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There is a lot of misinformation about SA's amended expatriate tax law and the process of financial emigration, says a specialist at Tax Consulting SA....

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South Korean police identify prime suspect in infamous serial killer cold case Advancements in DNA analysis technology helped South Korean police identify the prime suspect in the nation's most infamous serial killer case that went unsolved for some 30 years....
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Kodi Lee celebrates his 'AGT' victory: 'Heck, yeah! I'm a winner' Kodi Lee celebrated winning 'America's Got Talent' as his mother, Tina, explained the significance of the victory by a young man with special needs.        ...
12:39, 09/19/2019

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The rise of Cash and Elvis, and Patsy Cline's tragic death Episode 4 of Ken Burns' "Country Music," is fueled by the origin stories of giants, including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn.        ...
12:39, 09/19/2019

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

Ex-bosses at Fukushima nuclear plant cleared over tsunami meltdown Three former executives of the company operating the Fukushima nuclear power plant today walked free from court after being found not guilty of professional negligence following the 2011 meltdown....
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Facebook, Google and Twitter face fresh heat from Congress on harmful online content The continued struggles of Facebook, Google and Twitter to stop the spread of hate speech, disinformation and other harmful content online has sparked heightened interest on Capitol Hill, where lawmakers are expected to unveil legislation to probe th...
13:00, 09/19/2019

UK has until end of this month to come up with a Brexit proposal or 'it's over,' EU leaders say The U.K. has until September 30 to make written proposals to replace the controversial Irish backstop or its relationship with the EU is over, the leaders of France and Finland agreed Wednesday....
13:01, 09/19/2019

Uncertainty of the trade war — not tariffs — is slowing global growth, says former Fed official The lack of clarity surrounding the U.S.-China trade war is what's really hitting global growth, says ex- Deputy Treasury Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin....
13:01, 09/19/2019

Asia stocks mostly higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy steady The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
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Virginia tech research team studies low latency military networks with DOD-funded grant Using a $7.5 million, five-year Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative grant, a Virginia Tech research team looks into the latency of military IoT systems....
13:01, 09/19/2019

It's the Guns Ostensibly this morning’s Senate subcommittee hearing was intended to be an assessment of what social media platforms are doing, and what they ought to be doing better, as mass shootings and the monsters who commit them continue to rain tragedy on co...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Backpacking Researchers Accidentally Discover Grasshopper-Eating Wolf Some of the most serendipitous discoveries about nature can be prompted by just about anything, like finding the first known venomous frog by accidentally grabbing the business end of one, or revealing a new owl species by eavesdropping on its unplac...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Mathematicians No Longer Stumped by the Number 3 Just on the heels of finding three cubed numbers that sum to 42, scientists have passed another important milestone by finding three enormous cubes that sum to 3.Read more......
13:26, 09/19/2019

A Black Lady Sketch Show's Post-Apocalyptic Backdrop Is Its Best Joke HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show is exactly what its title tells you it is: a sketch comedy show centering and spotlighting a group of black, women comedians as they and a ridiculously impressive cast of guest stars act a damned fool in a variety of wi...
13:26, 09/19/2019

The California city where students with disabilities are 'segregated' In the Sacramento city school district, nearly half of students with disabilities are separated from peers. A lawsuit claims the district is violating federal lawStephen’s teachers started sending him to the separate room when he was in first grade.N...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Emmys 2019 predictions: who will win, and who should win? Another competitive year pits old favorites against critically acclaimed upstarts. Will there be a Game of Thrones victory lap? Will Fleabag upset Veep?The Emmys conversation is dominated, of course, by Game of Thrones, HBO’s decade-defining, lavish ...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Unbelievable – at last, a rape drama that gives victims a voice | Fiona Sturges Real-life inspired drama series takes a subtle, nuanced look at sexual violence and its effects – and not before timeWhen Cersei Lannister was raped by her brother, Jaime, next to the corpse of their dead son in the fourth season of Game of Thrones, ...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Let's follow California's lead and regulate companies like Uber | Veena Dubal The ‘gig economy’ is terrible for workers. We must tackle the problem head-onThis week, California’s governor, Gavin Newsom – a darling of tech capitalists – signed Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) into law. The bill codifies the “ABC test” to determine the app...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Thieves steal €2m of jewels and cash from French chateau Police seek six suspects who tied up owners of the opulent Vaux-le-Vicomte near ParisSix unidentified thieves have broken into one of France’s most opulent chateaus, tied up its owners and escaped with at least €2m (£1.8m) worth of jewels and cash, a...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Storage tank explodes into sky amid fire at Istanbul chemical factory – video A metal storage tank exploded during a huge fire at a chemical factory in Istanbul on Wednesday. Video obtained by the broadcaster Haber Global showed people running away in panic as debris fell from the sky. Two firefighters were injured after the b...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Bizarre beauty: Shin Noguchi's everyday Japan – in pictures From big-scramble zebra crossings to a man in a hedge, the award-winning street photographer revels in the life that swirls around him Continue reading......
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'We will fight to the last drop of blood': embattled Kashmiris target freedom – video Determined to prevent security forces from entering their community, people in the suburb of Anchar, in the disputed region of Kashmir, stand united in their desire to achieve freedom from India. Defying teargas and pellets, they are the last remaini...
13:26, 09/19/2019

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

France’s President Emmanuel Macron Is Ready to Reset His Troubled Presidency It’s a bright early September day inside France’s presidential Élysée Palace, and President Emmanuel Macron is reflecting on the grueling 12 months just past, with the so-called Yellow Vests (gilets jaunes) protesters raging...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Israelis Are Contending With the Prospect of a Third Poll Just Days After Voting JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis were contending with the prospect of a third election on Thursday, two days after an unprecedented repeat election left the country’s two main political parties deadlocked, with neither Prime Minister Benjamin Ne...
13:26, 09/19/2019

Year of the Monkey by Patti Smith review – memories of the magic and the mundane From looming political crisis to a leaky flat – a troubled year in the life of a great American punk poetAt the start of 2016, Patti Smith’s friend the producer, manager and rock critic Sandy Pearlman was hospitalised after suffering a brain haemorrh...
13:52, 09/19/2019

For sale: Jack Nicholson's axe, Spock's top and Arnie's jacket – in pictures Film fans will be able to acquire pieces of Hollywood history as memorabilia from the world’s most famous movies is sold at auction. Freddy Krueger’s glove and James Bond’s pistol are among items to go on sale at Prop Store’s annual live auction of f...
13:52, 09/19/2019

Sam Bee tells journalists to stop euphemizing dick Brett Kavanaugh's dick Late in her Wednesday Full Frontal piece on the newest allegations that the GOP’s favorite Supreme Court justice was/is the slurring, lurching, lecherous embodiment of misogynist white privilege that’d be too on-the-nose for a direct-to-steaming Nati...
13:52, 09/19/2019

Trump picks Robert O’Brien, U.S. hostage negotiator, as national security adviser O'Brien, currently a presidential envoy for hostage affairs at the U.S. Department of State, has a long history in Republican foreign policy circles....
13:52, 09/19/2019

Jack Conte, Patreon, and the Plight of the Creative Class The DIY musician's crowdfunding platform set out to provide a livelihood for artists on the internet. Is it more than just a band-aid for a broken system?...
13:52, 09/19/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's fate uncertain after no clear winner in Israel vote After Israel's do-over election indicated no clear winner, the fate of Israel's longest-serving leader, Benjamin Netanyahu, looks uncertain.        ...
14:13, 09/19/2019

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

'Truly saved my life': GM workers on strike fight for benefits as automaker's profits soar For more than 46,000 of GM's UAW workers, the strike is personal. They're receiving little pay and health care benefits -- but still want to fight.        ...
14:13, 09/19/2019

3 Amish children killed, another injured after vehicle crashes into buggy Four Amish siblings were in the buggy traveling home from school about 3:20 p.m. when a vehicle struck them from behind, officials said.        ...
14:13, 09/19/2019

'It's our future that's at stake': US students plan to skip school Friday to fight climate 'emergency' Tens of thousands of high school students in cities nationwide plan to skip class Friday to attend Global Climate Strike marches.        ...
14:13, 09/19/2019

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

'It just snowballed': the viral stars of Brexit Britain on what happened next Every day, ordinary people seem to cut through political debate and speak truth to power. But what is it like to go viral and how does it change their lives?“People have died because of austerity,” a woman told Boris Johnson, buttonholing him in Donc...
14:13, 09/19/2019

The argument for renewables is now 'pure economics': Milken Institute Michael Milken of the Milken Institute says the case for renewables is not just the environmental benefits, but also the lower costs. He says, for two-thirds of the world, renewables are cheaper than a significant amount of carbon-based energy....
14:13, 09/19/2019

Saudis have control over oil production after attacks, says strategist Jack Manley, J.P. Morgan Asset Management global market strategist, and R. Burns McKinney, Allianz Global Investors portfolio manager, join "Squawk Alley" to discuss the markets, the impending Fed rate decision and the output of Saudi Arabian oil aft...
14:13, 09/19/2019

2 California middle school students arrested after 'sucker punch' leaves third in critical condition: reports Two California middle school students had been arrested and a third was left in critical condition after he was allegedly sucker punched during a fight that broke out on-campus Monday, according to reports....
14:13, 09/19/2019

UP Cop Faces Arrest For Releasing Man From Jail Despite Top Court Order The Supreme Court today refused to keep in suspension the non-bailable warrant or NBW issued against the superintendent of district jail of Gautam Buddh Nagar (Noida) in Uttar Pradesh for releasing an......
14:13, 09/19/2019

Iran’s Foreign Minister Vows ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. or Saudis Strike “We don’t want war,” Mohammad Javad Zarif told CNN, “but we won’t blink to defend our territory.” U.S. and Saudi officials have blamed Iran for an attack on Saudi oil facilities....
14:39, 09/19/2019

Huawei launches Mate 30 Pro with quad-camera system and waterfall display Huawei launched its new flagship, the Mate 30 Pro, today in Munich. The device features a waterfall display and quad-camera setup on the back with a huge 40-megapixel primary sensor. The Chinese manufacturer’s latest offering has a 6.53-inch full HD+...
14:39, 09/19/2019

Try this brain-melting 3D game that was built entirely in ASCII This is the coolest thing I’ve seen in a while. A resourceful developer has built a browser-based online 3D game that is entirely rendered in text — and it also has a multiplayer mode. Yes, you heard that right. Asciicker (read as Ass-kicker) is all ...
14:39, 09/19/2019

A Revolution in Brittany: Mayors Defy French State to Ban Pesticides A mayor banned pesticide use on the farms surrounding his village. Even though he was prosecuted for doing so, dozens of other mayors have followed his lead....
14:39, 09/19/2019

In Pakistan-Held Kashmir, Growing Calls for Independence An emboldened independence movement in Pakistan-held Kashmir has the government on edge, emerging as the state tries to rein in anti-India militants....
14:39, 09/19/2019

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

France confident of pipping England to top spot and going all the way to World Cup final France spring surprises in selection for Argentina game Team on a par with best in world, says Yoann Huget France’s unpredictability these days tends to be in their team selection rather than their play, but after being named in a side to face Argent...
14:39, 09/19/2019

Bank of England leaves interest rates alone amid Brexit volatility The Bank of England on Thursday voted to hold interest rates steady, and warned that prolonged instability over Britain's planned departure from the European Union will significantly harm the domestic economy....
15:13, 09/19/2019

Dutch government heeds calls to start spending — but analysts say it might not be enough for Draghi The Dutch government announced plans for more economic stimulus in the coming year, but analysts believe it falls short of what institutions like the European Central Bank President (ECB) have called for....
15:13, 09/19/2019

School Shooting Hoodies Draw Outrage From Survivors A New York street wear company showcased sweatshirts last week featuring bullet holes and the names of schools where students have been killed in mass shootings....
15:13, 09/19/2019

Trump Visits Border Wall, Hoping to Burnish His Campaign President Trump’s photo op at the border was his only public appearance during two days in California, a state that has been a hotbed of opposition to his presidency and policies....
15:13, 09/19/2019

Thousands Of Schools Shut In Malaysia, Indonesia As Haze Affects Students Thousands of schools were shuttered across Malaysia and Indonesia Thursday, affecting at least 1.7 million pupils, officials said, as toxic haze from rampant forest fires sent air quality plummeting....
15:13, 09/19/2019

Reef protection laws pass despite industry attacks on their scientific basis Queensland’s government will limit the agricultural pollution harming the Great Barrier ReefThe Queensland government has passed new regulations to limit agricultural pollution damaging the Great Barrier Reef in the face of a hostile campaign that ha...
15:39, 09/19/2019

Process Of Cancelling Land Right Of Robert Vadra's Firm Started: Official The Haryana government has begun the process of cancelling the licence given to Robert Vadra's Skylight Hospitality to develop land that was later transferred to realty major DLF for Rs 58 crore, a......
15:39, 09/19/2019

BSP MLAs In Madhya Pradesh Assure Mayawati They Will "Remain" With Party The two Bahujan Samaj Party or BSP MLAs in Madhya Pradesh have said that they will remain in the party, an assertion that came after all six legislators of Mayawati's party joined the ruling Congress......
15:39, 09/19/2019

Michigan man went from ‘perfectly healthy to brain dead’ in 9 days after contracting rare mosquito-borne disease, report says A man from Michigan went from “perfectly healthy to brain dead” in nine days after contracting a rare-mosquito-borne disease, according to a local report....
15:39, 09/19/2019

Military strike against Iran would result in "all-out war": foreign minister Any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran would bring "all-out war", Tehran said on Thursday, keeping up a drumbeat of warnings to its adversaries after they accused the Islamic Republic of a strike on Saudi oil facilities....
15:39, 09/19/2019

U.S. labor market remains strong, manufacturing still weak The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment increased less than expected last week, pointing to strong labor market conditions that should continue to support an economy growing at a moderate pace....
15:39, 09/19/2019

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

Harry Kane doesn't know why Tottenham keep making the same mistakes Harry Kane is demanding more maturity from Tottenham and cannot understand why they continue to make the same mistakes as they did in Mauricio Pochettino's first season in charge after they threw away a two-goal lead at Olympiacos....
15:39, 09/19/2019

2019 India Bike Week Dates Announced One of the largest motorcycle gatherings in Asia, the sixth edition of the India Bike Week has been announced and the biker festival will take place on December 6-7, 2019 at Vagator, Goa. The Great......
16:00, 09/19/2019

Trump administration bars California from requiring cleaner cars The Trump administration said it is revoking California's authority to set its own auto tailpipe emissions standards and to require some zero-emission vehicles....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Exclusive: Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran In an exclusive interview with CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, Zarif raised the specter of 'all-out war' in case of a US or Saudi military strike on the country....
16:00, 09/19/2019

Jets need Leonard Williams to finally deliver Leonard Williams knows what Jets fans think of him. He knows many are frustrated that he has not been able to get more sacks in his career. He knows they want him to be Aaron Donald or J.J. Watt. The 25-year-old defensive end gets it. That is why he ...
16:00, 09/19/2019

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

Here’s an easy way to find out how much money you’ve wasted on Amazon Amazon, our favorite online shopping mall, has slowly but surely turned us into a meticulously controlled herd of online shopping addicts. So much so, that we’re even willing to pay the behemoth $119 per year for the ‘full’ shopping experience. These...
16:00, 09/19/2019

Iran threatens 'all-out war' if action taken over Saudi oil strike Foreign minister’s comments further inflame tensions in Persian Gulf after oil attacksIran’s foreign minister has warned that any attack on his country after a series of missile strikes on Saudi Arabia’s oil industry would result in “all-out war”.Jav...
16:26, 09/19/2019

Taliban violence in Afghanistan ramps up as suicide bomb kills at least 20 The Taliban continued with their nearly daily attacks in Afghanistan early Thursday morning when a suicide truck bomb detonated at a hospital in a southern region of the country, killing as many as 20 people and wounded nearly 100 more....
16:52, 09/19/2019

Netanyahu appeals to direct rival to form unity government as prospect of third election looms Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has appealed to his direct rival to form a unity government as the country’s two main parties remained deadlocked at the end of an unprecedented second election, with the prospect of a third looming Thursday...
16:52, 09/19/2019

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

Authorities Consider Taking Legal Action Against Facebook Over Storm Area 51 Event No one is sure what will happen later this week in Rachel, Nevada—the location of a planned Aliengate festival that evolved out of a viral Facebook event—but local authorities are already considering taking legal action to cover $250,000 the county p...
16:53, 09/19/2019

Nothing Can Prepare Your Eyes for The Conners Season 2 Family Portrait You've seen the Conners, the TV family at the center of the appropriately titled The Conners. You've seen their iconic couch quilt. But you've never seen the Conners and their quilt......
17:13, 09/19/2019

OMG Moments From the PCAs Bingeworthy Show Nominees: Game of Thrones, Outlander and More Spoiler alert: The nominee list for The Bingeworthy Show of 2019 at the E! People's Choice Awards is stacked. Eight of television's hottest shows are battling for the title and......
17:13, 09/19/2019

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

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

Kobe Bryant recalls what then-Charlotte Hornets GM told him before draft day trade: 'I was triggered' Kobe Bryant was selected with the No. 13 pick in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets but his tenure with the organization lasted only a few hours....
17:13, 09/19/2019

SEC's Clayton Says SEC Doesn't 'Judge' Direct Listings The Securities and Exchange Commission doesn’t mind when companies go public using a cheaper “direct listing” on exchanges instead of a more traditional underwritten IPO, the agency’s chairman said....
17:13, 09/19/2019

Fed Adds $75 Billion to Financial System in Third Repo Transaction This Week The Federal Reserve Bank of New York added $75 billion to the financial system, using the market for overnight repurchase agreements, or repo, to relieve funding pressure in money markets....
17:13, 09/19/2019

Grichuk slam negates Buchholz dud as Jays beat Orioles 11-10 After Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Clay Buchholz left the game under radically different circumstances, Randal Grichuk delivered the decisive blow in an improbable Toronto victory....
17:13, 09/19/2019

A Madden tournament shooting survivor tried to move on. Then he found a bullet in his leg. In an attempt to heal his mind, Jacob Mitich has not picked up his game controller since being shot in Jacksonville, but news cycles filled with mass shootings keep dredging up the pain....
17:13, 09/19/2019

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

Here's the world’s cheapest laptop but it comes with a fatal flaw At $120, the Thomson X5 Neo 10 is the cheapest laptop in the world (at least till Black Friday 2019), but there is a reason why. It uses the bare minimum in terms of hardware to meet the requirements of Windows 10.Available in black or white, the lap...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Wednesday's Daily Brief: 'Ambition and action', key to UNGA, South Sudan, Cameroon peace process updates A recap of Wednesday's top stories: Guterres previews next week's summit agenda; UN and Red Cross appeal to eliminate urban warfare; South Sudan's one-year peace progress report; Cameroon renews call for 'durable peace'; Cities both helping and hurti...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Netanyahu and Gantz Agree on Unity, but Not on What It Means The prime minister called on his rival, Benny Gantz, to meet right away, in a dramatic bid to remain in power. His opponents called it just posturing....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Citroen using Wales test for WRC upgrade decision Citroen is conducting a crucial pre-Rally GB test in Wales this week to decide whether it deploys suspension updates for the next World Rally Championship round...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Russia's Novak speaks to Saudi minister, says no change to oil deal Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Thursday that he had spoken to his Saudi Arabian counterpart on Wednesday and that no decision had been taken to change a global oil deal between OPEC and its allies....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Vessel traffic halted on Beaumont, Texas Ship Channel -U.S. Coast Guard Ship pilots stopped moving vessels along the Beaumont, Texas, Ship Channel due to severe weather caused by Tropical Storm Imelda, said the U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Iran asks Gulf states to 'come to their senses', warns against attacks - Fars Iran called on Gulf countries to "come to their senses", saying that any aggression against the country will be met with crushing response, the Iranian supreme leader's military advisor was quoted as saying by Fars news agency on Thursday....
17:39, 09/19/2019

COLUMN-Oil traders reassess interruption of Saudi output: Kemp Brent oil futures prices have gyrated wildly as traders have tried to assess the impact of last week's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure on the actual availability of crude....
17:39, 09/19/2019

Mountain lion sneaks into family's home, lounges on bathroom floor, police say A family in Sonora, California ended up with a mountain lion lying on the floor Monday night after he had broken into their home.        ...
17:39, 09/19/2019

Stock of Olive Garden's parent tumbles 3% after revenue miss Shares of Darden Restaurants fell as much as 5% Thursday morning after the parent company of Olive Garden reported slower-than-expected sales growth....
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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faces a tough re-election campaign Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after a 2001 brownface photo from a school yearbook surfaced taken when he was a 29-year-old teacher        ...
18:13, 09/19/2019

This is almost certainly not what Denisovans looked like A team has used DNA from an ancient fingerbone to predict what our extinct cousins the Denisovans looked like but the method is unlikely to be accurate...
18:14, 09/19/2019

Facial Reconstruction Shows What the Enigmatic Denisovans Might Have Looked Like A pinky finger bone, some teeth, and a lower jaw. That’s all the physical evidence we have of the mysterious Denisovans, an extinct group of hominins closely related to the Neanderthals. Remarkable new research offers a physical reconstruction of the...
18:14, 09/19/2019

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

Tesla’s Model 3 earns insurance industry’s top safety rating Tesla’s Model 3 electric sedan has earned the top safety rating from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS), becoming the first Tesla to do so. The IIHS has given the Model 3 its highest rating, top safety pick+. It said the Model 3 e...
18:39, 09/19/2019

Washington Redskins players rip New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman ahead of matchup New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman appeared to have left a mark on at least two Washington Redskins players during their time working for him....
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Pocket Casts will give existing desktop customers Plus for life Earlier this week the popular podcast app Pocket Casts announced some big changes. In addition to making the mobile app free, Pocket Casts unveiled a new paid subscription tier, Pocket Casts Plus. It said customers who previously paid for desktop acc...
18:39, 09/19/2019

Verizon will bring its 5G network to NYC on September 26th If you live in New York, you'll soon have the chance to see for yourself whether 5G is worth the hype. On Thursday, September 26th, Verizon (Engadget's parent company) will expand its 5G network to include sections of the Big Apple. As usua...
18:39, 09/19/2019

Facebook wants to make its ads more interactive While Facebook will likely never be ad-free, the social network is at least trying to make advertisements more entertaining -- or more annoying, depending on how you see it. The social network is making more interactive ad formats available to advert...
18:39, 09/19/2019

Switch Lite review: The best way to play on the go The Switch Lite is for everyone who found the original Switch too big. Really, that's it. By going with a smaller screen and fixed controllers, Nintendo has crafted something that feels more like a genuine portable console. The Switch Lite is si...
18:39, 09/19/2019

Amazon plans to hit Paris climate change goals 10 years early Jeff Bezos has announced Amazon will sign up to a climate pledge with the aim of meeting the United Nations Paris Agreement climate goals 10 years early. He said Amazon will hit emission reduction targets by 2040, report its emissions regularly and i...
18:39, 09/19/2019

Pinterest makes it easier for groups to organize and react to their boards Pinterest is making it easier to figure out your Group Board collaborators' thoughts when you're working on projects together. Starting this week, the social network will make it possible to "react" to a pin in a Group Board. While you can ...
18:39, 09/19/2019

'Call of Duty' crossplay lands on October 25th If you and your pals have different games consoles you don't really have a whole bunch of options when it comes to playing together -- but now, Activision is switching things up. Following in the footsteps of Fortnite and Rocket League, Call of ...
18:39, 09/19/2019

‘I Wish We Had More Answers’: Health Officials Still Don’t Know Why 500 People Have Gotten Sick After Vaping More than 500 people have developed serious lung illnesses after vaping, and seven have died — but there’s still not a clear cause, federal health officials said on a call with reporters Thursday. “We at [the U.S. Centers for Diseas...
18:39, 09/19/2019

How I Learned to Be a Better Doctor From My Wife’s Struggle With Alzheimer’s “Get out! Get out!” My wife, Joan, having just woken up, was screaming, and hitting out wildly at the stranger in her bed. She was in a panic, her body shaking with fright. “Get away from here. Get out!” The man she perceived ...
18:39, 09/19/2019

More evidence points to Iranian cruise missiles, drones in attack on Saudi oilfield Drone wreck and cruise missile wreckage from the attack on the Aramco Abqaiq oil refinery is displayed during a Saudi Arabian Ministry of Defense news conference in Riyadh on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019. [credit: ...
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Advanced hackers are infecting IT providers in hopes of hitting their customers (credit: Pixabay) A previously undocumented attack group with advanced hacking skills has compromised 11 IT service providers, most likely with the end goal of gaining access to their customers' networks, researchers from security firm Symantec sai...
18:39, 09/19/2019

FDNY union: De Blasio’s ‘Vision Zero’ is slowing response times The FDNY’s response times to blazes and other emergencies are rising dramatically — and the city’s firefighters union says Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Vision Zero” initiative, aimed at reducing traffic deaths, is a big reason why. The Uniformed Fir...
18:39, 09/19/2019

Meghan McCain defends Sean Spicer's 'DWTS' casting: 'He's got kids to put through college' Meghan McCain defended former Trump press secretary Sean Spicer on "The View" after his first "Dancing with the Stars" performance went viral.        ...
18:40, 09/19/2019

Country singer Josh Turner's crew members involved in bus accident that left 1 dead, 7 injured Crew members for country singer Josh Turner were involved in a crash late Wednesday night after a show, leaving one dead and seven injured.        ...
18:40, 09/19/2019

New Mercedes-Benz EQB: electric compact SUV hits the road New Mercedes-Benz GLB will spawn an electric variant in 2021; first production-previewing prototypes have now emerged Mercedes-Benz will launch an electric version of its new GLB compact SUV in 2021, named the EQB, and more production-like prototype...
19:13, 09/19/2019

Analysis: How car production will become CO2-neutral Roughly 0.55 tonnes of CO2 is emitted for each car produced Amid the push towards clean EVs, car makers target emission-free manufacturing The automotive industry is fully committed to the development of zero-emission cars, but pressure is growin...
19:13, 09/19/2019

Volkswagen Passat Alltrack 2.0 TDI 190 4Motion DSG 2019 UK review Volkswagen revitalises the eight-generation Passat range, starting with the beefed-up but smart-looking Alltrack estate The eighth-generation Volkswagen Passat has been refreshed, four years after it was launched in 2015. And this particular versio...
19:13, 09/19/2019

New BMW 2 Series Active Tourer MPV coming in 2020 BMW will renew its Mercedes B-Class rival after revealing new two-door and four-door 2 Series coupé models The next-generation BMW 2 Series Active Tourer has been photographed in thinly disguised prototype form ahead of its expected unveiling next y...
19:13, 09/19/2019

Hurricane Lorena dumps heavy rain on Mexico's Pacific coast Hurricane Lorena lashed parts of Mexico's Pacific coast with heavy rain and strong winds early on Thursday, as it barreled towards the popular beach resorts of Los Cabos on the Baja California peninsula....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Exxon shuts Beaumont, Texas refinery due to flooding: sources Exxon Mobil Corp has shut its 369,024 barrel per day (bpd) Beaumont, Texas, crude oil refinery because of flooding from Tropical Storm Imelda, sources familiar with plant operations said on Thursday....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Germany faces test of green credentials with new climate plan The German government prepared on Thursday for all-night talks on a new climate policy that will determine whether Berlin is serious about engineering a paradigm shift in Europe's largest economy or simply wants to make a token show of going green....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Storm halts flights into Houston, city braces for torrential Imelda rains All flights into Houston's international airport, one of the busiest in the United States, were halted on Tuesday as Tropical Depression Imelda inundated southeastern Texas with heavy rains and triggered flash flood warnings....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Afghanistan peace process might take years just to begin, Trump administration auditor warns The administration's top Afghanistan auditor threw cold water on President Trump’s plan to broker peace and quickly withdraw American troops from the country, saying that the process might not even begin for years....
19:13, 09/19/2019

Tesla Shanghai factory won't mass produce Model 3s until mid-2020, JL Warren says Tesla sales in China should hit around 6,400 vehicles this quarter, but the Shanghai factory won't be able to manufacture Model 3s in volume until mid-2020, according to JL Warren Capital....
19:13, 09/19/2019

'In desperate need of facts.' FDA launches criminal probe as vaping illnesses jump to 530 The FDA is investigating the recent spike in vaping-related illnesses as the number of confirmed cases jumps to 530, CDC says        ...
19:39, 09/19/2019

Suspect charged after teen stabbed to death as some in crowd filmed An 18-year-old was arrested after Khaseen Morris, 16, was fatally stabbed during a brawl outside a New York strip mall.        ...
19:39, 09/19/2019

McConnell backs election security amendment after facing criticism Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he is backing a measure to improve election security after Senate Democrats slammed him for blocking bipartisan election security legislation. The amendment to an appropriations package would prov...
19:39, 09/19/2019

10 Thoughts About the Upcoming 'A Night with Whitney: The Whitney Houston Hologram Tour' 1. I could understand a Las Vegas residency for “A Night with Whitney.” What happens there, rightly stays there, so it makes sense. Yes, that’s a non-sequitur. But so is ‘Whitney was popular let’s make her a ghost and tour her.’ I’ve been to Vegas an...
20:00, 09/19/2019

Israel: Benny Gantz rejects Benjamin Netanyahu's 'unity government' proposal While Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz both supported calls for a unity government, they disagreed on who should take charge. The second Israeli election of the year has left the country in a political deadlock....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Shaman detained while walking across Russia to 'banish' Vladimir Putin A self-styled "warrior-shaman" was detained by Russian police while walking across the country to Moscow, where he intended to "banish" Vladimir Putin. Authorities said they would fly him back to his home region....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Prosecutors probe how Airbus got classified Bundeswehr files Airbus acquired classified documents from Germany's armed forces concerning two military procurement programs. The aerospace giant said it is "fully cooperating" with an investigation into how employees got the files....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Japan clears executives in Fukushima disaster case Prosecutors had accused the executives of negligence, saying they were aware of the dangers posed by tsunamis. But the executives argued that although they knew, they were not responsible for day-to-day operations....
20:26, 09/19/2019

Brownface images come back to haunt Canada's Trudeau Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after a photo emerged of him in brownface makeup in 2001. Two images of separate incidents have since been released, coming the week after he launched his election campaign....
20:26, 09/19/2019

American Airlines mechanic shared ‘disturbing’ ISIS videos, told agents he had ‘evil side,’ prosecutors say An American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging a plane in July reportedly told arresting agents he had an “evil side,” a nefarious persona prosecutors sought to expose Wednesday as they presented alleged evidence of his Islamist sympathies -- an...
20:26, 09/19/2019

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

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

Herod the Great: A Biblical Tyrant But An Able Protector of Judaea Herod the Great was a Roman client king of Judaea (known also as the Herodian kingdom) who lived during the 1st century BC. He was also the founder of the Herodian dynasty, whose members, like Herod himself, served as Roman client kings.  ...
20:52, 09/19/2019

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

Turn-Based Survival Game Overland Is Like An Indie Rock XCOM In my couple of hours with turn-based survival game Overland, I’ve lived multiple short, doomed lives in the post-apocalypse. These lives unfolded in in gas stations and on street corners, and they were filled with the pursuit of gas cans and pieces ...
20:52, 09/19/2019

Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awake Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening. Join us in the chat for this brief stream!...
20:52, 09/19/2019

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

Nike ends deal with Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Company spokesperson: ‘Antonio Brown is not a Nike athlete’Brown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekStar wideout scored touchdown in Patriots debut on SundayAntonio Brown continues to lose endorsement deals from head to toe as N...
20:52, 09/19/2019

The return of the Champions League – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Philippe Auclair discuss action in the Champions League group stage as three of the four English teams stumbled, plus a rugby XV of current and former playersWe discuss the return of the Champions L...
20:52, 09/19/2019

My life of WhatsApp and existential crises in the world of amateur football | Max Rushden That desperate search for players, the tireless cliches and smell of Deep Heat is part of the scene played out every Saturday“Has anyone got a pump?” “Who’s got the kit?” Continue reading......
20:52, 09/19/2019

County cricket: Kent thrash Yorkshire, Lancashire beat Middlesex – as it happened County Championship updates from around the groundsThe Spin: sign up and get our weekly cricket emailAnd feel free to email Tanya, tweet @tjaldred or post BTL 6.15pm BST We’ll have Tanya’s roundup online shortly. For now, that’s the end of our live c...
20:52, 09/19/2019

U.S. House speaker: Drug pricing plan should be priority for White House House Democrats' plan to help lower the cost of medicines should be a priority for the White House, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters on Thursday at an event unveiling their prescription drug pricing plan....
21:26, 09/19/2019

CNN announces details for LGBTQ town hall Nine Democratic presidential candidates have accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to participate in a CNN town hall next month focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues. HRC is billing the October 10 town h...
21:26, 09/19/2019

'Jeopardy' fans can play this game while they drive. Experts aren't sure that's safe A Google and Amazon-backed startup believes its Jeopardy trivia app is safe for drivers to play while behind the wheel, but experts on distracted driving aren't convinced....
21:26, 09/19/2019

Federer happy for China to host Laver Cup "Roger Federer said he would be happy for the Laver Cup to be played in China in the future, ahead of the tournament\u0027s third edition starting on Friday."...
21:26, 09/19/2019

Panghal, Kaushik Eye Maiden Final Berths At World Boxing Championships Amit Panghal will take on Kazakhstan's Saken Bibossinov in the World Boxing Championships semi-finals on Friday while Manish Kaushik will face Cuban top seed Andy Gomez Cruz....
22:13, 09/19/2019

iPhone 11 and 11 Pro might have a secret feature you won’t find on any Android Apple last week unveiled the iPhone 11 series, but as always, the company didn’t share all the details about the newest iPhones. You’re more likely to hear a Harry Potter character utter the real name of He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named than have...
22:13, 09/19/2019

Last US warship sunk by German sub during WWII reveals its secrets in eerie images from seabed The wreck of the last U.S. Navy warship sunk by a German submarine during World War II is revealing its secrets in remarkable images from the seabed....
22:13, 09/19/2019

SEC chairman: Bitcoin won’t trade on real exchanges anytime soon Bitcoin won’t be traded on real exchanges like Nasdaq or New York Stock Exchange any time soon — or so says US Securities and Exchange Commission chairman Jay Clayton. At a conference earlier today, Clayton maintained that Bitcoin needs stronger regu...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Google, Amazon make sweeping renewable energy commitments The new investments and promises come a day before employees from Google, Amazon and other tech companies stage a walkout to protest the industry's role in the climate crisis....
22:39, 09/19/2019

Is Microsoft getting closer to launching its expected Microsoft 365 Consumer subscription? Some Microsoft users are reporting they are seeing their Office 365 subscriptions and products being quietly rebranded as 'Microsoft 365.' Could a potential branding change be coming?...
22:39, 09/19/2019

What is 5G? The business guide to next-generation wireless technology It is a capital improvement project the size of the entire planet, replacing one wireless architecture created this century with another one that aims to lower energy consumption and maintenance costs. It’s also a huge gamble on the future of transmi...
22:39, 09/19/2019

The best cheap phones you can buy right now: Flagship features for any budget Are you balking at the prices of the latest Apple and Samsung flagships? Consider one of these affordable alternatives. From $400 right down to free, our picks even include an iPhone. Sorry, no 5G....
22:39, 09/19/2019

US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds since 1970 Three billion birds have been lost across diverse groups and habitats, in what researchers describe as a ‘wake-up call’The US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds – a total of three billion – since 1970, culminating in what scientists who...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Trudeau scrambles to halt damage as third blackface incident emerges Video of Canadian PM with his face, arms and legs painted black surfaced less than five weeks before federal election Justin Trudeau is scrambling to halt further damage to his re-election campaign after a string of racist images from his past put Ca...
22:39, 09/19/2019

'It has created a sense of hostility': how Kaws made the art world pay attention With 2.4m Instagram followers, a $14.8m sale and brawls for his T-shirts in Uniqlo, is the artist dismissed as ‘conceptually bankrupt’ more than just a pop culture craze?In a baseball cap and jeans, Brian Donnelly has the chilled-out vibe of a season...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Manchester United v Astana, Wolves v Braga, Rangers v Feyenoord – live! Europa League updates from the 8pm kick-offsEintracht Frankfurt 0-3 Arsenal | Rennes 1-1 CelticLive scores | Dudelange and Cluj pull off shocksAnd you can email Scott here 9.25pm BST Manchester United have been labouring a little. So Ole Gunnar Solsk...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Samantha Bee: Senate decided 'not to do a proper investigation' on Kavanaugh Late-night hosts react to the deja vu of Brett Kavanaugh headlines and Elizabeth Warren’s climb in the polls “It’s almost autumn, and you know what that means,” opened Samantha Bee on Full Frontal. “The air is getting crisper, I am preparing to eat a...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Judges urged to back MPs' recall if they rule against prorogation Final arguments at supreme court raise question of who has power to bring parliament backParliament should be allowed to reassemble next week, the supreme court has been urged, as the legal battle over Boris Johnson’s five-week suspension threatened ...
22:39, 09/19/2019

Global climate strike: how you can get involved Millions will take to the streets in global climate crisis protests from 20 to 27 SeptemberClimate strikes: are you taking part in Friday’s protests?The global climate strike kicks off on Friday and will ripple across the world in more than 4,000 loc...
22:39, 09/19/2019

EPA chief Andrew Wheeler says divisive 'transparency' rule will move ahead next year Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler told lawmakers Thursday the agency plans to implement a controversial transparency rule that critics say could limit available science....
23:13, 09/19/2019

Navy acknowledges, but can't explain strange 'aerial' objects in 3 videos The U.S. Navy has acknowledged what appear to be unusual flying objects in footage from three separate military videos, saying they show "unidentified aerial phenomena" moving at high speeds....
23:13, 09/19/2019

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

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

Tesla Model 3, Audi e-tron get top marks in crash tests The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released crash test results for several electric vehicles. Tesla picked up its first Top Safety Pick award for its Model 3 which earned “good” ratings in all six crash tests. The Audi e-tron, ano...
23:39, 09/19/2019

Jurassic Adventure hits Tucson this weekend Embark on a prehistoric journey and see the largest most realistic dinosaur ever. The Dino Expedition will be on  Sept. 21 and 22 at the Tucson Expo Center, 3750 E. Irvington Rd. To help our viewers enjoy a weekend full-on adventure, News 4 Tucson wi...
23:39, 09/19/2019

Florida Man Earns Title “Goat Guy.” Find Out Why… (WBBH) Todd Wright has two children that happen to be goats. He’s had the two goats since they were babies, and Wright said he didn’t plan to have goat kids. “I had other plans,” said Wright. “Then I met Cory Mushrooms, and it all changed.” Cory Mush...
23:39, 09/19/2019

Saudi attacks rattle shippers' plan to switch fuels Refinery outages in Saudi Arabia following weekend attacks on its oil facilities could deal a blow to the shipping industry's preparations for the biggest switch in fuel standards in decades....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Who will (and who should) win at the 2019 Emmy Awards We all know "Game of Thrones" will walk away victorious at the 2019 Emmys, but who else will win on TV's biggest night? And who really deserves to?        ...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney to play for Arsenal Under-23s vs Wolves Arsenal coach Unai Emery has revealed Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin will play for the Under-23 side on Friday as they continue their recovery from injury....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Iran's Top Diplomat Warns of 'All-Out War' if His Country Is Attacked Iran’s top diplomat said a military strike by the U.S. or Saudi Arabia against his country would result in “an all-out war,” a day after Riyadh accused Tehran of orchestrating debilitating attacks on its oil infrastructure and raised the prospect of ...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Angels beat Yankees in Sabathia's final home start The Los Angeles Angels beat the New York Yankees after a sixth inning fielding error in pitcher C.C. Sabathia's final regular-season start at Yankee Stadium....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Whistleblower Found Trump Phone Call With Foreign Leader ‘Troubling,’ Official Says The inspector general for the U.S. intelligence community met privately Thursday with the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence amid an escalating dispute over a whistleblower complaint about a phone call between President Trump and an unn...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Nancy Pelosi Is the Best Friend Donald Trump Could Ask For When it comes to the issue of impeaching one of the worst Republican presidents of all time, Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has done exactly the same thing that she did over a decade ago when presented with the issue of impeaching one of the w...
00:26, 09/20/2019

Apple releases iOS 13 and watchOS 6 Apple's most popular devices are receiving major software updates today after an extensive but rocky beta testing cycle; more updates are coming soon.Read More...
00:26, 09/20/2019

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

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

Economic divide in the US is becoming as stark as its politics Republicans and Democrats have long since separated themselves by ideology, leaving each more conservative or liberal than ever. A new data analysis by the Brookings Institution documents just how fast their economic fortunes have diverged as well....
00:26, 09/20/2019

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

‘Apex Legends’ Season 3 launches with a new hero on October 1st It's official: Season 3 of Apex Legends will start on October 1st. Included in the update is Crypto, Apex's newest playable character; an all-new battle pass with more than 100 in-game items; the new charge rifle weapon; and a tweaked ranke...
00:52, 09/20/2019

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

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

The FDA has opened a criminal investigation into vaping The Food and Drug Administration opened a criminal investigation into the vaping supply chain earlier this summer, it has emerged. The Office of Criminal Investigations started the probe following reports of a vaping-related lung illness. The agency....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Did a Common Childhood Illness Take Down the Neanderthals? A 21st century nuisance for parents may have proved deadly to early man. It is one of the great unsolved mysteries of anthropology. What killed off the Neanderthals, and why did Homo sapiens thrive even as Neanderthals withered to extinction? ...
00:52, 09/20/2019

Egyptian Technology Upgraded Edomite Copper Smelting In the Hebrew Bible, the Edomites were the descendants of Jacob's brother Esau, but did an ancient Egyptian invasion trigger technological innovations within this biblical kingdom? ...
00:52, 09/20/2019

8 major books being made into movies, from 'Little Women' to 'The Rhythm Section' Can't wait for 'Cats' and 'Little Women'? Here's a preview of which novels book-lovers can expect to get the Hollywood treatment in the near future.        ...
00:52, 09/20/2019

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

Xilinx CFO Lorenzo Flores to step down Chipmaker Xilinx Inc said on Thursday Chief Financial Officer Lorenzo Flores is stepping down, sending the company's shares down nearly 4% in extended trading....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Houston Bush Intercontinental Airport reopens: Rains prompt 650+ canceled flights The Houston airport reopened after a full-ground stop Thursday morning, but it's trying to catch up after hundreds of cancellations and delays.       ...
00:52, 09/20/2019

10 authentic Oktoberfests in the US you should know about The epicenter of Oktoberfest is Munich, but there are plenty of Oktoberfest celebrations throughout the U.S. to celebrate       ...
00:52, 09/20/2019

BJP Plans To Organise 10 Meetings In J&K On Article 370 As part of its ongoing nationwide campaign on the abrogation of special status of Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP plans to hold 10 meetings of its senior leaders and Union ministers in the state, including......
00:52, 09/20/2019

Court Asks UP About Steps Taken By State To Protect Inter-Caste Couples The Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to apprise it about the steps being taken to provide protection to those who entered into inter-caste or interfaith marriages....
00:52, 09/20/2019

India Not Invited By Pak For Cultural Event Under Shanghai Summit India was not invited for the cultural event organised by Pakistan on Thursday under the aegis of a Shanghai Cooperation Organisation military drill in Russia, Army sources said....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Jammu And Kashmir Investor Summit Postponed To 2020 The State Administrative Council (SAC) on Thursday postponed the Jammu and Kashmir Investor Summit, which was earlier scheduled to take place from October 12-14, to 2020....
00:52, 09/20/2019

Trade Tension, Energy Cooperation On Agenda In PM's US Visit: 10 Points Prime Minister Narendra Modi is starting on Friday for a hectic week-long tour of the US that includes two meetings with US President Donald Trump, nearly 20 other bilaterals, and address at the UN......
00:52, 09/20/2019

Pak Behind Fake Accounts Of Top Officers On Twitter, Says Army: Report The Indian Army and other security agencies are taking strict action against the fake Twitter handles of senior Indian military leadership created by Pakistani agencies to spread misinformation about......
00:52, 09/20/2019

Study: Even short-lived solar panels can be economically viable A new study shows that, contrary to widespread belief within the solar power industry, new kinds of solar cells and panels don’t necessarily have to last for 25 to 30 years in order to be economically viable in today’s market. Rather, solar panels...
01:13, 09/20/2019

Amazon Orders 100,000 Electric Delivery Vans as Part of Efforts To Reduce Emissions (NEW YORK) — Amazon, which delivers more than 10 billion items a year on fuel-guzzling planes, vans and trucks, vowed Thursday to cut the amount of damage it does to the environment and report its greenhouse gas emissions regularly. The online ...
01:13, 09/20/2019

New York Giants Get Tired Of Mike Francesa Telling Them They Stink, Cut Ties With His Show Mike Francesa has really stepped in it this time. The sleepy goofus had a standing weekly interview with New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur every Monday on WFAN, but the relationship between grouchy radio host and grouchy organization has reached...
01:13, 09/20/2019

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

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

Prague to resurrect forgotten land in the shadow of its spires Known as the city of a hundred spires, Prague's gothic cathedrals, cobblestone streets and hilltop castle towering over the river create a picture-perfect tourist dream....
01:13, 09/20/2019

South Sudan Oil Consortium Funded Militias Accused of Atrocities, Report Says The report by a watchdog group linked Dar Petroleum Operating Company to the president and outlined other major players it said were complicit in violence and corruption....
01:13, 09/20/2019

American Airlines canceled more flights than any US carrier in July: 'It was a tough summer for us' American Airlines struggled with flight delays and cancellations this summer, hamstrung by the grounded Boeing 737 Max and mired in a bitter labor dispute with its mechanics....
01:13, 09/20/2019

Can Trump’s new national security adviser keep freeing hostages? Austin Tice’s family hopes so. Robert C. O’Brien spent the last year as the State Department's top hostage negotiator. While some Americans have been brought home under his watch, several others are still held abroad, including Austin Tice, a freelance journalist and Marine Corps ...
01:39, 09/20/2019

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

Huawei’s Mate 30 Pro doesn’t have Google’s app store, but Android is still its future The Mate 30 phones might be powered by EMUI 10 based on Android 10, but they’re not running Google’s version of Android. You won’t find the Play Store, Gmail, Google Maps, or Google Search, and that much was evident early in the Mate 30 presentation ...
01:39, 09/20/2019

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

HUD Secretary Ben Carson makes dismissive comments about transgender people, angering agency staff During his visit to San Francisco this week, the Housing and Urban Development Secretary also lamented that society no longer seemed to know the difference between men and women, according to three people who were present. Carson’s remarks, which vis...
01:39, 09/20/2019

Navient memo raises questions about its student loan servicing practices Student advocates say the document shows the company intentionally steered borrowers into high-cost repayment options, but Navient says it shows exactly the opposite....
01:39, 09/20/2019

Black Leaders Condemn Attacks by Sanders Supporters Amid Fallout From WFP's Warren Endorsement In a draft letter obtained by Splinter on Thursday, dozens of prominent black progressive leaders condemned the “hateful, violent, and racist threats” they said have been leveled by “self-identified [Bernie] Sanders supporters” against black leader...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Torrential Imelda rains kill one, flood homes, snarl travel around Houston Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the city's airport temporarily halted flights and tens of ...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Man buys fridge safe to stop his fiancée from eating chocolate It’s a choc-block! While most people might profess their love with a box of chocolates, a UK man is locking up his candy stash to prevent his bride-to-be from eating sweets in a move that’s been deemed both “genius” and “dastardly” by social me...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Smartphones won’t make millennials sprout horns: Shamed scientists Smartphones might lead to an increased risk of anxiety, obesity or your vehicle becoming engulfed in flames — but they won’t make you grow horns. A much-shared 2018 study which claimed that poor posture caused by smartphone and tablet use may b...
02:00, 09/20/2019

Urbanworld 2019: How Kasi Lemmons, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Henry Hunter Hall Continue a Creative Legacy in Harriet Before she departed this earth, Harriet Tubman’s last words were, “I go to prepare a place for you.” When I hear such a powerful phrase, I can’t help but think of the concept of legacy....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Wrestling Ref Gets 2-Year Suspension for Forcing Black Student to Cut ‘Unnatural’ Dreadlocks The racial slur-spewing New Jersey high school wrestling referee who forced a black student to cut his dreadlocks has been suspended for at least two years after a civil rights investigation resulted in implicit bias training, a legal warning from th...
02:00, 09/20/2019

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02:00, 09/20/2019

EPA tees up retaliation against California fuel economy deal The Environmental Protection Agency is questioning whether California has the legal authority to strike a deal with four automakers on fuel economy standards stronger than what the Trump administration will set....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Look: Squirrel rescued from under hood of Virginia State Police car A Virginia State Police sergeant who heard unusual noises coming from under the hood of her car made an unusual discovery -- a squirrel trapped in the vehicle....
02:26, 09/20/2019

Woman puts injured bobcat in back of SUV with young child Wildlife officials in Colorado are reminding residents not to approach wild animals after a woman picked up an injured bobcat and put it in her vehicle with her young child....
02:26, 09/20/2019

Europa League: Bold but blunt Frankfurt misfire as Arsenal seize the moment Eintracht Frankfurt’s first Europa League game of the season ended in a harsh defeat by Arsenal. While the hosts showed plenty of ambition, they also missed the attacking threat of their opponents....
02:26, 09/20/2019

Demi Moore can’t land a joke in ‘Corporate Animals’ While it may appear that Demi Moore has abandoned Hollywood for a simpler life, the “Ghost” actress has actually been pumping out duds like a T-shirt factory. In the past five years she’s starred in such non-classics as “Wild Oats,” “Forsaken,” “Blin...
03:26, 09/20/2019

‘Running With the Devil’ movie review: A weak ‘Traffic’ rip-off Nicolas Cage has had a pretty good run lately (see “Color Out of Space,” which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last week), so it’s disheartening if not surprising to see him in this weak “Traffic” ri...
03:26, 09/20/2019

‘Rambo: Last Blood’ is an orgy of death “Rambo: Last Blood” features what’s easily the most violent movie scene of the year. It’s awesome. Awaiting an ambush near the end of the film, John Rambo (Sylvester Stallone) has thoroughly booby-trapped his secluded Arizona ranch — from the tunnels...
03:26, 09/20/2019

Go Inside Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union's $32.5 Million Miami Beach Mansion Hollywood's hottest couple has put their hot property up on the market. After renovating their Miami Beach property in 2010, Dwyane Wade and Gabrielle Union are saying goodbye to the......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Real Housewives of Atlanta's Kenya Moore and Marc Daly Split After 2 Years of Marriage One relationship in Atlanta isn't all peaches and cream. E! News can confirm Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kenya Moore and her husband Marc Daly have split after two years of......
03:52, 09/20/2019

Purdue Pharma Warns That Sackler Family May Walk From Opioid Deal The company said the cost of fighting lawsuits brought by states could jeopardize its owners’ ability to contribute $3 billion to a national opioids settlement....
03:52, 09/20/2019

Ryanair boss could get €99m bonus despite shareholder revolt Michael O’Leary may benefit from fixed-price shares after 50.5% remuneration approval Almost half of Ryanair shareholders have voted against a controversial new pay package for the chief executive, Michael O’Leary, that could result in the airline ha...
03:52, 09/20/2019

US drone strike kills 16 civilians in Afghanistan, governor's spokesman says A drone strike carried out by US forces in eastern Afghanistan killed 16 civilians, a spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province said Thursday....
04:26, 09/20/2019

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

Opinion: USA TODAY investigation shows NFL still falling short on domestic violence USA TODAY investigation found coaches with red flags for abuse, but the NFL says its teams are responsible for vetting their hires.       ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

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

Amir Garrett sprints to dugout after Kyle Schwarber takes offense to strikeout celebration Amir Garrett had a humorous reaction when Kyle Schwarber took offense to Garrett celebrating an inning-ending strikeout.       ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Earthlings descend on Area 51 for aliens, parties What started out as a internet hoax to "storm Area 51" has morphed into a festival celebrating all things alien near the once-secret Nevada military research site. (Sept. 19)        ...
04:26, 09/20/2019

Amazon Orders 100,000 Vans From Electric Startup Rivian By 2024 [Updated] Earlier this year, Amazon invested $700 million in Michigan’s electric car startup Rivian, but now the company has built on that with an order for 100,000 vans to hit the roads by 2024, which is a lot of vans....
04:26, 09/20/2019

Who Is Benny Gantz? Israel's Ex-Military Chief, Front-Runner For PM Post With a parliamentary election producing a deadlock, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing the prospect of an electoral defeat for the first time in more than a decade. In an effort to......
05:26, 09/20/2019

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

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

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

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

Possibly rabid raccoon terrorizes NJ town, doesn’t stop after getting tased A raccoon terrorized a New Jersey town on Thursday, biting at least two people and charging at police officers — after they had tased it. The masked bandit started spreading mayhem in Maywood around 1:30 p.m., when it lunged at an 82-year-old m...
05:52, 09/20/2019

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

Cops overlook handgun in turnstile jumper’s waistband Cops arrested a turnstile jumper and brought him all the way to a police station — and marched him in front of a desk sergeant — before realizing he was packing a loaded handgun in his waistband, The Post has learned. Ex-con Billy Walters, 37, slippe...
05:52, 09/20/2019

De Blasio donors agree to settle lobbying violation for $65K Three city developers agreed to pay $65,000 to settle claims that they violated a state lobbying law by donating to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s since-shuttered Campaign for One New York. The New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics announced...
05:52, 09/20/2019

Inside the MTA’s questionable plan to improve bus service The cash-strapped MTA will run fewer buses on Brooklyn’s busiest route — but the ones it does send will be roomier, the agency announced Thursday. The change to the B46 route — which is expected to add a few minutes to waits at all times except...
05:52, 09/20/2019

City makes a splash with E. River pool plan A city agency made a splash Wednesday with its call for a public pool in the East River — a plan that could return swimming to the urban estuary for the first time in over 100 years. “I’m excited this is finally getting some attenti...
05:52, 09/20/2019

Heavy Rain Brings Houston To A Halt Ahead Of Mega 'Howdy, Modi' Event The stage is all set for the mega "Howdy, Modi!" event where US President Donald Trump will join Prime Minister Narendra Modi who will address over 50,000 Indian-Americans, but the torrential rain......
06:26, 09/20/2019

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

New anti-tampering proposal at center of owners meeting A new set of rules to curb tampering in the NBA will be put to a vote on Friday, but there is trepidation about how it will be implemented and if it will make a difference....
06:26, 09/20/2019

South Carolina man found guilty of kidnapping missing mistress A South Carolina man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for kidnapping his former mistress who hasn’t been seen for nearly six years. Sidney Moorer was found guilty Wednesday on charges stemming from the December 2013 disappearance of Hea...
06:26, 09/20/2019

‘Suicide-text’ gal Michelle Carter will leave jail early despite parole ruling The Massachusetts woman whose heartless text messages goaded her suicidal friend into killing himself will get out of jail at least two months early regardless of a pending parole decision, according to officials — because she is a “model...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Pennsylvania man survives after shooting himself in head with crossbow A Pennsylvania man tried to commit suicide Thursday by shooting himself in the head with a crossbow, according to reports. The 29-year-old man survived the attempt on his life as the small bolt did not penetrate far, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette repor...
06:26, 09/20/2019

Tropical Storm Imelda causes catastrophic flooding in Texas Catastrophic flooding from stalled Tropical Storm Imelda endangered communities across southeastern Texas on Thursday. Two deaths have been reported....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Loretta Lynn was 'so tickled' Metallica covered her song Metallica busted out a Loretta Lynn classic at its Nashville concert earlier this year. The country singer said she may have to cover the band now.        ...
07:13, 09/20/2019

Ex-Facebook engineer takes to YouTube to mock the culture and joke about how he was fired Patrick Shyu, a former tech lead at Google, has posted a series of videos making fun of Facebook, where he worked as a software engineer until last month....
07:13, 09/20/2019

Marquez Brothers food company to pay $2M settlement after rejecting non-Hispanic job seekers: reports A California-based food company has agreed to pay $2 million to settle a federal lawsuit after being accused of hiring only Hispanic employees – and rejecting job seekers who were white, black, Asian or members of other non-Hispanic groups....
07:14, 09/20/2019

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

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Declines to Weigh in on Kennedy vs. Markey Primary Battle. ‘The Electorate Will Decide’ Massachusetts Rep. Ayanna Pressley has no plans to make an endorsement in the contested Senate primary in her home state, she said on Thursday. The Boston Globe reported Wednesday that Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III will formally announce this ...
07:39, 09/20/2019

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

UAW cites some progress in GM talks With the union's strike against the automaker set to enter its fifth day, UAW Vice President Terry Dittes also cautioned that several issues remain unresolved and negotiations aimed at ending the walkout could stretch into the weekend and beyond....
07:39, 09/20/2019

Honduran Mother and Child Drown Crossing the Rio Grande After Stress From 'Remain in Mexico' Policy After desperate weeks waiting for an immigration court hearing, a Honduran mother and her child drowned while attempting to cross the Rio Grande into Texas. Idalia Yamileth Herrera Hernandez and her son, Gael Cordova Herrera, had entered the U.S. to ...
08:26, 09/20/2019

iPhone 11 Series Pre-Orders Are Now Live via Amazon, Flipkart, Paytm Mall iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are now available for pre-orders in India via Amazon, Flipkart, and Paytm Mall. The sales will open September 27....
08:26, 09/20/2019

Samsung Galaxy A70s With 64-Megapixel Camera Said to Launch in India Soon Samsung is all set to launch its most premium Galaxy A-device, the Galaxy A70s, with a 64-megapixel rear camera sensor later this month, informed sources told IANS on Thursday....
08:26, 09/20/2019

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

ATP roundup: Medvedev cruises in St. Petersburg Daniil Medvedev, back in action for the first time since losing in the U.S. Open final, cruised to a 7-5, 6-3 win over fellow Russian Evgeny Donskoy in the second round of the St. Petersburg (Russia) Open on Thursday....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Rodriguez posts 18th win as Red Sox down Giants Left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez earned his career-best 18th win, and his teammates rocked San Francisco Giants ace Madison Bumgarner on Thursday afternoon, allowing the host Boston Red Sox to salvage one win in the three-game interleague series with a ...
08:52, 09/20/2019

Acuna, Freeman power Braves past Phillies Ronald Acuna Jr. hit his 40th home run, and Freddie Freeman delivered a key two-run single that helped the visiting Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Thursday....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Football Leaks 'whistleblower' faces more than 100 charges Portuguese prosecutors on Thursday brought more than 100 charges against a man who allegedly accessed and published confidential documents belonging to leading soccer clubs and officials....
08:52, 09/20/2019

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

Retirees are spending nearly $1,000 on this medical cost — and Medicare doesn't cover it About 2 out of 3 people on Medicare don't have any dental coverage at all, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. Here's what that means for your wallet....
08:52, 09/20/2019

For Trump, a Time of Indecision In discussions with his staff, Mr. Trump has made clear he wants to accomplish something big, but seems stymied as to what it might be, according to interviews with a half-dozen aides and advisers....
08:52, 09/20/2019

Efficient hosts Japan relish tackling rugby's biggest tournament The kilometre-long queue outside the Kitakyushu Stadium on Monday afternoon told you all you needed to know about how Japan will embrace this World Cup....
09:26, 09/20/2019

| Climate protests | Greek migrants evicted: WATCH the top world news videos for today Fridays for Future: Climate protest in Thailand | Greek police evict migrants from Athens squats; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
09:27, 09/20/2019

| Gantz says he should be next Israeli PM Benny Gantz, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main opponent in the country's general election, says he should be prime minister in a broad unity government....
09:27, 09/20/2019

| Sweeping US sanctions on Iran target leaders, oil and trade Ongoing US sanctions on Iran have targeted Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and the Islamic republic's top brass, while also seeking to choke trade in a variety of goods from oil to carpets....
09:27, 09/20/2019

Between Two Ferns: The Movie review – ramshackle cameo comedy Zach Galifianakis’s abrasive celebrity talkshow gets transformed into a featherweight, intermittently funny, full-length feature for NetflixThere are saving graces scattered throughout Zach Galifianakis’s featherweight extension of his amateur talksh...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Criminal review – like Line of Duty at its intense, interrogatory best David Tennant gives his finest performance as a doctor suspected of murder in this fresh, thrilling crime drama set inside the interrogation room I yield to no one in my adoration of, and in times of particular strife, emotional dependence on Law & O...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Netflix considering paying out bonuses for successful films The streaming giant is weighing up incentives for hitting viewing targets, as well as payments for winning major awardsNetflix is planning an incentive scheme for film-makers whose work is a success on the streaming platform, it has been reported.Acc...
10:26, 09/20/2019

Jurassic Dream Lets You Peacefully Explore A CryEngine Jurassic Park Jurassic Dream is a fan-made CryEngine project that imagines a Jurassic Park where the catastrophic events of the novel/movie never happened, and everything is just fine. It’s beautiful, with the only catch being that there are no dinosaurs....
10:26, 09/20/2019

Unlock Qi's Aesthetic Potential With These Disguised Wireless Charging Pads Wireless charging is one of those features that only seems moderately cool...until you start using it, become addicted, and can’t ever go back to old-fashioned cables. Trouble is, wireless chargers aren’t exactly pretty, and they take up valuable spa...
10:26, 09/20/2019

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

French Court Says Valve Must Allow Steam Users To Resell Games Back in 2015, Valve got sued by a French consumer organization called UFC-Que Choisir (not to be confused with non-French, non-consumer organization the Ultimate Fighting Championship). UFC-Que Choisir had a multitude of bones to pick with the longti...
10:26, 09/20/2019

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

India rains to be above average for first time in six years: officials India is likely to receive above-average monsoon rains in 2019 for the first time in six years as seasonal rainfall continues longer than expected, two senior weather department officials told Reuters, in a boon for the country's cooling economy....
11:14, 09/20/2019

What can cause a lump on the penis? Many different conditions can cause one or more lumps to form on the penis. Some, such as Fordyce spots, are harmless. Others, including infections, require treatment. Learn more here....
11:14, 09/20/2019

Could this mechanism explain why sleepless nights affect gut health? A new study in mice reveals that the brain's 24-hour clock regulates the activity of a type of immune cell that has a strong influence on gut health....
11:14, 09/20/2019

How will Arsenal line up vs Aston Villa? Reiss Nelson set to start After resting several players for Thursday's Europa League win over Eintracht Frankfurt, you would suspect Unai Emery will recall many of his big guns for Sunday's match with Aston Villa....
11:14, 09/20/2019

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

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

'Progress' as Britain shares partial plans with EU to break Brexit deadlock Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he thinks progress is being made, after Britain submitted written documents to the EU to try to break the Brexit deadlock....
11:39, 09/20/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-India tax break, China rate cut lift stocks; FX rises A surge in Indian shares led emerging markets higher on Friday, after the government announced deep cuts in corporate taxes to revive flagging growth, while a widely expected domestic interest rate cut from China added to the chipper mood....
11:39, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Twitter suspends Saudi royal adviser Qahtani, fake Gulf accounts Twitter suspended the account of former Saudi royal court adviser Saud al-Qahtani on Friday, nearly a year after he was sacked over his suspected role in the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi....
11:39, 09/20/2019

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

Superbug hotspots emerging in farms across globe – study Global outbreak of antibiotic-resistant superbugs linked to overconsumption of meatHotspots of antibiotic-resistant superbugs are springing up in farms around the world, the direct result of our overconsumption of meat, with potentially disastrous co...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Aaron Boone makes history — and Yankees say more is on way It took Aaron Boone less than two full seasons to make history as a manager. In addition to guiding the Yankees to their first AL East title since 2012 with a 9-1 win over the Angels on Thursday night, Boone also became the first manager to win 100 g...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Luke Falk isn’t getting eased into Jets’ QB job Luke Falk realized the coincidence when he looked at his phone during the draft in 2018 and saw the Titans were calling him. Tennessee took him in the sixth round, pick No. 199 overall, out of Washington State. That, of course, is the round and pick ...
12:00, 09/20/2019

Robby Anderson won’t ‘hold’ breath waiting for call on Pats CB Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson expects to see plenty of Patriots All-Pro cornerback Stephon Gilmore on Sunday in New England. He also expects for Gilmore to get away with holding. “He’s one of the best,” Anderson said. “He holds a lot, gets away w...
12:00, 09/20/2019

The cost of subsidising UK wind farms has dropped to an all-time low Results of a UK government auction on Friday show windfarms will be built in 2025 for as little as £39.65 per megawatt hour, a drop of almost a third since 2017...
12:26, 09/20/2019

Labs confirm 1st new case of polio in Philippines in 26 years Nearly two decades after the World Health Organization declared polio eradicated in the Philippines, the malady has returned in a new outbreak, officials said Thursday....
12:26, 09/20/2019

Philippines to vaccinate millions as polio virus resurfaces in 2 children The Philippines recorded its second case of polio on Friday, as it prepared to vaccinate millions of children against a disease it believed to have been eradicated two decades ago....
12:52, 09/20/2019

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

U.N. urged by own staff to look at its climate footprint More than 1,000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomatic perks like business-class flights and travel handouts, a letter obtained by Reuters showed....
12:52, 09/20/2019

2020 Renault Kwid Facelift Spotted Again; Is This the Climber Variant? Images of the upcoming Renault Kwid facelift have yet again surfaced online, and this time around it looks like we have spotted the Climber edition of the car....
12:52, 09/20/2019

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS mules hit the Nurburgring RS version of latest Cayman GT4 seems to be in development; firm's head of sports cars has revealed his desire for one Porsche is again testing what appears to be a hardcore 'RS' version of the latest 718 Cayman GT4, as a test mule has been seen goi...
13:13, 09/20/2019

Pentagon weighing move to send more troops to Middle East to deter conflict The Pentagon is weighing whether to send more troops, including air defense units, to the Middle East as an act of deterrence, Pentagon officials told Fox News Thursday....
13:13, 09/20/2019

Retired SEAL McRaven says US will be in Afghanistan for 'very long time' Retired Navy SEAL Adm. William McRaven, the former head of U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) who organized the 2011 raid that took out Al Qaeda leader Usama bin Laden, says the U.S. will be in Afghanistan “for a very long time.”...
13:13, 09/20/2019

NY woman fined and released for bringing marijuana into Russia, court says A New York woman arrested in Russia on suspicion of possessing marijuana she claimed was medicinal has been released, a Russian court said in a statement....
13:13, 09/20/2019

The New Hangout in Columbus? Distilleries One of the country’s fastest-growing cities has seen a surge in homegrown distilleries that are drawing customers with tasting rooms, restaurants and bottle shops....
13:13, 09/20/2019

Google Search to Add Support for 3 New Indian Languages by End of This Year Google Search is getting three new Indian languages. Google hasn't shared the names of the three new Indian languages, but these are likely to include Oriya and Urdu....
13:13, 09/20/2019

Manoj Bajpayee's The Family Man Needs a Better Handle In our review of The Family Man - the Manoj Bajpayee, Priyamani-starrer Amazon series from India - we look at how creators Raj & D.K. take on relevant socio-political ideas but fail to do justice......
13:13, 09/20/2019

|Icasaedgestowardsspectrumallocation South Africa is finally edging towards the much-awaited allocation of high demand spectrum, with Icasa revealing that it plans to release licencing criteria by year end....
13:13, 09/20/2019

Indian Cooking Tips : How To Make Crispy Masala Puri At Home (Watch Recipe Video) Our Indian kitchen pantry is loaded with spices that could spruce up just about anything. This masala puri recipeis ideal for days you want to tuck into something nice and crunchy....
13:39, 09/20/2019

The Gujarati Favourite Thepla, 3 Different Ways Theplas are usually very thin and are enjoyed with pickles or chutneys. Check out these three different thepla recipes to pack for your next journey or to enjoy a delightful breakfast meal....
13:39, 09/20/2019

A bank scandal, an oligarch and the IMF: Ukraine's president has a lot to deal with right now Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is under pressure over how he will resolve a long-running dispute regarding a nationalized bank and its former oligarch owner....
13:39, 09/20/2019

New House bill includes no extra allowance for NASA, threatening 2024 Moon program NASA wants to go back to the Moon. That was true even before Donald Trump won the presidency, but a mandate by the administration to make a crewed Moon mission a reality “within five years” dramatically shortened the space agency’s ...
13:39, 09/20/2019

NASA couldn’t find India’s crashed Moon lander, and hope is fading fast It’s now been nearly two full weeks since India’s lunar lander, Chandrayaan-2, went quiet moments before what was supposed to be a soft landing on the Moon. Rather than gracefully gliding to a halt, the spacecraft crashed, and its handler...
13:39, 09/20/2019

| Third Algerian protest figure detained within a week An Algerian court has ordered the pre-trial detention of a leading figure in protests that have gripped Algeria for nearly seven months, one of his lawyers says....
13:39, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | Nigeria becomes Africa's staging ground for illegal pangolin trade with Asia Porous borders, lax law enforcement, corruption and one of Africa's biggest ports has helped criminal networks in Nigeria corner most of the African trade in pangolins, considered to be the world's most trafficked mammal....
13:39, 09/20/2019

Striking students tell world leaders 'do your jobs' on climate Hundreds of thousands of students, office workers and other protesters took to the streets across the globe on Friday to demand urgent action to avert an environmental catastrophe from world leaders gathering for a U.N. climate summit....
13:39, 09/20/2019

Jakarta to host green-friendly Formula E race next year Indonesia will host a Formula E round for the first time next June with drivers racing in central Jakarta, the all-electric racing series announced on Friday....
13:39, 09/20/2019

Mysterious vaping-related lung illnesses are spreading across the US. Doctors say these are the symptoms to watch out for. Luxy Images/Getty Images As of September 17, the CDC reported 530 cases of vaping-related illnesses in 38 states and confirmed seven deaths in six states. On September 11, the Trump administration announced it's pushing forward a ban on all flavored...
14:00, 09/20/2019

Beats by Dre Solo3 headphones are on sale for $99.99 at Daily Steals for a limited time Beats Apple's Beats Solo3 are excellent headphones, but they're not super cheap, with a typical list price of $299.99. Business Insider readers can save $200 on Beats Solo3 Wireless headphones at Daily Steals with the promo code "BINSIDERBTS" at ch...
14:00, 09/20/2019

Lyft's app just got a major safety upgrade for bike and scooter rentals (LYFT, UBER) Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Lyft and its subsidiary bike rental apps will now show bike lanes on a map, the company announced Thursday. It's a major safety upgrade for bikes and scooters as the ride-hailing company continues to invest in growing t...
14:00, 09/20/2019

TikTok Users Share Hilarious #ExpectationVsReality Videos TikTok funny videos, shared using the hashtag #ExpectationVsReality, have collectively garnered more than 10 crore views on the video sharing platform. These videos describe the difference between......
14:00, 09/20/2019

In climate-change fight, college student launches push to stop childbirth until governments act A Canadian college student is asking other young people to forgo having children in an effort to get their governments to take serious steps to address climate change....
14:00, 09/20/2019

Justin Trudeau blames privileged upbringing for wearing blackface as new video as third racist incident emerges Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Thursday over his growing blackface scandal but stopped short of saying whether there were more pictures or videos of him dressed up in darkened makeup....
14:00, 09/20/2019

Twitter deletes thousands of accounts spreading state propaganda Twitter has removed thousands of state-backed accounts linked with spreading propaganda about the Saudi government and sowing discord around the ongoing protests in Hong Kong....
14:26, 09/20/2019

Comedy Central and Channel 5 shows to join Britbox streaming service: ITV Television boxsets from Viacom-owned Channel 5 as well as British comedies from Comedy Central UK will appear on Britbox, a new British joint venture video streaming service from the BBC and ITV, ITV said on Friday....
14:26, 09/20/2019

Electric vehicle startup Rivian gets a jolt from big Amazon.com van order Electric vehicle startup Rivian Automotive LLC got a big boost from one of its investors on Thursday when Amazon.com announced it was ordering 100,000 electric delivery vans....
14:26, 09/20/2019

AWS says servers secure following Malindo Air data breach Amazon Web Services says servers containing customer information belonging to the Malaysian airline are secured, following a breach that compromised personal data of 21 million passengers, including that of Malindo's parent company, Lion Air....
15:00, 09/20/2019

Premier League title is now Liverpool's to lose? Don't be daft Winning run must end at some point but Jürgen Klopp will want to put down a marker at Chelsea, where the Virgil van Dijk-Tammy Abraham battle is one to watchThe shock of the season seems to have arrived already, with suggestions that it is Liverpool’...
15:00, 09/20/2019

Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka pays tribute to ‘legend’ Ljungberg after stealing show • Winger has been working with Ljungberg since age of 15• Saka says after shining at Frankfurt that he studies RonaldoThe Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka paid tribute to the influence of Freddie Ljungberg after producing a scintillating display in Thursda...
15:00, 09/20/2019

29 Genius Couples Halloween Costume Ideas 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......
15:00, 09/20/2019

Tesla Model S “Plaid” posts preliminary 7.20s Nurburgring lap time News 20 Sep, 2019 Tesla claims a Model S mule, fitted with its latest “Plaid” powertrain, can achieve a seven-minute 20-second Nurburgring lap time...
15:00, 09/20/2019

Mahesh Bhatt Turns 71 Today, Celebrates With His Family With A Special Birthday Menu. Mahesh Bhatt celebrated his 71st birthday, in the middle of shooting for his next Sadak 2, with Alia Bhatt and Pooja Bhatt at a restaurant in Mumbai with some delicious North Indian delicacies....
15:00, 09/20/2019

Indian Cooking Tips: Pair Your Evening Cuppa With This Crispy Masala Toast We are used to pairing our evening cup of chai or coffee with delights like samosas, bhujias etc. But what if we say that you can now experiment with an extremely common kitchen ingredient and turn it......
15:00, 09/20/2019

Funny or Die Finds New Life in the Streaming Era The company, which began as a comedy website, has branched out to podcasts and feature films, including “Between Two Ferns: The Movie,” which debuts on Netflix on Friday....
15:26, 09/20/2019

Trump mocks Bill de Blasio for ending 2020 bid: ‘He’s coming home!’ President Trump wasted no time mocking Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday after Hizzoner announced he was ending his far-fetched bid for the presidency. “Oh no, really big political news, perhaps the biggest story in years! Part time Mayor of New Y...
15:26, 09/20/2019

Ed Buck Faces Federal Drug Charge in Death of Man in His Home The authorities outlined a disturbing pattern in which they say that Mr. Buck traded drugs and money for sexual favors. They said there were at least 11 victims....
16:01, 09/20/2019

Malaysia, choked by smog of forest fires in Indonesia, issues 2 million face masks to students As smog from Indonesia's sprawling forest fires chokes neighboring Malaysia, authorities there have distributed 2 million face masks to students in affected areas, state news agency Bernama reported Thursday....
16:02, 09/20/2019

Everyone Hates You When You're Selfish in a Crowd Reddit must know it’s Jerk Week. The top post on r/AskReddit last night asked, “What is something we can all agree on being a ‘dick move’?” The top answers, agreed upon by thousands of Reddit users, shared a theme: the most universal dick move is bei...
16:26, 09/20/2019

iPhone 11 Can Be Availed for an Effective Price of Rs. 39,300: Here's How iPhone 11 64GB for an effective price of Rs. 39,300 can be availed with an HDFC Bank Infinia Credit Card. Offers on iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, and Apple Watch Series 5 are also listed....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Two Malicious Apps With 1.5 Million Downloads Removed From Google Play These apps ask for a whole set of permissions, including the ability to record audio without user confirmation, and served intrusive adware that earned money for developers in an unethical manner....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Dozens of people poisoned this year by salmonella-infected British eggs Exclusive: since January at least 45 consumers have fallen ill, investigation finds, despite assurances of very low riskDozens of people have been poisoned after consuming British eggs contaminated with salmonella, an investigation has found, despite...
17:13, 09/20/2019

N.F.L. Week 3 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread The Ravens will try to prove themselves against the Chiefs, the Rams will try to win in Cleveland and the Cowboys and Patriots will try to stay awake in likely blowouts....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Brexit news latest: Irish deputy PM Simon Coveney insists 'we are not close to a deal right now' Ireland today doused down the prospects of an imminent Brexit deal breakthrough, accusing the Government of not offering a "fair deal" to resolve the border backstop row....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Police recreate face of mystery man murdered in Forest Gate a decade ago Detectives today released this haunting image of an unidentified murder victim whose skeletal remains were found wrapped in binbags and dumped in an abandoned factory....
17:13, 09/20/2019

Margaret Atwood: ‘For a long time we were moving away from Gilead. Then we started going back towards it’ The bestselling author of The Testaments talks about her unusual upbringing and why it was time to revisit the dystopia of The Handmaid’s Tale“You are in chaos,” Margaret Atwood decrees calmly over tea. “It’s Cavaliers versus Roundheads.” We meet in ...
17:39, 09/20/2019

Brittany Howard: Jaime review (Columbia Records)A wonderful solo debut takes in race, religion and boozy excess, all with searing lyricismWinners of four Grammy awards across three styles – rock, alternative and roots – Alabama Shakes straddle others besides: gospel, blues, rock’...
17:39, 09/20/2019

Buy a classic Guardian photograph: Swans at dusk at Linlithgow, Scotland This week in our Guardian Print Shop series we have an image shot by Murdo MacLeod of swans gathered in the evening lightWith the birds front-lit against a darkening sky, this photograph of swans at Linlithgow in Scotland may look like a glorious nat...
17:39, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor de Blasio ends 2020 presidential bid New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio dropped out of the 2020 presidential campaign on Friday, ending a campaign he waged in the shadow of better-known progressive candidates....
17:39, 09/20/2019

Abortion front and center as new U.S. Supreme Court term nears With new abortion cases on a fast track to the U.S. Supreme Court, the nine justices will get an opportunity within weeks to take up legal fights over Republican-backed laws that could lead to rulings curbing a woman's ability to obtain the procedure...
17:39, 09/20/2019

U.S. scientists join effort to solve mysterious vaping-related illnesses The U.S. investigation into hundreds of cases of life-threatening lung illnesses related to vaping has turned up a curious abnormality: Many of the victims had pockets of oil clogging up cells responsible for removing impurities in the lungs....
17:39, 09/20/2019

Federal judge blocks California from enforcing tax return law aimed at Trump: report A federal judge on Thursday barred California from enforcing, at least for now, a new state law aimed at U.S. President Donald Trump that would require all candidates in state nominating contests for the presidency to release their tax returns, the L...
17:39, 09/20/2019

Andrew Cuomo announces $2 million grant for New York bomb squads ALBANY — New York state has received $2 million in federal grant funding for training and equipping bomb squads across the state. The federal Homeland Security Grant Program dollars are divided between the state’s 12 FBI-accredited bomb squads — from...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Man fatally stabbed after argument in Williamsburg deli A man was fatally stabbed in a Brooklyn deli early Friday, the NYPD said. The 37-year-old was inside a deli on Graham Avenue near Boerum Street in Williamsburg just after 4 a.m. when he got into a squabble with two other men, police said. The argumen...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook surprises customers at reopening of Fifth Avenue store Apple diehards who lined up outside the revamped Fifth Avenue Apple Store for the iPhone 11 launch got more than they bargained for when chief executive Tim Cook stopped by for a surprise appearance. The CEO flew in from the company’s Cupertino, Cali...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Stone County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Michael Stephen was always the 'first guy in, last one out,' chief says The morning of July 18 “began as about as routine as you can get” for Sgt. Michael Stephen, Arkansas State Police say, with the longtime Stone County Sheriff’s deputy and U.S. Army veteran summoned to a home in Leslie to carry out a domestic welfare ...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Hall County Sheriff's Office Deputy Nicolas Dixon's colleagues fill officer's shoes for his 9-year-old son When Caden Dixon arrived for the first day of school this year, the officers with the Hall County Sheriff’s Office showed him that his father, Nicolas – a deputy who was killed a month earlier in the line of duty – will never be forgotten....
18:00, 09/20/2019

Being Virginia State Police Trooper Lucas Dowell's friend was 'the greatest pleasure of my life,' sister says Erica Dowell says just hours after her brother, Lucas, died, officers from the Virginia State Police and the Metropolitan Police Department showed up in the middle of the night at her residence in Washington, D.C. and helped her pack before she set o...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Epstein accuser says Prince Andrew told her 'thank you' after she was forced to have sex with him A woman who claims Jeffrey Epstein paid her to have sex with Prince Andrew says in her first TV interview that the Duke of York thanked her after their first sexual encounter....
18:00, 09/20/2019

GDP Growth Expected To Be Better In September Quarter: Shaktikanta Das He said for the first quarter, the RBI analysis showed growth to be at 5.8 per cent and all the surveys it did also projected growth to be in the range of 5.5-5.8 per cent but the final print was much......
18:00, 09/20/2019

Rupee Rises By 40 Paise To Settle At 70.94 Against Dollar: 10 Points The rupee settled 40 paise higher against the dollar on Friday. The local currency opened on a strong note at 71.19 and shuttled between a high of 70.68 and a low of 71.19 during the day. The domestic......
18:00, 09/20/2019

Fuel Rates Hiked Across Metros, Check Petrol, Diesel Rates Here State-run oil marketing companies review the domestic fuel prices on a daily basis and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations with effect from 6 am....
18:00, 09/20/2019

UPDATE 2-Novo Nordisk wins U.S. approval for first-of-its-kind oral diabetes drug The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved an oral version of Novo Nordisk's diabetes drug semaglutide, a boost for the Danish drugmaker which hopes to transform the market by offering patients a non-injectable treatment....
18:00, 09/20/2019

CANADA STOCKS-Gains in energy shares push TSX to fresh record Canada's main stock index hit a record high in a broad-based rally on Friday, with energy shares outperforming as they continue to track gains in oil prices....
18:00, 09/20/2019

I.R.S. Offers Deal to Small Insurance Companies Under Scrutiny The offer pertains to captive insurance, a way to insure against risks not covered by traditional means. But it has created an incentive for tax avoidance....
18:26, 09/20/2019

|Commerzbanktoslash4300jobsascostcutssteppedup Commerzbank AG is planning to cut 4 300 jobs as part of a new strategic plan that will also see the bank sell a stake in its Polish mBank unit to reduce risk and help pay for the measures....
18:26, 09/20/2019

5 Lessons the ‘Downton Abbey’ TV Team Learned About Filmmaking Julian Fellowes, the show’s creator, and the producer Gareth Neame had a lot of characters to work with and a lot of fans to satisfy. Here’s how they navigated the challenge....
18:26, 09/20/2019

Canada's Trudeau takes campaign to ethnically diverse Toronto amid blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, embroiled in a blackface picture scandal, will appear on Friday in the country's most ethnically diverse city where he will make an announcement on gun control in a bid to get his campaign back on issue....
18:26, 09/20/2019

Canada Foreign Minister Freeland 'troubled, disappointed' by Trudeau's blackface images Canada's Foreign Minister Chyrstia Freeland, the most visible minister in Justin Trudeau's government and a key ally, said she was "troubled and disappointed" by images of the prime minister in blackface but that she accepted his apology....
18:26, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong diners offered protest-inspired 'eyeball' mocktails and 'tear gas' eggs Pro-democracy protests that have roiled Hong Kong for more than three months are providing culinary inspiration for a restaurant that offers a themed menu with spicy wasabi-spiked "tear gas" eggs and a drink shaped like a bloodied eyeball....
18:26, 09/20/2019

Trump welcomes Australia's PM, cementing strong trade, security ties U.S. President Donald Trump welcomed Australia's prime minister on Friday for only the second state visit of his administration, signaling the close bond between the two allies as Washington takes on Beijing and Tehran....
18:26, 09/20/2019

The DeanBeat: After all these years, Hollywood still doesn’t get games NBCUniversal made a big mistake this week by deciding to shut down the game publishing business that Chris Heatherly spent almost three years building.Read More...
18:26, 09/20/2019

Bing Maps team contributes Uganda and Tanzania building data sets to OpenStreetMap The Bing Maps team will contribute building corpora for Uganda and Tanzania to OpenStreetMap, as a part of Microsoft's AI for Humanitarian Action plan.Read More...
18:26, 09/20/2019

Amnesty International Says Hong Kong Police Using ‘Reckless and Indiscriminate Tactics’ Amnesty International on Friday accused Hong Kong police of employing “reckless and indiscriminate tactics” against protesters in what amounts to an alarming pattern of abuse, and called for an independent investigation. In a new report, ...
18:26, 09/20/2019

8 million photos make up this multi-dimensional art installation Refik Anadol Studio's "Machine Hallucination" is multi-dimensional in visuals and sound. It's created with eight million photos of New York transformed by AI.       ...
18:52, 09/20/2019

34 impulse purchases on Amazon you'll actually use all the time From a mini waffle maker to an attachable bidet to an essential oil diffuser, these are the impulse Amazon buys that are incredibly useful.       ...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Untitled Goose Game review: HONNNNNNK Enlarge / *record scratch* *freeze frame* Yep, that's me. You're probably wondering how I ended up in this situation... of being a cantankerous, honking goose. (credit: House House) Ack! The tall human grabbed a broom! HONK! No, no, no, no, no, ru...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Tinder’s ‘Swipe Night’ show lets users swipe to control the plot Tinder is about to modernize the choose-your-own-adventure plot. Today, the company confirmed rumors that it's launching an original show, Swipe Night. In true Tinder style, you'll watch on your phone and decide how the story unfolds by swi...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Lime will shut down its car-sharing service in December Lime is shutting down the car-sharing service it launched in Seattle last year and will start pulling vehicles from the city's streets next month. It'll stop accepting new user sign-ups on October 14th and will close LimePod completely on D...
18:52, 09/20/2019

Saudi Aramco details how it handled rapid response to attacks Repair work is underway at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities after predawn attacks in September forced the kingdom to shut down half its total oil production. CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports....
18:52, 09/20/2019

Kaillie Humphries stood up to her sport's abusive culture. It ended how you'd expect | Shireen Ahmed The double Olympic champion was denied her bid to escape a coach she says abused and harassed her, exposing a numbingly familiar truth: the system is not set up to support survivorsKaillie Humphries brought glory to Canada time and again on the world...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Olympic cycling champion faces army warning for bare-cheeked Trump taunt Nino Schurter poked fun at White House with cheeky photoSwiss faces possible warning from senior officers over incidentSchurter won gold in mountain bike cross-country at Rio 2016Olympic cycling champion Nino Schurter faces being reprimanded by the S...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Premier League team news, injury updates and more - as it happened News, previews and Friday press conference updates before the sixth week of action in the 2019-20 Premier League 5.49pm BST And finally, I’ll leave you with a piece from Barney Ronay about Eden Hazard and Real Madrid. Thanks for reading everyone. Rel...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Chess: Jeffery Xiong aims to emulate Bobby Fischer after beating No2 seed The 18-year-old knocked out Anish Giri at the World Cup but faces a battle to make the final and reach the 2020 world title candidatesJeffery Xiong eliminated Anish Giri, the No 2 seed from the Netherlands, at the $1.6m World Cup in Siberia this week...
19:26, 09/20/2019

'The Need,' 'Trust Exercise' make longlist for National Book Award for Fiction The National Book Foundation announced 10 contenders for its fiction award, including Helen Phillips' thriller "The Need" and Susan Choi's "Trust Exercise."...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Richard Kind plays leading man in ‘Auggie:’ ‘It’s on my shoulders’ Richard Kind has spent decades stealing scenes as a supporting player, but the sci-fi dramedy "Auggie" gave him the rare chance to play a leading man on screen....
19:26, 09/20/2019

Zellweger 'emotional' about TIFF standing ovation Renee Zellweger says the Toronto International Film Festival response to her movie "Judy," in which she plays legendary actress Judy Garland, was an "overwhelming" experience. (Sept. 20)        ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded At least two people are known dead as the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda bring massive floods into the Houston area and East Texas. Others were still being rescued on Thursday night. (Sept. 20)        ...
19:26, 09/20/2019

Marquez's 1.6s Aragon MotoGP FP1 margin "f***ing hurt" rivals Jack Miller says Marc Marquez's blistering 1m46.869s in MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix FP1 'f***ing hurt', and believes the Honda rider has "another one in him"...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Honda's Marquez wanted to risk MotoGP Aragon free practice crash Marc Marquez admits he knew there was a "very big chance" he'd crash in MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix free practice, as he had to discover the hard front tyre's limits...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Rossi fears Laguna Seca qualifying will decide IndyCar title Alexander Rossi says qualifying for this weekend's IndyCar double-points season finale will be "critical" as overtaking at the series' return to Laguna Seca is expected to be tough...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Drug and medical suppliers say Brexit freight plans needed urgently Makers and suppliers of life-saving drugs and medical devices say they have still not been told by British authorities how their goods will be handled if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal at the end of October....
20:13, 09/20/2019

BAT says none of its e-cigs linked to U.S. vaping illnesses as far as it knows British American Tobacco Plc, the maker of Vype and Vuse e-cigarettes, said as far as it knows, none of its products were involved in recent cases of vaping-related illnesses in the United States....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Distressed Debt Trading Overshadows Corporate Bond Market A sharp rally in the bonds of three distressed companies—McDermott International, California Resources and PG&E—dominated trading in the corporate bond market....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Market Calling the Clock On Tech Unicorns The clock appears to be ticking on the days in which technology companies losing billions of dollars are valued at tens of billions in the public market. That realization may be forcing the hand of today’s most richly valued private companies....
20:13, 09/20/2019

The Unexpected Consequences of Being Too Optimistic About Growth In a slow economy, investors appear to be setting a high bar for improvements in corporate earnings. Bad things can happen when companies try to hit unrealistic targets....
20:13, 09/20/2019

HP bolsters endpoint security capabilities with Bromium acquisition After a multi-year partnership, HP has announced that it will acquire Bromium in an effort to bolster its endpoint security capabilities.California-based Bromium was found by former Citrix executives back in 2011 and the company specializes in deploy...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 at Verizon: buy one phone, get another for free If you're looking to save on the all-new Samsung Galaxy Note 10 phone, then you've come to the right place. Verizon is currently offering up to $950 off another Galaxy Note device when you buy a Galaxy Note 10 phone. You can also save ...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Huawei Argues Ban on Doing Business With U.S. Government Is Unconstitutional Attorneys for China’s Huawei Technologies argued in federal court in Texas that a law barring it from doing business with the U.S. government is unconstitutional....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Amazon to Add 100,000 Electric Vehicles as Part of Climate Pledge Amazon.com plans to buy 100,000 electric delivery vehicles as it seeks to reduce its carbon emissions in the face of criticism of its environmental impact....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Cameron says he doesn't want to make Queen row 'worse' David Cameron has told Sky News he does not want to further inflame a row over him trying to get the Queen's support in the run up to the Scottish independence referendum. ...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Donald Trump Announces "Highest Sanctions" But Says Won't Strike Iran President Donald Trump on Friday announced new sanctions on Iran's central bank, calling the measures the "highest" sanctions ever imposed on a foreign country by the United States....
20:13, 09/20/2019

Germany Reaches 100 Billion Euro Climate Plan Deal As Protests Heat Up Chancellor Angela Merkel's government reached a deal Friday on a broad climate plan for Germany, a coalition source said, as tens of thousands of protesters rallied demanding more environmental......
20:13, 09/20/2019

Striking Students Tell World Leaders "Do Your Jobs" On Climate Thousands of students took to the streets of Australia and other Asia-Pacific countries on Friday to kick off a global strike demanding world leaders gathering for a UN Climate Action Summit adopt......
20:13, 09/20/2019

Step aside, Kevin Smith: Here's some more contenders for the worst tweet of all time You, dear reader, may or not be familiar with Roko’s Basilisk, a thought experiment popular with self-described “libertarian techno-futurists” and, of course, Elon Musk. As simply put as humanly possible—Roko’s Basilisk is a hypothetical future AI ne...
20:13, 09/20/2019

The Great British Baking Show gets sloppy, silly, and even more delicious in “Dairy Week” Sometimes it’s a spectacular single creation, like Paul Jagger’s bread lion. Sometimes it’s a personal breakthrough or achievement, like the many tear-inducing finales. Very rarely, it’s a meltdown—or as close as Baking Show gets to meltdowns—like th...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Is your favorite NFL referee more of a Judge Judy or a Judge Wapner? Scorn them if you must, but football would not be the same without its officials. NFL fans watch 22 men crumple each other into a grunting pile of flesh, again and again, every weekend, for months. Imagine what a dull spectacle this would be without ...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Debbie Reynolds’ granddaughter Billie Lourd to play that role on Will & Grace The unsinkable musical movie star Debbie Reynolds won an Emmy nomination in 2000 for playing Grace’s mom, Bobbie Adler, on Will & Grace. After Reynolds’ death in 2016, the now-returned sitcom paid tribute to the actress and the character in a tou...
20:13, 09/20/2019

Look to the Skies to See the Bat-Signal in Cities Worldwide In a celebration of Batman started by DC Comics, sites including the former Domino Sugar building in Brooklyn will be emblazoned with his symbol on Saturday....
20:39, 09/20/2019

UFO activists who vowed to storm 'Area 51' turned away by police, K-9 What began as a joke about conspiracy theorists storming a Nevada military installation known as "Area 51" turned into an actual, albeit brief, confrontation Friday....
20:39, 09/20/2019

8 Must-See Moments From Rihanna's Savage X Fenty Show "Technically, it's a fashion show, but Rihanna doesn't do anything that's already out there so it's elevating that concept." And elevate it she did. Such was how......
20:40, 09/20/2019

House Hunter's Host Suzanne Whang Dead at 56 After Cancer Battle HGTV is mourning the loss of one of their own. House Hunters' host Suzanne Whang has passed away following a decade long battle with breast cancer, her partner Jeff Vezain shared on......
20:40, 09/20/2019

Downton Abbey Stars Allen Leech and Elizabeth McGovern Spilled a Bunch of Delightful Secrets With the return of Downton Abbey, this time on the big screen, the stars are back in the spotlight, but they're doing something their elegant counterparts would never dream of doing: spilling......
20:40, 09/20/2019

Labour of love? Jeremy Corbyn under pressure to deliver UK's Labour goes into its party conference this weekend with a leader who wants to remain "neutral" in any second Brexit referendum. Could that be a recipe for disaster for the party and the country?...
20:40, 09/20/2019

Seniors outsmart con men posing as police in Cologne Tricksters posing as police officers have been arrested in the German city of Cologne. Police in the city say a con trick seeking to rob seniors of their savings has been going on for years and is getting worse....
20:40, 09/20/2019

Returned migrant shot dead in Libya A Sudanese man has been shot dead after Libyan coast guards seized the migrant boat he was on and returned it to shore. The incident highlights concerns about EU cooperation with the Libyan authorities on migration....
20:40, 09/20/2019