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In More Than Enough, Elaine Welteroth Discusses the Double-Edged Sword of #SucceedingWhileBlack

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In More Than Enough, Elaine Welteroth Discusses the Double-Edged Sword of #SucceedingWhileBlack

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With a New Memoir, Elaine Welteroth Reminds Us That We’re More Than Enough She’s known as an arbiter of millennial cool-girl style, but as Elaine Welteroth told Refinery29 she started out just like the rest of us: “a hot mess.”...
02:52, 06/12/2019

Trailblazing Editor Elaine Welteroth Has Written a Book — and It’s a Hit “More Than Enough,” a memoir from the “Project Runway” judge and former Teen Vogue editor in chief, debuts on the nonfiction list this week at No. 11....
20:52, 06/20/2019

How a 'relentless work ethic' took Elaine Welteroth to top of magazine world Elaine Welteroth is a trailblazer in magazine publishing, and now she's a debut author. Her message to someone who wants to follow in her footsteps:        ...
15:26, 06/07/2019

Elaine Kasket: ‘There is no digital rule book for grief’ The counselling psychologist and author of All the Ghosts in the Machine discusses one of the most contentious issues of our ageElaine Kasket is a counselling psychologist based in London. Her first book, All the Ghosts in the Machine: Illusions of I...
14:26, 05/01/2019

'Hadestown,' veteran Elaine May score early wins at Tony awards Elaine May and dark musical "Hadestown" were among early winners on Sunday as Broadway presented its annual Tony Awards, capping a season in which shows about race, sexual politics and a trip to the underworld stood front and center....
04:52, 06/10/2019

Another Brazen Trump Administration Corruption Tale, Courtesy of Elaine Chao It is another week in Trump’s America, which means it’s time for another story of our government’s transformation into a piggy bank for rich, corrupt assholes. The New York Times published a detailed examination today of the connections between Trans...
20:39, 06/03/2019

McConnell dismisses report that his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, steered funds to Kentucky “You know, I was complaining to her just last night: 169 projects, and Kentucky got only five. I hope we’ll do a lot better next year,” McConnell told reporters Tuesday....
23:39, 06/11/2019

Trump discusses Mueller investigation with Putin President Donald Trump says he discussed special counsel Mueller's report with Russia's Vladimir Putin. Trump says Putin described the investigation as "something to the effect that it started off as a mountain and it ended up being a mouse...
00:13, 05/04/2019

Some of your Pokémon won't transfer to 'Sword' and 'Shield' Ever since 2003, you've had the option of importing your Pokémon critters into newer games, including across platforms thanks to Pokémon Home. However, GameFreak is about to end that run. As part of an E3 chat, producer Junichi Mas...
03:13, 06/12/2019

Not All Pokémon Can Be Imported Into Sword and Shield Pokémon fans eager to see the previous seven generations of pocket monsters popping up in Pokémon Sword and Shield received disappointing news yesterday when producer Junichi Masuda announced that only Pokémon present in the new Galar region Pokédex ...
18:26, 06/12/2019

‘Pokemon Sword and Shield’ won’t actually allow you catch ’em all When Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield launch for the Nintendo Switch this fall, the number of Pokemon species in all of the games combined will total more than 1,000. That’s eight generations of Pocket Monsters over the past 23 years, but that ...
05:00, 06/18/2019

Sword Art Online Replica Toy Blade, Only $1,000 You too can own a full-scale replica toy version of Kirito’s sword the Elucidator. Outfitted with over 700 LED lights, the blade’s gyro sensor responds to different types of blade swings with light effects and sounds....
13:52, 06/06/2019

‘SOTC’: Panel Discusses Upcoming Primary Election (LEX 18) — LEX 18’s “State of the Commonwealth” convened a panel to discuss the upcoming primary election. Participants include: Tres Watson, founder of Capitol Reins PR and former Comm. Director for the Kentucky Republican Party Senate Minority Lea...
23:13, 05/19/2019

House subcommittee discusses reparations for slave descendants Congress marked Juneteenth with a hearing Wednesday on reparations for descendants of slaves, a controversial topic that hasn't been debated openly at Capitol Hill in a decade....
23:13, 06/19/2019

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods discusses soggy conditions What I'm Hearing: Golfweek's Steve DiMeglio spoke with Tiger Woods and the four-time PGA Championship winner discussed the harsh conditions currently plaguing Bethpage Black in Long Island.        ...
00:00, 05/14/2019

Mike Pompeo discusses Iran, oil, Russia and China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sits down with CNBC's Hadley Gamble for a wide-ranging interview about some of the most pressing geopolitical matters for the United States today....
08:39, 05/12/2019

Protests return to Lebanon as government discusses austerity Dozens of Lebanese military and security veterans are protesting for the second time in two weeks against proposed cuts to their pensions and benefits, as the government discusses a budget bill that aims to cut public spending and usher in austerity ...
15:39, 05/10/2019

Nirmala Sitharaman Discusses Budget Proposals With Top Officials Nirmala Sitharaman will present the first budget of the Modi 2.0 government on July 5 against the backdrop of India's economy hitting a five-year low growth of 6.8 per cent in 2018-19...
17:39, 06/19/2019

Self-taught makeup artist discusses Instagram stardom A self-taught makeup artist who uses her body as a canvas to transform into bizarre and terrifying creatures has become an Instagram star after going viral....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Phil Mickelson discusses missed chances at US Open Phil Mickelson talks about a few that got away during his opening-round 72 at the US Open on Thursday (June 13)       ...
03:39, 06/14/2019

Trump discusses North Korea with Japan's Abe after tests U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he had spoken with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about North Korea and trade after North Korea raised doubts about the future of denuclearization dialogue with new weapons tests....
18:00, 05/06/2019

How sci-fi MMO Destiny’s Sword makes you care about your soldiers Indie developer 2Dogs Games hopes that Destiny's Sword's social mechanics will help players gain a better understanding of mental health issues.Read More...
21:39, 06/06/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield Direct coming before E3 If you thought you were going to have to wait until E3 2019 for some new details on Pokémon Sword and Shield you were (probably quite happily) mistaken. Yes, despite the fact that one of the world’s biggest gaming conventions is only...
22:39, 05/27/2019

Trump’s Huawei ban a ‘double-edged sword’ US president Donald Trump’s move to effectively ban Chinese telecommunications firms from doing business with American companies is going to impact both the nations and the global tech industry alike, industry experts said.Huawei and ZTE have ...
20:26, 05/19/2019

Dynamaxing a corgi in ‘Pokémon Sword' and 'Shield’ Pokémon Sword and Shield, the series' first proper outing on the Switch, is shaking up a tried-and-tested formula. There's the dynamic weather system, which affects which Pokémon can spawn; the free camera, which will complete...
03:13, 06/12/2019

Nirmala Sitharaman Discusses Infra Capital Requirements With Stakeholders With an eye on creation of sustainable and stable opportunities, suggestions from the representatives of included containment of the rising cost of projects, rationalisation of levies and introduction......
13:39, 06/14/2019

Exclusive: FCA discusses improved Renault merger bid to win French backing Fiat Chrysler is discussing a Renault special dividend and stronger job guarantees in a bid to persuade the French government to back its proposed merger between the carmakers, sources close to the discussions said....
20:52, 06/02/2019

Democrat Buttigieg discusses being part of first gay couple in the White House U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said on Monday he does not believe the fact that he is gay and married to another man will hurt him with America's voters....
03:39, 06/04/2019

Charlize Theron Discusses That Time Rihanna Trolled Her With a T-shirt It’s hard to compete with Rihanna, even if you’re Charlize Theron. The Long Shot star stopped by Late Night on Wednesday and shared a story that shows that even Theron’s own publicist seems to prefer Rihanna. “You want your pu...
17:26, 05/02/2019

‘Because It Is Pride.’ Cara Delevingne Discusses Her Relationship With Ashley Benson After a year of dating, Cara Delevingne has gone public with her relationship with actress Ashley Benson. Over the weekend, Delevingne took to Instagram to share a clip of the couple kissing in a scene from the movie starred in together, Her Smell. I...
19:52, 06/18/2019

‘SOTC’: Panel Discusses Opioid Addiction Crisis In Kentucky (LEX 18) — LEX 18’s “State of the Commonwealth” convened a panel to discuss the opioid crisis that is ravaging communities in Kentucky and across America. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 1,400 Kent...
18:26, 05/05/2019

Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) Pokémon Sword and Shield, the long awaited new entry in the Pokémon franchise for Nintendo Switch, is coming out November 15th. Now we finally know more about the region of Galor, the Pokémon adventure that awaits you there, and the pocket monsters t...
19:52, 06/05/2019

The double-edged sword of countries that allow menstrual leave You know how periods can make you feel absolutely awful — and some women suffer from excruciating pain thanks to menstruation that can impact their ability to even get out of bed? And on the flipside of that, you know how if a dude asks you if ...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Watch the 'Pokémon Sword and Shield' Nintendo Direct right here Switch owners, assemble! Nintendo has a special Direct presentation dedicated to Pokémon Sword and Shield today. If you've been living under a Geodude for the last four months, these are the proper, all-new Switch RPGs that fans have been...
15:13, 06/05/2019

Rebecca Gayheart finally discusses car accident that killed a child and made her want to die Rebecca Gayheart says a fatal collision with a 9-year-old boy pushed her to do "every self-destructive thing." But her daughters "are everything" now.        ...
03:26, 06/03/2019

Jennifer Lopez Discusses 20 Years Of Iconic Fashion At The CFDA Awards “Thank you for having collaborated with me, embraced me, and shared with me the best of your art, your creations, your style, and mostly, your kindness and love,” Lopez addressed the designers in the room...
16:39, 06/04/2019

Sheriff Mark Napier discusses humanitarian crisis and border safety TUCSON- Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier is fresh off his trip from Washington D.C. after testifying before a congressional subcommittee about border security on Capitol Hill. “This is a very critical problem for our nation,” said Sheriff ...
00:52, 05/04/2019

J&K Governor Discusses State Security, Development Issues With Amit Shah Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik today briefed Union Home Minister Amit Shah about the security situation in the state, which is currently under the President's rule....
20:00, 06/01/2019

'Where Is My Mommy? She’s Gone': Tiffany Haddish Discusses Her Childhood Abuse With David Letterman It’s no secret that there are profound tragedies at the root of many comedic success stories. As Tiffany Haddish revealed in her 2017 autobiography, The Last Black Unicorn, hers occurred in childhood when her mother suffered a traumatic brain injury....
00:13, 05/31/2019

Sarbananda Sonowal Meets Amit Shah, Discusses Situation In Assam Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday met Home Minister Amit Shah and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with them various issues concerning the state....
23:26, 06/14/2019

Centre Official Meets J&K Governor, Discusses Amarnath Yatra Arrangements Union Home Ministry Additional Secretary Gyanesh Kumar met Jammu and Kashmir Governor S P Malik in Srinagar on Friday and discussed about the arrangements for the smooth conduct of the Amarnath Yatra,......
17:26, 06/07/2019

Michael Phelps discusses viral Masters moment behind Tiger Woods 23-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps told NBC Sports and "Today" on Wednesday that his visit to Augusta will be an experience he won't forget.        ...
18:26, 04/28/2019

Saudi crown prince discusses regional developments with Pompeo: ministry Saudi Arabia's crown prince discussed regional developments, including efforts to strengthen security and stability, in a phone call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the Saudi Media Ministry tweeted on Sunday....
03:00, 05/19/2019

Naveen Patnaik Meets PM Modi, Discusses Special Status For Odisha Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday and pitched for Odisha to be granted special category status in the aftermath of Cyclone Fani....
13:52, 06/11/2019

The Internet Reacts To Today's Pokémon Sword And Shield News This morning we all learned more about Pokémon Sword and Shield, and also met my new child, Wooloo. The internet is as excited for new Pokémon as I am....
23:52, 06/05/2019

Watch the ‘Pokemon Sword and Shield’ Direct live stream right here at 9AM A few months after unveiling the first ever main series Pokemon games developed exclusively for a home console, Nintendo is returning on Wednesday, June 5th at 6 AM PT / 9 AM ET to share more details about the new games in a live-streamed Pokemon Dir...
18:00, 06/05/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield arrive worldwide on November 15, 2019 Nintendo Switch has Pokémon games, but it doesn’t really have its own Pokémon games, not in the true sense. Pokémon Sword and Shield, coming November 15, 2019, will be the first real Pokémon games (don’t even mention Pokémon Let’s ...
17:52, 06/05/2019

Zelda: Skyward Sword Speedrunning Has Been Stale For A While, But A New Trick Might Change That It has proven difficult to find big glitches in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, which is why speedrunners haven’t yet figured out how to complete the game in less than five hours. Other big Zelda games, like Ocarina of Time, are far glitchier and...
23:26, 05/10/2019

Preorder Pokémon Sword or Shield With Prime, Get a $10 Amazon Credit Nope, you didn’t dream it, there really is a full-fledged set of Pokémon games coming to the Switch later this year, and Amazon’s offering a (increasingly rare) $10 preorder credit to Prime members on both the Sword and Shield editions....
22:52, 05/13/2019

Pokémon Sword And Shield Director Says It's About 'Growing And Evolving'—For The Trainer, Too For Pokémon producer Junichi Masuda and Pokémon Sword and Shield director Shigeru Ohmori, the spirit of Pokémon is all about metamorphosis....
23:00, 06/17/2019

Bronx man accused of stabbing roommate in the chest with a ‘pirate sword’ A fight between two roommates in the Bronx nearly turned deadly when one of the men pulled what police described as a “pirate sword” and stabbed the other, authorities said. The fight kicked off at about 4 p.m. on Tuesday in the basement apartment th...
05:26, 05/29/2019

Sex offender arrested for sword slay claims to be serial killer The tatted sex offender who was recently busted in New York for allegedly murdering an elderly man with a sword is now claiming to be behind a whole series of slayings across the country — dating back to when he was 12, officials said Wednesday...
05:26, 05/09/2019

FIFA vice president discusses the women’s world cup and parity in the game of soccer As the summer of soccer approaches, Victor Montagliani, the vice president of FIFA Women’s World Cup and president of CONCACAF Gold Cup reflected on the gains for women in the sport, but he noted the significant obstacles that still remain in some co...
18:39, 05/31/2019

Sushma Swaraj Discusses Wuhan Summit Agenda With China's Foreign Minister External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday met her Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of a multilateral meeting in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek and discussed issues of bilateral......
17:00, 05/22/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield will place focus on the Switch's handheld mode We've not heard much in the way of details about the next generation of Pokémon games since Nintendo announced them in February.We do know that Pokémon Sword and Shield will be set in Britain and introduce a new generation of Poké...
16:26, 04/29/2019

New 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 4' season adds a sword-wielding specialist Treyarch and Activision are determined to keep Black Ops 4 lively in the face of stiff competition. They're debuting a new season ("Operation Spectre Rising") on April 30th, and you can expect a steady stream of updates that might just be meani...
05:52, 04/30/2019

Samurai text tells secrets of sword-fighters' 'supernatural powers' A newly translated samurai text called "Twelve Rules of the Sword" reveals the secrets of a sword-fighting school that mastered a technique that seemed to give supernatural powers....
19:39, 06/19/2019

Pokémon Sword & Shield releases right between Star Wars and Death Stranding Nintendo today revealed more about its upcoming RPG, Pokémon Sword & Shield on today’s Direct presentation, including its release date. We now know the game’s release date, and it’s right in the November sweet spot, squished into a release window wit...
22:00, 06/05/2019

Passenger arrested at LaGuardia Airport for carrying sword inside cane The Port Authority Police arrested a man in the security line at LaGuardia Airport in New York City with a cane concealing a 24-inch sword.        ...
00:52, 05/15/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Release Date Confirmed - watch the new trailer here Nintendo and The Pokemon Company are set to release more information about the upcoming Pokemon Switch games later today - here's what you need to know....
19:13, 06/05/2019

Kotaku Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) | Gizmo Kotaku Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) | Gizmodo YouTube: No, We Won’t Remove These Videos of Racist, Anti-Gay Harassment Because It’s Just ‘Debating’ | Jalopnik IndyCar Driver’s Withdrawal from O...
18:00, 06/05/2019

Security Council discusses chemical weapons use in Syria following latest global watchdog report The UN Security Council met behind closed doors on Wednesday, to discuss the latest findings of the global chemical weapons watchdog in Syria, which concluded that there were “reasonable grounds” that a chemical attack took place during the crucial b...
19:39, 04/28/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ actor who plays the Night King discusses what it was like to film that final scene For Czech actor Vladimír Furdík, shooting *that scene* with Maisie Williams from Sunday’s third episode of Game of Thrones’ eighth and final season was “one of the hardest days of my life.” Furdik has portrayed t...
12:26, 05/02/2019

Dan Patrick discusses health issues, including depression, memory loss, in emotional show During his Thursday show, Dan Patrick opened up about health issues he has struggled with for years, including Polymyalgia rheumatica and depression.        ...
04:13, 05/03/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: 31 NEW images for Nintendo's new Switch game, coming November 15 NINTENDO has revealed a ton of new Pokemon information today, including the release date - and we've pulled together some of the best screenshots from the trailer to show off the new game, revealing the best info....
19:13, 06/05/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Armoured Mewtwo rumour resurfaces following new movie release A new armoured version of Mewtwo has been revealed, and it's gotten Pokemon fans very intrigued as to what role this new legendary may play in the upcoming Nintendo Switch games....
17:13, 05/15/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: Fan-favourite gameplay feature CONFIRMED for Nintendo Switch RPG A new Pokemon gameplay feature has been confirmed thanks to a fairly unlikely source - here's everything you need to know about the latest Pokemon Sword/Shield updates....
15:00, 05/20/2019

CNN panel discusses whether Trump will accept election defeat, ignores Hillary Clinton, Stacey Abrams A CNN panel discussed whether President Donald Trump will accept the results of the 2020 election if he loses, but completely overlooked remarks made by former Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Stacey Abrams, both who have repeatedly suggeste...
13:52, 05/07/2019

John Cena discusses veteran support at Bentonville Film Festival: ‘We're all flawed, facing those fears’ John Cena is once again speaking up for veteran support and cultivating a community where veterans and those who have served their country get the recognition and appreciation they deserve....
23:26, 05/14/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Leak: Huge Pokedex news reveals amazing new evolutions and more Game Freak and The Pokemon Company revealed more Pokemon news yesterday, but it appears the developer may have also let on more than it intended if a previous leak is to be believed....
13:39, 06/06/2019

President Trump Discusses Climate Change With Prince Charles and Blames Other Countries for Inaction, Despite U.S. Emissions Surge President Donald Trump and Prince Charles discussed climate change during the President’s state visit to the U.K. this week. But Trump continued to dismiss dire concerns about climate change, faulted other countries for inaction and defended th...
21:00, 06/05/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wiki: Release Date, Latest News and Leaks for new Switch Game Pokemon Sword and Shield is the next big role-playing video game developed by Game Freak and published by The Pokémon Company for the Nintendo Switch. Here's everything we know about the game so far....
15:13, 05/14/2019

Pokémon Sword And Shield's Giant Pokémon Changed Up My Battle Strategy If you were worried about Pokémon Sword and Shield’s new Dynamaxing mechanic, which makes your Pokémon super big and super powerful for a limited amount of time, being an empty gimmick, you can calm down. I played a 20-minute demo at E3 yesterday, an...
21:26, 06/12/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield release date news, new trailer and more Pokemon coming May 14th? Pokemon Sword and Shield - the Nintendo Switch's first mainline Pokemon games - could get an information blowout this week, if previous generations of games are anything to go by....
16:52, 05/13/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield leaks ahead of Pokemon Direct? 'Galar forms' to bolster new game? There are a good number of Pokemon Sword and Shield rumours floating around today - some more viable than others. Here's what we think of what we've seen so far....
16:13, 06/04/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Switch news coming TODAY alongside brand new Pokemon game reveal? The Pokemon Company has announced it plans to host a conference tonight that will outline the future of the Pokemon franchise and reveal more information on upcoming projects....
13:52, 05/28/2019

Pokemon Sword Shield release date leaked: Giant Pokemon, Raids, Legendary info revealed Ahead of the Pokemon Direct that's scheduled to take place this afternoon, there appears to have been a huge leak about what we can expect in the games....
19:13, 06/05/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield: everything we know about the 2019 Pokémon RPG Nintendo has finally (finally!) announced the next generation of Pokémon games coming to Nintendo Switch: Pokémon Sword and Shield.Using Nintendo's favored method of new game announcements – Direct presentations – The Pok...
14:26, 04/30/2019

Makeup Kit: 'Game of Thrones' star Kit Harington trades sword for a makeup brush The actor, who played Jon Snow on the HBO hit, moonlighted as a makeup artist during the dragon pit scene of the "Game of Thrones" finale.        ...
20:26, 05/23/2019

'Wimbledon Prowler' to be sentenced over string of raids on rich and famous spanning more than decade One of the country's most sophisticated burglars who targeted the homes of the rich and famous for more than a decade is to be sentenced for a string of offences....
03:26, 06/21/2019

People more likely to return lost wallets with lots of cash People are more likely to return a lost wallet if it contains money — and the more cash, the better. That’s the surprising conclusion from researchers who planted more than 17,000 “lost wallets” across 355 cities in 40 countries, and kept track of ho...
03:39, 06/21/2019

These items give Americans the greatest post-purchase rush Have you ever bought something just to feel that sudden rush of post-purchase happiness? According to new research, 66% of Americans have bought an item solely to fee the rush of buying something. The new survey of 2,000 Americans also found that the...
03:39, 06/21/2019

Iran Shot Down a $176 Million U.S. Drone. Here’s What to Know About the RQ-4 Global Hawk Iran shooting down a U.S. surveillance drone in the politically sensitive Strait of Hormuz has created a dangerous new level of tension between the two countries President Donald Trump said Iran made a “big mistake,” and later added that ...
03:39, 06/21/2019

Potent Firefox 0-day used to install undetected backdoors on Macs Enlarge / The fox animoji. (credit: Samuel Axon) Hackers exploited a pair of potent zero-day vulnerabilities in Firefox to infect Mac users with a largely undetected backdoor, according to accounts pieced together from multiple people. Mozilla rele...
03:39, 06/21/2019

Roy Moore to challenge Doug Jones for Alabama Senate seat Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore on Thursday announced plans to challenge Sen. Doug Jones in 2020 two years after allegations of sexual misconduct derailed his first bid for the seat....
03:52, 06/21/2019

Senate passes resolutions blocking Trump's arms sale to Saudi Arabia, others The Senate on Thursday blocked President Donald Trump's deal with Saudi Arabia, Jordan and the United Arab Emirates to sell the Middle East countries $8.1 billion in arms, but Trump may still have the last say....
03:52, 06/21/2019

St. Louis, Philadelphia police involved in review of social media posts Police departments in Philadelphia and St. Louis are investigating more than 100 officers over complaints about social media posts that critics say is insensitive at best, and bigoted at worst....
03:52, 06/21/2019

Watchdog group protests baptisms of student athletes at Alabama high school In a video of Alabama student athletes being baptized on school property, the members of a football team appear to be enthusiastic participants in the religious ritual....
03:52, 06/21/2019

Judiciary committee butts heads over witnesses in Mueller report hearing Republicans on the House judiciary committee criticized Democrats for holding a hearing on the Mueller report Thursday to question experts who had no direct knowledge of the special counsel probe....
03:52, 06/21/2019

2 dead, 2 injured in fiery accident on Wisconsin interstate At least two people died and two others were seriously injured in a fiery accident involving multiple vehicles on a Wisconsin freeway, authorities said....
03:52, 06/21/2019

Deaths in Dominican Republic could be ‘mysterious.’ But so far, all signs point to ‘normal.’ For weeks, headlines have chronicled the horrifying stories of Americans who have fallen ill or died on this Caribbean island. But is there really a suspicious trend?...
03:52, 06/21/2019

Mexico, El Salvador to cooperate on reducing migration Mexico and El Salvador have signed an agreement that includes a $30 million Mexican donation for reforestation in the Central American nation amid increased pressure from the United States to slow a surge of migration...
03:52, 06/21/2019

NBA Draft 2019: New Orleans Pelicans pick Zion Williamson first overall The New Orleans Pelicans drafted Zion Williamson with the first pick of the 2019 NBA Draft Thursday, anointing him as the new face of the franchise to replace the departing Anthony Davis....
04:00, 06/21/2019

NASA will study solar weather in two new missions Solar winds are no threat to people on Earth, but can pose a danger to astronauts and spacecraft. NASA has selected two new missions that aims to better our understanding of how the Sun drives extreme space weather. The first mission, Polarimeter to....
04:00, 06/21/2019

WSJ: Google Maps is flooded with 'millions' of fake business listings (updated) If you've ever tried to find a locksmith on Google in a pinch, this may not surprise you. Turns out Google Maps is filled with millions of scam operations that are impersonating real businesses, according to a new report from the Wall Street Jou...
04:00, 06/21/2019

Huawei’s Mate X 2 concept fixes everything that the Galaxy Fold got wrong The Galaxy Fold foldable smartphone isn’t just delayed, it’s also terribly ugly, but that’s the compromise early adopters will have to accept. The phone itself is a compromise because we’re in the early stages of foldables. Th...
04:13, 06/21/2019

Hornets draft Kentucky forward PJ Washington at No. 12 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets selected forward PJ Washington from Kentucky with the 12th overall pick on Thursday night after becoming enthralled with his development during his sophomore year of college. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound Washin...
04:39, 06/21/2019

The Latest: Teen ump addresses fist fight at baseball game LAKEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on an adult brawl at a youth baseball game in suburban Denver (all times local): 7:20 p.m. A 13-year-old umpire says his warning against both sides for using foul language prompted a fist fight between adults at a yo...
04:39, 06/21/2019

P.J. Washington Selected 12th Overall by Charlotte Hornets Lexington (LEX 18) – Former Kentucky Forward P.J. Washington was selected 12th overall by the Charlotte Hornets in Thursday’s NBA Draft. Washington made the very wise decision to return to Kentucky for a second season. He went from being ...
04:39, 06/21/2019

Wiz make Hachimura 1st Japanese player ever in NBA 1st Rd WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Wizards have made forward Rui Hachimura from Gonzaga the first Japanese player ever taken in the first round of the NBA draft, picking him ninth overall Thursday night. The 6-foot-8, 235-pound junior averaged 19.7 poi...
04:39, 06/21/2019

McDonald's Tests Robot Fryers and Voice-Activated Drive-Throughs McDonald’s is designing voice-activated drive-throughs and robotic deep-fryers as it works to streamline its menu and operations to speed up service....
04:39, 06/21/2019

UN Jamal Khashoggi Report Piles Pressure On Saudi Crown Prince Saudi Arabia has sought to move on from the scandal triggered by journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder, but a UN expert's report implicating its crown prince has heaped global pressure back on the......
04:39, 06/21/2019

Quadriga Founder Spent Client Money, Bankruptcy Monitor Says The court-appointed monitor for bankrupt QuadrigaCX said the Canadian cryptocurrency exchange’s late founder took most of the money entrusted to him by clients and spent much of it on himself and his wife....
05:13, 06/21/2019

Knicks take RJ Barrett with No. 3 pick in NBA draft RJ Barrett is trading in his flashy pink draft-night suit for the orange and blue. Barrett got his wish Thursday and fulfilled his late grandfather Noel’s prediction that one day he would be a Knick. The Knicks, as expected, took the Duke star with t...
05:13, 06/21/2019

Pentagon releases map disputing claim US drone violated Iranian airspace; Iran’s version is very different The Pentagon released a map Thursday pointing out that the U.S. drone shot down by Iran was over International waters and not over Iran, contrary to what Iranian officials claim....
05:13, 06/21/2019

Aldo Dávila set to be Guatemala’s 1st openly gay congressman Aldo Iván Dávila Morales is poised to take up a seat in Guatemala’s congress in January, making history as the first openly gay man elected to the country’s legislature....
05:26, 06/21/2019

Ebony and Jet magazines laying off remaining editorial staff Ebony and Jet magazines have been laying off their remaining editorial staff en masse after failing to make payroll last month — the latest in a long line of slights suffered by workers at the hands of the company’s private-equity owners. Axed employ...
05:26, 06/21/2019

More than 500 arrested after protests and clashes as India water crisis worsens Millions of people are running out of usable water in the southern Indian city of Chennai, which is currently experiencing major droughts and a rapidly worsening water crisis....
05:39, 06/21/2019

Georgia inmate convicted of murdering man who gave him ride outside Walmart in 1996 is executed A last-ditch attempt by Georgia lawyers pleading to the U.S. Supreme Court to prevent a man from being put to death for a 1996 murder failed and he was executed on Thursday night. ...
05:52, 06/21/2019

Trump administration abortion rules can take effect, 9th Circuit Court says Trump administration rules restricting federal funding for clinics providing abortion referrals can take effect a federal appeals court said Thursday.        ...
06:00, 06/21/2019

Slack valued at over $20bn after going public When companies do decide to go public they often do so with an initial public offering (IPO) as the added help from Wall Street and the financial sector can help boost their valuation. However, Slack Technologies, the company behind the popular workp...
06:00, 06/21/2019

The European Space Agency Has a Plan to Intercept a 'Pristine' Comet With the historic Rosetta mission now firmly in the rear view mirror, the European Space Agency has set its sights on a different kind of comet, that is, a comet that’s never visited the inner reaches of the solar system. Called Comet Interceptor, th...
06:00, 06/21/2019

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt in battle to be Britain's next prime minister Fervent Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson and foreign minister Jeremy Hunt emerged on Thursday as the only two candidates left in the race to become British prime minister, with the flamboyant Johnson odds-on favourite to win next month....
06:13, 06/21/2019

EVA Air attendants strike halts flights for 1,000s in Taiwan TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A strike by flight attendants at EVA Air, Taiwan’s second-largest airline, has left thousands of passengers scrambling for alternative transport. Dozens of flights had been canceled as a Friday after flight attendants walk...
06:13, 06/21/2019

Why NYCHA’s new $400K-a-year boss isn’t afraid of failure Mayor Bill de Blasio’s $400,000-a-year pick to run the city’s beleaguered public housing agency admitted to The Post on Thursday that he’s not worried about failing — because he’s near the end of his career and won’t need another job. Greg Russ, 69, ...
06:26, 06/21/2019

Alabama’s Roy Moore Announces Another Senate Run Over President Trump’s Objection (MONTGOMERY, Ala.) — Alabama Republican Roy Moore has announced he is running for U.S. Senate again in 2020 after failing to win the seat two years ago amid sexual misconduct accusations. Moore announced his campaign Thursday, seeking an eventu...
06:26, 06/21/2019

NBA trade roundup: Hawks move up to No. 4, take Hunter The Atlanta Hawks acquired the No. 4 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft from the New Orleans Pelicans for four picks, according to multiple reports an hour before Thursday's draft was scheduled to begin....
06:26, 06/21/2019

Green grabs first round lead at Women's PGA Championship Australian Hannah Green held a one-shot lead at the end of the opening round of the Women's PGA Championship on Thursday after Michelle Wie was reduced to tears as she pondered her future in the wake of an opening round 84....
06:26, 06/21/2019

| French mother faces 20 years in jail for murdering 5 of her children French prosecutors demanded a 20-year prison term for a woman charged with killing five of her children right after they were born, a crime that only came to light one and a half decades after the corpses were discovered....
06:39, 06/21/2019

A Reunion In The Works? Robert Plant And Jimmy Page Were Spotted At Guitar Center Buying A Led Zeppelin Tablature Book If you’re a Led Zeppelin fan (and let’s face it—who isn’t??) then get excited, because it looks like the long-awaited reunion of this legendary band might finally be around the corner: Zeppelin lead singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page were s...
06:39, 06/21/2019

Knicks move up in NBA draft to pick Michigan’s Ignas Brazdeikis The Knicks could simply wait to land RJ Barrett. They couldn’t afford to be as patient in the second round. Making a trade with the Sacramento Kings to move up from the 55th pick to the 47th, the Knicks selected another southpaw in Michigan for...
06:52, 06/21/2019

Malaysia aims to recover about $5 billion in 1MDB-linked assets Malaysia is looking to recover about $5 billion worth of foreign assets linked to state fund 1MDB, set up in 2009 by then prime minister Najib Razak and the subject of money laundering probes, an anti-graft official said on Friday....
06:52, 06/21/2019

Why Japan Is Hosting the Rugby World Cup Japan will become the first Asian country to host rugby union’s marquee event, when 20 national teams compete for the Webb Ellis Cup. Venues for the ninth Rugby World Cup, running from Sept. 20 to Nov. 2, are spread across 12 cities, from Sapporo in ...
07:00, 06/21/2019

FAA issues order prohibiting US operators from flying over some Iran-controlled airspace The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. operators from flying in an overwater area of Tehran-controlled airspace over the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman “due to heightened military activities and...
07:00, 06/21/2019

Trump says hard to believe Iranian shooting down of U.S. drone was intentional U.S. President Donald Trump played down Iran's downing of a U.S. military surveillance drone on Thursday, saying he suspected it was shot by mistake and "it would have made a big difference" to him had the remotely controlled aircraft been piloted....
07:00, 06/21/2019

High levels of arsenic in bottled water sold at Whole Foods, Target, Walmart, study says A test conducted by an Oakland nonprofit finds Peñafiel and Starkey bottled water contain levels of arsenic that violate state guidelines.       ...
07:00, 06/21/2019

Bol Bol Heads To Denver Nuggets After Agonizing Draft Night Slide Extremely fun one-and-done Oregon prospect Bol Bol showed up to Thursday night’s NBA draft decked out in a black suit featuring a garish sequined spider web on the left shoulder, smiling and optimistic and looking forward to being drafted somewhere i...
07:00, 06/21/2019

Trump reportedly approves military strikes on Iran — then abruptly pulls back Military planes and ships were getting ready to attack Iranian targets when the strike was called off on Thursday night, The New York Times reported....
07:26, 06/21/2019

A new way to mix oil and water The reluctance of oil and water to mix together and stay that way is so well-known that it has become a cliché for describing any two things that do not go together well. Now, a new finding from researchers at MIT might turn that expression on its he...
07:26, 06/21/2019

China coal hub Shanxi slams seven cities for pollution spike in 2019 China's top coal-producing province of Shanxi has reprimanded seven of its cities after a spike in air pollution in the first five months of 2019, the country's environment ministry said in a notice late Thursday....
07:39, 06/21/2019

A high school football player in Amite City, Louisiana died Tuesday night, following a practice at his school (WDSU) A 15-year-old football player in Amite City, Louisiana died this week after a late-night practice at his high school. Coaches and teammates say Terrance Allen was walking back to the locker room around 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Tuesday, whe...
07:39, 06/21/2019

Pima Co. Sheriff’s Dept. seized 43 animals from illegal campsite TUCSON – On Wednesday dogs, cats, and turtles were seized by deputies after they received a call around the area of San Joaquin and Ajo Way. Pima Animal Care removed 43 animals that were living in a travel trailer with Andres Contreras and Joyl...
07:39, 06/21/2019

Study finds the national median age has increased NBC — According to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau, half of the United States population is now over the age of 38 years old. That’s because the media age increased from 38.2 years in 2018, up from 37.2 years in 2010. More than four ...
07:39, 06/21/2019

Senate passes Bill C-69, which overhauls review of major projects, like pipelines Bill C-69 sets up the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada as the authority to assess projects for impacts on public health, the economy, the environment and other factors....
07:52, 06/21/2019

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo To Visit India From June 25-27 In the first high-level visit from any country following the Lok Sabha polls, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo will be in India from June 25-27 and hold talks with the leadership here to......
07:52, 06/21/2019

Fresh Bill To Outlaw "Triple Talaq" In Parliament Today: 10 Points A fresh bill to make instant Muslim divorce or "triple talaq" illegal, which got stalled in the upper house of parliament and lapsed, is expected to be introduced in the Lok Sabha today. The Muslim......
07:52, 06/21/2019

Nitish Kumar Meets Officials As Heat Wave Claims Over 100 Lives In Bihar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday issued elaborate instructions to deal with the intense heat wave conditions in the state which has left more than 100 dead so far....
07:52, 06/21/2019

Man who won $30M lottery while in middle of divorce ordered to share winnings PONTIAC, Mich. — A suburban Detroit man who was in the middle of a divorce when he won more than $30 million must share the lottery windfall with his ex-wife. The Michigan appeals court says a marriage isn’t over until it’s over. It means...
08:13, 06/21/2019

Viral Pic Of Rare Wave-Shaped Clouds Wows Netizens A picture of magnificent cloud waves in the sky has gone viral on the Internet, and people can't stop marvelling at it. The clouds, known as Kelvin-Helmholtz instability clouds, are rare....
08:26, 06/21/2019

Tearful Michelle Wie mired in self-doubt after firing an 84 at Women’s PGA Championship " It’s hard. It’s just one of those situations where I’m not entirely sure how much more I have left in me," said the 29-year-old golfer, who has been battling persistent hand and wrist issues....
08:39, 06/21/2019

91-year-old Holocaust survivor killed in SoCal hit-and-run A 91-year-old Holocaust survivor was killed in a Southern California hit-and-run Monday while walking through a crosswalk with his dog, according to reports....
09:13, 06/21/2019

Hyundai Nexo Review Driving the Hyundai Nexo is somewhat like driving the future. The first hydrogen-powered fuel cell driven model from Hyundai Group is promising, engaging and pretty impressive....
09:39, 06/21/2019

Oregon Republicans Have Literally Gone Into Hiding to Prevent Climate Change Legislation All eleven Republican state senators in Oregon are currently in hiding in order to prevent the state legislature from having the quorum of people necessary to pass a carbon cap. Now, Gov. Kate Brown has sent the cops looking for them, according to Th...
09:52, 06/21/2019

For once, I had time to spend 15 minutes on my teeth. And boy, did it feel good | Hannah Jane Parkinson Tiny grooming actions can make a big difference to your state of mindA couple of years ago, after coming out of a secure psychiatric ward, I stayed for a couple of weeks in a crisis house. The crisis house is the stepping stone to being fully integra...
09:52, 06/21/2019

China-owned SEZ in Cambodia denies transhipping to evade U.S. tariffs A China-owned special economic zone in Cambodia has denied that its firms have been fined by the United States for transhipping goods from China in a bid to dodge U.S. President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese imports....
10:00, 06/21/2019

Turkey: Erdogan’s party dominance tested in repeat poll ISTANBUL (AP) — Millions of voters in Istanbul go back to the polls for a controversial mayoral election re-run Sunday, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s party tries to wrest back control of Turkey’s largest city. The high-profile vote ...
10:13, 06/21/2019

NBA-champion Raptors take Miami C Hernandez with 59th pick TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors selected center Dewan Hernandez from the University of Miami with the 59th pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. The 6-foot-11 Hernandez sat out this season because of his dealings with an agent. Facing additional pun...
10:13, 06/21/2019

Pentagon is without a chief as US faces many global threats WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a difficult time for the Pentagon to be without a permanent U.S. defense secretary. The Trump administration is grappling with an escalating crisis with Iran, a controversial deployment of troops to the U.S.-Mexico border...
10:13, 06/21/2019

Wan-Bissaka's head turned by United link - Boothroyd "Crystal Palace defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka\u0027s head has been turned by reports that he is wanted by Manchester United, England Under-21 manager Aidy Boothroyd has said."...
10:26, 06/21/2019

Uruguay fight back against Japan with help of controversial VAR call "Uruguay twice came from behind to draw 2-2 against a superb Japan side in the Copa America with the help of two questionable refereeing decisions and will have to wait until their final group game to book their place in the quarter-finals."...
10:26, 06/21/2019

Ariana Grande's New Tattoo Is Inspired By This Iconic Jim Carrey Movie Ariana Grande continues to keep fans on their toes with every tattoo she gets. On Thursday, the 25-year-old "Thank U, Next" pop star revealed her latest addition: a famous quote......
10:39, 06/21/2019

Lawmaker faces probe after ejecting protester at gala LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative Party says one of its lawmakers will face an investigation after he ejected a climate protester seeking to interrupt a speech by the nation’s Treasury chief at a gala dinner. Party chair Brandon Lewis ...
10:39, 06/21/2019

Alexa Chung Fetes Barbour Collab With “Simply The Fest” Pub Quiz Before Glastonbury Held at The Albion in Dalston, Chung circulated a crowd including Daisy Lowe, Mary Charteris and Henry Holland, before helping compere Nick Grimshaw with props for the rounds...
11:00, 06/21/2019

Watch: UK Minister Assaults Greenpeace Activist As Others Look On Greenpeace accused British minister Mark Field of assault after the Conservative politician was filmed physically removing a climate change protester from a dinner in the City of London....
11:00, 06/21/2019

Trump’s ‘deal of the century’ ignores reality in the Middle East The Trump administration's solution to the Palestine-Israel conflict will be unveiled later this month in Bahrain— and a critical UN program for Palestinian refugees may be at risk....
11:13, 06/21/2019

Who will choose the next UK leader? Mostly older white men There’s an election underway to choose Britain’s next prime minister, but only 0.25% of the population gets a vote and most are well-off older white men...
11:13, 06/21/2019

Experience: I gave birth at Glastonbury festival My friend Tracy was crying her eyes out, covered in blood, dressed as a pandaIn June 2013, I was nearly nine months pregnant, and I took my hospital bag with me to the festival – but only because everybody told me I should. The baby was due in July, ...
11:26, 06/21/2019

NBA draft results: Analysis, every pick from both rounds The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.       ...
11:52, 06/21/2019

Dodgers hold off Giants' rally in 9th for 9-8 victory Kyle Garlick, Austin Barnes and Joc Pederson each hit a two-run homer to help the Los Angeles Dodgers hold off the San Francisco Giants 9-8       ...
11:52, 06/21/2019

Airlines avoid parts of Iran-controlled airspace after U.S. regulator's order Some global airlines are re-routing flights to avoid Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman, they said on Friday, after the U.S. aviation regulator barred its carriers from the area until further notice....
12:13, 06/21/2019

For One Los Angeles Artist, Cars Are Her Canvas and Rainbows Are Her Brush Peggy Noland has given a Toyota Corolla a pelt and slapped “buff Powerpuff Girls” on a pickup truck. Objects in mirror are as bitchin’ as they appear....
12:13, 06/21/2019

Sydney to Declare a Climate Emergency in Face of National Inaction The mayor said it was important that Australia’s largest city, which has already made ambitious pledges to reduce greenhouse emissions, raise its voice in a global demand for action....
12:26, 06/21/2019

Harper batting leadoff can't spark reeling Phillies The slumping Phillies batted Bryce Harper in the leadoff spot Thursday night against the Nationals, hoping to spark the offense, but Harper went 1-for in a 7-4 loss....
12:26, 06/21/2019

5 Best Kulcha Recipes To Try At Home | Easy Kulcha Recipes Kulcha Recipes: Find here the best of your favourite North Indian Kulcha recipes to easily prepare at home! From onion kulchas and nutri kulchas to amritsari kulchas, we've got everything to delight......
12:52, 06/21/2019

‘I Just Had to Do My Emotional Homework’: How a 30-Year-Old Wrote a Family Saga Claire Lombardo, whose debut novel “The Most Fun We Ever Had” follows a family shaken by secrets, talks about shifting from social work to fiction and how she wrote about what she doesn’t know....
12:52, 06/21/2019

Italy protests Swiss delay in releasing evidence in Nigeria graft case Italian prosecutors have complained to Switzerland about lengthy delays in obtaining evidence they have requested in an international corruption case involving oil firms Shell and Eni, a source familiar with the matter said....
13:00, 06/21/2019

Japan Q3 aluminium premiums set at $108/T, up 3% Q/Q -sources Premiums for Japanese aluminium shipments for July to September were set at $108 per tonne, up 3% from the current quarter, as tighter supply in Asia outweighed fears over weakening demand, five sources directly involved in the pricing talks said....
13:00, 06/21/2019

Spain's Supreme Court to settle "Wolf Pack" sex abuse case Spain's Supreme Court considered on Friday whether to uphold a ruling that cleared five young men of gang-raping a teenager at a bull-running festival, concluding a case that triggered mass protests and calls to change the law....
13:00, 06/21/2019

UK in regular contact with U.S. over Iran, urges de-escalation Britain is in regular contact with the United States over the situation in Iran and has continuously called for de-escalation on all sides, a spokeswoman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday....
13:00, 06/21/2019

Trump warned Iran via Oman that U.S. attack imminent, called for talks: Iranian officials Iranian officials told Reuters on Friday that Tehran had received a message from U.S. President Donald Trump through Oman overnight warning that a U.S. attack on Iran was imminent....
13:00, 06/21/2019

U.S. envoy for Iran meets Saudi deputy defense minister in Riyadh U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook met Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Defense Minister Prince Khalid bin Salman in Riyadh on Friday, the minister tweeted....
13:00, 06/21/2019

Indonesia matchstick factory fire kills dozens Three children were identified among the dead, Indonesian authorities said. An Indonesian official said women working at the warehouse "likely brought their kids to work."...
13:00, 06/21/2019

World Cup 2019 Live: Avishka Fernando Falls On 49, Sri Lanka Three Down England vs Sri Lanka Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: Sri Lanka have just four points in their five outings so far. While, England are having a tremendous World Cup 2019....
13:26, 06/21/2019

Africa Cup of Nations needs action on field to provide good news | Nick Ames The best players have made it to Egypt and some new names should make the tournament tight and competitiveThe blue and orange seats of Cairo International Stadium make an attractive spectacle and the playing surface, at least when set against the fer...
13:26, 06/21/2019

Football transfer rumours: Harry Maguire set for Man City medical? Today’s fluff is remembering the good old daysWith a mere 49 days left until the transfer window closes, Manchester United fans are getting decidedly antsy over their club’s apparent lack of activity in the summer meat market. Dan James has arrived f...
13:26, 06/21/2019

Royal Ascot 2019: day four – live! Talking Horses: Watch Me the value in Coronation StakesDettori’s roll of pure gold has Royal Ascot in rapturesAnd you can post BTL, email Tony or tweet @tonypaley 12.14pm BST Yesterday was one of the best day’s racing in recent memory and Frankie Det...
13:26, 06/21/2019

US Christian group admits error in petitioning Netflix about Good Omens The protest group will now redirect its campaign against the ‘evil’ and ‘offensive’ adaptation of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s novel to Amazon, which made it•Thousands petition Netflix to cancel Amazon Prime’s Good OmensA Christian group calling...
13:26, 06/21/2019

'An existential threat': Bernie Sanders faces mounting opposition from moderate Democrats Moderates are increasingly vocal in their disdain for socialism, and Sanders, but the question of how to constrain him is complicatedModerate Democrats have stepped up their opposition to Bernie Sanders as part of a concerted effort to isolate him fr...
13:26, 06/21/2019

Barcelona vs Arsenal pre-season friendly confirmed at Camp Nou Arsenal will complete their pre-season campaign with a friendly against LaLiga champions Barcelona in the Joan Gamper Trophy at Camp Nou on August 4....
13:39, 06/21/2019

Massive explosion at refinery in Philadelphia: reports A massive fireball lit up the night sky in South Philadelphia early Friday in what was apparently an explosion at a local refinery. Early reports gave the location as 31st Street and Passyunk Avenue, not far from the city’s sports complex....
14:00, 06/21/2019

TDP Lawmakers Meet Vice President, Challenge Colleagues Merging With BJP Five lawmakers of Chandrababu Naidu's Telugu Desam Party this evening met Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, who is also the chairman of the Rajya Sabha, to challenge four of their colleagues switching......
14:00, 06/21/2019

Diplomats Celebrate Yoga Day, S Jaishankar Says Its Growing Reach Evident Nearly 60 ambassadors of various countries stretched and bent in different yogic postures in unison here to mark the International Day of Yoga, with many hailing the ancient practice as a "wonderful......
14:00, 06/21/2019

Biden's campaign facing possible fallout from son's messy personal life, business deals Aside from Joe Biden's seemingly self-inflicted controversies, the campaign of the Democratic Party 2020 presidential frontrunner is also facing questions about the messy personal life and shady business activities of the candidate's son, Hunter Bide...
14:00, 06/21/2019

Fed's Bullard: Rate Cut Now Is 'Insurance' Against Rising Risk Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis leader James Bullard, who cast a dissenting vote against the FOMC’s decision this week to hold its target rate range steady, said lowering rates now would help the U.S. economy navigate an increasingly risky environm...
14:26, 06/21/2019

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert out of hospital after stroke Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert was released from a Detroit-area hospital nearly a month after suffering a stroke and will recover at an in-patient rehabilitation center....
14:39, 06/21/2019

Cleaners Find Abandoned Foetus Blocking Plane's Toilet In South Africa Cleaners found an abandoned foetus blocking the toilet of an plane in South Africa today, the domestic FlySafair airline said, prompting the offloading of passengers and a police investigation....
14:39, 06/21/2019

At Least 30, Including Children, Die In Indonesia Matchstick Factory Fire At least 30 people, including several children, were killed when a fire ripped through a home that doubled as a matchstick factory in Indonesia on Friday, authorities said....
14:39, 06/21/2019

Noelle Needham and Hayley Wickenheiser are smashing hockey's glass ceiling A former cow farmer who became the first woman hired as a full-time amateur scout and a Canadian women's hockey legend are helping shape draft strategy for the Toronto Maple Leafs....
14:52, 06/21/2019

Artificial intelligence could spot early signs of schizophrenia Years before schizophrenia can be diagnosed by doctors, artificial intelligence may be able to detect early signs of the condition in people's speech...
14:52, 06/21/2019

Cyclist who knocked over woman on phone must pay up to £100,000 Man claims case, in which both were found equally to blame, may set alarming precedentA cyclist who knocked over a woman who was looking at her mobile phone while crossing a road has been ordered to pay about £100,000 in compensation and costs in a c...
14:52, 06/21/2019

When My Mother Forgot Me It seems too obvious to say that our mothers are our mirrors, but it’s not just that we see ourselves in them; we also see ourselves in how they see us....
15:00, 06/21/2019

Money-laundering watchdog to clamp down on cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are set to be subjected to rules to prevent their abuse for money laundering, a global watchdog will announce on Friday, the first worldwide regulatory attempt to constrain the rapidly growing sector....
15:00, 06/21/2019

No jail time for man who admitted to molesting an 11-year-old girl Joseph Meili, 22, pleaded guilty to third-degree child molestation, but the conviction could go off his record if he successfully completes probation.        ...
15:13, 06/21/2019

Toy Story 4 content arrives in Big Fish mobile game Big Fish Games is adding new character-themed playsets and bonus chapters to its Toy Story Drop! mobile game with the launch of the Toy Story 4 movie.Read More...
15:13, 06/21/2019

Centrist House Democrats back U.S. bills to protect elections, punish Russia A bloc of centrist U.S. House Democrats on Friday threw their support behind a number of proposed bills aimed at securing future U.S. elections and punishing Moscow for its alleged political interference in 2016, weakening the Russian ruble....
15:13, 06/21/2019

The World Doesn't Need Trouble in Chinese Steel The world’s largest steel industry is being squeezed between rising iron-ore costs and falling steel prices. More trouble for global steelmakers and Chinese banks alike won’t be far behind....
15:26, 06/21/2019

Water service restored after north side main break TUCSON –Crews are working to clean up a north side intersection after an early water main break, officials said. According to Pima County Sheriff’s Department, there are traffic delays on southbound Campbell Avenue, north of Skyline Drive. BREAKING:...
15:26, 06/21/2019

Fire 'like a nuclear bomb' rips through Philadelphia refinery Firefighters are battling a massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions' refinery in Philadelphia that has resulted in several explosions but caused no significant injuries, the company said on Friday....
15:26, 06/21/2019

NBA Draft: Oregon's Bol Bol's slide ends after being picked No. 44 overall Oregon star center Bol Bol, a projected early pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, slid to the draft's second round before the Miami Heat selected him with the No. 44 pick....
15:39, 06/21/2019

The Africa Cup of Nations: Capricious, chaotic, dramatic, indomitable and utterly unique "Eurosport commentator Andy Bodfish takes us on a trip down memory lane as he prepares to work on his eighth Africa Cup of Nations, an event that begins on Friday when hosts Egypt face Zimbabwe."...
15:39, 06/21/2019

Cameroon squad delay AFCON departure over pay dispute "Cameroon\u0027s football team have refused to leave their hotel to board a flight to the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt because of a players\u0027 pay dispute, a team spokeswoman said on Friday."...
15:39, 06/21/2019

Alternates to passwords: 11 ways to safeguard logins to websites or programs We all have what feels like a million passwords to remember, and the constantly changing authentication process sometimes makes it difficult to know what your password is for any given site. In addition, many passwords are easily hackable, putting yo...
15:52, 06/21/2019

Rupee Ends Lower At 69.58 Against Dollar Safe-haven assets like the yen rose after reports said US President Donald Trump had approved military strikes against Iran, but later decided against it....
15:52, 06/21/2019

An Investment Plan That Lowers Market Risk And Doesn't Pinch Your Pocket Mutual fund SIP: An SIP allows investor to contribute regularly to the selected mutual fund scheme based on one's financial goal, time horizon and risk profile....
15:52, 06/21/2019

Opinion: Expect Industry Status For Real Estate Sector The Indian real estate sector is the most highly taxed with the combination of high direct and indirect taxes, stamp duties and levies for development approvals....
15:52, 06/21/2019

Renault and Nissan reach agreement on boardroom seats Renault Chairman Jean-Dominique Senard and CEO Thierry Bollore will be given seats on key Nissan oversight committees, signaling an end to a dispute that has poisoned relations between the two automakers. Senard will also become Nissan's vice chairma...
15:52, 06/21/2019

Just Trump Freaking Out and Threatening to Throw a Reporter in Jail President Trump threatened to jail a Time magazine reporter for documenting the existence of a letter he showed off during a recent White House interview, the magazine revealed in a transcript on Thursday night....
15:52, 06/21/2019

The best Chromecast apps for Google's streaming puck The Google Chromecast is one of our favorite, simple streaming options. But there are so many apps available that work well with the streaming dongle that it can be difficult to figure out which you really need to get up-and-running right away, and w...
16:00, 06/21/2019

Japan prince: Royal duties need review as members decline Japanese Emperor Naruhito’s younger brother says the royal family can perform only a limited number of duties because its membership is declining sharply...
16:13, 06/21/2019

A British Politician Grabbed a Climate Protester by the Neck and It’s Dividing the U.K. A video showing a U.K. Member of Parliament aggressively grabbing a female climate protester by the neck and marching her out of a banquet dinner is dividing the country. The footage, filmed by TV news cameras on Thursday night and widely shared on s...
16:26, 06/21/2019

Bol Bol’s slide could result in an NBA draft heist for Denver Nuggets Bol, the son of former 7-foot-7 NBA center Manute Bol, produced 21.0 points, 9.6 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per contest in 2018-19 for the Ducks before a stress fracture in his left foot limited him to just nine games....
16:26, 06/21/2019

Ohio farmland is underwater. That's big trouble for the corn industry Ohio is behind every other corn-producing state in getting its crop into the ground. This does not bode well for grocery prices or dairy cows.       ...
16:26, 06/21/2019

'Wolf Pack' found guilty of rape by Spain's Supreme Court Five men known as "The Wolf Pack" have been sentenced to 15 years in prison for rape by Spain's Supreme Court, after more than a year of heated protests over their original, lighter conviction....
16:26, 06/21/2019

Longer course, more turns will test drivers' skills at Sonoma Raceway NASCAR Cup drivers are preparing for new twists and turns in the Toyota/Save Mart 350 Sunday at Sonoma Raceway with the return of the carousel.       ...
16:39, 06/21/2019

Huawei just launched another phone you’ll be sad you can’t buy Huawei’s mobile business took a serious hit from the Trump administration this year, but that doesn’t mean the Chinese smartphone maker is done launching new devices. After kicking off Honor 20 sales in several markets, the company on Fri...
16:39, 06/21/2019

60 second interview: Lewis Van Poetsch Paul Wheeler talks to Lewis Van Poetsch, a cult hero on the British boxing scene The post 60 second interview: Lewis Van Poetsch appeared first on Boxing News....
16:52, 06/21/2019

Voracious black holes could feed alien life on rogue worlds Black holes are engines of destruction on a cosmic scale, but they may also be the bringers of life. New research on supermassive black holes suggests that the radiation they emit during feeding frenzies can create biomolecular building blocks and ev...
16:52, 06/21/2019

AP Interview: Albania PM says opposition ruining EU chances TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian prime minister says the opposition’s main goal is to disrupt the country’s efforts to launch full membership negotiations with the European Union. Edi Rama, also leader of the ruling left-wing Socialist Par...
17:00, 06/21/2019

AG Warns Of Student Loan Scams FRANKFORT, KY. (LEX 18) – The Attorney General’s office has issued a scam alert to warn former and current college students about companies offering student loan debt relief for a fee. It is illegal for companies to charge upfront fees before p...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Supreme Court tosses murder conviction of black inmate WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out the murder conviction and death sentence for a black man in Mississippi because of a prosecutor’s efforts to keep African Americans off the jury. The defendant already has been tried six times...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Naked man causes brief disruption at Detroit Metro airport ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a man took off more than his belt and shoes at a Detroit Metropolitan Airport security checkpoint, and that he got completely naked before trying to pass through a metal detector. The Wayne County Airport Authori...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Supreme Court throws out murder conviction of black Mississippi death row inmate who has been tried 6 times WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court throws out murder conviction of black Mississippi death row inmate who has been tried 6 times....
17:00, 06/21/2019

Couple convicted in death of boy killed over spilled cereal WILLOW GROVE, Pa. (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia couple has been convicted of murder in the death of a 4-year-old who was beaten for spilling his breakfast cereal. A jury returned the verdict Thursday night against the boy’s mother, Lisa Smith,...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Hamilton summoned by French GP stewards over Verstappen FP2 incident Lewis Hamilton has been summoned by French Grand Prix stewards over an incident with Red Bull's Max Verstappen in second practice as the Mercedes Formula 1 driver rejoined the track...
17:13, 06/21/2019

U.S. markets regulators reach deal on Dodd-Frank swaps capital rules U.S. markets regulators on Friday unveiled an agreement on how much capital and margin firms must hold when trading swaps based on securities, finalizing a key piece of the 2010 Dodd-Frank law introduced following the 2007-09 financial crisis....
17:13, 06/21/2019

UK regulator tells Facebook, eBay to tackle sale of fake reviews Britain's competition watchdog on Friday told Facebook and eBay to go through their websites and crack down on the sale of fake and misleading online reviews....
17:13, 06/21/2019

GRAPHIC-Take Five: Big in Japan - trade war, currency war, real war 1/TRUMP AND G19 It's been a pretty tumultuous first-half and whether things calm down from here hinges on a June 28-29 summit of the G20 world powers, where Presidents Trump and Xi are expected to meet and hopefully resolve their differences on trade...
17:13, 06/21/2019

Watch: Anna Duggar says baby No. 6 is a girl Anna Duggar, the wife of former "19 Kids & Counting" star Josh Duggar, announced the sex of her unborn child with the help of her kids and a science experiment....
17:13, 06/21/2019

A Cursed Story About Jim Acosta Singing Christmas Carols With Sarah Huckabee Sanders As Sarah Huckabee Sanders’ time at the White House winds down, some reporters can’t wait to party with the soon-to-be former press secretary. CNN’s Jim Acosta, however, already has a weird party anecdote to share....
17:13, 06/21/2019

My toddler saw her grandma take a bad fall: how can I calm her fears? Answer her questions factually and simply, says Annalisa Barbieri, and don’t be afraid of her worry – some stress is essential for developmentSome weeks ago, my mother had a bad fall, which left her in a coma and in intensive care. My daughter, who i...
17:26, 06/21/2019

Fast fashion is on the rampage, with the UK at the head of the charge One in three young women in Britain consider a garment worn once or twice to be oldFast fashion – the rapid system of trend-driven, low-cost clothing manufacture beloved by UK consumers – is on the rampage. We crossed a worrying line in 2014, scaling...
17:26, 06/21/2019

Chrissy Teigen criticized over daughter's first dentist visit: 'U guys never fail me' Chrissy Teigen was found defending herself again this week to social media users who criticized the mother of two over her daughter’s first dentist visit....
17:39, 06/21/2019

How U.C. Will Change Its Admissions Process After the Bribery Scandal Friday: The University of California president, Janet Napolitano, discussed the shifts; a witness gave stunning testimony in the trial of a Navy SEAL; and Speaker Nancy Pelosi paid up....
17:52, 06/21/2019

Farms Have Folded. But the Dairy Breakfast Must Go On. Thousands of people in Wisconsin visit farms each June for a tradition known as the dairy breakfast. In one county where the industry struggles, two families kept the breakfast going....
17:52, 06/21/2019

Wisconsin G.O.P.’s Lame-Duck Laws Caused Outrage. A Court Just Ruled Them Legal. The laws, rushed through before Democrats took office as governor and attorney general, drew large protests. The State Supreme Court said the special session was legal....
17:52, 06/21/2019

Like salmon? They're now the first genetically modified animals approved for consumption Inside an Indiana aquafarming complex, thousands of salmon eggs genetically modified to grow faster than normal are hatching into tiny fish.       ...
17:52, 06/21/2019

|Zimbabweleaderwantsnewcurrency,IMFloaninrevivalbid Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his finance chief want a new currency by March, would seek financing from the International Monetary Fund, and may even consider a Eurobond offering, as the struggling economy emerges from almost two decade...
17:52, 06/21/2019

House Intel to subpoena Felix Sater after he fails to appear for testimony The House Intelligence Committee will issue a subpoena to Felix Sater, a former business associate of President Donald Trump who was the chief negotiator for the failed Trump Tower Moscow project, after he failed to show up for a voluntary interview ...
18:13, 06/21/2019

Andy Cohen shuts down Twitter troll implied he didn't send condolences to Lisa Vanderpump Andy Cohen sets the record straight after Twitter critic accuses him of not reaching out to Lisa Vanderpump following her mother's death.        ...
18:26, 06/21/2019

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos, more celebs who have broken up and gotten back together Some celebrity relationships have had their challenges along the way. Here are star couples that split but found their way back to each other.        ...
18:26, 06/21/2019

Jessa Duggar had an unexpected home birth on her couch Jessa (Duggar) and Ben Seewald revealed on TLC's "Counting On" that the birth of their baby girl Ivy Jane didn't go exactly according to plan.        ...
18:52, 06/21/2019

How to make a road stop like a pro on your next family trip There's a lost art to doing a road stop. And that's a shame since road trips are a time-honored American tradition.        ...
18:52, 06/21/2019

QB Smith: Big step will be learning to run again In his first public comments since suffering a devastating leg injury in November, Redskins quarterback Alex Smith says he hasn't abandoned hope of playing football again but knows there are a number of steps to get there....
19:00, 06/21/2019

Greenpeace activist grabbed around the neck by Tory MP Mark Field says he should 'go on anger management course' The woman who was grabbed around the neck by Tory MP Mark Field has been named as Greenpeace activist Janet Barker, who today called for him to attend an anger management course....
19:00, 06/21/2019

Moment teenager BBC politics reporter is interrupted by teenager who starts repeating him during live broadcast This is the hilarious moment an excited teenager interrupted a live politics report by a BBC presenter who smoothly sidestepped around the boy and carried on with the broadcast....
19:00, 06/21/2019

Will Chantel Learn the "Truth" About Pedro's Family on 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? Is Chantel about to learn the truth about Pedro and his family on 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? In an exclusive preview of the Sunday, June 23 episode, Chantel is still in the......
19:00, 06/21/2019

See the Greatest BET Awards Looks Ever: From Lil' Kim's Colorful Bikini Ensemble to Beyoncé's Blinding Gown It's that time of year when celebs serve bawdy and face! The biggest and brightest stars will make their way to the 2019 BET Awards on Sunday, June 23. What's more? Fierce femmes......
19:00, 06/21/2019

U.S. Blacklists More Chinese Tech Companies Over National Security Concerns The move to place five additional Chinese actors on the “entity list” heightens tensions just as American and Chinese officials try to get trade talks back on track...
19:00, 06/21/2019

Magna founder's $380M legal battle sucks in family, friends and 50 lawyers, report says Magna founder Frank Stronach initiated the court proceedings that now include eight litigants — most of them blood relatives of the auto parts magnate — and at least 50 lawyers with no end to the legal wrangling in site, according to a Toronto magazi...
19:13, 06/21/2019

CarMax record Q1 illustrates used-car market strength CarMax retailed 224,268 used vehicles, a 13 percent spike, during its first quarter. Same-store used-vehicle sales rose 9.5 percent compared with a dip of 2.3 percent in the year-ago period....
19:13, 06/21/2019

Fitbit price cut: save on the Fitbit Alta HR and Charge 3 at Amazon Summer is officially here, and if you're looking for an affordable activity tracker to help jumpstart your fitness, then you've come to the right place. Amazon has the best-selling Fitbit Alta HR on sale for just $74.98. That's a $55 d...
19:26, 06/21/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: On Authenticity • This Joke Finall Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: On Authenticity • This Joke Finally Comes Full Circle At E3 2019 • When Real Life Ruins Your Nintendo Direct • A Few Words On Ace Academy • The Questions Posed By Google Stadia • Going...
19:26, 06/21/2019

Charlie Daniels says he's not a big fan of new country music: 'I can't tell one song from another' Charlie Daniels of the Charlie Daniels Band performed for the "Fox & Friends" All-American Summer Concert Series on Friday, and gave his opinion on some of the new country music hitting the charts. ...
19:26, 06/21/2019

Smriti Irani's Daughter Was Bullied In School. Read Her Fierce Response Union Minister Smriti Irani took to Instagram this afternoon to share a powerful post against bullying, talking about an experience that her daughter, Zoish Irani, recently had to face in school....
19:26, 06/21/2019

U.K. minister suspended after grabbing protester by the neck at gala The City of London Police, the Cabinet Office and the governing Conservative Party are all investigating the incident that took place Thursday night....
19:52, 06/21/2019

Tell Someone Off With These Etiquette Songs by Jean Grae When someone is rude to you or says something really stupid, sometimes you need more than a GIF or a facial expression to tell them off. Send them a song by rapper and comedian Jean Grae, from her albums That’s Not How You Do That and That’s Not How ...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Joe Biden’s years-old letters to racist senator revealed Joe Biden’s history of dubious stances on racially charged issues came back to haunt him again Friday with the disclosure of old letters he wrote to a racist Southern senator thanking him for helping him to fight forced school busing. “I want you to ...
20:00, 06/21/2019

250 young migrants living in atrocious conditions at Texas border facility: report About 250 migrant children and teens are being held in inhumane conditions at a Texas Border Patrol station — some walking around without diapers and going weeks without bathing, according to a report Friday. The disturbing details emerged following ...
20:00, 06/21/2019

UK politician caught on video ‘assaulting’ protester at black-tie event A British politician is under investigation for manhandling a Greenpeace activist during a black-tie event in London, according to reports. Mark Field, a Foreign Office minister, has been suspended for grabbing the protester, Janet Barker, Thursday n...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Two city workers on leave for brawl at youth baseball game A pair of Denver municipal employees have been benched for their alleged involvement in an ugly, bench-clearing brawl at a youth baseball game, officials said. The two Denver Public Works employees were placed on investigatory leave Thursday in conne...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Cardi B indicted by a grand jury for alleged role in strip club brawl Just a day after being crowned Songwriter Of The Year at the ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards, CNN and Vulture are reporting that Cardi B has been indicted by a grand jury for her alleged involvement in a brawl at a Queens, New York strip club last sum...
20:00, 06/21/2019

This dang seal is singing the Star Wars theme Folks, let’s get right to it. What you’ve got here in the video above is a seal singing the Star Wars theme. Click on the video, and oh hell yeah you’re gonna hear a seal belting out John Williams’ classic space fantasy score....
20:00, 06/21/2019

Alan Cumming and other LGBTQ stars on their game-changing roles Alan Cumming: “Instinct” (CBS) If you want to see how far the pendulum has swung for LGBTQ representation, try the CBS crime procedural “Instinct,” based on a popular series of thrillers by James Patterson. The network used to have a reputation for b...
20:13, 06/21/2019

‘Pose’ star Mj Rodriguez on living with her parents, leading NYC’s Pride March and fighting for transgender rights On a picture-perfect Saturday morning — just days after the red-carpet premiere of the second season of “Pose” and a few weeks following her Met Gala debut — actress Mj Rodriguez is sitting across from Lincoln Center eating her first-ever burekas. It...
20:13, 06/21/2019

Instagram influencer staged 'surprise' engagement weekend Marissa Fuchs posted photos of disbelief, but marketers were sent itinerary months beforeA public proposal is a risky thing to attempt. For every couple whose love for each other is perfectly in tune, there is a partner who has woefully misjudged the...
20:13, 06/21/2019

Family: man killed in hit-and-run was Holocaust survivor, 91 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Family members say a man killed in a hit-and-run crash at a Los Angeles intersection was a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor. Police are searching for the driver of a light-colored pickup with a camper shell seen on video striking a p...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Rocky the escaped African cat spotted again in Virginia FRANKLIN, Va. (AP) — The exotic African cat that escaped from its owner’s house has been spotted again in Virginia, this time more than 150 miles (240 kilometers) from its North Carolina home. The cat’s owner previously told news outlets ...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Redskins QB Alex Smith on playing again: ‘That’s the plan’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith says he hopes to play football again but still needs to make basic progress like relearning how to run after breaking his right leg. In an interview during a massage at a shopping mall with...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Texas sending another 1,000 National Guard troops to border AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott says he’s sending another 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border and blasted Congress as a “group of reprobates” over the growing humanitarian crisis. Abbott said Friday tha...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Bond set for Texas man charged in death of transgender woman DALLAS (AP) — A judge has set a $500,000 bond for a 22-year-old man charged in the killing of a transgender woman whose body was found in a Dallas lake. Ruben Alvarado made an initial court appearance Friday morning after his arrest Thursday. He̵...
20:26, 06/21/2019

Firefighter uses YouTube duck calls to rescue ducklings LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — A flock of ducklings is safe in suburban Denver after a firefighter used a recording of duck calls to coax some of them from a storm drain. A video from South Metro Fire Rescue shows how a firefighter was able to scoop out fou...
20:26, 06/21/2019

BoE looks to throw open doors to tech companies ahead of Brexit The Bank of England opening up its balance sheet to payment companies and tech firms such as Facebook would bolster Britain's 7 billion pound ($9 billion) fintech sector just as it faces tougher competition from Europe after Brexit....
20:26, 06/21/2019

Can Over-the-Counter Birth Control Become a Bipartisan Issue? Women in more than 100 countries can buy birth control pills without a prescription. Now, some members of Congress from both parties are arguing that the United States should allow it as well. Earlier this month, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz became the latest...
20:39, 06/21/2019

Fed officials face weak inflation, but split over what it means U.S. Federal Reserve officials were divided Friday over how seriously to treat a slide in inflation, with one top policymaker saying the Fed was "close" to its inflation target and three others warning the weak price increases posed major risks the F...
20:39, 06/21/2019

Wall St. Week Ahead: Investors eye G20 with hopes for U.S.-China trade detente All eyes will be on U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping next week as investors are desperate for any signs of a thaw in U.S.-China relations even if it shifts expectations for much awaited Federal Reserve interest rate cuts....
20:39, 06/21/2019

Anti-Corruption Body Seeks Sanction To Prosecute Former NITI Aayog CEO The Central vigilance Commission (CVC) has sought sanction to prosecute serving and retired bureaucrats, including former Niti Aayog CEO Sindhushree Khullar and ex-secretary of Ministry of Micro,......
20:39, 06/21/2019

Del Potro unsure if he will play again after latest injury "Juan Martin del Potro’s injury curse has struck again with the Argentine taking to social media to reveal that he is unsure whether he will play again."...
20:52, 06/21/2019

Europeans urge US, Iran to step back from confrontation European leaders are being guarded in their responses to the deepening tensions between the United States and Iran, urging both sides to step back from confrontation...
20:52, 06/21/2019

Two huge issues now threaten the T-Mobile-Sprint merger The T-Mobile-Sprint merger, which seemed on the verge of getting approved by the Department of Justice, now faces some new hurdles. According to the New York Post, Dish Network chairman Charles Ergen could be months away from pulling the trigger on a...
20:52, 06/21/2019

PSA: Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge no longer receiving regular security updates Samsung fans using the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will see fewer security updates coming to their phones going forward. It's the logical move for Samsung, as both flagship smartphones were launched more than three years ago.The South Korean company releas...
20:52, 06/21/2019

I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. Now it’s time to play its Western release on our Twitch channel, and judge the quality of the English dub. Something tells me it’s going to be good. Uh-oh: did I just pre-judge it? ...
21:00, 06/21/2019

Sexting With A Robot Is Just About As Weird As You'd Expect Does anyone remember Cleverbot, the sort-of-not-really AI that you could sort-of-not-really have a conversation with? It was really popular around the time I was sitting my Italian exam at university, circa 2011. I know this because I asked it if it ...
21:00, 06/21/2019

Australian interest rates head for 1% as emergency measures loom for economy RBA governor drops strong hint of fresh cuts to 1.25% cash rate while experts say US-style quantitative easing is on the cardsInterest rates are heading for unprecedented lows below 1% and the Reserve Bank could even be forced into extraordinary meas...
21:13, 06/21/2019

Ever Heard Of Kheere Ka Pakora? Here's How You Can Make This Cucumber Delicacy At Home! Did you know that you may in fact cook the vegetable and make yourself some delicious treats? Besides being super hydrating, cucumber is packed with many antioxidants, minerals and vitamins....
21:13, 06/21/2019

The self-abasement of Johnson’s shameless gofers will not be forgotten | Marina Hyde From Johnny Mercer to Matt Hancock, the Boris Johnson cheerleader team is covering itself in infamyWho is the worst minor character in the Borisverse? We have to ask, what with the big man himself only allowed out on an electronic tag for around six ...
21:13, 06/21/2019

Ferrari fail to get Sebastian Vettel Canada GP penalty overturned • Stewards at Circuit Paul Ricard dismiss Ferrari petition• Footage of Sky Sports presenter described as ‘personal opinion’Ferrari’s request to review Sebastian Vettel’s penalty at the Canadian Grand Prix has been rejected by the stewards, a decision...
21:13, 06/21/2019

Spanish court lifts 'wolf pack' convictions from sexual abuse to rape Men who attacked woman in Pamplona have jail sentences increased to 15 yearsThe five defendants in the notorious Pamplona sexual attack case have had their prison sentences raised from nine to 15 years each after the supreme court found them guilty o...
21:13, 06/21/2019

'Protect the persecuted': behind Yoko Ono's impactful refugee art project The musician and artist has brought two artworks to New York and talks about her desire to bring empathy to our view of immigrationWhen Yoko Ono fled Japan for America in the 1950s, it was a difficult time for her and her mother after the second worl...
21:13, 06/21/2019

Poll finds Americans are worried about asteroids, don’t care about the Moon As we creep closer to the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing, NASA is doing its best to drum up support for a return mission that would see its astronauts once again roaming the lunar surface. With such an exciting mission on the horizon, you...
21:26, 06/21/2019

Best HP laptops 2019: the top HP laptops we’ve seen and tested Over the last few years, HP has been working on rebuilding their reputation for high-end laptops. And, they’ve since succeeded, with HP laptops going through their own renaissance through the magic of Ultrabooks running on Windows 10. The best...
21:26, 06/21/2019

How will the Philidelphia oil refinery fire affect gas prices? Patrick DeHaan of GasBuddy says wholesale gas prices are already up 6 to 8 cents, which suggests retail prices may start rising in the next few days.       ...
21:26, 06/21/2019

Gillibrand joins calls for Biden apology over segregationist remarks: 'It shouldn't be that hard' Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-NY, is joining the growing calls for former Vice President Joe Biden to apologize over remarks he made that invoked his working relationship with segregationists in the Senate. ...
21:39, 06/21/2019

Justin Fairfax 'seriously' considering a run for governor, says sexual abuse scandal raised his profile Embattled Virginia Lt. Gov Justin Fairfax is "seriously" mulling a run for the commonwealth's highest office and suggested that the multiple sexual misconduct allegations have helped raise his profile....
21:39, 06/21/2019

Suicide rate for Native American women is up 139% Suicide disproportionately affects Native Americans and Alaska Natives, who experience higher rates of poverty, substance abuse and PTSD.        ...
22:00, 06/21/2019

A dog found a big bone that turned out to be human. Police are seeking answers Seneca, South Carolina police searched this week for human remains after a homeowner's dog found a large bone that belonged to a human female.        ...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Well This Is Awkward Here is a photo, courtesy of journalist Steve Clemons, of Sens. Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren—colleagues, apparently friends, and currently rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination—sitting one row away from each other on a flight to Mi...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Anna review – Luc Besson's empty assassin thriller shoots blanks A vacuous performance from model Sasha Luss sinks the director’s attempt to add a modern spin on his 1990 thriller La Femme NikitaWho or what is Anna? Answers include a reminder of director Luc Besson’s action movie credentials, an attempt to start a...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Can Mexico fix the migrant crisis? The air is thick with humidity on the Suchiate River that separates Mexico from Guatemala. Yet the pontoon men are busy as usual. Using long poles, they strain as they push wooden rafts lashed to huge inner tubes from one bank to the other, illegally...
22:00, 06/21/2019

Big rat drops from ceiling onto customer’s menu at LA Buffalo Wild Wings LOS ANGELES (KNBC) – An unwelcome surprise dropped onto a woman’s table at a Buffalo Wild Wings in the Westchester area of Los Angeles the other day — a live rat dropped from the ceiling onto her table. Alisha Norman says the manager clai...
22:13, 06/21/2019

‘Imagine It:’ New exhibit opens Friday at Children’s Museum Tucson Imagine It! debuted on Friday, June 21, 2019 at the Children’s Museum Tucson. Courtesy Children’s Museum Tucson Facebook TUCSON – The Children’s Museum Tucson is kicking off the weekend with a new exhibit. Imagine It! Imagine It! opens at...
22:13, 06/21/2019

| Heartbreaking photo shows dog waiting for dead owner to return to hospital bed Grab the tissues! Animal Shelter, Northern Star Pet Rescue, based in New Jersey, US, recently took to Facebook to post a picture of a dog, named Moose, sitting next to his owner's empty hospital bed....
22:13, 06/21/2019

Egypt at 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: AFCON squad, fixtures, draw and group, titles and history Egypt will be looking to go one better than their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations runners-up finish, with The Pharaohs among the favourites this time around....
22:13, 06/21/2019

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Late Florinel Coman double sinks Aidy Boothroyd’s sideOne by one England’s players dropped to the ground in despair on the final whistle in Cesena. The curse of Romania and the European Championships had struck...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Hayley Turner becomes first female jockey to win at Royal Ascot since 1987 • 33-1 shot Thanks Be takes Sandringham Stakes• ‘In 10 years’ time the girls will be having winners more often’“It was only a matter of time,” said Hayley Turner as she rode back in, triumphant at Royal Ascot for the first time in her long career and...
22:26, 06/21/2019

A third of women only date men because of the free food: study The results are in: she only wanted to try that hot new restaurant. A new study published Friday in the Society for Personality and Social Psychology journal found that a quarter to a third of heterosexual women have gone on a date with a guy they we...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Hundreds of endangered vultures mysteriously poisoned in Botswana More than 500 vultures in Botswana have been poisoned after elephant carcasses were laced with chemicals. In a Facebook post on Thursday, the Botswanan government confirmed that the poisoning took place in the southern African nation’s Central Distri...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Mom left paralyzed after pregnancy complication triggers stroke at 29 weeks A new mom was left paralyzed but is lucky to be alive after she developed preeclampsia and suffered a stroke 29 weeks into her pregnancy. Claire Winnett, 24, said it started with uncontrollable shaking in her arm that resulted in an emergency trip to...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Spain's 'Wolf Pack' found guilty of rape in landmark ruling Spain's Supreme Court on Friday ruled that five men who attacked a teenager at a bull-running festival were guilty of rape not the lesser crime of sexual abuse, concluding a case that sparked mass protests across Spain over chauvinism and sexual abus...
22:26, 06/21/2019

Algeria detains businessman in corruption investigation: radio Algeria has detained businessman Hassan Larbaoui in a corruption investigation launched after protests ended the rule of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, state radio said on Friday as demonstrators returned to the streets to demand change....
22:26, 06/21/2019

U.S. Treasuries: “Most Crowded Trade.” Too Crowded? Investors have been expressing extreme enthusiasm for bonds. Is a turning point nigh? Chart price patterns are a useful aide in figuring out the answer......
22:39, 06/21/2019

Kim Jones takes Dior to dreamy wasteland where past, future coexist Kim Jones played with time on Friday in his simultaneously classic and dystopian collaboration with Daniel Arsham, filling Christian Dior's latest menswear collection with tonal, feminine-inspired pieces with a modern edge....
22:52, 06/21/2019

Vacations are literally good for your heart: study This good news should travel fast. People who take more vacations have a lower risk of heart disease, according to a new study. Researchers at Syracuse University interviewed more than 60 subjects about their vacation habits in the prior year. They a...
23:00, 06/21/2019

A New Toni Morrison Documentary Gives the World’s Greatest Living Writer Her Flowers, and Plants New Seeds Toni Morrison had to figure out a way to talk to Muhammad Ali. It was the mid-seventies and at the time, she was his editor, tasked with bringing his autobiography to the world. But Ali wouldn’t speak to her—deferring instead to whatever man was in t...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Trump Sat Down With Time Magazine and Then Threatened a Reporter With Prison Time magazine was supposed to have an innocent little sit down with President Trump, but of course nothing involving the overlord of the White House can be innocent or easy or not involve the president threatening a Time reporter with prison....
23:00, 06/21/2019

Director Kenny Leon and Danielle Brooks Bring Blackness to Shakespeare in the Park As actor Danielle Brooks sings and shines as Beatrice in director Kenny Leon’s production of Much Ado About Nothing, the director can’t help but feel pride in his vision of staging an all-black production in the famed Shakespeare in the Park coming t...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Showing Their True Stripes? A New Report Reveals Diversity Concerns at Adidas Prior to inking her highly touted new deal with Adidas, Beyoncé reportedly walked out of a meeting with competitor Reebok due to a lack of diversity on its pitch team. But as an investigative report by the New York Times revealed on Wednesday, Adidas...
23:00, 06/21/2019

Eco kitchens: 5 ways to make your home more sustainable and reduce single-use plastic on a budget Looking to cut down your use of single-use plastic and help the environment? These small, budget-friendly changes will help you overhaul your kitchen habits....
23:13, 06/21/2019

April Ryan Wins Her Last Fight With Sarah Huckabee Sanders Amidst reports that White House reporters, clearly deep in the throes of a nasty case of Stockholm Syndromme, plan to throw a goodbye party for outgoing press secretary and habitual liar Sarah Huckabee Sanders, it’s nice to know there’s at least one ...
23:13, 06/21/2019

I bought 15 popular puppy products on Amazon—and only some are actually worth it From bully sticks to travel crates, the best puppy products on Amazon are so worth it, and we tested them with a 14-week-old pup to prove it.       ...
23:26, 06/21/2019

E.coli found in Long Beach water supply, boil-water order issued by Nassau County Nassau County officials have issued a boil-water order for residents in Long Beach after discovering E.coli in the local water supply. “The City of Long Beach Water System, in consultation with the Nassau County Department of Health, is investi...
23:26, 06/21/2019

Bill de Blasio says 11-year-old Brooklyn shooting victim is ‘stable’ The 11-year-old boy who was struck in the crossfire of a Brooklyn shooting Thursday night is in stable condition, said Mayor Bill de Blasio, who promised an increased police presence in the Crown Heights neighborhood. “I just want to report to ...
23:26, 06/21/2019

Rory Lancman drops out of Queens DA race, endorses rival Melinda Katz In a stunning move mere days before the election, Rory Lancman announced Friday that he’s dropping out of the Queens district attorney race to endorse rival Melinda Katz. The decision was just as much about old-school Queens Democrats circling the wa...
23:26, 06/21/2019

U.S. forces prepare to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base -military sources U.S. forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they work as contractors, three Iraqi military sources said on Friday....
23:26, 06/21/2019

UPDATE 1-California governor proposes $21 billion wildfire fund -media California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed a fund of up to $21 billion to help utilities pay for future wildfire damage, media reports said on Friday....
23:26, 06/21/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St edges down as U.S.-Iran tension counters trade hopes Wall Street closed slightly lower on Friday as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's decision to defer a speech on China policy increased optimism on upcoming trade talks between Washington and Beijing, while tensions between the United States and Iran un...
23:26, 06/21/2019

South Korea's POSCO drops plans for Chilean battery material plant South Korea's POSCO has pulled out of a project to build battery parts in Chile, the Asian steelmaker said, little more than a year after winning guaranteed access to cheap lithium from top producer Albemarle....
23:26, 06/21/2019

Daughter of Army vet who died at Dominican resort: Funeral home 'pressured' me to make a decision about my father's remains The daughter of an American veteran who died at a Dominican Republic resort said she's tried for a year to get answers about her father's death to no avail....
23:26, 06/21/2019

Should You Buy a PS4 or Xbox Now, or Wait for the New Models? How to Decide With E3 wrapped up, you’re probably ecstatic about all the new games that were just announced. And there was plenty of console news, too. Sony’s already talking about its upcoming PlayStation 5, Microsoft is teasing its newest console &m...
23:26, 06/21/2019

Report: US to target 2,000 migrant families on Sunday Officials have told US media that a major operation to arrest thousands of illegal immigrants is coming. The Trump administration has asked for an even harder crackdown than the Department of Homeland Security requested....
23:26, 06/21/2019

Germany wary as Istanbul votes under shadow of Erdogan As the re-run elections in Istanbul approaches, Germany — Turkey's top trading partner — has called for fair elections. Why is this election so significant? Is this the beginning of the end for President Erdogan’s party?...
23:26, 06/21/2019

China rescues over 1,000 trafficked women 'sold' as wives Hundreds of women who were being sold as brides have been rescued in one of the largest anti-trafficking operations to date in China. In some of the worst cases, women were kidnapped and taken across China's borders....
23:26, 06/21/2019

Spain: "Wolf Pack" given 15 years for rape The men had originally been convicted of a lesser charge, prompting mass nationwide protests. After an appeal, the Supreme Court handed them lengthy jail terms for the crime of gang raping a teenager in Pamplona....
23:26, 06/21/2019

US pushes 'economic prosperity' for Palestinians — without Palestinians The US wants to use a conference in Bahrain to push its "deal of the century" Middle East peace plan. The Palestinians are planning to boycott the event, while NGO's in the region struggle to cope with slashed funding....
23:26, 06/21/2019

Rheingau Music Festival: 'We are totally independent' In a country with a highly subsidized culture scene, Germany's Rheingau Music Festival stands out — it doesn't depend on public funding. The managing director explains how that works....
23:26, 06/21/2019

Germany pressures Huawei to meet security requirements German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier, on a visit to China, told Huawei's CEO that all operators must fulfill security requirements. Germany has stood out against US pressure to ban the company from 5G deals....
23:26, 06/21/2019

Amazon gets U.S. patent to use delivery drones for surveillance service Amazon.com Inc is exploring using drones not just to deliver packages but also to provide surveillance as a service to its customers, according to a patent granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office....
23:39, 06/21/2019

Senate Democrats ask for details on antitrust probes into Big Tech Seven U.S. Senate Democrats asked the Trump administration on Friday to disclose details of possible Federal Trade Commission and Justice Department antitrust investigations into Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc, Alphabet Inc and Apple Inc....
23:39, 06/21/2019

Exec who worked on Moscow Trump Tower to be subpoenaed after no-show House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said the committee will subpoena Sater after he “agreed to appear this morning and he did not show up.”...
23:39, 06/21/2019

See the pitch deck an influencer used to try and get sponsors for her "surprise" engagement The world of Instagram influencers can be a trip. It’s a vortex of luxurious lives, handcrafted and monetized for maximum engagement. It’s how they make their living, and, hey, props to them for securing their bags by being beautiful. But one influen...
23:52, 06/21/2019

NBA free agency landscape could lead Knicks to bigger Kawhi push The Knicks believe they fared excellently in Thursday’s NBA draft, but head into the next step of free agency on June 30 with more caution and recasting expectations. The landscape has changed with Kevin Durant’s Achilles tear that will put him out n...
23:52, 06/21/2019

Redskins’ Alex Smith learning to run again after horrific injury All hope is not lost for Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith after the devastating leg injury that ended his 2018 season. There were questions as to whether Smith ever would be able to play football again after he suffered a compound fracture ...
23:52, 06/21/2019

Phillies vs. Marlins: Count on Aaron Nola and take the Under Aaron Nola of the Philadelphia Phillies enters Friday’s showdown with the Miami Marlins with numbers that typically do not translate to a 6-1 record. Nola has a 4.89 ERA, has given up four walks every nine innings and has a 1.51 WHIP while allowing t...
23:52, 06/21/2019

Heart problems may hasten cognitive decline (Reuters Health) - Adults with clogged arteries carrying blood to the heart may be more prone to cognitive decline than their counterparts without such cardiac problems, a study suggests....
23:52, 06/21/2019

Mike Pompeo Urged To Raise Almond Tariff Issue With PM Modi During Meet Ahead of his visit to India next week, an influential American lawmaker on Friday urged Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to take up the issue of increased tariff on almonds during his meeting with Prime......
00:13, 06/22/2019

Massive Philadelphia refinery fire threatens facility's future A massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's oil refinery on Friday damaged the largest U.S. East Coast plant to the point that it could remain shut for an extended period, according to Philadelphia city officials and company sources....
00:13, 06/22/2019

Oil climbs on Iran tensions, stocks edge back from seven-week highs Oil prices added to recent gains on Friday on fears any U.S. military attack on Iran would disrupt flows of crude from the Middle East, while a gauge of global stock markets edged back from seven-week highs following a run-up spurred by optimism over...
00:13, 06/22/2019

NEB seeks opinions on Trans Mountain pipeline process resumption The National Energy Board has issued a certificate for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion after it was approved by Ottawa on Tuesday but is seeking input from affected parties and the public on its resumption of regulatory processes....
00:13, 06/22/2019

Wrist-slap for watch ‘vixen’ accused of drugging, robbing men She’s gone from wrist-watch to wrist-slap. A woman who’s been repeatedly accused of drugging men, then walking off with their pricey watches won’t pay a penny back or serve a day in jail for her three Manhattan cases, The Post has l...
00:26, 06/22/2019

Disgruntled PATH riders finally have reason to hope Some relief is on the way for long-suffering PATH train commuters. The Newark-to-New York City system is getting longer trains and more frequent service as part of a $1 billion capital investment, Port Authority officials announced this week. Over th...
00:26, 06/22/2019

First-ever beluga-narwhal hybrid found in the Arctic Thirty years ago, an Inuit man in west Greenland subsistence-hunting for whales shot a trio of strange cetaceans with front fins like belugas and tails like narwhals (the so-called "unicorns of the sea")....
00:26, 06/22/2019

Jerry Kelly lead hometown PGA Tour Champions event Jerry Kelly shot a 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead in his hometown American Family Insurance Championship        ...
00:26, 06/22/2019

'Extinct' creatures found alive in 'Lost City' Deep in the lush greenery of the Mosquitia rainforest in Honduras, bordered by steep ridges, lies an archeological site home to ancient ruins and an apparently thriving ecosystem....
00:39, 06/22/2019

12 stunning photos of people celebrating the summer solstice around the world Toby Melville / Reuters The northern hemisphere has had its summer solstice — the longest day of the year. The June solstice signals the arrival of summer and a gradual shortening of days. It is the point in the year when Earth's North Pole t...
00:52, 06/22/2019

Last year, 40% of honey-bee colonies in the US died. But bees aren't the only insects disappearing in unprecedented numbers. Hillary Kladke/Getty During the winter, about 40% of honey bee colonies in the US perished. Honey bees pollinate $15 billion worth of US crops every year. Their decline has a major impact on our food production and supply. But the honey bee is just...
00:52, 06/22/2019

Top 5 Healthcare Startups & Digital Health Tech Disruptors Business Insider Intelligence The healthcare industry is facing disruption due to accelerating technological innovation and growing demand for improved delivery of healthcare and lower costs. Tech startups are leading the way by seizing opportunities...
00:52, 06/22/2019

Your brain might be taking tiny naps throughout the day, and it can lead to disaster if left unchecked StarsStudio/Getty Images Microsleep involves brief, intermittent moments of sleep throughout the day, sometimes without you noticing it. You can have episodes of microsleep when you're feeling drowsy and performing daily tasks such as reading or dri...
00:52, 06/22/2019

Here are the 78 congressional Democrats and 8 additional Democratic presidential candidates who want to begin an impeachment inquiry against Trump Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Internal tensions over whether to impeach President Donald Trump are brewing among House Democrats, and more members are openly coming out in favor of impeachment with every passing day. The fervor for impeachment has ...
00:52, 06/22/2019

I have 26 credit cards to help me travel the world, and there 5 invaluable perks I find myself using all the time Witthaya Prasongsin / Getty Images Holly Johnson has 26 credit cards, many of which offer superior perks and consumer protections. Priority Pass Select airport lounge membership is probably her favorite perk since it lets Johnson access over 1,000 a...
00:52, 06/22/2019

These Prisons Are Banning Books That Teach Inmates How to Code The Oregon Department of Corrections [DOC] has barred inmates from reading dozens of books about technology and programming—many of which teach basic skills for many entry-level jobs. Read more......
00:52, 06/22/2019

A New Method Of Spotting Deepfake Videos Looks For the Subtle Movements We Don't Realize We Make The quality and speed at which videos can now be faked using neural networks and deep learning processes promises to make the upcoming presidential election even more of a nightmare. But by exploiting something overlooked in current deepfake techniqu...
00:52, 06/22/2019

Computer Science's Gender Gap Will Take More Than A Century To Fix The gender gap in computer science research won’t reach equality for more than a century, according to new research released Friday that showed computer science isn’t just lagging behind, it’s also going in the wrong direction.Read more......
00:52, 06/22/2019

YouTube tests moving comments to a separate window on mobile Internet comment sections are notoriously awful, and comments on YouTube can be especially dark. Earlier this year, the platform turned off comments on videos of children after a disturbing amount of pedophilic comments were discovered, and there...
01:00, 06/22/2019

For the first time since 2013, AT&T has the fastest 4G LTE network in the states PCMag takes its phones on an annual drive test throughout the country measuring dataspeed and other metrics for the four major U.S. carriers. This year's test took the publication's staff through 30 cities throughout 25 states. And for the first time...
01:13, 06/22/2019

A pair of useful features are heading to Google Duo Google's video calling app Duo is often getting updated to add new features. For example, back in March Google made changes to the app's UI. More specifically, it changed the way users select contacts to get in touch with, and choose whether the conv...
01:13, 06/22/2019

The Real Legacy Of The Legendary Kurt Angle Vs. Shane McMahon Match Is WWE Doing Whatever It Wants On Sunday, fans found that WWE Network’s streaming service had chosen to devote the sixth entry in the WWE Untold series to a match that’s legendary for none of the right reasons. It’s hard to know why the promotion chose to make a documentary about ...
01:13, 06/22/2019

Shields injured in training, fight with Habazin postponed FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Claressa Shields’ fight against Ivana Habazin has been postponed because Shields injured her knee in training. Shields said in a statement that she’ll heal quickly and will be “training harder than ever” so...
01:26, 06/22/2019

Georgia kicks WR Holloman off team after assault allegation ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia has dismissed junior receiver Jeremiah Holloman from the football team after university police investigated an allegation that he punched and choked his girlfriend. The incident occurred in the early morning hours of April ...
01:26, 06/22/2019

Baby Raccoons Rescued From Airport Fountain LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Two raccoons had to be retrieved from the fountain in front of the Blue Grass Airport terminal. “Out at the Blue Grass Airport, they found a baby raccoon out in the fountain, just out in front of the terminal. The...
01:26, 06/22/2019

One Taken To Hospital With Apparent Gunshot Wound LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Lexington Police say a male subject was taken to the hospital with an apparent gunshot wound. Police say they received the call around 4:45 p.m. Friday. The victim apparently approached someone near Konner Woods Drive. ...
01:26, 06/22/2019

Court: Defendant throws feces at judge during trial, misses MIAMI (AP) — Court officials say a Florida man charged with burglary defecated during his criminal trial and tried to throw his feces at the judge. The Miami Herald reports 33-year-old Dorleans Philidor was sitting in a wheelchair next to Miami-Dade ...
01:26, 06/22/2019

Williamson, Barrett may meet in Summer League opener LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Duke teammates Zion Williamson and R.J. Barrett are slated to potentially make their NBA Summer League debuts against one another. The NBA said Friday that Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans will face off ...
01:26, 06/22/2019

Scientists Have Recorded A Rare Right Whale Singing For the First Time. It Does Have the Range (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — It’s not America’s Top 40, but it’s a cutting edge song. Federal marine biologists for the first time have recorded singing by one of the rarest whales on the planet, the North Pacific right whale. Nation...
01:26, 06/22/2019

High levels of arsenic found in two bottled water brands sold at Target, Walmart CHICAGO (CNN) – Tests conducted by a California nonprofit found high levels of arsenic levels in two bottled water brands. The testing was carried out by the Center for Environmental Health. The group found that Peñafiel water and Starkey water...
02:13, 06/22/2019

Rabid bat found on northwest side, two dogs sought TUCSON – Pima Animal Care Center is on the lookout for two dogs after they may have been exposed to a rabid bat at an apartment complex near Oracle and Magee roads Tuesday. According to Pima County Officials, a nearby resident saw a person with...
02:13, 06/22/2019

UPDATE 2-General Electric to scrap California power plant 20 years early General Electric Co said on Friday it plans to demolish a large power plant it owns in California this year after only one-third of its useful life because the plant is no longer economically viable in a state where wind and solar supply a growing sh...
02:13, 06/22/2019

UPDATE 2-California governor proposes a $21 billion wildfire fund California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to $21 billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked by the companies' equipment or employees, an aide said on Friday....
02:13, 06/22/2019

Wisconsin governor vetoes 'born alive' legislation and other abortion measures Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers vetoed four abortion bills Friday, a day after GOP lawmakers made a show in the Capitol of formally sending them to him.        ...
02:26, 06/22/2019

Missouri rejects abortion clinic’s license renewal Missouri’s only abortion clinic loses its license to perform the procedure, though it remains open at least temporarily under a judge’s order (June 21)        ...
02:26, 06/22/2019

Devils select US center Hughes with 1st pick in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have selected American center Jack Hughes with the first pick in the NHL draft. Hughes is from Orlando, Florida, and becomes the eighth American selected No. 1, and first since 2016, when the T...
02:26, 06/22/2019

Barrett gets 'Welcome to New York' moment In the days and weeks leading up to Thursday's NBA draft, RJ Barrett repeatedly professed his desire to be a member of the New York Knicks. Friday afternoon, he learned exactly what that meant....
02:52, 06/22/2019

John Bolton is a 'bureaucratic tapeworm,' Tucker Carlson says Fox News host Tucker Carlson slammed national security adviser John Bolton after it was revealed President Trump called off a strike on Iran minutes before it was set to happen....
02:52, 06/22/2019

Pentagon unveils Jim Mattis' secretary of defense portrait Before leaving as acting defense secretary, Patrick Shanahan made sure former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis' Pentagon portrait was put in place inside the Defense Department's headquarters....
02:52, 06/22/2019

Texts between Manafort and ally who appears to be Hannity released Messages, which were previously filed as a secret attachment to a sentencing memo, were unsealed in Manafort’s federal court caseThe Fox News host Sean Hannity discussed Donald Trump’s legal strategy with Paul Manafort while Manafort was awaiting tri...
02:52, 06/22/2019

Claresholm welcomes foreign workers in new pilot project to address labour shortages A new pilot project from the federal government will see Claresholm welcome more foreign workers next year, helping address long-term labour shortages in the town....
03:13, 06/22/2019

Officials: Agents in impending ICE raid shouldn't expect cooperation from local authorities Federal immigration agents can expect pushback from some public officials when they begin a mass roundup of migrant families with deportation orders, an operation slated to begin Sunday at the direction of President Trump....
03:13, 06/22/2019

Woman ‘paralysed’ by deadly 'jellyfish' on Spanish tourist hotspot beach A WOMAN has been left with horrific marks after she was “paralysed” in a terrifying attack by a deadly Portuguese Man O’War “jellyfish” on a Spanish beach....
03:13, 06/22/2019

6 Spectacular Summer Solstice Celebrations Around the World With the sun shining high, the summer solstice, aka the longest day of the year, is a day for celebration for many people around the world. For people living north of the equator, Friday, June 21 is the longest day and shortest night of 2019. ...
03:26, 06/22/2019

Alabama governor quietly signs law allowing mega-church a private police force The law, which was approved quietly two weeks ago, allows Briarwood Presbyterian Church in Birmingham to set-up a private law enforcement department.        ...
03:26, 06/22/2019

Special Weather Statement issued June 21 at 8:45PM EDT by NWS Louisville KY At 845 PM EDT/745 PM CDT/, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 6 miles north of Campbellsville to 11 miles east of Plum Springs. Movement was southeast at 45 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph are possible with the...
03:26, 06/22/2019

Motorcycles, pickup crash; witness describes it as horrific RANDOLPH, N.H. (AP) — Police are at the scene of a crash involving motorcycles and a pickup truck on a New Hampshire highway. State police declined to release details Friday evening about the crash on U.S. 2 in Randolph. But witnesses described a hor...
03:26, 06/22/2019

New Audi SQ8 TDI launched with 429bhp News 21 Jun, 2019 The new performance-focused Audi SQ8 SUV has arrived, and it features a 4.0-litre biturbo V8 diesel engine with 429bhp and 900Nm of torque...
03:52, 06/22/2019

Tee up, putt, repeat: Check out NYC’s coolest minigolf courses On the new ABC show “Holey Moley,” a dozen competitors putt it out on an obstacle-heavy minigolf course to win, among other prizes, $25,000. The course, whose holes include a large pool that contestant cross by zip-line, “makes Augusta National look ...
03:52, 06/22/2019

Rolling Stones return to the stage after Mick Jagger's health issues The Rolling Stones play in Chicago Friday after postponing their North American tour because frontman Mick Jagger needed medical treatment.        ...
04:00, 06/22/2019

Valve launches Dota game on Android and iOS, but it's not what you think After the Artifact fiasco, Valve is back with yet another game, but a completely different one this time. Dota Underlords strikes no resemblance to the company's previous card game and, despite its name, it has nothing to do with the MOBA (multiplaye...
04:26, 06/22/2019

Draft Done, What’s Next for the Knicks and Nets? Patience and Free Agency R.J. Barrett could turn out to be a terrific draft pick, but the Knicks need much more to contend. Both New York teams are eyeing free agency and have money to spend....
04:39, 06/22/2019

With far-north temperatures rising, Alaska tundra fires proliferate In Alaska, where sea ice has shrunk to record lows in places and far-north temperatures have climbed to record highs, dozens of fires are burning the treeless tundra and releasing carbon into the atmosphere....
04:39, 06/22/2019

California governor proposes a $21 billion wildfire fund California Governor Gavin Newsom has proposed helping utilities create a fund of up to $21 billion to compensate future victims of wildfires sparked by the companies' equipment or employees, an aide said on Friday....
04:39, 06/22/2019

4 states join effort to stop T-Mobile’s acquisition of Sprint Four more states joined an effort by state attorneys general, including NY’s Letitia James, to stop T-Mobile‘s acquisition of Sprint, it emerged Friday. Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota and Nevada will be included in an amended complaint being filed ...
05:00, 06/22/2019

Parents Of "Jihadi Jack" Spared Jail After Sending Money To Son In ISIS The parents of a British Muslim convert dubbed "Jihadi Jack" were spared jail Friday after being convicted of funding terrorism by sending him money after he joined ISIS....
05:26, 06/22/2019

Top prospects Hughes, Kakko go 1-2 in NHL draft The Devils made record-breaking center Jack Hughes the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NHL draft on Friday night. The Rangers took Finnish winger Kaapo Kakko second....
05:39, 06/22/2019

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued June 21 at 11:26PM EDT until June 22 at 12:00AM EDT by NWS Jackson KY The National Weather Service in JACKSON KY has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for… Southwestern Harlan County in southeastern Kentucky… Southeastern Laurel County in south central Kentucky… Bell County in southeastern Kentuc...
05:39, 06/22/2019

Think tank official suspended for Somali American comments MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota think tank official has been suspended for comments she made about Somali Americans in a New York Times story. The story with the comments from Kim Crockett, vice president and general counsel of the con...
05:39, 06/22/2019

Sun beat Dream to push franchise-record home streak to 13 UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Shekinna Stricklen made seven 3-pointers and scored 24 points and the Connecticut Sun beat the Atlanta Dream 86-76 on Friday night to extend their franchise-record, regular-season home winning streak to 13 games. Jonquel Jone...
05:39, 06/22/2019

Flood Advisory issued June 21 at 8:45PM CDT until June 21 at 11:45PM CDT by NWS Louisville KY The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a * Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in Poor Drainage Areas for… Clinton County in south central Kentucky… Russell County in south central Kentucky… Eastern Monroe County in sou...
05:39, 06/22/2019

Happy 70th birthday, Meryl Streep: The award-winning actress' life in pictures Meryl Streep has been nominated for more Academy Awards – 21 – than anyone else in history. The actress turns 70 on June 22.        ...
06:13, 06/22/2019

El Salvador takes aim at imprisoned gang leaders ability to make calls It will be much harder for El Salvador's prison population, including gang leaders, to communicate with those on the outside after the government on Friday ordered mobile telephone service providers to disable their signals in the facilities....
06:13, 06/22/2019

Valve launches Dota game on Android and iOS devices, but it's not what you think After the Artifact fiasco, Valve is back with yet another game, but a completely different one this time. Dota Underlords strikes no resemblance to the company's previous card game and, despite its name, it has nothing to do with the MOBA (multiplaye...
06:13, 06/22/2019

Virtual reality more effective in spurring storm evacuation than alerts: study Participants who saw virtual reality of a storm were significantly more likely to say they would make home preparations or evacuate than those who saw traditional weather maps or text alerts, the Hofstra University research found....
06:39, 06/22/2019

Thomas Gilbert Jr. ‘didn’t care’ after allegedly killing dad: shrink A psychiatrist who examined accused dad killer Thomas Gilbert testified in court Friday that he was shocked the former Ivy leaguer was not more upset after the alleged slaying. Dr. Jason Hershberger determined Gilbert, a Princeton graduate, was fit t...
06:52, 06/22/2019

Behati Prinsloo says husband Adam Levine helped her through postpartum depression Behati Prinsloo said she experienced postpartum depression following the birth of her first child, daughter Dusty Rose, now 2, with Adam Levine.        ...
07:00, 06/22/2019

Manafort and Hannity exchanged hundreds of text messages about Mueller-Russia probe Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort exchanged hundreds of text messages with Fox News host Sean Hannity after the longtime GOP operative was charged in the special counsel’s probe, according to court documents released Friday. “The m...
08:13, 06/22/2019

Do AVs really drive safer than humans? A patent application details a way to determine the safety-related performance of autonomous vehicles, then benchmarks the performance against that of human-driven autos on the same stretches of road....
08:26, 06/22/2019

Europe's small cars an endangered species Looming European emission rules may price small cars out of the market in Europe, and they're sending automakers back to the drawing board for a surprising segment of their product portfolios....
08:26, 06/22/2019

George Soros to target far-right in eastern Germany George Soros's Open Society Foundation is gearing up to battle hate and the far-right in eastern Germany. The Alternative for Deutschland (AfD) is predicted to perform well in three upcoming state elections....
08:39, 06/22/2019

German police confiscate 4,200 liters of beer from Nazis A court has instituted an alcohol ban at a neo-Nazi event taking place in Ostritz, a town in Saxony. A counter protest has also been barred from demonstrating directly in front of the venue....
08:39, 06/22/2019

Sri Lanka Extends Emergency By Another Month In Surprise Move A state of emergency was extended by Sri Lanka's President Saturday, going back on pledges to relax the tough laws introduced after the Easter Sunday attacks that killed 258 people....
09:00, 06/22/2019

| Kim and Xi in Pyongyang talks as both face standoffs with Trump North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Pyongyang during a historic visit to burnish an uneasy alliance, as the two men each face challenges of their own with US President Donald Trump....
09:13, 06/22/2019

Paper Round: De Gea set to stay at United "David de Gea could sign a new contract, Chelsea stars are in limbo, Atletico Madrid want Hector Bellerin and Spurs face competition for Tanguy Ndombele."...
09:26, 06/22/2019

4 Children, While Bathing, Electrocuted After Live Wire Falls Into Pool Four children were electrocuted when a live wire snapped and fell into a tube well pool in which they were bathing. The incident took place on Friday evening in Petiyan village in Uttar Pradesh's......
09:39, 06/22/2019

India Reminds Pak To Meet Watchdog's Deadline On Curbing Terror Funding After global financial watchdog Financial Action Task Force told Pakistan to curb terror financing by October or face consequences, India today said it expects Islamabad to take "credible, verifiable,......
09:39, 06/22/2019