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U.S. response to drone attacks on Saudi oil sites ‘locked and loaded’: Trump Global energy prices spiked on Monday after a weekend attack on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia caused the worst disruption to world supplies on record, an assault for which U.S. President Donald Trump warned that the U.S. was “locked and loaded” to respond....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Saudi Officials Consider Delaying Aramco IPO After Attacks Saudi Arabian officials are discussing delaying Aramco’s initial public offering, after attacks on the company’s largest oil facilities sidelined more than half of the kingdom’s output, people familiar with the matter said....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Does the World Have Enough Oil to Cope With Saudi Attacks? Emergency national stockpiles should be adequate to cover any shortfall from the Abqaiq attacks, if needed. A broader Gulf conflict would be a real test....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Grenfell Tower fire: London Fire Brigade voluntarily interviewed by Met Police under caution as survivors' group calls for people to be 'brought to account' The Grenfell Tower survivors' group today said it is time people are "brought to account" after the London Fire Brigade gave an interview under caution as part of the Met's probe into the fire....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Biden’s Reaction to New Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Allegations Is Tepid and Unsurprising If one of your claims to fame is moving forward the nomination of an accused sexual harasser to the Supreme Court, calling for the impeachment of a second accused sexual harasser and Supreme Court member might seem like common sense. Not for Joe Biden....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Minnesota man arrested for allegedly torching 117-year-old synagogue A Minnesota man has been arrested for torching a nearly 120-year-old synagogue, although police aren’t calling the incident a hate crime yet, authorities said Sunday. Matthew J. Amiot, 36, was booked Friday on arson charges in connection with last Monday’s blaze, which decimated the hist...
13:17, 2019-09-16

US ‘locked and loaded’ in wake of Saudi oil field attacks: Trump President Donald Trump on Sunday night said the United States is “locked and loaded” and ready to intervene with whoever is behind the drone attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil supply. “Saudi Arabia oil supply was attacked,” the president said in a series of tweets. “There is reason to believe that we kno...
13:17, 2019-09-16

What Chinese Students Abroad Really Think About Hong Kong’s Protests While the battle lines seem clearly drawn, views are often less absolute and loyalties not so predictable. On Australian campuses, this uncertainty is producing a deepening anxiety....
13:17, 2019-09-16

In 1967, Hong Kong’s Protesters Were Communist Sympathizers When deadly riots rocked the city more than half a century ago, the Chinese Communist Party — which denounces today’s unrest — was quietly supporting them....
13:17, 2019-09-16

Oil prices surge nearly 20% after attack on Saudi facilities Oil prices surged nearly 20% at one point on Monday, with Brent crude posting its biggest intraday gain since the Gulf War in 1991, after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities at the weekend halved the kingdom's production....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Tennis: Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Britain says contours of a Brexit deal are now clear The contours of a possible Brexit deal are now clear so divorce talks between Britain and the European Union are at a crucial juncture, British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said on Monday....
10:17, 2019-09-16

Mining projects foment unrest across Latin America Protest against new mining projects across Latin America are increasingly being quashed, according to NGOs. Mining of the raw materials is also fomenting social and political unrest....
09:17, 2019-09-16

10 must-try ramen shops in Tokyo Ramen is Japan’s national obsession – and there more than 10,000 shops to choose from in Tokyo alone. Three local experts choose their favourites‘Ramen doesn’t have rules the way many Japanese foods do, which means the possibilities are endless,” says Abram Plaut. “And in Tokyo people are always com...
09:17, 2019-09-16

Federal leaders discuss gun violence after Mississauga shooting left teen dead, 5 injured Peel Regional Police said the intended targets of the shooting in northeast Mississauga, just outside Toronto, appeared to be a group preparing to film a rap video, and the 17-year-old victim was a bystander. Police are now searching for at least seven suspects who they say fired semi-automatic hand...
06:51, 2019-09-16

U.S. Stock Futures Retreat as Oil Prices Jump U.S. stock futures fell and haven assets like gold and the Japanese yen gained after a weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities sent crude prices surging....
06:17, 2019-09-16

Balanced budget? A look at why federal leaders aren’t in a rush Canada is on track to post multibillion-dollar shortfalls over the next six years, in large part because of the Liberals' investments in social programs and infrastructure....
05:51, 2019-09-16

Trump urges GM, UAW to resolve contract dispute U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that General Motors Co and the United Auto Workers union should "get together and make a deal." Trump tweeted about five hours before the union is set launch its first nationwide strike at GM in 12 years....
04:51, 2019-09-16

BTCC 2019: BMW drivers hit trouble in title battle Jordan (l) and Butcher both took wins Title contenders Andrew Jordan and Colin Turkington both his trouble on a dramatic weekend at Knockhill The battle for the 2019 Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship took several dramatic twists at Knockhill, with title contenders Colin Turkington and And...
03:51, 2019-09-16

Bernie Sanders Campaign Shakes Up New Hampshire Operation Mr. Sanders has overhauled his New Hampshire state operations, as his campaign fights to maintain support in a state he won by more than 22 percentage points in 2016....
03:51, 2019-09-16

How to keep your CMO job longer The median tenure for a top 100 CMO is 27 months. And most CMOs spend their tenure trying to paddle a sinking ship. Here's how to course-correct.Read More...
03:51, 2019-09-16

Colombia plane crash kills seven: authorities A small plane crashed near the southwestern Colombian city of Popayan on Sunday, killing seven of the nine passengers aboard, the city's mayor and the country's civil aviation authority said....
03:51, 2019-09-16

| Pliskova wins 4th title of 2019 in rain-hit final World number two Karolina Pliskova claimed her fourth title of the year as she defeated Petra Martic in a rain-disrupted final at the inaugural Zhengzhou Open on Sunday....
03:17, 2019-09-16

The Trailer: The 2020 field revisits the Kavanaugh fight In this edition: Why Democrats are fighting about Kavanaugh again, why Beto O'Rourke is betting on gun buybacks, and why Bernie Sanders has become a feel-your-pain candidate....
02:17, 2019-09-16

Help — I don’t know the workplace rules for texting Are there different rules for sending messages to colleagues and staff via text versus email? People seem to be texting at work more, and the level of informality makes me uncomfortable. OMG, ROTFL, BTW — FWIW LMK WDYT OK? EOM. Pretty soon we won’t even need an alphabet — we’ll just use emojis. You ...
02:17, 2019-09-16

Trump Backs Supreme Court Judge Amid New Sex Harassment Allegation US President Donald Trump mounted an angry defense of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday as the controversial judge faced calls for an investigation, or even impeachment, over fresh......
01:51, 2019-09-16

More violence in Hong Kong as protesters defy marching ban Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters sang “God Save the Queen” and waved Union Jack flags outside the UK consulate in Hong Kong Sunday in a new bid to gain more freedoms from the Chinese government — but tensions flared later in the city as demonstrators and cops exchanged Molotov cockta...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Jon Stewart leads blitz to inform non-first responders of 9/11 health fund Jon Stewart will be on hand to help launch a publicity blitz Monday urging hundreds of thousands of regular Joes to apply for 9/11 medical funds. There is a misconception that the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund only covers first responders who got sick breathing toxic fumes while toiling at Ground Z...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Gunman opens fire at pee-wee football game in Texas Two people were wounded, including a young girl, when a gunman opened fire at a pee-wee football game in Texas, according to a report. The gunman fired as many as 30 shots into the crowd, sending parents scrambling in the bleachers and players running for cover on the field about 4 p.m. on Saturday,...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Volunteer chopper pilot finds dozens living in Bahamas debris An American volunteer chopper pilot taking part in rescue efforts in the hurricane-ravaged Bahamas made a startling discovery — as many as 40 survivors still alive in the debris. Justin Johnson, who owns a Florida helicopter company, was in the Bahamas with MEDIC Corps when he made the remarka...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Gamer jailed for deadly ‘swat’ prank that started over $1.50 bet An Ohio gamer has been jailed for his part in a “swatting” prank that ended with cops shooting dead an innocent Kansas dad. Casey Viner, 19, was so upset by losing a $1.50 wager while playing “Call of Duty: WWII” online, he recruited another man to report a fake hostage scare...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Schumer, Gillibrand promise ‘full court press’ on gun reform ​​Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Sunday said they will ​put on a “full court press” ​to force the GOP-controlled Senate to take up gun safety measures by inviting ​an array of speakers — including survivors of ​​mass shootings — to tell th...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Manchester City and Everton win to go top of Women's Super League "Manchester City\u0027s Pauline Bremer grabbed a brace of goals in a 2-0 win away to Reading and Chloe Kelly scored with two superb long-range strikes as Everton beat Bristol City 2-0 in the second round of games in the Women\u0027s Super League."...
01:17, 2019-09-16

'Yes' - Ezquerra proposes during final stage of Vuelta "Watch this beautiful moment as Jesus Ezquerra proposes with a ring during the final stage of La Vuelta a Espana 2019 - and the answer appeared to be a \u0027yes\u0027!"...
01:17, 2019-09-16

Real and Barca battle over Liverpool duo - Paper Round "Real Madrid and Barcelona target Liverpool\u0027s main men, Eden Hazard and Thibaut Courtois convince Los Blancos to sign N\u0027Golo Kante, Tammy Abraham is unsure over his England future and Manchester United chase a Kosovo international. It\u0027s Monday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
01:17, 2019-09-16

U.S. stock futures fall after Saudi oil attacks U.S. stock futures fell 0.59% percent when trading resumed on Sunday, a day after attacks on Saudi oil facilities that risk disrupting global energy supplies. ...
00:51, 2019-09-16

Betances, Montgomery experiment is focus of Yankees whimper TORONTO — The Yankees used Sunday’s game against the Blue Jays as a window to view what Jordan Montgomery and Dellin Betances could do in their first big-league games of the season. Montgomery looked rusty, but Betances, who worked without his signature nuclear fastball but with a sharp breaking bal...
00:51, 2019-09-16

'Call of Duty' gamer Casey Viner solicited a fatal 'swatting' call. He was sentenced to 15 months in prison Casey Viner, a 19-year-old gamer who planned a hoax 911 call resulting in an innocent Kansas man's death, was sentenced to 15 months in prison Friday.        ...
00:51, 2019-09-16

Donald Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu discuss mutual defense treaty ahead of Israel elections President Donald Trump said he discussed the possibility of a mutual defense treaty during a phone call Saturday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu....
00:17, 2019-09-16

Boeing Board to Call for Safety Changes After 737 Max Crashes A committee of the Boeing board reviewed how the company designs and builds planes. It identified areas for improvement and major issues facing the company....
00:17, 2019-09-16

Dortmund vs Barcelona: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, team news - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Barcelona will be hoping to show they can manage without Lionel Messi as they take on Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener....
00:17, 2019-09-16

Tunisians Cast Votes for President Tunisians voted Sunday in their second free presidential election since the uprising that toppled an autocratic regime in 2011, consolidating the country’s position as the only democracy to survive the years of revolution and war following the Arab Spring....
23:51, 2019-09-15

Netanyahu-Trump Alliance Tests Israel's Bond with U.S. Jews Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is looking to capitalize on his alliance with President Trump in an election on Tuesday, but the relationship has a flip side: it deepens a rift between Israeli and American Jews....
23:51, 2019-09-15

Attack on Saudi Oil Facility Is Seen as Short-Term Disruption Experts say a severe shock to energy markets and the world economy is unlikely. They expect oil and gas prices to rise modestly, if the damage is quickly repaired....
23:17, 2019-09-15

New Hampshire students circulate Snapchat rumor that student assaulted a dozen girls, but police say it's false Allegations that a male New Hampshire high school student sexually assaulted a dozen female students — and that educators knew and failed to act — circulated on Snapchat, prompting students to walk out in protest last week. But investigators say "no crimes" seem to have been committed....
22:51, 2019-09-15

Pearl Harbor sailors laid to rest on same day in NJ, Kansas 78 years after 1941 attack The remains of two U.S. military veterans who were killed in Pearl Harbor on the same day in 1941 have finally been laid to rest — also on the same day, nearly 78 years later....
22:51, 2019-09-15

California man arrested after cops find him unconscious next to dead infant, authorities say Authorities in northern California say a 29-year-old man who they arrested was found unconscious in a home Saturday afternoon with a 13-month-old baby at his side....
22:51, 2019-09-15

Duluth synagogue fire was act of arson by 1 person, apparently not hate crime: police A man charged with burning down a historic Minnesota synagogue last week doesn’t appear to have been motivated by religious bias, authorities said Sunday....
22:51, 2019-09-15

NBA mulling $10M fine for tampering, per memo The NBA is considering a fine of up to $10 million for teams that violate the league's tampering rules. The proposal comes after an offseason that began with over $1.4 billion in contracts being handed out....
22:51, 2019-09-15

Bournemouth 3-1 Everton: Premier League – as it happened Callum Wilson scored twice for Bournemouth who took advantage of poor Everton defending throughoutReport: Wilson at the double for Bournemouth 4.19pm BST Thanks for joining and especially for any New York tips. Here is is Ben Fisher’s match report: Related: Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson fires double t...
22:51, 2019-09-15

Primoz Roglic seals Vuelta a España triumph as race ends in Madrid • Slovenian earns first Grand Tour win, Alejandro Valverde second• Dutchman Fabio Jakobsen beats Sam Bennett to win final stagePrimoz Roglic was confirmed as the winner of the 2019 Vuelta a España after completing Sunday’s processional final stage into Madrid.The 29-year-old became the first Sloveni...
22:51, 2019-09-15

Huddersfield 0-2 Sheffield Wednesday: Championship – as it happened In the battle of the new managers, two excellent goals from Steven Fletcher and Sam Winnall gave Garry Monk an ultimately comfortable victory over the Cowley brothers 2.19pm BST Garry Monk won the battle of the new two new Yorkshire managers as Sheffield Wednesday beat Huddersfield 2-0 at the John S...
22:51, 2019-09-15

Tottenham 1-0 Liverpool: Women's Super League – as it happened A Rachel Furness penalty was the difference as Tottenham secured their first ever WSL win against Liverpool at the Hive 4.14pm BST Rachel Furness’s coolly taken penalty was enough to clinch a narrow win for Tottenham against Liverpool in the first ever meeting between the two sides. The visitors had...
22:51, 2019-09-15

THE RISE OF BANKING-AS-A-SERVICE: The most innovative banks are taking advantage of disruption by inventing a new revenue stream — here's how incumbents can follow suit This is a preview of The Rise of Banking-as-a-Service research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more insights like this with our brand new Banking coverage. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing banking news and analys...
21:51, 2019-09-15

Who has the best cheap car insurance in New York? Mary Altaffer/AP New York comes in as the third-most expensive state in the US for car insurance, according to the Insurance Information Institute. Insurance rates vary from person to person, and are calculated with information such as your driving history, your age and gender, and even your credit...
21:51, 2019-09-15

Sergio Garcia wins 100th edition of KLM Open Sergio Garcia won the 100th edition of the KLM Open by one shot Sunday, holding his nerve for a par on the final hole to finish on 18-under and leave Nicolai Hojgaard of Denmark in second place        ...
21:51, 2019-09-15

Another Sexual Misconduct Allegation Against Brett Kavanaugh Surfaces The allegations of sexual assault documented against Brett Kavanaugh during his Senate confirmation hearings last year should have been enough to prevent him from becoming a Supreme Court justice. They weren’t. Read more......
21:51, 2019-09-15

Top 25 roundup: Florida loses Franks, rallies past Kentucky No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on Saturday night in their SEC matchup in Lexington, Ky....
21:51, 2019-09-15

Can Nintendo Switch be a force for fitness – or are we all too lazy? Oh Nintendo, we appreciate you trying. The House of Mario has seen fit to unveil a brand new hardware accessory and video game for the Nintendo Switch, Ring Fit Adventure, continuing a long line of fitness-related games for Nintendo’s home consoles.Much like the bestselling Wii Sports or Wii ...
21:17, 2019-09-15

Cowboys vs Redskins live stream: how to watch today's NFL football from anywhere The NFL is back in the swing of things and this weekend we’ll get to see the Dallas Cowboys face off against the Washington Redskins in week 2 of the 2019 season. We'rehere to make sure you catch every minute of today’s game - see how to get a Cowboys vs Redskins live stream regar...
21:17, 2019-09-15

A's Pitcher Mike Fiers Was Dared To Shave His Beard Into A G-Shape Mike Fiers pitched 1.2 innings for the Athletics in their 8-6 win over the Rangers on Saturday. He struck out one batter, walked another, and gave up three earned runs. Also of note: he shaved his facial hair into a G-shape before the game....
21:17, 2019-09-15

Titans' Home Debut Features On-Field Fireball The Tennessee Titans just kicked off their first home game of the season, and attempted to wow the home fans with a pregame pyrotechnic display. It didn’t go very well!...
21:17, 2019-09-15

Casey Hayward Thrown To Ground By Kenny Golladay, Makes Interception Anyway Lions receiver Kenny Golladay has shown in the past that he has the skillset to be a solid hard-hitting safety, so perhaps that’s why Matthew Stafford felt comfortable throwing his target a pass so close to Chargers corner Casey Hayward. Golladay’s defense was technically worse this time around, bu...
21:17, 2019-09-15

England win fifth Test to draw Ashes series but Australia keep urn • England 294 & 329; Australia 225 & 263• Australia retain urn but cannot close out series winThe defining moment – there is always one of those at this time of year – came in mid-afternoon. Up strode the noble Stuart Broad from the Pavilion End, a gallant, gnarled old warrior in this campaign, who ...
21:17, 2019-09-15

MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi leads Gulf lower after attacks on oil plants Saudi Arabian stocks dropped on Sunday with banking and petrochemical shares taking the biggest hit after attacks on two key Saudi oil plants a day earlier knocked out more than half of Saudi crude output. The drone attacks, which were claimed by...
20:51, 2019-09-15

Demi Lovato rocks bikini amid 'Bachelorette' star Mike Johnson dating rumors Demi Lovato is living her best life in more ways than one: She has a new love of her own body and the makings of a potential new love in her life with a certain hunky reality star....
20:51, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong protesters sing 'God Save the Queen' Pro-democracy protesters are demanding former colonial power Britain take a stronger stance against China to preserve Hong Kong's special status. Demonstrators also clashed with police in defiance of a protest ban....
20:51, 2019-09-15

DR Congo: Dozens feared dead in boat accident A boat carrying passengers and cargo has capsized in the Congo River near Democratic Republic of Congo's capital, Kinshasa. The case is currently under investigation by national police....
20:51, 2019-09-15

Trump blasts fresh misconduct accusation against Brett Kavanaugh After a new sexual misconduct allegation was made against the US Supreme Court justice, President Trump took to Twitter in a vehement defense, and Democratic presidential candidates called for an investigation....
20:51, 2019-09-15

| Slovenia's Roglic wins Vuelta a Espana Primoz Roglic avoided any final day mishap on the Vuelta a Espana's ceremonial ride into Madrid to become the first Slovenian to win one of cycling's three Grand Tours....
20:17, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannon after protesters hurl petrol bombs Thousands of Hong Kong protesters have returned to the streets marking the 15th consecutive weekend of mass demonstrations. Follow here for the latest....
19:51, 2019-09-15

| England win fifth Test to square Ashes series England crushed Australia by 135 runs in the fifth and final Ashes Test to level the series at 2-2, ending their historic World Cup-winning season on a high....
19:51, 2019-09-15

Ilhan Omar said she hopes Israel votes out Netanyahu With Israel heading to the polls Tuesday, Rep. Ilhan Omar said Sunday she hoped the country would break from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's agenda and defended her support for the Boycott, Divestment, Sanction movement. Speaking with Margaret Brennan on CBS’ “Face the Nation,“ Omar responded to...
19:17, 2019-09-15

Helicopter pilot discovers villagers stranded in debris in the Bahamas A helicopter pilot volunteering in the Bahamas in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian was shocked to discover this week that an area full of debris from the storm was inhabited by up to 40 people. Justin Johnson, who owns Timberview Helicopters in Destin, Florida, with his wife, Angela, was heading to...
18:34, 2019-09-15

Guardian joins major global news collaboration Covering Climate Now The Guardian joins the Nation and Columbia Journalism Review in launching a new partnership among more than 250 news organizations to improve coverage of the climate crisisHundreds of newsrooms around the world are banding together this week to commit their pages and air time to what may be the most...
18:34, 2019-09-15

Drone attacks on Saudi plant could hit global oil supplies Explosions halve Saudi output and reduce global production by 5%Global supplies of oil are likely to suffer a “major jolt” following Saturday’s attack by a swarm of explosive drones on the world’s biggest oil processing plant in Saudia Arabia.Major fires engulfed the Abqaiq processing facility and t...
18:34, 2019-09-15

Police fire teargas and water cannon at Hong Kong protesters Demonstrators surround government complex, throwing rocks and molotov cocktailsA peaceful rally in Hong Kong has descended into chaos as police fired teargas and water cannon at protesters who hurled petrol bombs, set fires and clashed with residents.Tens of thousands of demonstrators defied a polic...
18:34, 2019-09-15

Demi Lovato Shares Another Unretouched Bikini Pic and Mike Johnson Likes It Bachelor Nation's Mike Johnson appears to be totally into Demi Lovato--the real Demi Lovato. The 27-year-old pop star posted on her Instagram page on Saturday night a couple of mirror......
18:34, 2019-09-15

22 injured as building decks collapse at New Jersey firefighters’ event Multiple decks on a three-story building collapsed during a firefighters’ event at the Jersey Shore — injuring 22, including at least three children. The decks crashed down from a property in Wildwood at 6 p.m. Saturday during an annual New Jersey Firemen’s Convention, according to...
18:34, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong police deploy water cannons amid clashes with protesters in 15th consecutive weekend of unrest The streets of downtown Hong Kong turned into the site of clashes between protesters and police on Sunday as the political turmoil continues in the global financial center for a 15th straight weekend....
18:00, 2019-09-15

'Blaming Iran won't end disaster' leader says after attacks on two Saudi oil plants Iran's foreign minister on Sunday refuted allegations by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo his nation was involved in drone attacks that knocked out two oil plants in Saudi Arabia and will likely cause oil prices to increase worldwide....
18:00, 2019-09-15

Several Feared Drowned As Tourist Boat Tips Over In Andhra River Several people were feared drowned when a tourist boat capsized in the swollen Godavari river in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon while over 10 passengers were said to have......
17:17, 2019-09-15

12 Drown As Boat Tips Over In Andhra Pradesh River, Several Missing Twelve people have died and several are missing after a tourist boat overturned in the Godavari River in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon. There were 63 people on board......
17:17, 2019-09-15

Andhra Couple, 'World's Oldest Parents', To Take Twin Girls Home Today An Andhra couple, who made international headlines for becoming the world's oldest parents after their twin girls were born earlier this month, will go home with their babies today. The babies were......
17:17, 2019-09-15

Will Implement Assam-Like Citizens' List In Haryana, Says Chief Minister A citizens' list, along the lines of the recently published Assam National Register of Citizens or NRC, will be prepared in Haryana to check illegal immigration, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar......
17:17, 2019-09-15

No-deal Brexit a 'catastrophe' for travelers If the United Kingdom leaves the European Union with a no-deal Brexit, travelers to the UK will potentially face huge queues as well as food shortages and civil unrest, according to warnings from experts and the document Operation Yellowhammer....
17:17, 2019-09-15

Netflix's Diagnosis is a real-life House with added crowdsourcing Netflix's new show Diagnosis is a moving and powerful attempt to help people with unusual medical conditions find new routes to their longed-for diagnosis...
16:51, 2019-09-15

Seattle light rail station shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 wounded; cops release video of suspect Authorities in Seattle released video on Saturday of a suspect fleeing after a shooting at a downtown light rail station the day before left one man dead and two wounded. ...
16:51, 2019-09-15

Smart homes are becoming more popular. Here's how to make sure yours is working Amazon Alexa, Google Home and Apple HomePod are increasingly popular. Here are some tips to making sure your smart home devices are working properly.       ...
16:17, 2019-09-15

This man has a BS detector so good it almost drove him nuts In December 2008, Bernie Madoff was arrested for defrauding investors out of $64 billion, shocking Wall Street and the world. But one independent financial investigator, who knew Madoff was fishy as far back as the 1990s, wasn’t surprised. Harry Markopolos had repeatedly told the Securities and Exch...
16:17, 2019-09-15

Iran Rejects U.S. Accusation It Is Behind Saudi Attacks Houthi rebels in Yemen said they carried out drone strikes on Saudi oil facilities. An Iranian official dismissed allegations of Tehran’s involvement as “max deceit.”...
16:17, 2019-09-15

Protest march in downtown Hong Kong erupts into violence A mixed crowd of hardcore protesters in black and wearing masks, along with families with children, spilled into the roads of the Causeway Bay shopping belt and marched for over 2 kilometres to the central business district....
15:17, 2019-09-15

Tropical storm Humberto hits the Bahamas weeks after hurricane Dorian Humberto dropped rain on the islands as U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres visited the Bahamas to support humanitarian efforts in the wake of Dorian, which hit as a Category 5 storm that left thousands in need of food, water and shelter....
15:17, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas At Protesters Armed With Petrol Bombs Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to break up protesters throwing petrol bombs near the Legislative Council building and inside the Central Government Offices on Sunday, the......
15:17, 2019-09-15

Messi's father meets Inter Miami to discuss move - Paper Round "Lionel Messi could join Inter Miami, Callum Hudson-Odoi set for new deal, Manchester United scout a new striker, and Javi Gracia sacked during Unai Emery chat."...
14:51, 2019-09-15

Brexit news latest: David Cameron says Boris Johnson only backed Leave to further career David Cameron has launched another stinging attack on Boris Johnson, claiming the Prime Minister "didn't believe" in Brexit and only backed the Leave campaign to further his career....
14:17, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong protests: Police fire tear gas and water cannons at protesters who lobbed Molotov cocktails outside government office More violence has erupted in Hong Kong, with police firing tear gas and chemical-laced water after protesters lobbed Molotov cocktails outside the government headquarters....
14:17, 2019-09-15

MIT professor defended Jeffrey Epstein associate in leaked emails, claimed victims were ‘entirely willing’ Famed Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) computer scientist Richard Stallman is under fire after a leaked email thread showed him defending an associate of the late convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, claiming that his alleged victims were “entirely willing.”...
14:17, 2019-09-15

Border Patrol agent wounded, suspect killed in Texas traffic stop shooting A Border Patrol agent was shot and injured Friday night while conducting a traffic stop near the Texas-Mexico border and another agent shot and killed the gunman, authorities said Saturday....
14:17, 2019-09-15

Woman, child wounded in shooting after dispute at Texas pee-wee football game A suspected gunman is at large after a shooting that followed a dispute between parents at a pee-wee football game in Fort Worth, Texas, police said Saturday....
14:17, 2019-09-15

Oldest living American WWII veteran celebrates 110th birthday Lawrence Brooks — a man considered to be the nation's oldest living veteran from World War II — celebrated a huge milestone in Louisiana last week: his 110th birthday....
14:17, 2019-09-15

Shedinja Is Just A Dead Corpse That Steals Souls Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Shedinja! Thanks for the suggestion GlydeBane!...
14:17, 2019-09-15

'Congratulations Liverpool' jokes Pep Guardiola after 3-2 defeat to Norwich – video Premier League champions Manchester City suffered their first defeat of the season as newly-promoted Norwich City put three past them at Carrow Road. Daniel Farke's side have had a tough start to life in the Premier League, this was their second win of season with a stunning display at home to the c...
13:51, 2019-09-15

Ashes 2019: Australia chasing 399 to beat England, fifth Test day four – live! England all out for 329 on the fourth day at the OvalEmma John: Champagne moments in summer of cricketAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.46pm BST A huge one for Jack Leach! Australia’s most important partnership is broken, as Labuschagne loses his balance trying to get forward to Leach...
13:51, 2019-09-15

Global regulators to question Facebook's Libra amid EU concerns: paper Global regulators will question Facebook on Monday about its Libra cryptocurrency, amid concerns from European Union governments over the threat the digital currency poses to financial stability, the Financial Times reported on Sunday....
13:51, 2019-09-15

Saudi, Gulf stocks fall after attacks on Aramco oil plants Saudi stocks fell sharply on Sunday, after attacks on two plants at the heart of the kingdom's oil industry a day earlier knocked out more than half of Saudi crude output....
13:17, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong police fire tear gas to break up protesters Hong Kong police fired tear gas to break up protesters at Admiralty on Sunday, near the headquarters of the People's Liberation Army in the Chinese-ruled city....
13:17, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong police fire tear gas, water cannon at petrol-bomb throwing protesters Hong Kong police fired water cannon and volleys of tear gas to break up protesters throwing petrol bombs near the Legislative Council building and inside the Central Government Offices on Sunday, the latest in weeks of sometimes violent unrest....
13:17, 2019-09-15

Belgium's pick for EU Commission faces graft inquiry Belgium's candidate for the incoming European Commission, Foreign Minister Didier Reynders, faces a preliminary probe into accusations of money laundering in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Belgian authorities and two newspapers said....
13:17, 2019-09-15

Woman’s boss harassed her so much it killed her, scathing suit claims Dr. Inna Shuman was so mentally and physically stressed by a campaign of cruelty conducted by her department chairman that her immune system was compromised, making her susceptible to cancer, the suit alleges....
12:51, 2019-09-15

Toeless man fired after job refused to let him work from stool: suit A Hudson Valley immigrant missing his lower left leg and part of his right foot was callously canned after 30 years by his factory bosses after they refused to let anyone sit on the production line, a shocking lawsuit alleges....
12:51, 2019-09-15

Stanford is latest elite university linked to Jeffrey Epstein Jeffrey Epstein gifted Stanford University $50,000 for its physics program, making it the latest elite school to be linked to the late billionaire pedophile, a report said....
12:51, 2019-09-15

Trail to Zero horseback ride raises awareness of veteran suicide epidemic It was a 20-mile ride to healing. Fourteen veterans on horseback accompanied by the NYPD’s mounted unit made the annual “Trail to Zero” trek Saturday morning to raise awareness of the epidemic of veteran suicide. The distance of the journey through Manhattan represents the number of veteran lives lo...
12:51, 2019-09-15

FDNY firefighters rescue four people trapped on fire truck ride Four people got trapped in a fake fire rig at a Staten Island fair on Saturday — and a team of genuine FDNY firefighters rushed to the scene to rescue them. Hilarious photos show the real smoke-eaters in full regalia climbing a ladder to save their pretend brethren stuck on a “Fire Truck...
12:51, 2019-09-15

Carvana CEO sees no ceiling on buying from customers Acquiring its inventory directly from consumers ready to get rid of their cars is all part of Carvana's strategy of "collapsing more of the system." It still has a way to go....
12:17, 2019-09-15

Ansu Fati: Barcelona's 16-year-old rising star scores and assists in lighting start vs Valencia Ansu Fati's sensational start to life in the Barcelona first team continued on Saturday night as he scored and assisted within the opening seven minutes against Valencia at Camp Nou....
12:17, 2019-09-15

Barcelona 5-2 Valencia: Ansu Fati steals the show as LaLiga champions hit five in Camp Nou thriller Frenkie de Jong scored his first Barcelona goal, 16-year-old Ansu Fati netted again and substitute Luis Suarez struck twice as the Catalans thrashed Valencia 5-2 at Camp Nou on Saturday night....
12:17, 2019-09-15

Barcelona vs Valencia LIVE: LaLiga 2019-20 football as it happened at the Camp Nou Barcelona's 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the LaLiga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday....
12:17, 2019-09-15

Meet the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff drivers Sixteen drivers have earned the right to compete for the championship that will be decided on Nov. 17 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.       ...
12:17, 2019-09-15

Hong Kong Protesters Sing UK National Anthem In Plea To Britain Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters singing "God Save the Queen" and waving Union Jack flags rallied outside the British Consulate on Sunday demanding that the former colonial power ensures China honours......
11:51, 2019-09-15

After Attacks, Saudi Full Oil Supply May Take Weeks To Resume: Report Saudi Arabia's return to its full oil supply capacity after Saturday's attacks on Aramco oil plants could take "weeks not days", a source close to the matter told Reuters on Sunday....
11:51, 2019-09-15

Source: Brown travels with Patriots on Miami trip Wide receiver Antonio Brown traveled with the New England Patriots for the team's game against the Miami Dolphins, according to a source, putting him in position to make his Patriots debut Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium....
11:17, 2019-09-15

Florida QB Franks expected to miss rest of season Florida quarterback Feleipe Franks is likely to miss the remainder of the season after dislocating his right ankle during Saturday's win over Kentucky....
11:17, 2019-09-15

No. 9 Florida rallies without Franks to dump Kentucky No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on Saturday night in their SEC matchup in Lexington, Ky....
10:17, 2019-09-15

Fearing ‘Spy Trains,’ Congress May Ban a Chinese Maker of Subway Cars A Chinese train maker, the world’s largest, has contracts in Chicago, Los Angeles and Boston, but Congress may block it from securing any new contracts in the United States....
07:51, 2019-09-15

Eastern Michigan takes down Big Ten foe Illinois on road, takes home $1 million Illinois agreed to pay Eastern Michigan $1 million for the Eagles to visit Champaign. Eastern Michigan handed the Illini a 34-31 loss in thanks.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

Backup quarterback Kyle Trask rallies No. 8 Florida past Kentucky Florida overcame a 21-10 fourth-quarter deficit, all without starting quarterback Feleipe Franks, to avoid a second straight loss to Kentucky.       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

UAW will not extend GM contract, but no decision on strike The United Auto Workers said late on Saturday that it will not extend its contract with General Motors Co that was set to expire in hours, but would continue to work pending a meeting of senior union officials....
06:17, 2019-09-15

Demi Lovato and Bachelorette Star Mike Johnson Are ''Getting to Know Each Other'' Is there a romance brewing? Demi Lovato could be ready to get the final rose from The Bachelorette star, Mike Johnson. A source tells E! News the two recently spent some time together.......
05:17, 2019-09-15

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

Dellin Betances returning leaves big Yankees question TORONTO — Dellin Betances is joining the Yankees on Sunday and Aaron Boone’s hope is the right-handed reliever can build enough arm strength over the next two weeks to possibly help in the postseason. Betances completed a rehab assignment Friday night pitching for Double-A Trenton when the Thunder b...
05:17, 2019-09-15

Why some NFL Week 1 hot takes will be so wrong Week 2 has mercifully arrived to give us a better idea as to how many of our many Week 1 overreactions will have a realistic chance of ringing true. The Dolphins will go 0-16: It took one game for several players to contact their agents about deserting this sinking ship. Safety Minkah Fitzpatrick is...
05:17, 2019-09-15

No Brexit breakthrough as Johnson meets Juncker, EU says Salmon, snails, and the Irish backstop were on the menu for the UK prime minister and European Commission president. But a day of deadlock ended ignominously for Boris Johnson....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Asian communities become scapegoats in New Zealand’s housing crisis New Zealand's property prices have skyrocketed, and, with citizens languishing under a housing crisis, ethnic Asians are being subject to hateful comments on the streets and on the internet....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Claudia Duque: 'There's a strategy of silencing the press in Colombia' The Colombian journalist has denounced her country's press censorship policies. She currently faces a court order that prevents her from speaking out against the people who tortured her psychologically for years....
00:17, 2019-09-17

A rocky road to science and diplomacy in the Middle East The SESAME synchrotron in Jordan is an ambitious scientific, political and social experiment — since way before it even started producing results. DW's Zulfikar Abbany spent a week in the Middle East to find out why....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Champions League: Where Dortmund's clash with Barcelona could be decided Borussia Dortmund host Barcelona in their opening Champions League Group F match. With Messi an injury doubt, players from both sides will get their chance to step into the limelight....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Saudi oil attacks: Weapons 'came from Iran' The weapons used to hit two oil facilities came from Iran, according to the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen. Despite its "grave concern," Russia has said that military retaliation would be "unacceptable."...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Erdogan, Putin, Rouhani hold 'productive' talks on Syria Foreign troops should leave Syria once terrorists are defeated and security reestablished, Russia's Vladimir Putin has said at a peace summit in Ankara. Turkey and Russia are at odds over a regime offensive in Idlib....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Hungary rejects criticism after EU ministers' grilling The EU has started formal proceedings against Hungary for alleged breaches of the bloc's values and the rule of law. Hungary has strongly rejected the accusations as politically motivated....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Data breach reveals personal data of almost all of Ecuador Information including personal details such as names, addresses, national identity numbers and phone numbers has been compromised. The government has described the issue as a "major concern."...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Trump: It's 'looking like' Iran was responsible for Saudi oil attacks President Trump said Monday it’s “looking like” Iran was responsible for the weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil supply and talked up the United States’ military might, but said he wanted to “avoid” war....
00:17, 2019-09-17

Kavanaugh accuser’s friend dismisses original allegations, detail also not mentioned in NYT excerpt of book Leland Keyser, a friend of Christine Blasey Ford who allegedly was at the party where Ford says Brett Kavanaugh assaulted her decades ago, now says the story "just didn't make any sense."...
00:17, 2019-09-17

GOP leaders decry Kavanaugh attacks as McConnell says 'this is not normal political behavior' Senate Republican leaders on Monday unloaded on Democrats over their revived efforts to push uncorroborated college-era allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh, with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell accusing them of engaging in “not normal polit...
00:17, 2019-09-17

Tulsi Gabbard accuses Trump of being ‘Saudi Arabia’s b----’ over response to attacks on oil fields Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tusli Gabbard, D-Hawaii, on Sunday took President Trump to task over his response to attacks on Saudi oil fields, likening his wait-and-see approach to being “Saudi Arabia’s b----.”     ...
00:17, 2019-09-17

WWE Clash of Champions results: Rollins survives Strowman, but Fiend gets last laugh Seth Rollins defeated Braun Strowman in the main event, but a post-match attack by The Field is what will drive WWE forward and into Survivor Series....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Goalie using platform to drive conversation about mental health Robin Lehner opened up about his struggles in an effort to lessen the stigma associated with mental illness, and his message resonated beyond the hockey world....
23:51, 2019-09-16

What to watch for over the last two weeks of the regular season From health updates and the hunts for a wild card to award races and the home run chase, there's a lot still to be decided as baseball heads toward the playoffs....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Big Ben out for season but Conner says he's OK Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Democrats are focused on impeaching Trump, not Kavanaugh, Nadler says "We have our hands full with impeaching the president right now, and that's going to take up our limited resources and time for a while," Nadler said on a radio show....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Trump says he's in no rush to respond to the attacks on Saudi oil facilities President Donald Trump said Monday he's in no rush to respond to a coordinated attack that hit Saudi Arabia's oil industry over the weekend....
23:51, 2019-09-16

| US 'locked and loaded' after Saudi attacks as oil prices surge US President Donald Trump has said the US is "locked and loaded" to respond to attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure that Washington blamed on Iran, which have sent oil prices soaring....
23:51, 2019-09-16

| Johnson the Brexit 'Hulk' finally meets EU's Juncker Six weeks after he took office and six weeks before he is due to lead Britain out of the European Union, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to meet Jean-Claude Junker....
23:51, 2019-09-16

| SEE | 100 days later: How Hong Kong activists sustain protests with creativity With Hong Kong shaken by 100 days of huge pro-democracy protests, activists have adopted a host of creative ways to fuel their movement away from the barricades....
23:51, 2019-09-16

| No breakthrough in Brexit talks as Johnson dodges reporters British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has failed to convince EU leaders he has a serious plan for a Brexit deal, then ducked out of a planned news conference under a chorus of abuse from protesters....
23:51, 2019-09-16

'Dream Girl' Actor Ayushmann Khurrana Celebrates 35th Birthday With 3 Birthday Cakes Ayushmann Khurrana cuts multiple decadent cakes to celebrate his 35th birthday with closest friends and family as Dream Girl collects 44 crores in just three days....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Your Diet May Impact Sensitivity Of Gut Microbiome To Antibiotics: Study The study published in the journal Cell Metabolism revealedthat antibiotics change the composition and metabolism of the gut microbiome in mice. But they also said that the diet may mitigate these......
23:51, 2019-09-16

Here’s what to know about the renewed allegations against Brett Kavanaugh The new allegation has elicited calls from some Democratic presidential contenders for Kavanaugh’s impeachment and strong defenses of Kavanaugh from leading Republicans, including the man who appointed him to the high court, President Donald Trump....
23:51, 2019-09-16

OxyContin maker files for bankruptcy Purdue Pharma filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York Sunday as part of its framework for settling litigation with multiple states and governments....
23:51, 2019-09-16

What Netflix's 'Tall Girl' gets right (and wrong) about being a teenage girl over 6 feet USA TODAY's in-house height expert breaks down what Netflix's "Tall Girl" gets right and wrong about being a teen girl who's 6 feet-plus. (Spoilers!)        ...
23:51, 2019-09-16

Pennywise, take the wheel: A scary clown appears to drive man's 'It'-themed Jeep Don't be alarmed if you see Pennywise the clown on the highway – it's just Andrew Johnson's jeep inspired by the movie "It."        ...
23:51, 2019-09-16

Taika Waititi's WWII satire 'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto Film Festival people's choice award Taika Waititi's World War II satire "Jojo Rabbit" won the audience award – an Oscar bellwether – at Toronto International Film Festival.        ...
23:51, 2019-09-16

Brad Pitt: All the best photos of the 'Ad Astra' star through the years In honor of his latest movies 'Ad Astra' and 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood,' we're looking back at actor/producer Brad Pitt through the years.        ...
23:51, 2019-09-16

'Dr Who' star Christopher Eccleston says he was anorexic while in the role Christopher Eccleston, the British actor who starred as the ninth Doctor in the long-running sci-fi series "Doctor Who," has spoken out about his struggle with anorexia and suicidal depression....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Christie Brinkley drops out of 'Dancing with the Stars' due to injury, so her daughter is stepping in Christie Brinkley's daughter Sailor Brinkley-Cook will be replacing her mom on this season of "Dancing with the Stars" after the supermodel fell and broke her arm during rehearsals, Christie's rep confirms to CNN....
23:51, 2019-09-16

Duane Chapman under doctor's care after medical incident Duane "Dog" Chapman, star of WGN America's "Dog's Most Wanted," is being monitored after a medical incident over the weekend, a representative for the TV star tells CNN....
23:51, 2019-09-16

'Unbelievable' strikes a nerve with timing of Netflix debut "Unbelievable" was going to be provocative under any circumstances, focusing on a Pulitzer Prize-winning article about how a serial rapist evaded detection for some time, in large part because police were unwilling to believe his victims....
23:51, 2019-09-16

You Should Update LastPass Right Now LastPass has fixed a security bug that could have revealed credentials entered on a previously visited site. But to be safe, LastPass users should check that they’re running the most current version of the password manager.Read more......
23:51, 2019-09-16

The Hole in the Ozone Layer Is Being Super Weird—but in a Good Way ‘Tis the season for the hole in the ozone layer to undergo its annual growth spurt in the skies high above Antarctica. It’s still early days, but scientists say this year’s version is behaving unusually and that it has the potential to be the smallest hole observed in over three decades.Read more......
23:51, 2019-09-16

Daily on Energy: Trump’s vulnerability to oil attack on Saudi Arabia Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
23:51, 2019-09-16

Top shots from the 2019 US Open, the final major of the tennis season The US Open, the final major of the season and the most grueling two weeks in tennis, is underway in New York with all the top players in the field.        ...
23:17, 2019-09-16

South Korea: North Korea-United States to resume talks soon South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Monday that North Korea and the United States will soon restart working-level talks and that his government will fully continue to support the peace process....
23:17, 2019-09-16

British PM Johnson cancels Luxembourg news conference amid anti-Brexit protests British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, after both sides disputed how much progress has been made for a deal to leave the EU....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani, Recep Erdogan meet in Turkey to discuss fighting in Syria Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday hosted Presidents Hassan Rouhani of Iran and Vladimir Putin of Russia to discuss the civil war in Syria, which is now in its eighth year....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Iran: Seized ship was smuggling diesel fuel to UAE Iran's Revolutionary Guard seized a ship in the Persian Gulf for allegedly trying to smuggle diesel fuel into the United Arab Emirates, Iran's state-run media reported....
23:17, 2019-09-16

North Korea bracing for fallout from Typhoon Lingling North Korea state media warned Typhoon Lingling could have had a serious impact on the autumn harvest, amid reports of food shortages in the country....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Oil prices see historic spike; Trump weighing response to Saudi attack Weekend drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure have effectively wiped out about 5 percent of the global daily production, sending oil prices skyrocketing to historic levels Monday....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Private equity fund linked to South Korea justice minister under probe South Korean prosecutors are investigating a private equity fund tied to the family of newly appointed Justice Minister Cho Kuk, following the arrest of a Cho relative who is suspected of operating the fund....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Edward Snowden says U.S. return hinges on fair trial Edward Snowden said Monday he wants to return to the United States from Russia, but only if he gets a fair trial, which the government has not agreed to....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Oil jumps nearly 15% in record trading after attack on Saudi facilities Oil ended nearly 15% higher on Monday, with Brent logging its biggest jump in over 30 years and a record trading volumes, after an attack on Saudi Arabian crude facilities cut the kingdom's production in half and intensified concerns of retaliation in the Middle East....
23:17, 2019-09-16

U.S. Senate leader McConnell wants consequences on Iran for Saudi oil attack U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blamed Iran on Monday for the weekend attack on a Saudi Arabian oil facility and called for an international response....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Trump says Iran appears to be culprit for Saudi oil attacks U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that it looked like Iran was responsible for attacks over the weekend on Saudi Arabian oil plants, but he was in no rush to respond and was still trying to find out who was behind the strikes....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Trump says oil price rise after attack on Saudi plants 'not a problem' U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday downplayed the impact of a spike in oil prices in the wake of the attacks on Saudi oil plants, saying prices had not risen much and that the United States and other countries could offset the increase by releasing more supply....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Evidence indicates Iranian arms used in Saudi attack, Riyadh says Saudi Arabia said on Monday that the attack on its oil facilities was carried out with Iranian weapons, according to a preliminary investigation, but stopped short of directly blaming regional foe Iran....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Oil soars after attack on Saudi facilities, stocks dip Oil prices soared on Monday after attacks on crude facilities in Saudi Arabia cut the kingdom's production in half and sparked worries over the impact of an oil shock on economic growth, halting a positive run in world stock markets as investors reached for less-risky assets....
23:17, 2019-09-16

Trump says looks like Iran was behind Saudi oil attacks U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said it looked like Iran was behind attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia at the weekend that raised fears of a fresh Middle East conflict, but added that he did not want war with anyone....
23:17, 2019-09-16

NHC says 50% chance of cyclone over central tropical Atlantic An area of low pressure over the central tropical Atlantic has a 50% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
21:17, 2019-09-16

Hurricane Humberto takes aim at Bermuda, a danger to U.S. coast Humberto, which gained hurricane strength late Sunday, is expected to drop another 2 inches of rain on the storm-ravaged northwestern Bahamas as it crawls away from the U.S. coast, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said early Monday....
21:17, 2019-09-16

Fiji PM calls for Australia to 'unite behind the science' of climate change Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama called on Monday on Australia to "unite behind the science" and be far more ambitious in reducing greenhouse gas emissions that cause climate change....
21:17, 2019-09-16

Cutting-edge electric boat undergoes testing on river Seine in Paris An innovative boat that saves energy by rising out of the water on hydrofoil wings underwent testing on the Seine river in Paris on Monday as its backers seek to obtain a license to operate a taxi service on the river....
21:17, 2019-09-16

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near East of Lesser Antilles A well-defined small low pressure system located about 1200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
21:17, 2019-09-16

Energy stocks are having their best day of the year — Here are Wall Street's best buys from here Energy stocks, one of the worst-performing sectors this year, spiked on Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's heart of oil production Saturday sent oil prices soaring....
21:17, 2019-09-16

Cop’s $5M settlement didn’t make cut in NYPD misconduct database A city database meant to shed light on police misconduct settlements is missing the largest deal struck in the first three months of the year — even though it involved cops on both sides. Transit Officer Larry Jackson agreed to take $5 million in January to resolve his claim that he was beaten and c...
21:17, 2019-09-16

Two dead in murder-suicide inside Brooklyn apartment building A man fatally shot a woman before turning the weapon on himself in a grisly murder-suicide on Sunday night in a Downtown Brooklyn apartment building, sources said. The 47-year-old man shot the woman, 44, in the head in an apartment at Clermont and Flushing Avenues in Brooklyn at around 11:45 p.m., a...
21:17, 2019-09-16

NYPD cop denied bail in alleged murder-for-hire plot The NYPD cop accused of plotting to murder her estranged hubby — as well as her boyfriend’s teen daughter — was denied bail because of her “lack of impulse control” and her “defensiveness.” A federal judge ordered Valerie Cincinelli, 35, to remain behind bar...
21:17, 2019-09-16

Sergeants union calls Chelsea police captain ‘a d–k’ This gives new meaning to the phrase “member of service.” An NYPD police union called the head of a Manhattan police precinct a “d–k” in a blistering tweet on Monday morning. The Sergeants Benevolent Association leveled the accusation while responding to a post from use...
21:17, 2019-09-16

Woman hit by subway train on Upper East Side A woman jumped in front of a subway train on the East Side Monday afternoon, landing in the hospital, authorities said. The southbound No. 6 train struck the unidentified woman at the 96th Street station just before 12:30 p.m., according to police. The train motorman told police he saw the women jum...
21:17, 2019-09-16

Dramatic video shows toddler climbing outside 13th-floor Bronx apartment window Dramatic video captures the moment a toddler boy climbed on an air-conditioning unit outside the open window of the family’s 13th-story Bronx apartment — to the horror of bystanders more than 100 feet below. The video, taken on Saturday, opens with the tot flailing one of his arms around as he...
21:17, 2019-09-16

MTA unveils $51.5B plan to fix NYC’s decrepit subway and bus systems The MTA on Monday revealed details of its hotly-anticipated five-year capital plan — with a $51.5 billion price-tag, more than $40 billion of which will go to fixing the city’s decrepit subway and bus systems. Much of that cash will be used to fund transit chief Andy Byford’s “Fast Forward” pl...
21:17, 2019-09-16

DOJ uses Democrats’ impeachment confusion against them in court The Justice Department, in new court filings, sought to block congressional Democrats' bid for secret grand jury material from the Robert Mueller investigation by citing the confusion inside the caucus over whether or not they're pursuing an "impeachment investigation." ...
21:17, 2019-09-16

Trump says Kavanaugh being 'assaulted,' judicial record under attack with disputed allegation President Trump called out The New York Times on Monday after the newspaper made a major revision to an article about new sexual misconduct allegations against Justice Brett Kavanaugh, saying his Supreme Court pick is the one being "assaulted" by these late-breaking accounts. ...
21:17, 2019-09-16

2020 Democrats ignore Kavanaugh story correction after demanding impeachment The Democrats running for president who quickly called for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s impeachment over the weekend aren’t backing down – despite The New York Times issuing a major revision to its blockbuster story that ignited the demands in the first place....
21:17, 2019-09-16

EU leader lays into Johnson after he pulls out of news conference Boris Johnson has pulled out of a joint event with the prime minister of Luxembourg due to loud anti-Brexit protests, leaving his counterpart to point to an empty podium....
20:51, 2019-09-16

Ric Ocasek, New Wave Rock Visionary and Cars Co-Founder, Is Dead A Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, he wrote songs that updated classic sounds and managed to please both punk-rock fans and a broader pop audience....
20:51, 2019-09-16

| Zimbabwe doctors march to support 'abducted' union activist Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors and nurses have marched in Harare to protest the suspected kidnapping of a doctors' union leader by security forces for organising a slew of strikes....
20:51, 2019-09-16

| Mugabe gets low-key farewell in Zimbabwe home village The remains of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe, who died on September 6, has arrived in his home village for a subdued farewell at a dusty sports field after a weekend state funeral with African leaders in the capital....
20:51, 2019-09-16

Iran escalation, new Middle East plan boost State Department deputy for NSC job The escalation of U.S.-Iran tensions over the weekend attack on key Saudi oil facilities, and the pending unveiling of the administration’s Middle East plan, are raising the stakes in President Trump’s search for a new national security adviser to replace the ousted John Bolton....
20:51, 2019-09-16

Citizenship Day celebration honors new citizens in Tumacacori Citizenship Day celebration in Tumacacori, Ariz., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. / Andrew MelendezCitizenship Day celebration in Tumacacori, Ariz., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. / Andrew MelendezCitizenship Day celebration in Tumacacori, Ariz., on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. / Andrew MelendezCitizenship Day ce...
20:51, 2019-09-16

CBP officers seize nearly 51 pounds of meth at Dennis DeConcini Crossing TUCSON – Federal authorities seized nearly 51 pounds of methamphetamine and arrested a woman who was crossing into Arizona through the Dennis DeConcini Crossing in Nogales on Tuesday. U.S. Customs and Border Protection says officers searched a Honda sedan belonging to the 43-year-old Nogales, ...
20:51, 2019-09-16

Vehicle crashes into building on Tucson’s east side TUCSON – A vehicle crashed into an east side building Monday morning. Tucson Police Department says a vehicle crashed into 720 N. Kolb Rd., just after 8 a.m. The driver suffered from minor injuries and was not transported to the hospital. No other injuries have been reported. There were no other veh...
20:51, 2019-09-16

Netflix buys streaming rights for ‘Seinfeld’ “Seinfeld” is coming to Netflix. The streaming giant has inked a deal for the rights to stream the hit sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld starting in 2021, the company announced Monday. While the exact price tag was not disclosed, Netflix is said to have paid “far more” than the $500 million that NBCUni...
20:51, 2019-09-16

U.S. records no new measles cases for first week since January Health officials recorded no new cases of measles in the United States last week, marking the first week without new cases of the disease since January, amid an outbreak largely linked to parents who declined to vaccinate their children....
20:51, 2019-09-16

California governor expected to announce restrictions on flavored e-cigarettes California Governor Gavin Newsom was expected on Monday to announce restrictions on flavored e-cigarettes in response to a recent nationwide spate of sometimes deadly lung illnesses that U.S. health officials have linked to vaping....
20:51, 2019-09-16

Iran's aggression demands global response, Rick Perry says: ‘Who is next?’ U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry called on the international community Monday to stop Iran’s aggression following attacks over the weekend targeting a Saudi Arabian oil processing plant. ...
20:17, 2019-09-16

New Zealand man arrested in ‘witchcraft’ deaths of 5 Fiji family members A New Zealand man described as a “healer” and “witch doctor” has been charged in the mysterious deaths of five family members in Fiji last month, local police said Sunday....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Whistleblower Snowden: I'd love to be granted asylum in France Former U.S spy agency contractor Edward Snowden said he would love French President Emmanuel Macron to grant him political asylum after one of Macron's ministers said if it was up to her she would offer him asylum....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Arrest of Canada intelligence official could hurt allies, says head of police The arrest of a top Canadian police officer on charges of leaking secret information could hurt intelligence operations by allied nations, the head of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said on Monday....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Attacks on Saudi oil facilities - what will it mean for consumers? The attacks on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday will drive up fuel prices worldwide in the world's largest outage in 50 years. Here's what it could mean for consumers....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Beleaguered U.S. energy shares soar after attacks on Saudi facilities Shares of U.S. energy companies surged on Monday, as a jump in oil prices in the wake of attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities gave new juice to a sector that has been a chronic underperformer....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Colombia to strengthen protection for politicians after candidate murders Colombia will increase protection for political candidates running in October's local and regional elections after the murders of seven aspirants, President Ivan Duque said on Monday....
20:17, 2019-09-16

UK's Johnson buffeted in Luxembourg, says Brexit deal emerging Britain's Boris Johnson said on Monday that a Brexit deal was beginning to emerge, but the EU said he offered nothing to break the impasse during a visit to Luxembourg where he was harangued loudly by protesters and rebuked for trying to shift the blame....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Iran's Rouhani says Aramco attacks were a reciprocal response by Yemen An attack on Saudi Arabia's Aramco oil facilities was a reciprocal measure by "Yemeni people" to assaults on this country, said Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday, hours after a Saudi-led coalition said the attacks were carried out with Iranian weapons....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Factbox: U.S. prepared to tap emergency oil reserves, Perry says no decision yet U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Monday it was too soon to say whether the United States would tap emergency oil reserves after attacks in Saudi Arabia halved the crude output in the world's largest oil exporter....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Evidence points to Iranian hand in oil attack, says Saudi alliance, as prices soar An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalition said on Monday, as President Donald Trump said the United States was "locked and loaded" to hit back....
20:17, 2019-09-16

General Motors Workers On Strike: Everything You Need To Know The United Auto Workers’ 46,000 General Motors employees are on strike as contract negotiations continue, and are overshadowed somewhat by a corruption scandal among union leaders. Here’s what you need to know for The Morning Shift of Monday, Sept. 16, 2019....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Zlatan Punted Sporting Kansas City Into Orbit With Yet Another Hat Trick At some point, Zlatan Ibrahimović will wear out his welcome in MLS, but that moment has thankfully not come just yet. Beyond all the shit-talking and dunking on MLS of the likes which we here at Deadspin can only aspire to, Zlatan’s still got it on the field, which must make his shtick easier to tak...
20:17, 2019-09-16

The Giants Are Inching Closer And Closer To The Daniel Jones Era For the second straight week, Eli Manning was outplayed by the quarterback opposite him, and this time, it felt a whole lot worse. While there’s not much shame in losing in Dallas to Dak Prescott when he throws for over 400 yards and puts up a perfect 158.3 QB rating, Week 2 brought fewer chances fo...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Report: Drew Brees To Undergo Thumb Surgery, Expected To Be Out For Six Weeks After Drew Brees injured his hand in the Saints’ game against the Rams on Sunday, Adam Schefter is reporting that the quarterback will need surgery on his thumb, which is expected to keep him off the field for six weeks....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Soccer Management Sim Is Surprisingly Artsy I don’t know much about soccer, but I love how seriously its fans take it. I can’t count the number of Saturday mornings when I’ve been woken up by shouts coming from the English pub a block from my house when there’s a Premier League game....
20:17, 2019-09-16

Artist Says Antonio Brown Exposed His Barely Covered Penis To Her While She Worked In His House Sports Illustrated’s Robert Klemko has published a long story about Antonio Brown and his various business and personal relationships. Through interviews and the examination of court documents and police reports, Klemko outlines a pattern of behavior that is defined by accusations of refusing to pay...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Seattle Sounders Fans Walk Out Of Match Due To MLS Ban Of Protest Signs Following months of ideological clashing and semantic disagreements on the meaning of the word “political,” the largest Seattle Sounders supporter group took a more disruptive approach to its fight against MLS’s ban on protest signs, represented most clearly by those bearing the Iron Front logo. Aft...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Ben Roethlisberger Is Done For The Season Ben Roethlisberger was knocked out of the second half of his team’s loss to the Seahawks Sunday after he injured his throwing arm on a pass in the second quarter. Big Ben grimaced from the bench through the second half as Mason Rudolph threw a pair of touchdowns and nearly marshaled a late comeback...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Antonio Brown And The Conversation Nobody Wants To Have I watched the NFL on CBS this Sunday because I knew they had no choice but to talk about Antonio Brown. Brown was sued earlier this week by a former trainer, Britney Taylor, who said that Brown sexually assaulted and raped her when she worked for him. The day before, Brown had been signed by the New...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Pac-12 Admits Officials Missed Critical Penalty On Last Play In Arizona State's Upset Of Michigan State Things got weird at the end of Arizona State’s ugly 10-7 victory over No. 18 Michigan State in East Lansing last Saturday. The Spartans were in ASU territory and with 11 seconds left in the fourth quarter, MSU kicker Matt Coghlin appeared to connect from 42 yards and redeem two earlier misses by sen...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Apple Watch 5 price cut: save $50 on the all-new Apple Watch at Amazon While the Apple Watch Series 5 was announced just last week, you can already find discounts on the smartwatch at Amazon. For a limited time, you can pre-order the Apple Watch 5 with GPS for $384.99. That's a $15 discount and the lowest price we've found for the latest Apple Watch. Amazon a...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Nearly all Ecuador citizens have personal data leaked A major database breach has seen personal information on nearly every person in the nation of Ecuador leaked.The breached data includes names, cedulas (national ID numbers), date of birth, places of birth, home addresses, and gender, with millions of financial records also exposed.The affected datab...
20:17, 2019-09-16

David Cameron on Brexit regrets, Boris Johnson and the expulsion of 21 Tory MPs – video David Cameron has said he does not think Boris Johnson was right to suspend parliament, believes it looks like 'sharp practice' and was 'probably counterproductive'. In an interview with ITV News, the former prime minister also apologises for his failed strategy to keep Britain in the European Union...
19:51, 2019-09-16

'Iranian weapons' used in drone strike on oil plants Oil prices have fallen after an initial spike following a drone attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, as finger pointing continues over who was responsible....
19:17, 2019-09-16

Dortmund vs Barcelona: Prediction, live stream, TV, team news, tickets - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Barcelona will be hoping to show they can manage without Lionel Messi as they take on Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener....
18:51, 2019-09-16

Saudi Aramco Plants May Be Targeted Again "Any Moment": Report Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants were still a target and could be attacked at "any moment", warning foreigners to leave the area....
18:51, 2019-09-16

Wall Street slides after Saudi attacks; energy stocks surge Wall Street slipped on Monday on global growth worries after the weekend attack on Saudi Arabian crude facilities knocked out 5% of the world's supply, while a more than 10% jump in oil prices lifted beaten-down energy stocks....
18:17, 2019-09-16

How the Saudi oil attacks will affect markets Drone strikes attacked an oil processing facility at Abqaiq and the nearby Khurais oil field on Saturday, knocking out 5.7 million barrels of daily crude production — or 50% of the kingdom's oil output. CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports from Houston, TX....
18:17, 2019-09-16

Marquise Brown is the unnamed player in Antonio Brown’s rape lawsuit Marquise Brown’s first month in the NFL will be memorable for more than just the big-play ability he has flashed on the field. The Ravens’ prized rookie is the unnamed player in the sexual assault lawsuit against Antonio Brown, according to Pro Football Talk. Marquise, who is AntonioR...
17:51, 2019-09-16

Seth Lugo doesn’t want this Mets closer job forever It’s tough duty being a relief pitcher in the major leagues. You can be a hero one day, a bum the next. You’re only as good as your last appearance. Seth Lugo was reminded of that Sunday night at Citi Field where his streak of 15 scoreless innings ended when he gave up a crucial......
17:51, 2019-09-16

Drew Brees’ injury fears realized: Will miss ‘significant’ time The Saints won’t have quarterback Drew Brees for quite a while. According to NFL Network, Brees suffered a torn ligament in the thumb on his throwing hand and is likely out for six weeks. The type of procedure and who performs it could alter the timeline, per the report. There were concerns th...
17:51, 2019-09-16

TNPL Fixing Scandal: Two Lesser Known Coaches Could Be Under Scanner While no names have been revealed yet, allegations of match-fixing have emerged and are being related to one particular mid-table franchise in the TNPL, which many believe has gained notoriety over......
17:51, 2019-09-16

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith, Records And Milestones Steve Smith's peerless run in the Ashes 2019 not only turned the English fans' boos into standing ovation but helped him achieve many records and milestones....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Matic Welcomes Manchester United Focus On Youth But Wants Game Time Nemanja Matic is excited to see young talent getting a chance at Manchester United but hopes there is also room for experience as he looks for more game time....
17:51, 2019-09-16

David De Gea Signs New Deal At Manchester United David de Gea, who had been linked with a return to Spain with Real Madrid for several seasons, has put pen to paper on a new four-year deal with Manchester United....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Frank Lampard Trusts Young Guns For Chelsea Champions League Bid Frank Lampard said he "believed and trusted" in striker Tammy Abraham as he prepared to unleash his young players against Valencia in Champions League....
17:51, 2019-09-16

9/11 widow pleads for return of wedding rings Monica Iken-Murphy wanted her husband, who was killed on September 11, to always be part of her life. So she used the diamonds from her wedding ring to create a new one when she remarried....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Boris Johnson to meet with European Commission president in search of Brexit deal The two men are scheduled to hold talks over a lunch of snails and salmon in Luxembourg, amid claims from the U.K. — though not the EU — that a deal is in sight....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Hong Kong reopens after weekend of violent clashes between police, protesters On Sunday what began as a mostly peaceful protest earlier in the day spiraled into violence in some of the Chinese territory's busiest shopping and tourist districts....
17:51, 2019-09-16

North Korea says diplomatic talks with U.S. could resume in a ‘few weeks’ North Korea said Monday that diplomatic talks with the United States could resume in a "few weeks," but that it will not consider abandoning its nuclear weapons unless external threats are fully removed....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Mental health counsellors fan out across the Bahamas in wake of hurricane Dorian Stories of survival are trickling out across northern Bahamas as the initial shock wears off from Hurricane Dorian, one of the strongest Atlantic hurricanes in history....
17:51, 2019-09-16

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of Sep. 15) This is undoubtedly one of my most anticipated weeks of new releases on Netflix this entire year. The reason? One of my favorite Netflix originals, Disenchantment, is returning with new episodes. I’ve talked about the show before, but it is so much more than just The Simpsons or Futurama in th...
17:51, 2019-09-16

Christie Brinkley breaks arm in 'Dancing with the Stars' rehearsal, daughter Sailor fills in Christie Brinkley has had to back out of "DWTS" due to injury. The 65-year-old model has been replaced by her daughter, Sailor Brinkley-Cook.        ...
17:51, 2019-09-16

After Six Years in Exile, Edward Snowden Explains Himself In a new memoir and interview, the world’s most famous whistle-blower elucidates as never before why he stood up to mass surveillance—and his love for an internet that no longer exists....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Oil Prices Surge After Saudi Attack, Though Ample Supply Eases Concerns The world is flush with excess oil, a factor that put a cap on the spike in crude prices following the attacks on the heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Nearly 50,000 General Motors employees go on strike after union talks break down About 49,000 General Motors employees walked off the job at midnight Monday after negotiations between their union and the Detroit car giant unraveled....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Sensex, Nifty Suffer Biggest Single-Day Fall In Two Weeks: Highlights Stock Market LIVE: After a gap-down opening at 37,204.56 for the S&P BSE Sensex index, down 180.43 points from the previous close, the index extended losses dragged lower by energy, financial and......
17:17, 2019-09-16

Bank Officer's Union Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four officers' organizations of public sector banks (PSBs) have threatened to go on strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into four. The unions have jointly given a strike call for......
17:17, 2019-09-16

Rupee Plunges By 68 Paise To End At 71.60 Against Dollar: 10 Points The rupee on Monday settled 68 paise lower at 71.60 against the US dollar. That marked first fall for the domestic currency in eight sessions. The local currency opened lower at 71.54 and declined to......
17:17, 2019-09-16

2020 Democrats call for impeachment of Kavanaugh after new misconduct allegation 2020 Democrats called for the impeachment of Justice Brett Kavanaugh after an article in the New York Times surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct against the justice when he was a undergraduate at Yale University....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Apple showing strong orders for iPhone 11, even in China U.S. consumers prefer Apple's more expensive models, while the standard iPhone 11 appears more attractive in China, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Trump rages after NYT updates story to say alleged Kavanaugh victim 'does not recall' incident The Times updated an article detailing a previously unreported accusation against Kavanaugh from when he was a Yale University student, noting that "the female student declined to be interviewed and friends say that she does not recall the incident."...
17:17, 2019-09-16

EVs need paying and charging conformity, says top charger maker ABB's boss of electrification says competition between large-scale manufacturers is delaying mass EV adoption The adoption of common charging and payment standards is a vital step towards the widespread take-up of EVs, according to one of the biggest makers of charging points.  Swiss-based technolo...
17:17, 2019-09-16

Audi threatened with additional Dieselgate fines in Germany German transport ministry tells Audi it must meet next week's deadline for retrofitting new diesel software The German transport ministry has threatened to issue Audi with further fines if it does not meet upcoming deadlines for the retrofitting of manipulated diesel models with new software, accor...
17:17, 2019-09-16

Drew Brees to see hand specialist in Los Angeles after injury during game Drew Brees, the New Orleans Saints longtime quarterback, will be examined by a hand specialist in Los Angeles after suffering an injury during an earlier game against the Rams....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Falcons’ Julio Jones hits 20 mph during touchdown run Julio Jones, the star Atlanta Falcons receiver, hit 20 mph during his dash to the end zone on Sunday, giving the Atlanta Falcons a wild 24-20 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Cal, Arizona St move in to give Pac-12 6 ranked California and Arizona State moved into the AP Top 25 college football poll to give the Pac-12 six ranked teams, the most for the conference in almost four years....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Antonio Brown avoids media after New England Patriots debut The Miami Dolphins couldn't avoid seeing Antonio Brown hook up with Tom Brady for a touchdown in Brown's debut for the New England Patriots Sunday, but Brown managed to pull a disappearing act when it came time to talk to the media after the blowout win....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson takes huge hit to helmet during game Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson took a huge hit from a Pittsburgh Steelers defender during their matchup Sunday, and the blow to the star quarterback's helmet had some observers wondering why no penalty was called....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Atlanta Falcons' Kaleb McGary has interesting way to describe knee injury Atlanta Falcons rookie offensive lineman Kaleb McGary left Sunday night’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles with a knee injury -- and while the play may have been gruesome enough, McGary's description of the injury was even more stomach-churning....
17:17, 2019-09-16

Dennis' Moment wins first official prep for '20 Kentucky Derby Weekend horse racing featured a passel of Breeders' Cup qualifier and the first official prep for the 2020 Kentucky Derby, plus the first big turf weekend at Woodbine in Canada; all the action, right here....
16:51, 2019-09-16

U.S. considers more intel sharing with Saudi Arabia after attack: sources The United States is considering increasing its intelligence sharing with Saudi Arabia after Saturday's attack on Saudi oil facilities, which halved the kingdom's production and jolted world oil markets, U.S. officials told Reuters....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Factbox: Impact of Saudi oil outage on crude, product markets Attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities on Saturday shut down about 5.7 million barrels per day (bpd) of crude production, sending global oil prices soaring....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Saudi-led coalition: Evidence indicates Iranian arms used in Saudi attack The Saudi-led military coalition battling Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that the attack on Saudi Arabian oil plants was carried out with Iranian weapons and was not launched from Yemen according to preliminary findings....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Luxembourg PM Bettel says onus on PM Johnson to propose workable Brexit fix Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel lashed out at British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday for failing to propose serious alternatives to unlock a Brexit deal before the Oct.31 divorce date and seeking to blame the bloc for the "nightmare"....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Canadian police chief says arrested official had access to intelligence from allies A top Canadian police officer charged with leaking secret information had access to intelligence from domestic and international allies, the head of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said on Monday....
16:51, 2019-09-16

UK PM Johnson booed by protesters in Luxembourg British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was booed on Monday by protesters after talks with his counterpart in Luxembourg, putting off a briefing with reporters due to the protests....
16:51, 2019-09-16

EU stands firm on Brexit, UK says talks to be stepped up The European Commission said on Monday that London had still not proposed an alternative to the Irish backstop that has stymied a deal on Britain's exit from the EU, giving a blunt read-out of a meeting between its president and Prime Minister Boris Johnson....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Venezuela's Guaido considering attending U.N. general assembly: envoy Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido is considering attending the United Nation's General Assembly in New York this month but has not yet reached a decision, the opposition envoy to the United States, Carlos Vecchio, said on Monday....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Teen upset over Call Of Duty bet jailed for fatal 'swatting' prank An online gamer who became upset over a bet he made during a Call Of Duty match has been jailed for his role in a hoax call that saw police shoot dead an unarmed man....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Report Details New Justice Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Claims A New York Times report, published Saturday evening, alleges that it has corroborated more details in the case of a woman who accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of thrusting his penis at her during a Yale party in the early 1980s. The allegations from Deborah Ramirez, who was a freshman ...
16:51, 2019-09-16

There Are Exactly Two Things Border Patrol Agents Should Be Doing Right Now On Sunday, the New York Times published a story detailing all of the ways that the Trump administration’s all-out war on migrants and undocumented people is affecting the real victims: Border Patrol agents themselves. Apparently, throwing people into cages for the crime of being in the United States...
16:51, 2019-09-16

Trump Says We're 'Locked and Loaded' to Bomb the Hell Out of Whoever Saudi Arabia Tells Us to Donald Trump’s reckless, dangerous rhetoric toward Iran escalated yet again on Sunday night, following a strike on Saudi Arabia’s largest oil processing facility early Saturday morning. Trump tweeted that the U.S. was “locked and loaded,” but waiting on “verification” from the Saudis as to who we sh...
16:51, 2019-09-16

Help Us Find the Worst Politicians In Your State Here at Splinter, we spend a not-insignificant amount of time covering the uniquely awful quality of state and local politics, especially the personalities that make them a frothing cauldron of dysfunction, nepotism, and far worse....
16:51, 2019-09-16

Trump just set a new standard for himself on bogus media criticisms It wasn't just that Trump and his aides have contradicted what he just said about Iran and preconditions; it's that it was clearly a talking point for them less than a week ago....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Brexit date: What can we expect this week as Parliament remains suspended? Parliament is entering its second week of prorogation as Boris Johnson prepares to meet with the European Commission President for the first time since becoming Prime Minister....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Brexit news latest: UK will refuse any delay offer, Boris Johnson to tell Jean-Claude Juncker The UK will refuse any offer of a Brexit delay beyond the current October 31 deadline, Boris Johnson is to tell European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker today....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Aron Warren murder: Mother of teen stabbed to death in Greenwich for his fake Rolex pleads 'this must stop' The mother of a teenager who was stabbed to death for his fake Rolex watch demanded tougher action to combat knife crime today, saying: "This has to stop"....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Liberal Democrat conference: The lure of Jo Swinson's yellow brick road The Lib Dems' bounceback continues apace with ex-Tory Sam Gyimah joining the ambitious band of defectors united by opposition to Brexit. As they meet for their conference, Julian Glover asks if they can hold on to their advantage...
16:17, 2019-09-16

Brexit news latest: Boris Johnson risks row by holding back key details of plan on backstop Boris Johnson risked a row at his first meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker today by refusing to hand over "concrete" details demanded by the European Union of British alternatives to the backstop....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Iran seizes vessel in Gulf 'for smuggling diesel fuel' amid heightened Saudi tensions Iran's Revolutionary Guards have reportedly seized a vessel in the Gulf for allegedly smuggling 250,000 litres of diesel fuel to the United Arab Emirates....
16:17, 2019-09-16

EU Brexit news LIVE: No sign of breakthrough following Boris Johnson and Jean-Claude Juncker talks Brussels has stepped up its demands for Boris Johnson to set out his plan for a Brexit deal after talks between the Prime Minister and European Union chief Jean-Claude Juncker....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Progress 1000: Charlie's Angel star Ella Balinska – I was acting out my role for this movie when I was six in a park Ella Balinska, the British star of the new Charlie's Angels movie, has revealed she first practised for the role by acting out the previous movies with her friends as a child....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Oil Prices Spike After Attack on Saudi Facilities but Lasting Disruption Seen Unlikely Experts say a severe shock to energy markets and the world economy is unlikely. They expect oil and gas prices to rise modestly, if the damage is quickly repaired....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Houthi Forces in Yemen Warn of More Attacks on Saudi Oil Systems American officials have blamed Iran for the attacks on Saturday that slashed Saudi production, but the Houthi faction, allied with Iran, claimed responsibility....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Watch: Dak Prescott leads Cowboys over Redskins with 3 TD strikes Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott continued his hot start to the season by throwing three touchdown passes during a win Sunday against the Washington Redskins....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Watch: Seahawks rookie D.K. Metcalf catches decisive TD in win over Steelers Seattle Seahawks rookie wide receiver D.K. Metcalf made his presence felt by catching a 28-yard touchdown pass in the fourth quarter of a win against the Pittsburgh Steelers, helping his squad seal a dramatic victory....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Watch: Falcons' Julio Jones beats Eagles with 54-yard TD catch Julio Jones caught a short pass and ran for a game-winning 54-yard touchdown to lead the Atlanta Falcons to a dramatic Week 2 win agains the Philadelphia Eagles....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Lamar Jackson will let you choose how he beats you Primed for a showdown with Patrick Mahomes next week, Jackson showed off his running ability Sunday and proved why he may be the toughest quarterback to stop in the NFL....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Database leaks data on most of Ecuador's citizens, including 6.7 million children Elasticsearch server leaks personal data on Ecuador's citizens, their family trees, and children, but also some users' financial records and car registration information....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Salesforce launches manufacturing, consumer product goods clouds as it expands industry efforts Salesforce has a blueprint for tailoring its platform to industry specific use cases and is using it with the launch of clouds targeting manufacturing and CPG companies....
16:17, 2019-09-16

Pakistan to open border crossing for India Sikhs in November Pakistani officials say visa-free border crossing for Sikh pilgrims from India will be ready by early November, allowing thousands of pilgrims to easily visit a Sikh shrine just inside Pakistan each day...
16:17, 2019-09-16

In Hong Kong, Employees Hide Their Political Leanings as Beijing Forces Companies to Take Sides By day, Lucy is a flight attendant. Dressed in a neat uniform, she politely offers passengers meals and drinks while they cruise at 35,000 feet. Recently though, she’s been switching shifts to make sure that she’s in town to join the protests that have rocked Hong Kong for the last 15 we...
15:51, 2019-09-16

India’s Economy Slows, Stalling a Once Thriving Manufacturing Sector NEW DELHI (AP) — Anuj Kapoor took over his father’s booming auto parts business in 2012, hoping to elevate the company from selling to suppliers to selling directly to carmakers. Seven years later, he’s had to lay off half his workers as drooping sales caused his profit to plummet ...
15:51, 2019-09-16

‘The Union Is Playing Some Hardball.’ Here’s Why GM Workers Are On Strike The United Auto Workers union is leading its first strike against General Motors in 12 years, digging in for a fight over jobs and benefits that could cost the carmaker dearly for an indefinite period. The strike that took effect at midnight may cost GM about $50 million a day in earnings before int...
15:51, 2019-09-16

Taiwan pushes hard – and late – into digital banking Despite being a global leader in IT and semiconductors, Taiwan has long been a digital laggard. The regulator has just issued the island’s first digital banking licences, but is it a simple case of ‘too late’ rather than ‘better late than never’?...
15:51, 2019-09-16

Robert De Niro, Caitlyn Jenner help roast Alec Baldwin Robert De Niro, Caitlyn Jenner, Ken Jeong, Chris Redd, Caroline Rhea, Nikki Glaser and Jeff Ross were among the celebrities who roasted Alec Baldwin in a Comedy Central special that aired Sunday night....
15:51, 2019-09-16

Granger Smith shares emotional update 3 months after losing son River: 'Life is a storm' Country singer Granger Smith is back on Instagram, three months after his 3-year-old son River drowned at the family home on June 6.        ...
15:51, 2019-09-16

Ric Ocasek, lead singer for new-wave icons The Cars, found dead at 75 New York police have confirmed to USA TODAY that Ric Ocasek of The Cars was found dead Sunday by a family member.        ...
15:51, 2019-09-16

EMERGING MARKETS-Oil surge draws tepid response from Latam oil-exporter currencies Currencies of major Latin American crude exporters barring the Colombian peso drew tepid response from a rally in oil prices on Monday, following an attack on Saudi Arabian refining facilities that cut more than 5% of the global oil supply. Oil prices surged nearly 20% at one point on Monday, ...
15:51, 2019-09-16

Futures down after Saudi attacks spark rush for safety U.S. stock index futures slipped on Monday after the weekend attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities knocked out 5% of the world's supply, sparking concerns over global economic growth and heightening tensions in the Middle East....
14:51, 2019-09-16

Two Lifetime Crooks Wait for a Missing Daughter, With Shades of Beckett In Kevin Barry’s “Last Boat to Tangier,” longlisted for this year’s Booker Prize, a pair of existentialist thugs in a Spanish port city recount their friendship, their fights and their many bad decisions....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Rep. Adam Schiff Subpoenas Acting Intelligence Director Over Whistleblower Complaint Yet another possible political scandal could be brewing in the Trump administration, this time over a whistleblower complaint that acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire refuses to hand over to Congress....
14:17, 2019-09-16

CNN’s Chris Cuomo Takes on ‘New Faces With a Hole Burning Through ‘Em’ PAC I’m no Chris Cuomo fan, but he has appropriately embarrassed the creator of the New Faces GOP PAC, Elizabeth Heng, the woman behind that contemptible TV ad depicting a burning photo of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and comparing socialism to the nightmarish Khmer Rouge genocide in Cambodia....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Democratic Presidential Candidates Call for Brett Kavanaugh’s Impeachment In the wake of a new report by The New York Times revealing additional information about sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh, several Democratic presidential candidates have called for Kavanaugh to be impeached....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Looks Like UAW Workers Will Be Striking at Midnight Talks between General Motors and the United Auto Workers have broken down and a strike, just before midnight on Monday, is imminent. UAW spokesman Brian Rothenberg told The Associated Press that talks are planned to start at 10 a.m. on Monday but 49,200 workers plan to strike nationwide....
14:17, 2019-09-16

New York State Will be Banning Flavored E-Cigarettes By Emergency Order A second state is looking to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) told reporters on Sunday that he would be looking into an emergency order to ban the sale of flavored e-cigs this week in his state....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Purdue Pharma Files for Bankruptcy Purdue Pharma, the company owned by the Sackler family at the center of the prescription opioid crisis, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, according to The New York Times. The company is the subject of more than 2,600 lawsuits at both the state and federal levels....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Hong Kong anti-government protesters take to the hills – in pictures Thousands of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists used torches, lanterns and laser pens to light up Lion Hill on 13 September. Pro-democracy protesters have continued demonstrations across Hong Kong, calling for the city’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, to immediately meet demands including an independen...
14:17, 2019-09-16

How we met: ‘Two girls had broken in. I threw on a towel and ran out to meet them’ Dianne and Dreux Bourque met in 1987. Dianne, 50, is a nurse and Dreux, 51, works in healthcare administration. They have two sons and live in Dallas, TexasThe Christian Brothers – “kind of like monks,” says Dreux – would not have been happy to know that two teenage girls had broken into the dormito...
14:17, 2019-09-16

Italian football pundit sacked for racist on-air remarks about Romelu Lukaku Luciano Passirani said only way to stop him is ‘give him bananas’Telelombardia says he will not appear on the show againAn Italian TV pundit has been sacked for saying that the only way to stop Romelu Lukaku is to give “him 10 bananas to eat”. Luciano Passirani, an Italian football journalist, was a...
14:17, 2019-09-16

How to Fight Anti-Semitism review – Bari Weiss' elegy for Pittsburgh The New York Times columnist’s book is timely and necessary but would benefit from a deeper engagement with historyAfter decades in the wings, antisemitism is center stage all over the western world. What’s more, some of the same leaders who terrify Jews at home loudly proclaim devotion to the Jewis...
14:17, 2019-09-16

US briefing: Saudi oil attack, Purdue bankruptcy and Kavanaugh claims Monday’s top story: President says US ‘locked and loaded’ to respond to attack on Saudi oil facility. Plus, the 100 best TV shows of the 21st centurySubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
14:17, 2019-09-16

$1m a minute: the farming subsidies destroying the world - report ‘Perverse’ payments must be redirected to measures such as capturing carbon, report saysThe public is providing more than $1m per minute in global farm subsidies, much of which is driving the climate crisis and destruction of wildlife, according to a new report.Just 1% of the $700bn (£560bn) a year ...
14:17, 2019-09-16

Saudi Arabia oil attack: Trump hints at action as US points finger at Iran US president says he has ‘reason to believe we know the culprit’, as oil prices riseEverything you need to know about the Saudi Arabia oil attacksDonald Trump has said the US is “locked and loaded” and ready to respond to attacks on a petroleum processing facility in Saudi Arabia, as US officials sa...
14:17, 2019-09-16

Brad Pitt is GQ’s October Cover Star Brad Pitt, the star of 'Ad Astra,' is tearing through 2019—and in his October 2019 GQ cover story, talks about growth, vulnerability, masculinity, and...Will Ferrell....
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Brad Pitt on 'Ad Astra,' Faith, and Being a Gazelle At 55, the consummate Hollywood star—and cover star for GQ's October 2019 issue—seems to have the Hollywood parts figured out. But inside, there's a whole lot he's still working out....
14:17, 2019-09-16

25 Stars Who Are Just One Award Away From EGOT Status It's almost time for the 2019 Emmy Awards! That's right! The Emmys will air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Sunday, Sept. 22 on Fox. While there won't be a......
14:17, 2019-09-16

The most controversial Android flagship of the year just leaked in full The iPhone 11 phones are available for preorder, with several iPhone 11 versions and most iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max options being sold out at the moment. The handsets will ship to buyers on September 20th, but just a day before that, Huawei will unveil its third flagship phone of the year (counting ...
14:17, 2019-09-16

Resident Evil 4 Player Completes Game With 0% Accuracy Straight speedruns and feats of skill are always impressive, but sometimes it’s just as impressive to see a game completed where someone has found an interesting way to make things hard for themselves....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Osaka Getting Massive Esports Themed Hotel Next April, an esports themed hotel will open in Osaka’s geek district Nipponbashi. Called Esports Hotel E-Zone Cyberspace in English, it is the first of its kind in Japan....
14:17, 2019-09-16

Watch: Antonio Brown catches TD in first game with Patriots Antonio Brown hauled in a 20-yard touchdown catch from Tom Brady in his first game with the New England Patriots on Sunday against the Dolphins in Miami Garden...
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Watch: Vikings RB Dalvin Cook scorches Packers on 75-yard TD run Running back Dalvin Cook broke loose for a 75-yard touchdown run in the second quarter of the Minnesota Vikings' game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday in Green Bay, Wis....
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Watch: Redskins RB Adrian Peterson passes Jim Brown on all-time rushing TD list Washington Redskins veteran running back Adrian Peterson moved past Pro Football Hall of Fame tailback Jim Brown and into fifth on the NFL's all-time rushing touchdown list....
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Watch: Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes lights up Raiders for 4 TD passes in 2nd quarter The Oakland Raiders had a 10-0 lead Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs before quarterback Patrick Mahomes led his squad to a comeback victory with four touchdown passes in the second quarter....
13:51, 2019-09-16

Mark Ruffalo smashes Boris Johnson's Hulk comparison Mark Ruffalo, the actor who plays the anger-prone Hulk in the "Avengers" movie franchise, has struck out at UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson for suggesting Britain could break free of the EU's "manacles," like the Marvel superhero....
13:51, 2019-09-16

Edward Snowden calls on Macron to grant him asylum Edward Snowden, the US whistleblower who leaked classified documents detailing government surveillance programmes, is calling on France to grant him asylum....
13:51, 2019-09-16

Andrew Yang gets why Donald Trump won. He won't be president but he deserves attention. He may have the best explanation for how the Trump presidency happened: We 'automated away' 4 million manufacturing jobs in presidential swing states.       ...
13:51, 2019-09-16

This vulture feeds almost exclusively on bones The bearded vulture is the only animal with a diet consisting of mostly bone, scavenging them from animal carcasses and sometimes swallowing them whole.       ...
13:51, 2019-09-16

What to look for in hidden fees on travel sites What to look for when shopping for a travel deal and how to avoid the hidden room fees on websites. Also check airport location when booking tickets.       ...
13:51, 2019-09-16

Beachgoers Warned As Hurricane Humberto Forms Off Florida Coast MIAMI — Beachgoers on the southeastern U.S. coast should be wary of potentially dangerous rip currents caused by Hurricane Humberto, the National Hurricane Center said Sunday. Late Sunday, Humberto strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane. By early Monday, the storm had maximum sustained winds o...
13:51, 2019-09-16

Rights Group Calls for the Release of Uighur Children Detained in Xinjiang A human rights group has called on the Chinese government to release an undetermined number of Uighur children being arbitrarily held in so-called “child welfare” institutions and boarding schools in Xinjiang. In a statement Monday, the New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) said “...
13:17, 2019-09-16

India Arrests a Senior Kashmiri Leader Under a Controversial Law (NEW DELHI) — A Parliament member who is a senior pro-India politician in Indian-controlled Kashmir was arrested Monday under a controversial law that allows authorities to imprison someone for up to two years without charge or trial. Farooq Abdullah, 81, who also was the former chief minister...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Inside the deadly vaping crisis that’s gripping the nation St. John’s University student Taylor Healey was puffing on an e-cigarette one night in February when she suddenly became violently ill. Healey, 21, said she’d taken between 25 and 35 puffs of a mint-flavored Juul pod while hanging out with friends near the school’s Jamaica, Queens, campus when...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Notre Dame fire exposed thousands of children to alarming levels of lead The devastating fire that consumed the Notre Dame Cathedral in April spread toxic dust over Paris — exposing at least 6,000 children under the age of six to alarming levels of lead, according to a new report. French authorities were alerted that lead exposure could be a problem within 48 hours...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Man gives bogus tip about mass shooting at LA County Fair to avoid going with parents: cops A 22-year-old man called in a bogus warning about a mass shooting at a fair in the Los Angeles area — so he could avoid going there with his parents, police said. Erik Villasenor sent an email to the Los Angeles County Fair association that “someone was planning on doing a mass shooting Sunday...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Kim Jong Un told Trump in new letter that he’s open to another summit North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un sent a letter to President Donald in August detailing his willingness to meet the US leader for yet another summit, a South Korean newspaper reported Sunday. It was the second letter the North Korean leader sent to Trump last month that expressed his willingness to ...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Humberto strengthens into Category One hurricane off Florida coast Humberto has strengthened into a Category One hurricane in the Atlantic off the coast of Florida and is expected to become more powerful over the next 48 hours. The weather system was gaining steam about 785 miles west of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 75 miles per hour, according to the N...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Ballerina kicked cop in crotch after being told she was too drunk to fly That’s not how you audition for “The Nutcracker.” Police say a Spanish ballerina did a high kick — right into a cop’s crotch — after being told she was too drunk to get on a plane at London’s Heathrow Airport, according to a recent report. Daiana Andreas Riv...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Woman suffering from PTSD fights to keep emotional support monkeys A Missouri woman is fighting to keep her three emotional support monkeys after her neighbors complained to the city council, a report said. Texanne McBride-Teahan — who suffers from post traumatic stress disorder — owned the monkeys for 20 years but recently had a neighbor complain when she moved to...
13:17, 2019-09-16

California woman swallows engagement ring in sleep-eating episode A California bride-to-be said she thought she was having a nightmare when she swallowed her engagement ring — then awoke to find that the dream was her reality. Jenna Evans, who lives in San Diego, said she woke up Wednesday morning to discover that the dazzler was no longer on her ring finger...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Image shows Ohio day care worker dangling 5-year-old girl upside down An Ohio day care worker charged with child endangerment for not stepping in when a 5-year-old girl was assaulted can be seen in a police-released photo holding the little girl upside-down by her ankles. The disturbing image was shared by the Columbus Police Department following the Sept. 10 arrest o...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Nearly 50,000 General Motors workers go on strike DETROIT — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the U.S., as well as 22 parts dist...
13:17, 2019-09-16

Purdue Pharma, Maker of OxyContin, Files for Bankruptcy The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected to be vigorously contested by a group of 26 states....
13:17, 2019-09-16

DealBook Briefing: The World Reckons With a New Oil Order The weekend’s attacks on plants owned by Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company spooked investors this morning — and may do so for a long time to come....
13:17, 2019-09-16

LEADING OFF: Cubs' Rizzo to get MRI, Suárez slugs away LEADING OFF: Cubs' Rizzo to get MRI on sprained ankle, Reds' Suárez takes aim at majors HR lead, Braun still timely for Brewers, A's try to build on lead at home       ...
12:51, 2019-09-16

Kessie and Lukaku subjected to more racism in Italy AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie and Inter Milan striker Romelu Lukaku reportedly have been subjected to more racism in Italy       ...
12:51, 2019-09-16

Arsenal loanee Eddie Nketiah is already a 'complete player', says Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa says on-loan Arsenal forward Eddie Nketiah is a 'complete player' after the youngster sent his side to the top of the Championship....
12:51, 2019-09-16

Releasing oil reserves is joint decision of IEA: Germany The German government said on Monday its supply of oil was not affected by attacks at the weekend against Saudi refineries and any decision to release strategic reserves needed to be made jointly with members of the International Energy Agency (IEA)....
12:51, 2019-09-16

U.S. energy secretary says oil market robust after attack on Saudi plants The oil market is resilient and will react positively to the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil industry, U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Monday, blaming the attack firmly on Iran....
12:51, 2019-09-16

EU says need to determine Saudi attack facts before establishing blame The European Commission said on Monday it was important to determine the facts behind the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities before establishing who was responsible....
12:51, 2019-09-16

German petrol prices at pumps stable after Aramco attack: industry group The attacks against oil refineries in Saudi Arabia have so far had no impact on prices at filling stations in Germany, the country's Petroleum Industry Association said on Monday....
12:51, 2019-09-16

Why Hong Kong’s bid for the LSE must struggle The bid by HKEX for the London Stock Exchange is bold and has scale on its side, but faces regulatory barriers – and the fact the LSE has a different idea of what an exchange should look like....
12:51, 2019-09-16

What We Learned in N.F.L. Week 2 The Rams (and the refs) beat the Saints, the Patriots, Cowboys and Chiefs romped, and a few young quarterbacks continued to prove their doubters wrong....
12:51, 2019-09-16

EVs need paying and charging conformity, says top charging firm ABB's electrification boss says competition between large-scale manufacturers is delaying mass EV adoption The adoption of common charging and payment standards for EV charging points is a vital step towards the widespread take-up of EVs, according to one of the biggest makers of charging points.  ...
12:51, 2019-09-16

Jaguar Land Rover boss: electric cars won't get cheaper soon Ralf Speth claims battery prices won't reduce for five years; better charging network would allow use of smaller batteries The price of batteries for electric cars won't come down for up to five years, according to Jaguar Land Rover CEO Ralf Speth. As a result, he wants to see charging infrastructu...
12:51, 2019-09-16

Supreme Court Says Judges Are Above Politics. It May Hear a Case Testing That View. A new petition asks the court to decide whether Delaware can factor in the political affiliations of judges to try to seek ideological balance on its courts....
12:51, 2019-09-16

Democrats’ Afghan Strategy Sounds Familiar. It’s a Lot Like Trump’s. The 2020 Democratic candidates have one major goal for Afghanistan: Get out. They are struggling to differentiate themselves from a president they say has a feckless, isolationist view of American power....
12:51, 2019-09-16

Iran Rules Out Meeting Between Trump and Rouhani Iran’s Foreign Ministry dismissed the possibility of a meeting between President Hassan Rouhani and President Trump during the United Nations General Assembly....
12:51, 2019-09-16

Explainer: Attack on Saudi leaves world without spare oil capacity The strike on the heartland of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including damage to the world's biggest petroleum-processing facility, has driven oil prices to their highest level in nearly four months....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Saudi attacks threaten U.S. gasoline price hikes, particularly in California U.S. motorists most likely to feel the hit from rising gas prices following the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities are on the West Coast, which accounts for nearly half of all of U.S. crude imports from the kingdom....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Factbox: Saudi oil attack puts spotlight on global emergency stockpiles Governments worldwide may need to follow U.S. President Donald Trump's move to tap emergency oil stockpiles if top exporter Saudi Arabia is unable to quickly repair the damage inflicted by attacks on its energy industry on Saturday....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Airbus, French exporters slip as U.S. tariffs loom in subsidy row Shares in Airbus and other key French exporters fell on Monday as Europe and the United States edged closer toward tit-for-tat sanctions in a long-running dispute over aircraft subsidies....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Oil soars after Saudi supply shock, stocks slide Oil prices climbed to four-month highs on Monday and world stocks slid after weekend attacks on crude facilities in Saudi Arabia shut about 5% of the world's supply and fueled worries over the impact of an oil shock on economic growth....
12:17, 2019-09-16

U.S. energy secretary Perry says oil market is robust after Saudi attack U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Monday he believes the oil market will react positively to the weekend attack on Saudi Arabia's oil industry, which Washington has blamed on Iran....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Saudi Aramco swaps crude on tanker to heavy from light grade: source Saudi Aramco has changed the type of crude loading onto a tanker due to go to Asia to Arab Heavy from Arab Light, a source familiar with the matter said....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Biggest oil price surge since 1991 as 'locked and loaded' U.S. points finger at Iran for attack An attack on Saudi Arabia that shut 5% of global crude output caused the biggest surge in oil prices since 1991, after U.S. officials blamed Iran and President Donald Trump said Washington was "locked and loaded" to retaliate....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Suppliers carry on with output, wait and watch Suppliers have not yet been instructed by General Motors to slow or stop parts production, said Steven Wybo, senior managing director of turnaround advisory firm Conway MacKenzie....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Unifor, GM supplier Nemak end 2-week strike in Canada Members of Unifor Local 200 returned to work at Nemak for the 11 p.m. shift Sunday, ending the two-week-long strike. The plant supplies engine blocks to General Motors....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Frankfurt hits und misses The Honda e, Porsche Taycan Turbo and Volkswagen ID3 were among the Frankfurt auto show hits, as selected by reporter Larry P. Vellequette. There were misses, too....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Help wanted: An inspiring CEO Hiroto Saikawa's brief tenure as Nissan's boss was marked by fitful policy shifts and unprecedented scandal. His successor has a daunting to-do list and a difficult choice in staying the course or trying to chart a new trajectory....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Dealers worried but used profits offer hope Setting aside price pressures and softening new-vehicle sales, 2019 has been remarkably stable for U.S. auto dealers, Cox Automotive notes in its latest Dealer Sentiment Index survey....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Support for a deal can be won or lost on Facebook The narrative on many union issues is now shaped on Facebook and Twitter, where dissident views can snowball into rejection of the labor agreements that negotiators have been working to reach....
12:17, 2019-09-16

GM safety week recall has a long history Just before CEO Mary Barra told employees in a companywide broadcast to make safety an "every-minute priority," regulators disclosed that GM is recalling nearly 3.5 million large pickups and SUVs for a brake problem that it has been dealing with internally since at least 2015....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Buy-sell action likely to rebound after falloff The number of transactions in the second quarter fell from a year ago but is expected to rise in the second half of the year, according to two companies that track deals....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Trump says Justice Kavanaugh should 'start suing people' after new report of sexual misconduct The comments came in response to an article in The New York Times that surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct from the justice's time as an undergraduate at Yale University....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Keyllanne Conway says Trump administration ready to tap strategic petroleum reserve if necessary Saudi Arabia shut down half its oil production Saturday after drone strikes hit the world's largest oil processing facility in an attack claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels....
12:17, 2019-09-16

2020 Democrats call for impeachment of Justice Kavanaugh after new misconduct allegation 2020 Democrats called for the impeachment of Justice Brett Kavanaugh after an article in the New York Times surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct against the justice when he was a undergraduate at Yale University....
12:17, 2019-09-16

US Treasury yields slide as investors seek shelter amid Middle East escalations U.S. government debt prices rose on Monday morning as investors fled risk after attacks on Saudi oil production facilities escalated tensions in the Middle East....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Damage from Iran-linked drone attack on Saudi oil facility captured in satellite images Saudi oil sites attacked on Saturday -- in a drone assault linked to Iran -- were seen to have sustained damage after satellite images released Sunday captured char marks and smoke billowing from the world’s largest oil processing facility....
12:17, 2019-09-16

'Deplorable' graffiti found at European Union's Israel mission sparks condemnation The European Union’s diplomatic mission in Israel reportedly was vandalized Sunday with the words, “German money kills Jews,” and “EU get out,” sparking condemnation from officials there....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Humberto becomes a hurricane The National Hurricane Center late Sunday announced that Tropical Storm Humberto gained strength while it moved away from the Bahamas and is now a hurricane....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Swimming: Endurance athlete completes longest ocean swim Endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy completed the longest recorded ocean channel swim on Sunday, covering the 151.7 km (94 miles) from Barbados to St Lucia in the Caribbean in 56 hours and 36 minutes, according to the official website tracking his progress....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Chicago woman wore ‘Scream’ mask as she repeatedly stabbed female victim: cops A Chicago woman was held without bond Sunday after she allegedly stabbed another random woman dozens of times while she wore a “Scream” mask and repeated, “God is making me do this.”...
12:17, 2019-09-16

Market LIVE: Sensex Drops Over 300 Points, Nifty Below 11,000 Stock Market LIVE: On Friday, the Sensex and Nifty had ended 0.76 per cent and 0.85 per cent higher, clocking a gain of 1.09 per cent and 1.18 per cent respectively for the holiday-shortened week....
12:17, 2019-09-16

Wholesale Inflation Remains Unchanged At 1.08% In August In the previous month, wholesale inflation - determined by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI) - had eased to a 25-month low of 1.08 per cent. Wholesale inflation is the rate of increase in wholesale......
12:17, 2019-09-16