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Prosecutor: Mom and daughter strangled pregnant Chicago teen A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers....
21:26, 05/17/2019

'You're going to have to smoke me,' victim said before being killed A woman was charged with fatally shooting a man after he refused to spend his entire $200 to buy drugs from her.        ...
21:26, 05/17/2019

Bella Hadid, Penelope Cruz go glam at Cannes Film Festival The stars are in the South of France for the glamorous Cannes International Film Festival, which runs May 14 to May 25.        ...
21:39, 05/17/2019

Cardinals' Patrick Peterson 'relieved' about news of PED suspension Arizona Cardinals star Patrick Peterson says he isn't happy about his six-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, but he is "relieved" that the news is out....
21:39, 05/17/2019

Suspected gang member caught smuggling assault rifle clip into courthouse A suspected gang member was caught trying to smuggle a fully loaded assault rifle clip into the Bronx courthouse, according to law-enforcement sources. Isaiah Brown was on his way into Bronx Supreme Court at 10:30 a.m. Thursday for a housing-court ca...
21:39, 05/17/2019

U.S. hellscape status secured as KISS’ Gene Simmons takes over Pentagon podium Official press briefings at the White House and the Pentagon used to happen on a consistent basis, at times even daily. But that was before the Trump administration: Current Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders hasn’t held a White House press brief...
21:39, 05/17/2019

Tan France and Alexa Chung to host Netflix's new fashion competition, Next In Fashion Great news for those of us who enjoy watching Queer Eye and facing some hard truths about how poorly we dress: Netflix has announced a new fashion competition to be hosted by Tan France and fashion designer Alexa Chung. Per a recent press release, Ne...
21:39, 05/17/2019

All men, women, and dragons must die: The final Game Of Thrones dead-pool odds It all comes down to this: On Sunday, May 20, Game Of Thrones will all be over, but for the cries of fans who feel betrayed by the abrupt turns of season eight and the posts on websites seeking to squeeze just a little blood from the Dragonstone (hel...
21:39, 05/17/2019

Oh Jesus, Nic Cage is starring in a "hardcore cop thriller" from Green Book writer Nick Vallelonga, the Oscar-winning screenwriter responsible for both racist tweets and racism-solving movies, has found a new collaborator in Nicolas Cage, who we’re guessing is only just getting his voice back after that viral karaoke rendition of “...
21:39, 05/17/2019

Italian Open: Johanna Konta beats Marketa Vondrousova in quarter-finals • British No 1 beats Czech 6-3, 3-6, 6-1• Naomi Osaka pulls out of quarter-finals with injuryJohanna Konta booked her place in the semi-finals of the Italian Open with a hard-fought 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 victory over Marketa Vondrousova on Friday.After her e...
21:39, 05/17/2019

Ellen White aims to fulfil European dreams after Manchester City move • Prolific WSL striker signs from Birmingham• White will link up with close friend Steph Houghton at CityEllen White is “delighted” to have completed a move from Birmingham to Manchester City before she heads to the World Cup with England and believe...
21:39, 05/17/2019

CBS made informal offer to buy Starz - The Information CBS Corp has expressed interest in acquiring cable channel Starz from Lions Gate Entertainment , the Information reported https://www.theinformation.com/articles/cbs-made-informal-offer-to-acquire-starz?shared=0f0be1052a2c7ed3 on Friday, citing four ...
21:52, 05/17/2019

New 'Minecraft Earth' to offer AR experience like 'Pokemon Go' On Minecraft's 10th anniversary, Microsoft teased new 'Minecraft Earth' mobile game, which puts game objects in the real world with augmented reality.        ...
21:52, 05/17/2019

Tesla stock drops after a report that Autopilot was engaged during a deadly crash in Florida The National Transportation Safety Board said Tesla's Autopilot system was active when a driver was killed in during a 2018 crash in Florida.        ...
21:52, 05/17/2019

China's currency is sending a warning signal about the trade war China's currency has been an important barometer for progress in U.S.-Chinese trade talks, and right now it's signaling things aren't going well....
21:52, 05/17/2019

Consumer watchdog sues law firm that filed 99,000 debt-collection suits The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's complaint against a New York debt-collection law firm alleges that its attorneys signed off on tens of thousands of lawsuits against consumers without vetting the facts....
21:52, 05/17/2019

|OnHuaweiandcars,TrumpalignstradewithUSsecurity With his crackdown on Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies, US president Donald Trump's administration is displaying its penchant to invoke national security in the broadest way possible....
21:52, 05/17/2019

|LocalbourseweakerasChinathreatenstowalkawayfromtradetalks The impact of this new information was evident on the Shanghai Composite Index which fell 2.54%, while the Hang Seng lost 1.16%. Stocks in Japan advanced which saw the Nikkei close 0.89% firmer....
21:52, 05/17/2019

The Wizards’ new GM needs to be bold, and trading Bradley Beal is a first step After a disappointing draft lottery that dropped them to the No. 9 pick, the Wizards face a series of complex decisions and the reality that there are no miracle solutions at hand....
22:00, 05/17/2019

Oil slips but ends week higher on Mideast supply disruption fears Oil prices edged lower on Friday due to demand fears amid a standoff in Sino-U.S. trade talks, but both benchmarks ended the week higher on rising concerns over supply disruptions in Middle East shipments due to U.S.-Iran political tensions....
22:00, 05/17/2019

UN chief worried ‘nuclear coffin’ is leaking into the Pacific Radioactive waste from nuclear weapons tests could be seeping from its “concrete coffin” and leaking deadly atomic “sludge” into the Pacific Ocean. The United Nations Secretary-General recently admitted that he was “worr...
22:00, 05/17/2019

PM Modi Like Asrani From 'Sholay', Says Priyanka Gandhi. Her Explanation After calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi the "biggest actor in the world" and saying that people might as well have chosen megastar Amitabh Bachchan for the top post, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra made......
22:13, 05/17/2019

GOP lawmaker on Iran threat: Directive was to 'kill and kidnap American soldiers' An Iranian military leader told proxy militias: 'We are getting ready to have a proxy war and target Americans,' a top GOP lawmaker said Friday.        ...
22:13, 05/17/2019

Tesla stock slips after Elon Musk reveals company’s cash crunch Tesla’s stock slid Friday after Elon Musk warned that the electric-car maker could run out of cash in less than a year — even as US regulators revealed that Tesla’s controversial “Autopilot” software was activated during yet another fatal crash. In a...
22:26, 05/17/2019

New TWA Hotel at JFK Airport soars as a gleaming salute to glamour Romantic, matching masterpieces of mid-20th century air travel touched down this week in John F. Kennedy Airport’s otherwise charmless heart. One has wings, the other merely seems eager to fly. Both are tickets back in time to the golden age of slow-...
22:26, 05/17/2019

Trump denies reports of White House infighting over Iran, slams ‘bulls--t’ sources President Trump on Friday denied reports of infighting among White House advisers over the situation with Iran, as he ripped reporters for citing anonymous sources in stories about his administration....
22:39, 05/17/2019

Book Entry: Review: ‘Power Trip’ Ably Guides Us Through the History of Energy Michael E. Webber’s new book examines humanity’s relationship to energy over time and how each transition affected not just what we produce but how we live....
22:39, 05/17/2019

Mets end Keon Broxton disaster, designate frustrated outfielder for assignment The Mets have seen enough of Keon Broxton. The slumping outfielder was designated for assignment on Friday the team announced, a day after striking out with the bases loaded to end a 7-6 loss to the Nationals. He has just one hit in his last 25 at-ba...
22:52, 05/17/2019

Mets vs. Marlins: Amazin’s will bounce back with Jacob deGrom Well Pete Buttigieg and Beto O’Rourke, your 15 minutes of fame are up. Baskin-Robbins flavors of the week got the bad news Thursday that Mayor “Big Bird” de Blasio flapped his wings and entered the already crowded Democratic presidential race. Don’t ...
22:52, 05/17/2019

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

MLB weekend gives wagerers sneak peek of October in May A huge weekend in American League baseball begins Friday night when the New York Yankees host the Tampa Bay Rays, and the Houston Astros visit the Boston Red Sox. According to betting markets, those are four of the five teams most likely to win the A...
22:52, 05/17/2019

Sikhs call headpiece sold by Gucci disrespectful mimicry Hat made by Italian fashion house criticised for not respecting religious sensitivitiesGucci has been criticised for selling a headpiece resembling a turban as a backlash grows on social media where users have accused the Italian fashion house of bei...
22:52, 05/17/2019

After a scandal and a year in Australia, Bowen targets NBA From the center of an FBI investigation that rocked college basketball, Brian Bowen hopes he is back on a path to the NBA        ...
22:52, 05/17/2019

Trump: Biden’s son should face probe over China business deal President Trump says Joe Biden should be investigated over a conservative author’s allegations that his son Hunter Biden pocketed millions from the Chinese government in a shady business deal. “100 percent. It’s a disgrace. And then he says China’s n...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Captain reportedly ignored sailors’ ‘rape list’ made aboard US submarine US sailors aboard a guided missile submarine created a vile “rape list” targeting female crew members — and the captain in charge didn’t bother to investigate, according to a disturbing report on Friday. Capt. Gregory Kercher was alerted that...
23:00, 05/17/2019

School superintendent suspended over champagne brunch for retiring colleagues A school superintendent in Michigan who served champagne during a celebratory brunch for two retiring educators has been suspended without pay for five days, district officials said. Dearborn Heights District 7 Superintendent Jennifer Mast brought a ...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Woman assaults KFC manager for ghosting her job application: cops Not the best way to land a job. A Connecticut woman got so steamed when her job application to Kentucky Fried Chicken was ignored, she conked a manager on the head with a metal pipe, according to a report Friday. The bizarre brawl began when Karielys...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Whitney Biennial 2019 is a don’t-miss spectacle of wit and weight How fresh is the art at this year’s Whitney Biennial? “People were still thinking about their work up until the weekend,” says Jane Panetta, who, with co-curator Rujeko Hockley, put together one of the liveliest shows ever. It’s surely the only one w...
23:00, 05/17/2019

‘I took a BDSM test to see what I’m actually into and the results were wild’ If sexual tastes were baked goods, I would be a vanilla tart. Delicious and readily available, but pretty simple fare all the same. I’ve never seen 50 Shades, none of my underwear shows my belly button (let alone my bum) and I have precisely two vibr...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Salvation Army welcomes brass band from Texas for free concert series The Buenos Aires division of the Salvation Army will welcome youth ensemble band, Texas Brass, next weekend in a series of free concerts for the community....
23:13, 05/17/2019

Ex-Army chief César Milani gives evidence in kidnap and torture case Former head of Argentina's Armed Forces expressed 'solidarity with victims' as he denies allegations he participated in 1977 operation that led to kidnap and torture suspected father and son dissidents....
23:13, 05/17/2019

Facebook temporarily suspends Candace Owens over post about ‘liberal supremacy’ Facebook temporarily suspended – then restored -- conservative commentator Candace Owens’s account this week after she posted about the “liberal supremacy” threat to black Americans....
23:26, 05/17/2019

Donna Brazile: Dems could take Wisconsin and Pennsylvania after losing them in 2016 In 2020, Democrats could regain the purple states of Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin after losing them to then-candidate Donald Trump in 2016, according to Fox News contributor Donna Brazile....
23:26, 05/17/2019

Steering fusion’s “D-turn” Trying to duplicate the power of the sun for energy production on earth has challenged fusion researchers for decades. One path to endless carbon-free energy has focused on heating and confining plasma fuel in tokamaks, which use magnetic fields to k...
23:26, 05/17/2019

Get the party started with one of the best Moto Mods out there at a massive discount With the Moto Z3 and Z3 Play frequently available at substantial discounts from both their manufacturer's official US e-store and third-party retailers like Best Buy, as well as the Z4 and Z4 Force seemingly right around the corner, one of the top in...
23:26, 05/17/2019

Knopf Fires High-Profile Editor Over Policy Breach The publishing house dismissed Gary Fisketjon, a longtime editor who worked with such literary stars as Raymond Carver, Annie Dillard and Cormac McCarthy....
23:26, 05/17/2019

You Should Be Able to Stream Exactly One Thing Are we living in a golden age of television? Quite possibly, if your idea of TV is “a piece of visual entertainment to be watched alone, enjoyed, and never thought about again.” Personally, I find shows themselves less interesting than talking about ...
23:26, 05/17/2019

How to Talk Shit Online “People are just as allowed to dislike things as they are permitted to enjoy them,” writes cultural critic Kate Wagner in the Baffler essay “Don’t Let People Enjoy Things.” Wagner (creator of the architectural critique blog McMansion Hell) shuts down...
23:26, 05/17/2019

Get Better at Push-Ups by Doing Them on Stairs Running up and down stairs is great cardio, but for the next installment in our stairs-themed fitness challenge, we’re going to get some strength work in. Let’s do some push-ups....
23:26, 05/17/2019

Here's Why Everyone Already Has Your New Credit Card Expiration Date You just got a new credit card in the mail, in the nick of time before your old one expires. Does that mean you need to rush to update your bajillion recurring subscription payments?...
23:26, 05/17/2019

US carriers say they've stopped selling location data You might not have to worry quite so much about carriers selling your phone location data to less-than-diligent third parties. AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon (Engadget's parent company) have provided responses to FCC Commissioner Jessic...
23:39, 05/17/2019

Lyon: a women's football powerhouse Lyon's dominance in the women's game is unparalleled. CNN visited the French city to hear from key figures at the club about how the team has evolved into a global powerhouse....
23:39, 05/17/2019

School investigates racist post from board member’s Facebook MCMURRAY, Pa. (AP) — A school district outside Pittsburgh says it’s investigating a racist Facebook post that appeared to have been published on a school board member’s personal page. Screenshots have been circulating of the since-removed...
23:39, 05/17/2019

Documents say Arkansas man accused of killing mom in Tucson attempted to burn home down TUCSON – The Arkansas man arrested in connection to the murder of his 73-year-old mother on May 1 was charged for attempting to burn down the victim’s home, according to court documents. Shane Martin/ Pima County Sheriff’s Departmen...
23:39, 05/17/2019

Trump cools trade war by lifting North American metal tariffs Steel and aluminium imports from Mexico and Canada affectedTrump pauses implementation of auto tariffs on EU and JapanThe Trump administration moved to cool the simmering trade war with its major trading partners on Friday, ending tariffs on metal im...
23:39, 05/17/2019

'We beg God' Calls for Sabbath holy day EXTENSION as anger mounts at Eurovision RABBIS in Israel are calling for the Sabbath to be extended following claims that the Eurovision 2019 contest is a “desecration” of the important Jewish day....
23:52, 05/17/2019

Deontay Wilder and Dominic Breazeale hit the scales WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has packed on more than 10lbs since he last fought against Tyson Fury The post Deontay Wilder and Dominic Breazeale hit the scales appeared first on Boxing News....
00:00, 05/18/2019

More than 170 male students claim former Ohio State University doctor abused them More than 170 male students at Ohio State University claimed they were sexually abused by a now-deceased doctor and university officials had knowledge of the abuse but did little about it, a report released by the school on Friday said....
00:00, 05/18/2019

Detroit police deny 'serial killer' rumors sparked by woman's murder Detroit police on Friday assured residents of the Motor City that despite rumors on social media they were not aware of a serial killer roaming the downtown streets that they had kept secret from the public....
00:00, 05/18/2019

The Nissan Frontier Has a Little Life Left in It After All The Nissan Frontier is a fine pickup truck, but its biggest problem is that there’s not really a compelling reason to get a 2019 model over a 2009. I don’t know why Nissan can’t be bothered to revise the vehicle, but I do like its newest take on it: ...
00:13, 05/18/2019

What to know about ZzzQuil ZzzQuil is an over-the-counter medication for treating short-term sleeping difficulties. However, ZzzQuil is not suitable for younger children, and people with certain medical conditions should speak to a doctor before using it. At the recommended do...
00:13, 05/18/2019

Minecraft Earth takes the original game and blends it with Pokemon Go After teasing the announcement during its Build 2019 keynote, Microsoft has officially announced Minecraft Earth, a new augmented reality (AR) game in the style of Pokemon Go for iOS and Android devices. The announcement was made today – ...
00:26, 05/18/2019

GozNym cybercrime network dismantled by Europol and DOJ The cybercriminals behind the GozNym malware, which stole over $100m from bank accounts since its creation, have been apprehended as a result of a joint operation between Europol and the US Justice Department.During a press conference in The Hague, p...
00:26, 05/18/2019

HPE to acquire supercomputer maker Cray in $1.3bn deal Hewlett Packard Enterprise has announced that it will acquire supercomputer maker Cray for $35 per share in cash in a deal valued at approximately $1.3bn.HPE's President and CEO, Antonio Neri explained how the acquisition will help drive the nex...
00:26, 05/18/2019

U.S. hog producers cheer easing of tariff fight with Mexico American farmers cheered news of a reduced tariff war with Mexico, especially hog producers who have seen the price for their pork fall below cost of production....
00:26, 05/18/2019

JFK’s Iconic TWA Terminal Is Now the Coolest Hotel in New York City. Take a Look Inside After sitting dormant beside John F. Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 5 for nearly 20 years, the historic TWA Flight Center reopened May 15 as the sleek and retro-chic TWA Hotel, designed to make visitors feel as if they’ve slippe...
00:26, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 2-Wynn Resorts in talks to sell $2.6-bln Massachusetts casino to MGM Wynn Resorts Ltd is in talks to sell its nearly finished $2.6 billion casino outside of Boston to rival MGM Resorts International, the two companies said on Friday....
00:39, 05/18/2019

ISS backs activist investor Kimmeridge's two nominees to PDC board Activist investor Kimmeridge Energy Management Co said on Friday shareholder advisory group ISS recommended two of its board nominees for PDC Energy Inc, a day after Glass Lewis backed the company's full slate of directors....
00:39, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. lifts tariffs on Canadian, Mexican metals, boosting trade pact's outlook The United States struck deals on Friday to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico, the three governments said, removing a major obstacle to legislative approval of a new North American trade pact....
00:39, 05/18/2019

WRAPUP 6-China's tough rhetoric leaves trade talks with U.S. in limbo China struck a more aggressive tone in its trade war with the United States on Friday, suggesting a resumption of talks between the world's two largest economies would be meaningless unless Washington changed course....
00:39, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 1-IMF's Lagarde says U.S.-China trade war could be risk for world economic outlook The trade war between the United States and China could be a risk to the world economic outlook if it is not resolved, International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde told Reuters on Friday during a visit to Uzbekistan....
00:39, 05/18/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends lower on trade uncertainty; Dow down for 4th week Wall Street ended lower on Friday as continuing trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of losses in its longest weekly losing streak in three years....
00:39, 05/18/2019

The Inventory Turns 1: The Most Popular Posts and Products From Our First Year Exactly one year ago today, the folks behind Kinja Deals launched The Inventory, a place for us to talk about the products that we love, and to hear from all of our readers about the best stuff they’ve been buying themselves....
00:52, 05/18/2019

UN urges enforcement of Libyan arms embargo to curb fighting Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is urging all countries to implement an arms embargo against Libya, saying preventing the proliferation of weapons is important to de-escalate the current fighting and restore stability in the country....
00:52, 05/18/2019

'Dreams do come true': 90-year-old woman will get her degree at college graduation ceremony Dorismae Weber,90, will walk at UNR's graduation, 45 years after graduating and after a life as a trailblazer including as part of "League of Their Own" team        ...
01:00, 05/18/2019

Ontario cottage country continues flood recovery efforts ahead of Victoria Day long weekend Several Muskoka municipalities that grappled with flooding emergencies over the past few weeks are continuing their recovery efforts as cottagers flock to the district for the Victoria Day long weekend....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Former CIA officer jailed for 20 years for spying for China A former spy for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency was sentenced on Friday to 20 years in prison after being convicted on charges of conspiring to transmit U.S. defense secrets to China, the Justice Department said....
01:00, 05/18/2019

Special Olympic Edition of the Samsung Galaxy S10+ will launch in July A web page posted by Japan's largest wireless carrier, NTT Docomo (via SamMobile), reveals that Samsung is offering a special Olympics Games Edition of the Samsung Galaxy S10+. The 2020 Summer Olympic games will be held in Tokyo, Japan next year from...
01:13, 05/18/2019

Alex Rodriguez And His Lawyers Very Much Don't Want Anyone To See A Photo Of Him On The Toilet There’s a photo of ESPN baseball analyst and former New York Yankees pariah Alex Rodriguez using a bathroom for its intended purpose. The picture was snapped from the building adjacent to A-Rod as he sat on the toilet, but there’s nothing explicit ab...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Introducing The Steph Curry Seth Curry Power Rankings Two games into the Western Conference Finals, it’s time to unveil the Steph Curry Seth Curry Power Rankings. The Warriors beat the Blazers 114-111 on Thursday night, and both Currys played hard. Seth stole the ball from his big brother four times and...
01:26, 05/18/2019

The Latest: Man finds bear hunter dead but no sign of trauma ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on man found dead during Alaska bear hunting trip (all times local): 2:50 p.m. A man who found his missing friend dead during a bear hunting trip on Alaska’s Kodiak Island says he and another hunting friend t...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Suddenly Summer Earlier this week you may have been tempted to flip the heat back on. Now it’s all about the AC. Summer has arrived in the Bluegrass! A very summery look to the forecast has developed. Summer is here, and it’s going to stay a while with ...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Teacher says she was fired over breaks to pump breast milk PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A former Falmouth elementary school teacher contends the school district declined to renew her contract because she took three breaks a day to pump breast milk for her baby. Thirty-three-year-old Shana Swenson, of Portland, sue...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Polls open in Australian election; opposition tipped to win CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Polling stations have opened in eastern Australia in elections that are likely to deliver the nation’s sixth prime minister in as many years. Opinion polls suggest the conservative Liberal Party-led coalition will los...
01:26, 05/18/2019

DC's Legends of Tomorrow Sneak Peek Unveils a New Evil Plan Well what a mess the Legends are in, though apparently it's slightly more complicated than the mess they thought they were in last week. In the exclusive clip above from Monday's......
01:26, 05/18/2019

Economists say end of U.S. tariffs is good news for Canada, but not out of woods yet The lifting of the tariffs - to take place within two days of Friday's announcement - will have a minimal effect on Canada's overall economy but a sizable impact on a few industries, economists from CIBC Capital Markets wrote....
01:39, 05/18/2019

Tiger Woods misses cut at PGA Championship Tiger Woods' run at Bethpage Black is over as he failed to make the cut of 4-over at the 101st PGA Championship.        ...
01:39, 05/18/2019

We all smell the smoke, we all feel the heat. This environmental catastrophe is global | Alexis Wright Governments of the world need to act. It’s time to speak to our planet with kindness before it’s too lateAll the raspy-voice myna birds have come here, to this old swamp, where the ghost swans now dance the yellow dust song cycles of drought. Around ...
01:52, 05/18/2019

Somebody made an exhaustive chronicle of Tim Heidecker's On Cinema expanded universe Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington’s Adult Swim show On Cinema At The Cinema began with a simple premise: The two comedians would review the latest Hollywood releases with tongue-in-cheek seriousness and make hay out of their slightly antagonistic re...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Cards activate Carlos Martínez, cut Gregerson The St. Louis Cardinals have activated Carlos Martínez from the injured list after the right-hander missed the first 44 games of the season with a right shoulder cuff strain        ...
02:00, 05/18/2019

U.S. Officials Say Iran Has Removed Missile Threat From Boats Missiles have been unloaded from at least two small boats in Iranian waters, a move that American officials said could help defuse a brewing confrontation....
02:13, 05/18/2019

Prosecutor: Mom plotted to kill pregnant woman, steal baby A prosecutor says a pregnant Chicago teen who was killed and whose baby was cut from her womb was strangled while being shown a photo album of the late son and brother of her attackers....
02:13, 05/18/2019

School investigates racist post from board member's Facebook A school district outside Pittsburgh says it's investigating a racist Facebook post that appeared to have been published on a school board member's personal page....
02:13, 05/18/2019

What can cause stomach pain and nausea? Stomach pain and nausea often occur together and can affect both adults and children. Although these symptoms usually resolve within a few days, they can sometimes be a sign of a more serious condition. Learn more here....
02:26, 05/18/2019

Brooks Koepka untouchable at US PGA as Woods misses the halfway cut • Koepka seven clear and on course to retain title• Woods bows out on first start since Masters winThey continue to swing and miss at Brooks Koepka. Closing time drunks may have more of a hit rate than those seeking to topple this major specialist. T...
02:39, 05/18/2019

Google to Refund Advertisers After Suit Over Fraud Scheme Google has agreed to refund advertisers for ads purchased through its ad marketplaces that ran on websites with fraudulent traffic, following a lawsuit claiming the tech giant was withholding those back-payments, according to court documents and peop...
02:52, 05/18/2019

Ben Stokes guides England to thrilling victory to seal series win over Pakistan This was very nearly fileable under: another of those occasional England cock-ups. As it was, they averted a crisis and it was fileable under: another successful England chase, and another England series win. They got home by three wickets at Trent B...
02:52, 05/18/2019

Comment of the Day: If a Dodge Journey Dies, Don't Let It Take You Along Edition My dear friends and colleagues Jason Torchinsky and David Tracy made a (misguided) attempt to redeem the Dodge Journey today. The comments to that story are fun, but I found some realtalk too....
02:52, 05/18/2019

Spieth shuts down grand slam talk at PGA Championship Never mind completing the career grand slam, Jordan Spieth is simply happy to be back on the leaderboard, especially at a major, as he plays his way back from a mini-slump....
03:00, 05/18/2019

Djokovic, Nadal and Konta progress to Rome semis, Osaka and Federer bow out with injury Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Johanna Konta progressed to the Italian Open semi-finals on Friday, but Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka were forced to withdraw with injury problems....
03:00, 05/18/2019

Migrant families being flown to San Diego from Texas in U.S. border crisis Hundreds of detainees from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilities in Texas and elsewhere are being flown to San Diego for processing beginning on Friday, the agency said....
03:13, 05/18/2019

Pogacar wins Stage 6 of Tour of California to take lead Tadej Pogacar reeled in several top contenders on the final climb to Mt. Baldy, then matched every attack thrown down by Sergio Higuita        ...
03:13, 05/18/2019

U.S. agrees to lift metals tariffs on Canada, Mexico The bargain calls for both nations to adopt tough monitoring and enforcement measures to prevent subsidized Chinese steel from being shipped to the United States via their territory....
04:00, 05/18/2019

China’s retaliation against new Trump tariffs will send U.S. hog farmers into a tailspin Chinese buyers canceled a major order for American pork, heightening fears that the trade dispute was set to inflict even more pain on American farmers who have taken a series of hits in Trump’s trade wars....
04:00, 05/18/2019

Boeing says it has corrected simulator software of 737 MAX jets Boeing Co has made corrections to simulator software that mimics the flying experience of its 737 MAX jets, which were involved in two fatal crashes, and the company has provided additional information to device operators, a spokesman said on Friday....
04:00, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 5-U.S. lifts tariffs on Canadian, Mexican metals in boost for trade pact The United States struck deals on Friday to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico, the three governments said, removing a major obstacle to legislative approval of a new North American trade pact....
04:13, 05/18/2019

PGA Championship: Brooks Kopeka shatters 36-hole major scoring record Brooks Kopeka fired a 5-under 65 in the second round on Friday to head into the weekend at Bethpage Black with a 36-hole record of 128.        ...
04:13, 05/18/2019

Deadly Germs, Lost Cures: Citrus Farmers Facing Deadly Bacteria Turn to Antibiotics, Alarming Health Officials In its decision to approve two drugs for orange and grapefruit trees, the E.P.A. largely ignored objections from the C.D.C. and the F.D.A., which fear that expanding their use in cash crops could fuel antibiotic resistance in humans....
04:13, 05/18/2019

Catholic bishop challenges Dallas police affidavit accuracy The Roman Catholic bishop of the Dallas diocese has challenged the accuracy of a Dallas police affidavit's allegations that the diocese had "thwarted" its investigation of past sexual misconduct by priests....
04:13, 05/18/2019

Missouri lawmakers approve extreme eight-week abortion ban The legislation, which is expected to be signed by the governor, echoes even tighter restrictions passed by Alabama this weekMissouri lawmakers on Friday approved legislation to ban abortion after eight weeks of pregnancy, becoming the latest state t...
04:26, 05/18/2019

A woman took a picture of three Irish men in Times Square. It took Twitter only an hour to track the lads down. Christina Boniello was strolling through Times Square earlier this month when a group of three men with Irish accents asked her to snap a photo of them....
04:52, 05/18/2019

Uber rang in IPO with champagne and mimosas. Then the hangover began. Uber's IPO celebrations were boozed-filled benders and occasionally got out of control, hearkening back to the company's culture under ousted CEO Travis Kalanick....
05:00, 05/18/2019

Florida woman accused of threatening mass shooting at elementary school A Florida woman was charged Friday with threating to carry out a mass shooting at a school in an online post. Juliana Cote, 26, of Tampa, made the threat Thursday, the Hillsborough Sheriff’s Office said. Cote “made a public posting on her Facebook ac...
05:13, 05/18/2019

Man’s car shot up over parking dispute, 3-year-old daughter caught in crossfire A father from North Carolina got his car shot up during an argument over a parking space — while his 3-year-old daughter was sitting in the backseat, a report says. Julius Lewis, of High Point, was wounded during the Thursday night shooting but...
05:13, 05/18/2019

Britain’s EU divorce delves into chaos Britain’s divorce from the European Union devolved into chaos Friday after the opposition Labour Party declared last-ditch talks dead due to Prime Minister Theresa May’s crumbling government. Nearly three years after the UK voted to leave the EU, it ...
05:13, 05/18/2019

Florida woman who smiled in mugshot after fatal DUI crash heads to prison The Florida woman who was all smiles for a mugshot after a DUI manslaughter arrest was all sobs Thursday at her sentencing. Angenette Welk’s case drew worldwide attention — and condemnation — after her smiling mugshot went viral. She was ...
05:13, 05/18/2019

Cory Booker writes open letter to men about abortion rights Democratic presidential hopeful Cory Booker penned an open letter to US men about abortion rights on Friday, writing that they need to stand with women because “all people deserve to control their own bodies.” Booker’s letter, published on GQ Magazin...
05:13, 05/18/2019

Chris Rock will get 'intense and twisted' rebooting 'Saw' franchise with Jigsaw Killer Chris Rock is diving into the torture-filled "Saw" franchise with his own Halloween-ready movie idea expanding the Jigsaw Killer's insane universe.        ...
05:13, 05/18/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden, Paul George named finalists for NBA MVP Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, Houston Rockets guard James Harden and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George are finalists for MVP....
05:26, 05/18/2019

U.S. citizen shot dead in Nicaraguan prison was a Navy veteran, critic of President Ortega Eddy Montes, a protestor shot dead in a Nicaragua prison this week, was a naturalized U.S. citizen who served in the Navy, but ultimately returned to the Central American country where he fought for a change in government, his family said....
06:00, 05/18/2019

Sabathia shouts insults at Rays, Yanks rally in 9th to win NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia shouted salty insults at the Tampa Bay Rays and said he tried to hit one of their batters, but both sides otherwise kept cool as the New York Yankees rallied for three runs in the ninth inning and a 4-3 victory Friday nigh...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Kentucky Alive for SEC Tourney Despite Loss to Vandy LEXINGTON, Ky. – Elliott Curtis continued his torrid stretch with two more hits and two runs driven in but an early deficit proved too much for Kentucky to overcome in a 12-4 loss to No. 2 Vanderbilt on Friday night at Kentucky Proud Park. The Wildca...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Stormy Daniels agrees to dismiss suit against ex-lawyer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Porn actress Stormy Daniels has agreed to dismiss a lawsuit that accused her former lawyer of colluding with President Donald Trump’s ex-lawyer, Michael Cohen, to have her deny having an affair with Trump. A notice of agreeme...
06:00, 05/18/2019

GOP lawmaker: US soldiers threatened with kidnapping and killing in Iran The decision to bolster U.S. military presence in the Persian Gulf was made after a Hezbollah proxy group received instructions to kill and kidnap U.S. soldiers, according to Rep. Michael McCaul of Texas....
06:13, 05/18/2019

Australians head to polls, expected to elect 6th prime minister in as many years Opinion polls suggest the conservative Liberal Party-led coalition will lose its bid for a third three-year term and Scott Morrison will have had one of the shortest tenures as prime minister in the 118-year history of the Australian federation....
06:26, 05/18/2019

Judge sends Pepe the Frog poster sales suit to trial A federal judge will let a jury decide whether conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’ Infowars website had a legal right to sell a poster featuring the image of Pepe the Frog, a cartoon character that became hijacked by far-right extremists....
06:26, 05/18/2019

Edward Enninful, Michael Kors And Charles Finch Host The Cannes Filmmakers Dinner Edward Enninful, Michael Kors and Charles Finch tonight brought together an illustrious array of names at Cannes's iconic Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc to celebrate Lynne Ramsay receiving the Annual Filmmaker Award...
06:26, 05/18/2019

Kinsler on outburst: Only regret doing it on field A day after Ian Kinsler had an emotional reaction following his pivotal three-run homer against the Pirates, the Padres infielder maintained he was firing up his teammates and not taking a shot at fans....
06:39, 05/18/2019

Can Kevin Lee cut it at welterweight? Rafael dos Anjos is a former UFC lightweight champion who is struggling at welterweight. Kevin Lee, once a top contender at 155 pounds, is now hoping to make his move upward at 170....
06:39, 05/18/2019

WWE Money in the Bank a crossroads for both company and storyline Two Money in the Bank ladder matches and a number of dream title bouts basically ensure that MITB will not disappoint, but will it be enough to get the WWE machine back on track after a post-WrestleMania lull?...
06:39, 05/18/2019

Bucks dominate Raptors to take 2-0 lead in East finals Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way with 30 points and 17 rebounds as the Bucks never trailed on their way to a 125-103 win over the Raptors in Game 2.        ...
06:39, 05/18/2019

First Japanese-American NYPD captain cleared of misconduct An NYPD captain accused of intentionally botching a drunken-driving case to help an off-duty detective was cleared of all charges in Bronx Criminal Court on Friday. Prosecutors failed to prove Capt. Naoki Yaguchi, the first Japanese-American to make ...
06:52, 05/18/2019

PBA sues NYPD over benefits in line-of-duty injuries A police union head is asking a judge to force the NYPD to give written explanations when it denies officers coverage for injuries they incur on the job. Police Benevolent Association President Patrick Lynch filed the petition in Manhattan Supreme Co...
06:52, 05/18/2019

'60 Minutes' reporter Steve Kroft to retire from show Sunday after 30 years The ticking clock for the longest tenured reporter at "60 Minutes" is about to go silent. Steve Kroft is retiring.        ...
07:13, 05/18/2019

Yankees climb into first place as Gio Urshela walk-off caps rally Gio Urshela gave the Yankees a dramatic 4-3 comeback win over the Rays — and first place — Friday night with a game-winning single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth. It was just the latest huge hit for Urshela, who started the year in the mino...
07:26, 05/18/2019

Women without children: ‘I don’t want to be pitied – I’m really happy' Some have chosen not to have a baby, others can’t, or have lost them: five women talk frankly about being childfreeI grew up in a single-parent family: my mother raised four girls on her own. I watched her struggle and from an early age I knew I didn...
07:39, 05/18/2019

Tim Dowling: two Alexas have moved in, and they’re terrifying My youngest son is having nightmares about surveillance. The dog is barking. This is the futureIn the course of my work, I am sometimes sent free stuff that I don’t know what to do with. When given the opportunity to review things, I usually turn dow...
07:39, 05/18/2019

‘Making Magic’ and Rick Lax are a hit for Facebook Watch A new series starring Las Vegas magician Rick Lax has been a huge hit for Facebook Watch. “Making Magic” has garnered nearly 4 million views over two episodes since premiering in mid-April with Lax, a Las Vegas native. He’s racked up over 5 billion v...
07:39, 05/18/2019

How Fosse pushed shining star Verdon to the side in ‘Chicago’ Fosse/Verdon | Tuesday, 10 p.m., FX The remaining episodes of “Fosse/Verdon” focus on the backstage drama while the show “Chicago” was in rehearsal. While Gwen Verdon (Michelle Williams) cherished the property as a vehicle for herself and chose her e...
07:39, 05/18/2019

NY comedy queen takes serious turn with new film ‘Ask for Jane’ New York comedy queen Caroline Hirsch has produced a film that is nothing to laugh about. The woman famed for spotting talent from Jerry Seinfeld and Jon Stewart to Dave Chapelle and Michele Wolf has co-produced “Ask for Jane,” which tell...
07:39, 05/18/2019

Italy accepts migrant families rescued by Sea-Watch ship Rome had blocked a rescue ship from entering Italian territorial waters. But the coast guard then agreed to help families on board and take them to Lampedusa....
08:00, 05/18/2019

Report: Iran gives death penalty for American woman’s murder TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state-owned newspaper says the country’s Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence for an Iranian man accused of murdering an American woman during a robbery. The Saturday report by the “Iran” dail...
08:13, 05/18/2019

If you're just now seeing how strong the Bucks are, it's too late Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks know they possess the formula to create an NBA champion. The Raptors, and the rest of the basketball world, are quickly learning it too....
08:26, 05/18/2019

Gasol points finger at self after Raptors' loss Raptors center Marc Gasol said after Friday night's loss to the Bucks that he takes "full responsibility" for his team sputtering out of the gate and again falling to Milwaukee....
08:26, 05/18/2019

Newt Gingrich resists irrelevance with new novel ripped from headlines The politician (and ex-professor, podcaster and Trump interpreter), says the release of Collusion, featuring a resurgent Russian menace, is ‘totally coincidental’ Newt Gingrich really wanted to talk about feathered dinosaurs.“Thirty years ago, nobody...
08:26, 05/18/2019

NFL notebook: Texans reportedly cut TE Griffin The Houston Texans have released veteran tight end Ryan Griffin, multiple outlets reported Friday, three weeks after he was arrested in Nashville, Tenn., for allegedly punching a hotel window....
08:26, 05/18/2019

"No Warnings Appeared In Cockpit": Ethiopian Airlines On 737 MAX Crash Ethiopian Airlines officials on Friday disputed Federal Aviation Administration chief Daniel Elwell's claim that the airline's failure to "adhere" to emergency procedures issued by the safety agency......
08:26, 05/18/2019

Osamu Masuko To Step Down As Mitsubishi Motors CEO, Takao Kato To Succeed Him Mitsubishi Motors Corp said on Friday that Osamu Masuko will step down as its chief executive on June 21 and be replaced by Takao Kato, who is president of its operations in Indonesia....
08:39, 05/18/2019

$1 Million donated to Pima County’s JTED program TUCSON – Hundreds of students graduated from the Pima JTED Program Friday, May 17. Joining them on stage was Ross Potoff with a major donation. Potoff and Potoff Private Philanthropy donated $1,000,000 to the JTED Program. When Potoff retired f...
08:39, 05/18/2019

U of A researchers: 5 to 10 years from implementing mosquito ‘birth control’ TUCSON- Researchers say they have invented a “birth control” for mosquitoes, and say they could implement the treatment as early as 2024. Dr. Roger Miesfeld at the University of Arizona has been working on the project with his team for mo...
08:39, 05/18/2019

Rural America still struggling for access to high-speed internet service As anticipation grows for 5G technology to be rolled out in big cities, nearly 15 million people in rural pockets across the country are still waiting for reliable high-speed internet....
08:52, 05/18/2019

| First Everest death of 2019, Irishman missing Mount Everest claimed its first fatality of the main spring climbing season, an Indian man, while an Irish mountaineer was also missing, expedition organisers in Nepal said....
09:00, 05/18/2019

Crashed F-16's live ammunition safely detonated, officials say Unexploded weaponry aboard an F-16 fighter jet that crashed into the roof of a commercial building in Riverside County, Calif., on Thursday was safely detonated near the crash site Friday, military officials said....
09:13, 05/18/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks throttle Raptors to grab 2-0 lead MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo started the game with an emphatic dunk. The next possession, a sprawling block to deny Marc Gasol. The next possession, another dunk. The tone was set. And it never changed. The Eastern Conference doesn’t belon...
09:13, 05/18/2019

Charter just gave us another reminder of why everyone hates telecom giants If you’re one of Charter’s Spectrum Internet customers, get ready to hand over more of your money if you decide to quit the service. Charter has started alerting Internet customers via the latest monthly billing statement — way down...
10:26, 05/18/2019

AT&T says it was perfectly legal to sell user location data, but stopped anyway AT&T came under fire in the last year or so — as did rival carriers Sprint, Verizon and T-Mobile — when press reports surfaced about the practice of carriers selling location data about its users. The Federal Communications Commission ope...
10:26, 05/18/2019

Microsoft Surface Headphones with Cortana and noise cancellation go $100 off list to $250 Microsoft is one of the many companies widely rumored to be preparing a frontal attack on Apple's crazy successful AirPods, but before that can happen, the Redmond-based tech giant unveiled a pair of premium over-the-ear headphones with built-in Cort...
10:39, 05/18/2019

Quentin Pongia, former New Zealand rugby league captain, dies aged 48 Pongia played 35 Tests and 137 NRL games ‘An icon of the game,’ says New Zealand Rugby LeagueTributes are flowing in for former Canberra and New Zealand forward Quentin Pongia, who has died from cancer aged 48.Pongia played 137 NRL games and 35 Tests...
10:52, 05/18/2019

Shocking audio documents Tony Robbins telling a woman she was 'lying' about being abused by her husband Richard Drew/AP Photo According to an investigation from BuzzFeed News, self-help guru Tony Robbins has been accused of yelling at abuse victims and making sexual advances at his followers during his famous seminars. The outlet obtained a 50-minute ...
11:00, 05/18/2019

The best looks celebrities have worn at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival so far Pascal Le Segretain/Samir Hussein/George Pimentel/Getty Images The 2019 Cannes Film Festival takes place from Tuesday, May 14, through Saturday, May 25. Celebrities are known to pull out all the stops for the festival's red carpet. This year we've a...
11:00, 05/18/2019

'John Wick: Chapter 3' sets up a 4th film in the franchise, and Asia Kate Dillon would be on board to return Warning: There are major spoilers below for "John Wick: Chapter 3." The end of "John Wick: Chapter 3" sets up a fourth film in the franchise. A fourth film could likely see Wick (Keanu Reeves) team up with the Bowery King (Laurence Fishburne). The tw...
11:00, 05/18/2019

A Trump administration source poured cold water on a report that Derek Kan is being considered for the Fed board AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta A news report on Friday said the White House was thinking of nominating Derek Kan for one of the two open seats on the Board of Governors. But Kan is not being seriously considered for a spot on the Federal Reserve board...
11:00, 05/18/2019

Trump's nominee for ICE director once said he can tell whether migrant children will join the gang MS-13 by looking into their eyes Associated Press/Cliff Owen President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency once said he could tell by looking in migrant children's eyes that they would be a "soon-to-be MS-13 gang member." Morgan made the comme...
11:00, 05/18/2019

6 signs your relationship probably isn't exclusive, even if you think it is iStock Sometimes you might think you're in an exclusive relationship even though your partner is still seeing other people. Some signs your partner might not be exclusively dating you is if they ignore you for long periods of time and never see you ...
11:00, 05/18/2019

| Germany to pay $11 000 each to Chile Nazi sect victims Germany said it would pay compensation of up to 10 000 euros ($11 000) each to victims of the former Nazi paedophile sect "Colonia Dignidad" in Chile....
11:00, 05/18/2019

Austrian government revamp looms over video of far-right leader Austria's chancellor is ruling out working with his far-right deputy, a coalition source said on Saturday, after footage apparently showed the Freedom Party leader discussing state contracts with a potential Russian backer in return for political sup...
11:00, 05/18/2019

U.S. State Department approves possible $314 million sale of missiles to South Korea The U.S. State Department has cleared $314 million in possible sales of air defense missiles to South Korea, the Pentagon said on Friday, as tensions re-emerge on the Korean peninsula....
11:00, 05/18/2019

Alex Rodriguez may have a tough time pursuing legal action over viral toilet pic Alex Rodriguez’s camp has said the ex-Yankees slugger is exploring legal action after he was photographed sitting on the toilet in his luxury apartment’s bathroom....
11:13, 05/18/2019

Barcelona champions, Real Madrid third – but what else is left to play for on the last weekend of LaLiga? LaLiga is all but over for another season. Spain's top-flight comes to a conclusion this weekend and ahead of matchday 38, almost everything is decided. But not quite....
11:13, 05/18/2019

Even Harvard Is Now Teaching Personal Finance Ivy League universities haven’t typically focused on basic financial life skills. That is starting to change, thanks in part to rising debt levels for young Americans and growing anxiety and uncertainty about their economic futures....
11:52, 05/18/2019

Daniel Wu's unusual journey to movie stardom Daniel Wu took an unconventional path to becoming a major movie star in Asia. The "Into The Badlands" star grew up in California and got his first commercial gig while finishing university in Hong Kong. (May 17)        ...
12:00, 05/18/2019

Documentary focuses on foster care system The co-directors of the new HBO documentary "Foster" say the U.S. foster care system is "misunderstood" -- and they're hoping to change that. (May 17)        ...
12:00, 05/18/2019

Skylar Astin reveals he once auditioned for 'Glee' Skylar Astin became a household name after starring in the popular movie series "Pitch Perfect" but before that the actor was almost in another very popular franchise....
12:00, 05/18/2019

Luke Voit pays back Rays in best way possible for Yankees This was the best way for Luke Voit to rebound from his recent slump and the best retaliation possible for the drilling that bugged him so much last weekend against the Rays. Voit’s leadoff blast in the ninth inning drew the Yankees within one run an...
12:13, 05/18/2019

Past video proves Kevin Durant could like playing with RJ Barrett CHICAGO — Kevin Durant apparently has a longtime yen for Duke’s RJ Barrett, the player the Knicks could select at No. 3 in the draft and who possibly could become his future teammate. A 2017 video surfaced from the sports network Overtime in which Du...
12:13, 05/18/2019

Democrats waiting for large presidential field to take shape before endorsing Lawmakers are letting the race sort itself out before backing a candidate for 2020, though several from Iowa, South Carolina and other early nominating states are being courted....
12:52, 05/18/2019

US Cop Allegedly Hired Hitman To Kill Husband, Boyfriend's Daughter A New York City policewoman was arrested on Friday and charged with asking a man to arrange the murder of her estranged husband and a 14-year-old girl, court documents showed....
12:52, 05/18/2019

'This is the endgame': how Trump has helped turn the tide against abortion Trump’s wholesale appointment of judiciary hostile to abortion and LGBT rights has emboldened conservatives seeking to change policy via the courtsAlabama’s move to outlaw nearly all abortions has reverberated across America, teeing up fresh debate i...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Keir Starmer blames 'wannabe Tory leaders' for Brexit talks failure Shadow Brexit secretary says impasse could be broken by allowing confirmatory voteThe shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer, has blamed “wannabe Tory leaders” for the breakdown of cross-party talks as he renewed his call for a second referendum on le...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Keanu Reeves: ‘Grief and loss, those things don’t ever go away’ From Bill & Ted’s excellent dude to assassin John Wick, the actor has carved out a stellar career. But it hasn’t come without personal tragedy“Hey, I’m Keanu,” he introduces himself – unnecessarily, of course, and yet very Keanu-ishly. Despite being ...
13:00, 05/18/2019

'Step away from the porn': how to have hot sex at every age From early experimentation to long-term relationships, our erotic lives constantly evolve – here’s expert advice for all stages of life“Nowadays many people start their sexual journey with porn,” says the sex educator and author of The Curious Histor...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Why race science is on the rise again After the second world war, the belief that differences between so-called ‘races’ are genetic became taboo. Now, with the far right resurgent, it’s backIn 1985, historian Barry Mehler had a dream. His research was taking him deep into the murky terri...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Judith Kerr: ‘I like drinking dregs of whisky from the night before’ The author of The Tiger Who Came To Tea on guilty pleasures, escaping Nazi Germany and wanting to be famousBorn in Berlin, Kerr, 95, fled the Nazis in 1933 and settled in England at the age of 12. She studied at the Central School of Art and Design a...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Are you happy in bed? Take the sex test Look forward to sleeping with your partner – or imagine they are someone else? Answer these questions to assess your intimate lifeWhen was the last time you audited your sex life? Many of us go through life without really considering how much pleasur...
13:00, 05/18/2019

Prime mover: Margot Fonteyn centenary – in pictures One hundred years after her birth, join us as we step back in time to celebrate the life of the Royal Ballet’s prima ballerina assoluta Continue reading......
13:00, 05/18/2019

The end of Game Of Thrones and Veep headline our favorite stories of the week Here’s a compilation of our favorite features published this week. Be sure to follow along with our TV recaps and check out all our recent reviews....
13:52, 05/18/2019

Micky Ward – A warrior’s brain On the anniversary of his first fight with Arturo Gatti, Micky Ward tells Tris Dixon that multiple displays of courage have permanently altered his brain The post Micky Ward – A warrior’s brain appeared first on Boxing News....
13:52, 05/18/2019

Tariffs and new streamers will cost you in 2019 Look for devices from China--laptops, notebooks, phones, televisions and the likes, to cost more, due to President Donald Trump's tariffs.        ...
14:00, 05/18/2019

Too Old to Die Young review - Nicolas Winding Refn's dead-eyed LA nightmare The Only God Forgives director has made his first foray into TV with a supernatural noir series, and it’s just as horrible and upsetting as you’d expectWhen I spoke to Nicolas Winding Refn at the Lumiere film festival in Lyon a while back, he told me...
14:00, 05/18/2019

'Today was a battle': record-breaking Brooks Koepka extends US PGA lead – video Defending champion Brooks Koepka shot a 65 on Friday to increase his lead to seven strokes by moving to 12 under par in the 101st PGA Championship. 'This probably sounds bad, but today was a battle,' said 29-year-old Koepka.Brooks Koepka untouchable ...
14:26, 05/18/2019

Buttigieg backs far-left idea of erasing Thomas Jefferson's name: 'It's the right thing to do' Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said Friday that things named after President Thomas Jefferson should be renamed because that’s the “right thing to do.”...
14:39, 05/18/2019

| Trump lifts steel, aluminum tariffs on Canada, Mexico President Donald Trump on Friday announced a deal to lift US tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Canada and Mexico that had created friction between the neighbors and blocked a new North American free trade agreement....
15:00, 05/18/2019

Boxing body faces Olympic inquiry team before Tokyo ruling The embattled amateur boxing federation faces an Olympic inquiry on Monday fearing it will be punished for forcing out a longtime IOC member as its president        ...
16:00, 05/18/2019

Next 'Apex Legends' update addresses audio issues Since the explosive launch of Apex Legends and its deliberately quieter evolution over the last few months, the game is still dealing with some annoying issues. According to the team at Respawn, an update coming to all platforms next week will target...
16:00, 05/18/2019

China's water quality improvements 'imbalanced' in first quarter: Xinhua Pollution increased in some of China's major lakes, rivers and reservoirs in the first quarter even though the country's overall water quality improved, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, citing the environment ministry....
16:00, 05/18/2019

Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache resigns after video exposes corruption An Austrian politician resigned after he was caught on video apparently offering government contracts in exchange for political help from a woman saying she represented a Russian oligarch. Heinz-Christian Strache insisted the scandal was a “pol...
16:13, 05/18/2019

Don't miss: Apollo 11 recalled, mapping galaxies and a space thriller Catch a podcast about the first moon landing, read about the Milky Way’s crowded backyard, and play the part of an AI in a game set on a malfunctioning space station...
16:26, 05/18/2019

Star Wars: Outer Rim review—Piloting as Han or Boba Fett could use more thrills Enlarge / The game's player board. Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. One of the defining aspects of Star Wars is its dramatic sense of adv...
16:39, 05/18/2019

UN chief calls for ‘enlightened self-interest’ from world leaders to save ‘the whole planet’ from climate change  Concluding a week-long visit to the South Pacific, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called on the world’s decision-makers to make “enlightened” choices on climate action because “the whole planet” is at stake. ...
16:39, 05/18/2019

Surprise south London gig by banned rapper Tyler, the Creator cancelled for being 'too rowdy' A surprise gig by US rapper Tyler, the Creator, who was banned from the UK for several years over his controversial lyrics, was cancelled today leaving hundreds of fans disappointed....
16:52, 05/18/2019

Early morning severe weather ramps up in central Texas Another round of severe weather is expected to continue Saturday as the storm system that spawned 30 preliminary tornado reports in Nebraska and Kansas on Friday and Friday night tracks eastward....
16:52, 05/18/2019

Once again Iraq caught up in U.S.-Iran tension When U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down with Iraqi officials in Baghdad last week as tensions mounted between America and Iran, he delivered a nuanced message: If you’re not going to stand with us, stand aside....
17:13, 05/18/2019

|CapitecsaysMercantilemergerwillspeedupentryintobusinessbanking Capitec says its acquisition of Mercantile Bank, which has recently been approved by the Competition Tribunal, will speed up its entry into business banking....
17:39, 05/18/2019

|CommunityinputimportantinbigbusinesscontributiontoAfrica'swaterchallenges-Coca-Colaexecutive Big companies may have funds to help address water challenges in Africa, but they must get community input in the process, says a Coca-Cola executive....
17:39, 05/18/2019

Man slashed in face, shots fired during baseball game in Queens A man was slashed in the face and shots were fired during a fight at a Queens playground as a baseball game was being played nearby, police said Saturday. The 23-year-old victim was watching the game at a playground behind the Oliver Wendell Holmes I...
17:52, 05/18/2019

Focuster turns your to-dos into an organized schedule, and it’s only $59 We could all stand to be a little more productive, and while there are plenty of apps that claim to help you blaze through your to-dos and get your life together, too many bog you down with unnecessary hoops and confusing features that just slow you ...
17:52, 05/18/2019

Joe Biden to reject Trump's 'clenched fist, closed hand and hard heart' Former vice-president to launch campaign in Pennsylvania‘I am running to offer our country a different path’Formally launching his third presidential campaign on Saturday, Joe Biden will accuse Donald Trump of leading America with “a clenched fist, c...
17:52, 05/18/2019

Police ask McDonald's to halt milkshake sales during Farage rally Edinburgh branch also stop ice-cream sales after rightwing politicians targeted with drinksPolice asked a McDonald’s restaurant near an Edinburgh venue where Nigel Farage was speaking not to sell milkshakes because of concerns protesters might throw ...
17:52, 05/18/2019

Cannes 2019 week one roundup: zombies, babies and a sleeping Bill Murray Jim Jarmusch embraces the undead, Ken Loach continues his career resurrection and Les Misérables goes 21st-century reinventionIt’s the opening day of the 72nd Cannes film festival and all is calm on the promenade. The sky is a warm blue, the sea is s...
17:52, 05/18/2019

Australia's conservative government on course for 'miracle' election victory Australia's Liberal-led conservative government was headed for a remarkable win at the national election early on Sunday after uncovering a narrow path to victory that twisted through urban fringes and rural townships....
18:13, 05/18/2019

| Violent kidnappings-for-ransom spread across Nigeria Aminu Magami, a taxi driver in northwest Nigeria, froze in fear when more than 20 gunmen stormed an expressway one night in February, shooting into the air....
18:13, 05/18/2019

Almodovar's ode to filmmaking hits the right notes at Cannes Pedro Almodovar is used to a good reception from what he called "faithful" audiences in France - so much so, the director joked on Saturday that he was "Franco-Spanish"....
18:13, 05/18/2019

Mongols motorcycle gang fined $500K — but get to keep logo Genghis Khan might ride again. Feds failed in their effort to ban the Mongols motorcycle gang from using the storied marauder’s likeness as its logo. The club was fined $500,000 in a racketeering and conspiracy case. But on Friday in Santa Ana, Calif...
18:26, 05/18/2019

Ex-NBA star Lamar Odom admits to using prosthetic penis to cheat Olympic drug test NBA champion Lamar Odom revealed in his upcoming memoir, "Darkness to Light," that he cheated a drug test in order to play for USA Basketball.        ...
18:52, 05/18/2019

Preakness 2019: Post time, odds, jockeys, post positions and how to watch The 2019 Preakness Stakes is set for a 6:48 p.m. ET start at Pimlico Race Course. Here is all the info for the post time and how to watch.        ...
18:52, 05/18/2019

Ewan wins Stage 8; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro Caleb Ewan of Australia sprinted to victory at the end of the eighth and longest stage of the Giro d'Italia on Saturday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti remained overall leader        ...
18:52, 05/18/2019

Nadal powers into Rome final as Konta completes comeback win in semis Rafael Nadal progressed to his 50th Masters 1000 final with a 6-3 6-4 win over Stefanos Tsitsipas on Saturday as British number one Johanna Konta also triumphed in the Italian Open semi-finals....
18:52, 05/18/2019

T-Mobile promotes the OnePlus 7 Pro using an Apple iPhone That's the thing about influencers. Sure, they might promote the phone they just received for free, but you don't know if they are really using it as their daily driver. Unless, of course, they screw up. Spotted by YouTube star Marques Brownlee (via ...
19:00, 05/18/2019

Yankees’ Stanton, Gregorius taking huge comeback strides The good news keeps coming in The Bronx. The Yankees keep winning and their injured stars are making progress on joining the party. Two key components — shortstop Didi Gregorius and outfielder Giancarlo Stanton — are expected to take sign...
19:13, 05/18/2019

PGA Championship: How sharps wager on golf Casual golf bettors enter weekend action in the 2019 PGA Championship trying to figure out how they’re going to scramble for a par. They’re wondering why they took so many fliers on guys who would be out of contention before the halfway mark. They’re...
19:13, 05/18/2019

11 new trailers you need to watch from this past week Pokemon Detective Pikachu needed nearly $10 million more to steal the top spot at the box office last weekend from Avengers: Endgame, as Marvel’s new MCU movie still draws crowds all over the world. Will the newest John Wick episode pull it off...
19:26, 05/18/2019

Trump’s legal defence against Congressional probes is weak. Here’s why it still might work In courts in New York and Washington, Trump is attempting to beat back subpoenas by Congress to get financial records from accountants and banks Trump and his family do business with....
20:13, 05/18/2019

Woman accused of killing pregnant teen, cutting baby from womb faked pregnancy: prosecutors Chicago prosecutors have revealed new details in the gruesome killing of a young pregnant woman and the theft of her baby from her womb, according to a report Saturday....
20:13, 05/18/2019

Trump’s sanctions on Iran are hitting Hezbollah hard Spending cutbacks by the Iran-allied Lebanese militia illustrate the profound impact of the sanctions, which are curtailing Iran’s ability to support its most powerful regional proxy.  ...
20:13, 05/18/2019

W Series Zolder: Visser dominates disrupted race ahead of Chadwick Beitske Visser took victory in the second W Series race with a commanding lead of almost eight and a half seconds over polesitter Jamie Chadwick at Zolder...
20:39, 05/18/2019

Marc Marquez takes pole position in mixed weather at Le Mans Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez secured pole position for the French Grand Prix at a drizzly Le Mans, despite crashing his Honda immediately after his fastest lap...
20:39, 05/18/2019

| WATCH: Meet Australia's democracy sausage This is the democracy sausage, an Australian election day tradition. The famously barbecue-loving nation have been sizzling "snags" on polling day for several years....
20:52, 05/18/2019

Lebanon health minister says no concerns over sanctions Lebanon's health minister, who was appointed by the country's Hezbollah group, says he has "overcome" U.S. concerns that his ministry's funds could go to the militant group by gaining public trust and ensuring transparency....
20:52, 05/18/2019

Pope urges foreign media to use power of press to seek truth Pope Francis has urged foreign correspondents to humbly use the power of the press to search for the truth and give voice to the voiceless, calling journalism an important tool to counter hatred and fake news....
20:52, 05/18/2019

Croats gather in Austria for controversial commemoration Thousands of Croatian far-right supporters have gathered in a field in southern Austria to commemorate the massacre of pro-Nazi Croats by communists at the end of World War II....
20:52, 05/18/2019

Argentina’s goddess of strife Cristina has made an already wretched economic situation even worse; a mere glimpse of her is enough to make hardened veterans of countless financial battles turn tail and run for cover....
21:00, 05/18/2019

Kaapo Kakko wants Devils to think twice before NHL draft Kaapo Kakko is fueling the debate over who should be the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL draft. “This is a big thing for me for the draft,” Kakko told NHL.com through a translator. “I think I can be the first [pick].” The Finnish star is certa...
21:26, 05/18/2019

Charles Barkley is bigger news than gun attack in media’s sad epitome The story is almost impossible to visualize, let alone explain. Yet these days such stories make scant, one-and-out news. Nothing more to see here, break it up. According to witness and police reports, on Sunday evening, Mother’s Day, three car loads...
21:26, 05/18/2019

Preakness Stakes 2019 predictions: Win, place, show picks Saturday is the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes, and here are The Post’s staff picks in the Run for the Roses: Vic Cangialosi Bourbon War: After we had the Derby winner for all of 22 minutes, this stretch runner has fresh legs and should get fa...
21:26, 05/18/2019

Gucci, Balenciaga, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen ban models under 18 Luxury group Kering has announced that the company -- which oversees designer houses including Gucci, Balenciaga, Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen and Bottega Veneta -- will no longer be working with models under 18 years old....
21:26, 05/18/2019

Dortmund beat Gladbach to finish second in Bundesliga race "Dortmund, who had a nine-point lead over Bayern in November before losing their momentum at the start of 2019, scored on the stroke of halftime through Sancho and Marco Reus added the second in the 54th minute."...
21:26, 05/18/2019

Hinchcliffe's Indy woes continue with quals crash James Hinchcliffe, an IndyCar Series regular who missed last year's Indianapolis 500, crashed during qualifying Saturday for this year's race and is now looking to make the field in a backup car....
21:39, 05/18/2019

The Best 300SL Gullwing Replica is One That Does Mad Burnouts I saw this car in the real at the SEMA show last fall, and I had to do a double take. My first impression was that some damn fool had modified an original Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing coupe, and I was going to have to throw hands. But as I walked aro...
21:39, 05/18/2019

Formula E's Self-Funded Documentary Will Debut At Cannes Way back in 2013 while attending the first WEC race at the Circuit of the Americas, a representative of Michelin asked me what I thought of the electric racing series that was set to debut the following year, called Formula E....
21:39, 05/18/2019

I'm Baffled By an Old Automotive Engineering Mystery and I Need Some Help I hope you’re ready to dive into some really timely content, getting to the bottom of an automotive design decision that hasn’t really been seen since, oh, 1930. But it’s one I’ve always been drawn to, and yet one I’m not sure I understand. It’s a de...
21:39, 05/18/2019

John Wick expected to defeat The Avengers this weekend, which sounds about right Look, we don’t want to get into a whole thing here about whether Keanu Reeves’ super-assassin John Wick could beat The Avengers in a fight. (We’d much rather save that sort of idle internet speculation for our new spec script, John Wick Vs. Dracula 2...
21:39, 05/18/2019

Sony Xperia XZ3 price drops further to $500, Xperia XZ2 Compact gets 'clearance' discount As the official US release of the extra-tall, Snapdragon 855-powered Sony Xperia 1 is finally drawing near, the compelling deals on the Snapdragon 845-packing Xperia XZ3 are piling on and getting sweeter by the day. Originally available for an exorbi...
21:52, 05/18/2019

Motor racing: Visser is W Series winner at Zolder Dutch driver Beitske Visser won the second race of the all-female W Series at Zolder in Belgium on Saturday with Britain's Jamie Chadwick retaining the overall lead after beating compatriot Alice Powell for second place....
21:52, 05/18/2019

E-Commerce Giant Amazon Launches Flight Booking Service In India E-commerce giant Amazon on Saturday announced that the platform can be used to even book domestic flights now in addition to other services like shopping, money transfers, utility bill payments, etc....
22:00, 05/18/2019

Polling Booth In Indore Has AC, Offers Tea-Coffee, Biscuits To Voters A polling booth in Indore parliamentary constituency will offer a unique voting experience as it is equipped with facilities like air-conditioner, RO drinking water, cafeteria, medical desk, and......
22:00, 05/18/2019

The artist’s mews: small and perfect in Devon A considered layout and bold use of colour elevate this studio apartment in Devon above its humble proportions. Rachel Ward gets the grand tourAs an artist and interior designer, Gemma Dudgeon is used to transforming spaces on behalf of clients up an...
22:13, 05/18/2019

The best eye creams for super-sensitive skins | Sali Hughes If you suffer from rosacea, eczema or hay fever, or wear contact lenses, give these special eye moisturisers a goIt’s one of my less popular views on beauty, but I firmly believe the vast majority of us don’t need an eye cream. It’s true that the ski...
22:13, 05/18/2019

Former College Football Player Saves the Day by Tackling Parkrose School Gunman Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, is being praised for making one of the most important tackles of his life....
22:13, 05/18/2019

In Love and War: Jiréh Breon Holder's Too Heavy for Your Pocket Weighs the Price of Freedom It’s funny how the more things change, the more they say the same. Friday, May 17 marked 65 years to the day that the Brown vs. the Board of Education ruling—a bittersweet anniversary, as civil and human rights continue to be rolled back across Ameri...
22:13, 05/18/2019

Elon Musk's SpaceX Is Suing US Government Again. Reason Is A Secret Elon Musk's SpaceX is suing the federal government again. But this time, it wants its protest of a government contract to stay under seal, meaning its allegations would not become public....
22:26, 05/18/2019

Schwarzenegger struck by flying kick at South Africa sports event A man struck Arnold Schwarzenegger with a flying kick at a sports event in South Africa on Saturday, though the actor and former California governor later reassured fans that they needn't worry about him....
22:26, 05/18/2019

'Somebody out there wants to hurt us': 3 arsons at 2 Jewish centers in 1 week rattles Boston suburbs Three arsons in one week in suburbs outside of Boston have put Jewish the Jewish community and others on edge.        ...
22:26, 05/18/2019

Lyon Trounce Barcelona To Win Fourth Consecutive Women's Champions League Title Lyon cruised through the Women’s Champions League final and defeated Barcelona 4-1 to win the club’s fourth consecutive UCL title. After scoring four goals in 30 minutes—which included a 17-minute hat-trick from Ada Hegerberg—Lyon were able to sit ba...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Lamar Odom Says He Used "A Giant, Rubber, Black Cock" To Pass His Drug Test For The 2004 Olympics Lamar Odom was in a bit of a pickle in 2004. He had accomplished a lifelong dream in getting named to the Team USA Olympic basketball roster set to go to Athens that summer. All he had to do to officially join the team was pass a drug test a few days...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Wandering Earth: Rocket scientist explains how we could move our planet Enlarge (credit: NASA) In the Chinese science fiction film The Wandering Earth, recently released on Netflix, humanity attempts to change the Earth’s orbit using enormous thrusters in order to escape the expanding Sun—and prevent a collision with J...
23:13, 05/18/2019

Revolution, Impact finish in 0-0 draw in Montreal MONTREAL (AP) — Bruce Arena made his coaching debut with New England and Ignacio Piatti returned after missing 10 games for Montreal in a 0-0 draw on Saturday. The Impact’s star midfielder had been sidelined because of leg injuries. Evan Bush m...
23:26, 05/18/2019

Meadows HR in 11th, Rays top Yanks 2-1, back into 1st place NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Meadows homered off Luis Cessa in the 11th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays rallied to beat the Yankees 2-1 Saturday and regain the AL East lead after dropping behind New York for a day. New York’s bullpen retired 13 in a r...
23:26, 05/18/2019

Dozens protest Pence at Taylor University commencement UPLAND, Ind. (AP) — Dozens of graduates and faculty have protested the selection of Vice President Mike Pence as the commencement speaker at Taylor University in Indiana by walking out moments before his introduction. The Indianapolis...
23:26, 05/18/2019

OPEC Considers Two Scenarios to Adjust Oil Production OPEC and its allies are set to debate at least two scenarios that would increase oil production beyond current levels, according to people familiar with the discussions....
23:26, 05/18/2019

Wondolowski breaks Donovan's MLS goals record San Jose Earthquakes forward Chris Wondolowski broke Landon Donovan's career Major League Soccer goals record Saturday by scoring in the 21st minute against the Chicago Fire....
23:39, 05/18/2019

Britain's Got Talent 2019: Grenfell Tower survivor auditions 'to teach son to be brave' A Grenfell Tower survivor has blown judges away on Britain's Got Talent after courageously performing in front of a crowd so she can teach her son to be brave....
23:52, 05/18/2019

Dozens of graduates walk out before Mike Pence commencement address at Indiana university Dozens of graduates and faculty at Indiana’s Taylor University walked out on Saturday’s ceremony just before Vice President Mike Pence took the stage to deliver the commencement address....
23:52, 05/18/2019

Retired teacher admonishes de Blasio at South Carolina campaign event Mayor Bill de Blasio got thrown his first curveball in the early days of his quixotic presidential campaign Saturday as a local, prominent Democratic activist urged him not to battle President Trump in the gutter....
00:00, 05/19/2019

Electronic billboard in Times Square goes up in flames Must have been one hot story. A billboard displayed atop the Thomas Reuters building went up in flames in Times Square on Saturday afternoon, video shows. Video posted to the Citizen app Twitter account shows smoke billowing from the newsmaker’s elec...
00:00, 05/19/2019

Netflix should take a cue from 'Game of Thrones' and ditch binge-watching for new shows Some analysts see streaming services like Netflix becoming hindered by one of the things that made them so popular in the first place — binge watching....
00:00, 05/19/2019

Saucedo leads Real Salt Lake over Toronto FC 3-0 SANDY, Utah (AP) — Sebastián Saucedo had a goal and an assist to help Real Salt Lake beat Toronto FC 3-0 on Saturday. Damir Kreilach opened the scoring for Real Salt Lake (5-6-1) in the 14th minute, chest trapping Albert Rusnák’s cross in the m...
00:13, 05/19/2019

Khloe Kardashian and True Thompson Are Living Their Best Lives on Family Girls' Trip Khloe Kardashian and True Thompson are enjoying some R&R on a girls' trip in a beautiful location. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star and her 1-year-old daughter are......
01:00, 05/19/2019

James Hinchcliffe crashes during Indy 500 qualifying: 'Pretty much a nightmare.' James Hinchcliffe is currently in the bottom six, meaning he'll be competing for the final three spots on Sunday        ...
01:00, 05/19/2019

Rays 2, Yankees 1 | 11 innings: Rays, Behind Bat and Arm of Austin Meadows, Retake East Lead From Yankees Meadows, who threw out a runner at the plate in the sixth, hit the winning homer in the 11th. Masahiro Tanaka pitched six scoreless innings for the Yankees but left after a ball hit his shin....
01:26, 05/19/2019

Meghan Markle-Prince Harry pal George Clooney jokes about sharing birthday with baby Archie George Clooney isn't too thrilled he shares a special day with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s newborn son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor — a birthday. ...
01:26, 05/19/2019

Yankees lose Tanaka early, first-place late in crushing day A day after a stirring comeback by the Yankees against the Rays, their divisional foes turned the tables Saturday, as Austin Meadows hit a one-out homer off Luis Cessa in the top of the 11th in a 2-1, 11-inning Yankees loss in The Bronx. Jose Alvarad...
01:39, 05/19/2019

Rugby roundup: Bath have last word at Leicester on day of thrillers • Bath clinch sixth with 32-31 comeback win at Welford Road• Sale edge past Gloucester 46-41 in 13-try feastRhys Priestland’s dramatic late conversion completed a stirring comeback for Bath, who clinched sixth place in the Premiership with a thrillin...
01:39, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka in command and keeping US PGA rivals in vain pursuit • Koepka has seven-stroke lead after cool third-round 70 • Dustin Johnson one of four players sharing second spotIn ordinary circumstances the missing of an opening hole, 6ft putt by a tournament leader would deliver hope to the field. But these are ...
01:39, 05/19/2019

Bernie Sanders proposes U.S. education overhaul in appeal to black voters Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled an education policy proposal on Saturday designed to pump billions of dollars into the public schools system, in a bid to appeal to black voters who shunned the U.S. senator during his previous ...
02:00, 05/19/2019

Former Oregon football star stops school shooting Keanon Lowe, a former wide receiver at the University of Oregon, tackled a student carrying a shotgun through the hallway at Parkrose High School in Portland....
02:13, 05/19/2019

A Times Square Billboard Went Up in Flames and Somehow Continued to Display Ads The New York City Fire Department responded to a report in Times Square on Saturday after a billboard went up in flames. In video of the incident, the billboard could be seen spilling debris as it continued to flash ads for data collection, which see...
02:13, 05/19/2019

All the reasons why Sunday at the PGA Championship still matters You're tempted to give up, right? Because Brooks Koepka is winning in a blowout. But from his dominance to Masters invitations to loud fans at Bethpage, there's still plenty more to see here....
02:13, 05/19/2019

West Point to graduate record number of African American women Thirty-four cadets at West Point, the U.S. Army’s military academy, will make history as they graduate next week. This year’s graduating class boasts more African American women than ever....
02:26, 05/19/2019

African-American strippers awarded more than $3 million in discrimination case Five African American dancers will split more than $3 million awarded to them Wednesday for back pay and suffering while working in a Mississippi strip club....
02:26, 05/19/2019

Rare ‘blue flower moon’ will appear in Saturday night’s sky https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/weather/2015/07/31/what-is-a-blue-moon-jennifer-gray-weather-orig.cnn_145123_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – May’s full moon is typically known as the flower moon because of all the blooms this month. Th...
02:39, 05/19/2019

Austrian government collapses as far right leader caught in video sting Austria raced on Saturday toward a snap election as Chancellor Sebastian Kurz pulled the plug on his coalition with the far right after its leader was caught on video offering to fix state contracts with a woman posing as a Russian oligarch's niece....
03:00, 05/19/2019

Argentine political fixer emerges from shadows to mount surprise presidential bid After decades pulling political strings behind the scenes as a cabinet chief and strategist for Argentine presidents, Alberto Fernandez now aims to win the top job himself....
03:00, 05/19/2019

How bad is Disney's 'Aladdin' blue Genie problem after the Will Smith reveal tanked? Disney unveiled Will Smith's very blue Genie from 'Aladdin' at the Grammy Awards. Now that the howling has subsided, how bad is the situation?        ...
03:26, 05/19/2019

MLB notebook: Rangers RHP Kelley awaits biopsy Texas Rangers reliever Shawn Kelley had two lumps surgically removed from his vocal cords this week and is awaiting the results of a biopsy, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Saturday....
03:26, 05/19/2019

Not-so-smooth Jazz exceeds expectations at PGA Championship Jazz Janewattananond thought he would struggle to break 80 at Bethpage Black when he saw the course on Monday but has exceeded expectations with three rounds no worse than par that has lifted him into a tie for second behind runaway leader Brooks Koe...
03:26, 05/19/2019

Brooks Koepka is running up the score and demoralizing the PGA Championship field Brooks Koepka's run that will inevitably reach four major wins in his last eight tries Sunday is the closest thing we have seen to Tiger Woods' prime.        ...
03:52, 05/19/2019

Spieth refuses interview after 3rd round of PGA Championship Spieth refuses interview after 3rd round of PGA Championship; shot a 72 including 2 birdies, 2 bogeys and double bogey        ...
03:52, 05/19/2019

Newly legalized ‘Jackpocket’ app buys lottery tickets for you The state Gaming Commission has approved new rules allowing “courier services” to buy your Take 5 and Mega Millions tickets for you, in case that trip to the bodega is just too taxing....
03:52, 05/19/2019

Microsoft announces new Minecraft Earth AR game for Android and iOS Microsoft teased a brand new Minecraft-related AR (augmented reality) mobile game about two weeks ago and confirmed it recently. It's called Minecraft Earth and it will launched on Android and iOS devices at some point this summer.Besides announcing ...
04:26, 05/19/2019

Austria will have early elections after vice chancellor resigns over alleged corruption video Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache, from the far-right Freedom Party, has resigned over allegations of corruption, just days before key European elections....
04:39, 05/19/2019

Warndu Mai's wallaby shanks recipe Wallaby has a stronger flavour than kangaroo but both are a hearty dish – or swap for lamb shanksThis recipe can be made using kangaroo or wallaby shanks; both are equally delicious. Wallaby has a stronger gamey flavour than kangaroo and the best pla...
04:39, 05/19/2019

At P.G.A. Championship, It’s Thumbs-Up for Phil Mickelson Despite Struggles Mickelson had said on a video that, “As the putts go down, the thumbs are coming up.” He finished six over par on the day but still savored the crowd’s support....
04:39, 05/19/2019

On Golf: At P.G.A. Championship, Thailand Meets Farmingdale Atiwit Janewattananond, better known as Jazz, is the only player using a local caddie. He is tied for second, having fun and going well beyond his original goal of shaking hands with Tiger Woods....
04:39, 05/19/2019

Netherlands wins Eurovision, as Madonna flag stunt irks organisers Bookies' favourite The Netherlands has won Eurovision, as Madonna ends up in hot water with organisers after showing Israeli and Palestinian flags during her performance....
04:39, 05/19/2019

Harlequins miss out on fourth spot as Joe Simpson shines in Wasps swansong Joe Simpson ended his Wasps career in sensational fashion with a brace that confirmed that Harlequins would not make the Premiership's top four in agonising fashion....
04:52, 05/19/2019

Call of Duty: Mobile beta starts for Android and iOS players in select countries Officially unveiled two months ago, Activision's Call of Duty: Mobile is now available in beta to Android and iOS players in select territories, the publisher announced recently. Along with the beta program, Activision revealed the most important gam...
04:52, 05/19/2019

Eurovision: Madonna mixes politics with a classic hit during performance Madonna's hugely anticipated performance during the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel drew plaudits from the crowd but raised eyebrows among the show's viewers, as the pop legend mixed new material with a hugely popular classic and a noticeable polit...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Three important retirement savings accounts you should know about: IRAs, 401(k)s, and HSAs Want to set yourself up for a solid financial future? Then familiarize yourself with your retirement savings options.        ...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Here's the average cost of college tuition every year since 1971 24/7 Wall St. reviewed nationwide the average costs of attending four-year public and private colleges each year since 1971.        ...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Astros start fast; beat Red Sox 7-3 for 10th straight win BOSTON (AP) — Tyler White’s two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the Houston Astros kept rolling, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Saturday night for their 10th straight victory. Michael Brantley had th...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Cornelius’ late goal lifts Whitecaps to 1-1 draw against SKC KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Derek Cornelius scored in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time to help the Vancouver Whitecaps pull level for a 1-1 draw against 10-man Sporting Kansas City on Saturday night. Cornelius tied it for the Whitecaps (3-6...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Country star Travis Tritt’s tour bus involved in fatal wreck CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Country music star Travis Tritt says his tour bus was “sideswiped” in a multi-vehicle crash that left two people dead in South Carolina. News outlets report the crash occurred early Saturday on Highway 22 in Horry Coun...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Giants’ Cueto hoping to return in September PHOENIX (AP) — San Francisco Giants right-hander Johnny Cueto threw a bullpen session Saturday, and the team was encouraged enough for manager Bruce Bochy to say the club hopes Cueto can return toward the end of this season. Cueto, who had major elbo...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Perry to lead delegation to Ukraine presidential swearing-in WASHINGTON (AP) — Energy Secretary Rick Perry will lead a delegation to the inauguration of Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s as Ukraine’s next president. Zelenskiy is a popular comedian with no political experience. He defeated President Petro Poros...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Swan Song: Thompson, Seniors Say Goodbye in Season Finale LEXINGTON, Ky. – Zack Thompson received a curtain call and Kentucky’s four seniors were celebrated in a pregame ceremony as they all played their final game in blue on Saturday. The Wildcats’ 2019 season came to an end with a 7-4 loss to No. 2 Vander...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Plutko, 3 relievers allow 1 hit for Indians in 4-1 win CLEVELAND (AP) — Adam Plutko, making his first appearance of the season, allowed one run in six innings— a solo homer by Trey Mancini for Baltimore’s only hit— and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Orioles 4-1 on Saturday. Plutko, called up fr...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Winker’s HR ends Dodger streak, Reds get 4-0 win over LA CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker’s homer ended LA’s stretch of scoreless pitching, and Yasiel Puig singled home a pair of runs Saturday, leading the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-0 victory that snapped the Dodgers’ four-game winning streak. ...
05:13, 05/19/2019

Australia’s conservative coalition wins surprise 3rd term Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has defied pre-election polls as his ruling conservative coalition claimed a surprising victory in the country’s general election...
06:00, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Iran dismisses possibility of conflict, says does not want war Iran's top diplomat dismissed the possibility of war erupting in the region at a time of escalating confrontation with the United States, saying Tehran did not want conflict and no country had the "illusion it can confront Iran"....
06:26, 05/19/2019

Iraq's southern oil exports at 3.5 mln bpd so far in May, official says Iraq's oil exports from its southern ports have reached 3.5 million barrels a day (bpd) crude oil as of Saturday, South Oil Company chief Ihsan Abdul Jabbar told Reuters....
06:26, 05/19/2019

Texas church opens new sanctuary after massacre A South Texas church begins a new chapter of worship on Sunday as it unveils a new sanctuary a year and half after a gunman opened fire and killed more than two dozen congregants in the deadliest mass shooting in state history....
06:39, 05/19/2019

Report: The Next Batman Movie Might Already Have Its Villains Alongside news of the Rescue Rangers film, the Hollywood Reporter dropped one more bombshell last night, in the form of a well-sourced rumor about the future of Matt Reeves’ The Batman movie: in particular, its villains. Read more......
06:52, 05/19/2019

Bodexpress throws jockey, steals the show at Preakness Stakes War of Will may have won Saturday’s Preakness Stakes, but it was Bodexpress -- a horse that finished out of the money – that seemed to steal the spotlight....
06:52, 05/19/2019

Cabbie who fatally hit 80 year old woman in Manhattan is arrested A cabbie was in custody Saturday night after he fatally struck an 80-year-old woman in an intersection in lower Manhattan, police said. Bouchouata Miloudi, 44, of Brooklyn, was awaiting arraignment on charges of failure to yield to a pedestrian and f...
07:00, 05/19/2019

India votes in final day of elections Indian voters are taking to the polls as the country's marathon elections come to a close. Prime Minister Narendra Modi is hoping to secure another five years in power....
07:13, 05/19/2019

UNHCR urges EU to stop sending migrants to Libya The European Union has relied heavily on Libya to help stem the flow of migrants into Europe. But migrants in the failed state face increasing danger, with a rebel army marching on the capital....
07:13, 05/19/2019

Deontay Wilder produces devastating first-round knockout of Dominic Breazeale to retain WBC heavyweight title Deontay Wilder provided a devastating reminder of his significant punching power as he retained the WBC heavyweight title for the ninth time with a first-round knockout of Dominic Breazeale in a short-lived Brooklyn grudge match....
07:26, 05/19/2019

Tolu Latu kicked out of Wallabies camp after alleged drink driving Waratahs hooker reportedly over the limit last weekDoubt cast over inclusion in World Cup squad Tolu Latu has some explaining to do, his NSW Waratahs coach says, after the hooker’s failure to inform the Super Rugby club of an alleged drink driving of...
07:26, 05/19/2019

Trump may pardon US soldiers accused or convicted of war crimes – report New York Times says pardons could come around Memorial DayNavy Seal and Green Beret accused of killing unarmed civiliansDonald Trump has asked for files to be prepared on pardoning several US military members accused of or convicted of war crimes, in...
07:26, 05/19/2019

Argh, me back: Arnold Schwarzenegger OK after South Africa flying kick Film star struck at Arnold Classic Africa bodybuilding eventFormer California governor reassures fans after incidentArnold Schwarzenegger was struck by a flying kick at a sports event in South Africa on Saturday, though the actor and former Californi...
07:26, 05/19/2019

James Ellroy: ‘I’ve been canonised. And that’s a gas’ The American crime writer on his love of everything big, why he doesn’t rate Raymond Chandler, and reading all 55 of Ed McBain’s 87th Precinct novelsJames Ellroy is a crime fiction writer, best known for books such as The Black Dahlia, LA Confidentia...
07:26, 05/19/2019

At campaign rally, Biden decries Democratic 'anger' and pledges unity Seeking to build on early momentum in his 2020 presidential bid, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden on Saturday condemned "anger" within his own Democratic Party and pledged to work to unify the country in the wake of Donald Trump's presidency....
07:52, 05/19/2019

Bell hits 2 of Pirates' 4 homers in 7-2 win vs Padres Josh Bell homered twice and drove in four runs, and rookie Bryan Reynolds connected for the second straight night to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-2 victory against the San Diego Padres        ...
08:00, 05/19/2019

MLB roundup: Astros top Red Sox for 10th straight win Tyler White capped a five-run first inning with a two-run double, and Josh James delivered three scoreless innings of relief as the Houston Astros defeated the host Boston Red Sox 7-3 on Saturday at Fenway Park to extend their winning streak to 10....
08:00, 05/19/2019

Red ahead: the lip colour for everyone Red lipstick will suit you, if you find the right one. Plus, skincare for pigmentation problems, and body treatments to make you glowI accept – as sacrilegious as it is – that some women simply don’t like red lipstick. What I won’t accept is that it ...
08:13, 05/19/2019

'Instant calm to the soul': the magic of Cape Clear, Ireland Whether in search of peace, or adventure, this tiny County Cork island is a haven for escapistsCape Clear, Ireland’s most southerly island, has been my getaway for almost 30 years. It is the place where I forget which day of the week it is. It’s wher...
08:13, 05/19/2019

Nigel Slater’s vegetable stock and soup recipes A flavoursome broth to lift both soup and spiritsI have been in need of a good vegetable stock for some time. Not one of the delicate, vegetal liquids the colour of hay but something altogether deeper, richer and more ballsy. In other words, more lik...
08:13, 05/19/2019

Grads walk out before Mike Pence’s commencement speech in Indiana Dozens of graduates and faculty have protested the selection of Vice President Mike Pence as the commencement speaker at Taylor University in Indiana by walking out moments before his introduction....
08:26, 05/19/2019

Inside a young dad’s journey after crossing the US border Jose Menjibar, 19, strapped his barely 5-month old to a baby carrier and they fled Honduras. Hugging her close to his chest, they walked and took buses through Guatemala and Mexico, a journey of more than 1,600 miles....
08:26, 05/19/2019

"Condemnable..." Bihar CM Reacts To Pragya Thakur's Godse Comment BJP leader Pragya Thakur made her "deshbhakt" comment in response to a remark by actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan, who had said, "Godse, the first extremist of independent India, was a Hindu"....
08:26, 05/19/2019

How Brooks Koepka morphed into best golfer in the world Other than the hulking PGA Tour player with the Popeye biceps bursting from his golf shirts, the intimidating, stoic Terminator expression piercing from under the brim of his cap and the guy who’s going to win the PGA Championship Sunday at Bethpage ...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Adam Scott just couldn’t replicate excellence Adam Scott slept on the best round of the second day at the PGA Championship, but awoke Saturday and just couldn’t replicate it. The 38-year-old Australian could not carry momentum from his 64 on Friday and shot a third-round 72 at Bethpage Black, dr...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Club pro on going distance at PGA Championship: ‘Just awesome’ Rob Labritz has two children and is playing in his sixth PGA Championship. But the club pro from GlenArbor in Bedford Hills, N.Y., thought making the cut on the number in his own backyard at this PGA Championship at Bethpage Black might have been one...
08:39, 05/19/2019

It feels inevitable Mickey Callaway won’t be Mets’ manager for long The 2019 Mets are more about the culture of Wilpon ownership and a roster forged by Brodie Van Wagenen — first as an agent, now as the general manager — than the managing of Mickey Callaway. But the terms of engagement for this team have been underst...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Morrison thanks Australians for surprise election victory Prime Minister Scott Morrison has thanked "all Australians" for returning his conservative coalition to power in a shock general election result, and has vowed to get straight back to work....
08:39, 05/19/2019

Police won't let Scottish McDonald's sell milkshakes near Brexit rally A viral video campaign has "shaken" up fast food sales in Scotland this week. Police ordered a McDonald's in Scotland to stop selling milkshakes ahead of an Brexit Party event in Edinburgh on Friday, due to fears people would dunk them on Brexit lead...
08:39, 05/19/2019

Bolivia's Morales begins bid for 4th term despite complaints Cheered by thousands of supporters in Bolivia's coca-growing Chapare region, President Evo Morales began his campaign for his third consecutive re-election Saturday amid opposition assertions the constitution prohibits him from running again....
08:39, 05/19/2019

| More Wallabies turmoil as Latu axed from camp Tolu Latu has been withdrawn from a Wallabies training camp as he faces drink-driving allegations after he was found passed out in his car last week....
09:39, 05/19/2019

|Zimbabwetosupplyinterbankmarketwith$500monMonday Zimbabwe will supply the interbank foreign exchange market with $500m on Monday as its tries to resuscitate a currency trading system implemented in February that’s been plagued by a lack of liquidity...
10:13, 05/19/2019

Nothing but the truth: the legacy of George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four Every generation turns to it in times of political turmoil, and this extract from a new book about the novel examines its relevance in the age of fake news and TrumpRead other extracts from the book: • David Bowie’s Orwell: how Nineteen Eighty-Four s...
10:26, 05/19/2019

'Do you know the question you are asking?' - Guardiola furious with FFP question "Pep Guardiola reacted with incredulity when he was asked during his post-match press conference whether he was asked whether he had ‘separate payment from Abu Dhabi’ while City manager."...
10:26, 05/19/2019

Military families honored with baby shower TUCSON-  Several expectant parents at the Morris Air National Guard were honored with a baby shower on National Armed Forces Day. “I love this,” said Pamela Rodgers. “We can’t do enough for the military. We just can’t.&#...
10:26, 05/19/2019

In coal we trust: Australia's voters back PM Morrison's faith in fossil fuel Australia's re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison once brandished a lump of coal in parliament, crying, "This is coal - don't be afraid!" His surprise win in what some dubbed the 'climate election' may have stunned the country, but voters should k...
10:39, 05/19/2019

Zandvoort WTCR: Yvan Muller takes first pole with Cyan's Lynk & Co Yvan Muller claimed his first pole position in Cyan Racing's Lynk & Co 03 with a stunning lap in Sunday's second World Touring Car Cup qualifying session at Zandvoort...
10:39, 05/19/2019

Fernando Alonso: Indy 500 failure to qualify could be 'deserved' Fernando Alonso says failing to qualify for the Indianapolis 500 would be "what we deserve" if McLaren cannot find more speed in Sunday's 'Bump Day' session...
10:39, 05/19/2019

Classic Matches: Gaudio comes from two sets down to beat Coria in epic 2004 thriller "In this Classic Match we look back to the French Open final in 2004 when Gaston Gaudio came from two sets down to beat compatriot Guillermo Coria in an epic five-set thriller."...
11:00, 05/19/2019

Autocar drives Britain's 'biggest, best and most bonkers race' C1 event was by far the biggest motor race ever held in Britain Take (almost) 100 identical Citroën C1 city cars and race all day and all of the night. We joined in You’d think that 100 racing cars – one for every 60 metres of track – would just m...
11:00, 05/19/2019

| Guardiola relentless as Man City's financial muscle pounds rivals into the ground Pep Guardiola looked on almost embarrassed as Manchester City put Watford to the sword with the biggest winning margin in a FA Cup final for 116 years....
11:00, 05/19/2019

| Koepka challenge inspiring rivals like Tiger once did PGA Championship leader Brooks Koepka says his secrets to success are simpler than people think while rivals are being inspired like Tiger Woods once motivated them....
11:00, 05/19/2019

'One of us knew roughly what to do' – six celebrities on losing their virginity From a teenage threesome to sleeping with the school rugby captain, comedians, writers and presenters remember their first timesComedian Continue reading......
11:26, 05/19/2019

Abortion Fight or Strong Economy? For G.O.P., Cultural Issues Undercut 2020 Message The longstanding verity that Americans vote with their pocketbook may be tested in the presidential election like never before, as Trump injects cultural and identity issues into the race....
11:26, 05/19/2019

The best budget phones in the UAE 2019 The best cheap phone in the UAE or Saudi Arabia can be a little tricky to pick, as it's not always going to be based around what phone launches with a low starting price. Some of the best cheap smartphones are actually older models with heavy di...
11:26, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia says it seeks to avert war, ball in Iran's court Saudi Arabia said on Sunday that it wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets, telling Iran that the ball was now in its court....
11:39, 05/19/2019

Diabetes Diet: 4 Desi Diabetic-Friendly Breakfasts You Can Try At Home Our Indian breakfast dishes have the reputation of being carb-dense, but there are so many desi dishes that can help you kickstart your day on a healthy note....
11:52, 05/19/2019

Big Companies Tightened Spending as Trade Fears Intensified Spending on factories, equipment and other capital goods slowed in the first quarter among a broad cross-section of large, U.S.-listed firms, highlighting investor concerns that a key driver of economic growth is fading....
12:00, 05/19/2019

"Conspiracy To Kill Me," Says Tej Pratap Yadav After Journalist Is Beaten Bihar politician Lalu Yadav's son Tej Pratap has denied that his security guards thrashed a video journalist in Patna on Sunday as voting in the Lok Sabha election entered its final day. He called it......
12:00, 05/19/2019

Farhan Akhtar Tweets "SayNoToPragya". Twitter Says You Are A Phase Late In every phase of voting, actors and celebrities have encouraged people to go out and exercise their franchise. Bollywood star Farhan Akhtar today went a step further, asking the "electorate of......
12:00, 05/19/2019

Rahul Gandhi Praises Women For Playing Key Role In Lok Sabha Polls Congress President Rahul Gandhi today hailed women for playing a key role in the general elections and said the voices of "mothers and sisters" must be heard....
12:00, 05/19/2019

'Game of Thrones' filming locations we love In this non-definitive list, here are the real-life filming locations of 10 of our favorite moments from the incredible eight-season run of the world's biggest TV show....
12:13, 05/19/2019

Teacher suspended after her pupils criticise Italian far-right law Schoolchildren’s video presentation compared Salvini decree to 1930s racial lawsAn Italian teacher has been suspended over a video made by her students that compared a security law drafted by Italy’s far-right interior minister, Matteo Salvini, to Mu...
12:39, 05/19/2019

Guess who doesn't want war with Iran? Trump supporters | Ted Galen Carpenter During his presidential campaign in 2016, Trump repeatedly condemned Washington’s regime-change wars. Now he’s backtrackingSupporters of Donald Trump who hoped that he would adopt a new, less interventionist foreign policy for the United States have ...
12:39, 05/19/2019

Indians vote in final stage of gruelling election campaign Constituencies going to polls include Narendra Modi’s, where he won huge majority in 2014Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of national elections, wrapping up a gruelling six-week-long campaign.Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party i...
12:39, 05/19/2019

When you tally up the 25 richest cities in America, California has eight The median household income in 2017 was $60,336, but in the most thriving U.S. cities, the majority of households earn over 20% more than that.        ...
13:13, 05/19/2019

Flebag star Phoebe Waller-Bridge 'wanted to be a boy' and 'might have become transgender' if offered the choice when she was a child Fleabag star Phoebe Waller-Bridge "wanted to be a boy" when she was younger and said if she had been offered the choice back then, today she might be transgender....
13:26, 05/19/2019

Student tells how he waited 'an age' for mental health support at university A former student who considered dropping out of university while waiting to speak to a mental health professional has said the wait for treatment "felt like an age."...
13:26, 05/19/2019

Beshear: Four Arrested In Child Predator Sting FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Four men are facing charges following a two-day undercover predator sting in Frankfort. Jarrett Hoskins, Ricky Cornish, Joseph Leavitt, and Michael Stewart were all arrested. All four men are facing multiple charges, in...
13:39, 05/19/2019

Bodies of Indian climbers brought back from mountain KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Rescuers have recovered the bodies of two Indian climbers who died on Mount Kanchenjunga this past week and flew them to Nepal’s capital, Kathmandu. The bodies of Biplab Baidya and Kuntal Kanrar were first carried by res...
13:39, 05/19/2019

Cron, Schoop homer twice in Twins 18-4 rout of Mariners SEATTLE (AP) — C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop each hit two home runs and Byron Buxton had a grand slam as part of the Minnesota Twins’ best offensive output of the season, an 18-4 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. Miguel Sano also ...
13:39, 05/19/2019

Eagles’ Chris Long announces retirement after 11 NFL seasons PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles defensive lineman Chris Long has announced his retirement from football, ending an 11-year NFL playing career that included winning two Super Bowl titles and the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. Long posted his decision...
13:39, 05/19/2019

Type-2 diabetes symptoms: Eating this for breakfast could lower your blood sugar levels TYPE-2 diabetes symptoms include rapid weight loss and extreme thirst. Here’s how eating this one food for breakfast could lower your blood sugar levels....
14:13, 05/19/2019

James Paxton isn’t good to go yet — so Yankees are starting Chad Green James Paxton is still out with left knee inflammation, so the Yankees will turn to Chad Green to start Sunday’s series finale against the Rays in The Bronx. They also have Chance Adams and Nestor Cortes Jr. to eat up some innings, though the task wil...
14:52, 05/19/2019

Zandvoort WTCR: Esteban Guerrieri boosts points lead with win Munnich Motorsport Honda driver Esteban Guerrieri scored a crucial second victory of the World Touring Car Cup season in the second race at Zandvoort to extend his points lead...
15:13, 05/19/2019

Stop "Telecast" Of PM's Visits To Shrines: Chandrababu Naidu To Poll Body Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu today claimed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand on Saturday was a violation of the poll code, and asked......
15:26, 05/19/2019

"Can't Accept Villain As Hero," Says Kamal Haasan Amid Godse Remark Row Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan, who had sparked a row over his "India's first extremist a Hindu" remark for Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse, today spoke about the 'Father of The Nation,......
15:26, 05/19/2019

Shiv Sena's Hindutva Different From That Of BJP: Aaditya Thackeray Shiv Sena leader and the party's youth wing chief Aditya Thackeray has argued in a new book that Hindutva is one of the ideologies of Shiv Sena, but it is different from "BJP's Hindutva"....
15:26, 05/19/2019

Economic Fears Drove Australia's Surprise Election Result Australian conservative Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s surprise come-from-behind win in national elections was fueled by a campaign that focused on fears that economic and climate policies pledged by center-left opponents would end the world’s longe...
15:39, 05/19/2019

'Have some loyalty': Minister slams Tory leadership manoeuvring A minister has vented his frustration with Conservative colleagues jockeying to replace Theresa May, urging them to focus on getting Brexit "across the line" first....
15:52, 05/19/2019

Austrian president eyes September as best time for new vote Austria's president says the first few days of September would be the best time to hold an early election after a covert video scandal shook up the country's politics....
16:13, 05/19/2019

UN tells Italy proposed decree violates migrants' rights U.N. human rights investigators have told Italy that a proposed decree formalizing the closure of Italian ports to aid groups that rescue migrants at sea violates international law....
16:13, 05/19/2019

Take a look at this prop bet before NFL season begins To encourage as much betting action as possible in non-football months, sports books are offering a variety of special propositions during the baseball season. Among those is a futures “challenge” for what’s shaping up as a tightly contested American...
16:52, 05/19/2019

Game of Thrones fans are angry about the final season – and the franchise could suffer for it The outrage has even inspired a Change.org petition called "Remake Game of Thrones Season 8 with competent writers," with over half-a-million signatories and climbing....
17:26, 05/19/2019

After Math: Goodbye, Grumpy Cat, whoa oh oh Terrible news, everyone! The internet's favorite maladjusted kitteh has gone to the Great Cat Tree in the sky after succumbing to a urinary tract infection earlier this week. She -- yes, Grumpy Cat was a girl -- will be missed. Likewise, Cray Su...
17:26, 05/19/2019

BJP Moves To Double Digits - Up From 2 - In Bengal: Poll Of Polls Despite Mamata Banerjee's spirited fight, the BJP is expected to win more than a dozen of the state's 42 seats, says the poll of polls, an aggregate of exit polls....
17:39, 05/19/2019

Violence flares in West Bengal as voting in Indian election ends Violent clashes broke out in India's eastern state of West Bengal again on Sunday in the final phase of the staggered election that will decide whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns for a second term....
17:39, 05/19/2019

Kremlin waiting for U.S. decision on Putin-Trump meeting: Ifax The Kremlin said on Sunday it hopes a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump takes place, but that it has not received a definitive decision from Washington on the matter, Interfax news agency reported....
17:39, 05/19/2019

UK's opposition will not back 'fundamentally' unchanged Brexit bill The leader of Britain's opposition said he would not support Prime Minister Theresa May's new attempt to push through her Brexit bill if it was fundamentally the same as the bill that had been defeated three times before....
17:39, 05/19/2019

‘Most Important Woman in American Political History.’ Nancy Pelosi Set to Receive JFK Profile in Courage Award (BOSTON) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being honored with the 2019 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award. Pelosi is being recognized for her efforts to pass former President Barack Obama’s 2010 health care law and for helping Democra...
18:00, 05/19/2019

Tyson Fury congratulates Deontay Wilder and warns Bronze Bomber will KO Anthony Joshua and Dillian Whyte Tyson Fury has congratulated the 'second baddest man on the planet' Deontay Wilder after his knockout win over Dominic Breazeale – warning Anthony Joshua and Dillian Whyte would face the same fate....
18:13, 05/19/2019

Volkswagen Should Absolutely Make Rabbit Confetti a Factory Paint Option During this weekend’s Southern Worthersee, Volkswagen debuted a slew of mildly modified new cars to the gathered Euro Tuner crowd. VW wants to lean in to the whole scene, and show off the concepts to folks who might be willing to perform these modifi...
18:39, 05/19/2019

Swiss Voters Approve Corporate-Tax Overhaul Swiss voters approved a government plan to eliminate certain tax breaks for multinational companies, bringing the country in line with international norms while maintaining its competitiveness....
18:39, 05/19/2019

Tens of thousands rally against nationalism before EU votes Tens of thousands of demonstrators opposed to right-wing populism and nationalism took to the streets in a number of European cities before May 23-26 elections to the European Parliament...
18:52, 05/19/2019

Rage, rapture and pure populism: on the road with Nigel Farage The Brexit party leader has eschewed policies in favour of a persistent message pitting politicians against ‘the people’ Nigel Farage is barely visible in the middle of a scrum of bodyguards, protesters, TV cameras and boom mics barrelling up Merthyr...
18:52, 05/19/2019

How does Deontay Wilder compare with the hardest hitting heavyweights in history? We examine some of the fiercest punchers in heavyweight history and wonder if Deontay Wilder is the biggest of the lot The post How does Deontay Wilder compare with the hardest hitting heavyweights in history? appeared first on Boxing News....
18:52, 05/19/2019

Klobuchar goes off on restrictive abortion laws: 'This is dangerous' Presidential hopeful Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., did not mince words when she took aim at new abortion laws in Republican-led states, and promised to take action to counter such measures if she wins in 2020....
19:00, 05/19/2019

Austria to hold snap elections in September, says Chancellor Kurz A snap election in Austria is a "necessity," Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said Sunday, following an announcement by President Alexander Van der Bellen that early elections would be held in September....
19:13, 05/19/2019

Dovizioso glad Ducati MotoGP team avoided "F1" team orders in France Andrea Dovizioso says he had no qualms about his Ducati MotoGP team allowing Danilo Petrucci to fight him at Le Mans instead of deploying team orders like "in Formula 1"...
19:13, 05/19/2019

Zolder W Series winner Visser detached steering wheel before start W Series Zolder winner Beitske Visser said her 'perfect' start was key to her dominant victory over Jamie Chadwick, despite detaching her steering wheel just moments before the race...
19:13, 05/19/2019

Saudi Arabia, Iran Appear to Ease Tensions Saudi Arabia and Iran toned down their threatening rhetoric in an attempt to avoid military conflict, after the Trump administration moved to de-escalate two weeks of crisis....
19:26, 05/19/2019

Tornadoes roar through nation: 'Tornado Alley is certainly waking up' A wide swath of the nation was bracing this week for damaging wind gusts, hail and tornadoes as communities woke up to damage from the last round.        ...
20:00, 05/19/2019

Part Of Kailash Mansarovar In UNESCO's Tentative List Of Heritage Sites UNESCO has included the Indian part of Kailash Mansarovar in its tentative list of world heritage sites, sources in the Culture Ministry said Sunday....
20:13, 05/19/2019

At 12,256 Feet, World's Highest Polling Station Records 142% Voting The world's highest polling station at 15,256 feet in Tashigang village of Himachal Pradesh Sunday recorded an unbelievable 142.85 per cent voter turn out. And all votes were duly declared valid....
20:13, 05/19/2019

Many of the Brexit Party's Twitter followers appear to be bots It's not shocking to see Twitter bots latch on to a political campaign, but it's not often they do so soon after a campaign starts -- let alone on a large scale. That appears to be the case with the UK's Brexit Party, however. The no...
20:13, 05/19/2019

Attack on Tourist Bus Near Egyptian Pyramids Wounds at Least 14 The blast, close to a giant museum under construction, suggested that militants were seeking to undermine the authority of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi....
20:13, 05/19/2019

Raptors or ‘Game of Thrones’? Fans faced with tough TV choice The most critical moments of the Raptors' Game 3 will almost certainly overlap with the first half-hour or so of the "Game of Thrones" 80-minute finale on Sunday....
20:26, 05/19/2019

Watch: Woody Allen shares trailer for 'Rainy Day in New York' Filmmaker Woody Allen has released on social media a trailer for his romantic comedy "A Rainy Day in New York," starring Timothee Chalamet and Selena Gomez....
20:26, 05/19/2019

Russia energy minister sees options for OPEC deal, including production rise Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said there were different options available for OPEC and its oil-producing allies in the second half of 2019, including a possible raising of output....
20:39, 05/19/2019

Trump Administration Identifies 1,712 More Children That May Have Been Separated at Border As part of a court-ordered review of potentially thousands of additional family separations at the border, the Trump administration has identified over 1,700 cases that may involve migrant children being separated from their parents at the border....
20:39, 05/19/2019

Man’s body pulled from East River near Manhattan Bridge The body of an unidentified man was pulled from the East River near the Manhattan Bridge Sunday morning, police said. The body was found at just after 8:15 a.m. floating on the Brooklyn side of the water near Adams and John streets, the NYPD said. Th...
20:52, 05/19/2019

Game of Thrones Petition to Remake Season 8 Reaches a Million Signatures To say that the final season of Game of Thrones has been, uh, divisive is putting it mildly, and the likelihood that its finale on Sunday will manage to appease its fans has seemingly decreased with each additional episode. Now, a Change.org petition...
21:00, 05/19/2019

Blast injures South African tourists near Egypt's Giza pyramids An explosion targeting a tourist bus injured at least 12 people on Sunday, mostly South African tourists, near a new museum being built close to the Giza pyramids in Egypt, two security sources said....
21:39, 05/19/2019

India's Modi set to return to power with a bigger majority, exit polls show Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to return to power with an even bigger majority in parliament after a mammoth general election that ended on Sunday, exit polls showed, a far better showing than expected in recent weeks....
21:39, 05/19/2019

Austrian Social Democratic provincial governor ends cooperation with Freedom Party The Social Democratic governor of Austria's Burgenland province ended cooperation with the Freedom Party on Sunday and called early elections, in the latest political turmoil unleashed by a scandal at the far right party over state contracts....
21:39, 05/19/2019

BTS embraces pop spectacle at MetLife Stadium with dazzling, camera-ready concert The BTS “Love Yourself: Speak Yourself” tour show at MetLife Stadium was big on visuals, thanks to giant video screens, pyrotechnics and confetti.        ...
21:39, 05/19/2019

Deutsche Bank reportedly ignored employees' calls to report Trump transactions to federal watchdog Trump's relationships with Deutsche Bank have drawn scrutiny in Congress and elsewhere. Trump sued the bank last month to prevent it from complying with Congressional subpoenas....
21:39, 05/19/2019

BlackRock, Other Big Investors Spoil Uber's Coming-Out Party Uber Technologies grew to be the nation’s most valuable startup thanks to support from some of the biggest investors around, but that support became a liability when the ride-hailing giant made its stock-market debut....
21:39, 05/19/2019

Blast injures at least 16 tourists on bus near Giza pyramid in Egypt At least 16 people riding a tourist's bus near the Giza pyramid in Egypt suffered non-life-threatening injuries in an explosion Sunday, according to authorities....
21:39, 05/19/2019

Arnold Schwarzenegger kicked in the back during South Africa trip _____ Actor and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, 71, was assaulted during a public appearance in South Africa on Saturday....
21:52, 05/19/2019

Don't Get Too Used to Higher Bank Deposit Rates The “good times” for bank depositors may not last much longer. Investors increasingly think the Federal Reserve is on course to cut interest rates at least once this year. That makes it likely banks could start to reverse course on deposit rates....
22:00, 05/19/2019

PGA Championship is wrecking golfers on final round The beast came out at Bethpage Black in the final round of the PGA Championship. Before runaway leader Brooks Koepka had teed off in the afternoon, there were 26 double-bogeys or higher. In the third round, when conditions got tougher as the wind pic...
22:13, 05/19/2019

Austrian President Calls For September Poll In Wake Of Scandal Austria's President Alexander Van der Bellen on Sunday called for fresh elections in September after a corruption scandal embroiling the far-right brought down the coalition government in spectacular......
22:13, 05/19/2019