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02:56, 2019-08-26

PTSD Made Him Walk Away From Public Life. Now He’s Heading Back. Generations of politicians have assumed that openly acknowledging a psychiatric disorder would be disastrous. Jason Kander is testing that assumption....
02:51, 2019-08-26

Plácido Domingo gets standing ovation at Salzburg Plácido Domingo received a standing ovation as he took to the stage at the Salzburg Festival at his first performance since nine women accused him of sexual harassment in an AP report...
02:51, 2019-08-26

Former US Sen. Al Franken tests welcome on speaking circuit Former US Sen. Al Franken is testing his welcome on the speaking circuit as he takes more steps into public life after sexual misconduct allegations derailed his political career...
02:51, 2019-08-26

Keep Your Space Clean With Regular "Purge" Days I am admittedly a pretty messy person. I persistently have stacks of items around my office, and sometimes my home that I plan to get to “later;” however, as my boyfriend can tell you, that later more often than not never comes. Which is why I recommend scheduling it....
02:51, 2019-08-26

Ask About a Hotel or Airbnb's WiFi Before You Book Last Christmas I decided to splurge on an Airbnb for a few days in my hometown rather than stay with friends and family for my entire trip. I loved the idea of being able to come and go as I wanted, as well as stay up as late as I wanted without bugging my hosts. As it turns out, my midnight west co...
02:51, 2019-08-26

Former Republican Rep. Joe Walsh Will Primary Trump Joe Walsh, an ex-lawmaker from Illinois, a conservative radio talk show host, and a former Trump supporter announced on Sunday that he will challenge the president for the Republican Party’s 2020 nomination....
02:51, 2019-08-26

France Opens Investigation of Epstein Rape Allegations With world leaders, including Donald Trump, gathered in southern France for a G7 summit this weekend, the timing of this announcement by French authorities is interesting. On Friday, authorities said they had started a rape investigation of the late pedophile and sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein and t...
02:51, 2019-08-26

At G7, Trump Shows Astounding Lack of Clarity About U.S. Policy Goals Media reports coming out of the G7 summit in Biarritz, France, are pretty striking in terms of the nearly constant shift of focus by President Donald Trump. Allied leaders and journalists alike seem to be having a hard time following along with Trump’s constant stream of contradictory thoughts and s...
02:51, 2019-08-26

SpaceX Is Planning Testing in South Texas That Could Break Resident’s Windows SpaceX is planning to do testing on Monday in south Texas that might damage the homes in the area. The Brownsville Herald reported on Saturday that Cameron County’s Office of Emergency Management sent a notice to Boca Chica Village residents that a planned test could “possibly break windows” at thei...
02:51, 2019-08-26

Trump official calls Zarif's G7 appearance a 'curveball' President Donald Trump said he had "no comment" after Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif made an unexpected arrival at the G7 summit to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron....
02:51, 2019-08-26

Greek magnate refuses to pay Manhattan socialite wife’s $2.3M IRS debt The socialite wife of 90-year-old Greek shipping magnate Spiros Milonas owes the Internal Revenue Service a whopping $2.27 million — and her estranged husband is refusing to pay her seven-figure debt. Manhattanite Antonia Kotovos Milonas, 64, never paid the balance on her 2017 income taxes, so the I...
02:17, 2019-08-26

Journalist slain in Mexico promised readers “activism” Mexico’s National Human Rights Commission says a 12th journalist has been slain this year in the country, which is one of the world’s deadliest for the profession...
02:17, 2019-08-26

AP Interview: Sudan PM seeks end to country’s pariah status AP Interview: Sudan’s new prime minister says ending his country’s international pariah status and drastically cutting military spending are prerequisites for rescuing a faltering economy...
02:17, 2019-08-26

Brazilians rally to support big corruption investigation Brazilians have rallied across the country to urge that the government keep pursuing a mammoth corruption investigation and to show support for the justice minister, who has been hit with allegations he abused his powers as a judge overseeing the probe...
02:17, 2019-08-26

Israeli aircraft strike Hamas site after Gaza rocket fire Israel’s military says its aircraft have carried out strikes on Hamas military positions in the Gaza Strip after three rockets were launched from the territory into southern Israel...
02:17, 2019-08-26

As U.S.-Taliban deal nears, Afghanistan’s Ghani hardens resolve to hold elections on time President Ashraf Ghani rejected concerns about security, including the fact that insurgent threats will keep 2,000 out of 7,400 polling places closed....
02:17, 2019-08-26

US tech industry sees growing wave of employee activism Despite six-figure salaries and unlimited vacation time, many tech workers are questioning the effects of their work and joining forces with their more precarious blue-collar, service and contract-worker counterparts, pressing for better work conditions and pay....
02:17, 2019-08-26

Lightning strike at Tour Championship causes 6 injuries ATLANTA (AP) — Six people were injured Saturday when lightning struck a 60-foot pine at the Tour Championship where they were taking cover from rain and showered them with debris, Atlanta police said. The third round of the season-ending PGA Tour event had been suspended for about 30 minutes because...
02:17, 2019-08-26

How the Amazon’s fires, deforestation affect the U.S. Midwest (NBC News) — The Amazon’s lush greenery and network of waterways are at risk in the face of this summer’s record fires, but another force of nature brewing high above the landscape is also deserving of attention, scientists and researchers say. An invisible atmospheric river that c...
02:17, 2019-08-26

Southern Arizona is drying out and heating up! TUCSON – It’s about to get hotter! High pressure continues to build in from the Northwest. This will provide a drying and warming trend for Southern Arizona. Tomorrow: Mostly sunny skies. High: 102° Tomorrow Night: Mostly clear skies. Low: 78° This ridge of high pressure will strengthen over...
02:17, 2019-08-26

Realme 5 Pro, Mi A3, Motorola One Action, and More Tech News This Week Realme 5 Pro and Realme 5 India launch may have been the highlight of the week, but there was plenty of other stuff including price cuts for popular phones....
02:17, 2019-08-26

Kanye West brings surprise Sunday Service to Dayton with Dave Chappelle after mass shooting Kanye West hosted a surprise Sunday Service in Ohio attended by Kim Kardashian and Dave Chappelle to support the community after the Dayton shooting.        ...
02:17, 2019-08-26

Britain's Cuadrilla says 'micro seismic event' occurred at fracking site near Blackpool British shale gas company Cuadrilla Resources said a tremor measuring 2.1 ML on the Richter scale was recorded at the company's shale gas exploration site late on Saturday....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Tesla scouting sites for possible factory in Germany's NRW: Rheinische Post Electric carmaker Tesla is scouting out locations for a possible factory in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), Germany's most populous state, daily Rheinische Post reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter....
01:51, 2019-08-26

No ready spark seen for lagging U.S. energy shares There may be little relief on the horizon for investors in U.S. energy companies, whose shares moved from darlings to dismal performers during Wall Street's record bull run and now face a shaky global economy, doubts about fossil fuel investments and general market skepticism....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Trump regrets not raising tariffs on China higher, White House says President Donald Trump wishes he had raised tariffs on Chinese goods even higher last week, the White House said on Sunday, even as Trump signaled he did not plan to follow through with a demand that U.S. firms find ways to close operations in China....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Pimco sticks to Danish mortgage-backed covered bonds as returns plunge: Bloomberg Pacific Investment Management Co is one of the investors embracing Danish mortgage-backed covered bonds, even as negative interest rates mean investors face built-in losses on some bonds, Bloomberg reported on Sunday....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Exclusive: Third Point builds stake in Ray-Ban maker EssilorLuxottica - sources Third Point LLC, the U.S. hedge fund that has pushed for changes at companies ranging from Nestle SA to Campbell Soup Co , has amassed a stake in Ray-Ban maker EssilorLuxottica SA , people familiar with the matter said on Sunday....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Disney to launch 25 stores inside Target nationwide on October 4 Walt Disney Co and Target Corp announced a collaboration on Sunday that will open 25 Disney stores inside select Target locations nationwide on Oct. 4, with plans for 40 additional sites by October next year....
01:51, 2019-08-26

U.S. equity futures reopen lower, U.S.-China trade relations at new low ebb U.S. stock index futures dropped when electronic trading resumed on Sunday, with trade relations between the United States and China appearing to reach a new low on Friday, sending Wall Street into a selling frenzy....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Asia shares shaken, yen jumps on China-U.S. trade jitters Asian shares seemed set for a turbulent start on Monday as the latest salvo in the U.S.-China trade war shook confidence in the world economy and sent investors steaming to the safe harbor of sovereign bonds and the Japanese yen....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Disney teases 'Star Wars,' 'Frozen 2,' 'Eternals' and more at D23 convention At the Walt Disney Company’s biannual D23 convention, a faint image of the “Star Wars” character Emperor Palpatine in the background of a new poster can cause as much of a stir as actual appearances from movie stars such as Angelina Jolie and Dwayne Johnson. But that’s no surprise for the most power...
01:51, 2019-08-26

'Bachelorette' star met with FBI over sex video with Todd Chrisley's daughter: report "The Bachelorette" star Robby Hayes says he's submitted evidence federal investigators about the "sex tape" that "Chrisley Knows Best" star Todd Chrisley is allegedly using to try to extort him and Chrisley's estranged daughter, Lindsie....
01:51, 2019-08-26

'Angel Has Fallen' tops a not-so-heavenly box office “Angel Has Fallen” easily topped the box office with a $21.3 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday, as the action sequel became the latest mid-budget release to find modest success in the often quiet late summer....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Leonardo DiCaprio-backed fund pledges $5M in aid for Amazon wildfires Leonardo DiCaprio has joined with other philanthropists in pledging $5 million dollars through their environmental foundation to aid the Amazon as massive wildfires continue to burn across the region....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Tim Paine insists Australia will put Headingley hurt behind them • Captain refuses to criticise umpire after England’s dramatic win• ‘We finished on the wrong side but that was bloody exciting’Tim Paine urged his Australia players to move on from the crushing nature of their defeat in the third Test.Having been flayed to all parts of Headingley by Ben Stokes amid...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Barcelona 5-2 Real Betis: La Liga – as it happened Antoine Griezmann scored his first Barcelona goals before 16-year-old Ansu Fati made his debut in a 5-2 rout over Real Betis at Camp NouReport: Griezmann double kickstarts comeback 10.31pm BST Here is the match report ... Related: Griezmann nets double in Barcelona’s comeback win over Real Betis 9....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Billy Vunipola adamant England must improve away to contend for World Cup • Eddie Jones’s team dominated Ireland in record win at Twickenham • George Kruis escapes upgrade of yellow card to redBilly Vunipola has warned that England must learn how to produce their Twickenham form away from home to be considered genuine World Cup contenders in Japan. England’s record-breaki...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Jürgen Klopp’s creative chaos brings new meaning to the ‘Liverpool way’ | Richard Jolly Arsenal were the latest victims of a side defined by their tireless intensity but can they keep it up for the entire season?Talk of the “Liverpool way” long preceded Jürgen Klopp’s appointment but, much as the club has been rejuvenated since his arrival, so has an ethos been reinvented. “Our identit...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Tottenham are lacking unity and desire, admits Mauricio Pochettino • Manager hits out after his side’s home defeat by Newcastle• Pochettino reluctant to talk about Christian EriksenMauricio Pochettino admitted that Tottenham are “far, far away” from the creation of the required togetherness as he lamented the lack of desire in their 1-0 home defeat by Newcastle.The...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Griezmann nets double in Barcelona’s comeback win over Real Betis Antoine Griezmann responded to the challenge laid down by Ernesto Valverde with a brilliant display as Barcelona came from behind to thrash Real Betis 5-2.The coach Valverde called for Griezmann to be more involved in the game following an ineffective debut in the opening-day defeat at Athletic Bilb...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Manchester United to meet Facebook over Paul Pogba racist abuse • Kick It Out calls for decisive action from Twitter against trolls• Players were attacked online after missing penaltiesManchester United are to meet representatives of Facebook following the online racial abuse of Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford. The attacks on the players came via Twitter after pe...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Novak Djokovic aims to defend US Open and close in on Federer’s major haul • Djokovic seeking to add to his 16 major wins • Evans handed tricky draw against MannarinoOnly a third-rate bookmaker or a dim-witted gambler would seriously imagine that Novak Djokovic is not a logical favourite to add a fourth US Open title to his collection of 16 majors this coming fortnight. St...
01:51, 2019-08-26

US Open bow will test Coco Guaff’s confidence amid cautionary tales Teenager’s star quality and self-assurance bode well for her US Open debut but the game’s demands require careful handlingA few weeks after Coco Gauff’s scene‑stealing run to the fourth round of Wimbledon, the 15-year‑old made her next move. Gauff was announced as a participant in the Citi Open in W...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Billy Bush Is Ready for a Return to TV. Will Viewers Welcome Him Back? A fireball producer is giving him a comeback chance while also trying to revive the tired celebrity news genre. It’s Mr. Bush’s first TV job since the infamous “Access Hollywood” tape....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Child Among 7 Killed As Vehicle Falls Into Gorge In Jammu And Kashmir Seven people, including a child and a couple were killed and 25 others injured after an overloaded private vehicle skidded off a road and fell into a deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district......
01:51, 2019-08-26

Days After Phone Conversation, PM Modi, Boris Johnson Meet In France Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart Boris Johnson met in France on Sunday and discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Kamal Nath Orders Probe After Soldier Threatens To Go Rogue Over Assault Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath has ordered a probe into a case of assault against family members of an Indo-Tibetan Border Police soldier, after he threatened to become a rebel in an online......
01:51, 2019-08-26

Russia To Share Rocket Engine Technology With India, Says ISRO Chairman India and Russia are discussing a wide range of cooperation in the space sector with the latter's offer of its semi-cryogenic engine technology and critical components for India's human space capsule,......
01:51, 2019-08-26

Shashi Tharoor Recalls Arun Jaitley's "Best" Line On India's Place In ICC Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Sunday mourned the demise of former Union Minister Arun Jaitley and recalled an interesting remark that the BJP leader....
01:51, 2019-08-26

"Diversity, Colours Are Our Strength": PM Modi To Indians In Bahrain Prime Minister Narendra Modi has lauded the Indian community in Bahrain for their hard work and said his heart was filled with happiness when he heard words of praise about the Indian community's......
01:51, 2019-08-26

Arun Jaitley's Death Marks The End Of Delhi-4 Era In BJP BJP stalwart Arun Jaitley's death marks an end of 'Delhi-4' era, a high-profile group of four second-line leaders who effectively ran the show from 2004 till 2014....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Month After Death Of CCD Founder VG Siddhartha, His Father Dies Gangaiah Hegde, father of Cafe Coffee Day founder late VG Siddhartha, passed away following prolonged illness at a Shanthaveri Gopala Gowda hospital on Sunday....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Supreme Court To Hear P Chidambaram's Appeal Against Arrest Today Former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram's appeals for anticipatory bail in the INX Media money-laundering and corruption cases is set to be heard by the Supreme Court on Monday. The senior......
01:51, 2019-08-26

2021 Land Rover Defender Spied Testing On The Nürburgring Again While we may have seen the just about the entirety of the 2021 Land Rover Defender already, the new Landie remains in development and can still be spotted testing in camouflage in some of the most seemingly unlikely places....
01:51, 2019-08-26

The Time Bertone Built Volvo Limousines For East German Bureaucrats Volvo’s legendary 240-series sedan and wagon are far better known as rusty suburban dailies for high school kids than they are for ferrying statesmen around, but, with Bertone’s help, the venerable 240 didn’t just become the chopped down 262C coupe for buyers like David Bowie. It also became the 264...
01:51, 2019-08-26

The Canadian-Market Land Cruiser Normal People Can't Buy Though it’s far from confirmed, rumors abound that the current Toyota Land Cruiser could be the last one destined for the U.S. market. The robustly-built $90,000 SUV sells slowly to a small but dedicated fanbase, but they may have to settle for its Lexus-badged LX instead, just like our friends in C...
01:51, 2019-08-26

What Makes A Great Car Decal? The other day I was watching a video on youtube about AMC and I was reminded of the Hurst SC/Rambler, a car that featured some really special decals on the hood....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Fiat Chrysler Will Design Jeeps And Rams For Latin America In Brazil A few months after announcing a massive $4 billion investment in its Brazilian business, Fiat Chrysler has opened a new design center in Betim, Minas Gerais, Brazil which they say will work on products for all of FCA’s brands, including Jeep and Ram....
01:51, 2019-08-26

Forget The RS6. What You Want Is This RS2. We all lost our minds this past Tuesday when Audi announced that its 2020 RS6 Avant is going to be available in the United States. That’s big news. Really, it is. But here’s the thing. A different hot Audi wagon can now be imported to the United States this year too, and now there’s finally one for ...
01:51, 2019-08-26

The Toyota TJ Cruiser Could Be Headed For Production: Report According to reports from Japan, Toyota’s TJ Cruiser, which was shown at the Tokyo Auto Show in 2017, could be headed for production. The TJ concept, if you don’t remember, was somewhat of a cross between a rugged SUV and a van, with fold-flat seats for four and a toughened load space for durability...
01:51, 2019-08-26

Oh me? Oh me? Don’t mind me. Just up to my usual over here, taking a drive on the beach. What? No. Of course there’s nothing suspicious at all under that tarp. I promise....
01:51, 2019-08-26

China Releases Employee of U.K. Consulate in Hong Kong Simon Cheng, a Hong Kong citizen who works as a trade and investment officer at the British consulate, has returned to the city after being detained in China for 15 days....
01:17, 2019-08-26

Netanyahu Reaches for the Russian Vote For years, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has largely ceded efforts to woo Russian-speaking immigrants to a rival who had helped him form coalition governments. Now, he sees Russian speakers as a key to his political survival....
01:17, 2019-08-26

Israel Strikes Iranian Targets in Syria to Prevent 'Killer Drone' Attack Israel said it struck military facilities in Syria to prevent suspected planned attacks from Iranian forces, raising the risk of a clash with Tehran amid a broader Israeli campaign to counter the military activities of the Islamic Republic....
01:17, 2019-08-26

Tension Between Trump, World Leaders Takes Spotlight at G-7 Summit President Trump clashed with world leaders over the U.S. trade war with China and a host of foreign-policy issues at a Group of Seven summit that showed his isolation on the world stage....
01:17, 2019-08-26

Iranian Official Surprises World Leaders With Unannounced Visit to G-7 Summit (BIARRITZ, France) — A top Iranian official paid an unannounced visit Sunday to the G-7 summit and headed straight to the buildings where leaders of the world’s major democracies have been debating how to handle the country’s nuclear ambitions. France’s surprise invitation o...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Kit Harington joins Marvel in 'Eternals,' Tom Holland thanks Spider-Man fans at D23 Disney announced that Kit Harington is joining the all-star cast in "The Eternals," while Spider-Man Tom Holland had a message for fans at D23 expo.        ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

'Star Wars' fans lose it over 'Rise of Skywalker' D23 footage and Rey's double lightsaber Disney showed off footage from 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' to the crowd at D23, showing Kylo and Rey in a lightsaber battle. Fans freaked out.        ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Gerard Butler's 'Angel Has Fallen' soars to top spot with $21.3 million at box office Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman's 'Angel Has Fallen' overperformed, finding modest summer success, while horror film 'Ready or Not' finished sixth.        ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Cron, Schoop power Twins to 7-4 win over Tigers C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop homered, Martín Pérez pitched six solid innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the last-place Detroit Tigers 7-4 to win two of three in the weekend series       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Donaldson, Keuchel, Braves top Mets 2-1 for 8th win in row Josh Donaldson hit two more home runs against the Mets, Dallas Keuchel pitched his best game of the season and the Atlanta Braves won their eighth in a row, holding off New York 2-1       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

LeBron-inspired Griezmann scores 2 as Barcelona routs Betis Antoine Griezmann came through for Barcelona by scoring twice to lead the Catalan club to its first Spanish league win of the season with a 5-2 rout of Real Betis       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Moffitt wins 2nd week in a row at Chevrolet Silverado 250 Brett Moffitt led 45 of 64 laps of Chevrolet Silverado 250 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on his way to a second straight win in the NASCAR Truck Series playoffs       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Giants Thomas talked with Colts' Luck about injury concerns New York Giants defensive back Michael Thomas wasn't caught off guard by Andrew Luck's stunning retirement this weekend       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Louisiana shuts out Curacao to win first Little League World Series title The team from suburban New Orleans lost its first game, then won six games in eight days, culminating in an 8-0 victory over Curacao in the final.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Surprise striker stars in PSG's 4-0 win but still no Neymar After being involved in one of the most comical moments in European football last season striker Eric-Maxim Choupo-Moting distinguished himself with a fine goal and scored a second as Paris Saint-Germain beat Toulouse 4-0 in the French league       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Ray helps D'backs avoid sweep, beat Brewers 5-2 Robbie Ray returned from the injured list and pitched five scoreless innings, Eduardo Escobar and Christian Walker each homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 to avoid a series sweep       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Bauer rocked as Pirates beat Reds 9-8 for three-game sweep Trevor Bauer had another rocky outing for Cincinnati, allowing eight runs in three innings as the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Reds 9-8 to sweep a three-game series       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

What's next for the Colts after Andrew Luck's retirement? After Andrew Luck announced his retirement, Colts general manager Chris Ballard ponders what's ahead: "It's been an emotional week."       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Tennessee cornerback Bryce Thompson arrested on domestic assault charge Tennessee cornerback Bryce Thompson was arrested on a charge of misdemeanor domestic assault Saturday and jailed overnight.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Andrew Luck retires: What we know about the Colts QB's decision to walk away Andrew Luck stunned the NFL world when he announced that he was stepping away from pro football due to a series of injuries and grueling rehabs.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Capt. Andrew Luck is coming home to mother and the farm. 'I shall battle no more.' Andrew Luck retired and the famous Twitter account bearing his likeness has something to say about the Indianapolis Colts QB's surprise announcement.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Opinion: Florida-Miami shows what makes college football both terrible and lovable College football is back and Florida's tense, mistake-riddled 24-20 victory against Miami perfectly showed what makes the sport terrible and lovable.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Robert Griffin III praises Andrew Luck's 'courage' to go out on his own terms Robert Griffin III, who is now a backup with the Baltimore Ravens, praised Andrew Luck for leaving the Colts and the NFL on his own terms.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Indians' Jose Ramirez suffers broken hand on swing; placed on injured list Indians third baseman Jose Ramirez broke his hamate bone in his right hand on a foul swing Saturday night and has been placed on 10-day injured list.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Reports: Texans RB Lamar Miller miss entire 2019 NFL season with torn ACL As feared, MRI reveals Texans running back Lamar Miller suffered a torn knee ligament in Saturday's preseason game in Dallas, according to reports.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Son of former NFL lineman Barry Bennett arrested for allegedly murdering parents Authorities say the son of a former NFL lineman wanted on murder charges in Minnesota for the shooting of his parents was arrested Saturday in Mexico.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

The end of Antonio Brown's helmet saga? Raiders WR loses second helmet-related grievance The Antonio Brown helmet saga may be over. Brown lost his second grievance and will likely have no choice but to wear an approved helmet in 2019.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Dustin Johnson mentally 'worn out' after last-place finish at Tour Championship Dustin Johnson plans to take a lengthy break after finishing tied with Lucas Glover on the bottom of the Tour Championship leaderboard at 10 over.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Houston Rockets guard James Harden working on incorporating one-legged 3-pointer in NBA The Houston Rockets guard has been working on a variant of his step-back shot, a one-legged 3-pointer, in offseason pick-up games.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Packers releasing former second-round cornerback Josh Jones Cornerback Josh Jones, the Green Bay Packers' second-round pick in the 2017 NFL draft, is being released by the team.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Opinion: Andrew Luck's legacy will be defined in a different way. And that's a good thing Legacy is now about brain cells and body parts saved as it is titles won and stats. Andrew Luck's decision shows we've evolved in how we view careers.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Rory McIlroy wins Tour Championshp, captures FedEx Cup and $15 million bonus money Rory McIlroy joined Tiger Woods as the only players to win the FedEx Cup twice with a commanding performance Sunday at East Lake Golf Club.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians: 'Very disheartening' to see Andrew Luck retire from Colts Bruce Arians and Andrew Luck, who worked together in 2012, became close and the current Bucs coach said it was a "shock" to learn Luck had retired.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

US Open 2019 live stream: how to watch the tennis online from anywhere The 139th edition of the US Open is upon us. Taking place at Flushing Meadows in New York City, it's the tennis season's fourth and final major. This year there's a bumper prize money pot of more than $57 million up for grabs at, including $3.9 million for each singles champion, with ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Rins lost track of last lap in Marquez MotoGP Silverstone battle British Grand Prix winner Alex Rins says he was nearly left to rue a "very big mistake" in the race, as he lost track of the number of laps during his fight with Marc Marquez...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Zarco handed three-place penalty for Misano after Oliveira clash Johann Zarco has been handed a three-place grid penalty for next month's Misano MotoGP race after wiping out fellow KTM rider Miguel Oliveira during the British Grand Prix at Silverstone...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Valentino Rossi's British GP podium bid halted by tyre issues Valentino Rossi was unable to capitalise on his second-place MotoGP British Grand Prix starting spot, after an early tyre issue resigned him to a distant fourth...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Ruberti/Sbirrazzuoli claim first Lamborghini Super Trofeo '19 win Dream Racing's Paolo Ruberti and Cedric Sbirrazzuoli claimed their first Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America victory of the season at Virginia International Raceway as the leading crews hit trouble...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Teen killed in Long Island hit-and-run: cops A teenage girl was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Long Island while walking to get some grub after getting off work with her twin, according to police and friends. The 17-year-old girl, Jenna Perez, had volunteered to work an extra shift Saturday night at the Five Guys Port Jefferson Station with...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Gunman fatally shoots man after being turned away from baptism party: cops A 46-year-old man was shot dead at his nieces’ baptism party in The Bronx after his family turned away a scorned ex of one of his guests, according to police and family. Edgar Perez, 46, was shot in the back just before 3:30 a.m. on the sidewalk near Rochambeau Avenue and Bainbridge Avenue in Bedfor...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Motorcyclist killed in downtown crash with unlicensed driver: cops A motorcyclist died in downtown Manhattan early Sunday after falling from their bike and getting hit by an unlicensed driver, police said. The motorcyclist, whose name was not immediately known, lost control of their 2012 Yamaha and fell while heading north “in a reckless manner” on the ...
00:51, 2019-08-26

O’Neill: There won’t be policing slowdown in wake of Pantaleo firing NYPD Police Commissioner James O’Neill on Sunday morning scoffed at the possibility of a police slowdown in response Officer Daniel Pantaleo’s firing — despite a cop-union’s calls for members to take “extreme caution” when doing routine police work in the wake of the ruling. Hours...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Bigoted bus rider hurls slurs — and soda — at Hijab-wearing teen A racist bus rider hurled anti-Muslim slurs — and her cup of soda — at a Hijab-wearing teenager in Brooklyn, police said Sunday. “What is that rag on your head,” the woman asked the 18-year-old at about 5:40 p.m. on Friday while the two were riding the B6 MTA in Bensonhurst, according to...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Armed men tied up employees in ‘massive’ Diamond District heist At least three armed men tied up employees and cleaned out a jewelry store Sunday in a “massive” mid-day heist in Midtown, police said. The robbery was reported at 12:02 p.m. at 28 West 47th Street, which is listed as Avianne and Co., a store that advertises itself as a diverse men’s jewelry featuri...
00:51, 2019-08-26

NYC cyclists want de Blasio off 2020 campaign trail Mayor Bill de Blasio should stop running for president and focus on Big Apple cyclists getting run over, cycling enthusiasts said Sunday. The call came as more than 200 cyclist rallied for safe streets in memory of Jose Alzorriz, the 19th cyclist killed on Big Apple streets this year — while t...
00:51, 2019-08-26

How NYPD’s facial recognition software ID’ed subway rice cooker kook NYPD detectives identified the mystery man who sparked terror by leaving a pair of rice cookers in a subway long before their bomb-squad counterparts even realized the devices were harmless — thanks to controversial face-scanning technology. It was about 7:15 a.m. on Aug. 16 when police began receiv...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Video shows MCC inmate using illicit phone for Facebook Live broadcast An inmate awaiting trial on murder and conspiracy charges used a cellphone to broadcast a Facebook Live video from inside the same Manhattan lockup where Jeffery Epstein hanged himself, The Post has learned. The shocking breach of security at the federal Metropolitan Correctional Center occurred las...
00:51, 2019-08-26

Today’s NFL is all about pampering QBs, but it didn’t work with Andrew Luck and the Colts Prominent players have walked away from football before. But it’s not supposed to happen with quarterbacks, particularly when the game is built around them more than ever....
00:51, 2019-08-26

Robert Griffin III, forever linked to Andrew Luck, shows respect as his rival exits "For him to have that human element, to express it in the news conference after the game, go and talk to the media and answer questions, I thought that was really big,” Griffin said....
00:51, 2019-08-26

Andrew Luck becomes the latest in trend of NFL players retiring early Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck announced his retirement on Aug. 24. He isn’t the first player to leave the NFL at a young age over health concerns....
00:51, 2019-08-26

Case Keenum wins Redskins’ starting quarterback battle Coach Jay Gruden said this is not a look-over-your shoulder situation. Keenum is considered the starter for the season with one obvious caveat — he must produce....
00:51, 2019-08-26

Joe Walsh says he’ll challenge Trump for GOP nomination Joe Walsh, a Tea Party favorite and one-term congressman from Illinois, announced on Sunday that he would challenge President Trump in the 2020 Republican primary. “I’m going to run for president,” Walsh told ABC’s “This Week.” “I’m running because he&...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Hong Kong police draw guns in latest protest violence Hong Kong police drew their weapons and deployed water cannons for the first time as the civil unrest in the Chinese city entered its 11th week. Pro-democracy protesters hurled gasoline bombs, sticks and rods at police in riot gear in the latest confrontation, which erupted at the end of a protest m...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Newlywed couple die in car crash minutes after ceremony A young Texas newlywed couple died in a car crash just minutes after tying the knot, authorities said. Harly Joe Morgan, 19, and his bride, Rhiannon Boudreaux Morgan, 20, were killed Friday afternoon leaving the wedding ceremony at a courthouse in the town of Orange, which is 96 miles of east of Hou...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Rep. Peter King backs Trump’s idea to buy Greenland ​GOP Rep. Peter King said he would support President Trump’s controversial suggestion to purchase Greenland because of its “strategic importance” in the region to act as a check on Russia. “I would [vote to buy Greenland],” he told John Catsimatidis Sunday on “The...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Top Iranian official makes surprise trip to G-7 summit — at France’s invitation ​WASHINGTON – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made a surprise trip to the G-7 in France ​on ​Sunday. A top French official told the Associated Press that French President Emmanuel Macron, who is hosting the summit, decided to invite Zarif to Biarritz after a Saturday night dinner...
00:17, 2019-08-26

2 killed, 10 injured as van headed to New York crashes on I-95 Two people were killed and 10 others were hospitalized when a passenger van en route to New York-area crashed in North Carolina, according to police and reports. The passenger van, carrying 14 people, crashed at about 9:30 p.m. Saturday night on I-95, according to the North Carolina State Highway Pa...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Sheriff’s deputy admits he ‘completely fabricated’ report of sniper attack A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy “completely fabricated” a report that he was shot by a sniper — slashing his own shirt to appear as if he were struck by gunfire, authorities said. Deputy Angel Reinosa, 21, initially claimed that a sniper shot him Wednesday while he was ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Cindy McCain: John would be ‘very disappointed’ by politics today Cindy McCain, the wife of the late Republican Sen. John McCain, appeared to give a nod to the Democratic presidential candidates seeking to limit President Trump to one term as she decried the current state of politics. ​McCain, appearing on CNN on Sunday, the first year anniversary of her husband&#...
00:17, 2019-08-26

North Korea tests new ‘super-large’ rocket launcher North Korea said Sunday that leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test-firing of a “newly developed super-large multiple rocket launcher,” another demonstration of the North’s expanding weapons arsenal apparently aimed at increasing its leverage ahead of a possible resumption of nuclear talks with the ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Tropical Storm Dorian could become a hurricane by Wednesday Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to strengthen into a hurricane by Wednesday, forecasters said Sunday as the tempest barreled toward the Caribbean. The eye of the storm, which was about 430 miles east-southeast of Barbados on Sunday afternoon, is already packing 40 mph winds and is expected to grow...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Plane, helicopter collide mid-air, killing 2 children, 5 adults in Mallorca Seven people, including two children, were killed in a mid-air collision between a sightseeing helicopter and a small airplane on the Spanish island of Mallorca, according to reports. The two crafts crashed Sunday over the city of Inca on the popular tourist island, with five of the victims — ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Trump lashes out at US media amid tense G-7 summit ​WASHINGTON — President Trump said other world leaders are asking with why the American media is “rooting” for the country “to fail” Sunday, following reports that he was blindsided by the French​ inviting a top Iranian official​ to the G-7 summit. “The question I was asked m...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Trump says it’s ‘possible’ he’ll invite Russia to the G-7 next year President Trump on Sunday said “it’s possible” that he’ll invite Russia to attend the G-7 summit the US is hosting next year, even though European countries oppose allowing Russian leader Vladimir Putin to be readmitted. ​”We did discuss it. We had a very good discussio...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Placido Domingo gets standing ovation at first show since sex-harass claims Opera legend Placido Domingo was greeted with a standing ovation in Austria on Sunday, his first gig since nine women accused him of sexual harassment dating back three decades. The 78-year-old baritone hadn’t hit a single note when the audience at the Salzburg Fesitval got on its feet and gav...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Cat missing for 11 years gets reunited with upstate NY owner For the last three years, the lost kitty, a tabby named Tiger, had been roaming around outside of Dutchess County SPCA employee Carol O'Connell's house, the shelter wrote on Facebook....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Tropical Storm Dorian could strengthen to hurricane as it reaches Caribbean Forecasters say Tropical Storm Dorian, the fourth tropical storm of the season, has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Stars talk 'WandaVision,' Marvel's first sitcom 'WandaVision' is Marvel's first sitcom featuring superheroes, hitting Disney's new streaming service alongside 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' (Aug 25).        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' to hit Disney's new streaming service alongside sitcom 'WandaVision' Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan joke about their bromance as they tease upcoming TV show 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' on Disney+ (Aug 25).        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

LA sheriff's deputy being investigated for false report; cops say he made up sniper attack Investigators have relieved a 21-year-old LA deputy of duty after concluding he faked a sniper attack, causing massive disruption on Wednesday        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

NASA astronaut accused of accessing her estranged wife's bank account; first alleged crime in space Anne McClain allegedly accessed her estranged wife's bank account while on the International Space Station. She denies doing 'anything improper.'        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Endless fear: Undocumented immigrants grapple with anxiety, depression under Trump Ongoing threats are exacerbating the daily fear and anxiety millions of undocumented immigrants experience daily across the United States.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

US citizen wrongly held in jail for his skin color and Latino name, lawsuit says Ramon Torres, a Honduran-born U.S. citizen, was illegally held in jail, according to a lawsuit filed by the ACLU of Louisiana on Wednesday.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Man dies after Oklahoma City police put him in handcuffs, take him into custody Oklahoma City authorities responded to reports of a person kicking apartment doors and talking incoherently around 3:30 a.m. Sunday.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

A Georgia attorney thought a man hit his Mercedes with a golf ball. He ran him over and killed him, DA says An Atlanta attorney has been charged with murder after he allegedly struck and killed a real estate investor he says hit his car with a golf ball.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Gas explosion badly damages shopping center A powerful gas explosion badly damages shopping center in Maryland but no injuries were immediately reported. (Aug 25)        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Aerial video shows huge fires in Amazon Aerial images captured by Greenpeace show how fires continued to sweep across the Brazilian Amazon region over the weekend. (August 25)        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

AP Top Stories August 25 P Here are the top stories for Sunday, August 25th: Iran makes surprise visit to G7; Helicopter/plane collide mid-air; Large gas explosion in Maryland; Vintage bomb evacuates beach.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

When aliens spot Earth, what will they see? Researchers have made incredible advancements in the detection and study of exoplanets in recent years, spotting literally thousands of new planets and learning tantalizing details about them. Scientists can often tell how warm a planet’s surface is, what its atmosphere is made of, and whether...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Feast your eyes on the Earth-like, rocky debris covering the surface of asteroid Ryugu Japan’s space agency JAXA has had a busy year, but that’s par for the course when you’re controlling an asteroid probe orbiting a distant space rock. the Hayabusa2 spacecraft has been hanging out around the asteroid known as Ryugu for a little over a year now, and it’s made s...
00:17, 2019-08-26

St. Louis mayor announces $100,000 in rewards for arrests in 4 child killings St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson has announced $25,000 rewards for information leading to arrests of the people who killed four children in a rash of shootings this summer....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Gas explosion levels part of a building in Maryland shopping center A gas explosion in Maryland destroyed part of a building in shopping center on Sunday morning, local fire departments report, in an incident that affected businesses and residents miles away....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Experts' picks: Djokovic a heavy favorite, but what about Serena? Novak Djokovic looks unstoppable heading into New York, and Serena Williams is hard to bet against. Then there are the players who could make some noise at the 2019 US Open. Our experts weigh in....
00:17, 2019-08-26

'He tackled him too hard': Inside Ndamukong Suh's legendary 2009 season It's been 10 years since Suh put together one of the most fearsome defensive seasons ever. We revisit his final Nebraska year through the eyes of those who lived it....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Vols' Thompson jailed on domestic assault charge Witnesses told police that Tennessee cornerback Bryce Thompson threatened to slap a woman and then "shoot up the school" during a verbal altercation at a campus dorm, police said....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Sources: Colts won't recoup money from Luck Despite the fact that they could have recouped $24.8 million from their former quarterback, the Colts already have reached a financial settlement with Andrew Luck in which they will not take back any of the money they are owed, league sources told ESPN....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Sources: AB loses 2nd hearing, nears helmet deal Antonio Brown lost his second hearing with the NFL as the NFLPA supported the league's stance to not allow the Raiders receiver to wear his older helmet, sources told ESPN....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Source: RB Miller has torn ACL, out for season An MRI has confirmed that Houston Texans running back Lamar Miller has a torn ACL and will miss the upcoming season, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Pats' Gordon removed from injury list, can play The pieces have come together for the Patriots' receiving corps in the last week with Josh Gordon, Julian Edelman and Demaryius Thomas all being activated....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Shutout shout-out: Louisiana wins LLWS crown Pitcher Egan Prather limited Curacao to just two hits as the team from River Ridge, Louisiana cruised to the Little League World Series title with an 8-0 shutout....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Roars for Rory: McIlroy wins FedEx Cup, $15M Rory McIlroy won his second FedEx Cup -- and a record $15 million prize -- with a final-round 66 at East Lake to set the PGA Tour single-season earnings record....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Hawaii or Spain? Experts say it may not matter where telescope is built There's no significant opposition to putting the telescope on La Palma like there is in Hawaii, where some Native Hawaiians consider the mountain sacred....
00:17, 2019-08-26

I'm 24 and I let a financial planner see my spending habits. It was terrifying, at first At 24, after graduating from a master's program, I'm struggling to figure out how to spend responsibly and save for the things that matter to me.       ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Disney and Target announce 25 Disney shops coming to Target stores in October, new website The Walt Disney Company and Target announced Sunday that they are teaming up and unveiled plans to open 25 Disney stores inside of Target stores.       ...
00:17, 2019-08-26

Donald Trump 'regrets' not raising tariffs on Iran sooner; Iran leader arrives outside G7 President Donald Trump said Sunday he "regrets" not raising tariffs sooner against China on the second day of the G7 summit in Barritz, France, comments that required a clarification from the White House about "second thoughts" on the decision....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Police draw guns, fire water canons on Hong Kong protesters Police in Hong Kong deployed water cannons and an officer fired a live shot into the air as violence erupted in the ongoing pro-democracy protests on Sunday....
00:17, 2019-08-26

N. Korea says it tested new super-large multiple rocket launcher North Korea said Sunday that it successfully tested a "new" super-large multiple rocket launch system the previous day under the guidance of leader Kim Jong-un....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Lebanon warns against Israeli aggression after drone explosion Lebanon warned against Israeli aggression on Sunday after three people were killed in an airstrike in Syria and an apparently botched drone strike in Beirut....
00:17, 2019-08-26

Inside Rachael Ray's $80 Million Empire: Making a Mess, Ignoring Haters and Cooking Dinner With the Only Man She Could Have Married It's unclear how Rachael Ray finds time to eat, let alone cook anything off-camera. "I have four to five jobs on any given day, and I could use a couple more Rachaels," she......
00:17, 2019-08-26

Inside Sofia Richie's Epic 21st Birthday Party in Las Vegas With Scott Disick and Kylie Jenner Happy birthday, Sofia Richie! The model turned 21 on Saturday and celebrated with her boyfriend of two years Scott Disick, plus Kylie Jenner, and mutual friends Anastasia......
00:17, 2019-08-26

Lara Spencer Wants to Make Amends After Mocking Prince George's Ballet Class, Travis Wall Says Lara Spencer's mea culpa over her Prince George gaffe continues. On Thursday, the Good Morning America co-host drew controversy for an on-air segment in which she mocked the fact that......
00:17, 2019-08-26

Ryan Reynolds Trolls Pregnant Wife Blake Lively on Her 32nd Birthday With Candid Pics Nice try, Ryan Reynolds. The 42-year-old actor took to Instagram on Sunday to troll wife Blake Lively on her birthday...again. Reynolds posted several carefully selected candid......
00:17, 2019-08-26

Inside Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo's Elegant Cancun Wedding The Bachelorette season 13 star Rachel Lindsay looked like a princess at her wedding to show winner Bryan Abasolo, which was elegant and cool. The two tied the knot in front of family and......
00:17, 2019-08-26

Camila Cabello Has the Look of Love Watching Shawn Mendes in Concert Camila Cabello didn't have to use words to spell out how she feels about watching her beau Shawn Mendes perform onstage. The 22-year-old fellow singer attended her 21-year-old......
00:17, 2019-08-26

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos Are Crying Happy Tears After Sending Their Daughter Off to College Kids, they grow up so fast! And it seems the time has come for Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos to send their daughter, Lola Grace Consuelos, off to college. Taking to social media on Sunday......
00:17, 2019-08-26

Bumrah, Rahane Star As India Thrash West Indies By 318 Runs In First Test Jasprit Bumrah dismantled the hosts with a five-wicket haul after Ajinkya Rahane scored his 10th Test century as India defeated the West Indies by 318 runs....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Latin America Hangs On to Its Economic Gloom The old joke about Brazil is that the South American giant is the country of the future and always will be, but the same might be said for Latin America as a whole....
23:51, 2019-08-25

New Details Emerge Over Mallinckrodt's Role in Opioid Crisis More details and questions about Mallinckrodt’s role in the opioid crisis are emerging, including whether it effectively guarded against products leaving legal distribution channels....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong Protests Force Companies to Choose: Their Employees or China Employers early on supported their workers’ desire to protest but have started to shift under pressure from Beijing. “Every company in Hong Kong is in a delicate situation.”...
23:51, 2019-08-25

U.S. Companies Greet Latest Trump Tweets With Concern and Confusion American businesses, from technology startups to large corporations, are displaying confusion and concern as they struggle to understand what President Trump’s latest China missives mean for their operations....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Corbyn as caretaker PM 'only failsafe way' to stop no-deal Installing Jeremy Corbyn as caretaker prime minister is the "only failsafe way" of avoiding a no-deal Brexit in less than 68 days' time, a Labour shadow minister has claimed....
23:51, 2019-08-25

'Chances of Brexit deal improving now my messages have landed' Boris Johnson has told Sky News the chances of a Brexit deal are "improving" now his messages on the £39bn divorce bill and Irish border backstop have "landed" with EU leaders....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Veggie burgers were living an idyllic little existence. Then they got caught in a war over the future of meat. Tofurky wasn’t keeping cattle ranchers awake at night. For decades, veggie burgers were the token offering to vegans at the backyard barbecue, and Tofurky was the Thanksgiving benediction to the meat-......
23:51, 2019-08-25

Italy's 5-Star, PD struggling to find deal on new govt ahead of deadline Italy's anti-establishment 5-Star party and the main center-left opposition PD are struggling to break a logjam over who could lead a new government as a deadline to avoid early elections draws near....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Hezbollah leader says Israel should be on high alert after Beirut, Syria attacks The leader of Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah vowed to down any Israeli drones in Lebanese airspace and warned Israel's military to be ready for a response after what he said was an Israeli drone attack in Beirut on Sunday....
23:51, 2019-08-25

No progress made persuading Trump to ease oil waivers at G7: European diplomat Leaders of G7 nations failed at a summit dinner on Saturday to make progress in persuading U.S. President Donald Trump to reissue oil sanction waivers, a European diplomat familiar with the discussion said....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Hezbollah leader says Israeli army to face quick retaliation to drone 'attack' in Beirut Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah on Sunday warned the Israeli army stationed along the border with Lebanon that his movement was preparing an imminent response to two Israeli drones which crashed overnight in a suburb of Beirut....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Pompeo voices support for Israel after Israeli air strikes in Syria U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a call with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about Israeli air strikes in Syria, expressed Washington's support for Israel's right to defend itself from the threat posed by Iran's Revolutionary Guard, the State Department said on Sunday....
23:51, 2019-08-25

France says it told G7 partners 'early enough' of Iran's Zarif visit France told its G7 partners of the Iranian foreign minister's surprise visit for side talks at a summit as soon as it was possible, a French official said on Sunday, after the White House said the move had surprised President Donald Trump....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Sudan's sovereign council declares state of emergency in Port Sudan Sudan's newly-created sovereign council formally declared a state of emergency in the city of Port Sudan on Sunday, following tribal clashes that police say have killed at least 16 people....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Protest chaos grips Hong Kong with tear gas, water cannon and pouring rain Police fired water cannon and tear gas in running battles with brick-throwing anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday, the second day of violent clashes in the Chinese-ruled city....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Belgian festival draws criticism over blackface 'Savage' character Hundreds of spectators cheered and applauded as the chief protagonist of a Belgian parade - "the Savage" - appeared in the town of Ath on Sunday, but anti-racism groups strongly criticized the character and his blackface disguise....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Coalition destroys missiles fired by Houthis at Saudi Arabia: spokesman A Saudi-led coalition fighting Yemen's Houthis intercepted and destroyed six ballistic missiles fired by the Iran-aligned group targeting civilians in Jizan, southwest of the kingdom, Saudi state news agency SPA said on Sunday....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Iraq Shi'ite militia blame Israel for deadly air raid near Syria border Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitary groups blamed Israel on Sunday for raids by unmanned aircraft which they said killed at least one of their fighters near to the Syrian border....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Trump, Abe say U.S. and Japan have agreed in principle on trade deal The United States and Japan agreed in principle on Sunday to core elements of a trade deal that U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said they hoped to sign in New York next month....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Five Turkish generals handed in resignations: Cumhuriyet paper Five generals from the Turkish army have handed in resignations in the wake of a military council meeting earlier this month, opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet said on Sunday....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Warplanes dump water on Amazon as Brazil military begins fighting fires Brazilian warplanes are dumping water on the burning forest in the Amazon state of Rondonia, responding to a global outcry over the destruction of the world's largest tropical rainforest, according to a government video....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Iran's Quds force chief Soleimani says 'insane operations' are Israel's last struggles: tweet The chief of Iran's Quds force, Qassem Soleimani, reacting to an Israeli air strike in Syria and the crash of two Israeli drones in a Beirut suburb, tweeted on Sunday that "these were the last struggles" of Israel....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Israel says air strike in Syria sent 'no immunity' message to Iran Israel said on Sunday an air strike against an arm of Iran's Revolutionary Guards in Syria that it accused of planning "killer drone attacks" showed Tehran that its forces were vulnerable anywhere....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Iran's Zarif leaves G7 talks, unclear if progress made to ease tensions Iran's foreign minister made a flying visit for talks with host France at the G7 summit on Sunday, as Paris ramped up efforts to ease tensions between Tehran and Washington, a dramatic diplomatic move that the White House said had surprised them....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Trump caught off guard as Iran's Zarif visits G7 summit town Iran's foreign minister paid a visit to a G7 summit in France on Sunday, an unexpected twist to a meeting already troubled by differences between U.S. President Donald Trump and Western allies over a raft of issues, including Iran....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Explainer: Why are the Amazon fires sparking a crisis for Brazil - and the world? A record number of fires ravaging the Amazon has drawn international outrage because of the rainforest's importance to the global environment and prompted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to dispatch the military to assist in firefighting....
23:51, 2019-08-25

Duchess Kate, Prince William step out to church with Queen Elizabeth in Scotland Prince William and Duchess Kate, along with Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla, accompanied Queen Elizabeth to church in Scotland on Sunday.        ...
23:17, 2019-08-25

'Age is just a number': Tom Brady wowed by Mark Wahlberg's totally ripped shirtless photo Mark Wahlberg, 48, caught the attention of Tom Brady with a new photo that shows the actor has gained some serious muscle.        ...
23:17, 2019-08-25

Happy birthday, Blake Lively! All her best red carpet looks Since her days on 'Gossip Girl,' Blake Lively has been a fashion darling. To mark her 32nd birthday, we've assembled her best red carpet looks.        ...
23:17, 2019-08-25

Opera singer Placido Domingo gets standing ovation in first show since sexual harassment accusation Performing at the Salzburg Festival, Placido Domingo was met with a standing ovation in his first show since being accused of sexual harassment.        ...
23:17, 2019-08-25

Israel claims responsibility for airstrikes in Syria The Israeli military said it foiled an imminent large-scale attack by Iranian forces and Shiite militia on targets in northern Israel, with a series of airstrikes carried out near the Syrian capital Damascus....
23:17, 2019-08-25

How to Enable Chrome's New Extension Menu If you read through my Lifehacker posts, you can figure out pretty quickly that I’m a fan of browser extensions. I have extensions for adding a dark mode to my browser, one of showing previews of sites so I don’t have to open a tab, and even a browser extension for helping me manage all those tabs t...
23:17, 2019-08-25

Disney+ won't have R-rated movies, but it might have director commentaries The D23 expo is going on this weekend, finally giving the under-appreciated underdogs at Disney a chance to dominate the news cycle for once, and the hot topic these days is the upcoming Disney+ streaming service. We’ve already talked about it at length in every other story this weekend (there’ll pr...
23:17, 2019-08-25

Special prosecutor named to look into Jussie Smollett case CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois judge has named a special prosecutor to look into why state prosecutors abruptly dropped charges against actor Jussie Smollett that accused him of staging a racist, anti-gay attack against himself. Cook County Judge Michael Toomin’s appointment of former U.S. attorne...
23:17, 2019-08-25

Trump confronts deep divides with G-7 leaders SAINT-JEAN-DE-LUZ, France (NBC News) – There were stark differences with climate change, North Korea, and tariffs among world leaders meeting here this weekend — and barely concealed strife between White House and French officials. But to hear President Donald Trump tell it, the summit so far ...
23:17, 2019-08-25

Woman finds large diamond in California state park CALIFORNIA (NBC News) – An Arkansas woman named Miranda Hollingshead found a 3.72 carat diamond while at a state park known as Crater of Diamonds in California....
23:17, 2019-08-25

Inside Bora Hansgrohe: How many team members needed to put on skinsuit? "In the latest edition of Inside Bora Hansgrohe, we see just how many team members are required to help riders put on a skinsuit before racing on Stage 2 of La Vuelta."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Udinese stun AC Milan to hand Giampaolo losing start "Udinese handed AC Milan\u0027s new coach Marco Giampaolo a losing start when a Rodrigo Becao header gave them a shock 1-0 win in Serie A on Sunday."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Dybala agent gives PSG move update after Spurs and United interest - Euro Papers "Paulo Dybala\u0027s agent has provided an update in the Italian press over his potential move to PSG after summer interest from Tottenham and Manchester United."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Superb Stokes century levels Ashes series in dramatic fashion "An extraordinary 135 not out from Ben Stokes earned England an exciting one-wicket victory in the third Ashes test on Sunday to level the series against Australia at 1-1, with the home side chasing down a record target of 359 in dramatic fashion."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Wiggins: Jumbo-Visma must put crash behind them "Bradley Wiggins says teams who suffered drama and crashes on Stage 1 of La Vuelta, such as Jumbo-Visma, must quickly recover if they are to succeed."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Amazing footage from inside carnage of UAE Team Emirates crash "La Vuelta a Espana 2019 - We take you inside another big crash from Stage 1 as UAE Team Emirates went down on the same patch of water that downed Jumbo-Visma."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Late Jimenez penalty earns Wolves a point against Burnley "A penalty from Mexican Raul Jimenez, in the seventh minute of added time, earned Wolverhampton Wanderers a 1-1 draw at home to Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Wiggins: Quintana has set his stall out to win La Vuelta "La Vuelta a Espana - Bradley Wiggins delivered his verdict on the GC shake-up on Stage 2 of the Vuelta, saying Nairo Quintana was a real contender now."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Tottenham lacked quality, says 'disappointed' Pochettino "Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said his team had paid the price for some poor individual performances after his side Tottenham Hotspur fell to a surprise 1-0 defeat at home to Newcastle United in the Premier League."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Roche in red after Quintana wins Stage 2 with stunning attack "Colombia’s Nairo Quintana attacked an elite group of six riders to win Stage 2 in Calpe ahead of Ireland’s Nicolas Roche, who took over the race lead on an enthralling day on La Vuelta."...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Putin tried to smash the opposition. Instead protests have spiraled It's been a heady summer for Russia's embattled political opposition. On August 10, as many as 50,000 people rallied in Moscow calling for fair local elections, the biggest protests seen in the capital since early 2012. Now opposition leaders are calling for a protest on August 31, hoping to build o...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Reports: Panthers quarterback Newton walking without boot Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was spotted Sunday without the walking boot he'd been wearing since he sprained his left foot, according to multiple reports....
22:51, 2019-08-25

Congo has given over 200,000 people Merck Ebola vaccine: government Congolese authorities and health workers vaccinated more than 200,000 people against Ebola in August, the government said on Sunday, using a Merck vaccine they hope will help rein in the world's second worst epidemic....
22:51, 2019-08-25

Mixed messages from Trump on China trade war during G7 U.S. President Donald Trump’s only regret in hiking tariffs on China is that he didn’t raise them higher, his press secretary said Sunday after the president had earlier signaled some remorse for an escalating trade war with China....
22:51, 2019-08-25

North Korea says test of new ‘super-large’ multiple rocket launcher was a success The North’s Korean Central News Agency said Saturday’s weapons test was successful and cited Kim as saying the rocket launcher is “indeed a great weapon.”...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Trump approves of Johnson’s tough approach to Brexit, promises ‘very big trade deal’ The British prime minister has vowed to bring his country out of the EU on Oct. 31 no matter what, an approach that has raised worries about a chaotic divorce that could cause chaos and hurt the economy. Trump promised that he and Johnson would work out “a very big trade deal” between their nations ...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Paralyzed doctor from Alberta undergoes second experimental surgery in Thailand A paralyzed Alberta man is back from Thailand after having a second experimental surgery that has given him some hope he'll be able to move more of his body....
22:51, 2019-08-25

QUIZ: Who won these classic Federer v Nadal matches? "It’s one of the most famous rivalries in tennis history, but can you recall who won each of these top matches between the pair ahead of the US Open?"...
22:51, 2019-08-25

Want to visit all 61 national parks in America? Here are 7 tips to help This couple visited all 61 national parks this year — primarily via van — finishing their journey earlier this month.       ...
22:17, 2019-08-25

British airports are testing 3D screening equipment to check carry-on bags New 3D screening equipment for carry-on luggage at all major British airports is being introduced and could make your airport experience much easier.       ...
22:17, 2019-08-25

Mona Barthel out of US Open; Kirsten Flipkens gets in Mona Barthel pulls out of US Open because of injured right foot, allowing 2013 Wimbledon semifinalist Kirsten Flipkens to get into draw        ...
22:17, 2019-08-25

Six on-the-rise players Federer, Nadal and Djokovic won’t want to face in U.S. Open Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic have won a combined 54 Grand Slams. The last time one of them didn't win a Slam? The 2016 U.S. Open.        ...
22:17, 2019-08-25

The 'Breaking Bad' movie comes to Netflix on October 11th At last, Netflix's Breaking Bad movie has a name -- and importantly, a release date. The service has released a teaser revealing that El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie will premiere on October 11th, 2019. The clip (which revolves around a questioning......
21:51, 2019-08-25

The best robotics kits for beginners By Signe Brewster This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to robotics kits for beginn......
21:51, 2019-08-25

FAA: Please don't weaponize your drone You're probably fully aware that arming your drone is a bad idea, but it appears that some people didn't get the memo. The FAA has issued a warning against weaponizing drones, noting that it's a violation of the agency's rules on top of any federal......
21:51, 2019-08-25

Why the NFL’s field goal record is waiting to be smashed There's a Wired video accompaniment if curious. A northeasterly breeze blows across the football fieldat the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. To me the wind provides some glorious relief: It's the middle of the day in the middle of July, and a heat wave has just descended on the region. But to ...
21:51, 2019-08-25

G7 nations close to agreeing on how to fight Amazon wildfires: Macron He said the G7 countries comprising the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Italy, Britain and Canada, were finalizing a possible deal on "technical and financial help."...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Is federal carbon tax killing jobs? Experts say answer isn’t ‘black and white’ The Saskatchewan Government has said the carbon tax is killing jobs, but one expert says job losses in the energy sector are not the result of any sole factor, but a confluence of different issues....
21:51, 2019-08-25

| Hezbollah says explosive-laden drone damaged its media centre Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah on Sunday said one of two drones that came down over its Beirut stronghold was rigged with explosives and caused damage to its media centre....
21:51, 2019-08-25

| Indian girl's throat slit in spate of deadly kite accidents A young girl riding on a motorcycle with her father in New Delhi has died after a glass-coated kite string slit her throat, reports said Sunday, the second incident in a week....
21:51, 2019-08-25

| Shrugging off Trump, FBI tackles right-wing extremists The FBI has arrested at least seven right-wing extremists in what appears to be a more earnest effort to target white nationalist threats in the United States....
21:51, 2019-08-25

| Brazil's army fights Amazon fires after hundreds more flare up Brazil has deployed two C-130 Hercules aircraft to douse fires devouring parts of the Amazon rainforest, as hundreds of new blazes were ignited ahead of nationwide protests over the destruction....
21:51, 2019-08-25

| WATCH: Seven dead in midair collision in Mallorca Seven people including two children have been killed in a midair collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft over Spain's Mallorca island, authorities said....
21:51, 2019-08-25

‘Nailed-on penalty': Solskjær unhappy with referee after Crystal Palace loss – video Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær was unhappy with a number of refereeing decisions after his side's 2-1 Premier League defeat against Crystal Palace Old Trafford on Saturday.Anthony Martial was upended by Gary Cahill in the 34th minute with Palace 1-0 up outside the area, but referee Pa...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Solskjær ‘lost for words’ as Rashford suffers racist abuse after penalty miss – video Ole Gunnar Solskjær was ‘lost for words’ after Marcus Rashford suffered racist abuse in the wake of his penalty miss against Crystal Palace.Rashford stepped up instead of Paul Pogba when United were awarded a 70th minute penalty, but the England international struck his effort against the post.It wa...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Ashes: Ben Stokes on England's sensational third Test win over Australia – video After looking like England were on the brink of another Test defeat, a sensational Ben Stokes performance steered his side to victory by one wicket at Headingley. England's World Cup hero produced an astonishing 135 not out on the final day to bring the scores to 1-1 in the series. Australia set the...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Ashes captains reflect on ‘phenomenal’ Ben Stokes and third Ashes Test – video England have won the third Ashes Test after a dramatic final day at Headingley. A sublime performance from England's Ben Stokes was the difference as he finished with an impressive 135 not out. Speaking after the match, England captain Joe Root called the performance 'ridiculous' and that 'it was ju...
21:51, 2019-08-25

NFL: Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires after 'cycle of injury pain' – video Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has retired from the NFL in a shock announcement. The 29-year-old says he is quitting after mounting injuries, adding ‘it’s the hardest decision of my life but it is the right decision for me’. Luck has missed 26 games over the past four seasons with an var...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Sportwatch: Tigers beat Lions, Raiders fall to Sea Eagles, Port smash Dockers and more – as it happened Super Netball - Magpies reach finals with derby winNRL - Storm survive Titans scare; Manly hold on in CanberraAFL - Bulldogs reach finals; Tigers beat Lions; Port down Dockers 10.32am BST Final thoughtsOr maybe that should be finals thoughts. A weekend of sliding up and down ladders leaves the Bulld...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Bournemouth 1-3 Manchester City: Premier League – as it happened Sergio Agüero scored twice and Raheem Sterling also struck on the south coast as Manchester City returned to winning ways at Bournemouth• Agüero at the double for City to down Bournemouth 4.09pm BST Read Dominic Fifield’s match report from Bournemouth: Related: Sergio Agüero double helps Manchester ...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes steers England to one-wicket victory over Australia - as it happened A once-in-a-lifetime innings from Ben Stokes, who added 76 for the last wicket with Jack Leach, gave England an amazing victory that kept the Ashes alive Report: Stokes sublime as England beat Australia in third Test 8.23pm BST A good innings ... Related: Ben Stokes’s best England innings since Both...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Nairo Quintana wins Vuelta second stage as Roche takes leader's jersey The 2016 winner attacks from elite lead group to winIrishman Nicolas Roche of Team Sunweb leads by two secondsNairo Quintana made an early statement at the Vuelta a España with a powerful ride to win Stage 2 in Calpe as Ireland’s Nicolas Roche took the overall leader’s jersey.A select group of rider...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Tottenham v Newcastle: Premier League - as it happened Joelinton’s first-half goal gave Newcastle a shock 1-0 win over a below-par Tottenham and earned Steve Bruce his first victory since taking over 6.51pm BST I’ll leave you with some rather hotter-off-the-press gold from David Hytner – the match report! Here it is: Related: Joelinton secures Newcastle...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Adam Gemili takes aim at doubters after record-breaking 200m win • Sprinter beats Hughes and Francis over line in searing display• Williams takes women’s 200m, McColgan storms to 5,000m winOn a raging inferno of a day Adam Gemili summoned a performance of fire and ice to highlight again why he is one of British athletics’ most compelling figures. First there was ...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Ben Stokes says ‘he never gave up’ in batting heroics to keep Ashes alive • All-rounder held his nerve with an unbeaten 135 to seal win• Joe Root: ‘At the minute he seems to be able to do anything’There are jaw-dropping performances in sport and then there is the one that Ben Stokes served up at Headingley on Sunday.When all hope seemed lost, and with it the Ashes, Englan...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Paul Pogba vows to fight against racist abuse for the ‘next generation’ • Manchester United teammate Marcus Rashford also targeted• Kick It Out call for decisive action from Twitter against trollsPaul Pogba has vowed to fight against racism “for the next generation” after finding himself the target of online trolls.The Manchester United midfielder was subjected to racis...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Promising yet concerning: Solskjær’s Manchester United already at crossroads | Jamie Jackson New signings have impressed but five dropped points already show that the players must become more streetwise – and fastAfter three matches of the new season there is a sense Manchester United must start killing opponents off or risk confidence dissipating as performances and results flat-line. The ...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Raul Jiménez rescues Wolves with late penalty to deny impressive Burnley It was hot out, but ice cold in Raúl Jiménez’s veins as the Mexican converted a last-minute penalty to give Wolves a lucky point against Burnley.Like so many of his team-mates, Jiménez had a quiet game – 72 hours after facing Torino in the Europa League qualifiers and six days since an intense conte...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Sunderland Ladies given new hope in bid to return from football’s margins Proposed takeover of Black Cats and the support this could bring Melanie Reay’s side means mood on Wearside is buoyantOn a sweltering July night in the middle of a French heatwave six graduates of Sunderland Ladies started England’s narrow Women’s World Cup semi-final defeat by the United States. Th...
21:51, 2019-08-25

End-of-season review: from McIlroy’s agony to Xiyu Lin’s shot along a bridge | Scott Murray A review of the golfing year features McIlroy’s disastrous start at Portrush and Hinako Shibuno’s fairytale win at the British OpenAs the freshly plundered FedEx truck disappears down the lane, not so much as a bronze centime left rattling around the back, now seems as good a time as any to take sto...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Sergio Agüero double helps Manchester City put Bournemouth to the sword There were periods when this was actually awkward. Manchester City even looked flustered at times, stretched defensively by Bournemouth’s urgency and admirable refusal to wilt. And yet Pep Guardiola’s side still negotiated passage to another victory with all the panache of seasoned champions and wit...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Joelinton secures Newcastle’s first points in surprise win at Tottenham Insulting criticism. Complete lies. An over-sensationalised mini-crisis. Steve Bruce’s soundbites had been heavy on emotion in the countdown to this trip to Tottenham, a portrait of a manager determined to fight back after Newcastle’s early-season losses to Arsenal and Norwich. After what must rank ...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Barcelona v Real Betis: La Liga – live! Live updates from Nou Camp, kick-off 8pm (BST)Continent’s big four ambition for super-league is ever strongerFeel free to email Ben or tweet @BenFisherj 8.46pm BST 43 min: Barcelona should lead but Rafinha squanders another big chance, with the Brazilian somehow failing to prod Carles Pérez’s cross ...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 362• Stokes hits 135 not out as home side level the series at 1-1Headingley 1981 was a foregone conclusion compared with this. So, too, the World Cup final in July, as Ian Botham’s incredible exploits of 38 years ago have been matched, maybe surpassed. But on a da...
21:51, 2019-08-25

US Open bow will test Coco Gauff’s confidence amid cautionary tales Teenager’s star quality and self-assurance bode well for her US Open debut but demands of the modern game require careful handlingA few weeks after Coco Gauff’s scene‑stealing run to the fourth round of Wimbledon, the 15-year‑old made her next move. Gauff was announced as a participant in the Citi O...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires aged 29 in all-time NFL shocker Quarterback, 29, says he is quitting NFL after mounting injuries Star ‘hurt’ by boos from Colts fans as he leaves field for last timeLuck made Pro Bowl in 2018 after missing all of 2017 with injuryAndrew Luck, the four-time Pro Bowl quarterback and Indianapolis Colts franchise player whose career be...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Trump’s Signature New York Hotel and the Art of the Compromise Facing demands to change the name of the Trump International Hotel and Tower, the president’s business is considering signage that would elevate its Central Park West address....
21:51, 2019-08-25

Joe Walsh is primarying Trump. He brings tons of very Trumpian baggage. The one-term congressman is getting a push to run in a primary against Trump. Before his turn as a Trump critic on social media, he was calling Barack Obama a Muslim and pushing the birther conspiracy theory....
21:51, 2019-08-25

Former congressman Joe Walsh announces primary challenge against Trump Walsh has described himself as an immigration hard-liner and said he would not challenge the president from the center but from the right and on moral grounds....
21:51, 2019-08-25

Trump says others support his call to add Russia back into the G7 "We have a number of people that would like to see Russia back," Trump said when asked if there was an update about adding the former member to the group....
21:17, 2019-08-25

Kudlow does not expect China to retaliate against Trump's latest tariffs despite Beijing's warning Despite Kudlow's expectations, China said on Saturday that it strongly opposes Trump's decision to levy additional tariffs on $550 billion worth of Chinese goods, and warned the U.S. of consequences if it does not end its "wrong actions."...
21:17, 2019-08-25

|Australiatoblockwebsiteshostinglive-streamedterrorattacks Australia will establish a mechanism for internet providers to quickly and effectively block websites hosting terror attacks in the wake of the Christchurch shooting, according to an emailed statement....
21:17, 2019-08-25

Google’s betting on SMS 2.0 to get its messaging groove back Google’s gotten a lot of grief for its messaging strategy, and rightly so. While Facebook and Apple have seen their messaging platforms become indispensable to users and businesses alike, Google has launched a litany of apps whose pithy names (Buzz, Wave, Allo, Hangouts, and the list goes on) couldn...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Plant cells signal between each other to agree on what time it is Anyone who has travelled across multiple time zones and suffered jet lag will understand just how powerful our biological clocks are. In fact, every cell in the human body has its own molecular clock, which is capable of generating a daily rise and fall in the number of many proteins the body produc...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Recession ‘red flag’ may be misleading There has been much talk of an inverted yield curve indicating an impending recession, which has amped up traditional August market volatility. It is, of course, brought to you courtesy of the usual fear-mongers, some of whom are politically bent, and of course Wall Street’s ever-growing crop of int...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Brave New World: Uncle Sam is taxing robots as companies invest in advanced tech It’s a brave new world for the IRS: taxing robots. Uncle Sam is padding the Treasury with millions of dollars to assess bots at the same time that corporations invest more in advanced technology and labor-saving machinery, according to experts. New “robot” taxes are expected to multiply in the comin...
21:17, 2019-08-25

New York buildings need address signs to ease pedestrian pain Dear John: Why can’t a city ordinance be passed requiring all buildings to clearly display their addresses to relieve drivers and pedestrians of the great frustrations we all suffer trying to locate a particular site in the city? Over the years I’ve sent a number of letters about this problem to the...
21:17, 2019-08-25

What is going on with my escrow account? Dear John: My mortgage was recently switched over to Mr. Cooper, formerly Nationstar. I recently received correspondence indicating that our escrow account is short by approximately $10,000. The tax amount it is attempting to collect is double what we should owe, according to my county’s assessment ...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Marvel's Kevin Feige confirms that both Kit Harington and Gemma Chan are Eternals Though the biggest news to come out of Disney’s D23 expo this weekend (so far!) was probably the confirmation that Black Panther II is coming in 2022, it’s not the only MCU news. Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige also confirmed some casting rumors for The Eternals, revealing that both Gemma Chan and K...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Nathan Fillion and Steve Agee join James Gunn's Suicide Squad According to Deadline, James Gunn’s Suicide Squad sequel/reboot/remake/redo has just picked up a few interesting cast members. Comedian Flula Borg joined the cast last week, and in the last few days he’s been joined by fellow comedian Steve Agee and longtime TV cop/former space captain Nathan Fillio...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Golf: South African Van Rooyen clinches breakthrough win in Sweden South African Erik van Rooyen holed a 12-foot birdie putt on the final green to pip England's Matthew Fitzpatrick and win his maiden European Tour title at the Scandinavian Invitation on Sunday....
21:17, 2019-08-25

Reports: MRI confirms torn ACL for Texans RB Miller Houston Texans running back Lamar Miller will miss the upcoming season after sustaining a torn ACL in his left knee, multiple outlets reported on Sunday....
21:17, 2019-08-25

California health officials warn of possible measles exposure at Disneyland, Universal Studios California health officials say visitors to Disneyland, Universal Studios and other tourist destinations in the Los Angeles area may have been exposed to measles earlier this month....
21:17, 2019-08-25

Widow, 93, dies of 'broken heart' brought on by home burglary, police say A 93-year-old woman’s death in England last week was the result of a “broken heart” brought on by a nighttime burglary in which three heartless intruders stole a gold chain from around her neck, police said....
21:17, 2019-08-25

Trump’s ‘Second Thoughts’ On China Trade War? The White House Says He Meant He Wished He’d Raised Tariffs Even Higher (BIARRITZ, France) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that he had second thoughts about escalating the trade war with China, but the White House later reversed that message saying the president was misinterpreted, and that his only regret in hiking tariffs is that he didn’t raise them ...
21:17, 2019-08-25

Former Illinois Rep. Joe Walsh Confirms He’ll Challenge President Trump For 2020 Republican Nomination (WASHINGTON) — Joe Walsh, a former Illinois congressman and tea party favorite turned radio talk show host, announced a longshot challenge Sunday to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination in 2020, saying the incumbent is “completely unfit” for office and must be denie...
21:17, 2019-08-25

‘A Test of Unity.’ Power Moves and Posturing as G7 Summit Gets Underway (BIARRITZ, France) — The posturing by leaders of the G-7 rich democracies began well before they stood together for a summit photo. French President Emmanuel Macron, the host, cornered Donald Trump at the American leader’s hotel with an impromptu lunch invitation. It was something of a p...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong Police Draw Weapons, Deploy Water Cannons in Latest Night of Violent Protests (HONG KONG) — Police in Hong Kong drew their guns Sunday night after a small group of protesters attacked officers with sticks and rods, and used tear gas to clear pro-democracy demonstrators who had taken over a street The confrontations were the latest violence in a summer of protests that h...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Brazil Begins Deploying Troops to Fight Amazon Rainforest Fires (RIO DE JANEIRO) — Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday were deploying in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept the region and prompted anti-government protests as well as an international outcry. President Jair Bolsonaro also tried to temper global concern, saying tha...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Amid Climate Change, Arctic Region Evolves Into Strategic, Economic Hotspot (TASIILAQ, Greenland) — From a helicopter, Greenland’s brilliant white ice and dark mountains make the desolation seem to go on forever. And the few people who live here — its whole population wouldn’t fill a football stadium — are poor, with a high rate of substance ab...
20:51, 2019-08-25

You may want to stock up on these items before new tariffs on Chinese-made imports start On Sept. 1, a new 15% tariff on some of the $300 billion in Chinese imports is expected to go into effect. Here are some of the items on the list.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Look east to see most of America’s fastest growing housing markets 24/7 Wall St. reviewed single-family home price changes so far this year in the U.S. to rank the fastest growing housing markets.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Most of America’s fastest growing housing markets are east of Mississippi River 24/7 Wall St. reviewed single-family home price changes so far this year in the U.S. to rank the fastest growing housing markets.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

You don't have to give up lattes to save $50 this week. Here are 5 ways Getting into the habit of saving $50 in a week can have a major positive impact on your personal finances.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Chicken Sandwich Bracket: Vote in round 2 for the best chicken sandwich Chick-fil-A, Popeyes, Wendy's and KFC have all advanced in USA TODAY's Chicken Sandwich Bracket. Who boasts the best chicken sandwich? Cast your vote!       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Donald Trump says US, Japan have reached agreement 'in principle' on new trade pact President Trump said Sunday the U.S. and Japan have agreed in principle on a new trade deal that calls for the Japanese to buy U.S. surplus corn.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Chick-fil-A vs. Popeyes: Vote for our Chicken Sandwich Bracket champion Chick-fil-A and Popeyes face off in our final matchup of the Chicken Sandwich Bracket. Who has the best offering? Cast your vote on Twitter.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

New, higher tariffs could raise the prices of these Chinese-made products President Trump announced new tariffs on Chinese imports Friday after Beijing said it'd retaliate against Trump's latest duties with its own tariffs       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Why oil price swings won't burn America's economy or your 401(k) Oil prices spiked as Iran seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz last month. But don't worry too much it will wreck the economy.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

|Weekahead:TradewarbackwithavengeanceafterJacksonHole The escalating trade war means investors won't have long to chew over the outcome of weekend meetings of central bankers in Wyoming and world leaders in France....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Indians LHP Perez sees 2020 contract option vest In one of the more expensive strikeouts of the season, Cleveland Indians left-hander Oliver Perez saw his 2020 contract option with the team vest when he came into Saturday's game against the Kansas City Royals and set down Ryan O'Hearn....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Koepka leads by one after delayed third round Brooks Koepka goes into the final round of the Tour Championship in the lead after completing the suspended third round with a 2-under-par 68 on Sunday morning at East Lake in Atlanta....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Report: Colts won't go after Luck's bonus money Quarterback Andrew Luck won't have to give up nearly $25 million in bonus money despite his Saturday night announcement that he is retiring from the NFL just three weeks shy of his 30th birthday....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Reports: Raiders WR Brown loses second grievance hearing Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown still can't convince the NFL that he should be able to wear an out-of-code helmet, losing a second grievance hearing on the matter, according to multiple reports....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Golf: Koepka leads by one after 54 holes in race for $15 million Brooks Koepka earned a one-shot lead over Rory McIlroy and Xander Schauffele after the third round at the Tour Championship on Sunday, setting up the prospect of a mouth-watering finale to the PGA Tour season in the race for the $15 million first prize....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Serena versus Sharapova to headline Day One at U.S. Open There will be no shortage of big-name players in action when the U.S. Open begins on Monday but the talk around New York for days has centered around the marquee matchup between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova....
20:51, 2019-08-25

How to fight like Vasyl Lomachenko Lee Wylie examines what makes Vasyl Lomachenko the best boxer on the planet today The post How to fight like Vasyl Lomachenko appeared first on Boxing News....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Juan Francisco Estrada defends WBC super-fly crown in Mexico Unification clash with Britain's Kal Yafai could be next for Juan Francisco Estrada The post Juan Francisco Estrada defends WBC super-fly crown in Mexico appeared first on Boxing News....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Sergey Kovalev defeats the courageous Anthony Yarde – The BN Verdict How Sergey Kovalev and Anthony Yarde followed the script in their light-heavyweight battle The post Sergey Kovalev defeats the courageous Anthony Yarde – The BN Verdict appeared first on Boxing News....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson takes honeymoon to D23 The Rock is honeymooning at a Disney conventionDwayne Johnson got married last weekend to longtime partner Lauren Hashian — and then spent Saturday promoting “Jungle Cruise” at the D23 Expo in Anaheim, California...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Forget Jon Snow, Kit Harington just landed a massive role in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe What better way to make Jon Snow forgotten if you’re still in pain after that final Game of Thrones season than to focus on the future of Kit Harington’s acting? The star has already moved on to much greener pastures, and that’s Marvel’s Cinematic Universe, where he’ll ...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Marvel just confirmed the first title from MCU Phase 5, but it won’t be the first movie to hit theaters When Marvel announced the lineup of movies and Disney+ TV series that will be included of the fourth phase of its Cinematic Universe, the company said it revealed everything related to Phase 4. That was back at Comic-Con a few weeks ago. In the meantime, Disney’s D23 Expo is in town, and we ju...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of August 25) The last week of any month is often hit-or-miss for Netflix releases, but the end of August brings with it a few shows that you should definitely have on your radar. The first is an anime called Carole & Tuesday, which is directed by the same man who directed the critically acclaimed and universally...
20:51, 2019-08-25

One reason Disney+ is much better than Netflix, and one reason it’s not Disney’s huge D23 Expo huge event brought us several exciting updates on Disney’s entertainment plans for the coming years, and that includes news about the next Star Wars chapter, a bunch of Marvel news, as well as an avalanche of revelations about Disney’s incoming streaming serv...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Netflix may finally let actual humans pick which titles you see, instead of an algorithm Netflix has racked up tens of millions of subscribers around the world because of how easy the service is to use and for the volume of content it puts right at your fingertips. It’s so easy to fall down a binge-watch rabbit hole and spend hours on the couch flying through one episode of your f...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Iranian Official Makes Surprise Appearance on Sidelines of G7 Summit At the invitation of France, Iran’s foreign minister flew to Biarritz and met with European officials. But he had no plans to sit down with American officials....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Trump Allies Target Journalists Over Coverage Deemed Hostile to White House A loose network of conservatives says it has dossiers of offensive social media posts and other problematic public statements by hundreds of journalists....
20:51, 2019-08-25

Box Office: 'Angel Has Fallen' Rises to No. 1 With $21 million debut LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Angel Has Fallen," the third chapter in Lionsgate and Millennium's action franchise starring Gerard Butler, had a stronger opening weekend than expected, collecting $21.25 million during its first three days of release....
20:17, 2019-08-25

Canon EOS 90D vs Canon EOS 80D: 13 key differences you need to know Canon has been rumored to be working on an EOS 90D for some time, and now that marketing materials for the model appear to have been released ahead of its announcement we're starting to get a better idea of exactly how the model improves on the previous EOS 80D.We say 'starting to' as...
20:17, 2019-08-25

How to watch Peaky Blinders season 5 online for free: stream from the UK or abroad Grab your flat cap, a pint from the Garrison and put on your thickest Brummie accent because your favourite gangsters are back. That's right, the time has come back around to watch Peaky Blinders online with season 5 finally hitting our screens. After waiting what feels like a lifetime, we&apos...
20:17, 2019-08-25

Rendering of leaked PS5 design brings the rumored console to life If you have some misgivings about that leaked PlayStation game console patent that could be the long-awaited PlayStation 5, you might be in for a pleasant surprise if Sony actually uses the design. At least, if the actual production model were to look anything like the 3D rendering that LetsGoDigita...
20:17, 2019-08-25

Great Australian Bight oil industry would need decades of subsidies, report warns Australia Institute argues that South Australia would receive few benefits and would be exposed to huge risksThe South Australian government needs to prepare itself for decades of subsidies if it wants to develop an offshore oil and gas industry in the Great Australian Bight, according to a new repo...
20:17, 2019-08-25

Consumer DNA testing has hit a lull — here's how it could capture the next wave of users experts speculate that the natural expiration of the early adopter wave and growing privacy concerns are to blame. But companies might be able to recover if they provide compelling medical reasons for users to get the tests....
20:17, 2019-08-25

Lindsey Graham: 'Accept the pain' of the U.S.-China trade war Sen. Lindsey Graham said Sunday that Americans would have to “accept the pain” caused by the Trump administration’s trade war with China but argued the U.S. maintains the advantage.“The Democrats for years have been claiming that China should be stood up to. Now, Trump is, and we've just got to acce...
20:17, 2019-08-25

5,000-Year-Old Temple Emerges from Underwater in Spain An ancient megalithic complex in Spain comparable to England’s Stonehenge has emerged from receding waters in Spain, but within two weeks it might vanish again, forever, if action is not taken now. ...
20:17, 2019-08-25

Colts QB Andrew Luck retires at 29, cites frequent injuries Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, in a surprise announcement, said he made the "hardest decision of my life" to retire from the NFL at age 29, citing frequent injuries....
20:17, 2019-08-25

'My So-Called Life' debuted 25 years ago and remains as timely as ever When my "My So-Called Life" premiered in 1994, Angela Chase (played by a 13-year-old Claire Danes) and her circle of friends made a generation of teens feel not so alone....
20:17, 2019-08-25

Joe Walsh Confirms He Will Challenge Trump for Republican Nomination Calling Mr. Trump ‘completely unfit,’ Mr. Walsh, a conservative radio host, will adopt a television-centric strategy to try to rattle a media-obsessed president....
19:34, 2019-08-25

Johnson Walks Tightrope at G7, as Trump Pledges ‘Very Big Trade Deal’ for U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson responded cautiously, saying that reaching a trade agreement “may take some time” and would require compromises from Washington....
19:34, 2019-08-25

Man courageously recovers American flag from busy highway: 'it represents the freedom' A Massachusetts man risked his own life on Friday afternoon to save a torn and tattered American flag that had been lying on a busy highway, getting trampled by traffic....
19:34, 2019-08-25

Ex-U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh to challenge Donald Trump in primary Joe Walsh, a former U.S. representative from Illinois, announced Sunday he is the second challenger to President Donald Trump for the Republican nomination next year....
19:34, 2019-08-25

'Critically endangered': Countries come together in efforts to protect sharks and rays The U.S. voted against the initiative addressing the trade of mako sharks, but was in favor of proposals helping wedgefishes and guitarfishes.        ...
19:34, 2019-08-25

Stakes raised in US, Iran tensions: Drone war takes flight The aircraft is seen as appealing to some nations because they don't risk the lives of pilots and can be small enough to evade defense systems.        ...
19:34, 2019-08-25

'Bachelorette' couple Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo marry in Mexico Two years after Bryan Abasolo proposed to Rachel Lindsay on "The Bachelorette," the couple has officially tied the knot.        ...
19:34, 2019-08-25

Taylor Swift braces for worst-case scenarios: 'I've had a lot of stalkers' "Lover" singer Taylor Swift opened up about safety concerns and why she carries emergency army-grade bandages on CBS Sunday Morning.        ...
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Koepka takes one-shot lead at Tour Championship in race for $15 million "Brooks Koepka earned a one-shot lead after the third round at the Tour Championship in Atlanta on Sunday in the race for the $15 million first prize."...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Now it's Disney+'s chance to somehow screw up The Muppets Save for the fine reboot movie and the intermittent good stuff in the recent ABC show, Disney has never really known what to do with The Muppets. Frank Oz said it’s because he thinks the company doesn’t understand the “true rebellion and true affection” that drives the characters, but either way, th...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Georgia attorney killed man after golf ball hit Mercedes, DA says ATLANTA (NBC News) – An Atlanta attorney has been charged by a grand jury with murder after he allegedly drove into a man who he believed had thrown a golf ball at his Mercedes-Benz, authorities said. Bryan K. Schmitt, 48, was indicted Friday on allegations of murder, felony murder and aggrava...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Ex University of Arizona employee files $10M claim vs school TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former University of Arizona health-care executive has filed a $10 million notice of claim against the school over his firing. The claim is a precursor to a lawsuit. It alleges UA President Robert Robbins gave a $850,000-a-year job last year to longtime friend Dr. Michael Dake...
19:00, 2019-08-25

G7 can’t turn a blind eye to ecocide in the Amazon Leaders must ask themselves if Jair Bolsonaro’s destructive attitude to the forest and its peoples should be considered a crimeWhen G7 leaders sit in judgment on Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro this weekend, the question they should ask themselves is whether the rape of the natural world should f...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Four wheels bad, but three sehr gut. Germans climb aboard cargo bikes As Berlin tries to switch to greener transport, people are choosing the bike, not the electric car – and it’s becoming a status symbolIn a fashionable corner of the capital of Germany, Europe’s “car nation”, parents picking up or dropping off their offspring have lined the edge of a popular playgrou...
19:00, 2019-08-25

French climate activists protest as Macron attends G7 summit Marchers carrying inverted portraits of president demand more action on climate crisisHundreds of climate activists have marched in south-western France carrying portraits of President Emmanuel Macron that they had illegally removed from town halls and which police had been seeking to recover amid a...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Ex-minister: Bolsonaro ‘most detested’ leader as he neglects the Amazon Rubens Ricupero warns the far-right leader is wreaking havoc on Brazil’s environment and its global standingJair Bolsonaro’s neglect of the Amazon has made him “the most despised and detested leader” on earth, Brazil’s former environment minister has claimed, as the far-right leader again rebuked Fr...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Russian officials blame food for traces of radiation in doctor treating blast victims Authorities say one man had cesium-137 in his muscle tissue, probably from ‘fish, mushrooms, lichens, algae’A doctor who helped treat victims of the mysterious nuclear blast in Russia more than two weeks ago has traces of radiation in his muscle tissue, said regional officials, who blamed the readin...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Privatising energy is doomed to failure | Letters Small, private energy firms can’t hope to compete in a global marketThe possible failure of some smaller energy suppliers might not raise major issues, even for their customers, but clearly illustrates the stupidity of privatisation of such vital national resources (“Small energy companies risk goin...
19:00, 2019-08-25

UK fracking site near Blackpool reports largest tremor yet Cuadrilla reports ‘mico-seismic event’ at Preston New Road facility on Saturday nightA tremor of magnitude 2.1 has been recorded at the UK’s only active fracking site – the largest detected at the facility.The energy firm Cuadrilla said the “micro-seismic event” at its site near Blackpool had occurr...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Americans' love of hiking has driven elk to the brink, scientists say Trail use near Vail, Colorado, has more than doubled since 2009. It’s had a devastating impact on a herd of elkBiologists used to count over 1,000 head of elk from the air near Vail, Colorado. The majestic brown animals, a symbol of the American west, dotted hundreds of square miles of slopes and va...
19:00, 2019-08-25

'Damage has been done': Newark water crisis echoes Flint The New Jersey city’s lead contamination crisis has been more than three years in the making – and residents feel officials have been slow to actOn a steaming August afternoon in Newark, New Jersey, a stream of cars parked in front of the Boylan Street recreation center. Typically, they would be dri...
19:00, 2019-08-25

Bernie Sanders: 'Of course' I would use tariffs as President Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said he would use tariffs as a negotiating tool if he wins the White House but slammed President Donald Trump's latest maneuvering in his trade war with China....
19:00, 2019-08-25

Khloe Kardashian Praises Ex Lamar Odom for Sharing the Depths of His Addiction Khloe Kardashian has no problem with Lamar Odom telling his truth. In this clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians' upcoming 17th season, premiering Sunday, Sept. 8, the Good......
18:34, 2019-08-25

Happy Kiss and Make Up Day: 15 Couples Who Reconciled After Calling It Quits Breakups are brutal, but sometimes, they bring couples that much closer together. In fact, some of the most beloved pairs in Hollywood once called it quits before becoming our favorite......
18:34, 2019-08-25

Kate Middleton Is All Smiles as She and Prince William Accompany Queen Elizabeth II to Church Kate Middleton and Prince William were all smiles on Sunday morning as they accompanied his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II to church services near her summer estate in Scotland. Kate and......
18:34, 2019-08-25

Lindsey Graham warns Trump not to pull all U.S. forces out of Afghanistan Sen. Lindsey Graham warned President Donald Trump on Sunday not to reduce U.S. troop levels in Afghanistan below 8,600, arguing that maintaining a military presence there was key to defending the American homeland.“Mr. President, if you don't have a counter-terrorism force left behind, even if you'v...
18:34, 2019-08-25

DICE cancels 'Battlefield V' close combat mode to help its focus DICE has been piling features on Battlefield V ever since launch. Now, however, it's dialing things back. The developers have scrapped the planned five-on-five close combat mode after determining that it was needed to hit "bug-crushing and content......
18:34, 2019-08-25

Papercraft-inspired math turns any sheet into any shape You might not need exotic manufacturing techniques to produce custom-shaped objects. If Harvard scientists have their way, you could start with little more than a sheet and some math. They've created a math framework that borrows from the Japanese......
18:34, 2019-08-25

For Disney, it's all about 'quality over quantity' with Disney+ The Disney+ Showcase at the D23 Expo started with a live performance from the cast of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series. And that wasn't just about getting the crowd fired up. For Disney, it was an opportunity to give its biggest fans a ta......
18:34, 2019-08-25

After Math: A wee bit of strategery We are a slippery species. As this week's headlines evidence, if there's one thing humans are good at, it's getting around the established rules....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Bournemouth vs Man City highlights: Goals and action from Premier League clash David Silva marked his 400th Manchester City appearance with two assists and Sergio Aguero scored twice as the Premier League champions returned to winning ways with a 3-1 win at Bournemouth....
18:34, 2019-08-25

UPDATE 1-France says social media platforms will still sign hate speech pledge France said it was optimistic that U.S.-based social media platforms including Facebook and Snapchat would still sign a pledge to fight online hate speech despite a last-minute delay....
18:34, 2019-08-25

UPDATE 1-S.African court impounds Tanzanian plane in compensation case- lawyer South African authorities impounded an Airbus 220-300 aircraft leased by Tanzania's national flag carrier following a court application by a retired farmer who is owed compensation by the Tanzanian government, the farmer's lawyer said....
18:34, 2019-08-25

RRJ Capital in talks to invest $4 bln in HNA's Ingram Micro- Bloomberg RRJ Capital is in talks with Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co to lead a $4 billion investment in U.S. electronics distributor Ingram Micro Inc, Bloomberg reported on Saturday, citing people familiar with the matter....
18:34, 2019-08-25

UPDATE 1-RRJ Capital in talks to invest $4 bln in HNA's Ingram Micro -Bloomberg RRJ Capital is in talks with Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co to lead a $4 billion investment in U.S. electronics distributor Ingram Micro Inc, Bloomberg reported on Saturday, citing people familiar with the matter....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Disney displays its movie force with 'Star Wars,' 'Frozen,' Marvel and 'Mulan' "Star Wars" actors teased an epic sendoff, the cast of "Frozen" sang, and action movie star Dwayne Johnson rolled out in a river boat as Walt Disney Co promoted its upcoming film slate to devoted fans on Saturday....
18:34, 2019-08-25

UPDATE 1-'Star Wars,' 'Frozen,' Marvel, Mulan show fans the force is with Disney "Star Wars" actors teased an epic sendoff, the cast of "Frozen" sang, and action movie star Dwayne Johnson rolled out in a river boat as Walt Disney Co promoted its upcoming film slate to devoted fans on Saturday....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Trafigura wins second copper auction in Qingdao sales * Commodity trader Trafigura won 9,331.86 tonnes of refined copper in an auction of metal dating back to the Qingdao warehousing scandal, according to a notice from JD.com on Sunday....
18:34, 2019-08-25

UPDATE 1-Australia to block internet domains hosting extremist content during terror attacks Australia will block access to internet domains hosting terrorist material during crisis events and will consider legislation to force digital platforms to improve the safety of their services, officials said on Sunday....
18:34, 2019-08-25

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Investors look at dollar stores as U.S. recession fears increase More investors are watching the shares of discount retailers like Dollar General Corp and Dollar Tree Inc, which perform better during economic downturns, in the hopes of gauging changes in consumer behavior, though higher tariffs may erode the companies' ability to act as economic bellwethers....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Congo has given over 200,000 people Merck Ebola vaccine-gov't Congolese authorities and health workers vaccinated more than 200,000 people against Ebola in August, the government said on Sunday, using a Merck vaccine they hope will help rein in the world's second worst epidemic....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Tesla scouting sites for possible factory in Germany's NRW-Rheinische Post Electric carmaker Tesla is scouting out locations for a possible factory in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), Germany's most populous state, daily Rheinische Post reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Kudlow does not expect China to retaliate against latest U.S. tariffs White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Sunday that he does not expect China to retaliate against additional tariffs on Chinese goods that U.S. President Donald Trump announced Friday....
18:34, 2019-08-25

UPDATE 2-Trump regrets not raising tariffs on China higher, White House says President Donald Trump wishes he had raised tariffs on Beijing even higher, the White House said on Sunday, seeking to clarify earlier remarks that suggested Trump regretted his decision on Friday to escalate his trade war with China....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Notting Hill Carnival: Stunning archive pictures show Europe's biggest street party through the years As Notting Hill Carnival rolls into town for another year, stunning archive pictures have been unearthed which show Europe's biggest street party through the years....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Southall stabbing: Fatal victim 'begged for wife' after being knifed in leafy west London suburb A fatal stabbing victim begged to see his wife after he was attacked with a knife when leaving a pub in a leafy suburb in west London, according to a witness who gave first aid....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Brexit news latest: Philip Hammond demands Boris Johnson apologises over 'Operation Yellowhammer' dossier leak allegations Former Chancellor Philip Hammond has called for Boris Johnson to apologise following claims that ministers from Theresa May's government leaked the "Operation Yellowhammer" papers....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Row erupts between Downing Street and Channel 4 after Boris Johnson scraps interview after 'coward' rebuke from news chief A row has erupted between Downing Street and Channel 4 after Boris Johnson refused to give an interview at the G7 summit, days after being criticised by the broadcaster's news chief....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Trump, UK's Johnson discuss Huawei on G7 sidelines U.S. President Donald Trump and Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson discussed Huawei and 5G technology at a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of a G7 summit in France on Sunday, the White House said....
18:34, 2019-08-25

Hedge Funds Wager China's HNA Will Look After Foreign Investors Hedge funds have made quick profits on debt tied to HNA Group, even as the airlines-to-hotels conglomerate has scaled back internationally and fallen behind on other obligations....
18:00, 2019-08-25

Deutsche Bank and UBS Explored European Banking Alliance Deutsche Bank and UBS had talks as recently as mid-June to form an unusual alliance of investment-banking operations, according to people familiar with the discussions....
18:00, 2019-08-25

China's Central Bank Unveils New Mortgage Loan Policy China’s central bank adjusted interest-rate mechanisms Sunday for the second time this month, this time focused on mortgage loans, in what it said was a bid to price them closer to market rates but also in ways that might avoid further inflating property prices....
18:00, 2019-08-25

Latest Stock Volatility Adds to August Turbulence Stocks enter the final week of the month coming off one of their rockiest stretches of 2019, the latest example of tariff-induced volatility that has some investors bracing for more fluctuation....
18:00, 2019-08-25

The Bond Market Is Wrong. Inflation Will Return, Someday. To believe inflation will stay very low for a very long time requires believing both that central banks are running on empty and that governments won’t offer fiscal help to counter a downturn. The first has a kernel of truth, but central bankers are not entirely out of gas....
18:00, 2019-08-25

Sunday Comics: That's Kinda Dumb Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
18:00, 2019-08-25

I Played Breath of the Wild With My Sister And Put Her Through Hell It’s not often I replay games, but when my sister asked for something to play together, I suggested The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. More than two years had passed since I completed Link’s adventure on my own, and I wanted her to experience it ahead of the recently-announced sequel. Let me r...
18:00, 2019-08-25

Strengthening Tropical Storm Dorian to target Lesser Antilles early this week The Lesser Antilles are being put on alert for impacts from Tropical Storm Dorian ranging from strong winds and rough surf to localized flooding early this week....
18:00, 2019-08-25

We Saw 8 Minutes of Pixar's Onward, About Brothers Questing to Bring Their Dad Back to Life Pixar movies always seem to have a deeply touching premise and their next film, Onward, is no different. Fans saw about eight minutes of the movie at the D23 Expo this weekend and the scenes were a perfectly-Pixar blend of magic and emotion.Read more......
18:00, 2019-08-25

African Champions League: Former winners Orlando Pirates suffer shock exit Former winners Orlando Pirates suffer an early exit from the African Champions League as Zamalek, Mamelodi Sundowns, and Etoile du Sahel all ease through....
18:00, 2019-08-25

|Pensionersopposeprescribedassetsplan South Africa's intentions to tap state workers' pension funds to revive a struggling economy would be strongly opposed, the Sunday Times reports, citing a major trade group on pensions....
18:00, 2019-08-25

|OldMutualboardisunited,sayschairTrevorManuelasPeterMoyobattlerageson–report Old Mutual board chairperson Trevor Manuel says the board is united, contrary to the 'two bulls in a kraal' narrative created by Peter Moyo, Business Maverick reports....
18:00, 2019-08-25

Belgian parade goes ahead despite racism objections A Belgian street festival featuring a character called “Savage” played by a white person in blackface makeup has gone ahead amid objections from anti-racism activists...
18:00, 2019-08-25

Barcelona police clear beach amid report of explosive device Authorities in Barcelona evacuated one of the Spanish city’s popular beaches Sunday after what is suspected to be a bomb dating from the Spanish Civil War was found in the sea...
18:00, 2019-08-25

White House reverses Trump on China ‘second thoughts’ President Donald Trump’s only regret in hiking tariffs on China is that he didn’t raise them higher, his press secretary says after the president had earlier signaled some remorse for an escalating trade war with China...
18:00, 2019-08-25

Migrant dies after van plunges into river in Croatia A migrant dies in Croatia after a van carrying 12 of them plunges into river and police in Northern Macedonia discover 30 migrants in an abandoned truck...
18:00, 2019-08-25

Hong Kong police deploy water cannons as violence returns to protests The new police tactic came after the protest descended into a street battle that left a main thoroughfare littered with bricks and empty canisters of tear gas....
18:00, 2019-08-25

Poker players don't take home the stacks of cash you see on TV — here's who does In the early 2000s, poker exploded. Between ESPN, the 1998 movie "Rounders," and Chris Moneymaker's win at the World Series of Poker, many dreamed of turning professional and earning millions. And to be successful, many players turn to staking....
18:00, 2019-08-25

PV Sindhu Scripts History With Gold Medal In World Championships World Championships Final , PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara Highlights: PV Sindhu defeated Japan's Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in straight games to create history....
17:34, 2019-08-25

Coming Out Of Closet Is Better Than Hiding My Relationship: Dutee Chand Dutee Chand said her aim is to make a mark in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, for which she is yet to qualify. The women's 100m Olympic qualification standard is 11.15 seconds....
17:34, 2019-08-25

Watch: David Warner Takes Incredible Catch To Dismiss Joe Root On Day 4 Standing in first slip, David Warner was airborne when he grasped the catch as Joe Root came down the wicket to Nathan Lyon and tried to whip the off-spinner through the leg side....
17:34, 2019-08-25

This Time We Were Expecting A "Better Result", Says Sindhu's Mother Sindhu defeated Japan's Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 in the final of World Badminton Championships to become the first Indian shuttler to win a gold at the event....
17:34, 2019-08-25

Top EU regulator Farkas to head banking lobby group One of Europe's top banking regulators is in talks to head the trade body that leads the investment banking industry's lobbying effort across the EU....
17:34, 2019-08-25

Why this investor left the pursuit of billion-dollar exits to help employers hire people with autism Brian Jacobs left Emergence Capital to start his own venture firm and invest in companies that are making people on the autism spectrum more employable....
17:34, 2019-08-25

Israel bombs Syria, says strikes thwarted imminent Iran drone attack JERUSALEM — The Israeli military attacked targets near Damascus late Saturday in what it said was a successful effort to thwart an imminent Iranian drone strike on Israel, stepping up an already heightened campaign against Iranian military activity in the region. The late-night airstrike, which trig...
17:34, 2019-08-25

Trump starts first day of G-7 with Boris Johnson and anti-press tweetstorm President Trump embarked on his first full day at the G-7 Summit in France on Sunday — starting out with a tweetstorm against the “disgusting” press, followed by a bilateral breakfast with the new UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. “Before I arrived in France, the Fake and Disg...
17:34, 2019-08-25

Trump admits ‘second thoughts’ about trade war with China President Trump hinted early Sunday that he was rethinking his escalating trade war with China. “Yeah, sure, why not,” Trump told reporters after being asked if he had “any second thoughts” about the tariff war that has raged between Beijing and Washington over the past few d...
17:34, 2019-08-25

Son of former Jets player Barry Bennett arrested for parent’s murder The son of former Jets defensive lineman Barry Bennett was arrested in Mexico on Saturday on charges he murdered his parents earlier this week at their Minnesota home, authorities said. Dylan Bennett, 22, was arrested by Mexican authorities in a hotel in Cancun after Minnesota authorities traced him...
17:34, 2019-08-25

White House shares Trump’s only regret over trade war with China The White House on Sunday said the only regret President Trump has about the escalating trade war with China is not jacking up tariffs even higher, clarifying comments the president made earlier during a meeting with world leaders in France. ​”This morning in the bilat with the UK, the Preside...
17:34, 2019-08-25

Joe Walsh, ex-Congressman, says he’ll challenge Trump for GOP nomination Joe Walsh, the former Tea Party congressman from Illinois, announced on Sunday that he would challenge President Trump in the Republican primary. “I’m going to run for president,” Walsh told ABC’s “This Week.” ​”​I’m running because he’s unfit, s...
17:34, 2019-08-25