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In some of Hong Kong’s neighborhoods, Chinese nationals are not welcome anymore

Political protests in Hong Kong have aggravated already-tense relationships between Hong Kong’s citizens and mainland Chinese visitors and residents....

In some of Hong Kong’s neighborhoods, Chinese nationals are not welcome anymore

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Hong Kong neighborhoods echo with late night cries for freedom Every night at 10 p.m., Hong Kong neighborhoods and university dorms echo with pro-democracy and anti-government chants, the latest form of protest in the Chinese-ruled city where a civil disobedience movement has been going on for more than 12 weeks...
16:13, 09/02/2019

Hong Kong's Next-Gen Protesters: 'We Can't Stay Out of the Way Anymore' The demonstrators who have jammed Hong Kong’s streets over the past week or more have been overwhelmingly young and impatient about shaping the future of the city they love....
12:00, 06/17/2019

Six Chinese nationals arrested in Vanuatu: media Authorities in Vanuatu have arrested six Chinese nationals following Chinese complaints they were operating an internet scam from the Pacific island, media reported on Saturday....
08:26, 06/29/2019

U.S. Slows Hiring of Chinese Nationals by Chip Makers The U.S. has sharply slowed approvals for the nation’s semiconductor companies to hire Chinese nationals for advanced engineering jobs, according to industry insiders, limiting access to talent....
13:13, 05/21/2019

2 Chinese Nationals Arrested At Pak Airport On Suspicion Of Trafficking Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested two Chinese nationals at the Islamabad airport today as part of its ongoing investigation into alleged fake marriages and human trafficking......
16:39, 05/10/2019

Cambodia charges Chinese nationals over deadly building collapse A Cambodian court charged seven people on Tuesday, including five Chinese nationals, with involuntary manslaughter and conspiracy after 28 people died in a collapsed building on the weekend....
06:52, 06/25/2019

Feds bust cheating ring that took English test for Chinese nationals William Singer wasn’t running the only college admissions scam in town. The same day his bribery scandal was broken wide open on March 12, the feds also quietly arrested five people in California for allegedly helping Chinese nationals score US stude...
04:52, 05/03/2019

American killed in border shootout was attempting to smuggle in Chinese nationals, officials say The American man killed at the border in a shootout with U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers Monday night was attempting to smuggle in two Chinese nationals, officials announced Wednesday....
18:13, 06/06/2019

Should Macy’s Build a Giant Tower in One of N.Y.’s Most Congested Neighborhoods? A development plan would add thousands of workers to Herald Square, where 92 million people a year pass through the three subway stations in the area....
22:52, 07/01/2019

Black kids in poor neighborhoods half as likely to receive CPR Researchers report that both black and Hispanic children are less likely than white kids to receive bystander CPR, which they say could be a result of racial issues -- or simply a lack of people trained to deliver CPR....
21:39, 07/10/2019

What Is the Chinese Military Doing in Hong Kong? The People’s Liberation Army has kept a low profile in the city since China resumed control. But the recent protests have some fearing it could emerge from the barracks....
11:52, 07/25/2019

Warm weather, walkable neighborhoods tied to lower blood pressure in kids (Reuters Health) - Kids who grow up in warmer climates and in walkable neighborhoods may have lower blood pressure than those who live where it's cooler and people drive everywhere, a new European study suggests....
22:13, 09/04/2019

Samaritan: Revolutionary app lets users directly donate to and interact with the homeless in their neighborhoods In November of 2015, Jonathan Kumar stood on a street corner in Seattle and watched wincingly as a man begged. It was that one encounter that spurred Kumar to take the matter into his own hands – and the Samaritan app born....
21:26, 08/09/2019

Amazon trains Scout with highly accurate recreations of real-world neighborhoods At Amazon's re:MARS conference, an engineer from the company's Scout team detailed how they're training fleets of delivery robots with simulations.Read More...
22:13, 06/07/2019

What Chinese Students Abroad Really Think About Hong Kong’s Protests While the battle lines seem clearly drawn, views are often less absolute and loyalties not so predictable. On Australian campuses, this uncertainty is producing a deepening anxiety....
10:52, 09/16/2019

UK summons Chinese ambassador over Hong Kong dispute Beijing has accused Britain of "basking in the faded glory of British colonialism." The United Kingdom says China is violating agreements made before the city changed hands in 1997....
20:39, 07/03/2019

Chinese gov't concerned for growing Hong Kong protests China's top political liaison to Hong Kong warned Wednesday the island territory faces its most serious threat since it returned to Beijing's control 22 years ago, over the outcry related to a proposed extradition bill....
23:26, 08/07/2019

Chinese army condemns Hong Kong protests China's military chief in Hong Kong condemned ongoing protests on the island, stating in his first public comments on the months of unrest that they threaten the life and safety of the people....
21:13, 08/01/2019

'Hong Kong mob' — How mainland Chinese see the democracy movement For weeks now, hundreds of thousands of people have demonstrated in Hong Kong against the increasing influence of the Beijing government over their region. People in mainland China, however, have little sympathy....
22:26, 08/19/2019

Chinese AI start-up Megvii files for Hong Kong IPO of at least $500 mln Chinese artificial intelligence provider Megvii Technology Ltd, backed by Alibaba , has filed for an IPO of at least $500 million in Hong Kong, two people said, coming at a time of political unrest in the city and potential first recession in a decad...
06:52, 08/26/2019

Chinese paramilitary forces are gathered near Hong Kong border China has deployed large numbers of paramilitary personnel close to the border with Hong Kong, in what observers say is intended to send a message to protesters in the Asian financial hub....
16:26, 08/15/2019

Chinese K-pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong At least eight mainland Chinese pop stars and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of disappointment and understanding from fans...
14:26, 08/19/2019

The Latest: Hong Kong protesters target Chinese emblem A blackened national Chinese emblem has become Hong Kong residents’ latest expression of protest against mainland authorities after tens of thousands of people took part in the city’s latest pro-democracy march...
16:00, 07/21/2019

Chinese official tells US to mind its own business on Hong Kong One of China’s top diplomats said Wednesday that Americans like Mitch McConnell should heed President Trump’s view that the demonstrations rocking Hong Kong are an internal matter for the Chinese — and that everybody else should butt out. “President ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong’s richest man to pay tuition for undergrads at Chinese university Hong Kong’s richest man, 90-year-old Li Ka-shing, has pledged to pay the full tuition for all undergraduates at a Chinese university — just a month after an American billionaire tech investor said he’d pay off all student loans for new graduates of a...
21:13, 06/19/2019

Chinese pop stars back Beijing over Hong Kong protests Patriotic posts have been uploaded from some of the music industry's biggest stars in the region. They are seen as a show of support for China against the demonstrators in Hong Kong....
20:26, 08/19/2019

Chinese armed police flex muscles across from Hong Kong Members of China’s paramilitary People’s Armed Police practiced crowd control tactics at a sports complex in Shenzhen across from Hong Kong on Friday, in what some interpreted as a threat against pro-democracy protesters....
01:13, 08/17/2019

Hong Kong marks anniversary of Chinese rule with protests Protesters tried to smash into Hong Kong's legislature ahead of a pro-democracy rally that is expected to draw hundreds of thousands. Tensions are running high over a controversial bill to allow extraditions to China....
12:39, 07/01/2019

Chinese Yuan, Hong Kong's Hang Seng: What the Two Have in Common China's currency is in the news -- "It's falling!" -- but as it's often the case, it's the kind of move that was in the cards long ago. Watch as our Asian-Pacific Short Term Update editor explains more, and also see how the yuan is not the only marke...
03:00, 08/08/2019

Telegram hit by massive Chinese cyberattack during Hong Kong protests The app, which says it has 200 million users worldwide, has been widely used in Hong Kong to coordinate demonstrations against a controversial extradition bill....
17:00, 06/13/2019

Chinese AI start-up Megvii files for Hong Kong IPO of at least $500 million Chinese AI firm Megvii Technology Ltd, backed by Alibaba, has filed in Hong Kong to conduct an IPO targeting proceeds of at least $500 million, two people said, just as the city faces political unrest and its first recession in a decade....
12:52, 08/26/2019

Chinese pop stars publicly back Beijing on Hong Kong At least eight mainland Chinese pop stars and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of disappointment and understanding from fans...
20:26, 08/19/2019

Hong Kong protesters march again, reaching out to Chinese visitors Tens of thousands of protesters marched through one of Hong Kong's most popular tourist areas on Sunday, trying to gain support from mainland Chinese visitors for the city's opposition to an extradition bill which has caused political turmoil....
18:39, 07/07/2019

Chinese paramilitary members are gathered near Hong Kong border China has deployed large numbers of paramilitary personnel close to the border with Hong Kong, in what observers say is intended to send a message to protesters in the Asian financial hub....
06:00, 08/15/2019

Opinion: Chinese military intervention in Hong Kong would be costly Protesters in Hong Kong seem undeterred by China's thinly veiled threat of sending in the armed forces. But Beijing would pay a steep price if it were to send in troops, says DW's Mathias Bölinger....
03:39, 08/14/2019

Satellite photos appear to show Chinese APCs near Hong Kong Satellite photos show what appear to be armored personnel carriers and other vehicles belonging to the paramilitary People’s Armed Police parked in a sports complex in the city of Shenzhen near Hong Kong...
16:26, 08/14/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Are Taking Their Message to Chinese Tourists A march planned for Sunday is the first major action since protesters concerned about Beijing’s influence broke into the Hong Kong legislature last week....
09:13, 07/07/2019

Hong Kong protests have sparked a new level of Chinese paranoia Up to 2 million people have taken to the streets of Hong Kong to protest in recent weeks. The immediate trigger was an “extradition agreement” that China had demanded the city’s usually complaisant Legislative Council to pass. The agreement would put...
16:52, 07/06/2019

YouTube disables channels over 'Chinese disinformation' on Hong Kong YouTube has disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days after similar campaigns on Twitter and Facebook were dismantled....
04:13, 08/23/2019

US Student Wrote, "I'm From Hong Kong." Intense Chinese Anger Followed Sitting on a bus in Boston, thousands of miles from her home in Hong Kong, college student Frances Hui crossed paths with an inquisitive fellow passenger. Where are you from? the passenger pressed....
07:39, 05/26/2019

Chinese-Canadian community divided over Hong Kong protests As many as 300,000 Canadians live in Hong Kong, according to the Asia Pacific Foundation, and more than 200,000 people living in Canada were born in Hong Kong....
19:52, 08/28/2019

Chinese troop movement into Hong Kong prompts unease Movements, which have been portrayed as a scheduled troop rotation, come days ahead of anti-government protestsChinese military vehicles have been seen moving across the border into Hong Kong, in what the military said were regular troop movements, a...
18:00, 08/29/2019

Chinese Military Gets Hong Kong Harbour Dock, Despite Tensions The Chinese military received official ownership of a piece of prime Hong Kong waterfront land on Saturday, even as the city is rocked by anti-Beijing protests just days before the anniversary of its......
07:00, 06/29/2019

Mainland Chinese Sneak Into Hong Kong's Protests---to Support the Cause A cohort of mainland Chinese have joined the demonstrations in Hong Kong, taking extraordinary risks to support a society that offers freedoms unavailable back home....
23:52, 08/28/2019

Hong Kong investors face uncertainty as Chinese questions mount Huge demonstrations in Hong Kong saw a controversial extradition bill shelved, but fears over potential Chinese interference in the self-governing territory continue to raise doubts among business leaders there....
10:26, 06/21/2019

Chinese spies use Hong Kong to steal sensitive Western technology Hong Kong’s special trade relationship with the United States has given China the opportunity to steal sensitive technology it would not otherwise have access to, according to American lawmakers and officials....
21:39, 09/12/2019

In 'clear warning', Chinese paramilitary forces exercise near Hong Kong Hundreds of China's People's Armed Police conducted exercises at a sports stadium in Shenzhen on Thursday, as the U.S. State Department expressed concern that they could be deployed across the border in Hong Kong to break up protests wracking the cit...
14:52, 08/15/2019

US "Deeply Concerned" By Chinese Paramilitary Reports On Hong Kong Border The United States said Wednesday that it was concerned about movements of Chinese forces on the border with Hong Kong and urged Beijing to honor the territory's autonomy as pro-democracy protests......
01:39, 08/15/2019

| Chinese media blames Hong Kong demo on collusion with West Chinese media on has blamed foreign interference over the huge protest that brought central Hong Kong to a standstill, accusing opponents of the city's pro-Beijing government of "collusion with the West"....
15:39, 06/10/2019

Chinese military buildup near Hong Kong stokes fears of intrusion U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping to find a solution to ongoing unrest in Hong Kong, amid fears Beijing is preparing for a possible military intervention....
04:26, 08/16/2019

Chinese forces exercise across border as Hong Kong braces for protests Chinese paramilitary forces conducted exercises across the border from Hong Kong on Thursday, raising fears that Beijing may be preparing to act against mass demonstrations in the Asian financial hub it has described as "near terrorism"....
14:52, 08/15/2019

Hundreds Of Thousands In Hong Kong Protest Bill On Chinese Extraditions Corporate lawyers and university students, housewives and religious leaders, migrant workers and artists - a seeming cross-section of society - rose up on Sunday in one of the largest demonstrations......
04:39, 06/10/2019

Hong Kong protesters boo Chinese anthem, as leader warns against interference Anti-government protests that have roiled Hong Kong for more than three months spread to the sports field on Tuesday, as many local fans defied Chinese law to boo the country's national anthem ahead of a soccer World Cup qualifier against Iran....
02:13, 09/11/2019

Australian police tell Chinese to keep peace after scuffles at rally over Hong Kong Police in Melbourne issued a warning on Saturday after small scuffles erupted between supporters and opponents of the Hong Kong protest movement during a rally attended by several hundred people from the city's Chinese community on Friday evening....
12:26, 08/17/2019

Fears of Chinese military intervention in Hong Kong prompt warnings from US ‘THE WORLD IS WATCHING’: With 10 weeks of protests growing more effective — and violent — in Hong Kong, and amid reports that China’s People’s Armed Police are assembled in the nearby city Shenzhen for “exercises,” U.S. officials are calling for rest...
14:13, 08/13/2019

The Latest: Chinese media calls Hong Kong protests a ‘riot’ HONG KONG (AP) — Latest on the protests in Hong Kong over proposed extradition legislation (all times local): 11 a.m. After days of silence, Chinese state media is characterizing the largely peaceful demonstrations in Hong Kong as a “riot”...
06:13, 06/13/2019

Chinese military operation against Hong Kong could trigger historic rupture with US A military operation against Hong Kong protesters could trigger a rupture in U.S.-China relations that makes the trade war look minor in comparison, U.S. lawmakers and analysts suggest....
11:13, 08/14/2019

Chinese diplomats violently clash with pro-Hong Kong protesters in Europe Chinese diplomats disrupted a pro-Hong Kong protest in Lithuania on the anniversary of a major anti-Soviet demonstration, according to the Baltic nation’s top diplomat, resulting in the arrest of two Chinese citizens....
02:00, 09/04/2019

Chinese stocks jump as investors watch Hong Kong developments Mainland Chinese markets and Hong Kong stocks jumped on Thursday morning as investors closely watched geopolitical developments. The Hang Seng index had surged on Wednesday following the withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill....
05:26, 09/05/2019

Chinese paper says 'foreign forces' trying to create havoc in Hong Kong "Foreign forces" are trying to hurt China by creating chaos in Hong Kong over an extradition bill that has prompted mass protests in the former British colony, an official Chinese newspaper said on Monday....
03:13, 06/10/2019

Chinese cyberattack hits encrypted messaging app used by Hong Kong protestors BEIJING — An encrypted messaging app said Thursday that it was hit by a powerful cyberattack from China as a major protest unfolded in Hong Kong. The attack on the Telegram app, which slowed connectivity but did not compromise user data, came as thou...
20:52, 06/13/2019

Chinese ambassador lambasts British ‘interference’ in Hong Kong – video China’s ambassador to the UK has warned that Britain’s approach to the Hong Kong protests has damaged the relationship between the two countries. Liu Xiaoming has been summoned for a dressing down from the head of the UK’s diplomatic service, Sir Sim...
23:39, 07/03/2019

US monitoring Hong Kong border as Chinese forces gather en masse The White House is closely monitoring a situation described by an administration official as a “congregation of Chinese forces on Hong Kong’s border,” according to a report Tuesday. The reason for the buildup, which includes the Chinese military or a...
07:13, 07/31/2019

Hong Kong protestors hurl Chinese national flag into harbor Protesters hurled a Chinese national flag into Victoria Harbor Saturday as a part of ongoing pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong, where the government is bracing for an anticipated general strike set for Monday. Tens of thousands of supporters ...
09:00, 08/04/2019

Protesters clash with Hong Kong police in rally against Chinese traders A demonstration against traders from mainland China ended in clashes with the police in a town outside Hong Kong on Saturday. Thousands of people turned out in the border town of Sheung Shui, not far from the Chinese city of Shenzhen, to demand that ...
23:39, 07/13/2019

Clashes erupt as thousands march in Hong Kong against Chinese traders Several thousand people marched in Hong Kong on Saturday against traders from mainland China in what is fast becoming a summer of unrest in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory....
23:26, 07/13/2019

Hong Kong protesters take to Kowloon, in bid to appeal to mainland Chinese tourists Tens of thousands of people marched through the Kowloon side of Hong Kong on Sunday in the latest of a long series of protests against a proposed law that would allow extradition to China....
14:00, 07/07/2019

Hong Kong protesters seek to tell mainland Chinese visitors about their struggle Visitors from China accustomed to high end hotels and luxury stores were handed Hong Kong newspapers detailing the upheaval in the city over the past weeks....
17:13, 07/07/2019

Expat Chinese Embrace Freedom---Marching Against Hong Kong Protests Hong Kong’s summer of political unrest is going global. In countries like the U.S., Canada, Australia and the U.K., the sometimes aggressive tactics of Chinese demonstrators rallying to support Beijing risk a backlash in the West and raises questions...
02:39, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Try to Drum Up Support Among Mainland Chinese Tourists In their first major protest since an unprecedented break-in at the government complex last week, tens of thousands of Hong Kong demonstrators marched to a controversial railway terminus Sunday in a symbolic attempt to bring their grievances to Beiji...
19:39, 07/07/2019

Latest Hong Kong Protest Plays to a Different Crowd: Mainland Chinese As thousands of protesters marched in their fourth mass demonstration in a month, their target is expanding beyond the city’s government to the more distant power they blame for their eroding freedoms: China itself....
22:39, 07/07/2019

Hong Kong Protest Against Mainland Chinese Traders Turns Violent Several thousand demonstrators gathered on Saturday in the streets of a Hong Kong border town popular with mainlanders shopping for “parallel goods” to sell on....
15:52, 07/13/2019

Hong Kong protesters rally to 'explain' demos to mainland Chinese Protesters have gathered in Hong Kong for a march through the city's tourist district to the high-speed railway station linking it to mainland China. They aim to take their message directly to visitors from the mainland....
15:39, 07/07/2019

Chinese Military Video Seen as a Thinly Veiled Warning to Hong Kong China’s military has released a video showing troops carrying out drills and cracking down on protestors in what appears to be a warning aimed at Hong Kong as the city approaches its ninth straight week of demonstrations. The video was posted W...
14:26, 08/01/2019

Britain summons Chinese ambassador over Hong Kong comments: Reuters Britain has summoned China's ambassador following "unacceptable" comments he made over London's criticism of the situation in Hong Kong, a source told Reuters....
19:52, 07/03/2019

Twitter Shuts Down 200,000 Chinese Accounts Targeting Hong Kong Protests WASHINGTON — Twitter said Monday it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were part of a Chinese government influence campaign targeting the protest movement in Hong Kong. The company also said it will ban ads from state-bac...
00:52, 08/20/2019

Chinese official says Hong Kong facing biggest crisis since 1997 Hong Kong is facing its biggest crisis since it returned from British to Chinese rule in 1997, the head of China's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs office said on Wednesday....
10:13, 08/07/2019

Chinese Official Warns Hong Kong Protesters Against ‘Color Revolution’ “The violence is getting more and more intense” in Hong Kong, the mainland official said just days after protests and a citywide strike resulted in clashes with the police....
08:39, 08/08/2019

Hong Kong residents deface Chinese emblem in latest protest A blackened national Chinese emblem has become Hong Kong residents’ latest expression of protest against mainland authorities after hundreds of thousands of people took part in the city’s latest pro-democracy march...
16:00, 07/21/2019

Armoured Vehicles, Thousands Of Chinese Soldiers Reach Hong Kong Border Thousands of Chinese military personnel waving red flags paraded at a sports stadium in a city across the border from Hong Kong on Thursday, an AFP reporter witnessed....
13:39, 08/15/2019

Chinese reports on U.S. diplomat in Hong Kong 'have gone from irresponsible to dangerous': State Department Official Chinese media reports about a U.S. diplomat who met with student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement "have gone from irresponsible to dangerous" and must stop, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said on Friday....
01:52, 08/10/2019

Hong Kong protesters, police clash as demonstrations target Chinese traders Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of Chinese traders, seizing on another grievance following major unrest over an extradition bill....
16:13, 07/13/2019

Satellite photos show Chinese armoured vehicles on border of Hong Kong People’s Armed Police personnel carriers appear to be parked in Shenzhen sports stadiumSatellite photos show what appear to be armoured personnel carriers and other vehicles belonging to the China’s paramilitary People’s Armed Police parked in a spor...
17:39, 08/14/2019

Britain rejects Chinese view of Hong Kong declaration as 'historic document' Britain rejects China's assertion that their joint declaration on the governance of Hong Kong is a historic document which is no longer valid, junior foreign minister Alan Duncan said on Tuesday....
14:52, 07/02/2019

Street Clashes Disrupt the Anniversary of Hong Kong’s Return to Chinese Sovereignty The 22nd anniversary of Hong Kong’s retrocession to China dawned Monday with gray skies, clashes between protesters and riot police, and news of another tragic demise. Local media reported late Sunday that a 29-year-old woman had fallen to her ...
07:13, 07/01/2019

Hong Kong protesters clash with police on Chinese mainland over extradition bill Hong Kong protesters clashed with police on Saturday in a town near the boundary with mainland China where thousands rallied against the presence of Chinese traders, seizing on another grievance following major unrest over an extradition bill....
14:52, 07/13/2019

Chinese media deny police plans to intervene at Hong Kong border China is denying claims its troops amassed near Hong Kong are signs of a plan to intervene in the ongoing protests in the special administrative region....
20:26, 07/31/2019

Tens of thousands march through Hong Kong to protest Chinese extradition bill Protests against the now-suspended bill have drawn millions of people to the streets in the former British colony in recent weeks, posing the biggest challenge Beijing has faced to its rule in the territory since Hong Kong returned to Chinese control...
18:52, 07/07/2019

Hong Kong protesters march again, hope to explain grievances to Chinese visitors Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets of one of Hong Kong's main tourism districts on Sunday to explain to mainland Chinese visitors their opposition to an extradition bill that has plunged the city into political turmoil....
11:26, 07/07/2019

Hong Kong soccer fans boo Chinese national anthem at World Cup qualifier Hong Kong soccer fans loudly booed when the Chinese national anthem blared from the speakers prior to the start of a World Cup qualifier match against Iran on Tuesday....
17:39, 09/11/2019

Hong Kong protesters and Chinese officials hold rival press conferences Beijing authorities issue strongest warning yet to demonstrators in rare media briefingChinese authorities and masked protesters have held rival press conferences in an attempt to take control of the narrative amid escalating demonstrations in Hong K...
17:00, 08/06/2019

'Foreign forces' seeking to create havoc in Hong Kong, Chinese paper says Certain "foreign forces" are trying to hurt China by creating chaos in Hong Kong over an extradition bill that has prompted mass protests in the former British colony, an official Chinese newspaper said on Monday....
01:26, 06/10/2019

Hong Kong faces worst crisis in 20 years, senior Chinese official says A senior Chinese official said Wednesday that Hong Kong is facing its worst crisis in more than 20 years after months of frequently violent protests that started over a now-suspended controversial extradition law....
10:13, 08/07/2019

Chinese state media blames 'Western ideologues' for Hong Kong protests Chinese official English-language newspapers blamed meddling by Western governments on Thursday for unrest in Hong Kong amid an escalating diplomatic spat between China and the United Kingdom over protests in the former British colony....
04:00, 07/04/2019

Chinese state media says 'Western ideologues' to blame for Hong Kong unrest Chinese state media blamed meddling by Western governments on Thursday for unrest in Hong Kong amid an escalating diplomatic spat between China and the United Kingdom over protests in the former British colony....
07:26, 07/04/2019

Chinese army masses in Shenzen just across border with Hong Kong after months of protests Large convoys of armoured vehicles, troops and personnel seen massing at border north of Hong Kong It comes after months of civil unrest in the region Chinese state media said the troops were present as part of a 'drill'...
20:26, 08/13/2019

Chinese Official Calls Turmoil in Hong Kong Worst Since 1997 Handover “The violence is getting more and more intense” in Hong Kong, the mainland official said just days after protests and a citywide strike resulted in clashes with the police....
15:00, 08/07/2019

Chinese paper says 'foreign forces' using Hong Kong havoc to hurt China "Foreign forces" are trying to hurt China by creating chaos in Hong Kong over an extradition bill that has prompted mass protests in the former British colony, an official Chinese newspaper said on Monday....
08:52, 06/10/2019

Hong Kong Soccer Fans Turn Their Backs And Boo Chinese National Anthem Fans at Hong Kong Stadium turned their backs on the Chinese national anthem prior to a World Cup qualifying match against Iran on Tuesday, bringing the long-running pro-democracy protests to the sporting world, per the Associated Press. The fans not ...
23:39, 09/10/2019

Chinese state media warns conflicts could hurt Hong Kong economy Confrontations and outbreaks of lawlessness in Hong Kong could damage its reputation as an international business hub and seriously hurt its economy, China's Communist Party newspaper the People's Daily said in an editorial on Wednesday....
03:26, 07/03/2019

Chinese military's rotation of new troops to Hong Kong garrison raises alarm China claimed Thursday that the addition of fresh military troops to the Hong Kong garrison was simply a military rotation, sparking skepticism among US officials and widespread concern in Hong Kong, demonstrating how tense the city is ahead of a 13t...
03:00, 08/30/2019

Twitter and Facebook crack down on accounts linked to Chinese campaign against Hong Kong Company also suspends thousands of accounts as it reports ‘state-backed information operation’Twitter has removed nearly 1,000 accounts and suspended thousands of others tied to a campaign by the Chinese government against protesters in Hong Kong, th...
09:39, 08/20/2019

Chinese diplomat says Hong Kong facing worst crisis since 1997 handover Senior Chinese diplomat Wang Yi told a Hong Kong business delegation that more support should be given to the city's government to end violence that has evolved into the biggest crisis it has faced since the return to Chinese rule in 1997....
07:00, 08/28/2019

As Hong Kong Protesters Wave the Stars and Stripes, Some See Grist for Chinese Propaganda Some Hong Kong protesters are waving the American flag at rallies, hoping to rally U.S. support for their cause, but others worry such displays will bolster Beijing’s attempts to blame unrest on foreign instigators....
21:00, 08/24/2019

Chinese K-Pop Stars Voice Support for Beijing’s One-China Policy on Hong Kong (HONG KONG) — At least eight pop stars from mainland China and one each from Taiwan and Hong Kong are publicly stating their support for Beijing’s one-China policy, eliciting a mixture of disappointment and understanding from fans. Many o...
23:39, 08/19/2019

China rotates new batch of troops into Hong Kong: Chinese state media China's military has rotated a new batch of troops into Hong Kong describing the move as routine, state media said on Thursday, as protests continue to rock the Asian financial hub....
07:00, 08/29/2019

Chinese troops in Hong Kong won't 'sit on hands' if situation worsens: China Daily Chinese soldiers stationed in Hong Kong are not there merely for symbolic purposes and they will have "no reason to sit on their hands" if the situation in the city worsens, an editorial in the China Daily newspaper said on Friday....
05:00, 08/30/2019

Hong and Kong? Berlin's panda cubs at centre of Chinese human rights row Competition to name Meng Meng’s twins intensifies pressure on German governmentThey may have captured the public’s imagination, but the tiny, pink panda cubs born at Berlin zoo a few days ago have also spurred a national debate about whether panda di...
22:52, 09/05/2019

Hong Kong students boycott classes as Chinese media warns 'end is coming' School and university students call for democracy after weekend that saw some of the most violent clashes so farThousands of students in Hong Kong have boycotted the first day of the new term in a fresh wave of protests, after a tense weekend of viol...
12:13, 09/02/2019

Amazon Faces Chinese Social Media Fury Over Hong Kong T-Shirts Chinese social media users directed their fury at online retailer Amazon.com on Thursday, after discovering T-shirts on its website sporting slogans that support anti-government protesters in Hong......
22:00, 08/15/2019

Chinese troops rotate into Hong Kong garrison ahead of democracy rally Chinese state media described the troop movement in the early hours as routine, while Asian and Western diplomats watching PLA movements in the former British colony had been expecting it. Land, air and maritime are reported to have also entered the ...
12:26, 08/29/2019

As Hong Kong braces for protests, Chinese paramilitary holds drills across border Hong Kong braced on Thursday for more mass demonstrations through the weekend, as China again warned against foreign interference in the city's escalating crisis and as mainland paramilitary forces conducted exercises just across the border....
20:52, 08/15/2019

Chinese embassy tells Canada to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs China's embassy in Ottawa warned Canada on Sunday to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs a day after the country issued a joint statement with the European Union in defense of the "fundamental right of assembly" for Hong Kong citizens....
00:39, 08/19/2019

Facebook, Twitter remove Chinese accounts attacking Hong Kong protesters China has been mobilizing fake social media accounts to spread false information online about the ongoing protests in Hong Kong, both Facebook and Twitter said Monday....
16:13, 08/20/2019

Twitter, Facebook remove Chinese accounts that undermined Hong Kong protesters Twitter and Facebook announced on Monday the suspension of Chinese accounts that they said spread disinformation about the Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters. In a blog post, Twitter said they disabled 936 accounts involved in a “coordinated state-ba...
15:00, 08/20/2019

Trump would raise Hong Kong human rights with Chinese president: Pompeo U.S. President Donald Trump would raise the issue of Hong Kong human rights with China's President Xi Jinping at a potential meeting of the two leaders at the G20 summit in Japan this month, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday....
17:39, 06/16/2019

Wall Street rises on strong Chinese data, Hong Kong and Brexit news Wall Street's main indexes rebounded on Wednesday, after robust economic data from China, easing tensions in Hong Kong and British lawmakers' approval of a law to delay Brexit provided relief to investors worried about global growth....
23:00, 09/04/2019

Chinese President Xi to visit North Korea amid Hong Kong protests, tension with US Chinese President Xi Jinping will be traveling to North Korea for a state visit – the first in 14 years by a Chinese leader, state media said Monday....
15:39, 06/17/2019

Amid Tear Gas and New Clashes With Police, Hong Kong Protestors Pull Down Chinese Flag HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters and authorities clashed in Hong Kong again on Saturday, as demonstrators removed a Chinese national flag from its pole and flung it into the city’s iconic Victoria Harbor and police fired tear gas after some pr...
20:39, 08/03/2019

Chinese-state newspaper claims Hong Kong protesters planning terror attack Activists in Hong Kong temporarily called off demonstrations on the 18th anniversary of 9/11 as a Chinese-run media outlet claimed the protesters were preparing to launch a “massive terror attack.” ​”​Anti-government fanatics are pl...
20:13, 09/11/2019

Hong Kong protesters torch Chinese flag as cops fire tear gas at march Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters burned a Chinese flag amid more violent clashes with police Saturday. Cops fired tear gas and pepper spray in an attempt to break up demonstrators chanting “Reclaim Hong Kong!” and “Revolut...
22:52, 09/21/2019

Hong Kong protesters burn Chinese flag, clash with police as violence continues Police accused some protesters of throwing gasoline bombs after a march by several thousand people in Tuen Mun, an outlying district in the northwest of the Chinese territory....
14:00, 09/21/2019

Chinese state media slams attack on Beijing representative's office in Hong Kong An attack on the office of Beijing's representative in Hong Kong by protesters was a "blatant challenge to the central government" and will not be tolerated, state news agency Xinhua said in an editorial on Monday....
04:39, 07/22/2019

Chinese foreign minister claims 'black hand' of Western involvement in Hong Kong Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has accused the "black hand" of Western forces of attempting to use recent mass demonstrations in Hong Kong to "stir up trouble" in the city....
08:00, 06/20/2019

Chinese State Media Warns of Intervention as Hong Kong Protests Turn Violent In the wake of violent clashes in Hong Kong on Sunday, during which a live gunshot was fired for the first time since protests began in early June, Chinese state media used its harshest rhetoric yet to condemn the unrest and warned that Beijing could...
06:52, 08/26/2019

Chinese youth, fed ‘officially sanctioned fake news,’ vilify Hong Kong peers Censors usually go to great lengths to scrub China’s parallel media universe, but authorities are allowing news about protests this week. They are, however, trying to make sure that mainlanders get only one version of events....
01:13, 08/16/2019

Chinese military's routine rotation of new troops to Hong Kong garrison raises alarm The rotation of fresh Chinese military troops to the Hong Kong garrison sparked widespread concern Thursday, demonstrating how on edge the city is ahead of a thirteenth consecutive weekend of anti-government protests....
10:13, 08/29/2019

British Hong Kong consulate employee solicited a prostitute, Chinese media claims The British Consulate employee detained in China for 15 days after leaving Hong Kong on a business trip violated public law by soliciting a prostitute, state-backed media reported Thursday. ...
20:39, 08/22/2019

Apple Shutters Hong Kong Stores Early as Protests Against Chinese Government, Crackdowns Escalate Amid mounting unrest and a night of violence in Hong Kong, Apple is among the retailers that have chosen to shut stores or close them early citywide, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.Read more......
05:52, 07/23/2019

Chinese state media urge action, voice support for Hong Kong police after clashes Chinese state media called on Beijing on Wednesday to deal with protests in Hong Kong more decisively after a reporter from one of China's largest government-backed newspapers was caught up in overnight clashes....
14:26, 08/14/2019

Chinese diplomat warns Beijing ‘will not sit on its hands’; military runs drills near Hong Kong border The Chinese ambassador in the United Kingdom issued a stern warning Thursday, saying that Beijing will “not sit on its hands” amid ongoing near-daily street protests in Hong Kong....
18:26, 08/15/2019

Chinese official urged Hong Kong villagers to drive off protesters before violence at train station A week before suspected triad gang members attacked protesters and commuters at a rural Hong Kong train station last Sunday, an official from China's representative office urged local residents to drive away any activists....
13:13, 07/26/2019

Chinese diplomats encourage harassment of pro-democracy students abroad as Hong Kong protests spread Chinese diplomats are encouraging the harassment of Hong Kong students and their supporters at universities overseas as protests in the semi-autonomous city enter their third month....
05:00, 08/06/2019

Hong Kong Protesters Demand Answers After Chinese Authorities Detain a British Consulate Staffer Protesters gathered outside the British consulate in Hong Kong Wednesday evening to voice shock and dismay at the detention of a consulate staff member by mainland Chinese authorities. Geng Shuang, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman, said earlier W...
19:00, 08/21/2019

Chinese state media urge action, voice support for Hong Kong police after overnight clashes Chinese state media called on Beijing on Wednesday to deal with protests in Hong Kong more decisively after a reporter from one of China's largest government-backed newspapers was caught up in overnight clashes....
06:52, 08/14/2019

Hong Kong demonstrators storm government building amid protests on anniversary of return of Chinese rule A group of protestors smashed a window and tore down parts of an exterior wall at Hong Kong's legislature building Monday amid another round of massive demonstrations in the city on the 22nd anniversary of the return to Chinese rule....
16:52, 07/01/2019

Hong Kong demonstrators called a Chinese-American journalist a 'yellow thug' and attempted to stonewall her reporting Anthony Kwan/Getty Images Jiayang Fan is a Chinese-American staff writer at The New Yorker. Fan has been faced with a barrage of racism while covering the Hong Kong protests. Demonstrators questioned if she is from the Chinese government or if she's...
20:00, 09/21/2019

Satellite photos show more than 100 Chinese military vehicles massed at a soccer stadium near the Hong Kong border Associated Press Satellite photos taken over Shenzhen, China, close to the border with Hong Kong, show amassed military vehicles being held in a football stadium. The photos, first published by The Associated Press, come just one day after Chinese s...
10:26, 08/16/2019

Chinese military vehicles stashed across Hong Kong border in soccer stadium, satellite images appear to show Satellite images this week apparently captured more than 500 Chinese military vehicles in and around a soccer stadium near the border with Hong Kong in what many speculate was a response to several days of violent protests that disrupted operations a...
08:26, 08/15/2019

Legislation that sparked a brawl in Hong Kong parliament would legalize Chinese kidnapping of Americans, dissidents tell Congress China is pushing legislation that would “legalize kidnappings” of Americans in Hong Kong, a prominent pro-democracy activist warned Congress on Wednesday....
08:13, 05/16/2019

Chinese troops cross Hong Kong border in 'routine rotation' amid fears army will intervene in protests China today released images of troops crossing into Hong Kong for a "routine rotation" amid fears that the army will intervene in the ongoing pro-democracy protests....
20:00, 08/29/2019

Instagram doesn’t like you anymore Have you ever posted a picture to Instagram and then deleted it because it didn’t get enough likes? If you won’t admit to it, many other people will. Instagram is well aware of the pervasive narcissism on its platform, and now it’s trying to get us a...
19:39, 05/03/2019

That Global Ban on Huawei? Not So Much Anymore A UK committee declines to recommend banning Huawei from the nation's telecom networks, as the US prepares to permit some sales to the Chinese company....
15:00, 07/16/2019

Mustaches: Not Just for Movember Anymore Since its heyday in the later 1960s and ’70s, the mustache has waned in favor of the beard. But a new generation of men like Midland’s Mark Wystrach is changing that—and not just as a novelty move....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Americans can’t afford vacation anymore Real-world fun is out of their price range. An online survey of 2,504 adults has found that 68 percent of Americans skipped a recreational activity in the last year because it would hit their wallets too hard. Commissioned by personal finance website...
19:13, 08/15/2019

Study: Influencers can’t even influence anymore It’s become impossible to scroll through Instagram without seeing a #sponsored post, perfectly staged product photos, or an influencer selling her own bathwater. The industry seemed unstoppable, but a recent study has revealed that influencer engagem...
12:00, 07/15/2019

All over the gaffes: why failing isn't so bad anymore Embracing our flaws and capitalising on our cringeworthy cock-ups has never been so popular — so is failing the new key to success? Ali Pantony investigates...
13:52, 08/22/2019

You don't have to say 'Hey, Google' to shut off your alarm anymore Sometimes, the smallest changes are the most welcome ones. Google has removed the requirement to say "Hey, Google" before turning off an alarm or timer, streamlining the Assistant process while simultaneously making millions of mornings just a little...
23:00, 05/07/2019

Why Cars Don't Have Those Long Antennas Anymore Have you ever wondered about the length of car antennae? Of course you have—you’re a human being (or advanced AI, or a brain-augmented dolphin) reading this, and as such you’re full of curiosity and wonder and almost crippling physical desires. As su...
01:26, 09/05/2019

Alex Rodriguez isn’t being paid by the Yankees anymore For the first time since 2003, the Yankees’ payroll does not include Alex Rodriguez. A Yankees spokesman confirmed that A-Rod no longer draws a salary from the team, even though the Yankees’ 2019 media guide lists the three-time American League Most ...
02:26, 07/30/2019

You won't have to buy a whole box of Lucky Charms to get the marshmallows anymore Lucky Charms announced Friday a new product that includes the magically delicious marshmallows of your childhood without the cereal.       ...
01:00, 08/10/2019

Hugh Grant: I’m ‘too old, ugly and fat’ to be a rom-com leading man anymore Say it ain’t so, Hugh! The perpetually boyish star of “Notting Hill,” “Four Weddings and a Funeral” and every other rom-com in the last 20 years says he’s done with the genre. “I’ve gotten too old and ugly and fat to do them anymore,” Hugh Grant told...
21:39, 06/06/2019

Lewandowski 'regrets' Hummels decision 'not to help us anymore' "Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski said he \u0027regrets\u0027 defender Mats Hummels decision \u0027not to help us anymore\u0027 after his former teammate rejoined his former club and Bayern rivals Borussia Dortmund."...
15:13, 07/29/2019

The US military really doesn’t want to talk about UFOs anymore The relationship between the U.S. government and UFO researchers has always been a strange one. Releases of information on UFO observations by the government have always been scarce, leading to accusations of conspiracy and cover-ups. It doesn’...
22:13, 05/05/2019

So, Yeah, The Rockets Really Did Not Want Chris Paul Anymore Please allow me to spoil the various blogs picking out the winners and losers of Thursday night’s blockbuster trade sending Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets in exchange for Chris Paul and some draft goodies. The loser is Chris Paul, who had h...
04:52, 07/12/2019

Jimmy Kimmel says 'politicians don't seem to care what we think anymore' Jimmy Kimmel is aware that there is an "expectation" that he and other late-night hosts will address tragic events like the two mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, and while he wishes they "didn't have to," he sees it as necessity....
06:13, 08/06/2019

Paul Fenton Can't Hurt You Anymore, Minnesota The good news is that the Minnesota Wild were not too stupid or too stubborn to cut their losses, firing Paul Fenton after just a single season as GM. The bad news is that in that limited time he managed to worsen the roster, shit up the front office...
01:39, 07/31/2019

Microsoft is listening to you via your Xbox One (Update: not anymore) Update (August 22, 2019): In a story published on August 21, Microsoft told Vice it’s stopped listening to recordings from Xbox products: We stopped reviewing any voice content taken through Xbox for product improvement purposes a number of months ag...
08:13, 08/22/2019

Apple isn’t even trying anymore to keep its unreleased AR headset a secret In the days leading up to Apple’s iPhone 11 event, we learned that Apple is already testing some sort of augmented reality (AR) device that will work in conjunction with iPhones. Code in an iOS 13 beta as well as new icons suggested that the so...
18:26, 09/11/2019

Why fans keep watching 'The Walking Dead' even though they don't like it anymore Dissatisfaction with the show began to build within the fan community and intensified during season eight, when large numbers of fans gave up on the show....
20:39, 08/04/2019

My Front Door Doesn't Have a Keyhole Anymore, And I Love It We’re not that far away from the keyless future depicted in sci-fi movies. Even when it’s still hard to find smart locks that combine modern design with great functionality, the Yale Assure Smart Lock manages to stand out in all areas....
23:39, 07/08/2019

The New York Times doesn’t write headlines anymore – the mob does The editor of The New York Times said an interesting thing the other day: He doesn’t do the front page. “I don’t lay out the page. I don’t pick the front-page stories,” Dean Baquet, lead editor of the paper, told the Columbia Journalism Review after ...
19:52, 08/07/2019

Apple won’t let other people listen to your Siri recordings anymore unless you opt-in A report a few days ago revealed that third-parties listen to parts of Siri voice recordings to improve the accuracy of the service. A former employee for one of this Siri grading companies claimed that humans “regularly hear confidential medic...
12:52, 08/02/2019

Andrew Miller to Mickey Callaway: You’re not in Cleveland anymore Cardinals reliever Andrew Miller has a lot of respect for his former pitching coach, Mickey Callaway, and he thinks he knows the root of his struggles as a manager for the Mets. It’s New York. Two of Miller’s three seasons with the Indians (following...
16:52, 06/17/2019

Fox hosts used to decry the notion of talking to dictators. Not anymore. Fox News routinely slammed President Barack Obama for shaking hands with, talking to or writing letters to authoritarians. Then Donald Trump was elected....
22:00, 07/02/2019

The Penguins aren’t trying to trade Phil Kessel anymore Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford confirmed rumors of Phil Kessel vetoing a recent trade to the Minnesota Wild. “We had a trade and at that point he didn’t want to go. That’s it,” Rutherford told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Monday...
01:26, 06/18/2019

Pool Slides: They're Not Just for Swim Team Practice Anymore The year is 1994. Keanu Reeves is the biggest box office heartthrob on the planet, Donald Trump is saying stupid shit on TV, and pool slides are the epitome of style for an entire generation....
03:13, 06/15/2019

FIFA 20 and Other EA Games Won't Be Exclusive to Amazon India Anymore FIFA 20, Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order, Need for Speed 2019 and the rest of EA's lineup won't be on Amazon India exclusively, and will soon be available via Flipkart and other channels....
10:13, 05/02/2019

The Federal Minimum Wage Doesn't Really Matter Anymore The national payfloor of $7.25 an hour hasn’t been adjusted for a decade, the longest it has ever gone unchanged. Here’s why workers can shrug it off....
14:01, 08/11/2019

Bass fishing with a fly rod? Try it – they're not just for trout anymore “Fly-rodding for bass is just another way of throwing a lure out there,” says Orvis' Tom Rosenbauer. "It’s not some black art. It’s another kind of fishing rod."       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Quentin Tarantino’s exploitation has no place in Hollywood anymore Quentin Tarantino’s new movie, “Once Upon a Time in . . . Hollywood,” is a love letter to the film industry days of yore — the late ’60s, to be exact. Men were men, female actors were “starlets” and the words “Me too” had yet to be hashtagged. It sho...
03:00, 07/26/2019

Ebooks Purchased From Microsoft Will Be Deleted This Month Because You Don't Really Own Anything Anymore Anyone who bought ebooks through the Microsoft Store is in for a rude shock in the coming days. The good news? You can get a refund. The bad news? All of your books are going to be deleted this month.Read more......
12:26, 07/01/2019

Orlando won't use Amazon's facial recognition software anymore Orlando has canceled Amazon's facial recognition pilot following a series of technical problems and other issues, according to Orlando Weekly. The city started testing the facial recognition software -- which, according to a study, shows gender ...
11:39, 07/19/2019

"We're Not Losing Anymore": Trump Accuses India Of Charging "Big Tariffs" US President Donald Trump has criticised India's "big tariffs" on American paper products and the iconic Harley-Davidson bikes, saying the US has been losing billions of dollars to countries like......
11:39, 04/29/2019

New Line Is Working on a Space Invaders Movie, and Nothing Surprises Me Anymore This job does things to you, folks. Once, I would be surprised and bemused by the things Hollywood tries to turn into major franchises in 2019. I might observe how the truth now matches what we used to make up as parody. But, look, Battleship is a re...
21:00, 07/13/2019

Mortgage crisis ‘villain’ Angelo Mozilo: ‘I don’t care’ anymore Angelo Mozilo is done being the villain. Speaking at an exclusive hedge fund conference in Las Vegas this week, the disgraced former head of Countrywide Financial said he doesn’t care that he is still being held responsible for the 2008 financial mel...
07:39, 05/10/2019

Carmelo Anthony Says He Doesn't Understand Why The Rockets Didn't Want Him Anymore I can’t decide what’s weirder: the realization that Carmelo Anthony’s NBA career is likely all the way over, or remembering that Carmelo Anthony played in an NBA game as recently as this past season. He bombed out of the rotation in Houston after 10 ...
22:26, 08/02/2019

Season 3 of Stranger Things Proves It Isn’t Really a TV Show Anymore—It’s a Franchise It’s a good thing Hawkins, Ind. isn’t a real place, because if it did exist, we’d have no choice but to wipe it off the map. Like Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s Sunnydale, Calif.—which was built atop a Hellmouth that ultimat...
11:26, 06/30/2019

Apple isn’t the most cash-rich company in the world anymore, but it doesn’t matter Google co-founder Larry Page is now CEO of Alphabet. (credit: Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) You've probably heard it before: Apple has more money in the bank than any other corporation on Earth, thanks to huge profit margins on its products and a...
05:52, 08/06/2019

Mark Steyn on Hillary Clinton: 'This isn't funny anymore,' She's responsible for the last 2 years Conservative commentator Mark Steyn responded Thursday to Hillary Clinton's latest television appearance calling the former Democratic presidential nominee "a disgrace," blaming her for the Russia investigation because "she didn't know how to lose."...
06:26, 05/03/2019

Trump's Kashmir Mediation Offer "Not On Table Anymore": India's US Envoy US President Donald Trump has made it clear that his offer of mediation on Kashmir is "not on the table anymore", a top Indian diplomat said on Monday....
08:39, 08/13/2019

Adequate Man I Can’t Tell Who The Fuck Is Joking Anymore | The Slot I Spent a Week Interrogating My Adequate Man I Can’t Tell Who The Fuck Is Joking Anymore | The Slot I Spent a Week Interrogating My Dislike of Pete Buttigieg and These Are My Findings | Splinter It’s Looking Like Trump Wasn’t Bluffing | The Root Miami Officer Acquitted of Attempted...
02:26, 06/19/2019

AOC says Trump 'relished' rally chant about Omar, doesn't want to be president anymore Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., disputed President Trump's account of his Wednesday rally in North Carolina, claiming that he "relished" the audience's chants about sending Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., back to her native country....
01:00, 07/21/2019

To meet development goals, UN agriculture agency ‘cannot only focus on tackling hunger anymore’ Innovating agriculture and promoting nutrition-sensitive food systems top the Food and Agriculture Agency’s (FAO) to-do list, its chief told the United Nations agriculture agency’s governing council on Monday, saying "we cannot only focus on tackling...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Idris Elba doesn't want to talk about being the first black James Bond anymore: 'You just get disheartened' Although he’s been long-rumored for the role, Idris Elba doesn’t like the racial connotations that come with discussions about being the next James Bond....
18:52, 06/28/2019

Sorry, binge-lovers: Some of Netflix’s newest shows won’t be released as full seasons anymore Netflix is soon to face some of its toughest challenges yet, thanks in part to the imminent launch in November of Disney+ with the massive pile of streaming content it’s already assembled to offer fans of Disney’s myriad brands plenty to ...
19:00, 09/03/2019

Kristin Cavallari Is Taking Applications For an Uncommon James VP: "I Just Can't Be Putting Out Fires Anymore!" Kristin Cavallari handles work-life balance like a boss. But even she can't do it all on her own! Over the last 10 weeks, Very Cavallari fans have watched the Uncommon James founder......
06:00, 05/13/2019

Girl claiming to be daughter of man caught kissing over dead lion responds: 'I don’t consider you my dad anymore' After facing the wrath of the internet, things might have gotten even worse for an infamous hunting couple. Their daughter reportedly plans on never speaking to them again....
03:26, 07/19/2019

"Not Respected Anymore": Rahul Gandhi Jabs Election Body As Polling Ends Congress president Rahul Gandhi launched a fresh attack on the Election Commission just as the Lok Sabha polls ended today, alleging that it had yielded to the ruling BJP despite having the......
17:39, 05/19/2019

It’s not just the Russians anymore as Iranians and others turn up disinformation efforts ahead of 2020 vote It's not just Russia. Election disnformation experts say Iran and several other nations have developed substantial capacity to wage Russian-style information operations in the United States ahead of next year’s election. That means American voters ar...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Chinese government worker charged with visa fraud, allegedly tried to get Chinese recruiters into US A Chinese government employee working in the United States has been charged with visa fraud for allegedly trying to bring Chinese recruiters into America by claiming they were scholars who needed research visas, the Justice Department said Monday....
09:52, 09/18/2019

U.S. and Chinese Trade Teams Are in Contact Ahead of the G-20 Summit, a Chinese Official Says (BEIJING) — Chinese and U.S. trade negotiators are discussing ways to resolve disputes ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit in Japan later this week, a Chinese official said Monday. The sides were...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Juul co-founder: Altria invested to change company so it 'doesn't kill people anymore' Juul Labs co-founder and Chief Product Officer James Monsees said that Altria invested in the e-cigarette maker to change their company to no longer kill....
01:52, 07/26/2019

Texas woman shoots suspected robber trying to grab purse: 'I shot until I couldn't shoot anymore' A Texas woman shot at two suspected robbers, wounding one early Tuesday morning when they allegedly reached into her car to grab her purse, according to a report....
20:26, 09/04/2019

Why won't 'Game of Thrones' kill off its major characters anymore? Sunday's battle episode of HBO's "Game of Thrones" was deadly, but in all the wrong ways. For a show that built its reputation on its ruthlessness, why won't it kill off anyone important anymore?        ...
01:39, 04/30/2019

Where do the Nationals and Davey Martinez go from here? Can the Nats turn things around and salvage the season? Or will they continue to underachieve and be a deadline seller? Their manager's job hangs in the balance....
14:52, 05/27/2019

MLB notebook: Nationals ace Scherzer on 10-day IL The Washington Nationals placed ace right-hander Max Scherzer on the 10-day injured list on Saturday due to back issues. The move is retroactive to July 10....
08:26, 07/14/2019

Dodgers’ Ryu loses no-hit bid in 8th vs Nationals LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu of the Los Angeles Dodgers has lost his no-hit bid with one out in the eighth inning when Gerardo Parra doubled for the Washington Nationals. Parra drove Ryu’s 105th pitch to deep left-center and it bounced over ...
05:39, 05/13/2019

Nationals are in shambles, and the scapegoating seems near Tuesday night ended with Bryce Harper’s first Phillies grand slam. Wednesday began with the Nationals boss blaming everyone — manager included — for the team’s turtle-like start. And their Wednesday afternoon finished in utter...
02:13, 05/09/2019

Diamondbacks hit 4 HRs off Strasburg, beat Nationals 10-3 Ketel Marte hit two of Arizona's four solo homers off Stephen Strasburg and the Diamondbacks beat the Washington Nationals 10-3       ...
04:00, 06/16/2019

Scherzer goes over 200 Ks as Nationals beat Orioles 8-4 Max Scherzer struck out eight to reach the 200-mark for an eighth straight season, Kurt Suzuki homered and drove in four runs, and the Washington Nationals cruised past the Baltimore Orioles 8-4       ...
06:13, 08/29/2019

How the Nationals won a series for the first time in a month It has been a grim start for Washington, but with Gerardo Parra providing a spark Thursday, the Nats and their fans finally have something to shout about....
13:26, 05/17/2019

Mets stun Doolittle, Nationals in 8th for 6-1 win NEW YORK (AP) — Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run homer in his first at-bat for the Mets and New York rallied to beat the Nationals 6-1 We...
04:39, 05/23/2019

Nationals put up 10 runs in 5th, 6 in 6th, beat Reds 17-7 Anthony Rendon, Kurt Suzuki and Adam Eaton hit homers in a 10-run fifth that included an RBI single from Stephen Strasburg, and the Washington Nationals tacked on another six runs in the next inning to rout the Cincinnati Reds 17-7    ...
03:39, 08/15/2019

US To Deport Over 70 "Illegal" Pakistani Nationals The US will deport over 70 "illegal" Pakistani nationals and a special chartered plane will bring them back on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said Tuesday....
19:26, 05/14/2019

Nationals vs. Cubs: Joe Ross will get it done for Washington Something fishy is going on in the water at Lake Champlain. A woman fishing there caught what appears to be a trout with two mouths. Scientists say the aggressive bully, who constantly contradicts himself by spewing out of both sides of his mouth wil...
16:13, 08/24/2019

Dodgers vs. Nationals: Take the Under in this pitchers’ duel Entering play on Thursday, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Washington Nationals both would be in the playoffs, so Friday’s showdown in D.C. could be an October preview. Aside from one bad start on June 28 in Colorado, the Dodgers’ Hyun-jin Ryu has been n...
22:39, 07/26/2019

31 foreign nationals busted in ICE crackdown Federal officials nabbed 31 foreign nationals in New York for U.S. immigration laws in a five-day crackdown. Nearly all of those picked up by Immigration and Customs Enforcement between May 19 and 23 had stayed in the U.S. after being ordered to leav...
18:13, 05/26/2019

The Mets’ magical run has all led up to this series with the Nationals Michael Conforto is among the handful of Mets who actually remembers what it’s like to play in a big series for the team this late in the season. There was the improbable push to the postseason in 2016, when the Mets won 27 of their final 40 games to...
07:00, 08/09/2019

Nationals 2B Dozier departs after getting hit by pitch WASHINGTON (AP) — Nationals second baseman Brian Dozier left a game Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox after he was hit on his right arm by a pitch. Chicago starter Reynaldo Lopez hit Dozier as he was leading off the second inning. Dozier wa...
04:13, 06/05/2019

Asdrúbal Cabrera’s versatility could become key for the Nationals He won’t be asked to give the Nationals everyday at-bats or the pop Kendrick provided, but if he can be a plug-and-play option, and a versatile bat off the bench, he’ll fill some big needs....
00:13, 08/13/2019

Max Scherzer has been a $210 million steal for the Nationals An ESPN poll of 35 MLB executives dubbed Scherzer's deal the “Worst Free Agent Signing” and “Most Outrageous Contract” of the 2015 offseason. That turned out to be fake news....
22:39, 06/20/2019

Scherzer strikes out 14 as Nationals top Tigers, 2-1 Max Scherzer struck out 14 against his former team and Anthony Rendon homered for the second straight game as the Washington Nationals topped the Detroit Tigers 2-1       ...
22:39, 06/30/2019

Nationals hit 3 HRs, complete sweep of Phillies with 7-4 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rendon and Victor Robles homered in a four-run sixth inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 Thursday night to complete a sweep of their rain-shortened series. Rendon led off the sixth with a ...
06:13, 06/21/2019

Diamondbacks vs. Nationals: Strasburg will outduel Ray Former Pro Bowl center Ryan Kalil has come out of retirement to join the J-E-T-S. Sources tell Stitches an upset Mike Francesa called it an embarrassing move. No word yet on if Kalil will have an $8.99-per-month app. The Yankees, looking to bolster t...
01:52, 08/04/2019

Meghan McCain opens up about 'horrendous' miscarriage: 'I am not hiding anymore' Meghan McCain, 34, opens up about a "horrendous" miscarriage she suffered weeks ago. "To the end of my days I will remember this child," she says.        ...
02:13, 07/20/2019

Scherzer, Dozier lead Nationals over Padres, 4-1 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Max Scherzer struck out nine in seven strong innings and Brian Dozier hit a two-run home run for his 1,000th career hit to lead the Washington Nationals to a 4-1 victory against the San Diego Padres on Saturday night. Scherzer (4-5) ...
08:39, 06/09/2019

Nationals hit 4 straight homers in 8th to stun Padres 5-2 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon hit consecutive home runs off Craig Stammen with one out in the eighth inning and Stephen Strasburg beat his hometown team again as the Washington Nationals defeated the San ...
04:39, 06/10/2019

Cubs vs. Nationals: Take the under in Scherzer-Hamels battle The Nationals’ Max Scherzer is 2-4, but has still been dominant despite the record and should be involved in a solid pitchers’ duel on Friday with Cole Hamels and the visiting Cubs. Scherzer’s 3.64 ERA is over-inflated given that he has not had...
22:52, 05/17/2019

Nationals vs. Reds: Take Patrick Corbin and Washington The Washington Nationals finally have their key position players healthy which makes their one big woe a bullpen that is dead last in the MLB in ERA. The best way to mitigate that is by not going to it and with Patrick Corbin on the mound, it is alwa...
22:52, 05/31/2019

Hudson, Kendrick lead Nationals over Cardinals Pitcher Daniel Hudson recorded a six-out save and Howie Kendrick went 3 for 4 with a homer in a Washington Nationals win against the St. Louis Cardinals....
14:13, 09/18/2019

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

MLB notebook: Nationals slug 8 homers against Brewers The Washington Nationals capped off a productive week on offense by slugging a franchise-record-tying eight home runs in a 16-8 rout of the visiting Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday afternoon....
20:00, 08/19/2019

Nationals overhaul bullpen with three additions on deadline day MLB's worst bullpen gets reinforcements from right-handers Daniel Hudson and Hunter Strickland, and lefty Roenis Elias.       ...
03:13, 08/01/2019

Adams helps Nationals beat Diamondbacks 3-0 Late lineup addition Matt Adams broke a scoreless tie with a sixth-inning double and Joe Ross won his first game in more than two years when Washington opened a nine-game road trip with a 3-0 victory at Arizona       ...
18:13, 08/03/2019

Nationals’ Scherzer hit in face during bunting drill WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer took a ball off the face during a bunting drill on Tuesday. Manager Dave Martinez said before the Nationals faced the Phillies that he hadn’t yet gotten a chance to check on Scherzer. ...
02:26, 06/19/2019

What Nationals can learn from Yankees if they choose to be sellers In the days leading up to the 2016 trade deadline, Yankees officials believed they were going to deal Aroldis Chapman to the Nationals and Andrew Miller to the Cubs. A proposal that seemed acceptable to both sides to move Chapman to Washington was on...
07:52, 05/16/2019

Nationals continue onslaught with 4 HRs, pound Pirates 13-0 Asdrúbal Cabrera hit the last of Washington's four home runs and drove in five runs, and three relievers combined for 6 2/3 innings of one-hit ball as the Nationals thumped the Pittsburgh Pirates 13-0       ...
08:00, 08/20/2019

Turner, Nationals beat Cubs 7-2 for 4th straight win Trea Turner reached base four times and scored twice, Yan Gomes and Howie Kendrick each drove in two runs and the surging Washington Nationals beat the Chicago Cubs 7-2       ...
04:13, 08/25/2019

MLB power rankings: Red-hot Nationals set for run at division title The Braves have led the division since June, but the red-hot Nationals are going to make it interesting in September.       ...
18:00, 08/26/2019

Mets Rebound to Beat Nationals and Win Series A day after giving up seven runs in the ninth inning of an 11-10 loss, the Mets’ bullpen held up and gave the Mets two wins in their three-game series....
09:26, 09/05/2019

Stephen Strasburg ‘immaculate’ for surging Nationals Steven Strasburg fired the first “immaculate inning” of his career in the Nationals’ 3-1 win over the Marlins on Wednesday night in Washington. In the top of the fourth, Strasburg struck out the side on nine pitches. The right-hande...
06:26, 07/04/2019

Hedges caps Padres’ rally in 5-4 win vs Nationals SAN DIEGO (AP) — Austin Hedges’ RBI single with two outs in the ninth capped a two-run rally off Sean Doolittle and gave the San Diego Padres a 5-4 victory over the Washington Nationals on Friday night. Hedges’ single brought in rookie Jo...
11:52, 06/08/2019

Strasburg strikes out 11, Nationals hold off Braves 5-4 ATLANTA (AP) — Stephen Strasburg matched his season high with 11 strikeouts in seven innings and the Washington Nationals took the lead on three straight walks to beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Tuesday night. Howie Kendrick had three hits, including ...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Watch: Nationals hit four straight homers in win over Padres The Washington Nationals hit four consecutive home runs for the second time in three years in Sunday's 5-2 victory over the San Diego Padres at Petco Park....
20:39, 06/10/2019

Parra homers against former team, Nationals top Giants 4-1 Gerardo Parra hit a three-run homer against his former team, Joe Ross pitched six shutout innings of three-hit ball and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep of the San Francisco Giants with a 4-1 win      &#...
05:00, 08/08/2019

Scherzer strikes out 10, Nationals beat Arizona 7-3 WASHINGTON (AP) — Max Scherzer struck out 10 in seven innings, Anthony Rendon and Howie Kendrick homered and the Washington Nationals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3 on Friday night. Scherzer (5-5) leads the National League with 136 strikeouts....
06:52, 06/15/2019

Gomes helps Nationals pull away for win over Cubs Yan Gomes went 2-for-5 with two doubles and two RBIs, and the Washington Nationals pulled away for a 7-2 win over the host Chicago Cubs on Saturday afternoon....
03:52, 08/25/2019

Nationals' Scherzer starting with broken nose Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer is starting the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Philadelphia Phillies despite a broken nose....
01:52, 06/20/2019

Corbin pitches shutout in Nationals 5-0 win over Marlins Patrick Corbin pitched a four-hit shutout, Yan Gomes hit a three-run RBI double in the fourth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-0 on Saturday        ...
02:00, 05/26/2019

Turner homers again as Nationals beat White Sox 12-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Trea Turner homered in the second straight game, Aníbal Sánchez pitched into the seventh and the Washington Nationals beat the Chicago White Sox 12-1 on Monday night. Turner tripled and scored in the third, went deep against Odrisamer ...
05:39, 06/11/2019

Castillo, Jiménez power White Sox to 7-5 win over Nationals CHICAGO (AP) — Eloy Jiménez believes he’s much improved since the start of the season and will continue to grow throughout his rookie year. Welington Castillo hit a grand slam and Jiménez homered at home for the first time, powering the Chicago...
07:13, 06/12/2019

Mets snap 5-game skid with 5-3 win over Nationals NEW YORK (AP) — Amed Rosario and Pete Alonso homered in the first inning as the New York Mets, after learning embattled manager Mickey Callaway is staying around, broke out of their offensive funk a bit to beat the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Monday ...
08:13, 05/21/2019

Nationals 3B Anthony Rendon to IL after missing 7 of 8 games Nationals 3B Anthony Rendon finally heading to injured list with bruised left elbow after sitting out 7 of Washington's past 8 games        ...
21:13, 04/30/2019

Nationals ace Max Scherzer to return against Rockies on Thursday After optioning Erick Fedde back to the Class AA Harrisburg Senators, Washington recalled catcher Raudy Read from the Class AAA Fresno Grizzlies in his place....
00:00, 07/25/2019

Strasburg fastest to 1,500 Ks, Nationals beat Cardinals 2-1 Stephen Strasburg reached 1,500 strikeouts in fewer innings than any pitcher in major league history, and the Washington Nationals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 after a long rain delay to salvage the finale of a four-game series    ...
08:39, 05/03/2019

Nationals place ace Max Scherzer on 10-day injury list The Washington Nationals have placed Max Scherzer on the 10-day injury list because the ace right-hander has a mid-back strain       ...
01:52, 07/14/2019

Corbin shuts down Dodgers again in Nationals’ 6-0 victory LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patrick Corbin shut down the Los Angeles Dodgers’ powerful lineup again, pitching the Washington Nationals to a 6-0 victory Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. Corbin fired seven smooth innings and Howie Kendr...
08:00, 05/10/2019

Nationals vs. Braves: Take Patrick Corbin and Washington Should I stay or should I go? Another tough spot for Mayor de Blasio this weekend. At the same time his presidential campaign heats up, the heat index in New York will be in the 105-110 degree range. With power outages expected, de Blasio surely want...
01:13, 07/20/2019

Four British nationals arrested in eastern China Four British nationals have been arrested in eastern China, the British Embassy in Beijing said Friday, amid escalating diplomatic tension between the two countries....
11:26, 07/12/2019

Ryu carries no-hitter into 8th, Dodgers blank Nationals 6-0 Hyun-Jin Ryu took a no-hitter into the eighth inning, Corey Seager hit a grand slam and the Los Angeles Dodgers blanked the Washington Nationals 6-0 to split a four-game series that featured three shutouts        ...
01:39, 05/13/2019

'Reckless' plan to cut off free movement alarms EU nationals European citizens in UK fear they could be caught up in hostile environment policies‘It’s a sign of panic’: EU nationals on the UK’s threatPlans to end freedom of movement for EU citizens immediately after a no-deal Brexit have caused anxiety and con...
21:39, 08/19/2019

Tommy Johnson Jr. wins Route 66 NHRA Nationals JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to his first Funny Car victory since the end of the 2017 season, beating Robert Hight in an explosive final round Sunday at the Route 66 NHRA Nationals. Johnson’s Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat had an engi...
03:00, 06/03/2019

Mets Wait Out Max Scherzer and Rally Against the Nationals’ Bullpen Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, and Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run homer in his first at-bat for the Mets....
15:52, 05/23/2019

Nationals' bullpen collapse gives Orioles 9-2 victory Trey Mancini hit two home runs and Baltimore pummeled the Washington Nationals' ineffective bullpen in a 9-2 victory that provided the Orioles with a split of the two-game interleague series       ...
08:39, 07/18/2019

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals’ rally for 6-5 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory Sunday night. Chicago led 6-1 before Washington closed to within a run on a three-run homer by Anthony ...
07:00, 05/20/2019

Nationals vs. Twins: Patrick Corbin will shut down Minnesota Top 10 Democrats debate Thursday. Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris will be joined by Andrew Yang, who made the cut and celebrated by crowd-surfing above his supporters. Mayor de Blasio opted to walk from his rally, fearin...
21:13, 09/12/2019

Cubs vs. Nationals: Kyle Hendricks will beat Washington New Jersey Dept. of Transportation is expecting more than 100,000 fans at MetLife Stadium this weekend to see Korean boy band BTS, short for “Beyond the Scene” not “Bankrupt taking Stitches.” The chaos is not sitting well with state officials. And wi...
14:52, 05/19/2019

Joe Maddon’s delivery protest draws ire of Nationals’ closer WASHINGTON — Cubs manager Joe Maddon said he was seeking fairness when he questioned the legality of Washington Nationals closer Sean Doolittle’s delivery in the ninth inning Saturday night and ultimately protested the game. That wasn’t D...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Corbin, Nationals beat Rockies 2-0 to sweep doubleheader Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon homered, and the Washington Nationals beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 in the first game of a doubleheader       ...
06:52, 07/25/2019

Two Indian Nationals Arrested Without Valid Visa In Sri Lanka Two more Indian nationals have been arrested by police in Colombo for violating Sri Lankan immigration laws during their stay in the country, authorities said....
13:39, 05/01/2019

Nationals reinstate Sean Doolittle, Ryan Zimmerman from IL Washington Nationals reinstate closer Sean Doolittle and first baseman Ryan Zimmerman from the 10-day injured list       ...
21:00, 09/01/2019

Dinged-up Nationals put their depth on display, hold on for a 7-6 win over the Reds With Juan Soto watching and Erick Fedde on the mound, the Nats nearly gave the game away late but still started their six-game homestand with a victory....
12:13, 08/13/2019

The Nationals Are Having A Hard Time Adjusting To Their Self-Imposed Mediocrity The 13–17 Washington Nationals made the oddly timed decision Thursday night to fire pitching coach Derek Lilliquist, immediately following a 2–1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals. The Nationals hold the 23rd-ranked team earned run average in baseb...
05:00, 05/04/2019

"Anti-Nationals": Bengal BJP Chief On Aparna Sen, Others Who Wrote To PM West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh on Wednesday described the eminent citizens, who have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over lynching incidents, as "anti-nationals" and alleged that they......
17:52, 07/24/2019

Mets explode in eighth to topple Nationals for third straight win Mickey Callaway didn’t mince words before the Mets went for their third straight win over the Nationals on Wednesday at Citi Field: “We’ve got to win some games. We have to approach this like it’s the playoffs.’’ It took a while, but his team finally...
06:39, 05/23/2019

Max Scherzer, the Nationals’ snorting, stomping ace, has a night we won’t forget Pitching seven scoreless innings while banged up and bruised a day after breaking his nose, Scherzer provided the kind of effort that can turn a season around....
07:39, 06/20/2019

Bruised ace Scherzer leads Nationals to sweep of Phillies Max Scherzer shrugged off a broken nose and a black eye to throw seven shutout innings, Brian Dozier and Victor Robles hit solo homers, and the Washington Nationals completed a day-night doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies with a 2-0... ...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Nationals’ stunning rally over the Mets could be a springboard toward October Arguably the greatest regular season win since the franchise moved to D.C. may have dealt the Mets a lethal psychological blow while casting the Nats as a serious postseason contender....
14:00, 09/04/2019

Nationals manager Dave Martinez has heart procedure Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez did not travel with the team for their series opener against the St. Louis Cardinals due to his need for a heart procedure....
17:39, 09/17/2019

Back in action at last, Nationals open doubleheader with 6-2 win over Phillies Gerardo Parra — with his new walk-up music, children’s anthem “Baby Shark” — delivered at the plate and defensively, and Patrick Corbin bounced back....
00:26, 06/20/2019

How the NL Central race could benefit the Nationals’ postseason push Two series between the NL Central’s top two teams could become the league’s most important to end the season — and the Nationals should be thankful they’re happening....
16:26, 09/17/2019

Broken nose and black eye can’t stop Nationals’ Max Scherzer WASHINGTON — With a broken nose, pronounced black eye and seven shutout innings, Max Scherzer provided a striking capper to the Washington Nationals’ day-night doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies. Scherzer himself? He shrugged off h...
16:52, 06/20/2019

Nationals to extend protective netting at All-Star break Washington Nationals to extend protective netting during All-Star break after recent injuries in baseball increased focus on fan safety       ...
22:39, 06/20/2019

Soroka silences Nationals' bats in 5-0 Braves win Mike Soroka allowed one hit over six innings, Ozzie Albies had three hits including a home run and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 5-0       ...
07:26, 09/14/2019

Cain, Brewers top Nationals 6-0; Rendon ejected in return MILWAUKEE (AP) — Lorenzo Cain’s three-run double with two outs in the seventh inning broke a scoreless tie and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 6-0 Tuesday night for their fifth straight win. Nationals star Anthony Rendon had...
05:39, 05/08/2019

Nationals to extend protective netting almost all the way to foul poles Washington becomes the latest team to enact the safety measure, which comes just a few weeks after a four-year-old girl was struck by a foul ball during a game between the Cubs and Astros....
22:39, 06/20/2019

Turner hits for 2nd cycle, Nationals rout Rockies 11-1 Trea Turner hit his second career cycle, Stephen Strasburg earned his major league-leading 13th win and the Washington Nationals routed the Colorado Rockies 11-1       ...
05:52, 07/24/2019

Smith HR, 6 RBIs, leads Kershaw, Dodgers over Nationals 9-3 Rookie catcher Will Smith homered and drove in six runs, leading Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Washington Nationals 9-3       ...
02:13, 07/28/2019

Guatemala says U.S. deal applies to Honduran, Salvadoran nationals Guatemala has signed a migration agreement with the United States that would apply to citizens from Honduras and El Salvador, the Guatemalan government said in a statement on Friday....
23:39, 07/26/2019

Nuclear energy: Nationals MPs welcome AWU support for domestic industry Union to tell parliamentary committee it’s ‘ludicrous’ to export uranium but not benefit from the energy source at homeNationals MPs have welcomed support from the Australian Workers’ Union for a domestic nuclear industry, as the union calls on progr...
01:13, 09/20/2019

Nationals dealt Max Scherzer blow for Mets series As the Mets, suddenly contenders for an NL wild card, prepare to play host to the Nationals this weekend in a key test, they won’t have to face Washington’s best pitcher, Max Scherzer. There was hope that the three-time Cy Young winner, who spent mos...
05:00, 08/08/2019

Rhys Hoskins’ 3-run homer lifts Phillies over Nationals 4-2 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rhys Hoskins hit a three-run homer, Jerad Eickhoff threw five crisp innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 on Friday night. After Kurt Suzuki went deep off Seranthony Dominguez (3-0) to give the Na...
06:52, 05/04/2019

Sanchez beats old team, lead Nationals over Tigers, 3-1 DETROIT (AP) — Anibal Sanchez beat his former team for his third win in four starts, Juan Soto hit his 14th home run of the season and the Washington Nationals beat the Detroit Tigers 3-1 on Friday night. Sanchez (4-6), who went 46-49 for the Tigers ...
05:13, 06/29/2019

Corbin pitches 8 scoreless, Nationals beat Pirates 11-1 Patrick Corbin pitched eight scoreless innings to remain unbeaten in more than two months, and Asdrúbal Cabrera's three-run home run capped a six-run third as the Washington Nationals rolled to an 11-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates ...
07:52, 08/22/2019

Nationals release struggling reliever Trevor Rosenthal WASHINGTON (AP) — Right-hander Trevor Rosenthal has been released by the Washington Nationals, who ran out patience waiting for the reliever to return to form. Rosenthal ends his three-month stint in Washington with a 0-1 record and an unsightly 22.7...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Braves vs. Nationals: Sanchez will continue success vs. Atlanta A report this week said Bob Baffert’s Triple Crown winner, Justify, failed a drug test prior to the 2018 Derby. Baffert suggested the result was caused not by illegal drugs but by contaminated food. This just in … the Patriots have signed Bob B...
23:00, 09/15/2019

The Nationals Have Finally Freed Themselves From The Curse Of Trevor Rosenthal If you listen closely with your ear towards a swamp-like city near the mid-Atlantic, you’ll be able to hear the faint sounds of mild optimism returning to the minds and spirits of the dozens of Nationals fans in the DC-metro area. The reason for this...
23:52, 06/23/2019

Fierce storms hit Greece killing six foreign nationals Six foreign nationals, including two children, were killed and more than 100 other people injured after gale-force winds, rain and hailstorms lashed northern Greece late on Wednesday, uprooting trees and collapsing roofs, authorities said....
10:00, 07/11/2019

Mets’ gamble backfires in forgettable loss to Nationals WASHINGTON — The gamble to give Wilmer Font a shot against the Nationals in this short-handed Mets rotation resembled a sucker’s bet almost from the start Wednesday night. With Zack Wheeler on full rest and Jacob deGrom behind him, manager Mickey Cal...
07:52, 05/16/2019

Carter Kieboom is the hero until he isn’t in a dramatic Nationals debut Kieboom hits the tying home run in the eighth and then strikes out to end the game with the bases loaded in the ninth in Washington’s 4-3 loss to the Padres....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Ex-Mets fan favorite Asdrubal Cabrera lands with Nationals The Mets on Monday saw Robinson Cano hit the injured list and a possible option to replace him get plucked off the scrap heap by a rival. Former Amazin’ fan favorite Asdrubal Cabrera signed with the Nationals, according to MLB Network, followin...
05:52, 08/06/2019

Casali homers off Corbin, Reds beat Nationals 9-3 CINCINNATI (AP) — Curt Casali hit a three-run homer off Patrick Corbin, who had one of the worst starts of his career, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 9-3 Friday night to end the Nationals’ streak of eight straight wins at Great America...
07:13, 06/01/2019

Nationals vs. White Sox: Anibal Sanchez will shut down Chicago Belmont Stakes draw was held at Citi Field. Bodexpress, who threw jockey John Velazquez after leaving the gate in the Preakness, will be ridden by Yoenis Cespedes. … Campaign update: Mayor de Blasio seen bugging people in South Carolina, the Pa...
16:13, 06/05/2019

Matt Adams’ 3-run homer lifts Nationals over Marlins 7-5 MIAMI (AP) — Matt Adams hit a three-run homer to lead the Washington Nationals over the Miami Marlins 7-5 on Wednesday night. Patrick Corbin pitched seven solid innings and snapped a four-game road losing streak. Corbin (7-5) allowed one run and thre...
05:13, 06/27/2019

Corbin Ks 11, Robles homers as Nationals beat Mets 5-1 WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin struck out 11 in eight strong innings and Victor Robles homered to help the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Wednesday night. Anthony Rendon had three hits for Washington (17-25), which had lost seve...
03:52, 05/16/2019

Corbin shuts down Dodgers again in Nationals' 6-0 victory Patrick Corbin shut down the Los Angeles Dodgers' powerful lineup again, pitching the Washington Nationals to a 6-0 victory in the opener of a four-game series        ...
11:52, 05/10/2019

Renfroe, Lucchesi lead Padres past Nationals, 5-4 Hunter Renfroe hit a two-run home run and left-hander Joey Lucchesi settled down after falling behind 4-0 in the first inning to help the San Diego Padres beat the Washington Nationals 5-4        ...
08:00, 06/07/2019

3 Pak Nationals Detained With Gold Worth Over Rs 23 Lakh In Rajasthan Three Pakistani nationals were detained with gold worth over Rs 23 lakh from Munabao railway station near the India-Pakistan border in Rajasthan's Barmer district, Customs officials said today....
15:00, 06/16/2019

Ridiculous rally sends red-hot Mets to wild win over Nationals The Mets wanted to see how they would fare against better competition after resurrecting their season versus lowly opponents. They got a pretty good answer Friday night, with one of their most dramatic victories of the season. With the Mets trailing ...
09:00, 08/10/2019

Ron Capps leads Funny Car qualifying at NHRA Nationals NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Ron Capps led Funny Car qualifying Friday night in the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals. Capps had a 3.879-second pass at 329.18 mph in a Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. “Conditions here are always good when the sun goes d...
05:39, 06/22/2019

Blue Jays trade reliever Hudson to Nationals KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Toronto Blue Jays continued to deal ahead of Wednesday's trade deadline, sending right-handed relief pitcher Daniel Hudson to the Washington Nationals for right-hander Kyle Johnston....
06:52, 08/01/2019

Mets castoff T.J. Rivera getting chance with rival Nationals T.J. Rivera’s agent initially was hesitant to let the former Met try to resurrect his career with the Long Island Ducks of the lowly Independent Atlantic League. But it took only a month for Rivera’s decision to reject his agent’s a...
21:52, 08/04/2019

Nationals beat Twins 12-6 as AL Central race tightens Anthony Rendon and Juan Soto each homered and drove in three runs as the Washington Nationals beat Minnesota 12-6 and cut the Twins lead in the American League Central to 3 ½ games ahead of a critical series in Cleveland    ...
11:13, 09/13/2019

Nationals to start Austin Voth on Tuesday against Baltimore Washington is chipping away at its rotation situation, but still needs to decide who will start on Wednesday against Baltimore before an important four-game set in Atlanta over the weekend....
23:00, 07/14/2019

The Nationals saved their season in the first half. Now comes the real test. Washington has the best record in baseball since May 24, thanks to hard work and good luck. Now the team faces a stretch that could break its season as quickly as it was restored....
19:00, 07/11/2019

Nationals place Adams on 10-day IL with left shoulder strain PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Washington Nationals placed first baseman Matt Adams on the 10-day injured list with a left shoulder strain and recalled infielder Jake Noll from Triple-A Fresno on Sunday. Adams, who is batting .250 with three homers and 13 R...
19:52, 05/05/2019

Nationals rookie outfielder Robles departs with injury WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Victor Robles has left the game against the Atlanta Braves with an undisclosed injury in the second inning. Robles went down to a knee in center during Nick Markakis’ at-bat Saturday, and manage...
02:00, 06/23/2019

Jeremy Hellickson not mentioned as a fifth starter for Nationals, even as he mounts a comeback The veteran right-hander struggled earlier this season, averaging 4⅓ innings per start with a 6.23 ERA, but he has the most proven track record of any of Manager Dave Martinez’s options....
18:26, 08/02/2019

Nationals vs. Dodgers: Deceiving pitching matchup recipe for runs The Nationals and Dodgers send a pair of high-profile pitchers — Max Scherzer and Walker Buehler, respectively — to the mound Saturday. Their past success has led to a very low total, which may not be warranted given the way things have gone for them...
02:13, 05/12/2019

Hagan, Torrence repeat winners in NHRA New England Nationals Matt Hagan and Steve Torrence were repeat winners at New England Dragway, both racing to victories at the NHRA New England Nationals       ...
03:26, 07/08/2019

Nationals sign outfielder Gerardo Parra to 1-year deal The Washington Nationals signed veteran outfielder Gerardo Parra to a one-year deal and the left-handed hitter was available off the bench for the opener of a four-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers        ...
04:00, 05/10/2019

Sánchez sparkles as Nationals pound Gausman, Braves 14-4 Aníbal Sánchez allowed only one hit in six scoreless innings, Howie Kendrick hit a three-run double and drove in four runs and the Washington Nationals withstood a grand slam by Atlanta rookie Austin Riley to beat the Braves 14-4  ...
06:13, 05/30/2019

Injury may force Nationals' Rendon to skip All-Star Game Just a couple of days after being selected to the All-Star Game for the first time, Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon said Tuesday that injuries might prevent from playing in next week's Midsummer Classic....
14:00, 07/03/2019

Watch: Cardinals' Adam Wainwright outduels Nationals ace Max Scherzer Adam Wainwright came out on the good side of a pitching duel against three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a win over the Washington Nationals....
00:00, 09/20/2019

El Paso shooting victims identified, including 7 Mexican nationals The 22 people killed in Saturday's mass shooting in El Paso, Texas have been identified and include 13 U.S. citizens and seven Mexican nationals, officials said Monday....
05:00, 08/06/2019

Todd tops Funny Car qualifying in NHRA Southern Nationals COMMERCE, Ga. (AP) — J.R. Todd led Funny Car qualifying Friday in the Arby’s NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. The defending season champion had a 3.944-second run at 323.50 mph in a Toyota Camry. “This gives me a lot of confide...
06:52, 05/04/2019

Nationals complete series sweep of Marlins, climbing all the way back to .500 Matt Adams and Victor Robles turn the tide with home runs in the sixth inning, and Washington wins, 8-5, to even its record after falling 12 games under in late May....
07:26, 06/28/2019

Right when Nationals need it, Howie Kendrick and Aníbal Sánchez deliver in 7-0 win over Braves Kendrick provided the game’s two most important hits to complement seven dominant, scoreless innings from Sánchez in a sweep-averting, standings-maintaining victory....
16:52, 09/16/2019

Suzuki, Robles homer in 8th to lead Nationals past Phillies Kurt Suzuki and Victor Robles hit consecutive home runs in the eighth inning to lead the Washington Nationals to a 10-8 comeback victory over the Philadelphia Phillies        ...
06:39, 05/05/2019

Parra’s HR ends Roark’s streak, Nationals beat Reds 5-2 CINCINNATI (AP) — Gerardo Parra hit a three-run homer that ended Tanner Roark’s streak of keeping the ball in the park and Matt Adams added a solo shot Saturday, leading the Washington Nationals to a 5-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in a st...
02:26, 06/02/2019

2 Mexican nationals sentenced in Kansas City heroin ring KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two Mexican nationals have been sentenced for their roles in a conspiracy that distributed more than 14 kilograms (30.86 pounds) of heroin in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Federal prosecutors say 46-year-old Julian Felix-...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Couple out shopping among Mexican nationals killed in El Paso shooting A married couple in their sixties — who was in El Paso shopping for the day — was among the Mexican nationals killed in the Walmart shooting, their daughter says. “These have been very difficult hours,” wrote Sandra Ivonne Cer...
06:13, 08/05/2019

Nationals reliever Jonny Venters can’t stay on the mound, but he can’t walk away, either Venters underwent season-ending shoulder surgery after just three appearances with Washington. He plans to try to pitch, at least one more time, because it's all he knows....
13:39, 09/10/2019

Robert Hight tops qualifying at Route 66 NHRA Nationals JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Funny Car points leader Robert Hight topped qualifying Saturday night in the Route 66 NHRA Nationals. Hight claimed his sixth No. 1 qualifier of the season and 66th in his career with a pass of 3.880 seconds at 334.24 mph in a Che...
08:52, 06/02/2019

Brittany Force takes No. 1 spot at NHRA Southern Nationals COMMERCE, Ga. (AP) — Brittany Force took the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel on Saturday in the Arby’s NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Force raced to her third No. 1 qualifier of the season and 13th of her career with her Frid...
00:13, 05/05/2019

The Nationals’ Gerardo Parra has 8,000 reasons to root for the Raptors in the NBA Finals Parra can thank his former San Francisco Giants teammates for talking him into joining their clubhouse pool before he was designated for assignment and signed with Washington last month....
23:26, 06/06/2019

Torrence takes No. 1 spot at Mile-High NHRA Nationals Steve Torrence took the No. 1 spot in Top Fuel qualifying in the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway        ...
08:39, 07/21/2019

Nationals vs. Mets: Taking another shot on Nats, Stephen Strasburg Superhero Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was depicted taking down a red Republican elephant in her comic book debut last week. AOC, who has a problem with well, everyone including her own party, is now taking on vegetables, suggesting growing cauliflower i...
14:39, 05/23/2019

Nationals vs. Cardinals: Dakota Hudson makes St. Louis the pick Bounty watch! Brownies at the J-E-T-S in the Monday nighter. No Sam Darnold, so the Jets’ flight plan has been rerouted. Backup QB Trevor Siemian can’t turn the ball over. New kicker Sam Ficken can’t hit the fickin’ uprights on extra points and most ...
22:26, 09/16/2019

Capps tops Funny Car qualifying in Route 66 NHRA Nationals JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Ron Capps topped Funny Car qualifying Friday night in the Route 66 NHRA Nationals. Coming off consecutive events victories, Capps had a 3.893-second pass at 326.00 mph in his first run in the Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. “To g...
07:13, 06/01/2019

Ryan Lochte wins U.S, nationals 200-meter individual medley after ban United States men's swimming star Ryan Lochte won the 200-meter individual medley at the U.S. national championships after a 14-month suspension from the sport....
01:00, 08/06/2019

Nationals vs. Marlins: Max Scherzer, Trevor Richards will be pitchers’ duel Max Scherzer is 4-0 in June as he takes on the Marlins in Miami on Tuesday night. Though the Miami Marlins have a 30-46 record, they are 20-15 in their past 35 games. Scherzer is 0-1 with a 5.58 ERA in two starts against Miami this season, not making...
23:52, 06/25/2019

Washington Nationals slug four consecutive home runs in San Diego Howie Kendrick, Trea Turner, Adam Eaton and Anthony Rendon slug back-to-back-to-back-to-back homers in San Diego.       ...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Could Fernando Rodney be the missing piece to make the Nationals’ bullpen whole? The 42-year-old veteran reliever looks like he could be a high-leverage option for Washington going forward after his career appeared in jeopardy after being designated for assignment by Oakland in late May....
14:13, 06/29/2019

Mets vs. Nationals: Eric Fedde will out pitch Zack Wheeler Bold bowl photos of Alex Rodriguez sitting on the can were taken outside a window of his luxury apartment. Seems A-Rod forgot to close the blinds and was blindsided. His lawyers may seek legal action citing privacy laws if they can flush out who capt...
20:52, 05/21/2019

312 Sikh Foreign Nationals Taken Off Centre's Blacklist, Can Enter India Only two of the 314 Sikh foreign nationals who were blacklisted by the government remain in the list after 312 Sikh foreign nationals were removed from the Central Adverse List or blacklist containing......
12:26, 09/13/2019

Trea Turner’s second career cycle underscores his utmost value to Nationals On Tuesday, Turner became just the 26th player in baseball history to hit for the cycle twice. He’s been a catalyst behind Washington’s recent turnaround....
18:00, 07/24/2019

Tatis Jr.'s return helps spark Padres over Nationals, 5-4 Hunter Renfroe hit a two-run homer and left-hander Joey Lucchesi settled down after falling behind 4-0 in the first inning to help the San Diego Padres beat the Washington Nationals 5-4        ...
09:13, 06/07/2019

Six foreign nationals killed as severe weather hits Greece Six foreign nationals, including two children, were killed and more than 100 other people injured after gale-force winds, rain and hailstorms struck northern Greece late on Wednesday, uprooting trees and collapsing roofs, authorities said....
04:00, 07/11/2019

Carter Kieboom’s whirlwind first week with the Nationals ends with frustration Kieboom had a promising start with two home runs in his first three games, but nine strikeouts in 22 at-bats and a pair of costly defensive miscues in Wednesday's loss to St. Louis put a damper on his first week in the bigs....
16:52, 05/02/2019

Luck, health and strength of schedule will decide Nationals’ fate Per FanGraphs, the Nationals have a 23 percent chance to win the division and a 42 percent chance to make the playoffs, but there is reason to believe those numbers can improve....
18:26, 05/20/2019

Steve Torrence beats dad Billy in NHRA Heartland Nationals Steve Torrence earned his fifth straight Top Fuel victory, beating his father Billy Torrence at the NHRA Heartland Nationals        ...
19:00, 06/13/2019

Tommy Johnson Jr. wins Mile-High NHRA Nationals Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to his second Funny Car victory of the season Sunday in the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway        ...
11:52, 07/22/2019

5 Bangladeshi Nationals, Attempting To Cross Border, Arrested In Bihar Five Bangladeshi nationals have been arrested in Bihar's Kishanganj while trying to cross over to their native country, a senior Border Security Force (BSF) official said....
18:39, 08/30/2019

MLB power rankings: With stunning turnaround, Nationals are a real force in the NL Hope looked lost for the Nationals two months ago, but their surge has them in a wild-card spot coming out of the All-Star break.       ...
14:00, 07/15/2019

Centre Removes 312 Sikh Foreign Nationals From Blacklist, Only 2 Remain The government has removed from its blacklist names of 312 Sikh foreign nationals involved in anti-India activities and only two persons figure in the list now, Home Ministry officials said today....
12:26, 09/13/2019

As MLB draft continues, Nationals take college slugger, four more pitchers among Day 2 picks The Nationals drafted Florida State's Drew Mendoza with their third-round pick Tuesday. The selected seven additional players through the end of the 10th round....
04:39, 06/05/2019

Strasburg earns 100th win as Nationals rally past White Sox Stephen Strasburg earned his 100th career victory, Anthony Rendon homered and drove in five runs and the Washington Nationals rallied to defeat the Chicago White Sox 9-5        ...
06:39, 06/05/2019

Stephen Strasburg breaks Nationals franchise record for strikeouts Stephen Strasburg broke Steve Rogers' Nationals/Expos career record for strikeouts Friday night in the team's game against the Mets.       ...
05:26, 08/10/2019

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals' rally for 6-5 win Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory        ...
07:13, 05/20/2019

Dutch nationals hunting for Area 51 jailed for 3 days for trespassing The two Dutch nationals arrested last week in search of  Area 51 were sentenced Monday to just three days in county jail after which police say they will be sent back to the Netherlands....
17:26, 09/18/2019

Nationals' Max Scherzer to make Wednesday start despite broken nose Despite breaking his nose in a freak accident during batting practice Tuesday, Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer will make his scheduled start Wednesday evening....
04:00, 06/20/2019

Beckman tops Funny Car qualifying in NHRA 4-Wide Nationals Jack Beckman topped Funny Car qualifying at zMAX Dragway in the NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals        ...
21:52, 04/28/2019

Trea Turner hits for the cycle as Nationals rout Rockies For the second time in his career, Trea Turner recorded a cycle against the Rockies as the Nationals cruised to a big win Tuesday night.       ...
05:52, 07/24/2019

After blazing start, Nationals’ offense goes AWOL in loss to Padres Washington hands starter Patrick Corbin a 4-0 first-inning lead, but Corbin scuffles through five innings and Nats go cold at the plate in 5-4 loss in San Diego....
08:13, 06/07/2019

Aaron Brooks outduels Patrick Corbin in Orioles win over Nationals Washington Nationals pitcher Patrick Corbin retired 15 consecutive hitters, but his showing was not enough to outduel Baltimore Orioles pitcher Aaron Brooks....
21:26, 08/28/2019

Tigers snap 8-game losing streak, beat Nationals 7-5 DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera had three hits and three RBIs as the Detroit Tigers rallied twice and snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-5 victory over the Washington Nationals on Saturday. The Tigers rebounded from a three-run deficit in the...
06:13, 06/30/2019

Salinas tops Top Fuel qualifying at NHRA 4-Wide Nationals Mike Salinas took the No. 1 qualifying spot in Top Fuel at the NGK Spark Plugs NHRA Four-Wide Nationals. Salinas had a zMAX Dragway-record time of 3.687 seconds at 327.43 mph Friday night        ...
21:52, 04/28/2019

Cubs’ Kris Bryant blasts three homers to destroy Nationals WASHINGTON — Kris Bryant and the Chicago Cubs saved their best for last — bad news for a Nationals bullpen that’s having a hard enough time as it is. Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Cubs piled on ag...
09:13, 05/18/2019

Aníbal Sánchez powers sleep-deprived Nationals to a win against the Cubs As the rest of the team deals with a quick turnaround from the night before, Sánchez pitches into the ninth inning Friday afternoon in a 9-3 victory....
07:39, 08/24/2019

Max Scherzer, broken nose and all, pitches Nationals to sweep of Phillies Nationals ace Max Scherzer tossed seven scoreless innings in a win over the Phillies, one day after breaking his nose taking batting practice.       ...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Brazil to make it easier to deport its nationals from the U.S. after Trump pressure Brazil's ambassador in Washington told reporters during that visit that illegal Brazilian immigrants were "a problem for Brazil, an embarrassment to us." ...
19:13, 08/26/2019

Mets 3B Frazier and Nationals OF Eaton exchange heated words A camera caught New York Mets third baseman Todd Frazier and Washington outfielder Adam Eaton jawing at each other from a distance in a heated exchange between innings before each was led away        ...
07:00, 05/21/2019

Phone book, what's a phone book? 20 everyday tasks that nobody does anymore The standard electronics, gear, and ways of yesteryear have vanished. As old formats disappear, that leaves us with the task of what to do.       ...
18:13, 06/13/2019

This time, Erick Fedde is embracing his role in Nationals’ bullpen experiment The Nats first tried the starter in a relief role two years ago. “I was a lot younger when I tried that last time,” Fedde said, “and I feel like I’ve developed more and have a better attitude going into it this time.”...
17:52, 05/10/2019

Nationals MPs snub launch of farming group's climate change report Australia’s agricultural production will fall and food insecurity will rise without a climate strategy, report warnsNationals MPs have snubbed a farmers’ group launching a major climate change report that warns the Australian agricultural sector face...
14:13, 09/16/2019

Tyler Skaggs: Nationals' Patrick Corbin wears No. 45 to honor former teammate Washington Nationals pitcher Patrick Corbin wore No. 45 on Tuesday night in honor of former teammate and Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, who was found dead Monday in Southland, Texas....
17:26, 07/03/2019

Nationals sign veteran Asdrúbal Cabrera to bolster infield depth The 33-year-old, who was designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers last week, gives Washington another option with Ryan Zimmerman and Howie Kendrick on the IL....
11:26, 08/06/2019

Nationals Park extends netting to foul poles, but not all fans want safety first The extended netting was installed in time for Monday's postponed game against the Colorado Rockies. Many fans were in favor, but others did not appreciate the extra precaution....
05:39, 07/23/2019

Foreign Office warns British-Iranian nationals against travel to Iran The Foreign Office has advised dual British-Iranian nationals against all travel to Iran, warning they face an "unacceptably higher" risk of detention and mistreatment....
18:26, 05/17/2019

Nationals shake things up, fire pitching coach Derek Lilliquist Lilliquist joined the Nationals ahead of the 2018 season. The pitching staff was hit by injuries last season but has regressed during a 13-17 start to this season....
05:00, 05/03/2019

Nationals pitcher breaks down crying after making major league comeback Nationals pitcher Aaron Barrett hadn't pitched in a major league game since Aug. 5, 2015. He made his return to the mound Saturday.       ...
01:13, 09/09/2019

Watch: Nationals' Stephen Strasburg throws first career 'immaculate inning' Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg threw his first career 'immaculate inning' as part of a 14-strikeout performance against the Miami Marlins....
15:52, 07/04/2019

Watch: Matt Adams lifts Nationals past Marlins with 3-run bomb Washington Nationals first baseman Matt Adams spoiled an otherwise stellar outing from Miami Marlins starter Zac Gallen by crushing a sixth-inning three-run homer, sparking a 7-5 victory Wednesday at Marlins Park....
06:26, 06/27/2019

The Nationals have defensive choices to make in right field late in close games Adam Eaton has made strides this season, but plays such as a diving catch from Gerardo Parra demonstrate why the Nationals need to make late-game defensive substitutions....
16:27, 09/06/2019

Franco's walkoff homer lifts Phillies past Nationals 4-3 Maikel Franco homered with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 4-3 win over the Washington Nationals       ...
00:13, 07/15/2019

Iran claims they arrested 17 nationals working with CIA to spy on nuclear, military sites Iran said Monday that it arrested 17 nationals working for the CIA to spy on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear and military sites — and that some have been sentenced to death, according to reports. Authorities “successfully dismantled a (CIA) spy ...
18:52, 07/22/2019

Even in a rocky outing, Stephen Strasburg shows why Nationals’ strength is their starters Washington will have to rely on its rotation to get back in the NL East race, and Strasburg displayed toughness after a terrible first inning against the White Sox....
12:26, 06/05/2019

As Mike Rizzo ponders whether to buy or sell, Nationals stay afloat with another win in Miami Before a 7-5 win over the Marlins that got tight in the ninth inning, Rizzo says he will use the next few weeks to evaluate his plan for the rest of the season....
18:39, 06/27/2019

Nationals Manager Dave Martinez leaves game early because of illness Martinez went to a nearby hospital to be checked out Sunday. He is still expected to join the Nationals in St. Louis for a three-game series beginning Monday....
08:52, 09/16/2019

Home Plate Umpire Takes A Backswing To The Head In Nationals-White Sox For the second week in a row, the home plate umpire at a Washington Nationals game has suffered a wound in a freak accident. Last Tuesday umpire Mike Everitt took a 95-mph fastball directly to the chest and eventually had to leave the game. Tonight ...
10:00, 06/12/2019

Watch: Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg cracks 3-run bomb vs. Braves Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg recorded two hits in the same inning -- including a three-run homer -- during a rout of the Atlanta Braves....
14:00, 07/19/2019

Nationals sign reliever Fernando Rodney to a minor league deal Rodney, 42, was designated for assignment by the Oakland Athletics on May 25. If called up to the big club, he will be the oldest pitcher in baseball....
06:52, 06/02/2019

Nationals pitcher breaks nose when errant bunt hits him in the face Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer broke his nose during batting practice in a hard-to-watch moment during batting practice Tuesday, the team confirmed....
09:39, 06/19/2019

Watch: Trea Turner hits for cycle, Nationals beat Rockies Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner hit for the cycle for the second time in his career during a win against the Colorado Rockies at Nationals Park....
17:00, 07/24/2019

Parra hits grand slam as Nationals rally to beat Dodgers 5-2 Gerardo Parra's grand slam in the eighth inning helped the Washington Nationals rally for a 5-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers        ...
09:00, 05/12/2019

First of 15 replicas of Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit unveiled at Nationals Park The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum on Tuesday unveiled the first of 15 life-sized statues of Neil Armstrong's spacesuit from his historic walk on the moon. The resin statue was put on view at Nationals Park....
02:00, 06/05/2019

Nationals shock Mets with team-record rally in ninth inning After giving up five runs in the top of the ninth, the Nationals stunned the Mets by scoring seven in the bottom of the inning for a walk-off win.       ...
13:13, 09/04/2019

Dutch nationals trespassed at Nevada National Security Site, authorities say Two Dutch nationals were arrested Tuesday, accused of trespassing at a national security site in Nevada on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks....
09:13, 09/12/2019

Mets add Brad Brach to reinforce bullpen ahead of series with Nationals The Mets have bolstered their bullpen ahead of the biggest series of the year. The team announced the signing of Brad Brach, a former All-Star with the Orioles, on Thursday afternoon. Brach had a 6.13 ERA with a much lower FIP — 4.13 — wi...
23:52, 08/08/2019

Turner's late blast helps Dodgers beat Nationals 4-2 Justin Turner hit a two-out, three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-2 on Friday night to open a three-game series.       ...
06:01, 07/27/2019

Mets vs Nationals stream: Watch Wednesday’s game live online It’s the New York Mets against the Washington Nationals, and it’s being brought to you by YouTube. The video-sharing website has the exclusive broadcast of Wednesday’s 1:05 p.m. series finale from Nationals Park – the ninth MLB Game of the Week in Yo...
17:39, 09/04/2019

Sick and elderly: Some EU nationals struggle to prove UK residency ahead of Brexit Sonja Brain, 84, is losing her sight and bed-bound in hospital after a cancerous tumor was removed from her spine. But she has another problem: proving she has the right to stay in the United Kingdom after Brexit....
21:26, 09/19/2019

Nationals launch ‘kids eat free’ program at home games through Labor Day Kids 12 and under can receive a free hot dog, potato chips or apple sauce and drink, in a program the Nationals say is unique in Major League Baseball....
01:26, 07/20/2019

Watch: Nationals complete 7-run, walk-off rally to beat Mets in ninth The Washington Nationals trailed 10-4 entering the bottom of the ninth inning, but rallied with a seven-run comeback -- capped off by a walk-off homer -- to beat the New York Mets Tuesday night....
22:13, 09/04/2019

Anthony Rendon gets ejected, Stephen Strasburg gets hit, and Nationals unravel against Brewers Washington allows six runs in the seventh in a 6-0 loss to Milwaukee to fall seven games under .500 for the first time since 2011. Afterward, Rendon continues to express his displeasure with home plate umpire C.B. Bucknor in the clubhouse....
09:13, 05/08/2019

Davey Martinez's Meltdown Saved Him From Watching Yet Another Nationals Bullpen Disaster The Nationals, sitting at 19–31 on the season and having won just one series since mid-April, very much have the look of a pile of crap. It’s not clear that the organization has accepted this as anything other than a phase, but the time is fast appro...
03:26, 05/24/2019

Carlos Gomez’s blast vs. Nationals puts Mets in unfamiliar territory Call them the smoke and mirror Mets. Down five projected starters, a few days removed from their manager’s job being believed to be in serious jeopardy, the Mets have put together their first four-game winning streak of the season after beating Max S...
22:26, 05/23/2019

Hours after historic comeback, Nationals can’t recapture the magic in 8-4 loss to Mets Aníbal Sánchez looked lost in what became his worst outing of the season, as Washington dropped the series to finish its season slate against the Mets at 7-12....
00:39, 09/05/2019

Watch: Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer breaks nose on bunt attempt Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer suffered a broken nose Tuesday after taking a ball off the face during a bunting drill, the team announced....
03:26, 06/19/2019

Alonso hits 16th homer, Mets rally past Nationals 6-5 NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso hit a long tying home run in the eighth inning, Amed Rosario had a winning infield single with two outs in the ninth and the New York Mets rallied from deficits three times to beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 Tuesday nigh...
07:26, 05/22/2019

Hong Kong protests: Incredible pictures show thousands line the streets of Hong Kong in protest over extradition law Tens of thousands of protesters have marched through the streets of Hong Kong in protest over government-sponsored legislation that would allow people to be extradited to mainland China to face charges....
02:13, 06/10/2019

“Free Hong Kong from China!” Hong Kong Protesters Call for Foreign Backing in Their Struggle to Preserve the City’s Freedoms Protesters in Hong Kong Wednesday directly appealed for foreign backing in their bid to defend the city’s political freedoms, in a risky move that is certain to draw the ire of Beijing. Several hundred protesters gathered in the heart of the fo...
09:26, 06/26/2019

Hong Kong Dispatch: A Trump Bump for Hong Kong’s Last Commercial Cantonese Opera Theater Seeking new audiences, a troupe goes for something other than the traditional realm of historic battles, lost loves and palace drama. And it found President Trump....
12:00, 05/08/2019

Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer plans to start despite breaking nose during batting practice Washington Nationals star Max Scherzer is still set to start Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies despite a bizarre incident he had during batting practice Tuesday....
23:13, 06/19/2019

Minor league manager gets emotional telling pitcher he's getting called up to Nationals Aaron Barrett was called back up to the Nationals for the first time since 2015. His minor league manager delivered the news in a touching moment.       ...
05:13, 09/04/2019

After four years and a gruesome injury, Nationals reliever Aaron Barrett is returning to the majors Barrett underwent Tommy John surgery in 2015, then broke his arm while throwing during his rehab. But he has made it all the way back to the big leagues....
14:00, 09/04/2019

Watch: White Sox's Yoan Moncada hits 458-foot homer in loss to Nationals Chicago White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada hit an absolute bomb in a loss to the Washington Nationals, clearing the fence with a 458-foot solo shot....
16:13, 06/05/2019

Busy Nationals make five roster moves, but Max Scherzer’s status remains uncertain Ryan Zimmerman goes back to the injured list with plantar fasciitis in his right foot, the same injury that kept him out for two months earlier this season....
02:52, 07/23/2019

Joe Ross struggles in a loss to the Mets, forcing the Nationals to reexamine a difficult question Ross allows seven runs in a 7-3 loss to New York, and now Washington must consider whether it wants to explore other options in the final spot in the starting rotation....
07:39, 09/03/2019

Washington Nationals to acquire relief pitchers Daniel Hudson, Roenis Elias The Washington Nationals have agreed to acquire veteran relief pitchers Daniel Hudson and Roenis Elias in trades with the Toronto Blue Jays and Seattle Mariners, respectively....
21:39, 07/31/2019

Nationals option starter Erick Fedde to minors, but more roster decisions loom Washington now has an open spot on its 25- and 40-man rosters, and a handful of questions to answer ahead of a three-game series with the Marlins in Miami this week....
17:13, 06/24/2019

Patrick Corbin stymies Dodgers as Nationals snap four-game losing streak Left-hander delivers seven sterling innings and Howie Kendrick puts Washington ahead to stay with a three-run, first-inning home run in a 6-0 victory in Los Angeles....
08:52, 05/10/2019

NHRA: Doug Kalitta, John Force prove age is just a number in winning U.S. Nationals Three of the four biggest divisions were won by racers over the age of 50. For two, the victories were a long time in the making.        ...
12:00, 09/03/2019

After hitting rock bottom, Nationals are revitalized – and a terrifying postseason opponent Washington was 12 games under .500 near the end of May, but have turned things around and find themselves in a pennant race.       ...
22:39, 08/05/2019

Dutch nationals seeking Area 51 charged with trespassing at national security site Deputies responded to report about foreign nationals trespassing on the Nevada National Security Site, a government testing range north of Las Vegas.        ...
13:13, 09/13/2019

Nationals phenom Juan Soto thinks mastering English will help him become one of baseball's best Washington Nationals outfielder Juan Soto has impressed teammates and staff on the field but also with how quickly the 20-year-old picked up English.        ...
13:52, 05/09/2019

Obama surprises kids at Washington Nationals academy: 'You're going to make a real difference' Former President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance at the Washington Nationals’ Youth Baseball Academy on Wednesday and played a few games with the kids while he was there....
21:39, 05/24/2019

Nationals’ Adam Eaton blasts ‘chirping’ Todd Frazier after fiery scene Yet another long, eventful day in Mets Land concluded with … Todd Frazier getting verbally destroyed by an ex-teammate? You can’t predict Mets chaos. Frazier and Nationals right fielder Adam Eaton, who played together for the 2016 White Sox, ha...
08:00, 05/21/2019