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Keep These Apps Off Your Kid's Phone No matter how long you manage to hold them off, at some point, your kids will have their own electronic devices, and they’ll use those devices to communicate with others. First with friends and family, but eventually with strangers, too....
19:26, 08/22/2019

George Barker death: Man accused of 'merciless' knife attack on gym user fled country after murder, court told A kickboxer "brutally stabbed to death" at a south-east London gym just days after becoming a father was killed by a man who then fled the country, a court has heard....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Yousef Makki: MP questions whether defendants would have gone free if they were 'black state school pupils' An MP has questioned the verdicts in the Yousef Makki murder trial and whether the teenagers would have been acquitted of murder if they had been black and state school educated....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Opposition MPs agree to meet Jeremy Corbyn in bid to block no-deal Brexit Senior opposition leaders have agreed to meet Jeremy Corbyn next week in Westminster to discuss plans to prevent the UK crashing out of the EU without a deal....
19:26, 08/22/2019

NHS worker who blackmailed Grindr dates with naked photos is jailed An NHS hospital worker who blackmailed a string of online dates by threatening to send naked pictures to their friends and family has been jailed for more than two years....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Black Man Files $500,000 Lawsuit Against Portland Bar That Denied Him Entry for Wearing 'Too Many' Necklaces You haven’t lived until you’ve been barred from entering an establishment because of its decidedly anti-black dress code. But instead of suffering in silence, one would-be patron of a Portland, Ore., bar opted to clap back with a lawsuit....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Black Ex-Felons Will Bear the Brunt of Florida’s New ‘Poll Tax’ Law, According to Findings of New Study Some 80 percent of Florida’s ex-felons eligible to vote will be barred from registering under a new state law, including a disproportionate number of blacks, despite a clear majority of voters approving a change to the state’s constitution meant to r...
19:26, 08/22/2019

McConnell offers fresh defense of Senate filibuster, warns Democrats could pass ‘socialist policies’ if they take control In an op-ed, the Senate majority leader touted the rights of the minority party in his chamber and said, “America needs the Senate to be the Senate.”...
19:26, 08/22/2019

Democrats, citing GOP-imposed voting restrictions, aim to flip secretary of state offices in five states Buoyed by victories in three states last year, Democrats are looking to expand their representation in the offices that oversee elections in most states....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Britain answers China claim consulate employee engaged prostitutes China's latest claim a British consulate officer is being detained in the mainland for "soliciting prostitutes" is being met with demands for more information....
19:26, 08/22/2019

White House backs off foreign aid cuts The White House will not move forward with a more than $4 billion proposal to cut foreign aid, according to multiple sources. Lawmakers from both parties objected to the plan, complaining that it would hurt foreign aid programs while also jeopardizi...
19:52, 08/22/2019

Daily on Healthcare, Presented by American Association of Kidney Patients: 'Medicare for all' plan politically poisonous to Senate Democrats in key races Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
19:52, 08/22/2019

Opinion: Why Volkswagen needs to reinvent its image A new logo is just the beginning of a brand-wide revamp that seeks to draw a line under Dieselgate It’s not hyperbole to say the Volkswagen ID 3 will be one of the most significant cars in the history of the company. The first fully electric car dev...
19:52, 08/22/2019

Somali president replaces security chiefs and Mogadishu mayor Somalia's president announced on Thursday a major shake-up of the country's security chiefs as well as a replacement for the mayor of Mogadishu after Abdirahman Omar Osman died of his wounds following a suicide bomb attack last month....
19:52, 08/22/2019

Italy's PD raises the bar for possible government with 5-Star Italy's center-left Democratic Party on Thursday set tough new conditions for forming a coalition with the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, making a deal between the traditional foes look more elusive and raising the chance of snap elections....
19:52, 08/22/2019

Argentina presidential front-runner Fernandez pledges 'no default' if elected Argentine presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez said on Thursday there was "no possibility" the country would default on its debt if he were elected in October, but that the government would have to negotiate new terms with creditors due to the we...
19:52, 08/22/2019

"All The Forces": China's Global Social Media Push In Hong Kong Protests While little news or video footage of the Hong Kong protests made its way into mainland China in the early weeks, the subject now dominates the news and most-read topic lists on China's Twitter-like......
20:13, 08/22/2019

Report: For DevOps inspiration, look to the retail sector An annual survey from DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) finds that the retail sector stands out for its software delivery and operational performance....
20:13, 08/22/2019

Verizon teams with Boingo for indoor 5G Ultra Wideband service The companies are focused on places like airports, stadiums and arenas, office buildings, and hotels, where a hyper-dense network can power high-speed, low latency connections....
20:13, 08/22/2019

Revelations from the 2009 VMAs: Beyoncé cried, Taylor Swift make-up moment was planned Former music executives opened up to Billboard on all the backstage fallout about Taylor Swift, Beyonce and Kanye West at the 2009 MTV VMAs.        ...
20:13, 08/22/2019

Buy a castle and a Lordship: original ballroom and rose garden for sale at Lancashire castle visited by Charlotte Brontë The Jane Eyre author and art critic John Ruskin were among famous visitors to the property, nestled between the Lake District and the the Yorkshire Dales....
20:13, 08/22/2019

Extending into the garden: can we make structural changes to our leasehold flat and what permissions do we need to get? My girlfriend and I live in a ground-floor flat with a leasehold and we'd like to extend our kitchen into the garden. Can we do this and do we need written consent from the freeholder first?...
20:13, 08/22/2019

How to introduce bold colours into your home: four easy ways to brighten up your interiors Four interiors experts — all judges of this year's Evening Standard Home Design Awards — reveal easy ways to be brave with bold colours in your home....
20:13, 08/22/2019

How Amazon is fighting back against workers' increasing efforts to unionize Momentum to organize has picked up at Amazon, but unionizing efforts haven't come far. Amazon increased the minimum wage to $15 an hour and is fending off unions with tweets, training videos and new hires....
20:39, 08/22/2019

‘I Think My Approach Is Better Now.’ Allow Ex-Republican Justin Amash to Reintroduce Himself Michigan Rep. Justin Amash walked into a cramped coffee shop in Grand Rapids on Wednesday morning, shook voters’ hands and ordered a drink with a small mountain of whipped cream on it. It was the start of a daylong tour of his district with a ...
20:39, 08/22/2019

CHEAP: $150 off a Samsung Galaxy S4 tablet (and a free S Pen)? Yes please Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 is showing its age, but it’s still a worthy iPad alternative for those wedded to Google’s Android ecosystem. As Samsung gradually rolls ...
20:39, 08/22/2019

US government knows you’re buying opioids with Bitcoin — and it doesn’t like it The US government has released a series of advisory notes, one of which specifically looks at the role played by cryptocurrencies in the buying and selling of illegal substances such as fentanyl. Published on Wednesday, the advisories are focused on ...
20:39, 08/22/2019

10 More Actually-Useful Amazon Items Under $10 Everyone Should Have Amazon is full of perks that persuade you to buy more stuff: like free shipping for orders over $25, or same-day shipping for Prime orders over $35. In other cases, Amazon punishes you for not purchasing enough, like those add-on items that only ship...
20:39, 08/22/2019

Trump Calling Himself the 'Chosen One' Wasn't Even the Most Insane Moment of His Unhinged Rant On Wednesday, Trump gave what might have been his most bizarre, impromptu press conference to a pool of waiting reporters. Trump’s presidency has been famous for unhinged soundbites; we should never forget that this is a man who was caught on a hot m...
20:39, 08/22/2019

Killer smog: Even small amounts of air pollution linked to risk of early death, study finds Smog isn't just annoying, it's deadly: Exposure to toxic air pollutants is linked to increased cardiovascular and respiratory death rates, study says.        ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Nicole Byer will host your Nailed It! party for one million dollars Some parents will go all out for their child’s birthday party. For Nailed It! stans, that includes putting an offer out to the show’s host, Nicole Byer, to come host the whole she-bang. Byer tweeted about the phenomenon recently, saying she’d host th...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Cleared for takeoff: Saudi women start exercising their newest right Saudi Arabia's international airports are the scene of the latest "first" for women citizens, who can now leave the country without permission from a male relative as the kingdom chips away at its heavily criticized guardianship system....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Ninth round of U.S., Taliban peace talks start in Qatar The United States and the Taliban officials resumed talks in Qatar on Thursday to firm up a deal enabling the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan in return for the Taliban security guarantees, the Taliban and senior U.S. official said....
21:00, 08/22/2019

South Korea to scrap intelligence-sharing pact with Japan amid row over history South Korea said on Thursday it will scrap an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan, drawing a swift protest from Tokyo and deepening a decades-old row over history that has hit trade and undercut security cooperation over North Korea....
21:00, 08/22/2019

How much does the tooth fairy pay for a lost tooth? It may depend on what's in your wallet In 2018, the tooth fairy paid an average of $3.70 per tooth – a 43-cent decline from the previous year's average of $4.13.       ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Best Wi-Fi extenders of 2019: top devices for boosting your WiFi network The best Wi-Fi extenders will ensure that your wireless network reaches every nook and cranny of your home or office, especially if you’re trying to cover a substantial space. In this list you'll discover the very best Wi-Fi extenders tha...
21:26, 08/22/2019

Three Asus ZenBooks get AMD Ryzen processors amid Intel Comet Lake launch With IFA 2019 on the horizon, plenty of computer manufacturers are taking the opportunity to upgrade their popular products. Now, Asus has done just that with new versions of three of its ZenBook laptops, which will come with AMD mobile processors (C...
21:26, 08/22/2019

With wildfires raging, Bolivia seeks help from Supertanker plane Wildfires raging in eastern Bolivia have burned more than 450,000 hectares (1.1 million acres), or roughly an area the size of the U.S. state of Delaware, officials in San Cruz province estimate....
21:52, 08/22/2019

U.S. offer to sell Patriot system to Turkey has expired: U.S. official The U.S. offer to sell Raytheon Co's Patriot missile defense system to Turkey has expired, following Ankara's decision to accept Russian S-400 systems, a State Department official said on Thursday....
21:52, 08/22/2019

White-tailed eagles return to southern Britain after 240 years Conservationists hope release of six eaglets on Isle of Wight will mirror Scotland successWhite-tailed eagles are gracing the skies of southern Britain for the first time in 240 years after six eaglets were released on the Isle of Wight.The huge bird...
21:52, 08/22/2019

|Mozambique,Russiasignenergy,securitydeals Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi signed energy and security agreements with Russian's Vladimir Putin in the first visit by a leader from the southern African state in two decades....
21:52, 08/22/2019

Justin Verlander orders Astros to bar Detroit reporter over grudge At Justin Verlander’s request, the Astros blocked a Detroit Free Press reporter from his post-game media session Wednesday night. On Thursday, Verlander explained why, labeling past behavior of the reporter, Anthony Fenech, as “unethical,” and said h...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Cowboys’ Stephen Jones fires new shot in scorching Ezekiel Elliott feud The jabs continue as Ezekiel Elliott’s holdout drags on. One day, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is taking a shot at Elliott, the next Elliott’s agent is returning fire, and now team COO Stephen Jones, Jerry’s son, has responded. “I have a lot...
21:52, 08/22/2019

One Eli Manning gift that will be hard for Daniel Jones to replicate CINCINNATI — The boobirds on draft night didn’t faze him. The two fumbles in the second preseason game didn’t faze him. Baker Mayfield volunteering that he couldn’t believe that Daniel Jones was the sixth pick of the draft didn’t faze Daniel Jones. S...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Kevin Durant defends Devin Booker in NBA’s absurd double-team controversy The NBA never ceases to amaze. Even in the dog days of summer, social media can be buzzing about the silliest of things, and the latest controversy is centered around Suns star Devin Booker complaining about being double-teamed during a pickup game. ...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Fantasy football: Josh Gordon a low risk/reward option The penultimate week of the NFL preseason is here. With only two weeks to go before the Packers and Bears kickoff, mock drafts are quickly becoming real drafts. Keep an eye on these headlines: — ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Friday that Patriots r...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Serena Williams And Maria Sharapova Will Toss The Beef Back On The Grill At The U.S. Open Will the first-round U.S. Open meeting between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova be a good match in terms of play quality? Probably not. Does it promise rich entertainment value anyway? Hell yes....
21:52, 08/22/2019

New method classifies brain cells based on electrical signals For decades, neuroscientists have relied on a technique for reading out electrical “spikes” of brain activity in live, behaving subjects that tells them very little about the types of cells they are monitoring. In a new study, researchers at the Univ...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Murder of crows crash into substation, taking out power The outage, which Manitoba Hydro said affected thousands of customers in St. James and further west toward Headingley, was apparently caused by 'a flock of crows making contact with equipment at a substation.'...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Jeffrey Epstein had painting of girl lying with tiger at New Mexico home, in latest odd art reveal Odd and often creepy details continue to surface in the aftermath of accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein's suicide, giving a glimpse of the twisted extravagance that was a staple of his life -- right down to the art he chose to display on his wall...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Oklahoma man who installed secret cameras in ‘staggering’ number of homes gets life sentence A man who pleaded guilty to installing secret cameras in a “staggering” number of homes in Oklahoma County while working for a security company over the last five years was given a life sentence Wednesday, according to a report....
21:52, 08/22/2019

Former Los Angeles city administrative officer: homeless problem 'going to get worse before it gets better' A former Los Angeles city administrative officer stepping down from a committee overseeing a homelessness program said this week the citywide problem is going to get worse before it gets better, according to a report. ...
21:52, 08/22/2019

“Stop the bleed” – saving lives after shootings (NBC News) There’s a renewed push for first aid training following the recent mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton…specifically training in techniques that slow or stop heavy bleeding. Studies show it has the potential to save lives. Emer...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Sarah Sanders joins Fox News as contributor NEW YORK (AP) — Former White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, who once sparred with journalists, has decided to join them. Fox News said Thursday that Sanders has been hired to provide political commentary and analysis across all its properties, ...
22:13, 08/22/2019

ADOT: Computer service restored to MVD offices Motor Vehicle Division offices are now open for business after having a statewide computer outage on Wednesday. According to Arizona Department of Transportation, the outage affected all MVD offices across the state, including those in the Tucson are...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ review: Weird, but in a good way I have to suspect that, back in 2011 when the original Galaxy Note was released, not even Samsung knew it would become as popular as it did. By the standards of the time, the Note and its 5.3-inch screen were massive, and styluses were considered......
22:13, 08/22/2019

iFixit teardown takes a look inside the Note 10+ 5G The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will be available online and in stores tomorrow. Just in time, the folks at iFixit are sharing a peek inside the new device. Most notably, the phone borrows one major design queue from the iPhone, and it won't be s...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Bose's new portable speaker has Alexa, Google Assistant and 360 audio Bose is expanding its smart speaker offerings with the aptly named Bose Portable Home Speaker, which includes Bluetooth connectivity, voice control and virtual assistant integration into a 7.5-inch by 4-inch package. The 2.3-pound speaker is made for...
22:13, 08/22/2019

iPhone Pro, new iPad and 16-inch MacBook Pro details emerge As usual before the fall, Apple's next batch of products are coming into focus. A Bloomberg report has given us our best glimpse yet at the new hardware, including "Pro" iPhones that'll replace the XS and XS Max, refreshed iPads and iPad Pr...
22:13, 08/22/2019

What to expect at IFA 2019 There's just one big technology show before the end of the year, IFA, where we'll see the last goodies revealed before everyone goes into buying mode. As usual, a team of Engadget's finest will descend upon Berlin in the first week of ...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Judge hurries U.S. naturalization as pregnant woman gets contractions A judge in California had to speed up the naturalization of a pregnant immigrant on Thursday when the woman, anxious to become a U.S. citizen because of President Donald Trump's immigration policies, started experiencing contractions....
22:13, 08/22/2019

Harvey Weinstein to be arraigned again ahead of criminal trial Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday morning on an indictment in connection with his upcoming criminal trial, a spokesman for the Manhattan district attorney said on Thursday....
22:13, 08/22/2019

Weekslong migrant standoffs in Med becoming ‘new normal’ A Doctors Without Borders spokesman aboard a rescue ship carrying 356 migrants says the fact that it has become ‘the new normal’ for such ships to be stuck at sea for weeks waiting for permission to dock is ‘appalling’...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Gap's second-quarter sales fall short of estimates, CEO calls out 'challenging environment' Gap Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter earnings topped analysts' estimates but sales missed. Same-store sales dropped 4% during the period, worse than expected....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Russian high jump world champ calls out own country for handling of doping scandal Russian track and field athlete Maria Lasitskene criticized her country’s athletics federation for slow progress in response to massive doping saga.       ...
22:39, 08/22/2019

Son of ex-Cowboys QB Babe Laufenberg dies of cancer at 21 Luke Laufenberg, the son of former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Babe Laufenberg and a tight end at UTEP, has died after a nearly two-year battle with cancer       ...
22:39, 08/22/2019

NFL 2019: Luck's leg injury creates opening in AFC South NFL 2019: Andrew Luck's leg injury could change Indianapolis Colts from popular pick to win the AFC South to an open door in the NFL's only division to have three teams with winning records last season       ...
22:39, 08/22/2019

Google's Android brand gets a facelift; robot mascot keeps head, loses body in new logo Google is changing the way it names its Android operating system releases in a push for greater accessibility. It's also changing the Android logo.       ...
22:39, 08/22/2019

These time-lapses from the space station show off Earth's full beauty Get an astronaut’s view of auroras, stars, and the Milky Way surrounding our beautiful planet. 12,500 images taken by European Space Agency astronaut Alexander Gerst were combined to create the incredible time-lapses of Earth seen from the ISS....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Facebook releases new tool to block data gathering Soon you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet, or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that lets you limit what the social network can gather about you on outside websites and apps. (Aug. 21) ...
22:39, 08/22/2019

Opinion: Vladimir Putin shows his hand as Moscow rehabilitates Stalin's conquests The Kremlin uses World War II as a way of embedding in the Russian mind the idea that everything the authorities of "Fortress Russia" did, do or will do in the future is good by definition, writes DW's Konstantin Eggert....
22:39, 08/22/2019

China blames Canada for difficulties in relationship, demands Huawei executive be freed China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Two Fed officials see no case for rate cut now; Kaplan 'open-minded' Two Federal Reserve officials on Thursday said they see no need for an interest rate cut next month, while another said he was "open-minded," highlighting policymakers' divisions over how to respond to signs of a global economic slowdown....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Woman says ‘YOLO’ after bashing boyfriend’s truck with aluminum bat: cops A soused Indiana woman demolished her boyfriend’s truck with a softball bat, threatened to burn down his home — and then laughed on the way to jail, saying “YOLO,” deputies said. Kristin Nicole Trzoski, 37, of Valparaiso, was arrested late Tuesday at...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Meghan Markle Puts a Spotlight on Positivity After Private Jet Drama Meghan Markle is focusing on the sweetness. On Thursday, the Duchess of Sussex's Instagram account spread some positivity by highlighting Luminary Bakery, a London-based social......
23:26, 08/22/2019

5 Shocking Revelations From the Night Kanye West Interrupted Taylor Swift's VMAs Win It's a moment in MTV Video Music Awards history that pop culture fans will never forget. Moments after Taylor Swift took to the stage to accept the Best Female Video award, Kanye West......
23:26, 08/22/2019

Miley Cyrus Slams Rumors She Cheated on Liam Hemsworth Miley Cyrus is setting the record straight on her split from Liam Hemsworth. The 26-year-old singer took to Twitter on Thursday to shut down rumors their romance ended because of......
23:26, 08/22/2019

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

Jeffrey Epstein Allegedly Promised A Victim's Family That He'd Help Her Receive Treatment For An Eating Disorder Three lawsuits filed in New York on Tuesday against the estate of dead pedophile Jeffrey Epstein made a series of explosive new allegations against him, shedding light on the ways pulled new victims into his orbit and the depraved depths of his abuse...
23:26, 08/22/2019

My Idea: Replace Sean Spicer With Me on Dancing With the Stars Former paid liar Sean Spicer is going to be on Dancing With the Stars, and a lot of people—including the show’s host and ABC staffers—are understandably unhappy about it....
23:26, 08/22/2019

NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir Available for Last Interviews Before Space Mission NASA astronaut Jessica Meir will be available from 7 to 8:15 a.m. EDT Wednesday, Sept. 4, for her final live satellite interviews before launching on a six-month mission aboard the International Space Station....
23:26, 08/22/2019

Lenovo’s Smart Clock becomes a more capable home hub The Lenovo Smart Clock already won Best of CES 2019 and earned our approval, but it's not done adding features. Today, Google announced a few welcomed updates that bring the device more in line with the Google Home Hub....
23:52, 08/22/2019

Hyundai Ioniq Hyundai's version of the modern eco-car debuted for the 2018 model year and is ready for its first freshening, which may be unveiled as early as November at the Los Angeles Auto Show....
23:52, 08/22/2019

Splunk acquires SignalFX in largest acquisition to date Splunk has announced that it will acquire the cloud monitoring company SignalFX for $1.05bn, in its largest acquisition to date.According to Splunk's CEO Doug Merritt, the purchase will enable the company to provide its customers with a single d...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Watch: Electric surfboard riders surrounded by great white sharks A California photographer taking drone video of some hydrofoilers captured video of the apparently oblivious people being surrounded by great white sharks....
23:52, 08/22/2019

Salesforce revenue forecast beats estimates, shares rise 7% Salesforce.com Inc forecast third-quarter revenue above Wall Street estimates on Thursday, encouraged by more companies opting for its cloud-based services, sending its shares up 7% in extended trading....
23:52, 08/22/2019

Hunter’s bones turned to ‘mush’ after alligator attacked him Justin Perchalski was taking part in a night hunt at a swamp near his home in Palm Bay, Florida, when an alligator tried to drag him out of his boat and into the water....
23:52, 08/22/2019

A Yellowstone supervolcano eruption could ‘lead to human extinction’ The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The New York Times. There are 20 supervolcanoes on Earth that represent that greatest natural threat to hum...
23:52, 08/22/2019

NYPD cop tried to collect insurance on ‘stolen’ BMW that was found torched An NYPD cop tried to collect insurance money on a BMW he said was stolen — but was busted for fraud when it turned out the car had gone up in flames two days before the officer claimed it went missing, prosecutors said Thursday. Officer Kirk Pe...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Graphic video shows moment man crushed by elevator at Manhattan Promenade building Horrifying video obtained by The Post shows the moment a Manhattan man is crushed under the weight of his luxury high-rise’s malfunctioning elevator and dragged to his death into the darkness of the shaft below. Immediately after one man exited...
00:13, 08/23/2019

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

Theater legend Hal Prince leaves behind at least $5.2 million Harold “Hal” Prince, the famed American theater producer and director who passed away July 31, left behind at least $5.2 million to a trust, according to his newly revealed will. Prince’s will leaves all of his personal property — including the...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Over half of NYC kids can’t handle basic English, math on state tests More than half of city school kids still can’t handle basic math or English, even though this year’s state exams scores ticked up slightly, according to state data released Thursday. While state officials lauded scoring increases, only 47...
00:13, 08/23/2019

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

Diamond and Silk weigh in after Miami Dolphins' Stephen Ross leaves NFL social justice committee Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross stepped down from the NFL’s social justice committee Tuesday after backlash from the fundraiser he held with President Trump, the team announced....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Former New Mexico AD indicted on embezzlement charges Former University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs, who left in 2017 amid questions over spending, has been indicted in connection with a lavish 2015 golf trip to Scotland that was partly paid for with state funds, according to court docume...
00:13, 08/23/2019

Miami Dolphins player responds to coach playing Jay-Z at practice amid controversy over rapper's NFL deal Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills responded to his head coach playing several songs by Jay-Z during Wednesday's practice by blasting tracks from the Brooklyn rapper's archrival....
00:13, 08/23/2019

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

Barack and Michelle Obama are buying a $15M estate in Martha’s Vineyard Barack and Michelle Obama are close to buying a massive Martha’s Vineyard estate. TMZ reports that the former president and first lady are in escrow — aka in contract to purchase — a 29-acre beachfront plot with a 6,892-square-foot ...
00:39, 08/23/2019

Bosnian-Dutch film wins top award at 25th Sarajevo Film Festival A Bosnian-Dutch film about a girl leaving the Netherlands and returning to her native Bosnia to visit the sick father she has never met was chosen on Thursday as the best movie at the Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF), celebrating its silver jubilee....
01:00, 08/23/2019

Dave Chappelle to host block party in Ohio to benefit victims of Dayton shooting According to Rolling Stone, Dave Chappelle is going to host the “Gem City Shine” block party and benefit concert on August 25 in Dayton, Ohio, to honor the victims of the mass shooting earlier this month. No other performers have been announced beyon...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Hungry turtle ASMR is ASMR we can get behind ASMR, otherwise known as autonomous sensory meridian response, has long been dominated by the kinds of hushed whispers that make some of us mortals feel like a knife will meet our throat any second. Bless these hungry turtles, then, who calm not with...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Gaze upon the first new footage of the Titanic in 14 years Hey, remember the Titanic? You know, that twentieth-century monument to human hubris, muse to Celine Dion, and possibly the only thing James Cameron loves more these days than his precious Na’vi? If you’re wondering how it’s faring at the bottom of ...
01:00, 08/23/2019

| What does Facebook's plan to hire journalists mean for media industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake up an embattled media industry, analysts say....
01:00, 08/23/2019

South Korea scraps intelligence-sharing pact with Japan in blow to US alliance South Korea is ending its intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan, delivering a blow to U.S. and allied missile defenses, in a dispute over human rights abuses during World War II....
01:00, 08/23/2019

YouTube Dismantles 'Influence Operation' Targeting Hong Kong Protests, Avoids Discussing Its Reach YouTube has disabled some 210 channels it says were used in a coordinated “influence operation” spreading disinformation related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong. However, the company refused to answer any questions on Thursday when asked how use...
01:00, 08/23/2019

'Knewz' Is Krupert Kmurdoch's Kgoogle Knews Kalternative There’s some good knewz for people who don’t mind really dumb names and do believe that big tech has an anti-conservative bias—New Corp has been building an alternative to Google News, tentatively called Knewz.com. Read more......
01:00, 08/23/2019

Stan Lee’s Daughter Claims No One From Marvel or Disney Reached Out After His Death With the arc of Spider-Man’s cinematic future becoming the latest topic of conversation, everyone’s chiming in with their thoughts and opinions about the beef between Marvel Studios and Sony over the character. That includes J.C. Lee, the daughter of...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Barcelona vs Real Betis: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV channel, team news - La Liga 2019-20 preview Barcelona are looking to recover from last weekend's shock defeat to Athletic Bilbao as the Spanish champions host Real Betis at Camp Nou on Sunday night....
01:00, 08/23/2019

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

The Wives Who Made Attila the Hun In 448 AD, Priscus, a Roman diplomat and a Greek historian, and Maximus, the head of the Byzantine embassy, were on a mission by Eastern Roman Emperor Theodosius II to meet with the infamous Attila the Hun ...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Watch: LAFC's Carlos Vela nets possible soccer goal of the year Carlos Vela devastated defenders with his quick and close touch of the soccer ball before scoring a beautiful goal during LAFC's shutout win against the San Jose Earthquakes....
01:26, 08/23/2019

UK rail line becomes first in world to be powered by solar farm Pilot scheme on Network Rail’s Wessex route paves way for solar-powered trainsThe world’s first solar farm to power a railway line directly is due to plug into the track near Aldershot, paving the way for solar-powered trains.From Friday, about 100 s...
01:26, 08/23/2019

The Friends Gang Almost Included an Older Friend to Be There for ‘More Mature’ Viewers With just a month to go until the 25th anniversary of the Friends premiere, fans are gearing up to celebrate a quarter century of kicking it with the Central Perk gang. For viewers, Rachel (Jennifer Aniston), Monica (Courteney Cox), Phoebe (Lisa Kudr...
01:26, 08/23/2019

‘What Do People Want Me to Do? Wear Black Every Day?’: How Child Star JoJo Siwa Built Her Sparkly Empire Upstairs at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, little girls were bouncing in like grounders, but JoJo Siwa knew how to field them. She caught their smartphone cameras in her right hand, scooped in their tiny shoulders with her left. The girls crack...
01:26, 08/23/2019

Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third Test "Jofra Archer\u0027s first five-wicket haul in Test cricket put England in command on a weather-affected opening day of the third Ashes test at Headingley on Thursday as they bowled Australia out for 179."...
01:52, 08/23/2019

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

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

FDA Focuses on Novartis Delay in Reporting Drug-Test Data Manipulation Federal regulators examining test data manipulation for a gene-therapy drug made by Novartis AG are zeroing in on the company’s two-month delay in launching a formal inquiry, according to documents and interviews....
01:52, 08/23/2019

Andrew Yang’s Bipartisan Bet Mr. Yang is no fan of the president. But his coalition includes conservatives who see nonpartisan logic in his message about automation and job loss....
02:13, 08/23/2019

South Korea scraps military intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan South Korea is scrapping its military intelligence-sharing agreement with Japan, the latest escalation in a trade dispute that threatens global supply chains for smartphones and other gadgets....
02:13, 08/23/2019

If I protest in Hong Kong and travel to mainland China, will I be able to come home? In late May, two weeks before the first major anti-extradition bill march in Hong Kong, four high school friends and I took a day trip to the Chinese city of Shenzhen for a birthday celebration....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Indonesia sends 1,000 police to quell protests Protests in Indonesia were sparked by allegations of police brutality after a group of Papuan students were accused of throwing the country's flag into a ditch....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Dem Rep. Tom Malinowski: We need illegal immigrants to 'mow our beautiful lawns' Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-N.J., defended the presence of both legal and illegal immigrants on Tuesday, asking his constituents: "Who do you think is mowing our beautiful lawns?"...
02:13, 08/23/2019

Dem senator hit with bar complaint for ‘openly threatening’ Supreme Court Conservative watchdog Judicial Watch has accused Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., of “openly threatening the U.S. Supreme Court,” in a complaint brought before the Rhode Island Judiciary....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Jeremy Corbyn: I agree with Macron on Brexit Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is in agreement with Emmanuel Macron's stance on Brexit - after the French president insisted the Irish border backstop is "indispensable"....
02:13, 08/23/2019

At 19 hours, it's the world's longest flight. But how will the human body cope? Australian airline Qantas has announced three test flights, with 40 people traveling directly from London or New York to Sydney, to see how the human body copes with 19 solid hours of air travel....
02:13, 08/23/2019

Every Baseball Team Has A "Wet Guy" Now On the first day of May in 2013, in the start that ran his season record to 6-0 and lowered his ERA to 1.01, Clay Buchholz limited the Toronto Blue Jays to five baserunners and no runs over seven innings. It was as good as Buchholz got in a season in...
02:13, 08/23/2019

Kyle Kuzma Demonstrates Beautiful Touch As He Scores On His Own Basket Team USA is down to 13 players, who are all in contention for the final 12-man roster. With the FIBA World Cup just 10 days away, the squad played the first of a two-game exhibition against Australia on Thursday, and won comfortably, 102-86. During t...
02:13, 08/23/2019

Patriots' Patrick Chung Indicted On Cocaine Possession Charge In New Hampshire [Update] New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung might have to make a trip to New Hampshire next Wednesday, as he’s slated to be arraigned on a charge of cocaine possession stemming from June 25....
02:13, 08/23/2019

16 best products under $30 every car owner needs Roadside emergencies happen when you least expect, but these 16 top-rated products under $30 will help ensure that you're ready for anything.       ...
02:13, 08/23/2019

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

This inflatable space habitat was built for comfort, and could travel to Mars Humans are headed back to the Moon and, eventually, Mars, and for space-faring astronauts, luxury is often the last thing on their mind. Still, orbiting the Moon or making a long trip to another world like Mars means dealing with cramped quarters for...
02:39, 08/23/2019

Black Desert brings its MMO action to PS4 PlayStation 4 owners have a new massively multiplayer online role-playing game option. Pearl Abyss announced today that Black Desert is now available on the PS4.Read More...
02:39, 08/23/2019

Army commander suspended for using Auschwitz slogan to encourage recruitment An Army commander has been suspended after he reportedly sent a memo to Army recruiters that included the Nazi motto of the notorious Auschwitz death camp....
02:39, 08/23/2019

Underwater Video Offers New Look at Titanic Wreck The footage, captured by a team from Triton Submarines, showed the deterioration of the R.M.S. Titanic. The company said it was the first such visit in nearly 14 years....
02:39, 08/23/2019

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

Expat Chinese Embrace Freedom---Marching Against Hong Kong Protests Hong Kong’s summer of political unrest is going global. In countries like the U.S., Canada, Australia and the U.K., the sometimes aggressive tactics of Chinese demonstrators rallying to support Beijing risk a backlash in the West and raises questions...
02:39, 08/23/2019

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

‘Black Panther 2’ might be one of the first movies of MCU Phase 5 Marvel a few weeks ago revealed no less than 10 titles that will be part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Phase 4, which will span from May 1st, 2020 to November 5th, 2021. Unlike the previous three phases, the MCU will get a large TV compone...
03:00, 08/23/2019

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

Why Irv Gotti is starring in ‘Growing Up Hip Hop: New York’ The idea for Murder Inc. CEO Irv Gotti to co-star on We TV’s “Growing Up Hip Hop: New York” came from his son, Jonathan “JJ” Wilson Lorenzo — who appears on the upcoming (Aug. 29) season of the series with his father and sister, Angie Pearson. “My fr...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Prasad Reveals Why Rhodes Was Overlooked For Fielding Coach Role MSK Prasad-led selection committee short-listed candidates for various coaching positions with Vikram Rathour, Bharat Arun and R Sridhar on priority list for the role of the team's support staff....
03:26, 08/23/2019

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

Europa League roundup: Celtic and Linfield win; Rangers draw in Poland • Celtic beat AIK 2-0; Rangers draw 0-0 away at Legia Warsaw• Linfield record stunning 3-2 victory over QarabagOdsonne Edouard’s free-kick gave Celtic a two-goal cushion to take to Sweden in their Europa League play-off against AIK. The Frenchman cur...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Dean Smith happy with Aston Villa striker Wesley despite lack of goals | Paul Doyle Manager has seen enough, despite defeats by Bournemouth and Spurs, to be confident Villa will not ‘do a Fulham’To really offend people around Villa Park, just say the F word. After spending at least £127m on 12 players following promotion to the Prem...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Jofra Archer ‘over the moon’ after six-wicket haul in third Ashes Test • Fast bowler’s six for 45 rips apart Australia at Headingley• David Warner salutes Archer’s ‘incredible Test bowling’Jofra Archer was delighted to prove he is more than just pace after a skilful six-wicket showing that sliced through Australia’s bat...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne resigns in wake of "deep state" remarks "If the hors d’oeuvre that was served recently caused the market such indigestion, it is not going to be in shareholder interest for me to be around if and when any main course is served," Byrne wrote to shareholders....
03:26, 08/23/2019

Red Hat Launches OpenShift Service Mesh for hybrid cloud developers To coordinate applications and services in Kubernetes-based hybrid clouds, you need a service mesh network, and Red Hat has blended together several technologies to provide one....
03:26, 08/23/2019

PM Modi Holds Talks With French President Emmanuel Macron Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday held marathon one-on-one meeting during which they reviewed the entire gamut of the dynamic and multi-faceted relationship......
03:26, 08/23/2019

Shrine Symbolises Dalit Struggle: Mamata Banerjee On Ravidas Temple A day after a protest march by Dalits against the demolition of a Ravidas temple in New Delhi turned violent, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday sympathised with the protestors saying......
03:26, 08/23/2019

Trump administration proposes easing privacy rules for addiction history The change is seen as helpful for providers who could, for example, unknowingly prescribe a potentially harmful drug, such as opioids, to a patient with an addiction history....
03:52, 08/23/2019

Identical photons generated 150 million kilometers apart Enlarge / A nearby source of quantum photons. (credit: NOAA) Up until the mid-20th century, light was pretty ordinary. Yes, it was both a particle and a wave, but it didn’t do anything very weird. Then scientists, under-employed after the end of Wo...
04:13, 08/23/2019

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

Deer Lake, N.L., drinking water deemed safe after canal cleanup: report The barrels were discovered in 2016 in the Humber Canal, which provides Deer Lake, N.L.'s water supply, by a concerned resident who filmed the sunken debris on a GoPro camera....
04:13, 08/23/2019

'Veep' creator's 'David Copperfield' film finds distributor Fox Searchlight will distribute Armando Iannucci's "The Personal History of David Copperfield" in North America. The film will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival....
04:39, 08/23/2019

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

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

Rain-hit German GP upsets could be normal in dry F1 races post 2021 The chaotic events of this year's rain-hit German Grand Prix have been tipped to become a more regular occurrence in the dry once Formula 1's planned 2021 overhaul is enacted...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Sir Chris Hoy to drive Colin McRae WRC Subaru ahead of Rally GB Olympic legend, and accomplished racer, Sir Chris Hoy will celebrate his childhood hero by driving Colin McRae's 1996 Subaru Impreza during the build-up to the World Rally Championship's Rally GB...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Where's Luke? Who's Keri Russell playing? Every 'Star Wars' question we need answered at D23 D23, Disney's fan convention, arrives this weekend with a new look at 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.' Here's what you need to know.        ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

P!nk apparently read Kanye the riot act after his Taylor Swift interruption at the 2009 VMAs For better or worse, Kanye West’s interruption of Taylor Swift at the 2009 VMAs has become a tone-setting snapshot of the last decade of pop culture (not to mention its parallels to modern social media). Enough so, in fact, that Billboard ran an oral...
05:13, 08/23/2019

If you thought we'd never fit Hotel Transylvania and "penis cake" into the same headline, you were wrong God bless Miley Cyrus for making all of our non-eternal-Hemsworth-matrimony-based dreams come true today, as the singer-songwriter finally allowed us to combine the worlds of Hotel Transylvania coverage and genital-shaped baking into a single, compac...
05:13, 08/23/2019

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

The Coast HP7R Flashlight Kept Me Safe From Skunks I wouldn’t blame you if you rolled your eyes after I told you that I had found the most fantastic flashlight (the COAST HP7R.) And I certainly wouldn’t blame you if you thought all flashlights were basically the same. In fact, I thought the same thin...
05:13, 08/23/2019

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

You Probably Don't Know Your Credit Card's Interest Rate Think about the credit cards in your wallet right now. Can you rattle off the rewards you earn for each of them? What about the interest rates: Can you list those? Turns out, 38% of us don’t know the interest rates for our credit cards, according to ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

New York's George Washington Bridge closed due to bomb threat: mayor The George Washington Bridge in New York, one of the most heavily used spans in the world, was closed on Thursday night due to a bomb threat, authorities said....
05:39, 08/23/2019

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

U.S. judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit over Puerto Rico pension law A lawsuit filed by Puerto Rico's financial oversight board over a new pension and healthcare funding law will move forward after a federal judge on Thursday denied the U.S. commonwealth's motion to dismiss the case....
05:39, 08/23/2019

Democratic voters in New Hampshire blame climate change for economic woes The 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls flocking to the first-in-the-nation primary state of New Hampshire could encounter voters who claim they are feeling the effects of climate change in their pocketbooks -- as they seek to woo Democrats who cou...
05:39, 08/23/2019

Source: Ruiz agrees to bout in Saudi Arabia Unified heavyweight world titleholder Andy Ruiz Jr. has agreed to go to Saudi Arabia to face Anthony Joshua in their much-anticipated rematch, a source with direct knowledge of the discussions told ESPN on Thursday....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Carson Wentz was burdened and in pain. Here's how he left that behind The Eagles QB, who signed an extension this spring, begins Year 4 rejuvenated. Yet the shadows of multiple injuries, critical comments and Nick Foles linger....
06:00, 08/23/2019

What Little Leaguers REALLY think about today's MLB From the home run explosion to extended safety netting to ... the New York Yankees, we hit Williamsport to get the next generation's take on baseball's hot-button issues....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO Resigns After Unusual Message About ‘Deep State’ (Bloomberg) –– Patrick Byrne, the flamboyant entrepreneur who has run Overstock.com for two decades, resigned from his role as chief executive officer after bewildering investors last week with claims about entanglements with the “D...
06:00, 08/23/2019

Why Kristen Bell Is Feeling Extra Grateful After Her Daughter's Emergency Room Visit Kristen Bell is looking on the bright side after a recent hospital visit. The Veronica Mars star took to Instagram with details from her daughter's first emergency room visit, which......
06:00, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift's "Lover" Music Video Is the Most Romantic Thing You Will Watch Today Can we always have live streams be this special forever and ever? Just hours after shutting down New York City's Central Park to perform on Good Morning America, Taylor Swift......
06:00, 08/23/2019

Mysterious medieval skeleton at Prague Castle reveals its secrets Archaeologists are shedding new light on a mysterious medieval skeleton that was discovered buried with a sword, ax and knives at Prague Castle during the 1920s....
06:26, 08/23/2019

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

'We must defend our city': A day in the life of a Hong Kong protester As demonstrations entered their 11th week, the Guardian shadowed a protester for the day at a major anti-government rally banned by the police It is noon on a muggy August day in Hong Kong. Patrick Wong*, 20, has just eaten a breakfast of instant noo...
07:13, 08/23/2019

'Go old man, go!' Mobility scooter fugitive evades police in low-speed chase The speeding double amputee in New Zealand says he didn’t have time to stop because he needed to get his tea readyNew Zealand police embarked on what may be the world’s slowest chase while attempting to stop a man fleeing them on a mobility scooter.T...
07:13, 08/23/2019

There is no justifying the Brett Gardner defenders Two psychiatrists pass in the hall. One says, “Good morning.” The other says to himself, “I wonder what he meant by that.” Old gag. Yet, those raised on practicality were led to believe that 2 plus 2 equals 4. Now? Well, it’s like “good morning” — it...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Jets already were planning for Brandon Copeland suspension Jets coach Adam Gase is dealing with the loss of another player after the NFL handed down a four-game suspension to linebacker Brandon Copeland this week. Gase and the team have known this was a possibility and have been rotating players at outside l...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Panthers QB Cam Newton exits game with foot injury FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night’s exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. The team announced that he would not return. The 2015 NFL MVP was playing for the fi...
07:13, 08/23/2019

It’s still Federer-Nadal-Djokovic versus the field in US Open Andy Roddick says he “wonders” sometimes if he retired too soon seven years ago at age 30. After all, he’s seen the “Big 3’’ continue their excellence well into their 30s. But then Roddick returns to reality. He realizes this trio — Roger Federer, No...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Crotchety Rockies Broadcasters Wish Harm On Idiot On The Field An idiot ran out onto the field during the second inning of Thursday night’s Rockies-Cardinals game in St. Louis. An army of security personnel briefly chased the goof around the outfield and then the infield. The crowd ate it up; the batter had a ch...
07:39, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end "white terror" The Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions on Friday called on Cathay Pacific to put an end to what it described as "white terror", following the dismissal of Rebecca Sy, the head of Cathay Dragon's Airlines Flight Attendants' Association....
07:39, 08/23/2019

U.S. EXIM Bank seeks vote on $5 bln loan to Mozambique LNG project The U.S. Export-Import Bank said on Thursday its board intends to vote on a $5 billion direct loan for the development of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Mozambique, the bank's biggest export financing deal in years....
07:39, 08/23/2019

Injury forces Panthers QB Cam Newton out of preseason game Quarterback Cam Newton sustained a foot injury and did not return to the Carolina Panthers' preseason game against the New England Patriots Thursday in Foxborough, Mass....
07:39, 08/23/2019

48 pounds of cocaine found in banana boxes at Washington grocery store Employees at a Washington state grocery store found $550,000 worth of cocaine hidden in boxes of bananas meant for sale, local law enforcement officials said Thursday....
08:00, 08/23/2019

How new Dodgers’ voice is thriving in shadow of Vin Scully The Dodgers have made Joe Davis’ impossible job a manageable one. Davis had the unenviable task of stepping into the booth Vin Scully occupied for 67 years as the legendary voice of the Dodgers — first in Brooklyn, then in Los Angeles. Since Davis to...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong court extends restrictions on airport protesters: state TV Hong Kong's High Court on Friday extended an order restricting protesters at the city's international airport, according to Chinese state broadcaster CCTV....
08:26, 08/23/2019

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

Bolsonaro says criticism over Amazon interferes with Brazil's sovereignty Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said in a Facebook live broadcast on Thursday that countries that give money to preserve the Amazon rainforest do not do it for charity, but to "interfere with our sovereignty."...
08:26, 08/23/2019

OnePlus TV with 55-inch QLED screen confirmed to launch in India The next product out of OnePlus' stable is the much anticipated OnePlus TV. The smart TV is due out sometime in September next month and will be unveiled exclusively in India, before it makes its way to other markets. Following this, Amazon...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Google is reportedly working on a Nest Mini smart speaker that boasts big sound The (re)absorption of smart home device manufacturer Nest by Google in 2018 has resulted in the rebranding of Google's smart speakers, starting with the awkwardly named Google Nest Hub Max. But according to 9to5Google, the big brother to th...
08:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

Good nature: citizen science trips and holidays in the UK Passionate about wildlife and nature? These surveys and activities offer volunteers a close-up of our fauna and flora while helping to safeguard the environmentForestry England’s Big Forest Find is the country’s largest survey of forest wildlife. Vol...
08:52, 08/23/2019

P Chidambaram, In CBI Custody, May Get Supreme Court Hearing Today Former Union Minister P Chidambaram's petition challenging the rejection of his request for protection from arrest in the INX Media case will be heard by the Supreme Court today. The Delhi High Court......
08:52, 08/23/2019

Under Flagship Nutrition Scheme, UP Schoolchildren Seen Eating Roti-Salt About 100 students who study in Classes 1 to 8 in a government school in eastern Uttar Pradesh's Mirzapur district were filmed eating rotis and salt as their mid-day meal, under a flagship central......
08:52, 08/23/2019

Disappointing jobs numbers may make it easier for Trump to get interest rate cut This is not going to make President Trump happy. But it might make it easier for him to get an interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve. The Bureau of Labor Statistics Wednesday said there were actually 20 percent fewer jobs created in a one-year p...
09:13, 08/23/2019

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

Apparently, Facebook Had to Crack Down On Major Pro-Trump Advertiser. But That's Not the Weird Bit... Facebook banned the second-largest supplier of pro-Trump ads on its platform, the Epoch Times, after the group tried to sneak thousands of ads past its review system, according to an NBC report Thursday.Read more......
09:39, 08/23/2019

Feels Fair That People Who Quit Trump’s Golf Club Will Probably Only See a Refund in the Afterlife Since Donald Trump was inaugurated, at least three golfers have quit their memberships at Trump National Doral in southern Florida. But according to the Miami Herald, those former members will probably never get their deposits back in this lifetime....
10:00, 08/23/2019

Amazon fires turn political as Brazil's president calls out France's Macron French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday took to Twitter to urge countries from around the world to respond to the massive fires in the Amazon, but his remarks were met with hostility by Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro, who essentially warned M...
10:00, 08/23/2019

| McGregor sorry for 'unacceptable' pub attack Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor has apologised for his attack on an older man in a Dublin bar which was captured on video before going viral last week....
10:26, 08/23/2019

Trump's ex-spokeswoman Sarah Sanders heads to Fox News Former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders is to join Donald Trump's favorite news outlet, Fox News. While spokeswoman, she was known for her quarrels with reporters and an uneasy relationship with the truth....
10:26, 08/23/2019

Giraffes Move Closer to Endangered Species List as Nations Move to Regulate Trade of Body Parts (GENEVA) — Nations around the world moved Thursday to protect giraffes as an endangered species for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and scowls from some sub-Saharan African nations. Thursday’s vote by a key committee ...
10:52, 08/23/2019

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

Jeffrey Epstein signed new will to shield $577m fortune days before death Financier created trust fund in new will two days before suicideExperts say prying open fund will be difficult for accusersThe will that disgraced financier and sex offender Jeffrey Epstein signed just two days before his jailhouse suicide puts more ...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Bona-fried success: how Popeyes' new chicken sandwich conquered America The chicken chain’s latest offering has been selling out and earning hoards of fans. What inspired the obsession? Popeyes’ new chicken sandwich is a bona fide, boneless fried phenomenon.The fried chicken chain’s new offering has become America’s must...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Jawline: behind the social media documentary about short-lived fame In a compelling new film, a 16-year-old small town boy becomes a star thanks to livestreaming and an ever-changing new world opens upSometime between 2016 and 2017 – a distinct period, if you follow the rapid hot and colds of social media platforms –...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Deforestation When it comes to saving the world’s rainforests, governments can make a big difference, and fast. Take Indonesia, which in 2012 surpassed Brazil as the world’s leader in tropical rainforest destruction. In 2017, it engineered a 60 percent drop in tre...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Sen. Sanders unveils $16 trillion climate plan Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a 16 trillion dollar climate plan Thursday that builds on the Green New Deal. It calls for the US to move to renewable energy across the economy by 2050. (Aug. 22)     ...
11:13, 08/23/2019

Disney+ docu-series will focus on the people behind its movies and parks Disney+ will have access to Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Fox's impressive film library, but it needs a wide variety of other content to compete with Netflix's endless scroll. The entertainment giant has dropped a clue at what we can expect to ...
11:39, 08/23/2019

'Fortnite' finally nerfs the hated B.R.U.T.E. mechs With the debut of Fortnite season X a few weeks ago, Epic Games added some superpowered B.R.U.T.E. mech suits to its battle royale game. According to the company, its mechs were intended to help level the playing field, but many high-level and even m...
11:39, 08/23/2019

After a year of Epic Games exclusivity, ‘Hades’ heads to Steam Early Access Hades, the next game from Bastion and Pyre developer Supergiant Games, is coming to Steam Early Access on December 10. The game has been available in early access on the Epic Games Store since December of last year....
11:39, 08/23/2019

Canada bans Hong Kong consulate staff from travelling outside city after British worker detained in China It comes as the Chinese government announced that British Consulate employee Simon Cheng Man-kit has been held in neighbouring mainland city of Shenzhen...
11:39, 08/23/2019

With Amazon Rain Forest Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
11:39, 08/23/2019

A Hong Kong ‘Troublemaker’ With a Clean Conscience Jimmy Lai, alone among the territory’s elite, supports the protests and refuses to pay even token obeisance to Beijing, which calls him a “black hand” and a C.I.A. agent....
11:39, 08/23/2019

Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko – The Overthinking Game Canelo is left in the past tense as Golovkin and Derevyanchenko face off for the first time, writes Jack Hirsch The post Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko – The Overthinking Game appeared first on Boxing News....
12:00, 08/23/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, third Test day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at HeadingleyJofra Archer ‘over the moon’ after six-wicket haulAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 10.54am BST Big day for James Pattinson this. Rested at Lord's to stay fresh for this game, pitch could well h...
12:00, 08/23/2019

Jim Mallinder leaves England role to become Scotland performance director ‘This was an opportunity that I couldn’t refuse,’ says MallinderMallinder will work across Scotland’s men’s and women’s teamsJim Mallinder will join the Scottish Rugby Union as its new performance director. The 53-year-old had been working with the R...
12:00, 08/23/2019

| US man with gun cache charged for threatening to shoot up hotel A US man with a large home arsenal was charged Thursday for allegedly threatening to open fire at a Los Angeles hotel, as the United States reels from recent mass shootings....
12:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Huawei says impact of U.S. trade restrictions less than feared Chinese smartphone maker Huawei Technologies said on Friday its business has been less impacted by U.S. trade restrictions than the company had initially feared and it is "fully prepared" to live and work with U.S. sanctions....
12:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 3-Hong Kong unions urge Cathay Pacific to end "white terror" Cathay Pacific Airways , which is caught in the crosswinds between authorities in Beijing and anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, must put an end to "all forms of white terror", trade unions in the Chinese-ruled city said on Friday....
12:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Trafigura takes stake in Frontline in $675 mln tanker deal Frontline has agreed to buy 10 Suezmax oil tankers from Trafigura in a cash and share deal worth up to $675 million which will make the Geneva-based trading firm a large shareholder in the shipping group....
12:00, 08/23/2019

Jofra Archer arrival means Joe Root now has two men for the big occasion When, in the hour after tea yesterday, Australia feasted on poor English bowling to score 79 runs in 13 overs, it did not feel like too much of an exaggeration to suggest the Ashes were slipping away....
12:00, 08/23/2019

Australia Rugby World Cup squad: David Pocock and uncapped Jordan Petaia included by Michael Cheika Australia have named their squad to compete at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with David Pocock included by head coach Michael Cheika despite his recent injury problems....
12:00, 08/23/2019

Qantas tests 19-hour direct flights from UK and US to Sydney Three flights scheduled on new Boeing 787-9 as airline looks at introducing route in 2022Qantas is to test non-stop direct flights from London to Sydney to see whether passengers and crew can tolerate what would be the world’s longest commercial flig...
12:00, 08/23/2019

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

Get the gun stocks out! ESG investing can get messy for socially conscious investors Gun stocks snuck into a Vanguard ESG fund by accident, highlighting the pitfalls of the growing trend of investing in socially responsible companies.       ...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Pakistan to UNICEF: Drop Priyanka Chopra Pakistan has demanded that Indian actress Priyanka Chopra be stripped of her UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador role, saying that her "support for war" and the Indian government amid heightened tensions in the disputed region of Kashmir make a "mockery" of t...
12:52, 08/23/2019

Asian markets edge higher before Powell's speech Asian markets mostly moved cautiously higher Friday as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's speech for clues on whether the US central bank will cut interest rates in the future....
12:52, 08/23/2019

Zarco's KTM plight reminds Rossi of his Ducati MotoGP misery Valentino Rossi says he can sympathise with Johann Zarco's decision to quit KTM after one MotoGP season, as the situation reminds him of his own struggles at Ducati...
12:52, 08/23/2019

Silverstone MotoGP: Quartararo sets searing pace in first practice Fabio Quartararo was fastest by a dominant margin in first British Grand Prix practice at Silverstone, while fellow Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales crashed and Jorge Lorenzo returned to MotoGP action...
12:52, 08/23/2019

|Q&A:What'sbehindtherand'sseverewobbles? Alwyn Van der Merwe, director of investments at Sanlam Private Wealth weighs in on what's knocking down the rand and if there could be relief in the future....
13:13, 08/23/2019

|MarketsLIVE:OilheadsforsecondweeklyincreasebeforeFedchair’sspeech Oil headed for a second weekly gain as traders awaited guidance from the Federal Reserve on whether the US will ease monetary policy to shore up economic growth....
13:13, 08/23/2019

|StandardBankseesitswestAfricangrowthtakingofffrom2020 Standard Bank expects its investment into French-speaking West African countries to start taking off once its Ivory Coast business becomes established and Senegal becomes operational....
13:13, 08/23/2019

HHS proposal gives doctors access to patients' addiction records The Trump administration has proposed a plan to tackle the opioid epidemic by allowing doctors to enter substance abuse treatment into a patient's medical history....
13:13, 08/23/2019

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

Source: Left ankle sprain for Panthers' Newton Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's preseason game against New England in the first quarter with what a league source told ESPN is a sprained left ankle....
13:13, 08/23/2019

Primoz Roglic leads Jumbo-Visma’s challenge to Ineos at Vuelta a España • Dutch team buoyed by summer signing of Tom Dumoulin• Nairo Quintana also among favourites on mountainous routeAs the Vuelta a España celebrates its 25th edition since its move from April to September, there is no debate about the success of a shift...
13:39, 08/23/2019

Orlando Bloom on his helicopter proposal to Katy Perry: Where can you 'do this privately?' Orlando Bloom, who proposed to Katy Perry on a helicopter, seeks alignment with her. "I've been married and divorced and I don't want to do it again."        ...
13:39, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Tesla in advanced talks with LG Chem on battery supply in China-source U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem Ltd to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai plant, a person familiar with the matter said....
13:39, 08/23/2019

Trump to square off in court with House Democrats over financial records U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to ask a federal judge on Friday to block Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp from handing the financial records of the Trump family and Trump Organization to Democratic lawmakers....
13:39, 08/23/2019

U.S. House lawmakers ask regulators to scrutinize bank cloud providers Two U.S. lawmakers have called on a top financial regulatory panel to consider direct oversight of the cloud services big tech companies provide to banks, saying they have become a critical component of the global financial system....
13:39, 08/23/2019

Huawei Launches 'World's Most Powerful AI Processor', Ascend 910 Huawei on Friday launched what it is calling world's most powerful artificial intelligence (AI) processor -- the Ascend 910 -- along with an all-scenario AI computing framework called MindSpore....
14:00, 08/23/2019

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

Instagram's New Fact-Checking Tool May Have Limited Impact on Disinformation Researchers worry that a new feature giving Instagram users the power to flag false news on the platform won't do much to head off efforts to use disinformation to sow political discord in 2020....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Pitbull owner charged with murder after dog fatally mauls 9-year-old girl A Detroit man’s three pitbulls escaped from his yard and mauled a 9-year-old girl to death this week — and the owner was charged with the girl’s murder on Thursday, authorities said. Wayne County Prosecutors claim Pierre Cleveland, ...
14:00, 08/23/2019

These 10 Google Calendar Tips Will Make You the Master of Your Schedule No one enjoys being late to anything, be it a meeting, date, or your friend’s first improv performance. That’s where the humble calendar comes into play. Like all calendars, Google Calendar is, ostensibly, supposed to keep you on track a...
14:00, 08/23/2019

|Northampostsrecordoperatingprofitinfull-yearearnings Northam Platinum has reported a record operating profit of R2.4bn for the full year to the end of June - up from R823m - representing an increase of 192.7% from the previous year....
14:26, 08/23/2019

Shares in Peppa Pig owner rise past Hasbro offer Peppa Pig-owner Entertainment One's shares rose more than 30% to a record high on Friday, surpassing the price agreed by the company's board with U.S. toy maker Hasbro Inc in a sign that investors see some chance of a counter offer....
14:26, 08/23/2019

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

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Why More People Should Be Watchin Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Why More People Should Be Watching The Expanse • My Top 50 Games Of The 2010's: Part One - 50 to 31 • Days Of Comics Past: X-Men Issues 27 through 31 • Playing Magic: The Gatherin...
14:26, 08/23/2019

Custom Toys and Figures Made for Wasteland Nightmares Cute toys made terrifying. Traditional Japanese motifs reworked on rusted robots. The world of Fallout brought to life. This is the work of toy and figure modder Y_Nakajima....
14:26, 08/23/2019

Pompeo says the US message on Huawei is clear. Trump's words say otherwise The Secretary of State says Huawei's CFO, who faces extradition to the U.S., is not a bargaining chip in the trade war. That's not what Trump says....
14:26, 08/23/2019

Guidemaster: The best keyboards, mice, and more for your gaming PC Enlarge / So many fingers have been typing and clicking in the name of journalism... (credit: Valentina Palladino) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and...
14:52, 08/23/2019

WADA suspends India's anti-doping lab The World Anti-Doping Agency has suspended India's drug-testing laboratory for six months, saying its analysis isn't up to scratch       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Sun Wen appointed China football vice president Former FIFA female player of the year Sun Wen has been elected a vice president of the Chinese Football Association as China seeks to revamp its lagging national program       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Little Leaguers design cleats for MLB stars Players in the Little League World Series designed cleats for some stars to wear for MLB Players' Weekend.       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift Releases ‘Lover’ the Old-Fashioned Way The pop star’s 18-track, seventh studio album is out now, featuring the Dixie Chicks, St. Vincent and production by her go-to collaborator Jack Antonoff....
14:52, 08/23/2019

Sensex Jumps Over 700 Points From Day's Low As Markets Off 6-Month Trough Domestic stock markets recovered early losses to register sharp gains on Friday afternoon, rebounding from near six-month lows, as buying emerged in metal and energy stocks while IT stocks......
14:52, 08/23/2019

Sensex Falls 371 Points, Nifty Below 10,650 As Markets Hit 6-Month Low Extending their losing streak for a fourth day running, domestic stock markets started Friday's session on a negative note amid a selloff across most sectors and lacklustre trade in Asian peers. The......
14:52, 08/23/2019

Toyota plans self-driving escort for Olympic torch and marathon The vehicle is part of the automaker’s wider Olympic transport plans that also include self-driving shuttles and personal mobility devices such as scooters....
15:13, 08/23/2019

Gamescom 2019 made me believe in ray tracing again Back at Gamescom 2018, when Nvidia came on stage and unveiled its Turing graphics cards, I admittedly got sucked into the marketing. When Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang started demoing the real-time ray tracing that these cards could pull off, my mind autom...
15:13, 08/23/2019

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

Microsoft admits the Windows 10 Your Phone app works best with Samsung Galaxy Note 10 The Your Phone app in Windows 10 is a handy tool for connecting smartphones up to the operating system, allowing you to view and reply to messages, but Microsoft has now admitted that to get the most out of the app, you’ll need to have the new...
15:13, 08/23/2019

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

Rise to the challenge: the essential kitchen kit for Great British Bake Off fans as the hit series returns tonight Aprons at the ready – the new series of The Great British Bake Off is set to return to our screens at the end of this month. Here's everything you need to get that infamous "well done" handshake from Paul Hollywood......
15:39, 08/23/2019

David Koch, billionaire philanthropist and prolific GOP donor, dead at 79 David Koch, the billionaire chairman and CEO of Koch Industries who, along with his brother, was one of the most prolific and controversial GOP donors in politics, has died, the family confirmed in a news release Friday morning. He was 79....
16:00, 08/23/2019

Fed's Bullard says Fed should continue to ease monetary policy - CNBC The U.S. Federal Reserve should continue to ease monetary policy because of the Treasury yield curve, which recently inverted again, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard said on Friday....
16:26, 08/23/2019

RPT-Japan's biggest asset manager to expand into U.S. market -CEO Japan's biggest asset manager plans to expand into the United States for the first time as part of efforts to win more money from overseas clients, its chief executive told Reuters....
16:26, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-SoftBank-backed Oyo, known for budget stays, to rebrand Hooters hotel in Vegas SoftBank Group Corp-backed Indian hospitality startup Oyo will rebrand Hooters Casino Hotel in Las Vegas in a deal that a source with knowledge of the matter said was worth $135 million....
16:26, 08/23/2019

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

Dolphins coach Brian Flores says playing Jay-Z songs during practice meant to 'challenge' Kenny Stills Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores wanted to 'challenge' receiver Kenny Stills by playing eight consecutive Jay-Z songs during a recent practice.       ...
16:26, 08/23/2019

Rail line in Hampshire is world's first to be powered by solar farm Pilot scheme on Network Rail’s Wessex route could pave way for direct powering of trainsThe world’s first solar farm to power a railway line directly is due to plug into the track near Aldershot, paving the way for solar-powered trains.From Friday, a...
16:26, 08/23/2019

7 Dope Items From Lil Wayne x American Eagle's Young Money Collection We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
16:52, 08/23/2019

What to Know About Virginia Woolf’s Love Affair With Vita Sackville-West “I am reduced to a thing that wants Virginia…It is incredible how essential to me you have become,” wrote Vita Sackville-West to the novelist Virginia Woolf in 1926. A popular writer herself, Sackville-West was proclaiming her love ...
17:13, 08/23/2019

'So far from what we expect' - Pochettino on Lo Celso fitness "Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says that new signing Giovani Lo Celso\u0027s fitness is \"so far away\" from the level required to play Premier League football."...
17:13, 08/23/2019

G7 leaders take in dim economic outlook as global growth sputters, trade war looms Factories are slumping, many businesses are paralyzed, global growth is sputtering and the world's two mightiest economies are in the grip of a dangerous trade war....
17:13, 08/23/2019

Mexico president says new oil contracts depend on output, investment Mexico's president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday that no new oil and gas contracts will be awarded to private firms if companies already awarded contracts do not produce crude or invest....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Here's why you might want to rethink getting an adjustable rate mortgage With recessionary fears causing longer-term interest rates to hover near or below short-term rates, the advantage that typically comes with adjustable-rate mortgages has shrunk — or entirely disappeared — at some lenders....
17:39, 08/23/2019

U.S. rates futures gain on China's tariff, Fed's Bullard U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday, erasing their earlier losses after China announced retaliatory tariffs on about $75 billion of U.S. imports, rekindling bets the trade war between the......
17:39, 08/23/2019

Canadian single dad faces human rights complaint for asking about babysitter’s gender A single father in Canada may have violated his province's human rights act by asking about the gender and age of a potential babysitter, according to a lawsuit....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Strong winds sweep restaurant employees off their feet during storm Zach Balogh and his roommate were sitting in their living room in Clemson, South Carolina, as winds started to howl when they heard the piercing beeps and buzzes of storm alerts....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoon at the White House....
17:39, 08/23/2019

China Hits Back At U.S. With 25 Percent Duty On American-Made Cars American-made cars are getting slapped with a tariff in China, Porsche mulls bringing entertainment to the Taycan, a Volkswagen recall and more await you in The Morning Shift for Friday, Aug. 23, 2019....
17:39, 08/23/2019

REI's Labor Day Sale Includes Over 13,000 Deals On the Best Outdoor Brands REI’s Labor Day Sale is always one of the company’s biggest sales of the year. In fact, you could think of it as REI’s Black Friday, since the brand famously opts out of the post-Thanksgiving deal bacchanal. So get over there before all the good stuf...
17:39, 08/23/2019

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

These smart shorts tell you how to improve your workout Wearable technology has made big strides in recent years, from fitness trackers and smartwatches to shoes that vibrate to give you directions, tops that soak up air pollution, and a jacket that doubles as a solar-powered phone charger. Levi's and Tom...
18:00, 08/23/2019

Scientists discover 2nd alien planet around star Beta Pictoris — and it's huge The solar system around a star called Beta Pictoris was already a pretty interesting place, with a large planet scientists have actually seen and a huge amount of rubble flying around....
18:00, 08/23/2019

UEFA punishes Rangers for sectarian chants by fans UEFA has punished Rangers for fans' sectarian chants by ordering part of the stadium closed for a Europa League playoff next week       ...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Best shots of flyovers at sporting events One of the coolest parts of major sporting events are the flyovers. Here's some of the best pics of our military aircraft flying high above stadiums.       ...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Video: The worst Formula 1 cars to win grands prix The outright dominance of this year's Mercedes Formula 1 car has made it difficult to bet against when it comes to taking grand prix victories in 2019...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Stanaway regrets trying to race through neck injury Richie Stanaway has put his lengthy stint on the Supercars sidelines down to a costly decision to try and race through his neck injury at Winton back in May...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Leonardo DiCaprio, other celebrities share old, inaccurate photos of Amazon wildfires As the world focuses its attention on the crisis of fires engulfing the Amazon rainforest in Brazil, some celebrities trying to raise awareness are sharing false or misleading images....
18:26, 08/23/2019

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

China Vows Tariff Retaliation. Trump Fires Back. Stocks Tumble. Stocks fell after Beijing said it would answer the next round of tariffs on Chinese goods by increasing tariffs on American imports. Soon after, President Trump took to Twitter....
18:52, 08/23/2019

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

Syndergaard lowers boom on Indians over social media New York Mets righthander Noah Syndergaard shut down the Cleveland Indians on the field Thursday night and again over social media a few hours later....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Russia's Kuznetsov gets four-year IIHF ban after cocaine test The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) said on Friday it had suspended Russian national team player Evgeny Kuznetsov for four years for testing positive for cocaine....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Dolphins' Flores taunts activist/WR Stills with Jay-Z playlist Brian Flores decided to pump up the volume on wide receiver Kenny Stills' disdain for Jay-Z with a practice playlist the Miami Dolphins' head coach said was intended to challenge the veteran receiver to perform under pressure....
18:52, 08/23/2019

No One Can Tell Tomi Lahren She's Too Racist to Have Her Own Shitty Line of Pro-Gun Athleisure Tomi Lahren is here to tell you: Just because you’re a BIGOT doesn’t mean you can’t have BIG DREAMS, like launching your own shitty line of America-themed athleisure with a company founded on letting you jam a gun in your yoga pants....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Trump Brain Status: Moo Goo Gai Pan Here’s a real stumper for you from Donald Trump. Who is our bigger “enemy”: Jerome Powell, the man Trump handpicked to run the Federal Reserve, or Chinese President Xi Jinping?...
18:52, 08/23/2019

American sprint star Christian Coleman could face ban over missed drug tests: reports American star sprinter Christian Coleman reportedly might not make it to next summer’s Olympic Games after an investigation was launched into his allegedly missing three drug tests....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Powell signals the Fed will cut interest rates again as soon as next month Fed Chairman Jerome Powell signaled the Fed will cut rates again as soon as next month. He cited the US trade war with China and global turbulence       ...
19:13, 08/23/2019

Trump’s disastrous China trade war could make a recession unavoidable We're going to have a recession sooner or later. But Trump's trade war hurts the economy, and his tax cut ideas won't help. Here's what we should do.       ...
19:13, 08/23/2019

Lindsey Vonn Is Engaged to P.K. Subban Lindsey Vonn is skiing toward the aisle because she's engaged! The retired Olympic alpine ski racer is engaged to her ice hockey beau, P.K. Subban, his rep confirmed to E! News. The......
19:13, 08/23/2019

Dua Lipa Turns 24 and Gets a Birthday Kiss From Anwar Hadid Happy birthday, Dua Lipa! The singer turned 24 years old on Thursday and celebrated her big day with Anwar Hadid. The festivities started in the morning with the 20-year-old......
19:13, 08/23/2019

Chef Ben Returns to Below Deck Mediterranean, But Is Everybody Happy to See Him? He's back! "Oh god, that face." Yep, Chef Ben Robinson is back. E! News has your exclusive sneak peek at Below Deck Mediterranean featuring the return of the......
19:13, 08/23/2019

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

Pete Buttigieg unveils mental health plan that includes $100B investment Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled a mental health care plan Friday that includes dedicating $100 billion to a community innovation grant program....
19:13, 08/23/2019

The solution to post-vacation blues They're the dreaded post-vacation blues, when reality settles back in after a fabulous, dreamlike holiday. CNN Travel's "Ask the Editor" feature tells you the best way to beat them....
19:13, 08/23/2019

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

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

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and libertarian political activist, dies at 79 The Koch brothers financed one of the most influential political networks in the modern era. David Koch's net worth was estimated at $42 billion....
19:39, 08/23/2019

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

Hong Kong Protesters Form Human Chains in Latest Opposition Tactic Thousands of Hong Kong protesters of all ages and backgrounds embarked on a new and peaceful way to get their message across to the world—they held hands....
19:39, 08/23/2019

Wildfires and Floods Push Russia to Revise Its Stance on Climate Change A double blow of floods and wildfires in Russia this summer is injecting fresh urgency into rethinking the country’s usually skeptical stance toward the dangers posed by climate change....
19:39, 08/23/2019

World Leaders’ G7 Expectations: A Nice Chat, Some Good Wine, No Unity With Trump America’s closest allies meet this weekend and have all but given up on producing the kind of consensus about global issues that has been the summit’s hallmark for decades....
19:39, 08/23/2019

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

Premier League head defends VAR tech and tells fans to 'live with it' The head of the Premier League's new video assistant referee (VAR) system has defended the controversial technology - telling Sky News "it's definitely here to stay"....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Florida executes man convicted of killing gay men during crime spree in 1994 A man convicted of targeting three gay men who had befriended him before he bludgeoned and suffocated them during an eight-month crime spree in 1994 was executed in Florida on Thursday night, officials said....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Ray Connor: Tributes to British man killed in 30ft plunge while working on billionaire Ineos founder's yacht Tributes were today paid to a British man working on billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe's yacht after he reportedly fell to his death during a session of the free-running sport parkour....
20:00, 08/23/2019

China will retaliate with tariffs on $75 billion more of US goods and resume auto duties China says the new tariffs will begin Sept. 1 and Dec. 15. That's when President Trump's latest tariffs on Chinese goods are to take effect....
20:00, 08/23/2019

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

Trump makes Russia’s readmission the issue at G-7 summit TRUMP MAKES RUSSIA THE ISSUE AT G-7: As President Trump heads to the French seaside resort of Biarritz for the annual gathering of the Group of Seven nations, he’s managed to put Russia at the center of meetings that are designed to be focused on tra...
20:00, 08/23/2019

Deutsche Bank to pay $16m to settle US ‘princelings’ case Regulator had said it corruptly hired unqualified relatives of foreign officials to win businessDeutsche Bank has agreed to pay a $16m (£13m) fine to US authorities overallegations that it hired unqualified relatives of powerful Russian and Chinese g...
20:00, 08/23/2019

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

M5 traffic: live news updates News 23 Aug, 2019 Live traffic updates for the M5 and M5 junctions, plus real-time reports on travel accidents, roadworks, snow and other delays...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept breaks two Nurburgring lap records News 23 Aug, 2019 The Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept is now the fastest four door car and fastest front-wheel drive car to lap the Nurburgring...
20:26, 08/23/2019

New 2021 Mercedes C-Class prepares for evolution News 23 Aug, 2019 New Mercedes C-Class saloon to arrive in 2021 with hybrid tech throughout the range, and our exclusive images preview how it could look...
20:26, 08/23/2019

New 2020 Porsche Taycan interior revealed News 23 Aug, 2019 The interior of the all-electric Porsche Taycan has been unveiled ahead of the car’s launch at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show...
20:26, 08/23/2019

The Indian Government Insists All Is Well in Kashmir. But As the Communications Shutdown Continues, Its Citizens Are Struggling to Reach the Outside World As I write this piece for TIME, I’m standing furtively amid a clump of tall, itchy weeds behind an office in the outskirts of Jammu, a city in northern India. Dozens of mosquitoes are landing on my arms, neck and feet to enjoy an evening meal o...
20:26, 08/23/2019

China Announces New Tariffs on $75 Billion in U.S. Goods (BEIJING) — China on Friday announced tariff hikes on $75 billion of U.S. products in retaliation for President Donald Trump’s latest planned increase, deepening a conflict over trade and technology that threatens to tip a weakening globa...
20:26, 08/23/2019

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

Watch This Heartrending Short Film About How to Pack a Suitcase Learn how to efficiently pack a suitcase, and maybe cry while you’re at it. This touching stop-motion short, based on a piece of flash fiction by author Ron Koertge, is about family and loss and how to fit everything into your luggage....
20:26, 08/23/2019

Everything You Need to Survive Back-to-School Season My son starts third grade next week, and this is the first year where instead of being all, “Yay for friends and learning!” he’s more like, “yeah, school, great.” I can understand how he feels. He’s got nine months of work ahead of him and dude would...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Watch: Cardinals beat Rockies with trio of two-run homers Marcell Ozuna, Paul DeJong and Dexter Fowler each recorded two-run homers for the St. Louis Cardinals only runs in a win against the Colorado Rockies at Busch Stadium....
20:52, 08/23/2019

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

Bugged cell location data prompts Denmark to review 10,000 court cases Authorities in Denmark are reviewing more than 10,000 court cases to see if flawed cellphone location data may have led to wrongful convictions, according to The New York Times. The review stems from two recently discovered bugs. The first caused the...
20:52, 08/23/2019

Sega is becoming its weird and wonderful self again Sega is in an unexpectedly good place right now. The company was never on top of the industry; it's been beaten by Nintendo, by Sony, by the decline of the arcade. It spent years nursing the wounds from its fall from grace in the '90s, and ...
20:52, 08/23/2019

Google's internal community guidelines discourage political discussions Today, Google released a new set of community guidelines that bans political discussions inside the company and reminds Googlers that they are responsible for their words and will be held accountable for them. The policy change appears to be an attem...
20:52, 08/23/2019

'Windjammers 2' is a stylish update to a Neo Geo classic Windjammers is basically Pong on steroids. The original, released for the Neo Geo arcade system in 1994, had two players throwing a frisbee -- sorry, "ultimate flying disc" -- across a net. If you managed to hit the opponent's end zone, you got ...
20:52, 08/23/2019

I no longer desire my husband and want to end our marriage I am in love with someone else, but my husband doesn’t want us to split up and I feel guilty at putting my own happiness before my family’sI have no sexual desire for my husband of 23 years, although I love him as a person and the father of my childr...
20:52, 08/23/2019

Experience: I had an erection for three weeks I grabbed a wine-cooling sleeve from the freezer and wrapped it around my penisThis summer I got a new boyfriend, moved into a new flat in Berlin and started a new job – it was one of the happiest times of my life. One Friday, my partner was having a...
20:52, 08/23/2019

From ‘Just married’ jackets to whiskey and french fries: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekClassy caddies The designer Matthew Williamson has teamed up with Newby Teas to create three eye‑catching tins. Who’s for a brew? Continue reading......
20:52, 08/23/2019

Dragon Quest XI On Switch Lets You Make NPCs Lie This week, Nintendo put out a demo for the Switch version of Dragon Quest XI, and it’s got at least a few new features we didn’t know about before. My favorite has to be the toggle that makes townspeople lie....
20:52, 08/23/2019

Judge Pauses Roll Out of Facebook's 'Clear History' Tool Over Fears of Evidence Destruction Facebook showed its whole snooping ass last year during the Cambridge Analytica scandal, and Mark Zuckerberg promptly promised to deliver users a tool that would give them some more power over how their data is used. Over a year later, and Facebook i...
20:52, 08/23/2019

|Huaweiseesa$10bnhittomobileunitfromUScurbs Huawei expects US export restrictions to reduce annual revenue at its consumer devices business by about $10bn, as the company is banned from buying American components like semiconductors and software....
20:52, 08/23/2019

Larry King's son speaks out amid parents' divorce, slams this rumor as 'completely false' "They both deserve to be happy and that is my biggest wish," Cannon King said, following news that his parents, Larry and Shawn King, are divorcing.        ...
21:14, 08/23/2019

American held in Russia on suspicion of being a spy sent back to jail for another two months Paul Whelan is still waiting for prosecutors to file a case against him, eight months after his arrest. He said in court that he was in pain and had been injured by jail guards....
21:14, 08/23/2019

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

Wildfire burning in Catalina Mountains TUCSON – A fire sparked in the Catalina Mountains Thursday night. According to Rural Metro Fire District, who initially responded to the fire, the fire is burning in a remote area. Pima County Sheriff’s Office says the fire does not appear to be a th...
21:15, 08/23/2019

PHOTOS: Lightning, colors and fire Check out these viewer-submitted photos from Thursday, Aug. 23, 2019. You can submit photos HERE. #metaslider_311072_filmstrip.flexslider .slides li {margin-right: 5px;} Monsoon lightning/...
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Top publishers sue Audible for copyright infringement Some of the country’s top publishers are suing Audible, citing copyright infringement as they ask a federal judge to enjoin the audiobook producer-distributor’s planned use of captions for an education-driven program...
21:39, 08/23/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Education in Africa, Sudan flash-floods, WHO on Ebola, spike in South Sudan violence, Rwanda, Uganda move to normalize relations A recap of Friday’s stories: Education under fire in Central and Western Africa; Sudan flash-floods wreak havoc; Ebola outbreak spreads, albeit with fewer transmissions; UN rights experts on South Sudan; and UN chief welcomes understanding between Rw...
21:39, 08/23/2019

| WATCH: US charges 80 people, mostly Nigerians, in $46m internet scam US authorities have announced charges against 80 people, most of them Nigerians, in a wide-ranging fraud and money laundering operation that netted millions of dollars from victims of internet con jobs....
21:39, 08/23/2019

Family vacation has Federer ready for U.S. Open charge Roger Federer needed a couple of days to get over his heartbreaking Wimbledon final loss but a family caravan vacation around the Swiss countryside proved the perfect tonic....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Flint Water Crisis Worsens, City Spills 2 Million Gallons of Sewage Into Flint River As if residents of Flint, Mich., haven’t endured enough when it comes to the city’s water supply, they now have millions of gallons of raw sewage to contend with....
22:00, 08/23/2019

To Improve Mental Health in Black America, We Must Empower Communities We’re still struggling to reconcile historic trauma with the black experience in America. After years of systemic oppression, exclusion, and discrimination affecting generations of families, black America has been left to shoulder the burden of that ...
22:00, 08/23/2019

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

Syrian army takes towns in northwest that rebels held for years Syrian troops on Friday reclaimed a cluster of towns they had lost early in the eight-year-old war, pressing their offensive in the northwest, the country's last big rebel stronghold....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Barnier: EU waiting for 'realistic, operational & compatible' proposals from UK European Union Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said he was ready to examine "realistic" proposals from Britain regarding its departure from the bloc, while reiterating the view that the previously agreed withdrawal deal was the best arrangement poss...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Vaping May Have Caused an Illinois Patient to Die From a Respiratory Illness An Illinois resident who was hospitalized with a respiratory illness linked to vaping has died, according to the state’s public health officials. The Illinois Department of Public Health issued a statement Friday saying a person who had “...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Menopause with diabetes tied to more severe sleep problems (Reuters Health) - Women with type 2 diabetes may face more sleep issues and more severe sleep troubles during menopause than peers without diabetes, a small study suggests....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Donald Trump Lashes Out At China, Vows Quick Response To Tariffs US President Donald Trump lashed out at Beijing and vowed a quick response to China's plans for new tariffs, while ordering American companies to leave the country....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Buddhists In Japan Are Turning To 'Mindar' Robots To Spread Their Message As interest in religion wanes around the world, and secularism surges, religious leaders have begun searching for innovative ways to spread their message and connect with potential adherents....
22:26, 08/23/2019

U.S. Open makes changes after Serena-Ramos incident A year after Serena Williams infamously clashed with an umpire during her U.S. Open final loss over being assessed multiple violations that confused some viewers, tournament organizers have unveiled changes to make such rulings clearer to fans....
22:26, 08/23/2019

NYC DOI probes elevator death in Manhattan Promenade The gruesome death of Sam Waisbren came weeks after the Department of Buildings found that a safety device on the other elevator in the Manhattan Promenade tower was "tampered with" and "rendered inoperative," records show....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Check Out Tom Brady And His Stupid Hat Check out Tom Brady’s stupid hat! He wore it last night after the Patriots’ 10-3 preseason win over the Panthers. It’s a nice big hat, one that might protect you from the sun’s harmful rays. Unfortunately for Tom, he wore the hat indoors at 10:30 at ...
22:26, 08/23/2019

Brian Flores Says He Played Jay-Z Songs To "Challenge" Kenny Stills, Supports His Protest One day after Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills called out the NFL’s superficial-seeming social-justice partnership with Jay-Z and Roc Nation, head coach Brian Flores loaded up the practice playlist with a bunch of Shawn Carter’s songs. This appeared to...
22:26, 08/23/2019

Philadelphia police shooting suspect worked as federal informant, report says The Philadelphia man accused of shooting six police officers during a lengthy, chaotic standoff last week has spent time as a federal informant, providing information to the government “about a shooter that led to an arrest,” a report says, quoting o...
22:26, 08/23/2019

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

NFL announces 4-game ban for Titans LT Lewan Titans left tackle Taylor Lewan has been suspended four games for violating NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances, the league announced Friday....
22:52, 08/23/2019

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

Lady Gaga’s bloody VMAs ‘masterpiece’ finally released after 10 years Ask any little monster, “What’s Lady Gaga’s legacy performance?” And there’s only one correct answer: The 2009 MTV Video Music Awards. Now, for the first time in 10 years, fans can watch the iconic show, made available t...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Protesters besiege Brazilian embassies worldwide over Amazon fires Activists condemn president Jair Bolsonaro’s failure to defend the forest as his supporters condemn ‘global left’Protesters have laid siege to Brazilian embassies around the world as international outrage over Jair Bolsonaro’s failure to protect the ...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Roger Federer says he is mentally and physically ready for US Open • Swiss needed holiday to recover from Wimbledon final defeat• ‘I’ve been playing well recently. I’m happy with my game’Roger Federer concedes it took a family holiday to help him recover from losing to Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon final, when he ...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Tarantino's gruesome revenge fantasies are growing more puerile and misogynistic | Caspar Salmon The director dials up the stomach-churning violence in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. If only he had something meaningful to sayWarning: this story contains spoilersCompare and contrast two screen deaths. In Quentin Tarantino’s second film, Pulp Fict...
22:52, 08/23/2019

'A killer is always a killer’: Gambia gripped by Junglers’ testimony Truth commission reveals evidence of death squad’s abuses over two decadesOne of the most notorious killers in the Gambia sits on a grubby mattress on his brother’s stoop, uneasy in his newfound freedom. His nephews fetch cigarettes and brew tea, and...
22:52, 08/23/2019

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

Court Hints at a Range of Paths in Fight Over Trump Records Two congressional committees have asked Deutsche Bank and Capital One for Trump family financial records. A judge said the fight does not have to be all or nothing....
23:13, 08/23/2019

What Caused the Amazon Rainforest Fires? At 3pm on Monday, Brazil’s largest city, São Paolo, plunged into darkness as a result of smoke from ongoing fires destroying the Amazon rainforest—thousands of miles away. This year, Brazil is witnessing a record number of wildfires. And the country’...
23:13, 08/23/2019

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

Gideon, set a course for sadness: Brandon Routh and Courtney Ford are leaving Legends Of Tomorrow Brandon Routh couldn’t quite cut it as Superman, but he found success with another superhero, Ray “The Atom” Palmer (or, as we so affectionately call him, Poor Sweet Ray Ray), who appeared on The CW’s Arrow before going on to serve as one of the anch...
23:39, 08/23/2019

Everyone is appalled by Wario's poor excuse for nipples This week, the official Twitter account of Sega posted a 4-minute clip of the upcoming Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The video shows off some new gameplay from the upcoming Nintendo Switch title that actually looks pretty f...
23:39, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Transat shareholders approve Air Canada's C$720 mln bid for leisure group Transat AT Inc shareholders on Friday overwhelmingly voted in favor of Air Canada's bid for the leisure group, in a deal that still requires domestic and European regulatory approval....
23:39, 08/23/2019

On-off trade tariffs wreak havoc on U.S. company planning Win Cramer thought his company was out of the firing line in the escalating Sino-U.S. trade war after his "Made-in-China" wireless headphones, speakers and earbuds were taken off Washington's tariff list a year ago....
23:39, 08/23/2019

Trump retaliates in trade war by escalating tariffs on Chinese imports and demanding companies cut ties with China The slide came as the trade war between the United States and China worsened Friday, with Beijing imposing retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion in American goods....
23:39, 08/23/2019

Wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest As wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest, global attention has ignited bitter dispute about who is the blame for burning "the lungs of the planet."        ...
00:00, 08/24/2019

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

Oil prices slide 2.1% as US-China trade war escalates Oil prices fell on Friday after China unveiled retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of U.S. goods, marking another escalation of a protracted trade dispute between the world's two largest economies....
00:00, 08/24/2019

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

U.S. Appeals Court Freezes Antitrust Ruling Against Qualcomm A federal appeals court halted for now a ruling that found Qualcomm committed an array of antitrust violations, a boost for the chip maker that allows it to maintain its business practices for the near future....
00:26, 08/24/2019

Lightning bolt leaves evidence of clear hole-in-one at North Carolina golf course During a storm at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Moyock, North Carolina, a bolt of lightning struck seventh hole with impressive accuracy for a hole-in-one.        ...
00:26, 08/24/2019

Majora's Mask Speedrunners Get World Record Under An Hour By Playing The Ocarina 63 Times As of six days ago, speedrunners have found a way to complete The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask in under an hour. The moody Ocarina of Time sequel is best known for its lengthy sidequests and countless collectables. A glitch allowing players to acce...
00:26, 08/24/2019

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

Fed's Powell vs. Trump: who's got a 'feel' for markets now? Donald Trump once accused the Federal Reserve of not having a "feel" for the market and compared Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell to a golfer who can't putt, but on Friday it was the U.S. president that drove markets into the rough....
00:52, 08/24/2019

Pentagon awards Lockheed $2.4 billion contract for F-35 spare parts Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $2.4 billion contract for spare parts for F-35 joint strike fighters purchased by the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps as well as foreign militaries, the Pentagon said on Friday....
00:52, 08/24/2019

Vaping May Have Killed Someone, Health Officials Say An investigation into respiratory illnesses connected to e-cigs by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention turned up the first known death this week....
01:13, 08/24/2019

Pumpkin Spice Season Is Here! 15 Products to Fall For We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
01:13, 08/24/2019

Disney is selling a $300 Captain America figure that captures one of the best moments from 'Avengers: Endgame' — and it's already going for hundreds more on eBay Kirsten Acuna/INSIDER The Disney Store is selling a collectible Captain America figure from "Avengers: Endgame" at Disney's biannual fan convention, D23 Expo. During a tour of Disney's three stores at D23 Expo, Insider spied the exclusive $300 colle...
01:13, 08/24/2019

An Instagram users says she is over $5,000 dollars in debt after traveling to the US just to make her followers jealous Jonathan Wong/South China Morning Post/Getty Images An Australian woman decided to join her brother on a trip to Disneyland in the United States, even though she knew she couldn't afford it. She says her motivation was to make her Instagram follower...
01:13, 08/24/2019

Dermstore's anniversary sale has top skin-care and beauty products for up to 25% off — here are the best deals Dermstore/Instagram Dermstore is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a sale from Saturday, August 17 through Sunday, August 25. You can take up to 25% off sitewide when you apply the discount code "CELEBRATE" at checkout. Online skin-care shop ...
01:13, 08/24/2019

10 of the best and 10 of the worst Netflix originals that have come out this year, so far Netflix This year, Netflix has produced a lot of original TV series and films in all sorts of genres, from thrillers to romantic comedies. 2019 has proved to be a promising year for Netflix originals with the critical success of the series "When Th...
01:13, 08/24/2019

Waxed canvas messengers from Trakke, Waterfield and Mission Workshop are spacious and rugged It’s nearing the end of Bag Week 2019, where we highlight the best receptacles for the tech we cover daily, and we’ve got a few more winners for you. Earlier this week I collected a few excellent waxed canvas laptop bags, a sequel to last...
01:13, 08/24/2019

The Pad & Quill Gladstone Briefcase offers plenty of storage in a beautiful design Pad & Quill makes some of the most handsome leather goods for the modern world, and its Gladstone Leather Briefcase is no different. This bag harkens back to the day of gentlemen with newspapers tucked under their arms and an Ascot on their head. Thi...
01:13, 08/24/2019

Biden keeps up attacks against 'Medicare for all' HANOVER, New Hampshire — Joe Biden derided the healthcare proposals of his 2020 Democratic primary opponents while also taking aim at President Trump for trying to gut his former boss's signature healthcare law....
01:39, 08/24/2019

Latest Blue Bell ice cream licker jailed for criminal mischief One Texas man likely won’t be getting the last laugh for recently licking a tub of Blue Bell ice cream and returning it to the frozen shelf of a local Walmart, as the offender has been booked into jail on charges of criminal mischief....
01:39, 08/24/2019

Auto Industry Welcomes FMs Support To Revive Auto Sales While the auto industry is happy with the announcements made by the Finance Minister today, there's still a lot more that the industry expects from the government and dialogues to bring down the GST......
01:39, 08/24/2019

Dementia patient caregivers lose sleep, adding to mental health stress On average, family members spend nearly 22 hours each week caring for parents, grandparents and siblings with Alzheimer's and other conditions. But a new intervention may give them back some of those lost sleep hours....
01:39, 08/24/2019

CDC: 92 percent of HPV-caused cancers could be prevented by vaccine The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday it will increase the vaccination rate of its human papillomavirus by 80 percent nationwide, which could prevent 92 percent of cancers caused by HPV....
01:39, 08/24/2019

Bird's-eye view of fiery devastation in Amazon Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change. CNN's Shasta Darlington reports....
02:00, 08/24/2019

U.S. Steel to idle Indiana plant, 150 jobs at risk U.S. Steel said on Friday it will idle a plant in Indiana by mid-November as part of the consolidation of its till mill operations in the United States, a move which could result in lay-offs for nearly 150 employees....
02:00, 08/24/2019

CDC flags one death and nearly 200 cases of lung illnesses in U.S, possibly tied to vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday it had identified 193 potential cases of severe lung illness tied to vaping in 22 states as of Aug. 22, including one adult in Illinois who died after being hospitalized....
02:00, 08/24/2019

Mets vs. Braves: Jacob deGrom will keep New York rolling All good, Stitch Nation. We figured it out. That painting of Bill “Devil in the Blue Dress” Clinton found in Jeffrey Epstein’s home burned my eyes so badly it contributed to our lengthy losing skid. Therapist suggested I meet my demons head on, and w...
02:00, 08/24/2019