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From Goldfinger to Scarface: how to get this summer's movie-star look

Whether it’s Sean Connery’s Bond in a blue playsuit, Tilda Swinton’s rock star look in A Bigger Splash or Michelle Pfeiffer’s disco glitz in Scarface, the movie...

From Goldfinger to Scarface: how to get this summer's movie-star look

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Aston Martin sports car from 'Goldfinger' sells for $6.4M A silver 1965 Aston Martin DB5, an exact replica of the star vehicle Sean Connery drove in the iconic James Bond film "Goldfinger," has been sold at auction in California for more than $6 million....
23:13, 08/16/2019

Camp prep can make summers better for kids (Reuters Health) - Kids may have a much better - and safer - time at summer camp when parents plan ahead to make sure programs are a good fit for their child and capable of handling any health issues that may arise, U.S. pediatricians say....
23:52, 06/21/2019

Should You Consume Caffeine During Summers? The Answer Will Surprise You! Caffeine and caffeinated drinks are often blamed for dehydration and whether or not one can consume them during summers remains a common confusion among people....
19:13, 05/29/2019

Hot summers causing Arctic sinkholes: study Arctic sinkholes are appearing across the Canadian High Arctic as permafrost -- ice expected to be frozen year-round -- thaws and collapses due to climate change, according to research published Monday....
06:13, 06/12/2019

Bond fans look forward to driving Goldfinger Aston Martin DB5 from Goldfinger film will feature battering rams, retractable bulletproof glass and ability to produce oil slicksIf they’re rich enough, James Bond fans will soon be able to live out their fantasies of driving 007’s Aston Martin DB5, the one feat...
22:26, 05/14/2019

Fendi celebrates Italian summers with help of Luca Guadagnino Call Me By Your Name director made garden sketches for concept presented by maisonTwo Italian greats came together on Monday morning in Milan as the fashion house Fendi unveiled the Oscar-winning director Luca Guadagnino as the guest artist for its s...
07:13, 06/18/2019

Watch How To Make Authentic Konkani Sol Kadhi For Summers Sol kadhi recipe: Authentic Konkani recipe for the refreshingly delicious sol kadhi that is a summer favourite. Read about sol kadhi health benefits inside....
14:26, 05/01/2019

Goldfinger: Prince Charles points at things on the James Bond set – in pictures The heir to the throne called in at Pinewood Studios to meet stars and crew on the 25th 007 film. We rate HRH’s top 10 gesticulations Continue reading......
13:26, 06/21/2019

Larry Summers warns we could be at the 'most dangerous financial moment' since 2009 The ongoing trade dispute between the U.S. and China is potentially creating "the most dangerous financial moment" since the global crash at the end of the last decade, former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers said....
15:00, 08/06/2019

There's something 'depraved' about Trump's 'dictator envy': Ex-Obama advisor Larry Summers President Donald Trump's criticism of the Federal Reserve is "very disturbing" as is his "envy" of dictators, says former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers....
02:13, 06/11/2019

How Movie Magic Made the Aston Martin Goldfinger DB5 Continuation’s Bond Gadgets a Reality For some, the Aston Martin DB5 is the single coolest car to have ever put rubber to tarmac. Made famous by Sean Connery’s portrayal of James Bond, the DB5 has indelible link with Ian Fleming’s super smooth spy. And it’s one of the more famous example...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Weight Loss: This Watermelon Cold Soup Will Hydrate And Burn Extra Calories During Summers Watermelon is one of the most sought-after fruits for weight loss. It is a negative calorie food, that means, it aids in burning existing calories in the body...
16:39, 08/08/2019

Houston Rap Legend Scarface Running for Houston City Council After spending the past 30-plus years as your favorite rapper’s favorite rapper, rap legend Scarface is putting down the mic to run for Houston city council....
19:13, 06/10/2019

Police appeal to criminal underworld over contract killing of 'Goldfinger' Detectives investigating the suspected contract killing of notorious gangster John "Goldfinger" Palmer today appealed to "changing loyalties" in the criminal underworld in a fresh appeal for information....
12:13, 05/17/2019

With a license to drive and $4 million, you can buy James Bond's Aston Martin from 'Goldfinger' James Bond's 1965 Acton Martin DB5 "Most Famous Car in the World" goes up for sale this August. Valued between $4-6 million, will you buy the spy car?       ...
18:13, 06/13/2019

Netflix in August 2019: 'Rocky,' '13 Reasons' and 'Mindhunter' are in; 'Scarface' is out Netflix's August offerings include new seasons of "Mindhunter" and "GLOW," along with classic films "Now and Then" and "Rocky."        ...
23:00, 08/10/2019

Netflix in August 2019: 'Rocky,' 'Now and Then' and 'Mindhunter' are in; 'Scarface' is out Netflix's August offerings include new seasons of "Mindhunter" and "GLOW," along with classic films "Now and Then" and "Rocky."        ...
16:52, 07/24/2019

Just Norm MacDonald, having a Pokémon battle on his old sitcom The turn of the millennium was a heady time. There was the Y2K bug and a change in American presidents to worry about, Creed was a legitimate force in pop culture, and, most importantly, those damn kids couldn’t stop talking about their damn Pokémon....
19:00, 08/22/2019

New species of stegosaur is oldest ever found The 186 million year old stegosaur, named Adratiklit boulahfa, discovered in the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco, is the first thyreophoran dinosaur found in North Africa....
19:26, 08/22/2019

GCSE results day 2019: Top grades rise for second year in a row after exam shake-up More than one in five (20.8 per cent) UK GCSE entries scored one of the three top grades this year The proportion receiving the top grades - at least a 7 or an A grade - is the highest since 2015 Read our live updates here...
19:26, 08/22/2019

Jermaine Dupri Breaks Silence, Says Jay-Z Actually Never Told Him to Turn Down His NFL Deal It looks like everyone has possibly gotten wrapped up in a case of “he said, she said” and Jermaine Dupri is here to tell us to “Get Your Shit Right.”...
19:26, 08/22/2019

North Korea warns of a new ‘cold war’ North Korea continued to rail against South Korea's joint military exercises with the United States and its purchase of U.S. military hardware on Thursday, warning the moves would "trigger a new cold war."...
19:26, 08/22/2019

Car ownership “not compatible” with emissions targets Government science and technology committee claims even EVs won't help to achieve targets and calls for petrol and diesel ban to be brought forward Private car ownership needs to end and vehicle use should be cut if the UK is to become a carbon-neut...
19:52, 08/22/2019

UK's Boris Johnson puts his feet up in Macron's palace British Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have taken a month to embark on his first trip abroad, but he was quick to make himself at home in President Emmanuel Macron's gilded palace, putting his feet up on the furniture....
19:52, 08/22/2019

Algeria court detains former justice minister over alleged corruption Algeria's Supreme Court on Thursday placed former justice minister Tayeb Louh in custody over alleged corruption under former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, state television reported....
19:52, 08/22/2019

German court convicts Syrian over stabbing that triggered Chemnitz riots A German court sentenced a Syrian asylum seeker to nine and a half years in prison on Thursday over the fatal stabbing of a man in the eastern city of Chemnitz last year that triggered the worst far-right riots Germany had seen for decades....
19:52, 08/22/2019

UK's Boris Johnson Puts His Feet Up In French President Macron's Palace British Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have taken a month to embark on his first trip abroad, but he was quick to make himself at home in President Emmanuel Macron's gilded palace, putting his feet......
20:13, 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

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

Android 10: Cheat sheet Android 10's features will transform some phones into more user-friendly, customizable, and secure environments. Here's what developers, businesses, and users need to know about Google's Android 10.0....
20:13, 08/22/2019

'Rude' Boris Johnson puts foot up on Elysee furniture during key Brexit talks with Macron The British prime minister was labeled “rude” and “embarrassing” after a photo showed him with his foot on top of a table in France’s Elysee Palace while meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday....
20:39, 08/22/2019

Iran unveils new long-range missile system in latest show of military force Iran unveiled a new long-range surface-to-air missile system Thursday in its latest demonstration of military power, just two months after its forces shot a U.S. Navy drone out of the sky over the Strait of Hormuz....
20:39, 08/22/2019

Russia nuclear missile explosion caused 2 workers to die of radiation sickness, report says A mysterious and deadly explosion earlier this month at a naval weapons testing range in northwestern Russia resulted in the deaths of two workers due to radiation sickness, not traumatic injuries, as officials previously indicated, according to a re...
20:39, 08/22/2019

Disgruntled cook had arsenal of guns, threatened mass shooting at Long Beach Marriott hotel, police say Police say they discovered multiple firearms, bullets and high-magazines at Rodolfo Montoya's home after he was arrested in Huntington Beach, Calif.        ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

White House wants to end child detention limits The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention, a move that will almost certainly lead to a new court battle over immigration. (Aug. 21)   ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Mixed reaction to Trump's Jewish disloyalty claims President Donald Trump's claims that Jews who vote for Democrats are showing disloyalty is met with disbelief by Jewish American liberal groups and been welcomed by conservative ones. Trump on Wednesday doubled-down and repeated the claim. (Aug....
21:00, 08/22/2019

California mother suspected of killing 2 daughters California authorities say they believe an infant girl and her teenage sister found dead at home were intentionally killed by their mother, who is unresponsive in a hospital. (Aug. 21)        ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Djokovic, Federer in same half of U.S. Open draw Wimbledon finalists Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are on a semi-final collision course at the U.S. Open after they were placed in the same half of the draw on Thursday....
21:00, 08/22/2019

John Ryder agrees to Eubank Junior fight, but is made wait While John Ryder is close to securing a big name showdown, he still urges Danny Jacobs to fight him for WBA Interim belt. John Dennen explains The post John Ryder agrees to Eubank Junior fight, but is made wait appeared first on Boxing News....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Here's Monopoly: Socialism, a primer on socialism by dipshits, for dipshits The people who own Monopoly, a board game that everyone plays and nobody really seems to like all that much, are always trying to find ways to broaden its appeal. Hasbro has, in the past, allowed the internet to vote on new game pieces, tried to get...
21:00, 08/22/2019

World powers increasingly see icy Arctic as a hot property As warmer temperatures cause the ice to retreat, the Arctic region is taking on new geopolitical and economic importance, and the United States, Russia, China and others all want in...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Popeyes, Chick-fil-A, Wendy's? Vote on your pick for the best fast food chicken sandwich As Popeyes, Chick-fil-A and Wendy's battle over the best chicken sandwich, it's time for our readers to weigh in.       ...
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

KFC is rolling out Mac & Cheese Bowls on August 26 Kentucky Fried Chicken announced Thursday it will roll out Mac & Cheese Bowls, available as a main dish, on Aug. 26.       ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Do all seniors pay taxes on their Social Security benefits? Whether you'll be taxed on your benefits in retirement depends on where you live and what your total income looks like.       ...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Microsoft, Intel and others are doubling down on open source Linux security Microsoft is continuing its broad ongoing push to contribute with open source projects, joining the newly created Confidential Computing Consortium, an initiative launched by The Linux Foundation which aims to provide better security for data which i...
21:26, 08/22/2019

Apple warns new credit card users over risks of it touching wallets and pockets Manufacturer’s warning to keep flashy, minimalist Apple Card away from pockets, wallets and other cards draw derisionApple’s flashy branded credit card comes with all the sleek, designer chic customers have come to expect from the iPhone company. Jus...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Pompeo tells Trudeau U.S. focused on release of two Canadians in China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that American officials were working to free two Canadian men who have been held by China since late last year....
21:52, 08/22/2019

Serena Williams to face Maria Sharapova in US Open first round Serena opens bid for record-tying 24th major against SharapovaTop-seeded Djokovic drawn into same half as No 3 seed FedererBreakout star Cori Gauff could face Naomi Osaka in round threeSerena Williams has been paired with Maria Sharapova in an eye-ca...
21:52, 08/22/2019

New England Patriots' Patrick Chung faces felony cocaine possession charge Safety indicted on drug possession charge in New HampshireChung, 32, has played nine of 10 NFL seasons with PatriotsNew England Patriots strong safety Patrick Chung has been indicted in New Hampshire on a charge of cocaine possession.A Belknap County...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Juventus's star signings mask unease while Inter and Napoli can challenge The champions may have landed De Ligt, Rabiot and Ramsey but all has not run smoothly for Maurizio Sarri this summerItalian football’s summer break began in much the same way as the season had ended: with Juventus way out in front. By 1 July they had...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Rohingya refugees turn down second Myanmar repatriation effort Bangladeshi official says potential returnees fear for their safety in Rakhine stateA second attempt to repatriate the thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh has failed after the authorities failed to convince the refugees ...
21:52, 08/22/2019

|BrianMolefe’sD-dayarrives-butnoR10myet The Eskom Pension and Provident Fund is expecting more than R10m to enter its account by close of business on Thursday from former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe....
21:52, 08/22/2019

|TougheconomyputachillonMrPriceretailsales A tough economic climate put pressure on even discount retailer Mr Price's fashion sales, as customer spending remained constrained, the company said in a trading statement for the first four months of its financial year....
21:52, 08/22/2019

Injured Giants CB Sam Beal running out of time to carve himself a role CINCINNATI – There is an old saying around NFL teams that you cannot make the club from the tub. The roster survival rate for players that spend more time getting treatment and watching practice from the sideline is not high. Established veterans get...
21:52, 08/22/2019

ESPN International hit with layoffs amid shifting resources ESPN is undergoing layoffs in its international division, sources have told The Post. The layoffs and reorganization are expected to impact more than 30 employees, the majority of whom are on-air people. Domestically, ESPN is not being impacted at al...
21:52, 08/22/2019

Ronda Rousey reveals grisly details of how she nearly lost her finger No one should ever doubt Ronda Rousey’s toughness. The UFC and WWE star revealed the details of how she nearly lost her left middle finger in a crazy accident while filming a scene for the television show “9-1-1” in Mexico. “F...
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

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

Cipriani head chef missing, reportedly last seen getting into car The head chef of a popular New York City restaurant has not been seen since last weekend, alarming his coworkers who described him  a dedicated worker who is rarely late to his shifts. ...
21:52, 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

Family honors John McCain with hashtag and plans to build library It has been almost a year since the death of Senator John McCain and to honor his memory, Cindy McCain is asking Americans to perform acts of civility and post them on social media. The family is asking Americans to remember john McCain by using the ...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Epstein may have gamed the system from beyond the grave FILE – This March 28, 2017, file photo, provided by the New York State Sex Offender Registry shows Jeffrey Epstein. Epstein has died by suicide while awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges, says person briefed on the matter, Saturday, Aug. 1...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Rain and cooler temperatures on the way! TUCSON – Few afternoon storms possible, especially south and east of Tucson! Better chance for the rest of us tomorrow and into the weekend.  Today: Mix of sun and clouds with isolated storms during the afternoon (20%). High: 105° Tonight: Par...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Google proposes new privacy standards to protect web browsing data Google is stepping up its efforts to limit web fingerprinting and otherwise protect your privacy while keeping its ad business intact. The internet giant is developing a set of open standards, nicknamed the "Privacy Sandbox," that would allow for pe...
22:13, 08/22/2019

'Blair Witch' expertly remixes horror gaming's greatest hits Blair Witch is scary. That's not a revelation for most people, considering the pop culture status the movie achieved when it came out in 1999, ushering in an enduring age of found-footage horror films. But, that's not what we're talkin...
22:13, 08/22/2019

American man on trial for killing hotel worker in Anguilla fears for life: attorney The attorney of an American man facing manslaughter charges in the death of a resort worker in Anguilla says prosecutors are knowingly putting her client's life in danger by demanding he show up in person to every procedural hearing despite credible ...
22:13, 08/22/2019

Wells Fargo pays $6.5 million to Navajo Nation over 'predatory' practices Wells Fargo & Co will pay the Navajo Nation $6.5 million to settle a lawsuit over "predatory and unlawful practices" by the bank, the Native American tribe said on Thursday....
22:13, 08/22/2019

Police search for sniper who shot Los Angeles County deputy sheriff A sniper opened fire at a Los Angeles County sheriff's station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding a deputy and sending police SWAT teams hunting for a gunman on the loose in buildings nearby....
22:13, 08/22/2019

'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
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

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

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

Climate change: What Germany can learn from the Netherlands With Germany set to miss its climate goals by a wide margin, a solution might be right next door. The Netherlands recently revealed a wide-ranging climate deal — including a carbon tax that Dutch companies agreed to pay....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Brexit: Did Merkel set a 30-day Irish backstop deadline? German Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that Britain and the EU could find a solution to the Irish backstop in the next 30 days has "emboldened" British PM Boris Johnson. But should he really be feeling encouraged?...
22:39, 08/22/2019

How Chinese money is changing Cambodia Cambodia has seen a huge influx of Chinese investment, workers and tourists in recent years. Many in Cambodia are increasingly worried about the negative impact it is having....
22:39, 08/22/2019

ThyssenKrupp sues EU for blocking Tata merger German steel giant ThyssenKrupp has said the European Commission was "too far-reaching and wrong" in blocking a merger with Tata Steel. ThyssenKrupp has filed a complaint against the Commission's decision....
22:39, 08/22/2019

HP CEO Dion Weisler to step down in November HP Inc, the hardware business of Hewlett Packard Co, said on Thursday that Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down from the role in November....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Thyssenkrupp in talks to buy steel trader Kloeckner: Handelsblatt German industrial group Thyssenkrupp is in talks to buy metals distributor Kloeckner & Co in a move to strengthen its materials trading business, Handelsblatt reported on Thursday citing sources familiar with the matter....
22:39, 08/22/2019

Walmart to renovate and reopen El Paso store with mass shooting memorial The El Paso Walmart where 22 people were gunned down earlier this month is set to reopen after a renovation that will include the installation of a memorial for the victims, company officials said. The total overhaul of the Walmart in El Paso’s Cielo...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Why you’ll no longer find ‘convicted felons’ in San Francisco “Convicted felons” may be getting a makeover in San Francisco. Under a new resolution by the city’s Board of Supervisors — which voted to use “person-first” language in the criminal justice system — they̵...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Brexit latest: Boris Johnson returns to Downing Street challenged with breaking backstop deadlock within 30 days Boris Johnson has returned to Downing Street this evening after France joined Germany in challenging him to come up with a backstop alternative within 30 days....
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

Sophie Turner and Priyanka Chopra's Mom Burn Up the Dance Floor at Jonas Brothers Concert We are family! Just when you thought it couldn't get better than the Jonas Brothers and the J Sisters, it seems the family ties run even deeper and more adorable. It's......
23:26, 08/22/2019

Watch Willa Ford's Jaw Drop After Two Troubling Updates from Flip It Like Disick Boss Scott Disick The Flip It Like Disick team is in crisis mode. In this clip from Sunday's all-new Flip It Like Disick, Scott Disick and Benny Luciano give Willa Ford the troubling updates regarding......
23:26, 08/22/2019

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

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

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

France's Macron calls Amazon fires an international emergency French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that the fires raging in the Amazon rain forest are an international emergency and called for the situation to be discussed at the G7 summit....
23:52, 08/22/2019

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, promising that the thousands affected by the fire would get help in rebuilding....
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

The best PC gaming headsets of 2019 Full immersion into a game requires more than just one of the best gaming PCs. It also requires great visuals and fantastic audio. And the best way to get great audio with a PC set up is through the best PC gaming headsets.Whether it’s to hear...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Democratic lawmaker: Illegal immigrants needed to mow 'our beautiful lawns' Democratic Rep. Tom Malinowski, who is running for a second term in New Jersey’s swing 7th District, told constituents this week that illegal immigrants are needed to mow “our beautiful lawns” and perform menial jobs rejected by tech-focused teenager...
23:52, 08/22/2019

MLB: Justin Verlander, Houston Astros barring Detroit Free Press violates CBA Verlander requested the Houston Astros to keep writer Anthony Fenech out of the clubhouse after the Tigers' 2-1 win       ...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Nathan Patterson, fan who signed with A's, gives up three runs in second minor league outing The 23-year-old right-hander started the game for the Athletics and found some trouble in the first inning.       ...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Guggenheim's Scott Minerd warns world bond markets are in a 'bubble' The bond market is in a "bubble," particularly sovereign debt, Guggenheim Partners global chief investment officer Scott Minerd warned on Thursday, and he said that efforts by the Federal Reserve to head off a recession by cutting interest rates will...
23:52, 08/22/2019

Doing housework could substantially lower risk of ‘early death,’ study says Doing light physical activity such as cooking or washing dishes each day is enough to substantially lower the risk of early death, a study suggests. Researchers say people can raise their chances of living a longer life by moving just a little bit mo...
23:52, 08/22/2019

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

Canada’s climate change plan among worst in G7: report The Climate Action Network, a global association of more than 1,300 climate groups, issued a report card on the climate plans of the G7 nations ahead of the leaders' summit in France this weekend....
23:52, 08/22/2019

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

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

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

Man fights off subway attacker in wild video as bystanders watch A man who fought back against a stranger who randomly attacked and then robbed him inside a Brooklyn subway station said he was stunned by fellow staphangers — who stood by and began recording cell phone videos instead of helping. The 48-year-old was...
00:13, 08/23/2019

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

Legendary figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned from sport over sexual misconduct Richard Callaghan, the man who coached Tara Lipinski to Olympic gold as well as six-time U.S. champion Todd Eldredge, has been banned from figure skating by the U.S. Center for SafeSport for sexual misconduct....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Trump campaign seeks to mobilize women in 2020 battleground states President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign is hosting events in 2020 battleground states on Thursday to mobilize and train suburban women, an important voting bloc that defected from Republicans during last year's congressional contests....
00:13, 08/23/2019

Myanmar military committed ‘routine, systematic’ sexual violence against ethnic minorities, UN experts find Myanmar’s military must stop using sexual and gender-based violence to terrorize and punish ethnic minorities, according to a new report released on Thursday by the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission....
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

Sean Spicer pumped for ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Former White House spokesman Sean Spicer will approach “Dancing with the Stars” much like he did the challenge of national politics in America’s hyper-partisan environment. “We may or may not be treating this like a campaign,” Spicer told Kelly Colli...
00:39, 08/23/2019

Spacewatch: India’s moon mission arrives in lunar orbit If Chandrayaan-2 is successful, it will make India the fourth country to reach the moon’s surfaceIndia’s moon mission, Chandrayaan-2, has arrived in lunar orbit. The spacecraft is engaged in a series of manoeuvres that will place it in its final oper...
00:39, 08/23/2019

Michael Jackson's ex-publicist touts foundation to 'protect' legacy A former publicist for Michael Jackson on Thursday announced plans for a charitable foundation not affiliated with the late pop singer's family or estate, intended to defend and promote the legacy of the controversial entertainer....
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

Stan Lee's daughter blasts Marvel and Disney for their apparently shabby treatment of her dad Stan Lee died in 2018, leaving behind a legacy as a tireless promoter of comics, a bombastic showman, and an enthusiastic performer of superhero movie cameos. And also, you know, Spider-Man, perhaps his most beloved and iconic co-creation, and one wh...
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

Major Phone Service Providers Agree to Plan to Slow Robocallers Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and nine other phone service providers reached a deal with 51 attorneys general across the country to install call-blocking technology. But the deal doesn’t have a deadline....
01:00, 08/23/2019

Reporter testing the 'availability of guns at Walmart' fails background check A senior correspondent for Business Insider investigated "the availability of guns at Walmart" by attempting to purchase a firearm, but proved unable to do so after failing a background check....
01:26, 08/23/2019

Cuadrilla halts work after UK's biggest fracking tremor Company says most residents will not have felt microseismic event at Lancashire siteCuadrilla was forced to halt fracking at its shale gas site near Blackpool in Lancashire on Wednesday night after triggering the largest tremor recorded at the locati...
01:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

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

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

With recession fears rising, here's how to find stability when Wall Street has you on edge Buzz about a recession is building. Wall Street saw an 800-point drop on Aug. 14. So what should savers do if they're trying to protect their money?       ...
02:13, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO resigns after speaking of helping with investigations of Trump, Clinton Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne has resigned days after previous letter speaking of the "deep state'' and helping investigations of Trump, Clinton       ...
02:13, 08/23/2019

Reliability concerns raised over pi-top’s STEM learning laptop TechCrunch has learned of a safety issue and a number of product reliability questions being raised about a modular computer made by a London edtech startup that’s intended for children to learn coding and electronics. The product, called the p...
02:39, 08/23/2019

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

Netflix’s new thriller ‘The I-Land’ is giving us serious ‘Lost’ flashbacks ABC’s hit drama Lost is one of those shows that’s been off the air for almost a decade now (it ended in 2010) and yet it still has such a passionate fanbase with strong feelings about the series, which started off following the survivors ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Russia sends robot into space to test out new booster rocket Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket that is expected to replace the current vehicle....
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

‘Forbidden Broadway’ is back to skewer Cher, Bette Midler, ‘Tootsie’ Brace yourself, theater people: Gerard Alessandrini, the merry skewer-er of all that you do, is coming back with “Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation.” A New York institution since 1982, “Forbidden Broadway” packed up five years ago because Aless...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Sarah Huckabee Sanders is joining Fox News Ex-White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders will join Fox News as a contributor focusing on political commentary and analysis for assorted shows on the cable network. Sanders, who left the White House in July, will contribute to Fox News Channe...
03:26, 08/23/2019

Santigold on living the legend of Afropunk: ‘I feel like an OG’ Santigold is back in Brooklyn to perform with her people — and her fellow punk rockers. The 14th annual Afropunk festival closes out the summer at Fort Greene’s Commodore Barry Park this weekend, with more than 50 other acts scheduled to perform, inc...
03:26, 08/23/2019

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

VW targets higher profit as EV costs, uncertainty weigh VW's diesel-emission scandal caused a fundamental crisis but it also became a catalyst for the transformation of the automaker, VW COO Ralf Brandstaetter said -- setting the stage for the company's bold plans to pass Tesla as the electric car leader....
03:26, 08/23/2019

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley and others....
03:26, 08/23/2019

BYD profit triples as EV boom continues BYD posted a first half net profit of 1.45 billion yuan ($205.29 million), up from 479.10 million yuan a year earlier, behind a 95 percent jump in sales of new-energy vehicles, even as demand for the company's gasoline models dropped....
03:26, 08/23/2019

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

Life is short, time goes too quickly, things get better: what I learned from reading my old journals | Brigid Delaney Reviewing more than 20 years of my inner world was often painful but some universal lessons emerged from the pagesRecently I came across a dusty box in the garage that was full of old journals that held all my secrets from 1996. Rereading them was ex...
04:13, 08/23/2019

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

The last single-stick Delta rocket launched Thursday, and it put on a show On Thursday morning, the final Delta IV Medium rocket launched from Florida. [credit: United Launch Alliance ] On Thursday morning, United ...
04:13, 08/23/2019

Vaping-linked lung disease cases jump from 94 to 153 in 5 days, CDC says Enlarge / A person exhales vapor while using an electronic cigarette device in San Francisco, California on Monday, June 24, 2019. (credit: Getty | Bloomberg) Cases of severe lung disease linked to vaping rose from 94 to 153—a jump of over 60%—in ...
04:13, 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

Syria opens 'humanitarian corridor' for civilians to flee rebel area A "humanitarian corridor" has been opened in Syria so civilians from one of the last remaining rebel-held regions can leave and enter government-held territory, authorities have said....
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

18 attorneys general support challenge of Trump rule expanding rapid deportations A group of 18 attorneys general from across the country Thursday supported a challenge to a Trump administration rule that broadly expands its ability to quickly deport undocumented immigrants. The attorneys general filed an amicus brief in the U.S. ...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Exceptional Education: TUSD addresses its policies after recent concerns TUCSON – On Thursday, Tucson Unified School District’s superintendent Dr. Gabriel Trujillo spoke about the exceptional education process and the district’s policies. Growing concern by parents has been a more pronounced trend in th...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Prices at the pump are falling TUCSON – Gas prices are expected to drop after Labor Day. According to Triple-A drivers in every market across the country could potentially enjoy savings of more than 25-cents per gallon, compared to summer prices. That means the National gas ...
04:39, 08/23/2019

Marvel trio Kevin Feige, Jon Favreau, and Jeph Loeb to be honored at Saturn Awards The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films will give awards to Kevin Feige, Jon Favreau, and Jeph Loeb at their 45th annual awards ceremony in September....
04:39, 08/23/2019

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

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

Congress, carmakers step up heat stroke fight Miles Harrison didn’t always drop his 21-month-old son Chase off at daycare in the mornings. On July 8, 2008, he was supposed to. Thinking he did, he proceeded with his normal routine and headed for his Herndon, Virginia, office on July 8, 2008. As h...
05:13, 08/23/2019

'Dancing With the Stars': President Trump says Sean Spicer will do 'great' amid backlash President Donald Trump is weighing in on Sean Spicer's controversial casting on "Dancing With the Stars," saying he'll "do great."        ...
05:13, 08/23/2019

Fortnite Nerfed The Mech After weeks of player outcry, developer Epic made some significant changes to Fortnite’s mechanical Brute today. The Brute now does less damage, spawns less, and no longer collects materials when it stomps buildings and objects....
05:13, 08/23/2019

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

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

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

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

Panzerotto is the O.G. Hot Pocket Everyone’s heard of calzones, but I’m willing to bet you haven’t met its deep-fried, gooey cousin: the panzerotto. This handheld snack is the forefather of what most Americans recognize as the Hot Pocket—sans cardboard cooking sleeve, scalding-hot i...
05:13, 08/23/2019

How to Delete an Instagram Message You Sent by Accident A few weeks ago I attended a music festival with some friends. At some point, I was scrolling through Instagram Stories and then put my phone in my pocket. When I took it out a little while later I realized that I had apparently sent DMs to a number ...
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

Bernie Sanders offers a massive climate plan. Environmentalists cheer, but will it be too much for voters? Sanders’s new $16.3 trillion climate plan would remake large sections of the U.S. economy. Many environmentalists praise its sweep, but some Democratic strategists worry it will spook centrists....
05:39, 08/23/2019

NRA shakes up legal team amid intensifying civil war The gun rights group severed ties with prominent Washington attorney Charles Cooper, who said that during his three decades of work for the NRA, he “adhered to the highest standards of professionalism and loyalty.”...
05:39, 08/23/2019

House Democrats have some convincing to do on impeachment A new poll suggests House Democrats pursuing an impeachment inquiry will have to simultaneously build their case against Trump and make it to the American people....
05:39, 08/23/2019

Week 3 preseason takeaways: Oh, Canada, land of the shortened field The Packers and Raiders ad-libbed, Daniel Jones impressed and Tom Brady showed his wheels. Here's a look at the big takeaways from the third full week of the preseason....
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

All the Details on Hailey and Justin Bieber's South Carolina Wedding Do you hear those wedding bells ringing? After months of planning, Hailey and Justin Bieber have chosen the perfect location to say 'I Do' for the second time. A source tells E!......
06:00, 08/23/2019

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

Australian thermal coal exporters warned of falling demand from India Report says outlook in India is ‘finely balanced and uncertain’ despite resources industry’s high hopesThermal coal exporters face “significant risk” that demand from India will decline, a report by the Australian office of the chief economist says.I...
06:26, 08/23/2019

VMware to pay $5 billion for firms offering cloud security, developers platform VMware Inc said on Thursday it bought two providers of cloud security and cloud developer services in separate deals valued at about $5 billion, as it expands offerings for corporate clients....
06:26, 08/23/2019

Salesforce sees higher quarterly, FY revenue; shares rise 7% Salesforce.com Inc forecast third-quarter and full-year revenue above Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as it benefits from acquisitions and more companies opting for its cloud-based services, sending its shares up 7% in extended trading....
06:26, 08/23/2019

DoorDash Announces It's Replacing That Whole Tip-Skimming Scheme Thing Apparently taking Amazon’s lead, DoorDash announced a revised pay model on Thursday that should fetch its couriers “more money on average,” according to DoorDash CEO Tony Xu—that is, compared to the previous tip-skimming operation the company has bee...
06:52, 08/23/2019

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

President Jair Bolsonaro says Brazil lacks resources to combat Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday that his government does not have the resources to combat a record number of fires in the Amazon rainforest....
06:52, 08/23/2019

What to do for a busted lip A busted lip is a common occurrence. We look at nine treatments and remedies that people can use at home to help heal a busted lip. We also explain when to see a doctor....
06:52, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift's new album 'Lover' includes star-studded collaborations, juicy lyrics Taylor Swift dropped her highly anticipated album "Lover," which includes a collaboration with the Dixie Chicks and some juicy lyrical references.        ...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift's 'Lover' Easter eggs: Which fan theories were right and which were way off? Taylor Swift is the queen of leaving Easter egg clues for her fans. With the release of "Lover," which theories actually came true?        ...
07:13, 08/23/2019

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

Taylor Swift: Lover review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week Less bitter than Reputation, Lover has something for everyone, especially Swift’s boyfriend, but is she treading water?The deluxe version of Taylor Swift’s seventh studio album comes with a facsimile of the singer’s journal. It contains selected diar...
07:13, 08/23/2019

Rain can’t stop surging Mets from sweeping Indians Noah Syndergaard flirted with perfection Thursday night. The Mets didn’t need it, and Syndergaard didn’t get it, but they settled for a soaking-wet sweep instead. While Syndergaard lost his perfect game bid in the sixth inning, he was dominant enough...
07:13, 08/23/2019

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

The Team Goodsmile Racing Hatsune Miku Mercedes AMG GT3, which is racing in the 10 hours of Suzuka t The Team Goodsmile Racing Hatsune Miku Mercedes AMG GT3, which is racing in the 10 hours of Suzuka this weekend, continues to have a very good livery. That is all. ...
07:39, 08/23/2019

ID theft ring targeting veterans lands 5 men behind bars (WOAI)  – Federal authorities in San Antonio have filed charges against five men accused of orchestrating an international theft ring. The men allegedly targeted thousands of veterans and their dependents – taking their personal information to ...
07:39, 08/23/2019

Mexico fines Cancun airport $3.7 million over taxi monopoly Mexico's competition regulator said on Thursday it fined the airport at tourist hot spot Cancun $3.7 million for blocking new taxi operators, which it said reduced competition and effectively overcharged millions of passengers....
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

UPDATE 1-Budget spat puts Boeing contract for AWACS upgrades at risk -sources A dispute over budgeting processes could delay NATO's efforts to finalize a $1 billion contract to extend the life of 14 aging Boeing E-3A surveillance aircraft, often called NATO's "eyes in the sky," sources familiar with the program said....
07:39, 08/23/2019

Josh Rosen's stock rises as Dolphins beat Jaguars Josh Rosen continued to elevate his stock in the Miami Dolphins quarterback competition with a stellar showing during a preseason win against the Jacksonville Jaguars....
07:39, 08/23/2019

|Moyo'slegalteamarguescontemptofcourtafternewterminationnotice In an open letter published on its website, the financial services provider said it took the step "after legal advice and on careful reflection by directors, with proper regard to their fiduciary duties to the company"....
07:39, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ Arrives the Old-Fashioned Way, and With Twists 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....
08:00, 08/23/2019

Brazil and France clash over raging wildfires in Amazon rainforest Brazil's president has accused other countries of interfering and having a "colonialist mindset" as they express fears for the burning Amazon rainforest....
08:00, 08/23/2019

Attorney generals, telecoms sign plan to combat illegal robocalls Twelve of the nation's largest telecommunications companies and attorney generals from all 50 states and D.C. announced an agreement Thursday to combat illegal robocalls....
08:00, 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

Android replacing dessert names with numbered versions Google announced Thursday it's ditching dessert-themed names for versions of its Android operating system, switching instead to numbered identifications....
08:00, 08/23/2019

| Cell C credit rating cut to D by S&P on missed interest payments Cell C has suspended the payments as part of an effort to recapitalise the company and increase liquidity, chief executive officer Douglas Craigie Stevenson has said....
08:00, 08/23/2019

| Facebook launches tool to let users control data it gathers about their web activity Facebook, under pressure to ramp up privacy rules across its platform, said on Tuesday it was rolling out a tool allowing users to control data that it receives from other apps and websites about their online activity....
08:00, 08/23/2019

Drugs worth $161 million seized in Malaysia's biggest haul Malaysian authorities on Friday said they had seized nearly 3.7 tonnes of ketamine and cocaine worth about $161 million in the country's biggest drugs haul to date....
08:26, 08/23/2019

Two years on, a look at the Rohingya crisis This month marks the second anniversary of the fleeing of more than 730,000 Rohingya from Myanmar's northwest Rakhine State to Bangladesh after a military-led crackdown in response to an attack by Muslim militants on Myanmar police posts....
08:26, 08/23/2019

Japan PM reiterates that Tokyo wants South Korea to keep its promises, rebuild trust Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday Japan still expects South Korea to keep its promises on the contentious issue of wartime forced labor and to work to rebuild trust....
08:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

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

Get 16% off Adobe's Creative Cloud Photography Plan with this special deal Adobe has slashed 16% off its Creative Cloud Photography Plan, which includes unlimited access to Photoshop and Lightoom, plus 20GB cloud storage for your pictures and projects.The Photography Plan was already the most affordable way to become part o...
08:26, 08/23/2019

"Triple Talaq" Law To Be Examined By Top Court, Notice Issued To Centre The law that makes "Triple Talaq", a controversial Islamic practice that allows men to divorce their wives instantly, punishable, will be examined by the Supreme Court. The top court has sent a notice......
08:52, 08/23/2019

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

"Notice" To Those Defending Civil Liberties: Kapil Sibal On P Chidambaram Senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Friday took a swipe at the government, saying the "economy is in ICU" and the Modi dispensation has issued a "look out notice" for all those defending civil......
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

How do high schools deal with lightning strikes & safety during football games? TUCSON – The high school football season begins Friday night.  Some games may get delayed because of lightning strikes.  Here’s more on how players, fans and administrators dealt with the lightning threats at CDO on Thursday:...
08:52, 08/23/2019

Top law firm Weil Gotshal botched millions in pay for bankers Two powerful Wall Street investment bankers could be on the hook for millions of dollars in back taxes and penalties after one of the world’s most prestigious law firms botched their pay packages — and then left them in the dark about the error for y...
09:13, 08/23/2019

Swiss jewelry brand Chopard stiffs celebs, lies about ‘ethical gold’: suit A Swiss jewelry brand whose sparkling pieces have been worn by several big-name stars — including Kendall Jenner, Rihanna and Ryan Reynolds — lies about using “ethical gold” and drags its feet on paying celebrities who promote the bling, a rep for th...
09:13, 08/23/2019

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

Ted Cruz defends Hasbro's 'Monopoly Socialism' after parody board game draws criticism online Sen. Ted Cruz came to the defense of toy-making giant Hasbro on Thursday after the company came under fire over a "Monopoly Socialism" game that takes as its slogan the phrase "Winning is for capitalists."...
10:00, 08/23/2019

2 Green Berets killed in combat in Afghanistan identified The U.S. Army’s Special Operations Command has released the names of the two Green Berets who were killed Wednesday during combat operations in Afghanistan....
10:00, 08/23/2019

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

| 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

US-Australia basketball: Fans voice anger at seating Basketball fans who paid for expensive seats at a USA-Australia match in the Australian city of Melbourne say they have been ripped off. Hollywood actor Russell Crowe was among those to complain of poor courtside views....
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

In Bolsonaro’s burning Brazilian Amazon, all our futures are being consumed | Eliane Brum The rainforest might seem a remote place, but it is the heart of the planet – and it is under attack as never beforeThe Amazon is the centre of the world. Right now, as our planet experiences climate collapse, there is nowhere more important. If we 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

The great Australian cafe war: he thought he was the best customer ever ... but was he? When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrongIt all started on Monday when Fraser Harvey walked into his local cafe in Melbourne’s city centre. To mark his constant visits to t...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Italy elections look likely as experts cast doubt on a new left-wing alliance The unlikely alliance would in theory enjoy a relatively comfortable majority in the parliament's lower house but would rely on a handful of sympathetic but unaligned senators....
10:52, 08/23/2019

Emmanuel Macron’s Bittersweet Brexit Victory Boris Johnson is proving the French leader right on the dangers of letting the U.K. withdrawal drag on too long. But there’s no cause for celebration. ...
10:52, 08/23/2019

What Is Vegan Leather, and Should You Be Wearing It? Environmentally conscious consumers are fretting about not just what they eat. Some have started to shun clothes and other products made from animal hides, opting instead for synthetic and natural alternatives. Collectively these have become known as...
10:52, 08/23/2019

Army dad uses super hero costume in epic homecoming These little girls find their favorite comic book hero in the park, but the real super hero is underneath the mask.        ...
11:13, 08/23/2019

Walmart to reopen, renovate El Paso store with memorial to shooting victims The El Paso store is expected to reopen in three to four months, and Walmart plans to add a memorial for the shooting victims, officials say.        ...
11:13, 08/23/2019

Fast-spreading wildfire forces evacuations in Northern California Shasta College in Redding, California, served as the initial shelter for evacuees, but then it had to be evacuated as well, officials say.        ...
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

Andrew Harper's family vow to 'go forward with him in our hearts' in first official tribute to 'murdered' officer The family of Pc Andrew Harper have vowed to "go forward with Andrew in our hearts" in their first tribute to the officer, a week after he was killed....
11:39, 08/23/2019

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

What to Expect of Britain’s New Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the G7 Summit Britain’s new Prime Minister Boris Johnson will make his debut on the international stage this weekend, at the G7 summit of world leaders in Biarritz, France. There, Johnson will have his first chance as Prime Minister to win over – or al...
11:39, 08/23/2019

Massacred at Home, in Misery Abroad, 730,000 Rohingya Are Mired in Hopelessness Fear of what awaits them has kept the Rohingya from returning to Myanmar, where they were targets of ethnic cleansing. But life in Bangladesh refugee camps is intolerable. There’s no good place to go....
11:39, 08/23/2019

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

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

| 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 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

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

Arsenal attacking trio can match Liverpool's vaunted front three, claims Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang believes Arsenal's club-record £72million signing Nicolas Pepe can help form a devastating attacking unit to match Liverpool's celebrated front three....
12:00, 08/23/2019

How will Chelsea line up against Norwich? Antonio Rudiger returns Antonio Rudiger's return from a meniscus injury gives Frank Lampard his first significant decision to make at centre-back since allowing David Luiz to join Arsenal....
12:00, 08/23/2019

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

Recent NBC intern Erin Edwards killed by mom in murder-suicide A Boston University student and former intern at NBC 4 New York was shot to death by her mother on Wednesday, the news station reported. Erin Edwards, 20, and her 24-year-old brother were both killed by their mother inside their home near Atlanta, au...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Prince Andrew got a foot massage from ‘young Russian women’ at Jeffrey Epstein’s pad: report Prince Andrew was spotted getting a foot massage from two young Russian women inside Jeffrey Epstein’s Upper East Side mansion, a report said Thursday. Literary agent John Brockman said in a 2013 email that he saw Randy Andy getting the rubdown “from...
12:26, 08/23/2019

George Washington Bridge temporarily shut down after report of pipe bomb A report of a pipe bomb shut down the upper level of the George Washington Bridge in both directions for about two hours on Thursday evening before police determined it was not a threat, authorities said. The suspected pipe bomb was reported to be on...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Widow’s bid to reverse parole of cop killer Herman Bell denied A state appellate court turned down the request of a murdered cop’s widow to reconsider parole for Herman Bell, who was convicted of killing her husband and another NYPD officer nearly 50 years ago. The court wrote in a ruling dated Thursday that Dia...
12:26, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO resigns after speaking of 'Deep State,' and investigations of Trump, Clinton Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne has resigned days after previous letter speaking of the "deep state'' and helping investigations of Trump, Clinton       ...
12:26, 08/23/2019

What we've learned from Formula 1 2021 car windtunnel model Formula 1's 2021 concept car has undergone its first windtunnel tests, and according to series chiefs the results of changes designed to improve the spectacle were "excellent"...
12:52, 08/23/2019

Hotel worker 'prevents potential mass shooting' A potential mass shooting may have been prevented in California after a hotel employee reported a disgruntled colleague who had threatened to shoot everyone he saw in the building, police have said....
12:52, 08/23/2019

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

Young dugong dies in Thailand in blow for vulnerable species Marine resources officials in Thailand say an ailing 5-month-old dugong has died during surgery, just days after the much-publicized death of another dugong from what biologists believe was a combination of shock and ingesting plastic waste...
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

The Morning After: iPhone 'Pro' rumors Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. We're ready with our review of Samsung's big-screen Galaxy Note 10+, and the rumor machine is already cranking up ahead of Apple's next big iPhone reveal. Also, an OTA update can make some Teslas ...
13:13, 08/23/2019

Google Photos now has the ability to search for text in images Google is making it much easier to look for specific images with text through its Photos app. Over the years, the tech giant released various object recognition features powered by Google Lens for its backup application, so it doesn't end up a p...
13:13, 08/23/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen plots surge while draws dominate at Sinquefield Cup The world champion’s unbeaten run of classical games is closing in on Ding Liren’s record, while the world No 3 is also on good formThe $325,000 Sinquefield Cup at Saint Louis moves into its second half this weekend as the draw-dominated event contra...
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

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

Deontay Wilder sends warning to Tyson Fury and Luis Ortiz... and predicts another loss for Anthony Joshua Deontay Wilder has vowed to knock out Luis Ortiz and Tyson Fury in his next two fights – and believes Anthony Joshua is destined to come up short again against Andy Ruiz Jr....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Nokia 7.2 Leaks Out in Live Photos, Confirms Previous Leaks Nokia 7.2 leaks yet again, this time in live photos revealing full design. Leaks from a Russian distributor also reveal different colour variants of the smartphone....
14:00, 08/23/2019

'God, I love the English': Swift details nights out in London in new song Can you Adam and Eve it? Taylor Swift might have spent her formative years in Nashville, Tennessee, but nowadays she is apparently all about walks in Camden Market and nights out in Brixton....
14:00, 08/23/2019

Contractor stabbed to death while inspecting DC bridge WASHINGTON — Police in the nation’s capital say a contractor working on the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge has been stabbed to death. Police Chief Peter Newsham tells reporters that 62-year-old Robert Bolich, of Alexandria, Virginia, was at...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders unveils $16 trillion climate plan Bernie Sanders released a climate plan on Thursday that would cost $16.3 trillion during his tour of a Northern California town ravaged by wildfire. The presidential hopeful called the town of Paradise a “wake-up call for our entire nation” to the da...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Adults arrested after kindergartner brings cocaine to school A man and woman in Louisiana were arrested after a kindergartner brought three bags of cocaine to a New Orleans-area school Tuesday, investigators said. A teacher called a school resource officer after the 5-year-old student was seen holding a bag of...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Doctor who performed brain studies for sex cult Nxivm loses his license The doctor who performed controversial brain studies for the sex cult Nxivm had his license revoked by the New York State Health Department, a report said Thursday. Dr. Brandon Porter, who performed unsanctioned research including a “fright stu...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Spanish police bust pervert accused of snapping over 500 up-skirt photos A serial perv who allegedly snapped hundreds of up-skirt photos was busted by Spanish authorities who tracked online activity to catch him in the act, a report said. The Spanish National Police arrested the man in Madrid on Wednesday while he was sna...
14:00, 08/23/2019

Google Photos just got an awesome feature that makes it a must-have Android and iPhone app Google Photos is easily one of the best apps you could have installed on your phone, especially if it’s an Android device, and especially a specific type of Android that comes with unlimited storage. Even if you prefer a different cloud or stor...
14:00, 08/23/2019

|Cosatu'inprinciple'opentoprescribedassets,butwarnsagainstlooting While opposition party the DA has argued unions should oppose prescribed assets in order to protect their members' interests, trade union federation Cosatu says it "in principle" supports investment being required to invest part their funds in govern...
14:26, 08/23/2019

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

U.S. fines Deutsche Bank $16 million to settle China, Russia corruption charges Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay more than $16 million to settle charges that it violated U.S. corruption laws by hiring relatives of foreign government officials in order to win or retain business, the U.S. regulator said in a statement....
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

Swedish regulator delays Swedbank money-laundering probe report The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) will publish the conclusions of its probe into alleged money laundering in the Baltics by the beginning of next year, it said on Friday, pushing back the deadline by several months....
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

Seeking clarity from Fed's Powell? Good luck with that When Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Friday, traders will comb through his remarks for clues on whether the U.S. central bank will deliver more rate cuts this year....
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

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

Cam Newton leaves Panthers' preseason game vs. Patriots with foot injury Cam Newton made an early exit Thursday night against the Patriots, as the Panthers QB suffered a foot injury in the first quarter.       ...
14:52, 08/23/2019

Opinion: Why Vanderbilt can win the SEC football title, and why Alabama could not With the start of the college football season coming when Florida and Miami play Saturday, here are the first SEC rankings of the season.       ...
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

Raiders edge Packers on 80-yard field in Winnipeg Daniel Carson kicked a 33-yard field goal with 8 seconds remaining, and the Oakland Raiders earned a bizarre 22-21 preseason victory over the Green Bay Packers on a field that was shortened to 80 yards over concerns about player safety   &...
14:52, 08/23/2019

China hits U.S. with tariffs on $75 billion worth of goods, reinstates auto levies, state media reports The levies range from 5 to 10 percent and will be implemented on Sept. 1 and Dec. 15 — the same dates President Trump’s latest tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods are slated to take effect....
15:13, 08/23/2019

David Koch, Industrialist Who Fueled Right-Wing Movement, Dies at 79 A man-about-town philanthropist, he and his brother Charles ran a business colossus while furthering a libertarian agenda that reshaped American politics....
15:13, 08/23/2019

Lenovo Smart Clock update gives Google Photos a new bedside home We loved the Lenovo Smart Clock when we first reviewed it in Spring of 2019, but couldn't help but feel that the smart display's screen was underused. A new and very welcome update rectifies that.Bringing the device more in line with the si...
15:13, 08/23/2019

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

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

At home with Pandora Skyes: inside The High Low presenter's fun, eclectic and colourful 'forever home' Writer and podcast host Pandora Sykes worked fast to decorate her 'grown-up forever house' in bold, colourful style — getting it done with just a week to spare before her baby arrived....
15:39, 08/23/2019

Keystone XL Pipeline Plan Is Approved by Nebraska Supreme Court The pipeline has been the subject of litigation for years, and became a proxy for a national debate between environmentalists and the energy industry....
15:39, 08/23/2019

Rocket Report: Single-core Delta IV is no more, fully automated Soyuz Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. (credit: Arianespace) Welcome to Edition 2.12 of the Rocket Report! This week's report might as well be brought to you by United Launch Alliance—but never fear, dear readers, no one influences the re...
16:00, 08/23/2019

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

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

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

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, dollar inch up ahead of Powell's Jackson Hole speech World stock markets and the dollar rose on Friday as investors looked to a speech by Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell for clarification on whether the U.S. central bank remains on course to deliver another interest rate cut in next month....
16:26, 08/23/2019

EU piles pressure on Brazil over Amazon fires The European Union piled pressure on Friday on Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over fires raging in the Amazon basin, with Ireland and France saying they could block a trade deal with South America....
16:26, 08/23/2019

Indonesia's plastic recycling exports hit by tougher rules on imported waste Indonesia's exports of recycled plastic have plunged by 70% in the past few months due to a shortage of materials needed for production since Jakarta tightened rules on imported waste, an industry body said on Friday....
16:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

Love 'em, hate 'em, respect 'em: The biggest villains across current sports landscape What would sports be without our villains? The athletes we love to hate. Here's a look at the biggest villains across the modern sports landscape.       ...
16:26, 08/23/2019

Rep. Seth Moulton Drops Out of 2020 Democratic Primary (WASHINGTON) — Massachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton plans to exit the Democratic presidential primary race on Friday, becoming the second 2020 candidate to drop out this week as the field narrows. Moulton is set to announce the end his campaign duri...
16:52, 08/23/2019

5 Great Girls' Trip Resorts to Book ASAP 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

Tour Championship: Xander Schauffele makes up ground to catch Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka Xander Schauffele began the Tour Championship six shots off the lead; now he's tied for first with Justin Thomas and Brooks Koepka after one round.        ...
16:52, 08/23/2019

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

Cyan Racing Breaks Two Nurburgring Records With Lynk & Co The 528 horse power churning Lynk & Co 03 Cyan Concept lapped the Nurburgring Nordschleife in 7 minutes and 20,143 seconds, averaging 170.4 kmph, with Thed Bjork, behind the wheel....
17:13, 08/23/2019

Barcelona snub loan deal for Vidal... because of Neymar - Euro Papers "Arturo Vidal may leave Barcelona before the transfer window shuts, but it won\u0027t be for a loan deal as a Euro giant has just reportedly had their bid rebuffed."...
17:13, 08/23/2019

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

Liquidity-hunting algos the next big thing in FX NDFs Other players are expected to follow Goldman Sachs and BNP Paribas in introducing algos designed to source both internal and external liquidity for FX NDFs, despite limited liquidity in many non-deliverable currencies....
17:13, 08/23/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX slips as energy shares drop, U.S.-China trade dispute deepens Canada's main stock index dropped on Friday as energy shares fell, tracking declines in oil prices as trade dispute intensified after China unveiled more tariffs against U.S. goods, including crude....
17:39, 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

Special prosecutor to review actor Jussie Smollett's case: judge A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to investigate the case involving ex-"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's allegation that he was the victim of a racist attack, which authorities have ruled a hoax....
17:39, 08/23/2019

Quiz: Would you still pass your driving theory test? There are regional variations in how easy it is to pass your practical driving test – but there is also the theory part. Could you still pass?Newly released figures show that there are some areas of the country where it appears to be much easier to p...
17:39, 08/23/2019

Here's Subscription Mobility Company Lynk & Co Breaking Nürburgring Records, As They Do Lynk & Co is a new venture from Volvo owner Geely that ultimately aims to get cars on the road in a novel way: through month-to-month “subscriptions” designed to be far more flexible than the current cumbersome dealership and ownership model. Wha...
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

Why Is My Credit Union Telling Me Which Dealers I Can Buy From? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are talking about “approved dealers” from banks, getting out of a lease you d...
17:39, 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 are building a real-life version of the Starship Enterprise's life scanner When the crewmembers of the Starship Enterprise pull into orbit around a new planet, one of the first things they do is scan for life-forms. Here in the real world, researchers have long been trying to figure out how to unambiguously detect signs of ...
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

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

Silverstone MotoGP: Marc Marquez breaks lap record as he sets pace Marc Marquez broke the MotoGP lap record at Silverstone to end day one at the British Grand Prix fastest by almost three tenths of a second ahead of Maverick Vinales...
18:26, 08/23/2019

Supercars champion McLaughlin denies claims he's become "boring" Scott McLaughlin has hit back at comments from Supercars rival David Reynolds that he has become "boring", claiming that he's simply "grown up" since moving to DJR Team Penske...
18:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

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

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

A Cool Story About How Pathetic Congressional Democrats Can Be Here is a fun anecdote from the Washington Post about House Ways and Means Committee chair Richard Neal, one of the most powerful Democrats in Congress....
18:52, 08/23/2019

A$AP Rocky, Hero, Reportedly Ghosted on Thanking Trump for Lobbying to Get Him Out of Jail Two of Trump’s top African American supporters told Yahoo News they’re upset with rapper A$AP Rocky and his team of managers and lawyers for apparently snubbing them, uhh, I mean, snubbing Trump, after the rapper was released from Swedish jail earlie...
18:52, 08/23/2019

ICE Facilities Are Sounding More and More Like Guantanamo Bay Satellites Evgenii Ivanov has not eaten since August 4. The 41 year old Russian citizen is currently detained at the Otay Mesa Detention Center in California, where he’s has skipped 51 meals in the past few weeks and lost 27 pounds, according to a filing in fed...
18:52, 08/23/2019

David Koch, a Bad Man, Has Died David Koch, the conservative billionaire who, along with his brother Charles, helped to make the world a worse place, has died at 79, Charles Koch announced on Friday....
18:52, 08/23/2019

You Call it Craft, I Call it Art Weavers, sculptors and visionary eccentrics at the International Folk Art Market have liberated traditional definitions of craft. Social media is challenging ideas about who can make art....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Panthers’ Eric Reid claims late hit on Patriots’ Ben Watson wasn’t intentional after Twitter spat Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid said his late hit to the upper body of New England Patriots tight end Ben Watson on Thursday night wasn't an attempt to settle a personal score but was simply about not letting the Pats score. The play drew consider...
18:52, 08/23/2019

Russ Conway, 70, Dies; His Reporting Led to a Hockey Boss’s Downfall He detailed the corrupt acts of the head of the N.H.L. players’ union, laying the groundwork for successful prosecutions in the United States and Canada....
18:52, 08/23/2019

Guardiola 'happily wrong' about milestone man David Silva "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola hailed David Silva ahead of his 400th game for the club but admitted he initially wondered if the diminutive playmaker had the physical attributes to be a success in the Premier League."...
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

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

Amazon hosts thousands of unsafe or banned products, new investigation finds Amazon shows numerous listings for toys and medications that lack the proper health risks to children, as well as sleeping mats previously banned by the FDA, according to a Wall Street Journal investigation....
19:13, 08/23/2019

Gallup: Americans' confidence in economy down, but still strong Americans' confidence in the U.S. economy has dipped slightly since last month and more than 40 percent say things are getting worse, new research said Friday....
19:13, 08/23/2019

Where daredevil monks climb closer to God Hidden in the countryside of the nation of Georgia, the 130-foot Katskhi pillar of rock is home to one of the world's most isolated churches, where monks make perilous ascents toward the heavens on a prayer pilgrimages....
19:13, 08/23/2019

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

First Flush of Fame: Loretta Devine Fame has its ups and downs, says Loretta Devine - including being unable to "go anywhere without people bothering you." (Aug. 23)        ...
19:39, 08/23/2019

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

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

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

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

Pensioner fleeced out of more than £2k by pickpockets who preyed on bus passengers A pensioner who was fleeced out of more than £2,000 by a pickpocketing duo who preyed on vulnerable bus passengers today said she now felt unsafe going out....
20:00, 08/23/2019

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

Andrew Harper: Police forces around Britain pause for minute's silence to remember Pc A minute's silence has been by police forces across the country this morning to remember Pc Andrew Harper who died while responding to a reported crime....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Kirsten Dunst shines in quirky 'On Becoming a God in Central Florida' "On Becoming a God in Central Florida" is every bit as quirky as its title in mostly good ways, foremost by providing a darkly comic vehicle for Kirsten Dunst, who sinks her teeth into this jaundiced look at the pursuit of the American Dream....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Miley Cyrus denies cheating on Liam Hemsworth in series of tweets Miley Cyrus posted about what she's going through currently in a series of tweets on Thursday, telling followers she never cheated on her estranged husband Liam Hemsworth....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Dow, stocks dive off Trump's latest comments on US-China trade war Stocks fell sharply on Wall Street Friday after President Donald Trump called on U.S. companies to consider alternatives to doing business in China       ...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Terrence Malick film, 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' doc in Austin Film Festival's first wave of titles The Austin Film Festival announced its first wave of titles for the 2019 festival including Terrence Malick's "A Hidden Life," the "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" documentary and more world premieres....
20:26, 08/23/2019

Dozens Charged Over Massive $6 Million Internet Romance Scam Eighty people have been charged in a massive international fraud scheme that sought to steal tens of millions of dollars from victims globally, including both businesses and individuals—some of whom prosecutors say were elderly.Read more......
20:26, 08/23/2019

A Superbug Salmonella Sickened Hundreds of People Through Cheese, Beef, and Raw Milk According to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an outbreak of superbug salmonella sickened hundreds of people and hospitalized dozens over the past two years. But what makes the incident especially scary is that the ou...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Facebook Discloses Cambridge Analytica Email It Fought for Months to Keep Secret More than a year ago, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg laid out on his personal page a “timeline” related to the Cambridge Analytica “situation.” But he omitted a key piece of information, which was finally made public on Friday. Read more......
20:26, 08/23/2019

We Tested Peanut and Gluten Sensors Designed for People With Tricky Food Allergies Eating out with food allergies can be a minor annoyance, or if you’re unlucky, a potentially fatal booby trap. Although most restaurant and take-out menus will have labels for common allergens, the same can’t be said for that banana bread your cowork...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Google Photos Now Lets You Search for Specific Text Inside Your Pics Google Photos already features handy automatic tagging features that let you find every picture you’ve ever taken of, say, a dog or flower with one simple search. But now, after some eagle-eyed users spotted a new feature, Google has confirmed that ...
20:26, 08/23/2019

Why Nest Accounts are Becoming Google Accounts and What You Can Do About It It’s official: If you’ve got a Nest account, you can now swap everything over to your Google account. But should you do it right away, if at all? And why is Google asking you to combine accounts anyway? Here’s everything you need to know if you’ve go...
20:26, 08/23/2019

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

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

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

Honda enhances passenger-side safety with Autoliv's next-gen airbag Honda's new airbag, co-developed with Swedish supplier Autoliv, utilizes four major components, unlike conventional passenger-side airbags that use one inflatable part, to reduce the probability of injuries in a wider variety of frontal crashes....
20:26, 08/23/2019

Find Your Favorite Show's Easter Eggs on the TVDetails Subreddit Some TV shows have too many jokes to catch with just one watch: Arrested Development, 30 Rock, Bojack Horseman, The Simpsons, Community. Some use foreshadowing and thematic hints: Lost, Breaking Bad, The 100. And some just have interesting mistakes, ...
20:26, 08/23/2019

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

Watch: Chicago Cubs' Kyle Hendricks spins pitching gem vs. San Francisco Giants Chicago Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks out-dueled Jeff Samardija and led his team to a narrow victory against the San Francisco Giants, allowing just three hits over seven scoreless innings....
20:52, 08/23/2019

'El Hijo' is a Spaghetti Western stealth game with heart The art at the top of El Hijo's website says it all. A young boy in a red poncho stands at the edge of a cliff, overlooking a sun-bleached desert valley with a stuffed bear dangling from his fingertips. His shadow unfurls across the rock behind ...
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

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

5 new releases we love: Jay Som gets smooth, Missy throws it back, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we think are worth your time. You can listen to these and more on Spotify....
20:52, 08/23/2019

The 12 Best Games For 3DS And 2DS It’s been years since the original 3DS launched. There’s an updated version with better 3D , improved controls, and of course, a wealth of excellent games to play. There’s also a 2DS XL that can do everything its 3D brother can do, aside from 3D....
20:52, 08/23/2019

Why reCAPTCHA is actually an act of human torture Like many things that start out as a mere annoyance, though eventually grow into somewhat of an affliction. One particular dark and insidious thing has more than reared its ugly head in recent years, and now far more accurately described as an epidem...
21:13, 08/23/2019

Trump suggests Jay Powell is a 'bigger enemy' than Xi Jinping President Trump tore into the Chair of the Federal Reserve Jay Powell saying he potentially is a "bigger enemy" to the United States than the president of China....
21:14, 08/23/2019

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

California wildfire plan shows how we can adapt to threat of natural disasters Last month, the California legislature passed a proposal to reduce the risk that utility power lines will spark wildfires and to socialize the cost of compensating victims when those measures fail....
21:15, 08/23/2019

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg undergoes cancer treatment for pancreatic tumor Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed a three-week course of radiation therapy for cancer, the top court said in a statement Friday....
21:39, 08/23/2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg treated for malignant tumor on pancreas, Supreme Court says Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed three weeks of radiation therapy at a New York City hospital to treat a malignant tumor on her pancreas, the court said Friday....
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

Powell's speech support U.S. rate-cut bets U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday as Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said the central bank will do what it can to preserve the longest U.S. economic expansion on record, supporting bets......
21:39, 08/23/2019

College Students Can Now Get Sirius XM for $4 a Month If you’re currently enrolled in a college or university, then Sirius XM has a deal for you. The satellite radio company is offering students the ability to get its Premier Plan for $4 a month, $9 off its traditional price of $13....
22:00, 08/23/2019

German sprint specialist Kittel announces retirement German sprint specialist Marcel Kittel on Friday announced his retirement from the sport, saying he lacked the commitment and drive that was necessary to remain a top athlete....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Tom Holland and Robert Downey Jr. are all smiles amid Spider-Man, Marvel controversy While the idea of Spider-Man leaving the MCU sparks panic on Twitter, Tom Holland and Robert Downey Jr. are enjoying time in the sun.        ...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Where’s the Hat Headed? Obama Makes a Formal Request for Aretha Franklin’s Inauguration Hat It’s hard to believe it’s been just over a year since the world lost the voice and unforgettable presence known as the “Queen of Soul,” Aretha Franklin. But as the battle over the diva’s estate heats up, there’s a chance one piece of Franklin’s histo...
22:00, 08/23/2019

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

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

Colin Kaepernick Reveals the Source of His Inspiration for National Anthem Protest It’s well-known that Colin Kaepernick started his protest on the gridiron to bring attention to the police brutality and racial injustice plaguing this nation, but in a recent interview, the former quarterback reveals what specifically inspired his a...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Black Women's Equal Pay Day: It's Bad Enough to Make 61 Cents on the Dollar, but What About the 'Emotional Tax'? Sixty-one cents on the dollar. That’s what black women currently make, in comparison to their equally qualified white male counterparts (of non-Hispanic origin). Despite being the most educated demographic, black women—also 80 percent of breadwinners...
22:00, 08/23/2019

France's Macron says real 'ecocide' going on in Amazon The Amazon needs better management to end the 'ecocide' that is going on in the rainforest, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday ahead of a G7 summit at the weekend....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Paris prosecutor opens inquiry into whether Epstein committed crimes in France The chief prosecutor in Paris has opened a preliminary inquiry to determine whether late U.S. financier Jeffrey Epstein committed any sex crimes on French territory or against any underage French victims, prosecutor Remy Heitz's office said on Friday...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Turkey's Erdogan to visit Russia on Aug. 27: Turkish presidency Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will make a one-day official visit to Russia on August 27, the Turkish presidency said on Friday, hours after he held a phone call with Russia's Vladimir Putin to discuss developments in northwestern Syria....
22:00, 08/23/2019

Merck Canada says new drug price regulations are unconstitutional Merck Canada and a group of pharmaceutical companies are challenging the constitutionality of new regulations meant to lower patented drug prices, the company said in a statement on Friday, in a late bid to derail reforms that would hurt pharmaceutic...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Users Permanently Alter Their Minds Inside a Network in an Excerpt From Jayinee Basu's The City of Folding Faces Mara is very different now, after digitizing and uploading herself as a “space-time tubeform” into the network of the Roulette. There’s even a word for people like her in the universe of Jayinee Basu’s 2019 scifi novella The City of Folding Faces—the...
22:26, 08/23/2019

China To Impose New Tariffs On $75 Billion Of US Imports China announced Friday it will hit US soybeans, lobsters, peanut butter and other imports worth $75 billion with new tariffs in retaliation for Washington's planned duty hikes, further intensifying......
22:26, 08/23/2019

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

Qantas Testing The New World's Longest Flight: 19 Hours In The Air Qantas Airways wants to fly passengers from Sydney to New York and London without stopping. But first, the Australian airline needs to make sure travelers can handle the trip....
22:26, 08/23/2019

Son charged in death of ex-Viking Bennett The son of former NFL lineman Barry Bennett has been charged in the death of his father. He is being sought by police after Bennett and his wife were found dead in their home....
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

'Keep Marysville white': racist remark by would-be councilor shocks Michigan city A question about diversity in a candidate’s forum produced a jaw-dropping response from first-time candidate Jean CramerFor the first hour of the election forum in Marysville, Michigan, on Thursday night the debate between the five candidates for a c...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift: Trump thinks his presidency is an autocracy Exclusive: songwriter discusses her political awakening in a Guardian interviewTaylor Swift has spoken of her disillusionment with American values in an exclusive interview with the Guardian.The 29-year-old songwriter said she began feeling conflicte...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Dying for a new body: why so many deaths from plastic surgery tourism? New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cedeño used to joke with her sister Kendra that she was going to be 23 forever.Cedeño, daughter of Dominican immigrants, wa...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Aston Villa v Everton: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 8pm BST kick-offTen things to look for in the Premier League this weekendAnd feel free to email Nick or tweet him @NickAmes82 9.38pm BST 80 min: A booking for Gomes, who tries to get in the way of a quick Villa free-ki...
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

'Jewface' row: West End musical accused of cultural appropriation Jewish actors and playwrights criticise Falsettos for using non-Jews to play Jewish rolesA West End musical about a Jewish family is at the centre of a row over cultural appropriation, with critics saying the lack of Jewish involvement in the product...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Sacramento train derailment leaves 27 injured Thirteen people were taken to trauma hospitals after a maintenance and a passenger train collided in northern CaliforniaAuthorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train derailment in northern California.Capt Keith Wa...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Amazon rainforest fires: global leaders urged to divert Brazil from 'suicide' path Experts say international pressure may be only way to sway Bolsonaro governmentInternational pressure may be the only way to stop the Brazilian government from taking a “suicide” path in the Amazon, one of the country’s most respected scientists has ...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Brexit: Boris Johnson says people 'shouldn't get hopes up too soon' about prospects of deal - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenAfternoon summary 5.07pm BST It is just plain wrong for Boris Johnson to label refugees crossing the Channel as ‘illegal migrants’. Quite apart from the dehumanising language, there i...
22:52, 08/23/2019

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

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

60 years of the Notting Hill carnival – in pictures From the first indoor celebration in 1959 to the international event of the present day, carnival has been bringing music, dancing and Caribbean culture to the streets of west London for six decades Continue reading......
22:52, 08/23/2019

Telling Lies takes an intimate, expansive view of interactive storytelling Who could this woman be? We're not telling. Four years ago, Sam Barlow surprised the game industry by reviving the moribund and seemingly outdated genre of full-motion-video games. Barlow's Her Story was a wel...
23:13, 08/23/2019

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

Meet the Researchers Working to Make Sure Artificial Intelligence Is a Force for Good With glass interior walls, exposed plumbing and a staff of young researchers dressed like Urban Outfitters models, New York University’s AI Now Institute could easily be mistaken for the offices of any one of New York’s innumerable tech s...
23:13, 08/23/2019

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

Re-Cycle: Kidnappings and controversy - the story of South America's first Grand Tour winner "The opener of our historical Re-Cycle series during this year\u0027s Vuelta a España looks back at the first South American to win a Grand Tour – the Colombian Luis \u0027Lucho\u0027 Herrera. Felix Lowe talks saddle sores, kidnappings and race fixin...
23:13, 08/23/2019

Trump Says He Will Raise Existing Tariffs on Chinese Goods to 30% The president said he would raise tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese imports to 30 percent and would start the next $300 billion at a rate of 15 percent....
23:39, 08/23/2019

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

We have Da Vinci Code's Dan Brown to thank for this online archive of the world's largest occult library Say what you will about Dan Brown’s virtues as a novelist, but the Da Vinci Code author has now cemented himself as a true patron of the (forbidden) arts forevermore. By donating to Amsterdam’s Ritman Library, also known by the much cooler name of th...
23:39, 08/23/2019

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

Popeyes spicy chicken sandwich launch heats up social media A sign posted inside a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen in the Queens borough of New York on Friday said the restaurant was out of its newly launched fried chicken sandwich. Other outlets in the city were also sold out....
23:39, 08/23/2019

Qualcomm interim CFO David Wise to retire Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc said on Friday interim Chief Financial Officer Dave Wise will retire, effective immediately, and named Akash Palkhiwala as a temporary replacement....
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

Powell Issues Warning Over Trade, Signals More Rate Cuts Are Possible Fed Chairman Jerome Powell gave his most forceful warning yet about the risks to the U.S. economy from escalating trade tensions and the limits to the central bank’s ability to cushion any fallout....
00:26, 08/24/2019

BOE's Carney Floats Idea of New, Virtual Reserve Currency Central banks should consider joining forces to create a virtual currency that could supplant the dollar’s role in the global economy, Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney said, offering a novel solution to concerns about the greenback’s status as the wo...
00:26, 08/24/2019

Leak: The OnePlus 7T Pro could pack a massive camera module For the past few years now, OnePlus has launched two phones per year – one in the spring, and an upgraded ‘T’ model in the fall. We may have gotten our first look at a big design change coming to the OnePlus 7T Pro (or just 7T) change in the series t...
00:26, 08/24/2019

Chez Reavie records first hole-in-one on 9th hole in Tour Championship history Chez Reavie finished the front nine 5 under Friday at the Tour Championship after his ace on the par-3 9th hole at East Lake Golf Club.        ...
00:26, 08/24/2019