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04:59, 2019-09-17

Uncovering the hidden “noise” that can kill qubits MIT and Dartmouth College researchers have demonstrated, for the first time, a tool that detects new characteristics of environmental “noise” that can destroy the fragile quantum state of qubits, the fundamental components of quantum computers. The advance may provide insights into microscopic noise...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Uninfected patients key to improving Ebola response Research on the logistics of responding to Ebola outbreaks has revealed that an often-overlooked, but critical, factor in resource deployment to treat victims of the disease is how many of the people in treatment centers are Ebola-negative. Individuals who test negative take up bed space and treatm...
04:51, 2019-09-17

New approach suggests path to emissions-free cement It’s well known that the production of cement — the world’s leading construction material — is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for about 8 percent of all such releases. If cement production were a country, it would be the world’s third-largest emitter. A team of researchers...
04:51, 2019-09-17

New life coming to West Chelsea’s Terminal Stores building From 19th century freight warehouse, to 20th century disco, to 21st century cutting-edge office mecca — that’s the colorful past and prospective future of West Chelsea’s massive Terminal Stores building. Joint-venture partners L&L Holding Co., Normandy Real Estate Partners and an unidentified instit...
04:51, 2019-09-17

NASA will fire a tiny satellite into the lunar orbit planned for Gateway NASA is sending humans back to the Moon, and they’re doing it on an abbreviated timetable, but in addition to getting boots on the lunar surface, the space agency wants to get an orbiting lunar space station up and running for the first time ever. The Gateway, which NASA says will serve as a j...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Astronomers snap photo of second known interstellar object The astronomy world received a rare treat last week when an object presumed to be from outside our own solar system was spotted for only the second time ever. At the time, very little was known about the interstellar visitor, but in the days since its initial discovery by an amateur skywatcher, high...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Elon Musk testified he worried Thai cave rescuer might be 'another Jeffrey Epstein' New court filings reveal that Elon Musk's family office spent tens of thousands on a private investigator to dig up details about Thai cave rescue hero Vernon Unsworth, after Musk called him a "pedo" on Twitter....
04:51, 2019-09-17

Mattel's Hot Wheels: New and old The iconic best-selling toy brand now has videogame tie-in with physical toy & digital track. Apple Stores to tout Hot Wheels id with in-store display       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Nervous about looming gas price hikes? Electrics are an option. Plug-in electric vehicles can save you money, with much lower fuel costs on average than conventional gasoline vehicles.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

The best mattress brand is offering an insane discount right now A new mattress doesn't have to be a costly investment, as this Nectar sale will help you save big on the bed of your dreams.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

You can get amazing deals during Urban Outfitters' huge home sale right now Looking for cute stuff to style your new apartment? You can get up to 40% off on select furniture, bedding, prints and more at Urban Outfitters.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

You can get amazing discounts on All-Clad's premium cookware right now All-Clad's VIP Factory Seconds sale is back, so now's your chance to save on the popular brand's cookware, bakeware, kitchen tools, and more.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

A new iPhone is coming. But no, you don't really have to pay new-phone prices A new battery, screen and software updates can go a long way towards updating an old model. It's a lot cheaper than forking over $1,000 for a new one.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

New iPhone? No thanks. These older-model 5S owners don't need or want one Apple stopped supporting the iPhone 5 with updates in September 2018 and this year will discontinue the 5S and 6. But these consumers don't care.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Facebook defends tracking your every move — even if the app isn't on New software updates from Apple and Google alert users to when they're being tracked by apps. Facebook takes to a blog post to explain its reasoning.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

iPhone 11: Get ready to see 'Slofies' all over the internet Apple's new iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max come with enhancements that include the ability to record slow-motion videos with the selfie camera.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

iPhone 11: Are Apple's latest iPhones worth the money? Apple unveiled the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. The focus is on camera improvements and battery life. Is it time to buy?       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Better battery, Night mode, 'slofies' and other cool things coming to Apple's new iPhones Apple made plenty of announcements at its live event Tuesday, but here's some cool things you may have missed about the upcoming iPhones and services.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Most of the robocalls you get aren't coming from AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile numbers Americans received 200 million unwanted calls per day during the first half of the year, according to the report.       ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

A full moon will rise Friday the 13th. Here's why it's so rare - and why it'll look small A stunning harvest moon will rise in the eastern sky on Friday the 13th. It's also a micromoon, too, which means it's an unusually small full moon        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Trump confirms death of Osama bin Laden's son in counterterrorism operation President Donald Trump announced Hamza bin Laden's death in a statement Saturday that did not provide details about how or when he was killed.        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Trapped, alone and 'desperate to come home.' American siblings barred from leaving China The State Department has warned Americans about China’s growing use of exit bans, sometimes used to keep Americans in China for years.        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

President Trump to host Otto Warmbier's parents for dinner at the White House Otto Warmbier died after being imprisoned in North Korea. Fred and Cincy Warmbier have crusaded against Kim Jong Un's regime since their son's death        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Iran denies attacking Saudi oil sites but prepared for 'full-fledged war' Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels said they launched drones that struck the Saudi Arabian oil installations Saturday, disrupting crude oil output.        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Saudi oil attack roils global energy markets; Trump says U.S. 'locked and loaded' Global energy prices rocketed higher after a weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities that disrupted more than 5 percent of the world's daily supply.        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Cyclist dies after 'swooping magpie' attacks, runs him off road, police say The unidentified 76-year-old man was cycling in a park in New South Wales when a witness saw him careen into a fence as he tried to avoid the bird.        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

Teen died from birthday meal even after he told restaurant of allergy, coroner rules Owen Carey collapsed about an hour after he ate the grilled chicken in April 2017. A corner ruled that he died from a "severe anaphylactic reaction."        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

As Israel votes, Donald Trump proves he's the 'King of Israel' Every U.S. president, citing shared values and security commitments, has been staunchly pro-Israel; President Donald Trump more than most.        ...
04:51, 2019-09-17

FAA chief: No specific timeline for Boeing 737 Max recertification CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with the Stephen Dickson, the new head of the Federal Aviation Administration, to discuss his leadership role, recertifcation of Boeing's 737 Max jet and more....
04:51, 2019-09-17

SNL Cans (Not-So) Funnyman Shane Gillis Over Racial Slur, and He’s Like, ‘Whatever, I Liked Mad TV ’ A moment when fans should have been focused on celebrating the fact that Saturday Night Live had (finally!) promoted an Asian American, Bowen Yang, to join its cast of characters on the long-running NBC sketch comedy, was rudely interrupted by the racially slurred past of one of the show’s other new...
04:17, 2019-09-17

McLaren Driver Rescued By Helicopter After Car Flies Off Mulholland Drive Authorities in Los Angeles got a call for “headlights tumbling down a cliff” on Mulholland Drive, one of the area’s well-known driving roads, on Sunday night and used a helicopter searchlight to find a battered McLaren that had gone off the edge of the road....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Paul Ingrassia, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his reporting on General Motors, died today at Paul Ingrassia, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1993 for his reporting on General Motors, died today at the age of 69. Ingrassia covered the auto industry for over 30 years, primarily for The Wall Street Journal. I highly recommend his 1994 book, “Comeback: The Fall and Rise of the American Automobile I...
04:17, 2019-09-17

Don't burn-out on the bricks! Charity will benefit if Brickyard winner avoids defacing famed IMS bricks The Speedway and Riley Children’s Foundation announced a promotion to benefit children and families affected by childhood cancers.        ...
04:17, 2019-09-17

Crash derails Jimmie Johnson's quest for 16th-straight NASCAR playoffs appearance Jimmie Johnson is the only NASCAR driver to make the playoffs every year since the format was created in 2004        ...
04:17, 2019-09-17

UPDATE 1-Prudential subsidiaries to pay nearly $33 mln to settle disclosure charges -SEC Two Prudential subsidiaries have agreed to pay nearly $33 million to settle charges they failed to disclose conflicts of interest and made misleading disclosures regarding 94 insurance-dedicated mutual funds they advised, the U.S. securities regulator said on Monday....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Bunge sees Brazil's CS cane crush stable next season * Brazil's 2019/20 center-south (CS) sugar output seen at 26.6 million tonnes versus 26.5 million tonnes in previous season, says commodities trader Bunge...
04:17, 2019-09-17

FAA chief to meet with Boeing officials, test 737 MAX simulator New Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) chief Stephen Dickson plans to fly to Seattle this week to fly "newly configured" Boeing 737 MAX software in a simulator and will visit with Boeing officials, the agency said Monday....
04:17, 2019-09-17

UPDATE 1-Senators want FCC to review Chinese telecom approvals to operate in U.S. Two U.S. senators on Monday asked the FCC and national security agencies to review whether two Chinese state-owned telecom companies should be allowed to operate in the United States, at a time of heightened concern about possible Chinese spying....
04:17, 2019-09-17

CORRECTED-Electric pickup, batteries included in GM's $7 billion pledge An all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system will be part of the $7 billion that General Motors Co has pledged to invest in the United States as parts of contract talks with the United Auto Workers....
04:17, 2019-09-17

UPDATE 1-Electric pickup, batteries included in GM's $7 billion pledge An all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system will be part of the $7 billion that General Motors Co has pledged to invest in the United States as parts of contract talks with the United Auto Workers....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Brazilian cosmetics firm Natura to create Singapore unit Brazil's Natura Cosmeticos SA is creating a subsidiary to manage its Singapore operations, the company said on Monday, as the global cosmetics firm seeks to boost its sales in East Asia....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Oracle, VMware agree to deal on cloud technology, technical support Oracle Corp and VMware Inc on Monday announced a deal designed to resolve years of tension over how Oracle handles technical support for VMware users and make it easier for them to move to Oracle's cloud computing service....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Brazil homebuilder MRV puts temporary hold on purchase of U.S. firm The board of Brazil's MRV Engenharia e Participacoes SA, Latin America's largest homebuilder, has temporarily interrupted the purchase of Florida-based AHS Residential LLC, it said on Monday, saying it will first hear shareholders' concerns....
04:17, 2019-09-17

UPDATE 3-WeWork parent pulls IPO following pushback -sources WeWork owner The We Company took a last-minute decision on Monday to suspend preparations for an initial public offering (IPO), concerned that its stock market debut would be snubbed by many investors, people familiar with the matter said....
04:17, 2019-09-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil trims gains but Middle East risks keep stocks on back foot Oil futures shed some of their massive gains on Tuesday as the United States flagged the possible release of crude reserves, but the threat of military action over the attacks on Saudi oil facilities kept prices elevated and stocks under pressure....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Brazil President Bolsonaro: Petrobras CEO says firm not planning fuel price hike Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday the chief executive of state-run oil firm Petrobras had told him that the firm was not planning to adjust fuel prices in response to the recent attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia....
04:17, 2019-09-17

International panel to criticize U.S. FAA's Boeing 737 MAX approval process - WSJ A panel of international air-safety regulators is finishing a report which is expected to criticize the initial U.S. approval process for Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people briefed on the conclusions....
04:17, 2019-09-17

PRESS DIGEST-British Business - Sept 17 Sept 17 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
04:17, 2019-09-17

PRECIOUS-Gold prices hold steady ahead of Fed verdict Gold prices held steady on Tuesday as traders broadly remained on the sidelines ahead of an expected rate cut from the U.S. Federal Reserve this week....
04:17, 2019-09-17

UPDATE 1-Petrobras CEO promises to hold fuel prices steady -Bolsonaro Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Monday that state-run oil firm Petrobras was not planning to raise fuel prices in response to the weekend attacks in Saudi Arabia....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Brazil's Petrobras says won't immediately adjust fuel prices in response to Saudi attack Brazil's Petrobras has decided not to immediately hike fuel prices in response to the recent attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, the state-run oil firm said on Monday....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Tokyo shares touch 4-mth highs, oil & gas sector up on soaring crude Japan's Nikkei share average edged up to a four-month high on Tuesday, as soaring oil prices triggered by attacks on Saudi oil facilities boosted oil and gas-related companies....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Writers Guild Re-elects Leadership at Odds With Agencies It has been five months since thousands of movie and TV writers fired their agents and election results indicate the Hollywood standoff will continue....
04:17, 2019-09-17

Fantasy Football Week 2 Winners and Losers: Breakout stars, waiver targets Lamar Jackson is proving the doubters wrong, one pass at a time, and the Fantasy ceiling is sky high for this Ravens offense after another dominant showing, Chris Towers says....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Fantasy Football Week 3 Early Waiver Wire: Drew Brees, James Conner replacements Another week, another round of injuries for Fantasy players to deal with. Dave Richard takes a look at the ramifications of Drew Brees' injury before looking ahead to the waiver wire....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Oil prices see historic spike; Trump says Iran appears to be behind Saudi attack Weekend drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure have effectively wiped out about 5 percent of the global daily production, sending oil prices skyrocketing to historic levels Monday....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Final Fantasy XIV Director Talks Class Changes, Music, And Role-Playing Final Fantasy XIV’s latest expansion, Shadowbringers, brought a sweeping storyline and tons of job adjustments that streamlined how the game played....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Street Fighter Champion Gives Up Thousands In Protest Of Japanese Bureaucracy This past weekend, a legendary Street Fighter player placed first in what was perhaps the most stacked Street Fighter V tournament ever, but he will only be taking home a fraction of his prize money. That’s due to Japan’s heavily restrictive laws on competitive gaming and his own personal principles...
03:51, 2019-09-17

Player Catalogues List Of Games That Still Have Poorly Implemented Subtitles Just from playing games, I know that the subtitles they offer are often too small, have weird line breaks, or don’t show up properly against the background of the game. This handy Reddit post offers a more detailed look at just how bad the situation can get in certain games....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us for more streams as they happen....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Zero Escape Director's New Game Is Another Twisty, Captivating Mystery When you play a video game directed by Kotaro Uchikoshi, you know you’re always going to get a few things. There will be tangents about fascinating pieces of science and mythology. The characters will frequently make terrible lewd jokes. And the story will be a sprawling tapestry full of twists, emo...
03:51, 2019-09-17

Big, Beefy Switch Controllers For Big, Beefy Hands Joy-Cons are small. They are designed so that Switch can be a sleek, nearly-seamless handheld gaming device. Hori’s Split Pad Pro is what happens when ideas like “small” and “sleek” and “not ridiculous” are tossed out the window. The more I play with them, gripping them in my larger-than-average han...
03:51, 2019-09-17

We Have Reached the Inevitable: Warner Bros. Is Making a Funko Pop Movie Whether you love them or loathe them, Funko’s Pop Vinyl figurines are everywhere, their big heads and vacant stares providing a blank canvas for practically every pop culture series under the sun to be turned into an action figure. Now, they’re moving off store shelves and onto the silver screen....
03:51, 2019-09-17

22 Years Later, A Major Milestone For RPGs Is Finally Coming West Amongst all the many, many games coming to Nintendo Switch soon, you should pay close attention to Moon, a port of a 1997 role-playing game for the PlayStation that’s never left Japan before....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Steam's Big Discovery Update Is Hurting Some Indie Developers' Games Last week, Valve released an update as part of a recent push to make it easier for users to find new, under-the-radar games. The update purported to decrease the presence of popular games in Steam’s recommendation algorithms, increase overall variety, and give people a more personalized selection of...
03:51, 2019-09-17

The Next Castlevania Game Is Coming To Phones Konami quietly announced a new Castlevania game at the Tokyo Game Show last week, called Grimoire of Souls. Before you get too excited, you might want to check out the trailer first....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Fallout 4 Mod Lets You Pet Any Dog Fallout 4 first came out in 2015, and it shows. In the base game, you can only pet a single dog—your dog, Dogmeat—and you can only do it once, during a cut-scene. 2019, emboldened by the Can You Pet The Dog Twitter account, will not stand, sit, lie down, shake, or roll over for that. Thankfully, mod...
03:51, 2019-09-17

UFC Fighter Plays Smash While His Tesla Drives Itself Tesla cars have an “Autopilot” feature where the car can, on a long straight drive like a highway, take care of some stuff like lane changes and cruise control. The driver is supposed to still be paying attention, but some people—like UFC fighter Kevin Lee—haven’t got time for that....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Antitrust Enforcers Signal Discord Over Probes of Big Tech Turf battles between the federal government’s two antitrust enforcers are revving up as both assert authority to investigate whether big technology companies are engaging in anticompetitive behavior....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Who calls the tunes in space? Brad Pitt asks NASA astronaut Brad Pitt traded laughs on Monday in a call to the International Space Station with a NASA astronaut, who somersaulted during the zero-gravity interview ahead of this week's release of the actor's new film, the space thriller "Ad Astra."...
03:51, 2019-09-17

Watch: Giant rugby ball sets Guinness record in Britain A British sporting goods manufacturer broke a Guinness World Record when it created a nearly 20-foot long rugby ball designed to official specifications....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Look: Japanese festival cooks up world's largest serving of fried chicken A Guinness World Record was broken at a food festival in Japan when 18 vendors participated in cooking up the world's largest serving of fried chicken....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Watch: Woman undergoes surgery after swallowing ring in her sleep A California woman who dreamed that she had to swallow her engagement ring to protect it from thieves woke up to find she really had ingested the piece of jewelry....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Watch: Illinois lawmaker targeted by bird during interview about pigeon poop An Illinois state representative giving a TV interview about a pigeon poop problem at a Chicago train station ended up illustrating the problem when a bird relieved itself onto his head....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Malaysia turns again to the indispensable Zeti After the challenges of Asian and global financial crises and the 1MDB scandal, Zeti Akhtar Aziz is back in the top echelons of Malaysian influence again. She tells Euromoney about her achievements as central bank governor – and what she knew and did about 1MDB....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Husband Charged With Murder After Bodies of Wife and 4 Children Are Found Police believe he killed his family at their home in Florida, then stored their bodies there and in his van for several weeks before transporting them to Georgia....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Cars front man Ric Ocasek died while recovering from surgery: family Cars front man Ric Ocasek died peacefully over the weekend while recovering from surgery at his family's home in Manhattan, his wife, the actress and model Paulina Porizkova, said in an Instagram post on Monday....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Trump orders two ex-White House aides not to testify at House hearing on Tuesday President Donald Trump has ordered two former White House aides not to testify at a House of Representatives committee hearing on Tuesday as the panel considers whether to recommend impeaching Trump....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Railing against corruption, Democratic White House hopeful Warren rallies thousands in New York Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday delivered a fierce denunciation of the corruption she argues has crippled the country's political and economic systems, speaking to a crowd whose enthusiasm and size testified to her campaign's growing strength....
03:51, 2019-09-17

Venezuela’s Maduro Trains Sights on Opposition’s Last Bastion: Congress President Maduro’s Socialist Party legislators are retaking their seats in Congress, threatening the power base of Juan Guaidó, the congressional leader who has also claimed the presidency....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Netflix to stream 'Seinfeld' starting in 2021 ​​​​​​​Netflix announced on Monday it will start streaming all 180 episodes of "Seinfeld" in 2021, gaining a hugely popular addition to its library as the battle for viewers heats up....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Ric Ocasek's cause of death revealed Ric Ocasek -- the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame singer whose popular new wave band, The Cars, helped define the sound of rock music in the late 1970s and '80s -- died from hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, according to the NYC medical examiner. ...
03:17, 2019-09-17

Andrew Yang set to meet with 'Saturday Night Live' cast member fired for previous racial remarks Tech entrepreneur and 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang revealed on Monday that he will be sitting down with comedian Shane Gillis, who was fired from "Saturday Night Live" Monday just days after he had been hired as a new cast member. ...
03:17, 2019-09-17

‘Will & Grace’ star Eric McCormack addresses ‘crazy’ rumors of alleged Debra Messing, Megan Mullally feud Rumors of an alleged feud between "Will & Grace" co-stars, Debra Messing and Megan Mullally, have been swirling for months -- and Eric McCormack is putting them to rest. ...
03:17, 2019-09-17

Attack on Saudi facilities risks dragging Yemen into ‘regional conflagration’: UN Envoy Attacks against oil facilities in Saudi Arabia over the weekend, claimed by rebel fighters in Yemen, are a sign that the war-torn country could be drawn into even greater conflict, the top United Nations official there told the Security Council on Monday....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Attack on Saudi Arabia's oil industry knocks out 5% of global daily production An attack on Saudi Arabia's oil industry knocked out more than 5% of global daily oil production. A processing facility and oil field were attacked in drone strikes. Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for the attacks, but Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pointed the finger at Iran....
03:17, 2019-09-17

How ETF investors can play the oil spike Tom Lydon, ETFTrends.com, and Todd Rosenbluth, CFRA, join 'Fast Money Halftime Report' to discuss the surge in energy stocks and how to play the oil move....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Expect oil prices to go even higher, says Again Capital's John Kilduff Amy Jaffe, Council on Foreign Relations, and John Kilduff, Again Capital, join "The Exchange" to discuss the price of oil soaring following attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Mercedes-Benz ups ante against Tesla Model S with all-electric Vision EQS concept car The Vision EQS sits alongside an already growing array of production models from Mercedes that underscore its determination to dethrone Tesla as king of the emerging battery-car market....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Fed will cut interest rates, but won't be as dovish as stock market wants it to be: Sit's Bryce Doty Bryce Doty, Sit Investment Management, and Andres Garcia-Amaya, Zoe Financial, join "The Exchange" to discuss what could be the Fed's next move, the continuing U.S.-China trade tension and the price of oil soaring after an attack on a Saudi oil facility....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Energy ETFs surge on Saudi oil attacks—here's how experts are playing the spike Tom Lydon, editor and proprietor at ETFTrends.com, and Todd Rosenbluth, director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA, talk trading the crude oil surge with CNBC's Bob Pisani....
03:17, 2019-09-17

ETF Edge, September 16, 2019 CNBC's Bob Pisani zeroes in on the latest trends in the exchange-traded fund space with Tom Lydon, editor and proprietor of ETFTrends.com, and Todd Rosenbluth, director of ETF and mutual fund research at CFRA. With special guest Luke Oliver, head of index investing for the Americas at DWS Group...
03:17, 2019-09-17

If US goes after Iranian infrastructure, oil prices will stay high: Equity pro CNBC's "Power Lunch" team discusses oil markets after attacks on Saudi Aramco facilities with Andy Lipow of Lipow Oil Associates and Mike Kelly of Seaport Global Securities....
03:17, 2019-09-17

What investors need to watch in oil markets, according to RBC's Croft Keith Bliss, Cuttone & Company senior vice president; Helima Croft, managing director of RBC Capital Markets; and Ayham Kamel of Eurasia Group join CNBC's "Closing Bell" team to break down the impact of of drone strikes on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and what it means for the industry and glob...
03:17, 2019-09-17

Trump will hit pause as geopolitical tensions rise: Fmr. NATO commander Admiral James Stavridis, former supreme allied commander at NATO, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" team to break down the impact of of drone strikes on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and what the next steps will be....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Oil stocks should keep rising and this is the easiest way to bet on it Energy stocks surged along with oil prices after half of Saudi Arabia's oil production was knocked out by drone attacks. History says an ETF that targets oil exploration and production stocks should keep rising....
03:17, 2019-09-17

President Trump: Looks like Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack President Trump speaks with the Crown Prince of Bahrain and gives comments on who he believes is responsible for the attack on a Saudi oil facility and says the U.S. does not want war, but is prepared for it....
03:17, 2019-09-17

President Trump: In no rush to respond to attacks President Trump speaks with the Crown Prince of Bahrain and gives comments on who he believes is responsible for the attack on a Saudi oil facility and U.S.-North Korean relations....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Excess oil reserves will make up for potential shortfalls: BNY's Levine Paul Cheng, analyst at Scotia Capital; Alicia Levine, chief strategist at BNY Mellon Investment Management; and Keith Bliss, managing partner and CEO of IQ Capital USA, join CNBC's "Closing Bell" to discuss how they would trade oil equities after an alleged attack from Iran on Saudi Arabia....
03:17, 2019-09-17

CNBC's full interview with Chevron CEO Wirth and his reaction to Saudi Arabia oil attack Michael Wirth, CEO of Chevron, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" with his reaction to the attack on Saudi Arabia oil and what that might mean for Aramco and global oil supply....
03:17, 2019-09-17

More than 2,000 foetal remains found at dead doctor's home More than 2,000 medically preserved foetal remains have been found at the home of a late Indiana abortion clinic doctor, leading to calls for a federal investigation....
03:17, 2019-09-17

Tyson Fury to see specialist due to doubts over Deontay Wilder rematch Tyson Fury maintained his unbeaten status by seeing off Otto Wallin, but suffered a huge gash close to his eye which has cast doubt over his future fights...
02:51, 2019-09-17

3 From JPMorgan Accused in Scheme to Game Precious Metals Market The government’s indictment said the scheme ran for eight years and generated millions of dollars in profits for the bank. JPMorgan declined to comment....
02:51, 2019-09-17

Ask Your Questions About Inequality in California Times reporters are taking a deeper look at the issues driving inequality in California, and we want to know what questions you have. Ask them and help decide what they'll dig into....
02:51, 2019-09-17

Oracle introduces free autonomous database and cloud services The free tier, available to anyone for an unlimited amount of time, is aimed at the next generation of developers and enterprises that have yet to make the move to the cloud....
02:51, 2019-09-17

Oracle announces Oracle Autonomous Linux Billed as the world's first autonomous operating system, Oracle Autonomous Linux provisions itself, scales itself, tunes itself and patches itself while running....
02:51, 2019-09-17

VHA under the spotlight as ACCC continues merger fight Week two of Vodafone and TPG's fight against the ACCC started with the commission trying to dismantle Vodafone's business case for the merger with TPG....
02:51, 2019-09-17

LG Display changes boss amid LCD and OLED market squeezes LG Display is expected to commence a tough restructuring on its money-losing Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) business and hopes to increase the profitability of its OLED display panels under new leadership....
02:51, 2019-09-17

Saudi oil attacks push prices up by highest amount since 1988 Price of Brent crude surges by more than $12 a barrel as 5% of world’s oil supply is wiped outThe Saudi oil attacks have triggered the steepest crude market price surge in 30 years and stoked fears for the global economy.The attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure led to the biggest jump in glo...
02:51, 2019-09-17

What You Should Do If Someone 'Steals' Your Baby Name You’ve had the perfect baby name picked out for years. For as long as you can remember, you vowed your baby girl would one day be named Molly Elizabeth. And damned if your best friend from high school—who KNOWS this—didn’t just announce that her brand new baby girl’s name is (shockingly!) Molly Eliz...
02:51, 2019-09-17

What Can I Say That's Actually Helpful in Times of Grief? Grief is awful, but it can also be awkward. If someone you know is grieving, it can be hard to know what to say—or perhaps more importantly, what not to say—to them. Of course, your intentions are good and you want to make things better, not worse. Here’s what you need to know....
02:51, 2019-09-17

The Right Way to Argue With an Asshole The best way to win an argument with an asshole is to ignore them completely. But that’s not always possible. Sometimes you need to convince someone to stop arguing and physically move away, or you need to de-escalate an argument with someone you need to co-exist with. Sometimes you need to quash a ...
02:51, 2019-09-17

What can I use as a tomato paste substitute? Almost no one remembers to buy tomato paste. It’s one of those pantry items that you take for granted, assuming that there will always be a few cans hidden somewhere in the deepest recesses of your cabinetry. You think you have tomato paste, but then, right when you need it, you discover that it’s g...
02:51, 2019-09-17

When It's OK to Leave a Bad Tip While customs vary around the globe, in the United States, tipping is the norm. We know this. We accept this. And we’ve watched tipping rates creep up over time. Once considered generous, 15% is now considered the bare minimum, while tips of 20% or 25% are becoming standard....
02:51, 2019-09-17

These Battery Saving Tricks Don't Work There are some bad battery hacks out there. A lot of them are holdovers from old advice that has been around since the dawn of the smartphone—advice that’s no longer relevant. In the video above, I bust the three most common battery myths that just won’t go away....
02:51, 2019-09-17

How Do You Deal With Long Hours at Work? Most jobs require occasional overtime or after-hours work, but in some jobs and/or careers, long hours are the norm rather than the exception. If you’re working a job that regularly asks you to work beyond what you would consider a standard workday, how do you handle the workload—not to mention the ...
02:51, 2019-09-17

You Can Buy Bags of the Good Ice at Sonic A crucial part of hosting a large get-together is providing enough ice. Tepid beverages are no fun, and parties should be fun. The most fun ice, of course, is crunchy, chewable pellet ice, also known as “nugget ice” and “the good ice.” This ice can be found in soft drinks at Sonic, and—in most locat...
02:51, 2019-09-17

This Mueller Won't Preserve Democracy, But It Will Preserve Meat Mueller didn’t save us from naked abuses of power and creeping fascism, but this Mueller vacuum sealer can at least save your food. Clip the $10 coupon to get it for $40, and you’ll find that it pays for itself in only a matter of months as meats, vegetables, and even cookies last for weeks and mont...
02:51, 2019-09-17

Every 2020 Democrat's Plan to Fix the Housing Crisis Over the weekend, Bernie Sanders teased a $2.5 trillion housing plan, which, among other things, promises to establish a national rent control standard and make significant investments in affordable housing. Like Sanders, several other Democratic candidates have released proposals to tackle housing ...
02:51, 2019-09-17

Identify Ads Masquerading as Real Headlines With This Chrome Extension Anyone who has spent enough time on the internet knows not to believe everything you read. But scroll through Google search results and you’ll find yourself confronted with ads masquerading as news articles or other official content. These results are usually tagged with an “Ad” icon that most user...
02:51, 2019-09-17

Don't Ask Kids 'Why' When They're Upset Your kid has been muttering under his breath for the past five minutes as he works through his math homework; finally, he slams his pencil down in obvious frustration. “Why are you getting so frustrated?” you might ask. Or your preschooler comes rushing down the stairs to you, tears running down her...
02:51, 2019-09-17

When to Quote Tweet a Jerk Twitter is for yelling. I go on Twitter to yell, be yelled at, and to read slightly different takes and jokes about whatever we’re collectively yelling about that day. It’s not relaxing, but it is cathartic at times. In terms of Twitter-catharsis, nothing feels quite as good as the judiciously execu...
02:51, 2019-09-17

Prevent SIM-Swapping Hackers From Stealing Your Phone Number—and the Rest of Your Identity You know what’s worse than having your password stolen? Having your phone number stolen. SIM-swapping, a type of identity theft, is a means for scammers to get access to your phone number and all of the personal accounts secured through it....
02:51, 2019-09-17

This App Resurrects Clippy on MacOS Long before we were talking to AI assistants on smart devices, we had Clippy—the cheery, animated paperclip mascot of Microsoft Office, who’s definitely-not-at-all-annoying tips and contextual actions “helped” users navigate Word, Excel, and the rest of the Office suite....
02:51, 2019-09-17

See How AI Stereotypes You Computers think they know who you are. Artificial intelligence algorithms can recognize objects from images, even faces. But we rarely get a peek under the hood of facial recognition algorithms. Now, with ImageNet Roulette, we can watch an AI jump to conclusions. Some of its guesses are funny, other...
02:51, 2019-09-17

The McLaren GT's Suspension Predicts The Future To Give You A Glossy Smooth Ride The 2020 McLaren GT is a showcase of impressive automotive technology, one of the most immediately-appreciable of which is its “proactive” suspension setup that effectively predicts road conditions. In the 720S, this tech is used to maximize grip. Here, it’s dialed-in for comfort....
02:51, 2019-09-17

Get Ready For Christmas With Target's 15 Days of Socks Advent Calendars Merry (way-too-early) Christmas, folks! It’s me, your resident novelty Advent calendar enthusiast. I’ve already hooked you up with a few deals on Funko and LEGO calendars, and now, I’m here to tell you Target has released some calendars as well. Show your holiday spirit with Target’s 15 Days of Sock...
02:51, 2019-09-17

Comment Of The Day: Mass Tragedy Edition The year is 2093. All gasoline motorcycles have been replaced by electric. What was once the savior of the two-wheeled rider has been rendered obsolete, and along with it, our safety. We no longer have the healing salve of the doppler effect to alert other motorists to our presence, all motorcyclist...
02:51, 2019-09-17

Nile dam project: Talks stall between Egypt and Ethiopia Egypt has accused Ethiopia of being "unfair" in talks over a massive dam project. The impasse has occurred due to technical aspects related to the filling and operating of the multi-billion dollar project....
02:51, 2019-09-17

IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi calls on fighters to free detained jihadis and families Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is purported to have issued his first message since April. He called on fighters to free tens of thousands of jihadis and family members from prison and detention camps....
02:51, 2019-09-17

WSJ: Amazon changed search results to boost profits despite internal dissent Enlarge / Amazon boxes. (credit: Getty Images | Julie Clopper) Amazon changed its search algorithm in ways that boost its own products despite concerns raised by employees who opposed the move, The Wall Street Journal reported today. The change was made late last year and was "contested internally...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Password-exposing bug purged from LastPass extensions Still image from the long-running but currently defunct gameshow Password. (credit: ABC Photo Archives / Getty Images) Developers of the LastPass password manager have patched a vulnerability that made it possible for websites to steal credentials for the last account the user logged into using th...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Missiles and drones that hit Saudi oil fields: Made in Iran, but fired by whom? Enlarge / Smoke billows from Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants in Abqaiq and Khurais, Saudi Arabia, after attacks on September 14—attacks that used drones and possibly cruise missiles built in Iran. (credit: Orbital Horizon/Copernicus Sentinel Data 2019/Gallo Images via Getty Images) The US gov...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Watch the dinosaurs take America in this new Jurassic World short film Honestly, some of the best parts of “Battle At Big Rock,” the new short film that continues the story of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, come during the closing credits. The promise of dinosaurs swarming the face of the developed world is finally starting to arrive, and it holds the potential for so...
02:17, 2019-09-17

1619 celebrates Black music while unpacking its history of being appropriated The 1619 Project from The New York Times launched in August, a major initiative covering the legacy of slavery in the United States that includes a powerful series of essays, reported work, and poetry on race, slavery, and the ongoing ripple effects 400 years after the arrival of African slaves in V...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Watching pencils get made is an unsettingly humbling experience One of the few things that makes humanity worthwhile is our dedication as a species to making stuff. We create incredible buildings and beautiful music, sculptures and sophisticated technological products. We also make lots of more disposable, less lauded items that often require an equal amount of ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

An Office alum can’t sharpen the office satire of Corporate Animals—but the cannibalism helps The problem with so many movies that try to portray the drudgery and frustrations of office life is the pervasive feeling (however inaccurate it may be) that the filmmakers may not have ever experienced that drudgery firsthand. This can be true even of filmmakers who have ears and eyes for the munda...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Seinfeld is going to Netflix Netflix has taken a side in the stubbornly persistent “Seinfeld or Friends?” debate: According to the Los Angeles Times, all 180 episodes of the sitcom will come to the streaming service in 2021. For those scoring the streaming wars at home, that’s one year after its one-time Must See TV companion—a...
02:17, 2019-09-17

World’s coolest family recreates iconic album covers for family photos Sure, maybe your family tried to get cute with the annual Christmas card picture, putting a Santa hat on the dog or some such whimsy. Sorry, but that doesn’t hold a candle to the Robinson family. Photographer Mike Levad posted on Bored Panda, “Over the last six years I have been part of an amazing f...
02:17, 2019-09-17

The Legion Of Superheroes arrives in this Superman #15 exclusive DC Comics’ revival of the Legion of Superheroes kicked off last month with the first appearance of the new Legion in Superman #14, sending the future heroes back in time to witness the creation of the United Planets at the core of their 31st Century superhero team. That idea comes courtesy of Jonath...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Weekend Box Office: Hustlers scores a big opening weekend as impressive as Ramona's fur coat Today’s major box office news isn’t brought to you by the weekend’s No. 1 earner (which is It Chapter Two, by the way). This weekend’s biggest winners are Jennifer Lopez, Constance Wu, and the rhythmic, only mildly criminal ladies of STXfilms’ Hustlers, which secured a very strong second-place openi...
02:17, 2019-09-17

The apocalypse goes to high school in the teaser for new Netflix series Daybreak Sure, to many teens, high school can include many events that seem like the end of the world—like gym class, pep rallies, and turnabout dances—but in the upcoming Netflix series Daybreak, Armageddon is also on the class schedule. As Netflix describes it, “In this post-apocalyptic, genre-bending seri...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Let's check out this year's Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards contenders Even at their most stoic, at any given moment there’s roughly a 60% percent chance that animals are mere seconds away from doing something absolutely ridiculous looking. It is part of why we love them; it is definitely why we mock them. And it’s that time of year again, when we all get together to d...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Vampironica Returns For Another Bite of Her Own Comic Adventures Archie Horror’s literal re-vamp of Riverdale’s highest-class high schooler Veronica Lodge has already given us plenty to sink our teeth into—whether it’s in her debut miniseries or her ongoing crossover with Jughead: The Hunger. But it’s once again time for Ronnie to spread her bat wings and fly sol...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Listen to Alex Trebek, pronunciation fan, say "genre" over and over Television mainstay and badass cancer survivor Alex Trebek is a legend when it comes to game shows. Jeopardy is, and always will be, the epitome of that genre dof TV, and Trebek will always be the face of it in people’s minds. Obviously, being host since the ’80s makes it second nature, which includ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Beehives, farewells, and a Wu-Tang surprise made up the best of Riot Fest 2019 The 15th anniversary of Riot Fest had all the hallmarks of the “most intimate, large music festival,” including farewell stops, notable reunions, chanting crowds, and dancing in mud pits (though the Riot Fest pig seemed to have sat this year out). Nostalgia is also at the very essence of Riot Fest, ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Shane Gillis has been fired from SNL After a weekend of questions about why Saturday Night Live is so bad at doing research on its new hires, the sketch comedy institution has decided to just go ahead and do the thing it should’ve done five days ago by cutting new cast member Shane Gillis. For those who somehow missed it, Gillis was on...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Jane Lynch and Cyndi Lauper teaming up for some kind of modern Golden Girls on Netflix Last night, after winning a Creative Arts Emmy for her guest appearance on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Jane Lynch revealed that she recently sold a pitch to Netflix that she’s billing as “kind of a Golden Girls for today.” Lynch wouldn’t say much else, but she also teased that she’s developing it wit...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Kelly Marie Tran, Patti LuPone, and Colin Morgan star in the mystery-thriller podcast Passenger List Atlantic Flight 702 disappeared mid-flight between London and New York. The official account of events pegs the crash on a wayward flock of geese, yet there is no evidence of a crashed plane, nor the whereabouts of its 256 ill-fated passengers. Radiotopia’s newest fiction podcast Passenger List unra...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Mark Ruffalo wants British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to stop using the Hulk to push Brexit It’s pretty cool that superhero stuff has become totally mainstream, but sometimes it seems like the general cultural acceptance of The Justice League and The Avengers might actually be a bad thing. Case in point, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has recently been comparing his pro-Brexit agenda...
02:17, 2019-09-17

The MCU Films That You Should Own In 4K, Ranked Tomorrow is Spider-Man: Far From Home’s initial digital home release, marking the first time you can own all 23 films in the Infinity Saga, most of them in glorious 4K HDR. But which ones really deserve to be in your collection? As a self-designated expert on the subject, I’m here to rank them all....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Paul Rudd meets Paul Rudd in the Paul Rudd-filled trailer for Paul Rudd's Living With Yourself We got our first glimpse of Netflix’s Living With Yourself last month, with the streaming service releasing some images of Paul Rudd meeting a better version of himself that is supposed to solve all of his problems in life, but still images aren’t the same thing as actually seeing two Paul Rudds do ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

How A High School Smash Bros. Joke Became A World-Famous Saying In 2014, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, beloved among the Super Smash Bros. competitive community, formally blessed the group before that year’s EVO fighting game tournament. It was the first year that Nintendo had officially sponsored the event. “Today, you’re all showing your abil...
02:17, 2019-09-17

In Comeback, Macron Steers Straight for Fresh Clash With Streets French President Emmanuel Macron, having abandoned his top-down governing style and seeing his popularity rise, proposes overhauling the country’s pension system, long regarded as a third-rail of French politics....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Spain Frees Ex-Venezuela Spy Chief Wanted by U.S. on Drug Charges Spain’s National Court ordered Venezuela’s former top spy released from jail, rejecting a U.S. extradition request seeking the former official on longstanding charges that he had conspired to flood the U.S. with cocaine....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Sahuarita man arrested after search warrant leads to seizure of child porn SAHUARITA, Ariz. – A 52-year-old Sahuarita resident was taken into custody for multiple charges of sexual exploitation of a minor after Sahuarita Police Department served a search warrant at a residence Monday. According to SPD, several electronic devices with downloaded images of sexually exp...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Walmart car seat trade-in event happening this month TUCSON – Customers can trade in the car seat their child has outgrown for a $30 Walmart giftcard. The store partnered with recycling business, Terracycle, to help keep the car seats out of landfills. There is a two car seat trade-in limit per household. The event ends on Monday, September 30. ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Truck hits power line on northwest side Pima County Sheriff’s Department TUCSON – A roadway has closed after a truck struck a power line Monday afternoon on the northwest side. According to Pima County Sheriff’s Department, the incident occurred near Magee and Thornydale roads, closing both east and westbound lanes. PCS...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Assistant U.S. Education Secretary visits Tucson’s University High School TUCSON- Assistant U.S. Secretary of Education Scott Stump visited University High School in Tucson Monday morning as part as the department’s 2019 national Back to School tour. University High School was ranked in the top 40 high schools nationally and during the tour, Stump was able to see ad...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Purdue University Welcomes Robots on Campus Students from Purdue are still trying to find their way around campus and now they are not alone. Purdue will introduce about 30 new 2 feet tall delivery robots navigating their way around campus, as well delivering items to students and staff. To use the robots all you need to do is download the ap...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Trainers across the world celebrate after Ash Ketchum finally becomes a Pokemon Master TUCSON – After 22 years of traveling across the land and searching far and wide, the Pokemon trainer Ash Ketchum finally understands the power that’s inside – the forever 10-year-old is now a Pokemon Master. Since he befriended his first Pokemon, Pikachu, the main prognostic of the...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Khalil Tate Factor: Aftermath of UA’s win over Texas Tech TUCSON – The Arizona football players are enjoying a less-hectic Monday – at least football-wise – as the Cats continue to enjoy a bye week after their big, 28-14 victory over Texas Tech. Here’s more with the Wildcats in an aftermath story looking forward to conference play b...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Kaepernick featured ad campaign wins Nike first ‘outstanding commercial’ Emmy in 17 years LOS ANGELES (CNBC) – One year after the Nike “Dream Crazy” campaign featuring former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sparked controversy, the shoemaker’s ad was named “outstanding commercial” at Sunday’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards. It’s the first time Nike has taken home the aw...
02:17, 2019-09-17

As Congo’s Ebola Outbreak Drags On, Untracked Cases Sow Confusion On tour in Africa, American officials said the U.S. would keep providing aid. But Congo’s response has been uneven, and the former health minister has been jailed....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Stradivarius, Magical, Logician winners in big weekend of international horse racing Top-shelf international racing around the world previewed the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe card, the Breeders' Cup and potential stars for years to come....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Lawyer: Antonio Brown denies new sexual misconduct allegation The lawyer of New England Patriots star Antonio Brown said the wide receiver denies a new accusation of sexual misconduct with an unnamed female artist....
02:17, 2019-09-17

PSG vs Real Madrid: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, team news, tickets - Champions League 2019-20 preview For the first time since 2015, Real Madrid kick off their Champions League campaign knowing they are no longer holders of Europe's most-coveted prize....
02:17, 2019-09-17

How will Liverpool line up vs Napoli? Jurgen Klopp must make Champions League changes Andy Robertson will need to pass a late fitness test if he is to feature for Liverpool when they begin their Champions League group-stage campaign at Napoli....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Man Utd coach Mark Dempsey closing in on return to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's team Ole Gunnar Solskjaer plans to welcome Mark Dempsey back into the fold at Manchester United after the coach was rushed to hospital during the summer tour of Australia and Asia....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Dortmund vs Barcelona: Lionel Messi 'feeling better', but Ernesto Valverde will make late team news call Ernesto Valverde says Lionel Messi is feeling a lot better after injury, but the Barcelona boss will wait until tomorrow to decide whether the Argentine starts against Borussia Dortmund in the teams' Champions League clash at the Signal Iduna Park....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Red Bull Salzburg v Genk: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, tickets, h2h - Champions League 2019-20 preview Red Bull Salzburg and Genk open their Champions League group accounts in Austria on Tuesday night in what could already prove to be a pivotal Group E affair....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Atletico Madrid vs Juventus: Prediction, live stream, TV, team news, tickets, Champions League 2019-20 preview Two of Europe's heavyweights go head-to-head in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Luis Suarez's Champions League away-day goal drought does not worry Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde says he is not worried by the fact that Luis Suarez has failed to score away from home in the Champions League since 2015....
02:17, 2019-09-17

West Ham key talking points: Mike Dean unpopular among Hammers fans as Noble and Fabianski earn spirited draw West Ham missed out on the chance to go third with a goaless draw at Aston Villa, but they are now unbeaten in four and a point away from home keeps up their good start to the season....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Trent Alexander-Arnold warns Liverpool to respect Napoli's 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne Trent Alexander-Arnold has highlighted the threat posed by the 'underrated' Lorenzo Insigne as he prepares to do battle with the Napoli forward once again....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Liverpool looked lost vs Napoli last year... now Jurgen Klopp wants a statement vs the 'cheeky b******s' Not even the relentlessly upbeat Jurgen Klopp would have dared tout Liverpool as potential winners of last season's Champions League after their previous visit to Naples....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Ajax vs Lille: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, h2h, tickets - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Ajax, the surprise package of last season's Champions League campaign, are back in action on Tuesday to kick off their group-stage campaign against Lille....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Elon Musk says ‘pedo guy’ insult not defamation, cave diver ‘seemed like a creepy old man’ Elon Musk claimed on Monday that when he called a British diver “pedo guy” in a tweet last year he didn’t actually intend to brand the man as a pedophile — since he believed the phrase meant something else. The Tesla CEO made the claim in a court filing that asked a federal judge in......
02:17, 2019-09-17

FCC backs Nexstar’s $4.1B deal for Tribune Media stations The Federal Communications Commission OK’d Nexstar’s $4.1 billion takeover of Tribune Media Monday — paving the way for the Texas-based Nexstar to become the largest broadcast company in the US with 144 stations in 115 markets. The FCC’s commissioners voted 3-to-2 in favor of the deal, which also in...
02:17, 2019-09-17

‘Game of Thrones’ nabs 10 early Emmys, Beyoncé gets snubbed “Game of Thrones” traditionally wins the bulk of its Emmy awards at the Creative Arts ceremonies — held the weekend before the live telecast — and 2019 is no different. Hollywood’s love affair with even the show’s weakest season will drive fans insane. The Academy of Television Arts & Sc...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Jenny Slate lands first Netflix comedy special: ‘Stage Fright’ Jenny Slate is bracing herself for Netflix. The comedian and actress announced her first special Monday: “Jenny Slate: Stage Fright” is set to premiere on the streaming service Oct. 22. The project is described as part stand-up and part documentary about her childhood in Milton, Mass., with co...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Beyoncé has a surprise TV special airing Monday on ABC Beyoncé is showing fans how it’s done. A surprise behind-the-scenes look at how the superstar’s “The Lion King: The Gift” soundtrack came together will air Monday night on ABC. The network announced the special Sunday in a 30-second teaser, which featured cuts from the recent...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Toronto 2019 review: Ed Norton’s magnetic in ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ It’s been 20 years since Jonathan Lethem published his award-winning noir novel “Motherless Brooklyn.” Edward Norton has been trying to make it into a movie for almost as long. It’s finally arrived — now recast from a modern-day setting into the 1950s and with a largely diffe...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Dan Aykroyd confirms return to ‘Ghostbusters’ in 2020 sequel Dan Aykroyd will be back to battle slime-slinging spirits in “Ghostbusters 3” next summer. The “Saturday Night Live” alum confirmed his return to the role of Dr. Raymond Stantz three months after Sigourney Weaver teased the news that she, Aykroyd and co-star Bill Murray would reprise their parts. “I...
02:17, 2019-09-17

‘Greenleaf’ stars dish on scandals, secrets and spirituality OWN’s popular primetime drama series “Greenleaf” is back for another round of scandals and secrets enveloping the family-owned Harmony & Hope megachurch in Memphis, Tenn. The Tuesday night series, from creator Craig Wright (“Lost,” “Brothers and Sisters”), stars Lynn Whitfield as matriarch Lady Mae ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

5 ways Ric Ocasek changed the pop-rock music world Ric Ocasek was the perfect rock star for outcasts, misfits and geeks. Ocasek died of heart disease this past weekend, at age 75. His longtime partner Paulina Porizkova discovered he had died in his Gramercy Park townhouse while bringing him his morning coffee. As the leader of hit-making group the ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Peace Is a Lifestyle: Erica Ford’s Peace Mobile Is Healing a Community Affected by Gun Violence, One Ride at a Time Like fellow Queens, N.Y., native, L.L. Cool J, Erica Ford has been here for years. She’s been in these streets. Always a standout, with gray tresses since she was in her 20s, Ford has long been at the intersection of hip-hop and activism. At turns playful and stern, like a drill sergeant, sis is ser...
02:17, 2019-09-17

When Will America Save Black Mothers From Dying? Never, Without Us “I have taken trauma and turned it into triumph,” says Brittany “Tru” Kellman, founder of Jamaa Birth Village in Ferguson, Mo. At the age of 13, Kellman found herself in an unfamiliar city, running away from a violent home, and pregnant. At 37 weeks into her pregnancy, a physician decided to induce ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Candace Owens Defends MAGA in a Room Full of Black People and It Ends Exactly How You Expect It Would The slogan “Make America Great Again” infamously became popularized in 2016 as a rallying cry for conservatives, white supremacists, and other sycophants and deplorables before eventually propelling Donald John Trump—a woefully underqualified xenophobe accused of everything from collusion to fraud t...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Ilhan Omar Responds to 9/11 Victim Who Questioned Her Patriotism Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar once again clarified her remarks about 9/11 on Sunday, days after a family member of a 9/11 victim alluded to the Muslim congresswoman at a remembrance ceremony....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Michigan Cop Found With KKK Application in His Home Fired Nearly a month after a framed KKK application was found in his home, the Muskegon Police Department has fired veteran police officer Charles Anderson. The cop had been placed on administrative leave after a black homebuyer came across the KKK memorabilia and other racist insignia in Anderson’s home,...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Second Woman Accuses NFL Star Antonio Brown of Sexual Misconduct A week after being accused of sexual assault and rape in a civil lawsuit, NFL star Antonio Brown has been accused of sexual misconduct by a second woman....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Memoir of NYFW: The Best Moments of NYFW Were the Blackest—but Unfortunately, Our Invites Got Lost in the Mail As the most recent New York Fashion Week wound down last week, several members of our team here at The Root found ourselves at perhaps the hottest party of the week. In fact, it was figuratively and literally the hottest, as legendary burlesque venue The Box was surprisingly short on air conditionin...
02:17, 2019-09-17

What's Your Favorite Travel Rewards Credit Card? Our readers have weighed in on their favorite hotel and airline-branded credit cards over the past few weeks, but what about for travelers who aren’t loyal to a particular company? For those hotel and airline free agents (and I count myself among them), a travel rewards card that lets you use your p...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Why The Pittsburgh Steelers Should Sign Colin Kaepernick It was revealed late this morning that sentient house arrest anklet stuffed into an empty Iron City bottle Ben Roethlisberger needs surgery on his mysteriously injured elbow and will miss the rest of the NFL season. The Pittsburgh Steelers are dumpster juice this year—which is what tends to happen w...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Aunties Don’t Sleep, Black Girls Are Not Magic and Other Things I Learned During CBC Week I’ve known about the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference for years, but I have never attended because a very close friend of mine went one year and came back infected with a disease from which she still suffers to this day. I know it makes no sense, but even after p...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Trump: Enough About My Corruption Investigation, Let's Talk About Obama's Netflix Deal The Obamas’ deal with Netflix—a lucrative bag secured last year—trended on Twitter Monday morning after Donald Trump used it to shield himself from accusations he was using the presidency to enrich himself....
02:17, 2019-09-17

Colin Kapernick Nabs Emmy For Controversial Nike Ad Nike took a major gamble aligning its brand with exiled quarterback Colin Kapernick, and on Sunday, their risk yielded what most would’ve never expected: an Emmy....
02:17, 2019-09-17

'I Am What I Am': In Concert and Conversation, Audra McDonald Pulls Back the Curtain on a Brilliant Career When you get an opportunity to see Audra McDonald perform, you take it. The record-breaking six-time Tony Award winner, Grammy and Emmy winner and 2015 National Medal of Arts recipient has conquered both stage and screen with her acting and singing and is lauded across the globe as one of the bright...
02:17, 2019-09-17

London Calling: Naomi Campbell Struts Into London Fashion Week With Fashion For Relief Most of the fashion world (read: this writer) is still recovering from New York Fashion Week, but the die-hards among us subsequently made their way across the pond to see what the British are serving for Spring-Summer 2020, as London Fashion Week kicked off last Friday....
02:17, 2019-09-17

The Avana Beckridge Water Bottle Gives You Two Ways to Drink I own a surprising amount of water bottles that I have either purchased on my own or that have been gifted to me. They all seem to do pretty much the same thing (uh, hold water), and I never really had a preference for one over the other aside from color or design. But that changed when I started us...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Huge 1,400-Year-Old Pictish Burial Ground Found in Scotland In Scotland, one of the largest Pictish cemeteries ever found has been uncovered by archaeologists. It is believed to be at least 1400 years old.  ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Deformed Medieval Man Found Broken By the Wheel of Torture Archaeologists in Milan have uncovered the shattered remains of a young man believed to have been broken on a wheel of torture. ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Tin Ingots Reveal Long-Distance Sea Trade Flourished in the Bronze Age Researchers have made an astonishing discovery that is transforming our understanding of the Bronze Age. They have established that ancient tin ingots found in Israel actually came from what is now modern-day Britain.  ...
02:17, 2019-09-17

US stocks close lower as spike in crude oil rattles market Airlines, cruise lines and other companies in fuel-dependent industries helped pull U.S. stocks broadly lower Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabia’s biggest oil processing facility sent crude prices soaring...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Noise but no breakthrough as Johnson, Juncker talk Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have agreed to ramp up talks on securing an elusive Brexit deal, but the two sides gave starkly different assessments of how far apart they are...
02:17, 2019-09-17

Split emerges in Venezuela opposition over talks with gov’t A group of minority opposition parties is entering negotiations with President Nicolas Maduro’s government without the consent of the U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó...
02:17, 2019-09-17

China and US clash over ‘belt and road’ in Afghan resolution China and Russia are clashing with the U.S. and other Security Council members over China’s insistence on including a reference to Beijing’s $1 trillion “belt and road” global building program in a resolution on the U.N. political mission in Afghanistan...
02:17, 2019-09-17

New species of giant salamander is the world's largest amphibian The South China giant salamander, one of two new species of giant salamander, may grow to be almost 2 metres long - making it the worlds largest amphibian...
01:51, 2019-09-17

With New Mexico rally, Trump seeks to flip state won by Clinton in 2016 President Donald Trump will hold one of his signature rallies on Monday night in New Mexico, a longtime Democratic stronghold his campaign has added to the list of states it hopes to win in the November 2020 election....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Robert Mugabe's family settle row over his final resting place Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe will be buried in the country's National Heroes Acre monument as a row over his final resting place is settled....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Congo's former health minister detained over alleged mismanagement of $4.3 million in Ebola funds Former Democratic Republic of Congo health minister Oly Ilunga has been detained over allegations of mismanaging public funds worth $4.3 million that were allocated to fighting the Ebola outbreak in the country, one of his lawyers told CNN on Monday....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Understanding the Conflicts Leading to Saudi Attacks: QuickTake Before Yemen’s civil war began in 2014, the country had no tradition of sectarianism between its Shiite and Sunni Muslim communities. With outside powers having chosen sides along those lines, the conflict now pits the Middle East’s biggest rivals, Sunni-majority Saudi Arabia and Shiite-dominated Ir...
01:51, 2019-09-17

Attacks on Saudi oil could cause U.S. gas prices to rise by 10 to 25 cents a gallon, experts say Global oil prices have surged since drone strikes pierced Saudi Arabia’s oil industry, forcing the kingdom to cut production in half. But what this means at the pump largely depends on how quickly output returns to normal....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Ozone on track to heal completely in our lifetime, UN environment agency declares on World Day. At the current momentum, scientists predict the planet’s protective shield of gas - or ozone layer as we know it - will be completely healed as far as some regions of the planet are concerned, by the 2030’s, the UN’s environmental agency (UNEP) revealed on Monday....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Monday’s Daily Brief: Ozone layer heals, 'regional conflagration' risk rises over oilfield attacks, South Sudan update, Myanmar genocide threat remains A recap of Monday’s top stories: The ozone layer is on track to repair; Instability rises over oilfield attacks in Saudi Arabia; General Assembly chief Espinosa bows out; Disaster and conflict displace thousands in Asia Pacific; Sexual violence unpunished in South Sudan; Genocide threat remains for ...
01:51, 2019-09-17

Jeffrey Epstein accusers cannot recoup damages over lenient plea deal: U.S. judge A group of women who said Jeffrey Epstein sexually abused them are not entitled to money damages from the United States even though federal prosecutors kept them in the dark about the financier's lenient non-prosecution agreement more than a decade ago, a Florida judge ruled on Monday....
01:51, 2019-09-17

U.S. House panel launches investigation of transportation chief Chao A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Monday demanded documents from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao as part of a new investigation into whether she has used her office to benefit a shipping company owned by her family....
01:51, 2019-09-17

U.S. CDC activates emergency operations center for vaping-related illnesses The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Monday it has activated its emergency operations center to coordinate the investigation into hundreds of cases of severe lung illnesses linked to e-cigarette use....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Explainer: U.S. enacts sweeping new asylum bar following Supreme Court decision The U.S. Supreme Court last week allowed a Trump administration rule to temporarily take effect that will radically reduce the number of migrants eligible to seek U.S. asylum. Judges and asylum officers are now being directed to implement it....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Detroit mayor wants to wipe out residential blight with bonds Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan unveiled a plan on Monday to sell up to $250 million of bonds to tackle the city's remaining blighted and abandoned houses over the next five years....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Senior U.S. Democrat focused on Trump impeachment, not Kavanaugh The chairman of the U.S. congressional committee responsible for launching any impeachment efforts said on Monday he is focused on investigating President Donald Trump, signaling that calls by some fellow Democrats for impeaching Trump's Supreme Court appointee Brett Kavanaugh would have to take a b...
01:51, 2019-09-17

U.S. farmers receive $4.07 billion of latest government trade aid The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has paid $4.07 billion of its latest round of compensation for farmers suffering from the trade war with China as of Monday, Communications Director Michawn Rich said in an email to Reuters....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Electric pickup, batteries included in GM's $7 billion pledge An all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system will be part of the $7 billion that General Motors Co has pledged to invest in the United States as parts of contract talks with the United Auto Workers....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Cars front man Ric Ocasek died while recovering from surgery - family Cars front man Ric Ocasek died peacefully over the weekend while recovering from surgery at his family's home in Manhattan, his wife, the actress and model Paulina Porizkova, said in an Instagram post on Monday....
01:51, 2019-09-17

California governor acts to stem 'epidemic' of youth vaping California's governor on Monday ordered a public awareness campaign on health risks from vaping, part of a multi-pronged effort to combat what he called a "youth epidemic," but said he lacked authority to impose a ban on flavored e-cigarettes....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Autocar confidential: Ferrari's extra-special speedster, Citroen calls for motoring freedom and more Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's gathering of gossip from the meeting rooms of motoring, we hear why Nissan didn't reinvent the Juke, how Mercedes' two very different EVs are very similar underneath, and more.  Marc...
01:51, 2019-09-17

McLaren GT 2019 review Woking’s most user-friendly car to date is still a McLaren first and foremost, and a GT more in name than behaviour McLaren says this is a new kind of grand tourer. A lighter, more dynamic, more, er, McLaren-y kind of grand tourer. It exists because the 570GT didn’t quite hit all its marks. It wa...
01:51, 2019-09-17

Central America suffers massive power outage Honduras has been the worst affected with Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala also partly without electricity. The blackout was caused by a failure in the connection network....
01:51, 2019-09-17

Ric Ocasek's family says The Cars frontman died 'peacefully' in his sleep Ric Ocasek's family has issued a statement about The Cars frontman's death. Paula Porizkova, the rocker's estranged wife, posted to Instagram Monday.        ...
01:51, 2019-09-17

Morgan Spurlock revisits world of fast food In "Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!" filmmaker Morgan Spurlock explores fast food from the corporate side by opening his own restaurant and reveals his conclusion. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

UAW workers say they just want 'a fair contract' United Auto Workers say they just want 'a fair contract' as talks are expected to resume Monday morning with General Motors. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Texas girl, 10, dies after contracting a 'brain-eating' amoeba from swimming in a river Lily Avant, 10, was hospitalized after she contracted a rare 'brain-eating' amoeba while swimming in a Texas river, her family says.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

No visible breakthrough in Brexit talks British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker held their first face-to-face talks Monday, without any visible signs of a breakthrough on an elusive Brexit deal. (Sept. 17)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

One killed, eight hospitalized after Maine propane explosion A propane explosion leveled a new building Monday morning in Farmington, Maine. The blast killed one firefighter and sent eight others to hospitals.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Jessica Hecht searches for the perfect red carpet look Jessica Hecht, the "Special" actress and Emmy nominee, takes us inside her search for the perfect dress to wear to the creative arts Emmys. The telecast will air on FX Sept. 21, the day before the Primetime awards are handed out live on TV. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Community offers help to opioid addicts Elk Grove Village, a community of 32,000 outside Chicago has launched a program in which addicted people can ask police officers and other municipal workers for help without fear of arrest, even if they have illegal drugs or paraphernalia. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

'A war zone': Propane explosion kills firefighter, injures 8 others, levels building in Maine A firefighter was killed and eight others were injured when a powerful propane explosion destroyed a new building Monday in Farmington, Maine.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

A man survived cancer twice, then he won a $4.6 million lottery jackpot Stu MacDonald, a resident of Bend, Oregon, buys his Oregon's Game Megabucks ticket every week. This week, he won the jackpot, worth $4.6 million.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Galveston protesters demand horseback arrest video Hundreds of protesters gathered in Galveston, Texas on Sunday evening to demand that the police department release body camera video of the controversial August arrest of a black man by two white officers on horseback. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Implosion brings down Dallas bank building Aerial video captured clouds of smoke and dust as a Republic/National Bank facility was imploded in Dallas Sunday morning. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy. Here's what it means Purdue Pharma is framing its bankruptcy filing as an opportunity to cut red tape and provide billions in settlement cash to curb the opioid crisis.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Trump gives Medal of Freedom to Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom to baseball Hall-of-Famer Mariano Rivera. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

UAW says GM’s offer came too late to avoid strike The United Auto Workers’ top negotiator said in a letter to General Motors that a strike could have been averted had the company made its latest offer sooner (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Brad Pitt video chats with astronaut on ISS Brad Pitt, star of the new space movie "Ad Astra," had a burning question for a real-life astronaut. "Who was more believable? Clooney or Pitt?" (September 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

NY moves to enact statewide flavored e-cig ban New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid growing health concerns connected to vaping, especially among young people. Retailers say they were caught off guard by the announcement. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

'A serial killer off the streets': Florida man charged in woman's death linked to slayings of three others A man arrested in the 2016 death of a woman in Palm Beach has also been genetically linked to the slayings of three women in Daytona Beach.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

One killed, several injured in Maine propane blast A propane explosion that leveled a newly constructed building after fire crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas morning, left a firefighter dead and several injured in Maine Monday. (September 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Trump says Iran appears to be behind Saudi strike President Donald Trump says it appears that Iran was responsible for the attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia, but he says he doesn't want war. (Sept. 16)        ...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Say hello to 802.11ax: Wi-Fi 6 device certification begins today Enlarge / Wi-Fi connects the world together, but it's still quite complicated. (credit: Aurich Lawson) Today, the Wi-Fi Alliance launched its Wi-Fi Certified 6 program, which means that the standard has been completely finalized, and device manufacturers and OEMs can begin the process of having th...
01:17, 2019-09-17

OnePlus’ next flagship smartphone launches September 26 OnLeaks' render of the cheaper OnePlus 7T. [credit: OnLeaks / Pricebaba ] OnePlus has picked September 26 as the official unveiling date for its next flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 7T. Th...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Disney CEO Bob Iger resigns from his Apple board seat Enlarge / Disney CEO and former Apple board member Bob Iger. (credit: DC Comics/Creative Commons) Disney CEO Bob Iger has sat on Apple's board since 2011, but that tenure came to an end this month, according to a SEC filing Apple made on Friday. The filing says that Iger resigned from Apple's boar...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Google’s next flagship smartphone launches October 15 Google's invitation. [credit: Google ] Google has sent out invites for the latest "Made by Google" hardware event. On October 15, the company will officially launch the Pixel 4 and probably...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Illinois teen’s memory resets every two hours after head injury Of all the types of injuries a person can sustain, head injuries tend to be the scariest. Scientists have learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still many uncertainties. That’s especially true when it comes to brain injuries, where a person can appear medically healthy b...
01:17, 2019-09-17

How to Work the Hustlers Look IRL We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!.......
01:17, 2019-09-17

|MinnieDlaminicelebratessecondweddinganniversaryafter'darkestdays'ofherlife In an Instagram post, the star mentioned how grateful she was to have her husband by her side through what she called 'the darkest' days of her life....
01:17, 2019-09-17

|BlackCoffeehasfansfeelinginspiredwiththisthrowbackpic Black Coffee had many of his fans feeling super inspired when he shared a throwback picture of himself and Deejay Kabila hanging out many years ago, comparing it to a photo of them today....
01:17, 2019-09-17

It's Not Your Responsibility To Make This Easy For Them A thing you get familiar with, if you ever write critically about the Democratic Party or about its establishment politicians from any perspective located to their left, is people giving you grief for having failed to support the team. “This is why the Democrats will [lose again in 2020/never win/ne...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Donald Trump Namedrops “Big Strong Guy” Ryan Klesko During Mariano Rivera Ceremony Donald Trump’s speech this afternoon was relatively lucid. He stayed on topic, and he even used a series of facts to prove his point, which was that Mariano Rivera was the greatest baseball pitcher of all time. It wasn’t quite diplomacy, but this 15-minute speech about baseball might have been the l...
01:17, 2019-09-17

NBA Considers Raising Fine For Tampering To Four Times The Fine For Being Donald Sterling Tampering is the gripe of the hour among NBA owners, which explains why the NBA’s board of governors will vote on new measures this coming Friday. “It’s pointless, at the end of the day, to have rules that we can’t enforce,” reads a quote by NBA commissioner Adam Silver in the middle of an ESPN stor...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Report: Jalen Ramsey Wants Out Of The Jaguars' Toilet Party Perennially feisty cornerback Jalen Ramsey has played three seasons and change in Jacksonville and has made an All-Pro team. If he has his way, that reign will soon come to a close. One day after screaming at head coach Doug Marrone during an arduous loss to the Texans, Ramsey requested a trade thro...
01:17, 2019-09-17

Brendan Leipsic, on his fifth team since 2015-16, hopes to find a home with the Capitals The Capitals have had success with low-risk, inexpensive reclamation projects in recent years, notably forwards Brett Connolly and Devante Smith-Pelly....
01:17, 2019-09-17

The Mystics are an anomaly in the WNBA: A juggernaut patiently built on character and fit Every title-winning team this decade aside from the 2010 Seattle Storm and the 2012 Indiana Fever has featured at least two players who were drafted No. 1 overall by the team with which they won the championship....
01:17, 2019-09-17

Odell Beckham Jr. feud with Gregg Williams highlights Browns-Jets Monday night matchup The back-and-forth between the Cleveland wideout and New York's defensive coordinator adds intrigue to a game in which the Jets will be without QB Sam Darnold....
01:17, 2019-09-17

The NFL’s pass interference replay rule has brought more confusion than clarity The NFL wanted to avoid disaster by making pass interference reviewable, but instead it has seen why it never allowed challenges on judgment calls in the first place....
01:17, 2019-09-17

Cancer survivor offensive lineman catches first-career touchdown pass Tennessee Titans offensive lineman David Quessenberry, a cancer survivor, caught a touchdown pass in his game against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump: 'Maybe the greatest pitcher of all time' Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera -- a five-time World Series champ and the first man unanimously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame – received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony with President Trump on Monday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

New York Giants' Saquon Barkley cheers up young fan who was snubbed when he asked for autograph New York Giants star Saquon Barkley lifted the spirits of a young fan who was denied an autograph from Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman DeMarcus Lawrence....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Pittsburgh Steelers' Ben Roethlisberger out for season after suffering elbow injury Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is set to undergo surgery on his right elbow and will miss the rest of the 2019 season, coach Mike Tomlin said Monday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Brett Favre says family asked if he was going to play in the NFL again after Andrew Luck retirement Brett Favre created a stir earlier this year when a post surfaced on his Instagram page hinting that the legendary quarterback could return to football in the rebooted XFL....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Ohio man tied to 2 cold case murders, a year after acquittal in 1991 slaying Two Ohio cold case murders from more than 44 years ago may have been the work of a 75-year-old convicted rapist who was tried just last year in a 1991 cold case homicide -- and acquitted....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Man who let son, 12, drive car that hit boy sentenced to prison Before he was sentenced last Friday to seven years in prison, an Iowa man admitted in court to letting his 12-year-old son drive a car that ran over and seriously injured a 4-year-old boy on a bicycle....
00:51, 2019-09-17

California burglars kick door in, flee when they see homeowner is home, screaming Two would-be thieves who broke into a California home ran away in fear when they realized — after kicking the door in — the homeowner was actually home....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Suspected serial killer arrested in Florida, linked to murders of 3 other women in state A man charged with the murder of a woman in South Florida is now also a suspect in the deaths of at least three other women in the state who were killed more than a decade ago....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Connecticut woman, 79, accused of drifting onto shoulder, killing man with her Volkswagen Beetle A 79-year-old Connecticut woman was charged Monday in the death of a trucker who was struck by her Volkswagen Beetle when it drifted onto the shoulder of a roadway, police and local media reported....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Linda Sarsour, other leaders accused of anti-Semitism parting with Women's March The Women’s March reportedly severed ties with three of its founding board members Sunday following controversies that have included accusations of anti-Semitic rhetoric weakening the group's mission....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Texas bank robbery suspect killed in crash after police chase where speeds topped 130 mph A bank robbery suspect in Texas was killed after trying to escape police on Thursday when he lost control and crashed during a chase that saw speeds topping 130 mph, officials said....
00:51, 2019-09-17

NYPD school safety agent who worked as plus-size model fatally shot by boyfriend on his birthday: police A New York school safety officer who worked on the side as a plus-size model was fatally shot by her boyfriend who then turned the gun on himself as the couple was celebrating his birthday, police said Monday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Houston man gets 20 years for running over ex-girlfriend multiple times, prosecutors say A 72-year-old Houston man will spend 20 years behind bars for running over his ex-girlfriend four times and severely injuring her in the process, prosecutors said Monday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Authorities say bodies of four children found after slain mom; husband is being questioned Authorities in central Florida on Monday said they believe a man whose wife and four children went missing several weeks ago were killed in their home before he transported their bodies to Georgia. ...
00:51, 2019-09-17

Freshman Democratic governor commutes sentences for 21 inmates in California Citing the youth of several of the offenders when they committed their crimes, California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday announced that he has commuted the sentences of 21 prison inmates....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Google's Pixel 4 event takes place October 15th After a cornucopia of leaks, Google is finally ready to show what the Pixel 4 is all about. The internet giant has sent out invitations to see "a few new things Made by Google" at an October 15th event in New York City. It's not offering many clues......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Amazon Prime Video is coming to Optimum set-top boxes Believe it or not, Prime Video still has some devices left to conquer. Altice has unveiled plans to bring Amazon's service to Optimum and Suddenlink subscribers using the Altice One platform. It'll be available both directly on the set-top box (abo......
00:51, 2019-09-17

'Seinfeld' is moving to Netflix in 2021 With the likes of Disney+, HBO Max and NBCUniversal yanking shows and movies from Netflix for their own streaming services, there's a good reason why the latter has been investing so heavily in originals over the last several years. It'll still have......
00:51, 2019-09-17

'Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games' will feature three 'Dream Events' The Mario and Sonic series will feature three new "Dream Events" in its upcoming 2020 Tokyo edition. Nintendo offered a glimpse today at the three events in a trailer for the game, which will be released exclusively on Nintendo Switch this November.......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Amazon's search could push customers toward in-house products Amazon reportedly tweaked its product-search algorithm to favor products that are more profitable to the company. People who worked on the algorithm say the change could give Amazon's own brands a boost, The Wall Street Journal reports. If Amazon is......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Logitech's newest lag-free gaming mouse is loaded with thumb buttons If you thought Logitech's G603 Lightspeed was light on thumb controls compared to its G602 predecessor, you can relax -- you'll be drowning in them this time around. The company has introduced a G604 Lightspeed mouse that packs six thumb buttons lik......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Snapchat releases political ad spending data ahead of 2020 election Snapchat joins other social media giants in ramping up transparency efforts ahead of the 2020 US presidential election. The company has released a library of all the political and issue-based ad campaigns it has displayed on its app. The downloadable......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Apple Arcade is available early for some iOS 13 beta users Apple Arcade won't officially arrive until this Thursday, but some folks are reporting on Twitter they already have access to it. As confirmed by Engadget, people who are using the iOS 13 beta on iPhone are seeing Arcade pop up on a tab in the App St......
00:51, 2019-09-17

FCC approves Nexstar’s $6.4 billion acquisition of Tribune Media The long, drawn out saga over Tribune Media Company's fate could soon come to an end. Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved the sale of Tribune to Nexstar Media Group. The $6.4 billion deal will create the nation's largest local......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Alleged JPMorgan hacker set to plead guilty Andrei Tyurin, one of the key suspects in the huge JPMorgan Chase hack in 2014, is set to plead guilty, according to a court filing obtained by Bloomberg. The Russian reportedly struck a deal with federal prosecutors and will appear at a plea hearing......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Pokémon’s New York-inspired monsters join 'Pokémon Go' today Starting today, September 16th, Pokémon Go players can begin collecting Pokémon from the series' fifth generation of games. As with any of the other Pokémon you could collect previously, you'll be able to catch Gen 5 monsters by......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Verizon could carry OnePlus phones beginning in 2020 Verizon may soon carry OnePlus phones. According to Android Police, sources say Verizon and the Chinese manufacturer signed a deal and that the phones could arrive in 2020. It's unclear which model (or models) that would include, but PhoneArena claim......
00:51, 2019-09-17

US Senators ask the FCC to review licenses with China-owned telecoms Two US Senators want the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to review whether two Chinese state-owned telecoms should be permitted to operate in the US. In a letter to the FCC, Democratic leader Senator Chuck Schumer (D-New York) and Senator Tom......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Mazda will show off its first EV at the Tokyo Motor Show Mazda is following through with its promise to introduce an EV. The Japanese automaker plans to unveil a full-electric vehicle next month at the Tokyo Motor Show, reported Automotive News. The plan is for Mazda to debut the electric car next year, an......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Nintendo's SNES-style Switch controllers are now available Been pining for Nintendo's SNES-styled Switch controller ever since it was announced alongside the arrival of SNES games on the platform? You now have the chance to get them. Nintendo has started taking orders for the retro $30 gamepad, with the fi......
00:51, 2019-09-17

WTA roundup: Stosur sharp in Guangzhou opener Australian wild card Samantha Stosur withstood high temperatures and overpowered Czech qualifier Tereza Martincova 6-2, 6-4 in first-round action Monday at the Guangzhou Open in China....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Shurmur non-committal on Eli Manning as Giants' starter Clamoring for first-round pick Daniel Jones is intense in New York, and Giants head coach Pat Shurmur did nothing to douse fans ready to see Eli Manning unseated as the starting quarterback....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Jets promote QB Falk as backup The New York Jets promoted quarterback Luke Falk from their practice squad to back up Trevor Siemian for Monday night's game against the Cleveland Browns....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Minnesota's Collier takes WNBA's top rookie prize Napheesa Collier fended off fierce competition to become the WNBA's Rookie of the Year on Monday, with the Minnesota Lynx standout capping a prolific season in which she logged 444 regular season points with an early-career accolade....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Coleman and Lyles head U.S. world championship team Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women's 400 meters hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S. team for this month's world athletics championships, USA Track and Field announced on Monday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Canada's 'Queen B' feted by hometown crowd Newly-minted U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu received a hero's welcome on Sunday, arriving back in her hometown of Mississauga, Canada, for a celebratory rally, as Canadians embraced their very own #SheTheNorth....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Magic retain options on Bamba, Fultz, Isaac The Orlando Magic announced Monday that center Mo Bamba, guard Markelle Fultz and forward Jonathan Isaac have been signed through the 2020-21 season....
00:51, 2019-09-17

| What next after outsiders take the lead in Tunisia polls? Two political outsiders are set to go head-to-head in the race to become Tunisia's next president, according to the latest count after a first round of voting on Sunday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

| ICC prosecutor appeals acquittal of I Coast's Gbagbo The chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has appealed against the shock acquittal of former Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo over post-electoral violence that killed around 3 000 people....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Trump Says Kavanaugh ‘Being Assaulted’ After New York Times Revises a Report on New Sexual Misconduct Allegation (NEW YORK) — President Donald Trump on Monday said Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is under assault, following a New York Times story about a sexual misconduct allegation that was revised to reflect that the alleged victim couldn’t recall the incident. The newspaper has also apolog...
00:51, 2019-09-17

Elizabeth Warren Picks Up Key Progressive 2020 Endorsement (WASHINGTON) — The progressive Working Families Party is endorsing Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren‘s presidential bid. The party endorsed Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders‘s last presidential cycle. The decision by the labor-aligned party to back Warren over Sanders comes as most nat...
00:51, 2019-09-17

New York City Prosecutors Subpoena 8 Years of President Trump’s Tax Returns (NEW YORK) — New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed President Donald Trump’s tax returns, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Monday. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.’s office recently sent a subpoena to Trump’s accounting firm seeking...
00:51, 2019-09-17

House Oversight Committee Investigating Transportation Secretary Ellen Chao for Possible Conflicts WASHINGTON — The House Oversight Committee said Monday it is investigating whether Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao acted improperly to benefit herself or her family’s shipping company. Two Democratic leaders sent Chao a letter asking her to turn over documents and communications rel...
00:51, 2019-09-17

Northern Command Chief Visits Ladakh Days After India-China Standoff Days after a brief stand-off between Indian and Chinese soldiers in eastern Ladakh, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Northern Army Command, visited the region on......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Uddhav Thackeray Says Hopeful About Temple In Ayodhya, Cites Article 370 Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, who months ago criticized the BJP for not delivering on its promise of building a Ram temple at Ayodhya, did a U-turn today....
00:51, 2019-09-17

"Why Not Make Citizens' List For Entire World": Congress Mocks Government Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury today mocked BJP chief ministers calling for the implementation of the National Register of Citizens in their states, asking why not carry out the exercise in......
00:51, 2019-09-17

"Open Secret Why Mamata Banerjee Is Meeting PM Modi": BJP The BJP leadership on Monday mocked West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for seeking an appointment to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi calling it a "classic example of oppurtunistic......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Dengue Vaccination To Be Available In India From Next Year: Doctor's Body Dengue vaccination will be introduced in India early next year on a demonstration basis in areas where the prevalence is high, a senior official of the Indian Council of Medical Research said in......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Kerala Minister Writes To Centre For "Flexibility" In New Traffic Rules Kerala State Transport Minister AK Saseendran has written to Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, objecting to the hefty fines under the amended Motor Vehicle Act, asking for flexibility for......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Top Sikh Body Being Used As A Tool By Akali Dal, Says Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Monday yet again called Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal as "an ill-informed woman" and asked her to "stop exploiting" the issue of 550th birth anniversary......
00:51, 2019-09-17

DMK To Hold Protests Against Amit Shah's Hindi Pitch On September 20 Upping the ante against "Hindi imposition," allegedly by the Centre, a high-level DMK meet on Monday announced protest demonstrations across Tamil Nadu on September 20 to condemn Home Minister Amit......
00:51, 2019-09-17

2006 Mumbai Blast Convict Asked For Books, Court Seeks Centre's Response The Delhi High Court on Monday sought response of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on a plea by a convict in the 2006 Mumbai train bombings case seeking copies of certain publications free......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Ghulam Nabi Azad Thanks Supreme Court For Allowing Him To Visit J&K Senior Congress leader and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday thanked the Supreme Court for allowing him to visit Srinagar, Baramulla, Anantnag and Jammu....
00:51, 2019-09-17

"Let's Contest Independently": HD Deve Gowda On Alliance With Congress Weeks after trading barbs with Congress leader Siddaramaiah over the national election loss, Janata Dal Secular leader HD Deve Gowda on Monday said if mid-term elections take place in Karnataka, his......
00:51, 2019-09-17

"How Many Jobs Have You Given In 5 Years?" Priyanka Gandhi To Minister Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday asked Union Minister Santosh Gangwar to provide figures for jobs provided to people in North India in the last five year....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Muslim Petitioners Oppose Making "Janmbhoomi" Party In Ayodhya Case Muslim petitioners on Monday opposed in the Supreme Court the decision to make ''janmbhoomi'' (birth place) of Lord Ram as a party besides the deity in the Ayodhya case. They alleged it has been done......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Those Who Oppose Hindi Don't Love Country, Says Biplab Kumar Deb Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday claimed that those who are opposing Hindi as the ''rashtra bhasha'' (national language) do not love the country....
00:51, 2019-09-17

"Want To Hear From You": PM Asks For Ideas For "Howdy, Modi" Speech Ahead of his mega "Howdy, Modi" event in Texas on September 22, being billed as the largest-ever turnout for a foreign elected leader on US soil, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked people......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Activists Ask Japan PM To Scrap Metro Project In Fight Over Aarey Trees A group of activists protesting felling of trees for the upcoming metro car shed in Mumbai's Aarey Colony has written a letter to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeking his intervention to scrap......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Navy Gets Advanced Wargaming Software From Defence Research Body The Defence Research Development Organisation or DRDO on Monday handed over to the Navy a new-generation war-gaming software, aimed at creating an environment that would enable the Maritime Warfare......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Gold rises 1% on global turmoil — but silver surges more Saudi Arabia on Saturday shut down half its oil production after a series of drone strikes hit the world's largest oil processing facility in an attack claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels....
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Saudi attacks could push European oil supply closer to Russia The EU imports 6.6% of its crude oil from Saudi Arabia and 27.3% from Russia, but it could boost its energy dependence on Russia if supplies from the kingdom stall....
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Oil prices could go much higher if there is a military escalation after Saudi attack The price of oil could go sharply higher, depending on the duration of the disruption at Saudi oil facilities and whether there is a military response....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Northernmost hotel in the world to open Ever dreamed of spending the night in an igloo at the North Pole? For one month only, travelers will have the opportunity to do just that -- provided they've got a spare $100,000....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Hotel or Airbnb: Which is better? Where you stay makes all the difference on the road. Even if you only plan to spend your sleeping hours in a hotel room or apartment or rental home, inconvenient or unappealing accommodations can detract from -- or ruin -- an otherwise lovely trip....
00:51, 2019-09-17

EU to pursue web tax plan alone if no global accord: Gentiloni The European Union plans to introduce a tax on digital services even in the absence of a global accord on a so-called 'web tax', the Commissioner-designate for Economic Affairs Paolo Gentiloni was quoted as saying on Monday....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Start-ups to grab $280 billion in banking payments revenues by 2025, study says Banks are set to miss out on as much as $280 billion in revenue from their payments operations by 2025, as new start-ups muscle in and more of the business of sending money to individuals and companies becomes instant and free, according to a new report....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Fintech company Plaid discloses investments from Visa, Mastercard Financial technology company Plaid Inc said on Monday that Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc were strategic investors in a $250 million round of Series C financing raised in December....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Israeli checkout-free technology startup Trigo raises $22 million Trigo, an Israeli-startup whose technology allows customers to automatically check out in grocery stores, said on Monday it raised $22 million in an early stage funding round, bringing funds raised to date to $29 million....
00:51, 2019-09-17

VW, Ford in talks to develop second electric car in Europe: Handelsblatt Ford could build more than one model of electric car based on Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform, Ford's Europe Chief Stuart Rowley told German daily Handelsblatt....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Facebook's Libra in regulators' sights as ECB's Coeure warns of 'stablecoin' risks Facebook's attempt to drag cryptocurrencies into the mainstream with its Libra digital coin met with further scepticism on Monday when an ECB board member said such "stablecoins" posed serious risks....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Order checks for Apple's new iPhone bode well: analysts Pre-orders for Apple Inc's latest iPhones have gotten off to a better start than the last cycle a year ago, several Wall Street analysts said on Monday, citing their own research data....
00:51, 2019-09-17

France's Canal+ pairs up with Netflix in pay-TV shift Vivendi's Canal+ has agreed a deal to add Netflix subscriptions to TV bundles in France and elsewhere, the French broadcaster said on Monday, in the latest such alliance to counter pressure from streaming giants....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Uber to limit drivers' app access to comply with NYC regulation Uber on Tuesday will begin limiting drivers' access to its app in New York City to comply with regulation aimed at boosting drivers' pay and easing congestion in Manhattan, laws that Uber says will have unintended consequences....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Shock and awe, but few surprises as oil prices spike The attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil production facilities could mean that a large chunk of its oil exports are sidelined for weeks. But the price spike that has followed may not last, as global demand has changed....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Star designer Luigi Colani has passed away: 'My world is round' Even at an advanced age, famed German designer Luigi Colani had crazy ideas. In the 1970s, he markedly influenced the world of design with his at-times-impractical, yet brilliant, shapes. He died at the age of 91....
00:17, 2019-09-17

No Brexit breakthrough as Johnson meets Juncker, EU says Salmon, snails, and the Irish backstop were on the menu for the UK prime minister and European Commission president. But a day of deadlock ended ignominously for Boris Johnson....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Norway: Scores of sheep swept away by flooding Norwegian police have said more than 100 sheep were swept away by a river during a heavy rainfall. Houses and a retirement home were also cut off by rising water levels....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Right-wing activists vandalize EU mission in Israel An anti-asylum seeker activist had spray-painted slogans such as "German money kills Jews" and "EU get out" on the walls of the mission's lobby. The EU's top diplomat in Israel has said his staff would "not be deterred."...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Asian communities become scapegoats in New Zealand’s housing crisis New Zealand's property prices have skyrocketed, and, with citizens languishing under a housing crisis, ethnic Asians are being subject to hateful comments on the streets and on the internet....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Claudia Duque: 'There's a strategy of silencing the press in Colombia' The Colombian journalist has denounced her country's press censorship policies. She currently faces a court order that prevents her from speaking out against the people who tortured her psychologically for years....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on politics, human rights and storytelling She discussed the art of writing at the Berlin International Literature Festival, where DW met the celebrated author of "Americanah." Adichie was also awarded a prestigious citizens' award in Kassel on Sunday....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Will Mr Nice transform French football? French Ligue 1 club Nice have been taken over by British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe. More proof that France is edging closer to the English and Italian model and away from the German and Spanish, but will it work?...
00:17, 2019-09-17

German bus operator offers free trips to climate protests Intercity coach network Flixbus has announced they will offer free rides to climate change protesters this month. Over 400 protests are planned in Germany as part of a global day of action on September 20 and 27....
00:17, 2019-09-17

The dignity of refugees: Homi K. Bhabha speaks at the Ruhrtriennale The Indian English scholar, a leading thinker in the fields of post-colonialism and integration, had food for thought for visitors at the Ruhrtriennale....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Genocide: Namibia still waiting for a German apology Political relations have been tense lately, as several German politicians acknowledge, on visits to the country's former colony in Africa, responsibility for the genocide. That is not enough for many Namibians....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Von der Leyen defends 'European Way of Life' title The incoming chief of the European Commission has rejected calls to change the name for her new migration commissioner. The title "European Way of Life" is seen by some as redolent of far-right rhetoric....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Opinion: Fate of two-state solution depends on Israel vote There is more at stake than whether Benjamin Netanyahu will secure himself another term. It could also decide whether a two-state solution for Israelis and Palestinians is still a viable option, Rainer Sollich writes....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Will election-weary Israelis end Benjamin Netanyahu's rule? It is unprecedented even in Israeli politics: Voters are going to the polls for the second time in six months. And Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is fighting for his political survival....
00:17, 2019-09-17

A rocky road to science and diplomacy in the Middle East The SESAME synchrotron in Jordan is an ambitious scientific, political and social experiment — since way before it even started producing results. DW's Zulfikar Abbany spent a week in the Middle East to find out why....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Hindus fear for their lives after Pakistan blasphemy riots Communal riots have erupted in Ghotki, a southern Pakistani town, after a charged mob attacked a school due to blasphemy accusations against its Hindu principal. Blasphemy is a sensitive issue in the Islamic country....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Champions League: Where Dortmund's clash with Barcelona could be decided Borussia Dortmund host Barcelona in their opening Champions League Group F match. With Messi an injury doubt, players from both sides will get their chance to step into the limelight....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Saudi oil attacks: Weapons 'came from Iran' The weapons used to hit two oil facilities came from Iran, according to the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen. Despite its "grave concern," Russia has said that military retaliation would be "unacceptable."...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Aldi to expand in UK despite profit loss German discounter Aldi says it plans to open more than 100 stores in the UK over the next two years. The news comes just months after rival company Lidl said it wants to step up its presence in London with 40 new sites....
00:17, 2019-09-17

France: Brigitte Macron to go back to teaching The French first lady is set to teach at a school for adult students in a tough Paris neighborhood. She previously gave up her job as a literature teacher to support her husband's political career....
00:17, 2019-09-17

German schools evacuated after WWI chemical weapon find Two schools near Berlin had to be cleared after toxins were found on a nearby building site. Further investigation revealed the substances were in fact irritant gases from World War I....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Erdogan, Putin, Rouhani hold 'productive' talks on Syria Foreign troops should leave Syria once terrorists are defeated and security reestablished, Russia's Vladimir Putin has said at a peace summit in Ankara. Turkey and Russia are at odds over a regime offensive in Idlib....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Hungary rejects criticism after EU ministers' grilling The EU has started formal proceedings against Hungary for alleged breaches of the bloc's values and the rule of law. Hungary has strongly rejected the accusations as politically motivated....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Data breach reveals personal data of almost all of Ecuador Information including personal details such as names, addresses, national identity numbers and phone numbers has been compromised. The government has described the issue as a "major concern."...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Warren wins backing of progressive group that supported Sanders in 2016 After supporting Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont in 2016, the Working Families Party on Monday endorsed Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts for the Democratic presidential nomination....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Trump: It's 'looking like' Iran was responsible for Saudi oil attacks President Trump said Monday it’s “looking like” Iran was responsible for the weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil supply and talked up the United States’ military might, but said he wanted to “avoid” war....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Kavanaugh accuser’s friend dismisses original allegations, detail also not mentioned in NYT excerpt of book Leland Keyser, a friend of Christine Blasey Ford who allegedly was at the party where Ford says Brett Kavanaugh assaulted her decades ago, now says the story "just didn't make any sense."...
00:17, 2019-09-17

GOP leaders decry Kavanaugh attacks as McConnell says 'this is not normal political behavior' Senate Republican leaders on Monday unloaded on Democrats over their revived efforts to push uncorroborated college-era allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell accusing them of engaging in “not normal polit...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Tulsi Gabbard accuses Trump of being ‘Saudi Arabia’s b----’ over response to attacks on oil fields Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tusli Gabbard, D-Hawaii, on Sunday took President Trump to task over his response to attacks on Saudi oil fields, likening his wait-and-see approach to being “Saudi Arabia’s b----.”     ...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Manhattan DA subpoenas Trump tax returns Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.'s office has subpoenaed tax returns belonging to President Trump and the Trump Organization through their accounting firm, Fox News independently confirmed Monday....
00:17, 2019-09-17

California adds Iowa to 'travel ban' over refusal to fund gender transitions California announced Monday that it has added Iowa to the list of states on its "travel ban" because of its new prohibition against funding gender-transition surgeries under Medicaid....
00:17, 2019-09-17

New Yorkers and Their Skates, From Discos to Commutes Roller-skating has long been a part of New York life and continues to thrive. But it will be remembered most for its popularity during the disco era....
00:17, 2019-09-17

House lawmakers seek trove of documents from Silicon Valley giants in antitrust investigation Lawmakers on Friday made a sweeping bipartisan request for a trove of documents from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google, ramping up the pressure on Silicon Valley’s largest and most powerful firms as they face questions of whether they suppressed competition in the tech industry....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Guarding the Sanctity of Italian Food, One Meal at a Time The SoHo chapter of the Accademia Italiana della Cucina gathers each month to review a restaurant and uphold its ideal of that nation’s cuisine. (No red sauce, please!)...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Congress Is Finally Investigating Elaine Chao Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, who is married to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, has largely stayed under the radar during her time in the Trump administration due to her focus on more conventional grifts, rather than the transparent looting that others such as Scott Pruitt and Ryan Z...
00:17, 2019-09-17

What Do You Mean They Almost Called It the 'Tropical Moist Forest' I have never considered myself someone who, without exception, finds the word “moist” gross. I don’t object to the use of the word—if something is moist, there’s nothing wrong with calling it moist—but I think I’ve finally come across one use of the word “moist” that should be struck from the public...
00:17, 2019-09-17

One million facing food shortages, nutrition crisis after Mozambique cyclones: UNICEF Such was the extent of devastation caused by two back-to-back cyclones in Mozambique earlier this year, nearly one million people, including 160,000 children under five, are still facing food shortages and a nutrition crisis, the UN children’s agency, UNICEF, said on Monday....
00:17, 2019-09-17

The Weirdest Cheap Cars For Sale Near The Small German Town Where I'm Staying On Friday night, I was sitting in my parents’ house doing what I always do when I’m bored: surfing Craigslist. Only this time, it wasn’t actually Craigslist, but rather various German car sales websites, since my parents live in a small town between Nürnberg and Prague. The search results are... int...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Trump Is Either Telling Us We Have Superweapons More Powerful Than Nukes Or He Can't Do Math (Or Both) Twice in the last month, the President of the United States has claimed that the Pentagon has weapons even more powerful than nuclear weapons, with the ability to easily kill millions. He is either bluffing, confused, or is incapable of understanding the difference between conventional and nuclear w...
00:17, 2019-09-17

What Do You Want To Know About Waymo's Self-Driving Cars? For nearly all intents and purposes, self-driving cars aren’t “here” yet, in the sense that nearly nobody can summon a driverless car to come pick them up right this second. But that doesn’t mean they aren’t testing heavily, including with some Waymo test cars out in Arizona. We’re about to go check...
00:17, 2019-09-17

The Rolls-Royce Cullinan Is Too Small Recently, I pulled up to a hotel after a long, regrettable four-hour drive across the barren and highway-ridden land that is much of the state of Texas. Out front sat a slate-gray SUV, appropriately positioned for photos from passerby as soon as they noticed the emblem up front and confirmed its aut...
00:17, 2019-09-17

It's Hard To Look Tough When You Road Rage On A Scooter A group of middle-aged people riding scooters and bicycles in Denver, Colorado went full-on road rage on each other over who knows what, and video of the incident that’s as comical as it is depressing made its way onto local news. It looks like we’re getting a preview of a future South Park episode....
00:17, 2019-09-17

WWE Clash of Champions results: Rollins survives Strowman, but Fiend gets last laugh Seth Rollins defeated Braun Strowman in the main event, but a post-match attack by The Field is what will drive WWE forward and into Survivor Series....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Goalie using platform to drive conversation about mental health Robin Lehner opened up about his struggles in an effort to lessen the stigma associated with mental illness, and his message resonated beyond the hockey world....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Fury vs. Wallin: A tune-up fight isn't always what it's cut out to be Otto Wallin wasn't expected to give Tyson Fury a true battle, but the Swede shined and reminded all champions that every fight can be a dangerous one....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Why this past weekend in golf mattered -- a lot From Solheim drama to the surprising return of Sergio Garcia to a 20-year-old winning on the PGA Tour, this was more than just a sleepy, throwaway weekend in September....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Body 2019: Myles Garrett 'wants to look like a Grecian god' With a team-best seven sacks in his rookie year behind him and a season with huge expectations in front, Myles Garrett talks about his Body shoot, his new teammates, and his Cinnabon habit....
23:51, 2019-09-16

What to watch for over the last two weeks of the regular season From health updates and the hunts for a wild card to award races and the home run chase, there's a lot still to be decided as baseball heads toward the playoffs....
23:51, 2019-09-16

How national title, Heisman and conference races have changed through Week 3 What have we learned from the upsets, wild rivalries and all the usual twists and turns of the college football season? Here's what we know after three weeks....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Bush set to work Utah-USC tilt in Coliseum return For the first time in nine-plus years, Reggie Bush will return to the Coliseum for a Trojans game as part of the Fox Sports crew that will broadcast during the Utah-USC clash on Friday....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Big Ben out for season but Conner says he's OK Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Warren wins endorsement of progressive Working Families Party, which supported Sanders in 2016 Sen. Elizabeth Warren is endorsed by the Working Families Party, a progressive group that backed fellow progressive Sen. Bernie Sanders in the 2016 campaign....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Jeffrey Epstein's victims will not get cash damages from federal government over controversial deal Jeffrey Epstein, a former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, died from what authorities have said was a jailhouse suicide in August while awaiting trial on child sex trafficking charges in U.S. District Court in Manhattan....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Democrats are focused on impeaching Trump, not Kavanaugh, Nadler says "We have our hands full with impeaching the president right now, and that's going to take up our limited resources and time for a while," Nadler said on a radio show....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Eight years of Trump's tax returns subpoenaed by Manhattan DA The subpoeana from Manhattan District Attorney's Cyrus Vance Jr.'s , for President Donald Trump's tax returns, was issued last month to Trump's accounting firm, Mazars....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Trump says he's in no rush to respond to the attacks on Saudi oil facilities President Donald Trump said Monday he's in no rush to respond to a coordinated attack that hit Saudi Arabia's oil industry over the weekend....
23:51, 2019-09-16

| US 'locked and loaded' after Saudi attacks as oil prices surge US President Donald Trump has said the US is "locked and loaded" to respond to attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure that Washington blamed on Iran, which have sent oil prices soaring....
23:51, 2019-09-16

| Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker....
23:51, 2019-09-16

| SEE | 100 days later: How Hong Kong activists sustain protests with creativity With Hong Kong shaken by 100 days of huge pro-democracy protests, activists have adopted a host of creative ways to fuel their movement away from the barricades....
23:51, 2019-09-16