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|ForexcollusioncasebackinthespotlightatCompetitionTribunal

The matter dates back to 2017 when the Competition Commission referred a collusion case involving 17 banks to the Tribunal. Three domestic banks – Absa, Standard Bank and Investec were among those named....

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Air India Lost Rs 560 Crore In 140 Days After Pak Closed Airspace Private carriers IndiGo, SpiceJet and GoAir lost Rs 25.1 crore, Rs 30.73 crore and Rs 2.1 crore respectively, bringing the total loss to Indian airlines to more than Rs 620 crore in less than five......
17:00, 2019-07-16

John Sterling will miss another Yankees game John Sterling will miss another game on Tuesday as the voice of the Yankees continues to try to stay healthy for the rest of the season, The Post has learned. With his 30-year consecutive game streak over, Sterling may take some more games off as he deals with his medical condition, though no others...
17:17, 2019-07-16

Lakers’ Anthony Davis doomsday scenario gives Knicks hope The Knicks’ plans of landing at least one superstar this offseason in NBA free agency went up in smoke, but Anthony Davis just gave them a glimmer of hope for next summer. During an interview with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols, Davis was asked whether he views himself as a pillar for the Lakers ...
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Tiger Woods snubbed by Brooks Koepka over British Open help Tiger Woods kept Brooks Koepka from claiming his first green jacket. The world’s No. 1 player isn’t going to help the 15-time major winner prevent him from winning his first British Open. Koepka, who finished one shot behind Woods at the Masters and is in the midst of an incredible run i...
17:17, 2019-07-16

Journal criticised for study claiming sun is causing global warming The journal Scientific Reports has been criticised for publishing a study claiming the past two centuries of global warming were largely caused by solar cycles...
17:34, 2019-07-16

‘Stranger Things’ found to be Netflix’s second most popular show – and #1 is pretty surprising Stranger Things debuted on Netflix three years ago this week, and unless you’ve been living under a rock you’re probably aware that it’s exploded in popularity in a big way since then. In fact, when respondents to a new survey were asked to list their favorite shows on the streamin...
17:34, 2019-07-16

Amazfit GTR Smartwatch With Up to 72 Days Battery Life Launched Huami Amazfit GTR Smartwatch supports NFC, has 12 sports modes, offers 24-hour heart rate monitoring, sleep analysis, idle reminders, and is available to buy in China....
17:34, 2019-07-16

MakeMyTrip, ASI Partner for Online Bookings for 116 Heritage Sites MakeMyTrip has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) for convenient and hassle-free online bookings for 116 historical monuments and sites across......
17:34, 2019-07-16

Pro-Trump CNN pundit Steve Cortes slams 'shameful' colleague: 'Most racist and condescending insult I’ve ever heard' CNN commentator Steve Cortes had a fiery clash both on television and online with a network colleague, who he accused of suggesting he himself was "some brown fool" hoping to earn the approval of President Trump's white supporters. ...
17:51, 2019-07-16

Border Patrol Agent Asks 3-Year-Old Girl to Pick a Parent in Family Separation When Border Patrol agents started taking her father away in a family separation, she began to cry, and was told "you said [you want to go] with mom."...
17:51, 2019-07-16

Beach etiquette 101: Don't be that person every beachgoer hates When at the beach, don't set up too close to your neighbors, crank up your speakers or feed the seagulls. Plus, supervise your kids and be safe.       ...
17:51, 2019-07-16

1,700-year-old recently discovered Christian letter offers clues into how faithful lived centuries ago Researchers unveiled a rare 1,700-year-old letter "not recorded in any other historical source," shedding new light into how early Christian believers lived....
17:51, 2019-07-16

Starfish looks like ravioli, goes viral If this starfish is making your mouth water, you're not alone. When a photo of Plinthaster dentatus went viral on Twitter last week, pasta-lovers did a double take — the sea star looked just like a piece of ravioli....
17:51, 2019-07-16

Patreon raises $60 million to expand its creator membership platform internationally Patreon has raised $60 million to expand its subscription membership platform internationally. This round takes its total funding to $165 million.Read More...
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Global stocks slip, U.S. yields rise on retail sales data A gauge of global equities edged lower on Tuesday and U.S. Treasury yields climbed as a stronger-than-anticipated report on retail sales raised the possibility that a second rate cut by the Federal Reserve this year could be pushed back by several months....
18:17, 2019-07-16

Blue Apron beefs up menus with Beyond Meat burgers, shares rise 33% Blue Apron Holdings Inc said on Tuesday it would include Beyond Meat Inc's plant-based burgers on its menus next month, betting on a multi-billion-dollar meat alternative market to lure new customers....
18:17, 2019-07-16

Stephen Colbert on Trump's racist attack: 'A new personal best in being the worst' Late-night hosts discussed Trump’s attack on four Democratic congresswomen of colour and his decision to stand behind itLate-night hosts took apart Donald Trump’s Twitter attack on Democratic congresswomen Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley, calling his behaviour...
18:17, 2019-07-16

Conjoined Twin Girls Successfully Separated After 50 Hours of Operations Surgeons announced on Monday that they have separated conjoined twin sisters after multiple surgeries that took more than 50 hours to complete. Two-year-old Safa and Marwa Ullah underwent three surgeries carried out between October 2018 and February this year at Great Ormond Street Hospital in Londo...
18:34, 2019-07-16

How Britain's love affair with trains ran out of steam Britain has a love-hate relationship with its railways. The Victorians pioneered the country's modern rail system, which has inspired children's stories from Paddington Bear to Thomas the Tank Engine, and the beloved InterCity 125 train holds the world speed record for a passenger-carrying diesel....
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Dear American Airlines, I Hate You With My Whole Heart Once upon a time, not long ago, when people wore pajamas and lived life slow, my wife and I were invited to a wedding in Dallas; ya know, deep in the heart of Texas. Because I believe that there’s nothing you should do today that you can put off until tomorrow—I don’t actually believe this, but my a...
18:51, 2019-07-16

Five deals we want to see get done before the MLB trading deadline With just weeks until the MLB trade deadline, a look at some deals that make sense – and fans should want to see get done.       ...
18:51, 2019-07-16

Devin Hester's son looks like an elusive flag football player The former return man shared a video of his son, Dray, who hit flag football field at the Top 100 Central Florida camp. His son has some nice moves.       ...
18:51, 2019-07-16

Iowa State's Matt Campbell addressed the inevitable NFL question at Big 12 Media Days Iowa State progress is Matt Campbell talking about football, and not uniform color and entrance music. Interest in NFL and college football jobs looms       ...
18:51, 2019-07-16

Miss. State or Ole Miss fan?: Potential jurors quizzed on day 1 of Jackie Sherrill trial One prospective juror, clutching a Mississippi State cap, admitted he couldn't be impartial in a trial of former coach Jackie Sherrill against NCAA.       ...
18:51, 2019-07-16

Counteracting the Sea of Sameness in Marketing Follow the leader is not only a children’s game but a concept ingrained in the social psychology that drives us to emulate what’s popular. Marketers are notorious for paying close attention to what’s resonating in their industry amongst their peers and capitalizing on it, but often...
18:51, 2019-07-16

Man Slashed Throat Of Teen Popular On Instagram, Took Selfie With Body Police arrived at the gruesome scene Sunday morning, alerted by frantic calls from users on the messaging app Discord. What police heard in those calls was horrifying: Someone had uploaded an image of......
18:51, 2019-07-16

AIDS Deaths Down A Third Since 2010, Many Challenges Persist: UN HIV-related deaths last year fell to around 770,000 -- some 33 per cent lower than in 2010 -- the United Nations said Tuesday, but warned that global efforts to eradicate the disease were stalling as......
18:51, 2019-07-16

Move Over Trump: Chinese Diplomats Take To Twitter In Propaganda Fight Tweets from Chinese diplomats abroad, including seasoned ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai, have opened a fresh front in Beijing's increasingly assertive approach to diplomacy and propaganda......
18:51, 2019-07-16

1 Dead, 15 Injured In US Gas Line Blast That Shot Flames 30 Feet Into Air A utility worker was killed and 15 other people were injured on Monday when a ruptured gas line triggered an explosion that levelled a house and shattered windows in nearby homes in the Southern......
18:51, 2019-07-16

‘Pokemon Go’ adds Team Rocket, better battles, and more in massive update One of the knocks on Pokemon Go when it launched, and one of the reasons many players lost interest, was its lack of traditional gameplay elements. There simply wasn’t much to do in terms of actual interaction outside of swiping on the screen to throw a Poke Ball or tapping on the screen to ba...
18:51, 2019-07-16

French beaches closed due to toxic algae bloom linked to two deaths Six beaches around Saint-Brieuc in the French region of Brittany have been closed to the public due to unmanageable quantities of sea lettuce, which local campaign groups say may be linked to two recent deaths in the area....
19:00, 2019-07-16

Trump Insists His Tweets ‘Were NOT Racist’ as House Readies Vote on Condemning His Remarks (WASHINGTON) — Defiant in the face of widespread censure, President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday that his tweets suggesting four Democratic congresswomen of color return to their countries “were NOT Racist,” and he appealed to fellow Republicans to “not show weakness” ...
19:00, 2019-07-16

Drake’s esports team 100 Thieves raises $35 million Drake’s esports franchise 100 Thieves said Tuesday it has bagged $35 million in a new fund-raising round. The Post reported exclusively on May 30 that the Los Angeles-based team of professional gamers was looking to raise $25 million, and reported last week that the funding round was oversubscribed....
19:00, 2019-07-16

Prehistoric city offers glimpse of ancient living near Jerusalem A huge prehistoric settlement discovered near Jerusalem by Israeli archaeologists offers new insight into how civilizations developed around the end of the Stone Age....
19:00, 2019-07-16

WWE Raw: Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns compete in Battle Royal to face Brock Lesnar, Bray Wyatt appears Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns and eight other superstars competed in a Battle Royal on Raw to determine who would face Universal Champion Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam....
19:00, 2019-07-16

Omari Hardwick, Garret Dillahunt to co-star in Zack Snyder's 'Army of the Dead' "Power" star Omari Hardwick and "Fear the Walking Dead" actor Garret Dillahunt have joined the ensemble of director Zack Snyder's horror movie, "Army of the Dead."...
19:00, 2019-07-16

July on course to be hottest month ever, say climate scientists Record global temperatures this month set to beat previous record set in 2017Record temperatures across much of the world over the past two weeks could make July the hottest month ever measured on Earth, according to climate scientists.The past fortnight has seen freak heat in the Canadian Arctic, c...
19:17, 2019-07-16

When Phil Simms thinks the Giants will turn to Daniel Jones Phil Simms sees some of himself in Eli Manning. He thought he still had something left in 1994, coming off a playoff win. The Giants didn’t, so they cut him. Manning didn’t lead the Giants to the postseason last year — or anywhere close. But Simms sees the parallels after the team ...
19:17, 2019-07-16

Boxing News at Five: WBC expected to confirm interim title for Whyte vs. Rivas, hungry Ali wants second bite at Price Dillian Whyte (or Oscar Rivas) could get their WBC world heavyweight title shot in May, and Kash Ali isn't giving up hope of boxing David Price again The post Boxing News at Five: WBC expected to confirm interim title for Whyte vs. Rivas, hungry Ali wants second bite at Price appeared first on Boxin...
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'Simply seeing green spaces' may help reduce cravings Access to a view of greenery from the comfort of your home reduces the frequency and intensity of cravings for alcohol, unhealthful food, and tobacco....
19:17, 2019-07-16

Apple's latest AirPods are on sale for Prime Day 2019 — and they never go on sale Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Apple's AirPods almost never go on sale, but for Prime Day 2019, the latest version of the AirPods is discounted by $14 to $20. If you opt for the AirPods with the wireless charging case, you'll pay $179 and save $20. To spend a bit less, you can get the AirPods with...
19:34, 2019-07-16

Deutsche Bank removes a trio of massive and expensive paintings from its Wall Street lobby Andrew Kelly/Reuters Deutsche Bank removed three abstract paintings by German artist Gerhard Richter from its New York office's lobby, Bloomberg reports. The paintings are estimated to be worth between $12 million and $30 million. A bank spokesman declined to say whether the paintings were sold. Th...
19:34, 2019-07-16

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19:34, 2019-07-16

An artist reimagined famous artists and paintings as modern-day millennials Courtesy of Untitled.Save Portugal-based artist Untitled.Save, who goes by his first name, Tiago, re-imagined iconic artists and their subjects as urban hipsters. In Untitled.Save's pieces, the "Mona Lisa" subject is a social media influencer. The collection portrays Dalí as a freelance phot...
19:34, 2019-07-16

Daily on Energy: The overlooked promise of capturing carbon from gas plants Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
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|TheR1.6bnVBSwrite-offandotherworryingstatsfromtheAuditorGeneral The Auditor General has been given more teeth, and should be allowed to use them, Parliament’s Standing Committee on Public Accounts and the Standing Committee on the Auditor General have said....
19:34, 2019-07-16

|Here'showmuchmoreSA'stopCEOsareearningpermonth CEOs of South Africa’s top companies earned a median of R5.4m in 2018, up from R5.2m in 2017, which represents R450 000 per month, a new trend report has found....
19:34, 2019-07-16

EU executive proposes new tools to help safeguard bloc's democracy The European Union's executive on Tuesday agreed new measures to better police democracy across the bloc, tightening scrutiny of nationalist rulers in the east who stand accused of attacking judicial independence and media freedom....
19:34, 2019-07-16

Death toll rises to 10 in Mumbai building collapse as rescue efforts continue The death toll from the collapse of a decades-old four-storey building in India's financial capital Mumbai rose to 10 late on Tuesday, with at least eight injured, officials said, as rescue operations continued to remove those trapped in the rubble....
19:34, 2019-07-16

House Dems to vote on resolution condemning Trump House Democrats are planning a vote on a resolution that condemns President Donald Trump's racist comments about four congresswomen of color. A co-sponsors of the resolution said "it's un-American to tell people to go back to their country." (July 16)        ...
19:34, 2019-07-16

Lewes FC: the football club who are making equality pay Two years ago Lewes decided to pay their women’s team as much as their men’s team. They have not regretted itBy Richard Foster for the Guardian Sport NetworkTwo years ago Lewes FC became the first football club in the world to pay their women’s team the same wages as their men’s team. The club’s cha...
19:34, 2019-07-16

'It's a funny story': Tiger Woods on Brooks Koepka's snub at the Open – video Tiger Woods has shrugged off concerns about his lack of golf heading into the Open this week, saying he needs to carefully manage the remaining years of his career. Woods said his Masters victory in April took a lot out of him and he went on a two-week family vacation in Thailand after finishing tie...
19:34, 2019-07-16

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency stirs criticism, privacy concerns US lawmakers have grilled Facebook on its ambitious plan to create a financial ecosystem based on a digital currency called Libra. The project is viewed with skepticism in many countries, including Germany....
19:51, 2019-07-16

WRAPUP 3-U.S. retail sales ease fears over economy; rate cut still seen U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in June, pointing to strong consumer spending, which could help to blunt some of the drag on the economy from weak business investment....
19:51, 2019-07-16

UPDATE 1-U.S. senators criticize FTC's reported Facebook settlement Three U.S. senators who have been frequent critics of U.S. tech giants wrote a letter to the Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday to criticize its reported settlement with Facebook Inc....
19:51, 2019-07-16

Bitcoin falls below $10,000 after Facebook grilled on crypto plans Bitcoin fell 8% on Tuesday, breaching $10,000 for the first time in two weeks after U.S. lawmakers grilled Facebook on its cryptocurrency plans, as political and regulatory scrutiny of digital coins intensifies....
19:51, 2019-07-16

Williamson Reveals He "Wasn't Aware" Of The Overthrow Rule Despite the fact that it was not runs but boundaries which decided the eventual outcome of the World Cup 2019 final, an extra run awarded to England probably cost New Zealand the match and the trophy....
19:51, 2019-07-16

Rob Gronkowski’s post-retirement transformation continues Rob Gronkowski isn’t sweating retirement life. The former Patriots tight end, who called it a career in March after nine seasons, appears to be switching up his workout, according to girlfriend Camille Kostek. “I talked to his girlfriend, Camille Kostek, down at that cheerleading thing. ...
19:51, 2019-07-16

U.S. Retail Sales Rose in June American shoppers increased their spending in June, wrapping up a solid quarter for the resilient U.S. consumer despite perceived headwinds from abroad....
19:51, 2019-07-16

'I Refuse to Call it a Corvette.' GM Moves the Engine, Revs Up a Revolt The automaker’s plan to move the engine to its midsection, shrinking the long, broad hood the car is known for, has some longtime fans beside themselves....
19:51, 2019-07-16

U.K. Regulator Proposes Stricter Standards for Auditors The U.K.’s Financial Reporting Council is proposing tighter rules for the country’s auditors, a move that follows a recent report by the regulator that found that audits of large U.K. companies’ financial statements continue to miss regulatory targets....
19:51, 2019-07-16

Bezuidenhout seeks Portrush 'revenge' after beta-blocker ban Christiaan Bezuidenhout has overcome plenty on the way to his first major championship this week at the British Open        ...
20:00, 2019-07-16

TurboTax Found a Depraved Way to Bump Profits After Tax Filing Process Was Simplified In the aftermath of Trump’s major changes to the tax code, some of TurboTax’s customers no longer had to pay for many of its services, instead finding that the company’s free product would suffice. To offset this loss, the online tax service made changes that reportedly had an adverse impact on elde...
20:00, 2019-07-16

SpaceX Says a Faulty Valve Triggered Crew Dragon Explosion Investigators looking into the cause of the SpaceX Crew Dragon explosion back in April are now blaming a faulty valve for the anomaly, which allowed leaking fuel to come into contact with titanium. Officials with SpaceX say they’ve already got a fix, but it’s still not clear when the company will be...
20:00, 2019-07-16

Founder of Neo-Nazi Site Daily Stormer Ordered to Pay $14 Million to Target of Racist 'Troll Storm' Tanya Gersh has faced anti-Semitic harassment since late 2016—calls, tweets, emails, and texts demeaning her and saying she was going to die—upending the once-peaceful life she had in a quaint Montana town.Read more......
20:00, 2019-07-16

Does 'Cunt' Break the Rules? Twitter Finds it Hard to Decide Earlier this month, the Twitter account for a streaming online porn platform tweeted about one of its new featured titles: Love Your Cunt. “Don’t let anyone tell you how your cunt should look or feel,” read the tweet from PinkLabel.TV, which specializes in content from independent adult filmmakers....
20:00, 2019-07-16

Updates From Doctor Who, Deadpool 3, and More The Barbie movie has found some very interesting writers. Filming has begun on A Quiet Place 2. Melissa Benoist will slip into the director’s chair for Supergirl’s next season. Plus, what’s to come on Agents of SHIELD and Legion, and a new look at the direct-to-video Doom movie. Spoilers now!Read mo...
20:00, 2019-07-16

GM CEO to United Auto Workers: 'Our collective future is at stake' General Motors CEO and Chairman Mary Barra on Tuesday pleaded for United Auto Workers union leaders to assist, not hinder, the company's ongoing restructuring efforts to better position GM for the future....
20:17, 2019-07-16

Windows 10: Has Microsoft cleaned up its update mess? (Spoiler: no) Four years after the debut of "Windows as a service," Microsoft continues to tweak the Windows Update for Business rules. And if you don't know how to play the game, you're likely to be surprised with unexpected updates....
20:17, 2019-07-16

Email scammer's plan to defraud 200,000 airport customers is foiled The NCSC's Active Cyber Defence report outlines how the scheme has helped defend the UK from hackers - and outlines plans for continuing to do so in future....
20:17, 2019-07-16

More migrants at U.S.-Mexico border suffering dehydration, overexertion Cases of severe dehydration and overexertion among migrants are skyrocketing in deep South Texas as people push their bodies past the breaking point to get into the United States, new statistics show....
20:17, 2019-07-16

Budget office: U.S. federal deficit will top record $1 trillion The White House Office of Management and Budget says the 2019 federal deficit is projected to surpass the $1 trillion mark -- the highest it's been in years....
20:17, 2019-07-16

The killer cop who took Eric Garner's life walks free. How do we secure justice? | Derecka Purnell Here lies a painful truth: we can’t rely on the criminal justice system for black liberation. But we don’t need to, eitherOn Tuesday, the Department of Justice announced that it declined to bring federal civil rights charges against New York Police Department Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who choked the ...
20:17, 2019-07-16

From Homecoming to The Good Fight: this year's Emmys snubs and shocks Game of Thrones is leading the pack but, as usual, a long list of worthy nominees failed to make this year’s nominationsOh, the cruelty of letting D’Arcy Carden announce the 2019 Emmy nominations. From relative obscurity, she’s undoubtedly had a barnstormer of a year; The Good Place – one of the mos...
20:17, 2019-07-16

Stunning time-lapse of world’s largest iceberg drifting away from ice shelf Glaciologists stitch the images together. Scientists wonder what the fate of this massive iceberg will be as it drifts towards warmer waters.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-16

Skeptics Washed Away As Lost Civilization Is Finally Identified By Puerto Rican Figures A collection of highly-controversial stone figures discovered in Puerto Rico are believed by some to have been created by members of the lost Ten Tribes ...
20:51, 2019-07-16

Julia Roberts' Reaction to Her 2019 Emmys Snub Is Priceless From the moment Julia Roberts was attached to star in and executive produce Homecoming, an Emmy was predicted for her future. Until it wasn't. Roberts played Heidi Bergman in the......
20:51, 2019-07-16

See the Moment Joey King Found Out She's an Emmy Nominee for Playing Gypsy Rose Blanchard That's Joey King, Emmy nominee to you. The Act star received her very first Emmy nomination for playing Gypsy Rose Blanchard in the Hulu miniseries about the real life events......
20:51, 2019-07-16

Pose Just Made History With 6 Groundbreaking 2019 Emmy Nominations The cast and crew of Pose is receiving some much deserved recognition. Earlier this morning, The Good Place's D'Arcy Carden and The Masked Singer's Ken Jeong announced the......
20:51, 2019-07-16

No, Big Little Lies, Stranger Things, and The Handmaid's Tale Did Not Get Snubbed by the 2019 Emmys Don't get yourself too worked up just yet! You may not have been able to spot Stranger Things, Big Little Lies, or The Handmaid's Tale--three of the biggest shows of the......
20:51, 2019-07-16

Kylie Jenner Gets Candid About Battling Anxiety, Losing Friends and Finding Herself Again Kylie Jenner is wearing her heart on her sleeve. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star opened up about her personal journey and her battle with anxiety in an Instagram post on......
20:51, 2019-07-16

2019 Emmy Nominations: Complete List of Nominees The nominees are... With the 2019 Emmys just two more months away, this year's list of contenders for a coveted golden statue has finally been revealed. On Tuesday morning,......
20:51, 2019-07-16

Shailene Woodley Drops an Interesting Big Little Lies Finale Spoiler The (series?) finale of Big Little Lies is being shrouded in such mystery HBO wouldn't give Jimmy Kimmel Live a clip to play during an interview with Shailene Woodley. However, Woodley, who......
20:51, 2019-07-16

He's Back! Luke Parker's Return to The Bachelorette Results in Tears and Threats Luke Parker out! The controversial The Bachelorette contestant went packing after a confrontation over sex with series star Hannah Brown. "The Luke P. show's over, boys,"......
20:51, 2019-07-16

Tesla Cut Corners Assembling Model 3s to Meet Musk's Production Goals: Report Remember way back in 2018 when one of the biggest stories in the automotive world was whether Tesla could meet its arbitrary self-imposed production targets by building a car factory in a tent in the parking lot of its existing car factory? They certainly did boost production, even if the much ball...
21:00, 2019-07-16

U.S., Mexico set talks amid tension over new curbs on asylum-seekers The chief diplomats of Mexico and the United States plan to meet on Sunday for talks about a new U.S. rule restricting asylum applications from Central American migrants that would burden Mexico's already-overwhelmed refugee agency....
21:00, 2019-07-16

EU liberal lawmakers to back von der Leyen as next EU commission head: chairman Liberal lawmakers at the European Parliament will support German conservative Ursula von der Leyen as the next European Commission president, the leader of the group said on Tuesday....
21:00, 2019-07-16

Portugal suspends visas for Iranians, cites security reasons Portugal has suspended the issuance of entry visas for Iranian nationals for unspecified security reasons, Foreign Minister Augusto Santos Silva told a parliamentary committee on Tuesday....
21:00, 2019-07-16

Yemen's Houthis target Saudi Arabia's Jizan airport: Al Masirah TV Yemen's Houthi military spokesman said the group has targeted drone hangars in Saudi Arabia's Jizan airport, the Houthis' Al-Masirah TV reported on Tuesday....
21:00, 2019-07-16

How countries are protecting themselves from attacks in space The United States is one country that has identified space defence as a national security priority. But what are the specific threats it faces in space?...
21:00, 2019-07-16

Reports: NFLPA filing grievance vs. Texans on Clowney's behalf Jadeveon Clowney is a defensive end based on snap counts from the 2018 season, but the Houston Texans used the franchise tag designation for an outside linebacker -- a savings to the team of about $1.7 million in 2019 salary....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Koepka banks on caddie's local knowledge American Brooks Koepka believes he has a "big advantage" in this week's British Open in the form of his local-born caddie who grew up playing on Royal Portrush....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Researchers try to make ICU less traumatic for patients, families (Reuters Health) - Intensive care units (ICUs) can be extremely stressful for patients and families. Changes in the way ICUs are run may help mitigate that stress, two new studies suggest....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Amazon U.S. rivals get sales boost on Prime Day: Adobe Several large U.S. retailers recorded higher sales on the first day of Amazon.com Inc's Prime Day shopping event as online shoppers also flocked to their websites, Adobe Analytics said on Tuesday....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Oil falls as Iran tensions seen easing Oil prices turned lower on Tuesday, falling by about $1 a barrel as U.S. President Donald Trump said progress has been made with Iran, signaling tensions could ease in the Mideast....
21:17, 2019-07-16

U.S. retail sales ease fears over economy; rate cut still seen U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in June, pointing to strong consumer spending, which could help to blunt some of the drag on the economy from weak business investment....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Julia Louis-Dreyfus could break Emmy record she shares with Cloris Leachman in September Julia Louis-Dreyfus has a chance to make history at the Emmy Awards in September. The actress, who has won six Emmys already for her role as Selina Meyer on HBO's "Veep," secured another nomination for her portrayal of the character on Tuesday....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Turkey cannot have both F-35 and Russia's S-400: Trump nominee U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become the next secretary of defense re-stated that Turkey cannot have the F-35 advanced stealth fighter jet and Russia's S-400 air defense system, which Moscow started delivering last week....
21:17, 2019-07-16

Judge bars Roger Stone from social media, says ex-Trump adviser violated gag order A federal judge on Tuesday barred former Trump adviser Roger Stone – facing charges of tampering, obstruction and false statements in a case brought by Special Counsel Robert Mueller – from posting anything on social media, after determining Stone violated her gag order not to discuss the case....
21:34, 2019-07-16

GOP leaders dismiss Dem outcry over Trump tweets as ‘all about politics,’ impeachment House Republican leaders stood by President Trump on Tuesday in response to a Democratic resolution condemning his controversial tweets about four freshman lawmakers, alleging their outrage is “all about politics” and suggesting it's being used to revive an impeachment push. ...
21:34, 2019-07-16

Islamic State making territorial gains in Afghanistan, Pentagon reports The Islamic State-Khorasan Province has gained control of territory in Afghanistan over the last six months, according to the latest Pentagon report to Congress....
21:34, 2019-07-16

Mark Esper’s sprint to confirmation starts as Pentagon’s third acting chief takes over IT’S SHOWTIME: At precisely 3:04 p.m. yesterday, Mark Esper reverted to being the secretary of the Army and officially became the nominee to serve as the second defense secretary of President Trump’s administration. That’s when Esper’s nomination paperwork was transmitted to the U.S. Senate — a mere...
21:34, 2019-07-16

The Guardian view on Donald Trump: a racist in substance and style | Editorial The US president’s bigotry has a political purpose: to distract voters and energise his base. He doesn’t care about the damage he might inflict in the processDonald Trump’s agenda is to turn the clock back in the United States half a century, to a time when elected leaders spoke the language of whit...
21:34, 2019-07-16

Nirmal, Ruhaan Maintain Top Spots In X-30 Class Of National Karting Championship Round 4 The fourth round of the JK Tyre-FMSCI National Karting Championship concluded on Sunday and young talents Nirmal Umashankar from Chennai and Ruhaan Alva from Bengaluru maintained their dominance in......
21:51, 2019-07-16

Apple will reportedly fund exclusive podcasts to challenge Spotify Apple historically offered only a directory of podcasts available across the world; now the company will reportedly fund exclusives to bolster its apps.Read More...
21:51, 2019-07-16

Teamfight Tactics gets ranked play in latest update Riot is preparing an update for its auto-battler Teamfight Tactics. This is the first "official patch," and it includes a number of major changes and new features.Read More...
21:51, 2019-07-16

Greek Police Have Arrested a Suspect in the Killing of an American Researcher on Crete Greek police have arrested a suspect in the murder of an American molecular biologist, who they say was run down by a local man during her daily walk, put in the trunk of his car, raped and abandoned in a nearby tunnel. The national police held a press conference on Tuesday afternoon where they conf...
21:51, 2019-07-16

'Keep these plants open,' UAW chief tells GM brass UAW President Gary Jones warned Fiat Chrysler Automobiles that the company's increasing use of temporary workers would be a major issue in contract negotiations. ...
21:51, 2019-07-16

Seating giant Lear lowers 2019 revenue, profit outlook The seating and electronics supplier said it now expects lower production from key customers to pressure sales and earnings throughout the year....
21:51, 2019-07-16

World Court To Pronounce Verdict In Kulbhushan Jadhav Case Today The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will today deliver its verdict on the death sentence awarded to Kulbhushan Jadhav, a retired Indian Navy officer, by a Pakistani military court on charges of......
21:51, 2019-07-16

In Flood-Ravaged Assam, How People Are Coping In Relief Camps Nearly 52 lakh people have been affected and 1.5 lakh shifted to relief camps in Assam over the last one week due to floods triggered by incessant rain. So far, 20 people have lost their lives, five......
21:51, 2019-07-16

Looks like the star of The NeverEnding Story liked that Stranger Things 3 nod If you’re like a lot of people who watched the Stranger Things 3 finale, you may have the theme song from 1984's The NeverEnding Story stuck in your head. The catchy hit plays a pivotal role in the series’ endgame, and it’s led to a bit of a resurgence for the soundtrack standout by Limahl, lead...
22:00, 2019-07-16

Louis Garrel is still handsome, and still stuck in his dad’s shadow, in the frivolous A Faithful Man Children of celebrities often strive to dissociate themselves from Mom and/or Dad, sometimes even going so far as to take on a different name (as, say, Joe Hill did). They want to feel confident that any professional success they may achieve was fully earned rather than merely inherited. Not so with...
22:00, 2019-07-16

Quentin Tarantino just might go out on a Star Trek movie Quentin Tarantino has made it well-known that he’s planning to retire after directing his 10th feature film, and with Once Upon A Time In Hollywood—his ninth—hitting theaters this month, the talk has returned to when and how QT might conclude this chapter of his career. He’s already written a script...
22:00, 2019-07-16

Pro-impeachment Dems fear Al Green's renegade push House Democrats methodically working to build support for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump fear that a rogue move by a Texas Democrat could scramble their best efforts. It’s unclear whether Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) will seek Trump’s immediate impeachment or simply the launch of ...
22:17, 2019-07-16

Pelosi 'hopeful' about clinching budget deal this month Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday she is "hopeful" about reaching a sweeping budget deal to avert a debt default and stave off billions in automatic spending cuts before Congress leaves for recess at the end of the month. Pelosi's comments to reporters come amid a flurry of negotiations with Treasu...
22:17, 2019-07-16

Lotus showcases first pure electric sports car British sports car maker Lotus revealed its pure electric "hypercar" on Tuesday, the first completely new vehicle to be launched under the stewardship of Chinese firm Geely which acquired a majority stake in 2017....
22:17, 2019-07-16

Peter Thiel's comments about spies in Silicon Valley have some basis in reality, but no evidence But it's important to separate this very real threat from Thiel's specific allegations about Google, which were presented without proof, and from his claims that Google has participated in "treasonous" activity....
22:17, 2019-07-16

Dell and Microsoft pour millions into A.I. start-ups that are reshaping the workforce Dell and Microsoft venture capital arms are investing in AI start-ups that have products to help companies manage data and harness machine learning to gain a competitive advantage....
22:17, 2019-07-16

Rich Energy CEO departs as Haas F1 sponsor changes its name William Storey is no longer associated with Rich Energy, UK government documents have confirmed - and in addition the company has been renamed Lightning Volt...
22:34, 2019-07-16

Pound hits two-year low over rising fears of no-deal Brexit The pound fell briefly to its lowest rate against the dollar in two years on Tuesday, as the two remaining Conservative Party leadership candidates appeared to spook the currency by refusing to rule out a no-deal departure from the EU in October....
22:34, 2019-07-16

Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit unveiled at Smithsonian The spacesuit astronaut Neil Armstrong wore during his mission to the moon went on public display for the first time in 13 years on Tuesday, at the Smithsonian's Air and Space Museum exactly 50 years to the day when Apollo 11 launched into space....
22:34, 2019-07-16

Transfer window: the key deals in Europe away from the Premier League Europe’s heavyweights have all been busy. Catch up on the big moves in La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A and Ligue 1After an underwhelming title race and struggles in Europe, Spain’s top three have all been very busy already. Real Madrid have spent more than £250m to sign Eden Hazard, striker Luka Jovic ...
22:34, 2019-07-16

Jimmy Greaves had the right idea: football broadcasting should be fun | John Brewin As one half of Saint and Greavsie, the former striker spoke about the sport he loved with enjoyment and wit. We could do with some of that now“I am someone who believes that what we need without a doubt is more of Jimmy Greaves,” wrote the performance poet John Hegley in Greavsie, an ironic yet affe...
22:34, 2019-07-16

Donald Trump pulls F-35 sale from Turkey after Russian missile defense purchase President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the United States will not sell Turkey any F-35 jets after the Middle Eastern country purchased a Russian missile defense system....
22:34, 2019-07-16

U.N. envoy meets UAE minister to discuss fighting in Libya: tweet The U.N. envoy to Libya, Ghassan Salame, has met United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi to discuss ways to end the fighting in Libya, the U.N. Support Mission in Libya said in a tweet on Tuesday....
22:34, 2019-07-16

Human-sized jellyfish lurking off English coast stuns divers: 'It’s an experience we’ll never forget' Two divers off the coast of England had the experience of a lifetime when they came across — and swam alongside — a human-sized barrel jellyfish, scientifically known as a Rhizostoma Pulmo....
22:34, 2019-07-16

White-nosed coati spotted at Fort Huachuca TUCSON – Some Sierra Vista residents may have gotten a rare glimpse of some Arizona wildlife. Monday morning, Arizona Game and Fish Department shared on Twitter that a white-nosed coatimundi was spotted near Fort Huachuca. According to officials, this animal is typically found in throughout so...
22:51, 2019-07-16

How hard would it be to correct the slope of Lord’s cricket ground? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsDuring the incredible Cricket World Cup final on Sunday, TV commentators repeatedly referred to the slope of the Lord’s ground. Why don’t they jus...
22:51, 2019-07-16

Emily Atack: ‘I’m a bit of a scruff, so wearing a uniform was really fun’ The actor found that donning khaki for a role in the Dad’s Army film wasn’t flattering but was gratifyingly warmI never usually get to wear anything like this. I was playing an ATS (Auxiliary Territorial Service) girl in the 2016 film adaptation of Dad’s Army and wearing their classic uniform with a...
22:51, 2019-07-16

Meet the artist contributing to Liam Hodges' Flintstones-style vision For his SS20 collection, emerging London menswear designer Liam Hodges called upon the talents of artist Alfie Kungu to help him capture the primitive futurism of his menswear designsFrom the menswear designer who brought us prints of Mr Blobby and a British interpretation of Las Vegas Americana cam...
22:51, 2019-07-16

Harry Styles in talks to play Prince Eric in live-action The Little Mermaid The ex-One Direction frontman is being touted to star opposite R&B singer Halle Bailey in Disney’s new take on the animated romanceHarry Styles is in talks to take on the role of Prince Eric in Disney’s live-action remake of The Little Mermaid.The former One Direction singer is said to be an early f...
23:00, 2019-07-16

CQS looking to grow U.S. presence under new CEO Rolet CQS, the London-based global multi-strategy credit-focused asset management firm with $17.7 billion in assets, is looking to grow its presence in the United States, Xavier Rolet, who took over the......
23:00, 2019-07-16

T50 Ultra-Core Optical Gaming Mouse with Light Strike (LK) Optical Switch & Scroll - Shift Lever and 9 Programmable Buttons with Advanced Macros - X'Glide Armored Mouse Feet - Wired - Black/Silver/Red T50 Ultra-Core Optical Gaming Mouse with Light Strike (LK) Optical Switch & Scroll - Shift Lever and 9 Programmable Buttons with Advanced Macros - X'Glide Armored Mouse Feet - Wired - Black/Silver/Red...
23:00, 2019-07-16

Kellyanne Conway Has A Racist Meltdown of Her Own White House aide and biggest feminist in the world Kellyanne Conway came to the defense of the so-called “squad” on Tuesday after President Donald Trump lobbed racist attacks at them over the weekend, saying—LOL JK CAN YOU IMAGINE IF SHE ACTUALLY FUCKING DID THAT?...
23:00, 2019-07-16

Tom Steyer to Karl Marx: Learn to Code Tom Steyer has replaced Howard Schultz as the dumb, vain billionaire in the presidential race (Schultz hasn’t definitely dropped out, but he’s at least on hiatus). Though Steyer hasn’t quite yet displayed the same knack for embarrassing himself that Schultz did, the campaign is young, and more impor...
23:00, 2019-07-16

Blazin' Saddles: Ineos supremacy, Alaphilippe glory, Pinot setback and other thoughts "An absolutely thrilling opening 10 days of racing – Stage 7 aside – has produced some superb performances and thrills and spills aplenty, even if there\u0027s an air of inevitability as Team Ineos leaders Geraint Thomas and Egan Bernal already sit on top of the pack and look poised to strike ahead ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

New York casino takes first legal sports bets since lift on ban And they’re off! Empire State bettors placed their first wagers on pro sports games Tuesday, as legal sports betting got underway more than a year after it was approved by the Supreme Court. Gamblers at the Rivers Casino near Schenectady noshed on hot dogs and sipped spiked seltzers as they plunked ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

More than 20 people sickened by carbon monoxide at Midtown church More than 20 people were hospitalized after they were sickened at a Midtown church Tuesday by suspected carbon monoxide poisoning caused by a malfunctioning stove, FDNY officials said. Approximately 80 people were inside St. Malachy’s The Actors’ Chapel on West 49th Street near Eighth Avenue at arou...
23:17, 2019-07-16

AG Barr made decision to not bring charges against Eric Garner cop: official The decision to not prosecute NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo in Eric Garner’s death was ultimately made by Attorney General William Barr himself — because of “insufficient evidence” in the case, Brooklyn’s top prosecutor announced Tuesday. US Attorney Richard Donoghue said that...
23:17, 2019-07-16

US indicts 22 members of MS-13 gang in killings Members and associates of the MS-13 gang committed seven murders including several in which victims were hacked to death with machetes in a Southern California forest, according to a federal indictment released Tuesday. (July 16)        ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

'You are not alone': Epstein accuser Courtney Wild urges more women to speak out One of Jeffrey Epstein's accusers, Courtney Wild, told reporters that he "will never stop sexually abusing children until he is in jail.”        ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

Humane Society SOS: Dogs swim for their lives as Ark. shelter floods. Community comes to the rescue. An Arkansas animal shelter issued an SOS as flash flooding poured in and a puppy drowned. Then the community came to the rescue.        ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

Trump on Dem 'squad': They can't hate our country President Donald Trump dug in Tuesday on his comments directed at four progressive Democratic congresswomen of color, insisting they can "go wherever they want or they can stay," adding, "They shouldn't hate our country."        ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

Fla. expert captures alligator at Chicago lagoon An alligator expert from Florida has caught Chicago's elusive Chance the Snapper just 36 hours after arriving in Illinois. (July 16)        ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

Shark attacks: How to avoid them and whether shark repellents really work Does shark repellent even work? We talked to the experts about sharks, how to avoid them and why they should be more afraid of us.        ...
23:17, 2019-07-16

How To Use Mario Maker 2's Tricky 'Scroll-Stop' Feature How’s your Super Mario Maker 2 going? Making some Marios? Trying out some of the cool new features? One of the most subtle but powerful new tricks you can do with the Switch version of Nintendo’s brilliant creation game can really change how you build your Mario levels, but it can be tricky to use....
23:34, 2019-07-16

Riot Delays Taking Action Against Echo Fox Over Investor's Racist Remarks Back in May, League of Legends Championship Series commissioner Chris Greeley gave esports organization Team Echo Fox an ultimatum: oust investor Amit Raizada over racist remarks he made in the past, or face consequences that could jeopardize Echo Fox’s future in the world of competitive League of L...
23:34, 2019-07-16

Experience the Apollo Missions With This Free Flight Simulator Windows: If you want to have an even more exciting Apollo 11 week, it’s easy to try out beautiful simulations of different Apollo missions on your PC—for free. All you need is the open-source application Orbiter and the Project Apollo add-on, which is a heck of a lot easier to manage than going to S...
23:34, 2019-07-16

Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers Log Four: Everything And Everyone Else There are many ways to play through Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion. I am playing as a goggle-wearing Viera Dancer, dancing and damaging my way toward the finish line. I can’t cover all of the job class changes, role-based questlines, and side content before my review drops. But other F...
23:34, 2019-07-16

Trucking Stocks Race Higher on J.B. Hunt's Good News America’s trucking companies are revving up thanks to an upbeat report from J.B. Hunt Transport Services, signaling the transport sector could be turning a corner....
23:34, 2019-07-16

Banks Get the Late-Cycle Blues Quarterly results from a trio of big U.S. lenders showed slowing loan growth and declining net interest margins. Goldman Sachs looks less impacted than peers thanks to a diversification drive but, if the economic cycle does turn, none look attractive....
23:34, 2019-07-16

Opinion: India's Hedge Funds Threatened by Higher Taxes The Securities and Exchange Board of India, or SEBI, has always been suspicious of the source of capital for hedge funds investing in India from Singapore or Hong Kong....
23:34, 2019-07-16

UK doctors separate 2-year-old twins joined at the head The highly complex surgery involved multiple operations on the twin girls, who were born in Pakistan in January 2017 with a condition known as “craniopagus” in which the girls’ skulls and parts of their brains were joined and intertwined....
23:51, 2019-07-16

Chinese airline’s weirdly dark travel ad goes viral In its latest campaign, titled #WhatTravelBringsYou, the unorthodox ad focuses on the bad or unwanted things you can bring back from vacation -- such as weight gain, broken bones, a curse or an unwanted pregnancy....
23:51, 2019-07-16

Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper’ has finally been caught Chicago’s wayward alligator, Chance the Snapper was finally captured early Tuesday after spending a week on the lam, hooked by a “gator whisperer” from Florida — who used a regular fishing rod and reel to get the job done. The 5-foot-3 reptile that captured the Windy CityR...
23:51, 2019-07-16

CES 2020 will allow sex tech on a trial basis At least one sex tech product caused a stir at CES last year. As you might remember, the company Lora DiCarlo had a Robotics Innovation Award for its Ose "blended-orgasm machine" revoked and then reinstated. This year, likely hoping to avoid another......
23:51, 2019-07-16

The tech elite athletes use When a field of 127 runners lined up in Central Park on September 13, 1970, to run the first New York City Marathon, the only gadgets, per se, that could help them were a smattering of watches. A grainy finisher photo shows winner Gary Muhrcke breaki......
23:51, 2019-07-16

Amazon exec tells lawmakers the company doesn't favor own brands over those from third-party sellers At a hearing with the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust, an Amazon representative disputed a key argument about how it users sellers' data....
00:00, 2019-07-17

Carnival CEO: Cuba travel ban cost us 4 to 6 cents/share in guidance Arnold Donald, Carnival Corporation CEO, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" to discuss how Cuba travel restrictions are impacting the company's bottom line....
00:00, 2019-07-17

New York City can ban ads inside Uber, Lyft vehicles: U.S. appeals court A federal appeals court on Tuesday said New York City can ban advertising inside vehicles driven for companies such as Uber and Lyft, handing a victory to the millions of passengers who it said find such ads "extremely annoying."...
00:00, 2019-07-17

HBO reclaims its crown as the most Emmy-nominated network HBO has reclaimed its title as the ruler of the Emmy throne, having received 137 nominations across 23 programs and specials. This is despite an upset last year that, for the first time this century, gave rival Netflix these bragging rights....
00:17, 2019-07-17

Lil Wayne is also hitching his wagon to "Old Town Road," teases upcoming remix Everybody who’s anybody is trying to ride the heat from Lil Nas X’s instant-classic “Old Town Road,” especially after he brought in Billy Ray Cyrus of all people to teach the Billboard charts a lesson. Since then, Diplo made a remix, some actual horses got involved, a few famous people made cameos i...
00:17, 2019-07-17

"Olive, the other reindeer" and other misheard song lyrics Random Twitter questions now provide the same function as the lunchtime polls from Heathers: What common question are we going to toss around today to distract us from all the other horrible things filling our Twitter news feed?...
00:17, 2019-07-17

Lana Condor and Awkwafina talk anxiety in new web series Having two of the biggest rom-coms of 2018—Crazy Rich Asians and To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before—come out a mere 10 days apart almost killed the hopeless romantics of the world, but what a time to be alive it was. Now, Awkwafina and Lana Condor, the stars of those films, are using their profile fo...
00:17, 2019-07-17

Apple celebrates Apollo 11 anniversary with a new peak at For All Mankind The key art for For All Mankind. [credit: Apple ] As you've probably gathered from the Internet today, this is the 50th anniversary of the historic launch of Apollo 11. Tech giant Apple, wh...
00:17, 2019-07-17

Nintendo deletes popular Mario Maker 2 level for unexplained reasons Enlarge / A scene from the creation of the since-deleted "Kai-Zero G" in Super Mario Maker 2. (credit: YouTube / GrandPooBear) The unexplained removal of one of the most popular, ultra-difficult Super Mario Maker 2 courses is raising concerns about Nintendo's moderation policies for the popular Sw...
00:17, 2019-07-17

'Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife, demanding she get abortion: docs Laura Fleiss -- wife of "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" creator Mike Fleiss -- has been granted a temporary restraining order against him following claims he attacked her at their Hawaii home after he allegedly "demanded" she get an abortion, according to court documents. ...
00:51, 2019-07-17

The cheapest Samsung Galaxy Buds prices and deals on Amazon Prime Day 2019 Right as Samsung released its Samsung Galaxy S10 flagship phone series, the company also launched its AirPods-rivaling true wireless headphones: the Samsung Galaxy Buds. The Samsung Galaxy earbuds are stylish little aural experiences fine-tuned for Android and iOS phones, so we've put together ...
01:00, 2019-07-17

Superfast Shell fibre broadband deals now come with a Google Home Mini freebie How's the Amazon Prime Day shopping gone? Picked up any tech bargains? If you thought that you'd exhausted them, think again. Shell Energy is now giving away free Google Home Mini smart speakers with its fibre broadband deals...an offer that's reserved only for TechRadar readers!Shell...
01:00, 2019-07-17

Phishing scam targeted UK airport users The UK was targeted by a large number of significant cyber-threats last year, according to new government figures.A wide-ranging phishing campaign that used spoof emails from a major UK airport to try and steal customer details was revealed as one of the biggest threats blocked by GCHQ's Nation...
01:00, 2019-07-17

Automation Anywhere sees growing demand for digital workforce in Middle East The uptake of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) or bots by businesses in the Middle East has been slow but they are on the path to make large-scale deployments, an industry expert said.Bot is a piece of software with artificial intelligence (AI) tools which mimics human action and can automate high-v...
01:00, 2019-07-17

Fallout 76 Patch 11 Update: Latest Patch Notes for Bethesda’s next big game changes Server maintenance has begun and Bethesda has released the changelog for Patch 11 and it's a hefty old beast - here's everything you need to know about the July 16 update...
01:01, 2019-07-17

Harry Styles Is Rumored to Play Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid Live-Action Remake Will Harry Styles be part of Disney's world? Fans are crossing their fingers! There's industry chatter that the former One Direction member is early in talks to play the iconic......
01:17, 2019-07-17

Government agencies pushing for longer mandatory metadata retention Home affairs says agencies are pushing for data to be held for more than two years for complex investigationsGovernment agencies are pushing for telecommunications companies to be forced to retain customer data for law enforcement agencies for longer than the current two-year requirement.Under the m...
01:17, 2019-07-17

U.S. House votes to block Trump bid to ease small-arms exports Legislation approved by the U.S. House of Representatives would block President Donald Trump's plan to overhaul small-arms export policy to make it easier for gun makers to sell weapons like flamethrowers and grenades to foreign buyers....
01:17, 2019-07-17

UPDATE 2-U.S. Justice Dept asks appeals court to pause antitrust ruling against Qualcomm The U.S. Justice Department asked a federal appeals court to pause the enforcement of a sweeping antitrust ruling against mobile chip supplier Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday, citing support from the Energy Department and Defense Department....
01:17, 2019-07-17

UPDATE 2-New York City can ban ads inside Uber, Lyft vehicles -U.S. appeals court A federal appeals court on Tuesday said New York City can ban advertising inside vehicles driven for companies such as Uber and Lyft, handing a victory to the millions of passengers who it said find such ads "extremely annoying."...
01:17, 2019-07-17

Mexican auto parts maker Nemak to shut Canadian plant after loss of Chinese client Mexican auto parts maker Nemak said on Wednesday it will close a manufacturing plant in Windsor, Canada, by mid-2020 after the loss of a Chinese client....
01:17, 2019-07-17

CSX profit falls on trade-related weakness CSX Corp on Tuesday reported a quarterly profit that missed Wall Street's view after weakness in its trade-related intermodal business - which involves freight that moves via cargo ship, rail and trucks - weighed on results....
01:17, 2019-07-17

EMERGING MARKETS-Mexico's markets weaken as Pemex plan underwhelms A resurgent dollar piled pressure on Latin American currencies on Tuesday, with the Mexican peso leading losses as investors were disappointed by a new business plan for debt-laden oil firm Pemex. The peso fell over 0.6% after Pemex reiterated the government would reduce taxes on the w...
01:17, 2019-07-17

Sen. Kennedy stuns Facebook exec by asking if they replaced accurate journalism with 'flagrant displays of bullshit?' Louisiana Sen. John Kennedy asked a Facebook executive if the social media platform replaced accurate journalism with 'flagrant displays of bullshit' during a hearing in front of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Tuesday....
01:34, 2019-07-17

Epstein accuser urges more women to speak out One of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers is urging victims to speak out against the wealthy financier as authorities prosecute him on sex charges. Courtney Wild said Tuesday that Epstein “will never stop sexually abusing children until he is in jail.” (July 16)     &#...
01:34, 2019-07-17

R. Kelly denied bond at hearing on sex-crime indictments, will stay in jail R. Kelly will stay locked up on federal sex-crime charges after he was denied bond at an arraignment hearing in Chicago.        ...
01:51, 2019-07-17

MS-13 gang members 'hacked victims with machetes in California forest' Federal racketeering indictment charges 22 people with nearly 200 crimes, including ‘heinous, horrible and cruel’ killings Prosecutors in Los Angeles have accused members and associates of the MS-13 gang of seven murders, including several in which victims were hacked to death with machetes in a sou...
01:51, 2019-07-17

France will not back down on digital tax despite US legal threats Finance minister hopes to agree global action on tech giants at G7 meeting this weekFrance will not back down in the face of US threats of legal action over its plans for a digital tax on tech giants, the French finance minister has said.“We will never give up,” Bruno Le Maire told the Guardian in a...
01:51, 2019-07-17

8 Questions We Have About (the Yet to Be Announced, But Inevitable) Stranger Things 4 Stranger Things 3 has been out for a few weeks, and now that we’ve had time to really digest the things we liked and didn’t like, our minds have drifted toward what’s next. So far, the Duffer Brothers have only offered some vague teases for season four—which Netflix has yet to officially confirm, th...
02:00, 2019-07-17

Triple-digit temperatures could bring blackouts in New York City, DC and Chicago An upcoming heat wave could lead to power outages in the central and eastern U.S., including major metropolitan areas, experts say.        ...
02:00, 2019-07-17

Puerto Rico governor fights calls to resign amid violent protests A peaceful demonstration that drew thousands to the streets of San Juan on Monday turned hostile in the evening when protesters and police clashed, injuring 21 law enforcement agents, officials said....
02:00, 2019-07-17

Planned Parenthood chief Leana Wen ousted in ‘secret meeting’ The president of Planned Parenthood said she was ousted Tuesday following a “secret meeting” of the board. Dr. Leana Wen was forced out after just eight months on the job. “I just learned that the @PPFA Board ended my employment at a secret meeting,” Wen tweeted. Wen later sa...
02:00, 2019-07-17

Sam Ehlinger shrugs off critics as he prepares for pressure of leading Texas to bigger heights Sam Ehlinger has been criticized. He's also been really successful. The Texas quarterback is simply focused on leading his team to championships.       ...
02:01, 2019-07-17

Why these NFL opponents teamed up for a weekend of film review before training camp Facing the Broncos’ Von Miller can feel like ‘dying a slow death’ for offensive linemen. This weekend, they did something to prepare for him.       ...
02:01, 2019-07-17

Georgia aims to 'do more' to pass Alabama and finally end national title drought For Kirby Smart, much like Mark Richt before him, the program keeping Georgia from a long-awaited national title continues to be Alabama.       ...
02:01, 2019-07-17

Sex-offender tenant of Louisiana activist Sadie Roberts-Joseph accused of killing her, likely over late rent A convicted sex offender has been arrested and charged with murdering Sadie Roberts-Joseph, who founded an African-American history museum in Louisiana, police and prosecutors announced on Tuesday. ...
02:17, 2019-07-17

Simmons backflips, withdraws from Australia's Word Cup squad Ben Simmons' new contract extension with the Philadelphia 76ers came with bad news for Australian basketball fans _ he won't play for the Boomers at the World Cup.       ...
02:17, 2019-07-17

Drones could be used to herd rhinos away from poaching hotspots It’s costly to protect southern white rhinos from poachers, but a study suggests the vulnerable animals could be deterred from poaching hotspots using drones...
02:17, 2019-07-17

Trump calls for inquiry into Google's work with China U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration would investigate whether Alphabet Inc's Google supports the Chinese government, following accusations that a company official refuted hours later at a Senate hearing....
02:17, 2019-07-17

‘Game of Thrones’ writers got an Emmy nomination for that atrocious final season No surprise, HBO came in for a strong showing at the Emmy nominations reveal event that just wrapped up Tuesday morning. The premium cable network pummeled Netflix in terms of total nominations (137, compared to Netflix’s 117) and also broke its own record for earning its highest number of nom...
02:34, 2019-07-17

|JohnnyCleggwaswritingautobiographyshortlybeforehisdeath South African music icon Johnny Clegg, who died on Tuesday following a long battle with pancreatic cancer, was writing an autobiography shortly before his death....
02:51, 2019-07-17

Jesse Watters: Here's why Trump probably hasn't been told anything about Area 51 Ahead of a Facebook-advertised "storming" of Area 51, the panel on "The Five" considered whether President Trump has been told about what goes on at the secretive military installation....
02:51, 2019-07-17

Head of Planned Parenthood groups departs, cites differences over abortion The leader of reproductive services provider Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its political arm said on Tuesday that she was leaving both organizations over philosophical differences in their approaches to abortion rights....
02:51, 2019-07-17

California gang members charged in L.A. machete murders, racketeering Twenty-two Los Angeles members of the notorious MS-13 gang with nicknames such as "Desastre" and "Lucifer" have been charged with running a criminal racketeering enterprise enforced with a string of murders, some by machete, prosecutors said on Tuesday....
02:51, 2019-07-17

When hurricanes halt treatment, lung cancer patients die sooner (Reuters Health) - Lung cancer patients whose radiation treatments are halted by hurricanes or other natural disasters may not live as long as patients who complete treatment without interruptions, a U.S. study suggests....
03:17, 2019-07-17

Apollo 11 inspires local woman’s science career TUCSON- Apollo 11 took off 50 years ago from Kennedy Space Center in Florida and a local woman said that it was a sight she will never forget. “Everybody was either yelling and screaming or crying or both,” said Martha Gilliland, who now lives in Tucson. “You just knew something re...
03:17, 2019-07-17

Magistrate Records Statement In Woman Journalist Assault Case A woman journalist who has lodged a police complaint against BJD MP Anubhav Mohanty for allegedly harassing and assaulting her on Tuesday recorded her statements before a magistrate....
03:51, 2019-07-17

Reaction to 'Game of Thrones' historic nominations and 'Big Bang Theory's ' snub 'Game of Thrones' scores record-breaking 32 Emmy Award nominations, toppling drama series record set by 'NYPD Blue' in 1994. (July 16)        ...
03:51, 2019-07-17

Xiaomi to Launch Mi A3 Today: Everything You Need to Know Mi A3 is all set to be launched today. Xiaomi will be unveiling the smartphone in Spain at 3pm CEST. In addition to the Mi A3, the Chinese smartphone maker is also expected to announce the new Mi A3......
04:00, 2019-07-17

S.Korea stocks skid over 1% as Trump remarks stoke trade worries Round-up of South Korean financial markets: ** South Korean shares fell over 1% on Wednesday as investors fretted about U.S. President Donald Trump's comments on trade deal with China. The won and the benchmark bond yield declined. ** Trump said on Tuesday the United States still has a lon...
04:00, 2019-07-17

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - July 17 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
04:00, 2019-07-17

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares slip, dollar gains as sterling slides Asian shares drifted lower on Wednesday after a lacklustre performance by Wall Street, while the dollar got a lift from robust U.S. retail data and a Brexit-driven dive in the pound....
04:00, 2019-07-17

"Hatred Of New Americans": Divided House Slams Trump's Go-Back Tweets A divided House voted Tuesday to condemn President Donald Trump's racist remarks telling four minority congresswomen to "go back" to their ancestral countries, with all but a handful of Republicans......
04:00, 2019-07-17

China Gifts Military Warship To Sri Lanka In sign Of Deepening Cooperation China gifted a warship to Sri Lanka, in the latest sign of its deepening military cooperation with the strategically located island nation in the Indian Ocean....
04:00, 2019-07-17

Dispute Over Evidence Of Cannabis Use By Vikings In North America Cannabis pollen discovered near an ancient Viking settlement in Newfoundland is generating differences in opinion as to whether or not the Vikings were smoking and eating the weed while they explored North America. ...
04:17, 2019-07-17

Retired Justice John Paul Stevens, a Liberal Voice on the Supreme Court, Dies at 99 Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, the third-longest serving justice in history, died on July 16, 2019 at the age of 99. “He passed away peacefully with his daughters by his side,” the Supreme Court said in a statement. Stevens, survived by two daughters, died at a hospital ...
04:34, 2019-07-17

US House condemns Trump's 'racist comments' The US House has passed a resolution condemning President Trump for racist comments against four congresswomen. Trump's tweets over the past several days have consumed debate in Washington....
04:34, 2019-07-17

Trump denies wanting Iran regime change President Donald Trump says he’s not intent on toppling Iran’s regime to stop it acquiring nuclear arms. His nominee for defense secretary Mark Esper says the US ‘needs to get back on the diplomatic channel.’...
04:34, 2019-07-17

Trump admin booting 81% of land agency's staff out of DC next year The Trump administration is shifting most of the Bureau of Land Management's personnel in its Washington, D.C. headquarters out west by the end of next year....
04:34, 2019-07-17

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Development forum focuses on inclusion; monsoons pummel Asia; young children at greater Ebola risk; small islands fight hunger, obesity; Yemen ceasefire for Red Sea port In today’s Daily Brief: Inclusion resonates widely at development meeting, UN offers help after monsoons devastate Asia, DR Congo Ebola effecting children, obesity plagues island communities, Yemen’s warring parties agree to ceasefire for key port...
04:34, 2019-07-17

This is the scene that could win Jharrel Jerome his first Emmy Jharrel Jerome won a 2019 Emmy nomination — his first — Tuesday for his devastating portrayal of real-life Central Park Five defendant Korey Wise in the Netflix limited series “When They See Us.” The remarkable Bronx-born actor is the only one of the five main actors to play his role as ...
04:34, 2019-07-17

‘Waitress’ to end four-year Broadway run There go the pies. The Sara Bareilles musical “Waitress” will end its Broadway run on Jan. 5, the Hollywood Reporter announced, after nearly four years and countless turns by many guest actors, Al Roker and Bareilles herself among them. The show, based on Adrienne Shelly’s 2007 indie movie featuring...
04:34, 2019-07-17

MLB notebook: Rangers activate Pence from IL The Texas Rangers activated slugger Hunter Pence from the 10-day injured list on Tuesday and put him in the lineup to face the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks....
04:34, 2019-07-17

Report: 'Pawn Stars' helped May recover Super Bowl rings Former NFL offensive lineman Mark May will recover his two Super Bowl rings after a hotel employee was arrested trying to sell them at the shop featured on cable's "Pawn Stars."...
04:34, 2019-07-17

Charity in hot water over Epstein connection Leon Black’s efforts to distance his family charity from convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein could draw scrutiny from regulators, experts say. Last week, reps for Black, the billionaire chairman of the Museum of Modern Art, said his charitable foundation had dropped Epstein as a director months befo...
04:51, 2019-07-17

WNBA bans Williams 10 games for dom. violence The Sparks' Riquna Williams, who was charged last December on felony counts for allegedly striking an ex-girlfriend and then threatening another person with a firearm, has been suspended 10 games by the WNBA....
04:51, 2019-07-17

Heat's Waiters answers trolls with new physique Dion Waiters showed off his new physique on Instagram on Monday and wrote about ignoring "the outside noise" from social media critics about his conditioning last season....
04:51, 2019-07-17

Pardon his French, it was a tough day for Thibaut Pinot at the Tour de France A Frenchman hasn't won a Tour de France in 34 years, it's early but Thibaut Pinot -- considered France's best hope -- is headed in the wrong direction....
04:51, 2019-07-17

Let The Alligator Throw The First Pitch Chance the Snapper—a Chicago alligator who gained fame last week when he was first noticed living in the Humboldt Park lagoon—was taken into custody Tuesday morning by reptile expert Frank Robb, who was hired specifically to grab the creature. Before he was apprehended, the 5-foot-3 Chance captured ...
04:51, 2019-07-17

Upgrade to One Of Our Favorite Chef's Knives For $35 Off You might not have heard of Kyoku, but we found their Daimyo damascus steel chef’s knife to be a joy to use, and spellbindingly beautiful to look at too....
05:17, 2019-07-17

UberEats to change 'unfair' contract that forces restaurants to pay all refunds After ACCC action the delivery giant agrees to stop making local restaurants pay even when they are not at faultUberEats in Australia has agreed to change an “unfair” contract that forced local restaurants to pay for all customer refunds – even if they were not at fault – after an investigation by t...
05:34, 2019-07-17

Grisly details emerge in death of US scientist Suzanne Eaton in Greece A local resident of Crete was charged with murder after admitting he assaulted an American scientist who disappeared on the Greek island, police said.        ...
06:00, 2019-07-17

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe transferred from Iranian prison to mental ward, supporters say Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British-Iranian charity worker who was arrested on spying charges in Iran more than three years ago, was transferred Monday from prison to the mental ward of a hospital in Tehran, the Free Nazanin Campaign said in a statement....
06:00, 2019-07-17

Apple is ordering up exclusive podcasts to take on Spotify and Amazon: report The growing success of podcasts has led major players in the tech industry to finally start considering them as a serious source of revenue, with big brands increasingly offering funding and support to existing producers and original creators.A new report from Bloomberg suggests that Apple intends t...
06:00, 2019-07-17

DJI teases arrival of new lightweight Ronin gimbal After the launch of DJI’s Ronin-S gimbal at CES 2018, it became a must-have accessory for the serious videographer. But, if you’ve ever used one you’ll know that it’s heavy, making it uncomfortable to use through a full day’s worth of filming.However, DJI seems to ...
06:00, 2019-07-17

A Weekend Getaway That Outshines the Hamptons Seven reasons why Long Island’s North Fork isn’t the Hamptons—and why it just might be better. Plus, where to eat, drink, stargaze and shuck your own oysters....
06:17, 2019-07-17

Mets get Zack Wheeler news they hoped for: ‘I should be good to go’ MINNEAPOLIS — Zack Wheeler is aware of the baseball calendar, but can only shrug at the mention of how his recent injury might affect the Mets’ plans. The right-hander was placed on the injured list before Tuesday’s game with an “impingement” in his right shoulder and is unsure if he will be active ...
06:17, 2019-07-17

Phil Mickelson takes you inside the diet he hopes reinvents his career PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — Phil Mickelson, always a serial tinkerer with his golf game, has spent a lifetime reinventing himself. Mickelson’s latest version of himself — on full display at Royal Portrush in advance of this week’s British Open — is 15 pounds lighter, with more bounce in his step an...
06:17, 2019-07-17

Pelosi sees 'clear understanding' with Mnuchin on budget deal House Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested tonight that she and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin may be within striking distance of a two-year agreement to avoid billions in automatic spending cuts and a calamitous default on the nation’s debt.“We have a clear understanding of what we want to agree to an...
06:17, 2019-07-17

Amazon in deal with German watchdog to overhaul marketplace terms Amazon has reached a deal with Germany's anti-trust authority to overhaul its terms of service for third-party merchants, who had complained of unfair treatment when selling through the world's biggest online retailer....
06:17, 2019-07-17

Asia shares subdued, dollar benefits as sterling suffers Asian shares drifted off on Wednesday as anxious investors awaited more earnings reports from corporate America, while the dollar held firm in the wake of robust U.S. retail data and a Brexit-driven dive in the pound....
06:17, 2019-07-17

U.S., Japan eye possible small trade deal by September: sources The United States and Japan are working on a trade deal involving agriculture and autos that could be agreed by President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when they meet in New York in September, three industry sources familiar with the discussions said on Tuesday....
06:17, 2019-07-17

John Paul Stevens, retired supreme court justice and leading liberal, dies aged 99 Stevens served more than twice the average tenure for a justice, and was the second to mark his 90th birthday on the high courtJohn Paul Stevens, the bow-tied, independent-thinking, Republican-nominated justice who unexpectedly emerged as the supreme court’s leading liberal, died Tuesday in Fort Lau...
06:34, 2019-07-17

'Truth hurts': China's envoys try out Trump-style Twitter diplomacy Beijing’s representatives abroad are harnessing social media to confront critics Chinese envoys are experimenting with a new kind of Trump-style public diplomacy – Twitter spats.Twitter is banned in China, but Chinese diplomats abroad, not traditionally known for being outspoken, have started to use...
06:34, 2019-07-17

Labour's McDonnell pledges to tackle 'scourge' of poverty John McDonnell is unveiling a socialist revolution aimed at reducing the "scourge" of poverty, which will be the centrepiece of Labour's manifesto in a general election....
06:34, 2019-07-17

|IfRamaphosawantsmajorgrowth,he'llneedtodrivemajorreforms SA's low levels of growth and investment are the result of an inhibiting policy environment, and it is up to President Cyril Ramaphosa to drive the reforms necessary to remove obstacles to growth, says David Ansara....
06:34, 2019-07-17

Teen charged with murder in death of cabbie hit by his own car Police on Tuesday arrested a teenager who allegedly robbed a taxi driver in the Bronx Sunday night, causing the driver to chase after him and get fatally run over by his own car. The 16-year-old, whose name was not released because he is a minor, was hit with murder and robbery charges for the caper...
06:34, 2019-07-17

‘Sammy’ the bald eagle stolen from Long Island sanctuary Police who responded to the scene determined the wildlife thief cut into the enclosure and pulled back fencing to grab the bird, Quogue Police said in a press release....
06:34, 2019-07-17

De Blasio raked in contributions from hotel owners, developers He lost the battle of the mayors, but his base still came through. Although Mayor Bill de Blasio was crushed by South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg in the race to raise money for their presidential campaigns, Hizzoner pretty much cornered the market on contributions from bigwigs who rely on hi...
06:34, 2019-07-17

For U.S. and France, a Tax Fight Over Tech Giants Remains a Sore Point The stakes for thrashing out a global deal on how to tax tech giants doing cross-border business are getting higher now that individual governments are taking matters into their own hands....
06:51, 2019-07-17

Cities: Skylines Map Becomes A Poop-Powered Computer While it’s impressive seeing games like Minecraft being turned into weird little computers, there’s something about achieving the feat in Cities: Skylines that makes it seem so much more impressive....
06:51, 2019-07-17

Final Fantasy XIV's New Raid Bosses Bring The Pain It’s been two weeks since Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion launched. That’s been enough time to explore and complete the exciting story, and players have been eager for more. The latest raid content, Eden’s Gate, released today, offering a handful of difficult boss fights and an intrigui...
06:51, 2019-07-17

RIP Justice John Paul Stevens Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has died at the age of 99, according to the New York Times. Stevens was appointed by President Gerald Ford and served on the court for 35 years, leaving behind an unlikely progressive legacy. He died from a stroke at a hospital in Fort Lauderdale, FL....
07:00, 2019-07-17

Asia stocks slip amid renewed US-China trade uncertainty; Singapore exports tumble U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Washington and Beijing have a long way to go on trade, adding that America could place tariffs on an additional $325 billion worth of Chinese goods if needed....
07:00, 2019-07-17

Stop Using These Recalled Eye Drops Right Now Several types of over-the-counter eye drops, including those packaged specifically under the Walmart, Walgreens and CVS brands have been recalled due to concerns that they may not be sterile....
07:17, 2019-07-17

Five Basic Hand Stitches You Should Know for Repairing Your Own Clothes Sewing may seem like one of those quaint, old-fashioned household chores that most people outsource today. Yes, having a good tailor is a wonderful thing, but there are certain clothing repairs and adjustments that are probably easier to do than you think. If you’ve popped a button on your shirt, wo...
07:17, 2019-07-17

Speed Up Your Internet by Limiting Bandwidth-Hungry Apps You might be paying your ISP for a certain service tier, but that doesn’t mean that you’re getting those speeds both ways—the fine print will likely indicate that your upload speeds are much, much slower than your download speeds....
07:17, 2019-07-17

Everything You Can Do With Your Airline Miles Before They Expire The expiration dates for airline points and miles vary as much as the rules for earning them in the first place. Many last just 18 months from the time you earned those miles, some last as long as 10 years, and some don’t expire ever....
07:17, 2019-07-17

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens watched Babe Ruth call shot in 1932 World Series Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, who died Tuesday at 99, claimed he saw Babe Ruth "call his shot" on a homer in the 1932 World Series.       ...
07:17, 2019-07-17

Mesmerizing images from synchronized swim championships Synchronized swimmers from around the world compete in various swimming events at the 2019 FINA World Championships in South Korea.       ...
07:17, 2019-07-17

Parsons snub, ‘Schitt’s Creek’ love among Emmy surprises Among the snubs and surprises this year at the Emmy nominations were Jim Parson being ignored, ‘Schitt’s Creek’ finally getting some love and an unhappy streak continuing for ‘The Tonight Show’...
07:17, 2019-07-17

Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, dies South African musician Johnny Clegg, who performed in defiance of apartheid and celebrated the country’s change to democracy under Nelson Mandela, has died...
07:17, 2019-07-17

"What's Your Ethnicity," Top Aide Asked Reporter, Defending Trump Tweet Kellyanne Conway, responding to a reporter's question Tuesday about President Donald Trump's racist tweet toward four Democratic congresswomen, asked the journalist: "What's your ethnicity?"...
07:34, 2019-07-17

Cucumber crisis after Tokyo hit by cloudiest spell since records began Unseasonable weather has blighted agriculture across Japan, as well as sales of summer clothes Tokyo’s cloudiest few weeks in nearly 60 years has cast a shadow over the capital’s vegetable markets, forcing up the prices of some by 70%.Japan has been hit by unseasonably cloudy weather and cool temper...
07:51, 2019-07-17

Audi S4 2019 review S4 ditches petrol for a V6 TDI engine and mild-hybridisation. Just how appealing is this diesel performance saloon? It doesn’t seem all that long ago that the Audi S4 was powered by a 4.2-litre, 339bhp V8. In fact, it wasn’t all that long ago that all of Audi’s S-badged models seemed to be using e...
07:51, 2019-07-17

Cramer Remix: Now is your chance to buy into this miraculous turnaround story Jim Cramer explains why he thinks now is the time to invest in Dine Brands, even as the parent company of IHOP and Applebee's faces tougher year-over-year comparisons....
07:51, 2019-07-17

US sanctions Myanmar army chief over Rohingya 'ethnic cleansing' The sanctions represent the strongest step that the US has taken in response to massacres in Myanmar. Recent reports have pointed to the military's role in enabling violence against the minority Muslim group....
07:51, 2019-07-17

100 years of RCA products and artists, from radio and TV to Elvis Presley and David Bowie RCA helped popularize radios, television, broadcasting and popular music. The label was the home of Elvis Presley and the TV network brought "Bonanza" into our homes.       ...
07:51, 2019-07-17

Discord gains notoriety after brutal killing of NY teen. What you should know about the app A rapidly growing communication app, Discord, was used to publish photos of a murder victim say police. Here's what you need to know.       ...
07:51, 2019-07-17

Prime Day promo: Amazon will pay you $10 for more data collection A browser extension from Amazon is being touted on Prime Day for a $10 discount. It's a tool to let Amazon hit you up on desktop with more offers.       ...
07:51, 2019-07-17

VW Midsize pickup Volkswagen must decide whether to give U.S. dealers a next-generation Amarok ? essentially a rebadged body-on-frame Ford Ranger ? or a unibody pickup built in Chattanooga that is derived from the Atlas-based Tanoak concept....
08:00, 2019-07-17

Honda Accord The redesigned 10th-generation Accord earned North American Car of the Year honors in January, but dealers blame slower sales on a lack of enticing lease offers....
08:00, 2019-07-17

Trump's Cabinet and the true cost of high turnover With the departure of Alexander Acosta as labor secretary, President Trump now owns the record for the highest turnover in his first two and a half years than his five immediate predecessors did in their first term....
08:00, 2019-07-17

Black postmaster honored 121 years after lynching Just months after becoming Lake City, South Carolina’s first black postmaster, Frazier Baker was lynched by an angry mob. 121 years later, the Post Office he died trying to protect bears his name. (July 17)        ...
08:01, 2019-07-17

Trump drilling leases could create more climate pollution than EU does in a year US has offered close to 378m acres of public lands and waters for oil and gas leasing since Trump took office through April 2019Donald Trump’s leases of public lands and waters for oil and gas drilling could lead to the production of more climate-warming pollution than the entire European Union cont...
08:34, 2019-07-17

He’s a Gulf War vet who stepped up during Katrina. Now he’s an environmental crusader Retired Lt Gen Russel Honoré commands what he’s named the ‘Green Army’ against toxic pollution in Louisiana’s ‘Cancer Alley’Retired Lt Gen Russel Honoré knows a stupid plan when he sees one.It was the day after Hurricane Katrina had wrought catastrophic flooding in the city of New Orleans in August ...
08:34, 2019-07-17

A city suffocating: most polluted city in Americas struggles to change Wood smoke smothers Coyhaique, Chile, in June and July. Yet despite the WHO ranking its air worst in the Americas, residents are reluctant to alter their habitsPhotographs by Claudio Frías“I was born and raised beside a roaring fire,” says Yasna Seguel proudly, as wet snowflakes tap against the kitc...
08:34, 2019-07-17

Tech's modern-day 'Yellow Peril' scare is just the same old racism | Frank H Wu Claims by Peter Thiel of a Chinese fifth column within Google stoke paranoia against Asian Americans and threaten to ruin the economy – and our democracyThe billionaire investor Peter Thiel has accused Google of “treason” and called for a law enforcement investigation of the search engine’s parent c...
08:34, 2019-07-17

Elon Musk’s Neuralink is building tech to control computers with your mind Elon Musk‘s ambitious brain-computer interface company, Neuralink, finally told us today what it’s been up to. It’s building a device that’ll let you control computers and phones with your brain. As per Bloomberg’s report, right now it can ‘read’ a rat’s mind with the help of tiny electrodes implant...
08:34, 2019-07-17

North Carolina dad swept into ocean, dies trying to save kids, officials say A North Carolina father died Sunday after he was swept out in rough waters while trying to rescue four of his kids who were struggling off the coast. ...
08:34, 2019-07-17

15-Foot Snake Slithers Out Of Car After Drunk Owner Passes Out When firefighters in Denver, Colorado, responded to reports of a man passed out in his car, they arrived at the scene to find something much scarier - a 15-foot snake crawling out of the vehicle's......
08:34, 2019-07-17

Facts about skin cancer in black people Black people can get skin cancer, though it is less likely to affect them than people with lighter skin. For darker-skinned people, it usually occurs on lighter areas of the skin. Learn more here....
09:00, 2019-07-17

Barcelona ready player-plus-cash transfer bid for Neymar after Matthijs de Ligt signs for Juventus Barcelona are ready to focus their efforts on bringing back Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain after another of their main transfer targets for this summer, Matthijs de Ligt, signed for Juventus on Tuesday night....
09:00, 2019-07-17

Adam Lallana's new Liverpool role brings fresh battle after two years of injury hell The disappointment of two consecutive injury-hit seasons might have been easier to take for Adam Lallana had they not also featured the loss of several routes to regular football....
09:00, 2019-07-17

US Lawmakers Grill Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google at Antitrust Hearing US lawmakers grilled executives from Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google in a hearing Tuesday as part of their wide-ranging investigation into big tech companies and the threats they may pose to......
09:00, 2019-07-17

Trump Threatens to 'Take a Look' at Google's China Ties President Donald Trump appeared to threaten that his administration would "take a look" at Google, opening an investigation into the search giant out of concern that it has been breached by the......
09:00, 2019-07-17

Washington wants to sanction Turkey over its Russian arms deal — but it could backfire Turkish dollar-denominated bonds and the lira have both fallen in recent days, with investors concerned about its credibility and the potential for U.S. sanctions over a Russian weapons deal....
09:17, 2019-07-17

Rooney: Every player would want to play for Klopp "Former Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has hailed Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp saying that he is the sort of coach all players would want to play for."...
09:34, 2019-07-17

U.S. Capsules Unlikely to Launch With Astronauts Before 2020 Plans by the White House and NASA to start using new U.S. space capsules to blast humans into orbit before the end of this year appear to be slipping, according to government and aerospace-industry officials....
09:51, 2019-07-17

Father-son duo arrested for making fake Ferraris and 'Shamborghinis' in Brazil Police said the phony Ferraris and Lamborghinis were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000.        ...
10:00, 2019-07-17

Ben Shapiro: America 'less ambitious' about space travel in 50 years since Apollo 11 launch On the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's liftoff, America appears less ambitious to explore space than it did when the shuttle blasted off, according to Ben Shapiro....
10:00, 2019-07-17

Germany: leader of Merkel party takes over defense ministry The new leader of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party is taking over Germany’s defense ministry in a risky but potentially rewarding move, reversing her previous insistence that she wouldn’t join the Cabinet...
10:17, 2019-07-17

Why Shares Of This Bengaluru-Based Drug Maker Plunged Over 8% Today US FDA had inspected Strides Pharma's drug manufacturing facility in Puducherry from January 28 to February 5, 2019 and said that the company was caught trying to dispose quality-control records....
10:34, 2019-07-17

Amazon to Overhaul Marketplace Terms as Part of German Settlement Amazon.com has agreed to change the terms of service on its platforms for third-party sellers around the world, following an investigation in Germany into the e-commerce giant’s practices in its fast-growing marketplace segment....
11:00, 2019-07-17

Florida man allegedly cut off the penis of his wife’s lover with scissors A Florida man allegedly used a pair of scissors to cut off his wife’s lover’s penis, according to a report. Alex Bonilla, 49, is accused of committing the heinous act on the man — who is his neighbor — while the victim’s two kids were home last Sunday outside of Gainesville, ...
11:17, 2019-07-17

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99 Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens — who retired after 35 years on the bench in 2010, making him the third-longest-serving justice — died on Tuesday evening. He was 99. The US Supreme Court said in a statement that Stevens died at Holy Cross Hospital in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida of c...
11:17, 2019-07-17

With Name-Calling and Twitter Battles, House Republican Campaign Arm Copies Trump’s Playbook House Republicans’ campaign arm, waging a no-holds-barred battle to reclaim the majority, has adopted an antagonistic strategy that includes calling lawmakers names....
11:17, 2019-07-17

Do Service Dogs Help Treat PTSD? After Years of Research, the V.A. Still Doesn’t Know The V.A. was mandated to study the use of service dogs as a mental-health treatment for veterans almost a decade ago. But repeated setbacks have held up the results....
11:17, 2019-07-17

Elon Musk Shows Off Progress On Interface Linking Brains With Computers Futurist entrepreneur Elon Musk late Tuesday revealed his secretive Neuralink startup is making progress on an interface linking brains with computers, and said they hope to begin testing on people......
11:17, 2019-07-17

Google Exec Tells Senate That Project Dragonfly Has Been "Terminated" On Tuesday, Google vice president of public policy Karan Bhatia told members of the Senate Judiciary that the company’s Project Dragonfly—a search engine for the Chinese market that was widely reported to involve huge concessions to state censors and protested by its own staff—has been “terminated” ...
11:34, 2019-07-17

Bulgarian tax agency breach may have compromised 5 million people Bulgaria's government is dealing with a massive security breach that might have affected almost all adult residents' information. According to Reuters, the country's finance minister has confirmed that hackers infiltrated the National Revenue Agency'......
11:34, 2019-07-17

Hackers broke into Sprint accounts through Samsung's website Sprint's security team is having a very, very lousy 2019. On top of the earlier Boost Mobile breach, the carrier has revealed that hackers obtained "unauthorized access" to an unspecified number of Sprint accounts through Samsung's "add a line" webs......
11:34, 2019-07-17

Apple is reportedly planning to pay for exclusive podcasts Apple reportedly is looking to buy exclusive rights to original podcasts, reported Bloomberg. The company has reached out to executives of media companies, but there's no clear strategy in place yet. Since Apple's share of the podcast market is so la......
11:34, 2019-07-17

Microsoft starts testing Internet Explorer mode for Edge Microsoft's ever-expanding tests for its Chromium-based Edge browser have reached the corporate crowd. The software firm has started enabling enterprise features in Edge's Dev builds, most notably the vaunted Internet Explorer mode. If a company ab......
11:34, 2019-07-17

Amazon faces EU antitrust probe over use of merchant data - source Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, could face an EU antitrust investigation within days over its use of merchants' data, a person familiar with the matter said on Wednesday....
11:51, 2019-07-17

UPDATE 1-Canadian LNG plant signs Chinese supply contract A small-scale Canadian liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant has signed the country's first binding supply agreement with China, ahead of much larger deals expected to be finalised with operators of bigger new terminals....
11:51, 2019-07-17

UPDATE 1-UK Stocks - Factors to watch on July 17 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 20 points lower at 7,558 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.26% ahead of the cash market open....
11:51, 2019-07-17

Clemson, Atlantic Division lead off ACC media days The Atlantic Coast Conference opens its preseason media days Wednesday with a focus on reigning national champion Clemson and the rest of the Atlantic Division       ...
11:51, 2019-07-17

Fleetwood manager Joey Barton charged with actual bodily harm Ex-England international to appear at magistrates court over incident at BarnsleyJoey Barton, the manager of Fleetwood Town, has been charged with causing actual bodily harm after his Barnsley counterpart, Daniel Stendel, was left with facial injuries following a fracas in the South Yorkshire footba...
11:51, 2019-07-17

'This is the reality': Santos women's football team sleep in hotel lobby ‘This is the respect people have,’ says Santos coach Team were travelling to play Iranduba two days laterThe coach of Santos women’s team has criticised the Brazilian Football Confederation after her players were forced to spend part of the night in a hotel lobby before a crucial first division game...
11:51, 2019-07-17

House orders Pentagon to reveal whether it turned ticks into biological weapons House lawmakers passed an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) last week that ordered the Pentagon to reveal whether the U.S. military made ticks into biological weapons.  ...
11:51, 2019-07-17

Despite High Hopes, Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Way in the Future’ Ford and other companies say the industry overestimated the arrival of autonomous vehicles, which still struggle to anticipate what other drivers and pedestrians will do....
12:00, 2019-07-17

Brent's Grand Union village: London's latest brownfield conversion brings 3,000 new homes as part of huge regeneration scheme Swathes of industrial wasteland, the desolate legacy of a bygone era, were for years a blight on many areas of London. But in the past two decades blight has turned into blessing....
12:17, 2019-07-17

Djokovic's sleek Miami Beach retreat: Wimbledon champion's incredible £5.3m apartment in Florida has panoramic views of the Atlantic When he is not winning Wimbledon and earning £2.35 million, tennis ace Novak Djokovic spends downtime with wife Jelena and their young son and daughter in their luxe condo at Eighty Seven Park in Miami Beach, Florida....
12:17, 2019-07-17

NHS could save billions by offering cash reward to quit smoking Quitters 50% more likely to succeed if offered a financial incentive, researchers findOffering financial rewards to people trying to quit smoking could save the NHS billions of pounds a year and boost the economy, according to research.The review found people were 50% more likely to stop smoking whe...
12:34, 2019-07-17

Into the Lighthouse: the UK’s first safe space for child sexual abuse victims Radical one-stop shop aims to provide care and support to traumatised childrenTucked behind a busy north London road, the UK’s first “safe space” for child sexual abuse victims is an oasis of calm. Set over two floors, the building is airy and light. The toxic legacy of child abuse gets minimal atte...
12:34, 2019-07-17

U.S. judge expected to put Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' behind bars for life Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the Mexican drug lord found guilty of running a murderous criminal enterprise that smuggled tons of drugs into the United States, is scheduled to be sentenced by a U.S. judge on Wednesday in what is likely one of the last chapters in a decades-long career....
12:34, 2019-07-17

Jimmy Fallon bribes Chance The Rapper to spill all the details about his first album For a guy so justly famous and successful, it’s still weird to think that Chance The Rapper has never sold a single album. But releasing his uniformly lauded mixtapes 10 Day, Acid Rap, and Coloring Book for free has certainly paid off for the Chicago rapper, actor, and philanthropist, as he’s not ju...
12:34, 2019-07-17

Will Deport Illegal Immigrants From All Parts Of Country: Amit Shah The government will identify illegal immigrants staying in any part of the country and deport them as per international law, Home Minister Amit Shah said in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday....
12:34, 2019-07-17

1.25 Lakh Km Road To Be Built Under Gramin Sadak Yojana: Narendra Tomar Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday said 1,25,000 kilometres of road will be built under the third phase of the Pradhan Mantri Gramin Sadak Yojana at an estimated cost of Rs 80,000 crore....
12:34, 2019-07-17

Portugal says Iranian visas suspended for consulate upgrade Portugal stopped issuing entry visas for Iranian nationals while it upgrades security at its consulate in Tehran, not because of political issues or any security threats, the Portuguese foreign ministry said....
12:34, 2019-07-17

Pakistan arrests accused mastermind of Mumbai attacks Pakistan authorities on Wednesday arrested Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind of a four-day militant attack on the Indian city of Mumbai in 2008, on terror finance charges, a spokesman for the chief minister of Punjab province said....
12:34, 2019-07-17

Russian court extends arrest of a group of Ukrainian sailors A court in Moscow on Wednesday ordered the first six of 24 Ukrainian sailors seized by Russia off the coast of Crimea last year to be held in pre-trial detention for another three months....
12:34, 2019-07-17

Vietnam, China embroiled in South China Sea standoff Vietnamese and Chinese ships have been embroiled in a weeks-long standoff near an offshore oil block in disputed waters of the South China Sea, which fall within Vietnam's exclusive economic zone, two Washington-based think-tanks said on Wednesday....
12:34, 2019-07-17

‘Win where we won’: As Trump’s campaign boasts of going on offense, its efforts appear squarely aimed at defending his 2016 map The plan includes solidifying and maximizing the support of Trump’s base in a handful of key states he won in 2016 while making marginal inroads with some of the constituencies that have been turned off by aspects of his presidency....
12:51, 2019-07-17

California man arrested after boy, 5, struck in the head with bullet California police arrested a man Tuesday who allegedly fired a gun into his neighbor’s home and struck a five-year-old in the head with a bullet while the boy was watching cartoons, a report said....
13:17, 2019-07-17

Prosecutors seek Air France trial over fatal 2009 Rio-to-Paris crash: source French prosecutors want Air France to face trial over a fatal crash in 2009 involving flight AF447 between Rio de Janeiro and Paris which killed all 228 people on board, a judicial source said on Wednesday....
13:34, 2019-07-17

UK Brexit minister Barclay says chances of a 'no deal' EU exit are underpriced The chances of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal at the end of October are underpriced, Britain's Brexit minister Stephen Barclay said on Wednesday....
13:34, 2019-07-17

WNBA suspends player after domestic violence allegation The WNBA suspended a Los Angeles Sparks player without pay on Tuesday because of a domestic violence allegation stemming from an incident in December, the league said....
13:34, 2019-07-17

Former Sup. Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies John Paul Stevens, the bow-tied, independent-thinking, Republican-nominated justice who unexpectedly emerged as the Supreme Court's leading liberal, died Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after suffering a stroke Monday. He was 99. (July 17)        ...
13:34, 2019-07-17

Harris on hearing 'go back to where you came from' Senator and presidential candidate Kamala Harris says she's personally been told 'go back to where you came from.' The California Democrat, in Iowa, had an angry response to President Trump's recent tweet about four Democratic congresswomen. (July 17)     ...
13:34, 2019-07-17

Pakistan arrests US-wanted terror suspect in Mumbai attacks Pakistani authorities say they have arrested a radical cleric and U.S.-wanted terror suspect blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attacks, just days ahead of Prime Minister Imran Khan's trip to Washington....
13:51, 2019-07-17

Stand By Me by Wendell Berry review – the soul of Kentucky The farmer-environmentalist’s precisely drawn tales about family loyalties span a century of rural lifeWhen you say the word “Kentucky”, most Americans think of long-time Republican senator Mitch McConnell, arguably the man behind the curtain in the present US governmental collapse, as well as of ho...
13:51, 2019-07-17

Pakistan arrests alleged Mumbai attacks mastermind on terror charges Pakistani authorities have detained Hafiz Saeed, the leader of a militant group blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attacks. The radical cleric is a designated terrorist in the US, where there's a $10-million bounty on his head....
14:00, 2019-07-17

Opinion: Rodrigo Duterte, protector of women's rights? A law to create "safe streets and public spaces" in the Philippines has been signed into law by Rodrigo Duterte. But the law isn't an achievement of the president's politics, says DW correspondent Ana Santos....
14:00, 2019-07-17

German government backs compulsory measles jab for schools, kindergartens Children in Germany will have to prove they've had a measles vaccination before they can attend kindergarten or go to school, under a new draft law. Parents who object to immunizing their kids face hefty fines....
14:00, 2019-07-17

Merkel protege AKK given defence job seen as poisoned chalice Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer succeeds new EU commission president Ursula von der Leyen as German defence ministerAngela Merkel’s favoured successor as chancellor has been appointed Germany’s new defence minister in an unexpected and potentially risky move after Ursula von der Leyen’s confirmation as E...
14:00, 2019-07-17

| El Chapo: Dramatic escapes and arrests Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was captured in 2016, for a third time, leading to his conviction by a US court over trafficking hundreds of tons of drugs....
14:00, 2019-07-17

Images of Fujinon XF16-80mm f/4 R OIS WR and GF50mm f/3.5 R LM WR lenses emerge Fujifilm has been steadily adding to its XF and GF lens portfolios in recent months, and leaked images suggest that each optics stable will shortly welcome a new member. Camera-leaking website Nokishita has released a number of images of two new lenses, the Fujinon XF16-80mm f/4 R OIS WR and GF...
14:34, 2019-07-17

Vodafone extends UK 5G network to 8 more towns and cities Vodafone has extended its 5G network in the UK just two weeks after its July 3 launch, rolling out the service to eight more towns and cities.The lucky locations are Birkenhead, Bolton, Gatwick, Lancaster, Newbury, Plymouth, Stoke-on-Trent and Wolverhampton, and takes Vodafone's 5G coverage up ...
14:34, 2019-07-17

New video shows Apple’s leaked iPhone 11 models like never before There are at least half a dozen new flagship Android smartphones set to be released in the coming months, and each one is more exciting than the last. We’ve got the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ coming in just a few weeks, and Huawei’s next-generation Mate 30 Pro won’t be far ...
14:34, 2019-07-17

Special relationship 2.0: what's next for the transatlantic affair? If Boris Johnson makes it to No10, securing a US-UK trade deal will be top of his agenda - but his White House pal is hard to seduce. Philip Delves Broughton tests the limits of the new special relationship...
14:34, 2019-07-17

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

UK PM May to discuss Grace 1 oil tanker with Gibraltar chief minister British Prime Minister Theresa May will meet with Gibraltar's Chief Minister Fabian Picardo later on Wednesday to discuss the detained Iranian oil tanker Grace 1, a spokesman for May said....
14:51, 2019-07-17

Jeep Gladiator While it is Wrangler-based, the 2020 Gladiator pickup is distinct from the venerable off-road SUV, with a frame that is 31 inches longer and a wheelbase that is 19.4 inches longer to carry its 5-foot cargo bed....
14:51, 2019-07-17

VW ID3 VW executives say the ID3 is targeted at European customers and is not expected to be sold in the U.S. or China at this stage, although this has not been ruled out....
14:51, 2019-07-17

Chevrolet Silverado A 6.2-liter gasoline engine ? rated at 420 hp and 460 pound-feet of torque ? will be optional on five of eight trim levels, up from two high-end 2019 models....
14:51, 2019-07-17

Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive He’s still in rarefied air, but Bill Gates is no longer the world’s second-richest person. For the first time in the seven-year history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the Microsoft co-founder dropped to the No. 3 slot — giving way to France’s Bernard Arnault on Tuesday, Bloomberg News reports....
14:51, 2019-07-17

Domingo German, the Yankees’ Surprising Ace, Has an Ideally Flawed Mentor As he floundered last season, German sought out a stranger from his hometown in the Dominican Republic who knew all too well what it meant to stumble in the majors....
15:00, 2019-07-17

Swatch Group hit by Hong Kong turbulence as sales, profit fall Swatch Group net profit fell 11.3% in the first half of 2019 as the Swiss watch maker's sales fell as the company cracked down on unofficial sales and political turbulence in Hong Kong weighed....
15:00, 2019-07-17

Midyear MMA awards: A stunning KO and a big surprise top 2019 so far With International Fight Week in the books, it's now the official midpoint of the MMA year. Which fighters and fights stood out? ESPN's panel gives its winners....
15:00, 2019-07-17

Francesco Molinari's team of experts making sure the Open champion takes it in his stride The Ibis Earls Court is an unlikely starting point from which to plot an The Open defence, but last Wednesday morning Francesco Molinari stopped outside the hotel after a short drive from his home to pick up his caddie, Pello Iguaran Valle....
15:00, 2019-07-17

Singer begs internet to stop sharing Bianca Devins’ murder photos A Canadian singer-songwriter is begging people to stop sending her photos of murdered social media star Bianca Devins. Nicole Dollanganger, 27, posted a note on Twitter calling Devins’ death “evil, cruel and senseless.” “While I know some of u are very well-intentioned, I ask that U PLEASE STOP shar...
15:17, 2019-07-17

Scherie Murray is latest Republican to run for AOC’s seat Scherie Murray, a Jamaican-born woman who grew up in Queens and founded a TV production and advertising company, plans to run for the congressional seat held by Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, according to a report. “There is a crisis in Queens, and it’s called AOC,” Murray, 38, told Fox N...
15:17, 2019-07-17

Trump administration tells federal agencies to use ‘rigorous’ performance standards in rating employees Administration officials said the move will help the government compete with the private sector. Federal unions argue that ratings are often tainted by favoritism....
15:17, 2019-07-17

| Sudan: 'Political declaration' after 7 months of crisis The inking of a power-sharing deal between Sudan's protesters and ruling generals Wednesday comes after seven months of major upheaval, including the ouster of long-time president Omar al-Bashir....
15:34, 2019-07-17

Atlantic preview: Welcome to Clemson's world Can anyone give Clemson a scare? Will Florida State turn things around? What are the expectations for Scott Satterfield at Louisville? We dig into these questions and more in our ACC Atlantic team previews....
15:34, 2019-07-17

Ubisoft announces all 100+ games coming to its Uplay+ subscription service When it comes to delivering content to consumers, subscription services are the hottest trend. Whether it’s TV shows or live TV packages or video games, there’s a company out there that wants you to pay a monthly fee to access what they have to offer, and this fall, game publisher Ubisof...
15:34, 2019-07-17

EU investigating Amazon's use of vendor data The European Commission announced Wednesday it has opened an antitrust investigation into whether U.S. retail giant Amazon uses sensitive vendor data to gain a competitive advantage....
15:34, 2019-07-17

More U.S. Teenagers Are Trying to Lose Weight Than in Years Past. That May Be Reason for Concern Recent years have ushered in a wellness movement that emphasizes body positivity and holistic health over thinness and crash diets. But new federal data suggest that messaging hasn’t fully changed behavior yet. In fact, the report shows that more American teenagers are trying to lose weight th...
15:34, 2019-07-17

Pakistan Has Arrested the Suspected Mastermind of the Mumbai Attacks, Days Before Prime Minister Visits U.S. (MULTAN, Pakistan) — Pakistani authorities say they have arrested a radical cleric and U.S.-wanted terror suspect blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attacks, just days ahead of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s trip to Washington. Counterterrorism official Mohammad Shafiq says Hafiz Saeed was taken in...
15:51, 2019-07-17

Why the joke Facebook page calling for people to storm Area 51 went viral More than a million people have actually RSVP’d – and the military have issued a serious response. The truth is out there, and there are grand plans to find it. As of Monday, 1.1 million people had RSVP’d to a Facebook event called “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us”. As the name suggests, th...
15:51, 2019-07-17

Nu Skin shares plunge 20% as China crackdown hits revenues Shares of beauty and wellness products company Nu Skin tanked on Wednesday after the company said China's crackdown on health products is weighing on sales....
15:51, 2019-07-17

Kulbhushan Jadhav ICJ Verdict LIVE: World Court Rules In Favour Of India The International Court of Justice today ruled in favour to India in the case of former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav who had been sentenced to death by a Pakistani Military court on charges of......
15:51, 2019-07-17

Families Of Soldiers Killed In Pulwama Given Rs 1 Crore In Aid: Centre Families of the 40 CRPF soldiers killed in the Pulwama terror attack have been provided with compensation and monetary benefits amounting to nearly Rs 1 crore, Union Minister Nityanand Rai said in......
15:51, 2019-07-17

Taiwan issues warnings for year's first typhoon as thousands evacuated Taiwan moved thousands of people to safety on Wednesday as the island braced for its first typhoon this year, as airlines canceled domestic flights and authorities issued warnings about floods and high seas....
15:51, 2019-07-17

ZF Introduces New 2-Speed Transmission For Electric Cars Vehicles with the new 2-speed drive consume less energy, which in turn extends range by up to five percent when compared to a one-speed unit. Shifts take place at 70 kmph....
15:51, 2019-07-17

Tesla Model 3 Scores 5 Stars In Euro NCAP Crash Tests American electric automaker Tesla's most affordable offering, the Model 3 has been awarded five stars in the latest round of the Euro New Car Assessment Programme (NCAP) crash tests. The electric......
15:51, 2019-07-17

At $2,600, Could This High-Mileage 1994 Jeep Cherokee 4WD be a Good Sport? We all can’t be David Tracy, the guy that has people tossing Jeeps at him like singles at a stripper. We can however consider today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Cherokee Sport which has something even Tracy might crave, a 5-speed stick. Let’s see if that’s worth paying more than just David Dollars....
15:51, 2019-07-17

Spend too much? Here's what is causing you to be a shopaholic Even in the absence of shopping "holidays" like Black Friday and Amazon Prime Day, designed to entice consumers to spend on items they never planned to purchase, consumers commonly succumb to pressures to make impulse buys....
16:00, 2019-07-17

|FerialHaffajee:5lessonsforbusinessfromZuma'sZondotestimony Former President Jacob Zuma’s testimony before the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture offers several important lessons for business - including that political contacts may no longer have the same clout they once did, says Ferial Haffajee....
16:00, 2019-07-17

PM 'extremely concerned' for Nazanin after mental health ward move Theresa May has said she is "extremely concerned" about the welfare of a British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran after she was moved to a mental health ward....
16:00, 2019-07-17

Japan Now Has Gundam-Shaped Vending Machines When you think of Japan, you probably think of Gundam. Maybe you think of vending machines. Now both have been joined into one single entity. Behold, the Gundam-shaped vending machine....
16:17, 2019-07-17

Who Must Obtain A PAN? Income Tax Department Explains PAN card rules: PAN or Permanent Account Number is a 10-digit alphanumeric identification number is issued by the Income Tax Department to assessees including individuals and charitable trusts. The......
16:17, 2019-07-17

The Committee to Protect Journalists Is Unionizing Over the past two years, digital media has seen a groundswell of organizing efforts across the industry. Today, the staff of one of the non-profits at the forefront of defending those outlets’ rights—the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)—has also opted to join a union, the Writers Guild of Amer...
16:51, 2019-07-17

Samsung Reportedly Cuts Exynos Production Amid Trade Feud The launch of Samsung's next flagship - the Galaxy Note 10 - is likely to get delayed as the tech major is reportedly slowing down the production of its top tier Exynos 9825 chipset for the handset....
16:51, 2019-07-17

Facebook Close to Launching WhatsApp Pay in India Facebook is moving a step closer to launching its long-delayed WhatsApp payments service in India after wrapping up an audit of related data practices, according to people familiar with the matter....
16:51, 2019-07-17

Sex Tech In, Skimpy Outfits Out as CES Tech Gadget Seeks Diversity CES gadget show is cracking down on its dress code, introducing more sessions focused on women and minorities and creating a new "sex tech" category after a debacle over a robotic personal massager......
16:51, 2019-07-17

Vivo V1916A With 5G Support, 44W Fast Charger Surfaces Online Vivo V1916A clears 3C certification, could launch soon in China. It is expected to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC and sport a 44W Charger...
16:51, 2019-07-17

How to Get the Best Wifi Connection at the Airport You sit down at the airport, ready for (or relaxing during) a big day of travel. You have the perfect spot, closer to a power outlet than to annoying people. And right when you open your laptop, you realize... you have no idea how to get on the nearest wifi, or even what its password is....
16:51, 2019-07-17

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

See Stars Age Themselves Thanks to This New Filter Ever wonder how you'll age? This app just took the guess work out of it--and Hollywood is joining in the fun. While Hollywood is usually airbrushing out wrinkles, the stars have......
17:00, 2019-07-17

British-Iranian Woman Is Moved From Tehran Jail to Psychiatric Hospital Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who has been detained since 2016, was transferred this week. Her family said they were concerned as she had been out of contact for days....
17:17, 2019-07-17

The Epic Criminal Career of El Chapo Nears Its Final Chapter The Mexican drug lord, Joaquín Guzmán Loera, is to be sentenced on Wednesday and may speak in court. It’s his first appearance since he was convicted in February....
17:17, 2019-07-17

Sebastien Haller's Premier League move not without risk Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt have lost one of their key strikers, albeit for a hefty fee from a Premier League team. Despite many positive aspects to the transfer, the move does send the wrong message....
17:17, 2019-07-17

Drug lord 'El Chapo' set to die in jail after getting life sentence Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman is likely to die in jail after being sentenced to life plus 30 years for smuggling illegal drugs into the US over a violent, decades-long career....
17:17, 2019-07-17

Using FaceApp to age your photos may be fun, but you could be giving up your privacy FaceApp, which lets you take a photo of yourself and add a filter that shows you much older, is raising some concerns with privacy experts.        ...
17:34, 2019-07-17

In Hurricane Barry's wake, here are the worst floods in American history 24/7 Wall St. used data compiled by government agencies, including the National Weather Service, and consulted sources to develop this list.        ...
17:34, 2019-07-17

Pledge who chugged liquor at frat 'Bible study' event was 'dead man walking', toxicologist says A toxicologist has testified that a fraternity pledge was a "dead man walking" after chugging liquor during a hazing event.        ...
17:34, 2019-07-17

WWC 2019 Roundtable: On the field moments VAR controversies. Quality football. Refereeing under the spotlight - It's fair to say the FIFA Women's World Cup has had its fair share of talking points....
17:34, 2019-07-17

WWC 2019 Roundtable: How does France 2019 move the game forward? How has France 2019 changed the conversation around women's football in terms of visibility, credibility and marketability? CNN's roundtable discusses....
17:34, 2019-07-17

Nintendo introduces a Switch model refresh with better battery life Nintendo already announced an entirely new Switch console this month, the Switch Lite, and now it’s bumping some of the specs on the existing Switch with a slightly updated version, spotted by The Verge. This update improves the hardware right where it counts when it comes to Switch portable ...
17:51, 2019-07-17

1 Convicted For Murder Of UK Teenager Scarlett Keeling In Goa In 2008 The Bombay High Court's Goa bench on Wednesday convicted a person in the 2008 British teenager Scarlett Eden Keeling death case, overturning his acquittal by the trial court....
17:51, 2019-07-17

Avian malaria may explain decline of London's house sparrow Since 1995, London's iconic house sparrow population has declined 71 percent. New research suggests avian malaria is the primary driver of the population decline....
18:00, 2019-07-17

Chevrolet Blazer The resurrected SUV-turned-crossover has been designed to complement recent vehicle updates in Chevrolet?s lineup but with a more aggressive, sculpted look....
18:00, 2019-07-17

U.S. judge blasts drug lord El Chapo's 'overwhelming evil,' imposes life sentence Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the Mexican drug lord who twice escaped maximum-security prisons in that country, will spend the rest of his life in a U.S. penitentiary, a federal judge said on Wednesday after accusing him of "overwhelming evil."...
18:00, 2019-07-17

El Chapo's winding road from mountain village to drug lord to U.S. prison Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who rose from humble origins in a mountain village to lead the Sinaloa Cartel, one of the world's most powerful drug trafficking gangs, was sentenced on Wednesday by a U.S. judge to life in prison, plus 30 years....
18:00, 2019-07-17

Pinterest wants your video You'll need business profile, but anyone can get one, and to upload vertical videos that can be played without sound. Subtitles a help, company says.       ...
18:01, 2019-07-17

World Emoji Day: Emoticons are the best, but finding the right one is the absolute worst Emojis are the funny faces and characters we add to messages, but finding the right one on your phone can be a little tricky. Here are some hacks.       ...
18:01, 2019-07-17

Actually, losing 'Friends' and 'The Office' won't hurt Netflix Netflix has been in the news because in a relatively short time, it will lose The Office and Friends, two of its most-watched shows.       ...
18:01, 2019-07-17

Cosplaying Haikyuu’s Nishinoya May Have Improved My Volleyball Skills This weekend, I attended Blerdcon, a convention in Washington, D.C., aimed at black nerds of all ilks. There were beautiful black people everywhere, and it was absolutely amazing. The cosplay was wildly creative, spanning anime, video games, movies, TV, and even commercials. I saw the character Jaws...
18:17, 2019-07-17

The most successful song collaborations of all-time: 'Old Town Road' approaching No. 1 24/7 Tempo identified the most popular collaborations ever based on the longest runs atop Billboard’s Hot 100 pop music chart.       ...
18:17, 2019-07-17

Watch: PSG's Kylian Mbappe megs keeper, shows off jets in romp of Dynamo Paris Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappe showed off his incredible speed and scored twice, including a nutmeg of the goalie, in a 6-1 win against Dynamo Dresden....
18:17, 2019-07-17

Ford designs a pickup truck emoji, petitions Unicode Consortium Enlarge (credit: Ford) Did you know that July 17 is World Emoji Day? No, me neither—at least not until Ford used the celebration of these 21st century hieroglyphs to announce that it wants a pickup truck emoji. In fact, Ford was so serious about the idea that in 2018, it submitted an official prop...
18:17, 2019-07-17

Hi-tech illusions bring Queen Victoria's palace to life in UK Summer exhibition Britain’s Queen Elizabeth visited an exhibition dedicated to her great-great-grandmother Victoria on Wednesday, which uses cutting-edge technology to recreate Buckingham Palace as it was during the......
18:17, 2019-07-17

Missing teen believed to be in danger TUCSON –  Joshua Anderson,16, was last heard from on May 28, 2019. He reached out to a friend expressing he was in danger, in the desert and without water. Heidi Anderson, Joshua’s adoptive mother described him as sweet, intelligent and talented in sports. She described the situation as “a nightmare...
18:17, 2019-07-17

Siberians flock to toxic lake for selfies An industrial dump site in Siberia whose turquoise lake resembles a tropical paradise has become a magnet for Instagrammers.       ...
18:17, 2019-07-17

CVS enters home dialysis care with clinical trial of new system CVS Health said on Wednesday it will start a clinical trial of its new home dialysis system this week, setting it up to compete directly with the two largest operators of U.S. dialysis centers, Fresenius Medical Care AG and DaVita Inc....
18:34, 2019-07-17

Netflix just gave us another look at what could become the next ‘Game of Thrones’ Netflix a few weeks ago shared with the world the first images from its upcoming Game of Thrones rival, as well as the first poster for the series that’s set to launch by the end of the year. That’s The Witcher, based on Andrzej Sapkowski’s books that inspired a series of popular v...
18:34, 2019-07-17

Former neighbors describe young Epstein as 'nerdy,' quiet with no signs of predatory behavior The formative years of disgraced multi-millionaire Jeffrey Epstein apparently were vastly different from his time as a jet-setting financial titan accused of sexually abusing scores of underage women....
18:34, 2019-07-17

19 MS-13 gang members indicted in 'medieval-style' California slayings were in country illegally, officials say Nearly all of the members and associates of an MS-13 gang charged in the “medieval-style” slayings of seven people in California were in the country illegally, according to officials. ...
18:34, 2019-07-17

Notre Dame Cathedral fire went undetected for 30 minutes because of mistakes: report The Notre Dame Cathedral blaze was allowed to burn undetected for 30 minutes because of critical mistakes made by church employees — with firefighters risking their lives to save the historic building, a new report claims. A fire alert on the night of the April 15 blaze was dismissed as a fals...
18:34, 2019-07-17

6-year-old girl killed in freak golf course accident A 6-year-old Utah girl was tragically killed when an errant golf ball hit by her dad struck her in the back of the neck, according to a report. Aria Hill was sitting in a golf cart on the cart path at the Links at Sleepy Ridge in Orem on Monday when her dad hit the......
18:34, 2019-07-17

Man whose family died in 737 Max crash accuses Boeing of ‘utter disrespect’ Paul Njoroge warned at congressional hearing there will be more deaths unless action is takenA father whose five family members, including three children, died when a Boeing 737 Max jet crashed in Ethiopia in March, accused the company of “utter prejudice and disrespect” and warned there would be mo...
18:34, 2019-07-17

Amazon Faces Probe in Europe Over Third-Party Selling Amazon will face a formal EU antitrust investigation into its dealings with third-party merchants, expanding a multipronged regulatory push that has ensnared other big Silicon Valley giants....
18:51, 2019-07-17

IBM Sales Slump Expected to Continue Investors are looking for signs of a turnaround in IBM’s second-quarter results after several quarters of declining revenue. The tech giant is betting its $34 billion purchase of Red Hat will help revive its fortunes....
18:51, 2019-07-17

Princess Di reincarnated? TV host claims his son has iconic royal’s soul Even someone who believes in reincarnation couldn’t hope for this sort of cosmic luck. Billy Campbell, the 4-year-old son of Australian TV host David Campbell, tells his parents he has the soul of philanthropist and beloved global figure Princess Diana. Billy, who talks of being a princess “before t...
19:00, 2019-07-17

Two penguin 'waddling vagrants' removed from sushi shop – again Wellington police said Monday that they had received two calls from the same sushi bar in recent days over penguins spotted near the truck        ...
19:00, 2019-07-17

How to cope with devastating defeat Charlie Edwards, Amir Khan and Rocky Fielding have all been the victims of a crushing defeat. John Dennen hears how they dealt with it The post How to cope with devastating defeat appeared first on Boxing News....
19:00, 2019-07-17

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks dip on U.S.-China trade jitters; Currencies rise Latin American stock indices were subdued on Wednesday as a re-emergence of trade tensions between the United States and China kept investors on the sidelines, but a recovery in oil prices and a soft dollar lifted currencies in the region. MSCI's index of Latin American stocks fell 0.1% with he...
19:00, 2019-07-17

How OnePlus uses robotic hands, mannequin heads, and a tiny carnival ride to test its phone cameras As tech writers, we get to play with a lot of phones. But, it’s not often that we get to peek behind the curtain to see how engineers are working on the product. That’s why I was pretty excited when OnePlus invited us to visit its camera lab in Taiwan. This testing lab, which is the center of OnePlu...
19:00, 2019-07-17

Reports: Cardinals' Harrison facing assault charges Police in North Carolina issued a felony arrest warrant Wednesday for Arizona Cardinals tackle Desmond Harrison on charges of assault by strangulation and assault on a female, multiple outlets reported....
19:17, 2019-07-17

Internet joke plan to 'raid' Area 51 gets stern reply from US military What has driven millions of people to sign up to "storm" Area 51, the US government's military base? It's clearly just a bit of fun by internet jokesters, but the US military isn't laughing...
19:17, 2019-07-17

Theresa May warns she is 'worried about the state of politics' in final major speech as Prime Minister Theresa May has warned that she is "worried about the state of politics" as she gave what is expected to be her final major speech as Prime Minister....
19:17, 2019-07-17

The Best Drink to Order at a Crappy Airport Bar Sometimes, through no fault of your own, you find yourself with some hours to kill in an airport. You really only have three options: read, spend money on things you don’t need (or even want), or drink. I usually partake in at least two, if not all three, but the drinking can be hard to derive joy f...
19:17, 2019-07-17

From LittleBigPlanet to Dreams: Media Molecule and the future of DIY gaming Turn on your console today and you’ll find a rich library of games that put game-making into the player’s hands. Super Mario Maker 2 and Dragon Quest Builders 2 are just two recent critically acclaimed examples, while Minecraft is now the best-selling game of all time.Of course, this h...
19:17, 2019-07-17

These are the new Android emoji you'll be using on your phone later this year We've known that a new slate of emojis are coming to smartphones toward the end of the year, and mere hours after Apple showed its take on them and announced when it'd range them on its phones, Google has done the same.In February, the Unicode Consortium unveiled what the new icons would b...
19:17, 2019-07-17

Need new RAM or SSDs? Better act fast, prices may rise soon Over the last few months we've been enjoying some pretty low prices for the best RAM and SSDs. However, that might be ending soon, as some SSD manufacturers are reportedly discussing price hikes. According to a report from Digitimes, SSD manufacturers are planning to raise prices by 10-15%...
19:17, 2019-07-17

Black Hat SEO: What is it, how does it work and how to solve it Imagine this scenario as a business with a significant online presence. Your rankings on your target keywords have dropped significantly. You haven’t made any major changes to the content or linking strategy of your website. What’s more, your competitors haven’t changed much on ...
19:17, 2019-07-17

Half of all smartphones sold in 2023 'will be 5G' 5G smartphones will account for more than half of all mobile phone sales by 2023 as manufacturers seeking to arrest the ongoing contraction of the market.According to Gartner, sales of devices (PCs, tablets and mobile phones) will fall by 3.3 per cent in 2019 to 2.2 billion. But it is mobile phone s...
19:17, 2019-07-17

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

Woodstock 50 denied yet another permit in upstate New York It looks like there will be no Woodstock 50 concert at Vernon Downs this year — or possibly anywhere at all — after the town voted unanimously on Tuesday night to uphold its application denial....
19:34, 2019-07-17