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Bill Gurley says IPOs put Silicon Valley on 'bad end of a bad joke for about four decades'

Bill Gurley of venture firm Benchmark says there are significant discrepancies between IPOs and direct listings that start-ups shouldn't ignore....

Bill Gurley says IPOs put Silicon Valley on 'bad end of a bad joke for about four decades'

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Do you know this man from HBO's Silicon Valley or from those Verizon commercials? Quick question: Who is that guy up above? You’re reading The A.V. Club, unless you came here on accident, so you probably know that he’s Thomas Middleditch, the star of HBO’s Silicon Valley, as well as kid detective JJ O’Malaman, one of Dwight’s rela...
02:26, 08/27/2019

Here's why Silicon Valley is in California, not in Germany The future is being invented in California, not in Germany. An entrepreneur and a VC who work in both places say the reasons for this are deep-rooted and will be very difficult to overcome — but things are improving....
10:39, 08/13/2019

Democrats Take Aim at Silicon Valley. They Take Its Cash, Too. Until recently Silicon Valley was seen as one of the few relatively untainted sources of big-money donations for Democratic candidates. Now, that’s changing....
16:13, 06/06/2019

Silicon Valley Needs a Few Good CFOs As more startups turn into large, complex firms, many are looking to hire a finance chief who can impose financial discipline and bring a new level of managerial expertise. Problem is, such talent is in short supply....
16:39, 05/24/2019

The sixth season of 'Silicon Valley' will be its last Silicon Valley will return to HBO later this year for its sixth season. Unfortunately for its fans, it will also be the end of the show's run. Variety reported today that the upcoming season of Mike Judge's tech-centric comedy will be the l...
02:13, 06/01/2019

How New York can be the new Silicon Valley — without Amazon It’s been six months since Amazon broke up with New York on Valentine’s Day, and the city is still feeling the pain. Many worked hard to convince the tech giant to base its second HQ in Long Island City, a plan that would have regenerated a bro...
23:00, 07/27/2019

Silicon Valley Is Coming for Your House Offering “instant buying,” companies like Zillow and Opendoor are bringing liquidity to the housing market. Critics fear they could also be bringing risk....
11:52, 05/07/2019

Silicon Valley wants to read your mind – here’s why you should be worried Not content with monitoring almost everything you do online, Facebook now wants to read your mind as well. The social media giant recently announced a breakthrough in its plan to create a device that reads people’s brainwaves to allow them to type ju...
14:00, 08/25/2019

Meet Silicon Valley's 'China whisperer' For years, venture capital powerhouse Andreessen Horowitz stood by a steadfast rule: to become a general partner at the firm, you had to be a founder or CEO of a major tech company....
07:26, 05/21/2019

Mutually Assured Disruption in Silicon Valley With venture-capital funds flowing freely, the competition to be a “disrupter” is brisk. Thing is, the battle for dominance burns lots of cash and hinders profitability while not disrupting much besides investors....
12:00, 07/05/2019

Silicon Valley Makes a Mess in the Kitchen Tech venture-capital funds are pouring money into innovative kitchen and bathroom brands like Brandless and Charlotte Tilbury, yielding a spotty track record as their focus on rapid growth often doesn’t translate well to consumer products....
13:26, 06/14/2019

If Silicon Valley were a country, it would be among the richest on Earth With $128,308 per capita in annual gross domestic product, Silicon Valley residents out-produce almost every nation on the planetWere it real, the Sultanate of Silicon Valley would be among the world’s richest countries.Cranking out $128,308 per capi...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Azarenka stomps Tan at Silicon Valley Classic Former world number one Victoria Azarenka overpowered tournament qualifier Harmony Tan 6-2 6-4 to reach the second round of the Silicon Valley Classic in Northern California on Tuesday....
15:39, 07/31/2019

Trade-Secrets Case Seen as Warning to Silicon Valley A trade-secrets case involving a Google affiliate highlights how federal prosecutors are now willing to file criminal charges in matters that are traditionally regarded as civil noncompete disputes....
17:52, 09/03/2019

Surprising Zheng advances to Silicon Valley final "China\u0027s Zheng Saisai moved into the final of the Silicon Valley Classic with another upset win in California on Saturday to keep alive her dream of a maiden WTA title."...
13:52, 08/04/2019

Vekic tames Azarenka at Silicon Valley Classic "Aug 1 (Reuters) - Former world number one Victoria Azarenka paid the price for her erratic serve as fifth-seeded Donna Vekic prevailed 6-4 6-3 on Thursday in the second round of the Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose."...
12:26, 08/02/2019

Global Regulators Race to Curb Silicon Valley Governments are in a global race to scrutinize Silicon Valley, creating a broad regulatory wave aimed at curbing the power of a small group of American tech giants....
22:52, 05/10/2019

Being laughed out of Silicon Valley was the best thing to happen to my startup Being dismissed by Silicon Valley VCs was humbling, but growing my company here in Bozeman, Montana turned out to be an asset, not a liability.Read More...
08:00, 06/03/2019

Zheng wins first WTA title at Silicon Valley Classic China's Zheng Saisai beat Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus 6-3 7-6(3) Sunday to capture the Silicon Valley Classic and win hermaiden WTA title. Unseeded Zheng powered through the draw with several upset triumphs before finishing it off by defeating seco...
07:26, 08/05/2019

How TaskRabbit's CEO is creating one of the most diverse workforces in Silicon Valley As one of the few black women CEOs in Silicon Valley, Stacy Brown-Philpot of TaskRabbit is making it her mission to change the landscape, beginning with her own business....
14:39, 08/08/2019

FTC chairman says he's prepared to break up Silicon Valley giants Silicon Valley’s most prominent players, already under scrutiny from the Justice Department over antitrust issues, may see their dominance further threatened by a Federal Trade Commission whose chief says he would be willing to break up the companies...
22:26, 08/14/2019

Silicon Valley shutting down after its upcoming sixth season HBO’s Silicon Valley might have a fan in Bill Gates, but the tech mogul’s endorsement isn’t enough to make creator Mike Judge and showrunner Alec Berg want to prolong the series’ past its sixth season, which they’ve long hinted would be the series’ l...
22:26, 05/31/2019

Beyond the Silicon Valley app economy: Tech's best new ideas are not from California As the most-hyped Silicon Valley IPOs like Uber and Lyft stumble out of the gates, the app economy fueled by billions in venture capital is looking vulnerable. And many of the best new ideas in tech are not coming from California....
16:52, 05/15/2019

Silicon Valley is the biggest loser from Trump’s war with Huawei Huawei has had a rollercoaster month. First, the company was placed on an entity list, prohibiting US companies from doing business with it. Then, this weekend, Donald Trump eventually reversed course in a face-to-face meeting with Chinese premier Xi...
18:26, 07/01/2019

Ruha Benjamin: ‘We definitely can’t wait for Silicon Valley to become more diverse’ The sociologist on how prejudice is embedded in technology – and how we go about building a fairer worldRuha Benjamin is an associate professor of African American studies at Princeton University, and lectures around the intersection of race, justice...
16:39, 06/29/2019

Wall Street Isn't Buying What Silicon Valley Is Selling Venture capitalists who pumped billions into the largest startups bet that the stock market would embrace them too. Public investors have been less than charmed....
07:52, 05/25/2019

Silicon Valley Came to Kansas Schools. That Started a Rebellion. Public schools in Kansas rolled out a web-based learning platform backed by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Now students have staged walkouts and sit-ins. Their parents have organized....
20:39, 04/28/2019

This Silicon Valley investor is thrilled about Washington’s antitrust moment Roger McNamee says the recent escalation of antitrust scrutiny of Silicon Valley is a signal that Washington is “getting back to business” on competition issues....
16:00, 06/05/2019

Buttigieg’s Silicon Valley stardom may complicate his gig economy crusade The 2020 hopeful took aim at Uber and Lyft in a new proposal that seeks to limit the increasingly common practice of classifying workers as independent contractors....
01:39, 07/31/2019

Silicon Valley Will Feel Sting of Export Restrictions Against Huawei The Commerce Department’s move to scrutinize U.S. exports to Huawei Technologies threatens to limit the Chinese company’s access to U.S.-made chips and other parts for its smartphones and 5G technology....
19:39, 05/16/2019

Hibi tops error-ridden Babos in Silicon Valley Japan's Mayo Hibi battled back from 5-2 down in the third set to secure a 6-2 3-6 7-6(3) win over Timea Babos in the first round of the Silicon Valley Classic on Monday....
10:00, 07/30/2019

Chinese Cash That Powered Silicon Valley Is Suddenly Toxic As some U.S. startups reject their money, Chinese venture-capital firms in the U.S. are dialing back investments, structuring deals to avoid regulators or shutting down local offices. Some complain the U.S. government is going too far....
00:00, 06/12/2019

GOP politician raises the stakes in 'censorship' fight with Silicon Valley Sen. Josh Hawley, R-Mo., is taking aim at Silicon Valley’s biggest players with a bill that would strip them of immunity granted during the Clinton era for content posted by users....
04:13, 06/20/2019

10,000 baby boomers turn 65 in the US every day – can Silicon Valley help with 'happier ageing'? Companies are creating new devices and apps to mine seniors’ golden years and address the challenges of growing olderSilicon Valley has long sought to disrupt virtually every aspect of modern life. Now comes technology’s final frontier: old age. Tech...
01:13, 09/04/2019

After New York, Silicon Valley, PM's Next US Gala "Howdy, Modi" In Texas Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States in September this year will have a star-spangled event in Houston, Texas. Called "Howdy, Modi", the "community summit" will see the Prime......
09:52, 07/18/2019

Fire hits large Silicon Valley construction site Firefighters battled a fire engulfing a condominium complex under construction in Silicon Valley. Multiple fire engines doused the blaze encompassing an entire block near Santa Clara University on Friday. (June 28)       ...
23:00, 06/28/2019

Silicon Valley has found its presidential candidate in Andrew Yang Silicon Valley workers say they gravitate toward Yang, who is running for president as a Democrat, because of his approach to research and understanding of tech's moral dilemmas....
03:52, 07/18/2019

Swatting Attacks Stir Security Concerns Across Silicon Valley Tech companies are spending more to protect their executives, as so-called swatting attacks point to growing animosity and vulnerability in Silicon Valley....
15:39, 05/09/2019

Silicon Valley Season 6 to Premiere in October on Hotstar in India The sixth and final season of Silicon Valley will premiere in October, HBO announced Wednesday at the summer 2019 press tour of the (US) Television Critics Association. An exact release date wasn't......
10:00, 07/25/2019

Chinese Cash Is Suddenly Toxic in Silicon Valley, Following U.S. Pressure As some U.S. startups reject their money, Chinese venture-capital firms in U.S. are dialing back investments, structuring deals to avoid regulators or shutting down local offices. Some complain U.S. government going too far....
17:52, 06/11/2019

Antitrust Scrutiny of Google and Amazon Should Worry Silicon Valley Reports say the federal government is considering antitrust probes of Google and Amazon. Big Tech could be a bogeyman for both sides in the 2020 election....
14:00, 06/03/2019

Facebook worker dies after jumping from building at Silicon Valley HQ A Facebook employee died Thursday after jumping from the fourth floor of a building at the company’s Silicon Valley headquarters, police and reports said. The man leapt from a building at the tech giant’s Menlo Park, California, campus at...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Silicon Valley Looks North as Tech Giants Expand in Toronto U.S. technology companies are hiring more workers in Toronto, attracted by the region’s diverse population of 6.4 million and a deep pool of skilled labor. Not all Canadians are cheering the tech firms’ growing presence....
02:39, 08/18/2019

A Silicon Valley Apostate Launches 'An Inconvenient Truth' for Tech Tristan Harris argues that technology is having a broader, more corrosive effect on society than many people realize, and none of the reform efforts being discussed in Silicon Valley and Washington are enough to reverse the trend....
19:13, 04/28/2019

"Iguanacorn" Is Miami's Answer To Silicon Valley's $1 Billion Unicorns Miami is famous for beach parties, gators that wander onto golf courses and iguanas that tumble out of palm trees. But now the city of "Scarface" and "Miami Vice" is vying to become a new powerhouse......
06:39, 08/18/2019

The creators of 'Silicon Valley' are making a Match.com origin series The co-creators of Silicon Valley are developing a series on the origins of Match.com, according to Variety. John Altschuler and David Krinsky are reportedly adapting a book entitled The Players Ball: A Genius, a Con Man, and the Secret History of th...
11:39, 09/14/2019

Washington, Silicon Valley Struggle to Unify on Protecting Elections A recent meeting between U.S. national-security officials and Silicon Valley executives shows how the two sides aren’t unified on how best to combat foreign election interference....
20:13, 09/13/2019

Pete Buttigieg Enlists a Silicon Valley Vet to Bring in the Money Swati Mylavarapu worked at Square and Kleiner Perkins before pivoting to progressive startups. Now she applies lessons from the tech world to Pete Buttigieg's campaign....
04:26, 06/18/2019

How a Tax Loophole Is Helping Silicon Valley Workers Save Millions A little-known tax break allows some start-up employees who own company stock to avoid paying taxes on up to $10 million when they sell their shares....
16:26, 07/12/2019

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

UPDATE 2-U.S. regulators approve new Silicon Valley stock exchange U.S. regulators on Friday approved a new stock exchange that is the brainchild of a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, a move that will give high-growth technology companies more options to list their shares outside of the traditional New York exchanges....
23:00, 05/10/2019

BayBrazil and Silicon Valley's changing role in driving global innovation Innovation can come from anywhere in the world, but there are some things that Silicon Valley does better than anywhere else, like scaling an innovative business into a global giant....
18:13, 08/27/2019

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene....
10:39, 05/24/2019

Power traders tackle renewables puzzle in Danish 'Silicon Valley' Far from the sprawling financial hubs of London or Frankfurt, high-tech traders in the Danish university city of Aarhus are driving rapid change in European power markets, easing the shift to renewables with technology that also carries some risks....
08:52, 07/23/2019

How Silicon Valley’s whiz-kids finally ran out of friends | John Naughton The tech founders said they were not like the evil capitalists of old. We should have known betterRemember the time when tech companies were cool? So do I. Once upon a time, Silicon Valley was the jewel in the American crown, a magnet for high IQ – a...
08:52, 06/16/2019

'The glue between therapist and patient': can Silicon Valley fix mental health care? Apps are changing the industry, but experts warn against dispensing with human therapists entirelyThe road to therapy is often inscrutable, windy and unsatisfying, with availability, cost and fit frequently preventing people from getting the care the...
08:00, 07/30/2019

Why TIME’s 2019 Tech Optimists Are Upbeat About Silicon Valley’s Future As data breaches, misuse of personal information and the spread of disinformation erode the public’s trust in Silicon Valley, it can be all too easy to become cynical about technology’s impact on the world. But there are still plenty of r...
17:00, 08/07/2019

It's not enough to break up Big Tech. We need a progressive vision for Silicon Valley | Evgeny Morozov Presenting tech companies as America’s greatest menace may appeal to voters, but it does little to chart an alternative futureAs Facebook all but pleads guilty to a severe form of data addiction, confessing its digital sins and promising to reinvent ...
12:39, 05/11/2019

How to speak Silicon Valley: decoding tech bros from microdosing to privacy Your guide to understanding an industry where capitalism is euphemizedWhat is Silicon Valley?For Californians of a certain tenure, Silicon Valley is a location – an actual, geological valley nestled between two mountain ranges and the marshy southern...
11:13, 06/27/2019

A Silicon Valley start-up is making cancer treatment for dogs more precise Silicon Valley start-up One Health says it's too soon to publish data, but many of its canine clients are living longer than would be expected using traditional treatment....
18:52, 04/28/2019

SoftBank uses 'capital as a weapon' and competitors don't know how to react, says Bill Gurley Price competition fueled by SoftBank's investments makes for "one of the toughest things a board has ever had to analyze," Benchmark's Bill Gurley said....
02:39, 09/11/2019

INSIGHT-Power traders tackle renewables puzzle in Danish "Silicon Valley" Far from the sprawling financial hubs of London or Frankfurt, high-tech traders in the Danish university city of Aarhus are driving rapid change in European power markets, easing the shift to renewables with technology that also carries some risks....
16:52, 07/23/2019

General Dynamics CEO recounts her national security journey, takes a jab at Silicon Valley In a rare media appearance on a June 11 radio segment hosted by a Bloomberg affiliate, General Dynamics CEO Phebe Novakovic discussed her national security career, boardroom diversity in the defense industry, and the divide between the Beltway and Si...
08:00, 06/29/2019

Apple’s Supreme Court loss sends antitrust shockwaves through Silicon Valley The company's loss in a high-stakes case could expose Silicon Valley to heightened antitrust oversight, threatening a slew of new lawsuits and other legal salvos that challenge the tech industry....
04:39, 05/14/2019

Sorry, Facebook and Google, Ellen Pao says startups will fix Silicon Valley's diversity problem New data suggests that if startups make an early commitment to diversity, they could reverse decades of discrimination in tech.        ...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Trump held fundraiser at former Sun CEO Scott McNealy's Silicon Valley house on Tuesday President Trump held a campaign fundraiser at the home of Sun Microsystems Co-founder Scott McNealy Tuesday, marking Trump's first fundraiser in the Bay area since being elected President. A giant inflatable baby Trump was not far behind....
06:39, 09/18/2019

Denied H-1B Visa To Indian Techie, Silicon Valley Firm Sues US Government A Silicon Valley-based IT company has filed a lawsuit against the US government for denying the most sought-after H-1B visa to a highly qualified Indian professional, terming the renunciation......
09:52, 05/17/2019

NASA Invites Media to Silicon Valley Center for Celebration of Women Leaders Media are invited to join NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, astronaut Megan McArthur and several special guests, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, for a Women's Equality Day event Monday, Aug. 26 at NASA's Ames Research...
20:52, 08/23/2019

Silicon Valley-area congressman criticizes tech firms for media job losses The Save Journalism Project came to San Francisco -- "the epicenter of Big Tech" -- to protest continued newsroom job losses and the need for government action....
18:52, 08/01/2019

California adopted the country’s first major consumer privacy law. Now, Silicon Valley is trying to rewrite it. Adopted last year, the California Consumer Privacy Act grants web users the right to see the personal information that companies collect about them and stop it from being sold. But powerful business organizations representing retailers, marketers and...
16:13, 09/03/2019

Goldman CEO to staff: People would be 'throwing money' at Marcus if it was a Silicon Valley start-up David Solomon told staffers at a meeting that "we're getting absolutely no credit from anybody else in the investing community" on the firm's digital banking efforts....
18:13, 06/06/2019

'Silicon Valley' star Thomas Middleditch reveals swinging 'saved' his marriage Thomas Middleditch opened up to 'Playboy' about how his wife and he have an open relationship. "Mollie and I have created our own rules," he says.        ...
04:39, 09/18/2019

This is the 19-slide pitch deck two 22-year-olds used to nab $57 million in funding from Silicon Valley Technology is shattering legacy financial systems that can't keep pace with market demand — and Brex is at the forefront. It's one of fintechs buzziest startups, aiming to rebuild B2B financial products starting with corporate cards for technol...
00:00, 09/03/2019

Peter Thiel's comments about spies in Silicon Valley have some basis in reality, but no evidence But it's important to separate this very real threat from Thiel's specific allegations about Google, which were presented without proof, and from his claims that Google has participated in "treasonous" activity....
23:00, 07/16/2019

Silicon Valley Star Thomas Middleditch Reveals Swinging ''Saved'' His Marriage Silicon Valley star Thomas Middleditch is revealing how swinging tamed the "ravenous little monster" that lives within him, thereby saving his four year marriage.This seemingly sacrificial......
03:26, 09/18/2019

Superhuman, Silicon Valley's Hottest Email App, Kills Location Tracking After Privacy Backlash Email startup Superhuman ruffled some feathers this week thanks to a viral blog post by former Twitter vice president of design Mike Davidson detailing how one of the $30 a month service’s core features was actually a run-of-the-mill privacy-violatin...
05:00, 07/04/2019

Apple’s Supreme Court loss sends antitrust shock waves through Silicon Valley Apple's loss in a high-stakes Supreme Court case on Monday could expose Silicon Valley to heightened antitrust oversight, threatening a slew of new lawsuits and other legal salvos that challenge the tech industry....
16:26, 05/14/2019

House lawmakers seek trove of documents from Silicon Valley giants in antitrust investigation Lawmakers on Friday made a sweeping bipartisan request for a trove of documents from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google, ramping up the pressure on Silicon Valley’s largest and most powerful firms as they face questions of whether they suppressed co...
04:26, 09/17/2019

Trade union holds up Silicon Valley residential project over potential threat to birds A California trade union is seeking to block a major residential construction project in the heart of housing-starved Silicon Valley, claiming there will be a bloodbath of birds due to the proposed building's reflective windows....
13:00, 06/08/2019

Poop-testing startup uBiome was once valued at $600 million by Silicon Valley’s top VCs. It just filed for bankruptcy. Hollis Johnson / Business Insider uBiome filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday, after months of challenges and setbacks for the poop-testing startup. Founded in 2012, uBiome raised $105 million from investors like 8VC and Andreessen Horowitz to explore ...
14:13, 09/05/2019

Top Silicon Valley investor who made a fortune on Google compares IPO bankers to ticket scalpers Sequoia's Michael Moritz says that direct listings worked for Spotify and Slack and will become more common for companies with "courage and intelligence."...
20:26, 08/19/2019

Silicon Valley revolt: meet the tech workers fighting their bosses over Ice, censorship and racism Whether it’s protesting projects with immigration authorities or walking out to demand better treatment of women, activism has entered tech with a force the industry has never experiencedThe election happens. The next day at the Slack office, people ...
15:00, 05/01/2019

‘I’m Back to Riding My Own Bike.’ Higher Prices Threaten Silicon Valley’s Mobility Revolution When JUMP’s bright red bikes started appearing on the streets of San Francisco last year, Ian Chesal was relieved. His lengthy commute, from the hills of Oakland to his tech company’s San Francisco office, involved driving to the subway, ...
18:39, 08/09/2019

GQ magazine pulls photo of Silicon Valley execs featuring 2 women Photoshopped in: reports Not enough women tech executives in Silicon Valley? They can always be Photoshopped in. GQ magazine recently removed a photo from its website after learning that the two women appearing with 15 male tech executives had been digitally added....
13:00, 06/13/2019

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

Silicon Valley’s answer to the housing crises? Charging $1,200 for a bunk bed in a shared house | Arwa Mahdawi PodShare, a US startup that provides ‘co-living’ accommodation, claims to offer the change the industry needs. In fact, it is part of the problemSilicon Valley has rebranded the bunk bed. It is called a “pod” now – and a startup called PodShare is re...
15:39, 07/09/2019

Softbank CEO Masayoshi Son is Warren Buffett of tech, says Silicon Valley hedge funder Glen Kacher Silicon Valley hedge fund founder Glen Kacher is bullish on Japan's SoftBank and it's in large part because of its founder and CEO, Masayoshi Son....
21:00, 04/29/2019

Uber's sky-high valuation and huge losses made sense in Silicon Valley, but not on Wall Street This is Uber's central challenge as it moves from the cozy confines of the Bay Area, where venture capital and private equity firms fund futuristic projects, to the rigors of Wall Street....
18:13, 04/28/2019

General Dynamics CEO Phebe Novakovic recounts her national security journey, takes a jab at Silicon Valley In a rare media appearance on a June 11 radio segment hosted by a Bloomberg affiliate, General Dynamics CEO Phebe Novakovic discussed her national security career, boardroom diversity in the defense industry, and the divide between the Beltway and Si...
20:39, 06/29/2019

Everything we know about uBiome, the startup that convinced Silicon Valley that testing poop was worth $600 million, and then saw its top leaders depart amid an FBI investigation Erin Brodwin uBiome was founded in 2012 on the promise of helping ordinary people understand the bacteria living in and on them, known as their microbiome. The company eventually raised $105 million from investors and reached a valuation of $600 mil...
00:52, 07/02/2019

Oracle billionaire Larry Ellison has an incredible real estate portfolio — take a look at his properties in Silicon Valley, Japan, Hawaii, and more Fred Prouser / REUTERS, Barbara Kraft Larry Ellison, Oracle's cofounder and former CEO, has an extensive real estate portfolio. His holdings include multiple homes in Silicon Valley and Lake Tahoe, as well as 98% of the Hawaiian island of Lanai. Her...
00:52, 06/02/2019

Silicon Valley’s Hottest Email App Raises Ethical Questions About the Future of Email Silicon Valley app gets hype, money, attention and then gets exposed for privacy violations packaged as killer features. It’s a movie we’ve seen before, this time played at rapid speed.Read more......
01:26, 07/03/2019

'A horrible act of violence': 5 dead in Silicon Valley murder-suicide, police say A gunman fatally shot four people in a California home before killing himself Sunday night, San Jose police said, ending an hours-long standoff.        ...
07:26, 06/25/2019

Trump calls Bill de Blasio a ‘JOKE’ after he announces 2020 bid President Trump wasted no time Thursday in attacking Mayor de Blasio, slamming him as a “JOKE” after Hizzoner announced his run for the White House. “The Dems are getting another beauty to join their group. Bill de Blasio of NYC, consider...
18:13, 05/16/2019

NYC cops call Bill de Blasio ‘unmitigated disaster,’ Trump calls him ‘a joke’ New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s strut into the 2020 Democratic primary is getting rebuffed by the city’s biggest police union which warned American voters that he would be an “unmitigated disaster” in the White House....
21:26, 05/16/2019

Dean Cain: Hollywood boycott of Georgia over 'heartbeat' bill is an 'absolute joke' Actor Dean Cain said it's an "absolute joke" that Hollywood celebrities are boycotting filming in Georgia over the state’s controversial “heartbeat” abortion bill....
17:39, 05/13/2019

Napa Valley, but for weed: Cannabis bill would tighten rules for claiming place of origin Like purveyors of fine wines, some cannabis industry insiders are backing a bill regulating who can use place names and appellations in weed brands.       ...
16:52, 07/23/2019

Slack: Direct listings are a bit more like IPOs than you think A lack of underwriting or stabilization certainly makes Slack’s route to market different to the norm, but don’t be fooled into thinking there’s no old-fashioned art behind it....
14:26, 06/24/2019

Exchanges Shy Away From Mini-IPOs After Fraud Concerns Nasdaq Inc. and the New York Stock Exchange are pulling back from a fast-track IPO process for small companies known as Reg A+, following a spate of embarrassing listings....
17:26, 06/10/2019

The top tech IPOs this year have outperformed the S&P 500, despite Uber and Lyft Thanks to the performance of Beyond Meat, investors who focus on venture-backed tech IPOs have done well this year despite some notable disappointments....
01:52, 09/15/2019

IPOs bring tax jackpot for California; can lawmakers resist? At least six major California tech companies, including Uber and Airbnb, are scheduled to go public this year, generating billions in profits. It’s an enticing opportunity for lawmakers to fund chosen causes — a temptation legislative leaders say the...
06:00, 05/06/2019

In a crowded field of big-name IPOs, Beyond Meat emerges as the surprise MVP Beyond Meat, whose plant-based versions of beef and pork can be found at Whole Foods Markets and T.G.I. Friday’s, has seen its stock shoot up 250 percent since its Nasdaq opener on May 2....
20:26, 05/30/2019

Today's Tech IPOs Offer Lower Growth for Top Dollar Investors who buy into today’s high-profile initial public offerings are getting a raw deal. Recent tech IPOs tend to be less profitable, slower-growing and more aggressively priced than their predecessors....
05:00, 08/18/2019

Insurance costs rocket for U.S. IPOs as twitchy investors take to courts Companies going public in the United States face insurance costs that have increased as much as 200% in the last three years to cover their executives against lawsuits alleging they misled investors....
01:39, 06/18/2019

Todd Gurley wants NBA-style paydays in the NFL Wait until Todd Gurley finds out about MLB. The Rams running back has been watching as NBA players get new contracts and is left wondering where all that money is for NFL stars like himself. “It’s crazy,” Gurley told Bleacher Report...
16:26, 07/12/2019

Rams RB Gurley on knee: 'we're going to find out' The Los Angeles Rams' primary ballcarrier said Tuesday he isn't certain how his arthritic knee will hold up over the long haul. An "arthritic component" in his knee became problematic in the playoffs last season, when the team attempted to manage his...
18:26, 07/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Insurance costs rocket for U.S. IPOs as twitchy investors take to courts Companies going public in the United States face insurance costs that have increased as much as 200% in the last three years to cover their executives against lawsuits alleging they misled investors....
23:26, 06/17/2019

No limits: Rams to unleash Gurley vs. Panthers Rams running back Todd Gurley, who was placed on a strict training schedule throughout training camp, will not be on a limited play count in the opener against the Panthers....
23:13, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Volatility drives away foreign investors from Brazil, but IPOs arouse interest Foreign investors have sold off 20.3 billion reais ($5 billion) in Brazilian stocks so far this year, but the 13-year high in outflows has coincided with strong demand for several recent stock offerings, easing the gloom for some bankers....
05:52, 08/21/2019

Todd Gurley’s knee injury mystery deepens: ‘I have it?’ No one is in agreement over Todd Gurley’s mysterious knee injury that made him a non-factor in the 2019 Super Bowl. The Rams at first blamed soreness and inflammation. Last month, Todd Gurley’s trainer, Travelle Gaines, confirmed there wa...
03:52, 07/11/2019

NFL notebook: Rams' Gurley unsure how knee will hold up Todd Gurley, the Los Angeles Rams' primary ballcarrier, said he isn't certain how his arthritic knee will hold up over the long haul. An "arthritic component" in his knee became problematic in the playoffs last season, when the team attempted to mana...
04:26, 07/11/2019

High-flying IPOs Crowdstrike, Zoom, and Medallia shares tank after quarterly results Three of Wall Street's top-performing IPO stocks in 2019 tumbled after the companies' quarterly results failed to satisfy investors and justify their high valuations....
01:00, 09/07/2019

Rams RB Gurley insists knee is fine as questions persist After an offseason of speculation about the health of Todd Gurley's left knee, it would be reasonable to think the Los Angeles Rams' running back would be ready to put those questions to rest....
11:39, 09/06/2019

Todd Gurley remains biggest question during Rams offseason Gurley has the most touches over the last three years, but the workload has caught up to him and Gurley's health has hung over this entire offseason....
14:52, 06/14/2019

Fantasy Football Week 1 Winners and Losers: Buying into Todd Gurley Todd Gurley found himself somewhere in between a winner and a loser in Week 1, but Chris Towers thinks we saw enough positive signs to buy into the Rams's star....
01:26, 09/10/2019

Opinion: Todd Gurley mystery clarified as Rams reveal part of plan for RB Aiming to preserve their top weapon for the most critical point of the season, the Rams are lightening Todd Gurley's workload.       ...
07:39, 09/10/2019

Fantasy football 12-team PPR mock draft: Zeke, Gurley, Gordon still first-rounders? Did running backs Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley and Melvin Gordon go in the first round, despite their respective contract/injury issues? When did the first tight ends and quarterbacks come off the board?...
21:13, 08/02/2019

Best of Saturday at training camp: Happy birthday to TB12, Derwin James, Todd Gurley When Derwin James, Todd Gurley and Tom Brady share the same birthday, we celebrate. Elsewhere around training camp, the Saints hit the Snoball truck to keep cool....
05:52, 08/04/2019

Fantasy Football: Five big NFC questions highlighted by projections include Ezekiel Elliott and Todd Gurley Ben Gretch reviews some big questions he came across in the NFC after doing his projections, including thoughts on Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley and more....
19:13, 06/11/2019

Fantasy Football Offseason Questions: Is Todd Gurley no longer a Round 1 or Round 2 pick? Todd Gurley's mysterious knee problem has sent his Fantasy stock to places we'd never thought we'd see it. Dave Richard says there's still more room for him to fall....
03:26, 06/05/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list starts with Todd Gurley, Ben Roethlisberger Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
11:39, 08/25/2019

What to know about silicon dioxide Silicon dioxide is a food additive. It is generally safe and occurs in many leafy greens and other vegetables. Inhaling fine particles may cause adverse effects. Learn more here....
22:13, 05/08/2019

Forget silicon - SQL on DNA is the next frontier for databases A couple of years back, even researchers would wave off using DNA to store data as something too futuristic to have any practical value. Today, you can extend PostgreSQL with the right software and bio-chemical modules, and run SQL on DNA....
15:52, 07/22/2019

One confirmed dead after blast at Illinois silicon plant One person was confirmed dead and two others remained missing after a massive explosion in a silicon plant in northern Illinois. The victims were among nine employees working inside the 30,000-square-foot AB Specialty Silicones facility when the expl...
21:39, 05/04/2019

Manufacturing memory means scribing silicon in a sea of sensors Enlarge / How it's made: silicon wafers! (credit: Micron) At Micron's memory chip fabrication facility in the Washington, DC, suburb of Manassas, Virginia, the entire manufacturing area is blanketed in electronic detectors in all their various form...
21:26, 06/21/2019

Sunday Comics: Tell Me A Joke Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
18:00, 06/30/2019

Here's Why Facebook's FTC Settlement Is a Joke After some rumor-milling and informed reportage attributable to anonymous sources, Facebook has finally made public the contours of its deal with the Federal Trade Commission to end a probe into its handling of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. From w...
19:13, 07/24/2019

Hippos poop a huge amount of silicon every day – and it’s a good thing By eating plants and then defecating in the water, hippos act as living silicon pumps – a service that may be essential for the health of their whole ecosystem...
21:13, 05/01/2019

Silicon LED created by buzzing surface with high-speed electrons  Enlarge / If only controlling electron behavior was as easy as building atom illustrations out of children's toys... (credit: Japatino / Getty Images) A long time ago, in a place not so far away, I used to believe that future lasers and optics woul...
19:52, 07/22/2019

A clever 90210 revival is in on the joke Revivals and reboots are so commonplace now that it’s really difficult to make one that stands out. Get the old cast together, toss in some surprise guest stars, resolve old storylines, and try to fire up some new ones. So let’s give credit where cre...
15:52, 08/07/2019

Sydney-Singapore team manipulate light wave on a silicon chip A team from the University of Sydney and Singapore University of Technology and Design has announced manipulating soliton photonic waves on a silicon chip....
10:00, 07/03/2019

Silicon Lottery's binned Ryzen CPUs show nearly maxed potential AMD's latest Ryzen 3000-series CPUs may actually be sold at close to their maximum performance potential, as can be seen by the limited overclocking potential found by Silicon Lottery's binning process, Tom's Hardware reports.Normally,...
22:26, 07/25/2019

Bill Gates Docu-Series, Inside Bill's Brain, Now Streaming on Netflix Would you like to know how the Microsoft co-founder thinks and works? Well, now you can. Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates - a three-part documentary series - is now streaming on Netflix in......
13:13, 09/20/2019

Villagers say gas well application is 'a joke', as inquiry opens Ineos, owned by UK’s richest man, wants to overturn ban on well next to sheltered housingVillagers have accused Britain’s richest man of making “a joke of local democracy” after his petrochemical firm applied to overturn a council’s decision to stop ...
18:52, 06/11/2019

Sunday Comics: Avoid The Obvious Joke Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
19:13, 07/21/2019

Michelle Wolf: 'My new period joke is for men – and they love it' The upfront standup took down Trump with a blistering routine at the White House correspondents’ dinner. But she won’t joke about him againHere are some things the comedian Michelle Wolf won’t do. Wear shorts on stage. “Because I don’t want people to...
15:00, 06/11/2019

Melissa McCarthy Says She Cannot Keep a Purse on Her Shoulder: "God, I Wish That Was a Joke" Melissa McCarthy is capable of many things most people are not: Giving not one but two Oscar-nominated performances, winning Emmys, being funny and performing her own stunts. But there is......
20:13, 05/30/2019

How Honda went from Formula 1's biggest joke to winning again After years of struggle - and its fair share of embarrassment - Honda returned to the Formula 1 winners' circle as Max Verstappen triumphed in last weekend's Austrian Grand Prix...
15:26, 07/03/2019

Everybody is making the same joke about Dark Rey kicking Kylo Ren's ass The D23 footage of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker blew plenty of people’s minds, specifically with its tease of a red-saber-wielding “Dark Rey.” For many, this spells doom, but for others? Let’s just say they’re loving the idea of a Dark Rey potent...
01:52, 08/28/2019

The Wig Joke In Ninja's Mixer Announcement Sucked Superstar streamer Ninja is leaving Twitch for Mixer. This afternoon, he’s been serving up his first Mixer stream, broadcasting in front of a live crowd at Lollapalooza and also garnering tens of thousands of online viewers. The move to Mixer was ann...
23:39, 08/02/2019

The Citroën 2CV Makes A Great Joke Car When You Divide It By Two I’m very fond of cars that don’t take themselves very seriously. There’s a reason why intense Tesla and Porsche and BMW and so many other strains of gearhead can be such a chore to be around—they’re too damn serious about their cars. Citroën 2CVs, by...
23:26, 09/17/2019

'Beyond what was appropriate': BBC rules on Jo Brand's battery acid joke Jo Brand's controversial battery acid joke "went beyond what was appropriate" for a Radio 4 comedy show but did not incite violence, the BBC has ruled....
18:26, 08/29/2019

Even de Blasio’s staff think his presidential bid is a joke, say insiders Just months after Mayor de Blasio launched his presidential campaign, multiple mayoral staffers described an atmosphere of mockery and bafflement at Hizzoner’s bid....
11:00, 07/28/2019

New on Netflix this week: Between Two Ferns: The Movie, Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates + more With so many TV shows and movies arriving on Netflix in Australia each week, it can be hard to keep track of the service's many new additions as they arrive.To help you find what's really new, we'll be publishing weekly updates that su...
08:26, 09/20/2019

Bernie Sanders, Bill de Blasio, Bill Weld take 'soapbox' at Iowa State Fair The fourth day of "soapbox speeches" at the Iowa State Fair featured Democratic candidates Bernie Sanders and Bill de Blasio, who told fair-goers they could beat President Donald Trump in next year's election....
10:39, 08/13/2019

Bill Maher joked about Bill Clinton joining Jeffrey Epstein on ‘sex island’ back in 2015 HBO’s “Real Time” host Bill Maher made a crude joke in 2015 implying that former President Bill Clinton knew about Jeffrey Epstein’s alleged sex crimes and would email about joining him on “sex island.”...
21:26, 07/10/2019

Ion Fury Developer Backtracks, Says It Won't Remove Gay Joke Because Of 'Censorship' Upon its release, Ion Fury seemed like a bullet-proof success. The Duke Nukem and Shadow Warrior-inspired retro shooter launched earlier this month to rave reviews, with many praising its bloody, chunky blend of old and new. But, shortly after, playe...
23:13, 08/26/2019

Demi Moore can’t land a joke in ‘Corporate Animals’ While it may appear that Demi Moore has abandoned Hollywood for a simpler life, the “Ghost” actress has actually been pumping out duds like a T-shirt factory. In the past five years she’s starred in such non-classics as “Wild Oats,” “Forsaken,” “Blin...
03:26, 09/20/2019

'What the hell? It's a joke!' - Thiem fumes after being bumped for Serena "Dominic Thiem had to abandon his press conference halfway through to make way for Serena Williams at the French Open - and he wasn\u0027t happy about it."...
01:52, 06/02/2019

‘Poms’ review: This heinous cheerleader movie is a bad joke Anjelica Huston was in hot water after a recent interview in which the actress said she only wants to make movies “that aren’t apologetically humble or humiliating, like ‘Band of cheerleaders gets back together for one last hurrah.’” Well, she’s righ...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Everyone Thought Of The Same Joke Ahead Of Apple's iPhone 11 Launch The Apple event is scheduled to start at 10:30 pm today and as the time draws closer, a flurry of jokes have surfaced on social media. Take a look at some of the funniest ones....
08:26, 09/10/2019

An Evo 2019 Joke Had Fans Thinking Snake Would Be In Tekken 7 Tekken games have had some seriously far-out guest characters like Final Fantasy XV’s Prince Noctis and The Walking Dead’s villainous, bat-swinging Negan. It’s a series where anyone might show up. During the Tekken 7 grand finals at the Evolution Cha...
01:52, 08/06/2019

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

Man kicked off Southwest flight after making joke about vodka A man was booted off a Southwest Airlines plane in California — because he jokingly asked if the water being handed out on the delayed flight was vodka, according to new reports. Passenger Peter Uzelac told local station FOX 40 that he was on a fligh...
20:39, 05/15/2019

Here Is Trump Loving a Florida Man's 'Joke' About Murdering Immigrants President Donald Trump appeared before a raucous crowd of supporters for another one of his MAGA rallies in Panama City Beach, FL, on Wednesday. There, he joined the audience in laughing at an impromptu suggestion from the crowd: what if the U.S. jus...
16:13, 05/09/2019

Robert Pattinson is now Batman, which we swear is not a Twilight joke Robert Pattinson has spent the last several years shedding the shadow of (semi-) nocturnal predators, moving away from his career-making role in the Twilight movies—a franchise he reportedly viewed with a not-inconsiderable amount of eye-rolling amus...
07:00, 05/17/2019

The bad joke that helped push Kevin Durant away from Warriors The seeds for Kevin Durant’s Warriors exit were planted long before he ruptured his Achilles during this year’s NBA finals. Durant’s friend and former teammate Kendrick Perkins told The Undefeated that he felt Durant had “one ...
17:52, 07/01/2019

‘Attack Bastion' Stops Being A Joke When Overwatch Pros Use It For a solid three years, “attack Bastion” was a meme in Overwatch, referring to the idea of using the semi-stationary hero on an offensive play. Now, it’s a serious strategy for serious pro players for when some serious money is on the line....
18:13, 09/09/2019

Mike Pence's Ireland Trip Already a Total Joke It’s been a busy long weekend for Donald Trump-owned properties. While the president hit the links and tweeted away the weekend at his Virginia golf resort, Vice President Mike Pence flew halfway around the world and stayed at Trump’s Doonbeg estate ...
19:00, 09/03/2019

Yakuza 7 first leaked as an April Fools’ joke, but it’s actually real Yakuza 7 is real and coming in January 2020 for PlayStation 4 owners in Japan, China, and Korea. Everyone else will have to wait until later in the year.Read More...
22:00, 08/29/2019

Jets' Adams calls NFL 'a damn joke' for fining him Jets safety Jamal Adams, fined $21,506 for a roughing the passer penalty against Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, blasted the NFL in a tweet Wednesday night....
09:52, 09/19/2019

How the Area 51 Raid Meme Became the Biggest Joke in the Galaxy People organize events on Facebook all the time. But rarely do 1.5 million RSVP to attend. Yet that’s what happened when three pseudonymous users created an event to “storm Area 51,” the secretive military base in southern Nevada th...
19:26, 07/17/2019

"Thankful" The Joke Is Not On Me: Smriti Irani's Thursday Thoughts If life was a big game of 'Caption This', Union Minister Smriti Irani would be winning. In a departure from her usual memes on weekday blues, Ms Irani took to Instagram today to share a picture which......
09:52, 09/13/2019

De Blasio staffers reportedly think White House bid is 'a joke' The skepticism over New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s bid for the presidency apparently is not limited to low poll numbers, as even his own staff members appear to doubt his chances....
21:00, 07/28/2019

Grammy darling Brandi Carlile is no ‘Joke’ as she gets set to headline MSG After her early days as “a hustler … playing four-hour sets in seafood restaurants and s–t,” Brandi Carlile was more than ready for her Grammy moment on music’s biggest night in February. “I had just won three Grammys, and I was getting t...
07:39, 09/13/2019

Elon Musk goes after Bezos’ Moon lander with lewd joke As the race for space dominance among private companies heats up, SpaceX's Elon Musk has taken a pot shot at Jeff Bezos' newly announced Moon lander with a crude joke....
20:13, 05/10/2019

‘Arsenal a total joke’ - Alternative Premier League Awards "Paul Parker joins Dan Quarrell and Ben Snowball to announce Eurosport’s Alternative Premier League Awards. Advance warning: it’s bad news for Arsenal and Manchester United."...
17:13, 05/13/2019

Reagan made racist joke about Africans in call with Nixon Former US president Ronald Reagan referred to people from African nations as "monkeys" who were "uncomfortable wearing shoes", newly unearthed tapes have revealed....
18:52, 07/31/2019

This Manhattan comedy club’s mouth-watering menu is no joke The Stand, which showcases top comedians like Kevin Hart, Bill Burr and Sarah Silverman, has tapped executive chef Harold Villarosa to take its food to what some might call a laughably lofty level....
07:39, 07/15/2019

Ancient Roman ‘pen’ with inscribed joke unearthed in London archaeological dig The inscription on the Roman Empire-era stylus essentially reads, "I went to Rome and all I got you was this pen," according to the researchers who translated it....
01:39, 08/02/2019

Monica Lewinsky cracks Clinton joke about worst advice she’s ever gotten Monica Lewinsky apparently didn’t have to think too hard when she answered a question on Twitter about the worst career advice users had ever gotten. “An internship at the White House will be amazing on your resume,” she replied, with an emoji of a b...
01:52, 07/16/2019

Twitter is turning Taylor Swift’s ‘Calm Down’ anthem into a gay joke Taylor Swift released her new single “You Need to Calm Down” — a nearly three-minute bop that gives a big nod to Pride Month — at midnight Friday, and it didn’t take long for Twitter trolls to use the song as a way to continue speculating...
00:00, 06/15/2019

Jamal Adams rips NFL for fining him: ‘League is a damn joke’ Jamal Adams blasted the NFL for fining him for a late hit on Baker Mayfield during the Jets’ 23-3 loss to the Browns on Monday night at MetLife Stadium. Adams was called for roughing the passer on the play, which came on a third-and-8 from midfield o...
16:00, 09/19/2019

No-deal Brexit was once a sick Tory joke. Now it’s serious | Simon Jenkins Boris Johnson is stepping up planning for a stunt that analysts agree invites economic disaster. Britain is playing with fireNo-deal Brexit has suddenly gone serious. It is no longer an exercise in bombast and biceps-flexing. Boris Johnson is about t...
14:26, 07/29/2019

How A High School Smash Bros. Joke Became A World-Famous Saying In 2014, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, beloved among the Super Smash Bros. competitive community, formally blessed the group before that year’s EVO fighting game tournament. It was the first year that Nintendo had officially sponsor...
03:52, 09/17/2019

Up Next: Patti Harrison Bucks Transgender Stereotypes, One Joke at a Time Her appearance on “The Tonight Snow,” skewering President Trump’s transgender military ban, led to a role on “Shrill” and writing duties on “Big Mouth.”...
18:26, 05/01/2019

Greenland leader: Trump's idea to buy island territory 'not something to joke about' Greenland's premier rejected the idea of the United States purchasing the large Artic island Tuesday after President Trump floated buying the semi-autonomous Danish territory over the weekend....
06:13, 08/21/2019

NHL Awards turn awkward after Kenan Thompson’s Lightning joke It appears the Lightning do not need any additional reminders about their early exit from the Stanley Cup playoffs. While chatting on stage during Wednesday’s NHL Awards in Las Vegas, “Saturday Night Live” star Kenan Thompson joked ...
16:52, 06/20/2019

The stolen golden toilet: the perfect punchline to an 18-carat joke Maurizio Cattelan is right to enjoy the loss of his fully-functioning conceptual wonder. It makes his comment on art, money and Trumpian desire even more brilliantIt feels like a huge honour to have been, quite possibly, one of the last people to pee...
16:26, 09/16/2019

Merriam-Webster adds 530 new terms from ‘deep state’ to ‘dad joke’ The dictionary's editors announced that they have added more than 530 words to its pages in September, as well as 4,000 definitions, etymology and pronunciation revisions....
10:52, 09/19/2019

Amazon’s bloody ‘I’m Fine’ T-shirt is no joke: stabbing victim’s mom The mother of a stabbing victim is calling out Amazon for selling tasteless tees that make light of the deadly crime that took her son’s life. T-shirts emblazoned with “I’m Fine” — despite showing a blood-spattered stab wound ...
17:00, 06/26/2019

MLB notebook: Yankees’ Boone calls Torres snub ‘a joke’ Snubs involving players perfectly capable of making the All-Star team continue to be a yearly tradition, and in 2019, New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone is speaking out about one of his own -- infielder Gleyber Torres....
03:52, 07/04/2019

Kimmel rips GOP lawmakers with sexual joke after Mueller hearings Late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel blasted GOP lawmakers on Wednesday night and made a sexual joke at their expense following the back-to-back Mueller hearings....
08:52, 07/25/2019

This Ancient Roman Joke Pen From Thousands of Years Ago Was All About Thrifty Gifting Archaeologists working on a dig outside of Bloomberg’s new London headquarters have made a new discovery—dad jokes have been around for nearly 2,000 years. According to The Guardian, a team discovered an iron stylus—a pen—comp...
04:00, 07/30/2019

No joke: Samuel L. Jackson to play Chris Rock’s dad in ‘Saw’ reboot Chris Rock’s “Saw” horror franchise reboot just confirmed a huge name for the cast: Samuel L. Jackson. “This is next level of Saw on full tilt,” Lionsgate Motion Picture Group chairman Joe Drake said in a statement. “We think ...
06:39, 07/09/2019

Heard the one about the working-class comedian? It's no joke for us | Sian Davies The industry remains dominated by privately educated standups who have the right connections and can afford all the risks of a career in comedyAs a comedian, one of the first jokes I make when I pick up the mic is about my sexuality. Coming out on st...
11:39, 09/10/2019

When a rallygoer suggested shooting immigrants in May, Trump made a joke At a May rally in Florida, President Trump shrugged off an audience suggestion of shooting migrants to stop them from crossing into the United States....
06:13, 08/06/2019

David Mamet’s Harvey Weinstein play is a sick joke LONDON — David Mamet has done it again! By which I mean that the out-of-his-mind playwright has appalled, offended and perplexed a packed house of hundreds of people — this time with his comedy about Harvey Weinstein. You read that right. Mamet wants...
07:00, 06/08/2019

Alien enthusiasts descend on Area 51 for an event that started as a joke Small Nevada towns near Area 51 could be full of people who heeded an internet joke to head out to "storm" the secret US military base and "see them aliens" conspiracy theorists claim it holds....
15:00, 09/20/2019

NFL reporter receives backlash over joke about smashing child's participation trophy NFL reporter Albert Breer created a firestorm on social media Monday after he joked about smashing his child’s participation trophy that they received playing baseball....
17:00, 06/19/2019

As Area 51 raid becomes a joke online, the U.S. Air Force issues a real warning Groom Road or 51 Road is a dirt road that leads from Nevada Route 375 to the restricted area known as Area 51 on June 27, 2010, near Rachel, Nevada. Jon Elswick / AP file By Jason Abbruzzese They want to believe. The viral phenomenon of a Facebook ev...
18:13, 07/18/2019

Dem governor's elections board appointee resigns over sex joke told at convention A lengthy joke about cows, sex and women apparently turned out to be no laughing matter in North Carolina this week. It has prompted the resignation of the chairman of the state’s elections board....
14:26, 07/31/2019

Trump and Putin Share Joke About Election Meddling, Sparking New Furor At the leaders’ first formal meeting in a year, President Trump again made clear that he does not take Russia’s electoral interference as seriously as others do....
22:13, 06/28/2019

A Black Lady Sketch Show's Post-Apocalyptic Backdrop Is Its Best Joke HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show is exactly what its title tells you it is: a sketch comedy show centering and spotlighting a group of black, women comedians as they and a ridiculously impressive cast of guest stars act a damned fool in a variety of wi...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Ted Cruz Admits to Savoring the Taste of Human Flesh As a Joke, I Guess I try not to judge people for their bizarre and frequently incorrect food opinions. If my Splinter colleague Hamilton Nolan wants to do weird shit with peanut butter, what do I care? What people put in their mouths is usually none of my concern....
00:00, 06/07/2019

New Hampshire Recalls Mom's License Plate After It Took 15 Years To Figure Out Joke About Urine First, let me address the New Hampshire Department of Motor Vehicles directly: you people suck. Deeply. Let this mom just have her sweetly silly mom-joke license plate. Keep in mind that the mom, Wendy Auger of Rochester, NH, has had her PB4WEGO lice...
23:52, 08/28/2019

Roman Pen Inscribed With Precursor to Modern Classic Joke Found in London An expert on inscriptions has deciphered some Roman writing on a pen as a witticism left by its owner, with a sentiment remarkably similar to those found on tongue in cheek souvenirs of today.  ...
03:39, 07/30/2019

Ex-Facebook engineer takes to YouTube to mock the culture and joke about how he was fired Patrick Shyu, a former tech lead at Google, has posted a series of videos making fun of Facebook, where he worked as a software engineer until last month....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Bradley Whitford didn't realize Get Out's Obama line was supposed to be a joke at first “By the way, I would have voted for Obama for a third term if I could.” It’s one of the deftest pieces of instant characterization in recent movie history, establishing exactly what sort of white family Get Out’s black protagonist, Daniel Kaluuya’s C...
02:13, 06/01/2019

‘Roman Biro’ – complete with joke – found at London building site Iron stylus uncovered at Bloomberg building site in City of London is ‘one of the most human finds’, say archaeologistsIt sounds just like the kind of joke that is ubiquitous in today’s cheap-and-cheerful souvenir industry: “I went to Rome and all I ...
13:52, 07/27/2019

Why the joke Facebook page calling for people to storm Area 51 went viral More than a million people have actually RSVP’d – and the military have issued a serious response. The truth is out there, and there are grand plans to find it. As of Monday, 1.1 million people had RSVP’d to a Facebook event called “Storm Area 51, Th...
19:26, 07/17/2019

Internet joke plan to 'raid' Area 51 gets stern reply from US military What has driven millions of people to sign up to "storm" Area 51, the US government's military base? It's clearly just a bit of fun by internet jokesters, but the US military isn't laughing...
21:00, 07/17/2019

Trump and Putin Joke About 'Getting Rid of Journalists' on Anniversary of Capital Gazette Shooting At the G20 Summit in Osaka, United States President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin had a nice hearty chuckle about ridding their countries of journalists. This happened to came on the one-year anniversary of the Capital Gazette sho...
20:39, 06/28/2019

An Interview with the Man Whose Bedbug Joke Made Bret Stephens Lose His Mind New York Times op-ed columnist Bret Stephens has long seemed thin-skinned, but it now appears that skin might actually be more like an insect shell casing. If you suggest this, though, you better do it to his goddamn face, at his home, in front of hi...
14:26, 08/27/2019

Maine police joke 'charges were dropped' against goat that chased woman Police in a small Maine town joked on Facebook that they were dropping the charges against a goat that chased a woman down the street over the weekend....
07:52, 06/28/2019

Actor Aamir Khan Urges Mumbai To Vote, Throws In A Joke Too Superstar Aamir Khan was among the early voters in Mumbai on Monday, visiting the polling booth at St. Anne's High School in Bandra with his wife filmmaker Kiran Rao just before 10 am....
09:39, 04/29/2019

Justin Verlander points finger at MLB over homer spike: ‘A f–king joke’ Home runs continue to fly at a historic rate this season, a drastic change that Justin Verlander accuses MLB brought intentionally. Verlander, who will be the American League’s All-Star Game starter, owns a 10-4 record with a 2.98 ERA. He has also al...
20:26, 07/09/2019

Not the Messiah: Trump insists 'chosen one' China trade war remark was a joke President made initial claim about policies towards BeijingMany observers questioned president’s mental stateDonald Trump has twice insisted he was just joking when he claimed to be “the chosen one” to take on China over trade. Related: 'I hereby ord...
00:13, 08/25/2019

Conan O’Brien settles joke-theft lawsuit weeks before trial SAN DIEGO (AP) — Conan O’Brien has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a writer who says the talk-show host stole jokes from his Twitter feed and blog for monologues on “Conan.” Attorneys for O’Brien and writer Robert Kaseberg fil...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Trump campaign mocks Bernie Sanders’ honeymoon to Soviet Union, 'What a joke!' The Trump reelection campaign took aim at “socialist” Democrats running for the 2020 nomination today, singling out Sen. Bernie Sanders’ honeymoon trip to the former Soviet Union 31 years ago....
00:52, 05/29/2019

Sweet Dream or Beautiful Nightmare? In 22 Days, I'm Going to Find Out That Beyoncé's Diet Is No Joke I was kidding, I swear. At least, I was mostly kidding when I DM’d The Root’s Editor-in-Chief, Danielle Belton, and asked if the company would pay if I tried the new, Beyoncé-endorsed 22 Days Nutrition program. I even ended my message with the laughi...
05:39, 08/14/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: On Authenticity • This Joke Finall Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: On Authenticity • This Joke Finally Comes Full Circle At E3 2019 • When Real Life Ruins Your Nintendo Direct • A Few Words On Ace Academy • The Questions Posed By Google Stadia • Going...
19:26, 06/21/2019

Conan O'Brien settles joke-theft lawsuit, shares essay explaining why For quite a few years, we’ve been following the story of a Twitter user named Alex Kaseberg who filed a lawsuit against Conan O’Brien, TBS, and the Conaco production company for allegedly stealing some jokes he made on social media. Just a few weeks ...
02:00, 05/10/2019

FCC Fines Jimmy Kimmel Live $400,000 for Using Emergency Alert Tone in Very Expensive Joke Last October Jimmy Kimmel Live! made some expensive jokes about President Donald Trump’s ability to send emergency alerts to approximately 225 million phones across the country.Read more......
20:52, 08/16/2019

Biden mocked by Dems for light travel schedule, Obama name-dropping: ‘This is a joke, right?’ Joe Biden found himself mocked over the weekend for his corny effort to tie himself to former President Barack Obama, while also coming under criticism from other presidential candidates for skipping the biggest Iowa campaign event of the cycle so fa...
17:26, 06/10/2019

Let’s hope the gender-flipped US version of Peep Show isn’t a bad joke | Arwa Mahdawi Female losers deserve to be represented but US TV doesn’t have a good track record when it comes to adapting much-loved British comediesI regret to inform you that the Americans are at it again. After rebooting and ruining a slew of beloved British T...
10:39, 05/29/2019

Coalition's emissions reduction fund labelled 'a joke' after first post-election auction Government spends less than $1m for cut equivalent to only 0.01% of Australia’s annual greenhouse gas pollutionThe Morrison government’s main climate change policy, the emissions reduction fund, has been labelled “a joke” after its latest auction bou...
06:52, 08/02/2019

Everything you need to know to protect your pet from valley fever TUCSON – Valley fever is a fungus that can only be found in Arizona and the San Joaquin Valley in California. It grows in the dirt and can be spread when the spores enter the air and get inhaled. News 4 Tucson spoke with Dr. Jennifer Wilcox, th...
06:52, 05/14/2019

I-19 closed near Green Valley TUCSON – The Arizona Department of Transportation say I-19 has been closed down in both directions near Green Valley Saturday night. Official say the road has been closed near Esperanza Blvd. after three people were shot. The Arizona Department...
08:00, 06/30/2019

First Tee of Tucson expands to Oro Valley TUCSON – First Tee of Tucson has a new location in Oro Valley. Kids ages five to seventeen-years-old can now participate in the program at El Conquistador Golf and Tennis in Oro Valley. The junior golf program teaches lessons about respect, spo...
07:13, 08/27/2019

Suspect arrested in hit-and-run in Oro Valley TUCSON – A man was arrested Wednesday morning in connection to a hit-and-run incident. Police say the incident happened near First Avenue and Oracle Road. OVPD looking for a hit and run suspect in the area of 1st and Oracle. Black male, mid 30’s las...
22:52, 05/29/2019

Conan O'Brien passionately explains why he settled his alleged joke-stealing lawsuit Conan O'Brien is both poignant and hilarious explaining why he settled an alleged joke-stealing lawsuit before it went to trial.        ...
01:26, 05/10/2019

Tigers trade chip Nick Castellanos rips home stadium: ‘This park’s a joke’ Detroit Tigers outfielder Nick Castellanos helped break the team’s six-game losing streak Sunday by slamming a walk-off homer, but he isn’t as thrilled as expected. A frustrated Castellano used the moment to rip his team’s home ballpark for how...
22:39, 07/23/2019

Marine or mermaid? Service member's photo shoot a joke for buddies deployed overseas, he says A U.S. Marine stationed in Florida got a little risqué recently, posing as a mermaid in a professional photo shoot – all to raise the spirits of his buddies deployed overseas, according to reports....
10:13, 06/08/2019

No joke: Chris Stapleton, Bruno Mars share a song on Ed Sheeran's new record Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars and Chris Stapleton appear on a track called "Blow," part of Sheeran's new album.        ...
19:00, 06/19/2019

Cramer calls Zuckerberg 'tone-deaf' after CEO's privacy joke bombs at developers conference Mark Zuckerberg's joke about Facebook's privacy scandals during the company's F8 developer conference didn't land well, CNBC's Jim Cramer said....
23:00, 05/01/2019

Minor league baseball team's Kaepernick joke sparks backlash, prompts apology A minor league baseball team's tweet drew the ire of fans across Twitter who took it as a jab at Colin Kaepernick amid the ongoing controversy over Nike's decision to cancel their new tennis shoe featuring a so-called "Betsy Ross" American flag....
13:39, 07/04/2019

Bran Stark Actor Initially Thought Game of Thrones Finale Twist Was a Joke Game of Thrones star Isaac Hempstead-Wright, who played Bran Stark on the show, thought the writers were joking about his character ending up as the new king in Westeros when he first read the script......
08:52, 05/21/2019

Razer turned an April Fools’ joke into a real ‘performance drink’ for gamers, and it’s actually good A number of years back, Razer — the gaming gear brand — announced a new product that didn’t actually exist. It was called Razer “Project Venom,” and it was a gaming drink that Razer dreamt up as an April Fools’ Day...
20:39, 06/10/2019

Nah, Fam: Regina Hall Nixes Whitney Houston Drug Joke in Her Show Black Monday If her character on Showtime’s Black Monday is any indication, Regina Hall revels being on the edge when it comes to comedy. But she finds nothing funny about the disease of drug addiction, she shared in explaining why she asked the writers to ax a j...
07:26, 05/29/2019

1993’s Doom Requires A Bethesda Account To Play On Switch, Quickly Becomes An Internet Joke Today, Bethesda announced the first three Doom games were all be coming to modern consoles including the Nintendo Switch. What Bethesda didn’t mention was that you’d first need to create a Bethesda.net account in order to play them....
04:00, 07/27/2019

Fred Taylor: It's a 'a joke' offensive lineman Tony Boselli was chosen best Jaguars player Former Jacksonville Jaguars running back Fred Taylor criticized the franchise and the media for voting offensive lineman Tony Bosselli, and not Taylor, as the greatest player in franchise history....
05:13, 08/02/2019

Isaac Hempstead-Wright Reacts to Game of Thrones Finale: "I Genuinely Thought it Was a Joke" There's a new king in the Seven--sorry, Six--Kingdoms. Warning, spoilers follow for the Game of Thrones series finale. After Jon Snow (Kit Harington) stabbed his aunt/lover/queen......
16:26, 05/20/2019

Thousands could flood rural Nevada town of 50 people after 'Storm Area 51' joke goes viral The small town of Rachel, Nevada, located in the middle of the desert and home to only about 50 people, could be flooded with thousands of people this coming weekend after the joke Facebook post to storm Area 51 – the top-secret military base that co...
18:13, 09/17/2019

260K alien hunters sign up for joke Facebook event to breach Area 51: 'They can't stop all of us' More than 260,000 Facebook users have signed up – and nearly 300,000 more are interested – in an upcoming event called “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us.”...
07:00, 07/11/2019

Private banking across the decades Euromoney’s coverage of private banking since our launch in 1969 reflects the changes in the industry itself. The first 30 years were dominated by Swiss banks – and trying to get into their inner sanctums. The last two decades have seen the evolution...
19:00, 04/28/2019

The bankers that define the decades For Euromoney's 50th anniversary issue, we picked out the six individual bankers that we believe define each of the decades of Euromoney’s existence. They are all giants of the industry. Their names transcend it....
16:00, 06/21/2019

The Blues Exorcise The Decades The thing you have to understand is how big a deal this is. In the coming days, before and after the Stanley Cup Final begins on Monday in Boston, you are going to hear ad nauseam that this is the St. Louis Blues’ first finals appearance since 1970. ...
18:39, 05/22/2019

China: Three decades, six leaders As part of Asiamoney’s 30th anniversary coverage, we have selected six key individuals who have contributed more than most to the development of banking and capital markets in China. Their stories illustrate three decades of extraordinary growth....
11:26, 06/28/2019

Capital markets across the decades Euromoney has covered every twist and turn of the capital markets since it was launched 50 years ago. Our archive serves as a history lesson for all practitioners in the market today....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Conan O'Brien settles joke-stealing lawsuit, blames 'tweet-saming' in defending his writers Conan O’Brien’s team decided to settle a 2015 joke-stealing lawsuit this week. But in a lengthy yet witty op-ed published Thursday, O’Brien defended his writers’ innocence by explaining the honor code of comedy writers – next to murder there’s nothin...
06:26, 05/10/2019

Family of detained British Hong Kong Consulate employee slams 'joke' prostitution allegations The family of a British Consulate employee detained in China is calling accusations that he solicited a prostitute while on a business trip “a joke,” as they fear he may be “mistreated” while in captivity....
06:52, 08/24/2019

Merriam-Webster adds 530 words to online dictionary, including "dad joke" and gender-neutral pronouns What did the cheese say to the other cheese when it was about to take a picture? “Smile!” That, dear readers, is an example of what Merriam-Webster would call a “dad joke,” which is to say that it’s “a wholesome joke of the type said to be told by fa...
01:39, 09/18/2019

Chinese state media claim UK consular worker has been detained for soliciting prostitutes. His family say that's a 'joke' The family of a Hong Kong citizen working for the British consulate, who has not been heard from for more than two weeks, have described reports that he was detained in China for soliciting prostitutes as a "joke."...
17:39, 08/23/2019

1993’s Doom Requires A Bethesda Account To Play On Switch, Quickly Becomes An Internet Joke [Updated] Today, Bethesda announced the first three Doom games were all be coming to modern consoles including the Nintendo Switch. What Bethesda didn’t mention was that you’d first need to create a Bethesda.net account in order to play them....
21:52, 07/27/2019

CNN boss Jeff Zucker makes sexual joke about star anchor during award ceremony: report CNN President Jeff Zucker made a sexual joke about one of his female employees, "New Day" anchor Alisyn Camerota while accepting an award on Thursday....
23:39, 06/13/2019

The US Air Force is warning people to stay away from Area 51 after a viral Facebook joke to storm the base and 'see them aliens' A joke Facebook event encouraging people to band together and storm the highly secretive Area 51 site in Nevada has gone viral, inspiring alien memes on Facebook and Instagram. Area 51 is a US Air Force base; an Air Force spokesperson told INSIDER, "...
23:52, 07/16/2019

John Mulaney’s next Netflix special is a children’s variety show with at least one fewer Joan Didion joke than it used to have With his dapper wardrobe and old-timey showbiz affectations, John Mulaney often seems like he just stepped off of a vintage Esquire cover. Now the impression has become reality, with the Emmy-winning Big Mouth star featured on the front of the magazi...
18:13, 09/12/2019

‘I thought it was a joke’: Idaho mayor rejects PETA’s request to rename Chicken Dinner Road CALDWELL, Idaho (KTVB) — Caldwell Mayor Garrett Nancolas said on Facebook he thought a request from PETA to the change the name of Chicken Dinner Road “was a joke.” Earlier this week, KTVB reported the animal rights organization sent a letter to the ...
01:13, 07/06/2019

Ustwo confirms there will be a ‘Monument Valley 3’ Fans of the meditative, mobile puzzle game Monument Valley will soon have more obstacles to tackle. British game developer Ustwo confirmed on Twitter today [via a job posting] that there will be a Monument Valley 3. It's still early days, so the...
22:26, 07/31/2019

Thousands without power in Green Valley GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. – Thousands of people are without electricity after a power outage was reported by Tucson Electric Power Monday afternoon. According to TEP, the area affected is La Canada Drive between Anamax Mine Road and Esperanza Bouleva...
08:52, 09/03/2019

Three sought in San Tan Valley K-8 school robbery SAN TAN VALLEY, Ariz. – Three people are sought in connection to a robbery at a K-8 school in San Tan Valley that occurred Wednesday morning, according to Pinal County Sheriff’s Office. According to PCSO, surveillance video showed three p...
21:39, 07/26/2019

Man located, arrested in Oro Valley hit-and-run crash TUCSON – A man was arrested in connection to a hit-and-run crash in Oro Valley Wednesday morning. On Wednesday 9:26 a.m., Oro Valley Police Department received a report of a crash at Oracle Road and El Conquistador Way. According to OVPD, a veh...
03:52, 05/30/2019

New life for Switzerland’s hippy valley A bohemian mountain community in Ticino has rejected national-park status – and fast-track development – in favour of small grassroots projectsThe yellow postal bus lurches up the narrow, dead-end road that winds through Valle Onsernone, blasting its...
17:26, 08/24/2019

Free sandbags available for Oro Valley residents ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – The Town of Oro Valley is getting ready for Monsoon 2019 –they offering free sandbags for residents who may need to protect areas of their homes. Sandbags are available to pick up through the duration on monsoon. Only Oro Valley r...
23:26, 06/17/2019

July 4th events and activities in Oro Valley Fourth of July scene with sparklers and the American flag. / Getty Images ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – The Town of Oro Valley’s July 4th celebrations will take place at a different location this year. The 2019 July 4th Celebration and Fireworks will be from 5...
00:00, 06/12/2019

See the Disney logo evolve over 3-plus decades The Disney empire definitely has its fans, but devout viewer TheDeadlySquid has compiled a video that features “every single variation of the Walt Disney Pictures logo, starting from 1985’s The Black Cauldron and going all the way until 2018’s Mary P...
00:52, 08/14/2019

This Is How Much Better Tires and a Few Decades Make a Difference It’s easy to forget that cars—even or especially performance cars—do get markedly better over time. Take this comparison of a 1987 Ruf CTR and a 2018 Porsche 911 GT3 on the same stretch of the Nürburgring. The Ruf driver is engaged in battle, while t...
01:26, 05/25/2019

Asia: Three decades of corporate achievement Asiamoney has recognized the most impressive companies across Asia-Pacific for the last three decades, publishing the Best Managed Companies Awards, the Corporate Governance Poll and Asia’s Outstanding Companies Poll. For our anniversary edition, we ...
11:26, 06/28/2019

After Decades of Music, Tanglewood Talks With its first major building project in 25 years at its summer home in the Berkshires, the Boston Symphony places a bet on the booming lecture business....
16:26, 07/31/2019

Butterfly numbers fell by one third in the US over last two decades Butterfly numbers have dropped by one third in the US over 20 years because of climate change and habitat destruction – and other insects may be declining too...
00:00, 07/10/2019

This Dow stock just had its best month in nearly two decades, and it's still a buy, expert says Disney's slate of blockbuster movies and its upcoming Disney+ streaming service should help push the stock even higher, some market watchers say....
14:52, 05/01/2019

The most consequential commander in chief in decades Not since Harry S. Truman fired Gen. Douglas MacArthur for insubordination during the Korean War has an American president imposed his will on the U.S. military with more authority than President Trump....
07:00, 07/12/2019

Fetal remains found in Ill. nearly 2 decades old Illinois authorities say the more than 2,200 fetal remains found at the Illinois home of an abortion doctor who died this month were from abortions conducted between 2000 and 2002. (Sept. 19)        ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Consumers are the most confident about their job prospects in nearly 2 decades Trade tensions between China and the U.S. have dimmed economic growth prospects and financial markets, but U.S. job seekers are growing more confident regardless....
22:26, 05/28/2019

Trump Nominee Stephen Moore Fails Miserably at Defending Racist Public Housing Joke About Obama If there’s a redeeming quality for racists, it’s that they’re generally crystal clear on where they stand. Their flawed logic is brazen and upfront. They do a terrible job of concealing their bigotry and xenophobia, so why even try to? They call me ...
13:39, 05/02/2019

Jerry Jones, Ezekiel Elliott turn ‘Zeke who?’ joke into latest Cowboys swag Ezekiel Elliott said he'd put the "Zeke who?" joke from owner Jerry Jones behind him, but now Cowboys have put it in front.       ...
03:13, 09/06/2019

Resurrecting the Ancient Israelites From the Valley of Dry Bones The Vision of the Valley of Dry Bones prophecy is one of the most powerful prophecies of the prophet Ezekiel. In this vision, Ezekiel finds himself in a valley full of dry human bones of Israelite origins. He is asked to revive them, bring them hope,...
01:13, 06/18/2019

Oro Valley’s Alex Bowman to race at “the Glen” ORO VALLEY – NASCAR fans in Pima County will be watching Sunday’s races with lots of anticipation as Ironwood Ridge High School alum Alex Bowman will be gunning for his 2nd NASCAR win. Here’s more from Saturday’s sportscast:...
10:13, 08/04/2019

Oro Valley woman has wallet and identity stolen ORO VALLEY AZ. – An Oro Valley woman was shocked when she learned her identity had been stolen and then the thief stole nearly $4,000 a year later. It was a dog park in Oro Valley where Debbi Treichel said she left her purse in the car as she l...
06:26, 05/23/2019

TRAFFIC: Crash restricts Oro Valley intersection ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Police say a crash is causing traffic delays in Oro Valley. Oro Valley Police Department says the crash happened near Oracle Road and Innovation Park Drive Thursday morning. Crash at Oracle & Innovation. Officers diverting traffi...
20:39, 05/30/2019

Oro Valley residents could see water rate increase ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Residents in Oro Valley could see their water rates increase. Oro Valley council members will be voting to approve the increase Wednesday night. If it passes, everyone in the town will see a higher water bill. ORO VALLEY: I...
15:26, 05/15/2019

In the Hudson Valley, a Drive Back in Time One of the most beautiful parts of New York State was once the spine of the Dutch colony, and remnants of its history are everywhere, hiding in plain sight....
12:00, 06/17/2019

Traffic: Vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley Crews respond to vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Courtesy: Official GV Fire PIO Twitter TUCSON – Crews are responding to a vehicle fire on Interstate 19 near Green Valley Tuesday afternoon. According to Green Va...
22:52, 07/02/2019

The West Bank and the Jordan Valley explained Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's pledge to annex the eastern portion of the West Bank known as the Jordan Valley could upend the quest for peace in the region. DW takes a look at the complex nature of the West Bank....
21:00, 09/11/2019

Bighorn sheep spotted in Oro Valley neighborhood TUCSON – Bighorn sheep have been spotted in an Oro Valley neighborhood this week. Multiple people in the area took photos and videos of the animals and posted them to social media. KVOA spoke with the Arizona Game and Fish Department. They say...
04:52, 07/19/2019

Oro Valley 6th grader competes at national spelling bee TUCSON – Speller 57 Tanish Doshi spelled the word ‘afflatus’ correctly Tuesday morning. #speller57 6th grader Tanish Doshi from Arizona spelled the word 'afflatus' correctly #spellingbee — Scripps National Spelling Bee (@ScrippsBee) Ma...
03:00, 05/29/2019

2019 Oro Valley Music Festival has been canceled The fourth annual Oro Valley Music Festival was held at Naranja Park. ORO VALLEY, Ariz. –The largest outdoor festival in southern Arizona has been canceled. On Tuesday, Oro Valley Music Festival posted a statement on their Facebook page saying there ...
08:13, 06/07/2019

Will Oro Valley golf course be turned into public park? ORO VALLEY – The town council of Oro Valley will be deciding the fate of a 36-hole golf venue, as some residents continue to demand the course be stripped of 9 to 18 holes in order to make space for a public park. Here’s more from Saturda...
12:39, 07/28/2019

Review: A Nose by Any Other Name in a Hudson Valley ‘Cyrano’ Jason O’Connell and Brenda Withers’s adaptation of “Cyrano de Bergerac” at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival asks us not to take anything at face value....
23:00, 08/21/2019

Oro Valley Police responds to gas line break TUCSON – Oro Valley Police is responding to a gas line break Thursday morning. The intersection of La Cholla Boulevard and Naranja Drive is closed. Motorists are urged to avoid the area. Traffic Alert La Cholla and Naranja is closed in all directio...
17:00, 06/06/2019

Bill Belichick gave the most Bill Belichick answer when asked if he's pumped for the season The legendary coach spoke for all of us football fans when he was asked a simple question about getting excited for opening night.       ...
10:13, 09/05/2019

The trailer for Netflix's Bill Gates docuseries seems like a pretty great commercial for Bill Gates Bill Gates is a man with a complicated legacy in the public eye: part uber nerd, part Machiavellian schemer, part publicly celebrated philanthropist. Simultaneously the second-richest man in the world, and one of its largest charitable contributors,...
19:00, 08/30/2019

UN Security Council has its first meeting on Kashmir in decades According to a UN diplomat, council members failed to even come up with a statement to the press -- the lowest level of Council action. UN diplomats said countries disagreed on wording of a statement, with some fearing any comment would escalate tens...
04:00, 08/17/2019

New Information Revitalizes Search For Teen Decades Later PENDLETON COUNTY, Ky. (WCPO)– Authorities are renewing the search for a teenager who went missing in 1980. Police have learned new information they hope will help turn up the body of Randy Sellers. In 1994, a convicted serial killer claimed to ...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Woodstock’s first performer spent decades in this Village pad Benjamin Scheuer, a playwright, singer and songwriter best known for his off-Broadway show, “The Lion,” is about to list his home at 106 Waverly Place for $3.65 million — or as a $10,000-a-month rental. The (now) two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo has s...
13:39, 06/27/2019

Gopinath, Who Served 6 Decades As Journalist, Dies At 88 Veteran journalist Gopinath covered the first Indian general elections of 1951-52 and remained active till the recently-concluded 17th Lok Sabha elections, sharing his insights and observations....
19:00, 06/08/2019

Blues nip Sharks on way to first Stanley Cup Final in decades ST. LOUIS — The St. Louis Blues are marching into the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in decades. Pretty sweet moment for Vladimir Tarasenko and Co. David Perron had a goal and an assist, Jordan Binnington picked up his franchise-record 12th pla...
11:13, 05/22/2019

Why private capital will dominate markets for the decades to come Big pools of private capital, led by sovereign wealth funds, private equity sponsors and family offices, now dominate capital formation in the key growth industry sectors of technology and biotech and the expanding markets of Asia. New tech will let ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Decades-old Ireland murder may be prosecuted in France Perched on a bench in the quiet courtyard of a pub, Ian Bailey is signing a copy of his self-published book of poetry for a young American woman. He then opens a folded paper printout of his latest work....
08:39, 05/27/2019

By the numbers: Best June for the Dow since 1938, S&P 500's best first half in two decades Wall Street wrapped up a roaring June and first half of the year as investors cheered the prospects of easier monetary policy from the Federal Reserve...
22:52, 06/28/2019

US faces worst measles outbreak in nearly three decades The disgraced British former doctor behind the anti-vaccine movement has defended his recent communications with the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community in the US....
00:26, 05/25/2019

India says it will end decades-long autonomy for Kashmir India announced Monday that it was ending special status to predominately Muslim Kashmir, threatening the region's autonomy it had enjoyed for decades while opposition legislators protested....
14:39, 08/05/2019

US birth rates hit lowest levels in more than 3 decades America’s baby bust isn’t over. The nation’s birth rates last year reached record lows for women in their teens and 20s, a government report shows, leading to the fewest babies in 32 years. The provisional report, released Wednesday and based on more...
23:52, 05/15/2019

NASCAR Takes Away a Victory for the First Time in Decades In NASCAR, teams know they have to cheat to win, and do. But NASCAR decided to reel in its “culture” of cheating this year by throwing out a long-established mindset of not revoking wins from cheating race cars, and for the first time in decades, it ...
20:00, 06/17/2019

Only 60% Lunar Missions In Last 6 Decades Successful, Says NASA Lunar missions undertaken in the last six decades has had a success rate of 60 per cent, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has said....
15:00, 09/07/2019

Couples are having less sex than in the previous two decades, study finds Nearly a third of men and women surveyed had no sex in the last month and fewer than half have sex at least once a week, research from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found....
00:00, 05/09/2019

Disneyland experiencing shortest lines in decades Wednesday is the 64th anniversary of Disneyland, but you’re the one that gets the present: in addition to today’s planned “Happiest March on Earth” — with more marches planned this week — you can experience insanely short wait times, and ...
01:00, 07/18/2019

A US priest, a Philippine village, and decades of secrecy The arrest of a Catholic priest has deeply shaken the Philippine village where he lived and revealed how allegations of sex crimes by priests are still ignored in one of the world’s most Catholic countries...
07:52, 09/09/2019

Butterfly numbers fell by one-third in the US over past two decades Butterfly numbers have dropped by one-third in the US over 20 years because of climate change and habitat destruction – and other insects may be declining too...
03:13, 07/12/2019

China’s Economic Growth Is at Its Lowest in Almost Three Decades China announced its lowest GDP growth numbers since 1992 on Monday, as the ongoing trade war between the world’s two largest economies continues to take its toll. The country’s GDP grew 6.2% for the quarter ending in June, down from 6.4% ...
14:00, 07/15/2019

4 decades later, 'Rapper's Delight' is still inspiring music Many consider "Rapper's Delight," released by Englewood's Sugar Hill Records in September 1979 as the Big Bang of hip-hop.        ...
23:26, 09/16/2019

Oro Valley man facing additional child pornography charges TUCSON – An Oro Valley man arrested after police say he attached child pornography to a job application is now facing more charges. According to court records, 72-year-old Paul Scalzitti is facing five counts of sexual exploitation of a minor. ...
10:13, 06/19/2019

Death investigation underway after body found in Oro Valley TUCSON – A suspicious death is being investigated after a body was found outside the Simpleview building in Oro Valley early Monday morning. According to Oro Valley Police Department, 19-year-old Caitlin Flanagan was found dead on the second-fl...
02:26, 07/23/2019

Oro Valley Police deploy officers at ‘dangerous’ intersection TUCSON – Oro Valley police say there has been an uptick in crashes. So they are doing something about it. Oro Valley Police Department (OVPD) has been deploying officers near Oracle and Magee roads in April and May to increase awareness and red...
18:13, 05/29/2019

Rafting Related Activities Suspended In Kashmir Valley In the wake of killing of three people during rafting expeditions in Lidder stream in Pahalgam resort, authorities in Kashmir have suspended such activities in the valley till a proper mechanism is......
14:00, 06/21/2019

More than 5,000 valley fever cases reported in Arizona this year TUCSON — There have been more than 5,000 cases of Valley fever in Arizona so far this year, according to the Arizona Department of Health Services. That number is up from what we saw this time in the past couple of years. “The very highest was ...
05:52, 07/17/2019

The Valley of the Temples – Glorious Greek Monuments in Sicily Sicily is a beautiful and historic island separated from Italy by the Strait of Messina. It is also surrounded by two other seas - the Ionian and the Tyrrhenian. ...
12:13, 07/28/2019

Chile’s mystical Elqui valley and its sky full of stars The wine region in the Atacama desert is fast becoming the world’s leading astronomy and astro-tourism destination – and its pure skies are perfect for viewing Tuesday’s total solar eclipseThe Atacama desert may be the driest non-polar place on Earth...
10:13, 07/01/2019

The Valley of the Thracian Rulers: Hidden Beauty of the Barbarians In ancient times, before Bulgaria’s Turkic and Slavic history, on the territory of this country lived a unique and almost mythical people. ...
22:39, 08/27/2019

Person of interest sought in Oro Valley church vandalism ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Oro Valley Police Department is on the lookout for a person of interest in connection to vandalism involving the candle boxes at St. Mark Catholic Church. According to officials, the incident took place on Aug. 27. Authoriti...
09:26, 09/13/2019

Death in Ice Valley: New clues in Isdal Woman mystery A man who may have seen the Isdal Woman on the way to her death; a police officer bitter that the case was shut down - new leads in a 49-year-old puzzle....
02:39, 06/25/2019

Four men wanted in thefts at Oro Valley, Tucson Target stores TUCSON – Four men are sought in connection to a string of thefts that occurred at Target locations in Oro Valley and Tucson, Oro Valley Police Department released Monday morning. #metaslider_307762_filmstrip.flexslider .slides li ...
02:52, 08/20/2019

Vehicle fire restricts NB I-19 traffic in Green Valley GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. – Green Valley Fire District responded to a vehicle fire that restricted northbound traffic Interstate 19 near Canoa Road Thursday afternoon. According to officials, the incident occurred south of the I-19 northbound off-ram...
02:13, 06/21/2019

Turquoise Valley Disc Golf closes its doors BISBEE, Ariz. – The Turquoise Valley Disc Golf announced on Facebook Tuesday that the course will be closing down effective immediately. According to TVDG, the current owner and developer, Joseph Lewis, without noticed shut the doors to the pla...
10:13, 06/05/2019

Green Valley man sentenced to 16 years for killing stepson Bradley Dean Lewis/ Pima County Attorney’s Office TUCSON – The former out-of-state police officer found guilty for killing his stepson was sentenced to 16 years in prison, court officials released Tuesday. On June 26, 2018, Pima County Sh...
03:00, 05/29/2019

Valley of the dolls: Inside Japan's 'Scarecrow Village' On the surface, Nagoro is like any other sleepy village in southern Japan. Until you realize the town's "villagers" are actually life-size scarecrows -- and they outnumber human residents ten-to-one...
06:52, 07/24/2019

Suspects of string of thefts at Oro Valley Walmart sought TUCSON – Oro Valley Police Department is investigating a string of recent thefts at the Walmart in Oro Valley. According to OVPD, surveillance video captured a man and woman pretending to check out their items at a self-checkout at the Walmart ...
03:00, 05/29/2019

Why the Aosta Valley is this season's must-visit ski resort Eyeing up an early ski booking? Forget France or Austria, check out a corner of north-west Italy that's set to host the world's second biggest ski resort, says Mike MacEacheran...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Konta wins Nature Valley opener in Birmingham "Johanna Konta was thrilled to make a winning return to action in her first match since her French Open semi-final defeat in the first round of the Nature Valley Classic."...
22:26, 06/17/2019

Missing Green Valley woman found safe TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department has located a missing 84-year-old woman from Green Valley and returned her home safely. Sandra Stone went missing Thursday morning in the 1100 block of N Rio Mineral in Green Valley, Ariz. Sto...
06:52, 08/16/2019

Woman dies after Saturday night crash in Oro Valley ORO VALLEY — Oro Valley police say a woman is dead after a head-on collision Saturday night. Officers say the crash happened around 9 p.m. near Moore Rd. and Zircon Lane. Police responded to a report of a serious collision, where they found one...
05:00, 07/15/2019

Search warrant requested in Oro Valley homicide case TUCSON – The Oro Valley man accused of killing his wife in February was in court Tuesday morning. Prosecutors filed a motion to obtain a search warrant to investigate 37-year-old Trevor Draegeth’s computer hard drive. Draegeth was arrested for first-...
03:00, 05/29/2019

Oro Valley Kids Concert Series begins in September Courtesy: Oro Valley Arizona ORO VALLEY – Singing and dancing always brighten up someone’s day. The Town of Oro Valley and the Music and Dance Academy will soon host the Oro Valley Kids Concert Series. The concert series is meant for children...
02:00, 08/15/2019

Mountain Lion spotted lounging in wash in Oro Valley TUCSON – Oro Valley Police Department is advising residents to be cautious when traveling around the area after they received a tip that a mountain lion was spotted in a northwest side wash on Friday. According to OVPD, the department received ...
00:39, 07/09/2019

EQM stops some work on WV-VA Mountain Valley natgas pipe EQM Midstream Partners LP told U.S. federal regulators the company would stop some work on its long-delayed Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reviews a couple of permits....
02:26, 08/17/2019

FaceApp Lets You ‘Age’ a Photo by Decades. Does It Also Violate Your Privacy? Some security concerns raised about the app at the center of a popular social media trend are exaggerated, but experts say the developer should be more transparent....
01:52, 07/18/2019

Tennessee executes man convicted of wife's murder three decades ago Tennessee on Thursday executed a 68-year-old man who was convicted three decades ago of suffocating his wife with a large plastic garbage bag, a crime he blamed on an inmate on work release....
08:52, 05/17/2019

Japanese Emperor Akihito to abdicate after three decades on throne Japanese Emperor Akihito reported his abdication to a Shinto sun goddess in a ritual at the Imperial Palace on Tuesday, starting a day of ceremonies to end a three decade reign in which he sought to ease painful memories of World War Two and bring t...
05:52, 04/30/2019

Californians brace for aftershocks following biggest earthquake in two decades Communities in Southern California were bracing for hundreds of aftershocks Saturday after the region was rocked this week by two of the largest earthquakes felt in two decades, resulting in multiple fires, punctured water and gas lines and infrastru...
23:13, 07/06/2019

Decades after failed invasion, Cuba still eyes Venezuela MACHURUCUTO, Venezuela (AP) — For all the heated talk coming from Washington about President Nicolás Maduro being a Cuban puppet, there was a time when Cuban troops really did try to take control of Venezuela — or at least a remote coconut-strewn tro...
07:26, 05/17/2019

Woman, 81, meets 103-year-old mother after decades of searching An 81-year-old Irish woman was overjoyed after meeting her birth mother for the first time after searching for her for more than 60 years. Eileen Macken, who grew up in a Dublin orphanage, had been searching for her mother since the age of 19 without...
23:00, 05/10/2019

A stolen 400-year-old Bible returns to the US after being missing for decades A 400-year-old Bible -- one of 321 rare items stolen from the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh in the 1990s -- has been returned after a transoceanic journey....
23:26, 04/28/2019

Childhood adversity tied to sleep problems decades later (Reuters Health) - Children who suffer adverse experiences like abuse and neglect may be more likely to have sleep problems in adulthood, a U.S. study suggests....
00:26, 06/01/2019

Wall Street looks to earnings after strongest June in decades On the heels of the S&P 500's best June performance in more than six decades, investors are anxious to see whether earnings can justify further gains as the largest U.S. companies open their books in the coming weeks....
20:00, 07/02/2019

Japanese Emperor Akihito To Step Down After Three Decades On Throne Japanese Emperor Akihito will abdicate on Tuesday in favour of his elder son, ending a three-decade reign during which he sought to ease the painful memories of World War Two and engage with people,......
04:52, 04/30/2019

Mike Morhaime: The highlights and lessons of nearly three decades at Blizzard Mike Morhaime gave a fireside chat at Gamelab about his nearly 28-year career at Blizzard Entertainment, which created a culture for game developmentRead More...
12:39, 07/01/2019

Legendary Navy SEAL has served his country for decades William McRaven has played a key role in thousands of dangerous missions abroad, including commanding the one that killed Osama bin Laden        ...
18:39, 05/17/2019

Memory center takes visitors through 4 decades of Afghan war An Afghan rights group has launched a "memory center" that seeks to salvage, protect and share memories and stories of civilian victims of the country's four decades of wars....
09:52, 04/30/2019

Hurricanes have been an unwanted Labor Day visitor to Florida for decades Hurricane Dorian's expected arrival in Florida for the Labor Day weekend puts it in some very strong company among hurricanes hitting during the traditional end of summer holiday.        ...
06:39, 08/31/2019

World War II U.S. prisoner of war identified 7 decades after death in Philippines Scientists have identified the remains of an Army sergeant who died more than seven decades ago in a Philippine prisoner of war camp during World War II, the Defense Department announced Friday....
02:26, 05/04/2019

A Decades-Old Computer Science Puzzle Was Solved in Two Pages With a stunningly simple proof, a researcher has finally cracked the sensitivity conjecture, "one of the most frustrating and embarrassing open problems."...
01:00, 08/05/2019

Pay, time, respect: nearly three decades on, Swiss women strike again Women from across Swiss society plan to take to the streets this Friday for a nationwide strike aimed at highlighting the country's poor record on defending the rights of women and families....
13:13, 06/14/2019

Here’s why ‘Toy Story 4’ is breaking a decades-long tradition at Pixar One of the things that Pixar fans always look forward to whenever there’s a new feature film release from the beloved animation studio happens before the film itself gets underway. From the squawking birds on a wire in For the Birds that was sh...
04:13, 06/19/2019

NASA fights to keep the Voyager probes running after four decades NASA's Voyager probes are still out there, exploring interstellar space 42 years after they left our planet. To keep them running all these years with generators that are 40 percent less powerful than they were decades ago -- and which are produ...
17:00, 07/13/2019

Japanese Emperor Akihito abdicating after three decades on throne Japanese Emperor Akihito will abdicate on Tuesday in favor of his elder son, ending a three-decade reign during which he sought to ease the painful memories of World War Two and reach out to ordinary people, including the marginalized in society....
23:52, 04/29/2019

Amtrak Has Lost Money for Decades. A Former Airline CEO Thinks He Can Fix It. Onetime Delta boss Richard Anderson has nearly eliminated the railroad’s operating losses, but some train fanatics are fuming about the changes. Among his challenges: congressmen whose rural states and districts are traversed by long-haul trains....
14:26, 07/07/2019

India and Pakistan have been fighting over Kashmir for decades. Is this tug of war about to go nuclear? The South Asian state of Kashmir is in the middle of a fight between India and Pakistan for control over its government.        ...
07:52, 08/08/2019

Mayoral rivals to hold Turkey's first TV debate in nearly two decades Istanbul's ousted main opposition mayor Ekrem Imamoglu and his AK Party rival Binali Yildirim will hold a televised debate on June 16, party officials said on Monday, in what will be the first debate of its kind in Turkey in nearly two decades....
14:52, 06/10/2019

How one Missouri town was torn apart by decades of violence and murder No One Saw a Thing | Thursday, 11 p.m., Sundance In the six-part docuseries “No One Saw a Thing,” Israeli-born filmmaker Avi Belkin stitches a psychological thread through nearly 40 years of seemingly unrelated violent events in dusty Skidmore, Mo., ...
04:26, 07/27/2019

Ilhan Omar accuses Trump of being racist for decades Rep. Ilhan Omar on Tuesday accused Donald Trump of long-harbored and deep-seated “inherent racism,” as the president has launched into another week of fiery attacks on the Minnesota Democrat and three other freshman progressive congresswomen. “Right ...
18:39, 07/23/2019

Massachusetts man who beheaded classmate at age 15 gets decades to life in prison A Massachusetts man was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 30 years after beheading a classmate in a fit of jealousy over a girl in 2016. ...
03:39, 07/10/2019

Homeless man returns to college after four decades to finish degree A homeless man has been given a second chance to finish his college degree, more than four decades after dropping out, thanks to the help of a local student. David Carter had been a student at the University of Texas at Austin studying studio art but...
01:00, 06/06/2019

Reliving Mets’ mysterious black cat game five decades later This is the first of a five-part series honoring the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Miracle Mets: Which do you believe in more: miracles, or the bad-luck superstition surrounding black cats? Barely a decade before the former became indelibly etched in ...
10:39, 06/26/2019

North Korea says it’s suffering worst drought in decades SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea says it is suffering its worst drought in nearly four decades amid concern about a food crisis in the country. The official Korean Central News Agency said Wednesday that an average of 54.4 millimeters (2.1 inche...
11:39, 05/15/2019

New US charges against Julian Assange could spell decades behind bars WikiLeaks founder charged in 18-count DoJ indictmentAssange ‘risked serious harm to US national security’Julian Assange could face decades in a US prison after being charged with violating the Espionage Act by publishing classified information throug...
00:52, 05/24/2019

New California quakes stir fears of 'the Big One,' which is decades overdue Dr. Lucy Jones is certain "the Big One" -- the devastating, long-predicted, long overdue earthquake in Southern California along one of the United States' most dangerous fault lines -- is on its way....
12:00, 07/23/2019

Man faces execution for killing wife decades ago in Memphis NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man convicted of killing his wife decades ago at a camping center he managed in Memphis is set for execution in Tennessee. Sixty-eight-year-old inmate Don Johnson is scheduled to receive a lethal injection Thursday evening f...
09:00, 05/16/2019

US Resumes Use Of Death Penalty After Two Decades, Schedules 5 Executions The US Justice Department on Thursday reinstated a two-decades long dormant policy allowing the federal government's use of capital punishment and immediately scheduled the executions for five death......
20:00, 07/25/2019

Joe Biden asked for a pen. Then he reversed a position he’d held for four decades. The former vice president’s flip on taxpayer funding for abortions came after internal discussions and outside pressure on an issue that is one of several that may pose similar problems for him....
03:39, 06/08/2019

After Two Decades, Owen Hart's Death Is Still WWE's Darkest Hour If you were a wrestling fan on May 23rd, 1999, you were probably doing one of three things. One of those was watching WWE’s latest pay-per-view event, Over the Edge. Another was using “scramblevision” to listen to that event by tuning a TV or VCR wit...
19:13, 05/23/2019

Robert Mugabe Ruled Zimbabwe for Decades. Here’s How He First Came to Power It’s not hard to see why Robert Mugabe, whose death was announced Friday, would have wanted control. In 1965, the area in Africa then known as Rhodesia — the colonialist name for the region that’s now Zimbabwe — had establishe...
15:39, 09/06/2019

Two men jailed for decades of child abuse at German campsite More than 450 attacks, most of them rape, were carried out on boys and girls aged three to 14Two men who groomed and abused hundreds of children at a campsite in Germany over a period of more than 20 years have been jailed by a judge who said she was...
16:39, 09/05/2019

Men jailed for decades of child abuse at German campsite More than 40 children abused by Andreas V and Mario S at Eichwald site from 1998 to 2018A German court has sent two men to prison after they pleaded guilty to sexually abusing dozens of children at a campsite over two decades.Detmold regional court j...
15:00, 09/05/2019

Largest earthquake in decades hits southern California No serious damage or injuries reported after 6.4 magnitude earthquake, the most powerful to strike region since 1994The largest earthquake to hit southern California in decades rumbled across the region on Thursday morning, striking a remote part of ...
09:39, 07/05/2019

US abortion rates lowest in decades, report finds Abortions across the United States have dropped to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to a Wednesday report....
01:26, 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

Toy Story 4 will be the first Pixar movie in decades without an animated short Disney’s subsidiary studios apparently have a thing for breaking from tradition these days, because just a few months after Avengers: Endgame tricked viewers into sitting through the credits just to hear Tony Stark’s ghost banging on some metal in pl...
06:26, 06/17/2019

Decades-old Florida mystery solved with help from Google Earth William Moldt was last seen in Lake Worth, Florida back in 1997. A man who used to live in his gated community was looking at his old house on Google Earth when he zoomed in and saw what appeared to be a car submerged in a pond....
08:39, 09/15/2019

Rich nations could end cervical cancer within decades, say experts Study shows HPV vaccine has greatly reduced infections among girls and young womenElimination of cervical cancer in wealthy countries such as the UK may be possible within decades, say experts, following a major study showing the success of the HPV j...
03:13, 06/27/2019

Drug Companies Are Focusing on the Poor After Decades of Ignoring Them The pharmaceutical industry once sued to keep AIDS drugs from dying Africans. Now companies boast of their efforts to get medicines to the developing world....
21:52, 06/24/2019

Trump Family 'Dynasty Will Last For Decades,' Says Campaign Manager President Donald Trump's campaign manager said Saturday that the president and his family are "a dynasty that will last for decades," prompting speculation about whether Trump's children might one day......
07:26, 09/09/2019

Covering the Closer: Two Decades of Writing on Mariano Rivera Ahead of Rivera’s induction into the Hall of Fame this weekend, we compiled excerpts of New York Times articles from a handful of the biggest moments of his storied career....
16:26, 07/21/2019

Decades-old Trump tax returns show over $1B in losses: report The New York Times obtained 10 years worth of President Trump’s tax returns from the late 1980s and early 1990s — and reported how he lost hundreds of millions of dollars on failed business deals. The documents from 1985-1994 show he lost milli...
05:00, 05/08/2019

The mother and baby homes were shrouded in secrecy for decades The day after Michael O'Flaherty was born, his mother tried to see him. But, she told him, she was stopped by a nun who told her, "Go mind your own business, your baby is gone."...
18:13, 09/08/2019

Decades after fleeing, Kashmiri Hindus still fear going back Tens of thousands of Kashmiri Hindus fled the restive region nearly 30 years ago, and the ghost of insurgency and their mass exodus still haunts them...
07:13, 09/03/2019

Tennessee to execute man convicted for wife's murder three decades ago A 68-year-old man who was convicted three decades ago of suffocating his wife with a large plastic garbage bag, a crime he blamed on an inmate on work release, is scheduled to be executed on Thursday in Tennessee....
17:52, 05/16/2019

Wall Street wraps up its best June in decades as G20 convenes Wall Street advanced in heavy trading on Friday, with the S&P 500 and the Dow closing the book on their best June in generations, ahead of much-anticipated trade talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping at the G20 ...
23:39, 06/28/2019

Blood test can identify Alzheimer's 2 decades before symptoms A new study showcases a blood test that identifies beta-amyloid proteins — a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease — 20 years before any symptoms of dementia....
06:39, 08/13/2019

Love Island's Sherif Lanre claims he was booted from villa for kicking Molly-Mae in the crotch and making a crude joke Former Love Island contestant Sherif Lanre has claimed he was booted out of the villa for kicking fellow contestant Molly-Mae Hague in the crotch and then making a crude joke about it....
12:13, 06/16/2019

Crime Trackers: High tech ring strikes Oro Valley TUCSON –  A high tech crime ring is swooping in on the Tucson area. Oro Valley Police say they are stealing money in a way they’ve never heard of. According to OVPD, on June 17, a suspect walked into the Pima Federal Credit Union in Oro V...
22:39, 07/09/2019

Jordan Valley settlement officially approved by Israeli lawmakers Israeli lawmakers have given a go-ahead to a small settlement in the West Bank, following an election campaign pledge from PM Benjamin Netanyahu to annex the Jordan Valley to Israel if he wins Tuesday's polls....
17:00, 09/15/2019

It Could Crack 120 Degrees in Death Valley as Extreme Heat Roasts Much of the U.S. Death Valley is no stranger to scorching temperatures, but the heat gripping the park and surrounding area still stands out for its intensity and scope. The park is expected to see temperatures climb as high as 120 degrees Fahrenheit this week thanks...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Hidden Valley Supercars: McLaughlin first to win Darwin Triple Crown Scott McLaughlin became the first Supercars driver to win the elusive 'Darwin Triple Crown', thanks to a dominant performance in the 200-kilometre race at Hidden Valley...
11:39, 06/16/2019

Oro Valley man arrested with guns, cocaine, marijuana, THC infused edibles and oil TUCSON – An Oro Valley man was taken into custody after Oro Valley Police Department seized a large amount of drugs and firearms while serving a search warrant at his residence Thursday. According to OVPD, officers served a warrant at the home ...
06:00, 05/04/2019

Oro Valley Police to hold ’15th Annual Shop with a Teacher’ For the 15th consecutive year, Oro Valley Police and the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 53 will be celebrating a “Shop with a Teacher” event. Officers will be at the Oro Valley Target store on Oracle Road on Tuesday, August 20, at 2 p.m. It will be ...
12:13, 08/10/2019

Intellectual content tops menu at Sun Valley billionaires camp Fourth of July fireworks have come and gone, and that means one thing: A swanky Idaho resort is gearing up to host an annual “billionaires summer camp.” Allen & Co.’s yearly shindig in Sun Valley is set to kick off Tuesday, luring a slew of A-list me...
08:00, 07/09/2019

Court documents: Oro Valley man attached child porn to job application Courtesy: Oro Valley Police Department ORO VALLEY – A man was arrested after accidentally attaching child pornography to a job application, according to court documents. Paul Scalzitti, 72, submitted an application to an Oracle Road sandwich shop thr...
02:39, 06/18/2019

DIGGING DEEPER: Oro Valley Police arrest man accused of voyeurism ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – A man accused of taking inappropriate videos and pictures of unsuspecting women was indicted on nine counts, that included voyeurism, burglary, and attempted voyeurism. Oro Valley Police Sgt. Carmen Trevizo said 35-year-old Willia...
06:39, 08/06/2019

UPDATE 1-EQM stops some work on WV-VA Mountain Valley natgas pipe EQM Midstream Partners LP has told U.S. federal regulators the company would stop some work on its long-delayed Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reviews a couple of permits....
12:00, 08/17/2019

Popular Green Valley Restaurant helps shooting victims GREEN VALLEY AZ. – The Easy Street Lounge in Green Valley, Arizona became a crime scene on Saturday afternoon when a father carrying his bleeding child came through the backdoor. This came minutes after the father was involved in a rolling gun ...
08:52, 07/02/2019

Crews battle palm tree fire in Green Valley TUCSON –  Fire crews are battling a palm tree fire in Green Valley Monday afternoon. According to Green Valley Fire District, the fire ignited on a tree in the 1800 block of West Placita De Agosto near Via Nuvo Leon and Camino Del Sol. Souther...
05:26, 07/23/2019

Equitrans, EQM 'unlikely' to complete Mountain Valley natgas pipe in 2019 Equitrans Midstream Corp and EQM Midstream Partners LP said on Tuesday it was unlikely a joint venture building the $4.6 billion Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia will complete the project during 2019....
15:39, 04/30/2019

Solar panel project in Edmonton’s river valley put on hold The proposed solar farm for Edmonton's river valley is on hold after city council heard about the history of the site and its importance to the Enoch Cree....
07:00, 06/20/2019

Tourist dies in Death Valley as temperatures soar above 120 degrees It was the second death in three days in the Mojave Desert park. Summer visitors are urged to drink at least one gallon of water per day.        ...
02:13, 09/01/2019

Netanyahu Vows to Annex Jordan River Valley If Re-Elected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he would annex a huge swath of the West Bank along the border with Jordan if he stays in power after next week’s election, in a last-minute push to draw conservative votes....
05:13, 09/11/2019

REJOICE, LIKERS OF GOOD THINGS: Monument Valley 3 is in development British game development studio, Ustwo, announced it’s working on the third part of the hit mobile game Monument Valley. The company declared this via a tweet related to a job posting of a game director. ANNOUNCEMENT: We're starting work on Monument ...
15:13, 08/01/2019

UPDATE 1-EQM says 'unlikely' to complete Mountain Valley natgas pipe in 2019 EQM Midstream Partners LP said on Tuesday it was unlikely its joint venture that is building the long-delayed $4.6 billion Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia would complete the project during 2019 due to legal and reg...
15:39, 04/30/2019

D.C. will be as hot as Death Valley as record-breaking heat wave scorches most of the US Record hot temperatures are likely, says National Weather Service. Heat index is forecast to surge past 100 degrees and near the 110s in many areas.        ...
17:00, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 3-EQM says 'unlikely' to complete Mountain Valley natgas pipe in 2019 EQM Midstream Partners LP said Tuesday it was "unlikely" to complete the long-delayed $4.6 billion Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia during 2019 due to ongoing legal and regulatory challenges....
21:52, 04/30/2019

The Morning After: CG 'Cats' trailer takes a trip to the uncanny valley Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.Looking for another creepy feline CGI movie trailer? We got you. We've also put together a guide for the best car-camping gear, if you're priming yourself for some weekend trips in the next few weeks....
14:00, 07/19/2019

Mountain lion spotted lounging on porch at Oro Valley home TUCSON – Arizona Game and Fish Department are warning the public after a mountain lion was spotted at an Oro Valley home Monday afternoon. Arizona Game and Fish Department According to the AZGFD, the lion was spotted beating the heat on the por...
08:26, 06/11/2019

Massive Bylong valley coalmine in NSW blocked on environmental grounds Independent planning commission refuses South Korean company Kepco’s $290m proposalThe New South Wales Independent Planning Commission has rejected the development of a coalmine near Mudgee because of significant concerns about environmental impacts,...
11:26, 09/18/2019

‘I’m in This Death Valley.’ Read Our Full Conversation with Emmanuel Macron When TIME first interviewed President Emmanuel Macron in 2015, he was an Economy Minister with a grand plan for a new kind of politics. The next time, in 2017, he had won power at the age of 39 and was putting that plan into action. For our third int...
19:39, 09/19/2019

Anti-Semitic attacks spike, killing most Jews in decades A report released by Israeli researchers says violent attacks on Jews spiked significantly in 2018, with the largest number of Jews killed in anti-Semitic acts in decades....
10:52, 05/01/2019

Trump Grants Clemency to 7 Men in Cases Dating Back Decades The president commuted the sentences of two men, one accused in a Medicaid-related bribery scheme, and pardoned five others of crimes such as drug trafficking....
05:39, 07/30/2019

Vladimir Putin’s leadership in Russia spans two decades. Here are the highlights Russian President Vladimir Putin was appointed acting prime minister on Aug. 9 1999 by then president Boris Yeltsin. He has been in office as president or prime minister ever since, a period spanning two decades....
21:00, 08/09/2019

Show Me the Movies! Check Out Tom Cruise's Most Iconic Roles Over the Last Three Decades Show me the birthday! Today is Tom Cruise's birthday--he's turning 57 years old--which means everyone should be showing him some birthday love and quoting his iconic......
18:26, 07/03/2019

Arrest in decades-old murder case stuns Wisconsin town LAKEWOOD, Wis. — Word of the arrest — via a friend’s text message — hit Wayne Sankey like a thunderbolt. “I said, ‘You gotta be kidding me,'” Sankey recalled. “And then I told the wife and she couldn’t believe it. ...
11:00, 06/04/2019

A meteoric rise? Dutch World Cup success was decades in the making As a child growing up in Amsterdam, Vera Pauw would run up and down the sidelines of a football pitch following the ball, pretending to be playing on the same team as her two brothers whose games she would always watch. With no girls team around to j...
22:39, 07/06/2019

Our most pressing space mission is to clear decades of orbiting junk Sixty years ago, the focus was on getting more objects into orbit. Today, the top priority is working out how technology can bring them back down again...
21:26, 04/28/2019

Opinion: After decades of dominance, the rest of the world is catching up with the USWNT Rather than two or three favorites, there are five or six countries with legitimate title aspirations at this World Cup       ...
20:13, 06/08/2019

‘Son’ lures Pierce Brosnan back to TV decades after ‘Steele’ stint Pierce Brosnan says he was happy to return to the small screen in the period drama "The Son" decades after starring in the 1980s detective dramedy "Remington Steele."...
22:52, 04/28/2019

Asteroids hitting Mars could have made hot rain fall for decades Asteroids hitting the surface of Mars billions of years ago would have produced enough energy to vaporise ice, creating clouds of hot rain that took decades to clear...
21:26, 04/28/2019

Genealogy site, DNA help solve decades-old murder of Mary Silvani RENO, Nev. — Forensic genealogists followed a trail built on decades-old DNA evidence to help identify a woman whose body was found near a Lake Tahoe hiking trail in 1982 and her killer who confessed to three other murders, investigators said Tuesday...
13:26, 05/08/2019

Inflammation in late teens linked to mortality risk decades later Experts know little about how inflammation in early life affects health later on. A new study links teen inflammation to mortality risk 35 years later....
03:13, 09/07/2019

New 7.1 earthquake hits Southern California -- 1 day after largest temblor in decades A magnitude-6.9 earthquake hit Southern California Friday evening just a day after a magnitude 6.4 earthquake - the largest  in two decades hit the region....
07:55, 07/06/2019

Yo Ho, Yo Ho, It's Johnny Depp's Birthday! See All of His Iconic Roles Over Three Decades to Celebrate Argh, matey! Everyone's favorite pirate is celebrating his birthday and we are trying so hard not to sing "A Pirate's Life for Me" in celebration. Since today is the one......
00:26, 06/10/2019

Italian 'Satanic panic' case returns to court two decades later Book says officials manipulated children into making abuse claims, leading to convictions, family separations and deathsIn the early hours of 7 July 1997, Federico Scotta and his wife were woken by an incessant ringing of their doorbell. Police had a...
19:39, 05/23/2019

Thanks to persistent low unemployment, labor’s share of income, which has been declining for decades Thanks to persistent low unemployment, labor’s share of income, which has been declining for decades due to capital’s victorious class war, could finally be set to rise—“and that could spell trouble for corporate profit margins and the share prices t...
18:00, 06/10/2019