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My master’s got me zilch, so choose wisely

I have a master’s degree in American history from New York University. It has been almost worthless and hasn’t done a thing for my career. I started my master’s degree with Georgetown’s graduate program. Had I finished there I sus...

My master’s got me zilch, so choose wisely

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Sen. John Kennedy on Congress: ‘We have done nothing. Zero. Zilch. Nada.’ Sen. John Kennedy called on the Senate Wednesday to do more than confirm nominations and lambasted Congress for its lack of legislative accomplishments.Kennedy’s criticism comes as the Senate has picked up the pace of confirming President Donald Trump’s executive and judicial branch nominees, thanks...
23:51, 2019-05-22

Starz wisely renews Vida for season three In its second season, Tanya Saracho’s Vida has been, to borrow a phrase from the show, “operating on chingona level,” combining social commentary, interfamily conflict, and some of the most scintillating depictions of sex to tell a story at once specific and universal. Mexican-American sisters Emma ...
23:51, 2019-05-31

With a Roster Full of Holes, the Jets Tried to Place Their Draft Bets Wisely Quinnen Williams could be a big win as a first-round choice. The team’s other five draft picks offer potential for reward — along with plenty of risk....
14:32, 2019-05-21

Bass: artists should own their masters Lance Bass says he has no idea what the truth is in the Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun rift, but he does think that artists owning their own masters is only fair. (July 4)        ...
13:01, 2019-07-04

MIT robot masters the ‘Bottle Cap Challenge’ Over the past week or so, one celebrity after another has stepped up to offer their take on nailing the Bottle Cap Challenge. I thought Mariah Carey’s was particularly funny, as she used one of her signature high notes to seemingly de-cap a bottle. Regular people have likewise offered a number of cr...
18:51, 2019-07-15

Masters of street photography – in pictures The evolving landscape of street photography is showcased in a book that explores the creative secrets and technical aspects of the genre. Masters of Street Photography published by Ammonite Press offers a snapshot of modern photography with work by the leading lights of the practice Continue readin...
18:17, 2019-07-01

Pieters becomes 1st golfer to win Czech Masters twice Thomas Pieters shot a 3-under 69 on Sunday to become the first golfer to win the Czech Masters for the second time       ...
20:17, 2019-08-18

Self-Taught AI Masters Rubik’s Cube Without Human Help Fancy algorithms capable of solving a Rubik’s Cube have appeared before, but a new system from the University of California, Irvine uses artificial intelligence to solve the 3D puzzle from scratch and without any prior help from humans—and it does so with impressive speed and efficiency.Read more......
02:00, 2019-07-17

Tiger says Masters took toll as he crams for Open Tiger Woods says that his win at Augusta National in April exacted a toll, and that the state of his game entering The Open at Royal Portrush is not at the same level....
14:34, 2019-07-16

How Panic Button became masters of the Switch port The Switch is a remarkable little machine. Part handheld and part home console, the device is home to some wonderful Nintendo-made exclusives such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey. It's also home to some rock-solid p......
17:51, 2019-06-11

Little Known She-Ra Spinoff He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Is Being Rebooted by Netflix Just so we’re all on the same page regarding the important information, there are currently no plans for Netflix’s excellent She-Ra and the Princesses of Power to somehow incorporate He-Man’s prince Adam into its story. But that’s not to say that He-Man’s not about to come back in a big way.Read mor...
07:17, 2019-08-20

Kyrgios fined £93,000 for Cincinnati Masters meltdown "The ATP have fined Nick Kyrgios a total of $113,000 (£93,000) following his second-round loss at the Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday, when the Australian argued loudly with the chair umpire and smashed several rackets."...
16:00, 2019-08-16

Taylor Swift's lawyer says she was never given opportunity to buy masters Donald Passman refutes Big Machine label head Scott Borchetta’s claim that Swift ‘had every chance’ to own her recordingsA lawyer for Taylor Swift has denied a claim by her former label head that the singer was given the opportunity to buy her master tapes after they were sold this week.On Sunday, S...
23:34, 2019-07-03

'Pokémon Masters' is pitting old trainers against each other this summer Pokémon Masters is landing on iOS and Android sometime this summer, The Pokémon Company's chief Tsunekazu Ishihara has announced. Ishihara and the game's developers have also showed a new anime-style trailer and revealed more details fo......
11:17, 2019-06-28

Woods wins Masters to end decade in the wilderness "Tiger Woods completed one of sport\u0027s great all-time comebacks to end an 11-year major title drought at the Masters on Sunday by claiming a fifth Green Jacket at Augusta National Golf Club."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Bezuidenhout takes 4-shot lead at Valderrama Masters SOTOGRANDE, Spain (AP) — Christiaan Bezuidenhout of South Africa has taken a four-shot lead over Sergio Garcia and three other golfers at the Andalucía Valderrama Masters. Bezuidenhout carded a 3-under 68 on Friday to reach 8 under for the tournament after two rounds. He started with a 66 that inclu...
00:00, 2019-06-29

Tiger Woods roasts bettor who tried to capitalize on his Masters win Tiger Woods’ win at the 2019 Masters was inspiring. His follow-up at the PGA Championship, less so. And give him credit: he knew better. The same can’t be said for James Adducci, the bettor who won a modicum of infamy — and $1.275 million — placing $85,000 on Woods to win at Augusta. Add...
08:34, 2019-05-25

'Pokémon Masters' brings old trainers together in one mobile game The Pokémon Company is working on another mobile game in addition to Sleep, which is designed to track your sleeping time to unlock new characters. It's called Pokémon Masters, and it will give you a way to fight alongside trainers from......
13:17, 2019-05-29

Serena withdraws from Cincinnati Masters with back problems "Serena Williams withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday due to back problems just days after spasms forced her to retire from the Rogers Cup final in Toronto."...
11:17, 2019-08-14

Green shoots 8-under 64 for one-shot lead of Czech Masters Gavin Green shot an 8-under 64 for a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Czech Masters on Thursday        ...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Molinari cards 6 under for two-shot lead of Czech Masters Edoardo Molinari shot his second straight 6-under 66 to take a two-shot lead after two rounds of the Czech Masters        ...
01:00, 2019-08-17

Daniil Medvedev claims first Masters title in Cincinnati Fresh from stunning World No.1 Novak Djokovic in the semifinals, Russian Daniil Medvedev duly wrapped up his first Masters level title with victory in the Cincinnati final against David Goffin of Belgium Sunday....
01:51, 2019-08-19

Koepka sets pace at Masters, Mickelson and Woods in mix "Despite having won three of the last six majors he contested Brooks Koepka was not on many Green Jacket radar screens when he arrived at Augusta National this year."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Tiger shrugs off injury scare to sit one off the lead at the Masters "Tiger Woods was so determined to claw his way up the Masters leaderboard on Friday that not even a security guard who nearly knocked him over when he crashed into his foot could shake his steely-eyed focus."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

McIlroy's grand slam bid on life support at Masters "Rory McIlroy\u0027s quest to complete the career grand slam at this year\u0027s Masters was on life support after the misfiring Northern Irishman failed to make a move during his third round on Saturday."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Opinion: The Tiger from the Masters goes missing during first round of PGA Championship The Masters this was not. Tiger Woods' dream of winning a second consecutive major title is not officially over, but it’s not exactly alive and well.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Bubba Watson on Tiger Woods' 2019 Masters win Two-time Masters champion Bubba Watson chats with CNN's Don Riddell about Tiger Woods' incredible Masters win in 2019 and his comeback to top-level golf....
14:51, 2019-05-21

Who Did the E.U.’s Leaders Choose for Its Top Jobs? A German supporter of a “United States of Europe,” a French power broker, a Belgian coalition-builder and a Spanish socialist will try to lead the European Union through complex times....
23:51, 2019-07-02

Exodus: Which Way Did Moses Choose And Why? The actuality of the Israelites’ exodus from Egypt has probably generated the most discussion and argument among scholars of Biblical times.  ...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Aid in Dying Soon Will be Available to More Americans. Few Will Choose It. By October, more than one in five U.S. adults will be able to obtain lethal prescriptions if terminally ill. But for those who try, obstacles remain....
18:34, 2019-07-08

How The Old Masters Inspired Cristóbal Balenciaga’s Most Remarkable Designs (Including The LBD) A newly launched exhibition at Madrid’s Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum juxtaposes the couturier’s designs with the paintings that inspired them for the first time...
03:34, 2019-06-19

Eurosport to show highlights of Tiger Woods’ Masters triumph "Fans across Europe can relive Tiger Woods’ remarkable 15th major victory on Eurosport and GOLFTV this week. The historic win completed what many are already calling one of the greatest ever comebacks in sport, with the American ending an 11-year drought at the Masters."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Masters’ triple gives Texas Tech 5-4 at CWS, sends Hogs home OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Cody Master’s first triple of the season drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Taylor Floyd held off Arkansas in the ninth and Texas Tech stayed alive in the College World Series with a 5-4 win Monday. The No. 8 national seed Red Raiders (45-19) bounced back from a...
01:34, 2019-06-18

Guy Masters the Simplest Karaoke Song Ever With Hilarious ‘Tequila’ Performance There are a lot of great karaoke songs in the world—Natalie Imbruglia’s “Torn”, Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’”, and Destiny Child’s “Say My Name” just to name a few. One song that is not normally included in the pantheon of gr...
21:00, 2019-06-19

Gasquet sets up Cincinnati Masters semi-final with Goffin "Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday."...
10:34, 2019-08-17

‘Pokemon Masters’ gameplay trailer gives us our best look yet at real-time battles While Pokemon Go continues to add new features and refresh old ones to keep people playing, no one would ever mistake the mobile smash hit for a traditional Pokemon title. The same may not be true of Pokemon Masters, which looks like it’s shaping up to be one of the deeper Pokemon games outsid...
04:51, 2019-07-19

Nadal bagels Djokovic as he clinches Rome Masters title "Rafael Nadal beat world number one Novak Djokovic 6-0 4-6 6-1 to clinch the Rome title in a blistering return to his Grand Slam winning form ahead of the French Open."...
01:51, 2019-05-22

Tiger Woods’ amazing Masters celebration from every angle Tiger Woods celebrated after sinking his putt on the 18th green to win his fifth Masters on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Ga.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Wimbledon: Serena Williams using Tiger Woods' Masters win as inspiration Tennis superstar Serena Williams said Tiger Woods' win at the 2019 Masters is at the top of her mind as she tries to win a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at Wimbledon Saturday in London....
16:34, 2019-07-12

Scooter Braun jokes about Taylor Swift feud over her masters Hell hath no fury like the wrath of Taylor Swift. Scooter Braun, who's been feuding with the country crossover singer for weeks, hinted that Swift's ire aged him....
19:34, 2019-07-17

Masters champion Reed relying on Green Jacket for lift "Defending Masters champion Patrick Reed has used his Green Jacket as a motivational tool since he triumphed at Augusta last year and he does not want to hand it over even if it has not exactly been a lucky charm."...
17:34, 2019-05-21

Panel: If you could choose any commentator to listen to, who would it be? An expert panel answers our questions The post Panel: If you could choose any commentator to listen to, who would it be? appeared first on Boxing News....
21:17, 2019-07-02

| India choose to bat against West Indies in 2nd T20 India captain Virat Kohli won the toss and chose to bat first against the West Indies in the second fixture of a three-match T20 International series....
19:17, 2019-08-04

How to Choose Quality Cheese for Your Pizza Besides barbecue, few foods insight as much impassioned shouting as pizza. Being from the Southern United States, I feel no allegiance to any particular style, which is nice because I can enjoy them all (with pineapple). But pizza is comprised of three main components—crust, sauce, and cheese, and w...
06:51, 2019-05-28

How to Choose a Birth Control Pill “The Pill” is not a monolith: there are hundreds of birth control pills out there, and they’re not all the same. But most people are never given a choice. They walk into the clinic, ask for the pill, and get a prescription that may or may not be the best one for their particular situation. Given how...
17:17, 2019-07-23

How to choose your cinema subscription service Late last month, Regal Cinemas announced its competitor to AMC Stubs A-List, the movie ticket subscription service from the nation’s largest theater chain. On the surface, Regal Unlimited seems similar — if not better — than AMC’s offering. However, the two subscriptions are far from clones of each ...
05:00, 2019-08-19

Protect yourself: How to choose the right two-factor authenticator app The single most important security precaution you can take with high-value online accounts is to enable a mobile device as a secondary identity factor. Which authenticator app should you choose? The correct answer might involve multiple apps....
21:17, 2019-08-05

IVF couples could be able to choose the ‘smartest’ embryo US scientist says it will be possible to rank embryos by ‘potential IQ’ within 10 yearsCouples undergoing IVF treatment could be given the option to pick the “smartest” embryo within the next 10 years, a leading US scientist has predicted.Stephen Hsu, senior vice president for research at Michigan S...
17:17, 2019-05-24

How Britain's Conservatives will choose their next leader Britain's Conservative Party is holding a contest to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, who stepped down from the party helm last week after failing to deliver Brexit....
13:17, 2019-06-13

How to Choose the Right Water Bottle For Hiking Bringing the right amount of water with you on a hike is important, obviously. Unfortunately, water can be a pain in the ass to carry. It weighs a lot, and can feel onerous to get to if you don’t have the right system. Luckily, the outdoor industry has created a massive number of options for bringin...
01:51, 2019-06-12

How to choose the best Linux distro for your laptop Note: Our best Linux distro for laptops feature has been fully updated. This article was first published in January 2011.The smart notebook user shouldn't overlook Linux. The question is: which distro should you pick to run on your laptop?Experienced users might recommend Arch Linux for fast pe...
18:00, 2019-06-11

Huawei 'confident' UK will choose it for 5G development Huawei is confident the UK will allow its equipment to form part of the country's 5G infrastructure, its global head of government affairs said on Friday morning....
14:51, 2019-07-12

How to Choose a Secured Credit Card So your credit isn’t exactly great—or it’s totally in the dumpster. Or, perhaps you don’t even have a credit score. How are you supposed to show that you can use credit responsibly if your past financial activities don’t have potential creditors lining up to lavish you with offers? A secured credit ...
19:17, 2019-07-09

U.S. tells Europe: Choose between us and Iran The U.S. special represenative for Iran defined the choice as European officials met in Vienna to discuss the beleaguered Iran nuclear deal before Tehran breaches it....
17:00, 2019-06-28

What If The Raptors Had To Choose Between Kawhi And Drake? There are rules to the Deadcast, although we don’t generally pay that much attention to them. For the most part, as you might have noticed, it goes like this: Bullshit/sports, sports, sports/Funbag, Funbag. It’s not a lot of structure, but it keeps us honest. This week, though, we faced a Funbag que...
01:51, 2019-06-06

USA orders pilot for Masters Of Doom video game history drama According to Variety, the USA network has ordered a pilot for an adaptation of David Kushner’s book Masters Of Doom, which details the story of how video game developers John Carmack and John Romero created iconic shooter Doom in the ‘90s. The pilot will be written by Tom Bissell, co-author of The R...
03:51, 2019-06-28

| Cracking start hands Ferreira a 5-shot lead at Karen Masters Stephen Ferreira made a staggering nine birdies and an eagle en route to a 10-under-par 62 round one score to take a five-shot lead at the Karen Masters in Nairobi....
19:34, 2019-06-27

Serena Williams, Citing Back Pain, Withdraws From Cincinnati Masters Williams, who was forced to retire from the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, decided shortly before her first-round match was to start in Ohio that she could not compete....
15:34, 2019-08-14

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene....
09:34, 2019-05-24

Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to win ninth Rome Masters Rafael Nadal had to dig deep to beat Novak Djokovic in the final of the Rome Masters and claim his first title of the season, winning 6-0 4-6 6-1 after more than two hours of intense battle....
06:00, 2019-05-22

Belgium's Pieters returns to winnings ways with Czech Masters title Belgian Thomas Pieters won his fourth European Tour title at the Czech Masters on Sunday, closing with a three-under 69 to seal a one-shot victory over playing partner Adria Arnaus of Spain....
20:51, 2019-08-18

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

Is It Really an Instant Camera If I Can Choose Which Pics to Print? Nostalgia sells—that’s abundantly clear when you look at how instant cameras went from rotting in a tech graveyard to gracing the shelves of seemingly every Urban Outfitters. Despite how far technology has come, instant cameras have stayed delightfully low-tech, for the most part. Fujifilm’s latest ...
17:51, 2019-06-13

Xbox Live ID numbers let you choose a Gamertag that's already taken As Microsoft makes Xbox Live an entertainment service that spreads across more platforms (including Switch, Android and iOS), it's also relaxing the naming scheme. Since it's been in operation since 2002, many commonly-requested aliases are already t......
12:34, 2019-06-11

Amazon Dash Buttons took away our freedom to choose – and to think All Amazon Dash buttons will stop working at the end of August – and that’s a good thing. Dash Buttons made re-ordering everyday items like toilet paper and clothes detergent so simple, you didn’t even need to think about it – and that’s partly why they failed.In J...
03:34, 2019-08-06

U.S. Buyers Still Overwhelmingly Choose a Manual for the Subaru BRZ and WRX It shouldn’t be much of a surprise that Subaru still has decent manual sales in a market where carmakers can’t give a third pedal away, given that its buyers are often either outdoorsy dog people or street hoons. But manual take rates in the BRZ and WRX, at least in the U.S., even manage to outshine...
21:17, 2019-05-22

EU to choose between Dijsselbloem, Georgieva, for IMF; Rehn quits European Union governments will try on Friday to choose a candidate to lead the International Monetary Fund from a field narrowed to just two, Dutchman Jeroen Dijsselbloem and Bulgaria's Kristalina Georgieva, after three candidates pulled out of the race....
16:51, 2019-08-02

| We do not choose our sexuality, ref Owens tells Folau Israel Folau and others who post "opinions of hate" aimed at homosexuals should understand that people cannot choose their sexuality, referee Nigel Owens says....
10:17, 2019-06-14

GOP Leaders Choose Trump's Very Racist Hill To Die On Speaking at their weekly press conference on Tuesday, House Republican leaders fervently supported President Donald Trump’s ongoing tirade against four congresswomen of color, insisting with one voice that the president’s many, many tweets weren’t racist (boy were they), and were very good....
23:00, 2019-07-16

Germans to choose from 41 parties in European elections A total of 41 lists in Germany have been approved for the European parliamentary elections, according to public broadcaster ARD. They include, among others, a pro-spiritual and a pro-love party....
15:34, 2019-05-21

Turtle Embryos May Be Able to Choose Their Own Sex, Study Finds New research suggests that turtle embryos influence their own biological sex by moving around inside their egg before they hatch, according to a new study.Read more......
21:17, 2019-08-01

How to Choose a High-Yield Savings Account There are plenty of places worth investing your money for long-term growth. But what about short-term savings? Shouldn’t you be able to earn a little something extra on that, too?...
20:00, 2019-06-17

Guatemalans choose new president as many journey to US for better life Guatemalans headed to the polls Sunday to cast their vote for the next president, following an electoral process that generated widespread disillusion and distrust....
07:17, 2019-06-17

Choose what happens to your Google account when you die (or simply stop using it) Have you given any thought to what will happen to your Google account when you die, or when you simply forget to use it for an extended period of time? Google's Inactive Account Manager helps you plan for the future....
18:51, 2019-05-22

UK Conservative Party set to choose new Prime Minister Kim Hjelmgaard on how Brexit and election situations that has led to this moment: the Conservative Party once again choosing the next Prime Minister.        ...
17:34, 2019-07-22

Ranking Tiger Woods' 15 major championships: Where does 2019 Masters fall? When it comes to accomplishing the seemingly impossible, nobody has done it more or better than Tiger Woods.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Jermaine Dupri backs Scooter Braun in Taylor Swift feud over masters Super producer and hip-hop legend Jermaine Dupri says Taylor Swift shouldn’t be miffed at Scooter Braun for buying her old label, Big Machine, and owning her masters....
17:51, 2019-07-16

Feds bust Texas family for Masters ticket scam that used stolen identities This year’s Masters golf tournament turned out to be one for the ages, with the venerable Tiger Woods completing a historic return to form and besting a stacked field of competitors. Four members of a Texas family thought they could perform a similar feat, rising to the top of the Masters tick...
15:17, 2019-05-21

Nirvana's Krist Novoselic believes Nevermind masters lost in Universal fire Yesterday, The New York Times’ published a wild, deeply sad story alleging that the 2008 fire that swept through Universal Studios Hollywood destroyed roughly 500,000 master recordings, a figure that Universal Music Group, who owned the recordings, downplayed at the time and continues to dispute. No...
03:17, 2019-06-13

Pokemon Masters: iOS, Android game gets first gameplay trailer, release date update The newest Pokemon game is almost here - and today we got a closer look at how it's going to play and what you'll be able to do on the mobile game. Here's what you need to know....
05:17, 2019-07-19

Pokémon Masters Brings Real-Time Team Battles To Mobile This Summer Announced last month and due out on iOS and Android this summer, DeNA’s Pokémon Masters has players forming teams of famous Pokémon trainers and their partners for three-on-three battles on the artificial island of Pasio. Fresh details on the game highlight its strong focus on the trainers behind th...
20:34, 2019-06-27

Pokémon Masters hands-on — Trainer battles get real-time co-op play on iOS and Android DeNA and The Pokemon Company showed off Pokemon Masters, a new mobile game where players can battle each other with both Pokemon and their trainers.Read More...
05:17, 2019-07-24

Apple Music's Digital Masters catalog helps you find high-quality tunes You'd be forgiven if you forgot about Apple's Mastered for iTunes program. It was supposed to offer near-master quality audio from compressed files thanks to clever processing, but it never became a major selling point and was eventually overshadowe......
18:34, 2019-08-07

Masters ticket scheme: Family members from Texas plead guilty, pay $275K in restitution Four members of a Texas family who were accused of running an elaborate Masters ticket scheme are pleading guilty.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-18

Four Members Of One Texas Family Plead Guilty In Lucrative Masters Ticket Resale Scheme Tickets to The Masters, held annually at Augusta National in Georgia, are notoriously difficult to come by, and prices on the secondary market are generally preposterous. Four members of one Texas family apparently seized on the arbitrage opportunities presented by this situation in order to make qu...
07:34, 2019-06-20

Mike Pompeo Says US Not Asking ASEAN Allies To "Choose" On China US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo insisted Thursday that Washington was not asking Southeast Asian nations to "choose" between his country and rival power China, as he trailed a rebooted security and......
11:51, 2019-08-01

Windows 10 setup: Which user account type should you choose? When you set up a new Windows 10 PC, you have a choice of four types of user accounts, from the old-school local account to the newest, Active Azure Directory. Here's how to make the right choice....
18:34, 2019-07-23

Proposed New Zealand Abortion Law To Give Women Right To Choose The New Zealand government released long-awaited plans on Monday to overhaul its abortion laws, so that a termination is treated as a health issue and a woman's choice rather than a crime....
12:34, 2019-08-05

Iraqis choose refugee camps over ruined homes Despairing of the corpses and debris littering the streets, many Iraqis have left their homes in areas liberated from Islamic State two years ago and voluntarily returned to the displacement camps that housed them during and after the fighting....
18:34, 2019-08-05

| Proposed New Zealand abortion law to give women right to choose The New Zealand government released long-awaited plans to overhaul its abortion laws, so that a termination is treated as a health issue and a woman's choice rather than a crime....
06:51, 2019-08-07

| Lions of the North choose not to sign ex-Pirates midfielder Highlands Park have deemed former Orlando Pirates midfielder Sifiso Myeni, who was on trial at the club for the past two weeks, as surplus to requirements....
17:00, 2019-07-17

As a psychiatrist, if I had severe depression I’d choose ECT | Mariam Alexander Things have moved on from One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. Electroconvulsive therapy is one of the best treatments availableIt might come as quite a surprise to learn that, as a psychiatrist, if I ever had the misfortune to develop severe depression, my treatment of choice would be electroconvulsive...
13:51, 2019-07-22

Vatican Rejects the Idea that People Can Choose Genders (VATICAN CITY) — The Vatican issued an official document Monday rejecting the idea that people can choose or change their genders and insisting on the sexual “complementarity” of men and women to make babies. The document, published during LGBT Pride Month, was immediately denounce...
11:17, 2019-06-11

Guatemalans to choose president amid distrust, flight to US GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalans will vote for their next president Sunday in elections plagued by widespread disillusion and distrust, and as thousands of their compatriots flee poverty and gang violence to seek a new life in the United States. With 19 candidates in the race for president, and the...
06:34, 2019-06-16

Guatemalans choose president amid distrust, flight to US Guatemalans headed to the polls Sunday to cast their vote for the next president, following an electoral process that generated widespread disillusion and distrust...
17:17, 2019-06-16

UK’s Conservative Party to choose new leader by late July LONDON (AP) — Britain’s governing Conservative Party has set out its timetable for choosing a new leader, aiming to replace Theresa May as prime minister by the last week of July. May is stepping down as party leader on Friday after failing to secure Parliament’s backing for her Brexit d...
13:51, 2019-06-05

When given a choice of work computers, choosy professionals choose Mac Employees overwhelmingly value the choice between Mac and PC for employer-provided devices, as it helps them feel more productive, according to a Jamf survey....
19:00, 2019-06-21

UK's Conservative Party to choose new leader by late July Britain's governing Conservative Party has set out its timetable for choosing a new leader, aiming to replace Theresa May as prime minister by the last week of July....
13:34, 2019-06-05

How The Choose Your Own Adventures Of 428: Shibuya Scramble Reminded Me Of My Past I’ve visited Shibuya before, but never like this. 428: Shibuya Scramble, which was developed for the PlayStation 4 by Chunsoft, released in September 2018 outside Japan. It’s kind of like those old full motion video (FMV) games. But instead of telling the story through badly compressed and grainy vi...
00:34, 2019-06-24

Factbox: How will Britain's Conservative Party choose PM May's successor? British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she will agree a timetable for the election of her successor after a fourth and final vote on her Brexit deal in parliament early next month....
13:17, 2019-05-22

EU suspends summit to choose new leaders after record deadlock A record-breaking European Union jobs summit was suspended Monday after officials couldn't settle on who should take over some of the alliance's top posts, officials said....
00:51, 2019-07-02

Everlane Is Letting You Choose What You Pay on Dozens of Sale Styles Everlane’s Choose What You Pay section (which, for the unindoctrinated, allows shoppers to choose from three different, discounted price points for an item) is always a good source of savings on some of the brand’s coveted, stylish basics, but it’s usually pretty limited. That is, until now....
15:51, 2019-05-22

EU leaders choose France's Lagarde for ECB after marathon summit European Union leaders agreed on Tuesday to name France's Christine Lagarde as the new head of the European Central Bank and sealed a deal on filling the EU's other top four jobs after marathon talks that have exposed deep divisions in the bloc....
01:00, 2019-07-03

Trolls and a flag leave sports marketing masters of universe in black hole | Marina Hyde Botched launches of Arsenal’s kit and Nike’s trainer exposes halfwitted naivety among wizards of merchandisingDoes any profession attract a higher percentage of sweet summer children than sportswear marketing? We are encouraged to think of this most modern discipline as a sophisticated, perhaps even...
17:34, 2019-07-03

Brooks Koepka admits Brandel Chamblee's criticism during Masters week made him angry Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee might not want to run into Brooks Koepka -- winner of back-to-back PGA Championships -- in a dark alley.        ...
18:00, 2019-05-21

Britney Spears masters new yoga pose, dances with stuffed python in latest Instagram posts Britney Spears showed off her flexibility and danced with a stuffed python in work out inspired posts shared with her nearly 22 million Instagram followers late Monday and early Tuesday....
11:34, 2019-06-04

Opinion: Kyrie Irving finally got to choose his team. What will he do with this chance? Kyrie Irving has his dream situation in Brooklyn alongside Kevin Durant. Can he enhance his legacy or will this stop be another disappointment?       ...
23:34, 2019-07-01

Britons choose staycations in new headache for tour operators: study More Britons will opt for staycations this year over heading for trips abroad, a study by Barclays showed on Thursday, in a possible new blow for struggling tour operators....
11:00, 2019-05-23

A gene linked to alcohol habits may influence who you choose to marry People in a relationship tend to drink a similar amount, but it’s not clear why. Now it seems that a gene linked to alcohol use may shape our choice of partners...
18:51, 2019-05-21

New Yorkers would pick Gillibrand over de Blasio in 2020 — if forced to choose It would be no contest if New York Democratic voters had to choose just between the two hometown candidates running for president — Mayor Bill de Blasio and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Gillibrand trounces de Blasio 56 percent to 25 percent, with the rest of the Democrats undecided, according to a hypot...
19:51, 2019-06-10

Tinder's new feature lets users choose up to three sexual orientations Starting this month, the app will include a new "orientation" feature, which allows users to choose from several terms to describe their sexual orientation....
13:51, 2019-06-05

Enes Kanter says Blazers gave him six minutes to choose team Center Enes Kanter said the Portland Trail Blazers gave him six minutes to decide if he wanted to stay with the team or sign elsewhere in free agency....
15:17, 2019-07-02

West African countries choose new 'ECO' single trade currency As part of its plans to make Africa a more integrated continent, leaders of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have adopted the name 'ECO' for a planned single currency to be used in the region....
02:34, 2019-07-04

Greeks choose between beach and ballot box in first post-bailout vote Election turnout will be crucial as Alexsis Tsipras appeals to 500,000 first-time votersGreeks have begun casting their ballots in an election called three months ahead of schedule by the embattled prime minister, Alexis Tsipras.Describing the election as “a day of democracy”, Tsipras urged the nati...
16:17, 2019-07-07

Mexico City gives students option to choose skirts or pants MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico City officials have announced a “gender neutral” policy on school uniforms, saying boys can wear skirts and girls can wear pants if they want. For decades, public schools in the capital and the rest of the country have required standardized plaid pants for boys ...
21:51, 2019-06-04

Xinjiang's Uyghurs didn't choose to be Muslim, new Chinese report says China has delved back centuries in an attempt to justify its alleged mass detention of up to two million Uyghurs and other minorities in the far-western region of Xinjiang....
16:01, 2019-07-22

Don't 'mess up Macau' — gambling hub set to choose Beijing-backed leader The Chinese territory of Macau is set to elect as leader the only candidate for which it is allowed to vote: a Beijing-backed former legislator who is expected to cement China's control over the special administrative region....
15:17, 2019-08-21

Bengal Students Can Now Choose "Humanity" As Religion On College Forms At least 50 colleges in West Bengal, including a few in the city have added ''humanity'', ''agnostic'', ''secular'' and ''non-religious'' options in the religion column of online admission forms for......
13:51, 2019-06-02

Jack Leiter shares dad’s gifts but may choose own road to majors It’s like growing up in Jersey City named Hurley. You’re going to play point guard. Jack Leiter was always going to pitch, and he always wanted to, from the time he was a kid. It was in his blood. Even before his growth spurt, when he was one of the smallest kids on his travel......
12:34, 2019-06-02

In Crucial Test for Erdogan, Istanbul Voters Choose Mayor Turkish voters return to the polls in Istanbul for a rerun of the mayoral vote that could present the latest challenge to President Erdogan, nearly three months after his movement suffered a major election defeat....
16:17, 2019-06-23

Sonia Gandhi Or Son Rahul? Congress Lawmakers To Choose Leader Tomorrow Rahul Gandhi or his mother Sonia Gandhi will be elected chairperson when newly-elected Congress parliamentarians meet for the first time on Saturday. This will be Rahul Gandhi's first meeting with......
20:51, 2019-05-31

Germany's Merkel sees difficult talks to choose EU Commission head Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday that negotiations among European Union leaders to choose a new president of the EU Commission will be complicated....
19:17, 2019-06-30

How to make your Twitter account private on desktop or mobile, and choose who can see your tweets Associated Press You can make your Twitter account private and ensure that only the people you want to see your posts can. Public Twitter accounts are accessible both to users of the site, and anyone on the internet who finds your profile. It only takes a few clicks or taps in your Settings menu to...
01:51, 2019-07-24

Tanguy Ndombele reveals how Mauricio Pochettino convinced him to choose Tottenham Tanguy Ndombele says Mauricio Pochettino's powers of persuasion coupled with a tantalising 'project' convinced him to join Tottenham rather than another one of Europe's elite clubs....
13:17, 2019-07-07

Women, being married needn’t make you unhappy – if you choose the right man | Hadley Freeman A happiness expert says wives are more miserable than other women. Is it because they find they’ve married another child?Tchuh, women. Never bloody happy, are they? Except, it turns out, they are, just not in the way they were told to be, and thought they should be. According to a new book by Paul D...
01:17, 2019-05-30

Angelina Jolie: The Crisis We Face at the Border Does Not Require Us to Choose Between Security and Humanity We Americans have been confronted by devastating images from our southern border and increasingly polarized views on how to address this untenable situation. At times I wonder if we are retreating from the ideal of America as a country founded by and for brave, bold, freedom-seeking rebels, and bec...
01:34, 2019-08-01

Mastercard lets transgender users choose names on their cards (if banks agree) Mastercard, one of the two dominant U.S. payment networks, is introducing debit and credit cards that will let transgender users select whatever name they want — as long as the bank that issues the card and extends the accompanying credit line goes along....
07:00, 2019-06-18

Vans and Warner teamed up to make a Harry Potter shoe line: Which house will you choose? Vans promised a Harry Potter line. It's delivered with shoes and clothes from Hogwarts houses Gryffindor, Slytherin, Ravenclaw and Hufflepuff       ...
13:17, 2019-06-08

Verizon's unveils cheaper unlimited smartphone plans that lets each family member choose their own Verizon Wireless new unlimited wireless pricing plans let you, your spouse and your kids each choose a different plan.       ...
20:17, 2019-08-02

Pokemon Masters Release Date Reveal: Direct confirms details for new Pokemon mobile game Pokemon Masters is the latest free-to-start mobile game coming to your iOS and Android device in the coming months. Here's everything we know about the game including release date and gameplay features....
18:51, 2019-06-27

David Kushner’s fantastic book Masters of Doom, about John Romero and John Carmack founding id Softw David Kushner’s fantastic book Masters of Doom, about John Romero and John Carmack founding id Software, is getting a pilot on USA, to be produced by the Franco brothers and executive produced by prolific writer Tom Bissell (who, full disclosure, is a good friend of mine). Here’s to video game books...
20:34, 2019-06-27

Surprise from 2013 Masters champ Adam Scott gives cancer patient strength to 'keep fighting' Lisa Yarbro was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in March. At WGC Memphis, her favorite golfer Adam Scott surprised her with a meeting.        ...
18:01, 2019-07-31

Lawmakers choose Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt to face off in British race; Michael Gove, Sajid Javid out British politicians Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt will face each other to replace Theresa May as prime minister after candidate Michael Gove was eliminated from the ballot Thursday....
19:34, 2019-06-21

Mexico’s Workers Can Finally Choose Unions. Old Unions Are Pushing Back. Mexico is overturning rules that forced workers into government-allied unions, but enforcement will be tough as those unions and employers push back....
17:51, 2019-06-22

You Can Choose From These Five Recharge Options To Recharge Your JioPhone Jio prepaid plan: All five of the JioPhone prepaid recharge packs come with free local and national voice calls for their respective validity periods, among other benefits such as complimentary......
15:34, 2019-07-22

Mazda: We Could Do a Hot Hatch Mazda 3, We Just Choose Not To Folks, you hate to see it. A good new car comes out, full of promise and the good handling, and when we crave more power the answer’s a hard “nope.” Once again, Mazda officials reaffirmed that a hotter version of the very good new Mazda 3—a Mazdaspeed 3, a Mazda 3 MPS, whatever you want to call it—i...
16:51, 2019-07-16

How to change a car battery and choose the right battery for your car Tips & advice 18 Jun, 2019 Flat car battery? Our guide to replacing it, installing a replacement and using a battery charger should help...
21:01, 2019-06-18

Lin-Manuel Miranda must choose: Hamilton or The Good Place? in this The Good Place: The Podcast exclusive As we patiently wait for the fourth and final round of shenanigans from our beloved Soul Squad (formerly Team Cockroach), the good people over at The Good Place: The Podcast are using the downtime to chat with some of the show’s more famous admirers. Lin-Manuel Miranda has been a longtime, vocal fan...
04:34, 2019-06-22

Video: Justin Thomas eagles 16 as he shoots 61 at BMW Championship Justin Thomas holes out from 180 yards for eagle on the par-4 No. 16 and finishes with a course-record 61 and six-shot lead at BMW Championship.       ...
04:17, 2019-08-18

Mets needed this one, and Jacob deGrom delivered KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In his bid to repeat as the National League Cy Young-award winner Jacob deGrom may have a difficult time catching a certain Dodgers left-hander, but the Mets ace has certainly resembled the 2018 version of himself since the All-Star break. The award could be Hyun-Jin Ryu’s to lose...
05:17, 2019-08-18

Red Sox place Chris Sale on IL with worrisome left elbow injury BOSTON — Red Sox ace left-hander Chris Sale was placed on the 10-day injured list Saturday with left elbow inflammation, raising questions about whether he will pitch again this season. Team president Dave Dombrowski said Sale had an MRI exam and the team’s doctors said the results showed infl...
05:17, 2019-08-18

Mariano Rivera sounds off on Derek Jeter Hall of Fame debate Mariano Rivera’s Hall of Fame celebration tour concluded with a pre-game ceremony, and first pitch, Saturday at Yankee Stadium. It capped off a summer in which the greatest closer of all-time hit an inside-the-park home run on Old Timers’ Day, had a parade thrown in his honor in New Rochelle, N.Y., ...
05:17, 2019-08-18

Nintendo says there is no Switch exchange program You might not want to buy a first-generation Switch with the assumption Nintendo will replace it with a new model. A Nintendo spokesperson has flatly denied that swaps are available, telling The Verge that "we do not have a Nintendo Switch exchange......
05:17, 2019-08-18

Grey's Antaomy Star Camilla Luddington Marries Longtime Love Matthew Alan It's wedding bells and love songs for Grey's Anatomy star Camilla Luddington. The 35-year-old actress, who is best known for her role as Dr. Jo Wilson on the hit ABC drama,......
05:51, 2019-08-18

How Google has destroyed the lives of revenge porn victims I’m a lawyer who fights for victims of online harassment, sexual assault and blackmail. When I first started my Brooklyn firm five years ago, I was known as “the revenge-porn lawyer,” and indeed many of my clients were young women whose naked pictures had been posted on the Internet without their co...
05:51, 2019-08-18

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason Week 2 recap begins with a surprise Colts standout Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard breaks down everything from Week 2, including some reasons for optimism in Indy even if Andrew Luck misses time....
05:51, 2019-08-18

SoftBank plans to lend up to $20 billion to employees to invest in new fund: WSJ Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is planning to lend up to $20 billion to its employees, including Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, to buy stakes in its second Vision Fund, the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/307Ljih on Saturday, citing people familiar with the matter....
06:17, 2019-08-18

Why Bayeux chic will be the next big fashion trend Designers are delving into history to create trousers, coats, knits, bags and even hoodies with a tapestry twistFashion is no stranger to a historical reference – from 1970s flares à la Once Upon a Time in Hollywood to 19th-century pie-crust collars the likes of which have had people swooning over a...
07:17, 2019-08-18

‘Good Boys’ shatters box office expectations on opening weekend The movie “Good Boys,” is shattering box office expectations. The film could make a total of $20.8 million on opening weekend, Variety reported. Friday night’s premiere brought in $8.3 million alone in ticket sales. Apparently, experts only expected a yield of $12 to $15 million, says the entertainm...
07:51, 2019-08-18

Amazon delivers Volkswagen's 'Final Edition' Beetles The iconic car rolled off the assembly line in July 2019 after more than two decades since its relaunch. There are only 65 'Final Edition' Beetles available, and they can only be bought in Mexico....
08:17, 2019-08-18

Hamlin wins at Bristol to spoil DiBenedetto's upset bid Denny Hamlin spoiled Matt DiBenedetto's shot at his first career victory _ just days after he learned he'd been fired _ with a late-race pass to give Hamlin the win at Bristol Motor Speedway       ...
09:51, 2019-08-18

China top internet firms pump 45% more into R&D Led by Alibaba, China's top 100 internet companies invested 153.87 billion yuan (US$21.85 billion) in research and development last year, up 45% year-on-year and accounting for 10% of their overall revenue....
09:51, 2019-08-18

Real prepare late Eriksen bid as contract talks at Spurs stall - Paper Round "Real Madrid prepare a bid for Christian Eriksen as his contract runs down, Inter Milan to loan Alexis Sanchez and Barcelona plan Neymar loan offer."...
12:00, 2019-08-18

These running backs will provide best fantasy football value “The Price Is Right” is a game show everyone knows. We watched as children with our parents. Our children watched with us. And every show magically culminates in an epic Showcase Showdown. Well, maybe it isn’t so epic, especially in today’s times, because the showcase often is a collection of stuff ...
13:00, 2019-08-18

Roller coaster malfunction causes cars to collide; multiple kids taken to hospital Five people were taken to the hospital Friday night after malfunctioning roller coaster failed to stop in Ocean City, Maryland.       ...
13:00, 2019-08-18

Man found hiding in cargo section on flight from Havana to Miami Authorities say a stowaway was found hiding in the cargo section of an airplane that arrived from Havana to Miami International Airport.       ...
13:00, 2019-08-18

These tiny Lower East Side apartments are a death trap waiting to happen The carving-up of a former Lower East Side yeshiva into ridiculously tiny, double-decker micro-hovels is worse than first thought when The Post exposed the issue last week: City officials say a second apartment in the building was also subdivided, making a total of 20 cramped, single-occupancy units...
13:00, 2019-08-18

Tamir Sapir’s children in $102M battle with relative over dad’s estate The family of a cabbie turned real estate billionaire is fighting a big bucks bid from a relative who wants a $102 million chunk of his estate. The son-in-law of Tamir Sapir, who died in 2014 and was once worth $2 billion at the height of the real estate boom, has no right to the......
13:00, 2019-08-18

Miocic knocks out Cormier to reclaim UFC crown Stipe Miocic got his revenge by knocking out Daniel Cormier in the fourth round of their rematch to reclaim the UFC heavyweight championship on Saturday at UFC 241 in Anaheim, California....
13:34, 2019-08-18

Yanks' Boone, Gardner ejected again for ump tiff Three members of the Yankees were ejected in the sixth inning Saturday with Brett Gardner getting tossed for banging his bat on the dugout roof and CC Sabathia getting run while on the injured list....
13:34, 2019-08-18

Rays fan club-record 24, walk 0 in 13-inning win Mike Brosseau's pinch-hit RBI single in the 13th inning drove in Eric Sogard to give the Tampa Bay Rays a 1-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday....
13:34, 2019-08-18

| 3 dead and 7 injured in soccer match riots in Honduras At least three people died and seven were injured in riots Saturday night between rival soccer fans ahead of a national championship game in Honduras....
14:00, 2019-08-18

Brooklyn man ‘rooting’ for the best outcome in fixing blocked driveway Dear John: For the last seven months I have been trapped between the bungling bureaucratic clutches of the New York City Parks Department and the Department of Design and Construction (DDC). During December 2018, the sidewalk in front of my Brooklyn property was repaved under the auspices of the Tra...
14:34, 2019-08-18

Trump aides reportedly convinced him to delay Chinese tariffs by arguing they'd 'ruin Christmas' Trade advisers to President Trump ostensibly appealed to his softer side, suggesting that he delay planned tariffs on China that could "ruin Christmas."...
14:34, 2019-08-18

Early access program gives us a sneak peek at Apple Arcade We've been eagerly awaiting the arrival of Apple Arcade since it was announced back in March, and now we have a few more clues as to what it will look like, courtesy of an internal early access program at Apple.Details obtained by 9to5Mac show a few of the screens and the games as they look at ...
14:34, 2019-08-18

Expected Fiscal Stimulus, US-China Trade War To Guide Markets: Experts Analysts opined that investors are awaiting a stimulus package and relief for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) from the super-rich surcharge which was announced in the Budget in July....
15:00, 2019-08-18

Mario Maker Contest: International Cat Day, Winners! Last week I asked you wonderful people to create some cat-themed Mario levels in celebration of International Cat Day. It was time to honor our cats by turning a plumber into a cat and throwing him at some enemies and jumps. It is the only way to celebrate cats....
15:00, 2019-08-18

Bangladesh slum fire destroys thousands of homes The huge blaze razed around 2,000 tin shacks in a crowded Dhaka slum, making at least 3,000 people homeless. Fires are frequent — and many a time deadly — in the Bangladeshi capital due to lax safety measures....
15:00, 2019-08-18

Tens of thousands gather in Hong Kong park for pro-democracy rally Organizers said they hoped the assembly would be peaceful, which would make for a rare calm weekend in a months-long movement marked by violent clashes....
15:34, 2019-08-18

10,000 People Left Homeless After Fire Destroys Slum In Bangladesh At least 10,000 people are homeless after a massive fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladesh capital and destroyed thousands of shanties, officials said Sunday....
15:34, 2019-08-18

Wilfried Zaha makes first Crystal Palace start since submitting transfer request Wilfried Zaha makes his first start for Crystal Palace since attempting to force a move away from the club in the final hours of the transfer window....
15:34, 2019-08-18

Steve Smith ruled out of Lord's Test with concussion and major doubt for Headingley Steve Smith has been ruled out for the remainder of the second Ashes Test and will likely take no part in the third Test at Headingley after suffering a concussion....
15:34, 2019-08-18

French waiter shot dead for being 'too slow with sandwich', say witnesses Police open murder inquiry after customer attacked waiter at a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris A customer fatally shot a waiter at a pizzeria on the outskirts of Paris, apparently enraged at being made to wait for a sandwich, according to witnesses.The waiter’s colleagues called police after he w...
15:34, 2019-08-18

Facial recognition is now rampant. The implications for our freedom are chilling | Stephanie Hare This new technology is being secretly used on streets and in shopping centres across Britain, making potential suspects of us allLast week, all of us who live in the UK, and all who visit us, discovered that our faces were being scanned secretly by private companies and have been for some time. We d...
15:34, 2019-08-18

Sheffield United v Crystal Palace: Premier League – live! All the latest from the 2pm BST kick-off at Bramall LaneNorwood: ‘Fergie told me I’d get here. I don’t know if he meant it’Email Daniel your thoughts or tweet @DanielHarris 2.28pm BST 28 min Fleck is down with what looks like cramp, but it can’t be. He accepts treatment then slowly walks off – it’s ...
15:34, 2019-08-18

Scream queens: inside the world of fangirls The dedication of some female superfans goes way beyond music. Hannah Ewens explores her passion for Courtney LoveIt was a rare, expansive summer in the city – one when your friends were always available, you felt charming, and everyone was attractive. Daisy and I sat outside Itsu and drained cans o...
15:34, 2019-08-18

Where did all the cod go? Fishing crisis in the North Sea With an international council now on the brink of declaring the species unsustainable – and Brexit looming – what is the future for one of the nation’s favourite meals?By 7.30am all the cod at Peterhead fish market had been sold, snapped up by competing buyers wearing thick fleeces, woolly hats and ...
15:34, 2019-08-18

| 'Happiness to sorrow' - horror as ISIS bomber kills 63 people at Kabul wedding Joy and celebration turned into horror and carnage when an ISIS suicide bomber targeted a packed Afghan wedding hall, killing at least 63 people in the deadliest attack to rock Kabul in months, officials and witnesses have said....
16:00, 2019-08-18

Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy under investigation over anti-union tweets Barstool Sports founder David Portnoy is under investigation after he threatened last week to fire “on the spot” any employee who as much as discussed unionization, according to a report. The National Labor Relations Board has launched a probe into whether the sports site founder illegal...
16:51, 2019-08-18

Porsche's Type 64 Didn't Sell Because Of A Weird Screwup At The Auction There were multiple press releases. There was a highly produced video. There was a Chris Harris Top Gear video. The hype generated for the auction of the only remaining Porsche Type 64 made it basically the Supra of the auction world. So last night, when a weird blunder deflated that hype and trigge...
17:17, 2019-08-18

A Hot S&P 500 Stock Is All About Bonds MarketAxess has risen by challenging Wall Street banks that have long dominated trading in corporate bonds. The trading platform was added to the S&P 500 this summer after its share price doubled in a matter of months....
17:17, 2019-08-18

Nordstrom Did So Much Right, but It's Still in Trouble Nordstrom invested heavily in e-commerce, didn’t open too many stores and has been quick to experiment with new types of shopping formats. Yet, it’s suffering the same fate as department stores that innovated less....
17:17, 2019-08-18

From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls What’s it like to make uplifting calls that change lives? Ammar Kalia spoke to the people whose job is to spread joyFor 12 years now, Anita Pires has been working at the call centre for Camelot, the company that runs the UK’s national lottery. She is one of a staff of 30 who answer calls from potent...
18:17, 2019-08-18

UN experts discover British-made bomb parts in Yemen Guidance unit for ‘high explosive bomb’ found at site in Yemen capitalA United Nations panel of experts has uncovered fragments of British-made laser guidance missile systems at an air raid site in Yemen in a strike that it concluded breached international humanitarian law.The attacks took place in ...
18:17, 2019-08-18

Lightning too close for comfort during school counselor's campus walk in shocking video A South Carolina school counselor was caught on surveillance video narrowly escaping danger after almost being struck by lightning on campus last week. ...
18:17, 2019-08-18

The incredible journey of Auburn's Prince Tega Wanogho He came to the U.S. without knowing anyone in search of basketball stardom. Since then, Prince Tega Wanogho found a second family and become an NFL prospect....
18:17, 2019-08-18

Former Running Back Cedric Benson Dies In Motorcycle Crash Former Bears, Bengals and Packers running back Cedric Benson died on Saturday in a motorcycle crash in Austin, Texas, according to multiple reports. He was 36....
18:51, 2019-08-18

Gibraltar Rejects U.S. Attempt to Detain Iranian Tanker Gibraltar rejected a last-minute American attempt to detain an Iranian tanker, opening the way for the ship to sail out of the British overseas territory after over six weeks in detention....
18:51, 2019-08-18

Scores Killed in Afghanistan Wedding Blast The death toll from a suicide bombing at a wedding in Afghanistan’s capital is at least 63, including women and children, officials said Sunday, as Kabul reeled from its deadliest attack this year....
18:51, 2019-08-18

Honduras soccer riot leaves 3 dead, at least 10 injured, officials say At least three people were killed and 10 were injured after riots broke out Saturday night in the capital of Honduras before a soccer game between two rival teams, officials said. ...
19:51, 2019-08-18

‘Godfather’ actor: Cuomo embarrassed himself with Fredo rant “The Godfather” actor Gianni Russo has a message for CNN anchor Chris Cuomo — fuhgeddaboudit. Russo, who played Godfather Vito Corleone’s wife-beating son-in-law Carlo Rizzi in the classic mobster flick, says Cuomo made a fool out of himself when he flew off the handle after being ...
19:51, 2019-08-18

Manchester City face calls to reconsider facial recognition tech Campaigners say decision to grant fans access by facial scan ‘intrusive’ and ‘disturbing’Manchester City have been cautioned against the introduction of facial recognition technology, which a civil rights group says would risk “normalising a mass surveillance tool”.The reigning Premier League champi...
20:17, 2019-08-18

British government braces for economic, social chaos in event of a ‘no-deal Brexit,’ leaked memo shows Rising food and social care prices and severe delays in medical supplies are just some of the effects of a 'no-deal' Brexit predicted in the leaked documents, according to the Sunday Times....
20:17, 2019-08-18

Lucknow Administration Denies Magsaysay Awardee's House Arrest Charges Ramon Magsaysay Award winner social activist Sandeep Pandey on Sunday claimed that he was put under house arrest on three occasions in the past week to prevent him from expressing views on national......
20:51, 2019-08-18

‘The suffering will continue’: Groom mourns 63 killed at Afghan wedding amid U.S. withdrawal talks KABUL, Afghanistan — At least 63 people, including women and children, were killed after a suicide bomber struck at a crowded wedding party in the Afghan capital on Saturday. Another 182 people were injured in the late-night blast. The deadliest attack to hit Kabul this year comes as the Trump admin...
21:17, 2019-08-18

Celtic seal deal for promising Republic of Ireland striker Jonathan Afolabi Forward joins on three-year deal after leaving SouthamptonAfolabi in attendance for League Cup win over DunfermlineCeltic have successfully deflected interest from clubs from England to secure the highly regarded Republic of Ireland junior international Jonathan Afolabi, with the striker putting pen...
21:51, 2019-08-18

Dina Asher-Smith finishes second in Birmingham to boost Qatar hopes • Winner Miller-Uibo will not compete in 200m in Doha• Johnson-Thompson impresses with third in long jumpThe biggest victories don’t always come on pitch. Moments after Dina Asher-Smith finished second to Shaunae Miller-Uibo in a world-class 200m at the Birmingham Diamond League she received some go...
21:51, 2019-08-18

County cricket: Sussex bowl out Middlesex for just 75 Warwickshire’s Rob Yates and Durham’s Alex Lees racked up big scores while Middlesex were skittled for 75 at Hove 8.16pm BST County Championship cricket returned for a one-off August special, and strained every sinew to grab a little attention from Lord’s. In the crucial second division game at Hove...
21:51, 2019-08-18

Hong Kong protesters throng streets peacefully in heavy rain Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters rallied peacefully in Hong Kong on Sunday, in the eleventh week of what have been often violent demonstrations in the Asian financial hub....
22:17, 2019-08-18

The guitar that Duane Allman played on classic 'Layla' sells for $1.25 million An anonymous collector has snapped up the guitar that Duane Allman played on 'Layla,' the Derek and the Dominoes hit written by Eric Clapton.        ...
22:17, 2019-08-18

Police keep low profile at huge, peaceful Hong Kong protest Hong Kong streets were turned into rivers of umbrellas as hundreds of thousands of people marched through heavy rain in the Chinese territory, where massive pro-democracy demonstrations have become a regular weekend activity...
22:17, 2019-08-18

Alaskan Man Discovers 50-Year-Old Russian Message in a Bottle (NOME, Alaska) — A man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska. Tyler Ivanoff found the handwritten Russian letter early this month while gathering firewood near Shishmaref about 600 miles (966 kilometers) northwest of Anchorage, KNOM-A...
22:17, 2019-08-18

'Hundreds of lives saved' by new digital sepsis alerts Hundreds of lives are being saved every year thanks to a new digital alert system which automatically flags possible cases of sepsis in hospitals, the NHS has said....
23:17, 2019-08-18

Argentina´s Fernandez says country will struggle to repay IMF loan, must renegotiate The Argentine opposition candidate, Alberto Fernandez, said that the country would struggle under present conditions to repay a loan to the International Monetary Fund and he would seek to renegotiate the repayment terms, according to an interview published on Sunday by the newspaper Clarin....
23:17, 2019-08-18

Merkel: We're prepared for any Brexit outcome German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday that she would meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday evening to discuss Britain's planned departure from the European Union, adding that Berlin was also prepared for a disorderly Brexit....
23:17, 2019-08-18

Heidi Klum Poses Topless and Shows Off Her Wedding Ring During Her and Tom Kaulitz's Honeymoon Heidi Klum is baring it all! The 46-year-old model and TV personality isn't afraid to show off a little skin during her honeymoon. After tying the knot with Tokyo Hotel guitarist Tom......
23:17, 2019-08-18

Millie Bobby Brown and Harry Styles Dance Like Nobody's Watching at Ariana Grande Concert Alright, nobody tell Chief Hopper about this.. Millie Bobby Brown, who plays Eleven on Netflix's Stranger Things, and singer Harry Styles were spotted dancing together like......
23:17, 2019-08-18

Trump confirms he is considering attempt to buy Greenland President says bid would be ‘essentially a real estate deal'Danish semi-autonomous territory has said it is not for saleDonald Trump has confirmed he is considering an attempt to buy Greenland for strategic reasons, though he said the idea is “not No1 on the burner”. Related: 'Friends, you're going ...
00:17, 2019-08-19

No 10 furious at leak of paper predicting shortages after no-deal Brexit Government figures seek to play down predictions of food, medicine and fuel shortages in leaked documentOperation Yellowhammer: the key pointsDowning Street has reacted with fury to the leak of an official document predicting that a no-deal Brexit would lead to food, medicine and petrol shortages, w...
00:17, 2019-08-19

British man sets new cycling speed record of more than 174mph Neil Campbell rode a £15,000 custom bike released from the back of a speeding PorscheA British man has set a new cycling speed record of more than 174mph on a £15,000 bike released from the back of a Porsche as it hurtled down a runway.Architect Neil Campbell, 45, broke the previous record of 167mph...
00:17, 2019-08-19

Whole Foods worker fired over trauma of black-widow spider bite: lawsuit This firing really bites. A Whole Foods staffer from New Jersey was bitten by a black-widow spider at work — and then fired because he was too terrified to return to his section, according to a lawsuit. Richard Highsmith says the highly venomous spider bit his arm after it crawled out of a produce c...
00:51, 2019-08-19

Waiter shot dead for taking too long to make customer’s sandwich A waiter in France was reportedly gunned down at a pizzeria near Paris after taking too long to bring a customer a sandwich. Witnesses and restaurant workers said the fatal incident occurred Friday night when a customer became enraged because “his sandwich wasn’t prepared quickly enough&...
00:51, 2019-08-19

Larry Kudlow insists there’s no recession coming White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Sunday insisted there is no recession on the horizon — as Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg made the opposite prediction. “I don’t see a recession at all,” Kudlow told fill-in host Dana Perino on “Fox News Sunday.” Americans, he s...
00:51, 2019-08-19

The Restless Peninsula: The Proud and Colorful History of Iberia Over the ages, the Iberian Peninsula was a melting pot of diverse cultures and civilizations, a piece of Europe that saw numerous migrations and many nations that rose and fell on its soil.  ...
01:17, 2019-08-19

Hubble spots a big, weird blob of star gas When you gaze at the sky on a clear night, you can easily spot countless stars shining bright. Most of them look pretty much identical, aside from varying brightness, but when NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope zooms in on a distant object, it can see it for what it truly is. In the case of NGC 202...
01:17, 2019-08-19

'May God ruin him': Rep. Rashida Tlaib's grandmother reacts to Trump's tweet about her not wanting to see the congresswoman after she was barred form Israel Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images Representative Rashida Tlaib from Detroit, Michigan declined Israel's offer of a humanitarian visit to see her elderly grandmother in the West Bank after she and Representative Ilhan Omar from Minneapolis were barred from visiting the country on Thursday. Preside...
01:51, 2019-08-19

A South Dakota woman who thought she had kidney stones was actually pregnant with triplets KOTA-TV Dannette Giltz, of Sturgis, South Dakota, gave birth to triplets named Blaze, Gypsy, and Nikki on August 10, KOTA-TV reported. Giltz, who has two older children with her partner of 12 years, Austin, had gone to the hospital thinking she had kidney stones. She only learned she was going in...
01:51, 2019-08-19

Winning $148 million Powerball ticket sold at Long Island gas station There are nearly 150 million reasons for New Yorkers to check their lotto numbers. The single winner of Saturday night’s $148 million Powerball jackpot was bought at a Long Island gas station, according to lottery officials. The winning numbers of 18-21-24-30-60, with the Powerball number 20, ...
01:51, 2019-08-19

Nikki Bella Gushes Over Boyfriend Artem Chigvintsev as They Begin ''Amazing'' New Journey Together Nikki Bella is thanking the "Universe" for putting Artem Chigvintsev in her life. The Total Bellas star couldn't help but gush over her boyfriend and former Dancing With the......
01:51, 2019-08-19

Relieved Thomas wins BMW Championship by three strokes over Cantlay Justin Thomas faltered in the final round at the BMW Championship on Sunday but held on for an ultimately comfortable three-stroke victory at Medinah in suburban Chicago....
01:51, 2019-08-19

Fabian Moreau has ankle sprain, but the Redskins mostly aren’t hurting The often snake-bitten Redskins have been fairly healthy through training camp with few new major injuries. Their luck has held up, for the most part, with three weeks left before the season opener....
02:17, 2019-08-19

Hundreds March In Mexico City to Demand Action Against Police Accused of Rape Hundreds gathered in the streets of Mexico City on Friday to protest police violence and demand punishment for police officers accused of raping minors....
03:17, 2019-08-19

Arsenal star David Luiz reveals desire for new challenge convinced him to leave Chelsea 'comfort zone' David Luiz has admitted he could have continued earning money in his comfort zone at Chelsea - but the prospect of a new challenge with Arsenal was too good to turn down....
03:17, 2019-08-19

'Iconic': Harry Styles and Millie Bobby Brown hung out at an Ariana Grande concert Ariana Grande's London Sweetener tour stop had two VIP audience members: Harry Styles and "Stranger Things" star Millie Bobby Brown.        ...
03:17, 2019-08-19

Some People Not Aware Of Ancient Indian Knowledge: HRD Minister Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has said that some people criticise him as they are not able to accept his highlights about ancient Indian inventions and knowledge....
03:51, 2019-08-19

Madhya Pradesh Official Suspended After Botched Surgeries Blind 11 The Madhya Pradesh government has suspended a top medical officer following the loss of vision of 11 patients who underwent free cataract surgery at a private hospital in Indore on August 8. Two other......
03:51, 2019-08-19

Texas woman pleads guilty to making up illnesses of son who had 323 medical visits A Texas woman accused of exposing her son to unneeded medical tests and procedures — including taking him to hospitals more than 320 times — has pleaded guilty to recklessly causing injury to a child, according to a report....
03:51, 2019-08-19

Buyout firm Centerbridge nears $1.5 bln deal for GoHealth -sources Private equity firm Centerbridge Partners LP is nearing a deal to acquire a majority stake in GoHealth LLC that could value the U.S. online health insurance marketplace at about $1.5 billion, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday....
03:51, 2019-08-19

UPDATE 3-Trump 'not ready' for China trade deal, dismisses recession fears U.S. President Donald Trump and top White House officials dismissed concerns that economic growth may be faltering, saying on Sunday they saw little risk of recession despite a volatile week on global bond markets, and insisting their trade war with China was doing no damage to the United States....
03:51, 2019-08-19

Fan who signed with A's, Nathan Patterson, strikes out side in minor league debut Oakland Athletics minor league pitcher Nathan Patterson, who touched 96 mph on the radar gun to get signed, was excellent in his first pro outing.       ...
04:17, 2019-08-19

Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott will not face charges in alleged Las Vegas assault case, lawyer says Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face assault charges for shoving a security guard at a Las Vegas music festival in May, per ESPN.       ...
04:17, 2019-08-19

Danish Prime Minister brands idea of US buying Greenland 'absurd' after claims Trump wanted to buy territory The Danish Prime Minister said the idea of selling Greenland to the US is "absurd" after Donald Trump reportedly talked to aides about buying the territory....
04:17, 2019-08-19

UPDATE 1-Chinese police investigate FedEx package containing handgun Police in southeast China's Fujian province have launched an investigation after a FedEx parcel sent from the United States was found to contain a handgun, the latest Chinese-related problem to affect the U.S. package delivery firm....
05:34, 2019-08-19

Iranian tanker carrying $130M in oil headed to unspecified location The trail left by GPS data on Marinetraffic.com, a vessel tracking service, showed the Iran-flagged Adrian Darya 1, previously known as Grace 1, moving shortly before midnight....
05:34, 2019-08-19

Get creative when looking for ways to grow your paycheck When Kim Roberts (name changed for professional reasons) began working for a hospitality group in Tribeca eight years ago, she realized she would need to think up a way to increase he income. Her salary growth trajectory, per industry standards, was limited in its upward trend, and asking for a rais...
05:34, 2019-08-19

AITA On Sticky Wicket Ahead Of Talks With ITF Security Consultants ITF though has agreed to address AITA's concern and will ensure that its security consultants speak with them. Bhupathi will also be part of the tele-conference, scheduled for Monday....
06:00, 2019-08-19

NADA to Start Testing Players During Duleep Trophy Games The BCCI handed the full itinerary of the domestic games for the season, including the dates and venues, so that the NADA can prepare its cricket testing calendar....
06:00, 2019-08-19

Art Spiegelman Withdrew His Introduction to a Marvel Comics Collection After Publisher Tried to Remove His Anti-Trump Comments Pullitzer Prize-winning creator of Maus Art Spiegelman was slated to write the introduction to a new Marvel collection, Marvel The Golden Age 1939-1949, but pulled his work after Marvel wanted him to remove a disparaging reference to Donald Trump. Read more......
06:34, 2019-08-19

Planned book by Mark Halperin faces widespread criticism A reported book deal for Mark Halperin, the “Game Change” co-author and political commentator who has faced multiple allegations of sexual harassment, is being greeted with widespread outrage...
07:00, 2019-08-19

Mickelson feels the heat as Thomas wins BMW Golf great Phil Mickelson has been finding it a struggle on the course in recent weeks so could have done without a freak occurrence which left his participation in the final round of the BMW Championship at Medinah in some doubt....
07:34, 2019-08-19

Tim Cook tells Donald Trump that U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports could hurt Apple, help Samsung President Donald Trump said he had spoken with Apple's Chief Executive Tim Cook about U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from Samsung.Read More...
09:34, 2019-08-19

Iranian supertanker US tried to seize moves toward unknown destination Amid a growing confrontation between Iran and the West a year after President Trump pulled Washington out of Tehran’s nuclear deal with world powers, an Iranian supertanker the U.S. has suspected to be tied to a sanctioned organization has lifted its anchor and started moving away from Gibraltar, ma...
10:00, 2019-08-19

Mason Mount hailed after first Chelsea goal as Frank Lampard warns: 'It's the first of many' Mason Mount could not hide his delight after scoring his first Chelsea goal in the 1-1 draw with Leicester City - and manager Frank Lampard warned there is more to come....
10:00, 2019-08-19

Hopes Of Fiscal Stimulus To Drive Markets: Experts Analysts opined that investors are awaiting a stimulus package and relief for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) from the super-rich surcharge which was announced in the Budget in July....
10:00, 2019-08-19

FBI: Ohio police arrest man connected to online shooting threat against Jewish community center Ohio police arrested James P. Reardon, 20, on charges of telecommunications harassment and aggravated menacing.        ...
10:00, 2019-08-19

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Katrina, dies at 76 Blanco was the first elected female governor in Louisiana's history. She died Sunday after a long battle with cancer.        ...
10:00, 2019-08-19

Deutsche Bank leads European shares higher European shares rose on Monday, extending gains from the previous session, as German stocks, led by Deutsche Bank, rallied and investors cheered plans from Germany and China to counter slowing growth....
10:34, 2019-08-19

Japan stocks advance as stimulus hopes calm global recession fears Japanese shares rose on Monday as signs central banks around the world are taking steps to support their economies helped ease immediate concerns about a global recession....
10:34, 2019-08-19

More Than a Third of Economists Expect a U.S. Recession in 2021, a Survey Finds WASHINGTON (AP) — A number of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump’s economic policies that they expect a recession in the U.S. by the end of 2021. Thirty-four percent of economists surveyed by the National Association f...
10:34, 2019-08-19

Watch Bernie Sanders talk insurance, student debt, and police brutality with Cardi B If you’re in need of a political pick-me-up (and who isn’t nowadays), Cardi B’s new interview with Senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is worth a watch. Regardless of who you’re rooting to vote for in the 2020 election, this interview between the Bronx rapper and Vermont Senator is a gre...
11:00, 2019-08-19

Berdych ends drought with opening win at Winston-Salem Open "Tomas Berdych earned his first ATP win in six months with a 6-1 3-6 6-3 first round victory over Andreas Seppi at the Winston-Salem Open on Sunday."...
11:00, 2019-08-19

Rennes v Paris Saint-Germain: Ligue 1 – as it happened Even though Edinson Cavani opened the scoring, Rennes secured a deserved win over the champions after goals from Mbaye Niang and Romain Del Castillo 9.57pm BST PSG’s troubles extend way beyond whether Neymar stays or goes, judging by that. They were stodgy and lacking in ideas, too many egos even wi...
11:00, 2019-08-19

Nokia 7.2 May Feature a Circular Camera Design, Slim Body HMD Global's much-anticipated Nokia 7.2 seems to have leaked once again. The phone is likely to feature a circular camera setup at the rear and a slim form factor, according to leaked renders....
11:34, 2019-08-19

Spotify's Premium Family plans get an explicit content filter Spotify is rolling out a new Premium Family Plan with a much-awaited setting. Parents will now have the ability to filter out songs with swearing, violence, drugs and more via an explicit content filter that can be applied to individual accounts. Tha......
11:34, 2019-08-19

Braves star Acuna pulled after failing to run out long drive Ronald Acuña Jr. has been removed from the Atlanta Braves' game against the Los Angeles Dodgers after he stood at the plate admiring a long flyball that did not leave the park....
12:00, 2019-08-19

Tiger Woods’ season ends with missing Tour Championship bid Tiger Woods’ season that was once filled with promise is over. Woods failed to qualify for the Tour Championship after finishing 38th at the BMW Championship, which was won by Justin Thomas on Sunday. The 43-year-old Woods was a long shot to crack the top 30 going into the final round of the B...
12:00, 2019-08-19

Matt Harvey was really nervous for his minor league start The Dark Knight rose for one night. Matt Harvey turned in a strong performance in his first start for the Athletics’ Triple-A Las Vegas affiliate on Saturday. The former Met, who signed a minor league deal with Oakland last week, allowed just two hits and struck out five over four scoreless innings ...
12:00, 2019-08-19

Jets won’t play Le’Veon Bell the rest of preseason Jets fans will have to wait until the regular season to see new running back Le’Veon Bell in action. Coach Adam Gase said Sunday night that Bell will not play in the preseason. “I was about 99 percent sure heading into the preseason,” Gase said of the decision. “It was all based off how he......
12:00, 2019-08-19

With ‘Doxology,’ Nell Zink Delivers Her Most Ambitious and Expansive Novel Yet Zink’s latest, about two generations of an American family, offers a portrait of the downtown New York music scene of the late 1980s as well as a subversive history of modern American politics....
12:00, 2019-08-19

Amazon is passing along costs of a new digital tax to thousands of French sellers Amazon is raising seller fees for thousands of small and medium-sized businesses in France because of a new digital tax passed by the French government....
12:34, 2019-08-19

China warns Canada to 'stop meddling' in Hong Kong China's Embassy in Ottawa told Canada to "stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs" after the North American country made a statement with the European Union in support of the right to peaceful assembly in Hong Kong....
12:34, 2019-08-19

Iranian oil tanker sets sail after Gibraltar rejects U.S. detainment order Gibraltar authorities released an Iranian oil tanker seized by Britain over 40 days ago after rejecting a request by the United States to continue detaining the vessel....
12:34, 2019-08-19

Gaming Keyboard and Mouse Combo,MageGee GK710 Wired Backlight Keyboard and Gaming Mouse Combo,PC Keyboard and Adjustable DPI Mouse for PC/Laptop/MAC … Gaming Keyboard and Mouse Combo,MageGee GK710 Wired Backlight Keyboard and Gaming Mouse Combo,PC Keyboard and Adjustable DPI Mouse for PC/Laptop/MAC …...
13:34, 2019-08-19

First drive: Volkswagen ID Buggy concept Meyers Manx-inspired electric dune chaser could reach production; we drive an early working prototype Volkswagen is progressing ever faster towards a future of new electric-powered models under its recently created ID sub-brand. The German company's plan, which is budgeted to cost up to €44 billion...
14:00, 2019-08-19

2020 Nissan Juke: first drive of reinvented compact SUV New Juke will be powered initially by a 115bhp 1.0 petrol Junior crossover has been rethought for a second generation – and we’ve driven a prototype Nissan is reinventing its trendsetting Juke crossover for 2020 with an all-new generation. Ahead of that car’s official unveiling in early September...
14:00, 2019-08-19

BTCC 2019: Honda Civic Type R drivers take Thruxton wins BTCC Thruxton Tordoff Tordoff converts pole position into win, while victories for Cammish and Cook boost title hopes Honda Civic Type R drivers Dan Cammish and Josh Cook bolstered their Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) title chances with race wins at Thruxton. Sam Tordoff also ha...
14:00, 2019-08-19

Volkswagen ID Buggy makes off-road debut at Pebble Beach Open-top concept takes inspiration from Beetle-based Meyers Manx Electric concept has a 155-mile range and can hit 99mph; start-up e.Go Mobile could build production version The Volkswagen ID Buggy concept has made its off-road dynamic debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance during Monterey...
14:00, 2019-08-19

Germany hopes to mine lithium, the white gold of e-mobility A small community in the German state of Saxony may soon see the revival of its centuries-old mining tradition. But this time around, the focus is no longer on tin or tungsten but on lithium, as Hardy Graupner reports....
14:00, 2019-08-19

Secrets of 'Pan-European Picnic' still shrouded in mystery 30 years later A picnic in a meadow on the Hungarian-Austrian border: That was the plan. But the symbolic event, a show of support for a united Europe, enabled the first exodus from behind the Iron Curtain. Unintentionally — or not?...
14:00, 2019-08-19

Bundesliga Bulletin: Borussia Dortmund get early edge on Bayern Munich The Bundesliga kicked off with a bang as Borussia Dortmund took advantage of Bayern's slipup on opening night. There was also a baptism of fire for Union Berlin as they hosted Bundesliga football for the first time....
14:00, 2019-08-19

Blake edges Gemili in Birmingham 100m showdown "Former world champion Yohan Blake of Jamaica edged Britain\u0027s Adam Gemili in a photo-finish to win the 100 metres at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting on Sunday."...
14:34, 2019-08-19

Chinese Firm Suspends Venezuelan Oil Loading Over US Sanction Fears China National Petroleum Corp, a leading buyer of Venezuelan oil, has halted August loadings following the latest set of U.S. sanctions on the South American exporter, two Beijing-based senior sources......
14:34, 2019-08-19

Crackdown Like "Tiananmen Square" In Hong Kong May Harm Trade Deal: Trump US President Donald Trump on Sunday warned China that carrying out a Tiananmen Square-style crackdown on Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters would harm trade talks between the two countries....
14:34, 2019-08-19

US Having "Very Good" Discussions With Taliban: Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Sunday hailed progress in negotiations on an Afghanistan peace deal, saying that talks with both the Taliban and the Afghan government are going well....
14:34, 2019-08-19

Cubs' trip to Williamsport might have been just what they needed After struggling on the road all season, Anthony Rizzo & Co. got a reminder of what playing baseball is all about, had some fun and actually won a series....
14:34, 2019-08-19

Meet the League of Legends World Championship qualifiers The first handful of League of Legends teams across major regions have qualified for October's world championship in Europe. Here's what to know about them....
14:34, 2019-08-19

Rescuers use explosives to seek 2 cavers trapped in Poland Dozens of rescuers have been working around the clock in southern Poland to find two missing spelunkers trapped by rising water in a cave, using explosives to widen underground passages...
15:00, 2019-08-19

Lithuania to buy iodine tables as Belarus plans power plant The Lithuanian government says it has decided to purchase more than 4 million iodine tablets, estimated to be worth 900,000 euros because of plans in neighboring Belarus to launch a nuclear power plant...
15:00, 2019-08-19

5G battle hots up as EE lodges complaint over Three UK advert Advertising Standards Authority to investigate whether claims breach codeThe first hostilities have broken out among telecoms rivals over who offers the best 5G to customers, with EE seeking an advertising ban against claims by Three UK that it offers the only “real” next-generation service.BT-owned...
15:00, 2019-08-19

Our obsession with perfection is damaging individuals and society Increasingly we strive for unreachable ideals in personal and public spheres – with damaging consequences from mental health problems to Brexit deadlock...
15:34, 2019-08-19

Obamas' First Film Charts Life In US Factory Under China Bosses "They refer to us as the foreigners," says a downbeat employee at the Ohio car glass factory where hundreds of Chinese laborers have come to work, far from their wives, children and homeland....
15:34, 2019-08-19

Disney+ will have apps for iOS, Apple TV, Android and Xbox One The debut of Disney's highly anticipated streaming service, Disney+, is almost here. But, leading up to the November 12th launch date, the company is starting to share more details about it. Today we're learning about how you'll be able to watch cont......
16:00, 2019-08-19

Sonos Bluetooth-enabled, battery-powered speaker leaks ahead of official launch Sonos has an event coming up at the end of the month to reveal something new, but leaks have pretty much given away what’s likely to be the highlight announcement at the event: A new, Bluetooth-enabled speaker that has a built-in battery for portable power. The speaker originally leaked earli...
16:00, 2019-08-19

Danish Prime Minister says discussion of Greenland sale is 'absurd' Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen told the Danish broadcaster DR on Sunday that discussion of a sale would be an "absurd discussion."        ...
16:34, 2019-08-19

Why The Co-Founder of Allbirds Always Exercises Before His Flight Former pro athlete and shoe company co-founder Tim Brown on making a long trip back home, his versatile travel wardrobe and the reading habit his colleagues make fun of...
16:34, 2019-08-19

Back to school: Your guide to buying a cheap laptop As long as your student is content with mostly reading and writing, a Google Chromebook should work. College students may need a more versatile PC.       ...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Expect dangerous heat across Southern Arizona this week TUCSON – Expect another dry day in Tucson. Tomorrow: Mostly sunny and hot. High: 105° Tomorrow night: Mostly clear and warm. Low: 78° Tucson is expected to remain dry tomorrow. A slight chance of Isolated showers will be possible for areas south and east of Tucson. Highs tomorrow will run 5...
17:00, 2019-08-19

U.S. grants Huawei another 90 days to buy from American suppliers U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday the U.S. government will extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies so that it can service existing customers, even as nearly 50 of its units were being added to a U.S. economic b...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Wall St. rallies on stimulus cheer, Apple leads tech gains U.S. stocks surged on Monday on growing hopes that major economies would act to stymie the slowing economic effects of escalating global trade tensions, while technology stocks rose led by a nearly 3% gain in Apple's shares....
17:00, 2019-08-19

Exclusive: Fearing data privacy issues, Google cuts some Android phone data for wireless carriers Alphabet Inc's Google has shut down a service it provided to wireless carriers globally that showed them weak spots in their network coverage, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, because of Google's concerns that sharing data from users of its Android phone system might attract the scrutin...
17:00, 2019-08-19

U.S. Commerce secretary: Fed policies boosting U.S. dollar Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday that the Trump administration was not happy with how Federal Reserve monetary policy was helping the U.S. dollar stay strong....
17:00, 2019-08-19

Commerce Department gives Huawei 90 day extension to buy from US suppliers US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said on Monday the US government will extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from US companies so that it can service existing customers, even as nearly 50 of its units were being added to a US economic blacklist...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Private jets, parties and eugenics: Jeffrey Epstein's bizarre world of scientists The billionaire financier and convicted sex offender famously mixed with presidents, models and film stars. But he also indulged his unorthodox beliefs by cultivating top scientistsAccording to his indictment, over the course of many years Jeffrey Epstein “sexually exploited and abused dozens of min...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Mark Halperin attempts comeback after #MeToo accusations with Trump book Halperin, who was accused of sexual misconduct by at least a dozen women at ABC News, to release book on how to beat TrumpMark Halperin, one of the most high-profile media figures to fall over sexual misconduct allegations made in the #MeToo era, is making an attempted comeback with a new book deal ...
17:00, 2019-08-19

John Delaney draws 11 people to 2020 event – does he truly think he can win? The former congressman has put $24m of his own cash into an increasingly quixotic presidential run – and he’s ploughing on despite a near total lack of supportJohn Delaney has poured a staggering $24m of his own money into running for president. He has been campaigning for the White House for more t...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Joe Biden is a boring candidate. That's why he is doing well | Carlo Invernizzi-Accetti The core of Joe Biden’s popularity lies in the fact that he is the candidate that presents the most marked contrast with President Trump’s governing styleDespite a seemingly unending series of gaffes and unimpressive performances in the two Democratic primary debates so far, Joe Biden retains a soli...
17:00, 2019-08-19

Ex-Sudan leader said he received millions from Saudis, trial told Detective tells corruption trial that Omar al-Bashir disclosed payments after he was deposedOmar al-Bashir told investigators he received $90m (£73.8m) in cash from Saudi Arabia, a detective has said in court on the first day of the deposed Sudanese president’s corruption trial.Bashir has been in de...
17:00, 2019-08-19

A WW2 battle reverberates in Poland's national election campaign A monument to a battle fought in the opening days of World War Two has become a new frontline in the fight between Poland's ruling nationalists and the liberal opposition in the countdown to a parliamentary election on Oct. 13....
17:00, 2019-08-19

Seven basic questions about quantum technology, answered In a new story, we look at the intense competition between China and the United States to develop quantum technology, which is based on the field of quantum mechanics and holds the promise of transforming computers, surveillance and other aspects of modern society. Here are some basic questions and ...
17:34, 2019-08-19

In photos: Teddy Riley honored with star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles Recording artist and music producer Teddy Riley is honored during an unveiling ceremony honoring him with the 2,670th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on August 16, 2019....
17:34, 2019-08-19

Watch: Kate Upton says 'every woman needs to be represented' in Victoria's Secret show Kate Upton detailed her issues with the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show on "Watch What Happens Live," stating that it needs to be more inclusive....
17:34, 2019-08-19

Japan's Wartime Emperor Showed Remorse Over Nanjing Massacre The late Emperor Hirohito privately expressed regret about atrocities committed by Japanese troops in the Chinese city of Nanjing in 1937, saying he hadn’t fully known what the army was doing but wished he could have stopped it, according to newly released records....
17:34, 2019-08-19

| WATCH | Colombians celebrate 'World Laziness Day' Stressed out? Take a break and head to Colombia, where the city of Itagui marks "World Laziness Day", a quirky effort to urge overstressed workers to slow down....
18:17, 2019-08-19

| 7 killed in fiery ferry accident in Indonesia Seven people, including two children, were killed and four others are missing after a ferry carrying dozens of passengers caught fire off Indonesia's Sulawesi island, police have said....
18:17, 2019-08-19

Wait, What Did Callahan Just Pull Out of His Pants on Dating #NoFilter?! Callahan has a few tricks up his sleeve...and one in his pants too. "I need to hear some jokes," prompts Melissa--his blind date for the evening--in this clip from Tuesday's......
18:17, 2019-08-19

Shay Mitchell Reveals Her Baby's Possible Due Date and It's a Lot Sooner Than You Think She's almost here! Shay Mitchell is getting closer and closer to becoming a first-time parent. On Sunday afternoon, the You actress and her boyfriend Matte Babel opened up about their......
18:17, 2019-08-19

Rocky, Earth-sized exoplanet is missing an atmosphere Astronomers at MIT, Harvard University, and elsewhere have searched a rocky, Earth-sized exoplanet for signs of an atmosphere — and found none. Atmospheres have previously been detected on planets much larger than our own, including several hot-Jupiters and sub-Neptunes, all of which are primaril...
18:17, 2019-08-19

A new way to deliver drugs with pinpoint targeting Most pharmaceuticals must either be ingested or injected into the body to do their work. Either way, it takes some time for them to reach their intended targets, and they also tend to spread out to other areas of the body. Now, researchers at MIT and elsewhere have developed a system to deliver medi...
18:17, 2019-08-19

Healthy Diet: 5 Healthy Whole Wheat Recipes To Help You Ditch Refined Flour Whole wheat, just like other whole grains, is a rich source of dietary fibre and protein, which are two of three essential macro-nutrients required for a healthy body. Here are 5 healthy whole wheat......
18:17, 2019-08-19

Trump administration extends grace period for Huawei again Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Monday that penalties on Huawei Technologies will be delayed until Nov. 19 so rural companies have more time to find alternative suppliers....
18:51, 2019-08-19

Daily on Healthcare: The boozeless bunch: Will another teetotaler be sworn in as president? WILL ANOTHER TEETOTALER BE SWORN IN AS PRESIDENT? Voters may not have the option of using the "who would you rather have a beer with?" test this election to decide among the presidential candidates....
18:51, 2019-08-19

Supreme's 'burner' phone is built for hypebeasts How important is it that your phone have a Supreme label on it? Important enough that you'd be willing to take big step back in technology? If so, you're in luck. Supreme has unveiled its catalog for fall and winter 2019, and in amidst the usual ecce......
19:17, 2019-08-19

Listen to Engadget's daily newsletter (and more stories) in audio form! Technology wields more influence on our lives than ever before and there's a lot to take in. To help you get a handle on that, we launched our daily newsletter back in 2016, meant to give you a digestible version of all the biggest stories. Now with......
19:17, 2019-08-19

Deadline Looms for U.S. Employers to Report Pay for Women, Minorities U.S. companies are preparing to give federal regulators the most detailed information ever collected about how they compensate workers of all genders, races and ethnicities....
19:17, 2019-08-19

Chandrayaan-2 to Be Inserted Into Lunar Orbit Tomorrow: ISRO In a significant milestone for India's Moon mission, ISRO will fire Chandrayaan-2's liquid engine on Tuesday to insert the spacecraft into a lunar orbit....
19:17, 2019-08-19

Chad declares state of emergency in 3 regions due to security problems Chad's Council of Ministers on Monday declared a state of emergency in three provinces amid fighting between rival ethnic groups, a government spokesman said in a statement....
19:17, 2019-08-19

Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: officers A device exploded in Northern Ireland near the border with Ireland early on Monday in what police said was an attempt to kill officers looking into an earlier incident....
19:17, 2019-08-19

'The Hunt' director breaks silence, says controversial movie's 'ambition was to poke at both sides' The director of the canceled controversial film “The Hunt” still hopes the political thriller will be released someday and stands by the project that he calls “misunderstood.” ...
20:00, 2019-08-19

Going dark: Call of Duty esports circuit awaits Activision’s next move The players and teams at the world championships brace for a new era in the Call of Duty esports scene, one marked right now by an abundance of unknowns....
20:00, 2019-08-19

Netflix’s bizarre riff on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein oddly successful Stranger Things’ David Harbour stars in Netflix’s Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein, which gives the first science fiction novel, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, a run for its money...
20:00, 2019-08-19

Barcelona bought Coutinho to succeed Neymar and Andres Iniesta, but he suffered same fate as Zlatan Ibrahimovic Philippe Coutinho has left Barcelona on loan to join Bayern Munich, just 18 months after becoming the most expensive signing in the history of the Catalan club....
20:00, 2019-08-19

Danny Welbeck thanks family and friends after Watford debut nine months on from horror Arsenal injury Danny Welbeck has thanked the support of his friends and family after he put his injury hell behind him on Saturday by making his first appearance in nine months....
20:00, 2019-08-19

Chinese pop stars back Beijing over Hong Kong protests Patriotic posts have been uploaded from some of the music industry's biggest stars in the region. They are seen as a show of support for China against the demonstrators in Hong Kong....
20:34, 2019-08-19

Afrobarometer: Climate change literacy still low in Africa Despite the fact that Africa bears the brunt when it comes to erratic global weather patterns, many people are still unfamiliar with the climate change phenomenon, a new survey reveals....
20:34, 2019-08-19

Migrant rescue ship criticizes Spain's offer to dock in Mallorca The migrant rescue charity 'Open Arms' has rejected a Spanish government offer for its vessel to dock at a Balearic Island port. It was the second offer the group rejected, citing an "urgent" and "inhumane" situation....
20:34, 2019-08-19

Afghanistan: Is 'Islamic State' taking advantage of US-Taliban peace talks? "Islamic State" has claimed responsibility for the Kabul attack that killed at least 63 people. Experts say that IS is giving a show of force, as the Taliban are busy holding talks with the US....
20:34, 2019-08-19

The Germans' insatiable love affair with potatoes They were once guarded by the king and are sometimes eaten with apple sauce. For Potato Day on August 19, here are some things you maybe didn't know about potatoes in Germany....
20:34, 2019-08-19

Roche taps Lilly executive Garraway as chief medical officer Swiss drugmaker Roche Holding on Monday named Eli Lilly executive Levi Garraway to succeed Sandra Horning as chief medical officer and head of global product development....
20:34, 2019-08-19

Exclusive: Trans-Siberian Orchestra announces 2019 winter tour, 'Christmas Eve and Other Stories' For the 2019 edition of their famous annual winter tour, TSO is throwing it back to the album and tour that started it all.        ...
20:34, 2019-08-19

As Chandrayaan 2 Nears The Moon, A Make-Or-Break Operation Tomorrow After nearly 30 days of interstellar travel, India's moonshot Chandrayaan 2 is nearing its target. In a make-or-break effort, the Indian space agency ISRO will manoeuvre the spacecraft into the lunar......
20:34, 2019-08-19

'The Morning Show' trailer previews the drama behind AM TV In Apple's new drama "The Morning Show," the bad blood brewing behind the scenes of the program at its center is stronger than most average cups of AM coffee....
20:34, 2019-08-19

FROM THE FIELD: Green wall of opportunities grows in the Sahel An ambitious plan has got underway to plant a band of trees across the Sahel region of Africa, to hold back desertification and combat climate change, thanks to the support of the United Nations....
20:34, 2019-08-19

With Kabul wedding attack, Isis aims to erode Taliban supremacy As the US and Taliban negotiate peace, Isis sees a chance to sow fresh chaos in Afghanistan Even by the bloody standards of Afghanistan, it was a brutal attack: a suicide bomber at a wedding celebration, detonating his device as children danced and the happy couple completed their marriage rituals. ...
21:00, 2019-08-19

Reports of secret US-Venezuela talks to oust Maduro draw skepticism Claims that Nicolás Maduro’s number two official is working with the US are an attempt to ‘stoke paranoia’, experts sayHe is one of the most influential and infamous figures in Venezuelan politics – a hardcore Chavista who uses his weekly talkshow to preach permanent revolution and excoriate the evi...
21:00, 2019-08-19

Woman finds frog in packaged salad mix: ‘It’s literally alive!’ Karlie Allen isn’t feeling froggy — but she did leap. The Wisconsinite was preparing dinner with her family when she found a shocking surprise in her box of Simple Truth organic salad mix — a live frog. She recorded the incident on her phone and posted the clip to Twitter, which features a clo...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Children cheer as bull dies a slow death at bullfighting school Shocking video shows a bull slowly being killed in front of cheering children as young as six at a bullfighting school. European animal rights group One Voice infiltrated a French bullfighting school as part of its push to ban the centers it says only gives an “education of sadism.” The ...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Elizabeth Warren admits to ‘mistakes’ regarding Native American ancestry claims Elizabeth Warren admitted Monday that she had “made mistakes” regarding her claims of Native American ancestry — which led to President Trump dubbing her “Pocahontas.” “Like anyone who’s been honest with themselves, I know that I have made mistakes,” the Massachusetts senator and Democratic presiden...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Hero dog saves fisherman owner who was bitten by shark This dog really is man’s best friend. A California fisherman was saved by his pit bull named Darby after a 6-foot shark chomped on the man’s leg, prompting the fearless pooch to fight off the sea creature, according to a report. James White, of Rohnert Park, was fishing from the shore at Bodega Bay ...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Missing hiker found dead in California after 5-day search An experienced hiker likely fell to his death in Northern California days after he vanished during an excursion in the Trinity Alps mountain range, according to authorities. Daniel Komins, 34, was found dead Sunday, the Trinity County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement posted to Facebook. A ...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Black housekeeper not allowed to clean church because priest's dog 'doesn't like black people' Collierville priest Jacek Kowal had said that he opposed the characterization of his actions as racist, but his dog is aggressive toward African Americans.        ...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Study linking mother's fluoride exposure to lower IQ scores in kids raises questions A study finds that mothers' consumption of fluoride during pregnancy might be associated with lower IQ scores in young children.        ...
21:34, 2019-08-19

Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott angry at Jerry Jones over ‘Zeke who?’ quip Jerry Jones laughed. Ezekiel Elliott and his agent did not. After Jones was asked a question Saturday night about Elliott — to which he responded “Zeke who?” with a straight face before chuckling — the Cowboys owner looked at the camera and tried to send a message to his star...
22:00, 2019-08-19

The second-half success blueprint the Mets can ride to the playoffs When the Mets play well in the second half, they generally make the playoffs. The Mets have reached the postseason nine times, never producing worse than a .588 winning percentage after the All-Star break in any of those years. Nine of their best 11 second halves led to the postseason. One of the tw...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Former Cavaliers coach David Blatt diagnosed with multiple sclerosis David Blatt has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, the former Cavaliers coach revealed Monday. Blatt, 60, is currently coaching the Greek club Olympiacos in the EuroLeague and plans to continue coaching while he fights the disease, he said in a letter released by the team. “I am a coach a...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Why media and sharps don’t agree on Broncos’ chances There’s an interesting “debate” this summer between many in the mainstream media and the NFL betting market involving new Broncos head coach Vic Fangio. (Denver hosts San Francisco Monday at 8 p.m. on ESPN). Pundits are very enthusiastic about defensive guru Fangio, commenting regularly that he’s ca...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Maddy Freking compared to Mets’ Noah Syndergaard at LLWS Maddy Freking is making a Thor-like impression at the Little League World Series. During her Minnesota team’s game Sunday in Williamsport, Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle compared Freking, the 19th girl to play in the LLWS, to the Mets’ Noah Syndergaard. “Skills. And with n...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Jeremy Corbyn: I will do everything necessary to stop a no-deal Brexit Jeremy Corbyn has said he will do "everything necessary" to prevent a no-deal Brexit - and insisted he should be leader of any caretaker government formed to stop this....
22:00, 2019-08-19

Apple’s first trailer for its drama ‘The Morning Show’ is here, and I have so many thoughts Let me make clear, right off the bat, that I intend to sign up for Apple’s new premium TV offering on day one and will give more than one of its shows a try as the company makes its first attempt at grabbing a piece of the streaming TV pie. Unfortunately, the trailer Apple released Monday morn...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Tyson recalls frozen chicken patties over reports of 'foreign matter' Tyson Foods has issued a recall for more than 39,000 pounds of Weaver brand frozen chicken patties over contamination concerns, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said....
22:34, 2019-08-19

Planned Parenthood to decline Title X funds over 'gag rule' Planned Parenthood announced Monday it is leaving the Title X program after the government said it must comply with a new rule banning the organization from providing information on abortion access....
22:34, 2019-08-19

‘Please, Let It Die’: The Creators Of ‘Stranger Things’ Are Preemptively Begging Fans Not To Do A Viral Campaign To Save The Show When It Gets Canceled While passionate fans have been able to resurrect many shows after their cancellations, like Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The Mindy Project, and A.P. Bio, the minds behind one show are pleading with their viewers to leave their program alone: The creators of Stranger Things are preemptively begging fans not ...
23:00, 2019-08-19

| Sudan's Bashir 'got $90m from Saudi royals' Omar al-Bashir received $90 million in cash from Saudi royals, an investigator told a court at the opening Monday of the deposed Sudanese strongman's corruption trial....
23:00, 2019-08-19

Sleep quality may be linked with success during military basic training (Reuters Health) - Soldiers who experience sleep problems during basic combat training may be more likely to struggle with psychological distress, attention difficulties, and anger issues during their entry into the military, a recent study suggests....
23:00, 2019-08-19

Jeffrey Epstein signed will 2 days before suicide, report says Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein’s will has been filed in the U.S. Virgin Islands and it reportedly showed that he signed it on Aug. 8 -- two days before investigators said he hanged himself in his New York City jail cell....
23:00, 2019-08-19

Epstein's islands: Little St. James and Great St. James Fox News went to Jeffrey Epstein's two islands in the U.S. Virgin Islands - Little St. James and Great St. James on Aug. 17, 2019. Each had a lone guard watching over the multi-million dollar properties....
23:00, 2019-08-19

NYPD officer accused in Eric Garner's death has been fired, commissioner says Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer accused in the 2014 death of Eric Garner that sparked nationwide outrage, has been fired, Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday afternoon....
23:00, 2019-08-19

NYPD Union Incensed That a Cop Is Being Held Accountable for Eric Garner's Death The New York Police Department today fired Daniel Pantaleo, the Staten Island NYPD officer whose chokehold of Eric Garner was deemed responsible for Garner’s death in 2014, following a judge’s recommendation earlier this month. Representatives for the rank and file police, of course, are livid, and ...
23:34, 2019-08-19

Gold, Copper and Oil Go Their Separate Ways Gold, copper and oil rose and fell in tandem as China led emerging economies' voracious appetite for commodities. The trade war helped change that dynamic....
23:34, 2019-08-19

Ezekiel Elliott's agent: Cowboys RB found Jerry Jones' 'Zeke who?' joke disrespectful Amid a holdout by his star running back, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made a joke that didn't sit well with Ezekiel Elliott or his agent.       ...
23:34, 2019-08-19

Four dead as rival fans riot at Honduras soccer game Four people died and others injured, including three players, as a result of violence that broke out at a soccer game in Honduras.       ...
23:34, 2019-08-19

Mercury guard Diana Taurasi medically cleared to play Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been medically cleared to play after missing most of the season with a back injury       ...
23:34, 2019-08-19

‘I Wish We Could Stop Teaching This.’ What It’s Like to Attend an Active-Shooter Training After the El Paso and Dayton Attacks It’s the first weekend since school began here in central Virginia, and approximately 10 children and 15 adults are spending their Saturday in a 900-square foot room with bright yellow walls and foam floor tiles, learning how to survive an active-shooter situation. “We’re going to ...
23:34, 2019-08-19

Colton Underwood lied to 'Bachelor' producers after Hannah Brown was left off a date Former "Bachelor" lead Colton Underwood admitted to lying to producers after Hannah Brown was kept off of a date.        ...
00:00, 2019-08-20

US buying Greenland 'absurd discussion,' Danish prime minister says The United States' reported interest in buying Greenland from Denmark is "absurd" and the fjord-lined island is not for sale, according to Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen....
00:00, 2019-08-20

Robot Entertainment bounces back with Orcs Must Die! 3 and Ready Set Heroes Robot Entertainment showed off a new version of its Orcs Must Die! 3 that will run on Google’s Stadia cloud gaming service as well as other platforms. Orcs Must Die! 3 will debut as a timed exclusive on Google’s Stadia cloud gaming service, and developer Robot Entertainment said the sing...
00:00, 2019-08-20

Dying Light 2 and a new Tencent game get Nvidia RTX ray tracing Nvidia announced a couple of new games that are getting support for its ray tracing technology including Dying Light 2 and Synced: Off-Planet.Read More...
00:00, 2019-08-20

Pogba and Man Utd pay the penalty as spot-kick debate steals the spotlight "One saved penalty ensured the spotlight was on Manchester United’s character, rather than the quality in their attack, following their 1-1 draw at Wolves, writes Michael Hincks."...
00:00, 2019-08-20

Ole says Pogba and Rashford must decide penalty-taker on the pitch "Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists he will not change his penalty strategy after Paul Pogba’s saved spot-kick led to Wolves earning a draw on Monday night."...
00:00, 2019-08-20

'Barcelona is history,' says Coutinho after joining Bayern on loan "Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on loan from Barcelona, just 19 months after moving to Camp Nou from Liverpool for a fee of up to £142 million."...
00:00, 2019-08-20

New Planet Discovered In Orbit Of Young Milky Way Star A second planet has been discovered circling Beta Pictoris, a fledgling star in our own galaxy offering astronomers a rare glimpse of a planetary system in the making, according to a study published......
01:00, 2019-08-20

Japan again approved shipment of photoresists to South Korea: Yonhap News Japan has approved shipment of a high-tech material to South Korea for the second time since imposing export curbs last month, Yonhap News Agency reported late on Monday, citing industry and government officials....
01:00, 2019-08-20

FTC chairman says Facebook's plan to merge brands may make it harder to split: FT Facebook Inc's plan to integrate Instagram and WhatsApp more closely could hinder any attempts to break up the social media giant, Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joseph Simons told the Financial Times on Monday....
01:00, 2019-08-20

Baidu earnings beat estimates on strong video streaming growth China search engine operator Baidu Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit on Monday, as more people signed up for its video streaming service, sending its shares up 8% in extended trading....
01:00, 2019-08-20

Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse allegations Britain's Prince Andrew has said he is "appalled" by the sex abuse claims against his former associate Jeffrey Epstein. The statement came after footage emerged over the weekend which claimed to show the royal inside Epstein's home in 2010....
01:34, 2019-08-20

Russia's Putin denies increased radiation levels following deadly blast Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that there's no risk of increased radiation levels following a deadly blast at a military site in Northern Russia earlier this month that killed at least five people....
01:34, 2019-08-20

Model Alicia Arden says she went to cops after Epstein groped her during what she thought was a VS interview In 1997, a woman reportedly went into a California police station and filed one of the earliest sex-crime complaints against Jeffrey Epstein: that he groped her during what she thought was a modeling interview for the Victoria's Secret catalog....
02:00, 2019-08-20

Verstappen: Leclerc isn't the only young-gun threat in Formula 1 Max Verstappen believes Charles Leclerc is not the only young gun he will fight in Formula 1, despite the "amazing" opportunity for the karting rivals to race each other again...
02:00, 2019-08-20

NASCAR teams "idiots" if DiBenedetto doesn't get 2020 seat - Hamlin NASCAR Cup Series team owners would be "idiots" not to sign Matt DiBenedetto, according to Bristol winner Denny Hamlin - one of several frontrunners backing the axed Leavine Family racer...
02:00, 2019-08-20

Sato under fire from IndyCar rivals for causing huge Pocono crash IndyCar title contender Alexander Rossi slammed fellow Indianapolis 500 winner Takuma Sato for causing a five-car crash at Pocono a year on from Robert Wickens' devastating accident at the track...
02:00, 2019-08-20

School safety goes digital (NBC News) A new industry dedicated to keeping kids safe at school is taking off. Securly bills itself as “the student safety company.” The company monitors what students are doing or searching for on school-owned computers and other devices, and report it to school administrators. ̶...
02:00, 2019-08-20

Mahindra Rolls Out 15 Lakh Unit Of The Bolero Pick Up Range The company is the leader in the pick-up segment for over two decades and with the move to BS6 in April 2020, the company aims to bring in better technology and new products into the country....
02:00, 2019-08-20

11 Buys To Inspire You To Get Your Books Off The Floor Books are an ongoing storage struggle for readers. They’re a collection that can grow indefinitely, requiring ongoing solutions and strategies to keep them organized. While the ideal solution may “win the lottery and get a giant house with a giant personal library,” there are tons of less expensive,...
02:34, 2019-08-20

Our Dog ‘Doesn’t Like Black People’: Tennessee Church’s Sorry Excuse for Denying a Black Housekeeper a Job The Catholic Diocese of Memphis (Tenn.) is facing backlash after a black housekeeper lost out on a cleaning job after church staffers reportedly claimed a priest’s dog “doesn’t like black people” and therefore she’d need to find work elsewhere....
02:34, 2019-08-20

Proud Boy-in-Chief Threatens to Make Antifa a Terrorist Organization After Weekend Protests in Portland, Oregon The far-right Proud Boys, the wandering group of mostly white men who you can spot wearing their “PB” branded polos, vow to continue their inbred form of American terrorism every month in Portland, Ore., after what they claimed was a successful rally this weekend, USA Today reports....
02:34, 2019-08-20

NYPD Fires Officer Responsible for the Death of Eric Garner Five years after “I can’t breathe” became a rallying cry for police accountability in light of the unnecessary death of 43-year-old Eric Garner, comes the news that the officer responsible, Daniel Pantaleo, has been fired....
02:34, 2019-08-20

Michael Avenatti claims alleged Nike extortion was free speech Lightning-rod lawyer Michael Avenatti was merely exercising his First Amendment rights when he demanded $22.5 million from Nike — not extorting them, his attorneys argue in new court papers. “Mr. Avenatti is being charged with a speech crime,” his attorneys Scott Srebnick and Jose Quinon...
03:00, 2019-08-20

El Salvador rape victim acquitted over stillbirth murder charge ‘Resounding victory for rights of women’ after retrial overturns conviction of Evelyn Beatriz HernandezA young rape victim who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide after having a stillborn child has been acquitted by a judge at a retrial in a case that attracted internationa...
03:00, 2019-08-20

U.S. has conveyed its 'strong position' to Greece about Iranian tanker: official The United States has conveyed its "strong position" to the Greek government about an Iranian tanker that sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar and Washington says is carrying oil to Syria, a State Department official said....
03:00, 2019-08-20

Trump, Pakistan's Khan discuss reducing tension with India over Kashmir U.S. President Donald Trump talked to Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday about the need to reduce tensions with India over Kashmir and avoid steps that might escalate the crisis, the White House said....
03:00, 2019-08-20

Saudi-Led coalition attacks military targets in Houthi-controlled Sanaa: Saudi TV The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen launched an attack on Monday on military targets in the capital Sanaa, which is controlled by the Houthi movement, Saudi state TV reported....
03:00, 2019-08-20

FDNY fireman’s widow sues city over Ed Norton movie set blaze The widow of a firefighter who perished responding to a Harlem blaze that broke out during the filming of actor Edward Norton’s “Motherless Brooklyn” has filed suit against the city for not providing her husband with a safe work environment. Eileen Davidson — whose husband, Michael Davidson, died Ma...
03:00, 2019-08-20

Eric Garner’s mom Gwen Carr cheers firing of Daniel Pantaleo "Pantaleo, you may have lost your job, but I lost a son," Gwen Carr said outside NYPD headquarters. "You can get another job... maybe at Burger King."...
03:00, 2019-08-20

Disney+ will support each of these platforms and devices at launch We’re just a few months out from the launch of the Disney+ streaming service, which might be the most dangerous threat to Netflix’s supremacy to date. In addition to featuring every Disney and Pixar animated movie ever made, the service will also be home to the Star Wars and Marvel franc...
03:34, 2019-08-20

The New Handball Rule Is The Cold, VAR Is Cancer For the second time in as many weeks of the new Premier League season, the biggest story from the weekend was another ruinously stupid imposition of VAR. The only thing more tiring than having to write the umpteenth anti-VAR post is having to witness video replay poison this wonderful sport from wee...
03:34, 2019-08-20

|SABCtofight'irregularappointments'asitheadstoLabourCourt The South African Broadcasting Corporation confirmed to Fin24 that it will on Tuesday head to Labour Court as it seeks to file an application to declare irregular appointments as unlawful....
04:00, 2019-08-20

|#PleaseCallMesaga'infinallap'asinventorpreparestofaceoffagainstVodacomforR10bn Despite the legal saga dragging on for nine years, inventor of the Please Call me function, Nkosana Makate says he still has a lot of fight left in him as he heads back to the high court to determine how much Vodacom owes him....
04:00, 2019-08-20

Reddit tests live broadcasting with a Public Access Network Reddit today revealed it’s testing its own livestreaming service, called RPAN or Reddit Public Access Network. It’ll be running all week, presumably to see what kind of shows redditors put on before the site rolls it out to everyone. The R/PAN subreddit includes a series of short videos comparing th...
04:00, 2019-08-20

The Moonprentice: Newt Gingrich wants ‘reality show’ contest with Musk and Bezos to colonize Luna A coalition including Michael Jackson’s former publicist, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, and an Air Force general want US president Donald Trump to turn the race to colonize the moon into a reality show-esque contest between billionaires. The proposal, obtained by Politico, would offer up a pal...
04:00, 2019-08-20

CHEAP: Ugh, $80 for this Bose SoundLink Micro Bluetooth speaker is a DISGUSTING deal Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Maybe it’s the impact technology has had on my brain, but I really can’t bear to be without music these days. Whether I’m working on my laptop (hello ambient playlists), walking around town (god bless you headpho...
04:00, 2019-08-20

Newt Gingrich proposes a $2 billion prize for a human Moon lander Enlarge / Blue Origin has proposed a "Blue Moon" lander to send cargo and potentially humans to the Moon. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images) During 2020 campaign speeches, President Donald Trump regularly touches on the theme of commercial space. Trump often says he likes that Elon Musk, Jeff Bezo...
04:00, 2019-08-20

A generational shift in consumer tastes is a boon for these retailers, Jim Cramer says "These days, the consumer is addicted to convenience ... If it doesn't have a great digital presence or incredible bargains, take a pass," Jim Cramer says....
04:00, 2019-08-20

Restaurant spending set to hit high in 2019 as consumers spend more of their budget on dining out A strong jobs market and tax cuts are bolstering consumer spending at restaurants. The National Restaurant Association projects a sales record for 2019....
04:00, 2019-08-20

NBA superstar Stephen Curry gives Howard University the gift of golf The two-time NBA MVP is giving a seven-figure donation to cover the cost of Howard’s golf program for six years at a time when similar programs at HBCUs are struggling to survive....
04:00, 2019-08-20

Fan who scored Oakland A's contract with viral 96-mph pitch makes professional debut The baseball fan who landed a contract with the Oakland A’s after his 96-MPH pitch at a speed-pitch radar booth at Coors Field went viral brought the heat in his professional debut....
04:00, 2019-08-20

Ellen DeGeneres and More Celebs Speak Out in Defense of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Ellen DeGeneres is joining Elton John in defending Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. On Monday, the iconic "Rocket Man" singer took to social media to slam "malicious"......
04:34, 2019-08-20

Rachel Lindsay's Fiancé Bryan Abasolo Has "Epic" Bachelor Party in Miami: See the Photos Boys' night out! Rachel Lindsay's fiancé Bryan Abasolo celebrated his bachelor party with his closest pals this weekend in Miami. The chiropractor shared a few......
04:34, 2019-08-20

Jim Hardy, oldest living USC and Rams player, dies at 96 Jim Hardy, the oldest living University of Southern California and Los Angeles Rams football player who was the MVP of the 1945 Rose Bowl, has died of natural causes at 96.       ...
04:34, 2019-08-20

Iceland commemorates first glacier lost to climate change Iceland honors the passing of Okjokull, its first glacier lost to climate change, as scientists warn that some 400 others on the subarctic island risk the same fate.        ...
04:34, 2019-08-20

BHP boss: nationalism a potential threat to world economy Despite huge profit, BHP’s Andrew Mackenzie is cautious on global outlookThe rise of nationalism and governments that interfere in markets pose a threat to the global economic system, the boss of BHP, the world’s biggest mining company, has warned.Despite announcing a 124% rise in profits to $US8.31...
05:00, 2019-08-20

'They don't respect our security measures': Large alligator scales fence at Florida naval air station A video shared by a Florida television station shows an alligator climbing over a fence at Naval Air Station Jacksonville.        ...
05:00, 2019-08-20

China plans to use information to 'dominate in the future,' says defense intelligence chief China's government plans to leverage the growing data industry and cutting-edge technologies as part of its strategy to get an edge on its competitors, according to the Department of Defense's intelligence chief....
06:00, 2019-08-20

Report: Apple Is Pouring Over $6 Billion Into Apple TV+, Including Nine Figures on The Morning Show Apple’s budget for its forthcoming streaming service—previously reported to be around $1 billion, give or take—has exploded to $6 billion, according to a Monday report in the Financial Times.Read more......
07:17, 2019-08-20

Russian Man Who Tried to Burn Down Offices of Internet Regulator Reportedly Gets Probation Earlier this month, a court in Russia’s Ulyanovsk Region sentenced a man to one and a half years’ probation after he reportedly tried not one, not two, but three times to burn down the regional offices of national internet regulator Roskomnadzor, with Interfax reporting (via TorrentFreak) that one l...
07:17, 2019-08-20

PV Inventories Reduced To 25 Days; CVs & Two-Wheelers Inventories Remain High: FADA The slowdown in the auto sector has seen a major pile-up of inventories with dealers over the past months, which will get more and more difficult to clear as the BS6 deadline comes closer. However,......
07:17, 2019-08-20

Beware The Greenwood Corvette Take caution! Take care! Do not get too close to the raucous beast that is this 1976 IMSA-spec Greenwood-built C3 Corvette race car. With giant bulging fender flares, tires like steam rollers, and a roar that could wake the dead, this slice of 1970s Americana is not for the easily queasy. And defini...
07:17, 2019-08-20

C8 Corvette Designer Director: 'Design It For A 10-Year-Old Kid' The Chevrolet Corvette, over its many decades, has garnered a reputation for its appeal to older men—an unfortunate stereotype for a vehicle that was pretty freakin’ sweet even before its eighth generation came around, and for the team that needs to market the car to younger folks in order for it to...
07:17, 2019-08-20

Reminder: You Can Still Get Awesome Deals On A Kia Stinger The Kia Stinger is probably the coolest car to come from the Korean brand. Rear- or all-wheel drive, sharp looks and driving dynamics on par with much more expensive German stuff make it a compelling proposition. Even better is the fact that Kia continues to throw rebates on the hood to move units b...
07:17, 2019-08-20

New Jersey leaning on history of resiliency after first LLWS loss The Elmora Little League has faced this challenge before, so why not again? The team from Elizabeth, N.J., reached the Little World Series by working its way through the losers’ bracket of the Mid-Atlantic regional, winning five games in six days. They will need to do something similar if the club i...
07:51, 2019-08-20

You can finally get PowerBeats Pro in colors other than black After launching its truly wireless Powerbeats Pro headphones earlier this year, Beats is finally introducing new color options to its lineup. The earbuds, which retail for $250, will be available in off-white Ivory, a nature-green Moss, and dark blue......
08:34, 2019-08-20

Watch the Xbox Gamescom event in 14 minutes Microsoft loves to use Gamescom as a vehicle for its post-E3 news, and it had plenty on offer for the 2019 event -- even for PlayStation fans. PUBG added cross-platform play that lets PS4 and Xbox One gamers vie against each other for the elus......
08:34, 2019-08-20

‘Kerbal Space Program’ gets an interstellar flight sequel It's been four years since Kerbal Space Program (KSP) -- the spacecraft building and flight simulation game -- officially launched. While Elon Musk once called the title "awesome" and joked that SpaceX used KSP for testing software, it was due for a......
08:34, 2019-08-20

Twitter bans advertising from state-controlled news outlets Twitter announced today that it will no longer accept advertising from state-controlled news outlets. Those accounts will still be able to use the platform, but not its advertising. The change comes after China's state-backed media outlet Xinhua spon......
08:34, 2019-08-20

Alaska governor reverses course on controversial budget cuts Alaska's governor signed a budget bill on Monday rolling back most of the deep, highly controversial spending cuts he imposed weeks ago on the University of Alaska but rebuffed a renewed bid by lawmakers to restore funding he slashed from health programs....
08:34, 2019-08-20

Former lawyer demands $1M in unpaid fees from Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher Eddie Gallagher avoided further jail time after being found not guilty of war crimes, but he's facing new legal trouble: The Navy SEAL's former lawyer is seeking up to $1 million from him in unpaid fees. The case raises questions, however, about the attorney's relationship with a nonprofit group tha...
09:00, 2019-08-20

Ole Gunnar Solskjær has faith in Paul Pogba to keep taking penalties Pogba denied in Manchester United’s draw at Wolves‘Paul has scored many before so there’s no problem’Ole Gunnar Solskjær says he has no intention of taking away Paul Pogba’s penalty-taking privileges despite the midfielder missing from the spot as Manchester United drew 1-1 at Wolverhampton Wanderer...
09:51, 2019-08-20

Moreno brings Mallorca back from ‘the well’ to ecstasy against Eibar | Sid Lowe Vicente Moreno was instantly rewarded for keeping faith with those who helped the club rise from Segunda B back to La LigaDani Rodríguez had been a first division footballer for three minutes and 19 seconds when the ball dropped at his feet by the centre spot and the pitch and a whole new world open...
09:51, 2019-08-20

Bayern stumble into Coutinho quandary but Dortmund set stall early | Andy Brassell Hertha Berlin held the champions on the Bundesliga’s opening night but Borussia Dortmund crushed AugsburgIt is hard to think of a more definitive response to an opening weekend setback. Minutes after Bayern Munich dropped their first points of the season against Hertha Berlin in Friday night’s now-t...
09:51, 2019-08-20

Google employees implore leaders to stop working with U.S. border, immigration agencies The petition, which has garnered more than 1,000 signatures, is the latest example of pushback from increasingly vocal employees against Google leaders....
09:51, 2019-08-20

Yemen’s war cut a father’s route to work, now his toddler starves HAJJAH PROVINCE, Yemen – Before Yemen’s war broke out four years ago Ali Muhammad used to cross the border into Saudi Arabia to work, joining thousands of other Yemenis from his poor, mountainous region. But fighting in the border areas left him unemployed in his remote village, watching acute...
09:51, 2019-08-20

Manga Artist Goes Back And Redoes Old Illustrations When a manga first starts, the artist is still usually finding how the characters look. With time, that changes and over the course of the later issues, their appearance evolves. But what if an artist went back and redid those old illustrations? That’s exactly what Soichiro Yamamoto did....
10:17, 2019-08-20