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‘The Bombardier’ Duncan McLeod

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Falling Shubenkov edges McLeod in dramatic hurdles "World and Olympic 110m hurdles champion Omar McLeod fell before the finish to allow Sergey Shubenkov to win the latest dramatic instalment in their rivalry at the Diamond League meeting in Rabat on Sunday."...
00:51, 2019-06-17

Athletics: Falling Shubenkov edges McLeod in dramatic hurdles World and Olympic 110m hurdles champion Omar McLeod fell before the finish to allow Sergey Shubenkov to win the latest dramatic installment in their rivalry at the Diamond League meeting in Rabat on Sunday....
09:17, 2019-06-17

Hurdlers McLeod and Shubenkov collide, Russian falls over line to win "Omar McLeod falls before the finish to allow Sergey Shubenkov to win the latest dramatic instalment in their rivalry at the Diamond League meeting in Rabat on Sunday."...
00:51, 2019-06-17

Cops reveal how Canadian fugitives Kam McLeod, Bryer Schmegelsky died The teenage serial-murder suspects found dead after a nearly three-week manhunt fatally shot themselves, Canadian police said Monday. The Manitoba Medical Examiner confirmed the corpses found Wednesday in dense brush near the shoreline of the Nelson River in Gillam are Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, and Kam...
06:34, 2019-08-13

Bombardier consortium wins $4.5 bln monorail contract A consortium of Bombardier's rail division , Orascom Construction and Arab Contractors said on Monday it had won a contract to supply and operate two monorail lines in Egypt for $4.5 billion....
16:51, 2019-08-05

Missing Canadian teenagers Kam McLeod and Bryer Schegelsky named as suspects in murder of two young tourists Two teenagers first thought to be missing have now been named by Canadian police as suspects in the murder of two young tourists and the death of a third unidentified man in British Columbia....
09:51, 2019-07-24

Bombardier to lay off 550 workers at Thunder Bay, Ontario, plant: BNN Bloomberg Canada's Bombardier Inc is laying off half the 1,100 workers at its Thunder Bay, Ontario, railway car plant, BNN Bloomberg reported on Tuesday, citing a federal government source....
02:17, 2019-07-10

Cairo monorail deal for Bombardier's UK train factory Bombardier has been named as the preferred bidder in a €3bn (£2.65bn) contract to build and supply a new monorail system in Cairo, in a boost for British manufacturing....
12:34, 2019-05-28

Bombardier opening new California rail-car assembly site Canada's Bombardier is opening a new facility in California that will assemble rail cars for San Francisco's rapid transit system by year's end, and potentially serve other West Coast rail projects....
22:17, 2019-06-14

Bombardier posts quarterly loss as rail division struggles Bombardier Inc reported a quarterly loss on Thursday, compared with a year-ago profit, as the Canadian plane and train maker wrestled with challenges in its key rail division....
12:17, 2019-08-01

UPDATE 1-Canada's Bombardier to lay off 550 workers at Ontario rail plant Canada's Bombardier said on Wednesday it would lay off around half of the workforce, or about 550 employees, at its passenger train plant in Ontario, effective Nov. 4, confirming earlier media reports....
00:00, 2019-07-11

UPDATE 1-Bombardier declines comment on Swiss train deal profitability Bombardier delivered three double-decker trains to Switzerland this month for a total of 15, it said on Wednesday, but declined to comment after the Swiss rail boss said the company was losing money on the overdue contract....
15:17, 2019-05-29

UPDATE 1-Quebec will not invest in Bombardier's regional jet program -economy minister Quebec's economy minister said on Monday his government has ruled out investing in Bombardier Inc's weak-selling regional jet program, which could be sold to Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd....
05:51, 2019-06-11

Bombardier's rail unit named preferred bidder for $3.4 bln Egypt monorail project Bombardier Inc's rail business was named the preferred bidder for a 3 billion euros ($3.36 billion) monorail project in Egypt, which would be the unit's biggest in recent years if confirmed....
15:51, 2019-05-28

Bombardier posts loss, lowers 2019 profit forecast as rail woes persist Bombardier Inc on Thursday lowered its full-year core earnings and free cash flow forecasts, and reported a quarterly loss, as the Canadian plane and train maker wrestles with challenges in its important rail division....
16:00, 2019-08-01

Marine Corps to Duncan Hunter: Can You Like, Not Tag Me in That The U.S. Marine Corps has asked Republican California Rep. Duncan Hunter to stop using the official Corps emblem and phrase on his campaign materials in a cease-and-desist letter, NBC News reported today....
01:00, 2019-07-18

Duncan Hunter Gets the Warm Welcome He Deserves California Congressman Duncan Hunter—he of alleged wife-cheating, fund-misusing, and war crimes-apologizing infamy—had his day in court today, which featured a perp walk for the ages....
06:34, 2019-07-09

Tim Duncan is back with Spurs in a different role Gregg Popovich has made some additions to the coaching staff in San Antonio, and he’ll have a very familiar face on the Spurs bench with him. Two-time NBA MVP Tim Duncan, who retired in 2016 after 19 seasons with San Antonio, will join Popovich’s staff for the 2019-20 season as an assistant. “It is ...
08:17, 2019-07-23

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

Fundamental move: Duncan joins Spurs' staff "It is only fitting, that after I served loyally for 19 years as Tim Duncan's assistant, that he returns the favor," Gregg Popovich said in a statement....
05:51, 2019-07-23

UK election? Impossible to say, former Conservative leader Duncan Smith says It is impossible to say whether there will be an early election in Britain but new Prime Minister Boris Johnson should be preparing for one, former UK Conservative leader Iain Duncan Smith said on Thursday....
09:51, 2019-07-25

Remember The Time Tim Duncan Coached Up An Opposing Big Man During An NBA Game? Legendary Spurs big man Tim Duncan has graduated from unofficial “coach of whatever he feels like” under Gregg Popovich to an official job as a Spurs assistant coach. Popovich’s coaching staff has lost quite a few assistants over the last year or so: last summer James Borrego left to become head coa...
06:51, 2019-07-23

Duncan Hunter Rushes to Admit He Potentially Did War Crimes Too California Rep. Duncan Hunter is known for several things: allegedly misappropriating campaign funding to buy vacation shorts, vaping in Congress, and staunchly defending accused war criminal Eddie Gallagher. The latter point is Hunter’s pet project of the moment, and during a speech on Saturday he ...
21:51, 2019-05-27

Rep. Duncan Hunter admits he’s taken photo with dead combatant US Rep. Duncan Hunter of California acknowledged taking a photo with a dead combatant during his time as a Marine as he defended a Navy SEAL charged with multiple war crimes, including killing a teenage fighter....
07:17, 2019-05-28

Rep. Duncan Hunter Admits He Probably Killed 'Hundreds of Civilians' in Iraq California Rep. Duncan Hunter, previously best known for investigations into his misuse of funds while in office and vaping on the floor of Congress, went on a Barstool Sports podcast last week and inexplicably admitted to killing hundreds of innocent people while serving in the U.S. military during...
04:00, 2019-06-03

Rep. Duncan Hunter says his unit ‘killed probably hundreds of civilians’ in Iraq The California Republican’s remarks in a podcast interview are his latest eyebrow-raising comments since being charged in 2018 with spending campaign funds on personal expenses....
01:51, 2019-06-04

British politician Alan Duncan resigns as London readies for new PM British Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan resigned Monday as it became more likely that political rival Boris Johnson would be chosen as the next prime minister this week....
15:17, 2019-07-22

Rep. Duncan Hunter: Navy SEAL accused of war crimes 'did one bad thing that I'm guilty of, too' Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images California Rep. Duncan Hunter said over the weekend he was also "guilty" of taking photos with dead bodies while he was serving as a Marine. Hunter's comments came in reference ot the case of Navy SEAL Edward Gallagher, who faces trial on war-crimes charges. Visit INSIDE...
03:34, 2019-05-29

UK's Duncan Smith says he will vote for Johnson in Conservative leadership election: The Telegraph British Conservative Party Member of Parliament Iain Duncan Smith has decided to vote for Boris Johnson in the party leadership election to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, Duncan Smith wrote in the Telegraph on Monday....
23:34, 2019-06-10

Spurs great Tim Duncan returns to team as assistant coach under Popovich Future NBA Hall of Famer Tim Duncan is back with the team he helped lead to five league championships, taking a job as an assistant coach under Gregg Popovich. Duncan, the Spurs' all-time leader in scoring and rebounds, came back to the team on Monday in a move announced with little fanfare and with...
15:51, 2019-07-23

Representative Duncan Hunter’s Wife Pleads Guilty in Corruption Case Margaret Hunter has agreed to cooperate with the prosecution in a case in which she and her husband, a six-term California congressman, were accused of using more than $200,000 in campaign funds for personal use....
05:34, 2019-06-14

San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan hired by franchise as assistant coach Tim Duncan, who retired in 2016 after 19 seasons with the Spurs, has been added to head coach Gregg Popovich's bench as an assistant coach.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-23

Marine Corps Orders Duncan Hunter to Stop Using Emblem on Political Mailers The mailer, which attacked his opponent and other representatives as radicals and anti-Semites, had used the Marines’ Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem....
05:01, 2019-07-20

Duncan Hunter’s wife admits she bought plane ride for pet bunny with campaign funds The wife of a California congressman on Thursday pleaded guilty to blowing through more than $200,000 of campaign funds, including to pay for lavish vacations and plane tickets for the family’s pet rabbit, Eggburt. Margaret Hunter, the wife of Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter, admitted in San Die...
10:17, 2019-06-14

Duncan Hunter's wife pleads guilty to corruption charge; faces up to 5 years in prison The wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., faces up to five years in prison after pleading guilty on Thursday in federal court to one count of corruption in a case that has cast a shadow over the congressman’s career....
21:34, 2019-06-13

Duncan Hunter's lawyers seek to block evidence of extramarital affairs in corruption case Lawyers for embattled Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., acknowledged Friday that the lawmaker carried on several extramarital affairs, but said the spending of thousands of dollars in campaign funds to finance the liasons were not criminal because he was"mixing business with pleasure."...
23:34, 2019-06-29

Embattled GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter ordered to stop using Marine Corps emblem after Islamophobic campaign ad The ads targeted Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) and Ammar Campa-Najjar, a Democrat of Palestinian and Mexican descent who is challenging Hunter for his seat....
18:17, 2019-07-18

Marine Corps tells Rep. Duncan Hunter to stop using Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem for campaign activities The Marine Corps is calling on Rep. Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., to stop using its Eagle, Globe and Anchor emblem and trademarked phrase in campaign mailer, after both were featured in an ad that targeted two Muslim lawmakers and his Democratic challenger....
01:51, 2019-07-19

Foreign Office minister Alan Duncan resigns ahead of Boris Johnson's likely election as next PM - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 11.51am BST This is from the Press Association.Charlie Elphicke, the Conservative MP for Dover, has been charged with three counts of sexual assault against two women, the Crown Prosecution Service said. 11.36am BST Gordon Brown, t...
13:51, 2019-07-22

Wife of California GOP US Rep Duncan Hunter pleads guilty to single count of corruption, faces up to 5 years in prison SAN DIEGO (AP) — Wife of California GOP US Rep Duncan Hunter pleads guilty to single count of corruption, faces up to 5 years in prison. The post Wife of California GOP US Rep Duncan Hunter pleads guilty to single count of corruption, faces up to 5 years in prison appeared first on LEX18.com....
20:17, 2019-06-13

Sun Yang latest: British swimmers stand firm behind Duncan Scott over 'drugs cheat' protest Britain's swimmers will not be advised against protesting at the World Championships in Gwangju, despite Duncan Scott being warned for refusing to take to the podium with Sun Yang....
13:51, 2019-07-24

Paire survives Humbert scare to reach Winston-Salem quarters Top seeded Frenchman Benoit Paire saved a match point and then fought back to beat compatriot Ugo Humbert 3-6 7-6(2) 6-3 to move into the quarter-finals of the Winston-Salem Open in North Carolina on Wednesday....
09:17, 2019-08-22

MLB roundup: Tigers overcome Verlander's two-hitter John Hicks cranked a leadoff home run in the ninth inning, and the visiting Detroit Tigers overcame former ace Justin Verlander's two-hit complete game with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday....
09:17, 2019-08-22

Bolsonaro suggests NGOs setting Amazon fires, gives no proof Brazil’s official monitoring agency is reporting a sharp increase in wildfires this year, and President Jair Bolsonaro is suggesting that non-governmental organizations could be setting them to make him look bad, though he gives no evidence....
09:17, 2019-08-22

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

Local parks could bring city dwellers as much happiness as Christmas: study Want some holiday cheer this summer? Your local park may be able to help — and you won’t even have to see your in-laws. A walk around the park could boost a person’s mood as much as the arrival of Christmas, a new study from the University of Vermont has found, providing a needed e...
09:17, 2019-08-22

An Oregon pastor and stripper have struck up an unlikely friendship to help children of undocumented immigrants in Mississippi (KGW)   An Oregon pastor and an exotic dancer have struck up an unlikely friendship to help children of undocumented immigrants in Mississippi. “The biggest thing I want people to know is they’re loved by God,” said Pastor Adam Ericksen of Clackamas United Church of Christ. Erickse...
09:17, 2019-08-22

Nightfall at Old Tucson hosting hiring fair TUCSON, Ariz. – Think you have what it takes to be the spookiest in town? Nightfall at Old Tucson is now hiring. Old Tucson will be hosting a hiring fair on Thursday, Aug. 22 for their Halloween-themed event, Nightfall. The event will run from 4 to 6 p.m. at Old Tucson, 201 S. Kinney Road. The...
09:17, 2019-08-22

DIGGING DEEPER: City works to combat low-income housing shortage TUCSON – We have an update on a story we told you about on the lack of housing for low-income and senior renters who receive Section 8 benefits. News 4 Tucson has been digger deeper into possible solutions to the problem. We told you about Lilly Rose Krugly, a 75-year-old grandmother on oxygen...
09:17, 2019-08-22

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

Tucson man convicted of fatally starving his 3-year-old son TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An Arizona man has been convicted of fatally starving his 3-year-old son and putting the body into a toy box. Jurors found 50-year-old Martin Barreras guilty of first-degree murder and child abuse Wednesday. He was acquitted of abandonment/concealment of a dead body. Barreras is...
09:17, 2019-08-22

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

'Just wanted to drive a little': eight-year-old German boy takes car for 87mph spin Child reaches high speeds during night-time motorway adventure before pulling over and putting his hazard lights onAn eight-year-old boy has been found safe after taking his parents’ car for an 87mph (140km/h) night-time spin down a motorway in Germany.He tearfully told police he “just wanted to dri...
09:51, 2019-08-22

Insomnia may elevate risk of stroke, heart disease Insomnia may raise the risk of cardiovascular disease, heart failure and stroke. For the study, the researchers looked at data from multiple studies for 1.3 million people with and without heart disease and stroke....
09:51, 2019-08-22

New Cable Network for A.C.C. Heightens Arms Race in College Sports The ACC Network is owned by ESPN with revenues and costs split with the Atlantic Coast Conference. Its launch comes against a backdrop of changing viewership and big money to air college sports....
09:51, 2019-08-22

Stocks shoot up as major retailers lead the way; Dow up 240 points Target soared, up roughly 17% after a surprising earnings report. Lowe's also jumped after beating forecasts.       ...
10:17, 2019-08-22

New Zealand PM slams book sales of Christchurch shooter's 'manifesto' New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern expressed concern after it emerged that the accused Christchurch gunman’s "manifesto" is being sold as a book in Ukraine. Ardern said the idea was "abhorrent and disgusting."...
10:17, 2019-08-22

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

Cryptojacking malware found in 11 RubyGem language repositories Malware designed to surreptitiously infect victims’ computer systems and mine cryptocurrency on behalf of hackers has been found in 11 code libraries on programming language manager RubyGems. Hackers exploited RubyGems – a package manager for the Ruby programming language that devs use to upload and...
10:17, 2019-08-22

Environmental groups sue Trump administration for weakening Endangered Species Act More than half a dozen environmental groups on Wednesday filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
10:51, 2019-08-22

Cuadrilla halts fracking after biggest tremor yet at Lancashire site ‘Microseismic event’ measuring 1.55ML on Richter scale stops Preston New Road operationsCuadrilla was forced to halt fracking at its shale gas site near Blackpool in Lancashire on Wednesday night after triggering the largest tremor recorded at the location.The tremor closed down operations at the Pr...
10:51, 2019-08-22

Reigning champ Osaka heads to New York striving for form, fitness and fun "It has been a roller-coaster 12 months for Japan\u0027s Naomi Osaka since her dramatic victory over Serena Williams in the U.S. Open final last year."...
10:51, 2019-08-22

Jair Bolsonaro claims NGOs behind Amazon forest fire surge – but provides no evidence Brazilian president claims green groups behind blazes, which have increased 84% over same period last yearThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has accused environmental groups of setting fires in the Amazon as he tries to deflect growing international criticism of his failure to protect the worl...
10:51, 2019-08-22

What to know about a pimple on the finger Many things can cause a pimple-like bump to develop on the finger, such as a wart or atopic dermatitis. Treatment depends on the cause. Learn more about finger pimples here....
10:51, 2019-08-22

Is endometriosis an autoimmune disease? Endometriosis is not an autoimmune disease, but research shows that it may have links to some autoimmune conditions. Learn more about the connection in this article....
10:51, 2019-08-22

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

Video: Our vision for how a 2021 Formula 1 rules car should look While Formula 1 teams await the definitive version of the 2021 regulations, we've created our own version of what we think the next generation F1 car should look like...
11:17, 2019-08-22

Prince Andrew is Testing the Royals' Playbook For Scandal For years, Buckingham Palace has successfully protected Prince Andrew from the consequences of his long-running association with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Long before Jeffrey Epstein’s death, his relationship with Prince Andrew was an established fact. They’d been friends for twenty ye...
11:17, 2019-08-22

Watch some Florida panthers display 'neurological damage' while walking on their back legs Footage shows panthers (mostly kittens) and one adult bobcat displaying varying degrees of trouble walking or difficulty coordinating their back legs.        ...
11:51, 2019-08-22

Neo-Nazi who wanted all Latinos 'exterminated' arrested for death threats, FBI says Eric Lin was arrested in Seattle Friday for charges of making threatening communications via Facebook toward one unidentified South Florida woman.        ...
11:51, 2019-08-22

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

Why You Need the 'Google Go' App on Your Older Android Device Despite being associated with some of the biggest technologies and most popular devices currently available, Google also develops products and services for places with limited infrastructure and resources. One of these products, the streamlined search app “Google Go,” is now available worldwide for ...
12:17, 2019-08-22

Don't Download the Latest Fortnite Aimbot—It's Malware I’m terrible at Fortnite—so much so that even using some kind of aimbot or other hack to “improve” my matches would probably only make me as decent as a regular Fortnite player. Still, I won’t be trying out any Fortnite hacks I find online, especially the latest “SydneyFortniteHacks.exe,” because it...
12:17, 2019-08-22

How to Encourage Kindness in Kids We teach our kids kindness by modeling kindness ourselves, talking to them about kindness, and praising them when we catch them being kind. We can also teach it with fuzzy pom-pom balls....
12:17, 2019-08-22

How to Calm Rowdy Kids, According to Teachers The idea of throwing a party for a gaggle of your kid’s friends sounds great in theory, but dealing with an additional five (six? Eight? A dozen?) children requires a special set of skills—the very kind a teacher has, in spades....
12:17, 2019-08-22

Why Russia’s relationship with the G-7 collapsed President Trump’s hope that Russia will rejoin the Group of Seven is rooted in misunderstandings. But if it did rejoin, it would be another blow to meetings designed to offer a unified front to global problems....
12:51, 2019-08-22

Sweden arrests 2 more suspects in Denmark tax office blast Police in Denmark say their Swedish colleagues have arrested two more people in connection with an early morning explosion that damaged the headquarters of the Danish Tax Agency, slightly injuring a bystander...
12:51, 2019-08-22

Britain's Cuadrilla pauses gas fracking after earth tremor British shale gas company Cuadrilla has paused fracking at its Preston New Road site in Lancashire, northwest England, due to an earth tremor late on Wednesday....
12:51, 2019-08-22

China considers testing no-go zones for gasoline vehicles: ministry China is considering testing a ban on gasoline-powered vehicles in some parts of the country and may set a timetable to eventually phase out such vehicles, according to the industry ministry....
12:51, 2019-08-22

Chantal weakens to a tropical depression: NHC Chantal has weakened to a tropical depression and is expected to become a post-tropical remnant low by Friday night, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory....
12:51, 2019-08-22

Apple: Don’t keep your precious Apple Card near denim or leather The Apple Card is such a delicate piece of technological wonder it apparently needs its own cleaning instructions. Just kidding: it’s a fucking titanium credit card with fancy coating, which also happens to require a laborious cleaning process. It also turns out it shouldn’t come into contact with d...
12:51, 2019-08-22

Trump, frustrated by unpopularity with Jews, thrusts Israel into his culture war The president’s words about Jews magnify his transactional approach to politics and his miscalculation that his support for Israel should automatically translate into electoral support from Jewish Americans....
12:51, 2019-08-22

Ball Boy Encapsulates Mets Fandom A Little Too Neatly The Mets, not too long ago baseball’s hottest team, gave back a little of their late-summer mojo in a recent series loss to the Braves, and find themselves still tantalizingly outside of the second NL Wild Card spot. They’re still whole worlds better than they were in the first half, and as a result...
12:51, 2019-08-22

First Titanic dives in 14 years reveal how the ocean floor is swallowing up the shipwreck The RMS Titanic was visited by divers for the first time in 14 years, and the ship that was once a picture of luxury was found in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria....
13:17, 2019-08-22

Police search for sniper who shot Los Angeles County deputy sheriff A sniper opened fire at a Los Angeles County sheriff's station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding a deputy and sending police SWAT teams hunting for a gunman on the loose in buildings nearby....
13:17, 2019-08-22

IFAB tell Premier League to get in line on VAR useage "Football\u0027s lawmaking body has urged the Premier League and other competitions to all follow the same rules on the involvement of video review (VAR) technology."...
13:17, 2019-08-22

AMEO 'concerned' about nation-state attacks on power grids Distributed energy resources such a rooftop solar will create 'a fairly wicked supply chain issue'. How will the sector address organisation culture issues as IT and operational technology are merged?...
13:17, 2019-08-22

Bernie Sanders Unveils $16 Trillion ‘Green New Deal’ Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he said in an interview....
13:17, 2019-08-22

Arsenal optimism faces first major test at Liverpool "The two remaining teams with 100 percent Premier League records this season go head-to-head on Saturday when Liverpool host a new-look Arsenal at Anfield in an encounter that will act as a barometer to measure the London club\u0027s progress."...
13:17, 2019-08-22

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

Miami Dolphins owner steps down from the NFL's social justice committee Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has stepped down from the NFL's social justice committee after he was criticized for hosting a fundraiser for President Donald Trump....
13:51, 2019-08-22

"Process Incorrect": Mamata Banerjee "Saddened" By P Chidambaram Arrest Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today criticised the way in which the investigative agencies handled the arrest former finance minister P Chidambaram last evening. The senior Congress leader was......
13:51, 2019-08-22

Ratul Puri, Jailed In Fraud Case, Moves Court To Surrender In Agusta Case Ratul Puri, the nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, who was arrested this week by the Enforcement Directorate for an alleged Rs. 354 crore bank fraud, has approached a Delhi court......
13:51, 2019-08-22

Defence Production Target Set At Rs 90,000 Crore For 2019-20 The department of defence production has set itself a target of producing equipment worth Rs 90,000 crore in the financial year 2019-20. Exports worth Rs 15,000 crore have been envisaged from the......
13:51, 2019-08-22

Raj Thackeray Appears For Questioning In Probe Linked To IL&FS Crisis Raj Thackeray appeared before theEnforcement Directorate (ED) in Mumbai today, in response to a summons overa case linked to the collapse of shadow bank Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services......
13:51, 2019-08-22

Recreational cocaine use approved for two people in landmark decision in Mexico An anti-crime group hopes the decision will push authorities to put more resources towards the prevention of violent crimes.        ...
14:17, 2019-08-22

Sensex Slumps 587 Points, Nifty Below 10,750 As Markets Hit 6-Month Low The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty slumped to their lowest levels in around six months on the back of a broad-based selling pressure. Investors are awaiting news on economic stimulus from the government......
14:17, 2019-08-22

Nifty Dips Below 10,900 As Financials, Metals Weigh: 10 Things To Know Domestic stock markets started Thursday's session on a lower note, after two days of losses, while Asian peers were largely unmoved amid concerns about the changes of global fiscal stimulus. The S&P......
14:17, 2019-08-22

Bloomberg just leaked the iPhone 11’s biggest remaining secrets Apple is expected to hold its annual iPhone announcement event on September 10th, a date that was confirmed by a recent leak that came straight from the company’s iOS 13 beta software. But don’t expect Apple to have too many iPhone 11 secrets left for the keynote, as recent leaks have re...
14:51, 2019-08-22

Steam disables payments in local Argentinian currency Steam is no longer accepting the Argentinian peso currency as the country deals with economic uncertainity and potential default on its IMF debt.Read More...
14:51, 2019-08-22

Trump: My relationship with Tim Cook delayed Apple’s iPhone tariffs iPhones and Macs were temporarily spared from punitive tariffs against Chinese-made goods, thanks to a dinner between Apple's CEO and the U.S. President.Read More...
14:51, 2019-08-22

Brooks Koepka's ESPN Body Issue photo surfaces: How long before the spoofs drop? Brooks Koepka posted an image from his long-rumored ESPN Body Issue photo shoot that prompted him to go on a strange, golf-game affecting diet.        ...
15:51, 2019-08-22

California police arrest hotel worker allegedly planning mass shooting Long Beach police: suspect had huge arsenal and well-laid plansRodolfo Montoya allegedly plotted revenge attack on MarriottPolice in Long Beach, California, appear to have thwarted a mass shooting by arresting a hotel cook who had amassed an astonishing cache of powerful firearms and had well-laid p...
15:51, 2019-08-22

Jeffrey Epstein's will set up trust fund to shield $577m fortune days before death Financier created fund in new will two days before suicideExperts say prying open fund will be difficult for accusersThe will that disgraced financier and sex offender Jeffrey Epstein signed just two days before his jailhouse suicide puts more than $577m in assets into a trust fund that could make i...
15:51, 2019-08-22

The best Stephen King movies … ranked! With It Chapter Two out next month, plus the news that an adaptation of The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon is back on track, we count down the finest big-screen versions of King’s terrifying talesCujo arguably has more thrills. Apt Pupil certainly has more chills. But with his sole directorial effort, St...
15:51, 2019-08-22

'Silent extinction': Cites wildlife summit agrees to giraffe protections Nations back first restrictions on global trade in parts, as well as ban on saiga antelope hornThe world’s tallest animal has gained further protections after the world’s nations voted to end the unregulated international trade in giraffe parts.There are fewer giraffes alive than elephants and their...
15:51, 2019-08-22

Microplastics in water: no proof yet they are harmful, says WHO Report calls for more research and warns against complacency over the issueMicroplastics are increasingly found in drinking water, but there is no evidence so far that this poses a risk to humans, according to a new assessment by the World Health Organization.However, the United Nations body warned ...
15:51, 2019-08-22

| MIT professor quits in protest over lab links to Epstein The head of a research centre at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said he will quit in protest after the revelation of financial ties between the institution and disgraced hedge fund manager Jeffrey Epstein....
15:51, 2019-08-22

Apple warns against storing its titanium credit card in leather The titanium Apple Card looks slick (with the sound to match), but you may need to treat it gingerly if you expect it to look as pristine as the day you got it. Apple has posted a cleaning guide for the physical credit card that warns against storing......
15:51, 2019-08-22

Karamo Brown shuts down critics of Sean Spicer's 'DWTS' casting, says he's a 'good guy' "Only way things get better is if we try to educate those who have different POV than us," Karamo Brown said of Sean Spicer's "DWTS" casting.        ...
16:17, 2019-08-22

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

Factbox: Walmart and Tesla fought in private long before solar lawsuit Walmart Inc has sued Tesla Inc , accusing it of "years of gross negligence and failure to live up to industry standards" that led to several fires at its stores with Tesla solar systems....
16:17, 2019-08-22

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

Audi to join Mercedes, BMW development alliance: paper Audi is set to join an alliance with rivals Daimler and BMW to develop advanced driving assistance systems, German weekly Wirtschaftswoche said on Thursday....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Verizon teams with Boingo for indoor 5G Ultra Wideband service The companies are focused on places like airports, stadiums and arenas, office buildings, and hotels, where a hyper-dense network can power high-speed, low latency connections....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Top Australian politician mistakenly leaked intelligence operative's name in public diaries An Australian Security Intelligence Organization (ASIO) officer’s identity was mistakenly published by a top Australian politician, a national security breach that is punishable by up to 10 years in prison....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Sorry, readers. Your Bluetooth device is a security risk Security researchers say to turn Bluetooth off when you're not using it because it's an easy way for hackers to get to your personal information.       ...
16:51, 2019-08-22

US government knows you’re buying opioids with Bitcoin — and it doesn’t like it The US government has released a series of advisory notes, one of which specifically looks at the role played by cryptocurrencies in the buying and selling of illegal substances such as fentanyl. Published on Wednesday, the advisories are focused on four facets of illegal drug trafficking: manufactu...
17:17, 2019-08-22

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

Property millionaire who posted video of burning Grenfell Tower effigy: Public did not understand 'joke' A property millionaire accused of causing public outrage with a video of a Grenfell Tower effigy being burned on a bonfire said the public did not understand the "joke"....
17:17, 2019-08-22

GCSE results day 2019: Top grades rise for second year in a row after exam shake-up More than one in five (20.8 per cent) UK GCSE entries scored one of the three top grades this year The proportion receiving the top grades - at least a 7 or an A grade - is the highest since 2015 Read our live updates here...
17:17, 2019-08-22

Mike Pompeo in bid to end Donald Trump's Greenland purchase row with Danish 'ally' US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has tried to patch up the diplomatic row with "ally" Denmark over Donald Trump's claim that America is interested in buying Greenland....
17:17, 2019-08-22

A Revealing Insight into the "Personality" of the Stock Market's Unfolding Elliott Wave Every Elliott wave has a "personality," or specific characteristics. Get important insights into the current wave so you can prepare for what our analysts anticipate next in the stock market....
17:51, 2019-08-22

Real adventures for normal people: Drive a NASCAR course, paddle Class 4 rapids You don't have to be an elite adventurer to paddle West Virginia's world-class rapids, drive a NASCAR course or bungee-jump off a Chinese skyscraper.       ...
17:51, 2019-08-22

What it means when an extremist group is added to Canada’s list of terrorist organizations There have been calls for more right-wing extremist groups to be added to the federal terror list, but it is unclear exactly when or if that will happen....
17:51, 2019-08-22

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

Coworker arrested after woman murdered during lunch break A New Jersey man has been arrested in the murder of his 26-year-old co-worker, more than two months after she was found dead in her apartment, prosecutors said Thursday. Kenneth Saal, 30, is accused of killing Carolyn Byington when she went home for lunch on June 10. He was arrested at his home in L...
18:17, 2019-08-22

Man crushed to death when elevator in NYC building suddenly falls A man was crushed to death by a malfunctioning elevator at a Manhattan luxury, high-rise rental building Thursday morning, authorities and law enforcement sources said. The freak incident occurred just before 8:30 a.m. at the 23-story building, called “Manhattan Promenade,” at 344 3rd Ave. near East...
18:17, 2019-08-22

|Don'tmakerashinvestmentdecisionsbasedonpolicypanic,warnsassetmanager People should avoid making decisions based on individual policy elements in South Africa, resulting in rash changes to their investment portfolios, according to Herman Van Papendorp, head of investment research and asset allocation at Momentum Investments....
18:17, 2019-08-22

Barry’s Anthony Carrigan on being an Emmy nominee, a role model, and a future rom-com lead The world of HBO’s Barry is as absurd as it is brutal, and no character moves through it quite like NoHo Hank. A Chechen mobster by trade, Hank is the kind of guy who would also organize his crime outfit’s Secret Santa gift exchange—he’s equally motivated by ambition and a desire for meaningful conn...
18:17, 2019-08-22

Swastika Ride Shut Down at German Amusement Park After Going Viral on Social Media A new ride at a German amusement park recently raised quite a few eyebrows on social media for its bizarre design. Now the ride, called the Adlerflug or “Eagle’s Flight,” will reportedly be shut down after so many people pointed out the obvious: The ride looks like two giant swastikas.Read more......
18:17, 2019-08-22

Why are celebrities 'trademarking' their Instagram posts and is it a hoax? From Julia Roberts to the US energy secretary, people are sharing a strange copyright message on Instagram. One Guardian Australia staffer asked another to explain what it meant ... quicklyHi Naaman. Perhaps you can help me. I hear that it’s apparently really important that I trademark, copyright an...
18:17, 2019-08-22

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

Revelations from the 2009 VMAs: Beyoncé cried, Taylor Swift make-up moment was planned Former music executives opened up to Billboard on all the backstage fallout about Taylor Swift, Beyonce and Kanye West at the 2009 MTV VMAs.        ...
18:51, 2019-08-22

We've Got A Diverse Group Of Cars On Track Today. What Do You Want To Know? Today a contingent of Jalopnik staffers are hanging out at New York’s Monticello Motor Club to track test an eclectic batch of cars: a Mustang GT350, Acura NSX, Hyundai Veloster N, BMW X4 X Competition, and a Mazda 3 hatchback. We’ve got a few features planned for you, but meanwhile, anything you wa...
18:51, 2019-08-22

People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass People need to stop throwing rocks and vegetables at me whenever I tell them “The Oldsmobile Cutlass Calais Quad 442 was America’s E30 M3.” Haven’t you ever heard of a little thing called FREE SPEECH?...
18:51, 2019-08-22

Alibaba Puts Hong Kong Listing on Hold as Protests Roil City Alibaba has postponed plans for a multibillion-dollar share listing in Hong Kong, as protests now in their third month exact a deepening economic cost....
18:51, 2019-08-22

Bernie Sanders’ ‘Green New Deal’: A $16 Trillion Climate Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he said in an interview....
18:51, 2019-08-22

Hong Kong consulate employee 'detained for soliciting prostitutes' A British consulate employee detained in China was arrested for soliciting prostitutes, the country's state-backed Global Times newspaper has said....
18:51, 2019-08-22

Trump accused of 'God complex' over 'chosen one' remarks Donald Trump has exposed himself to accusations of a messiah complex after self-referencing as "the King of Israel", "the second coming of God" and "the chosen one" in the space of a few hours....
18:51, 2019-08-22

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

Zomato Proposes Changes To Gold Membership: NRAI Refuses To Bite The standoff between restaurant owners and food dining aggregators is likely to continue even as Zomato proposed some changes to its popular loyalty program, to appease restaurants....
19:17, 2019-08-22

'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives the dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
19:17, 2019-08-22

The first film from the Obamas’ production company is fantastic; here's what to expect next 'American Factory,' an outstanding first film from Barack and Michelle Obama's Higher Ground Productions, has hit Netflix.        ...
19:17, 2019-08-22

No more Spider-Man in Marvel movies? Here's what you need to know Twitter is melting down because Spider-Man could be leaving the Marvel movies. Here's what you should know about Disney and Sony's negotiations.        ...
19:17, 2019-08-22

| WATCH | Could Africa's largest wind farm boost Kenya's green energy plans? Based in northern Kenya, Lake Turkana Wind Farm is now fully operational and could help the country to reach 100% green energy by 2020. Kwame Amoah Mensah reports....
19:17, 2019-08-22

Splunk to buy cloud software firm SignalFx in $1 billion deal Data analytics software maker Splunk Inc on Wednesday said it would acquire privately held SignalFx, which makes software for the cloud, in a cash and stock deal for about $1.05 billion....
19:17, 2019-08-22

UK's Boris Johnson puts his feet up in Macron's palace British Prime Minister Boris Johnson may have taken a month to embark on his first trip abroad, but he was quick to make himself at home in President Emmanuel Macron's gilded palace, putting his feet up on the furniture....
19:51, 2019-08-22

Italy president Mattarella to speak on government crisis at 1800 GMT: spokesman Italian President Sergio Mattarella will speak on Thursday to inform the country about talks he has had with the main political forces over the ongoing government crisis, his spokesman said....
19:51, 2019-08-22

Meet Thatcher Wine: the 'celebrity bibliophile' you didn't know you needed He sounds like a Brexit party candidate. In fact, he is the latest mind-body-spirit magnate gifted to us by Gwyneth PaltrowImportant news: we have been gifted a new curator by mind-body-spirit magnate Gwyneth Paltrow. Of course, even that is too limiting an epithet. Gwyneth is, if you will, a curato...
19:51, 2019-08-22

'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
20:17, 2019-08-22

Jada Pinkett Smith Takes a Stand for Sex Toys Jada Pinkett Smith has no shame in her sex toy game. As a Red Table Talk co-host, the actress is known to share some pretty intimate details about her personal life, from her marriage......
20:17, 2019-08-22

New Amsterdam Season 2 Key Art Teases Even More "Breaking the System" New Amsterdam's mission of healing continues. E! News has your exclusive first look at the season two key art for NBC's medical drama starring Ryan Eggold. Season one......
20:17, 2019-08-22

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

iPhone 11 Pro may feature shatter-resistant body, live video editing, and AMX chip More major internal and external changes are coming to Apple's new flagship iPhones and iPads than were previously expected, according to a new report.Read More...
20:51, 2019-08-22

SpotHero raises $50 million to bring underutilized parking spaces online Parking inventory and booking startup SpotHero announced that it has raised $50 million in a series D round, bringing its total raised to over $100 million.Read More...
20:51, 2019-08-22

'Rude' Boris Johnson puts foot up on Elysee furniture during key Brexit talks with Macron The British prime minister was labeled “rude” and “embarrassing” after a photo showed him with his foot on top of a table in France’s Elysee Palace while meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday....
20:51, 2019-08-22

Lightning strike in Poland, heavy thunderstorm blamed for several deaths, injuries in Tatra Mountains Several people are dead and a dozen reported injured after lightning struck during a thunderstorm in Poland's southern Tatra Mountains, officials said. ...
20:51, 2019-08-22

Iran unveils new long-range missile system in latest show of military force Iran unveiled a new long-range surface-to-air missile system Thursday in its latest demonstration of military power, just two months after its forces shot a U.S. Navy drone out of the sky over the Strait of Hormuz....
20:51, 2019-08-22

‘I Think My Approach Is Better Now.’ Allow Ex-Republican Justin Amash to Reintroduce Himself Michigan Rep. Justin Amash walked into a cramped coffee shop in Grand Rapids on Wednesday morning, shook voters’ hands and ordered a drink with a small mountain of whipped cream on it. It was the start of a daylong tour of his district with a unique purpose: to reintroduce himself to his cons...
20:51, 2019-08-22

Troops Are Not the Answer to the Crisis at the Border As the humanitarian crisis at the southern border has grown, the President and his allies have called for the U.S. military to be deployed in greater numbers. I commanded the U.S. Southern Command, overseeing all forces south of this country, for a few years, and I am skeptical that there is a milit...
20:51, 2019-08-22

‘Let’s Call Wayne.’ Inside the White House Discussions on Guns The push for new legislation on guns is not dead yet. Despite mixed signals from President Trump, White House staff are drafting and discussing narrow proposals for changing gun laws that could be presented to Trump as soon as next week and announced publicly before Congress returns from recess Sept...
20:51, 2019-08-22

Watch a trailer for Edward Norton's smoky, star-studded adaptation of Jonathan Lethem's Motherless Brooklyn Edward Norton’s been wanting to bring Jonathan Lethem’s Joycean 1999 novel Motherless Brooklyn to the screen since it was published. Now, 20 years later, a trailer has arrived for the hard-boiled story, which transports Lethem’s story back to the 1950s with plenty of familiar faces in tow....
20:51, 2019-08-22

Durex manages to swing Spider-Man controversy conversation around to premature ejaculation Since news broke this week that a financial impasse between Disney and Sony Pictures Entertainment will mean the end of Spider-Man’s involvement in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Spider-fans have been making a kerfuffle online. Given the success the Tom Holland incarnation of Spider-Man has had un...
20:51, 2019-08-22

Bethenny Frankel posts mushy Instagram thanks. Reports say she's leaving 'Real Housewives' Bethenny Frankel thanks longtime "Real Housewives of New York" fans on Instagram: "PS: New York City is still my playground"        ...
20:51, 2019-08-22

'America's Got Talent': Which 7 acts made it to the semifinals? Who was eliminated? The second round of semifinalists on "America's Got Talent" were revealed during Wednesday's results show        ...
20:51, 2019-08-22

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley and others....
20:51, 2019-08-22

Showtime's new 'Hitsville' Motown documentary is a tribute to musical magic “Hitsville: The Making of Motown,” a new film about the storied Detroit label, had access to many of the era's most famous stars.        ...
21:17, 2019-08-22

Sometimes It's Okay to Drop the Weights Today we’re going to tackle the iconic behavior of a Gym Asshole: dropping their weights. BOOM. Blech sums up the question that many of us have found ourselves thinking:...
21:17, 2019-08-22

Trump set to discuss biofuels Thursday with USDA, EPA: sources President Donald Trump, faced with mounting anger in the farm belt over policies that allow oil refineries to use less corn-based ethanol, summoned cabinet members on Thursday to discuss ways to boost biofuel demand, four sources familiar with the matter said....
21:17, 2019-08-22

South Korea Cancels Intelligence Sharing With Japan Over Trade Dispute (SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea said Thursday it is canceling an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan amid a bitter trade dispute, a surprise announcement that is likely to set back U.S. efforts to bolster mutual security cooperation with two of its most important allies in the Asian region...
21:17, 2019-08-22

Amazon fires stir bitter dispute over who is to blame RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — As fires raged in the Amazon rainforest, the Brazilian government on Thursday denounced international critics who say President Jair Bolsonaro is not doing enough to curb massive deforestation. The growing threat to what some call “the lungs of the planet” has ignited a bitter ...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Heat takes down more UPS workers during hottest summer ever July was officially the hottest month on record, and in the scorching sun, UPS workers have convulsed, fainted and landed in the emergency room with heat-induced kidney failure, interviews and medical records show. Sixteen employees of the delivery company told NBC News they have suffered heat illne...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Willcox provides aid to hot passengers on disabled bus WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) — Ambulance crews, state troopers, the American Red Cross and other emergency personnel provided aid to 37 passengers on Greyhound bus that broke down in the southern Arizona desert amid three-digit summer heat. The Cochise County Sheriff’s Office a cooling center was opene...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Macron and Merkel offered the PM nothing - apart from a means to fail The cliche "good cop, bad cop" has been used too much about this first episode of shuttle boat diplomacy from Boris Johnson. Merkel, apparently, is the first and Macron the latter....
21:51, 2019-08-22

Barcelona, Real Madrid, And PSG Are In A Three-Way Standoff Over Neymar's Future The first Clásico of the season isn’t until the end of October, but Real Madrid and Barcelona are currently in the throes of a battle with much higher stakes than any one match. After a summer’s worth of rumors and reports linking Paris Saint-Germain’s star forward Neymar to a return to Barcelona, R...
21:51, 2019-08-22

Patriots' Patrick Chung Indicted On Cocaine Possession Charge In New Hampshire New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung might have to make a trip to New Hampshire next Wednesday, as he’s slated to be arraigned on a charge of cocaine possession stemming from June 25....
21:51, 2019-08-22

Taylor Swift's great re-recording plot: icy revenge or a pointless setback? As a swipe at Scooter Braun, the singer will recreate her first six albums from scratch. But her plan ignores one of music’s vital truthsLet’s assume it can be done, even though we don’t know. Let’s take Taylor Swift’s word for it when she says she is going to rerecord the six albums she recorded fo...
21:51, 2019-08-22

PG&E Inspected Power Line Weeks Before It Sparked Deadly Camp Fire PG&E conducted an unusual inspection of the power line that sparked the deadliest wildfire in California history, a step the utility said it normally takes only when it suspects a problem....
22:17, 2019-08-22

Powell Faces Challenge Defining Doctrine Around When to Cut Rates Fed Chairman Jerome Powell’s challenge in the weeks ahead is to articulate clearly why the central bank is likely to continue reducing rates absent obvious signs of economic deterioration....
22:17, 2019-08-22

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

VW Bets Future on Electric People's Car Volkswagen lifted the curtain on the first of a new generation of vehicles it is betting will take the electric car out of its tiny market niche and make it the new car for the masses....
22:17, 2019-08-22

MGM Getting Into Boutique Hotel Business With New Acquisition MGM Resorts International acquired a 50% stake in the lodging company that operates the boutique NoMad hotels and five other brands, as it seeks to diversify and attract a younger crowd....
22:17, 2019-08-22

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

Adam Driver investigates post-911 CIA tactics in 'The Report' trailer It's been nearly five years since the Senate's report on the CIA's use of enhanced interrogation methods made a permanent mark on America's human rights record. Amazon Studios today released the trailer for The Report, a film that depicts the struggl......
22:17, 2019-08-22

Eminem’s publisher sues Spotify for unlicensed streaming Eminem's publisher Eight Mile Style filed a suit in federal court Wednesday alleging that Spotify has streamed the artist's songs without having properly licensed them. "Spotify has not accounted to Eight Mile or paid Eight Mile for these streams but......
22:17, 2019-08-22

Google proposes new privacy standards to protect web browsing data Google is stepping up its efforts to limit web fingerprinting and otherwise protect your privacy while keeping its ad business intact. The internet giant is developing a set of open standards, nicknamed the "Privacy Sandbox," that would allow for pe......
22:17, 2019-08-22

UPDATE 1-U.S. offer to sell Patriot system to Turkey 'off the table' - State Dept official The U.S. offer to sell Raytheon Co's Patriot missile defense system to Turkey is "off the table," having expired following Ankara's decision to accept Russian S-400 defensive systems, a State Department official said on Thursday....
22:17, 2019-08-22

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St treads water ahead of Fed chair speech The benchmark S&P 500 ended little changed on Thursday as a fall in U.S. jobless claims offset data showing a contraction in U.S. manufacturing activity while investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell's speech on Friday for clues on the central bank's monetary policy....
22:17, 2019-08-22

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

CORRECTED-Coworking firm Industrious raises $80 mln, sees profit in 2020 Industrious, one of the largest U.S. coworking rivals of We Company's WeWork, said on Thursday it raised $80 million from investors and expects to turn a profit next year....
22:17, 2019-08-22

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
22:17, 2019-08-22

Sarah ‘Suckabee’ Sanders Lands Softly at Trump’s Personal YouTube Channel, Fox News For former Trump administration officials, there are really only two places to go after leaving the White House: reality TV or Fox News, which is really reality TV for white people who hate the truth....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Queen Sugar's Latest Episode Brings Addiction and Trauma Front and Center There’s a scene in the latest episode, “Oh Mamere,” of season 4 of Queen Sugar that is maddening to watch. In it, Darla Sutton (I legit had to look up her character’s last name; I’m not sure I’ve heard it uttered a single time on the show), played by fountain of youth-er Bianca Lawson, is sitting in...
22:51, 2019-08-22

Black Man Files $500,000 Lawsuit Against Portland Bar That Denied Him Entry for Wearing 'Too Many' Necklaces You haven’t lived until you’ve been barred from entering an establishment because of its decidedly anti-black dress code. But instead of suffering in silence, one would-be patron of a Portland, Ore., bar opted to clap back with a lawsuit....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Jermaine Dupri Breaks Silence, Says Jay-Z Actually Never Told Him to Turn Down His NFL Deal It looks like everyone has possibly gotten wrapped up in a case of “he said, she said” and Jermaine Dupri is here to tell us to “Get Your Shit Right.”...
22:51, 2019-08-22

Black Ex-Felons Will Bear the Brunt of Florida’s New ‘Poll Tax’ Law, According to Findings of New Study Some 80 percent of Florida’s ex-felons eligible to vote will be barred from registering under a new state law, including a disproportionate number of blacks, despite a clear majority of voters approving a change to the state’s constitution meant to restore their voting rights....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Movie theater ad spend is growing faster than all other traditional ad formats — and China dominates Ads shown before movies in theaters are set to generate $4.6 billion in revenue around the world in 2019, a 6.8% increase on last year. China dominates ad spend in cinemas, set to take $1.8 billion in 2019....
22:51, 2019-08-22

France's Macron: No time to negotiate new Brexit deal French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday told Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson there was not enough time in the month ahead to negotiate a new Brexit Withdrawal Agreement....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Kia Seltos Launch Live Updates: Prices, Images, Features, Specifications The Kia Seltos is all set to be launched today. It is the first model from Kia to go on sale in India and yes, it is a fully loaded compact SUV too. We bring you all the live updates from the launch......
22:51, 2019-08-22

With wildfires raging, Bolivia seeks help from Supertanker plane Wildfires raging in eastern Bolivia have burned more than 450,000 hectares (1.1 million acres), or roughly an area the size of the U.S. state of Delaware, officials in San Cruz province estimate....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Four die, more than 100 hurt in thunderstorm in Poland's Tatra mountains Four people, two of them children, died and more than 100 were injured during a thunderstorm in Poland's Tatra mountains on Thursday, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Indonesia tells some Jakarta supermarkets to remove 'palm oil-free' products Indonesia, the world's top palm oil producer, has told some retailers in Jakarta to remove food products with "palm oil-free" labels from their shops, a government official said, as it seeks to protect its key export....
22:51, 2019-08-22

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, promising that the thousands affected by the fire would get help in rebuilding....
22:51, 2019-08-22

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

Gap's second-quarter sales fall short of estimates, CEO calls out 'challenging environment' Gap Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter earnings topped analysts' estimates but sales missed. Same-store sales dropped 4% during the period, worse than expected....
23:17, 2019-08-22

US manufacturing sector contracts for first time in nearly 10 years U.S. manufacturing contracted in August for the first time in nearly a decade, the most recent indicator of the effect President Trump’s protracted trade war with China is having on the economy....
23:17, 2019-08-22

Arming up: Gun background checks spike after 80% of mass shootings Spikes in FBI background checks for gun purchases have occurred after eight of 10 recent mass shootings, confirming the trend of Americans arming up to protect themselves....
23:17, 2019-08-22

Djokovic, Federer in same half of U.S. Open draw Wimbledon finalists Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are on a semi-final collision course at the U.S. Open after they were placed in the same half of the draw on Thursday....
23:51, 2019-08-22

USTA under-reported millions, owes back rent: NYC comptroller The New York City Comptroller said on Thursday that the United States Tennis Association (USTA) had under-reported millions in gross revenue, days before the start of the U.S. Open, the organization's marquee event and final Grand Slam of the year....
23:51, 2019-08-22

Russia's world high jump champion calls out suspended federation Russian high jumper Maria Lasitskene has taken the rare step of publicly criticizing her country's suspended athletics federation for what she says is a lack of progress toward reinstatement four years into a doping scandal....
23:51, 2019-08-22

Opel's junior rally championship goes electric from 2020 Opel has launched what it believes is the first rally championship for electric cars, replacing its flagship junior series with the ADAC Opel e-Rally Cup for the Corsa-e from 2020...
23:51, 2019-08-22

Serena Williams draws former world No. 1 Maria Sharapova in U.S. Open's first round Serena Williams, No. 8 in WTA rankings, drew 87th-ranked Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster U.S. Open match slated for Monday at Rolling Meadows        ...
23:51, 2019-08-22

Overstock CEO Resigns After Unusual Message About ‘Deep State’ (Bloomberg) –– Patrick Byrne, the flamboyant entrepreneur who has run Overstock.com for two decades, resigned from his role as chief executive officer after bewildering investors last week with claims about entanglements with the “Deep State.” Byrne, whose departure as CEO an...
23:51, 2019-08-22

Interfaith service held for Former Gov. Blanco Hundreds of people assembled at the Louisiana Capitol to honor the service of former Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, the state's first and only female governor. (Aug. 22)        ...
00:17, 2019-08-23

Mountain lion mauls 8-year-old boy who was playing outside his home The unidentified boy, who lives in Bailey, Colorado, sustained serious injuries, according to Jason Clay, spokesman for Colorado Parks and Wildlife.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-23

Bacteria in water bigger worry than microplastics The World Health Organization says bacteria in drinking water, not microplastics, currently represents the biggest threat to public health. But the WHO is calling for further study of microplastics and the health effects to drinking water. (Aug. 22)        ...
00:17, 2019-08-23

Rohinghya don’t want to return to Myanmar without safety assurances More than 700,000 Rohingya fled across the border to Bangladesh after Myanmar’s military began a harsh counterinsurgency campaign against them two years ago....
00:17, 2019-08-23

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the administration has reacted positively to a proposal to create a new federal agency tasked with identifying signs of mental illness using artificial intell...
00:17, 2019-08-23

Porsche considers movie streaming on Taycan With twin high-resolution in-dash 10.9-inch digital screens and a high-end audio system, Porsche's first pure-electric car seems designed as much for an evening at the cinema as a spirited drive on the autobahn....
00:17, 2019-08-23

2 dead of Legionnaires' disease after staying at Bulgaria resort Medical authorities say Legionnaires' disease has killed two British citizens, who were both likely exposed while on vacation to Bulgaria this summer....
00:17, 2019-08-23

Qantas to test 19-hour flights between Sydney and New York City, London Australian carrier Qantas announced Thursday it will test new 19-hour routes from both London and New York City to Sydney this year, to see if it's a viable option to add to its schedule....
00:17, 2019-08-23

Why is the Amazon rainforest on fire? The Amazon rainforest is burning at an alarming rate, with tens of thousands of fires laying waste to the world's largest tropical rainforest.        ...
00:17, 2019-08-23

Can the Fed's chair shake off the wolves of Wall Street and White House? Trump may howl for stimulus but the put-upon Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell has his hands tiedDonald Trump is not known for his love of 12th-century English history but there are echoes of the clash between Henry II and Thomas Becket in the president’s troubled relationship with Jerome Powell, ...
00:17, 2019-08-23

Rohit A "Big Match Winner" Should Play In Test Cricket: Akhtar Shoaib Akhtar also feels that Rohit Sharma should be included in the playing XI for the opening Test against the West Indies and not picking him will be "wrong"....
00:17, 2019-08-23

An Early Blow Motivates Me To Not Allow It Again: Kohli Tells Richards Virat Kohli said he doesn't mind getting hit and that too hard immediately after he takes guard as he feels it fires him up to have a go at the bowler....
00:17, 2019-08-23

Copper Nears Multiyear Low as Economic Worries Grow The price of copper dropped to within striking distance of a fresh multiyear low as weak U.S. manufacturing data added to concern over the health of the global economy....
00:51, 2019-08-23

Home-Builder Stocks Soar Past S&P 500 Home-builder shares are fast approaching their highs for the year, moving past steep 2018 losses because of a combination of falling mortgage rates and firming housing data....
00:51, 2019-08-23

Exclusive: Biofuels company proposes to buy fire-damaged Philadelphia refinery A biofuels producer said on Thursday it is proposing to acquire the fire-damaged Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery and convert it to make renewable diesel and jet fuels....
01:17, 2019-08-23

Major Phone Service Providers Agree to Plan to Slow Robocallers Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and nine other phone service providers reached a deal with 51 attorneys general across the country to install call-blocking technology. But the deal doesn’t have a deadline....
01:17, 2019-08-23

President Jair Bolsonaro says Brazil lacks resources to combat Amazon fires Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said Thursday that his government does not have the resources to combat a record number of fires in the Amazon rainforest....
01:17, 2019-08-23

Elderly man reports own murder-suicide to cops An elderly man called 911 to report that he’d killed his wife — before taking his own life in an apparent murder-suicide in Suffolk County on Thursday, police and law enforcement sources told The Post. “I shot my wife,” the 90-year-old man said to a dispatcher before turning the ha...
01:17, 2019-08-23

Over half of NYC kids can’t handle basic English, math on state tests More than half of city school kids still can’t handle basic math or English, even though this year’s state exams scores ticked up slightly, according to state data released Thursday. While state officials lauded scoring increases, only 47.4 percent of city students in grades 3 to 8 score...
01:17, 2019-08-23

Famed Brooklyn pizzeria Di Fara is back open for business The dough is flying again at Di Fara. The iconic Brooklyn pizza joint reopened Thursday — after owners of the legendary, 54-year-old eatery said they worked out a payment plan to settle an unpaid $167,000 tax bill that led the state to shutter the business earlier this week. Margaret DeMarco-Mieles,...
01:17, 2019-08-23

With Amazon Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash: ‘Lungs of the Earth Are in Flames’ The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
01:51, 2019-08-23

Cane growers support front group working to undermine Great Barrier Reef science Exclusive: Farmers United says ‘we know in our hearts and minds’ experts are wrong about run-off damaging the reefQueensland cane growers’ groups are backing an opaque front organisation working to undermine Great Barrier Reef consensus science, including publishing claims that “we know in our heart...
02:17, 2019-08-23

48 pounds of cocaine found in banana boxes at Washington grocery store Employees at a Washington state grocery store found $550,000 worth of cocaine hidden in boxes of bananas meant for sale, local law enforcement officials said Thursday....
02:17, 2019-08-23

U.S. figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned for 'sexual misconduct' U.S. Figure Skating and the U.S. Center for SafeSport have permanently banned coach Richard Callaghan after an investigation into accusations he engaged in sexual misconduct with two teenage boys, officials said....
02:17, 2019-08-23

Anthem: Six Months Later It’s already been six months since the online shooter Anthem came out. A lot has happened during that time, though not as much as players had hoped. The game launched with many bugs and flaws, and both players and the developers have acknowledged that it needs a lot of work....
02:17, 2019-08-23

The People Behind Teamfight Tactics Talk Player Expectations And 'Garbage' Characters Teamfight Tactics has been out for just over a month, and already Riot games’ entry into the auto-battler genre has become one of the top 10 most popular games on Twitch, with a wide-ranging player base and a vibrant community of creators on its hands. But as a new entrant into the fledgling auto-ba...
02:17, 2019-08-23

Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Japanese over on our Twitch channel. My teaching method involves forcing him to read every text box out loud. You, too, can do something out loud—in our chat!...
02:17, 2019-08-23

Nathan Patterson, fan who signed with A's, gives up three runs in second minor league outing The 23-year-old right-hander started the game for the Athletics and found some trouble in the first inning.       ...
03:17, 2019-08-23

John Elway reveals Dupuytren's contracture diagnosis, promotes awareness for hand condition John Elway is part of a national awareness campaign for Dupuytren’s contracture, a condition that prevents curled fingers from being straightened.       ...
03:17, 2019-08-23

10 things that stood out from our examination of recruiting costs for Power Five schools College basketball and college football programs spend a lot on recruiting. 10 takeaways from an examination of Power Five public schools expenses.       ...
03:17, 2019-08-23

MLB home run craziness: 34 players have already set career bests – with six weeks remaining As home runs fly at a record rate, MLB players are shattering their career-highs – with more than a month remaining.       ...
03:17, 2019-08-23

Artist will remove tattoos from Indianapolis mural of Larry Bird — except one Basketball legend Larry Bird wasn't thrilled when he spotted a mural of himself on an Indianapolis building, so he contacted the artist, Jules Muck.       ...
03:17, 2019-08-23

X Games star Nyquist to coach US team at Tokyo Olympics X Games star Ryan Nyquist has been hired to coach the U.S. team in BMX Freestyle and will play a crucial role in organizing its program leading up to the discipline's debut at the Tokyo Olympics       ...
03:17, 2019-08-23

"All The Forces": China's Global Social Media Push In Hong Kong Protests While little news or video footage of the Hong Kong protests made its way into mainland China in the early weeks, the subject now dominates the news and most-read topic lists on China's Twitter-like......
03:17, 2019-08-23

Three Fed Officials Offer Diverging Views on Rate Cuts in TV Interviews Three Fed officials offered diverging views on the path for monetary policy in television interviews, with two skeptical over the need for lower rates and a third open to a further cut by the central bank....
03:51, 2019-08-23

Vaping Is Suspected in Severe Lung Illnesses U.S. health authorities are investigating the cases of 153 people, mostly teenagers and young adults, who developed severe lung illnesses after using electronic cigarettes, raising new questions about the health risks of the devices....
03:51, 2019-08-23

FDA Focuses on Novartis Delay in Reporting Drug-Test Data Manipulation Federal regulators examining test data manipulation for a gene-therapy drug made by Novartis AG are zeroing in on the company’s two-month delay in launching a formal inquiry, according to documents and interviews....
03:51, 2019-08-23

There's been an under investment in oil and gas assets: Worley Andrew Wood of Worley says investment in the industry needs to continue in order to meet demand. He also says the business is now more diverse and "far more resilient" to external shocks....
03:51, 2019-08-23

FAA to invite pilots from across the globe for Boeing 737 MAX simulator tests Boeing Co's latest 737 narrow-body model, the MAX, was grounded worldwide in March after two crashes within five months in Indonesia and Ethiopia that killed 346 people....
04:17, 2019-08-23

What can trigger anxiety? Certain situations and events can be anxiety triggers for some people. Strategies are available to help people avoid triggers and get their anxiety under control. Learn more here....
04:17, 2019-08-23

Can acupressure relieve headaches? Acupressure is a form of complementary or alternative medicine. Read about research on the efficacy of acupressure for headache, and learn some simple acupressure techniques to try at home....
04:17, 2019-08-23

Exceptional Education: TUSD addresses its policies after recent concerns TUCSON – On Thursday, Tucson Unified School District’s superintendent Dr. Gabriel Trujillo spoke about the exceptional education process and the district’s policies. Growing concern by parents has been a more pronounced trend in the last year, so Trujillo wanted to address this no...
04:17, 2019-08-23

Hasbro takes home Peppa Pig, PJ Masks in $4 billion eOne deal Hasbro Inc will buy Entertainment One Ltd for about $4 billion (3.27 billion pounds) in cash, expanding into the lucrative infant and preschool market by gaining access to popular TV shows like Peppa Pig and PJ Masks....
04:51, 2019-08-23

India, France Sign Agreements On Maritime Awareness, Skill Development India and France signed an agreement on behalf of the Indian Space Research Organisation and Paris-based National Centre for Space Studies for the establishment of a ''joint maritime domain awareness......
04:51, 2019-08-23

Brie Larson continues to trigger MCU fanboys, this time by casually wielding Thor's hammer Marvel brings people a lot of happiness, right? Certainly, though one subsection of the fandom just can’t seem to get over their disdain for Brie Larson, who plays Captain Marvel in the MCU. On Twitter, on YouTube, on Change.org petitions, and, yes, this very site right here, the vitriol flows. The ...
05:17, 2019-08-23

Moon Girl And Devil Dinosaur gain a Fantastic rival in this exclusive preview Lunella “Moon Girl” Lafayette has gradually developed a strong relationship with the Fantastic Four over the years, at one point becoming an unofficial member of the team with her giant dinosaur companion when Mr. Fantastic and the Invisible Woman disappeared. This relationship is a smart way to lin...
05:17, 2019-08-23

Gaze upon the first new footage of the Titanic in 14 years Hey, remember the Titanic? You know, that twentieth-century monument to human hubris, muse to Celine Dion, and possibly the only thing James Cameron loves more these days than his precious Na’vi? If you’re wondering how it’s faring at the bottom of the ocean, we hope you’re fans of both blunt metap...
05:17, 2019-08-23

Paul Rudd finally meets his match in first look at Netflix's Living With Yourself In an apparent nod to the fact that there’s nobody as effortlessly charming or adorkably handsome as Paul Rudd, Netflix is set to release a new TV series where a guy played by Paul Rudd is quietly replaced by an all-around better guy who is… also played by Paul Rudd. Titled Living With Yourself, the...
05:17, 2019-08-23

‘I’m going to where people are’: the viral priest using TikTok to start a church His videos were designed to draw Austinites to religion but have made him a star of the new social media app that most of his age still don’t understand‘It just takes off’: how the short-video app TikTok has caused a global stirDavid W Peters has been set a unique task: travel to a growing suburb in...
05:51, 2019-08-23

The ten best console racing games of all time Enlarge / It's never a bad time to bust out your wheel—here's the T-GT wheel. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stories all about gaming from August 19 to August 23. ...
05:51, 2019-08-23

Buddhists In Japan Are Turning To 'Mindar' Robots To Spread Their Message As interest in religion wanes around the world, and secularism surges, religious leaders have begun searching for innovative ways to spread their message and connect with potential adherents....
05:51, 2019-08-23

| What does Facebook's plan to hire journalists mean for media industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake up an embattled media industry, analysts say....
05:51, 2019-08-23

Post office to be named for man who saved people during mass shooting On May 31, a disgruntled employee opened fire at Virginia Beach municipal center, and now a man who was hailed a hero for saving lives in the mass shooting has been honored....
05:51, 2019-08-23

Trump court pick denounced feminists, gay-rights groups and diversity efforts in 1990s, 2000s editorials A White House aide nominated by President Donald Trump for a federal appeals court seat has a history of denouncing women's marches against sexual assault, dismissing education about multicultural awareness and accusing a major LGBTQ group of exploiting the brutal murder of a gay student for politic...
05:51, 2019-08-23

Crotchety Rockies Broadcasters Wish Harm On Idiot On The Field An idiot ran out onto the field during the second inning of Thursday night’s Rockies-Cardinals game in St. Louis. An army of security personnel briefly chased the goof around the outfield and then the infield. The crowd ate it up; the batter had a chuckle; even several Cardinals players appeared to ...
06:17, 2019-08-23

ESPN's Ariel Helwani Pops A Boner Over Having A Role In Conor McGregor's PR Campaign Conor McGregor is many objectionable things. He’s a massive shithead, an outspoken bigot, a rich showy asshole, a violent rage-monster, a destroyer of other people’s personal property, and a puncher of helpless old men. He was accused of sexual assault in December. He’s also a man whose livelihood d...
06:17, 2019-08-23

Every Baseball Team Has A "Wet Guy" Now On the first day of May in 2013, in the start that ran his season record to 6-0 and lowered his ERA to 1.01, Clay Buchholz limited the Toronto Blue Jays to five baserunners and no runs over seven innings. It was as good as Buchholz got in a season in which he was better than he’d been before or has ...
06:17, 2019-08-23

Kyle Kuzma Demonstrates Beautiful Touch As He Scores On His Own Basket Team USA is down to 13 players, who are all in contention for the final 12-man roster. With the FIBA World Cup just 10 days away, the squad played the first of a two-game exhibition against Australia on Thursday, and won comfortably, 102-86. During the first quarter, Donovan Mitchell skied for an im...
06:17, 2019-08-23

Major League Baseball banning players from Venezuelan Winter League during offseason The Venezuelan Winter League is a place where some major leaguers and minor leaguers play in the offseason. That will not be an option this upcoming offseason, as Major League Baseball is citing the Trump administration’s recent policies toward Venezuela....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Legendary figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned from sport over sexual misconduct Richard Callaghan, the man who coached Tara Lipinski to Olympic gold as well as six-time U.S. champion Todd Eldredge, has been banned from figure skating by the U.S. Center for SafeSport for sexual misconduct....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Tattooed Larry Bird mural in Indiana has NBA legend crying foul Basketball Hall of Famer Larry Bird is a legend in the state of Indiana and a mural painted on the side of a multi-family residence has the three-time NBA champion crying foul....
06:17, 2019-08-23

NWSL players say investment key to sustaining World Cup bump While record crowds at National Women's Soccer League games are evidence of a World Cup bump, players want the momentum to extend beyond the ticket office....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Rejuvenated Brown savors return to coaching with Tar Heels Mack Brown has accomplished nearly everything a college coach could want, from winning a national championship to being inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Former New Mexico AD indicted on embezzlement charges Former University of New Mexico athletic director Paul Krebs, who left in 2017 amid questions over spending, has been indicted in connection with a lavish 2015 golf trip to Scotland that was partly paid for with state funds, according to court documents filed Wednesday....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Giraffes move closer to endangered species protection The tallest living land animal faces 'silent extinction,' one conservation group has said. Some 106 countries backed a CITES protection, paving the way toward regulating international trade in giraffes....
06:17, 2019-08-23

East Africa’s forgotten slave trade Over several centuries countless East Africans were sold as slaves by Muslim Arabs to the Middle East and other places via the Sahara desert and Indian Ocean. Experts say it is time for this to be discussed more openly....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Poland and Slovakia: Lightning strikes leave several dead in Tatra Mountains At least five people, including two children, have been killed during an electrical storm in the Tatra Mountain range along the Polish-Slovak border. Rescue personnel are continuing to look for survivors....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Dynamic career women from Africa coming together in Germany Eight female founders from Ghana, Kenya and South Africa are currently in Berlin as part of the Female Tech Business in Africa program. They want to network and push for digitization throughout Africa....
06:17, 2019-08-23

Cramer's lightning round: The utility stock you want to own and hold "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
06:17, 2019-08-23

New England Patriots' Patrick Chung faces felony cocaine possession charge Safety indicted on drug possession charge in New HampshireChung, 32, has played nine of 10 NFL seasons with PatriotsNew England Patriots strong safety Patrick Chung has been indicted in New Hampshire on a charge of cocaine possession.A Belknap County grand jury indicted the 32-year-old Chung on 8 Au...
06:51, 2019-08-23

Juventus's star signings mask unease while Inter and Napoli can challenge The champions may have landed De Ligt, Rabiot and Ramsey but all has not run smoothly for Maurizio Sarri this summerItalian football’s summer break began in much the same way as the season had ended: with Juventus way out in front. By 1 July they had concluded the free agent signings of Aaron Ramsey...
06:51, 2019-08-23

Everton’s Marco Silva tells Richarlison and Yerry Mina to improve their English • ‘This is something we demand from them,’ says manager• Silva impressed by language skills of Kean and GbaminMarco Silva has told Richarlison and Yerry Mina to improve their English, with the Everton manager unimpressed with their efforts to learn the language.Silva wants all his players to communi...
06:51, 2019-08-23

Dean Smith happy with Aston Villa striker Wesley despite lack of goals | Paul Doyle Manager has seen enough, despite defeats by Bournemouth and Spurs, to be confident Villa will not ‘do a Fulham’To really offend people around Villa Park, just say the F word. After spending at least £127m on 12 players following promotion to the Premier League, Aston Villa fans get annoyed at accusa...
06:51, 2019-08-23

Adam Ashley-Cooper and Jordan Petaia make Wallabies cut for Rugby World Cup Veteran joins bolter Jordan Petaia on plane to JapanDavid Pocock makes squad despite injury concernsEvergreen Adam Ashley-Cooper and fledgling Jordan Petaia have bolted into the most experienced Australian squad ever named to contest a Rugby World Cup.Two midfield backs at polar ends of their career...
06:51, 2019-08-23

It’s Finally Happening: Serena Williams to Face Off Against Maria Sharapova at the US Open for the 1st Time Serena Williams has met, and defeated, rival Maria Sharapova at many a tennis tournament—Wimbledon, the Australian and French opens—but she’s never gotten the chance to face off against Sharapova at the U.S. Open in New York. That’s all about to change....
06:51, 2019-08-23

‘Jawn Wick’ Was a Snitch: Accused Philly Cop Shooter Said to Have Been an Informant for the Feds The man charged with shooting six Philadelphia cops during an eight-hour standoff with police officers as they tried to serve a warrant was a snitch for the feds for years....
06:51, 2019-08-23

South Africa Bans ‘Gratuitously’ Displaying Apartheid-Era Flag, Will Be Considered Punishable Hate Speech South Africa’s Equality Court has banned flying the country’s apartheid-era flag, saying that “gratuitous” displays of the flag are acts of hate speech and racial discrimination....
06:51, 2019-08-23

Apparently, Facebook Had to Crack Down On Major Pro-Trump Advertiser. But That's Not the Weird Bit... Facebook banned the second-largest supplier of pro-Trump ads on its platform, the Epoch Times, after the group tried to sneak thousands of ads past its review system, according to an NBC report Thursday.Read more......
07:17, 2019-08-23

I Liked Something Online Today It’s hard to shock the staff of Gizmodo dot com. Collectively, we’ve spent millions of hours online, covering everything from fishman dildos to catfish fetishists. Today, however, we discovered something truly surprising: Reddit Public Access Network, the platform’s new experiment with livestreaming...
07:17, 2019-08-23

Stan Lee’s Daughter Claims No One From Marvel or Disney Reached Out After His Death With the arc of Spider-Man’s cinematic future becoming the latest topic of conversation, everyone’s chiming in with their thoughts and opinions about the beef between Marvel Studios and Sony over the character. That includes J.C. Lee, the daughter of late Spider-Man co-creator Stan Lee.Read more......
07:17, 2019-08-23

Overstock CEO Resigns to Focus on Career as Deep State Intelligence Asset, One Assumes Online furniture salesman Patrick Byrne stunned investors and anyone who’s ever tried to buy a cheap mid-century modern couch by publicly claiming in a cryptic statement about the “deep state” to have repeatedly assisted the “Men in Black” in government investigations.Read more......
07:17, 2019-08-23

Google removes 210 YouTube channels in Hong Kong misinformation crackdown Google said Thursday that it had shut down 210 YouTube channels after the company learned they were tied to misinformation about the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong....
07:17, 2019-08-23

'Uncharted' movie loses its director, again Sony is still planning on bringing the popular Uncharted franchise to theaters, but it's going to have to find new director to make it happen. Dan Trachtenberg had signed on to direct the project but stepped down, according to Deadline. Sony hasn't p......
07:17, 2019-08-23

Bernie Sanders meets California fire victims, lays out Green New Deal Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change strategy on a tour of northern California that included meeting families displaced by deadly wildfires and a rally in the state capital Sacramento....
07:17, 2019-08-23

Taylor Swift is a kid again on 'Lover,' a big, messy embrace of a new album Taylor Swift's “Lover" is a sprawling 18-track effort that’s less focused and more open-hearted than any album she’s released since “Red."        ...
07:17, 2019-08-23

Taylor Swift and Dixie Chicks' new song 'Soon You’ll Get Better' is one of Swift's saddest ever Taylor Swift enlists the Dixie Chicks for a somber ballad about loved ones and hospital beds on her new album 'Lover'. Grab some tissues.        ...
07:17, 2019-08-23

Rapper Kodak Black pleads guilty to weapons charges, could face up to 20 years in prison Rapper Kodak Black pleaded guilty on Thursday to federal weapons charges stemming from his arrest just before a scheduled concert performance in May.        ...
07:17, 2019-08-23

Congress, carmakers step up heat stroke fight Miles Harrison didn’t always drop his 21-month-old son Chase off at daycare in the mornings. On July 8, 2008, he was supposed to. Thinking he did, he proceeded with his normal routine and headed for his Herndon, Virginia, office on July 8, 2008. As he fielded work calls from the car that morning, Ha...
08:00, 2019-08-23

Daily on Healthcare, Presented by American Association of Kidney Patients: 'Medicare for all' plan politically poisonous to Senate Democrats in key races Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
08:00, 2019-08-23

Real Madrid vs Real Valladolid: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV, lineup - La Liga 2019-20 preview Real Madrid are looking to make it two wins from their opening two LaLiga games as Los Blancos welcome Real Valladolid to the Bernabeu for for their first home clash of the 2019-20 season....
08:00, 2019-08-23

50 Shades of Red Face: College kid accidentally reveals kinky cuffs to mom Her face is fifty shades of red. A California college student was embarrassed beyond belief when she sent her mom a photo of her new bedroom —and forgot to remove a set of kinky handcuffs dangling from the headboard of her bed, she admitted on social media. “Mum’s been asking for pics of my new......
08:00, 2019-08-23

Orioles surrender 259th home run to clinch ignominious record in loss to Rays Tampa Bay’s Austin Meadows put the O’s in the record book for most home runs allowed in a season, and the Rays tack on another for good measure in 5-2 win at Camden Yards....
08:34, 2019-08-23

Florida beachwear company features model with Down syndrome A Florida beachwear company has featured a 16-year-old model with Down syndrome in their new ad campaign, with the goal of hopefully inspiring other companies to become more inclusive....
08:34, 2019-08-23

As Amazon burns, Brazil’s Bolsonaro dismisses the crisis Asked about the surging fires in the world’s most precious forest — the area scorched has more than doubled in the past two years — Brazil's president accused his critics of setting them, to “call attention” against his government....
08:34, 2019-08-23

YouTube disables more than 200 channels for inauthentic activity around Hong Kong protests Google announced Thursday it had taken down 210 channels on YouTube after discovering they "behaved in a coordinated manner while uploading videos" related to the protests in Hong Kong, an effort that the tech giant linked to recent, Chinese-backed operations on Facebook and Twitter....
08:34, 2019-08-23

Apple wants people to know how to clean its new credit card Apple believes some of its zealous customers will treasure its new titanium credit card so much that they will spend time polishing its white finish.       ...
09:17, 2019-08-23

Major phone carriers, state AGs team up to combat robocalls Most phone companies will offer call-blocking tools for free to customers, according to deal with country’s state attorneys.       ...
09:17, 2019-08-23

Serial killer who targeted gay men executed in Florida after eating hearty last meal A mass murderer known as the “I-95 killer,” who spent the majority of 1994 targeting gay men -- including a Navy World War II veteran -- along the busy travel corridor, ate three burgers, fries and bacon before he was executed late Thursday in Florida....
09:17, 2019-08-23

$1 million worth of cocaine found in banana box shipments at Washington Safeway stores, police say Authorities in Washington state have opened an investigation after employees at three Safeway stores reported finding more than $1 million worth of cocaine hidden in boxes of bananas....
09:17, 2019-08-23

Spotify matches Apple Music with a three-month free trial of Premium Spotify remains the biggest music streaming service on the planet, but, at least in the United States, Apple Music is hot on its tail. One of the reasons why Apple was able to grow its market share so quickly was undoubtedly the three-month free trial that Apple opened up to iOS users when the servi...
09:17, 2019-08-23

Pompeo says the US message on Huawei is clear. Trump's words say otherwise The Secretary of State says Huawei's CFO, who faces extradition to the U.S., is not a bargaining chip in the trade war. That's not what Trump says....
09:17, 2019-08-23

Danny Cohen, Who Helped Set the Stage for a Digital Era, Dies at 81 A computer scientist who devised the first flight simulator and paved the way for internet voice calls, cloud computing and online dating. (He married her.)...
09:51, 2019-08-23

Four experts reveal easy ways to introduce bold colour into your home Four interiors experts — all judges of this year's Evening Standard Home Design Awards — reveal easy ways to be brave with bold colours in your home....
10:17, 2019-08-23

Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko – The Overthinking Game Canelo is left in the past tense as Golovkin and Derevyanchenko face off for the first time, writes Jack Hirsch The post Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko – The Overthinking Game appeared first on Boxing News....
10:17, 2019-08-23

Holy shit, that's Christina Hendricks' hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual assault allegations against its Oscar-winning leading man—Sam Mendes’ American Beauty undeniably remains a film of strikingly affecting visuals. (And no, not just that...
10:17, 2019-08-23

Barack and Michelle Obama’s first Netflix project is getting rave reviews Netflix debuted a new documentary on Wednesday that presents a deeply moving portrait of the ground-level workers at a new factory in post-industrial Ohio. It’s a factory reopened by a Chinese billionaire amid the ruins of a shuttered General Motors plant whose closing hammered the Ohio town a...
10:17, 2019-08-23

Diocese of Brooklyn hit with wave of Child Victims Act suits Two more alleged victims came forward on Thursday with decades-old accusations against the Diocese of Brooklyn that they suffered sexual abuse by clergy and other church employees when they were children. The two accusers filed suit in Brooklyn Supreme Court on Thursday, the latest in a wave of sex ...
10:17, 2019-08-23

Half a century on, Soviet message in a bottle found in Alaska Tyler Ivanoff, an American schoolteacher, was gathering firewood with his children on a beach in western Alaska when he came across a champagne bottle with a letter inside....
10:51, 2019-08-23

Key hospitals in Indian Kashmir treat more than 150 tear gas, pellet injuries At least 152 people have suffered injuries from tear gas and pellets in disputed Kashmir since Indian security forces this month launched a sweeping crackdown, data from the Himalayan region's two main hospitals shows....
10:51, 2019-08-23

Could You Endure 20 Hours In Coach? Qantas Plans To Find Out The world’s longest commercial flight is 9,534 miles from Newark to Singapore and takes anywhere from 15 to 19 hours depending on winds. Nineteen hours is a long time to spend anywhere consecutively other than a womb or a grave, both of which provide more legroom than coach, but Australian airline Q...
11:17, 2019-08-23

Turns Out A Road Made Of Solar Panels Was, In Fact, A Bad Idea There will be some hiccups on our path to a more environmentally-friendly future. Some hiccups, like exploding electric cars, will be bigger than others. So, I’m willing to excuse France for the very, very predictable failure of their solar panel road....
11:17, 2019-08-23

Gerrard: Make Ibrox rock for Europa League clash "Steven Gerrard has called on Rangers fans to make Ibrox rock when Legia Warsaw return to Glasgow for the second leg of their Europa League qualifier."...
11:17, 2019-08-23

Bake Off judge joins hospital food review after listeria deaths Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith is to advise a government review into hospital food following the deaths of six people due to a listeria outbreak....
11:17, 2019-08-23

Ray Connor: Tributes to British man killed in 30ft plunge while working on billionaire Ineos founder's yacht Tributes were today paid to a British man working on billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe's yacht after he reportedly fell to his death during a session of the free-running sport parkour....
11:51, 2019-08-23

House Democrats have some convincing to do on impeachment A new poll suggests House Democrats pursuing an impeachment inquiry will have to simultaneously build their case against Trump and make it to the American people....
11:51, 2019-08-23

Indian Railways To Re-Introduce Ramayana Circuit Tours Ramayana Circuit Tours: The Indian Railways Ramayana Circuit tours, which cover sites associated with Lord Rama, will be reintroduced this year owing to its successful run last year....
13:00, 2019-08-23

Shah Faesal's Plea Against His Detention To Be Heard On September 3 The Delhi High Court said on Friday it will hear on September 3 former IAS officer Shah Faesal's plea alleging he was illegally detained at Delhi airport on August 14 and taken back to Srinagar where......
13:00, 2019-08-23

P Chidambaram's Arrest A Diversion From Crumbling Economy: Ashok Gehlot P Chidambaram said, "Leave alone the question of creating new jobs, it is now getting difficult for the people who are employed to keep their jobs intact."...
13:00, 2019-08-23

No-frills Wills: British royals take commercial flight to see queen Britain's Prince William has taken a commercial no-frills flight to visit his grandmother Queen Elizabeth, winning plaudits and favorable comparisons to his brother Harry after the younger sibling......
13:00, 2019-08-23

Roark strikes out seven, pitching A's to sweep of Yankees Tanner Roark struck out seven and didn't walk a batter over six-plus innings, Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka struggled early and the Oakland Athletics beat New York 5-3 for a three-game series sweep       ...
13:00, 2019-08-23

CBP seizes 52,000 gun parts at LA port worth $378,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it has seized more than 52,000 firearms parts from China, worth more than $378,000, at a port in Southern California....
13:51, 2019-08-23

Federal court undercuts progressive efforts to nullify Electoral College, rules electors can vote freely In a major blow to state-by-state progressive efforts to effectively replace the Electoral College with a nationwide popular vote, a federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday that presidential electors have the absolute right to vote for presidential candidates of their choice....
14:17, 2019-08-23

Inslee quickly announces re-election bid for governor after dropping out of White House race Hours after ending his presidential campaign, two-term Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington State announced he’s running for re-election next year....
14:17, 2019-08-23

Watch: Cardinals beat Rockies with trio of two-run homers Marcell Ozuna, Paul DeJong and Dexter Fowler each recorded two-run homers for the St. Louis Cardinals only runs in a win against the Colorado Rockies at Busch Stadium....
14:17, 2019-08-23

Watch: Dodgers' Enrique Hernandez beats Blue Jays with walk-off Vladimir Guerrero Jr. helped the Toronto Blue Jays carry a 2-0 lead into the ninth innings before the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied and pulled off a 3-2 win on the strength of a walk-off single from Enrique Hernandez....
14:17, 2019-08-23

G7 leaders take in dim economic outlook as global growth sputters, trade war looms Factories are slumping, many businesses are paralyzed, global growth is sputtering and the world's two mightiest economies are in the grip of a dangerous trade war....
14:17, 2019-08-23

NBA legend Bob Cousy gets Medal of Freedom, and offers an assist to President Trump By making Bob Cousy just the fourth former NBA player to get the Presidential Medal of Freedom, President Trump also made clear he is a big fan of the Boston Celtics legend....
14:51, 2019-08-23

Conor McGregor says he was 'wrong' to punch man in face in Ireland bar Former UFC fighter Conor McGregor admitted he was “wrong” to punch a man in the face at a pub in his native Ireland earlier this year, according to a report....
14:51, 2019-08-23

Democrat Buttigieg targets mental illness, addiction in new plan Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg aims to prevent one million deaths by 2028 from addiction and mental illness under a plan he released on Friday aimed at tackling the country's opioid and substance abuse crisis....
14:51, 2019-08-23

Florida executes man convicted of killing gay men during crime spree in 1994 A man convicted of targeting three gay men who had befriended him before he bludgeoned and suffocated them during an eight-month crime spree in 1994 was executed in Florida on Thursday night, officials said....
14:51, 2019-08-23

U.S. judge refuses to dismiss lawsuit over Puerto Rico pension law A lawsuit filed by Puerto Rico's financial oversight board over a new pension and healthcare funding law will move forward after a federal judge on Thursday denied the U.S. commonwealth's motion to dismiss the case....
14:51, 2019-08-23

MIT sets review of donations, apologizes for Jeffrey Epstein ties Massachusetts Institute of Technology President Rafael Reif said on Thursday that the elite university would review its process for accepting donations after taking about $800,000 from foundations controlled by financier Jeffrey Epstein, who committed suicide earlier this month while being held in j...
14:51, 2019-08-23

Amazon fires turn political as Brazil's president calls out France's Macron French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday took to Twitter to urge countries from around the world to respond to the massive fires in the Amazon, but his remarks were met with hostility by Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro, who essentially warned Macron to stay out of it....
14:51, 2019-08-23

Russian model, track athlete found dead on roadside after going for run A Russian track athlete and model turned up dead on the side of the road earlier this week after she'd gone on a training run, according to a report. ...
14:51, 2019-08-23

6 EU nations agree to take in 'Ocean Viking' migrants Six EU countries have said they will accept more than 300 migrants from a rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean. The Maltese prime minister said none would stay in Malta, where they will disembark....
14:51, 2019-08-23

Syria: German-funded health facilities hit in government offensive The Syrian government's Idlib offensive has targeted several health facilities funded by Germany, German officials say. The violence in Idlib has killed hundreds of people since late April, according to the UN....
14:51, 2019-08-23

President Trump Scraps Plan to Cut Foreign Aid Amid Bipartisan Pushback (WASHINGTON) — Facing bipartisan opposition, President Donald Trump has scrapped an effort to cut some $4 billion in foreign aid that lawmakers had already approved. A senior administration official and a Democratic congressional aide confirmed the decision Thursday. Both spoke on condition of...
14:51, 2019-08-23

Self-folding 'Rollbot' changes its shape in response to heat Soft robots have potential applications in everything from space exploration to health care, as they're able to change shape depending on the needs of their environment. Most soft robots need to be "tethered" though, meaning they need to be attached......
14:51, 2019-08-23

7 Dope Items From Lil Wayne x American Eagle's Young Money Collection We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
15:17, 2019-08-23

Smriti Irani's Hilarious Disclaimer After A "Khalaas Meal" Union minister Smriti Irani was in Mumbai on Thursday to launch the Su.Re (sustainability resolution) project by the Textile Ministry. While at the maximum city, she made a stop at one of its iconic......
15:17, 2019-08-23

France's Macron calls Amazon rainforest fires an 'international crisis' French President Emmanuel Macron has angered his Brazilian counterpart by saying the wildfires blazing in the Amazing rainforest are an "international crisis" that should be on the agenda at the G7 summit in Biarritz....
15:17, 2019-08-23

England's Jofra Archer warns Australia after 'world-class' six-wicket Ashes haul Jofra Archer believes he can get even better after a dream six-wicket haul at Headingley saw England bowl Australia out for 179 on a rain-affected first day of the third Ashes Test....
15:17, 2019-08-23

Jofra Archer takes six wickets for England to vindicate Joe Root's bold decision When you win the toss and bowl, as England did in the Third Ashes Test at Headingley, there is great expectation. Get it wrong, and your decision will not be forgotten in a hurry, particularly in the Ashes. Hussain, Brisbane 2002. Ponting, Edgbaston 2005....
15:17, 2019-08-23

Silverstone MotoGP: Quartararo sets searing pace in first practice Fabio Quartararo was fastest by a dominant margin in first British Grand Prix practice at Silverstone, while fellow Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales crashed and Jorge Lorenzo returned to MotoGP action...
15:17, 2019-08-23

Nirmala Sitharaman To Hold Press Briefing Amid Stimulus Expectations Several businessmen say the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government needs to take swift action on the economy, as the economic growth in January-March slid to a near five-year low of 5.8 per cent.......
15:51, 2019-08-23

U.S. rates futures gain on China's tariff, Fed's Bullard U.S. interest rates futures rose on Friday, erasing their earlier losses after China announced retaliatory tariffs on about $75 billion of U.S. imports, rekindling bets the trade war between the......
15:51, 2019-08-23

As bond e-trading takes off, debt sales business may be ripe for automation With banks' bond trading desks increasingly going electronic, another of the last bastions of old-school banking - the business of helping companies and countries raise capital - may be about to......
15:51, 2019-08-23

World's fastest man Coleman 'misses three drugs tests, under investigation' - reports "Christian Coleman is alleged to have missed three drugs tests which could see the fastest 100m runner over the last three years miss next month\u0027s World Championships and the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games."...
15:51, 2019-08-23

PM Modi Meets French Prime Minister, Discuss India-France Ties Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held talks with his French counterpart Edouard Charles Philippe and discussed issues of bilateral and mutual interests to further boost the comprehensive......
15:51, 2019-08-23

PM Inaugurates Memorial Honouring Victims Of 2 Plane Crashes In France Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday digitally inaugurated a memorial in the honour of the victims of two Air India crashes at the foothills of the Mont Blanc mountain in France in which several......
15:51, 2019-08-23

"Embarrassing For Me": Judge Slams Aircel-Maxis Case Investigators A Delhi Court Friday refused to adjourn the Aircel-Maxis case against former Union finance minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram on the pleas by CBI and Enforcement Directorate (ED),......
15:51, 2019-08-23

Hong Kong businesses fear protests will push economy into recession Amid mass demonstrations and a trade war, financial observers say the city’s slowdown could deepenHong Kong is a free marketer’s dream. The tiny island has a GDP bigger than many industrialised countries, low tax and abundant cheap labour, and is a world-class financial centre boasting a stock marke...
16:17, 2019-08-23

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked? By Richard SeymourWe are swimming in writing. Our lives have become, in the words of the author and academic Shoshana Zuboff, an “electronic text”. Social media platforms...
16:17, 2019-08-23

More GSA debauchery: Probe finds ex-official had sex on agency’s roof with White House staffer The same agency that sparked a firestorm during the Obama administration for lavish spending at a Vegas conference – complete with a widely mocked photo of a grinning fed lounging in a hot tub – is back in the headlines. This time, for an incident involving a former official, vodka and … yada yada y...
16:17, 2019-08-23

VW explores buying stakes in Chinese suppliers, report says Options under discussion include buying equity stakes or forging joint ventures with Chinese suppliers, particularly companies with technology used in electric vehicles, Bloomberg reported....
16:17, 2019-08-23

‘Streets of Rage 4’ is shaping up to be a worthy sequel Streets of Rage 4's announcement landed with a bit of a thud. The original trilogy of Genesis games is beloved, and for many remains the benchmark for the genre. It's now been 15 years since Streets of Rage 3, and a teaser trailer for a new game show......
16:51, 2019-08-23

'Beyond’ delivers the ‘No Man’s Sky’ experience I was waiting for If there was ever a game that rode its hype train off a cliff, it's No Man's Sky, which burned bright right up until the moment people got to play it. From a jaw-dropping announcement at E3 2014, it was clear that the infinite, procedurally generated......
16:51, 2019-08-23

iDevices' Alexa-powered smart light switch finally goes on sale One of the problems with smart homes is the variety of different devices and software you need to automate different parts of your house. iDevice is aiming to simplify the smart home experience with the Instinct, a smart light switch with Alexa built......
16:51, 2019-08-23

Rocket Report: Single-core Delta IV is no more, fully automated Soyuz Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. (credit: Arianespace) Welcome to Edition 2.12 of the Rocket Report! This week's report might as well be brought to you by United Launch Alliance—but never fear, dear readers, no one influences the report—because there is a lot going on with the Colo...
16:51, 2019-08-23

Dean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul Doyle Manager goes into Friday’s game against Everton unconcerned by opening defeats and record signing Wesley’s lack of goals To really offend people around Villa Park, just say the F word. After spending at least £127m on 12 players following promotion to the Premier League, Aston Villa fans get annoyed...
16:51, 2019-08-23

Watford v West Ham: match preview Pre-season has not had the cleansing effect Watford would have hoped. The blistering downward spiral of results from the end of last season has bled into this. Javi Gracia needs a spark and Ismaïla Sarr’s defence-shredding pace could be exactly that if he makes his debut. West Ham will hope Sébastia...
16:51, 2019-08-23

How Your Obsession With Short-Term Results Can Hurt You in the Long Run A friend once caught the fever of counting her steps. She was taking part in a workplace fitness competition, in the hope that it would cajole her into getting healthier. Her company doled out Fitbits — those digital schoolmarms that ceaselessly track their wearer’s every move — to...
16:51, 2019-08-23

Take a ride back in time at Kennywood amusement park, a Pittsburgh institution Kennywood just opened a roller coaster with nine inversions but the Pittsburgh park also maintains several classic rides dating back nearly a century.       ...
17:17, 2019-08-23

How to spot and avoid fake travel reviews Many travelers rely heavily on online reviews to make decisions. But what happens when some of those reviews turn out to be bogus?       ...
17:17, 2019-08-23

Sri Lanka Ends Emergency 4 Months After Easter Blasts Sri Lanka has ended a four-month state of emergency declared after Easter suicide bombings by Islamist extremists that killed 258 people, officials said Friday....
17:17, 2019-08-23

Marvel And Sony's Battle For Spider-Man Wasn't Just About Money Whether you follow each creeping development of every comic-book property in Hollywood, or just generally think "Avengers" was kind of cool, you probably heard about the skirmish that has played out......
17:17, 2019-08-23

App looks to get tips from coffee drinkers to Colombia growers An app that sends money in the form of tips from appreciative caffeine devotees around the world to coffee growers in Colombia could help farmers battered by dismal prices earn more income, the initiative's founder said....
17:17, 2019-08-23

Huawei says U.S. curbs to cut smartphone unit's revenue by over $10 billion Chinese technology giant Huawei said on Friday the impact of U.S. trade restrictions on its business will be less than what it initially feared, though the curbs could push its smartphone unit's revenue lower by about $10 billion this year....
17:17, 2019-08-23

Tiffany Haddish Tries to Prove She's Friends With Taylor Swift on Kids Say the Darndest Things Are Tiffany Haddish and Taylor Swift really friends? The kids of Kids Say the Darndest Things aren't so sure. In a new sneak peek of the ABC comedy show, host Haddish learns that one......
17:17, 2019-08-23

The Moment Liam Hemsworth Decided it ''Was Time'' to File for Divorce From Miley Cyrus Liam Hemsworth knew his marriage reached a point of no return when he saw Miley Cyrus kissing Kaitlynn Carter, a source tells E! News. In the aftermath of their devastating split, friends......
17:17, 2019-08-23

Every Celebrity Taylor Swift References on Lover: Drake, Leonardo DiCaprio and More Taylor Swift dropped Lover on Friday, and fans are sure to recognize a few celebrity references on the album. On the first track "I Forgot That You Existed," for instance, Swift......
17:17, 2019-08-23

Bethenny Frankel Says She's Married After Shocking Real Housewives Exit Just when we thought Bethenny Frankel was done dropping bombshells, here's another potential shocker. Two days ago, the longtime Real Housewives of New York City very unexpectedly......
17:17, 2019-08-23

AWS issues are causing erratic cryptocurrency market data in Asia Cryptocurrency exchanges are reportedly experiencing some disruption – how the tables have turned – after an outage at Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) cloud. Binance, one of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, is reportedly experiencing 500 error messages on its APIs. It says some withdrawal p...
17:51, 2019-08-23

Hackers behind Texas ransomware attacks want $2.5 million The threat actor behind the coordinated ransomware attack against multiple Texas local governments may have gained access to its computer systems via a third-party software provider. According to NPR, which first reported the development, the attackers want a collective ransom of $2.5 million. So fa...
17:51, 2019-08-23

Latest Blue Bell ice cream licker jailed for criminal mischief One Texas man likely won’t be getting the last laugh for recently licking a tub of Blue Bell ice cream and returning it to the frozen shelf of a local Walmart, as the offender has been booked into jail on charges of criminal mischief....
17:51, 2019-08-23

Special prosecutor to review actor Jussie Smollett's case: judge A Chicago judge on Friday named a special prosecutor to probe the case involving former "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett's allegation that he was the victim of a racist attack, which authorities have ruled a hoax....
17:51, 2019-08-23

ICE Facilities Are Sounding More and More Like Guantanamo Bay Satellites Evgenii Ivanov has not eaten since August 4. The 41 year old Russian citizen is currently detained at the Otay Mesa Detention Center in California, where he’s has skipped 51 meals in the past few weeks and lost 27 pounds, according to a filing in federal court reported by the Daily Beast....
17:51, 2019-08-23

REI's Labor Day Sale Includes Over 13,000 Deals On the Best Outdoor Brands REI’s Labor Day Sale is always one of the company’s biggest sales of the year. In fact, you could think of it as REI’s Black Friday, since the brand famously opts out of the post-Thanksgiving deal bacchanal. So get over there before all the good stuff is gone....
17:51, 2019-08-23

Arizona Professor Finds Time to Show QAnon Video While Explaining Syllabus Douglas Belmore, an adjunct English professor at Mesa Community College in Arizona, showed a 14-minute QAnon conspiracy video in at least two classes, according to multiple students. The Phoenix New Times, after speaking to at least four students who would only speak anonymously, approached Belmore ...
17:51, 2019-08-23

Pakistan to UNICEF: Drop Priyanka Chopra Pakistan has demanded that Indian actress Priyanka Chopra be stripped of her UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador role, saying that her "support for war" and the Indian government amid heightened tensions in the disputed region of Kashmir make a "mockery" of the position....
18:17, 2019-08-23

A much less invasive way to monitor pressure in the brain Traumatic brain injuries, as well as infectious diseases such as meningitis, can lead to brain swelling and dangerously high pressure in the brain. If untreated, patients are at risk for brain damage, and in some cases elevated pressure can be fatal. Current techniques for measuring pressure with...
18:17, 2019-08-23

Director Paul Downs Colaizzo on how Brittany Runs A Marathon avoids clichés It’s easy when you see the trailer for Brittany Runs A Marathon to think “oh great. Another movie about a drunk, overweight girl realizing she’s unhealthy.” And while that’s part of Brittany Runs A Marathon, it’s deeper than that. She does run a marathon, but she also tells jokes, makes mistake, and...
18:17, 2019-08-23

Disney+ has announced their launch day lineup featuring Jeff Goldblum, Anna Kendrick and more Disney+ just confirmed a string of original programming that will be available on launch day, November 12, along with a first look at their individual posters. The forthcoming streaming platform announced the slate via their Twitter account, solidifying a premiere date for some long-discussed titles...
18:17, 2019-08-23

Rod Stewart poses with 4 mothers of his children: 'A mothers' reunion!' On the occasion of her 40th birthday, Kimberly Stewart posed alongside her rock legend dad, Sir Rod Stewart, her mother Alana, and two additional mothers of a handful more of Rod's children....
18:17, 2019-08-23

California light rail derailment leaves more than 20 injured SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train derailment in Northern California. Sacramento Fire Capt. Keith Wade tells news outlets that 27 people were injured, including 13 people who were transported to trauma hospitals. He said the remain...
18:51, 2019-08-23

Government makes it easier to close roads for street parties News 23 Aug, 2019 Department for Transport tells councils ‘play streets’ do not need to be advertised before road closures can be approved...
18:51, 2019-08-23

M5 traffic: live news updates News 23 Aug, 2019 Live traffic updates for the M5 and M5 junctions, plus real-time reports on travel accidents, roadworks, snow and other delays...
18:51, 2019-08-23

China Vows Tariff Retaliation. Trump Fires Back. Stocks Tumble. Stocks fell after Beijing said it would answer the next round of tariffs on Chinese goods by increasing tariffs on American imports. Soon after, President Trump took to Twitter....
19:17, 2019-08-23

This Company Claims to Have Invented an AirPower-like Charging Mat That Actually Works Announced when Apple added wireless charging to the iPhone, the AirPower charging pad was never to see the light of day. The company was vague about why the product never panned out, simply claiming it did not achieve Apple’s high standards. Everyone assumed that if a company that spends billions on...
19:17, 2019-08-23

Apple and chip stocks slide after Trump orders US companies to look for alternative to China Semiconductor stocks and shares of Apple slid on Friday after President Donald Trump said U.S. companies should "immediately start looking for an alternative" to their operations in China....
19:17, 2019-08-23

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and libertarian political activist, dies at 79 The Koch brothers financed one of the most influential political networks in the modern era. David Koch's net worth was estimated at $42 billion....
19:17, 2019-08-23

'El Hijo' is a Spaghetti Western stealth game with heart The art at the top of El Hijo's website says it all. A young boy in a red poncho stands at the edge of a cliff, overlooking a sun-bleached desert valley with a stuffed bear dangling from his fingertips. His shadow unfurls across the rock behind him,......
19:51, 2019-08-23

|Localinternet-basedventuresstillcriticaltoNaspers–SAhead Naspers CEO in South Africa Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa told shareholders at the internet solutions giant’s annual general meeting in Cape Town on Friday that the company had great interest in finding and investing in local internet-based ventures....
19:51, 2019-08-23

|Northampostsrecordoperatingprofitinfull-yearearnings Northam Platinum has reported a record operating profit of R2.4bn for the full year to the end of June - up from R823m - representing an increase of 192.7% from the previous year....
19:51, 2019-08-23

No One Can Tell Tomi Lahren She's Too Racist to Have Her Own Shitty Line of Pro-Gun Athleisure Tomi Lahren is here to tell you: Just because you’re a BIGOT doesn’t mean you can’t have BIG DREAMS, like launching your own shitty line of America-themed athleisure with a company founded on letting you jam a gun in your yoga pants....
20:51, 2019-08-23

Here's how the 10-year Treasury note is impacting mortgage rates Douglas Duncan, Fannie Mae chief economist, and Skylar Olsen, Zillow director of economic research, join "The Exchange" to discuss the impact mortgage rates are seeing from the U.S.-China trade war....
20:51, 2019-08-23

India's lunar probe snaps its first glorious photo of the Moon Just days after entering into a lunar orbit, the Indian Space Research Organisation's Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft snagged its first shot of the moon. The lander is expected to separate and then touch down on the surface September 7th.       ...
20:51, 2019-08-23

DOJ disrupts massive business email scam operation The US Department of Justice has indicted dozens of individuals for their involvement in a massive business email scam and money laundering operation.Over a dozen individuals were arrested during raids carried out in the Los Angeles area but a total of 80 defendants are allegedly involved in the sch...
21:17, 2019-08-23

Best smartphones under Rs 7,000 in India for August 2019 With the increasing competition in the budget smartphone segment, choosing a smartphone is becoming more and more difficult. If you are a first-time smartphone buyer or want a pocket friendly smartphone, it can be confusing, mostly because there are several options available on the market right now....
21:17, 2019-08-23

China hits back with new tariffs; President Donald Trump vows to 'respond' Friday The Chinese government retaliated against the United States on Friday by announcing two rounds of new punitive taxes on $75 billion worth of American-made products -- including a new 25 percent tariff on automobiles....
21:17, 2019-08-23

Russian opposition leader Navalny released from jail Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was released from a Moscow jail Friday, 30 days after being locked up for urging the public to join an unsanctioned protest....
21:17, 2019-08-23

Egyptian Hieroglyphs: The Language of the Gods Egyptian hieroglyphs are among the oldest writing systems in the world, dating back some 5,200 years. Known in ancient Egyptian as the “language of the gods” and said to have been created by the god of knowledge Thoth, hieroglyphs were vital in the fulfilment of royal duties and were used by powerfu...
21:17, 2019-08-23

Sun’s solar wind recreated in lab with aid of Big Red Ball Enlarge / The Big Red Ball is pictured in Sterling Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Oct. 2, 2017. There is no word on whether or not the Big Red Ball contains an unknown glowing green substance which fell to earth, presumably from outer space. (Though it probably does not. Probably.) (...
21:17, 2019-08-23

Boris Johnson backs call for G7 talks on Amazon fires as he vows to raise 'horrific' loss of habitat and species at summit Boris Johnson has vowed to use the gathering of world leaders at the G7 summit to draw attention to the "horrific loss of habitats and species around the world"....
21:17, 2019-08-23

Cafer Aslan death: Hooded suspect wanted by police over shooting of Enfield cafe owner two years ago Murder detectives today revealed they are hunting a hooded suspect seen with petrol cans shortly before a cafe owner was gunned down and the getaway car torched two years ago....
21:17, 2019-08-23

The Londoner: Writer's fears over Cummings return James Graham on his part in the Cummings saga | Boris Orbit Tower in debt | Jacob Rees Mogg on his farming ambitions | Prom night for royal cellist | Ed Balls told off by Yvete Cooper for wrestling suit...
21:17, 2019-08-23

The NFL Has Accepted The 80-Yard Field So Now Chaos Can Reign So it turns out that professional football teams can do all the things they need to do on any given day with 20 percent less field. All they have to do is not give much of a damn about it....
21:17, 2019-08-23

Brian Flores Says He Played Jay-Z Songs To "Challenge" Kenny Stills, Supports His Protest One day after Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills called out the NFL’s superficial-seeming social-justice partnership with Jay-Z and Roc Nation, head coach Brian Flores loaded up the practice playlist with a bunch of Shawn Carter’s songs. This appeared to be a strangely antagonistic move from Flores, but...
21:17, 2019-08-23

Colin Kaepernick Reveals the Source of His Inspiration for National Anthem Protest It’s well-known that Colin Kaepernick started his protest on the gridiron to bring attention to the police brutality and racial injustice plaguing this nation, but in a recent interview, the former quarterback reveals what specifically inspired his activism....
21:17, 2019-08-23

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Treated for Cancerous Tumor on Her Pancreas WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation therapy for a tumor on her pancreas and there is no evidence of the disease remaining. The court said Friday the tumor was “treated definitively and there is no evidence of disease elsewhere in t...
21:17, 2019-08-23

Christian couple can sue over Minnesota same-sex marriage video law A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit by a Minnesota couple challenging a state law requiring that their video production company film same-sex weddings, which they say violates their Christian beliefs....
21:51, 2019-08-23

You Can Write Your Grocery List On the Front of This $99 Mini Fridge We’re deep in the heart of mini fridge season at the moment, and if you still haven’t picked one up for your back-to-school needs, this $99 model is one of the coolest we’ve seen....
21:51, 2019-08-23

You Can Now Defer Your Student Loans While Undergoing Cancer Treatment Last year, a law went into effect that should allow cancer patients to pause their federal student loans while undergoing treatment and for six months afterward. But there was no way to actually request a deferment—until now....
21:51, 2019-08-23

‘Power’ heads toward its finale, but its influence grows ‘Power’ heads toward its final season having transformed the Starz network, a process that executive producer 50 Cent says isn’t over with more shows in the ‘Power’ franchise on their way...
22:17, 2019-08-23

Top publishers sue Audible for copyright infringement Some of the country’s top publishers are suing Audible, citing copyright infringement as they ask a federal judge to enjoin the audiobook producer-distributor’s planned use of captions for an education-driven program...
22:17, 2019-08-23

U.S. Treasury Prices Climb Amid Trade Turmoil U.S. government bond prices surged—pushing the yield on the 10-year Treasury note to its lowest level since August 2016—as investors flocked to safer assets in response to a further escalation of the U.S.-China trade conflict....
22:17, 2019-08-23