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This hidden iOS 13 feature in the iPhone 11 is so useful, so why has it taken Apple so long to add it? Having spent a long time poring through the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro Max recently, I've been on the hunt for new features that actually bring something different.As Apple's grand new platform, iOS 13 has some neat little upgrades that I&...
08:26, 09/20/2019

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

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

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

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

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

Tech CEO tells employees he’s obligated to accept any government contract regardless of morality “I do not believe that it is appropriate, practical, or within our mission to examine specific government projects with the purpose of selecting which U.S. agencies we should or should not do business.” Barry Crist, CEO of Chef, in an email to employ...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Trump announces 'highest sanctions ever' in Iran President Donald Trump on Friday announced what he described as the "highest sanctions ever imposed on a country" against Iran, more than a year after the United States withdrew from the Iran nuclear deal....
04:13, 09/21/2019

Walmart, Sam’s Clubs to stop selling electronic cigarettes The nation's largest retailer said Friday that it will complete its exit from e-cigarettes after selling through current inventory. It cited growing federal, state and local regulatory complexity regarding vaping products....
01:26, 09/21/2019

‘What can you do?’: Solutions scarce as NHL goalie concussions rise Just two goaltenders were concussed in 2016-17, missing a total of 15 games, but over the past two seasons, 14 different goalies missed a total of 276 games with a concussion or head injury caused by everything from elbows and knees to pucks off thei...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Fleeting nature of tennis greatness makes legacy building tough | Tumaini Carayol For many of the leading tennis players of this generation, maintaining their legacy has become a clear priority but the Murray family and Roger Federer are taking different pathsJamie Murray was in the middle of a meet-and-greet with Glaswegian schoo...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Rory McIlroy breathes sigh of relief after making PGA Championship cut • McIlroy seals weekend spot will nerveless putt on 18th• Willett and Rahm lead the way on 11 under parIt was always likely to come down to this. Rory McIlroy’s playing of the final two holes of the Wentworth west course in three over par on Thursday...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Microsoft to provide free Windows 7 updates for voting systems in 2020 The January 2020 end-of-support date for Windows 7 was expected to have a major impact on elections in the U.S. and other countries around the world. Today's announcement means those voting systems will receive free updates through the end of the yea...
22:39, 09/20/2019

Let’s hope Last Blood is the last we see of John Rambo Sylvester Stallone’s restless all-American killing machine John J. Rambo is back, though one would be forgiven for not recognizing him. It has, after all, been 11 years since Rambo gave this Reagan-era reactionary superhero a belated return to the sc...
22:13, 09/20/2019

Disenchantment sails back to Dreamland in an uninvolving episode “The Very Thing” places the finishing touches on resetting Disenchantment’s status quo, which means our three heroes have to return to Dreamland and unfreeze the kingdom. Credited writer Andrew Burrell accomplishes this through a combination of smart...
22:13, 09/20/2019

Brad Pitt gives Jimmy Fallon something better than an interview: lots and lots of food Have you ever wanted Brad Pitt to send delicious food to your table? It’ll never happen, but don’t let that stop you from living vicariously through Jimmy Fallon in the above clip. The Ad Astra actor appeared in a sketch for the late-night host as o...
22:13, 09/20/2019

Kerber secures Pan Pacific Open semi-final spot as Keys retires injured "Fourth seed Angelique Kerber reached the Pan Pacific Open semi-finals in Japan on Friday after American Madison Keys retired due to injury early in the deciding set."...
19:26, 09/20/2019

High Protein Diet: This Rajma Salad Is Vibrant Mix Of All Things Nice And Nutritious This Smoked Kidney Bean Salad recipecould prove as an ideal addition to your weight-loss diet. Apart from the goodness of rajma, the delish salad also contains red and yellow bell pepper, spring......
15:00, 09/20/2019

U.S. fintech startup Stripe valued at $35 billion in latest funding round Stripe Inc said on Thursday it is raising $250 million in its latest funding round, which values the payments startup at $35 billion, a dramatic 56% surge from a previous valuation at the start of the year....
14:26, 09/20/2019

Tottenham Hotspur FC completes 637 million stg stadium refinancing Tottenham Hotspur Football Club has completed a 637 million pound ($798.67 million) stadium refinancing package that included a bond issue to U.S. investors and a term loan, the company said in a statement....
11:39, 09/20/2019

Efficient hosts Japan relish tackling rugby's biggest tournament The kilometre-long queue outside the Kitakyushu Stadium on Monday afternoon told you all you needed to know about how Japan will embrace this World Cup....
09:26, 09/20/2019

Unai Emery hints at new Arsenal role for Lucas Torreira after Frankfurt display Arsenal boss Unai Emery has hinted that Lucas Torreira could be used in a more advanced role after he impressed in the Europa League victory against Eintracht Frankfurt....
09:26, 09/20/2019

Huawei goes all-in on cloud computing Huawei is preparing to enter the cloud computing market in a big way with the unveiling of the world's fastest AI computing chipset center and a pledge to spend $1.5bn as it looks to recruit more software developers.The Chinese tech giant's...
08:26, 09/20/2019

iOS 12.4.1 release date and all iOS 12 features explained The iOS 12.4.1 update is live, and is the last one for some older iPhones and iPads that won't upgrade to iOS 13 or iPadOS, respectively.We've also got a full list of all the iOS 12 features added from its launch last September to today. iO...
08:26, 09/20/2019

‘Suicide-text’ gal Michelle Carter will leave jail early despite parole ruling The Massachusetts woman whose heartless text messages goaded her suicidal friend into killing himself will get out of jail at least two months early regardless of a pending parole decision, according to officials — because she is a “model...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Ed Buck hit with federal charge in man’s 2017 overdose death Democratic donor Ed Buck was hit Thursday with a federal charge in connection to the 2017 overdose death of a man at his West Hollywood home — and newly released court documents detail allegations that painted Buck as a sex fiend with an underw...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Kourtney Kardashian Gives a Tour of Her Kids' Fun and Fabulous Playhouse The playhouse Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick designed for their kids might be your new dream home. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star gave a tour of the playful pad for a new......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Roku updates $29 Express and $99 Ultra players, adds new discovery tools to OS The new Roku Express with its remote. [credit: Roku ] Ahead of the holiday season, Roku made some minor updates to its media-streamer lineu...
23:13, 09/19/2019

The Bauhaus in the Middle East: 'Tel Aviv was an oasis' Tel Aviv celebrates 100 years of homegrown Bauhaus-inspired architecture with the opening of the White City Center. Designed for White City residents and visitors, it will help preserve the area's storied architecture....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Former Fukushima execs found not guilty of negligence after 2011 nuclear disaster Three former executives facing five years in jail for professional negligence in the 2011 nuclear meltdown of the Fukushima plant were found not guilty in a Thursday ruling. ...
16:52, 09/19/2019

US briefing: Greta Thunberg, Justin Trudeau and a Trump whistleblower Thursday’s top story: Teenage climate activist tells Congress to ‘listen to the scientists’. Plus, who will win at the Emmys – and who should winSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essentia...
16:26, 09/19/2019

ER at 25: a matter of life, death – and George Clooney In 1994, the doctors and nurses crashed through the doors of County General to save patient after bloody patient – and save the world from all the tedious TV that came before!ER is 25 years old. And this means you should all drop whatever you’re doin...
16:26, 09/19/2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

Klopp surprised but not worried by Liverpool’s worsening big-six record • League leaders have won once in past 12 games at big six clubs• Manager baffled by criticism of Robertson after defeat at NapoliJürgen Klopp has said he is surprised but not worried about the downturn in Liverpool’s results at the big six sides goi...
01:00, 09/21/2019

New England Patriots release Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Patriots release star wide receiver after just one game with teamBrown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekSecond accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct claimsThe Antonio Brown era in New England is over after just one game...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Warm freshwater can harbor dangerous parasite People who swim in warm freshwater lakes, ponds and hot springs should do their best to avoid getting water up their nose because it could transmit a deadly parasite, a U.S. case report suggests....
22:39, 09/20/2019

Fed's Rosengren flags risks to economy in WeWork-style model The rise in co-working spaces, like those offered by WeWork, may be a source of financial instability that could make the next U.S. recession worse by sparking a run on commercial real estate, Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren said...
22:39, 09/20/2019

Foo Fighters drop Roswell live album to celebrate today's Area 51 chaos Area 51 raiders, this is your day to shine and the Foo Fighters damn well know it. Even if you don’t spot any otherworldly creatures on your alien-hunting mission, you can at least underscore your Naruto-run with a new live album from the rock outfit...
22:13, 09/20/2019

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded At least two people are known dead as the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda bring massive floods into the Houston area and East Texas. Others were still being rescued on Thursday night. (Sept. 20)        ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

A popular '90s book told kids how to save Earth with 'simple things.' Today's kids say more is needed A 1990s book told kids of the "simple things" to do to affect the environment. Today, many say bigger changes are needed to stop climate change.        ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

People 'Storm Area 51' with alien-themed music festival in Nevada desert Rachel, a town of about 50 people, is the closest habitation to Area 51, a military facility that for decades has fueled conspiracy theories.        ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Democratic donor Ed Buck exploited, drugged at least 10 men, federal charge says Ed Buck, who faces a federal charge, exploited at least 10 men, offering them drugs, sex and money, prosecutors said.        ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Klopp: Abraham and Mount £60 million players "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Chelsea youngsters Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount are £60m players, ahead of Liverpool\u0027s visit to Stamford Bridge this Sunday."...
19:26, 09/20/2019

How to Be a Whistleblower Whistleblowing seems to be in the news a lot, lately. And it makes us ordinary schmoes wonder: How would we handle ratting out our colleagues, or our superiors, if we had to—either to protect other consumers and citizens or merely to cover yourself? ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Ask the Captain: When will airliners switch from radar to satellite tracking? By January 2020, nearly all airliners will be equipped with transmitters that provide altitude, heading, ground speed and ID data via satellite.       ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

With Apple’s iPhone 11 Pro, Cameras are the Killer App Consider the professional, if you will. Complete with demanding career, full schedule, and disheveled hair, they need the best of the best when out and about, ostensibly being a “pro.” That need extends to the tools they use, be it a fast...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Trump administration moving to rescind California's waiver without legal authority: California DA Xavier Becerra, California Attorney General, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss President Trump to curb California's auto emissions waiver and the battle between the state and the President....
18:52, 09/20/2019

You can finally hide replies to your tweets -- at least for now You can now hide all those obnoxious trolls and reply guys on Twitter. The social media platform today announced a test of its controversial "hide replies" feature in the US and Japan. Rather than deleting offensive or unwanted replies forever, the n...
15:27, 09/20/2019

TCL's 2019 quantum dot-enhanced 4K TVs go on sale starting at $599 Over the last few years TCL has developed a reputation for releasing high-quality, low-price 4K TVs, with Roku's smart TV platform built-in as well as support for Dolby Vision HDR and Atmos audio. Its 2018 lineup garnered awards and recommendati...
15:27, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-S.Africa's Grand Parade posts FY profit on Dunkin' closure Grand Parade Investments (GPI) on Friday posted a full-year profit as closure of its loss-making Dunkin' Donuts unit lifted the South African investment company's earnings....
11:39, 09/20/2019

India rains to be above average for first time in six years: officials India is likely to receive above-average monsoon rains in 2019 for the first time in six years as seasonal rainfall continues longer than expected, two senior weather department officials told Reuters, in a boon for the country's cooling economy....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Rugby World Cup opening ceremony 2019 LIVE: Japan launch RWC with celebration of ancient culture A sold-out Tokyo Stadium will be treated to a celebration of both modern and ancient Japanese culture during the Rugby World Cup opening ceremony this morning....
09:26, 09/20/2019

Attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities was 'sophisticated,' Pentagon says The Pentagon on Thursday said the recent attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities were "sophisticated" and represented a "dramatic escalation" in tensions within the region....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Washington to Lincoln to Trump: Presidents like cold, hard cash The bucks stop here! After being spotted boarding Air Force One with a bunch of crisp Andrew Jacksons spilling out of his pocket, President Trump explained that he generally keeps a wad of $20 bills with him — so he can leave a nice tip. “I do like...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Jets' Adams appeals roughing fine New York Jets safety Jamal Adams is appealing his fine from the NFL for roughing the passer against Cleveland and says officials apologized after the game for calling the penalty. (Sept. 19)        ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

'Worse than Hurricane Harvey': At least 2 dead as Imelda overwhelms Texas with' incredibly dangerous' flooding First responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls for high water rescues as Tropical Depression Imelda drenched Winnie and Beaumont, Texas, with rain.        ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Trump adviser says U.S. president ready to escalate trade war if no deal agreed soon: SCMP A trade adviser to Donald Trump has said the U.S. president is ready to escalate the ongoing trade war with China if a trade deal is not agreed soon, the South China Morning Post reported on Thursday....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Shares edge up after Fed rate cut, oil prices gain A gauge of global equity performance edged higher on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates, but crude oil prices climbed higher on concerns last weekend's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities pose supply risks....
00:00, 09/20/2019

France's CNP and Brazil's Caixa seal $1.7 billion insurance deal France's CNP Assurances SA has reached a deal worth 7 billion reais ($1.7 billion) with Caixa Economica Federal [CEF.UL] to sell insurance in the bank's more than 3,000 branches, the Brazilian state-owned lender said on Thursday....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Lawmaker accuses Justice Department of blocking whistleblower disclosure The head of the U.S. House Intelligence Committee on Thursday accused the Justice Department of blocking intelligence officials from providing Congress with a whistleblower complaint reported to involve communications between President Donald Trump a...
23:39, 09/19/2019

Trump adviser says tariffs could go to 50% or 100% if China doesn't agree to deal Michael Pillsbury, an outsider adviser to the White House on China policy, said that President Trump would likely escalate the trade war if no deal is reached, including by dramatically raising existing tariffs....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Puerto Rico Police Officer Alfred Zanyet-Perez, father of 8, had memorable laugh and dedicated work ethic Alfred Zanyet-Perez, a 52-year-old father of eight and an agent with the Puerto Rico Police Department, was in a San German store Feb. 15 engaged in just such a perilous operation when things went sideways....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Champions League: What the German clubs can learn from matchday 1 The opening matchday of the 2019-20 Champions League saw a mixed bag of performances and results for the German clubs. Bayern Munich's new signings caught the eye while an old hand impressed for Borussia Dortmund....
20:26, 09/19/2019

India builds detention camps for Assam 'foreigners' After excluding 2 million people from a citizenship list, Indian authorities in Assam are now building detention centers to incarcerate "stateless" people. DW reporter Murali Krishnan visited an under-construction camp....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Yes, There Is a "Sexy" Mister Rogers Halloween Costume This Halloween, a neighbor might come knocking...in this costume. From the company that briefly brought you something that looked a whole lot like a sexy Handmaid's Tale Halloween......
19:39, 09/19/2019

Grey's Anatomy Has a Big Question to Ask On Stunning Season 16 Poster Big changes are afoot on Grey's Anatomy. E! News has your first look at the key art for season 16 (which premieres in one week!), and it shows Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) looking......
19:39, 09/19/2019

Biggio’s cycle brings back memories for Frye Jeff Frye woke up Wednesday morning to a flood of tweets about Blue Jays rookie Cavan Biggio hitting for the cycle against the Baltimore Orioles the night before....
17:13, 09/19/2019

New York Jets' Jamal Adams rips NFL after fine for hit on Baker Mayfield New York Jets safety Jamal Adams ripped the NFL on social media after he was fined for a hit he put on Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield in the team’s loss Monday night....
17:13, 09/19/2019

U.S. Democratic Party donor Ed Buck charged with running drug den Prominent California Democratic Party donor Edward Buck has been charged with operating a drug den after injecting a man with methamphetamine in his West Hollywood home where two other men previously died of apparent overdoses, prosecutors said....
16:26, 09/19/2019

CC Sabathia Is Loved It’s been a difficult season for CC Sabathia, which he announced last winter would be his final one. He’s gone to the IL three separate times for his knee—no specific injury per se, just swelling and pain that made it impossible to pitch and necessit...
16:26, 09/19/2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

‘We’ll see who’s right’: Republicans slam Democrats over Carter Page ‘FISA abuse’ Republicans and Democrats clashed during a rare congressional hearing on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act as the reauthorization deadline for key surveillance powers looms....
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Two Trudeaus, Two Challenging Elections Justin Trudeau experienced a dramatic campaign setback with the revelation of blackface photos from his past, he faces many re-election challenges Pierre Trudeau faced in 1972...
11:26, 09/21/2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

France vs Argentina live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere Having underwhelmed during this years Six Nations with defeats England, Wales and Ireland, France come into the 2019 Rugby World Cup with low expectations. Argentina's recent results have been similarly poor, but their performances in last month...
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New Zealand vs South Africa live stream: how to watch today's Rugby World Cup 2019 match from anywhere A day into the 2019 Rugby World Cup and we immediately have one of the most salivating encounters of the tournament. Two of the pre-tournament favourites - the All Blacks of New Zealand and the Springboks of South Africa - face off today, and frankly...
10:39, 09/21/2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The News App That's Testing a Promising Way to Build In Privacy From the Ground Up These days privacy online feels like an unattainable dream. Everything you do becomes data for companies, which sell that data to affiliates, which then sell your data back to you in the form of targeted ads and personalized recommendations. That is ...
04:54, 09/21/2019

Spooky 'Black Hole' on Jupiter Is Just a Big Shadow NASA’s Juno spacecraft recently caught this ominous view of Jupiter, which shows a massive black spot atop the gas giant’s churning clouds. Looks scary, but there’s a perfectly reasonable explanation: It’s a shadow cast by Jupiter’s extremely volcani...
04:54, 09/21/2019

The World Is Installing a Ton of Renewables, but Coal Could Screw Things Up The International Energy Agency (IEA) expects the capacity for renewable energy to grow by almost 12 percent this year. Gotta love us some solar and wind energy! The problem is, the world is still having a dirty love affair with coal.Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

Try to Hate the iPhone 11 Pro The iPhone 11 Pro is a beautiful phone. There I said it! The matte glass back is elegant. The OLED display is slightly brighter than I expected, which is clever. The trypophobia-inducing camera bump is sleeker than it looks in photos, and the ability...
04:54, 09/21/2019

FBI Served Secret Subpoenas to a Video Game Developer, Antivirus Maker, and More The names of more than 120 companies secretly served FBI subpoenas for their customers’ personal data were revealed on Friday, including a slew of U.S. banks, cellphone providers, and a leading antivirus software maker.Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

Prop Up Your Phone or Tablet In Style With This $6 Stand No desk is complete in this day and age without a decent phone and tablet stand. This one’s made of aluminum, can adjust to multiple angles, and is only $6 at checkout. What more could you want?Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

RIP to a Real One: Three Mile Island Nuclear Power Plant Shuts Down Last Reactor The last reactor at Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania—the site of the worst nuclear plant meltdowns in the U.S.—is officially dead as of Friday.Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

Worse Than Previously Reported: The Facebook Story The most powerful tool in Facebook’s considerable arsenal isn’t its incalculable trove of user data or yearly revenue that exceeds the GDP of more than a few sovereign nations—it’s the platform’s ability to spread out any PR disaster over months or y...
04:54, 09/21/2019

Walmart Bans e-Cigs, Continues to Sell Things That Definitely Kill People At Walmart, you can buy alcohol, guns, and regular old tobacco. But as of today, you won’t find the mega-retailer stocking e-cigarettes on its shelves.Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

Busted: $10 Million Tech Support Scam That Preyed on the Elderly Two individuals were arrested this week in connection with a fraud scheme that manipulated thousands of victims into paying for invented tech services that they didn’t need.Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

A Woman's Toothache Remedy Left Her With Horrifying Blue Blood A Rhode Island women’s toothache ended up causing her a literal case of the blues, thanks to a bizarre reaction she had to pain medication. According to her doctors, the woman developed a rare and potentially life-threatening disorder that deprived h...
04:54, 09/21/2019

Germany's New $60 Billion Climate Package Does the Bare Minimum Germany appears to be listening to the millions of people around the world protesting climate inaction Friday. German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced Friday a $60 billion climate package to transform the country by 2030. Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

What's In Your Cart, Hannah Hart? Welcome back to What’s In Your Cart, where we ask noteworthy creators, athletes, and celebrities about their favorite products, their shopping habits, and their deal hunting acumen. If you or someone you know would like to be featured, shoot an email...
04:54, 09/21/2019

Google Says It's Achieved Quantum Supremacy, a World-First: Report A Google researcher’s paper claiming to have achieved quantum supremacy, a major early milestone in the field of quantum computing, appeared on a NASA website this week before being removed, the Financial Times reports.Read more......
04:54, 09/21/2019

‘We Stormed It. I Was Part of History Last Night’—Insider Footage of the ‘Storming’ of Area 51 RACHEL, Nev. — Jeffrey Gonzalez had waited 16 years for this moment. He’s been investigating and researching paranormal activity since 2003, but he never thought he would have a close encounter with Area 51. That is until 2:30 am on September 20 when...
04:54, 09/21/2019

Colorado woman places wild bobcat in backseat 'just feet away' from son, 3: 'This could have been tragic' Wildlife officials in Colorado are warning residents not to pick up certain whiskered hitchhikers after a near cat-astrophe occurred when a woman placed an injured bobcat in the backseat of her car -- along with her 3-year-old child. ...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Buffalo police release surveillance video in case of abandoned boy found on porch Buffalo Police have released surveillance videos showing two men in possession of gas cans escorting a little boy away from a burning car—hours before the child was found abandoned on a woman’s porch....
04:15, 09/21/2019

At least 4 dead, up to 15 critically hurt in Utah tour bus crash near Bryce Canyon National Park At least four people were killed and dozens of others were injured Friday after a tour bus crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah, police said. ...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Mexican drug cartels fueling meth comeback in US, with seizures at 'historically high levels' Mexican drug cartels, drug enforcement officers say, have now cornered the market in meth production -- and the drug has quickly grown in popularity all across the U.S.  ...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Judge orders suspected Poway synagogue shooter to stand trial A man accused of opening fire in a San Diego-area synagogue, killing a woman and wounding three other people, will stand trial, a judge ruled Friday....
04:15, 09/21/2019

SUV barrels through shopping mall in Chicago suburb, driver arrested An SUV barreled through a suburban Chicago mall Friday afternoon, sending frightened shoppers scurrying and running over a kiosk before crashing into a clothing store....
04:15, 09/21/2019

4 dead in Texas after Tropical Storm Imelda brings catastrophic flooding At least four people are dead in Texas after Tropical Storm Imelda brought catastrophic flooding to the region onTuesday, and hundreds of residents are still displaced from their homes....
04:15, 09/21/2019

Billionaire keeps promise to wipe out student loan debt for 2019 Morehouse graduates Robert Smith, the private equity billionaire and philanthropist who shocked Morehouse College at their May graduation when he pledged to pay off their student loans, followed through on his promise....
04:15, 09/21/2019

Thousands of patient records found at Indiana abortion clinics run by doctor who hoarded remains at home Medical records for thousands of women who had abortions performed by a doctor who hoarded 2,246 fetal remains at his home in Illinois were found abandoned at his medical clinics in Indiana, authorities said Friday....
04:15, 09/21/2019

Pentagon announces more US troops, but 'not thousands' more, will deploy to Mideast The U.S. will deploy more troops to the Middle East to deter Iran's increasingly aggressive behavior in the region, top military officials said Friday night....
04:15, 09/21/2019

'Almost impossible mission': The 8,000-mile non-stop flight to save a US soldier's life Three military aircraft, 18 medical personnel, 24,000 gallons of fuel and 26 gallons of blood were spent to save the life of this critically wounded soldier....
04:15, 09/21/2019

School cancels football game days after cheerleaders are punished for pro-Trump banner A North Carolina school district nixed a Friday night high school football game because of security concerns, days after cheerleaders there were placed on probation for unveiling pro-Trump banner....
04:15, 09/21/2019

China, Russia, China, or why the Air Force is right to refocus on the B-21 bomber As National Defense's Mandy Mayfield reports, the Air Force is considering refocusing its budget away from the B-1 bomber and toward the next generation B-21 bomber. The problem, the Air Force chief of staff says, is that the B-1 sustainment costs ar...
04:15, 09/21/2019

‘Prodigal Son’ review: New serial killer drama fails to shine Anthony Hopkins’ indelible performance as Hannibal Lecter in “Silence of the Lambs” (1991) casts a suffocating shadow on “Prodigal Son” — which borrows from “The Silence of the Lambs” playbook yet lacks that movie’s creepiness/horror factor. It’s not...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Tropical Depression Imelda hits south-east Texas – in pictures Tropical Depression Imelda has flooded south-east Texas, a region that had only just started to recover from Hurricane Harvey in 2017. Some areas have received almost 30in of rain, with Governor Gregg Abbott declaring a state of disaster for 13 count...
04:15, 09/21/2019

How the climate strike travelled around the world - video From Sydney to New Delhi, Nairobi to New York, millions of people around the world walked out of school and work on Friday to join the latest protests against the climate crisis. The global day of action, calling for a reduction in emissions, was hel...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Walking, friendship and tiramisu: Genoa’s centenarians share secrets of longevity The Italian city is home to nearly 300 centenarians – and this number is rising fast. Three women shed light on life beyond 100Adele Corsanego goes to a gym class three mornings a week and is always up for a party. She drinks wine with every meal, an...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Which is the world’s hardest-working city? Tokyo may be the most ‘overworked’ city – but there are ways to measure how hard a city works other than simply totting up the overtimeIn July 2013, 31-year-old Miwa Sado, a reporter for Japan’s national broadcaster NHK, was found dead in her Tokyo a...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Reconstructing a killing: exhibit challenges police narrative of Chicago man's death New art exhibit uncovers what appear to be missteps by police that led to shooting of Harith AugustusIn the video that Chicago police released to calm outrage over another killing of a black man by a white police officer, Harith Augustus appears to b...
04:15, 09/21/2019

History of free African strongholds fires Brazilian resistance to Bolsonaro Quilombo dos Palmares – founded by Africans who escaped slavery – maintained its independence for 100 years and has become a touchstone for a new generationA palm-fringed ridge rises above the plains of Alagoas in north-east Brazil. Just a few replic...
04:15, 09/21/2019

'Feminist emergency' declared in Spain after summer of violence Demonstrations across the country come after 19 women were killed by their partners Protesters took to the streets of more than 250 towns and cities across Spain on Friday night to declare a “feminist emergency” after a series of high-profile rape ca...
04:15, 09/21/2019

‘Wrong place at the wrong time’: how the US-China trade war is putting the squeeze on Australia Donald Trump’s trade war may force Australia to choose between democracy and profitsWhen Canberra’s finest strategic thinkers released a white paper in 2012 about Australia’s place in the Asia-Pacific region, the country’s choices seemed obvious. The...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Corbyn allies in bid to scrap Tom Watson's deputy leader post Momentum’s Jon Lansman has tabled a motion at Labour’s NEC for job to be abolishedLabour has been plunged into a fresh civil war on the eve of its annual conference, as allies of Jeremy Corbyn launched a bid to abolish Tom Watson’s post of deputy lea...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Russian court frees actor Pavel Ustinov after public backlash Ustinov is accused of injuring a police officer when he was arrested at a protestA Russian court has released an actor from jail after a public backlash led by Moscow’s theatre community turned his case into a cause celebre.Pavel Ustinov, who was det...
04:15, 09/21/2019

US to sign agreement to send asylum seekers to El Salvador Deal could lead to migrants obtaining refuge in El Salvador, one of Central America’s most violent countriesThe United States planned to sign an agreement on Friday to help make one of Central America’s most violent countries, El Salvador, a haven fo...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Saudi-led forces launch airstrikes on Yemeni city of Hodeidah Houthi rebels say attacks on four sites violate ceasefire agreement Saudi-led forces have launched airstrikes north of the Yemen port city of Hodeidah, claiming they were targeting Houthi rebels’ capacity to mount remote-controlled assaults on shippi...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Trump v California: president tries to turn 'resistance' into 2020 advantage On a rare visit to the state where he faces almost certain defeat Trump attacked the handling of homelessness – and raised millions from rich Republican donorsDonald Trump is the president of the United States but it can sometimes seem that he is not...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Why do e-cigarette makers suddenly want to be regulated? Vaping manufacturers have recently begun supporting ‘Tobacco 21’ legislation but are they pushing lax regulation now to head off harsher regulation later?Lobbyists are pushing to increase the legal age to buy tobacco products to 21 in states across A...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Trump is a walking, talking national security liability | Michael H Fuchs A toddler leads the most powerful country in the world. And when he fixates on a national security problem, you can be sure it will get worseAs the Trump administration cycles through officials and policies at a whiplash-inducing speed, the one const...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Justin Trudeau's brownface scandal is bad. But voting him out isn't the solution | Moustafa Bayoumi Let’s make sure that this incident forces us to examine not just Trudeau but also Canada and its racismRecently surfaced photos of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in brownface while at an ‘Arabian Nights’ party in 2001 are disturbing on a numb...
04:15, 09/21/2019

As a foreign reporter visiting the US I was stunned by Trump's press conference | Lenore Taylor Despite being subjected to a daily diet of Trump headlines, I was unprepared for the president’s alarming incoherenceAs a regular news reader I thought I was across the eccentricities of the US president. Most mornings in Australia begin with news fr...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Yes, I'm striking over the climate crisis. And suing the US government, too | Vic Barrett As one of the 21 young plaintiffs in the Juliana v United States lawsuit, I am inspired by my people’s past to fight for the futureI was born into a world in which my future and my past are uncertain. Born into a world where my inheritance is slippin...
04:15, 09/21/2019

The Guardian view on transport emissions: the trouble with planes and automobiles | Editorial The headline figure of a 44% cut in the UK’s total emissions conceals a multitude of failures, with motor traffic and aviation high on the listIf the success of an event like Friday’s school strike can be measured, it is in the extent to which it cha...
04:15, 09/21/2019

High-octane glitz for Versace as J-Lo brings the house down The actor’s appearance in ‘That’ dress from 2000 had the crowd in Milan whoopingOne of the lesser-known aspects of Versace’s brand mythology is its role in the inception of Google Images.The story goes like this. In the year 2000 – as fashion scholar...
04:15, 09/21/2019

My father had a lifelong ticket to fly anywhere. Then they took it away My dad was one of the only people with a good-for-life, go-anywhere American Airlines pass. This is the true story of having – and losing – a superpowerOn 10 March 2009, a case was filed in the US circuit court for the northern district of Illinois, ...
04:15, 09/21/2019

'Save us, save the world': Pacific climate warriors taking the fight to the UN Frank Bainimarama, Enele Sopoaga and Hilda Heine hope their urgent demands for action will save their island nations from the rising wavesIt is the final night of the Pacific Islands Forum in Tuvalu and the Fijian prime minister is explaining how to ...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Area 51 raid: people gather near US military base to 'see them aliens' Photographer said it was unclear if arrests were made as crowd gathered at 3am Friday in response to hoax to ‘raid’ the baseAbout 75 people arrived early on Friday at a gate at the once secret Area 51 military base in Nevada at the time appointed by ...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Group of US women sue 'amateur' porn producer over 'coercion and lies' San Diego court hears GirlsDoPorn released ‘amateur-style’ films of the women online, despite allegedly promising they would only be seen on specialist DVDs US porn makers are being sued for $22m (£17.5m) over allegations that they lied and coerced a...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Talks ‘going backwards’ as UK asks EU to keep its proposals secret Downing Street tells Brussels ‘confidential’ documents must not be shared with 27 statesDowning Street’s secrecy over its Brexit proposals has caused a fresh rupture in the negotiations in Brussels, a leaked email reveals, as EU officials warned that...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Malta to launch public inquiry into murder of prominent journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who wrote a popular anti-corruption blog, was killed by a car bomb outside her homeFollowing international pressure, the government of Malta has said it will launch an independent public inquiry into the murder of anti-corrupt...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Prince Andrew was an abuser, Epstein accuser says in TV interview Virginia Giuffre claims prince was participant in disgraced financier’s exploitation of herAn accuser of Jeffrey Epstein has alleged Prince Andrew was “an abuser, a participant” in the disgraced US financier’s exploitation of her as a teenager, in he...
04:15, 09/21/2019

Quebec National Assembly’s edible garden promotes urban agriculture There are over 200 different plants in the Quebec National Assembly garden, where members of the public are allowed to pick -- and eat -- much of it....
04:15, 09/21/2019

Young Edmontonians join global ‘climate strike’ to demand action on global warming A couple hundred young people marched through downtown Edmonton on Friday before taking part in a "die-in" to draw attention to what they fear may happen if politicians don't act on climate change....
04:15, 09/21/2019

Calgary students join worldwide strike for climate action with Green Party leader Over 300 people took part in the Global Climate Strike held in Calgary on Friday at City Hall Municipal Plaza, including Green Party Leader Elizabeth May....
04:15, 09/21/2019

Scientists begin ambitious Arctic mission to sharpen climate change models The 140-million euro ($158 million) expedition into the ice will see 600 scientists from 19 countries, including Germany, the United States, Britain, France, Russia and China, work together in one of the most inhospitable regions of the planet....
04:15, 09/21/2019

The New England Patriots Boot Antonio Brown Amid Accusations of Sexual Violence and Intimidation To coin terminology from another sport, looks like it was three strikes and Antonio Brown was out. The embattled wide receiver got cut by the New England Patriots Friday days after being accused of sexual misconduct by two women, including one who a...
04:15, 09/21/2019

VPN apps with 500M+ installs caught serving disruptive ads to Android users Google Play Store has a malware problem. And it doesn’t seem to go away despite the company’s best efforts to rein in sketchy apps. In a yet another instance of Android adware, New Zealand-based independent security researcher Andy Michael found four...
04:14, 09/21/2019

This digital marketing masterclass is a must for every new entrepreneur Even if you’ve never tackled the treacherous depths of digital advertising before, the direction from a course like the Digital Marketing Masterclass: Get Your First 1,000 Customers can help make that daunting task a lot more manageable. Right now, y...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Ripple Labs wants the US to forget it’s being sued for selling Ripple (XRP) illegally Ripple Labs, the company behind the Ripple (XRP) cryptocurrency, has formally requested a US federal court dismiss a class action lawsuit that alleges it illegally sold unregistered securities, Fortune reports. A number of investors are claiming to h...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Russian Facebook hit with fake Telegram token ads using Pavel Durov’s face When new crypto or digital currency projects are announced it doesn’t take long for scams to follow. It appears that Telegram’s supposedly incoming TON token is the latest to be exploited by opportunistic scammers. According to Russian news outlet Ko...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Google thinks it wasn’t sexist to give its voice assistant a female voice Last year, a study by the United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) argued that voice assistants like Google’s perpetuate “harmful gender bias” and suggests women should be there to assist rather than be assisted. But it...
04:14, 09/21/2019

How to connect your PS4 & Xbox One controllers to your iPhone or iPad Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. iOS 13 is finally here, and with it comes Apple’s increased focus on gaming. We now have Apple Arcade, a mobile ...
04:14, 09/21/2019

JerryRigEverything’s Galaxy Fold torture test shows the phone still isn’t very durable It’s worth commending Samsung for taking the time out to fix the problems with the original Galaxy Fold. Granted, maybe some of these problems shouldn’t have been there in the first place – such as an easy-to-remove but essential plastic film – but i...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Apple Arcade is everything I wanted for mobile gaming Apple Arcade launched yesterday, alongside iOS 13, and while I’ve only used it for a short while, I think I can say this is the kind of mobile gaming I want, now and forever. For starters, this is a price I can actually stomach. I’m not a fan of subs...
04:14, 09/21/2019

Chinese cancel plans to meet with Midwest farmers The Chinese trade delegation on Friday canceled plans to meet next week with Midwestern farmers impacted by the ongoing trade dispute with the United States....
04:13, 09/21/2019

U.S. to send additional troops to Middle East after Saudi oil attack President Donald Trump ordered additional U.S. troops to the Middle East on Friday, nearly a week after an attack on Saudi oil facilities, Department of Defense Mark Esper announced....
04:13, 09/21/2019

France receives its first KC-130J Super Hercules tanker France received its first of two KC-130J Super Hercules aerial refueling aircraft in a ceremony at Orleans-Bricy Air Base this week. The second aircraft is expected for delivery in 2020, according to Lockheed Martin....
03:39, 09/21/2019

U.S. Navy's MQ-25 tanker drone completes first test flight The U.S. Navy's MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling aircraft completed its first test flight after test pilots validated its basic functions by running a two-hour flight from a ground control station....
03:39, 09/21/2019

Trump Pressed Ukraine’s Leader on Inquiry Into Biden’s Son Mr. Trump has been prodding the Ukrainian government to investigate Mr. Biden and his family, but the new whistle-blower complaint has drastically raised the stakes....
03:39, 09/21/2019

U.S. Agreement With El Salvador Seeks to Divert Asylum Seekers An agreement between the United States and El Salvador will prevent migrants from crossing the southwestern border by requiring them to seek protection in El Salvador first....
03:39, 09/21/2019

Giuliani Revels in Another Cable Dust-up Defending Trump Mr. Giuliani’s unconstrained television appearances have long raised concerns with the rest of Mr. Trump’s legal team, as well as White House officials....
03:39, 09/21/2019

YouTube CEO apologizes for channel verification mess (updated) YouTube came under fire Thursday after changes to its verification program meant several prominent YouTubers will the coveted status. CEO Susan Wojcicki has since apologized for the "frustration and hurt that we caused with our new approach to verifi...
03:13, 09/21/2019

YouTube reverses course on 'verification' -- you will keep your badges Yesterday YouTube announced plans to change its policy around channel verification status. In a move to follow other social networks, the company said changes tying approval to authenticity and prominence would mean some might lose their tag, and wou...
03:13, 09/21/2019

Neo Geo retro stick console includes 'King of Fighters,' 'Samurai Shodown' SNK has detailed the full 20-game lineup for its Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro, and it's mixed news for fans of the classic platform. The retro console and controller hybrid will focus on the best-known brawlers with six The King of Fighters games (...
03:13, 09/21/2019

TiVo wants to make a comeback with $50 Android TV dongle In TiVo's heyday the company was synonymous with recording TV shows via your remote control, so you didn't have to rush home to catch "your show" or attempt to record it on the VCR. But that was two decades ago, and things have changed. Now...
03:13, 09/21/2019

The Patriots’ Antonio Brown arrogance backfired in a big way Well, was it worth it, Patriots? Were those four catches for 56 yards and a meaningless touchdown in a 43-0 rout of the hapless Dolphins last Sunday worth the 13 days of headaches you brought upon yourselves for signing Antonio Brown? You defiantly a...
03:13, 09/21/2019

Antonio Brown may have just cost himself more millions Antonio Brown is not only out of a job — he could be out close to $10 million. The Patriots decided Friday to cut to the bombastic wide receiver after just 11 days with the team. When Brown officially signed on Sept. 10, he agreed to a $9 milli...
03:13, 09/21/2019

How Antonio Brown went from NFL star to unemployed After 13 days, Antonio Brown is no longer a Patriot. The New England franchise releasing the star wideout is the culmination of months of erratic and bizarre behavior that has seen him go through three teams, numerous run-ins with the law and at leas...
03:13, 09/21/2019

NFL bans on-field pyrotechnics after Titans’ fire incident No playing with fire, at least temporarily. The NFL banned all flame effects and pyrotechnics on its fields for at least the short term, as an ongoing investigation into a fire at the Titans’ Nissan Stadium in Week 2 continues. A pre-game pyrotechnic...
03:13, 09/21/2019

California And Nearly Two Dozen States Sue Trump Administration As Emissions Fight Escalates For decades, California’s been able to set its own emissions standards, but the Trump Administration moved this week to end that ability as it seeks to create one national standard for (very debatably) cheaper, safer cars. But California’s not going ...
03:13, 09/21/2019

No, These McLarens In Houston Were Not Flooded You may have seen a photo going around of a line of McLarens parked on a dealership lot appearing to partially submerged in floodwater. While it did rain a lot in Houston yesterday, the dealership in question has assured us that the cars are fine....
03:13, 09/21/2019

Haas F1 Team On Why It Didn’t Hire Nico Hülkenberg: We Need To Fix Our Car First Renault Formula One driver Nico Hülkenberg is currently out of a ride next year, since with only 20 cars, F1 silly season is basically a prolonged game of musical chairs. Rest assured, though, Haas F1 was considering him—only to realize they needed t...
03:13, 09/21/2019

Rugby Shirts Are Back, Baby! Look, I know the rugby shirt has a less-than-stellar reputation. Over the years, it’s solidified in our collective consciousness as the uniform of rape-y lax bro villains in 1980s teen movies. I’m not denying that heritage....
03:13, 09/21/2019

Comment Of The Day: Good Band Names Edition When was the last time a good band name was thought up while looking at a car? That’s exactly what this little exchange inspired today on the Jalopnik Blogs. When looking at the extremely good grille of the Japanese Emperor’s new Toyota Crown parade ...
03:13, 09/21/2019

Lucknow-Delhi Tejas Express AC Car, Executive Car Ticket Rates Here The Lucknow to New Delhi ticket prices for IRCTC's Tejas Express will be Rs 1,125 for AC chair car and Rs 2,310 for executive chair car, officials said on Friday....
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Trump To Meet Pak PM Imran Khan On Monday, PM Modi On Tuesday In New York US President Donald Trump will meet Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday, a day after he joins Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the mega "Howdy Modi" event in Houston and will again hold a......
03:13, 09/21/2019

Rihanna’s dress-pants combo is the latest trend we hate to see Yes, Rihanna wears the pants — under dresses. While in Seoul, where she is celebrating Fenty Beauty’s South Korean launch, the pop star-turned-CEO turned heads in a sexy Jacquemus hot-pink gown, from the It designer’s 10th-anniversary collection, unb...
03:13, 09/21/2019

Milan Fashion Week: The mysterious masked guest at Fendi Crazy ensembles and famous faces are prevalent during fashion week, but when a mysterious masked character in a wild outfit shows up, there are bound to be questions. A masked attendee was front and center at the Fendi show during Milan Fashion Week,...
03:13, 09/21/2019

'Downton Abbey': Violet and Isobel engage in verbal jousting Violet (Maggie Smith) and Isobel (Penelope Wilton) bring humor to the new "Downton Abbey" film, trading sophisticated insults at a formal dinner.        ...
03:13, 09/21/2019

Farewell To My Cat I put my cat to sleep on Tuesday afternoon. She sat on my lap, swaddled in a medical blanket and a favorite scarf of my wife’s. A veterinarian injected anesthesia to knock her out and then delivered a fatal shot. I knew Quimby the cat for 15 ½ years....
02:52, 09/21/2019

Every Game Needs A Studio Trigger Anime Opening Today Skullgirls studio Lab Zero Games debuted the animated opening to Indivisible, the eagerly-anticipated action role-playing game. I thought I could not get more excited about this game. I was wrong. Flashy animated intros from Studio Trigger, the...
02:52, 09/21/2019

Get 5% Back On Paypal, Chase Pay, And Department Store Purchases With Your Chase Freedom Chase has announced its Q4 bonus categories for the Chase Freedom card, and you’ll have the opportunity to get 5% back on Paypal, Chase Pay, and department store purchases from October through the end of the year, if you activate the offer here....
02:52, 09/21/2019

Cameroon name Portuguese coach Conceicao as Seedorf's replacement Cameroon's Sports Ministry confirms that the former Portuguese footballer Toni Conceicao has been appointed as the new head coach of the Indomitable Lions....
02:52, 09/21/2019

Ansu Fati: Barcelona forward granted Spanish citizenship Barcelona's Ansu Fati is granted Spanish citizenship paving they way for him to play for them at international level, though he remains eligible for Guinea-Bissau and Portugal....
02:52, 09/21/2019

Iranian Students Set to Start at U.S. Universities Are Barred From Country The students, who were mostly headed to schools in the University of California system, had visas in hand when they were blocked from their flights this month....
02:52, 09/21/2019

U.S., El Salvador sign asylum deal, but details vague on who is affected and how It’s the latest effort by President Donald Trump’s administration to force asylum-seekers in Central America to seek refuge outside the United States....
02:52, 09/21/2019

Casper is having a flash sale on their most popular mattresses right now In need of a new mattress? Casper has got you covered with amazing discounts on their mattresses for their September Flash Sale.       ...
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The 5 best sales you can shop right now Apologies to your paycheck—these deals happening at Wayfair, Anthropologie, and other stores are just too good to miss.       ...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Walmart says it will stop selling e-cigarettes Walmart says it will stop selling e-cigarettes at its stores as concerns continue grow over the potential health risks linked to vaping.       ...
01:26, 09/21/2019

24 incredible deals you can get at Anthropologie's massive weekend sale Stock up of fall fashion and decor because Anthropologie is offering 20% off its entire store and 40% off sale.       ...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Walmart's car seat recycling event underway through Sept. 21. What you need to know. Walmart kicks off its first car seat recycling event Monday and through Sept. 21, get a $30 gift card for trading in a used car seat.       ...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Walmart ending car seat recycling event early due to 'overwhelming response' Walmart is ending its first-ever car seat recycling event Saturday, Sept. 21, which is nine days early than planned due to "overwhelming response."       ...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Free pizza and deals available for National Pepperoni Pizza Day 2019: Where to find it Papa John's, Pizza Hut, Domino's, Hungry Howie's, Jet's Pizza, 7-Eleven and more are celebrating National Pepperoni Pizza Day on Sept. 20 with deals.       ...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Best (and worst) bets for the League of Legends World Championship The annual League of Legends tourney is right around the corner, and Bet365 has the odds for who will hoist the Summoner's Cup. Here's what we think of the numbers....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Sources: Yanks' German won't pitch again in '19 Right-hander Domingo German will miss both the rest of the regular season and the postseason following his placement on administrative leave, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney....
01:26, 09/21/2019

NBA board passes stricter tampering measures By unanimous vote, the NBA board of governors on Friday passed a stricter package of measures to enforce compliance with tampering and salary-cap circumvention....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Report: NCAA set to notify Kansas of violations The NCAA is expected to deliver a notice of allegations to Kansas in relation to recruiting violations involving the school's men's basketball program, according to a Kansas City Star report....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Brown out: Pats cut WR amid off-field allegations Antonio Brown's brief stint with the Patriots is over, as the team released him Friday. "We feel that it is best to move in a different direction at this time," the Patriots said....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Ex-UAW official charged in widening corruption scandal Jeffery Pietrzyk, who was an assistant to former UAW-GM Vice President Joe Ashton, is the 11th person charged in an ongoing federal corruption investigation....
01:26, 09/21/2019

2 Reagor Dykes employees plead guilty in $23M 'check kiting scheme' The U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas said the employees admitted that "the dealer group had an entire team at its headquarters specifically designated to kite checks."...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Hugo at 30: Remembering the first US modern hurricane COLUMBIA, S.C. — From evacuating hundreds of thousands of people from the coast to live TV coverage in the shrieking wind and rain, 1989′s Hurricane Hugo might have been the first US storm of the modern age. When it slammed into South Carolina just m...
01:26, 09/21/2019

YouTuber agrees to pay family for allegedly inspiring copycat video that killed daughter A Chinese social media star is accused of inspiring a copycat cooking video that killed a young girl and badly injured another — and she’ll now pay their parents a compensation fee, according to a report. The 12 and 14-year-old were allegedly t...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Twitter in twist: Is this pillow for your boobs necessary? This pillow is a bust. A company is generating buzz by hyper-marketing a $69 product to slow down the aging process — of breasts. “Fight cleavage wrinkles with Sleep&Glow pillow bra,” the company urges in its new ad campaign. “The n...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Pesticides could explain mystery ‘attack’ on US diplomats in Cuba: study Some 40 Canadian and US diplomats and their families stationed in Cuba may have not been victims of “sonic attacks” after all — but instead may have fallen ill from ingredients used in pesticides to ward off mosquitoes, a new study revealed. Th...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Thousands of dead fish wash up on drought-hit Greek lake Tens of thousands of dead fish have been found on the banks of a lake in a protected nature reserve in northern Greece after high temperatures and drought conditions caused a severe drop in water levels....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Amazon pledges 100 percent renewable energy by 2030 Online shopping giant Amazon revealed a carbon footprint Thursday that rivals that of a small country and vowed to reduce the damage to the planet by cutting its use of fossil fuels....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Fall equinox 2019: When is the first day of fall? There’s a debate that erupts around this time each September — and it’s not about where to sip the best apple cider or peep the finest fall foliage. It’s over the exact start date of the fall equinox, which marks the beginning of autumn. Folks tend t...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Inside the real Downton Abbey: England’s Highclere Castle If you’ve ever fancied yourself as “Downton Abbey’s” Lady Mary, or have a hankering to be naughty footman Thomas Barrow, fly over the pond to Hampshire, England, and head to Highclere Castle, home of the 8th Earl and Countess of Carnarvon...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Cap that zaps your scalp could reverse male balding Scientists have developed a baseball cap that zaps your scalp – and could reverse male balding. Experts first created a wireless patch that can stimulate the scalp with electric pulses to encourage hair growth. The 0.4-inch-thick plastic patch ...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Family dog ‘fried’ to death on United Airlines flight: report A Florida family is heartbroken after their dog died on a United flight from Boston to Fort Lauderdale that made a stopover in Newark, where the father claims Rock fried in the baking hot hold, according to a report. John Paul Ciancimino, 45, told Th...
01:26, 09/21/2019

We finally know what our prehistoric relatives looked like The mystery of what our ancient ancestor looked like is solved, scientists say. Turns out our prehistoric relatives — aka the Denisovans, an extinct group of hominins — had a wider face than humans, with a weaker chin and a larger mouth, according to...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Oktoberfest 2019: 8 of the best places to celebrate in NYC Alessandro Iorlano traveled all the way from Las Vegas to the Manhattan waterfront last weekend, fully loaded for Oktoberfest. He had a bachelor party’s worth of bros in tow, all wearing lederhosen they bought online, and each holding a collectible g...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Here’s why some people are just really good at parking Not all parking strategies are made equal. A new study published Thursday in the Journal of Statistical Mechanics breaks down the ways people park into categories, and finds one to be superior. “Should one park far from the target, where findin...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Dying CW star Travis Flores fell in love with husband on a hospital bed Travis Flores may be dying, but he’s the happiest he’s ever been. The star of CW’s “My Last Days” is awaiting a third lung transplant due to complications from cystic fibrosis — and though his life is on the line, heR...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Escape impending winter with eight awesome fall travel deals Summer is nearly pushing up daisies amid autumn’s cruel mutiny. Time to Netflix and chill — er, literally and meteorologically. Then again … while the plebes are content to just jacket up and rake in their lawn-shrouding leaves, the savvy...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Fed in three voices: recession, bubbles, and 'in a good place' After delivering a split-decision rate cut earlier this week, U.S. Federal Reserve officials put their divisions on full display Friday, with warnings of a slowdown on the one hand and financial risks on the other bookending talk of how well things a...
01:26, 09/21/2019

Stocks fall as China cancels U.S. farm visits, yields dip An index of global stock markets surrendered early gains on Friday after Chinese agriculture officials who were to visit U.S. farm states next week canceled their trip, dampening optimism on U.S.-China trade talks....
01:26, 09/21/2019

U.S., China held 'productive' talks, still plan October meeting: USTR U.S. and Chinese deputy negotiators held "productive" talks in Washington this week aimed at improving their trade relationship, the U.S. Trade Representative's office said on Friday without offering further details....
01:26, 09/21/2019

‘Nerd,’ ‘Nonsmoker,’ ‘Wrongdoer’: How Might A.I. Label You? ImageNet Roulette, a digital art project and viral selfie app, exposes how biases have crept into the artificial-intelligence technologies changing our lives....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Crude Prices Inch Lower, but Post Weekly Gains Brent crude futures, the global benchmark, fell slightly on Friday, but still notched their best week since January as investors remained uneasy about supply disruptions following attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities....
01:26, 09/21/2019

Death of Blue Girl shines light on women's rights in Iran The Open Stadiums movement in Iran is hoping its work to improve women’s rights in Iran will mean the death of Sahar Khodayari, nicknamed Blue Girl, will not be in vain.On September 9, Iranian football fan Sahar Khodayari, nicknamed Blue Girl, died i...
01:00, 09/21/2019

George Ford takes inspiration from the Beckham experience in Sapporo • England take on Tonga in the same Sapporo Dome• Coach spoke to England’s 2002 squad for adviceGeorge Ford has revealed he has been seeking inspiration for England’s World Cup opener against Tonga on Sunday by watching highlights of the men’s footba...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Liam Williams says senior Wales players have 'stepped up' after Howley exit Full-back pledges to turn adversity to their advantageSquad given integrity briefing after Howley exitLiam Williams has vowed Wales will once again use a sense of adversity to their advantage in the wake of Rob Howley’s departure from Japan. Howley r...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Southampton 1-3 Bournemouth: Premier League – as it happened The two Wilsons, Harry and Callum, were on the scoresheet as Bournemouth won at Southampton for the first time in their history 10.07pm BST That’s it for tonight’s blog. I’ll leave you with our report on a fine match at St Mary’s. Night! Related: Buo...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Marco Silva repels criticism and calls on Everton’s players to be ‘ice men’ • Silva believes club singled out because of Moshiri’s backing• ‘It is so easy to create a crisis inside Everton’Marco Silva has claimed Everton are singled out for criticism because of having a billionaire backer in Farhad Moshiri and his players mu...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Newcastle turn blind eye to Peter Beardsley’s inadequate coaching | Louise Taylor The coach’s downfall is arguably as much about systemic failure as the shortcomings of one painfully insensitive manPeter Beardsley’s downfall, and ultimate disgrace, is arguably as much about a systemic failure at Newcastle United as the shortcoming...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Buoyant Bournemouth sink Southampton to stay on upward curve The wait is over for Bournemouth. Finally, at the 16th time of asking, they tasted victory on Southampton soil and climbed to the dizzy heights of third place in the table in the process. The south coast bragging rights are theirs and Bournemouth’s t...
01:00, 09/21/2019

The Area 51 Raid Was the Worst Way to Spot an Alien or UFO Dozens of revelers gathered near the top-secret base, purportedly hoping to glimpse some extraterrestrial life—but all they got were memes and selfies....
01:00, 09/21/2019

Tucson 16-year-old’s skeletal remains discovered in remote desert area TUCSON – The skeletal remains of a missing Tucson teenager were discovered earlier this month, officials confirmed Friday. Joshua Tyler Anderson, 16, was last heard from on May 28, 2019. Nearly 4 months later, the mystery of Anderson’s disappea...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Social media threat placed TUSD school on soft lockdown Thursday Google Maps TUCSON – Booth-Fickett Math/Science Magnet School was placed on a soft lockdown on Thursday after a social media threat was reported to the school administration. School resumed to normal operations after Tucson Police Department investig...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Survey: 21% of K-12 teacher positions in Arizona considered ‘vacant’ ARIZONA, USA — Educators who track teacher vacancies in Arizona say they are observing a subtle but nonetheless encouraging trend in the teaching ranks since statewide raises were implemented in 2018. “Initially, and even currently, we see grea...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Phoenix home up for auction This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions in September 2019 shows a home in Phoenix designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The Norman Lykes House will be up for auction in October 2019. Wright designed the home, nicknamed the “Circula...
01:00, 09/21/2019

Walmart to stop selling e-cigarettes amid national outbreak of vaping illnesses NBC — Walmart announced Friday it will phase out sales of electronic cigarettes in all stores, including Sam’s Club stores. The retail giant detailed the plan in an internal memo, which reads in part, “Given the growing federal, sta...
01:00, 09/21/2019

AZGFD seeking info on catchment contamination near Flagstaff TUCSON – Arizona Game and Fish Department is offering a $25,000 reward in return for information in a water contamination case. Officials say fuel was deliberately poured into Young’s Canyon Trick Tank, just north of Flagstaff. The suspect or suspect...
01:00, 09/21/2019

City of Tucson reopens sandbag distribution site TUCSON – As Hurricane Lorena makes its way up the coast, it could lead to lots of rain in Tucson. To prepare for it, the City of Tucson is reopening its sandbag distribution site. Residents can pick up sandbags starting 2 p.m., on Friday at the east ...
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