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In a rare misstep, Richard Linklater botches his take on the bestselling Where’d You Go, Bernadette

Maria Semple’s Where’d You Go, Bernadette is a clever novel, full of well-drawn characters and powered by a compelling mystery, all of which suggests that it co...

In a rare misstep, Richard Linklater botches his take on the bestselling Where’d You Go, Bernadette

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Richard Linklater on why Where'd You Go, Bernadette is a coming of age story As the director of films like Boyhood, Richard Linklater is no stranger to the coming of age tale. Typically, though, a coming of age movie features a teen coming into their own as an adult, summarily figuring out their place in the big, bad world....
21:13, 08/14/2019

Review: ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’ is lousy Linklater Richard Linklater directed this? Yes, the same person who brought us “Boyhood,” “Before Sunrise” and “Everybody Wants Some!!” has turned “Where’d You Go, Bernadette” — Maria Semple’s popular, funny, satirical novel — into comm...
06:00, 08/15/2019

Richard Linklater: how we made Dazed and Confused ‘When the studio head realised I was directing, he thought, “Oh no, it’s going to be one of those arty, jerk-offski movies.” I still have PTSD thinking about it’I thought the 1970s sucked. Dazed was supposed to be an anti-nostalgic movie. But it’s li...
13:39, 06/11/2019

Richard Linklater says he still has “PTSD” from filming Dazed And Confused Dazed And Confused is groovy as hell, its realistic look at high school, countless quotable lines, and stellar, mid-70s soundtrack establishing it as a top-tier teen movie. For director Richard Linklater, however, thinking about the film brings back ...
20:52, 06/12/2019

Richard Linklater to film 'Merrily We Roll Along' over 20 years Director Richard Linklater is set to helm an adaptation of musical "Merrily We Roll Along" and plans on filming the project over the course of 20 years....
06:39, 08/31/2019

Richard Linklater apparently about to spend the next 20 fucking years filming a musical Look, we get it: Boyhood was an amazing achievement in the field of method directing, with Richard Linklater’s decision to film young Ellar Coltrane over the course of more than a decade producing one of the most authentically affecting portraits of ...
00:39, 08/30/2019

Richard Linklater Is Going to Spend 20 Entire Years Adapting Merrily We Roll Along After spending 12 years to make Boyhood, Richard Linklater has announced that he will spend two full decades adapting the Stephen Sondheim musical Merrily We Roll Along, which is set from 1957 to 1976 and follows the life of a Broadway composer who’s...
18:26, 08/31/2019

Everyone's just hoping Earth's still here when Richard Linklater's Merrily We Roll Along wraps in 20 years With today’s technology, digital aging has the potential to look pretty damn real, if at times somewhat uncanny. That’s not good enough, though, for Richard Linklater, who, still buzzing from the 12-years-in-the-making Boyhood, just signed on to dire...
19:00, 08/30/2019

Richard Linklater to spend 20 years making Sondheim musical movie Trouncing the 12 years he devoted to Boyhood, the director will take two decades to adapt Merrily We Roll Along with Beanie Feldstein, Ben Platt and Blake JennerThe 12 years Richard Linklater invested in shooting – on and off – his coming-of-age tale...
00:39, 08/31/2019

Richard Linklater tempts fate, commits to 20-year film production of Merrily We Roll Along Look, we get it: Boyhood was an amazing achievement in the field of method directing, with Richard Linklater’s decision to film young Ellar Coltrane over the course of more than a decade producing one of the most authentically affecting portraits of ...
19:00, 08/30/2019

Modern Family botches not one, but two graduation storylines I’ve spent a fair amount of time criticizing how Modern Family treats its tertiary characters. Namely, whatever the likes of Alex, Manny, Luke, and Haley are going through never really seems to matter in the grand scheme of things. Seemingly importan...
13:13, 05/02/2019

ESPN botches CC Sabathia montage in worst way Rule one of making a montage honoring a player: make sure you’re using a picture of said player. ESPN had a montage ready to go for CC Sabathia, who came into its broadcast of Sunday night’s Yankees-Red Sox game with 249 career wins. One ...
00:26, 06/04/2019

Fox News Completely And Predictably Botches Report On Caster Semenya South African runner Caster Semenya is not transgender. Fox News either could not get this fact right, or willfully misrepresented this fact so it could whip up outrage from its audience of shut-ins who have been ostracized from their families becaus...
01:26, 05/03/2019

It's painfully clear: today's Congress wouldn't have impeached Richard Nixon | Richard Wolffe The Republican-dominated Congress clearly thinks it’s no longer an impeachable offense to abuse powerThere was a point during the Senate’s alternate grilling and chilling with Attorney General Bill Barr when you could hear the ghost of Richard Nixon ...
14:39, 05/02/2019

Exclusive: Behind Grindr's doomed hookup in China, a data misstep and scramble to make up Early last year, Grindr LLC's Chinese owner gave some Beijing-based engineers access to personal information of millions of Americans such as private messages and HIV status, according to eight former employees, prompting U.S. officials to ask it to ...
13:13, 05/22/2019

Naomi Osaka's humiliating first-round loss at Wimbledon was the latest misstep in her sudden fall from world No. 1 Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Naomi Osaka was close to tears after she was humiliatingly eliminated from the first round at the Wimbledon Championships on Monday. After winning back-to-back Grand Slam events, Osaka was on top of the tennis w...
22:13, 07/02/2019

Troian Bellisario and Zoe Chao on finding themselves in Where'd You Go, Bernadette Though the star of Where’d You Go, Bernadette is undoubtedly Cate Blanchett—she plays the titular Bernadette, after all—the actress is joined by a really stellar supporting cast, including everyone from Kristen Wiig to a number of baby penguins. Zoe ...
04:52, 08/16/2019

Bernadette Peters: 'Every role I've played, I've thought – that's me!' The Broadway powerhouse talks about trusting Sondheim, hearing others sing her songs and waiting to be taken seriouslyCafe Luxembourg, the closet-sized New York bistro Bernadette Peters chooses for our lunch, opened in 1983 and seems almost unchanged...
09:00, 05/30/2019

Tesla Model 3 was UK's third bestselling car in August Sales of electric vehicles overall have doubled in the past yearThe Tesla Model 3 has rapidly become the UK’s third most popular new car as sales of electric vehicles overall doubled in the past year.New owners registered 2,082 Tesla Model 3 cars in ...
21:00, 09/05/2019

The 6 bestselling mattresses on Amazon are nearly all under $250 — here's what you need to know about each of them if you're considering buying one You can find a lot of great mattresses on Amazon for a good price, and if you're a Prime member, you can get free two-day shipping on most of them. We've rounded up Amazon's bestselling mattresses, and provided all the details you need to know as...
05:52, 09/06/2019

How to become a more productive you with insight from NYT-bestselling author The steps to reach your ultimate potential are varied and you never know which trick or suggestion might unlock your process. You can start figuring that out with the training in the How Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers Master Producti...
19:13, 06/08/2019

Bestselling author Ken Follett turns 70 With 30 bestsellers in 40 years, Ken Follett is among one of the most successful authors in world literature. As the master of the historical novel genre turns 70, he is working on the prequel to his best-known work....
13:00, 06/05/2019

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' runs on Cate Blanchett's star power "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" offers a solid showcase for Cate Blanchett, in a movie that's notably slight, but finally sweet and touching. Director Richard Linklater moves from "Boyhood" to the pangs of parenthood in this adaptation of Maria Semple's...
14:00, 08/16/2019

Where'd You Go, Bernadette's Emma Nelson on studying under Cate Blanchett You’d never know Where’d You Go, Bernadette is Emma Nelson’s first film role. As Bee, the Chicago-born actress is smart, talented, and passionate about all things. In real life, Nelson isn’t all that different, beating out hundreds of other hopefuls ...
22:26, 08/16/2019

'Game of Thrones' recap: A pivot and a huge misstep plague Episode 4 Spoiler alert! After last week's long, dark and puzzling Battle of Winterfell, Sunday's "Game of Thrones" had a huge job: Pivot back to the quest for the Iron Throne. Did it work?        ...
06:52, 05/06/2019

Where'd You Go, Bernadette review – Cate Blanchett is lost in drab drama The Oscar winner stumbles in Richard Linklater’s much-delayed adaptation of Maria Semple’s bestseller about a woman in need of an escapeWhere’d the buzz for Where’d You Go, Bernadette go? Why is a film based on screenwriter turned author Maria Semple...
11:39, 08/15/2019

German bestselling author Bernhard Schlink turns 75 Bernhard Schlink tends to focus on Germany's painful legacies, including the Nazi past and the 1970s leftist RAF terror group. On Saturday, the bestselling author turns 75....
01:00, 07/06/2019

2018 Maruti Suzuki Ertiga Becomes The Bestselling MPV In India Maruti Suzuki has sold 7567 units of Ertiga in June 2019 against 4311 units which were sold a year ago, witnessing a healthy sales growth of 76 per cent....
00:39, 07/28/2019

‘Tootsie’ star Santino Fontana’s style muse was Bernadette Peters Santino Fontana is no stranger to competition. He’s been up for plenty of awards, including a Tony this year for his starring role in “Tootsie.” But he didn’t expect his wife, actress Jessica Hershberg, to compete with him, too. “When we started all ...
04:00, 05/31/2019

‘Bernadette’ star Emma Nelson: My mom totally dissed Cate Blanchett Emma Nelson, the newcomer at the center of Richard Linklater’s latest film, “Where’d You Go, Bernadette,” didn’t have the ideal introduction to her A-list co-star, Cate Blanchett. As Nelson, now 15 years old, was sitting in the waiting area to be cal...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Inside the latest book by bestselling ‘F**ked’ author Mark Manson Mark Manson has carved out a successful niche for himself — one where surprisingly good life advice is imparted alongside a lot of F-bombs. His best-selling 2016 book “The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good ...
17:52, 05/11/2019

Redmi Note 7 Pro Bestselling Online Smartphone in India in Q2: Counterpoint Smartphone shipments from the online channel in India grew 26 percent year-on-year (YoY) during Q2 2019, according to the latest research from Counterpoint's Market Monitor service....
17:52, 09/13/2019

Say It With Your Chest: Elaine Welteroth Releases Merch Inspired by Her Bestselling Memoir, More Than Enough If you ask me to tell you my favorite event of Essence Fest 2019, it might surprise you. While I still can’t believe I got to be a part of the amazing energy in the Superdome when Michelle Obama appeared or had a front row seat to see Kamala Harris c...
20:39, 07/14/2019

Bestselling author scrubs Putin’s lies from book’s Russian edition A bestselling author came under fire Wednesday after the Russian edition of his book on disinformation and “fake news” scrapped all references to lies President Vladimir Putin has told. The Russian-language version of Israeli author Yuval...
01:00, 07/25/2019

Hero Splendor Beats Honda Activa, Becomes India's Bestselling Two-Wheeler The Hero Splendor family of commuter motorcycles has once again overtaken the Honda Activa to become India's bestselling two-wheeler in June 2019. In third spot in the sales charts is the Hero HF......
11:13, 07/31/2019

Bestselling Tibetan Monk Accused Of Sexual Abuse Dies In Thailand A controversial Tibetan monk whose best-selling book on Buddhist wisdom was overshadowed by multiple allegations of sexual abuse has died in Thailand, his official social media account reported....
20:00, 08/29/2019

A financial expert and bestselling author says the best money advice he can give isn't a mystery or magic — it's just math Courtesy of Ramit Sethi Ramit Sethi is the author of the New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich." Sethi believes anyone can learn to be good with money, and it starts with automating your cash flow. When you automatically fund your ...
02:26, 05/26/2019

Cate Blanchett goes on an adventure in 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' trailer Bernadette Fox's leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her rediscovery.        ...
01:13, 08/02/2019

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette': The biggest differences between the book and the movie There are key differences in Maria Semple's 2012 best-seller "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" and the new film adaptation starring Cate Blanchett.        ...
23:39, 08/15/2019

Richard Russo on Misogyny and Why War is Never Far Away Richard Russo, the Pulitzer Prize winning author, talks to TIME about his new novel Chances Are …, our nearness to war and the truth about destiny. You often use your life to inspire your books. Are you in the three 66-year-old friends at the c...
21:52, 07/18/2019

Richard Madden: ‘I don’t like the look of me in the mirror’ Bodyguard made him a star – but he hasn’t always been comfortable as the lead. He talks about bullies, his inner ‘fat lad’ and new Elton John biopic RocketmanFor some lucky actors, there are moments when their career suddenly shifts into a higher gea...
12:26, 05/04/2019

Richard Dawkins: How we can outgrow God and religion We met with the renowned evolutionary biologist and controversial atheist to hear about science and beauty, Twitter, vegetarianism, pernicious religions, and his cautious sense of optimism...
22:13, 09/20/2019

Top 10 novels about pariahs | Richard Zimler In characters such as Scrooge, Ira Ringold and Hawthorne’s Hester Prynne, those society seeks to exclude and expel make for compelling readingWriting about pariahs lets an author explore the lives of individuals persecuted for their beliefs or desire...
20:00, 06/05/2019

The magnificent reappearing act of Richard Hofmeier Richard Hofmeier was an early superstar of modern indie games. In 2010, he released Cart Life, an unassuming, grayscale title that he described as, "a retail simulation for Windows." In actuality, it was a poignant and powerful portrayal of modern ex...
23:52, 06/05/2019

Capitalism used to promise a better future. Can it still do that? | Richard Reeves The greatest challenges to capitalism come when that promise begins to be questionedCapitalism is intrinsically futuristic. The ideas that underpin market economies – growth, accumulation, investment – express an unspoken assumption, that tomorrow wi...
17:52, 05/22/2019

Richard Commey blasts through Raymundo Beltran Raymundo Beltran is dropped four times by IBF lightweight champion Richard Commey The post Richard Commey blasts through Raymundo Beltran appeared first on Boxing News....
10:52, 06/29/2019

Jalen Richard, For The Good Of Everyone, Please Vaccinate Your Kids Could someone close to Oakland Raiders running back Jalen Richard explain to him why he should vaccinate his children? He’s not grasping it, and now I feel bad for his kids and other kids around them....
02:52, 07/11/2019

Another top DOE official is leaving Richard Carranza’s team Department of Education Deputy Chancellor Hydra Mendoza is exiting the department. A former colleague of Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza from his time in San Francisco, Mendoza was hired last year and had been one of the DOE’s more visible ...
21:00, 09/09/2019

How Donald Trump Jr. and Richard Burr hit an impasse Donald Trump Jr. is balking at answering more questions about the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting and the pursuit of a Trump Tower Moscow project, two sources familiar with the matter told CNN, setting the stage for a clash with the Republican-led comm...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Richard Ayoade: ‘I’m even more humble than people expect’ The comedian, 42, on cheap shoes, law degree shaming, meeting The Edge and being from IpswichI wasn’t especially angry as a teenager, unless I was battling injustice. Then I’d lose my temper a little bit. But other than the righteous, smiting anger I...
22:13, 09/14/2019

Yes, Richard Spencer is now temporarily in charge of the Pentagon. Yes, Richard Spencer is now temporarily in charge of the Pentagon. No, not that Richard Spencer, though you could be forgiven for being momentarily confused given how things are going. Per Chris Geidner, the acting SecDef is Wall Street banker Richar...
04:52, 07/16/2019

Ex-HBO boss Richard Plepler starting his own consultancy EX-HBO Chief Executive Officer Richard Plepler has his next project in the works. The well-connected exec is starting his own consultancy, dubbed “RLP & Company,” The Post has learned. There are few details available on Plepler’s new gig, but sources...
06:26, 07/11/2019

Orange CEO Richard secures his position after acquittal A French court on Tuesday cleared Orange Chief Executive Stephane Richard of any wrongdoing in a fraud trial, cementing his position at the helm of the country's biggest telecom operator....
17:13, 07/09/2019

Rom-Com Master Richard Curtis Is Still Trying to Prove That All We Need Is Love Richard Curtis, the Typhoid Mary of incurable romantics, is not surprised that even though it is 9 a.m. on a weekday, Strawberry Fields, the memorial to John Lennon in New York City’s Central Park, is crowded. And he’s not bothered that t...
18:13, 06/20/2019

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to Go Public Virgin Galactic has plans to become the first publicly listed human spaceflight company. It expects that the deal to go public will give it enough capital to fund the business until its spaceships can commercially operate and send tourists into space...
09:39, 07/09/2019

Richard Powers: ‘I’ve read more than 120 books about trees’ The Pulitzer-winning author of eco-novel The Overstory on Extinction Rebellion, his many alter egos and the brilliance of Robert MacfarlaneThere was something fitting about hearing the news that Richard Powers’s The Overstory had been awarded the Pul...
23:00, 05/11/2019

Mourners bid farewell to Queens DA Richard Brown Hundreds of mourners and a slew of city dignitaries turned out Tuesday to bid a final farewell to Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown, who died last week at the age of 86. Judges, attorneys, colleagues and friends gathered outside Queens County...
20:26, 05/07/2019

Ray Beltran misses weight, can't win Richard Commey's title Ray Beltran badly missed weight on Thursday and won't be eligible to win Richard Commey's 135-pound title Friday when they headline the Top Rank Boxing on ESPN card....
07:52, 06/28/2019

| Former US Sen. Richard Lugar, foreign policy expert, dies Former longtime U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar of Indiana, a foreign policy expert who helped spur the dismantling and securing of thousands of nuclear weapons in the former Soviet states, has died...
22:26, 04/28/2019

Richard Ashcroft: Grime has 'rewritten the blueprint' for music Richard Ashcroft has spoken about his love of grime music, saying acts in the genre have "rewritten the blueprint" for UK music in the last few years....
17:00, 05/24/2019

De Blasio defends Richard Carranza’s race agenda Mayor Bill de Blasio passionately defended city Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s race agenda Monday night, claiming a nine-member bipartisan coalition of city and state pols “should be ashamed of themselves” for demanding Carranza be fired if h...
08:39, 06/18/2019

Former US Sen. Richard Lugar, foreign policy expert, dies Former longtime U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar of Indiana, a foreign policy expert who helped spur the dismantling and securing of thousands of nuclear weapons in the former Soviet states, has died....
19:26, 04/28/2019

Richard Booth, Self-Crowned King of Used Books, Dies at 80 He transformed a fading Welsh town into a tourist magnet by buying books in bulk from colleges, libraries, defunct wholesalers and collectors’ estates....
12:13, 08/28/2019

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

Allow Pam Grier to tell you about the time she saved Richard Pryor's horse Perhaps you’ve been wondering if at any point in the 1970s did film and television icon Pam Grier drive down a busy Los Angeles freeway in a luxury sports car with Richard Pryor’s injured horse, Ginger, in tow? Well, wonder no more, friends....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic prepares to go public Deal will help fund venture until its spaceships can operate commercially and make profitVirgin Galactic, Sir Richard Branson’s space tourism venture, is preparing to go public.It has struck a deal with a special-purpose acquisition firm, Social Capi...
10:52, 07/09/2019

Michelle Buteau and Daniel Dae Kim on Always Be My Maybe and their love for Richard Curtis Ali Wong and Randall Park star in Netflix’s new romantic comedy Always Be My Maybe, the story of estranged childhood friends Sasha and Marcus who reluctantly reconnect after 15 years apart, and soon rediscover the spark between them. We recently sat ...
22:26, 06/04/2019

‘When the time comes for me to fight Lomachenko, people will see what Richard Commey has got’ Richard Commey used to be able to walk through New York unnoticed, but not on this day, writes Declan Taylor The post ‘When the time comes for me to fight Lomachenko, people will see what Richard Commey has got’ appeared first on Boxing N...
08:26, 06/25/2019

Rolling Stones and Richard Ashcroft end 22-year rights row One of the UK music industry's most notable copyright disputes has been resolved with the royalties and rights for Bitter Sweet Symphony being returned to The Verve's Richard Ashcroft....
03:26, 05/24/2019

Richard Carranza slams parents who question admissions changes Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza vowed Wednesday to remake admissions to the city’s specialized high schools to enroll more black and Latino students — and got hearty cheers from nearly every member of the City Council’s education committee. Carra...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Funeral is held for longtime NYC prosecutor Richard A. Brown NEW YORK (AP) — New York is remembering a prosecutor and judge whose 40-plus years in criminal justice stretched from the gritty “Mean Streets” era of the 1970s to the current opioid crisis. A funeral is being held on Tuesday for Queens D...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Richard Stallman resigns from MIT following comments about Epstein’s victims Free software advocate and computer scientist Richard Stallman has resigned from his position at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL). The news comes just days after he made comments in an email conversation with othe...
10:00, 09/17/2019

Richard Carapaz wins the 2019 Giro d'Italia "Richard Carapaz won the 2019 Giro d’Italia on Sunday, protecting his lead in the closing time trial to conclude the three-week Grand Tour with his hands on the famous trophy."...
19:00, 06/02/2019

Richard Kind plays leading man in ‘Auggie:’ ‘It’s on my shoulders’ Richard Kind has spent decades stealing scenes as a supporting player, but the sci-fi dramedy "Auggie" gave him the rare chance to play a leading man on screen....
19:26, 09/20/2019

Richard Carranza scrambling to thwart The Post’s coverage of the DOE In the face of mounting criticism of Carranza’s race-based agenda, his team at Department of Education headquarters is desperate to do damage control, insiders told The Post....
13:26, 06/09/2019

You can’t teach schoolkids ‘resilience’ when they’re micromanaged every day | Richard Godwin The education secretary wants to ‘toughen up’ pupils, but that means less structure, not moreDon’t tell the Conservative leadership candidates, but the education secretary, Damian Hinds, is holding a brainstorming session. He wants ideas on how we ca...
18:52, 05/31/2019

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to launch IPO by end of the year British billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans a stock market listing by the end of the year, becoming the first space tourism firm to tap public markets for funding....
16:26, 07/09/2019

Richard Conrad, Briefly a Bel Canto Star, Dies at 84 Discovered as a young tenor by Joan Sutherland, he went on to a career in Europe and overcame a throat injury from a mugging to return as a baritone....
04:39, 09/12/2019

Rep. Richard Neal subpoenas IRS, Treasury for Trump's tax returns The House Ways and Means Committee on Friday sent a subpoena to the International Revenue Service and Treasury Department for copies of President Donald Trump's tax returns....
00:13, 05/11/2019

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to go public by year-end British billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans a stock market listing by the end of the year, giving it the much-needed funds to take on Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Elon Musk's SpaceX in the race to space....
19:00, 07/09/2019

Queens District Attorney Richard Brown dead at 86 Queens District Attorney Richard Brown has died, his office said Saturday. He was 86. He was at a health facility in Redding, Conn., surrounded by his wife, two daughters, his son and two granddaughters, one of whom is a cadet at West Point. Brown ha...
17:13, 05/04/2019

Longtime NYC prosecutor, former judge Richard Brown dies NEW YORK (AP) — A longtime New York City prosecutor and judge who presided over the arraignment of the notorious “Son of Sam” killer has died. Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown died Friday at the age of 86. His death was announced...
16:39, 05/04/2019

Former AFL-CIO Officials Criticize Richard Trumka as a Failed Leader Over the past week, a leadership dispute atop the AFL-CIO—America’s biggest coalition of labor unions—has spilled out into the open, exposing bitter divisions. Now, former AFL-CIO officials have decided to go public with serious criticisms of the rei...
19:26, 05/10/2019

The Twittering Machine by Richard Seymour review – escape from dystopia Twitter, texts, email … the psychological needs driving today’s vast and risky digital ‘writing experiment’ The notoriety of “postmodernism” has waxed and waned over the past 40 years. While a frequent reference point in the cultural criticism of the...
09:52, 08/08/2019

Richard Carranza held DOE ‘white-supremacy culture’ training City Department of Education brass are targeting a “white-supremacy culture” among school administrators — by disparaging ideas like “individualism,” “objectivity” and “worship of the written word,” The Post has learned....
06:52, 05/21/2019

Director Richard Curtis Knows People Hate Love, Actually—and He Has a Theory as to Why Richard Curtis, the writer of such iconic romantic comedies as Notting Hill and Four Weddings and a Funeral, is aware that people have strong feelings about Love, Actually, the 2003 Christmas movie he wrote and directed. The movie wove together a num...
22:39, 06/20/2019

Richard P. Matsch, 88, Judge in Oklahoma Bombing Case, Is Dead He presided over two trials stemming from the worst act of domestic terrorism, which killed 168 at a federal building, until the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks....
23:39, 05/29/2019

Starbucks v Dunkin': how capitalism gives us the illusion of choice | Richard Reeves From the moment we wake up and brush our teeth, our consumer choices are dominated by a few large companiesAmerican culture valorizes the small. Small-town life is overrepresented and romanticized on the screen – think Hawkins in Stranger Things – a ...
14:26, 07/29/2019

FDNY firefighter Richard Driscoll becomes 200th to die of 9/11-related illness New York City Fire Department firefighter Richard Driscoll became the 200th member of the department to die of illness related to the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, the FDNY said Thursday....
04:52, 07/19/2019

Taron Egerton, Richard Madden and More Dazzle at Rocketman NYC Premiere Elton John is known for his stunning styles and flare for the dramatic. So, it's safe to say that the bar was set high for all the stars attending the Rocketman premiere in New York......
04:00, 05/30/2019

Baltimore Orioles' Richard Bleier gets into argument with coach in dugout One dugout dust-up during a grueling Major League Baseball season can be commonplace – even for a team that is competing for a playoff spot and a World Series....
17:13, 08/29/2019

The Donald and Boris love-in won’t last unless the UK delivers for Trump | Richard Wolffe Johnson is now Trump’s man in Downing Street. But it seems Nigel Farage is the true object of the US president’s affectionWe all know about Franklin and Winston, Ronnie and Maggie, and George and Tony. For better or worse, these transatlantic allies ...
14:00, 07/24/2019

Why Richard Madden Is "Thankful" He Was Killed Off Game of Thrones Early Richard Madden left Game of Thrones at the end of season three in the bloody Red Wedding--and he basically couldn't be happier. The Robb Stark actor told Amy Adams at the time of his exit, he......
18:13, 06/12/2019

Apple cancels dark Richard Gere drama 'Bastards' Apple TV+ is marking another first, but this is one Apple isn't about to celebrate. Hollywood Reporter sources say Apple has canceled Bastards, an adaptation of an Israeli drama that would have starred Richard Gere. Reportedly, Apple and show ...
05:39, 09/04/2019

Maradona film reminds that untameables were not always untouchable | Richard Williams The Argentinian great’s Napoli years show the real pressures of adulation compared to today’s walled-away talentsWhen I sat down in a cinema to watch Emir Kusturica’s documentary about Diego Maradona a decade or so ago, I still thought of myself as a...
16:26, 06/17/2019

Richard Ashcroft reclaims rights to 'Bitter Sweet Symphony' The Verve alum Richard Ashcroft thanked Mick Jagger and Keith Richards after the Rolling Stones members gave him the rights to "Bitter Sweet Symphony."...
18:39, 05/24/2019

Lance Armstrong should keep his mouth shut if he is serious about redemption | Richard Williams Sport often welcomes back a bad boy turned good but some offences lie so far beyond the pale a return is almost impossible despite protestationsSteve Smith and David Warner were booed during Australia’s warm-up fixtures against West Indies and Englan...
20:13, 05/27/2019

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans to go public - source Richard Branson's space-tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, is planning to go public as part of a deal with a special-purpose acquisition company (SPAC) created by Social Capital LP Chief Executive Officer Chamath Palihapitiya, a person familiar with t...
07:26, 07/09/2019

Richard Gere boards migrant ship stuck in the Mediterranean Actor Richard Gere joined a humanitarian ship off the Mediterranean coast as its crew continues to wait for a safe port to accept the migrants they rescued....
00:39, 08/10/2019

‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ animator Richard Williams has died The daughter of acclaimed animator Richard Williams says that her father has died at age 86. Williams was best known for his work on ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit,’ which won two Oscars for its genre-bending blend of animation and live action...
23:00, 08/17/2019

Sam Kerr: 'I was total crap in my first season as a footballer' | Richard Parkin On the eve of the Women’s World Cup, the Matildas captain talks about her initial reluctance to embrace the game after growing up with a different-shaped ball“When I first changed to football it wasn’t exciting for me, I was taken away from something...
01:26, 06/06/2019

Richard goes to Washington in the first trailer for Silicon Valley's final season On October 27, HBO’s tech satire Silicon Valley will begin shutting down once and for all, but not without a malfunction or 10. In the first teaser for its sixth and final season, Thomas Middleditch’s Richard is getting called before Congress to lob...
22:26, 08/16/2019

Examining US envoy Richard Grenell's Pride flag faux pas The US ambassador to Germany risked hot water with the higher-ups in Washington DC when he flew a rainbow flag next to the Stars and Stripes outside the embassy in Berlin. What's the deal with Americans and their flag?...
19:26, 07/27/2019

Richard Gere, Italy's Salvini clash over migrant ship Hollywood star Richard Gere on Saturday urged the Italian government to stop "demonising people" and instead help migrants who have been stranded on a Spanish charity boat in the Mediterranean for more than a week....
16:39, 08/10/2019

Richard Gere and Matteo Salvini clash over migrant crisis Row follows US actor urging Italian government to ‘stop demonising asylum seekers’Italy’s far-right deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, has clashed with Richard Gere over the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean, suggesting the Hollywood star shoul...
17:57, 08/11/2019

Philly police commissioner Richard Ross Jr. unexpectedly resigns Philadelphia’s police commissioner stepped down Tuesday amid allegations of sexual harassment and racial discrimination within the department. The move — which was widely unexpected — comes less than a week after six PPD officers we...
02:39, 08/21/2019

Lawmaker calls for ethics probe of aide to Richard Carranza A Queens lawmaker has reported a top Department of Education official to both an ethics tribunal and the city agency that investigates misconduct in public schools for urging underlings to attend a political rally supporting embattled Schools Chancel...
04:52, 06/20/2019

Happy 70th birthday Richard Gere: His career in pictures Award-winning actor and activist Richard Gere turns 70 on August 31. Check out his life and career in pictures.        ...
20:13, 08/31/2019

Richard Madden Is Reportedly in Talks to Star in Marvel's The Eternals Richard Madden is reportedly in talks to star in the lead opposite Angelina Jolie in The Eternals. Best known for Game of Thrones and Bodyguard, Madden will play Ikaris in the Marvel movie....
09:26, 05/08/2019

Our Man by George Packer review – Richard Holbrooke and American power An account of the major dilemmas, and egotism, of the top diplomat doubles as a dissection of America’s global statusOn the day Richard Holbrooke died, in 2010, he went to the White House in a last desperate attempt to meet Barack Obama. Holbrooke wa...
13:52, 05/02/2019

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City can be judged with England’s very best | Richard Williams The champions have retained their title through a manager persuading players to reach into areas of unexplored potentialIn the aftermath of Manchester City’s victory, Vincent Kompany said something that sounded like a Zen riddle: “We have such an inc...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Q&A: News Corp a malignant influence on our democracy, Richard Di Natale says In the final episode before the election, politicians battle it out over Newstart rate, climate change and housing policyNews Corp Australia has triggered a rare moment of unity in the fractious 2019 federal election. Representatives from the Liberal...
23:13, 05/13/2019

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans to go public by end-2019 Billionaire Richard Branson's space-tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, plans to go public by the end of this year as part of a deal with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) created by venture-capital firms Social Capital and Hedosophia, the c...
13:39, 07/09/2019

Will US Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell be Trump's next security adviser? US President Trump called Richard Grenell, the top US envoy to Germany, one of five "good people" for the national security adviser job. But Grenell's assertive approach to diplomacy may lead Trump to keep him in Berlin....
15:13, 09/12/2019

GNU founder Richard Stallman resigns from MIT, Free Software Foundation After reports revealed the lengths undertaken by some at MIT to accept donations from convicted sex offender and sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito resigned. Now, computer scientist Richard Stallman, founder of the GNU ope...
13:13, 09/17/2019

UPDATE 3-Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to go public by year-end British billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans a stock market listing by the end of the year, giving it the much-needed funds to take on Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Elon Musk's SpaceX in the race to space....
18:39, 07/09/2019

UPDATE 4-Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to go public by year-end British billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans a stock market listing by the end of the year, giving it the much-needed funds to take on Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Elon Musk's SpaceX in the race to space....
19:39, 07/09/2019

The race to beat antibiotic resistance is on – so where do phages fit in? | Richard James The GM virus treatment that saved Isabelle Holdaway is a start, at least, in the fight against drug resistanceThe first antibiotic was discovered by Paul Ehrlich in 1909 and cured syphilis-infected rabbits. At that time about 10% of the population of...
22:39, 05/10/2019

Richard Dormer to star in BBC America's 'The Watch' series adaptation Richard Dormer, who played Beric Dondarrion on "Game of Thrones," will star in "The Watch," a BBC America series based on Terry Pratchett's "Discworld" novels....
16:52, 09/11/2019

Joe Biden was both the strongest – and weakest – candidate on stage | Richard Wolffe The frontrunner has a lead but no momentum. And the reasons why were on full display in Thursday night’s debateThe life of a frontrunner isn’t easy. In a crowded field, you have to absorb all the incoming fire. When the other candidates on the debate...
22:39, 09/13/2019

Richard Sherman: Nick Bosa’s controversial tweets will be ignored if he’s good Richard Sherman can live with Nick Bosa’s social media history — as long as the new 49ers defensive end lives up to his No. 2 draft pick status, that is. In the leadup to the NFL draft, Bosa scrubbed some of his controversial social media posts from ...
01:00, 05/08/2019

UPDATE 5-Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to go public by year-end British billionaire Richard Branson will take Virgin Galactic public by year-end, giving it the much-needed funds to take on Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin in the race to space....
23:52, 07/09/2019

Richard Dreyfuss claims Bill Murray was a ‘drunken bully’ on ‘What About Bob?’ set The "Jaws" star made a shocking claim alleging Bill Murray was nothing more than an “Irish drunken bully” during the filming of their 1991 flick “What About Bob?”...
04:00, 06/28/2019

Will title bout against Richard Commey be Raymundo Beltran's last stand? Now into his 20th year as a pro, Raymundo Beltran is surprised with his longevity in boxing. But the former world titleholder is fighting again for a belt, and he couldn't be more excited....
22:39, 06/27/2019

Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century by George Packer – review A detailed portrait of the late American diplomat reveals a man whose vices and virtues echoed those of his countryNear the start of his account of ending the Bosnian conflict, Richard Holbrooke, arguably the most famous US diplomat since the cold wa...
14:00, 05/12/2019

Richard Driscoll is 200th FDNY hero to die of 9/11-related illness A retired FDNY hero who toiled at Ground Zero in the aftermath of 9/11 has died — making him the 200th member of the department claimed by an illness related to the toxic site, officials and sources said Thursday. Firefighter Richard Driscoll succumb...
19:52, 07/18/2019

Rocker Cliff Richard urges anonymity for sex-crimes suspects British rock icon Cliff Richard is calling for people suspected of sex crimes to be granted anonymity until they are charged, saying his life was thrown into turmoil by false allegations splashed across the media...
18:00, 07/01/2019

Investigation: Former Ohio State Dr. Richard Strauss abused 177 students A former Ohio State University doctor sexually abused at least 177 former students over two decades, an independent investigatory report released Friday concludes....
22:39, 05/17/2019

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans to go public: source Richard Branson's space-tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, plans to go public as part of a deal with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) created by Social Capital LP Chief Executive Officer Chamath Palihapitiya, a person familiar with the mat...
07:39, 07/09/2019

Former Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar, Foreign Policy Expert, Dies at 87 (INDIANAPOLIS) — Former Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar, a Republican foreign policy sage known for leading efforts to help the former Soviet states dismantle and secure much of their nuclear arsenal, but whose reputation for working with Democrats ...
18:39, 04/28/2019

Trump's toadyism to Saudi Arabia: a new moral low | Richard Wolffe The Saudis are good customers, Trump says – which evidently outweighs the fact they murdered and carved up a Washington Post journalistIt’s that time of a presidency when every incumbent pretends to be what he isn’t, or to do what he hasn’t. With a r...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Trump's spat with the UK reveals the bottomless depths of his insecurities | Richard Wolffe The leaking of Ambassador Darroch’s emails are embarrassing. But not nearly as embarrassing as president who can’t distinguish his friends from his foesInept and dysfunctional are two of the more diplomatic words you could choose to describe the Trum...
21:00, 07/09/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 4-Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to go public by year-end British billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans a stock market listing by the end of the year, giving it the much-needed funds to take on Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Elon Musk's SpaceX in the race to space....
22:00, 07/09/2019

Odell Beckham Jr. wore $350K Richard Mille watch during game Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. wore a Richard Mille watch during the game Sunday. That model costs $350,000.       ...
18:13, 09/09/2019

From New York to Buckingham Palace: for Trump meeting the Queen is everything | Richard Wolffe The president doesn’t care about the spats or the protests, he only cares about statusHe is from Queens. She is, well, the Queen.He likes to build towers that feature his name in gold. She keeps her gold in the Tower. In public and private, he runs t...
15:39, 06/04/2019

Richard E. Grant to mentor a young drag queen in Fox's Everybody’s Talking About Jamie He didn’t win the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Can You Ever Forgive Me?, but he did get to meet Barbra Streisand, so it’s safe to say the Richard E. Grant renaissance continues apace. Grant appeared in Vanity Fair’s series of first-look photos fro...
00:26, 06/15/2019

Richard Carranza denies white execs demoted based on race City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza on Wednesday refused to directly address claims of anti-white discrimination outlined in a $90 million lawsuit by three Department of Education executives, but insisted the allegations are “absolutely no...
02:13, 05/30/2019

Women fight against prejudice on an extraordinary weekend for sport | Richard Williams From Semenya’s 30th win in a row, to powerful displays at Wembley, on bikes and in cars, women cast a blow against outdated attitudesThey may have failed to knock the Premier League title race completely out of the headlines, but whether they were pe...
19:52, 05/06/2019

Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. to keep wearing Richard Mille watch in games Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. intends to keep wearing his Richard Mille watch during games this season despite the NFL's plan to address the timepiece with the team....
05:39, 09/11/2019

'What's been missing is courage': Elizabeth Warren throws down the gauntlet | Richard Wolffe Warren towered over the first Democratic debate and its biggest questions on the economy and healthcareThere was one dominant figure on the very crowded stage in Miami at the first TV debate of the 2020 presidential election.She happened to be the sm...
14:00, 06/27/2019

CNN Invites White Supremacist Richard Spencer to Explain Why Trump Isn’t Racist Enough In an obvious nod to Donald Trump’s “both sides” doctrine, America’s third-favorite cable news outlet (second, if you don’t count Trump’s personal propaganda network, Fox News) extended an invitation to the man whom both the Southern Poverty Law Cent...
21:00, 07/17/2019

Richard Williams, 'Roger Rabbit' and 'The Pink Panther' animator, dead at 86 Richard Williams, the animator known for his work on "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" and two "Pink Panther" films, is dead, his family told PA Media, the UK national news agency....
18:39, 08/18/2019

Richard Goodstein on AOC remarks: Nancy Pelosi is the speaker because of moderate Dems House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is in the position she is because of moderate congressional districts flipping from Republican to Democrat, according to Richard Goodstein....
04:39, 06/18/2019

Angry Asian-American protesters swarm Richard Carranza’s car in Brooklyn The sign-waving demonstrators couldn't see the embattled schools boss through the vehicle's tinted windows — but were able to clearly express their anger over changes to admissions policy at the city's elite schools that they believe will hurt Asian ...
15:00, 08/07/2019

Oklahoma City bombing trial judge Richard Matsch dies at 88 DENVER (AP) — The no-nonsense federal judge who gained national respect overseeing the Oklahoma City bombing trials has died. The clerk of Colorado’s federal court, Jeffrey Colwell, says U.S. District Judge Richard Matsch died on Sunday. He was...
18:00, 05/28/2019

R.I.P. Richard Williams, Oscar-winning animator of Who Framed Roger Rabbit Richard Williams, a three-time Oscar-winning animator whose creations breathed groundbreaking life into 1988's Who Framed Roger Rabbit, has died. Williams—despite the widespread success of his high-profile Disney project—was largely resistant to...
01:14, 08/19/2019

Free software icon Richard Stallman has some moronic thoughts about pedophilia The world of academia is in turmoil over the shock discovery that disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein funded several several prestigious science and technology research labs, including MIT’s Media Lab, long after his 2008 conviction for sex crimes in...
04:13, 09/14/2019

Richard Ashcroft making up with Mick can’t change the mould | Rebecca Nicholson The Verve frontman has settled his dispute over Bitter Sweet Symphony but this won’t be the last row over songwriting royaltiesRichard Ashcroft received an outstanding contribution to British music accolade at the Ivor Novello awards last week, and t...
16:39, 05/25/2019

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic to Reach a New Frontier: The Stock Market The private space tourism business plans to merge with a publicly traded shell company, giving it a stock listing and, potentially a crucial new source of cash....
15:52, 07/09/2019

Mueller stopped short of calling Trump a criminal, but did we need him to? | Richard Wolffe The denial from Mueller’s office that the special counsel drew up an indictment on three counts obstruction of justice is problematic and entirely predictableDid Donald Trump repeatedly break the law by trying to block multiple investigations into hi...
22:39, 05/30/2019

Richard Hammond Is Getting An Amazon Prime Show Where He Tries To 'Survive On A Desert Island' There are probably a few people in your life that you’d like to put on a deserted island, shipwrecked, where you bid them good luck with what little survival skills they may or may not have. Perhaps you’d even like to watch it all go down from the co...
21:39, 08/26/2019

Richard Branson takes satellite launch business to Japan with airline ANA Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit said on Thursday it plans to bring its satellite launch system to Japan in partnership with airline operator ANA Holdings Inc, which will provide maintenance and possibly aircraft....
13:26, 06/06/2019

Bittersweet no more: Rolling Stones pass Verve royalties to Richard Ashcroft An acrimonious copyright dispute meant Ashcroft was forced to give up royalties to Bitter Sweet Symphony, but a ‘kind and magnanimous gesture from Mick and Keith’ passes rights to himMick Jagger and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones have ended one...
19:39, 05/23/2019

Asian parents call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s firing Branding him a “dangerous” anti-Asian racist, a group of some 80 protesters gathered Wednesday outside the Department of Education headquarters in Manhattan to call for Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s ouster. Chanting, marchin...
03:00, 06/27/2019

Richard Carapaz on verge of winning Giro after holding off Vincenzo Nibali • Ecuadorian holds 1min 54sec lead over Nibali with time trial left• Pello Bilbao wins 20th stage from Mikel Landa; Carapaz fourthRichard Carapaz was on the verge of winning the Giro d’Italia after he retained the overall leader’s pink jersey in Satu...
20:00, 06/01/2019

French court clears Orange CEO Richard of wrongdoing in fraud trial A French court on Tuesday cleared Orange chief executive Stephane Richard of any wrongdoing in a fraud trial, clearing the way for him to remain at the helm of the country's biggest telecom operator....
13:00, 07/09/2019

Marvel confirms Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden for 'Eternals' at Comic Con Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige revealed the schedule for the next 10 Marvel Cinematic Universe projects Saturday during a San Diego Comic Con panel....
04:00, 07/21/2019

Richard Gere Delivers Food To Stranded Migrants Ship in Mediterranean The Ocean Viking charity ship plucked 85 African migrants from the sea off Libya on Friday, the latest rescue in the Mediterranean as Hollywood star Richard Gere boarded a second vessel to highlight......
10:39, 08/10/2019

Richard Stallman, author of the GNU manifesto, resigns from the Free Software Foundation The open source community is in shock as Richard Stallman, the creator of the GNU operating system and author of the influential GNU manifesto, has stepped down as president of the Free Software Foundation.The move comes after growing anger surroundi...
16:26, 09/17/2019

The Twittering Machine by Richard Seymour review – our descent into a digital dystopia A stark polemic argues that social media may have unleashed an age of nihilism from which there is little hope of escapeBack in the blissed-out 1960s, Marshall McLuhan evangelised for the new electronic media by instructing us to “serve these objects...
12:52, 08/11/2019

Ex-Patriots star Richard Seymour makes $60K at World Series of Poker Richard Seymour is out of the World Series of Poker. Or, more interestingly put, Richard Seymour was in the World Series of Poker — and it turns out, played pretty well. The former Patriots defensive tackle finished in 131st place out of 8,569 ...
18:26, 07/11/2019

Andy Murray beaten by Richard Gasquet on singles return in Cincinnati • Frenchman wins 6-4, 6-4 in first-round singles• Murray decides not to play singles at US OpenAndy Murray’s return to singles action after a seven-month absence ended in defeat in Cincinnati and the 32-year-old confirmed he would not consider playin...
01:52, 08/13/2019

U.S. figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned for 'sexual misconduct' U.S. Figure Skating and the U.S. Center for SafeSport have permanently banned coach Richard Callaghan after an investigation into accusations he engaged in sexual misconduct with two teenage boys, officials said....
18:39, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Richard Branson takes satellite launch business to Japan with airline ANA Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit said on Thursday it plans to bring its satellite launch system to Japan in partnership with airline operator ANA Holdings Inc , which will provide maintenance and possibly aircraft....
21:26, 06/06/2019

Surrey chief executive Richard Gould warns ECB to not forget about the appeal of T20 cricket After a second Vitality Blast sell-out this week for last night's win over Glamorgan, Surrey Chief Executive Richard Gould has urged the ECB not to forget county T20 cricket, which has "never been as popular" as it is now, when the Hundred is introdu...
12:52, 07/26/2019

Richard Carranza leads anti-bias rally amid controversy over trainings Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza showed he isn’t backing down from his support of a controversial anti-bias training campaign — as he addressed a rally Thursday that touted the $23 million program. “What an honor it is for all of...
01:52, 06/07/2019

Unpredictable elements crucial to rekindling of Tour de France romance | Richard Williams Egan Bernal bloomed in yellow while unique Alpine dramas unfolded as a wonderful Tour rode towards its conclusionThe most meaningful touch of the 2019 Tour de France was not the slap Luke Rowe gave Tony Martin after the German had tried to run him in...
18:52, 07/29/2019

Richard Carapaz wins Giro d’Italia to make cycling history for Ecuador • Carapaz becomes country’s first Grand Tour champion• American Chad Haga fastest on last stage’s time trialRichard Carapaz became Ecuador’s first grand tour champion by winning the Giro d’Italia while Chad Haga of the US was fastest in the final sta...
20:26, 06/02/2019

Capitalism is failing workers. People want a job with a decent wage – why is that so hard? | Richard Reeves The workings of capitalism have been challenged both from the populist right and the socialist left. At the heart of the discontent in the US is faltering wagesRead our entire Broken Capitalism seriesBefore capitalism, there was work. Before markets,...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take tourists to space. Now it's set to go public British billionaire Richard Branson’s space-tourism unit Virgin Galactic plans to go public later this year, the company announced Tuesday.       ...
14:26, 07/09/2019

Yesterday review – Richard Curtis' magical mystery tour of a world without the Beatles A hopeless songwriter wakes up to find he’s the only person who can remember the Fab Four’s hits in a wacky, winning comedy directed by Danny BoyleImagine no Beatles, it’s not easy even if you try. No Yesterday, no Blackbird, no Sgt Pepper ... and th...
09:00, 05/05/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic plans to go public by end-2019 Billionaire Richard Branson's space-tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, plans to go public by the end of this year as part of a deal with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) created by venture-capital firms Social Capital and Hedosophia, the c...
14:00, 07/09/2019

Richard Carranza lobbies Albany to scrap entrance exam for top high schools New York City School Chancellor Richard Carranza trekked to Albany Wednesday in an end-of-session push for a state law to eliminate the single entrance exam for admission into the city’s specialized high schools. The Democrats who run the state...
09:39, 06/13/2019

Expecting Ireland to be servile is part of a long British tradition | Richard McMahon The Brexit crisis is another example of how the UK so often ignores the consequences of its conduct on its neighbourBoris Johnson’s approach to Ireland is part of an ignoble tradition in British politics. At its heart is the false assumption that sup...
18:00, 08/01/2019

Richard Branson’s new high-speed train links luxe condos in Florida Virgin Trains USA — South Florida’s new express-train service, a collab between Brightline and Richard Branson’s Virgin Group — is reshaping development in Miami. A slew of new towers are popping up around those high-speed stations, allowing resident...
13:26, 05/02/2019

Apple cancels plans for horribly misguided Richard Gere series Bastards Fresh off of Disney+ canceling its first series without even launching the service it would’ve aired on, the creatively named Apple TV+ service has just done the same thing. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Apple has pulled the proverbial plug on...
02:52, 09/04/2019

Giro d'Italia: Richard Carapaz tightens grip as Nibali leapfrogs Roglic Roglic dropped on brutal Mortirolo climbGiulio Ciccone wins stage 16 in harsh conditionsEcuador’s Richard Carapaz took a big step towards Giro d’Italia glory by holding off the two-time champion Vincenzo Nibali and increasing his lead over Primoz Rog...
19:13, 05/28/2019

Sub-plots abound as Matildas gear up for defining game with Brazil | Richard Parkin The overarching narrative of Australia’s Women’s World Cup campaign very much hinges on events in MontpellierAlea iacta est. So the histories report Caesar uttered as he crossed the Rubicon, risking all on the hopes of a dream. After days of furore f...
04:13, 06/13/2019

NYC Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza has made whiteness ‘toxic’, DOE insiders claim At least four top Department of Education executives who have been demoted or stripped of duties under Carranza’s sweeping reorganization claim he has created “an environment which is hostile toward whites."...
03:52, 05/19/2019

British singer Cliff Richard demands change to sex offense anonymity rules British singer Cliff Richard joined forces with other high profile figures in the media on Monday to demand that those people accused of sexual offenses are given anonymity until they are charged....
14:52, 07/01/2019

Stock car racing turns 70: Richard Petty recalls wild first race in 1949 On Jan. 19, 1949, drivers and moonshiners arrived in Charlotte, North Carolina, in Buicks, Mercurys and Cadillacs with numbers duct-taped on the car doors -- and made history....
18:39, 06/19/2019

Apple Reportedly Scraps Richard Gere Drama Bastards for Not Focusing on Friendship The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that the Richard Gere drama, Bastards, is out at Apple’s new service, TV+. Scrapping a show before the first episode even airs isn’t uncommon in the realm of TV. But scrapping a show because it didn’t focus enough ...
10:26, 09/04/2019

Richard Branson warns the pound will 'collapse to parity' with the dollar in a hard Brexit The U.K. leaving the European Union without a deal on October 31 would cause the pound to reach "parity" with the dollar, Virgin boss Richard Branson has said....
12:39, 07/11/2019

Famed figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned for sexual misconduct Richard Callaghan, who led Tara Lipinski to the 1998 Olympic gold medal, has been declared “permanently ineligible” by the U.S. Center for SafeSport.       ...
07:52, 08/22/2019

They butchered Richard Williams' The Thief And The Cobbler, but its surreal beauty survives online Earlier today we wrote about the death of Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator behind Disney’s Who Framed Roger Rabbit. Among Williams’ many accolades (including several Academy Awards and BAFTAs) there’s one that’s far more sour, though: The...
01:14, 08/19/2019

Good riddance, Sarah Sanders, Washington's worst communicator | Richard Wolffe She wasn’t spicy like Sean or hopeful like Hicks, but she was the perfect spokeswoman for a perfectly lazy and dishonest presidentWhat on earth was the point of Sarah Sanders?For 94 days, the outgoing White House press secretary gave no press briefin...
17:26, 06/14/2019

Richard Commey takes out Beltran to set up Teofimo Lopez world title clash Ray Beltran’s overweight but Richard Commey hammers him anyway, writes Jack Hirsch The post Richard Commey takes out Beltran to set up Teofimo Lopez world title clash appeared first on Boxing News....
16:52, 07/01/2019

Oakland Raiders' Jalen Richard vows to keep children unvaccinated, cites his own 'research' Oakland Raiders running back Jalen Richard opened up a conversation about vaccines on social media Wednesday after he vowed he would not get his children vaccinated....
21:26, 07/11/2019

School chancellor Richard Carranza brings racial divide to City Hall New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza has brought his agency’s culture of racial divisiveness to the steps City Hall, critics charged Tuesday “I don’t know why any elected official, any leader, any mayor would want to divide t...
23:39, 06/18/2019

Jürgen Klopp’s creative chaos brings new meaning to the ‘Liverpool way’ | Richard Jolly Arsenal were the latest victims of a side defined by their tireless intensity but can they keep it up for the entire season?Talk of the “Liverpool way” long preceded Jürgen Klopp’s appointment but, much as the club has been rejuvenated since his arri...
02:52, 08/26/2019

Richard Branson cuts off SeaWorld as debate rages over captive marine mammals Another company is out of the business of bringing tourists to see whales and dolphins up close, following similar moves by Expedia, TripAdvisor and Thomas Cook....
19:00, 07/19/2019

Legendary figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned from sport over sexual misconduct Richard Callaghan, the man who coached Tara Lipinski to Olympic gold as well as six-time U.S. champion Todd Eldredge, has been banned from figure skating by the U.S. Center for SafeSport for sexual misconduct....
00:13, 08/23/2019

US Figure Skating has banned longtime coach Richard Callaghan after sexual abuse allegations Longtime coach Richard Callaghan has been permanently banned from US Figure Skating after he was accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing an underage figure skater....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Murky waters: few to emerge unscathed from Shayna Jack doping case | Richard Parkin The adverse finding damns all parties – including the athlete, Swimming Australia and Asada “It could be meat, it could be mushrooms, it could be anything. It could be something in a bottle.” This was the explanation offered by Shayna Jack’s manager,...
13:13, 07/30/2019

Three-time Super Bowl champion Richard Seymour cleans up at World Series of Poker Three-time Super Bowl champion defensive lineman Richard Seymour earned millions in his playing career between the New England Patriots and Oakland Raiders but got a little bit richer this week....
22:39, 07/12/2019

Famed figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned for life over sex abuse claims Legendary figure skating coach Richard Callaghan — who led Tara Lipinski to gold at the 1998 Olympics — has been banned from the sport for life over allegations of sexual abuse and misconduct. The US Center for SafeSport, an independent ...
09:52, 08/22/2019

Boris and Donald: two leaders afraid to do the hard work of running a country | Richard Wolffe After years of feigned effort, neither of the so-called populist powers can deliver on any of their promisesThey rose together and now they are falling together.For three long years, the DoBo project – a scheme to spark global mayhem spearheaded by D...
13:26, 09/06/2019

CNN faces backlash after interviewing white nationalist Richard Spencer about Trump's racist tweets David J. Phillip/AP CNN sparked heavy criticism on social media on Tuesday after interviewing a prominent white nationalist, Richard Spencer, about Trump's racist tweets from the weekend. Spencer said the tweets didn't go far enough, suggesting Trum...
11:13, 07/17/2019

Sen. Richard Blumenthal pushes AT&T and Nexstar to strike a deal, restore channels for DirecTV, U-verse Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal is urging AT&T and Nexstar to restore access to 120-plus Nexstar stations that were blacked out July 3.       ...
06:52, 07/09/2019

Richard Carranza accused of waiving rules to give pals high-paying jobs Chancellor Richard Carranza waived job postings and other requirements to hire ex-employees he knew in California and Texas, including the former vice president of a company that has since racked up millions in sales to New York City schools, The Pos...
13:26, 06/09/2019

Super-agent Mino Raiola is a player’s dream and a manager’s nightmare | Richard Williams The middleman has brokered some of football’s biggest transfers but his tactics have made him one of the game’s most controversial figuresOne morning in late 1992, at Ajax’s old training ground, Bryan Roy arrived to clear out his locker and say his g...
20:00, 06/24/2019

Johnson and Trump: two leaders afraid to do the hard work of running a country | Richard Wolffe After years of feigned effort, neither of the so-called populist powers can deliver on any of their promisesThey rose together and now they are falling together.For three long years, the DoBo project – a scheme to spark global mayhem spearheaded by D...
16:52, 09/06/2019

Six sentences of hope: Defining a unifying vision in the face of the climate crisis | Richard Flanagan A sense of futility haunts us all, so I sought to distill in as few words as possible what could be done by us as a people. Writing them, I felt my despair liftIn 1971, the Liberal Billy McMahon – routinely judged the worst Australian prime minister ...
22:39, 08/21/2019

Giro d'Italia: Richard Carapaz extends race lead as Nans Peters wins stage 17 French rider breaks clear for maiden Grand Tour winCarapaz picks up seven seconds on Vincenzo NibaliFrance’s Nans Peters won stage 17 of the Giro d’Italia as overall leader Richard Carapaz gained a few extra seconds on his rivals.Peters powered clear...
18:52, 05/29/2019

Marvel finally confirms The Eternals, starring Richard Madden, Angelina Jolie, and Kumail Nanjiani This evening, during its San Diego Comic-Con panel, Marvel Studios finally confirmed one of its many poorly kept secrets, announcing that Chloé Zhao is going to direct a movie based on Jack Kirby’s The Eternals. The movie is set for November 2020, an...
07:26, 07/21/2019

Drab Champions League final continues trend of dismal domestic duels | Richard Williams Teams who face each other domestically always struggle to produce the kind of showpiece expected from the most eagerly anticipated night of the seasonIf you wanted to decrease the level of global interest in the climactic match of a European club com...
18:26, 06/03/2019

Richard Williams, the Oscar-Winning Animator Behind Who Framed Roger Rabbit? and Pink Panther, Has Died Richard Williams, the legendary animator and three-time Oscar-winner behind Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, two Pink Panther films, and other animated classics, has died. Read more......
00:13, 08/18/2019

‘Nanny and the Professor’ star Juliet Mills explains why an on-screen romance with Richard Long never happened Juliet Mills, who famously played British nanny Phoebe Figalilly in “Nanny and the Professor,” still wonders why her on-screen chemistry with Richard Long (Professor Everett) didn’t play a bigger role in the series....
13:13, 07/22/2019

Investigation: Ohio State leaders knew ex-team doctor Richard Strauss abused students An investigation finds that Ohio State coaches, trainers and school leaders were aware that former team doctor Richard Strauss was abusing students.        ...
18:13, 05/17/2019

Richard Gere boards humanitarian ship carrying 121 migrants amid standoff with European countries Richard Gere on Friday boarded a Spanish humanitarian ship that has been stuck in the Mediterranean Sea for more than a week because no European government will welcome the 121 migrants on board....
23:52, 08/09/2019

Giro d'Italia: Esteban Chaves wins 19th stage as Richard Carapaz stays in pink Colombian takes third solo win of career in mountain stageRichard Carapaz keeps rivals at bay to retain overall leadEsteban Chaves of Colombia claimed the 19th stage of the Giro d’Italia, a 151-km mountain stage from Treviso to San Martino di Castroz...
18:13, 05/31/2019

Trump Boosts Fired Google Engineer Who Proposed Richard Spencer Fundraiser, Suggested Skinheads Rebrand On Monday morning, President Donald Trump finally took the time to issue a (hollow and thoroughly unconvincing) denunciation of white supremacy in the wake of mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas over the weekend that collectively result...
17:26, 08/06/2019

Bill Maher finds ally in NBC News' Richard Engel in 'hoping' US economy slides to oust Trump NBC News correspondent Richard Engel was the lone voice to side with "Real Time" host Bill Maher on Friday night, after the comedian reiterated his "hopes" that a U.S. economic recession would help block President Trump's reelection in 2020. ...
13:26, 08/10/2019

San Francisco 49ers Cornerback Richard Sherman Is Ready to Embrace Trump's Favorite Rookie as Long as He Can Play San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman is ready to overlook new teammate and resident asshole Nick Bosa, a Trump loving, anti-Colin Kaepernick’s protest against the killing of unarmed black men, women and children....
18:52, 05/07/2019

Ohio State's Investigation Of Richard Strauss's Sexual Abuse Finds Plenty Of Victims, But Few People To Blame On Friday, Ohio State University released the findings of an independent law firm’s investigation into the sexual abuse committed by former university physician Richard Strauss. During his time at the school from 1978 until 1998, the investigation fo...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Hearing Postponed for White Man Accused of Hate Crime in Fatal Stabbing of Richard Collins III on University of Maryland Campus The quest for justice for Richard Collins III, the Bowie State University student fatally stabbed two years ago on the campus of the University of Maryland in what prosecutors say was a hate crime, was delayed when a judge postponed a hearing Thursda...
04:26, 05/31/2019

Apple Cancels Deranged-Sounding Richard Gere Show About Millennials Driving Vietnam Vets to Do Mass Shootings There’s simply no accounting for taste: Apple is reportedly ditching its gritty drama Bastards, which was slated to star Richard Gere as a Vietnam vet who unites with his grieving friend to go on a killing spree over.....millennials....
00:52, 09/04/2019

Awkward: Jeb Bush Just Showed Up To Richard Branson’s Private Island In His Swim Trunks And Asked If He Could Hang Out With Him Like Barack Obama Did Well, here’s an early frontrunner for what could be the most cringe-worthy story of the year: Jeb Bush just showed up to Richard Branson’s private island in his swim trunks and asked if he could hang out with him like Barack Obama did....
01:00, 06/22/2019

'American Horror Story: 1984' frightens fans with portrayal of real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez "American Horror Story: 1984" is turning up the fright level by featuring a plot line that includes real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez, also known as "the Night Stalker," in the new season....
18:39, 09/19/2019

Marvel's Eternals Are Angelina Jolie, Salma Hayek, Richard Madden, Don Lee, Bryan Tyree Henry, Kumail Nanjiani, and More! They’re some of Jack Kirby’s weirdest Marvel creations. And now, they’re the vanguard of the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe—and after months of rumors, Marvel took to San Diego Comic-Con’s Hall H to officially confirm the faces of Chloé Zhao...
07:13, 07/21/2019

U.S. Figure Skating rocked: Suit against Richard Callaghan alleges sexual abuse, and accusation emerges of attempt to silence skater Suit against Olympic skating coach Richard Callaghan and an accusation of attempt to silence an alleged sexual abuse victim rock U.S. Figure Skating.       ...
05:26, 08/10/2019

Richard Williams, 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' animator, dies at 86 Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator of "Who Framed Roger Rabbit," has died at 86, according to reports.        ...
01:26, 08/18/2019

NBC correspondent Richard Engel welcomes second son: 'We couldn’t be more in love' NBC News' chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel and his wife Mary Forrest had their second child, Theo, over the weekend.        ...
21:13, 08/19/2019

Hard racing not hard to call: Vettel’s Canadian GP win should have stood | Richard Williams F1 connoisseurs were virtually unanimous in their views over the penalty that not only robbed Sebastian Vettel in Canada but also ruined a classic finish between the world’s best two driversAs a simmering Sebastian Vettel stalked into the room where ...
17:39, 06/10/2019

'Please support us': Richard Gere visits migrants stuck at sea in Mediterranean Actor Richard Gere is visiting rescued migrants on board humanitarian ship Open Arms that has been stuck in the Mediterranean Sea for over a week.        ...
17:39, 08/09/2019

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

Richard Roper mines loneliness for comedy in charming debut 'How Not to Die Alone' A lonely man lies about having a family to save face. Now, his boss wants to meet him. It makes for a charming story in Richard Roper's debut novel.        ...
18:39, 05/29/2019

Richard Dreyfuss says Bill Murray threw an ashtray at him while filming 'What About Bob?' In an interview about his film career, Richard Dreyfuss says 'What About Bob?' co-star Bill Murray behaved abusively and threw an ashtray at him.        ...
06:26, 06/28/2019

Tae Bo creator Billy Blanks believes Richard Simmons will be back 'soon' Tae Bo master Billy Blanks says he thinks fitness star Richard Simmons, who hasn't made a public appearance since 2014, will have a comeback "soon."        ...
06:13, 06/03/2019

Barr's inquiry into the Trump-Russia inquiry is corruption eating itself | Richard Wolffe This investigation by the attorney general should scotch any illusion that Trump would be held in check by Washington’s institutionsWhat happens to a government when the man in control is a delusional conspiracy-theorist desperate to cover up his own...
18:39, 05/15/2019

Richard Rufus: Ex-footballer due in court over '£9million investment con' Ex-Premier League star Richard Rufus is accused of conning investors into a "low risk" foreign currency exchange in a five-year fraud worth almost £9 million, it is said....
13:00, 08/05/2019

Pulitzer Prize-winner Richard Russo makes welcome return with 'Chances Are...' Richard Russo's first standalone novel since 2009 is a prestige take on a mystery novel centered on three old male friends in Martha's vineyard.        ...
00:26, 08/01/2019

Freddie Flintoff 'absolutely fine' after crash on track where Richard Hammond was almost killed Top Gear host Freddie Flintoff has insisted he is "absolutely fine" after an accident on the track where Richard Hammond was involved in a near-fatal crash....
13:00, 09/12/2019

Billionaire Sir Richard Branson faces backlash after blogging about how 'stuff does not bring happiness' Sir Richard Branson was facing a backlash led by Jeremy Corbyn after he wrote a blog describing how he doesn't believe that material objects bring happiness....
14:00, 07/30/2019

Germany 'hypocritical' on NATO: US envoy to Germany Richard Grenell US President Donald Trump's top diplomat in Berlin said German politicians were not committed enough to the alliance's defense spending target. He also said the country should have learned a better lesson from WWII....
08:00, 05/09/2019

Richard Williams: ‘When you’re in a real fight, in a proper fight, it gets dark’ Richard Williams, ‘The Secret’ reflects on his career, what he’s learned and fighting Sergio Martinez twice. He speaks to John Dennen The post Richard Williams: ‘When you’re in a real fight, in a proper fight, it gets dark’ appeared firs...
03:52, 08/09/2019

Searching for rare fireflies It's a rarity to see fireflies in the West. It's even more unheard of in the dry deserts of Utah.        ...
08:26, 07/27/2019

Statement for Rare Disease Day The vision of the Sustainable Development Goals is a world in which no one is left behind, including people who suffer from rare diseases. Just because a disease affects a small number of people does not make it irrelevant or less important than dise...
19:52, 04/28/2019

Venezuela gives a rare look at its economy Venezuela's economy is in shambles and the country has plunged into political chaos. The dysfunction is so great that basic economic data has been hard to come by....
06:13, 05/30/2019

CEOs Under 50 Are a Rare Find in the S&P 500 Chief executives in their 40s are unusual at big U.S. companies, with only around 6% under age 50 among most of the S&P 500, according to a Wall Street Journal analysis....
12:52, 05/22/2019

Here's A Rare Chance to Save $50 On the PS4 Pro Unlike the (more powerful) Xbox One X, the PS4 Pro has been remarkably resistant to discounts since its release. Today though in celebration of E3, you can get it for $350, down from the usual $400. Just note that it doesn’t come with any bundled gam...
19:13, 06/07/2019

Rain Pryor Vane, Daughter of Legendary Comedian Richard Pryor, Announces Run for Baltimore City Council While most of us spend our birthdays guzzling Ciroc and gyrating on our exes, actress Rain Pryor Vane decided to celebrate her 50th birthday by announcing her decision to run for Baltimore City Council....
23:26, 07/22/2019

Why Cities Look the Way They Do by Richard J Williams review – are global cities best? Beyond Venice’s splendours and the skyscrapers of Manhattan ... cities in the future should aim to be more distinctive and less spectacularRichard J Williams begins his study in what was once one of the greatest trading cities on earth: Venice. He fe...
14:13, 06/08/2019

Get a Rare Look at the Stranger Things Season 3 Set Hawkins, Indiana exists...in Atlanta, Georgia. Season three of Stranger Things is out, and the sprawling season has more sets than before, and they're all in Georgia. Noah Schnapp,......
15:39, 07/05/2019

1 Kg Of This Rare Assam Tea Was Sold For Rs 70,500 At Auction A rare variety of tea in Assam was auctioned for Rs 70, 501 a kg at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC) on Wednesday. Ortodox Golden Tips, from the Maijan tea estate, smashed the record set by......
09:13, 08/01/2019

Fun find: rare game could fetch $10,000 (KRNV) Scott Amos was just doing his mom a favor, and it turned out to be some unbelievably good karma. Amos was cleaning out a few childhood boxes from 30 years ago in his parents’ Reno, Nevada attic, and came across his old Nintendo Entertain...
09:39, 08/02/2019

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

Kawhi in rare air after 39 points, 14 boards in win Kawhi Leonard is averaging 32.3 points, 7.7 rebounds and 3.4 assists with an effective field goal percentage of 66.2 percent this postseason, numbers better than LeBron James, Shaquille O'Neal and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar....
08:26, 05/06/2019

Rare Madagascar dugong is In big trouble Madagascar’s rare dugong is facing extinction. A study found some of the dugongs are so genetically unique that losing them would be like losing a species of elephant.        ...
18:52, 09/16/2019

Rare photos reveal the chronology of D-Day Operation Overlord was launched 75 years ago on June 6, 1944. Commonly known as D-Day -- a military term for the first day of a combat operation -- it was the largest seaborne invasion in history and it kick-started the Battle of Normandy, which succ...
12:52, 06/06/2019

Mom seeks help for son with cancer so rare it has no name or cure A British woman says her young son is battling an aggressive cancer so rare even doctors have never seen it before — and she’s asking for help finding a cure. Helen Wright, 47, told The Mirror UK that experts at the Great Ormond Street Ho...
07:26, 06/18/2019

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese WTA final Misaki Doi upset second-seeded Veronika Kudermetova 6-4, 6-3 Saturday to set up a rare all-Japanese final at the Japan Women's Open        ...
15:00, 09/14/2019

Yankees’ red flags appear in rare loss An eight-game winning streak — with the last six coming against two of the best teams in the American League — had the Yankees riding high. On Sunday, they got a bit of a wake-up call from Justin Verlander and the Astros, who pounded the Yankees, 9-4...
23:39, 06/23/2019

Queer Muslims Are Still Rare on TV. One Writer Wants to Change That. A recent episode of the CBS drama “The Red Line” featured a gay romance involving a Muslim character. Fawzia Mirza, the episode’s writer, discusses how it came to be....
19:52, 05/29/2019

This CEO Wants to Extract Rare Earths From Trade Fight The rare-earths company that Amanda Lacaze runs is small, but her mission is immense: weaning the West off its dependence on China for the obscure metals needed in high-tech gear including cellphones, electric cars and jet fighters....
20:00, 08/14/2019

Rare two-headed rattlesnake found in New Jersey This two-headed oddity is certain to rattle some nerves. A rare, double-headed timber rattlesnake has been found in New Jersey -— thought to be the first of its kind ever discovered in the Garden State. The 10-inch-long newborn — named Double Dave — ...
17:26, 09/05/2019

Germany: Rare red panda cub born in Halle Zoo officials in the eastern German city of Halle (Saale) announced Sunday that a red panda cub was born in a protected litter box earlier this month. The unnamed cub is being looked after by his mother Cherry....
17:00, 06/30/2019

Are Rare Earths the Next Pawn in the US-China Trade War? China is the world's largest producer, and processor, of 17 elements that are key ingredients in smartphones, airplanes, medical devices, and military gear....
14:26, 06/17/2019

A rare night when DJ LeMahieu faltered in big spots ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Sometimes, Clark Kent just can’t find a phone booth in time. The Yankees remain in second place primarily because DJ LeMahieu couldn’t make three consecutive plays that he had conditioned us to believe were makeable. If their 7...
08:39, 05/12/2019

Rare baby gorilla born at Taronga zoo Taronga Conservation Society Australia has announced the birth of a Western Lowland gorilla. The female, yet to be named, was born on Thursday 6 June to Frala, an experienced mother, and was sired by Kibali• ‘Gorilla selfie’: DRC park ranger explains...
05:52, 06/21/2019

Rare Nike 'Moon Shoe' goes up for auction Sotheby's sold 99 pairs of rare sneakers in a private sale before a planned auction Monday, leaving "one of the most significant" pairs of shoes as the sole item up for bid in the auction house's Stadium Goods sale....
00:26, 07/23/2019

Switzerland celebrates rare wine festival Dubbed a once-in-a-generation spectacle, Swiss and tourists alike are flocking to a Lake Geneva town to celebrate the region's winemakers. Organizers said the festival "highlights the work on the vineyard."...
04:00, 07/20/2019

Dad sentenced to die, but executions rare in South Carolina COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A jury in South Carolina sent a father to death row for killing his five children but when — or even if — Timothy Jones Jr. will be executed is unsure. South Carolina has no drugs to carry out lethal Injections and companies ref...
18:52, 06/14/2019

KISS frontman gives rare Pentagon briefing As the frontman of KISS, Gene Simmons occupies rarefied air — a rock star who entertains arenas filled with adoring fans. On Thursday, Simmons joined another exclusive club, conducting only the second on-camera press briefing at the Department of De...
03:52, 05/19/2019

Nationals hold off Mets for rare series win Gerardo Parra went 3-for-3, including a homer, drove in three runs and scored three as the host Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 7-6 Thursday, winning a series for the first time in a month....
23:26, 05/16/2019

A rare collection of Japanese whisky could be auctioned off for more than $700,000 Bonhams The world's most expensive and rare collection of Japanese whisky is going up for auction. The collection consists of 54 bottles of Scotch-style malt whisky from the acclaimed distillery of Hany, which has been closed for almost 20 years. T...
01:13, 07/24/2019

Rare albino panda discovered in China The bear seen on camera in Sichuan province is believed to be only one or two years old. Massive conservation efforts have seen the wild panda population begin to bounce back across southern China....
19:39, 05/27/2019

Rare Bacterial Infection Leaves at Least 12 Dead in U.K. Most of those affected by the outbreak of invasive Group A streptococcal disease in Essex had been receiving care for chronic wounds, the authorities said....
18:52, 06/26/2019

Track Rare Cicadas With The Cicada Safari App I am waiting for some bugs. My home in Pennsylvania is in the territory of the Brood VIII 17-year cicadas, which haven’t been seen above ground since 2002. This year, they’re due....
22:39, 05/27/2019

Reds rally for 2 in 9th, win 3-2 for rare sweep of Astros CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel singled home the tying run with two outs in the ninth inning, and Jesse Winker followed with an RBI single Wednesday afternoon as the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 victory and a rare sweep of the Houston Astros. The ...
00:00, 06/20/2019

"Help Us Or Let Me Die": Father Of Girl With Rare Disease Appeals To PM For more than a year, Sumer Singh, a labourer from Agra has been tending to his sick teenage daughter. The 16-year-old girl suffers from aplastic anaemia, a rare condition in which the body stops......
00:39, 06/23/2019

Man diagnosed with rare syphilis infection in brain A man was diagnosed with a syphilis infection in the brain, known as neurosyphilis, after he struggled to walk and talk normally for months, according to a recent case report. The 50-year-old man’s case was detailed in the British Medical Journal Cas...
23:13, 09/03/2019

This rare two-toned Maine lobster is ‘1 in 50 million’ Black is the new orange in lobster land. A fisherman etched his name into lobster lore forever after catching a curiously Calico-colored crustacean off the coast of Maine on Friday, reports CNN. Bifurcated into black and orange halves like Two-Face f...
21:00, 09/10/2019

Three Very Rare Games Made By Extraordinary Women The Strong National Museum Of Play’s latest exhibit celebrates the history of women in gaming, so when we visited the museum earlier this year, we knew we had to dive into its archives. We found a few of the rarest, most interesting games designed by...
22:13, 05/29/2019

Clinton offers rare glimpse into her home The Clintons may have left a certain Washington address almost 20 years ago, but -- unlike most of their presidential predecessors -- the family has kept a home in the US capital since leaving the White House....
13:26, 06/04/2019

Secret Service gives rare look inside it's ink lab The U.S. Secret Service’s International Ink library contains more than 15,000 samples dating back to the 1930s. (July 8)        ...
12:13, 07/08/2019

Economist Jailed For Hiding Rare Coins Says They're His Now And so does Martin Armstrong, a self-taught economist with a cult following who spent years behind bars for what the U.S. said was a $700 million Ponzi scheme and for allegedly hiding assets,......
06:00, 06/14/2019

Rare Earths, the U.S.-China Trade War and Your Phone U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to cut off the supply of chips and processors to Huawei Technologies Co. is hitting China’s biggest tech company where it hurts – its dependence on other nations for the semiconductors and software in smartphones ...
00:52, 05/21/2019

Northern China damaged by rare tornado A rare tornado swept through a northern Chinese province on July 3. The storm caused damage to homes, cars and downed power lines.        ...
16:00, 07/05/2019

The Apple Watch 4 gets a rare $50 price cut at Amazon If you've been waiting for the price to drop to snag yourself an Apple Watch 4, then now is the perfect time. Amazon has the Apple Watch Series 4 on sale for $349. That's a $50 discount and the lowest price we've found for the best-sel...
21:52, 05/03/2019

Here's a Rare Chance to Save Big on a 65" Samsung QLED TV If you want a big TV that looks great, but don’t want to shell out for an OLED set, Samsung’s QLED TVs strike a nice middle ground. They offer some of the best color reproduction of any LCD set thanks to quantum dot tech, and hold their own on the bl...
18:26, 05/21/2019

Vermont’s Killington is capping another rare ski season KILLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont’s Killington ski resort is ending its season in June for the third time in almost 20 years. The company says Sunday will be the last day of skiing for the 2018-2019 winter ski season. The last time the resort oper...
15:39, 06/02/2019

Rare photos of 19th-century China Before the arrival of photography, the Western imagination of China was based on paintings, written travelogues and dispatches from a seemingly far-off land....
09:26, 06/18/2019

Eastern Equine Encephalitis Is Scary But Rare A Massachusetts woman recently died of eastern equine encephalitis, and health authorities in the area are on the alert. But EEE is an extremely rare disease, and the main thing you need to know is that it’s always a good idea to protect yourself fro...
21:26, 08/27/2019

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese final in Hiroshima "Japan\u0027s Misaki Doi upset Russian second seed Veronika Kudermetova 6-4 6-3 on Saturday to set up a final with compatriot and doubles partner Nao Hibino at the Hana-cupid Japan Women\u0027s Open in Hiroshima."...
14:13, 09/14/2019

Rare stoppage loss for Jamie Quinn Kane Gardner stops Jamie Quinn inside the distance. Andy Whittle reports from ringside The post Rare stoppage loss for Jamie Quinn appeared first on Boxing News....
14:39, 08/06/2019

Can China stop rare earths exports to the US? As China looks for ways to retaliate against the US amid an escalating trade row between the two giants, speculation is rife that Beijing could slash the export of rare earth metals as a counterstrike to US tariffs....
19:00, 06/05/2019

D-Day comes to life in rare color film, 75 years later It was supposed to be a personal memento — but became a rare piece of D-Day history. George Stevens climbed aboard the HMS Belfast 75 years ago to capture black-and-white recordings of the Allied troops in World War II as they traveled through Norman...
22:00, 06/05/2019

The Apple Watch 4 gets a rare $70 price cut at Amazon If you've been waiting to snag a deal on the Apple Watch 4, then you're in luck. Amazon has a rare price cut on the Apple Watch Series 4 with cellular and GPS technology. For a limited time, you can get the Series 4 smartwatch on sale for $...
03:00, 08/31/2019

Rare Variety Of Tea From Assam Sold For Rs 75,000 Per Kg At Auction A rare variety of tea from Upper Assam's Dikom Tea Estate set a new record today after it was auctioned for Rs 75,000 per kg at the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC), an official said....
20:00, 08/13/2019

Mets bullpen has rare stellar night for third-straight win MINNEAPOLIS — Who were these guys and where are they hiding the Mets’ relievers? A bullpen that has been adept like maybe no other in the major leagues at igniting blazes was asked to rescue the Mets following a shortened Steven Matz start Tuesday ni...
05:39, 07/17/2019

Exhibit will show rare copy of Declaration of Independence NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Yale University library will display a rare copy of the Declaration of Independence and hold a public reading to mark the 243rd anniversary of the nation’s founding. The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library says the...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Female lineworkers rare in male-dominated field Out of the 2,500 electrical lineworkers Duke Energy employs, just five are women and nationwide, they're not alone. But some females are proving they have what it takes to scale power poles like a pro. (Aug. 29)       &...
11:39, 08/29/2019

Rare whale near Alaska recorded singing for first time Marine biologists have for the first time recorded the “song” of the rare eastern North Pacific right whale, of which fewer than 30 remain on the planet....
00:13, 06/21/2019

University of New Mexico gets rare George Orwell collection ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A longtime advocate and employee of the University of New Mexico University Libraries is donating his collection of rare George Orwell books. The university announced last week that professor and curator emeritus Russ Davidso...
13:26, 06/23/2019

US ambassador to China to make rare visit to Tibet US Ambassador to China Terry Branstad's trip to Tibet will be the first to the region by an American envoy in four years. He is expected to raise concerns about human rights violations there....
13:13, 05/20/2019

SEC enjoying experiencing rare moment of coaching stability Southeastern Conference experiencing rare moment of football stability: There are no new head coaches in the league for the first time since 2006       ...
11:13, 07/18/2019

Over 500 Rare Vultures Die After Eating Poisoned Elephants In Botswana More than 500 endangered vultures died of poisoning after eating the carcasses of three elephants killed by poachers in Botswana, the government said in a statement....
00:26, 06/21/2019

California teen attacked by sea lion in ‘very rare’ incident A 13-year-old California girl was injured when a sea lion attacked her in what officials say was a “very rare” incident. Megan Pagnini said she was near the shore at Pismo Beach on Friday night when the sea lion came charging at her, news...
22:13, 06/20/2019

Yankees’ Severino, Betances keep getting rare good news Dellin Betances and Luis Severino each threw again Wednesday before the Yankees-Rays postponement due to rain, and are scheduled on Thursday to throw on back-to-back days for the first time of their latest comeback attempts from lat strains. Boone sa...
10:26, 07/18/2019

US ambassador in China makes rare visit to Tibet BEIJING (AP) — U.S. ambassador to China Terry Branstad is making a rare visit to Tibet to meet local officials and raise concerns about restrictions on Buddhism and the preservation of the Himalayan region’s unique culture and language. The Emb...
07:00, 05/20/2019

Berlin zoo celebrates rare birth of panda twins Meng Meng delivered two cubs, which must eventually be returned to ChinaBerlin zoo has said its resident panda Meng Meng has delivered twins, the first time one of the endangered animals has given birth in the country.“Meng Meng became a mom – twice!...
12:13, 09/02/2019

Woman Gives Birth To Sextuplets In "Extremely Rare" Event A Polish woman has given birth to sextuplets with each newborn weighing about one kilogram (2.2 pounds), the University Hospital in the city of Krakow announced on Monday....
07:00, 05/21/2019

‘I have had sex ... and Jesus still loves me’: How ‘The Bachelorette’ had a rare moment of sex-positivity The show has teased Hannah Brown's quote for weeks — and it arrived as she eliminated Luke, the villain, for trying to shame her for other relationships....
16:39, 07/16/2019

Rare ‘blue flower moon’ will appear in Saturday night’s sky https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/weather/2015/07/31/what-is-a-blue-moon-jennifer-gray-weather-orig.cnn_145123_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – May’s full moon is typically known as the flower moon because of all the blooms this month. Th...
02:39, 05/19/2019

India's 'Tiger state' reports at least 11 rare cub sightings Forest officials record first births for many years in parts of Madhya PradeshForest officials in India’s central Madhya Pradesh state have reported several tiger cub sightings, the first for years in some parts of the region.At least 11 cubs had bee...
17:26, 05/18/2019

Joe Tsai in rare Nets interview: Why I chose them over the Rockets Joe Tsai admitted when he was first contacted about buying the Nets two years ago he didn’t take it seriously at first, but he eventually picked them over the Rockets or the NFL or European soccer. Why? Partly because the NBA has a better model and m...
02:26, 05/08/2019

Rare Harvest Moon Occurs on Friday 13th This year, the Harvest Moon rises today, Friday the 13th September. But why was this particular moon so special to ancient cultures? ...
20:13, 09/13/2019

In photos: Rare copy of Declaration of Independence on display A rare historic copy of the Declaration of Independence written by Thomas Jefferson's hand is on display at the New York Public Library on July 2, 2019 in New York City....
03:39, 07/03/2019

Like something from a sci-fi movie: Rare, two-headed rattlesnake found in New Jersey The snake reportedly has two brains and each head acts independently of the other, according to Bob Zappalorti, CEO of Herpetological Associates.        ...
00:13, 09/06/2019

Chile, Argentina witness rare solar eclipse A southern part of Latin America was plunged into darkness as thousands of people gathered to see a solar eclipse, when the moon passes in front of the sun and temporarily darkens the Earth....
12:00, 07/03/2019

LEADING OFF: Scherzer on rare skid, Sabathia vs Felix in NY LEADING OFF: Scherzer on rare skid, Sabathia vs Felix in NY, Red Sox sluggers get rolling, Padres try building on Renfroe's slam        ...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Rare footage shows seldom-seen beaver behavior It looks like these two tussling animals need to BEAV-have! Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
18:52, 09/16/2019

Rhode Island boy, 4, weighs nearly twice as much as average kid his age due to rare condition A Rhode Island mom recently opened up about her son’s rare and life-threatening condition that causes him to gain weight at an abnormal pace — and the cruelty he has faced as a result. ...
07:14, 09/18/2019

Explainer: Japan emperor abdication rare, but could set precedent Emperor Akihito, 85, will step down on Tuesday, almost three years after he first publicly hinted he wanted to retire and hand over to his heir, Crown Prince Naruhito. It is the first abdication by a Japanese monarch in two centuries....
23:52, 04/29/2019

Rare Protests Against Egypt’s Leader Erupt in Cairo and Elsewhere Hundreds of young people, responding to online calls for demonstrations against President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, chanted “Down with Sisi” and “Leave now.”...
03:39, 09/21/2019

Some rare fathers pass on an extra kind of DNA to their children Most of us get the structures in our cells that make energy only from our mothers, but three families have been found that break this rule of inheritance...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Two rare Barbary lion cubs born in Czech zoo DVUR KRALOVE, Czech Republic — Two Barbary lion cubs have been born in a Czech zoo, a welcome addition to a small surviving population of a rare lion subspecies that has been extinct in the wild. The pair, one male and one female, were born on May 10...
02:39, 07/09/2019

Rare surviving Declaration of Independence draft on display in NYC Here’s one way to celebrate Independence Day that has nothing to do with fireworks or cookouts. Only two complete “fair copies” of the Declaration of Independence still exist — and one is currently on display in the first floor of t...
19:13, 07/01/2019

Singapore reports first case of rare monkeypox virus Singapore has reported its first case of the rare monkeypox virus brought in by a Nigerian man who authorities said may have been infected by bushmeat he ate at a wedding....
11:00, 05/10/2019

App attempts a rare trick in China: online privacy In a country where privacy protections are considered weak and anything-goes data collection has become the norm, Chinese tech entrepreneur Yang Geng stands out....
10:52, 09/06/2019

Rare slave-making ant found at Kennedy Lakes N.B. Researchers were looking for a more common ant species at the annual event when they happened upon a nest that appeared to be housing two different species....
13:39, 07/15/2019

Trump to provide rare look of finances in disclosure report NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump’s latest financial disclosure report is expected to provide a rare glimpse into whether his presidency has helped or hurt his hotels, golf resorts and other parts of his business empire. The report expecte...
07:00, 05/16/2019

Execution date set for Missouri inmate with rare condition ST. LOUIS (AP) — An October execution date has been set for a Missouri inmate with a rare medical condition who has argued that the execution process could cause constitutionally cruel pain and suffering. The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday set an ...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Gymnast, 12, needs hip replacement after catching rare form of TB from cough A 12-year-old gymnast and dancer needs a hip transplant and will be unable to compete again after contracting a rare and potentially life-threatening disease when another person coughed....
14:13, 06/26/2019

First-ever sneaker auction to feature dozens of rare shoes NEW YORK (AP) – True sneaker heads will get the opportunity to expand their collection as Sotheby’s in New York holds its first sneaker auction. These aren’t just any old sneakers but 100 of the rarest, most-coveted sneakers around,...
03:52, 07/14/2019

NASA’s Curiosity Rover stars in rare pic taken by spacecraft It’s just a blue speck on the red planet, but that didn’t stop the Curiosity Rover from having its moment in the sun. The little Mars rover was captured in an image taken from on board the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter and released by NASA....
19:00, 07/13/2019

| WATCH: Sotheby's holds first-ever rare sneaker auction Auction house Sotheby's held a first-of-its-kind auction with 100 pairs of the rarest shoes ever produced up for grabs, including a replica of the futuristic self-lacing shoes from the 1989 sequel to Back To The Future and sneakers owned by fashion d...
13:52, 07/13/2019

Ferrari SP2 Monza: First ride in ultra-rare speedster This 812-based attention-seeker is all about getting the crowd on its feet, but climb aboard and you'll see magic behind the scenes as well The Ferrari Monza SP2 will not be built in large numbers, nor is an opportunity to ride in it likely to pres...
02:52, 07/07/2019

Mom shocked to be left deaf from pregnancy due to rare condition A UK mom-of-two says she couldn’t hear her baby girl cry when she was born, due to a rare condition that caused her to lose her hearing during her pregnancy. Kate Llewellyn-Waters, 42, said she suffers from a genetic defect known as otosclerosi...
03:00, 06/28/2019

Johnson raring to go after rare break ahead of PGA Championship Long-hitting American Dustin Johnson is mentally fresh after a break from action and eager to get going at this week's PGA Championship where a big and wet course will put a premium on driving distance....
22:00, 05/14/2019

Rare ‘corpse flower’ returns to stink up NYC this weekend As ephemeral as life itself, the “corpse flower” is back in full — albeit brief — bloom. The giant, foul-smelling plant only reaches peak flowering for a fleeting 24-to-36 hour period. Friday marks the beginning of the ideal time to exper...
16:39, 06/28/2019

A Rare Visit to Kapital, Japan’s Denim Paradise Tucked away in the Japanese countryside, a tiny family-run business called Kapital is crafting globally coveted clothes that explode the idea of what it means to wear denim....
00:39, 09/06/2019

Trump Makes Rare Foray Into Accidental Intelligence On Monday night and Tuesday morning, a vicious series of at least 17 tornadoes ripped through central Ohio and Indiana, killing at least one person and injuring about 90 in one of the Midwest’s most severe weather events of the season....
17:39, 05/30/2019

The Latest: UAE officials visit Iran for rare talks Officials from the United Arab Emirates and Iran have met to discuss maritime security for the first time in six years amid a spike in tensions in the Persian Gulf...
13:39, 07/31/2019

Rare recording of Frida Kahlo’s voice may have been found A long-lost audio recording could finally put a voice to an iconic body of work. Frida Kahlo’s celebrated art and iconic unibrowed face are globally recognizable, but her voice was thought to have died with her — until now. The National Sound L...
17:39, 06/13/2019

Australia, Malaysia to meet over rare earths on June 20 Australian and Malaysian government officials are due to meet later this month, a state mining spokeswoman confirmed and the plan for Lynas Corp's controversial rare earths waste storage in the country is likely to be at the top of the agenda....
11:26, 06/04/2019

Rare Rhinos Among More Than 200 Animals Killed In Assam Floods Forty percent of Kaziranga National Park in Assam has been left under water following 10 days of torrential rains that have also killed more than 71 people in the northeastern state....
17:52, 07/24/2019

Japanese urged not to see rare fish as omen of earthquakes Theory linking seismic activity and appearance of rare oarfish fails to hold waterPeople in Japan hoping to predict the next big earthquake should ignore mysterious deep-sea fish after experts said rare sightings of the creatures on the country’s bea...
18:26, 08/15/2019

Rare Photo Captures Sea Lion In Whale's Mouth. What Happens Next In a stunning photo, a wildlife photographer has captured a sea lion falling into the mouth of a humpback whale in what he calls a "once-in-a-lifetime" moment....
07:13, 07/31/2019

“You Need To Calm Down” is a rare message song from Taylor Swift Taylor Swift is primarily known for love songs, often written about ex-boyfriends that the masses love to gossip about. There’s also her subset of feud-inspired tracks, like “Bad Blood,” which was about her now-cookie-healed rift with Katy Perry. So,...
20:13, 06/14/2019

Australian rare-earth ore processor wants to build a plant in the US Enlarge / Construction takes place at the site of Lynas Corp.'s Advanced Materials Plant in the Gebeng Industrial Zone near Kuantan, Malaysia, on Thursday, April 19, 2012. (credit: Goh Seng Chong/Bloomberg via Getty Images) This week, two rare-ear...
17:00, 05/26/2019

Why Rare Earths Are a Low-Grade Weapon in Trade Fight Chinese official media is issuing veiled threats that the nation could restrict exports of rare-earth metals, which China dominates and are used in many high-tech and military applications. That could mean higher costs for a while but isn’t quite the...
16:13, 06/06/2019

Two Canadian volunteers missing in rare kidnapping in Ghana The women were abducted in Kumasi, and security sources have suggested it was a kidnapping for ransomTwo Canadian women who were volunteering with an international development organisation have been abducted in Ghana, a rare attack in a country seen ...
19:26, 06/06/2019

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

Rare albino fawn rescued by trucker in California LOOMIS, Calif. — A rare, all-white fawn has been found and rescued in Northern California by a truck driver who delivered the animal to a rescue center. The Sacramento Bee reported Sunday that the small albino deer with a pink nose and large pinkish ...
00:00, 06/04/2019

Proxy advisers lob rare rebuke against Nissan CEO Saikawa Two leading proxy advisory firms have urged Nissan shareholders to vote against reappointing its chief executive as a director, heaping more pressure on Hiroto Saikawa as he struggles to find accord with alliance partner Renault....
10:00, 06/12/2019

China hints at cutting off US from rare earth minerals The Chinese government threatened Wednesday to limit exports of rare earths — chemical components used in various types of high-tech equipment — as part of its trade war with the Trump administration....
18:26, 05/29/2019

US-China trade: what are rare-earth metals, and what's the dispute? The metals are used to produce a raft of goods, including mobile phones and camerasWhat are rare-earth metals?Rare earths refer to a group of 17 elements that are prized for their unique magnetic and electrochemical properties.They include elements l...
15:13, 05/29/2019

Nigeria upset South Korea for rare World Cup win "Nigeria took their chances against the run of play on Wednesday to beat South Korea 2-0 for rare success at the women’s World Cup to set themselves up to advance to the next stage of the tournament in France."...
19:26, 06/12/2019

Man finds rare $200,000 drawing in Queens thrift shop A man found an original drawing by artist Egon Schiele in Queens thrift store and it’s now being priced for an estimated $200,000. The anonymous buyer discovered the rare sketching by the Austrian artist — one hundred years after the man died —...
11:39, 07/26/2019

China ready to hit back at U.S. with rare earths: newspapers China is ready to use rare earths to strike back in a trade war with the United States, Chinese newspapers warned on Wednesday in strongly worded commentaries on a move that would escalate tensions between the world's two largest economies....
11:26, 05/29/2019

Rare baseball card sells for $1.2 million at auction The Honus Wagner T206, prized by baseball collectors as the hobby’s “holy grail” fetched $1.2 million at auction. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.        ...
22:00, 05/29/2019

The Cool Moments In PlayStation VR’s Blood & Truth Are Far Too Rare For a few seconds, Blood & Truth, the most-hyped game to hit the PlayStation 4’s virtual reality headset since its October 2016 launch, is as thrilling a VR experience as one could hope for....
02:00, 06/01/2019

Woman suffers from rare ‘sex headaches’: ‘I thought I was dying’ Mind-blowing sex may sound like your ideal night, but for some, the phrase has more painful connotations. These blinding headaches, caused by orgasms or sexual excitement, are absolutely excruciatingly – and have many fearing the worst. Sammi R...
19:13, 06/11/2019

Why Rare Earths Could Give China a Trade War Cudgel U.S. President Donald Trump’s threat to cut off the supply of chips and processors to Huawei Technologies Co. is hitting China’s biggest tech company where it hurts – its dependence on other nations for the semiconductors and software used in smartph...
20:26, 05/30/2019

Man Finds Rare NES Game In Attic, Sells It For $9000 Reno man Scott Amos was going through some possessions from the attic of his childhood home the other day when he came across something: an unopened copy of Kid Icarus for the Nintendo Entertainment System, complete with receipt from 1988....
10:13, 08/05/2019

Trump views rare copy of U.S. Declaration of Independence with UK PM May U.S. President Donald Trump was shown a handwritten parchment copy of the U.S. Declaration of Independence - one of only two known to exist - during a visit to British Prime Minister Theresa May's office on Tuesday....
14:26, 06/04/2019

Massachusetts woman dies from rare EEE virus, 3 others infected At least four people in Massachusetts have contracted the rare Eastern equine encephalitis virus, including one woman who died, officials and family members said Sunday. Laurie Sylvia, a 59-year-old realtor, contracted the disease, which is spread by...
10:26, 08/26/2019

Rare dodo skeleton up for auction, could sell for $750G An incredibly rare skeleton of the extinct dodo bird is slated to go up for auction tomorrow and it could bring in big bucks, perhaps surpassing $750,000....
20:13, 05/23/2019

Masahiro Tanaka getting rare chance to face countryman SEATTLE — Masahiro Tanaka isn’t asked often whether he is looking forward to watching the opposing pitcher work, but Tuesday night at T-Mobile Park it will be different. That’s because the Mariners are starting Japanese lefty Yusei Kikuchi and the Ya...
09:39, 08/27/2019

Woman's 'liquid nose job' left her with rare eye issue A woman's simple cosmetic procedure turned serious when an injection of facial filler into her nose led to blockages in her eye's blood vessels — a rare complication, according to a new report of the case....
00:13, 05/25/2019

Rare eastern black rhinoceros born at Chicago zoo CHICAGO — Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo says an eastern black rhinoceros named Kapuki has given birth to a calf. The zoo says Kapuki was pregnant for 15 months before the calf was born Sunday night. Zoo staff members monitored her labor and are watching...
21:26, 05/22/2019

2 rare mammals, Chacoan peccaries, born in Prague zoo Prague's zoo says two Chacoan peccaries have been born there for the first time, a vital step in efforts to save an endangered species that was once considered extinct....
16:00, 05/22/2019

Rare albino porcupine spotted at Maine museum A mysterious hairy, white creature found on the lawn of the Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport, Maine this week was later determined to be a rare albino porcupine. ...
19:13, 07/20/2019

A myth? A leaf? Aquarium displays rare sea dragons A Calif. aquarium built what is believed to be one of the world’s largest habitats for sea dragons outside Australia, where the native populations are threatened by pollution, warming oceans and the illegal pet and alternative medicine trades. ...
10:00, 05/22/2019

| One-stop clinics, a rare lifesaver for Zimbabwe's sick Blessing Chingwaru could barely walk without support when he arrived at the specialist Rutsanana clinic in Harare complaining of chest pains and fatigue....
12:39, 07/22/2019

Behind the Scenes of The Goldfinch, a Rare and Delicate Hollywood Specimen On a March day on New York city’s Upper East Side, producers huddle on the narrow first floor of an art gallery, studying their monitors and surrounded by pictures of flora and fauna. Eagles and herons adorn the walls, but the bird that serves ...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Yankees fall victim to rare, sad triple play After DJ LeMahieu and Aaron Judge started the first inning by drawing walks from Twins lefty Martin Perez, the heavy-legged Edwin Encarnacion strolled to the plate. Out of all the Yankee hitters, Encarnacion was the strongest candidate to hit into a ...
06:52, 07/23/2019

Couple in kayak have close encounter with rare rattlesnake A couple on a fishing trip in a Michigan lake earlier this month caught something unexpected — a rare venomous rattlesnake. Jonathan Hotham “freaked out” when he and his wife, Jessica, spotted the Eastern massasauga rattlesnake during their 14-...
07:26, 05/30/2019

Why Europe needs to monitor China's rare earths threat European manufacturers will need to keep an eye on China's "near-monopoly" on the extraction and supply of rare earth minerals as they move toward electric power, experts have told CNBC....
10:00, 06/06/2019

Yankees allow many homers, one rare play in Sabathia fiasco MINNEAPOLIS — When Target Field opened almost a decade ago, Twins players griped it was difficult to hit a ball out of the jewel of a ballpark. Monday night the ball refused to stay in play when the Yankees and Twins, teams built on the home run, slu...
06:52, 07/23/2019

Istanbul mayoral candidates to face off in rare debate ISTANBUL (AP) — The two leading contenders for Istanbul mayor are set to face off in a debate a week before a repeated city election. The debate between Binali Yildirim, the candidate from Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party, or AKP, ...
20:52, 06/16/2019

Rare giant panda twins born at Belgian zoo Giant panda twins born at a zoo in Belgium on Thursday face a precarious first few days but the "extremely rare" birth still bodes well for the vulnerable species, the Pairi Daiza zoo announced on Friday....
14:13, 08/09/2019

US ambassador raises concerns during rare Tibet visit The U.S. ambassador to China urged Beijing to engage in substantive dialogue with exiled Tibetan Buddhist leader the Dalai Lama during a visit to the Himalayan region over the past week....
13:52, 05/25/2019

Top Gear's Freddie Flintoff 'absolutely fine' after crash on track where Richard Hammond was almost killed Top Gear host Freddie Flintoff has insisted he is "absolutely fine" after an accident on the track where Richard Hammond was involved in a near-fatal crash....
04:39, 09/12/2019

Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato: ultra-rare special previewed More detailed preview images show the production DBS Zagato, based on DBS Superleggera and only set to be sold as part of a £6 million pair Aston Martin has released more realistic renderings  of the new DBS GT Zagato, a limited-run reworking of the...
21:26, 07/09/2019

A rare Pokemon card that sold for $60,000 was lost in the mail last August Two Pokemon Trading Card Game enthusiasts found each other on eBay last year. One was selling the very rare Trainer No. 3, which the other agreed to buy for $60,000. So far, so good. However, the package was then sent via mail, and the card disappear...
17:52, 07/10/2019

Wyoming may hold the key to the rare earth minerals trade war with China America depends on China for 80% of its rare earth imports. But mining experts say Wyoming may play a key role in making the U.S. mineral-independent: Its Bear Lodge mountain range is home to an estimated 18 million tons of rare earth....
18:52, 07/10/2019

Canadian drug price regulator may be flexible on rare diseases Canada's patented drug price regulator, set to gain new powers next year, may be "more forgiving" in setting price caps for drugs that treat rare diseases, the agency's executive director told Reuters, as some advocates warned the country's pricing r...
18:13, 08/13/2019

Pink grasshopper, unusual and ‘extremely rare,’ spotted in UK garden A British woman recently came across a colorful and not-commonly-seen insect while gardening: A pink grasshopper. Kate Culley, 41, told SWNS she was helping in her grandmother’s garden in Gloucestershire — a county in South West England — when ...
00:26, 08/14/2019

Rare tornado hits Luxembourg, injuring 19, damages 100 homes A tornado has hit Luxembourg injuring 19 people, two of them severely, and leaving a path of destruction that made up to 100 homes inhabitable, while a lightning strike in southern Germany has injured 15 soccer players as storms hit across northern E...
20:39, 08/10/2019

Rare John Steinbeck story, set in Paris, published this week The author wrote a series of columns for the French newspaper Le Figaro and one of those pieces appears in the The Strand Magazine        ...
00:26, 08/01/2019

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

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

The State Department puts China first on rare earth metals HARGEISA, Somaliland — To most Americans, anarchy, intervention, and the Black Hawk Down fiasco define Somalia. By any reasonable metric, the country has not improved much since. Somalia has had the dubious honor to be crowned the world’s most corrup...
05:52, 08/08/2019

Russia, in rare U-turn, frees jailed actor after outcry A Russian court on Friday ordered the release of an aspiring actor whose prison sentence for injuring a police officer on the sidelines of an opposition protest sparked a public outcry over alleged police brutality and judicial injustice....
20:40, 09/20/2019

U.S. FDA approves Daiichi Sankyo's treatment for rare joint tumor The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd's treatment for adult patients with a type of rare, non-cancerous tumor affecting joints and limbs....
01:13, 08/03/2019

VSCC forced into rare event cancellation due to lack of entries The Vintage Sports-Car Club has been forced to cancel a race meeting due to a lack of entries for what is believed to be the first time in its 85-year history...
01:14, 09/18/2019

Gene-silencing drug for rare hereditary disorder approved for NHS use A therapy that uses RNA interference to treat the rare condition hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis has been approved for NHS use in England...
14:26, 07/09/2019

Rare Barbary lion cubs make their debut at Czech Zoo Roaring, pouncing and chasing each other, two Barbary lion cubs have made their public debut at a Czech Zoo, adding to a lion subspecies that has long been extinct in the wild and can only be found in captivity....
14:00, 07/09/2019

Texas Girl, 10, Dies Of Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba A 10-year-old girl has died in the hospital, her family said in a statement on Monday, after she contracted a rare brain-eating amoeba while swimming in a Texas river....
08:13, 09/17/2019

A full moon will rise Friday the 13th. Here's why it's so rare - and why it'll look small A stunning harvest moon will rise in the eastern sky on Friday the 13th. It's also a micromoon, too, which means it's an unusually small full moon        ...
20:39, 09/16/2019

The rare time it’s OK to reach for fantasy football kickers and defenses Kickers and defenses. They are the fantasy equivalent of old TV credits running in front of a freeze-framed photo. The show is over, but there is still some scrolling left to do. It is common practice by many to wait until the end to draft the two mo...
03:26, 08/10/2019

SpaceX to launch a rare expendable mission on Tuesday evening Enlarge / That's a dirty Falcon 9 first stage rocket on the pad for the Amos-17 launch. (credit: SpaceX) Less than two and a half years have passed since SpaceX first reused one of the first stages of its Falcon 9 rocket. But in the 28 months since...
01:00, 08/07/2019

Introducing Prosus: A Rare European Mega-Tech Stock Shares in an internet conglomerate that is the largest shareholder in China’s Tencent soared, after listing its assets under the name Prosus NV in Amsterdam—instantly creating a rare European tech giant....
14:26, 09/11/2019

Research in astronauts sheds light on rare fainting disorder An intervention used to treat astronauts has relevance for people on the ground with medical conditions that cause repeated fainting, researchers say....
01:13, 08/14/2019

Breast Implants Linked to Rare Cancer Are Recalled Worldwide Under pressure from the Food and Drug Administration, Allergan will stop selling textured implants. 33 deaths have been tied to this type of implant....
17:39, 07/24/2019

Rare props from ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Batman’ and other classics up for auction Calling all film geeks. Rare and iconic memorabilia from some of history’s most celebrated movies — including the sword Mel Gibson wielded in “Braveheart” and the complete suit from 1989’s “Batman” — ar...
01:52, 08/21/2019

Singer Drake White: I’m battling the rare brain disorder AVM Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, VA, has revealed he was diagnosed with with a debilitating brain disease. About 15 minutes into his set last Friday, the “Livin’ the Dream” ...
00:13, 08/22/2019

The rare earths industry can weather any Chinese trade battle Earlier this summer, the Chinese government implied that it might halt exports of rare earth elements to the United States as its next step in the ongoing trade war. These minerals serve as crucial elements in the manufacturing of a wide range of tec...
06:00, 07/24/2019

Incredibly Rare 1980s Konami Game Found, Uploaded Of all the games ever made for the Famicom/NES, few are as rare as those produced for Konami’s QTa adapter, a special accessory that allowed Nintendo’s consoles to play cartridges made as part of a partnership between the publisher and Japanese media...
04:13, 08/29/2019

Floods worsen in India's northeast; rare rhinos in danger Floods in northeast India worsened on Tuesday with incessant rain swelling already raging rivers, inundating villages and a rhinoceros sanctuary as 1,000 soldiers were deployed to rescue people fleeing the rising waters....
23:39, 07/16/2019

In rare rebuke, dozens of Republicans hit Trump over 'racist' tweets After initial hesitation, a growing number of Republicans in the U.S. Congress - including almost half the Ohio delegation in the House - have openly criticized President Donald Trump over his racially charged attacks on four Democratic lawmakers....
02:13, 07/17/2019

Indonesia To Close Island To Conserve Rare Komodo Dragons Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of lizard, a provincial official said on Tuesday....
19:26, 07/23/2019

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

Netflix shares plunge after rare slowdown in subscriber growth Shares of Netflix plunged more than 10 percent in late trading after the streaming giant reported a rare slowdown in subscriber growth. The Los Gatos, Calif.-based company on Wednesday said it added 2.7 million subscribers in the quarter ended in Jun...
03:39, 07/18/2019

Rare White Dolphin Spotted In New Zealand. Watch Video A rare white dolphin was spotted in New Zealand recently. Passengers on board a wildlife tour in the Queen Charlotte Sound were treated to the sight of the white dolphin swimming with a pod of common......
13:13, 07/22/2019

Coyote killed in New Jersey after injuring mom, child in ‘rare’ attack A coyote was killed by authorities in New Jersey on Thursday night after attacking a mom and her toddler at a small park, cops said. The coyote lunged at a 37-year-old woman, who was pushing her 4-year-old in a stroller, in a Fairfield, NJ, park at a...
08:26, 06/14/2019

Pentagon in talks with Australia on rare earths plant: official The U.S. Department of Defense is in talks with Australia to host a facility that would process rare earth minerals, part of an effort to reduce reliance on China for the specialized materials used in military equipment, a senior American official sa...
18:39, 08/27/2019

Swiss raise a glass to winegrowers in rare vintage festival Switzerland uncorked a once-in-a-generation celebration of its winemakers on Thursday, with fancy dress, alpine horns, cows and dancers kicking off a festival that dates back to the 18th century....
22:00, 07/18/2019

Robinson Cano comes through again to give Mets rare club feat MIAMI — They’ll always have Little Havana. It took only three months for the Mets to again win a road series, but they got there Sunday with a near-complete performance against the NL East basement dwellers. One small step for the Mets, but no giant ...
07:13, 07/15/2019

Rare 1972 Nike Olympic running shoes set record at more than $437,000 A pair of extremely rare running shoes designed for the 1972 Olympic trials set a new world record after selling for more than $437,000 during a public auction this week....
20:39, 07/24/2019

Jets trade for Demaryius Thomas in rare Patriots deal The Jets and Patriots made a rare trade Tuesday, with New England sending wide receiver Demaryius Thomas to Gang Green for a 2021 sixth-round draft pick, ESPN first reported. Thomas (hamstring) sat out the Patriots’ Week 1 thrashing of the Stee...
23:13, 09/10/2019

Rare lightning bolt strikes at center of volcanic eruption After more than a year visiting volcanoes across the world, photographer Martin Reitze struck lightning gold at the Ebeko volcano in Russia.       ...
10:26, 08/14/2019

RPT-China June rare earth magnet exports to U.S. fall 3.9% from May China's exports of rare earth magnets to the United States fell 3.9% in June from the previous month, customs data showed on Saturday, as concerns persist that Beijing will curb supply of rare earth products as part of its trade war with Washington....
06:13, 07/29/2019

Video captures rare sighting of venomous snakes mating A Pennsylvania man traveling along a local bike trail captured on video the rare sighting of a pair of venomous snakes mating. Lancaster County resident Jesse Rothacker, who is a reptile expert, ran into the two copperhead snakes this past weekend on...
21:00, 09/10/2019

Rare two-headed snake nicknamed 'Double Dave' is found in US Baby timber rattlesnake in New Jersey has two fully formed, independently working headsScientists have named a rare two-headed snake Double Dave after it was found in a forest in the US state of New Jersey.The baby timber rattlesnake was discovered l...
13:26, 09/06/2019

New dad Kvyat beaming as Toro Rosso celebrate rare podium Toro Rosso found themselves on a Formula One podium for the first time in 11 years on Sunday, as Daniil Kvyat took advantage of a dramatic, rain-hit German Grand Prix to finish third....
03:52, 07/29/2019

Mercer homers in rare Tigers' rally, 6-4 win over Royals Jordy Mercer put the Tigers ahead with their third home run of the fourth inning, and Detroit overcame a three-run deficit in a victory for the first time this year by beating Kansas City 6-4       ...
03:13, 09/06/2019