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Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries

John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino honoured for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Reaction to battery researchers’ Nobel award – live!The Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to ...

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries

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Nobel Prize In Chemistry Awarded For Development Of Lithium Ion Batteries Nobel Prize 2019 for Chemistry has been awarded to John B Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino for the developing the lithium-ion batteries that are today used in everyday items from......
14:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded for the development of lithium-ion batteries John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their development of lithium-ion batteries. The batteries are found in everything from watches to automobiles....
09:17, 2019-10-10

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for development of lithium-ion batteries – as it happened John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino made laureates for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Report: chemistry Nobel given to lithium-ion battery researchers 12.26pm BST And there we leave the chemistry prize for another year. Huge congratulations go to John...
20:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Honors Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.”...
14:00, 2019-10-09

Lithium-Ion Batteries Work Earns Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 3 Scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.”...
19:34, 2019-10-09

3 Scientists Share Nobel Prize in Chemistry For Their Work With Lithium-Ion Batteries (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday for their work leading to the development of lithium-ion batteries, which have reshaped energy storage and transformed cars, mobile phones and many other devices — and reduced reliance on fossil fuels that contr...
15:51, 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry goes to developers of lithium-ion batteries The 2019 Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batteries....
12:34, 2019-10-09

Chemistry Nobel Prize Goes to Lithium-Ion Batteries, Even If They Explode Sometimes The Nobel Foundation has awarded scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham, and Akira Yoshino the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their work developing lithium-ion batteries. Read more......
22:00, 2019-10-09

Pioneers of lithium-ion batteries win the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry This year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry has been awarded to three scientists credited with the invention of the rechargeable lithium-ion battery. John B Goodenough of the University of Texas at Austin, M Stanley Whittingham of Binghamton University and......
14:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel in Chemistry Given for Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to three scientists for their work developing lithium-ion batteries—power sources that touched off a technological revolution that gave rise to cellphones and electric cars....
20:34, 2019-10-09

Chemistry Nobel hails work on lithium ion batteries Lithium ion batteries have “revolutionized our lives” since they first entered the market in 1991, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said. “They have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society, and are of the greatest benefit to humankind.”...
20:34, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
13:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in physics awarded for work on cosmology – as it happened James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’Full report: Nobel prize in physics goes to cosmology and exoplanet researchers 12.35pm BST And there we leave the physics prize for another year. Huge con...
15:17, 2019-10-08

A Chemistry Nobel we can use: Lithium-ion batteries Enlarge / A diagram showing lithium ions moving between two different materials they can intercalate into. (credit: US DOE) Lithium-ion batteries have become central to everything from the mobile-electronic revolution to electric vehicles, and they're poised to play a huge role in fostering the ex...
01:51, 2019-10-10

Pioneers of lithium-ion battery win 2019 Nobel chemistry prize Scientists John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for the development of lithium-ion batteries, an important technology in enabling the world to move away from fossil fuels....
13:34, 2019-10-09

Battery pioneers who made mobile revolution possible win Nobel chemistry prize Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for developing and refining rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which made the global information technology, mobile and fossil-fuel free revolutions possible....
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Nobel Prize in Physics to be awarded The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics will be awarded Tuesday, a day after two Americans and one British scientist were awarded the award for Physiology or Medicine...
10:17, 2019-10-08

Creators of modern rechargeable batteries share Nobel prize If you had to slip a couple AAs into your smartphone every morning to check your email, browse Instagram, and text your friends, chances are the mobile revolution would not have been quite so revolutionary. Fortunately the rechargeable lithium-ion battery was invented — a decades-long task for which...
06:34, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to U.S. and British Scientists The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to U.S. and British scientists for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to the amount of oxygen available....
17:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Advances in Cosmology The prize was awarded to three scientists for work advancing the understanding of Earth’s place in the cosmos—from the history of the universe since the big bang to the first discovery of a planet outside our solar system....
16:17, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers William Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza worked out how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityThree scientists have shared this year’s Nobel prize in physiology or medicine for discovering how the body responds to changes in oxygen levels, one of the most essential processes for life.Willia...
19:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in physics awarded to cosmology and exoplanet researchers James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’Three scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel prize in physics for groundbreaking discoveries about the evolution of the Universe and the Earth’s p...
15:17, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 Scientists for Oxygen Research STOCKHOLM — The 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to scientists William G. Kaelin, Jr, Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza. They received the award jointly for their discoveries of “how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability,” the Nobel Committe...
18:17, 2019-10-08

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his work toward ending a 20-year conflict with neighboring Eritrea and opening up one of Africa’s most notorious one-party systems....
04:17, 2019-10-12

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers – as it happened William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share award for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityReport: Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers 12.30pm BST So there we have it, this year’s Nobel prize in physiology or medicine goes to a trio of scientists for t...
02:51, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to three scientists for exploration of universe A Canadian American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics for exploring the evolution of the universe and discovering a new kind of planet, with implications for that nagging question: Does life exist only on Earth?...
22:51, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded for discovery of dark matter, exoplanets The Nobel Prize in Physics for 2019 on Tuesday was awarded to three scientists for their focus on the cosmos and the discovery of a new planet outside the solar system....
14:51, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Research on How Cells Manage Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for discoveries about how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
00:00, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Literature Awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy member....
13:34, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Studies of Earth’s Place in the Universe The cosmologist James Peebles split the prize with two astronomers, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, for work the Nobel judges said “transformed our ideas about the cosmos.”...
21:17, 2019-10-08

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed The Nobel Committee Awarded Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed its annual peace prize early Friday morning, lauding the African leader for his substantial efforts in brokering a peace between his country and neighboring Eritrea....
18:51, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen William Kaelin, Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine for their discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability....
12:00, 2019-10-07

Lithium-ion batteries: How they work and why their creators earned a Nobel The lithium-ion battery is a technological breakthrough that helped its creators earn the Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday.       ...
18:34, 2019-10-09

James Peebles, Michel Mayor, Didier Queloz Awarded Nobel Prize In Physics The 2019 Nobel Prize for physics was awarded on Tuesday to Canadian-American physicist James Peebles for -theoretical discoveries in physical cosmology-, Swiss astrophysicist Michel Mayor and......
14:51, 2019-10-08

Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed clinched a peace deal with Eritrea President Isaias Afwerki, ending 20 years of the "no peace, no war" stalemate.        ...
01:17, 2019-10-12

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed awarded 2019 Nobel Peace Prize OSLO, Norway — The 2019 Nobel Peace has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Ahmed was cited for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighboring Eritrea. Berit Reiss-Andersen, th...
11:51, 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister awarded Nobel Peace Prize: Guterres hails his ‘people first’ agenda The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has been praised by the UN Secretary-General for creating a pathway to stability in the Horn of Africa region....
22:17, 2019-10-11

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for cosmology work Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved, and the Earth's place in it. One winner, Professor James Peebles, spoke to reporters by phone. (Oct. 8)        ...
14:51, 2019-10-08

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for work to understand cosmos STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year's Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved from the Big Bang and the blockbuster discovery of the first known planet outside our solar system....
15:51, 2019-10-09

| WATCH | Trio from US and UK win Nobel Medicine Prize for work on cells, oxygen US researchers William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza and Britain's Peter Ratcliffe have shared the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability, the Nobel Assembly says....
20:51, 2019-10-08

Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuating oxygen levels, opening up new approaches to treating heart failure, anaemia and cancer....
19:00, 2019-10-07

2019 Nobel Prize in Physics Goes to 3 Scientists Whose Work Furthers Understanding of ‘Earth’s Place in the Cosmos’ (STOCKHOLM) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved from the Big Bang, and the Earth’s place in it — and for the blockbuster discovery of a first ...
16:17, 2019-10-08

| WATCH | Trio win chemistry Nobel for lithium-ion battery Three researchers won the Nobel Chemistry Prize for the development of lithium-ion batteries, paving the way for smartphones and a fossil fuel-free society....
21:00, 2019-10-09

Former NYC student awarded nearly $60M after chemistry experiment left him severely disfigured A former New York City high school student was awarded nearly $60 million by a jury after he was left severely disfigured in a horrific chemistry experiment gone wrong....
01:34, 2019-07-03

Beacon HS student burned in botched chemistry experiment awarded nearly $60M A Manhattan jury on Monday awarded nearly $60 million in damages to a former Beacon High School student who was badly burned by a teacher’s botched chemistry experiment more than five years ago. The stunning amount nearly equals the $70 million-plus that Alonzo Yanes’ lawyer asked for du...
01:17, 2019-07-02

Making amends: Two Nobel Prizes for Literature to be awarded Sexual harassment, corruption, and rejection of the award — after a scandalous year in 2018, two writers will receive a Nobel Prize for Literature. A new jury is also to restore the reputation of the Swedish Academy....
09:17, 2019-10-10

Two Authors Just Won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Here’s What to Know About Them For the first time in the Nobel Prize for Literature’s 118-year history, two authors were announced Thursday as recipients of the award: Austrian novelist and playwright Peter Handke and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk. (Handke received the Prize for 2019. Tokarczuk received the Prize for 2018.) ...
23:51, 2019-10-10

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners (So Far) The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scientists for their work on cells’ ability to sense and react to oxygen availability. The Nobel Prize in psychics, chemistry, literature, peace and ec...
13:34, 2019-10-07

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scientists for their work on cells’ ability to sense and react to oxygen availability. The Nobel Prize in physics, chemistry and literature have been a...
00:51, 2019-10-12

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy member....
17:17, 2019-10-10

Greta Thunberg Awarded ‘Alternative Nobel’ for Climate Change Activism Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday was named one of the 2019 recipients of the Right Livelihood Award, known as the “Alternative Nobel Prize,” days after imploring world leaders to take the threat of climate change more seriously in an emotional speech at the United Nation...
16:00, 2019-09-25

Peter Handke, Olga Tokarczuk awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of life,” while the 2019 prize went to Austrian author Peter Handke. Mats Malm, the Swedish Acad...
17:51, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prizes for Literature awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Polish author Olga Tokarczuk won the 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature while the 2019 prize goes to Austrian writer Peter Handke. The dual announcement came after last year's scandal over sexual harassment and corruption....
17:51, 2019-10-10

Here Are the Favorites to Win the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize This Friday, the Nobel committee in Oslo, Norway will announce the winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. The prize is awarded annually to the person or organization that has done the most to promote world peace. Last year, Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege and human rights activist Nadia Murad jointly ...
03:17, 2019-10-08

10 uses for the Nobel-prize winning lithium ion battery Developers of the lithium ion battery were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Check out some key uses for the award-winning technology.       ...
18:34, 2019-10-09

Who are the Nobel Peace Prize favorites and when will it be announced?: What you should know The coveted prize is awarded annually to the person or organization who has done the most to promote world peace.        ...
02:17, 2019-10-11

Scientists behind first image of black hole awarded $3m prize Hundreds of researchers share Breakthrough prize in fundamental physicsAn international collaboration that captured the first image of a black hole, a cosmic plughole from which nothing that enters can ever escape, has won the most lucrative prize in physics.Hundreds of researchers on the Event Hori...
19:34, 2019-09-05

A Nobel prize that dishonours the victims of genocide | Ed Vuilliamy Whatever his literary merits, Peter Handke’s dismal morals should have disqualified himSo, the highest award in literature goes to a writer who denies the existence of concentration camps that it was my accursed honour to find in Bosnia in 1992, who lauded Slobodan Milošević, mastermind of the hurri...
23:51, 2019-10-12

‘The Big Bang Theory’ gets shout out before Nobel Prize announcement STOCKHOLM — Life imitated art Tuesday when “The Big Bang Theory” — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered the annals of Nobel Prize history. The announcement of the winners of this year’s Nobel in physics began with a nod to an unlikel...
00:00, 2019-10-09

3 win Nobel Prize for showing how cells sense low oxygen Three scientists win the Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering how cells respond to differing oxygen levels, paving the way for promising strategies to fight anemia, cancer and other diseases...
22:00, 2019-10-07

3 get Nobel Medicine prize for learning how cells use oxygen The so-called Nobel week when the winners of the coveted prizes are announced is starting with two literature laureates and a peace award which will be handed out after the science rewards...
12:34, 2019-10-07

‘Nobel Prize in stupidity’: Holocaust survivor wants AOC out of Congress There are few remaining survivors of concentration camps. Ed Mosberg is one of them. And the 93-year-old from Morris Plains, NJ, has no time for Rep. ­Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s statements last week, when she called the southern border’s migrant detention centers “concentration camps.” “She should b...
00:51, 2019-06-30

For Poland, Nobel Prize in Literature Is Cause for Conflict as Much as Congratulation When Olga Tokarczuk of Poland won the prize, the reaction was as divided as is the country itself. To some, she is an eloquent writer who captures Poland’s tragic history. To others, she is a traitor....
02:51, 2019-10-11

| WATCH | Ethiopian PM wins Nobel Peace Prize The son of poor villagers, a spy boss, and now the man behind dizzying attempts to reform Africa's fastest-growing economy and heal wounds with Ethiopia's neighbours, Abiy Ahmed has seen an unpredictable and peril-strewn rise to fame....
04:51, 2019-10-12

Why Greta Thunberg Didn't Win The Nobel Peace Prize Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was the odds-on favorite to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize.The award would have capped an already extraordinary year, in which Thunberg evolved from a......
18:51, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prizes in Literature Awarded to Austria’s Peter Handke and Poland’s Olga Tokarczuk The 2018 Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to Polish author Olga Tokarczuk “for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of life,” while the 2019 prize went to Austrian author Peter Handke. Mats Malm, the Swedish Acad...
13:34, 2019-10-10

| SCARY? Nobel Prize winning physicist speaks of 'little green men' Professor Didier Queloz of Cambridge University, who has jointly been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics, says he strongly believes that alien life exists....
06:00, 2019-10-09

Trump can’t stop talking about the Nobel Peace Prize. It might have something to do with Obama. Trump’s fascination with the most prestigious foreign affairs award in the world fits a well-known theme of his presidency: his dogged pursuit of praise, validation and superlatives....
05:00, 2019-09-24

| From Michael Jackson to Hitler, unlikely names for Nobel Peace Prize Eighty years ago on the brink of the bloodiest conflict in history, Adolf Hitler was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, illustrating that literally anyone can be nominated....
01:17, 2019-10-05

'Big Bang Theory' gets shout out at Nobel Prize announcement ceremony Life imitated art Tuesday when "The Big Bang Theory" — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered the annals of Nobel Prize history....
19:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize winner says battery recycling key to meeting EV demand Akira Yoshino, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with two others, said the industry should look for ways to increase the amount of solar and wind energy that can be stored in batteries used in cars....
17:17, 2019-10-10

Nobel prize in physics for discovery of exoplanet orbiting a star The Nobel prize in physics has been jointly awarded to  James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for their contributions to our understanding of the evolution of the universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos....
12:17, 2019-10-08

Science of far-away planets and infant universe wins Nobel prize Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for revealing the wonder of the evolution of the universe and discovering planets orbiting distant suns....
21:17, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize for Physics winners reveal secrets of space Between the deeply mystifying, intangible stuff — dark energy and dark matter — and the similarly complex, yet tangible findings — exoplanets — 2019's winners bring us ever closer to grasping our place in the universe....
21:17, 2019-10-08

No Idea Why Obama Got Nobel Prize, Says Trump; Complains He Deserves It Trump went on to raise the surprise awarding of the one of the world's most prestigious accolades in 2009 to his predecessor in the White House Barack Obama....
02:34, 2019-09-24

Dark Matter and Exoplanet Discoveries Win Nobel Physics Prize Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz on Tuesday won the Nobel Physics Prize for research that increases the understanding of our place in......
10:51, 2019-10-10

President Trump Insists He Would Get a Nobel Prize, If ‘They Gave It Out Fairly’ On Monday, President Trump said that Nobel Prizes aren’t handed out “fairly.” And if they were, he believes he would receive one for “a lot of things.” While speaking to the Pakistani Press before a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, President Trump was as...
02:34, 2019-09-24

Nobel prize for medicine goes to discovery of how cells sense oxygen The Nobel prize in physiology or medicine has been jointly awarded to William Kaelin of Harvard University, Peter Ratcliffe of Oxford University and Gregg Semenza of Johns Hopkins University, for their discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability...
17:00, 2019-10-07

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali, 43, Wins Nobel Peace Prize Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, hailed as a visionary and reformer, won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for his efforts to resolve the long-running conflict with neighbouring foe Eritrea....
18:51, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize-Winning Writer Toni Morrison Dies At 88 Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, has died following a short illness, her family said in a statement on Tuesday. She was 88....
03:00, 2019-08-07

Pen-chewing research wins Ig Nobel prize for German scientist A German scientist was awarded an Ig Nobel prize for discovering that holding a pen in your mouth does not bring joy. Other winners proved that one testicle is warmer than the other and that banknotes spread disease....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dies The first black woman to receive the Nobel literature prize, Toni Morrison, has died at the age of 88. Her novel "Beloved" won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988....
02:00, 2019-08-07

Nobel Prize-Winning Ethiopian PM Known For Unpredictable Working Style Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for ending 20 years of hostility with neighbouring Eritrea, can arouse strong reactions at home....
18:51, 2019-10-11

Greta Thunberg Didn't Win the Nobel Peace Prize. Good. On Friday, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali. He won for helping de-escalating long-simmering tensions with neighboring Eritrea.Read more......
22:17, 2019-10-11

Vaclav Havel Human Rights Prize awarded to Ilham Tohti The Council of Europe has awarded its prestigious annual human rights award to imprisoned Uighur activist Ilham Tohti. It has also jointly honored the Balkan-based Youth Initiative for Human Rights....
23:51, 2019-09-30

Nobel Prize winner says mankind is doomed to remain on Earth forever Sometime within the next five years or so, NASA plans on sending humans back to the Moon. Looking to the future, NASA is laying the groundwork for crewed trips to Mars as well, and all of this exciting space exploration has inevitably led many to question just how long before humans set up shop on a...
12:34, 2019-10-10

American, British hypoxia researchers win Nobel Prize for Physiology-Medicine The 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine went to three researchers who identified how cells sense changes in oxygen levels and adapt to them, which has revolutionized treatments for cancer, anemia and strokes....
14:34, 2019-10-07

Nobel prize winner Tokarczuk calls for democracy revival in Poland Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, who on Thursday was named the 2018 winner of the Nobel literature prize, said that Poland's general election on Sunday presents a chance for improving democracy in the......
20:51, 2019-10-10

Dr. Gregg Semenza won a Nobel Prize. His first instinct was to call his mother in New York 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.        ...
09:00, 2019-10-08

A Nobel for Sweden's Greta Thunberg? A tough decision for prize committee Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg's shaming of world leaders and air travelers over climate change has won her millions of admirers and attracted many new followers to her cause....
17:34, 2019-09-25

| WATCH | Nobel Physics Prize honours dark matter and exoplanets Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss astronomers Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz have won the Nobel Physics Prize for research that increases the understanding of our place in the universe....
20:51, 2019-10-08

| Nobel Prize-winning physicist Murray Gell-Mann dead at 89 Murray Gell-Mann, a physicist who theorised the existence of the quark and won a Nobel Prize for his method of classifying particles, has died at age 89, the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) said....
12:17, 2019-05-27

Nobel Prize for Medicine winners uncover 'a fundamental mechanism of life' Oxygen's role in sustaining life may be a central tenet of modern biology, but at its root is immense molecular complexity. In uncovering such mechanisms, the 2019 Nobel winners show how we adapt to oxygen deficiency....
01:34, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize-winning economist nabs East Village row house What a wedding gift! Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Romer and professor/author Caroline Weber, who married last year, will soon be the new owners of a 19th-century East Village row house that was once owned by Mary-Kate Olsen and her then-boyfriend (now husband) banker Olivier Sarkozy. The home,...
21:51, 2019-07-31

'They gave one to Obama': Trump complains he deserves a Nobel prize – video Donald Trump has suggested he is deserving of a Nobel prize 'for a lot of things', but has not received one yet because they are not given out fairly. 'They gave one to Obama immediately ... and he had no idea why he got it,' the US president complained.Trump went on to offer his services as a media...
14:00, 2019-09-27

How Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed Won the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize After Ending a War Abiy Ahmed, the Ethiopian Prime Minister who engineered the end of a two-decade conflict with neighboring Eritrea, was named on Oct. 11 as the recipient of the 100th Nobel Peace Prize, for his efforts to “achieve peace and international cooperation.” Yet even though he had been one of th...
01:51, 2019-10-12

Nobel prize winner laments lack of money for young physicists Swiss scientist Michel Mayor, who shared the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics, said on Wednesday he was concerned about how hard is it for young physicists to make a living from their science work....
16:17, 2019-10-09

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was named on Wednesday as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's alternative Nobel Prize....
10:34, 2019-09-25

Opinion: Nobel Peace Prize for Abiy Ahmed a misguided decision The Ethiopian laureate is surely a reformer, but he predominantly garners recognition beyond his country's borders. Despite the Nobel committee's well-meaning intentions, it is the wrong choice, writes Ludger Schadomsky....
21:17, 2019-10-11

2 Nobel literature prize winners expose Europe’s fault lines Nobel Prizes for literature go to two writers enmeshed in Europe’s social fault lines: Olga Tokarczuk, a liberal Pole who has irked her country’s conservative government, and Austrian Peter Handke, seen by some as an apologist for Serbian war crimes...
22:17, 2019-10-10

Nobel Peace Prize laureates weigh in on Trump's chance of winning The Nobel Prize Committee is just weeks away from announcing its 2019 recipient, months after it surfaced that President Trump was nominated by multiple people for the esteemed prize....
07:34, 2019-09-23

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize The award, worth almost a million dollars, has been given to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. He received the prize for his efforts in making peace with Eritrea after years of conflict and tensions....
21:17, 2019-10-11

Dr. Gregg Semenza called his mom after winning a Nobel Prize. She thought it was a crank call 2019 Nobel laureate Gregg Semenza of Tarrytown credits his teachers in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with sparking his interest in science.        ...
12:51, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize Winner Toni Morrison, One of America’s Greatest Writers, Has Died at 88 In describing the literary greatness of Toni Morrison—winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature, the first awarded to an African-American woman—the Nobel Foundation said that Morrison “in novels characterized by visionary force and poetic import, gives life to an essential aspect of American real...
19:51, 2019-08-06

Greta Thunberg Bookies' Favourite For Nobel Peace Prize, Experts Divided Bookmakers seem confident that Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is a shoo-in for the Nobel Peace Prize to be announced this week, but some experts are more cautious....
08:00, 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg, favourite to win Nobel peace prize, honoured at Standing Rock Swedish activist, 16, visits North and South Dakota in solidarity with indigenous groups fighting Dakota Access oil pipelineGreta Thunberg has been honoured by tribal leaders at Standing Rock in North Dakota, the scene of fierce environmental protests, as the teenage climate activist became odds-on ...
02:51, 2019-10-10

Last Witnesses by Svetlana Alexievich review – the astonishing achievement of the Nobel prize winner From Chernobyl to the experience of children during the second world war ... Alexievich has produced her own remarkable version of Soviet historyIn 1993, two years after Svetlana Alexievich published Boys in Zinc, her oral history of Russia’s war in Afghanistan, she was sued by a number of the peopl...
19:00, 2019-07-11

Physicists Win Nobel Prize for Finding Exoplanet Around a Sun-Like Star and for Helping Develop Theory of the Universe The 2019 Physics Nobel Prize will be awarded half to James Peebles of Princeton University, and half jointly to Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz of the University of Geneva in Switzerland, for theoretical work improving our understanding of the universe and for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a...
21:17, 2019-10-08

Greta Thunberg wins 'Alternative Nobel Prize' for her 'inspiring' climate change advocacy The announcement comes the same day as Thunberg made headlines for scolding "haters" in a viral Twitter thread aimed at critics.        ...
08:51, 2019-09-26

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 on Friday to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to secure peace with neighboring Eritrea....
22:17, 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictThe prime minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, who forged a peace deal with Eritrea last year, has won the 2019 Nobel peace prize.The award recognised Abiy’s “efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, an...
18:00, 2019-10-12

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

Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize-winning physicist who named quarks, dies at 89 1969 Nobel laureate helped discover subatomic particlesDeath confirmed by Santa Fe Institute he co-foundedMurray Gell-Mann, the Nobel-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic particles, has died. He was 89. Related: Video: Murray Gell-Mann on dit...
04:17, 2019-05-27

Lockheed Martin awarded $112.4M for work on F-35 Lockheed Martin was awarded two contracts worth about $112.4 million for work on the F-35 stealth fighters jets ahead of Pentagon orders to phase out Turkey subcontractors for the program by next March....
19:51, 2019-07-19

HII awarded $58M for work on Columbus, Helena submarines The U.S. Navy awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries individual contracts for work on the USS Helena and USS Columbus, which includes repairs, maintenance, upgrades and modernization efforts....
23:17, 2019-09-25

BAE awarded $50.3M for nuclear missile work for U.S., Britain BAE Systems has received a new contract for services on the Trident II D5 nuclear weapon systems aboard U.S. and British submarines, including support of current systems and concepts for future versions....
20:51, 2019-09-26

L3Harris awarded nearly $12.8M for Eglin AN/FPS-85 radar work L3Harris has been awarded a $12.8 million contract for support of the Eglin AN/FPS-85 radar at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida, which is used to conduct space object identification and provide intelligence support....
21:34, 2019-09-19

Lockheed awarded $1.1B in contracts for F-16 work for Slovakia, Iraq Lockheed Martin was awarded $1.1 billion in two separate contracts Wednesday for production and support of F-16 aircraft for Slovakia, and F-16 support and establishment of a training detachment at Balad Air Base, Iraq....
05:00, 2019-08-02

Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize winner, author of 'Beloved,' dies at 88 Toni Morrison, the first black woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, is gone. But her unique voice endures in novels like "Beloved."        ...
02:34, 2019-08-07

Economist who slated colleagues’ work is tipped for Nobel Ariel Rubinstein, who says economics lacks common sense, heads list of likely winnersAn economics professor who has trashed the work of his colleagues and their ability to forecast how economies will develop is one of the frontrunners for the Nobel Memorial prize for economics.Ariel Rubinstein, who ...
02:34, 2019-10-14

Leidos Inc. awarded $66.7M for Air Force Research Lab C4ISR sensor work Leidos Inc. received a $66.7 million contract with the U.S. Air Force to develop sensors and sensor systems for intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and battlespace awareness, the Pentagon announced Tuesday....
20:00, 2019-07-03

Lockheed Martin awarded $9.3M for post shakedown work on USS Billings Lockheed Martin was awarded a $9.3 million contract to provide post shakedown availability on the U.S. Navy's future USS Billings, a littoral combat ship undergoing sea trials....
18:17, 2019-06-03

General Atomics awarded $36.4M for drone, intelligence work in Afghanistan General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. received a $36.4 million contract for unmanned drone intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services, the Defense Department announced....
18:51, 2019-05-31

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

General Atomics awarded $12.5M for EMALS work on Navy's aircraft carriers General Atomics won a $12.5 million contract for repair of items involved with the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch Systems and advanced arresting gear developed for Ford-class aircraft carriers of the U.S. Navy....
22:00, 2019-10-04

Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel' for environmental work Chinese women’s rights advocate Guo Jianmei also among quartet of ‘practical visionaries’ recognised in Right Livelihood awardsDays after her powerful speech to the UN climate action summit reverberated around the world, Greta Thunberg has been named among four winners of an international award dubb...
16:34, 2019-09-25

Work bonus leads man to $300 casino prize, $300,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man who received a small bonus from work managed to win $300 from a casino and $300,000 from a scratch-off lottery ticket on the same day....
22:17, 2019-05-23

'Joker' takes top prize at Venice Film Festival, Roman Polanski's 'An Officer and a Spy' wins jury prize Todd Phillips' dark comic book film "Joker" won the Golden Lion Award at the 76th Venice International Film Festival on Saturday and cemented its place as a legitimate contender for the rest of the awards season....
21:34, 2019-09-08

The Divorce exes have more chemistry with each other than with anyone else Divorce isn’t one of HBO’s showy, blockbuster hits like the also-currently-airing Euphoria and Big Little Lies—this year it even got booted to Monday nights from prestige Sundays. So it’s not too surprising that was announced last week that this season will be Divorce’s last, with only four more epi...
05:34, 2019-07-09

Nets’ volatile chemistry still a major question The Nets brain trust made a huge splash by adding Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving on June 30, but have kept a low profile since. Other than general manager Sean Marks and coach Kenny Atkinson’s lone press conference in early July, they’ve maintained radio silence. Until now. With both expected to meet...
15:51, 2019-09-24

NBA analyst talks LeBron-AD chemistry and other intrigue SiriusXM NBA analyst Tim Legler talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about a refreshing NBA offseason, Steph Curry’s greatness and one stumbling block for the LeBron James and Anthony Davis tandem on the Lakers. Q: How has it been preparing for this season given all the roster changes? A: It’s har...
11:00, 2019-10-04

Eli Manning’s chemistry growing with two Giants receivers Highlights from the Giants practice on Wednesday: Something good Eli Manning had another solid day, going 5-for-6 in the 7-on-7 drills. He and receiver Bennie Fowler seem to be bolstering their chemistry each day, which was highlighted by several completed passes as well as back-to-back targets in t...
22:51, 2019-08-14

Eli Manning finding chemistry with his new Giants’ target Our daily practice report from Giants training camp: Good Eli Manning was 9-for-12 in 11-on-11 drills. Golden Tate was a big target for Manning, as the two continue to develop their chemistry on the field. Bad Manning might have had a solid day, but a pick from safety Antoine Bethea ended the vetera...
04:00, 2019-08-01

Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy explain on-air chemistry If only NBA executives felt as strongly about Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson as the two feel about each other. The two are widely respected for the work they have done on the sidelines, but recent attempts to return there have proven fruitless. Both were considered for the Knicks’ coaching job last...
12:17, 2019-05-31

Seidl: Good chemistry 'important' between team mates "McLaren\u0027s new team principal Andreas Seidl says that it\u0027s important that the squad\u0027s two drivers Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris have good chemistry and work well together."...
18:34, 2019-08-11

Student burned in chemistry class should get $5M: city lawyer A city lawyer argued that the teacher who conducted a chemistry experiment gone awry shouldn’t be blamed for the accident that badly burned a Beacon High School teen — and the former student should be awarded no more than $5 million in damages. Mark Mixson, who reps the Department of Education and f...
00:17, 2019-06-28

Caddie chemistry helping Westwood mount a charge Lee Westwood admits his caddie knows little about golf but that's alright because the person carrying his bag around the Royal Portrush links is his girlfriend Helen Storey....
23:17, 2019-07-19

Bronze and Parris chemistry too potent for Scotland | Suzanne Wrack Parris will join the Ballon d’Or nominee Bronze at Lyon next season and the England pair showed exactly why they have been signed by Europe’s leading clubThere was an all too familiar ruthlessness with which Lucy Bronze and Nikita Parris, who will both be playing for Lyon from next season, attacked ...
05:34, 2019-06-10

Discover the artist who builds tiny worlds with basic chemistry The photo shows a tiny world created by artist Hicham Berrada from wax, acid, metal salts and chemistry. It comes alive at his exhibition at London’s Hayward Gallery...
11:34, 2019-07-02

50-Year Chemistry Mystery Solved by Wild New Carbon Ring Some precision chemistry performed atop a slice of table salt has given researchers unprecedented views of a controversial form of carbon.Read more......
15:34, 2019-08-16

Teacher of chemistry lab gone wrong neglected safety protocols: expert A chemistry safety expert testified Thursday in the trial for a Beacon High School Student who was burned in an experiment-gone-wrong in 2014 to say that his chemistry teacher and the school neglected a slew of safety protocols. “It never should have been done,” Samuella Sigmann said of the “Rainbow...
21:51, 2019-06-20

Randall Cobb builds chemistry with Dak Prescott as WR settles in with Cowboys After signing with the Cowboys this spring, Randall Cobb is building a rapport with a new quarterback for the first time since his rookie season.       ...
01:17, 2019-06-12

Chemistry lab fire left teen unrecognizable, dad tells jury A massive fireball from a botched high school chemistry lab experiment left his son, Alonzo, in excruciating pain — and burned beyond recognition, a dad testified in Manhattan on Thursday. “I didn’t recognize his face,” dad Claudio Yanes sobbed on the witness stand, describing having rushed to the e...
05:51, 2019-06-14

American Chemistry Council lobbyist’s parting warning for Trump The chemical industry’s top lobbyist in Washington said his industry has the ill-fated honor of being one of two most affected by China’s retaliatory tariffs....
03:17, 2019-07-06

Better Batteries Hopes that renewable energy could blunt the worst of climate change used to face a seemingly insurmountable hurdle: the need for better batteries. After all, the wind doesn’t always blow and the sun doesn’t always shine. But those better batteries are on their way, thanks to a myriad of small improv...
12:51, 2019-10-12

David Tennant and Michael Sheen's chemistry keeps Good Omens afloat The stakes of Amazon’s Good Omens are probably the highest of any TV series, with the opposing forces of Heaven and Hell preparing to wage the war to end all wars—and life—here on Earth. But while that conflict does provide the broader framework for the six-part limited series (and the Neil Gaiman a...
00:51, 2019-05-31

Sparkling star chemistry (and Keanu Reeves!) makes Always Be My Maybe a can’t-miss Netflix rom-com Rom-coms have the tricky task of straddling the “rom” and the “com” part, with a lot of star-steered vehicles leaning toward the former. Always Be My Maybe thankfully focuses on the latter; there are a lot of laughs packed into its friendship-becomes-something-more story....
20:51, 2019-05-30

UN lauds special chemistry of the periodic table, kicking off 150th anniversary celebrations On Tuesday, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) launched the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements at its headquarters in Paris, kicking off a series of events and activities to be held throughout the year, as the world celebrates the...
15:34, 2019-05-21

'The Walking Dead' showrunner on whether or not we should expect some sparks between Connie and Daryl this season: 'I think they have this kind of chemistry that's really interesting' AMC Warning: There are spoilers ahead for "The Walking Dead" season 10 premiere. One of the best moments on the season premiere is when Kelly gives her sister Connie a look when Daryl comes over to say hi to both of them. Showrunner Angela Kang told Insider that moment was actually improvised, bu...
08:34, 2019-10-07

Enriching solid-state batteries Researchers at MIT have come up with a new pulsed laser deposition technique to make thinner lithium electrolytes using less heat, promising faster charging and potentially higher-voltage solid-state lithium ion batteries. Key to the new technique for processing the solid-state battery electrolyte ...
21:00, 2019-07-11

Top budget smartphones with big batteries in India A decent battery is the root of any smartphone worth its salt. It ensures that you can get the most out of your phone during any point of the day, without worrying about battery drain. More importantly, it dictates whether or not you can listen to tunes on your device on your way home after a long d...
14:34, 2019-07-17

EVs, batteries could draw bulk of $7B GM pledge to UAW New electric vehicles, an all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system could draw much of the $7 billion that GM has pledged to invest in the U.S....
09:51, 2019-09-17

"Do Work Hired To Do, Not Spend Time On Non-Work Topics": Google To Staff Google has a message to its workers: heads down and do your job. Google issued new guidelines in a memo Friday for how its roughly 100,000 employees ought to conduct themselves....
05:51, 2019-08-24

Four day work weeks sound too good to be true. These companies make it work With the unemployment rate lingering near a 50-year low, employers are competing hard to recruit and retain talent. Some companies are beefing up their perks by offering four-day workweeks to entice workers seeking a better work-life balance....
20:01, 2019-07-01

Platinum giant wants in on batteries to ease EV threat Anglo American Platinum wants to create a new multi-billion dollar business for platinum-group metals to compete with cobalt and nickel as electric vehicles reduce the need for traditional catalytic converters....
20:00, 2019-08-14

UK car industry future hinges 'not on Brexit, but on batteries' Jaguar Land Rover boss says UK needs batteries made in Britain - or carmakers will leaveThe feeling of relief in the British car industry was almost palpable on Friday, when Jaguar Land Rover said it would invest billions in producing new electric vehicles in the UK. After the recent closure of two ...
20:34, 2019-07-07

Standardise batteries on electric vehicles | Letters Richard Snape says drivers should be able to exchange a depleted battery for a fully charged one at a service station. Plus Adrian Townsend questions the wisdom of recommending a new Oxford-to-Cambridge motorwayI think the National Infrastructure Commission is on the wrong track (Letters, 1 June). T...
20:34, 2019-06-04

Astronauts are swapping out ISS batteries like it’s an old pickup truck The International Space Station is a high-tech laboratory and high-flying living space. It’s an incredible structure that has been keeping astronauts safe and helping them carry out scientific objectives for nearly two decades now. But, like any decades-old piece of machinery, the old girl nee...
15:51, 2019-10-08

Best power bank in India: Best batteries over 10,000mAh Believe it or not, smartphone batteries have gotten better over the last few years, especially compared to when Android phones just arrived into the market. The powerful pocket computers demand power and OEMs do their best to offer the best solution for battery efficiency. We've created a ...
17:34, 2019-06-07

Tesla Said to Be Advanced Talks to Buy Batteries From LG Chem Tesla is in advanced talks with South Korea's LG Chem to source batteries for vehicles to be made in its Shanghai plant, a person familiar with the matter said....
00:17, 2019-08-24

Don't Misplace These Deals On Tiles, Now With Replaceable Batteries And lo, Tile decreed you can replace your own batteries now, and there was much rejoicing. If you’ve been waiting on a good deal for the new Tiles with replaceable batteries, we find some good deals buried in the couch cushions....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Under the skin: Why solid-state batteries are a big positive If solid-state batteries become a reality, range of EVs could double, weight would reduce and batteries, like this one in the I-Pace, would shrink significantly Safer and more durable than their lithium ion counterparts, solid-state batteries could be the next big thing in EV development Enthusia...
05:34, 2019-07-01

Nissan looks for ways to use long-lasting EV batteries Nissan is testing ways to use EV batteries outside of the car. The automaker's data shows that the batteries used by its Leaf will outlast the car by 10-12 years....
13:34, 2019-05-24

Work Advice: New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
03:34, 2019-08-17

We’ll work with cities, even when provinces won’t work with Ottawa: Trudeau He says his government has a plan to deal with climate change and that politicians of all stripes mustn't close their eyes to what is happening around them....
21:17, 2019-05-31

FAA tells airlines MacBook Pros with defective batteries can’t fly The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) The Federal Aviation Administration has banned certain 15-inch MacBook Pros with potentially defective batteries from US flights. The move, which follows Apple's June recall announcement, is part of a general FAA policy on devices wi...
00:17, 2019-08-15

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

New Research Promises Electric Car Batteries That Last For a Million Miles Electric motors guzzle electricity, which can be especially hard on a rechargeable battery. The power cells used in electric vehicles, like Teslas, have an expected lifespan of around 300,000 to 500,000 miles, but a team of battery researchers believes it has come up with a recipe that can double th...
21:17, 2019-09-23

Giant Batteries Supercharge Wind and Solar Plans A global wave of investment in high-capacity batteries is poised to transform the market for renewable energy, making it more practical and affordable to store wind and solar power....
01:34, 2019-08-12

Apple Is Recalling Some MacBook Pro Models Because of Overheating Batteries Apple on Thursday recalled some MacBook Pro laptops sold between September 2015 and February 2017 due to a “battery that may overheat and pose a safety risk.” The Cupertino, California-based technology giant said in a statement that it is asking customers to stop using the computers. The...
22:51, 2019-06-20

Under the skin: how paint is improving EV batteries and autonomous cars New types of paint-like coatings promise to make better batteries and help lidar to see black cars in the gloom Among all the oily bits and electronics coming our way as cars get more sophisticated, there are some technologies that we’ll never even notice. Some are visible but hiding in plain sight...
10:00, 2019-10-07

Tesla to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem: Bloomberg Tesla Inc has agreed to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem Ltd for electric vehicles manufactured in China, Bloomberg reported on Friday citing people familiar with the matter....
09:51, 2019-08-23

Skip’s new electric scooter is equipped with waterproof batteries Electric scooters are prone to a lot of wear and tear -- which gives most of them a pretty short shelf life. Skip unveiled a new model of electric scooter, the S3, that should be tougher and more sustainable than its predecessor. The S3 includes swap......
06:34, 2019-08-15

Mophie adds USB-C ports to refreshed Powerstation batteries Mophie, the makers of a popular line of external batteries, announced today an update to its Powerstation family of portable chargers. The refreshed versions of the Powerstation line come in four different capacities, a variety of colors and now incl......
21:34, 2019-05-29

Nissan's zero-emission ice cream truck uses recycled EV batteries For some, chasing the neighborhood ice cream truck is a favorite summer tradition. But many ice cream trucks have diesel engines, and older models keep those engines running to power the freezers. That means you get a hefty side of CO2 emissions with......
18:17, 2019-06-20

Tesla agrees to buy LG Chem batteries for China EVs, sources say Batteries made by LG Chem will be used initially in Model 3 cars manufactured in the plant near Shanghai, Tesla’s first outside of the U.S., sources told Bloomberg....
16:17, 2019-08-23

Apple recalls some MacBook Pros because of overheating batteries Apple issued a recall for certain models of its popular MacBook Pro laptop after it became aware of issues that its battery could overheat and "pose a safety risk."...
05:34, 2019-06-21

PSA to assemble batteries for hybrid, electric cars in Slovakia French carmaker PSA, owner of the Peugeot, Citroen and DS brands, will start assembling batteries for its hybrid and electric cars at its plant in Trnava, Slovakia, and later at its plant in Vigo, Spain....
19:34, 2019-06-14

Sunday's Best Deals: Fire TVs, Instant Pot Max, AmazonBasics Batteries, and More Get a free Echo Dot when you buy a Fire TV, Instant Pot Max, and a 20-pack of AmazonBasics AA Batteries lead of Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
17:17, 2019-08-18

Eco-friendly aluminum batteries might power solar and wind farms Renewable energy might soon have storage batteries that are more environmentally friendly in their own right. Researchers have developed a new form of aluminum battery with twice the energy density of previous designs, making the technology more pra......
20:34, 2019-09-30

iPhone 11 tipped to ship with bigger batteries and a faster charger Apple is widely expected to unveil the iPhone 11 series on September 10th, with the three new iPhones expected to hit stores some 10 day later. As much as Apple wants to keep its next smartphone secret, we inevitably find out several details about them well before the press event and this year is no...
19:00, 2019-08-21

Rivian will repurpose used EV batteries for solar power in Puerto Rico Rivian is known for pushing the boundaries of battery tech. Not only is the startup working on the first all-electric pickup for the US market, it's also planning "Rivian-to-Rivian" charging, which will allow its vehicles to charge each other, and it......
10:00, 2019-06-15

We Found More Deals On Tile Item Finders, Now With Replaceable Batteries Tile Mate with Replaceable Battery | $19 | AmazonFour Pack Tile Mate with Replaceable Battery | $50 | AmazonFour Pack Tile Combo | $45 | Amazon...
19:34, 2019-10-07

South Korea's LG Chem to team up with China's Geely on EV batteries South Korean battery maker LG Chem Ltd said on Thursday it had signed an agreement to set up a joint venture with China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd to produce batteries for electric vehicles....
07:17, 2019-06-13

FAA issues flight ban on 2015 MacBook Pros with faulty batteries If you have a 2015 model of the 15-inch MacBook Pro, you may want to take up Apple on its free battery replacement offer before bringing it with you on a flight. The US Federal Aviation Administration has banned the model -- particularly those sold b......
07:17, 2019-08-14

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

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

Volvo hikes FY growth outlook; picks Samsung for batteries AB Volvo on Thursday hiked its growth outlook for North America and Europe, as upbeat deliveries for trucks and construction equipment as well as continued easing of supply-chain bottlenecks helped the Swedish truckmaker top estimates....
09:34, 2019-07-18

Audi in talks to buy EV batteries from BYD amid supply constraints, report says Batteries from Warren Buffett-backed BYD would be used to equip upscale vehicles made on the Premium Platform Electric architecture jointly developed by Audi and Porsche, Bloomberg reported....
17:00, 2019-08-29

Work-knife balance: the joy of eating at work Why feel guilty about eating alone at your desk or sneaking out for a hangover-busting fry-up? Dining during office hours can be one of life’s great pleasuresEating in the office is not usually considered one of life’s great treats. It is hard to see breakfast meetings, or scarfing a sandwich while ...
19:34, 2019-09-05

Apple Locking iPhone Batteries to Discourage DIY, Third-Party Repair: Reports Apple is reportedly locking down batteries with a software switch, and if users decide to replace the battery on their own, or through other means, an error message in battery health shows up....
13:51, 2019-08-09

Apple puts 15-inch, mid-2015 MacBook Pro batteries under voluntary recall If you have a 15-inch MacBook Pro from 2015, you might be owed a battery replacement from Apple, as they've been placed under a voluntary recall. Certain 2015 MacBook Pro models have a battery issue which can cause them to overheat and potentially cause a safety risk, according to Apple. H...
01:34, 2019-06-21

Motorcycles, batteries and rifles: Here's a list of products that still face September tariffs The United States Trade Representative releases the lists of items that will face new tariffs in September and December, with items such as cellphones and kitchenware getting a temporary reprieve....
01:51, 2019-08-14

Refreshed Mophie Powerstation batteries bring power, versatility, and style together Despite selling its products at a premium compared to a number of its competitors, Mophie is apparently the most successful external battery brand in the US. That's due in large part to the company's popular battery cases designed specifically for use alongside Apple's newest iPhones, as well as a s...
10:17, 2019-05-30

Apple voluntarily recalling batteries on MacBook Pro notebooks due to safety risk. What to do Apple announced a voluntary recall of certain 15-inch MacBook Pro mostly sold between between September 2015 and February 2017. Batteries may overheat.       ...
01:51, 2019-06-21

Toyota using made-for-Tesla Panasonic batteries for China hybrids -Nikkei Toyota Motor Corp has started using batteries that Panasonic Corp designed for Tesla Inc in some of its plug-in hybrids sold in China, the Nikkei business daily reported on Friday....
03:17, 2019-09-13

Apple introduces a recall program for some MacBook Pro laptops with faulty batteries The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. [credit: Andrew Cunningham ] Today, Apple sent out a press release and published a customer support document announcing a new voluntary recall-and-repla...
02:34, 2019-06-21

Toyota using Tesla-style Panasonic batteries for China hybrids: sources Toyota Motor Corp has started using the same type of battery that Panasonic Corp designed for Tesla Inc in some of its plug-in hybrids sold in China, sources familiar with the matter said....
10:00, 2019-09-13

UPDATE 1-Volvo hikes FY growth outlook; picks Samsung for batteries AB Volvo on Thursday hiked its growth outlook for North America and Europe, as upbeat deliveries for trucks and construction equipment as well as continued easing of supply-chain bottlenecks helped the Swedish truckmaker top estimates....
10:01, 2019-07-18

Vape pen explodes, shattering teen’s jaw amid rising concerns over batteries Austin Adams, 17, was trying to quit smoking. So he turned to electronic cigarettes in an attempt to ease his addiction to tobacco. He found the one he wanted — a device from a company called VGOD — and asked his mother, Kailani Burton, to buy it for him. She did. Adams had been using the new device...
19:00, 2019-06-20

Apple locks new iPhone batteries to prevent third-party repair, report says Enlarge (credit: SOPA Images | Getty) If your new iPhone needs a new battery anytime soon, you may not want to bother replacing it yourself or heading to your local third-party shop. Thanks to a change on Apple's part, you'll be basically left with a permanent warning message if you do. iFixit rep...
19:51, 2019-08-08

Truckmaker Volvo lifts market view, picks Samsung for batteries Sweden's AB Volvo raised its market forecasts for North America and Europe on Thursday, as higher trucks and construction equipment deliveries helped it to top profit estimates....
10:51, 2019-07-18

Christina Milian and Adam Demos showcase their chemistry in 'Falling Inn Love' When city girl Gabriela spontaneously enters a contest and wins a rustic New Zealand inn, she teams up with contractor Jake Taylor to fix and flip it.        ...
14:34, 2019-08-28

Apple recalled a limited number of older MacBook Pros due to overheating batteries If you’re the proud owner of a 15-inch MacBook Pro that you bought anywhere between September 2015 and February 2017, then you might want to check if you qualify for a free battery replacement. Apple has just recalled a limited number of older MacBook Pros, which “contain a battery that ...
17:00, 2019-06-21

Japan's JX Nippon Mining seeks pot of gold in high-tech chips, batteries The mining and smelting unit of giant Japanese energy-to-metals company JXTG Holdings plans to drill down into the world of consumer electronics and high-tech batteries to beef up profits while pausing on traditional, high-investment base metals projects that drain resources....
20:00, 2019-07-03

Google Play apps with 1.5 million downloads drained batteries and slowed devices Enlarge Researchers have discovered two Google Play apps with more than 1.5 million downloads engaging in a new form of click fraud that drained batteries, slowed performance, and increased mobile data usage on infected phones. The apps—a notepad app called "Idea Note: OCR Text Scanner, GTD, Colo...
17:34, 2019-08-29

UPDATE 1-Toyota using made-for-Tesla Panasonic batteries for China hybrids -Nikkei Toyota Motor Corp has started using batteries that Panasonic Corp designed for Tesla Inc in some of its plug-in hybrids sold in China, the Nikkei business daily reported on Friday....
05:17, 2019-09-13

Uber unveils brand new Jump electric scooters and swappable batteries for bikes Uber launched its Jump scooter rental service in October, with Xiaomi delivering the actual scooters that are one tap away if available in your city. But Uber has partnered with a different company for a second version of the Jump scooter, which will be available this month in various US markets. D...
11:17, 2019-06-13

Zoox CEO explains what makes the company’s self-driving cars better: four-wheel steering, big batteries, AI Zoox CEO Aicha Evans detailed the self-driving tech company's platform and vision during a keynote address at Amazon's re:MARS conference in Vegas.Read More...
00:51, 2019-06-07

Thursday's Best Deals: Nintendo Switch Online, Trtl Travel Pillow, Anker AA Batteries, and More A Trtl Travel Pillow, 12 months of Nintendo Switch Online, and Anker Alkaline AA Batteries lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
19:00, 2019-09-05

Report: Apple Has Activated Software Locks on iPhone Batteries to Discourage Third-Party Repairs Apple has activated a “dormant software lock” that effectively kneecaps third-party replacement batteries on some newer models of iPhone, according to a report from iFixIt on Wednesday, by disabling access to battery health data unless the replacement has been installed by Apple or an authorized ser...
10:51, 2019-08-08

Coast Guard issues warning on charging phone batteries after California boat fire In the wake of the deadly California dive boat fire, the Coast Guard recommends boat operators limit the unsupervised use of power strips        ...
15:51, 2019-09-12

Accidentally circumcised man awarded $24K This guy really got shafted. A British man has been awarded more than $24,000 after going into a hospital for a bladder procedure — and coming out circumcised. “It was a real surprise,” 70-year-old Terry Brazier told the Daily Star of the accidental snip at Leicester Royal Infirmary. Bra...
01:51, 2019-08-06

Lockheed awarded $348.2M for F-35 Lot 12 production Lockheed Martin was awarded $348.2 million for Lot 12 low-rate initial production of the F-35, while Pratt & Whitney reportedly is working to correct issues causing it to be chronically late delivering engines for them....
17:51, 2019-07-03

Raytheon awarded $500.6M for R&D of two radars Raytheon has been awarded more than $500 million in a modified contract for research and development of two types of advanced surveillance radar systems....
10:00, 2019-09-25

Pratt and Whitney awarded $2.19B for F-35 engines Pratt and Whitney has been awarded more than $2 billion in a contract modification to a previously awarded contract for F-35 strike fighter jet propulsion system....
16:00, 2019-10-02

Boeing awarded $30.7M for MH-47G components for U.S. special ops Boeing Co. received a $30.7 million order for Chinook helicopter components for the Army's Special Operations Command, the second contract in as many days meant to satisfy urgent needs to meet operational demands....
22:51, 2019-06-14

Mickelson awarded for 25 straight years in top 50 British Open notes: Mickelson, Johnson get world ranking honors; Rose not happy with majors stacked close together        ...
20:00, 2019-07-16

NHL draft in 2020 awarded to Montreal MONTREAL (AP) — The NHL draft is returning to Montreal for the 27th time and first since 2009. The NHL on Wednesday announced the Canadiens will host next year’s draft, which will be held June 26-27. The announcement was made as the league holds its annual awards ceremonies in Las Vegas, and p...
22:00, 2019-06-19

Twins' Duffey awarded victory day later Minnesota Twins right-hander Tyler Duffey was awarded a win a day after pitching in a 4-3 victory over the Texas Rangers       ...
04:17, 2019-08-18

Kim Kardashian Awarded $2.7 Million in Lawsuit Against Missguided UPDATE: Kim Kardashian's $10 million February lawsuit against fast fashion retailer Missguided has come to an end. The reality star was awarded $2.7 million in damages in a default judgment......
23:17, 2019-07-03

$300k grant awarded to Friends of PACC TUCSON – Friends of Pima Animal Care Center was awarded a $300,000 grant, the shelter announced Friday. Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center Friends of PACC, the official nonprofit partner to PACC, is part of three executive fellows who were chosen for the Maddie’s Fund® Executive Leader Fellowship gra...
17:51, 2019-07-12

Man awarded £6.6bn over breast growth caused by drugs US drug firm Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has been told to pay $8bn (£6.6bn) in punitive damages to a man over claims he was not warned that an antipsychotic drug he was prescribed could lead to breast growth....
16:17, 2019-10-09

Merkel awarded her 17th honorary doctorate The German chancellor has been recognized for her leadership style by the HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management. Merkel has received several similar titles, including from Harvard University....
17:51, 2019-08-31

New Jersey man awarded $3.65 million after being hit by golf cart Mario Zaburski was playing at Alpine Country Club in 2015 when hit in knee by cart. He fell on his back, needed surgery and missed a year of work.       ...
06:34, 2019-08-02

L3 awarded $9.2M to support Navy's 57mm HE-4G ammunition L3 Mustang Technology was awarded a $9.2 million contract for long-lead material to support 57mm MK 332 High Explosive-4 Bolt Guided Cartridge ammunition for the U.S. Navy's ships....
17:51, 2019-05-28

TechnipFMC awarded $7.6 billion contract for Arctic LNG-2 Oil services firm TechnipFMC said on Tuesday it had been awarded a major engineering, procurement and construction contract by Russia's Novatek and its partners for the Arctic 2 liquefied natural gas project in western Siberia....
02:51, 2019-07-24

ERAPSCO awarded $1B to produce sonobuoys for U.S. Navy ERAPSCO, a joint venture of Sparton and Ultra Electronics, has been awarded a potential $1 billion contract to build and deliver 932,500 sonobuoys for the U.S. Navy....
16:51, 2019-07-19

Brees awarded $6M in diamond fraud lawsuit A jury has awarded more than $6 million to Saints quarterback Drew Brees in a lawsuit that claimed a San Diego County jeweler sold him overpriced diamonds....
11:34, 2019-06-22

Four companies awarded $72.8M for special projects for Navy, DHS, CBP Four companies received contracts worth $72.8 million for unspecified special projects on new technology for the U.S. Navy, Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection and other agencies....
01:00, 2019-07-10

Oldest Nobel winner says he's not retiring The oldest person to ever receive a Nobel Prize, John B. Goodenough, said Wednesday he's not going into retirement and still has work to do. (Oct. 9)        ...
23:00, 2019-10-09

5 things Nobel Laureates say you should do to be successful Insider StudiosGetty Images Success means being able to balance work and life. Several Nobel Laureates weighed in on the steps they took to become successful while still making time for their families. Discover Nobel Perspectives — exploring the questions that shape our world — with...
18:34, 2019-09-30

Nobel in physics is a two-fer: Big Bang and exoplanets Enlarge (credit: NASA) Today's Nobel Prize in physics was evenly split between two discoveries and, thus, unevenly split among the three honored. Typically when this happens, the two discoveries are at least somewhat related; that doesn't seem to be the case here, as the Prize Committee has recogn...
00:00, 2019-10-09

Three companies awarded $1.8B to support Navy shipbuilding programs BAE, Serco and Scientific Research Corp. have received contracts worth up to a combined $1.8 billion to support systems capabilities work on all new and overhauled Navy aircraft carriers and large-deck vessels....
20:17, 2019-06-27

HII awarded $687M to modernize, maintain USS Gerald R. Ford Huntington Ingalls was awarded a five-year, $687 million contract for work on the USS Gerald R. Ford, which includes repair and modernization, as well as continuous and emergent maintenance, on the long-delayed first-in-class aircraft carrier....
22:34, 2019-06-13

Look: Italian man awarded Guinness record for newspaper collection An Italian man who has been collecting newspapers since he was only 10 years old was awarded a Guinness World Record for his collection of 1,444 different titles....
01:00, 2019-07-03

Raytheon awarded $190.5M for Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile production Raytheon has been awarded a $190.5 million contract for materials and spares for low-rate initial production of the Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile for the U.S. Navy....
06:51, 2019-08-23

Ferrari owner who cannot look after his car after being injured on jet steps is awarded £100k A classic car enthusiast who can no longer look after his beloved Ferrari after slipping and falling while getting off an aeroplane has been awarded more than £100,000 in compensation....
19:00, 2019-08-21

Pranab Mukherjee To Be Awarded Bharat Ratna Today Pranab Mukherjee to get Bharat Ratna today. Mr Mukherjee's life-long political career spanned about five decades, during which he held various key posts in the Congress as well as in the government....
10:00, 2019-08-08

Northrop Grumman awarded $1.39B for new Air Force navigation system The Air Force awarded the $1.39 billion contract for production and sustainment of the Embedded GPS Inertial Navigation System Modernization, which offers new capabilities and is more adaptable to new technology....
13:00, 2019-10-01

After Racist Troll Storm, US University Graduate Awarded Over $700,000 A federal judge on Friday awarded more than $700,000 to a former American University student government president who accused the founder of a well-known neo-Nazi website of directing his followers to......
09:00, 2019-08-11

Sikorsky awarded $542M for six VH-92A helicopters for presidential fleet Sikorsky was awarded a $542 million contract to build six VH-92A helicopters as part of the presidential fleet, which the Navy said will increase performance and payload over the current fleet....
22:17, 2019-06-11

Lockheed awarded $405.7M contract for Army's hypersonic missile Lockheed Martin Space received a $405.7 million contract for the U.S. Army's hypersonic Conventional Prompt Strike missile, the Defense Department said....
05:17, 2019-08-08

ERAPSCO awarded $1.04 billion U.S. defense contract: Pentagon ERAPSCO, a joint venture between Sparton Corp and a subsidiary of Ultra Electronics, was awarded a $1.041 billion U.S. defense contract on Thursday to produce air-launched, expendable sonobuoys used in anti-submarine warfare, the Pentagon said....
10:51, 2019-07-19

Woman awarded $725,000 in suit against neo-Nazi website founder Nooses appeared on campus after Taylor Dumpson became the first black woman to serve as student president at American University.        ...
23:51, 2019-08-14

Two World War II veterans awarded their service medals over 70 years later Two men who served in world War II were awarded their much overdue service medals. The veterans have two different stories, but each are finally holding their well earned awards 70 years after their service....
01:00, 2019-06-02

Leidos awarded $72.8M for Navy's TRAPS sub detection system Leidos Inc. was awarded a $72.8 million contract for work on the Transformational Reliable Acoustic Path System submarine detection sonar for the U.S. Navy, the Defense Department announced....
20:17, 2019-06-27

L3 awarded $73.7M for Navy submarine photonics mast programs L3 Technologies Inc. was awarded a $73.7 million contract for repair, upgrades and overall services for the U.S. Navy's submarine photonics mast programs....
20:17, 2019-06-27

Insitu awarded $47.9M to deliver ScanEagles to four U.S. allies in Asia Insitu was awarded a $47.9 million contract for a total of 34 ScanEagle reconnaissance unmanned air vehicles for the governments of Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam....
03:34, 2019-06-04

NFL QB Drew Brees awarded $6M in diamond fraud lawsuit New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees won more than $6 million in a San Diego court Friday over a lawsuit that claimed he had been sold overpriced diamonds from a jeweler more than a decade ago....
17:51, 2019-06-22

Drew Brees awarded $6M in diamond-fraud lawsuit SAN DIEGO — A jury has awarded more than $6 million to New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees in a lawsuit that claimed a San Diego County jeweler sold him overpriced diamonds. The San Diego Union-Tribune says a Superior Court jury made the award Friday in a fraud suit Brees and his wife filed ag...
06:17, 2019-06-22

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

UGC To Study Quality Of PhD Thesis For Doctoral Degrees Awarded In Last 10 Yrs The move comes following concern raised by various quarters about degrading quality of research in the country and duplication of subjects on which PhDs are done....
14:51, 2019-05-28

Lockheed awarded $176M for repairs on Navy's SPY-1 radar Lockheed Martin was awarded a $176.3 million contract to repair an element of the U.S. Navy's Aegis AN/SPY-1 weapon system, the Defense Department announced....
21:17, 2019-08-12

ERAPSCO awarded $1.04 billion U.S. defense contract -Pentagon ERAPSCO, a joint venture between Sparton Corp and a subsidiary of Ultra Electronics, was awarded a $1.041 billion U.S. defense contract on Thursday to produce air-launched, expendable sonobuoys used in anti-submarine warfare, the Pentagon said....
06:00, 2019-07-19

BAE awarded $67M to develop amphibious combat vehicle for Marines BAE Systems was awarded a $67 million contract to develop three amphibious combat vehicle command and control variants, as well as the ACV medium caliber cannon MRV, for the U.S. Marines....
15:51, 2019-06-21

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dies at 88 American author Toni Morrison, the first black woman of any nationality to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher confirmed Tuesday....
18:34, 2019-08-06

Peter Handke's Nobel win sparks outrage The decision to award Austrian writer Peter Handke a Nobel Prize in Literature has sparked widespread outrage, with critics calling it "shameful" that the award has been given to a "genocide denier."...
19:17, 2019-10-11

James Peebles shares Nobel in physics Canadian-born James Peebles, 84, an emeritus professor at Princeton University shares this year's Nobel Prize in Physics along with two Swiss scientists. (Oct. 8)        ...
02:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel laureates on a quest for world peace Juan Manuel Santos, Lech Walesa, David Trimble, Jody Williams and Shirin Ebadi are analyzing the reasons for global conflict. Although they point to three issues in particular, there are others as well....
18:17, 2019-09-22

Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel laureate Toni Morrison was a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters...
00:34, 2019-08-07

Abiy Ahmed: Ethiopia's first Nobel laureate The prime minister of Ethiopia has won the Nobel Peace Prize for his rapid domestic political reforms and for making peace with Eritrea. In Ethiopia, some say he has reopened ethnic conflicts and uprooted millions....
21:17, 2019-10-11

The Latest: Standing ovation for Nobel winner Dr. Gregg L. Semenza received a standing ovation from faculty members and students as he walked into an auditorium at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Medicine in Baltimore....
22:00, 2019-10-07

| Humans will not 'migrate' to other planets, Nobel winner says Humans will never migrate to a planet outside of Earth's solar system because it would take far too long to get there, Swiss Nobel laureate Michel Mayor says....
12:34, 2019-10-10

Harvard's Dr William Kaelin Jr discusses Nobel win A Massachusetts researcher says he had " an out-of-body type of experience" when he got a predawn call informing him that he was one of three scientist won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine. (Oct. 7)        ...
00:34, 2019-10-08

Lockheed Martin awarded $1.4B for contract Saudi THAAD system Lockheed Martin received a $1.4 billion contract for support items and construction of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense interceptor for Saudi Arabia, which was part of a $110 billion deal announced in May 2017....
19:17, 2019-07-22

Government Firm Awarded Contract To MP Sex Racket Accused, Says Advocate A factory owned by one of the accused in the Madhya Pradesh sex scandal had allegedly received a contract from the Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCI) in 2018, an advocate arguing a case related......
11:34, 2019-10-05

Louisiana teen accepted into 139 colleges, awarded $8.7 million in scholarships Normandie Cormier, 18, had to narrow down her options after receiving more than 100 acceptance letters and millions in scholarships.        ...
03:34, 2019-05-29

17 Indian Peacekeepers In South Sudan Awarded Medals For Service Seventeen Indian peacekeepers deployed with the United Nation mission (UN) in South Sudan have been awarded medals in recognition of their service to the people in the world's youngest country....
12:00, 2019-09-12

Geoffrey Rush awarded $2 million in Sydney defamation case Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has been was awarded 2.9 million Australian dollars ($2 million) damages in a defamation case against a newspaper publisher and journalist over reports he had been accused of inappropriate behavior...
12:17, 2019-05-23

Boeing awarded $999M contract for A-10 Warthog wing replacements Boeing has been awarded a $999 million contract for 112 A-10 wing assemblies and 15 wing kits, which will cover 109 aircraft and leave three spare sets. Earlier this month, Boeing finished wing replacements on 173 A-10s....
06:51, 2019-08-23

Lockheed Martin awarded $492 million defense contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $492 million contract to produce launchers and support equipment for the M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems for the U.S. Army, the Pentagon said on Monday....
01:00, 2019-07-16

Lockheed Martin awarded $76.7M for AEGIS development, test sites Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $76.7 million contract that exercises options for operation and maintenance of AEGIS missile system development and test sites for the U.S. Navy and others....
21:51, 2019-06-20

SpaceX sues over 'wrongly awarded' Air Force rocket contracts To say that SpaceX was unhappy with losing out on the US Air Force's rocket development contracts would be an understatement. The company has sued the US government under claims that the Air Force "wrongly awarded" contracts to Blue Origin, Northrop......
00:51, 2019-05-23

Olivia Colman awarded CBE in Queen's birthday honours list Sculptor Rachel Whiteread becomes a dame and Tunnock’s teacake creator is knightedOlivia Colman, who plays the Queen in the forthcoming series of Netflix’s The Crown, has been awarded a CBE in the Queen’s birthday honours, adding to her haul of awards in 2019.Colman has already won an Oscar, a Bafta...
15:51, 2019-06-08

Ralph Lauren awarded honorary knighthood for services to fashion Seventy-nine-year-old becomes first American designer to receive the honourRalph Lauren has received an honorary knighthood for services to fashion, becoming the first American designer to be awarded with the UK’s highest honour.Prince Charles presented the 79-year-old with the insignia in a private...
02:51, 2019-06-20

Lockheed awarded $7.1M to integrate, test combat system on new frigates Lockheed Martin was awarded a $7.1 million contract for combat system ship integration and testing on the next generation of guided-missile frigate, the FFG(X), which is in the early stages of design and planning....
16:51, 2019-07-02

CBI Officers Who Led Saradha, 2G Probe Awarded President's Police Medals CBI officers who are probing the Saradha ponzi scam and the 2G telecom spectrum allocation scam are among the 32 personnel from the agency awarded the coveted police medals on the occasion of......
03:34, 2019-08-15

Raytheon awarded $101.3M to build anti-tank missiles for U.S. Army Raytheon has been awarded a $101.3 million contract to build the radio-controlled tactically-launched optically-tracked wireless-guided anti-tank missiles for the U.S. Army....
22:34, 2019-05-21

Bell Boeing awarded $42.2M ffor engineering, technical support for V-22 Bell Boeing was awarded a $42.2 million contract for engineering and technical support for the V-22 Osprey flight control system and on-aircraft avionics for the U.S. Marine Corps and Air Force....
22:34, 2019-05-21

Kary B. Mullis, 74, Dies; Found a Way to Analyze DNA and Won Nobel His discovery created a new world of possibilities in diagnosing disease, unearthing the past and assisting in criminal cases, including O.J. Simpson’s murder trial....
09:00, 2019-08-17

Nobel-winning physicist Murray Gell-Man dies at 89 SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Murray Gell-Mann, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic particles, has died at the age of 89. Gell-Mann died Friday at his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico. His death was confirmed by the Santa Fe Institute, w...
01:17, 2019-05-27

Nobel-winner Paul Nurse on Brexit: ‘The UK is turning in on itself’ Scientists fear the UK has lost its way due to Brexit and research could suffer as a result, one of the country’s most respected scientists tells New Scientist...
18:51, 2019-05-21

Our bodies’ built-in oxygen sensing gets three a Nobel in Medicine Enlarge / Levels of red blood cells are adjusted based on the activity of the pathway defined by this work. (credit: Getty) Today's Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to three researchers who helped figure out how the human body senses oxygen. William Kaelin of Harvard Medical School, Sir Peter R...
12:17, 2019-10-08

Study of French postmen's testicles is an Ig Nobel winner Nappy-changing machine and saliva calculation also triumph in annual science prizeThere comes a time in a scientist’s life when the surest route to global fame involves a bevy of naked French postmen with thermometers taped to their testicles.At least that is the case for Roger Mieusset, a fertility...
05:17, 2019-09-13

"Shame Is Sealed As A New Value": Outrage Over Nobel For Peter Handke Austrian writer Peter Handke's Nobel literature prize win on Thursday sparked outrage in Albania, Bosnia and Kosovo, where he is widely seen as an admirer of late Serbian strongman Slobodan Milosevic....
18:51, 2019-10-11

Nobel-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 U.S. author Toni Morrison, whose 1987 novel "Beloved" about a runaway slave won a Pulitzer Prize and contributed to a body of work that made her the first black woman to be presented the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at the age of 88, her publisher said on Tuesday....
00:34, 2019-08-07

Benson Primary School awarded Kids Heart Challenge grant BENSON, Ariz.- The American Heart Association’s Kids Heart Challenge awarded grants to more than 170 elementary schools across the country to encourage kids to be active. Benson Primary School was one of the schools to receive the money to provide health equipment and resources for students. “...
15:34, 2019-09-07

Faxon, Major Tool awarded $600M for next-gen area attack warhead Faxon Machining and Major Tool & Machine will share a $600 million contract to produce 15,000 BLU-186/B area attack warheads for the U.S. Air Force over the next seven years as a replacement for cluster munitions....
00:00, 2019-10-03

UFC's Yoel Romero awarded $27 million in tainted supplement lawsuit Yoel Romero's name has been further cleared of wrongdoing after a 2016 drug test was proven to have stemmed from a tainted supplement.        ...
19:34, 2019-05-29

Cycling: Froome awarded 2011 Vuelta crown after Cobo doping ban Eight years on, Chris Froome has been crowned winner of the 2011 Vuelta a Espana after Spain's Juan Jose Cobo was stripped of the title following a doping violation....
10:34, 2019-07-18

Court Suspends Jail Term Awarded To Ex-IAS Officer In Arms Act Case A Delhi court has suspended the five-year jail term awarded to a former IAS officer in a 32-year-old case of recovery of arms and ammunition from his possession, taking note of his old age and medical......
06:00, 2019-10-03

Comedian Dean Obeidallah awarded $4.1M in defamation suit against Daily Stormer A federal judge has ordered the publishers of a white supremacist website, the Daily Stormer, to pay $4.1 million in damages to Muslim comedian Dean Obeidallah for publishing false statements accusing him of terrorism....
17:34, 2019-06-13

Who was Elena Cornaro Piscopia? Google Doodle honours the first woman to be awarded a PhD Many people won't have heard of Elena Cornaro Piscopia, but as the first woman to receive a doctorate, she is credited with paving the way for women in academia....
16:34, 2019-06-05

Lockheed awarded $1.48 billion Saudi missile defense contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.48 billion contract to build the THAAD missile defense system for Saudi Arabia, bringing the total value of the deal to $5.36 billion, the Pentagon said on Friday....
01:34, 2019-07-20

Simon Taufel Claims England Were "Mistakenly" Awarded Extra Run In Final Simon Taufel claimed that umpires had made a "clear mistake", as the England batsmen had not crossed for their second run in the final over, and should have been awarded five runs and not six....
05:34, 2019-07-16

Should Man City and Tottenham have been awarded penalties? VAR controversy strikes Premier League again Another weekend of Premier League football in 2019/20, another raft of VAR controversies to spark fierce debate over the use of technology in the game....
08:17, 2019-08-26

Teams 3D Print Planetary Habitats, Awarded $700K in NASA Challenge After 30 hours of 3D printing over four days of head-to-head competition, NASA and partner Bradley University of Peoria, Illinois, have awarded $700,000 to two teams in the final round of the 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge....
06:17, 2019-05-22

UPDATE 1-Lockheed awarded $1.48 bln Saudi missile defense contract -Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.48 billion contract to build the THAAD missile defense system for Saudi Arabia, bringing the total value of the deal to $5.36 billion, the Pentagon said on Friday....
03:17, 2019-07-20

FLIR Surveillance awarded $12.6M for sensors aboard littoral combat ships FLIR Surveillance Inc. received a $12.6 million contract for supplies, repairs and upgrades to sensor systems aboard U.S. Navy littoral combat ships....
12:17, 2019-08-17

Boeing awarded $280M contract for small diameter bomb integration The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract calls for Boeing to integrate the Small Diameter Bomb I glide bomb onto some weapons platforms and deliver support to the system....
16:17, 2019-09-28

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

Family of Man Who Died of Dehydration in David Clarke's Jail Awarded $6.75 Million The family of Terrill Thomas, a mentally ill man who died of “profound dehydration” in a jail run by former Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke have been awarded $6.75 million in a settlement, according to HuffPost. Thomas died horrifically in 2016 after being denied water for six days....
10:34, 2019-05-29

Cubed wombat poop, why your left nut runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned insight into why the wombat's poo is cube-shaped, explored the magnetic properties of living and de...
10:00, 2019-09-13

Toni Morrison, 'Beloved' author and Nobel laureate, dies at 88 Toni Morrison, author of seminal works of literature on the black experience such as "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and "Sula" and the first African-American woman to win a Nobel Prize, has died, her publisher Knopf confirmed to CNN....
03:00, 2019-08-07

Ethiopia's peacemaking prime minister emerges as a Nobel favorite During a high-level meeting at Ethiopia's foreign ministry in July, officials were shocked by social media reports that their prime minister was visiting Eritrea....
13:34, 2019-10-09

Peter Handke and Olga Tokarczuk win Nobel Prizes in literature The decision to confer two prizes was expected, since the Swedish Academy announced last year that it would postpone the 2018 literature prize until this year....
22:17, 2019-10-10

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel prizes in literature The Swedish Academy announced laureates for 2018 and 2019, after scandal forced last year’s award to be postponedPolish novelist Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian author Peter Handke have both won the Nobel prize in literature.To a packed room at the Swedish Academy in Stockholm on Thursday, the permanent...
14:17, 2019-10-10

The Latest: Bosnian politician blasts ‘shameful” Nobel award The Muslim member of Bosnia’s three-person presidency has called the decision to give the Nobel literature prize to Peter Handke “scandalous and shameful” because the Austrian author supported Serbs who later faced charges for 1990s war crimes...
22:17, 2019-10-10

Toni Morrison, author and Nobel laureate, dies aged 88 In novels including Beloved and The Bluest Eye, acclaimed author dramatised African-American experience with fierce passion‘Love is never any better than the lover’: Toni Morrison – a life in quotesToni Morrison, who chronicled the African American experience in fiction over five decades, has died a...
17:34, 2019-08-06

Nobel-winning physicist who ‘brought order to universe’ dies at 89 SANTA FE, NM — Murray Gell-Mann, the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who brought order to the universe by helping discover and classify subatomic particles, has died at the age of 89. Gell-Mann died Friday at his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico. His death was confirmed by the Santa Fe Institute, where he...
00:17, 2019-05-28

We were promised a less Eurocentric Nobel. We got two laureates from Europe | Maya Jaggi Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke may be fine writers but their awards only add to suspicions over the prize’s limited horizonsOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the Nobel needed‘A troubling choice’: authors criticise Handke’s controversial Nobel winIn the run-up to Thursday’s announcemen...
03:17, 2019-10-12

Peter Handke: an adversarial talent and controversial Nobel laureate Since his 1966 debut The Hornets, the Austrian playwright and author has tested, inspired and shocked audiences‘A troubling choice’: authors criticise Handke’s winOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the Nobel neededIt was, undoubtedly, Peter Handke’s years as a law student in Graz that m...
21:51, 2019-10-10

Austria's Handke and Poland's Tokarczuk win Nobel literature prizes Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award......
22:51, 2019-10-10

World mourns the death of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and other works transformed American letters, has died at age 88...
00:34, 2019-08-07

INSIGHT-Congo Republic president's adviser awarded oil licenses at heart of Eni probe A Congolese presidential advisor played a key role in awarding oil licenses now at the heart of a corruption probe by Italian authorities that has engulfed energy giant Eni SpA and the family of its chief executive....
14:51, 2019-10-10

Special Forces Sergeant, Killed in Niger Ambush, Is Awarded a Silver Star The award to Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright is one of nine to soldiers for their actions in a deadly ambush that has primarily spawned investigations, recriminations and reprimands....
00:34, 2019-08-17

Grand Canyon University student awarded golden buzzer on ‘America’s Got Talent’ (CNN)  – “America’s Got Talent” judge Howie Mandel used his foot to tap his Golden Buzzer for a singer/songwriter he called “electric” on Tuesday night. Mandel was so moved by 21-year-old Texas native Joseph Allen, he hopped on the judges table in excitement and s...
19:51, 2019-06-05

Ruth Bader Ginsburg awarded honourary degree in 1st outing since cancer treatment Ginsburg said the two women who inspired her as a youngster were groundbreaking aviator Amelia Earhart and the fictional teenage detective Nancy Drew....
21:17, 2019-08-26

Ash Barty awarded place in Australian sport's hall of fame after stellar year Tennis world No 1 wins prestigious Don awardParalympian Louise Sauvage elevated to legend status World No 1 Ashleigh Barty and Paralympic great Louise Sauvage made history with their honours at the Sport Australia Hall Of Fame annual awards. Barty is the first women’s tennis player to win The Don, p...
06:51, 2019-10-11

Woman who was forced to give birth in handcuffs awarded $610,000 in New York City settlement The complaint also said that she fed her baby with only one arm because she was still handcuffed after the birth.        ...
23:51, 2019-07-05

New report finds NASA awarded Boeing large fees despite SLS launch slips Enlarge / When will NASA's Space Launch System rocket take flight? (credit: NASA) As NASA talks up its Artemis Program to return humans to the Moon by the year 2024, a new report from the US Government Accountability Office raises questions about the space agency's ability to build the spacecraft ...
10:51, 2019-06-20

Jilted wife awarded $3.2M in revenge porn case involving Army couple FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — A North Carolina woman has been awarded $3.2 million in a libel and revenge porn lawsuit against her ex-husband and his new girlfriend. A jury on Monday sided with Elizabeth Ann Clark in her case against U.S. Army Maj. Adam Clark and Lt. Col. Kimberly Rae Barrett. The Fayettevil...
15:34, 2019-08-27

Myanmar’s temple city Bagan awarded UNESCO World Heritage status UNESCO inscribed Myanmar’s ancient capital of Bagan as a World Heritage Site on Saturday, nearly a quarter of a century after the complex of Buddhist temples was first nominated for listing....
22:17, 2019-07-06

Chris Froome awarded 2011 Vuelta a España title after Cobo doping ban Team Sky rider originally finished second to Spanish riderFroome is now the first British winner of a Grand TourChris Froome has officially been named as the winner of the 2011 Vuelta a España following a doping case involving Juan José Cobo, who originally finished in first place.It is Froome’s sev...
09:51, 2019-07-18

Akzo Nobel second-quarter core profit surges 36% on higher prices Dutch paints and coatings maker Akzo Nobel reported a better-than-expected 36% jump in second-quarter core profit on Wednesday, as higher prices and cost savings offset raw material inflation....
10:00, 2019-07-24

Bangladeshi Nobel Laureate Muhammad Yunus Issued Arrest Warrant Bangladeshi economist and Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus has been issued with an arrest warrant after failing to appear at a hearing over the sacking of workers at a company he heads, officials said......
09:17, 2019-10-10

Cubed wombat poop, why your left scrotum runs hot, among Ig Nobel winners Enlarge / A "Moment of Science" in the 2017 Ig Nobel ceremony: Daniel Davis faces a Tesla coil. (credit: Mike Binveniste/Improbable Research) Over the years, curious intrepid scientists have gleaned insight into why the wombat's poo is cube-shaped, explored the magnetic properties of living and de...
01:17, 2019-09-13

No-deal Brexit would leave science dead for years, say Nobel prizewinners Top scientists accuse Boris Johnson of sacrificing the UK’s research reputation – and billions of pounds in EU grantsTwo Nobel laureates and other top scientists are accusing Boris Johnson of destroying Britain’s global reputation by behaving “like a clown” and pursuing a no-deal Brexit that would l...
15:17, 2019-10-08

"They Gave You Nobel For What?" Trump Asks Yazidi Activist Nadia Murad US President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared unfamiliar with the work and cause of Nobel laureate Nadia Murad as she pleaded with him to help the Yazidis of Iraq....
06:17, 2019-07-18

'A troubling choice': authors criticise Peter Handke's controversial Nobel win Writers including Salman Rushdie, Hari Kunzru and Slavoj Žižek say the 2019 Nobel laureate ‘combines great insight with shocking ethical blindness’Olga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the Nobel neededTwenty years before Peter Handke would become a Nobel laureate, he won another title. In ...
20:17, 2019-10-10

Greta Thunberg Wins Swedish Award, Often Called "Alternative Nobel" Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday won the Right Livelihood Award, sometimes called the "alternative Nobel Prize", the jury for the Swedish human rights prize said....
15:00, 2019-09-25

Nobel laureate launches reparations fund for sexual violence survivors UNITED NATIONS — The Nobel Peace Prize-winning surgeon whose hospital in war-torn Congo has treated over 50,000 victims of sexual violence has launched a fund with the goal of providing reparations for survivors of conflicts around the world. Dr. Denis Mukwege said in an interview Saturday that he a...
22:17, 2019-09-23

Toni Morrison dies at age 88. The Nobel laureate transfigured American literature. Morrison, the Nobel Prize-winning novelist who conjured a black girl longing for blue eyes, a slave mother who kills her child to save her from bondage, and other indelible characters who helped transfigure a literary canon long closed to African Americans, died last night in New York, her publisher...
02:34, 2019-08-07

Nobel Peace Laureate Could Face Prosecution Over Myanmar Military’s Actions Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s civilian leader, once was a democracy icon. Now she’s an international pariah because of the Myanmar military’s brutality....
05:17, 2019-09-18

Woman awarded $3.2 million in revenge-porn lawsuit against Army officer ex-husband and his girlfriend A North Carolina woman won a $3.2 million judgment Monday against her Army officer ex-husband and his girlfriend, also a military officer, in a revenge-porn lawsuit. ...
05:34, 2019-08-28

Minneapolis Police Officer Awarded $585,000 in Suit Over Abuse of State Driver's License Database Minneapolis police officer Amy Krekelberg won $585,000 in a jury verdict this week, including $300,000 in punitive damages, after suing the city and two officers over unauthorized access to a government database of driver’s license information, Wired reported.Read more......
03:17, 2019-06-24

CBOE Awarded Best Overall Exchange at Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards Ceremony CHICAGO, IL -- February 24, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that the exchange was awarded “Best Overall Exchange” at the fifth annual Wall Street Letter (WSL) Institutional Trading Awards last night in New York City.  ...
02:51, 2019-05-22

Olga Tokarczuk Wins 2018 Nobel For Literature, Peter Handke For 2019 Nobel Prize In Literature 2019: Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austrian author Peter Handke have been named the 2018 and 2019 winners of Nobel Prize for Literature, the Swedish Academy announced on......
18:51, 2019-10-10

Tokarczuk and Handke win Nobel literature prizes, line drawn under 2018 scandal Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award......
18:51, 2019-10-10

Eight tie in U.S. spelling bee, each gets $50,000 cash prize Eight young super spellers all tied, and all were crowned co-champions of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what competition officials said was a first for the event....
08:17, 2019-05-31

Eight Tie In US Spelling Bee With $50,000 Cash Prize For Each Eight young super spellers beat the dictionary to be crowned co-winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, in what officials said was a first since the US word contest started in 1925....
23:34, 2019-05-31

$3 million grant awarded to evaluate program aimed at preventing sexual assaults in Arizona bars TUCSON- The University of Arizona is leading a $3 million study to evaluate a program aimed at preventing sexual assaults in Arizona bars. The program is called “Safer Bars” and it teaches bartenders and staff to recognize certain situations. The grant was awarded to help researchers at ...
10:51, 2019-09-26

UNC Charlotte student killed while stopping a gunman in his classroom was awarded posthumous ROTC Medal of Heroism Associated Press Army ROTC cadet Riley Howell, who was killed in a shooting at UNC Charlotte in April, was posthumously awarded the ROTC Medal of Heroism this month. The 21-year-old was buried with full military honors near his hometown of Waynesville, North Carolina. Visit INSIDER's homepage for m...
23:17, 2019-05-23

Arrest warrant issued for Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus A Bangladesh court on Wednesday issued an arrest warrant against Nobel laureate and Grameen Bank founder Muhammad Yunus for failing to appear before it on charges he violated labor laws. ...
19:34, 2019-10-09

Four women chase $500,000 W Series top prize W Series was created to address a gender imbalance in top flight motorsport Briton Jamie Chadwick leads rivals as inaugural all-female racing series heads for penultimate round W Series, the all-female single-seater motor racing series, has released its provisional list of prize money winners ahe...
18:34, 2019-07-18

| Not everyone happy with Comrades prize hike The CMA might be pleased with the increase in the Comrades Marathon winners’ prize money for 2020, but former champion Gift Kelehe says they've done nothing special....
12:17, 2019-10-04

Physicists who came up with supergravity win $3m Breakthrough Prize Supergravity is an idea that could unite general relativity with quantum mechanics, and the three physicists who formulated it have now won a $3 million prize for their work...
04:51, 2019-08-07

President Trump Directs Navy Secretary to Rescind Medals Awarded to Eddie Gallagher Trial Prosecutors (WASHINGTON) — Navy officials said Wednesday they are pulling achievement medals from prosecutors who argued the case against a decorated Navy SEAL who was acquitted in the death of a wounded Islamic State captive after President Donald Trump intervened. Trump tweeted earlier Wednesday that he...
01:17, 2019-08-02

Millennials Prize Experiences. Now So Do Travel Companies. Forget the thread count, plush bathrobes and white goose-down pillows. A vacation is no longer defined by where you stay, but what you do—at least for many millennials....
14:51, 2019-06-10

German AI professor wins top science prize Bernhard Schölkopf of the Max Planck Society was awarded the prestigious Körber Prize on Friday. The professor was honored for his work in the field of artificial intelligence....
02:34, 2019-09-14

Scientists win millions in the 2020 Breakthrough Prize The Breakthrough Prize rewards work in physics, mathematics, and the life sciences, and it has just awarded almost $20 million to researchers around the world...
05:00, 2019-09-06

Supergravity pioneers win $3m Special Breakthrough prize Daniel Freedman, Peter van Nieuwenhuizen and Sergio Ferrara developed landmark theory in 1970sThe most lucrative prize in science has been awarded to three researchers for a landmark theory that married particle physics with Einstein’s description of gravity, and proposed a candidate for the mysteri...
11:17, 2019-08-08

What is the Mercury Prize? Who won last year? 2019 predictions The Mercury Prize 2019 takes place tonight – but what is it? And who won last year? Here we explain all, including the 2019 predictions...
17:00, 2019-09-19

Colson Whitehead among Kirkus Prize finalists Colson Whitehead’s novel “The Nickel Boys” and Kwame Alexander’s picture story “The Undefeated” are among the finalists for the Kirkus Prize, a $50,000 honor given for the year’s outstanding fiction, nonfiction and young readers’ books...
16:51, 2019-09-17

Look: D.C. Lottery player's 3-3-3-3-3 ticket wins him a second top prize A man who collected $25,000 from a Washington, D.C., lottery drawing using the numbers 6-6-6-6-6 won a second payout, this time using the numbers 3-3-3-3-3....
18:34, 2019-07-31

Atwood, Rushdie among Booker Prize shortlist The six finalists for the top literary award in the English-speaking world have been revealed. Veteran authors Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie have already picked up the Booker Prize in the past....
17:51, 2019-09-03

German Book Prize shortlist announced For English readers, Saša Stanišić is the most famous author among the six finalists for the literature award. But before they're translated from German, here's a peek at the titles that are seen as this year's best....
05:17, 2019-09-18

In Tennis, Another Battle Over Prize Money Looms The players’ fight for a bigger piece of the pie at Grand Slam events is not a new one. What distinguishes the latest campaign is that it is a joint effort by men and women....
09:17, 2019-10-11

Atwood, Rushdie on Booker Prize shortlist The six finalists for the top literary award in the English-speaking world have been revealed. Veteran authors Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie have already picked up the Booker Prize in the past....
21:51, 2019-09-04

| UK winner now multi-millionaire after jackpot prize Someone in Britain became 190 million euros ($208 million) richer on Tuesday when they won the maximum EuroMillions jackpot, the lottery company announced....
08:00, 2019-10-10

Prize-winning photos of peace – in pictures From climate activists to orangutan babies, these images capture peace efforts around the worldThese international awards for the best images of peace celebrate professional photographers who visualise what inspires hope. In short, the Alfred Fried Photography Award honours the ability of people to ...
18:00, 2019-10-03

Swedish Academy awards 2 Nobel Prizes in Literature, after 2018 scandal, to Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018 and 2019 was awarded Thursday to two authors from Austria and Poland, after a one-year absence in giving out the honor....
14:51, 2019-10-10

The Race To Have The Biggest Prize Pool In Esports History When Epic Games announced $30 million in prize money for this July’s Fortnite World Cup, it seemed set to be the largest ever for an esports event. That increasingly looks like it might no longer end up being the case, thanks to Valve’s Dota 2....
01:34, 2019-06-29

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

Ukrainian journalist declines Aachen Peace Prize Ruslan Kotsaba has renounced the honor after coming in for criticism for anti-Semitic comments. The journalist had previously distanced himself from the statements and apologized....
19:51, 2019-05-23

Rapinoe slams FIFA over schedule, prize money United States co-captain Megan Rapinoe launched a scathing attack on world soccer's governing body FIFA, on the eve of the women's World Cup final, saying the organization did not respect the female game....
23:17, 2019-07-06

Physicists to Split $3 Million Breakthrough Prize for Supergravity Physicists Sergio Ferrara, Dan Freedman, and Peter van Nieuwenhuizen will split a $3 million Breakthrough Prize for their theory of supergravity, which drives much of today’s physics research toward our understanding of the universe.Read more......
19:51, 2019-08-06

Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the Emmy Awards' top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it?        ...
12:51, 2019-09-23

Word whiz kids compete for $50,000 prize in U.S. spelling bee Nearly 500 word wizards were still in contention on Wednesday as the Scripps National Spelling Bee entered its second day, as the best young spellers strive for the top cash prize of $50,000....
14:51, 2019-05-29

Leading players want Wimbledon to increase prize money despite £38m pot • Players seeking bigger proportion of tournament revenue• Federer among those calling for lower tiers to get more fundsWimbledon may have to increase its prize money significantly and change the way it is distributed, if leading players have their way.While the winners of the singles events at this...
18:51, 2019-06-27

Emmys 2019: Did 'Game of Thrones' really deserve to win the top prize? The phenomenon of "Game of Thrones" took home outstanding drama series at the 2019 Emmy Awards, but did the lackluster final season deserve it?        ...
20:17, 2019-09-23

‘Celestial Bodies’ Wins Man Booker International Prize Jokha Alharthi’s family saga is the first Arabic novel to win the translated literature prize. She shares the award with the book’s translator, Marilyn Booth....
23:34, 2019-05-21

Woman didn’t know she won $1M prize until relative’s Facebook post A Louisiana woman won a $1 million Powerball prize this week — but had no idea until an out-of-state relative tagged her in a post about the drawing on Facebook, lottery officials said this week. Lala Singleton of Baton Rouge purchased her lucky ticket at the Charge Up 47 convenience store in ...
19:17, 2019-06-28

Sharing is caring: Federer wants better prize money distribution "Roger Federer is prepared to champion the cause of lower-ranked players on the ATP Tour and said at the U.S. Open on Wednesday that he would fight to ensure a bigger share of the prize pot for them in future."...
10:34, 2019-08-29

Bong d’Or: Korean director wins Cannes’ top prize South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s social satire “Parasite,” about a poor family of hustlers who find jobs with a wealthy family, has won the Cannes Film Festival’s top award, the Palme d’Or...
21:51, 2019-05-25

Rapinoe: FIFA's prize money boost still 'not fair' Despite a proposal announced Friday by FIFA president Gianni Infantino to invest $1 billion in the women's game over the next four years and double prize money at the 2023 Women's World Cup, U.S. captain Megan Rapinoe says female soccer players are not respected equally by their sport's internationa...
21:17, 2019-07-06

Women's Open raises prize fund to $4.5 million The Women's British Open winner's paycheck will be less than one-third of that of her male counterpart's at The Open, but the overall prize fund for the women's major has been significantly increased....
23:00, 2019-07-08

Calling all cyclists - Take part in our survey and prize draw! Have you ever considered if you prefer the glory of pedalling over sitting on an electric bicycle that thrusts you up a hill? Do you want to pop a GPS computer or basket on the handlebars? In short: what matters to you with cycling?Well, here's the great thing for you - whether you cycle only i...
13:00, 2019-09-09

Trump Brings His Own Prize to Japan's Sumo Championship Japan’s ancient sporting tradition is getting an infusion of the Trump brand Sunday when President Trump becomes the first American leader to present a trophy to the winner of a sumo wrestling tournament in Tokyo....
09:34, 2019-05-26

Women’s prize winner Tayari Jones: ‘Before this, I had never won a raffle’ An American Marriage is a story about the traumatic effect of injustice on a black family in the US. But it might never have been published if it wasn’t for the intervention of a mystery author‘I’m a person,” says Tayari Jones, the morning after carrying off the Women’s prize for fiction for her fou...
17:17, 2019-06-09

A Pulitzer Prize-Winning Columnist Was ‘Swatted’ but Survived. Here’s What He Has to Say About That Leonard Pitts Jr., a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the Miami Herald, was laying in his bed in Bowie, Md., early on Sunday morning when he woke up to a phone call. It was the police....
21:51, 2019-07-03

Gulf between US Open prize funds for women and men remains a chasm Second major of the season gets under way at the Country Club of Charleston on Thursday but the $5.5m purse is dwarfed by the men’s of $12.5mThe USGA normally has to wait until June before the annual necessity to hunker down as criticism flies from all directions. The men’s US Open, as beset by comp...
18:34, 2019-05-29

'The Goldfinch' paints dull picture from prize-winning book "The Goldfinch" has a painting at its center, but despite a classy palette of ingredients conjures a lifeless, disjointed picture. Adapted from a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, the movie represents a transparent bid to bring the book's prestige to the screen, but it's another case of literary underpi...
20:17, 2019-09-13

'A masterpiece': Norwich council houses win Stirling architecture prize Street of 105 homes hailed as high-quality architecture in its most environmentally and socially conscious formOne hundred years since the 1919 Addison Act paved the way for the country’s programme of mass council housing, the prize for the best new building in the UK has been awarded to one of the ...
04:17, 2019-10-09

The Best Awards: LIVE updates as Messi, Ronaldo, Van Dijk vie for men’s prize "Follow live updates of The Best FIFA Football Awards as Virgil van Dijk and Megan Rapinoe head to Milan as favourites for the player of the year prizes."...
21:17, 2019-09-23

Atwood, Alexis among 12 authors to compete for Canada's Giller Prize Canadian author Margaret Atwood, who penned the novels that inspired the hit television series "Alias Grace" and "The Handmaid's Tale", is among 12 writers listed on Tuesday for Canada's top literary......
23:17, 2019-09-03

IBM announces 2019 Call For Code grand prize winner IBM today announced the 2019 Call for Code grand prize was awarded to Prometeo for developing a health monitoring platform for firefighters. The Barcelona-based team consisting of a nurse, a firefighter, and three developers will receive $200,000 and assistance from IBM and its partners to bring the...
13:51, 2019-10-13

Find out how Jimmy Olsen won his Pulitzer Prize in this exclusive preview DC has done exceptional work with its two recent debuts spotlighting Superman’s key supporting players, Lois Lane and Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen, giving each 12-issue miniseries a distinct point of view that shows a different side of the superhero genre. Lois Lane takes a down-to-Earth approach that...
21:17, 2019-08-20

Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood Are in the Running for the Booker Prize (LONDON) — Booker Prize winners Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood are contenders again for the coveted fiction trophy. Rushdie, who won in 1981 for “Midnight’s Children,” makes the 13-book longlist for his latest novel, “Quichotte.” Atwood won in 2000 for “...
06:17, 2019-07-24

Women's tennis tournament offers historic $4.75m prize money As the debate around pay parity in sport rumbles on, one women's tournament in China is offering the biggest prize money in the history of tennis (yes, that even includes the men's tour)....
14:34, 2019-08-01

Pete Alonso will donate a portion of Home Run Derby prize Pete Alonso wants to win the Home Run Derby because of the competitor in him, but the Mets first baseman has other motives. The rookie slugger on Tuesday indicated he intends to donate a portion of his earnings from the event to the Wounded Warrior Foundation and Tunnel to Towers. First place in the...
12:17, 2019-07-03

World's Fastest Gamer launches again, has R-Motorsport drive prize The second season of World's Fastest Gamer has been launched and the winner will receive a full real-life racing programme with R-Motorsport that includes the Spa and Daytona 24 Hours...
10:51, 2019-07-03

U.S. Open tennis 2019: Schedule, odds, prize money Novak Djokovic, the defending men's U.S. Open champion, is the odds-on favorite to win the 2019 U.S. Open, which begins Monday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center....
04:34, 2019-08-27

Nasdaq withdraws bid for Oslo Bors, handing prize to Euronext Nasdaq withdrew its bid on Monday to takeover Norwegian stock market operator Oslo Bors VPS, leaving pan-European competitor Euronext as the sole bidder....
09:51, 2019-05-27

In Tennis, Men and Women Are United in Looming Prize-Money Fight The players’ battle for a bigger piece of the pie at Grand Slam events is not a new one. What distinguishes the latest campaign is that it is a joint effort by men and women....
22:17, 2019-10-11

562 Interactive’s Alluris takes best in show at Indie Prize USA 2019 Alluris from 562 Interactive in the U.S. won the best in show "audience choice" award at GameDaily Connect's Indie Prize USA 2019 contest in Anaheim, California.Read More...
02:34, 2019-08-31

Australia union calls for equal World Cup prize money The Australian players' union has called on FIFA to award the same prize money for the Women's World Cup that is provided for the men's tournament        ...
12:34, 2019-06-04

‘The Father’ wins Karlovy Vary film fest’s top prize ‘The Father,’ a film directed by Bulgarian filmmaking duo Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov, wins top prize at the 54th edition of an international film festival in the Czech spa town of Karlovy Vary...
20:51, 2019-07-06

Kevin McCarthy Wins the Prize for Most Ridiculous AOC Attack of the Week The painfully stupid argument over whether Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was right to label the government’s migrant internment centers “concentration camps” (she extremely was) continued unabated on Wednesday, with Republican Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy demanding AOC apologize to the entire...
01:34, 2019-06-20

He pioneered a renaissance in Native American literature. Now, a peace prize Novelist, poet and essayist N. Scott Momaday has been selected for the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award peace prize.        ...
19:51, 2019-07-22

Build an Alexa Skill that controls Lego sets and win a prize What if Lego sets could respond to voice commands? That's the premise of a new contest Amazon and Lego launched on Tuesday that asks enthusiasts and developers to use the Alexa Gadgets Toolkit to add voice commands to Lego's Mindstorms sets. All you......
22:17, 2019-09-24

Release of prize-winning Reuters journalists in Myanmar welcomed by UN The release of two prize-winning Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar after reporting on the massacre of Rohingya Muslims has been welcomed by the UN human rights office, OHCHR, which warns however that press freedom there remains “dire”....
14:38, 2019-05-21

'Jojo Rabbit' wins top prize at Toronto Film Festival Writer-director-actor Taika Waititi's "Jojo Rabbit" won the top honor of the Grolsch People's Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday....
03:51, 2019-09-16

From bees to refugees: The German Book Prize releases its longlist One of the most prestigious prizes for literature in German will go to one of 20 books selected for consideration. Bosnian-German author Saša Stanišić is among the listed authors....
15:17, 2019-08-20

Eyes on U.S. prize, Primark considers Central American suppliers Confident it can crack the $300 billion U.S. clothing and shoes market where many other foreign retailers have failed, Britain's Primark is ready to raise its bet on the country by securing new sources of fast fashion in central America....
21:51, 2019-09-22

Tayari Jones wins Women’s Prize for ‘An American Marriage’ LONDON (AP) — U.S. writer Tayari Jones has won the Women’s Prize for fiction with her novel “An American Marriage.” Jones’ best-selling novel — selected by Oprah Winfrey for her book club — centers on a successful African-American couple in Atlanta whose marriage is tested by...
22:17, 2019-06-05

| 'Discrimination' victim Tatishvili wins prize money appeal Anna Tatishvili, who was stripped of her prize money at Roland Garros for "not playing at a professional standard", has had her punishment overturned....
22:17, 2019-07-19

Chelsea revel in chaos and controversy to claim another major prize Chaos and controversy are mainstays of the Roman Abramovich era at Chelsea, yet no matter what the drama, winning remains a powerful, unstoppable strand of their DNA....
14:34, 2019-05-30

Parkland student journalists recognized at Pulitzer Prize ceremony Pulitzer Prizes are issued for achievements in journalism, literature and the arts. Honorees covered shootings at Parkland, Pittsburgh, Annapolis.        ...
04:17, 2019-05-29

Rapper holds up Boris Johnson's 'severed head' at Mercury Prize Rapper slowthai caused controversy at the Mercury Prize ceremony after holding up an effigy of Boris Johnson's head on stage at the end of his performance....
15:17, 2019-09-20

Megan Rapinoe rips into FIFA over World Cup schedule, prize money Her criticism ranged from the gap in prize money between the men and women, to scheduling that put the World Cup final on the same day as the Gold Cup final in the United States and the Copa America final in Brazil....
23:51, 2019-07-06

Tony Horwitz Dies at 60; Prize-Winning Journalist and Best-Selling Author A Pulitzer Prize winner at The Wall Street Journal, he wrote the best sellers “Blue Latitudes” and “Confederates in the Attic” and seven other books....
00:00, 2019-05-29

Cannes prize for Brazilian movie sends message of hope, director says A Brazilian victory in Cannes has sent a message of hope at a difficult time for the country's movie industry, director Karim Ainouz said on Friday after winning an award at one of the film festival's prestigious side competitions....
01:51, 2019-05-25

Paul Ingrassia, Pulitzer Prize-winning auto journalist, dies Paul Ingrassia, a longtime journalist for The Wall Street Journal and Reuters who won a 1993 Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of a boardroom revolt at General Motors, has died after battling cancer. He was 69. ...
22:51, 2019-09-16

"Election Prize": Mamata Banerjee Slams "Visionless" Union Budget West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, one of the most forceful critics of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government, has slammed the Union Budget, dubbing it "visionless"....
17:17, 2019-07-05

Scientists Behind First Black Hole Image Win $3 Million Breakthrough Prize Award The Breakthrough Prize Foundation has awarded $21.6 million to winners of its 2020 Breakthrough Prizes, including a $3 million prize to 347 members of the black hole-imaging Event Horizon Telescope team.Read more......
21:00, 2019-09-05

Shep Doeleman on the Breakthrough Prize-winning black hole photo The team behind the first ever image of a black hole has won the prestigious $3m Breakthrough Prize. New Scientist spoke with the group’s leader, Shep Doeleman...
00:00, 2019-09-06

Magnetic wallpaper receives grand prize in first Etsy Design Awards The London-based Sian creates handmade, sometimes fairytale-inspired illustrations on wallpaper with magnetic linings, and sells it with three magnets of a customer’s choosing for interactive fun....
20:17, 2019-09-24

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

Man Booker International prize: Jokha Alharthi wins for Celestial Bodies First female Omani novelist to be translated into English shares £50,000 prize with translator Marilyn Booth – the first time an Arabic book has wonJokha Alharthi, the first female Omani novelist to be translated into English, has won the Man Booker International prize for her novel Celestial Bodies...
13:00, 2019-05-22

Eyes on the Prize: The CBC Fights Blindness During Sickle Cell Awareness Month Blood is the jet fuel of the body. It helps you jump, run, breathe and move with ease through the world. So imagine what happens if that fuel isn’t running smoothly through your body. It’s clogging your system, straining every valve, organ and extremity as you’re slowly starved for air. That sounds ...
02:51, 2019-09-26

Dota 2 International prize pool surpasses $30M, becomes largest in esports history In case anyone still needed convincing that esports is truly massive, the Dota 2 tournament to be held next month just accrued over $30 million in prize money. That’s the largest pot ever offered for such a competition, and judging by the amount it’s increased in just the last few months, it’s going...
05:17, 2019-07-23

Jokha Alharthi, First Arabic Author, Wins Man Booker Literature Prize Jokha Alharthi on Tuesday became the first Arabic author to win the Man Booker International prize for her novel "Celestial Bodies" which reveals her Omani homeland's post-colonial evolution....
06:51, 2019-05-22

Utopian dreams and death sentences: Turner prize 2019 – in pictures Travel, time and political tumult mark the work of this year’s four shortlisted artists: Lawrence Abu Hamdan, Helen Cammock, Oscar Murillo and Tai Shani. Their work features in this gallery Continue reading......
01:00, 2019-09-27

The 2019 Wellcome photography prize: close focus on the human condition The annual awards celebrate the best images of science around the worldA human face lies inert on a surgical tray as if staring up at the team of doctors hovering over it. It has taken them 16 hours of precise, painstaking work to remove it from a 31-year-old female donor, who had died three days ea...
18:51, 2019-06-01

Oman author Joka Alharthi wins Booker International Prize An author from Oman has won the prestigious Man Booker International Prize for “Celestial Bodies,” the story of three sisters and of a desert country moving from slave-owning traditional society and complex modern nation...
23:51, 2019-05-21

Blizzard reinstates Hong Kong protestor’s prize, says “China had no influence” After four days of mounting public pressure, Blizzard Entertainment took a late Friday opportunity—8:30pm ET, where press releases go to die—to partially undo its ban on three members of the Hearthstone esports community for making statements in support of Hong Kong. The outright ban applied to prof...
09:51, 2019-10-12

| Tanzanian press champion hopes prize 'lifts veil' on abuses A Tanzanian journalist awarded a prestigious prize for press freedom said he hoped the recognition will "lift the corner of the veil" on the plight of reporters in his homeland....
22:01, 2019-07-17

'My life completely changed': debut wins world's richest prize for a novel Nominated by just one library in Belgium, Emily Ruskovich’s Idaho lands the €100,000 International Dublin literary awardEmily Ruskovich was sitting in her back garden in Boise, Idaho, playing in the grass with her one-year-old daughter, when she got the phone call to tell her that she had won the wo...
19:51, 2019-06-13