700CLUBNEWS.COM: Latest News of The Day 19:34, 2019-07-11

Grosjean reverts to Melbourne-spec Haas for Silverstone

The Haas Formula 1 team has taken the unusual step of returning Romain Grosjean's car to its Melbourne aerodynamic specification for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone...

Grosjean reverts to Melbourne-spec Haas for Silverstone

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French GP DNF allows Grosjean upgraded Haas F1 rear suspension Romain Grosjean will be able to switch to the Haas Formula 1 team's new rear suspension from the Austrian Grand Prix thanks to retiring in France last weekend...
19:17, 2019-06-27

Grosjean says Haas F1 team needs to start blaming itself, not tyres Romain Grosjean believes the Haas Formula 1 team needs to "stop blaming the tyres and start blaming ourselves" after its struggles in French Grand Prix qualifying...
13:00, 2019-06-23

Grosjean "gutted" not to have Haas suspension update for French GP Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he is "a bit gutted" that a new rear suspension is available to Kevin Magnussen rather than him for his home race in France...
20:00, 2019-06-22

Grosjean warns Haas over Magnussen "avoidable" Spain F1 contact Romain Grosjean has warned Haas that it may come to regret not managing the "avoidable situation" with his Formula 1 team-mate Kevin Magnussen at Barcelona in the final championship standings...
18:00, 2019-05-22

Grosjean makes light of pitlane spin Haas driver Romain Grosjean made light of an embarrassing pitlane spin at the British Grand Prix on Friday, saying he and the U.S.-owned team had laughed it off....
22:00, 2019-07-12

British GP: Gasly fastest practice, Grosjean crashes in pits Red Bull driver Pierre Gasly was fastest in first practice for the British Grand Prix as Romain Grosjean crashed his Haas in the pit lane       ...
14:34, 2019-07-12

Shifter kart run reiterated Formula 1's flaws to Romain Grosjean Romain Grosjean says time spent driving a 125cc gearbox kart reiterated how Formula 1 needs to change, because it left him "more tired" than racing in a grand prix...
16:51, 2019-06-16

Looks Like Haas F1 Is Going After Rich Energy The person behind the Twitter account for embattled Haas Formula One sponsor (?) Rich Energy, who might or might not have had too many energy drinks this week, has been busy. In a recent attempt to reveal the “#truth,” the account posted what seems to be the details of its own sponsorship deal with ...
21:17, 2019-07-14

Video: What's gone wrong for the Haas F1 team in 2019? Haas's fourth season of Formula 1 began promisingly with sixth place in Australia, but has become increasingly problematic as woes on and off-track have continued to spiral...
20:34, 2019-07-16

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

Magnussen: Haas Formula 1 boss did well to shut me up in Canada Kevin Magnussen admits Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner did well to "shut me up" during his Canada radio outburst, as he addressed the intervention for the first time...
23:00, 2019-06-20

Haas won't design 2020 car to fit Pirelli tyres despite struggles Haas will not design its 2020 Formula 1 car to "fit the tyres" despite its struggles this season, because Pirelli 'promised' next year's compounds will have a wider working window...
18:51, 2019-07-23

Magnussen hoped engine of his Haas would blow up in Monaco GP Kevin Magnussen was so frustrated with his disappointing Monaco GP that he was hoped the "engine would blow up", but does not blame his Haas Formula 1 team...
18:51, 2019-05-27

'Surprised' Haas F1 team to keep Rich Energy livery for British GP The Haas Formula 1 team will run with its normal Rich Energy branding at the British Grand Prix despite its title sponsor's "surprise" claim the deal had been terminated...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Rich Energy shareholders say "rogue" individual behind Haas F1 tweet The shareholders behind the Rich Energy brand have described the claim that it had terminated its deal with the Haas Formula 1 team as "the rogue actions of one individual"...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Haas F1 title sponsor Rich Energy terminates contract Rich Energy, a drink brand that recently lost a copyright infringement case over its logo, said on Wednesday it had cancelled a title sponsorship of the Haas Formula One team due to "poor performance"....
05:51, 2019-07-11

Haas F1 commits to split-spec trial with new parts for German GP The Haas Formula 1 team will introduce an aerodynamic upgrade for Kevin Magnussen at the German Grand Prix and continue its experiment with Romain Grosjean using the specification from Australia...
17:00, 2019-07-22

Haas seeking a "solution" to stop Formula 1 drivers clashing Haas Formula 1 boss Gunther Steiner says he must come up with a "solution" to his clashing drivers because team instructions are not getting through to them...
00:17, 2019-07-20

William Storey departs Rich Energy as Haas sponsor changes its name William Storey is no longer associated with Rich Energy, UK government documents have confirmed - and in addition the company has been renamed Lightning Volt...
21:34, 2019-07-16

Failed Haas F1 Canadian GP set-up gamble led to Magnussen radio rant Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner says an unsuccessful race set-up gamble triggered the radio rant from Kevin Magnussen that forced the Haas boss to intervene...
19:34, 2019-06-10

Haas has no plans to change F1 livery after Rich Energy court loss The Haas Formula 1 team has no plans to change its livery or the use of title sponsor Rich Energy's stag logo, after the sponsor's court defeat to Whyte Bikes...
18:00, 2019-05-22

Harvick: Winless Stewart-Haas NASCAR team took "wrong direction" Stewart-Haas Racing's winless 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season so far is due to choosing "the wrong direction to start the year", says lead driver Kevin Harvick...
19:17, 2019-06-27

Haas explains "creative" black flag for drivers in Monaco practice Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner says asking the FIA to black flag his drivers in first Monaco Grand Prix practice was a "creative" reaction to an IT issue...
20:34, 2019-05-23

Haas, Alfa get upgraded Ferrari F1 engine for Monaco Grand Prix Ferrari Formula 1 customer engine teams Haas and Alfa Romeo will both switch to the Italian manufacturer's upgraded specification of power unit for the Monaco Grand Prix...
18:00, 2019-05-22

Rich Energy Pulls Logo From Haas F1 Cars After Loss in Copyright Case Rich Energy, the mysterious energy-drink sponsor of the Haas Formula One Team that seems to perpetually create more questions than answers for onlookers, has, after being taken to court on copyright allegations and losing, pulled its now-infamous stag logo from the team’s cars for this weekend’s Can...
18:34, 2019-06-07

Unpaid legal costs add to Haas F1 team sponsor Rich Energy's saga Whyte Bikes, which was involved in a copyright-infringement case with Haas's title Formula 1 sponsor Rich Energy, is considering taking steps to recover legal costs that are now overdue...
20:51, 2019-07-12

Haas F1 Sponsor Rich Energy Denied Appeal After Losing Logo Case Rich Energy, the enigmatic sponsor of the Haas Formula One team, got taken to court over its logo recently and lost. The energy-drink maker said afterward that it was looking forward to returning to court so the “truth” could “emerge,” but Rich Energy was just denied its request for an appeal....
23:00, 2019-06-28

Haas F1 Sponsor Rich Energy Claims to Have Terminated Contract, Citing ‘PC Attitude’ Rich Energy, the enigmatic British energy-drink company that came aboard the Haas Formula One Team’s cars this year and brought a whole lot of questions of legitimacy with it, tweeted Wednesday that it has terminated its contract with the team. The tweet cited “poor performance” and a “PC attitude” ...
19:51, 2019-07-10

F1 "can't exist" without Silverstone's British GP, says Hamilton Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton believes Formula 1 could not exist without Silverstone after the venue signed a new deal to keep the British Grand Prix until 2024...
11:34, 2019-07-12

F1: Silverstone Circuit Renewed For Next Five Years The British Grand Prix will continue to be a part of the Formula 1 calendar for the next five years. The F1 bosses, the Silverstone circuit and the BRDC signed an agreement in London earlier this week......
16:17, 2019-07-11

Silverstone to host British GP until at least 2024 Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton's home British Grand Prix will stay at Silverstone for at least the next five years under a new deal announced on Wednesday....
05:51, 2019-07-11

Win a money-can't-buy British GT experience at the Silverstone 500! We've teamed up with the British GT Championship to offer you a once-in-a-lifetime experience at its most prestigious event - the Silverstone 500 - on June 9...
17:51, 2019-05-29

Hamilton can fuel the Silverstone celebrations Lewis Hamilton can keep the good news coming at Silverstone this weekend by winning his home British Grand Prix for a record sixth time in front of the biggest crowd since the days of 'Mansell Mania'....
18:34, 2019-07-10

Silverstone agrees five-year deal for British GP Lewis Hamilton's home British Grand Prix will stay at Silverstone for at least the next five years under a new deal announced by Formula One on Wednesday....
18:34, 2019-07-10

Vips take first F3 pole of 2019 for Hitech GP at Silverstone Red Bull Formula 1 junior Juri Vips delivered a first pole of the season for Hitech Grand Prix in one of the most exciting sessions of the Formula 3 season so far at Silverstone...
19:01, 2019-07-12

Silverstone poised for new deal ahead of British GP The endangered British Grand Prix at Silverstone looks set to stay on the Formula One calendar with hopes rising that a new deal will be announced before this weekend's race....
03:00, 2019-07-09

F1 poised to announce British GP at Silverstone has been saved • F1 will reveal Silverstone contract extension on Wednesday• Sunday’s race set to be last unless new arrangement foundFormula One is expected to announce that the British Grand Prix has been saved at a news conference scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.Formula One boss Chase Carey, Silverstone manag...
13:00, 2019-07-10

New Silverstone F1 deal will protect circuit against London race The new contract that will keep Silverstone on the Formula 1 calendar until 2024 has built-in arrangements to protect the circuit against a grand prix in London...
20:34, 2019-07-10

Silverstone World Rallycross: Hansen brothers dominate day one Swedish brothers Timmy and Kevin Hansen produced a harmonious display of teamwork to dominate day one of the World Rallycross Championship's British round at Silverstone...
22:34, 2019-05-25

New Silverstone surface praised but Ricciardo gives MotoGP warning Silverstone's new surface has come been praised by the majority of Formula 1 drivers, but Daniel Ricciardo says MotoGP riders will "kick up a fuss" about bumps at Brooklands...
11:00, 2019-07-13

Russell: F1 drivers made to 'look like idiots' by Silverstone wind Williams Formula 1 driver George Russell said that the unpredictable wind conditions during Friday free practice for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone could "make yourself look like an idiot"...
20:51, 2019-07-12

Newey to make British GT debut at Silverstone 500 for Multimatic Super Formula racer Harrison Newey will make his British GT debut at the Silverstone 500 this weekend, becoming the latest driver to sample the #19 Multimatic Motorsport Ford Mustang GT4...
19:00, 2019-06-03

Silverstone to host British Grand Prix until at least 2024 The historic circuit's owner has signed a five-year deal with Formula 1 after two years of uncertainty The owners of Silverstone and Formula 1 have signed a deal to keep the British Grand Prix at the historic circuit until at least 2024.  The agreement is the culmination of two years of negotiation...
21:51, 2019-07-10

British Grand Prix secured with new Silverstone deal Silverstone will continue to host the British Grand Prix, a home race for five times world champion Lewis Hamilton, beyond this weekend as part of a new deal with Formula One announced on Wednesday....
18:34, 2019-07-10

Formula 1 needs Silverstone over 'fancy' London race - Vettel Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel doubts the need for city-centre races like a London grand prix and is happier staying at Silverstone than Formula 1 trying "something fancy"...
18:51, 2019-07-21

British GP: Williams reveals new F1 bargeboard package at Silverstone Williams has arrived at Silverstone with a new bargeboard package for the British Grand Prix, as it seeks to reinvigorate a difficult Formula 1 season at its home race...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Silverstone calls news conference, new F1 deal expected Formula One and Silverstone management called a news conference at the circuit on Wednesday with a new British Grand Prix contract widely expected to be announced....
11:17, 2019-07-10

Piola: F1 teams' low-downforce changes for high-speed Silverstone As the journey to Silverstone is short for most Formula 1 teams, bringing new parts is not nearly as complex as shipping them to far-flung corners of the Earth...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Red Bull has extra "confidence" for German GP based on Silverstone form Red Bull says it is heading to this weekend's German Grand Prix with "confidence" after fighting near the front at Silverstone where engine performance is vital...
17:00, 2019-07-22

Promoted: Alex Toth-Jones impresses at British GT's Silverstone 500 Aston Martin Racing Academy driver Alex Toth-Jones impressed in the latest round of British GT at the Silverstone 500, taking Academy Motorsport's best result of the season so far...
14:17, 2019-06-14

Lewis Hamilton claims record-breaking sixth Silverstone win Lewis Hamilton won the British Formula 1 Grand Prix for a record-breaking sixth time as Mercedes secured a one-two on the Silverstone podium. The race has been hailed as the best of the F1 season so far....
23:17, 2019-07-14

Promoted: Jack Butel bullish for British GT Silverstone round A joint record 42-car field will compete in this weekend's British GT Silverstone round, with Aston Martin Racing Academy driver Jack Butel keen to impress at the famous track...
19:51, 2019-06-07

Ricciardo Silverstone corner bump MotoGP worry known pre-F1 weekend The bump at Silverstone's Brooklands corner that Daniel Ricciardo highlighted as something that could make MotoGP riders "pretty angry" was already known about before the Formula 1 weekend....
20:34, 2019-07-16

Silverstone F2: Prema's Gelael withdraws hours before feature race Prema Racing driver Sean Gelael has withdrawn from this weekend's Silverstone Formula 2 round citing 'personal reasons', after being given a grid-drop just before the first race...
16:17, 2019-07-13

Silverstone World Rallycross: Timmy Hansen becomes double winner Timmy Hansen became the first double winner of the 2019 World Rallycross Championship season at Silverstone despite losing the lead at the first corner of the final to Andreas Bakkerud...
18:17, 2019-05-26

Red Bull's Gasly: Silverstone performance a "massive step" forward Red Bull Formula 1 driver Pierre Gasly says he has made a "massive step" forward during what he feels is so far his "strongest" weekend of the season at Silverstone...
16:51, 2019-07-14

Brabham BT62: 691bhp track weapon takes on Silverstone Everywhere you look on this BT62 prototype, the attention to detail is meticulous David Brabham’s BT62 is a machine his old man, the late Sir Jack, would surely have loved. We strap in to try it It’s taken five years or 50, depending on how you look at it. It’s been five years since David Brabham...
16:17, 2019-07-14

Leo Pulcini ends Formula 3 winless streak with Silverstone victory Pre-season title favourite Leo Pulcini delivered a first win of the season and ended a dire run to give Hitech Grand Prix an FIA Formula 3 Championship double....
11:00, 2019-07-14

Silverstone signs new F1 deal to run British Grand Prix until 2024 Silverstone circuit chiefs have agreed a new five-year deal with Liberty Media, which will keep the British Grand Prix venue on the Formula 1 calendar until 2024...
20:34, 2019-07-10

2019 British GP preview: the story of Silverstone's surfacing disaster After the woes of 2018, everything is riding on freshly laid asphalt at Silverstone, including this weekend's F1 race Stuart Pringle can still boast a full head of hair, which is always a bonus for a chap in his forties. But in his case, it’s genuinely surprising. In fact, it’s a wonder his crop ha...
01:34, 2019-07-11

Controversial Silverstone DRS zone dropped for British Grand Prix The controversial Formula 1 DRS zone that included the first two sweeps of the Silverstone circuit has been dropped for this year's British Grand Pri...
21:00, 2019-07-09

New 5-year deal for British Grand Prix at Silverstone agreed Silverstone will continue to host the British Grand Prix until at least 2024 following the announcement of a new five-year deal on Wednesday       ...
17:17, 2019-07-10

British Grand Prix: Bottas heads Mercedes one-two in Silverstone FP2 Valtteri Bottas narrowly beat Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton to the fastest time in second practice for the British Grand Prix, as Mercedes moved to the top of the order...
17:00, 2019-07-12

Renault F1 junior Guan Ju Zhou takes first F2 pole at Silverstone Renault Formula 1 junior Guan Yu Zhou became the first rookie of the season to take a Formula 2 pole, topping a thrilling session for Virtuosi Racing at Silverstone...
19:01, 2019-07-12

Silverstone boss uncertain circuit will host 2020 British GP 2019 Grand Prix could be Silverstone's last Circuit manager insists a bad F1 deal would mean paralysis for Britain’s premier race track The future of the British Grand Prix remains in serious doubt despite talks continuing to sign a new deal to keep Formula 1 at Silverstone beyond this year’s rac...
14:17, 2019-07-01

London F1 race bid prompts fresh Silverstone British GP concern The escalating prospect of a Formula 1 race in London has prompted fresh concern for Silverstone amid its negotiation of a new British Grand Prix deal...
16:17, 2019-06-29

Williams back at Silverstone in his 50th year as team boss The British Grand Prix at Silverstone has always been a season's highlight for Frank Williams and this weekend is no exception even if his 50th year in the sport sees his team last and without a point....
22:00, 2019-07-12

HSCC Thundersports added to 2019 Silverstone Classic bill Sports-racing cars of the 1970s will race at the Silverstone Classic on July 26-28 after two races for the HSCC Thundersports category were added to the schedule...
18:51, 2019-06-06

Stare in Awe at Valtteri Bottas' Record Silverstone Pole Position Lap Wow, wow, wow. Qualifying for the British Grand Prix this morning wasn’t particularly mind-blowing with excitement, but Mercedes proved it was back on top by setting a new Silverstone lap record. Valtteri Bottas stormed the circuit to produce not only pole position, but absolutely obliterate Lewis H...
22:00, 2019-07-13

Silverstone F2: Aitken makes stunning late pass to win sprint race Renault Formula 1 junior Jack Aitken made a sensational late move at Brooklands stick to take the Formula 2 sprint race win in tricky conditions at Silverstone....
16:51, 2019-07-14

F1 British Grand Prix 2018: LIVE results, standings, Silverstone lap by lap race latest, TV channel Lewis Hamilton hailed one of the best moments of his Formula One career as he delivered a brilliant lap to put his Mercedes on pole position for today's British Grand Prix....
22:17, 2019-07-14

Nico Rosberg: F1 legend on Silverstone memories and his 'beautiful' retirement It is midday and the weather could not be more quintissentially Silverstone. Sunny spells with a spot of cloud cover, coupled with a brief and unexpected shower that causes panic among team bosses about which tyres to select for the fast-approaching qualifying session....
22:17, 2019-07-14

Glendale mom faces child endangerment charges after leaving 3-month-old in car GLENDALE, Ariz. (KPNX) – A mother is facing child endangerment charges for allegedly leaving her 3-month-old baby in the car while she went grocery shopping.   According to court documents, 27-year-old Jessica Marie Umtuch was arrested for child abuse and endangerment.   Last week, Glendale po...
04:00, 2019-07-20

U.S. should reject 'prejudice' on China religious rights: state media The United States should reject "prejudice" and respect facts instead of vilifying China's record on religious rights, the Communist Party newspaper People's Daily said on Saturday after fresh criticism of China's treatment of ethnic Muslims....
04:00, 2019-07-20

Saudi-led coalition starts operation to target military positions in Sanaa The Saudi-led coalition said it started an operation to target military positions in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa, according to state TV early on Saturday....
04:00, 2019-07-20

César Pelli, Argentine architect behind the Petronas Towers, dies aged 92 César Pelli, the Argentine designer behind the iconic Petronas Twin Towers in Malaysia, has died aged 92, state media and officials said on Friday, marking the passing of one of the contemporary architectural greats....
04:00, 2019-07-20

U.S. judge orders Peru ex-president Toledo held in jail as extradition sought Former Peruvian president Alejandro Toledo, facing extradition from the United States as part of a corruption investigation, was deemed a flight risk by a U.S. judge on Friday and ordered held in jail....
04:00, 2019-07-20

Cuba says fuel shortage, blackouts are temporary, being fixed Cuban authorities sought to reassure jittery citizens this week that recent power outages and a fuel shortage were due to temporary problems that were being fixed rather than a broader decline in the economy under heavier U.S. sanctions....
04:00, 2019-07-20

Britain will be considered but robust toward Iran: Hunt British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said London would respond in a considered but robust way to the seizure of a British tanker by Iranian guards, and warned that Tehran would be the biggest loser if freedom of navigation is restricted....
04:00, 2019-07-20

Live Nation cops to working with a Metallica "ticketing consultant" to sell directly to resellers There are few places on this planet that play better host to the glorious harmony between fandom, capitalism, and pure, unmitigated greed than the world of concert tickets, rife as it is with ticket resellers, middlemen, and all flavors of juicy, juicy fees. Live Nation, one of the biggest ticket se...
04:17, 2019-07-20

White House to host tech execs to talk Huawei ban: sources A White House official confirmed the meeting would take place, noting that Google and Micron would attend, but said it had been called to discuss economic matters....
04:51, 2019-07-20

Lawmakers call for Puerto Rico's governor to step down amid widespread protests on island Congressional lawmakers are siding with Puerto Ricans calling for the Carribean island's besieged Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign amid days of demonstrations and confrontations between protestors and police. ...
04:51, 2019-07-20

Brazil leader seeks greater control over cinema industry Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he wants a “filter” on the country’s audiovisual production, possibly limiting public funding to projects his administration deems fit...
05:00, 2019-07-20

Open Championship 2019, second round leaderboard: Scores after day two at Royal Portrush Ireland's Shane Lowry holds a share of the lead as we head into the weekend at The Open as Rory McIlroy put together a fine round to come agonisingly close to making the weekend....
05:17, 2019-07-20

Karsten Warholm excited to be back in London for the Anniversary Games: 'This is where it all started' World 400m hurdle champion Karsten Warholm says he is delighted to be 'back where it all started' at the London Stadium this weekend, but suggested he would not be repeating his famous Viking-helmet celebration from two years ago....
05:17, 2019-07-20

Donaldson's 9th-inning single lifts Braves over Nats 4-3 Josh Donaldson's bases-loaded single off Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning lifted the Atlanta Braves over the Washington Nationals 4-3 after Luke Jackson allowed a tying, two-run homer to Victor Robles in the top half       ...
05:51, 2019-07-20

AP Source: Pacers sign Justin Holiday to 1-year contract A person familiar with the negotiations says free agent guard Justin Holiday has agreed to a one-year contract worth $4.8 million with the Indiana Pacers       ...
05:51, 2019-07-20

Thanos Nearly Decapitated 2014 Cap and Other Things We Learned From the Writers of Avengers: Endgame One might think it’s weird that two people with names you maybe never heard of had their own Hall H panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019. But it becomes clearer when one goes over the list of movies they’ve written. Captain America: The First Avenger. Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Captain Americ...
06:00, 2019-07-20

How to use built-in design settings to quickly format an Office document You can spend a long time formatting a Word or Excel document to get just the look you want, or you can create a custom style set and click an option. You'll choose the latter once you give it a try....
06:34, 2019-07-20

Strong quake jolts Athens, three people lightly injured A magnitude 5.1 earthquake rattled the Greek capital Athens on Friday, briefly knocking out power and telecommunications in parts of the city and sending people running from buildings in panic....
06:34, 2019-07-20

Preorder and Save On an Affordable Chef's Knife From One Of Our Favorite Cookware Brands The team that brought us one of the most innovative nonstick pans we’ve ever seen is back with their latest project, a German steel chef’s knife that can last you a lifetime....
06:34, 2019-07-20

Searching for the Lost Location of the Isle of Circe, Enchantress of Odysseus It was by chance that Homer’s brave Odysseus, on his odyssey home from the Trojan War, landed on the mysterious Isle of Circe... ...
06:51, 2019-07-20

Report: FTC approves a fine for Google over YouTube kids privacy probe Google has to pay the FTC a multimillion dollar fine to settle a probe into YouTube's shortcomings when it comes to protecting kids using its service, according to The Washington Post. The agency launched an investigation into the video-sharing platf......
06:51, 2019-07-20

‘Shocking’ study says unfair games feel fair if you’re winning As someone who reads over various types of scientific research and studies on a daily basis, I feel like I have a pretty good idea of when a study has something interesting to say. When it doesn’t, I won’t bother writing about it, but a recent paper published in Science Advances offers c...
07:00, 2019-07-20

A Baltimore, Maryland Disk Jockey team puts their bodies to demonstrate the dangers of hot cars (WBAL) A Baltimore, Maryland Disk Jockey team broadcasted live from inside of a hot, closed car on Thursday to demonstrate the dangers of hot cars in the summer. When the three hosts of the morning program got into the station’s SUV, it was 81 degrees. By the end of the hour, the temperature i...
07:00, 2019-07-20

Look: Alligator caught in parking lot of Pennsylvania store Police said an alligator was caught wandering in the parking lot of a Pennsylvania store -- the fourth alligator captured in the Pittsburgh area since May....
08:17, 2019-07-20

How Jennifer Lopez, Halle Berry and other stars over 50 stay sexy On Wednesday, superstar Jennifer Lopez will add another considerable accomplishment to her list: The actor-singer-dancer is turning 50. But to look at her “Jenny From the Block”-era abs and baby-smooth skin, you’d scarcely believe that the mother of two has been alive for half a century. So what’s h...
08:17, 2019-07-20

Pak Violates Ceasefire Along Line Of Control, India Army Retaliates Pakistani forces today targeted Indian positions along the Line of Control (LoC) in Mankote and KG sectors in Jammu and Kashmir's Mendhar, after which the Indian Army also opened up on the Pakistani......
08:17, 2019-07-20

Trump renews racist criticism of Democratic congresswomen In the face of widespread criticism, US President Donald Trump has defended his racist attacks against four Democratic congresswomen. One of the president's targets said he was "spewing fascist ideology."...
08:17, 2019-07-20

Man climbs onto plane wing before takeoff at Nigeria airport An Azman Air plane had been waiting for clearance to takeoff from Lagos, Nigeria, when a man climbed onto the wing.       ...
08:51, 2019-07-20

Manny Pacquiao will silence his doubters but not Keith Thurman Manny Pacquiao has made a point in recent weeks to tell us his major motivation in his fight with Keith Thurman on Saturday night in Las Vegas is to prove he’s still an elite boxer after turning 40 last December. “People are doubting my capability at the age of 40,” Pacquiao said recently. “I have.....
08:51, 2019-07-20

Yankees’ lineup shows just how savage it is to beat Rockies Aaron Boone wasn’t around for Friday’s series opener against the Rockies, but the Yankees took advantage of their savage lineup in The Bronx again and made easy work of Colorado. With their manager serving a one-game suspension for his profane tirade directed at home plate umpire Brennan Miller on T...
08:51, 2019-07-20

What links prayers at 6am with 0 degrees longitude? The Weekend quiz From a rainbow to a bank robber, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 Which Nazi leader died in Paddington in 1981?2 What are produced at La Masia and La Fábrica?3 In publishing, what does ISBN stand for?4 Adopted in 1625, what symbol is the Dannebrog?5 Gabriele Münter was a founder member of ...
09:00, 2019-07-20

A letter to… the woman who shot my dad ‘I want you to know that some good has come out of the darkness’: the letter you always wanted to writeIt’s only now that I wonder what impact shooting my dad at point-blank range has had on you. It wasn’t a crime of passion or an act of hatred, just an accident.It was the 1950s, and my dad was a yo...
09:00, 2019-07-20

Blind date: ‘He was late. I thought I’d been stood up’ Jordan, 25, critical care nurse, meets Jack, 26, PAWhat were you hoping for?A new experience and an interesting story to tell my mum. Continue reading......
09:00, 2019-07-20

César Pelli, Designer of Iconic Buildings Around the World, Dies at 92 Mr. Pelli, whose many distinctive projects include the Petronas Twin Towers in Malaysia, tried to reconcile modernism with his interest in shape, texture and the architecture of the past....
09:34, 2019-07-20

Daredevil channeled inner Spider-Man to save his mom from fire The City of Brotherly Love has its own friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. A West Philadelphia resident was caught on camera Thursday scaling up — and then back down — the side of a 19-story building in an attempt to save his bedridden mother from a fire. “As kids we used to jump roofs,” said the man....
10:17, 2019-07-20

Ex-NSA contractor sentenced to 9 years for stolen documents BALTIMORE — A former National Security Agency contractor who stored two decades’ worth of classified documents at his Maryland home was sentenced Friday to nine years in prison. Harold Martin, 54, apologized to the federal judge who sentenced him for a theft that prosecutors have called “breathtakin...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman: Time, Pay-Per-View info for welterweight title fight Manny Pacquiao and Keith Thurman face off Saturday in a welterweight title showdown at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.       ...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Mariners' Leake lose perfect game try in 9th, blanks Angels Mike Leake of the Seattle Mariners lost his bid to pitch a perfect game on a leadoff single in the ninth inning by rookie Luis Rengifo, then finished off the Los Angeles Angels for a 10-0 win Friday night       ...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Semien has 3 extra-base hits, surging A's beat Twins 5-3 Marcus Semien led off the game with a home run and later tripled and doubled as the Oakland Athletics kept rolling, topping the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on a sweltering night       ...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Mariners' Leake loses perfect game in 9th vs Angels Mike Leake of the Seattle Mariners has lost his bid for a perfect game in the ninth inning on a leadoff single by rookie Luis Rengifo of the Los Angeles Angels       ...
10:17, 2019-07-20

WATCH: Veteran climbs flag pole, fixes American flag at Navy SEAL monument A veteran has captured the hearts of social media users after he climbed a flag pole at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront’s Navy SEAL monument to fix a loose American flag....
10:17, 2019-07-20

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 release date, price, news and leaks When Samsung announces the Galaxy Note 10 handsets on August 7, we're expecting the company to also release a new tablet as successor to the Galaxy Tab S4. It's expected to be called the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6.Why not the Galaxy Tab S5, you ask? Samsung already released the Galaxy Tab S5e, ...
10:51, 2019-07-20

Tomic's appeal against fine rejected, receives stinging rebuke "Australian Bernard Tomic\u0027s appeal to overturn a fine for not playing to \"required professional standards\" at Wimbledon earlier this month has been denied in a stinging rebuke by the Grand Slam board."...
10:51, 2019-07-20

After Iran Seizes Oil Tanker, UK Warns Ships To Avoid Hormuz Strait London on Saturday advised British ships to avoid the Strait of Hormuz for "an interim period" following Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker....
10:51, 2019-07-20

"Not My America Or Your America. Our America": Michelle Obama to Trump Former first lady Michelle Obama added her voice Friday to the Democratic outcry following President Donald Trump's attack on four ethnic minority congresswomen, saying "there's a place for all of......
10:51, 2019-07-20

Hafiz Saeed's Arrest Is "Window Dressing", Made No Difference Before: US The Trump administration on Friday expressed doubts over Pakistan's intentions in arresting terrorist Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of the 2001 parliament attack and the 2008 Mumbai attack, saying his......
10:51, 2019-07-20

Lockheed Martin Gets $1.48 Billion Saudi Missile Contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin was awarded a $1.48 billion contract to build the THAAD missile defence system for Saudi Arabia, bringing the total value of the deal to $5.36 billion, the Pentagon said on Friday....
10:51, 2019-07-20

Iran Says It Captured British Oil Tanker; UK Hits Out, Claims 2 Seized Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers in the Gulf on Friday and told Tehran to return the vessels or face consequences in the latest confrontation to ratchet up tension along a vital international......
10:51, 2019-07-20

This Is How Maryam Sharif Is Protesting Her Father Nawaz Sharif's Arrest Maryam Nawaz Sharif has found an unusual way to put forward her demand for the release of her father, former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from jail....
10:51, 2019-07-20

What your breakfast choices say about you A study, which surveyed the preferences and behaviors of 2,000 Americans, found significant differences between those who opt for something savory to eat first thing versus those eating a sweeter breakfast....
11:17, 2019-07-20

François Payard bakes a ‘Froot Loops’ cake for the age of social media Pastry chef François Payard, known for the fine French desserts he once created for KarVer and his own eponymous patisserie, has baked up something he calls an “interpretation” on American fare. Ebb & Flow, his new waterfront cafe near the One°15 Brooklyn Marina — where Payard also serves as culinar...
11:17, 2019-07-20

Passengers get stuck on Six Flags roller coaster for more than 2 hours These thrill seekers got a much scarier experience than they expected. Roller coaster passengers spent two hours stuck at the top of the ride Thursday evening at a Six Flags amusement park in Bowie, Md. The Firebird coaster came to a “controlled stop at the top of the lift hill” at 6:15 ...
11:17, 2019-07-20

Barneys considers bankruptcy as store faces uncertain future Management said it was ‘actively evaluating opportunities’ as collapse of the store would be a significant, symbolic blow to retailAs manifestations of materialism go, few embody New York over the last two decades better than Barneys, the 250,000 sq-ft fashion emporium elevated to almost spiritual s...
11:34, 2019-07-20

BP backlash and Extinction Gongs: can climate art save the world? Artists have long struggled to make environmental activism cool. A new wave of culture could make a difference In 2015, the United Nations feared that the climate crisis was reaching a point of no return, threatening our very existence. With the Paris summit round the corner and a rare opportunity t...
11:34, 2019-07-20

Scotland Yard's Twitter account breached in series of bizarre posts ‘Unauthorised access’ led to series of messages being posted and emailed to subscribers Scotland Yard’s principal Twitter account, which is followed by more than 1.2 million people and is used to provide important alerts in times of crisis, tweeted a series of bizarre messages on Friday night after ...
11:34, 2019-07-20

U.S. lawmakers demand Puerto Rico governor resign as protests roil island Several U.S. Democratic presidential candidates and lawmakers on Friday demanded Puerto Rico's governor step down over offensive chat messages, as thousands on the Caribbean island staged a seventh day of protests to seek his resignation....
11:34, 2019-07-20

40 years later, astronomers revisit the pulsar from ‘Unknown Pleasures’ The English rock band Joy Division released their debut studio album “Unknown Pleasures” 40 years ago. The front cover doesn’t feature any words, only a now iconic black and white data graph showing 80 wiggly lines representing a signal from a pulsar in space. To mark the anniversary of the album, w...
11:51, 2019-07-20

Last chance! July 20 is last day to get Target's 15% teacher discount Teachers can save 15% on select school supplies, clothes and more for Target's Teacher Prep Event through July 20. Homeschool parents can save too.       ...
11:51, 2019-07-20

UK vows 'serious consequences' if Iran doesn't release British-flagged tanker Britain warned Friday there would be "serious consequences" if Iran did not release a UK-flagged oil tanker it seized in the Strait of Hormuz Friday, the latest confrontation in the increasingly tense standoff in the important shipping route....
12:17, 2019-07-20

CBS Goes Dark on AT&T Amid a Dispute Programming from CBS went dark for about 6.6 million viewers of AT&T’s DirecTV, DirecTV Now and U-verse packages Saturday morning after the two companies couldn’t come to terms on a new distribution agreement....
12:34, 2019-07-20

| 'El Chapo' enters US supermax prison in Colorado Fallen Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was locked at the ADX federal maximum security prison in the US state of Colorado, where he will spend the rest of his days....
12:34, 2019-07-20

This Weekend's Best Sales: Revolve, Lululemon & More 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 E!. Who......
12:51, 2019-07-20

Workers in Spain’s Strawberry Fields Speak Out on Abuse Ten Moroccan women who worked as pickers have filed suits complaining of sexual harassment and assault, rape, human trafficking and labor violations....
12:51, 2019-07-20

U.K. Voters’ Frustration High as 99% Are Sidelined in Prime Minister Election With less than 1 percent of registered voters making a consequential decision at a critical time, many are questioning the foundations of their democracy....
12:51, 2019-07-20

Man Utd vs Inter Milan LIVE: International Champions Cup 2019 commentary stream, TV channel, line-ups, score prediction Manchester United are aiming for their third pre-season win on the bounce as they take on Inter Milan in the International Champions Cup on Saturday....
13:17, 2019-07-20

Eugene Scalia, Trump's labor nominee, frustrated Obama's agenda with mastery of legal minutiae President Trump’s nomination of Eugene Scalia to lead the Labor Department would put one of the private-sector attorneys most responsible for frustrating the Obama administration’s labor policy agenda in charge of the current administration’s agenda....
13:17, 2019-07-20

Five Cubans discovered on makeshift sailboat in Florida Keys, US Coast Guard says Members of the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted a makeshift sailboat off the coast of the Florida Keys on Friday afternoon and discovered five Cuban nationals on board, officials said....
13:51, 2019-07-20

Ben Kinchlow, longtime co-host of ‘The 700 Club,’ Air Force vet, dies at 82 Ben Kinchlow, the longtime co-host of “The 700 Club” who oversaw the show’s humanitarian relief agency, Operation Blessing, has died, the Christian Broadcasting Network announced this week. He was 82....
13:51, 2019-07-20

Arsenal vs Fiorentina lineups: Confirmed team news and predicted XIs for International Champions Cup 2019 Unai Emery has named two completely different starting lineups for the Arsenal's two opening pre-season games, and should ring the changes once again on Saturday against Fiorentina....
14:00, 2019-07-20

Trump report card: Undermined by three words, ‘Send Her Back’ This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump working his way out of his harsh words directed at Rep. Ilhan Omar, the Somali-born Democrat with her own toxic criticism of the president, the U.S. and Israel....
14:17, 2019-07-20

Government Seeks To Tap Foreign Lenders For Loans To Small Firms: Report The official said the government plans to source up to Rs 1 lakh crore of loans from foreign institutions becausebanks were not in a position to provide enough capital for the small business sector,......
14:34, 2019-07-20

Sheila Dikshit's Last Rites Tomorrow, Body Taken To Her Home Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit's last rites will be performed on Sunday morning, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said today. Ms Dikshit died today of a cardiac arrest at a Delhi......
14:51, 2019-07-20

Sheila Dikshit, Chief Minister For 15 Years, Known For Transforming Delhi Veteran Congress leader Sheila Dikshit passed away in a Delhi hospital today at the age of 81 after suffering a cardiac arrest. A three-time former Chief Minister of Delhi and former Governor of......
14:51, 2019-07-20

China Asks India To Join Fight Against "Unilateralism, Protectionism" China has said it values India's concerns on the bilateral trade imbalance and is willing to discuss new approaches to address the issue and asked New Delhi to join Beijing in its fight against......
14:51, 2019-07-20

Sheila Dikshit, Three-Time Delhi Chief Minister, Dies At 81 Veteran Congress leader Sheila Dikshit, who was the longest serving chief minister of Delhi, has died of a cardiac arrest at a hospital in Delhi. She was 81....
14:51, 2019-07-20

18 Inventory-Recommended Things to Buy From Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale Suffice to say, there’s a lot to sift through at Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale, happening now. But don’t stress; we’ve pulled out just a few of our favorite pieces for you to peruse as you look to update your wardrobe for fall....
14:51, 2019-07-20

Fortnite Event: What time is Fortnite Event Today? When does Season 9 live event start? Fortnite will be making its latest event go live today, and it looks like it'll include a massive battle between a big robot and a big monster - affectionately named Cattus and Doggus. Here's what you need to know....
15:00, 2019-07-20

Apollo 11: 1969 sports world celebrated Celtics and Mets, mourned Rocky's death To celebrate 50 years since Apollo 11 moon landing, USA TODAY looks at 1969 sports, when MLB added four teams and basketball dynasty took victory lap.       ...
15:00, 2019-07-20

Hernandez scores winner for Leeds in injury time Attacking midfielder Pablo Hernandez scored in the fifth minute of injury time on Saturday to give Leeds a 2-1 win over the A-League's Western Sydney Wanderers       ...
15:00, 2019-07-20

Rugby Championship 2019 live stream: how to watch every rugby game online from anywhere This year's Rugby Championship looks set to serve as an intriguing precursor to the forthcoming World Cup in Japan, with Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Argentina once again lock horns for bragging rights across the southern hemisphere.The 2019 instalment of the tournament, which has b...
15:00, 2019-07-20

Conspiracy theorist punched by Buzz Aldrin still insists moon landing was fake Bart Sibrel, a filmmaker and conspiracy theorist punched by Buzz Aldrin, has centered his career around disproving the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969.        ...
15:17, 2019-07-20

CORRECTED-Tanzania to buy new Airbus, De Havilland planes for national carrier Tanzania's government will buy two new Airbus jets and one plane from De Havilland Canada as part of a fleet expansion plan for the national flag carrier, the president said on Thursday....
15:34, 2019-07-20

Apollo 11: 50 years on, the world celebrates the Moon landing On July 20, 1969, millions of people around the world watched on TV as Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong took his historic step into the pages of history....
16:17, 2019-07-20

Marvel Memories: See Your Favorite Heroes' Comic-Con Appearances Over the Years Comic-Con 2019 is officially underway. For the past few days, fans from across the globe have gathered at the San Diego Convention Center in California to celebrate superheroes, sci-fi......
16:34, 2019-07-20

New Twitter Still Has Old Twitter's Problems This week, Twitter unveiled a redesigned version of its website, greeting desktop users with a new appearance and added features including dedicated pages for bookmarks and exploring topics....
16:34, 2019-07-20

Justin Bieber Calls on President Trump to ‘Let Those Kids Out of Cages,’ While Thanking Him for Helping A$AP Rocky Justin Bieber has weighed in on the border crises and A$AP Rocky’s Swedish incarceration with one tweet. On Friday evening, President Trump tweeted that he would help to free rapper A$AP Rocky from a Swedish jail at the request of Kanye West. In response, pop star Justin Bieber thanked the Pre...
17:17, 2019-07-20

Farewell to the V12: celebrating the endangered engine S65's V12 is based on the normally aspirated 1998 M137 5.8-litre engine first used in the S600, in which it developed just 362bhp and 391lb ft of torque The days of the V12 are numbered. We prepare to bid farewell to this most glorious of engine configurations and look at why it’s so special Some...
17:17, 2019-07-20

Jaguar Land Rover and BMW to extend alliance plans The two firms are set to extend recently agreed deal into sharing petrol, diesel and hybrid engines, according to Autocar sources The recently agreed alliance between Jaguar Land Rover and BMW is set to be extended to include internal combustion engines, a source with knowledge of recent high-level...
17:17, 2019-07-20

BS6 Fuel Now Covers 60% Of NCR, Will Reach 80% By October: Report Sale of Bharat Stage VI (BS6) fuel has reportedly expanded to 60 per cent of the country National Capital Region (NCR). According to the report published by ET Auto, sale of BS6 compliant petrol and......
17:17, 2019-07-20

Iran calls seizure of British vessel a response to Royal Marines impounding Iranian tanker A spokesman of Iran’s Guardian Council was quoted in the semi-official Fars news agency saying: “The rule of reciprocal action is well-known in international law.”...
17:51, 2019-07-20

The 22 best things to buy at Anthropologies massive weekend sale Anthropologie's Anthro Day sale is here, so for today only you can save big on all your favorite bohemian apparel, accessories, and home items.       ...
17:51, 2019-07-20

What to do when back to school bites you in the budget Back to school ready? After replacing worn-out erasers, outgrown clothes and an outdated laptop, you may still feel the financial pinch.       ...
17:51, 2019-07-20

‘Fortnite’ is branching out into original video programming In a letter to shareholders earlier this year, Netflix acknowledged what might have seemed at the time like a surprising fact: “We compete with (and lose to) Fortnite more than HBO,” the streaming video giant admitted. So much of the commentary around Netflix tends to pit it against the ...
17:51, 2019-07-20

A massive $70 million Netflix deal may finally lure Eddie Murphy back to stand-up comedy For years, veteran comics like Neal Brennan and Chris Rock have lamented the fact that Eddie Murphy has been on a prolonged hiatus from the stand-up game. Though Murphy never addressed his absence from stand-up directly, there have long been rumblings that he was hesitant to return to the stage out ...
17:51, 2019-07-20

Man Dies At Tomorrowland Electro Fest In Belgium A man attending Belgium's Tomorrowland festival, one of the world's biggest electronic music events, collapsed and was later declared dead in hospital, organisers and medical sources said Saturday....
18:00, 2019-07-20

All the Marvelous Cosplay We Spotted at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Day 2 You wanted the cosplay, you’ve got the cosplay! San Diego Comic-Con is now in full swing, and fans are out in force with their best looks. Our latest video and photos highlight folks serving total cosplay realness on the con floor and around San Diego. Get ready: These cosplayers are bringing their ...
18:00, 2019-07-20

Fact-Checking Trump’s Claims That Democrats Are Radical Socialists The president wants to portray his opponents as steering the country in a dangerous direction. But what does it mean to be a socialist — and to what degree do Democrats fit the definition?...
18:17, 2019-07-20

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: highs, lows and moments of mayhem From basketball-style thrillers to great goals and Algeria’s final triumph we pick the highlights from a hectic tournamentAlgeria’s quarter-final victory against Ivory Coast felt like two top sides going head to head, the tension cranking up after Jonathan Kodjia’s equaliser and both teams hellbent ...
18:34, 2019-07-20

President Trump addresses A$AP Rocky's Sweden arrest, offers to 'personally vouch for his bail' President Trump said in a tweet he'd be calling Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven about rapper A$AP Rocky, who has been detained since June 30.        ...
18:34, 2019-07-20

Like a natural woman: why taboos about discussing the female body are dying Periods, miscarriage and menopause were traditionally ‘private topics’. A raft of new books is changing thatWhen comedian Eleanor Thom first decided to write about her life with endometriosis, a long-term and often incredibly painful gynaecological condition, she did so because “I felt that this was...
18:51, 2019-07-20

Oti Mabuse: ‘When was I happiest? When I realised I was meant to be a dancer’ The Strictly Come Dancing professional on quitting engineering, and her penchant for spare ribs and positive thinkingBorn in South Africa, Mabuse, 28, began dancing as a young child. After studying civil engineering at university, she moved to Europe to become a competitive Latin and ballroom dancer...
18:51, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong police make 'largest seizure' of explosives Hong police have made the "largest seizure" of explosives on the eve of the latest protests of extradition bill allowing some extradition to mainland China....
19:17, 2019-07-20

Cities' officials urge residents to take precautions during grueling heat wave The dangerous heat wave that is producing some of the highest temperatures in years in the eastern U.S. has already made its presence felt in the form of emergency and code red declarations and major event cancellations....
19:17, 2019-07-20

Recommended Reading: The race back to the Moon Dueling superpowers, rival billionaires. Inside the new race to the Moon Jeffrey Kluger, Time SpaceX, Blue Origin and others are in a heated battle to help NASA return the US to the Moon. Time takes an in-depth look at the new space race and the k......
19:34, 2019-07-20

Did Frankenstein go to the Moon? There's a mystery at the heart of the first Moon landing. And no, it's not whether the whole thing was staged. Instead, historians are wondering whether a small company in Manchester helped NASA design its iconic Apollo 11 spacesuit....
19:34, 2019-07-20

The Greatest Leap, part 5: Saving the crew of Apollo 13 Video shot by Joshua Ballinger, edited and produced by Jing Niu and David Minick. Click here for transcript. As Apollo 13 astronaut Fred Haise floated in the tunnel snaking between the Lunar Module and Command Module, he heard—and felt—a loud bang. Around him, the two vehicles began to contort. T...
19:34, 2019-07-20

Fox News Host Tells Geraldo Rivera: 'I Can Tell You to Go Back Where You Came From' Conservative keister-kisser and cartoon villain mustache-wearer Geraldo Rivera appeared to be shocked by racist comments during an appearance on the official channel of racists as he was talking about racism to someone who was defending y’all’s racist president....
19:34, 2019-07-20

Democrats' Emoluments Lawsuit Seeking Trump Financial Records Hits a Snag Efforts by congressional Democrats to subpoena President Donald Trump’s financial records are facing another legal setback after a federal appeals court sent the case back to a lower court....
19:34, 2019-07-20

U.S. State Department says concerned by reports of Chinese interference in South China Sea The U.S. State Department said on Saturday it is concerned by reports of China's interference with oil and gas activities in the South China Sea, including Vietnam's long-standing exploration and production activities....
19:34, 2019-07-20

UPDATE 1-British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days -statement British Airways suspended flights to Cairo for seven days starting on Saturday to allow for an assessment of security there, the airline said in a statement, giving no details about what had prompted the move....
19:51, 2019-07-20

Beauty queen, a Trump fan, dethroned after conservative views ruled 'insensitive,' she says A beauty queen known for her pro-Trump conservative views was stripped of her Miss Michigan title and dismissed from the Miss World America pageant this week after the organization found her social media presence “offensive, insensitive and inappropriate.”  ...
19:51, 2019-07-20

|Howtosurviveaslowpropertymarket The challenges for buyers and sellers in the slow property market are not surmountable, says an estate agent, who offers some tips on how to approach it....
20:00, 2019-07-20

One of the darker times of Mariano Rivera’s legendary run Aaron Boone’s remembrance of his time with Mariano Rivera on the eve of the closer’s entrance into the Hall of Fame included some reality. “I remember when I got traded here at the deadline in ‘03, he went through a stretch where he’d blown a couple saves or had a couple of rough outings,’’ Bo...
20:00, 2019-07-20

Scary injury forces boxer Maxim Dadashev into brain surgery Russian boxer Maxim Dadashev had part of his skull removed during a two-hour brain surgery following a loss to Puerto Rico’s Subriel Matias on Friday, reports say. Dadashev, 28, was rushed to the University of Maryland Hospital in Prince George County after he was seen leaving the arena on a s...
20:00, 2019-07-20

Mario Maker Contest: Short And Sweet “Brevity is the soul of wit.” This is a famous line written by some dude named Shakespeare. Anyways, what it basically means is the best Mario Maker levels don’t waste your time. They are short, sweet and creative. At least, I think that’s what he meant. Regardless, let’s make some short Mario level...
20:00, 2019-07-20

Trump says he 'vouches' for detained U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky's release in Sweden U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would vouch for the bail of detained American rapper A$AP Rocky, who was arrested in Sweden in connection with a street fight that occurred in June....
20:34, 2019-07-20

Karsten Warholm smashes European 400m hurdles record at London Anniversary Games Norway's Karsten Warholm was the star on day one of this weekend's Anniversary Games in London, as home favourite Laura Muir continued her terrific recent form with a dominant win in the 1500m....
20:34, 2019-07-20

Vatican begins examination of bones found in cemetery in a bid to solve mysterious disappearance of girl The Vatican is making yet another effort to solve the mystery of the 1983 disappearance of the 15-year-old daughter of a Vatican employee after bones were found at a Vatican City cemetery last week....
20:34, 2019-07-20

Christen Press On Her Ill-Conceived Partnership With Barstool Sports: "I Wasn't Familiar With The Site" After a week of ducking questions about the origins of her regrettable World Cup victory parade partnership with the racist and misogynist clown show that is Barstool Sports, Christen Press finally responded last night. It will surprise no one that Barstool’s version of events was misleading....
20:51, 2019-07-20

Blue Jays' Danny Jansen Sacrificed His Mustache Mid-Game For An RBI Single Danny Jansen was missing out on the offensive fun his teammates were getting into on Friday as the Blue Jays were absolutely steamrolling the Tigers. While his team had gotten up to a 9-0 lead in the top of the sixth, Jansen had started the game going 0-for-3 from the plate....
20:51, 2019-07-20

Weekend Motorsports Roundup: June 20-21, 2019 Welcome to the Jalopnik Weekend Motorsports Roundup, where we let you know what’s going on in the world of racing, where you can see it, and where you can talk about it all in one convenient place. Where else would you want to spend your weekend?...
21:00, 2019-07-20

Mom of two was misdiagnosed with cancer, endured chemo and surgery before the mistake was found A mother-of-two from England was misdiagnosed with cancer three years ago, with doctors telling her she had a particularly aggressive form of the disease that would require intense treatment and surgery. It took months before the hospital realized the mistake. The patient, Sarah Boyle, underwent che...
22:00, 2019-07-20

Missing out on Hall of Fame doesn't upset former pitcher Tommy John. He's too busy playing golf Former MLB pitcher Tommy John says he doesn't worry about missing out on the Hall of Fame. He is too busy thinking his way through a round of golf.       ...
22:51, 2019-07-20

Massive heat wave bakes central, eastern U.S., with sweaty night ahead A gargantuan heat wave hunkered down over the central and eastern United States on Saturday, sending residents to cooling centers and inflicting on Washington a heat index of 106 degrees F (41 C) with even steamier conditions in the forecast....
23:00, 2019-07-20

Border agents use tear gas to stop nearly 50 undocumented migrants who stormed Rio Grande bridge U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents had to use tear gas and pepper spray early Saturday to stop nearly 50 “undocumented individuals” from illegally entering the U.S....
23:00, 2019-07-20

Hong Kong police seize huge explosives cache ahead of rallies One man has been arrested after "very powerful" explosives were found at a storage unit used by a pro-independence group. Weeks of sometimes violent protests spurred a fresh rally calling on police to restore order....
23:00, 2019-07-20

President Trump’s 2020 Campaign Is Now Selling Plastic Straws: ‘Liberal Paper Straws Don’t Work’ President Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign store sells “Make America Great Again” hats, T-shirts, cups, towels and even dog leashes. But one of its newest items might be one of the campaign’s biggest attempt to troll the other side: Trump-branded plastic straws. According to the ...
23:34, 2019-07-20

Neil Armstrong's Buzz Aldrin photo is unparalleled in art Few would deny that Neil Armstrong's shot of fellow astronaut Buzz Aldrin is one of the most famous and compelling photos ever taken. What makes it so iconic? Of course, he had access to a place that only 11 other human beings have been, but there's......
23:51, 2019-07-20

The Great Hack: the film that goes behind the scenes of the Facebook data scandal This week, a Netflix documentary on Cambridge Analytica sheds light on one of the most complex scandals of our time. Carole Cadwalladr, who broke the story and appears in the film, looks at the fallout – and finds ‘surveillance capitalism’ out of control Related: Arron Banks threatens Netflix over G...
00:00, 2019-07-21

Manchester United reject Internazionale’s £54m bid for Romelu Lukaku • Antonio Conte confirms club’s ongoing interest after friendly• United beat Inter 1-0 thanks to Mason Greenwood’s goalManchester United have rejected a £54m bid from Internazionale for Romelu Lukaku and informed the Italian club it will need a significantly higher offer to succeed in luring the pla...
00:00, 2019-07-21

Listen, bend and stretch: how Japan fell in love with exercise on the radio Millions join in a mass rajio taisō workout broadcast daily for nearly 70 years“One, two, three, four … five, six, seven, eight …” That is the cue for half a dozen people braving a humid morning at Kamezuka park in Tokyo to bend, stretch, jump, and run on the spot. The group’s personal trainer is a ...
00:00, 2019-07-21

Petronas Towers architect Cesar Pelli dies Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli — the creator of several of the world's tallest towers — has died at the age of 92. The designer of Malaysia's Petronas Towers, Pelli leaves a legacy that spans continents....
00:34, 2019-07-21

On Apollo 11 anniversary, Pence announces that Orion capsule for manned Moon missions is ready for debut flight Speaking at Kennedy Space Center on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, Vice President Mike Pence announced that the Orion capsule that will take American astronauts back to the Moon is ready....
01:00, 2019-07-21

U.S.-South Korean military exercise to proceed: top South Korean official A top South Korean official on Saturday said a U.S.-South Korean military exercise would go ahead as planned next month, denying Pyongyang's charges that holding it would breach an agreement made between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....
01:34, 2019-07-21

Nigeria president condemns latest killings in northwestern Sokoto state Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari condemns the killing of 37 people by bandits in the northwestern state of Sokoto, his spokesman said in a statement....
01:34, 2019-07-21

Italian magistrate who led 'Clean Hands' graft probes dies Francesco Saverio Borrelli, the Italian magistrate who headed the "Clean Hands" corruption investigations in the early 1990s that swept away an entire political class, has died, his family said on Saturday....
01:34, 2019-07-21

'Shop Contest: Switch Lites For Everyone, Winners! The new Switch console, the Switch Lite, looks like a pretty piece of candy. I want one, even though I don’t need one. I assumed others felt this way, so I asked you wonderful people to hand out Switch Lites to anyone you felt like. I got a lot of great images!...
01:51, 2019-07-21

Lowry breaks course record to seize control at The Open "If there were any nerves concealed behind Shane Lowry\u0027s thick beard they had no impact on his golf as the Irishman took the British Open by the scruff of the neck with a sensational course record in Saturday\u0027s third round."...
01:51, 2019-07-21

Iraqi troops moves to smash last remnants of Islamic State A military operation is underway to clear out the last traces of the Islamic State from Iraq. Iraq’s military said Saturday its troops launched an operation aimed at eliminating the terror group in areas around Baghdad. It was the second phase of an operation dubbed “Will to Victory,” which started ...
01:51, 2019-07-21

Oliver Stone asked Vladimir Putin to be his daughter’s godfather Was Oliver stoned? In a scene more bizarre than any of this conspiracy theories, Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone asked Russian President Vladimir Putin to be his 22-year-old daughter’s godfather. “Does she want to become an Orthodox Christian?” Putin said when Stone suggested the idea duri...
01:51, 2019-07-21

Asian Games: India's Mixed Team Relay Silver To Be Upgraded To Gold India's 4x400m mixed relay team of Mohammad Anas, Hima Das, Arokia Rajiv and M R Poovamma had won the silver at the Asian Games in Jakarta last year....
01:51, 2019-07-21

Golf: Portrush goes wild for Ireland's Lowry as final-round test awaits They chanted his name, they rose as one for a standing ovation and long after Shane Lowry had departed the 18th green to sign for a course-record 63, the crowd were still following him across the course, singing and celebrating with abandon....
02:00, 2019-07-21

Golf: Koepka welcomes wild Open weather forecast for final round Brooks Koepka is well-placed to complete one of the greatest major seasons as he goes into the final round of the British Open in equal fourth place on Sunday....
02:00, 2019-07-21

Cycling: I felt weak, Thomas admits after Tour's first mountain test Champion Geraint Thomas admitted he felt "quite weak" as he lost further ground on race leader Julian Alaphilippe and other top contenders in the first big mountain test of the Tour de France on Saturday....
02:00, 2019-07-21

Patricio denies Manchester City as Wolves win Asia Trophy "Rui Patricio saved three penalties as Wolves defeated Manchester City to claim the Premier League Asia Trophy 3-2 in a penalty shootout in Shanghai after a 0-0 draw on Saturday."...
02:00, 2019-07-21

Wiggins: It's not all over for G, despite Tourmalet torment "Despite suffering on the Tourmalet on a brutal Stage 14 of the 2019 Tour de France on Saturday, Geraint Thomas is still in with a shout of retaining his yellow jersey, according to Bradley Wiggins."...
02:17, 2019-07-21

Thomas cracks as Pinot edges dogged Alaphilippe on the Tourmalet "Thibaut Pinot led home a glorious French one-two on the mythical Col du Tourmalet as compatriot Julian Alaphilippe strengthened his grip on the yellow jersey after defending champion Geraint Thomas cracked one kilometre from the summit in Stage 14."...
02:17, 2019-07-21

Peacock targets further improvement after Anniversary Games win "Double Paralympic champion Jonnie Peacock warned there was plenty of room for improvement despite a comprehensive T44-47-64 100m victory at the 2019 Anniversary Games."...
02:17, 2019-07-21

Johannes leads New York to 83-78 win over Los Angeles Rookie Marine Johannes scored 17 points, making all six of her shots, to lead the New York Liberty to an 83-78 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks on Saturday       ...
02:17, 2019-07-21

Dillian Whyte claims interim WBC heavyweight title with win over Óscar Rivas • Whyte wins unanimous decision after ninth-round knock down• Dave Allen taken to hospital following defeat to David PriceDillian Whyte got off the floor to beat Oscar Rivas to claim the interim WBC heavyweight and finally emerge from the shadow of Anthony Joshua. However he may still face a lengthy...
02:34, 2019-07-21

‘It’s brutal’: Heat wave across half the US cancels events NEW YORK (AP) — Americans from Texas to Maine sweated out a steamy Saturday as a heat wave canceled events from festivals to horse races and pushed New York City to order steps to avoid straining the electrical system. The National Weather Service said “a dangerous heat wave” sent temperatures into ...
02:51, 2019-07-21

Trump relished rally chant, Ocasio-Cortez tells constituents in Queens U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said on Saturday that President Donald Trump relished a chant by the crowd at a campaign rally this week that called for a Democratic congresswoman to be sent back where she came from....
02:51, 2019-07-21

PS5 Game Update is BAD news for Xbox Scarlett as PlayStation prepare new game for next-gen The Blood and Truth Developers SIE London Studio have recently put out job positions at the studio, could they be staffing the team for their next VR title....
03:17, 2019-07-21

2019 MLB Hall of Fame inductions: How to watch, inductees Six Major League Baseball legends, including former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame this weekend....
03:17, 2019-07-21

UPDATE 5-British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days British Airways and Lufthansa abruptly suspended flights to Cairo from Saturday over security concerns, but giving no details about what may have prompted the move....
03:51, 2019-07-21

Marvel Just Revealed Release Dates and Logos for Its Disney+ Series Marvel Studios is dropping all kinds of news out of San Diego Comic-Con, you didn’t think they’d forget their big heroes heading to the little screen did you?Read more......
04:34, 2019-07-21

Pacifist constitution reform at stake as Japan goes to polls Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc was forecast to win a solid majority in an upper house election on Sunday that could determine whether his dream of revising the post-war, U.S.-drafted pacifist constitution can be kept alive....
04:51, 2019-07-21

Panama says withdrawing flag from tanker towed to Iran, cites violations Panama's maritime authority said on Saturday it had begun the process of withdrawing the registration of an oil tanker called MT Riah, which was towed to Iran after it disappeared from ship tracking maps in the Strait of Hormuz on July 14....
04:51, 2019-07-21

Urquidy dominates struggling Rangers in Astros' 6-1 win José Urquidy threw seven dominant innings for his first major league win and Yuli Gurriel hit a three-run homer, sending the Houston Astros to a 6-1 victory over the skidding Texas Rangers       ...
05:34, 2019-07-21

Red Sox go on offensive, hit 3 HRs in 17-6 rout of Orioles Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a pair of three-run homers, Mookie Betts homered and had three RBIs, and the Boston Red Sox used their most prolific offensive performance of the year to blow out the Baltimore Orioles 17-6       ...
05:34, 2019-07-21

Griner scores 17, Mercury beat Wings 70-66 Brittney Griner had 17 points and eight rebounds, DeWanna Bonner added 14 points, and the Phoenix Mercury beat the Dallas Wings 70-66       ...
05:34, 2019-07-21

Ahead Of Chandrayaan Take 2, ISRO's Track Record Inspires Confidence Despite the recent disappointment of an aborted launch for its high-profile lunar mission, the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO's track record remains one of the most enviable among space......
06:01, 2019-07-21

Volunteers ‘stuff the bus’ for TUSD kids TUCSON – Volunteers helped ‘stuff the bus’ for kids in southern Arizona’s largest school district. The annual Stuff the Bus drive was hosted by the Educational Enrichment Foundation. Volunteers collected school supplies at five different Walmart locations across the city. “This is just overwhelming,...
06:34, 2019-07-21

Isolated showers near border, but Tucson remains dry TUCSON – It was another hot and dry day across the Tucson metro. Heat watches, warnings, and advisories continue to impact sections of the Midwest and East coast. Back in Southern Arizona, temperatures remain above average. Today’s daytime in Tucson hit 105 degrees, and the average high...
06:34, 2019-07-21

Private investigator has spent a decade on Jeffrey Epstein's trail When Detective Michael Fisten hung up his badge after 30 years in law enforcement and started a new career as a private investigator, he thought his first case wouldn't last more than a couple of weeks....
06:51, 2019-07-21

'Fortnite' winds down season nine with a giant-sized battle Epic is still finding ways to mark Fortnite's season transitions in grand style. The studio just finished a "Final Showdown" event for the end of season nine that interrupted the battle royale with a brawl between a giant monster and an equally mass......
06:51, 2019-07-21

Blizzard co-founder Frank Pearce is leaving the gaming company Another Blizzard co-founder is stepping away from the company. Just a few months after Mike Morhaime left his role as Blizzard CEO and president, his fellow founder Frank Pearce has announced that he's also hanging up his hat as Chief Development Off......
06:51, 2019-07-21

'Westworld' season 3 trailer shows robots venturing beyond the park HBO has released the first full trailer for Westworld's third season, and it's clear that there's much, much more to see than what you caught in the teaser. The clip shows a future city where the park robots have slipped into human society, with Dol......
06:51, 2019-07-21

The Doctor Strange sequel is called Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness, and that's amazing The MCU has been flirting with the idea of a multi-verse for a while now—most notably in the recent Spider-Man: Far From Home, but also courtesy of all the time travel and quantum realm nonsense popping up in the last few Avengers films. Now, it looks like the ol’ 616 is finally ready to stretch its...
06:51, 2019-07-21

Marvel finally confirms The Eternals, starring Richard Madden, Angelina Jolie, and Kumail Nanjiani This evening, during its San Diego Comic-Con panel, Marvel Studios finally confirmed one of its many poorly kept secrets, announcing that Chloé Zhao is going to direct a movie based on Jack Kirby’s The Eternals. The movie is set for November 2020, and Marvel also kindly confirmed all of the casting ...
06:51, 2019-07-21

Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings to show Marvel fans the real Mandarin, at last One of the best bait-and-switches in the entire first decade of the MCU was the trick pulled in Iron Man 3, when Ben Kingsley—supposedly credited as classic Iron Man villain The Mandarin, wielder of magical rings and some pretty hoary old stereotypes—was revealed to just be an actor distracting Tony...
06:51, 2019-07-21

The Snowpiercer series trailer finally pulls into the station TNT’s Snowpiercer adaptation has had its share of difficulties, derailments we’ve documented in these same internet pages. The series, which stars Daveed Diggs as one of the passengers caught up in the perpetual motion machine that is capitalism, lost a showrunner (Josh Friedman, who’s co-writing bo...
06:51, 2019-07-21

It's a new world in the first season 3 Westworld trailer Westworld creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy shared a whole host of details about the series’ upcoming third season in a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, assuring viewers frustrated with its myriad of puzzle boxes that “this season is a little less of a guessing game.” Good, because it ...
06:51, 2019-07-21

Pentagon sees high risk of ‘unintended conflict’ with Iran U.S. military officials see a high risk of “unintended conflict” with Iran due to rising tensions in the Persian Gulf, according to top Pentagon official....
07:00, 2019-07-21

Hall of Fame experience worth the wait for Mike Mussina COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Mike Mussina didn’t mind the wait. Six years was nothing to the former Yankees and Orioles pitcher. He was thrilled he didn’t have to hold out any longer. “I was as surprised as anyone [to get in],” he said Saturday, the day before entering the National Baseball Hall of Fame alon...
07:00, 2019-07-21

Sam Darnold is ready to be everything Jets envisioned The Jets threw Sam Darnold to the wolves, and he survived. He survived the growing pains rookie quarterbacks endure, survived and advanced with a flourish by the time the season ended. They all have to crawl before they can walk, and now there is no reason why Darnold should not be ready to run. He....
07:00, 2019-07-21

Model claims former Afghan defense minister’s son raped her The wealthy son of the former Afghan defense minister stalked and raped a Manhattan fashion model after she rejected him, she charges in a shocking lawsuit. Sarah Goolden, a stunning blonde who’s modeled everything from lacy underwear to designer duds, accuses Hamed Wardak of attacking her twice dur...
07:34, 2019-07-21

Iran's actions are an 'illegal interference' - UK tells UN Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker in the Strait of Hormuz "constitutes illegal interference", the UK has said in a letter to the United Nations Security Council....
08:00, 2019-07-21

5 family members on vacation killed in 3-vehicle crash that injured 7 Five people have been killed and seven have been hospitalized after a three-vehicle crash in South Texas.        ...
08:00, 2019-07-21

After international outrage, veteran to keep home that was auctioned over $236 tax bill Disabled veteran Jim Boerner, whose Mesa mobile home was seized and sold at auction, will get to stay under new deal.        ...
08:00, 2019-07-21

For Boris Johnson’s Clan, Blood Is Thicker Than Political Conviction Cast as something between the Kennedys and the Kardashians, the relatives of the pro-Brexit juggernaut likely to become the next U.K. prime minister don’t always share his views....
08:34, 2019-07-21

Zelenskiy's party in spotlight as Ukraine holds snap parliament election Ukrainians started to vote in a snap parliamentary election on Sunday that could consolidate the power of new President Volodymyr Zelenskiy and hand the novice politician a stronger mandate for driving change in the war-scarred nation....
08:51, 2019-07-21

Don’t be afraid to shine in eco glitter | Funmi Fetto Bring out your inner sparkle with disco eye makeup. Plus, a soothing aftersun balm and three hair and skin savers for the beachUnless you suffer from sparklophobia, there is something magical about light-reflective grains redolent of 70s discos. Alas, most are plastic, aka, planet destroyers. Still,...
08:51, 2019-07-21

Nigel Slater’s chilled desserts for summer Skip pudding and have these iced treats as a cool surpriseHowever dear I hold dessert, it is rarely on my mind as Sunday lunch draws to a close. I usually quit after the main dish and grab a piece of cheese, a square of thin, dark chocolate or a peach. More fun, I think, is to wait a couple of hours...
08:51, 2019-07-21

High heat: Majors gripped by Saturday scorcher Saturday was a scorcher across the major leagues, with many teams forgoing batting practice and with ballparks deploying misters in an attempt to keep fans cool....
09:17, 2019-07-21

Arsenal 3 Fiorentina 0: Eddie Nketiah and Joe Willock strike in International Champions Cup victory Eddie Nketiah continued his impressive pre-season goal-scoring streak with a match-winning brace in Arsenal's 3-0 victory over Fiorentina on Saturday....
09:17, 2019-07-21

Maximum Security survives Kentucky Derby deja vu to win Haskell OCEANPORT, N.J. — Maximum Security captured the $1 million Haskell Invitational and, unlike the Kentucky Derby, survived a steward’s inquiry Saturday night. It capped a long day that included a major delay triggered by intense heat and safety concerns for the horses and riders that led to the cancel...
09:51, 2019-07-21

DJ LeMahieu shows Yankees why he’s ‘a Gold Glover’ DJ LeMahieu had another outstanding game, with three hits and a walk. He also showed his defensive versatility with fine plays at both third base and first base, after taking over for the Luke Voit, who was hit in the face with a pitch in the fourth inning. LeMahieu said he’s getting “more and more....
09:51, 2019-07-21

Manny Pacquiao defeats Keith Thurman by split decision LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao knocked down Keith Thurman in the first round and persevered for an exciting split-decision victory Saturday night, adding a third straight win to his career resurgence after turning 40 years old. Pacquiao (62-7-2) dropped his previously unbeaten opponent with a combinatio...
09:51, 2019-07-21

Jets to see new faces and familiar one in transitioning AFC East With NFL training camps opening next week, The Post’s looks at the 2019 AFC East the Jets will face this season. Bills Coach: Sean McDermott (third season) Biggest newcomers: Buffalo bolstered the offensive line in front of second-year QB Josh Allen by signing Mitch Morse, Spencer Long and drafting ...
09:51, 2019-07-21

Diabetes Diet: 4 Millet Recipes For A Diabetic-Friendly Filling Breakfast Millets are food grains that may help diabetics regulate blood sugar levels, due to the presence of high quality carbohydrates, fibre and high levels of protein in them. Here are 4 breakfast recipes......
10:34, 2019-07-21

Tell us about your pop culture weekend: July 19-21 Our weekly thought-starter asks you (and us) a simple question each week: What pop culture did you consume this weekend, and what did you think of it? If you have suggestions for AVQ&A questions, big or small, you can email them to us here....
10:34, 2019-07-21

The boy has progressed from Baby Shark to Night Garden Iggle Piggle, Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka and the rest have got my young son completely enthralledMy son’s attention span has settled in a bit, and for the first time he’s showing an interest in regular television. His months-long obsession with Baby Shark is well-documented, but that dropped off once h...
11:17, 2019-07-21

The Observer view: fifty years on, the real meaning of the lunar landing is becoming clear | Observer editorial Within a few years, a manned space station will orbit the moon and later a colony could be built on its surfaceWhen Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their first careful steps on the moon’s surface 50 years ago this weekend, they transformed humanity’s place in the cosmos. We stopped being distant...
11:17, 2019-07-21

Heat Wave Bakes Central, Eastern US; Residents Go To "Cooling Centres" A gargantuan heat wave hunkered down over the central and eastern United States on Saturday, sending residents to cooling centers and inflicting on Washington a heat index of 106 degrees F (41 C) with......
11:51, 2019-07-21

Natalie Portman will be Thor and Marvel’s other Comic-Con surprises SAN DIEGO — “Avengers: Endgame” may have closed a chapter in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the blockbuster factory is not slowing down and only expanding in scope and diversity. Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige led a marathon presentation at San Diego Comic-Con Saturday night, a...
12:00, 2019-07-21

|WandileSihlobo:SAmaizesuppliessuggestgoodnewsforfoodprices For SA consumers, there is nothing to worry about for now – as things look, we will likely have sufficient maize supplies throughout the 2019/20 marketing year, says Wandile Sihlobo....
12:01, 2019-07-21

Polish city holds first LGBTQ pride parade despite far-right violence A Polish city celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ equality march on Saturday, but it struck a starkly different tone to the joyous and hedonistic affairs associated with pride parades....
12:17, 2019-07-21

Iran warns UK against escalating tensions, says crew of seized ship safe Iran on Sunday urged Britain to contain "domestic political forces" intent on escalating tensions between the two countries following Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker....
12:51, 2019-07-21

The big picture: capturing the essence of India’s endangered Khasi people Aishwarya Arumbakkam’s Ka Dingiei series is inspired by the beliefs of an ancient Indian communityIn the Indian state of Meghalaya – meaning “abode of the clouds” in Sanskrit – a small village sits near the border with Bangladesh. Lama Punji is home to 40 families from the Khasi indigenous ethnic gr...
13:17, 2019-07-21

|PepsiCotakesAfricafootholdwithR24.4bnPioneerFoodsdeal PepsiCo has agreed to buy South Africa’s Pioneer Foods for about R24.4bn, adding local brands such as Weet-Bix and Ceres fruit juice to ignite a push across the continent....
13:17, 2019-07-21

German military rejects dozens of candidates over extremist links The German army has turned down 63 applicants over the past two years after they failed security checks. Islamists, far-right, alt-left supporters and ex-offenders were all excluded....
13:17, 2019-07-21

Cat filter activates during police live stream about double murder Police in British Columbia, Canada, issued an apology Friday after a cat filter was mistakenly applied to a live stream of a news conference about a double murder....
13:34, 2019-07-21

City holds first pride parade despite far-right violence A Polish city celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ equality march on Saturday, but it struck a starkly different tone to the joyous and hedonistic affairs associated with pride parades....
13:51, 2019-07-21

Factbox: Key facts and numbers to watch in Japanese election Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Liberal Democratic Party and its junior coalition partner, the Komeito party, look set to retain a solid majority in parliament's upper house in Sunday's election, media surveys show....
13:51, 2019-07-21

Pacquiao beats Thurman on split decision Manny Pacquiao beat defending champion Keith Thurman on a split points decision on Saturday to take the WBA Welterweight Super Championship at the end of an electrifying fight in Las Vegas....
13:51, 2019-07-21

Road-tripping couple 'just enjoying life to the full' found dead on the side of the road Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler, 23, were on a road trip in Canada when police believe they were murdered.        ...
14:17, 2019-07-21

Sky TV deal knocks 26% off mega bundle with Netflix and Sky Box Sets Sky TV deals have been a bit dry in recent months but we've certainly got one for you today that was well worth the wait. You can save 26% (£162) on the price of a Sky TV bundle with both the Entertainment base package and the Ultimate on Demand add-on.Ultimate on Demand is Sky's new ...
14:51, 2019-07-21

Can you get fit in virtual reality? Music is pounding. Neon lights are flashing all around me. I duck, dodge, and side-step, my hands lash out in every direction. But this isn’t some new martial arts fitness craze or a high-energy spin class. It’s a VR game called Beat Saber that I’m playing on the Oculus Quest he...
14:51, 2019-07-21

'Avengers: Endgame' passes 'Avatar' to become the highest-grossing film ever "Avengers: Endgame," the Disney and Marvel blockbuster, will move past "Avatar" on the list of all-time highest grossing films on Sunday in its 13th weekend of release, Disney reported Saturday night....
14:51, 2019-07-21

Justin Bieber has a question for President Trump Justin Bieber supports President Donald Trump's decision to help rapper A$AP Rocky, who is currently in the custody of Swedish police. But the "What Do You Mean" singer thinks others could benefit from the president's attention, too....
14:51, 2019-07-21

Sheffield United sign Lys Mousset for club-record £10m from Bournemouth Blades break transfer record for third time this summer‘Lys is big, quick and a different type of threat at the top’Sheffield United have paid a club-record fee for Bournemouth striker Lys Mousset. The France Under-21 international Mousset has put pen to paper on a three-year contract after the two ...
15:00, 2019-07-21

Japan's ruling bloc set for upper house majority, may get 2/3: NHK exit poll Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling bloc is set to keep a solid majority in Japan's upper house election on Sunday and with allies could seal the two-thirds majority needed to keep alive his dream of revising the pacifist constitution, an NHK exit poll showed....
15:00, 2019-07-21

British warship warned Iranian forces against seizing tanker A British warship radioed an Iranian patrol boat to warn against interfering with the Stena Impero as the oil tanker passed through the Strait of Hormuz, according to a recording obtained by Reuters....
15:00, 2019-07-21

A Massachusetts police department is asking the public to refrain from criminal activity because it is 'straight up hot as soccer balls out there' REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn A massive heat wave is gripping half of the country, and as of Friday nearly 200 million people were under a heat advisory. And the Braintree Police Department in Braintree, Massachusetts, is asking residents to refrain from criminal activity until it cools down. In a Facebo...
15:51, 2019-07-21

Marvel just announced all of its movies for the next 2 years — here they all are Marvel Studios Marvel Studios announced its movies for the next two years at San Diego Comic-Con Saturday night. "Black Widow" is the next Marvel movie. "Doctor Strange" and "Thor: Love and Thunder" are also among the upcoming movies. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Now that "Avengers: ...
15:51, 2019-07-21

Rhetoric used by Trump in widely-condemned tweets might be considered illegal in workplaces Reuters President Donald Trump's suggestion that four activist Democratic congresswomen of color "go back" to countries "from which they came" has excited some in his political base. Yet in many of America's workplaces and institutions, the same language would be unacceptable and possibly illegal. ...
15:51, 2019-07-21

Dillian Whyte unconvinced he will get title shot against Deontay Wilder despite becoming mandatory challenger Dillian Whyte remains unconvinced over his chances of getting a world title shot despite becoming the mandatory challenger for Deontay Wilder's WBC title....
16:00, 2019-07-21

Tiger, Phil do something they've never done before Two of America's greatest golfers had some trouble across the pond. Plus, college football is here! Well, *almost*       ...
16:17, 2019-07-21

Conservative Conference Avoids Trump as they Debate Nationalism and Economic Policy David Brog had a message for any white supremacists potentially lurking in the crowd the National Conservatism Conference in Washington, D.C. on July 14-16. After hailing the electoral victories of Brexit and Donald Trump, Brog pointed his finger towards the exit of the ballroom at the Ritz Carlton ...
16:17, 2019-07-21

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 Beta Dates: When does MW Beta release for Xbox One, PS4? Infinity Ward and Activision may be set to announce a beta for the newest CoD game sometime this month - here's everything we know about the online test so far....
16:34, 2019-07-21

Secret PS4 tips that are too good not to share with the rest of the internet PlayStation fans can't get enough of tips that'll improve their PS4 console. Well, good news, here's 15 more things you probably didn't know you could do with your Sony console....
16:34, 2019-07-21

Cummings: AOC’s ‘Squad’ do ‘love their country’ ​Rep. Elijah Cummings defend​ed​ the four freshmen Democrats that President Trump has called on to “go back” to their original countries, saying their allegiance is to the Constitution and the American people. Asked about the president’s Sunday tweet that he doesn’t believe t...
16:51, 2019-07-21

If the economy is so good, why are some truckers doing so poorly? Is the economy to blame? Sure. But there’s something else behind the trucking industry’s woes: mismanagementTimes are good right? Economic growth is strong. Unemployment is low. Business and consumer confidence remains high. It’s pretty easy to say that most small business owners are doing pretty we...
16:51, 2019-07-21

Fake Orgasms, On-Set Romances and Princess Diana's Reaction: 30 Secrets You Might Not Know About When Harry Met Sally 30 years later and we'll still have what she's having. When Harry Met Sally, one of the most beloved romantic comedy of all-time, debuted 30 years ago on July 21, 1989, asking......
17:00, 2019-07-21

Corporate Tax Rates Fall, but Unevenly The impact of the U.S. tax overhaul is coming into focus: Tax rates have fallen sharply at many public companies, and many others that were already toward the bottom of the scale have been able to stay there so far....
17:17, 2019-07-21

Trump Says Minority Congresswomen Should "Apologize To America" US President Donald Trump renewed attacks Sunday on four Democratic congresswomen he launched xenophobic tweets against last week, demanding they apologize "for the horrible (hateful) things they have......
17:34, 2019-07-21

Hong Kong Protesters Egg China Office At End Of Massive Rally Masked protesters daubed the walls of China's office in Hong Kong with eggs and graffiti Sunday night following another massive rally, focusing anger towards the embodiment of Beijing's rule with no......
17:34, 2019-07-21

After smashing vial, China’s Sun Yang brings scrutiny, controversy to swimming championships Latest doping scandal casts dark cloud over sport. “I think all of us would say that we’re racing dopers at some point,” said one American, “and we shouldn’t really have to say that.”...
17:34, 2019-07-21

You Don't Need a 911 to Join the Safari Party The Safari scene is either overdone or just heating up depending on how you feel about it. When it comes to aircooled Porsche 911 aesthetic, the trend is still hot and might even be gaining momentum. But you don’t have to start with a super expensive platform to get the most out of your off-road spo...
17:34, 2019-07-21

The Moon Landing Astronauts Had a Tough Time Back on Earth When Commanders Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins (yes there was a third guy, look it up!) left Earth, they were engineers, test pilots, and property of the U.S. government. When they returned to Earth, they were heroes, and they were totally unprepared for the stardom that followed....
17:34, 2019-07-21

Trump administration pauses new rule limiting abortion referrals: report U.S. President Donald Trump's administration will pause its enforcement of a new rule barring federally funded family planning clinics from referring women for abortions, the Washington Post reported late on Saturday....
17:34, 2019-07-21

French inventor to attempt to cross Channel on jet-powered flyboard ‘Flying soldier’ Franky Zapata expects to cross from France to England in 20 minutesA former jetski champion and French military reservist who became known as the “flying soldier” after he invented a jet-powered hoverboard will attempt to cross the Channel this week.Franky Zapata, who impressed Fran...
17:51, 2019-07-21

Now El Chapo’s back in jail, hunt is on for the Mexican drug baron’s money $12,666,181,704 … that’s the Sinaloa cartel boss’s sales in the US. Now he’s in jail, prosecutors want to seize his vast richesIt’s a favourite current joke in Mexico: “No más túneles!” – no more tunnels. There’s little chance of drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera repeating his famous escapes...
17:51, 2019-07-21

Why do some people develop the lost camera films of total strangers? A growing band of hobbyists are buying rolls of undeveloped film, getting them developed and looking at strangers’ lives from many years ago. Amelia Tait tries her luckThe woman in the photographs had an eventful year. Which year, exactly, is unclear – judging by the number plate on her car and her ...
17:51, 2019-07-21

Ilhan Omar's constituents 'proud to stand by her' over Trump's racist words The Democratic congressman received an angry, racist volley from Donald Trump – which hardened her supporters’ resolve to defend herWhen Donald Trump began targeting Ilhan Omar and other progressive congresswomen of color with racist attacks, demanding they leave the country, Erica Mauter knew she h...
17:51, 2019-07-21

'All I want is to go': five young athletes on their dreams of Olympic glory It’s exactly a year until the torch is lit at the Tokyo Olympics. Here, five hopefuls reveal some of the sacrifices they’ve made in the pursuit of a priceless place in Team GBLina, 23, grew up in east London. She recently switched from 400m to hurdles Continue reading......
17:51, 2019-07-21

Dramatic audio released of Iran seizing British ship An audio recording reveals the tense moments before a British-flagged oil tanker was seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guard forces.        ...
17:51, 2019-07-21

4 Accused Of Witchcraft Beaten To Death In Jharkhand Four people were beaten to death in a village in Gumla district of Jharkhand today, after being accused of witchcraft in a state in which many have been thrashed and killed over such allegations....
17:51, 2019-07-21

Mueller report shows evidence Trump committed crimes, senior House Democrat says The top Democrat on the U.S. House Judiciary Committee says he believes the Muller Report is "substantial evidence" that President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors....
18:17, 2019-07-21

2019 Hyundai Elantra Facelift Spotted Testing Again In India A new set of spy images of the 2019 Hyundai Elantra Facelift have surfaced online giving us a closer look at the upcoming model. The India-spec next-generation model is likely to look identical to the......
19:17, 2019-07-21

Fisherman calmly drags a live shark by its tail Forget running screaming from the sea — this brave fisherman calmly dragged a large shark by the tail. Wild video shows the unidentified fisherman slowly pulling the live shark — looking almost as long as he is tall — back into the water after he caught it in Martha’s Vineyard on F...
20:00, 2019-07-21

Ryan Adams breaks silence after sexual misconduct allegations, suggests musical comeback Ryan Adams spoke out for the first time in months following a flurry of sexual misconduct and emotional abuse allegations he faced in a bombshell New York Times report in February, hinting that he was gunning for a comeback....
21:00, 2019-07-21

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of July 21) The month of major Netflix originals continues this week as Orange is the New Black returns for its seventh and final season. The prison dramedy helped put Netflix on the map way back in 2013 as a genuine player in the increasingly crowded TV landscape, and it’s incredible to think just how pr...
21:00, 2019-07-21

Radio recordings: Iran wanted to inspect tanker before seizure Radio exchanges featuring Iranian coastguards telling a British Royal Navy frigate that they wanted to inspect one of two captured British-linked tankers for security reasons....
21:17, 2019-07-21

No nerves this time for Shane Lowry as home crowd wills him to victory | Andy Bull The Irishman conquered his fears and the horrible weather for a memorable Open triumphThey were nervous at the 1st, and so was he. The ovation they gave Shane Lowry when he stepped out to begin the final round of the 148th Open soon settled down into an uneasy silence. Lowry is an anxious man. He ha...
21:34, 2019-07-21

Tommy Fleetwood rides the storm but fails to capsize Shane Lowry at Open | Kevin Mitchell It was no disgrace for Fleetwood to finish six shots behind sentimental favourite who held him at bay through driving rainThe Sabbath was never a day for gambling in these parts and Tommy Fleetwood resisted the temptation in picking his way around a sodden, wind-whipped course with more devil in it ...
21:34, 2019-07-21

Sturgill Simpson announces new album… and companion anime Musicians have been pairing their creative work with some kind of visual component for decades, typically just with traditional music videos, but sometimes a piece of music warrants a more complex companion piece, like Paul Thomas Anderson’s Thom Yorke collaboration on Netflix. Even rarer still are ...
21:34, 2019-07-21

'Supernatural' stars tear up at their final Comic-Con: 'It's been quite a ride' 'Supernatural' stars Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki led an emotional final Comic-Con panel touting the 15th and final season of the CW show.        ...
22:00, 2019-07-21

Sieren's China: Deceptive figures China's economy is growing more slowly than it has over the past almost 30 years. But if we focus only on this fact, we are underestimating the real challenge, says DW's Frank Sieren....
22:17, 2019-07-21

Sell ‘Wise Honest’ ship to pay NoKo debt to Otto Warmbier parents: judge A federal judge has given the green light for the sale of a seized North Korea vessel to pay down the judgement awarded to the parents of Otto Warmbier, who died after being detained in the hermit kingdom. Parents Frederick and Cynthia Warmbier won a $500 million judgment against North Korea for the...
22:17, 2019-07-21

Comic-Con: Shannen Doherty will appear on 'Riverdale' tribute to the late Luke Perry CW's teen drama "Riverdale' will pay tribute to late star Luke Perry and feature his old 'Beverly Hills, 90210' co-star Shannen Doherty.        ...
22:34, 2019-07-21

Swimming: Sun, Horton drama overshadows Peaty's WR, Ledecky shock Triple Olympic champion Sun Yang accused rival Mack Horton of disrespecting China on Sunday after the Australian refused to take the podium following their 400 meters freestyle clash at the world championships in Gwangju....
22:34, 2019-07-21

Cards call up Ravelo, Webb; Leone, Helsley sent down The St. Louis Cardinals made a bevy of moves on Sunday, which included recalling infielder Rangel Ravelo and left-hander Tyler Webb from Triple-A Memphis....
22:34, 2019-07-21

Australia vs New Zealand live stream: how to watch the Netball World Cup final 2019 from anywhere Having caused the hosts heartache by beating England 47-45 in the semi-finals, New Zealand must now face holders Australia in the 2019 Netball World Cup final for a sixth consecutive tournament. It should be a fiercely fought final and you can watch every minute with an Australia vs New Zealand live...
22:51, 2019-07-21

New Zealand dethrone Australia for first World Cup in 16 years, England take bronze "New Zealand stunned Australia 52-51 in an exhilarating final on Sunday to dethrone the champions and claim their first netball World Cup title in 16 years."...
22:51, 2019-07-21

Second season of DC's 'Doom Patrol' will also stream on HBO Max Those murmurs of WarnerMedia making DC Universe's shows more widely available? They're true. DC's Doom Patrol has been renewed for a second season, and it'll be available on both DC Universe and HBO Max when it resumes in 2020. The move will also bri......
23:00, 2019-07-21

Hundreds of firefighters tackle wildfires in Portugal, village evacuated Hundreds of firefighters are currently working to combat serious wildfires in central Portugal that ripped through the region, forcing evacuations on Sunday, while injuring 12 civilians and eight firefighters, according to authorities....
23:01, 2019-07-21

Riverdale's Luke Perry Tribute and Season 4 Premiere Episode to Star Shannen Doherty Shannen Doherty will appear on Riverdale to help pay tribute to her late friend and former co-star Luke Perry. In June, the creator of the CW series, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, revealed that......
23:01, 2019-07-21

Marvel Proved at Comic Con That Killing Off the Avengers Was a Great Decision This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. RIP Iron Man. And Black Widow. And Vision. And Captain America’s youth. And Thor’s cocky confidence. The original Avengers lineup will be dearly missed. But it was also time for them to go. Without Tony Stark or Steve Rogers at the helm ...
23:17, 2019-07-21

Roy Halladay's wife, Brandy, gives emotional speech at Hall of Fame induction ceremony Brandy Halladay, the wife of the late pitcher Roy Halladay, gave an emotional speech Sunday at her husband's Hall of Fame induction ceremony.       ...
23:34, 2019-07-21

Munoz hitting, Gallegos relief lead Cards to win over Reds Yairo Munoz celebrated a rare start with a home run and a triple, Giovanny Gallego turned in some clutch relief and the Cardinals edged the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 on Sunday for their third win in the four-game series       ...
23:34, 2019-07-21

Isner wins Hall of Fame tourney on Newport's hot grass Top-seeded John Isner used his blistering serve to overcome scorching conditions and win a title for the fourth time on Newport's grass courts, beating No. 7 seed Alexander Bublik, 7-6 (2), 6-3, Sunday at the Hall of Fame Open.       ...
23:34, 2019-07-21

'Oh, Tommy': Fleetwood fails to mount challenge to Lowry A final charge never materialized for Tommy Fleetwood at the British Open because of a cold putter and an inspired opponent in champion Shane Lowry       ...
23:34, 2019-07-21

Hotels pressured not to help ICE detain migrants DETROIT — There’s a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels. Advocacy groups and unions are pressuring Marriott, MGM and others not to house migrants who have been arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers. The U.S. government has occasionally detained migrants in hotel...
23:34, 2019-07-21

Iran tanker seizure latest: Theresa May to chair Cobra meeting after British tanker seized Theresa May will chair a meeting of the Government's emergency committee Cobra on Monday after Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker in the Persian Gulf....
23:51, 2019-07-21

Two Wheelchair-Bound Candidates Win Seats In Japan Upper House Vote Two wheelchair-bound candidates won seats in Japan's upper house vote on Sunday, media projections showed, a sign of changing attitudes towards disabled people in a country where they have long been......
23:51, 2019-07-21

'20 Outback upgrades interior tech To expand the appeal of its perennial bestseller, Subaru of America is equipping the 2020 Outback with an 11.6-inch touch screen infotainment system. "The whole car is kind of designed around it," said one exec....
00:00, 2019-07-22

Two airlines cancel flights to Cairo after Britain warns of ‘heightened risk of terrorism’ The announcements by British Airways and Lufthansa, two of Europe’s biggest airlines, caught some passengers off guard as they prepared to board their flights, the BBC reported. ...
00:00, 2019-07-22

Brazil leader criticizes agency over deforestation report Brazil’s president is criticizing a state agency that monitors the Amazon, saying its latest report on increased deforestation damages Brazil’s reputation amid what he says is an “environmental psychosis” overseas about environmental protection in Brazil...
00:00, 2019-07-22

FaceApp's viral success proves we will never take our digital privacy seriously In early 2017, a service called FaceApp received a wave of press for using artificial intelligence to transform pictures of faces, making them look older or younger, male or female, or adding a smile to appear happier....
00:00, 2019-07-22

Li Na sets new mark: first Asian-born player in Tennis Hall Li Na breaks new ground at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, becoming 1st Asian-born player to be inducted        ...
00:17, 2019-07-22

Tinder rebels against Google Play app fees by taking direct payments Tinder is exploring a different approach to fighting app store fees -- it's simply ignoring what the store operators want. The dating giant has introduced a default payment process into its Android app that skips Google Play's system entirely, inste......
00:34, 2019-07-22

Trump fighting ‘liberal paper straws’ with $15 plastic set during campaign Forget the debate between socialism and democracy — the 2020 election is coming down to a contest between paper and recyclable straws. President Trump’s reelection campaign is calling on supporters to reject “liberal paper straws” that turn soggy and “stand” with the pr...
00:34, 2019-07-22

Brantley hits 2 HRs, Astros top Rangers 5-3 for 5th straight Michael Brantley homered twice, Jose Altuve also went deep and the Houston Astros beat the struggling Texas Rangers 5-3 for their fifth straight victory       ...
00:51, 2019-07-22

NYPD tells the Big Apple it’s too hot for crime It’s too hot for crime — at least, that’s what the NYPD is hoping for. “Sunday has been canceled. Stay indoors, nothing to see here. Really, we got this,” the department tweeted out Sunday. The NYPD seems to have taken a cue from their colleagues in New England, who asked res...
00:51, 2019-07-22

Child among those killed as fire rips through Queens home A raging fire tore through a Queens home early Sunday, killing a 7-year-old girl and her mom, and leaving her teen brothers hospitalized, according to authorities and neighbors. To one of the family’s next-door neighbors on 117th Street in Richmond Hill, the first sign something was wrong was the te...
00:51, 2019-07-22

City sues Brooklyn can collector over poor property management A quirky Brooklyn can collector who owns millions in Manhattan real estate better spare some change to fix up her dilapidated landmarked townhouse, the city said. Lisa Fiekowsky, whose trash-filled car angered her Prospect Heights neighbors, faces fines of $5,000 per day because she’s allowed 451 Co...
00:51, 2019-07-22

White House Ghoul Stephen Miller Tries to Distract from Trump’s Racism—With More Racism White House senior policy adviser and epic hack Stephen Miller has the personal attributes of being extremely arrogant and, at the same time, not very bright....
01:17, 2019-07-22

Brazil's Bolsonaro says government may cut worker protections to boost job creation Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Sunday that the government may look at making it less expensive for employers to fire workers, as it seeks fresh ways to stimulate a weak economy....
01:34, 2019-07-22

Mack Horton accused of 'disrespecting China' after protesting Sun Yang's win Australian refuses join Sun on podium at world titlesAriarne Titmus upsets Katie Ledecky in 400m freestyle The gloves are off in one of swimming’s most bitter rivalries, with Australia’s Mack Horton protesting controversial Chinese star Sun Yang’s 400m freestyle victory at the world titles in South ...
01:34, 2019-07-22

Shane Lowry celebrates 'incredible' Open win and first major – video report Irishman Shane Lowry staved off the biggest nerves of his golfing life and handled difficult conditions to win the Open by six strokes amid emotional scenes at Royal Portrush.Fervently cheered on every shot by the sellout crowd, the 32-year-old finished 15 under for the tournament, while Englishman ...
01:34, 2019-07-22

Prince George Adorably Shows Off His Missing Tooth in 6th Birthday Photos Prince George is living his best life! The little royal (and future king) has plenty to smile about now that he's 6-years-old. That's right, the eldest son of Prince William and......
02:00, 2019-07-22

Miranda Lambert Strikes a Pose With Her Shirtless Husband Brendan McLoughlin on Mini Trip It's a "hot couple summer" for Miranda Lambert and her husband Brendan McLoughlin. With temperatures rising all weekend long, it looks like the newlyweds decided to take a......
02:00, 2019-07-22

Ukraine president's party leads in parliament election on early counting President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's party led Ukraine's snap parliamentary election on Sunday with a vote share of 41.52% in the party lists, the central election commission's website showed, after 10.29% of votes had been counted....
02:17, 2019-07-22

McBride, Cambage lead Aces to 79-74 win over Lynx Liz Cambage had 22 points, 13 rebounds, Kayla McBride scored 20 points, and the Las Vegas Aces beat the Minnesota Lynx 79-74       ...
02:51, 2019-07-22

Russell Smith, Lead Singer of the Amazing Rhythm Aces, Dies at 70 He sang on hit songs and wrote “Third Rate Romance,” which was recorded by artists ranging from Rosanne Cash and Elvis Costello to the Fabulous Poodles....
02:51, 2019-07-22

Canberra reaffirms commitment to Australia's future in space Australia's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science are both revitalised by the celebration of Australia's part in the first moon walk....
03:01, 2019-07-22

Rescued turtle manages to return to the group that saved the animal nearly 2 decades ago It could be described as fate, luck or good timing. A female turtle rescued by a conservation group as an egg was miraculously returned to the same New Jersey wetlands group almost 19 years later to the day that they released it back into the wild....
03:17, 2019-07-22

Boris Johnson's Brexit plans under threat from ministers' resignations Likely new PM could find no-deal option thwarted by senior Tories such as Philip HammondBoris Johnson’s hoped-for triumphant march into Downing Street this week is set to be dampened by a carefully timed series of resignations by senior ministers, who will retreat to the backbenches with a vow to th...
03:17, 2019-07-22

Imran Khan hopes to win over Donald Trump in first US visit Pakistani PM in Washington seeking concessions on military aid and sanctionsImran Khan will meet Donald Trump on his first visit to Washington as Pakistan’s prime minister burdened by the task of trying to mend relations mired in mutual distrust and restoring financial support cut off by the US pres...
03:17, 2019-07-22

ATP roundup: Isner beats Bublik to win fourth Newport title Top-seeded John Isner became the first player to win four titles in Newport, R.I., as he delivered a 7-6 (2), 6-3 victory over Alexander Bublik of Kazakhstan in the championship match of the Hall of Fame Open on Sunday....
03:17, 2019-07-22

Ferrari: “We want to be a lot less predictable” Ferrari calls the SF90 the most powerful, most advanced and fastest-accelerating road car it has ever produced Italian maker is diversifying its line-up to appeal to broader audience while maintaining exclusivity Ferrari will expand its product line-up through diversifying the types of models it...
03:17, 2019-07-22

Adam Schiff wants Mueller to bring his report ‘to life’ House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff said on Sunday he hopes Robert Mueller's testimony before the House will bring the former special counsel's report "to life.""Since most of our constituents in their busy lives haven't had the opportunity to read that report — and it's a pretty dry prosecutor...
03:17, 2019-07-22

Villagers, firefighters battle massive wildfires in Portugal VILA DE REI/MACAO, Portugal — Blazes in central Portugal reached houses on Sunday, forcing locals to take matters into their own hands as they tried to protect their homes from huge wildfires with buckets of water and hosepipes as strong winds fanned the flames. One of the three wildfires which brok...
03:51, 2019-07-22

Florida man struck by lightning, seven others injured A man’s heart stopped beating when he was struck by lightning on a Florida beach Sunday — and seven other people were also injured. The lightning-strike victim, in his 40s, suffered cardiac arrest and was in critical condition after being hit directly by the bolt around 12:40 p.m. on Cle...
03:51, 2019-07-22

Fallout 4's Kojima Easter Egg Was Hidden Inside A System Shock Easter Egg Joel Burgess, currently at Ubisoft, previously worked on Fallout 4 at Bethesda, and this week shared a very elaborate Easter egg (or, to be more accurate, series of Easter eggs hidden within each other) that he snuck into the game based on System Shock, Gone Home’s Steve Gaynor and Hideo Kojima’s Sn...
04:51, 2019-07-22

Michigan pageant winner ousted after tweets about Muslims The Miss World America organization has stripped its Michigan pageant winner of her title, which she says was because of tweets she made about Muslims and blacks...
04:51, 2019-07-22

Toyota fetches new way to use AI, self-drive tech in Tokyo Games Miniature remote controlled cars have proved to be a crowd pleaser at track and field throwing events, but for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Toyota Motor Corp is upping the game with a hi-tech way to fetch javelins and hammers: pint-sized, self-driving A.I. robot cars....
04:51, 2019-07-22

Amazon has already renewed 'The Boys' for a second season Amazon is apparently confident The Boys will prove a hit -- so confident that it's committing to more before the Prime Video show is even available. The company has renewed its ugly-side-of-superheroes production for a second season days ahead of th......
05:17, 2019-07-22

"Completely Unacceptable": Saudi Arabia On Iran's Seizure Of UK Tanker Saudi Arabia on Sunday slammed Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker in sensitive Gulf waters as "completely unacceptable" and urged world powers to "take actions to deter such behaviour"....
05:34, 2019-07-22

British PM Theresa May To Hold Emergency Meeting On Seized Tanker In Iran Prime Minister Theresa May will hold a meeting of Britain's emergencies committee on Monday to discuss Iran's seizure of a UK-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf....
05:34, 2019-07-22

‘Big Little Lies’ finale: Nicole Kidman rips Meryl Streep to shreds An underwhelming series finale of HBO’s “Big Little Lies” was highlighted by the evisceration of Mary Louise Wright (Meryl Streep) on the witness stand by her daughter-in-law Celeste (Nicole Kidman). Celeste’s legal strategy for making sure her mother-in-law did not get custody of ...
05:51, 2019-07-22

Oregon students will be able to take 'mental health days' off, thanks to teen activists The measure is an effort to combat the epidemic of suicide, which is Oregon's second leading cause of death among those ages 10 to 34.        ...
05:51, 2019-07-22

Why the next Tory leader may not become PM on Wednesday The arrival of the 77th prime minister on Wednesday will mark the first time in history the officeholder has been selected by a party membership rather than MPs or the wider electorate - and rarely has this transfer of power been marked by such uncertainty....
06:00, 2019-07-22

Morning News Call - India, July 22 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_07222019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.refinitiv.com/MNCIndiaSubscriptionpage ...
06:17, 2019-07-22

Nikkei dips on Fed, earnings caution; Asahi falls after AB InBev deal Japanese shares dipped on Monday on diminishing hopes of a large rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve and as investors took a cautious stance ahead of a Japanese earnings seasons that starts this week....
06:17, 2019-07-22

'Where were the police?' Hong Kong outcry after masked thugs launch attack Police accused of doing nothing to stop suspected triads storming train station and beating people including women and childrenPro-democracy activists and lawmakers in Hong Kong have accused the police of standing by as men dressed in white attacked commuters late on Sunday, leaving dozens hospitali...
06:17, 2019-07-22

The Dining Room at the Met will take tomatoes to a creative new level A lot of New Yorkers love tomatoes — especially shoppers who scour the city’s farmers’ markets this time of year looking for vine-ripened beauties. It’s those folks Michelin-starred chef John Fraser has in mind with the introduction of his tomato-centric menu to The Dining Room at the Metropolitan M...
06:34, 2019-07-22

US aircraft 'jeopardized' by unsafe approach of Venezuelan fighter jet A Venezuelan fighter aircraft recently made an "unsafe approach" to a US Navy aircraft flying in international airspace, "endangering the safety of the crew and jeopardizing" the aircraft's mission, the US military said Sunday....
06:51, 2019-07-22

Circuit Breakers Trip As China's Nasdaq-Style Bourse Debuts Trading in Anji Microelectronics Technology (Shanghai) Co Ltd, a semiconductor firm, was halted twice as the company's shares hit two circuit breakers....
07:34, 2019-07-22

Sensex, Nifty Set For Weak Start; HDFC Bank, Reliance Industries In Focus Sensex, Nifty today: In Friday's session, the S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes witnessed a sharp selloff and fell close to their worst levels since mid-May...
07:34, 2019-07-22

BBC: Russia is working on a Tor de-anonymization project Hackers have stolen a massive trove of sensitive data and defaced the website of SyTech, a major contractor working for Russian intelligence agency FSB (Federal Security Service). BBC Russia, which reported the breach, said “it’s possible that this is the largest data leak in the history of the work...
08:00, 2019-07-22

Board of Supervisors to vote on new migrant shelter location TUCSON — The Pima County Board of Supervisors will meet 9 a.m. Monday to decide whether to lease the former Pima County Juvenile Center to Catholic Community Services for $100 dollars a year. If the board okays the lease, the former juvenile jail, which now sits empty, will become the new temp...
08:00, 2019-07-22

A chance of widespread rain tomorrow in Tucson TUCSON – Scattered to widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop Monday across Southern Arizona and in the Tucson metro. Stronger storms will be capable of producing in excess of 1″ of rainfall with frequent lightning and small hail. These showers are expected to move ...
08:00, 2019-07-22

ProPilot 2.0 alters Nissan's curves The automaker is discovering that as its self-driving technologies become more sophisticated, it will need to rethink some of its vehicle design touches....
08:17, 2019-07-22

Israel Begins Demolition Of Palestinian Homes In Jerusalem Israel began demolishing a number of Palestinian homes it considers illegal south of Jerusalem early Monday, an AFP journalist said, in a move which has drawn international concern....
08:17, 2019-07-22

New Zealand plans firearm register, tighter licensing amid gun law reforms New Zealand on Monday said it aims to establish a national register for firearms, tighten licensing rules and ban visitors from buying guns, in a second set of reforms introduced in response to a mass shooting in March....
08:17, 2019-07-22

Tennessee felon arrested after ramming into police cruiser during chase, investigators say A convicted felon in Tennessee was arrested after he allegedly rammed into a police cruiser and led officers on a chase, according to the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department....
08:34, 2019-07-22

California woman, boyfriend accused of strangling her day-old baby in hospital A young mother has been accused of giving birth to a healthy baby boy in a California hospital and then strangling him a day later with her Mexican-born boyfriend....
08:34, 2019-07-22

Man, It's A Hot One (For Baseball) Saturday’s downright oppressive heatwave has affected a portion of the United States that spans from the Northeast all the way to certain parts of the Midwest. In the NYC/Southern New York state area, an excessive heat warning has been in effect all weekend until 8 p.m. on Sunday, and the National W...
08:34, 2019-07-22

Manny Pacquiao Defeats Keith Thurman On Split Decision, Becomes Oldest Welterweight Champion In History Manny Pacquiao’s fight with Keith Thurman on Saturday went the distance, and ultimately resulted in an electrifying split-decision victory for the 40-year-old fighter, who became the oldest welterweight champion in the sport’s history....
08:34, 2019-07-22

|Eskommayget'badcop'tooverseerescue Of all the executives, government officials and consultants being recruited to tackle the mammoth task of rescuing the state power utility, the toughest task could fall to the person who has to take it apart....
08:34, 2019-07-22

'Big Little Lies' finale explores the cost of keeping secrets Nothing about "Big Little Lies" demanded an encore, although the casting of Meryl Streep -- and reuniting of the big-name cast -- provoked understandable excitement about the return of the Emmy-winning limited series....
08:34, 2019-07-22

These four places in Asia account for almost 20% of global travel spending Outbound travelers from four major Asia Pacific markets accounted for close to one-fifth of global travel spending last year, highlighting the region's burgeoning travel appetite, according to a new Mastercard report....
08:51, 2019-07-22

Big Little Lies Season 2 Finale Finally Tells Some Truths We, as humans, will always thank both seasons of Big Little Lies for simply existing. First, they gave us the moms of Monterey, a group of women we simultaneously hated and loved, played......
08:51, 2019-07-22

Yara Shahidi Weighs in on Halle Bailey's The Little Mermaid Casting Controversy R&B singer Halle Bailey already has a number one fan when it comes to her upcoming role as Ariel in Disney's live-action remake of The Little Mermaid. Speaking to E! News during......
08:51, 2019-07-22

Mariano Rivera closes Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony in style There were tears and there was laughter throughout the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the main attraction Sunday was Mariano Rivera.       ...
09:00, 2019-07-22

Amending RTI Act Will Affect Information Commissions: Arvind Kejriwal Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday opposed the Centre's move to amend the RTI Act, alleging that it will end the independence of central and states information commissions....
09:34, 2019-07-22

Working For "Early Release" Of Indians On Tanker Seized By Iran: Centre External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Sunday said the government is working to ensure the early release and repatriation of 18 Indians on board the British-flagged tanker which has been detained......
09:34, 2019-07-22

Mystery of Chedworth's 1,800-year-old Roman glass shard solved Find sheds fresh light on wealth and influence of ex-inhabitants of National Trust propertyA fragment from a Roman bottle so exceptionally rare that it has taken glass experts from around the world two years to conclusively identify it has been discovered thousands of miles from where it was made.Th...
09:34, 2019-07-22

Every Vintage European Car Needs a Set of Magnesium Cromodora Stars Just as manners maketh man, wheels maketh car. No car is complete or correct without the right set of wheels. There exist several cars which are best known for the wheels they wear, and it wouldn’t do to change them, but many others can be elevated well beyond their station with a proper set of afte...
09:34, 2019-07-22

Singapore banking: Inside UOB’s new era UOB is run by three generations of the Wee family, with a fourth in the wings. It is conservative, cautious and stable. But a bold new digital strategy seeks five million customers across the region. Is it coincidence that change is coming just as the bank’s elder statesman retires at 90?...
10:01, 2019-07-22

| 'Killing Iranians for two years' in Syria: Israeli minister An Israeli minister has boasted his country is the only one that "has been killing Iranians" in comments that come in the backdrop of rising tensions between Western powers and Iran in the Gulf....
10:17, 2019-07-22

Brexit staffer behind leaks that exposed UK ambassador’s harsh criticism of Trump A 19-year-old Brexit Party staffer claims he was behind the secret memo leak that exposed UK ambassador Kim Darroch’s insulting emails about President Trump — and ultimately led to his resignation earlier this month. “Tens of thousands of words have been devoted to speculation abou...
10:17, 2019-07-22

Swimming: Fellow swimmers hail Horton for podium protest Mack Horton received a round of applause from fellow swimmers at the world championships after refusing to share the podium with China's Sun Yang, American breaststroker Lily King said on Monday....
10:34, 2019-07-22

Want To Make Your Kids Snack Less? Reduce Portion And Variety Of Snacks A new study has now addressed the issue of unhealthy snacking habits in kids, saying that giving kids a larger portion and variety of snacks may make them eat more and lead to more weight gain....
11:17, 2019-07-22

Why NBA stars like James Harden and LeBron James invest in soccer clubs Even though MLS clubs cannot compete with the other US sports leagues in terms of income, soccer is seen as a growing market for wealthy athlete-investorsJames Harden’s summer of soccer continues. Earlier this month, the 2018 NBA Most Valuable Player had a kickaround at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium. A...
11:51, 2019-07-22

Iran claims it dismantled CIA spy ring, sentencing some to death The Intelligence Ministry in Tehran said it had detained 17 agents it suspected of being US spies. An official said that the suspects were Iranian nationals recruited by US intelligence....
11:51, 2019-07-22

Now and always, Cooperstown celebrates baseball at its best On an induction weekend when the first unanimous star and one of the most unlikely selections officially entered its doors, the Hall of Fame provided a needed reminder of all that is right with the game....
12:17, 2019-07-22

UK to send 250 troops to Mali for peacekeeping operations Britain is to send 250 troops to the West African nation of Mali next year as part of a United Nations peacekeeping operation, the defense ministry said on Monday....
12:17, 2019-07-22

Florence fire triggers chaos for Italian travelers Italian train travelers suffered long delays and the cancellation of more than two dozen high-speed rail services on Monday after a fire hit the infrastructure around Florence....
12:17, 2019-07-22

China says U.S. criticism over South China Sea is slander Remarks by U.S. officials on China's role in the South China Sea are slanderous, its foreign ministry said on Monday, after the United States voiced concern over reports of Chinese interference with oil and gas activities in the disputed waters....
12:17, 2019-07-22

Leak suggests Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Super is most disappointing upgrade of the new Super GPUs Nvidia’s GeForce RTX 2080 Super is due to launch tomorrow, but we’ve just caught a glimpse of its potential performance thanks to a benchmark leak.The leak is from Twitter denizen TUM_APISAK (who often shares GPU-related leaks) and shows a Final Fantasy XV benchmark of 8,663 for the RT...
12:17, 2019-07-22

Oil rises more than 2% after Iran seizes British tanker Oil prices rose more than 2% on Monday on concerns that Iran's seizure of a British tanker last week may lead to supply disruptions in the energy-rich Gulf....
12:34, 2019-07-22

ASUS' ROG Phone II combines high-spec power with accessory spectacle Gaming phones are a rare breed, and the nascent category has already proved to be too much of a challenge for Razer. Some companies still see it as an opportunity to tap into the ever-growing esports market, however. Devices land with gimmicks......
12:34, 2019-07-22

Have central bank gambles paid off? | Mohamed El-Erian Unconventional policies may have staved off short-term economic collapse but they may not foster long-term growthIn recent years, central banks have made a large policy wager. They bet that the protracted use of unconventional and experimental measures would provide an effective bridge to more compr...
13:51, 2019-07-22

How can we end the current impasse over transgender athletes? | Sean Ingle One side of the argument believes that women’s sport must be protected, the other that gender identification trumps everything. Debate is needed to find a fair solutionI can’t stop thinking about Feagaiga Stowers. Or rather a picture of the 18-year-old Samoan, standing on the second step of a podium...
13:51, 2019-07-22

Equifax to pay up to $650 million in data breach settlement Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc will pay up to a record $650 million to settle U.S. federal and state probes into a massive 2017 data breach of personal information, authorities said on Monday....
14:17, 2019-07-22

UPDATE 2-Halliburton profit beats on international demand for oilfield services Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit, as higher international demand for its oilfield services cushioned weakness in North America, its largest market....
14:17, 2019-07-22

CORRECTED-Funds managing $2 trillion urge cement makers to act on climate impact European funds managing $2 trillion in assets called on cement companies to slash their greenhouse gas emissions on Monday, warning that a failure to do so could put their business models at risk....
14:17, 2019-07-22

Luke Voit shows off new look after taking fastball to the face Luke Voit had a new look Sunday, but the same results. After being hit in the face with a pitch Saturday, Voit was back in the lineup — wearing a face guard for added protection. The fact he started was hardly a surprise, considering Voit didn’t leave the game immediately after Chad Bettis’ 91 mph.....
14:17, 2019-07-22

Where Mets’ top prospect Andres Gimenez fits into shortstop uneasiness Of course Andres Gimenez tuned in from his Binghamton apartment to watch Pete Alonso win the Home Run Derby. “Knew he was going to win it,” the Mets’ top prospect said over the phone Friday through interpreter Ender Chavez who doubles as the Double-A Rumble Ponies bench coach. With conviction in the...
14:17, 2019-07-22

Giancarlo Stanton’s status leaves Yankees in the dark Giancarlo Stanton is closing in on a month since he sprained his right knee on an awkward slide in a win over the Blue Jays, and the Yankees are no closer to knowing when the slugger might return. “It’s better, but still slow,’’ Aaron Boone said of Stanton’s recovery before the Yankees lost to the.....
14:17, 2019-07-22

Pat Shurmur can’t mess up this Giants challenge As training camp approaches, Post NFL columnist Steve Serby looks at the biggest characters in the world of the Jets and Giants. Dave Gettleman doesn’t only need to be right about Daniel Jones. He needs to be right about Pat Shurmur. Because Jones’ development will be in Shurmur’s hands now. The pas...
14:17, 2019-07-22

Former Wimbledon champion McNamara dies at 64 after cancer battle "Australia\u0027s Peter McNamara, who won three doubles Grand Slam titles and became a prominent coach after hanging up his racquet, has died at the age of 64 after a quiet battle with cancer."...
14:34, 2019-07-22

Iran says it dismantled CIA spy ring, arrests 17, sentences some to death: report Iran on Monday trumpeted the issuing of death sentences to several members of what it claims is a CIA spy ring that had been embedded in "sensitive" departments nationwide, a development that threatened to further inflame an already precarious staredown between the Islamic Republic and the United St...
14:34, 2019-07-22

UN Nuclear Watchdog Chief Yukiya Amano Dies U.N. nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano has died, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) said on Monday in a note to member states obtained by Reuters....
14:34, 2019-07-22