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ESPN's Bruschi 'doing much better' after stroke Tedy Bruschi described in an Instagram post Monday the symptoms he was experiencing on July 4 when he suffered a stroke and wrote that he is "doing much better."...
15:39, 07/08/2019

Family says former UA player recovering after second stroke ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) – Former New England Patriots linebacker and current ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi is recovering in a Massachusetts hospital after suffering a second stroke. His family says in a statement the 46-year-old suffered the stroke T...
04:26, 07/08/2019

I was one of the smartest women in the country — then a stroke hit Debra Meyerson was on her way to a vacation in Lake Tahoe eight-and-a-half years ago when she felt a tingling in her right leg. The Stanford University professor chalked it up to sitting in a car for four hours, but then she developed a bad headache....
03:26, 05/16/2019

Former Patriot Bruschi recovering from stroke Former New England Patriots linebacker and current ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi is recovering after suffering a stroke Thursday, his family said in a statement....
20:39, 07/05/2019

Disparities in access to best stroke treatment (Reuters Health) - Less than 10% of U.S. stroke patients get a treatment that evidence shows is most effective for a certain type of stroke – and the odds are even lower for patients who are black and Hispanic, a U.S. study suggests....
04:26, 08/16/2019

Oklahoma dad suffers stroke after cracking neck An Oklahoma man is recovering from a harrowing medical ordeal after he did what millions of Americans do every day and cracked his neck, only to land in the hospital for a stroke....
16:00, 05/03/2019

4 Your Health: Time is critical for stroke victims Time is critical when paramedics are trying to save a stroke victim. NBC News NBC News- Every year, nearly 800,000 Americans suffer a stroke. It’s considered the leading cause of serious long term disability in the U.S. But the amount of damage...
02:00, 06/08/2019

Man cracks his neck, ends up giving himself a stroke I’m not going to venture a guess as to what percentage of the population regularly cracks their necks, but I have to imagine it’s pretty high. A quick bend left and right is all it normally takes to produce the satisfying “pop,&rdqu...
05:13, 05/04/2019

Edwyn Collins: ‘Everything changed when my stroke happened’ The singer, 59, on bad reviews, the joy of being alive, his new record and birdwatching all dayI used to be quite an angry young man. I was really opinionated – had lots to say. And I was obsessed with reading anything that was written about me. If t...
19:52, 05/04/2019

Have we found the true cause of diabetes, stroke and Alzheimer's? The diseases most people die of have been attributed to unhealthy lifestyles. But evidence now suggests bacteria are to blame, heralding a revolution in medicine...
21:00, 08/07/2019

Cavs owner Gilbert awake after stroke, CEO says Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is "awake, responsive and resting comfortably" after he suffered a stroke on Sunday, according to the CEO of Quicken Loans....
05:13, 05/28/2019

Cavs' Gilbert hospitalized with stroke symptoms Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert was hospitalized Sunday after experiencing stroke-like symptoms, according to a statement released by Quicken Loans, the company Gilbert founded and chairs....
14:52, 05/27/2019

Koepka has record seven-stroke advantage after third round at PGA Brooks Koepka said his "tunnel-vision focus" was key to his success in major tournaments as he held onto his record seven-stroke lead going into Sunday's final round of the PGA Championship....
03:26, 05/19/2019

A 28-Year-Old Man Cracked His Neck and Gave Himself a Stroke A 28-year-old man in Oklahoma tore a vertebral artery in his neck that leads to his brain, causing him to suffer a stroke, ABC affiliate KOCO News reports. According to the news outlet, Josh Hader of Guthrie, Oklahoma ruptured the artery simply by cr...
00:26, 05/03/2019

The Latest: Koepka maintains 7-stroke lead at PGA FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship on Saturday (all times local): 5 p.m. Brooks Koepka maintained his seven-stroke lead midway through the third round of the PGA Championship. The defending champion shot a 1-under 34, with bi...
23:26, 05/18/2019

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert out of hospital after stroke Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert was released from a Detroit-area hospital nearly a month after suffering a stroke and will recover at an in-patient rehabilitation center....
14:39, 06/21/2019

Former AZ standout Tedy Bruschi recovering from 2nd stroke TUCSON – Former University of Arizona football standout Tedy Bruschi is recovering after suffering his second stroke. Here’s more from Friday’s sportscast: ...
20:13, 07/06/2019

Very low levels of 'bad' cholesterol may raise stroke risk New research in a large sample of participants finds that too little low-density lipoprotein cholesterol correlates with a higher risk of bleeding stroke....
18:13, 07/04/2019

ESPN’s Tedy Bruschi ‘doing much better’ after July 4 stroke Former New England Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi is “doing much better” after suffering a stroke on July 4. Bruschi, who now serves as an ESPN analyst, posted the health update on his Instagram account Monday morning, along with common warning sig...
22:52, 07/08/2019

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert recovering after stroke symptoms CLEVELAND (AP) — Billionaire businessman and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is recovering after suffering symptoms of a stroke and seeking hospital care. Officials with Detroit-based Quicken Loans said in a statement that Gilbert “receiv...
06:13, 05/27/2019

Ex-Louisville coach Denny Crum hospitalized with a stroke LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An official with Denny Crum’s foundation says the former Louisville coach has been hospitalized after recently suffering a stroke. Jonathan Israel, who is the principal fundraiser for the Denny Crum Scholarship Foundation...
07:26, 05/22/2019

Alfredsson earns 2-stroke win at US Senior Women’s Open SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. (AP) — Helen Alfredsson has won the U.S. Senior Women’s Open by two strokes. Alfredsson shot an even-par 72 at Pine Needles on Sunday to finish at 1-over 285 and earn her first USGA title. The 54-year-old Swede earned $180,...
03:13, 05/20/2019

UA football legend Tedy Bruschi recovering from second stroke TUCSON – The University of Arizona football legend Tedy Bruschi is currently recovering in the hospital after he suffered a stroke Thursday afternoon. Back in 2005, the UA alum experienced a mild stroke three days after he played in the 2005 Su...
00:00, 07/06/2019

Cavs owner Gilbert 'awake, responsive' after stroke Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert, who was hospitalized early Sunday morning in Detroit after suffering a stroke, is "awake, responsive and resting comfortably," according to Quicken Loans CEO Jay Farner....
13:00, 05/28/2019

McIlroy wins Players Championship by one stroke in Florida "Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy emerged as the last man standing in a wild final round to win the Players Championship by one shot from American Jim Furyk in Ponte Vedra, Florida on Sunday."...
15:52, 05/01/2019

McIlroy shoots 62, leads Koepka by stroke in Memphis Rory McIlroy shot an 8-under 62 at the FedEx St. Jude Invitational to take a one-stroke lead over Brooks Koepka at the World Golf Championships event       ...
01:26, 07/28/2019

Sharon Stone: I was forgotten like Princess Diana after I had a stroke Actor says it took seven years to recover from illness that first struck in 2001, during which time the actor says she was treated with ‘brutal unkindness’ by HollywoodSharon Stone has accused Hollywood of being “brutally unkind” in its treatment of ...
21:00, 07/19/2019

Cavs owner Gilbert’s recovery from stroke will ‘take time’ CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert’s recovery from a recent stroke will “take time.” That was the update provided by Quicken Loans CEO Jay Farner in a statement Wednesday night on the 57-year-old Gilbert, who remains hospi...
06:00, 06/06/2019

Cavs' Gilbert still hospitalized after stroke, making progress Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is in good spirits, although his recovery will "take time," Quicken Loans CEO Jay Farner said in a statement Wednesday, adding that Gilbert hasn't lost his sense of humor as he remains hospitalized after sufferin...
11:52, 06/06/2019

| Lashley seizes 6-stroke PGA Tour Detroit lead Nate Lashley, the last player to make the field, fired a nine-under par 63 to seize a six-stroke lead after the third round of the PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic....
08:52, 06/30/2019

Two Die From Heat Stroke In Spain, France Braces For Hottest Day Temperatures in France are expected to hit a record high on Friday, as Europe swelters in a heatwave blamed for several deaths, including a 17-year-old farm worker in Spain....
22:39, 06/28/2019

Ex-Giants lineman Petrus, 32, dies of heat stroke Mitch Petrus, who won a Super Bowl ring with the New York Giants during his three-year NFL career, has died of apparent heat stroke at the age of 32....
23:13, 07/19/2019

Longer work hours may raise stroke risk The risk of stroke increases by nearly 30 percent for people who work longer than 10 hours a day for at least 50 days a year, according to new research....
20:26, 06/20/2019

Thompson rallies for 2-stroke win at ShopRite LPGA Classic Lexi Thompson made a 20-foot putt for an eagle on the 18th hole to complete a late comeback and win the ShopRite LPGA Classic        ...
00:00, 06/10/2019

Director John Singleton on life support after stroke, rep says Director John Singleton is on life support after suffering a stroke earlier this month, his spokesperson Shannon Barr told USA TODAY Monday.        ...
17:39, 04/29/2019

For stroke treatment, even 15 minutes can make a difference in outcome A new study is reporting that people who are treated more quickly after having a stroke — in many cases, just 15 minutes faster — have significantly improved health outcomes....
22:39, 08/05/2019

Day holds 3-stroke Regions Tradition lead after 1st round Glen Day birdied four of the final five holes to take a three-stroke lead over David Toms at the Regions Tradition after a weather-delayed first round completed        ...
18:26, 05/10/2019

Randy Travis, After Stroke, Finds Voice in a Memoir At a tribute concert this month, the country star sang just one word of his hit “Forever and Ever, Amen”: the final “amen.” Fans cheered, some cried. The stroke survivor’s memoir, co-authored by Ken Abraham, is out next week....
22:39, 05/12/2019

Director John Singleton to be taken off life support following stroke, rep says Director John Singleton will be taken off life support after suffering a stroke earlier this month, his spokesperson Shannon Barr told USA TODAY Monday.        ...
20:00, 04/29/2019

How to Protect Yourself From Infections While Swimming Every summer, there are scary news stories about people who catch infections—and sometimes die—from germs in the water. Here’s what you should know about some of the high-profile (but rare!) infections that have been in the news lately....
01:39, 07/30/2019

Teach Your Kid What to Do If Someone Grabs Them While Swimming After many lessons, my six-year-old daughter is becoming a proficient swimmer. She can tread water, retrieve toys at the bottom of the pool, and find her way to the wall after jumping into the deep end. But there’s a skill she still needs to learn, a...
01:39, 07/30/2019

Swimming with sea turtles in the Bahamas A Florida couple volunteers to help research green sea turtles in the Bahamas before they get married. For more interesting adventures watch Once in a Lifetime...
23:26, 05/16/2019

How to Get Started Swimming for Fitness Have you been taking some dips in the pool for this month’s swimming challenge? If not, maybe it’s because you haven’t quite figured out where to start....
17:13, 08/16/2019

Sprinter Michael Johnson on recovering from a stroke: ‘I did feel like, why did this happen to me?’ The four-time Olympic champion didn’t know if he would ever recover from his stroke. Eight months later, he warns: it could happen to anyoneMichael Johnson is recalling the unusual physical sensations – involuntary movement of his left foot, numbness...
13:13, 05/06/2019

Scott Parel shoots 9-under 63, takes 2-stroke lead in Iowa Scott Parel matched the course record with a 9-under 63 to take a two-shot lead in the PGA Tour Champions' Principal Charity Classic        ...
01:52, 06/01/2019

Olympic great Johnson embarks on stroke education campaign Champion Olympic sprinter Michael Johnson has minor lingering effects from a stroke, but has made an excellent overall recovery and is urging others to be aware of the symptoms that could indicate they are enduring a similar episode....
23:39, 05/02/2019

So Yeon Ryu takes 1-stroke lead at difficult Lake Merced So Yeon Ryu shot a 2-under 70 on Friday afternoon at difficult Lake Merced to take a one-stroke lead over follow South Korean player Sei Young Kim and American Ryann O'Toole in the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship        ...
04:39, 05/04/2019

John Singleton’s Family Ends His Life Support After a Stroke Singleton, 51, who directed “Boyz N the Hood” when he was fresh out of film school, went on to direct several more movies and the recent FX crime drama “Snowfall.”...
19:52, 04/29/2019

Refugee crisis could be 'stroke of luck in German history,' says ex-president Former President Christian Wulff has warned Germans from entertaining far-right causes. He said the arrival of refugees at the height of the migration crisis could eventually be as momentous as reunification....
15:39, 06/19/2019

Study: Heart failure, stroke risk higher for people with HIV The risk of heart failure is 3.2-times for people living with HIV compared to uninfected people, according to a study published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Heart Association....
16:00, 07/03/2019

Chez Reavie shoots 63, takes a 6-stroke lead at Travelers CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — Chez Reavie shot a 7-under 63 on Saturday and took advantage of second-round leader Zach Sucher’s problems to take a six-stroke lead into the final round of the Travelers Championship. Coming off a third-place tie last we...
00:52, 06/23/2019

Atrial fibrillation patients often overestimate risk of stroke, bleeding (Reuters Health) - Patients with the irregular heart rhythm atrial fibrillation may overestimate both their risk of having a stroke and their risk of bleeding as a side effect of medication prescribed to prevent strokes, a recent study suggests....
02:13, 04/30/2019

Oscar-nominated director John Singleton dies at 51 following stroke Director John Singleton has died after being taken off life support, his spokesperson Shannon Barr told USA TODAY Monday.        ...
00:00, 04/30/2019

Higher risk of stroke can follow midlife type 2 diabetes A study of twins in Sweden links a 30% higher risk in older age of brain artery blockage, which stroke often follows, to type 2 diabetes in middle age....
02:00, 06/13/2019

Mom left paralyzed after pregnancy complication triggers stroke at 29 weeks A new mom was left paralyzed but is lucky to be alive after she developed preeclampsia and suffered a stroke 29 weeks into her pregnancy. Claire Winnett, 24, said it started with uncontrollable shaking in her arm that resulted in an emergency trip to...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Cavs owner Dan Gilbert suffers stroke, remains in hospital CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is resting comfortably after suffering a stroke. The 57-year-old was hospitalized Sunday after not feeling well and had the stroke while under medical care, Quicken Loans CEO Jay Farner said in a statement...
06:39, 05/28/2019

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum hospitalized after stroke Former Louisville coach Denny Crum was hospitalized this week after a stroke. He previously suffered a stroke in 2017.        ...
04:26, 05/22/2019

Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert hospitalized with stroke symptoms Dan Gilbert was hospitalized and "recovering comfortably" after reportedly suffering symptoms of a stroke Sunday morning in Detroit.        ...
10:26, 05/27/2019

Back in 1965 this was the first car from Ingolstadt to feature four-stroke internal combustion. Back in 1965 this was the first car from Ingolstadt to feature four-stroke internal combustion. With... Oh no! The demon child of Bavaria has been set loose again on the mortal world. Do not look it directly in the eyes. ...
06:26, 08/03/2019

Legendary ex-Louisville coach Denny Crum hospitalized after having stroke LOUISVILLE, Ky. — An official with Denny Crum’s foundation says the former Louisville coach has been hospitalized after recently suffering a stroke. Jonathan Israel, who is the principal fundraiser for the Denny Crum Scholarship Foundation, pro...
11:13, 05/22/2019

Opinion: Marcus Stroman trade is a stroke of genius by the Mets Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen woke up this sleepy trade deadline with a thunderbolt Sunday afternoon, acquiring Blue Jays ace Marcus Stroman.       ...
16:00, 07/29/2019

Stroke survivors have four times osteoporosis risk of healthy people Even though a stroke is the main risk factor for osteoporosis, most survivors don't receive screenings or treatment for the dangerous bone condition....
18:26, 04/28/2019

The August Fitness Challenge Is: Swimming You’ve been waiting all year for this, right? We’re going to hop in the pool and swim for exercise. (Lake and ocean swimmers are welcome, too.)...
02:00, 08/02/2019

After Heat Stroke Deaths, Jhansi, Gwalior Railway Stations To Give ORS Other than tea, coffee, soft drinks and water, oral rehydration salts (ORS) will now be available for passengers at railway stations coming under Jhansi Division....
17:00, 06/15/2019

Lowering blood pressure may decrease stroke-related brain bleeding Intensive blood pressure treatment may reduce the amount of deep brain bleeding in people who have a stroke -- which may help researchers and doctors lower the death rate from the condition....
19:26, 05/15/2019

ESPN analyst, ex-Patriot Tedy Bruschi recovering from July 4 stroke Three-time Super Bowl champion and ESPN NFL analyst Tedy Bruschi suffered a stroke on the 4th of July, his family said in a statement on Friday. “Yesterday afternoon, Tedy had a stroke, known as a TIA,” the Tedy’s Team Twitter accou...
01:13, 07/06/2019

ESPN’s Tedy Bruschi re-lives scary details of his latest stroke Tedy Bruschi knows as well as anyone the warning signs of a stroke, and that knowledge prepared him for the scary situation he endured earlier this month. On the morning of July 4, Bruschi was going about his morning routine. He started off the day w...
23:13, 07/22/2019

A woman had a stroke next to one of Wisconsin's best hospitals. But her ambulance was turned away - and she died Tiffany Tate collapsed next to a hospital closed to ambulances. This little-known "ambulance diversion" policy has been shown to endanger patients.        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Study: Long-term stroke rate down 50 percent for older adults Over the long-term, strokes have dropped by 53 percent for adults older than age 55, and have declined by about 39 percent for people aged 35-55, according to new research....
20:00, 05/16/2019

Catheter method may help stroke victims get back to normal, trial suggests Endovascular thrombectomy, a method of removing blood clots by threading a small catheter through an artery, helped 31 percent of stroke patients regain functional independence, according to a clinical trial....
21:13, 07/29/2019

Stonewall Activist and Trans Matriarch Miss Major Recovering From Stroke Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, a rabble-rousing, bad-ass warrior woman who is ever liberal with the word “motherfucker,” and has been instrumental in demanding dignity and resources for black trans women, suffered a stroke on July 4 but is recovering in a...
19:26, 07/09/2019

Low-Carb Diets May Lead To Irregular Heartbeat, Increased Risk Of Stroke A new study has warned that cutting out carbs from your diet can result in heart rhythm disorders such as atrial fibrillation or (AFib), which is an indicator of serious heart complications....
17:26, 05/08/2019

Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Officials say former New York Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus has died in Arkansas of apparent heat stroke. He was 32. Pulaski County Coroner Gerone Hobbs says Petrus died Thursday night at a North Little Rock hospital. He s...
17:52, 07/19/2019

Ex-Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus dies of heat stroke Officials say former New York Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus has died in Arkansas of apparent heat stroke       ...
18:13, 07/19/2019

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum released from hospital following stroke Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum, 82, will continue his recovery in a rehab facility after suffering his second stroke in two years.        ...
21:39, 05/29/2019

WHO updates its essential medicines list, adds cancer and stroke drugs The World Health Organization published an updated list of "essential medicines" on Tuesday, adding drugs for cancer, stroke, rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease among the treatments that should be seen as the standard....
12:13, 07/09/2019

New Jersey boy, 10, back to playing baseball less than a year after stroke, brain surgery Ten-year-old New Jersey boy Rocky Serrano Jr. is playing baseball again, less than one year after suffering a stroke and undergoing brain surgery.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Boyz n the Hood Director John Singleton to Be Taken off Life Support After Stroke The history-making director John Singleton will be taken off life support on Monday, his family said. He is 51. Singleton, best known for the film Boyz n the Hood, will be taken off life support after suffering a stroke earlier this month, his family...
20:52, 04/29/2019

Blood protein test may predict stroke risk for people with diabetes Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States has a stroke, and now a new method may be able to predict the risk and prevent the event, a new study says....
00:39, 06/26/2019

Gall bladder surgery lowers stroke risk more than gallstone removal Gall bladder removal could lower cardiovascular disease risk -- and stroke risk, as a result -- for gallstone patients, report researchers in Taiwan....
18:39, 06/05/2019

Former Patriots linebacker, ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi recovering after suffering stroke Tedy Bruschi is "recovering well" after he suffered another stroke Thursday, his foundation, Tedy's Team, announced on Instagram.       ...
20:13, 07/05/2019

Summer Diet Tips: Carry This Ayurvedic Drink While Travelling To Keep Heat Stroke At Bay With temperature crossing 45 degrees, many parts in India have fallen under the trap of intense heat wave, which is causing a toll on many people's health....
14:52, 06/13/2019

Country star Randy Travis releases new music 6 years after near-fatal stroke Country music star Randy Travis dropped single “One in a Row” last week, the first music the singer has released since suffering an almost fatal stroke six years ago....
08:26, 06/04/2019

Study: Leonardo da Vinci suffered from “claw hand,” not post-stroke paralysis Enlarge / Detail from a 16th century drawing depicting an elderly Leonardo da Vinci's damaged right hand. A new study concludes he suffered from "claw hand." (credit: Museum of Gallerie Dell’Accademia, Venice) Famed artist and inventor Leonardo da ...
00:39, 05/05/2019

Former New York Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus dies of heat stroke Offensive lineman Mitch Petrus, a walk-on at Arkansas who had a three-year NFL career with the Giants, Patriots and Titans, died of heat stroke.       ...
22:13, 07/19/2019

Aaron Judge finally finds his power stroke: ‘Tired of hitting singles’ Aaron Judge hadn’t homered since July 20 before Sunday’s series finale against the Red Sox. “I’m not too concerned about home run numbers,’’ Judge said before the game. “They’ll come. The minute you try to hit them, you get into trouble. It’ll come.”...
15:52, 08/05/2019

Swimming: Hosszu, Seto on course for medley double Hungary's Katinka Hosszu moved a step closer to becoming the first woman to win five world titles in a single event after qualifying fastest for the 400 meters individual medley in Sunday's heats....
09:00, 07/28/2019

These $30 Bluetooth Headphones Are Designed For Sweating, or Even Swimming Anker’s SoundCore Spirit X headphones are the sportiest member of the SoundBuds family, and are designed with active users in mind. Their ear wings ensure they stay put while you exercise, and an internal hydrophobic coating means your sweat won’t fr...
17:52, 05/30/2019

Swimming: I don't deserve 'insult and slander' says China's Sun China's Sun Yang says he does not deserve "insult and slander" from his rival swimmers, insisting he did not violate any rules during a controversial doping test last year and that the stand he took was in the interest of his fellow athletes....
11:00, 07/27/2019

US Teen Loses Her Leg After Being Attacked By Shark While Swimming A teenager lost part of her leg after being attacked by a shark while swimming off the coast of the southeastern United States, her family said on Monday....
06:00, 06/04/2019

Two grizzlies seen swimming across Montana lake in video The two grizzly bears swam to the east shore of Lake Frances in northwestern Montana, witnesses say.        ...
05:39, 05/13/2019

Sun Yang and Swimming Descend Into a Battle Over Doping The six-time Olympic medalist seems to attract every complaint his fellow swimmers have about doping in the sport. It’s all boiling over at the world championships....
06:39, 07/24/2019

70-year-old drowns while swimming off Brighton Beach An elderly man drowned while swimming in the waters off Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach, police said Monday. A passerby saw the 70-year-old struggling to swim shortly before noon Sunday. The good Samaritan pulled the man from the water and brought hi...
16:26, 07/29/2019

Two people drown during swimming lesson in Far Rockaway Two swimmers — a man and a woman — drowned in the waters off Far Rockaway on Tuesday night, police sources said. Police received a 911 call about 10:20 p.m. reporting two bodies floating in the water off Beach 9th Street near Seagirt Boul...
10:39, 07/10/2019

Swimming: U.S. await result of King DQ appeal USA Swimming have filed an appeal following the disqualification of Lilly King from the women's 200 meters breaststroke heats on Thursday at the world championships in Gwangju....
13:13, 07/25/2019

A Guide to Keeping Your Kids Safe While Swimming Although many kids have been done with school for a couple of weeks now, it’s not truly summer until 1) the summer solstice and 2) the pool water is warm enough to swim in. As of today, at least one of those is upon us, which makes it a good time to ...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Football coach on death of player last year from post-practice heat stroke: ‘God has a plan’ 19-year-old Braeden Bradforth, a 300-pound defensive lineman at Garden City (Kan.) Community College, died in August of last year after participating in a drill that reportedly involved 36 50-yard sprints....
11:13, 08/02/2019

Director John Singleton suffers stroke, Snoop Dogg and more stars send their support Oscar-nominated director John Singleton suffered a stroke, his family confirmed in a statement provided to USA TODAY Saturday by spokesperson Shannon Barr.        ...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Dad left completely paralyzed after stroke triggers rare locked-in syndrome: 'Like being buried alive' A 50-year-old man left paralyzed from a devastating stroke is completely aware of the environment around him, but can no longer eat, talk or move after the episode triggered a rare syndrome that leaves patients feeling “buried alive.”...
16:00, 05/10/2019

Biden blasts Trump's 'Salute to America' as 'designed more to stroke his ego than celebrate American ideals' Former Vice President Joe Biden criticized President Trump’s “Salute to America” Fourth of July Spectacle on Thursday - saying the event “misses the point” of the holiday....
01:52, 07/05/2019

Swimming: FINA need to crack down on 'drug cheat' Sun - Fraser Chinese swimmer Sun Yang is a "drug cheat" who should not be competing at the world championships and governing body FINA need to "get off their backsides" to protect clean athletes, Australian swimming great Dawn Fraser has said....
11:39, 07/24/2019

Man on Florida honeymoon drowns while swimming in ocean for first time A 22-year-old Iowa man drowned on his Florida honeymoon Tuesday when he went swimming in the ocean for the first time, according to reports. Dalton Cottrell and his newlywed wife Cheyenne, both 22, were in the water at a beach near St. Augustine when...
03:39, 08/01/2019

AR goggles: FORM is sorta like Google Glass, but for swimming While companies like Google, Microsoft offer AR headsets for professional and industrial environments, companies like FORM and Solo focus on fitness.       ...
15:26, 07/09/2019

Ryan Lochte wins 200 IM at U.S. national swimming championships Ryan Lochte, competing for the first time since the recent end of a 14-month suspension, won the 200-meter individual medley with a time of 1:57.76.       ...
17:52, 08/05/2019

Swimming: Dust still to settle after dramatic world championships If the world swimming championships in Gwangju were just a taste of what is to come at the 2020 Olympics, then in the words of recently retired Australian sprinter James Magnussen -- "Brace yourselves"....
15:39, 07/29/2019

Swimming: Dressel, Ledecky strike gold for U.S. at worlds Caeleb Dressel lit up the pool by winning his fourth, fifth and sixth gold medals on Saturday but even his electric performance failed to brighten the mood on a dark day at the world swimming championships in Gwangju....
18:39, 07/27/2019

Swimming: Scott returns to pool after podium controversy Britain's Duncan Scott said he was unaware he had been issued a warning by swimming's governing body FINA over his refusal to shake Sun Yang's hand at the medal ceremony for the 200 freestyle on Tuesday....
08:13, 07/24/2019

People Fall Ill After Swimming In Lake That's Actually Toxic Dump Several people in Spain have reportedly fallen ill after bathing in Monte Neme - an Instagram-famous tourist spot that appears to be an idyllic turquoise lake but is actually a toxic dump....
08:26, 07/22/2019

Controversial Chinese Swimming Champion Sun Yang Keeps Getting Protested Highly decorated Chinese swimmer Sun Yang has continued his dominant run at the 2019 World Championships in South Korea, and he has also continued his run of pissing off his opponents. Over the weekend, Australian rival Mack Horton refused to share t...
20:00, 07/24/2019

| Campbell stalks Manuel at swimming worlds after doping row Simone Manuel set the pace in the women's 100m freestyle as normal service resumed at the FINA World Championships after a doping storm threatened to spiral out of control....
10:00, 07/25/2019

Swimming: Sun wins men's 400 freestyle gold at world championships China's Sun Yang won his fourth straight 400 meters freestyle title at the world swimming championships on Sunday, touching home first in a time of 3:42.44....
16:26, 07/21/2019

Swimming Gets A New Controversy With Lilly King's Vague Disqualification American breaststroke specialist Lilly King comfortably won the 100-meter race, her best event, at the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, but she was denied a chance at the 200-meter gold after she was disqualified from a preliminary heat. She...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Swimming: Peaty swims under 57secs to smash breaststroke WR Britain's Adam Peaty became the first to swim the 100 meters breaststroke in under 57 seconds on Sunday, setting a world record of 56.88 in the semi-finals of the world championships in Gwangju, South Korea....
16:26, 07/21/2019

Swimming: Dressel dominant, Ledecky 'struggling' at worlds Caeleb Dressel swam within himself in the 100 meters butterfly heats and eased up in the 50 freestyle preliminaries yet no one was able to get a jump on the American at the world championships in Gwangju on Friday....
08:26, 07/26/2019

Swimming: Schooling adjusting to new realities after Singapore return Much has changed for Joseph Schooling since the 2016 Rio Games, where he beat American great Michael Phelps in the 100 meters butterfly final to become Singapore's first Olympic gold medalist....
08:26, 07/26/2019

‘I launch naked into the unknown’: writers on the joy of wild swimming From ice-cold rock pools to secluded riverbanks, six authors reveal their favourite spots in the UK to dive in and find inspirationRachel Edwards, Oxfordshire Continue reading......
15:00, 08/10/2019

Swimming: Sun doping case needs more 'clarity', says Australia coach Australia's head swimming coach has questioned a panel decision to clear Sun Yang of wrongdoing in refusing a doping test and urged anti-doping authorities to provide more transparency over the Chinese swimmer's case....
10:26, 07/14/2019

No swimming: Toxic bacteria afflicts Mississippi coast PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) — An outbreak of toxic bacteria is ruining some beach plans in Mississippi, where authorities are warning people not to swim or eat seafood from polluted coastal waters. The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality r...
17:26, 06/26/2019

Former swimming world champion James Magnussen retires SYDNEY (AP) — Two-time swimming world champion James Magnussen said Wednesday he is retiring after winning 15 medals for Australia at major international events over a 10-year career. The 28-year-old Magnussen was affected by shoulder injuries over t...
04:13, 06/05/2019

Coughlin returning to pool in International Swimming League Natalie Coughlin, a 12-time Olympic medalist, is returning to the pool as a member of the DC Trident, one of the teams in the new International Swimming League. Although Coughlin never formally retired, she hasn’t competed since the 2016 U.S. O...
05:52, 06/12/2019

Ocean Bacteria Colonize Your Skin After Just 10 Minutes of Swimming If sharks and sunburns don’t scare you at the beach, perhaps this will: According to preliminary research out this week, it only takes a 10-minute swim in the ocean to get your skin covered in a fresh coat of bacteria. While that’s not necessarily ba...
21:26, 06/22/2019

Swimming in plastic: How Metro Vancouver handles its own recycling After accounting for his own plastic waste, reporter Aaron McArthur looks into how Metro Vancouver recycles what it produces - a unique approach in North America....
06:52, 06/28/2019

Tom Daley's husband says British Swimming lied in row over son's buggy Organisers were ‘cruel’ and ‘thoughtless’ at Diving World Series, says Dustin Lance BlackThe husband of Tom Daley accused British Swimming of telling lies as a row relating to the couple’s baby son’s access to poolside events escalated on social medi...
21:13, 05/20/2019

How swimming healed my heartbreak when my daughter left home I felt panicky as my only child prepared to go off to university. But forcing myself to take up swimming softened the blow of her departureIt is July 2018, and I have just got my dream job as writer-in-residence at a theatre I admire. I am feeling lu...
12:52, 06/03/2019

Texas boy dies after being impaled on swimming pool’s fence FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Police in Fort Worth say no criminal charges will be filed in the death of an 11-year-old boy who was impaled as he climbed over an iron fence surrounding an apartment complex’s swimming pool. Fort Worth police say a gr...
14:26, 05/09/2019

Swimming: 'Iron Lady' Hosszu fired up by ISL battle She was one of the stars of the Rio Olympics and is now leading a revolution in swimming but Hungarian triple gold medal winner Katinka Hosszu believes she has the energy to fight to win both inside and outside the pool....
19:13, 05/22/2019

What's special about Germany's public swimming pool culture Dipping in the pool, snacking on french fries and ice cream, sunbathing in the park: That's how people spend a day at the "Freibad." Here's a look at some of the Germans' typical habits at outdoor public pools....
10:52, 05/29/2019

Man swimming off Hawaii coast killed in shark attack A 65-year-old man swimming off the coast of Maui on Saturday morning is now dead after an encounter with a shark. Thomas Smiley, who CNN reports was from California, was approximately 60 yards from Kaanapali Beach at the time. He was brought back ash...
05:39, 05/28/2019

Alligator spotted swimming with steak knife in head “A steak knife was sticking out of his head.” An alligator stunned Texas neighbors when it swam by their homes — with a massive knife sticking out of its noggin, according to a report. Erin Weaver, who spotted the resilient reptile in her suburban Ho...
01:00, 06/15/2019

Earthquake makes waves in California swimming pools The 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck Southern California on Thursday definitely made waves. Videos posted on Twitter by locals in the aftermath of the morning quake shows water in outdoor pools sloshing around fiercely and creating ocean-worthy w...
02:39, 07/05/2019

Swimming Controversy Lasts About A Day Before Lilly King Says She Deserved To Be Disqualified Olympic gold medalist Lilly King was tossed from her preliminary heat at the 2019 FINA World Championships when the organization ruled that she performed a non-simultaneous touch on her first turn—that is, she didn’t touch both hands on the wall at t...
16:39, 07/26/2019

Katie Ledecky highlights International Swimming League rosters Before Katie Ledecky finds herself walking the pool deck at the Tokyo Olympics, once again representing the United States on the sport’s biggest stage, she’ll have the opportunity to represent the cit......
20:13, 06/11/2019

Swimming: Dressel delivers message with year's fastest 100 free Caeleb Dressel showed no signs of slowing down at the world swimming championships on Wednesday after the American delivered the year's fastest time in the 100 meters freestyle heats....
08:13, 07/24/2019

Swimming: Scott, le Clos fail to line up for 100 freestyle heats South African Chad le Clos and Britain's Duncan Scott, who caused uproar at the world swimming championships on Tuesday by refusing to shake China's Sun Yang on the podium, were missing from their 100 meters freestyle heat on Wednesday....
04:26, 07/24/2019

Redskins’ Adrian Peterson swimming in millions of dollars in debt Adrian Peterson is deep in debt and struggling to sort things out. Though Peterson, the Redskins running back, has earned nearly $100 million not including endorsements over his NFL career, more than any running back ever, his lawyer said he trusted ...
22:39, 07/23/2019

Katie Ledecky Withdraws From 2 Races at Swimming Worlds Because of Illness The five-time Olympic champion pulled out of the final for the 1,500-meter freestyle and the qualifying heats for the 200 free on Tuesday, two days after she was upset in the 400 free....
05:39, 07/23/2019

USA Swimming relies on ‘secret weapon’ and analytics to get smarter, faster Russell Mark studied engineering and wanted to be an astronaut. Instead he's applying many of those principles to help the American team swim faster....
18:00, 07/24/2019

Australians chase down US to win relay gold at world swimming titles Victory gives Australia third gold medal of meetAriarne Titmus misses out in 200m freestyle finalAustralia claimed a surprise 4x100m mixed medley relay gold at the world swimming titles in South Korea on Wednesday night when Cate Campbell reeled in t...
01:39, 07/25/2019

Kirk Weddle's best photograph: Nirvana's Nevermind swimming baby ‘Spencer is 27 now. I’d love to shoot him again – he’s got some really good tats these days’It’s such a great concept: a baby underwater, naked, defenceless, can’t breathe, but still going after the dollar on a fishhook. Nirvana’s record label, Geffe...
09:00, 06/06/2019

Terrifying video shows woman swimming ‘directly over’ shark A lone swimmer in the Gulf of Mexico was circled by a shark without her knowing, according to a frightening video. Stan Battles reportedly took the video Wednesday morning from his balcony on the 28th floor of a resort at Panama City Beach, Fla., acc...
02:26, 06/01/2019

Swimming: Australia's Jack admits to positive dope test Shayna Jack, who withdrew from the Australia team for the swimming world championships, admitted to testing positive for a banned substance on Saturday....
11:00, 07/27/2019

Woman Wakes Up To Find 7-Foot Alligator In Her Swimming Pool A Florida woman woke up early morning on Saturday when she heard noise on her patio. On turning on the light, she was shocked to find a 7-foot alligator chilling in her swimming pool....
10:00, 07/30/2019

Marvels of Wembley's great swimming pool - archive, 1934 26 July 1934 The newly opened Empire Pool includes a wave machine, sun bathing terraces and clean, luminous waterFleet Street, Wednesday The new Empire Pool and Sports Arena at Wembley was formally opened to-day by the Duke of Gloucester, a fitting c...
18:39, 07/26/2019

Hungary charges former swimming executive with murder of business rival Hungarian prosecutors charged former international swimming executive Tamas Gyarfas on Tuesday with ordering the murder of a business rival in Budapest more than two decades ago, prosecutors said in a statement....
12:26, 07/30/2019

Paddling in plastic: meet the man swimming the Pacific garbage patch Ben Lecomte is making a trans-Pacific journey to better understand how plastics pollution is affecting our oceansBen Lecomte is spending his summer swimming in trash – literally. So far, he’s found toothbrushes, laundry baskets, sandbox shovels and b...
16:52, 07/31/2019

US swimming star Caeleb Dressel wins 3 golds in 2 hours GWANGJU, South Korea — Caeleb Dressel made history — again — at the world swimming championships. The American won three gold medals in a span of about two hours Saturday night, duplicating his feat from two years ago in Budapest, Hungary. Dressel ha...
07:52, 07/28/2019

Look: Police help round up loose bear swimming in resident's pool Police in Pennsylvania said they were called to help round up a "skinny dipping" bear that dashed through residents' yards before jumping into a pool....
23:13, 06/03/2019

School of cownose rays swimming at Australia beach is magical A school of cownose rays swimming together at Bondi Beach, Australia looked like a piece of mosaic art.        ...
19:39, 05/16/2019

Swimming: Dressel earning comparisons to Phelps at world championships Caeleb Dressel is already earning comparisons to the great Michael Phelps and the best is yet to come, the 22-year-old from Florida said after winning three more events at the world championships on Saturday....
02:39, 07/28/2019

‘Drug cheat’ controversy resurfaces in intense swimming scene Mack Horton finished second. His principles came first. After claiming a silver medal in the 400-meter freestyle at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships in South Korea, Horton, an Olympic gold medalist swimmer from Australia, refused to stand on the...
23:13, 07/22/2019

| Swiss women team player missing after swimming accident A player on Switzerland's national women's football team, Florijana Ismaili, has been declared missing after a swimming accident on Lake Como in northern Italy....
14:39, 06/30/2019

Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili missing after swimming accident • BSC Young Boys women’s team captain declared missing• Footballer had been swimming on Lake ComoThe Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili has been declared missing after a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, her club said on Sunday.Ismaili, 24,...
17:52, 06/30/2019

Alligators caught climbing fences and swimming across roads in Florida Florida alligators are showing their true flexibility and range -- social media has caught one climbing a fence and another swimming in a flooded road....
20:52, 08/19/2019

Swimming-Australia in dark over Jack withdrawal from world championships Shayna Jack's shock withdrawal from the swimming world championships in Gwangju remains a mystery to the Australian team, coach Michael Bohl has said....
06:39, 07/18/2019

After Minister's Flood Selfie, BJP Video Shows Him Swimming To Village Maharashtra Minister Girish Mahajan, roasted after he was seen posing for selfies and waving cheerfully during a survey of a flood-hit district, appeared in a video tweeted by the BJP today that......
22:13, 08/10/2019

Katie Ledecky upset in 400 meters at World Swimming Championships A year out from the Tokyo Olympics, American Katie Ledecky saw her bid for a fourth consecutive world title at 400 meters end abruptly.       ...
00:26, 07/22/2019

Can USA Swimming address sexual abuse without a Larry Nassar moment? Can a governing body stop sexual abuse and make a culture change without that one galvanizing media-ready moment?As all sports try to address sexual abuse, USA Swimming’s efforts raise two questions:Can a sports governing body stop sexual abuse witho...
15:00, 07/11/2019

City swimming, Swiss-style: a ride down the Rhine in Basel Bathing, barbecues and buvettes are part of the culture in a city that promotes swimming in its majestic river – and it’s a chance for some great sightseeing, tooIf you want to join the many swimmers who leap into the Rhine each summer you can’t do t...
17:39, 08/19/2019

Switzerland’s Florijana Ismaili confirmed dead in swimming accident • Ismaili, 24, went missing on Saturday at Lake Como• Fifa president Gianni Infantino pays tribute to playerThe body of Florijana Ismaili was recovered in Lake Como on Tuesday, three days after the Switzerland international was involved in a swimming...
13:52, 07/03/2019

Swiss women's international confirmed dead in swimming accident Switzerland women's international Florijana Ismaili has been confirmed dead following a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, the Swiss football federation said on Tuesday....
14:00, 07/03/2019

Woman Finds Comfort In Ice Swimming After Rock Climbing Accident Gilly McArthur was rock climbing in Utah in 2013 when she slipped and fell down 30-feet. Though the 47-year-old recovered from her injuries, she still had a fear of falling. But that was until the......
18:52, 04/29/2019

Swimming: Leukemia treatment proceeding smoothly, says Japan's Ikee Japanese swimmer Rikako Ikee, considered a medal contender for the Tokyo Olympics before being diagnosed with leukemia in February, said on Wednesday her treatment is proceeding smoothly but sometimes she feels her "heart might break"....
09:52, 05/08/2019

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

Swimming: Titmus stuns Ledecky to win 400 freestyle world title Australian teen Ariarne Titmus shocked Olympic champion Katie Ledecky to win the 400 meters freestyle title at the world championships in Gwangju on Sunday....
16:26, 07/21/2019

Mack Horton reprimanded by swimming world body over Sun snub Swimming Australia also warned, despite saying it had no prior knowledge of Horton’s protest at the world championshipsSwimming Australia and Mack Horton will receive an official warning from the sport’s world governing body, Fina, after the Olympic ...
23:13, 07/22/2019

Swimming: Fellow swimmers hail Horton for podium protest Mack Horton received a round of applause from fellow swimmers at the world championships after refusing to share the podium with China's Sun Yang, American breaststroker Lily King said on Monday....
12:26, 07/22/2019

Swimming: U.S. set world record, win mixed 4x100m freestyle relay gold The United States set a world record of three minutes and 19.40 seconds in the mixed 4x100m freestyle relay final at the world championships on Saturday....
18:39, 07/27/2019

Swimming coach seen giving brutal lessons she says can cure kids’ disabilities A Russian “exorcist” swimming coach filmed “torturing” babies in brutal lessons claims she can cure their disabilities. Horrific footage shows Elena Rodionova forcing them first into the water before tossing them around during...
00:26, 05/30/2019

A Fecal Parasite Is Causing More Disease Outbreaks, and Swimming Pools May Be to Blame, CDC Says A recent announcement from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) may put a damper on summer fun. A fecal parasite often spread by swimming is causing an increasing number of illness outbreaks, the agency says. The number of diseas...
23:00, 07/01/2019

300 kg Gold Bars Found Hidden Under IMA Scam Mastermind's Swimming Pool The Special Investigation Team probing the multi-crore IMA group ponzi scam Wednesday seized 303 kg of fake gold bars hidden under the swimming pool in the sixth floor of a building in Bengaluru......
01:00, 08/08/2019

Swimming: 'Embarrassed' Australia defend concealing Jack's positive test Swimming Australia on Sunday defended their concealment of Shayna Jack's positive doping test while one of her team mates was conducting a high profile public campaign against China's Sun Yang at the world championships....
09:00, 07/28/2019

Swimming Banned at All Mississippi Beaches After Huge Toxic Algae Bloom An unusually large bloom of toxic blue-green algae has prompted the closure of all beaches along the Mississippi coastline. Officials are attributing the bloom to excessive rainfall and overuse of fertilizers. Read more......
19:00, 07/08/2019

Swimming: Podium protests a thing of the past - FINA executive Marculescu The executive director of swimming' s governing body FINA Cornel Marculescu said on Sunday he hoped there would be no repeat of the podium protests that marred the world championships this week and that athletes would lose their medals if there was....
23:00, 07/28/2019

Swimming: Australia defends 'confidentiality' amid Jack doping uproar Australia's peak anti-doping authority has defended its use of "confidentiality agreements" to suppress details of doping cases amid a storm of criticism over the handling of swimmer Shayna Jack's failed drug test....
15:39, 07/29/2019

Incredible Fossil Shows Coordinated Swimming in a School of Extinct Fish An exquisite fossil of photographic-like quality shows nearly 260 tiny fish swimming together in what appears to be coordinated group action. The 50-million-year-old fossil is evidence that fish have been swimming together in shoals for a very long t...
01:00, 05/30/2019

Swimming: No turns a good thing for King but 14-year-old sets the pace World record holder and defending champion Lilly King was upstaged by 14-year-old Italian Benedetta Pilato in the women's 50 meters breaststroke heats at the world swimming championships on Saturday in Gwangju....
11:00, 07/27/2019

Houston residents spot alligator swimming with a knife sticking out of its skull For residents of many southern U.S. states, alligator sightings are a common occurrence. The large reptiles love bodies of water of all sizes, and it’s not unusual to see one or several of them hanging out in ponds and lakes, but one particular...
18:13, 06/16/2019

Swimming: Coach slams Sun critics as 'hypocrites' amid doping furor Sun Yang's coach Denis Cotterell has defended the Chinese Olympic champion from doping accusations and labeled criticism from the Australian team's swimmers as "hypocritical"....
13:13, 07/25/2019

E.coli in water forces Tokyo to cancel swimming at Paratriathlon World Cup High levels of E.coli bacteria forced Tokyo officials to cancel the swimming segment of Saturday's Paratriathlon World Cup, raising concerns about next year's Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games....
12:00, 08/17/2019

Half of Americans have used swimming pools as an alternative to showering, study finds A survey showed that 51% of Americans reported using the pool as an alternative to showering or rinsing off after engaging in exercise or yardwork.        ...
04:26, 05/15/2019

Swiss soccer player Florijana Ismaili missing after swimming accident GENEVA — Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili is missing after getting into difficulties while swimming in Italy. Swiss side Young Boys Bern says it has been informed that Ismaili, who plays for its women’s team, has been missing since she had...
21:52, 06/30/2019

Is it legal to require adult supervision of children at a condo swimming pool? Pool management company wants to prevent kids without an adult companion from swimming, but communities should be wary of rules that limit conduct of a particular age group....
13:13, 06/26/2019

He knew the danger, say family of man who drowned in Hampstead Heath swimming pond An architect who drowned in one of Hampstead Heath's swimming ponds "knew the dangers" of swimming there and would not have wanted more safety measures put in place, his family said today....
12:52, 06/07/2019

Man’s body found in lake after 3-year-old daughter says, ‘Daddy went swimming’: police Authorities in Texas on Friday recovered a man’s body from a lake after an unaccompanied 3-year-old girl, who was found sleeping alone on a boat, said her “daddy went swimming.”...
04:26, 08/17/2019

Meek Mill to sue Las Vegas hotel for discrimination after being barred from swimming pool Rapper Meek Mill plans to sue the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, alleging the hotel denied him entry to its pool over the weekend because he's black.        ...
22:26, 05/28/2019

Report: Coaches Wasted 25 Minutes Before Calling Paramedics In Heat Stroke Death Of Junior College Football Player Football coaches at Garden City Community College, a prominent junior college program in Kansas that has played in two of the last three NJCAA championship games, reportedly delayed for 25 minutes before contacting paramedics after finding 19-year-ol...
06:52, 06/07/2019

Swimming, s'mores and shots: Camps harden vaccine rules in U.S. measles outbreak As the United States battles its worst measles outbreak in 25 years, summer camps are tightening their policies on vaccines, with some prepared to turn away children whose parents opted not to vaccinate them against the disease....
14:52, 05/23/2019

Instagram models swimming with sharks: Bikini babes pose in JAW-DROPPING pics TWO photographers take stunning snaps of models and sharks. The travel bloggers have attracted 300,000 followers on their France and Jesse Instagram page....
10:52, 05/25/2019

Woman who wore contact lenses while showering, swimming nearly blinded in one eye from rare infection Heads up, contact lens wearers: A woman in England was nearly blinded in one eye after contracting a serious but rare infection likely caused by wearing her contact lenses in the pool and shower. ...
06:52, 07/19/2019

Swimming: U.S. set world record, claim women's 4x100m medley relay gold The United States set a world record of three minutes and 50.40 seconds in the women's 4x100m medley relay final at the world championships on Sunday....
23:00, 07/28/2019

After an eating disorder and obsessive exercise, swimming with friends taught me plumpness is power I was used to strict fitness regimes, but lazy, pleasure-driven swims helped me to feel more comfortable in my own skinIt was last September, while on a hen weekend in north Wales, that I realised how important swimming had become to me.There was a t...
14:13, 07/15/2019

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

Parlee Beach water-monitoring changes remove automatic ‘no swimming’ advisories after rainfall Dr. Jennifer Russell says there's no direct correlation between rainfall and higher bacteria levels and that Parlee Beach Provincial Park has "very, very good water quality."...
16:13, 06/14/2019

Hard-to-kill poop parasites that lurk in swimming pools on the rise, CDC warns Enlarge / What's going on in that swim diaper? (credit: Getty | BSIP) Whatever you do this summer, don’t drink the pool water. Outbreaks of the gastrointestinal parasite cryptosporidium have been spurting upward since 2009, with the number of outb...
19:52, 07/01/2019

Simone Manuel and Caeleb Dressel set medal records at world swimming championships Manuel is first American woman to sweep 50m and 100m freeDressel is first man to win eight medals at a championshipSimone Manuel completed a sweep of the 50m and 100m freestyles at the world swimming championships on Sunday night, the first American ...
18:13, 07/28/2019

Swimming: Incredible Scott split helps Britain to medley relay gold Duncan Scott swam the second-fastest relay split of all time in the anchor leg of the men's 4x100m medley on Sunday, overhauling his U.S. and Russian rivals to secure gold for Britain and deny Caeleb Dressel a seventh world title in Gwangju....
23:00, 07/28/2019

Ledecky claims silver on return as Dressel wins third gold at swimming world champs Katie Ledecky helms USA to silver in 4x200m freestyleCaeleb Dressel stars in 100m freestyle to add to haulThe Americans got ailing Katie Ledecky back. They just couldn’t overcome a world record by the Australians. Ledecky returned in the 4x200m frees...
17:26, 07/25/2019

Texas father’s body found in lake after 3-year-old daughter says, ‘Daddy went swimming’: police Authorities in Texas on Friday recovered a man’s body from a lake after an unaccompanied 3-year-old girl, who was found sleeping alone on a boat, said her “daddy went swimming.”...
16:26, 08/17/2019

Olympic gold medalist and former swimming world record holder Dana Vollmer retires Vollmer won seven Olympic medals, including four golds, and set a world record in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2012 London Olympics.       ...
02:26, 08/03/2019

Bobby Roundtree, Illinois star, suffers severe spinal injury in swimming accident The football future of Bobby Roundtree, one of the Big Ten’s best pass rushers, may now be in doubt. Roundtree, a defensive end for Illinois, suffered a severe spinal injury during a swimming incident on Saturday, according to 247Sports, and un...
19:13, 05/20/2019

Chicago police spot nearly 5-foot-long alligator swimming in lagoon in popular park A nearly 5-foot long alligator was found living in a lagoon in one of Chicago’s most popular parks Tuesday night and officials are not saying how the creature could’ve made its way there. ...
13:00, 07/10/2019

California man, 65, swimming off Maui killed in Hawaii's first fatal shark attack since 2015 A California man died Saturday in Hawaii's first fatal shark attack since 2015. He was swimming about 60 yards from the shore of Ka’anapali Beach.        ...
03:39, 05/27/2019

Swimming great Dawn Fraser labels Sun Yang ‘drug cheat’ after podium clashes • Australian urges Fina to ‘get off their backsides’• Sun cleared in January to swim but Wada have filed appealChinese swimmer Sun Yang is a “drug cheat” who should not be competing at the world championships and governing body Fina need to “get off ...
13:39, 07/24/2019

Border Patrol Agents Reportedly Fired Rubber Bullets at Children and Families Swimming in Juarez Border Patrol agents allegedly fired rubber bullets at families enjoying a peaceful Sunday swim in the Rio Grande in Juarez over the weekend, according to a report from El Paso NBC affiliate KTSM....
14:40, 08/13/2019

Watch: Simone Manuel wins gold medals in 50, 100-meter freestyles at world swimming championships Olympic swimmer Simone Manuel made history by becoming the first American to win the 50 and 100-meter freestyles at the world swimming championships in Gwangju, South Korea....
21:52, 07/28/2019

American teen swimming sensation Regan Smith breaks Missy Franklin’s world record American teenager Regan Smith made a huge splash in the pool Friday morning when she broke Missy Franklin’s world record in the women’s 200-meter backstroke at the world swimming championships....
20:52, 07/26/2019

Reducing 'Ugly Cholesterol' May Help Prevent Stroke: Home Remedies To Manage Cholesterol Reducing high levels of remnant cholesterol or 'ugly cholesterol' can significantly cut the risk of stroke and myocardial infarction, say researchers....
15:00, 08/03/2019

ESPN analyst, former Patriots star Tedy Bruschi doing 'much better' after 2nd stroke Former New England Patriots linebacker and ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi says he's doing much better after suffering 2nd stroke.       ...
17:39, 07/08/2019

Virginia woman contracts flesh-eating infection, has emergency surgery after 10 minutes swimming at local beach A Virginia woman who contracted a flesh-eating staph infection that spread through her leg after just 10 minutes in the water had to have emergency surgery days later, according to reports....
09:26, 07/17/2019

John Singleton, 'Boyz N the Hood' director, in a coma after suffering stroke "Boyz N the Hood" director John Singleton is in a coma, eight days after the 51-year-old suffered a stroke, the Associated Press reports.        ...
21:00, 04/28/2019

'I lost everything': Sharon Stone opens up about 2001 health crisis, massive stroke Academy Award-nominated actress Sharon Stone opened up about her 2001 health crisis to Variety. She told the publication that she "lost everything."        ...
01:00, 07/20/2019

Watch for these heat stroke symptoms as US braces for heat wave Heat stroke is a life-threatening heat-related illness that can develop when heat exhaustion is untreated. It can lead to muscle damage, kidney, liver and brain damage, and even heart damage....
00:00, 07/20/2019

Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship, joins Tiger Woods as only back-to-back winners in stroke play FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka wins PGA Championship, joins Tiger Woods as only back-to-back winners in stroke play....
03:13, 05/20/2019

'Young and the Restless': Kristoff St. John's Neil Winters may have died of massive stroke "From everything I've seen and heard, it sounds like a massive stroke," a doctor said on "Y&R" of Neil Winters, played by the late Kristoff St. John.        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Swimming pools, RVs, farms and boats: Peer-to-peer rentals take cues from Airbnb There are now peer-to-peer rental companies that let you rent out private pools, jets, boats and outdoor recreation in an Airbnb-fashion.        ...
15:13, 06/04/2019

Iowa teachers Kenneth Anderson, Mark Anderson found dead in swimming pool Two teachers from Iowa were found dead in an apparent drowning in a swimming pool, officials said. Police discovered the bodies of Kenneth Anderson, 57, and Mark Anderson, 60, in a backyard pool Monday evening at a Davenport home, news station WQAD r...
21:39, 07/24/2019

Best waterproof headphones 2019: the best swimming headphones to take in the pool Splish, splash, are you dripping with cash? Waterproof headphones are an absolute must if you're a regular swimmer, letting you add some tunes to your exercise routines no matter how many meters you are underneath the water or waves.While grabbi...
12:13, 04/29/2019

Dominic Hamlyn: Further tributes paid as son of top brain surgeon Peter Hamlyn dies aged 24 after being found unconscious in swimming pool Tributes have been paid to the son of a world-renowned brain surgeon who died aged 24 of a suspected heart attack during his brother's 21st birthday party....
02:00, 07/31/2019

Family of art student who drowned during heatwave warn: 'Don't go swimming in the Thames' The family of a young artist who drowned in the Thames during the heatwave today warned Londoners to stay out of the river, saying: "No family should go through what we have."...
15:00, 07/26/2019

Ryan Lochte gives gold medal to young fan, says 'I don’t know half the swimmers I’m swimming against' Ryan Lochte won the 200-meter individual medley at the U.S. national championships and kept up his tradition of giving away his medal to a young fan.       ...
17:52, 08/05/2019

Tom Daley's husband accuses British Swimming of 'corruption' and creating 'toxic environment' in social media rant The husband of Olympic gold medallist Tom Daley has accused British Swimming of corruption and creating a "toxic environment" for their family in a social media rant....
23:13, 05/20/2019

Smart goggles: Here's what it's like to go swimming with FORM, premium AR goggles Traditional swim goggles just got an upgrade. FORM lets you take advantage of augmented reality and real-time performance metrics in the pool.       ...
18:13, 08/07/2019

Damaged Whaley Bridge dam explorers risk injury and becoming trapped, warn firefighters After more than 1,500 people were evacuated from the town since August 1, Derbyshire Police said stability of the dam wall at Toddbrook Reservoir had been achieved at 1pm on August 7 and people could return to their homes....
01:39, 08/16/2019

Japanese chef Nobu originally refused Robert De Niro's New York restaurant offer Nobu had been nervous about partnerships after losing money in restaurants in Peru and Alaska, but his first venture with De Niro in New York opened in Tribeca in 1994 and had much success. The pair went on to found Nobu Hospitality together....
02:00, 08/16/2019

Microsoft bucks trend, maintains contractor reviews of voice recording Cortana integration lets Windows Phone users speak to the new Band. A wave of privacy scandals has led several major companies to end or pause their programs for human reviews of voice recordings. But Microsoft has bucked the trend. Last week, a w...
02:00, 08/16/2019

Walmart Continues Run of Sales Growth, Raises Forecasts Walmart said sales rose in the second quarter due to some price increases, strong grocery sales and more visitors to its stores and websites. The retailer raised its profit forecasts for the year....
02:00, 08/16/2019

Argentina's Macri shelves sales taxes as he seeks to cut left's lead Argentine President Mauricio Macri, smarting from a bruising primary election loss, announced on Thursday an end to sales taxes on basic food products until the end of the year in a bid to salvage his re-election prospects and end an economic crisis....
02:00, 08/16/2019

Argentina's Macri says sales tax to be eliminated on some food products until end of year Argentine President Mauricio Macri said on Thursday that sales tax will be eliminated on some basic food products, including bread, sugar and milk, until the end of year....
02:00, 08/16/2019

Lebanon's Hariri hopes for decision in September on sea border talks Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri said on Thursday after talks in Washington that he hoped for a final decision, possibly in September, on a proposal for resolving a maritime border dispute with Israel on a gas pipeline....
02:00, 08/16/2019

Retrial resumes of Salvadoran woman on homicide charge after delivering stillborn son The retrial of a Salvadoran woman convicted of aggravated homicide after a stillbirth resumed on Thursday, offering a chance to overturn her 30-year sentence in a country that bans abortion in all circumstances....
02:00, 08/16/2019

‘There’s a Bigger Lesson’: Laverne Cox Talks About the Future of Trans Visibility—Onscreen and Off Laverne Cox is looking beyond being “first.” Now nominated for her third Emmy since 2014 for Orange Is the New Black, which just aired its final season, the actress and activist, indisputably a pioneer in her field, spoke to W magazine about the hono...
02:52, 08/16/2019

|WATCH:Nikestepsintothesubscriptionservicebusiness Parents can subscribe for kids ages 2 to 10 and receive Nike shoes delivered to their door. The boxed service boasts over 100 different styles of kicks ranging from performance to street wear options....
02:52, 08/16/2019

|UPDATE:SAdoesnotneedaloanbutitcandomuchbetterongrowthpolicies,saysIMF The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) senior resident representative in South Africa Montfort Mlachila has confirmed that South Africa has not requested an IMF loan....
02:52, 08/16/2019

Former NASCAR driver Earnhardt Jr. ‘safe’ after plane crash in Tennessee: sister The NASCAR television analyst and former driver's sister, Kelley Earnhardt Miller, tweeted that "everyone is safe and has been taken to the hospital for further evaluation."...
02:52, 08/16/2019

Kary B. Mullis, 74, Dies; Found a Way to Analyze DNA and Won Nobel His discovery created a new world of possibilities in diagnosing disease, unearthing the past and assisting in criminal cases, including O.J. Simpson’s murder trial....
02:52, 08/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios continues feud with chair umpire, smashes two rackets in hallway, is fined $113,000 Fiery tennis player Nick Kyrgios had several choice words for chair umpire Fergus Murphy, who has drawn Kyrgios' ire before.        ...
03:13, 08/16/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and family survive fiery plane crash in Tennessee CARTER COUNTY, Tenn. (NBC NEWS) – NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and 1-year-old daughter were transported to a hospital following a private plane crash at a Tennessee airport Thursday. The Carter County Sheriff’s Office confir...
03:13, 08/16/2019

Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins suffers torn ACL Four-time NBA All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, who signed with the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, suffered a torn ACL this week.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Tiger Woods breaks par, but he's six shots back at BMW Championship Tiger Woods put his signature to pedestrian 1-under-par 71 on day when nearly half the field at BMW Championship was speeding along in the 60s.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Alabama fan who killed Auburn trees not paying up The Alabama fan who pleaded guilty to poisoning oak trees at Auburn University's Toomer's Corner has not been making court-ordered payments.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Mississippi State football player pleads guilty to animal cruelty for starving dog Mississippi State offensive lineman Michael Story pleaded guilty to animal cruelty for staving a Great Dane that belonged to an ex-girlfriend.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Video released of Conor McGregor sucker punching man in Dublin pub TMZ video has emerged appearing to show Conor McGregor striking a man in a Dublin pub after refusing to accept a drink.       ...
03:39, 08/16/2019

There’s something fishy about Amazon’s FC Ambassadors Amazon's really been on a roll lately. Well, in terms of becoming an actual supervillain organization. They've already got multiple HQs, can bully (most) local governments into acquiescing to their various whims, are making deals with law e...
03:39, 08/16/2019

Disparities in access to best stroke treatment (Reuters Health) - Less than 10% of U.S. stroke patients get a treatment that evidence shows is most effective for a certain type of stroke – and the odds are even lower for patients who are black and Hispanic, a U.S. study suggests....
04:26, 08/16/2019

Trudeau, Once the Bright New Hope, Enters Campaign Tarnished by Scandal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada hope for reelection rests with a small number of uncommitted voters following an ethics watchdog’s findings that he broke the law....
04:26, 08/16/2019

Your old pal Drew Barrymore is trying to get into the daytime talk show game After three years living on the blood-rich buffet of Netflix’s Santa Clarita Diet, Drew Barrymore is apparently ready for some somewhat lighter fare (indeed, possibly the lightest fare there is): Daytime talk. Deadline reports that Barrymore—who’s wo...
04:52, 08/16/2019

Netflix's first To All The Boys I've Loved Before sequel will be here just in time for Valentine's 2020 It’s no surprise that Netflix has been working on a sequel to To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before; not only was director Susan Johnson’s teen-focused rom-com a huge hit for the streaming service, but both of original novel author Jenny Han’s follow-up ...
04:52, 08/16/2019

'The small car market is facing an ownership revolution' Opinion 15 Aug, 2019 With small cars getting increasingly more expensive, owners are turning more to PCP deals to get the best value, says John McIIroy...
05:13, 08/16/2019

Earnings Outlook for S&P 500 Companies Looks Bleak Wall Street analysts have cut third-quarter profit estimates, painting a gloomy picture for investors already grappling with a trade war, economic weakness and ominous signs from the bond market....
05:13, 08/16/2019

Jon Gruden Turns Worrying Shade Of Red Over Preseason Delay-Of-Game Penalty Mike Glennon threw a 53-yard touchdown pass to [checks notes] Rico Gafford in the first quarter of Thursday night’s Raiders-Cardinals preseason game on ESPN. Immediately afterward, with the poor, addled fans in attendance still buzzing over the hooku...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Family Hospitalized After Fiery Plane Crash UPDATE: Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his family have been discharged from the hospital following Thursday's plane crash. A spokesperson for NBC Sports shared in a statement, "We're......
06:00, 08/16/2019

Skip the Binge Sesh With This Handy Recap of Mindhunter Season 1 Where do we begin? If it seems like years have gone by since Netflix first released Mindhunter, then you technically wouldn't be wrong. The first season was dropped in October 2017......
06:00, 08/16/2019

Why Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth's Marriage Isn't Over Just Yet Miley Cyrus can't stop and won't stop thinking about her future with Liam Hemsworth. Less than a week after news broke that the couple was splitting up after less than a year of......
06:00, 08/16/2019

Dax Shepard Gets the Last Laugh Over Tabloid Report on His ''Addiction Issues'' and Marriage to Kristen Bell When it comes to Dax Shepard he is pretty much an open book. The actor frequently shares intimate details about his marriage, lifestyle and past struggles with drug addiction on his......
06:00, 08/16/2019

Voters Have Some Legitimate(ly Sexist) Concerns About Elizabeth Warren Democratic presidential candidate and Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren has a lot of great ideas she would like to implement as president! But she’s also a woman! AARRRGGGG between these two factors, it’s a tough decision for voters to make, a sigh...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Hahahaha, Suck It Andrew Carnegie Yesterday, hundreds of employees of the Carnegie Library system in Pittsburgh voted to unionize with the United Steelworkers. HOW YOU LIKE THAT, ANDREW CARNEGIE, YOU OLD DEAD GHOST?...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Meghalaya Police's Tweet On Drug Peddlers Selling Rasna Is Hilarious On Thursday, Meghalaya Police tweeted about Shillong drug peddlers selling a powdered fruit drink instead of narcotics and urging anyone who had been ripped off by them to come forward and report it....
06:26, 08/16/2019

Nets CEO Brett Yormark plans to step down The changing of the Nets’ hierarchy continues. It was reported earlier this week that Alibaba co-founder Joseph Tsai is close to signing a deal to buy the remaining 51% of the Nets from current majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov. Tsai, as first reporte...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Giants’ second preseason game the time for Eli Manning to assert himself There was a time in his career when Eli Manning was known as something of a risk-taker, trusting his instincts and his right arm and his ability to decipher what the defense was trying to do, confident he could solve what he was seeing by putting the...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Indonesia president formally proposes relocating capital to Borneo Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Friday formally proposed to parliament a plan to move the country's capital from Jakarta, on the crowded island of Java, to Kalimantan on the island of Borneo....
06:52, 08/16/2019

On Raksha Bandhan, Wife Of Soldier Killed In 1992 Got A Surprise Gift The wife of a soldier who died in a terrorist attack in December 1992 celebrated a special Raksha Bandhan after being gifted a 'pucca (concrete)' home, built with donations raised by neighbour...
07:39, 08/16/2019

"Closed Consultation" At UN Security Council Today Over India's J&K Move The UN Security Council will meet today to discuss India's decision to revoke Article 370, which gave special status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir after Pakistan wrote a letter on the issue to the......
07:39, 08/16/2019

CEOs are paid 278 times more than average US worker CEO pay has increased 1,008 percent between 1978 and 2018, while typical worker pay has edged up 12 percent, according to an analysis from the Economic Policy Institute....
07:39, 08/16/2019

US health officials push for graphic warning labels on cigarettes US health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage and Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would be the first change to US cigarette warnings in 35 years....
07:39, 08/16/2019

Exclusive: Shared Afghanistan interests create opening for U.S.-Iran back channel - sources Western intermediaries are trying to persuade arch foes Iran and the United States to cooperate on bolstering security in Afghanistan as U.S. President Donald Trump seeks to extract America from its longest war, according to three source familiar wit...
07:39, 08/16/2019

Russian Sully: Pilot hailed as hero for landing in cornfield after collision with seagulls Urals Airlines Cap. Damir Yusupov, who landed in a Russian cornfield after a bird strike, is an ex-lawyer who graduated flight school in 2013.       ...
08:26, 08/16/2019

| Sudan to launch historic transition to civilian rule Sudan's military rulers and protest leaders on Saturday are scheduled to sign a landmark deal reached after a bloody uprising which is meant to pave the way for civilian rule....
08:26, 08/16/2019

'Bees, not refugees': the environmentalist roots of anti-immigrant bigotry Recent mass shootings have been linked to ‘eco-xenophobia’ – part of a tradition that dates to America’s first conservationistsThe environmentalist, white nationalist, and influential anti-immigration activist John Tanton died less than three weeks b...
08:26, 08/16/2019

It feels bad being a good teacher in Fire Emblem: Three Houses Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
08:52, 08/16/2019

METALS-Shanghai nickel jumps, LME 3-mth spread at decade high amid supply worries Shanghai nickel prices surged, while a key indicator of supply shortage jumped to a decade high on Friday, amid ongoing worries about supplies disruption from top ore producer Indonesia....
08:52, 08/16/2019

French 'Spiderman' travels to Hong Kong and climbs tower to unfurl banner pleading for peace French "Spiderman" freeclimber Alain Robert, who stunned London by scaling the Heron Tower bare-handed, has climbed a 68-storey Hong Kong skyscraper to plead for peace in the region....
09:13, 08/16/2019

Whitney Port says she 'regrets' turning down 'one-night stand' with Leonardo DiCaprio While many suitors dream of a late-night rendezvous with Leonardo DiCaprio, Whitney Port said she had a chance but regrettably passed.        ...
09:13, 08/16/2019

Lenovo Warns of Price Hikes to Absorb US Tariffs Lenovo Group, the world's largest PC maker, warned it will have to raise product prices if US tariffs increase, sending its shares tumbling 6.5 percent to two-month lows....
09:39, 08/16/2019

Missouri man says Walmart weapons incident was 'not a hate-inspired act': report The self-described Second Amendment advocate who authorities say walked into a Walmart store in Missouri last week, wearing body armor and carrying loaded weapons, reportedly admits his timing was bad given the recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas...
10:00, 08/16/2019

1,300 pounds of marijuana found floating off California: Coast Guard Numerous plastic-wrapped bales of marijuana – weighing a total of 1,300 pounds – were found floating in the ocean off the coast of Southern California, authorities said....
10:00, 08/16/2019

Opinion: Kyler Murray regresses in Cardinals' second preseason game, but better days ahead After an impressive debut last week, Arizona Cardinals rookie Kyler Murray regressed in his second NFL preseason game.       ...
10:26, 08/16/2019

Diabetes Diet: This Quinoa And Black Bean Salad Is An Ideal Meal For Stable Blood Sugar Level Diet for diabetes: The management of diabetes relies largely on lifestyle and diet modifications. It is imperative for diabetics to give up sugary foods and include foods with low glycaemic......
10:52, 08/16/2019

NASA picks Alabama site as HQ for human moon lander program: sources The head of NASA is set to announce plans on Friday to name the U.S. space agency's Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama as headquarters for its human lunar lander program, signaling progress in its drive to put astronauts back on the moon by 2024...
10:52, 08/16/2019

U.S. federal death row inmate challenges January execution Lawyers for one of five federal prisoners scheduled by President Donald Trump's administration for execution have launched a two-pronged legal effort to prevent the government from carrying out the lethal injection slated for January....
10:52, 08/16/2019

Shocked Israel would ban Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar? Don't be | Joshua Leifer The extent to which the Israeli government has designated opposition to its policies as not just illegitimate but also illegal is now plain to seeAnyone paying attention to the politics of Israel-Palestine could sense this was coming. It was was only...
10:52, 08/16/2019

Buenos Aires judge bans delivery apps after road accidents spike Ruling also raises concerns over workers’ rights, and orders credit card companies to block transactions made via appsWhen a courier delivering a takeaway in Buenos Aires was hit by a car, the company’s response was not to check how he was, but to as...
10:52, 08/16/2019

AOL Could've Saved the World Can you imagine a world where AOL owned YouTube and Facebook? It sounds delightfully boring. And it almost came to be, according to the former AOL CEO Jon Miller.Read more......
10:52, 08/16/2019

North Korea rejects South's 'foolish' vow for unity talks Pyongyang has rejected South Korea's hopes for dialogue, saying inter-Korea talks are off the table. North Korea launched two missiles into the sea in protest of joint US-South Korea military drills....
11:39, 08/16/2019

Facebook failed to warn users of known risks before 2018 breach: court filing Facebook users suing the world's largest social media network over a 2018 data breach say it failed to warn them about risks tied to its single sign-on tool, even though it protected its employees, a court filing on Thursday showed....
12:00, 08/16/2019

England and Wales could battle it out to become world leaders • Cardiff winners will top rankings if All Blacks lose to Australia• World Cup warm-ups ‘like poker’, says coach Scott WisemantelAccording to the number-crunching boffins who compile World Rugby’s rankings this could be the most significant weekend f...
12:26, 08/16/2019

After ban, Israel permits U.S. Rep Tlaib to make humanitarian visit to family in West Bank Israel decided on Friday to allow U.S. congresswoman Rashida Tlaib - a critic of Israeli policy toward the Palestinians - to visit family in the occupied West Bank on humanitarian grounds after barring her from making an official visit to Israel....
12:52, 08/16/2019

Iran tanker could leave Gibraltar on Friday unless U.S. legal bid succeeds An Iranian tanker caught in the standoff between Tehran and the West could sail free from British territory Gibraltar on Friday, unless a last-ditch push by the United States succeeds in dragging the saga back into court....
12:52, 08/16/2019

Israel grants Rashida Tlaib special permission to visit West Bank Israeli officials have granted Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib permission to visit relatives in the West Bank, one day after they barred her and Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar from entry to Israel....
14:26, 08/16/2019

North Korea mocks South's president after latest missile test, rejects peace talks North Korea took aim at South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Friday for his rosy comments about the supposed peace dialogue between the two nations, saying that his remarks would make a “boiled head of a cow (fall into) a side-splitting laughter.”...
15:39, 08/16/2019

Traveler captures the beauty of crystal clear water in Philippines lake A traveler captured the blue-green color of Barracuda Lake, revealing the ominous-looking vast space of empty water.       ...
15:39, 08/16/2019

| Does North Korea's Kim get Trump tweet alerts? How people stay informed in the Hermit State of North Korea is always a question, and US President Donald Trump may have answered it Thursday: by Twitter alerts....
15:39, 08/16/2019

Unnao Rape Accused Kuldeep Sengar Seen In Independence Day Poster With PM A poster featuring Unnao rape accused Kuldeep Sengar alongside Prime Minister Narendra Modi was released in a local daily to commemorate Independence Day and Raksha Bandhan...
16:00, 08/16/2019

No Man's Sky Players Are Spotting Pink Grass, And They're Thrilled No Man’s Sky’s massive updates have changed a lot of the game since launch, including planet generation. Somewhere along the way, some bright colors of grass were lost—especially pink grass. Players seem to have noticed their absence sometime after N...
16:00, 08/16/2019

British authorities arrest 10 after officer killed British authorities arrested 10 people, including a 13-year-old boy, in Berkshire after a police officer was killed while investigating a burglary late Thursday....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Cathay Pacific CEO quits over Hong Kong protest blowback Rupert Hogg is the first major corporate casualty of the Hong Kong protests, as firms face pressure to support Beijing. The airline has been forced to clamp down after some of its staff joined the protests....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Delta Sues Chatbot Provider Over 2017 Breach The airline is suing an artificial-intelligence company that powered a chatbot on its website, accusing it of lax cybersecurity that caused a 2017 data breach. The unusual lawsuit highlights the sensitive relations between companies that have been ha...
16:26, 08/16/2019

President Trump Considered Buying Greenland for the U.S., Sources Say (WASHINGTON) — Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U.S. A Trump ally told The Associated Press on Thursday that the president had discussed the purchase b...
16:26, 08/16/2019

With game-winning grand slam, Bryce Harper comes through in clutch — again — for Phillies The massive blast capped a comeback against the Cubs and also served as a reminder that Harper is doing more to justify his massive contract than may be initially apparent....
16:26, 08/16/2019

Gov’t wants a new 911-like number just for suicide hotline Send Silence Packing uses empty backpacks to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Photo by Active Minds NEW YORK (AP) — With suicides on the rise, the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach. Once implemented, peo...
16:52, 08/16/2019

Why You Probably Shouldn't Book a Flight Through a Third-Party Travel Site Last month, scammers posing as Expedia stole thousands of dollars from travelers hoping to confirm or change their bookings over the phone. But booking flights with the real Expedia—and any other third-party site like Travelocity or Kayak—comes with...
17:13, 08/16/2019

Rep. Rashida Tlaib won't visit Israel, West Bank under restrictions Rep. Rashida Tlaib said Friday she would not travel to Israel to visit relatives on the West Bank after Israeli officials banned her, then gave her restricted permission....
17:13, 08/16/2019

Rashida Tlaib Says She Won’t Visit West Bank Under Israel’s Conditions Israel said on Friday that Ms. Tlaib could visit her grandmother in the West Bank if she agreed not to “promote boycotts.” Ms. Tlaib said she would cancel her trip....
17:13, 08/16/2019

Cape Cod’s pool business going swimmingly — thanks to sharks Rampant shark sightings and closures of popular Massachusetts beaches are leading a growing number of Cape Cod residents to build backyard pools, according to reports. With at least 42 shark sightings tallied on Cape Cod even since just Aug. 1, local...
17:39, 08/16/2019

Prosecutors seek to question Emmy Tayler, second British woman with ties to Epstein Prosecutors in the US are seeking to interview a second British woman with links to Jeffrey Epstein, according to a new report. Epstein’s accusers told investigators that Emmy Tayler was part of the convicted pedophile’s inner circle in t...
17:39, 08/16/2019

NYC subway station evacuated after suspicious devices found Police say two suspicious objects that prompted an evacuation of a major lower Manhattan subway station are not explosives.        ...
17:39, 08/16/2019

Migrant kids split at border were harmed in foster care, claims say Dozens of families separated at the border say their young children were sexually, physically or emotionally abused in federally funded foster care.        ...
17:39, 08/16/2019

How an unknown 23-year-old from Pakistan became the talk of the esports world Siddique was a relative unknown when he came to Evo Japan this year, but now he's a two-time Tekken champ and a local celebrity in his home city of Lahore, Pakistan....
18:00, 08/16/2019

Don't have time (or will) to pack lunch for your kids? There's a subscription for that With back-to-school of the horizon, some parents are opting for pre-packaged, kid-friendly lunches delivered to their doorsteps on a weekly basis.       ...
18:00, 08/16/2019

Use a fitness app to track your workouts? Your data may not be as protected as you think USA TODAY Sports examined what popular fitness-tracking hardware and app companies state in privacy statements and terms of service. Is your info safe?       ...
18:00, 08/16/2019

Big brands say 'sorry' as China market expands Calvin Klein, Coach, Givenchy, Dolce & Gabbana, Swarovski — and now, Versace. The list of foreign brands that have generated online fury in China would make for a glittering evening of luxury and fashion....
18:00, 08/16/2019

Cathay Pacific CEO resigns after Beijing pressure following Hong Kong protests Company chairman John Slosar said the airline needed new management because events had “called into question” its commitment to safety and security.        ...
18:00, 08/16/2019

Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead Both Got Fined 6 Figures for Fake Emergency Alerts Both Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The Walking Dead have been hit with six-figure fines by the Federal Communications Commission for misusing emergency alert system tones. In a statement released Thursday, the FCC announced that it had reached settlements w...
18:01, 08/16/2019

Bomb Strikes Pakistan Mosque Frequented by Afghan Taliban Chief The bombing came as the United States and the Taliban near a deal. It was unclear whether the Taliban’s top leader Mawlawi Haibatullah was at the mosque....
18:26, 08/16/2019

Ariana Grande secretly paid for Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom's meal: 'Such a boss move' Perry described how she and her actor husband, dining with his eight-year-old son Flynn, saw Grande at a restaurant.        ...
18:52, 08/16/2019

Detained Kashmir-Based Journalist Released On Bond A Kashmir-based journalist, who was picked up from his home in Pulwama by security forces Thursday night, has been released on a bond, officials said on Friday....
18:52, 08/16/2019

Samantha Ford: Depressed mother who drowned twins 'to punish husband' jailed for 10 years A mother suffering from acute depression, who drowned her 23-month-old twins in the bath following the breakdown of her marriage, has been jailed for 10 years....
18:52, 08/16/2019

Apple AirPods get a redesign from original Macintosh team – and they look a bit silly True wireless earbuds may seem like tech from the future, but have you ever imagined what they might look like in a few years?Frog, the company that designed the iconic Apple Macintosh have, and its conceptual Apple AirPod alternatives are certainly ...
19:13, 08/16/2019

Lou Piniella’s Baseball Hall of Fame snub still stings You enter a conversation with Lou Piniella ready to be entertained. Not necessarily surprised, though. The beloved longtime player and manager operates without much of a filter, so he has to work pretty hard to surprise you. Nevertheless, Sweet Lou c...
19:13, 08/16/2019

NFL preseason: The Eagles are running out of quarterbacks It’s becoming dangerous to be an Eagles quarterback. With franchise QB Carson Wentz sitting out and backup Nate Sudfeld out for six weeks after breaking his wrist in the preseason opener, the Eagles turned to Cody Kessler for Thursday’s t...
19:13, 08/16/2019

Gurugram Restaurants Opt Out Of Food Applications; Say No To Heavy Discounts Restaurants have floated #LogOut campaign on social media to protest against offers-driven paid membership programs such as Zomato (Gold), EazyDiner (Prime)....
19:39, 08/16/2019

Zinedine Zidane ready to rely on ‘important’ Gareth Bale for Real Madrid • Welsh forward set to stay after collapse of Jiangsu Suning deal• Eden Hazard out for several weeks with thigh injuryZinedine Zidane is ready to put his faith in Gareth Bale as the forward suddenly looks set to stay at Real Madrid.Bale was omitted f...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day three abandoned after rain – as it happened Jofra Archer took his first Test wicket as England reduced Australia to 80 for four at lunch - but then it rained for the rest of the day 6.33pm BST Related: Jofra Archer off mark for England but threat of second Test draw looms 5.46pm BST The fore...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Two women sue Jeffrey Epstein's estate for $100 million over alleged sex abuse Two women who said they were recruited 15 years ago to provide massages to Jeffrey Epstein, only to be later sexually molested by him at his Manhattan mansion, have filed a $100 million lawsuit against the financier's estate....
20:00, 08/16/2019

FDA approves Celgene's bone marrow cancer treatment The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Celgene Corp's Inrebic to treat certain rare forms of bone marrow cancer called myelofibrosis, making it the second approved drug to treat the disease....
20:00, 08/16/2019

FDA approves AbbVie's new rheumatoid arthritis drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved AbbVie Inc's new treatment for rheumatoid arthritis, a win for the drugmaker seeking to widen its portfolio as its blockbuster flagship therapy Humira faces competition....
20:00, 08/16/2019

Massachusetts RMV suspends 869 more drivers two months after deadly N.H. motorcycle crash The Massachusetts RMV has now suspended more than 2,400 drivers for out-of-state violations that weren't processed. More are likely.        ...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Maths and tech specialists need Hippocratic oath, says academic Exclusive: Hannah Fry says ethical pledge needed in tech fields that will shape futureMathematicians, computer engineers and scientists in related fields should take a Hippocratic oath to protect the public from powerful new technologies under develo...
20:26, 08/16/2019

"Body Blow To Democracy": Rahul Gandhi On J&K Congress Leaders' "Arrest" Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday condemned the "arrest" of the party's Jammu and Kashmir chief Ghulam Ahmed Mir and spokesperson Ravinder Sharma, saying it was another "body blow" to democracy......
20:52, 08/16/2019

Kapil Dev Says CAC Must Have Say In Selection Of Support Staff After reappointing Ravi Shastri as the head coach of Indian men's cricket team, Kapil Dev said that the CAC should have a say in the process to select the support staff....
20:52, 08/16/2019

Yankees’ Mike Tauchman First Did His Homework, Then Got His Chance The outfielder embraced what it means to be a modern player, using video, data and opportunity to emerge as an invaluable contributor to his new team....
20:52, 08/16/2019

Capital One Really Dragged Its Ass on the Anti-Hack Stuff: Report Ahead of a massive data breach that exposed the personally identifiable information of more than 100 million people, a new report claims, Capital One may have failed to take measures to better detect potential hacks—which, from where now stand, seems...
20:52, 08/16/2019

U.S. judge urges VW, SEC to resolve civil Dieselgate suit A federal judge in California on Friday urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Volkswagen AG to resolve a civil suit stemming from its Dieselgate emissions scandal....
21:13, 08/16/2019

Trump Fat-Shamed His Own Supporter at Unhinged Rally in New Hampshire Look, I don’t know how else to say this: President Donald Trump made a dumb fat joke—accidentally aimed at one of his own supporters—after a small group of protesters interrupted his New Hampshire rally on Thursday night....
21:39, 08/16/2019

Buttigieg offers most controversial statement yet on campaign trail: Get rid of the DH South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, who's spoken in favor of workers' rights in his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, raised eyebrows Friday after reportedly championing an economic system that forces some workers to perform ad...
21:39, 08/16/2019

This leak might be Samsung’s next-gen smartphone design, but I hope not because it’s so stupid The first smartphone that Samsung ever released with a curved display was awful and pointless. It was called the Galaxy Round and it had a screen with concave curvature for absolutely no reason whatsoever. As I’ve had to explain time and time a...
21:39, 08/16/2019

One of the most anticipated Android flagships of 2019 was just spotted in the wild The closer we get to the holiday season, the more flagship smartphones will hit stores. The Galaxy Note 10 is the early exception, as Samsung wants it in stores as fast as possible before the next iPhone arrives. But all the other ones will drop in S...
21:39, 08/16/2019

Hidden gestures you didn’t know about make switching Google accounts so much easier Many people who use Google services have more than one account, which means they always have to pay attention and use certain apps with specific accounts. The easiest example is using Gmail for work. If the company you work for gives you a Gmail-base...
21:39, 08/16/2019

India to Ease Restrictions in Kashmir After Protests, and Economy, Slow India said it would begin to relax restrictions on residents in the disputed northern state of Jammu and Kashmir after initiating curbs last week in a bid to prevent unrest....
22:00, 08/16/2019

| WATCH | Epstein autopsy shows broken neck bones: US media An autopsy of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein found broken bones in his neck, US media reports, as New York's medical examiner said the cause of death required further study....
22:00, 08/16/2019

Mindhunter season two review – still TV's classiest guilty pleasure The psychopath killer thriller’s FBI maverick sleuth is more authentic than ever as he investigates the Atlanta child murders and the ‘BTK strangler’If you’re going to indulge in a nasty crime drama, at least make it the classiest one on TV. Mindhunt...
22:26, 08/16/2019

Friendly Fires: Inflorescent review – deliciously cheesy 80s disco vibes (Casablanca Records/Polydor)Harking back to the era of funkily optimistic pop may not speak to our times, but FF’s first album in eight years is truly joyousWhen Friendly Fires released their debut album in 2008, the St Albans trio’s busy, brooding b...
22:26, 08/16/2019

Dad and daughter need a little help in this super relatable clip from Matthew Cherry's animated short "Hair Love" Audiences who plan on checking out The Angry Birds Movie 2 in theaters this weekend will also get to watch “Hair Love,” the animated short film by filmmaker Matthew Cherry and executive-produced by Peter Ramsey (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse) and...
22:26, 08/16/2019

Jim Gaffigan returns from the brink for some reliably funny Quality Time When Jim Gaffigan took his sixth standup special, Noble Ape, from his cozy and profitable Netflix home to the relatively risky Comedy Dynamics Network, it was, as he explained to The A.V. Club, because he was at something of a crossroads. Noble Ape w...
22:26, 08/16/2019

Moto’s 5G Mod is now compatible with the two-year-old Z2 Force Back when Motorola announced the Moto Z in 2016, one way the company tried to sell consumers on Moto Mods was to promise that they would extend the life of the phone. In a way, Motorola is delivering on that promise with a new update to its 5G Moto M...
22:26, 08/16/2019

Investigative thriller game 'Telling Lies' drops August 23rd Telling Lies, the spritual successor of indie darling Her Story, will officially be available for PC, Mac and iOS devices on August 23. Gamers excited to get their hands on the new title from developer Sam Barlow can pre-order the investigative thril...
22:26, 08/16/2019

In Venezuela, young baseball players still have big dreams Venezuela was an incubator of Major League Baseball stars such as Miguel Cabrera and Felix Hernández, but now the troubled country is struggling to showcase emerging talent...
22:52, 08/16/2019

Confidence matters more than mortgage rates in housing, and confidence just took a hit Mortgage rates have been falling sharply over the last three months, which should be incredibly positive for the housing market, but so far reaction has been muted in both home sales and new home construction....
22:52, 08/16/2019

Dollar firms, global stocks soar on ECB rate cut expectations U.S. and European stocks surged on Friday on expectations the European Central Bank will cut interest rates but the dollar pared gains against the euro after a report said the German government was prepared to take on new debt to lift the economy....
22:52, 08/16/2019

Amazon.com defeats IRS appeal in U.S. tax dispute Amazon.com Inc on Friday defeated an appeal by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service in what the online retailer has called a $1.5 billion dispute over its tax treatment of transactions with a Luxembourg subsidiary....
22:52, 08/16/2019

Kristen Wiig Is Engaged to Boyfriend Avi Rothman Kristen Wiig may get some bridesmaids of her own, because she is engaged! Someone order that cookie! The 45-year-old Bridesmaids actress and Saturday Night Live alum is set to marry Avi......
23:39, 08/16/2019

VMware's proposed Pivotal acquisition shows Cloud Foundry's strength Not so long ago there were fears that Cloud Foundry and other Platform-as-a-Service programs were on their way out. VMware's proposed purchase of Pivotal shows there's a dance in the old PaaS yet....
23:39, 08/16/2019

China-Owned Tanker Changes Name Apparently To Evade US Sanctions: Report While in the Indian Ocean heading toward the Strait of Malacca, the very large crude carrier (VLCC) Pacific Bravo went dark on June 5, shutting off the transponder that signals its position and......
23:39, 08/16/2019

MOVES-Tauber Oil snags ex-Chevron trader as VP of oil marketing Privately-owned Tauber Oil Co has snagged ex-Chevron Corp oil trader Robert Goldsworthy to help expand its Gulf Coast trading book, according to two people familiar with the matter....
00:00, 08/17/2019

Palo Alto executive VP of worldwide sales steps down Palo Alto Networks Inc said on Friday its executive vice president of worldwide sales, Dave Peranich, is stepping down after three years in the cyber security company....
00:00, 08/17/2019

London Stock Exchange hit by worst outage since 2011 Software glitch prevented investors trading for more than an hour and a halfThe London stock market has experienced its worst outage in eight years after a systems failure prevented trading in the shares of Britain’s biggest companies.A software glit...
00:00, 08/17/2019

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Insider Program is go for takeoff Microsoft Flight Simulator has a new development roadmap now that the publisher has opened up the game's Insiders Program, which you can sign up for now.Read More...
00:26, 08/17/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason Week 2 takeaways Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard watches and analyzes everything from this and every week of preseason football to help you make good decisions and unearth steals on Draft Day....
00:26, 08/17/2019

De Blasio, Steve Bullock to participate in CNN town halls Mayor Bill de Blasio and Montana Gov. Steve Bullock will each have a CNN town hall on Sunday, Aug. 25, in what could be their final hope to stay in the presidential race, the cable network announced Friday. De Blasio will get the 7 p.m. slot with anc...
01:13, 08/17/2019

A Woman Lived with a 'Twin' Inside Her for 17 Years Without Knowing A young woman in India unknowingly lived with one of the rarest and most unsettling medical conditions for nearly two decades, her doctors say. According to a case report out this week, the woman had a sac containing her still-growing “twin” lodged i...
01:13, 08/17/2019

Air travelers entering US face long delays as CBP computers crash Air travellers entering the US were delayed on Friday after a computer issue prevented customs officials from processing their immigration information. The CBP is reportedly investigating the problem but have yet to identify the cause....
01:39, 08/17/2019

He spoke for Maryland football players after a teammate’s death. His next field: Politics. Ellis McKennie is best known for his response to the death of his friend Jordan McNair. His desire to leave an impact guides his aspirations for the future....
01:39, 08/17/2019

US Open tennis 2019: All the cool, free Fan Week fun This week, you can head to Queens for a slew of free programming, from a photo show to happy hours accompanied by DJ sets. And, if you want, you can see Serena Williams, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal practice their tennis swings — again, for free. I...
02:00, 08/17/2019

VW's Electric Dune Buggy Finally Made It To The Beach Volkswagen has been coyly teasing its electric dune buggy concept as “feasible for production” but I wouldn’t get your hopes up. That said, there is a working model playing around in the California sand right now, and a few notes from folks who got t...
02:00, 08/17/2019

The Lada Niva Refuses To Die, 42 Years And Counting If there was even a shred of hope for my objectivity, it was gone as soon as I climbed inside the 2019 Lada Niva, slammed its startlingly thin door shut, and felt the 84 horsepower engine rumble to life. Releasing the clutch, I heard the familiar gho...
02:00, 08/17/2019

Athletic Bilbao 1-0 Barcelona LIVE: La Liga 2019-20 football as it happened - Aduriz stunner sinks Barca ​Aritz Aduriz scored an incredible late winner as Barcelona began their LaLiga title defence with a frustrating 1-0 defeat to Athletic Bilbao at San Mames....
02:26, 08/17/2019

DCCC chief overhauls hiring operation after lawmaker outcry Rep. Cheri Bustos, chair of House Democrats’ campaign arm, is trying to hit the reset button after a tumultuous month — hoping to convince frustrated black and Latino lawmakers that she is taking diversity seriously while maintaining her focus on hol...
02:52, 08/17/2019

|MolefemustpaybackR10m,Eskompensionfundconfirms The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund has told Fin24 that it directed its attorneys to act in line with the ruling of the North Gauteng High Court, confirming that Molefe has less than a week to pay up....
03:39, 08/17/2019

'Hodeg makes it stick!' Colombian sprints to victory in Stage 5 as Bennett falls short "Alvaro Hodeg (Deceuninck–Quick-Step) grabbed the fifth stage of the BinckBank Tour as the Colombian held off Sam Bennett (Bora–Hansgrohe) in a tight sprint finish in Venray on Friday."...
03:39, 08/17/2019

Mormon church warning: Beware of those fancy coffee drinks SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a warning to members that coffee is prohibited no matter how fancy the name, that vaping is banned despite the alluring flavors and that marijuana is outlawed unless prescrib...
03:39, 08/17/2019

Two detained on south side after shooting, police pursuit TUCSON – Two people have been detained after a shooting incident prompted a southside police chase Friday morning. Tucson Police officers were dispatched to the 300 block of Sunset Villa in connection to a report of a person firing shots into a car a...
04:00, 08/17/2019

Here’s What to Know About the Mulan Boycott The current political turmoil in Hong Kong has extended to an unlikely battleground: Disney’s live-action remake of Mulan. On Thursday, an online protest emerged against the film after its star, Liu Yifei, expressed support for the Hong Kong po...
04:26, 08/17/2019

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says 'hell no' to future coaching career New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reiterated the fact that he has no plans to ever coach football upon retirement — whenever that may be.       ...
04:26, 08/17/2019

Naomi Osaka's knee injury brings uncertainty to US Open Naomi Osaka began retired from her quarterfinal match at the Western & Southern Open, unsure what's going on in the knee. The defending U.S. Open champion is worried about her chances of making another deep run in New York    ...
04:26, 08/17/2019

New owner Joseph Tsai wagers China, Durant will ‘Net’ him a win Taiwanese-Canadian businessman Joseph Tsai bought the Brooklyn Nets for a record price — despite the fact that the team had the worst attendance in the NBA last year. It’s a gamble — but one that Tsai could win, experts said. Tsai, the co-founder and...
04:52, 08/17/2019

US issues warrant for Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar The US Justice Department has issued a federal warrant for the seizure of Grace 1, the Iranian oil tanker that was detained in Gibraltar. The US has said the vessel and the oil aboard are subject to forfeiture....
04:52, 08/17/2019

Wind shifts caused by human-induced global warming cause of West Antarctic's melting ice Human-caused climate change has triggered wind shifts in Antarctica, according to a new study, driving accelerated melting across the continent's west coast....
04:52, 08/17/2019

Look At This Weird Thing Donald Trump Just Belched Up In March, a young whale beached itself in Davao City, in the Philippines. When scientists from the local museum—it is, delightfully, called D’Bone Collector Natural History Museum—did a necropsy on the whale after its death, they discovered that it ...
05:13, 08/17/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Pittsburgh Steelers Some people are fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
05:13, 08/17/2019

Hollywood remembers 'sweet-hearted' Peter Fonda If his friends, family and co-workers are to be believed, actor and director Peter Fonda, best known for his role in 1969's "Easy Rider," was easy to adore....
05:13, 08/17/2019

New Zealand police make arrest after tourist killed in van New Zealand police have arrested a 23-year-old man and charged him with murder, bringing relief to a community that was on edge after an Australian tourist was killed in a seemingly random attack...
05:39, 08/17/2019

A Russian ‘Spy Plane’ Was Spotted Over the Midwest. But It’s Totally Normal (Yes, Really) It reads like something out of a conspiracy theory. On Tuesday, Russia sent a surveillance plane over the Midwest, and the U.S. military didn’t do anything to stop it. Keen observers spotted the plane, a Tupolev Tu-154M, on commercial flight tr...
06:00, 08/17/2019

Myanmar Announces Plan to Repatriate 3,450 of the 700,000 Rohingya Who Fled to Bangladesh (BANGKOK) — Myanmar and Bangladesh will soon make a second attempt to start repatriating Rohingya Muslims, 700,000 of whom fled a security crackdown in Myanmar almost two years ago, officials from the two countries and the United Nations said F...
06:00, 08/17/2019

Myanmar and Bangladesh Say They Will Try Again to Repatriate Rohingya Refugees (BANGKOK) — Myanmar and Bangladesh are making a second attempt to start repatriating Rohingya Muslims after more than 700,000 of them fled a security crackdown in Myanmar almost two years ago, the U.N. refugee agency said Friday. Caroline Gluck...
06:00, 08/17/2019

Donnie Wahlberg starved for Vincent Gray in 'Sixth Sense,' wanted to play him naked Donnie Wahlberg had to prove himself, and suffer for real, playing Vincent Gray in "The Sixth Sense" 20 years ago. "I went to a really dark place."        ...
08:00, 08/17/2019

Ken Niumatalolo and his Mids help award his son — a walk-on at Utah — a scholarship The Navy coach and his team assist the Utes in surprising his son, Ali'i, with a scholarship after the Broadneck High alum spent his first two seasons at Utah as a walk-on....
08:26, 08/17/2019

You Have To Pay These Penalty Charges For Missing Income Tax Deadline Penalty charges for missing income tax deadline: An income tax return not furnished by the due date set by the Income Tax Department is called a belated return. A belated return of income is furnished......
08:52, 08/17/2019

Syfy blows up Krypton Despite myriad warnings from all those more thoughtful and cautious types who could see that the planet/series was hurtling for disaster—i.e., anyone who actually watched the dang thing, and saw its viewership numbers plunge beneath the sub-500,000 m...
08:52, 08/17/2019

Child found dead in hot car at New Jersey train station A child was found dead in a locked, hot car in a New Jersey commuter rail parking lot on Friday, police said. The kid, whose name and age were not released, was found lifeless by medics Friday afternoon in a Pennsylvania-New Jersey rapid transit syst...
08:52, 08/17/2019

MTA warns of subway and bus service cuts amid budget woes The MTA warned Friday that its budget crunch may force the embattled authority to cut back on subway and bus service this fall. “We’ve got a lot of work to do,” said MTA chairman Pat Foye. “We’re reviewing the possibility of new subway and bus servic...
08:52, 08/17/2019

Hong Kong tense as weekend of protests begins with teachers' rally in rain Over a thousand Hong Kong school teachers braved thunderstorms on Saturday to start a weekend of anti-government demonstrations that some activists fear could see tougher police tactics on the city's streets....
09:13, 08/17/2019

U.S. warrant issued for seizure of Iranian oil tanker in Gibraltar A U.S. court has issued a warrant for the seizure of an Iranian tanker that British Royal Marines had seized last month in Gibraltar, a court document showed on Friday....
09:13, 08/17/2019

France calls for immediate end to fighting in Syrian city of Idlib France called on Friday for an immediate end to fighting in the Syrian city of Idlib, and the French foreign ministry added that it condemned in particular air strikes on refugee camps....
09:13, 08/17/2019

Slayer axed as sponsor for NASCAR's Yeley Heavy metal band Slayer's sponsorship of J.J. Yeley's No. 54 car for the NASCAR Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday night has been removed amid controversy....
09:13, 08/17/2019

6 facts that make Greenland great Amid reports that Trump may be interested in buying Greenland, here are a few facts you may not know about the island that is not very green at all.       ...
09:39, 08/17/2019

How teachers combat high-tech cheating Whether it's a smartphone, earbuds or an Apple Watch, students are using technology to cheat in class. Here's how teachers are trying to stop it.       ...
10:00, 08/17/2019

E-scooters zipping around Edmonton cause for excitement and concern Electric scooters have arrived in central parts of Edmonton, prompting excitement over a new mode of transportation but also concern over the many ways riders can be injured....
10:00, 08/17/2019

Palace admit £80m Zaha could leave this summer - Paper Round "Wilfried Zaha could still leave Crystal Palace, Manchester United and City want Jadon Sancho, Barcelona struggle to buy Neymar, and Jan Siewert is sacked again."...
10:26, 08/17/2019

Dispensed: The curious case of a viral hashtag, SmileDirectClub's IPO plans, and the 29 books to read if you want to disrupt healthcare Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Hello, Just when you think you're headed for a slow August news week... See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: An animated map shows every total solar eclipse around the world until 2040See Also:The 37...
10:52, 08/17/2019

Wall Street comes to Fort Lauderdale: A Florida mansion with a fully functional stock trading floor just hit the market for $12.99 million. Take a look inside. Douglas Elliman A Fort Lauderdale, Florida mansion just hit the market for $12.99 million. Listed by Niki Higgins of Douglas Elliman, the property has over 16,000 square feet of space in all and will come almost fully furnished. In addition to its s...
10:52, 08/17/2019

Daniel Jones shows Giants something new in uneven encore The head coach did not like the two fumbles. Not one bit. But Pat Shurmur did like how Daniel Jones, the rookie quarterback, did not wilt when faced with his first adversity with the Giants. “He didn’t panic,’’ Shurmur said. “He dropped the ball a co...
11:39, 08/17/2019

$1 Million Penalty Brings Record Nursing Home Default Near an End The financial failure of the Rosewood Care Centers underscored gaps in the oversight of a program that insures $20 billion in mortgages to more than 2,300 nursing homes....
11:39, 08/17/2019

Bill Walton joined White Sox booth to call a game against the Angels and it was amazing Bill Walton, the Basketball Hall of Famer-turned broadcaster, hit the baseball booth Friday to call a game between the White Sox and Angels.       ...
12:00, 08/17/2019

Padres star rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. will 'most likely' miss rest of year with back injury Padres standout rookie Fernando Tatis Jr. has a back injury that will likely cost him the rest of this year, manager Andy Green said Friday.       ...
12:00, 08/17/2019

Guerrero, Grichuk power Blue Jays to 7-3 win over Mariners Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Randal Grichuk hit back-to-back home runs, Jacob Waguespack won his third straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Seattle Mariners 7-3       ...
12:00, 08/17/2019

Dropped popup was key to Twins' 4-3 win over Rangers Rougned Odor's drop of a Miguel Sanó popup played a key role in the Minnesota Twins' 4-3 win over the Texas Rangers       ...
12:00, 08/17/2019

Maher doubles down on call for recession to oust Trump; says it would be 'very worth' it "Real Time" host Bill Maher doubled down Friday on his desire for the U.S. economy to fall into recession in hopes of blocking a second term for President Trump -- telling his panel of guests any hardship that results would be "very worth" it....
12:00, 08/17/2019

Relentless Djokovic beats Pouille to reach semi-finals Novak Djokovic wore down Lucas Pouille after an even first set, dispatching the Frenchman 7-6(2) 6-1 in a Cincinnati Masters quarter-final in Ohio on Friday....
12:00, 08/17/2019

Senior UK Conservative lawmaker says he could not back Corbyn-led government A Conservative lawmaker at the center of efforts to block a no-deal Brexit said on Saturday he was pessimistic about his chances because he and other party colleagues could not support a caretaker government led by opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn....
12:26, 08/17/2019

Exclusive: Muslim insurgent group says it met with Thai government The main group fighting an insurgency in Thailand's largely Muslim south said it had held its first meeting with officials from the new Thai government and had set out demands as a condition for any formal peace talks....
12:26, 08/17/2019

Mexico is busing asylum-seeking migrants to southern border MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican government says it is busing migrants who have applied for asylum in the United States to southern Mexico. About 30,000 migrants have been sent back to northern Mexican border cities to await U.S. asylum hearings under ...
13:13, 08/17/2019

| The Iron Curtain: 5 things to know The Iron Curtain was at first an ideological and then a physical separation of communist Eastern Europe from the West from the 1940s after World War II....
14:00, 08/17/2019

Wolves v Manchester United: match preview Last week’s 4-0 defeat of Chelsea brought sunshine after a troubled summer for Manchester United. Ole Gunnar Solskjær has singled out Alexis Sánchez and Fred for encouragement though the Chilean and Brazilian appear unlikely to start against oppositi...
14:00, 08/17/2019

Pebble Beach car week isn't for budget travelers. Prices get jacked for tickets, hotels, even gas Thousands of people descend on the normally quiet Monterey Peninsula coast for what has come to be known as "Pebble Beach car week," but it is not an event for those on a tight budget....
14:26, 08/17/2019

Salvini’s Standoff at Sea Highlights Italy’s War on Rescue Ships The interior minister, who may bring down the government and force new elections, finds another opportunity to score political points over migration....
14:52, 08/17/2019

2nd Test Day 4 Live: Archer Removes Paine, Smith Still Going Strong ENG vs AUS 2nd Test Day 4 LIVE Score, Ashes 2019: After Matthew Wade's departure, Steve Smith dominated the English bowlers in the opening session and notched his seventh consecutive fifty-plus score......
15:13, 08/17/2019

Saudi oil operations unaffected by Houthi drone attack, Saudi Aramco says A drone attack launched by Yemen's Houthi group on the Shaybah oil field in eastern Saudi Arabia on Saturday caused a "limited" fire at a gas plant but had no impact on oil production, state-run oil company Saudi Aramco said in a statement....
15:13, 08/17/2019

Partner of El Paso shooting victim overwhelmed by hundreds of strangers at funeral Hundreds of strangers braved 100-degree heat on Friday to pay respects to a woman they had never met, but had died tragically in the El Paso shooting, leaving behind only her longtime companion....
16:26, 08/17/2019

PC Andrew Harper latest: Tragic policeman killed near Reading was only married four weeks before his death Tributes have poured in for the policeman killed after he was struck by a car while trying to stop burglary suspects near Reading just four weeks after his wedding....
16:26, 08/17/2019

Less boom, more bust? Economic fears threaten Trump's 2020 message Stock market dips and tariff uncertainty have the president anxious about the possibility of a recession on his watchDonald Trump has made the US economy a centerpiece of his re-election campaign, relishing reports of steady job growth and low rates ...
16:52, 08/17/2019

The misogyny Steve King embodies is very much in the DNA of the Republican party The Republican party is very much Steve King’s party – don’t let any Republican try and pretend otherwiseSign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter​ on feminism and sexism sent every Saturday. Continue reading......
16:52, 08/17/2019