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Preventing GPS spoofing is hard—but you can at least detect it

This demonstration of GPS/GNSS spoofing shows a semi-autonomous car being misled into taking the wrong road. Today at the IAA (International Motor Show) in Fr...

Preventing GPS spoofing is hard—but you can at least detect it

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Now Car Dealerships Are Getting in on the Call Spoofing Game One of the more frustrating spam calling tricks is when telemarketers, scammers, and other characters “spoof” an outgoing number to make it seem like their calls are local. Now, car dealerships have joined the fray....
02:52, 05/17/2019

FCC Chairman wants to ban caller ID spoofing for text messages FCC Chairman Ajit Pai is advancing the war against robocalls. Today, he proposed adopting rules that would ban caller ID spoofing of text messages and robocalls originating outside of the US. More than 40 state attorney generals have urged the FCC to...
21:26, 07/08/2019

Microsoft is a favourite target for brand spoofing Brand spoofing or phishing email attacks aren’t new but they’re growing every quarter as cybercriminals are tricking more people to disclose their confidential and financial data for the purpose of identity theft. The sender’s em...
17:39, 06/26/2019

What all the stuff in email headers means—and how to sniff out spoofing Enlarge / Come to think of it, maybe you shouldn't open this one at all. (credit: Aurich / Thinkstock) I pretty frequently get requests for help from someone who has been impersonated—or whose child has been impersonated—via email. Even when you kn...
15:00, 08/07/2019

AT&T and T-Mobile fight Caller ID spoofing with number verification system Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Tero Vesalainen) AT&T and T-Mobile announced a joint anti-robocall initiative today, but they didn't promise any new call-blocking capabilities for their customers. The carriers made a big deal of the partnership, sa...
03:13, 08/15/2019

FEMA's presidential alerts are an easy target for spoofing attacks Last fall, FEMA conducted the first nationwide test of its Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) system when it beamed a "presidential alert" to all capable phones in the US. WEA has long been used to send alerts about missing children, natural disasters an...
01:00, 06/22/2019

The Lonely Island releases satire film spoofing Mark McGwire, Jose Canseco The Lonely Island on Thursday dropped a special movie and two songs honoring their love for the Oakland Athletics and the Bash Brothers – Mark McGwire and Jose Canseco....
20:26, 05/23/2019

Ex-Scotia Capital, Bear Stearns metals trader pleads guilty, will cooperate in 'spoofing' probe Ex-Scotia Capital and Bear Stearns trader, Corey Flaum, is cooperating with an ongoing federal criminal investigations into gold, silver, platinum and palladium futures markets, as is ex-J.P. Morgan trader John Edmonds....
21:26, 07/25/2019

Unreliable charging infrastructure preventing EV rollout Variety of charging operators has led to inconsistencies Research suggests quality, not quantity, is the problem for Britain’s charging infrastructure The UK’s public charging infrastructure is just about keeping pace with electric car expansion, ...
19:39, 07/10/2019

HPV vaccine: Boys aged 12 to 13 to be given cancer-preventing jab Boys in the UK will be given the HPV jab from September in a bid to wipe out cervical cancer and prevent thousands of cases of other cancers, it has been announced....
10:52, 07/09/2019

Exercises for easing and preventing upper back pain Poor posture or tense or tired muscles can often lead to upper back pain or discomfort. Gently stretching the back and shoulders can help both relieve and prevent upper back pain. Here, we describe nine exercises for upper back pain....
21:52, 06/04/2019

‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12 firearms, long before he was convicted of any crime. But when a Tennessee father became alarmed abou...
03:00, 08/25/2019

Norway oil rig workers in wage deal, preventing strike Norwegian labour unions and oil rig owners agreed a wage deal on Friday, averting the outbreak of a strike that would have halted some of the Nordic country's crude production and paralysed exploration activity for new resources, the unions said....
05:13, 06/28/2019

UPDATE 1-Norway oil rig workers in wage deal, preventing strike Norwegian labour unions and oil rig owners agreed a wage deal on Friday, averting the outbreak of a strike that would have halted some of the Nordic country's crude production and paralysed exploration activity for new resources, unions and companies...
05:13, 06/28/2019

Norway's Liberals accept PM's ultimatum, preventing government's collapse Norway's Liberal Party, a junior member of Norway's four-party government, will accept the prime minister's ultimatum on transport policy, preventing the cabinet's fall, Liberal leader Trine Skei Grande said on Friday....
07:13, 08/24/2019

4 Your Health: More teens trying to lose weight and preventing Alzheimer’s disease More than a third of older teens in the United States try to lose weight each year. A new government study looked at weight loss attempts of adolescents between 16 and 19-years-old. Over 37 percent said they had tried to shed extra pounds within the ...
21:52, 07/17/2019

UK minister refuses to rule out ignoring law preventing no-deal Brexit A British Cabinet minister has refused to confirm that the government would abide by any law preventing a no-deal Brexit if one is forced through Parliament this week....
17:52, 09/01/2019

Top Brazil appeals court suspends decision preventing Braskem dividend Brazil's top appeals court on Wednesday suspended a decision that prevented petrochemical company Braskem SA from holding a shareholders meeting to discuss the distribution of dividends....
02:13, 06/13/2019

British Parliament votes to debate bill preventing no-deal Brexit The British Parliament voted in favor of taking control of the agenda Tuesday as members seek to bring forth a bill to delay Britain's exit from the European Union....
04:52, 09/04/2019

Fortifying Wheat Cost Effective Way Of Preventing Vitamin D Deficiency: Study The study has said that fortifying wheat with this essential nutrient could prevent around 10 million cases of Vitamin D deficiency, over the next 90 years....
15:26, 08/21/2019

Indian Scientists Test Effectiveness Of Zinc Oxide Supplements In Preventing NAFLD A new research study by scientists at Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) has indicated that zinc oxide supplements may be beneficial against fatty liver disease....
14:26, 05/01/2019

Trump to file restraining orders preventing banks from complying with House probes President Donald Trump is expected to file for restraining orders against Deutsche Bank and Capital One by this Friday to prevent the banks from complying with Congressional subpoenas to turn over the president’s financial records, according to a new...
12:39, 05/02/2019

Broccoli, cabbage and kale: leafy green hosts of a cancer-preventing molecule Your mother always said they were good for you. She was right. Researchers have found that these cruciferous vegetables contain a molecule with the ability to block cancer-causing genes....
09:13, 05/17/2019

Iran fast-boats preventing towing of damaged Altair tanker: source Iranian military fast-boats in the Gulf of Oman are preventing two privately owned tug boats from towing away an oil tanker damaged in attacks on Thursday, a U.S. official said on Friday, speaking on condition of anonymity....
22:13, 06/14/2019

Moto's Latest Phone Has a Genius Solution for Preventing Vertical Video Syndrome Even though vertical videos are supported in platforms like YouTube and Instagram, watching them is still very annoying sometimes, and I’d prefer if these portrait-oriented clips never existed in the first place. Read more......
20:52, 08/16/2019

Heart Health: Eating More Plant-Based Foods May Help In Preventing Cardiovascular Issues A new study has claimed that eating more of plant-based foods and less of animal-based foods can lead to a better heart health and reduces the risk of death from serious heart diseases....
17:00, 08/07/2019

Report: The Yankees Almost Had A Hand In Preventing Aaron Boone's "Fucking Savages" Rant From Becoming Public ESPN’s Coley Harvey published a profile on Friday of internet-famous baseball narrator Jimmy O’Brien aka JomboyMedia on YouTube. For those unfamiliar, his videos consist of short, but detailed, breakdowns of interesting and comedic moments that happe...
02:03, 08/19/2019

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

How to detect life on Mars When MIT research scientist Christopher Carr visited a green sand beach in Hawaii at the age of 9, he probably didn’t think that he’d use the little olivine crystals beneath his feet to one day search for extraterrestrial life. Carr, now the science ...
17:00, 06/17/2019

UA researchers use smartphone to detect norovirus TUCSON- A team of researchers at the University of Arizona is using a smartphone to detect norovirus, a contagious virus causing food poisoning, stomach flu or the stomach bug. Norovirus can lead to vomiting and diarrhea and is commonly spread in cro...
07:00, 08/31/2019

U.S. uses beagles to detect smuggled pork U.S. Customs and Border Protection plans to deploy 60 beagles to international airports, ports and border crossings to sniff out travelers who have hidden pork products from regions with African swine fever outbreaks....
11:00, 05/02/2019

Engaging world’s youth vital to preventing violent extremism, building sustainable peace, UN official tells Baku Forum The spotlight for the second and final day of the 5th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue in Baku, Azerbaijan, shined brightly on youth, with a lively discussion on the vital role young people play in countering and preventing violent extremism....
00:39, 05/04/2019

Hairdressers are willing to help customers detect skin cancers (Reuters Health) - Most hair stylists at salons and barber shops may be interested in getting trained to detect skin cancers on the scalp, face and neck, researchers say....
21:39, 08/01/2019

Advanced MRI may be able to detect dementia in stroke patients A new MRI method may detect clues in stroke patients that can lead to future cognitive problems, as new findings show it predicted three-fourths of dementia cases in patients who had suffered strokes....
23:52, 09/12/2019

MIT made an AI that can detect and create fake images Creating digital renderings and editing images can take hours, but researchers from MIT and IBM want to change that. They've trained AI to generate photographic images from scratch and to intelligently edit objects inside them. While this could ...
20:39, 07/01/2019

Bats use leaves as mirrors to detect prey According to a new study, a leaf is one of the best mirrors in the natural world, and these tree-grown mirrors help bats detect acoustically camouflaged prey....
21:39, 08/01/2019

Amazon Says It Can Detect Fear on Your Face. You Scared? The company updates its Rekognition suite with an algorithm that can tell if you’re afraid. Researchers say such emotion detectors don’t work very well....
16:39, 08/18/2019

DJI drones will detect and warn of airplanes and helicopters DJI has announced that all its consumer drones over 250 grams will use "AirSense" tech to help operators see and avoid airplanes and helicopters. They'll be equipped with so-called ADS-B sensors already installed in many aircraft and air traffic...
10:00, 05/23/2019

AI can detect depression in children’s speech: study Artificial Intelligence could soon be used to spot signs of depression in humans who are too young to articulate their emotions. While experts estimate approximately one in five children suffer from “internalizing disorders” such as anxiety and depre...
02:13, 05/08/2019

Amazon says its facial recognition tech can now detect fear Amazon has announced that its facial recognition system can now detect “fear” in people. Dubbed Rekognition, the software offers a comprehensive range of tools for face detection, analysis, and recognition in images and videos. It’s one among several...
09:39, 08/14/2019

Astronomers design AI to better detect mysterious space signals Scientists are using AI to solve the mystery of the radio waves from deepest space which keep slamming into telescopes on Earth. The sudden and baffling flashes are known as Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs) and until now have been virtually impossible to spo...
01:26, 08/13/2019

A smartphone app can detect tiny amounts of norovirus in water A device consisting of a smartphone and an attachable microscope can detect minuscule amounts of norovirus, which may help identify its spread earlier...
12:00, 08/27/2019

Nasdaq Deploys AI to Detect Stock-Market Abuse The exchange operator is testing an artificial-intelligence surveillance system this summer to monitor its U.S. stock market and spot previously unknown methods of illegal equities trading....
16:52, 07/31/2019

Blood test could detect concussions missed by CT scan Some head injuries are picked up using standard screening methods while others go undetected, but researchers are developing a blood test for sub concussions missed by CT scans....
22:00, 08/26/2019

New blood test could detect Alzheimer’s before symptoms appear: study We still can’t diagnose diseases like Alzheimer’s with a blood test, despite decades of trying. But scientists now are getting closer. Researchers at the National University of Singapore (NUS) are working on a blood test called the APEX system, which...
22:00, 06/24/2019

Online Ad Fraud Is Down, Study Finds---or at Least It's Harder to Detect Marketers are expected to waste $5.8 billion this year on buying online ads that will be viewed by bots instead of humans—an 11% decline from the amount estimated to have been lost to fraud in 2017....
17:00, 05/01/2019

Deutsche Bank Says Software to Detect Money Laundering Had a Bug The bank’s acknowledgment that faulty software had been used to screen transactions for suspicious activity came a day before executives prepared to face restive investors at an annual meeting....
17:26, 05/22/2019

DNA Sequencing Microchip Could Detect Earth-Like Life on Mars Conditions on Mars are harsh. Its atmosphere is made up mostly of carbon dioxide and is 100 times thinner than Earth’s. Temperatures on the surface can plummet to minus-126 degrees Celsius. But the environment below the Martian surface may be similar...
08:13, 06/20/2019

Adobe trained AI to detect facial manipulation in Photoshop A team of Adobe and UC Berkeley researchers trained AI to detect facial manipulation in images edited with Adobe Photoshop. The researchers hope the tool will help restore trust in digital media at a time when deepfakes and fake faces are more common...
19:52, 06/14/2019

Top AI researchers race to detect “deepfake” videos: “We are outgunned” Researchers fear it is only a matter of time before the AI-generated fake videos are deployed for maximum damage — to sow confusion, fuel doubt or undermine an opponent, potentially on the eve of a White House vote....
00:13, 06/13/2019

Neurotrack raises $21 million to detect and track dementia Neurotrack, a startup developing an early detection and treatment solution for dementias including Alzheimer's, raised $21 million in venture capital.Read More...
20:52, 06/11/2019

Adobe Unveils AI Tool That Can Detect Photoshopped Faces Adobe, along with researchers from the University of California, Berkeley, have trained artificial intelligence (AI) to detect facial manipulation in images edited using the Photoshop software....
15:52, 06/15/2019

Handheld device could detect CRISPR bioweapons before they spread Bits of DNA known as gene drives that force themselves through a population could be use maliciously, but thankfully there is a way to detect them before they spread...
19:13, 04/28/2019

Google’s new curriculum teaches kids how to detect disinformation When Google launched its "Be Internet Awesome" curriculum for educators a couple of years ago, it focused its efforts on teaching children about online safety. This year, however, the company is adding a new component to its campaign: media literacy....
06:13, 06/25/2019

X-rays help astronomers detect spinning black holes It can be tricky to measure the spin of a black hole, particularly when it's hard to see them, but astronomers have pulled off just such a feat. They've gauged the spins of five supermassive black holes through a combination of data from t...
07:00, 07/08/2019

Could a cell phone game detect who is at risk of Alzheimer's? According to a new study, a cell phone game called 'Sea Hero Quest' could assist researchers in identifying people who are more at risk of Alzheimer's....
14:39, 05/05/2019

LIGO and Virgo detect neutron star smash-ups The following press release was issued jointly today by the LIGO Laboratory, LIGO Scientific Collaboration, and Virgo Collaboration. On April 25, 2019, the National Science Foundation's Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) an...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Florida State football preventing, treating heat illnesses with 'recovery box' Florida State is constantly trying to find new ways to deal with heat during football practice. The Seminoles' latest tool is called a 'recovery box.'       ...
01:52, 08/11/2019

This Smartphone App Can Quickly Detect Invisible Gas Pump Card Skimmers Computer scientists at the University of California San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have developed a smartphone app that can quickly and accurately detect the presence of an illegal credit or debit card skimmer installed on a gas station pum...
10:52, 08/16/2019

Facebook, Microsoft launch contest to detect deepfake videos Facebook Inc is teaming up with Microsoft Corp, the Partnership on AI coalition and academics from several universities to launch a contest to better detect deepfakes, the company said in a blog post https://ai.facebook.com/blog/deepfake-detection-ch...
00:13, 09/06/2019

Liberty Defense uses 3D radar imaging and AI to detect concealed weapons To address gun crime, Liberty Defense is bringing to market radar imaging technology that leverages AI and deep learning to identify concealed weapons.Read More...
11:26, 06/19/2019

UN launches innovative programme to detect and disrupt terrorist travel A new programme aimed at improving the tracking of suspected terrorists, using state-of-the-art software, was launched by the UN Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) on Tuesday....
21:13, 05/07/2019

Podimetrics raises $13.4 million to detect diabetic foot ulcers Podimetrics, a health management company developing technology that detects diabetic foot ulcers, has raised $13.4 million in venture capital.Read More...
17:26, 05/09/2019

New Breakthrough Means We Can Finally Detect the Color Red in Ancient Fossils Some 3 million years ago, a tiny mouse featuring reddish fur on its back and a white belly scurried across the landscape of what is now Germany. We know this thanks to a remarkable new breakthrough in which reddish color pigment was detected in an an...
23:13, 05/21/2019

Adobe Shows Off First Research for Tools to Detect Manipulated Photos Photoshop has long been one of the primary sources of manipulated photos and imagery, so in an attempt to counter the fake news epidemic, Adobe has also started developing tools that can both detect when an image has been manipulated, and reverse the...
23:00, 06/14/2019

Alexa could detect whether you're having a heart attack, study suggests Researchers say that Alexa, some iPhones and Androids could be used to detect if you're having a heart attack by listening to your breathing patterns.       ...
17:26, 06/20/2019

Blood test can detect Alzheimer's 20 years before symptoms begin A blood test that can detect signs of Alzheimer's up to 20 years before the onset of symptoms is a step closer to being developed, according to scientists in the US....
15:13, 08/02/2019

Scientists develop 'artificial tongue' to detect fake whiskies The technology can also be used to identify poisons as well as to monitor riversBeing palmed off with a young whisky when expecting an 18-year-old single malt can be a glass-half-empty moment. But now scientists have developed an “artificial tongue” ...
11:26, 08/06/2019

‘Deepfakes’ Are Videos Designed to Trick You Into Thinking They’re Real. But There’s a Way to Detect Them Deepfake videos are hard for untrained eyes to detect because they can be quite realistic. Whether used as personal weapons of revenge, to manipulate financial markets or to destabilize international relations, videos depicting people doing and sayin...
19:13, 06/28/2019

Turbulence can strike in clear skies — and aircraft radar can’t detect it “Clear-air turbulence,” which evidently jolted an Air Canada flight Thursday over the Pacific Ocean, strikes with no visible warning in the sky ahead. An aircraft’s radar can’t spot it coming either....
23:00, 07/12/2019

Astronomers detect radio signal coming from massive galaxy far, far away Oftentimes astronomers focus on distant galaxies in an effort to better understand the layout of the universe, and perhaps even tell us something about how our own galaxy has evolved over time. A large galaxy lurking far away in the cosmos recently c...
16:13, 06/29/2019

Low-Fat Milk And Milk Products May Help In Preventing Chronic Diseases, Says Study Milk and dairy products are a powerhouse of numerous vital nutrients. Milk not only fulfils the need of calcium but also provides other nutrients to the body....
01:52, 09/10/2019

Brexit news LIVE: Boris Johnson heads to Scotland to continue campaign for early election as opposition leaders hold talks on preventing no-deal Boris Johnson will today continue campaigning for an election he is yet to successfully call, after a torrid day in which his brother resigned from Government over "torn loyalties"....
11:13, 09/06/2019

Scientists detect tones in the ringing of a newborn black hole for the first time If Albert Einstein’s theory of general relativity holds true, then a black hole, born from the cosmically quaking collisions of two massive black holes, should itself “ring” in the aftermath, producing gravitational waves much like a struck bell reve...
21:13, 09/12/2019

Armed police bodycams to help Facebook detect live terror attacks Facebook has teamed up with the Metropolitan Police to prevent live-streaming of terror attacks, six months after the Christchurch mosque gunman streamed his actions using the social network's Live feature....
01:39, 09/18/2019

UPDATE 2-Czechs detect new Russian oil contamination, Slovakia finds no problem Czech oil refiner Unipetrol has stopped taking oil from the Druzhba pipeline due to chloride contamination detected at the Ukraine-Slovakia border, Czech officials said on Monday, but the Slovak pipeline operator denied contamination had been found....
19:52, 06/24/2019

Google Researchers Trained an Algorithm To Detect Lung Cancer Better Than Radiologists Algorithms have screwed up in horrifying, hilarious, and unfortunate ways, so it’s nice when one with the potential to save lives nearly nails it. On Monday, Google AI researchers along with healthcare researchers published research showing that they...
04:52, 05/21/2019

New blood test could detect ovarian cancer two years earlier: study A simple new blood test could save thousands of lives by detecting ovarian cancer two years earlier than current methods. Researchers said the breakthrough by British universities raises hope of a national ovarian cancer screening program. The test l...
17:00, 08/24/2019

Scottish scientists develop ‘artificial tongue’ to detect fake whiskies Counterfeit whiskey crooks don’t stand a lick of a chance! Scottish scientists are putting a new twist on artificial intelligence with an “artificial tongue” used to detect fake batches of booze, according to a report Tuesday. The groundb...
04:13, 08/07/2019

Google’s DeepMind says its AI can accurately detect acute kidney injury before doctors Scientists at Google-owned DeepMind Health say they have developed artificial intelligence that can spot the silent killer two days before symptoms are recognized by doctors. Tests found that it accurately detected nine in ten of the most serious cas...
21:39, 08/02/2019

Space-based gravitational-wave detector may detect strange exoplanets Enlarge / A depiction of one of the trio of satellites that will form the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna. (credit: NASA) The first detection of gravitational waves came via an instrument that has to strain to overcome the constant background of...
12:52, 07/09/2019

Scientists detect a black hole swallowing a neutron star for first time A team, including the Australian National University, detected ripples in space and time from a violent event that occurred 900 million years ago, and say it's incredibly likely the black hole gobbled up a neutron star, "possibly snuffing out th...
16:13, 08/20/2019

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the administration has reacted positively to a proposal to create a new federal agency tasked with identifyi...
23:26, 08/22/2019

Emergency room doctors say it’s not always that easy to detect heat exhaustion and dehydration in children (NBC News) Emergency room physician Dr. Shabana Walia says heat exhaustion is the most common illness that comes into the ER every summer, and it’s not always easy to realize when it’s happening to you. She says before you ever go outside...
13:00, 06/28/2019

AI trained to detect hate speech online found to be biased against black people Researchers in one study discovered that leading AI models for processing hate speech were one and a half times more likely to flag tweets as offensive or hateful when they were written by African-Americans....
07:39, 08/17/2019

Dogs detect human decomposition in car of man arrested in case of missing girl Maleah Davis, 4 Dogs detected the scent of human decomposition in the car of a man arrested in connection with the disappearance of Maleah Davis, 4, outside Houston.        ...
01:13, 05/13/2019

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

President Donald Trump creates task force to detect, prevent global 'atrocities' President Donald Trump established a task force Thursday to prevent atrocities in the United States and around the world, accompanied by a report that lays out framework to stop human rights violations before they start....
23:52, 09/12/2019

Scientists detect a black hole swallowing a neutron star 'like Pac-man' For the first time, scientists have detected a black hole devouring a neutron star, according to a report released Monday.        ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Smart attack: tool lets smart speakers detect cardiac arrest (NBC News) Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a new tool that can monitor and detect cardiac arrest. The algorithm lets a smart speaker – like Google Home or Amazon Alexa – or smartphone listen for the gasping sound of agonal ...
22:13, 06/21/2019

Car leasing app Fair raises $500 million loan from Mizuho, Softbank Car leasing startup Fair said on Tuesday it had raised $500 million in loans from a group of creditors, including Mizuho Bank and Japan's SoftBank Group Corp, as it looks to expand its leasing services to Uber drivers....
19:39, 09/17/2019

Racing Point Formula 1 team plans major Singapore GP upgrade Racing Point plans to bring a major upgrade to its car for the Singapore Grand Prix as it targets ending the 2019 Formula 1 season as the fourth fastest team...
19:39, 09/17/2019

Saudi Arabia Increasingly Confident Iran Launched Oil Attack Saudi Arabia is increasingly confident that Iran directly launched a complex missile and drone attack close to Iran’s border with Iraq on Saturday that battered the kingdom’s oil industry....
19:39, 09/17/2019

Swedish activist Thunberg joins other teens on Capitol Hill to urge climate action Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg joined other youth leaders to urge U.S. lawmakers to support “transformative climate action” during two days of meetings and speeches on Capitol Hill, starting on Tuesday....
20:13, 09/17/2019

TPD helicopter forced to land near UA mall TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department’s helicopter had to make an unscheduled landing Monday night after an indicator light for the engine illuminated. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan with TPD, the air unit was responding to a call for a possible suicid...
20:13, 09/17/2019

New photo leak reveals final design of 2019 iPad Pro with triple-lens camera Apple announced its new iPhone and Apple Watch models just days ago, but the hardware reveals for 2019 may not be done quite yet. The iPad Pro is rumored to be refreshed this year as well, and on Tuesday, the website of prolific Apple device leaker S...
20:13, 09/17/2019

If you’re not upgrading to the iPhone 11 or 11 Pro, you need to check out this great app Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max will finally be released this Friday and hundreds of millions of iPhone users around the world… won’t be upgrading. The next-generation iPhone lineup set to be released on...
20:13, 09/17/2019

Going Beyond the Tampon, Big Brands Try New Ideas Kimberly-Clark Corp., seller of Kotex tampons and pads, is investing $25 million in Thinx LLC, a maker of reusable period underwear, looking to benefit from consumers’ growing preference for sustainable products....
20:13, 09/17/2019

EPA to unveil plan to strip California’s authority on car emissions, report says The EPA intends to announce Wednesday that it will revoke the so-called waiver underpinning California’s power to set vehicle greenhouse gas standards, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Watch: Mountain lion breaks into home, gets trapped in bathroom Authorities summoned to a California home on "reports of a break-in" discovered the culprit, a mountain lion, was locked inside the bathroom of the house....
20:39, 09/17/2019

Trump mulling Iran response: ‘I don't want war with anybody’ BACK FROM THE BRINK: President Trump took a step back from the “locked and loaded” rhetoric of his Sunday night tweet, telling reporters, “I don't want war with anybody,” and declining to name Iran as the country behind the drone and missile attack t...
20:39, 09/17/2019

U.S. sues Edward Snowden over new book, cites non-disclosure agreements The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who in 2013 leaked secret documents about U.S. telephone and Internet surveillance, saying his new book violates non-disclosure agreem...
20:39, 09/17/2019

The Sport That Can't Stick To Sports Dublin beat Kerry 1-18 to 0-15 on Saturday to take their fifth straight All-Ireland football championship, and become the first team to five-peat in the history of the Gaelic Athletic Association’s annual national inter-county tournament. And we’re t...
21:13, 09/17/2019

Pirates Closer Felipe Vazquez Arrested On Child Solicitation Charges [Update] The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced Tuesday that Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested in Pittsburgh and booked in Allegheny County Jail, where he will await extradition to Lee County (Florida) to face one count of computer porno...
21:13, 09/17/2019

The New York Giants benched Eli Manning for Daniel Jones. Now what happens to Eli? Now that the New York Giants have benched Eli Manning, the veteran quarterback is at a crossroads. What's next in his career?       ...
21:13, 09/17/2019

Former Florida coach Steve Spurrier jokes FSU should give Willie Taggart an extension Former Florida coach Steve Spurrier wants Florida State to keep Willie Taggart as head football coach for a long time.       ...
21:13, 09/17/2019

Arvind Kejriwal Allowed To Drop Plea To Dismiss Defamation Case Summons The Delhi High Court allowed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday to withdraw his plea seeking to quash the summons issued in a defamation complaint against him by BJP leader Vijender Gupta....
21:39, 09/17/2019

Air India Pilot Taken Off Duty After Runway Incursion At Mumbai Airport A senior Air India pilot has been put off-duty after he was involved in runway incursion at the Chattrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai....
21:39, 09/17/2019

Jailed In House, Farooq Abdullah Allowed To Meet Sister, Daughter: Report Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, who has been charged with the stringent Public Safety Act, on Tuesday met his sister and daughter at his house....
21:39, 09/17/2019

UFO videos are footage of real 'unidentified' objects, US Navy acknowledges For the first time, the U.S. Navy has acknowledged the three UFO videos that were released by former Blink-182 singer Tom DeLonge and published by the New York Times are of real "unidentified" objects....
21:39, 09/17/2019

Splitting water to make cement could clean up a dirty industry Enlarge (credit: Harley Mac) Action on climate change has been focused on the electrical grid and our transportation systems, but there are other hurdles between here and a zero-greenhouse-gas-emissions world. Agriculture and deforestation are majo...
22:00, 09/17/2019

| Taliban kill at least 48 in bloody day ahead of Afghan polls Taliban suicide bombers have killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens more in two blasts - one at a campaign rally for the president and the other in Kabul - with the insurgents warning of more violence ahead of elections....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Elizabeth Warren opposes lobbyist donations, but she accepted their money during her Senate runs Sen. Elizabeth Warren has called on lobbyists to be banned from donating and fundraising for their preferred campaigns. Her new plan represents the latest shift for Warren who had help from lobbyists when she ran for Senate....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Borussia Dortmund vs Barcelona lineups confirmed team news predicted XIs latest injury updates Lionel Messi is expected to be on the bench for Barcelona against Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Tuesday night, but Luis Suarez is likely to start at the Signal Iduna Park....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Cagliari avoid punishment over fans' alleged racist abuse of Romelu Lukaku The Italian Football Federation (FIGC) has decided not to punish Cagliari after supporters allegedly aimed racist abuse at Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku earlier this month....
22:26, 09/17/2019

NFL standings 2019: Results, game recaps and week 3 fixtures The New England Patriots have now outscored opponents 76-3 through the first fortnight of the new NFL season after thrashing the hapless Miami Dolphins 43-0 on Sunday....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Georgia Hall calls on Ladies European Tour to capitalise on Solheim Cup success like Women's World Cup Solheim Cup star Georgia Hall has called on the Ladies European Tour to harness the success of Gleneagles just as women's football did after England's run at the World Cup in France....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Mark Noble: Clash of team-mates Anwar El Ghazi and Tyrone Mings showed Aston Villa are up for fight West Ham captain Mark Noble believes it was right that Anwar El Ghazi was not shown a red card on Monday night after he clashed with Aston Villa team-mate Tyrone Mings....
22:26, 09/17/2019

AS Roma confirm missing teenager featured in Henrikh Mkhitaryan announcement video found safe AS Roma have confirmed that a missing boy in Kenya featured in their announcement video for the loan signing of Arsenal's Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been found safe....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Opinion: Donald Trump hesitates on Iran attack — with good reason Trump has toned down his retaliation rhetoric in the days after the attack on Saudi oil facilities. He's in "no rush" to pin the blame on Iran, but American logic could easily apply to the US itself, says Peter Philipp....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Oracle updates SaaS tools with more AI, more industry-specific features Oracle extends the capabilities and reach of its Digital Assistant across its cloud applications, while also adding features across its applications for specific verticals....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Warren and Trump Speeches Lay Out Competing Visions of Populism In New York, Senator Elizabeth Warren described a government compromised by the influence of the wealthy. President Trump, in New Mexico, denounced a “failed liberal establishment.”...
22:52, 09/17/2019

Blast sparks fire at Russian laboratory housing smallpox virus Facility know as Vector is one of only two sites holding virus, and also houses Ebola samplesA gas explosion has sparked a fire at a Russian laboratory complex stockpiling viruses ranging from smallpox to Ebola, authorities have said.The State Resear...
22:52, 09/17/2019

Hong Kong Christians fear religious freedom could be 'gone forever' Hong Kong Christians fear freedom of religion could be "gone forever" despite extradition bill withdrawal and the country's leader Carrie Lam's efforts to ease tensions....
22:52, 09/17/2019

Iran confirms holding 3 Australians on spying charges Iran has confirmed that three Australian citizens were being held in the Islamic Republic on suspicion of spying amid the ratcheting up of tensions between the Tehran and the West....
22:52, 09/17/2019

GST Panel Unlikely To Favour Tax Rate Cut For Auto Sector: Report India's goods and services tax (GST) panel is unlikely to approve lowering the tax for the auto and allied components sector this week, as a study has warned of major revenue losses, two government......
23:26, 09/17/2019

Ather 340 Electric Scooter Discontinued Due To Low Demand Bangalore-based Ather Energy has discontinued its entry-level 340 electric scooter. The company took to its social media channels to announce the development and the scooter has also been delisted......
23:26, 09/17/2019

Facebook will train its content-removal AI with police camera footage Facebook will use footage from police body cameras to train its automatic detection systems to spot and remove footage of mass shootings. The company announced Tuesday that it will partner with law enforcement in the US and UK to obtain footage from....
23:26, 09/17/2019

iPad Pro leak suggests tablet photography just won’t die One notable omission from last week's iPhone launch event was a new iPad Pro, but now we have some idea of what to expect from Apple's latest pro-level tablet. The blog of frequent Apple leaker Sonny Dickson shared what they claim is a "fin...
23:26, 09/17/2019

Google Fi now offers an unlimited plan Google's mobile virtual network operator service Fi works by piggybacking on wireless networks to provide cellphone coverage. Last year it opened up to work with iPhones, and earlier this year SIM cards for Fi went on sale at Best Buy. Now, the ...
23:26, 09/17/2019

How conservationists are controlling invasive species in the 21st century When humans colonized islands throughout the Pacific some 2,000 years ago, rats came along for the ride. The introduction of those rodents proved disastrous for the local island exosystem, a pattern than unfortunately continues to this day with no si...
23:26, 09/17/2019

Moog brings back its legendary Model 10 'compact' modular synth Moog regularly releases new and exciting instruments like the Matriarch and Sirin. But it also has a rich history of iconic instruments that it's not afraid to tap into. For example, the Minimoog Model D. But its latest adventure into its archiv...
23:26, 09/17/2019

Video: DOD pulls plug on Boeing/Raytheon missile interceptor program SITREP: The RKV has been cancelled, meaning multi-target ballistic missile interceptors are even further off. (video link) With North Korea throwing missiles around again and Iran continuing to depart from the nuclear framework after President Donald...
23:26, 09/17/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek says he’s resumed chemotherapy after numbers rebounded 'sky high' “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek says he’s had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again.        ...
23:26, 09/17/2019

Rockstar Has Its Own PC Games Launcher Now Rockstar Games has released a new digital launcher for its games on PC. The new launcher, creatively titled the Rockstar Games Launcher, is a way for players to buy and play Rockstar games. It’s very bare-bones at the moment, but it works. Mostly....
23:52, 09/17/2019

Developers Cash In By Selling Their Switch Games For Pennies Every few days, I tap the eShop icon on my Nintendo Switch. I’ll look at the new games released that week, but honestly, I just want to see what’s on sale. I especially want to see what’s really on sale....
23:52, 09/17/2019

Corruption probe on striking UAW workers' minds Striking General Motors workers say they wonder about their union’s leadership in the midst of a federal corruption investigation (Sept. 17)        ...
23:52, 09/17/2019

Lewandowski rebuffs questions at House hearing Democrats' first hearing in what they are calling an impeachment investigation quickly turned sour on Tuesday as their sole witness, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, refused to answer most of their questions. (Sept. 17)   &#...
23:52, 09/17/2019

Missing Florida mom Casei Jones and her four children all found dead in Georgia Police discovered Casei Jones' body in a van after her husband was involved in a traffic crash in Georgia. He then led authorities to the site where the four other victims’ remains were located.        ...
23:52, 09/17/2019

Man accused of trying to steal a pedal boat shaped like a dragon Police received a call after a report of a man who stayed in the boat in National Harbor after the pedal boat business closed Monday night.        ...
23:52, 09/17/2019

Gidley: The president is being 'cautious' on Iran Deputy White House Press Secretary Hogan Gidley says the president is being 'cautious' when it comes to blaming Iran for the devastating weekend attack on a Saudi oil field and the world's largest crude oil processing plants. (Sept. 17)   &...
23:52, 09/17/2019

Oklahoma teen accused of threatening school shooting, wanting to shoot ‘400 people for fun’ By Elisha Fieldstadt An 18-year-old Oklahoma woman was arrested Monday with an AK-47 after she allegedly threatened to shoot “400 people for fun,” including some at her former high school, officials said. Alexis Wilson told her coworker a...
23:52, 09/17/2019

The best co-op PC games 2019: top games to play with friends Take your pick of the best co-op PC games 2019 has on offer. They’re proof that there are few PC gaming experiences quite as giddy as playing alongside a friend. Whether you’re navigating an RPG that will take months to complete or...
23:52, 09/17/2019

The latest on the Saudi oil attacks US investigators have determined "with very high probability" that the attack on the Saudi oil industry came from an Iranian base, according to a source. Follow here for the latest....
00:13, 09/18/2019

People with familial high cholesterol at high cardiovascular risk, even with meds While medication can reduce cholesterol levels, researchers say people with a family history of hypercholesterolemia are still at a higher risk for cardiovascular events....
00:13, 09/18/2019

Analysis: The re-emergence of Kavanaugh controversy could hurt Democrats' Senate chances in 2020 The re-emergence of the controversy surrounding Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court has put Democrats in a challenging political position....
00:13, 09/18/2019

Protesting Uber, Lyft drivers cause massive backup: ‘We will not be ignored!’ The plan to snarl traffic and protest outside Gracie Mansion was hatched moments after Uber revealed Friday afternoon it would mimic Lyft’s policy of deactivating drivers when demand was low, organizers said. Stewards for the Independent Drivers Guil...
00:13, 09/18/2019

Andrew Cuomo scraps plan to charge New Yorkers for new license plates Gov. Andrew Cuomo reversed his plan to make New York car owners pay $25 to replace their license plates once the plates are at least 10 years old, his office revealed Tuesday. The announcement comes a week after online voters chose a plate that did n...
00:13, 09/18/2019

Music executive sexually assaulted neighbor, stole her panties: cops A music executive was busted Tuesday for sneaking into a neighbor’s apartment in a tony downtown doorman building, sexually assaulting her and stealing her panties. Adam Lublin, 43, who lives in a luxury tower on River Terrace in Battery Park City, a...
00:13, 09/18/2019

Tread carefully if a former employee lies on his resume: Ask HR Your organization is ethically obligated to be truthful about your former employee’s history, but it’s not your place to be the whistleblower.       ...
00:13, 09/18/2019

R. Kelly's 'friend' who posted his $100K bond wants her money back; judge says no R. Kelly's "friend" who posted $100K to bail him on sex-crime charges in February demanded her money back but judge said no at hearing.        ...
00:13, 09/18/2019

Fresh analysis of LIGO data supports “no hair” theorem for black holes Enlarge / Simulated image of two merging black holes detected by LIGO, viewed face-on. (credit: SXS Lensing) Physicists have "heard" the telltale ring of an infant back hole for the first time, thanks to a fresh analysis of LIGO data. Researchers ...
00:39, 09/18/2019

Ex-campaign chief defends Trump, defies Democrats at impeachment hearing President Donald Trump's former campaign manager on Tuesday acknowledged that his former boss enlisted him to try to limit the Russia election interference inquiry but defended Trump and tangled with Democrats during pugnacious testimony to a U.S. co...
00:39, 09/18/2019

Taylor Swift announces ‘Lover Fest’ tour with just 2 US cities No need to calm down. On Tuesday, Taylor Swift announced what she’s calling Lover Fest, next year’s tour of her August album, “Lover.” Notably, the “festival” includes only two US cities. The rest of the tour stops...
00:39, 09/18/2019

‘Off beat’ Sean Spicer makes ‘Dancing With the Stars’ debut Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer did his best salsa dance during his premiere on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” on Monday night — and was then promptly skewered by the show’s judges for his stilted performance. &...
00:39, 09/18/2019

5 ways Ric Ocasek changed the pop-rock music world Ric Ocasek was the perfect rock star for outcasts, misfits and geeks. Ocasek died of heart disease this past weekend, at age 75. His longtime partner Paulina Porizkova discovered he had died in his Gramercy Park townhouse while bringing him his morni...
00:39, 09/18/2019

Kamala Harris pressures Nadler to launch Kavanaugh probe task force, despite Dems' reluctance Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., is telling House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., that if he does not have time to impeach Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, he should find someone who does....
00:39, 09/18/2019

DOJ files civil suit against Edward Snowden over new memoir The Justice Department filed a civil lawsuit Tuesday against former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden for violating his non-disclosure agreements with the CIA and the NSA by writing a new book about his leaks....
00:39, 09/18/2019

Andrew Yang's campaign cash giveaway raising legal concerns, despite Dem's claims Andrew Yang insisted to Fox News this week that his “small army of very, very, smart lawyers” assures him his pitch to give 10 random families $1,000 per month -- to spotlight his plan for a universal basic income for all adult Americans -- “is perfe...
00:39, 09/18/2019

This could be the beginning of the end for Netanyahu Avigdor Lieberman was once a nightclub bouncer. He may now be in a position to decide who is let into government in Israel and who is not, as the country's kingmaker....
01:13, 09/18/2019

Iran confirms three detained on spy charges Iran has acknowledged for the first time that is it detaining three Australian nationals on spying charges, including two who have dual British citizenship...
01:13, 09/18/2019

Musk says calling diver 'pedo' was not an accusation of pedophilia After a UK rescue diver sued Tesla CEO Elon Musk for defamation, Musk said that calling the diver "pedo guy" was not meant as an accusation of pedophilia. Separately, the billionaire described him as a "child rapist."...
01:13, 09/18/2019

Venezuela and Colombia border tension fuels fear of armed conflict A large-scale military exercise and the invoking of a regional defense pact have Venezuela and Colombia on edge. How likely is a military confrontation between the South American neighbors?...
01:13, 09/18/2019

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

5 Affordable Ways to Get on Tom Holland's Coat Level Can't afford the truly breathtaking Celine overcoat Tom Holland is the cover of GQ Style? We’ve found five reasonably priced, almost-as-handsome alternatives....
01:14, 09/18/2019

Armed police bodycams to help Facebook detect live terror attacks Facebook has teamed up with the Metropolitan Police to prevent live-streaming of terror attacks, six months after the Christchurch mosque gunman streamed his actions using the social network's Live feature....
01:39, 09/18/2019

Trump's Silicon Valley Fundraiser Sounds Like a Mystery Treasure Hunt for the Absolute Worst People If you’re the sort of person who is willing to drop tens of thousands of bucks to help President Donald Trump get re-elected, my guess is you’re probably also the sort of person who loves mystery and intrigue (and racism)! Luckily for you, the presid...
01:39, 09/18/2019

A Mosaic of Groups Competes in Israel’s Election Israeli politics can be tribal, with loyalties to ethnic groups, religious factions and ideologies as strong a factor in voting as views on particular issues. Here’s a guide in words and pictures....
01:39, 09/18/2019

Rob Zombie unleashes The Devil’s Rejects again in the tedious sequel 3 From Hell Accompanied by a boom of gunfire and the cornball-epic strains of “Freebird,” the final freeze frame of Rob Zombie’s The Devil’s Rejects felt as conclusive as the one that concludes Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid. As it turns out, though, it will...
01:39, 09/18/2019

In The Tall Grass trailer promises a properly spooky Stephen King and Joe Hill adaptation What lurks In The Tall Grass? If you’ve read the novella by Stephen King and his son Joe Hill, then you already know—and you should keep your damn mouth shut so as not to spoil the, uh, fun for everyone else. But based on this trailer for Netflix’s f...
01:39, 09/18/2019

Israel election result: Benjamin Netanyahu's battle for survival could stretch on for days as exit polls show vote too close to call Benjamin Netanyahu's battle for political survival last night looked set to stretch on for days after the Israel election exit polls showed the race was too close to call....
02:00, 09/18/2019

France to give iodine to more people living close to nuclear plants France will offer free iodine tablets to around 2.2 million people living close to nuclear plants to help protect them from radiation in case of an accident....
02:01, 09/18/2019

'Unbelievable': Toni Collette on the finale of Netflix's 'infuriating' drama about rape "Unbelievable" stars Toni Collette and Kaitlyn Dever on the series finale of their Netflix sexual-assault drama, which is based on a true story.        ...
02:01, 09/18/2019

As Tony Bennett Gets Good PR, What Do His Players Get? Virginia men’s basketball coach Tony Bennett makes more money from just a few years of work than an average person can hope to earn in a lifetime. Going off numbers obtained by USA Today, Bennett has been paid at least $17,457,050 over his past six s...
02:01, 09/18/2019

U.S. Air Force Warns There's a Chance an American and Russian Satellite Could Collide Overnight Earlier today, the private American firm Bigelow Aerospace was notified by the U.S. Air Force that its Genesis II spacecraft has a slim chance of smashing into a dead Russian spy satellite.Read more......
02:26, 09/18/2019

'Mass Explosion' of Bull Semen After Fire at Genetics Lab A fire in an Australian genetics laboratory has caused 100 cryogenic cylinders containing bull semen to explode, destroying thousands of dollars worth of semen stock, according to Australian news outlets.Read more......
02:26, 09/18/2019

Asia Pacific stocks little changed as investors await Fed interest rate decision Investors await the Fed's latest decision on monetary policy, set to be released on Wednesday stateside. The U.S. central bank is widely expected to cut rates by 25 basis points....
02:26, 09/18/2019

Charts show Microsoft, Apple may be ready to surge and take Wall Street to new heights: Jim Cramer Jim Cramer takes a look at chart analysis of Apple and Microsoft by Stock Market Mentor founder and technician Dan Fitzpatrick, who sees bullish signs in the stocks....
02:26, 09/18/2019

GM, White House deny Politico report of administration involvement in UAW talks The White House and GM denied a report in Politico that said the Trump administration was involved in the automaker's contract negotiations with the United Auto Workers union....
02:26, 09/18/2019

Quadrophenia at 40: Stars reminisce about the film for 'every generation' Released in 1979 and loosely based on The Who's album of the same name, Quadrophenia's coming-of-age tale of a young mod is very much a cult classic....
02:52, 09/18/2019

Holocaust survivor asks Senate to help recoup insurance money of murdered relatives WASHINGTON — A 90-year-old Holocaust survivor called on the US Senate Tuesday to pass legislation that would help others like him collect the insurance claims of their relatives murdered by the Nazis. “My parents, my four brothers, my sister, a...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Kale-flavored candy canes are not the reason for the season Forget a lump of coal. This Christmas, naughty kids get kale. Kale-flavored candy canes have arrived to ruin the holidays, thanks to Archie McPhee, a Seattle-based novelty-toys and -candy producer. The company, which has been selling “impractic...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Biden and Sanders take fight over health care to union workers The former vice president and the Vermont senator clashed in separate appearances before Philadelphia AFL-CIO members, repeating their debate disagreement....
03:26, 09/18/2019

The Devil Wears Prada Is Officially Becoming a Musical With Help From Elton John A Devil Wears Prada musical? For 2020? Groundbreaking! That's right, a musical adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada is set to debut next summer. The upcoming musical--based on the......
03:26, 09/18/2019

Teen Mom's Kailyn Lowry Explains Why Fostering Siblings May Be in Her Future When looking into the future, Kailyn Lowry sees more kids. As MTV cameras continue to document her life with three children, the proud mom is opening up about her plans to possibly expand......
03:26, 09/18/2019

D'Arcy Carden Jokes PCAs Voters Can Go to The Good Place By Voting for the Show Holy motherforking shirtballs, The Good Place is nominated for the E! People's Choice Awards! At the NBC Comedy Starts Here event in Los Angeles, E! caught up with two of the......
03:26, 09/18/2019

Fall for tulle: how fashion's floatiest fabric rose to power Made famous by everyone’s favourite assassin, Villanelle, this versatile material has find its way from saccharine to subversiveGallery: the season’s best tulleRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplem...
03:26, 09/18/2019

Democrats introduce bill to reverse rollbacks of Endangered Species Act Democrats introduced legislation seeking to reverse all three final rule changes to the Endangered Species Act implemented by the Trump administration earlier this year...
03:26, 09/18/2019

U.S. sues Edward Snowden for violating non-disclosure agreement with new book Whistleblower Edward Snowden's new memoir violates the non-disclosure agreements he signed while working for the government, the Justice Department said in a lawsuit filed Tuesday....
03:26, 09/18/2019

Most Americans say school segregation still a problem, Gallup poll shows Most Americans believe racial segregation in U.S. schools -- 65 years after it was ruled unconstitutional in Brown v. Board of Education -- is either a very serious or moderately serious problem....
03:26, 09/18/2019

Merriam Webster adds 'dad joke,' 'red flag law' to dictionary Merriam-Webster took some notice of recent hot topics in the news -- "red flag laws," "fatbergs" and the "deep state" -- when it announced Tuesday that it added 530 new words and meanings to its dictionary....
03:26, 09/18/2019

Florida prosecutors charge 4 in nursing home deaths following Hurricane Irma Florida prosecutors have formally charged four nursing home workers with manslaughter, for the 2017 deaths of a dozen seniors that occurred after Hurricane Irma swept across the state and cut power for days....
03:26, 09/18/2019

Top U.S. antitrust regulators admit to infighting on big tech probe The top U.S. antitrust regulators admitted at a congressional hearing on Tuesday that they had wasted time arguing over who would investigate which tech company, as they take on major probes of firms like Alphabet's Google for allegedly using their m...
03:26, 09/18/2019

Look: Margot Robbie's Harley Quinn returns in first 'Birds of Prey' poster Margot Robbie is back as DC Comics anti-hero Harley Quinn in the first poster for "Birds of Prey (And The Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)."...
04:13, 09/18/2019

Google Fi gets a cheaper “unlimited” plan, bundled cloud storage Enlarge Google Fi, Google's MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) cellular service, is launching a second plan for users today. Besides the original pay-per-megabyte plan with unlimited calls and text, Google Fi is now launching a full blown "Unl...
04:13, 09/18/2019

Before You Start an Email, Set a Timer If you have trouble writing and replying to emails, here’s a simple trick: Set a timer for three minutes. Now write that whole email before the time runs out....
04:13, 09/18/2019

Fewer New Yorkers are cycling: city report The number of New Yorkers who regularly ride a bicycle dropped 5 percent in the last two years, data released by the city Tuesday showed. Approximately 787,000 adult city residents rode at last once a month in fiscal year 2019 — down from 828,000 two...
04:13, 09/18/2019

Watch A Six-Wheeled Ford Super Duty Fail At Climbing A Slight Incline Everyone loves to see a big, burly truck fail at accomplishing a basic task that even a tiny city car could handle, which is why this video of a six-wheeled Ford F-250 struggling to climb a slight incline is so satisfying....
04:39, 09/18/2019

Lawsuit accuses AT&T of shady attempt to pump up DirecTV Now numbers AT&T has been accused in a lawsuit of some pretty shady tactics meant to help the company boost the subscriber numbers for its streaming TV initiative formerly known as DirecTV Now. These tactics include leaning on employees to create fake users for ...
05:13, 09/18/2019

Saudi oil attacks came from southwest Iran, U.S. official says, raising tensions The United States believes the attacks that crippled Saudi Arabian oil facilities last weekend originated in southwestern Iran, a U.S. official told Reuters, an assessment that further increases tension in the Middle East....
05:39, 09/18/2019

French President Macron calls Saudi crown prince on Aramco attacks: press The Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received a phone call from the French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday to discuss the attack on oil facilities owned by Saudi Aramco, according to the state news agency SPA....
05:39, 09/18/2019

Walmart likely discriminated against female workers, U.S. agency says Walmart Inc likely discriminated against 178 female workers by paying them less, denying them promotions or both, because of their gender, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said in memos seen by Reuters....
05:39, 09/18/2019

You Can Eat This Game's Box If You Want The physical copies of this year’s Football Manager game are made almost entirely from recyclable materials, from the case to the shrink-wrap to the ink that’s printed on it. You could even eat the cardboard, if that was something you ever felt the n...
05:39, 09/18/2019

Trump administration exploring police crackdown on homeless people New report suggests law enforcement as ‘tool’ to deal with crisis, as Trump laments people sleeping in ‘best entrances to buildings’The White House has said it is exploring using police to remove homeless people from the streets, a vague threat that ...
05:39, 09/18/2019

Thousands demand Oxford dictionaries 'eliminate sexist definitions' Nearly 30,000 people have signed petition calling on the publisher to cut entries that ‘discriminate against and patronise women’Almost 30,000 people have signed a petition calling for Oxford University Press to change the “sexist” definitions of the...
05:39, 09/18/2019

Mexico experts say body parts dumped in well come from 41 individuals Tests continue on contents of 119 plastic bags found in JaliscoClandestine burial sites have become common during drug warForensic examiners in western Mexico have pieced together 41 bodies from bags full of body parts found in a well earlier this mo...
05:39, 09/18/2019

Colts’ Adam Vinatieri dealing with ‘demons’ instead of retiring The missed kicks were getting to Adam Vinatieri, but not enough to make the 46-year-old Colts veteran consider hanging up his cleats. After missing five kicks over the first two games of the season, the four-time Super Bowl winner made some cryptic c...
06:13, 09/18/2019

Amazon Music adds lossless streaming tier to its service Amazon is for audiophiles. That was the surprising news on Tuesday, as the e-tailing giant unveiled a music-streaming service that delivers higher-quality audio than what can be heard on Spotify or Apple Music. The new streaming service, called Amazo...
06:13, 09/18/2019

Trump to deal fatal blow to California auto emissions authority The Trump administration is expected to announce plans Wednesday to eliminate California's authority to set limits stricter than federal regulations for greenhouse gas emissions limits for passenger cars....
06:39, 09/18/2019

Adult type 2 diabetes markers found in kids as young as eight Scientists have discovered indicators of adult type 2 diabetes can be spotted in children as young as eight - about 50 years before it is usually diagnosed....
06:39, 09/18/2019

Schiff: Top intel official has refused to turn over 'urgent' whistleblower complaint The nation's top intelligence official has refused to comply with a House Intelligence Committee subpoena to provide the contents of a whistleblower complaint a government watchdog deemed "urgent" and credible, the panel's chairman, Adam Schiff, sai...
06:39, 09/18/2019

Luxembourg PM's 'stunt' a reminder why UK wants Brexit - US ambassador Boris Johnson's treatment at the hands of Luxembourg's prime minister is a reminder of why the UK wants to leave the European Union, Donald Trump's ambassador in London is reported to have said....
06:39, 09/18/2019

Park Service Says Archaeological Sites Are Imperiled by Border Wall The National Park Service has warned that President Trump’s border wall will significantly damage or destroy more than 20 archaeological sites in the Arizona desert....
07:39, 09/18/2019

Klopp - Robertson challenge on Callejon not a penalty "Jurgen Klopp felt Andrew Robertson\u0027s challenge on Jose Callejon, which led to Napoli\u0027s opening goal, should not have been a penalty in Liverpool\u0027s 2-0 defeat in Naples."...
07:39, 09/18/2019

South Korea politicians in close-shave protest over law minister The deputy speaker of South Korea's parliament joined a growing band of politicians on Wednesday who have shaved their heads in a protest against a new justice minister whose family is being investigated for suspected wrongdoing....
08:00, 09/18/2019

As China sway grows, U.S. to confront it on Uighur issue at U.N. gathering The United States is considering how it will confront China during the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations next week over its detention of some 1 million Muslims in a remote region, as some diplomats warn that U.S. leadership in g...
08:00, 09/18/2019

France sending experts to investigate Saudi oil attack: Elysee France will send experts to Saudi Arabia to help with investigations into an attack on Saudi oil installations, President Emmanuel Macron's office said on Wednesday....
08:00, 09/18/2019

Exclusive: Where's the beef? Argentine ranchers hope more is headed for China Cattle ranchers in Argentina, which recently edged out neighbor Brazil as the top exporter of beef to China, are hoping to build on that status by getting more local meatpacking plants approved by Beijing, industry officials and other sources told Re...
08:00, 09/18/2019

NFL notebook: Giants turn to rookie QB Jones, bench Manning New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur named Daniel Jones as the team's starting quarterback for Week 3, sending Eli Manning to the backup role after an 0-2 start to the 2019 season....
08:00, 09/18/2019

Evolving Moore’s Law with chiplets and 3D packaging New design and packaging innovations enable new varieties of lighter, low-power, customized processors ideal for Big Data and AI applications.Read More...
08:00, 09/18/2019

Steam’s new library is now in beta Steam has launched its revamped library into beta, which you can opt into here. Valve’s digital store has a giant library, but it can be difficult to navigate. This updated version is supposed to make it easier to find your games. “A good libra...
08:00, 09/18/2019

Google Fi gets $70 unlimited mobile plan plus free Google One membership Google has announced a new unlimited Google Fi plan that gives subscribers unfettered access to SMS, calls, and data for a set monthly fee. Read More...
08:00, 09/18/2019

IT firm manager arrested in massive Ecuador data breach case affecting 20M people Ecuador offiicals have arrested the general manager of IT consulting firm Novaestrat after a massive data breach exposed the personal information of more than 20 million individuals, including 6.7 million children. The 18GB cache of data was attribut...
08:52, 09/18/2019

Satellite photos show the attack damage to Saudi Aramco oil facilities New satellite photos show the attack damage to Saudi Aramco oil facilities. U.S. officials say the strikes involved at least 20 drones and several cruise missiles. The images show 19 strikes launched and 17 hits. The targets included 14 storage tanks...
08:52, 09/18/2019

Tetris challenge: emergency services worldwide go flat-out in viral meme From Switzerland to Singapore, police, fire and ambulance departments are laying down their tools, and their bodies, to take part in a new craze“If you’ve always wanted to know what’s in a traffic patrol car, here you go.” On 1 September, the police ...
09:52, 09/18/2019

Why Ivanka Trump’s new haircut should make us very afraid | Arwa Mahdawi If her family cares about anything, it is image. Her political bob (pob) may be an attempt to get us to take her ambitions more seriouslyIt is hard to keep up with the volume of news these days. However, that is no excuse for me missing what may prov...
09:52, 09/18/2019

She Said by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey review – the inside story of Weinstein and #MeToo All about power ... the reporters who broke the Weinstein story give the full account of who talked, and how #MeToo beganThree events define the #MeToo era. The first was the release, in October 2016, of the #Pussygate tape, on which presidential can...
09:52, 09/18/2019

Major Democratic donor Ed Buck arrested, charged with running drug den Ed Buck, the California Democratic megadonor, was arrested Tuesday and charged with operating a drug house after a third man reportedly suffered an overdose inside his West Hollywood home last week and survived.  ...
09:52, 09/18/2019

Video shows nearly naked man trying to force his way into school bus on California freeway A nearly naked man was recorded on video early Tuesday running after a school bus in the middle of a California freeway and trying to force his way in....
09:52, 09/18/2019

GST Panel Unlikely To Favour Tax Rate Cut For Auto Sector India's goods and services tax (GST) panel is unlikely to approve lowering the tax for the auto and allied components sector this week, as a study has warned of major revenue losses, two government......
09:52, 09/18/2019

Golden State Warriors unveil new uniform combinations for the 2019-20 NBA season In conjunction with their move to San Francisco, the Golden State Warriors have revealed a number of throwbacks and new uniform combinations.       ...
09:52, 09/18/2019

Microsoft's Bill Gates regrets Jeffrey Epstein meeting: 'I wish I hadn't' Microsoft founder Bill Gates says he regrets ever meeting with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein to discuss philanthropy, according to a new report....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Saudi oil latest: Drones and missiles were launched from Iran, US officials say The US has reportedly identified locations in Iran from which drones and cruise missiles were launched against Saudi oil complexes on Saturday, disrupting global supply....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Boris Johnson's lawyers to defend controversial five-week Parliament shutdown as Supreme Court fight enters second day Boris Johnson is today set to defend his controversial decision to shut down Parliament for five weeks as a court battle at the UK's highest court enters its second day....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Vatican seeks to indict two priests in abuse case within its walls The case concerns the alleged abuse of an altar boy at a youth seminary steps from St. Peter’s Basilica. Critics of how the Catholic Church has handled abuse cases will be watching the transparency of the Vatican process....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu Tied With Main Rival, Exit Polls Show Israel's election remained too close to call Wednesday morning, with television stations carrying unofficial results showing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tied with his main rival, former military......
10:13, 09/18/2019

Palestinian Woman Waving Knife At Checkpoint Shot Dead: Israel Police A Palestinian woman brandishing a knife at the Qalandia checkpoint between Jerusalem and the northern West Bank was shot dead by Israeli security forces Wednesday, police and medical sources said....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Ex-Trump Aide Dodges Questions, Defends Him At Impeachment Hearing Donald Trump's ex-campaign director Cory Lewandowski offered a fierce defense of his former boss Monday in a contentious congressional hearing, the first under new Democratic guidelines governing a......
10:13, 09/18/2019

Pak Teen Beaten To Death By Friend Over Video Game Token: Report A Pakistani teen was allegedly beaten to death by his friend over a token to be used to play a game at an arcade in Punjab province, according to a media report....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Trump visits California, says he’ll do ‘something’ about homelessness problem ``We can't let Los Angeles, San Francisco and numerous other cities destroy themselves by allowing what's happening,'' Trump said aboard Air Force One. He did not elaborate on anything more than 'something' aside from the creation of a task force....
10:13, 09/18/2019

Fairphone 3 review: the most ethical and repairable phone you can buy Dutch firm asks £200 above the norm for a smartphone that might help change the industryWhat if you could buy a phone that will last five years, can be easily repaired and is made as ethically as possible? That’s the aim of the latest Fairphone 3 – a...
10:39, 09/18/2019

Turned off by the switch to BBC Sounds | Letters The withdrawal of the BBC’s iPlayer Radio app angers Rod MacraeI am saddened to discover that the closure of the BBC’s iPlayer Radio app service leaves me, and thousands of other loyal listeners, unable to access its services on anything but the late...
10:39, 09/18/2019

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp blames referee and VAR as penalty costs side dearly at Napoli Jurgen Klopp blamed referee Felix Brych and VAR for Liverpool's failure to earn what he felt would have been a merited point from their Champions League visit to Napoli....
11:26, 09/18/2019

For Peter Brook, the Experimental Showman, ‘Nothing Is Ever Finished’ His eyesight failing but schedule still packed, the 94-year-old stage director reflects on a globe-spanning career that includes a New York premiere this week....
11:26, 09/18/2019

Australian hiker rescued after crawling with broken leg for two days An experienced Australian hiker carried his broken leg as he crawled for two agonizing days to find help after falling down a waterfall during a solo mountain hike....
12:13, 09/18/2019

Jimmy Carter shades 2020 Dem candidates: ‘I hope there’s an age limit’ Former President Jimmy Carter said Tuesday that he believes he wouldn’t be able to be serve as commander in chief past the age of 80. Carter, who turns 95 on Oct. 1, made the statement while answering audience questions at his annual address at...
12:39, 09/18/2019

Bermuda judge slammed for saying he got ‘horny’ during murder trial A now-retired judge in Bermuda has been slammed by the Court of Appeal in England for remarking that he was getting “horny” during a murder trial, according to reports. Carlisle Greaves, who served as a junior Supreme Court judge, was presiding over ...
12:39, 09/18/2019

2020 Dems not retracting calls for Kavanaugh’s impeachment WASHINGTON — Despite the New York Times admitting that it removed a key exculpatory detail in its Brett Kavanaugh accuser piece, 2020 Democrats aren’t retracting their calls for impeachment of the newest Supreme Court justice. At least six Democratic...
12:39, 09/18/2019

Nokia 7.2 to Launch in India Soon, HMD Global Teases HMD Global may bring its new mid-range smartphone, the Nokia 7.2, to India soon. The company has started teasing the arrival of a new smartphone in India....
12:39, 09/18/2019

A 74-year-old woman in India may have given birth to twins, making her the world's oldest mother Felipe Dana/AP Images News reports are claiming that 74-year-old Erramatti Mangayamma gave birth to twins earlier this month using donor eggs and in vitro fertilization (IVF) after decades of unsuccessfully trying to have children. If true, this wou...
12:39, 09/18/2019

Inside the rehab farm run by ex-addicts and convicts, where medication and therapists are replaced with chopping wood and making cheese Niels Starnick / BamS Fleckenbühl is no ordinary farm; it is a recognized community in central Germany run by reformed drug addicts and criminals and is completely therapist-free. The community is made up of 106 people from all ages and backgro...
12:39, 09/18/2019

The economics of renewable energy are becoming 'irresistible' There are still obstacles to using renewable energy, but they're not economic ones anymore, says Mark Lewis of BNP Paribas Asset Management. He says the economics of renewable energy have improved "enormously."...
12:39, 09/18/2019

Iran is 'almost daring Donald Trump to respond,' says former diplomat The U.S. doesn't want war but Iran seems inclined to "test the Trump administration," says Gerald Feierstein, a former U.S. Ambassador to Yemen....
12:39, 09/18/2019

Ice rinks, rides and rodeos: Wembley's early history – in pictures Though perhaps now best known for its football stadium and its concerts, Wembley Park has held many attractions over the years. Now archive photographs chart its historyThe Ages of Wembley exhibition at the Getty Images Gallery in Wembley Park, Londo...
12:39, 09/18/2019

PSG look to fix failings in Europe starting with Real Madrid showdown | Ed Aarons Pressure is on Thomas Tuchel to win Champions League or risk losing his job while Zidane knows what his club expectsLast week was a busy one for Florentino Pérez. As well as apparently anointing Rafael Nadal as his successor as Real Madrid president ...
12:39, 09/18/2019

Liverpool fan taken to hospital with head injuries after assault in Naples • Supporter discharged on Wednesday after all-clear• Two Liverpool fans attacked by men wielding beltsA Liverpool fan was taken to hospital with head injuries during the team’s Champions League defeat in Naples having been assaulted in a bar hours be...
12:39, 09/18/2019

Koch-Backed Groups Launch Campaign to End War in Afghanistan In a first, a grassroots organization backed by billionaire Charles Koch and typically focused on domestic priorities is broadening its focus and calling for an end to the war in Afghanistan. Americans for Prosperity on Wednesday scheduled the start ...
13:00, 09/18/2019

The High-Risk Strategy That Could Hand Democrats the White House Over many years of following our beloved Philadelphia Phillies, my dad and I have often wistfully imagined that, in games where the Phils dissemble their opponent by a lopsided margin, the team could store some of that surplus in a “run bank...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine 2019 UK review Want a fast executive saloon but don't want to shout about it? Volvo's new S60 T8 could be for you. We try it in the UK for the first time Volvo’s very modernist approach to the performance saloon format. And it will be a direction that the establi...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Lampard sweating on Mount fitness "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard faces a nervous wait over the next 24 hours to see whether Mason Mount will be fit for Sunday\u0027s Premier League clash against Liverpool, after the midfielder was forced off with an ankle injury against Valencia."...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Chris Boardman: Tour gives Brits advantage for Road World Championships "Chris Boardman says the OVO Energy Tour of Britain has given the country\u0027s young riders an extra advantage ahead of the Road World Championships."...
13:00, 09/18/2019

New York bans most flavors of e-cigarettes New York state health officials voted Tuesday to carry out Gov. Andrew Cuomo's executive action to ban sales of most flavored e-cigarettes. This ban would stand for 90 days as a piece of emergency legislation. It would need to be renewed to continue....
13:26, 09/18/2019

Cheap SIM only deal: 1-month flexibility for just £5 with this Smarty bargain When it comes time to get a new SIM only deal you'll often see promotions for unlimited data, bundles, gifts and long convoluted names for a speed boost - all of which carry some pretty premium prices. But for those unimpressed by all those bell...
13:52, 09/18/2019

Is this really the ultimate gaming chair? Nissan – known more for making cars than designing gaming peripherals – has created what it claims is the 'ultimate gaming chair' – but don't get too excited, as you won't actually be able to buy it.Nissan has...
13:52, 09/18/2019

HP Elite Dragonfly is an insanely light 2-in-1 laptop with 'world's longest' battery life Could we have a new contender for the best laptop of 2019? HP has just announced the HP Elite Dragonfly, which is a powerful 2-in-1 convertible laptop that’s both incredibly light – at under 1kg – and long lasting, thanks to a ba...
13:52, 09/18/2019

Official documents reveal exactly how much bigger Apple’s iPhone 11 and 11 Pro batteries are Battery life is easily one of the highlights of Apple’s new iPhone 11 models. Early reviewers confirmed Apple’s claims for all three devices, which is great news for buyers who’ve been asking for better battery life from their iPhon...
13:52, 09/18/2019

Feds claim locked-up immigrants receive better healthcare than in home country despite deaths TACOMA, Washington — The Immigration and Customs Enforcement official who oversees a detention center in the Pacific Northwest says immigrant advocates' claims that detainees are being mistreated and neglected while in custody do not match up with th...
13:52, 09/18/2019

How Patrick Schwarzenegger and Abby Champion Became Young Hollywood's Model Couple Under the Hollywood lights and between the most prestigious magazines pages lay a young Hollywood couple constantly displaying model behavior. Sure, they may not be ones to walk every red......
13:52, 09/18/2019

| One in 16 American women forced into first sexual encounter: study One in 16 American women were either forced or coerced into their first sexual encounter, according to a study investigating the long-term negative impacts of such "trauma" on women's health....
13:52, 09/18/2019

The Facebook page ‘Vets for Trump’ was hijacked by a North Macedonian businessman. It took months for the owners to get it back. The takeover of Vets for Trump underscores how money, politics and online misinformation remain deeply and often invisibly entangled ahead of the 2020 presidential election, despite years of promises by government officials and technology companies t...
14:13, 09/18/2019

France to scrap breathalyser laws News 18 Sep, 2019 Motorists will soon no longer be required to carry breathalysers in their car when driving through France following law change...
14:13, 09/18/2019

Iran’s President May Skip U.N. Meeting, Blaming U.S. Obstacles The news came as Saudi Arabia prepared to make public what it said was evidence of Tehran’s responsibility for airstrikes on oil processing facilities in the kingdom....
14:13, 09/18/2019

Newly Discovered Giant Salamander Species Is 'World's Biggest Amphibian' Researchers from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and London's Natural History Museum have identified new species of giant salamander using DNA from museum specimens. The species that is......
14:39, 09/18/2019

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Saudi prince Mohammed bin Salman to present 'material evidence' Iran attacked oil targets Secretary of State Mike Pompeo traveled to Saudi Arabia Wednesday to meet with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, to discuss drone attacks at two oil-producing locations that sent prices skyrocketing this week....
15:00, 09/18/2019

Oil prices slip on Saudi pledge, financial markets look to Fed Oil prices cooled on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia's pledge to quickly restore production eased supply worries, while caution ahead of an expected U.S. interest rate cut kept wider financial markets in tight ranges....
15:26, 09/18/2019

This iPhone 11 Night mode photo sample is going to blow your mind Well, the early reviews are in and it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that bloggers and tech journalists love Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max. Early reviewers rarely say otherwise, of course, but this time aro...
15:52, 09/18/2019

Michigan warns about mosquito-borne virus after 3 deaths PAW PAW, Mich. — Public health officials are urging people to guard against mosquito bites after more cases of a rare mosquito-borne virus, including two additional deaths in southwestern Michigan. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services...
15:52, 09/18/2019

Comcast to provide free Xfinity Flex TV device for internet customers Comcast Corp said on Wednesday it will offer Xfinity Flex, its streaming media set top box, and a voice remote for free to its internet-only customers....
15:52, 09/18/2019

Queen returns lost toy monkey to Australian girl A toy monkey accidentally left behind at Buckingham Palace by a five-year-old girl has returned home to Australia after enjoying royal treatment by palace staff and gaining a traveling companion - a toy corgi....
16:13, 09/18/2019

New Zealand to be Middle-earth again in Amazon's The Lord of the Rings series New Zealand will be home again to hairy feet and pointed-ear Hobbits after Amazon Studios confirmed the Pacific country will be the location for its new "The Lord of the Rings" series, a TV show widely tipped to be the most expensive ever made....
16:13, 09/18/2019

| WATCH | Driver rams car into Trump Plaza lobby Police say a car smashed through the glass-doored front lobby of the Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, New York. Authorities told WABC-TV the incident on Tuesday night did not appear to be intentional....
16:13, 09/18/2019

Ex-San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito reveals he rooted against his team during 2010 World Series Former San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito revealed Tuesday he rooted against his team during the 2010 World Series when they were playing the Texas Rangers....
16:39, 09/18/2019

Mike Yastrzemski hits home run at Fenway, 36 years after legendary granddad's final dinger at stadium The last time anyone with the last name Yastrzemski homered at Fenway Park before Tuesday night was July 31, 1983, when Carl Yastrzemski did it for the Boston Red Sox against the Milwaukee Brewers....
16:39, 09/18/2019

Facebook still auto-generating Islamic State, al-Qaida pages WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of criticism that Facebook is not doing enough to combat extremist messaging, the company likes to say that its automated systems remove the vast majority of prohibited content glorifying the Islamic State group and al-Q...
16:39, 09/18/2019

Israel Elections: Netanyahu Is in Trouble, and Other Takeaways Israeli voters went to the polls on Tuesday for the second time in five months. The results aren’t certain, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to gain the support he had hoped for....
16:39, 09/18/2019

Chrissy Teigen accidentally posts email address, FaceTime hilarity ensues Chrissy Teigen accidentally publicly shared her email address. "oh my god people are FaceTiming me," she tweeted.        ...
16:39, 09/18/2019

Taylor Swift announces Lover Fest tour with only four U.S. shows Taylor Swift will embark on a summer festival tour for her "Lover" album. The catch? There are only four shows in the U.S. so far.        ...
16:39, 09/18/2019

Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations, says Warren Gatland Warren Gatland says the Wales squad have been left in shock after his assistant Rob Howley was sent home from the World Cup for an alleged breach of World Rugby's betting and anti-corruption regulations....
17:00, 09/18/2019

U.S. housing starts, building permits hit 12-year high U.S. homebuilding surged to more than a 12-year high in August as both single- and multi-family housing construction increased, suggesting that lower mortgage rates were finally providing a boost to the struggling housing market....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Youth climate activists to join Sweden's Thunberg in protest at U.S. Supreme Court Seven young Americans who have sued the U.S. government for failing to take action on climate change will join Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg on the steps of the Supreme Court on Wednesday to urge political leaders and lawmakers to support thei...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Humberto heads toward Bermuda, Imelda soaks Houston, east Texas Hurricane Humberto gained strength and speed as it moved closer to Bermuda early Wednesday but the islands are likely to be spared a direct hit, forecasters said....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Formula E: Mahindra Racing Announces New Team Manager & Chief Mechanic For 2019-20 Season With the 2019-20 Formula E season set to begin later this year, Mahindra Racing has appointed David Clarke as the new Team Manager and Paul Willett as the Chief Mechanic....
17:00, 09/18/2019

New TVS NTorq With LED Headlamp Teased TVS Motor Company has released a new teaser video for an updated version of the NTorq 125 scooter on its social media handles. The new video provides a glimpse of the new LED headlamp and daytime......
17:00, 09/18/2019

Ad Astra review – Brad Pitt on a thrilling Freudian space odyssey | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week With echoes of Apocalypse Now and 2001, James Gray’s spectacular epic dispatches Pitt on an interplanetary mission to find his missing fatherBrad Pitt never looked more beautiful than in this mesmeric, flawed, superbly photographed and designed space...
17:00, 09/18/2019

UK's best sea view photography competition 2019 National maritime charity, the Shipwrecked Mariners’ Society, has revealed the eagerly awaited results of its seventh annual photography competition, showcasing images relating to all aspects of the UK’s historic relationship with the sea.Having revi...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Just What Everyone Needs, A Merge Dragons Sequel Gram Games’ Merge Dragons is a very popular free-to-pay mobile game about combining three things into better things and spending money on dragon gems. Merge Magic, out today on iOS and Android, is a new game about combining three new things into bett...
17:26, 09/18/2019

Fed Prepares Second Rate Cut to Cushion Against Global Risks The Federal Reserve is likely to cut its short-term benchmark rate at the conclusion of its two-day meeting on Wednesday. The big question is what kind of clues the central bank offers about any more rate reductions....
17:26, 09/18/2019

Juul Faces Subpoena Threat Over Documents The leader of a House subcommittee investigating Juul Labs says the e-cigarette maker hasn’t turned over documents it requested and warned that the committee could issue a subpoena demanding them....
17:26, 09/18/2019

Boost for UK car industry as 4x4 maker to create hundreds of jobs The UK's Brexit-hit car industry is to set for a major boost, with hundreds of jobs to be created to build a new 4x4 in a town due to be abandoned by Ford....
17:52, 09/18/2019

Get to Know the 2019 PCAs Latin Artist Nominees: Karol G, Bad Bunny and More Who Are Changing the Game It's time to cast your ballot! In case you missed it, the 2019 E! People's Choice Awards nominees were announced last week. There are 43 categories total that you can......
17:52, 09/18/2019

11 Emmys Couples We Wish Were Still Together Date night on Emmys night is always a good idea. When it comes to this weekend's award show, pop culture fans are more than excited to see their favorite TV stars and shows win......
17:52, 09/18/2019

What Does Peter Weber Need to Do to Be a Successful Bachelor? Peter Weber is your new Bachelor. The pilot and one-time contestant on Hannah Brown's season of The Bachelorette will be handing out the roses in season 24 of ABC's reality......
17:52, 09/18/2019

Exposed RDP servers see 150K brute-force attempts per week: Here's how to protect them BlueKeep and DejaBlue renewed interest in brute-force scanning for vulnerable systems, which negatively impacts Windows Server performance. Cameyo has solutions to protect your Virtual Desktop server....
18:26, 09/18/2019

Daily on Energy: Escalating fuel economy fight could force carmakers to choose sides Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
18:26, 09/18/2019

Iran Warns US Against Attacks: "Response Will Be Prompt And Strong" Iran warned the United States that it would broadly retaliate against any attacks in the wake of crippling strikes on the Saudi oil industry over the weekend, Iranian news agencies reported Wednesday....
18:26, 09/18/2019

Sword in the Stones: 3,200-Year-Old Weapon Unearthed Near Spanish Megalith Archaeologists working on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca (Mallorca) have made a surprising discovery. They came across a 3,200-year-old sword, completely by accident at a Bronze Age site. It is one of the few weapons from that era found on the...
18:52, 09/18/2019

Facebook and Instagram bring music features to Stories in India Facebook today announced a host of new features for Facebook and Instagram in India for users to better express themselves through music. Get ready for music in Stories, Live streams and on people’s profiles.Music is often regarded as an entir...
18:52, 09/18/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo reveals price of fame in emotional Piers Morgan interview: 'I can't take kids to park... I want to be free' Christiano Ronaldo has opened up about his personal life in an interview with Piers Morgan, lamenting not being able to take his children to the park because of his fame....
18:52, 09/18/2019

Exclusive: London Metal Exchange to delay ban on tainted metal until 2025 - sources The London Metal Exchange (LME) will postpone plans to ban metal tainted by human rights abuses until 2025, giving producers three more years to comply with guidelines and the exchange time to rethink its approach, industry sources said....
18:52, 09/18/2019

Novartis halts distribution of its Zantac versions amid probe into impurities Novartis AG's Sandoz unit said on Wednesday it was halting distribution of its versions of the drug commonly known as Zantac in all its markets, including the United States and Canada, after contaminants were found in the heartburn drug....
18:52, 09/18/2019

U.S. housing starts, building permits race to 12-year high U.S. homebuilding surged to more than a 12-year high in August as both single- and multi-family housing construction accelerated, suggesting that lower mortgage rates were finally providing a boost to the struggling housing market....
18:52, 09/18/2019

India bans e-cigarettes as global backlash at vaping gathers pace India banned the sale of electronic cigarettes on Wednesday and warned of an "epidemic" among young people, in the latest and potentially biggest move globally against vaping over growing health concerns....
18:52, 09/18/2019

Thailand culls 200 pigs amid heightened fears over African swine fever Thailand has culled more than 200 pigs this week, authorities said on Tuesday, in the first such action amid heightened fears of a potential outbreak of African swine fever....
18:52, 09/18/2019

Overstock says it will loosen restrictions on bizarre crypto-dividend Overstock said Wednesday it will loosen a bizarre tangle of restrictions on a blockchain-based dividend that critics said was concocted by ex-chief Patrick Byrne to stymie short sellers. Shares of the discount furniture site have been on a roller-coa...
18:52, 09/18/2019

Hurricanes rarely get close to Bermuda, but Category 3 Humberto may swipe the island tonight The year's second major Atlantic hurricane is expected to deliver strong winds and large swells to Bermuda as it makes a rare pass Wednesday night just north of the Atlantic island territory....
19:13, 09/18/2019

WTA roundup: Top seed Svitolina retires in Guangzhou Top seed Elina Svitolina of the Ukraine was forced to retire from her match against Marie Bouzkova of the Czech Republic at the Guangzhou International Women's Open on Wednesday in Guangzhou, China....
19:13, 09/18/2019

Central Park tower now tallest residential building in the world Robert Frank gets a look inside Central Park Tower as it tops out at 1,550 feet, becoming the tallest residential building in the world. The 179 luxury condos range from $6.7 million for a two-bedroom to $63 million for a five-bedroom penthouse....
19:13, 09/18/2019

Powerful Humberto, a Category 3 hurricane, takes aim at Bermuda Schools closed across tiny Bermuda as residents braced for Hurricane Humberto, a Category 3 storm forecast to hit the island with a glancing blow.        ...
19:13, 09/18/2019

No McFunerals Please A study concludes that descriptive logos outperform simpler ones for companies trying to gain traction, except when it comes to describing something unpleasant....
19:13, 09/18/2019

Spain to hold fourth election in as many years after coalition talks fail Spain is set to hold its fourth election in as many years after acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez failed to secure enough support in parliament to form a government....
19:39, 09/18/2019

Citizens List NRC To Be Introduced Throughout The Country, Says Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday asserted that the NRC will be introduced throughout India and all illegal immigrants will be thrown out of the country through legal means....
19:39, 09/18/2019

Non-Bailable Warrant Against Gautam Buddh Nagar Jail Superintendent The Supreme Court has issued a non-bailable warrant (NBW) against the superintendent of district jail of Gautam Buddh Nagar in Uttar Pradesh after it was apprised that he had released an accused from......
19:39, 09/18/2019

"Had Nehru Survived Jail For 14 Minutes...": Uddhav Thackeray In a pre-election swipe, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has said Pakistan would not have been created if the Hindutva protagonist Vinayak Damodar Savarkar had become the Prime Minister during......
19:39, 09/18/2019

Researchers are performing integer factorization using modified MRAM Ease of scaling could make probabilistic computing competitive with current-day quantum computers, though limitations of the design prompt researchers to dub it the "poor man's qubit."...
19:39, 09/18/2019

A Casper executive's sleep issues leads billion-dollar bed start-up into CBD gummies market Bed-in-a-box start-up Casper has reached a $1 billion valuation by shaking up the online sales of the mattress industry. But its push into sleep health and a deal with edibles company Plus and John Legend for CBD gummies is no gimmick....
19:39, 09/18/2019

Algerian army chief moves to limit protest movement Algeria's powerful army chief has ordered buses and cars bringing protesters into the capital to be stopped and seized, the latest in a series of measures aimed at quelling big weekly demonstrations demanding a purge of the old ruling elite....
20:00, 09/18/2019

Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack United Arab Emirates targets Yemen's Houthi group said on Wednesday it had identified dozens of sites in the United Arab Emirates as possible targets, in an attempt to underscore its military clout following a weekend attack it claims to have carried out on Saudi oil facilities....
20:00, 09/18/2019

Searching for Fall Colors? Let Me Get the Llama for You Many travelers take leisurely drives to admire or post the range of brilliant fall colors on Instagram. But here are five more unusual ways to enjoy leaf-peeping season....
20:26, 09/18/2019

Colombia opens 59 blocks for bids in next oil auction Colombia will have 59 blocks on offer in its next round of oil bidding, the national hydrocarbons agency (ANH) said on Wednesday, as the country steps up efforts to encourage more investment in the sector....
20:26, 09/18/2019

Style trumps fashion at Prada, Pilotto goes to the beach at Milan shows Prada chose personal style over fashion while Peter Pilotto merged the beach with the ballroom at their catwalk shows on Wednesday, kicking off the first day of Milan Fashion Week....
20:26, 09/18/2019

Finance Minister To Review State-Run Banks' Merger Preparedness: Report Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet the heads of PSU banks on Thursday to discuss merger-related issues and review their preparedness to execute the process...
20:53, 09/18/2019

Reliance Jio Tops Subscription Race In July; Airtel, Vodafone Idea Lose Jio added 85.39 lakh customers in July to take its total subscriber base to 33.97 crore, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) showed on Wednesday....
20:53, 09/18/2019

Porn star Jessica Jaymes found dead at 43 Porn star Jessica Jaymes has been found dead at home in California, it was reported Wednesday. She was just 43. Jaymes was found unconscious at home Tuesday afternoon when a friend checked on her at home in the San Fernando Valley, TMZ said. The frie...
20:53, 09/18/2019

County cricket: Abbott haul sets up title decider at Taunton – as it happened Kyle Abbott took 17 wickets for Hampshire as they beat Somerset, while Essex set up a title-deciding finale at Taunton by thrasing Surrey 6.18pm BST Sophia Gardens Glamorgan 435 & 251-5 dec v Leicestershire 263 & 32-2. Leics need 392 runs to winOld T...
21:13, 09/18/2019

Fed forecasts no further rate cuts in 2019 and 2020, but members are divided Ahead of the Fed's 2 p.m. announcement, many economists were forecasting one further cut in 2019, but some investors were hoping for two more this year....
21:13, 09/18/2019

Don't expect Mom and Dad to clue you in on your inheritance Not even charitable giving is immune to family bickering and conflict. Children and grandchildren tend to be left out of older investors' philanthropic planning, according to Key Private Bank....
21:13, 09/18/2019

Dutch blackface holiday characters to get ‘sooty faces’ amid public backlash: report A Netherlands’ Christmastime parade that for years featured white people wearing blackface makeup is doing away with that tradition after public backlash and, at times, violent protests.  ...
21:13, 09/18/2019

How a hard-charging lawyer helped fuel a civil war inside the NRA After helping jettison his rivals, William Brewer III now counsels NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre on some of the group’s most important decisions....
21:39, 09/18/2019

‘I hope there’s an age limit’: Jimmy Carter questions whether he could have handled the presidency at 80 The former president didn’t mention any current White House contenders, but both Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders would reach that threshold while in office....
21:39, 09/18/2019

Netanyahu's future on the line as Israel election too close to call A national unity government has been called for in Israel after exit polls provided no clear winner in the country's second general election of 2019....
21:39, 09/18/2019

Madonna kicks off tour with intimate BAM concert Madonna was like a virgin — shiny and new all over again. In the first full concert of her sixth decade, the 61-year-old Queen of Pop ventured into unknown terrain, launching her “Madame X” theater tour at the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Howard Gilma...
21:39, 09/18/2019

How do you make more money when the Fed cuts rates? Savers are looking at lower rates, too, as experts forecast another Fed rate cut in September, and possibly in December.       ...
21:39, 09/18/2019

Google's Nest Hub Max is bigger, pricier and you can make calls Revamped video display device has larger screen, a camera, more expensive $229 price. Video and photos look beautiful, but Assistant sometimes dumb.       ...
21:39, 09/18/2019

Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack targets in the United Arab Emirates Yemen's Houthi group, which claims it was behind the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, said on Wednesday it has dozens of sites located in the United Arab Emirates listed as possible targets for attacks....
21:39, 09/18/2019

Meet the New Head of Planned Parenthood: Alexis McGill Johnson Is a Seasoned Soldier in the War for Women’s Reproductive Health It was mid-August, and just weeks into her new job as acting president/CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of American and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, Alexis McGill Johnson was out front, defending the organization from attack....
21:39, 09/18/2019

Sashay, Beauté: RuPaul Teams Up With Makeup Maven Mally Roncal for a New Beauty Collab The icon who brought drag mainstream is now giving us a bit of the magic to bring home. Twenty-five years after he launched the philanthropic Viva Glam collection with MAC, RuPaul is once again lending his glamour to a beauty brand; this time with fr...
21:39, 09/18/2019

Can't Nobody Sang Like Eddie King, Jr.—Except Tekashi 6ix9ine I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings took on new meaning yesterday when Daniel Hernandez—formally known as professional irritant Tekashi 6ix9ine—testified in the racketeering case against Anthony “Harv” Ellison and Aljermiah “Nuke” Mack, his one-time alli...
21:39, 09/18/2019

Tropical Depression Imelda could dump 2 feet of rain on parts of Texas East Texas was facing days of heavy rains and flash flooding Wednesday as Tropical Storm Imelda, downgraded to a tropical depression.        ...
22:13, 09/18/2019

Illinois opens 24 cases of alleged priest sex abuse after finding reports weren't reviewed The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services has opened 24 new investigations into alleged sexual misconduct by Catholic priests.        ...
22:13, 09/18/2019

US abortion rate is at its lowest, but restrictive laws aren't the likely cause, study says A study says the number of abortions in the USA has fallen to the lowest level since 1973, citing a decrease in pregnancies.        ...
22:13, 09/18/2019

Daughter delivers two surprises in one visit Hannah flew all the way from Australia to surprise her dad for his retirement. She had something in store that neither of her parents saw coming.        ...
22:13, 09/18/2019

Ox-drawn plows to blame for increased inequality in Eurasia beginning in 4,000 BC The adoption of the ox-drawn plow, not the advent of agriculture, triggered an accelerating increase in inequality among Eurasian societies beginning around 4000 B.C....
22:13, 09/18/2019

'I'm bored': Former 'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay weighs in on new 'Bachelor' Peter Weber Peter Weber, a fan-favorite from Hannah Brown's season of "The Bachelorette," will star on the upcoming "Bachelor" season. But not everyone is happy.        ...
22:13, 09/18/2019

Local Columnist Woefully Out Of His Element One possible explanation for the existence of this Albany (Georgia) Herald column, in which Carlton Fletcher fields all the questions a “female person” might have watching her first baseball game, could be that it was accidentally sucked through a wo...
22:14, 09/18/2019

Another Dead Horse At Santa Anita A 4-year-old gelding was euthanized at Santa Anita after breaking its pelvis during training, according to a statement released by the track’s owner, the Stronach Group. The horse, named Zeke, pulled up on the training track on Monday and was put dow...
22:14, 09/18/2019

Kobe Bryant Clarifies Rob Pelinka's Story About Meeting With Heath Ledger, Who Had Already Died An ESPN article published this past May recounted a strange story: Lakers GM Rob Pelinka bizarrely claimed that Kobe Bryant was inspired by the depiction of the Joker in The Dark Knight, sought out and enjoyed dinner with Heath Ledger (who was dead),...
22:14, 09/18/2019

What the Interest-Rate Cut Means for You The Federal Reserve’s decision to cut its short-term benchmark rate can mean different things for your mortgage, your student loans and other kinds of borrowing....
22:39, 09/18/2019

|StockssofterasinvestorsawaitFeddecision More focus will be on the press conference following the interest rate decision for more clues on how the Fed plans to help spur economic growth given that the ECB has already taken on quantitative easing....
22:39, 09/18/2019

|TakingawayincentiveswillhitSAautosectorhard,industrybodywarns The National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of South Africa has raised concerns that reducing rebates on excise duties will negatively impact the competitiveness of the auto industry....
22:39, 09/18/2019

|SavetheANCfromcompanieslikeBosasa–Malemaoninsourcing The EFF leader says insourcing will build the capacity of state entities to continue functioning and create secure jobs for employees of contractors that government already uses....
22:39, 09/18/2019

Blockchain consulting firm allegedly extorted crypto start-up with threats to hijack its ICO A New York-based blockchain consulting firm allegedly extorted a Seattle-based crypto start-up with threats to hijack its initial coin offering, in a case announced Wednesday by the Eastern District of New York prosecutor....
22:39, 09/18/2019

Georgia grocery store removes Irish Spring soap ahead of Notre Dame-Georgia clash Georgia store Dill's Food City posted a sign that noted its Irish Spring soap was "temporarily out of stock" ahead of Notre Dame-Georgia clash.       ...
23:13, 09/18/2019

Euromoney and the IMF/World Bank: A special relationship For those that work on them, every edition of Euromoney is special. We try our utmost to reflect the issues of the moment, to delve into the intricacies of the global financial system and never forget that our duty is both to inform and to entertain....
23:13, 09/18/2019

PSG 3-0 Real Madrid: Angel Di Maria stars in Paris to ruin Zinedine Zidane's Champions League return Angel Di Maria struck twice to lead Paris Saint-Germain to a 3-0 victory over Real Madrid to hand the French giants an early advantage in Champions League Group A....
23:13, 09/18/2019

Scientists came up with a reasonable plan to build an elevator to the Moon It’s not quite a “Stairway to Heaven,” but scientists have come up with what appears to be a perfectly feasible plan to build an elevator to the Moon. Or, more accurately, a Spaceline from the Moon to the Earth. In a paper published in late August, a...
23:39, 09/18/2019

Head To Shang Palace To Savour Street Food Delights From Yunnan's 'Spring City', Kunming Located at the Shangri-La's - Eros Hotel, New Delhi, Shang Palace is a 47-year old legacy that has recently introduced the culinary trail from Yunnan's 'Spring City', Kunming....
23:39, 09/18/2019

New York Jets' Jamal Adams appears to be upset over benching New York Jets safety Jamal Adams appeared to express subtle frustration with his team after he was benched during their loss to the Cleveland Browns on Monday night....
23:39, 09/18/2019

Pittsburgh Pirates' Felipe Vazquez admits driving to girl's home to have sex with her: report Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez reportedly admitted that he drove about an hour two years ago to meet an underage girl and tried to have sex with her....
23:39, 09/18/2019

White House Is Revoking California Waiver on Auto Emissions President Trump said the administration is revoking California’s authority to set its own tailpipe-emissions standards, escalating a fight that has challenged the auto industry....
23:39, 09/18/2019

Europa League: On-fire Aubameyang returns to Germany Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang returns to Germany to face Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League boasting a phenomenal goalscoring record with Arsenal. But will the hot-shot striker get the trophies his talent deserves?...
23:39, 09/18/2019

Deaths in custody — the culture of police torture in Pakistan Recent cases of custodial deaths have angered the Pakistani people, who are demanding immediate justice for the victims. But reforming the "police torture culture" would be a mammoth task. Haroon Janjua reports....
23:39, 09/18/2019

A personal look at some central differences between China and Germany Comparing China and Germany is like comparing apples with oranges, says Megan Chua from Singapore. After living in both countries, she talks about some striking differences between the two nations....
23:39, 09/18/2019

Poland's ruling party pledges pre-election minimum wage spike Poland’s ruling party has pledged to raise the minimum wage by 90% over four years. A month before a general election, such a move is either a stroke of political genius or economic calamity, depending on who you ask....
23:39, 09/18/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Tennessee inches closer to ‘block granting’ Medicaid Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
00:26, 09/19/2019

U.N. Security Council to vote on rival calls for truce in Syria's Idlib The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Thursday on rival draft resolutions that call for a truce in northwest Syria after Russia and China put forward their own text in response to a proposal by Kuwait, Germany and Belgium....
00:52, 09/19/2019

Sri Lankan lawmakers to investigate Lotus Tower graft allegation A Sri Lankan parliamentary panel will investigate an allegation of corruption against a Chinese company contracted to work on the construction of South Asia's tallest tower....
00:52, 09/19/2019

Clean Your Grimy Windows With a $2 Bottle of Windex, With Prime Shipping If you haven’t given your windows any TLC for awhile, this bottle of ammonia-free Windex is just $2 on Amazon today after you clip the on-page coupon. Even without the coupon, it’s cheaper than usual, and you get Prime shipping too....
00:53, 09/19/2019

US abortion rate lowest in decades, report finds The abortion rate in the United States reached a record low in 2017 as pregnancy rates declined and contraception use rose, according to the pro-choice Guttmacher Institute....
01:26, 09/19/2019

American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging plane denied bail over possible terrorist ties A federal judge on Wednesday denied bail to an American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging a jetliner in July over possible links to the Islamic State. ...
01:26, 09/19/2019

Did Egyptians spur innovation by mysterious biblical kingdom 3,000 years ago? A mysterious kingdom from Biblical times that underwent a major technological transformation almost 3,000 years ago might have been influenced by the Egyptians....
01:26, 09/19/2019

Hot air balloon makes emergency landing in San Diego neighborhood SAN DIEGO, CA — A hot air balloon pilot had to make an emergency landing in a San Diego councilman’s residential neighborhood. Mark kersey captured the emergency landing on his cell phone, and also grabbed a few still photos. In a tweet,...
01:26, 09/19/2019

Young adults ignore vape warnings (KGW)Oregon State officials say two additional cases of respiratory illnesses linked to vaping have been reported, bringing the total number of cases in Oregon to four. The Oregon Health Authority said Tuesday that a total of four cases have been rep...
01:26, 09/19/2019

Candle lighting ceremony honors children with cancer TUCSON – September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness month. Tuesday night, the community gathered in front of the Banner Diamond Children’s Hospital to honor and remember children who are fighting cancer or have lost their battle with the diseas...
01:26, 09/19/2019

Demonstrators call for removal of UA professor after homophobic comments TUCSON – Students, staff, professors, and community members are expected to protest on Wednesday at The University of Arizona against the continued employment of the former-chair for the Department of Anesthesiology in the College of Medicine. ...
01:26, 09/19/2019

| Congo minister sacked after row with opposition leader Congo-Brazzaville's president Denis Sassou Nguesso has sacked his women's minister after a row over a recording in which she questioned the integrity of the opposition leader....
01:26, 09/19/2019

U.S. unlikely to impose sanctions on Turkey over Russian buy: Turkish official U.S. President Donald Trump has become more understanding about why Turkey has purchased a Russian missile defense system and he is not expected to impose U.S. sanctions on Ankara over the issue, a senior Turkish official said on Wednesday....
02:13, 09/19/2019

U.S. to revoke Calif. waiver that requires cleaner cars, Trump says President Donald Trump and California are going to war over who should set U.S. standards for vehicle emissions and electric cars, foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy that will affect the auto industry and consumers....
02:13, 09/19/2019

Cartoonist Stan Mack is selling his West Village co-op Cartoonist Stan Mack and his writer/editor wife Susan Champlin have just listed their West Village home for $1.72 million. Mack, who’s owned this unit for some 30 years, is best known for his “Stan Mack’s Real Life Funnies” se...
02:13, 09/19/2019

Tropical Storm Lorena will target Mexico with torrential rainfall into this weekend Tropical Storm Lorena developed in the East Pacific Ocean on Tuesday and will track dangerously close to the country's western coastline by Thursday....
02:13, 09/19/2019

Venezuela opposition deputy Edgar Zambrano freed 4 months after 'kidnapping' More than four months after he was arrested and charged with treason, Venezuelan opposition leader and lawmaker Edgar Zambrano has been freed from jail....
02:13, 09/19/2019

RF Chirp tech: Long distance, incredible penetration, low bandwidth The first pitch I saw for Sure-Fi pegged the meter pretty hard. (credit: Wikimedia Commons) At Ars, we get daily product pitches that range on a scale from "must review" through "no thanks" to "WTF." So when a representative for a small company's P...
02:13, 09/19/2019

FCC creates two 'innovation zones' to test next-gen wireless The FCC is backing up its push for next-gen wireless by setting up entire areas devoted to advancing the technology. The agency has created two "innovation zones" in New York City and Salt Lake City that will serve as testbeds for 5G and other wirel...
03:13, 09/19/2019

AT&T reportedly considers offloading its DirecTV satellite unit AT&T made much ado of its $48.5 billion acquisition of DirecTV, but it's apparently having second thoughts just a few years later. Wall Street Journal sources claim the telecom is considering "parting" the DirecTV satellite unit through a n...
03:13, 09/19/2019

California governor signs labor law meant to fix the gig economy It was really just a matter of time, but it's now official: California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed the state's Assembly Bill 5 into law. The measure is intended to reclassify many gig economy workers as employees by applying a test th...
03:13, 09/19/2019

'Apex Legends' teases its newest playable character with in-game cameo In one of the more elaborate and novel teasers for a new playable character in an online game, you can already see Apex Legends' newest star. You just can't play him. Over the last few days, players have spotted Crypto, Apex's long-rum...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Apple TV+ offers peek at kids shows 'Ghostwriter' and 'Helpsters' Apple won't rely solely on Snoopy in Space to keep your kids happy when TV+ debuts on November 1st. The tech titan has posted the first trailers (only visible on its website right now) for Ghostwriter and Helpsters, both of which will cater to ...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Instagram will restrict posts on cosmetic surgery and diet products You'll soon see fewer ads for "flat tummy" tea and lip fillers on Instagram. The social media platform announced today that it is tightening restrictions on posts related to diet products and cosmetic surgery. The new rules -- first reported in ...
03:13, 09/19/2019

City pledges to replace disgusting gum-covered signs The city on Wednesday pledged to replace street signs that tourists on double-decker buses have been plastering with chewed-up wads of gum — following a Post exposé on the problem. “DOT is aware and will replace the signs within the next two we...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Chemical spill forces Mount Sinai Hospital evacuation A chemical spill at Mount Sinai Hospital evacuated three floors of the medical center Wednesday morning, authorities said. An FDNY spokesman said at least 150 people were forced to leave the 18th, 19th and 20th floors at just around 11:30 a.m. Offici...
03:13, 09/19/2019

DxOMark’s night and wide-angle camera tests push today’s smartphones to their limits Sure, you could take Apple’s word for it that the new iPhone’s cameras are amazing — or you could let some obsessive pixel-peepers perform some (mostly) objective tests and really get into the nitty-gritty. Pixel peepers in extraordinary ...
03:39, 09/19/2019

Government-run health care, universal Medicare buy-ins backed by most Dem primary voters: Fox News Poll As health care continues to become a central issue heading into the 2020 presidential election season, Democrats indicate they favor offering some form of a government-run system, according to a Fox News Poll....
03:39, 09/19/2019

Fantasy Football Week 3 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Mark Ingram ready for marquee matchup You want as much exposure to this week's Ravens-Chiefs game as possible, and that's where Jamey Eisenberg is focusing for Week 3's Start 'Em & Sit 'Em....
03:39, 09/19/2019

Paralyzed Sierra Vista man walks after doctors say he never would \TUCSON – 52-year-old Michael Wheeler was living his best life. He just bought a house, had a very active lifestyle and looking forward to the future. “About a week before, we had climbed Camelback Mountain,” said accident victim Mi...
03:39, 09/19/2019

| As e-cigarettes take heat, Europe takes wait-and-see approach Europe appears to have been spared an outbreak of the mysterious vaping-induced illnesses that have claimed seven lives in the US, prompting a backlash against e-cigarettes, but regulators say they are closely monitoring the situation....
04:00, 09/19/2019

Zuckerberg Heads to Capitol Hill to Push His Version of Web Regulation Facebook Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg will pitch to lawmakers his moderate vision for internet regulation and seeking to placate lawmakers who are weighing tougher moves....
04:00, 09/19/2019

How Do You Fix … All of It? A group of leaders in business, politics and academia gathered to try to solve problems from student debt to carbon emissions. Here are their recommendations....
04:00, 09/19/2019

Purdue Pharma seeks to halt opioid suits against company, Sacklers OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP on Wednesday asked a U.S. bankruptcy judge to halt for roughly nine months more than 2,600 lawsuits alleging the company and its controlling Sackler family helped fuel the U.S. opioid crisis, according to court docume...
04:00, 09/19/2019

Japanese parent company pulls plug on Albemarle & Bond over Brexit Daikokuya Holdings seeks buyer after branches of UK pawnbrokers were shuttered last week The Japanese company behind the pawnbroker Albemarle & Bond pulled the plug on the business amid concern that its losses would increase after Brexit, it has emer...
04:00, 09/19/2019

The Pentagon is taking on ISIS 'clandestine insurgency' The remnants of the Islamic State have returned to the group's insurgent roots since the destruction of its land caliphate earlier this year, but it may be regrouping to make another land grab, the Pentagon says....
04:00, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 3-AT&T, Dish not in talks over DirecTV deal - source AT&T Inc and Dish Network Corp are not in discussions over a deal due to regulatory issues, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, after the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/2kS2Hbs the wireless carrier was considering pa...
04:26, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to meet with U.S. senators this week Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg is on Capitol Hill this week to meet with senators as the social media giant faces scrutiny from both the Federal Trade Commission and members of Congress, the company confirmed on Wednesday....
04:26, 09/19/2019

Are Only Black American Descendants of US Slaves Deserving of Reparations? With the nation’s renewed focus on whether or how to compensate black Americans for the evils of generations of chattel slavery in the U.S. and its systemically racist aftermath, some have questioned who should qualify for reparations should such rep...
05:13, 09/19/2019

The Boondocks Will Be Streaming Its Snark on HBO Max, All Original Episodes and 2 New Seasons Coming Fall 2020 Excuse me. Everyone, I have a brief announcement to make. Jesus was black, Ronald Reagan was the devil, and the government is lying about 9/11. Thank you for your time and goodnight. —Huey Freeman...
05:13, 09/19/2019

Just Days Ahead of Employee Climate Strike, Microsoft Announces Partnership with Chevron to Accelerate Oil Extraction Mere days before Microsoft workers are set to walk out of their jobs and publicly call on their employer to reduce carbon emissions and sever its ties with fossil fuel companies, the tech giant has announced a major partnership with two of the bigges...
05:13, 09/19/2019

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Politely Hands Bad-Faith Republican His Ass Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is in Congress today testifying about the disastrous, impending effects of global climate change—and guess what! Shitty Republicans are not taking her seriously....
05:13, 09/19/2019

Ford's Kind Of Made 'Raptor Lite' Versions Of F-150 And Ranger With New Factory Upgrades Ford is going to sell suspension upgrades for the Ranger and F-150 pickup trucks that are slightly more robust than the existing FX4 off-road trim, but well shy of the extreme Raptor on cost and capability. It’s actually a pretty interesting developm...
05:14, 09/19/2019

More Stickers, Thanks Today, Fiat debuted a resounding update of the 124 Abarth (already a good car) consisting of... absolutely no mechanical changes. Just some new decals. And you know what? I have no problem with this. Decals? Stickers? That’s the good stuff....
05:14, 09/19/2019

Former UAW President Was Raided By Feds At Gunpoint: Report American auto workers deserve better than the senior leadership of the United Auto Workers, several of whom have been the subject of a years-long corruption probe that has led to arrests and prison time. Those indictments keep racking up even as memb...
05:14, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg tells US lawmakers 'listen to scientists' on climate change Speaking to the US Congress, the teenage climate activist has urged lawmakers to take action on the "existential crisis" of climate change. Thunberg criticized the US for being the "biggest carbon polluter" in history....
05:14, 09/19/2019

Ángel Di María double helps PSG ease to win against Real Madrid This was not a night for galácticos, old or new. At a balmy Parc Des Princes Paris Saint-Germain simply overran Real Madrid, pulling apart the hastily-stitched seams of Zinedine Zidane’s team and producing surely the most coherent and powerful perfor...
05:15, 09/19/2019