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Schools Reopen In Kashmir But Few Children Show Up: 10 Points A fraction of schools and all government offices opened today in Srinagar as the administration said restrictions were being eased in phases after two weeks of a security lockdown to avoid trouble......
09:13, 08/19/2019

Tottenham’s Mauricio Pochettino wants transfer window to stay open longer • Spurs manager fears club could lose Christian Eriksen• Pochettino wants longer window like other nationsMauricio Pochettino has described the decision to close the domestic summer transfer window in early August as a “massive mistake” and claims he...
09:39, 08/19/2019

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – as it happened Even though Edinson Cavani opened the scoring, Rennes secured a deserved win over the champions after goals from Mbaye Niang and Romain Del Castillo 9.57pm BST PSG’s troubles extend way beyond whether Neymar stays or goes, judging by that. They were ...
09:39, 08/19/2019

Chemical spill near Lake Michigan kills hundreds of fish The National Park Service has closed several portions of Indiana Dunes National Park after a chemical spill killed hundreds of fish in the area, according to a statement by Portage, Indiana, a nearby city....
09:39, 08/19/2019

Microsoft, Nvidia team up for more realistic visuals on Minecraft game Microsoft Corp said on Monday it will use chipmaker Nvidia Corp's real-time ray tracing technology to provide the software company's Minecraft video game players more realistic graphics on personal computers....
09:39, 08/19/2019

"Vaulter" pivots to extinction in an all-too-timely Succession “Kendall Roy is no longer relevant,” Stewy (Arian Moayed) declares to the world on PGM. Kendall (Jeremy Strong), if we’re being honest, probably wouldn’t disagree. There’s shades of the enterprising usurper still there, specifically when he rallies L...
10:00, 08/19/2019

Turkish police detain 418 people in Kurdish militant probe: ministry Turkish police have detained 418 people in 29 provinces in an investigation targeting suspects with links to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, the Interior Ministry said on Monday....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Thai official dismisses Muslim insurgent demand on detainees A Thai deputy prime minister dismissed on Monday a demand made by a Malay Muslim group to free those detained over alleged links to the long-running insurgency in Thailand's mainly Muslim south as a pre-condition for formal talks....
10:00, 08/19/2019

At least 10 dead after fuel truck collision in western Uganda: police At least 10 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded in flames after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement....
10:00, 08/19/2019

China's State Council calls for Shenzhen integration with Hong Kong, Macau China's State Council has called for greater development of the southern city of Shenzhen and the integration of its culture and economy with neighboring Hong Kong and Macau....
10:00, 08/19/2019

Electric Porsche Taycan completes endurance run ahead of launch Zero-emission Porsche has completed a 24-hour test run ahead of early September launch Porsche has continued its development programme for the Taycan electric sports car ahead of its launch next month ahead of the Frankfurt motor show, completing 21...
10:52, 08/19/2019

XXXX-Class: delivering beer to the Outback in a Mercedes pick-up Our X250d was nicknamed ‘the speedboat’ for its tendency to stick its fully loaded nose in the air Can the X-Class live up to its beer-carrying claims? We head into the heart of Australia to find out They’re making them too fancy these days,” decl...
10:52, 08/19/2019

More Than a Third of Economists Expect a U.S. Recession in 2021, a Survey Finds WASHINGTON (AP) — A number of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump’s economic policies that they expect a recession in the U.S. by the end of 2021. Thirty-four percent of...
11:13, 08/19/2019

Spain invites stranded migrants to disembark in Algeciras Spain's acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez has told the port of Algeciras to welcome migrants from a rescue boat. But a spokesperson for the Open Arms vessel declined the offer, citing an emergency situation on board....
11:13, 08/19/2019

Security tokens aren’t yet worth the hype Security tokens could be a boon to the average retail investor by fractionalizing assets and providing high liquidity. But the market is still immature.Read More...
11:39, 08/19/2019

Explosions in Afghanistan wound dozens on Independence Day A series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 34 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary of its independence....
11:39, 08/19/2019

Iran tanker heads to Greece after release, Iran warns U.S against seizure attempt An Iranian tanker headed through the Mediterranean toward Greece on Monday after it was released from detention off Gibraltar, and Tehran said that any at U.S. move to seize the vessel again would have "heavy consequences"....
11:39, 08/19/2019

Syrian state media says Turkish convoy crossed into Idlib to help rebels A Turkish convoy crossed into northwest Syria on Monday to help insurgents in the town of Khan Sheikhoun fighting a government advance, Syrian state media said, calling it an act of aggression....
11:39, 08/19/2019

Big Sean has happy kids on his hands as he unveils studio at Boys & Girls Club in Detroit The rapper's new facility on the west side was already full of music Saturday as Big Sean kicked off his second DON Weekend of community activities.        ...
12:00, 08/19/2019

Iran warns US against oil tanker seizure as ship leaves Gibraltar Vessel heads to Greece after UK rejects Washington’s request to detain it furtherIran has warned the US against attempting to seize an Iranian oil tanker in open seas after after its release from Gibraltar.The tanker, which ash been caught in a stand...
12:26, 08/19/2019

The rise of digital fitness: can the new wave of high-intensity home workouts replace the gym? You can now have personal trainers in your headphones, or set up a mirror that beams classes into your home. The options are limitless. But can they ever beat the camaraderie of working out with other people?Chessie King whoops, flipping her ponytail...
12:26, 08/19/2019

'A second Trump': Bolsonaro's offensive rhetoric adds to Brazil's discomfort Supporters say his tendency to speak freely is sincere – but detractors call it a PR disasterHe parleyed his way to Brazil’s presidency with a vote-winning barrage of scaremongering and bombast.But eight months into Jair Bolsonaro’s far-right tenure,...
12:26, 08/19/2019

Pig to human heart transplants 'possible within three years' Pioneer UK surgeon Sir Terence English says adapted organs could transform treatmentAdapted pig hearts could be transplanted into patients within three years, accordingto a report citing the surgeon who pioneered heart transplantation in the UK.On th...
12:26, 08/19/2019

Google loophole allows anti-abortion clinics to post deceptive ads ‘Crisis pregnancy centers’ seek to discourage women from getting abortions by ‘deceiving them about services they do or do not offer’A new Google policy that was meant to rein in deceptive advertising by “crisis pregnancy centers” has a loophole that...
12:26, 08/19/2019

What’s still keeping Ryan Kalil from fully assimilating with Jets Prior to Sunday night’s Green and White practice — the last public practice of the season — Jets center Ryan Kalil couldn’t contain his excitement. It was Kalil’s first practice participating in team drills since he came out of his brief retirement t...
12:26, 08/19/2019

J.D. Davis dismisses possible Mets concern KANSAS CITY, Mo. — J.D. Davis’ said his right calf wasn’t bothering him, but his motions on the bases after delivering a pinch-hit, game-tying single for the Mets in the seventh inning Sunday triggered an alarm. “We were thinking of leaving him in le...
12:26, 08/19/2019

Giants’ Paul Perkins sending message to this regime The current Giants regime didn’t draft Paul Perkins. It wasn’t around when he became the team’s starting running back two years ago or flashed potential as a rookie the season before. So, consider Friday night, when Perkins amassed 65 yards of offens...
12:26, 08/19/2019

John Oliver enlists Wanda Sykes and Larry David to kvetch about medical bias Sunday’s Last Week Tonight took on racial and gender bias in medicine, something host John Oliver noted he, a a white male, was pretty unlikely to experience. For one thing, Oliver is, as he put it, the human equivalent of a cider donut, in that he i...
12:26, 08/19/2019

Excess Intake Of Gluten In Early Life Linked To Risk Of Celiac Disease Celiac disease is a digestive disorder that causes an impact on the small intestines and intake of excess gluten during the first five years of your life is associated with the likelihood of......
12:26, 08/19/2019

Weight Loss Diet: Make These Easy Keto-Friendly Cheese Chips At Home (Watch Recipe Video) Here, we bring to you a recipe of yummy, cheesy and crispy crackers thatwill satiate your untimely hunger pangs and will also not hinder your weight loss journey...
12:26, 08/19/2019

Spain says no deal with Italy on migrants, offers its ports The Spanish government denied on Monday it had agreed with Italy to disembark the 107 migrants stranded in the Mediterranean at a Spanish port in Mallorca, while reiterating its readiness to receive the migrants there....
12:52, 08/19/2019

Watch: Air Force's Dramatic Rescue Of 2 Men From J&K's Flooded Tawi River The Indian Air Force led a daring rescue operation today to save the lives of two men who were left stranded on a barrage wall by the rising floodwaters of the Tawi River in Jammu and Kashmir...
13:13, 08/19/2019

LK Advani, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Visit Arun Jaitley At AIIMS As former finance minister Arun Jaitley continues to be on life support, politicians, including veteran BJP leader LK Advani and Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat, visited AIIMS......
13:13, 08/19/2019

UP Woman Burnt Alive Allegedly By Husband, In-Laws Over Triple Talaq Case A 22-year-old woman was allegedly burnt to death by her husband and in-laws in Uttar Pradesh's Shravasti district on Friday evening, after she tried lodging a police complaint over an attempt to......
13:13, 08/19/2019

Hopes Of Fiscal Stimulus To Drive Markets: Experts Analysts opined that investors are awaiting a stimulus package and relief for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) from the super-rich surcharge which was announced in the Budget in July....
13:13, 08/19/2019

Eastern Germany hopes to mine lithium, the white gold of e-mobility A small community in the German state of Saxony may soon see the revival of its centuries-old mining tradition. But this time around, the focus is no longer on tin or tungsten but on lithium, as Hardy Graupner reports....
13:13, 08/19/2019

Cathay's 'unusual position' makes it 'vulnerable to pressure' from Beijing, analyst says Cathay Pacific's CEO Rupert Hogg officially stepped down on Monday. His sudden resignation comes shortly after Beijing issued a "major aviation safety risk warning" to the airline....
13:39, 08/19/2019

Malaysia court postpones biggest 1MDB trial involving ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak The hearing will now begin next Monday to allow time for the completion of a previous trial that revolves around former 1MDB unit SRC International, a Kuala Lumpur High Court judge said....
13:39, 08/19/2019

Operation Yellowhammer: Philip Hammond denies leaking secret Whitehall dossier after Boris Johnson blamed it on 'former minister' Philip Hammond has denied being the source of a leak of the Government's secret no-deal Brexit planning details after Boris Johnson blamed it on a "former minister"....
13:39, 08/19/2019

Brawl breaks out on delayed Delta flight at JFK airport It was a flight or fight response. A “nightmare” JFK flight to Miami was delayed for so long that cops had to be summoned after fights broke out between frustrated — and exhausted — passengers. Delta Flight 2385 sat on the tarmac for near...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Fan who signed with A's, Nathan Patterson, strikes out side in minor league debut Oakland Athletics minor league pitcher Nathan Patterson, who touched 96 mph on the radar gun to get signed, was excellent in his first pro outing.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

Maddy Freking becomes sixth girl to pitch at Little League World Series, gets team out of jam Maddy Freking became the sixth girl to pitch at the Little League World Series on Sunday and more than held her own on the mound.       ...
14:00, 08/19/2019

For Trump, appeals to white fears about race may be a tougher sell in 2020: Reuters/Ipsos poll U.S. President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric and focus on the grievances of white voters helped him win the 2016 election. But a Reuters analysis of public opinion over the last four years suggests that Trump's brand of white identity politi...
14:00, 08/19/2019

What's The Weirdest Problem Your Car Has Had? I’m diagnosing something strange on my Lexus LS 400. Sometimes, when I’m on the highway, a check engine light pops on. It’s accompanied by the traction control off light. I cannot figure out what’s going on....
14:26, 08/19/2019

China is investing in Europe — but there are strings attached A feud between Beijing and the mayor of Prague offers an especially raw example of how China is trying to flex its muscles in Europe — with little tolerance for objections....
14:52, 08/19/2019

Gibraltar rejects U.S. request to seize Iranian oil tanker, ship leaves for Greece The tanker, now flying the Iranian flag, is preparing to depart the Mediterranean port, raising the question of what further action the United States may take....
14:52, 08/19/2019

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces 8,000 people to evacuate An out-of-control wildfire in Spain’s Canary Islands was throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air on Monday, forcing emergency workers to evacuate more than 8,000 people...
14:52, 08/19/2019

Beats PowerBeats Pro review: Apple's fitness AirPods rock Bluetooth earbuds have long battery life, rock-solid connectivity and stay firmly planted on your earThe PowerBeats Pro are Apple-owned Beats’ first true wireless Bluetooth earbuds that cut the cable and seek to be the ultimate running and gym earpho...
14:52, 08/19/2019

U.S. Commerce Secretary Ross downplays fears of recession U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Monday added to a chorus of presidential officials downplaying concerns over a looming recession after the U.S. Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted last week for the first time in 12 years....
14:52, 08/19/2019

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez Are Investing in Fintech Firm Acorns Acorns Grow wants to go viral–and it has enlisted A-Rod and J.Lo to help. The influencer strategy is the brainchild of Acorns CEO Noah Kerner, who is trying to transform the company from a niche savings app into a bank alternative....
15:13, 08/19/2019

Ja Rule's Kids Question His Fyre Festival Sequel Plans in Growing Up Hip Hop: New York Sneak Peek Was Fyre Festival the most iconic festival that never happened? Festival co-founder Ja Rule certainly thinks so, and he might be right, though "iconic" might be a questionable......
15:13, 08/19/2019

Happy Birthday, John Stamos! See His Cutest Pics With Son Billy Happy birthday, John Stamos! The Full House actor, who turns 56 today, traded in being America's favorite uncle to being a real-life dad last April when he welcomed his son, Billy......
15:13, 08/19/2019

Dying Light 2 and a new Tencent game get Nvidia RTX ray tracing Nvidia announced a couple of new games that are getting support for its ray tracing technology including Dying Light 2 and Synced: Off-Planet.Read More...
15:13, 08/19/2019

We have spotted 8 more mysterious repeating radio bursts from space Fast radio bursts are unexplained blasts of radio waves from space. A haul of eight newly spotted ones that flash repeatedly may help us work out what they are...
15:13, 08/19/2019

Berdych ends drought with opening win at Winston-Salem Open "Tomas Berdych earned his first ATP win in six months with a 6-1 3-6 6-3 first round victory over Andreas Seppi at the Winston-Salem Open on Sunday."...
15:39, 08/19/2019

Syrian Kurds hand over four 'Islamic State' children to Germany Kurdish authorities in Syria have handed over four children to Germany who had parents that were "Islamic State" fighters. Many EU countries are grappling with how to handle returning foreign fighters and their families....
15:39, 08/19/2019

UK's Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Jeffrey Epstein claims The British royals reject allegations of the prince's involvement in the Epstein sex scandals. Buckingham Palace released a statement after a video resurfaced from 2008 where Andrew was seen at Epstein's New York home....
15:39, 08/19/2019

Memorable Baseball “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park TUCSON – A Tucson couple had a creative and memorable “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park by combining the family’s love for baseball.  Freddy Valdez III swung a bat into a pinata full of confetti.  (If pink confetti came out, his so...
15:39, 08/19/2019

UA volleyball brags about experiences in Europe over the summer TUCSON – The University of Arizona Volleyball squad had a great team-building experience by traveling through Europe over the summer. Here’s more with the Wildcats on that unique experience as-seen-on News 4 Tucson sportscast:...
15:39, 08/19/2019

Tucson fire extinguishes utility room fire that threatened east side apartments TUCSON — Tucson firefighters responded to an utility room fire that was part of a two-story apartment on the east side. Fire officials say multiple people reported large flames coming out of the outside room of the building on E. Cody St. First...
15:39, 08/19/2019

Rami Malek on 'Mr. Robot,' His Freddie Mercury Accent, and Sneaking Around Town Incognito The acclaimed actor played Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' won an Oscar, and became world-famous practically all at once. In his September 2019 GQ cover profile, he talks about his early mistakes, nailing Mercury's accent, and sneaking around...
16:00, 08/19/2019

MLB lifers decry the state of the modern baseball: 'Unwatchable' There’s more information than ever before which is relished in baseball, but critics say it’s sucked the heart and soul out of the modern game.       ...
16:26, 08/19/2019

‘An Absurd Discussion.’ Denmark’s Prime Minister Dismisses President Trump’s Interest in Purchasing Greenland Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has dismissed President Donald Trump’s suggestion that the U.S. could buy Greenland from Denmark, calling it “an absurd discussion” in an interview with a local newspaper Sunday. Trump confirm...
16:26, 08/19/2019

| WATCH | Migrants jump off rescue boat to try to reach Italian island Several migrants have jumped into the sea from a Spanish rescue boat that has been blocked for days from docking at an Italian island in a thwarted bid to reach land on their own....
16:26, 08/19/2019

The rare dominance of Ukashir Farooq Ukashir Farooq destroys Duane Winters and lines up Lee McGregor next. Oliver Fennell reports from ringside The post The rare dominance of Ukashir Farooq appeared first on Boxing News....
16:26, 08/19/2019

Alvin Baltrop: remembering New York's forgotten queer photographer The Bronx-born photographer captured gay culture on the outskirts in 70s Manhattan and his work is finally receiving the attention it deservesBronx-born photographer Alvin Baltrop spent days on end documenting gay life at the piers lining Manhattan’s...
16:26, 08/19/2019

Mountune Ford Focus RS pack takes hot hatch to 513bhp New M520 MRX upgrade pack dramatically ups performance for less than £6000, arriving alongside cheaper 444bhp option Mountune has taken the Ford Focus RS to a whole new performance level with two new packages - the more powerful of them boosting th...
16:52, 08/19/2019

State records reveal extent of botched abortions, as GOP reps push ‘born-alive’ protection law At least 40 babies were born alive after botched abortions across three states since 2016, according to state health data that offers a glimpse into the extent of an issue that lawmakers have fiercely debated in recent months....
16:52, 08/19/2019

Illinois state senator apologizes for mock Trump assassination photos at fundraiser A Democratic state senator from Illinois came under fire over the weekend after pictures were posted online showing his supporters at a fundraising event performing a mock assassination on President Trump....
16:52, 08/19/2019

No shellfire or bullets, but war still intrudes on tiny Syrian island In the years before Syria's war the boatmakers of Arwad used to sell their wooden vessels along the Mediterranean coast down to Lebanon and up to Turkey, but the trade has withered....
17:13, 08/19/2019

UK's Johnson tells Germany and France: do a Brexit deal Prime Minister Boris Johnson called on France and Germany on Monday to change their position on Brexit and negotiate a new exit deal for Britain, reiterating his stance that he is ready to leave the European Union without a deal if they do not....
17:13, 08/19/2019

Wait, What Did Callahan Just Pull Out of His Pants on Dating #NoFilter?! Callahan has a few tricks up his sleeve...and one in his pants too. "I need to hear some jokes," prompts Melissa--his blind date for the evening--in this clip from Tuesday's......
17:13, 08/19/2019

Anderson left out as England name unchanged squad for third test "Aug 19 (Reuters) - England have named an unchanged 12-man squad for the third Ashes test against Australia starting on Thursday, with recovering seamer James Anderson set to play for Lancashire\u0027s second XI to step up his rehabilitation."...
17:13, 08/19/2019

Equinor, Gazprom lose European gas market share as LNG surges Europe's two biggest suppliers of pipeline gas, Norway's Equinor and Russia's Gazprom, have lost market share for the first time in at least four years amid a tripling in liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports into the region over the past 10 months....
17:39, 08/19/2019

Alanis Morissette posts photo of her newborn son breastfeeding, says it's 'not always easy peasy' Days after announcing the birth of her son, singer Alanis Morissette shared a photo of herself breastfeeding online — and admitting it's not always an easy task....
17:39, 08/19/2019

Trump administration extends grace period for Huawei again Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday that penalties on Huawei Technologies will be delayed until Nov. 19 so rural companies have more time to find alternative suppliers....
17:39, 08/19/2019

Invasive fish, snakes tracked with high-tech databases, maps, DNA Fish scientists on the hunt for non-native species are using an array of sophisticated techniques, including high-tech databases, storm maps and DNA samples to track destructive newcomers to U.S. waterways....
17:39, 08/19/2019

TÜV SÜD pulls out of dam safety checks after Brazil disaster Germany's TÜV SÜD has pulled out of conducting safety assessments of dams after the collapse of a Brazilian dam it had vetted killed almost 250 people in January, the industrial inspection firm's chief executive told Reuters....
17:39, 08/19/2019

Jennifer Aniston returns to TV in Apple's 'Morning Show' trailer with Carrell and Witherspoon The first trailer for Apple TV+'s "The Morning Show" shows a juicy drama starring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carrell.        ...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Look: Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow make promises in 'The Politician' poster Netflix released a key art poster and first trailer for the Ryan Murphy series "The Politician," starring Ben Platt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Lange and Zoey Deutch....
18:00, 08/19/2019

Look: Allison Holker, Stephen 'tWitch' Boss expecting a daughter "Dancing with the Stars" pro Allison Holker and her husband, "Ellen DeGeneres Show" star Stephen 'tWitch' Boss, announced on Instagram that they are expecting a baby girl....
18:00, 08/19/2019

Antonio Brown's agent on Raiders GM Mike Mayock's ultimatum: 'We're looking for a permanent solution' Antonio Brown's agent, Drew Rosenhaus, said Monday that he and Brown are "looking for a permanent solution" and he's optimistic Brown will play soon.       ...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Steph Curry sponsors golf program at Howard University, pledges support for 6 years Steph Curry, inspired by a Howard student, announced he will sponsor both the men’s and women’s golf teams at Howard University for the next six years.       ...
18:00, 08/19/2019

Dell shows off Alienware Aurora PC and 55-inch gaming monitor Dell's Alienware division unveiled a bunch of new products for gamers coming this fall, from a new Alienware Aurora gaming PC and a 55-inch OLED gaming monitor. Read More...
18:26, 08/19/2019

Man gets first haircut in 15 years to join Army CNN – Reynaldo Arroyo has been growing his hair for 15 years, but he decided to have the big chop so he could enlist in the Army. The 23-year-old wanted to enlist as an infantryman. Arroyo says he will be donating his hair to “Locks of Love,” a nonpr...
18:26, 08/19/2019

Ohio boy donates all $15K in fair winnings to St. Jude An Ohio boy is getting recognition for his generosity after he donated $15,000 to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Diesel Pippert, a seventh-grader in the Western Reserve Schools district, donated all of his livestock premiums to the hospital. ...
18:26, 08/19/2019

Workplace bias: 1-in-5 managers won’t hire pro-Trump workers American workers who like President Trump face sweeping bias against them, with some managers refusing to hire his supporters and those already employed facing discrimination and mockery, according to a new study....
18:52, 08/19/2019

British PM Boris Johnson headed to Germany, France to negotiate EU exit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will meet with French and German leaders this week to negotiate a plan so Britain can leave the European Union with a deal in place before the Oct. 31 deadline....
18:52, 08/19/2019

Afghan president pledges to root out IS after deadly wedding attack Responding to a weekend attack that killed at least 63 people, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani promised Monday to root out the Islamic State terror group from its hideouts and blamed the Taliban for supporting terror....
18:52, 08/19/2019

Group of top CEOs says maximizing shareholder profits no longer can be the primary goal of corporations The new statement, released Monday by the Business Roundtable -- whose members are CEOs of America’s largest companies -- suggests balancing the needs of a company’s various constituencies and comes at a time of widening income inequality, rising exp...
18:52, 08/19/2019

How to Give Feedback People Will Listen To The next time you need to offer feedback or criticism, think about the goal you’re trying to achieve—and then choose the method of feedback that is best suited to that goal....
18:52, 08/19/2019

This Coconut Tres Leches Cake is Vegan and It Is Spectacular Every cook needs a go-to dessert recipe. Even if you insist you’re really more of a cook than a baker, even if you’re put off by scales and stand mixers and specialty flours and expensive silicone mats, I promise that there’s a back-pocket recipe out...
18:52, 08/19/2019

Monday's Best Deals: Nerf Gold Box, Dash Air Fryers, eero Routers, and More A big Sorel sale, Zelda soundtrack, a Nintendo Switch charging stand, and a cake pop maker lead of Monday’s best deals from around the web....
18:52, 08/19/2019

Describe Your Location Anywhere With 'What3Words' If you’re at a house or business, it’s easy enough to communicate where you are: just give an address or a google-able name. But if you’re trying to meet someone at their blanket on the beach, or telling a friend where in the woods you’re lost, that’...
18:52, 08/19/2019

The 2019 Jaguar F-Type V6 May Be Old But It Still Rips The 2019 Jaguar F-Type pretty much looks like the 2013 Jaguar F-Type; it’s old news. Then again, so are Converse sneakers and Coca-Cola. The F-Type is not the freshest or most technologically impressive modern car but I’ll be damned it doesn’t hit th...
19:13, 08/19/2019

Costa Rica: Tainted alcohol death toll rises to 25; 59 people affected overall The number of victims poisoned by tainted liquor in Costa Rica has risen to 25 but none were American tourists, says the country's Ministry of Health.       ...
19:13, 08/19/2019

Here's How Easy It Can Be To Steal A Car With Keyless Entry It’s no secret that keyless entry systems don’t fully protect you against car theft. That hasn’t prevented automakers from building such cars—or consumers from buying them—but this video showing how easy it is to steal several different keyless cars ...
19:39, 08/19/2019

UN refugee chief impressed with Brazil’s ‘exemplary’ response to plight of fleeing Venezuelans While praising the “efficient, coordinated, humane and innovative response” by Brazil on behalf of fleeing Venezuelans, the UN refugee chief has said that the sheer number of those on the run is proving to be a major challenge, calling for greater in...
19:39, 08/19/2019

Frustrated Frank Lampard seeks a cutting edge from Chelsea after slow start Frank Lampard should be encouraged by Chelsea's ongoing ability to produce spells of dominance but his team cannot wait too much longer to start capitalising on them....
20:00, 08/19/2019

Luka Milivojevic warns Crystal Palace teammates to expect 'worse weekend' at Man Utd if they don't improve Crystal Palace captain Luka Milivojevic has called on his teammates to significantly raise their performances following defeat to Sheffield United on Sunday, warning a far greater challenge lies in wait this weekend....
20:00, 08/19/2019

WTA roundup: Keys downs Kuznetsova to win Cincinnati title Madison Keys served 13 aces and won the fifth singles title of her career on Sunday when she posted a 7-5, 7-6 (5) victory over Svetlana Kuznetsova in the final of the Western & Southern Open near Cincinnati....
20:00, 08/19/2019

Rank outsider Ogletree claws back to win U.S. Amateur title Rank outsider Andy Ogletree became the first player from Mississippi to win the U.S. Amateur Championship when he beat John Augenstein 2&1 in an all-American final in North Carolina on Sunday....
20:00, 08/19/2019

U.S. military tests ground-based cruise missile A ground-launched cruise missile was successfully fired in a test Sunday in California, the Pentagon said Monday. The test is the first since the U.S. pulled out of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty in August....
20:00, 08/19/2019

Remember That Trump Speech at the Pennsylvania Plant? Workers Had to Attend, Take Paid Time Off or Lose a Day of Pay Turns out that those cheering plant workers behind President Trump at the Pennsylvania petrochemical plant didn’t have many choices when it came to attending the event. In fact, they only had three choices: either attend the event to get paid, use pa...
20:26, 08/19/2019

OMG! OK, It's Happening: Rihanna Reportedly Registered New Music With Her Publisher We’ve expressed this sentiment more than once, but it needs to be repeated: Rihanna has successfully executed the best troll in modern music....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Searching for Hints About 2020, All Eyes Turn to a Reshaped Virginia Demographics and redistricting are transforming Virginia, where November legislative elections are being closely watched for signs of where the nation is headed politically....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Man suffered groin blisters, severe burns after leaving hair removal cream on too long A man in the U.K. has allegedly been in the hospital for weeks and will remain there for several more after he reportedly left hair removal cream on his groin for a few minutes too long, resulting in gruesome blisters and painful burns....
20:26, 08/19/2019

British conservationists work to restore acclaimed slavery painting Ahead of the annual remembrance day for the abolition of the slave trade, art conservationists are working to restore a rare painting of a kneeling African slave to go on display in the British port city of Liverpool....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Netflix's medical investigation docuseries 'Diagnosis' is your next binge-watch obsession Neflix's medical mystery series "Diagnosis," a documentary version of "House," seeks cures for patients struggling for answers to medical issues.        ...
20:26, 08/19/2019

Chinese pop stars back Beijing over Hong Kong protests Patriotic posts have been uploaded from some of the music industry's biggest stars in the region. They are seen as a show of support for China against the demonstrators in Hong Kong....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Afrobarometer: Climate change literacy still low in Africa Despite the fact that Africa bears the brunt when it comes to erratic global weather patterns, many people are still unfamiliar with the climate change phenomenon, a new survey reveals....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Indian FTR 1200 S, FTR 1200 S Race Replica Officially Launched In India Indian Motorcycle India has officially launched the FTR 1200 S and the FTR 1200 S Race Replica in India with prices starting at Rs. 15.99 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Bookings for the motorcycle have......
20:52, 08/19/2019

Exclusive: Maruti Suzuki To Bring The Jimny Mini SUV To India; Likely Rebadged as Gypsy Suzuki has finally green-lighted the Jimny for India. The car could be rebadged as Gypsy to cash in on erstwhile model's immense popularity and cult following. The version for India will differ......
20:52, 08/19/2019

Indian FTR 1200 S Launch Highlights; Features, Prices, Specifcations, Images The launch of the Indian FTR 1200 S and the FTR 1200 S Race Replica is perhaps the first instance of Indian launching an all new model which is not a chrome laden cruiser but a flat-track inspired......
20:52, 08/19/2019

'The Politician' has a very dark take on high school politics For those who think the 2020 campaign could do with some more witty one-liners, Netflix has released a trailer for its upcoming satire "The Politician."...
20:52, 08/19/2019

Boosting computing power for the future of particle physics A new machine learning technology tested by an international team of scientists including MIT Assistant Professor Philip Harris and postdoc Dylan Rankin, both of the Laboratory for Nuclear Science, can spot specific particle signatures among an ocean...
20:52, 08/19/2019

How early do you get to the airport? The great timing debate Do you avoid travel stress by arriving at the airport early but lose half a day to terminal time? Or do you fly by the seat of your pants and risk missing your flight? CNN Travel staffers come down on both sides of the issue....
20:52, 08/19/2019

Tom Steyer takes a week off campaign trail to report for jury duty Tom Steyer, the billionaire hedge fund manager who is running for the Democratic presidential nomination, is taking a week off the campaign trail to fulfill his civic duty and report for jury duty in San Francisco....
20:52, 08/19/2019

sex, lies, and videotape at 30: how Steven Soderbergh changed independent cinema In 1989, the micro-budget drama took the industry by surprise and changed our concept of what an indie film could achieve“I’m still making movies about two people in a room,” Steven Soderbergh told Filmmaker magazine last year, suggesting his cinema ...
21:13, 08/19/2019

Elton John defends Harry & Meghan from 'distorted and malicious' media coverage Elton John defends Harry and Meghan on Twitter from "distorted and malicious" media coverage as "eco-hypocrites."        ...
21:13, 08/19/2019

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson marries longtime girlfriend Lauren Hashian in Hawaii Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson married his longtime girlfriend Lauren Hashian in Hawaii. The actor revealed the news on Instagram.        ...
21:13, 08/19/2019

Sarah Hyland tells troll: I'll be engaged 'forever' to Wells Adams Hyland found herself reacting to fans' negativity after posting a video of she and Adams, 35, sharing a sweet kiss on her Instagram page.        ...
21:13, 08/19/2019

Chrissy Teigen reveals majorly swollen lips: Utah 'has chosen to poison me' Chrissy Teigen apparently flew to her home state of Utah for a wedding this weekend and was hit with some serious altitude sickness. She wasn't happy.        ...
21:13, 08/19/2019

| Messi, Zlatan nominated for FIFA goal of the year Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are the star names on the 10-player short-list announced on Monday by FIFA for its Puskas award for goal of the year....
21:13, 08/19/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Seattle Seahawks Some people are fans of the Seattle Seahawks. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Seattle Seahawks. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here.Your team: Seattle Seahawks....
21:13, 08/19/2019

Reminder: You Can Still Get Awesome Deals On A Kia Stinger The Kia Stinger is probably the coolest car to come from the Korean brand. Rear- or all-wheel drive, sharp looks and driving dynamics on par with much more expensive German stuff make it a compelling proposition. Even better is the fact that Kia cont...
21:39, 08/19/2019

'I can't breathe': NYPD fires officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold Daniel Pantaleo held Garner in chokehold before his death, and his words became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movementA New York City police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed African American man killed by police on...
21:39, 08/19/2019

Why does Donald Trump want to buy Greenland? The US president’s talk of a ‘large real estate deal’ says a lot about his view of the world Greenland, and more specifically its purchase by the US, is being actively discussed in Donald Trump’s Oval Office. But what exactly is it that makes one of ...
21:39, 08/19/2019

Mark Halperin attempts comeback after #MeToo accusations with Trump book Halperin, who was accused of sexual misconduct by at least a dozen women at ABC News, to release book on how to beat TrumpMark Halperin, one of the most high-profile media figures to fall over sexual misconduct allegations made in the #MeToo era, is ...
21:39, 08/19/2019

Boris Johnson 'confident' EU will back down in Brexit talks PM says ‘backstop just doesn’t work’ in run-up to meetings with Merkel and MacronBoris Johnson has claimed that EU leaders will change their positions and allow the UK to scrap the Brexit backstop in the withdrawal agreement.As the prime minister pre...
21:39, 08/19/2019

Private jets, parties and eugenics: Jeffrey Epstein's bizarre world of scientists The billionaire financier and convicted sex offender famously mixed with presidents, models and film stars. But he also indulged his unorthodox beliefs by cultivating top scientistsAccording to his indictment, over the course of many years Jeffrey Ep...
21:39, 08/19/2019

Is US capitalism really abandoning the 'greed is good' mantra? | Larry Elliott The US roundtablers’ pledge is woolly. So it’s baby steps for now to stop Capitol Hill forcing more drastic changesMilton Friedman will be spinning in his grave at the heresy perpetrated by the US Business Roundtable. For the thick end of five decade...
21:39, 08/19/2019

Donald Trump’s ‘peace agreement’ is a betrayal of Afghanistan and its people | Simon Tisdall This cut-and-run policy will leave the country trapped in a conflict with the Taliban and fail the casualties of warIf Donald Trump has his way a “peace agreement” in Afghanistan will be finalised in the coming days. It’s a sure bet the US president ...
21:39, 08/19/2019

'Reckless' plan to cut off free movement alarms EU nationals European citizens in UK fear they could be caught up in hostile environment policies‘It’s a sign of panic’: EU nationals on the UK’s threatPlans to end freedom of movement for EU citizens immediately after a no-deal Brexit have caused anxiety and con...
21:39, 08/19/2019

With Kabul wedding attack, Isis aims to erode Taliban supremacy As the US and Taliban negotiate peace, Isis sees a chance to sow fresh chaos in Afghanistan Even by the bloody standards of Afghanistan, it was a brutal attack: a suicide bomber at a wedding celebration, detonating his device as children danced and t...
21:39, 08/19/2019

America's CEOs just made a significant, if mainly symbolic, change Is the purpose of a company to enrich shareholders by maximizing profit? Or must a business also enrich the lives of its customers, employees and communities it serves? Both, America's CEOs say....
21:39, 08/19/2019

Deadline Looms for U.S. Employers to Report Pay for Women, Minorities U.S. companies are preparing to give federal regulators the most detailed information ever collected about how they compensate workers of all genders, races and ethnicities....
22:00, 08/19/2019

Disney reveals where you can stream its Disney+ service Disney today revealed more about its upcoming streaming service, Disney+. Specifically, we now know which devices the service will be on, and to which countries it’ll be rolling out at launch. Disney revealed the new streaming service would be rollin...
22:00, 08/19/2019

CHEAP: Ugh, $80 for this Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker is a DISGUSTING deal Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Maybe it’s the impact technology has had on my brain, but I really can’t bear to be without music these days. Whether I’m working on my laptop (hello ambient play...
22:00, 08/19/2019

Chandrayaan-2 to Be Inserted Into Lunar Orbit Tomorrow: ISRO In a significant milestone for India's Moon mission, ISRO will fire Chandrayaan-2's liquid engine on Tuesday to insert the spacecraft into a lunar orbit....
22:26, 08/19/2019

US test-fires cruise missile after INF treaty pullout The US Pentagon says it has tested a ground-launched cruise missile just weeks after exiting the INF treaty. The missile would have been banned under the bilateral agreement with Russia....
22:26, 08/19/2019

The stories in Rion Amilcar Scott's 'The World Doesn’t Require You' stun and challenge Award-winning author Rion Amilcar Scott challenges and rewards readers with a bleak but beautiful new collection of short stories.        ...
22:26, 08/19/2019

Advocates sue Trump administration over failure to give detained migrants adequate medical care Immigration rights advocates, including attorneys with the Southern Poverty Law Center, filed a first-of-its-kind lawsuit Monday against the Trump Administration in federal court, claiming immigrants in detention centers were denied adequate medical ...
22:26, 08/19/2019

Watch: Kristen Stewart dives 'Underwater' to find creatures deadlier than vampires, werewolves Fox released the trailer for "Underwater," starring Kristen Stewart, T.J. Miller, Vincent Cassell and John Gallagher Jr. as a deep sea crew who crashes into an undersea nest of deadly creatures....
22:26, 08/19/2019

Nintendo holds indie showcase for Switch with 'Ori and the Blind Forest,' 'Hotline Miami' Nintendo presented an indie showcase for the Switch on Monday, announcing games such as "Ori and the Blind Forest" and "Hotline Miami Collection" for the console....
22:26, 08/19/2019

LA residents fed up with officials, demand change after homeless crisis spirals in city It’s the stale stench of liquor and human waste that hits you first. Then it's visual -- row after row of dirty tarp tents crammed together on the sidewalk next to piles rotting trash and broken appliances. There are half-dressed, drugged-out shells ...
22:26, 08/19/2019

Stuntman breaks world record for fastest speed on motorcycle...while doing a headstand This motorcyclist is certainly getting a-HEAD of the competition by breaking the world record for fastest speed on a motorcycle while doing a headstand!        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Colombians celebrate 'World Laziness Day' Take a break and head to Colombia, where the city of Itagui marks "World Laziness Day," a quirky effort to urge overstressed workers to slow down.        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Study linking mother's fluoride exposure to lower IQ scores in kids raises questions A study finds that mothers' consumption of fluoride during pregnancy might be associated with lower IQ scores in young children.        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Newly revealed accusations against Jeffrey Epstein date back 22 years The Associated Press published a report detailing a complaint filed against Epstein at a California police station in 1997 by model Alicia Arden.        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

3 mass shooting plots stopped around the country in separate incidents, police say Tips from the public aided in the three arrests in Connecticut, Florida and Ohio, which occurred from Thursday and Friday        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Former GM Europe boss Forster proposed as chair of Hella's shareholder committee Carl-Peter Forster, 65, is an industry veteran who began his career with BMW, where he rose to head of manufacturing, and has led Opel, GM Europe and Tata Motors....
22:52, 08/19/2019

Jaguar takes on Big Dictionary The maker of the I-Pace electric vehicle said it has petitioned the Oxford English Dictionary to update its definition of "car" to include powertrains other than an internal combustion engine....
22:52, 08/19/2019

Opinion: Oakland Raiders only ones who didn't see latest Antonio Brown saga coming There’s a reason the Pittsburgh Steelers were happy to get rid of such a spectacular talent. Antonio Brown hasn't changed his personality.       ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Former Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt diagnosed with multiple sclerosis David Blatt, currently the coach of the Greek club Olympiakos, said he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis a few months ago.       ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

The Latest: Trump speaks with India’s Modi about Pakistan President Donald Trump has spoken with India’s prime minister about the importance of reducing tensions between India and Pakistan amid growing tensions in the region...
22:52, 08/19/2019

6 Ways To Clear Out Your Wardrobe With A Clean Conscience Instead of binning clothes that don't "spark joy", we should be giving them a second (or third) chance, argues the author of new book The Conscious Closet...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Kenyan governor revealed a lawmaker's affair at his funeral. Now he's set up a hotline to out deadbeat politician dads The governor of Nairobi has ignited an explosive debate amongst Kenyans over the issue of children born out of wedlock to powerful politicians and their lovers....
22:52, 08/19/2019

Confidence in college plummets, 4-in-10 see ‘negative impact’ on nation As many freshmen flock to colleges across the country, new surveys show that Americans are losing confidence in higher education and a growing number see it having a negative impact on the nation....
22:52, 08/19/2019

‘The Hunt’ controversy: Film’s director breaks silence The filmmaker behind “The Hunt,” a shelved “satire” about a group of bloodthirsty “liberal elites” who set out to slay so-called “deplorables,” is attempting to set the record straight about his controv...
23:13, 08/19/2019

Terrifying Preview Of 'The Big One', Giant Quake That May Hit California If you live in California, you may have to answer that question in your lifetime. Los Angeles has a 31% chance within the next 30 years of experiencing a magnitude-7.5 earthquake, according to the......
23:13, 08/19/2019

Donald Trump 'Not Ready' For China Trade Deal, Dismisses Recession Fears U.S. President Donald Trump and top White House officials dismissed concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying on Sunday they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global......
23:13, 08/19/2019

Kit Harington reveals 'horrific' Game Of Thrones scenes he 'hated' filming Kit Harington has revealed he hated filming his dragon-riding scenes for the final series of Game Of Thrones - and that he was "a bit p****d off" that he didn't get to kill the Night King....
23:13, 08/19/2019

Next Door to Hong Kong, Little Sympathy for the Protesters Shenzhen residents are more culturally linked to Hong Kong than many in China, but conversations with citizens revealed no taste for the kind of anti-government rebellion that has gripped their neighbors since June....
23:13, 08/19/2019

She Studies Sea Snakes by the Seafloor Sea snakes are the most diverse group of marine reptiles in the world, but they are poorly understood and threatened by development. Blanche D’Anastasi is among the scientists working to save them....
23:39, 08/19/2019

Robot Entertainment bounces back with Orcs Must Die! 3 and Ready Set Heroes Robot Entertainment showed off a new version of its Orcs Must Die! 3 that will run on Google’s Stadia cloud gaming service as well as other platforms. Orcs Must Die! 3 will debut as a timed exclusive on Google’s Stadia cloud gaming servic...
23:39, 08/19/2019

Kojima tries to explain Death Stranding's babies at Gamescom 2019 We knew Hideo Kojima was going to make an appearance at Gamescom: Opening Night Live to premiere new footage from Death Stranding, but it was probably too hopeful of us to think his appearance would be straightforward. Kojima just doesn't roll l...
23:39, 08/19/2019

Fake Android apps downloaded millions of times Android users have downloaded fake apps which slow down their devices and drain their batteries millions of times according to research from Trend Micro.Researchers at the cybersecurity firm found 85 different photography and gaming apps that were fi...
23:39, 08/19/2019

Global fintech investment plummets worldwide The ongoing trade war between the US and China led global fintech investments to fall by 29 percent during the first half of 2019 according to a new report from Accenture.The value of fintech deals worldwide during the first six months of this year d...
23:39, 08/19/2019

Coming Clean: The French Government Has Admitted That The Eiffel Tower Is Meant To Be A Statue Of An Elephant But It Sucks A shocking truth has just emerged about one of the world’s most iconic landmarks: The French government has admitted that the Eiffel Tower is meant to be a statue of an elephant, but it sucks....
00:00, 08/20/2019

Canadian focused on memories of fiancé after fatal New Zealand shooting A grieving Canadian woman is focusing on the memories she shared with her Australian fiance before he was murdered Friday in a seemingly random attack, police said Monday....
00:00, 08/20/2019

The Pentagon’s cruise missile test will open up new strike possibilities for the US military The Pentagon has shot off a developing land-fired cruise missile in a successful test of an emerging weapons system able to hit long-range targets from safer distances, potentially complementing Air Force and Army medium-range weapons now under devel...
00:00, 08/20/2019

UPDATE 3-General Electric fortifies defense against charges of bogus accounting General Electric Co reinforced its defense of its accounting practices on Monday after investors asked more questions about an unusual research report last week that accused the jet engine and power plant maker of financial fraud....
00:00, 08/20/2019

Avenatti says he did nothing wrongful in Nike extortion case Michael Avenatti, the lawyer and critic of U.S. President Donald Trump, on Monday said he did nothing "wrongful" in dealing with Nike Inc, and asked a federal judge to dismiss the criminal extortion case against him....
00:00, 08/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Exxon says production shut at Hibernia oil platform after power outage Production is shut down at the 220,000-barrel-per-day Hibernia oil platform off the coast of eastern Canada, Hibernia's largest shareholder ExxonMobil Corp said on Monday, after a temporary power cut led to oil and water leaking into the ocean....
00:00, 08/20/2019

China Accused Of Using Twitter, Facebook To Undermine Hong Kong Protests Twitter Inc and Facebook Inc said on Monday they had dismantled a state-backed information operation originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong....
00:26, 08/20/2019

Here's Every Device You Can Use to Stream Disney+ Disney+ is almost here. We know many important details about Disney’s standalone streaming service—including how much it’ll cost and what you’ll be able to watch—and the final piece of the puzzle was just revealed: all the devices you can use to stre...
00:26, 08/20/2019

Save Big on a Ton of Aukey Gear During Their Back-to-School Sale Save big on a boatload of Aukey gear during the company’s back-to-school sale. Everything from keyboards starting at $18, power banks, USB-C hubs, and GaN chargers are discounted. Just a heads up, you’ll only see the deal price if you add the promo c...
00:26, 08/20/2019

Use Google to Roll Dice for Your Favorite Tabletop RPG If you ever find yourself without your dice bag, or you’re feeling lazy, don’t worry. You can make it through your Dungeons & Dragons game—or whatever you play—by using Google to roll all the dice you need. Yes, even those quirky dice that have m...
00:26, 08/20/2019

Judge shoots down NRA’s second bid to sit in on Oliver North’s deposition Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Melissa Crane said Monday the risk of damaging the investigation by allowing NRA lawyers into the deposition slated for Tuesday outweighed concerns raised by the gun group that privileged information could leak out dur...
00:26, 08/20/2019

Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo to sue commissioner to get his job back Fired NYPD cop Daniel Pantaleo will sue Police Commissioner James O’Neill in a bid to win back his job, his lawyer said Monday. Pantaleo will file a suit under Article 78 of the state Civil Practice Law and Rules, lawyer Stuart London said. The...
00:26, 08/20/2019

In Defiance of Trump's 'Gag Rule,' Planned Parenthood Withdraws From Title X; Low-Income Women Most Likely to be Affected The fears of low-income women who rely on Planned Parenthood for reproductive health services were confirmed on Monday: In response to attempts by the Trump administration to stifle abortion rights by imposing a gag order on health practitioners, the...
00:26, 08/20/2019

California Governor Signs 'Stephon Clark Law,' One of the Strictest Police Use of Force Laws in the Country In its efforts to deter police shootings and change the culture of its police departments, California has officially adopted one of the strictest laws in the country regarding police use of deadly force....
00:26, 08/20/2019

Visa critical of India's move toward no-fee debit card transactions Global card payments group Visa is critical of the Indian government's decision to boost adoption of electronic payments by requiring banks and card payment networks to offer no-fee debit card transactions, a senior Visa executive said....
00:26, 08/20/2019

Top CEOs Say Firms Have Duties Beyond Shareholder Value The leaders of some of America’s biggest companies are chipping away at the long-held notion that corporate decision-making should revolve around what is best for shareholders....
00:52, 08/20/2019

An Economic Warning Sign: RV Shipments Are Slipping Multiyear drops in recreational-vehicle shipments to dealers—many from the Elkhart, Ind., region—have preceded the last three downturns. Shipments have fallen about 20% so far this year, after a 4.1% drop last year....
00:52, 08/20/2019

Plague-Infected Prairie Dogs Force Areas Near Denver to Be Closed to Public Plague-infected fleas affecting prairie dog colonies have forced closures in parts of Colorado, including wildlife areas and a suburb of Denver, as authorities say the fleas could spread the disease to pets and people.Read more......
00:52, 08/20/2019

Late-season fires flare up in drought-stricken parts of Alaska Late-season wildfires during one of the driest summers on record in Anchorage have destroyed homes, forced evacuations, closed roads and schools and poured sometimes-dangerous levels of smoke into the state’s most populous region....
01:13, 08/20/2019

The Morning Show Looks Depressing as Hell and I Will Watch Every Minute Today, Apple dropped the trailer for The Morning Show, its new series starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon about all the ~draaamaaaaaa~ happening at a Today-like program that airs during the non-evening hours....
01:13, 08/20/2019

The FCC continues fight against fraud and abuse of Lifeline low-income subsidies The FCC is focusing on fraud reduction in the Lifeline program, which gives a $9.25 monthly discount on landline, cellular or broadband services.       ...
01:39, 08/20/2019

22 fashion and beauty retailers having incredible end-of-summer sales this week Now is a fantastic time to save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite retailers.       ...
01:39, 08/20/2019

Back-to-school tech: 15 gadgets, online services college students can actually use From smart irons to toothbrush head subscription services, these tech items and monthly services can help young adults transition into adulthood.       ...
01:39, 08/20/2019

AI blends with beauty products for personalized skincare, products like smarter toothbrush Thanks to artificial intelligence and augmented reality, you can get more personalized options of skincare, a smarter toothbrush and makeup products.       ...
01:39, 08/20/2019

Kerbal Space Program 2 will take flight in 2020—here’s the first trailer The game's logo from its trailer. [credit: Private Division ] During the Gamescom opening night livestream, game publisher Private Division...
01:39, 08/20/2019

Michael Phelps Is O.K. With Losing World Records, and Confident He Is Still No. 1. It once seemed impossible that anyone could go faster in the butterfly. By the time it happened, the most decorated Olympian had a growing family and no problem letting go of records....
02:00, 08/20/2019

FIFA Claims Deep Pool of Bidders for 2023 Women’s World Cup The enthusiasm is the latest sign of growing interest and potential investment in the women’s game, but one of the countries on FIFA’s list says it has no plans to bid....
02:00, 08/20/2019

Kanye West leads epic praise and worship during ‘Sunday Service’ at California church Kanye West's "Sunday Service" has gone from the mountaintop to the church -- well, a church that meets at James Madison Middle School in North Hollywood....
02:00, 08/20/2019

'America’s military primacy in the Indo-Pacific is over,' Australian analysts worry U.S. strategists are confronting “an unprecedented crisis” because of China’s growing military strength in the Indo-Pacific, according to a new report from Australian defense analysts....
02:00, 08/20/2019

China pressuring corporations to crack down on Hong Kong protesters A major airline company is investigating “rumors circulating online” that employees are drafting a letter supporting the Hong Kong protests as China pressures business leaders to help stifle the political crisis....
02:00, 08/20/2019

Pentagon sends message to Russia after conducting first missile test since Trump left Cold War-era arms treaty The Department of Defense test-launched a ground-based cruise missile Sunday, the first test of its kind since President Trump removed the U.S. from a Cold War-era treaty banning them earlier this month....
02:00, 08/20/2019

Alshon Jeffery predicts Eagles will be 'something special' in 2019 As the Eagles engage in joint practices with the Ravens ahead of Thursday's preseason game, one veteran receiver sees big things.       ...
02:00, 08/20/2019

The Latest: Trump speaks with leader of Pakistan The White House says President Donald Trump spoke by telephone with Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, on the need to reduce tensions and moderate rhetoric with India...
02:00, 08/20/2019

Sony Interactive snaps up 'Spider-Man' developer Insomniac Games Sony Interactive took to Twitter on Monday afternoon, announcing that it had acquired Insomniac Games, the studio behind last year's PS4 smash-hit Spider-Man....
02:26, 08/20/2019

7-Eleven's cashier-free mobile checkouts are available in NYC If you're in such a hurry that you can't even talk to a cashier at a convenience store, you're in luck -- 7-Eleven has formally launched its Mobile Checkout feature in New York City after some testing in Dallas. Locals can use the 7-E...
02:26, 08/20/2019

Tommy the tortoise, world’s oldest living pet, turns 121 It’s time to shell-ebrate! A tortoise named Tommy has become the world’s oldest living pet after celebrating her 121st birthday this week — and boy, has she seen a thing or two. The endangered Hermann’s tortoise has been in the same...
02:26, 08/20/2019

Hammerhead shark wrestles with fisherman over 180-pound catch No fisherman likes to lose a prize catch. But when the hooked swimmer is being snatched up by a hungry hammerhead shark, well, it’s hard to say no. Such was the case for fisherman Rob Gorta. The Florida-based fishing guide managed to catch a 18...
02:26, 08/20/2019

My doctor told me I was fat — but it turns out I actually had cancer Jen Curran’s doctor told her she needed to lose weight. It turned out, she had bone marrow cancer. “It was just too unbelievable, too insane to be believed — that this was actually happening to me,” Curran, 38, tells The Post. The LA-based comedian m...
02:26, 08/20/2019

Report: Oh God Yes, There Is "Mutual Interest" Between Dwight Howard And The Lakers The Lakers are casting about for replacements for DeMarcus Cousins after the big man shredded his ACL in a pickup game in Las Vegas last week. The pickings are slim. Joakim Noah is available! Only slightly better than that experiment in re-animation ...
02:52, 08/20/2019

BauBax's Lightweight Travel Shoes Come In a Bunch of Different Styles BauBax has been turning out Kickstarter hits in the travel apparel space for a few years now, and while their jackets and pants put the focus on utility and versatility, their new travel shoes keep things simpler....
02:52, 08/20/2019

Estadio Azteca Vows To Take Action Against Vendors Caught Watering Down Beers The owners of Mexico City’s Estadio Azteca—the most famous and intimidating soccer venue in North America—announced that they have removed offending vendors, and has promised to take legal action, after beer-sellers in the stadium were caught waterin...
02:52, 08/20/2019

‘Recess Rallies’ across the U.S. demand lawmakers act NBC- Over the weekend demonstrations in all 50 states with frustrated Americans calling on congress to take action on gun control. It’s been two weeks since a gunman opened fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas killing 22 people. And again just h...
02:52, 08/20/2019

2 Southwest Key shelters in Phoenix could reopen amid allegations of abuse PHOENIX (AP) — A provider of shelters for immigrant children is looking to reopen two facilities that the state of Arizona forced it to shutter last year because of issues with employee background checks and allegations of abuse. Southwest Key has fi...
02:52, 08/20/2019

New water problems for New Brunswick beach prompt call for testing Poor water quality resulted in the advisories on Aug. 12, 14, 15 and 16 for Parlee Beach, a popular tourist destination on the province's east coast....
02:52, 08/20/2019

Beto O'Rourke says he opposes death penalty for El Paso mass shooter On his way to the site of the Oklahoma City bombing on Monday, Beto O'Rourke affirmed that he categorically opposes the death penalty -- even in the cases of convicted terrorist Timothy McVeigh and the El Paso mass shooter who killed 22 Wal-Mart shop...
03:13, 08/20/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list goes with big names at running back Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
03:13, 08/20/2019

TV's Top Leading Man 2019: Vote in the Elite 8 Hey. Listen, the elite eight of TV's Top Leading Man is now open for voting, but we're not thrilled about it. We just had to pair up faves against faves, knowing we were......
03:39, 08/20/2019

Patrick Dempsey, John Stamos, George Clooney and More TV Doctors Turned Family Men Pick me. Choose me. Love me. That is basically our plea to Patrick Dempsey and his family, as the former Grey's Anatomy star, wife Jillian Fink and their gorgeous children continue to......
03:39, 08/20/2019

The risky game Mike Pompeo is playing with an ‘authoritarian president’ A nuanced portrayal hits at the core question for those who criticized and then served Trump: How much are you willing to sacrifice your principles? Pompeo has been willing to go further than most anyone....
03:39, 08/20/2019

Russia's Putin denies increased radiation levels following deadly blast Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that there's no risk of increased radiation levels following a deadly blast at a military site in Northern Russia earlier this month that killed at least five people....
03:39, 08/20/2019

Climate change will drive longer extreme heatwaves in summer If the world warms by more than 2°C, extreme summer heat and rain are likely to last longer and lead to flooding, with serious effects for farming and health...
03:39, 08/20/2019

HBO Max conjures up a Practical Magic prequel Though HBO Max landing an honest-to-god Meryl Streep movie is the more prestigious announcement, it’s not the only news coming from WarnerMedia’s upcoming streaming service. As reported by Deadline, the streamer has also ordered pilots for three new ...
03:39, 08/20/2019

11 Buys To Inspire You To Get Your Books Off The Floor Books are an ongoing storage struggle for readers. They’re a collection that can grow indefinitely, requiring ongoing solutions and strategies to keep them organized. While the ideal solution may “win the lottery and get a giant house with a giant pe...
03:39, 08/20/2019

The pressure is on as Mindhunter uncovers a serial killer's dumping ground The 1970s and ‘80s are sometimes referred to as “the golden age of serial killers,” a period that produced some of the most infamous names the world has ever known: Ted Bundy. John Wayne Gacy. Son of Sam. The Hillside Strangler. And part of the reaso...
03:39, 08/20/2019

It's the "first of a million tours" in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel's season 3 teaser The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Amy Sherman-Palladino’s award-devouring Amazon comedy, returns for its third season this winter. Today, Amazon released its first look at the upcoming batch of episodes, which find Midge (Rachel Brosnahan) and Susie (Alex B...
03:39, 08/20/2019

Own All Nine Planet of the Apes Movies For $35 On Blu-ray and Digital You don’t need to be a hyper-intelligent simian to know that getting all nine Planet of the Apes films on Blu-ray (including the three most recent ones in 4K) and digital for $35 is a good deal. It’s already backordered at this price though, so don’t...
03:39, 08/20/2019

| Mugabe VP flees Zimbabwe anti-corruption probe Zimbabwe's former vice president on Monday fled from anti-corruption questioning after he was summoned over alleged criminal abuse of office, officials said....
03:39, 08/20/2019

Evan Engram has prepared himself for this Giants moment There is the canyon-sized hole in the Giants’ aerial attack, created by the trade of Odell Beckham Jr. There is the natural growth and maturity that comes as a player ages. And there is a familiarity with an offense in the second year in a system. Fo...
03:39, 08/20/2019

Cedric Benson drove motorcycle at ‘high rate of speed’ before fatal crash AUSTIN, Texas — Police said Monday they are still investigating the weekend motorcycle crash that killed former Texas Longhorns running back and NFL player Cedric Benson and a woman passenger. According to police, witnesses said Benson was driving hi...
03:39, 08/20/2019

Ryan Lochte gets candid about considering death after Olympics scandal Ryan Lochte may be focused on his comeback story, but the emotional scars stemming from the 2016 Olympics remain. Appearing on HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” airing Tuesday at 11 p.m., the 35-year-old Olympian reflected on ...
03:39, 08/20/2019

Japan approves further exports of high-tech material to South Korea: sources Japan has approved shipments of a high-tech material to South Korea for the second time since imposing export curbs last month, two people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, ahead of talks this week to resolve the dispute....
03:39, 08/20/2019

Disney+ will support each of these platforms and devices at launch We’re just a few months out from the launch of the Disney+ streaming service, which might be the most dangerous threat to Netflix’s supremacy to date. In addition to featuring every Disney and Pixar animated movie ever made, the service w...
04:00, 08/20/2019

Marvel just fixed the huge Star Wars paradox from its ‘Avengers’ movies The Marvel Cinematic Universe is so huge and interconnected that fans will inevitably find various discrepancies that need to be dealt with. One of them is a rather large Star Wars paradox that came about in the first Spider-Man film, and was further...
04:00, 08/20/2019

A massive ‘Avengers 5’ crossover movie with X-Men is already in the works Soon after the dust settled from Comic-Con 2019, it became clear that the fourth phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe would have no Avengers, Guardians or Spider-Man sequels. Instead, we’re getting the first Disney+ TV shows that will be inte...
04:00, 08/20/2019

How China Built Some Of The World’s Most Versatile Vehicles Around A $150 Engine Back in 2015, I visited China and found myself enamored by a vehicle so simple that it didn’t even have a hood to cover its single-cylinder diesel engine. That basic motor, which can be cranked by hand, is a part of what I later found to be one of th...
04:00, 08/20/2019

Oracle notches appeals court win vs. Rimini Street, keeps $28.5 million in attorneys' fees The neverending Oracle vs. Rimini Street court battle may be nearing the finish line after the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals maintained an injunction and affirmed an attorneys fee award to Oracle....
04:26, 08/20/2019

US Southern Command head focused on ‘day after’ in Venezuela The head of U.S. Southern Command says military officials are focusing on preparing for “the day after” once “isolated” Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro leaves power...
04:26, 08/20/2019

FDA declines to approve Sarepta's second Duchenne treatment Sarepta Therapeutics Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its newest treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), citing safety concerns including the risk of infection and kidney toxicity....
04:26, 08/20/2019

Who is next in big pharma's merger spree? Consolidation in the U.S. healthcare industry, which has already witnessed a string of multi-billion dollar deals, is expected to remain a major theme for the rest of 2019....
04:26, 08/20/2019

Verstappen: Leclerc isn't the only young-gun threat in Formula 1 Max Verstappen believes Charles Leclerc is not the only young gun he will fight in Formula 1, despite the "amazing" opportunity for the karting rivals to race each other again...
04:52, 08/20/2019

NASCAR teams "idiots" if DiBenedetto doesn't get 2020 seat - Hamlin NASCAR Cup Series team owners would be "idiots" not to sign Matt DiBenedetto, according to Bristol winner Denny Hamlin - one of several frontrunners backing the axed Leavine Family racer...
04:52, 08/20/2019

Ferrari: F1 calendar growth plus budget cap poses a "risk" Formula 1 teams will face a "risk" in getting the staff required for an increased calendar within the proposed 2021 budget cap, believes Ferrari's Mattia Binotto...
04:52, 08/20/2019

Dovizioso: Manner of Austria MotoGP win will rejuvenate Ducati Andrea Dovizioso believes the manner of his victory over Marc Marquez in the last MotoGP race in Austria will rejuvenate himself and Ducati in the final part of the season...
04:52, 08/20/2019

Hong Kong leader says she hopes non-violent protest puts city on road to peace Embattled Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she hopes a non-violent weekend protest that saw hundreds of thousands take to the streets in an anti-government rally was the beginning of efforts to restore peace in the Chinese-ruled city....
04:52, 08/20/2019

Trump, UK's Johnson discuss Brexit, economic issues in call British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed Brexit and a U.S.-Britain free trade deal during a phone call on Monday ahead of a Group of Seven summit in France this weekend....
04:52, 08/20/2019

Trump, Pakistan's Khan discuss reducing tension with India over Kashmir U.S. President Donald Trump talked to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday about the need to reduce tensions with India over Kashmir and avoid steps that might escalate the crisis, the White House said....
04:52, 08/20/2019

Trump vows not to build gold Las Vegas-style hotel in Greenland What happens in Vegas — won’t make it to Greenland. President Trump has vowed to not develop a Las Vegas-style hotel in the quaint island nation if he makes good on his bid to buy the country. On Monday evening, Trump tweeted a photo of the Gre...
05:13, 08/20/2019

‘Nightmare’ hand sculpture installed on New Zealand rooftop terrifies locals This is hands-down the scariest sculpture they’ve ever seen. A 16-foot sculpture of a hand with a scowling face on it was installed on the roof of a New Zealand gallery — horrifying locals who say the massive artwork is the stuff of nightmares....
05:13, 08/20/2019

Marianne Williamson to create ‘Department of Peace’ if elected Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson said Monday that she will create a “Department of Peace” if she’s elected to the highest office in the country. Williamson, a self-help guru turned 2020 presidential contender, sai...
05:13, 08/20/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. gives 1st public statement after family survives Tennessee small plane crash In his first public statement since surviving a plane crash last week, NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. said on Monday that his family is “truly blessed that all on board escaped with no serious injuries.”...
05:13, 08/20/2019

Tucker Carlson Returns From His Racism Vacation With Far Fewer Advertisers Earlier this month, Tucker Carlson claimed on air that the dangers of white supremacy are a “hoax,” a move that prompted quite a few of his advertisers to flee and coincidentally coincided with him taking a quick trip “to the wilderness”. On Monday n...
05:39, 08/20/2019

Katharine McPhee gushes over 'easy' marriage to husband David Foster: 'That's how it should be' It’s been nearly 3 months since Katharine McPhee married David Foster and took his last name, but the “Smash” star is still getting used to her new moniker....
05:39, 08/20/2019

Brazilian states bypass Bolsonaro to discuss rainforest protection funding directly Brazilian states containing the country's Amazon rainforest said they want to negotiate directly with European nations who fund projects to curb deforestation after changes proposed by the federal government led Norway and Germany to suspend donation...
06:00, 08/20/2019

|IMFwarnsZimagainstpayboostaslivingstandardscrash The International Monetary Fund cautioned Zimbabwe’s government against boosting wages for state workers after the introduction of a new currency pushed up inflation and reduced spending power to a 10th of what it was six months ago....
06:00, 08/20/2019

Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus applaud Billie Eilish for ending 'Old Town Road's historic run Lil Nas X's viral country-rap hit "Old Town Road" has sat atop the Billboard Hot 100 chart for a record-breaking 19 weeks. Until now.        ...
06:26, 08/20/2019

NASA’s Spitzer reveals surface conditions of distant exoplanet The hunt for exoplanets has ramped up in recent years as advancing telescope technology is allowing scientists to spot the telltale signs of planets orbiting distant stars. Astronomers are finding new planets at a faster rate than ever before, but th...
07:13, 08/20/2019

Barron Trump: First son grows up With his father, Donald Trump, always in the spotlight, Barron Trump has grown up before our eyes. Now first son, he turned 13 on March 20, 2019.        ...
07:13, 08/20/2019

James Ruppert: What's the best sub-£6000 second-hand estate? Merc C180 wagon is a posh way to carry things for £6000 All the comfort of an executive saloon with the practicality of a van, and yours for the price of a middle-aged Polo I like questions and I’m always super-happy to take a run at them, even if...
07:39, 08/20/2019

Manga Artist Goes Back And Redoes Old Illustrations When a manga first starts, the artist is still usually finding how the characters look. With time, that changes and over the course of the later issues, their appearance evolves. But what if an artist went back and redid those old illustrations? That...
07:39, 08/20/2019

Sony Buys Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony has purchased the California-based game studio Insomniac Games, best known for last year’s Spider-Man on PS4. Insomniac will become an exclusive PlayStation developer, Sony says....
07:39, 08/20/2019

Players And Makers Of Apex Legends Resort To Name-Calling Over Microtransactions Over the weekend, the frustrations of Apex Legends players percolating over the battle royale game’s microtransactions boiled over as a developer on the game called players who are rude to developers as “ass-hats” and called one player a “dick.” Unde...
07:39, 08/20/2019

3 out of 4 economists predict a U.S. recession by 2021, survey finds The findings reflect growing skepticism that the U.S. economy will be able to withstand a protracted trade war without serious harm amid a weakening global outlook....
08:00, 08/20/2019

Bolton postpone League One game with Doncaster owing to ‘welfare’ concerns • Bolton’s administrators not prepared to overwork young players• Club unable to sign players and risk Football League sanctionsBolton have postponed Tuesday’s home game with Doncaster owing to concern over the “welfare” of their young players.The Le...
08:00, 08/20/2019

Lawmakers split over O’Neill’s decision to fire Pantaleo The firing of Officer Daniel Pantaleo on Monday drove a wedge between city lawmakers — with Republicans slamming the decision and Mayor Bill de Blasio and fellow Democrats applauding the move. On Staten Island — where Eric Garner died in 2014 during ...
08:26, 08/20/2019

De Blasio blasts ‘reprehensible’ NYPD union over response to Pantaleo firing Mayor Bill de Blasio blasted the NYPD’s top union on Monday night following the Police Benevolent Association’s call for a vote of “no confidence” against him and the police commissioner. De Blasio said it was “reprehensible” ...
08:26, 08/20/2019

FDNY fireman’s widow sues city over Ed Norton movie set blaze The widow of a firefighter who perished responding to a Harlem blaze that broke out during the filming of actor Edward Norton’s “Motherless Brooklyn” has filed suit against the city for not providing her husband with a safe work environment. Eileen D...
08:26, 08/20/2019

Sabino grad Drew Dixon makes impression with UA coaches TUCSON – The Arizona Wildcats just released their depth chart as they prep for their opener at Hawaii on August 24 and former Sabino High standout Drew Dixon is projected as a starter at Wide Receiver. Here’s more from our Monday sportsca...
08:26, 08/20/2019

Why are women obsessed with true crime? Rachel Monroe has some answers Monroe, the author of Savage Appetites, reckons with women, crime and obsession: ‘I like my true crime a bit problematic’Why are so many women obsessed with true crime – and what does it say about our society?In Savage Appetites: Four True Stories of...
08:26, 08/20/2019

G7 summit seen ending without communique due to gaps on trade: source A Group of Seven summit to be held this weekend in France will likely end without a joint communique due to gaps between member nations on trade, a Japanese government official with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday....
08:52, 08/20/2019

Indian Islamic preacher apologizes to Malaysians for racial remarks Controversial Indian Islamic preacher Zakir Naik apologized on Tuesday for making racially sensitive remarks in Malaysia, a day after he was questioned by police for hours over the comments....
08:52, 08/20/2019

3 Out Of 4 Economists Predict A US Recession By 2021, Survey Finds The outlook reflects growing skepticism among economists and investors that the US economy will be able to withstand a protracted trade war with China without serious harm amid the weakening global......
08:52, 08/20/2019

Physicists design an experiment to pin down the origin of the elements Nearly all of the oxygen in our universe is forged in the bellies of massive stars like our sun. As these stars contract and burn, they set off thermonuclear reactions within their cores, where nuclei of carbon and helium can collide and fuse in a ra...
08:52, 08/20/2019

Over 900 Chinese Twitter, Facebook accounts disabled over ‘deceptive tactics’ Both of the social media platforms are currently blocked in China, but many of the accounts were able to receive access due to the use of VPNs, according to Twitter's statement....
09:13, 08/20/2019

Prosecutors move to drop Jeffrey Epstein's charges, but vow to keep investigating Geoffrey Berman, the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, filed a motion Monday asking a judge to quash the charges in Epstein's sex trafficking case in that federal court....
09:13, 08/20/2019

"Environmental Tragedy" As Canary Islands Fire Out Of Control A fire raged out of control on the Spanish holiday island of Gran Canaria Monday, forcing evacuations as flames rose so high even water-dropping planes could not operate in what was dubbed an......
09:13, 08/20/2019

Plans Detailed For First US Mission To Land On Moon Since Apollo The first American spacecraft expected to land on the moon in nearly 50 years will be an unmanned robotic lander built by closely held Astrobotic Technology Inc and launched in two years by United......
09:13, 08/20/2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjær has faith in Paul Pogba to keep taking penalties Pogba denied in Manchester United’s draw at Wolves‘Paul has scored many before so there’s no problem’Ole Gunnar Solskjær says he has no intention of taking away Paul Pogba’s penalty-taking privileges despite the midfielder missing from the spot as Ma...
09:39, 08/20/2019

Twitter and Facebook crack down on accounts linked to Chinese campaign against Hong Kong Company also suspends thousands of accounts as it reports ‘state-backed information operation’Twitter has removed nearly 1,000 accounts and suspended thousands of others tied to a campaign by the Chinese government against protesters in Hong Kong, th...
09:39, 08/20/2019

Leaked Canon EOS M6 Mark II promo vid reveals revamped new mirrorless It’s not just the official marketing video for the Canon EOS 90D that was accidentally leaked on YouTube today – Canon Rumors has also discovered the promo video for the rumored EOS M6 Mark II, which was live for a short while on YouTub...
10:00, 08/20/2019

A Complicated-Looking Way To Hold PlayStation Controllers Years back, Kotaku reported on an inventive way to hold a DualShock and play From Software’s mecha game Armored Core. Now in 2019, it’s back....
10:00, 08/20/2019

Phil Regan has curious way of inspiring these Mets Mets pitching coach Phil Regan believes pitching is about perspiration and inspiration. Perspiration comes in the form of hard work and the Mets pitching staff is a hard-working group, led by Jacob deGrom. Inspiration is added in different ways by Re...
10:00, 08/20/2019

CEOs say corporations should no longer put shareholders first Corporate America’s lobbying group, the Business Roundtable, says it will no longer put shareholders first — but critics aren’t buying it. The powerful business lobbying group, led by JPMorgan Chase Chief Executive Jamie Dimon, changed its definition...
10:26, 08/20/2019

Trump Urges Restraint by India and Pakistan in Kashmir Conflict President Trump urged restraint on both sides of the Kashmir conflict in calls with the leaders of India and Pakistan, as tensions over the disputed region have escalated between the two nations this month....
10:26, 08/20/2019

Realme 5, Realme 5 Pro Make Their India Debut: Event Highlights Realme is all set to unveil its brand-new Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro smartphones in India today. Realme 5 launch event will start at 12:30pm and as always, we will be bringing you live updates from the......
10:26, 08/20/2019

Redmi 8, Redmi 8 Pro Design and Specifications Tipped by US FCC Two models have been listed on FCC, and they are speculated to be the Redmi 8 and Redmi 8 Pro phones. These phones are tipped to sport a gradient back panel and a quad camera setup....
10:26, 08/20/2019

Disney+ International Rollout Starts in November Walt Disney said on Monday it will launch its Disney+ video streaming service in Canada and the Netherlands on November 12, the same date as its previously announced United States launch....
10:26, 08/20/2019

iOS 12.4 makes it possible to jailbreak your iPhone again Apple’s most recent iOS update — 12.4 — has reopened a vulnerability that was previously patched, making  it easy to jailbreak iPhones and iPads. As reported by Motherboard, hacker Pwn20wnd exploited the flaw to release a public version of the jailbr...
10:52, 08/20/2019

China may have a new way of boosting its economy. Here's what the central bank just did China has used both monetary and fiscal measures to lift economic activity as its trade war with the U.S. looks set to intensify in the coming months....
10:52, 08/20/2019

Oil prices hold steady on hopes trade tensions could ease Crude oil prices held mostly steady on Tuesday on optimism that U.S.-China trade tensions would ease and on hopes that major economies would enact stimulus measures to counter a possible global economic slowdown that could affect oil demand....
10:52, 08/20/2019

Bachelor in Paradise Gets in a Fight, and Hannah G. Finally Picks Between Blake and Dylan It's officially a bad idea to attack a pinata in Paradise. Bachelor in Paradise finally gave us that fight it's been promising, and it was just as ridiculous as we always assumed......
11:13, 08/20/2019

Doom Eternal release date, trailers, modes, and gameplay A year after Doom Eternal debuted, we've seen a lot more about the sequel to the much-loved 2016 reboot. The new game looks even faster, more frenetic, and more gore-filled than its predecessor – and is rushing and screaming onto our scre...
11:13, 08/20/2019

Huawei Mate X tipped to get major camera and power upgrade before release The Huawei Mate X foldable phone launch has been delayed several times since we first saw it in February, with November currently the likely date according to an exclusive TechRadar report – you'd be right, therefore, in thinking it could...
11:13, 08/20/2019

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 4.99 Lakh The new-generation Hyundai Grand i10 has been launched in India. India is the lead market for the 2019 Grand i10 and it will get the model ahead of Europe....
11:39, 08/20/2019

Sha Na Na’s Jocko Marcellino recalls opening for Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock: ‘We bathed in the pond’ It was 50 years ago when Sha Na Na opened for Jimi Hendrix at a music festival called Woodstock during the summer of 1969 — you might have heard of it....
11:39, 08/20/2019

Johnson willing to give 'commitments' to avoid Brexit backstop Boris Johnson says he is willing to give the EU the "commitments" it needs that alternatives to the Northern Ireland backstop can be put into effect....
11:39, 08/20/2019

Judge dismisses turnaround guru's racketeering case vs McKinsey A federal judge dismissed claims on Monday by turnaround pioneer Jay Alix that McKinsey & Co violated racketeering laws when the consulting firm expanded into advising bankrupt U.S. companies....
11:39, 08/20/2019

Wall Street rallies on hopes of global economic stimulus U.S. stocks climbed on Monday as reports of stimulus efforts in China and Germany calmed fears of a severe downturn in the global economy that were stoked last week as bond yields fell....
11:39, 08/20/2019

Fed's Rosengren Still Doesn't See Need to Lower Rates Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren remains worried that central bank interest-rate cuts are unwarranted and could destabilize the financial sector—but signaled he’s open to action if convinced the economy was taking a turn for th...
12:00, 08/20/2019

Viacom, CBS Executives to Earn Big From Merger Bob Bakish, who will become president and CEO of ViacomCBS, has signed a contract worth about $31 million a year. Joe Ianniello, who will be chairman and CEO of CBS at the combined company, will get earn about $70 million when the deal closes....
12:00, 08/20/2019

Angela Merkel urges 'humility' towards nature at Iceland climate meeting German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Iceland for talks with leaders of Nordic countries. Climate is expected to dominate the agenda, and Merkel has called for 'humility' in our treatment of the environment....
12:00, 08/20/2019

Trump urges restraint on Kashmir in call with India and Pakistan US President Donald Trump said Kashmir was a "tough situation" and that he had "good conversations" with the prime ministers of India and Pakistan. He urged them to work towards reducing tensions....
12:00, 08/20/2019

Alzheimer's in women: Could midlife stress play a role? New research suggests that experiencing a stressful life event may detrimentally impact older women’s memories and put them at risk of Alzheimer's disease....
12:26, 08/20/2019

Muchova advances, Zhang ousted in Bronx Open Czech Republic's 10th seed Karolina Muchova beat Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova 7-5 6-2 to move into the second round of the Bronx Open while fourth seed Zhang Shuai was knocked out in straight sets on Monday....
12:26, 08/20/2019

'Evil-genius' neutrino gun could unmask tiniest particles in the universe Neutrinos are perhaps the most underrated particles known to humankind. Physicist, smart guy and smart aleck Wolfgang Pauli first proposed their existence in 1930 as a missing puzzle piece — certain nuclear reactions had more going in than they had c...
12:52, 08/20/2019

Raj Thackeray To Appear Before Probe Agency; Party Withdraws Thane Bandh MNS chief Raj Thackeray will appear before the Enforcement Directorate or ED in connection with a money laundering probe and has appealed to the party workers not to protest over the issue, a party......
12:52, 08/20/2019

Saradha Scam: High Court Extends Rajeev Kumar's Protection From Arrest The Calcutta High Court today extended the protection from arrest to West Bengal CID Additional Director General Rajeev Kumar in connection with the Saradha chit-fund scam....
12:52, 08/20/2019

Must Balance Privacy With Governance Needs: Top Court On Facebook's Plea There has to be a balance between privacy and how to govern, the Supreme Court said today, hearing Facebook Inc's petition asking that the top court hear all cases related to demands for linking......
12:52, 08/20/2019

"No Connection" With Arrested Nephew's Business, Says Kamal Nath Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath today said he had no connection with the business of his nephew Ratul Puri, who was arrested this morning over allegations of swindling a state-run bank....
12:52, 08/20/2019

DealBook Briefing: C.E.O.s Look Beyond Their Shareholders The Business Roundtable said companies should also invest in their employees, protect the environment and deal fairly with suppliers — a sign that shareholder democracy hasn’t worked....
12:52, 08/20/2019

It’s Not Always Excellent to Be Jamie Oliver Twenty years after he vaulted to fame, the brash British chef, TV star and cookbook author has lost his restaurant empire — but not his taste for hard work....
12:52, 08/20/2019

5 Kate Spade x Keds Shoes That'll Make You Kick Up Your Heels 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......
12:52, 08/20/2019

Was a man wrongly identified after police digitally altered his mugshot? ACLU says case ‘raises big questions’ after Oregon authorities removed facial tattoos before showing image to witnessesThe difference between Tyrone Lamont Allen’s booking photo and the photo seen by bank robbery witnesses is striking, and the image ...
12:52, 08/20/2019

Nevada casino workers fight an uphill battle to get – and keep – their unions Despite winning six union elections, the opposition continues through legal appeals and stalled contractsMichael Wagner has worked as a bartender at the Green Valley Ranch Casino Resort in Henderson, Nevada since it first opened in December 2001. Wag...
12:52, 08/20/2019

'It's time to speak up': an open letter to Colin Kaepernick | Etan Thomas Your protest started a conversation and inspired an entire generation of athlete activists to find their voices, but the time for silence is over. We need to hear directly from youDear Colin,My son Malcolm and I are big fans of yours. I remember the ...
12:52, 08/20/2019

The Lion King missed an opportunity to talk about the climate crisis | Greta Moran Like the movie’s characters, the audience is experiencing the unprecedented, rapid destruction of earth – but the film doesn’t acknowledge itThe Lion King was my first, brief encounter with grief. When watching the original 1994 movie, I bolted from ...
12:52, 08/20/2019

White officers in Texas who led black man on rope avoid criminal charges Donald Neely was arrested by two mounted officers who handcuffed him and used a rope to lead him through the city Two white police officers who prompted national outcry after leading a black man through the streets of Galveston, Texas by a rope while...
12:52, 08/20/2019

Jeffrey Lord: NYT ‘Stalinizing’ America, left wants to re-write American history on race Fox News contributor Jeffrey Lord responded to a leaked transcript from New York Times’ emergency town hall meeting Monday, saying that the newspaper wants to stir the narrative on race in the United States against President Donald Trump and in-favor...
13:13, 08/20/2019

Arsenal star pupil Joe Willock earning top marks as he 'lives the dream' in breakthrough season Given the start to the season Joe Willock has had, it seems strange to think there were times when it looked like the midfielder would not make the grade at Arsenal....
13:13, 08/20/2019

Punchy Jonny Bairstow is hitting back after heated debate over his best role in Ashes scrap The night before this Ashes series began, England cricket's players met with some of their counterparts from 2005. Each was presented with a lapel pin to put on a smart new blazer....
13:13, 08/20/2019

Darren Lehman appointed coach of Hundred team Northern Superchargers Darren Lehmann, who left his job as Australia coach in the wake of the sandpaper scandal last spring, has been confirmed as the men's coach of Northern Superchargers, the Leeds-based team in the Hundred....
13:13, 08/20/2019

Alyssa Milano reveals she had two abortions in 1993 within months: 'It was my choice' Actress and activist Alyssa Milano is opening up about her past experience with abortion in protest of restrictive laws.        ...
13:13, 08/20/2019

10 of the best Sergey Kovalev wins Sergey Kovalev is a WBO world light-heavyweight champion all over again after beating Eleider Alvarez in February. Here are his 10 best career wins The post 10 of the best Sergey Kovalev wins appeared first on Boxing News....
13:13, 08/20/2019

Adam Brody is no longer worrying about comparisons to 'The O.C.’: 'I'm past that' Expect 'Ready or Not' star Adam Brody to be getting more political. “I will be getting more political not because I want to, but because we have to."        ...
13:39, 08/20/2019

Must-have Bluetooth speakers for students under $75 It is difficult for me to choose a favorite from this list of speakers -- but one of these will hit the spot for sure, delivering decent sounds when you are back at college....
13:39, 08/20/2019

Trump’s Rollback of Auto Pollution Rules Shows Signs of Disarray The White House, blindsided by a pact between California and four automakers, appears to be losing ground in its effort to prevent any more for joining the agreement....
13:39, 08/20/2019

|SolidarityhailscourtvictoryinDenelcaseoversalarydeductions The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria ruled on Tuesday morning that state-owned arms utility Denel must urgently pay over unemployment insurance and tax deductions from staff members' salaries....
13:39, 08/20/2019

|HarmonyGoldseekstoacquirenewassetsamiddepletingreserves Harmony Gold Mining Co. is assessing the acquisition of new assets, including AngloGold Ashanti Ltd.’s last underground operation in South Africa, as the company seeks to bolster growth and replace depleting reserves....
13:39, 08/20/2019

|MarketsLIVE:Stocksedgeupastrade,economicmomentummulled The Stoxx Europe 600 Index advanced after fluctuating earlier. Contracts on three main American equity indexes all struggled for traction after the underlying benchmarks rose on Monday, when the US commerce secretary said the nation will delay restri...
13:39, 08/20/2019

'I promise not to do this': Trump makes Greenland hotel gag Donald Trump has poked fun at his own suggestion of buying Greenland from Denmark, tweeting a doctored photo of Trump Tower looming over a small village in the Arctic territory....
14:13, 08/20/2019

Netflix gives new and upcoming releases their own tab Netflix has debuted a new tab in its TV app's sidebar that could make it a lot easier to find new things to watch in the coming days. According to Variety, the new "Latest" tab has already started rolling out to subscribers accessing the service...
14:13, 08/20/2019

'Final Fantasy VIII' Remastered is coming out on September 3rd Were you disappointed to hear that Square Enix merely remastered Final Fantasy VIII instead of remaking it like it did its predecessor? We hope you can take solace in the fact that you don't have to wait years for its release. The developer has ...
14:13, 08/20/2019

TikTok offers in-app purchasing of sponsored products TikTok, the short-form video platform dominated by teens, is now moving steadily into sponsored content. TechCrunch reported today that the app will now let viewers buy products associated with sponsored hashtags without leaving the app. Called Hasht...
14:13, 08/20/2019

Bloomberg: Apple plans to launch TV+ in November for $10 a month Apple has been on a content-buying spree over the past year or so, because it's apparently almost ready to launch its Netflix competitor. According to Bloomberg, the tech giant is planning to roll out its TV+ subscription service in November, an...
14:13, 08/20/2019

Living in Extreme Isolation: Is It Possible Without Going Mad? Alix Nathan’s novel “The Warlow Experiment” is based on a true story about an 18th-century Englishman’s test of the ability to survive absolute solitude....
14:13, 08/20/2019

Don't Bet on Trump Rescuing the Stock Market Should investors rely on Donald Trump underpinning the stock market by backing away from trade threats as stocks fall? In short: not as much as they seem to....
14:13, 08/20/2019

Investors' New Weapon in Japan: Votes to Embarrass the Boss The taboo of lodging protest votes is weakening in the consensus-based corporate culture, as part of a yearslong push to improve Japanese companies’ profitability and corporate governance....
14:13, 08/20/2019

The inside story of the moment that changed the NBA forever For four days, the Donald Sterling tapes threatened to shut down the 2014 NBA playoffs. Five years later, it remains one of the great what-ifs in league history....
14:39, 08/20/2019

Agent: Elliott irked by Jones' 'Zeke who?' quip Ezekiel Elliott was not amused by Saturday's "Zeke who?" quip from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and thought it was "disrespectful," according to his agent....
14:39, 08/20/2019

Highlights: Murray beaten by Sandgren in latest match of comeback "Andy Murray lost his second singles match since undergoing hip surgery earlier this year at the Winston-Salem Open tournament in North Carolina, USA on Monday night, losing 7-6(8) 7-5 to American Tennys Sandgren."...
15:00, 08/20/2019

Nuno: We'll be afraid to celebrate a goal due to VAR "Ruben Neves\u0027 equaliser was given after a lengthy stoppage for VAR to confirm the goal - causing Wolves head coach Nuno Espirito Santo to say: \"What I\u0027m afraid is, we will be afraid to celebrate a goal.\""...
15:00, 08/20/2019

Remodeling your basement? Consider waterproofing, vinyl tiles and extra lights Buyers expect more than an unfinished basement when house hunting. Consider installing brighter lights and vinyl plank floors to win them over.       ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

McDonald's launching 'McCafé It Forward' with three-day pay-it-forward giveaway McDonald's is giving away free coffee Aug. 21-23 through a pay-it-forward event. Plus, 10 people will win McCafé for Life, which equates to 50 years.       ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

What happens when an older employee can no longer perform effectively? Ask HR What happens when an older employee's skills or memory seems to be faltering? This is a delicate situation that needs to be handled with care.       ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

How much would the US have to pay for Greenland? One estimate says half a trillion dollars 24/7 Wall Street analyzed the potential price tag on Greenland, which the Trump administration has expressed interest in purchasing.       ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

Bacon and eggs: What they cost the year you were born 24/7 Tempo adjusted the average price of a pound of sliced bacon and a dozen grade A eggs in U.S. cities for every year from 1939 to 2019.       ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

Woman breaks into bar, drinks until employees show up in the morning: cops It’s five o’clock somewhere. A Kentucky woman was arrested for allegedly breaking into a closed bar and drinking there until employees showed up to open the watering hole in the morning, according to a report. Donna Martin is accused to busting into ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. speaks out for first time since surviving plane crash Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Monday spoke out for the first time since he and his family survived a fiery plane crash in Tennessee last week, saying they are “truly blessed” to walk away unscathed. Earnhardt Jr. released a statement on Twitter, ...
15:00, 08/20/2019

The net worth it takes at every age to be richer than most people you know Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images The typical American household has a net worth of about $97,300. The richest 20% of the US population has a median household net worth of nearly $500,000. When broken down by age, it can be helpful to see how you...
15:26, 08/20/2019

‘This Way Up’ review: Sitcom is well-cast but not must-watch The old saying: “It looks good on paper, but . . .” definitely applies to “This Way Up,” a new six-episode sitcom premiering Wednesday on Hulu after debuting last month on Channel 4 in the UK. The comedy is from popular Irish comedienne Aisling Bea, ...
15:52, 08/20/2019

Home Depot stock rises on better-than-expected profits even as the company lowers outlook Home Depot's CEO says the retailer cut its outlook partly due to "the potential impacts to the U.S. consumer arising from recently announced tariffs."...
15:52, 08/20/2019

Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 bus passengers hostage in Brazil A man who took a bus and its 37 passengers hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities....
16:13, 08/20/2019

Salvadoran woman at center of controversial abortion trial acquitted of all charges A young rape survivor who'd been accused of inducing an abortion and previously sentenced to 30 years in prison was acquitted of all charges by an El Salvador judge Monday at the conclusion of a retrial....
16:13, 08/20/2019

Rio de Janeiro bus hijack: Gunman shot dead after holding dozens of hostages and threatening to set vehicle alight on bridge in Brazil A man, who was holding dozens of people hostage on a bus in Rio de Janeiro and threatening to set the vehicle on fire, has been shot dead by Brazilian police forces....
16:13, 08/20/2019

The Londoner: Swift Tips for NW3 mansion hunting In Today's Standard: Taylor Swift hunts for London home | Treasury cat flaunts fashion on Insta | Dramatic escape for Kentish Town castaway hedgehogs...
16:13, 08/20/2019

Lewis Bloor: TOWIE and Celebrity Big Brother star 'plotted to defraud investors in coloured diamond scam' The Only Way Is Essex and Celebrity Big Brother star Lewis Bloor is facing court over claims he plotted to defraud investors in an alleged coloured diamond scam....
16:13, 08/20/2019

EU rejects demand by British PM Boris Johnson to revise exit deal The European Union rejected a demand Tuesday from British leader Boris Johnson to abandon plans for an "Irish backstop," which has so far been a major hurdle in negotiating Britain's departure from the 28-member bloc....
16:13, 08/20/2019

YouTuber PewDiePie Marries Longtime Girlfriend Marzia Bisognin: See the Stunning Pictures It's a match made in heaven...and the Internet! YouTuber PewDiePie, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, married his longtime love and former beauty vlogger Marzia Bisognin on Monday,......
16:13, 08/20/2019

Kristina Schulman Explains "Curveball" Decision to Keep Blake Horstmann on Bachelor in Paradise Well, fans didn't see this one coming. Kristina Schulman shocked viewers on Monday's episode of Bachelor in Paradise by giving her rose to Blake Horstmann. While the episode......
16:13, 08/20/2019

Awesome images of a volcanic eruption on Jupiter’s moon Io Back in 2007, NASA’s New Horizons flew by the most volcanically active world in our solar system, Jupiter’s third-largest moon Io. While there, it caught Io’s Tvashtar volcano shooting out a 200-mile-high plume.    &...
16:13, 08/20/2019

Will NASA approve another untethered spacewalk? The first “free-flying” spacewalk was back in 1984 and the last one in 1994. User @itsjose_irl tweeted #AskNASA inquiring when we can expect the next one and NASA’s International Space Station Program Manager tackled the question.&#...
16:13, 08/20/2019

Three more women sue Epstein's estate over alleged abuse Three women on Tuesday sued the estate of Jeffrey Epstein, saying they were sexually abused by the financier, both before and after his controversial plea deal that allowed him to avoid federal prosecution for sex crimes in 2007....
16:13, 08/20/2019

Manchester United "Disgusted" By Racist Abuse Of Paul Pogba Paul Pogba was assailed on social media, becoming the third player in England to have received racist abuse in the past week due to missing a penalty....
16:39, 08/20/2019

Olympic champ Ryan Lochte opens up about post-Rio scandal: 'If I disappeared, it would be OK' Olympic champion swimmer Ryan Lochte said in an interview set to air Tuesday that he lost the will to live after a scandal cost him all of his sponsors after the 2016 Rio Games....
16:39, 08/20/2019

UFC's Nate Diaz makes impressive return to octagon after 3-year layoff, eyes rising star as next opponent Nate Diaz made a thunderous return to UFC and mixed martial arts Saturday night when he defeated Anthony Pettis via unanimous decision in his first fight in more than three years....
16:39, 08/20/2019

New York Giants' Jabrill Peppers reveals moments that steered him away from baseball New York Giants defensive back Jabrill Peppers is mostly known for his prominence on the football field. But as a kid, he had his hand in youth baseball....
16:39, 08/20/2019

Wisconsin WR Quintez Cephus reinstated, not eligible to play Former Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus was cleared Monday to return to school after a jury acquitted him of sexual assault charges, though it was unclear when he will be eligible to play in a game....
16:39, 08/20/2019

Little Leaguers from New Jersey proud to be 'Troopers' Ray Amato takes in the scene from the very top of Lamade Stadium as the signature chant of the New Jersey Little League team echoes through the stands: "Let's go Troopers! Let's go Troopers!"...
16:39, 08/20/2019

iOS 12.4 jailbreak now available after previously-patched exploit reappears Over the years, Apple has patched countless holes that have been used to allow iOS devices to be jailbroken, and it seems that for every fix the company rolls out, there’s yet another way to get around it. Most of the known exploits remain firm...
16:39, 08/20/2019

30 years on, Saved By The Bell’s grotesque nerds are a relic unto themselves It’s embarrassing how much I loved Zack Morris when I was a kid. I watched Saved By The Bell obsessively in elementary school. I wrote my own episodes. I acted them out with friends at school. Zack and Kelly fell in love in all of them. I played Zack...
17:00, 08/20/2019

'Be a bit kinder': Celebrities defend Duke and Duchess of Sussex US pop star Pink has defended the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, saying Meghan is a victim of "the most public form of bullying I have seen in a while"....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Latest Faketoshi says he conveniently ‘lost the hard drive’ containing billions in Bitcoin Just yesterday we told you how there was a new Faketoshi in town, staking a questionable claim to the Bitcoin throne in a three-part blog series.  Last night saw the release of parts two and three, where Faketoshi deep dives into his alleged creation...
17:00, 08/20/2019

Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition is arriving on November 14 in 4K Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Age of Empires II, Microsoft announced that a Definitive Edition of the game will launch on November 14 for Windows PCs. The Xbox owner made the announcement at Gamescom 2019 event in Germany yesterday. The game wa...
17:00, 08/20/2019

Texas School District Faces Lawsuit After Staffers Fill in Black Student’s Hair With a Sharpie: ‘That’s Assault’ If ever there was a perfect justification for throwing hands, it’s the discovery that staffers at your 7th grader’s middle school filled in his fade with a Sharpie....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Al Qaeda-linked Syrian militants forced to flee key rebel town The main Syrian group linked to Al Qaeda pulled out of a key rebel town following the Syrian government forces’ campaign of bombardment and airstrikes....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Rare ‘strawberry’ leopard photographed in South Africa A couple captured stunning images of a rare “strawberry” leopard feasting on a dead giraffe at a South African game reserve. Images of the leopard, named for its red coat, were caught on a motion-sensitive camera set up by Alan Watson, 45, and his wi...
17:26, 08/20/2019

Sobering NASA photos of ice melts in Greenland NASA scientists are crisscrossing Greenland on a mission to track melting ice. It has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012.        ...
17:26, 08/20/2019

Home Depot Cuts Sales Forecast, Posts Slightly Lower Profit Home Depot lowered its sales forecast, warning that rising material costs and the potential effects of tariffs on U.S. consumers could weigh on growth....
17:26, 08/20/2019

Qualcomm, LG Reach New Chip-Licensing Deal Qualcomm has reached a new patent-licensing deal with LG Electronics, helping land its technology in a suite of wireless devices while U.S. federal regulators continue to scrutinize its business practices on antitrust grounds....
17:26, 08/20/2019

Apparel Companies Fear Tariffs Could Squash Profits Apparel companies in the U.S. are bracing for squeezed profits and potential store closures as a result of the Trump administration’s pledge to extend tariffs on Chinese imports....
17:26, 08/20/2019

Cigna seeks sale of group benefits insurance business, Reuters reports U.S. health insurer Cigna is exploring a sale of its group benefits insurance business, which could be valued at as much as $6 billion, four people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
17:26, 08/20/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Planned Parenthood drops out of Title X Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
17:26, 08/20/2019

This unusual strategy could be the 'sweet spot' for investors in a wild market An exchange-traded fund based in mortgage-backed securities may provide just the kind of stable income investors need in this market, says ETF.com's Dave Nadig....
17:26, 08/20/2019

ThinkPad X1 Carbon review (2019): Sometimes it’s good to be boring The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the most established laptops around, and this year's model marks the 7th iteration of the series. Just like every one before it, this X1 Carbon is thinner and lighter than ever. What else is new? Well, there'...
17:52, 08/20/2019

Facebook will use humans to curate its News Tab When Facebook trots out its News Tab, it won't just rely on algorithms to decide what you see. The social network has revealed that a "small team of journalists" (yes, real humans) will help curate the dedicated section, with job listings going...
17:52, 08/20/2019

Nearby nuclear sensors went silent after Russia's mystery explosion Earlier this month, a rocket test explosion in Russia resulted in the deaths of five people and a radiation leak that affected nearby towns. Now, the operator of a global network of radioactive particle sensors says that sites closest to the explosio...
17:52, 08/20/2019

Apple Card launch expands to all US iPhone users Apple has announced its Apple Card is available to everyone in the US starting today, expanding on the limited launch earlier this month. If you didn't see the many signup tutorial videos provided by Apple, you can apply by opening the Wallet ap...
17:52, 08/20/2019

Neighbor.com: 'It's like Airbnb for your stuff' CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a new start-up focused on storing belongings with a neighbor. Neighbor.com says its service is like "Airbnb for your stuff."...
17:52, 08/20/2019

Singapore to begin testing driverless buses Singapore will next week begin a public trial of driverless buses that can be booked with an app, part of ambitions to roll out autonomous vehicles across the city-state.       ...
17:52, 08/20/2019

Facebook users to see, control personal data taken from other websites Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it is tweaking its policies to allow users to see and control the data that other websites and apps share with the social network in aid of better targetting advertising....
17:52, 08/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Italian bond yields tumble as PM Conte set to resign Italy's bond yields tumbled on Tuesday and its bond yield premia over safe-haven benchmark Germany narrowed after Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he would resign, potentially paving the way for a new coalition government....
17:52, 08/20/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. regulators finalize changes easing post-crisis 'Volcker Rule' Two U.S. banking regulators on Tuesday approved changes easing a rule introduced after the 2007-2009 financial crisis that bans banks from trading on their own account, giving Wall Street one of its biggest wins under the Trump administration....
17:52, 08/20/2019

US Open 2019 tennis: Dates, schedule, tickets, Andy Murray latest, odds, wildcards and prize money It may not have the glamour of Wimbledon, the slipping and sliding on court at Roland Garros or the sizzling Australian summer temperatures, but the US Open remains a huge part of the Grand Slam calendar....
17:52, 08/20/2019

Watch CNBC's full interview with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Secretary Mike Pompeo joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the most pressing issues in geopolitical politics, specifically the trade war in China, the security threat posed by Huawei, the administration's position on the Middle East and Iran, the prote...
17:52, 08/20/2019

Waymo expands driverless car testing to Florida Waymo announced that it will expand tests of its self-driving cars to Florida, following pilots in Novi, Kirkland, Washington, San Francisco, and Phoenix.Read More...
18:13, 08/20/2019

U.S. reps from Texas serve as ambassadors of the border On an August morning in West Texas, a caravan rolled across the U.S.-Mexico border. Packed into a train of vehicles -- two vans and seven SUVs -- were 21 members of the U.S. House of Representatives....
18:13, 08/20/2019

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte Resigning After Right-Wing Coalition Party Pulls Support (ROME) — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation Tuesday, blaming his decision to end his 14-month-old populist government on his rebellious and politically ambitious deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini. Conte told the Senate...
18:39, 08/20/2019

Brazil Police End Hostage Situation, Shoot Man Who Hijacked Bus Carrying 37 Passengers in Rio de Janeiro (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Rio de Janeiro’s state governor says an armed man who took 37 people hostage on a bus has died after being shot by police following a four-hour long standoff. Gov. Wilson Witzel said the hostages were freed after Tuesda...
18:39, 08/20/2019

U.K. Government ‘Extremely Concerned’ by Reports of China Detaining Hong Kong Consulate Employee (Bloomberg) — The U.K. said it was “extremely concerned” by reports that a Hong Kong consulate worker was detained during a recent trip to mainland China, a case that threatens to add to strains between Beijing and London. The state...
18:39, 08/20/2019

Nordic PMs, CEOs sign joint declaration on climate change Nordic prime ministers and business leaders sought on Tuesday to reinforce the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement and the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by signing a joint declaration to promote public-private partnerships....
18:39, 08/20/2019

Brazil Bus Hijacker, Armed With Toy Gun, Shot Dead By Police A hijacker armed with what turned out to be a toy gun was shot dead by police in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday after he held a busload of passengers hostage for several hours on a major bridge in......
19:00, 08/20/2019

Now, Saudi Women Can Approve Their Kids To Travel Abroad Saudi mothers will be able to apply for passports for children in their custody and approve travel abroad under new guidelines that represent further chipping away of exclusive male power in the......
19:00, 08/20/2019

Incredibly Sad: This Man Eats Enough Auntie Anne’s To Warrant Using Their App Brace yourself, because this story about Jack Woltizer of Fairfield, CT is going to be a bit of a bummer: Jack eats enough Auntie Anne’s pretzels to warrant using their app....
19:00, 08/20/2019

Justin Langer rules out bouncer battle as Steve Smith sits out third Ashes Test • Coach says Australia’s bowlers will stick to their plans• Smith not fit to play after being hit by bouncer at Lord’sJustin Langer insists Australia must not be drawn into a bouncer war with England after Steve Smith was officially ruled out of Thur...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Ashes: Steve Smith ruled out as Australia try to fill 'unfillable shoes' – video Australia's Steve Smith has been ruled out of Thursday's third Ashes Test following a delayed concussion inflicted by a Jofra Archer bouncer. Speaking on Tuesday, coach Justin Langer said that ‘when you take your best players out, it always has an im...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Ease stress, headaches and anxiety with these at-home reflexology pressure points From easing stubborn neck pain to giving a mini liver detox boost, celebrity reflexologist Gemma Ireland says these at-home self-care acupressure tips may be able to help...
19:26, 08/20/2019

A Biography of Oliver Sacks, Written by His Boswell In “And How Are You, Dr. Sacks?” Lawrence Weschler writes a “biographical memoir,” covering over three decades of his relationship with the famed neurologist....
19:26, 08/20/2019

U.S. Warns Greece Against Assisting Iran Oil Tanker The U.S. has warned Greece against assisting the Iranian tanker released by Gibraltar last week, saying those who help the vessel, which is carrying oil deemed illicit, would face immigration and potential criminal consequences....
19:26, 08/20/2019

It Turns Out Friends Was Wrong About Lobsters and We're Shook Friends fans, prepare for heartbreak. It's worse than Ross and Rachel's "we were on a break" fight. For nearly 25 years, the popular TV comedy has led viewers believe that......
19:52, 08/20/2019

Khloe Kardashian Has Proof She Didn't Photoshop Her Bikini Pics For anyone who wants to question Khloe Kardashian's body, here's some video proof from the reality star herself. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star hit the beach in the......
19:52, 08/20/2019

Hoda Kotb Announces Today Return Date as She Finishes Maternity Leave Hoda Kotb is coming back! The TV star is finishing her maternity leave and returning to Today starting Sept. 3. The co-anchor announced the news via Instagram on Tuesday. "Hi......
19:52, 08/20/2019

There's Life After Death Online Social-media giants are increasingly grappling with how to handle accounts of users who have died. LinkedIn is designing a plan to accommodate relatives who want to hang on to profiles as tributes to loved ones....
19:52, 08/20/2019

Qualcomm, LG Reach New Patent-Licensing Deal Qualcomm has reached a new patent-licensing deal with LG Electronics, helping land its technology in a suite of wireless devices while U.S. federal regulators continue to scrutinize its business practices on antitrust grounds....
19:52, 08/20/2019

Anonymous “Anonymous Cowards” are, for now, not welcome on Slashdot Enlarge / What's to come of Slashdot's Anonymous Coward feature? It was down, then it came back with a change; will it get changed once more? (credit: Aurich Lawson) On August 9, tech news aggregator Slashdot quietly removed one of its earliest fea...
19:52, 08/20/2019

Conan O'Brien to visit Greenland after Trump's comments about wanting to buy the country Conan O'Brien's latest "Conan Without Borders" will take him to Greenland, where he wants to help President Trump negotiate a major purchase.       ...
19:52, 08/20/2019

UP Woman Given Triple Talaq After Refusing Chewing Gum From Husband: Cops A man allegedly gave ''triple talaq'' to his wife inside the civil court premises in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow in the presence of her advocate after she refused to accept a chewing gum from him,......
19:52, 08/20/2019

Yamuna Flows Close To Danger Mark In Delhi, Water Enters Houses As the Yamuna continues to flow close to the danger mark in Delhi, water from the overflowing river entered in the low-lying areas at Kisan Colony and Yamuna Khadar near ISBT in the national capital......
19:52, 08/20/2019

Use Of Plastic Within Parliament Complex Banned The Lok Sabha Secretariat said it has banned the use of non-reusable plastic water bottles and other plastic items within the Parliament complex with effect from Tuesday....
19:52, 08/20/2019

Democrat Warren wants to repeal 1994 crime bill, end cash bail U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday proposed sweeping changes to federal and state criminal justice systems, including ending cash bail requirements and doing away with a crime bill that rival Joe Biden helped make law....
19:52, 08/20/2019

City of London tightens guidelines on building skyscrapers over wind tunnel fears for cyclists The City of London has drawn up stricter rules for building skyscrapers due to concerns that wind tunnels could generate enough force to knock over cyclists and pedestrians....
20:13, 08/20/2019

The UK Just Lost Its Measles-Free Status, and the U.S. Could Be Next Progress in fighting measles in Europe has taken a substantial step back. This week, the World Health Organization stripped the UK of its measles-free status, just two years after it commended the country for eradicating the virus locally. The UK’s f...
20:13, 08/20/2019

The New Philips Hue Bluetooth Bulbs Are the Best Place to Start If You're Curious About Smart Lighting Philips’ Hue was one of the first smart home upgrades that worked well and was genuinely useful. After almost seven years, we still think they’re the best smart lighting solution on the market. But if you’re not entirely convinced it’s an upgrade you...
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