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07/21/2019

Ukraine president wants to discuss coalition with Voice party Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Sunday said he wants to invite the Voice party, headed by rock star Sviatoslav Vakarchuk, for talks about forming a governing coalition in parliament....
22:13, 07/21/2019

White House's Kushner to finalize Palestinian economic plan on Middle East tour - official White House senior adviser Jared Kushner will lead a U.S. delegation on a tour of the Middle East to finalize details of his proposed $50 billion economic development plan for the Palestinians, Jordan, Egypt and Lebanon, an administration official s...
22:13, 07/21/2019

Ukraine president's party believes it won 13 out of 13 constituencies in Kiev Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's party has probably won all 13 constituencies in Kiev in Sunday's snap parliamentary election, party leader Dmytro Razumkov told reporters....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Air strikes kill 11 in Syria's Idlib: Observatory Air strikes killed at least 11 people in rebel-held northwestern Syria on Sunday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported, and the Syrian state news agency said the army had repelled an attack by militants in the area....
22:13, 07/21/2019

On course for election win, Ukraine president offers alliance with rock star's party Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's party took a commanding lead in Sunday's snap parliamentary election, handing the novice politician a broader mandate for driving change and tackling corruption in the war-scarred nation....
22:13, 07/21/2019

U.S. to press Pakistan PM on Afghan peace, terrorism crackdown U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to press Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan for help on ending the war in Afghanistan and fighting militants when the two leaders meet at the White House on Monday amid their countries' strained relations....
22:13, 07/21/2019

South Africa's Ramaphosa seeks review of 'flawed' graft watchdog report South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said he will seek an urgent judicial review of what he described as an irretrievably flawed report in which the country's graft watchdog said he misled parliament over a campaign donation....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Mexico says United States cites Mexican efforts in stemming migration U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo recognized the "significant advances of Mexican operations" in reducing migrant flows to the United States, part of an agreement between the nations, Mexico's foreign ministry said on Sunday....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Qatar 'cautiously following' recent developments in Strait of Hormuz Qatar said on Sunday it was "cautiously following" recent developments in the Strait of Hormuz and incidents affecting regional and international shipping lines....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Saudi minister says Iran's actions are unacceptable Saudi Arabia's minister of state for foreign affairs on Sunday condemned Iran's seizure of a British flagged tanker in the Strait of Hormuz and urged the international community to take action to deter such "unacceptable" behavior....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Villagers, firefighters battle huge blazes in central Portugal As flames closed in on villages in central Portugal on Sunday afternoon, locals were forced to take matters into their own hands, protecting their homes from huge wildfires with buckets of water and hosepipes as strong winds fanned the blaze....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Ukraine hands President Zelenskiy's party a majority: polls Servant of the People — a new political party created by comedian-turned-president Volodymyr Zelenskiy — has gained nearly half the vote. Experts have said his party could "achieve a dominating position" in parliament....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Ubinas volcano in Peru erupts, spreading ash through the south A state of emergency has been declared in the area around the volcano, which is in the Pacific "Ring of Fire." Nearly 30,000 people have been evacuated....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Sieren's China: Deceptive figures China's economy is growing more slowly than it has over the past almost 30 years. But if we focus only on this fact, we are underestimating the real challenge, says DW's Frank Sieren....
22:13, 07/21/2019

German ex-spy chief pushes Angela Merkel's CDU further right The former head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency has been accused of courting the far right following his sacking. Hans-Georg Maassen is the noisiest member of the conservative wing of Angela Merkel's CDU....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Tour de France: Emanuel Buchmann keeps impressing He might not have won a stage yet and might have lost a spot in the overall classification, but after the 15th stage of the 2019 Tour de France, German rider Emanuel Buchmann's chances of a podium finish have improved....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Shane Lowry wins British Open to claim first major Having overcome the disappointment of local lad Rory McIlroy missing the cut, the crowd at Royal Portrush golf course in Northern Ireland were still delighted to see an Irishman win. Lowry never surrendered his lead....
22:13, 07/21/2019

Cards call up Ravelo, Webb; Leone, Helsley sent down The St. Louis Cardinals made a bevy of moves on Sunday, which included recalling infielder Rangel Ravelo and left-hander Tyler Webb from Triple-A Memphis....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Swimming: Sun, Horton drama overshadows Peaty's WR, Ledecky shock Triple Olympic champion Sun Yang accused rival Mack Horton of disrespecting China on Sunday after the Australian refused to take the podium following their 400 meters freestyle clash at the world championships in Gwangju....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Athletics: Unstoppable Fraser-Pryce blazes to 100m glory in London Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce produced a superb display to outclass local favorite Dina Asher-Smith and Ivory Coast's Marie-Josee Ta Lou as she won the women's 100 meters in 10.78 seconds at the London Diamond League on Sunday....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Cycling: Ineos beaten again but still confident of Tour chances Team Ineos were dominated in the mountains again on Sunday, but the British outfit were confident time would play in their favor as the Tour de France heads into a grueling third week....
22:00, 07/21/2019

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Rybakina beats Tig to seal maiden title in Bucharest Kazakhstan's Elena Rybakina became the 10th player to collect a maiden WTA Tour title this year as she strolled past Patricia Maria Tig 6-2 6-0 in the Bucharest Open final on Sunday....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Lowry learns from bitter past to savor Open glory Shane Lowry described his British Open win on Sunday as like an "out of body experience" and for once the cliche of victory being "unbelievable" appeared utterly sincere....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Koepka shows he is human after all with mediocre final round Brooks Koepka showed he is fallible after all, four straight bogeys to start the final round costing the American any chance of winning the British Open on Sunday....
22:00, 07/21/2019

Irishman Lowry wins British Open at Royal Portrush Irishman Shane Lowry staved off the biggest nerves of his golfing life, handling the wind and the rain to win the British Open by six strokes amid emotional scenes at Royal Portrush on Sunday....
22:00, 07/21/2019

House Judiciary Chair Says President Trump Is Guilty of ‘High Crimes and Misdemeanors’ (WASHINGTON) — The House Judiciary Committee chairman said Sunday that this week’s hearing with Robert Mueller will air “very substantial evidence” of wrongdoing by President Donald Trump and make a public case for impeachment...
22:00, 07/21/2019

Kane labels halfway-line strike 'one of the best in my career' "Harry Kane described his stunning halfway-line strike against Juventus as \"one of the best goals\" of his career as the Italian champions were beaten 3-2 in an enthralling International Champions Cup contest in Singapore on Sunday."...
21:52, 07/21/2019

Police launch tear gas, protesters throw eggs as Hong Kong protest turns violent Walking in sweltering heat, Hong Kong protesters dressed in black carried a large banner that read “Independent Inquiry for Rule of Law.”        ...
21:52, 07/21/2019

The people of Puerto Rico are angry: Here is what's fueling a major protest planned for Monday A major demonstration is planned Monday in Puerto Rico in an unrelenting push to get Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign after a text message scandal.        ...
21:52, 07/21/2019

Ben Carson defends Trump over ‘go back’ tweets ​WASHINGTON – Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson ​on ​Sunday defended President Trump against accusations of racism. “He is not racist at all,” Carson told Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures.” “He lived in New York. Jesse Jackson gave ...
21:39, 07/21/2019

Sell ‘Wise Honest’ ship to pay NoKo debt to Otto Warmbier parents: judge A federal judge has given the green light for the sale of a seized North Korea vessel to pay down the judgement awarded to the parents of Otto Warmbier, who died after being detained in the hermit kingdom. Parents Frederick and Cynthia Warmbier won a...
21:39, 07/21/2019

Heartbreaking aerial shot shows elephant mutilated by poachers A heartbreaking image shows a mutilated elephant dead on the ground after poachers hacked its head in half to get its ivory tusks. South African photojournalist Justin Sullivan, 28, used a drone to capture the devastation caused by poaching, with the...
21:39, 07/21/2019

Iran Pairs Diplomacy with Military Pushback as Gulf Tensions Soar Ships plying the Strait of Hormuz are getting caught in the middle as Iran pushes back against U.S. sanctions and maneuvers around a more muscular American regional presence, raising the risk of direct military confrontation....
21:39, 07/21/2019

Secret Deal for Chinese Naval Outpost in Cambodia Raises U.S. Fears of Beijing's Ambitions China has signed a secret agreement allowing its armed forces to use a Cambodian navy base, as Beijing works to boost its ability to project military power around the globe, according to U.S. and allied officials familiar with the matter....
21:39, 07/21/2019

Anonymous chat apps fuels both free speech and cyberbullying When the anonymous social media app YOLO was launched in May 2019, it topped the iTunes downloads chart after just one week, despite the lack of a major marketing campaign. Designed to be used with social network Snapchat, YOLO lets users invite peop...
21:39, 07/21/2019

Thousands of bones discovered in Vatican crypt in search for missing teenager Thousands of bones have been unearthed in two ossuaries discovered in the Vatican City, as part of an ongoing search for clues into the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl more than three decades ago....
21:39, 07/21/2019

Box office: 'The Lion King' rules with $185 million debut LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Simba and Mufasa reigned supreme this weekend as Disney's "The Lion King" dominated box office charts. Director Jon Favreau's remake of the animated classic collected a massive $185 million from 4,756 North American theat...
21:39, 07/21/2019

Ryan Adams breaks silence after sexual misconduct allegations, suggests musical comeback Ryan Adams spoke out for the first time in months following a flurry of sexual misconduct and emotional abuse allegations he faced in a bombshell New York Times report in February, hinting that he was gunning for a comeback....
21:26, 07/21/2019

Lori Loughlin's home life calming down following 'initial shock' of college admissions scandal bust Lori Loughlin is enjoying a newfound calm at home for the first time since she and husband Mossimo Giannulli were busted in the nationwide college admissions scandal in March....
21:26, 07/21/2019

'You're breathtaking': Keanu Reeves pulls another classic Keanu move, surprises fans The internet's new boyfriend, Keanu Reeves, found a way to surprise fans while on the way to the set of "Bill & Ted Face the Music" in Louisiana.        ...
21:26, 07/21/2019

It's good to be king: Disney's 'The Lion King' remake rakes in a record-setting $185M 'The Lion King' remake is a huge hit, setting a July record. But Disney has more to celebrate: 'Avengers: Endgame' is officially bigger than 'Avatar.'        ...
21:26, 07/21/2019

Summer's biggest movie stars since 1980: Will Smith, Tom Hanks and more The most captivating actors manage to deliver box-office smash hits again and again. These are Hollywood's biggest summer movie stars since 1980.        ...
21:26, 07/21/2019

Ancient fossil offers clues as to when mammals learned how to eat We humans tend to take our ability to chew and swallow for granted, but as mammals we actually have a pretty complicated system of bones and muscles helping us tackle our pizza slices and steaks. Determining when mammals developed their unique style ...
21:26, 07/21/2019

Let’s sort the Earth out first before reaching for other planets | Letters Readers respond to the 50th anniversary of the moon landings and the future of space explorationMy husband and I felt a little discombobulated when we read “The moon was once a frontier. But new worlds now beckon” (Journal, 20 July).On the TV and in ...
21:13, 07/21/2019

Thousands of human bones found in crypt by investigators trying to unravel mystery of missing girl Emanuela Orlandi Thousands of human bones have been unearthed in a cavernous underground space near a Vatican cemetery by investigators trying to unravel the mystery of the disappearance of a teenage girl who vanished in the Vatican City in 1983....
21:13, 07/21/2019

Grandfather rushed to hospital after car drives 'at speed' towards crowds at cemetery A grandfather has been seriously injured as a car drove at speed through a cemetery, as thousands of people attended an annual blessing of the graves service in Ireland....
21:13, 07/21/2019

White House Ghoul Stephen Miller Tries to Distract from Trump’s Racism—With More Racism White House senior policy adviser and epic hack Stephen Miller has the personal attributes of being extremely arrogant and, at the same time, not very bright....
21:00, 07/21/2019

Former Trudeau adviser Gerald Butts playing key role in Liberal campaign Butts, a close long-time friend of Trudeau, resigned in February amid the SNC-Lavalin controversy, citing that anonymous sources alleged he pressured former Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould to assist the Quebec engineering giant to be considered...
21:00, 07/21/2019

Elizabeth May says Greens will work with any party that has a serious plan for the climate With three months until Canadians vote in the next federal election, Green party leader Elizabeth May says her big hope for the final result is a minority government over which she can exert some influence....
21:00, 07/21/2019

29 former MPs looking to make a comeback in fall election Most of the 29 former MPs running in this year's campaign were defeated in 2015 and are looking to regain their former seats in a new political environment....
21:00, 07/21/2019

Trump Administration Announces Changes to Citizenship Test Because the white nationalists immigration hardliners in the executive branch just can’t help themselves from showing their true colors, Trump administration officials announced major changes to the mandatory test required to become a naturalized cit...
21:00, 07/21/2019

Miss Michigan Loses Crown Because of Racist, Islamophobic Tweets MAGA Twitter is enraged at officials of the oldest international beauty pageant for dethroning a beauty queen after racist and Islamophobic tweets surfaced on the Twitter account of a Trump supporter and reigning Miss Michigan....
21:00, 07/21/2019

| Meddling, collusion, obstruction: What the Mueller probe found Special Counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page report capped an investigation that began in July 2016 after the FBI took alarm at Russian meddling in the presidential election battle....
21:00, 07/21/2019

| Four killed over withcraft allegations in India Four members of a family including two women have been killed by fellow villagers in central India's tribal heartland over allegations of witchcraft, authorities have said....
21:00, 07/21/2019

| Australian woman allegedly beheads mother in 'horrific' crime An Australian woman charged with murder has been sent for a medical assessment amid reports she decapitated her mother and left the head outside a neighbour's house....
21:00, 07/21/2019

Metro Bank plots £500m loan sale to Cerberus The embattled high street lender Metro Bank is this weekend applying the finishing touches to a £500m deal to‎ offload a mortgage portfolio back to a major US hedge fund....
21:00, 07/21/2019

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight, overpowered staff and escaped, officials say Four teenagers escaped a juvenile justice facility in Jacksonville, Florida, on Saturday night after staging a fight in their room and overpowering the staff members who responded, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said in a tweet....
21:00, 07/21/2019

Washington Monument turned into Saturn V rocket for Apollo anniversary The Washington Monument looked more like Kennedy Space Center this weekend, when a life-size projection of the Saturn V rocket that carried the first astronauts to the moon lit up the sky-scraping memorial. The display was part of show Friday and Sat...
20:52, 07/21/2019

Hundreds of firefighters tackle wildfires in Portugal, village evacuated Hundreds of firefighters are currently working to combat serious wildfires in central Portugal that ripped through the region, forcing evacuations on Sunday, while injuring 12 civilians and eight firefighters, according to authorities....
20:52, 07/21/2019

Hong Kong marchers pelt Beijing Liaison Office with eggs in latest protest Hundreds of thousands of pro-democracy marchers took the streets of Hong Kong Sunday, marking the sixth straight week of anti-government rallies in the Chinese city....
20:52, 07/21/2019

Daughter decapitated mother in Australia home in front of 4-year-old grandson, police say A woman in Australia has been arrested on murder charges after she allegedly decapitated her mother Saturday following an argument in front of a 4-year-old grandson, according to police....
20:52, 07/21/2019

Venezuelan fighter jet 'aggressively shadowed' Navy aircraft over Caribbean Sea, US military says A U.S. Navy intelligence aircraft was "aggressively shadowed" by a Venezuelan fighter jet over the Caribbean Sea on Friday in a move that U.S. officials are calling "unprofessional" and endangered the safety of those on board....
20:52, 07/21/2019

Apple Watch’s heart rate monitor credit with saving another man’s life The Apple Watch may have initially been positioned as a fashion accessory — thanks in large part to Jony Ive — but it soon became apparent that its fitness and health-tracking features were what really attracted users to the device. Over ...
20:52, 07/21/2019

The return of Veronica Mars takes us on an explosive “Spring Break Forever" “I spent my first 19 years trying to escape my hometown of Neptune. Made it out, then after a decade away, decided Neptune needed me and I needed it. I was wrong on both counts. Neptune didn’t need another private investigator: It needed an enema.”...
20:52, 07/21/2019

Harley Quinn is gonna make it after all in the bloody trailer for her DC Universe animated series When DC Universe’s Harley Quinn cartoon was first unveiled back in October, the announcement clip was so obvious about the Deadpool-style self-referential shtick it was going for that Harley herself actually referenced the canceled Deadpool cartoon. ...
20:52, 07/21/2019

In “Chino And The Man,” Veronica Mars addresses true crime, Big Dick's buddy, & "New Logan" While Veronica gave an understandable reason for refusing Logan’s marriage proposal in the season premiere, her opening voiceover in “Chino And The Man” takes a turn by further explaining that she felt like Logan “proposed on a lark.” Whether that’s ...
20:52, 07/21/2019

DC Universe details new seasons of Young Justice, Doom Patrol, and Titans It would’ve been impossible for anyone to follow Marvel’s instant-classic San Diego Comic-Con showing last night, where the studio confirmed multiple new movies, announced that Natalie Portman is going to return as The Mighty Thor, and revealed that ...
20:52, 07/21/2019

With “Keep Calm And Party On,” Veronica Mars’ need to be right blows up in everyone's face While there, naturally, had to be a lot of exposition and character introductions in the first two episodes, “Keep Calm And Party On” is the first episode where things can just be. And in being, a lot happens. In fact, despite only being the third ep...
20:52, 07/21/2019

As spring break gets deadlier, Veronica Mars visits the ghosts (and boyfriends) of seasons past Only four episodes in, the fourth season of Veronica Mars is surprisingly dense. Except for the Maloof family ring (presumably) and Dick Casablancas’ acting career and life as “King of Spring Break”), everything has ended up being in service to the l...
20:52, 07/21/2019

Sturgill Simpson announces new album… and companion anime Musicians have been pairing their creative work with some kind of visual component for decades, typically just with traditional music videos, but sometimes a piece of music warrants a more complex companion piece, like Paul Thomas Anderson’s Thom Yor...
20:52, 07/21/2019

‘Lion King’ Remake Becomes Disney’s Latest Box-Office Smash Disney’s domestic market share for the year stands at about 40 percent. On Sunday, “Avengers: Endgame” passed “Avatar” to rank as the No. 1 ticket-seller on record....
20:39, 07/21/2019

Watch: Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision Forty-year-old Manny Pacquiao proved age is no problem by ending Keith Thurman's undefeated record with a victory by split decision to win the World Boxing Association welterweight title....
20:39, 07/21/2019

Greg Hardy wins latest UFC fight in just 45 seconds Like him or not, you’re going to be seeing more of Greg Hardy in the UFC. The former NFL defensive lineman won his sixth professional MMA fight Saturday night, defeating Juan Adams 45 seconds into the heavyweight bout by TKO. Hardy is 2-1 since...
20:39, 07/21/2019

Luke Voit back in Yankees lineup day after taking fastball to face Luke Voit didn’t leave the game immediately after being hit in the face by a 91 MPH fastball on Saturday, so it was no surprise he was in the lineup on Sunday. Voit said he was “all good” before the Yankees finished their series against the Rockies &...
20:39, 07/21/2019

What futures odds can tell you about NL pennant race Baseball bettors will get a great chance to evaluate and handicap 2019 league pennant chases the next few days. Playoff contenders are going head-to-head in prominent local and national telecasts. VSiN will devote Sunday and Monday to getting you cau...
20:39, 07/21/2019

Irishman Shane Lowry wins British Open for first career major It was never in doubt. Irishman Shane Lowry thrived as the Sunday leader at Royal Portrush, winning the 148th British Open for his first career major. Lowry, who finished 15-under after a 1-over 72 in the final round, became the fifth Irish winner of...
20:39, 07/21/2019

Brett Gardner scratched from Yankees lineup with sore knee Brett Gardner was scratched from Sunday’s lineup with a sore left knee, according to Aaron Boone, adding to the injury issues the Yankees have faced throughout the season — especially with their outfielders. Boone expected Gardner to be availab...
20:39, 07/21/2019

Tommy Fleetwood rides the storm but fails to capsize Shane Lowry at Open | Kevin Mitchell It was no disgrace for Fleetwood to finish six shots behind sentimental favourite who held him at bay through driving rainThe Sabbath was never a day for gambling in these parts and Tommy Fleetwood resisted the temptation in picking his way around a ...
20:39, 07/21/2019

England win World Cup bronze medal to mark Tracey Neville’s departure • Roses beat South Africa 58-42 in third place play-off• Neville wants to help netball’s professional expansionEven as Tracey Neville confirmed that her team’s bronze-medal win against South Africa was her last game in charge, she immediately admitte...
20:39, 07/21/2019

Dina Asher-Smith proud to finish second in 100m final in quality field • Asher-Smith lost out to Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce • Lynsey Sharp and men’s 4x100m relay excelled in victoryDina Asher-Smith was given a close-up view of what it will take to become a true sprint champion as she lost the 100m final at the Anniversary ...
20:39, 07/21/2019

Ireland’s Shane Lowry stays calm to win first major at the Open as rivals fade • 32-year-old becomes Ireland’s second Open champion• England’s Tommy Fleetwood finished second on nine underPadraig Harrington, Graeme McDowell, Rory McIlroy, Darren Clarke … Shane Lowry. We will soon have to amend the great book of Irish cliche to ...
20:39, 07/21/2019

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years, England take bronze "New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years."...
20:26, 07/21/2019

Anniversary Games round-up: Unstoppable Fraser-Pryce blazes to 100m glory in London "Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce stormed to victory in the women\u0027s 100m at the Anniversary Games as Dina Asher-Smith had to settle for second at the London Stadium."...
20:26, 07/21/2019

The Breakaway: There was confusion, they didn’t know what to do "In today’s Breakaway, the team detail why Geraint Thomas remains the favourite for the Tour (00:35) despite Team Ineos’ relative lack of direction (01:50), and the risks associated with a two-pronged attack (04:00). Why Julian Alaphilippe’s overzeal...
20:26, 07/21/2019

Thomas: ‘My legs were good… I wanted to go earlier’ "Geraint Thomas admits he felt \"stuck between a rock and a hard place\" after failing to take full advantage of the first sign of cracks from Julian Alaphilippe."...
20:26, 07/21/2019

Team Ineos beaten again but still confident of Tour chances "Team Ineos were dominated in the mountains again on Sunday, but the British outfit were confident time would play in their favour as the Tour de France heads into a gruelling third week."...
20:26, 07/21/2019

WATCH: Yates triumphs as stuttering Alaphilippe saves yellow "Britain\u0027s Simon Yates won the 15th stage of the Tour de France, a 185-km mountain trek from Limoux, while Frenchman Thibaut Pinot emerged as the strongest main contender after the Pyrenean leg of the race on Sunday. Highlights of Stage 15 of th...
20:26, 07/21/2019

'I felt stuck between a rock and a hard place,' admits frustrated Thomas "Geraint Thomas admits he felt \"stuck between a rock and a hard place\" after failing to take full advantage of the first sign of cracks in Julian Alaphilippe’s bid to be crowned Tour de France champion."...
20:26, 07/21/2019

Yes, you actually should be using emojis at work This is how formality in business communications dies, not with a whimper, but with a parti-colored riot of modern-day hieroglyphics, denoting everything from collaboration to dissent....
20:26, 07/21/2019

Cat filter activates during police live stream about double murder Police in British Columbia, Canada, issued an apology Friday after a cat filter was mistakenly applied to a live stream of a news conference about a double murder....
20:26, 07/21/2019

Marko Arnautovic scores on Shanghai SIPG debut after West Ham exit Marko Arnautovic headed home on his Chinese Super League debut on Sunday as defending champions Shanghai SIPG were held to a 2-2 draw by Chongqing Lifan on a day when Beijing Guoan finally relinquished top spot....
20:26, 07/21/2019

This record company wants $800 for their Woodstock 50th anniversary box set Spread across 38 compact discs and 36 hours, "Woodstock - Back to the Garden: The Definitive 50th Anniversary Archive" features almost every note of music performed at the iconic 1969 festival....
20:26, 07/21/2019

Disney bought Marvel for $4 billion in 2009. It's made $18.2 billion at the box office since Since release its first Disney produced Marvel movie in 2012, the company has earned more than $18.2 billion at the global box office. And it's already on its way to make billions more....
20:26, 07/21/2019

Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition falls short of super-majority needed to change Japan's constitution Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition secured a majority in Japan's upper house of parliament in elections Sunday but will not reach the super-majority needed to propose constitutional revisions....
20:26, 07/21/2019

United talks with Lille winger Pepe 'progressing' "Manchester United have stepped up their pursuit of Nicolas Pepe, with The Sunday Times reporting that they are in pole position to land the Lille winger."...
20:26, 07/21/2019

Opinion: In a place obsessed with identity, Shane Lowry is a champion fans can relate to Shane Lowry looks like a man more likely to guard Claret Jug than have his name engraved on it, but he's one you'd want to drink from it with.        ...
20:26, 07/21/2019

Irishman Shane Lowry wins British Open at Royal Portrush Irishman Shane Lowry won the British Open by six shots in what has to be considered the greatest Irish victory since the tournament began in 1860.        ...
20:26, 07/21/2019

Shane Lowry Weathers Storm To Win British Open, First Major In desperately difficult conditions, Shane Lowry's one-over par final round was still more than enough as he finished on 15-under for the tournament to claim the Claret Jug....
20:26, 07/21/2019

Watch this paper doll do sit-ups thanks to new kind of “artificial muscle” A new twist on a special kind of polymer is what enables this paper doll to do calisthenics. A new twist on lightweight organic materials shows promise for artificial-muscle applications. Chinese scientists spiked a crystalline organic material wit...
20:13, 07/21/2019

The Greatest Leap, part 6: After Apollo, NASA still searching for an encore Video shot by Joshua Ballinger, edited and produced by Jing Niu and David Minick. Click here for transcript. (video link) And then it was all over. After the drama of Apollo 13, the final four human missions to the Moon in 1971 and 1972 flew smoothl...
20:13, 07/21/2019

|PepsiCotakesAfricafootholdwithR24.4bnPioneerFoodsdeal PepsiCo has agreed to buy South Africa’s Pioneer Foods for about R24.4bn, adding local brands such as Weet-Bix and Ceres fruit juice to ignite a push across the continent....
20:13, 07/21/2019

|WATCH:ThesearetheelectrifiedcarsbuiltinBritain There's an impressive number of fully-electric and hybrid cars crafted in Britain - and not all are from firms based here, either. We've listed the electrified cars built within our borders......
20:13, 07/21/2019

|'Ihaveseenandtouchedthespyingequipmentusedbytherogueunit'–Moyane Former SARS boss Tom Moyane has weighed in on the SARS 'rogue unit' which he said investigators found to be established illegally and performed illegal activities....
20:13, 07/21/2019

|BorisJohnsonfacesafightforsurvivalbeforehe'sevenwon Boris Johnson has not even entered Number 10 Downing Street as Britain’s prime minister and already he is facing a battle to keep the government he hopes to lead alive....
20:13, 07/21/2019

|Eskom'sR17bnemergencyfundinginspotlightasParlyconsidersappropriationsbill The National Assembly this week will consider the 2019 Appropriation Bill, which includes emergency funding of R17bn for Eskom, authorised by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni in April....
20:13, 07/21/2019

Patrick Stewart's 'Star Trek: Picard' boldly melds past and present in Comic-Con trailer 'Star Trek' gave the San Diego Comic-Con crowd a peek at its expanding universe, including a new trailer for Patrick Stewart's 'Picard' return.        ...
20:13, 07/21/2019

With stocks at all-time highs, here's how to navigate earnings season using ETFs With earnings season in full swing, exchange-traded fund experts Tom Lydon and Ric Edelman share their takes on the top ways to play the upcoming reports....
20:13, 07/21/2019

RPT-UPDATE 1-A rally and a redirect: why the markets are so focused on the Fed When New York Fed President John Williams talked about the need to "vaccinate the economy" on Thursday, markets listened. And when the New York Fed itself spoke up later to clarify his remarks, investors were again all ears....
20:13, 07/21/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Tanker incident weighs on Saudi, profit taking hurts Kuwait Saudi Arabia's stock index declined on Sunday, as political concerns weighed on investors after Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker in the Gulf. Britain called Iran's action against the Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz on Friday a...
20:13, 07/21/2019

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Prospect of Fed cut pushing dividend investors into tech, energy An expected interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve later this month is pushing yield-oriented U.S. fund managers further afield in search of income at attractive prices....
20:13, 07/21/2019

South Africa’s president responds to critical report South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that he will urgently challenge in court a report by the country’s corruption watchdog that found he misled lawmakers about a contribution to his presidential campaign...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Two airlines cancel flights to Cairo after Britain warns of ‘heightened risk of terrorism’ The flights were canceled over unspecified security concerns after the British government warned of a “heightened risk of terrorism against aviation” in Egypt....
20:00, 07/21/2019

Inclusive peace in Afghanistan means ‘women at the centre’ urges UN deputy chief in Kabul The UN deputy chief issued an impassioned plea on Sunday for Afghans to reconcile with the past and put “women at the centre” of all efforts to forge a durable peace, and a truly inclusive political process where women’s voices are truly heard. ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

The Pig Fat Sleds and ‘Flying’ Stones of Stonehenge An innovative professor proposes that Britain’s ancient people moved the massive megaliths used to build the world famous stone circle, Stonehenge, by ‘greasing giant sleds with pig lard’ and sliding the stones across the landscape. ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Artificial Intelligence Inching Closer to Deciphering Long Lost Languages With new technology available to us, we’re inching closer to the end of the days when deciphering ancient languages is a painstaking task filled with frustration and confusion. ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Ancient Plants Revive After Being Trapped in Ice for 400 Years Scientists visiting Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic discovered something remarkable and fascinating. Led by Catherine LaFarge, a geologist from the University of Alberta in Edmonton (Canada), they were exploring an area called the Sverdrup Pa...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Never be an ego lifter: personal trainers' 12 secrets of succesful exercise Free advice from fitness professionals? What’s not to like? Here’s how to train harder, smarter and cheaper, whether you’re a beginner or an old handIs there any group of people better qualified to comment on fitness habits than personal trainers? Fr...
20:00, 07/21/2019

How to practise good post-sex hygiene To steer clear of infection, use a condom, avoid harsh soaps and douching, and empty your bladder within 15 minutes of intercourseThe most important rule for any sexually active woman is to empty their bladder within 15 minutes of sex. Whether it is ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Five ways to minimise jet lag There is no way to prevent the condition – but pre-empting the time difference, avoiding alcohol and exposing yourself to natural light can help reduce its effects Continue reading......
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Playing cat and mouse over posh nosh | Brief letters Sajid Javid | Iranian crisis | Cafod | Feline eating habits | Holidays | Izal |• In his first 12 months as home secretary, Sajid Javid sent 8,637 people back where they came from.Prof Becky TunstallUniversity of York• Our 19th-century forebears would...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Child among those killed as fire rips through Queens home A raging fire tore through a Queens home early Sunday, leaving two people dead — one of them a 7-year-old girl, according to authorities. In total, two people were killed — the little girl and a 50-year-old woman — and another two teens injured when ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein lost interest when girls ‘lost their braces’: detective Jeffrey Epstein lost all sexual interest in his alleged victims as soon as they “lost their braces and their pubescent look,” according to a former cop who’s been investigating the convicted pedophile for more than a decade. But Eps...
20:00, 07/21/2019

California couple arrested after strangling newborn baby in hospital, police say An Oxnard couple has been arrested in connection with the death of a newborn baby, police said Friday.        ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Hawking ice cream, asking bad guys to chill: Triple-digit heat sizzles across much of US Screaming heat prompts officials to issue dire warnings, hawk ice cream and even urge criminals to stay home and binge-watch Netflix.        ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

4 teens escape juvenile justice facility in Florida after staging a fight Two of the teenagers who escaped a juvenile justice facility in Florida have been located. The other two and a stolen vehicle 'could be anywhere.'        ...
20:00, 07/21/2019

Japanese PM Abe's ruling coalition keeps majority in low-turnout election Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling coalition is projected to maintain its majority in Japan's upper house of parliament, according to exit polls shortly after voting closed Sunday evening....
19:52, 07/21/2019

Radio recordings: Iran wanted to inspect tanker before seizure Radio exchanges featuring Iranian coastguards telling a British Royal Navy frigate that they wanted to inspect one of two captured British-linked tankers for security reasons....
19:52, 07/21/2019

Should I quit college for a job opportunity? My internship is going so well that the firm wants to offer me a full-time job, while I finish my degree part-time in the evening. I have only one year to go and I was kind of looking forward to my senior year. But to have a job now is amazing and ta...
19:52, 07/21/2019

How to tell if you’re officially burned out Job burnout isn’t just an expression — it’s now a bona fide medical disorder. In May, the World Health Organization classified job burnout as “a syndrome conceptualized as resulting from chronic workplace stress that has not been successfully managed...
19:52, 07/21/2019

Fisherman calmly drags a live shark by its tail Forget running screaming from the sea — this brave fisherman calmly dragged a large shark by the tail. Wild video shows the unidentified fisherman slowly pulling the live shark — looking almost as long as he is tall — back into the ...
19:52, 07/21/2019

Heat wave relief in sight after scorching temps blamed for several deaths, buckled roads A dangerous heat wave that has seared more than 200 million Americans from the Central U.S. to the East Coast over the weekend is about to come to an end, after being linked to several deaths, canceling events, and even causing roads to buckle....
19:52, 07/21/2019

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of July 21) The month of major Netflix originals continues this week as Orange is the New Black returns for its seventh and final season. The prison dramedy helped put Netflix on the map way back in 2013 as a genuine player in the increasingly crowded TV landsca...
19:52, 07/21/2019

Republicans Are Going to Great Lengths to Distract from Trump’s Racism A week has passed since Donald Trump tweeted an undeniably racist message about four Democratic congresswomen, telling them to “go back” to the “crime infested places from which they came.” But the outrage hasn’t abated. Nor should it. And Republican...
19:52, 07/21/2019

Justin Bieber calls out Trump for helping A$AP Rocky but not letting 'kids out of cages' Justin Bieber called out President Donald Trump for helping to free rapper A$AP Rocky from prison in Sweden but seeming to care much less for children being detained at the border....
19:52, 07/21/2019

Video: Why it's a bad idea to call for refuelling in Formula 1 FIA president Jean Todt and the Grand Prix Drivers' Association have recently suggested that Formula 1 should consider refueling as a way to spice up the racing in the championship...
19:39, 07/21/2019

Shinzo Abe’s Party Headed to Victory in Japan Elections, Securing His Place in History Mr. Abe’s party won a majority in the upper house of Parliament on Sunday, the public broadcaster NHK said, which would make him the country’s longest-serving prime minister....
19:39, 07/21/2019

Taliban Attack Security Checkpoint and Hospital in Pakistan At least nine people were killed, including six police officers, and 30 others wounded in a two-pronged assault in the northwest of the country, officials said....
19:39, 07/21/2019

Nadler: Mueller testimony could begin Trump impeachment proceedings ​WASHINGTON – The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee ​on ​Sunday suggested ​former special ​counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony this week could kick off impeachment proceedings against President Trump. “The (Mueller) report presents very substa...
19:39, 07/21/2019

Trump crashes MAGA-themed wedding, prompting ‘USA’ chants President Trump made a guest appearance at a wedding at his Bedminster, NJ, golf resort on Saturday that left the bride and groom chanting “USA! USA!” The president, who’s spending the weekend at the resort, walked into the wedding ...
19:39, 07/21/2019

Former Maldives president pleads not guilty to charges of money laundering Abdulla Yameen, the former president of the Maldives, pled not guilty to charges of money laundering on Sunday, in the first hearing of a criminal court trial into the matter....
19:39, 07/21/2019

Davis' 2-out, 2-run single in 9th lifts A's over Twins 5-4 Khris Davis lined a two-out, two-run single off the glove of diving first baseman Ehire Adrianza in the ninth inning and the Oakland Athletics won again, beating the Minnesota Twins 5-4       ...
19:26, 07/21/2019

One meal changed Tennessee QB Jarrett Guarantano's relationship with Jeremy Pruitt Reservation was for four. Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt and his wife Casey invited QB Jarrett Guarantano and his girlfriend to their house for dinner.       ...
19:26, 07/21/2019

Lorenzo White can laugh now that College Football Hall of Fame finally let him in Lorenzo White is proud of still being Michigan State's all-time leading rusher, though he's not over the Heisman Trophy that got away.       ...
19:26, 07/21/2019

Sunday Comics: Avoid The Obvious Joke Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
19:13, 07/21/2019

A Modder Has Spent Years Adding Spider-Man Into GTA San Andreas J16D is a modder who has created a lot of different mods for Grand Theft Auto San Andreas. But one particular idea has been lodged in their brain since at least 2015. J16D has been working on and improving a simple idea: Bring Spider-Man and his web-...
19:13, 07/21/2019

Sony's best noise-canceling headphones are at their lowest price ever The Sony WH-1000XM3 are the best noise-canceling headphones money can buy, and right now they're majorly discounted.       ...
19:13, 07/21/2019

Japan's pro-constitutional revision force to lose 2/3 majority in upper house: NHK Japan's ruling coalition and pro-constitutional revision allies were certain to lose the two-thirds upper house majority needed to push ahead with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's proposal to revise the pacifist constitution, public broadcaster NHK said....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Britain weighs response to Iran Gulf crisis with few good options Britain was weighing its next moves in the Gulf tanker crisis on Sunday, with few good options apparent as a recording emerged showing that the Iranian military defied a British warship when it boarded and seized a ship three days ago....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Egypt expresses dismay to UK envoy over British Airways flight suspension Egypt's aviation minister on Sunday expressed his dismay over British Airways' decision to suspend flights to the Egyptian capital to the UK's ambassador to Cairo....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Two severely-disabled candidates win seats in Japan upper house vote Two wheelchair-bound candidates won seats in Japan's upper house vote on Sunday, media projections showed, a sign of changing attitudes towards disabled people in a country where they have long been encouraged to stay in the shadow....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Japan pro-constitution reform forces fall short of 2/3 upper house majority: NHK Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc won a solid majority in Japan's upper house election on Sunday, but his coalition and its other allies fell short of the two-thirds majority needed to push ahead with revising the pacifist constitution, a proje...
19:13, 07/21/2019

South Africa's Ramaphosa seeks judicial review of graft watchdog's allegations South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday said he would seek an urgent judicial review of a report in which the country's graft watchdog concluded that he misled parliament over a campaign donation....
19:13, 07/21/2019

U.S. says Venezuelan plane aggressively shadowed a U.S. military aircraft The U.S. military on Sunday accused a Venezuelan fighter aircraft of "aggressively" shadowing a U.S. Navy EP-3 Aries II plane over international airspace, in yet another sign of the increasing hostility between the two nations....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets, tear gas as protests descend into chaos Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas in running clashes with protesters late on Sunday amid chaotic scenes as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by Beijing....
19:13, 07/21/2019

| Yates wins, Thomas survives TDF summit battle Briton Simon Yates won stage 15 on the Tour de France as a frantic struggle between the main contenders saw Thibaut Pinot again take time off his rivals with a late attack....
19:13, 07/21/2019

| Rybakina too strong for new mother Tig in Bucharest Elena Rybakina opened her WTA account on Sunday with a comprehensive 6-2, 6-0 victory over the unranked Romanian Patricia Tig in the Bucharest Open final....
19:13, 07/21/2019

| Midfield: Rassie's only murky Bok area The clear signs of World Cup appetite from Frans Steyn bode well for the Springboks in their one relatively thin department, at centre, says Rob Houwing....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Slovenia to deploy troops to boost patrols for migrants Slovenia’s army says 35 troops will join police in patrolling borders in the southwest of the country after increased numbers of migrants have been spotted in the area...
19:13, 07/21/2019

Voit thought 'broken jaw' when hit by Bettis pitch Yankees slugger Luke Voit said he remembered when Giancarlo Stanton's jaw was broken by Milwaukee's Mike Fiers five years ago when he took a pitch to the face on Saturday....
19:13, 07/21/2019

César Pelli obituary Distinguished architect who designed the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and One Canada Square in LondonCésar Pelli will be remembered as a designer of world-beating skyscrapers, but for him the quality of his projects was more important t...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Old men by the sea: Tennessee banker takes Hemingway lookalike contest Joe Maxey, 68, beats 141 other author impersonatorsLong-running event shows importance of being ErnestA retired banker from Tennessee beat 141 other white-bearded contenders to win the coveted Ernest Hemingway Look-Alike Contest in Key West, Florida,...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Nadler: Mueller has evidence of Trump high crimes and misdemeanours House judiciary chair would initiate impeachment proceedingsOpinion: Of course Trump is a racist – and Wall Street knows itRobert Mueller will go to Congress on Wednesday to testify before two House committees about his report on Russian election int...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Brexit party activist says he obtained Kim Darroch cables Steven Edginton says his name was left out of original story to avoid ‘possible controversy’New questions have emerged over leaks of confidential UK diplomatic cables criticising Donald Trump after a 19-year-old Brexit activist was revealed to be the...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Trump: The ‘Squad’ Dems should apologize to America ​President Trump ​on Sunday ​continued his attacks on four minority freshman Democrats, telling them they should “apologize” to America. “I don’t believe the four Congresswomen are capable of loving our Country. They should apologiz...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Texas mom who disappeared after concert date ‘could be in danger’: cops Police fear that a Texas mom who disappeared a week ago after going on a date “could be in danger,” according to reports. Erika Gaytan, 29, went to a show at the El Paso County Coliseum last Saturday – and never returned home to her...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Livestream fail gives cop cat ears and whiskers during murder case announcement Canadian cops were left “feline” foolish when they livestreamed a press conference on a double murder — and a cat filter left the chief officer with cats ears and whiskers. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police were giving a very seriou...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Cummings: AOC’s ‘Squad’ do ‘love their country’ ​Rep. Elijah Cummings defend​ed​ the four freshmen Democrats that President Trump has called on to “go back” to their original countries, saying their allegiance is to the Constitution and the American people. Asked about the president...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Audio captures dramatic moments before Iran seizes British tanker ​An audio recording released Sunday captured the dramatic moments as a British naval officer warned Iranian military forces against seizing a UK-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz, an incident that further roiled ​tense relations between Euro...
19:00, 07/21/2019

Stephen Miller defends Trump’s attacks on Dem ‘Squad’ ​WASHINGTON – Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace confronted senior White House advis​e​r Stephen Miller on President Trump’s long record of “playing the race card” – and the conversation got heated. “I’ve never called any of his tweets racist,” Walla...
19:00, 07/21/2019

HGTV hit 'Windy City Rehab' at war with Chicago over construction permits, jeopardizing series: report The popular HGTV show "Windy City Rehab" is in trouble with Chicago officials over construction permits. If the disputes are not resolved, it could jeopardize the future of one of the highest-rated shows on the channel....
19:00, 07/21/2019

New Zealanders turn in thousands of guns as buyback begins New Zealanders have handed over more than 10,000 guns, weapons parts and accessories in the first week of a buy-back scheme prompted by a mass shooting....
19:00, 07/21/2019

UK finance minister to quit if Johnson becomes PM British finance minister Philip Hammond says he'd resign if Boris Johnson became prime minister because he can't support a leader happy to leave the EU with no deal....
19:00, 07/21/2019

Mueller report shows evidence Trump committed crimes, senior House Democrat says The top Democrat on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee says he believes the Muller Report is "substantial evidence" that President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors....
19:00, 07/21/2019

Trump says Democratic congresswoman 'should apologize to America' U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday stepped up his attacks on four liberal Democrats in Congress, all women of color who have criticized his policies, calling on them to apologize as he himself faced charges of racism....
18:52, 07/21/2019

In Ukraine Snap Elections, New President Aims to Consolidate Power Volodymyr Zelensky, a former comedian who was elected in April, is seeking to strengthen his position by leading his party to control of the country’s Parliament....
18:52, 07/21/2019

Trump Sets the Terms on Racial Division. Do Democrats Know What to Do? Democratic candidates universally denounce Mr. Trump’s words, but disagreements exist on how the eventual presidential nominee should best respond on race....
18:52, 07/21/2019

Nine people killed in attack involving female suicide bomber At least nine people have been killed and 30 others were injured in Pakistan after a complex attack involving a suicide bomber, believed to be a woman wearing a burqa....
18:52, 07/21/2019

Tear gas fired as police and protesters clash in Hong Kong Police in Hong Kong have fired tear gas to disperse pro-democracy protesters - hours after a largely peaceful rally against a now-suspended extradition bill....
18:52, 07/21/2019

Dramatic audio released of Iran seizing British ship An audio recording reveals the tense moments before a British-flagged oil tanker was seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guard forces.        ...
18:52, 07/21/2019

'Alter your course': Dramatic audio released of Iran seizing British ship An audio recording reveals the tense moments before a British-flagged oil tanker was seized by Iranian forces rappelling to the ship's deck.        ...
18:52, 07/21/2019

The Bedoons: Kuwait's stateless minority For more than 50 years, the Bedoons have been living in Kuwait without citizenship status. Now, it seems this problematic situation is finally being addressed. There may be light at the end of the tunnel....
18:52, 07/21/2019

Opinion: Open discussions, not ingratiation The president-elect of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, wants a more objective debate about the rule of law in Europe. But that doesn't mean she'll cozy up to the populists, says DW's Rosalia Romaniec....
18:52, 07/21/2019

High Tax On Luxury Cars Restricting Market, Preventing Local Assembly Of More Models: Jaguar Land Ro The auto industry has been going through a slump in volumes since the past eight months and sales continue to remain disappointing as we move into the ninth month of this de-growth. Luxury carmakers......
18:52, 07/21/2019

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Breaks Cover As A Mid-Engined Sports Car One of the most highly anticipated cars globally, GM has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray C8 as the new version of the iconic American sports car. The new Chevy......
18:52, 07/21/2019

2019 Hyundai Elantra Facelift Spotted Testing Again In India A new set of spy images of the 2019 Hyundai Elantra Facelift have surfaced online giving us a closer look at the upcoming model. The India-spec next-generation model is likely to look identical to the......
18:52, 07/21/2019

1,800 firefighters battle wildfires in central Portugal Portuguese authorities say that about 1,800 firefighters are struggling to contain wildfires in central Portugal that have already injured 20 people, including eight firefighters...
18:52, 07/21/2019

US accuses Venezuela jet of aggressive action over Caribbean U.S. authorities say a Venezuelan fighter jet “aggressively shadowed” an American intelligence plane flying in international airspace over the Caribbean, underscoring rising tensions between the two nations...
18:52, 07/21/2019

De Blasio warns New Yorkers to take heat wave seriously As New Yorkers prepare to deal with record temps on Sunday — again — Mayor Bill de Blasio urged residents to take the weekend heatwave seriously. “This is really serious. This is not business as usual,” the mayor said on Good Morning Ame...
18:39, 07/21/2019

Teen in critical condition after being hit by ambulance: cops A teen is critical after being hit by an ambulance while crossing the street in Far Rockaway, cops said Sunday. The 19-year-old woman was walking in a crosswalk on Seagirt Avenue near Beach 26th Street in Queens just before 11:30 p.m. Saturday when s...
18:39, 07/21/2019

Heat index could hit 110 degrees in New York The sweltering heat wave that’s settled on the Big Apple continues today, with the mercury expected to hit 97 or higher by midday — along with a blistering heat index approaching 110 degrees. An excessive heat warning is in effect until 9 p.m. Sunda...
18:39, 07/21/2019

School safety agent charged with attacking girlfriend A school safety agent was arrested Sunday after attacking her girlfriend in Crown Heights, police said. The 23-year-old, Christelle Victor, allegedly pushed and dragged her 24-year-old girlfriend by her hair during a dispute in the girlfriend’s...
18:39, 07/21/2019

Marvel Proved at Comic Con That Killing Off the Avengers Was a Great Decision This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. RIP Iron Man. And Black Widow. And Vision. And Captain America’s youth. And Thor’s cocky confidence. The original Avengers lineup will be dearly missed. But it was also time for them to g...
18:39, 07/21/2019

Get a free pair of Galaxy Buds with Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus deals from Vodafone Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus is arguably the world's best phone (or at least in our opinion) but with a phone that great, comes...well a pretty massive price tag. So when you're paying that much, it would be nice to have some added ince...
18:39, 07/21/2019

UK finance minister to resign if Johnson becomes PM The UK's finance minister Philip Hammond has vowed to resign if Conservative Party leadership hopeful Boris Johnson becomes the next prime minister, as expected....
18:26, 07/21/2019

The Moon Landing Astronauts Had a Tough Time Back on Earth When Commanders Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins (yes there was a third guy, look it up!) left Earth, they were engineers, test pilots, and property of the U.S. government. When they returned to Earth, they were heroes, and they were t...
18:26, 07/21/2019

You Don't Need a 911 to Join the Safari Party The Safari scene is either overdone or just heating up depending on how you feel about it. When it comes to aircooled Porsche 911 aesthetic, the trend is still hot and might even be gaining momentum. But you don’t have to start with a super expensive...
18:26, 07/21/2019

Helmut Marko Says Sebastian Vettel Needs to Leave Ferrari to Get His Groove Back Helmut Marko, the guy who gave Sebastian Vettel his first job in Formula One driving for Red Bull, told German magazine Auto Bild that the German World Champion needs to consider leaving Ferrari in order to become successful again in the sport. Marko...
18:26, 07/21/2019

Golf: Lowry takes stranglehold on Open midway through final round Shane Lowry overcame a slow start and had one hand on the Claret Jug, five strokes clear of Englishman Tommy Fleetwood halfway through the final round at the British Open on Sunday....
18:26, 07/21/2019

Cycling: Pinot tames rivals again as Yates takes stage win Thibaut Pinot emerged as the strongest of the main contenders to win the Tour de France after dominating his rivals for the second successive day in the 15th stage, a 185-km mountain battle won by Briton Simon Yates on Sunday....
18:26, 07/21/2019

Idaho music event canceled amid immigration enforcement fear A music festival in southern Idaho has been canceled because organizers say they feared potential raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.        ...
18:26, 07/21/2019

Tainted alcohol kills 19 in Costa Rica, ministry says, urging caution Nineteen people have died from consuming alcohol tainted with toxic levels of methanol in Costa Rica, where the Ministry of Health issued a national alert....
18:26, 07/21/2019

Trump administration gives clinics more time to comply with abortion referral rules The Trump administration is giving taxpayer-funded family planning clinics more time to comply with its new rule that says they no longer can refer women for abortions....
18:26, 07/21/2019

How Neil and Buzz Almost Were Stranded on the Moon in 1969 Even after half a century, people still don’t know much about the little broken switch that nearly stranded Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the lunar surface in July of 1969. No one will ever be certain how the switch broke, but Aldrin is pre...
18:13, 07/21/2019

'20 Outback upgrades interior tech To expand the appeal of its perennial bestseller, Subaru of America is equipping the 2020 Outback with an 11.6-inch touch screen infotainment system. "The whole car is kind of designed around it," said one exec....
18:13, 07/21/2019

2019 Automotive Hall of Fame: Class of the titans At a July 18 ceremony in Detroit, newly inducted Automotive Hall of Famers Sergio Marchionne and Richard E. Dauch were remembered, while Pat Ryan and Janet Guthrie reminisced. Snapshots of the inductees:...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Will midengine Corvette be a conquest machine? The least expensive Porsche 911, the Carrera, starts at $92,350, including shipping, and has a six-cylinder engine with 125 hp less than the Corvette's 495-hp V-8....
18:13, 07/21/2019

Investors Look Forward to GDP Data Before Fed Decision Before the Federal Reserve can make its first interest-rate cut in a decade, investors will get a look at reports on new-home sales, durable-goods orders and second-quarter economic growth....
18:13, 07/21/2019

Coco Gauff, 15, enjoys homecoming celebrations after dream Wimbledon run – video Cori "Coco" Gauff said she is ' living prove that everything is possible' while celebrating her homecoming in Florida following a dream run at Wimbledon.The 15-year-old was the story of this year’s championships, attracting the largest British TV aud...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Dillian Whyte still has to wait for Deontay Wilder despite Oscar Rivas win • Heavyweight wants ‘to be busy’ after points victory• WBC ruled Whyte must get title shot by end of MayAfter another tough win on his treacherous climb to the top Dillian Whyte says he will not be tempted to put his feet up and wait for his overdue ...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Australia v New Zealand: Netball World Cup final – live! Follow score updates from the final in LiverpoolNew Zealand hold off England to reach finalEmail Niall here or tweet @niallmcveigh 5.03pm BST “The Kiwis’ intercept game is forcing Australia to play short. Scores square at quarter-time seems entirely...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Wesley Moraes: Aston Villa’s record signing with a remarkable backstory The £22m striker lost his father at nine, had a son when he was 15 and made it despite having one leg shorter than the otherNothing about Wesley Moraes Ferreira da Silva’s story is straightforward. Aston Villa’s club-record signing lost his father wh...
18:13, 07/21/2019

'Like pitching in a rainforest': MLB fans and players struggle in brutal heatwave Temperatures have soared across large parts of United StatesTeams have stopped taking batting practice in extreme heatAt Wrigley Field, mist machines tried to cool the crowd. At Yankee Stadium, only one player took batting practice on the field. In C...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Thomas profits from Alaphilippe’s late struggle as Simon Yates wins stage 15 • Simon Yates breaks clear to win second stage in four days • Thomas happy to gain time back on Alaphilippe on final climbSimon Yates soloed to his second Tour de France victory of the week on stage 15 to the Prat d’Albis as Julian Alaphilippe finall...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Two Delta Air Lines planes clip wings at Boston Logan International Airport Two Delta Air Lines planes touched wings at Boston Logan International Airport as a flight was arriving to its gate Friday night.       ...
18:13, 07/21/2019

3 tips for a family summer adventure the kids won't soon forget Whether you're staying home or going somewhere on vacation, there's no better time than summer for a family adventure.       ...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Universal Orlando reopens after police respond to report of a gunman in parking garage Universal Orlando went under temporary lockdown Saturday night after police received a report of a gunman spotted in a parking garage.       ...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Two Southwest planes collide on tarmac in Nashville while leaving the gate A pair of Southwest flights heading to St. Louis and Atlanta collided Saturday on the tarmac in Nashville. Travelers were transferred to new planes.       ...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Swiss government mediating in Cameroon’s separatist crisis Switzerland’s ambassador to Cameroon says his government is helping to negotiate a peaceful end to the separatist crisis in which an estimated 2,000 have died...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Mueller report shows evidence Trump committed crimes, House Judiciary chairman says The top Democrat on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee said Sunday he believes there is "substantial evidence" that President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors, and he plans to ask former Special Counsel Robert Mueller to present th...
18:00, 07/21/2019

Man scales down Philadelphia high-rise to escape smoky fire PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man scaled several floors down the side of a 19-story building in Philadelphia to escape a fire that injured four residents and three police officers. The fire at the Holden Tower apparently began in a trash chute about 9:30 p.m...
18:00, 07/21/2019

Father charged with murder for driving sons with autism off L.A. pier A father accused of driving his family off a California pier and killing his two severely autistic sons in order to cash in on their exorbitant life insurance policies was charged Wednesday with capital murder. Ali F. Elmezayen, 44, was charged with ...
18:00, 07/21/2019

Ahead of Mueller hearing, Nadler says there is ‘substantial evidence’ Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors The House Judiciary Committee chairman on Sunday defended his panel’s decision to call former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III to testify later this week....
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Trump administration pauses new rule limiting abortion referrals: report U.S. President Donald Trump's administration will pause its enforcement of a new rule barring federally funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, the Washington Post reported late on Saturday....
17:52, 07/21/2019

Animals and plants help engineers light up cities, detect explosives, and predict natural disastors For decades, humans have modeled technology on observations of the natural world. But new discoveries about nature—and tools for manipulating it—have opened up novel approaches potentially more powerful than mere imitation to solving Human Age proble...
17:52, 07/21/2019

5 books not to miss: 'Lady in the Lake,' 'Crisis in the Red Zone,' 'Helpline' "The Hot Zone" author Richard Preston is back with a new Ebola book, "Crisis in the Red Zone," and Laura Lippman releases thriller "Lady in the Lake."        ...
17:52, 07/21/2019

New Baltimore Police deputy commissioner, wife, robbed at gunpoint, officials say One of the newest top additions to the Baltimore police department was robbed at gunpoint alongside his wife over the weekend, according to officials....
17:52, 07/21/2019

North Carolina father of 6 has neck broken by 'intense' wave, killing him in 'freak accident,' wife says A North Carolina father of six died on Friday after he was struck by an "intense wave" that knocked him to the ground and broke his neck, according to his wife....
17:52, 07/21/2019

Delaware nursing home locked down after shooting deaths of 79-year-old woman, 82-year-old man A Delaware nursing home was locked down for nearly an hour Saturday as police investigated the shooting deaths of an 82-year-old man and a 79-year-old woman....
17:52, 07/21/2019

Can Disney’s Circle really deliver a porn-free Internet? Enlarge / Can the Mouse keep your house safe from the sketchy parts of the Internet? (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) Filtering out the bits of human knowledge you don't like and leaving all the bits you do is a deceptively difficult task; it's one ...
17:52, 07/21/2019

Amazon warns customers: Those supplements might be fake Enlarge (credit: Getty | John Greim) On the second evening of Prime Day, Amazon’s annual sales bonanza, Anne Marie Bressler received an email from Amazon that had nothing to do with the latest deals. The message, sent from an automated email addres...
17:52, 07/21/2019

Remain alliance could be kingmakers with up to 154 seats up for grabs As many as 154 seats could be won by Remain candidates if the alliance formed in Brecon and Radnorshire ahead of a by-election is replicated across the country in a general election....
17:39, 07/21/2019

Labour launches website to educate members about antisemitism Labour has launched a website featuring "education materials" on how members can confront racism, with antisemitism the first kind of discrimination highlighted....
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Harry Kane goal: Tottenham star lobs former Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny to score stunning winner Tottenham star Harry Kane scored an astonishing 50-yard goal in stoppage time to snatch a 3-2 win over Juventus in a thrilling encounter in Singapore ....
17:39, 07/21/2019

Gareth Bale to Tottenham: Mauricio Pochettino refuses to rule out Spurs transfer bid for Real Madrid star Mauricio Pochettino has revealed that Tottenham could be trying to sign Gareth Bale from Real Madrid, but is in the dark over whether Daniel Levy has made a move....
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Tottenham analysis: Harry Kane lays down a brilliant marker as Tanguy Ndombele makes an instant impact Tottenham began their pre-season tour of Asia with a dramatic and action-packed 3-2 win over Juventus in Singapore – clinched by Harry Kane's remarkable stoppage-time winner from the halfway line....
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Tanguy Ndombele's 'amazing' Tottenham debut wows Mauricio Pochettino: 'When he runs, something can happen' Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino hailed the "amazing" ability of record signing Tanguy Ndombele after his impressive cameo in the 3-2 pre-season friendly win against Juventus....
17:39, 07/21/2019

Dina Asher-Smith takes silver in 100m at Anniversary Games after men's relay win gold in second-fastest British time ever Britain's Dina Asher-Smith was given a reminder of the level she will have to reach if she is to contend for the 100m gold medal at this year's World Championships in Doha, after she was beaten by Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce at London's Anniversary Game...
17:39, 07/21/2019

Conservative Conference Avoids Trump as They Rebrand Nationalism and Economic Policy David Brog had a message for any white supremacists potentially lurking in the crowd the National Conservatism Conference in Washington, D.C. on July 14-16. After hailing the electoral victories of Brexit and Donald Trump, Brog pointed his finger tow...
17:39, 07/21/2019

President Trump Continues Attacks on Democratic Congresswomen, Saying They Are Not ‘Capable’ of Loving the U.S. President Donald Trump drew fresh criticism on Sunday with an eighth day of attacks on the four progressive Democratic Congresswomen known as “The Squad,” whom he said he didn’t believe were “capable of loving our country&rdqu...
17:39, 07/21/2019

The world's busiest airport is about to ban smoking as places to light up get harder to find Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will snuff out its smoking lounges on Jan. 2, 2020. Places for smokers to light up inside airports are becoming harder to find....
17:39, 07/21/2019

James Harden douses Chris Paul beef narrative: ‘False talk’ James Harden has had enough. The Rockets star hit back at reports that he and Chris Paul had a rift and that their relationship was “unsalvageable.” “It was a lot of false talk,” Harden told reporters Saturday. “Obviousl...
17:39, 07/21/2019

Chevy redefines an American icon with the $60,000 2020 C8 Corvette Stingray With the Thursday night unveiling of the mid-engine 2020 Chevrolet Corvette, GM looks to revive and redefine the iconic American sports car, but some analysts don't believe it will be enough to attract buyers from pricier competitors....
17:39, 07/21/2019

Shinzo Abe Set to Become Japan's Longest Serving Prime Minister Japan’s ruling coalition was on course for victory in elections for the upper house of parliament, initial forecasts showed, putting Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on track to become the nation’s longest serving leader....
17:39, 07/21/2019

Next U.K. Leader, to Be Chosen This Week, Faces Big Brexit Dilemma The Conservative Party’s decision this week on who gets to be Britain’s next prime minister sets the clock ticking a lot more loudly on a high-stakes game of chicken over how and when to leave the European Union....
17:39, 07/21/2019

Hong Kong at a Standstill as Protesters Return to the Streets Hundreds of thousands marched through city streets as unrest stretched into a seventh weekend, with crowds registering their support for both sides in a political battle sparked by a proposed extradition law....
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Android is going to get better at managing your wireless headphones Since the AirPods first pitched up in 2016, truly wireless headphones (with each earbud separate) have become more and more popular, and now Android is getting new features to improve how these devices connect up.New changes arriving for the Bluetoot...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Galaxy A80: which affordable phone is best for you? Samsung's Galaxy A phone series reached the double digits in style, with a massive range of handsets – there's the A10, A20, A30, A40, A50, A60, A70 and A80 (with a possible A90 on the way, too).The definitive smartphone in the serie...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch the Netball World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Having caused the hosts heartache by beating England 47-45 in the semi-finals, New Zealand must now face holders Australia in the 2019 Netball World Cup final for a sixth consecutive tournament. It should be a fiercely fought final and you can watch ...
17:26, 07/21/2019

The Open 2019 live stream: how to watch the last few holes of golf online from anywhere Shane Lowry may have one hand on the Claret Jug, but it's still going to take some nerve and skill to get around the gusty last few holes at Royal Portrush to win the 148th Open Championship. You can discover whether he can close it out with a 2...
17:26, 07/21/2019

You can’t copyright a cocktail, so what’s a creative bartender to do? Enlarge / Welcome to the conference, this is the 10am panel. Can we interest you in a Dark 'n' Stormy®? (credit: Nathan Mattise) NEW ORLEANS—Anyone who fancies themselves a fan of cocktails knows the names: the Manhattan, Old Fashioned, Martini, Ma...
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Trump's bail offer for jailed rapper A$AP Rocky rings hollow in Sweden President Donald Trump said he spoke with Sweden’s prime minister Saturday about jailed rapper A$AP Rocky and “offered to personally vouch for his bail,” a hollow offer in a criminal justice system that doesn’t include bail....
17:26, 07/21/2019

Elijah Cummings: Trump’s words brings back bad memories of racism Rep. Elijah Cummings on Sunday said the events of the week since President Donald Trump’s “go back” tweet aimed at four progressive congresswomen of color reminded him of being a 12-year-old growing up in 1962 Baltimore.“We were trying to integrate a...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Nadler hopes Mueller hearings won't be 'a dud' House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler said on Sunday he hopes former special counsel Robert Mueller's testimony before the House won't be "a dud.""What if the whole thing ends up being a dud?" Chris Wallace asked the New York Democrat on ...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Senior doctors call for crackdown on home genetic testing kits False results have told women they have mutations linked to breast and ovarian cancer Senior doctors have called for a crackdown on consumer genetic tests, following an influx of patients who have been wrongly told they are carrying dangerous mutatio...
17:26, 07/21/2019

WATCH: Yates wins as stuttering Alaphilippe saves yellow "Britain\u0027s Simon Yates won the 15th stage of the Tour de France, a 185-km mountain trek from Limoux, while Frenchman Thibaut Pinot emerged as the strongest main contender after the Pyrenean leg of the race on Sunday. Highlights of Stage 15 of th...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Yates wins Stage 15 as Alaphilippe clings on to yellow "Britain\u0027s Simon Yates triumphed on Stage 15 of the Tour de France as Julian Alaphilippe just managed to hold on to the yellow jersey ahead of the rest day."...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Natalie Portman to Play Female Thor in Marvel's 4th Film in Franchise Natalie Portman is returning to the Marvel Cinematic Universe as...Thor?! The 38-year-old actress had played the Asgardian god of thunder's love interest and leading astrophysicist......
17:26, 07/21/2019

Marvel Announces Blade Reboot With Mahershala Ali. Black Twitter Catches the Holy Ghost Marvel rocked the annual gathering of people who read cartoon books and dress up in capes on Saturday, revealing that Mahershala Ali will star in the reboot of the greatest black superhero movie since Meteor Man when the Oscar-winning actor assumes t...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Small Child Unimpressed With Dad's One-Handed Catch And Perhaps The Sport Of Baseball The type of reflexes that people get once they become parents cannot be overstated enough. The latest example of this came during Saturday’s Angels-Mariners game in Seattle. When Luís Rengifo smacked a foul ball into the crowd, a proud Mariners dad l...
17:26, 07/21/2019

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Keith Thurman On Split Decision, Becomes Oldest Welterweight Champion In History Manny Pacquiao’s fight with Keith Thurman on Saturday went the distance, and ultimately resulted in an electrifying split-decision victory for the 40-year-old fighter, who became the oldest welterweight champion in the sport’s history....
17:26, 07/21/2019

Adam Peaty shatters 100m breaststroke record -- first under 57 seconds British swimmer Adam Peaty recorded a new world record in the 100m breaststroke during the semi-finals of World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, eclipsing his previous record of 57.10 seconds he set during the European Championships last year....
17:13, 07/21/2019

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to disperse protesters in fresh wave of clashes Hong Kong police fired tear gas to disperse protesters late on Sunday in the latest wave of violence to roil the financial center, hours after a largely peaceful rally against a now-suspended extradition bill that has plunged the city into chaos....
17:13, 07/21/2019

Seizure of British-flagged tanker 'clear violation of international law': UK Chamber of Shipping The seizure of a British flagged tanker by Iran is in "clear violation of international law" because it was in Omani waters, the head of the UK Chamber of Shipping said on Sunday....
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Stena Bulk has asked to visit crew of seized tanker Stena Bulk, the British operator of a tanker seized by Iran, has made a formal request to visit the 23 crew members of the Stena Impero and is awaiting a formal response, it said on Sunday....
17:13, 07/21/2019

Iraqi Kurdish energy minister Hawrami moved to advisory role in new cabinet Long-serving Iraqi Kurdish natural resources minister, Ashti Hawrami, will take up an advisory role of Assistant Prime Minister for Energy Affairs in Prime Minister Masrour Barazani's newly-formed cabinet, Kurdish lawmakers said on Sunday....
17:13, 07/21/2019

Red Sox vs. Orioles: Andrew Cashner is gonna haunt old club Couple of Baby Ruths were floating in a Brooklyn public pool early Saturday. Officials closed it on the hottest day of the year because “somebody didn’t put a Pampers on their kid.” Aaron Boone went off on the lifeguard. “Savages. And you’re having a...
17:13, 07/21/2019

Browns legitimacy, Gronk-less Patriots, coaches on hot seat: Top NFL storylines Post columnist Steve Serby takes a look at the Top 12 storylines entering NFL training camps 1. Believeland Coach Hue Jackson is out, Baker Mayfield-to-Odell Beckham Jr. is in. GM John Dorsey has transformed the Browns from laughingstock to Super Bow...
17:13, 07/21/2019

Cardinals vs. Reds: Roll with the Under and these struggling bats The Cardinals hung 10 runs in the sixth inning on Friday night in Cincinnati. They likely will not be scoring a touchdown and a field goal on Sunday, as the Reds enter the weekend as the league’s best team to the Under. Anthony DeSclafani has given u...
17:13, 07/21/2019

Mariano Rivera’s Hall of Fame speech is getting perfect treatment COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — It will be just like old times: Mariano Rivera closing out the day. This time, however, he won’t have a baseball in his hand, but a speech to deliver, to somehow sum up a magnificent career that all great relievers will use as a m...
17:13, 07/21/2019

Sam Darnold sounds off on playoffs and catching Patriots Second-year Jets quarterback Sam Darnold huddles with Post columnist Steve Serby for some Q&A before Gang Green head to training camp this week. Q: Do you expect to win a Super Bowl one day here? A: Yeah, for sure. Absolutely. There’s no doubt in my ...
17:13, 07/21/2019

British Airways and Lufthansa Suspend Flights to Cairo for Unspecified Reasons (LONDON) — British Airways and Lufthansa both said Saturday they were suspending flights to Cairo for unspecified reasons related to safety and security. The British carrier said it was canceling flights to the Egyptian capital for a week. The ...
17:13, 07/21/2019

Want to break up ‘Big Tech’? Don't fall prey to these misconceptions Advocates and opponents of breaking up Facebook, Google and other technology giants are falling prey to some serious misconceptions.       ...
17:13, 07/21/2019

Margrethe Vestager scares the tech giants. If we leave the EU, we’ll miss her Trump says the competition commissioner hates the US, but what she really hates is tax avoidanceThe greatest economic threat facing Europe is of falling hopelessly behind the US and China in adopting the next generation of technology. That is the vie...
17:00, 07/21/2019

Rockenfeller wins dramatic Assen DTM finale, Rast hits tyre trouble Audi's Mike Rockenfeller earned his first DTM victory in almost two years, taking advantage of championship leader Rene Rast's tyre degradation in the Assen finale...
17:00, 07/21/2019

F1 drivers Norris, Verstappen join to win virtual 24 Hours of Spa McLaren and Red Bull Formula 1 drivers Lando Norris and Max Verstappen respectively teamed up and avoided late drama to win the virtual 24 hours of Spa on iRacing...
17:00, 07/21/2019

The genius behind Amazon’s Prime Day Stop for a minute and think of the sheer brilliance of last week’s Prime Day. It’s become a thing now, a big multibillion-dollar worldwide two-day event — Black Friday with no lines! And like the iPod, the iPhone and online shopping in general, it’s ...
16:52, 07/21/2019

The secret to getting ahead at work is using your feelings What you don’t know about your emotions could hurt you at work. That’s the gist of a growing body of business research on “emotional intelligence,” or the capacity to be aware of, control and express your emotions, and to handle interpersonal relatio...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Factbox: Key facts and numbers to watch in Japanese election Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Liberal Democratic Party and its junior coalition partner, the Komeito party, look set to retain a solid majority in parliament's upper house in Sunday's election, media surveys show....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Japan ruling bloc to keep simple majority in upper house, may get 2/3- NHK exit poll Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc will keep a solid majority in parliament's upper house in Sunday's election and has a shot, together with allies, at keeping the two-thirds majority needed to keep his dream of revising the pacifist co...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Iran's Zarif calls for 'prudence and foresight' as tensions mount Iran's top diplomat said on Sunday that only "prudence and foresight" could alleviate tensions between his country and Britain after Tehran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Air France, Emirates maintain Cairo flights after British Air suspension Air France , Emirates and Etihad Airways are continuing to operate flights to Cairo after British Airways and Lufthansa suspended services to Egypt's capital....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Drone strike near Tripoli kills seven fighters loyal to Haftar: military source At least seven fighters loyal to Libyan National Army (LNA) forces commanded by Khalifa Haftar were killed overnight in a drone strike in southern Tripoli, a military source said....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Iran thanks Saudi Arabia for release of its oil tanker Happiness 1: Fars Iran said on Sunday it appreciated Saudi Arabia's efforts in the return of an Iranian ship that had docked at Jeddah port because of technical problems in May, the semi-official Fars news agency quoted a Foreign Ministry spokesman as saying....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Factbox: Strait of Hormuz: the world's most important oil artery Iran's ambassador to Britain warned against escalating tensions on Sunday, a day ahead of an expected response from the UK which could include fresh sanctions on Tehran or other steps after its seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Iran's recent clashes with the West over Gulf shipping, nuclear plans Tensions between Iran and the West have escalated since U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil exports took full effect in May and British naval forces seized an Iranian supertanker....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Sink-or-swim showdown beckons for Italy's fractious coalition Italy's fractious coalition partners are gearing up for a showdown this week that is likely to determine if the government will collapse, triggering autumn elections, or survive to the end of the year....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Japan's Abe says upper house election win shows support for constitution debate Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said his ruling coalition's solid win in an upper house election on Sunday showed that voters supported debate over his proposal to revise the post-war, pacifist constitution....
16:52, 07/21/2019

UK finance minister to quit over no-deal Brexit if Johnson becomes PM British finance minister Philip Hammond said on Sunday he would resign if Boris Johnson became prime minister because he felt unable to support a leader happy to take the country out of the European Union without a deal....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Polish police detain 25 after attacks on equality march Police have detained 25 people in Bialystok, eastern Poland, after attacks on those taking part in the city's first equality march amid accusations that the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party benefits from fuelling anti-gay sentiment....
16:52, 07/21/2019

In direct challenge, black-clad protesters deface Beijing's Hong Kong office Thousands of protesters descended on China's representative office in Hong Kong on Sunday, as anger over an extradition bill morphs into a fresh front against what many see as a broader erosion of freedoms by the city's political masters in Beijing....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Zelenskiy seeks broader mandate as Ukraine holds snap parliament election Ukrainians voted in a snap parliamentary election on Sunday that is expected to strengthen President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's hold on power, handing the novice politician a broader mandate for driving change in a nation at war....
16:52, 07/21/2019

British warship warned Iranian forces against seizing tanker A British warship radioed an Iranian patrol boat to warn against interfering with the Stena Impero as the oil tanker passed through the Strait of Hormuz, according to a recording obtained by Reuters....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Japan undecided on response to U.S. plan for Mideast maritime coalition: PM Abe Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Sunday he had not yet decided on how to respond to an expected U.S. request to send its navy to join a military coalition to safeguard strategic waters off Iran and Yemen....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Japan's ruling bloc set for upper house majority, may get 2/3: NHK exit poll Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is set to keep a solid majority in Japan's upper house election on Sunday and with allies could seal the two-thirds majority needed to keep alive his dream of revising the pacifist constitution, an NHK exit pol...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Sunday's Best Deals: Everlane's Famous Tote, Stella Charity Glasses, CBD, Mushrooms, and More A box to grow your own mushrooms, a massive deal on a powerful pressure washer, and Everlane’s royal-approved leather tote lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
16:52, 07/21/2019

US heat wave: Millions suffer as hot weather intensifies Nearly 150 million people from the Midwest to the Atlantic coast are sweating through scorching temperatures, with New York declaring a heat emergency. At least three people have died, and many events have been canceled....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Hundreds of firefighters combat Portugal wildfires Several firefighters have been injured while working to contain wildfires in central Portugal, with the blazes exacerbated by strong wind. Authorities have deployed a small army contingent to help combat the fires....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Britain calls Stena Impero oil tanker seizure 'hostile act' as Iran releases video of capture London has denounced Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act." German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says Europe is trying to prevent an "uncontrollable military escalation."...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Hong Kong protesters back on streets after explosives discovery For a seventh weekend, tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong are protesting and demanding more autonomy from China. Two more people have been arrested after an explosives find linked to a pro-independence group....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Mediterranean gets new NGO migrant rescue ship Humanitarian group SOS Mediterranee says it has relaunched migrant rescues off Libya, seven months after it was forced to abandon its activities. The new mission comes after a standoff between Italy and Sea-Watch 3....
16:52, 07/21/2019

German military rejects dozens of candidates over extremist links The German army has turned down 63 applicants over the past two years after they failed security checks. Islamists, far-right, alt-left supporters and ex-offenders were all excluded....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Cruise ship rescues 111 migrants off Greece The Marella Discovery picked up 111 migrants, including 33 children, near Greece's Peloponnese peninsula. Despite a large fall in migrants crossing the Mediterranean, six people die each day making the journey....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Lufthansa resumes flights to Cairo after safety suspension The German carrier had canceled its flights to the Egyptian capital over unspecified "safety concerns." But British Airways has refused to reinstate flights, citing a "heightened risk of terrorism against aviation."...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Japan PM Abe's party favorite to win upper house Exit polls show Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is set to secure a solid majority in the upper house. But it's unclear if he'll win enough support to revise the country's post-war pacifist constitution....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Man dies at Germany's Open Beatz Festival after Ferris wheel fall A man has succumbed to his injuries in hospital after plummeting from a Ferris wheel at a major German electronic music festival. Police are investigating what caused the fall....
16:52, 07/21/2019

US Secretary of State Pompeo blames Cuba, targets Mexico On a visit to Latin America, the US' top envoy has blamed Cuba for propping up the Venezuelan regime. Moving on to Mexico the focus is on trade and migrants, a day before a key trade deadline....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human rights?...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Germany's India envoy visits 'Nazi-inspired' Hindu group Ambassador Walter J Lindner's visit to the headquarters of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has stirred a controversy in India. Experts say the Hindu extremist group glorifies Adolf Hitler and his "cultural nationalism."...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Pacquiao remains the most riveting fighter of his generation Pacquiao loves this, probably more than he should. And to watch him at work is to witness the entire conflicting boxing experience embodied in one person....
16:52, 07/21/2019

Japan’s ruling coalition secures upper house majority Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling coalition has secured a majority in Japan’s upper house of parliament in elections, according to vote counts by public television and other media...
16:52, 07/21/2019

The Latest: Abe welcomes results, calls them public mandate Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has welcomed results showing his coalition bloc has secured a majority in upper house elections, saying it reflects a public mandate for his policies...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Syrian government bombing of rebel stronghold kills 11 Syrian first responders and activists say government bombing of the last rebel stronghold in the country has killed at least 11 civilians as the nearly four-month offensive shows no sign of abating...
16:52, 07/21/2019

Camel dung fuels cement production in northern UAE Thousands of tonnes of camel dung are being used to fuel cement production in the northern United Arab Emirates, cutting emissions and keeping animal waste out of landfill....
16:39, 07/21/2019

Police launch investigation as wildfire sweeps central Portugal More than 800 firefighters battled a wildfire sweeping across central Portugal on Sunday, after bringing under control two other blazes which left 20 people injured and prompted authorities to partially evacuate a village....
16:39, 07/21/2019

Josef Newgarden flourishes at Iowa yet again IndyCar: Josef NewGarden led 245 laps en route to his second victory at Iowa and fourth victory of the season.        ...
16:39, 07/21/2019

'All I want is to go': five young athletes on their dreams of Olympic glory It’s exactly a year until the torch is lit at the Tokyo Olympics. Here, five hopefuls reveal some of the sacrifices they’ve made in the pursuit of a priceless place in Team GBLina, 23, grew up in east London. She recently switched from 400m to hurdle...
16:39, 07/21/2019

Lights, camera, caption! Why subtitles are no longer just for the hard of hearing An enormous number of people with unimpaired hearing are choosing to watch with words. Why? And is it time captions became the norm?‘Subtitles aren’t just for deaf people,” read the tweet that started it all. “Lots of my hearing friends use them, too...
16:39, 07/21/2019

French inventor to attempt to cross Channel on jet-powered flyboard ‘Flying soldier’ Franky Zapata expects to cross from France to England in 20 minutesA former jetski champion and French military reservist who became known as the “flying soldier” after he invented a jet-powered hoverboard will attempt to cross the C...
16:39, 07/21/2019

See Kim & Kourtney Kardashian Get in a Major Fight Over North & Penelope's Birthday Party Expecting Kourtney Kardashian to serve processed food at a family event is a much bigger ask than we realized. "Call the police," Kim Kardashian jokes in this seriously funny (and......
16:39, 07/21/2019

Covering the Closer: Two Decades of Writing on Mariano Rivera Ahead of Rivera’s induction into the Hall of Fame this weekend, we compiled excerpts of New York Times articles from a handful of the biggest moments of his storied career....
16:26, 07/21/2019

Nitin Gadkari, Pankaja Munde Absent From Maharashtra BJP Executive Meet Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and Maharashtra Women and Children Development minister Pankaja Munde were absent today from the executive meeting of the state unit of the BJP....
16:26, 07/21/2019

"Have Vacated Ministerial Bungalow," Says Navjot Singh Sidhu Navjot Singh Sidhu's rapid retreat from his allotted bungalow, which he can occupy for up to two months after he steps down, comes less than a day after Chief Minister Amarinder Singh and Punjab......
16:26, 07/21/2019

Yogi Adityanath, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Exchange Digs Over UP Killings Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today tarred the opposition Congress, Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party over Wednesday's shocking shooting at a village in Sonbhadra that left 10......
16:26, 07/21/2019

Israel's Netanyahu To Visit India In September To Meet PM Modi Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will travel to India on a day-long visit on September 9 to meet his counterpart Narendra Modi, just eight days before an unprecedented repeat polls in the......
16:26, 07/21/2019

Newly-Appointed Chinese Envoy Vows To Work For Better China-India Ties Newly-appointed Chinese envoy to India Sun Weidong arrived in New Delhi on Sunday and resolved to work for building better ties between the two Asian giants....
16:26, 07/21/2019

Centre Asks Top Court Collegium To Rethink Pick To Head Andhra High Court The government is learnt to have asked the Supreme Court collegium to reconsider its recommendation to elevate a judge of the Allahabad High Court as chief justice of the Andhra Pradesh High Court....
16:26, 07/21/2019

Swimming: Sun wins men's 400 freestyle gold at world championships China's Sun Yang won his fourth straight 400 meters freestyle title at the world swimming championships on Sunday, touching home first in a time of 3:42.44....
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Swimming: Titmus stuns Ledecky to win 400 freestyle world title Australian teen Ariarne Titmus shocked Olympic champion Katie Ledecky to win the 400 meters freestyle title at the world championships in Gwangju on Sunday....
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Swimming: Peaty swims under 57secs to smash breaststroke WR Britain's Adam Peaty became the first to swim the 100 meters breaststroke in under 57 seconds on Sunday, setting a world record of 56.88 in the semi-finals of the world championships in Gwangju, South Korea....
16:26, 07/21/2019

'Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience' part two is adding the Olympus Coliseum When the Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience dropped earlier this year, it was incomplete and missing some levels that might have put a damper on your nostalgia trip. Now, Disney and Square Enix are rolling out the experience's second part, which turn...
16:13, 07/21/2019

Opinion: Barry Sanders' retirement was bombshell we should have seen coming As the 20th anniversary of Barry Sanders' retirement approaches, Mitch Albom looks at how it changed everything and nothing for the Detroit Lions.       ...
16:13, 07/21/2019

Xbox console update makes for bad reading, but it’s good news for Xbox Live and Microsoft Microsoft has revealed more information about its financial report for the final quarter of the 2019 fiscal year, and it's interesting reading for anyone looking forward to next gen....
16:13, 07/21/2019

The Latest: Hong Kong protesters target Chinese emblem A blackened national Chinese emblem has become Hong Kong residents’ latest expression of protest against mainland authorities after tens of thousands of people took part in the city’s latest pro-democracy march...
16:00, 07/21/2019

Hong Kong residents deface Chinese emblem in latest protest A blackened national Chinese emblem has become Hong Kong residents’ latest expression of protest against mainland authorities after hundreds of thousands of people took part in the city’s latest pro-democracy march...
16:00, 07/21/2019

British navy heard in audio trying to thwart Iran ship seizure The audio, released by a maritime security risk firm, shows how the British navy was unable to prevent the ship’s seizure by Iranian Revolutionary Guard forces on Friday....
16:00, 07/21/2019

After smashing vial, China’s Sun Yang brings scrutiny, controversy to swimming championships Latest doping scandal casts dark cloud over sport. “I think all of us would say that we’re racing dopers at some point,” said one American, “and we shouldn’t really have to say that.”...
16:00, 07/21/2019

BN Verdict – Pacquiao is a 40-year-old former flyweight still too good for most Manny Pacquiao ripped the WBA welterweight title from Keith Thurman last night in Las Vegas and continues his dominance at 40, writes Elliot Worsell The post BN Verdict – Pacquiao is a 40-year-old former flyweight still too good for most appeared fir...
16:00, 07/21/2019

Philip Hammond, U.K. Finance Chief, Says He’ll Quit Rather Than Serve Boris Johnson Mr. Hammond, the chancellor of the Exchequer in Theresa May’s cabinet, has been a prominent opponent of leaving the European Union without an agreement....
16:00, 07/21/2019

Do The Right Thing Turns 30 This Week. Not Much Has Changed Since 1989 Spike Lee’s third film, Do The Right Thing, turns 30 years old on Sunday, July 21, but its message is so fresh that it could have been made today....
16:00, 07/21/2019

'It's not personal': Zinedine Zidane on Gareth Bale's imminent Real Madrid exit – video Gareth Bale's time with Real Madrid could come to an end in a matter of days after manager Zinedine Zidane said the club were working the Welsh international's transfer to another side.Bale, 30, has won four Champions League titles since joining Madr...
15:52, 07/21/2019

Manny Pacquiao says he has no plans to retire after defeating Keith Thurman – video Manny Pacquiao, 40, became the oldest welterweight champion in history by defeating Keith Thurman in a split decision at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. After clinching the 62nd win of his 71-fight professional career against previously-unbeaten American...
15:52, 07/21/2019

Adam Peaty breaks 57-second barrier and 100m breaststroke world record ‘I’ve been chasing that for three years now,’ says PeatyPeaty wins World Championships semi-final in 56.88secAdam Peaty has broken his own world record in the men’s 100 metre breaststroke at the World Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Peaty, 24,...
15:52, 07/21/2019

Sheffield United sign Lys Mousset for club-record £10m from Bournemouth Blades break transfer record for third time this summer‘Lys is big, quick and a different type of threat at the top’Sheffield United have paid a club-record fee for Bournemouth striker Lys Mousset. The France Under-21 international Mousset has put pe...
15:52, 07/21/2019

Severe storms leave hundreds of thousands without power across Wisconsin, Michigan A series of powerful thunderstorms over the weekend across the Upper Midwest may have given a reprieve from heat wave gripping the eastern half the country has left hundreds of thousands without power across Michigan and Wisconsin and residents clean...
15:52, 07/21/2019

'Alter your course,' Iranians warned before seizing UK-flagged ship An audio recording of British and Iranian naval authorities radioing instructions to a UK-flagged oil tanker just moments before it was seized in the Strait of Hormuz surfaced on Sunday, amid a mounting diplomatic spat between the two countries....
15:52, 07/21/2019

Actor from ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider’ sequel is stabbed onstage in China: report A well-known Hong Kong actor suffered a deep gash to his abdomen and a hand injury Saturday when a knife-wielding suspect attacked him onstage at a promotional event in China, according to a report....
15:39, 07/21/2019

Richard Pryor’s daughter, Rain Pryor, to run for council seat in Baltimore: report Rain Pryor, daughter of the late comedian Richard Pryor, spent part of her 50th birthday last week filing paperwork to run for a city council seat in Baltimore, according to a report...
15:39, 07/21/2019

CBS goes dark for 6.5M customers as contract talks with AT&T break down Amid tense contract negotiations between CBS and AT&T, the network went dark for 6.5 million DirecTV, U-verse and DirecTV Now customers across the country Saturday....
15:39, 07/21/2019

A Long Simmering Conflict Takes Center Stage in the Supergirl Season 5 Trailer The larger Arrowverse is changing, and Kara Danvers along with it. In the first trailer for Supergirl’s upcoming fifth season that just dropped at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, the Girl of Steel is back and facing off against technology, a secret ...
15:39, 07/21/2019

Sheffield United sign Mousset from Bournemouth "Sheffield United have broken the club\u0027s transfer record a third time in the current window by signing French striker Lys Mousset from Bournemouth on a three-year deal, the newly promoted Premier League outfit announced on Sunday."...
15:39, 07/21/2019

Marvel announces 'Black Widow,' fourth 'Thor' film, Mahershala Ali as 'Blade' at Comic-Con The much-anticipated Marvel Studios panel did not disappoint at Comic-Con: Angelina Jolie, Benedict Cumberbatch and Chris Hemsworth were in the house.        ...
15:39, 07/21/2019

Comic-Con: Why Scarlett Johansson feels it's 'the right time' for solo 'Black Widow' film "Black Widow" got the spotlight during Marvel's huge Comic-Con presentation, and Scarlett Johansson explained why it's the right time for a solo film.        ...
15:39, 07/21/2019

Cricket World Cup Final Umpire Admits "Error": Report The umpire who awarded England six runs from a freak overthrow in the last over of the World Cup final has admitted he made an "error" and should have given one run fewer....
15:26, 07/21/2019

Kohli To Lead India Squads For WI Tour; Bumrah Rested For ODIs, T20Is India will play three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) and as many One-Day Internationals (ODIs), followed by two-Test series against the West Indies....
15:26, 07/21/2019

Government telecoms review to soft-pedal on Huawei Omission of Chinese firm’s role in building 5G networks will reopen divisions among ministersA long-awaited government review will fudge taking a critical decision on controversial Chinese technology company Huawei being allowed to build 5G networks ...
15:26, 07/21/2019

Google bought my friend's face for $5 As Google works on a version of Face ID for its next Pixel phone, its employees are stopping people in public places and enticing them with a $5 gift card....
15:26, 07/21/2019

As Instagram tests its 'like' ban, influencers will have to shift tactics to make money Instagram began tests that hide "like" counts on posts. That means influencers who market products on Instagram will have to rely on different metrics to show success....
15:13, 07/21/2019

Diabetes Diet: 4 Millet Recipes For A Diabetic-Friendly Filling Breakfast Millets are food grains that may help diabetics regulate blood sugar levels, due to the presence of high quality carbohydrates, fibre and high levels of protein in them. Here are 4 breakfast recipes......
15:13, 07/21/2019

Consumer Giants Turn From Diapers to Eye Rollers and Jelly Masks Facing stagnant sales of household mainstays from diapers to detergent, the world’s biggest consumer-products companies are trying to crack the lucrative market for influencer-pitched, millennial-approved skin-care products....
15:13, 07/21/2019

With So Many Vacant Stores, E-Commerce Is Only Part of the Problem Don’t blame all the vacant stores on e-commerce. Sky-high rents are squeezing retailers, too. Although commercial retail rents are down from recent peaks, they haven’t fallen as fast as sales at struggling chains....
15:13, 07/21/2019

J&J Faces Key Test in Defense Against Talc-Safety Lawsuits Johnson & Johnson, still facing thousands of lawsuits over the safety of its signature baby powder after losing several trials, will make a high-stakes attempt to head off future losses in a courtroom battle beginning Monday....
15:13, 07/21/2019

Corporate Tax Rates Fall, but Unevenly The impact of the U.S. tax overhaul is coming into focus: Tax rates have fallen sharply at many public companies, and many others that were already toward the bottom of the scale have been able to stay there so far....
15:13, 07/21/2019

Marvel just revealed 14 new MCU Phase 4 movies and series that’ll be released starting next year Avengers: Endgame and Spider-Man: Far From Home are already in our rearview mirrors, which means we can finally focus on what’s happening next in the MCU. We’ve known for a while that Marvel has at least eight new movies planned for Phase...
15:13, 07/21/2019

20 years ago, Barry Sanders retired and 'all hell broke loose' Barry Sanders' retirement came as a surprise to many Detroit Lions fans, but there were plenty of signs pointing to his abrupt departure.       ...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Why we should send the tabots back to Ethiopia | Richard Brooks Only Ethiopian priests can read them, for starters. Plus, a bid for more women’s sport on TV and 30 years of Garsington OperaHidden in a storeroom in the British Museum for the past 146 years and never displayed are 11 remarkable religious objects. T...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Change in No 10 will not alter Brexit reality, warns Irish deputy PM Simon Coveney says there is no chance of backstop being scrapped under new UK leaderA change in British prime minister will not shift the fundamental realities of Brexit, Ireland’s deputy PM has warned, saying there is no chance of the EU ditching or...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Heat wave broils US east coast but Midwest could face flash floods Added humidity could make daytime highs feel like 43CCold front could bring thunderstorms to MidwestA heat wave will continue to keep much of the eastern US in its grip on Sunday but a cold front that could lower temperatures in the middle of the cou...
15:13, 07/21/2019

John Cooper Clarke: ‘I didn’t want to quit heroin’ While conceding the drug was ‘fabulous the first time’, the veteran performer has one overwhelming message: don’t do itJohn Cooper Clarke, the poet and performer who became famous during the punk rock era of the late 1970s, has said he didn’t want to...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Nothing stopping women becoming a tour de force in their own right La Course, which had such a spectacular finish on Friday, will play a vital role in the advancement of women’s cyclingA potentially game-changing development for the whole of cycling was almost lost on Friday afternoon not long after Marianne Vos sco...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Novak Djokovic’s epic final reveals flaws in a two-set stroll meriting an equal purse | Andrew Anthony Women’s elite tennis could learn a lesson from the recent World Cup when it comes to the fight against sexismIf you wanted to put the popularity of women’s football into figures then the most impressive one is 11.7 million. That’s the number of peopl...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Christen Press responds to criticism over partnership with Barstool Sports USA star posted video to Barstool’s official Instagram accountBarstool has history of crude humour and sexist jokesUSA star Christen Press has responded to questions about her involvement with Barstool Sports, a website with a history of misogyny. Pr...
15:13, 07/21/2019

From Beyoncé to Bob Dylan, why music docs are all over our screens They’re in the cinema and on streaming services. Fans love them, as do record labels – because they bring in extra salesWhen the rock star PJ Harvey let visitors to London’s Somerset House watch her recording her next album through the smoked panels ...
15:13, 07/21/2019

The Man Who Sold America: Joy-Ann Reid hosts a Trump house of horrors The MSNBC anchor knows how to pick an interview and how to organise her sources. Her book is a valuable compendiumHow did we get Donald Trump? And how will we ever “undo the damage he has done”? Related: 'It's a political civil war': Trump's racist t...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Greta Thunberg: ‘They see us as a threat because we’re having an impact’ The climate activist answers questions from famous supporters and Observer readers, with an introduction by Ali SmithGreta Thunberg. This time last year she was unimaginable. Then, pretty much from nowhere, there she was: small and slight, a girl jus...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Incoming prime minister poses a Brexit puzzle for Brussels Officials unsure of next Tory leader’s true views on EU or whether MPs will back themWhile Westminster has been gripped by the Conservative leadership race, Brussels has been on a Brexit break.That respite will soon be over. And despite rumours of Br...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Iranian coastguard's radio exchange with UK warship emerges ‘If you obey you will be safe’, Iranian vessel tells crew of British-flagged tanker in GulfA recording has emerged of Iranian coastguards telling a British Royal Navy frigate they want to inspect the captured Stena Impero for security reasons.The rad...
15:13, 07/21/2019

Man Utd bemused by Inter Milan's £54m Romelu Lukaku bid as striker gets shirty over transfer intentions Romelu Lukaku walked out of the Singapore National Stadium gripping an Inter Milan shirt just hours after the Italians had a £54million bid for the Manchester United striker rejected....
15:00, 07/21/2019

‘Avengers: Endgame’ just beat ‘Avatar’ at the box office to become the highest-grossing movie of all time In spite of its stunning opening weekend haul, it seemed like Avengers: Endgame might not be able to dethrone Avatar and become the highest-grossing movie of all time. Marvel a few weeks ago re-released the film with bonus material, but experts agre...
14:52, 07/21/2019

Android will show a detailed look at your wireless earbuds' battery life Google has revealed a handful of new Fast Pair capabilities coming out this year that'll make compatible Bluetooth headsets better competitors to Apple's AirPods. One of those features is Android's ability to display individual battery...
14:52, 07/21/2019

|SAChoiropensaboutupabouttheir'America'sGotTalent'journey:'It'saboutrepresentingthecountry' Channel24 caught up with the members of the Ndlovu Youth Choir at an intimate breakfast in Sandton. The group, who originate from Limpopo, have now made it through to the live rounds of America's Got Talent, and they couldn't be happier....
14:52, 07/21/2019

Environment of greater concern than housing or terrorism – UK poll Climate crisis concerns top British public’s policy priorities, poll findings revealProtecting the environment has overtaken affordable housing and the threat of terrorism in the British public’s policy priorities over the last eight months, polling ...
14:39, 07/21/2019

Judith Wexler, Nicholas Stone Though the bride and groom grew up just a few miles apart, in Montgomery County, Md., they didn’t meet until 2016, at the wedding of a mutual friend....
14:39, 07/21/2019

U.S. Investment in African University Fails as China Advances The failure of a university project in Ghana marked a high-profile setback for U.S. government efforts to counter China’s growing investment influence in Africa....
14:39, 07/21/2019

Child Sex-Abuse Claims Are a Growing Risk to Insurance Firms State laws expanding the statute of limitations for child sexual-abuse claims pose a growing financial risk to insurance companies. Seventeen states and Washington, D.C., have laws going into effect this year that extend or eliminate the amount of ti...
14:39, 07/21/2019

Case Against Bangladeshi Hindu Who Told Trump About Persecution Rejected Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has disapproved a planned government move to file sedition charges against a Hindu woman who told US President Donald Trump in Washington that the minority......
14:39, 07/21/2019

China Importers Seek To Lift Tariffs On US Farm Goods: Reports Chinese importers are applying to their government to lift tariffs on some US agricultural imports, state media reported on Sunday, three weeks after the two sides reached a truce in their trade war....
14:39, 07/21/2019

Hong Kong protesters take to the streets in seventh week of mass marches Thousands of protesters in Hong Kong have taken to the streets for the seventh consecutive weekend amid an ongoing political crisis in the semi-autonomous Chinese city over a now-suspended extradition bill....
14:26, 07/21/2019

Musgrove pitches, hits, runs Pirates past Phils for 5-1 win Joe Musgrove scattered two hits over six innings, collected his first double of the season and scored on a textbook head-first slide to beat a throw by Philadelphia right fielder Bryce Harper and lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-1 win   ...
14:26, 07/21/2019

Tiger, Phil do something they've never done before Two of America's greatest golfers had some trouble across the pond. Plus, college football is here! Well, *almost*       ...
14:26, 07/21/2019