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South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan The move is likely to alarm the United States, which pushed for the arrangement in part to ensure that North Korea’s missile activity is closely tracked....
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New Cable Network for A.C.C. Heightens Arms Race in College Sports The ACC Network is owned by ESPN with revenues and costs split with the Atlantic Coast Conference. Its launch comes against a backdrop of changing viewership and big money to air college sports....
14:13, 08/22/2019

Eminem's Publisher Sues Spotify, Says It Pretended It Didn't Know Who Held Rights to 'Lose Yourself' Rapper Eminem’s publisher is suing Spotify, claiming that the music streaming giant is infringing on hundreds of his copyrights as well as “challenging the constitutionality of a recently passed music licensing law,” the Hollywood Reporter wrote on W...
14:39, 08/22/2019

4 Wild Gene Roddenberry Sci-Fi TV Projects That Had Nothing to Do With Star Trek He’s first and foremost the Star Trek guy, but the creative mind of Gene Roddenberry—born this week in 1921—also ventured far beyond the voyages of the Enterprise. A quartet of awesomely bizarre TV projects he made in the years between Star Trek and...
14:39, 08/22/2019

Trump accused of 'God complex' over 'chosen one' remarks Donald Trump has exposed himself to accusations of a messiah complex after self-referencing as "the King of Israel", "the second coming of God" and "the chosen one" in the space of a few hours....
14:39, 08/22/2019

How do I take better photos? | Ask Jack Lyndsay wants people to post better pictures on Facebook. Here’s how to get the shot right on your phone or cameraSo many people post pictures on Facebook with very advanced cameras, eg from iPhones. Alas, many do not crop their photos, the horizon i...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Yellowstone 'supervolcano' eruption would be catastrophic, NYT op-ed says The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park, would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The New York Times....
15:00, 08/22/2019

Arsenal optimism faces first major test at Liverpool "The two remaining teams with 100 percent Premier League records this season go head-to-head on Saturday when Liverpool host a new-look Arsenal at Anfield in an encounter that will act as a barometer to measure the London club\u0027s progress."...
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Ronaldo: Messi rivalry has made me a better player "Cristiano Ronaldo says his rivalry with Lionel Messi has propelled them both to new heights – and hopes to have dinner with the Barcelona star in the future."...
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Bayern hope Coutinho arrival will spark season "German champions Bayern Munich are hoping their fans\u0027 enthusiasm with the arrival of Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho this week will spill over onto the pitch when they travel to Schalke 04 on Saturday."...
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1st Test Live: India Shift Focus On Tests Post Limited Overs Domination WI vs IND 1st Test Day 1 Live Score: India will look to start their World Test Championship on a positive note, especially after a complete domination over the West Indies in the limited-over series....
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Retrophin drug to treat nervous system disorder fails late-stage study Retrophin Inc said on Thursday its treatment for a rare neurological disorder failed to meet the main goal of improving patient's ability to conduct daily activities in a late-stage study....
15:00, 08/22/2019

Zenoti raises $20 million to manage salon and spa bookings Zenoti, a Bellevue, Washington-based startup developing booking software for the spa and salon industry, has raised $20 million in venture capital.Read More...
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New buildings are transforming Brooklyn’s homiest neighborhood When Imani Ribadeneyra and Tosan Eyetsemitan were hunting for their first apartment together, they wanted a luxury building in a charming area. But popular nabes didn’t tick both boxes. “There are a lot of luxury buildings in Williamsburg, but they t...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Ex-president cronies tried to break him out of jail in Sudan Sudan's former president Omar al-Bashir appeared in a Khartoum court for the first day of his high-profile corruption trial on Monday, against a backdrop of heightened security following a failed attempt to break him out of prison, CNN has learned....
15:26, 08/22/2019

Alibaba Postpones Hong Kong Listing as Protests Roil Markets The Chinese e-commerce giant delayed plans to sell potentially billions of dollars worth of shares in the market, which has fallen as tensions have worsened....
15:26, 08/22/2019

South Korea to scrap intelligence-sharing pact with Japan amid history feud South Korea said on Thursday it will scrap an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan, a decision that could escalate a dispute over history and trade and undercut security cooperation on North Korea....
15:52, 08/22/2019

Banks call for order in Hong Kong as jewelers warn of trade fair dud Hong Kong banks published full-page newspaper ads calling for law and order in the Chinese-ruled city and international jewelers sought the rescheduling of a huge trade fair as weeks of pro-democracy protests showed no sign of let-up on Thursday....
15:52, 08/22/2019

Officials See Few Options if Slowdown Hits After debating for days whether the U.S. is going into an economic downturn, Washington policy makers and Wall Street investors on Wednesday barreled into an even more difficult problem: There are few good options to deal with one if it happens....
15:52, 08/22/2019

China's arrest of Hong Kong man puts spotlight on shared rail station A train station in the heart of Hong Kong could soon become a symbol of Hong Kongers' worst fears about China, after the detention of a UK consulate employee....
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London Zoo launches its trickiest annual task - the weigh-in Bullfrogs, pythons and penguins were among creatures being coaxed onto the scales at London Zoo this week for the annual check on their weight and size....
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Peugeot opens UK order books for new 208 and e-208 Peugeot's all-new 208 is available from £16,250 with a petrol engine and £25,050 in electric form Orders are now being taken for Peugeot's new 208, in petrol, diesel and electric form, ahead of customer deliveries beginning in early 2020.  The new F...
15:52, 08/22/2019

Winners and losers in the 2019 UK car market so far JLR's UK sales were up, but Brexit and WLTP delays saw the firm return to loss-making Tough trading conditions have taken their toll on some car makers more than others The first half of 2019 has been unusually turbulent for the world’s car makers...
15:52, 08/22/2019

First Lexus EV will be urban-focused hatchback Luxury brand's first electric car will be unveiled in concept form in October, with inspiration from 2015 concept Lexus will make a long-awaited transition into fully electric propulsion with a forward-thinking small EV that is set to be revealed in...
15:52, 08/22/2019

The 2020 Democratic field is going to start shrinking faster now On Wednesday night, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee became the third major Democratic candidate to drop out of the 2020 race. He's not likely to be the last to say goodbye in the next few weeks....
16:13, 08/22/2019

Fotis Dulos wants teen sons to have their own attorneys The estranged husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos wants their two oldest sons to have their own attorneys, according to a new report. Fotis Dulos asked for legal representation to be appointed for his 13-year-old twin boys as the couple...
16:13, 08/22/2019

How We Chose the 2019 World’s Greatest Places How does one measure the greatness of a place—in miles covered, dollars spent, or visitors captivated? Such metrics can play a part, but also important is something that many travelers aspire to experience: the sense that one has stumbled upon ...
16:13, 08/22/2019

Zomato Proposes Changes To Gold Membership: NRAI Refuses To Bite The standoff between restaurant owners and food dining aggregators is likely to continue even as Zomato proposed some changes to its popular loyalty program, to appease restaurants....
16:39, 08/22/2019

Watch: Mike Moustakas homer leads Brewers over Cardinals Mike Moustakas paced the Milwaukee Brewers to a victory against the St. Louis Cardinals with a mammoth three-run homer in the first inning of the 5-3 triumph at Busch Stadium....
16:39, 08/22/2019

Why is Donald Trump ignoring Germany? With Trump due to attend the G-7 in France and later visit Poland, many are wondering why a stop-over with Angela Merkel in Berlin isn't on the list. Experts say the cold shoulder move is part of a wider strategy....
16:39, 08/22/2019

From Arsenal to Aue (and Aue again): The story of Cologne’s return to the Bundesliga When Cologne qualified for the Europa League, it looked like the team from the carnival city had finally shed its carnival club reputation. A sixth relegation in 20 years followed, but now the circus is back in town....
16:39, 08/22/2019

Kosovo lawmakers dissolve parliament, open way to election Kosovo is headed for a snap election after its lawmakers voted to dissolve the national assembly. Previously, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj resigned to face an inquiry over war crimes....
16:39, 08/22/2019

Chip Gaines urges fans to spread kindness after 'tough couple of weeks' for the United States Chip Gaines is urging his fans to help spread kindness in an essay titled "We Believe in Human Kindness" on his and wife Joanna Gaines' Magnolia blog.        ...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Jamie Foxx slams rumors he's dating young singer Sela Vave: 'Enough of the unnecessary hate' Amid rumors of a split from Katie Holmes, Jamie Foxx spoke out against speculation he's dating Sela Vave, the young singer he was photographed with.        ...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Troops Are Not the Answer to the Crisis at the Border As the humanitarian crisis at the southern border has grown, the President and his allies have called for the U.S. military to be deployed in greater numbers. I commanded the U.S. Southern Command, overseeing all forces south of this country, for a f...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Big Tech, a Conservative Provocateur and the Fight Over Disinformation A veteran political operative built a potent online disinformation mill with his son. When Silicon Valley changed the rules, they tried to go straight. Or did they?...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Bird Twitter Is My Oasis in Internet Hell Browsing the internet generally feels exhausting for me. Mostly, it’s because everything is bad. The websites I once visited for “fun” are now saturated with reminders of society’s collapse, brands making painful jokes, lies, outrage, and actual Nazi...
17:00, 08/22/2019

This leaked photo might be our first look at the Apple Watch 5 Apple’s iPhone 11 keynote is approaching, with more and more leaks revealing the device’s remaining secrets arrive each day. But Apple will unveil additional products during the press event as well, with the Apple Watch Series 5 likely to...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Bloomberg just leaked the iPhone 11’s biggest remaining secrets Apple is expected to hold its annual iPhone announcement event on September 10th, a date that was confirmed by a recent leak that came straight from the company’s iOS 13 beta software. But don’t expect Apple to have too many iPhone 11 sec...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Macron tells Johnson Brexit backstop is indispensable French president tells Boris Johnson he must present concrete proposals for UK exitEmmanuel Macron has described the Irish backstop as “indispensable” to a Brexit deal but backed the idea of giving Boris Johnson 30 days to find a solution as he met t...
17:00, 08/22/2019

'I was shocked': mother of boy whose scalp was coloured by school speaks out ‘It would not have happened to a white kid,’ Angela Washington said after staff used a marker pen on Juelz Trice’s banned haircutJuelz Trice came home from school earlier this year with permanent marker ink scribbled on his scalp, but it was not a pr...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Jair Bolsonaro claims NGOs behind Amazon forest fire surge – but provides no evidence Brazilian president claims green groups behind blazes, which have increased 84% over same period last yearThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has accused environmental groups of setting fires in the Amazon as he tries to deflect growing internat...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Frustrated Czechs given chance to topple PM in Prague escape room Players of game hunt evidence to catch character resembling leader Andrej BabišThe Czech Republic is in the grip of a repressive dictatorship. The death penalty has been introduced for minor financial offences. Memorials marking the 1989 Velvet Revol...
17:00, 08/22/2019

US briefing: Greenland spat, child migrant detention and climate debate Thursday’s top story: Danes hit out at ‘narcissistic’ Trump after he cancels visit. Plus, How Tom Brady stays on top form at 42Subscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continu...
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Coco Gauff carries a ton of hype into US Open SportsPulse: Coco Gauff took the tennis world with a strong showing at Wimbledon, but now she heads into the US Open with big expectations.       ...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Celebrities part owners of Seattle soccer team New Seattle Sounders part owners Russell Wilson, Ciara and Macklemore discuss joining the ownership group of Seattle's MLS franchise. (Aug. 19)       ...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Griezmann could be the key for Barcelona against Betis If Lionel Messi listens to Real Betis and sits out another match, Barcelona will likely have to rely on Antoine Griezmann to finally get some points on the board       ...
17:00, 08/22/2019

Indonesia's central bank unexpectedly cuts rate for the second time in two months Bank Indonesia cut the 7-day reverse repurchase rate by 25 basis points to 5.5.%, surprising economists who were expecting the central bank to stay on hold....
17:26, 08/22/2019

| What is Boris Johnson doing in Germany and France? There were cries of "Stop Brexit" from the crowd gathered in Berlin afternoon, as UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met German Chancellor Angela Merkel and sat awkwardly as the band selected for the occasion struck up the two nations' anthems....
17:26, 08/22/2019

| MIT professor quits in protest over lab links to Epstein The head of a research centre at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said he will quit in protest after the revelation of financial ties between the institution and disgraced hedge fund manager Jeffrey Epstein....
17:26, 08/22/2019

Facebook: Expect Oculus Insight tracking in future wearable AR glasses Oculus Quest and Rift S use a new inside-out tracking system to accurately sense the VR headset's and controllers' positions -- an AR headset is next.Read More...
17:26, 08/22/2019

Kia Seltos vs MG Hector vs Hyundai Creta: Price Comparison The Kia Seltos enters in a highly competitive segment which also has models like the MG Hector, Tata Harrier and its own sister model, the Hyundai Creta. The Kia Seltos looks to be a wholesome package......
17:26, 08/22/2019

Kia Seltos Compact SUV Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 9.69 Lakh The Kia Seltos has been finally launched in India and it starts a new inning for the Korean carmaker in our market. Kia is offering the Seltos in 16 variants and three engine and four transmission......
17:26, 08/22/2019

We could use bees' honey to track environmental lead pollution Honey is a surprisingly effective tool for monitoring the levels of lead in the environment. It could be used in places where sampling is hard to organise...
17:26, 08/22/2019

Macron delivers tough Brexit message to Johnson When Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson spoke to reporters ahead of their meeting in Paris on Thursday, they stood side by side but sounded as if they were living in parallel universes....
17:52, 08/22/2019

Will Argentina’s economy do the dead cat bounce? Argentina is about to default; again. It will be the ninth time in the past 200 years, and the Latin American sovereign is about to test its ability to survive beyond the ascribed mortality of cats....
17:52, 08/22/2019

Older people on medley of medicines risk life-threatening harm Age UK says unintended interactions between different medicines can be dangerousAbout 2 million elderly people in the UK are on at least seven different medications and at risk of potentially life-threatening harm from interactions between the drugs ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

Study: Climate change could pose danger for Muslim pilgrimage For the world’s estimated 1.8 billion Muslims — roughly one-quarter of the world population — making a pilgrimage to Mecca is considered a religious duty that must be performed at least once in a lifetime, if health and finances permit. The ritual, k...
18:13, 08/22/2019

Study links certain metabolites to stem cell function in the intestine MIT biologists have discovered an unexpected effect of a ketogenic, or fat-rich, diet: They showed that high levels of ketone bodies, molecules produced by the breakdown of fat, help the intestine to maintain a large pool of adult stem cells, which a...
18:13, 08/22/2019

High-precision technique stores cellular “memory” in DNA Using a technique that can precisely edit DNA bases, MIT researchers have created a way to store complex “memories” in the DNA of living cells, including human cells. The new system, known as DOMINO, can be used to record the intensity, duration, ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

Rising temperatures will make Hajj pilgrimage 'dangerous' British Muslims are being urged to take the lead on fighting climate change as a study suggests rising temperatures will make pilgrimages to Mecca dangerous....
18:13, 08/22/2019

Captain facing jail time for saving migrants calls Paris bravery medal hypocritical, refuses award Pia Klemp was awarded one of France's highest honors, the Grand Vermeil Medal, for her continued rescue efforts of migrants and asylum seekers.        ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

What started the Amazon fires? Brazilian president suggests NGOs, but gives no proof President Jair Bolsonaro suggested Wednesday that the fires, which can be seen from space, could be an attempt to make him look bad.        ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

11 tons of trash were taken off Mount Everest. Now, officials are banning single-use plastics Mount Everest has become littered with trash and bodies in recent years as more adventurers try their luck on scaling the natural wonder.        ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

AOC takes heat from heartland after calling Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ Political figures from the heartland are torching Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., after the coastal congresswoman posted an Instagram video where she claimed the Electoral College was a racist “scam” that needs to go. ...
18:13, 08/22/2019

Bakken oil pipeline flows hit 6-month high as rail to East Coast drops -data, sources Crude pipeline flows from North Dakota's Bakken shale field have climbed to the highest in six months after the June closure of the largest U.S. East Coast refinery cut crude-by-rail volumes, according to traders and market intelligence firm Genscape...
18:13, 08/22/2019

Shut out of China, Canada finds canola buyers in drought-damaged Europe Crop-scorching drought in Europe is providing Canadian canola farmers a timely new opportunity to move supplies that have piled up since China stopped buying this year....
18:13, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Carrefour's Brazil unit investigated for corruption -filing The Brazilian unit of retailer Carrefour SA said on Thursday it is the target of a corruption probe into alleged payments related to the headquarters of its Brazilian brand Atacadao and a Sao Paulo store, which were operating without a license....
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UPDATE 2-Retrophin scraps nervous system disorder study, shares dive Retrophin Inc said on Thursday it was discontinuing the late-stage study for its rare neurological disorder treatment after it failed to improve patients' ability to conduct daily activities such as eating and walking, sending shares down 30%....
18:13, 08/22/2019

Former Republican lawmaker leaning toward Trump challenge Joe Walsh, a conservative former U.S. congressman turned talk show host, said on Thursday he was leaning toward a Republican primary challenge to President Donald Trump, calling him a liar and a bully who is unfit for office....
18:39, 08/22/2019

Final Delta IV medium rocket carries GPS satellite into orbit The newest of the nation's GPS satellites was launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., on Thursday morning. The launch was the last for a United Launch Alliance Delta IV medium rocket....
18:39, 08/22/2019

Sensex Slumps 587 Points, Nifty Below 10,750 As Markets Hit 6-Month Low The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty slumped to their lowest levels in around six months on the back of a broad-based selling pressure. Investors are awaiting news on economic stimulus from the government......
18:39, 08/22/2019

Floccinaucinihilipilification? RBI Governor Knows What It Means Central bank watchers were left scrambling this week for their dictionaries and Google searches to decipher parts of a speech by Governor Shaktikanta Das and minutes of the recent monetary policy......
18:39, 08/22/2019

Sell Aurobindo Pharma; Buy Aditya Birla Fashion: Choice Broking Share Market Tips: Choice Broking has recommended selling Aurobindo Pharma in the range of Rs 589.90 and up to Rs 593 for target price of Rs 565 with stop loss at Rs 603....
18:39, 08/22/2019

10 great accessible adventures for ordinary travelers, from whitewater rafting to ziplines You don’t have to be a superjock or a reality show contestant to have an extreme travel adventure. Here are 10 great activities for normal folks.       ...
18:39, 08/22/2019

‘50 Shades of Orange’ star says he was denied mortgage for buying illegal tanning drugs A British tanning addict who once appeared in a TV documentary claimed that he’s been denied a mortgage — because he injects himself with an illegal drug to look like a “human solar panel,” according to a new report. Karl Dinis, 37, of Llanishe...
19:00, 08/22/2019

Conservative radio host Joe Walsh may run against Trump Joe Walsh, a conservative radio host who served one term as an Illinois congressman, is inching toward challenging President Trump in a Republican primary. “I’m strongly, strongly considering it. That’s — again, I’m not ...
19:00, 08/22/2019

Man ‘butchered’ and ate ex-girlfriend who dumped him: prosecutor An Indiana madman accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and eating parts of her body — including her heart and brain — savagely mutilated the woman after she ended their relationship days earlier, a prosecutor told jurors. Joseph Oberhansl...
19:00, 08/22/2019

Iceland Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir won’t be there during Mike Pence’s visit Icelandic Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir said that she won’t be around when Vice President Mike Pence visits the country next month. The leader of the Nordic nation has planned for months to give a keynote speech for the Council of Nordic Trade U...
19:00, 08/22/2019

| Ex-Sundowns coach backs Pitso for Bafana Bafana job Former Mamelodi Sundowns coach Khabo Zondo believes that SAFA should trust in local talent and appoint Pitso Mosimane as the next Bafana Bafana coach....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Jeweller Links of London in race to find new owner Links of London, one of Britain's best-known jewellery chains, is racing to secure a buyer within days‎ as its crisis-hit owner seeks to offload the business....
19:00, 08/22/2019

HMD Global Will Release an 'Affordable' Nokia 5G Phone Next Year: Report HMD Global, the Nokia brand licensee, is working on a value "flagship" 5G smartphone that will debut next year, the company's Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas told an online publication....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Amazon Rainforest Fires May Be Record Setting in Number This Year: NASA Amazon rainforest fires are filling the Brazilian sky with smoke, and NASA says the number of fires in the region this year may have set a new record....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Nokia 7.2 to Feature Circular Triple Camera Setup, Expected to Launch at IFA 2019 Nokia 7.2 is expected to launch at IFA 2019 alongside other Nokia phone models. Ahead of the launch, a leaked live photo has been spotted online that confirms a circular rear camera module....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Get Southwest Fare Deals as Low as $49 Today As we mentioned last week, you probably shouldn’t book a flight on third-party sites like Expedia or Travelocity or you might miss out on some airlines’ sales. And right on cue, Southwest announced a sale on flights departing as soon as September an...
19:26, 08/22/2019

Claims data points to high-end electric car risks: AXA Electric luxury cars and sport utility vehicles (SUVs) may be 40% more likely to cause accidents than their standard engine counterparts, possibly because drivers are still getting used to their quick acceleration, French insurer AXA said....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Jermaine Dupri Breaks Silence, Says Jay-Z Actually Never Told Him to Turn Down His NFL Deal It looks like everyone has possibly gotten wrapped up in a case of “he said, she said” and Jermaine Dupri is here to tell us to “Get Your Shit Right.”...
19:26, 08/22/2019

Britain answers China claim consulate employee engaged prostitutes China's latest claim a British consulate officer is being detained in the mainland for "soliciting prostitutes" is being met with demands for more information....
19:26, 08/22/2019

South Korea appointee spurns calls to step down despite growing allegations Justice Minister nominee Cho Kuk on Thursday expressed his firm will not to succumb to growing demand by opposition parties to step down amid snowballing corruption allegations involving his daughter....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders’s ‘Green New Deal’: A $16 Trillion Climate Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he said in an interview....
19:52, 08/22/2019

Opinion: Why Volkswagen needs to reinvent its image A new logo is just the beginning of a brand-wide revamp that seeks to draw a line under Dieselgate It’s not hyperbole to say the Volkswagen ID 3 will be one of the most significant cars in the history of the company. The first fully electric car dev...
19:52, 08/22/2019

Stena Bulk tanker seized by Iran could be released soon: Sweden's SVT broadcaster Sweden has received "very strong indications" that a British oil tanker seized last month by Iran in the Strait of Hormuz is to be released soon, Swedish public service broadcaster SVT reported on Thursday, citing sources within Sweden's foreign mini...
19:52, 08/22/2019

Somali president replaces security chiefs and Mogadishu mayor Somalia's president announced on Thursday a major shake-up of the country's security chiefs as well as a replacement for the mayor of Mogadishu after Abdirahman Omar Osman died of his wounds following a suicide bomb attack last month....
19:52, 08/22/2019

Canada opposes Russia's return to G8: official The Canadian government remains opposed to Russia rejoining the group of leading industrialized nations formerly known as the Group of Eight, a move U.S President Donald Trump has said should be considered, an official told reporters on Thursday....
19:52, 08/22/2019

Buy a castle and a Lordship: original ballroom and rose garden for sale at Lancashire castle visited by Charlotte Brontë The Jane Eyre author and art critic John Ruskin were among famous visitors to the property, nestled between the Lake District and the the Yorkshire Dales....
20:13, 08/22/2019

Measles cases in Texas could skyrocket due to unvaccinated children, study finds Large measles outbreaks could be more commonplace in Texas communities as an increasing number of children in the state show up to school unvaccinated, a new study claims. ...
20:13, 08/22/2019

Full moon patents: Self-repairing windshields and anti-jet lag headsets Ugh, the Gregorian calendar is so boring. That’s why we’re disrupting monthly series with a lunar cycle-based series about the best patents of the last synodic month, picked by the PatentYogi team. Get ready when that moon gets gibbous, y’all. This A...
20:39, 08/22/2019

CHEAP: $150 off a Samsung Galaxy S4 tablet (and a free S Pen)? Yes please Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 is showing its age, but it’s still a worthy iPad alternative for those wedded to Google’s Android ecosystem. As Samsung gradually rolls ...
20:39, 08/22/2019

Huawei won’t launch a phone with its home-brewed OS in 2019 On August 9, Huawei launched it’s much talked about operating system, HarmonyOS. However, the company is not releasing any phones powered by that in 2019. Huawei‘s Senior Vice President, Vincent Yang, told media in New York there’s no phone running H...
20:39, 08/22/2019

Trump Calling Himself the 'Chosen One' Wasn't Even the Most Insane Moment of His Unhinged Rant On Wednesday, Trump gave what might have been his most bizarre, impromptu press conference to a pool of waiting reporters. Trump’s presidency has been famous for unhinged soundbites; we should never forget that this is a man who was caught on a hot m...
20:39, 08/22/2019

First Titanic dives in 14 years reveal how the ocean floor is swallowing up the shipwreck The RMS Titanic was visited by divers for the first time in 14 years, and the ship that was once a picture of luxury was found in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Clinician: Losing federal funds puts women at risk The impact of Planned Parenthood's decision to pull out of the federal family planning program is reverberating around the country. Chicago nurse practitioner Jolanta Markiewicz says her patients will be negatively impacted. (Aug. 21)  ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Back from 'hell', Fury helping others fight their demons Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury said he "tasted death" during the mental health crisis that brought him to the brink of suicide but is back and on a mission to help others....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Durex manages to swing Spider-Man controversy conversation around to premature ejaculation Since news broke this week that a financial impasse between Disney and Sony Pictures Entertainment will mean the end of Spider-Man’s involvement in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Spider-fans have been making a kerfuffle online. Given the success th...
21:00, 08/22/2019

UN report condemns sexual violence by Myanmar military A U.N. fact-finding mission says sexual violence by Myanmar’s security forces against the country’s Muslim Rohingya minority was so widespread and severe that it demonstrates intent to commit genocide...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Liverpool vs Arsenal lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs, latest injury updates Liverpool and Arsenal face off at Anfield this weekend in what is likely to be a shootout between two of the best attacks in Europe, let alone the Premier League....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's? Vote on your pick for the best fast food chicken sandwich As Popeyes, Chick-fil-A and Wendy's battle over the best chicken sandwich, it's time for our readers to weigh in.       ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

How much does the tooth fairy pay for a lost tooth? It may depend on what's in your wallet In 2018, the tooth fairy paid an average of $3.70 per tooth – a 43-cent decline from the previous year's average of $4.13.       ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Where'd the stocks go? NASDAQ CEO on Market Shrink The stock market is a much less crowded party than it used to be. NASDAQ CEO Adena Friedman says these days more companies are choosing to stay private longer -- a trend that could threaten financial equality. (August 19)     ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Report: Apple will unveil overhauled MacBook Pro, “Pro” iPhones this fall This is the new Mac Pro. [credit: Samuel Axon ] Apple has already had a busy year with the launch of the Apple Card and the reveal of the ab...
21:26, 08/22/2019

How to create a MySQL relational database in AWS With the benefit of cloud AWS computing services, businesses of all sizes can implement sophisticated relational database solutions quickly and efficiently....
21:26, 08/22/2019

ITF postpones Pakistan-India Davis Cup series The International Tennis Federation has postponed next month's Davis Cup series between India and Pakistan because of the recent political tension over the disputed territory of Kashmir        ...
21:26, 08/22/2019

Microsoft, Intel and others are doubling down on open source Linux security Microsoft is continuing its broad ongoing push to contribute with open source projects, joining the newly created Confidential Computing Consortium, an initiative launched by The Linux Foundation which aims to provide better security for data which i...
21:26, 08/22/2019

Four die, more than 100 hurt in thunderstorm in Poland's Tatra mountains Four people, two of them children, died and more than 100 were injured during a thunderstorm in Poland's Tatra mountains on Thursday, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said....
21:52, 08/22/2019

U.S. offer to sell Patriot system to Turkey has expired: U.S. official The U.S. offer to sell Raytheon Co's Patriot missile defense system to Turkey has expired, following Ankara's decision to accept Russian S-400 systems, a State Department official said on Thursday....
21:52, 08/22/2019

No vote on Russia joining G7 expected this weekend: U.S. official The G7 group of world leaders is likely to discuss at its meeting this weekend whether to readmit Russia, a senior Trump administration official said on Thursday, but a vote on the issue was unlikely because the group works on a consensus basis....
21:52, 08/22/2019

|Ramaphosa:Wewillruna'cleanshop'inourNHIFund President Cyril Ramaphosa says government will keep a "hawk's eye" on finances for the National Health Insurance fund to safeguard it from corruption....
21:52, 08/22/2019

|CellCcreditratingcuttoDbyS&Ponmissedinterestpayments Cell C has suspended the payments as part of an effort to recapitalise the company and increase liquidity, chief executive officer Douglas Craigie Stevenson has said....
21:52, 08/22/2019

|Cadrecover:ANCannouncesfuneralplanformembers,supporters The governing party is planning to launch its own funeral policy scheme designed to benefit its members in good standing, as well as its millions of supporters, ANC treasurer general Paul Mashatile has said....
21:52, 08/22/2019

Christian Coleman stops showing up for drug tests ahead of Olympics Two people familiar with the case tell The Associated Press that gold-medal sprint contender Christian Coleman’s Olympic prospects could be in jeopardy after three missed drug tests. The case is said to involve three “whereabouts failures” over 12 mo...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung was indicted on Aug. 8 for cocaine possession, according to multiple reports, after knowingly possessing cocaine on June 25. Chung, 32, is scheduled for an arraignment next Wednesday. “We are aware of t...
21:52, 08/22/2019

One Eli Manning gift that will be hard for Daniel Jones to replicate CINCINNATI — The boobirds on draft night didn’t faze him. The two fumbles in the second preseason game didn’t faze him. Baker Mayfield volunteering that he couldn’t believe that Daniel Jones was the sixth pick of the draft didn’t faze Daniel Jones. S...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Patriots' Patrick Chung Indicted On Cocaine Possession Charge In New Hampshire New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung might have to make a trip to New Hampshire next Wednesday, as he’s slated to be arraigned on a charge of cocaine possession stemming from June 25....
21:52, 08/22/2019

Astros Bar Reporter From Postgame Presser At Justin Verlander's Request [Update] A Detroit Free Press reporter was barred from the Houston Astros’ postgame press conference last night because Justin Verlander said he would refuse to speak with media if the reporter was present....
21:52, 08/22/2019

Shark bite leads to 17 stitches for Canadian boy, 11, swimming at Florida beach A Canadian boy had to get over a dozen stitches on his foot after he was bitten by a shark on Wednesday while vacationing with his family at a Florida beach, officials said....
21:52, 08/22/2019

“Stop the bleed” – saving lives after shootings (NBC News) There’s a renewed push for first aid training following the recent mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton…specifically training in techniques that slow or stop heavy bleeding. Studies show it has the potential to save lives. Emer...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Sarah Sanders joins Fox News as contributor NEW YORK (AP) — Former White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, who once sparred with journalists, has decided to join them. Fox News said Thursday that Sanders has been hired to provide political commentary and analysis across all its properties, ...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Fire investigation underway after vehicle in flames found against Sahuarita home TUCSON – Rural Metro Fire Department is investigating a fire in Sahuarita after crews found a vehicle in flames against a garage Wednesday evening. According to officials, firefighters quickly extinguished the vehicle fire, which minorly extend...
22:13, 08/22/2019

iFixit teardown takes a look inside the Note 10+ 5G The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will be available online and in stores tomorrow. Just in time, the folks at iFixit are sharing a peek inside the new device. Most notably, the phone borrows one major design queue from the iPhone, and it won't be s...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Eminem’s publisher sues Spotify for unlicensed streaming Eminem's publisher Eight Mile Style filed a suit in federal court Wednesday alleging that Spotify has streamed the artist's songs without having properly licensed them. "Spotify has not accounted to Eight Mile or paid Eight Mile for these s...
22:13, 08/22/2019

iPhone Pro, new iPad and 16-inch MacBook Pro details emerge As usual before the fall, Apple's next batch of products are coming into focus. A Bloomberg report has given us our best glimpse yet at the new hardware, including "Pro" iPhones that'll replace the XS and XS Max, refreshed iPads and iPad Pr...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Russia tests new Soyuz rocket by sending a humanoid robot to the ISS Russia's space agency, Roscosmos, has just launched a new Soyuz booster on a trip to the ISS. Unlike other Soyuz flights that blast off to bring astronauts to the space station, this trip has no humans on board. It does, however, have a passenge...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Google Photos' face-grouping feature comes to Europe Google Photos recently hit one billion users after being spun out from Google+ just four years ago. One reason the product grew so quickly is its frequent updates, adding features like video animation and a crop and adjust tool for photographing docu...
22:13, 08/22/2019

American man on trial for killing hotel worker in Anguilla fears for life: attorney The attorney of an American man facing manslaughter charges in the death of a resort worker in Anguilla says prosecutors are knowingly putting her client's life in danger by demanding he show up in person to every procedural hearing despite credible ...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Body Positivity Win: Dad Is Changing Out Of His Swimsuit In The Beach Parking Lot With His Bare Ass In Plain View Of Everyone So much media today teaches us to be ashamed of our bodies, but one amazing man is going against the grain and taking a brave stand for body positivity: Dad is changing out of his swimsuit in the beach parking lot with his bare ass in plain view of e...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Nature’s Perfect Design: Scientists Believe That Studying Woodpeckers Could Totally Revolutionize The Way We Bash Trees Apart With Our Heads To Find Bugs Studying nature has long provided humanity with insights into how to better adapt to our world, and now experts believe that a secret to improving our everyday lives may very well be perched on a tree in your backyard: Scientists are optimistic that ...
22:13, 08/22/2019

USTA under-reported millions, owes back rent: NYC comptroller The New York City Comptroller said on Thursday that the United States Tennis Association (USTA) had under-reported millions in gross revenue, days before the start of the U.S. Open, the organization's marquee event and final Grand Slam of the year....
22:13, 08/22/2019

New 'Pro' iPhones to sport 'upgraded camera and Face ID' Two new iPhone handsets due to be unveiled by Apple next month will be pitched as MacBook-style "pro" models with an upgraded triple-lens camera and improved facial recognition, according to a report....
22:13, 08/22/2019

Weekslong migrant standoffs in Med becoming ‘new normal’ A Doctors Without Borders spokesman aboard a rescue ship carrying 356 migrants says the fact that it has become ‘the new normal’ for such ships to be stuck at sea for weeks waiting for permission to dock is ‘appalling’...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Asteroid Ryugu has no dust on it and we don’t know why The most detailed pictures yet from the asteroid Ryugu show it has no dust, which is very strange. There are at least three competing possible explanations...
22:39, 08/22/2019

Large Telecoms, State Enforcers Make Pact to Combat Robocalls Large telecom companies and attorneys general from every state unveiled a new pact for combating robocalls, the latest step toward cutting off such calls before they reach a consumer’s phone....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Qantas to Test Human Endurance for a 19-Hour Flight Global airlines are vying to operate ultralong flights made possible by new fuel-efficient aircraft. Airlines want to see what they can do to improve the passenger experience and keep pilots and crew alert....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Mediterranean migrant rescue ship running low on food: Doctors Without Borders There are 356 migrants on the Ocean Viking ship, which has not been allowed to dock by Italian and Maltese authorities for two weeks. The vessel picked up several groups of migrants but is running out of food....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Poland and Slovakia: Lightning strikes leave several dead in Tatra Mountains At least five people, including two children, have been killed during an electrical storm in the Tatra Mountain range, either side of the Polish, Slovak border. Rescue personnel are continuing to look for survivors....
22:39, 08/22/2019

How Chinese money is changing Cambodia Cambodia has seen a huge influx of Chinese investment, workers and tourists in recent years. Many in Cambodia are increasingly worried about the negative impact it is having....
22:39, 08/22/2019

China blames Canada for difficulties in relationship, demands Huawei executive be freed China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Thyssenkrupp in talks to buy steel trader Kloeckner: Handelsblatt German industrial group Thyssenkrupp is in talks to buy metals distributor Kloeckner & Co in a move to strengthen its materials trading business, Handelsblatt reported on Thursday citing sources familiar with the matter....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Markets doubt Fed's ability to defend economy, spur inflation The U.S. Federal Reserve wanted to do two things when it cut rates for the first time in a decade last month: Support the economy and spark inflation expectations....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Missing Cipriani Dolci head chef Andrea Zamperoni found dead in Queens hostel The missing head chef at the ritzy Cipriani Dolci restaurant has been found dead in a Queens rooming house, police said Thursday. Andrea Zamperoni, 33, was found at the Kamway Lodge & Tavern in Elmhurst at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday by police officers...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Los Angeles toddler rescued after parents’ murder-suicide: cops A 2-year-old girl was found unharmed in her Los Angeles home after her parents died in an apparent murder-suicide, police said. The toddler was inside the Sun Valley home Monday when her father, Perry Forman, 63, fatally shot his wife before turning ...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Why you’ll no longer find ‘convicted felons’ in San Francisco “Convicted felons” may be getting a makeover in San Francisco. Under a new resolution by the city’s Board of Supervisors — which voted to use “person-first” language in the criminal justice system — they̵...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Ashley Graham Shuts Down Troll Who Said She ''Struggled'' to Get Pregnant Ashley Graham is putting one critic in their place. It's hard to believe that people would try to put a pregnant woman down, but that's just what happened to Ashley Graham.......
23:26, 08/22/2019

5 Shocking Revelations From the Night Kanye West Interrupted Taylor Swift's VMAs Win It's a moment in MTV Video Music Awards history that pop culture fans will never forget. Moments after Taylor Swift took to the stage to accept the Best Female Video award, Kanye West......
23:26, 08/22/2019

Miley Cyrus Slams Rumors She Cheated on Liam Hemsworth Miley Cyrus is setting the record straight on her split from Liam Hemsworth. The 26-year-old singer took to Twitter on Thursday to shut down rumors their romance ended because of......
23:26, 08/22/2019

Jordyn Woods Is Finding Her "Self-Worth" After Tristan Thompson Cheating Scandal Jordyn Woods doesn't want anyone or anything to define her. The 21-year-old model, who made headlines this year for her involvement with Tristan Thompson, is opening up about the......
23:26, 08/22/2019

Prince William and Kate Middleton Fly Commercial Amid Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Private Jet Drama Just days after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle came under fire over their private jet journey, Prince William and Kate Middleton were spotted taking a commercial flight to Scotland. The......
23:26, 08/22/2019

A Reminder That You Can Get Another German Wagon With Over 500 HP For A 'Reasonable' Price If you didn’t catch the news, the Audi RS6 Avant—a super-wagon that we Americans were denied for so long—will finally hit our shores in 2020. I didn’t believe it would happen, but I’m happy to be proven wrong. However, if you don’t have the patience ...
23:26, 08/22/2019

Hyundai Teases New EV Concept Called『45』And Yes Those Things Are Part Of The Name Prior to its official introduction at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month, Hyundai teased the rear of their new electric vehicle concept, complete with a nice big band of animated dot-matrix taillight goodness. The car is called 『45』 and it seems lik...
23:26, 08/22/2019

Senator Eagerly Takes Credit for One of Trump's Most Harebrained Ideas Yet President Donald Trump’s insane plan to buy Greenland—to say nothing of his subsequent temper tantrum after being told the autonomous island territory is extremely not for sale—is the sort of crazy scheme worthy of Dr. Evil’s father. So it stands to ...
23:26, 08/22/2019

Jeffrey Epstein Allegedly Promised A Victim's Family That He'd Help Her Receive Treatment For An Eating Disorder Three lawsuits filed in New York on Tuesday against the estate of dead pedophile Jeffrey Epstein made a series of explosive new allegations against him, shedding light on the ways pulled new victims into his orbit and the depraved depths of his abuse...
23:26, 08/22/2019

My Idea: Replace Sean Spicer With Me on Dancing With the Stars Former paid liar Sean Spicer is going to be on Dancing With the Stars, and a lot of people—including the show’s host and ABC staffers—are understandably unhappy about it....
23:26, 08/22/2019

Teck's Quebrada Blanca copper mine in Chile fined for environmental violations Chilean regulators said on Thursday they had fined the sprawling Quebrada Blanca copper mine, controlled by Canadian miner Teck Resources Ltd, for violating the terms of its environmental permits....
23:52, 08/22/2019

HP CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November Following four years at the helm of HP, CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November. The Palo Alto-based PC maker today announced that its Australian chief executive will be leaving his role due to "family health" reasons. Enrique Lores, the current....
23:52, 08/22/2019

Marvel’s Avengers game: release date, news, trailers and first impressions After two years of secrecy, Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics are nearly ready to talk about their first Avengers game – or, as we know it, Marvel’s Avengers.At Square Enix's E3 2019 press event, we finally got our first look at the...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Splunk acquires SignalFX in largest acquisition to date Splunk has announced that it will acquire the cloud monitoring company SignalFX for $1.05bn, in its largest acquisition to date.According to Splunk's CEO Doug Merritt, the purchase will enable the company to provide its customers with a single d...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Watch: Electric surfboard riders surrounded by great white sharks A California photographer taking drone video of some hydrofoilers captured video of the apparently oblivious people being surrounded by great white sharks....
23:52, 08/22/2019

This fat ‘CHONK’ of a cat is looking for a new home An enormously fat cat who could pass for a mini-tiger needs a home — and he ain’t lion! BeeJay — who at 26 pounds weighs more than some bobcats — is up for adoption at a Philadelphia animal shelter, where workers on Thursday said his chunkiness is pa...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Customers Handed Over Their DNA. The Company Let the FBI Take a Look. Millions of consumers have bought home-test kits, including 1.5 million from FamilyTreeDNA. How that data is used is largely left up to the companies; “We were talking about horrendous crimes. So I made the decision.”...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Canada’s climate change plan among worst in G7: report The Climate Action Network, a global association of more than 1,300 climate groups, issued a report card on the climate plans of the G7 nations ahead of the leaders' summit in France this weekend....
23:52, 08/22/2019

Can Virgil Abloh Fit in a Museum? “Figures of Speech” in Chicago tries to capture the essence of a prodigious fashion designer. It’s an endeavor with radical juxtapositions, clever products and some missed opportunities....
00:13, 08/23/2019

How Wayne LaPierre Survived a Revolt at the N.R.A. Previously undisclosed documents reveal a sweeping effort by top officials and lawyers to oust the longtime head of the N.R.A. Not only has he remained, but he continues to influence the president....
00:13, 08/23/2019

How to Rebound After a Disaster: Move, Don’t Rebuild, Research Suggests A paper in the journal Science makes a case that, sometimes, retreating from nature instead of fighting it can open up new opportunities for communities....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Military Lawyer Denied Promotion While Defending Qaeda Suspect Allies of a former Navy SEAL say the decision to pass him over smacks of retribution over his willingness to stand up to the military tribunal system....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Miley Cyrus denies cheating on Liam Hemsworth, says she had to leave 'partying' life behind Miley Cyrus is opening up about her split from Liam Hemsworth, sharing a candid series of tweets about how she has matured from her drug-filled past.        ...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Harry & Meghan ignore 'eco-hypocrite' furor, fire up another do-good post on Instagram Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan carry on with charity work as tabloid uproar swirls over their private jet travels.        ...
00:13, 08/23/2019

NYPD cop tried to collect insurance on ‘stolen’ BMW that was found torched An NYPD cop tried to collect insurance money on a BMW he said was stolen — but was busted for fraud when it turned out the car had gone up in flames two days before the officer claimed it went missing, prosecutors said Thursday. Officer Kirk Pe...
00:13, 08/23/2019

38 former students sue Yeshiva University over alleged sex abuse After years of failed attempts to sue Yeshiva University, 38 former students who say they were sexually abused by three rabbis and other school staff decades ago can now seek justice under the Child Victims Act. The victims say while they attended al...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Legendary figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned from sport over sexual misconduct Richard Callaghan, the man who coached Tara Lipinski to Olympic gold as well as six-time U.S. champion Todd Eldredge, has been banned from figure skating by the U.S. Center for SafeSport for sexual misconduct....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Session Is A Hardcore Skateboarding Sim With Cool, Weird Controls “Pretty much everyone who tries the game eats shit like crazy at first,” Marc-Andre Houde told me when I met him in New York to see crea-ture studios’ forthcoming skateboarding game, Session. Maybe that’s a bad way to sell a video game, but Session i...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Grandia Has Reignited My Love For Role-Playing Games When I was in my impressionable pre-teen years, I spent vast amounts of my summer tucked away in a musty little basement down the street. My closest friends would visit at their grandma’s house near me every year while school was out, and when we wer...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Myanmar military committed ‘routine, systematic’ sexual violence against ethnic minorities, UN experts find Myanmar’s military must stop using sexual and gender-based violence to terrorize and punish ethnic minorities, according to a new report released on Thursday by the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission....
00:39, 08/23/2019

Valve says turning away researcher reporting Steam vulnerability was a mistake Enlarge (credit: Timothy Brown / Flickr) In an attempt to quell a controversy that has raised the ire of white-hat hackers, the maker of the Steam online game platform said on Thursday it made a mistake when it turned away a researcher who recently...
00:39, 08/23/2019

Scientists seek better understanding of mouse, human brains to improve research For decades, scientists have used experimental drugs to cure mice of brain disorders like Alzheimer's disease, glioblastoma and depression. But on human brains, these treatments often don't work....
00:39, 08/23/2019

Three Fed Officials Offer Diverging Views on Rate Cuts in TV Interviews Three Fed officials offered diverging views on the path for monetary policy in television interviews, with two skeptical over the need for lower rates and a third open to a further cut by the central bank....
00:39, 08/23/2019

Art Laffer warns on negative rates, saying he'd borrow as much as he could for no interest "If I could borrow without paying any interest, or ever pay the money back, I would borrow as much as I could, too," the "Trumponomics" co-author says....
01:00, 08/23/2019

Dave Chappelle to host block party in Ohio to benefit victims of Dayton shooting According to Rolling Stone, Dave Chappelle is going to host the “Gem City Shine” block party and benefit concert on August 25 in Dayton, Ohio, to honor the victims of the mass shooting earlier this month. No other performers have been announced beyon...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur gain a Fantastic rival in this exclusive preview Lunella “Moon Girl” Lafayette has gradually developed a strong relationship with the Fantastic Four over the years, at one point becoming an unofficial member of the team with her giant dinosaur companion when Mr. Fantastic and the Invisible Woman di...
01:00, 08/23/2019

| What does Facebook's plan to hire journalists mean for media industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake up an embattled media industry, analysts say....
01:00, 08/23/2019

I Liked Something Online Today It’s hard to shock the staff of Gizmodo dot com. Collectively, we’ve spent millions of hours online, covering everything from fishman dildos to catfish fetishists. Today, however, we discovered something truly surprising: Reddit Public Access Network...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Climate Change Could Be Behind An 'Extraordinary' Ancient Plant Bloom in the UK Cycads are palm-tree like plants that dominated the Earth’s landscape some 280 million years ago when the continents were smashed up into Pangea. Back then, the planet was going through global warming due to increased carbon dioxide levels from natur...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Security Installation Man Sentenced To Life in Prison for Secretly Recording Girls at Homes He Serviced A 39-year-old man in Oklahoma who installed home security systems for a local company was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for hiding cameras in homes and secretly recording girls who lived there.Read more......
01:00, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO Resigns to Focus on Career as Deep State Intelligence Asset, One Assumes Online furniture salesman Patrick Byrne stunned investors and anyone who’s ever tried to buy a cheap mid-century modern couch by publicly claiming in a cryptic statement about the “deep state” to have repeatedly assisted the “Men in Black” in governm...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Unprecedented Close-Up View of Asteroid Shows Rocks That Look Surprisingly Familiar On October 3, 2018, the Hayabusa2 spacecraft dropped a lander toward the surface of the asteroid Ryugu from 135 feet up. The lander, MASCOT, hit a boulder, bounced backward, and tumbled 55 feet along the asteroid’s surface before coming to rest upsid...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Barcelona vs Real Betis: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV channel, team news - La Liga 2019-20 preview Barcelona are looking to recover from last weekend's shock defeat to Athletic Bilbao as the Spanish champions host Real Betis at Camp Nou on Sunday night....
01:00, 08/23/2019

United adding four international routes, including first flights to Nice, France, and Palermo, Italy United will start serving Nice, France; Palermo, Italy; and Curacao. The airline is also adding Chicago-Zurich flights.       ...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Renting in London: south London areas see biggest price increase as UK rents hit record high Renters waiting to move home until after the Tenant Fees Ban came into force increased demand in June and July, pushing average rents to a record high....
01:26, 08/23/2019

Keep calm and trust in free-market democracy: Hong Kong shows how America can defeat China In our globalized economy, highly mobile capital works in favor of investors and consumers who value democratic protections. That dooms China's authoritarian model unless Beijing can force the world to submit to its peculiar form of feudal mercantili...
01:26, 08/23/2019

US manufacturing sector contracts for first time in nearly 10 years U.S. manufacturing contracted in August for the first time in nearly a decade, the most recent indicator of the effect President Trump’s protracted trade war with China is having on the economy....
01:26, 08/23/2019

U.S. Government Bonds Send Warning About Slowing Growth U.S. government bonds sent a fresh warning about the economy Thursday after a report showed that manufacturing activity slowed this month to the lowest in almost 10 years. That data led the yield on the 10-year note to fall below the yield on the two...
01:26, 08/23/2019

11 thrilling ways to discover Antarctica Once upon a time there was basically only one way for an ordinary person to visit Antarctica -- climbing aboard a small cruise ship and visiting the frozen continent en masse with hundreds of other passengers....
01:26, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift’s Dad Delivered Pizzas to Fans Who Spent the Night Waiting For Her Performance Taylor Swift is making the rounds ahead of the long-awaited release of her seventh studio album Lover and her fans are traveling with her. Hundreds of them camped out overnight on Wednesday to sing along with Swift during her Good Morning America app...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Billie Eilish ‘Bad Guy’ Parody ‘Dad Guy’ Is Peak Dad in Every Way Imaginable The parody of Billie Eilish’s monster hit “Bad Guy” is here and it’s abundantly clear that this was one bop ripe for the ol’ dad-ode treatment. Eilish officially dethroned Lil Nas X at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 ch...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Behind the Scenes of The Goldfinch, a Rare and Delicate Hollywood Specimen On a March day on New York city’s Upper East Side, producers huddle on the narrow first floor of an art gallery, studying their monitors and surrounded by pictures of flora and fauna. Eagles and herons adorn the walls, but the bird that serves ...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Former England international Haskell to try hand at MMA "Former England rugby international James Haskell has signed a deal with mixed martial arts promotion Bellator MMA and will compete in the heavyweight division, the 34-year-old confirmed on Thursday."...
01:52, 08/23/2019

US athletes warned they will face punishment if they protest against racism and gun violence "U.S. athletes Race Imboden and Gwen Berry have been placed on probation for 12 months for their political protests at the Pan Am Games, USA Today reported on Tuesday."...
01:52, 08/23/2019

If I protest in Hong Kong and travel to mainland China, will I be able to come home? In late May, two weeks before the first major anti-extradition bill march in Hong Kong, four high school friends and I took a day trip to the Chinese city of Shenzhen for a birthday celebration....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Indonesia sends 1,000 police to quell protests Protests in Indonesia were sparked by allegations of police brutality after a group of Papuan students were accused of throwing the country's flag into a ditch....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders signals his administration would pursue 'criminal' charges against oil executives Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., upped the ante in his progressive agenda on Thursday when he signaled support for criminal charges against executives at oil companies....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Jeremy Corbyn: I agree with Macron on Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is in agreement with Emmanuel Macron's stance on Brexit - after the French president insisted the Irish border backstop is "indispensable"....
02:13, 08/23/2019

At 19 hours, it's the world's longest flight. But how will the human body cope? Australian airline Qantas has announced three test flights, with 40 people traveling directly from London or New York to Sydney, to see how the human body copes with 19 solid hours of air travel....
02:13, 08/23/2019

With recession fears rising, here's how to find stability when Wall Street has you on edge Buzz about a recession is building. Wall Street saw an 800-point drop on Aug. 14. So what should savers do if they're trying to protect their money?       ...
02:13, 08/23/2019

This woman paid off over $222K in student debt. This is how she did it. Caitlin Boston completed the final payment on her student debt totaling over $222,000. And she celebrated with a hilarious dance shared on YouTube.       ...
02:13, 08/23/2019

With Amazon Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash: ‘Lungs of the Earth Are in Flames’ The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
02:13, 08/23/2019

William Jackson Harper hops aboard Barry Jenkins' new Underground Railroad Amazon show It’s been a rough summer for Chidi fans, as anyone who saw Midsommar can attest; not only did they have to watch William Jackson Harper—who plays The Good Place’s endearingly conflicted ethical philosopher—act like kind of a jerk in Ari Aster’s brigh...
02:39, 08/23/2019

WHO says eradicating malaria 'can be done', but first aim is to control it London, Reuters - Eradicating malaria is biologically feasible and a lofty aim, the World Health Organization said on Friday, but the focus for now should be getting the funds, tools and political will to control it....
02:39, 08/23/2019

Migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. face high violence risk (Reuters Health) - Nearly one third of migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. experience physical, psychological and/or sexual violence during their journey, a new study finds....
02:39, 08/23/2019

MLB suspends involvement in Venezuelan baseball following sanctions Major League Baseball said on Thursday it was suspending involvement in the upcoming Venezuelan professional baseball season pending instructions from the U.S. government, which has repeatedly sanctioned the South American nation's government....
02:39, 08/23/2019

Amazon wildfires: Who is to blame? Brazil has lashed out at international critics who are blaming President Jair Bolsonaro for not doing enough to curb massive Amazon fires. Bolsonaro accused media organizations of trying to undermine his government....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Europa League: Role reversal leaves Eintracht Frankfurt down but not out Colorful, fanatic support and unlikely underdog victories carried Eintracht Frankfurt to the Europa League semifinals last year. But in the final qualifying round first leg, French side Strasbourg turned the tables....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Chechen refugee in Germany fined after sharing DW article on Islamic State A court in Augsburg has fined a refugee from the Chechen Republic after he shared a DW article on his Facebook page. According to the ruling, he propagated the insignia of the Islamic State group....
03:00, 08/23/2019

After Sony ruined ‘Endgame,’ Avengers 5 might be better off without Spider-Man Sony just pulled what may be the worst move in movie history, shutting out Disney and Marvel from the Spider-Man franchise for the foreseeable future. While the two studios might kiss and make up well before the next massive Avengers and Spider-Man a...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Russia sends robot into space to test out new booster rocket Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket that is expected to replace the current vehicle....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Why Irv Gotti is starring in ‘Growing Up Hip Hop: New York’ The idea for Murder Inc. CEO Irv Gotti to co-star on We TV’s “Growing Up Hip Hop: New York” came from his son, Jonathan “JJ” Wilson Lorenzo — who appears on the upcoming (Aug. 29) season of the series with his father and sister, Angie Pearson. “My fr...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Lenny Kravitz is still ripped, rocking and ‘letting love rule’ It’s been 30 years since Lenny Kravitz first introduced his flower-child rock with “Let Love Rule,” his debut album released on Sept. 6, 1989. But the New York native is still always on the run: After “representing” at the MTV Video Music Awards on M...
03:00, 08/23/2019

One Of Two Trapped Polish Cavers Found Dead: Report Polish rescuers have found the body of one of two men who became trapped in a mountain cave last week when their corridor to the outside was flooded with water, a report said Thursday....
03:00, 08/23/2019

OnePlus 7T Pro leak may reveal a huge design change for the new phone OnePlus is widely expected to release a OnePlus 7T series of devices this fall, maybe as soon as mid-October. But this is the first time that OnePlus already launched three phones in the first half of the year, featuring two distinct designs. The One...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Arsenal tell Mustafi and Elneny to leave before European transfer window closes • Unai Emery says fringe players should find ‘another challenge’• Mustafi linked with Monaco; Elneny with Turkish clubsUnai Emery has told Shkodran Mustafi and Mohamed Elneny to find “another challenge” before the end of the European transfer window,...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Women’s World Cup was ‘a balloon that deflated,’ says Carly Telford • England goalkeeper says FA can learn from France’s mistakes • ‘Towns and cities not as football-friendly as they needed to be’The England goalkeeper, Carly Telford, has criticised the efforts of France as Women’s World Cup hosts, describing the tou...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Liverpool reveal plan to increase Anfield’s capacity to beyond 60,000 • Club ditch original plans for ‘ambitious’ new proposal• Fit-again Oxlade-Chamberlain signs contract extensionLiverpool have confirmed they are to abandon current plans to redevelop Anfield in favour of a more ambitious scheme that will increase the...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Serena Williams, chair umpire Carlos Ramos to be kept apart at this year's U.S. Open After last year's contentious U.S. Open final, chair umpire Carlos Ramos won't work any matches involving either Serena or Venus Williams this year.        ...
03:26, 08/23/2019

PM Modi Holds Talks With French President Emmanuel Macron Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday held marathon one-on-one meeting during which they reviewed the entire gamut of the dynamic and multi-faceted relationship......
03:26, 08/23/2019

Fast-Track Probe, Trial Of Sexual Offences Against Minors: Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday asked state chief secretaries to device a mechanism to ensure that investigation and trial in sexual offences like rape against girls under the age of 12 are......
03:26, 08/23/2019

Tim Cook has found the 'recipe' for a positive relationship with Trump, says Yale's Jeff Sonnenfeld Apple CEO Tim Cook has found the "recipe" for a positive relationship with the president, management expert Jeffrey Sonnenfeld told CNBC on Thursday....
03:52, 08/23/2019

Sockeye salmon returns plunge in B.C., official calls 2019 ‘extremely challenging’ Federal fisheries experts are painting a devastating picture of the challenges facing Pacific salmon and point to climate change as the main culprit....
04:13, 08/23/2019

Deer Lake, N.L., drinking water deemed safe after canal cleanup: report The barrels were discovered in 2016 in the Humber Canal, which provides Deer Lake, N.L.'s water supply, by a concerned resident who filmed the sunken debris on a GoPro camera....
04:13, 08/23/2019

4 Your Health: Severe lung disease linked to vaping Reports of severe lung disease linked to vaping continue to rise. According to the CDC, there are 153 possible cases reported in 16 states. No deaths have been reported, but some patients have required ongoing mechanical breathing assistance. The ill...
04:39, 08/23/2019

‘Big boned’ 26-pound cat in search of forever home PHILADELPHIA (WCAU) – Chonk. Jumbo-sized. Genuinely big boned. These are only a few of the terms that were used to describe a humongous cat that’s up for adoption at a Philadelphia animal shelter. The Morris Animal Refuge tweeted photos of BeeJ...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Watch: Showtime releases first-look teaser of 'The L Word: Generation Q' Showtime released a first-look teaser of "The L Word: Generation Q" featuring returning stars Jennifer Beals, Katherine Moennig, and Leisha Hailey, and new cast members....
04:39, 08/23/2019

Watch: Bruce Springsteen's releases lyric video for 'I'll Stand By You' Bruce Springsteen released a lyric video for "I'll Stand By You" featuring clips from the film "Blinded by the Light." The song was previously unreleased before the movie....
04:39, 08/23/2019

Months Ahead Of Olympics, World Body Suspends India's Dope Testing Lab The World Anti-Doping Agency or WADA has suspended the accreditation of the National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) for six months in what could be a massive blow to anti-doping movement in the......
04:39, 08/23/2019

Sir Chris Hoy to drive Colin McRae WRC Subaru ahead of Rally GB Olympic legend, and accomplished racer, Sir Chris Hoy will celebrate his childhood hero by driving Colin McRae's 1996 Subaru Impreza during the build-up to the World Rally Championship's Rally GB...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Charles Manson: This actor plays him in both 'Mindhunter,' 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Aussie actor Damon Herriman had the unique challenge of playing Charles Manson in both "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" and Netflix's "Mindhunter."        ...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Todd Chrisley says he forgives estranged daughter Lindsie, calls out children for 'greed' Todd Chrisley is trying to make amends with his estranged daughter, Lindsie Chrisley. He also called out his children for "greed" and "backstabbing."        ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Ticket demand for international NFL games surge Ticket demand for the NFL's five international games this season has jumped 55% compared to 2018 thanks to the American football league's efforts to grow its global fan base, ticket retailer StubHub said on Thursday....
05:13, 08/23/2019

Halep hopes dream Wimbledon run can end U.S. Open nightmare Simona Halep is living the dream after her Wimbledon triumph and the Romanian heads into next week's U.S. Open hoping for a new dawn at the season's final Grand Slam after early exits in the last two years....
05:13, 08/23/2019

Google removes 210 YouTube channels in Hong Kong misinformation crackdown Google said Thursday that it had shut down 210 YouTube channels after the company learned they were tied to misinformation about the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong....
05:13, 08/23/2019

The Coast HP7R Flashlight Kept Me Safe From Skunks I wouldn’t blame you if you rolled your eyes after I told you that I had found the most fantastic flashlight (the COAST HP7R.) And I certainly wouldn’t blame you if you thought all flashlights were basically the same. In fact, I thought the same thin...
05:13, 08/23/2019

How to Get Android's New 'Focus Mode' Early The imminent launch of Android 10 (née “Android Q”) will bring a host of new things to do, and several built-in Android apps are also prepping a few fun features that you can try out right now—no Android Q needed. These include Google’s own Digital W...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Florida scientists induce spawning of Atlantic coral in lab for first time Scientists in Florida have artificially induced reproductive spawning of an endangered Atlantic coral species for the first time in an aquarium setting, a breakthrough they say holds great promise in efforts to restore depleted reefs in the wild....
05:39, 08/23/2019

Sen. Cotton says he raised the idea of buying Greenland in conversations with Trump and Danish ambassador The revelation came a day after Trump called off a trip to Denmark, saying in a tweet that he postponed the visit because the country’s leader was not interested in selling Greenland to the United States....
05:39, 08/23/2019

Rapper Kodak Black pleads guilty to weapons charges, could face up to 20 years in prison Rapper Kodak Black pleaded guilty on Thursday to federal weapons charges stemming from his arrest just before a scheduled concert performance in May.        ...
05:39, 08/23/2019

What Little Leaguers REALLY think about today's MLB From the home run explosion to extended safety netting to ... the New York Yankees, we hit Williamsport to get the next generation's take on baseball's hot-button issues....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Sergey Kovalev fights Anthony Yarde on Saturday -- is Canelo Alvarez next? A successful WBO light heavyweight title defense against Yarde on Saturday could lead Kovalev to a fight with Alvarez and the hefty payday that comes with it....
06:00, 08/23/2019

August bank holiday: Drivers urged to 'after 9pm' as one of the busiest travel days of the year looms Bank holiday revellers have been urged to drive "after 9pm" as motorists are warned to expect heavy traffic on one of the busiest travel days of the year....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Teen Mom's Briana De Jesus Has the Best Reaction to Javi Marroquin's Relationship Drama Somebody may have dodged a bullet in the romance department. As Teen Mom 2's Javi Marroquin continues to make news in regards to his relationship with Lauren Comeau, one ex-girlfriend......
06:00, 08/23/2019

Sarah Michelle Gellar Is Playing a Mommy Blogger in a New Show Buffy's got a new gig. Sarah Michelle Gellar is starring in and executive producing a potential new series, and based on the description, we're going to need it in front of our......
06:00, 08/23/2019

Mysterious medieval skeleton at Prague Castle reveals its secrets Archaeologists are shedding new light on a mysterious medieval skeleton that was discovered buried with a sword, ax and knives at Prague Castle during the 1920s....
06:26, 08/23/2019

What to expect from upcoming ‘Pro’ iPhones Apple fans will soon have three new iPhones to choose from. The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant is gearing up to unveil a trio of new models at its annual product showcase in September, including two that will be dubbed “Pro” iPhones, according to a ne...
06:26, 08/23/2019

Xiaomi banks on phone data for finance play in India China's Xiaomi is poised to launch a consumer lending business in India in the coming weeks, making an ambitious tilt at the booming financial services market where data privacy concerns and fierce competition present formidable challenges....
06:26, 08/23/2019

What to know about gum boils Gum boils are swollen, pus-filled bumps on the gums. Treatment involves medication and dental procedures, while home remedies may reduce discomfort. Learn more here....
06:52, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift's new album 'Lover' includes star-studded collaborations, juicy lyrics Taylor Swift dropped her highly anticipated album "Lover," which includes a collaboration with the Dixie Chicks and some juicy lyrical references.        ...
07:13, 08/23/2019

West Papua: Indonesia claims province has 'returned to normal' amid internet blackout Protesters dispute claim by Indonesian president Joko Widodo that order has been restoredIndonesia’s president, Joko Widodo, has said West Papua “has returned to normal” after clashes with police, a claim dismissed by independence protesters who said...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Noah Syndergaard dominates Indians — then rubs it in While the rain drops were falling at Citi Field, the Indians’ couldn’t find cover from Noah Syndergaard. The Mets’ fireballer, likely killing time in the Citi Field clubhouse after having his night on the mound was ended by an approximately two-hour ...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Jets already were planning for Brandon Copeland suspension Jets coach Adam Gase is dealing with the loss of another player after the NFL handed down a four-game suspension to linebacker Brandon Copeland this week. Gase and the team have known this was a possibility and have been rotating players at outside l...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Panthers QB Cam Newton exits game with foot injury FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night’s exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. The team announced that he would not return. The 2015 NFL MVP was playing for the fi...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Giants’ Daniel Jones impresses once again CINCINNATI — Like everyone else, Eli Manning got to learn a little more about Daniel Jones this week during the Baker Mayfield affair, as the Browns quarterback basically insinuated that the Giants rookie is not a winner and thus drafted too high. Jo...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Gennady Golovkin is done chasing Canelo Alvarez trilogy fight Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is done with Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. Done with chasing him for a third fight and done with the frustration of reliving their past two fights. “I was ready to fight in September,” Golovkin said of a proposed trilogy with Alvarez,...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Packers-Raiders Preseason Game Played On 80-Yard Field Due To CFL Goalpost Issue Thursday night’s Packers-Raiders game is being played in Winnipeg, at the home of the Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. Suited though the stadium may be for Canadian gridiron football, it turns out the field is not up to the job of hosti...
07:39, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end "white terror" The Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions on Friday called on Cathay Pacific to put an end to what it described as "white terror", following the dismissal of Rebecca Sy, the head of Cathay Dragon's Airlines Flight Attendants' Association....
07:39, 08/23/2019

Mexico fines Cancun airport $3.7 million over taxi monopoly Mexico's competition regulator said on Thursday it fined the airport at tourist hot spot Cancun $3.7 million for blocking new taxi operators, which it said reduced competition and effectively overcharged millions of passengers....
07:39, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 3-VMware to pay $5 bln for firms offering cloud security, developers platform VMware Inc said on Thursday it bought two providers of cloud security and cloud developer services in separate deals valued at about $5 billion, as it expands offerings for corporate clients. VMware bought Pivotal Software Inc in a $2.7 billion deal....
07:39, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Hasbro takes home Peppa Pig, PJ Masks in $4 bln eOne deal Hasbro Inc will buy Entertainment One Ltd for about $4 billion (3.27 billion pounds) in cash, expanding into the lucrative infant and preschool market by gaining access to popular TV shows like Peppa Pig and PJ Masks....
07:39, 08/23/2019

U.S. EXIM Bank seeks vote on $5 bln loan to Mozambique LNG project The U.S. Export-Import Bank said on Thursday its board intends to vote on a $5 billion direct loan for the development of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Mozambique, the bank's biggest export financing deal in years....
07:39, 08/23/2019

Josh Rosen's stock rises as Dolphins beat Jaguars Josh Rosen continued to elevate his stock in the Miami Dolphins quarterback competition with a stellar showing during a preseason win against the Jacksonville Jaguars....
07:39, 08/23/2019

|Moyo'slegalteamarguescontemptofcourtafternewterminationnotice In an open letter published on its website, the financial services provider said it took the step "after legal advice and on careful reflection by directors, with proper regard to their fiduciary duties to the company"....
07:39, 08/23/2019

Russia launches test of new rocket booster, sends humanoid robot into space All eyes were on the International Space Station yesterday as NASA astronauts performed a spacewalk to install a new docking port that will allow commercial vehicles to latch onto the orbiting laboratory. Meanwhile, Russia was preparing for some seri...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Trump speaks out on Sean Spicer joining 'Dancing with the Stars': 'He will do great' One day after it was revealed that Sean Spicer will be competing on the upcoming season of "Dancing with the Stars," President Trump spoke out about the casting decision. ...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Brazil and France clash over raging wildfires in Amazon rainforest Brazil's president has accused other countries of interfering and having a "colonialist mindset" as they express fears for the burning Amazon rainforest....
08:00, 08/23/2019

Drugs worth $161 million seized in Malaysia's biggest haul Malaysian authorities on Friday said they had seized nearly 3.7 tonnes of ketamine and cocaine worth about $161 million in the country's biggest drugs haul to date....
08:26, 08/23/2019

As Amazon burns, Brazil's Bolsonaro tells rest of world not to interfere Amid growing international criticism over the wildfires raging through the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday admitted farmers could be illegally setting the rainforest ablaze but told foreign powers not to interfere....
08:26, 08/23/2019

55% of mobile phone users plan to keep their devices for 3-5 years A new study shows confirms the worst fears of mobile phone manufacturers like Apple and Samsung. According to responses from 3,640 mobile phone users shows that more than half of them plan to keep their current device for three to five more years. In...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Malaysia's Mahathir says linking palm oil to deforestation 'baseless' Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on Friday said linking the production of palm oil to deforestation was "baseless, unfair and unjustified", and that the industry has grown responsibly....
08:26, 08/23/2019

August bank holiday: Drivers urged to travel 'after 9pm' as one of the busiest travel days of the year looms Bank holiday revellers have been urged to drive "after 9pm" as motorists are warned to expect heavy traffic on one of the busiest travel days of the year....
08:26, 08/23/2019

Ireland abuse survivors say Pope must face up to Church's past sins This weekend will be a moment of reckoning for survivors around the world, as the Pope arrives for the first papal visit to Ireland in nearly 40 years amid a growing outcry over Church-related sexual abuse....
08:26, 08/23/2019

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 23 August Corrado's handsome angular bodywork can fall victim to rust, so get the torch out New, the Volkswagen Corrado was referred to as 'the people's Porsche', which means you don't pay over the odds today At the last count Volkswagen had five SUVs in it...
08:52, 08/23/2019

Johnson & Johnson Says It Paid Rs 25 Lakh To Faulty Hip Implant Victims Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson said it has paid Rs 25 lakh each to three victims of its faulty acetabular surface replacement (ASR) hip implants in Uttar Pradesh....
08:52, 08/23/2019

"Notice" To Those Defending Civil Liberties: Kapil Sibal On P Chidambaram Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Friday took a swipe at the government, saying the "economy is in ICU" and the Modi dispensation has issued a "look out notice" for all those defending civil......
08:52, 08/23/2019

Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2019: Wishes, Quotes, Wallpapers, Pics, Status Happy Krishna Janmashtami 2019: From legends of Shri Krishna's birth, valour and childhood revelry to his love for food, Lord Krishna surely makes for one of the most loved characters in Hindu......
08:52, 08/23/2019

Dozens supporting TUSD Family Life Curriculum walk out in solidarity at final public hearing TUCSON — Many supporters of the Family Life Curriculum walked out of Thursday night’s TUSD School Board public hearing at Cholla High School. “The people united will never be defeated,” dozens chanted. “By stonewalling c...
08:52, 08/23/2019

UA Volleyball Red-Blue game on Saturday is free to public TUCSON – Coach Dave Rubio and the Arizona Wildcat volleyball team will play its “Red-Blue” game on Saturday at 2 p.m.  Tickets are free. Here’s more from Thursday’s sportscast:...
08:52, 08/23/2019

UA Coach Sumlin not worried about “beach distractions” vs. Hawaii HAWAII – Is Coach Kevin Sumlin worried about “beach distractions” in Hawaii as the Cats prep for Saturday’s season opener? Here’s more from Thursday’s sportscast:...
08:52, 08/23/2019

Manufacturing slowdown, Fed mess stall market rally Wall Street’s recent efforts to rally following last week’s recession scare were thwarted Thursday by a bevy of bad news, including the first signs of a manufacturing slowdown in 10 years. Stocks started the day off strong on growing signs of a confi...
09:13, 08/23/2019

Target shares up 15 percent on strong profit forecast Target raised its annual profit forecast on Wednesday after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results as higher investments to remodel stores and beef up digital business drew in more shoppers, sending shares up nearly 15 percent. The retailer...
09:13, 08/23/2019

With Amazon Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
09:39, 08/23/2019

Apparently, Facebook Had to Crack Down On Major Pro-Trump Advertiser. But That's Not the Weird Bit... Facebook banned the second-largest supplier of pro-Trump ads on its platform, the Epoch Times, after the group tried to sneak thousands of ads past its review system, according to an NBC report Thursday.Read more......
09:39, 08/23/2019

Arsenal trio can match Liverpool's front three - Aubameyang "Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says Arsenal could try to fight fire with fire on Saturday by deploying him in a front three alongside Alexandre Lacazette and Nicolas Pepe when they travel to face Liverpool in the Premier League."...
10:26, 08/23/2019

| South America eye clean sweep in absence of star names at Vuelta A swathe of absentees leaves the door open for a first-time winner and a South American clean sweep of Grand Tour victories this season at the Vuelta a Espana....
10:26, 08/23/2019

Giraffes Move Closer to Endangered Species List as Nations Move to Regulate Trade of Body Parts (GENEVA) — Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and scowls from some sub-Saharan African nations. Thursday’s vote by a key committee ...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Amazon rainforest fires: Macron calls for G7 talks to focus on 'international crisis' Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro lashes out at ‘sensationalist’ comments saying they were for ‘personal political gain’France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said the fires in the Amazon are an “international crisis” and called for them to be top of the age...
10:52, 08/23/2019

North Korea calls Pompeo 'poisonous' to diplomacy Ri Yong-ho says US secretary of state cast ‘dark shadows’ over nuclear talksNorth Korea’s top diplomat has called the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, a “diehard toxin” who only complicates denuclearisation talks and said North Korea was ready for...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Radical gun reform may finally have a voice in Washington An ambitious agenda by the March for Our Lives activists may be the first time the majority of Americans get real representationMarch for Our Lives, the national youth gun violence prevention movement founded by survivors of last year’s school shooti...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Joe Biden inspires no one — not even his own wife | Bhaskar Sunkara Can we stop pretending that Joe Biden is the inevitable 2020 candidate?Much like Hillary Clinton in 2016, Joe Biden’s Democratic primary campaign has thus far cloaked itself in an aura of inevitability. You might not like Joe Biden. He might say raci...
10:52, 08/23/2019

When calling out environmental hypocrisy is nothing but a cynical ploy | Zoe Williams Those who would benefit from climate inaction try to sabotage green politics by criticising activists. We must resist themEver since Al Gore first launched his climate crusade, the sight of any given public figure making the case for action, anywhere...
10:52, 08/23/2019

The great Australian cafe war: he thought he was the best customer ever ... but was he? When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrongIt all started on Monday when Fraser Harvey walked into his local cafe in Melbourne’s city centre. To mark his constant visits to t...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Pakistani refugee sets himself alight on Nauru Medecins Sans Frontieres accuses Nauru of breaching medical ethicsA 36-year-old Pakistani refugee has been hospitalised after he set himself alight on Nauru on Friday.This comes amid warnings the government’s attempts to repeal the medevac laws could...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Bona-fried success: how Popeyes' new chicken sandwich conquered America The chicken chain’s latest offering has been selling out and earning hoards of fans. What inspired the obsession? Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich is a bona fide, boneless fried phenomenon.The fried chicken chain’s new offering has become America’s must...
10:52, 08/23/2019

70 US mayors urge Trump administration to 'abandon' proposed changes to federal food stamp program Seventy U.S. mayors rebuked the Trump administration's proposed cuts to the federal food stamp program in a signed letter.        ...
11:13, 08/23/2019

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to Robert Cousy President Donald Trump presented basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian honor, in an Oval Office ceremony on Thursday. (Aug. 22)        ...
11:13, 08/23/2019

'Fortnite' finally nerfs the hated B.R.U.T.E. mechs With the debut of Fortnite season X a few weeks ago, Epic Games added some superpowered B.R.U.T.E. mech suits to its battle royale game. According to the company, its mechs were intended to help level the playing field, but many high-level and even m...
11:39, 08/23/2019

August bank holiday travel: Drivers urged to travel 'after 9pm' as one of the busiest days of year on roads gets under way Bank holiday revellers have been urged to drive "after 9pm" as motorists are warned to expect heavy traffic on one of the busiest travel days of the year....
11:39, 08/23/2019

South Korea Says It Will End Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan, Adding to Tensions The move frustrates officials in the United States, which pushed for the arrangement in part to ensure that North Korea’s missile activity is closely tracked....
11:39, 08/23/2019

India’s Move in Kashmir: More Than 2,000 Rounded Up With No Recourse Kashmiri politicians, business owners, activists and scholars are among those swept up as India tightens its grip — critics say illegally — on the territory....
11:39, 08/23/2019

Football transfer rumours: Fernando Llorente to Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is in a dusty black coat with a red right handAre Manchester United interested in signing Fernando Llorente? Well, nobody seems quite sure. A report in pink Italian paper the Gazzetta dello Sport claims the 34-year-old Spanish strike...
12:00, 08/23/2019

'Terrible' NZ internet prompts concerns over how to watch All Blacks at World Cup Fears fans in rural areas will not be able to follow Bill raised in parliament to extend licensing hoursNew Zealanders in rural areas are raising concerns at how they will watch the upcoming Rugby World Cup, as the government introduce legislation in...
12:00, 08/23/2019

Basketball fans furious costly seating at USA v Boomers match offered poor views ACCC confirms it has received complaints about star players pulling out and some people have been given refunds Basketball fans in Melbourne were left fuming after paying hundreds of dollars for seats that offered shockingly poor views of Australia’s...
12:00, 08/23/2019

WRAPUP 3-Hong Kong airport faces renewed protest turbulence after last week's fracas Hong Kong braced for an anti-government protest "stress test" of the airport this weekend, as weeks of sometimes violent demonstrations in the Chinese-ruled city showed no signs of let-up amid rising tension between China and some Western nations....
12:00, 08/23/2019

CEE MARKETS-Currencies mixed ahead of Powell speech Central European currencies were mixed on Friday, as investors eyed a speech by Federal Reserve Chief Jerome Powell for indications as to whether the U.S. central bank will cut rates further. Powell will give a speech to central bankers in Jackso...
12:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 3-YouTube finds influence campaign tied to Hong Kong protests Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Thursday that its YouTube streaming video service disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days after Twitter and Facebook said they dismantled a ...
12:00, 08/23/2019

Can the Fed's chair shake off the wolves of Wall Street and White House? Trump may howl for stimulus but the put-upon Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell has his hands tiedDonald Trump is not known for his love of 12th-century English history but there are echoes of the clash between Henry II and Thomas Becket in the pres...
12:00, 08/23/2019

Australian shoppers are spending less – and Qantas and Coles see their profits dip Consumer demand weakens in face of stagnant wage growth and economic uncertaintyAustralian shoppers have become increasingly careful in their spending habits as a slew of consumer-facing companies reported tougher conditions and a closely watched sur...
12:00, 08/23/2019

There's been an under investment in oil and gas assets: Worley Andrew Wood of Worley says investment in the industry needs to continue in order to meet demand. He also says the business is now more diverse and "far more resilient" to external shocks....
12:26, 08/23/2019

Get the gun stocks out! ESG investing can get messy for socially conscious investors Gun stocks snuck into a Vanguard ESG fund by accident, highlighting the pitfalls of the growing trend of investing in socially responsible companies.       ...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Williams Formula 1 team has had to 'stop and reconfigure' Williams's behind-the-scenes changes to turn around its Formula 1 fortunes are akin to stopping to "reconfigure the machine" instead of continuing with the same processes...
12:52, 08/23/2019

Hotel worker 'prevents potential mass shooting' A potential mass shooting may have been prevented in California after a hotel employee reported a disgruntled colleague who had threatened to shoot everyone he saw in the building, police have said....
12:52, 08/23/2019

Security in Kashmir tightened following call for march Authorities have intensified patrols in the main city in Indian-controlled Kashmir after posters appeared calling for a public march to a United Nations office to protest New Delhi’s tightened grip on the disputed region...
13:13, 08/23/2019

Week 3 preseason takeaways: O Canada, land of the shortened field The Packers and Raiders ad-libbed, Daniel Jones impressed and Tom Brady showed his wheels. Here's a look at the big takeaways from the third full week of the preseason....
13:13, 08/23/2019

| Zimbabwean comedian abducted, beaten and forced to drink sewage for 'mocking government' A popular Zimbabwean online comedian and satirist has said she was abducted from her Harare home and beaten by unknown assailants, becoming the latest perceived government critic to be attacked in recent weeks....
13:39, 08/23/2019

SoftBank-backed Oyo, known for budget stays, to rebrand Hooters hotel in Vegas SoftBank Group Corp-backed Indian hotel aggregator Oyo will rebrand a Hooters Casino Hotel in Las Vegas, a deal that a source with knowledge of the matter said was worth $135 million....
13:39, 08/23/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look at dollar stores as U.S. recession fears increase More investors are watching the shares of discount retailers like Dollar General Corp and Dollar Tree Inc, which perform better during economic downturns, in the hopes of gauging changes in consumer behavior, though higher tariffs may erode the compa...
13:39, 08/23/2019

Trump to square off in court with House Democrats over financial records U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to ask a federal judge on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from handing the financial records of the Trump family and Trump Organization to Democratic lawmakers....
13:39, 08/23/2019

Ireland could try to block Mercosur trade deal on Amazon concerns: Varadkar As wildfires rage through the Brazilian Amazon, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has said Dublin will vote against a trade deal between the European Union and South American trade bloc Mercosur unless Brazil takes action to protect the rainforest....
13:39, 08/23/2019

Instagram's New Fact-Checking Tool May Have Limited Impact on Disinformation Researchers worry that a new feature giving Instagram users the power to flag false news on the platform won't do much to head off efforts to use disinformation to sow political discord in 2020....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Motorola One Action With Ultra Wide-Angle Action Camera Launched in India Motorola One Action price in India is set at Rs. 13,999 for the lone 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. Motorola One Action will go on sale via Flipkart starting 12pm (noon) IST on August 30....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Three men arrested for threatening to shoot up Planned Parenthood this month A Tennessee man allegedly posted online that he was going to “shoot up” a Planned Parenthood — the third person arrested for threatening violence against the health care provider this month. Jacob Cooper, 20, wrote an Aug. 13 messag...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Pitbull owner charged with murder after dog fatally mauls 9-year-old girl A Detroit man’s three pitbulls escaped from his yard and mauled a 9-year-old girl to death this week — and the owner was charged with the girl’s murder on Thursday, authorities said. Wayne County Prosecutors claim Pierre Cleveland, ...
14:00, 08/23/2019

OnePlus just revealed some specs of its next major product Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has been making phones for quite a few years now, but it’s 2019 the year that marks several meaningful milestones for the company. This was the first time when OnePlus released a series of phones in the first ha...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Shares in Peppa Pig owner rise past Hasbro offer Peppa Pig-owner Entertainment One's shares rose more than 30% to a record high on Friday, surpassing the price agreed by the company's board with U.S. toy maker Hasbro Inc in a sign that investors see some chance of a counter offer....
14:26, 08/23/2019

HP CEO Dion Weisler steps down, taps veteran insider Enrique Lores HP said Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down after nearly four years in the role, and forecast Q4 profit below Wall Street estimates.Read More...
14:26, 08/23/2019

Opinion: As coaches choose safety over game reps, it's time for NFL to cut preseason slate As more teams opt against playing their starters in the NFL preseason, it's time to cut the slate of exhibition games in half.       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Rookie Dwayne Haskins leads Washington Redskins past fumbling Atlanta Falcons If Case Keenum is still the leader in the Redskins’ QB competition, rookie Dwayne Haskins at least gave coach Jay Gruden more to think about.       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Conor McGregor says he was 'in the wrong' for punching older man at pub Fighter Conor McGregor, recently shown in video punching man in Dublin pub, says he was wrong: "That man deserved to enjoy his time in the pub."       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

'Work will set you free': US Army commander suspended for using Auschwitz slogan to boost recruiting A US Army commander has been suspended after he reportedly sent a memo to Army recruiters that included the Nazi motto of the notorious Auschwitz death camp....
14:52, 08/23/2019

Gold Prices Near 39,000 Rupees: 10 Things To Know Rising for fourth consecutive day, gold prices rose by Rs 25 on Friday to hit a record high of Rs 38,995 per 10 gram in the national capital, reported news agency Press Trust of India (PTI). Gold......
14:52, 08/23/2019

Reclusive Billionaire Pallonji Mistry's Plans To Cut $558 Million Debt The 154-year-old group, controlled by billionaire Pallonji Mistry and his family, expects the deals to be clinched by March next year, a source said....
14:52, 08/23/2019

David Koch, Industrialist Who Fueled Right-Wing Movement, Dies at 79 A man-about-town philanthropist, he and his brother Charles ran a business colossus while furthering a libertarian agenda that reshaped American politics....
15:13, 08/23/2019

TVS Motor Company To Offer 100% Discount On Labour For Flood-Affected Vehicles TVS Motor Company has initiated tie-up with multiple insurance companies to accelerate the claim process and will ensure availability of required parts in the region....
15:39, 08/23/2019

Seth Moulton Ends 2020 Presidential Campaign With a Warning Mr. Moulton, a congressman from Massachusetts, had focused his campaign on national security. He hinted at potentially supporting Joseph R. Biden Jr....
15:39, 08/23/2019

Missing Cipriani head chef's body found at New York hostel, police say The body of a head chef at a popular New York City restaurant was found dead Wednesday at a hostel in Queens after he had been missing for four days, police told Fox News. ...
16:00, 08/23/2019

Man, 49, arrested after body of Dallas woman, 22, found in burning SUV A 49-year-old Texas man has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the death of a woman whose body was found in her burning SUV, according to Dallas police....
16:00, 08/23/2019

North Dakota court overturns life term for man whose girlfriend cut baby from neighbor's womb A man who was sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping a baby who was cut from his neighbor's womb by his girlfriend and lying to police about it will receive a new hearing....
16:00, 08/23/2019

With primary’s first winnowing at hand, candidates face tough choice: Drop out or continue on ‘fool’s errand’ At least nine Democratic presidential hopefuls will probably miss the September debate stage. Should they fold their tents, or soldier on hoping for an improbable comeback?...
16:01, 08/23/2019

EU piles pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires The European Union piled pressure on Friday on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over fires raging in the Amazon basin, with Ireland and France saying they could block a trade deal with South America....
16:26, 08/23/2019

Love 'em, hate 'em, respect 'em: The biggest villains across current sports landscape What would sports be without our villains? The athletes we love to hate. Here's a look at the biggest villains across the modern sports landscape.       ...
16:26, 08/23/2019

Report: Robert Nkemdiche is so out of shape that he couldn't complete a run across the field With the Dolphins the latest team to take a chance on Robert Nkemdiche, it's really not looking much better for the former first-round pick.       ...
16:26, 08/23/2019

Rail line in Hampshire is world's first to be powered by solar farm Pilot scheme on Network Rail’s Wessex route could pave way for direct powering of trainsThe world’s first solar farm to power a railway line directly is due to plug into the track near Aldershot, paving the way for solar-powered trains.From Friday, a...
16:26, 08/23/2019

Rep. Seth Moulton Drops Out of 2020 Democratic Primary (WASHINGTON) — Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton plans to exit the Democratic presidential primary race on Friday, becoming the second 2020 candidate to drop out this week as the field narrows. Moulton is set to announce the end his campaign duri...
16:52, 08/23/2019

Carli Lloyd says she ‘definitely got some inquiries’ after 55-yard field goal: ‘Anything is possible’ U.S. soccer star Carli Lloyd’s impressive 55-yard field goal during a recent Philadelphia Eagles practice apparently caught the attention of some in the NFL who made “some inquiries.”...
16:52, 08/23/2019

US Open form guide: Naomi Osaka faces struggle to retain title | Jacob Steinberg Ashleigh Barty, Karolina Pliskova, Simona Halep and Serena Williams in frame at Flushing Meadows with world No 1 hit by injury and fitness worriesThe world No 1 has struggled since collecting her second grand slam title at the Australian Open this ye...
16:52, 08/23/2019

Noise Shots X3 Review A popular product in the affordable audio segment, the Noise Shots X3 is affordable and promising in many ways. We review it to find out just how good these truly wireless earphones are....
17:13, 08/23/2019

Donkervoort to unveil hardcore, sub-700kg JD70 D8 GTO-based commemorative edition packs a 2.5-litre turbocharged Audi engine and will cost less than £150,000 Dutch car maker Donkervoort has previewed the JD70 – a supercar designed to celebrate the 70th birthday of company founder Joop Donkervoor...
17:13, 08/23/2019

Cyan Racing Breaks Two Nurburgring Records With Lynk & Co The 528 horse power churning Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept lapped the Nurburgring Nordschleife in 7 minutes and 20,143 seconds, averaging 170.4 kmph, with Thed Bjork, behind the wheel....
17:13, 08/23/2019

Solskjaer demands action over Pogba Twitter hate campaign "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says action must be taken to prevent the kind of hate campaign which Paul Pogba has suffered on Twitter."...
17:13, 08/23/2019

Barcelona snub loan deal for Vidal... because of Neymar - Euro Papers "Arturo Vidal may leave Barcelona before the transfer window shuts, but it won\u0027t be for a loan deal as a Euro giant has just reportedly had their bid rebuffed."...
17:13, 08/23/2019

California to build world's largest highway overpass for wildlife – not cars – above U.S. 101 Transportation officials and conservationists plan to build an above-ground wildlife crossing over a major Southern California highway.        ...
17:13, 08/23/2019

White supremacy in America: Can parents stop online radicalization? Digital platforms often shield those ripe for radicalization from being detected by family members who can't, or won't, see the signs.        ...
17:13, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Renewed Chinese auto tariffs would cost U.S. jobs, industry coalition warns The head of a broad coalition of Japanese, German and South Korean automakers warned on Friday that renewed punitive Chinese tariffs on U.S. autos would hurt U.S. vehicle exports to China and put U.S. jobs at risk....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Renewed Chinese auto tariffs would cost U.S. jobs, industry coalition warns The head of a broad coalition of Japanese, German and South Korean automakers warned on Friday that renewed punitive Chinese tariffs on U.S. autos would hurt U.S. vehicle exports to China and put U.S. jobs at risk....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Slovenia court ruling enables first bank bail-in repayment A Slovenian appellate court has upheld a verdict by a lower court that a local bank had to repay two owners of subordinated bonds scrapped during Slovenia's 2013/14 bank overhaul, raising the possibility that more bondholders might be repaid....
17:39, 08/23/2019

U.S. rates futures gain on China's tariff, Fed's Bullard U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday, erasing their earlier losses after China announced retaliatory tariffs on about $75 billion of U.S. imports, rekindling bets the trade war between the......
17:39, 08/23/2019

American detained in Russia on spy charges says guards injured him; court extends detention by 2 months A retired United States Marine detained in Russia for eight months on allegation of spying will remain in detention for two more months, a Moscow court ruled Friday despite the man’s claims that prison guards had injured him....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Drug-resistant salmonella linked to soft cheese, beef sickens hundreds: CDC A multidrug-resistant strain of salmonella that has sickened hundreds has been linked to Mexican-style soft cheese and beef, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said in a warning this week. ...
17:39, 08/23/2019

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoon at the White House....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Human chain across Hong Kong expresses solidarity and determination, say protesters Protesters formed a human chain across Hong Kong Friday evening in a show of solidarity for the city's pro-democracy protest movement that continues to gain traction almost three months after it began....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Here's Subscription Mobility Company Lynk & Co Breaking Nürburgring Records, As They Do Lynk & Co is a new venture from Volvo owner Geely that ultimately aims to get cars on the road in a novel way: through month-to-month “subscriptions” designed to be far more flexible than the current cumbersome dealership and ownership model. Wha...
17:39, 08/23/2019

NASA's Hubble captures image of dynamic star death A NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image released this week was thought to be a picture of two separate objects, when in fact the objects are one star that has separated into two lobes....
18:00, 08/23/2019

Ancient Britons had giant worms in their kidneys, study shows Ancient Britons should have cooked their fish more. A recent study from the University of Cambridge revealed that Bronze-Age Brits had worms in their kidneys measuring over three feet in length. Researchers believe that the people caught the deadly w...
18:00, 08/23/2019

Look: 'Lady and the Tramp' share meal in poster for Disney+ film The "Lady and the Tramp" remake and "Noelle," a new Christmas movie starring Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader, got posters and release dates from Disney+....
18:00, 08/23/2019

Silverstone MotoGP: Marc Marquez breaks lap record as he sets pace Marc Marquez broke the MotoGP lap record at Silverstone to end day one at the British Grand Prix fastest by almost three tenths of a second ahead of Maverick Vinales...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Switch off your phone and get lost in a gallery | Letters Readers respond to Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett’s piece about selfie culture in art galleriesI was pleased to read Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett’s criticism of selfie culture – every aspect of life has been gatecrashed by the mobile phone (Art, aura and the searc...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Leonardo DiCaprio, other celebrities share old, inaccurate photos of Amazon wildfires As the world focuses its attention on the crisis of fires engulfing the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, some celebrities trying to raise awareness are sharing false or misleading images....
18:26, 08/23/2019

Please, for the love of God, shut up about the Apple Card getting ruined by leather and denim Following gadget blogs is a great way to keep tabs on the latest and greatest things happening in the consumer tech industry. It’s also a great way to lose your mind on slow news days, like the one we apparently had yesterday. Do a quick Google...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Hands-on video shows Apple’s leaked iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 designs in real life Today is Friday, August 23rd, which means that we’re now just two and a half weeks away from seeing the official unveiling of Apple’s next-generation iPhone 11 lineup, and exactly three weeks away from being able to preorder it online. Th...
18:26, 08/23/2019

South Sudan: UN rights experts see little headway on peace deal amid spike in local-level violence A United Nations expert group looking at human rights in South Sudan said on Friday that it is “deeply concerned” that, although the overall armed conflict has waned, there has been little progress in adhering to the peace agreement that guided the c...
18:52, 08/23/2019

Syndergaard lowers boom on Indians over social media New York Mets righthander Noah Syndergaard shut down the Cleveland Indians on the field Thursday night and again over social media a few hours later....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Why in the World Was a Latinx Journalism Group Taking Fox News' Money? The National Association of Hispanic Journalists is returning $16,666 that Fox News gave to sponsor an annual professional journalism conference, which is taking place in San Antonio in September....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Tom Brady’s bid to trademark ‘Tom Terrific’ denied New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady sent New York Mets fans into a tizzy earlier this summer when he applied to trademark the “Tom Terrific” moniker....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Klopp wowed by Arsenal, Poch voices new boy fears, Pep backs VAR - What The Managers Said "Pep\u0027s been bigging up VAR, Klopp is salivating over Arsenal\u0027s strikeforce, Poch has low expectations for new signing and Zidane has set Gareth Bale a new target - the managers have all been on their soapbox today and you can watch the best...
19:13, 08/23/2019

Investor optimism hit 3-year low in early August. Here's why Wells Fargo's survey on investor confidence suggests that they were rattled by the U.S. trade war with China and other factors.       ...
19:13, 08/23/2019

Overstock.com CEO resigns: Everything we know so far Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne has stepped down following bizarre revelations he made involving the "deep state." Here's what we know so far.       ...
19:13, 08/23/2019

Trump’s disastrous China trade war could make a recession unavoidable We're going to have a recession sooner or later. But Trump's trade war hurts the economy, and his tax cut ideas won't help. Here's what we should do.       ...
19:13, 08/23/2019

Orlando Bloom's Tribute to Katy Perry Will Instantly Warm Your Heart There's nothing hot and cold about Orlando Bloom's feelings for fiancée Katy Perry. On Wednesday night, the engaged stars hit the red carpet together in honor of the Los......
19:13, 08/23/2019

Scott Disick Wants to Redesign French Montana's Home Theater Into a "Full-Blown Jungle" Watching TV at French Montana's house will never be the same. In this clip from Sunday's new Flip It Like Disick, the rapper solicits Scott Disick's home renovation advice......
19:13, 08/23/2019

Seth Moulton to drop out of 2020 Democratic primary race The Democratic presidential field grew smaller again Friday, with Rep. Seth Moulton dropping out of the race -- saying only three candidates are in serious contention for the party nomination....
19:13, 08/23/2019

The Japanese art of flower arrangement CNN explores the influence of ikebana -- floral arrangement -- on Tokyo's traditionalists and disruptors alike, from sparsely elegant compositions to abundant arrangements....
19:13, 08/23/2019

William and Kate take budget flight after Harry and Meghan slammed over private jets Prince William, his wife Catherine and their three children took a budget airline flight on Thursday -- just days after his brother Prince Harry and wife Meghan faced criticism for their use of private jets....
19:13, 08/23/2019

Alleged “snake oil” crypto company sues over boos at Black Hat Enlarge / Things got weird during a sponsored talk at this year's Black Hat USA conference. Now it's spawning a lawsuit. (credit: Getty Images) One of the strangest moments at the Black Hat USA security conference in Las Vegas this month has now be...
19:13, 08/23/2019

First Flush of Fame: Bethany Joy Lenz Bethany Joy Lenz says that when she first experienced fame, "she didn't really know how to process it." (Aug. 23)        ...
19:39, 08/23/2019

Man freed from prison doesn't blame rape victim for incarceration A jury convicted James Clay of rape in 2017, but new information casts doubt he was responsible for what happened in 1997. New trial decision to come.        ...
19:39, 08/23/2019

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and libertarian political activist, dies at 79 The Koch brothers financed one of the most influential political networks in the modern era. David Koch's net worth was estimated at $42 billion....
19:39, 08/23/2019

Putin Orders 'Symmetrical' Response to U.S. Missile Test President Vladimir Putin ordered Russia’s military to prepare a like-for-like response to a recent U.S. missile test, raising the prospect of a new arms race between the two Cold War foes....
19:39, 08/23/2019

Christian couple can sue over Minnesota same-sex marriage video law A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit by a Minnesota couple challenging a state law requiring that their video production company film same-sex weddings, which they say violates their Christian beliefs....
20:00, 08/23/2019

U.S. appeals court mostly upholds Obama-era ozone rules A U.S. appeals court on Friday mostly upheld Obama-era Environmental Protection Agency regulations from 2015 that set a more stringent standard for ozone, a pollutant linked to several serious health conditions, rejecting industry groups' claims the ...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Trump squares off in court with House Democrats over financial records Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump asked a federal appeals court on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from handing the financial records of the president's family and the Trump Organization to Democratic lawmakers...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Trump asks who is bigger enemy, Fed Chair Powell or China's Xi? President Donald Trump reacted furiously on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke about the trade war with China and economic risks to the United States, asking whether his appointee to the U.S. central bank was a greater "enemy" th...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Amazon fires: what is happening and is there anything we can do? Why people should be worried about the blazes and increased deforestation in BrazilThousands of fires are burning in Brazil, many of them in the world’s biggest rainforest, which is sending clouds of smoke across the region and pumping alarming quant...
20:00, 08/23/2019

French authorities launch probe into rape charges linked to Jeffrey Epstein case The chief Paris prosecutor has announced he is opening an investigation into the rape of minors and a raft of other charges linked to Jeffrey Epstein....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Robert Downey Jr. announces Rolling Stones' 'cosmic' honor: Martian rock named after band Robert Downey Jr. announced NASA's big secret Thursday night at the Rose Bowl. A Martian rock will be named after the rock band: 'Rolling Stones Rock.'        ...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Terrence Malick film, 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' doc in Austin Film Festival's first wave of titles The Austin Film Festival announced its first wave of titles for the 2019 festival including Terrence Malick's "A Hidden Life," the "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" documentary and more world premieres....
20:26, 08/23/2019

Members of Facebook's 'Crypto Mafia' Reportedly Getting Cold Feet About Libra Currency At least two of the 28 entities that have signed on for Facebook’s planned Libra currency are now getting nervous about the project, according to a new report from the Financial Times. And Facebook is just as worried about being the only company curr...
20:26, 08/23/2019

China Announces New Tariffs on $75 Billion in U.S. Goods (BEIJING) — China on Friday announced tariff hikes on $75 billion of U.S. products in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s latest planned increase, deepening a conflict over trade and technology that threatens to tip a weakening globa...
20:26, 08/23/2019

VW will reveal a new logo at the Frankfurt motor show The new, more two-dimensional logo will replace one that was introduced in 2000, which featured a three-dimensional surface and was lit from the top left quarter because that look was in vogue at the time. ...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Honda enhances passenger-side safety with Autoliv's next-gen airbag Honda's new airbag, co-developed with Swedish supplier Autoliv, utilizes four major components, unlike conventional passenger-side airbags that use one inflatable part, to reduce the probability of injuries in a wider variety of frontal crashes....
20:26, 08/23/2019

Think Pink with a Campari-Spiked Shandy Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super-simple yet delicious libations. Claire is in L.A. filming new food content, which means it’s time for another guest post. This week, we’re m...
20:26, 08/23/2019

What Are Your Favorite Apps for Taking Notes? The internet and subsequent rise of smartphones and cloud storage have revolutionized the act of taking notes. It’s easier than ever to save your thoughts (since we almost always have a connected device within arm’s reach), access them from a variety...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Watch This Heartrending Short Film About How to Pack a Suitcase Learn how to efficiently pack a suitcase, and maybe cry while you’re at it. This touching stop-motion short, based on a piece of flash fiction by author Ron Koertge, is about family and loss and how to fit everything into your luggage....
20:26, 08/23/2019

Everything You Need to Survive Back-to-School Season My son starts third grade next week, and this is the first year where instead of being all, “Yay for friends and learning!” he’s more like, “yeah, school, great.” I can understand how he feels. He’s got nine months of work ahead of him and dude would...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Watch: Derrius Guice impresses Redskins coach Jay Gruden in 2019 debut Derrius Guice showcased his strength and speed in his 2019 debut, impressing Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden during a preseason win against the Atlanta Falcons....
20:52, 08/23/2019

Watch: Cardinals beat Rockies with trio of two-run homers Marcell Ozuna, Paul DeJong and Dexter Fowler each recorded two-run homers for the St. Louis Cardinals only runs in a win against the Colorado Rockies at Busch Stadium....
20:52, 08/23/2019

Google's internal community guidelines discourage political discussions Today, Google released a new set of community guidelines that bans political discussions inside the company and reminds Googlers that they are responsible for their words and will be held accountable for them. The policy change appears to be an attem...
20:52, 08/23/2019

Apple Music's latest playlist suggests new tracks every day Apple Music may be playing catchup to Spotify, but it's still growing rapidly. From today Apple has a new way to appeal to music fans: a daily updating curated playlist called New Music Daily....
20:52, 08/23/2019