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We were so close to Rami Malek's Freddy Mercury making a cameo in Rocketman

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We were so close to Rami Malek's Freddy Mercury making a cameo in Rocketman

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Rami Malek on 'Mr. Robot,' His Freddie Mercury Accent, and Sneaking Around Town Incognito The acclaimed actor played Freddie Mercury in 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' won an Oscar, and became world-famous practically all at once. In his September 2019 GQ cover profile, he talks about his early mistakes, nailing Mercury's accent, and sneaking around...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Watch a Freddie Mercury-faced Rami Malek pontificate about God in this mangled Mr. Robot clip Deepfakes are getting wilder by the week it seems, and lending a hand is creator Ctrl Shift Face, who is known for seamlessly transforming Bill Hader into Tom Cruise and Seth Rogen and casting Jim Carrey in The Shining. This weekend, the madman freak...
22:26, 08/26/2019

Emotional 'Rocketman' cast formed close bond with Elton John Actor Taron Egerton said on Friday he'd developed a close friendship with Elton John while preparing for the biopic "Rocketman", adding to the emotion after a glittering premiere where few of its stellar attendees were left dried-eyed....
17:26, 05/17/2019

Rumor has Verizon close to making an announcement that will differentiate it from rivals While T-Mobile loves to brag about fixing customer pain points with each Un-Carrier move, here's a pain point that no carrier appears willing to fix. When you send in your broken phone to be replaced under warranty, even if you just purchased it, you...
21:00, 06/09/2019

Amid questions about leadership, NASA is “close” to making a key hire Enlarge / NASA chief Jim Bridenstine has been looking for a new Associate Administrator for human spaceflight. (credit: NASA) Nearly two months have now passed since NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine essentially fired Bill Gerstenmaier, the agency...
08:52, 09/10/2019

Missouri's last abortion clinic could close, making the state the only one without a facility Missouri's threat to decline a license renewal may force the state's only abortion clinic to close by the end of the week, Planned Parenthood officials said.        ...
23:52, 05/28/2019

Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron Were This Close To Making Their Public Debut at NYFW At this point, it's as if Gigi Hadid and Tyler Cameron are trolling us. The duo, who have basically been inseparable since early August, attended the Zendaya x Tommy Hilfiger New York......
15:39, 09/09/2019

Hip-hop horseman: Fab 5 Freddy gallops through Renaissance art The rapper and graffiti art legend is taking a ride through Florence and its masterpieces. He talks about their enlightened depictions of black people – and reveals who was the Renaissance TupacThere’s something of the Renaissance man about Fred Brai...
16:52, 07/22/2019

Five Nights At Freddy's will soon terrify you in augmented reality The Five Nights At Freddy's franchise shows few signs of slowing down after a virtual reality spinoff arrived earlier this year. Next up is an augmented reality mobile game in which, based on the teaser, it seems the series' creepy-as-hell ...
00:26, 09/14/2019

Fab 5 Freddy’s Latest Cultural Coup? ‘The Archive of the Future’ The personal collection of the original “Yo! MTV Raps” host, who united the worlds of hip-hop and art, has been acquired by the Schomburg Center in Harlem....
10:39, 05/24/2019

Reds’ Freddy Galvis angers Cardinals by breaking unwritten rule Don’t do it. Unfortunately for the Reds’ Freddy Galvis, he broke one of baseball’s “unwritten rules” and ticked off the Cardinals in the process. The outfielder jogged across the front of the pitcher’s mound on his way back to the dugout. It happened...
03:52, 09/02/2019

Rami Malek Is GQ's September Cover Star The star of “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “Mr. Robot” tells the story of his long, sudden rise to Hollywood heavyweight in his cover profile, shot by photographer Ryan McGinley...
16:00, 08/19/2019

Rami Ismail — Why global game development is important to everyone Rami Ismail has traveled the world as an ambassador for indie game developers. He has seen great talent overcome the barriers to getting noticed.Read More...
02:26, 05/28/2019

Rami Malek to hunt a serial killer with Denzel Washington We’ve said it before, but winning an Oscar for Best Actor is apparently very good for your movie career. According to Deadline, Rami Malek—who was once the star of a very good TV show before he got too big to spend so much time with Christian Slater—...
04:26, 05/14/2019

Rami Malek Reveals the One Condition He Had for His James Bond Villain Rami Malek has said that he only agreed to play the villain in the next James Bond movie after he was assured by the director Cary Fukunaga that his character would not be "a religious......
09:26, 07/04/2019

Rami Malek and Fleabag writer revealed for next Bond film Oscar-winner Rami Malek has been confirmed to star in the next Bond film, with Fleabag writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge due to add a bit of comedy magic to the script....
19:26, 04/28/2019

Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton Can't Keep Their Hands Off Each Other at the Venice Film Festival When in... Venice. Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton have the look of love in their eyes and seem oh-so-smitten over each other at the 2019 Venice Film Festival. The couple made a rare red......
06:39, 09/02/2019

Marseille Release Adil Rami For Faking An Injury To Appear On A Reality Show Ligue 1 side Olympique Marseille have released 33-year-old center back Adil Rami, but reportedly not for his rapidly deteriorating skill set or advancing age. No, the French club severed ties with Rami due to “gross misconduct,” resolving a bizarre s...
23:39, 08/13/2019

Rami Malek to play Bond villain in franchise's 25th film next year Oscar winner Rami Malek will play the international villain who Daniel Craig's James Bond must battle in the British spy franchise's 25th film set for release next year, the producers announced on Thursday....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton Offer a Rare Glimpse Into Their Private Romance Rami Malek has found somebody to love--in Lucy Boynton. The 38-year-old actor proved just how much of a doting boyfriend he can be in GQ's September issue. At one point......
17:13, 08/19/2019

NBCUniversal Upfront 2019: The Bella Twins, Tina Fey, Rami Malek and More Stars Walk the Red Carpet Many of the best and brightest of the NBCUniversal family gathered at Radio City Music Hall in New York City for the company's Upfront. NBCUniversal channels such as E!, NBC, Bravo,......
00:39, 05/14/2019

Oscar winner Rami Malek cast as 007 villain in upcoming 25th James Bond movie After winning an Oscar for playing Freddie Mercury, Rami Malek shifts to the world of another British icon playing the villain in a James Bond movie.        ...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Pamela Anderson details ex Adil Rami's alleged abuse and double life in emails with the mother of his children Pamela Anderson detailed more of her ex Adil Rami's alleged "double life," accusing him of cheating on her with his ex-girlfriend for almost the entire duration of their relationship, as well as of physical abuse she claimed she suffered at the socce...
20:13, 06/27/2019

The Strangest Ghostbusters Cameo In PC Gaming There’s an official Ghostbusters tie-in coming to the PC—featuring the vocal talents of original cast members, no less—and it’s coming to...Planet Coaster, the breezy, feel-good theme park simulator....
06:13, 05/23/2019

How ‘What We Do in the Shadows’ got A-list celebs to cameo It took Tilda Swinton — and a lot of creative editing — to pull together last Wednesday’s celebrity-driven episode of “What We Do in the Shadows.” The FX mockumentary series about a motley crew of vampires (and one daywalking “Energy Vampire”) sharin...
03:00, 05/14/2019

Why everyone is freaking out about this Keanu Reeves cameo The new Netflix rom-com “Always Be My Maybe” is a cute , enjoyable film — it also boasts the most bonkers Keanu Reeves cameo in the history of cinema. Spoilers below. The movie follows childhood friends Sasha (Ali Wong) and Macus (Randall Park)...
01:13, 06/04/2019

QB Rodgers confirms 'Game of Thrones' cameo Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has long been a fan of the hit show "Game of Thrones," and he confirmed in an Instagram post that he made a cameo appearance in Sunday night's episode....
11:39, 05/13/2019

Yes, a Quarterback Definitely Made a Cameo on Game of Thrones The penultimate episode of Game of Thrones featured fire, brimstone, and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. On Sunday night, before the episode aired, the football star confirmed his appearance in an Instagram post that he captioned, &ldquo...
19:52, 05/13/2019

Did You Catch Stranger Things 3's Queer Eye Cameo? Well this is a crossover we didn't see coming. You most likely missed it, but the new season of Stranger Things featured a surprise cameo from Queer Eye hero William Mahnken and his......
22:52, 07/08/2019

Here's what would've happened in Guillermo del Toro's cut It: Chapter 2 cameo In an interview with /Film, It and It: Chapter Two director Andy Muschietti noted that he’s “very ambitious” when it comes to cameos for his movies, and his ambitions almost made a cameo from Guillermo del Toro—noted master of spooky stuff—happen for...
01:52, 08/28/2019

'We're sorry!' says 'Game of Thrones,' as Starbucks makes a cameo "Game of Thrones" may be a medieval fantasy but Sunday's episode had a distinctly modern touch when a stray Starbucks cup made an unexpected cameo in the fictional Westeros kingdom of dragons and zombies, sending fans into a frenzy....
06:52, 05/07/2019

Now Is Your Chance to See Mercury Unlike Jupiter and Saturn, Mercury isn’t making itself easy to be seen this month, but tomorrow morning might very well be your best chance—clear skies permitting, of course....
03:26, 08/09/2019

The Fun Story Behind an Avengers: Endgame Cameo You Probably Didn't Notice There’s a scene about a third of the way into Avengers: Endgame that has three levels of surprise. Two of them, everyone gets. But the third one is only for a very select group of people: fantasy football players.Read more......
05:26, 05/02/2019

CC Sabathia hits the stage in Rock of Ages cameo At 39-years-old and with six All-Star honors under his belt, CC Sabathia is a star on the rise again. On Wednesday, Sabathia made his stage debut in a one-night-only cameo in the off-Broadway production of Rock of Ages during a “Yankees Night” at New...
16:26, 08/02/2019

‘Breaking Bad’ film ‘El Camino’ will hit big screen with secret cameo “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie” won’t tread lightly. Already set with an Oct. 11 release date on Netflix, the top-secret sequel to the Emmy-winning meth drama will also hit theaters for fans who prefer the big screen over streamin...
04:26, 09/19/2019

Bob Costas’ Yankees cameo was the anti-ESPN broadcast That Joni Mitchell song nailed it: “Don’t it always seem to go; That you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone?” Saturday, what used to be the rule became the exception. Sunday, what once was impossible continued to be the rule. With its play-by-...
12:39, 08/09/2019

Keanu Reeves makes a welcome cameo in Netflix’s Always Be My Maybe trailer The best friends-who-fall-in-love rom-com theme goes back even farther than 1989’s When Harry Met Sally (for example, 1982’s Best Friends). But the premise is about to get a welcome upgrade in the cleverly titled Netflix production Always Be My Maybe...
21:00, 05/16/2019

The Bachelorette Finale Was Made That Much Better With a Cameo From Demi Lovato All those in favor of Demi Lovato joining Bachelor Nation, please say 'Aye.' Actually, too late, she's already a member. The singer made a surprise appearance at Hannah......
13:13, 07/31/2019

Audi teases the E-Tron Sportback with a short cameo At the Frankfurt Auto Show, Audi gave attendees a sneak peek at the upcoming Audi E-Tron Sportsback via a rave-worthy light show. The vehicle isn't supposed to be unveiled until the LA Auto Show in November....
14:39, 09/10/2019

We will race you: Mercury an MLB UK mascot After a fan vote, mascots depicting Winston Churchill, Freddie Mercury, King Henry VIII and the Loch Ness Monster will race around the warning track at London Stadium....
21:00, 06/28/2019

Starbucks (Apparently) Lucks Into an Accidental Cameo on 'Game of Thrones' Plenty of brands would like to find a way into an ad-free smash TV show like HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” On Sunday night, Starbucks may have lucked its way there....
21:26, 05/06/2019

‘Control’ features a wonderfully surreal Hideo Kojima cameo Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima is no stranger to bizarre antics. However, his latest might be among his weirdest. In Control, the newest game from Alan Wake and Max Payne studio Remedy Entertainment, Kojima is the star of a wonderfully strange...
04:13, 08/29/2019

Anupam Kher's Cameo In Defence Of Akshay Kumar Over Citizenship Row Actor Akshay Kumar, attacked on social media over his Canadian passport days after his "non-political interview" with Prime Minister garnered headlines, has received support from his Bollywood......
18:39, 05/05/2019

'NCIS' Season 16 finale shocks fans with surprise cameo "NCIS" ended its sixteenth season on Tuesday night and a very special character made an unexpected cameo appearance in the episode's last few moments. ...
19:39, 05/22/2019

Steve Burns to make cameo in ‘Blue’s Clues’ return Here are your three clues: He is beloved by ’90s kids, he wore a green striped shirt and he sat on a thinking chair. That’s right. “Blue’s Clues” is back, and so is Steve. The Nickelodeon hit, which originally aired in 1996, is gett...
07:00, 08/28/2019

Rami Malek reveals he walks around NYC in disguise since 'Bohemian Rhapsody' fame Rami Malek was previously best known for starring in "Mr. Robot," until playing Freddie Mercury in "Bohemian Rhapsody" launched him into major fame.        ...
18:00, 08/19/2019

'Apex Legends' teases its newest playable character with in-game cameo In one of the more elaborate and novel teasers for a new playable character in an online game, you can already see Apex Legends' newest star. You just can't play him. Over the last few days, players have spotted Crypto, Apex's long-rum...
03:13, 09/19/2019

Jonas Brothers Return to SNL and Bring the Nostalgia With Acting Cameo and Throwback Hit The nostalgia was real on Saturday Night Live with special musical guests the Jonas Brothers. Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas and Kevin Jonas had reunited the band several months ago, five years......
21:39, 05/12/2019

Beaver makes surprise cameo in Alaska police camera video ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A police camera caught a beaver’s surprise appearance near a traffic stop in Alaska’s largest city. Anchorage police posted the brief video on the department’s Facebook page Wednesday showing the creature am...
02:13, 05/25/2019

Kylo Ren makes a cameo in trailer for Star Wars Resistance season two The second and final season of Disney’s Star Wars Resistance takes place between the events of The Last Jedi and The Rise of Skywalker. It's safe to say that Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, which drops right before Christmas, is the most hotly an...
05:13, 08/15/2019

How to Rock the Rocketman Look IRL We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
15:52, 05/31/2019

Bonner, Griner lead Mercury over Storm 69-67 SEATTLE (AP) — DeWanna Bonner and Brittney Griner each scored 20 points to help the Phoenix Mercury beat Seattle 69-67 on Sunday, handing the Storm their first home loss of the season. The Mercury (5-5) took the lead for good at 57-56 on Griner’...
05:52, 07/01/2019

Griner scores 23 points, Mercury hit 10 3s in win over Fever Brittney Griner scored 23 points, Leilani Mitchell had 18 points and 11 assists for her first career double-double and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Indiana Fever 91-69       ...
07:26, 06/29/2019

DeShields, Vandersloot lead Sky past Mercury 82-75 CHICAGO (AP) — Diamond DeShields scored 25 points, Courtney Vandersloot added 17 with eight assists and the Chicago Sky held off the Phoenix Mercury 82-75 on Tuesday night. Chicago (3-2) led 43-41 at the half before DeShields had four of the six 3-po...
05:52, 06/12/2019

Mitchell has 22 points, Mercury top Sparks 82-72 to end skid Leilani Mitchell scored 22 points in her first start of the season and the Phoenix Mercury handed the Los Angeles Sparks their fourth-straight loss with an 82-72 victory       ...
03:13, 06/24/2019

Gray, Sparks used big third quarter to beat Mercury 85-68 PHOENIX (AP) — Chelsea Gray had 21 points and a season-high nine assists, Nneka Ogwumike scored 12 of her 16 points in the second half and the Los Angeles Sparks pulled away in the third quarter to beat the Phoenix Mercury 85-68 on Friday night. Chin...
06:52, 06/15/2019

What is the Mercury Prize? Who won last year? 2019 predictions The Mercury Prize 2019 takes place tonight – but what is it? And who won last year? Here we explain all, including the 2019 predictions...
15:39, 09/19/2019

Dave Grohl: 'I never imagined myself to be Freddie Mercury' As Foo Fighters prepare to headline Reading and Leeds, Dave Grohl talks us through his landmark songs, from the ‘blood and guts’ of Nirvana to an anthem for a doomed electionFoo Fighters HQ is a warehouse in LA’s San Fernando Valley that acts as a te...
10:52, 08/16/2019

Sims has 15 points and Lynx hold off Mercury 58-56 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Odyssey Sims scored 15 points and Lexie Brown added 12 to help the Minnesota Lynx hold off the Phoenix Mercury 58-56 on Thursday night. Minnesota led by as many as 16 points, but did not score in the final four minutes to keep Phoe...
04:52, 06/07/2019

Solo's Surprise Darth Maul Cameo Gets an Unsurprisingly Great Action Figure This honestly might be the best thing to come out of Solo: A Star Wars Story, given the movie managed to kill off most of the other good things about it.Read more......
05:39, 07/17/2019

Witness Nicolas Cage’s gone-in-60-seconds cameo in this 1989 straight-to-video stinker There are many candidates for the worst movie ever, but we just discovered a new one. Never On Tuesday was the 1989 debut of future Detroit Rock City director Adam Rifkin, who apparently had a lot of famous friends in 1980s Hollywood, including star ...
04:00, 07/25/2019

Cyberpunk 2077 release date, trailers, gameplay, and that Keanu Reeves cameo Cyberpunk 2077 will be hacking into our digital lives in only a few months – but the more teasers, trailers, and gameplay we get to see, the less sure we can wait that long before CD Projekt Red's massive dystopian RPG actually comes to o...
15:00, 09/02/2019

'Hustlers': Jennifer Lopez spills about Usher's cameo, Lizzo danced with the flu (spoilers!) Did you love 'Hustlers'? Here's how all the best moments with Jennifer Lopez, Usher, Lizzo and Cardi B went down on set.        ...
03:26, 09/17/2019

Indonesia says ramping up push against mercury in mining, industry Indonesia on Tuesday said it was beefing up its efforts to phase out the use of toxic metal mercury in sectors such as mining, healthcare and manufacturing....
10:52, 05/07/2019

Phoenix Mercury's Diana Taurasi: 'I still love to play too much' Diana Taurasi, expected to make her 2019 debut Friday, details how Swin Cash helped her say yes to have back surgery and why retiring wasn't an option....
20:39, 07/05/2019

Mercury hopefuls Black Midi: 'All great art comes from self-indulgence' Black Midi’s thrillingly unclassifiable racket has earned them industry hype unheard-of for a guitar band today. So how did the diehard experimentalists emerge from the same talent school as Adele?Inside a dilapidated, labyrinthine building in the ou...
17:13, 09/19/2019

Griner, Bonner each score 22, Mercury beat Fever 95-77 Brittney Griner and DeWanna Bonner each scored 22 points and the Phoenix Mercury handed the Indiana Fever their sixth straight loss, 95-77 on Tuesday night       ...
06:52, 07/24/2019

This unreleased Freddie Mercury song will give you goosebumps Queen was known for highly produced, sweeping ballads such as “Bohemian Rhapsody” — but when artist/producer Dave Clark met Freddie Mercury at Abbey Road Studios in 1985, he wanted to hear a different side of the iconic singer. They were ...
16:52, 06/20/2019

Carson scores 20, hits late 3, as Mercury top Aces 86-84 PHOENIX (AP) — Essence Carson scored 20 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, to lead all five Phoenix starters in double figures, and the Mercury rallied from 12 points down to beat the Las Vegas Aces 86-84 on Friday night. It was Carson’s...
07:13, 06/01/2019

Starwatch: as the sun passes solstice elusive Mercury comes into view Mercury will be as far to the east of the sun as it ever gets, and can be found low in the western sky just after sunset The summer solstice for northern observers occurs on 21 June at 16:54 BST. This is the moment at which the sun will be at its hig...
00:13, 06/17/2019

New stripped-down Freddie Mercury tune is unearthed from 1985 Before recording the final version of "Time," Freddie Mercury sang a stripped-down version for singer/producer Dave Clark, accompanied only by a piano....
21:00, 06/20/2019

Moon and Mercury may have thick deposits of ice, study suggests It's been known for some time that there are ice deposits on Mercury and the Moon, including frozen water found on the surface of the Moon last year. ...
19:26, 08/07/2019

Slowthai on Mercury prize, new PM and supporting Liam Gallagher As people are starting to quietly trail out of the room at the end of the Mercury Prize 2019 announcement, a loud voice shouts out from the podium: "Yes, mate! Mercury nominated, mate!"...
22:52, 07/25/2019

Thornton, Plaisance lead Wings past Mercury 69-54 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kayla Thornton had 18 points and 11 rebounds, Theresa Plaisance added 12 points and 11 rebounds and the Dallas Wings beat the Phoenix Mercury 69-54 on Thursday night. Dallas led by nine points entering the fourth quarter, but ...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Sun beat Mercury 79-64 to spoil Taurasi's return Alyssa Thomas had 20 points and 10 rebounds and the Connecticut Sun beat the Phoenix Mercury 79-64 to spoil Diana Taurasi's season debut       ...
05:26, 07/13/2019

Griner, Bonner lead Mercury past Fever 94-87 INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Brittney Griner scored 26 points, DeWanna Bonner added 25 and the Phoenix Mercury used a dominate first half to defeat the Indiana Fever 94-87 on Sunday. Griner and former Indiana point guard Briann January both had 14 in the firs...
01:13, 06/10/2019

Heartwarming: Stan Lee Is Set To Make His Final Marvel Movie Cameo In ‘Avengers: Endgame’ As Iron Man Marvel fans were heartbroken last year when Stan Lee passed away at 95, but thanks to the people at Disney, fans are going to get to see the legendary comic book writer one last time. Stan Lee is set to make his final Marvel Cameo in Avengers: Endgam...
18:52, 05/02/2019

Idris Elba's cameo on Taylor Swift's "London Boy" nearly makes up for its impossibly lame lyrics Today, Taylor Swift released her much-anticipated Lover, an 18-track collection of sparkly love songs featuring production by Jack Antonoff and collaborations with St. Vincent and Panic! At The Disco’s Brendon Urie. Give “London Boy” a spin and you m...
23:39, 08/23/2019

A diminished ‘Godzilla’ still bests ‘Rocketman,’ ‘Ma’ NEW YORK (AP) — “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” was brought down to size at the weekend box office but was still easily No. 1, while the Elton John biopic “Rocketman” and the Octavia Spencer-led horror film “Ma” g...
19:26, 06/02/2019

The True Story Behind the Movie Rocketman Rocketman, a musical film about Elton John that arrives in theaters on Friday, looks a lot like a biopic: It traces John’s life from a shy child in London through his stratospheric rise and addiction-fueled lows. But its creative team has repea...
15:00, 05/31/2019

Backlash in Samoa over 'hypocritical' Rocketman ban Activists accuse censors of ‘selective morality’ in nation where transgender women are widely acceptedThe banning of Rocketman, a biographic film about the life of musician Elton John, in Samoa has prompted criticism by human rights activists of “sel...
17:26, 06/12/2019

Mercury guard Diana Taurasi medically cleared to play Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been medically cleared to play after missing most of the season with a back injury       ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

Super-Earth at a nearby star is a Mercury-like hunk of rock Enlarge / An artist's view of what's undoubtedly the cooler side of the planet. (credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/R. Hurt) The most common star in our galaxy is a red dwarf, smaller and dimmer than the Sun. Because these small stars put out much less radia...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Listen to previously unreleased Freddie Mercury track from 1985 A previously unreleased Freddie Mercury track was unearthed and released. "Time Waits for No One" is a take on "Time," the title track from Mercury's musical.        ...
16:39, 06/20/2019

The 1975, Dave among rockers and rappers nominated for Mercury Prize Rock bands The 1975 and Foals as well as rappers slowthai and Dave are among the 12 acts nominated for this year's Mercury Prize, organizers of the British music award said on Thursday....
15:00, 07/25/2019

Fowles makes history, helps Lynx beat Mercury 75-62 Sylvia Fowles set a WNBA record with her 157th career double-double and the Minnesota Lynx pulled away in the second half to beat the Phoenix Mercury 75-62       ...
03:39, 07/15/2019

Playing without Elena Delle Donne, Mystics lose to Mercury, 91-68 Washington puts forth a lackluster effort in front of a “camp day” crowd at Capital One Arena, while the Mercury's Brittney Griner and DeWanna Bonner combine to score 47 points....
01:13, 07/11/2019

Listen to ‘lost’ Freddie Mercury song, ‘Time Waits for No One’ 'Time Waits for No One' was found in a vault after more than three decades. Now, it's been reimagined to highlight the power of the late Queen singer's voice....
02:13, 06/21/2019

How Mercury and Venus can guide our hunt for alien life on exoplanets Earth's nearest neighbours have turned into uninhabitable hellholes. Understanding their transformation will teach us which rocky exoplanets might be fit for life...
14:13, 06/20/2019

Phoenix Mercury honor women of inspiration through custom sneakers September marks the end of the 2019 WNBA season, and events such as the Mercury's annual Woman of Inspiration Night highlight a strong summer in sneakers....
16:13, 09/03/2019

Griner scores 31, hits 2 late FTs, as Mercury beat Dream Brittney Griner scored a season-high 31 points, including two free throws with 3.1 seconds left, to help the Phoenix Mercury beat the Atlanta Dream 65-63       ...
03:26, 07/08/2019

Unheard song from Queen frontman Freddie Mercury released NEW YORK (AP) — Universal Music unveiled a previously unheard and unreleased song by the late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury. The record label announced the track, “Time Waits for No One,” on Thursday. It was originally recorded in 1986 f...
16:39, 06/20/2019

Woman in coma after using face cream tainted with mercury, officials say The California woman, 47, bought the anti-aging cream from a third party that imported it from Mexico, health officials say.        ...
03:52, 09/13/2019

Casting Secrets, a Failed Cameo and the Anti-Love Story: 10 Fascinating Facts About (500) Days of Summer "This is not a love story." It's been 10 years since the narrator of Marc Webb's indie romantic comedy (500) Days of Summer warned us that things were not exactly as they......
19:26, 07/17/2019

Harvey Elliott cameo praised as Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp talks promising youngsters Jurgen Klopp paid tribute to a cameo performance from Harvey Elliott and the pre-season contributions of his young players after Liverpool's 3-1 win over Lyon....
12:52, 08/01/2019

Arnold's rejected Predator cameo was supposed to be a Force Awakens, Luke Skywalker kind of thing Although it’s since faded from view—like some sort of technologically advanced killing machine that pretty much nobody actually wanted to look at, as it happened to turn out—there was once a time when expectations were modestly high for Shane Black’s...
03:26, 07/14/2019

Elton John: ‘There's no holds barred’ in ‘Rocketman’ Elton John, whose musical biopic "Rocketman" releases Friday, said it took decades for him to warm to the idea of a movie, and years more to make sure it was done honestly....
10:52, 05/31/2019

‘Rocketman’ review: A better biopic than ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Freddie Mercury may have had the better voice, but it’s Elton John who gets the better movie. “Rocketman,” director Dexter Fletcher’s trippy new biopic about the flamboyant rocker is braver, deeper and more enlightening than last year’s slobbering pi...
08:26, 05/23/2019

Mini Rocketman resurrected as compact electric car Rocketman was initially revealed in 2011 Compact city car to be produced in China in a joint venture with Great Wall Motors Mini's parent company BMW has given the green light to a heavily reworked electric-powered production version of the Rocket...
04:13, 07/10/2019

Review: A Glitter-Fueled Rocketman Blasts Off When you think about it, the rock’n’roll biopic is about as un-rock’n’roll as you can get, the ultimate in dancing about architecture. You have to sit still, mostly, through the whole thing. And watching a rock star’s li...
02:00, 05/18/2019

As ‘Rocketman’ Prepares to Take Off, Hollywood Holds Its Breath Depending on ticket sales, the R-rated musical fantasia about Elton John could have ripple effects for its star, its studio and the wider film industry....
22:39, 05/19/2019

Elton John and ‘Rocketman’ touch down in Cannes CANNES, France (AP) — Elton John and his biopic “Rocketman” has landed at the Cannes Film Festival where star Taron Egerton was moved to tears after the premiere. John executive produced the film. And while the 72-year-old pop star hasn&#...
23:00, 05/16/2019

ShowBiz Minute: Spacey, Rocketman, US Box Office Groping case against actor Kevin Spacey returns to court; Russians criticize heavily edited version of Elton John film; "Godzilla leads box office. (June 3)        ...
16:26, 06/03/2019

There's going to be very little of Elton John singing on the Rocketman soundtrack We’re less than a month out from the release of Elton John “biopic” Rocketman, which promises to tell a fantastic, R-rated version of the celebrated singer’s life. You’d be forgiven for assuming that the John-authorized project—which stars Taron Eger...
13:13, 05/02/2019

Rocketman review – Elton's sparkliest spectacle yet Taron Egerton is terrific as the singer, but the real star of this electric biopic is director Dexter Fletcher“When are you going to hug me?” That question echoes around Dexter Fletcher’s dazzling rock opera – a fantastical account of the highs and l...
14:26, 05/26/2019

Samoa bans 'Rocketman' over gay scenes: media Samoa has banned "Rocketman", the movie-musical based on the life of British musician Elton John, over its depiction of homosexuality, the South Pacific island's censor has said....
13:52, 06/11/2019

The Wonderful Mini Rocketman Concept Will Actually Become Real Join me, friends, on a brain-journey back to 2011, when, for one brief, magical moment, Mini seemed to remember that, oh yeah, we’re supposed to be making cool small cars. Minis have been growing and growing every year, making their name more and mor...
17:13, 07/10/2019

2019's Mercury prize shortlist is alive to today's politics and pain Whether it’s a jazz tribute to Grenfell or punks scowling at a gentrified Dublin, the Mercury prize nominees are plugged into 2019’s most pressing social issuesMercury prize 2019: The 1975, Dave, Cate Le Bon and Idles shortlistedOver the years, the M...
16:26, 07/25/2019

Heatstroke symptoms: Signs you should not ignore in children and dogs as mercury soars THE UK is experiencing a heatwave this week, which is why it is important to be aware of the signs and symptoms of a heatstroke – especially in young children and pets....
14:26, 07/23/2019

Mercury prize 2019: The 1975, Dave, Cate Le Bon and Idles shortlisted This years often politically inclined nominees also include Black Midi, Foals, Slowthai and jazz collective SEED EnsembleIn large part political and pessimistic in worldview, the albums nominated for this year’s Mercury prize could be interpreted as ...
14:00, 07/25/2019

Woman falls into ‘semi-coma’ after using mercury-tainted face cream A woman from Sacramento is now in what is being described as a “semi-comatose state” after experiencing a severe reaction to skin cream that was tainted with mercury. The product, which was reportedly imported from Mexico, was apparently ...
07:39, 09/12/2019

Mercury 13: the forgotten women of the space race - Science Weekly podcast As the space race heated up in the 1960s, 13 aviators passed the same tests as Nasa’s first astronauts, later going on to be called the Mercury 13. But because they were women, Nasa wouldn’t even consider them. One of those women was Wally Funk, who ...
12:52, 07/19/2019

Mercury Set To Rise In Northwest India; Red-Code Warning Issued For Delhi Heat wave conditions will continue in central and northwest central India, including parts of Rajasthan, with maximum temperatures in some parts expected to reach 50 degree Celsius. The weather......
10:00, 06/01/2019

Howard, Loyd lift defending champ Storm past Mercury 77-68 Natasha Howard scored 21 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, Jewell Loyd added 17 points, and the Seattle Storm opened defensive of their WNBA title with a 77-68 win over the Phoenix Mercury on Saturday        ...
00:13, 05/26/2019

Freddie Mercury returns in release of stripped-back version of 'Time' A stripped-back version of Freddie Mercury performing the song "Time" is released on Thursday, the result of a long search for the 1986 recording made at London's Abbey Road Studios....
11:00, 06/20/2019

Mercury May Soar To 45 In Delhi This Week As Heat Wave Sweeps North From Delhi to Puducherry, several parts across India have been gripped by heat wave. The national capital and other parts in the country are unlikely to get a respite from the scorching heat in the......
07:13, 05/29/2019

Parents protest development at site of old thermometer factory over mercury fears Lower Manhattan moms are feverishly fighting the Howard Hughes Corp. over its plans to dig up and develop the site of a former thermometer factory — possibly exposing school kids across the street to long-buried mercury. They’re worried that work at ...
18:26, 05/18/2019

Hidden Addictions, Staged Storylines and That Forgotten Lady Gaga Cameo: 17 Shocking Secrets About The Hills Revealed Feel the nostalgia on your skin. Break out your Chanel and get ready to head back to Les Deux as MTV's highly anticipated revival of The Hills is finally here. Almost one decade after......
19:52, 06/22/2019

Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' blows Cannes away Maradona isn't the only star in town – the Elton John biopic Rocketman blew the Cannes film festival away Thursday, with a warts-and-all movie about his wild rock 'n' roll years....
00:13, 05/17/2019

Elton John speaks out against ‘Rocketman’ censorship in Russia John and the makers of Rocketman issued a statement after Russian media reported that scenes involving gay sex and drug taking had been cut from a screening in Russia....
03:26, 06/02/2019

Dexter Fletcher might launch himself from Rocketman to Sherlock Holmes 3 Four (or five, if you want to get real about it) films into his career as a director, Dexter Fletcher is starting to establish himself as a guy who gets shit done. Need someone to direct the last three weeks of a big-budget biopic when your original ...
10:26, 07/12/2019

Elton John refused to 'tone down' the sex and drugs in 'Rocketman' Elton John isn't shying away from his wild days. In fact, he said he pushed producers of "Rocketman" for an honest portrayal of his sex and cocaine-fueled days of the past....
21:26, 05/27/2019

Taron Egerton's 'Rocketman' prep involved a lot of questions Taron Egerton, the 29-year-old British actor who gained notoriety in films like "The Smoke" and the "Kingsman" franchise, has taken on the role of a lifetime playing music icon Elton John in the biopic, "Rocketman."...
15:13, 05/31/2019

From 'Your Song' to your movie: 'Rocketman' builds on new music biopic With hit tunes, a plot about one of the world's best known performers and flamboyant costumes, "Rocketman" brings Elton John's story to the big screen, the latest musical biopic offering a concert-like experience at the cinema....
18:13, 05/22/2019

Harvey Elliott makes Liverpool debut in pictures: Teenage winger impresses with short cameo in Napoli loss It has been a whirlwind weekend for young Harvey Elliott, who made his Liverpool debut on Sunday just hours after confirmation of his summer move from Fulham....
10:52, 07/29/2019

Between Freddie Mercury and Elton John, why only one gay British pop icon made box office history There is a giant advertisement in Times Square for the film “Rocketman” that’s more than 15 stories tall. Looking down on Seventh Avenue, it dwarfs most other billboards in the neighborhood, mightily expressing that this movie, like its big honkin’ a...
14:13, 07/28/2019

New video animation aims to raise AIDS awareness on Freddie Mercury's birthday A new video animation featuring two white blood cells in love was released on Thursday to mark what would have been Freddie Mercury's 73rd birthday and help raise awareness of the continued global fight against AIDS....
12:39, 09/05/2019

Poet buys out upper level (7,000 tickets) for Phoenix Mercury season opener Spoken word artist Truth B. Told bought out upper level at Talking Stick Resort Arena hoping for Phoenix Mercury sellout for home opener.        ...
14:39, 05/08/2019

Taron Egerton, Richard Madden and More Dazzle at Rocketman NYC Premiere Elton John is known for his stunning styles and flare for the dramatic. So, it's safe to say that the bar was set high for all the stars attending the Rocketman premiere in New York......
04:00, 05/30/2019

Elton John touches down in Cannes for sparkling 'Rocketman' premiere Sporting a sequinned "EJ" rocket on his lapel, Elton John beamed his way down the Cannes red carpet on Thursday to see the premiere of his own biopic - "Rocketman"....
00:00, 05/17/2019

Rocketman Lashley defies low ranking to grab lead in Detroit Nate Lashley defied his lowly world ranking and made the most of his late addition to the Rocket Mortgage Classic field as he grabbed a one-shot lead after the first round at the Detroit Golf Club on Thursday....
05:00, 06/28/2019

Samoa bans Elton John biopic Rocketman over gay scenes Pacific nation’s censor says homosexual activity depicted on screen violates its lawsThe Pacific nation of Samoa has banned the Elton John biopic Rocketman because of its depictions of homosexuality.About 97% of people in Samoa identify as Christian,...
15:52, 06/11/2019

Elton John slams Russian censorship of 'Rocketman' gay sex scenes Elton John has hit out at Russian film distributors for editing out gay sex scenes from his biopic "Rocketman," adding that it was a "sad reflection of the divided world we still live in."...
16:00, 06/03/2019

Elton John slams Russian cuts to 'Rocketman' gay scenes Elton John on Friday criticized Russia's reported censorship of gay sex scenes in the new movie musical based on his life, "Rocketman," calling the decision "cruelly unaccepting of the love between two people."...
01:13, 06/01/2019

Rocketman review – Elton John biopic that's better at the tiaras than the tantrums Taron Egerton does a good impression of the flamboyant musician in this sucrose treatment, a by-the-numbers approach authorised by Elton himselfDexter Fletcher’s rousingly good natured Rocketman is the authorised-version movie about the legendary sin...
23:52, 05/16/2019

Samoa bans Elton John film 'Rocketman' over gay scenes The country's chief censor said the movie "doesn't go well with Christian beliefs here." However, some in Samoa have pointed out what they claim is hypocrisy in cultural attidues towards the LGBT community....
13:39, 06/11/2019

Russia cuts Rocketman scenes citing 'homosexual propaganda' law Elton John biopic’s gay sex and kissing footage edited out in effort to play down singer’s sexualityA Russian media company has reportedly cut all scenes featuring gay sex and men kissing from the Elton John biopic Rocketman because of laws banning “...
22:26, 05/31/2019

Samoa bans Elton John movie ‘Rocketman’ due to homosexuality WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The Pacific nation of Samoa has banned the Elton John biopic “Rocketman” because of its depictions of homosexuality. About 97% of people in Samoa identify as Christian, and the society is generally considere...
09:00, 06/11/2019

Taron Egerton speaks out against Rocketman scene cuts in Russia Actor who stars in Elton John biopic says he is crestfallen at removal of gay scenesThe star of the film Rocketman, Taron Egerton, has said he is crestfallen that scenes featuring men kissing and having sex have been cut from the Sir Elton John biopi...
14:26, 06/01/2019

The Elton John biopic Rocketman works best when it remembers to be a musical Would it be giving Rocketman too much credit to assume that the filmmakers behind this Elton John biopic (who include executive producer Elton John) are at least faintly aware of their film’s hoariness? The movie opens, like so many musical biographi...
21:26, 05/19/2019

‘Rocketman’ star Taron Egerton: I’m not just copying Elton John As Taron Egerton embarked on the timeless flight of musical fantasy that is “Rocketman,” Elton John encouraged the actor playing him to find his own voice. “He told me very early on that he didn’t want me to try and sound like him,” says Egerton of J...
04:00, 05/31/2019

WNBA suspends Mercury's Brittney Griner three games, Diana Taurasi one after near-brawl Mercury center Brittney Griner was suspended by the WNBA for three games and Diana Taurasi one in the aftermath of a near brawl with the Dallas Wings.       ...
22:13, 08/13/2019

California woman in semi-comatose state due to mercury poisoning from Mexican skin cream Ponds cream for sale in Galt Flea Market near Sacramento. Courtesy: KCRA via NBC News By Ben Kesslen A 47-year-old California woman has been in a semi-comatose state for weeks after using a Ponds-labeled skin cream tainted with methylmercury. It is t...
16:39, 09/12/2019

After Water Landing, French 'Rocketman' Succeeds English Channel Crossing A Frenchman who has spent years developing a jet-powered hoverboard zoomed across the English Channel on Sunday after a first attempt last month was cut short when he fell into the water while trying......
11:00, 08/04/2019

'Rocketman' spins jukebox version of Elton John's bohemian life "Taron Egerton is Elton John," say the billboards for "Rocketman," and that's not hyperbole. Egerton's electric performance as the famed rock star drives this jukebox musical, which imaginatively uses John's rich trove of songs to tell his story, in ...
01:13, 05/30/2019

Rocketman director Dexter Fletcher on gay rights, Elton John's WhatsApp When Dexter Fletcher set out to direct Rocketman, he was no stranger to ‘70s rock star biopics: He’d previously directed Bohemian Rhapsody, after all. But unlike that film, which was mostly grounded in reality, Rocketman takes John’s theatricality in...
22:26, 08/26/2019

Music producer Giles Martin on bringing Rocketman's sound to life When you’re making a movie about Elton John, it’s paramount that you get Elton John’s songs right. For Rocketman, that was Giles Martin’s job, both in terms of arrangements and recording. The producer—and son of legendary Beatles producer George Mar...
00:39, 08/30/2019

Sherlock Holmes 3 Taps Rocketman Director Dexter Fletcher: Report Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law-starrer Sherlock Holmes 3 has reportedly found its director in Dexter Fletcher (Rocketman), who takes over from Guy Ritchie, who helmed the first two chapters: 2009's......
11:00, 07/12/2019

Elton John got a birthday gift from ‘Rocketman’ star Taron Egerton Get an eyeful of this. Of all the over-the-top costumes that Taron Egerton rocked as Elton John in the new movie musical “Rocketman,” which opened Friday, there was one item that the actor kept to give as a special gift. “I kept the glasses from ‘You...
23:52, 06/04/2019

Putin calls Elton John a ‘musical genius’ despite censoring ‘Rocketman’ Russian President Vladimir Putin revealed he’s a big fan of Elton John’s music – but defended his country’s censorship of the singer’s new biopic. Speaking after the close of the G-20 summit in Japan, Putin responded to ...
22:00, 06/30/2019

Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' previews in Russia with cuts to gay scenes Russians are unlikely to see a movie biography of British singer Elton John in its entirety when it is released this week. Media are reporting that scenes involving gay sex and drug-taking will have been removed....
14:00, 06/02/2019

Russia slammed for censoring gay sex scenes from Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' Russian gay rights activists and cultural figures are criticizing the local distributor of a new movie about Elton John for cutting scenes in it depicting homosexual activity and drug use....
18:39, 06/02/2019

Rocketman costume designer Julian Day on sequins, crystals, and Elton John You can’t make a movie about Elton John without a bunch of great costumes. As Rocketman’s costume designer, Julian Day was responsible for every sequined onesie, well-placed feather, and wacky pair of eyewear in the film—all of which were designed bo...
21:52, 08/27/2019

Bernie Taupin: ‘Rocketman’ is my platonic love story with Elton John Bernie Taupin is finally getting his close-up as Elton John’s longtime songwriting partner in the hit movie musical “Rocketman.” The 69-year-old lyricist, who is played by British actor Jamie Bell (“Fantastic Four”) in the film, knows that his fame h...
19:39, 06/07/2019

New Freddie Mercury alert! Listen to Queen singer's previously unreleased track from 1985 Dave Clark asked Freddie Mercury to sing a take from his rock musical with just piano. It's being released as new single "Time Waits for No One."        ...
13:00, 06/20/2019

Pamela Anderson slams ex Adil Rami's cheating denial as 'carefully worded' 'damage control' Pamela Anderson responded to ex-boyfriend Adil Rami's denial of infidelity with what she says is further proof that he cheated on her.        ...
00:52, 07/01/2019

Elton John performs with ‘Rocketman’ star Taron Egerton at Cannes premiere The biopic has landed. “Rocketman” premiered Thursday night at the Cannes Film Festival — and Elton John performed an emotional duet with the actor who channels him onscreen to celebrate the occasion. John, 72, and Taron Egerton, 29, sang the t...
17:39, 05/17/2019

Elton John, Rocketman filmmakers condemn depressingly predictable Russian censorship We ended up not being especially hot on Dexter Fletcher’s Elton John biopic Rocketman, a film that came in less euphorically bizarre than its quite excellent trailer might have led one to believe (or hope). Still, the version that arrived in American...
22:00, 06/01/2019

Lyricist Bernie Taupin on Rocketman‘s Depiction of His 50-Year Bond With Elton John For the past 50 years, Bernie Taupin has served as the primary translator of Elton John’s memories, moods and fantasies. John’s longtime lyricist and musical partner captured his peak sassiness on “The Bitch Is Back,” his drug...
22:52, 05/31/2019

What makes ‘Rocketman’ a unique music biopic? Actually showing sex, drugs and rock-and-roll. Instead of following the usual formula and glossing over the rough bits — namely, John’s anger issues and addiction to alcohol, cocaine and sex — it focuses on them....
12:52, 05/31/2019

Proud dad Elton John keeps sending Taron Egerton positive Rocketman reviews With the Elton John biopic Rocketman releasing this week, Hollywood doppelgänger Taron Egerton has been hitting the promo circuit to talk about both the experience of playing John in a film and the weird reality of becoming good buds with the famous ...
19:26, 05/29/2019

As Rocketman rockets into theaters, Leto offers a more modest rock-musical biopic Elton John isn’t the only rock star getting the biopic treatment this weekend. Friday also brings a movie on another musical icon, albeit one largely unfamiliar to the American masses: Viktor Tsoi, frontman of perhaps the most popular and influential...
00:52, 05/31/2019

Taron Egerton Shares the Hardest Part About Transforming Into Elton John in Rocketman Taron Egerton explains he made a huge, erm, "sacrifice" when he transformed into Elton John. Starring in Rocketman, a musical rendition about the legendary singer's......
03:26, 05/30/2019

Elton John joins Rocketman’s Taron Egerton for new song “(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again” One of the benefits of doing a biopic for a musician that is still alive is that, when it comes time to record the soundtrack, you know you can probably cajole that artist into a sweet guest spot. That’s exactly what happened with the forthcoming sou...
00:52, 05/17/2019

New Freddie Mercury music alert! Listen to Queen singer's previously unreleased 1985 track Dave Clark asked Freddie Mercury to sing a take from his rock musical with just piano. It's being released as new single "Time Waits for No One."        ...
16:39, 06/20/2019

'Game of Thrones' fans believe they found Aaron Rodgers in his brief cameo appearance The second-to-last episode of "Game of Thrones" aired Sunday night on HBO and it apparently included a cameo by Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers.        ...
08:13, 05/13/2019

Jurgen Klopp hails Liverpool youngsters vs Lyon after 'cheeky' Harvey Elliott cameo Jurgen Klopp paid tribute to a 'cheeky' cameo from Harvey Elliott and the pre-season contributions of his young players after Liverpool's 3-1 win over Lyon....
23:13, 07/31/2019

Elton John and Rocketman star Taron Egerton's fury at Russian removal of gay scenes Sir Elton John and Rocketman star Taron Egerton have condemned the decision by a Russian film company to cut gay sex scenes from new biopic Rocketman....
12:13, 06/01/2019

'Hustlers': Jennifer Lopez spills about Usher's cameo, Lizzo danced with the flu (spoilers!) Did you love 'Hustlers'? Here's how all the best moments with Jennifer Lopez, Usher, Lizzo and Cardi B went down on set.        ...
03:52, 09/16/2019

Brian May applauds Adam Lambert, says Freddie Mercury 'would approve, big time' Queen co-founder Brian May said Adam Lambert is "the reason we are still alive as a functioning rock band."        ...
08:39, 07/18/2019

'Hustlers': J.Lo spills about Usher's cameo, Lizzo danced with the flu (spoilers!) Did you love 'Hustlers'? Here's how all the best moments with Usher, Lizzo and Cardi B went down on set.        ...
12:00, 09/15/2019

'American Idol': Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon channels Freddie Mercury with emotional Queen cover It was "Queen" night on Sunday's "American Idol," which saw two more contestants pack their bags as the singing competition heats up.        ...
06:39, 04/29/2019

Elton John slams 'Rocketman' sex, drug scene deletions in Russia Elton John and filmmakers say they were unaware that five minutes of sex and drug scenes would be cut from the film in Russia.        ...
02:26, 06/01/2019

Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' banned in Samoa for depictions of homosexuality The Pacific nation of Samoa has banned the Elton John biopic “Rocketman” because of its depictions of homosexuality.        ...
16:13, 06/11/2019

'Rocketman': Elton John, Bernie Taupin meet Doug Weston at the Troubadour Elton John and Bernie Taupin meet Doug Weston at the Troubadour to play a concert which would launch John's career.        ...
18:52, 08/29/2019

Elton John and 'Rocketman' touch down in Cannes Elton John and his biopic "Rocketman" landed at the Cannes Film Festival, where the 72-year-old came dressed in a tuxedo with "Rocket Man" emblazoned on the back. The film stars Taron Egerton as the pop star. (May 16)       ...
04:52, 05/17/2019

Fashion Watch: 'Rocketman' lands in Cannes Elton John brought sparkle to his tuxedo at Cannes 2019 but it was Deepika Padukone who turned up the style volume to 11. Priyanka Chopra eluded Hollywood glamour and Bella Hadid brought ruffles to the red carpet. (May 17)     &#...
18:39, 05/17/2019

'Rocketman' Taron Egerton shoots for the moon playing Elton John in bold new musical Taron Egerton is on a high pressure but exhilarating ride as he prepares to show the world his audacious, R-rated Elton John musical 'Rocketman.'        ...
22:26, 05/28/2019

'Rocketman' hurts: Playing Elton John required falling down stairs, singing underwater Taron Egerton paid his dues playing a struggling Elton John in 'Rocketman.' That's really him falling down stairs and even trying to sing underwater.        ...
21:52, 06/03/2019

Even Elton John's rooster codpiece had sequins: How his 'Rocketman' costumes steal the movie Any movie depicting Elton John is going to need spectacular stage outfits. Here's how the musical "Rocketman" even amped up John's flamboyant style.        ...
21:26, 05/31/2019

Review: Taron Egerton's spot-on Elton John hits all the right notes in groovy 'Rocketman' Taron Egerton won't go breaking your heart: His great take on rock icon Elton John fuels the fantastical numbers of new jukebox musical 'Rocketman.'        ...
22:26, 05/28/2019

'Rocketman': That really was Tate Donovan (in a wig) as Troubadour's Doug Weston Tate Donovan starred as club owner Doug Weston in "Rocketman," but he was unrecognizable in character and wig. Here's proof.        ...
18:52, 08/29/2019

'Rocketman' Taron Egerton is 'at peace' as R-rated Elton John film lifts off at Cannes Taron Egerton shows off his moves as Elton John in 'Rocketman,' which premieres Thursday at Cannes Film Festival in France.        ...
05:39, 05/17/2019

'Rocketman' Taron Egerton says he's 'at peace, proud' as Elton John film lifts off at Cannes Taron Egerton prepares to show off his moves as Elton John in 'Rocketman,' which premieres Thursday at Cannes Film Festival in France.        ...
05:00, 05/16/2019

'Rocketman' Taron Egerton says he's 'at peace' as Elton John film lifts off at Cannes Taron Egerton prepares to show off his moves as Elton John in 'Rocketman,' which premieres Thursday at Cannes Film Festival in France.        ...
09:52, 05/16/2019

'Rocketman' scene: Extended version of 'Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting' The home release of "Rocketman" features a jubilant, extended version of "Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting."        ...
10:39, 08/04/2019

'Rocketman' missing scene reveals there was more to Elton John's 'Saturday Night's Alright' number There was much more to Elton John's infectious "Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting" number in "Rocketman." We reveal the missing bumper car action.        ...
10:39, 08/04/2019

'Rocketman' first reactions: Elton John musical called 'triumph,' 'fantastic' in Cannes "Rocketman" has been unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival, earning major kudos for Taron's Egerton's performance as Elton John.        ...
05:39, 05/17/2019

'Godzilla' crushes competitors with $49M, but Elton John's 'Rocketman,' 'Ma' found their fans The new 'Godzilla' underperformed, opening with half the $93 million debut of the 2014 predecessor. Disney's live-action 'Aladdin' fell to second.        ...
21:00, 06/02/2019

Walgreens to close 200 US stores By Angelica LaVito, CNBC Walgreens plans to shutter 200 stores in the U.S. as the company pares back its locations in the U.K., the company said Tuesday. Parent company Walgreens Boots Alliance earlier this year announced plans to shutter 200 stores ...
23:52, 08/07/2019

The Boeing 737 Max saga isn’t even close to being over It’s now been nearly six months since airlines around the world were forced to ground any 737 Max commercial jets in their respective fleets. The decision came after a pair of horrific crashes claimed the lives of hundreds, and Boeing’s f...
15:39, 09/03/2019

You can buy your own private island close to NYC You don’t have to fly to the Caribbean to own your own private island — in fact, you don’t even have to leave the tri-state area. Cantilevered over Lake Mahopac in Carmel, NY, the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Massaro House and 10-acre Petre Island are...
00:52, 07/06/2019

S&P 500, Nasdaq Close at New Highs U.S. stocks used a late-day burst to put the S&P 500 and Nasdaq in record territory after the U.S. economy grew at a strong rate in the first quarter but the pace of consumer and business spending slowed....
18:52, 04/28/2019

IKEA to Close Its Only U.S. Factory IKEA is closing its only manufacturing site in the U.S., shifting the operations to Europe where the furniture company says production costs are lower....
04:39, 07/16/2019

Are there any aliens out there? We are close to knowing for sure Next-generation telescopes and new ways of detecting life on other planets are transforming the search for extraterrestrials. We may finally be about to find out if aliens exist...
13:26, 08/30/2019

Bryant’s Pic-Pac to close its doors FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Frankfort staple is closing its doors for good. Last April, LEX 18 did a story about a community effort to save Bryant’s Pic-Pac on Second Street. A little more than a year later, the long-time owner says they j...
22:26, 06/25/2019

iTunes could close in the next few days We've been expecting Apple to close iTunes for a while now, in order to divide it into different apps, and it looks like the tech company is putting the ball in motion, suggesting we'll see the new face of Apple's media plan at WWDC 20...
13:00, 06/02/2019

Instagram Is This Close to Ruining Itself You know what we definitely need more of on social media? Influencers and ads. And lucky for us, Instagram has announced a new tool for surfacing a hybrid of the two in your feed. Your Insta has never looked more #sponsored, baby!Read more......
02:52, 06/05/2019

Giants will get close-up look at the QB they passed on When evaluating the quarterbacks in the 2018 draft, Pat Shurmur studied all of the top prospects. After all, the Giants owned the No. 2 overall pick and, though the front office fell in love with Saquon Barkley, the Giants did have 37-year-old Eli Ma...
13:26, 09/12/2019

GameStop to close up to 200 stores Just two months after GameStop announced ambitious plans to breathe new life into its stores, the company has announced that between 180 and 200 stores around the world will be closing their doors for good before the year is out -- and more closures....
14:26, 09/11/2019

BT to close most of UK office locations under new CEO Britain's former telecoms monopoly BT will consolidate its UK offices from 300 locations to roughly 30 sites while pressing ahead with plans to leave its St Paul's headquarters in London, the company said on Wednesday....
21:26, 06/05/2019

How close are we to the self-operating network? “Intent-based” increased in popularity in 2018, but how much is real? Intent-Based Networking is a major advancement towards the self-operating network (known as  level 3 Intent-Based Networking), but it is itself made up from many...
11:52, 05/29/2019

FX: Making the best of a bad situation Determining when a client is in distress is not always a straightforward process – banks and FX platforms need to have processes in place to ensure losses are not compounded....
19:52, 04/28/2019

TCL is making some crazy TVs – here’s why you can’t buy them Can’t quite find a TV that feels different from the rest? We’re not surprised: while the market is packed with countless television models in a variety of sizes, from 32-inch bedroom screens to 88-inch wall-fillers, most of them tend to...
01:52, 06/18/2019

How former teachers are making $100,000 or more, and you can too Teachers are quitting their day jobs after making over $100,000 by advertising curated lesson plans on Pinterest. Lesson plan searches are up 59%.       ...
19:52, 07/01/2019

Your smartphone may be making you fat Time scrolled is weight gained. Extended smartphone use increases the likelihood of obesity, especially in younger users, according to a new study presented at the American College of Cardiology’s Latin American Conference this week. “The...
23:39, 07/26/2019

Making diversity fly I’m passionate about diversity, but not (just) because it’s the right thing to do. Sure, affording people equal opportunity, regardless of which genitalia they happen to be born with is a morally justifiable choice, but to me, it’s ...
10:00, 09/17/2019

Your office job might be making you fat The average American office worker says they gained 12 pounds while working at their desk job, according to new research. Not only that, but a whopping nine in 10 who gained weight while working an office job blame their workplace for playing a role....
05:26, 06/12/2019

It's Hard to Believe How Close This Asteroid Is Going to Get to Earth While space agencies simulate an asteroid impact this week at the 2019 Planetary Defense Conference, there’s a real asteroid they’re monitoring that will make a close appearance in just 10 years.Read more......
20:00, 05/01/2019

Londoners going to get up-close look at Yankees juggernaut Aaron Judge hasn’t heard details about how London Stadium, the site of the 2012 Olympics, will be reconfigured to host a Major League Baseball game. But he’s heard it’s going to be about 385 feet to the wall in center field, which is 5 feet shorter t...
09:13, 06/27/2019

Knicks getting close look at Tacko Fall as soon as they could The Knicks will begin private draft workouts Monday at their Tarrytown headquarters, and the first one up is also the tallest: 7-foot-7 Tacko Fall, The Post has learned. The gargantuan Central Florida big man is coming off a rousing draft combine in ...
21:13, 05/19/2019

Hurricane Dorian is going to come very, very close to Florida Enlarge / Official forecast track for Hurricane Dorian as of 8am ET. (credit: National Hurricane Center) During the overnight hours, Hurricane Dorian has pounded the northern Bahamas with devastating winds, storm surge levels of 20 feet above norma...
22:52, 09/02/2019

Fifty years of HIV: how close are we to a cure? It’s half a century since the first known HIV-related death and two patients appear to have been cured of the virus. What does this mean for the 37 million still living with it?Nobody knew what killed Robert Rayford. The African American boy was just...
12:26, 07/02/2019

Apple expected to close iTunes Tim Cook will announce separate apps for music, TV and podcasts, according to reportsIt was once heralded as a possible saviour of the music industry in the digital age, famously annoyed fans by forcing a U2 album on them, and its 20,699-word terms a...
17:52, 06/02/2019

Polls close in Israeli election Israel has gone to the polls in its second national election this year. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is hoping to secure a fourth consecutive term in office following a tight race....
22:26, 09/17/2019

Report: Durant 'not close' to returning Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is "not close" to recovering from his right calf strain, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported Thursday afternoon....
23:26, 05/16/2019

Blues favored to close Bruins out in 6 St. Louis is one victory from claiming the city's first Stanley Cup title, and oddsmakers believe the Blues will close out the Boston Bruins at home on Sunday....
02:26, 06/08/2019

Pentagon: 'Huawei is too close to the government' U.S. officials have long complained that Chinese intellectual property theft has cost the economy billions in revenue and threatens national security....
20:00, 06/07/2019

Have you ever fallen in love with a close friend? Did you wait a long time before telling your friend that you had romantic feelings for them? We’d like to hear from youWhen it comes to relationships, falling for someone you already know and like can, of course, be brilliant. The stumbling block is ...
15:52, 06/28/2019

Into US Open SF, Nadal tries to close gap with Federer Rafael Nadal has been gaining on Roger Federer in the Grand Slam title standings and has a chance to add to his total at the U.S. Open        ...
18:13, 09/06/2019

Saturday Forecast: So close but no cigar TUCSON – We almost broke the ice but fell short by one degree. 99 degrees for the high at the Tucson International Airport. Sunday, models predicting 100 degrees. If that is the case, we will reach triple digits for the first time in 2019. On a...
11:13, 06/09/2019

GE says French plant set for layoffs will not close down A General Electric (GE) factory in eastern France where the U.S. group is planning job cuts will not close down, and the firm is looking into alternatives there including building aeronautical parts, GE's French boss said in a media interview....
02:13, 06/02/2019

Burberry to close one in 10 stores worldwide Clothing company refuses to reveal location of the 38 outlets earmarked for closureBurberry is closing one in 10 stores around the world as part of an overhaul designed to take the luxury fashion brand more upmarket.The 163 year-old company refused t...
18:26, 05/16/2019

Lawmakers Keep Close Eye on Huawei Concession President Trump’s decision to let Huawei buy technology equipment again from the U.S. is emerging as a fresh source of tension between the administration and Senate Republicans....
14:52, 07/01/2019

Starwatch: close encounters with Jupiter After reaching its closest approach to Earth tonight, Jupiter comes into conjunction with the full moon next SundayToday Jupiter reaches its closest approach to Earth for the year. The configuration is known as opposition, as the sun is directly oppo...
22:52, 06/09/2019

How Salons Are Starting To Close The "Hair Pay Gap" For many years, the pursuit of good hair has been far more expensive for women than it is for men. Now, salons are looking to close that gap once and for all...
11:13, 05/10/2019

Charming Charlie to close all 261 stores in U.S. TODAY – The retail depression is claiming another victim. Charming Charlie, the accessories store known for organizing its purses, jewelry and apparel by color instead of category, filed for bankruptcy on Thursday for the second time in two yea...
05:13, 07/12/2019

Researchers are creepily close to predicting when you’re going to die Enlarge / Samples of donated blood in Vacutainer test tubes. (credit: Getty | Universal Images Group) If death is in the cards, it may also be in your blood. Measurements of 14 metabolic substances in blood were pretty good at predicting whether pe...
13:52, 08/22/2019

You Can’t Go Back to ‘Classic’ Gmail. But You Can Get Close — Here’s How Last year, Google began rolling out a major update for Gmail with lots of changes. Gone is the red, rectangular Compose button, for instance — it’s since been replaced with a white button with rounded edges. The design is all a little mor...
17:39, 07/31/2019

'It Chapter Two' doesn't know when to close the book "It Chapter Two" is in many ways a victim of its own success, a sequel virtually assured a vast audience that proceeds to undermine its virtues by conspicuously overplaying them and overstaying its welcome....
20:13, 09/03/2019

NY gun law set to go into effect, will close ‘Charleston Loophole’ The new law creates a 30-day period before allowing a sale to proceed if a background check does not come back instantly with a “proceed” notification from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) used by the FBI....
04:39, 09/12/2019

Seattle close to naming Ron Francis as GM Seattle's NHL expansion team is close to an agreement with Hockey Hall of Famer Ron Francis to become its first general manager, a person with direct knowledge tells The Associated Press....
15:52, 07/17/2019

Researchers close in on a new depression mechanism A study in rats identifies a key driver of anhedonia, the inability to experience pleasure. This finding may lead to new therapies not just for depression....
21:00, 05/24/2019

What to buy at Topshop’s sale before its US stores close Fresh-off-the-runway fast fashion is dead. Well, that’s the mood among Topshop and Topman fans stateside. On Thursday, the BBC reported that the British high street retailer will close all of its 11 United States stores, as well as 23 stores th...
20:52, 05/24/2019

Labour and Tories 'very, very close' on Brexit The main parties are "very, very close" on Brexit and so it would be "surprisingly easy" to broker a deal, cabinet newcomer Rory Stewart has told Sky News....
15:00, 05/05/2019

The New XPS 13 2-in-1 Comes Tantalizingly Close to Overshadowing the Original When it comes to laptops, I’m a big advocate of 2-in-1s like Lenovo’s Yoga C930 and Microsoft’s Surface Go because their flexible designs let you use them in situations a traditional notebook might not be able to handle. However, to deliver that kind...
09:52, 05/28/2019

‘Sad’ investors say they had no choice but to close Four Seasons Big names in finance and real estate who invested in the Four Seasons restaurant revival are miserable they were forced to close the place after less than a year — but said they had no choice. Real estate powerhouse Bill Rudin, who was married at the...
05:26, 06/12/2019

Sav’s Grill To Close After 11 Years Of Business LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – After 11 years in Lexington, Sav’s Grill & West African Cuisine is closing. Mamadou Savané made the announcement via Facebook. He did write that something new was coming, but did not specify what. Sav says TH...
15:26, 06/18/2019

Nominations set to close in race to be next UK leader Nominations are closing in the race to become Britain’s next prime minister, with almost a dozen contenders already battling it out over Brexit, tax policy and past drug use...
11:26, 06/10/2019

Blackstone Close to Deal to Buy CRH Division Global buyout firm Blackstone Group Inc. is in advanced talks to buy the European distribution arm of CRH PLC, one of the world’s largest building-materials suppliers, according to people familiar with the matter....
22:00, 07/15/2019

Green Dot Tumbles as Competitors Close In Shares in the bank known for issuing prepaid debit cards fell after it scaled back its revenue and profit outlook, citing competition from financial-tech startups that offer checking and savings accounts....
15:26, 08/09/2019

An up-close look at real Yankees’ savagery MINNEAPOLIS — Since Aaron Boone let the world know his hitters are savages in the box, in much more colorful language than that, the Yankees have averaged nearly seven runs a game. Sometimes only a triple play can slow them down. If the Yankees are t...
08:13, 07/24/2019

NYC’s Da Silvano restaurant is gone — but its replacement comes close For 41 years, Da Silvano’s bright yellow awnings on Sixth Avenue were a beacon for celebrities, writers and lesser-known lovers of Tuscan cuisine. Rihanna, Sean Penn and Owen Wilson all frequented Silvano Marchetto’s namesake Greenwich Village Italia...
01:13, 06/26/2019

Sources: Rockets making CP3, others available Houston GM Daryl Morey is making all players and picks available in talks, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, and even Chris Paul could be moved in the right deal....
18:13, 05/29/2019

Office grumps could be making the job better for everyone The office grump may be doing the whole company a favor. When disgruntled employees have a chance to gripe about pay and conditions, they skip work and leave for other jobs at lower rates, according to new research. As garment workers absorbed news t...
20:00, 05/29/2019

|Youthemploymentcouldbedowntomatch-making-study It's important for youth employment programmes to appropriately match job seekers with the requires skills employers are looking for, a study has found....
19:26, 06/17/2019

We must keep smartphones from making us dumber Most of us whose brains haven’t been fried by overuse of “smart” phones have tacitly assumed that there are great dangers to the overuse of those devices. Now, researchers in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia are confirming for us ...
03:13, 06/18/2019

| Cronje: We're making it hard for ourselves Golden Lions captain Ross Cronje admits his side still needs a lot of work despite claiming a dramatic come-from-behind win over the Free State Cheetahs....
19:52, 08/03/2019

Facebook is making changes to its mobile app Besides unveiling a new quicker and lighter Messenger app with end-to-end encryption, and new features for Instagram and WhatsApp, Facebook announced today some changes that are being made to its flagship app. The new focus of the Facebook app will b...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Pizza Hut is making a comeback Pizza Hut had struggled to compete against Domino's and Papa John's for the past few years. But that's changing now that the company is about to start its second year as the official pizza sponsor for the National Football League....
23:52, 09/12/2019

Motorola is making Android TVs too Shortly after smartphone company OnePlus launched a TV, rival Motorola has decided to do the same. In partnership with Indian e-commerce site FlipKart, Motorola India unveiled Motorola TV, a range of smart TVs with IPS technology in sizes ranging fro...
21:13, 09/16/2019

How to sign up for Making Tax Digital The wave of new guidelines concerning Making Tax Digital (MTD) start to come into force in the UK today as the first deadline is due to shut.Businesses that make payments via direct debit must register with HMRC by today (Friday 27th July) or risk po...
12:52, 07/26/2019

How to Mount a TV Without Making a Mess Don’t underestimate the time and energy it takes to mount your TV on the wall yourself. Here’s how to do it and keep your wall — and your peace of mind — in one piece....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Warriors making fun of defense they don’t want to see again OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors continued goofing on the old-school box-and-one defense the Raptors employed in the final minutes of Game 2 Sunday in Toronto. The more Golden State made fun of it, the more it seems the Warriors don’t want to see it ag...
10:52, 06/05/2019

Google won't be making any more tablets Earlier this year, we had heard that Google confirmed plans for new Chrome tablets and laptops. Now, Google has made an about-face, and scrapped plans for tablets in lieu of Chrome laptops exclusively, ComputerWorld reports.The in-house hardware team...
01:26, 06/21/2019

The Boondocks is making a comeback on HBO Max Almost 15 years after the original series premiere, grade school freedom fighter Huey Freeman, his hot take-heavy younger brother Riley, and their perpetually tired grandfather Robert are returning to television. HBO Max announced today that Aaron Mc...
13:52, 09/19/2019

Fed chair is in a box of Trump’s making Addressing a conference in Chicago, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell suggested the central bank could cut interests rates if the trade war necessitates action to stabilize the economy....
19:00, 06/05/2019

Jupiter will soon be so close to Earth you’ll be able to see its moons without a telescope Jupiter, the mighty “king” of the planets in our solar system, is regularly visible for those who know where and when to look for it, but next week will be a particularly special time for anyone who wants to catch a glimpse of the gas gia...
19:26, 06/06/2019

Schwartz, Tarasenko have Blues close to Cup Final The Blues are within one win of their first Stanley Cup Final since 1970 and Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz have played huge roles        ...
14:00, 05/21/2019

I think OnePlus peaked with this phone, and nothing since comes close to heart It was November 2017, and the world of mobile was gearing for a well-deserved winter hibernation as all of the important devices had already been released. And rightly so - 2017 will go down in smartphone history as the year that injected devices wit...
18:13, 05/13/2019

Dog day delights: The best NYC events to close out summer 2019 Don’t let the haters fool you: Did you know that only earlier this week we hit the mathematical midpoint of summer? Yeah, it might feel like the dog days are taking a lot out of you, but the best way to fight the summer slump is to soak it all up, be...
09:52, 08/10/2019

Dress Barn is about to close 650 stores — here's a map of these locations As shopping has shifted online and styles have evolved, Ascena has been grappling with sagging sales and a large debt-load. Looking to stem the losses, Ascena is turning to pruning its less successful brands....
20:52, 05/21/2019

Turkey ex-PM Davutoglu close to being expelled from AKP party Turkey's ex-PM is one step closer to being removed by his own party. This comes amid rumors of Erdogan's growing fears of being replaced by other high-profile party members....
15:13, 09/04/2019

Report: Brady, Pats close on extension Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are nearing a contract extension that would tie the quarterback to the franchise beyond his upcoming 20th NFL season, according to multiple reports Sunday....
01:26, 08/05/2019

The U.S. is Close to a Peace Deal With the Taliban, Officials Say The U.S. and the Taliban both say they are close to calling it peace after 18 years of war and multiple rounds of tense but cordial negotiations between dark-suited diplomats and turbaned fighters over cups of tea in plush hotels in Doha, Qatar. On o...
04:13, 08/09/2019

| Griezmann close to Barca move - reports Atletico Madrid's World Cup winner Antoine Griezmann is nearing a transfer to Barcelona, according to reports on Thursday in his native France and in Spain....
22:00, 07/11/2019

California racing course refuses to close after two more horses die The Santa Anita Park horse racing track near Los Angeles will not close before season-end as requested by regulators, its owners said on Sunday, after media reported that two more horses died at the course, bringing the toll to 29 since Christmas....
11:13, 06/10/2019

US, France praise close ties on D-Day anniversary France wants the D-Day commemoration to showcase its long friendship with the United States, but relations are strained as President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron meet on the sidelines of the 75th anniversary. (June 6)  ...
19:13, 06/06/2019

Metta World Peace Is Ready for His Close-Up. Again. World Peace, known as Ron Artest for much of his N.B.A. career, has become a strong voice on mental health and the subject of a documentary. But he knows many remember him for one thing: the brawl....
09:39, 05/29/2019

Merkel wants close Britain-EU partnership after Brexit Germany wants Britain to maintain a close partnership with the European Union after its divorce from the bloc, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday....
14:26, 08/14/2019

US state's only abortion clinic could close down by the end of the week The only abortion clinic in Missouri could close by the end of the week because the state is threatening to not renew its licence, it has been claimed....
04:00, 05/29/2019

Doping: WADA close to deciding on new president The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) could have chosen a new president by Tuesday with Poland's Witold Banka, a former middle distance runner, and Marcos Diaz, a Hall of Fame swimmer from the Dominican Republic, competing to lead the troubled body....
00:00, 05/14/2019

Officials close the Eiffel Tower as a man climbs it Officers are still talking with a man who climbed up the side of the Eiffel Tower on Monday afternoon, triggering an evacuation of the famous structure, French police told CNN....
21:26, 05/20/2019

Salary transparency helps close the pay gap but there’s a catch Are you being underpaid? Sharing pay data is probably the easiest way to ensure every employee gets the same pay for the same job. But new research suggests that employers may claw back those gains made by underpaid staff over time. Economists from t...
23:26, 05/13/2019

Santa Anita won't close despite 2 deaths in 2 days A second horse in two days and 29th overall has died at Santa Anita, where management has chosen to continue racing for the rest of the current meet....
11:52, 06/10/2019

GM's transmission plant in Mich. to close in three days While workers lament the plant closing, GM said it will have opportunities for all displaced workers at the plant to transfer to other GM operations....
23:13, 07/30/2019

Instagram Will Now Warn You If Your Account Is Close to Being Yanked Instagram’s recent rollouts of updates to its platform continues this week with two more changes around post and account take-downs, as well as a new process for appealing content deletion that it will expand in the coming months. Read more......
02:39, 07/19/2019

Polls close in Lithuania presidential election Dalia Grybauskaite is set to leave the presidential office after two terms as head of state. Nearly 2.5 million people in the Baltic country were eligible to vote for her replacement....
11:00, 05/13/2019

The Little Mermaid Could Be Close to Finding Its King Triton Kevin Smith teases not one, not two, but a trio of Batmen actors in the Jay & Silent Bob reboot. Quentin Tarantino promises his Star Trek film is basically Pulp Fiction with phasers. Snoopy is heading to space for Apple TV+. Plus, Arrow and Super...
15:26, 07/18/2019

25 years later: How an off-day sparked Rangers to close out a Stanley Cup If the game had been on June 13 instead of June 14, then the past 25 years might have been completely different. But a quarter-century later, the Rangers and their fans get to look back on Game 7 of the 1994 Stanley Cup final as the day The Curse was...
08:00, 06/14/2019

Airbus delivered close to 390 jets in H1 -sources Airbus deliveries rose about 28 percent in the first half to just under 390 aircraft, putting the planemaker on course to beat crisis-hit Boeing in 2019 but handing it a record production task in the second half, industry sources said....
12:39, 07/05/2019

MLB notebook: Ohtani 'getting close' to mound work Los Angeles Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani continues to progress in his rehab from Tommy John surgery, and he could throw from a mound before the All-Star break....
04:52, 06/14/2019

How Kate Moss Close could pave the way to a better world A drive for more streets to be named after women won’t solve sexism and racism – but it’s a startA new initiative in Bradford is hoping women will take up more literal and figurative space in the UK. Through the Pioneering Bradford Lasses campaign, m...
19:13, 06/12/2019

Curry, Warriors close out Rockets in Game 6 Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 60 points, and the visiting Golden State Warriors pulled away late in Game 6 to claim their Western Conference semifinal series with a 118-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday....
09:00, 05/11/2019

Facebook Close to Launching WhatsApp Pay in India Facebook is moving a step closer to launching its long-delayed WhatsApp payments service in India after wrapping up an audit of related data practices, according to people familiar with the matter....
17:26, 07/17/2019

Germany beat Spain to close in on next round Sara Daebritz scored the only goal of the game as Germany beat Spain 1-0 in their women's World Cup Group B match on Wednesday to all but secure a spot in the next round....
00:52, 06/13/2019

RPT-VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving cars, VW says Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thursday....
15:26, 06/13/2019

Agent says Elliott, Cowboys 'very close' to deal The Cowboys and star running back Ezekiel Elliott are "very close" to agreement on a new deal, his agent, Rocky Arceneaux, told reporters at DFW International Airport....
01:39, 09/04/2019

Ford to close Bridgend plant - reports Ford refuses to comment as speculation suggests closure could be announced on Thursday Ford is set to close its Bridgend engine plant in Wales, multiple sources are reporting. The news - which will lead to around 1700 job losses - is set to be annou...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Lyon close in on top-three finish with Marseille rout "Olympique Lyonnais took a big step towards a top-three finish in Ligue 1 and a berth in next season\u0027s Champions League qualifying rounds after a fine performance gave them a 3-0 win at Olympique Marseille who finished with 10 men on Sunday."...
09:26, 05/13/2019

Gary Sanchez ‘close to being an option’ again for Yankees Gary Sanchez (strained groin) is eligible to come off the IL on Saturday. Sanchez said through an interpreter Friday he “feels good” and has been going through hitting and catching drills. Aaron Boone, however, said his starting catcher won’t be acti...
11:52, 08/03/2019

Raptors close out Bucks to reach first NBA Finals SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break down the Raptors' closeout win over the Bucks that clinched a spot in the NBA Finals.        ...
09:39, 05/26/2019

Polls close in Lithuania presidental election Dalia Grybauskaite is set to leave the presidential office after two terms as head of state. Nearly 2.5 million people in the Baltic country were eligible to vote for her replacement....
21:13, 05/12/2019

The new Greg Maddux? A healthy Hyun-Jin Ryu comes close "Maddux might have him by like a smidgen," his catcher says. But with pinpoint control and a strikeout-to-walk ratio that's out of this world, the Dodgers lefty is making a strong impression....
17:00, 05/12/2019

Mickelson's close calls at US Open US OPEN '19: A capsule look at Phil Mickelson's close calls at the major he hasn't won        ...
22:39, 06/07/2019

Guatemalans to vote in close presidential runoff Guatemalans go the polls Sunday in the second-round presidential runoff, pitting ex-first lady Sandra Torres against conservative Alejandro Giammattei in a nation beset by poverty, unemployment and emigration...
07:52, 08/11/2019

ThinkGeek.com to close, replaced as a section of GameStop Sad news for anyone who loves geeky goods and top-notch April Fools’ jokes: ThinkGeek.com, the 20-year-old online retailer known for selling more geek-centric gadgets and peripherals than you could fit in a TARDIS, is going away. According to a...
01:00, 06/15/2019

John Bolton Is So Close to War With Iran He Can Taste It On Sunday night, the White House announced that the Pentagon will deploy the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and a bomber task force to the US Central Command region “in response to a number of troubling and escalatory indications and warnin...
06:39, 05/06/2019

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving cars, VW says Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thursday....
15:26, 06/13/2019

Aaron Judge isn’t close to returning to the Yankees Aaron Judge said before the Yankees’ 3-1 win over the Mariners on Thursday night at the Stadium that he’s still experiencing discomfort from his strained left oblique, so he hasn’t begun baseball activities. As for Giancarlo Stanton, he hit off...
14:52, 05/10/2019

Strengthening Hurricane Humberto to close in on Bermuda Strengthening Hurricane Humberto is expected to track close enough to Bermuda to unleash heavy rain, strong winds and pounding seas during the middle of this week....
09:13, 09/17/2019

Spillway north of New Orleans to close in July NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers expects to begin closing a Mississippi River spillway north of New Orleans sometime in the second or third week of July. The corps began opening the Bonnet Carré Spillway on May 10 to relieve stress on l...
18:13, 06/27/2019

T-Mobile says cost to close merger with Sprint should come down by 10% T-Mobile US said on Friday that the cost required to acquire smaller rival Sprint will come down by 10 percent from the initial $26.5 billion following the divesture of assets to Dish Network ....
22:00, 07/26/2019

Tyronn Lue is close to battling LeBron’s Lakers Tyronn Lue nearly reunited with LeBron James this spring. Now, the veteran NBA coach may soon be tasked with taking down The King. The Clippers are close to hiring Lue as an assistant coach, the New York Times reported Wednesday, which would add anot...
01:13, 08/15/2019

Walgreens to close about 200 stores in United States Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc said on Tuesday it plans to close about 200 U.S. stores and expects to record related pre-tax charges of between $1.9 billion and $2.4 billion....
01:00, 08/07/2019

Windows or Chromebook? A Best Buy salesman told me it isn't even close After Google hires Bill Nye to explain that people are just scared to leave their decrepit Windows laptops for Chromebooks, I thought I'd get another opinion. It was harsh....
15:26, 08/18/2019

How a CIA agent and the ‘Red Prince’ terrorist became dangerously close In 1973, a dashing figure strutted the streets of Beirut as if he owned the town. Ali Hassan Salameh was the world’s most feared terrorist, leader of Yasser Arafat’s ruthless Black September assassins and a kill-on-sight target of the Mossad. The 33-...
02:00, 06/09/2019

Tucson migrant shelter set to close in July TUCSON — Blankets line the floor of Tucson City councilman Steve Kozachik’s midtown office Saturday. On Friday night, dozens of migrant children slept here because Kozachik said Tucson’s Benedictine Monastery, the main shelter the c...
19:52, 06/30/2019

Fearless Ajax close in on fairytale final The tale of two of the most unlikely Champions League semifinalists in recent years continued in thrilling fashion Tuesday, as Ajax secured a narrow but potentially crucial first-leg victory over Tottenham....
01:26, 05/01/2019

Sapp: DT McCoy 'not even close' to a Bucs legend Hall of Famer Warren Sapp disagrees with former Bucs defensive tackle Gerald McCoy's recent comments that Tampa Bay erred by giving away his jersey number to Ndamukong Suh....
03:13, 08/15/2019

The Latest: Flynn told of contacts by some close to WH WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn (all times local): 6:55 p.m. A federal judge has ordered portions of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report to be unredacted and made public in the crim...
07:26, 05/17/2019

Crude Oil Plunges on ... Saudi Pledge? Not Even Close AFTER a big move in oil ... there's always a "reason" to explain the price action. Yet Elliott wave analysis spotted a clear chart set-up in crude before it made headlines. See it for yourself right here....
17:26, 05/01/2019

Eli Manning’s wild ride as Giants era comes to close The Post takes a look at the highs and lows of Eli Manning’s career following Tuesday’s announcement that rookie Daniel Jones will be taking over as the Giants starting quarterback. Highs April 24, 2004: Amid threats he would sit out if t...
06:13, 09/18/2019

Amazon close to swallowing slice of Deliveroo Amazon, the internet retailing behemoth, is in talks to invest hundreds of millions of pounds in the British food delivery app Deliveroo, giving it a huge boost in its international battle with rival Uber Eats. ...
01:52, 05/17/2019

Walgreens plans to close 200 U.S. stores, according to new SEC filing Walgreens is closing 200 U.S. stores, or less than 3% of its U.S. total, the drugstore chain confirmed Tuesday.       ...
02:39, 08/07/2019

Kevin Durant ‘not close’ to returning to the Warriors Warriors star Kevin Durant is “not close” to recovering from his right calf strain, ESPN reported Thursday. Durant was injured in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinal series against the Rockets. He missed Golden State’s clinching Game 6 victory...
05:00, 05/17/2019

Stanton close to rejoining Yankees' lineup Outfielder Giancarlo Stanton, who has appeared in just nine games this season due to multiple injuries, figures to be back in the New York Yankees' lineup within the next two days....
08:00, 09/18/2019

Barneys files for bankruptcy, will close 15 stores Barneys has gone bust. The luxury retail giant filed for bankruptcy early Tuesday, announcing plans to close 15 stores across the nation. The retailer, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Manhattan federal court, will shutter locations in Las Ve...
17:00, 08/06/2019

Hudson's Bay to close Dutch stores -newspaper Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay will close its Dutch stores by the end of 2019, laying off some 1,400 employees, the Dutch business daily Financieel Dagblad reported on Saturday....
01:52, 09/01/2019

How to Automatically Close Safari Tabs on Your iPhone I probably use my phone to search for at least a dozen things on the web every day, often more. For each search or visit to a favorite website, I instinctively open a new tab. Eventually, that means I have a pretty significant number of tabs open on ...
04:52, 07/14/2019

Report: Dubai plane that crashed followed others too close DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Experts investigating a fatal airplane crash that killed four people working on improvements at Dubai International Airport say the aircraft involved had followed too close to other larger planes just before the cra...
13:26, 06/23/2019

Kyle Chandler on getting up close and personal with Godzilla Kyle Chandler stars in Legendary Pictures new “Monster-verse” movie, Godzilla: King of the Monsters—the sequel to Gareth Edward’s 2014 film that sees the titan go up against some of his biggest enemies, including Mothra, Rodan, and King Ghidorah. We ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

O'Sullivan and Robertson close in Shanghai semi "The Shanghai Masters semi-final encounter between Neil Robertson and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan is poised on a knife-edge after a thrilling first session."...
14:13, 09/14/2019

Maryland vs. Temple: Underdog Owls will keep it close A new look is not always an improvement, but there is a lot more to like about Maryland because of two fresh faces — coach Mike Locksley and quarterback Josh Jackson — and a fast-paced offense that is putting up mind-boggling numbers. Jackson, a tran...
15:26, 09/14/2019

Medication use drops when local drugstores close (Reuters Health) - People are less likely to take their heart medicine when their local pharmacies close, and the drop-off persists for at least a year, according to a U.S. study....
01:00, 05/02/2019

Golf: Spieth says he is close to top form, but critics not so sure Jordan Spieth will have a third opportunity to complete the career grand slam at the PGA Championship this week, but his form is a far cry from that which saw him ranked third in the world as recently as this time last year....
19:52, 05/13/2019

Rask, Bruins close out Jackets in Game 6 Tuukka Rask made 39 saves as the visiting Boston Bruins advanced to the Eastern Conference final for the first time since 2013 with a 3-0 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 6 on Monday....
09:26, 05/07/2019

Never Panic About Forgetting to Close the Garage Door Again For $20 Off If you have a garage, first of all, jealous. Second of all, it’s cheaper than you might think to upgrade to a smart garage door opener that you can control from anywhere. Just click this link to add a 10% coupon to your Amazon account, which will bri...
18:52, 06/19/2019

Are flashbacks really necessary for OITNB to bring its story to a close? Welcome to The A.V. Club’s coverage of Orange Is The New Black’s final season. The thirteen reviews will be going up over the course of this weekend: five on Friday, four on Saturday, and the final four reviews on Sunday. As always, the reviews have ...
20:52, 07/26/2019

Sources: Rockets, D'Antoni close to extension Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to eliminate the buyout language that had derailed extension talks with coach Mike D'Antoni, and the two sides are near an agreement, sources told ESPN....
18:26, 06/08/2019

Hazard close to £88m Real Madrid move "Chelsea forward Eden Hazard is set to join Real Madrid after a deal worth 100 million euros ($112.65 million) plus add-ons was agreed between the two clubs on Thursday, British and Spanish media reported."...
22:13, 06/06/2019

Mistakes you're making with your toiletry bag Everyone makes these mistakes with their toiletry bag. Follow these tips when packing for your next trip!        ...
21:39, 05/03/2019

The Morning After: Making millions from esports Welcome to Monday! If you weren't built for sports (guilty), then esports might offer similar financial rewards, with this year's Dota 2 tournament offering up more money than major traditional sport events. Also: accusations of crimes IN S...
17:13, 08/26/2019

Why you should avoid making decisions when you’re hungry A new study suggests that people seek instant gratification when they have an empty stomach – which means they are more likely to settle for lessName: Empty stomach stupidity syndrome.Age: As old as the first missed breakfast. Continue reading......
22:52, 09/17/2019

Tesla Is Making a Ton of Money Off of Everyone Else and You Didn't Even Know It How gas-powered car purchases help keep Tesla going, Toyota’s warnings about the Trump administration’s proposed Mexican tariffs, more tariff news, the latest on the Fiat Chrysler-Renault relationship, and new electric-vehicle partnerships. All this ...
16:39, 06/05/2019

ISIS propaganda could be making a comeback A spate of recent videos published to ISIS’ social media channels show fighters pledging allegiance to ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, according to Voice of America....
06:52, 07/14/2019

The big mistake the Federal Reserve is making right now In the current era of low inflation, it has been the failure to tighten monetary policy when asset bubbles develop that has led to recessions when those bubbles burst....
03:26, 05/04/2019

Return of two Yankees would be ‘like making a big trade’ CLEVELAND — CC Sabathia, who was celebrated in his retirement season in the city where his career began Tuesday night, said he has confidence in the Yankees front office addressing areas of need and that it would be great to add a starter. But he als...
08:00, 07/10/2019

Tesla has blueprints for a submarine car it isn't making Tired of driving your car on land like everyone else? It turns out Tesla's engineers have designed a submarine car that would be capable of travelling underwater as well as on the roads.Tesla's CEO, Elon Musk, spoke of the designs in the co...
11:39, 06/12/2019

Why does Netflix keep making so many cheap TV movies? From the studio that brought you Roma comes Secret Obsession, the latest in an increasingly long line of sub-Lifetime channel, semi-ironic duds You don’t need to watch Netflix’s upcoming movie Secret Obsession to know exactly what it’s going to be li...
07:26, 07/10/2019

Apple's services are making more money than ever Usually, when Apple releases its quarterly earnings, you'll find a quote from CEO Tim Cook in the release at least mentions the iPhone -- after all, it accounts for the single biggest chunk of the company's quarterly takings. This time, tho...
23:00, 04/30/2019

The new Mini Electric has been a decade in the making Mini's first trials of a battery-powered model showed promise, and the new car shows how far things have come It’s nearly a decade since the field trials of the Mini E prototype in the UK. Loaned to selected members of the public (as well as in othe...
21:26, 07/09/2019

The MLB teams making bettors the most money Sharps often pass on the Major League Baseball All-Star Game (Fox, 7:30 p.m.) because it’s such a crapshoot. VSiN’s Wes Reynolds already covered options and strategies in Tuesday’s special feature, so let’s devote “Bet Smart” to studying teams that w...
20:26, 07/09/2019

The making of Arsenal star Pepe When players and leading officials at Nicolas Pepe's former club Lille talk about the scintillating young star, they frequently refer to him as: "super talent."...
00:26, 09/14/2019

Is Higher Volatility Making a Comeback? After being in a state of dormancy over the past eight years, high volatility is showing signs of making a comeback across a wide range of asset classes....
19:26, 08/20/2019

Take that, take that: Diddy and MTV are reviving Making The Band Sean “Diddy” Combs and MTV are reuniting for a revival of the cult reality classic, Making The Band. Per Deadline, the global search for potential talent began today and the show is slated to premiere sometime in 2020. The announcement comes just as ...
01:00, 07/16/2019

Making the Band Is Coming Back to MTV Prepare for the return of Making the Band. Sean "Diddy" Combs and MTV are reviving the classic reality competition show that put together bands like O-Town and Danity Kane.......
09:26, 07/16/2019

Nintendo probably isn’t making the N64 Classic Edition, so someone else did When Nintendo followed up its exceedingly popular NES Classic Edition with the SNES Classic Edition, we assumed an N64 Classic Edition would be the logical next step. Unfortunately, the company confirmed that there won’t be any more retro conso...
03:00, 06/07/2019

How Ady Suleiman is making his way back to stardom A few years ago, Ady Suleiman was signed to Simon Cowell's music label and performing at Glastonbury. Then, his mental health began to deteriorate. He tells Frankie McCoy about his journey back to the big time...
09:26, 07/11/2019

'Shop Contest: Freelancing After Making Super Mario Maker 2 was recently released and I’ve got Mario Maker 2 on the brain. I also wonder if making levels pays very well? Probably not. So construction Mario and his bro must work some side gigs to help make ends meet....
19:00, 07/07/2019

The jeweler to ‘80s pop royalty is making a comeback In the 1980s and early ’90s, Richard Minadeo created jewels for rock royalty. Fans of his chunky gold pieces — studded with rhinestones, sharp-carved beads and religious imagery — included Cher, Carly Simon and Madonna. Then, in the early 2000s, he d...
16:00, 08/19/2019

CDC: Pig ear dog treats are making people sick The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration and local health officials are investigating salmonella outbreaks in 13 states that may have been caused by pig ear dog treats....
09:54, 07/06/2019

Making Mars habitable might be possible thanks to aerogel As far as anyone knows, Mars is currently totally devoid of life. We don’t know if that was always the case, but we know that modern-day Mars is a rather hostile place to be thanks to frigid temperatures and deadly radiation. When humans eventu...
03:00, 07/17/2019

Nike Is Making Nintendo 64 Sneakers An upcoming colourway of Nike’s Air Max 97 doesn’t make an official mention of the console—gotta keep those lawyers at arm’s length—but its inspiration is clear: this is a Nintendo 64 sneaker....
03:39, 07/09/2019

Making A Difference: Books And Barbers LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A local barbershop is touting the “Books and Barbers” program as a brand new service that provides a male role model in the lives of children who might not otherwise have one. At Prince Cuts Barbershop, the...
00:26, 05/31/2019

Making India Eco-Friendly with CNG Cars Factory fitted CNG cars are safer, cleaner and a fuel efficient alternative. Maruti Suzuki tops the CNG segment in terms of safety. They have the largest range of CNG cars, and with over 5 lakh cars......
19:57, 08/12/2019

Bugatti is making only 10 of these $9 million supercars Bugatti unveiled its latest limited-edition model at a classic car show in California Friday. The Bugatti Centodieci will cost $9 million and only 10 will be made....
03:13, 08/17/2019

Is Vaping Making People Sick? The CDC recently announced that it’s found over 150 people with serious respiratory illnesses and a history of vaping. We don’t know yet whether vaping caused them to get sick, but an investigation is ongoing. Here’s what you need to know....
05:13, 08/23/2019

Lizzo Is Out Here Making Her Own Popstar Pathway “I didn’t have enough women to look up to & they weren’t given enough space in the industry to carve out a lane for big girls that are brown & black & want to sing & dance without getting body shamed"...
12:13, 05/02/2019

Ars on your lunch break: The fate we might be making for ourselves Enlarge / Suck it, Skynet. Today we’re presenting the second installment of my conversation with Naval Ravikant about existential risks. Naval is one of tech’s most successful angel investors and the founder of multiple startups—including seed-sta...
22:26, 06/18/2019

Adidas Is Making Pokemon Sneakers Following on from their Game of Thrones tie-in, Adidas will soon be releasing a pair of sneakers based on Pokemon. Not Detective Pikachu, just regular ol’ Pokemon....
03:26, 05/07/2019

The Perfect Time to Get Into Bread Making is Right Now Baking a loaf of bread from scratch seems like the quintessential winter cooking project. The coziness of a warm kitchen and the smell of freshly baked bread are so comforting on a cold day that it feels weird to even think about them in summertime. ...
17:13, 09/06/2019

Spectrum is making all 164 episodes of Mad About You available before reboot Because everything old is new again, 1990s domestic sitcom Mad About You will be returning to revisit Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt as longtime TV couple the Buchmans, now empty nesters. Still in their slanty Manhattan apartment? Maybe with a new dog? W...
01:00, 07/19/2019

UK Man Becomes First Convicted In Britain Of Making 3D-Printer Gun A 26-year-old man has become the first person in Britain to be convicted of making a firearm with a 3D printer that was capable of firing a lethal shot, police said on Wednesday....
18:52, 06/19/2019

UK Man Becomes First Convicted in Britain of Making 3D-Printed Gun A 26-year-old man has become the first person in Britain to be convicted of making a firearm with a 3D printer that was capable of firing a lethal shot, police said on Wednesday....
11:39, 06/20/2019

Facebook wants to combat deepfakes by making its own With algorithmically-generated fabricated videos, otherwise called deepfakes, on the rise, Facebook is teaming up with Microsoft and seven academic institutions in the US for a Deepfake Detection Challenge. The contest — meant to develop technology f...
14:39, 09/06/2019

This 50-year-old dog walker retired after making over $1M When Kristin Morrison was in her mid-20s, she had no idea what she wanted to do with her life.Then one day she went for a walk and everything changed....
21:26, 08/28/2019

Gio Gonzalez is making the Mets look awful Gio Gonzalez has been more than a marginal upgrade for the Brewers since the Mets passed on him again after he opted out of his minor-league contract with the Yankees last month. The 33-year-old lefty owns a 2-0 record and a 1.69 ERA in four starts f...
18:52, 05/16/2019

Sony will keep making smartphones, whatever the cost Sony's new CEO has confirmed that the company will keep faith in its mobile division, despite its numerous struggles. Kenichiro Yoshida (pictured), who replaced Kaz Hirai as head of the Japanese giant, told journalists that he wouldn't walk...
15:00, 05/22/2019

Amazon is making Alexa easier to use Imagine being able to arrange a night out in advance through Alexa by engaging in a naturally flowing conversation with the virtual assistant. According to VentureBeat, this is what Amazon showed off last week at its re: Mars conference when it unvei...
22:00, 06/15/2019

Review: Making a Spectacle of History (and Herself) Radu Jude’s “I Do Not Care if We Go Down in History as Barbarians” is a complicated meditation on the responsibilities — and limits — of art in the face of horror....
15:52, 07/18/2019

Endometriosis: Are scientists making any headway? Endometriosis is a common chronic condition, though nobody knows what drives its development. A new study takes us a little closer to tackling its causes....
19:52, 05/22/2019

3 mistakes you're probably making with your money Everyone makes money mistakes, but some common missteps could come at a tremendous cost to your long-term financial security.        ...
19:13, 05/08/2019

Comment Of The Day: Making Tracks Edition Earlier today Patrick asked all of you what kind of car you would steal if humanity and civilization as we know it simply collapsed one day. Our entire lives are built on a fragile paper mache foundation and it’s a very real possibility that everythi...
04:26, 09/07/2019

A sea otter is making a big splash at the Oregon Zoo A sea otter is making a big splash at the Oregon Zoo. Meet Juno! Watch as she slam-dunks the ball into the hoop before fetching a fish. Zookeepers say Juno’s got game and loves to do tricks but her splashy skills aren’t just for show. Exp...
08:00, 05/09/2019

The PIS2 is a portable PS2 years in the making The PlayStation 2 has been in the grave for over a decade, but that hasn't kept gamers from tinkering with Sony's iconic console. Reddit user darkwingmod has been working on and off for several years to perfect his vision of a portable PS2,...
03:39, 09/06/2019

| Not making top eight a 'disaster' for Kaizer Chiefs Kaizer Chiefs coach Ernst Middendorp said it was a disaster that the Soweto giants missed out on a place in the top eight of the Absa Premiership this season....
14:39, 05/12/2019

Why ERA isn’t the best stat to use when making baseball bets Last week we talked about the best ways for sports bettors to evaluate Major League Baseball offenses (look at team on-base percentage!). Today, we’re going focus on starting pitching. Most bettors place a lot of weight on who’s starting on the mound...
18:39, 05/06/2019

Anna Sui is making Tevas cool again Anna Sui is over stilettos. “I don’t know when the last time I wore heels was,” she tells Threads. “It just doesn’t look right anymore. It looks too old fashioned when there’s a dressy shoe with a dressy dress.” In fact, the designer has now taken th...
15:39, 05/08/2019

Adidas Is Making Naruto Sneakers Adidas’ recent Dragon Ball collection was trash, but that hasn’t stopped the company from returning to the vintage manga/anime well, with a new lineup that’s all about Naruto....
10:26, 07/01/2019

Google's officially done making its own tablets Yes, the Pixel Slate is Google's last tablet. The information was recently confirmed by the company's hardware head Rick Osterloh, who also said that Google will continue to support its partners who decide to launch new tablets going forward.Instead,...
20:52, 06/21/2019

Amazon making Washington their second home NBC NEWS – In just about every direction, the White House is surrounded by e-commerce giant Amazon and its CEO Jeff Bezos. Almost due west from the executive mansion is Amazon Books, a brick-and-mortar version of its e-commerce destination. The...
19:13, 09/07/2019

Facebook to be fined close to $5B after privacy breaches: report The fine would be the largest the FTC has levied on a tech company. But it won't make much of a dent for Facebook, which had nearly US$56 billion in revenue last year....
06:52, 07/13/2019

S&P 500 surges to a record close on strength of the Fed’s rate-cut signals The Standard & Poor’s 500 topped its mark at closing one day after the Federal Reserve sent its strongest signal to date that it may take steps to guard against an economic downturn....
02:00, 06/21/2019

Red Bull's Verstappen: Promising to be so close after poor Friday Max Verstappen says it was "promising" to be so close to Ferrari and Mercedes in Formula 1 British Grand Prix practice, despite enduring "one of the worst" Fridays of 2019...
22:00, 07/12/2019

Couchsurfing in Iran: close encounters in a foreign country Many consider Iran a dangerous travel destination. But the Iranians are probably some of the most hospitable people in the world. Join us on a trip through the living rooms of the Islamic Republic....
18:52, 06/07/2019

Huawei is too close to Chinese government: U.S. defense chief Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Saturday that technology firm Huawei was too close to the Chinese government, adding that Washington was concerned about cyber attacks and the theft of intellectual property....
08:52, 06/01/2019

North Carolina’s Special Election: When Do the Polls Close? Primary voters will thin a field of more than two dozen candidates running to replace Walter B. Jones Jr., a longtime congressman who died in February....
14:00, 04/30/2019

University to close classroom where fatal shooting occurred CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina university chancellor says the school will not use the classroom where a gunman opened fire in April, killing two students and wounding four others. UNC Charlotte Chancellor Philip Dubois said in an email sent ...
00:26, 05/31/2019

Israel election too close to call: exit polls Exit polls show Netanyahu's Likud and the centrist Blue and White in a close tie. Neither party has enough seats with their allies to form a majority, raising the prospect of tough negotiations for a unity government....
06:13, 09/18/2019

Fighting in Afghanistan escalates as US and Taliban 'close to deal' The US is "at the threshold of an agreement" with the Taliban, the US envoy in Afghanistan has said. But the militant Islamist group has stepped up assaults on cities in an apparent attempt to strengthen its hand....
17:52, 09/01/2019

Barneys Files for Bankruptcy, Plans to Close Most Stores The luxury retailer filed for bankruptcy protection with plans to close most of its stores and a $75 million financing package that would give it time to find a buyer....
15:00, 08/06/2019

Close Fucking Call: This Product That Got A New Look Still Has The Same Great Taste There’s nothing more difficult than when a comforting constant in your life is suddenly taken away from you. The resulting vacuum can fill a person with fear, confusion, and pain. This terrifying story of unexpected change thankfully ends well, but i...
20:39, 05/30/2019

Mets confident an Edwin Diaz resurgence may be ‘this close’ KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mets pitching coach Phil Regan held his left thumb about a half-inch from his index finger on Saturday when discussing his pet project. “I think we’re this close,” Regan said, referring to Edwin Diaz and a possible resurgence for t...
02:13, 08/18/2019

New York's Four Seasons Restaurant to close less than a year after reopening Restaurant, which opened in in 1959 in the Seagram Building, will close the week of 10 JuneThe Four Seasons Restaurant in New York is to close, less than a year after it reopened away from the Seagram Building, the masterpiece of modern architecture ...
23:39, 06/08/2019

Amazon close to buying a stake in UK's Deliveroo: Sky News Amazon.com Inc is in talks to invest hundreds of millions of pounds in UK food delivery app Deliveroo as part of a $575 million fundraising, Sky News reported on Thursday, citing sources....
10:13, 05/17/2019

This $700 Lego Star Destroyer is as close as you’ll get to the real thing This is the $699, 4,784-piece Ultimate Collector Series Imperial Star Destroyer. [credit: LEGO ] You probably remember the first time you sa...
23:52, 09/06/2019

NYC passes rule to close ‘Kushner loophole’ in construction NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers have voted to close the “Kushner loophole” that critics say encourages landlords to file false paperwork. The bill approved Wednesday by the City Council will require regulators to double-check when...
01:13, 05/09/2019

Microsoft wants to close the UWP, Win32 divide with 'Windows Apps' Is Microsoft's UWP going away? Is the Microsoft Store on its way out? Microsoft Corporate VP Kevin Gallo explains the latest twists in Microsoft's long and winding Windows developer platform strategy....
18:39, 05/08/2019

Amazon close to buying a stake in UK's Deliveroo -Sky News Amazon.com Inc is in talks to invest hundreds of millions of pounds in UK food delivery app Deliveroo as part of a $575 million fundraising, Sky News reported on Thursday, citing sources....
01:39, 05/17/2019

A brand new Android phone you can’t buy is as close as we’ve seen to a perfect design We’re getting awfully close to the all-screen phone with all want, thanks to several innovations that have allowed smartphone vendors to reduce bezels to a minimum and increase screen real estate without also increasing the overall footprint of...
20:13, 09/17/2019

Wall St. Poised for Rebound as Turbulent Week Comes to a Close Stock futures were up, suggesting that a rocky week could end on an upbeat note despite persistent worries about the American economy and the trade war between Washington and Beijing....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Oregon teachers are walking out, forcing 600 schools to close Tens of thousands of teachers will air their grievances at protests across the state Wednesday. But unlike with other protests, these teachers aren't fighting for higher pay....
01:26, 05/09/2019

Close encounter with a 16TB HDD: Meet the Toshiba MG08 HDD Toshiba is one of the three big suppliers of hard disc drives left in the business which is predicted to still account for a whopping 59 percent of storage in 2025. Spinning disc drives, in the right configuration, still provide one of the most cost ...
01:13, 06/28/2019

GNC plans to close up to 900 stores with a focus on mall locations Vitamin and supplements retailer GNC plans to close up to 900 stores in the next three years with big cuts to mall locations expected.       ...
06:13, 07/23/2019

Africa Cup of Nations: Madagascar beat Burundi to close in on last-16 • Group B: Madagascar 1-0 Burundi• Marco Ilaimaharitra’s free-kick puts last-16 place in sightAfrica Cup of Nations debutants Madagascar took a giant stride towards the next round as Marco Ilaimaharitra hammered home a late free-kick to beat Burundi ...
19:26, 06/27/2019

Watford reject Everton’s £30m bid for Doucouré and close in on Sarr • French midfielder set to remain at Vicarage Road • Wayford hope to sign Senegal winger Sarr from RennesWatford do not plan to accept any offer from Everton for Abdoulaye Doucouré, having rejected a £30m opening bid for the 26-year-old midfielder th...
20:13, 08/05/2019

Bloomberg donates $500M in bid to close all coal plants in US Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg is donating half a billion dollars to a new environmental campaign to close all of the coal plants in the US by 2030, he announced Thursday. Bloomberg, who is estimated to be worth $54 billion, is making the donation to...
11:39, 06/07/2019

Broadcom is close to buying Symantec's enterprise business Broadcom is close to a deal to buy cybersecurity firm Symantec's enterprise business after negotiations to acquire the whole company fell apart last month....
22:39, 08/08/2019

Israel's Netanyahu fails to win majority in close election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing bloc and a center-left grouping that would be led by former military chief Benny Gantz....
20:00, 09/18/2019

Aces close on 7-1 run, beat short-handed Storm 60-56 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Liz Cambage had 14 points and 13 rebounds, A’ja Wilson added 12 points, eight boards and three blocks, and the Las Vegas Aces used a closing 7-1 run to beat the short-handed Seattle Storm 60-56 on Tuesday night. Seattle’s...
09:26, 06/26/2019

Why do Britons have fewer close friends than people in any other country? A survey by Snapchat says people in Britain have a paucity of good pals. We took to the streets to find out moreHow many close friends is too many? In Britain, it seems to be a question of why we don’t have more. A global study of 10,000 people by Sn...
02:52, 06/26/2019

District may close Rhode Island’s last one-room schoolhouse PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s last one-room schoolhouse could close if funding is withdrawn. The nonprofit Prudence Island School Foundation and Portsmouth School District have an agreement in which the district funds the education pro...
22:52, 05/13/2019

Yankees avoid meltdown, Stanton wakes up in close one After taking six of seven from the formidable Rays and Astros and in front of a two-game weekend series against the Red Sox in London, the Yankees were faced with the challenge of not letting up against the brutal Blue Jays across three games. “We ha...
05:26, 06/25/2019

U.S. billionaire Commisso close to buying ACF Fiorentina: source U.S. billionaire Rocco Commisso is close to agreeing the purchase of Italian Serie A soccer club ACF Fiorentina from the Della Valle family for around 160 million euros ($180 million), a source with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday....
19:26, 06/04/2019

Confirmed: Honda Swindon plant to close down in 2021 News 13 May, 2019 Honda confirms "with heavy heart" that its Wiltshire factory will close down at the end of the current Civic's lifecycle in 2021...
17:26, 05/13/2019

San Francisco will close its youth detention center by 2021 San Francisco will close its juvenile hall by the end of 2021 after supervisors voted to end the practice of holding children in jail cells while they await their judicial fate....
21:52, 06/05/2019

Iran: New US sanctions permanently close road for diplomacy TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman says the new U.S. sanctions targeting the Islamic Republic’s supreme leader and other top officials mean the “permanent closure” of diplomacy between Tehran and Washington....
07:26, 06/25/2019

Vote Made To Close McKinney Elementary School LINCOLN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lincoln County School Board’s vote to close McKinney Elementary School has outraged parents and teachers. Parents, students, and teachers of McKinney Elementary School urged the board to keep the school t...
00:00, 05/11/2019

10 best cities for day trips: Get out of town and explore these close-by destinations If you're going to be in London, Paris, Lisbon, Boston, Dublin, San Francisco, Sydney, Tokyo, Reykjavik or Cape Town, we've got day trip ideas.       ...
14:52, 06/25/2019