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AstraZeneca respiratory business gets boost from 3-drug inhaler results Prospects for AstraZeneca's respiratory treatments business improved on Wednesday as a three-drug inhaler was shown to ease smoker's lung and U.S. regulators granted its injectable asthma drug Fasenra special status for a rare lung condition....
16:34, 2019-08-28

Jurors see gruesome photos of two men who died in East Village blast Manhattan jurors on Thursday saw the charred remains of two men who perished in the 2015 East Village gas explosion — as one victim’s devastated mother sobbed in the gallery. The bodies of Nicholas Figueroa, 23, and Moises Locon, 27, were recovered under rubble three days after the March 26 blast th...
12:51, 2019-09-13

Vincent Parco to sue Brooklyn DA over ‘false’ press release on sex-romp filming Former TV gumshoe Vincent Parco plans to sue the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office over its announcement of his prison sentence for illegally filming a steamy sexcapade on behalf of a pedophile — claiming the press release unfairly paints him as a child sex abuser. Parco, the 69-year-o...
12:51, 2019-09-13

Stony Brook professor stole $200K from cancer research: feds A Stony Brook University professor pilfered grant money meant for cancer research and used it to pay for personal expenses, including mortgage payments on his house, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Associate Professor Geoffrey Girnun, director of cancer metabolomics at Stony Brook’s Renaissance S...
12:51, 2019-09-13

Hong Kong women's tennis event postponed due to protests "Hong Kong\u0027s premier women\u0027s tennis event scheduled for October has been postponed due to the pro-democracy protests, organisers announced on Friday."...
12:51, 2019-09-13

CSK Shut Down Dhoni Retirement Talk With Iconic Game Of Thrones Dialogue The rumour mills about MS Dhoni's retirement were on overdrive on Thursday before responses from Sakshi Dhoni, Chennai Super Kings and others set them at rest....
12:51, 2019-09-13

Robert Mugabe's Family Agree To Bury Him In Zimbabwe's "Heroes" Monument The family of former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe have agreed to bury him at a monument for national heroes in Harare, a family spokesman said on Friday though the date for the ceremony was still......
12:51, 2019-09-13

Climate Protesters Arrested At Texas Port During US Presidential Debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
12:51, 2019-09-13

Sophie Kinsella: 'Can You Keep a Secret?' book feels 'fresh' as film Author Sophie Kinsella speaks with UPI about the film adaptation of her 2003 book "Can You Keep a Secret?" The film, starring Alexandra Daddario and Tyler Hoechlin, is in theaters Friday, Sept. 13....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Trump will not pick Pompeo as national security adviser, has 15 candidates U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday ruled out asking Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to take on a dual role as national security adviser and said he has about 15 candidates for the post last held by John Bolton....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Jose hopes ‘sad man’ Sanchez returns to form at Inter "Jose Mourinho says he always felt Alexis Sanchez was “sad” while at Manchester United, adding that he questioned his own managerial abilities as a result, while also hoping the forward can rediscover his form at Inter."...
13:17, 2019-09-13

Pogba out of Leicester clash, De Gea contract talks ‘ongoing’ "Paul Pogba will miss Manchester United’s Premier League match at home to Leicester on Saturday unless he makes a “miraculous recovery overnight”, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said."...
13:17, 2019-09-13

Turkish ex-Prime Minister Davutoglu leaves Erdogan's party Turkish former-Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has resigned from the ruling AKP party, saying he will start a "new political movement." He had already been under threat of dismissal....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Climate activists' drone fails to disrupt Heathrow flights Climate change activists failed to disrupt flights out of Heathrow when technical difficulties foiled their plan to fly drones close to the airport and prevent planes from using the runways....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Uber faces uphill legal fight against California law Uber's announcement that it would continue to classify its California drivers as contractors despite new state legislation classifying the workers as employees drew scoffs from labor law experts....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Elizabeth Warren unveils Social Security plan to raise benefits by $200 via taxes on high earners Elizabeth Warren proposed a sweeping new plan to increase Social Security benefits by $200 per month and pay for it by raising taxes on high-income earners....
13:17, 2019-09-13

NSW govt explains digital drivers' licence delay, says they're coming "very soon" The much-talked-about New South Wales digital drivers' licence has been in the trial stages since 2017 and, it seems, that trial is being extended, with no definite end date in sight. However, according to the Minister for Customer Service, Victor Dominello, the official statewide rollout will ...
13:17, 2019-09-13

Zomato Forays Into Originals With Sanjeev Kapoor, Jordindian Duo, More Zomato has announced its foray into original content with 18 shows over the next three months starting September 16. Zomato has roped in celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor, comedian Sumukhi Suresh, and......
13:17, 2019-09-13

Facebook Expands Availability of Local News Tool in the US The tool lets Facebook users opt into local information, including news articles, missing-person alerts, local election results, road closures, and crime report....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Realme XT vs Realme 5 Pro We pit the newly launched Realme XT against the Realme 5 Pro launched last month, to highlight the biggest differences between the two phones launched....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Democrat subpoenas U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to appear before panel The chairman of a top House committee on Thursday subpoenaed the U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan to testify before lawmakers next week after the State Department repeatedly failed to make the diplomat available.The subpoena follows a collapse in peace negotiations between the Trump administration...
13:51, 2019-09-13

Ted Cruz warns Texas will be 'hotly contested' in 2020 Sen. Ted Cruz is sounding the alarm on Texas. During a Christian Science Monitor breakfast on Thursday, Cruz warned that Texas will be “hotly contested” in 2020. He said that while he had confidence his colleague Republican Sen. John Cornyn and President Donald Trump would win the state, both wil...
13:51, 2019-09-13

'Technical glitch': eco group's drones stall in bid to shut London's Heathrow airport Climate-change activists who had hoped to bring Europe's biggest airport, London Heathrow, to a standstill on Friday found instead that it was their drones that struggled to get off the ground....
13:51, 2019-09-13

Third person dies, two airports closed as torrential rains hit southern Spain A third person has died in a second day of torrential rains in southern Spain where two airports, local train networks and dozens of roads were closed on Friday....
13:51, 2019-09-13

Indonesia blames Malaysian companies for some forest fires Indonesia on Friday blamed four Malaysian companies, including the world's biggest producer of sustainable palm oil, for causing some of the forest fires within its borders, in an escalating row between neighbours over regional haze....
13:51, 2019-09-13

Indonesia president denies compromising fight against graft President Joko Widodo told Indonesians on Friday he would not compromise in the fight against graft, amid concerns over the officer picked to head the anti-corruption agency and proposed changes curbing its right to wiretap suspects without a warrant....
13:51, 2019-09-13

JioFiber Plans Priced At Rs 699-8,499/Month. Compare Features, Speed Here JioFiber plan price, internet speed and other features: In six JioFiber plans priced from Rs 699 to Rs 8,499, Reliance Jio Infocomm offers internet speeds to the tune of 100 Mbps-1 Gbps. The monthly......
13:51, 2019-09-13

2,100-year-old 'iPhone case' discovered in ‘Russian Atlantis’ From the depths of Russia's "Atlantis" — a famed archaeological site in southern Siberia that lies underwater for most of the year — archaeologists emerged with what looks like a jewel-studded case for an iPhone....
14:17, 2019-09-13

Make the Most Of Your Small Kitchen With This $12 Lazy Susan Lazy Susans can help you make the most of a small pantry or fridge space, and this one from Copco has great reviews, and includes a rubberized base to keep your spices and such from falling over. Normally $15, it’s down to $12, which is a solid deal, even if it won’t set your head spinning.Read more...
14:17, 2019-09-13

Travel Bloggers Arrested in Iran For Flying Drone Without a Permit Two Australian travel bloggers have been arrested in Iran for flying a hobby drone without a permit. The bloggers often take photos with their drone and publish them to social media, but the couple disappeared from the internet in June after posting from Pakistan.Read more......
14:17, 2019-09-13

Aston Martin said to weigh new bonds as cash pressures mount, report says The new financing would be expected to bolster Aston Martin's liquidity until it launches full production of a new utility vehicle -- the DBX -- in early 2020, Bloomberg reported....
14:17, 2019-09-13

China adds US agricultural products to tariff exemptions ahead of trade talks China plans to exclude American farm goods including soybeans from tariffs, the latest move to ease trade tensions before the two countries restart trade talks next month....
14:17, 2019-09-13

Tyson Fury trainer admits big gym concern ahead of Otto Wallin bout Trainer Ben Davison is wary of how much Tyson Fury is in the gym in the build up to his Las Vegas showdown with Otto Wallin as he refuses to take breaks...
14:17, 2019-09-13

Hong Kong protesters take to the hills, as leader pledges housing reform Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters took to the hills to form flashlight-carrying human chains on Friday, using the Mid-Autumn Festival as a backdrop for the latest in more than three months of demonstrations that have sometimes flared into violence....
14:51, 2019-09-13

Northernmost hotel in the world to open at the North Pole Ever dreamed of spending the night in an igloo at the North Pole? For one month only, travelers will have the opportunity to do just that -- provided they've got a spare $100,000....
14:51, 2019-09-13

In Washington Examiner interview, Jim Mattis concedes he doesn't have all the answers MATTIS AND ME: Interviewing Jim Mattis is a challenge these days, in part because he’s everywhere promoting his book Call Sign Chaos and been asked almost everything, in part because of his steadfast refusal to criticize the sitting president directly....
14:51, 2019-09-13

SNL's New Cast Member Shane Gillis Responds to Backlash Over Racial Slurs in Resurfaced Video Saturday Night Live's newest comedian Shane Gillis is making waves well before the show kicks off. Hours after the NBC late show announced its newest cast members on Thursday, a 2018......
14:51, 2019-09-13

|CompetitionCommissionbacksFootgear'splantobuyEdgarsfootwearbrands The Competition Commission has given the nod to Footgear's proposed purchase of Edcon's Edgars Active and High Key chain stores, saying it recommends the Competition Tribunal should approve the deal without conditions....
14:51, 2019-09-13

Tokyo Olympic organizers say no plans to ban 'Rising Sun' flag despite South Korean demand Tokyo Olympic organizers said on Friday that the display of Japan's "Rising Sun" does not constitute a political statement and a spokesman said there were no plans to ban the controversial banner, as demanded by South Korea....
14:51, 2019-09-13

Cycling: Team Ineos boss Brailsford recovering from prostate cancer Team Ineos boss Dave Brailsford, the man who masterminded Britain's rise as a cycling powerhouse, is recovering from prostate cancer diagnosed shortly before the Tour de France in July....
14:51, 2019-09-13

Rugby: Octopuses predict Japan will beat Ireland but not reach knockouts Two octopuses in Obira, on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, have predicted the hosts of the Rugby World Cup will not progress from their pool when the tournament begins later this month....
14:51, 2019-09-13

NFL notebook: Pats, Raiders reportedly were unaware of AB civil matter Neither the New England Patriots nor the Oakland Raiders were aware of rape allegations involving Antonio Brown until a civil sexual-assault lawsuit was filed by Britney Taylor, ESPN reported Thursday....
14:51, 2019-09-13

Texas Rep. Briscoe Cain tweets at Beto O’Rourke, ‘My AR is ready for you’ A Republican lawmaker from Texas told Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke that his own “AR” is ready for him after O’Rourke said he would back a gun-control plan to recall assault-style rifles from Americans. At the Democratic primary debate on Thursday night, O&#...
15:17, 2019-09-13

Republican PAC airs ad showing AOC’s face on fire during Democratic debate A Republican-affiliated political action committee aired a controversial TV ad during the Democratic primary debate that showed a picture of freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez burst into flames. The PAC, New Faces GOP, was created by former California Republican congressional candidate Elizabeth...
15:17, 2019-09-13

Ford recalls some Explorer SUVs after reports of hand injuries on sharp seat edges Ford Motor Co said on Friday it was recalling some 2017 Explorer SUVs after receiving reports of 31 people injuring their hands on sharp edges down the side of the front seat....
15:17, 2019-09-13

Friday The 13th: Spooky Posts Flood Twitter On 'Day Of Bad Luck' Friday the 13th is considered an unlucky date in Western superstition. The day is considered to be a day of bad luck - a belief further strengthened by the popular 'Friday the 13th' series of horror......
15:17, 2019-09-13

60 years ago the first spacecraft landed on the Moon Before Neil Armstrong, the Soviet Union’s Luna 2 spacecraft deliberately crash-landed on the surface of the moon. Soft landings had not been invented yet.       ...
15:17, 2019-09-13

PG&E reaches $11 billion settlement relating to wildfire claims PG&E on Friday said it reached an $11 billion settlement agreement with entities representing about 85% of insurance subrogation claims relating to 2017 and 2018 wildfires....
15:17, 2019-09-13

Oil slips towards $60 on demand worries, despite trade hopes Oil slipped to around $60 a barrel on Friday as concern about a slowdown in the global economy and oil demand outweighed hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute....
15:17, 2019-09-13

'Fortnite' star Tfue announces break from streaming: 'I feel trapped' It's been a tumultuous year for Twitch star Turner "Tfue" Tenney, and it's culminated in a surprise announcement that he intends to take a break from streaming. In a series of short statements on Twitter, he said that he feels "trapped" and unhappy,......
15:17, 2019-09-13

MIT scientists accidentally create the blackest material ever Good news for goths -- black somehow just got even blacker. MIT engineers have cooked up a material that's 10 times blacker than anything else previously reported. Capturing more than 99.995 percent of any incoming light, the material is made of vert......
15:17, 2019-09-13

Newly spotted comet is likely an interstellar traveler Astronomers have identified a new comet, named C/2019 Q4, traveling inbound toward the sun. Early analysis of the comet's trajectory suggests the space rock came from beyond our solar system....
15:17, 2019-09-13

House Antitrust Panel Seeks Documents From 4 Big Tech Firms Lawmakers investigating Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google for possible antitrust violations on Friday sent the companies detailed requests for information....
15:51, 2019-09-13

The $400 billion outdoor industry sounds alarm on Trump's trade war tariffs From September 2018 to July 2019, outdoor recreation businesses have paid $1.8 billion more in tariffs compared to the year ago period, according to new data from the Outdoor Industry Association....
15:51, 2019-09-13

US-China trade deal coming soon? Big companies aren't buying it Most U.S. CFOs think U.S. trade policy will be bad for business over the next six months, according to the third quarter CNBC Global CFO Council survey....
15:51, 2019-09-13

German doctor acquitted in transplant scandal gets €1 million in damages Instead of spending almost a year in custody, the surgeon could have taken up a lucrative position in Jordan. But after his acquital in an organ donor scandal, the doctor is set for a huge compensation payout....
15:51, 2019-09-13

Trump Solves the Mystery Behind His Peculiar Orange Hue: 'The Light's No Good. I Always Look Orange' For years, we’ve struggled to comprehend the science behind Donald Trump’s bizarre orange hue; how his epidermis acts as camouflage inside of a bag of Flaming Hot Cheetos or how he’s often mistaken for half-eaten candy corn in the fall. Is his tangerine tone a result of a poor diet or is his body pr...
16:17, 2019-09-13

Speaker of UK House of Commons vows to stop Johnson 'robbing a bank' with no-deal Brexit John Bercow, the outgoing Speaker of the UK House of Commons, has warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson against ignoring the law and implementing a no-deal Brexit on October 31, a move that he compared to "robbing a bank."...
16:17, 2019-09-13

The Apple Watch's secret weapon is its new price Almost exactly five years ago, Apple unveiled the watch, marking its first new hardware product after Steve Jobs' death. People were quick to call it a flop....
16:17, 2019-09-13

Everyone Is Freaking Out About Julián Castro Julián Castro struck a nerve with his direct and repeated questioning of Joe Biden during the Democratic presidential debate on Thursday, and now lots of people are all freaked out about it....
16:17, 2019-09-13

New Zealand man brings professional clown to pink-slip meeting who mimed crying, made balloon animals A New Zealand advertising executive facing the bleak prospect of being fired decided to inject a bit of humor into the situation, bringing a professional clown to his pink-slip meeting instead of a colleague for emotional support....
16:51, 2019-09-13

Sean Penn reads insufficiently mean tweets about himself on Jimmy Kimmel Live! One of Jimmy Kimmel’s signature bits on Jimmy Kimmel Live! is to have celebrities chuckle along while they read mean stuff people have written about them on the internet. Sometimes it’s amusing enough, especially when we’re all on the same side that, say, Tom Hanks isn’t a “fart-faced libtard cuck,”...
17:17, 2019-09-13

Largest ever polar expedition will soon be frozen in drifting sea ice An icebreaker ship is about to deliberately let itself be frozen into the drifting Arctic ice as part of the largest ever scientific Arctic expedition...
17:17, 2019-09-13

We may have a basic form of sign language in common with chimpanzees People seem to be able to understand gestures made by chimpanzees, suggesting the signals may be remnants of a basic sign language used by our last common ancestors...
17:17, 2019-09-13

Felicity Huffman to be sentenced in college admissions bribery scandal case Actor is first parent to be sentenced among 34 charged in US scheme involving wealthy parents and elite universitiesFelicity Huffman returns to court in Boston on Friday afternoon to be sentenced for her role in a sweeping college admissions bribery scandal.The Desperate Housewives and Transamerica ...
17:17, 2019-09-13

The 100 best albums of the 21st century We polled 45 music writers to rank the definitive LPs of the 21st century so far. Read our countdown of passionate pop, electrifying rock and anthemic rap – and see if you agreeRead more about our No 1 choiceMore of the best Film | Classical Continue reading......
17:17, 2019-09-13

From a Skittles mani to monotone hair: this week’s fashion trends What’s hot and what’s not in fashion this weekParty prosthetics“Queen of Halloween” Heidi Klum is going one up on Fiona from Shrek this year – prepping with a full-body scan. Facepaint suddenly feels low-key. Continue reading......
17:17, 2019-09-13

Cocktail of the week: Masa + Mezcal’s mezcal passion A smoky smasher, like an old fashioned, but with mezcal and passion fruit instead of bourbon and cherriesThis take on the old fashioned showcases an amazing spirit. Mezcal’s fruity, smoky notes make it a great pairing for passion fruit, which is just coming back into season, as well as other tropica...
17:17, 2019-09-13

Rare Maori cloak pulled from auction after online threats and abuse A small British auction house has withdrawn from sale a rare Maori cloak which apparently once belonged to a tribal chief, after receiving online intimidation....
17:17, 2019-09-13

China's new digital currency could encourage worldwide use of the yuan, says CEO China's plans for a digital currency could serve as a "foundation" for the yuan's internationalization, allowing it to be distributed across the globe, says Circle's Jeremy Allaire....
17:17, 2019-09-13

Personalized sound for every concert goer: Today Aerosmith, tomorrow at a venue near you Imagine perfect sound quality at every live show. Dream on, you say? It's real: THX and Mixhalo are democratizing live audio so Steven Tyler's screeching vocals will follow you around -- and every seat in the house will be the best seat in the house....
17:17, 2019-09-13

Judge orders Julian Assange jailed until U.S. extradition hearing in February A British judge ruled Friday that Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange, who's wanted in both the United States and Sweden, will not be released this month because he has a history of disappearing....
17:51, 2019-09-13

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes - media Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing minister Veronika Skvortsova....
17:51, 2019-09-13

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes: reports Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing minister Veronika Skvortsova....
17:51, 2019-09-13

Lara Trump: Voters ‘more afraid’ than in 2016 to tell pollsters they support President Trump The president’s daughter-in-law and senior adviser to his reelection campaign dismissed recent polls showing Trump trailing multiple Democratic candidates....
17:51, 2019-09-13

Castro insists he wasn’t making insinuations about Biden’s age but notes ‘he’s been around a long time’ During a morning television interview, the Democratic White House hopeful said he had no regrets about an exchange in which he asked Biden, “Are you forgetting what you said two minutes ago?”...
17:51, 2019-09-13

Beto O’Rourke’s new position on assault weapons is reversal from stance in 2018 Beto O’Rourke’s vow during the third round of Democratic presidential debates “to take your AR-15, your AK-47” if elected president appears to be a direct reversal of his stance last year. The former Texas congressman shared an emotional anecdote about children who were killed by a mass shooter in O...
18:17, 2019-09-13

Teens are posting videos of themselves ditching vape pens They are quitters – and proud of it. Amid a nationwide vaping crisis, some teens are announcing they are going cold turkey in social media. “Qutting juul tonight, pray for me,” Jessie Fancher tweeted along with a video of an e-cigarette being tossed from a moving vehicle. User ayeFRO, meanwhile, wro...
18:17, 2019-09-13

Jeffrey Epstein ‘facilitated’ construction of Harvard-linked building Jeffrey Epstein “facilitated” the construction of — but didn’t actually fund — a $3.6 million Hillel building that sits on land leased from Harvard University, according to a report Friday. The deep-pocketed pedophile served as the financial manager to Leslie H. Wexner, the lead donor of...
18:17, 2019-09-13

10 Breeders' Cup qualifiers, first '20 Kentucky Derby trial mark weekend horse racing Breeders' Cup qualifying races from Ireland to Canada to Kentucky and the first official prep for the 2020 Kentucky Derby hightlight weekend horse racing around the globe....
18:17, 2019-09-13

Dolphins allow former first-round pick Minkah Fitzpatrick to seek trade, per report The Dolphins are not actively seeking to trade Minkah Fitzpatrick, but they are allowing him to seek out options, according to ESPN.       ...
18:17, 2019-09-13

Justin Thomas reveals melanoma scare, encourages others to get checked Justin Thomas revealed he had a recent melanoma scare that was discovered when he had a mole on his leg checked out. He urged others to get checked.       ...
18:17, 2019-09-13

Antonio Brown admonishes haters in live video from Tom Brady's fitness center Facing allegations of sexual assault and rape in a civil lawsuit, Antonio Brown couldn't help but go live on Instagram to talk about the haters.       ...
18:17, 2019-09-13

Pension funds in Iran on brink of collapse amid US ‘maximum pressure’ campaign EXCLUSIVE: Crippling sanctions imposed by the United States on Iran since President Trump’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal last year have left pension funds throughout the country on the brink of collapse, according to documents reviewed by National Security Council officials and obtained by Fox N...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Impeachment warrior Al Green complains resolution doesn’t cite Trump for racism Democratic Rep. Al Green, one of the most vocal advocates for impeachment, complained Thursday that his colleagues' latest resolution establishing that process didn't include accusations of discrimination against President Trump. ...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Trump administration enters new phase for border wall, sets ambitious timetable after securing land Amid a series of legal and political setbacks that have raised questions about the border wall project's future, the Trump administration is making a renewed effort to show voters the wall remains a top priority -- touting recent construction and vowing to pick up the pace going into 2020. ...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Fannie, Freddie regulator revises caps on multifamily loans The Federal Housing Finance Agency said on Friday it revised the limits on what Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac buy for their multifamily business into the end of 2020 in an effort to address a shortage in affordable housing....
18:51, 2019-09-13

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18:51, 2019-09-13

‘I am in your head. The rent is free.’ Meet the hardest-working mouth in MLS. Quincy Amarikwa, a well-traveled forward in his first season with D.C. United, uses psychological warfare to unnerve opponents including superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic....
18:51, 2019-09-13

The Redskins’ secondary is banged up ahead of Sunday’s game vs. Cowboys Starting cornerback Quinton Dunbar, starting safety Montae Nicholson and slot cornerback Fabian Moreau are all dealing with injuries, and their statuses for Sunday have yet to be determined....
18:51, 2019-09-13

Gone Missing: A Little Boy, a Favorite Uncle, an Old Lady’s Mind The crime novels in Marilyn Stasio’s column take readers from East Texas to West Africa, with stops in Ireland and the memory care unit of a nursing home....
18:51, 2019-09-13

Groundbreaking trial aims to reduce miscarriages by 50% Women who have suffered recurrent miscarriages will take part in a groundbreaking trial to find out if antibiotics could reduce inflammation of the womb and increase live birth rates....
18:51, 2019-09-13

Ole Gunnar Solskjær and the credibility conundrum at Manchester United Sceptics in the squad doubt the manager’s tactics and coaching but is it wise to assume he is out of his depth?Ole Gunnar Solskjær asked to be judged on this season and, four matches in, his credibility is being questioned within Manchester’s United squad.The concerns are not thought to be universal...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Crystal Palace the away-day kings target another scalp at Tottenham | Dominic Fifield Palace are the last club to win in the league at Anfield, the Etihad Stadium, the Emirates and Old Trafford and are set up to hit teams who underestimate them on the counterIt is probably worth acknowledging from the outset, given the established rhetoric, that Crystal Palace have lost only to the c...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Manchester City’s Aymeric Laporte out for up to six months with knee injury • Guardiola says defender could be sidelined until March• Sterling urged to ignore Ronaldo and Messi comparisonsManchester City could be without Aymeric Laporte until March after Pep Guardiola said the defender may be out for six months following knee surgery. The Frenchman damaged the cartilage and...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Arsenal’s Alexandre Lacazette ruled out until October with ankle injury • Arsenal depleted in attack for busy spell of matches• Gabriel Martinelli and Tyreece John-Jules could get chancesAlexandre Lacazette will be out until October as he recovers from an injury to his left ankle, leaving Arsenal short of attacking options during a spell that brings seven matches in thr...
18:51, 2019-09-13

Canadian Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for U.S. A spokesperson from High-Performance Public Relations, which represents Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton, confirmed that Humphries has asked to be released from the organization....
19:17, 2019-09-13

‘Protecting Our European Way of Life’? Outrage Follows New E.U. Role Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
19:17, 2019-09-13

From hair irons to blow dryers, save up to 50% on these hot hair tools Do you know what building Ikea furniture and styling your hair have in common? They both turn out terrible unless you have the right tools. Sadly, building furniture will probably always be frustrating, but salon-quality hair is easily attainable thanks to this sale on blowdryers, hair straighteners...
19:17, 2019-09-13

Learn how to launch your consulting business in just one hour By starting your own consultancy business, you can not only help others improve, but create a healthy income stream around your schedule and your lifestyle. You can follow the steps for getting into that competitive field with the training found in the How to Launch a Consulting Business course. Bes...
19:51, 2019-09-13

Zomato Suspends 'Infinity Dining' Programme Amid #LogOut Protest Infinity Dining was launched about two months ago across three cities and was the major cause of contention between the restaurant owners and the food delivery platform....
19:51, 2019-09-13

Regular Consumption Of Tea May Help Boost Brain Function: Health Benefits Of Tea Researchers have found that regular tea drinkers have better organised brain regions and this is associated with healthy cognitive function as compared to non-tea drinkers....
19:51, 2019-09-13

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: What I Know When I sort through the emails, tweets, direct messages and comments for the mailbag every Friday, I am always surprised at the suggestions The Root’s readers are willing to offer. You have no idea how much invaluable advice I receive from our readers every day....
19:51, 2019-09-13

Man becomes first to lose guns under New York’s ‘red flag’ law An upstate man busted last week for shooting a car and then threatening to harm himself is the first person to have his guns confiscated under New York’s new “red flag” law. Robert King, 51, was accused of illegally possessing and firing a pistol in Columbia County that struck a parked car in New Le...
19:51, 2019-09-13

Behold the world's most adorable deer The southern pudu is the world’s tiniest deer, which means its babies are extra small and adorable.        ...
19:51, 2019-09-13

Harvard says Epstein's $9M donations came before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges Almost all of the $9 million that disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein gave to Harvard was donated before his 2008 guilty plea on sex charges        ...
19:51, 2019-09-13

Candidates talk guns, corruption and Trump Some of the Democratic Presidential candidates discussed topics including gun violence, corruption and President Donald Trump after Thursday night's debate. (Sept. 13)        ...
19:51, 2019-09-13

Look: Judith Light receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Judith Light received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during a ceremony attended by her husband, Robert Desiderio, former "Ugly Betty" co-star America Ferrera and "Transparent" creator Jill Soloway....
19:51, 2019-09-13

McCabe team pressures DOJ to show cards amid grand jury speculation A lawyer for Andrew McCabe, the former FBI official facing the possibility of federal charges, is making a fresh attempt to pressure prosecutors to drop the case against him – citing supposed "rumors" that a grand jury has already declined to indict him. ...
19:51, 2019-09-13

Chicago brokerage to pay $1.5 million for cyber attack lapses: U.S. CFTC The U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday that a Chicago-based futures brokerage will pay a total of $1.5 million for letting cyber criminals breach the firm's email systems and withdraw $1 million from a customer's account....
20:17, 2019-09-13

Senator Harris takes aim at Trump antitrust probe of automakers over emissions U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Friday asked a government watchdog to look into the Trump administration's decision to launch an antitrust probe into four automakers cooperating with California on tighter greenhouse gas emissions limits that Trump is trying to eli...
20:17, 2019-09-13

Harvard says it accepted gifts from Epstein before 2008 sex-crime conviction Harvard University expressed remorse on Friday for accepting millions of dollars in gifts from Jeffrey Epstein in the years before his 2008 sex crimes conviction and said it regretted its association with the disgraced financier....
20:17, 2019-09-13

Klopp: Liverpool need a big atmosphere at Anfield to see off Newcastle – video Jürgen Klopp believes Newcastle's win against Tottenham in August shows they will be a 'real challenge' for Liverpool. 'We need pretty much everybody on their toes,' Klopp said of Liverpool's first home game in three weeks. 'If we have the atmosphere, then we can do something' Continue reading......
20:17, 2019-09-13

The new network shows to watch (and the ones to skip) The major networks were once the centerpiece of the fall in terms of pop culture. Now, they're just one more group crying for attention, in a fourth-quarter that will see an onslaught of streaming and cable fare and the launch of studio-backed streaming service Disney+ as well as Apple TV+....
20:17, 2019-09-13

Oil little changed as demand concern contends with US-China trade hopes Oil prices were little changed on Friday and were on track for weekly losses as concerns about a slowed global economic growth outweighed hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute....
20:17, 2019-09-13

Integrity Marketing raises jumbo US$945m unitranche loan NEW YORK, Sept 13 (LPC) - Dallas-based Integrity Marketing Group is the latest US middle market company to raise a jumbo loan from the private debt market, in a deal backing private equity firm Harvest Partners’ strategic growth investment in the company in late August, sources said....
20:17, 2019-09-13

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency Volkswagen has abandoned its decades-old obsession with empire building and no-expense-spared engineering to free up resources for the development and mass production of electric cars, its CEO Herbert Diess told Reuters....
20:17, 2019-09-13

All the Friday the 13th Movies, Ranked Happy Friday the 13th! The Jason Voorhees faithful may end up waiting forever for that long-promised 13th Friday the 13th movie, but the good news is that there are 12 other Fridays to watch in the meantime, or at least until the slasher-inspired next season of American Horror Story arrives next wee...
20:17, 2019-09-13

Eddie Money's life and career in photos Eddie Money has passed away at age 70, his family told Variety, Rolling Stone and AP. We're taking a look back at the rocker's life and career in photos.        ...
20:51, 2019-09-13

James Corden rebukes Bill Maher's fat-shaming: Fat people are not 'stupid or lazy' Corden told his fellow talk-show host that his comments about fat-shaming "needing to make a comeback" are unacceptable.        ...
20:51, 2019-09-13

Megyn Kelly approves of Charlize Theron's 'Bombshell' casting: 'You could do worse, right?' Megyn Kelly has only kind things to say about Charlize Theron's upcoming portrayal of her in the movie "Bombshell."        ...
20:51, 2019-09-13

Amazon will announce new hardware on September 25 Enlarge / An Amazon Echo device. (credit: Amazon) Amazon has announced that it will hold an event on September 25 to announce new hardware products. The company's invitations indicate that it will discuss "new things from the Amazon Devices and Services team" at the event. Amazon held a similar ev...
20:51, 2019-09-13

Robert Mugabe, Even in Death, Divides Zimbabwe The family of the former strongman, who led his country for over three decades, sought a private ceremony. But the government wanted a public affair....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Ben Shapiro: American Healthcare Is Great if You Ignore All the Death Skittish conservative big brain Ben Shapiro would like the American public to know that life expectancy in the United States is great—just great!—so long as you ignore all the death and stuff....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Fourteen million people watched the third debate, which is five million more than the average of CNN Fourteen million people watched the third debate, which is five million more than the average of CNN’s July debates. Additionally, a CNN poll this week showed Americans are more enthusiastic about voting right now than at any point since 2003. The people love our never-ending campaigns....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Inaugural World Urban Games looking for street cred in Budapest An abandoned market hall, with concrete walls daubed in graffiti, provides a perfect backdrop for the inaugural World Urban Games starting in Budapest on Friday....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Rallying: Lappi leads Ogier in Citroen one-two in Turkey Finland's Esapekka Lappi led world champion team mate Sebastien Ogier by 17.7 seconds in a Citroen one-two after a rocky first full day at Rally Turkey on Friday....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Rugby- Across the world cyclists begin final leg to deliver World Cup whistle After travelling almost 20,000 km (12,500 miles) across 27 countries since leaving London's Twickenham Stadium 223 days ago, intrepid cyclists Ron Rutland and James Owens have arrived in Japan and are just a week away from completing their mission....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Athletics- Kenyan trials too hot for Kipruto Olympic and world champion Conseslus Kipruto dropped out of the 3,000m steeplechase at Kenya's world championship trials on Friday after the race began at a fierce pace....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Swedish women's tournament canceled as dispute continues The Swedish Ice Hockey Association (SIHA) has canceled a proposed four-nation tournament featuring the United States, Canada and Finland in November as a dispute with the nation's female internationals continues....
21:17, 2019-09-13

VW in $9 billion software revamp as tech shift expands Unifying VW’s fragmented IT units will boost efficiency as the automaker steps up sharing of parts and key technology across 12 automotive brands including Porsche, Bentley, Audi and Skoda....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Ford recalls more than 300K 2017 Explorers for sharp seat frame edges Ford said the affected vehicles could injure owners when they reach between the power front seat and center console. The automaker is aware of 31 hand injuries related to the issue....
21:17, 2019-09-13

One Nation Tories are flocking to Lib Dems to escape Boris Johnson's narrow little cult, says Sir Vince Cable One Nation Conservatives are flocking to the Liberal Democrats as Boris Johnson's Tory Party "retreats into a narrow little cult", Sir Vince Cable said today....
21:17, 2019-09-13

Google settles with labor board over employee speech SAN FRANCISCO — Google has reached a settlement over employees’ ability to speak out about workplace issues after a former worker filed a complaint. Under the settlement with the National Labor Relations Board, Google said, the company will post notices to remind employees of their federal rights. T...
21:51, 2019-09-13

A Very Basic Guide To Understanding How The NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs Work Understanding modern NASCAR can be difficult for anyone trying to get into it. You may be baffled as to why races have premeditated cautions or why they don’t just give the trophy to the driver who collects the most points, like in the old days. It gets easier with time, but like anything, it’s good...
21:51, 2019-09-13

Surprise: Most Americans Think We Shouldn't Be Selling Weapons To Anyone Seventy percent Americans think showering the rest of the world with tanks, ships, planes, radar and munitions makes the U.S. less safe, according to a new survey, a bipartisan consensus on a policy that both Republican and Democratic administrations have embraced. Imagine that....
21:51, 2019-09-13

The 2020 Cadillac XT6 Is Good But It's Not A Class Leader When I told my husband I’d be driving the 2020 Cadillac XT6 as my first-ever review car, he was far more stoked than I was about being in a proper SUV. “Just wait—you’re going to love it,” he said. “You’re not gonna want to go back to driving your shitty little hatchback all the time.”...
21:51, 2019-09-13

What Do You Want To Know About The 2020 Acura TLX PMC Edition? For me, the Acura TLX has never been a bad car, just one I struggled to recommend over any number of competitors. It’s comfortable, reasonably quick and presumably reliable! I just could never find a case to tell you to buy one over a comparable BMW, Mercedes or Audi—or even a Lexus. Will driving a ...
21:51, 2019-09-13

What Do I Do If An Inspection Reveals Issues On A Used Car? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are talking about issued revealed on a used car inspection, lift kits voiding warranties, and how long it should take a dealer t...
21:51, 2019-09-13

Oil's Weekly Drop Highlights Lingering Oversupply Fears Oil prices fell for the fourth consecutive session Friday to bring their drop for the week to 3%, illustrating how fears of excess supply continue to keep crude prices down....
21:51, 2019-09-13

Stocks Edge Up on Trade Hopes, Stimulus U.S. stocks edged higher as trade tensions with China appeared to cool, putting major indexes on track for a third consecutive week of gains and within a hair of their records....
21:51, 2019-09-13

'Fresh air, no delinquency': the Italian region paying people to move in Molise is offering €700 a month to newcomers who settle in underpopulated areasMolise, a sparsely populated region of southern Italy, is so off the radar that many Italians joke that “Molise non esiste” (Molise doesn’t exist).But proud locals have rebutted the slight with their own saying: “Molise e...
21:51, 2019-09-13

Ordinary Love review – Liam Neeson and Lesley Manville in potent weepie There are strong, sensitive performances in a melancholic film about a couple dealing with the fallout from a cancer diagnosisLisa Barros D’Sa and Glenn Layburn are the two film-makers who in 2013 directed Good Vibrations, a tremendous film about the 70s Belfast punk scene. Now they have changed the...
21:51, 2019-09-13

Allergic teenager who died was misled about Byron burger – coroner Owen Carey, 18, told London restaurant staff of his dairy allergy, inquest findsThe family of a teenager who died of an allergic reaction to an unlisted ingredient in a burger have called for a new law on allergen labelling in restaurants.Owen Carey suffered anaphylactic shock after eating grilled c...
21:51, 2019-09-13

Four dead as torrential rain and floods batter Spain Almería and Murcia airports closed with many areas on high alert as downpours continueFour people have died as heavy rain and flash-flooding continue to batter south-eastern Spain, swelling rivers, turning roads into torrents and forcing the shutdown of two regional airports.Police in Almería said a...
21:51, 2019-09-13

Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ Singer, Dies at 70 (NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — A publicist for Eddie Money said the rock star has died after he recently announced he had stage 4 esophageal cancer. He was 70. Cindy Ronzoni provided a statement from the family saying Money died peacefully Friday morning in Los Angeles. The husky-voiced, blue collar per...
21:51, 2019-09-13

Brits ban humorous food delivery ad for being misleading A food delivery service ad depicting an escaped prisoner getting food delivery and an astronaut receiving food in space has been banned. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
21:51, 2019-09-13

‘Not Bad for a Woman’: The Indignities of Life for Yale’s First Female Students The college admitted its first class of women 50 years ago. “Yale Needs Women,” by the historian Anne Gardiner Perkins, uncovers the formidable challenges those students faced....
22:17, 2019-09-13

Robert Frank’s Legacy: Nine Photographers Reflect We asked photographers to submit an example of their work that bears the imprint of Mr. Frank, who died on Monday, and discuss his influence on them....
22:17, 2019-09-13

How to get married without going broke – or worse, borrowing Tying the knot can be extremely expensive. Here are some tips for keeping costs down and avoiding debt from your wedding.       ...
22:17, 2019-09-13

How to shop for the best clothes on Amazon Buying clothes online can be hit or miss, but there are tricks to finding amazing clothing on Amazon, like shopping in the Outlet or Boutique sections.       ...
22:17, 2019-09-13

WHO: Ebola funds not enough to fight virus through end of 2019 The World Health Organization is running low on funding it needs to fight a deadly outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the United Nations health agency said Friday....
22:17, 2019-09-13

Microsoft is considering foldable devices with liquid-filled hinges Microsoft's dreams of dual-screen devices aren't disappearing any time soon. A recent patent filing from the company details a clamshell device concept whose hinge is filled with a liquid or gas to reduce strain on a foldable display and prevent debr......
22:17, 2019-09-13

Five Nights At Freddy's will soon terrify you in augmented reality The Five Nights At Freddy's franchise shows few signs of slowing down after a virtual reality spinoff arrived earlier this year. Next up is an augmented reality mobile game in which, based on the teaser, it seems the series' creepy-as-hell animatroni......
22:17, 2019-09-13

Transit Strike Slows Paris to a Crawl, in a Warning to Macron The government’s pension reform plan would take aim at early retirement for some people, like transit workers, who consider it a benefit they have earned....
23:00, 2019-09-13

EMERGING MARKETS-Brazil stocks drag Latam lower; focus turns to U.S. Fed Brazilian stocks edged lower on Friday after several strong sessions as investors braced for key monetary policy decisions from the U.S. Federal Reserve, although most markets were set for weekly gains on easing U.S.-China trade tensions. Emerging market assets have benefited this week from incr...
23:00, 2019-09-13

Boko Haram Is Back. And They Now Have Better Drones. After a decade of devastating war with Boko Haram extremists, they are now better armed than ever and have more sophisticated drones than the demoralized Nigerian military....
23:00, 2019-09-13

Jeffrey Epstein donated $9m to Harvard before 2008 guilty plea, says university University rejected proposed gift after his convictionLargest gift was $6.5m for Program for Evolutionary DynamicsHarvard University received nearly $9m in donations from the convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein before his 2008 guilty plea to sex charges, but rejected a proposed gift after his con...
23:00, 2019-09-13

'I don't know how we come back from this': Australia's big dry sucks life from once-proud towns Guardian Australia reports from three communities hard hit by one of the worst droughts in living memoryAustralia is experiencing one of its most severe droughts on record, resulting in desperate water shortages across large parts of New South Wales and southern Queensland. Dams in some parts of wes...
23:00, 2019-09-13

Brad Pitt gives one of his best performances as a lonely, James Bond-like astronaut in 'Ad Astra' Warning: There are minor spoilers ahead for "Ad Astra." Brad Pitt stars as a lonely astronaut in the space film where he sets off on a mission to find his long lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) who was previously believed to be dead. Pitt's performance is one fans will be talking about along with the ci...
23:34, 2019-09-13

THE FUTURE OF FINTECH 2019: The five megatrends reshaping the financial services value chain (GOOGL, AAPL, WF, GS, FNF, FB, IBM, BAC, MER-K, BCS, PYPL, SQ, AMZN, BABA, C) Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of a five-part slide deck from Business Insider Intelligence. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The pace of change in financial services has never been faster. In only the first quarter of 2019, Apple Card sent a shock wav...
23:34, 2019-09-13

Goldman Sachs slaps Apple with the lowest price target of any major research firm as analysts predict TV+ will eat iPhone profits (AAPL) Apple Apple dropped as much as 2.3% on Friday after Goldman Sachs predicted the company's new accounting will cut into iPhones' average selling price. Analysts with the bank lowered their target to $165 per share from $187, setting a new lowest expectation for Apple shares among major Wall Street b...
23:34, 2019-09-13

The Stories Slide Deck: How Stories stack up across social platforms (FB, SNAP) In the last few years, there’s been a major shift as to how consumers interact with social media. Rather than posting content that lives on the platform in perpetuity, users are now posting and viewing more “Stories,” video or images that live for only 24 hours.Business Insider Int...
23:34, 2019-09-13

Antibiotics prior to immunotherapy lower survival rate for cancer patients, study says Cancer patients who took antibiotics before starting immunotherapy survived, on average, for two months following treatment, according to a new study....
23:34, 2019-09-13

Boat in fatal fire back on land for investigation The burned-out wreckage of a boat where 34 people died in a fire has been transported to a naval base in Southern California for further investigation. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:34, 2019-09-13

NCAA women's soccer: From backyard to Bruins, the Rodriguez sisters share strong bond at UCLA Anika and Karina Rodriguez had a sibling rivalry as kids. Together at UCLA, they're each other's biggest supporters as the Bruins contend for an NCAA women's soccer title....
23:34, 2019-09-13

WWE Clash of Champions: Four Horsewomen a focus on night when all titles are on the line Tag team champs Seth Rollins and Braun Strowman will face off against each other, the Four Horsewomen will battle once again and every belt is on the line at Clash of Champions...
23:34, 2019-09-13

Jets' Gregg Williams dismisses Odell Beckham Jr.'s accusations, gets testy about bountygate Jets defensive coordinator Gregg Williams doesn't seem to think much of Odell Beckham Jr. after the Browns WR took shots at Williams' coaching style.       ...
23:34, 2019-09-13

After more than 30 years without winner, what is behind Notre Dame's Heisman Trophy drought Notre Dame hasn't won the Heisman Trophy in a long time. Assessing the 30-year drought through the eyes of Paul Hornung and Tim Brown.       ...
23:34, 2019-09-13

Kobe Bryant not surprised by Team USA's FIBA World Cup losses Kobe Bryant said Team USA's two unexpected losses at this year's FIBA World Cup were no surprise given how the rest of the world has caught up.       ...
23:34, 2019-09-13

Soccer star says Amazon didn't remove racist reviews of book Soccer star Eni Aluko is condemning Amazon for not removing racist reviews of her memoir posted on the online retailer's web site       ...
23:34, 2019-09-13

Oh, Dear God, No Fifty-three foot trucks are not allowed on most New York City streets for a reason. I could sit here and explain to you what those reasons are, or you could just watch this horrendous video of a 53-foot truck eradicate this Toyota Matrix XR, knock out a hydrant, and otherwise lock down an entire Que...
00:00, 2019-09-14

Texas Republican lawmaker to Beto O'Rourke: 'My AR is ready for you' Republican Texas state Rep. Briscoe Cain drew fierce ire Thursday night for a gun-related tweet that many considered to be a death threat against Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke....
00:00, 2019-09-14

Roy Hodgson opens up about Crystal Palace transfer 'jealousy'... and compares Mauricio Pochettino to Arsene Wenger Roy Hodgson has admitted a certain level of jealousy over the transfer funds made available to the likes of Mauricio Pochettino and Rafa Bentiez, managers previously considered hamstrung by tight transfer budgets....
00:00, 2019-09-14

Quique Sanchez Flores ready to end Jose Holebas spat after Watford return Quique Sanchez Flores has hinted he is ready to bury the hatchet with Jose Holebas after falling out with the defender during his first spell at Watford....
00:00, 2019-09-14

PTSD linked to increased risk of ovarian cancer (Reuters Health) - Women who exhibit many classic symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be much more likely to develop ovarian cancer than their counterparts who don't, a new study suggests....
00:00, 2019-09-14

LG’s new 140-inch 4K laser projector is actually cheaper than its OLED TVs For folks who want the biggest screen for the least amount of money, HD projectors have always offered a cost-effective solution - they offer a lot of screen real estate for not a lot of money. Unfortunately the same hasn’t been true for 4K projectors that, until very recently, have cost...
00:34, 2019-09-14

A GM strike could come as early as Sunday. But a union scandal makes negotiations harder The United Auto Workers union and General Motors are locked in difficult labor negotiations, and a late night Saturday deadline looms for a new contract -- or a strike....
00:34, 2019-09-14

IPO market heats up, but investors are shunning unprofitable companies Money losing unicorns are falling out of favor with investors. The dismal performances of Uber, Lyft and Slack after they debuted on Wall Street earlier this year could be a sign that the appetite for unprofitable companies is waning....
00:34, 2019-09-14

France, Germany blast Facebook's Libra, back public cryptocurrency France and Germany said on Friday that Facebook Inc's Libra currency posed risks to the financial sector that could block its authorization in Europe, and backed the development of an alternative public cryptocurrency....
00:34, 2019-09-14

EU may need to regulate tech giants' data use: EU antitrust chief The European Union may impose rules to ensure companies that collect data do not misuse it, Europe's antitrust chief said on Friday, signaling how she could use her expanded powers to rein in U.S. tech firms like Facebook and Google....
00:34, 2019-09-14

Lantern-waving Hong Kong protesters take to hills, as leader pledges housing reform Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters took to the hills to form flashlight-carrying human chains on Friday, using the colorful Mid-Autumn Festival as a backdrop to the latest in more than three months of sometimes violent demonstrations....
01:00, 2019-09-14

Tunisians prepare for the polls as unpredictable election looms Tunisia's presidential election on Sunday is the most unpredictable in its short experience of democracy, a contest with no overwhelming front-runner at a time of economic angst....
01:00, 2019-09-14

Dorian forces Bahamas to find new schools for 10,000 displaced students Bahamian education officials are scrambling to find classroom space for up to 10,000 students displaced by Hurricane Dorian after the Category 5 storm ravaged two of the archipelago’s northern islands, destroying many school buildings....
01:00, 2019-09-14

Thousands march in Algeria, say no election before elite quits Tens of thousands of Algerians marched in the capital on Friday to demand that the rest of the ruling elite follow former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika in quitting power before any new election....
01:00, 2019-09-14

Pressured by U.S., Colombians uproot coca plants, wary of landmines Dozens of Colombian soldiers dug up coca bushes under the tropical sun on a steep hillside near the Caribbean coast. Shovels in hand and guns slung across their backs in case of a sniper attack, they are part of their government's stepped-up efforts to slash cocaine production under pressure from Wa...
01:00, 2019-09-14

Germany ready to take one in four migrants rescued off Italy: minister Germany is ready to take in a quarter of migrants who reach Italy by sea, Interior Minister Horst Seehofer said in remarks published on Friday, signaling a goodwill gesture to a southern neighbor ahead of EU talks on immigration later this month....
01:00, 2019-09-14

This photographer captures airplane's technicolor rainbow trails An airplane speeds through the clouds, a trail of technicolor contrails following behind, illuminating the sky in dazzling rainbow shades. Australian photographer Michael Marston...
01:00, 2019-09-14

Sad face: New Zealander takes clown to redundancy meeting Josh Thompson hired clown – who reportedly mimed crying as the paperwork was handed over – as emotional support aideIf you think emotional support animals have got out of control, prepare yourself for news of an emotional support clown. Related: Trump explains his distinctive orange hue: it's the li...
01:34, 2019-09-14

How to Set up a Used Mac When You Don't Know the User Name or Password We’re tackling a fun issue with geeky hand-me-downs in this week’s Tech 911. I wish I knew someone older than me—a parent, a brother, an awesome neighbor—who had laptops and smartphones and gadgets galore that they could pass my way when they were sick of using them....
01:34, 2019-09-14

Use This Hack to Create 'Dark Mode' Timers in Android 10 I enable dark themes on any OS, app, or website that lets me, and upgrading to Android 10 means I can now set dark themes as the default look for all supported apps and menus at the system level....
01:34, 2019-09-14

The Best Tools for Conquering Your Massive 'Read Later' List A “read later” list is an essential productivity tool. Sending articles to a separate app for later reading keeps you focused when you’re at work, and gives you something productive to do on your phone during downtime. But it’s easier to save an article than to read it, so stories on “read later” li...
01:34, 2019-09-14

The Most Important Moments From Last Night's Presidential Debate On Thursday night, 10 Democratic presidential candidates debated issues of climate change, healthcare, and criminal justice reform on stage in Houston. Candidates like former Texas rep. Beto O’Rourke stood out among heated discussions of gun control; others, like former Secretary of Housing and Urba...
01:34, 2019-09-14

How to Stop Losing Remotes When You Have Kids You see that remote in that baby’s hand? That’s gonna be missing in about 15 seconds. Because you’re going to turn away for a moment, you’re going to pop your coffee mug into the microwave (again) and by the time you return, it will be long gone....
01:34, 2019-09-14

Antonio Brown Remains Eligible to Play for Patriots The league will continue to investigate allegations of rape and sexual assault made against the receiver but will not prevent him from making his Patriots’ debut on Sunday in Miami....
01:34, 2019-09-14

Seattle-area council member proposes $1M busing program for homeless A Seattle-area council member is pushing a $1 million proposal that would bus homeless people out of the state as part of a "family reunification" plan. ...
02:00, 2019-09-14

MoviePass is shutting down. Discount service to bring the curtain down this week MoviePass, the service that allowed film buffs to catch flicks at a discount, will stop operating this week, and may not return       ...
02:00, 2019-09-14

Here are the systematic risks of WeWork's IPO Scott Crowe, CenterSquare Investment Management, and CNBC's Robert Frank, join 'The Exchange' to discuss the risks of WeWork's IPO....
02:00, 2019-09-14

Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within weeks, following a six-month safety ban, engineers around the world are rolling out plans for one of the biggest logistical operations in civil aviation history....
02:00, 2019-09-14

Solid U.S. retail sales calm some worries about economy U.S. retail sales increased more than expected in August, pointing to solid consumer spending that should continue to support a moderate pace of economic growth....
02:00, 2019-09-14

Federal Conservatives focus on boosting party’s message to counter ‘Ford factor’ in Ontario When asked by a reporter during a campaign stop on Friday what Ontario residents are supposed to make of the fact he doesn’t seem to want Ford near the campaign, Scheer called that suggestion “completely false.”...
02:00, 2019-09-14

Toni Slabas obituary My friend Toni Slabas, who has died aged 70, was an internationally renowned plant biochemist. He came from humble beginnings and quietly made a positive impact on the lives of many others.At Durham University, where he was professor of plant sciences from 1990 to 2013, Toni established a world-lead...
02:34, 2019-09-14

EU plans energy tax to combat climate change Climate protection is high on the public agenda and EU finance ministers want to get in on the discussion. They have many ideas on carbon dioxide emissions pricing, but are yet to find an answer, reports Bernd Riegert....
02:34, 2019-09-14

Hamburg airport security area temporarily closed with flights delayed The airport closed down its security check area on Friday night after a man was able to board a plane without a boarding pass. Police have said he is known to authorities....
02:34, 2019-09-14

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig’s quiet title challenge Amidst all the discussion of Dortmund’s title chances, it’s RB Leipzig who have quietly taken the lead at the top of the Bundesliga. Unbeaten so far, they host Bayern on Saturday, looking to prove their own credentials....
02:34, 2019-09-14

Amateur Astronomer Spots Comet Now Believed To Be From Another Solar System (CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — The solar system may have another foreign guest. Both NASA and the European Space Agency are reporting that a newly discovered comet zooming toward the sun is likely from another star. Astronomers said Thursday it’s traveling 93,000 mph (150,000 kph), so fast it ...
02:34, 2019-09-14

Neymar available for PSG this weekend after Barca transfer saga "Neymar is available to play for Paris St Germain after being left out of their squad as negotiations took place over a potential return to Barcelona, coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday."...
02:34, 2019-09-14

The First Peanut Allergy Drug Might Be Approved Soon—but Not Without Controversy On Friday, a panel of experts assembled by the Food and Drug Administration voted that the agency should approve a drug called Palforzia designed to help people manage their peanut allergy. But the non-unanimous verdict rendered by the panel highlights the ongoing debate over whether this therapy, a...
02:34, 2019-09-14

This Is an Especially Good Picture of Saturn I’ve seen many pictures of Saturn, some crisp and clear, some blurry, some big, some small. I think I have the authority to tell you that this new image from Hubble is an especially good one. Read more......
02:34, 2019-09-14

Travel agent charged with scamming Delta out of 42 million reward miles A manager at a Chicago travel agency has been charged with "illegally reaping" more than 42 million Delta Air Lines miles worth more than $1.75 million by registering customers as employees on the airline's business rewards program....
03:00, 2019-09-14

Well Shit, VW Has Plans For An Electric Hot Hatch We'll Probably Never Get The production version of the 2020 Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback was finally revealed earlier this week, and despite it having a 341-mile range and 200 hp powering the rear wheels, VW is already talking about tuning it out to be a full hot hatch. Hell yeah....
03:00, 2019-09-14

Toronto Film Festival: See Bruce Springsteen, Kerry Washington, Jon Hamm on the red carpet Bruce Springsteen, Kerry Washington, Natalie Portman and Jon Hamm are among stars at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, also known as TIFF.        ...
03:00, 2019-09-14

Kevin Chappell fires 59 at The Greenbrier, 11th sub-60 round in PGA Tour history Kevin Chappell used a stretch of nine consecutive birdies on the way to becoming the 11th player to break 60 in the history of the PGA Tour.       ...
03:34, 2019-09-14

Taliban visits Moscow days after Trump says talks with group are ‘dead’ MOSCOW — A negotiating team from the Taliban arrived Friday in Russia, a representative told The Associated Press, just days after US President Donald Trump declared dead a deal with the insurgent group in Afghanistan. Russian state news agency Tass cited the Taliban’s Qatar-based spokesman S...
03:34, 2019-09-14

FDA warns heartburn drug Zantac may cause cancer A substance that could cause cancer has been found in the heartburn drug Zantac and several other antacids, the Food and Drug Administration announced Friday. The agency said preliminary tests found low levels of a substance known as NDMA, classified as a “probable human carcinogen,” in ...
03:34, 2019-09-14

Boris Johnson touts ‘good deal of progress’ in Brexit talks with EU Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Friday he’d made “a good deal of progress” in his negotiations with the European Union, and was “cautiously optimistic” of cutting a Brexit deal. “We are working incredibly hard to get a deal. There is the rough shape of the deal to be done,” he said after a speech ...
03:34, 2019-09-14

Graphic details emerge from autopsy of Italian police officer stabbed by US teens An undercover Italian cop who was fatally stabbed in a scuffle with two American teens suffered wounds so deep that the base of the 7-inch blade left imprints on his skin, according to a new report. Mario Cerciello Rega, 35, a deputy brigadier in the Carabinieri paramilitary police force, bled to de...
03:34, 2019-09-14

Pence takes jab at Biden: ‘I am the vice president’ Mike Pence poked fun at predecessor Joe Biden on Friday for calling himself the vice president of the United States. Speaking at the House Republican retreat in Baltimore, Pence said he heard Biden had referred to himself as the “vice president” during the Democratic debate in Houston on Thursday ni...
03:34, 2019-09-14

Chicago Man Fraudulently Accrued 42 Million Delta SkyBonus Points, U.S. Says Gennady Podolsky used his position as a travel agent to cheat Delta Air Lines out of $1.75 million worth of loyalty points, according to an indictment....
04:00, 2019-09-14

London Stock Exchange Rejects Takeover Bid From Hong Kong London officials, citing “fundamental flaws” in the unsolicited $37 billion offer from the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, said they saw “no merit in further engagement.”...
04:00, 2019-09-14

Frank Warren taunts Eddie Hearn over Anthony Joshua as Tyson Fury eyes Wallin win FRANK WARREN COLUMN: Tyson Fury’s promoter tells Starsport Eddie Hearn should be in Las Vegas for the Otto Wallin fight to see exactly how popular the undefeated Brit really is...
04:00, 2019-09-14

| US university head admits he approved Epstein gift The president of the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) admitted he had approved financial support from Jeffrey Epstein after the disgraced financier was convicted of child sex offenses....
04:00, 2019-09-14

Decades-old missing person case solved with Google Earth photos The body of a man who had been missing for nearly 22 years was found this week thanks to Google Maps, according to the Sun Sentinel. Remains of 40-year-old Wiliam Moldt turned up in a pond located behind a housing developing in Wellington, Florida af......
04:34, 2019-09-14

MoviePass is shutting down on September 14th MoviePass is shutting down. On Friday, the subscription service announced it will stop offering discounted movie tickets on Saturday, September 14th. In a press release, the company said its "efforts to recapitalize MoviePass have not been successful......
04:34, 2019-09-14

Cloudflare Jumps 20% in Market Debut Shares of Cloudflare surged 20% in its first day of trading, following a streak of technology upstarts’ IPOs to meet investors’ growing appetite for enterprise information-technology companies....
04:34, 2019-09-14

James Corden calls out Bill Maher for fat-shaming segment Bill Maher has a long history of drawing ire for his remarks made on and off his HBO show, "Real Time." And now he's being called out by fellow late-night host James Corden....
04:34, 2019-09-14

Portland Thorns fans boo US Armed Forces enlistees after they pledged to obey president's orders Fans at a National Women’s Soccer League game rained down boos during a U.S. Armed Forces swearing-in ceremony Wednesday after the members were asked to pledge they would obey the orders of President Trump....
04:34, 2019-09-14

Officiating woes are not monopolized by NFL While Saints fans must be feeling picked on as NFL game officials made another error that damaged them in the opener, it must be noted that pro football hardly has a monopoly on officiating problems....
04:34, 2019-09-14

Quartet of new Big 12 coaches face statement games Kansas State rolled past Nicholls to begin Chris Klieman's tenure with the Wildcats in style, then trounced Bowling Green last weekend to keep the momentum going....
04:34, 2019-09-14

FDA panel recommending approval of first peanut allergy treatment for kids An estimated 1.6 million children and teenagers would be eligible for the medication, to be sold as Palforzia, an intended for ages 4 to 17.       ...
05:00, 2019-09-14

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey are femme fatales in 'Don't Call Me Angel' video One of this fall's biggest musical collaborations brings together Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey for a blockbuster single.        ...
05:00, 2019-09-14

Cops called to prevent 3,000-person hide-and-seek game in a Scottish IKEA Shopping in IKEA can be an extreme sport in itself. But in the midst of these massive stores full of containers, furniture, and Swedish meatballs also lies a pretty great foundation for hide-and-seek. However, when you plan to have 3,000 people partake in such a game, you should expect some pushback...
05:00, 2019-09-14

5 new releases we love: JPEGMAFIA tweaks styles, Highwomen get rootsy, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we think are worth your time. You can listen to these and more on Spotify....
05:00, 2019-09-14

Cuba, Hit by Fuel Shortages, Blames U.S. Cuba’s Communist government is taking emergency measures to avoid power blackouts and contain a severe fuel shortage it blames on U.S. attempts to cut off the island’s oil lifeline with Venezuela....
05:34, 2019-09-14

As Draghi Gets Ready to Exit, His Legacy Remains Contested A revolt among ECB rate setters didn’t stop President Mario Draghi from delivering a last stimulus, but their skepticism and fatigue with his policies and leadership style suggest the far-reaching changes he instituted aren’t guaranteed to stay....
05:34, 2019-09-14

Post-Debate Analysis: Joe Biden Is a White Man, the Media Are Racist Against Julián Castro and Black People Are Out of Their Goddamn Minds HOUSTON—Let’s get straight to the point: Joe Biden showed his ass on the debate stage last night and there is no way in hell he should have the support from black voters that he has. Much of this has to do with a mainstream, white punditry establishment and press corps that treats him like an elder ...
06:00, 2019-09-14

HBO’s new ‘Watchmen’ trailer is dark, moody, stylish perfection “People who wear masks are driven by trauma …” That’s the opening line we hear in HBO’s fantastic new trailer for Watchmen that’s got us even more excited for the arrival of the series on Oct. 20. It’s uttered by Jean Smart, who portrays the Silk Spectre, a...
06:00, 2019-09-14

Extra 'Realism' Makes For A Slow-Paced Modern Warfare Beta Activision kicked off Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s multiplayer beta yesterday, letting PlayStation 4 players get hands-on with a softly rebooted Modern Warfare focused more on realism....
06:34, 2019-09-14

Lawmakers ask to see Tim Cook’s emails as part of wide antitrust probe As part of Congress’ far-reaching probe into antitrust behavior involving Apple, Facebook, Amazon, and Google, the House Judiciary Committee today sent a letter to Tim Cook asking to see a wide range of internal documents pertaining to their investigation. The request is incredibly broad and s...
06:34, 2019-09-14

World’s first cheese conveyor-belt restaurant is now open An endless carousel of artisanal cheeses? “Dairy” to dream no longer. Go ahead and pinch yourselves, because this conveyor-belt cheese-tasting restaurant is no hallucination. Pick & Cheese opened Sept. 7 in London’s Seven Dials Market, Lonely Planet reported, where cheese lovers ca...
06:34, 2019-09-14

2,100-year-old ‘iPhone case’ found in depths of ocean Even ancient societies didn’t want to pay for Apple Care! Archaeologists have pulled what looks like a jewel-studded iPhone case from the depths of the ocean in southern Siberia – a site known by some as Russia’s “Atlantis.” It’s an early belt buckle made of prehistoric...
06:34, 2019-09-14

Knix underwear apologizes for ‘appalling’ ad seeming to suggest sexual assault An underwear brand has apologized after coming under fire for accidentally releasing an advertisement for its leakproof underwear that many felt appeared to allude to sexual assault....
06:34, 2019-09-14

Vaping illness in US gives Canada pause as legal sales near The serious lung illness affecting hundreds of people in the US who vaped cannabis-based oil is giving Canadian health officials pause as that country prepares to allow the sale of vaping products in its legal marijuana market....
06:34, 2019-09-14

190 Countries Adopt Delhi Declaration On Climate Change At UN Meet The world needs to consider land-based solutions for climate action and biodiversity to achieve the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement, said the Delhi Declaration adopted by over 190 countries on......
07:17, 2019-09-14

Tulsi Gabbard, Ted Cruz Among 60 US Lawmakers To Attend PM Modi's Event Over 60 prominent US lawmakers, including first American-Hindu Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard and Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi, will attend the "Howdy Modi!" mega diaspora event in......
07:17, 2019-09-14

Rihanna Knows How to Throw a Party. One Successful Night at Her Diamond Ball Is Proof The ladies’ bathroom at Cipriani Wall Street in downtown Manhattan is a palatial marble space. But the stalls are small. Rihanna, in a black velvet gown with a dramatic trumpet-flared hem that stuck out several feet, didn’t seem bothered by the constraints. The singer, fashion and beauty...
07:17, 2019-09-14

Marlins OF Garrett Cooper leaves game with knee injury Miami Marlins right fielder Garrett Cooper left against the San Francisco Giants with a leg injury after making a sliding catch on leadoff man Mike Yastrzemski's fly ball in the bottom of the first       ...
07:17, 2019-09-14

Jayhawks halt long road losing skid against Power 5 schools Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24 for its first road win over a Power Five school in nearly 11 years       ...
07:17, 2019-09-14

Tropical Depression Nine forms near Bahamas Tropical Depression Nine has formed near the Bahamas and is forecast to become a tropical storm on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said on Friday....
07:51, 2019-09-14

Fire threatening homes in coastal town near Athens contained A fire that threatened homes at the coastal town of Lagonissi south of the Greek capital Athens was contained before it damaged residences, the fire brigade said....
07:51, 2019-09-14

Now that MoviePass is dead, can we please start funding sensible businesses? Ding dong, the completely unsustainable witch is dead. As we reported earlier today, MoviePass is shutting down. It leaves behind a few now-useless cards, and several major VC funds out of pocket to the tune of $68.7M. Make no mistake, this was a completely predictable turn of events. For over a yea...
07:51, 2019-09-14

Beijing backs away from including Huawei in trade talks China is pulling back on demands that national security issues be included in trade talks, suggesting that the status of Chinese telecom company Huawei, which the U.S. has called a national security threat and placed on a blacklist, won't be a factor in the talks....
08:34, 2019-09-14

What David Quinn 2.0 must look like for Rangers The message delivered by David Quinn throughout his rookie NHL head coaching season was loud. A year later, it is clear Quinn’s approach will have to be more nuanced, for more will be expected of him and the Rangers this time around. Make no mistake. While overseeing development of the Yoots of Broa...
08:34, 2019-09-14

Alvarez-Kovalev small part of DAZN’s boxing season It’s a bold statement considering how long the sport has been around, but John Skipper isn’t shy about pronouncing the upcoming boxing schedule on DAZN as the greatest of all time. The live streaming service announced Friday it will distribute the WBO light heavyweight championship bout on Nov. 2 be...
08:34, 2019-09-14

SmileDirectClub jumps in second trading day, after disappointing IPO SmileDirectClub surged more than 11% in midday trading Friday, recovering some losses after the company saw its shares plummet 28% during its disappointing market debut Thursday....
09:00, 2019-09-14

Meet the three North Korean hacking groups funding the country’s weapons programs Enlarge / Hacking for their home country, we guess. The Trump administration is sanctioning three North Korean hacking groups widely accused of carrying out attacks that targeted critical infrastructure and stole millions of dollars from banks in cryptocurrency exchanges, in part so the country ...
09:00, 2019-09-14

Target re-releases 20 years of limited-edition designer collaborations Nowadays, any given Tuesday will see a tidal wave of designer collabs. But back in 1999, when Michael Graves, the esteemed postmodern architect and Alessi frontman, released a line with Target — it was a revelation. Excluding a disappointing Neiman Marcus line, Target has both pioneered and perfecte...
09:00, 2019-09-14

Fit in my 40s: will Brazilian jiu-jitsu give me a body like Hercules? | Zoe Williams Fending off a strangling attempt is quite a complicated manoeuvre• Fitness tips: three benefits of Brazilian jiu-jitsuI’m learning Brazilian jiu-jitsu with feminist activist Paola Diana and her coach, Charles Negromonte Santos. Diana is also an amateur boxer, Krav Maga enthusiast and early adopter o...
09:00, 2019-09-14

Four Venetian recipes frm Polpo | Russelll Norman Recreate a classic Venetian ristorante at home with recipes for spaghetti with onions, fennel and orange salad, tomato and oregano bruschetta, and steak with mushroomsPrep 10 minCook 30 minServes 4 Continue reading......
09:00, 2019-09-14

Treasured Notre-Dame tapestry restored after blaze An ornate tapestry woven in the early 1800s and rescued from Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral after a massive fire in April is going on public display for only the third time in recent decades....
09:34, 2019-09-14

Rashford and Martial told by Solskjær to raise Manchester United goal rate • Manager lays on the line his standards for forwards• Forty goals between them would still not be ‘top, top-class’Ole Gunnar Solskjær has said that even if Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial were to improve their Premier League goal return to one every two games for Manchester United this would st...
09:34, 2019-09-14

18-wheeler shreds parked car in Queens while attempting turn A truck driver took out a fire hydrant and tore up a parked car while attempting to turn onto a Queens street where big rigs are forbidden, video shows. In the footage posted on Facebook, the 18-wheeler ricochets back and forth between a Toyota Matrix XR parked on Whitney Avenue in Jackson Heights a...
09:34, 2019-09-14

Reputed Bloods member charged in 2016 double homicide Taheem Smith, 25, is charged with shooting and killing David Arzu, 29, and Janelle Curella, 28, on the night of Sept. 2, 2016 during a robbery that turned deadly....
09:34, 2019-09-14

Kansas takes down Boston College to halt long road losing skid against Power 5 schools Carter Stanley threw for three touchdowns, Khalil Herbert rushed for 187 yards on just 11 carries and Kansas stunned Boston College 48-24.       ...
09:34, 2019-09-14

Bichette's home run in 12th leads Blue Jays over Yanks 6-5 Bo Bichette hit his first game-ending home run, a 12th-inning drive that gave the Toronto Blue Jays a 6-5 win over the New York Yankees.       ...
09:34, 2019-09-14

PayPal Cautious About Future of Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency PayPal is cautious about the future of Facebook-backed cryptocurrency Libra, which is slated to debut with the pioneering digital payments firm as part of its oversight association....
10:00, 2019-09-14

Juul stock values plummet amid federal crackdown Investors of e-cig giant Juul are seeing their stock valuations go up in smoke as the Trump administration gears up to ban the company’s best-selling product — mint flavored pods. Investors in the privately held San Francisco company have reduced their price tag for the stock by more than 25 percent...
10:00, 2019-09-14

Hungarian writer and dissident Gyorgy Konrad dies at 86 Gyorgy Konrad, a writer and sociologist who was an iconic figure of Hungary’s dissident movement while the country was under communist rule, has died...
10:00, 2019-09-14

The Startup That Manipulated Data to Get a Miracle Drug to Market AveXis had a revolutionary gene therapy for babies with a deadly disease, and sold to Novartis for $8.7 billion. But in its hurry to get the drug approved, it made mistakes....
10:34, 2019-09-14

#MeToo: the ‘unprecedented’ movement that launched a wave of books After the published revelations against Harvey Weinstein, a flood of books has begun to reshape gender relationsThe #MeToo movement can reasonably be described as kicking off on 5 October 2017, with a New York Times report Harvey Weinstein Paid Off Sexual Harassment Accusers for Decades that contain...
11:34, 2019-09-14

'We have a once-in-century chance': Naomi Klein on how we can fight the climate crisis In this extract from her latest book On Fire, the No Logo author looks at why capitalism and politics have got in the way of addressing the climate crisis• Interview with Naomi Klein: ‘We are seeing the beginnings of the era of climate barbarism’On a Friday in mid-March, they streamed out of schools...
11:34, 2019-09-14

‘Confused and fearful’: New Yorkers grapple with Trump immigration policies Residents of Jackson Heights, one of New York’s most diverse neighborhoods, are concerned the new ‘public charge’ rule will put families at riskIn a packed room in Jackson Heights – one of the most diverse neighborhoods in New York and the US as a whole – cancer survivor Blanca Palomeque explains ho...
11:34, 2019-09-14

The MixtapE! Presents Halsey, Drake and More New Music Musts New music Fridays are a thrilling, yet daunting prospect for any music lover. It's essentially a weekly holiday where fan-favorite artists and fresh faces alike drop their latest......
11:34, 2019-09-14

Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison in College Admissions Scandal Six months after her arrest in the college admissions scandal, Felicity Huffman has learned her fate. On Friday in a Massachusetts court, the Oscar-nominated actress was sentenced to a......
11:34, 2019-09-14

This Close Guest Star Lisa Rinna Offers Advice for a Life of Martinis and Golf in Sneak Peek Lisa Rinna's got some advice for any future housewives or househusbands: learn to play golf. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star and former star of Days of Our Lives is guest......
11:34, 2019-09-14

Why Married at First Sight's Doug Hehner Hopes Jamie Otis Is Pregnant With a Boy Jamie Otis and Doug Hehner are getting ready to welcome another baby! The Married at First Sight mama took to Instagram on Thursday to give an update on her pregnancy......
11:34, 2019-09-14

Martin Fehervary is the prospect the Caps can’t stop gushing about “We’re all big fans of his,” director of player development Steve Richmond said of the defenseman in July. “I think he’s got a chance to play in the NHL this year....
12:00, 2019-09-14

House Republicans, seeking path back to majority, vow to try again on scrapping health-care law, curbing deficits Health care remains an albatross for the GOP, two years after the Affordable Care Act replacement effort sputtered. So does the national debt, which has continued to skyrocket....
12:00, 2019-09-14

Judge dismisses suit against ICE filed by immigrant in Detroit church sanctuary ICE declared Ded Rranxburgaj a fugitive from the law, but has not attempted to enter the Detroit church to remove him since he took sanctuary.        ...
12:00, 2019-09-14

Torrential rains pound southeastern Spain Rescue workers saved thousands of people from rising waters Friday as record rainfall pounded southeastern Spain, a deluge that authorities said killed at least four people and closed down airports, trains, roads and schools. (Sept. 13)        ...
12:00, 2019-09-14

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Cubans resort to Bitcoin to bypass US sanctions’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Planck used to say: Shleppppppp it! Bitcoin Price We closed the day, September 13 2...
13:00, 2019-09-14

Antonio Brown loses endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith amid sexual assault investigation: report Antonio Brown reportedly lost his endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith this week after newfound sexual assault allegations surfaced against the embattled NFL wide-receiver....
13:00, 2019-09-14

SBI Just Opened Its Newest Branch In This Picturesque Village SBI branches: State Bank of India (SBI) said the new branch is located in Diskit, Nubra Valley (District Leh). SBI said the branch is about 100 kilometres from Leh. SBI is the country's the largest......
13:34, 2019-09-14

Bank Employee Unions Warn Of Strike. Heres All You Need To Know Bank strike 2019: Bank strike to lead to four-day bank holiday: The two-day strike will begin on the midnight of September 25. The unions have also mentioned an indefinite stir from the second week of......
13:34, 2019-09-14

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese final in Hiroshima "Japan\u0027s Misaki Doi upset Russian second seed Veronika Kudermetova 6-4 6-3 on Saturday to set up a final with compatriot and doubles partner Nao Hibino at the Hana-cupid Japan Women\u0027s Open in Hiroshima."...
14:34, 2019-09-14

The Breakaway: In defence of Movistar "Bradley Wiggins doubled down on his defence of Movistar, saying their plan was always to attack from that point in the race and questioned Roglic\u0027s tactics."...
14:34, 2019-09-14

Europe retain one-shot Solheim Cup lead after foursomes "Team Europe continued to hold a slender one-point advantage over the US with a 6-1/2 to 5-1/2 lead after the second day\u0027s foursomes in the Solheim Cup saw the teams share two wins each in gusty conditions at Gleneagles."...
14:34, 2019-09-14

Brailsford recovering from cancer surgery "Sir Dave Brailsford has revealed he underwent surgery for prostate cancer after being diagnosed with the illness just before this year’s Tour de France."...
14:34, 2019-09-14

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese WTA final Misaki Doi upset second-seeded Veronika Kudermetova 6-4, 6-3 Saturday to set up a rare all-Japanese final at the Japan Women's Open        ...
15:00, 2019-09-14

|'Lifeheregoesbackwards':WatercrisismakesthingsevenworseinZimbabwe Trudging home along a dusty street in the Zimbabwean city of Bulawayo, Sikhathele Ndlovu balances a 20-litre bucket of water on her head, a ritual she’s performed daily for almost a decade. Persistent drought on top of existing faulty piping means there’s little prospect of an end to her back-breaki...
15:34, 2019-09-14

Austria’s Freedom Party elects Norbert Hofer as new leader Austria’s far-right Freedom Party has elected former minister and presidential candidate Norbert Hofer as its leader as it seeks to return to power in a Sept. 29 national election...
15:34, 2019-09-14

VW ID4 The electric crossover, shown last week with heavy camouflage at the Frankfurt auto show, has a more traditional shape than the ID Crozz concept on which it's based....
16:00, 2019-09-14

Third consecutive Shanghai final for O'Sullivan "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan enjoyed a resplendent evening session in the Shanghai Masters semi-final against Neil Robertson - moving into the final there for the third year in succession."...
16:00, 2019-09-14

Ellen reveals she dated one of Brad Pitt's exes: We 'have similar taste in women' Ellen DeGeneres and Brad Pitt have both dated the same woman in the past. The talk show host revealed she's dated one of his exes on Friday's show.        ...
16:34, 2019-09-14

Lois Lane is a White House reporter in new DC comic book ‘Enemy of the People’ Comic book icon Lois Lane is making a return in a new 12-issue series from DC comics. In the series, “Enemy of the People,” the character reprises her role as a hard charging reporter for the Daily Planet, her newspaper in the DC universe. This time around, Lane is covering the White Hou...
16:34, 2019-09-14

Hong Kong enters 15th week of mass protests as unrest continues Pro-democracy demonstrators clash with Beijing supporters as riot police subdue protestersRival groups of demonstrators clashed in Hong Kong and police made arrests in another weekend of mass protests after months of political unrest.Dozens of pro-Beijing protesters waved Chinese flags and chanted “...
16:34, 2019-09-14

Manchester United v Leicester, Wolves v Chelsea: clockwatch – live! Updates on the 3pm matches, plus EFL and European actionLive scoreboard! Keep up with all the day’s goals and gamesAny thoughts? You can mail Simon or tweet @simon_burnton 3.23pm BST GOAL! Tottenham 2-0 Crystal Palace (Van Aanholt OG, 20 mins) More defensive mishaps at White Hart Lane, where the bal...
16:34, 2019-09-14

O, for a draught of vintage: Keats House scraps plan to sell alcohol Hampstead museum where poet once lived drops plans following objections from locals“Give me books, French wine, fruit, fine weather and a little music played out of doors by somebody I do not know,” the Romantic poet John Keats wrote in a letter to his sister, Fanny, 200 years ago in August 1819.His...
16:34, 2019-09-14

Robert Mugabe's state funeral takes place in Harare Foreign dignitaries and opposition leaders attend service for Zimbabwe’s founding president Thousands of mourners sang the praises of Robert Mugabe on Saturday at the official funeral ceremony for the Zimbabwe’s founding president in Harare.A military brass band led family members, officials from th...
16:34, 2019-09-14

'Tone deaf' ads use slave ship images to promote UK sea-going sector Campaign accused of ignoring colonial abuses when setting out maritime industries’ futureHistorians and academics have labelled a new government campaign “tone deaf” and “historically illiterate” for using images of ships used for slavery and colonisation to promote Britain’s maritime sector.The UK ...
16:34, 2019-09-14

Ones to watch: Say Sue Me The four-piece South Korean pop band have lived through tragedy and bounced back with an edgy optimismA sun-slicked highlight of 2019’s Green Man festival were Say Sue Me, a South Korean shoegazey, dream-pop band currently barrelling through a European tour. Three schoolfriends originally formed the...
16:34, 2019-09-14

Germany's climate protection measures to cost 40 bln euros by 2023 - source Climate protection measures that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and their Social Democrat coalition partners want to unveil next week will cost at least 40 billion euros until 2023, a person briefed on the talks told Reuters on Saturday....
16:34, 2019-09-14

Sign Up For The Deadspin Newsletter, Then Sign Up Your Enemies Many people have come up to me—on the street, at a restaurant, in my bathroom—with tears in their eyes, and they’ve asked, “Sir, when is the Deadspin newsletter coming back?” Great news for them: It’s back. Sign up here. ...
17:00, 2019-09-14

How books are helping employees bond at this real estate company Sylvia Plath’s semi-autobiographical 1963 book “The Bell Jar” is most likely to be found in a sophomore English class, pored over by high-school students. But recently at Squarefoot, a commercial real estate company based in Manhattan, it was the chosen book title for the office book club. “People r...
17:00, 2019-09-14

Premier League top scorers: Golden Boot goal standings for EPL 2019-20 season with assists The 2019-20 Premier League season is in full swing, with the Golden Boot once again up for grabs after being shared by three winners last time around....
17:00, 2019-09-14

Real Madrid 3-2 Levante: Karim Benzema brace earns Bernabeu win as Eden Hazard makes La Liga debut Karim Benzema scored twice in a 3-2 win for Real Madrid at home to Levante on Saturday as Eden Hazard came off the bench to make his official debut for Los Blancos....
17:00, 2019-09-14

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, seen becoming hurricane Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds on Saturday, and forecasters said it was likely to become a hurricane before the end of the weekend....
17:00, 2019-09-14

Cannabis industry calls for legalization and regulation to snuff out underground vapes The recent rash of vaping-related illnesses and deaths could represent a crisis for the legal cannabis industry, which relies on vaping for an estimated quarter of its business in some states....
17:34, 2019-09-14

UA students protest on campus in response to alleged hate crime TUCSON — Hundreds of University of Arizona students stood in solidarity, demanding answers from the university police department and university president, Robert Robbins, Friday afternoon. Some students feel outraged, others disgust, in reaction to an alleged hate crime happening just outside ...
18:00, 2019-09-14

PCSD searching for missing adult in Three Points area THREE POINTS, Ariz. – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a man who went missing in the Three Points area. According to PCSD, 45-year-old Timothy James Ward was reported missing by his family on Friday, September 6. Ward is approximately...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Daycare workers arrested caught on camera dangling 5-year-old by her ankle COLUMBUS, Ohio (NBC NEWS) – Two Ohio daycare workers were arrested Tuesday after they were caught on video doing nothing as older students bullied and assaulted a 5-year-old girl, police said. Authorities also released a photo of one of the workers dangling the girl upside down by her ankle. E...
18:00, 2019-09-14

UA Police: 2 arrested in connection to assault on African-American student TUCSON – Two students who allegedly assaulted an African-American student on Tuesday have been arrested, according to the University of Arizona. UAPD released the names of the two suspects. Matthew Frazier and Matthew Rawlings were charged with class one misdemeanor assault. “We are committed to ens...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Happy Retirement: TPD K9 Evo sniffs out crime, enjoys ‘puppicino’ on final shift TUCSON – After nearly eight years of catching bad guys and sniffing out crime, one of Tucson Police Department’s officers is hanging up his badge. On Friday, Tucson Police Department announced the retirement of longtime K9 officer, Evo on Tucson Police K9’s social media accounts. ...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Barksdale Case: Man pleads guilty to arson of victim’s home TUCSON – A man pleaded guilty to arson Friday morning after he allegedly burned down the home of 72-year-old Frank Bligh back in April.According to court documents, Brent Mallard was arrested for arson, second-degree burglary and felony criminal damages in April in connection to a mysterious f...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Paw-sitively beautiful photo released of Desert Museum’s ocelot ‘kitten’ TUCSON – One of Pima County’s cutest fuzzballs is growing up.While she may be a tad bit bigger, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum’s ocelot “kitten”, Ida Zigglebaum still overloaded Tucson with her cuteness on Thursday after the 98-acre zoo shared her latest photo on Facebook...
18:00, 2019-09-14

TPD: Vulnerable 82-year-old man located TUCSON –Tucson Police Department says Arriaga was located in the downtown area Friday morning. He is reportedly in good condition and was taken home. ***UPDATE***Missing 82yr old Esteban Arriaga was located this morning (9/13/19) in the downtown area. He was in good health & was brought home. Thank...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Korie Leitten is using a serene country setting to help spread an important message (WGRZ) Korie Leitten loves living in the country near Strykersville, New York. It’s quiet, calming, and peaceful. She loves the silence, but recognizes that silence isn’t always a good thing. Leitten knows it’s not always easy to talk about mental health and suicide. She also knows...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Burglars steal 18-karat golden toilet on display at UK palace The theft caused significant damage and flooding because the toilet was connected to the palace plumbing system, police said.        ...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Loo on the loose! Burglars steal 18-karat golden toilet on display at UK palace Burglars stole an 18-karat gold working toilet Saturday at Britain's Blenheim Palace, the birthplace and ancestral home of Winston Churchill        ...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Brexit news latest: David Davis says government may have 'legal strategy' to avoid EU extension beyond October 31 Former Brexit secretary and Boris Johnson backer David Davis has said the government may have a "legal strategy" to avoid extending Britain's EU membership beyond October 31 – before saying he has "no idea what it is"....
18:00, 2019-09-14

Jamieson makes 7 birdies to open 2-stroke lead at KLM Open Scott Jamieson of Scotland shot a 7-under 65 in the second round, including seven birdies, to lead the KLM Open by two strokes at the halfway stage        ...
18:34, 2019-09-14

Conflict Breaks Out in Hong Kong Mall Amid Counter Protests (HONG KONG) — Skirmishes broke out Saturday at a shopping mall in Hong Kong between supporters of the ongoing protests for democratic reforms in the semiautonomous Chinese territory and people backing the central government in Beijing. Hundreds of pro-Beijing demonstrators sang the Chinese nat...
18:34, 2019-09-14

White House Confirms Key Al Qaida Figure Hamza Bin Laden Killed in U.S. Operation (WASHINGTON) — The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. A statement issued in P...
18:34, 2019-09-14

Report: Air Force calls diversion of funds for border wall a national security risk The U.S. Air Force, in a report revealed Friday, said the planned $3.6 billion diversion of military funds for a border wall is a risk of national security....
18:34, 2019-09-14

Saudi Arabia cuts oil output after Houthi drone attack Saudi Arabia has cut its oil output in half after Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for a drone attack on two oil facilities in eastern Saudi Arabia....
18:34, 2019-09-14

The Senate: Still Great at Deliberating, but Less So at Legislating Today’s Senate, devoted almost only to confirming the president’s nominations, is hardly a hotbed of legislative activity. Members of both parties would like that to change....
19:00, 2019-09-14

Today in History for September 14th Highlights of this day in history: America mourns victims of Sept. 11th attacks; Theodore Roosevelt becomes President; 'The Star-Spangled Banner' written; Monaco's Princess Grace dies; Baseball season cancelled due to players' strike. (Sept. 14)       ...
19:34, 2019-09-14

Amazon's Whole Foods is cutting health benefits for part-time workers Whole Foods plans to cut health benefits for the grocery chain's part-time workers, the company confirmed in published reports.       ...
19:34, 2019-09-14

You can get amazing cookware deals at Sur La Table this weekend Sur La Table is currently having a "Get Set For Fall" flash sale that includes discounts on cookware and bakeware from All-Clad, Nordic Ware, and more.       ...
19:34, 2019-09-14

USB4 standards brings the number of different USB-C to USB-C cables to 8 USB Type C was envisioned as the universal connector, though USB-C cables are far from universal. USB4 cables are limited to a maximum length of 80 cm....
20:00, 2019-09-14

Sam Gyimah, former Tory minister, slams ‘populist Johnson’ as he joins Lib Dems The MP, who resigned from Theresa May’s government over Brexit, reveals he has joined Jo Swinson’s party to fight No 10’s ‘scorched earth approach’ to leaving the EUBoris Johnson suffered a fresh blow last night as the former Tory universities minister Sam Gyimah dramatically defected to the Liberal...
20:34, 2019-09-14

Andrew Yang: SNL should not fire cast member Shane Gillis over racist remarks New SNL hire called 2020 candidate ‘a Jew chink’ on podcastComedian: ‘My intention is never to hurt anyone’Andrew Yang would be “happy to sit down and talk” with Shane Gillis, a comedian who called the Democratic presidential contender “a Jew chink” in one of a number of offensive remarks unearthed ...
20:34, 2019-09-14

Trump floats possible defense treaty days ahead of Israeli elections President appears to try to boost Netanyahu before tight pollPM looks forward to meeting at United Nations in New YorkDonald Trump said on Saturday he had spoken with Benjamin Netanyahu about a possible mutual defense treaty between the two nations, a move that could bolster the Israeli prime minist...
20:34, 2019-09-14

Super Son strikes twice as Tottenham demolish Crystal Palace When was the last time Tottenham produced a performance as complete as this in a league game? One would probably have to go back to last season’s Boxing Day demolition of Bournemouth to find one, which goes to show how long it has been since Mauricio Pochettino’s side played with this much energy, c...
21:00, 2019-09-14

Norwich City 3-2 Manchester City: Premier League – as it happened Norwich stunned the champions at Carrow Road. 7.58pm BST No word from Pep, who is presumably busy kicking Otamendi and Stones around the dressing room like a pair of old socks. So it’s time for this MBM to grind to a halt. Paul MacInnes was our man in Norwich tonight, and here’s his match report. En...
21:00, 2019-09-14

Vuelta a España: Primoz Roglic set to triumph after retaining red jersey Ceremonial jaunt into Madrid to conclude raceTadej Pogacar breaks away to win stage 20Slovenian Primoz Roglic is poised to win the Vuelta a España after retaining the leader’s red jersey as his compatriot Tadej Pogacar won a decisive stage 20 in the mountains with a stunning display of solo climbing...
21:00, 2019-09-14

Florida man missing since 1997 found at the bottom of a pond thanks to Google Maps Google Maps is a powerful tool if you need to know exactly how to get somewhere, but when a car was spotted in a residential pond using Google’s high-flying satellites in late August, it shed light on a mystery far more intense than finding the quickest route across town. As the Sun Sentinel r...
21:00, 2019-09-14

Maybe the universe isn’t as old as everyone thought We like to think we’re the center of the universe, but in the grand scheme of things, humans have only been around for a tiny, almost impossibly small fraction of the age of Earth. Our planet and our solar system have only been around for about one-third as long as the universe itself, or so w...
21:00, 2019-09-14

Asteroid that killed the dinosaurs was as strong as 10 billion atomic bombs, study says When a colossal space rock came crashing down 66 million years ago onto what is now the Yucatan Penninsula in Mexico, it triggered widespread changes on Earth and abruptly ended the reign of the dinosaurs. Now, researchers are focusing on learning the extent of the asteroid’s destructive might...
21:00, 2019-09-14

This week in tech history: Apple pulls the plug on the iPod classic At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical tech news, annive......
21:00, 2019-09-14

Sling TV now works in Apple's Safari browser You can now stream both live and on-demand Sling TV content within Apple's Safari browser for desktop. The Dish-owned over-the-top internet TV service already supports Chrome and Edge, but this additional feature means you don't have to use its Mac a......
21:00, 2019-09-14

The impossible job of the World Bank? The World Bank is where finance and politics meet. The scope of its mandate and its ability to effect change have attracted some of both disciplines’ brightest minds to its presidency. But do the conflicting demands of the role mean that all careers at its head are destined to end in failure?...
21:34, 2019-09-14

Yemen's Houthi rebels launch drones on 2 big Saudi oil sites Drone attacks targeted a major Saudi Aramco processing facility and oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia Saturday, the Interior Ministry said, sparking a huge fire at one of the sites before dawn....
22:00, 2019-09-14

Katharine Hamnett: ‘What would improve my life? A zero-emission jet The designer on boarding school, wanting to heal the planet and being fashion’s first whistleblowerBorn in Kent, Hamnett, 72, studied fashion at Saint Martin’s School of Art. She launched her womenswear label in 1979, followed by menswear in 1981, the year she also released her first slogan T-shirt....
22:00, 2019-09-14

World Championships: Poor Start For India's Greco-Roman Wrestlers Competing in non-Olympic categories, Asian Championship silver medallist Harpeet Singh (82kg), Sagar (63kg), and Manjeet (55kg) could not even score a single point in their respective bouts....
22:00, 2019-09-14

Deaf Michigan high school football player captains his team and dominates opponents Devin Holmes, a Michigan high school lineman and captain, is deaf but has succeeded with the help of an interpreter, coaches and teammates.       ...
22:00, 2019-09-14

Trampoline mirror may push laser pulse through fabric of the Universe  Enlarge / Pictured: Definitely not a possible universe-altering fancy trampoline. (credit: Nazar Abbas Photography / Getty Images) Scientists want to rip the Universe apart. At least that is what a Daily Mail headline might read. Lasers can now reach power in the petawatt range. And, when you focu...
22:51, 2019-09-14

Instant View: Reactions to attack on Saudi oil facilities Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two plants at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry in a strike that could impact about 5 million barrels per day of crude production - close to half of the kingdom's output or 5% of global oil supply....
23:17, 2019-09-14

Snowden says he hopes France will grant him asylum Former U.S spy agency contractor Edward Snowden hopes France will grant him asylum, according to a France Inter radio interview to be broadcast on Monday....
23:17, 2019-09-14

Hong Kong activist seeks U.S. support for pro-democracy protests Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said on Saturday he was seeking the support of U.S. lawmakers for the demands of his fellow protesters who have led months of streets demonstrations, including a call for free elections....
23:17, 2019-09-14

Egypt's Sisi rebuffs videos alleging corruption Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Saturday allegations of corruption within the army and government were "lies and slander", in his first public response to graft accusations that have gone viral online....
23:17, 2019-09-14

Police face protesters in Nantes as 'yellow vest' marches resume Hundreds of demonstrators faced police in a tense stand-off in the French city of Nantes on Saturday as revived "yellow vest" protests against the government of President Emmanuel Macron took place across the country....
23:17, 2019-09-14

"We can't win all the time" - Guardiola after Norwich loss "Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola shrugged off his team\u0027s shock 3-2 defeat by newly-promoted Norwich City in the Premier League on Saturday saying his team simply cannot be expected to win every week."...
23:17, 2019-09-14

England build big lead in final Ashes test "Joe Denly\u0027s fluent 94 put England in control of the final Ashes test and the hosts moved on to 313 for eight to lead Australia by 382 runs at the close on the third day on Saturday."...
23:17, 2019-09-14

Toronto Raptors introduce line of team-branded hijabs in fan outreach NBA champions introduce team-branded Nike Pro hijabsRaptors say they want to send message of inclusion to fansThe Toronto Raptors say a new line of team-branded hijabs is part of an effort to be more inclusive to fans of all cultures.The team’s parent company, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, un...
23:17, 2019-09-14

Champions League is back – but don’t expect a real match until February | Jonathan Wilson The group stages have become predictable and merely reinforce financial inequalities between the biggest clubs and also-ransI n the distance the anthem swells. Inappropriate advertising hoardings are covered up. A continent prepares to give thanks to Gazprom for providing them with football. The Cha...
23:17, 2019-09-14

Maryland Attempts Fake Field Goal; No One Fooled For a whole host of reasons (Maryland scoring two points in the first half, the first third down conversion of the game coming just before halftime, a seven-yard Temple punt in the fourth quarter, Maryland still not scoring after that, etc.), Maryland-Temple can be safely shelved among the worst, d...
23:17, 2019-09-14

Manchester City Unable To Overcome The Irrepressible Might Of Norwich City In what could end up being the most stunning upset of season, recently-promoted Norwich City took down defending Premier League champions on Saturday, 3-2. The result came on the back of a stellar performance from Norwich’s Finnish veteran Teemu Pukki and a putrid display from City’s two center halv...
23:17, 2019-09-14

NWSL Bans Utah Royals Fan Who Yelled Racist Slurs At Portland Goalkeeper The NWSL announced Saturday that a Utah Royals fan has been banned from all games at Utah’s Rio Tinto Stadium and all National Women’s Soccer League games, after the fan yelled racist taunts at the Portland Thorns’ black goalkeeper Adrianna Franch during a Thorns-Royals game earlier this month....
23:17, 2019-09-14

Boris Johnson’s party allegedly funded fake Facebook ads British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s party allegedly funded fake Facebook ads that included an altered news headline casting the Conservative Party in a more positive light. The ad-in-question links to a BBC article criticizing the British government’s method for calculating a cash-inf...
23:51, 2019-09-14

Etan Patz’s parents move out of NYC 40 years after son’s infamous disappearance Forty years after their 6-year-old son Etan Patz disappeared on a Soho street, Julie and Stan Patz have started a new chapter. The couple quietly sold their Prince Street loft this summer and relocated to Hawaii in ­recent weeks, The Post has learned. “They are moving on . . . to a beautiful place t...
23:51, 2019-09-14

South African president booed at Mugabe’s funeral Mugabe, 95, Zimbabwe’s strongman for nearly four decades, died Sept. 6 in Singapore after a lengthy illness. Thousands attended his funeral at a stadium in Harare, the nation’s capital....
23:51, 2019-09-14

US sends Osama bin Laden’s son straight to dad’s home in hell The White House finally confirmed the long-rumored death of Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza Saturday – but provided only sparse details. The al Qaeda heir apparent “was killed in a United States counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan/Pakistan region,” according to a statement attributed to Presid...
23:51, 2019-09-14

How birds let squirrels know when it's safe to relax Scientists know that squirrels respond to birds' threat calls. A new study finds that the chatter of birds at rest informs them when danger has passed....
23:51, 2019-09-14

Antonio Brown loses helmet endorsement amid rape allegations Helmet manufacturer Xenith cut ties with embattled Patriots receiver Antonio Brown this week amid allegations that he raped his former trainer– ending a deal that lasted less than two weeks. “Xenith has decided to end our relationship with Antonio Brown,” the company said Friday in...
00:17, 2019-09-15

Trump Condemns Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants US President Donald Trump on Saturday condemned drone attacks at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities that reportedly disrupted production and marked a new escalation in regional tensions with Iran....
00:17, 2019-09-15

Donald Trump Confirms Death Of Osama bin Laden's Son And Al-Qaeda Heir US President Donald Trump on Saturday confirmed that Hamza bin Laden, the son and designated heir of Al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, was killed in a counter-terrorism operation along the......
00:17, 2019-09-15

Russia's World-First Floating Nuclear Plant Arrives In Port Russia's world first floating nuclear power station on Saturday completed a 5,000-kilometre (3,100-mile) Arctic transfer to the country's far east, the Rosatom nuclear agency said....
00:17, 2019-09-15

Zimbabwe Bids Farewell To Ex-President Robert Mugabe With State Funeral Zimbabwe gave former leader Robert Mugabe a state funeral on Saturday with African leaders paying tribute to a man lauded as a liberation hero but whose 37-year rule was defined by repression and......
00:17, 2019-09-15

Fury vs Wallin live stream: how to watch the boxing online from anywhere tonight With his career back on track, Tyson Fury is looking to his extend his undefeated record against Sweden's Otto Wallin tonight. The showdown is all set for the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and you can live stream Fury vs Wallin as it happens - and no matter where you are - by following this guide...
00:17, 2019-09-15

Bundesliga: Julian Nagelsmann makes his mark as RB Leipzig ride their luck Outplayed for long periods, RB Leipzig could have fallen on their sword against Bayern. But a key tactical change and some good fortune saw Leipzig earn an important point, writes Michael Da Silva in Leipzig....
00:17, 2019-09-15

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich held in Leipzig Early on in the season, Julian Nagelsmann's undefeated RB Leipzig side took on the defending champions Bayern Munich. In a thrilling, end-to-end game, there was somehow no winner. Both goalkeepers impressed....
00:17, 2019-09-15

Big Pharma nixes new drugs despite impending 'antibiotic apocalypse' At a time when health officials are calling for mass demonstrations in favor of new antibiotics, drug companies have stopped making them altogether. Their sole reason, according to a new report: profit....
00:17, 2019-09-15

Cameron lambasts Johnson for 'appalling' Brexit behavior Britain's former Prime Minister David Cameron said those campaigning for Brexit in 2016 "left the truth at home," especially over immigration. He refused to rule out a second referendum on EU membership....
00:17, 2019-09-15

Tunisia elections: New issues, new candidates Tunisians are heading to the polls in mid-September. This time, the battle for the country's highest office is different. There's a lot of passion involved, as always, but the issues are more serious....
00:17, 2019-09-15

Roglic on brink of La Vuelta triumph, Pogacar wins Stage 20 "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic will be crowned champion of La Vuelta on Sunday after finishing a solid fifth in the final mountain test, expertly won by his compatriot Tadej Pogacar with a memorable solo charge onto the final podium."...
00:51, 2019-09-15

How to Check on Your Passport Application Status Chances are good when you request a new passport or a passport renewal you’re doing it because you have a trip on the horizon. If you’re me, a trip that’s coming up pretty soon....
00:51, 2019-09-15

Supergirl's Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood Make Red Carpet Debut as a Married Couple Here come the super newlyweds! Supergirl co-stars Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood walked their first red carpet as a married couple on Friday. The 30-year-old actress and the 31-year-old......
00:51, 2019-09-15

Trump says Taliban have 'never been hit harder' after nixing peace talks President Trump claimed on Twitter Saturday that the Taliban have “never been hit harder,” one week after he abruptly canceled peace talks with the Islamist organization....
01:17, 2019-09-15

Oculus Quest devs see standalone VR as good for sales despite curation frustration We’ve heard from a growing list of VR developers who made it through Facebook’s stringent approval process for the Oculus Quest standalone VR headset and found a lot of buyers waiting to purchase their content on the other side.Read More...
01:17, 2019-09-15

ProBeat: Wolfram’s natural language understanding looks incredibly useful Wolfram Alpha Notebook Edition is now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. The natural language understanding (NLU) functionality is awesome for students.Read More...
01:17, 2019-09-15

Brazilian state signs $2.2 bln 'mega-dam' deal with Chinese miner - report The Brazilian state of Minas Gerais has signed a protocol of intent with Sul Americana de Metais, a unit of Chinese miner Honbridge Holdings, for the construction of a 9.1 billion reais ($2.2 billion) mining complex, newspaper O Estado de Sao Paulo reported on Saturday....
01:17, 2019-09-15

Trump tells Saudi leader US ready to help protect Saudi security - SPA U.S. President Donald Trump told Saudi Arabia's crown prince that Washington was ready to cooperate with the kingdom to protect its security, following drone attacks on Saudi oil plants on Saturday, state news agency SPA reported....
01:17, 2019-09-15

WTA roundup: Top seed Pliskova into Zhengzhou final A surprising run by unseeded Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic came to an end in a semifinal loss to seventh-seeded Croat Petra Martic, who won 6-0, 6-3 at the Zhengzhou Open in China on Saturday....
01:51, 2019-09-15

Was Israel spying? Or was the StingRay story an anti-Bibi sting? Israeli voters in the “very exciting” Sept. 17 Israeli elections should be skeptical of the weird story in recent days accusing the Israeli government of spying on the White House....
01:51, 2019-09-15

Dorian relief suspended in Bahamas to prepare for Tropical Storm Humberto Although much weaker than the Category 5 hurricane that devastated Grand Bahama and Abaco islands, Humberto on Saturday followed a similar path for several hours early in the day and then slowed to a near crawl as it approached the islands....
02:34, 2019-09-15

President Trump Schedules Dinner With Otto Warmbier’s Parents (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump planned to have dinner Saturday with the parents of an American college student who died in 2017 shortly after being freed from captivity in North Korea. An administration official said Trump was to host the parents of Otto Warmbier, who was convicted of t...
03:51, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong seeks U.S. support for protests Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong said on Saturday he was seeking the support of U.S. lawmakers for the demands of his fellow protesters who have led months of streets demonstrations, including a call for free elections....
03:51, 2019-09-15

UK's Johnson, likening himself to Incredible Hulk, vows Oct. 31 Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson likened himself to the unruly comic book character The Incredible Hulk late on Saturday in a newspaper interview where he stressed his determination to take Britain out of the European Union on Oct. 31....
03:51, 2019-09-15

Microsoft President to Companies: Know What You Stand For Technology companies increasingly enmeshed in social issues need to decide on principles to guide them as they face challenges related to regulatory compliance and customer trust, said Brad Smith, president of Microsoft....
03:51, 2019-09-15

Braves' Culberson hospitalized after being struck in face Atlanta Braves pinch hitter Charlie Culberson departed Saturday's game against the Washington Nationals after being hit in the right side of his face on a failed bunt attempt....
03:51, 2019-09-15

Golf: Young Chilean Niemann takes command in West Virginia Chile's Joaquin Niemann shook off his first bogey of the week to take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia on Saturday....
03:51, 2019-09-15

British teen allergic to dairy died after burger joint said his birthday meal was safe A teenager with a dairy allergy had told a restaurant’s staff about his condition and was misled into thinking his meal was safe before he ate it and died from a severe reaction, a coroner concluded at a London court Friday, the U.K. Press Association reported. Owen Carey died after celebratin...
03:51, 2019-09-15

Pompeo: Iran behind attack on Saudi oil facilities that will reduce kingdom's output US secretary of state says Tehran behind drone attackTrump speaks to Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin SalmanThe US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has accused Iran of being responsible for attacks on Saudi oil plants that could lead to the temporary loss of more than 5% of global oil supply.Iran-ali...
04:17, 2019-09-15

Fighters, not rabbis: Torah students who choose the army reveal Israel’s bitter divide For Haredi Jews exempt from military service, volunteering can mean a family break-upLife in one of Israel’s ultra-Orthodox military units does not proceed according to the usual army schedule. The morning starts with prayers just before dawn. Meals in the barracks are prepared under the strictest k...
04:17, 2019-09-15

Trudeau’s Liberals benefited from record Indigenous voter turnout in 2015. Can they again? How the Trans Mountain pipeline, Jody Wilson-Raybould being kicked out of cabinet, the MMIWG inquiry and other issues could impact the 2019 Indigenous vote....
04:17, 2019-09-15

The secret history behind the world-famous ‘Goldfinch’ painting Business is booming for “The Goldfinch,” and it goes beyond the bestselling novel and Oscar-bait movie that opened in theaters Friday. Centuries before author Donna Tartt came up with her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Goldfinch” was already a stunning if little known painting by a forgotten 17t...
04:17, 2019-09-15

Pat Narduzzi's Cowardice Doesn't Go Unpunished So, you’re trailing 17-10, fourth-and-goal at the one-yard line, five minutes left in the fourth quarter. What do you do? Trick question: You’re Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi, a lame as hell coward, so you kick a field goal....
04:17, 2019-09-15

The Citadel Got $400,000 To Beat Georgia Tech In Football Junior kicker Jacob Godek nailed a 37-yard field goal attempt in overtime against Georgia Tech on Saturday to hand the Yellow Jackets an embarrassing upset loss at home in a game where The Citadel ran all over their opponents. The visiting Bulldogs rushed for a total of 320 yards, with most plays co...
04:17, 2019-09-15

Torrential rain in southeast Spain kills 6: Officials The storms in this area are a yearly metrological phenomenon, but they have been particularly fierce this fall, turning fields into lakes and roads into surging rivers of mud that sweep away everything in their path....
04:51, 2019-09-15

Foreign leaders, supporters honour Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe at state funeral Mugabe led Zimbabwe for 37 years, from independence until he was ousted by the army in November 2017. He died in a Singapore hospital on Sept. 6 aged 95....
04:51, 2019-09-15

Houthi rebels launch wide-scale drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities Yemen's Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility for drone attacks on major oil facilities in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, according to the Associated Press....
04:51, 2019-09-15

How Daniel Jones’ path could become similar to Josh Allen The development of highly touted young quarterbacks is always a fascinating study. Do they get on the field right away, or sit back and watch an established veteran for a few weeks or months, perhaps an entire season, before getting a shot? It is not yet fully known which direction the Giants are he...
05:17, 2019-09-15

Terry Bradshaw ‘can’t stand’ Antonio Brown, says he pulls teams apart Pittsburgh Steelers great Terry Bradshaw “wouldn’t throw” a pass to Antonio Brown, he said this week amid rape allegations made against the embattled receiver. “I can’t stand players like Antonio Brown,” the Hall of Fame quarterback told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Rev...
05:17, 2019-09-15

Boomer Esiason, Mike Francesa are showing off WFAN’s worst Despite WFAN’s unsporting drive-time inhabitants, it’s called sports radio. Sunday afternoon, Boomer Esiason, aka Weekend Boomer, was, as usual, seen and heard on CBS’ NFL studio show as a well-comported gentleman. The next morning on his WFAN show, Esiason, in the role of Weekday Boomer, was heard ...
05:17, 2019-09-15

Germany's ruling coalition plans to spend €40 billion on climate protection The governing coalition parties in Germany have reportedly agreed to a deal to ensure the country meets its 2030 goals to combat climate change. The government is set to unveil its climate package on September 20....
05:51, 2019-09-15

U.S. Blames Iran for Attack on Saudi Oil Facilities U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo blamed Iran for coordinated strikes on the heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry, saying they marked an unprecedented attack on the world’s energy supply. The strikes shut down half of the kingdom’s crude production, potentially roiling petroleum prices....
06:17, 2019-09-15

Winners and losers from Week 3 in college football are led by Notre Dame and Georgia There were highs and lows during Week 3 of the college football seasons. A look at the winners and losers, led by Notre Dame and Georgia       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

Three takeaways from No. 1 Clemson's blowout win over Syracuse It wasn't always pretty, but No. 1 Clemson beat Syracuse 41-6 to move to 3-0 and take control of the ACC Atlantic Division.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

Bell Tolls: Can Lamar Jackson, Ravens ace test? And Big Ben must put Steelers on his back Looking at Week 2 of the NFL, the Ravens' Lamar Jackson will try to ace his next test, and Ben Roethlisberger once again must carry the Steelers.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

Georgia fans honor late wife of Arkansas State coach with pink-out Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson called the support "overwhelming" as Georgia fans held a pink out in memory of his wife who died from cancer.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

How a basement hacker transformed Donkey Kong for the Atari 2600 Enlarge / If you're unfamiliar with the name, "Atari 2600," fellow kids, have a gander at this piece of hardware. (It actually worked, promise.) (credit: Wahyu Ichwandardi / Getty Images) The following excerpt comes from Arcade Perfect: How Pac-Man, Mortal Kombat, and Other Coin-Op Classics Invaded...
07:51, 2019-09-15

Dozens of anti-ICE protesters arrested at NYC Microsoft store New York City police said Saturday that 76 immigration policy protesters had been arrested at a demonstration outside Microsoft's flagship store in midtown Manhattan....
08:17, 2019-09-15

A guide to driving a rickshaw across The Himalayas Scenery is beautiful but you might be too cold to care If a driving holiday through the Alps sounds a bit tame, you could try a Himalayan adventure which, its organisers say, might actually kill you Over beers in an Auckland bar it must have sounded like a novel way to celebrate his big five-oh: ...
08:17, 2019-09-15

Inside a BTCC team: Honda Civics, Lotus Elans and the world’s fastest mower Team Dynamics has 15 full-time staff, growing to 30 with contractors for races. There’s more to Team Dynamics than Honda UK’s BTCC Civics. Driver Matt Neal shows us around his family firm Triple British Touring Car champion Matt Neal has spent most of his career racing machines built and run by h...
08:17, 2019-09-15

'Is he confusing them?': Biden appears to have mixed up Iraq and Afghanistan in debate Former Vice President Joe Biden, who has made his foreign policy prowess and experience a centerpiece of his 2020 White House bid, appeared to mix up Iraq and Afghanistan in a debate answer on Thursday....
08:17, 2019-09-15

The line between domestic terrorists and supervillains blurs in the latest Watchmen trailer One of the enduring appeals of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ Watchmen is that it takes place, more or less, in a version of the real world. Sure, Nixon is still president in the 1980s, and the pirate comic book industry is booming, but the book, as a whole, plays off our real-world fears and anxietie...
08:51, 2019-09-15

Dispensed: A digital health IPO bust, Walmart's push into healthcare, and an MIT project that didn't live up to the hype Reuters Hello! Lydia here, back from my wedding and honeymoon and ready to dive into this week's deluge of healthcare news. As my colleagues likely filled you in, I got married in August over in Evanston, Illinois then popped over to Spain for a few weeks of sun, water, and so many tapas. I hope ev...
09:17, 2019-09-15

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended after positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his first public comments about the incident....
09:17, 2019-09-15

Tyson Fury survives horror cut to outscore Otto Wallin in Las Vegas Tyson Fury left a bloody mess by huge underdog Otto Wallin but scores lopsided points win in dramatic heavyweight contest The post Tyson Fury survives horror cut to outscore Otto Wallin in Las Vegas appeared first on Boxing News....
09:17, 2019-09-15

Tyson Fury survives Otto Wallin scare to stay on course for Wilder rematch Badly cut Fury rallies in second half of fight for decision winTyson Fury outpoints Otto Wallin – as it happenedTyson Fury stayed on course for a hotly anticipated rematch with Deontay Wilder after surviving a dramatic upset bid from Otto Wallin on Saturday night in Las Vegas.The 31-year-old heavywe...
09:17, 2019-09-15

European roundup: Sixteen-year-old Ansu Fati stars in Barcelona win • Winger claims goal and assist in 5-2 win over Valencia• Bayern Munich held 1-1 by RB Leipzig in BundesligaBarcelona’s 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the La Liga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday....
09:17, 2019-09-15

Welsh rugby legend Gareth Thomas reveals HIV diagnosis Ex-British Lions captain believed to be first UK sportsman to go public about living with virusWelsh rugby star Gareth Thomas has revealed that he is HIV positive.Mr Thomas, who came out as gay in 2009, is thought to be the first UK sportsman to go public about living with the virus, and has reveale...
09:17, 2019-09-15

Mexico to probe officials over 2014 case of 43 missing students Mexican prosecutors will investigate officials who under the previous government handled a "discredited" probe into the 2014 disappearance of 43 student teachers, the attorney general's office said on Saturday....
09:17, 2019-09-15

Tyson Fury v Otto Wallin: Bloodied British fighter takes points victory over battling Swede Tyson Fury battles to a rugged points win over Otto Wallin as he fights for over nine rounds with deep cuts to maintain his unbeaten record in a dramatic bout in Las Vegas....
09:51, 2019-09-15

Amazon-Owned Whole Foods Slashes Health Care Benefits for Part-Time Workers Amazon-owned Whole Foods is slashing benefits for 1,900 part-time workers at the start of 2020, with staff working 20 hours a week told the bar to buy into the company health care plan will now be set at 30 hours a week, Business Insider reported this week.Read more......
10:17, 2019-09-15

Iron Man Had an Alternate Post-Credits Scene Where Nick Fury Referenced the X-Men Iron Man’s post-credits scene was a game-changing moment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, because it was the very thing that established the MCU in the first place. However, as revealed by Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige, there was a version that not only teased the arrival of the Avengers, bu...
10:17, 2019-09-15

Fury overcomes wound and Wallin for points victory Britain's Tyson Fury overcame an early cut over his right eye to win a majority decision against his gutsy Swedish opponent Otto Wallin in Las Vegas on Saturday....
10:17, 2019-09-15

MLB roundup: Braves hammer Nats, clinch playoff spot Ronald Acuna Jr.'s two-run double highlighted a four-run seventh-inning rally Saturday that sparked visiting Atlanta to a 10-1 win over the Washington Nationals -- and propelled the Braves into the playoffs....
10:17, 2019-09-15

Saudi stocks plunge after weekend attack on oil plants Saudi stocks opened 2.3% lower on Sunday, reacting to news of attack on two plants at the heart of the kingdom's oil industry on Saturday, knocking out more than half Saudi output....
10:17, 2019-09-15