700CLUBNEWS.COM: Latest News of The Day 14:00, 2019-08-16

Rockwell Collins tapped for E-2D Hawkeye trainer systems

The U.S. Navy awarded a $31 million contract to Rockwell Collins for an E-2D Hawkeye Integrated Training System III Weapons System Trainer and an aircrew procedures trainer....

Rockwell Collins tapped for E-2D Hawkeye trainer systems

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Rockwell Collins receives $40.2M contract for E-8 simulator support Rockwell Collins Simulation & Training Solutions won a $40.2 million contract for E-8 Aircrew Training Device sustainment, the Defense Department announced....
23:17, 2019-08-05

Rockwell Collins to overhaul 'Blackhawk' helicopter displays in $49.1M contract Rockwell Collins Co. received a $49.1 million contract for work on display units of the Army's UH-60 "Blackhawk" helicopters, the Defense Department announced....
22:17, 2019-06-11

Updates From Black Panther 2, Hawkeye, and More Some intriguing updates on the Disney+ Hawkeye series. A new look at some freshly-costumed Titans and their Big Bad next season. A familiar face will return for Supernatural’s final season, plus Lobo may live to ride again. Spoilers away!Read more......
21:00, 2019-08-21

Sam Rockwell says his career could “take a break from racists” The Hollywood Reporter brought actors Hugh Grant, Sam Rockwell, Billy Porter, Diego Luna, Stephan James, and Richard Madden together for a “drama actor roundtable” to talk about their respective careers. Grant hijacks a lot of the conversation with his typical charming self-deprecation, saying that ...
20:51, 2019-06-07

Lockheed contracted by Northrop Grumman for E-2D Hawkeye radars Lockheed Martin received a $600 million contract from E-2D Hawkeye manufacturer Northrop Grumman to produce and deliver 24 APY-9 radars over the next five years, the company announced on Thursday....
19:17, 2019-07-31

How we made Moon – by Sam Rockwell and Duncan Jones We were concerned the audience wouldn’t know which clone was which. We talked about using a wig, but I stole Ratso Rizzo’s cough for the sick cloneI wanted Sam Rockwell to play the villain in Mute, a film I later made for Netflix. But he wanted to play a blue-collar kind of guy. We both liked the sc...
07:34, 2019-07-23

Hawkeye Series to Introduce Kate Bishop, Out Autumn 2021 on Disney+ The Hawkeye series is happening. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige announced that Jeremy Renner's time as Ronin will be explored in the Disney+ original series, which......
11:51, 2019-07-21

Elite Hawkeye 'kill team' dispatched to London to guard Trump President Trump is bringing his crack kill team with him for protection as he arrives in the UK today. The elite squad dubbed “Hawkeye” accompany the president wherever he goes and will be on guard during his state visit to Britain....
14:51, 2019-06-03

Watch: Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell appear in 1st 'JoJo Rabbit' trailer New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi spoofs Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler in a trailer released Tuesday for his new movie "JoJo Rabbit," starring Scarlett Johansson and Sam Rockwell....
00:01, 2019-07-24

Raytheon tapped for Afghan air force maintenance training Raytheon on Thursday announced a $108 million contract from the U.S. Army, awarded under a previous $2.4 billion deal, to develop a maintenance training program to help Afghanistan create a self-sustaining air force....
05:00, 2019-08-02

Halle Bailey tapped to play Ariel in ‘The Little Mermaid’ Halle Bailey, half of the sister duo Chloe x Halle, will next be going under the sea, starring as Ariel in the upcoming adaptation of “The Little Mermaid.”...
23:51, 2019-07-03

GenDyn tapped for 120mm tank ammunition for Iraq General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has been awarded a $92.4 million contract to produce 120mm ammunition cartridges for Iraq's M1A1 Abrams tanks....
22:34, 2019-05-21

This Map Shows If Your Town's Police Are Tapped Into Ring's Surveillance Network Ring, the smart doorbell home security system Amazon bought for over $1 billion last year, is involved in some fairly unnerving arrangements with local law enforcement agencies. Wouldn’t you like to know if the cops in your town are among them?Read more......
08:17, 2019-08-09

GenDyn tapped for AH-1Z helicopter gun turrets for Navy, Bahrain in $7.5M contract General Dynamics was awarded a $7.5 million contract modification for 37 helicopter-mounted gun turrets for use on AH-1Z Vipers of the U.S. Navy and Bahrain, the Defense Department announced....
22:51, 2019-05-31

Christine Lagarde "Honored" To Be Tapped To Head European Central Bank International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Tuesday announced she would step down "temporarily" from the global crisis lender after being nominated to lead the European Central Bank....
03:51, 2019-07-03

German tapped to head Iran trade vehicle pulls out after Israel comments A German diplomat will no longer head the Iran trade vehicle INSTEX after it emerged he had made critical comments about Israel. The development deals a further blow to European efforts to save the Iran nuclear deal....
18:00, 2019-08-10

The Zoom bug that could've let hackers spy on video meetings tapped into people's deepest tech fears A big, public reaction to what should have been a minor fix in the Zoom collaboration tool says more about consumers' growing discomfort about the realities of the video and audio tools that now surround us....
22:17, 2019-07-14

'Hawkeye' Jeremy Renner headlines Summer of Jeep ad campaign The actor best known as Hawkeye in 'The Avengers' films is the new face and voice of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ Summer of Jeep ad campaign.       ...
21:34, 2019-07-12

Lana Fucking Del Rey announces Norman Fucking Rockwell tour Over the past year, Lana Del Rey has been casually dropping singles like “Mariners Apartment Complex,” “Venice Bitch,” and the subtly titled “Hope Is A Dangerous Thing For A Woman Like Me To Have—But I Have It,” with the promise of an album slated for sometime “early 2019.” We at The A.V. Club have ...
18:34, 2019-08-01

Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff accused of sexual misconduct by a senior military officer (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raised questions about the allegations and the military...
12:51, 2019-07-11

‘A loss is rarely the fault of the trainer’ John Scully on why the relationship between trainer and boxer can be a complicated one The post ‘A loss is rarely the fault of the trainer’ appeared first on Boxing News....
12:00, 2019-06-19

Best touchscreen laptops 2019: the best touchsceen laptops we've tapped this year For better or worse, the touchscreen has completely changed the laptop scene. From more touch-friendly operating systems like Windows 10 and Chrome OS to the explosion of drawing apps, there are more reasons to have a touchscreen on the best laptops than ever before, and the surging best 2-in-1 lapt...
19:00, 2019-06-21

Why the chunky trainer trend might be bad news for your feet Trainers are the rare combination of fashionable and practical. But with soles getting thicker, podiatrists warn: don’t mistake them for gym shoesFor those who have spent decades teetering in sky-high heels, wobbling on cobbled streets and sinking into damp grass, the current crop of on-trend traine...
19:34, 2019-05-30

Jets are counting on trainer John Mellody more than ever The most important person in the Jets organization this season won’t throw a pass, won’t make a tackle and won’t call a play. He is a man very few fans have heard of and never gets interviewed by the media. The most important person for the 2019 Jets is John Mellody, the team’s head athletic......
12:00, 2019-08-19

Landon Collins won’t even say the name ‘Giants’ Odell Beckham isn’t the only ex-Giant whose departure was less than savory. Landon Collins provided that reminder on the same day Beckham’s GQ interview was published in which he criticized the way the team handled his being traded. Collins, an All-Pro for the Giants in 2016 and a Pro Bo...
08:17, 2019-07-23

Hall of Fame trainer has his mark all over Hambletonian field Hall of Famer Jimmy Takter has trained plenty of equine stars, but apparently he also has trained some human ones. Marcus Melander, Per Engblom and Nancy Johansson, all former Takter assistants, have contenders that comprise nearly half of the 16-horse field in the eliminations for the $1 million Ha...
15:00, 2019-08-03

Your desk job could be giving you ‘sloppy bottom’: fitness trainer A fitness expert has warned that sitting down for too long will leave you with a ‘sloppy bottom’ – as she revealed how to prevent a sagging behind. Belinda Norton, 41, revealed in her blog that a droopy rear can be tackled by doing a few gym workouts. The mom-of-two, who is a fitness author......
21:17, 2019-06-11

Ex-SeaWorld trainer blasts park over whale captivity A former SeaWorld trainer blasted the theme park over the dangers of whale captivity — and claims the attraction often downplayed the creatures’ acts of aggression. Former orca trainer, John Hargrove, said he quit the park after realizing the harmful impacts of captivity on the whales...
00:51, 2019-06-08

Trainer Weighing Whether Maximum Security Races This Weekend OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — The trainer of Maximum Security plans to decide Thursday whether the colt will race this weekend in his first start since finishing first in the Kentucky Derby and being disqualified. Jason Servis was uncertain Wednesday whether to run Maximum Security on Sunday in the Pegasus...
11:34, 2019-06-13

Princess Diana’s used workout shirt being sold by her trainer It was the beloved sweatshirt Princess Diana wore three times a week to her fitness classes — and now it’s being sold to the highest bidder. The dark blue pullover, adorned with Virgin Atlantic’s classic Varga Girl advertising logo, is up for grabs July 10 at Boston-based RR auction house. “She alwa...
20:34, 2019-07-02

Santa Anita season ends after 30 horse deaths, trainer ban Santa Anita's troubled racing season has come to a close after the deaths of 30 horses at the Southern California track rattled the industry and led to Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer being banned when four of his horses were among the...       ...
03:34, 2019-06-24

Pokémon Sword And Shield Director Says It's About 'Growing And Evolving'—For The Trainer, Too For Pokémon producer Junichi Masuda and Pokémon Sword and Shield director Shigeru Ohmori, the spirit of Pokémon is all about metamorphosis....
01:17, 2019-06-18

Susan Collins and the GOP court Trump on guns LINCOLN, Maine — Susan Collins has watched countless gun debates stall out over the years. But this time, she says, will be different. The Maine moderate has long been a lonely voice on guns in the GOP. She’s one of just two Republicans left in the Senate who previously supported a bipartisan backg...
01:17, 2019-08-15

White Sox bring up C Collins from Triple-A Charlotte CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have brought up catching prospect Zack Collins from Triple-A Charlotte and placed Welington Castillo on the 10-day injured list with a strained left oblique. The White Sox also reinstated Jace Fry from the IL before Tuesday night’s game against the crosstow...
20:34, 2019-06-18

A charitable way for Landon Collins to say goodbye to Giants It can happen this fast. One day you are sure you are a part of the fabric of a franchise, the next day you are torn away. So it goes with Landon Collins, a one-time Giants fixture who now wears burgundy and gold and plays for the rival Redskins. “Honestly I feel more of a......
17:51, 2019-06-09

Trainer banned at Santa Anita Park after 30th horse dies _____ A Hall of Fame trainer was banned from Santa Anita Park near Los Angeles after the fourth horse from his stable died, marking the 30th death of a race horse at the famed track since December, state officials said Saturday. The horse American Currency was injured while exercising Saturday morni...
21:34, 2019-06-23

Hall of Fame trainer banned at Santa Anita after horse death ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer has been banned by the ownership of Santa Anita after a fourth horse from his stable has died — and the 30th overall — at the Southern California track. The Stronch Group, which owns the track, says Saturday in a statement that Hollendor...
23:34, 2019-06-22

Heartbreaking moments before trainer ended Maxim Dadashev’s fatal fight Maxim Dadashev’s trainer pleaded with his relentless fighter to stop Friday night’s boxing match, according to heartbreaking video. Dadashev died Tuesday morning as a result of brain injuries sustained during a 140-pound world title elimination fight against Subriel Matias in Maryland. Trainer...
01:00, 2019-07-24

Anthony Joshua insists he will stick by trainer McCracken despite shock defeat Lennox Lewis was among those to suggest Anthony Joshua should look for a new trainer The post Anthony Joshua insists he will stick by trainer McCracken despite shock defeat appeared first on Boxing News....
14:34, 2019-06-07

Revenge Body Trainer Simone De La Rue Has the Perfect Core Workout for New Moms Everywhere Simone De La Rue can relate to Revenge Body boss Khloe Kardashian's post-pregnancy weight loss journey. The celebrity trainer stopped by Daily Pop today and shared some wise words......
05:00, 2019-07-06

Trainer Chad Brown dominated a huge weekend of top-level racing Trainer Chad Brown dominated three days of world-class racing during a glorious weekend at Belmont Park; much other weekend action, from Brazil to Canada....
22:34, 2019-06-10

Rep. Doug Collins leads Republican charge against Mueller Rep. Doug Collins, the top Republican on the House Judiciary Committee who has been one of President Donald Trump's staunchest Hill allies amid Democrats' oversight efforts, led the GOP charge against former special counsel Robert Mueller during Wednesday's hearing....
05:17, 2019-07-25

Collins on Nadler’s contempt vote: 'He wants to subpoena everything that moves' House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., is pushing ahead with his planned contempt vote against Attorney General William Barr simply because he wants to “subpoena everything that moves,” according to Republican Rep. Doug Collins....
23:00, 2019-06-05

NIH Director Francis Collins Has a Plan to Help Eliminate “Manels” If you want Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, to speak at your next event or conference, he has one important condition. Any panel in which he participates has to include a diverse range of speakers from different backgrounds and show a fair gender distribution. &ld...
20:17, 2019-06-27

Sen. Collins’s declaration as New England moderate challenged in Trump era The Republican, who likely will seek another term next year, was a hero to liberals when she opposed repeal of the Affordable Care Act but outraged the left by her vote for Supreme Court Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh....
00:51, 2019-07-06

Rep. Collins: Pelosi and Dems only concerned with keeping their jobs Is the president to blame for being unable to work with Democratic leaders? Not according to Rep. Doug Collins, R-Ga., who said Wednesday the only thing Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is concerned with is keeping her job....
04:51, 2019-05-23

Hall of Fame trainer banned from Santa Anita after latest horse death Jerry Hollendorfer banned after horse sustains fatal injuryThirty horses have died at Santa Anita since 26 DecemberHall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was banned by the ownership of Santa Anita on Saturday after a fourth horse from his stable died – and the 30th overall – at the Southern Califor...
05:17, 2019-06-23

Horse racing: Trainer banned after 30th death of season at Santa Anita Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer says it was a "little premature and extreme" for Santa Anita Park to ban him on Saturday after a horse under his supervision died at the track, bringing the number of fatalities there since late December to 30....
04:51, 2019-06-23

Hall of Fame trainer banned from Santa Anita after 30th horse since Dec. 26 dies Hall of Fame horse trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was banned from Santa Anita racetrack after the death of another horse under his care.       ...
00:51, 2019-06-23

Celebrated horse trainer skimping Belmont Park staff, lawsuit claims Asmussen’s workers at Belmont would allegedly get a measly $25 extra for working a race day, rather than be paid time and a half once they reached the 40-hour a week mark, the feds charged....
05:51, 2019-06-23

Meet 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way's Laura--She's Leaving Family Behind for a 29-Year-Old Personal Trainer in Qatar Laura, 51, is ready to ditch her life in Eustis, Florida, all in the name of the love of her life, Aladin, 29, on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way. In the exclusive sneak preview above,......
20:34, 2019-06-10

Frazer Clarke defends trainer McCracken after Anthony Joshua shock defeat Frazer Clarke on why Rob McCracken is the right trainer for Anthony Joshua The post Frazer Clarke defends trainer McCracken after Anthony Joshua shock defeat appeared first on Boxing News....
20:51, 2019-06-04

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

Trainer Chad Brown sweeps Arlington Park's Grade I's, just misses at Saragota Trainer Chad Brown saddled the winners of all four stakes races Saturday at Arlington Park, including the Grade I Arlington Million, and just missed a perfect weekend by finishing second and third in Saratoga's Grade I....
03:34, 2019-08-13

Kourtney Kardashian's Personal Trainer Reveals the 10-Minute Exercise She Does to Get Her Famous Booty When it comes to working out, Kourtney Kardashian has the right idea. The Poosh founder recently shared a quick leg and butt exercise on her lifestyle site that she does in just 10......
18:00, 2019-05-21

UTC sees extra $150 million sales boost from Collins deal United Technologies Corp expects its acquisition of aero parts maker Rockwell Collins to add an extra $150 million to full-year sales in 2019 and 15 cents per share to its profit, Chief Financial Officer Akhil Johri has told Reuters....
15:17, 2019-07-23

Susan Collins tells Trump to delete ‘way over the line’ tweet The storm of criticism surrounding President Trump’s incendary Sunday morning “go home” tweets grew louder Monday as a crucial moderate Republican senator, Maine’s Susan Collins, blasted the social media barrage as “way over the line.” “I disagree strongly w...
22:51, 2019-07-15

U.S. should skip moon, head for Mars, Apollo 11's Michael Collins says Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins is glad to hear more talk about missions to Mars, as the 50th anniversary of the historic first moonwalk stokes public interest in space....
16:51, 2019-07-15

Rep. Collins says Democrats use migrants as 'pawns' to bash Trump, Republicans Georgia Republican Doug Collins slammed Democrats for using migrants as “pawns” to attack the GOP and President Trump while avoiding to fix the border crisis....
17:17, 2019-05-31

Suzanne Collins wrote a Hunger Games prequel and it's out in less than a year You thought The Hunger Games were finished? You fool. We live in the age of IP, meaning that every day brings us another viable property to resurrect, repackage, and, if you’re J.K. Rowling, ruin for the generation it helped shape. Suzanne Collins’ return to Panem isn’t a sequel, though, but a prequ...
21:17, 2019-06-17

30th Horse Dies At Santa Anita; Hall Of Fame Trainer Banned From Track A four-year-old gelding named American Currency was euthanized after sustaining an injury on Santa Anita’s training track on Saturday. It was the first time that a horse died as a result of a training track injury, and the 30th death of the racing season at Santa Anita. It was also the fourth death ...
00:51, 2019-06-24

Siegfried & Roy deny trainer's allegations that they caused horrific 2003 tiger attack Siegfried & Roy are speaking out against their tiger handler's allegations that Roy Horn was too blame for the infamous tiger attack in 2003.        ...
04:17, 2019-08-07

Horse trainer's suicide has equestrian community questioning sexual abuse investigations Many equestrian trainers are speaking out against SafeSport, an agency tasked with investigating sexual abuse in their sport and others.       ...
18:34, 2019-07-09

Boxing News at Five: Ruiz Jnr’s trainer says rematch is a bad idea for Joshua, Valdez wants Frampton before moving up Manny Robles believes Anthony Joshua rematching Andy Ruiz Jnr will prove a big error, and Oscar Valdez has told his team to go get Carl Frampton The post Boxing News at Five: Ruiz Jnr’s trainer says rematch is a bad idea for Joshua, Valdez wants Frampton before moving up appeared first on Boxing New...
19:00, 2019-06-14

Horse trainer banned from Santa Anita Park racetrack after 30th animal dies A Hall of Fame horse trainer was banned from Santa Anita Park racetrack in Southern California on Friday after a 30th horse died at the track since this season's racing began in December....
08:17, 2019-06-23

Collins and Murkowski become most prominent Republicans to slam Trump for 'unacceptable' tweets Two senators from President Trump’s own party spoke out Monday against the president’s tweets suggesting that four minority congresswomen "go back" to where they came from, calling the tweets “spiteful” and arguing that Trump should remove them from his Twitter feed....
00:51, 2019-07-16

James Collins earns Luton a point in thrilling opener against Middlesbrough For lovers of goalmouth action this was a charmingly helter-skelter start to the Championship season. For Graeme Jones and Jonathan Woodgate, overseeing their first matches as managers, it was in turns delightful and agonising. Neither grumbled, both proclaiming themselves happy with their teams’ am...
00:51, 2019-08-03

Woman arrested in connection with death of ex-Arkansas lawmaker Linda Collins LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Authorities on Friday night said they’ve arrested an Arkansas woman in connection with the killing of a former state senator who was found dead outside her own home. Arkansas State Police said they and Randolph County sheriff’s deputies arrested 48-year-old Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell...
04:34, 2019-06-15

Doug Collins criticizes Democrats for flip-flopping on Russia threat House Judiciary Committee ranking member Doug Collins mocked Congressional Democrats on "Fox & Friends" Tuesday, for continuing to breathe life into the Rober Mueller Russia investigation. ...
07:51, 2019-06-12

Susan Collins, a Fixture in Maine, Has Twin Troubles: Trump and Kavanaugh Senator Susan Collins said she would decide this fall whether she would seek re-election, but Maine’s Republican mainstay faces a shifting political landscape....
16:34, 2019-07-06

Anthony Joshua denies suffering panic attack and vows to continue working with trainer Rob McCracken Anthony Joshua says he will continue to work with trainer Rob McCracken following his shock defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr, also dismissing claims he suffered a panic attack in the build-up to his shock defeat in New York....
11:17, 2019-06-05

Rep. Collins on AOC's 'appalling' criticism of border facilities: It's either 'blissful ignorance' or anti-Semitism Rep. Doug Collins blasted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Tuesday on Fox News Radio, calling out her "appalling" comparison of U.S. border facilities to concentration camps....
02:00, 2019-06-19

Hatton Garden lookout Kenny Collins: ‘I didn’t fall asleep on the job. That’s cobblers’ Before being sent back to jail for failing to pay back the proceeds of crime, the 78-year-old career burglar gave his only press interviewHe was the lookout man in the Hatton Garden £14 million safe deposit burglary. But on Thursday he was told that, for the foreseeable future, he will be looking ou...
17:34, 2019-08-03

Former Arkansas lawmaker Linda Collins-Smith found shot dead in her home Former Arkansas state senator Linda Collins-Smith was found shot dead in her home, and authorities are treating her death as a homicide, according to reports. The 57-year-old Republican former senator was found late Tuesday, up to two days after her neighbors in Pocahontas say they heard gunshots, a...
22:17, 2019-06-05

Watch Revenge Body Trainer Corey Calliet Introduce New Client Logan to His "No Excuses" Workout Regimen Corey Calliet is ready to teach new client Logan "the Calliet way." In this clip from Sunday's all-new Revenge Body with Khloe Kardashian, the celebrity trainer teases what he......
15:34, 2019-07-12

Lily Collins and Emilia Clarke's Ex Charlie McDowell Make Their Romance Instagram Official Lily Collins just made her relationship with Charlie McDowell Instagram official. The 30-year-old actress confirmed the rumored romance by posting pictures of the dynamic duo in Paris on......
02:17, 2019-08-21

Dem rival to Maine's Collins must face probe over admitted campaign finance violations, state's GOP says The Maine Republican Party is calling for a probe into Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Sara Gideon over alleged campaign finance violations to which she has admitted....
19:51, 2019-08-08

Apollo 11’s Michael Collins Narrates Google Doodle for 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, Google got some help from one of the men who was there: Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins. Collins did not leave any boot prints on the moon, but he was “the ticket home” the the men who did, he told TIME in a recent interview. Whi...
16:00, 2019-07-19

Susan Collins unveils $300M energy storage bill to combat climate change Susan Collins introduced a bipartisan bill Wednesday to bolster energy storage, an emerging technology geared at solving renewable energy’s most persistent problem: Using it when the sun isn't shining or the wind isn't blowing....
21:00, 2019-05-22

Trump Meets Apollo 11 Astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Mike Collins In White House US President Donald Trump welcomed surviving Apollo 11 crew members Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins to the White House on Friday, on the eve of the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing....
23:00, 2019-07-19

Friend of slain former Arkansas state senator Linda Collins-Smith charged with murder A friend of the ex-Arkansas state senator found shot dead in her home this month was charged with her murder on Monday. Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell, 48, was ordered held without bond after being charged with capital murder, abuse of a corpse and tampering with evidence in the death of 57-year-old f...
05:34, 2019-06-18

Prosecutors charge ex-aide Rebecca O'Donnell in death of former Arkansas Sen. Linda Collins-Smith A woman described as a onetime campaign aide and "good friend" to former Arkansas lawmaker Linda Collins-Smith has been charged with capital murder in her death, authorities said....
09:00, 2019-06-19

Apollo 11 pilot Michael Collins disagrees with return to moon, wants straight shot to Mars Michael Collins, the command module pilot on Apollo 11, expressed disagreement with the administration's focus on reaching the moon as a starting point before reaching Mars -- arguing that it should instead direct its efforts towards going directly to the red giant....
06:51, 2019-07-22

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins recalls drinking coffee during 'lonely' Moon landing orbit Michael Collins may not be a household name like his fellow Apollo 11 crewmembers Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, but he played a pivotal role in the success of the epic mission....
14:51, 2019-07-17

Allegiant adds 24 new routes, including a return to Palm Beach, Florida, and Fort Collins, Colorado Budget airline Allegiant plans to return to Palm Beach, Florida, and Fort Collins, Colorado, beginning in November.       ...
21:17, 2019-08-13

Sen. Collins rejected Republican senator's offer to ditch Kavanaugh after Ford testimony, new book claims Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, refused to take part in a Senate Judiciary Committee Republican's proposal for the White House to abandon Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's nomination after his accuser, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, delivered an emotional testimony at his confirmation hearing in Sept...
14:51, 2019-07-10

Rep. Collins blasts Pelosi's remarks: Dems passed resolution they couldn't read on House floor Georgia Republican Rep. Doug Collins said Wednesday on "Fox & Friends" that Nancy Pelosi's speech on the House floor was "clearly over the line," defending his decision to demand that her words be stricken from the public record....
21:51, 2019-07-17

Collins slams 'political hack' Democrats over Trump investigations: American people not part of their agenda House Democrats are not interested in putting forth an agenda to help the American people and are instead entirely focused on investigating President Trump, the top Republican on the Judiciary Committee said Thursday. ...
19:00, 2019-05-23

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins reveals unseen photo of Moon landing crew he 'found at the bottom of a box' Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins has revealed a previously unseen photo of the famous Moon landing crewmembers that he “found at the bottom of a box.”...
19:00, 2019-06-18

Watch: Astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins Reunite To Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of Moon Launch Astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins are reuniting on the 50th anniversary of their historical mission to the moon in 1969 at a celebration at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. They’ll be united at the exact time the and place the Apollo 11 launched at pad 39A. The reunion is...
17:17, 2019-07-16

Moon landing 50th anniversary: What was the Apollo 11 mission? Who were Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins? "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind" – those were the famous words of astronaut Neil A. Armstrong as he took his first step on the moon's surface....
11:17, 2019-07-19

Hearing Postponed for White Man Accused of Hate Crime in Fatal Stabbing of Richard Collins III on University of Maryland Campus The quest for justice for Richard Collins III, the Bowie State University student fatally stabbed two years ago on the campus of the University of Maryland in what prosecutors say was a hate crime, was delayed when a judge postponed a hearing Thursday on whether evidence of the suspect’s membership ...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Best medical alert systems of 2019 From 2012 to 2050, the number of US citizens over 65 years of age will almost double from just over 43 million to nearly 84 million according to the United States Census Bureau. While the baby boomers can expect an increased life expectancy for enjoying retirement, most will also want to preserve th...
22:34, 2019-06-22

Best home security systems of 2019 The one crime statistic that is falling across the US year-on-year is burglary, and that's because homeowners are turning to home-based security systems that can help prevent crime. It's not just about trying to deter opportunists, but also making sure that even determined burglars will ha...
18:00, 2019-06-22

How to harden your macOS systems with Lynis Regularly checking your macOS systems for properly configured systems, apps, and services with Lynis helps administrators harden devices by minimizing their attack surface....
08:51, 2019-06-03

Court records detail why Del Mar track wants 'radioactive' horse trainer to stay away The Del Mar race track detailed in court filings why it did not want Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer participating in its summer meet.       ...
18:01, 2019-07-23

Zoe Kravitz's diet and exercise routine doesn't include a trainer but does include red wine and peanut butter Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images Actress Zoe Kravitz has spoken out in interviews about her diet and fitness routine to stay healthy. When it comes to exercise, the actress says simple cardio is her favorite, as well as stretching. Her diet is primarily vegan, with a heavy focus on unprocessed foods and ...
02:34, 2019-06-12

Many SMBs are running outdated operating systems Cybercriminals are stepping up their efforts when it comes to targeting SMBs according to new research from Alert Logic.In its new Critical Watch Report: SMB Threatscape 2019, the firm revealed that there has been a steady increase in attacks as well as changes in attack methods which target SMBs we...
03:00, 2019-07-05

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15:51, 2019-07-21

Russian S-400 defense systems arrive in Turkey Turkey’s Defense Ministry says the first shipment of a Russian missile defense system has arrived in Turkey, a development that could move the country closer to U.S. sanctions...
12:17, 2019-07-12

Singapore government systems still weak in IT controls Auditor-General Office finds weaknesses in IT controls of several government entities including the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Finance, where third-party access rights were lax and the logging and review activities of privileged users inadequate, and notes similar lapses in previous years, ...
01:17, 2019-07-18

End-to-end encryption systems: 9 vital elements to remember End-to-end encryption is an essential technology that can keep sensitive data secure when it is being transmitted digitally. Without proper encryption, important information — including your financial records, acquisition plans or worse, your customers’ credit card data — can easil...
12:51, 2019-07-12

Key U.S. election systems could have been exposed online for months More than 30 backend election systems over the last year -- including some in key swing states like Florida, Michigan and Wisconsin -- have been left online and were susceptible to hackers. A Motherboard investigation published today revealed that sy......
04:17, 2019-08-09

Hackers are turning our AI security systems against us — but they can be stopped With the use of AI growing in almost all areas of business and industry, we have a new problem to worry about – the “hijacking” of artificial intelligence. Hackers use the same techniques and systems that help us, to compromise our data, our security, and our lifestyle. We’ve already seen hackers tr...
20:51, 2019-06-22

Turkey says it has already bought Russian S-400 defense systems Turkey has already bought S-400 defense systems from Russia and hopes they will be delivered in July, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, an announcement likely to ratchet up tensions with Washington on the issue....
23:34, 2019-06-12

Turkey's Erdogan says S-400 systems will be delivered within 10 days: NTV Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said the first delivery of the Russian S-400 missile defense system would take place within 10 days, broadcaster NTV reported on Sunday, a day after he said there would be no U.S. sanctions over the deal....
02:51, 2019-07-01

Turkey's Erdogan says S-400 systems will be delivered within 10 days Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said the first delivery of the Russian S-400 missile defence system will take place within 10 days, broadcaster NTV reported on Sunday, a day after Erdogan said there would be no U.S. sanctions over the deal....
02:17, 2019-07-01

Eurofins Scientific detects ransomware in some of its IT systems Food and biopharma product testing company Eurofins Scientific said on Monday that some of its IT systems were affected by a form of ransomware during the weekend....
10:17, 2019-06-03

Best computer speakers 2019: the best audio systems for your PC While many people will tell you that using the best headphones is the only way to really get amazing sound through your laptop or computer. But, what if you’re not comfortable wearing headphones day-in and day-out? For you and anyone else who feels the same way, a solid computer speaker is a ...
02:51, 2019-05-24

Russian S-400 defense systems arrive in Turkey despite US warning Turkey's Defense Ministry says the first shipment of a Russian missile defense system has arrived in Turkey, a development that could move the country closer to U.S. sanctions....
16:34, 2019-07-12

GenDyn nets $25.6M for MK46 gun systems on Navy's LCS, LPD vessels General Dynamics Land was awarded as $25.6 million contract for the production of MK 46 modification 2 gun weapon systems for use on littoral combat ships and San Antonio-class landing platform dock ships....
18:00, 2019-06-06

Microsoft demos its bid at creating 'secure' voting systems Microsoft is keen to show that its election security system is more than just a theoretical exercise. The company has demonstrated the first voting system to use its ElectionGuard tech, promising a vote that's both easier and more trustworthy. The......
08:51, 2019-07-18

Lack of motivation: Does inflammation alter brain systems? A new review suggests that low-grade inflammation may sometimes directly affect motivation. Its authors want to explore possible links with depression....
22:51, 2019-06-06

New Defense secretary: We should be 'very concerned' about Chinese tech getting into US systems "And I think we need to be very concerned about Chinese technology getting into our systems or the systems of our allies. Huawei is the poster child right now for that," Mark Esper says....
21:34, 2019-07-24

IBM, T-Systems scrap mainframe venture after German criticism IBM has withdrawn an application for anti-trust approval for a mainframe computing venture with T-Systems, the IT services arm of Deutsche Telekom, after the German cartel office made a critical initial assessment of the plan....
12:34, 2019-06-07

Are semi-autonomous systems making cars safer? V60 simulates undertaking the ‘fake’ Fiesta on the motorway but the Fiesta moves into the lane at the last moment and the AEB-equipped V60, like many AEB cars, fails to avoid it Assisted driving tech should boost road safety, but it can actually make things worse if it isn’t tuned properly The qu...
15:51, 2019-05-21

Cisco Systems wins $724 mln U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Cisco Systems Inc has been awarded a U.S. defense contract with a ceiling of $724 million for Cisco Smart Net Total Care Joint Enterprise License Agreement II, the Pentagon said on Monday. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)...
04:51, 2019-06-18

Lockheed awarded $492.1M for HIMARS systems for U.S., Poland, Romania Lockheed Martin was awarded a $492.1 million contract for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems M142 launchers and associated hardware for the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, Romania and Poland....
21:34, 2019-07-16

Taiwan confirms request for US tanks, air defense systems Taiwan confirms it has submitted a request to purchase more than 100 U.S. tanks along with air defense and anti-tank missile systems in a major potential arms sale that could worsen China-U.S. frictions...
06:34, 2019-06-06

Iran silent on reports of US cyberattack on weapons systems Iran warned the US against 'wrong behaviors' but made no mention of reports that Iranian military computers were the target of a cyberattack.        ...
18:01, 2019-06-23

UPDATE 1-Turkey's Erdogan says S-400 systems will be delivered within 10 days -NTV Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said the first delivery of the Russian S-400 missile defence system would take place within 10 days, broadcaster NTV reported on Sunday, a day after he said there would be no U.S. sanctions over the deal....
06:51, 2019-07-01

AI can simulate quantum systems without massive computing power It's difficult to simulate quantum physics, as the computing demand grows exponentially the more complex the quantum system gets -- even a supercomputer might not be enough. AI might come to the rescue, though. Researchers have developed a computat......
02:00, 2019-07-06

Passenger anger as tens of thousands hit by BA systems failure More than 500 flights cancelled or delayed by IT problem affecting London airports British Airways was facing passenger anger on Wednesday as more than 500 flights were cancelled or delayed as a result of a systems failure.In the latest in a series of operational problems to hit the airline, and the...
14:17, 2019-08-09

Israel's Elbit Systems get $127 mln contract in south Asia Israeli defence firm Elbit Systems said on Sunday it won a $127 million contract to supply vehicular tactical radio systems to the army of a country in south Asia....
09:51, 2019-05-26

N. Korea says leader Kim supervised tests of weapons systems North Korea says leader Kim Jong Un supervised test-firings of an unspecified new weapons system, which extended a streak of weapons demonstrations that are seen as an attempt to build leverage ahead of negotiations with the United States...
02:34, 2019-08-11

Cisco Systems wins $724 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon Cisco Systems Inc has been awarded a U.S. defense contract with a ceiling of $724 million for Cisco Smart Net Total Care Joint Enterprise License Agreement II, the Pentagon said on Monday....
01:34, 2019-06-18

How Microsoft found a Huawei driver that opened systems to attack Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Huawei MateBook systems that are running the company's PCManager software included a driver that would let unprivileged users create processes with superuser privileges. The insecure driver was discovered by Microsoft using some of the new monitoring features ...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Six companies to compete for $2.5B in funds to install Navy C4ISR systems The Navy awarded six companies task orders for a potential 10-year, $2.5 billion contract to install and support command, control, communications, computer, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems....
08:17, 2019-07-19

Dropbox silently installs new file manager app on users’ systems This is what Dropbox looks like now. It used to be a folder, now it's a file manager. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] Hey Dropbox users, how has Dropbox been for you lately? Major changes are coming ...
21:17, 2019-07-18

New vulnerabilities may let hackers remotely SACK Linux and FreeBSD systems Enlarge (credit: JIP) The Linux and FreeBSD operating systems contain newly discovered vulnerabilities that make it easy for hackers to remotely crash servers and disrupt communications, researchers have warned. OS distributors are advising users to install patches when available or to make system...
22:17, 2019-06-18

UK Government Wants Noise Detection Systems to Target Old Cars and 'Boy Racers' In the UK, all cars manufactured since 2016 have been legally limited to 74 decibels, as Sky News reports. It’s also illegal to modify your exhausts in order to make them louder—but, as we all know, if someone is determined to drive a roaring dragon around, they’ll go right ahead and do it. And the ...
07:17, 2019-06-12

Forget Windows, Linux or MacOS: Try these alternative operating systems No Windows, no Linux, no macOS: is there really a desktop operating system that's worth using outside of the big three? We've set out to answer that question, and while there are no absolute definitive answers here – everyone's use case is different, after all – we'...
20:00, 2019-07-22

Hospital rating systems don't align — so which should patients believe? You probably wouldn't go to a C-rated restaurant. But with conflicting hospital ratings, you could wind up at one with both an "A" and one star.        ...
22:00, 2019-05-24

IBM, T-Systems abandon mainframe venture - German cartel office IBM has withdrawn an application for anti-trust approval for a mainframe computing venture with T-Systems, the IT services arm of Deutsche Telekom , after the German cartel office took a closer look at the transaction....
11:17, 2019-06-07

Working toward zero maternal deaths: Hospitals and health systems are doing the work Throughout my career, I’ve had the privilege of working with mothers and babies across the care continuum. From working as a nurse providing prenatal care in a clinic, and helping deliver babies in the labor and delivery unit and caring for post-partum mothers, to caring for sick and premature babie...
10:51, 2019-08-07

Walmart, Tesla look to address issues surrounding solar systems Walmart Inc and Tesla Inc are looking to address all issues surrounding the solar installations at Walmart stores, the companies said late on Thursday, two days after the retailer sued the electric carmaker for "widespread negligence" that led to repeated fires at the installations....
09:51, 2019-08-23

Experts urge EU to ban AI-designed social credit ranking systems An advisory group to the European Union has suggested that the body bans systems of rating individuals automatically. In its latest report, the EU's High Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence says that "AI enabled mass scale of scoring of ind......
22:34, 2019-06-27

Cisco Systems pays out $8.6 million in cybersecurity whistleblower case Cisco Systems has paid out a penalty of $8.6 million after failing to disclose security holes in software it sold to the US government. Video Surveillance Manager was used by authorities like LA Airport, the Washington D.C. police and New York City's......
20:00, 2019-08-01

Science Applications awarded $41.8M for work on Navy missile systems Science Applications International was awarded $41.8 million by the U.S. Navy for the overhaul and repair of the MK-82 Director and AN/SPG-62 Antenna systems, both part of the AEGIS combat system suite....
06:34, 2019-06-18

US cyberattack reportedly knocked out Iran missile control systems The US may have withheld a physical military response to Iran shooting down a drone, but it might not have shown similar restraint with a digital campaign. Washington Post sources say the President greenlit a long-in-the-making cyberattack that took......
06:34, 2019-06-23

Russian S-400 defense systems arrive in Turkey after U.S. warns of sanctions The first shipment of Russia’s S-400 air defense missile system arrived at an air base near Ankara, Turkey Friday, the country's defense ministry said....
16:34, 2019-07-12

AMD Ryzen 3000 systems need a BIOS fix for Linux, 'Destiny 2' issues Last week AMD officially released its new Ryzen 3000 Series CPUs and Radeon RX 5700 graphics cards, but there's a small problem with the CPUs. As some Linux users quickly noticed, there's an issue with newer distributions based on 5.0 or higher that......
05:17, 2019-07-13

HMRC pushes steep VAT increase for new solar-battery systems Treasury proposes rise from 5% to 20%, while the tax on coal will stay at lower rateHomes hoping to shrink their carbon footprints by installing a solar-battery system face a steep VAT increase from October under new laws proposed by HMRC.The Treasury put forward legislation on Monday to raise VAT f...
19:17, 2019-06-27

Formula E Teams Have Been Using Secret Illegal Traction Control Systems The FIA, Formula E’s regulating body, is finally taking steps to better regulate racing teams suspected of using software curiously similar to traction control, which is against the rules and rather surprising given how tightly controlled the cars are. Apparently kindly asking the teams not to do it...
20:51, 2019-07-11

Under the skin: How acoustic vehicle alert systems make EVs safer The old "stop, look and listen" mantra isn't much good when it comes to EVs, but there is a solution EVs may not sound all that quiet when travelling fast, but they can be at low speed – posing a risk to blind people or anyone just not paying attention. So on 1 July, a new EU law came into force wi...
14:17, 2019-07-01

Russia confirms it has started delivery of S-400 missile systems to Turkey: RIA Russia's Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation confirmed on Friday it had started delivering S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey and that the deliveries would continue as per an agreed schedule, the RIA news agency reported....
15:17, 2019-07-12

Dakkota Integrated Systems to supply FCA's expanded plant in Detroit Dakkota's Detroit plans come as the city angles for suppliers to expand alongside Fiat Chrysler's $2.5 billion investment and 5,000 new automotive jobs planned at two plants on the city's east side....
23:00, 2019-07-09

Midwest Hospital Systems to Merge Into 26-State Regional Giant Sanford Health and UnityPoint Health have agreed to combine the two nonprofit systems, creating another regional giant as the nation’s $1 trillion hospital sector continues to consolidate....
16:17, 2019-06-28

A rogue Raspberry Pi helped hackers access NASA JPL systems NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) suffers from multiple cybersecurity weaknesses despite the advances it has achieved in space technology, according to the agency's Office of Inspector General (PDF). Investigators looked into the research center......
10:34, 2019-06-20

New Air Force facility to protect weapons systems from cyber threats The Air Force's newest cyber defense facility at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, part of the branch's Cyber Resiliency Office for Weapons Systems program, is designed for learning about current and emerging cyber threats....
05:17, 2019-07-16

Turkey expects Russian missile systems in 1st half of July ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s president says the country expects to take delivery of Russia’s S-400 missile defense systems in the first half of July, despite U.S. objections to the deal. Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated Thursday that the deal with Russia was sealed and there would be no turni...
16:34, 2019-06-20

House passes bill to protect election systems, but Senate passage is unlikely The House passed a bill that would require states to strengthen their voting systems from hacking. Known as the SAFE Act (HR 2722), the chamber approved the bill by a party-line vote of 225-184. Only one Republican -- Rep. Brian Mast of Florida -- vo......
04:17, 2019-06-28

Lockheed nets $106.1M for Apache night vision targeting sensor systems Lockheed Martin was awarded a $106.1 million contract to supply the U.S. Army, Netherlands and Britain with night vision sensor systems for the Apache attack helicopter....
08:51, 2019-06-29

Nissan-Infiniti outage left U.S. dealers in the dark; some systems resume A power outage on Saturday at a Nissan North America data center in Denver had shut down a critical communications system that Nissan and Infiniti dealers use to order cars and parts, obtain product rebate information, monitor recalls and file warranty claims. Nissan said some systems were being res...
23:51, 2019-08-21

AAR Defense Systems & Logistics awarded contract for Afghan Air Force C-130s AAR Defense Systems and Logistics received a $209.9 million contract for logistics support of the Afghanistan Air Force's C-130 planes, the Pentagon announced....
23:34, 2019-07-05

WWDC: Apple splits iTunes into three new apps, introduces new Mac and operating systems Apple began its annual Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday with a keynote event unveiling new software for its suite of devices and a new Mac computer....
00:34, 2019-06-04

Cboe Global Markets Acquires Assets of Silexx Financial Systems CHICAGO – November 2, 2017 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced it has acquired the assets of Silexx Financial Systems, LLC, a Sarasota, Florida-based company that develops and operates an innovative multi-asset order and execution management system (OEMS) that cat...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Flights Resume At London's Gatwick Airport After "Control Systems Issue" London's Gatwick Airport resumed flights on Wednesday after closing its runway for nearly two hours due to "an air traffic control systems issue," it said....
01:00, 2019-07-11

Fitbit Pay rolls out access to seven transit systems worldwide, including New York's MTA Fitbit is one of the world's most popular wearable brands and I see them on wrists during my commute every day. In addition to 24/7 activity tracking, Fitbit devices function as mobile payment devices and with today's release can even be used in lieu of your transit card....
18:34, 2019-05-29

German cartel office extends review of T-Systems-IBM mainframe deal Germany's anti-trust office is extending its review of a mainframe computing deal between T-Systems, the IT services arm of Deutsche Telekom, and IBM, it said on its website on Tuesday....
17:00, 2019-05-28

Stellar Trading Systems Establishes Connectivity with CBOE Futures Exchange CHICAGO, IL -- April 21, 2016 -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced that Stellar Trading Systems, a multi-asset trading software and services specialist, has established connectivity with CFE as an approved independent software vendor (ISV). ...
02:51, 2019-05-22

NASA Awards Contract for Exploration Ground Systems Program Services NASA has selected ARES Technical Services Corporation in Burlingame, California, to provide support services to the Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) Program at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida....
04:17, 2019-08-14

Adelaide teenager gets good-behaviour bond for hacking Apple systems twice Court hears boy, who hacked the tech giant’s systems when he was 13 and 15, was trying to secure a job with the companyAn Adelaide teenager who twice hacked into Apple’s computer systems has been placed on a good-behaviour bond.The 17-year-old boy, who can’t be named, hacked the tech giant’s systems...
11:51, 2019-05-27

Florida City Votes to Pay Off Criminals Holding Computer Systems Hostage The leaders of Riviera Beach, Florida, this week voted to authorize a payment of $600,000 to criminals who crippled the city’s computer system after targeting its police department with ransomware.Read more......
21:51, 2019-06-20

Hyundai Motor Group Partners With MDGo For Vehicle Safety Systems The AI system is continually learning and refining its interpretation of different accident scenarios. This process of iterative enhancement is facilitated by hospitals inputting real data on......
09:51, 2019-06-10

Florida city to pay $600K ransom to hacker who seized computer systems A Florida city is paying $600,000 in Bitcoins to a hacker who took over local government computers after an employee clicked on a malicious email link three weeks ago....
02:00, 2019-06-21

Northrop Grumman nets $958M for G/ATOR radar systems for Marines Northrop Grumman has been awarded a $958 million contract to deliver 30 full-rate production Ground/Air Task Oriented Radar systems for the Marine Corps....
15:51, 2019-06-10

REFILE-IBM, T-Systems abandon mainframe venture - German cartel office IBM has withdrawn an application for anti-trust approval for a mainframe computing venture with T-Systems, the IT services arm of Deutsche Telekom , after the German cartel office took a closer look at the transaction....
11:51, 2019-06-07

Human Services claimed people wouldn't pay debts if informed about its IT systems The risk management plan, a project progress report, and two open issues summaries for the controversial Centrelink-ATO data matching project must be released within 28 days....
11:17, 2019-06-07

Confusion Between Self-Driving Cars and Driver-Assistance Systems Is Still Rampant: Study The modern car market is in a period of transition as semi-autonomous features migrate onto it, and not in the joyous, life-is-about-to-change-forever kind of way. It’s more like it just hit middle school, and a bunch of terrible, miserable things no one understands are happening to it....
18:51, 2019-06-20

LabCorp Patient Data Affected in Breach of Collection Firm's Systems Medical-testing giant Laboratory Corp. of America said 7.7 million of its patients may be affected by the same data breach at a collections firm that also did business with Quest Diagnostics Inc....
16:34, 2019-06-05

Power systems company to build world’s first 1 GW energy storage project in Utah Enlarge / The Intermountain Power Project plant stands in Delta, Utah, U.S., on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. The largest coal-fired power plant in Utah plans to shutters its facility by 2025 as the company's largest customer base, Southern California municipalities, move towards regulations limiting coa...
22:51, 2019-05-31

Florida city pays hackers $600K in bitcoin to get computer systems back A small city in Florida has agreed to pay nearly $600,000 in bitcoin ransom to hackers that took control over its computer systems in a ransomware attack, according to reports. The Riviera Beach City Council on Monday unanimously approved its insurance carrier to pay 65 bitcoins — valued at ab...
18:00, 2019-06-20

North Korea's Kim Jong Un inspects new submarine, points out weapons systems: KCNA North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected a newly built submarine and pointed out its tactical capabilities and weapons systems, North Korean state media KCNA said on Tuesday....
03:34, 2019-07-23

‘Please break things’: Hackers lay siege to voting systems to spot weaknesses in security In three years since its inception, Def Con’s Voting Village has become a destination not only for hackers but also lawmakers and members of the intelligence community....
13:17, 2019-08-13

Northrop Grumman receives $46M order for eight Air Force threat simulation, training systems Northrop Grumman Corporation has received a $46 million delivery order from the U.S. Air Force for eight joint threat emitter units for electronic warfare simulation and training....
22:34, 2019-05-21

Major object recognition systems favor people with more money, Facebook AI study says Facebook AI researchers found object recognition systems for major companies like Google, Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM work better for people with more money.Read More...
01:17, 2019-06-08

Vulnerabilities in industrial control systems surface lack of basic security hygiene Standard security practices among IT companies do not necessarily carry over to the IT departments of other firms, leading to products sold without basic security measures in place....
18:34, 2019-05-30

New Windows hack warning: Patch Intel systems now to block SWAPGSAttack exploits Researchers detail hardware vulnerability that bypasses mitigations against Spectre and Meltdown CPU vulnerabilities on Windows systems - and impacts all systems using Intel processors manufactured since 2012....
11:17, 2019-08-07

Southwest passengers surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems en route to Comic-Con Southwest passengers traveling from Dallas to San Diego were surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems and a visit from Mario himself.       ...
08:51, 2019-07-20

Ring's Excellent Security Systems Are Dirt Cheap For Prime Day, Plus a Free Echo Dot Ring is best known for its security cameras and doorbells, but its indoor home security system is one of our favorite options without a monthly fee (but if you do want 24/7 monitoring, it’s only $10 per month). Various starter kits are on sale for easily the best prices ever, starting at just $119 f...
10:34, 2019-07-16

California DMV gets makeover designed to tackle long lines, faulty computer systems California Gov. Gavin Newsom appointed tech-focused Steve Gordon to run the state's broken Department of Motor Vehicles, putting a focus on READ IDs.        ...
00:00, 2019-07-25

Video game systems could cost shoppers $840M more this holiday season, console makers say Video game console makers Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony say tariffs will cost consumers an additional $840 million this holiday shopping season.       ...
23:34, 2019-06-27

Report: Election Systems Across Country Still Rely on Windows 7, Which Loses Free Support Next Year Amid growing concern about the vulnerability of the U.S. election system to hackers, Pennsylvania told election officials they had to upgrade their machines last year. But according to a Saturday report in the Associated Press, though some 60 percent of those systems have been upgraded—at a cost of ...
06:34, 2019-07-14

Taiwan leader says the Hong Kong protests show ‘one country, two systems’ framework doesn’t work TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan leader says the Hong Kong protests show ‘one country, two systems’ framework doesn’t work. The post Taiwan leader says the Hong Kong protests show ‘one country, two systems’ framework doesn’t work appeared first on LEX18.com....
11:34, 2019-06-13

Telehealth industry defined: the services, systems, benefits & trends of a growing digital health segment This is a preview of The Digital Health Ecosystem research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Health industry research reports. As digital transformation continues permeating the healthcare industry, telehealth is gaining momen...
07:34, 2019-08-13

Navy removes 'space' from Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command The U.S. Navy has removed "space" from the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command and added "information" in a rebranding effort that emphasizes information warfare....
08:34, 2019-06-05

Amazon home security systems: the Blink home security camera gets a price cut Secure your home and snag a killer with the best-selling Blink Indoor Home Security System at Amazon. For a limited time, you can get the two-camera kit on sale for $111.99. That's a $28 discount and the best price we've seen for the top-rated home security system. The Blink home security...
23:17, 2019-06-13

Smoke from Amazon fires leaves Brazil’s largest city in total darkness Massive fires burning in the Amazon rainforest caused a daytime blackout in Brazil’s largest city this week. Day turned to night at around 3 p.m. Monday in São Paulo and the darkness lasted for about an hour, local paper Folha de S.Paulo reported. Photos and videos posted on social media showe...
15:51, 2019-08-21

Suggestively-named town seeks to stop adult toy company from using signs Residents of a Newfoundland and Labrador town with a famously suggestive name are petitioning to stop a sex toy company from using their sign for advertisements....
15:51, 2019-08-21

Lost cat found 3 1/2 years later in Florida A Florida man who feared his cat had been eaten by coyotes was reunited with the feline three and a half years later thanks to a stranger, a microchip and an animal hospital....
15:51, 2019-08-21

Trump Administration Rule Would Allow Immigrant Families to Be Held Indefinitely The administration wants to send migrant families caught crossing the border illegally to a family detention center for as long as it takes for their cases to be decided....
16:17, 2019-08-21

N.R.A. Gets Results on Gun Laws in One Phone Call With Trump After talking with Wayne LaPierre, the group’s chief executive, President Trump’s interest in new gun laws fades and he repeats many of its longtime positions....
16:17, 2019-08-21

Obamas Tackle Trump’s Promises to the Rust Belt in Their 1st Netflix Offering, American Factory Shots fired. That’s the take among reviewers of the Obamas’ first foray into TV production, which looks at the promise to America’s Rust Belt unfulfilled by the Trump administration....
16:17, 2019-08-21

Lee Daniels Is Giving Back and Moving Artists Forward With a New Creative Workshop Mentorship is something that’s a rarity for many creatives. Too many people go through their respective fields making mistakes that could have been easily avoided if someone took the time to point them in the right direction. Now, before you start your thumb thuggery, I am not saying mentors do not ...
16:17, 2019-08-21

America Happy to Let Sean Spicer Dance for His Redemption Oh goody! Another opportunity for the United States to humanize a bumbling Trump administration asshole—this time former Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Dancing with the Stars....
16:17, 2019-08-21

Sony 'disappointed' that Marvel partnership on 'Spider-Man' is over Sony Pictures and Disney's Marvel Studios will no longer be working together on the most recent live-action Spider-Man film series starring Tom Holland....
16:51, 2019-08-21

Trump administration expected to announce plan to detain migrant children longer: ABC The Trump administration is expected to announce new rules that would allow the government to detain families with children crossing the U.S. border longer, according to ABC News, citing two government officials it said were familiar with the plan....
16:51, 2019-08-21

Amazon opens its largest campus to date in India Amazon has opened its largest campus to date as it cut the ribbon on a building in Hyderabad, India. The subcontinent is one of the company's fastest-growing markets. Its latest campus spreads over 9.5 acres with 1.8 million sq ft of office space giv......
16:51, 2019-08-21

Researchers discover climate-friendly way of extracting hydrogen from oil Scientists have discovered a way to extract hydrogen from oil without releasing greenhouse gases -- a move they've hailed as a "silver bullet" for the climate. Hydrogen is already used by some car manufacturers to power vehicles and is also burned to......
16:51, 2019-08-21

Dell's XPS 13 now comes with the latest Intel 10th-gen processors Intel has unveiled its 10th-gen Core processors for ultraportable laptops, so naturally, there are some new laptop announcements, too. Probably the best known ultraportable is Dell's XPS 13, and that model can now be purchased with Intel's 10th-gener......
16:51, 2019-08-21

Gold Prices At An All-Time High On Increased Demand: 10 Points Rising for second day in a row, gold prices registered a new record high on Wednesday. Gold prices rose by Rs 50 to hit an all-time high of Rs 38,820 per 10 gram in Delhi, news agency Press Trust of......
17:17, 2019-08-21

India's Largest Biscuit-Maker Parle May Fire Up To 10,000 Amid Slowdown The news comes as a slowdown in Asia's third-largest economy has hit demand for everything from automobiles to retail products, forcing companies to curtail production and recruitment, while raising......
17:17, 2019-08-21

Rolls-Royce Says 'Hell Yes' To Summer Pastels The sun is out and it’s hot as can be. It’s the middle of the summer and it’s warm out. What can cool you off more than some exquisite colors on some of Rolls-Royce’s best. Ghost, Wraith, and Dawn; each look better in pastel. Obviously I’d like to have one of each, with the Brooks Brothers pastel go...
17:17, 2019-08-21

Repatriation plans stir fear among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh Nearly 3,500 Rohingyas living in Bangladesh fear for their lives after being told they would be sent back to Myanmar. DW's Naomi Conrad and Arafatul Islam spoke to them at their shelters in Cox's Bazar....
17:17, 2019-08-21

Trump's former aide joins 'Dancing with the Stars;' Here are all the other celebs competing Former presidential press secretary Sean Spicer, supermodel Christie Brinkley and 'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown will appear on 'Dancing with the Stars.'        ...
18:00, 2019-08-21

'The Squad': Democratic congresswomen appear in Trump-mocking 'Simpsons' parody President Donald Trump's racist rhetoric about the popular congresswomen of color gets the musical treatment on Fox's "The Simpsons."        ...
18:00, 2019-08-21

Mexico's central bank governor says economy growing below potential The head of Mexico's central bank said on Wednesday that consumption in Latin America's second-largest economy could pick up again even if recent data pointed to a slowdown....
18:00, 2019-08-21

UPDATE 3-Royal Bank of Canada profit rises as Canada business posts surprise growth Royal Bank of Canada on Wednesday reported an increase in third-quarter profit as its personal and commercial banking earnings grew, and its domestic business posted a surprise 8% gain, although that was partly offset by weakness in its capital markets division....
18:00, 2019-08-21

UPDATE 1-Fitbit eyes 1 mln new users in Singapore health scheme Fitbit Inc has won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October....
18:00, 2019-08-21

Is a recession coming? Here's how to tell Warning bells are going off about a possible recession in America, perhaps in time for the 2020 election. The key to whether the US economy keeps growing or stalls rests largely on consumers, and whether or not they keep spending....
18:00, 2019-08-21

Gerard Butler knows his Angel Has Fallen character should probably be dead by now As Secret Service agent Mike Banning, Gerard Butler has taken his share of spills—and bullets—in the Has Fallen franchise. Now, Banning and Butler are back for the third movie, Angel Has Fallen, which features the usual explosions and gunfights, but also attempts to address how Banning deals with th...
18:00, 2019-08-21

Margot Robbie takes on the Fox News scandal in a tense Bombshell teaser If you weren’t already familiar with Bombshell, the upcoming film from director Jay Roach, then this teaser might be a teensy bit confusing at first watch. Even then, you might still admire it as a masterfully tense piece of marketing, and it’s hard to deny the allure of a film featuring the awesome...
18:00, 2019-08-21

‘Shameful’: US Jews respond to Trump’s apparent use of antisemitic trope Jonathan Greenblatt said Trump’s charges of ‘disloyalty’ have ‘long been used to attack Jews’ while J Street called remarks ‘dangerous’Prominent American Jews have reacted with dismay and disdain to Donald Trump’s renewed adoption of a longstanding antisemitic trope after he described Jewish America...
18:34, 2019-08-21

Trump's tweets about 'disloyal' Jews are laced with centuries of anti-semitism | Emma Goldberg There’s a sordid history to charges of Jewish dual loyalty in the US – and that history is alive and wellIt was January in Paris — cold, gray — when a ceremony held on the Champ-de-Mars roiled the city’s elite. Military officials and civilians gathered to watch as a young Jewish artillery officer wa...
18:34, 2019-08-21

We can't trust police to protect us from racist violence. They contribute to it | Rashad Robinson White nationalists pervade law enforcement. Fighting far right violence means continuing our fight for police accountabilityAs mass violence continues, many of us have become rightly afraid for the people we love. We want justice, but we also want protection.So what are the solutions we’re hearing a...
18:34, 2019-08-21

Scotland's deficit seven times higher than UK as a whole last year SNP says record spending gap of 7% of GDP proves need for independenceScotland ran a deficit seven times higher than the UK as a whole last year, despite again cutting its overspend on public services.The latest Government Expenditure and Revenue Scotland (Gers) figures showed there was a record gap...
18:34, 2019-08-21

London prison sees 50 per cent surge in violence fueled by drugs and gangs A troubled London prison has seen a 50 per cent increase in violence, caused by drugs and gang conflict between "volatile young men", a watchdog warned today....
19:00, 2019-08-21

Amazon tests water in Israel with website to attract local sellers E-commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday launched a Hebrew-language website to recruit local Israeli companies to sell their products via Amazon.com, the latest step toward launching a local business in the country....
19:00, 2019-08-21

Car Makers Follow Divergent Paths on Fuel-Efficiency Regulations Major car makers are caught in the crossfire between the Trump administration and California over U.S. tailpipe-emissions rules, leading them down different paths in how to respond to the standoff....
19:00, 2019-08-21

What Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's baby-faced Man Utd lineup vs Wolves says about his plans for the future Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's whirlwind start to life as Manchester United manager was as perfect an example of the 'new manager bounce' as you're ever likely to get....
19:00, 2019-08-21

Apple TV+ will launch in November for $9.99, facing off against Disney+ at $6.99 Enlarge / Tim Cook announces Apple TV+ at an event on March 25, 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Disney earlier this year announced that it will launch its Disney+ streaming TV service on November 12 in the United States for $6.99 per month. Yesterday, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman published a report claiming...
19:34, 2019-08-21

IBM joins Linux Foundation AI to promote open source trusted AI workflows As AI spreads like wildfire through the enterprise, IBM is stepping up efforts to promote open source tools for building fair, robust and explainable AI systems....
19:34, 2019-08-21

CHEAP: A 9.7-inch iPad? For $249? You must be lying (I’m not!) Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Often, when I am lying in my bed or lounging on the sofa, I don’t particularly enjoy reading articles or watching videos on my phone’s (relatively) small screen. That’s where a tablet comes in handy. And when it ...
19:34, 2019-08-21

Facebook's tool that lets people delete their browsing history falls short of promise, analysts say SunTrust Robinson Humphrey analysts said the "Off-Facebook Activity" feature "appears to fall somewhat short of the original pledge by CEO Zuckerberg of empowering users to 'flush their history whenever they want,' and delete all the relevant data."...
20:00, 2019-08-21

Planned Parenthood leaves federal funding program Planned Parenthood said Monday it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions.        ...
20:00, 2019-08-21

Suspect in Utah student Mackenzie Lueck's death is charged in a second case The man suspected of killing University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck was charged Tuesday with sexual abuse and kidnapping of another woman.        ...
20:00, 2019-08-21

What is the best diet for leaky gut syndrome? Leaky gut syndrome causes uncomfortable digestive symptoms. Making certain dietary changes may help people manage these symptoms. Find out which foods to eat, and which to avoid, here....
20:00, 2019-08-21

Cancer more common in females with severe sleep apnea A new study of 20,000 adults with sleep apnea suggests that the risk of cancer could be 2–3 times higher among females with a severe form of the condition....
20:00, 2019-08-21

Dementia risk: The role of 'blood pressure patterns' A new study investigates the importance of fluctuations in blood pressure from mid-age to later life. It asks how these changes relate to dementia risk....
20:00, 2019-08-21

Phoenix Police Now Required to Self-Report Every Time They Point a Gun at Someone: ‘That’s a Traumatic Event’ Phoenix is well known for its oppressive heat and obnoxious Republicans. But with police misconduct rapidly working its way up the power rankings, city officials have announced that Phoenix officers will now be required to document every instance in which they point their gun at someone....
20:34, 2019-08-21

Italy's left protest movement buoyed by Salvini setback The Italian government has avoided snap elections pushed by Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, for now. Activists protesting his anti-immigrant politics welcomed the news but said Italy must hold the far-right to account....
20:34, 2019-08-21

New York sues EPA over GE's Hudson River PCB cleanup New York sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday, accusing the agency of prematurely allowing General Electric Co to stop clearing the Hudson River of PCB contamination before the cleanup was finished....
20:34, 2019-08-21

European Central Bank at the heart of German Bund problem, says Financial Times' Tom Stubbington Tommy Stubbington, Financial Times markets reporter, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss Germany's interest rates and Denmark's negative mortgages rates....
20:34, 2019-08-21

'You're the guy with the ball to the crotch': The inside story behind the funniest baseball card ever made Thirty years ago, Keith Comstock turned a routine minor league baseball card shoot into an unforgettable baseball-to-the-groin image. This is how the legendary card came to be, in the former pitcher's own words....
21:00, 2019-08-21

Is the new FedEx Cup scoring format good, bad or just different? The FedEx Cup ends with the Tour Championship, a staggered scoring start and one winner. The change has received a lot of attention. Now we'll find out if it was all worth it....
21:00, 2019-08-21

Ian Holloway clarifies Brexit handball comments, denies blaming EU for new VAR rule Ian Holloway has moved to clarify his comments over Brexit and the new handball law, arguing its introduction at the same time as VAR's arrival in the Premier League has caused chaos....
21:00, 2019-08-21

Second Teen Arrested for Threats Posted on Meme-Sharing Site iFunny On Monday, a 19-year-old man from Chicago was arrested after allegedly threatening to “slaughter and murder any doctor, patient, or visitor” in the area of an abortion clinic. The threats were reportedly made on iFunny, and he is the second young man this month to be charged over violent comments on...
21:00, 2019-08-21

New Game From The Developers Of Her Story Is An Unsettling Trip Through Stolen NSA Footage Telling Lies, the latest work of interactive fiction from Her Story creator Sam Barlow, invites players to curl up in front of their computer and comb through hours of leaked fictional National Security Agency footage. Mostly, that involves watching the game’s characters via their webcams and other ...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Spider-Man Showdown: Sony Releases an Official Statement to Clarify Its Disney Relationship Sony has released an official response to the recently reported news that Disney and Sony reached an impasse on its Spider-Man partnership, calling many of the stories “mischaracterized” and squaring much of the blame on Marvel Studio president Kevin Feige’s workload. Read more......
21:00, 2019-08-21

Inside the 'Wild and Almost Unimaginable' World of Cave Diving If one thing’s clear from Jill Heinerth’s breathtaking new memoir on her life as a professional cave diver, it’s that this unusual career path requires serious mettle.Read more......
21:00, 2019-08-21

Scientists Create a Healthier Butter-Like Spread Made From 80 Percent Water As delicious as butter is—adding flavor and texture to almost any food—it’s not the healthiest thing to smear on toast or corn on the cob. Some vegetable-based oil spreads like margarine are considered a healthier alternative, but food scientists at Cornell University have come up with what could be...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Updates From Black Panther 2, Hawkeye, and More Some intriguing updates on the Disney+ Hawkeye series. A new look at some freshly-costumed Titans and their Big Bad next season. A familiar face will return for Supernatural’s final season, plus Lobo may live to ride again. Spoilers away!Read more......
21:00, 2019-08-21

MSI's Prestige Laptops Bring Big Gaming Performance to a Broader Audience For most people, MSI is synonymous with big, powerful gaming laptops. But thanks to the number of aspiring video editors, 3D pros, and other digital artists, there’s a growing demand for systems with gaming-level performance, but tweaked for other applications. To meet this demand, MSI is announcing...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Celebrities post old chain letter hoax en masse, proving they're as bad at the internet as your parents All of us ordinary people living in our hovels, collecting dirt into our hands, and spitting on it to sculpt model houses of the kind we’ll never be able to afford, often feel as if we’re impossibly far beneath the rich and powerful celebrities who dominate our culture. Fortunately, sometimes things...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Twitter loves Hillary Clinton's 'epic' 'Truth Hurts' tweet: 'I just took a DNA test...' There are many on Twitter "with her" after Hillary Clinton responded to a tweet from singer Lizzo Wednesday.        ...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Harvey Weinstein seeks to move sex-crimes trial out of NYC due to media coverage Harvey Weinstein's sex-crimes trial could be delayed if he wins motion to move trial from NYC to Long Island or Albany due to pretrial publicity.        ...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Larry King files for divorce from seventh wife Shawn after 22-year marriage Larry King filed for divorce from his seventh wife, actress Shawn King, after 22 years of marriage. They share two kids together, Chance and Cannon.        ...
21:00, 2019-08-21

China Threatens Sanctions Over Planned U.S. Sale of Jets to Taiwan China said it would sanction any U.S. firm involved in a planned $8 billion sale of F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan, in retaliation against what it describes as Washington’s attempt to undermine Chinese national security....
21:00, 2019-08-21

Boeing to hire 'few hundred' workers to support grounded 737 MAX Boeing needs a “few hundred” temporary employees to help oversee its grounded fleet of 737 MAX jets as the company works to return the planes to the skies....
21:34, 2019-08-21

Researchers create electronic lens that works better than the human eye A new breakthrough could soon revolutionize the design of almost every optical instrument in use today, including cameras, eyeglasses and telescopes. Combining recent developments in artificial muscle and flat lens technologies, a team of researchers......
21:34, 2019-08-21

Trevor Lawrence leads the USA TODAY Sports preseason college football All-America team This year's USA TODAY Sports preseason college football All-America team is filled with Alabama and Clemson players, led by Trevor Lawrence.       ...
21:34, 2019-08-21

Ten games that will determine which teams make the College Football Playoff field The college football season is a marathon and not a sprint. Along the way, there will be 10 games to decide the College Football Playoff field.       ...
21:34, 2019-08-21

Players Coalition leader Malcolm Jenkins cautiously optimistic on Jay-Z's pact with NFL Although surprised and unsure how the rapper will help the NFL's social justice efforts, Malcolm Jenkins is hopeful the pact will be productive.       ...
21:34, 2019-08-21

Roger Clemens rules out possible Congress run, 'climate in politics' impacts decision Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens has ruled out a potential run for Congress, citing the current political climate.       ...
21:34, 2019-08-21

4 Grand Slam champions on 2020 tennis Hall of Fame ballot Goran Ivanisevic, Sergi Bruguera, Conchita Martínez, Jonas Björkman are candidates for International Tennis Hall of Fame's class of 2020; all 4 are Grand Slam champions       ...
21:34, 2019-08-21

Child Migrants To Be Held In Detention Longer Under New Trump Admin Rule The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new rules that would allow officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States....
22:00, 2019-08-21

Top diplomats of S. Korea, Japan hold talks amid high tensions over trade, history The top diplomats of South Korea and Japan held bilateral talks in Beijing on Wednesday as Seoul is considering whether to renew a military information-sharing pact with Tokyo amid badly frayed relations....
22:00, 2019-08-21

China confirms it seized UK consulate employee An employee of the United Kingdom’s consulate in Hong Kong was arrested in mainland China, the two governments confirmed, amid tensions over protests in the former British colony....
22:00, 2019-08-21

Google Cloud charging for IPv4, but proper IPv6 support is still missing in action Google will start charging for IPv4 addresses in use in 2020. Due to transit fees for NAT, this will cost the enterprise, but not if Google brings proper IPv6 to GCP....
22:51, 2019-08-21

Morrisons moves to end killing of male calves at birth UK supermarket guarantees market for unwanted offspring of dairy cows on suppliers’ farms that might otherwise be slaughtered immediatelyMorrisons is guaranteeing a market for all male calves born on its dairy suppliers’ farms in a bid to stop them being killed at birth.A Guardian investigation last...
23:17, 2019-08-21

Inside the NRA's scandals and financial troubles The NRA is in crisis mode. Claims of financial wrong doing have led to multiple investigations in Congress and in New York state that are threatening the group's survival. Here's a look at the money behind the gun group....
23:17, 2019-08-21

Mexico judge says cocaine should be allowed A pro-legalization group in Mexico says a court has granted two injunctions ordering the government to allow plaintiffs to carry and use cocaine, though not to buy or sell it....
23:17, 2019-08-21

UK miscounted EU, other immigrants before Brexit vote Britain has undercounted its long-term immigrants from the European Union by almost a quarter of a million and overestimated how many non-EU students stayed in the country after their studies, statisticians said on Wednesday....
23:17, 2019-08-21

DoorDash acquires autonomous tech company Scotty Labs "Our core belief at Scotty has always been that Autonomy + Remote Assistance will be the future of logistics," Scotty Labs CEO Tobenna Arodiogbu wrote on Medium....
23:51, 2019-08-21

11 of the most memorable 'TRL' moments of all time KMazur/WireImage MTV's "Total Request Live" or" TRL" was a major musical show throughout the late 1990s and early 2000s. Throughout the show's run, there have been a lot of memorable moments including Britney Spears' first performance on the series in 2003. Another iconic moment on the series is i...
00:17, 2019-08-22

Alyssa Milano revealed she had 2 abortions after getting pregnant while on birth control Owen Hoffmann/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images Actress Alyssa Milano talked about two abortions she had when she was in her 20s during an episode of her podcast "Alyssa Milano: Sorry Not Sorry." Milano was using birth control both times she got pregnant. While various forms of birth control are ve...
00:17, 2019-08-22

The Air Force is testing a new kind of headset that protects the user by transmitting sounds through their bones Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Barron US airmen at RAF Mildenhall are testing a new in-ear headset that uses the wearer's ear bones to transmit sounds. The new device is meant to protect the wearer's hearing while still allowing communications in noisy environments. Visit Business Insid...
00:17, 2019-08-22

De Blasio mocked after video malfunction at labor forum: Voice 'higher than his poll numbers' New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio got some laughs -- though not for the reasons he expected -- when a top labor union played his video message to a crowd in Iowa on Wednesday....
00:17, 2019-08-22

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 8: But Will It Really Tip the Scales? For everyone who thinks 22 days of veganism will get you bodied like Beyoncé (or think that I think it will), think again—or so says my scale, which this morning registered approximately a pound of weight loss after a week of loosely following the 22 Days Nutrition plan. While those results are far ...
00:17, 2019-08-22

|TheSAliquormarketischanging-thesearethenewfavourites,saysexpert The way South Africans are consuming certain liquors is changing from traditional, heritage brands to modern, urban brands, says a fine liquor merchant....
00:17, 2019-08-22

Fulham 4 Millwall 0: Scott Parker's pass masters maul Lions in London derby drubbing Millwall manager Neil Harris had said in the build-up to this match that Fulham were the best side in the Championship - and on this evidence he might be right....
00:51, 2019-08-22

Man charged with threatening shooting at U.S. abortion clinic A Tennessee man was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly posting threats online to “shoot up” a facility run by Planned Parenthood in Washington D.C., the latest arrest in a nationwide law enforcement effort to thwart mass shootings....
00:51, 2019-08-22

Baseball's home run surge spurs scientists to look for answers This season has seen a surge in home runs, sparking complaints from a number of pitchers that the baseballs are juiced, an allegation that Major League Baseball denies. Scientists, however, are searching for the reasons behind the home run onslaught....
01:17, 2019-08-22

Corbyn calls urgent meeting on tactics to halt no-deal Brexit Jeremy Corbyn has invited the leaders of other political parties from across parliament to an urgent meeting to discuss "all tactics available" to prevent a no-deal Brexit....
01:17, 2019-08-22

Republicans start to sour on gun control laws after Trump's reversal Senate Homeland Security Chairman Ron Johnson is casting major doubt on the prospects of significant gun regulations passing this fall, the latest sign that the effort to pass new firearm laws is starting to falter. The Wisconsin Republican said that a background checks measure based on the bill wr...
01:17, 2019-08-22

The winners and losers of the retail apocalypse The winners and losers of America's great retail shakeout are becoming clear. Target and Walmart are definitely winners. Just about every traditional department store is losing....
01:17, 2019-08-22

China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of U.K.’s Hong Kong Consulate The detention of a trade officer has raised fears that the police in mainland China are arresting people to dampen support for protests in Hong Kong....
01:17, 2019-08-22

Mexican Court Says Cocaine Should Be Allowed A pro-legalization group in Mexico says a court has granted two injunctions ordering the government to allow plaintiffs to carry and use cocaine, though not to buy or sell it....
01:17, 2019-08-22

Tens of thousands flee Russia-led attack on Syrian opposition enclave Ten of thousands of people have fled to Syria's border with Turkey in the last few days as a Syrian army advance pushed further into the opposition's last major stronghold, residents, rights groups and opposition sources said on Wednesday....
01:51, 2019-08-22

Former OMB director says a halt in US consumer spending would bring on a recession Jim Nussle, a former Office of Management and Budget director, told CNBC that a strong U.S. consumer is the only thing keeping the country from recession....
01:51, 2019-08-22

'Rock 'n' Roll High School' 40th anniversary Blu-ray special features announced Shout Factory's 40th anniversary Blu-ray release of The Ramones vehicle "Rock 'n' Roll High School" will be available November 19 with a new 4K scan and new interviews with cast members and filmmakers....
01:51, 2019-08-22

Options Dwindle to Boost U.S. Economic Growth After debating for days whether the U.S. is going into an economic downturn, Washington policy makers and Wall Street investors on Wednesday barreled into an even more difficult problem: There are few good options to deal with one if it happens....
02:17, 2019-08-22

Christie Brinkley, Sean Spicer make ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of “The Bachelorette,” and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the contestants on the next season of “Dancing with the Stars.’’...
02:17, 2019-08-22

E-cigarettes damage blood vessels even if devices don’t contain nicotine, study finds Often touted as a safer alternative to cigarettes, e-cigarettes can have negative effects on a user’s blood vessels, damaging them after just one use, a new study says. ...
02:17, 2019-08-22

Without judgment or awe, Jawline traces the rise and fall of a teen internet celebrity There is a surprisingly humbling element to Liza Mandelup’s documentary Jawline, a bristling look at social media fame from the perspective of 16-year-old Austyn Tester. At first, Tester’s plan to use the power of positivity to become famous (a goal that he repeats often without ever really getting...
02:17, 2019-08-22

Lukaku defends Pogba and Sanchez, criticises Man Utd's handling of transfer "Romelu Lukaku has criticised Manchester United for failing to shut down rumours he was going to leave the club, while also coming to the defence of Alexis Sanchez and Paul Pogba."...
02:51, 2019-08-22

San Francisco crowdfunder Kiva sets up Sierra Leone credit database Kiva, a San Francisco-based tech charity, is using blockchain to create an online ID database in Sierra Leone allowing people who struggle to get loans to prove their credit history....
03:17, 2019-08-22

India needs to reduce ecommerce restrictions to revive economy: Amazon executive India needs to encourage ecommerce and reduce red tape to help small businesses sell online and export goods to help revive sagging domestic economic growth, a senior Amazon.com executive said on Wednesday....
03:17, 2019-08-22

2020 Hopefuls Are Talking Transgender Rights, Signaling a Political Shift on the Issue On their own, transgender voters aren’t going to sway the 2020 election. But they’re a pretty fair proxy for how candidates are viewing equality as a priority and responding to a primary electorate that, at least for now, seems to be far more vocal in its demand for progressive policy. E...
03:17, 2019-08-22

The Best Underwear for Men in 2019 A proper re-up of your underwear drawer requires quality fabrics and flattering fits. Here's the best underwear we've found that you can buy right now....
03:51, 2019-08-22

Royal Bank of Canada's Profit Increases Royal Bank of Canada’s profit increased in its fiscal third quarter as net interest income rose by almost 10%, but the bank’s chief executive said the lender would conserve capital and avoid acquisitions due to global economic uncertainty....
03:51, 2019-08-22

UPDATE 4-E-cigarette firms probed over health concerns by U.S. House panel Four dominant e-cigarette manufacturers face a probe into the health impacts of their products, as the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asked on Wednesday about the firms' research and marketing practices....
04:17, 2019-08-22

State lawmakers bash MTA for dodging public meetings on $50B plan The 14 state senators, headed by Manhattan Democrat Liz Krueger, penned a letter to Chairman Pat Foye, excoriating the agency for failing to hold even a single public meeting on its last capital plan — which covered 2015-2019....
04:17, 2019-08-22

Centre Gives Approval For Restructuring Of Army Headquarters Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the first batch of reforms in the Army including relocation of 206 officers from the Army headquarters, setting up of a separate vigilance cell and forming......
04:17, 2019-08-22

Florida panthers, bobcat afflicted by mysterious stumbling disorder A video from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission shows the affected panthers walking abnormally, mostly kittens. Trail cameras in three counties identified eight endangered panthers and one bobcat walking with a hitch in their step....
04:51, 2019-08-22

Todd Chrisley Has ''Forgiven'' Daughter Lindsie But Stands By His Parenting Amid Extortion Claim Todd Chrisley knows what's best right now... and that's forgiveness. Last week, the 50-year-old reality TV personality and his wife Julie Chrisley were indicted for tax evasion......
04:51, 2019-08-22

Bethenny Frankel Wants Us All To Reach For Our Dreams in Wake of RHONY Exit It's really, actually true: Bethenny Frankel really is leaving The Real Housewives of New York. After news broke of her exit from the Bravo reality show, the star wrote us all an......
04:51, 2019-08-22

Meryl Streep just slashed the price of her NYC penthouse Three-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep has cut the price of her Tribeca penthouse. The actress just relisted the full-floor spread at River Lofts for $18.25 million — a 26% discount off the $19.75 million ask when it first went on the market in August 2018. Located at 92 Laight St., River Lofts is a c...
04:51, 2019-08-22

Here's why people aren't saving more in their 401(k) plans If you want retirement security later, the time to invest is now. Nevertheless, just 3 out of 10 workers polled by Bankrate.com said they're saving more for retirement now compared to last year....
05:51, 2019-08-22

Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up to these days in the defense and securities business. It just so happens that the brand has launched [pun absolutely intended] an underwater drone that can be deployed through the torpedo launcher of ...
06:17, 2019-08-22

Is Andreescu the next big thing? Not so fast When Bianca Andreescu became the first homegrown winner of the Canadian Open in 50 years, the tennis world declared the teenager as the sport's next big thing....
06:51, 2019-08-22

Djokovic still favorite but defeat gives rivals hope Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favorite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible....
06:51, 2019-08-22

Indictments of workers mount after the Mississippi immigration raids, but no employers have been charged As federal indictments stack up against dozens of undocumented immigrants rounded up in workplace raids in Mississippi, no charges have been filed against employers who immigration officials believe knowingly hired them, according to online court documents....
06:51, 2019-08-22

Europe’s new Mars rover has alien-hunting eyes NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is inching toward its eventual launch in July of next year, but it’s not the only rover that has an upcoming date with the Red Planet. The ExoMars program, which is a joint venture between the European Space Agency and Russia’s Roscosmos, is expected to lau...
07:17, 2019-08-22

Trump calls Danish PM's rebuff of Greenland idea 'nasty' as trip cancellation stuns Danes President Donald Trump declared Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen's dismissal of his idea to buy Greenland "nasty" and an affront to the United States on Wednesday, a day after shocking Danes by canceling a Copenhagen visit over the rebuff....
07:17, 2019-08-22

Report: Contractors Have Listened To Inadvertently Recorded Audio From Xbox Owners' Homes Microsoft contractors working on Xbox have gained access to audio recordings of Xbox owners’ home life, a Vice Motherboard report revealed today. According to the report, accidentally triggered Xbox voice commands would result in audio recordings stored by Microsoft, which contractors could hear....
07:17, 2019-08-22

Asia shares sit still, await clarity on Fed policy Asian shares went flat on Thursday as uncertainty over the outlook for both U.S. interest rates and the chance of global fiscal stimulus sucked the life out of markets....
07:17, 2019-08-22

Ben Te’o signs for Toulon, effectively ending England career • Te’o omitted from World Cup squad after training altercation• Move to France rules out call-up in event of injuryBen Te’o has effectively brought an end to his England career by signing for Toulon on a short-term contract, having been left out of Eddie Jones’s World Cup squad.Te’o was omitted by J...
07:51, 2019-08-22

MIT staffer, visiting scholar quit over Jeffrey Epstein's $200G donation to school media lab Two researchers are cutting ties with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Lab in the wake of revelations that the prestigious technology research hub accepted at least $200,000 from convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein....
07:51, 2019-08-22

UPDATE 1-Mexican president hails progress with pipeline firms in contract talks Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday that negotiations with the builders of several natural gas pipelines over a contractual dispute are going "very well."...
08:17, 2019-08-22

Japan's Nikkei little changed ahead of Jackson Hole; Shiseido advances Japan's Nikkei was little changed on Wednesday, as investors held positions ahead of a key central bankers' gathering in the United States, which could provide markets with some near-term cues....
08:17, 2019-08-22

Human Bone Found at Orkney’s Neolithic Cathedral, Ness of Brodgar Archaeologists excavating a vast Neolithic cathedral at Ness of Brodgar on the Scottish island of Orkney have made the rare discovery of a human arm bone.  ...
08:17, 2019-08-22

Like a Virgin? The Controversial Account of Mary, Mother of Jesus The Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus, is one of the key symbols of Christianity and a woman whose cult changed the world. However, she may be one of the most misunderstood biblical people. According to some researchers, the famous story of a woman who had never had sexual contact with a man yet gave bir...
08:17, 2019-08-22

P Chidambaram In Court Today, Kept At CBI Office After Dramatic Arrest Former union minister P Chidambaram spent the night at the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) headquarters after a dramatic arrest late on Wednesday from his house in south Delhi by officials who......
08:17, 2019-08-22

Microplastics found in UK tap water The World Health Organisation has called for urgent research on the risks of microplastic to human health after confirming that tiny fragments are found in drinking water....
08:51, 2019-08-22

Instagrammer, Accused Of Staging Motorcycle Accident, Says... Tiffany Mitchell posted a series of photographs on Instagram that show her lying on the road after a motorcycle accident. However, many accused her of staging the whole thing....
08:51, 2019-08-22

2 whistleblowers appear in Australian court over leaks Two whistleblowers have appeared in a Canberra court charged separately with leaking classified government information that alleges Australia bugged East Timor’s Cabinet and potential war crimes committed by Australian troops in Afghanistan...
09:17, 2019-08-22

TS Ivo grows in Pacific off Mexico; Chantal ebbs in Atlantic Newly formed Tropical Storm Ivo is gaining strength off the southwestern coast of Mexico but is not expected to pose a threat to land, while Tropical Storm Chantal has faded into a tropical depression while moving away from North America in the Atlantic...
09:17, 2019-08-22

Here’s how many hours the average student spends hustling The average American student spends approximately 105 hours a month “hustling” in order to achieve their goals, according to new research. A new study examined the amount of time the average student spends studying and working, and found students spend approximately 9.7 hours studying and 16.5 hours...
09:17, 2019-08-22

Fish with ‘two mouths’ caught in upstate NY shocks anglers Debbie Geddes caught the unique fish while she was out on Lake Champlain with her husband. When a photo of the fish was uploaded to Facebook, it went viral....
09:17, 2019-08-22

CCSO: Dragoon Fire under control COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – The Cochise County Sherrif’s Office announced that a fire burning in Dragoon Mountains is now under control. According to officials, the fire is still burning but crews have a handle on it....
09:17, 2019-08-22

Faithless elector: A court ruling just changed how we pick our president A federal appeals court ruled late Tuesday that presidential electors who cast the actual ballots for president and vice president are free to vote as they wish and cannot be required to follow the results of the popular vote in their states. The decision could give a single elector the power to dec...
09:17, 2019-08-22

4 Your Health: Air pollution possibly linked to bipolar disorder and poor vision Many diabetics are cutting back on their medication because of cost. According to a new report from the CDC, 10 percent of adults were considered to be diabetic last year. Among those, more than 13 percent did not take their medication as prescribed and nearly a quarter had asked their doctor for a ...
09:17, 2019-08-22

High turnover, understaffing, low pay: US nurses fight to unionize Several groups of nurses are organizing to form unions in response to poor working conditions, despite opposition from managementThe American healthcare system is plagued by the most expensive costs in the world, as millions of citizens suffer from medical debt and 13.7% of adults have no insurance....
09:51, 2019-08-22

The mystery of the influencer and the Instagrammed motorcycle accident Photos of Tiffany Mitchell’s accident were suspiciously beautiful, and even showed an artfully positioned water bottleTiffany Mitchell, a Nashville-based influencer, was riding her motorcycle when she misjudged a curve and went off the road. Motorcycle accidents are rarely pretty, but this one was b...
09:51, 2019-08-22

West Papua protests: Indonesia deploys 1,000 soldiers to quell unrest, cuts internet Jakarta cuts online access to Papua ‘and surrounding areas’ until the atmosphere ‘returns to being conducive and normal’Indonesia has deployed more than 1,000 security personnel to West Papua and cut internet access, amid days of violent demonstrations in what activists say are the largest protests ...
09:51, 2019-08-22

Boats and beach huts: a family holiday on Denmark’s Ærø island A Danish camping break … with three generations under canvas. It may not sound fun but this picturesque island makes it a memorable escape from ‘reality’There’s a thrill attached to going somewhere by boat. An expanse of open water separates “real life” from ice-cream-for-breakfast holiday mode, off...
09:51, 2019-08-22

Donald Trump says he is 'the chosen one' to take on China – video The US president said his life would be easier if he had not mounted a trade war with China but went on to say ‘I am the chosen one’ to take on Beijing. Donald Trump said the US would probably make a deal with ChinaWith boasts and insults, Trump sets new benchmark for incoherence Continue reading......
09:51, 2019-08-22

Gas prices: Expect relief at the pump this fall, AAA says When filling-up at the pump this fall, U.S. motorists are projected to find savings of more than 25 cents compared to the summer, AAA says.       ...
10:17, 2019-08-22

Microplastics in drinking water present 'low' risk: WHO The World Health Organization has said that the level of microplastic particles in drinking water isn't a major cause for concern. However, it warned that more research was needed into their effects on human health....
10:17, 2019-08-22

German foreign minister urges Russia, Ukraine to revive peace talks Germany's top diplomat Heiko Maas said the war in eastern Ukraine "must be stopped." while meeting his Russian colleague Sergey Lavrov in Moscow. The two diplomats clashed on the issue of media freedom....
10:17, 2019-08-22

| Saudi Arabia eases travel restrictions on women Saudi Arabia began implementing a landmark reform allowing women over the age of 21 to receive passports and travel abroad without permission from a male "guardian", authorities have said....
10:17, 2019-08-22

Your heatwave could be worse because of a drought somewhere else Enlarge / Temperatures during the third week of July, 2019. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Long-lived heatwaves in the mid-latitudes are typically the result of an atmospheric pattern known as a “blocking high.” In a blocking high, the jet stream bends in a north-pointing ridge (in the Northern ...
10:17, 2019-08-22

UK should cut vehicle use to hit zero-carbon target, say MPs Scathing report says Tory governments have held back progress on clean energy goalsThe government should discourage personal vehicle use and reward energy-efficient homebuilding to meet its legally binding target of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, MPs have saidIn a scathing parliamentary report, ...
10:51, 2019-08-22

Sydney dam storage level drops below 50% for first time since 2004 The city has been on stage-one water restrictions since May, and the outlook for spring is for more dry conditionsSydney’s dam storage levels have dropped below 50% for the first time in more than a decade.Storages dropped to 49.7% on Thursday, a 0.4% decline on the previous week. Continue reading.....
10:51, 2019-08-22

Can essential oils ease endometriosis symptoms? While typical treatment for endometriosis includes surgery, hormone therapy, and pain medications, some people also use essential oils. Learn whether they are effective here....
10:51, 2019-08-22

Antibiotics and bowel cancer: Study finds link A study looking at antibiotics and bowel cancer concludes that the drugs might increase the risk of colon cancer, but lower the risk of rectal cancer....
10:51, 2019-08-22

McLaren: Formula 1 teams too keen to blame tyres for their problems McLaren performance director Andrea Stella believes Formula 1 teams have a "tendency" to overplay the impact Pirelli tyres have their cars' performance fluctuations...
11:17, 2019-08-22

Resistance Dog Twitter Is Getting Seriously Out of Hand Zerlina Maxwell, the director of progressive programming at SiriusXM and a political analyst for MSNBC, has been talking about actress Susan Sarandon’s dog for an entire day now....
11:17, 2019-08-22

Rescue teams battle time and Gulf Stream current in search for firefighters missing at sea Brian McCluney and Justin Walker were reported missing Friday after they failed to return to Port Canaveral, Florida, from a fishing trip.        ...
11:51, 2019-08-22

July was the hottest month ever on Earth. Now massive wildfires are burning across the globe. Scientists say it's no surprise wildfires have broken out after the warmest July on record globally.        ...
11:51, 2019-08-22

Word of Jeffrey Epstein's $200K donation causes senior MIT lab staffer to resign Controversy surrounding Jeffrey Epstein's donations to the MIT lab date back to 2015. He reportedly gave over $200,000.        ...
11:51, 2019-08-22

The Duplass brothers, obviously, are making a webseries about hip-hop-loving dancing teens for Disney Following the age-old Hollywood adage that says, “If you can film a bunch of bored-looking white guys talking quietly about nothing for several hours, you can probably film anything,” Disney announced today that it’s tasked Jay and Mark Duplass with producing a new YouTube series for the Disney Chan...
11:51, 2019-08-22

Night Tennis Like Nowhere Else When lights came to the U.S. Open in 1975, it moved the game from the dainty periphery to the sizzling center. And the New York attitude certainly helped....
11:51, 2019-08-22

The White House Saw Riches in the Arctic Refuge, but Reality May Fall Short In its push for lease sales, the Trump administration rushed deadlines, pressured staff and gave a wildly optimistic estimate of the potential revenue....
11:51, 2019-08-22

Laura Ashley in the red as home furnishing falls out of fashion Laura Ashley has plunged into the red after dwindling demand for its furniture and decorating products dragged sales lower - partly blamed on weak consumer confidence....
11:51, 2019-08-22

Telling Lies review – endless possibilities in brilliant detective story PC; Mac; iOSWhile untangling a web of lies players are tantalisingly close to the characters in this believable world created by Sam BarlowSuspense, plot and character have long been considered the foundations of a good thriller – but really, the sign of a mystery done well is a sound. It’s the “hww...
12:17, 2019-08-22

8-year-old takes parents' car on 87 mph joyride on Germany's autobahn: reports An 8-year-old boy took his parents’ car on an 87 mph joyride down a German high early Wednesday before eventually pulling over, putting his hazards on and placing an orange cone behind the car when he began to feel unwell, reports said....
12:17, 2019-08-22

Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are struggling to catch up....
12:17, 2019-08-22

Sen. Bernie Sanders changes how Medicare-for-all plan treats union contracts in face of opposition by organized labor Leaders and members of unions have complained to candidates that a single-payer plan would offer weaker coverage than they have negotiated under the current system....
12:51, 2019-08-22

No-deal Brexit could reduce UK to 'junior partner of the United States,' says Macron Trying to convince Angela Merkel to reopen the Brexit agreement was always going to be a tough one for Boris Johnson. Wooing Emmanuel Macron will be a whole new level....
12:51, 2019-08-22

While one Texas county shook off ransomware, small cities took full punch Enlarge / They did. (credit: Hemera Technologies/Getty Images) Few details have emerged about the coordinated ransomware attack that struck 22 local governments in Texas last week. But five local governments affected by the attack have been identified. On August 20, the Texas Department of Inform...
12:51, 2019-08-22

Bernie Sanders proposes $16.3 trillion Green New Deal plan Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders unveiled a climate change strategy on Thursday that would mobilize $16.3 trillion to help the U.S. generate 100% of its electricity from renewable energy by 2030 and achieve "full decarbonization" by 2050....
13:17, 2019-08-22

Juventus eye Asia growth with bid for earlier kickoffs "Serie A should consider having earlier kickoffs to help grow the Asian audience and boost clubs\u0027 finances, Juventus chief revenue officer Giorgio Ricci has said."...
13:17, 2019-08-22

How to introduce bold colours into your home: four easy ways to brighten up your interiors Four interiors experts — all judges of this year's Evening Standard Home Design Awards — reveal easy ways to be brave with bold colours in your home....
13:51, 2019-08-22

School uniforms are on the rise — even for toddlers — and it’s changing back-to-school shopping Walmart, Target and Amazon are selling their own brands of polo shirts, pleated skirts and khakis, while Old Navy has “uniform hubs” in all 1,100 of its U.S. stores....
13:51, 2019-08-22

Ayodhya Land Dispute Case: Supreme Court Commences Hearing For Tenth Day The Supreme Court today commenced hearing in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case for the tenth day, with counsel for the one of the original litigants seeking enforcement of his rights......
13:51, 2019-08-22

Reenactments: Playing war in the midst of peace Whether it's Waterloo or Stalingrad, battle reenactments are booming. In Weimar, things are less bloody: There, the excerpts of parliamentarians from the National Assembly are replayed....
14:17, 2019-08-22

Behind the Scenes of The Goldfinch, a Rare and Delicate Hollywood Specimen On a March day on New York city’s Upper East Side, producers huddle on the narrow first floor of an art gallery, studying their monitors and surrounded by pictures of flora and fauna. Eagles and herons adorn the walls, but the bird that serves as the focal point of this big production is much ...
14:17, 2019-08-22

A New Novel Sees Beyond the Abstraction of Today’s Refugee Stories After two summers volunteering in a refugee center in Athens as thousands of families flooded into Greece, Christy Lefteri found herself wondering what it means to see, and be seen. From the question sprang her second novel, which follows Nuri, a Syrian beekeeper, and his wife Afra, an artist blinde...
14:17, 2019-08-22

Why financial services companies need to invest in voice and chat (VB Live) Financial services companies are using conversational assistants to drive digital engagement, streamline customer communications, build revenue. and more. Read More...
14:51, 2019-08-22

GSK's long acting HIV injection gets boost from study GlaxoSmithKline's experimental HIV injection is as effective when given every other month as monthly, according to a study, a convenience that could help the British drugmaker in its battle against a rival drug from Gilead Sciences.GSK's two-drug injection was as effective as a monthly dose of the s...
15:17, 2019-08-22

Conservative radio host Joe Walsh considering 2020 run against Trump – live news ‘The only way you primary Donald Trump and beat him is to expose him for the con man he is,’ the one-term Illinois congressman saidSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.19pm BST Donald Trump’s desire to buy Greenland escalated into an international confrontation this week after he a...
15:51, 2019-08-22

'I was shocked': mother of boy whose scalp was coloured by school speaks out ‘It would not have happened to a white kid,’ Angela Washington said after staff used a marker pen on Juelz Trice’s banned haircutJuelz Trice came home from school earlier this year with permanent marker ink scribbled on his scalp, but it was not a prank played by one of his fellow seventh-graders. I...
15:51, 2019-08-22

A new survey shows what really interests 'pro-lifers': controlling women | Jill Filipovic According to their own survey responses, anti-abortion voters are hostile to gender equality in practically every aspectAccording to self-identified “pro-life” advocates, the fundamental divide between those who want to outlaw abortion and those who want to keep it legal comes down to one question: ...
15:51, 2019-08-22

| Trump slams Danish PM's 'nasty' rejection of Greenland deal Donald Trump has snapped back at the Danish prime minister's "nasty" dismissal of his attempts to purchase Greenland, heightening a row which has already prompted the US president to scrap a state visit....
15:51, 2019-08-22

What to expect at IFA 2019 There's just one big technology show before the end of the year, IFA, where we'll see the last goodies revealed before everyone goes into buying mode. As usual, a team of Engadget's finest will descend upon Berlin to uncover all of the best thing......
15:51, 2019-08-22

Google Photos' face-grouping feature comes to Europe Google Photos recently hit one billion users after being spun out from Google+ just four years ago. One reason the product grew so quickly is its frequent updates, adding features like video animation and a crop and adjust tool for photographing docu......
15:51, 2019-08-22

'Blair Witch' expertly remixes horror gaming's greatest hits Blair Witch is scary. That's not a revelation for most people, considering the pop culture status the movie achieved when it came out in 1999, ushering in an enduring age of found-footage horror films. But, that's not what we're talking about here....
15:51, 2019-08-22

'Blacksad' is a promising detective game based on a cult comic Blacksad is a long-running graphic novel series that covers some heavy topics through a noir detective window. Set in the 1950s, it follows hardboiled detective John Blacksad, with each book focusing on a new case. It's one of my favorite series, but......
15:51, 2019-08-22

Microsoft tests more control for apps that restart with Windows 10 As much as PCs have changed in recent years, at least one thing has stayed the same: at some point, you'll need to restart your computer. With that in mind, the first of next year's two big Windows 10 updates could offer a subtle but helpful tweak to......
15:51, 2019-08-22

Tesla delays price hike for self-driving upgrade You'll still have at least a few more weeks to order a Tesla with the Full Self-Driving upgrade before the price hike kicks in. Elon Musk said Tesla had "postponed" the $1,000 increase until cars received version 10 software with "smart summon" (aka......
15:51, 2019-08-22

Amazon Rainforest Fires May Be Record Setting in Number This Year: NASA Amazon rainforest fires are filling the Brazilian sky with smoke, and NASA says the number of fires in the region this year may have set a new record....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Spotify Extends Its Premium Free Trial to 3 Months Globally Spotify is extending its trial period from one month to three months for new Premium subscribers worldwide, it announced Thursday, matching its biggest competitor Apple Music....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Mediaset files complaint against Vivendi with Italy watchdog Mediaset has filed a complaint with Italy's market watchdog, accusing shareholder Vivendi of leaking information with a view to scuppering its corporate restructuring plans, the Italian broadcaster said on Thursday....
16:17, 2019-08-22

South Korea's top court to rule on Samsung heir's bribery case on August 29 South Korea's Supreme Court is to rule next Thursday on whether to uphold a reduced sentence given to Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee or ask an appeals court to revisit a case that was part of a graft scandal that brought down the president in 2017....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Ryanair says no flight disruption so far from UK pilot strike All Ryanair flights to and from British and Irish airports have departed without disruption so far on Thursday, the airline said, adding it also expected no impact for the rest of the day from a strike by some of its pilots based in Britain....
16:17, 2019-08-22

South Africa bans deliberate display of apartheid-era flag after court rules it amounts to hate speech South Africa’s Equality Court severely restricted the display of the country’s old apartheid-era flag after ruling Wednesday that it constitutes hate speech and racial discrimination....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Justice: 64% of federal arrests are noncitizens, with a 200% increase Federal arrests of noncitizens have jumped over 200% in the last 20 years and now account for 64% of those arrested, according to the Justice Department....
16:51, 2019-08-22

Open-source spyware bypasses Google Play defenses — twice Google Play Store continues to attract sketchy Android apps despite its best efforts to screen incoming apps for malware. In a new report published by security firm ESET, researchers have discovered the first known instance of an open-source spyware bypassing the internet giant’s app store vetting p...
17:17, 2019-08-22

Of the NFL’s ‘next Sean McVay’ coaching hires, which will find early success? Packers’ Matt LaFleur has inherited a playoff-ready roster, while fellow offensive coaches like the Bengals’ Zac Taylor and the Cardinals’ Kliff Kingsbury face longer odds....
17:17, 2019-08-22

As students head back to school, streaming services offer discounts to keep them entertained Streaming services from Apple, Amazon, Hulu, Spotify, SiriusXM and others have discounts for students, handy as they head back to school.       ...
17:17, 2019-08-22

Captain facing jail time for saving migrants calls Paris bravery medal hypocritical, refuses award Pia Klemp was awarded one of France's highest honors, the Grand Vermeil Medal, for her continued rescue efforts of migrants and asylum seekers.        ...
17:51, 2019-08-22

11 tons of trash were taken off Mount Everest. Now, officials are banning single-use plastics Mount Everest has become littered with trash and bodies in recent years as more adventurers try their luck on scaling the natural wonder.        ...
17:51, 2019-08-22

A Film Career Built on Videotape (Sex and Lies, Too) On the 30th anniversary of “Sex, Lies and Videotape,” a look back at Steven Soderbergh’s first feature and how it changed the independent film landscape....
17:51, 2019-08-22

|TougheconomyputachillonMrPriceretailsales A tough economic climate put pressure on even discount retailer Mr Price's fashion sales, as customer spending remained constrained, the company said in a trading statement for the first four months of its financial year....
18:17, 2019-08-22

|SAmustbraceformorehikesintaxes,electricitytariffs-economist The challenge posed by heavily indebted Eskom means that SA taxpayers must brace for higher taxes and further electricity price hikes, says Absa's Group chief economist....
18:17, 2019-08-22

Apple: Our Precious Credit Card Must Be Handled Like a Delicate Flower From Heaven This week, the Apple Card became available to the masses, but early adopters who choose to also obtain the physical card in addition to an iPhone-based one may want to store their delicate sliver of titanium in a vacuum-sealed glass box. Read more......
18:17, 2019-08-22

NRA head Wayne LaPierre made $1.4 million in 2017. Here's what we know, and don't know, about the finances of America's most public gun rights advocate, who can reportedly change Trump's mind on gun policy with a single phone call. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Wayne LaPierre is the CEO and executive vice president of the National Rifle Association (NRA), an American gun rights advocacy group. While LaPierre's exact net worth is unknown, one estimate has put it at $10 million. He was paid more than $1.4 million in total compensation...
18:17, 2019-08-22

I'm A Short Person Looking For A Small Crossover That Doesn't Suck! What Car Should I Buy? Mary’s old Honda Accord was just stolen. Now she’s looking for a small crossover, but can’t find one that fits her well—or that doesn’t suck. She is on the shorter side and wants the higher ride height and all-wheel drive, but doesn’t want something too big or too loud. What car should she buy?...
18:51, 2019-08-22

Retrophin scraps nervous system disorder study, shares dive Retrophin Inc said on Thursday it was discontinuing the late-stage study for its rare neurological disorder treatment after it failed to improve patients' ability to conduct daily activities such as eating and walking, sending shares down 30%....
18:51, 2019-08-22

New species of stegosaur is oldest ever found The 186 million year old stegosaur, named Adratiklit boulahfa, discovered in the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco, is the first thyreophoran dinosaur found in North Africa....
19:17, 2019-08-22

Pair Your Favourite Comfort Food With This Super Healthy Three-Pepper Dip   While there is no dearth of dip recipes out there on the internet these days, we've got you a healthy and tasty dip recipe that is an interesting combo of three kinds of bell peppers - yellow, red and......
19:17, 2019-08-22

Study: Climate change could pose danger for Muslim pilgrimage For the world’s estimated 1.8 billion Muslims — roughly one-quarter of the world population — making a pilgrimage to Mecca is considered a religious duty that must be performed at least once in a lifetime, if health and finances permit. The ritual, known as the Hajj, includes about five days of acti...
19:17, 2019-08-22

Victims of 'La Bestia,' Mexico's notorious migrant train, learn to walk again Twelve hours after he scrambled atop a boxcar on a freight train that hurtled through Mexico towards the U.S. border, Roni Osorio could no longer fight sleep. The train lurched, and with nothing to grip onto, he rolled, fell, and was sucked under its churning wheels....
19:51, 2019-08-22

Argentina presidential front-runner Fernandez pledges 'no default' if elected Argentine presidential candidate Alberto Fernandez said on Thursday there was "no possibility" the country would default on its debt if he were elected in October, but that the government would have to negotiate new terms with creditors due to the weak economy....
19:51, 2019-08-22

In Japan's Bubble Era, Nissan Proved Economy Cars Don't Have To Suck Today, automakers reserve limited-production vehicles to high performance sports cars and supercars. But in the height of Japan’s Bubble Era, Nissan had a different, better idea. These are the Pike Cars. They’re cute, but there’s more to them than good looks....
20:17, 2019-08-22

Lauren Conrad Mourns Death of "Sweet" Dog Chloe Lauren Conrad is mourning the loss of her beloved dog, Chloe. The Hills alum took to Instagram on Thursday to share the heartbreaking news that her sweet pup has passed away. Many L.C.......
20:17, 2019-08-22

Erin Foster's Proposal Story Is the Ultimate PSA on Manicure Mishaps Simon Tikhman planned the perfect proposal for Erin Foster. However, he experienced a small mishap before getting down on one knee. The bride-to-be shared their engagement story via......
20:17, 2019-08-22

Superbad, The Ranch, The Politician and More Coming to Netflix in September 2019 September is always a great time to refresh--your Netflix picks, included. As youngsters go back to school, the streaming site is following tradition and dropping a new slate of shows......
20:17, 2019-08-22

John Hickenlooper running for US Senate Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper said Thursday that he will run for the U.S. Senate, becoming the immediate front-runner in a crowded Democratic field vying for the right to challenge Republican incumbent Cory Gardner. (Aug. 22)        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

White House wants to end child detention limits The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention, a move that will almost certainly lead to a new court battle over immigration. (Aug. 21)        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

Trump: Danish leader's words nasty, inappropriate President Donald Trump said Wednesday he has canceled his trip to Denmark after a "nasty" and "inappropriate" comment by Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, who earlier called Trump's idea to buy Greenland "absurd." (Aug. 21)        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

AP Top Stories 21 A Here's the latest for Wednesday, August 21st: Trump insists US has strong gun background checks; Australian court upholds convictions against Cardinal Pell; Facebook launches new privacy tool; San Francisco airport bans sale of some plastic bottles.        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

AP Top Stories August 21 P Here are the top stories for Wed., August 21st: Trump takes swipe at Danish prime minister; Trump moves to forgive student debt of disabled vets; DHS announces plans to end limits on child detention; Czechs protest, remember 1969 Soviet invasion.        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

Here’s The Witcher 3 running in handheld mode on Switch The Witcher 3 on Switch (Switcher) is starting to look like one of the system's most impressive ports ever. It even runs well in handheld mode.Read More...
20:51, 2019-08-22

How Amazon is fighting back against workers' increasing efforts to unionize Momentum to organize has picked up at Amazon, but unionizing efforts haven't come far. Amazon increased the minimum wage to $15 an hour and is fending off unions with tweets, training videos and new hires....
20:51, 2019-08-22

Jay Inslee Helped Make Climate Change a Top Campaign Issue. He Says That’s Not Enough During his six-month campaign for president, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee made climate change a focus of the Democratic presidential primary, forcing it onto the debate stage and pushing other candidates to match his ambitious plans. But Inslee believes that is not enough. Candidates may be talking ab...
20:51, 2019-08-22

Former Danish Prime Minister Responds to Trump’s Attacks on Defense Spending (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — A former Danish prime minister on Thursday lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump for his tweet about military spending, saying defense willingness is not just about the amount of money spent. Lars Loekke Rasmussen’s comment is the latest in an escalating spat ...
21:17, 2019-08-22

New Zealand House Speaker Feeds Lawmaker’s Baby During Parliament Debate One of New Zealand’s top lawmakers is getting international acclaim after he was filmed cradling a fellow lawmaker’s new baby during a debate in Parliament. Trevor Mallard, the speaker of New Zealand’s House of Representatives, smiled as he held the baby and fed him with a bottle w...
21:17, 2019-08-22

Banana surprise: $1 million in cocaine found in grocery store fruit (KING) Cocaine valued at more than $1 million has been found inside shipments of bananas at three Safeway grocery stores in western Washington state. The King County Sheriff’s Office recovered 22 kilos, nearly 50 pounds, of cocaine at a Safeway in Woodinville. The drugs were valued at roughly ...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Airman fatally shot trying to enter Phoenix apartment ID’d PHOENIX (AP) — Luke Air Force Base officials say an airman fatally shot while attempting to enter a Phoenix apartment was a 21-year-old service member from Florida. Luke officials said Thursday that the man killed Sunday was Senior Airman Cody J. Fryhover, whose hometown was Leesburg, Florida, and w...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Epstein may have gamed the system from beyond the grave FILE – This March 28, 2017, file photo, provided by the New York State Sex Offender Registry shows Jeffrey Epstein. Epstein has died by suicide while awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges, says person briefed on the matter, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019. (New York State Sex Offender Registry via...
21:51, 2019-08-22

From checkpoint to counterpoint: on tour with the Palestine Youth Orchestra Most international musicians would baulk at the notion of a two-day journey to final rehearsals past military checkpoints on alert for weapons smugglers - but for 19-year-old viola player Ibrahim......
21:51, 2019-08-22

Foul Ball Immediately Becomes Child's Most Prized Possession Yes, yes, we’ve all seen various versions of a video showing a baseball fan grabbing a foul ball in a way that is funny or charming. But have you ever seen a young baseball fan get his hands on a foul ball and respond like he just gained possession of the One Ring?...
21:51, 2019-08-22

It Is Hazardous To Be A Bears Kicker Under Matt Nagy If you want the simplest, hardest piece of news from Kalyn Kahler’s fantastic writeup for Sports Illustrated of the Chicago Bears’ offseason kicking saga, it’s that the decision to cut Cody Parkey was made immediately upon the second doink. If you want the most important and still-relevant piece of ...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Missy Elliott announces last-minute release for her first album since 2005 The rapper has revealed on social media that ‘a collection of new songs’ known as Iconography will be unveiled at midnightMissy Elliott has announced a surprise release of her first album since 2005.The rapper revealed on her social media accounts that Iconography will be unveiled at midnight and ha...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Stumbling Global Economies Fan Recession Fears Economic activity was mixed in several major economies in August, according to a set of surveys, findings that will do little to ease concerns that a long global expansion could be coming to an end....
22:17, 2019-08-22

Dick's Sporting Goods Posts Higher Same-Store Sales for First Time in Two Years Shares of Dick’s Sporting Goods climbed after the retailer reported its first positive quarterly same-store sales in about two years and increased its fiscal-year outlook....
22:17, 2019-08-22

5 Shocking Revelations From the Night Kanye West Interrupted Taylor Swift's VMAs Win It's a moment in MTV Video Music Awards history that pop culture fans will never forget. Moments after Taylor Swift took to the stage to accept the Best Female Video award, Kanye West......
22:17, 2019-08-22

How Bugatti built the Centodieci hypercar in six months During Monterey Car Week there's no shortage of nostalgia. Both the Pebble Beach and Quail gatherings are magnets for almost any vintage car you can imagine. So it made sense for Bugatti to unveil its new Centodieci hypercar, a nod to the iconic EB11......
22:17, 2019-08-22

Chevy's 2020 Bolt EV will pack a longer 259-mile range Chevy hasn't tweaked the Bolt EV much since its introduction, but an impending refresh could be welcome by giving drivers what they often crave: more range. The EPA has rated the 2020 Bolt EV as delivering 259 miles of range, up substantially from t......
22:17, 2019-08-22

Brazil carrier TIM to invest $154 mln over the next 3 years -filing Brazilian wireless carrier TIM Participações SA said on Thursday it has signed an agreement with local telecoms regulator, Anatel, in which it committed to invest 627 million reais ($154.3 million) over the next three years in its services and infrastructure....
22:17, 2019-08-22

RPT-Stanley Black & Decker buys stake in Argentine startup IguanaFix U.S. toolmaker Stanley Black & Decker Inc has acquired a stake in IguanaFix, an Argentine online company that connects homeowners with service providers, the companies told Reuters....
22:17, 2019-08-22

Chair umpire Carlos Ramos will not work US Open matches that have Serena or Venus Williams Carlos Ramos will not serve as chair umpire for any Serena Williams or Venus Williams matches at the 2019 US Open, a United States Tennis Association spokesman told CNN on Wednesday....
22:51, 2019-08-22

How to create a MySQL relational database in AWS With the benefit of cloud AWS computing services, businesses of all sizes can implement sophisticated relational database solutions quickly and efficiently....
22:51, 2019-08-22

To Gain Leverage in China Trade Talks, Trump Shows Solidarity With Hong Kong In recent days, American officials have warned Beijing that a peaceful resolution of the pro-democracy protests may be necessary to allow negotiations to continue....
23:17, 2019-08-22

Military Lawyer Denied Promotion While Defending Qaeda Suspect Allies of a former Navy SEAL say the decision to pass him over smacks of retribution over his willingness to stand up to the military tribunal system....
23:17, 2019-08-22

Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 Coupe tests ahead of 2020 launch New-generation Porsche Cayenne Coupé rival is set to take power from the E63’s twin-turbocharged 4.0-litre V8 The new Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 and GLE 63 Coupé, due to be revealed later this year, will use the same twin-turbocharged 4.0-litre petrol V8 as the current E63 performance saloon, pumping out ...
23:17, 2019-08-22