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'This tape rewrites everything we knew about the Beatles'

Mark Lewisohn knows the Fab Four better than they knew themselves. The expert’s tapes of their tense final meetings shed new light on Abbey Road – and inspired a new stage showThe Beatles weren’t a group much given to squabbling, ...

'This tape rewrites everything we knew about the Beatles'

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Kazakhstan rewrites its alphabet to shed its Soviet past Kazakhstan has given itself seven years to transition from the Cyrillic to the Latin alphabet, in a push to modernize the Central Asian country. But at a village school, not everyone is so sure about the mammoth change....
10:51, 2019-07-02

Business Roundtable rewrites role of CEOs but offers few prescriptions The statement , which comes amid rising income inequality, shifting expectations from the public regarding corporate behavior and a political climate that is increasingly hostile to big business, sparked questions over where it left shareholders....
07:51, 2019-08-22

12 Minutes: time loop thriller rewrites the rules of adventure games The rules of one of E3’s surprise standouts this year are recognisable – fail to solve the mystery, the loop restarts – but the knowledge you accumulate is keyOne of the surprise standouts at E3 this year was the indie time-looping point-and-click adventure 12 Minutes. In this stylish thriller, play...
15:51, 2019-06-14

UA’s Smith Rewrites Record Books & 8 Cats perform at NCAA Track & Field Championships AUSTIN, Texas – The NCAA Championships opened competition on Wednesday, June 5 in Austin, Texas. Highlighting the opening day of the competition was James Smith, who set an Arizona School Record, and Jordan Geist who was tabbed as a First-Team All-American. Here’s more from WednesdayR...
09:17, 2019-06-06

Trump Immigration Head Rewrites Iconic Statue of Liberty Poem to Justify New Immigration Restrictions A top Trump immigration official offered an edit to the iconic poem engraved on the Statue of Liberty in the wake of the Administration’s newly announced plan making it tougher for some immigrants to obtain green cards. Schoolchildren nationwide are often taught Emma Lazarus’s sonnet ...
01:17, 2019-08-14

One of the ISIS 'Beatles' says he's sorry Two members of the British ISIS cell known as "the Beatles" have confessed their part in ransoming Western hostages in an interview that showed them broken and pleading for news of their fate. One also offered an unprecedented apology....
12:51, 2019-06-10

What would the world have been like without the Beatles? Danny Boyle and Richard Curtis’s film, Yesterday, imagines what might have happened if the Fab Four had never existed. Guardian writers and Beatles experts offer their own alternative historiesTowards the end of Jon Savage’s masterful book 1966: The Year the Decade Exploded, there’s a telling line f...
17:34, 2019-06-19

Drake mocked over ‘tacky’ new Beatles tattoo Drake won’t let it be. On the heels of beating the Beatles’ record for number of charted songs on the Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 — hitting 35 to the Fab Four’s 34 — Drake is rubbing it in with a new tattoo depicting himself as the fifth Beatle. The forearm ink depicts the BeatlesR...
13:51, 2019-08-13

‘Yesterday’ proves The Beatles’ music is as timeless as ever Paul is dead! In director Danny Boyle’s clever new comedy, “Yesterday,” that famous hoax is actually sorta true. A man wakes up after a bike accident during a blackout to discover a world where all submarines are gray, blackbirds sing in the afternoon and all you need is cash — The Beatles never hap...
02:34, 2019-06-28

Yesterday’s Beatles Covers Don’t Come Together. Here’s How the Movie Could Have Done Them Justice Yesterday is driven by an extremely lukewarm take: the Beatles are really good. The new rom-com, directed by Danny Boyle and written by Richard Curtis, uses a thin sci-fi premise—that the entire world, except for one singer-songwriter, forgets that the Beatles ever existed—as an excuse f...
18:51, 2019-06-28

‘Mentrification’: how men appropriated computers, beer and the Beatles Throughout history, women have been written out of cultural moments they helped shape. And now we have a new word for itStar Trek fandom has already made legendary contributions to popular culture, but its latest sweet encapsulation deserves special recording: in the dictionary.Earlier this month, a...
20:51, 2019-05-28

Ray Dalio's Beatles-inspired routine for success Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio is widely considered a rock star of the investing world. But the source of his success has a lot to do with superstars of another sort: The Beatles....
06:17, 2019-08-24

Why is it called a ‘ticker-tape parade’? As the Women’s World Cup champions bask in the glory — and mess — of a ticker-tape parade Wednesday, many people not born in the Eisenhower administration are scratching their heads and wondering: What the hell is a ticker tape? Ticker tape, invented in 1867, was a 1-inch-wide ribbon of paper on whi...
18:34, 2019-07-10

Track Your Kid's Milestones on a Tape Measure Oh, the childhood ritual of doorway height recording. You’d stand as straight as humanly possible as Mom or Dad would draw a line at the top of your head and write the day’s date. Then you’d step back and view the results. Hey, look! You grew three-quarters of an inch! Your parents would smile and g...
01:17, 2019-06-20

Scientists Are Stuck on the Mystery of Tape There’s a certain patience required for studying sticky tape. Sure, sometimes experiments require peeling, but other times, researchers must simply sit around and wait for the adhesive to fail. These experiments are bringing scientists closer to something that doesn’t yet exist: a unified theory of ...
03:01, 2019-05-30

What to know about duct tape wart removal Warts are not usually harmful, but some people consider them unsightly and wish to remove them. One technique that people can try at home is duct tape wart removal. Learn more about this method of wart removal, as well as some other treatment options, here....
22:00, 2019-07-12

Lost Beatles footage to be shown for first time in more than 50 years Clip features Fab Four performing Paperback Writer on Top of the Pops in 1966Long-lost footage of a Beatles performance is to be shown for the first time in more than 50 years.The Fab Four’s appearance on Top of the Pops in the summer of 1966 was thought to have been lost to history before the colle...
15:51, 2019-05-29

Long-lost Beatles footage to be revealed after 50 years Long-lost footage of a legendary performance by The Beatles is to be shown for the first time in more than 50 years after it was recently unearthed and restored....
13:34, 2019-05-30

Danny Boyle's 'Yesterday' brings Beatles songs to the cinema Imagine a world where no one knows the Beatles' music — except for a street musician. That notion inspired director Danny Boyle to create a movie featuring both a newcomer and a British superstar....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Come together: fans recreate Beatles' Abbey Road photo 50 years on Fab Four devotees make pilgrimage to St John’s Wood to reenact 1969 album coverIn 1969, when Iain MacMillan climbed a ladder on the corner of Abbey Road and Grove End Road and took a picture of the Beatles, he probably wouldn’t have predicted that exactly half a century later hundreds of the band’s ...
21:17, 2019-08-08

From the Beatles to Brexit: Exhibition explores German perspectives on the Brits While many are focused on the UK's exit from the EU, a new exhibition titled "Very British" looks at the way sport, pop culture, the Cold War and the Queen bring Germany and Britain together....
07:00, 2019-07-11

Beatles fans celebrate 50 years of Abbey Road photo Fans of the Beatles gather to cross the famous Abbey Road zebra crossing and sing Beatles songs, on the 50th anniversary of the the iconic photo of the English band. Video provided by AFP - English        ...
03:51, 2019-08-09

Drake's new Beatles tattoo stirs backlash from Fab Four fans Beatles fans are not loving Drake's tattoo featuring the rapper as the fifth member of the British band on Abbey Road.        ...
03:17, 2019-08-14

Peter Fonda partied with Beatles, inspired a line in 'She Said She Said': report Peter Fonda, who died Friday at 79, was not only part of the fabric of 1960s Hollywood with movies like “Easy Rider,” he also apparently helped inspire a line from the 1966 song "SheSaid She Said" while tripping on acid with the Beatles one night....
08:17, 2019-08-18

Beatles fans can finally enter Strawberry Fields for the first time Since The Beatles wrote "Strawberry Fields Forever" in 1967, fans have peered through red metal gates at the former Salvation Army children's home in Liverpool that inspired the song....
14:51, 2019-09-13

NYC will host ticker-tape parade for US World Cup champs Break out the ticker tape! The city will fete the US Women’s World Cup soccer team with a ticker-tape parade down the Canyon of Heroes, Mayor de Blasio announced Sunday, after the cleat queens’ 2-0 victory over the Netherlands in the finals. “YES YES YES YES! To our 2019 World Cup Champion @US...
23:01, 2019-07-07

Hong Kong leader says she'd quit if she could, according to leaked tape Hong Kong's beleaguered leader Carrie Lam has said she would quit if she had a choice and blamed herself for causing "unforgivable havoc" that has led to months of anti-government protests in the city, according to a leaked audio recording obtained by Reuters....
04:00, 2019-09-03

Consumers must deal with more red tape to get cash from Equifax settlement If you were among the first to file a claim for the Equifax data breach settlement and were hoping for cash, new steps have been added to the process.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-11

Brazil, Already Held Together With Scotch Tape, Will Now Be Without Marta For At Least A Game If the Brazilians are going to start off their World Cup on the right foot, they’re going to do it without the six-time player of the year. Brazil manager Vadao has announced that Marta will miss Sunday’s tie with Jamaica as she recovers from a left thigh injury....
19:51, 2019-06-08

NYC hospitals, shelters struggling thanks to city’s extensive red tape As of the end of May, 480 properties owned by non-profits across the five boroughs — including shelters and hospitals — owed the city a total of $54.15 million and were on a lien list....
06:00, 2019-07-03

U.S. wants military cooperation pact with Sri Lanka to tackle red tape: TV The United States wants a special forces cooperation agreement with Sri Lanka to sidestep bureaucracy and has no intention of setting up a military base in the country, the American ambassador to the island nation said in a television interview....
12:51, 2019-07-21

IBM’s quantum-resistant magnetic tape storage is not actually snake oil Usually when someone in tech says the word “quantum,” I put my hands on my ears and sing until they go away. But while IBM’s “quantum computing safe tape drive” nearly drove me to song, when I thought about it, it actually made a lot of sense. First of all, it’s ...
02:51, 2019-08-27

Turns out Abbey Road and Let It Be weren't meant to be the last albums the Beatles recorded Anyone who’s watched Let It Be, the documentary made from video of the Beatles recording (and arguing about) their final songs together as a four-person group, would assume there was never any way John, Paul, Ringo, and George would be willing—or able—to release another album together. Fans of the b...
22:17, 2019-09-12

Danny Boyle's Yesterday Is a Fascinating, Complex Fantasy Set to the Music of the Beatles Danny Boyle’s latest film, Yesterday, makes pleasure feel guilty, but it’s not a guilty pleasure. Instead, it’s an expertly crafted film telling the surprisingly complex emotional story of one man’s impossible dilemma involving some of the greatest art ever made—and it makes us question our own pers...
08:17, 2019-06-13

Inside Hemen & Co: the tiny Kolkata sitar shop that supplied the Beatles George Harrison and Ravi Shankar were loyal customers. More than 70 years since it opened, this family business is still crafting instruments that last a lifetimeIn a dusty, crowded corner of south Kolkata, India, is a quaint 73-year-old musical instrument shop that easily goes unnoticed. Nobody cha...
18:00, 2019-09-10

50 Years Later, Beatles Fans Recreate Abbey Road Cover Shot (LONDON) — It was 50 years ago today, that The Beatles caused a traffic delay. And hundreds of fans of the Fab Four gathered Thursday at a crosswalk in London’s St. John’s Wood neighborhood immortalized on the “Abbey Road” album to recreate the cover photo half a centur...
17:17, 2019-08-08

Beatles movie ‘Yesterday’ spotlights the band’s haunts and tributes in Liverpool Imagine there’s no Beatles. I wonder if you can… You’ll have to suspend disbelief in the new movie “Yesterday” (out June 28), in which a worldwide blackout and momentary glitch in the universe erases The Beatles from the world and the memory of everyone on the planet. Everyone except one person, tha...
05:34, 2019-06-29

‘Yesterday’ star Himesh Patel still has a Beatles song stuck in his head Like many millennials, Himesh Patel wasn’t particularly well-versed in The Beatles as a kid. “They weren’t a huge part of my life, like they are now,” says the 28-year-old British star of the new musical comedy “Yesterday,” about a world in which The Beatles suddenly don’t exist. “At school, we did ...
02:34, 2019-06-28

Fans recreate Beatles’ Abbey Road cover shot 50 years on Hundreds of Beatles fans have gathered at a crosswalk in London’s St. John’s Wood neighborhood to recreate the “Abbey Road” cover shot, half a century after it was created...
14:17, 2019-08-08

Florida man posted sex tape of ex-girlfriend on Snapchat ‘out of spite’: police A Florida man was busted this week for posting a sex tape of his ex-girlfriend on Snapchat — because he believed the woman hadn’t been caring for his dogs while he was out of town, according to a new report....
11:17, 2019-07-11

Gary Sanchez racks up another tape-measure blast for Yankees ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Gary Sanchez’s 10th-inning, three-run blast in the Yankees’ 8-4 win over the Rays on Thursday night was measured at 461 feet. That is the fourth-longest homer by a Yankee this season and Sanchez has three of them. His homer on June 21 against Houston was measured at 481 ...
11:51, 2019-07-05

The Cubs' Bullpen Is Currently Held Together With Scotch Tape And Sticky Tack The Cubs escaped what could have been a crushing loss by just a few feet on Monday night, leaving Wrigley with a 6-5 win over the A’s after leading 6-2 heading into the eighth inning. The final out in the top of the ninth came stressfully, as with two runners on and the A’s down by just one, Marcus...
02:34, 2019-08-07

Waffle House chair, ex-housekeeper settle sex tape lawsuit MARIETTA, Ga. — A settlement has been reached in a seven-year long dispute between Waffle House Chairman Joseph Rogers Jr. and his former housekeeper who secretly recorded them having sex. Moments after Rogers’ attorney gave his opening statement Tuesday in a Georgia courtroom, news outlets re...
13:51, 2019-08-07

Trump's healthcare executive order will only mean more red tape, not cheaper care President Trump has been the champion of reducing red tape. That’s why it’s confusing that he plans to issue an executive order requiring healthcare insurers and providers to reveal the details of their pricing contracts....
07:51, 2019-06-24

Soccer star Clinton N’Jie: I posted my sex tape online because I was drunk The rules of social media don’t tend to include: Keep videos of yourself having sex off Snapchat, because, well, it’s implied. Maybe that should change. Dynamo Moscow striker Clinton N’Jie apparently needed to hear it. N’Jie posted video of himself having sex on his Snapchat,...
18:00, 2019-08-01

The Morning After: Sony forgot to put a tape deck in its retro Walkman Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Old-school tech is everywhere this morning as we're looking at Nokia, a PS2, Sony's 40th-anniversary Walkman and the return of PowerTools for Windows. Also, Nintendo is preparing another fitness push, and there......
13:00, 2019-09-06

Kevin Hart Sued By Model for $60 Million Over 2017 Sex Tape A woman who appeared in a 2017 sex tape with Kevin Hart is suing the comedian and others for $60 million. According to a documents obtained by E! News, 28-year-old model Montia Sabagg......
13:17, 2019-09-17

Greek PM announces fast-track reforms and red tape cuts Kyriakos Mitsotakis uses speech at annual Thessaloniki trade fair to tout Greece’s economic recoveryGreece’s prime minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, has pledged that after almost a decade of being dependent on international rescue funds, his debt-stricken country will soon prove to be a “pleasant surpr...
00:00, 2019-09-09

Ben Carson takes aim at red tape blamed for soaring housing costs State and local governments are driving up the cost of housing through a web of regulations, private groups and federal officials say – a situation that’s prompted Housing Secretary Ben Carson to call for new incentives to eliminate the red tape....
15:51, 2019-06-10

Man played a secretly recorded sex tape on Facebook Live, charges say A man faces charges after authorities say he posted a sex video on Facebook Live without the consent of his former partner.        ...
04:00, 2019-06-07

End Of An Era: Red Lobster Has Declared Bankruptcy After Paying For A 6-Hour Seafood Commercial Set Entirely To Beatles Music It’s about to become much harder to get your crab and lobster fix, because one of the most popular seafood chains in America just officially went under: Red Lobster has filed for bankruptcy after blowing all of their capital on a six-hour commercial set entirely to Beatles music....
15:34, 2019-05-21

Beatles fans recreate ‘Abbey Road’ album cover on 50th anniversary It was Beatlemania all over again this morning on the streets of London. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ iconic “Abbey Road” album photo shoot, fans took turns walking in unison across the intersection where John, Paul, George and Ringo famously strutted. Many dre...
16:17, 2019-08-08

Stella McCartney’s Beatles-Inspired Collection Is “Emotional, Authentic & Politically Relevant” McCartney has channelled the trippy colours, comedy, lyrics and spirit of togetherness of The Beatles film “Yellow Submarine” into a capsule collection, aptly entitled “All Together Now”...
23:51, 2019-07-08

Beatles fans recreate famous Abbey Road cover photo, 50 years later Spectators snapped photos on cellphones as Beatles lookalikes crossed the street outside Abbey Road Studios in tribute to the original image.        ...
21:17, 2019-08-08

Robby Hayes Defends Lindsie Chrisley Over ''Heartbreaking'' Sex Tape Drama Robby Hayes is standing by Lindsie Chrisley in the face of ongoing familial strife. E! News chatted with The Bachelorette star during OK! Magazine's New York Fashion Week party......
03:00, 2019-09-12

German regulator backs push to cut red tape for wind power constructions Germany's energy regulator supports an overhaul of legal procedures and red tape by the economy ministry to reverse a sharp fall in wind turbine constructions that threatens to throw the country's energy transformation off course....
15:51, 2019-09-12

Teen faces child porn charges for sending pals her own sex tape A Maryland court will decide whether a teen girl can be prosecuted on child porn charges after she allegedly sent pals a video of herself performing oral sex, according to reports. The 16-year-old girl — identified in court papers only as S.K. — was charged with distributing child pornography, filmi...
22:51, 2019-05-31

The Handmaid’s Tale rewinds the tape, then hits record on a bewildering episode There are moments of ambiguity in “Unknown Caller,” another beautifully filmed, well-acted episode of The Handmaid’s Tale that falls apart like tissue paper in the rain the second you attempt to look beyond those things. Those moments are like signal flares. (Here! Here’s the show, over here!) Some ...
19:34, 2019-06-19

Reagan Called Africans ‘Monkeys’ in Call With Nixon, Tape Reveals Since the beginning, the American presidency has been stained by racial prejudice. A conversation between Ronald Reagan and Richard M. Nixon in 1971 is the latest example to be revealed....
20:00, 2019-07-31

Models flaunt curves in nothing but duct tape in sexy swimwear trend MIAMI Swim Week provided the opportunity for the Black Tape Project to debut its new designs. In a kinky catwalk show, models rocked the duct tape looks....
16:01, 2019-07-16

Robby Hayes Slams Reports He Made a Sex Tape With Lindsie Chrisley Robby Hayes is setting the record straight about his relationship with Lindsie Chrisley. Following Todd Chrisley's claim that his estranged daughter and Robby filmed their bedroom......
20:17, 2019-08-22

Women without passports: the artists tackling desert, rivers and red tape to get to Paris To exhibit their work in France, these women drove over stone country, deserts and 31 river crossings – and that was just to get passportsWhen Ingrid Johanson decided to help organise a trip to France for five Aboriginal artists to exhibit their textile work, she didn’t expect the process to take ye...
05:51, 2019-07-02

Giancarlo Stanton makes return case with tape-measure homer CHICAGO — Barring another setback, the Yankees are looking at Tuesday as the day Giancarlo Stanton jumps off the injured list and back into their lineup. That is the second game of a three-game home series against the AL East rival Rays. That series kicks off a 10-game homestand that continues with ...
06:17, 2019-06-15

Beatles fans mark 50th anniversary of iconic Abbey Road album cover Beatlemania has returned to Abbey Road, 50 years on from the camera clicking on the image that would go on to become one of the most famous album covers ever created....
18:17, 2019-08-08

Crowds gather to mark 50th anniversary of the Beatles' Abbey Road album photo Hundreds of people gathered at the world's most famous zebra crossing on Thursday to mark the 50th anniversary of the day the Beatles created one of the best-known album covers in music history and an image imitated by countless fans ever since....
01:17, 2019-08-09

Sheriff indicted for plotting to kill deputy who had tape of his 'racially offensive' remarks A North Carolina sheriff was indicted for obstruction of justice for allegedly plotting to kill one of his deputies.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-18

10 Years Later, Eric Dane Defends His Infamous Nude Tape With Rebecca Gayheart Regrets, Eric Dane has had very few. The actor says so in a new interview with Glamour, which delves into his controversial role on HBO's Euphoria and how it compares to the real......
04:34, 2019-08-02

Billy Bush Lands New Gig 3 Years After Infamous ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape With Trump (NEW YORK) — Three years after being fired by NBC due to the infamous “Access Hollywood” tape, Billy Bush is hoping to use his experience in television’s wilderness to his advantage in his new job. Bush begins Monday as host of the revamped pop culture news show, “Extra...
01:00, 2019-09-06

Catfish Fetishists, Secondhand Vape, and the Mystery of Tape: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week Welcome! Welcome to June, which is not technically summer yet so far, but good enough to do the job so long as everyone knows what’s good for ‘em and looks the other way.Read more......
12:00, 2019-06-03

Crowds gather to mark 50th anniversary of the Beatles' Abbey Road album cover photo Hundreds of people gathered at the world's most famous zebra crossing on Thursday to mark the 50th anniversary of the day the Beatles were photographed on it, creating one of the best-known album covers in music history and an image imitated by countless fans ever since....
13:51, 2019-08-08

Drake's controversial Beatles tattoo puts the rapper on Abbey Road, irking Fab Four fans Beatles fans are not loving Drake's tattoo featuring the rapper as the fifth member of the British band on Abbey Road.        ...
14:51, 2019-08-13

Kevin Hart facing $60 million lawsuit over 2017 Las Vegas hotel room sex tape Kevin Hart is facing a $60 million lawsuit stemming from a 2017 Las Vegas hotel room sex tape with model and actress Montia Sabbag.        ...
21:17, 2019-09-17

Look: British police stop 'unusual vehicle' with balsa wood and duct tape body Police in Britain shared photos of an "unusual vehicle" stopped on the highway -- a homemade electric scooter with a shell made from balsa wood and duct tape....
15:51, 2019-08-21

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

Here's What People Wish They Knew at Your Age “You don’t have to be so angry,” I wish I could tell myself at 16. “Get a real job and stick with it,” I wish I could tell myself at 23. You can’t tell your younger self what you know now. But you can give advice to everyone of the same age. And you can read what other people wish they’d known at yo...
04:51, 2019-08-07

I Never Knew An Op-Ed Could Be So Stupid There’s nothing quite like a good fearmongering op-ed to get the blood boiling. Unfortunately for everyone, the Wall Street Journal published a whopper yesterday about transportation, homelessness, and urban policy that got my blood circulating faster than normal. Not because I am terrified of the ...
00:51, 2019-08-24

Alleged Sex Tape Involving R. Kelly Turned Over to Defense, Judge Expects 1 of 4 Cases to Begin in Early 2020 It looks like one of Robert “R.” Kelly’s ongoing cases could have a trial start date as early as next year. The R&B singer appeared for an arraignment on June 26, 2019, at Leighton Criminal Court in Chicago, regarding sex-related felony charges involving four women. Three of those women were min...
18:34, 2019-06-27

Stephanie Pratt Reignites Heidi Montag and Lauren Conrad's False Sex Tape Feud: ''You Awful Human Being'' Cue the "You Know What You Did" gifs. With MTV's The Hills: New Beginnings already in full-force, fans of the original reality TV series are feeling deeply nostalgic over the......
03:51, 2019-07-24

A North Carolina sheriff allegedly plotted the death of his own deputy because the officer had a tape of him making 'racially offensive' comments Granville County A North Carolina sheriff plotted to murder his own deputy in 2014 for threatening to publicly reveal a tape of the sheriff using "racially offensive language," prosecutors say. Granville County Sheriff Brindell Wilkins was charged by a grand jury with two counts of felony obstructi...
10:51, 2019-09-18

Abbey Road 50th anniversary: Hundreds gather to mark half a century since Beatles' iconic album cover shoot Thousands of Beatles fans have taken the lyrics to Why Don't We Do It In The Road literally as they descended on the iconic Abbey Road pedestrian crossing to mark 50 years since The Beatles created their famous album cover....
00:17, 2019-08-09

When the Knicks knew they were going to draft RJ Barrett General manager Scott Perry knew RJ Barrett eventually would be a Knick when he visited their Tarrytown campus June 10 and wowed them. “He came in and won our building over,’’ Perry said on a conference call Thursday night after Barrett officially became a Knick with the third pick in the NBA draft ...
12:00, 2019-06-21

6 Fashion Fixes You Never Knew You Needed We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
14:00, 2019-08-12

Who Knew Signs of the Apocalypse Would Be So Adorable? Imagine for a moment that you’re having a boring Tuesday evening at work watching the radar in Southern California for the National Weather Service. Read more......
11:17, 2019-06-07

7 digital privacy tricks you’ll wish you knew before now We surround ourselves with devices. Our cars respond to us. Our smart TVs listen to us. Every camera in every tablet and laptop is a potential spying device. Even when we're alone, miles from the nearest human, our phones are gateways to the universe, just waiting to share everything it knows....
12:17, 2019-07-14

Led by Donkeys show their faces at last: ‘No one knew it was us’ The four men behind the nationwide Brexit billboard phenomenon finally reveal their identities – in the pub where it all beganThe Birdcage pub in Stoke Newington, north London, seems an unlikely birthplace for a rebellion. On a midweek afternoon, the bar is almost empty. Spring sunshine streams thro...
20:17, 2019-05-25

They Knew Stephen Curry When. His N.B.A. Evolution Has Them Asking ‘How?’ Will Archambault and Max Paulhus Gosselin, two of Curry’s former teammates at Davidson, have called the N.B.A. finals from Montreal together for the last two years....
01:17, 2019-06-12

RIP Impeachment Inquiry, We Hardly Knew Thee There was a brief, shining moment amid the bedlam in Congress last night during which Rep. Al Green promised to file articles of impeachment against President Trump for being a big ol’ racist. This was the third time that Green has proposed resolutions forcing a vote on impeachment, but the first ti...
03:51, 2019-07-18

10 clever things you never knew your iPad could do iPads are everywhere now. Workers carry them around offices. Patrons order food on iPads in restaurants. Entire stores have traded their cash registers for iPads. The flagship Apple tablet isn’t just a novelty item for watching movies on the sofa; it has become a major workhorse, transforming our do...
18:00, 2019-09-08

5 Fashion Fixes You Never Knew You Needed We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
12:51, 2019-05-29

Review: Endearing, imperfect 'Yesterday' imagines a world without The Beatles Danny Boyle's romantic comedy "Yesterday" works as musical fantasy but doesn't do nearly enough with its exploration of a world without the Beatles.        ...
19:34, 2019-06-27

Exclusive: Himesh Patel sings The Beatles for 'Yesterday' British newcomer Himesh Patel had to sing Beatles songs live for the romantic comedy "Yesterday," which imagines a world without the Fab Four.        ...
19:34, 2019-06-27

Spoilers! All about that divisive, emotional Beatles surprise in 'Yesterday' If you saw “Yesterday,” there was one scene that likely took your breath away. Director Danny Boyle talks to USA TODAY about how he approached it.        ...
18:00, 2019-06-29

ISIS militant from cell dubbed 'The Beatles' apologizes for terror role Two notorious Islamic State militants imprisoned in Syria have admitted to roles in ransom negotiations for Western hostages but denied torturing or killing anyone.        ...
18:51, 2019-06-10

Wanda Sykes: If Only You Knew Her Stand-Up Work Better The comedian may be best known for “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “black-ish,” but it’s her specials that make her an elite performer. More people should watch....
17:51, 2019-05-22

Here's the Wet Hot American Midsommar mashup you knew was coming What do you get when you mix the obnoxious (in a good way) comedy of Wet Hot American Summer with the gory trauma of Ari Aster’s Midsommar? A shockingly great mashup, apparently. Of course, that’s not what you would think, but thanks to the superb, detailed editing of thatmattcaronguy, the mock trai...
03:00, 2019-07-13

The Loudest Voice Shows Us What We Already Knew. That’s Not Redundant—It’s Exactly What We Need Most people who watch Showtime’s new miniseries The Loudest Voice will go in knowing quite a bit about its protagonist. Though he started in daytime TV, Roger Ailes made his name as a ruthlessly effective media strategist for Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. In 1996, after a ...
01:17, 2019-06-28

Serena knew she had no chance at French: Mouratoglou Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou had written off her chances of winning this year's French Open even before she lost to fellow American Sofia Kenin in the third round on Saturday....
01:34, 2019-06-03

11-year-old who stopped intruder with machete says he knew he had to act Macaulay Culkin has nothing on this kid. A machete-wielding 11-year-old North Carolina boy who stopped a home invasion all by himself said he knew he had to take matters into his own hands when a suspect broke into his family’s home in Mebane on Friday. “My heart was beating, but I knew that I had.....
01:17, 2019-06-20

Lee Iacocca gave people what they wanted, whether they knew it or not Lee Iacocca, who died Tuesday, sold America on the Mustang, the minivan and Chrysler, turning the automaker around through genius salesmanship.       ...
14:51, 2019-07-03

Lindsay Lohan Just Broke Up With a Boyfriend Nobody Knew She Had Lindsay Lohan's relationship status is making news! For many pop culture fans, they assumed the singer and actress was totally single and ready to mingle. In fact, when E!......
20:00, 2019-09-20

7 digital privacy tricks you’ll wish you knew before now There are many other tricks for keeping our personal data away from snoops and hackers. Most of them have to do with changing your default settings.       ...
12:34, 2019-07-18

'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insightEarly in the planning of Woodstock, 50 years ago this year, co-founder Joel Rosenmann had a hunch that he and his team were on to what would soon become a cultu...
13:34, 2019-05-25

An ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape Of His Own: A Decade-Old Recording Just Leaked Of Bernie Sanders Telling Billy Bush That He Hates Sexual Intercourse Because There Are Too Many Odors The most shocking moment of the 2016 presidential election was the release of the infamous Access Hollywood tape in which Donald Trump openly bragged about sexually assaulting women, and now it looks as if one of the frontrunners of the 2020 race may be facing a similar moment of his own: A decade-o...
22:51, 2019-08-13

'I love you, man': Paul McCartney brings out Ringo Starr for a tour-closing Beatles reunion Reunion alert! Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr shared the stage at Dodger Stadium, where the former Beatles played "Sgt. Pepper" and "Helter Skelter."        ...
10:01, 2019-07-18

Yeti's new cooler is the lunch bag you never knew you needed — here's why it's worth $80 You might think that Yeti's new Daytrip cooler ($80) comes with a steep price tag for what is essentially a lunch bag, but there is something to be said for higher-priced items that last. I dragged, dropped, and tossed the Yeti Daytrip through mud, blood (of fish), beer, and more, and it's still shi...
01:51, 2019-07-24

Kompany reveals moment he knew City career was over "Vincent Kompany said he knew he \"was done\" at Manchester City as soon as he fired in the spectacular winner against Leicester City in their penultimate Premier League game of the season on May 6."...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Teens born to 9/11 widows won’t forget the dads they never knew Turning 18 is a milestone. You’re officially an adult, maybe leaving home for the first time, for college or work. You can finally vote, buy a lotto ticket and serve in the military. It’s a time of mixed emotions, made even more so if you’ve never really met the man who helped brin...
04:17, 2019-09-11

Novartis says it knew of Zolgensma data problems before U.S. approval Swiss Drugmaker Novartis AG on Wednesday said it knew about discrepancies in data it submitted to regulators as it sought approval of its more than $2 million gene therapy Zolgensma, but delayed notifying authorities until it completed an internal investigation....
16:17, 2019-08-08

4 secret Netflix hacks and 1 bonus tip you'll wish you knew sooner Netflix isn’t exactly new anymore. The company started with mail-order DVDs, you may recall, before it revolutionized streaming video. Netflix has a lot of competition these days, and its selection can feel a little piecemeal. So I wouldn't blame you for getting a bit bored with the platform – which...
20:17, 2019-08-03

Novartis says knew about Zolgensma data problems before U.S. approval Drugmaker Novartis on Wednesday acknowledged that there were discrepancies with data it had submitted to regulators for approval of its more than $2 million gene therapy Zolgensma, but delayed notifying authorities until it completed its internal investigation....
15:51, 2019-08-07

DNA tests reunites woman with the father and sister she never knew (WCSH) Nashville, Tennessee resident Mary Kay Michels was anxiously walking through Terminal A at Newark-Liberty International Airport Wednesday night. She kept her eyes peeled for a man in a wheelchair at Gate A24A, where a nonstop flight to Bangor would be taking off in an hour. “I’m n...
10:51, 2019-09-03

New iPhone 11 leak confirms what we already knew about the phone’s design We are just hours away from the official unveiling of the next iPhone, but until Apple takes the stage on Tuesday, the leaks will continue to spring, as they did once again last week. Prolific leaker Mr. White shared a photo on Twitter on Friday that appears to the front panel of one of the new iPho...
00:00, 2019-09-10

The 2018 Red Sox barely knew desperation. The 2019 team knows nothing but. Boston sits 9½ games behind the first-place Yankees and three games out of a wild card, and it has shown few signs of being capable of a sustained push....
04:17, 2019-07-19

Kim Darroch: urbane diplomat who knew how to throw a party Darroch’s Washington soirees were places to be seen – especially for members of Trump administrationSir Kim Darroch earned the post of UK ambassador to the US after serving as a close adviser to the governments of Tony Blair, Gordon Brown and David Cameron. Related: Kim Darroch quits as UK ambassado...
01:34, 2019-07-11

DJ LeMahieu’s former Rockies teammates knew he’d be a Yankees star CLEVELAND — With Denver’s clocks running two hours behind New York’s, the Colorado Rockies often watch Yankees games in action as they’re getting ready for their own first pitch. DJ LeMahieu, the Yankees’ usual leadoff hitter will come to bat, and the Rockies’ clubhouse will spike in volume. “We’ll ...
15:51, 2019-07-09

Pope Francis Denies He Knew of Abuse by McCarrick In an interview published by the Vatican’s news outlet, Francis directly denied any prior knowledge of sexual misconduct by the former archbishop of Washington, Theodore McCarrick....
02:34, 2019-05-29

Pope Denies He Knew of U.S. Cardinal's Sexual Misconduct Pope Francis responded for the first time to an accusation that has dogged his pontificate since last year, denying that he knew about former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s history of sexual misconduct before it was revealed by a church investigation....
06:51, 2019-05-29

'I was not involved': Trump says he knew nothing about USS John McCain order President Trump said he had no knowledge of the White House’s request to move the warship USS John S. McCain "out of sight" ahead of his recent visit to Japan....
16:17, 2019-05-30

Konta coach 'knew something would happen' with Briton's form "Jo Konta\u0027s coach Demitri Zavialoff \u0027knew something would happen\u0027 with the Briton\u0027s form ahead of her superb run in the French Open."...
21:51, 2019-06-03

That's Not Even Her Real Name: 70 Fascinating Facts About Meryl Streep You Probably Never Knew What do you get for the actress who's been given the most award nominations of anyone in her industry, living or dead? That's the question we all must ponder as we prepare to......
19:34, 2019-06-22

Justices: Proof needed that person knew he couldn’t have gun WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says prosecutors must prove that people charged with violating federal gun laws knew they were not allowed to have a weapon. The government says the decision could affect thousands of prosecutions of convicted criminals who are barred from having a gun. The court ...
19:34, 2019-06-21

What oil companies knew: the great climate cover-up - podcast Oil firms are said to have known for decades of the link between burning fossil fuels and climate breakdown. Author Bill McKibben describes how industry lobbying created a 30-year barrier to tackling the crisis. Plus: John Stewart on his campaign to stop the third runway at HeathrowBefore 1988, clim...
05:51, 2019-06-19

PG&E Knew for Years Its Lines Could Spark Wildfires, and Didn't Fix Them Documents obtained by The Wall Street Journal show that the utility has long been aware that parts of its 18,500-mile transmission system were dangerously outdated. That includes towers on the line that sparked last year’s deadly Camp Fire....
21:17, 2019-07-10

How my lost wedding rings led me to a sister I never knew existed When Brittany Oliver, then 29, looked down at her left hand on a beautiful day, she felt like she’d been punched in the stomach: Her diamond wedding rings were gone. Incredibly, she would get them back the next day — and that would lead her to a new discovery: a long-lost sister. It would take......
02:17, 2019-07-11

On Comedy: Wanda Sykes: If Only You Knew Her Stand-Up Work Better The comedian may be best known for “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “black-ish,” but it’s her specials that make her an elite performer. More people should watch....
17:34, 2019-05-21

The Latest: 2 school presidents knew of racist yearbook pic NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the results of an investigation into how a racist photo appeared on a yearbook page for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Two presidents of the medical school Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam attended were aware of the racist photo on his 1984 yea...
17:51, 2019-05-22

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

'Isis Beatles' apologise for role in holding Western hostages to ransom as they await fate in Syrian prison A suspected member of the Isis terrorism cell nicknamed The Beatles has apologised after admitting a role in holding Western hostages to ransom in Syria....
12:34, 2019-06-10

New York jewelry store heist suspects seen robbing store in surveillance tape released by cops New York City police released new footage Monday as they hunt a trio of men wanted for robbing a jewelry store in broad daylight – just steps away from some of the Big Apple’s most popular tourist attractions....
05:00, 2019-08-27

Judith Clark knew the Brink’s robbers were ready to kill Weather Underground terrorist Judith Clark was paroled despite admitting she knew her accomplices were ready to kill during a deadly Brink’s armored-car heist in 1981, The Post has learned. At an April 3 appearance before the state Parole Board, officials quizzed Clark about preparations for the $1....
04:51, 2019-07-01

The moment Mets knew Dominic Smith ‘turned a corner’ MINNEAPOLIS — When Dominic Smith met with members of the Mets front office who had arrived from the Red Sox last offseason, he was reminded of how highly that organization regarded him. As the 24-year-old outfielder/first baseman recalls, Mets director of player development Jared Banner was present ...
12:51, 2019-07-16

An Investigation Into Whether Bran Stark Knew His Game of Thrones Fate All Along Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. Depending on who you ask, the Game of Thrones series finale may or may not have left viewers with a number of unanswered questions. But one query that seems to be on many fans’ minds is whether or not Bran Stark, a.k.a. Bran th...
15:00, 2019-05-21

Ex-VW Chief Knew of Diesel Scheme Years Earlier Than He Admitted, S.E.C. Says The allegation, included in a lawsuit accusing the carmaker of defrauding investors, is likely to bolster claims by investors seeking billions of dollars in damages over an emissions-cheating scandal....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Huawei CEO says banks knew about the company's allegedly criminal activities In an interview with CNBC, Huawei's CEO said the banks at the center of the controversy surrounding his company's activities knew what was happening...
22:51, 2019-06-19

Mixing Shitty And Good Tires Is A Bad Idea Which We Knew But Sure Is Fun To Watch I suspect that most of you reading this are already aware, putting tires of dramatically differing qualities and grip on the same car is not a recipe for good handling. Just in case you’d like to see this demonstrated visually and dramatically, because why wouldn’t you, here’s a fun video that shows...
05:00, 2019-08-17

'I knew the children better than their parents': the nanny's story | Madeline Stevens The novelist recalls a job that combined powerful intimacy with jealous distance – and how its discontents fed her writingEvery morning at 7.30, I climbed the stairs at Manhattan’s 86th Street subway station with a horde of others. Pushing past us down into the subway were kids in private-school uni...
12:51, 2019-08-13

Colts knew LB Okereke faced sexual assault accusation Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard admitted Wednesday that he knew linebacker Bobby Okereke faced a sexual assault allegation in 2015 at Stanford when the team selected the linebacker in the third round of April's draft....
01:17, 2019-06-06

4 Secret Netflix hacks and 1 bonus tip you’ll wish you knew sooner There are ways to liven up your Netflix experience. Kim Komando offers tips to search, view, and organize Netflix offerings.       ...
14:51, 2019-08-08

Baby Jane Dexter, Singer Who Knew Heartbreak, Dies at 72 A fixture of the New York cabaret scene, she took a long hiatus in the 1980s to deal with depression but, she said, “was able to take my life back through music.”...
02:17, 2019-05-25

The Guardian view on James Lovelock: Earth, but not as we knew it | Editorial As he celebrates his centennial birthday, the scientist continues to rewrite our futureJames Lovelock, the scientist and writer, is 100 years old on Friday and remains a combination of environmental Cassandra and Old Testament prophet. Unlike them, though, he changes his mind about what the future h...
07:17, 2019-08-01

The moment Michael Phelps knew he needed help battling depression Michael Phelps gave new look into his past struggles with anxiety and depression, tweeting that at one point he “questioned whether or not I wanted to be alive anymore.” The 23-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer, who first opened up about his battle in 2017, went into further detail Sunday on social...
09:34, 2019-05-27

Mueller knew no evidence of collusion against Trump from day one, Devin Nunes says Special Counsel Robert Mueller knew from the beginning of the Russia investigation that there was no evidence of collusion against the Trump presidential campaign, U.S. Rep. Devin Nunes said Wednesday....
04:51, 2019-05-23

Mack Horton: I would have staged protest even if I knew about Shayna Jack Swimmer breaks silence on teammate’s failed drug testOlympic champion has ‘faith in Australian system’Australian swimmer Mack Horton says he still would have staged his anti-doping protest at the world titles in South Korea if he had of known about teammate Shayna Jack’s positive test.Horton refused...
07:51, 2019-08-05

Patriots would not have signed Antonio Brown if they knew of rape allegations Had the New England Patriots known about the rape allegations Antonio Brown was facing, team owner Robert Kraft would not have green-lit signing the wide receiver, according to NFL Network. The Patriots were blindsided by the civil lawsuit Brown’s former trainer Britney Taylor filed Tuesday in...
00:51, 2019-09-16

Leaping Brad Pitt Knew What He Was Doing When He Photobombed Margot Robbie Brad Pitt has been working in Hollywood for a long time. According to IMDB.com his first role was an uncredited part as a beach bum in Hunk in 1987, followed by roles in Growing Pains and Glory Days before his breakout role in Thelma & Louise in 1991. This is all to say that he has a great deal of e...
19:34, 2019-07-12

Fired NYC Ballet dancer claims ex knew about nude pictures A former principal dancer at the New York City Ballet claims his ex-girlfriend — who sued him for allegedly sharing secretly recorded naked photos and videos of her and other ballerinas — agreed to the racy pics and even asked for similar photos from him. Chase Finlay — who along with three other ma...
11:51, 2019-06-13

'Not all country boys are bigots': Photo of duct tape Pride flag on truck goes viral Cody Barlow missed Tulsa's Pride parade but he did not miss out on the chance to show his support as an LGBTQ ally. He decorated his truck for Pride.        ...
03:17, 2019-06-12

At least 8 jail workers knew Jeffrey Epstein shouldn’t have been left alone in cell At least eight jail staffers were aware that strict instructions had been given not to leave Jeffrey Epstein alone in his cell — but the order apparently was ignored in the 24 hours before he hanged himself, according to a report. Investigators looking into the apparent failure to follow instruction...
18:17, 2019-08-22

Mattis Wouldn't Have Thrown Biden's Judgment Under the Bus If He Knew About 2020 Plans Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis wouldn’t have criticized Joe Biden in his memoir if Mattis had known that Biden was going to run for president again, according to a CBS interview. Because that’s how criticizing our world leaders should definitely work....
05:34, 2019-09-09

Marriage and children don’t always make women happy. Who knew? | Suzanne Moore Should Prof Paul Dolan’s pronouncements change the way we think about life? Er …Some of my best friends are in a subgroup: “unmarried and childless women”. Its members, according to a professor of behavioural science at the London School of Economics, are the “happiest subgroup in the population”. P...
02:51, 2019-05-28

He knew the danger, say family of man who drowned in Hampstead Heath swimming pond An architect who drowned in one of Hampstead Heath's swimming ponds "knew the dangers" of swimming there and would not have wanted more safety measures put in place, his family said today....
14:17, 2019-06-07

Carrie Underwood gushes over Mike Fisher, reveals how she knew they were 'meant to be' Country darling Carrie Underwood recently opened up about her marriage to Mike Fisher and revealed how she knew the former hockey player was the one she wanted to spend the rest of her life with....
23:17, 2019-06-20

Netanyahu says Trump knew in advance of Israel's Iran archive mission Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Tuesday that he informed U.S. President Donald Trump in advance of what Israel has described as a spy mission in Tehran last year to capture a secret Iranian nuclear archive....
01:00, 2019-07-03

Who Knew Luke's Hometown Date Wouldn't Be The Bachelorette's Most Dramatic Of the Night? Ever since it was reported that Jed Wyatt allegedly had a serious girlfriend right up until he got on the plane to head to The Bachelorette, every date he's been on with Hannah Brown has been......
04:17, 2019-07-09

We knew she could do it, says riding school where jockey Khadijah Mellah learnt her skills Instructors at the riding school where hijab-wearing jockey Khadijah Mellah learned to ride today said they "always knew she could do it" after she made history at Goodwood....
18:34, 2019-08-02

CannTrust shares dive on report that execs knew of unlicensed pot growing CannTrust shares have plummeted further after a report alleging that senior executives were aware of pot cultivation in rooms without government approval....
02:34, 2019-07-25

Cisco pays $8.6 million for selling surveillance system it knew was vulnerable Enlarge (credit: Cisco) Cisco is paying $8.6 million to settle claims that it sold a video-surveillance product the company knew made federal and state agencies vulnerable to serious hacking attacks. This is believed to be the first time a company has made a payout under a federal whistleblower la...
23:51, 2019-08-01

Officials Knew About Border Agents' Secret Facebook Group for Years Earlier this week, an investigation by ProPublica revealed a secret Facebook group where Border Patrol agents mocked migrant deaths, posted sexist memes about legislators, and made racist comments. Since then, Department of Homeland Security acting secretary Kevin McAleenan has said he would investi...
06:51, 2019-07-04

Ford Knew How Defective Its Fiesta and Focus Transmissions Were for Years: Report I’d call it an open secret in the world of cars but for the fact that everyone knows about it: the dual-clutch transmission in the last-generation Ford Fiesta and Focus was an utter disaster. The gearboxes are plagued with problems like sudden acceleration, sputtering, and slipping into neutral at h...
16:17, 2019-07-11

Rating Agencies Knew Of Stress At IL&FS, But Gave Good Ratings: Audit Dewan Housing Finance, another top firm in the sector, last week warned its financial situation was dire, raising more worries about the sector's health and signalling the crisis was far from over....
14:34, 2019-07-20

Beatles fans celebrate 'Abbey Road' cover's 50th anniversary Spectators snapped photos on cellphones as Beatles lookalikes crossed the street outside Abbey Road Studios in tribute to the original image.        ...
21:17, 2019-08-08

Chicago detectives knew a Jussie Smollett deal was in the works, new documents show Newly released documents from the Jussie Smollett case show Chicago police detectives knew a month in advance a deal was in the works.        ...
21:51, 2019-05-31

Border agency knew of troubling Facebook posts in 2016: acting secretary U.S. Department of Homeland Security officials knew in 2016 about a private Facebook group where border agents posted racist and misogynistic comments, acting DHS Secretary Kevin McAleenan said on Sunday....
18:17, 2019-07-07

The Woman Sexually Assaulted While Unconscious in the Stanford U Case Says It’s Time the World Knew Her Name The woman whose Stanford University attacker was sentenced to mere months in jail for sexually assaulting her as she lay unconscious has revealed her identity for the first time in the aftermath of a case that raised sharp criticisms around white privilege and rape culture....
17:00, 2019-09-07

CBP Leadership ‘Knew for Months’ That Kids Were Kept in Appalling Conditions at Migrant Detention Facilities Conditions at a Border Patrol station in Clint, Texas, were so appalling for the migrant children being detained there that some of those who worked at the site sounded the alarm to superiors. But nothing happened until a group of lawyers and lawmakers began raising hell publicly after visiting Texa...
23:17, 2019-07-07

Bobby Portis: Players knew Durant and Irving had picked Nets for months LAS VEGAS — Bobby Portis, the Knicks’ new 6-foot-11 backup power forward, says all the players knew back in February that Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving were headed to Brooklyn. It seems hard to fathom, but Portis says he had “sources.” “I knew what was gonna happen in February,” he reportedly said c...
09:17, 2019-07-08

Tom Hanks reveals the exact moment he knew he wanted to play Mister Rogers Tom Hanks hadn't really watched "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" until a few years ago. But a clip of the show from 1981 solidified his admiration for the late Fred Rogers....
02:00, 2019-09-12

Head of Virginia governor's medical school knew about racist photo but kept quiet A probe into Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook -- which featured a racist photo of a man in blackface standing next to someone in Ku Klux Klan garb -- revealed that the school's president, who donated to the Democrat's campaign, knew about the image but decided a...
12:51, 2019-05-23

Massachusetts RMV knew about backlog of driving infractions years before deadly New Hampshire crash The former head of the Massachusetts RMV said out-of-state driving offenses weren't processed at all until 2016.        ...
04:17, 2019-08-01

The Woman Sexually Assaulted While Unconscious in the Stanford U Case Says It’s Time the World ‘Knew’ Her Name The woman whose Stanford University attacker was sentenced to mere months in jail for sexually assaulting her as she lay unconscious has revealed her identity for the first time in the aftermath of a case that raised sharp criticisms around white privilege and rape culture....
08:34, 2019-09-07

Leaked Facebook emails might prove Zuckerberg knew about questionable privacy practices Facebook is under investigation due to policies related to user privacy. Shocking, right? And this time around, things aren’t looking very good for the company, which is already willing to settle the matter by paying a huge penalty. A new report shows that Facebook is worried that internal ema...
17:17, 2019-06-13

Facebook worries emails could show Zuckerberg knew of questionable privacy practices Facebook Inc. uncovered emails that appear to show Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg’s connection to potentially problematic privacy practices at the company, according to people familiar with the matter....
18:17, 2019-06-12

Cabbie who allegedly drove hit men knew David Ortiz pal was intended target: report Authorities in the Dominican Republic believe a local cab driver knew that the David Ortiz shooting was going to happen, with investigators saying he allegedly drove some of the suspected hit men to the scene — and later confirmed to cops that the slugger was not the intended target, a report ...
05:51, 2019-06-22

Saudi Crown Prince Knew Of "Criminal Mission" Targeting Khashoggi: Report A special U.N. investigator on Wednesday called for further investigation of high-level Saudi officials, including Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi....
19:17, 2019-06-19

Facebook worries emails could show Zuckerberg knew of questionable privacy practices: WSJ Facebook Inc uncovered emails that appear to show Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg's connection to potentially problematic privacy practices at the company, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter....
19:17, 2019-06-12

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher speaks out on acquittal: 'We knew the truth the whole time' Decorated Navy SEAL Edward "Eddie" Gallagher joined "Fox & Friends" Wednesday in an exclusive interview after he was found not guilty of murder and attempted murder in the killing of a teenage Islamic State member in Iraq....
15:51, 2019-07-03

US knew Indonesia intended to stop East Timorese independence 'through terror and violence' Documents reveal ‘muted’ attempts to convince Indonesian officials to allow free vote to proceedThe US government knew for months that Indonesia’s military was supporting and arming militias in East Timor in the lead-up to the 1999 independence referendum but continued to push for stronger military ...
02:34, 2019-08-29

Facebook emails seem to show Zuckerberg knew of privacy issues, report claims Facebook has uncovered emails that appear to show chief executive officer’s connection to potentially problematic practices, WSJ reportsFacebook has uncovered emails that appear to show chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg’s connection to potentially problematic privacy practices at the company, ...
22:00, 2019-06-12

Colts knew of Bobby Okereke's sexual assault allegation before drafting Stanford LB The Indianapolis Colts reviewed a Title IX case of alleged sexual assault involving 2019 draft pick Bobby Okereke during his time at Stanford.        ...
00:00, 2019-06-06

io9 Drogon Knew | Jalopnik Trump Threatens Mexico Tariffs Until ‘Illegal Immigration’ Stops and It’s io9 Drogon Knew | Jalopnik Trump Threatens Mexico Tariffs Until ‘Illegal Immigration’ Stops and It’s Already Spooking The Auto Industry | Lifehacker What You’re Watching on Netflix This Weekend | Kotaku BioWare Shares New Details About Anthem’s Upcoming Cataclysm Event | The Takeout Ask The Salty Wa...
18:17, 2019-05-31

Sheryl Sandberg defends Facebook data-collecting app: Users 'knew they were involved and consented' "The important thing is that the people involved in that research project knew they were involved and consented," Sandberg tells CNBC's Julia Boorstin after an earnings report that smashed expectations....
15:00, 2019-05-21

Eagles' DeSean Jackson swipes at old team, says he knew Redskins would blow 17-point lead Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson says he knew his team would come back from a 17-point halftime deficit in Sunday's 32-27 win over the Redskins.       ...
21:00, 2019-09-09

This 4-step hair-care system addressed a problem I never knew I had — now I have defined curls instead of frizzy waves Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Aquis Facebook I love my hair's natu...
23:17, 2019-05-23

Olivia Jade knew parents Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Giannulli allegedly bribed her way into USC: report Olivia Jade knew full well that her parents, Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli, participated in the college admissions scandal, a new report claims....
01:51, 2019-05-27

Rays Prospect Blake Bivens After Family Was Killed In Triple Homicide: "My Life As I Knew It Is Destroyed" On Tuesday, the wife, son, and mother-in-law of Rays pitching prospect Blake Bivens was killed in a triple murder: Joan Bernard, 62; her daughter and Bivens’s wife, Emily Bernard Bivens, 25; and Cullen Bivens, 14 months. Charged with three counts of first-degree murder is 18-year-old Matthew Bernard...
16:00, 2019-08-30

Taylor Swift's former label boss blasts her Scooter Braun 'bullying' claims, says she knew about sale Taylor Swift lashed out at her Big Machine founder Scott Borchetta for selling the label, including the masters of her first six albums, to Kanye West's former manager Scooter Braun, who she accused of "manipulative bullying." Late Sunday, Borchetta fired back at the "Mean" singer's claims....
16:17, 2019-07-01

Deadspin Whoo Buddy, The Lakers Sound Like A Real Mess | Jezebel Olivia Jade Allegedly Knew Aunt Bec Deadspin Whoo Buddy, The Lakers Sound Like A Real Mess | Jezebel Olivia Jade Allegedly Knew Aunt Becky Bribed Her Way Into USC, After All | Splinter U.S. Army’s Call For Stories From Veterans Backfires Horribly | The Root O.J. Simpson’s Former Manager Claims Simpson Bragged About Encounter With Kris...
17:00, 2019-05-28

Billy Bush 'never again' wants to be asked about 'Access Hollywood' tape with Donald Trump Billy Bush has a message for those who want to ask him about that "Access Hollywood" tape with President Donald Trump.        ...
21:34, 2019-09-05

Meet Himesh Patel, the Beatles-singing 'Yesterday' breakout who's 'just a bloke' British actor Himesh Patel has a breakout role singing Fab Four tunes in a Beatles-less world in the romantic comedy 'Yesterday.'        ...
19:34, 2019-06-27

Eric Dane has 'no regrets' over 2009 nude tape with ex: 'I wasn't doing anything wrong' "Grey's Anatomy" star Eric Dane says he doesn't regret a naked video of himself, actress Rebecca Gayheart and another woman that was leaked in 2009.        ...
05:34, 2019-08-03

Bill Gates Explains He Met With Jeffrey Epstein Because Epstein Knew 'a Lot of Rich People' On Monday, CNBC reported that Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates met with late financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein in 2013 after Epstein “unleashed an aggressive lobbying campaign” to secure that meeting. In an interview published on Tuesday, Gates offered his explanati...
16:17, 2019-09-11

A prisoner was 'likely innocent' for 25 years, and prosecutors knew the whole time Chester Hollman III, 48, was freed Monday from a state prison in Pennsylvania and a formal dismissal of the charges is expected later this month.        ...
18:51, 2019-07-18

Roller Champions is a mix of Rocket League and roller derby we never knew we wanted Roller Champions was one of Ubisoft's surprise game announcements at E3, we were lucky enough to get some hands-on time with the cool and colourful new sports game....
13:34, 2019-06-12

Wells Adams spills on proposing to Sarah Hyland: 'She knew what was happening, I think' "Bachelorette" alum Wells Adams is spilling the details of his romantic island proposal to "Modern Family" actress Sarah Hyland.        ...
00:51, 2019-07-19

'I knew I was done': Woman recounts vicious attack at Dominican Republic resort Tammy Lawrence-Daley says she was beaten for hours and left for dead while vacationing at an all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic.        ...
02:51, 2019-06-04

On National Bourbon Day, here are 13 facts you never knew about bourbon Impress your friends during National Bourbon Day 2019 with these interesting facts and figures about Kentucky's signature drink.       ...
17:00, 2019-06-14

Rays prospect Blake Bivens' poignant Instagram post: 'My life as I knew it was destroyed' Tampa Bay Rays minor leaguer Blake Bivens mourns the loss of his wife, son and mother-in-law in his first public comments since Tuesday's tragedy.       ...
14:17, 2019-08-30

'That'll kill me': Jada Pinkett Smith knew she, Will weren't cut out for 'conventional marriage' Jada Pinkett Smith loves being married to Will Smith, but admits she had to figure out how to make marriage work for her.        ...
16:34, 2019-08-19

Scientists use fossilised finger bone DNA to rebuild ancient human Unprecedented feat reveals little-known Denisovans resembled Neanderthals but had ‘super-wide’ skulls One of the most mysterious relatives in the human family has stepped out of the shadows after scientists used ancient DNA from a fossilised finger to reconstruct their appearance.The unprecedented f...
19:34, 2019-09-19

Dyson vacuum sale: the Dyson V8 Absolute gets a $120 price cut If you're in the market for a new vacuum cleaner, then you've come to the right place. Dyson, a brand known for top-of-the-line vacuums, has slashed the price on some of their most popular models. The Dyson Vacuum sale includes the best-selling V8 Absolute discounted down to $329.99. That&...
19:34, 2019-09-19

Arab coalition says foiled Houthi attack in Red Sea off Yemen The Saudi-led coalition said it intercepted and destroyed an explosives-laden boat launched from Yemen by the Iran-aligned Houthi group on Thursday, an incident that could further increase regional tensions after a weekend attack on Saudi oil installations....
19:34, 2019-09-19

Upbeat data suggest U.S. economy still on moderate growth path The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits increased less than expected last week, pointing to strong labor market conditions that should continue to support an economy growing at a moderate pace....
20:00, 2019-09-19

CO2 goals to complicate PSA, Renault labor talks Renault and PSA Group face a potential stand-off with French workers worried that an industry drive to meet EU emissions targets will fuel demands for concessions in upcoming labor negotiations....
20:00, 2019-09-19

"No Press Here": UK PM Caught Lying To Sick Child's Father In Hospital British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he was not embarrassed after being filmed lying to the father of a sick child angrily confronting him during a hospital visit on Wednesday....
20:00, 2019-09-19

20 Killed In Afghanistan As Taliban Truck Bomb Explodes Near Hospital A Taliban truck bomb killed at least 20 people and wounded 95 when it exploded near a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, a provincial official said....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Apple iOS 13 is now available. Here's what you need to know before installing it Software update works with phones back to iPhone 6S and SE, and is available Thursday. New tools include safer sign-on credentials, robocaller killer.       ...
20:00, 2019-09-19

Smartphone bogged down? A little maintenance can go a long way Smartphone maintenance can be as simple as cleaning out your apps, installing updates and watching your battery use. Follow these seven steps.       ...
20:00, 2019-09-19

Congress Questions PM Modi's ''Silence'' In Chinmayanand Case The Congress today accused the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh of supporting rape accused former minister Swami Chinmayanand and questioned the "silence" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and senior......
20:00, 2019-09-19

Academicians, Experts Analysing Communication Loss With Moon Lander: ISRO A national-level committee comprising academics and ISRO experts are analysing the cause of communication loss with Chandrayaan 2 lander before its planned soft landing on the lunar surface, the space......
20:00, 2019-09-19

Overstock’s former CEO sells off his $90M stake, saying he’s worried about ‘Deep State’ Patrick Byrne abruptly quit the company last month after saying he'd been involved in multiple FBI investigations and had romanced Maria Butina — a Russian national since convicted of trying to influence American policy....
20:00, 2019-09-19

Scientists reconstruct skeleton of elusive, pre-historic human Researchers in Israel say they have reconstructed the skeleton of a pre-historic human from a long-extinct and elusive species using DNA found in the pinky bone of a 13-year-old girl who died 70,000......
20:00, 2019-09-19

Teacher drove to school drunk, was 4 times over legal limit: cops A high school teacher in Michigan arrived at work drunk and epically failed a Breathalyzer, blowing more than four times the legal limit, police said. The 44-year-old teacher showed up to work at 8 a.m. Wednesday at Lakeland High School in White Lake Township, and administrators immediately suspecte...
20:00, 2019-09-19

Eva Braun’s used panties sold at auction There will be a Führer over this one! A pair of Eva Braun’s pink panties, a stained nightgown and a piece of Nazi jewelry have been sold by a British auction house. Humbert & Ellis Auctioneers offloaded the silk briefs for $4,619 to an unknown telephone bidder, according to a news release. “Th...
20:00, 2019-09-19

Country star Josh Turner’s crew bus crash leaves 1 dead, 7 injured A bus carrying country star Josh Turner’s crew plunged 80 feet off an embankment in California, leaving one dead and seven injured, officials confirmed Thursday. The singer and his band were on a different bus and not involved in the crash, which happened shortly after their latest show at the...
20:00, 2019-09-19

Trump dismisses report of 'promise' to foreign leader as 'fake news' Donald Trump has refuted reports that he said "something inappropriate" in a phone call with a foreign leader amid claims the conversation prompted an official in the intelligence community to raise the alarm....
20:34, 2019-09-19

Apple's latest iPhone update is out now — here's how to get iOS 13 Apple's big iOS 13 update for iPhones is out now and includes lots of new features. Here's how to install it on your phone and what devices are supported....
20:34, 2019-09-19

U.S. Senate panel embraces $250 million in election security grants A U.S. Senate panel on Thursday approved $250 million in additional federal grants to states and local jurisdictions to improve the security of their voting systems in the run-up to 2020 elections and following Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential race....
21:00, 2019-09-19

To pay for Trump’s wall, a hurricane-wrecked base in Puerto Rico loses funding  Pentagon diverts hundreds of millions allocated by Congress for restoration of Camp Santiago to construction of barriers on southern border under emergency authorities....
21:00, 2019-09-19

'Doogie Howser, M.D.' at 30: Neil Patrick Harris looks back 'with fondness' Neil Patrick Harris shares fond memories of "Doogie Howser, M.D.," on the 30th anniversary of the show about a teenage doctor.        ...
21:34, 2019-09-19

Can Negative Rates Stimulate Growth? Negative rates are seen by some quarters as the fuel to speed up economic growth. The eurozone and Japanese experience, however, paints a different picture....
21:34, 2019-09-19

North America Has Lost Nearly 3 Billion Birds Since 1970 Birds across the U.S. are disappearing, though many of us probably haven’t noticed. Over the past half century, North American bird populations have undergone a quiet crisis, with scientists estimating the continent to have lost 29% of its total avian population, as revealed a new paper publis...
21:34, 2019-09-19

How Dr. Benjamin Spock Changed American Parenting The book ignited a revolution, breaking free from conventional wisdom that said children required schedules, discipline and little affection. Instead, The Common Sense Book of Baby and Childcare, written by Dr. Benjamin Spock and published in 1946, encouraged parents to think for themselves and to t...
21:34, 2019-09-19

At least 28 displaced people killed in northern Congo At least 28 people have been killed in a northeastern province of Democratic Republic of Congo in the past two days, the UN stabilizing mission in the country (MONUSCO) said on Thursday....
21:34, 2019-09-19

'Only Bibi' no more: Why does Israel's Netanyahu want to power-share? After failing to secure a clear election victory twice in six months, Israel's longest-serving prime minister now seems to be calculating that he can stay in power only by sharing it....
21:34, 2019-09-19

Quebec provincial police interrogate 17 people about Desjardins data leak Desjardins, a Quebec-based co-operative, said a single employee was responsible for the breach detected in December 2018 and that he has since been fired....
22:00, 2019-09-19

Man to drink ‘iconic shot’ with his own severed toe in it Soon, all of him will be toe-gether again. When Nick Griffiths lost his big toe to frostbite in February last year, he gave it a second life — as a morbid cocktail. This June, the British man donated his detached digit to a bar in Canada, which has a decades-long tradition of serving a whiskey......
22:00, 2019-09-19

Archaeologists find penis statue buried at ancient sacrifice site A large stone penis that may have been used for sacrificial fertility rituals has been uncovered in Sweden. The bizarre phallic statue has been linked to a Bronze Age fertility cult – and stands erect at nearly two-feet high. Archaeologists uncovered it by accident while investigating a site earmark...
22:00, 2019-09-19

Man Utd vs Astana highlights in pictures: Europa League goals and action at Old Trafford Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named a mixture of youth and fringe players in Manchester United's starting lineup for their Europa League opener against Astana at Old Trafford....
22:00, 2019-09-19

GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz, Al Sharpton clash over anti-Semitism accusations as police brutality hearing goes off rails A House Judiciary Committee hearing on law enforcement Thursday descended into a heated confrontation between GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz and MSNBC weekend host Al Sharpton when the Florida lawmaker challenged him over past inflammatory comments. ...
22:00, 2019-09-19

Trump files lawsuit in bid to protect personal, corprate tax returns from release President Trump filed a lawsuit against his own accounting firm, Mazars USA, and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance in federal court on Thursday in an effort to protect his tax returns from release....
22:00, 2019-09-19

Fighter Pilot Is Left Dangling From Power Lines After F-16 Crash The Belgian Air Force jet went down over western France, causing both pilots onboard to use their ejector seats and parachutes. Both escaped with minor injuries....
22:00, 2019-09-19

Forget the marshmallow test; this could be the real secret to kids’ future success Enlarge / For decades, Walter Mischel's "marshmallow test" was viewed as a key predictor for children's future success, but reality is a bit more nuanced. (credit: Igniter Media) Kindergarten children whose teachers rate them as being highly inattentive tend to earn less in their 30s than classmat...
22:34, 2019-09-19

On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez 10 years ago today Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez. Here's how Boxing News saw it The post On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez appeared first on Boxing News....
22:34, 2019-09-19

Devil May Cry 2 Is Out On The Switch So Here's The Deal Devil May Cry games kick ass. The stylish and over-the-top antics of demon hunter Dante and his cohorts helped define the action game genre. This year’s Devil May Cry 5 made everything sleeker, sexier, and energetic. Dante’s had great games over the years, but there’s one game that doesn’t shine. De...
23:00, 2019-09-19

UAW says some progress has been made in GM talks The United Auto Workers union said Thursday that some progress has been made in lengthy talks to end a four-day old strike of about 48,000 workers at General Motors Co but added that many issues "remain unresolved" and said talks could continue into the weekend....
23:00, 2019-09-19

Drugmaker Insys wins bankruptcy court approval to sell off opioid Drugmaker Insys Therapeutics Inc on Thursday won court approval to sell its flagship fentanyl spray to a buyer who agreed to only market the drug for use by cancer patients, in response to concerns about the product's role in fueling the opioid epidemic....
23:00, 2019-09-19

Big tobacco keeps starting 'grassroots' Facebook campaigns This article was produced in partnership with Point, a YouTube channel for investigative journalism. Facebook groups like 'Oregonians Against Tax Hikes' and 'No Blank Checks for Colorado' look like citizen groups concerned about taxes. But after......
23:00, 2019-09-19

Feds sue Okla. dealership over allegation of hiring discrimination The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed the lawsuit on behalf of a sales associate who said that because of her gender, she was not hired during an ownership change....
23:34, 2019-09-19

| Third Algerian protest figure detained within a week An Algerian court has ordered the pre-trial detention of a leading figure in protests that have gripped Algeria for nearly seven months, one of his lawyers says....
23:34, 2019-09-19

UAW strike threatens Michigan economy, could push state into recession: Moody's, Lending Tree Moody's said the work stoppage, now in its fourth day, poses an "outsized economic threat" to Michigan as well as some local governments such as Detroit....
00:00, 2019-09-20

Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney to play for Arsenal Under-23s vs Wolves Arsenal coach Unai Emery has revealed Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin will play for the Under-23 side on Friday as they continue their recovery from injury....
00:00, 2019-09-20

Meet the Sunnyside Cast, One of the Most Diverse Groups on TV Sunnyside, NBC's new comedy co-created by and starring Kal Penn, assembled one of the most diverse casts on television...maybe ever. The new series, named after and set in New York......
00:34, 2019-09-20

Why Jennifer Lawrence Was Always Going to End Up With an Unfamous Guy "I think that people think that we already are friends because I am famous and they feel like they already know me--but I don't know them. I have to protect my bubble, like, 'I have a......
00:34, 2019-09-20

Inside the MTA’s questionable plan to improve bus service The cash-strapped MTA will run fewer buses on Brooklyn’s busiest route — but the ones it does send will be roomier, the agency announced Thursday. The change to the B46 route — which is expected to add a few minutes to waits at all times except weekday mornings, but create more space for rider...
00:34, 2019-09-20

New York Yankees' Domingo German placed on leave under league's domestic violence policy Major League Baseball placed New York Yankees pitcher Domingo German on administrative leave of absence Thursday under the league’s domestic violence policy....
00:34, 2019-09-20

Eli Manning's 'simple' advice to Daniel Jones as he takes reins as New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was asked Wednesday if he had any advice for rookie Daniel Jones who will be making his first start as New York Giants quarterback Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers....
00:34, 2019-09-20

Zendaya is not Meechee in Abominable, but this is still the better animated yeti movie DreamWorks Animation made its feature debut with a famous attempt at scooping its competition: The studio’s animated comedy about ants (Antz) beat Disney and Pixar’s animated comedy about ants (A Bug’s Life) to theaters by six weeks. This was followed by other selected instances of supposed parallel...
00:34, 2019-09-20

Scott Aukerman and Lauren Lapkus made up the Between Two Ferns movie as they went along Scott Aukerman could tell Between Two Ferns was catching on when Natalie Portman asked to spend some time with Zach Galifianakis and his houseplants. The talk-show parody, which began life as a segment in Aukerman and B.J. Porter’s Fox pilot The Right Now! Show, had garnered some attention on the fl...
00:34, 2019-09-20

Roku updates $29 Express and $99 Ultra players, adds new discovery tools to OS The new Roku Express with its remote. [credit: Roku ] Ahead of the holiday season, Roku made some minor updates to its media-streamer lineup as well as its Roku software as a whole. You won...
01:17, 2019-09-20

AP Top Stories September 19 P Here's the latest for Thursday September 19th: Iran warns of "all out war" if attacked by U.S. or Saudi Arabia; Trudeau asks for forgiveness for old brown face images; torrential rain hits Texas; Dachshunds race in Ohio to kick off Oktoberfest.        ...
01:17, 2019-09-20

California union demands pepper spray for workers after multiple homeless attacks in state’s capital A spate of incidents involving homeless people attacking state groundskeepers in California’s capital has prompted the union representing them to demand pepper spray be provided for self-defense....
01:17, 2019-09-20

Puerto Rico Police Officer Alfred Zanyet-Perez, father of 8, had memorable laugh and dedicated work ethic Alfred Zanyet-Perez, a 52-year-old father of eight and an agent with the Puerto Rico Police Department, was in a San German store Feb. 15 engaged in just such a perilous operation when things went sideways....
01:17, 2019-09-20

Private equity can still find 'diamonds in the rough': Apollo exec Private equity billionaire Joshua Harris thinks there are still plenty of undervalued companies to improve and profit from, especially away from the public markets....
01:17, 2019-09-20

How will Justin Trudeau's blackface photos affect Canada's election? Incident has landed the prime minister in hot water as his Liberal party fights to secure another term in a tightly contested electionCanadians have long been aware that Justin Trudeau likes to dress up.His tendency to appropriate dress and customs from other cultures has prompted gentle mockery fro...
01:51, 2019-09-20

Airbnb announces it will go public next year after WeWork delays IPO Rental service, which has about 150 million users in more than 65,000 cities, was last valued at $31bn in September 2017Airbnb, the home-sharing rental business, is to go public “during 2020”, the company said in a brief statement on Thursday.The service, which claims 7m Airbnb listings in over 100,...
01:51, 2019-09-20

Troy Aikman heard from Fox Sports bosses about Doug Gottlieb tweet: 'I responded honestly' Former Dallas Cowboys QB Troy Aikman eviscerated his colleague, Doug Gottlieb, on Twitter. He heard about it from their Fox Sports bosses afterward.       ...
01:51, 2019-09-20

Crude Oil Surges Most Since 1991 Gulf War: Was the Drone Attack Really to Blame? On Friday, September 13 -- before the attack on Saudi oil processing -- Commodity Junctures editor Jeffrey Kennedy forecast the move higher in crude prices. See the chart and forecast for yourself....
01:51, 2019-09-20

Daniel Jones making his teammates smile on the field and off it There will be growing pains and baby steps before they will be singing the Ballad of Danny Dimes, because Eli Manning wasn’t Eli Manning when he first started, John Elway wasn’t John Elway, and on and on. But a portrait of a rookie at ease with the magnitude of this moment, comfortable in his own......
02:17, 2019-09-20

The winner of 'America's Got Talent' Season 14 is... Judge Simon Cowell called it one of the best seasons ever and on Wednesday night, "America's Got Talent" crowned one of its most popular contestants....
02:51, 2019-09-20

'Where's My Roy Cohn?' profiles notorious lawyer with Trump ties Roy Cohn tells an interviewer his legacy is inextricably linked to the Army-McCarthy hearings, but it's impossible to watch "Where's My Roy Cohn?" without seeing the red-baiting attorney and fixer through the prism of the current President of the United States....
02:51, 2019-09-20

Saudi Arabia’s oil troubles don’t rattle the U.S. as they used to Costs could still climb in the coming weeks if Saudi Arabia doesn’t quickly restore its oil output after a drone attack that is stoking new tensions in the region. But these days the United States isn’t quite as vulnerable to oil price shocks....
02:51, 2019-09-20

More deaths expected from vaping lung illnesses, CDC says NBC — More deaths are expected from vaping-related lung illnesses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday. Seven patients have died so far from the illnesses: two in California, and one each in Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota and Oregon. Several of the victims also h...
02:51, 2019-09-20

Jeff Bezos unveils Amazon’s sweeping plan to address climate change Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos unveiled a sweeping new plan to tackle climate change at an event held on Thursday at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. Bezos said Amazon has committed to meet the goals of the U.N.’s Paris Agreement 10 years ahead of schedule, as well as measure and reporting the comp...
02:51, 2019-09-20

BAE Systems wins $495 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon BAE Systems has been awarded a $495 million U.S. defense contract for receiver/processors and high band receivers in support of the ALR-56C Digital Upgrade, the Pentagon said on Thursday. (Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)...
03:17, 2019-09-20

Let's Play the World's Smallest Violin for the Pod Save America Boys On Wednesday, New York Times columnist Farhad Manjoo wrote a column on some of the biggest failures of the Obama administration, which Manjoo concludes were due to the administration’s reliance on neoliberal solutions to problems that required Roosevelt-level government intervention....
03:51, 2019-09-20

Trump on Snowballing Whistleblower Scandal: 'No Problem!' You’ll have to forgive me if I don’t feel particularly reassured by President Donald Trump when he emphatically suggests that an alleged whistleblower complaint from a member of the intelligence community over an allegedly deeply troubling secret “promise” he made to an unidentified foreign head of...
03:51, 2019-09-20

Justin Trudeau's Blackface Scandal Is Spiraling Out of Control Perhaps you’ve heard about Justin Trudeau’s recent racism scandal? No, not that one. And no, not that one, either. I’m talking about a third instance that’s surfaced in the past 12 hours of the Canadian prime minister getting busted for having covered himself in dark makeup....
03:51, 2019-09-20

Shaman detained while walking across Russia to 'banish' Vladimir Putin A self-styled "warrior-shaman" was detained by Russian police while walking across the country to Moscow, where he intended to "banish" Vladimir Putin. Authorities said they would fly him back to his home region....
03:51, 2019-09-20

He Captured a Clandestine Gay Culture Amid the Derelict Piers Alvin Baltrop’s photographs of the abandoned Hudson River piers and the people who populated them in the 1970s and ’80s have been all but ignored. Until now....
03:51, 2019-09-20

Honesty needed to break 'impasse' over cops versus encrypted data The Encryption Working Group has proposed a sensible way to advance the debate on encryption policy, including a reality-based decision-making framework. Australia's approach has been nothing like this....
04:17, 2019-09-20

Google, Amazon make sweeping renewable energy commitments The new investments and promises come a day before employees from Google, Amazon and other tech companies stage a walkout to protest the industry's role in the climate crisis....
04:17, 2019-09-20

What is 5G? The business guide to next-generation wireless technology It is a capital improvement project the size of the entire planet, replacing one wireless architecture created this century with another one that aims to lower energy consumption and maintenance costs. It’s also a huge gamble on the future of transmission technology, doubling down on consumers’ will...
04:17, 2019-09-20

The Internet Thinks Cardi B Just Responded to Tekashi 6ix9ine's Shocking Accusations Contrary to Tekashi 6ix9ine's claim, Cardi B is the member of only one group: the Bardi gang. In his latest appearance on the witness stand, the infamous rapper made a number of......
04:17, 2019-09-20

House Democrats call for stripping tax-exempt status from 60 ‘hate groups’ House Democrats on the Ways and Means Committee said on Thursday that over 60 alleged hate groups, mostly socially conservative organizations, anti-immigration entities, and religious groups should be stripped of their tax-exempt status....
04:51, 2019-09-20

The fashion models' guide to Milan Milan is one of the world's fashion capitals. So who knows Milan better than the models who live there? Follow their guide on where to shop, dine and drink....
04:51, 2019-09-20

Letter Fails To Save 30 Afghan Farmers Killed By US In Drone Strike Twelve days ahead of the pine-nut harvest season, the governor of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province received a letter from village elders in the Wazir Tangi area about their plans to recruit......
04:51, 2019-09-20

Global Growth Is "Under Threat", Says Former IMF Chief Christine Lagarde The former head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, warned Thursday that global growth is "fragile" and "under threat" and policymakers should work to reduce manmade......
04:51, 2019-09-20

Man buys fridge safe to stop his fiancée from eating chocolate It’s a choc-block! While most people might profess their love with a box of chocolates, a UK man is locking up his candy stash to prevent his bride-to-be from eating sweets in a move that’s been deemed both “genius” and “dastardly” by social media users. Stacey Lowe posted Facebook pics on Sep...
05:17, 2019-09-20

Trump admin blocks ‘urgent’ whistleblower complaint from Congress The Trump administration is keeping Congress from even learning what exactly the whistleblower is alleging, but the intelligence community’s inspector general said the matter involves the “most significant” responsibilities of intelligence leadership....
05:17, 2019-09-20

Climate strike: global climate change protest kicks off in Australia and Pacific – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. Follow for all the latest school strike 4 climate newsClimate strike in Australia: everything you need to know about ...
05:51, 2019-09-20

Why are people striking? The climate crisis explained in 10 charts From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutionsThe level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is now at its highest for about 4 million years. The rate of the rise is even more striking – the fastest for 66m years – with scientists saying we are...
05:51, 2019-09-20

‘Suicide-text’ gal Michelle Carter will leave jail early despite parole ruling The Massachusetts woman whose heartless text messages goaded her suicidal friend into killing himself will get out of jail at least two months early regardless of a pending parole decision, according to officials — because she is a “model” prisoner. Since getting thrown behind bars...
05:51, 2019-09-20

Pennsylvania man survives after shooting himself in head with crossbow A Pennsylvania man tried to commit suicide Thursday by shooting himself in the head with a crossbow, according to reports. The 29-year-old man survived the attempt on his life as the small bolt did not penetrate far, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported, citing an Ambridge police official. He is exp...
05:51, 2019-09-20

Lamborghini Sian doesn't preview Aventador, says design boss Lamborghini's petrol-electric model was designed to stand on its own, design boss claims cues won't be taken for next series production hypercar The 808bhp Sián FKP 37 unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show won’t continue Lamborghini’s tradition of previewing the design of its future models with limi...
06:17, 2019-09-20

Artist brings 800-pound opioid spoon to Johnson & Johnson's doorstep A Boston-based artist dropped off an 800-pound bent spoon in front of Johnson & Johnson's New Jersey headquarters Wednesday to highlight the company's role in the opioid crisis. ...
06:17, 2019-09-20

Commercial fishing vessel catches fire, sinks off Hawaiian coast A 46-foot fishing vessel which caught fire off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii sunk 2,700 feet into the ocean Wednesday morning after the fire, the U.S. Coast Guard said....
06:17, 2019-09-20

State Department: ISIS scaring Taliban into peace talks with US Taliban leaders have an interest in negotiating with the United States because of the risk that an Islamic State offshoot will establish a caliphate in Afghanistan, according to a senior diplomat....
06:17, 2019-09-20

Here’s what we like about iOS 13 (and one thing we don’t) The latest upgrade to the iOS operating system is here, after having been teased for months. iOS 13 adds a number of features users have been asking for, and while it’s not the most meaty upgrade Apple’s ever released, it does have a few nifty features worth mentioning for those on the fence. Keep i...
06:17, 2019-09-20

Physicists race to develop room-temperature quantum chips A team of physicists from Stevens Institute of Technology recently unveiled the world’s most complex and accurate method for coaxing individual particles of light into interacting with one another. While bullying photons might not sound like a breakthrough, the team’s research is blazing a trail tow...
06:17, 2019-09-20

Factbox: Tariffs in place or planned for nearly all goods traded by U.S. and China U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators are meeting in Washington this week to find ways to defuse a trade war that has roiled markets and triggered tit-for-tat tariffs on hundreds of billions of goods traded between the world's largest economies....
06:51, 2019-09-20

Chinese officials to visit U.S. farmland as trade talks continue -U.S. agriculture chief A Chinese delegation will visit American farm regions with U.S. officials next week in an effort to build goodwill amid ongoing trade negotiations, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue told reporters on Thursday....
06:51, 2019-09-20

Wall Street mixed as Microsoft climbs and Apple dips Wall Street ended mixed on Thursday, with a gain in Microsoft offsetting a dip in Apple, a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected and left the door open for further monetary easing....
06:51, 2019-09-20

France's CNP and Brazil's Caixa seal $1.7 billion insurance deal France's CNP Assurances SA has reached a deal worth 7 billion reais ($1.7 billion) with Caixa Economica Federal [CEF.UL] to sell insurance in the bank's more than 3,000 branches, the Brazilian state-owned lender said on Thursday....
06:51, 2019-09-20

|SPECIALREPORT:DowntheGuptas'financialrabbithole The controversial Gupta family is known for making millions from the South African government - including $41m from Eskom, the state energy company. Here’s where the money went....
06:51, 2019-09-20

|TECHNICALANALYSIS:Wooliesstockbreaksoutaboveimportantresistancelevels Woolworths has been the leading retail stock in recent months on the JSE, and it’s now gone on to break out above important resistance levels. This is bullish and the stock has two higher price targets....
06:51, 2019-09-20

India Still A Good Investment Story, Says Asset Management Giant Aberdeen International money managers have sold $4.7 billion of the nation's shares since June, with quarterly outflows on course for the biggest since at least 1999....
06:51, 2019-09-20

Sensex Rises Over 150 Points, Nifty Firm Above 10,700 The S&P BSE Sensex index rose as much as 152.57 points to 36,246.04 in early deals, and the broader NSE Nifty index climbed to 10,746.80, up 42.00 points from the previous close. The GST Council,......
06:51, 2019-09-20

China's cuts new one-year lending benchmark rate marginally China cut its new one-year benchmark lending rate for the second month in a row on Friday, to 4.20%, as the central bank seeks to guide borrowing costs lower for an economy hit by the Sino-U.S. trade war....
07:51, 2019-09-20

| Climate protests | Greek migrants evicted: WATCH the top world news videos for today Fridays for Future: Climate protest in Thailand | Greek police evict migrants from Athens squats; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
08:17, 2019-09-20

The sinking class: the New Yorkers left to fight the climate crisis alone The city is taking action to protect lower Manhattan’s waterfront while low-income residents in other boroughs must fend for themselvesJainey Bavishi is all business as she takes off from Battery Park to walk the perimeter of lower Manhattan. It’s a muggy afternoon, a breeze barely lifting off of th...
08:17, 2019-09-20

UN Chief Could Discuss Kashmir Issue At UN General Assembly: Spokesperson UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres is likely to use the opportunity of discussions during the high-level UN General Assembly session next week to raise the Kashmir issue, the UN chief's......
08:17, 2019-09-20

Marijuana magazines having mixed results There has been no pot of gold for consumer publications in the cannabis market. High Times and Canadian-based Civilized are scrambling to pivot into other areas to augment media. But a trade publication named the Cannabis Business Times is booming, with circulation of 15,000. High Times, one of the ...
08:51, 2019-09-20

NY Times reporters claim Kavanaugh offered interview if they said it never happened Two New York Times reporters​ claim Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed to be interviewed for their book under the condition that they say he didn’t speak with them. Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, the authors of “The Education of Brett Kavanaugh: An Investigation,” speakin...
08:51, 2019-09-20

Wales players 'know where we stand' on rugby integrity issues Squad given integrity briefing after Howley exit‘It’s been difficult ... a bit of a shell shock to the boys’Wales players were given an integrity briefing the morning after news broke Rob Howley had been sent home from the Rugby World Cup for a suspected breach of betting rules.Howley, the Wales att...
08:51, 2019-09-20

The billions Saudi Arabia spends on air defenses may be wasted in the age of drone warfare Saudi Arabia has spent billions on state-of-the-art air defense and early warning systems, but a mix of cruise missiles and drones was able to penetrate its airspace on Saturday, inflicting substantial damage on the world's largest oil processing plant at Abqaiq....
10:17, 2019-09-20

For the Last Time, Stop Calling Food 'Crack' Earlier this year, Christini Tosi changed the name of “Crack Pie” to “Milk Bar Pie,” explaining that the name “fell short” of Milk Bar’s mission “to spread joy and inspire celebration.” It wasn’t exactly an apology, and it wasn’t clear if Tosi really understood why the name was a problem in the firs...
10:17, 2019-09-20

A huge list of Samsung Galaxy phones set to be updated to Android 10 just leaked A leak earlier this week claimed that Samsung will soon release Android 10 betas for its 2019 flagships, including the Galaxy S10 series and the Note 10 series. That’s hardly surprising, considering that Samsung usually updates its latest flagships to Google’s most recent major Android v...
10:17, 2019-09-20

Rolls-Royce sees further delay in Trent 1000 engine overhaul British engineering firm Rolls-Royce said on Friday it expects problems with its Trent 1000 engines to take longer to fix, with a target of fewer than 10 grounded aircraft delayed until the second quarter of 2020....
10:51, 2019-09-20

The Warm-Up: The teenage saviours of the Europa League "Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood lit up an unloved competition last night. Plus: Loris Karius has been at it again and was Dimitar Berbatov actually cool?"...
10:51, 2019-09-20

The messy iOS 13 rollout shows Apple needs a revised release schedule iOS 13 is finally here. The big addition this time around is the system-wide dark mode, and much-needed refinements to apps like Maps, Photos, and Reminders. Then there are the new security and privacy features that alerts you about the apps that use your location, and those that want to access your...
10:51, 2019-09-20

Tesla targets Nürburgring EV record next month Tesla has left Nurburgring for now, but tweeted that it will return next month with its modified Model S "Plaid" model. It suggested that the track tests it did over the last week or so indicate that it could have pulled off a lap time of around 7 mi......
11:34, 2019-09-20

PM vs. PM: John Major argues against Boris Johnson in U.K. Supreme Court case Just as it seemed Brexit couldn’t become any more surreal, a former Conservative prime minister argued against the current Conservative prime minister in a landmark Supreme Court hearing over whether Boris Johnson broke the law in suspending Parliament....
11:34, 2019-09-20

European shares rise as retailers, defensive stocks gain European shares opened higher on Friday, set for their fifth straight week of gains, with the retail sector outperforming and investors rotating into defensive stocks....
11:34, 2019-09-20

Google to invest 3 billion euros in European data centres Google will make an additional investment of 3 billion euros ($3.32 billion) to expand its European data centres, Chief Executive Sundar Pichai told a news conference in Finland....
11:34, 2019-09-20

How Experts See Corporate Tax Rate Cut - Early Reactions Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told a news conference that the effective corporate tax rate will be lowered to around 25 per cent from 30 per cent, which she said would be on par with Asian......
12:00, 2019-09-20

In Corporate Tax Rate Cut, A 1.4 Lakh Crore Boost To Promote Growth India cut tax on local businesses to one of the lowest rates in Asia, while providing a more than $20 billion boost to revive economic growth from a six-year low....
12:00, 2019-09-20

McLaren Racing ready to be 'flexible and adaptable' to Brexit and other challenges, says CEO The chief of Britain's McLaren Racing told CNBC he's "confident" that the team will react to any changes that could come its way as the Brexit deadline of October 31 approaches....
12:34, 2019-09-20

Off-Center Badging: Good I just got back from driving the 2020 Ford Mustang EcoBoost High Performance Package. You’ll see the review tomorrow, but I just wanted to note quickly how much I like the off-center badging on the car’s front grille. It’s classy....
12:34, 2019-09-20

Secret F.B.I. Subpoenas Scoop Up Personal Data From Scores of Companies The practice, which the bureau says is vital to counterterrorism efforts, casts a much wider net than previously disclosed, newly released documents show....
13:00, 2019-09-20

A crew member who survived California dive boat fire claims the staff were not properly trained A crew member who survived the deadly Conception diving boat fire off the coast of California is suing the vessel's owners, saying the staff had not been properly trained....
13:00, 2019-09-20

The Little Law That Made the Internet a Free for All In 1996, when the internet was still unexplored territory for most Americans, the U.S. Congress passed a telecommunications law that included a provision its supporters meant to protect free speech online. More than 20 years later, that provision, known as Section 230, is seen as crucial to the busi...
13:00, 2019-09-20

AMD is eating up Intel’s CPU market share – but supply issues could spoil the party AMD continues to forge ahead in the processor market going by a new survey from an analyst firm, although there is a potential dark cloud on the horizon in the form of supply concerns.Barron’s highlighted a note from Christopher Rolland, an analyst at Susquehanna Financial Group, observing th...
13:00, 2019-09-20

Ray-Ban smart glasses could solve Facebook's design issues Would you buy Facebook smart glasses? The social media giant seems to be banking on it, with a new report by CNBC pointing to ambitious plans around AR wearables in the coming years.Codenamed "Orion", the smart glasses are reportedly being poised as a replacement for smartphones. With functionality ...
13:00, 2019-09-20

Skullcandy's Crusher ANC headphones vibrate with your bassiest tracks Skullcandy has announced a new version of its popular wireless Crusher headphones, which have been updated to include active noise cancelation and Skullcandy's patented Sensory Bass technology. According to the company, the Skullcandy Crusher ANC headphones provide "bass you can measure in...
13:00, 2019-09-20

New Bowers & Wilkins headphones make videos sound just as good as your music Renowned audio brand Bowers & Wilkins has released four new wireless headphones, including over-ear and on-ear models, as well as in-ear neckbuds.Three of the new models are the first consumer headphones to support Qualcomm's aptX Adaptive audio codec, which is designed to deliver "robust, low ...
13:00, 2019-09-20

AMD Ryzen 5 3500 and 3500X leaks indicate powerful budget CPUs which could make Intel sweat Some fresh online leakage details a pair of allegedly incoming budget Ryzen 3rd-gen processors that AMD has in the wings, the Ryzen 5 3500X and Ryzen 5 3500 (the latter of which has been previously rumored).As Wccftech reports, specs and some pricing details of the chips were uncovered by Extreme IT...
13:00, 2019-09-20

Antonio Brown accuser claims he sent harassing texts after she went public The artist who accused Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown of sexually harassing her in his Pittsburgh home in 2017 claims he sent her harassing text messages after she went public with the allegation this week, a report said Thursday. The woman, who was not identified, provided text messages to Sp...
13:34, 2019-09-20

Russia reports African swine fever outbreak near China border A new outbreak of African swine fever has been found at a privately-held farm in a village in Russia's Primorsk region near the border with China, Russia's agriculture watchdog said on Friday....
13:34, 2019-09-20

6 Vivienne Westwood x Vans Kicks to Step Out in Style We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
13:34, 2019-09-20

Burning throat: 7 causes and how to treat them Many issues can cause a burning throat, including tonsillitis, strep throat, a cold, or gastroesophageal reflux disease. Learn more about the possible causes and their treatments here....
14:00, 2019-09-20

Sandy Hook mom teaching skills to create a safer classroom TUCSON – The mother of a child who was killed during the Sandy Hook Massacre was in Tucson on Thursday. Scarlett Lewis spoke about her non-profit charitable organization “The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement.” Lewis founded the movement to teach social-emotional learning skills whi...
14:34, 2019-09-20

Digging Deeper: Cartels look to saints of the underworld for protection TUCSON – It’s a world filled with violence and criminal activity. The drug cartels operate in both the U.S. and Mexico. Some look to the underworld saints for protection. A former U.S. Marshal and narcotics officer now travels the country teaching about Patron Saints of the Underworld. R...
14:34, 2019-09-20

California’s dive boat, Ghost Ship fires share legal lessons LOS ANGELES (AP) — Deaths from California fires on a scuba diving boat and at the so-called Ghost Ship warehouse have brought a search for blame aimed at finding whether someone was negligent. Getting criminal charges to stick in the 2016 fire that killed 36 partygoers at the Oakland warehouse has p...
14:34, 2019-09-20

Blumarine says elegance comes in kindness at Milan show With a blooming rose catwalk, Italian fashion designer Anna Molinari dedicated her latest collection for label Blumarine to kindness on Friday, a virtue she said seemed "to belong to a time past"....
14:34, 2019-09-20

Twitter Closes Thousands Of Fake News Accounts Around The World Twitter said Friday it has closed down thousands of accounts across the world for spreading fake news as well as pro-government propaganda including in places like the United Arab Emirates, China and......
14:34, 2019-09-20

China Says It "Highly Appreciates" Kiribati Cutting Ties With Taiwan China on Friday praised the Pacific island of Kiribati for cutting ties with Taiwan, the second diplomatic defection from Taipei to Beijing in less than a week. The move is a coup for Beijing just......
14:34, 2019-09-20

Tim Cook greets iPhone 11 customers at Fifth Avenue store in New York Apple CEO Tim Cook greeted iPhone 11 customers at the reopening of the Fifth Avenue Apple store on Friday. CNBC also took a tour inside. Here's a look....
15:17, 2019-09-20

Mitsubishi says Singapore-based oil trader lost $320 million in unauthorized trades Mitsubishi Corp , Japan's biggest trading house by revenue, said on Friday a trader at its Singapore-based unit has lost $320 million through unauthorized transactions in crude oil derivatives, and the matter has been reported to the police....
15:17, 2019-09-20

Giants CB DeAndre Baker focuses on challenging receivers DeAndre Baker insists his confidence has not been lacking, even if his coverage has been. The Giants’ rookie cornerback has taken his licks through the first two games of the season and is allowing opposing quarterbacks to record a perfect 158.3 passer rating when they throw his way, according to Pr...
15:51, 2019-09-20

New York Mayor de Blasio ends 2020 presidential bid New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio dropped out of the 2020 presidential campaign on Friday, ending a campaign he waged in the shadow of better-known progressive candidates....
16:34, 2019-09-20

Inside Trump's Strategy To Appear At "Howdy, Modi!": Foreign Media US President Donald Trump heads to Harris County, Texas, this weekend to a major rally ahead of next week's United Nations General Assembly - for Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The website for the......
17:00, 2019-09-20

TikTok Videos By Indian Airline Crew Worry Aviation Watchdog The aviation regulator in the country is concerned about several videos on popular Chinese video app TikTok that show flight crew singing and dancing while on duty, and has asked airlines to take......
17:00, 2019-09-20

Burger King to ditch plastic toys from kids' meals in the UK Burger Kings in the United Kingdom will no longer offer plastic toys in kids' meals as part of an endeavor to protect the environment.       ...
17:00, 2019-09-20

Downton Abbey Stars Allen Leech and Elizabeth McGovern Spilled a Bunch of Delightful Secrets With the return of Downton Abbey, this time on the big screen, the stars are back in the spotlight, but they're doing something their elegant counterparts would never dream of doing: spilling......
17:51, 2019-09-20

Why Bachelor in Paradise's Demi Burnett Is Worried About Chris Bukowski and Katie Morton Bachelor in Paradise season six is officially over. While viewers watched three couples walk away engaged, Demi Burnett has concerns about one pair's future. The reality star......
17:51, 2019-09-20

Flashback: See Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston and More Stars at the 1999 Emmys As far as award shows go, the 1999 Emmys was one of the most star-studded events of the year. Not only did it see all of TV's biggest stars turn out, but there were a ton of movie......
17:51, 2019-09-20

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Declines to Weigh in on Kennedy vs. Markey Primary Battle. ‘The Electorate Will Decide’ Massachusetts Rep. Ayanna Pressley has no plans to make an endorsement in the contested Senate primary in her home state, she said on Thursday. The Boston Globe reported Wednesday that Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III will formally announce this coming Saturday his intention to challenge Democra...
17:51, 2019-09-20

NFL notebook: Dolphins reportedly to start Rosen at quarterback A day after head coach Brian Flores affirmed veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick, the Miami Dolphins reversed course and made Josh Rosen the starting quarterback for Sunday's game at the heavily favored Dallas Cowboys, according to multiple reports Thursday....
17:51, 2019-09-20

ATP roundup: Medvedev cruises in St. Petersburg Daniil Medvedev, back in action for the first time since losing in the U.S. Open final, cruised to a 7-5, 6-3 win over fellow Russian Evgeny Donskoy in the second round of the St. Petersburg (Russia) Open on Thursday....
17:51, 2019-09-20

Engineers Sprint Ahead, but Don’t Underestimate the Poets Technical skills taught in college have a short shelf life, while a liberal arts education prepares graduates for jobs that haven’t been invented yet....
17:51, 2019-09-20

Ramp walks, dancing: Indian watchdog clamps down on flight crew TikTok videos India's aviation regulator has told airlines to crack down on the behavior of flight crew after several videos on popular Chinese video app TikTok showed crew members singing and dancing while on duty, a senior official told Reuters....
18:17, 2019-09-20

Friday's Global Climate Strikes Are Absolutely Massive With the sunrise comes resistance. As the sun makes its way to the Western Hemisphere, the day is just beginning in the U.S. However, the day is already come and gone in other parts of the world. And Friday has seen a successful Global Climate Strike so far. Hundreds of thousands of people in more t...
18:17, 2019-09-20

The race to create a perfect lie detector, and the dangers of succeeding – podcast AI and brain-scanning technology could soon make it possible to reliably detect when people are lying. But do we really want to know? By Amit Katwala• Read the text version here Continue reading......
18:51, 2019-09-20

|WithPrinceHarryandMeghan'shelpthisSouthAfricancharitywillprovide152000mealstochildreninneed After Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's endorsement, The Lunchbox Fund has received over $31 000 (around R458 280) from generous donors around the world....
18:51, 2019-09-20

|SwizzBeatzandCharlamagnechataboutCassperNyovest'sGlobalCitizenperformance:'Hekilledit' It's been months since Cassper Nyovest's hit the stage at the Global Citizen Festival in Johannesburg, and his performance is still getting recognition as one of the best on the night....
18:51, 2019-09-20

Harry Winks and Nico Rosberg join Alex Thomson for HUGO BOSS boat launch ahead of Vendée Globe challenge Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks and former Formula One champion Nico Rosberg joined sailing star Alex Thomson at the launch of his new boat ahead of his gruelling Vendée Globe campaign next year....
18:51, 2019-09-20

Geraint Thomas hopes time is right for twin targets Tour de France runner-up Geraint Thomas will double at the World Championships after being selected for both the individual time trial and the road race when the event starts in Yorkshire next week....
18:51, 2019-09-20

New Zealand's Richie Mo'unga backed to announce himself on world stage in Japan New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen is backing Richie Mo'unga to announce himself to the world on Saturday when the All Blacks go head to head with South Africa....
18:51, 2019-09-20

How will Arsenal line up vs Aston Villa? Reiss Nelson set to start After resting several players for Thursday's Europa League win over Eintracht Frankfurt, you would suspect Unai Emery will recall many of his big guns for Sunday's match with Aston Villa....
18:51, 2019-09-20

DC floats Lamar-Mahomes as next Peyton-Brady Ravens defensive coordinator Don "Wink" Martindale is looking forward to Sunday's showdown between Lamar Jackson and Patrick Mahomes, saying it could be sports' next great rivalry, a la Tom Brady and Peyton Manning or Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier....
19:34, 2019-09-20

Niko Partners: Asia cloud gaming to reach $3 billion and 60 million gamers by 2023 Cloud gaming platform and service revenue in Asia will grow from $270 million and three million consumers in 2019 to $3 billion and 60 million players in 2023.Read More...
19:34, 2019-09-20

All of a Sudden, Kyle Bragg Is the Most Powerful Union Leader in New York In July, Hector Figueroa, the revered head of the powerful New York labor union SEIU 32BJ, died of a heart attack. Figueroa’s successor is Kyle Bragg, who now stands at the head of one the most politically potent and effective unions in the country. Splinter spoke to Bragg about power politics, the ...
19:34, 2019-09-20

8 Must-See Moments From Rihanna's Savage X Fenty Show "Technically, it's a fashion show, but Rihanna doesn't do anything that's already out there so it's elevating that concept." And elevate it she did. Such was how......
20:00, 2019-09-20

The Masked Singer's New Retro Promo Will Get "Stars In Disguise" Stuck In Your Head Prepare to be singing a new little ditty all day long. Fox is airing a brand new but very old school promo for season two of The Masked Singer during the Emmys on Sunday, and E! News has......
20:00, 2019-09-20

Trudeau Tries to Change Conversation From Blackface. It Doesn’t Quite Work. The prime minister of Canada wanted to talk about a ban on military-style rifles in Canada. Reporters wanted to talk about the possibility of new images of him emerging....
20:00, 2019-09-20

California Sues the Trump Administration in Its Escalating War Over Auto Emissions California, joined by 23 other states, sued to block the administration’s unprecedented reversal of the state’s authority to set its own rules on climate-warming car emissions....
20:00, 2019-09-20

Maroon 5 gets sentimental with laid-back new single, "Memories" While local radio stations continue to loop “Girls Like You” ad nauseam, Maroon 5 returns with the simply dressed new single “Memories,” a low-key ode to love lost. Frontman Adam Levine shared a link to the track via Twitter while dedicating it to “anyone who has ever experienced loss.” The vague na...
20:00, 2019-09-20

Friends' "Smelly Cat" is stinking up Google searches now If you’ve ever wanted your computer screen to yell “Pivot!” at you in Ross Geller’s voice or let Phoebe Buffay serenade you with her ubiquitous “Smelly Cat,” this is your chance. To honor the iconic NBC comedy Friends—which will celebrate its 25th anniversary on September 22—Google has decided to ch...
20:00, 2019-09-20

France receives its first KC-130J Super Hercules tanker France received its first of two KC-130J Super Hercules aerial refueling aircraft in a ceremony at Orleans-Bricy Air Base this week. The second aircraft is expected for delivery in 2020, according to Lockheed Martin....
20:34, 2019-09-20

Stephen Colbert: 'Thank God Trump never keeps his promises' Late-night hosts broke down the whistleblower complaint against Trump and Justin Trudeau’s blackface revelations“Remember a couple years ago, when Trump first got into office, we were all so nervous that Donald Trump was some kind of sleeper agent who was gonna sell America out to a foreign power be...
20:34, 2019-09-20

Free pizza and deals available for National Pepperoni Pizza Day 2019: Where to find it Papa John's, Pizza Hut, Domino's, Hungry Howie's, Jet's Pizza, 7-Eleven and more are celebrating National Pepperoni Pizza Day on Sept. 20 with deals.       ...
21:17, 2019-09-20

Rogue ice moon could be spilling its guts all over 'alien megastructure' star Back in 2016, headlines all over the world blared with news of a possible "alien megastructure" detected orbiting a distant Milky Way star. Now, a team of Columbia University astrophysicists has offered up an explanation for the star's strange behavior that doesn't involve any little green men....
21:17, 2019-09-20

'I want a future.' Global Climate Strike draws out hundreds of thousands of protesters in New York, DC At least 100,000 people joined the Global Climate Strike in New York City as high school students around the world skipped class to protest        ...
21:17, 2019-09-20

Inside the real Downton Abbey: England’s Highclere Castle If you’ve ever fancied yourself as “Downton Abbey’s” Lady Mary, or have a hankering to be naughty footman Thomas Barrow, fly over the pond to Hampshire, England, and head to Highclere Castle, home of the 8th Earl and Countess of Carnarvon. Highclere Castle, which plays the part of the ti...
21:51, 2019-09-20

YouTuber agrees to pay family for allegedly inspiring copycat video that killed daughter A Chinese social media star is accused of inspiring a copycat cooking video that killed a young girl and badly injured another — and she’ll now pay their parents a compensation fee, according to a report. The 12 and 14-year-old were allegedly trying to replicate a video by the Youtube sensatio...
21:51, 2019-09-20

Bipartisan support for free trade has been left behind as the 2020 race barrels ahead With "tariff man" President Trump waging a tariff war and Democratic candidates pushing against big international deals, free trade has become politically homeless, writes John Harwood....
21:51, 2019-09-20

Watch: Trump takes questions at joint press event with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison Morrison and Trump were expected to discuss a range of issues during a bilateral meeting Friday morning, including the ongoing U.S.-China trade war and the rising tensions in the Middle East....
21:51, 2019-09-20

Mahesh Bhatt Turns 71 Today, Celebrates With His Family With A Special Birthday Menu. Mahesh Bhatt celebrated his 71st birthday, in the middle of shooting for his next Sadak 2, with Alia Bhatt and Pooja Bhatt at a restaurant in Mumbai with some delicious North Indian delicacies....
21:51, 2019-09-20

Cooking Tips: How To Make Preservative-Free Schezwan Sauce At Home Schezwan sauce is a multi-purpose flavour-enhancer that goes with pretty much everything. Why go for store-bought sauce when you can easily make some at home?...
21:51, 2019-09-20

Ad Astra: A journey upriver to meet your demons, internal and otherwise Brad Pitt stars as an astronaut in search of his long-lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) in Ad Astra. On its own, the title of this week's blockbuster release—Ad Astra, Latin for "to the stars"—doesn't tell you much about what the film is about. The trailers haven't done much to clarify, promising ever...
22:34, 2019-09-20

Chelsea's Mount has a chance of playing Liverpool, says Lampard "Chelsea will make a late call on midfielder Mason Mount\u0027s participation in Sunday\u0027s Premier League clash against leaders Liverpool as he continues to recover from an ankle injury, manager Frank Lampard said on Friday."...
22:34, 2019-09-20

Barca's Valverde risks Spain club versus country row over Fati "BARCELONA, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde has risked a club versus country dispute with Spain after suggesting he does not want 16-year-old striker Ansu Fati to be called up for next month\u0027s Under-17 World Cup."...
22:34, 2019-09-20

Witchcraft? Tributes to Murder Victims? The Uncertain Origins of 17 Miniature Coffins in Scotland 17 miniature coffins were discovered in a small cave on the mystical Arthur’s Seat outside of Edinburgh, Scotland in 1836. Today, only eight remain and are now on display at the National Museum of Scotland.  ...
22:34, 2019-09-20

Patriots coach Bill Belichick cuts press conference short after repeated Antonio Brown questions New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick abruptly ended his regular Friday press conference after receiving repeated questions about allegations surrounding star wide receiver Antonio Brown....
22:34, 2019-09-20

'The Need,' 'Trust Exercise' make longlist for National Book Award for Fiction The National Book Foundation announced 10 contenders for its fiction award, including Helen Phillips' thriller "The Need" and Susan Choi's "Trust Exercise."...
22:34, 2019-09-20

Honda's Marquez wanted to risk MotoGP Aragon free practice crash Marc Marquez admits he knew there was a "very big chance" he'd crash in MotoGP Aragon Grand Prix free practice, as he had to discover the hard front tyre's limits...
23:00, 2019-09-20

Vinales fastest in MotoGP Aragon FP2, Marquez crashes Maverick Vinales led Yamaha MotoGP team-mate Valentino Rossi in Aragon Grand Prix FP2, though Marquez held onto top spot on the combined times despite a small crash...
23:00, 2019-09-20

Gardner Minshew once tried to break his own hand with a hammer The legend of Gardner Minshew grows. Jacksonville’s folk hero quarterback might have won a lot of Jaguars fans over Thursday night after notching his first career NFL victory against the Tennessee Titans, but he’s been winning over the internet for two weeks. Since he was thrust into act...
23:00, 2019-09-20

Prop Up Your Phone or Tablet In Style With This $6 Stand No desk is complete in this day and age without a decent phone and tablet stand. This one’s made of aluminum, can adjust to multiple angles, and is only $6 at checkout. What more could you want?...
23:00, 2019-09-20

The Best Apps That Now Support Dark Mode in iOS 13 iOS 13 is here, and like Android 10, Apple’s newest OS update brings an official dark mode to your iPhone. Apps can have their own special looks when you’re using dark mode, too, and the fine folks at Gadget Hacks have provided a long list of various apps that currently support this feature. Some of...
23:00, 2019-09-20

Teach Your Kids to 'Find a Parent' If They Get Lost When my son was four, my husband and I took him and his then two-year-old sister to spend the day on a Florida beach. The scene was picture perfect: The sun was shining, we’d managed to remember sunscreen and beach toys, and both kids were content to build sand castles in front of our beach blanket....
23:00, 2019-09-20

Humidity meets hedonism during Asia's most punishing F1 race Imagine driving at speeds so fast that it feels like a 45 kilogram dumbbell is pressing against your head, and you're wearing so much heavy gear that you're quickly drenched in sweat....
23:00, 2019-09-20

Hopes for trade breakthrough fade as China cancels U.S. farm visits A U.S.-China trade deal appeared elusive on Friday after Chinese officials unexpectedly canceled a visit to farms in Montana and Nebraska amid two days of ongoing talks in Washington....
23:00, 2019-09-20

U.S. federal funds rate fell below top-end of Fed's target The average interest rate on what the banks charge each other to borrow reserves overnight on Thursday fell below the upper-end of the Federal Reserve's target range for the first time this week in the aftermath of turmoil in money markets....
23:00, 2019-09-20

Protesting Climate Change, Young People Take to Streets in a Global Strike Anxious about the future and angry about the failure to curb the crisis, hundreds of thousands joined an urgent call for action against climate change....
23:00, 2019-09-20

Climate Activism Is Feminism In a Dying World In the absence of clear, concise, and unified action from elected officials around the world to fight the climate crisis, it’s the utmost bullshit that teenagers, children, and other students have had to step in and rise up. The nihilism driving this lack of interest (or, in cases like the Trump ad...
23:34, 2019-09-20

Borderlands 3: The Kotaku Review Take a bag of potato chips—any brand, anywhere—and you more or less know what you’re going to get. Crispy, greasy salt and oil delivered via thin layers of starch, they make a mess of crumbs and grease, and they’re terribly delicious, extremely difficult to stop eating once you’ve caved into the fir...
23:34, 2019-09-20

Person Naruto Runs Through 'Storm Area 51' Newscast In what started as a joke and is now our manifest reality, thousands of people are expected to storm Area 51 today. Today, we witnessed just one of many on camera running through the desert like characters from the popular anime series Naruto....
23:34, 2019-09-20

Justin Trudeau poses for selfies, hugs supporters in Canada's most ethnically diverse city amid blackface scandal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took his campaign to Canada's most ethnically diverse city on Friday, issuing yet another mea culpa for old blackface images, and posing for selfies and hugging supporters on the streets of Toronto....
23:34, 2019-09-20

Fire-damaged rooster from Notre-Dame's spire goes on display A battered copper rooster that used to sit atop the spire of Notre-Dame Cathedral is to go on public display more than five months after the massive fire that almost burnt the iconic building to the ground....
00:00, 2019-09-21

Study: Fighting climate change is more cost-effective than cleaning up the mess The cost of letting climate change run its course and dealing with the consequences would be much higher than the cost of curbing emissions, new research suggests....
00:00, 2019-09-21

That Leaked List of Samsung Devices Getting Android 10 Is Bogus Don’t believe everything you read on the internet. A screenshot made the rounds earlier this week that allegedly listed all the Samsung devices that were going to receive Android 10. The list caused an understandable excitement for some Samsung owners, hopeful that the latest version of Android woul...
00:00, 2019-09-21

Microsoft boss: tech firms must stop 'if it's legal, it's acceptable' approach Exclusive: Brad Smith says firms must help define and live by standards before they are forced on themTech companies should stop behaving as though everything that is not illegal is acceptable, says Microsoft’s second-in-command. Instead, they should focus on defining – and living by – the standards...
00:00, 2019-09-21

Gaurav Gill & Dean Mascarenhas Face-Off In 2019 INRC Round 3 The third round of the Yacht Club FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship (INRC) is all set to take place this weekend in Jodhpur, and defending champion Gaurav Gill will be aiming to retain his......
00:00, 2019-09-21

MS Dhoni Spotted Driving His New Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk For The First Time One of India's most talented cricketers, Mahendra Singh Dhoni recently become the proud owner of a brand new Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. While the high-performance SUV was delivered to him last......
00:00, 2019-09-21

Trump ambassador: ‘Journalists face risks. Murder shouldn’t be one of them’ A top Trump administration diplomat this week went to bat for journalists, especially those covering wars, urging an international forum to strengthen safety standards for the media....
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"Largest Polar Expedition In History" To Probe Arctic Climate A team of scientists from 19 countries will set off for the Arctic on Friday, aiming to freeze their ship into the polar ice for a year to research the changing climate....
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More Than 200 Young Climate Strikers "Drop Dead" At Thai Ministry More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with......
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Facebook working on addressing election threats ahead of 2020 vote, U.S. lawmakers told Congress has been debating a privacy law that could sharply rein in the ability of companies like Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple to collect and make money off users' personal data....
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Look to the Skies to See the Bat-Signal in Cities Worldwide In a celebration of Batman started by DC Comics, sites including the former Domino Sugar building in Brooklyn will be emblazoned with his symbol on Saturday....
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30 college degrees were in limbo until this moment These scholars were worried about how they were going to pay for their last semester at Clark Atlanta University. Two alumni planned an incredible gift so they wouldn't have to worry about that anymore.        ...
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Hurricane Lorena headed toward popular Mexican tourist destination Cabo San Lucas Hurricane Lorena is headed toward popular Mexican tourist destination Los Cabos, forcing some flights to be canceled as locals prepare for rain        ...
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New details reported on Trump-Ukraine call as Dems clash with White House on complaint The controversy over President Trump’s mysterious call with a foreign leader that prompted a whistleblower complaint ratcheted up Friday afternoon as a new report said it involved Trump asking Ukraine numerous times in a single phone call to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden’s son....
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Trump warns Iran of ‘severe’ defeat if military conflict broke out President Trump on Friday said he believes sanctions against Iran are working but indicated he would not hesitate to order military action if necessary, saying it would amount to a “very severe form of winning” for the United States....
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Netflix shares fall as analyst predicts slowdown and CEO admits Disney and Apple 'tough competition' Netflix CEO Reed Hastings admitted that it's a "whole new world starting in November," with the launch of Apple TV+, Disney+ and other new streaming services....
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Bundesliga: Mainz lose the game but win the day Mainz might have lost on matchday 5 because they couldn't stop Amine Harit, but the club's efforts to join the Global Climate Strike mean they won the day. This is a club of action, both on and off the pitch....
02:00, 2019-09-21

Jordan Peterson enters rehab after wife’s cancer diagnosis Jordan Peterson, the Canadian psychologist and anti-political-correctness crusader, has checked himself in to rehab in New York, his daughter has revealed. The “12 Rules for Life” author has sought help trying to get off the anti-anxiety drug clonazepam, his daughter Mikhaila Peterson said in a vide...
02:00, 2019-09-21

New England Patriots release Antonio Brown, who faces rape allegation NFL star wide receiver Antonio Brown, who has been accused of rape by his former personal trainer, was released on Friday by the New England Patriots, the team said less than two weeks after signing the prolific pass-catcher to a contract....
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Europe and Team World end Laver Cup session level Dominic Thiem and Jack Sock won their singles matches as Team Europe and Team World shared the spoils in the day session on the first day of the Laver Cup in Geneva on Friday....
02:00, 2019-09-21

FBI Served Secret Subpoenas to a Video Game Developer, Antivirus Maker, and More The names of more than 120 companies secretly served FBI subpoenas for their customers’ personal data were revealed on Friday, including a slew of U.S. banks, cellphone providers, and a leading antivirus software maker.Read more......
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New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick leaves press conference after five Antonio Brown questions New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick said he wasn't going to answer any questions about Antonio Brown, so he exited his news conference early.       ...
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Bold predictions for Week 4 of the college football season Expect the unexpected in college football. Week 4 should be more of same. USA TODAY's bold predictions include danger for Auburn, Texas and Michigan.       ...
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Sacklers threaten to scrap opioid deal if they aren’t shielded from lawsuits Enlarge / PURDUE PHARMA, STAMFORD, CT, UNITED STATES - 2019/09/12: Members of P.A.I.N. (Prescription Addiction Intervention Now) and Truth Pharm staged a protest on September 12, 2019 outside Purdue Pharma headquarters in Stamford, over their recent controversial opioid settlement. (credit: Getty | ...
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TiVo tries running pre-roll ads before your recorded shows It might soon be that much harder to avoid ads by using a DVR. TiVo appears to be testing 15-second pre-roll ads that play before recorded shows, making it difficult to avoid at least some marketing -- you can fast-forward through the promos, but it'......
02:34, 2019-09-21

Tinder’s ‘Swipe Night’ show lets users swipe to control the plot Tinder is about to modernize the choose-your-own-adventure plot. Today, the company confirmed rumors that it's launching an original show, Swipe Night. In true Tinder style, you'll watch on your phone and decide how the story unfolds by swiping left......
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Netanyahu trails rival ahead of scrap to form Israeli coalition Benny Gantz has opened up a two-seat lead over Benjamin Netanyahu in the "almost final" results of Israel's razor-tight election, as both men prepare for a fight to command a parliamentary majority and form a government....
02:34, 2019-09-21

Buy Committee: Should I Buy Lederhosen to Wear For Oktoberfest? For the past five years, I’ve attended Sierra Nevada’s Oktoberfest event in Chico, CA. And every year, I wonder if I should invest in a pair of Lederhosen....
03:00, 2019-09-21

Robert F. Smith Gets the Final Bill for His Gift to Morehouse—and the Number Is Stunning When philanthropist and entrepreneur Robert F. Smith offered to pay the entire balance of the outstanding student loans for Morehouse’s most recent graduating class, not only did the gift eliminate a burden from the backs of hundreds of students but it also sparked a much-needed conversation about s...
03:00, 2019-09-21

I Am Still a Part of the Rhythm Nation 30 Years Later and That's Alright With Me I recently saw a Billboard article that ranked every song on Janet Jackson’s fourth studio album, 1989’s Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814 (we’ll just call it Rhythm Nation from here on out)—though I’m sure most folks think it’s her second album after her landmark album, 1986’s Control—and thought ...
03:00, 2019-09-21

In tech 'awakening,' U.S. workers at Google, Amazon join climate protests Hundreds of workers from Google, Amazon and other technology companies on Friday joined climate-change marches in San Francisco and Seattle, saying their employers had been too slow to tackle global warming and needed to take more drastic action....
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