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"Desperate Housewives" actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to two weeks in jail for paying bribes to help her daughter gain admission to a prestigious A...

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Northern Ireland's DUP sees Brexit deal if both sides 'flexible' The Northern Ireland party whose support is crucial to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government said on Wednesday it believed a deal could be secured for an orderly British exit from the European Union if flexibility is shown by all sides....
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Trump says there are many options short of war with Iran after attacks on Saudis U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday there were many options short of war with Iran after U.S. ally Saudi Arabia displayed remnants of drones and missiles it said were used in a crippling attack on its oil sites that was "unquestionably spon...
00:52, 09/19/2019

Italy and France agree migrants must be distributed around the EU The European Union must introduce a new, automatic system of taking in migrants saved from the Mediterranean, the leaders of Italy and France said on Wednesday, as they sought to patch up bruised bilateral relations....
00:52, 09/19/2019

Hong Kong horse races, fireworks called off amid protest threat Hong Kong's Jockey Club canceled all races planned for Wednesday after pro-democracy protesters said they would target the Happy Valley racecourse where a horse part-owned by a pro-China lawmaker was due to run....
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Kuwait oil sector heightens security after Saudi Aramco attacks Kuwait's oil sector is on high alert and has raised its security to the highest level as a precautionary measure in the wake of the weekend attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, a Kuwaiti oil official said on Wednesday....
00:52, 09/19/2019

EU warns Britain heading for a no-deal Brexit The European Union warned on Wednesday that Britain was headed for a damaging no-deal Brexit, with London's ideas for solving the contentious issue of the Irish border still unlikely to unlock a deal just six weeks before Britain is due to leave....
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Northern Ireland's DUP calls for Brexit 'refit' of 1998 peace accord Northern Ireland's largest party, the Democratic Unionist Party, on Wednesday called for a "refit" of the British province's 1998 peace deal "to take account of any new Brexit deal."...
00:52, 09/19/2019

Gears of War Fans Who Love Multiplayer Are Going to Love Gears 5 I’m looking for answers in the frozen landscape near Mount Kadar when the ice storm hits. It’s cold this far north, and sometimes the sky drops hail the size of a van. As I make my way through the snowy wastes, running and dodging the gia...
00:52, 09/19/2019

How to Be a Better Decision-Maker, With Neuroscientist David Redish Have you ever found yourself totally immobilized in the face of a decision? Why is making choices so, difficult, whether it’s deciding what to have for dinner or whether we should move across the country? This week, we spoke with neuroscientist David...
00:53, 09/19/2019

Get Paid $1300 to Watch 13 Stephen King Movies Before Halloween Like scary movies? Dish might have the perfect job for you. The company is looking to hire someone to watch 13 movies based on Stephen King novels before Halloween. The salary? $1300....
00:53, 09/19/2019

This pumpkin and spice soup is easy—but far from basic I can’t remember which year my mom began cooking pumpkin soup for Thanksgiving, but I also can’t remember a Thanksgiving without it. When I left home and began my own fall traditions, this was the sole recipe I asked for. When I bought the ingredient...
00:53, 09/19/2019

Jeffrey Epstein fallout: Ex-MIT staffers, professors demand to know extent of university's ties In a letter obtained by Fox News, faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are demanding to know the full extent of its financial ties to disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein....
01:26, 09/19/2019

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....
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Sandy Hook Promise releases graphic video on school shooting in new PSA Sandy Hook Promise released a new public service announcement Wednesday that begins with excited students showing off new school supplies but quickly morphs into a nightmarish hellscape where they are forced to use those same items to survive a schoo...
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Did Egyptians spur innovation by mysterious biblical kingdom 3,000 years ago? A mysterious kingdom from Biblical times that underwent a major technological transformation almost 3,000 years ago might have been influenced by the Egyptians....
01:26, 09/19/2019

25 Californians charged with $150M in health care fraud LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five Southern California doctors and others are accused of billing Medicare and other health plans for $150 million in fraudulent charges. Federal cases were announced Wednesday in Los Angeles and Santa Ana. Authorities say ...
01:26, 09/19/2019

4 Your Health: Young children can show early signs of adulthood diabetes (NBC News)- People in certain occupations have a higher risk of type two diabetes, according to a new study. Scientists looked at data from 4-and-a-half million working adults living in Sweden. They found drivers, manufacturing workers and cleaners w...
01:26, 09/19/2019

Trump says California can’t set fuel standards President Donald Trump arrives at Moffett Federal Airfield to attend a fundraiser, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, in Mountain View, Calif. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and California’s fuel emissions st...
01:26, 09/19/2019

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

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

Overlooked No More: Elizabeth A. Gloucester, ‘Richest’ Black Woman and Ally of John Brown She ran boardinghouses whose lodgers included members of New York’s elite, raised money for an orphan asylum and was active in the abolitionists’ cause....
01:26, 09/19/2019

Rare sightings suggest mountain gorillas may delight in water play Some rare sightings of mountain gorillas splashing in water on their own suggest that our cousin primates play not just to learn skills but to have fun....
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Human bodies can move on their own after death, study finds Dead bodies move on their own after death — likely due to processes of decomposition, researchers suspect, pointing to implications for forensic science....
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Pompeo says U.S. supports Saudi Arabia's right to defend itself: tweet U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the United States supports Saudi Arabia's "right to defend itself" and said Iran's behavior would "not be tolerated" in a meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a statement on his official...
02:13, 09/19/2019

Pelosi says she would have held Lewandowski in contempt ‘right then and there’ No witness should be able to treat members of Congress like Trump’s former campaign manager did during a Tuesday hearing, the House speaker said during a huddle with lawmakers....
02:13, 09/19/2019

It now costs just $4.5M to be top chef David Bouley’s neighbor Some hungry buyer could be top chef David Bouley’s new Tribeca neighbor. A three-bedroom, three-bathroom, 2,175-square-foot home at 161 Duane St., where he owns a condo, has returned to market for $4.45 million, down from its original $5.1 mill...
02:13, 09/19/2019

5 accused of obstructing murder case of Brazilian politician Outgoing Brazilian Attorney General Raquel Dodge is requesting that five people be charged with obstructing justice in the case of a leftist city councilwoman gunned down over a year ago...
02:13, 09/19/2019

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

‘Call of Duty’ comes to mobile on October 1st Get ready to compete in Team Deathmatch or play Battle Royale on your smartphone. Activision announced today that Call of Duty: Mobile will be released on Android and iOS devices on October 1st. The game, developed by Tencent's Timi Studio, will...
03:13, 09/19/2019

What we've been watching: 'Another Life' In the September edition of our video IRL series, contributing editor Mariella Moon explains the appeal of a horror TV show with episodes that clock in at under a half-hour, and Georgina Torbet checks out Netflix's Another Life to see if it dese...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Google's Family Link parental controls now include per-app time limits Google introduced Family Link in 2017 to give children their own Google account and to provide an app through which parents could manage their child's screen time. The controls have since been expanded to cover teens too, and from today there wi...
03:13, 09/19/2019

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

Xfinity internet-only customers now get the Flex streaming platform for free As of today, Comcast will provide its internet-only customers with its streaming TV service Xfinity Flex at no additional cost. Xfinity Flex, which is essentially a streaming device and platform, launched in March and originally cost $5 per month. No...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Assemblyman was paid to serve as ‘honorary’ chair of youth group Bronx Assemblyman and congressional candidate Michael Blake boasted of being an “honorary co-chair” of a national youth nonprofit group — while at the same time getting paid handsomely by the same outfit, critics charge. Blake is listed as honorary c...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Soho tenant claims roaches swarmed her bagel: lawsuit Now that’s an everything bagel. A woman is suing her former Soho landlord, claiming her apartment was a filthy hellhole where a pack of roaches swarmed her bagel and turned up everywhere, even inside the refrigerator. Julia Perry said the Broom...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Driver says he ‘blacked out’ before crashing Mercedes into Trump Plaza The driver who crashed his Mercedes-Benz into the lobby of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, hitting a concierge, told cops he “blacked out” before the mishap, according to a report. The 63-year-old from Larchmont was driving north on LeCount Place about ...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Female engineer sues Google for sex-discrimination A female engineer at Google has accused the search giant of stiffing her out of hundreds of thousands of dollars by passing her over for promotions in favor of less-qualified men. Ulku Rowe had 22 years of experience in financial services, including ...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Teachers removing religious symbols proves Bill 21 is a ‘good law’: education minister Quebec's education minister says the fact that at least three teachers have agreed to remove their religious symbols at work is proof that his religious neutrality law is "a good law."...
03:39, 09/19/2019

Former Bush official urges Latinos to vote Trump out, saying GOP has 'lost control of the monster they helped create' A former official in the George W. Bush administration has penned a Washington Post op-ed urging his "fellow Latinos" to vote President Trump out of office, saying the Republican Party has "have lost control of the monster they helped create."...
03:39, 09/19/2019

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

How Lil Nas X Inspired a New Cowboy-Hat Craze The country rapper is just one of the urban millennials who’ve jumped on this unlikely Western bandwagon. Our men’s fashion editor attempts to join them....
03:39, 09/19/2019

Referee who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks before match is suspended two years The viral incident from last December, in which Alan Maloney gave Andrew Johnson the option of cutting his dreadlocks or forfeiting, caused widespread outrage....
04:00, 09/19/2019

| Netanyahu cancels UN visit over post-poll 'political context' Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has cancelled his planned visit to the United Nations General Assembly due to the "political context" in Israel, sources in his office say....
04:00, 09/19/2019

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

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

ISIS video found on phone of airline mechanic accused of sabotaging airplane in Miami An American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging an airplane in Miami this July reportedly had Islamic State-sponsored video content on his personal phone....
04:00, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil's Petrobras increases gasoline, diesel prices after Saudi attacks Brazilian state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA has increased the average price of gasoline at refineries by 3.5% and the price of diesel by 4.2%, a company representative told Reuters....
04:26, 09/19/2019

Brazil's Petrobras increases gasoline, diesel prices in wake of Saudi attacks Brazilian state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA has increased the average price of gasoline at refineries by 2.29% and the price of diesel by 3.8%, consultancy FC Stone said on Wednesday....
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UPDATE 2-Newmont Goldcorp offered $25 mln in social projects to end mine conflict The world's top gold producer, Newmont Goldcorp, said on Wednesday it had offered $25 million in community investments and land rental fees to resolve a conflict at its Penasquito gold mine in Mexico, but activists said they are unsatisfied....
04:26, 09/19/2019

Trudeau Apologizes After Brownface Photo Surfaces Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s campaign was thrown into turmoil when a photograph surfaced of him in brownface makeup at a 2001 private school party....
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Instagram cracks down on posts touting 'miraculous' weight loss On Instagram and other social media sites, health misinformation is rampant. Companies have only recently begun to take steps to clamp down on this kind of content....
04:26, 09/19/2019

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

Wet Weather Is No Match For Allbirds' New Water-Resistant Sneakers Stormy days ruin a lot of outdoor activities, but now, wearing Allbirds isn’t one of them! The maker of the most comfortable wool shoe is revamping their original sneaker with the men’s and women’s Mizzle Collection, made to withstand misty drizzles ...
05:13, 09/19/2019

The Revolutionary Black Women of Saubara The shrieking sliced through the cloudy night and drowned out the music blasting from a speaker nearby. It was 9 p.m. in Saubara, a town of about 12,000 people in Brazil’s northeastern state of Bahia. Although the party wouldn’t officially start unti...
05:13, 09/19/2019

UN summits to urge ‘ambition and action’ on climate change, sustainable development: Guterres There are five key United Nations summits taking place next week to spur action on the climate crisis and other global concerns, which will showcase the UN as a “driver for meaningful, positive change”, according to the man at the helm of the Organiz...
05:13, 09/19/2019

Comment Of The Day: What Malibu Hybrid? Edition I really like the Chevrolet Malibu. It’s a competent commuter sedan in a world suffering from SUV-itis. And like Patrick, I was totally and completely unaware that Chevy had been building a hybrid version that was capable of 49 damn miles per gallon ...
05:14, 09/19/2019

The FIA WEC Is About To Get A Big Dose Of Beautiful Race Car Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus is back at it again. This time the team has a plan to build this gorgeous race car—dubbed SCG007—to tackle the 2020/2021 FIA WEC season. It will compete in the “Hypercar” class against entries from Toyota, Aston Martin, a...
05:14, 09/19/2019

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

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

How Did Drones Take Out 5 Percent Of The World's Oil Supply? On September 14, some as-yet officially unknown perpetrators launched a complex attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. The attack was apparently carried out by drones, cruise missiles, or both. It cut Saudi Arabia’s oil exports by half, a big deal c...
05:14, 09/19/2019

Italy, France agree on 'automatic' distribution of migrants France and Italy have agreed on a new system to distribute migrants across the European Union. It comes ahead of an interior ministers meeting in Malta next week....
05:14, 09/19/2019

Ilkay Gündogan lights up Manchester City’s easy win over Shakhtar Donetsk In the context of a defensive crisis caused by injuries to centre-backs Aymeric Laporte and John Stones, this was a particularly fine display from Manchester City.Pep Guardiola’s team could have claimed victory in this opening Group C game by double ...
05:15, 09/19/2019

Ash Brazill recalled and two new caps named in Diamonds netball squad New Zealand await in next month’s Constellation Cup Debutants Maddy Turner and Laura Scherian called upNSW Swifts defender Maddy Turner and Sunshine Coast midcourter Laura Scherian are the two uncapped players in Australia’s squad of 13 for next mont...
05:15, 09/19/2019

AI can't offer protection from 'deepfakes,' new report says Artificial intelligence-based solutions may not be able to save us from deceptively altered videos, known as deepfakes, according to a new report from Data and Society....
05:15, 09/19/2019

New research gives clues to link between obesity, abnormal bowel habits People with obesity or severe obesity are 60 percent more likely to have chronic diarrhea than those with normal BMI, according to a study that suggests BMI is important to consider when treating abnormal bowel habits....
05:39, 09/19/2019

Gavin Newsom signs landmark bill making Uber and Lyft drivers employees, not contractors California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed legislation intended to force "gig economy" businesses such as Uber and Lyft to classify their workers as employees, not contractors. The legislation, AB 5, upends the business model for those companie...
05:39, 09/19/2019

Fed cuts rates, facing global risks and pressure from Trump The Federal Reserve lowered its interest rate target by a quarter percentage point Wednesday, its second consecutive rate cut, in an effort to keep the economic expansion running despite signs of weakening global growth and domestic fears about Presi...
05:39, 09/19/2019

'Wake up and face facts' : Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – as it happened The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate crisis ahead of the UN summit. Read more about Cover...
07:13, 09/19/2019

Australia could produce 200% of energy needs from renewables by 2050, researchers say New report shows roadmap for Australia to be global green energy export leaderAustralia could run entirely on renewable electricity and produce double what it needs to create a massive green export industry by 2050, leading experts say.A report from ...
07:13, 09/19/2019

Tessa Virtue And Scott Moir Retire From Skating, Hopefully To Spend More Time Makin' Out On Tuesday, Canadian ice dancers and two-time Olympic gold medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir officially announced their intentions to “step away” from ice dancing after their cross-Canada tour in October. Though they leave the sport perhaps the g...
07:14, 09/19/2019

Trump directs EPA to issue notice to San Francisco on homeless U.S. President Donald Trump has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco on its homeless and other issues....
07:39, 09/19/2019

"Save Your Praise": Teen Climate Activist Asks US Congress For Action Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday called for action, not praise, from U.S. lawmakers as she joined other youth leaders in kicking off two days of meetings and speeches......
07:39, 09/19/2019

Woman sues Jeffrey Epstein’s estate, claims she was abused ‘countless times’ A woman named as “Minor Victim-1” in the federal indictment against Jeffrey Epstein sued his estate on Wednesday — detailing how she was recruited at 14 to become one of the late pedophile’s numerous sex slaves. The woman, ide...
07:39, 09/19/2019

Milan fashion week 2019: Who wears short shorts? Men Men in shorts is an age-old discussion — can they or can’t they get away with them? There are so many questions around such a small amount of fabric, and whatever your stance is, one thing is for sure: You better get ready to see even more men’s legs...
08:13, 09/19/2019

‘Sexy Mr. Rogers’ costume drops just in time for Halloween 2019 Could it be the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse? Or is it sexy retailer Yandy’s 2019 line of Halloween costumes? Either way, we’re all going to hell. This year’s tantalizing cultural interpretations include a sexy version of the oth...
08:13, 09/19/2019

Fantasy football position rankings: Cowboys primed to dominate Dolphins in Week 3 Dallas' offense should have a field day vs. Miami, with Dak Prescott as this week's No. 2 quarterback and Ezekiel Elliott the top-rated running back.       ...
08:14, 09/19/2019

Peter Thiel’s Palantir set to delay IPO under bumbling leadership of CEO Alex Karp Bloomberg today reported that Palantir Technologies, a Peter Thiel-founded company that builds mass-surveillance solutions for law enforcement agencies, will delay its highly-anticipated IPO indefinitely. According to the report, CEO Alex Karp needs ...
08:39, 09/19/2019

Grieving fans give music of Eddie Money, The Cars sales bumps In the days since Eddie Money and Ric Ocasek's deaths, the men's music has seen a bump in sales from grieving fans.        ...
08:39, 09/19/2019

Getting a new iPhone 11 on Friday? Here's how to ensure a smooth upgrade Getting a new iPhone 11 this Friday? Here's what you need to do to make the switch as painless as possible, whether you use the iPhone for business or leisure....
08:39, 09/19/2019

Is the world ready for cross-platform quantum programming? Harvard's Prineha Narang and colleagues hit upon a neat way to compile programs to emerging "noisy" quantum systems, and now they've commercialized the work in a startup Aliro. The company tells ZDNet that the business world is chomping at the bit to...
08:39, 09/19/2019

Devastating Back-To-School PSA Evokes Mass Shootings An association formed by victims' relatives after the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook school in the United States has posted a shocking ad featuring children fleeing at the sound of gunfire....
08:39, 09/19/2019

Rise in crime tied to rising blood pressure (Reuters Health) - People living in communities with rising crime rates may be more likely than those in safer neighborhoods to develop high blood pressure, a new study suggests....
09:00, 09/19/2019

Factbox: India becomes latest country to ban sale of e-cigarettes India became the latest country after Brazil and Thailand to ban the sale of e-cigarettes in what could potentially be the biggest move against vaping globally over growing health concerns....
09:00, 09/19/2019

Baby gut study finds bacteria different after C-section births A huge study of babies' stool samples has found key differences between infants born vaginally and via Caesarean section, offering clues about the development of the human immune system, researchers said on Wednesday....
09:00, 09/19/2019

The Rise and Demise of the Seleucid Empire The Seleucid Empire was a Hellenistic state that existed between the 4th and 1st centuries BC. It was established by Seleucus I Nicator ...
09:00, 09/19/2019

Body Snatchers, the Cemetery Entrepreneurs of the 18th and 19th Centuries Anatomists of the 18th and 19th centuries faced a dreadful predicament in that they lacked what would today be called ‘educational aids’.  They needed cadavers to dissect.   ...
09:00, 09/19/2019

Atletico late show stuns Juventus "Champions League Group D, Wanda Metropolitano Stadium - Atletico Madrid (Savic 70\u0027, Herrera 90\u0027) 2 Juventus 2 (Cuadrado 48\u0027, Matuidi 65\u0027)"...
09:00, 09/19/2019

Canadian ice dancers Virtue and Moir announce retirement "Canadian figure skaters Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have announced their retirement from the sport after an illustrious career in which the duo became the most decorated Olympic figure skaters of all time."...
09:00, 09/19/2019

Emery rests Ozil for Arsenal's Frankfurt trip "Sept 18 (Reuters) - Arsenal manager Unai Emery has decided to rest playmaker Mesut Ozil and centre back Sokratis Papastathopoulos for Thursday\u0027s Europa League group stage opener at Eintracht Frankfurt."...
09:00, 09/19/2019

Trudeau apology: brownface unacceptable and racist Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau' apologized following the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. Opposition leader Andrew Scheer called Trudeau "not fit to govern this country." (Sept. 19) ...
09:26, 09/19/2019

Derrick Henry tired of seeing 99-yard run Titans running back Derrick Henry is tired of seeing his NFL record-tying 99-yard rum and says he’s pretty sure the Jaguars are, too. Henry tied Tony Dorsett’s record against Jacksonville last December. (Sept. 18)        ...
09:26, 09/19/2019

Man charged in four Detroit killings A man already charged in two sexual assaults has been charged with murder in the killings of four women whose bodies were found stashed in abandoned houses in Detroit. (Sept. 18)        ...
09:26, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year closure After a three-year closure, the Washington Monument is reopening to the public on Thursday, and first lady Melania Trump is expected to attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony. (Sept. 18)        ...
09:26, 09/19/2019

Jon Pardi puts on his dancing shoes for new video Country singer Jon Pardi enlisted the help of his girlfriend Summer Duncan and put on his dancing shoes for his new music video, “Heartache Medication.” (Sept. 18)        ...
09:26, 09/19/2019

California family find mountain lion lounging in their bathroom The big cat wandered into the home in the Sierra Nevada foothills and took refuge in the bathroom before being coaxed outIn the photo, the lounging mountain lion looks almost shocked, as if caught mid-exclamation while yelling, “Get out!” Given the s...
09:26, 09/19/2019

Umbrella jammed in door locks workers out of office for days A tweet bearing photo evidence of the predicament quickly went viral, inspiring many to suggest solutionsHow many co-workers does it take to open a door? More than a handful, members of the shared office space WeWork found out this week.Employees of ...
09:26, 09/19/2019

The Guardian view on Israel’s elections: it could be worse | Editorial Netanyahu is unfit for his office, as some voters are acknowledging, but the problems are bigger than himBenjamin Netanyahu’s political magic has broken, his biographer declared. The longest-serving prime minister in Israel’s history gambled that a s...
09:26, 09/19/2019

Kavanaugh should never have been appointed. Impeachment is our only hope | Moira Donegan In a just world, this man would never have been appointed to the court. The best we can hope for now is his impeachmentIt seems even more likely than it did before that US supreme court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is indeed a serial sexual assaulter. New...
09:26, 09/19/2019

County lines: how drugs gangs are recruiting children - podcast Aamna Mohdin tells Anushka Asthana how county lines gangs are stepping up their operations by using short-term holiday flats and recruiting local teens to sell drugs in small towns around Britain. Plus Owen Jones on Jeremy Corbyn’s ‘neutral’ stance o...
09:26, 09/19/2019

'My dear Prime Minister': Alan Jones's apology letter to Jacinda Ardern revealed Exclusive: Radio host says he meant ‘no violence’ toward PM with his ‘shove a sock down throat’ comment and asks Ardern to a debate on climate change Australian broadcaster Alan Jones’s apology letter to the New Zealand prime minister, Jacinda Ardern...
09:26, 09/19/2019

What causes itching after sex? People may experience genital itching after sex due to irritation, lack of lubrication, or an allergy or infection. Causes and treatments may differ between males and females. Learn more here....
09:26, 09/19/2019

New flu vaccine skin patch could do away with needles A new study reveals that delivering a flu vaccine using a new type of skin patch can stimulate an appropriate immune response without side effects in mice....
09:26, 09/19/2019

HBO to follow Arizona St, Florida, Penn St, Washington St HBO Sports is going behind the scenes with the football programs at Arizona State, Florida, Penn State and Washington State in its “24/7” documentary series...
09:52, 09/19/2019

The Theater of Politics: Pete Buttigieg barnstorms New Hampshire with homespun virtues reminiscent of ‘Our Town’ Politics is theater. Our chief critic, Peter Marks, brings his analytical eye to the campaign trail, reviewing another of the front-runners as he barnstorms New Hampshire....
09:52, 09/19/2019

Fukushima Disaster: Japan Court Acquits 3 Ex-Tokyo Power Firm Executives A Japanese court on Thursday acquitted three former officials from the firm that operated the Fukushima nuclear plant, in the only criminal trial to stem from the 2011 disaster....
10:26, 09/19/2019

Shocking Ad Showing Children Fleeing Evokes US School Shooting Horror An association formed by victims' relatives after the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook school in the United States has posted a shocking ad featuring children fleeing at the sound of gunfire....
10:26, 09/19/2019

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Honoured With Prestigious Award In The US Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy......
10:26, 09/19/2019

'It's a violation': the war on (unwanted) dick pics has begun A web developer asked men to send her pictures of their genitals in order to build a filter that ‘recognises’ a penis and blurs it. Which raises the question: why haven’t tech companies taken this on yet?Earlier this month, after waking up to find an...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Central Saint Martins: a breeding ground for visionaries Celebrating the art school at the height of fashionIn the spring of 1939, St Martins School of Art moved into new premises at 107-109 Charing Cross Road. “Now the school is properly housed,” London county council leader Herbert Morrison declared, “we...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Pastafarian pastor wears colander, leads prayer at government meeting HOMER, Alaska — A pastor wearing a colander on his head offered the opening prayer on behalf of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster to open a local government meeting in Alaska, the latest blessing from a nontraditional church since a court ru...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year closure for repairs WASHINGTON — After a three-year closure, the Washington Monument is reopening to the public. The 555-foot stone obelisk was closed in September 2016 in order to replace the aging elevator and upgrade security systems. The monument will reopen to the ...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Porn star ‘Bridget the Midget’ arrested for stabbing boyfriend Diminutive porn star “Bridget the Midget” was reportedly arrested for stabbing her boyfriend in the leg during a fight at the couple’s Las Vegas home. A neighbor of the adult-film star, whose real name is Bridget Powers, heard the two quarreling earl...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Anti-vaxxers are comparing themselves to civil rights activists White moms in California are protesting against the state’s vaccine mandates — and comparing themselves to civil rights activists, according to a new report. During a recent sit-in at the California State Capitol, a group of anti-vaxxer w...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Mom arrested for giving 1-year-old daughter heroin, leading to baby’s death A mom in Maine was arrested in connection with the death of her 1-year-old daughter for allegedly giving the child small doses of heroin on numerous occasions to help the baby sleep, according to a report. Kimberly Nelligan, 33, of Bangor is accused ...
10:52, 09/19/2019

HUD official Lynne Patton slapped with violation over red USA cap in office Government watchdogs bared their fangs at HUD official Lynne Patton Wednesday, slapping the Trump family friend with ethics violations — for the outrage of stashing a red “USA” cap being sold by the Trump campaign on a shelf in her office. Patton, a ...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Nebraska teen starts apartment fire burning ex’s love letters Maybe they met on Tinder. A Nebraska teen used a butane torch to burn love letters from her ex inside her bedroom – sparking an apartment fire Monday, it was reported Wednesday. Ariauna Lillard, 19, was home alone in the apartment at the time of the ...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Plenty of Fish and other apps are going ‘filter-free’ No fake photos allowed. Dating Web site Plenty of Fish is forcing singles to post more truthful photos of themselves by banning filters from the platform, the company announced this week. The decision follows a survey by the site which found that 70 ...
10:52, 09/19/2019

Michigan bans flavored e-cigarettes day after New York LANSING, Mich. — Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping devices that prompted a federal investigation. The Michigan Department of H...
10:52, 09/19/2019

The cheat hackers 'ruining' gaming for others The use of cheats is a major problem in video games and it’s becoming increasingly lucrative as esports take off. We meet a teenage hacker’s making thousands....
11:13, 09/19/2019

Buffett protégé Tracy Britt Cool leaving Berkshire Hathaway One of Warren Buffett’s youngest protégés is parting ways with Berkshire Hathaway — to start a rival company. Tracy Britt Cool — who started at Berkshire in 2009 when she was just 25 — is launching an investment firm that will own smaller companies —...
11:13, 09/19/2019

Indonesia is about to pass a law that would criminalize sex outside of marriage Indonesia is set to pass a highly controversial new penal code that would criminalize consensual sex outside of marriage and effectively outlaw same-sex relations, in a move rights groups have criticized as a violation of basic rights....
11:39, 09/19/2019

The U.S. Says the Attack on a Saudi Oil Site Was an Iranian ‘Act of War’ RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil installations an “act of war” against the kingdom by Iran, as the Saudis displayed missile and drone wreckage...
11:40, 09/19/2019

Israel’s Election Has Ended in Deadlock. Here’s What Could Happen Next Israel’s second election in fewer than six months has ended in political deadlock, leaving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu facing an uncertain future and paving the way for protracted coalition negotiations. As the official count filtered in ...
11:40, 09/19/2019

Nigeria becomes Africa's staging ground for the illegal pangolin trade with Asia In a rubble-strewn storage lot in the sprawling Nigerian port city of Lagos, customs agents crack open a shipping container crammed with scales from pangolins, a shy mammal prized in Asia for its use in medicines....
11:40, 09/19/2019

Tonga holds state funeral for climate change campaigner PM Tonga observed a day of national mourning on Thursday for the state funeral of Prime Minister 'Akilisi Pohiva, known as a pro-democracy and climate change campaigner in the South Pacific....
11:40, 09/19/2019

Britain launches first major auction for offshore wind leases in a decade Britain has launched its first major auction of offshore wind farm leases in a decade, offering sites with the combined potential to power more than six million homes....
11:40, 09/19/2019

Houston-area refineries run through tropical storm: sources Refineries in the Houston area remained in operation through the first night of Tropical Storm Imelda's passage across southeast Texas, sources familiar with plant operations said on Wednesday....
11:40, 09/19/2019

Smartphone bogged down? A little maintenance can go a long way Smartphone maintenance can be as simple as cleaning out your apps, installing updates and watching your battery use. Follow these seven steps.       ...
12:13, 09/19/2019

Fast facts about the smoky haze smothering Southeast Asia During Southeast Asia's dry season, farmers in Indonesia and other countries clear land using fire, often for palm and wood pulp plantations, with flames frequently raging out of control to produce a choking haze that spreads across the region....
12:13, 09/19/2019

"Keep Entertaining Cricket Fans": Afridi To Kohli After ICC Tweets Stats Shahid Afridi appreciated India captain Virat Kohli as a "great player" after he scored an unbeaten 72 in the second T20I against South Africa and reclaimed averages of 50 in all formats of cricket....
12:39, 09/19/2019

U.S. and Gulf allies discuss response to Saudi oil attack The United States was discussing with Saudi Arabia and other Gulf allies possible responses to an attack on Saudi oil facilities they blame on Iran and which U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described as an act of war on the kingdom....
12:39, 09/19/2019

Arcimoto is finally shipping its three-wheeled EV to customers After more than a decade of working on its "Fun Utility Vehicle," or FUV, Arcimoto is finally shipping the three-wheeled EVs to customers. The company announced today that it's entered production mode, which means you could see the FUV cruising ...
12:39, 09/19/2019

Tesla's Model 3 joins Audi's E-Tron in claiming top safety award The Tesla Model 3 has joined the Audi E-Tron as one of the safest cars on the road, earning a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The organization said that the Model 3 earned "good" ratings across the board...
12:39, 09/19/2019

Shane Gillis jokes about 'SNL' firing, Asians and 'funny' Trump assassination at NYC show Fired 'Saturday Night Live' cast member Shane Gillis insisted that he didn't vote for President Donald Trump at his first show since Monday's exit.        ...
12:39, 09/19/2019

'America's Got Talent' finale: Soulful singer Kodi Lee wins Season 14 Kodi Lee was crowned the Season 14 winner of "America's Got Talent" following what Simon Cowell dubbed "the best final I have ever sat in on my life."        ...
12:39, 09/19/2019

Row over 60 per cent spike in number of 'mental health' sick days taken by TfL workers An "eye-watering" 60 per cent rise in the number of sick days taken by Transport for London staff citing a mental health problem sparked a row today....
12:39, 09/19/2019

| Tiger confirmed for Japanese skins challenge Tiger Woods is expected to go head to head with Rory McIlroy, Jason Day and Hideki Matsuyama in a live competition called The Challenge: Japan Skins....
13:00, 09/19/2019

Sterilized Workers Seek to Collect Damages Against Dow Chemical in France A pesticide made by Dow Chemical sterilized thousands of banana workers in Nicaragua decades ago. In an unusual legal move, they are turning to France to enforce payment....
13:00, 09/19/2019

Trump HUD appointee’s Twitter ‘likes’ violated federal law. She will not be punished. The special counsel’s office concluded that while Patton violated the law by “unwittingly displaying a campaign hat in her office and ‘liking’ partisan political tweets on her official Twitter account,” it would not pursue any disciplinary action....
13:00, 09/19/2019

OECD cuts growth outlook to post-crisis low The trade war between the United States and China has plunged global growth to its lowest levels in a decade, the OECD said on Thursday as it slashed its forecasts....
13:01, 09/19/2019

AT&T and Dish are reportedly not in talks over DirecTV deal "So there's been some stories out there about the industrial logic about putting 2 satellite providers. It hasn't been successful and I don't know that there's any change in that regulatory perspective," AT&T's chief financia...
13:01, 09/19/2019

Asia stocks mostly higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy steady The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
13:01, 09/19/2019

| Israel elections: Netanyahu's rule threatened by deadlocked Israeli polls Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's long grip on power appears in jeopardy after elections have left him tied with his main challenger Benny Gantz, raising the prospect of tough negotiations to build a unity government or even the end of the Israeli ...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Bond Dealers Show Little Interest in Treasury Ultra Bonds The Treasury Department wants to take advantage of falling interest rates to borrow long term, selling bonds that don’t mature for a half-century. Wall Street may not want them....
13:26, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ Film by Swedish activist and Guardian journalist George Monbiot says nature must be used to repair broken climateThe protection and restoration of living ecosystems such as forests, mangroves and seagrass meadows can repair the planet’s broken climat...
13:26, 09/19/2019

For the sake of life on Earth, we must put a limit on wealth | George Monbiot It’s not just the megarich: increased spending power leads us all to inflict environmental damage. It’s time for a radical planIt is not quite true that behind every great fortune lies a great crime. Musicians and novelists, for example, can become e...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Football transfer rumours: Thomas Tuchel to take over at Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is scraping the bottom of the barrel Underwhelmed by Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s stint at the wheel, Manchester United are hoping to replace him with Thomas Tuchel. Reports from France suggest both United and Barcelona are interested in lu...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Bollywood film awards: Kashmiri spy thriller Raazi wins best picture Controversial Padmaavat film also triumphs as Indian ‘Oscars’ held in country for first timeBollywood’s equivalent of the Oscars, the International Indian Film Academy awards (IIFA), have been held in India for the first time with a glitzy event in M...
13:26, 09/19/2019

The Madness of Crowds by Douglas Murray review – a rightwing diatribe Do racism and sexism really exist, or are they just the creation of angry lefties? The bizarre fantasies of a rightwing provocateur, blind to oppressionBeing stuck in a culture war is a bit like being a driver stuck in a traffic jam. From within one’...
13:26, 09/19/2019

French fancy: Parisienne chic from the city of lights – in pictures Tweed skirts and proper blouses. Take a tip from across the pond: a little bit je ne sais quoi will make you stand out from the crowd this autumnRead more from the spring/summer 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement Continue re...
13:26, 09/19/2019

How Sylvester Stallone keeps those 'Rambo' kills fresh in 'Last Blood' after 5 films, 37 years You're still going to need a lot of body bags at the end of Sylvester Stallone's "Rambo: Last Blood," the fifth film in the action franchise.        ...
13:52, 09/19/2019

What shows will win, and which should win, at the 2019 Emmys The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards will take place on Sunday, September 22. Here are A.V. Club deputy TV editor Danette Chavez’s predictions of the winners of the major series awards, as well as some wishful thinking and shout-outs to worthy programs ove...
13:52, 09/19/2019

World Cup 2022: Qatar still failing to protect workers' rights, says Amnesty International Workers helping to get Qatar ready for the 2022 World Cup continue to be mistreated despite promises to improve their rights, Amnesty International says....
13:52, 09/19/2019

Israel election: Donald Trump proves he's the 'King of Israel' Every U.S. president, citing shared values and security commitments, has been staunchly pro-Israel; President Donald Trump more than most.        ...
14:13, 09/19/2019

Liam Gallagher: Why Me? Why Not review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week (Warner Records)Gallagher provides more crowd-pleasers for his sizable audience of 90s guitar-rock nostalgists – and with greater confidenceYou can accuse Liam Gallagher of many things, but never of selling his music under false pretences. Not for Ou...
14:13, 09/19/2019

'We live in a narco-state': murder of Dutch lawyer prompts fear and fury Lawyers in gangland cases given emergency protection after unprecedented killingLawyers and prosecutors in major gangland drugs cases in the Netherlands have been given emergency protection after the unprecedented murder of a top defence lawyer promp...
14:13, 09/19/2019

Thieves tie up French chateau owners and steal €2m of jewels and cash Police seek six suspects who ransacked Vaux-le-Vicomte near Paris, which often stands in for Versailles in filmsThe owners of a 17th-century French castle were tied up as their opulent home was ransacked by robbers who fled with a haul worth €2m (£1....
14:13, 09/19/2019

Taliban car bomb kills at least 30 in southern Afghanistan Hospital patients caught in blast intended for intelligence officials, says defence ministryA Taliban truck bomb has killed at least 30 people and wounded 95 others when it exploded near a hospital in southern Afghanistan, officials have said.The Tal...
14:13, 09/19/2019

Chinese parent charged in college admissions scandal arrested in Spain, to be extradited to US A woman accused of paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit has become the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery scheme, according to an indictment unsealed Tuesday...
14:13, 09/19/2019

Ed Buck case may pose challenge for prosecutors, legal analyst says Prosecutors assigned to the case of Ed Buck, the Democratic megadonor who was arrested Tuesday after a third man overdosed inside his Hollywood home, may face hurdles in court due to the key witness’ credibility, a legal analyst said....
14:13, 09/19/2019

Trump says EPA to slap San Francisco with violations related to homeless population President Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One Wednesday evening that his administration will slap San Francisco with a notice of environmental violations related to the city’s homelessness problem within a week....
14:13, 09/19/2019

Ratul Puri Sent To Judicial Custody Till October 1 In AgustaWestland Case A Delhi court has sent Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, to judicial custody till October 1 in a money-laundering case related to the AgustaWestland chopper scam....
14:13, 09/19/2019

Flipkart, Amazon, Others Rush To Pull Vaping Devices Post E-Cigarette Ban Amazon.com, Walmart-owned Flipkart and other e-commerce portals in the country scrambled on Thursday to pull listings of vaping products a day after the government imposed a nationwide ban on......
14:13, 09/19/2019

Uddhav Thackeray, Devendra Fadnavis Firm On Alliance: Shiv Sena Leader Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut today said their party president Uddhav Thackeray and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis are firm on the alliance for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls and are......
14:13, 09/19/2019

Man charged with running Bitcoin–powered fake ID cartel gets a year in US prison A man charged with creating fake IDs in a major Bitcoin-powered distribution ring has been sentenced to one year and one day in US federal prison. Aaron Kuns, from Toledo (Ohio), who pleaded guilty in June, will also be subject to three years on supe...
14:39, 09/19/2019

Instagram now restricts visibility of weight loss products and cosmetic surgery posts for teens If your Instagram feed is anything like mine, your feed and Explore page are probably littered with weight loss meal supplements, timelapses of injected lip filler, and skinny-tea promoted by a Kardashian — because obviously, that’s all we want to se...
14:39, 09/19/2019

‘We’re not young any more’: Harry Kane angry Spurs are making same mistakes • Striker says Tottenham must improve after Olympiakos draw• Errors from Pochettino’s first season still there, Kane admitsHarry Kane could not conceal the frustration, the overwhelming sense of exasperation and, like Mauricio Pochettino moments earl...
14:39, 09/19/2019

Roma's Nicolò Zaniolo: 'I’m not Totti, but one day I hope to be as good' Nicolò Zaniolo was a Serie B player two years ago. Now he is a Roma regular with two Italy capsBy Omar Saleem for These Football TimesNicolò Zaniolo made his debut for Virtus Entella in Serie B two and a half years ago. He had been released by Fioren...
14:39, 09/19/2019

Tottenham's Pochettino: we didn’t respect the plan in draw with Olympiakos – video It was a poor start from Mauricio Pochettino's side in the Champions League; despite his side having a 2-0 lead against the run of play, they drew away at Olympiakos. A penalty from Harry Kane and a wonderful strike from Lucas Moura put the Champions...
14:39, 09/19/2019

Dog Saves Family By Alerting Them To Fire, Dies In Blaze A Jack Russell Terrier, Zippy, started barking as the fire alarm went off shortly when a fire broke out in the attic of Butler family house, located in Bradenton in Florida....
15:13, 09/19/2019

UK Top Court To Hear Case Against PM Johnson Over Parliament Suspension Britain's Supreme Court will hear a third and final day of legal arguments on Thursday over whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully when he suspended parliament in the run-up to Brexit....
15:13, 09/19/2019

Stricter New Australia Law Aims To Help Save Great Barrier Reef Australia introduced stricter new laws to limit agricultural run-off into the waters surrounding the Great Barrier Reef on Thursday, in an attempt to save the reef and keep its prized world heritage......
15:13, 09/19/2019

AAP's Rebel MLA Alka Lamba Disqualified From Delhi Assembly Alka Lamba, who had tweeted her resignation from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) earlier this month, has been disqualified as an MLA "on grounds of defection". Ms Lamba had met Congress president Sonia......
15:39, 09/19/2019

88-Year-Old Facing Contempt 'Regrets' Threats To Lawyer In Ayodhya Case The Supreme Court today closed a contempt case against an 88-year-old retired public servant for writing objectionable letters to senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan for appearing for Muslim parties in the......
15:39, 09/19/2019

A Black Mother Gives Birth to Baby in a Bathtub After Being Turned Away from Hospital Leo and LeeAnn Bienaime were like many first-time parents: apprehensive, unsure, and deferential to the advice of their doctors. But late last month, when the couple went to the hospital after LeeAnn reported feeling “intense” contractions, doctors t...
15:39, 09/19/2019

Shares inch higher after Fed cut; BOJ, SNB, BoE keep powder dry World share markets and bond yields nudged modestly higher on Thursday as the U.S. Federal Reserve's second interest rate cut of the year and promises of support from other top central banks kept global recession jitters at bay....
15:39, 09/19/2019

Vision Mercedes Simplex concept is a retro go-kart of the future News 19 Sep, 2019 Mercedes has unwrapped its latest design exercise – a two-seat, open wheel concept, which blends yesteryear styling with modern technology...
15:39, 09/19/2019

Snapchat Must Hit More Angles with Advertisers A recent RBC survey showed that while future advertising spending intentions on Snapchat have improved, Snapchat spending remained the weakest of all surveyed social-media platforms....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Igor Shesterkin’s hyped Rangers debut was years in the making The countdown, more than five years in the making, arrived at 10:10 of the second period of the Rangers’ exhibition opener against the Devils at the Garden on Wednesday. That is when 23-year-old Igor Shesterkin, the Moscow-born 118th-overall selectio...
16:00, 09/19/2019

The hardship Le’Veon Bell is facing with Jets in miserable spot There are a number of places to point the finger for the Jets’ 0-2 start — an avalanche of injuries to key players, underperformance from significant players and questionable coaching decisions. Le’Veon Bell is one player who should be free of blame....
16:00, 09/19/2019

This may not be the end of Eli Manning Eli Manning stood in front of his locker like he has just about every Wednesday during his 16-year career, answering questions with the same poise and team-first attitude he has displayed since joining the Giants in 2004. Except this was a very diffe...
16:00, 09/19/2019

CC Sabathia’s touching moment in likely Yankee Stadium goodbye It was a standing ovation to remember, for a player who will never be forgotten. CC Sabathia started his 306th game in a Yankees uniform Wednesday night against the Angels, and you could hear the generations of appreciation roaring throughout Yankee ...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Fighter Pilot Is Left Dangling From Power Lines After F-16 Crash The Belgian Air Force jet went down over western France, causing both pilots onboard to use their ejector seats and parachutes. Both escaped with minor injuries....
16:26, 09/19/2019

MLS Coach Sues Former Club For Firing Him Over Homophobic Tirade Following his firing by Real Salt Lake over a homophobic tirade during a match in Mexico last month, former coach Mike Petke is now suing the club for $687,500 of lost salary (a season and a half’s worth). The lawsuit, filed in the Third Judicial Dis...
16:26, 09/19/2019

If Mikhail Maltsev Deking Alexandar Georgiev Into Oblivion Doesn't Get You Excited For Hockey, I Don't Know What Will Thirteen days, kiddos! That’s how long we have until the NHL season finally, finally kicks off with a heart-stopping season opener where the mighty Toronto Maple Leafs play host to ... *checks schedule* oh, um .... the Ottawa Senators. *Nervously mai...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Stephen Hawking was wrong. Black holes are bald. Back in 2017, a gravitational wave rang across Earth like the clear tone of a bell. It stretched and squished every person, ant and scientific instrument on the planet as it passed through our region of space. Now, researchers have gone back and stud...
16:26, 09/19/2019

On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez 10 years ago today Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez. Here's how Boxing News saw it The post On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez appeared first on Boxing News....
16:26, 09/19/2019

Benefit concert to feature “Supergirl” co-stars, newlyweds “Supergirl” co-stars and real-life newlyweds Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood will join fellow performers Jane Lynch, Wayne Brady and Laurie Metcalf for a concert being livestreamed Saturday to benefit low-income migrants....
16:26, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau: details emerge of third blackface incident Undated video clip shows Trudeau in blackface, waving, with his arms and legs also appearing to be paintedA third incident in which Justin Trudeau wore blackface has been reported, in yet another damaging blow to the Canadian prime minister’s image, ...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Rambo: Last Blood review – Stallone storms Mexico in a laughable Trumpian fantasy The grizzled warrior dusts off his crossbow to take revenge on sex traffickers in a creaking, cringeworthy fifth instalment This massively enlarged prostate of a film can only make you wince with its badly acted geronto-ultraviolence, its Trumpian fa...
16:26, 09/19/2019

ER at 25: a matter of life, death – and George Clooney In 1994, the doctors and nurses crashed through the doors of County General to save patient after bloody patient – and save the world from all the tedious TV that came before!ER is 25 years old. And this means you should all drop whatever you’re doin...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Fastest-growing UK terrorist threat is from far right, say police Seven of 22 major plots since March 2017 driven by extreme rightwing ideologyPolice have said the fastest-growing threat of terrorist violence in the UK is from the far right, with seven of the 22 plots to cause mass casualties since March 2017 being...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Senate panel headed for clash over several diplomatic and development nominees Concerns about background checks and disclosure forms, as well as long-simmering disputes about the candidates’ political positions, are expected to inspire fireworks at the Thursday hearing....
16:53, 09/19/2019

New Titans Set Pictures Reveal Our First Glimpse of Nightwing Another familiar face is back in action for Arrow’s last season. Jessica Lange is pretty much done with American Horror Story at this point. The CW has set its sights on The Archive for its next YA adaptation. Plus, what’s to come on The Purge and Na...
16:53, 09/19/2019

The Impossible Burger Will Be Officially Available at Grocery Stores Starting Tomorrow Getting Impossible Foods’ plant-based burger alternative from the lab and onto consumers’ grills has been a long, drawn out process. But the company has announced that starting tomorrow, the new Impossible Burger will finally be available to purchase...
16:53, 09/19/2019

Gwen Stefani and John Legend Call The Voice's PCAs Nomination "Magical" Gwen Stefani and John Legend have so many reasons to celebrate! One of those reasons is that their series, The Voice, is up for The Competition Show of 2019 at this year's E!......
17:13, 09/19/2019

Return to Rhythm Nation: 13 Times Janet Jackson Has Made History When Janet Jackson released her fourth studio album 30 years ago, the music world did not know what hit them. With Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814--or, simply, Rhythm Nation, if ya......
17:13, 09/19/2019

Supp AI uses machine learning to identify supplement interactions Supp AI, a tool developed by the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, taps machine learning to identify interactions among supplements and drugs.Read More...
17:13, 09/19/2019

Total War Saga: Troy will debut in 2020 Sega Europe confirmed leaked news that Total War Saga: Troy is Creative Assembly‘s next Total War game coming in 2020. After the debut of Total War: Three Kingdoms, the team is due to launch a smaller Total War game, as the Saga series has come...
17:13, 09/19/2019

Miami Dolphins' Raekwon McMillan says ref told him to 'Stay off Tom' Brady during Patriots game A Miami Dolphins linebacker said Wednesday a referee told him to be careful with his hits on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during their matchup over the weekend....
17:13, 09/19/2019

Eli Manning's 'simple' advice to Daniel Jones as he takes reins as New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was asked Wednesday if he had any advice for rookie Daniel Jones who will be making his first start as New York Giants quarterback Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers....
17:13, 09/19/2019

Crash causes delays on I-19 near San Xavier Rd TUCSON – A crash is causing traffic delays Thursday morning on Interstate 19 near San Xavier Road. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, the left lane has reopened. Details are limited at this time. The left lane has reopened. Backu...
17:13, 09/19/2019

Tucson Premium Outlets to hold job fair Thursday TUCSON – Holiday season is approaching and retailers will start hiring additional help. Tucson Premium Outlets will hold a job fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday at 6401 W. Marana Center Blvd. Attendees are asked to dress in professional attire a...
17:13, 09/19/2019

Troy Aikman says NFL officiating issues are ‘maddening’ and ‘nauseating’ "At a time when the league and sport is trying to do all that it can to get the calls right, there’s more controversy than there’s ever been before," the Hall of Famer said....
17:13, 09/19/2019

Get an extra £50 off the Galaxy Tab S6 with Currys tablet trade-in deal Samsung has released the Galaxy Tab S6 and many tech critics are already calling it the best Android tablet ever. We think it’s the top alternative to an iPad Pro. It's more affordable too. The latest Currys deal makes the Samsung Ga...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Dyson vacuum sale: the Dyson V8 Absolute gets a $120 price cut If you're in the market for a new vacuum cleaner, then you've come to the right place. Dyson, a brand known for top-of-the-line vacuums, has slashed the price on some of their most popular models. The Dyson Vacuum sale includes the best-sel...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Huawei Watch GT 2 unveiled, with improved design and health tracking Huawei has unveiled its new wearable, the Huawei Watch GT 2, a smartwatch with across-the-board improvements over the original Huawei Watch GT.The announcement came during Huawei's launch event for the Mate 30 smartphones, where it showed off it...
17:39, 09/19/2019

UN and Red Cross chiefs appeal for end to use of explosive weapons in cities With some 50 million people in urban areas suffering from the impact of armed conflict, war in cities “cannot be back page news”, the UN Secretary-General and the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Wednesday....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Trump’s National Security Aides to Meet on Possible Iran Options President Trump has threatened to order “the ultimate option” of a strike on Iran in retaliation for attacks on Saudi Arabian oil fields, but has also made clear his opposition to getting the United States into another war....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Russia proposes extending gas contract with Ukraine on temporary basis - Novak Russia proposed extending its current gas transit contract with Ukraine on a temporary basis at three-way talks with Ukraine and the European Union in Brussels on Thursday, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Toys R Us partners with Candytopia to woo shoppers back with new experiences The Candytopia and Toys R Us partnership will open in late October in Chicago and Atlanta. The exhibits will stay open through the 2019 holidays, before moving on to different locations....
18:13, 09/19/2019

Scientists reconstruct skeleton of elusive, pre-historic human Researchers in Israel say they have reconstructed the skeleton of a pre-historic human from a long-extinct and elusive species using DNA found in the pinky bone of a 13-year-old girl who died 70,000 years ago....
18:13, 09/19/2019

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faces a tough re-election campaign Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after a 2001 brownface photo from a school yearbook surfaced taken when he was a 29-year-old teacher        ...
18:13, 09/19/2019

As Trump weighs options, Iranian official warns of 'all-out war' if US or Saudi Arabia attacks Javad Zarif's remarks come as the Trump administration weighs options to respond to drone and missile strikes on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure.        ...
18:13, 09/19/2019

Giants end Pat Shurmur’s WFAN spot with Mike Francesa as feud reaches breaking point Pat Shurmur hung up on Mike Francesa. The Giants ended Shurmur’s 15-minute weekly spot with the outspoken WFAN host, just days after Francesa ripped him and the team following an 0-2 start, the coach confirmed. “I think that was an organi...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Landon Collins, Josh Norman blast Giants’ Dave Gettleman over ugly exits Dave Gettleman’s no gentleman. Gettleman has been criticized, most notably by Mike Francesa, for staying silent publicly during the benching of Eli Manning. At least two former players know what it’s like to be ignored by Gettleman. Ex-Gi...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Steph Curry has a touch of shade for Kevin Durant’s Warriors frustration Circle those Warriors-Nets games on your calendar in 2021. Kevin Durant caused a bit of a stir recently when he questioned Steve Kerr’s motion offense in a recent interview with WSJ Magazine. It did not go unnoticed by his former Golden State t...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Despite progress in childbirth safety, one woman or baby dies every 11 seconds Childbirth survival rates are now a “staggering success” compared with the year 2000, but one pregnant woman - or her child - still dies every 11 seconds from largely preventable causes, UN health experts said on Thursday....
18:14, 09/19/2019

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

Las Vegas soccer match's pregame festivities send residents into panic amid 'Storm Area 51' frenzy Soccer fans attending the Leagues Cup final between Cruz Azul and Tigres UANL were treated to a show in the sky in Las Vegas before the match, but residents outside the stadium were left on edge instead....
18:39, 09/19/2019

Cops question boyfriend of NJ mom in disappearance of 5-year-old Dulce Alavez Authorities grilled the boyfriend of a New Jersey mom whose 5-year-old daughter was apparently abducted in connection with her disappearance — after learning he’s an undocumented Mexican citizen, according to a report. Noema Alavez, 19, s...
18:39, 09/19/2019

'Doogie Howser, M.D.' at 30: Neil Patrick Harris looks back 'with fondness' Neil Patrick Harris shares fond memories of "Doogie Howser, M.D.," on the 30th anniversary of the show about a teenage doctor.        ...
18:40, 09/19/2019

Mike Johnson breaks silence on not becoming the first black 'Bachelor,' date with Demi Lovato "Bachelorette" alum Mike Johnson opened up about Rachel Lindsay wanting him to be the first black "Bachelor" star, plus his date with Demi Lovato.        ...
18:40, 09/19/2019

Elway calls out OT Bolles for holding penalties His Broncos teammates and even his boss have had it with grabby left tackle Garett Bolles, who suggested officials are unfairly targeting him for holding infractions....
18:40, 09/19/2019

Amazon orders 100,000 electric vans from start-up Rivian Amazon Rivian van Fledging electric firm gets major boost with huge order from internet giant Internet shopping giant Amazon has given a further boost to EV start-up Rivian by placing an order with the company for 100,000 electric delivery vehicle...
19:13, 09/19/2019

Hurricane Jerry forms in the Atlantic: U.S. NHC Hurricane Jerry has formed in the Atlantic and is expected to strengthen during the next day before some weakening begins this weekend, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Thursday....
19:13, 09/19/2019

| Abbott shows Proteas have shed a costly ‘generation’ Kyle Abbott’s superlative county bowling feat served as a disconcerting reminder of the flight of high-calibre cricketers from SA soil, says Rob Houwing....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Marine sneaks up on mom at breakfast When Theresa Nye Davis' coworker stopped talking to her, she thought something was wrong. Turns out her coworker had a huge secret to keep and it involved her son, USMC Corporal Sean Davis.        ...
19:39, 09/19/2019

Senate eyes e-cigarette crackdown The White House has its knives out for the e-cigarette industry — and so does Capitol Hill.Sens. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) have penned a bill that largely tracks with President Donald Trump’s crackdown on vaping, according to a...
19:39, 09/19/2019

Volkswagen Golf gains three plush run-out editions News 19 Sep, 2019 VW has launched Match Edition, GT Edition and R-Line Edition versions of the current Golf, ahead of the Mk8 model’s arrival next year...
19:39, 09/19/2019

Watch Ariana Grande Cut Her Iconic Ponytail in New "Thank U, Next" Video And you thought the "thank u, next" music video couldn't get any better... On Thursday morning, Ariana Grande celebrated the launch of her latest fragrance with a brand-new......
19:39, 09/19/2019

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Travel to Rome for Friend Misha Nonoo's Wedding Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are taking a short weekend trip for a very special occasion just days before their first Royal tour with their son. The two recently jetted off to Rome to......
19:39, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg to receive key to city after Montreal climate march Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante welcomed the teen activist, a prominent voice in the fight against climate change, to receive the honour after a climate march on Sept. 27....
19:39, 09/19/2019

NJ Transit accident: Father, son seriously injured after train hits car A father and son were seriously injured Thursday morning when an NJ Transit train crashed into their car, according to officials and witnesses. The black Honda crashed through the warning gate near the New Bridge Landing station in River Edge, New Je...
19:39, 09/19/2019

Video shows Delta pilot moments before arrest for trying to fly while drunk Newly released surveillance footage shows an allegedly boozed-up Delta pilot walking away from TSA screeners after telling them he was not ready to be checked, according to a new report. Gabriel Lyle Schroeder, 37, of Rosemount, Minnesota, was cuffed...
19:39, 09/19/2019

US, Chinese negotiators face off in Washington to talk trade war US and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world’s two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and protracted...
19:39, 09/19/2019

‘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

FDA opens criminal probe of vaping deaths as health officials search for cause The FDA's Office of Criminal Investigations opened a probe "shortly after" people started falling ill, Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products, told reporters on a call Thursday....
20:00, 09/19/2019

Will electric cars be able to save Volkswagen from its diesel emissions scandal? Reeling from the worst scandal in its long history, Volkswagen is making a bold, multi-billion dollar bet on electric vehicles. The move looks both like a bid to redeem itself and a bet on securing a place at the top of the future automotive world....
20:00, 09/19/2019

Laws are needed when technological change ends up squeezing workers California’s Assembly Bill 5 will let gig workers have benefits, unions and legal protection. It was needed to prevent a return to Dickensian working conditions, argues Annalee Newitz...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Haute Girl Autumn? A Few of Our Faves Sizzle on This Season’s Covers C’mon, melanin! The crush of New York Fashion Week coincided with the latest batch of black girl magical covers headed to newsstands as fall arrives this weekend, so we’re just catching up on the hauteness of October’s covers, several of which star s...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Belgian F-16 crew ejects, one dangles on power line until saved A Belgian F-16 pilot left dangling by parachute from power lines and his crewmate have survived a crash in western France. They had ejected when their jet’s wing clipped a rural house. No one ended up hurt....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Serbia's gig jobs gagging for a rejig Post-communist countries in Eastern Europe are part of global supply chains and the gig economy may offer a way to keep the best from leaving. But regulations are slowing efforts to slow the brain-drain. ...
20:26, 09/19/2019

Pro-life event in Minnesota disrupted by bomb threat, suspect arrested A pro-life event at a Minnesota community college was evacuated by a bomb threat midway through the speaker's remarks Wednesday night, according to police....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Dimitar Berbatov retires: Former Man Utd and Tottenham star hangs up his boots Dimitar Berbatov has confirmed his retirement from professional football, with the former Manchester United and Tottenham striker drawing the curtain down on a a 20-year career....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Trump adviser says tariffs could go to 50% or 100% if China doesn't agree to deal Michael Pillsbury, an outsider adviser to the White House on China policy, said that President Trump would likely escalate the trade war if no deal is reached, including by dramatically raising existing tariffs....
20:26, 09/19/2019

The Area 51 event this weekend shows that marketers can make a killing on the absurd The supposed raid of Area 51 is finally nearing after months of build up. While those who attend on Friday, September 20 may not get the answers they seek, the brands that have capitalized on this internet phenomenon are getting tons of exposure by m...
20:52, 09/19/2019

How to Tell Someone to Get Off Their Phone Smartphone addiction is real. According to a log of my screen time, in the last seven days, I spent three hours and 15 minutes a day on my iPhone (and over 22 hours in total last week—almost an entire day). And I’m not alone. Our social media produce...
20:52, 09/19/2019

How to File a Claim for The Yahoo Breach Settlement With all the big corporate data breaches that have been discovered over the past few years, you might have forgotten about the one at Yahoo that exposed 500 million account passwords in 2016....
20:52, 09/19/2019

Someone Can Be Breathing and Still Need CPR I’ve taken a few CPR classes, and I admit I walked away with the mistaken impression that a person who needs CPR will be unresponsive and not breathing at all. But a common symptom of cardiac arrest is agonal breathing, which can look like the person...
20:52, 09/19/2019

The Fastest Way to Warm a Chilly Dinner Plate Serving hot food on a cold plate can be a little sad, particularly if that food is prone to cooling off quickly (looking at you, eggs). A lot of fancy restaurants have fancy plate warmers to help elevate your eating experience, but it’s unlikely you ...
20:52, 09/19/2019

How to Co-Parent With a Difficult Ex So, you had kids with an asshole. You probably didn’t mean to. Maybe they were much less of an asshole before the kids came along—or maybe their dickish tendencies were just easier to deal with when you weren’t also trying to keep small humans alive....
20:52, 09/19/2019

The Terrible Money Advice You Should Ignore Even though many of us were taught as kids that it’s not polite to talk about money, the world is overflowing with people who want to tell you exactly what you should do with yours. From the gurus who seem to think the coffee is the root of all money...
20:52, 09/19/2019

How to Reveal Your Saved Wifi Passwords in Windows or macOS Riddle me this: You’re out somewhere and you need to hop on a wifi network with a new device. You realize you have the wifi password saved on your laptop, but not on whatever device you’re looking to connect. And you’re either too lazy to ask for the...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Tips For Playing The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Link’s Awakening is not a challenging game, but it can be a little abstruse. Originally released for the Game Boy in 1993 and overhauled for Switch in a delightful remake that’s out this week, the fourth Zelda is full of secrets, mysteries, and weird...
20:52, 09/19/2019

I Have Had It With Games That Always Send Me On Detours I don’t trust waypoints anymore. You know, those little icons on video game maps that show you where your goal is? They’re filthy liars, and I wouldn’t trust them with my coffee money....
20:52, 09/19/2019

Tesla, state regulators sued by New Jersey dealer association The New Jersey Coalition of Automotive Retailers says the state is not addressing violations of franchise, dealer licensing and consumer protection laws by Tesla....
20:52, 09/19/2019

Peter Beardsley barred from football for seven months over racist language • Coach guilty on three charges of racist and abusive language• Former Newcastle and England player denied all charges The former England striker Peter Beardsley has been banned from football for 32 weeks after being found guilty of three charges of ...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Lewis Hamilton ‘down for some hard racing’ in Singapore after Leclerc clash • Briton says he will adapt his driving after incident in Italy• Verstappen believes drivers ‘should be able to defend yourself’Lewis Hamilton reiterated his intent to give no quarter when he returns to the track for the Singapore Grand Prix this wee...
20:52, 09/19/2019

U.S. Senate panel embraces $250 million in election security grants A U.S. Senate panel on Thursday approved $250 million in additional federal grants to states and local jurisdictions to improve the security of their voting systems in the run-up to 2020 elections and following Russia's meddling in the 2016 president...
21:26, 09/19/2019

Amish men escape after being pulled over for drinking and driving in horse and buggy Picture this: Two Amish men drinking alcoholic beverages while operating a horse and buggy carrying a 12-pack of Michelob Ultra and outfitted with a giant stereo system....
21:26, 09/19/2019

Alberta to return C$1.3 million worth of pot products to CannTrust CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday that Alberta government has decided to return C$1.3 million worth of sold pot products, days after the Canadian health regulator cancelled the company's licence to produce and sell cannabis....
21:26, 09/19/2019

British baby's death not due to SMA gene therapy: Novartis A British baby's death this year after getting Novartis's gene therapy Zolgensma was not caused by a toxic drug reaction, the Swiss drugmaker said, allaying concerns over the $2.1 million-per-patient treatment's risks....
21:26, 09/19/2019

Berbatov announces retirement from football "Former Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur striker Dimitar Berbatov announced his retirement from football on Thursday, 18 months after leaving India\u0027s Kerala Blasters, bringing an end to a glittering 20-year career."...
21:26, 09/19/2019

'I want Ronnie' - Reanne Evans eyes O'Sullivan showdown at Champion of Champions "Reanne Evans wants to chance to put women\u0027s snooker on the map by playing Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan on live TV at the Champion of Champions event in Coventry."...
21:26, 09/19/2019

20 Under $20: Minimal Effort, Maximum Pleasure On those nights when you just need to flop, find a wine that’s alive, interesting, easy to enjoy and moderately priced. It is the reward you deserve....
22:13, 09/19/2019

A huge list of Samsung Galaxy phones set to be updated to Android 10 just leaked A leak earlier this week claimed that Samsung will soon release Android 10 betas for its 2019 flagships, including the Galaxy S10 series and the Note 10 series. That’s hardly surprising, considering that Samsung usually updates its latest flags...
22:13, 09/19/2019

Feeling blue: US woman treated by doctors after blood turned navy Woman, 25, diagnosed with methemoglobinemiaDoctors say numbing agent for toothache to blameIt turns out that “feeling blue” is not a figure of speech after all.A 25-year-old woman has given new meaning to the expression after she turned up at a Rhode...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Airbnb announces it will go public next year after WeWork delays IPO Rental service, which has about 150 million users in more than 65,000 cities, was last valued at $31bn in September 2017Airbnb, the home-sharing rental business, is to go public “during 2020”, the company said in a brief statement on Thursday.The ser...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Ady Barkan Won’t Let Dying Stop His Activism Democratic presidential candidates are flocking to California to meet Mr. Barkan, who is dying of A.L.S. But the sicker he gets, the more famous he becomes....
22:39, 09/19/2019

Mickey Rourke and Robert De Niro are in a vicious feud that we just heard about for the first time Everyone loves a good celebrity feud, whether it’s Joan Crawford vs. Bette Davis, Lindsey Buckingham vs. Stevie Nicks, or Ballistic: Ecks Vs. Sever, but apparently celebrities are so prone to feuding that every once in a while they engage in a longti...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Oh shit, Beyoncé finally got a wax figure that actually looks like her What an auspicious day for Beyoncé fans and celebrity wax image enthusiasts alike. The wait was long, difficult, and sometimes downright infuriating. But here we are, witnessing history as Madame Tussauds London welcomes their latest edition, Beyoncé...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Roku updates $29 Express and $99 Ultra players, adds new discovery tools to OS The new Roku Express with its remote. [credit: Roku ] Ahead of the holiday season, Roku made some minor updates to its media-streamer lineu...
23:13, 09/19/2019

How Dr. Benjamin Spock Changed American Parenting The book ignited a revolution, breaking free from conventional wisdom that said children required schedules, discipline and little affection. Instead, The Common Sense Book of Baby and Childcare, written by Dr. Benjamin Spock and published in 1946, e...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Pompeo announces US to rescind $160 million in aid to Afghanistan, cites government corruption Washington is rescinding $160 million directed to Afghanistan, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced Thursday, citing unacceptable levels of corruption in the Afghan government....
23:13, 09/19/2019

Kavanaugh impeachment calls mark latest strike on ‘judicial independence,’ Republicans say Conservatives once more have rallied around Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh as he faces a new round of disputed sexual misconduct allegations. But GOP lawmakers claim the calls from Democratic presidential candidates for his impeachment speak t...
23:13, 09/19/2019

Pete Buttigieg proposes public option, says it could 'naturally' lead to 'Medicare-for-all' Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg unveiled a "Medicare for all who want it" plan that would offer a government-backed option for consumers alongside price controls geared toward protecting people who maintain their private plans....
23:13, 09/19/2019

‘3 Musketeers’ or ‘3 Stooges’? Republicans Running Against Trump May Fall in Between The three candidates, coupled with a softening economy and the president’s falling poll numbers against almost any Democrat, may offer reluctant Trump voters a way out....
23:13, 09/19/2019

Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Inger Andersen. ...
23:39, 09/19/2019

More deaths expected from vaping lung illnesses, CDC says NBC — More deaths are expected from vaping-related lung illnesses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Seven patients have died so far from the illnesses: two in California, and one each in Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, M...
23:39, 09/19/2019

Pizza hero comes to aid of accident victim (WBBH) Now for your daily slice of heroism! A Florida woman is recovering today after getting rear-ended. It wasn’t police or firefighters who were first on scene to help her. It was a pizza shop owner whose now hailed a hero. It all happened a...
23:39, 09/19/2019

Islamic Center of Tucson to hold community-building event TUCSON – In light of the recent incidents involving the Islamic Center of Tucson (ICT) and a nearby apartment, the center is hosting a community-building event called SALAM Tucson on Thursday. The event is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. at 901 E. First S...
23:39, 09/19/2019

The Portugese road-trip perfect for seeing off the summer months From the beachside bars of Comporta to ceramic hunting in Lisbon's Alfama district, consider an end-of-summer Portuguese road trip, says Dipal Acharya...
23:39, 09/19/2019

| Change of caddie working for Wallace at Wentworth England's Matt Wallace believes his decision to change caddie is already paying dividends after shooting to the top of the leaderboard at the PGA Championship....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Shares edge up after Fed rate cut, oil prices gain A gauge of global equity performance edged higher on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates, but crude oil prices climbed higher on concerns last weekend's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities pose supply risks....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Soulful singer Kodi Lee takes home Season 14 'America's Got Talent' crown Kodi Lee captivated the "America's Got Talent" judges and America with his golden buzzer-earning audition. Now, he's the winner of "AGT."        ...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer heaps praise on Mason Greenwood as teenager scores first senior goal Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer heaped praise on Mason Greenwood after the teenager's first senior goal ensured his side got their Europa League campaign off to a winning start....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Stronger Euro: Another "Brexit Surprise"? While the news in Europe is dominated by Brexit developments, the euro has been quietly getting stronger. First, against the U.S. dollar. Soon, against the British pound. Discover why in this free video....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Trump Says Gun Legislation Deal Is Moving ‘Very Slowly’ (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Thursday poured cold water on prospects for a bipartisan compromise on gun legislation, even as Attorney General William Barr circulated a draft plan on Capitol Hill to expand background checks for gun s...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Matt Gaetz Has a Nuclear Meltdown Trying to Go After Al Sharpton A House Judiciary Committee hearing today quickly devolved into name-calling and smears as racist dipshit Rep. Matt Gaetz used his time to attack Rev. Al Sharpton, an MSNBC contributor, over charges that he used anti-Semitic and anti-police rhetoric...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Something to Keep in Mind for the Class War: Mike Pence Might Be Terrified of Horses Vice President Mike Pence has done a great many things to degrade the state of this country in his 60 years on earth: He’s spent his career waging a war against women’s reproductive rights and LGBTQ people, he wants to colonize Mars, and his devotion...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Intel True View is a cool technology for immersive sports viewing Intel's sports division is unveiling Intel True View, a new technology for viewing immersive sports where the audience can feel like they're watching a replay right on the pitch of a soccer game.Read More...
00:26, 09/20/2019

The Chase Sapphire Reserve Is Our Readers' Favorite Travel Rewards Card While most of our recent credit card Co-Ops sparked healthy debates, our travel rewards card poll was thoroughly dominated by the Chase Sapphire Reserve....
00:26, 09/20/2019

Avoid ATM Fees By Getting Cash Back at the Store Avoiding banking fees is one of the pillars of financial fitness, but can be tricky to achieve when it comes to unplanned moments when you need cash. Why should you pay to access your own money at an ATM just because the machine is run by a different...
00:26, 09/20/2019

The Best Podcast Apps for Your iPhone and iPad (2019) Almost everyone loves listening to podcasts, but finding a decent podcast app to manage your subscriptions can be tricky. Podcasts continue to grow in popularity and, as a result, there are more podcast managers on the App Store than ever before. But...
00:26, 09/20/2019

There Are Carcinogens in Tap Water, But Don't Freak Out Too Much A new study found that tap water contaminants may cause 100,000 cases of cancer in the US every year. While the numbers may be right (it’s hard to be sure), that doesn’t mean you should worry too much about your tap water....
00:26, 09/20/2019

House passes bill to avoid a government shutdown for two months, sends it to Senate The measure to keep the government running through Nov. 21 now heads to the Senate, where McConnell has signaled he will back a temporary spending plan....
00:26, 09/20/2019

‘Terminator: Resistance’ will pit you against Skynet this December Terminator: Resistance, a single first-person shooter based on the film franchise, is set to be released later this year. Publisher Reef Entertainment and developer Teyon unveiled a trailer today for game, which will be launching on PS4, Xbox One and...
00:52, 09/20/2019

Apple reschedules iOS 13.1 and iPadOS releases for September 24th Apple has barely released iOS 13, but you might be getting another significant revision mere days later. The company has told Engadget it's moving the releases of iPadOS and iOS 13.1 to September 24th, or nearly a week before the originally sch...
00:52, 09/20/2019

Microsoft employees protest climate change 'complicity' in open letter Employees at Microsoft have published a new letter that calls on the company to stop working with oil companies. "Microsoft makes millions of dollars in profits by helping fossil fuel companies extract more oil," states the letter, referencing a part...
00:52, 09/20/2019

Alphabet’s Wing drones will soon deliver FedEx and Walgreens packages This fall, Alphabet's drone delivery arm Wing will begin delivering goods for FedEx Express, Walgreens and a small retailer. The pilot program will be based in Christiansburg, Virginia, and it's meant to prove that Wing's drones are re...
00:52, 09/20/2019

Huawei says Watch GT 2 has two weeks of battery life The Mate 30 Pro isn't the only new device Huawei showed off today. The company also revealed the Huawei Watch GT 2, its newest LiteOS wearable. When it launches in Europe later this year, Huawei will offer the Watch GT 2 in two sizes: 46mm and 4...
00:52, 09/20/2019

A sneak peek inside Apple’s revamped Fifth Avenue store After a two-and-a-half-year renovation, Apple’s most profitable shop is slated to re-open on Friday at 8 a.m., just in time for the launch of the new iPhone 11 and iPhone Pro....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Wildfire victims in PG&E bankruptcy to present $24 bln reorganization plan The committee for wildfire victims in the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp said in a court filing on Thursday it is prepared to present a $24 billion reorganization plan for the power provider....
00:52, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 2-Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has met with some of his company's toughest critics, facing aggressive questions over the social network's failures to protect consumer privacy and a call on Thursday to sell WhatsApp and Instagram....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Copper miner First Quantum Minerals draws takeover interest - Bloomberg Canadian copper miner First Quantum Minerals Ltd is drawing preliminary takeover interest from global miners after losing half its value over the past five years, Bloomberg reported on Thursday....
00:52, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-House Democrats ask if Trump interfered in DOJ automaker antitrust probe Two U.S. Democratic lawmakers on Thursday asked the White House to turn over documents that would show if President Donald Trump interfered or directed a Justice Department antitrust probe of four automakers that struck voluntary agreements with Cali...
00:52, 09/20/2019

See what's it's like to go scorpion hunting in Arizona Scorpions have roamed the earth for 450 million years. An interesting way to learn about the critters is to go on scorpion hunts in Southwest states.       ...
00:52, 09/20/2019

"Government Afraid Onions Might Be Hurled At PM's Convoy": Sharad Pawar Instead of saying how many new factories have come up, Prime Minister Narendra Modi should state how many factories have closed down due to the slowdown, NCP chief Sharad Pawar said on Thursday....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Perception of musical pitch varies across cultures People who are accustomed to listening to Western music, which is based on a system of notes organized in octaves, can usually perceive the similarity between notes that are same but played in different registers — say, high C and middle C. However, ...
01:13, 09/20/2019

Stop Celebrating Bruce Bochy's 2,000th Victory Bruce Bochy nailed down his iconic 2,044th victory as a major-league manager Wednesday in Boston, because let’s face it, nothing says greatness quite like a large round number. And if 2,044 isn’t round enough for you, then your entire life has been a...
01:13, 09/20/2019

How Two Kentucky Farmers Became Kings Of Croquet, The Sport That Never Wanted Them On a sunny September Sunday in 1982, Mark Burchfield, a 20-year-old tobacco farmer from rural Kentucky, stood in Manhattan’s Central Park, getting ready to take the most important croquet shot of his life....
01:13, 09/20/2019

Brownface, Blackface and About-Face. Is Trudeau Who He Says He Is? Many Canadians saw Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s record in office as evidence in his favor, if not enough to exonerate him for recent photos and video showing him wearing dark makeup....
01:13, 09/20/2019

Why are people striking? The climate crisis explained in 10 charts From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutionsThe level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is now at its highest for about 4 million years. The rate of the rise is even more striking – the fas...
01:13, 09/20/2019

Aviation's flight towards low emissions only fuels the crisis As aviation hurtles towards electric planes, a zero-emission plane looks far offAs a report claims that airlines are struggling to control their contribution to the climate crisis, the question grows more urgent for aviation: does it have a greener f...
01:13, 09/20/2019

Mexico still has much rebuilding to do from 2017 quake Mexico is marking the Sept. 19 anniversaries of 2017 earthquakes that killed more than 500 people and a devastating 1985 temblor that left at least 9,500 dead...
01:39, 09/20/2019

Washington Monument reopens with first lady Melania Trump cutting ribbon The Washington Monument reopened after a three-year closure for repairs on the aging obelisk. FLOTUS Melania Trump was there to help cut the ribbon.        ...
01:39, 09/20/2019

Australian FMX Athlete Jackson Strong Performs High Octane Stunts In Udaipur Jackson Strong, a six-time X-Games gold medalist, is in Udaipur to shoot a TVC for Monster Energy and showcased some incredible stunts to the crowds in the city....
01:39, 09/20/2019

US Fines Hyundai $47 Million Over Dirty Diesel Engines South Korean automaker Hyundai will pay a $47 million fine for illegally importing and selling dirty diesel engines in violation of American environmental rules, US authorities announced Thursday....
01:39, 09/20/2019

Nancy Pelosi unveils 95% tax proposal on prescription medicines Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday released a much-anticipated plan detailing House Democrats’ ideas to change the way people get prescription drugs. At the heart of the plan is a retroactive, 95% tax on up to 250 of the most common medicines. The only...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Media companies pull e-cigarette ads from airwaves Major media companies are removing advertisements for e-cigarette companies from their airwaves as concerns over mysterious lung illnesses that appear to be tied to vaping continue to mount....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Storm disrupts U.S. Gulf Coast energy operations from refineries to terminals Energy infrastructure on the U.S. Gulf Coast was hit hard by Tropical Storm Imelda on Thursday, as flooding forced a major refinery to cut production and a key oil pipeline, terminals and a ship channel in Texas were shut, according to sources famili...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Millions of young people, led by Sweden's Thunberg, to strike for climate action With world leaders about to gather in New York for a UN Climate Action Summit next week, millions of young people from Australia to Iceland will take off from school or work on Friday to demand urgent measures to stop environmental catastrophe....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Where twins are worshiped -- and murdered About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population....
02:00, 09/20/2019

American Airlines passenger pops blister, splatters passengers with blood A woman’s foot blister popped during a flight to Miami, in a disturbing medical mishap that reportedly splashed blood onto two people, a book, the plane cabin’s walls....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Feds propose major habitat protections for killer whales US protections for the waters that a group of endangered orcas call home could soon expand beyond the Seattle area to encompass much of the West Coast, from the Canadian border to central California....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Poison control centers see surge in calls about kids eating marijuana-infused treats Calls to poison control centers about small children getting a hold of marijuana-infused sweets like chocolates, gummies, and brownies have increased sharply in states where recreational use of the drug has been legalized....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Thomas Cook plots emergency fire-sale to avert collapse Thomas Cook Group is scrambling to stitch together a last-ditch fire-sale in a bid to stave off collapse and avert the biggest-ever peacetime repatriation of British citizens....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Daily on Energy: Automakers caught in tug-of-war between Trump and California Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Caiman spotted swimming in Michigan school's pond Students and community members are being warned to keep a safe distance from a Michigan school pond, where an "alligator-type reptile" -- a caiman -- was spotted swimming....
02:26, 09/20/2019

Von der Leyen facing revolt over commissioner's 'Protecting European Way of Life' title Center-left European parliamentarians have warned incoming European Commission head Ursula von der Leyen they will block her team line-up if she keeps the contentious title for its next top migration official....
02:26, 09/20/2019

‘New Amsterdam’ Season 2 opener deals with tragedy’s aftermath Tuesday’s season premiere of “New Amsterdam” weaves the fatal ambulance crash that ended Season 1 with its emotional and physical toll on the show’s lead characters. “I think the trajectory of this season is about grief and recovery,” says series cre...
03:26, 09/20/2019

James Franco seems in love with himself in ‘Zeroville’ James Franco’s new movie “Zeroville” is set in the era following “Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood” — it begins with a reference to the Manson murders — but was shot long before Tarantino’s latest. In 2014, to b...
03:26, 09/20/2019

Billie Lourd Joins Will & Grace As Debbie Reynolds' Granddaughter Will & Grace has added another guest star to its roster for the final season, and this one is extra special. Billie Lourd will be playing Fiona Adler, the granddaughter of Bobbi......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Love Island Host Arielle Vandenberg and Vine Star Matt Cutshall Are Engaged It's official: Arielle Vandenberg and Matt Cutshall are engaged! After dating for what seems like forever, the former Vine star popped the question to the Love Island host.......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Mayim Bialik To Open a Cat Café in New Show, Produced With Big Bang Theory Costar Jim Parsons Mayim Bialik has found her first post-Big Bang Theory TV gig. The actress formerly known as Amy Farrah-Fowler is teaming up with Jim Parsons, the man formerly known as Amy's husband,......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Kourtney Kardashian Gives a Tour of Her Kids' Fun and Fabulous Playhouse The playhouse Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick designed for their kids might be your new dream home. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star gave a tour of the playful pad for a new......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Sesh, Caulrophobia Among New Words Added To Merriam-Webster If you are an ardent user of terms like ''sesh'', ''vacay'', or even ''tallboy'', you are now free to express yourself even better as these words, along with others, have made it to the......
03:52, 09/20/2019

How One Woman Made Almost $700 From A Flight Delay When you're flying into, out of or within the European Union, getting compensation for a flight delay is that easy - thanks to E.U. 261. Unfortunately, the E.U. is the only place in the world where......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Reports: Mark Dantonio Ignored Warnings From Three Staffers When Recruiting Player Later Sent To Prison Former Michigan State staffer Curtis Blackwell said under oath that three football team staffers warned head coach Mark Dantonio about serious potential issues with four-star recruit Auston Robertson before the program signed him in 2016, according t...
03:52, 09/20/2019

Anthony Rizzo Walks Up To Undertaker Theme, Smashes Home Run In Surprise Return To Cubs Lineup Anthony Rizzo was thought to be done for the regular season after he rolled his ankle on a divot while trying to field a bunt on Sunday against the Pirates. Shortly after the game, the Cubs announced hat the would have to wear a walking boot for the ...
03:52, 09/20/2019

The New York Restaurant That Feels Like an Italian Farmhouse For 25 years, Il Buco has served perfect pasta and Umbrian charm to the loyal customers who have returned again and again to its small cobblestoned block....
04:26, 09/20/2019

Romney, Merkley introduce bill that would tax vaping industry and ban flavored e-cigarettes The bill would ban e-cigarette flavors other than tobacco and apply existing cigarette taxes to e-cigarettes, among other measures aimed at curbing teen vaping....
04:26, 09/20/2019

Dolphins claim former Cowboys first-round pick Taco Charlton three days before matchup vs. Dallas Taco Charlton's first game with his new team will be against his old one as the Miami Dolphins face the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.       ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Report: Pirates' Felipe Vázquez could be deported if convicted of sex crimes Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez could be deported to his native Venezuela if convicted of sex crimes, ICE officials tell the Wall Street Journal.       ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

USA TODAY Sports' Week 3 NFL picks: Do Chiefs or Ravens win battle of 2-0 teams? The Ravens and Chiefs are among the league's nine teams to win their first two games of 2019, but the only ones that will meet this weekend.       ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Opinion: Brian Flores’ short-term pain with Miami Dolphins includes long-term ramifications Miami will have seven picks in the first three rounds in April and more extra picks the year after to go with fat salary cap room. Talent is coming.       ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Florida police: No Antonio Brown sexual assault investigation until accuser files formal complaint Police in Hollywood, Florida, say Antonio Brown's accuser will need to file a formal complaint for the Patriots WR to be investigated.       ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

'Worse than Hurricane Harvey': At least 2 dead as Imelda overwhelms Texas with' incredibly dangerous' flooding First responders were overwhelmed by 911 calls for high water rescues as Tropical Depression Imelda drenched Winnie and Beaumont, Texas, with rain.        ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

AP Top Stories September 19 P Here's the latest for Thursday September 19th: Iran warns of "all out war" if attacked by U.S. or Saudi Arabia; Trudeau asks for forgiveness for old brown face images; torrential rain hits Texas; Dachshunds race in Ohio to kick off Oktoberfest.  ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Comment Of The Day: Crash Test Brothers Edition So here’s an anecdote from my father’s youth. When he was in his teens he had an early 1970s Ford Mustang Mach 1. He had been working on the car in between shifts bailing hay out in the family fields. When it came time for dinner, my grandmother told...
04:26, 09/20/2019

The Tesla Model 3 Just Earned An IIHS Top Safety Award Today is a good day for the Tesla Model 3. The car just earned a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, making it the first award Tesla has won from the agency....
04:26, 09/20/2019

Global Growth Is "Under Threat", Says Former IMF Chief Christine Lagarde The former head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, warned Thursday that global growth is "fragile" and "under threat" and policymakers should work to reduce manmade......
05:26, 09/20/2019

Sri Lanka Presidential Front-Runner Will Restore Ties With China: Adviser Sri Lanka's leading presidential candidate, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, would "restore relations" with the country's top lender China if he wins the November 16 vote, his adviser said on Thursday....
05:26, 09/20/2019

30 Pine Nut Farm Workers Killed In US Drone Strike In Afghanistan A US drone strike intended to hit an Islamic State (ISIS) hideout in Afghanistan killed at least 30 civilians resting after a day's labour in the fields, officials said on Thursday....
05:26, 09/20/2019

Asked For Queen Elizabeth's Help In Scottish Vote: Ex-UK PM David Cameron Former British prime minister David Cameron revealed Thursday that he asked Queen Elizabeth II to intervene in the referendum on Scottish independence -- despite her neutral role as head of state....
05:26, 09/20/2019

Wheel of Giants: Prehistoric Rujm el-Hiri Puzzles Archaeologists Sitting in plain sight but unnoticed for centuries, Rujm el-Hiri - an unusual megalith near the Sea of Galilee - has stumped experts. An ancient monument comprised of enormous stone circles dating to the Early Bronze Age remains a mystery to this day...
05:26, 09/20/2019

Age not an obstacle in Serena Williams' pursuit of 24th major, Mouratoglou says ‘Time is working for her,’ Williams’ coach tells Sky SportsAmerican has lost four straight major finals in bid for recordSerena Williams is getting faster and fitter in her hunt for an elusive 24th Grand Slam title and the 37-year-old still has time ...
05:26, 09/20/2019

Where did it all go wrong for David Cameron? As the former PM publishes his memoirs, Patrick Wintour tells Anushka Asthana that Cameron’s pursuit of austerity and decision to call an EU referendum sowed the seeds of his demise. Plus, in opinion, George Monbiot on the global climate strikeDavid ...
05:26, 09/20/2019

Gender gap in science and tech could be down to girls' academic strengths, say researchers New research suggests fewer girls pursue careers in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — because they're better than boys at reading....
05:26, 09/20/2019

NYPD gifts VP a ‘Pence 20’ jersey during visit to One Police Plaza Members of the NYPD’s semi-pro football team gifted Vice President Mike Pence a No. 20 jersey — a reference to the 2020 presidential campaign — when he stopped by One Police Plaza on Thursday, sources said. Pence held up the navy blue football ...
05:52, 09/20/2019

We All Could Pay a Price for the Latest Slap at Huawei An international cybersecurity group has evicted the Chinese telecom company to comply with US sanctions. That could allow malware to spread more easily....
05:52, 09/20/2019

Rivers: Clips knew OKC wanted to break team up Doc Rivers says Kawhi Leonard was provided a list of players including Paul George in their free agency meeting, "which was a mistake. ... We did know that Oklahoma City wanted to break their team up, so that helped."...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Trump holds ‘constructive’ White House meeting with Mark Zuckerberg Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with President Trump at the White House on Thursday after spending the afternoon talking to lawmakers on Capitol Hill, the company said in a statement. Zuckerberg had a “constructive” meeting with Trump af...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Trump to get broad range of military options to respond to Saudi oil attacks: report President Trump will be given a broad range of military options on Friday for responding to the recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, according to a new report. The Pentagon will present Trump with a list of targets for airstrikes inside Ir...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Minnesota student's questionable school lunch post goes viral: 'Sad excuse for a meal' A Minnesota student’s Facebook post has gone viral after she shared an alarming image of a meal one school attempted to pass off as a suitable lunch....
07:14, 09/20/2019

Bernie Sanders Says He’s the First Democratic Presidential Candidate to Reach 1 Million Individual Donors (WASHINGTON) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign says that it has received contributions from more than 1 million individual donors and that it’s the first in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential field to do so. In a statement Thursday, ...
07:39, 09/20/2019

Rapper holds up Boris Johnson's 'severed head' at Mercury Prize Rapper slowthai caused controversy at the Mercury Prize ceremony after holding up an effigy of Boris Johnson's head on stage at the end of his performance....
07:39, 09/20/2019

Trump says he had a 'nice' meeting with Facebook CEO Zuckerberg President Donald Trump said in a tweet that he had a "nice meeting" with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday and he included a picture of him shaking hands with Zuckerberg in the Oval Office....
07:39, 09/20/2019

U.S. Speaker Pelosi unveils drug price plan, Trump welcomes it U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat, proposed legislation on Thursday to let the federal government negotiate lower prices for costly prescription drugs, drawing praise from Republican President Donald Trump, who urged a bipartisan solution....
07:39, 09/20/2019

Trump says he likes a Republican drug bill after Democratic alternative unveiled President Donald Trump said on Thursday he likes a Republican senator's drug pricing bill "very much" after Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled legislation letting the government negotiate lower prices for costly prescription drugs....
07:39, 09/20/2019

BMW should buy Jaguar Land Rover, Bernstein analysts say Jaguar Land Rover could lower operating and other costs substantially under the wing of a cash-rich bigger partner such as BMW, a Bernstein research note said....
07:39, 09/20/2019

Bezos and Zuckerberg Take Their Pitches to Washington The Amazon and Facebook leaders were there for different reasons, but the appearances highlighted their companies’ need to reshape the public debate about their practices....
07:39, 09/20/2019

Private equity can still find 'diamonds in the rough': Apollo exec Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and profit from, especially away from the public markets....
08:26, 09/20/2019

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

Huawei Mate 30 Pro confirmed for Australia – sans Google apps With no end in sight to the US's ongoing Huawei ban, which has forced the Chinese smartphone manufacturer to soldier on without access to Google apps and services, many assumed that buying the company's new Mate 30 flagship would be a strug...
08:26, 09/20/2019

iOS 12.4.1 release date and all iOS 12 features explained The iOS 12.4.1 update is live, and is the last one for some older iPhones and iPads that won't upgrade to iOS 13 or iPadOS, respectively.We've also got a full list of all the iOS 12 features added from its launch last September to today. iO...
08:26, 09/20/2019

Huawei goes all-in on cloud computing Huawei is preparing to enter the cloud computing market in a big way with the unveiling of the world's fastest AI computing chipset center and a pledge to spend $1.5bn as it looks to recruit more software developers.The Chinese tech giant's...
08:26, 09/20/2019

The Latest: Music begins at event Nevada town near Area 51 A lone dancer whirling in a dusty festival grounds in the town of Rachel was one of the first to hear music in events that officials say have drawn perhaps 1,500 people to the Nevada desert...
08:52, 09/20/2019

Brewers dump Padres, gain ground in wild-card race Lorenzo Cain, Ryan Braun and Trent Grisham drove in runs to help the Milwaukee Brewers earn a 5-1 win against the visiting San Diego Padres in the finale of a four-game series on Thursday afternoon....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Mariners sweep Pirates with 6-5 win Austin Nola grounded into an 11th-inning double play that produced a run Thursday to give the visiting Seattle Mariners a 6-5 win and a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Mystics' Delle Donne wins second MVP Washington Mystics forward-guard Elena Delle Donne is the 2019 WNBA Most Valuable Player, making her the first player to win the league's top individual honor with two different teams....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Whistle-Blower Complaint Sets Off a Battle Involving Trump The complaint, from a member of the intelligence community, remained opaque but involved at least one of the president’s communications with a foreign leader....
08:52, 09/20/2019

F.B.I. Agent Testifies That He Sent Questions for C.I.A. Detainees In a pretrial hearing for the accused 9/11 plotters at Guantánamo Bay, the agent acknowledged previously unconfirmed collaboration with the interrogation program....
08:52, 09/20/2019

After global protest, world leaders to present carbon reduction plans at UN summit World leaders are preparing to gather at the UN Climate Action Summit in New York City, where they are expected to discuss plans to drastically reduce carbon emissions over the next 30 years....
09:26, 09/20/2019

The Latest: Estimated 300,000 rally for climate in Australia Organizers estimate more than 300,000 protesters have taken to Australian streets in climate action rallies in the largest demonstrations the country has seen since the Iraq war....
09:27, 09/20/2019

| UK must give written Brexit proposal this month - Finnish PM Britain must deliver a written proposal for a solution to the Brexit impasse this month to avoid a no-deal Brexit, the Finnish prime minister Antti Rinne's office says....
09:27, 09/20/2019

Amazon Great Indian Festival sale 2019: best deals and offers Amazon India is hosting the Great Indian Festival sale 2019 which kicks off from September 29. The sale will showcase new products launches, cashback offers, discount & deals across a wide range of category across the online retail platform.The Great...
09:52, 09/20/2019

Were Neanderthals driven to extinction by a common childhood illness? There have been many theories about one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of anthropology -- what killed off Neanderthals -- but a new study puts a unique twist on the topic....
09:53, 09/20/2019

Asia Pacific stocks inch higher amid US-China trade jitters Stocks in Asia Pacific edged up on Friday as investors digested a series of developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front that dampened hopes of a deal being reached between the two economic powerhouses....
10:26, 09/20/2019

Modern Warfare Makes Night Vision Goggles Mandatory (And Fun) Night vision goggles in first-person shooters often felt like a gimmick, so I was surprised to find myself actually enjoying them in the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta over the weekend. The PlayStation 4 beta featured two maps, “Azhir Cave” and “H...
10:26, 09/20/2019

What's Your Weirdest Video Game Ritual? Do you have any bizarre rituals that you always perform in a video game, no matter what? This week on Kotaku Splitscreen, we discuss that question and much more....
10:26, 09/20/2019

Darrell Issa accuses Menendez of trying to nix his nomination to lead trade agency Former GOP Rep. Darrell Issa on Thursday accused Sen. Robert Menendez of trying to smear him to sink his nomination to be the next director of the U.S. Trade and Development Agency. At a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing, Menendez told Iss...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Gardner Minshew and Jaguars' defense stand tall in win over Tennessee Titans Jaguars back-up quarterback throws two TDs in 20-7 victoryJacksonville end a four-game losing streak to division rivalsMinshew Mania is gaining momentum.Gardner Minshew threw two touchdown passes and should have had a third, Calais Campbell spearhead...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Shane Flanagan vows to restore reputation and coach in NRL again Banned ex-Sharks coach can return in 2020 as an assistant‘I look forward to returning to the coaching ranks’Former Cronulla mentor Shane Flanagan is resolved to returning to the NRL coaching ranks one day despite being blocked from holding a head coa...
10:26, 09/20/2019

'We've come so far': how black quarterbacks defied a racist past to become the NFL's future As the NFL celebrates its centennial season, a rising vanguard of African American quarterbacks is shattering stereotypes at a position once considered off-limits to black playersFrom his seat at M&T Bank Stadium during last weekend’s NFL game betwee...
10:26, 09/20/2019

The Little Law That Made the Internet a Free for All In 1996, when the internet was still unexplored territory for most Americans, the U.S. Congress passed a telecommunications law that included a provision its supporters meant to protect free speech online. More than 20 years later, that provision, kn...
11:13, 09/20/2019

Equinor, SSE win British contract for largest offshore wind project Equinor and Britain's SSE have won a tender to build three wind farms off Britain, which the Norwegian firm said together will form the world's largest such development....
11:14, 09/20/2019

What is the link between anxiety and nausea? Anxiety can cause a range of physical symptoms. Gastrointestinal symptoms, such as nausea, are particularly common. Discover the link between anxiety and nausea here and learn about the various coping methods and treatments for anxiety....
11:14, 09/20/2019

What are the benefits of Epsom salt foot soaks? Epsom salt foot soaks may help improve foot health, though the research is limited. In this article, we look at the benefits, risks, and evidence behind Epsom salt soaks and other types of foot soak....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Todo lo que necesita saber acerca de los fibromas Los fibromas son tumores no cancerosos que crecen en el útero. Pueden afectar al 80% de las mujeres de más de 50 años. Existen cuatro tipos principales cuyos síntomas varían, desde ciclos menstruales abundantes hasta abortos espontáneos. Sin embargo,...
11:14, 09/20/2019

How will Tottenham line up vs Leicester? Heung-min Son in line to start With a little over two days to recover from their draining Uefa Champions League trip to Olympiakos on Wednesday night, Mauricio Pochettino is likely to freshen things up against Leicester....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Florida utility to install 1K electric car-charging stations FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Florida Power & Light plans to install 1,000 electric-charging stations at 100 locations across the state. The utility’s announcement Wednesday says the stations would be located on major roadways, public parks, shopping malls...
11:16, 09/20/2019

Trudeau Apologizes Again as Another Blackface Image Emerges Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried to contain the fallout from a growing firestorm after a series of images emerged of him wearing blackface and brownface, damaging his reputation as a progressive champion of diversity amid a tough bid for ...
11:16, 09/20/2019

Juncker wants to avoid no-deal, but it doesn't mean it won't happen The last day of October is a big day for Brussels. It is supposed to be Britain's last day as a member of the European Union - but that could change....
11:39, 09/20/2019

Is 'Rambo: Last Blood' any good? Critics call it a 'MAGA fantasy,' 'orgy of death' Is Sylvester Stallone's "Rambo: Last Blood" a triumphant return or a gory defeat? Here's what the critics think.        ...
11:39, 09/20/2019

Jose Mourinho: 'Eto'o deserved to win a Ballon d'Or' Former Chelsea and Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho believes Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o should have been crowned the world's best player at least once....
11:39, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-ZF Friedrichshafen dumps Haldex stake at big discount German car parts maker ZF Friedrichshafen on Friday said it sold its 20% stake in Swedish brake systems firm Haldex for about 445 million Swedish crowns ($46 million)....
11:39, 09/20/2019

Spacewatch: Japan's Hayabusa 2 targets final asteroid landing Two target markers deployed around Ryugu ahead of lander’s planned descent next monthJapan’s Hayabusa 2 spacecraft has deployed two target markers around asteroid Ryugu. The deployment took place at 5.17pm BST on 17 September from an altitude of 1km....
12:00, 09/20/2019

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing its environment languageHundreds of thousands attend rallies across AustraliaHow you can get involved...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Sandy Hook mom teaching skills to create a safer classroom TUCSON – The mother of a child who was killed during the Sandy Hook Massacre was in Tucson on Thursday, September 19. Scarlett Lewis spoke about her non-profit charitable organization “The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement.” Lewis fo...
12:00, 09/20/2019

4 Your Health: Cancer cases may stem from drinking tap water (NBC News)- Federal health officials say they are leaving no stone unturned while investigating the cause of the recent vaping-related illnesses. According to the CDC, there are at least 530 confirmed and highly probable cases in 38 states. Eight dea...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Deputies: 7-year-old girl dies after 2-vehicle collision, one arrested TUCSON – A 7-year-old girl died after a two-vehicle collision on Wednesday, deputies say. Deputies were dispatched to Valencia Road and Camino de la Tierra for reports of a traffic collision at about 6 p.m. Authorities say the 7-year-old was severely...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Adam Zucker on the Notre Dame weakness Georgia can exploit CBS college football studio host Adam Zucker talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about his first job out of Syracuse, New Jersey stereotypes and Notre Dame’s showdown with Georgia. Q: What was your first job out of college? A: I got the job that e...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Adam Gase hasn’t lost cool despite Jets losing games Adam Gase could have snapped. Who would blame him if he did? The Jets head coach could have looked like a dead coach walking as he stood before his players last week and explained to them that their franchise quarterback, Sam Darnold, was going to be...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Ex-Giants QB Dave Brown has been in Daniel Jones’ shoes before If there’s one person floating out there in the football universe who can understand what Daniel Jones is going through, it’s Dave Brown. The similarities between the two are uncanny: Giants first-round draft picks out of Duke, tasked with replacing ...
12:00, 09/20/2019

'Reagan showed that you can do it' The 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, signed by President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, was a landmark Cold War agreement that banned nuclear and conventional ground-launched ballistic and cruise missiles with ranges...
12:26, 09/20/2019

State Department: ISIS scaring Taliban into peace talks with US Taliban leaders have an interest in negotiating with the United States because of the risk that an Islamic State offshoot will establish a caliphate in Afghanistan, according to a senior diplomat....
12:26, 09/20/2019

South Korea's health ministry advises public to refrain from vaping South Korea has advised the public to refrain from using liquid e-cigarettes, also known as vaping, due to vaping-related illnesses emerging in the United States, its health ministry said on Friday....
12:52, 09/20/2019

Expedia Group CEO: A 'secular shift' to experiences is 'buoying travel' "I think consumer confidence still remains pretty high ... [and] travel is just going to continue to go up and up and up," Mark Okerstrom tells Jim Cramer....
12:52, 09/20/2019