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Facebook shares have climbed as concerns continued to ease over the prospect of greater regulatory scrutiny, and following a report detailing the company’s plan...

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Why Paul Pogba, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mo Salah have all trained in Dubai Elite athletes from around the world are heading to the Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex, which was designed with the aspiration to become one of the world's best....
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China blames Canada for difficulties in relationship, demands Huawei exec be freed China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou....
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Pompeo tells Trudeau that U.S. officials are focusing on release of two Canadians in China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that American officials were working to free two Canadian men who have been held by China since late last year....
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Volkswagen says it is not interested in buying a Tesla stake Volkswagen on Thursday denied a media report which suggested that the German carmaker was interested in buying a stake in United States electric car manufacturer Tesla....
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Simon Cheng missing: China says Foreign Office worker detained in country arrested over 'solicitation of prostitution' China has said it detained a Foreign Office worker employed in Hong Kong for "solicitation of prostitution", according to a state-backed paper in the nation....
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GCSE results day 2019: Top grades rise for second year in a row after exam shake-up More than one in five (20.8 per cent) UK GCSE entries scored one of the three top grades this year The proportion receiving the top grades - at least a 7 or an A grade - is the highest since 2015 Read our live updates here...
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If You’re Looking for Some Simple Entertainment, Reading Cardi B’s Deposition Will Please You Cardi B doesn’t need to take a BuzzFeed quiz to realize that if she were a Powerpuff Girl, she’d be Buttercup. (By the way, I searched to see if there’s an actual “Which Powerpuff Girl Are You?” BuzzFeed quiz, and you’re damn Skippy peanut butter it ...
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White House backs off foreign aid cuts The White House will not move forward with a more than $4 billion proposal to cut foreign aid, according to multiple sources. Lawmakers from both parties objected to the plan, complaining that it would hurt foreign aid programs while also jeopardizi...
19:52, 08/22/2019

Victims of 'La Bestia,' Mexico's notorious migrant train, learn to walk again Twelve hours after he scrambled atop a boxcar on a freight train that hurtled through Mexico towards the U.S. border, Roni Osorio could no longer fight sleep. The train lurched, and with nothing to grip onto, he rolled, fell, and was sucked under its...
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Somali president replaces security chiefs and Mogadishu mayor Somalia's president announced on Thursday a major shake-up of the country's security chiefs as well as a replacement for the mayor of Mogadishu after Abdirahman Omar Osman died of his wounds following a suicide bomb attack last month....
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Italy's PD raises the bar for possible government with 5-Star Italy's center-left Democratic Party on Thursday set tough new conditions for forming a coalition with the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, making a deal between the traditional foes look more elusive and raising the chance of snap elections....
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Argentina presidential front-runner Fernandez pledges 'no default' if elected Argentine presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez said on Thursday there was "no possibility" the country would default on its debt if he were elected in October, but that the government would have to negotiate new terms with creditors due to the we...
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German court convicts Syrian over stabbing that triggered Chemnitz riots A German court sentenced a Syrian asylum seeker to nine and a half years in prison on Thursday over the fatal stabbing of a man in the eastern city of Chemnitz last year that triggered the worst far-right riots Germany had seen for decades....
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Canada opposes Russia's return to G8: official The Canadian government remains opposed to Russia rejoining the group of leading industrialized nations formerly known as the Group of Eight, a move U.S President Donald Trump has said should be considered, an official told reporters on Thursday....
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China Demands Huawei Official Be Freed After Canada Vows To Not Back Down China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou....
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What Does Facebook's Plan To Hire Journalists Mean For Media Industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake up an embattled media industry, analysts say....
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The Real Reason Why You Must Stop Eating Lunch At Your Desk Afternoon lunches have all but disappeared, sucked into some malevolent black hole created by corporate downsizing, email culture and the endless stupefaction of the internet. I would like to suggest......
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Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus review: Best business phone improves in speed and S Pen capability Samsung released its yearly Galaxy Note series update with the Note 10 and Note 10 Plus. Expected internal updates were made, along with improvements to the S Pen capability and camera functionality, but a couple things were also thrown out....
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Showtime's new 'Hitsville' Motown documentary is a tribute to musical magic “Hitsville: The Making of Motown,” a new film about the storied Detroit label, had access to many of the era's most famous stars.        ...
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Here’s what you need to know about Trump’s suit to keep his finances secret The case is part of an escalating fight between Trump and congressional Democrats over the president’s financial records. Here's what you need to know....
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Boeing awarded $999M contract for A-10 Warthog wing replacements Boeing has been awarded a $999 million contract for 112 A-10 wing assemblies and 15 wing kits, which will cover 109 aircraft and leave three spare sets. Earlier this month, Boeing finished wing replacements on 173 A-10s....
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Buy a castle and a Lordship: original ballroom and rose garden for sale at Lancashire castle visited by Charlotte Brontë The Jane Eyre author and art critic John Ruskin were among famous visitors to the property, nestled between the Lake District and the the Yorkshire Dales....
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The best design events for day trips: craft and fine arts exhibitions within easy reach of London From William Morris prints in West Sussex to a celebration of craftsmanship and design in the Cotswolds, here are the best design events outside of London you can visit in a day....
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Android 10: Cheat sheet Android 10's features will transform some phones into more user-friendly, customizable, and secure environments. Here's what developers, businesses, and users need to know about Google's Android 10.0....
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Measles cases in Texas could skyrocket due to unvaccinated children, study finds Large measles outbreaks could be more commonplace in Texas communities as an increasing number of children in the state show up to school unvaccinated, a new study claims. ...
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How Amazon is fighting back against workers' increasing efforts to unionize Momentum to organize has picked up at Amazon, but unionizing efforts haven't come far. Amazon increased the minimum wage to $15 an hour and is fending off unions with tweets, training videos and new hires....
20:39, 08/22/2019

'Rude' Boris Johnson puts foot up on Elysee furniture during key Brexit talks with Macron The British prime minister was labeled “rude” and “embarrassing” after a photo showed him with his foot on top of a table in France’s Elysee Palace while meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday....
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Android goes keto with a radical new rebrand Android’s ditching the carbs and saying farewell to sugar. The latest update to the brand, unveiled today by Google, introduces a new logo and style language, and ditches the iconic dessert-themed OS codenames. So, let’s talk about the logo. The old-...
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Come on Apple, make it easier to browse artists in the Music app I loved the iPod. Hell, I think it’s the greatest gadget ever. And while I’d love for Apple to release a new version, it’s never going to happen. So, I’m stuck listening to my MP3s on my iPhone‘s Music app. Generally, this isn’t too bad. The thing is...
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CHEAP: $150 off a Samsung Galaxy S4 tablet (and a free S Pen)? Yes please Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 is showing its age, but it’s still a worthy iPad alternative for those wedded to Google’s Android ecosystem. As Samsung gradually rolls ...
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10 More Actually-Useful Amazon Items Under $10 Everyone Should Have Amazon is full of perks that persuade you to buy more stuff: like free shipping for orders over $25, or same-day shipping for Prime orders over $35. In other cases, Amazon punishes you for not purchasing enough, like those add-on items that only ship...
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Some Colo. schools stocking kitty litter bucket emergency bathrooms for lockdowns In case of a school lockdown, some Colorado classrooms will have “go buckets” if students need to use the bathroom while hiding from a threat.        ...
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Killer smog: Even small amounts of air pollution linked to risk of early death, study finds Smog isn't just annoying, it's deadly: Exposure to toxic air pollutants is linked to increased cardiovascular and respiratory death rates, study says.        ...
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Wisconsin man threatened workplace shooting, 5 guns found in his home, police say A criminal complaint says Kevin Pinkham, 31, admitted to texting his girlfriend that he was going to kill everyone. He said it was a joke.        ...
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John Hickenlooper running for US Senate Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday that he will run for the U.S. Senate, becoming the immediate front-runner in a crowded Democratic field vying for the right to challenge Republican incumbent Cory Gardner. (Aug. 22)   &#...
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AP Top Stories August 21 P Here are the top stories for Wed., August 21st: Trump takes swipe at Danish prime minister; Trump moves to forgive student debt of disabled vets; DHS announces plans to end limits on child detention; Czechs protest, remember 1969 Soviet invasion. &#...
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Athletics-India's Chand confident of making Olympic cut Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is hoping to focus entirely on her running as she builds towards the Tokyo Olympics....
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John Ryder agrees to Eubank Junior fight, but is made wait While John Ryder is close to securing a big name showdown, he still urges Danny Jacobs to fight him for WBA Interim belt. John Dennen explains The post John Ryder agrees to Eubank Junior fight, but is made wait appeared first on Boxing News....
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Ninth round of U.S., Taliban peace talks start in Qatar The United States and the Taliban officials resumed talks in Qatar on Thursday to firm up a deal enabling the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan in return for the Taliban security guarantees, the Taliban and senior U.S. official said....
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Italy president says parties need time for government deal, to report back Tuesday President Sergio Mattarella said several of Italy's parties had told him they needed more time to find an accord to solve an ongoing government crisis and told them to report back on Tuesday of next week....
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How much does the tooth fairy pay for a lost tooth? It may depend on what's in your wallet In 2018, the tooth fairy paid an average of $3.70 per tooth – a 43-cent decline from the previous year's average of $4.13.       ...
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Do all seniors pay taxes on their Social Security benefits? Whether you'll be taxed on your benefits in retirement depends on where you live and what your total income looks like.       ...
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Report: Apple will unveil overhauled MacBook Pro, “Pro” iPhones this fall This is the new Mac Pro. [credit: Samuel Axon ] Apple has already had a busy year with the launch of the Apple Card and the reveal of the ab...
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Three late-round wide receivers who could pay off big in your fantasy football draft Here are three wideouts with an average draft position of Round 8 or later with a chance to exceed expectations and help your fantasy team win a title....
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Half a century on, Soviet message in a bottle found in Alaska Tyler Ivanoff, an American schoolteacher, was gathering firewood with his children on a beach in western Alaska when he came across a champagne bottle with a letter inside....
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Sarah Sanders to join Fox News as contributor – live news Trump’s former press secretary will make her debut appearance next month on the president’s favorite show, Fox & FriendsSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 8.32pm BST The Democratic National Committee has voted to reject a resolution...
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White-tailed eagles return to southern Britain after 240 years Conservationists hope release of six eaglets on Isle of Wight will mirror Scotland successWhite-tailed eagles are gracing the skies of southern Britain for the first time in 240 years after six eaglets were released on the Isle of Wight.The huge bird...
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Town near Barcelona uses wolf urine to keep wild boar away Lack of rain may be forcing animals to seek food from rubbish bins in AiguafredaA small town outside Barcelona is using wolf urine to deter wild boar that have been coming in from the surrounding countryside.After trying a variety of deterrents, the ...
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|CellCcreditratingcuttoDbyS&Ponmissedinterestpayments Cell C has suspended the payments as part of an effort to recapitalise the company and increase liquidity, chief executive officer Douglas Craigie Stevenson has said....
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|BadpublicitymaycostCapeTownjobs-Maycomember The tourism economy is very important for Cape Town and any bad publicity has a knock-on effect which could ultimately impact thousands of jobs provided by the industry, warns James Vos, the City of Cape Town's Mayco member for economic development....
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Injured Giants CB Sam Beal running out of time to carve himself a role CINCINNATI – There is an old saying around NFL teams that you cannot make the club from the tub. The roster survival rate for players that spend more time getting treatment and watching practice from the sideline is not high. Established veterans get...
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Russian athlete and model Margarita Plavunova dies while training Russian athlete Margarita Plavunova has been found dead on the side of the road while out jogging during a training session. The champion hurdler, 25, was discovered in the Morshansky District in the Tamblov Oblast region of western Russia. She suffe...
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Giants vs. Bengals: Why Vegas isn’t giving New York respect What do the New York Giants have to do to earn market respect? Despite opening the 2019 preseason a perfect 2-0 straight up and against the spread (beating the Jets 31-22 and the Chicago Bears 32-13), the G-Men were faded by sharp money out of the ga...
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Ronda Rousey reveals grisly details of how she nearly lost her finger No one should ever doubt Ronda Rousey’s toughness. The UFC and WWE star revealed the details of how she nearly lost her left middle finger in a crazy accident while filming a scene for the television show “9-1-1” in Mexico. “F...
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Kevin Durant defends Devin Booker in NBA’s absurd double-team controversy The NBA never ceases to amaze. Even in the dog days of summer, social media can be buzzing about the silliest of things, and the latest controversy is centered around Suns star Devin Booker complaining about being double-teamed during a pickup game. ...
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Two people rescued after plane hits the water in California's Half Moon Bay A plane went down near northern California's Half Moon Bay on Tuesday afternoon, but the pilot and passenger walked away practically unscathed thanks to some quick thinking and the US Coast Guard....
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Google proposes new privacy standards to protect web browsing data Google is stepping up its efforts to limit web fingerprinting and otherwise protect your privacy while keeping its ad business intact. The internet giant is developing a set of open standards, nicknamed the "Privacy Sandbox," that would allow for pe...
22:13, 08/22/2019

The EU may give citizens more control of their facial recognition data The EU may impose strict limits on the use of facial recognition technology. According to Financial Times, the European Commission is working on laws that would give citizens explicit rights over their facial recognition data, like the right to know....
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Report: Sprint star Christian Coleman could face ban after three missed drug tests Gold-medal sprint contender Christian Coleman’s Olympic prospects might be in jeopardy after three missed drug tests, according to Associated Press.       ...
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10 things that stood out from our examination of recruiting costs for Power Five schools College basketball and college football programs spend a lot on recruiting. 10 takeaways from an examination of Power Five public schools expenses.       ...
22:39, 08/22/2019

News Corp Readies News App to Address Publishers' Concerns About Google and Facebook News Corp is developing a news-aggregation service meant to address concerns that Alphabet’s Google News and other digital platforms don’t reward publishers’ work adequately and play down articles from certain types of sites....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Dick's Sporting Goods Posts Higher Same-Store Sales for First Time in Two Years Shares of Dick’s Sporting Goods climbed after the retailer reported its first positive quarterly same-store sales in about two years and increased its fiscal-year outlook....
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10 disgusting things in your home—and what to do about them Even the tidiest among us could be neglecting some pretty gross stuff—the type of stuff that's right there under our noses. Here are some of the worst offenders.       ...
22:39, 08/22/2019

Pence reaffirms US plans to go to Moon, then Mars Vice President Mike Pence led the 6th meeting of the National Space Council Tuesday, touting America's commitment to space exploration. Pence reaffirmed the administration's pledge to return to the Moon by 2024 and then continue on to Mars....
22:39, 08/22/2019

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

Stocks edge lower as investors eye Fed's Jackson Hole meeting An index of stock markets worldwide crept lower on Thursday on uncertainty over the outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts and weak U.S. manufacturing data that raised concerns about the health of the world's largest economy....
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HP CEO Dion Weisler to step down in November HP Inc, the hardware business of Hewlett Packard Co, said on Thursday that Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down from the role in November....
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Wall Street treads water ahead of Fed chair speech The benchmark S&P 500 ended little changed on Thursday as a fall in U.S. jobless claims offset data showing a contraction in U.S. manufacturing activity while investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's speech on Friday for clues on the c...
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Markets doubt Fed's ability to defend economy, spur inflation The U.S. Federal Reserve wanted to do two things when it cut rates for the first time in a decade last month: Support the economy and spark inflation expectations....
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Movie theater ad spend is growing faster than all other traditional ad formats — and China dominates Ads shown before movies in theaters are set to generate $4.6 billion in revenue around the world in 2019, a 6.8% increase on last year. China dominates ad spend in cinemas, set to take $1.8 billion in 2019....
23:00, 08/22/2019

Purple Rolls-Royce hits and kills pedestrian in London A 66-year-old pedestrian reportedly was struck and killed by a purple Rolls-Royce in central London early Thursday. The man was hit around 3 a.m. by the Rolls-Royce Wraith in Westminster and pronounced dead at the scene, the Telegraph reported. His n...
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8-year-old takes parents’ car for 87-mph joyride on the Autobahn He should have stuck to his Hot Wheels. An 8-year-old German boy took his parents’ Volkswagen Golf on a late-night joyride on the Autobahn, hitting speeds of 87 miles per hour, the Guardian reported. The pint-size speed demon even had the prese...
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Brexit latest: Boris Johnson returns to Downing Street challenged with breaking backstop deadlock within 30 days Boris Johnson has returned to Downing Street this evening after France joined Germany in challenging him to come up with a backstop alternative within 30 days....
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FROM THE FIELD: Argentina Preserving Pristine Forests Thousands of species of animals and plants which are indigenous to a vast forest in Argentina could be saved thanks to a partnership between the United Nations and the South American country.  ...
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Watch Willa Ford's Jaw Drop After Two Troubling Updates from Flip It Like Disick Boss Scott Disick The Flip It Like Disick team is in crisis mode. In this clip from Sunday's all-new Flip It Like Disick, Scott Disick and Benny Luciano give Willa Ford the troubling updates regarding......
23:26, 08/22/2019

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

KJ Apa and Britt Robertson's Love Story Will Make You Cry in I Still Believe Trailer Get your tissues ready! The I Still Believe trailer is here and it's guaranteed to bring tears to your eyes. KJ Apa and Britt Robertson star in the upcoming movie, set for release in......
23:26, 08/22/2019

Jada Pinkett Smith Takes a Stand for Sex Toys Jada Pinkett Smith has no shame in her sex toy game. As a Red Table Talk co-host, the actress is known to share some pretty intimate details about her personal life, from her marriage......
23:26, 08/22/2019

If You Want Fun, Do You Buy A New Mazda Miata Or A Cheap Used One? Everyone knows the current Mazda Miata is fun, but I don’t think it gets enough credit for being the engineering marvel it is. The car weighs about 2,300 pounds, depending on equipment. And despite 30 years of improvements in safety technology—much o...
23:26, 08/22/2019

Here's How Mobile Tire Installation Works And Why You Might Want To Try It Mobile auto services are more common than you might realize. At least in Los Angeles, it’s pretty easy to find a detailer, a mechanic or even a body and paint tech to come out and work on your car wherever. Now, you can even get tires mounted and bal...
23:26, 08/22/2019

Democrats Decide the Total Collapse of the Planet Isn't Worth a Debate The Democratic National Committee voted on Thursday to reject a proposed 2020 debate on climate change, which sure sounds like a great idea just as things get even more terrifying on that front....
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New Edition of Monopoly Is All About the Horrors of Socialism Socialism! It’s not just a school of political thought predicated on the equitable division of labor, resources, and benefits. It’s also, for some inexplicable reason, the theme of a new spin-off of the classic board game Monopoly....
23:26, 08/22/2019

France's Macron calls Amazon fires an international emergency French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that the fires raging in the Amazon rain forest are an international emergency and called for the situation to be discussed at the G7 summit....
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Exclusive: The foldable Huawei Mate X will have the new Kirin 990 chipset The Huawei Mate X will indeed pack the Kirin 990 chip, TechRadar learned at a Huawei briefing in New York City.Yanmin Wang, president of CEE, Nordic and Canadian Regions of Huawei’s Consumer Business Group, confirmed to TechRadar that the comp...
23:52, 08/22/2019

The titanium Apple Card comes with a series of insane care instructions Apple's physical, titanium Apple Card comes with its own set of cleaning and care instructions – seriously. Having just released its credit card in the US, Apple has published a support page for the Apple Card detailing how to clean and c...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Serena Williams draws former world No. 1 Maria Sharapova in U.S. Open's first round Serena Williams, No. 8 in WTA rankings, drew 87th-ranked Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster U.S. Open match slated for Monday at Rolling Meadows       ...
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NFL 2019: Lions banking on QB Stafford with no backup plan The Detroit Lions have leaned heavily on Matthew Stafford since selecting him No. 1 overall in the 2009 NFL draft       ...
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Salesforce revenue forecast beats estimates, shares rise 7% Salesforce.com Inc forecast third-quarter revenue above Wall Street estimates on Thursday, encouraged by more companies opting for its cloud-based services, sending its shares up 7% in extended trading....
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This fat ‘CHONK’ of a cat is looking for a new home An enormously fat cat who could pass for a mini-tiger needs a home — and he ain’t lion! BeeJay — who at 26 pounds weighs more than some bobcats — is up for adoption at a Philadelphia animal shelter, where workers on Thursday said his chunkiness is pa...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Would you name your child Pumpkin Spice? One in three parents would for this The vast majority of Americans love pumpkin spice so much that they’d be willing to sign a petition to allow the flavor to be available throughout the year, according to a new survey. Seventy-nine percent would be willing to add their name to t...
23:52, 08/22/2019

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

Cops bust Jermaine Orr for allegedly murdering teen at Queens house party Cops busted the man wanted in connection to the murder of an 18-year-old in Queens, who was one of the five people shot dead in a 24-hour period in New York, authorities said Thursday. Jermaine Orr, 18, was arrested on Wednesday for gunning down Ange...
00:13, 08/23/2019

USTA accused of cheating city out of $300K ahead of US Open What a racket! The United States Tennis Association cheated the city out of more than $300,000 in rent by under-reporting its revenues by at least $31 million, according to a blistering report by the City Comptroller released as the organization hold...
00:13, 08/23/2019

NJ murder victim was stabbed multiple times by co-worker: court docs The New Jersey accountant charged in the lunch-break slaying of his co-worker allegedly stabbed the victim several times — then fretted to colleagues about being arrested, according to new court papers. Employees at marketing firm Engine Group ...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Brooklyn teacher gets 4 years for sexually abusing 14-year-old student A Brooklyn middle school teacher, who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 14-year-old student multiple times on school grounds, was sentenced to four years behind bars Thursday....
00:13, 08/23/2019

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

Cops search for Bronx pastor accused of kissing 11-year-old girl Cops are searching for a Bronx pastor who is accused of kissing an 11-year-old girl during a music lesson, police and law enforcement sources said Thursday. The clergyman — who police say may have been operating under the alias “Rolando Oriano&...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Man crushed to death when elevator in NYC building suddenly falls A man was crushed to death by a malfunctioning elevator at a Manhattan luxury high-rise rental building Thursday morning, authorities and law enforcement sources said. The freak incident occurred just before 8:30 a.m. at the 23-story building, called...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Wounded US Special Forces veteran honored at Yankee Stadium with family by his side For Marty Bailey, Saturday was about more than just being honored at Yankee Stadium by his favorite baseball team on a picturesque afternoon -- the important part was having his family by his side....
00:13, 08/23/2019

NFL legend John Elway opens up about debilitating condition: 'I couldn't pick up a football' Two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback John Elway opened up about his debilitating medical condition that had hampered his ability to grip a football....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Coco Gauff, 15, says overnight fame led to scare after family car was followed Coco Gauff was thrust into the national spotlight when she not only qualified for Wimbledon but made a deep run into the tournament, defeating Venus Williams....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Tattooed Larry Bird mural in Indiana has NBA legend crying foul Basketball Hall of Famer Larry Bird is a legend in the state of Indiana and a mural painted on the side of a multi-family residence has the three-time NBA champion crying foul....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Rejuvenated Brown savors return to coaching with Tar Heels Mack Brown has accomplished nearly everything a college coach could want, from winning a national championship to being inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Fortnite Season 10 Is A Bust There was a lot of player excitement in the run-up to Fortnite’s Season 10, with early hints suggesting the return of old, beloved landmarks like Dusty Depot to the game’s constantly-changing map. When the new season arrived earlier this month, it br...
00:13, 08/23/2019

The Galaxy Note 10+ Is Damn Near Perfect When a phone retails at $1,100, it can’t just be good, it has to be superb. It needs to deliver features you don’t get on other phones, maintain excellence across all the standard metrics, and be able to handle pretty much any situation, whether it’s...
00:13, 08/23/2019

World must stamp out persecution of religious groups, Guterres declares on new UN Day UN chief António Guterres called for an end to the persecution of religious groups on Thursday, the first ever International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion and Belief....
00:39, 08/23/2019

Trump honors Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House President Trump awarded Boston Celtics legend and native New Yorker Bob Cousy the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civilian honor. The commander in chief presented the award to the 91-year-old...
00:39, 08/23/2019

| Forest fires in Brazil surge as deforestation accelerates The number of forest fires in Brazil has surged, official data shows, as President Jair Bolsonaro faces growing criticism over rampant destruction of the Amazon....
01:00, 08/23/2019

| No nuclear talks if US 'hostile military moves' continue - North Korea North Korea said on Thursday it has "no interest" in dialogue unless Washington stops "escalating hostile military moves", as a senior US envoy visited Seoul with an eye on reviving nuclear talks with Pyongyang....
01:00, 08/23/2019

Ormsby leads Scandinavian Invitation after opening-round 62 Wade Ormsby holed a 4-iron from 196 yards for eagle on his way to shooting a bogey-free, 8-under 62 at the Scandinavian Invitation, giving him the first-round lead in the European Tour event        ...
01:00, 08/23/2019

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

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

Steven Universe: The Movie Is a Mindblowingly Heartfelt, Musical Masterpiece From the moment Steven Universe: The Movie’s sumptuously-produced opening credits begin rolling, you can see how Rebecca Sugar really, really wasn’t being subtle earlier this year. She explained how the Crewniverse had been secretly preparing for the...
01:00, 08/23/2019

How Politics Constrain Federal Reserve and Other Central Banks Top economists will meet in Jackson, Wyo., this week for a meeting sponsored by the Kansas City Fed. But politicians gathering in France hold the real keys to the economic future....
01:00, 08/23/2019

The Hindu Vedas: Charms, Myths, and Formulas for Enlightenment The Vedas are the sacred scriptures of Hinduism and are regarded as the oldest religious texts in the world. Thought to have been composed at least 3,500 years ago, the Vedas are a collection of hymns, magical incantations, dramatic mythological acco...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Someone left this snake at Newark airport The Transportation Security Administration reported that someone left a snake at New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport.       ...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Fiat 124 Spider successor 'unlikely', according to CEO Fiat's boss claims Italian maker has "no legitimacy" in the sports car market after 124 Spider was removed from sale A new version of the Fiat and Abarth 124 Spider is unlikely, according to Fiat CEO Olivier François.  Although the Fiat and Abarth 1...
01:26, 08/23/2019

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

Google Disables YouTube Channels It Linked to Hong Kong Influence Operation Google pulled 210 YouTube channels from its platform, saying that they appeared to be part of a coordinated disinformation campaign in response to pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong....
01:26, 08/23/2019

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

Remembering Peter Fonda as a Counterculture Star Peter Fonda was the son of old Hollywood royalty, and although he rejected the mantle of tinselly fame he stood to inherit from his father Henry Fonda, his own personal glamour was always something to behold. Fonda, who died on Aug. 16 at age 79, got...
01:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

Vaping Is Suspected in Severe Lung Illnesses U.S. health authorities are investigating the cases of 153 people, mostly teenagers and young adults, who developed severe lung illnesses after using electronic cigarettes, raising new questions about the health risks of the devices....
01:52, 08/23/2019

VMware to Buy Pivotal Software and Carbon Black Software company VMware plans to buy Pivotal Software and cybersecurity provider Carbon Black, bolstering its push to allow customers to build, manage and secure applications across devices and cloud-computing environments....
01:52, 08/23/2019

Lawsuit Says Fresno Police Used Excessive Force Against Teenager The 17-year-old, London Wallace, was in an apartment at a party when officers conducting a probation search arrived. An officer hit him several times, the lawsuit says....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Rohingya say no to repatriations around anniversary of atrocities Bangladesh and Myanmar were set to start repatriating Rohingya refugees Thursday, a move that has been widely resisted by many living in the sprawling camps on the border between the two countries....
02:13, 08/23/2019

A shared train station symbolizes Hong Kong's fears about China A train station in the heart of Hong Kong could soon become a symbol of Hong Kongers' worst fears about China, after the detention of a UK consulate employee....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Back-to-school products you should never buy at Target Target is one of the most popular stores for back-to-school shopping — but skip these items or you'll be wasting money!       ...
02:13, 08/23/2019

Silicone 3D printing startup Spectroplast spins out of ETHZ with $1.5M 3D printing has become commonplace in the hardware industry, but because few materials can be used for it easily, the process rarely results in final products. A Swiss startup called Spectroplast hopes to change that with a technique for printing usi...
02:39, 08/23/2019

How Oculus squeezed sophisticated tracking into pipsqueak hardware Making the VR experience simple and portable was the main goal of the Oculus Quest, and it definitely accomplishes that. But going from things in the room tracking your headset to your headset tracking things in the room was a complex process. I tal...
02:39, 08/23/2019

A red-hot alien world was found orbiting three stars NASA’s TESS exoplanet-hunting satellite has already made some incredible discoveries in its first couple of years in service, but its latest find will definitely look familiar to sci-fi fans. The planet LTT 1445 A b is a rocky world approximate...
02:39, 08/23/2019

Experts say wisdom teeth removal is leading to opioid addiction If you’ve ever had your wisdom teeth removed you know how painful the days immediately following the surgery can be. Over-the-counter painkillers are often not powerful enough to offset the intense aching, and for decades, dentists have prescri...
02:39, 08/23/2019

Carnegie Mellon and Oregon State team wins first leg of DARPA Subterranean Challenge robot competition A team hailing from Carnegie Mellon University and Oregon State University nabbed the first of four prizes in DARPA's Subterranean Challenge.Read More...
02:39, 08/23/2019

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

Retrophin scraps nervous system disorder study, shares dive Retrophin Inc said on Thursday it was discontinuing the late-stage study for its rare neurological disorder treatment after it failed to improve patients' ability to conduct daily activities such as eating and walking, sending shares down 30%....
02:39, 08/23/2019

Prince Andrew was seen getting foot massage from young woman at Epstein's apartment – report Incident was recounted in an email exchange between a prominent US literary agent and author Evgeny MorozovPrince Andrew was seen inside the New York apartment of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein getting a foot massage from a young woman, accordin...
02:39, 08/23/2019

Justice department email includes link to white nationalist website – live The email, from the immigration review office, was sent to immigration court employeesSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 1.08am BST Here’s a rundown of the day’s biggest politics stories: 12.05am BST Customs and Border Patrol agent...
02:39, 08/23/2019

South Korea Ends Pact to Share Military Information With Japan South Korea said it was withdrawing from an agreement to share military intelligence with Japan—widening a rift between two U.S. allies and undermining Washington’s efforts to counter rivals North Korea, China and Russia....
02:39, 08/23/2019

Uighurs Use Videos to Draw Attention to Missing Family Members Haunting videos of Uighurs crying silently in front of family portraits of missing loved ones appear to challenge Beijing’s assurances about its mass-internment campaign....
02:39, 08/23/2019

'Malaria will not be eradicated in near future', warns WHO Three-year review says new vaccines for eradicating disease are only 40% effectiveMalaria will not be eradicated in the foreseeable future even though it is achievable and would save millions of lives, according to World Health Organization (WHO) exp...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Trump or Europe — Boris Johnson's G-7 balancing act Hot on the heels of his chastening experiences in Berlin and Paris, Boris Johnson will get a further taste of the new realities facing the UK when he makes his debut at the G-7 summit in the French resort of Biarritz....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Sony thinks it can make billion-dollar Spider-Man movies without Marvel. It can’t. The Sony vs. Disney saga continues with new revelations from behind the scenes of one of the worst decisions Sony has ever made. The company decided to pull its beloved character out of the MCU over a money dispute with Disney, ignoring the massive b...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Netflix will release 41 new original movies and shows in September – here’s the complete list Netflix announced its full schedule of new September 2019 releases yesterday, and it also ran down all the content currently in its catalog that will be removed over the course of the month. For the full calendar of everything coming and going on Net...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Mary J. Blige and Nas remember losing their radio virginity Their songs have been spun countless times on the radio over the years, but Mary J. Blige and Nas — co-headlining the Royalty tour at Barclays Center on Wednesday — will never forget the first time they heard themselves on the airwaves. Mary J. Blige...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Donald Trump's Message To G7 Leaders This Weekend: Be More Like The US President Donald Trump will highlight US economic policies under his stewardship at meetings with other G7 leaders this weekend in France and encourage allies to follow the American model to stave off......
03:00, 08/23/2019

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

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

Eddie Jones picks ‘Kamikaze Kids’ Curry and Underhill to face Ireland • England coach pairs Curry and Underhill together for first time• Jones also selects Ford, Farrell and Tuilagi in midfieldEddie Jones had been in his job a matter of months when he called a meeting at the Rugby Football Union and announced “I can’t ...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Porsche considers movie streaming on Taycan With twin high-resolution in-dash 10.9-inch digital screens and a high-end audio system, Porsche's first pure-electric car seems designed as much for an evening at the cinema as a spirited drive on the autobahn....
03:26, 08/23/2019

India, France Sign Agreements On Maritime Awareness, Skill Development India and France signed an agreement on behalf of the Indian Space Research Organisation and Paris-based National Centre for Space Studies for the establishment of a ''joint maritime domain awareness......
03:26, 08/23/2019

Convict In Rajiv Gandhi Assassination Granted 3 Weeks' Leave Extension The Madras High Court on Wednesday extended by another three weeks, the ongoing ordinary leave of Nalini Sriharan, a life convict in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case....
03:26, 08/23/2019

Assam BJP Worker Gets Himanta Biswa's Photo Tattooed, Calls Him "God" A BJP worker in Assam took political fandom to another level and got a picture of state minister Himanta Biswa Sarma tattooed on his forearm. Another BJP worker recently shared pictures of it on......
03:26, 08/23/2019

Rajiv Gandhi Didn't Use Massive Poll Mandate To Create Fear: Sonia Gandhi Former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi got a massive poll mandate in 1984, but did not use it to create an atmosphere of fear, threaten and scare people or destroy institutions, Congress president Sonia......
03:26, 08/23/2019

The Electric Porsche Taycan Packs Five Screens And One Is Just For The Passenger Just ahead of the debut of maybe first true Tesla competitor, the Porsche Taycan, the Stuttgart-based automaker shared official photos of the EV sedan’s interior. It’s filled with five screens, one of which is solely for the passenger, and the direct...
03:52, 08/23/2019

Cramer's lightning round: The utility stock you want to own and hold "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
03:52, 08/23/2019

Electoral College Members Can Defy Voters’ Wishes, Court Rules A federal appeals court declared that members of the Electoral College could choose whomever they wanted regardless of a state’s popular vote winner....
03:52, 08/23/2019

Our Favorite Blake Lively Movie Is Now Our Fall Fashion Inspo Get ready to suit up this fall. One of 2018's most underrated movies is finally available to stream, as A Simple Favor hit Hulu on Aug. 22. The uber-stylish thriller starred Blake......
04:13, 08/23/2019

Russia, U.S. blame each other for abandoned missile treaty Russia's deputy U.N. ambassador, Dmitry Polyansky, criticized what he called American "hypocrisy," saying the U.S. "consistently and deliberately violated the INF treaty for some time."...
04:13, 08/23/2019

Activists target airport as Hong Kong braces for more protests Multiple protests are planned for Friday, including a march by accountants to government headquarters and a "Baltic Chain" event where protesters will join hands across different districts in the Chinese territory....
04:13, 08/23/2019

It is possible to eradicate malaria, but probably not soon: WHO The World Health Organization says it's theoretically possible to wipe out malaria, but probably not with the flawed vaccine and other control methods being used at the moment....
04:13, 08/23/2019

Barcelona hit by 30% rise in 'violent and intimidating robberies' The number of violent and intimidating robberies in the Spanish tourist city of Barcelona has increased by 30% since the beginning of the year, police say....
04:13, 08/23/2019

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

Arizona extends tuition rate for undocumented high school grads PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona high school graduates living in the country illegally will get expanded access to a special tuition rate at the state’s three public universities, the Board of Regents decided Thursday. The board voted to drop a req...
04:39, 08/23/2019

$1M in cocaine found in bananas shipped to Safeway in Washington (KING) Cocaine valued at more than $1 million was found inside shipments of bananas at three Safeway grocery stores in western Washington state. The King County Sheriff’s Office recovered 22 kilos, nearly 50 pounds, of cocaine at a Safeway in W...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Watch: New trailer for 'Motherless Brooklyn' written, directed by and starring Edward Norton Warner Brothers released a trailer for Edward Norton's movie "Motherless Brooklyn." Norton wrote, directed and stars with Bruce Willis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Michael Kenneth Williams, Alec Baldwin and Willem Dafoe....
04:39, 08/23/2019

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

Watch: 'Bachelor in Paradise's' Demi Burnett on coming out: 'I was just being myself' "Bachelor in Paradise" star Demi Burnett explained on "Good Morning America" Thursday how it felt to come out as bi-sexual and present the first same-sex relationship ever on the series....
04:39, 08/23/2019

Trump Will Want To Hear PM's Plan To Ease Regional Tension: US Official When Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Donald Trump meet in France this weekend, the US President will likely want to hear how PM Modi plans to reduce "regional tensions" in the aftermath of India's......
04:39, 08/23/2019

Jorge Lorenzo had MotoGP and Honda "doubts" during injury layoff Jorge Lorenzo admits the two big June crashes that had left him with an injured back created "doubts" and affected his "commitment" to his current MotoGP programme with Honda...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Johann Zarco feared MotoGP career failure if he stayed at KTM Johann Zarco felt that continuing with KTM for the 2020 MotoGP season without any improvements would have meant that he "failed" in his career, so preferred to leave...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Opel's junior rally championship goes electric from 2020 Opel has launched what it believes is the first rally championship for electric cars, replacing its flagship junior series with the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup for the Corsa-e from 2020...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Lucas di Grassi: 2018/19 Formula E season my worst for consistency Audi driver Lucas di Grassi says the recently-concluded 2018/19 ABB FIA Formula E season was his worst campaign in the electric championship "in terms of consistency"...
04:39, 08/23/2019

'Power' final season premiere: 50 Cent, Starz cast hit red carpet "Power" took over Madison Square Garden in New York to premiere the final season of the Starz crime drama, with 50 Cent and more hitting the carpet.        ...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Apple wants people to know how to clean its new credit card Apple believes some of its zealous customers will treasure its new titanium credit card so much that they will spend time polishing its white finish.       ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Major phone carriers, state AGs team up to combat robocalls Most phone companies will offer call-blocking tools for free to customers, according to deal with country’s state attorneys.       ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

How to 'Refresh' Your PC When Windows Says There's a Problem Windows has a propensity to accrue digital dust and grime that can bog down the system, and reinstalling the operating system is a nice catch-all cure for anything that ails it....
05:13, 08/23/2019

No, You Can't Charge Your AirPods Case With Your Apple Watch Charger On paper, this little trick should be possible. The Apple Watch uses a Qi-based charger, and your AirPod wireless charging case also supports Qi charging. Instead of plugging in your wireless charging case, you should be able to set it right on top o...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Buy the Thing You Love in Every Color At the beginning of the summer, I did a bold thing. I drove myself to Target, I tried on a few different items and settled on a pair of comfortable shorts and a cotton tank top that I proclaimed my “work-from-home outfit of the summer.” And then I bo...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Homes, college evacuated as wildfire erupts in Northern California A fast-moving wildfire that broke out on Thursday on the outskirts of a National Forest in Northern California has prompted the evacuation of a community college, a major highway and some residents, officials said....
05:39, 08/23/2019

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

MIT sets review of donations, apologizes for Jeffrey Epstein ties Massachusetts Institute of Technology President Rafael Reif said on Thursday that the elite university would review its process for accepting donations after taking about $800,000 from foundations controlled by financier Jeffrey Epstein, who committe...
05:39, 08/23/2019

Robert Downey Jr. teases major surprise: 'All will be revealed' at Rolling Stones concert What is Robert Downey Jr. talking about in his cryptic message about the Rolling Stones and NASA? All will be revealed Thursday at the Rose Bowl.        ...
05:39, 08/23/2019

MLB bans playing in Venezuela amid Trump order Major League Baseball has told players they cannot compete in the Venezuela winter league this season, a response intended to comply with President Donald Trump's embargo against the country....
06:00, 08/23/2019

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

'Skeleton Lake' mystery deepens with strange DNA discovery In 1942 hundreds of human skeletal remains were discovered at a lake deep in the Himalayas, baffling experts. Dubbed ‘Skeleton Lake,’ the site has been shrouded in mystery for decades, sparking new DNA analysis of the bones. The research, however, ha...
06:26, 08/23/2019

WADA Suspends India's National Dope Testing Laboratory The National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) has been instructed to stop all testing procedures with immediate effect and all the samples need to be safely moved to an accredited lab....
06:26, 08/23/2019

Walmart, Tesla look to address issues surrounding solar systems Walmart Inc and Tesla Inc are looking to address all issues surrounding the solar installations at Walmart stores, the companies said late on Thursday, two days after the retailer sued the electric carmaker for "widespread negligence" that led to r...
06:26, 08/23/2019

HP CEO steps down, taps veteran insider; flags quarterly profit below Street view HP Inc said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down after nearly four years in the role, and forecast fourth quarter profit below Wall Street estimates, sending its shares down 6% in late trade....
06:26, 08/23/2019

Tropical Storm Ivo strengthening as it tracks over the eastern Pacific Ivo is soon expected to become the eastern Pacific Ocean's next hurricane as it parallels the western coast of Mexico and unleashes dangerous surf into the weekend....
06:52, 08/23/2019

2 dead of Legionnaires' disease after staying at Bulgaria resort Medical authorities say Legionnaires' disease has killed two British citizens, who were both likely exposed while on vacation to Bulgaria this summer....
06:52, 08/23/2019

What are the 6 essential nutrients? There are six essential nutrients that people need in their diets to ensure the body has everything it needs for good health. Read what they are here....
06:52, 08/23/2019

Can acupressure relieve headaches? Acupressure is a form of complementary or alternative medicine. Read about research on the efficacy of acupressure for headache, and learn some simple acupressure techniques to try at home....
06:52, 08/23/2019

Android Ditches Dessert-Themed Names as Q Becomes 10 Android Q is now Android 10. Breaking the 10-year history of naming Android releases after desserts, Google on Thursday announced it had officially named the next version as just Android 10....
07:13, 08/23/2019

Angry Birds Movie 2 Out Now in India in English, Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu It's time for more angry birds. Not angrier birds, because they are already Angry Birds. The Angry Birds Movie 2 is out now in cinemas across India in English, Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu....
07:13, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders meets California fire victims, lays out Green New Deal Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change strategy on a tour of northern California that included meeting families displaced by deadly wildfires and a rally in the state capital Sacramento....
07:13, 08/23/2019

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

How Vegas handled two quirky NFL preseason games Two quirky NFL preseason games made it an interesting night for the Las Vegas sportsbooks Thursday. The Ravens beat the Eagles 26-15 for their 16th straight preseason win, but that wasn’t any consolation for Over bettors. The game was stopped with 11...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Jeff McNeil’s rehab plan takes hit due to weather Jeff McNeil (hamstring) joined the Mets’ Triple-A Syracuse team at Lehigh Valley on Thursday for a rehab assignment, though it was short-lived because of the weather. The All-Star was set to play five to seven innings in the corner-outfield spo...
07:13, 08/23/2019

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

Reports of mice in new UA Honors Village TUCSON – As students move into their new homes for the school year at the University of Arizona, parents of students moving into the new Honors Village have a concern. In a private Facebook group, parents discussed the new dorm having mice, cal...
07:39, 08/23/2019

Omarosa predicts Trump will 'insert himself' to help Sean Spicer win 'Dancing With the Stars' Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman suggested that President Trump will actively help his former press secretary Sean Spicer in the upcoming season of "Dancing With the Stars."...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Smithsonian National Zoo celebrates Bei Bei the panda's 4th birthday The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., celebrated Bei Bei the giant panda's fourth birthday on Thursday ahead of his planned transfer to China....
08:00, 08/23/2019

Pew Research Center survey: Atheists, Jewish score highest on religion test A new study indicates people who consider themselves either atheist or agnostic are generally more knowledgeable about religion than those who are spiritual, but claim no particular faith....
08:00, 08/23/2019

Juan Lagares presenting Mets with a pleasant challenge Moving off the bench to make an impact as a starter is no easy feat, but Juan Lagares has shown the Mets how it can be done. Outfield uncertainty threatened to derail the Mets’ pursuit of an NL wild-card spot after Jeff McNeil was forced to the injur...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Long-dormant Age of Empires IV might resurface in November Age of Empires IV, a game that’s been teased for two years, is finally going to make its gameplay debut later this year — at least, we hope so. Microsoft turned up empty-handed to this week’s Gamescom. Okay, that’s not entirely true. Microsoft’s busy...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Researchers propose aggressive new method to eradicate online hate groups A team of researchers from George Washington University and the University of Miami recently published the results of a study to determine the ecological makeup of online hate groups. Based on their findings, they’ve come up with four strategies to d...
08:26, 08/23/2019

China's coal demand to peak around 2025, global usage to follow: report China's coal demand will start to fall in 2025 once consumption at utilities and other industrial sectors reaches its peak, a state-owned think tank said in a new report, easing pressure on Beijing to impose tougher curbs on fossil fuels....
08:26, 08/23/2019

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

With forest wildfires raging, Bolivia seeks help from SuperTanker plane Bolivian firefighters are still trying to put out wildfires that have already burned more than 650,000 hectares (1.6 million acres) of tropical forest, roughly the size of the U.S. state of Delaware, officials said on Thursday....
08:26, 08/23/2019

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 10,10 Plus and 10 Plus 5G prices and plans in Australia The latest entries in Samsung's Galaxy Note series are now officially available, so Aussie phablet fans will likely be wanting to know what it takes to score yourself a Galaxy Note 10, its larger Note 10 Plus sibling, or the future-ready Note 10...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly During our summer break, we’re revisiting the archives. Today, Wildlife recordist Chris Watson concludes this three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean, celebrating the sounds and songs of marine life and investigating the threat of ...
08:26, 08/23/2019

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

Climate camps are training a new wave of eco-warriors A growing number of Europeans have decided that they've had enough of inaction in the face of the climate emergency, and they're in training to do something about it....
08:26, 08/23/2019

Matt Prior: Why sharing is caring for rival carmakers Huge expense of EV tech is causing car makers to team up The radical reinvention of the car as we know it has forced companies to support eachother in uncertain times One of the first things I wrote in this game was a feature linking all car manuf...
08:52, 08/23/2019

The thud, thud, thud of techno music leaves no space for bad thoughts They say routine is good for mental health, and techno is nothing if not routineI am often asked what sort of things help me with my mental health. I think people expect me to say walking, nature, swimming. And all of those things do help, all of tho...
08:52, 08/23/2019

Fuel Supply To Air India Stopped At 6 Airports Over Non-Payment Of Dues Oil marketing companies (OMCs) on Thursday afternoon stopped the supply of fuel to Air India at six airports due to non-payment of dues, said a senior airline official....
08:52, 08/23/2019

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

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

Taylor Swift's Lover Album Lyrics Decoded: Paper Rings, Church Bells and a London Boy Attention, Swifties! Taylor Swift just dropped her highly-anticipated new album, Lover. The Grammy winner's seventh studio album, released at midnight, is comprised of 18 songs,......
09:13, 08/23/2019

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

NYC eateries don’t want to let go of banned CBD products Last month, the city’s Health Department forced 15 eateries to destroy food and drinks infused with cannabidiol, or CBD, which doesn’t get you high but is said to relieve pain and anxiety....
09:13, 08/23/2019

Radioactive sushi: Japan-South Korea spat extends to Olympic cuisine Seoul says it is worried about contaminated food from Fukushima being served to its athletes at the Tokyo Games, despite strict Japanese safety standards. ...
09:39, 08/23/2019

Global worry over Amazon fires escalates; Bolsonaro defiant Amid global concern about raging Amazon fires, Brazil on Thursday said it was the target of a smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bolsonaro is not doing enough to curb widespread deforestation...
09:39, 08/23/2019

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

Here's how gender wage gap affects black women, who are paid 61 cents for every $1 for white males Thursday marks Black Women's Equal Pay Day, which is when the combination of their wages so far this year, plus all of their 2018 income, matches what white men earned last year alone....
10:00, 08/23/2019

World's fastest man Coleman 'misses three drugs tests, under investigation' - reports "Christian Coleman is alleged to have missed three drugs tests which could see the fastest 100m runner over the last three years miss next month\u0027s World Championships and the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games."...
10:26, 08/23/2019

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

20-Million-Year-Old Skull Whispers Evolutionary Secrets A visually entrapping 20-million-year-old skull is providing new data on the evolution of brains in primates. ...
10:26, 08/23/2019

Canadian Consulate Suspends Travel for Hong Kong Staff The Canadian Consulate in Hong Kong said Friday it has suspended official travel for local staff, following the detention of a U.K. Consulate employee during a trip to mainland China. A spokesperson for the Canadian mission confirmed the new measure...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Lightning Strikes Kill 5, Injure Over 100 In Europe’s Tatra Mountains (WARSAW, Poland) — Lightning struck across the Tatra Mountains in southern Poland and neighboring Slovakia on Thursday, killing five people and injuring over 100 others in an area popular with hikers and families, authorities said. Witnesses sa...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Lynk&Co 03 Cyan Concept is fastest four-door at Nurburgring Lynk&Co’s road-legal version of World Touring Car racer beats Jaguar XE SV Project 8 – albeit in concept guise World Touring Car team Cyan Racing claims to have broken the front-wheel-drive and four-door lap records at the Nürburgring with its Lynk&...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Groups sue Trump for weakening protections of animals endangered by climate crisis Administration’s move is a ‘head in the sand approach’ that will further imperil creatures threatened by the climate crisisLife as a sea turtle is already harrowing. Emerging alone from a shell to crawl through a deadly gauntlet of predatory birds, d...
10:52, 08/23/2019

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

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

Zimbabwean comedian goes into hiding after abduction and beating Satirist Samantha Kureya seized at home, stripped and forced to drink sewageOne of Zimbabwe’s best-known comedians and political satirists is in hiding after being abducted from her home by unidentified armed men, then beaten, stripped and made to dr...
10:52, 08/23/2019

'There is no silver lining': why Alaska fires are a glimpse of our climate future For residents of Anchorage, July’s wildfire and unprecedented temperatures plus the current McKinley Fire confirm that global heating has changed life foreverMajor fires are burning this week in south-central Alaska, lengthening the state’s wildfire ...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Record low unemployment no insurance against a recession With recession fears starting to haunt the 2020 election, the Trump administration is pointing to factors like the nation’s historically low unemployment rate to calm nerves. The problem with that argument, economists say, is that unemployment is a l...
10:52, 08/23/2019

To Promote Inclusivity, Stay Away from Personality Assessments Do personality tests like the Myers-Briggs help managers learn their team’s working styles, or just encourage them to hire and promote people like them?...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Grandpa with Alzheimer's holding onto dance moves He's forgotten almost everything from the last 83 years, but not the dance moves he shared with his wife.        ...
11:13, 08/23/2019

'People are on edge': Mass violence threats – at least 30 in 18 states – have surged since El Paso, Dayton Arrests for making mass killing threats have proliferated since the shootings in El Paso and Dayton this month, with more than 25 so far.        ...
11:13, 08/23/2019

Mike Pompeo blasted as 'poisonous plant of US diplomacy' by North Korean minister North Korea's foreign minister today branded US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo a "poisonous plant of American diplomacy" and accused him of hampering denuclearisation talks....
11:39, 08/23/2019

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

What Does the G7 Stand For? Heads of state are meeting on Saturday for a two-day summit in the southern French city of Biarritz. President Emmanuel Macron is this year’s host and wants the meeting to focus on fighting inequality and protecting biodiversity and climate. He...
11:39, 08/23/2019

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Released From Jail After Serving Time for Leading Protests (MOSCOW) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was released on Friday after spending a month in jail for calling for an unsanctioned protest. Navalny, along with several opposition activists, has led a protest movement earlier this summer ...
11:39, 08/23/2019

What’s Happening in Kashmir? Our Cameras Contradict India’s Official Story Indian authorities say life is returning to normal in Kashmir. But thousands of people have been detained, and the military still patrols the streets, firing pellet guns and tear gas to quell protests....
11:39, 08/23/2019

Grocery store featured in 'Stranger Things' has become a tourist attraction, sells more Eggos than ever before The managers of the Piggly Wiggly, which was formerly called Bradley's Big Buy, say fans have been coming to the store every day since the third season of "Stranger Things" debuted....
12:00, 08/23/2019

Why Gennady Golovkin is ‘a little bit scared’ Gennady Golovkin brings in promoter Eddie Hearn as the two look to a future of big fights. Sean Nam reports from New York The post Why Gennady Golovkin is ‘a little bit scared’ appeared first on Boxing News....
12:00, 08/23/2019

| Brazil president says France's Macron has 'colonialist mentality' over Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro blasted his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron as having a "colonialist mentality" for rallying G-7 countries to address wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest....
12:00, 08/23/2019

'I can't believe we're talking about this in 2019' - Solskjaer calls for action after Pogba abuse "Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says that he is stunned that in 2019 players are still being racially abused after an incident involving Paul Pogba on Twitter."...
12:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Tesla in advanced talks with LG Chem on battery supply in China-source U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem Ltd to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai plant, a person familiar with the matter said....
12:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Aug. 23 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 28 points higher at 7,156 on Friday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.7% ahead of the cash market open....
12:00, 08/23/2019

How will Man Utd line up vs Crystal Palace? A choice of pass or pace for Solskjaer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer once again has plenty of decisions to make as Manchester United look for three Premier League points against Crystal Palace this weekend....
12:00, 08/23/2019

Jofra Archer takes six wickets for England to vindicate Joe Root's bold decision When you win the toss and bowl, as England did in the Third Ashes Test at Headingley, there is great expectation. Get it wrong, and your decision will not be forgotten in a hurry, particularly in the Ashes. Hussain, Brisbane 2002. Ponting, Edgbaston ...
12:00, 08/23/2019

New York’s ‘red flag’ gun-control measure goes into effect this weekend New York’s “red flag” law goes into effect Saturday, making the Empire State the 17th to put the gun-control measure in place. The regulations prevent people who show signs of being at risk to themselves or others from purchasing or owning a firearm,...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Michael Avenatti’s lawyer plans to subpoena Nike ahead of extortion trial A lawyer for firebrand attorney Michael Avenatti said Thursday that he plans to subpoena Nike ahead of his client’s upcoming extortion trial — but balked when asked if his sights were also set on the company-linked pro athletes. “I’...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong stocks at 'compelling' lows and could be a buying opportunity, strategist says Hong Kong's battered stocks may be on the cusp of a historic buying opportunity, with eleven straight weeks of protest and a protracted trade war pushing equity valuations to "compelling" lows....
12:52, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift to Streaming Services: Look What You Made Me Do Taylor Swift, who has held back previous albums from music-streaming services during their initial release, began offering her seventh studio album, “Lover,” directly on Spotify and other streaming services Friday....
13:13, 08/23/2019

Huawei Launches AI Chip in Push to Unseat U.S. Makers Huawei trumpeted its first high-end artificial-intelligence processor, the Chinese telecom giant’s latest attempt to challenge Silicon Valley in advanced technology....
13:13, 08/23/2019

Big Banks Struggled With Fed Communications Ahead of July FOMC As the Federal Reserve prepared to implement its first interest rate cut in over a decade, many of Wall Street’s biggest banks weren’t happy with the story officials were telling markets....
13:13, 08/23/2019

|'Africa'sAmazon'JumiafindswrongdoinginNigeriasalesforceaslosswidens Jumia Technologies AG has identified improper transactions at the Africa-focused online retailer’s Nigeria business that amounted to as much as 4% of first-quarter sales....
13:13, 08/23/2019

|TongaatunitsuspendedfromtradingonZimstockexchange The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange has halted trading of Tongaat Huletts unit, Hippo Valley, following a delay in the publication of its financial results for the period to March 2019....
13:13, 08/23/2019

'Zombie' deer disease might put humans at risk, epidemiologists say A fatal so-called "zombie" disease swiftly spreading in the United States and Canada among deer, elk and moose might put humans at risk if they eat diseased venison, scientists say....
13:13, 08/23/2019

Amber Heard, Chelsea Handler support Planned Parenthood amid loss of federal funding Amber Heard, Chelsea Handler and Maggie Gyllenhaal are defending Planned Parenthood against what they call a "direct attack on the equality of women."        ...
13:39, 08/23/2019

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

WRAPUP 5-Hong Kong airport targeted in weekend protest after last week's mayhem Hong Kong braced for an anti-government protest "stress test" of the airport this weekend, as weeks of sometimes violent demonstrations in the Chinese-ruled city showed no signs of let-up amid rising tension between China and some Western nations....
13:39, 08/23/2019

7 sent to hospital after smoke in Hawaiian Airlines plane cabin forces emergency landing Seven people were taken to the hospital Thursday after smoke filled the cabin of a Hawaiian Airlines flight from California to Hawaii.       ...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Expert Recommendations for a Child's First Phone, From Basic to Smart Age shouldn't be the deciding factor in when a child receives a cellphone. Instead, parents should weigh a child's level of maturity and need for a phone....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Google, Intel, Microsoft Join Data Protection Consortium Microsoft has joined other industry partners like Google and Intel to create the Confidential Computing Consortium, a new organisation that will be hosted at The Linux Foundation....
14:00, 08/23/2019

50 Shades of Red Face: College kid accidentally reveals kinky cuffs to mom Her face is fifty shades of red. A California college student was embarrassed beyond belief when she sent her mom a photo of her new bedroom —and forgot to remove a set of kinky handcuffs dangling from the headboard of her bed, she admitted on social...
14:00, 08/23/2019

|UPDATE:NaspersshareholdersvotetosupportseparationofTencentstake Naspers shareholders have voted to support a resolution for the proposed spinoff and Amsterdam listing of the company's international technology interests....
14:26, 08/23/2019

Thyssenkrupp, Kloeckner in talks over co-operation in materials trading: sources Thyssenkrupp is in talks with Kloeckner & Co over future cooperation in materials trading, but is not working on a near-term takeover of the metals firm, three people familiar with the matter said....
14:26, 08/23/2019

Huawei says U.S. curbs to cut smartphone unit's revenue by over $10 billion Chinese technology giant Huawei said on Friday the impact of U.S. trade restrictions on its business will be less than what it initially feared, though the curbs could push its smartphone unit's revenue lower by about $10 billion this year....
14:26, 08/23/2019

Deutsche Bank to transfer up to 800 to BNP in prime brokerage deal: source A deal in the works for BNP Paribas to assume the prime brokerage operations of Deutsche Bank will involve the transfer of up to 800 people, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Friday....
14:26, 08/23/2019

UBS taps BoE adviser van Steenis for sustainable finance, IR roles UBS Group has hired Huw van Steenis, a former senior adviser to Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, to head investor relations and a new sustainable finance committee at Switzerland's largest bank, it said on Friday....
14:26, 08/23/2019

UK competition watchdog reprimands RBS, Santander over PPI procedures Britain's competition watchdog has ordered Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander to appoint auditors to check how they remind customers who have payment protection insurance (PPI), amid a mis-selling scandal over the policies....
14:26, 08/23/2019

No-frills Wills: British royals take commercial flight to see queen Britain's Prince William has taken a commercial no-frills flight to visit his grandmother Queen Elizabeth, winning plaudits and favorable comparisons to his brother Harry after the younger sibling......
14:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

Trump makes Russia’s readmission the issue at G7 summit TRUMP MAKES RUSSIA THE ISSUE AT G7: As President Trump heads to the French seaside resort of Biarritz for the annual gathering of the Group of Seven nations, he’s managed to put Russia at the center of meetings that are designed to be focused on trad...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Moody's Lowers India's 2019 GDP Growth Forecast To 6.2% The Moody's Investor Service report also cut India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate for 2020 by a similar 0.6 percentage points to 6.7 per cent....
14:52, 08/23/2019

Finance Minister Seeks Fair Trade Whip On Global Firms Abusing Dominance "CCI (Competition Commission of India) should take suo moto cognisance of global companies having no presence in India but abusing Indian consumers," Ms Sitharaman said on Friday....
14:52, 08/23/2019

Chicago judge may tap special prosecutor to review actor Jussie Smollett's case The case of ex-"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, who sparked a firestorm in Chicago by reporting a racist attack authorities have ruled a hoax, returns to court on Friday, when local media say a judge may tap a special prosecutor to review the case....
15:13, 08/23/2019

Baby Food, Bassinets and Talk of Salvation: Inside an Evangelical Pregnancy Center The director used to attend anti-abortion protests. Now she tries to help pregnant women and new mothers find jobs, emotional support or a place to shower....
15:13, 08/23/2019

Up to £110 in reward cards and fast fibre deals - your bank holiday BT Broadband bag Picture the scene: it's the bank holiday weekend, it's hot outside and you're poised to tick off one of your boring chores by signing up to a BT Broadband deal. And while you're now rolling in super fast fibre speeds (more metapho...
15:13, 08/23/2019

Apple Watch 5 may have been revealed thanks to a leaked photograph The Apple Watch 5 is likely to land in September and yet, unlike the iPhone 11 – which has leaked extensively - we haven’t seen much of it yet. But that might be starting to change, as a leaked photo may have given us our first real loo...
15:13, 08/23/2019

Win a Bowers & Wilkins Formation Wedge wireless speaker and jazz up your home Are you on the hunt for a new wireless speaker? Have you been eyeing up the best wireless speakers out there, only to be discouraged by the price?Well, we have some good news: TechRadar has teamed up with high-end audio brand Bowers & Wilkins to brin...
15:13, 08/23/2019

U.S. Open Officiating a Year Later: More Explanations for the Audience After the furor that enveloped the women’s final last year, when Serena Williams was penalized a point and then a game, the tournament organizers decided to make rulings clearer to fans....
15:13, 08/23/2019

MLB roundup: Dodgers earn second straight walkoff win Corey Seager tied the game with a two-run double and Enrique Hernandez capped a second straight walk-off win with an RBI single Thursday night as the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied in the bottom of the ninth to stun the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 and complet...
15:39, 08/23/2019

Kia Seltos: Variants Explained In Detail Kia is offering the Seltos with a range of variants and trim options providing a suitable combination for anyone who has a budget between Rs. 10 lakh and Rs. 20 lakh. Here's a break-up of all the......
15:39, 08/23/2019

Iowa prof says 'I am Antifa'; once posted desire to bash Trump with baseball bat A college professor in Iowa openly declared his support for the violent far-left Antifa movement after coming under fire for inflammatory social media posts that included the desire to bash President Trump with a baseball bat....
16:00, 08/23/2019

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

Judge speeds up citizenship oath for pregnant woman with contractions A judge in Los Angeles sped up the naturalization of a pregnant 31-year-old Armenian woman Thursday when she said she started having contractions before the ceremony....
16:00, 08/23/2019

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

Inside China's attempt to boost crop yields with electric fields In greenhouses across China, scientists are exposing lettuces and cucumbers to powerful electric fields in an attempt to make them grow faster. Can electroculture work?...
16:00, 08/23/2019

Trump claims higher job approval among Republicans than recent polls have found In a morning tweet, the president claimed that 94 percent of fellow Republicans approve of the way he is handling his job. Neither he nor his aides identified the poll he was citing....
16:01, 08/23/2019

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

Dutch fashion retailer C&A hires banks for Brazilian subsidiary IPO-paper Cofra Holdings, the controller of Dutch fast-fashion retailer C&A, has hired six banks to manage an initial public offering (IPO) of its Brazilian subsidiary, newspaper Valor Economico reported on Friday, citing two unnamed sources....
16:26, 08/23/2019

Russian businessman eyes Gazprombank's stake in Elga coal project - Vedomosti A-property group, controlled by Russian businessman Albert Avdolyan, has requested an approval from Russia's antimonopoly service to buy a 49% stake in the Elga coal project from Gazprombank, Vedomosti newspaper reported on Friday....
16:26, 08/23/2019

NHC sees 40% chance of cyclone off Florida A low pressure system east of the upper Florida Keys has a 40% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday....
16:26, 08/23/2019

UK PM deeply concerned about Amazon rainforest fires Britain is deeply concerned about fires in the Amazon rainforest and Prime Minister Boris Johnson will use the G7 summit to call for a renewed focus on protecting nature, his office said on Friday....
16:26, 08/23/2019

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

Cancel the NFL preseason, or at least dramatically overhaul it Sloppy, penalty-plagued football. Key players getting hurt. It's time to overhaul the NFL preseason slate.       ...
16:26, 08/23/2019

Cowboys’ offer to Ezekiel Elliott could make him second-highest paid RB in NFL: report The Dallas Cowboys’ contract offer to running back Ezekiel Elliott could make him the NFL’s second-highest paid player in that position if a new report is correct....
16:52, 08/23/2019

NBA legend Bob Cousy gets Medal of Freedom, and offers an assist to President Trump By making Bob Cousy just the fourth former NBA player to get the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Trump also made clear he is a big fan of the Boston Celtics legend....
16:52, 08/23/2019

Rangers punished for sectarian chants with Ibrox part-closure • Uefa order club to keep at least 3,000 Ibrox seats empty• Rangers drew 0-0 in Poland in Europa League first legRangers have been ordered to close a section of Ibrox when they host Legia Warsaw after Uefa ruled some of their fans were guilty of “rac...
16:52, 08/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England skittled for 67 v Australia, third Test day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at HeadingleyLancashire to release Hameed at end of county seasonAny thoughts? Email or tweet @TimdeLisle 3.43pm BST 18th over: Australia 59-3 (Labuschagne 6, Head 4) Another single for Labuschagne, off Archer. Eng...
16:52, 08/23/2019

You Probably Missed This Subtle Clue Taylor Swift Dropped for the Fans With Her Pin Taylor Swift has been busy. The singer who just released her seventh album, Lover, on August 23, has been promoting her work, playing Central Park, releasing videos, and leaving clues for her fans across the Swift universe. Swift famously likes leavi...
17:13, 08/23/2019

Skoda Kamiq 1.0 TSI 115 DSG 2019 review Skoda has used its supermini platform to create a practical compact crossover; we test it with the mid-level petrol engine This is the Skoda Kamiq: a compact crossover hatchback whose headlights are upside down. That might be the most daring and en...
17:13, 08/23/2019

Dozens injured after light rail train derails in California At least 27 people were injured in the light rail derailment in Sacramento, with 13 taken to hospitals. None of the injuries were life-threatening.        ...
17:13, 08/23/2019

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

Northern Calif. fire threatens over 1,000 homes Firefighters are working through the night to contain a Northern California wildfire that's threatening about 1,100 homes and prompted evacuation orders for nearly 4,000 people. (Aug. 23)        ...
17:13, 08/23/2019

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

U.S. rates futures slip ahead of Powell's speech U.S. interest rates futures declined on Friday for a third straight day ahead of a highly anticipated speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell, which traders will scour for clues on whether the......
17:39, 08/23/2019

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

US confirms Israel behind last month's air strike in Iraq against Iranian base U.S. officials said Israel was responsible for the bombing of an Iranian weapons depot in Iraq last month, and former Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is warning of a “strong response” against the culprit....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Russia launches floating nuclear power station; environmentalists warn of ‘Chernobyl on ice’ A floating Russian nuclear power station that environmentalists are calling a potential “Chernobyl on ice” set sail Friday on a 3,000-mile journey across the Arctic....
17:39, 08/23/2019

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

Cheating Volkswagen Diesels Have Become A Hot Commodity After Volkswagen admitted to cheating on the emissions tests of hundreds of thousands of cars back in 2015, the company was forced to buy back the vehicles, modify them to produce fewer emissions but still perform well and resell the cars with a stro...
17:39, 08/23/2019

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

New York Giants RB Saquon Barkley helps Browns QB Baker Mayfield connect with Daniel Jones New York Giants RB Saquon Barkley helped Browns QB Baker Mayfield explain his comments to rookie Giants QB Daniel Jones.       ...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Ukraine sports officials accused of corrupt medicine scheme Ukrainian security services have accused leading sports officials of buying sham medicine for athletes and misappropriating public funds       ...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Silverstone MotoGP: Quartararo reinstated as practice pacesetter Fabio Quartararo was reinstated as MotoGP's British Grand Prix Friday practice pacesetter after he and Valentino Rossi were cleared of track limits infringements...
18:26, 08/23/2019

'Perfection' needed to stop Leigh taking third F1 Esports crown The Red Bull Esports team has admitted "perfection" will be needed for anybody to stop Mercedes'Brendon Leigh from winning his third successive title...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Tanak leads WRC Rally Germany for Toyota ahead of Neuville Ott Tanak inched into an early Rally Germany lead over Thierry Neuville, as the pair left their World Rally Championship rivals trailing on Friday morning...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Madonna supports Miley Cyrus after her viral Twitter thread denying cheating on Liam Hemsworth Madonna was among the first celebrities to share their support for Miley Cyrus as she defended herself against accusations of cheating on Liam Hemsworth....
18:26, 08/23/2019

'Real Housewives of New York' star Ramona Singer says Bethenny Frankel didn't tell the cast she was leaving Ramona Singer “respects” Bethenny Frankel‘s decision to move on from “The Real Housewives of New York City,” but is “disappointed” that the Skinnygirl mogul didn’t tell her now-former castmates about the departure....
18:26, 08/23/2019

Leak reveals new details about the best camera phone of 2019 (and it’s not an iPhone or Pixel) Huawei is rumored to launch the Mate 30 Pro as soon as September 19th, a day before Apple’s iPhone 11 handsets are expected to hit store shelves. The closer we get to these flagship phone launches, the more details we learn about them. And it t...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Apple’s Watch Is Smarter, but My Casio Keeps Getting the Job Done Casio’s basic watches have barely changed in decades, a rare achievement as planned obsolescence is elevated to a corporate art form, our columnist says....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Howard Milstein shaking up Golf Magazine Howard Milstein, the banking and real estate tycoon and short-time owner of the New York Islanders, is shaking up Golf Magazine and the Golf.com website, which he bought last year for about $10 million. Two top ad executives whom Milstein inherited w...
18:52, 08/23/2019

New York Times political editor in hot water over insensitive tweets A New York Times political editor is in hot water — with at least two Republican congressmen calling for him to be fired — for a series of tweets he made a decade ago that ridiculed Jews, Mohawk Indians, the Amish and even the Times itself. Tom Wrigh...
18:52, 08/23/2019

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

School closures triple in Central and Western Africa as education comes under fire A surge in “deliberate” attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling in school closures in the last year and left almost two million youngsters “robbed of an education”, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICE...
18:52, 08/23/2019

Amazon Has Ceded Control of Its Site. The Result: Thousands of Banned, Unsafe or Mislabeled Products Just like other tech companies that have struggled to tackle misinformation on their platforms, Amazon has proven unable or unwilling to effectively police third-party sellers on its site. A Wall Street Journal investigation found 4,152 items declare...
18:52, 08/23/2019

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

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

Every Celebrity Taylor Swift References on Lover: Drake, Leonardo DiCaprio and More Taylor Swift dropped Lover on Friday, and fans are sure to recognize a few celebrity references on the album. On the first track "I Forgot That You Existed," for instance, Swift......
19:13, 08/23/2019

Watching Sebastian Maniscalco Surprise Giuliana Rancic Will Have You Pumped for the 2019 MTV VMAs Looking for a few laughs? Giuliana Rancic has just the guy for you! Long before he prepared to host the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, Sebastian Maniscalco was making audiences across the......
19:13, 08/23/2019

VMware adjusting for a 'two trading-bloc world' as US-China trade war escalates, says CEO American companies are having to adjust accordingly to operating in two distinct Chinese and American marketplaces as the trade war escalates, Patrick Gelsinger tells CNBC....
19:13, 08/23/2019

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

World's greatest places to visit, according to TIME In TIME's second annual list of the World’s Greatest Places, the publication highlighted 37 destinations to visit that are new and newly noteworthy.       ...
19:39, 08/23/2019

Are TripAdvisor and other travel companies censoring their reviews? Rating sites and online agencies can remove or refuse to publish a review for many reasons. What's more, the process is often opaque.       ...
19:39, 08/23/2019

Keep city as white 'as much as possible,' council candidate says, stunning forum in Michigan Jean Cramer, a candidate for city council in Marysville, Michigan, made the comment at Thursday night in response to a question about diversity.        ...
19:39, 08/23/2019

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

Sun’s solar wind recreated in lab with aid of Big Red Ball Enlarge / The Big Red Ball is pictured in Sterling Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Oct. 2, 2017. There is no word on whether or not the Big Red Ball contains an unknown glowing green substance which fell to earth, presumably from outer...
19:39, 08/23/2019

Trump calls on UPS, FedEx and Amazon to 'search for & refuse' fentanyl deliveries from China In a series of tweets in which he called on American companies to look for "an alternative to China" on Friday, Trump singled out FedEx, UPS, Amazon and the United States Postal Service specifically....
19:39, 08/23/2019

Trump Orders U.S. Businesses to Find Alternative to China President Trump said U.S. companies were “hereby ordered” to start looking for alternatives to doing business in China after Beijing said it would impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of additional U.S. products....
19:39, 08/23/2019

Divided G-7 Leaders Headed for Clashes at Tense Summit Once a showcase for international cooperation, Group of Seven summits have turned into minefields of geopolitical discord—and this year’s gathering promises another feast of high-level squabbling....
19:39, 08/23/2019

Barr Seized on Epstein Case as Doubts Mounted About Justice Dept. The attorney general has been unusually personally involved in the investigations into the jailhouse suicide of Jeffrey Epstein, the high-profile financier accused of sex trafficking....
19:39, 08/23/2019

Near-extinct northern white rhino could be saved as vets harvest eggs There is renewed hope that the near-extinct northern white rhino could be saved after eggs were successfully extracted from the last two remaining females....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Hacker ordered to pay back almost £1m in cryptocurrency A hacker who carried out cyber attacks on dozens of firms including Sainsbury's and Uber while living at a caravan park in Kent has been ordered to pay back more than £900,000 in cryptocurrency he had stashed away....
20:00, 08/23/2019

New York's George Washington Bridge re-opened after suspicious package: mayor The George Washington Bridge in New York, one of the most heavily used spans in the world, was re-opened early Friday after a suspicious package spotted by a motorist turned out to be just a pipe, authorities and media said....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Former top FBI official Andrew McCabe, who sparred with Trump, is joining CNN as a contributor Andrew McCabe filed a lawsuit alleging that his removal was part of a scheme by President Donald Trump to remove government employees "because they were not politically loyal to him."...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Cafer Aslan death: Hooded suspect wanted by police over shooting of Enfield cafe owner two years ago Murder detectives today revealed they are hunting a hooded suspect seen with petrol cans shortly before a cafe owner was gunned down and the getaway car torched two years ago....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Ray Dalio's Beatles-inspired routine for success Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio is widely considered a rock star of the investing world. But the source of his success has a lot to do with superstars of another sort: The Beatles....
20:00, 08/23/2019

China puts $75bn of retaliatory tariffs on US goods Move puts additional 5% and 10% on imports in latest tit-for-tat between top two economiesChina has unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75bn (£60bn) worth of US goods, putting up to 10% on top of existing rates in the latest tit-for-tat in th...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Powell hints the Fed will cut interest rates again as soon as next month Fed Chairman Jerome Powell hinted the Fed will cut rates again as soon as next month. He cited the US trade war with China and global turbulence       ...
20:26, 08/23/2019

What Is Cyberwar? The Complete WIRED Guide The threat of cyberwar looms over the future: a new dimension of conflict capable of leapfrogging borders and teleporting the chaos of war to civilians thousands of miles beyond its front....
20:26, 08/23/2019

Kim Kardashian reveals medical accessory that daughter North, 6, 'wanted' to wear Kim Kardashian is known for leading the fashion world with her interesting and unique trends but a recent Instagram post revealed that her daughter North West isn’t far behind. ...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Almost 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “severe” lung disease cases that appear to be related to vaping. The CDC first announced on Saturda...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Latest live A1 traffic news Tips & advice 23 Aug, 2019 A1 and A1(M) traffic news and real time updates; get the latest info on A1 traffic delays, roadworks, accidents and snow...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Hong Kongers Form Human Chains Across City to Call for Democracy – Evoking Protests Against Soviets (HONG KONG) — Supporters of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement lined city streets and part of the city’s harbor front Friday, inspired by a human chain in a historic Baltic states protest against Soviet control 30 years ago. Some ra...
20:26, 08/23/2019

2020 Chevy Bolt EV extends driving range by 21 miles General Motors said its battery engineering team extended the Bolt EV's range 21 miles by improving the energy of the cell electrodes through small but impactful chemistry changes....
20:26, 08/23/2019

How to Identify Scam Listings on Airbnb On a recent Reddit thread, u/brunoflourenco shared their experience with an Airbnb listing in London—which turned out to be a fake. “We get there, knock on the door, the guy comes out and looks really confused,” they wrote. “We tell him that we are t...
20:26, 08/23/2019

David Allen's Favorite Productivity Books for Fans of 'Getting Things Done' David Allen, author of the productivity bible Getting Things Done, shares his five favorite books on productivity in a new interview on the site Five Books. GTD fans will recognize titles like Atul Gawande’s Checklist Manifesto and Daniel J Levitin’s...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Yakuza's many remasters are about to pay off big time Ryu Ga Gotoku (RGG) Studio is in a fantastic position. The Sega-owned developer has just released Judgment, a well-received detective game starring Japanese actor and singer Takuya Kimura as the lead. Now, the team is turning its attention back to Ya...
20:52, 08/23/2019

'World's first' solar-powered rail line opens in the UK Some trains in the UK are now running on a rail line powered entirely by a solar farm in what's said to be a world first. Around 100 panels are keeping the signaling and lights up and running on the track near Aldershot in Hampshire, and the pro...
20:52, 08/23/2019

The best external graphics card enclosure By Andrew Cunningham This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to external graphic...
20:52, 08/23/2019

My two-year-old has become a bully while I’m working abroad Your son needs to be prepared for your departures, says Annalisa Barbieri – and for your returnsMy son is two years old. He has recently started bullying (hitting and pushing) children his age. This was shortly after I moved abroad to work while he s...
20:52, 08/23/2019

Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in more trouble than we thought Facebook‘s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in even deeper trouble than we thought if a recent report is anything to go by. According to the Financial Times, it seems that some of Facebook‘s early backers have been spooked by increasing regulatory scrut...
21:13, 08/23/2019

The Latest: Greece resuming migrant deportations to Turkey Greece says it is resuming deportations of migrants to Turkey in an effort to address an increase in arrivals over the summer months that have worsened overcrowding at camps on Greek islands...
21:14, 08/23/2019

Sensing vulnerability, China turns up the heat on Trump With its announcement on Friday of new 5-10% tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. goods, China is escalating pressure on President Trump. Xi Jinping senses that Trump is increasingly desperate for a trade deal. He believes he can cajole Trump into making a...
21:14, 08/23/2019

Daily on Healthcare, Presented by American Association of Kidney Patients: Key piece missing from state preexisting conditions protections Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
21:15, 08/23/2019

Fires are raging in the Amazon forest. Here’s how you can help A record number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region have been linked to an increase in deforestation. According to CNN, the Amazon is the largest rainforest in the world and roughly half the size of the United States. It is key to the health of ...
21:15, 08/23/2019

Two New Books Have Anglophiles and Bibliophiles Covered “Human Relations and Other Difficulties” gathers acute, witty essays and reviews by Mary-Kay Wilmers, and “Faber & Faber,” by Toby Faber, tells the history of the venerable publishing house where Wilmers and others have worked....
21:39, 08/23/2019

'Fast healer' Osaka ready for U.S. Open title defense Naomi Osaka's knee injury suffered in the lead-up to her U.S. Open title defense has improved and the Japanese does not expect it to limit her performance in the year's final Grand Slam....
22:00, 08/23/2019

They've Got the Power, We've Got the Black Ass Game Some truths are undeniable; among them: that Power on Starz is unmatched. The show is brimming with grit, betrayal and ALL the drama. And for this good-ass television, we offer our gratitude to the TV gods....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Watch: Missy Elliott Invented Music Videos OK, OK, OK, that pesky little thing called “history” in the real world says the first music video was filmed in a Thomas Edison studio in 1895 and was called the “Dickson Experimental Sound Film.” But, Melissa Arnette “Missy” Elliott elevated them, O...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders' Criminal Reform Plans Are Catching Up With His Radical Economic Platform Most candidates push criminal reform packages that often lack the requisite muscle to make a dent in a system that warehouses black and brown people with reckless abandon. But Sen. Bernie Sanders’ plan to tackle some of the more contentious elements ...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Gordon Ramsay: I'll try for swanlike calm when I cater for GQ Men of the Year Awards Gordon Ramsay says he is as nervous about catering for some of the biggest names in showbusiness at the GQ Men of the Year awards as he was making Nelson Mandela's 90th birthday feast....
22:00, 08/23/2019

France's Macron to push for charter on biodiversity at G7 summit French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday that he would put pressure on the United States to sign a charter on protecting biodiversity at the G7 summit in Biarritz, France this weekend....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Orioles surrender 259th home run to clinch ignominious record in loss to Rays Tampa Bay’s Austin Meadows put the O’s in the record book for most home runs allowed in a season, and the Rays tack on another for good measure in 5-2 win at Camden Yards....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Fantasy Baseball Week 23 Preview: Two-start pitcher rankings feature Cal Quantrill, Mike Montgomery as sleepers Streaming two-start pitchers is becoming a risky proposition here in late August. Scott White highlights some possibilities for Week 23 (Aug. 26-Sept. 1)....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Sri Lanka Ends Emergency 4 Months After Easter Blasts Sri Lanka has ended a four-month state of emergency declared after Easter suicide bombings by Islamist extremists that killed 258 people, officials said Friday....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Vladimir Putin Vows "Symmetric Response" To US Missile Test Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he has ordered the military to prepare a "symmetric response" after Washington tested a formerly banned missile....
22:26, 08/23/2019

When You Learn That You've Been Living With Face Blindness In 2013, I was four months into my job at The Washington Post when we had a going-away party for a woman who was moving to Philadelphia. Everyone gathered around my section's little newsroom while our......
22:26, 08/23/2019

Google Disables 210 YouTube Channels That Targeted Hong Kong Protests Google on Thursday said it disabled a series of YouTube channels that appeared to be part of a coordinated influence campaign against pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Let's Remember Some Guys: Behind The Remembering If I had the choice, which in fact at some time in the past I might have, I don’t know that I would choose to remember the things that I remember. There are moments from my life, real nights and days I lived in a younger version of my body, that I ca...
22:26, 08/23/2019

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli won't turn on each other in court: report Lori Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, are sticking together as they prepare to go to court over their alleged involvement in a massive college admissions scheme....
22:52, 08/23/2019

Dolphins, oranges and Bourbon Street: A Florida-Miami guide Jumping in dolphin tanks, brawling on Bourbon Street and hurling oranges from the stands are just a few of the weird things that happen when these teams get together....
22:52, 08/23/2019

Fantasy football 10-team, PPR mock draft: Melvin Gordon continues to slide As we near the regular season, Melvin Gordon's contract holdout is beginning to have a significant impact on his draft value. See where he went in our latest mock draft....
22:52, 08/23/2019

Ringside Seat: A big fight for Yarde; a lot on the line for Kovalev Anthony Yarde is fighting for his first world title, while Sergey Kovalev aims to retain his light heavyweight belt and get a step closer to a unification bout -- or to a megafight with Canelo Alvarez....
22:52, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ is a lot to digest: 6 songs to have on repeat Taylor Swift fans probably didn’t get much sleep last night. After the pop princess’ seventh studio album, “Lover,” dropped at midnight, surely many Swifties were up all night bopping around and breaking down the lyrics. A sprawling set that’s a bit ...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong protesters join hands in 30-mile human chain Event inspired by anti-Soviet ‘Baltic Way’ across Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in 1989 A human chain stretched for kilometres across both sides of Hong Kong harbour on Friday night, as people turned out for a peaceful demonstration inspired by anti-...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Bona-fried success: why are Americans obsessed with Popeyes' new chicken sandwich? The chain’s latest offering has been selling out and earning hoards of fans. What inspired the fanaticism? Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich is a bona fide, boneless fried phenomenon.The fried chicken chain’s new offering has become America’s must-eat sa...
22:52, 08/23/2019

The Russian spy who posed as a Canadian for more than 20 years Elena Vavilova’s book offers rare insight into the Soviet deep-cover ‘illegals’ programme“A spy has to be an actor, but an actor that doesn’t need a public or a stage, and doesn’t require the approval of others,” says Elena Vavilova, as she sips a ca...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Going underground: the world's most spectacular caves A cave complex recently reopened on the north Kent coast joins an array of interesting, awe-inspiring and historic grottos from Iceland to New ZealandCocoons of glistening ice in Vatnajökull glacier, Iceland; geometric Fingal’s Cave in Scotland; echo...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Amazon fires: the tribes fighting to save their dying rainforest – video Indigenous people in Brazil have vowed to protect their land as large swathes of the Amazon forest continue to burn. The largest rainforest in the world absorbs billions of tonnes of CO2 every year, slowing the pace of global heating. It is also home...
22:52, 08/23/2019

N.B.A. Closes Luke Walton Sexual Assault Investigation The league said it did not find “sufficient basis” for a former sports reporter’s allegations against Walton, the head coach of the Sacramento Kings....
23:13, 08/23/2019

Lawyer in Ohio State Abuse Scandal Says Number of Accusers Has Surpassed 300 Ohio State and a growing group of men who sued the university claiming they were sexually abused by a team doctor decades ago are in negotiations on a financial settlement....
23:13, 08/23/2019

Werner Kramarsky, Rights Official and Arts Patron, Dies at 93 He played prominent roles in both city and state government in New York. He wore another hat as well, supporting artists and building a vast drawing collection....
23:13, 08/23/2019

First Death in a Spate of Vaping Sicknesses Reported by Health Officials An Illinois patient has died after suffering lung-related illnesses from vaping, although federal officials disclosed few details about the circumstances....
23:13, 08/23/2019

| Bolsonaro mulls deploying army to combat Amazon fires Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Friday he is considering deploying the army to help combat fires raging in the Amazon rainforest, as a growing global outcry over the blazes threatens to torpedo a huge trade deal....
23:13, 08/23/2019

When a Company Asks You to Reset Your Password, Should You Be Worried? We try our best to keep Lifehacker readers aware of recent data breaches and security vulnerabilities that might have compromised their data. Any good website or service should tell you what’s up, too. Sometimes, though, you get an email out of the b...
23:13, 08/23/2019

Teen superhero fave Ms. Marvel is getting her own live-action Disney+ show While much of our collective superhero focus over the last week or so has been on the fight raging between Disney and Sony over everyone’s favorite neighborhood tetherball, Spider-Man, the folks behind Disney+ are continuing to do their damnedest to ...
23:39, 08/23/2019

Where zombies came from, and why they're not going away anytime soon Zombies are horror perfection: They kill without remorse, they never tire out, and there’s no reasoning with them. They’ve been around so long, and have gnawed so deep into our cultural fabric, that it’s easy to forget from whence they came. Thankful...
23:39, 08/23/2019

Barack Obama, who's been doing a lot of reading lately, shares some book recommendations Barack Obama, the former president who’s demonstrated a fine taste in pop culture—unlike that other guy who just fast-forwards through Bloodsport—has officially released his summer reading list for 2019. Using the presidential platform of Facebook, O...
23:39, 08/23/2019

Disney+ has announced its launch-day lineup featuring Jeff Goldblum, Anna Kendrick, and more Disney+ just confirmed a string of original programming that will be available on launch day, November 12, along with a first look at their individual posters. The forthcoming streaming platform announced the slate via their Twitter account, solidify...
23:39, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 4-Trump urges U.S. court to shield Deutsche Bank records from House Democrats Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump asked a federal appeals court on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from handing the financial records of the president's family and the Trump Organization to Dem...
23:39, 08/23/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St sinks as U.S.-China trade tensions boil Wall Street tumbled on Friday after the U.S.-China trade war escalated in dramatic fashion, with President Donald Trump demanding that American companies seek alternatives to doing business with China after Beijing announced its own slate of retaliat...
23:39, 08/23/2019

WRAPUP 2-Trump calls on U.S. firms to exit China as trade war escalates President Donald Trump on Friday pressured U.S. companies to leave China after Beijing unveiled retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. goods, stoking fears their escalating trade war will tip the global economy into recession....
23:39, 08/23/2019

Scientists a step closer to saving northern white rhino from extinction Veterinarians have successfully harvested eggs from the last two surviving northern white rhinos, taking them one step closer to bringing the species back from the brink of extinction. Science is the only hope for the breed after the death last year ...
00:00, 08/24/2019

Eddie Stobart slams brakes on shares trading Logistics and trucking specialist Eddie Stobart has said goodbye to its chief executive and suspended its shares after delaying the release of its results....
00:00, 08/24/2019

Google Curbs Political Debate by Employees Google tightened its guidelines on how employees communicate about politics and topics not related to work, in a major shift for a company that has long prided itself on open debate....
00:26, 08/24/2019

Publishers sue Amazon-owned app for copyright infringement Some of the biggest names in publishing are suing Amazon-owned Audible — claiming the audiobook app’s new speech-to-text feature violates copyright laws. Harper Collins, Penguin Random House, Simon & Schuster, Scholastic and others are as...
00:26, 08/24/2019

Premier League table: 2019-20 EPL standings, fixtures, results, live scores, games on TV - gameweek 3 The Premier League weekend began with a typical dose of drama as Aston Villa recorded their first victory of the season with a 2-0 win against Everton....
00:26, 08/24/2019

What The Fuck? It’s 2 p.m. Already Whoa, this can’t be right. Can it? Holy shit. It feels like the day literally just started, but apparently that’s not the case, because somehow it is 2 p.m. already....
00:26, 08/24/2019

Kodak Black pleads guilty to federal weapons charges Prosecutors charged the rapper with crimes including falsifying information on federal forms to buy four firearms from a Miami-area gun shop on two separate occasions....
00:52, 08/24/2019

Apple warns not to keep its credit card by leather. Or denim. Or loose change. Apple's new titanium credit card comes with a potential headache that will be familiar to iPhone users everywhere: It can get scuffed up a little too easily in the real world....
00:52, 08/24/2019

Key dates in the U.S.-China trade war Hopes for settlement of the yearlong U.S.-China trade war dimmed further on Friday as China said it will slap retaliatory tariffs on about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, the latest escalation in the dispute between the world's two largest economies...
00:52, 08/24/2019