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MSCI not looking to reclassify Argentina's ADRs

Index provider MSCI said on Tuesday it has not yet considered reclassifying the recently upgraded Argentina stock index out of emerging markets despite the massive spike in volatility and decline in prices....

MSCI not looking to reclassify Argentina's ADRs

Source: reuters.com

UPDATE 1-U.S. SEC fines Cantor, BMO Capital Markets over improper handling of ADRs The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday said Cantor Fitzgerald & Co and BMO Capital Markets had agreed to pay $647,000 and $3.9 million respectively to settle charges of improper handling of "pre-released" American Depositary Receipts (ADRs)....
23:34, 2019-08-16

CBOE to Broaden Distribution of MSCI Index Data CHICAGO, IL -- July 29, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced plans to broaden data distribution to investors who want to track and trade options on the widely followed MSCI Emerging Markets (ticker symbol: MXEF) and MSCI EAFE (ticker symbol: MXEA) Indexes....
02:51, 2019-05-22

CBOE MSCI Index Options to Debut April 21 CHICAGO, IL – April 14, 2015 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) said today it will launch options on the MSCI Emerging Markets and MSCI EAFE Indexes on Tuesday, April 21. The CBOE ticker symbols are MXEF for options on the MSCI Emerging Markets Index and MXEA for options on the MSCI EAFE Index....
05:01, 2019-05-22

CBOE to Launch MSCI Index Options on April 21 CHICAGO, IL and BOCA RATON, FL – March 11, 2015 -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that it plans to list options on the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (EM) and the MSCI EAFE Index (EAFE) beginning Tuesday, April 21. The announcement was made this morning during a CBOE press briefing ...
05:01, 2019-05-22

CBOE Enters into Agreement with MSCI Inc. to List Index Options CHICAGO, IL, December 10, 2014 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that it has entered into a licensing agreement with MSCI Inc., a leading provider of investment decision support tools worldwide, to offer options trading on several MSCI indexes. Under the agreement, in the U.S., o...
05:01, 2019-05-22

MSCI adds Argentina securities to emerging markets index MSCI will include eight Argentina indices in its closely watched emerging-markets index, opening the potential for billions of dollars of investor inflows....
21:17, 2019-05-21

Kuwaiti equities to be in main MSCI emerging markets index from 2020 MSCI Inc said on Tuesday it would upgrade Kuwaiti equities to its main emerging markets index in 2020, a move that could trigger billions of dollars of inflows from passive funds....
21:34, 2019-06-27

MIDEAST STOCKS-Banks halt Saudi gains, MSCI upgrade keeps Kuwait gaining Saudi Arabia's stock market snapped a five-day winning streak on Tuesday as most banks dropped, while Kuwait rose for a fourth straight session after MSCI announced it would upgrade Kuwaiti equities to its main emerging-markets index. The Saudi index was...
15:51, 2019-07-02

MIDEAST STOCKS-Most Gulf markets reverse course, Kuwait extends gains on MSCI upgrade Most major Middle East markets clawed back earlier losses on Wednesday largely on back of their financial stocks, while Kuwait rose for the fifth straight session after MSCI's decision to upgrade Kuwaiti equities to its main emerging markets index. The Saudi index rose 0.2% with...
16:51, 2019-07-03

Cboe to Launch Suite of Derivatives-Based Strategy Benchmark and Volatility Indexes Based on MSCI Emerging Markets and EAFE Indexes CHICAGO – March 13, 2019 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, announced today it has entered into an agreement with MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of indexes and critical investment decision support tools and services, to launch...
14:32, 2019-05-21

USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises 'patriotic' Colin Kaepernick Coach says exiled quarterback is trying to make US betterTeam USA are preparing for World Cup in ChinaAs Team USA prepare to represent their country at the Fiba World Cup, their coach, Gregg Popovich, has given his thoughts on patriotism and how some have twisted the concept for their own ends. He a...
04:34, 2019-08-15

Nora Quoirin: autopsy yet to determine cause of death, say police French prosecutors open criminal investigation into London teenager’s death A postmortem of Nora Quoirin, the 15-year-old girl who went missing in the Malaysian jungle, has yet to determine a definitive cause of death and will continue on Thursday, say police.The body of the teenager, from London, w...
04:34, 2019-08-15

British woman dies in Barbados after being set alight in her bed Killer’s identity not known, say police, as ‘devastated’ family raise funds to bring body homeA British woman has died in Barbados after being doused with a flammable substance and set alight as she lay in bed.The family of Luton-born Natalie Crichlow said they were “shocked and devastated” by her...
04:34, 2019-08-15

How Huawei Employees Helped Governments Spy A Wall Street Journal investigation shows that employees of Huawei, the Chinese telecom company, helped the governments of African nations intercept the communications of political opponents. Josh Chin tells the story of how Huawei technicians helped governments crack down....
04:34, 2019-08-15

Man Dies After Choking During Taco-Eating Contest At Minor League Baseball Game [Updates] A Fresno man named Dana Hutchings died on Tuesday night after collapsing during a taco-eating contest at a Fresno Grizzlies game, according to a report from the Fresno Bee....
04:34, 2019-08-15

WWE Needs To Learn From Its Own King Of The Ring Mistakes It was easy to miss between the next chapter in the Seth Rollins chronicles and Sasha Banks’s triumphant return, but Monday night’s episode of RAW featured a blast from the past: WWE is bringing back the King of the Ring tournament. Or, more precisely, WWE is bringing back a tournament with King of ...
04:34, 2019-08-15

The Athletic Can't Stop Humping Useless Butter Coffee Here’s a question: What would happen if you combined the vapidity of ubiquitous trend pieces about athletes eating and drinking things with the cravenness of brand subservience? You’d probably end up with something like this article from The Athletic....
04:34, 2019-08-15

Man flees with handgun after allegedly shooting teen sister LOS ANGELES — A teenage girl was shot and killed in her Southern California home, and deputies are searching for her 18-year-old brother, who they say is a suspect, authorities said. Eddie Alvirez is believed to have run off with the handgun after the incident occurred around 5:45 p.m. in the deser...
05:00, 2019-08-15

State government-funded managers urge cane farmers to question reef science Exclusive: Speaking tour by controversial academic Peter Ridd is being supported by sugarcane managers paid for with Queensland government fundsSupport our independent journalism with a single or recurring contributionSugarcane industry managers funded by grants from the Queensland government to hel...
05:00, 2019-08-15

Sanford points to Labor Day decision on primary challenge to Trump Mark Sanford says he should decide by around Labor Day if he’s going to mount what he admitted would be “a long-shot” GOP primary bid against President Trump. “I gave myself a month and I’m running up on that deadline,” Sanford said Wednesday as he sat down for an interview with Fox News across from...
05:00, 2019-08-15

Federal Monitor Finds Problems With PG&E Tree-Trimming Program A federal court monitor overseeing PG&E’s probation has uncovered serious problems with the company’s effort to trim trees to reduce the risk they will hit nearby power lines and spark wildfires....
05:34, 2019-08-15

Mexico's top court demands regulation on medical marijuana after long delays Mexico's supreme court ordered the health ministry on Wednesday to issue regulation within six months on medical marijuana use, saying its failure to do so after legalization in 2017 had put rights at risk for patients, including children....
05:34, 2019-08-15

Jupiter may have had a head-on collision with a massive protoplanet Enlarge (credit: K. Suda & Y. Akimoto/Mabuchi Design Office) Planet-forming disks start out as a mix of dust and gas, but the gas doesn't stick around for long. As the star at their center ignites, the radiation it emits starts driving off the gas, eventually leaving a disk with nothing but dust b...
05:34, 2019-08-15

The Democratic Party’s future is at stake in state legislative races This is the last election cycle before redistricting could lock them out of control of state legislatures and some congressional seats for another decade....
05:34, 2019-08-15

'Chrisley Knows Best' star Todd Chrisley pleads not guilty, says ex-employee framed him "Chrisely Knows Best" star Todd Chrisley says a former employee is to blame for "tax evasion and bank fraud" claims before a federal indictment.        ...
05:34, 2019-08-15

Ashley Graham is pregnant with her first child: 'Life is about to get even better' "Surprise!" Graham and Ervin exclaimed in an Instagram video on Graham's page, as the camera panned away to reveal her growing belly.        ...
05:34, 2019-08-15

Sanitation worker racked up $17K in tickets, fines using scavenged plates He used one man’s trash in an attempt to stay clean. A city sanitation worker from Staten Island used license plates he picked up from a dumpster to remain incognito, as he racked up more than $17,000 in parking tickets, traffic violations and E-ZPass tolls and fees, the Department of Investigation ...
05:34, 2019-08-15

F1: Alex Albon Replaces Pierre Gasly At Red Bull From Belgian GP Red Bull Racing has promoted Alexander Albon to the A-team with the young driver replacing Piere Gasly from the Belgian Grand Prix onwards. As much as the announcement comes as unprecedented, it is......
06:00, 2019-08-15

Diane von Furstenberg Flash Sale: Save 60% Off Now! 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!. As......
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Off-duty NYPD officer found dead in Queens, force's ninth suicide this year A veteran officer with the New York Police Department was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday, becoming the ninth officer this year to commit suicide....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Alabama law to crack down on false service-animal claims: report Alabama residents who falsely claim their pet is a service animal will face criminal charges under a new law set to take effect next month, according to a report....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Philadelphia suspect in custody after hours-long ordeal that left 6 officers wounded A dramatic shootout in Philadelphia stretched on for hours into the night Wednesday as six officers were shot -- and two officers and three hostages were later freed, apparently unhurt....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Marvel's next Stitcher podcast premieres fall 2019 Marvel and Stitcher have unveiled their next big podcast collaboration, and this one is aimed squarely at long-time fans. Their next project, Marvels, premieres in fall 2019 and will revisit the similarly titled 1994 story from Kurt Busiek and Alex......
06:34, 2019-08-15

June promises to fix smart ovens that are preheating accidentally As convenient as smart ovens can be, they also introduce their own hassles -- namely, technical hiccups. June plans to update the software for its signature oven after multiple reports of the devices accidentally preheating overnight. CEO Matt Van......
06:34, 2019-08-15

Microsoft says humans will still transcribe Cortana and Skype audio Just like seemingly every other major tech company with a voice assistant or voice chat service, it emerged that Microsoft contractors were listening to Skype and Cortana recordings. Apple, Google and Facebook have temporarily halted similar efforts,......
06:34, 2019-08-15

‘Doom Eternal’ multiplayer trailer highlights strategic gameplay Id Software and Bethesda breathed new life into Doom with their 2016 entry into the gory FPS series, but fell short when it came to the game's multiplayer mode. "There was not a lot of Doom in our multiplayer in 2016, and players noticed that," said......
06:34, 2019-08-15

THQ Nordic says a new Saints Row game is 'deep in development' THQ Nordic had plenty of updates about upcoming games from its sprawling empire in its latest earnings report. Perhaps the most notable is that its Volition studio is "deep in development" on a new Saints Row game. It didn't offer any information on......
06:34, 2019-08-15

This Land Is a Sanctuary for Aboriginal Women. Bulldozers May Soon Come. Indigenous Australians have camped for over a year to block a proposed highway upgrade. The protest has become a homecoming that has allowed many to reconnect with their heritage....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Overstock plummets after CEO says he aided ‘Russian investigation’ The online retailer’s share price has declined 36 percent since CEO Patrick Byrne said he had helped authorities investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Prosecutors seek sale of luxury homes linked to stepson of Malaysian ex-PM U.S. prosecutors are seeking to sell three luxury homes linked to the stepson of former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, court documents showed, in the latest effort to recover money allegedly stolen from Malaysian fund 1MDB....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Explainer: What next for jailed ex-Vatican treasurer George Pell? An Australian court said on Thursday that it will rule on an appeal by jailed former Vatican treasurer George Pell against child sex offences on Aug 21....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Man accused of New Zealand mosque attack seeks to move trial from Christchurch Lawyers for the man accused of shootings at two mosques in New Zealand that killed 51 people in March have asked for the trial to be moved from the southern city of Christchurch, where the attacks took place, a judge said on Thursday....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Accused New Zealand gunman's letter from jail circulates online The gunman accused of killing 51 people in New Zealand has written several letters from jail expressing his political and social views, prompting Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to say that should never have been allowed....
06:34, 2019-08-15

A$AP Rocky spared jail after being found guilty of Stockholm brawl U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky was convicted in Sweden on Wednesday of assault over a Stockholm street brawl, but spared time in jail after a high-profile trial that had led President Donald Trump to accuse Sweden of treating him unfairly....
06:34, 2019-08-15

Mediation Talks Between U.S. Women’s Team and U.S. Soccer Break Down The sessions had offered hope that the sides could resolve the team’s federal gender discrimination suit, but little progress and fiery news releases suggest that fight will continue....
07:00, 2019-08-15

Amid a Great Run, the Mets Become an Earlier Version of Themselves A defeat in Atlanta gave the Mets a three-game losing streak, evoking memories of a weak first half. There were also echoes of 2015, as Ruben Tejada returned to a team he once inspired....
07:00, 2019-08-15

Reports: Harvey joining A's on minor league deal Matt Harvey, who was 3-5 with a 7.09 ERA in 12 starts for the Angels before he was designated for assignment last month, has agreed to a minor league deal with the Oakland Athletics, according to multiple reports....
07:00, 2019-08-15

Scientists finding new ways to fight plastic waste National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) scientist Gregg Beckham is an avid scuba diver. So he's seen the problem of plastics in the world's oceans firsthand. ...
07:00, 2019-08-15

|LazarusgroupbehindrecentcyberattackonSouthAfrica-Kaspersky A recent North Korean cyberattack in which South Africa was apparently among 17 countries targeted, relates to the activity of the so-called Lazarus group, says a Kaspersky expert....
07:34, 2019-08-15

Homeowner shot a 14-year-old during burglary attempt. The 5 other teens with him were charged with murder Six teens were attempting to burglarize a vehicle in Illinois. The homeowner shot one of them and now the remaining 5 are being charged with murder.        ...
07:34, 2019-08-15

Families and survivors oppose private museum to honor Pulse shooting victims The owner of the gay Florida nightclub where 49 people were killed in a 2016 mass shooting is moving forward with plans to honor the victims by constructing a private museum despite controversy.        ...
07:34, 2019-08-15

Henry Golding's audition tape to become a Malaysian travel host is delightfully Fieri-esque Henry Golding is a drop-dead gorgeous actor who starred in one of the biggest hits of 2018, Crazy Rich Asians. From the looks of him and his A-list, G.I. Joe-starring ass, you probably wouldn’t be able to guess that he was once a travel host in Malaysia. What makes this bit of trivia even better is ...
08:00, 2019-08-15

Idris Elba figures they can probably bring him back for Thor 4 somehow, right? Idris Elba has not had an especially great time during his tenure in the Marvel Cinematic Universe; despite being a talented and charismatic actor, he got saddled early on with playing one of the dullest characters in one of the (until recently) dullest sub-franchises of the Disney mega-giant, a.k.a...
08:00, 2019-08-15

Lampard - I'm proud but I hate losing "Frank Lampard claimed he was proud of Chelsea\u0027s performance and optimistic for the rest of the season, despite seeing his side lose the UEFA Super Cup to Liverpool."...
08:00, 2019-08-15

Police searching for suspect who fired shots at southside Burger King TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department is searching for a suspect who fired shots while driving away from a southside Burger King. According to TPD, just before 8 p.m., an argument broke out in the parking lot of the Burger King at Campbell Avenue and Irvington Road. Then one person involved re...
08:00, 2019-08-15

New report analyzes use of solitary confinement in ICE detention centers WASHINGTON — A new report from DC-based watchdog Project on Government Oversight analyzed more than six thousand reports of solitary confinement in immigrant detention centers from 2016 through May of 2018. “When you compare the 2017 numbers to 2016, the numbers did go up,” said Nick Schwellen...
08:00, 2019-08-15

4 Your Health: Reducing impulsive behavior in children Many patients are not being honest with their doctor. Researchers studied the survey responses from over 4,500 people. Roughly half said they did not tell their doctor if they were experiencing life-threatening issues. This included being a sexual assault victim, facing threats of domestic violence,...
08:00, 2019-08-15

State agency targets Grubhub with proposal to cap fees In the latest attack on Grubhub’s businesses model, a New York state agency proposed a cap on how much third-party companies can earn helping restaurants with food orders. The New York State Liquor Authority says it wants to prevent third-party food companies from charging more than 10% commission f...
08:34, 2019-08-15

Trump suggests 'personal meeting' with China's Xi on Hong Kong protests President Trump in a tweet Wednesday evening suggested a “personal meeting” with Chinese President Xi Jinping amid tensions in Hong Kong and fears that an escalating trade war could trigger a global recession....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Brazil: Thousands of women rally against Bolsonaro's 'genocidal policies' Organizers said some 100,000 people, mostly women, had attended the demonstration in the capital, Brasilia. Protesters slammed populist President Jair Bolsonaro, whom they labeled "misogynist, racist and homophobic.”...
08:34, 2019-08-15

Another trophy for Liverpool, but also food for thought for Klopp Liverpool have won the UEFA Super Cup on penalties after a 2-2 draw with Chelsea over 120 minutes. Jürgen Klopp starts his season with silverware, but he may not have liked everything that he saw in Istanbul....
08:34, 2019-08-15

US: Several police officers shot in Philadelphia Forces have taken a man into custody in the city of Philadelphia after six police officers were hurt in the neighborhood of Nicetown. Two officers were rescued by SWAT forces after an hourslong standoff with the shooter....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Germans are drinking more alcohol-free beer Non-alcoholic beer has long been on the drinks menu in Germany. But the once ridiculed beverage is becoming increasingly popular. Are Germans sobering up?...
08:34, 2019-08-15

Italy's Salvini suffers a setback in bid to topple government quickly Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini failed to force a no-confidence vote in parliament this week. Salvini is aiming for fresh elections, to capitalize on his right-wing League party's soaring popularity....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Austria: ex-vice chancellor's home raided in corruption probe Heinz-Christian Strache has had his home searched. Authorities are investigating whether company appointments have been made in return for promises on gambling licenses....
08:34, 2019-08-15

LA Opera investigates sexual harrassment claims against Placido Domingo Numerous women have alleged that the prolific opera singer abused his position of power to pursue young females and sexually harassed them with impunity. The 78-year-old married Domingo denies the allegations....
08:34, 2019-08-15

After decades of war in Kurdistan, local biologists try to save the Persian leopard The fate of the Persian leopard is closely intertwined with that of Kurdistan, says Kurdish biologist, Hana Raza. She is fighting to protect the rare animal after four decades of war in the region....
08:34, 2019-08-15

German Cup: Bayern Munich see off Cottbus, Wolfsburg need extra time to beat Halle Holders Bayern Munich progressed to the second round despite the best efforts of Energie Cottbus' young goalkeeper. Elsewhere, Wolfsburg needed extra time to see off Halle while Stuttgart gained revenge on Rostock....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Trump defends handling of economy, China at New Hampshire campaign rally President Donald Trump on Thursday defended his handling of the U.S. economy and trade war with China as recession fears have suddenly cast doubt on his central claim for re-election - that he has made the economy great again....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Democratic presidential hopeful O'Rourke back on campaign trail; Hickenlooper drops out Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke said on Thursday he was resuming his campaign with a new sense of focus after a mass shooting in his Texas hometown, while rival John Hickenlooper ended his bid to take on President Donald Trump....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Trump rule targeting poor immigrants could harm children, health: advocates A Trump administration plan to cut legal immigration by poor people will likely result in sicker children, more communicable diseases and greater homelessness in the United States, according to immigrant advocates and the federal government's own analysis....
12:34, 2019-08-16

U.S. presidential candidate Cory Booker proposes office to fight white supremacy U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Thursday said he would create a White House office to combat white supremacy and hate crimes if elected, becoming the latest Democratic presidential candidate to call for action after a racially motivated massacre in Texas....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Autopsy: Dayton shooter had drugs in his system, two victims struck by police gunfire Preliminary autopsy findings showed the gunman who shot and killed nine people in Dayton, Ohio, had cocaine in his system at the time of the shooting and that some other victims were struck by police gunfire....
12:34, 2019-08-16

R. Kelly a no-show in Chicago court after 'refusing transport' Singer R. Kelly, who faces charges of sex trafficking in New York and Illinois, was a no-show in Chicago court Thursday after prosecutors said he "refused transport" from jail....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Watch live: President Donald Trump speaks at campaign stop in New Hampshire President Donald Trump will hit the campaign trail again Thursday in New Hampshire, where the second primary vote for his Democratic challengers will be held in six months....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's shares....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Luxury automakers from Bugatti to Pagani to debut new cars at Pebble Beach More than a dozen different luxury brands, including Acura, BMW, Bugatti, Mercedes-Benz and Pininfarina, are showing off their latest concept and production models at Pebble Beach car week, many of them making their world debuts....
12:34, 2019-08-16

FDA proposes new graphic warnings to display on cigarette packs Congress instructed the FDA to require graphic warnings on cigarettes as part of the 2009 Tobacco Control Act. The tobacco industry successfully fought the initial labels, forcing the FDA to try again....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Conspiracy Theories Can Have Dangerous Consequences. Here’s Why Experts Say We Can No Longer Ignore Them Conspiracy theories, both powerful and enduring, can wreak havoc on society. In recent years, fringe ideas prompted a gunman to storm a Washington, D.C. pizzeria and may have motivated another to fatally shoot 11 worshippers inside a Pittsburgh synagogue. They are also largely to blame for a worldwi...
12:34, 2019-08-16

Gibraltar releases Iranian supertanker despite U.S. plea Gibraltar’s chief minister said that he had requested the ship’s release after receiving assurances from Iranian authorities on the vessel’s destination....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Trump, Israel and a global right-wing project Pushed by Trump, Israel barred two Democratic lawmakers from traveling to the country. But they have a fewer qualms about welcoming far-right, ethno-nationalist politicians....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Reps. Omar and Tlaib join a list of prominent figures barred by Israel Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar aren't the first politicians to be barred from entering the country. Here are other prominent figures blacklisted by Israel....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Chinese military buildup near Hong Kong stokes fears of intrusion U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping to find a solution to ongoing unrest in Hong Kong, amid fears Beijing is preparing for a possible military intervention....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Ethics board rules Trudeau exerted improper influence in SNC-Lavalin scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau exerted improper political influence by pressuring a former justice minister to drop an investigation into contractor SNC-Lavalin, an ethics board ruled Wednesday....
12:34, 2019-08-16

Zac Brown loses bid to limit public access to his home in Alaska Country singer Zac Brown asked to remove easements allowing access along his Alaska property, but the bid was rejected by a local planning commission.        ...
12:34, 2019-08-16

General Electric shares tank following accusation of 'bigger fraud than Enron' Share price plummets as Madoff whistleblower Harry Markopolos claims company is engaging in $38bn accounting fraudThe whistleblower who exposed Bernard Madoff’s Ponzi scheme has accused General Electric of wide-scale fraud, sending the US conglomerate’s share price into a tailspin. Related: European...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Group to tout bleach-based ‘miracle cure’ at upstate New York 'seminar' Attendants could be given the powerful bleach, just days after FDA put out its strongest warning about the ‘miracle mineral solution’Advocates of a “medicine” called MMS will gather in a hotel in upstate New York on Saturday to promote what they claim to be a miracle cure for cancer that is in fact ...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Six ways to bring the American Dream back from the dead From cutting student debts to index-linking the minimum wage, the dream can be rebuiltIt is time to admit that the “American Dream” is dead. Its underlying conditions – strong, consistent economic growth and a meritocracy structured to keep the rich from gaming the system – no longer hold true.Nonet...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Winning British triathletes disqualified after crossing line hand-in-hand • Learmonth and Taylor-Brown stripped of Tokyo ‘victory’• Compatriot Holland third at Tokyo 2020 test eventFor the British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown it should have been a moment of pure triumph. Throughout a key Olympic Games test event in Tokyo they had matched each oth...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Whatever happened to author Dorothy West? Writing alongside Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes, West was the last surviving member of the Harlem Renaissance. Diana Evans asks: why were her books overlooked for so long?Little sister” to Zora Neale Hurston. “The Kid” and would-be wife of Langston Hughes (he didn’t say yes). Rediscovered a...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Republican party condemns Steve King – but where's the outrage over Trump? Critics say the effort to dump King glosses over Trump’s conduct and fails to tackle a problem more pervasive than the GOP admitsRepublican leaders piled on quickly following the latest outrageous remarks by Steve King, the longtime Iowa congressman and perceived bigot whom the party has been trying...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Vehicle drives into protesters outside US detention centre – video A vehicle drove into a line of protesters outside a detention centre in Rhode Island on Wednesday. Dozens of people were protesting against the contract between US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and the Wyatt detention facility when a correctional officer swerved into the crowd. Officers ...
13:00, 2019-08-16

German MP sparks row after proposing an end to first-class rail travel Co-chair of leftwing Die Linke party says move would reduce overcrowding and save energyA leading leftwing politician has sparked a row in Germany by proposing the rail operator Deutsche Bahn scraps first-class carriages to reduce overcrowding and improve energy efficiency.Bernd Riexinger, the co-le...
13:00, 2019-08-16

David Schwimmer lookalike jailed for Blackpool thefts Millions spotted likeness of ‘habitual thief’ Abdulah Husseini, 36, to Ross in FriendsA lookalike of Friends actor David Schwimmer has been jailed for nine months for theft and fraud offences.Abdulah Husseini, 36, described in court as a “travelling, wandering, nomadic thief”, used a stolen bank car...
13:00, 2019-08-16

What is the 'salmon cannon' and how do the fish feel about it? A video showing a cannon shooting fish over a dam went viral – but how does it work? CEO and inventor of cannon has answers Earlier this week, a video shot through the Twitter feed fray with the velocity of a fish hurtling through a pneumatic tube.The short video (set to house music, strangely) is a...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Do idyllic southern plantations really tell the story of slavery? In these memorials to southern splendor, much of the history being told is devoid of the atrocities of slaveryIt is a picture of southern splendor: a grand oak tree dripping with Spanish moss, a manicured green lawn leading to a pristine pond. It only takes a moment for a group of mostly white touri...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Aston Martin's first utility vehicle key to sales growth plans The DBX, which arrives later this year, will be the biggest step yet in CEO Andy Palmer's campaign to win over buyers and regain investor confidence in the luxury automaker....
13:00, 2019-08-16

Over 1,200 health experts say pharmacare should be in federal election platforms They say comprehensive public medication programs have improved access and reduced costs everywhere they've been implemented and want to keep national pharmacare in Canada from becoming a partisan issue....
13:00, 2019-08-16

Evacuation of village near explosion of nuclear cruise-missile engine called off Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) In the wake of an apparent explosion of the nuclear-powered engine of an experimental cruise missile, the Russian government has reportedly evacuated residents of a nearby village. According to local media, residents of Nyonoska, the site of a Russian...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Warren won't support Sanders’ Washington Post-Amazon bias claims Sen. Elizabeth Warren won't support Sen. Bernie Sanders' recent claim that The Washington Post is biased against him because of his criticism of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos....
13:00, 2019-08-16

Philadelphia shootout: No evidence that suspect live-streamed gun battle with cops, police say The Philadelphia Police Department has not yet found any evidence that the suspected gunman who wounded six police officers during an hourslong standoff was live-streaming the gun battle. ...
13:00, 2019-08-16

| Israel to bar visit by two US congresswomen: ministry Israel said Thursday it will bar a planned visit by two US congresswomen who have supported a boycott of the country over its treatment of Palestinians, a decision in line with President Donald Trump's urgings....
13:00, 2019-08-16

| WATCH | Tears as Italy marks bridge disaster in shadow of political crisis Relatives and emergency workers wept at a ceremony marking a year since the Genoa motorway bridge collapse that killed 43 people, as Italy grapples with a political crisis sparked by far-right leader Matteo Salvini....
13:00, 2019-08-16

It feels bad being a good teacher in Fire Emblem: Three Houses Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Kevin Hart to star in a Meet The Parents-esque superhero movie According to Deadline, Kevin Hart is going to star in and produce a superhero comedy movie from Detective Pikachu writers Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit called Night Wolf. Deadline says it’s a “high concept” pitch, though, and that high concept is that Night Wolf is about a man (Hart) who meets his f...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Leah Remini's Scientology And The Aftermath finale to address assault accusations against Danny Masterson After three season, actress and activist Leah Remini is ending her docuseries, Scientology And The Aftermath. But she’s not going quietly: According to The Hollywood Reporter, the series will turn off its lights after a two-hour special that will feature footage of interviews with two of the women ...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Citing Economy, Trump Says That ‘You Have No Choice but to Vote for Me’ As the markets wobble over fears of a slowdown amid an escalating trade and currency war with China, the president defended policies that are rattling many businesses and investors....
13:00, 2019-08-16

Trump Is Said to Ask: Can We Buy Greenland? At a meeting last spring in the Oval Office, President Trump joked about buying Greenland for its resources, according to a person who was in attendance....
13:00, 2019-08-16

Overstock C.E.O. Takes Aim at ‘Deep State’ After Romance With Russian Agent Patrick Byrne said in an interview that he was still “quite fond” of Maria Butina, who is now in prison, and that she “should go home and be president of Russia one day.’’...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Beto O’Rourke’s New Approach to 2020: ‘Taking the Fight to Donald Trump’ After the shooting in El Paso, Mr. O’Rourke decided to abandon his focus on early primary states and more directly confront the president over immigration and gun control....
13:00, 2019-08-16

'Ready or Not': When your new in-laws are insane A woman is roped into a lethal game of 'Hide and Seek' with her husband's unhinged, wealthy family in this black comedy.        ...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Patrick Swayze's widow shares story about his abusive mother: She would lay into him Patrick Swayze's widow, Lisa Niemi, opens up about the late actor's troubled childhood in new documentary "I Am Patrick Swayze."        ...
13:00, 2019-08-16

Lexus RC F 2019 UK review Can £10k track pack turn this left-field alternative to the German fast coupe establishment into a must-buy? We get behind the wheel Mid-life revisions for Lexus’s offbeat two-door, driven on British bitumen for the first time and in range-topping RC F form. It’s difficult to find exclusivity in t...
13:34, 2019-08-16

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 16 August Classic 1990s wedge-shaped grand tourer with a BMW badge: a snip at £2995 Less than £3000 for a bona fide BMW performance icon? Just don't expect fuel costs to be as cheap If you think today’s 8 Series is an eyeful, its forebear of 1990 to 1999 made an even bigger splash. We found a 1999-reg 840...
13:34, 2019-08-16

Aston Martin launches bespoke garage design service Automotive Galleries and Lairs will create display and storage facilities centred around clients’ car collections Aston Martin’s bespoke personalisation outfit, Q by Aston Martin, has launched a new service to help owners create their ideal car storage facility. Automotive Galleries and Lairs, reve...
13:34, 2019-08-16

Toyota tests plug-in hybrid RAV4 SUV in new images Prototypes of a RAV4 with a charging port have been seen for the first time, with 2020 debut likely Toyota has been seen testing what appears to be a plug-in hybrid variant of the RAV4 SUV on European roads. At first glance, the prototype doesn't seem any different from the standard Honda CR-V riva...
13:34, 2019-08-16

In Honor of Steve Carell's Birthday, Here Are His Best Michael Scott Moments Happy birthday, Steve Carell! One of Hollywood's most beloved stars is set to make his highly anticipated return to TV in The Morning Show on AppleTV+ this fall opposite Jennifer......
13:34, 2019-08-16

Toast National Rum Day With This Saucy Merch 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......
13:34, 2019-08-16

Influencer Violet Benson Denies Involvement in Tyler Cameron's Love Triangle With Gigi Hadid and Hannah Brown If three's a crowd, then social media influencer Violet Benson isn't down for a party of four. After Violet, who runs the popular Instagram account "Daddy Issues,"......
13:34, 2019-08-16

"What Kind Of Petition Is This," Says Chief Justice On Article 370 Plea A legal challenge to the centre's decision to end special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 was adjourned by the Supreme Court today with Chief Justice of India saying the petition "has no......
13:34, 2019-08-16

Germany's Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission Several months after the EU's migrant rescue mission in the Mediterranean was suspended, Angela Merkel has called for the operation to be resumed once more. The operation was halted following pushback from Italy....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Indonesia ponders plan to move capital from Jakarta President Joko Widodo has asked parliament to sign off on a plan to move the nation's capital to Borneo island. Jakarta is one of the world's fastest sinking cities; a third of its land could be submerged by 2050....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Levi's, Wrangler vow to end rape culture in factories An investigation into denim manufacturing centers in Africa has unveiled systemic sexual abuse by local and foreign managers. Female garment workers suffered abuse, harassment, and retaliation if they spoke up....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Virgin Galactic unveils new spaceport mission control Space tourism takes another step towards reality with Virgin Galactic's mission control center. The facility aims to connect paying customers to the business of space travel before launching them into the final frontier....
13:34, 2019-08-16

July 2019 was the hottest month ever recorded, US agency confirms July was the hottest month since records began in 1880, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has confirmed. The heat also melted Arctic Sea ice to record lows....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Stock market seesaws as recession fears mix with upbeat data Stocks rose in choppy trading on Thursday but then fell back again as investors tried to balance strong July retail sales data and Walmart’s upbeat results with continuing concerns about the economy slipping into recession. Before 10 a.m., the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 58.86 points, or 0.2...
13:34, 2019-08-16

Alibaba delays Hong Kong listing due to protests: sources Chinese e-commerce platform Alibaba is weighing a delay to its listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange due to massive anti-China protests that have shuttered the airport and captivated the world. The Chinese online retailer had been working toward a September listing on the Hong Kong exchange as rec...
13:34, 2019-08-16

Apple Says Battery Lockdown on Select iPhone Models Is a Safety Measure Apple has responded to the battery lockdown issue on iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR, saying that it has done this to ensure that battery replacement is done properly....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Actor Michael Madsen pleads no contest to DUI “Reservoir Dogs” actor Michael Madsen has pleaded no contest to misdemeanor drunken driving after crashing his SUV into a pole in Malibu, California, in March...
14:00, 2019-08-16

Viral: Teen Claims She Used Smart Fridge To Tweet – But Did She Really? A resourceful teenager claims she used her family's smart fridge to tweet after her mother confiscated her phone. The Twitter user, named Dorothy, tweeted last week to say that her mother had barred......
14:00, 2019-08-16

Spectacular Bamboo Treehouse That Sits In A Jungle Is Available To Rent Tucked away in the lush jungles of Indonesia is a treehouse that is every Instagrammer's dream. Crafted entirely out of locally-grown Asper bamboo, the Aura House sits on top of the Ayung River Gorge......
14:00, 2019-08-16

This Gigantic Whirlpool Is A Skylight And Rain Collector A massive whirlpool, located at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, makes for one of its central attractions. The large whirlpool forms inside a 70-foot diameter acrylic bowl and serves as......
14:00, 2019-08-16

How A Comedian Expertly Shut Down Attempts To Extort Her Over Topless Pic In April, American comedian and actress Whitney Cummings accidentally posted a topless photo on Instagram and quickly deleted it. The 36-year-old revealed in a series of tweets on Monday that she had......
14:00, 2019-08-16

Scientists Are Attempting To Open A Portal To A Parallel Universe The idea of parallel universes has captivated the imagination of scientists, novelists and screenwriters for decades. Now, researchers in Oak Ridge National Laboratory in eastern Tennessee are trying......
14:00, 2019-08-16

Rockwell Collins tapped for E-2D Hawkeye trainer systems The U.S. Navy awarded a $31 million contract to Rockwell Collins for an E-2D Hawkeye Integrated Training System III Weapons System Trainer and an aircrew procedures trainer....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Chips and cheese: Google's latest doodle honors Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos On Thursday, Google paid tribute to Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos, who was born on this day 124 years ago.       ...
14:00, 2019-08-16

U.K. Lawmaker Rejects Jeremy Corbyn’s Call to Lead Caretaker Government Mr. Corbyn made the proposal with the aim of stopping a no-deal Brexit, but the leader of the Liberal Democrat Party said he could not be Britain’s leader because he would not command a majority in the House of Commons....
14:00, 2019-08-16

U.S. Seeks to Reassure Afghan Military Amid Uncertainty Over a Peace Deal The leader of the American and NATO missions in Afghanistan denied reports that support was being pulled back in anticipation of an agreement with the Taliban....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Banking: Argentina is back where it started When Mauricio Macri won the last presidential election in 2015, the future for Argentina’s banks looked rosy: a spate of international debt and equity deals confirmed the optimism. No one who participated in those deals – including Galicia’s CEO Fabián Kon – thought the country would soon be ba...
14:00, 2019-08-16

China's Minmetals says to close rare earth unit after pollution violations The rare earths arm of state-owned China Minmetals Corporation said one of its units would halt production with immediate effect from Thursday after failing to rectify a series of environmental offences....
14:00, 2019-08-16

Zogby: ‘Poor performances’ of Democrats boost Trump’s approval to 51%, up with blacks and Hispanics President Trump’s approval rating has edged up, driven by long-term confidence in his economy and boosted by the lackluster performances of the two dozen Democrats trying to beat him in the 2020 election, according to the latest Zogby Analytics poll....
14:34, 2019-08-16

Five Places to Visit in Greenville, S.C. One of the Upcountry city’s most intriguing areas is West Greenville, an enclave that has been transformed into an artistic and entrepreneurial district....
14:34, 2019-08-16

Swinson agrees to meet Corbyn as temporary PM plan branded 'ridiculous' Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has agreed to meet with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn "in the coming days" after his proposal to become caretaker prime minister to block a no-deal Brexit received a mixed response....
14:34, 2019-08-16

Laura Carmichael: I'm so lucky to have fallen in love while filming Downton Abbey Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael says the show has "changed all of her life" by introducing her to "wonderful friends" - including partner Michael Fox....
14:34, 2019-08-16

Diabetes Diet: This Quinoa And Black Bean Salad Is An Ideal Meal For Stable Blood Sugar Level Diet for diabetes: The management of diabetes relies largely on lifestyle and diet modifications. It is imperative for diabetics to give up sugary foods and include foods with low glycaemic......
15:00, 2019-08-16

T-Mobile again wins a gold star from JD Power for its customer service T-Mobile likes to pride itself on being an “Un-carrier” among its wireless industry peers, which stems from its belief that it has far and away better customer service than the other guys and as such isn’t really a carrier in the traditional sense. Indeed, customers will no doubt a...
15:00, 2019-08-16

England vs Australia 2nd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere Australia really picked off in the 2nd Ashes Test at Lord's where they left off at Edgbaston. They appear to have England right where they want them...for now, at least. It's easy to keep track with the next twists and turns of the cricket by following this guide to watching an England vs ...
15:00, 2019-08-16

Apple says it supports 2.4m jobs in the US Apple as released new findings that claim it supports as many as 2.4 million jobs in the US and is on pace to directly contribute £350 billion to the American economy by 2023.Across its supply chain, Apple says it deals with 9,000 supplier in the US, spending $60 billion and supporting 450...
15:00, 2019-08-16

New Samsung phone leak points to whopping 108MP camera – but is it real? After Samsung showed off its 64MP and 108MP camera sensors the race was on for a smartphone to actually release with the super-powered sensors, and according to a new leak, we could know the names of each.This leaks come from Sudhanshu Ambhore, who posted on Twitter a graph showing the camera specs ...
15:00, 2019-08-16

Privacy watchdog investigating King's Cross facial recognition system The UK data and privacy watchdog has said it is launching an investigation into the use of facial recognition cameras at King's Cross in central London....
15:00, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong: Protesters cannot be allowed to drag territory into dangerous abyss, says China's UK ambassador China's ambassador to the UK has said protesters in Hong Kong cannot be allowed to drag the territory into a "dangerous abyss" amid continued clashes with police....
15:00, 2019-08-16

Stormzy praises Brampton Manor Academy after terrific A-level results day UK Grime star Stormzy has lauded a London school on Twitter, following reports a huge number of successful students from the school scored highly in their A-Levels....
15:00, 2019-08-16

Women's soccer players keep up fight for equal pay after talks break down The reigning women's World Cup champions said Thursday they will keep up the fight for equal pay after late-night mediation talks broke down with the U.S. Soccer Federation....
15:00, 2019-08-16

A recession will come. How bad will it be? About 40 million U.S. adults haven’t seen a single recession during their working lives. Almost as many, including most millennials, have seen only one since they turned 18....
15:00, 2019-08-16

Now the London Stock Exchange Is Back to Life, It’s Investigation Time Ex-Goldman banker David Schwimmer has laid down a big strategic marker since becoming CEO, but operational matters are the lifeblood of this business....
15:00, 2019-08-16

2019 Independence Day: Top Indian Two-Wheeler Brands As India marks its 72nd year of independence, we take a look at the top Indian two-wheeler brands which have made significant strides, not only in India, but across the world....
15:00, 2019-08-16

Children’s lives in Mediterranean Sea must take priority over politics, says UNICEF The fate of 130 children on board two rescue ships in the Mediterranean Sea should not be put at risk by political point-scoring, the UN said on Thursday, amid ongoing uncertainty about whether the vessels will be allowed to dock in Italy....
15:34, 2019-08-16

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 2: How to Swallow a Plateful of Opinions You know the old adage, “opinions are like assholes; everybody has one?” Well, apparently, the same holds true for diet plans—everyone is sure they have the answer and is insistent that theirs is the best one for you. So, after only two days of publicly sharing what could most accurately be describe...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Sam Darnold continues to look deserving of all the Jets’ hope ATLANTA — Yep. The dateline isn’t fake. And it isn’t from out in the suburbs, where the Mets salvaged one from the Braves. This is preseason football, and this devil went down to Georgia not looking for a soul to steal, but for a future to blossom. Because Sam Darnold is also here. This is......
15:34, 2019-08-16

Nets CEO Brett Yormark plans to step down The changing of the Nets’ hierarchy continues. It was reported earlier this week that Alibaba co-founder Joseph Tsai is close to signing a deal to buy the remaining 51% of the Nets from current majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov. Tsai, as first reported by The Post, is also expected to complete a deal...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Confused About Who Should Get the HPV Vaccine, and When? The CDC Has New Recommendations For its first few years on the market, the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine was approved only for young girls. Over time, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has broadened its approval to include boys, as well as adults up to age 45—allowing more people to get the cancer-preventing v...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Macy's teams up with Google to help run its warehouses One way Macy's is trying to improve its business stems from the work it's doing on the back end, at its more than a dozen fulfillment centers....
15:34, 2019-08-16

Why You Probably Shouldn't Book a Flight Through a Third-Party Travel Site Last month, scammers posing as Expedia stole thousands of dollars from travelers hoping to confirm or change their bookings over the phone. But booking flights with the real Expedia—and any other third-party site like Travelocity or Kayak—comes with certain (legal) risks, too....
15:34, 2019-08-16

These Are Our Readers' Four Favorite Airline Credit Cards The big takeaway from this week’s Co-Op is that the best airline credit card for you will depend largely on the airport you fly out of most. Live in Houston? You’ll probably want to start your search with a United or Southwest card. Atlanta? Go for a Delta card....
15:34, 2019-08-16

I've Driven Base Models All My Life And I Need Something Nicer! What Car Should I Buy? Brandon lives in Indiana and has owned only base model cars. He wants to treat himself to something a bit nicer. He needs to rack up high mileage and has up to twenty grand to spend on a quality used commuter car with some upgrades. What car should he buy?...
15:34, 2019-08-16

How You'll Know a Recession Is Coming Everyone seems to be using the dreaded R word—recession—this week as the stock market looks topsy turvy, bond yields go bonkers, and the trade war drags on. But those events don’t mean that a recession will take place tomorrow. It may not even take place next month, in the next six months, or even n...
15:34, 2019-08-16

See What Children's Rashes Look Like on Darker Skin With 'Brown Skin Matters' If you’ve ever seen something unusual on your kid’s skin, you’ve likely turned to the internet for guidance as you anxiously wait for an appointment with your pediatrician. On health education sites, you’ll find images of every common dermatological condition, including eczema, hand-foot-and-mouth d...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Tiger Woods looks far better at BMW Championship than he did at Northern Trust From first tee through 18th green in Wednesday’s BMW Championship pro-am at Medinah Country Club, Tiger Woods walked and played without restriction.        ...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Another Familiar Face Will Return for Agents of SHIELD's Last Season Kevin Hart is joining a superheroic comedy. Neill Blomkamp has departed the new RoboCop movie. Pennywise gets snacking in more new It Chapter Two footage. Plus, what’s to come on Fear the Walking Dead and Pennyworth, and we have a mighty need for today’s return of Invader Zim. Spoilers now!Read more...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Donald Trump is Floating the Idea of Buying Greenland to Anyone and Everyone According to a story from the Wall Street Journal on Thursday, President Donald Trump has repeatedly asked his top aides “with varying degrees of seriousness” how he could buy Greenland. Setting aside the fact that this story posits that Manhattan as “the world’s most famous island,” we don’t have t...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Zimbabwe police round up protesters as opposition denounces 'fascist' government Zimbabwe police combed Harare's streets rounding up suspected opposition supporters on Friday, enforcing a clampdown on dissent after using batons and water cannon to break up a protest that authorities had declared illegal....
15:34, 2019-08-16

German finance minister Scholz to run for SPD leadership German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz will run for the leadership of the Social Democrats, a spokeswoman said on Friday, joining a race to revive the party's popularity sinking since it entered a coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives....
15:34, 2019-08-16

Seamen kidnapped off Cameroon's coast: sources A number of seamen have been kidnapped after an attack on their vessel off the coast of Cameroon in West Africa's piracy-plagued Gulf of Guinea, a source in the Cameroonian army and a source at the major port of Douala said on Friday....
15:34, 2019-08-16

British policeman killed investigating burglary, PM Johnson shocked British police launched a murder investigation after an officer was killed in southeast England, the latest in a spate of violent crimes that has forced new Prime Minister Boris Johnson to pledge to do more to protect law and order....
15:34, 2019-08-16

'Nobody is not afraid': Chernobyl pilot recalls his fear 33 years ago More than three decades after he flew his helicopter above the radioactive volcano that was Chernobyl's nuclear reactor number four, the site of the world's worst nuclear accident, Mykola Volkozub recalls how he feared for his life....
15:34, 2019-08-16

Bruce Springsteen Holds the Key to Salvation for a British Teen in Blinded By the Light Bruce Springsteen has been a worldwide, stadium-filling superstar for so long now that it’s easy to forget that many of us first heard his music in far more intimate settings, spinning on a record player late at night or rushing through a set of earphones like a private, secret symphony. Blind...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Sister of cop who killed himself says she warned NYPD: ‘Blood is on you’ The sister of NYPD cop Robert Echeverria, who killed himself at his Queens home Wednesday, said she warned the department that her brother was unstable and might shoot himself if they didn’t try to stop him. Eileen Echeverria — who lives in West Islip, Long Island — warned the NYPD’s Int...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Public begs NYPD to do something ‘drastic’ amid tide of suicides The NYPD and the city must act swiftly to stem the tide of officer suicides, Queens neighbors of the latest victim, Robert Echeverria, said Thursday. “It’s frightening. The Police Department needs to do something drastic,” said Juanita Bello, 71, who lives on Echeverria’s Laurelton block and knows t...
16:00, 2019-08-16

AG Letitia James issues subpoenas to institutions connected to Sackler family New York Attorney General Letitia James’ office has begun issuing subpoenas to financial institutions connected to the Sackler family in an effort to track the fortune they allegedly made by peddling addictive painkillers. The subpoenas target holding companies, Wall Street firms and individua...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Drunk driver gets up to 9 years for fatally hitting co-worker in Brooklyn Leonel Ortega-Flores pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in Brooklyn Supreme Court earlier this month and was sentenced Thursday to three to nine years in prison....
16:00, 2019-08-16

De Blasio holds press conference during Cuomo event he wasn’t invited to Gov. Andrew Cuomo came to Manhattan Thursday to announce a major domestic terrorism initiative, and while he invited City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Brooklyn Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, there was a New York official who notably wasn’t there — Mayor Bill de Blasio. Instead, de Blasio, pi...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Wag dogwalker who stole Manhattan couple’s pooch pleads guilty The Wag dogwalker who stole a Manhattan couple’s beloved Shih-Tzu-Yorkie to gift the pup to someone else will serve just 10 days of community service, a judge ruled at a plea deal Thursday. Christian Madriaga copped to felony burglary charges in Manhattan Criminal Court for swiping the pooch, ...
16:00, 2019-08-16

EU vs. Indonesia: Is it really a trade war? The European Union has slapped countervailing tariffs on imports of subsidized biodiesel from Indonesia. The southeast Asian country has threatened to retaliate but experts say counter tariffs could be self-destructive....
16:00, 2019-08-16

Indian government to ease Kashmir restrictions India says it will ease the restrictions on Kashmir after New Delhi decided to revoke Kashmir's autonomy. It comes as the UN Security Council decides whether to call an emergency meeting on Kashmir at Pakistan's request....
16:00, 2019-08-16

Israel approves US congresswoman's visit to West Bank Israel says Rashida Tlaib, who is of Palestinian origin, can now visit her family in the West Bank. She and fellow Democrat Ilhan Omar faced entry bans over their criticism of the Jewish-majority state....
16:00, 2019-08-16

Kyrgios smashes rackets and calls umpire 'a tool' in angry defeat "Nick Kyrgios was left furious as he smashed two rackets and called the umpire \"a tool\" in a bad-tempered defeat to Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters."...
16:00, 2019-08-16

26 Years Later, Here's A Deleted Scene From The Super Mario Bros. Movie As terrible as it was, the 1993 Mario Bros. movie has a cult following online, led by the dedicated team at SMBmovie.com, who have spent years cataloguing and uploading everything you’d ever want to know—and a lot of stuff you wouldn’t—about the film. In May, they hit paydirt: They got hold of an ol...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Fire Emblem Hacker Figures Out How To Have Tea Parties With Death Knight, Byleth, And Others When I fail to carry on a coherent conversation during a regular after-school hangout, I only have to worry about disappointing one of my precious anime children, all of who mean the whole entire world to me. On the other hand, if I bombed a tea party with the Death Knight, I’m worried that he might...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Apex Legends Players Are Teaming Up To Ruin Solo Mode Apex Legends’ limited-time solo mode provides an enjoyable change of pace from the frantic, team focused default. It’s a chance to be more tactical. Unfortunately, solo mode is being completely ruined by sneaky players coordinating to make unofficial teams....
16:00, 2019-08-16

President Trump Reportedly Wants to Buy Greenland. TIME Reported Similar Plans in 1947 News that President Donald Trump is interested in buying Greenland prompted mockery on Thursday when it was first reported by the Wall Street Journal. But it wouldn’t be the first time a President has sought to buy Arctic land from another country: In 1867, President Andrew Johnson bought Alas...
16:00, 2019-08-16

What Happens Next in the Hong Kong Protests Pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong rolled into their 11th week, but things took a dramatic turn after protestors decided to occupy Hong Kong’s airport earlier in the week, escalating matters considerably. Why It Matters: To recap, the initial round of Hong Kong protests were kicked off by the...
16:00, 2019-08-16

North Korea Says It Has No Plans to Restart Talks With Seoul (SEOUL, South Korea) — North Korea on Friday bluntly criticized South Korean President Moon Jae-in for continuing to hold military exercises with the U.S. and over his rosy comments on inter-Korean diplomacy, and said Pyongyang has no current plans to talk with Seoul. The statement by an unide...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Apple Puts the AR in 'Art' (and in 'Transparent Sky-Being') The company’s newly launched augmented-reality walks may only be available in five cities, but [AR]T Walk creates wildly ambitious deployments of public art....
16:34, 2019-08-16

China's Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging stations Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker, on Friday unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry....
16:34, 2019-08-16

Vietnam says Facebook steps up local content restrictions Facebook is restricting access to increasing amounts of content in Vietnam, a government official said on Thursday, as the Southeast Asian country ramps up a campaign to tighten access to the internet....
16:34, 2019-08-16

A ragged Federer stunned in Cincinnati; Djokovic advances Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in little over an hour, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he'd never faced at the Western & Southern Open. Novak Djokovic moved into the quarterfinals        ...
16:34, 2019-08-16

Joseph Tsai buys Barclays Center, becomes sole owner of Brooklyn Nets Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov has agreed to sell full ownership of Barclays Center and his 51% controlling interest in the Nets to Alibaba co-founder Joseph Tsai....
16:34, 2019-08-16

James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 sells for $6.4 million at Pebble Beach The car, one of just three surviving examples commissioned by Eon Productions for the early Bond films and fitted with all the M16Q Branch gadgets, was sold by RM Sotheby's during the Pebble Beach car week....
16:34, 2019-08-16

Small Miracles, Wrapped in Pancakes, at Let’s Makan The apam balik, a popular Malaysian snack, at this spot in the Chinatown of Manhattan, is dosa-thin, tender at the heart, crisp outside and worthy of accolades....
16:34, 2019-08-16

Aretha Franklin's rare pancreatic disease inspires new research funding One year after the singer's death, the Boston foundation that supports neuroendocrine tumor research has established the Aretha Franklin Fund.        ...
16:34, 2019-08-16

A year after Aretha Franklin's death, the Queen of Soul remains larger than life The accolades, tributes and celebrations have continued to flow in the 12 months since the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, died in Detroit.        ...
16:34, 2019-08-16

| WATCH | Zimbabwe police fire teargas, beat demonstrators after court bans opposition protest Riot police in Zimbabwe fired teargas and beat demonstrators during a crackdown on opposition supporters who have taken to Harare's streets despite a protest ban....
16:34, 2019-08-16

Microsoft isn’t working on a streaming-only Xbox right now Rumors may have pointed to Microsoft working on a cloud-centric Xbox console, but Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, has confirmed that is not that the case. In an interview, the executive told Gamespot that his team is "not working on a streaming-only cons......
16:34, 2019-08-16

Facebook told staff but not users about single sign-on risks, says court filing Plaintiffs in a court case against Facebook have argued that the social network knew about the security risks that lead to a major hack in 2018 but did not warn their users about them....
16:34, 2019-08-16

BMW revives 'lost' concept car Concept cars -- after making the auto show rounds -- typically end up in an automaker's museum. But in 1970, BMW lost a concept car -- it just disappeared. But with today's technology and a whole lot of will, the lost car is back....
16:34, 2019-08-16

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $50 on a Schlage Connect smart lock This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals here....
16:34, 2019-08-16

|Trump’soilsanctionsleaveRussianexporters$1bnricher US President Donald Trump’s sanctions against Iran and Venezuela have inadvertently increased demand for a Russian brand of crude oil, boosting revenues for the nation’s exporters....
17:00, 2019-08-16

|CityofCapeTownprocurementprocesshobblingconstructionsector-industrybody The slow tender and procurement processes of the City of Cape Town are further crippling property development and the construction sector in the city, claims the Western Cape Property Development Forum....
17:00, 2019-08-16

|JSEquicklyerasesearliergainstocloseweaker The JSE gave up earlier gains to close softer on Thursday as local sentiment remained largely bearish given weaker local and global economic fundamentals...
17:00, 2019-08-16

|UK’sCorbynplanscaretakergovernmenttoblockno-dealBrexit Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the UK’s opposition Labour Party, asked rival parties to support him as prime minister in a coalition to block Boris Johnson’s government from pursuing a no-deal Brexit....
17:00, 2019-08-16

|DisconnectbetweenbusinessandstatecontributedtoMarikanamassacre The Marikana massacre, in which 34 striking mineworkers were shot dead by police, was in part sparked by Lonmin's failure to build the 5 500 houses it promised workers, says Ralph Hamann....
17:00, 2019-08-16

Exclusive trailer: 'A Lifetime of Sundays' through the eyes of four NFL female owners The documentary produced by Jane Goodell sheds light on the women who played an integral part in the history of the NFL.        ...
17:00, 2019-08-16

Cloudflare's IPO filing warns investors of a disturbing 'risk factor': white supremacists Mike Blake/Reuters Cloudflare filed to go public on Thursday, and it listed its controversial former clients in the risk factors section of its filing. Cloudflare, a web protection service, once served a neo-Nazi website and 8chan, an online forum connected to three deadly mass shootings. Though Cl...
17:00, 2019-08-16

Disneyland Haunted Mansion 50th anniversary merchandise — what to buy Sunny Chanel / Business Insider The Haunted Mansion just turned 50. Disney released over 200 items to celebrate this milestone. One of the most beloved amusement park rides in the entire world, the Haunted Mansion has a cult-like following. During the anniversary events, Haunted Mansion fans waite...
17:00, 2019-08-16

Photos show the world's first solar road that's turned out to be a colossal failure because it's falling apart and doesn't generate enough energy In July, a French daily newspaper published a story saying the longest solar road in the world had failed. It's neither economically viable or energy efficient. Less than three years since the road opened, it's become cracked and damaged. Parts of the road have been demolished because they weren't s...
17:00, 2019-08-16

The companies disrupting the payments industry in major markets through digital This is a preview of the Global Payments Landscape report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Noncash payments are on the rise worldwide. As new players emerge to capitalize on consumer appetite for digital payment methods, three mature markets &mdash...
17:00, 2019-08-16

Take a look inside a glittering, $16 million penthouse in the hottest new San Francisco neighborhood that Facebook, Google, and Salesforce call home Katie Canales/Business Insider A new luxury apartment property spanning 56 floors in a glass high-rise in San Francisco is one of the newest additions to the city's skyline. The Avery sits in San Francisco's East Cut neighborhood, an area of the city that has seen multiple high-rise condo projects ...
17:00, 2019-08-16

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez laid out all the problems and weaknesses she sees in the Democratic Party YouTube Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told "Pod Save America" that congressional Democrats suffer from weak "internal communication." Ocasio-Cortez also said Democrats could benefit from having a more unified message moving forward as she spoke about some of the party's shortcomings ahea...
17:00, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong unveils $2.4 billion economic support package as protests weigh Hong Kong's government announced an economic support package worth $2.44 billion on Thursday as escalating political protests and the Sino-U.S. trade war weigh heavily on the Asian financial center....
17:00, 2019-08-16

Russia hails miracle after plane makes emergency landing in a cornfield Russians hailed a miracle on Thursday after a passenger plane carrying 233 people made an emergency landing in a corn field on the outskirts of Moscow after striking a flock of birds shortly after take-off....
17:00, 2019-08-16

WeWork Bond Prices Surge on Buyback Hopes WeWork’s debt is surging following the company’s S-1 filing for a proposed IPO, as investors bet the company could retire bonds before they mature in 2025....
17:00, 2019-08-16

How much you'll need to invest each month to retire with $2 million at age 20, 30, 40 and beyond Want to retire with $2 million? How much you'll need to save every month depends on your age. Whether you're 20 or 50, here's how to do it....
17:00, 2019-08-16

Canadian woman ‘shocked and distressed’ after fiance murdered in New Zealand A manhunt is underway after an Australian tourist was found dead in his van near the village of Gordonton, in the country's North Island, Friday morning....
17:34, 2019-08-16

Watch: Wisconsin police officer rescues raccoon from peanut butter jar A Wisconsin police department shared video of an officer nicknamed the "pet detective" rescuing a raccoon with a peanut butter jar stuck on its head....
17:34, 2019-08-16

Watch: Couple coordinates matching outfits every day for 68-year marriage A California couple approaching their 68th wedding anniversary shared an unusual secret to their long and happy union -- wearing matching outfits every day....
17:34, 2019-08-16

German soldiers to get free train travel German media has reported that the Bundeswehr will pay the national rail service Deutsche Bahn millions for the program. Both the army and the trains have been struggling with diminishing resources and reputations....
17:34, 2019-08-16

UN: Migrant deaths in Americas pass 500 in 2019 The International Organization for Migration says the number of migrant deaths in the Americas in 2019 has passed 500. Almost half of the deaths were recorded at the US-Mexican border....
17:34, 2019-08-16

Kolkata Man Sends Legal Notice To Producers Of Film On 'Gumnami Baba' A day after the teaser release of acclaimed Filmmaker Srijit Mukherji's latest venture 'Gumnaami', based on the recluse 'Gumnami Baba', who many believed was the freedom fighter Netaji Subhash Chandra......
17:34, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong On Brink Of Recession As Trade War, Political Protests Escalate Hong Kong is on the verge of its first recession in a decade as increasingly violent anti-government protests scare off tourists and bite into retail sales in one of the world's most popular shopping......
17:34, 2019-08-16

Lucknow Cops Again Stall Magsaysay Award Winner's Kashmir Protest Plan A Magsaysay Award-winning social activist has been confined to his house in Lucknow this evening by the city police, over a planned demonstration to protest against the scrapping of Jammu and......
17:34, 2019-08-16

Germany's Nextmove cancels Tesla order, citing quality issues German car rental firm Nextmove has canceled the bulk of a 100-vehicle order from Tesla worth 5 million euros ($5.54 million) over quality problems with the Model 3, it said on Friday....
17:34, 2019-08-16

BMW's CEO urges staff to narrow sales gap with Mercedes BMW's new chief executive urged employees to embrace change and to find innovative ways to help the Bavarian carmaker overtake rival Mercedes at a time when demand for luxury cars is waning....
17:34, 2019-08-16

Weight of history: Chongqing Steel and China's state sector dilemma A year and a half ago, Chongqing Iron and Steel Corp (CISC) , China's oldest steelmaker, was rescued from the brink of bankruptcy in a deal hailed as a shining example of how struggling state companies can be revamped....
17:34, 2019-08-16

Delta Sues Chatbot Provider Over 2017 Breach The airline is suing an artificial-intelligence company that powered a chatbot on its website, accusing it of lax cybersecurity that caused a 2017 data breach. The unusual lawsuit highlights the sensitive relations between companies that have been hacked and their business partners....
18:00, 2019-08-16

Hackers Subvert Security Checks Like the Browser Padlock Recent attacks have shown that cybercriminals have co-opted techniques and tools that people commonly use to distinguish real communications and websites from fake ones, such as the padlock in a browser window....
18:00, 2019-08-16

The Indoor Farmer Who Wants to Remake Appalachia's Agriculture Jonathan Webb, the founder of a startup called AppHarvest, is building a 60-acre greenhouse in an economically distressed part of Kentucky. Will his high-tech approach help fix the flaws of the U.S. food system?...
18:00, 2019-08-16

Liverpool backup keeper injured in celebration Liverpool is facing a goalkeeping crisis ahead of a Premier League trip to Southampton after Adrian was injured by a supporter during the UEFA Super Cup celebration Wednesday....
18:00, 2019-08-16

Black, Hispanic patients underrepresented in cancer trials, raises concern about drug efficacy Between 2008 and 2018, fewer than 8 percent of cancer trials in the United States had participation from white, Asian-American, black and Hispanic patients all at once....
18:00, 2019-08-16

Methadone treatment during pregnancy doesn't hurt newborn, study suggests Treating a pregnant woman who suffers from opioid addiction has no more harmful impact on the newborn compared to receiving no treatment at all, a new study says....
18:00, 2019-08-16

Warning signs for Sanders as Warren sees polling surge, in 2020 race shake-up More polling evidence emerged this week that Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts may be eclipsing Bernie Sanders for second place in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, a development sure to rattle the already agitated campaign of the senator from Vermont. ...
18:00, 2019-08-16

Lindsey Graham supports Israel barring Omar, Tlaib, says there needs to be 'consequences' for supporting BDS Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., Thursday defended Israel’s decision to bar Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., from visiting the country for a scheduled visit this weekend, saying there needs to be consequences for their support of the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions mo...
18:00, 2019-08-16

Painting of Bill Clinton in blue dress and heels was inside Jeffrey Epstein's NYC mansion: report A large painting of former President Bill Clinton wearing a blue dress similar to that of Monica Lewinsky’s and red heels was found hanging in the New York City mansion of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, who recently died in an apparent suicide, according to several reports....
18:00, 2019-08-16

Mike Tyson says he smokes $40,000 worth of weed every month, which must get him really high There’s a certain novelty that surrounds Mike Tyson today. After the heavyweight boxer retired in 2005, he publicly spoke about how much of a shitbag he’d been in the past, admitting to USA Today: “My whole life has been a waste—I’ve been a failure.” Back then, he tended to around 350 pigeons in Pho...
18:34, 2019-08-16

After a decade of discourse, (500) Days Of Summer is basically the Fight Club of rom-coms The most memorable sequence of (500) Days Of Summer plays out in split screen, with one side capturing the romanticized expectations of how a party will go and the other side depicting the disappointing reality. It’s an aching gut punch of a scene that uses the language of cinema to encapsulate a fe...
18:34, 2019-08-16

'The small car market is facing an ownership revolution' Opinion 15 Aug, 2019 With small cars getting increasingly more expensive, owners are turning more to PCP deals to get the best value, says John McIIroy...
18:34, 2019-08-16

Illegal driving instructor complaints rarely result in conviction News 15 Aug, 2019 DVSA data reveals 961 complaints have been made about unqualified driving instructors since 2014, but just 18 convictions have been secured...
18:34, 2019-08-16

Iran Says It Has Made "No Commitment" For Release Of Tanker In Gibraltar Iran has made no commitments to gain the release of its tanker from detention in Gibraltar, an Iranian government spokesman was quoted as saying on Friday, reiterating that Grace 1 was never bound for......
18:34, 2019-08-16

70-Year-Old Bony Elephant Was Paraded In Sri Lanka. She Later Collapsed Sri Lanka Friday ordered an investigation after a skeletal 70-year-old elephant was paraded at a high-profile Buddhist pageant in a move criticised as cruelty to the ailing animal....
18:34, 2019-08-16

China Intervention Not Needed: Hong Kong Police On Pro-Democracy Protests Hong Kong's police are confident they have the resources to continue battling pro-democracy protesters, even if violence escalates further, pouring cold water on concerns that the authoritarian......
18:34, 2019-08-16

Malaysia To Question Zakir Naik For Comments Against Malaysian Hindus Malaysian authorities will summon controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for questioning after he allegedly made racially sensitive remarks in the multi-ethnic nation, the government said on......
18:34, 2019-08-16

Fake Snow To Rescue As Climate Change Forces Ski Stations To Innovate Once deep in powder this time of year, Chile's ski stations are fighting the ravages of climate change and pollution that have brought less and less snow to the central Andes....
18:34, 2019-08-16

Binotto: Vettel still focused on goal of winning F1 title at Ferrari Mattia Binotto is convinced Sebastian Vettel remains focused on becoming Formula 1 world champion with Ferrari, despite the team's 2019 setbacks and Vettel's supposed disillusionment with grand prix racing...
18:34, 2019-08-16

How do vaginal bacteria naturally protect against chlamydia? For the first time, scientists have reported how certain types of microbiome can help cells in the vagina and cervix defend against chlamydia infection....
18:34, 2019-08-16

Hong Kong's police describe their side of the protests On Thursday, more than two months into the worst unrest this city has seen in decades, senior police officers invited a group of journalists to the towering police headquarters in Hong Kong's Wan Chai district. In the first face-to-face background briefing of its kind with reporters, commanders spok...
18:34, 2019-08-16

Corephotonics lawsuit portrays ‘innovative’ Apple as a devious copycat A small Israeli company claims Apple stole its patented camera technologies for iPhones, and unlike patent trolls, it has a credible, cringe-worthy story.Read More...
18:34, 2019-08-16

IBM-Unilever blockchain pilot cuts wasteful ad spend A pilot that uses blockchain to reduce online advertising waste reclaimed 2-3 percentage points of spend, according IBM CMO Michelle Peluso.Read More...
18:34, 2019-08-16

Epic added the hated mechs to 'Fortnite' so more players could win When Fortnite's Season X started two weeks ago, developer Epic Games introduced a new mechanic that significantly changed how matches play out. The two-player B.R.U.T.E. mechs caused uproar, with many players suggesting the machines are overpowered.......
18:34, 2019-08-16

Dollar firms, stocks soar on ECB rate cut expectations The dollar strengthened while U.S. and European stocks surged on Friday amid growing expectations the European Central Bank will cut interest rates to stimulate the economy and after China said it plans to boost disposable income to spur consumption....
19:00, 2019-08-16

Wall Street extends gains on German stimulus hope U.S. stocks rose on Friday and were on track to end a bruising week on a positive note, bolstered by hopes of more stimulus from central banks to perk up slowing growth....
19:00, 2019-08-16

MLB roundup: Harper's slam caps Phils' stunning rally over Cubs Bryce Harper hit a walk-off grand slam into the second deck in right field off Derek Holland in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally the host Philadelphia Phillies past the Chicago Cubs 7-5 on Thursday....
19:00, 2019-08-16

U.S. safety agencies investigate plane crash involving racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr Two U.S. safety agencies are investigating the crash of a small plane in Tennessee on Thursday that was carrying retired racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., his wife and daughter, officials said....
19:00, 2019-08-16

Osaka survives Hsieh to reach quarters in Cincinnati World number one Naomi Osaka survived a tough test against Hsieh Su-Wei and eked out a 7-6(3) 5-7 6-2 victory to reach her first ever quarter-final at the Cincinnati Masters on Thursday....
19:00, 2019-08-16

MLB notebook: Yanks' Stanton eyes September return New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton is slated to return from the injured list in September, general manager Brian Cashman told The Athletic on Thursday....
19:00, 2019-08-16

One of the most anticipated Android flagships of 2019 was just spotted in the wild The closer we get to the holiday season, the more flagship smartphones will hit stores. The Galaxy Note 10 is the early exception, as Samsung wants it in stores as fast as possible before the next iPhone arrives. But all the other ones will drop in September and October, with Apple’s iPhone 11...
19:00, 2019-08-16

Hidden gestures you didn’t know about make switching Google accounts so much easier Many people who use Google services have more than one account, which means they always have to pay attention and use certain apps with specific accounts. The easiest example is using Gmail for work. If the company you work for gives you a Gmail-based email account, then you probably switch between ...
19:00, 2019-08-16

Apple’s new iOS 13 beta software just revealed the iPhone 11’s exact launch date Remember when the biggest iPhone leaks came from Apple’s supply chain? Well, in an odd turn of events, some of the biggest iPhone leaks over the past few years have come directly from Apple. Case in point: the recent beta of iOS 13 strongly suggests that Apple will unveil its iPhone 11 lineup ...
19:00, 2019-08-16

The Rise of Hand-Me-Down Inc. The garage sale is becoming big business as The RealReal and other upstarts feast on the emerging appeal of secondhand clothes, shoes and accessories....
19:00, 2019-08-16

The 15 most-watched shows this week across Netflix, Amazon, and other platforms By one reckoning, the most-watched show this week across all the major platforms — from Netflix to Hulu, Amazon, and HBO — was one that offers up an irreverent twist on the superhero genre. Amazon’s new series The Boys imagines what might happen when the most powerful beings abuse...
19:34, 2019-08-16

Seth Meyers on Trump: 'Lying for him is as natural as breathing' Late-night hosts covered Trump ‘freaking out’ over a possible recession and his attempts to shift blame over the economyLate-night hosts discussed the possibility of an impending recession and how Donald Trump is already trying to shift blame. Continue reading......
19:34, 2019-08-16

Americans are more in debt than ever and experts say 'money disorders' may be to blame "Money disorder" is an umbrella term for reoccurring issues people have with money. They involve issues like compulsive buying, money hoarding and pathological gambling....
19:34, 2019-08-16

Love your lawn: how to choose the right lawnmower for your outside space Whether you have a garden to rival a football pitch or a small space with just enough room for a table and chairs — here is how to choose the right lawnmower....
19:34, 2019-08-16

Eagles lose yet another quarterback, Cody Kessler, to injury as Carson Wentz sits out A week after Nate Sudfeld suffered a broken wrist, the Eagles had another quarterback leave a preseason game when Cody Kessler suffered a concussion.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-16

Controversial Raiders receiver Antonio Brown put best 'feet' forward in pregame workout After an impressive pregame workout on Thursday, Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown is hopeful that he will return to training camp practice soon.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-16

Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins suffers torn ACL Four-time NBA All-Star DeMarcus Cousins, who signed with the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, suffered a torn ACL this week.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-16

Winning triathletes disqualified for holding hands to cross finish line British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown were disqualified for holding hands as they crossed the finish line together.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-16

Facial recognition scanners are already at some US airports. Here's what to know The next time you go to the airport, you might notice something different during the security process: A machine scanning your face.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-16

The Google Assistant now lets you annoy your family members with assignable reminders Do you sometimes have to nag your significant other to take out the trash on Monday night? Now, you can do so in a more passive-aggressive way by sending them a reminder through the Google Assistant instead of in person. “Hey Google, remind Alex to take out the trash at 8pm,” is all it takes. ...
20:00, 2019-08-16

Trump says he has 'no' fear China trade war could lead to recession President Trump said Thursday that he had no fear that Chinese economic retaliation in the ongoing trade war would lead to a recession in the U.S. He argued that China was unlikely to retaliate in the first place and it would do more damage to itself if it did....
20:00, 2019-08-16

Stephanie Grisham ridicules Scaramucci: 'His feelings just seem to be hurt' White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham slammed former staffer Anthony Scaramucci for his recent criticism of President Trump during her Wednesday night appearance on Eric Bolling's show....
20:00, 2019-08-16

How much does it cost to get your kid into college? It could be a whole lot Parents wanting to get their kids into college may end up paying a lot for tutors, sports and music lessons, but there are shortcuts        ...
20:34, 2019-08-16

You Can Make Chick-fil-A-Style Chicken Nuggets at Home Chick-fil-A is known for two things: surprisingly addictive chicken and problematic politics. To enjoy the former and avoid involvement in the latter, a DIY recipe is needed. Most people think the key to making Chick-fil-A’s iconic poultry lies in a pickle juice brine, but if you look at the ingredi...
20:34, 2019-08-16

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their weekly Spotify Discover playlist. But if you need more ways to find music, here are some ideas, taken from Twitter users, my colleagues at Lifehacker’s pu...
20:34, 2019-08-16

The best portable solar battery charger By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to portable solar battery cha......
20:34, 2019-08-16

Latino celebrities in U.S. issue plea to 'speak out loudly against hate' Actresses Eva Longoria, America Ferrara and more than 200 other Latino artists and civil rights leaders on Friday penned a letter of support to the Latino community in the United States after a mass shooting in Texas and immigration raids in Mississippi....
20:34, 2019-08-16

Thirteen U.S. states sue over new rule to limit legal immigration A coalition of 13 U.S. states sued President Donald Trump's administration on Wednesday, seeking to block a new rule that would drastically reduce legal immigration by denying visas to poor migrants....
20:34, 2019-08-16

When Good Boys Say Bad Words The filmmakers behind the new comedy “Good Boys,” about potty-mouthed sixth-graders, had to figure out how to handle stars who were too young to actually see the movie....
20:34, 2019-08-16

Steve King Is Having an All-Out Meltdown After Basically Condoning Rape and Incest If there’s anything resembling a silver lining to Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King’s deeply racist, intensely misogynist rantings, it’s that there’s very little subtext involved—no hidden meanings to parse, or deeper truths to uncover....
20:34, 2019-08-16

The Democrats Still Don't Understand the South The Intercept put out a piece on Thursday detailing Sen. Chuck Schumer’s so-far lackluster recruiting efforts for the Senate elections in 2020. Tucked into it is an anecdote about North Carolina which goes a long way towards explaining why the Democrats have lost so much ground in this state and the...
20:34, 2019-08-16

Trump Fat-Shamed His Own Supporter at Unhinged Rally in New Hampshire Look, I don’t know how else to say this: President Donald Trump made a dumb fat joke—accidentally aimed at one of his own supporters—after a small group of protesters interrupted his New Hampshire rally on Thursday night....
20:34, 2019-08-16

New York Times Staff Seems Pretty Fed Up With Dean Baquet's Explanations If The New York Times was a person, I would say that they were going through it. On Tuesday, a top editor in the Washington bureau was demoted after he couldn’t stop posting racist tweets. A print headline on Tuesday about Donald Trump’s statements on a weekend of mass shootings was criticized, as t...
20:34, 2019-08-16

Pilot Who Crash-Landed Plane Says He's No Hero, Gets Top State Honours Two Russian pilots safely landed an airliner carrying 233 people in a cornfield outside Moscow after striking a flock of birds, prompting the Kremlin to hail them as heroes who will receive top state......
21:00, 2019-08-16

US Lawmaker Rejects Israel's "Oppressive Conditions" To Visit West Bank Palestinian-American lawmaker Rashida Tlaib on Friday rejected Israel's offer to allow her to visit her grandmother in the West Bank, blasting the "oppressive conditions" set for the visit as......
21:00, 2019-08-16

Malaysia Says Can Revoke Zakir Naik's 'Permanent Resident' Status Malaysia can revoke the Permanent Resident (PR) status of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik should it be proven that his actions harmed the country's "well-being", the country's Prime Minister......
21:00, 2019-08-16

An iPhone case for the fried chicken fanatic in all of us Who wants hot and fresh fried chicken? “Hot” as in “trending,” and “fresh” meaning “new,” because this fried chicken isn’t edible it all. It’s a cellphone accessory. The Fried Chicken iPhone case, by Amazon tech gear retailer Bestosell, is ...
21:00, 2019-08-16

YouTube Combats Copyright Trolls With Content ID Policy Changes YouTube’s copyright protection system is kind of a mess. YouTube places much of the burden on content creators to dispute copyright claims, while rights holders can slap strikes or even seize revenue generated by videos after filing a claim, often before the YouTuber even has a chance to respond.Rea...
21:00, 2019-08-16

DJI's New Ronin Is a Remarkably Cheap Way to Shoot Like a Pro The concept behind a gimbal is surprisingly ancient—like Byzantium ancient. But in recent years, DJI has been building an increasingly useful arsenal of gimbals that stand to upend the traditional hierarchy of cinematography. The newest addition is the Ronin-SC, a handheld gimbal designed for mirror...
21:00, 2019-08-16

DCCC chief overhauls hiring operation after lawmaker outcry Rep. Cheri Bustos, chair of House Democrats’ campaign arm, is trying to hit the reset button after a tumultuous month — hoping to convince frustrated black and Latino lawmakers that she is taking diversity seriously while maintaining her focus on holding the House.Bustos (D-Ill.) notified members on...
21:34, 2019-08-16

House Dems subpoena Corey Lewandowski, Rick Dearborn in ongoing Trump obstruction probe The House Judiciary Committee on Thursday subpoenaed former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski and former top White House aide Rick Dearborn for details about their knowledge of potential obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump.The subpoenas — which demand public testimony on Sept. 17...
21:34, 2019-08-16

Independents Are Losing Confidence in the Economy. That’s Bad News for President Trump Republicans and independents are losing faith in the economy at the steepest rates of Donald Trump’s presidency, signaling more trouble for his efforts to make economic growth a centerpiece of his re-election campaign. The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index fell in August to its s...
21:34, 2019-08-16

El Paso Mayor Says President Trump Called Him a RINO During Visit to Comfort Shooting Victims El Paso’s Republican mayor said Donald Trump criticized him during the President’s visit to the Texas city last week in the wake of the mass shooting that killed 22 people. Mayor Dee Margo said he told Trump he was spreading “misinformation” about crime in the border town. Ma...
21:34, 2019-08-16

Skydiver miraculously survives 5,000-foot fall after parachute malfunctions An experienced skydiver in Quebec reportedly survived a fall of more than 5,000 feet last Saturday when her main parachute and reserve both malfunctioned. Denis Demers, who witnessed the incident at Parachutisme Adrénaline, around 40 miles northwest of Montreal, called it a “miracle,” according to t...
21:34, 2019-08-16

French ‘spiderman’ scales Hong Kong skyscraper amid mass protests French “spiderman” climber Alain Robert scaled a 68-story skyscraper in Hong Kong on Friday to hoist a flag symbolizing reconciliation between China and the territory....
21:34, 2019-08-16

There's a reason the future is more troubling than the past | Oliver Burkeman Bear this in mind as you follow the news in the coming months: no matter how terrible reality is, it can’t be as infinitely bad as you feared‘Whenever a friend succeeds, a little something in me dies,” Gore Vidal remarked memorably, perhaps riffing on a quotation usually attributed to Somerset Maugh...
21:34, 2019-08-16

Tell us: how have you reused your wedding dress? We want to hear if you opted for a non-traditional dress, or if you’ve repurposed it so you could wear it againWorn for the big day, gone tomorrow – for many people a wedding dress will be the single most expensive item of clothing they ever buy. It may also be the item of clothing they wear the lea...
21:34, 2019-08-16

'When I started selling eyebrow products, people thought I was crazy': how to make a billion in beauty At this year’s BeautyCon festival in LA, makeup moguls Huda Kattan and Anastasia Soare reveal what it takes to hit $1bnLast weekend, more than 200 brands and 20,000 beauty fans flocked to the Los Angeles Convention Center for BeautyCon, an annual festival that gives celebrities and brands the chance...
21:34, 2019-08-16

Dale Earnhardt Jr. to miss NBC broadcasting gig after family survives fiery crash landing Retired NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. is taking the weekend off from his NBC Sports broadcasting gig after he, his wife and young daughter were hospitalized following their plane's crash landing in Tennessee on Thursday....
21:34, 2019-08-16

Bronze age meals in the marshes – seasoned with parasitic worms Human faeces from 900BC Must Farm reveal widespread intestinal worm infectionThe clutch of homes that stood on stilts in the wetland fens of East Anglia were the envy of the local peasantry 3,000 years ago. But amid the remains of the grand wooden huts and the belongings of the well-to-do residents ...
21:34, 2019-08-16

Woodford crisis scuppers £1bn investment trust merger The crisis surrounding Neil Woodford, the former 'star' fund manager who has blocked investors from offloading their holdings in his flagship fund, has put paid to a merger between two London-listed finance companies....
21:34, 2019-08-16

Check out the gory, cringy images the FDA wants to put on cigarettes Enlarge / Sick kids, chest scars, and bloody urine are just some of the new warnings. (credit: FDA) The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday revealed 13 repulsive warnings it proposes adding to cigarette advertisements and packaging. The graphic warnings are intended to deter smoking. They inc...
22:00, 2019-08-16

The transformation of Mexico under leftist nationalist AMLO It was early April 2018. The Mexican presidential campaigns were heating up and Andrés Manuel López Obrador, running for the third time for the highest office in the land, sounded defiant. Donald Trump's foreign policy was "wrong," he told supporters at a rally in Ciudad Juárez, across the border fr...
22:00, 2019-08-16

Abortion retrial for Evelyn Hernandez begins again in El Salvador The retrial of a teenage rape victim will continue Friday in El Salvador, in a case that has drawn global attention to the country's strict anti-abortion laws....
22:00, 2019-08-16

Girl, 9, sues renowned Berlin boys choir over gender bias A 9-year-old girl is suing a centuries-old Berlin boys choir, arguing that her bid to join was only rejected because of her gender, in a case that has sparked debate over equal rights versus artistic freedom....
22:00, 2019-08-16

Athletic Bilbao vs Barcelona LIVE: La Liga 2019-20 live stream, commentary, TV, lineups, score prediction Barcelona kick off their title defence with a trip to face Athletic Bilbao - but the Spanish champions will have to find a way to win without Lionel Messi....
22:00, 2019-08-16

Josh Onomah in contention to make Fulham debut against Huddersfield after deadline day arrival New Fulham signing Josh Onomah is pushing to make his debut against Huddersfield on Friday as he bids to kickstart his career after leaving Tottenham....
22:00, 2019-08-16

An Apple insider with a stellar track record just leaked Apple Watch Series 5 details Ahead of the anticipated unveiling next month of the Apple Watch Series 5 models, the highly-regarded Apple analyst who’s almost never wrong is out with a new research note disclosing that the iPhone maker will stick with OLED display technology for the upcoming edition of the watch. When thos...
22:00, 2019-08-16

U.S. judge urges VW, SEC to resolve civil Dieselgate suit A federal judge in California on Friday urged the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Volkswagen AG to resolve a civil suit stemming from its Dieselgate emissions scandal....
22:00, 2019-08-16

Minor league baseball owner to meet with faith leaders amid rift with CAIR A minor league baseball owner who had refused to meet with a controversial, self-described Muslim civil rights group announced Friday he now plans to meet with “influential leaders of various faith communities.”...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Lockdown at Carondelet clinic lifted after man detained for shooting threat TUCSON – Carondelet Medical Group facility was placed on lockdown after it received a threat Friday morning, according to Tucson Poice Department. TPD said a man reportedly called the family practice at 630 N. Alvernon Way near Fifth Street to voice his concerns about not being able to set up ...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Happy birthday: Oldest woman in United States turns 115 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WCNC) — If anyone knows the secret to longevity, it would be 115-year-old Hester Ford. The Charlotte native quietly celebrated her birthday this past weekend with her family by her side. On her actual birthday, August 15th, Ford celebrated with the Charlotte community. The moment yo...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Learning what is fact and fiction about service animal laws TUCSON – The Arizona Center for Disability Law held a presentation on Thursday, Aug. 15 for the community to learn more about service animal laws. The session covered topics like taking service animals into a business and certain laws dealing with service animals. “People with disabiliti...
22:34, 2019-08-16

New details in officer involved shooting at Ft. Lowell Park TUCSON – Tucson Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Wednesday morning. It happened near Ft. Lowell Park in the 5700 block of East Glenn Street. According to Tucson Police, officers were speaking with an adult female, when an adult male started making suicidal th...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Pima County investigating falling bricks in downtown Tucson TUCSON – A building off Stone Avenue is causing concern to Pima County. They said bricks have been falling and could pose as a danger to pedestrians and drivers. The building serves as a workplace for Pima County legal workers. As you walk or drive downtown, you cannot miss it. “People c...
22:34, 2019-08-16

4 Your Health: Updated guidelines for managing chronic migraine in kids and teens Surgeons in Michigan say a statewide effort that reduces opioid prescribing has been successful without increasing patients’ pain. In just one year, 43 hospitals cut the number of pills they prescribed after nine common surgeries by nearly a third. But patient ratings for pain and satisfaction...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Creepy Dolls Leave Missouri Cities On Edge Two Missouri cities are caught up in one bizarre riddle. Stuffed dolls keep popping up in random places in Crystal City and Festus, and nobody seems to know why. “It is a little creepy,” says Tamera Pruett. “Dolls are just creepy in general to me. I don’t like them,” says Log...
22:34, 2019-08-16

July sets global record for hottest month ever NBC NEWS – It wasn’t your imagination. July was in fact the hottest month ever. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Thursday that July was the hottest month on record, with global temperatures averaging 62.13 degrees, which is 1.71 degrees above the 20th century...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Hundreds filed lawsuits under Child Victims Act in New York Jeffrey Eskridge has spent 42 years dreaming of the moment he’d be able to strike back at the Roman Catholic priest who he says raped him repeatedly as a teenager. He finally got his chance Wednesday with a Child Victims Act lawsuit filed in Kings County Supreme Court in Brooklyn. Attorney Jeff Ande...
22:34, 2019-08-16

12 arrested after protest at Pima County Jail TUCSON –Twelve protestors were arrested Wednesday night outside the Pima County Jail. Jail officials said they were protesting the arrest of Anthony Potter, who was arrested by University of Arizona Police Department for trespassing and several warrants. Officials say the protestors were “throwing f...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Israel prohibits Reps Omar, Tlaib from visiting country JERUSALEM (NBC NEWS) — Israel said Thursday it will bar two pro-Palestinian Democratic congresswomen from visiting the country, in a move that could strain relations between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Democrats in Washington. Reps. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan bot...
22:34, 2019-08-16

July 2019 officially Earth’s hottest month on record By Elisha Fieldstadt It wasn’t your imagination, July was in fact the hottest ever. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday announced that July 2019 was Earth’s hottest month on record, with global temperatures averaging 62.13 degrees, which is 1.71 degrees about ...
22:34, 2019-08-16

City, county officials celebrate completion of $19 million road project TUCSON – Tucson and Pima County officials will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday to celebrate the completion of the Valencia Road- Wilmot Road to Kolb Road improvement project. The ceremony will be from 9 to 10 a.m. at the southwest corner of Valencia and Kolb roads. City of Tucson and Reg...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Summer Youth Unemployment Rate Falls to Half-Century Low The unemployment rate for Americans between ages 16 and 24 ticked down to 9.1% in July from 9.2% a year earlier, the lowest such rate since July 1966, when youth unemployment was 8.8%, the Labor Department said....
22:34, 2019-08-16

Jeffrey Epstein Taught a Retail Legend a Hard Lesson: Be Careful Who You Trust L Brands’ founder Leslie Wexner, who accused the disgraced financier of stealing vast sums of money, recalls his father’s warning about too much optimism....
22:34, 2019-08-16

A Nigerian woman was arrested after beating a boy and locking him in a dog cage A woman who was videotaped beating a 10-year-old boy before locking him in a dog cage has been arrested in Lagos, a police spokesman told CNN Thursday....
22:34, 2019-08-16

Jay-Z's deal with NFL branded 'disgusting' by Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend Deal between league and rapper’s company Roc Nation has drawn criticism that it goes against Kaepernick’s calls for social justiceThe NFL was probably hoping they had solved their Colin Kaepernick problem. The sporting behemoth announced this week they were entering into a partnership with Jay-Z’s R...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Boris Johnson to head to Paris and Berlin in bid to break Brexit deadlock PM set to meet Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron ahead of next week’s G7 meetingBoris Johnson is expected to make a diplomatic dash to meet Emmanuel Macron in Paris and Angela Merkel in Berlin early next week as he seeks to break the Brexit impasse.The prime minister, who has yet to leave the UK to ...
22:34, 2019-08-16

'Always ask if there’s coffee in it': Mormon church stands by rule with new advice Church offers guidance to avoid unintentional rule-breaking, such as ‘the word coffee isn’t always in the name of coffee drinks’The Mormon church has renewed warnings to its younger members that there’s no grey area when it comes to the temptations of coffee – don’t drink it.“The word coffee isn’t a...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer expects Alexis Sánchez to play ‘a lot of games’ once fit • Manchester United manager backs struggling forward• Alexis Sánchez has underperformed since signing from ArsenalOle Gunnar Solskjaer has backed Alexis Sánchez to play “a lot of games” despite the striker’s disappointing form for Manchester United.Since signing in January 2018 from Arsenal the 30-y...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Norway halts Amazon fund donation in dispute with Brazil International concerns grow over deforestation surge since Jair Bolsonaro took powerNorway has followed Germany in suspending donations to the Brazilian government’s Amazon Fund after a surge in deforestation in the South American rainforest. The move has triggered a caustic attack from the country’...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Nora Quoirin’s family seek answers over girl’s death in Malaysia Relatives thank rescue workers but say they are struggling to understand eventsThe family of Nora Quoirin have said they hope to have “more answers to our many questions” about the death of their 15-year-old daughter in the Malaysian jungle.In their first statement since an autopsy concluded Nora pr...
22:34, 2019-08-16

NotJordanPeterson lets you generate uncannily realistic Jordan Peterson sound bites Love him or hate him, Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson has undeniably captivated the interest of supporters and critics alike, earning a reputation as a “rock star” academic – similarly to his colleague and debate rival Slavoj Zizek. Now he’s being replicated, by AI. While you can easily find h...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Sanchez keen on staying at Man United, says Solskjaer "Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Friday dismissed media reports that claimed Alexis Sanchez was keen on leaving the Premier League club before the European transfer window shuts next month."...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Neymar would be a bomb inside the Barcelona dressing room, says Stoichov "Former Barcelona star Hristo Stoichov has slammed the club\u0027s plans to sign Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain, saying the Brazilian would be a destructive influence."...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Maguire rejected colossal City contract to join United - Paper Round "Harry Maguire turned down £278,000 a week at Manchester City to join their rivals, Alexis Sanchez\u0027s massive contract is revealed, Adrian turned down an improved deal at West Ham and Jack Butland wants a European move. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Lampard is the perfect fit at Chelsea, says Rodgers "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard can overcome a tough start as a Premier League boss and is the \"perfect fit\" for the club who are now looking to promote young talent, his Leicester City counterpart Brendan Rodgers said on Friday."...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Oil Prices: Thar She Woes! A Slump Like A Melting Snow Hill At the end of July, the conventional wisdom saw higher prices for the crude oil market. Now see the chart and forecast that show why Elliott Wave analysis (rightly) saw otherwise....
23:00, 2019-08-16

Oil rises alongside equities, but downbeat OPEC outlook caps gains Oil prices on Friday rebounded from a two-day drop, alongside equities as expectations of further stimulus by central banks helped to ease recession concerns....
23:00, 2019-08-16

Anderson Cooper gets choked up when conversation with Stephen Colbert turns to grief Anderson Cooper, who lost mom Gloria Vanderbilt two months ago, became emotional during a sit-down with Stephen Colbert.        ...
23:00, 2019-08-16

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!,' 'The Walking Dead' fined by FCC over use of emergency-alert tones "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," "The Walking Dead" and two others were hit with more than $600,000 in FCC fines Thursday for misuse of emergency-alert tones.        ...
23:00, 2019-08-16

'The Voice': Gwen Stefani and boyfriend Blake Shelton are not fighting fair in her return Gwen Stefani teased her return to the 17th season of "The Voice," and by the looks of it, she's not playing fair with boyfriend Blake Shelton.        ...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Danny McBride: High-flying 'Gemstones' are 'like a band of outlaws' atop a ministry empire Danny McBride and John Goodman team up for HBO's 'The Righteous Gemstones,' which follows a family of lost souls who head a giant church ministry.        ...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Journeyman Andy Lonergan could get big chance in Liverpool’s goal • Veteran keeper will face Southampton if Adrián misses out• Lonergan has made 401 appearances for 10 different clubsFrom zero to hero? Andy Lonergan will certainly be hoping that is the case should he be handed a place in the Liverpool side against Southampton at St Mary’s on Saturday.It would mark...
23:00, 2019-08-16

The Fiver | Losing the absolute run of oneself Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!As everyone in football knows, there is a fine line between declaring a public holiday after a home draw with West Brom and, on the other hand, losing the absolute run of oneself. Jürgen Klopp has always tried to strike the right balance with his ce...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Premier League countdown: Guardiola wary of 'second best team in Europe' Spurs - as it happened Manchester City’s manager praised the opposition his team face on Saturday while Liverpool have suffered a goalkeeping injury crisis 4.59pm BST And that’s all from the Friday blog for this week. Enjoy your sporting weekend. 4.58pm BST Brendan Rodgers has bestowed his regal approval on Frank Lampard...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Kaepernick releases powerful video on police killings to mark anthem protest anniversary Kaepernick asks: ‘How can you stand for the national anthem of a nation … that is so unjust to many of the people living in it?’Three years to the day since he first began his protest against racist police violence, Colin Kaepernick has posted a stirring and emotional video to remind us that the fig...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Tlaib Renounces Trip to West Bank Under Israel’s Conditions Israel said Ms. Tlaib could visit her grandmother in the West Bank if she agreed not to “promote boycotts.” Ms. Tlaib initially agreed then canceled....
23:34, 2019-08-16

Source: Jets LB Williamson out with torn ACL The Jets lost starting linebacker Avery Williamson to an ACL tear. Williamson led the team in tackles last season and played 99.3% of the Jets' defensive snaps....
23:34, 2019-08-16

Cajuns coach: Pushed players to donate for unity Louisiana coach Billy Napier told ESPN that the program set up for his players to join the school's booster club is not mandatory and that the goal was to create awareness about raising scholarship money for student-athletes....
23:34, 2019-08-16

MOVES-Tauber Oil snags ex-Chevron trader as VP of oil marketing Privately-owned Tauber Oil Co has snagged ex-Chevron Corp oil trader Robert Goldsworthy to help expand its Gulf Coast trading book, according to two people familiar with the matter....
23:34, 2019-08-16

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks up, Argentine peso closes up before Fitch downgrade Most Latin American stocks rose on Monday, joining a rebound in global markets on hopes of fiscal and monetary stimulus in major economies, while Argentina was handed a fresh blow as Fitch downgraded its credit rating, pushing it deeper into junk territory. Stocks in the region, besides those i...
23:34, 2019-08-16

Christian Co-Ed Schools Regarded "Highly Unsafe" For Girls' Future: Court The Madras High Court on Friday observed that there was a general feeling that coeducational study in Christian educational institutions was "highly unsafe" for the future of girl children and though......
23:34, 2019-08-16

Arun Jaitley "Critical But Stable", Home Minister Amit Shah Visits AIIMS Home Minister Amit Shah and Health Minister Harsh Vardhan visited Arun Jaitley at AIIMS on Friday evening, where the former Union minister is admitted in the Intensive Care Unit since August 9 and is......
23:34, 2019-08-16

FAA shares details from Dale Earnhardt Jr. plane crash: Hard landing before catching fire Federal Aviation Administration says plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. and family had “hard landing, bounced, departed the runway and caught fire.”       ...
23:34, 2019-08-16

Amazon sent 20 order confirmations to the wrong people Twenty Amazon customers in the US had their order updates sent via email to the wrong person thanks to a "technical issue." Amazon confirmed the snafu after a report from TechCrunch exposed the issue. In addition to an individual's order, these email......
00:00, 2019-08-17

For Burberry, China Is No Longer Ripe for the Picking It isn’t an easy time for companies that depend on selling expensive products to Chinese consumers. Trench-coat maker Burberry is particularly exposed to the chill winds blowing from Asia....
00:00, 2019-08-17

FDNY firefighter Lt. Brian Sullivan, who suffered fatal heart attack, remembered at funeral Lt. Brian "Sully" Sullivan was 54 years old. He died after suffering a heart attack in his Orange County home early Aug. 10. He had just finished a day-long tour, during which he responded to seven emergencies and a kitchen fire, officials said....
00:00, 2019-08-17

Edinburgh limits pupil climate strike approval to once a year Activists vow to keep on after council votes to authorise only one day’s school absenceYoung activists have vowed to keep protesting in Edinburgh despite the city council saying it will only authorise pupils to miss school once a year to attend climate strikes.Pupils have been attending protests on ...
00:00, 2019-08-17

Bugatti looks back to 1990s with Centodieci Bugatti is turning to its history -- this time the 1990s -- for design inspiration with plans to build just 10 copies of the Centodieci, the latest model to roll out of VW Group's most exclusive brand....
00:00, 2019-08-17

VW, SEC urged by judge to resolve civil diesel suit The federal judge in California earlier questioned why the regulator waited two years to sue the automaker, which has paid billions in fines and buyback costs worldwide for skirting U.S. and other diesel emissions rules. The judge put the lawsuit on hold until Oct. 4....
00:00, 2019-08-17

Kiefer Sutherland postpones shows due to injury making it 'impossible to sing' Kiefer Sutherland told fans he "will do everything I can to make it up to you" when he announced he would need to back out of performances.        ...
00:00, 2019-08-17

Ariana Grande secretly paid for Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom's meal: 'Such a boss move' Perry described how she and her actor husband, dining with his eight-year-old son Flynn, saw Grande at a restaurant.        ...
00:00, 2019-08-17

This headphone bundle deal will change the way you listen to music This headphone bundle from Drop features not one, but two industry-leading pairs of headphones, by Sony and Sennheiser.       ...
00:00, 2019-08-17

Triumphant rise, spectacular fall: General Electric's 127-year journey from cutting-edge American icon to possible fraud case Wikimedia Commons General Electric used to be a byword for American innovation until a few years ago. Its 127-year history was marked by revolutionary technologies, immense profit, and now, alleged fraud. Here's a look back at GE, a manufacturing company that became one of the biggest on Earth, but...
00:00, 2019-08-17

10 high-achieving execs share the one quirky trick that turned their dreams into a reality PeopleImages/Getty Images How do you make your dreams come true? It may sound like a silly question, but it's one that top executives take seriously — and for good reason. Asking themselves that question has led to great success. Keri Shull, founder of the Keri Shull Team, created a vision bo...
00:00, 2019-08-17

UPDATE 2-Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision -sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar with the matter said, with the White House siding in favor of oil refiners over corn growers....
00:34, 2019-08-17

Diane Kruger posts rare photo of Norman Reedus with baby daughter Though they keep their child's identity out of the public eye, Diane Kruger posted an adorable pic of partner Norman Reedus carrying their baby girl.        ...
00:34, 2019-08-17

Harvey Weinstein: Prosecutors go back to grand jury; will trial be delayed? Harvey Weinstein's sex-crimes trial is due to start Sept. 9, but prosecutors' decision to return to grand jury for new indictment may put that off.        ...
00:34, 2019-08-17

10 things you may not know about Elvis Presley Elvis Presley remains one of the most beloved, well-known musicians of our time, but there's a lot you may not know about the King of Rock and Roll.        ...
00:34, 2019-08-17

'Chrisley Knows Best' daughter alleges dad and brother blackmailed her with sex tape In a police report obtained by E! and TMZ, Lindsie Chrisley accused her dad Todd of "Chrisley Knows Best" and her brother of blackmail.        ...
00:34, 2019-08-17

Comedians Bobcat Goldthwait, Dana Gould injured in car crash on way to Atlanta performance Comedians Bobcat Goldthwait and Dana Gould reportedly suffered minor injuries in a car crash on Thursday on their way to perform at an Atlanta theater.        ...
00:34, 2019-08-17

Man found guilty in 2001 murder of Ashton Kutcher's friend A jury ruled Michael Gargiulo guilty of murdering two women, one of whom was about to go on a date with Ashton Kutcher. The actor testified in May.        ...
00:34, 2019-08-17

How a funky Harlem music fest became the ‘Black Woodstock’ When Freddie Stone, Sly’s brother, played the Harlem Cultural Festival as guitarist and co-founder of Sly and the Family Stone in the summer of 1969, it was not yet known as the “Black Woodstock,” as it would be christened in later years. “We didn’t know that it was going to turn out to be the......
00:34, 2019-08-17

Here’s hoping Vanessa Redgrave isn’t done with Broadway Let’s hear it for the great Lois Smith, who rode to the rescue this week when “The Inheritance,” coming in from London, was missing a key cast member: Vanessa Redgrave. She won raves for her performance as a mother trying to make sense of her son’s homosexuality, and producers Sonia Friedman a...
00:34, 2019-08-17

Meet Jennifer Marshall, the actress who’s also a private eye If you ask Jennifer Marshall about her day job, you’ll likely get a few different answers. In addition to hosting The CW’s new docuseries “Mysteries Decoded,” Marshall, an LA-based private eye, is also a part-time actress with credits including roles on “Stranger Things” (as the mom of Max, played b...
00:34, 2019-08-17

‘Pleasure, Obligation, Curiosity, Inspiration’: What’s on Marie Arana’s Nightstand Among other things, the author of “Silver, Sword & Stone: Three Crucibles in the Latin American Story” is reading a novel based on a juicy scandal in her own family....
00:34, 2019-08-17

Trump Meeting With Top Advisers to Consider Deal With Taliban President Trump was meeting with his top national-security advisers Friday afternoon to consider a deal with the Taliban that could lead to a significant U.S. withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan....
01:00, 2019-08-17

Arizona family with albino twins relocates to Maine to better protect toddlers from the sun An Arizona family with albino twins relocated to a state thousands of miles away to better protect their sun-sensitive children from harmful UV rays. Ally and Ryan McNallen moved to Presque Isle, Maine with their twin 18-month-old sons — Aldridge and Argon — and their five other children in February...
01:00, 2019-08-17

‘Unacceptable’: Beer named after Pacific island nuke test site draws criticism Manhattan Project Beer Company is under scrutiny by Marshall Islanders who were exposed to high levels of radiation by US government research from 1946 to 1958....
01:00, 2019-08-17

Jeffrey Epstein's Death Ruled As Suicide By Hanging: Reports An autopsy on disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was found dead in his jail cell, has concluded that he committed suicide by hanging, US media reported Friday....
01:00, 2019-08-17

Two Women File New $100 Million Lawsuit Against Jeffrey Epstein Estate Two more women have filed a $100 million lawsuit against the estate of Jeffrey Epstein, accusing the tycoon of having sexually abused them 15 years ago....
01:00, 2019-08-17

Electric brain stimulation may help people with severe mental illness For people with mental illness, focusing attention over long periods of time, distinguishing between two different things and processing information can be a challenge...
01:34, 2019-08-17

Ohio girl, 7, diagnosed with rare mosquito-borne illness that can cause brain inflammation, seizures A 7-year-old Mt. Vernon, Ohio girl has been infected with a rare mosquito-borne virus that, in severe cases, can cause encephalitis, or inflammation of the brain. ...
01:34, 2019-08-17

Bosses force female workers making jeans for Levis and Wrangler into sex Women at factories in Lesotho owned by Taiwanese firm say jobs and promotions in jeopardy if they refuse advances, claims reportWomen producing jeans for American brands including Levi Strauss, Wrangler and Lee have been forced to have sex with their managers to keep their jobs or gain promotion, an...
01:34, 2019-08-17

New tax data reveals Australians hold $100bn in offshore accounts More than 1.6m accounts identified in data shared with Australian authorities by 65 countries including tax havensIndividual Australians hold more than $100bn offshore, spread across more than 1.6m accounts, according to new taxation office data collected under an international cooperation agreement...
01:34, 2019-08-17

30 Very Good Sci-Fi Dogs Now that all the hype surrounding Captain Marvel’s top scene-stealer, Goose the cat (or “cat,” if you will), has died down a little, it’s high time we shifted our adoring attentions over to the dogs of science fiction. The genre has produced many, many very good puppers over the years, including the...
01:34, 2019-08-17

'Freak' lizard attack in Australia injures elderly couple and their dog An elderly couple was hospitalized and their dog injured after a goanna attacked them Thursday in Flametree, Queensland, rescuers say.        ...
01:34, 2019-08-17

NASA scientists flew over Greenland to track melting ice. They took some sobering photos NASA scientists are crisscrossing Greenland on a mission to track melting ice. It has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012.        ...
01:34, 2019-08-17

Mecca: See millions complete their Hajj pilgrimage in 60 seconds A time-lapse shows devotees taking part in the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca. Video provided by AFP - English        ...
01:34, 2019-08-17

Edwards Lifesciences, Medtronic heart valves win FDA approval for expanded use Heart valve systems from Edwards Lifesciences Corp and Medtronic Plc have been approved for use in a condition that restricts blood flow from the heart in patients at low-risk of death linked to open-heart surgeries, the FDA said on Friday....
01:34, 2019-08-17

Disparities in access to best stroke treatment (Reuters Health) - Less than 10% of U.S. stroke patients get a treatment that evidence shows is most effective for a certain type of stroke – and the odds are even lower for patients who are black and Hispanic, a U.S. study suggests....
01:34, 2019-08-17

After ICE raids, some children still are without a parent, official says Some children whose parents were detained in immigration raids in Mississippi last week still do not have at least one parent with them, a Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services spokeswoman said Thursday....
01:34, 2019-08-17

Source of Legionnaires' at Atlanta hotel found A hotel in downtown Atlanta is reopening its doors to visitors after it closed last month so that health officials could investigate an outbreak of potentially deadly Legionnaires' disease linked to the premises....
01:34, 2019-08-17

Madoff whistleblower says GE is 'one recession away from Chapter 11' Harry Markopolos, the accounting investigator who accused General Electric of massive fraud on Thursday, is warning that the company could be in serious financial trouble -- and even go bankrupt -- if the economy turns south....
01:34, 2019-08-17

He bet his career on 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.' He won big That August 16, 1999 fell on a Monday is of little significance except in the world of television, which quite unexpectedly experienced a revolutionary moment that night....
01:34, 2019-08-17

Cycling: Italian great Gimondi dies of heart attack Italian Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76 after suffering a heart attack while swimming in Sicily on Friday....
02:00, 2019-08-17

Murray to play in Winston-Salem, skip U.S. Open Scotsman Andy Murray accepted a wild-card invitation to next week's Winston-Salem Open to continue his singles comeback, but he has decided to skip the U.S. Open....
02:00, 2019-08-17

Al Qaeda mocks terror rival ISIS by leaking 'blooper' reel Al Qaeda has leaked a video of outtakes featuring an Islamic State fighter in Yemen trying to renew his allegiance, only to be interrupted by a loud bird that causes him to forget what he is saying....
02:00, 2019-08-17

FDA proposes new requirement for graphic labels on cigarette packs The Food and Drug Administration proposed a rule Thursday morning to require cigarette packages to include realistic images showing the health consequences of smoking....
02:34, 2019-08-17

US housing starts total 1.191 million in July, vs 1.24 million expected CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the July housing starts and building permits. CNBC's Diana Olick and Steve Liesman join the "Squawk Box" team to break down the numbers....
02:34, 2019-08-17

Hideki Matsuyama smokes course record at Medinah in second round of BMW Championship With one birdie after another Hideki Matsuyama brought the No. 3 course at Medinah Country Club to its knees with a 63 in Round 2 of BMW Championship.        ...
02:34, 2019-08-17

Inside WeWork, one couple wields control In the early days of WeWork, the two people most associated with the company were cofounders Adam Neumann and Miguel McKelvey. As they grew the brand, the pair was interviewed and photographed, together and separately, by numerous publications....
02:34, 2019-08-17

Senator Graham, close Trump ally, joins opponents to planned U.S. foreign aid cuts Senator Lindsey Graham and Representative Hal Rogers urged President Donald Trump on Friday to drop planned "sweeping and indiscriminate" foreign aid cuts, joining a chorus of lawmakers opposing what they consider a bid to sidestep Trump's own budget deal....
02:34, 2019-08-17

Naomi Osaka's knee injury brings uncertainty to US Open Naomi Osaka began retired from her quarterfinal match at the Western & Southern Open, unsure what's going on in the knee. The defending U.S. Open champion is worried about her chances of making another deep run in New York        ...
02:34, 2019-08-17

Who Needs Starbucks? It's Really Easy to Make Nitro Cold Brew At Home. Starbucks serves nitro cold brew now, which means that the creamy, foamy, and texturally rich coffee that was once only available at the fanciest of local coffee shops is now officially mainstream. And while it might seem like a treat that can only be made with fancy coffee equipment, it’s actually ...
02:34, 2019-08-17

How to Unclog a Toilet When You Don't Have a Plunger It truly is the stuff of nightmares: faced with an away-toilet situation in someone else’s home, you do your business, flush ... and nothing happens. Or worse, you flush and the toilet water (as well as its contents) slowly starts rising like super-gross flood waters. That alone is anxiety-inducing,...
02:34, 2019-08-17

Vacation Home Beset By Legion Of Barfing And Shitting Vultures Behold the Palm Beach vacation home that was recently purchased for $702,000, and behold the great many winged beasts who have shat and barfed their way to becoming the home’s true lords and masters:...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Bryce Harper's Walk-Off Grand Slam Was Pure Catharsis The Philadelphia Phillies were down to the Chicago Cubs entering the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday night. The Cubs have had a dicey bullpen all season long, so this was by no means a sure thing, but that doesn’t make what happened any less nad-rocking, for all but the most committed Bryce Har...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Huddersfield sack coach Jan Siewert after one win in seven months • Decision made after Friday night defeat by Fulham• Side have picked up just one Championship pointHuddersfield have sacked their manager, Jan Siewert, following their 2-1 home defeat by Fulham in the Championship night. The 37-year-old German managed only one victory from his 19 games in charge.Si...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Pep Guardiola says Mauricio Pochettino does not believe his praise is genuine • ‘My opinion about him is high standard … he doesn’t believe me’• Guardiola’s Manchester City host Tottenham on SaturdayPep Guardiola has suggested Mauricio Pochettino refuses to take his admiration for Tottenham’s manager at face value, suggesting a discord remains between them.Pochettino bridled ...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Pep v Poch: Spurs manager jokingly suggests one-on-one competition with Guardiola – video Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino jokingly suggested a one-on-one football competition between him and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola to determine who is better at football.The Argentinian manager also said that he believes Guardiola is the best manager in the world. In his press ...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Chess: Magnus Carlsen admits to confidence crisis after shock losing run The world champion lost 10 speed games in St Louis and has only two days to recover before the start of the Sinquefield CupMagnus Carlsen’s form collapsed in spectacular fashion this week just as Norway’s world champion, 28, seemed invincible after a run of eight consecutive tournament victories.The...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Jones highlights need for England warm-ups after McConnochie injury • Bath wing ‘pulled up a bit sore’ in training• McConnochie is only uncapped player in Eddie Jones’s squadFor the second successive week England’s chosen starting XV are proving a movable feast. Eddie Jones was forced to make four eve-of-game changes before last Sunday’s Twickenham date with Wales a...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Column: MLB needs to protect its fans at every ballpark Column: Major League Baseball is playing a dangerous game by dragging its feet on all teams having protective netting from foul pole to foul pole       ...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Jeffrey Epstein's ex-cellmate cleared after probe into earlier possible suicide attempt, lawyer says The former cellmate's lawyer, Bruce Barket, told NBC that officials at the jailhouse said in an email that Tartaglione would face no charges or internal discipline now that the investigation had concluded....
03:00, 2019-08-17

Meet Little Simz: the London rapper taking over 2019 Backed by heavyweights from Kendrick Lamar to Drake and Stormzy, and now with a Mercury nomination to her name, 2019 has been a breakout year for Little Simz. But, as the rapper tells Hannah Flint, she is only just getting started...
03:00, 2019-08-17

Greenland to Trump: Thanks, But We’re Not For Sale (TASIILAQ, Greenland) — Greenlanders are giving Donald Trump the cold shoulder. Although amused, they’re definitely not warming up to the U.S. president’s talk of buying the semiautonomous Danish territory. “We see it as an expression of greater interest in investing in our c...
03:34, 2019-08-17

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04:00, 2019-08-17

|ZolaniMaholafromFreshlygroundgoessolo This New Year's Eve Zolani Mahola will perform at Kirstenbosch Gardens for the last time as the lead singer of internationally acclaimed band Freshlyground before taking a break to focus on her solo career....
04:00, 2019-08-17

Flexible stick-on sensors could wirelessly monitor your sweat and pulse As people strive ever harder to minutely quantify every action they do, the sensors that monitor those actions are growing lighter and less invasive. Two prototype sensors from crosstown rivals Stanford and Berkeley stick right to the skin and provide a wealth of physiological data. Stanford’s...
04:00, 2019-08-17

Germany cannot shut down North Korean Embassy youth hostel The German government wants to stop a hostel manager from paying rent to the North Korean Embassy. But despite a UN resolution forbidding rent payments, the City Hostel Berlin is still open for business....
04:00, 2019-08-17

What's behind the Equatoguinean-Cameroonian border wall plan? It is not unusual for Equatorial Guinea to seal its border with Cameroon. But a plan to build a solid border wall has Cameroonians fuming and questions swirling over whether curbing illegal migration is the real motive....
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