WORLDD.NEWS: Breaking News, World News, US News 09:18, 08/14/2019

Hookahs Aren't Safer Than Cigarettes

Hookahs are growing in popularity, but if you’re interested because you’ve heard that they’re “safer” than other ways of smoking, we have bad news for you: They’re probably not....

Hookahs Aren't Safer Than Cigarettes

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San Francisco Set to Ban E-Cigarettes San Francisco is expected to become the first city in the U.S. to ban e-cigarettes this week, a move that will likely pit the city against one of its fastest-growing startups: Juul Labs....
04:17, 06/24/2019

Do AVs really drive safer than humans? A patent application details a way to determine the safety-related performance of autonomous vehicles, then benchmarks the performance against that of human-driven autos on the same stretches of road....
12:51, 06/22/2019

Public Wi-Fi Is Safer Than Ever---But You Still Need to Be Careful Public Wi-Fi at the airport, Starbucks or your hotel room has never been safer, thanks to security features in networks and devices—but it still pays to take some basic precautions to keep your data safe....
19:51, 08/04/2019

San Francisco set to become first US city to ban e-cigarettes San Francisco has edged towards becoming the first US city to ban sales of e-cigarettes, as well as the manufacturing and distribution of them on city property. A preliminary vote saw city supervisors unanimously approve a ban on e-cigarettes the Foo......
20:17, 06/19/2019

Get Excited, Children! It Is Cigarettes! Children, we have wonderful news! It is cigarettes! Mmm mmm, cigarettes. The best treat there is! Go ahead and help yourselves, children—we won’t tell....
21:34, 08/05/2019

Minorities Safer Under PM Modi, Says K J Alphons Minorities have never been more safe in the country than under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP leader K J Alphons said in the Rajya Sabha Wednesday amid opposition references to lynching cases....
13:00, 06/26/2019

Google Is Making the Web Safer With These Two New Features Google has launched a new Suspicious Site Reporter extension for Chrome that lets users report malicious websites directly to Google. Chrome 75 will now warn users when they land on a deceptive......
14:00, 06/19/2019

San Francisco set to become first major U.S. city to ban e-cigarettes San Francisco is set to become the first major U.S. city to ban e-cigarettes after city supervisors voted unanimously in favor of the ordinance on Tuesday. A final vote to pass the measure is expected next week. San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance amending the health cod...
06:17, 06/19/2019

San Francisco protects cigarettes to own the vapers Awash in needles, human feces, and facing one of the worst housing crises in the country, San Francisco's Board of Supervisors has decided vaping is public enemy number one....
00:17, 06/21/2019

Cigarettes, alcohol and a 5am jog: how to become Liam Gallagher The makers of a Creation Records biopic want the public to audition for the role of ‘young Liam’. One hopeful explains his approachIn many ways, I am Liam Gallagher. We are both in our 40s. I can rock a £24 Primark version of that £467 orange Oi Polloi parka Liam wore to One Love Manchester. Er … I ...
14:34, 06/28/2019

San Francisco is 1st major US city to ban e-cigarettes SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its second and final vote Tuesday. Backers say they hope the legislation will curb underage use of e-cigarettes, but critics say the ban will make it harder...
23:51, 06/25/2019

San Francisco becomes first US city to ban sale of e-cigarettes The city is fighting the rise of youth vaping despite Juul, the biggest producer of e-cigarettes, being right in its backyardSan Francisco voted to ban e-cigarettes in the first legislation of its kind in the United States.Supervisors approved a measure banning the sale and distribution of e-cigaret...
00:17, 06/26/2019

San Francisco becomes 1st major US city to ban e-cigarettes San Francisco became the first major U.S. city Tuesday to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes that have not undergone the required Food and Drug Administration (FDA) review....
05:51, 06/26/2019

Making cycling safer and more appealing | Letters Sally Watson calls for protected lanes, John Kirkwood and Simon Geller describe their experience of cycling in the US, and Matt Caine says London is heading in the right directionWhile some people may be happy cycling in painted lanes (Millions wasted painting ‘gesture’ cycle lanes, 17 June; Letters...
21:00, 06/24/2019

A safer internet and the stupid things we do online You don't have to be savvy to be safe online. Just sensible. On Password Day, here are 5 things you should avoid doing, ranked by their increasing stupidity. Check number two for password advice!...
14:51, 05/02/2019

Brighter, safer headlights are coming. The question is when Europe and Canada already allow brighter and more precisely directed headlights, but U.S. drivers are still waiting.       ...
19:00, 06/18/2019

Under the skin: How haptics are making touchscreens safer Getting a physical haptic response from a touchscreen can make them less distracting to use and even extend their reach to steering wheel controls Fast-developing technology will make button-less interfaces safer to use by providing physical feedback Screens evolved in cars as a means of simplif...
05:00, 06/17/2019

NASA spacecraft will use fuel that's safer for humans Many spacecraft depend on hydrazine in their fuel, but it's extremely hazardous -- and that means very careful fueling processes that slow things down. NASA will soon have a safer option, however. It's about to test-fly the Green Propellant Infusio......
10:51, 06/11/2019

Smoking or vaping: e-cigarettes as a lesser evil Smoking's out, steaming's in. Both are indisputably unhealthy, but is one better than the other? Supporters of smoke alternatives say they aren't as bad as traditional tobacco cigarettes. But is there any truth in that?...
13:17, 05/31/2019

FDA 'stands ready' to accelerate review of e-cigarettes The Food and Drug Administration "stands ready" to start reviewing e-cigarettes amid a teen vaping "epidemic," acting Commissioner Ned Sharpless said Monday in a statement....
23:00, 07/15/2019

A 92% tax on e-cigarettes: It's happening Monday in Vermont Vermont's 92% e-cigarette tax is kicking off at the start of July. Here's a little refresher on what is actually covered under the law.       ...
22:34, 06/27/2019

San Francisco Bans Sale of Juul and Other E-Cigarettes The bill was praised by health groups but has many critics, including those who worry that a blanket ban on e-cigarettes could harm the wider goals of anti-tobacco efforts....
01:51, 06/26/2019

The Morning After: San Francisco bans the sale of e-cigarettes Welcome to Wednesday. Amazon's Prime Day is coming, twice, this July, and Target wants a shopping fight. Meanwhile, Sony does it again with another pair of capable noise-cancelling headphones that you should consider, and NASA briefly halts its Curio......
14:34, 06/26/2019

British cigarettes, a body in the road: memories of D-Day It is the sounds and smell of war that are indelibly imprinted in the memory of Yves Faucon, who was 12 when allied troops landed in Normandy and set about driving Nazi Germany's forces out of France....
09:51, 05/28/2019

Judge orders FDA to speed up regulation of e-cigarettes A federal judge has directed the Food and Drug Administration to speed up its review of electronic cigarettes, saying the delays amount to a dereliction of duty....
18:51, 05/16/2019

Check out the gory, cringy images the FDA wants to put on cigarettes Enlarge / Sick kids, chest scars, and bloody urine are just some of the new warnings. (credit: FDA) The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday revealed 13 repulsive warnings it proposes adding to cigarette advertisements and packaging. The graphic warnings are intended to deter smoking. They inc...
07:34, 08/17/2019

Judge orders FDA to begin regulating e-cigarettes WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge is ordering the Food and Drug Administration to begin reviewing the health effects of e-cigarettes. The ruling handed down Wednesday says the agency abdicated its legal duty when it postponed reviewing all U.S. vaping products by several years. The American Academy ...
01:51, 05/16/2019

Safer migraine drug shown to be effective in trials Rimegepant eliminated or significantly decreased migraine symptoms and, pending FDA approval, could provide an alternative to current medications on the market, according to a trial....
08:17, 07/12/2019

Recent airline crashes run against trend toward safer flying After a long trend toward greater safety in air travel, there has been an uptick in airline accidents and deaths in 2018 and 2019. Many aviation experts regard that recent increase as a statistical blip, however. They note that accidents and deaths remain a fraction of the numbers from as recently a...
16:51, 05/07/2019

NASA’s about to test a safer rocket fuel for the first time ever The fuel that powers most spacecraft today is incredibly toxic to living organisms. That’s normally not a big issue when you’re sending something into space, but it can still pose some risks if a mishap results in a spacecraft crashing back down to Earth. It’s also a major obstacle...
03:34, 06/12/2019

Self-Driving Cars Have a Problem: Safer Human-Driven Ones The technology that was supposed to give us robo-taxis is making human-driven cars safer at a rate that completely autonomous vehicles may have trouble matching....
01:34, 06/16/2019

Safer air for the kids? Grow more houseplants | Charlotte Church If the government can’t protect schools from pollution, we’ll have to do it ourselves – with help from Mother NatureWhen was it, maybe two weeks ago? I was just about clinging on to sanity’s rigging amid the daily tempest of trauma that has become my family’s morning routine. My 11-year-old was fumi...
15:00, 05/20/2019

Are semi-autonomous systems making cars safer? V60 simulates undertaking the ‘fake’ Fiesta on the motorway but the Fiesta moves into the lane at the last moment and the AEB-equipped V60, like many AEB cars, fails to avoid it Assisted driving tech should boost road safety, but it can actually make things worse if it isn’t tuned properly The qu...
10:51, 05/18/2019

Infiltration Down 43 Per Cent After Balakot Strike, J&K Safer: Centre Security situation in Jammu and Kashmir has witnessed an improvement and the net infiltration from across the border has reduced by 43 per cent after a surgical strike was carried out on terror camps......
15:34, 07/09/2019

MOMA's Volvo Was a Safer, Boxier 'Taxi of Tomorrow' How do you replace a New York institution like the legendary Checker Cab? You get the help of another New York institution (and a Swedish carmaker), of course. Volvo decided it was time to re-invent the taxicab back in the day, and the effort was so good, it was put in one of the greatest art museum...
19:51, 07/27/2019

New 100- and 200-Euro Notes Are Safer, Sturdier and Vegan-Friendly The bills, which entered circulation on Tuesday, complete the European Central Bank’s overhaul of paper money to make it easier to handle and harder to forge....
21:34, 05/28/2019

Students driving autonomous vehicles toward safer future TUCSON – A group of college students from around the country used their summer to help drive autonomous vehicles toward a safer future. The students converged on the University of Arizona for the Research Experience for Undergraduates program, which is funded by the National Science Foundation...
08:34, 08/07/2019

20 Years After Columbine, Schools Have Gotten Safer. But Fears Have Only Grown. The panic of mass shootings has ramped up efforts to secure schools. But anxieties remain high, even as federal data shows that schools are less violent....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Apple, Amazon, YouTube: Safer, faster & less annoying The much hyped iTunes demise doesn't matter; what does is moves made by Apple and YouTube to better lives, by taking on robocalls, hate speech and more.       ...
22:17, 06/08/2019

We should legalize drinking at 18 to make college life safer Out of 190 countries, only 12 have drinking ages as high as ours. We are keeping company with cool kids on the block like Iraq, Oman and Equatorial Guinea. Congress raised the age to 21 in 1984 to combat drunk-driving fatalities; states were coerced with the threat of withheld highway funds. Since t...
23:17, 07/20/2019

FDA Is Investigating 127 Incidents of Seizures Possibly Linked to Use of E-Cigarettes The Food and Drug Administration announced this week that it is investigating 127 reports of seizures or other neurological issues that may be linked to the use of e-cigarettes, a figure that has expanded by nearly 100 since the agency first announced its probe back in April.Read more......
22:34, 08/08/2019

How do nicotine-free e-cigarettes affect blood vessels? New research looks into the short term effects of vaping on blood vessels. Nicotine-free e-cigarettes may be more harmful than experts previously believed....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Parents beware: Here are 5 types of e-cigarettes your teen might be hiding As teen vaping continues to rise, school resource officers share what some these little e-cigarette devices look like.        ...
06:51, 05/03/2019

Federal judge orders FDA to begin review of e-cigarettes A federal judge is siding with public health groups suing the Food and Drug Administration to begin reviewing thousands of e-cigarettes on the U.S. market....
17:34, 05/16/2019

Most Americans, Including Smokers, Like the Idea of Less-Addictive Cigarettes The majority of American adults, including current smokers, would support cigarette manufacturers making their products less addictive, according to new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The CDC’s data, which were published in the American Journal of Preventi...
21:00, 07/11/2019

WHO says e-cigarettes, 'smoke-free' products do not help reduce cancer Electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products are not helping fight cancer, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, urging smokers and governments not to trust claims from cigarette firms about their latest products....
02:34, 07/27/2019

Cigarettes and supplements are among the 42 most outrageous product claims of all time Cigarette makers and food companies are among firms responsible for some of the most misleading product claims, based on a 24/7 Wall St. assessment.        ...
15:34, 05/30/2019

Former FDA chief Gottlieb: 'We struck the wrong balance' on e-cigarettes The FDA struck the wrong balance on its oversight of the e-cigarette industry, former commissioner Scott Gottlieb said Tuesday at CNBC's Healthy Returns conference....
18:17, 05/21/2019

'When Franco was alive, it was safer': inside Spain's far-right battleground – video Vox became the first far-right party to win more than a single seat in Spain's parliament since the Franco era when it won 24 in the general election. Last week, it fought its first mayoral campaign in El Ejido, a town in Andalucía with a population of 90,000 people, 30% of whom are migrants. Many o...
13:51, 05/30/2019

Under the skin: How acoustic vehicle alert systems make EVs safer The old "stop, look and listen" mantra isn't much good when it comes to EVs, but there is a solution EVs may not sound all that quiet when travelling fast, but they can be at low speed – posing a risk to blind people or anyone just not paying attention. So on 1 July, a new EU law came into force wi...
15:51, 07/01/2019

Volvo Cars Partners With POC To Develop Safer Helmets For Cyclists Volvo Cars are one of the pioneers in the development of safer modern cars and the Swedish carmaker is now coming up with something innovative to take the safety quotient one step ahead. It is......
20:17, 06/03/2019

Government To Draft New Policies For Safer Transportation Of School Children The Institute Of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) and Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) held a two-day conference to draft a policy for the safety of children while they are being driven to......
11:00, 05/03/2019

Formula One Is Bringing Back Safer Ground Effects For 2021 Formula One has decided to do something radical in its new 2021 regulations: bringing back ground effects. Yeah. But how the hell is the series going to make sure we don’t all make the same dangerous mistakes that teams made back in the 1970s and ‘80s? Chain Bear F1 and Autosport have teamed up to ...
01:51, 08/02/2019

NASA to test safer, more powerful spacecraft fuel on June 24 When the next SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center later this month, it will be carrying a spacecraft fuel that's safer for humans, but also much more powerful than the fuel it replaces....
17:17, 06/11/2019

NYC sues Virginia company for flooding Big Apple with untaxed cigarettes A Virginia cigarette company schemed with black-market sellers in New York City to funnel tens of thousands of cartons of un-taxed smokes into the city every month, officials charged Monday. The City has slapped Cigarettes Unlimited with a racketeering lawsuit, claiming at least three of their Fred...
00:51, 07/16/2019

A $1 tax rise on cigarettes increases vaping rates by almost 10 percent: study Taxes on traditional cigarettes may be driving smokers to try vaping. A $1 tax increase on traditional cigarettes reduces cigarette use by 1.9 percent overall and by 3.5 percent for daily smokers, says a new study distributed by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). It also increased vapi...
20:00, 07/02/2019

Unlisted chemicals in Juul e-cigarettes may irritate throats of users While people who vape are inhaling chemicals used in the products, researchers point out they also inhale the results of reactions between those chemicals -- which may have unknown effects....
22:51, 07/30/2019

UN health agency WHO slams electronic cigarettes, tobacco industry The WHO has said e-cigarettes are "undoubtedly harmful" and do not help people quit their tobacco smoking. The UN health agency accused the tobacco industry of falsely claiming to want to reduce harm from tobacco use....
22:17, 07/26/2019

US health officials push for graphic warning labels on cigarettes US health officials are making a new attempt at adding graphic images to cigarette packets to discourage and Americans from lighting up. If successful, it would be the first change to US cigarette warnings in 35 years....
12:34, 08/16/2019

CDC says eight in ten US adults support limiting nicotine in cigarettes as FDA preps new rules More than 80% of adults strongly favor or somewhat agreed that tobacco companies should be forced to lower the amount of nicotine in cigarettes, according to a CDC study....
18:00, 07/11/2019

Fire department tops German survey; football and cigarettes lag Thousands of Germans have ranked the fire department as the institution which contributes the most to the public good. The Catholic Church, banks, football organizations and Marlboro cigarettes did not do so well....
19:17, 05/21/2019

Nearly half of Juul's Twitter followers are too young to buy e-cigarettes: study (Reuters Health) - Almost half of the people who followed Juul Labs Inc on Twitter were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in the United States, according a study published on Monday....
17:51, 05/20/2019

Nearly half of Juul’s Twitter followers are too young to buy e-cigarettes -study May 20 (Reuters Health) - Almost half of the people who followed Juul Labs Inc on Twitter were not old enough to legally purchase e-cigarettes in the United States, according a study published on Monday....
17:51, 05/20/2019

Nicotine from e-cigarettes may damage ability to clear mucus from airways When the nicotine vapor from e-cigarettes hit human airway cells in culture, it slowed the movement of mucus or phlegm in the area, researchers report....
18:51, 06/07/2019

Pakistan Cabinet Approves Flat Tax On Cigarettes, Soft Drinks Pakistan's cabinet has approved a flat tax on all cigarette packets and soft drinks to try to plug a gaping budget deficit and discourage tobacco consumption, a document seen by Reuters said....
05:00, 06/11/2019

Man fatally shot wife in chest over fight about cigarettes: cops A Michigan man was charged with murder on Monday for fatally shooting his wife in the chest after the two had an argument over cigarette smoking. Vashon Flowers, 46, allegedly shot Jamie Thomas-Flowers inside their Muskegon Heights home at about 6:30 a.m. on Sunday following an argument that took pl...
06:00, 05/21/2019

Study: E-cigarettes can help smokers quit, but have higher rate of relapse Vaping may help people to quit cigarettes, but the longer they use e-cigarettes, the more likely they are to start smoking again, new research in France suggests....
00:51, 07/18/2019

A Deadly Blaze in the Alps Made a Biker a Hero and Tunnels Safer for All Two decades ago, 39 people died inside the Mont Blanc Tunnel in a fire so horrific it changed safety standards forever. The truth eventually caught up to the legend of a man who rushed in....
21:34, 05/22/2019

OECD members, including U.S., back guiding principles to make AI safer The evolution of artificial intelligence is driving advances in technology but raising questions over ethics, the head of the OECD said on Wednesday, as more than 40 nations backed a set of principles meant to improve transparency around AI....
18:34, 05/22/2019

Google Maps Testing New Feature That Will Make Your Taxi Rides Safer Google Maps is getting a new feature that will alert taxi passengers when their ride goes off route by 500 meters. The feature seems to be limited to India currently....
13:51, 06/11/2019

Google’s Android Auto update makes launching and using apps safer Until recently, infotainment systems were sort-of-useful at best or plagued with horrendous interfaces at their worst. The introduction of Android Auto and CarPlay got automakers to finally start thinking about how people use touchscreen devices. Goo......
19:17, 07/30/2019

Tinder’s Newest Feature Aims to Keep LGBTQ People Safer Across the World With a new feature, Tinder says it wants to make the swiping experience safer for its LGBTQ users traveling and living in certain countries. On Wednesday, the dating app introduced a new safety update dubbed “Traveler Alert” that will warn users who have identified themselves as lesbian,...
00:51, 07/25/2019

Futuristic sounds to make electric buses safer hit wrong note Fears ‘spaceshippy’ proposals by TfL to make vehicles audible could confuse pedestriansTransport for London has been warned that proposals put forward for a safety feature to make electric buses more audible risk confusing vulnerable road users.TfL has commissioned Aecom to come up with a recognisab...
15:00, 07/01/2019

Juul Executive Tells Lawmakers Electronic Cigarettes Were Never Intended for Teens (WASHINGTON) — A top executive for Juul Labs said that his company never intended its electronic cigarettes to be adopted by underage teenagers, as House lawmakers on Thursday accused the company of fueling the vaping craze among high schoolers. Co-founder James Monsees testified that Juul dev...
15:00, 07/26/2019

Exposure To Greenery Can Reduce Cravings For Junk Food, Alcohol And Cigarettes If the study is to be believed, doing just one simple thing may help you tide over cravings for harmful foods, alcohol and cigarettes- exposing yourself to greenery....
20:00, 07/15/2019

E-cigarettes damage blood vessels even if devices don’t contain nicotine, study finds Often touted as a safer alternative to cigarettes, e-cigarettes can have negative effects on a user’s blood vessels, damaging them after just one use, a new study says. ...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Juul denounces San Francisco legislation prohibiting the sale of e-cigarettes in the city E-cigarette giant Juul on Wednesday criticized the city where it is based after San Francisco supervisors approved a measure to prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes....
23:17, 06/19/2019

Notre-Dame Fire Investigators Focus on Short-Circuit and Cigarettes The police searched the cathedral’s vast interior and say they are considering electric bells in and near the spire as a possible cause. Worker negligence is also being examined....
23:00, 04/28/2019

Wheels: A Deadly Blaze in the Alps Made a Biker a Hero and Tunnels Safer for All Two decades ago, 39 people died inside the Mont Blanc Tunnel in a fire so horrific it changed safety standards forever. The truth eventually caught up to the legend of a man who rushed in....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Arvind Kejriwal Urges People To Move To Safer Places As Yamuna Swells Water level in the Yamuna is expected to cross the danger mark this evening, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said, urging people in low-lying areas to move to temporary shelters set up by the......
15:17, 08/19/2019

Google Maps Now Offer 'Stay Safer' Feature On Android Phones In India The latest update for Google Maps for Android devices offers a new 'Stay Safer' feature which can be used to share your live trip status with family & friends and also sends an alert should a cab go......
14:17, 07/01/2019

Google Maps Rolls Out 'Stay Safer' Feature for Android Users in India Google Maps Stay Safer feature is rolling out to Android users in India, and the users will need to update to the latest version of Google Maps to be able to use it....
12:34, 06/26/2019

Met Police boss to Donald Trump: We're safer in London than in all major US cities Scotland Yard chief Cressida Dick today hit back at Donald Trump's claims about violent crime in London, saying the capital is safer than all major American cities....
13:00, 06/25/2019

FDA permits sale of Philip Morris IQOS tobacco-heating alternative to cigarettes The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday said it would allow Philip Morris to sell a heated tobacco product called IQOS in the United States, a major victory for the international tobacco giant as it looks to sell more alternatives to traditional cigarettes....
21:34, 04/30/2019

Irish priest blasts churchgoers for bringing cigarettes, beer as funeral gifts An outspoken Irish Catholic priest has unleashed his wrath on people bringing inappropriate items such as cans of beer or cigarettes to the altar during funeral masses....
05:00, 08/07/2019

Anti-vaping victory? Federal judge orders FDA to speed up review of e-cigarettes Lack of oversight has led to an explosion in underage vaping by teens, threatening to hook a generation of Americans on nicotine, health groups say.        ...
12:34, 05/16/2019

North Carolina lawsuit against Juul creates new legal fight for maker of e-cigarettes The suit, filed in state court, alleges that Juul caused addiction in consumers by “deceptively downplaying the potency and danger of the nicotine” and employed advertising campaigns that targeted people under the legal smoking age....
03:17, 05/16/2019

Philip Morris launches first Africa store to spark alternative cigarettes demand The South African unit of cigarette maker Philip Morris International Inc opened its first flagship store in Johannesburg on Thursday, as it tries to grow demand in Africa for its alternative heated tobacco product IQOS....
01:17, 07/26/2019

Exclusive: India proposes ban on e-cigarettes, with jail terms for offenders - government documents India's health ministry has proposed a ban on the production and import of electronic cigarettes, documents seen by Reuters showed, potentially jeopardizing the expansion plans of big firms like Juul Labs and Philip Morris International....
22:00, 08/22/2019

4 Brazilian inmates purportedly involved in deadly prison riots die during transport to safer lockup Four inmates allegedly involved in a deadly riot between prison gangs have died of asphyxiation while being transferred to a safer location, Brazilian authorities said Wednesday as they continued efforts in identifying the 58 who died during Monday’s clash....
00:17, 08/01/2019

Naked Bike Ride in Cologne joins world call for safer, cleaner streets About 60 bicyclists bared nearly all to cycle around the western city of Cologne promoting safety on the streets. German laws restrained the Naked Bike Ride motto 'bare as you dare' to a degree of modesty....
01:00, 07/13/2019

Safer Internet Day: ‘Be kind online’, says UNICEF, urging action to prevent cyberbullying, harassment Online violence, cyberbullying and digital harassment affect over 70 per cent of young people globally, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Tuesday, calling for concerted action to tackle and prevent this form of violence....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Westminster's grand plans: family housing, safer streets and a return to cool for Soho are unveiled in exclusive preview London's richest borough plans to fight crime, clean up its streets and house its deprived families. Homes & Property gets an exclusive first look at their proposals....
07:34, 06/19/2019

New Google Play Store rules want to make the store safer for kids Via its Android Developers Blog on Wednesday, Google announced an important series of changes that apply to every single app in the Google Play Store in an attempt to make the marketplace more kid-friendly. The changes govern aspects of app development like how developers handle personal data and wh...
09:51, 05/30/2019

Microsoft’s Azure Data Share aims to make big data sharing easier and safer At Inspire 2019 in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced a new service -- Azure Data Share -- designed to make sharing big data "easier" and "safer."Read More...
22:51, 07/11/2019

DNA testing: How genetic testing could make prescription drugs safer Pharmacogentics uses a person's DNA as a guide to understanding how their body reacts to certain drugs and what dosages are best. Is this the future of prescribing medicine?...
18:34, 05/02/2019

Why you might be safer in the front seat than the back seat in head-on crashes Sitting in the back seat? You could be at more risk of dying in a head-on collision than someone sitting in the front, according to IIHS.        ...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Why quitting tech and social media is harder than quitting cigarettes We go digital to bank, invest, shop, socialize. In an age of too much tech and social media, how do we unplug from the Matrix and break bad habits?       ...
01:52, 08/13/2019

Stephens splits with coach Groeneveld ahead of U.S. Open American Sloane Stephens has parted ways with her coach Sven Groeneveld less than a week before the U.S. Open gets underway, the former champion has said....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Muchova advances, Zhang ousted in Bronx Open Czech Republic's 10th seed Karolina Muchova beat Slovakia's Viktoria Kuzmova 7-5 6-2 to move into the second round of the Bronx Open while fourth seed Zhang Shuai was knocked out in straight sets on Monday....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Serena to begin 2020 season with return to Auckland Former world number one Serena Williams will begin her 2020 season with a return to the Auckland Open in January, her first appearance at the tournament since she was ousted in the second round in 2017....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Rape victim at center of controversial abortion trial acquitted A young rape survivor who'd been accused of inducing an abortion and previously sentenced to 30 years in prison was acquitted of all charges by an El Salvador judge Monday at the conclusion of a retrial....
12:17, 08/20/2019

Alaska governor reverses course on controversial budget cuts Alaska's governor signed a budget bill on Monday rolling back most of the deep, highly controversial spending cuts he imposed weeks ago on the University of Alaska but rebuffed a renewed bid by lawmakers to restore funding he slashed from health programs....
12:17, 08/20/2019

A Salvadoran Woman Charged With Homicide Over a Suspected Abortion Has Been Acquitted at Retrial (CIUDAD DELGADO, El Salvador) — A young rape victim who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide was acquitted by a judge at a retrial Monday in a case that attracted international attention to El Salvador’s strict abortion laws. Evelyn Beatriz Hernández, now ...
12:17, 08/20/2019

‘I Need the Money But I Feel Guilt.’ How a Drought-Resistant Crop Turned Women in Kenya into Reluctant Drug Lords This story was a collaboration between TIME, The Fuller Project for International Reporting, and Kenya’s The Daily Nation. Hours before dawn at Soko ya Nadhif market in Garissa, Kenya, middle-aged women in neon hijabs shout orders at men. They glide smoothly, like ghosts, through the darkness...
12:17, 08/20/2019

Join TIME’s Senior Editor Feliz Solomon in a Reddit AMA on the Hong Kong Protests Hong Kong has been rocked by anti-government unrest since early June. The protests began as peaceful marches against a now suspended bill that would have allowed the extradition of fugitives to mainland China. But they gradually morphed into a push for greater democracy and a rebellion against what ...
12:17, 08/20/2019

Will NASA approve another untethered spacewalk? The first “free-flying” spacewalk was back in 1984 and the last one in 1994. User @itsjose_irl tweeted #AskNASA inquiring when we can expect the next one and NASA’s International Space Station Program Manager tackled the question.       ...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Pricey Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus does terrific video, at a cost Video features highlight latest phone, for blurred backgrounds, battery life and huge screen that pops the colors. But would you spend $1,100 for that?       ...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Yarde takes leap into the unknown against Kovalev Britain's Anthony Yarde has yet to fight a single world-class opponent en route to a world title shot against Sergey Kovalev this Saturday (August 31) The post Yarde takes leap into the unknown against Kovalev appeared first on Boxing News....
12:51, 08/20/2019

'It's time to speak up': an open letter to Colin Kaepernick | Etan Thomas Your protest started a conversation and inspired an entire generation of athlete activists to find their voices, but the time for silence is over. We need to hear directly from youDear Colin,My son Malcolm and I are big fans of yours. I remember the day when Malcolm, who was around 11 at the time, s...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjær has faith in Paul Pogba to keep taking penalties Pogba denied in Manchester United’s draw at Wolves‘Paul has scored many before so there’s no problem’Ole Gunnar Solskjær says he has no intention of taking away Paul Pogba’s penalty-taking privileges despite the midfielder missing from the spot as Manchester United drew 1-1 at Wolverhampton Wanderer...
12:51, 08/20/2019

At least 11 die on Papua New Guinea mountain pilgrimage Grim conditions and terrain claim pilgrims hiking to religious festival in Morobe province At least 11 people have died and three remain missing after groups of pilgrims hiking to a religious celebration in Papua New Guinea got lost in the mountains.At least 21 people were rescued by helicopter on S...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Families of missing Uighurs use Tiktok video app to publicise China detentions Short messages campaign for information on loved ones held in Xinjiang camps Uighurs are sending out messages on social media video app Tiktok showing family members who have gone missing, in their latest attempt to raise awareness about the estimated 1 million Uighurs who have been detained in camp...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Big tech firms need to stop reducing LGBT+ people to their sex lives | Hannah Jane Parkinson From demonetising videos to porn-filled searches, internet platforms are on the wrong side of the issue Here’s a question: how comfortable would you feel typing the word “lesbian” into a search engine in the office? Or maybe while a parent pottered about behind you? Or even, perhaps, not in incognit...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Tokyo 2020 can overcome heat, water quality issues - National Olympic Committees "Delegates to a Chef de Mission seminar on Tuesday said they are confident their hosts will find heat and water quality solutions ahead of next year\u0027s Summer Olympics."...
12:51, 08/20/2019

Nuno: We'll be afraid to celebrate a goal due to VAR "Ruben Neves\u0027 equaliser was given after a lengthy stoppage for VAR to confirm the goal - causing Wolves head coach Nuno Espirito Santo to say: \"What I\u0027m afraid is, we will be afraid to celebrate a goal.\""...
12:51, 08/20/2019

New Finnish MotoGP track described as "very different" after test Bradley Smith labelled Finland's KymiRing "very different to anything we've seen before", as all six MotoGP manufacturers' test riders sampled the new track for the first time on Monday...
13:17, 08/20/2019

China Warns Latest U.S. Missile Test Will Trigger New Arms Race The U.S. tested a new cruise missile in California on Sunday and Chinese officials warned today that it will almost certainly lead to a new arms race.Read more......
13:51, 08/20/2019

Report: Apple Is Pouring Over $6 Billion Into Apple TV+, Including Nine Figures on The Morning Show Apple’s budget for its forthcoming streaming service—previously reported to be around $1 billion, give or take—has exploded to $6 billion, according to a Monday report in the Financial Times.Read more......
13:51, 08/20/2019

Bachelor in Paradise Gets in a Fight, and Hannah G. Finally Picks Between Blake and Dylan It's officially a bad idea to attack a pinata in Paradise. Bachelor in Paradise finally gave us that fight it's been promising, and it was just as ridiculous as we always assumed......
13:51, 08/20/2019

Mike Johnson, Tayshia Adams and More Stars React to That Shocking Bachelor in Paradise Fight Punches were thrown and shirts were ripped on Bachelor in Paradise. Picking up where things left off last week, Christian Estrada and Jordan Kimball got into a heated fight during Monday......
13:51, 08/20/2019

Restaurant spending set to hit high in 2019 as consumers spend more of their budget on dining out A strong jobs market and tax cuts are bolstering consumer spending at restaurants. The National Restaurant Association projects a sales record for 2019....
13:51, 08/20/2019

Mars 2020 rover cameras get eye exams to hunt life on the Red Planet This Mars 2020 rover camera could be key to finding life on Mars and learning more about the planet – but only if it passes its vision examination by NASA’s team...
13:51, 08/20/2019

Realme 5, Realme 5 Pro Make Their India Debut: Event Highlights Realme is all set to unveil its brand-new Realme 5 and Realme 5 Pro smartphones in India today. Realme 5 launch event will start at 12:30pm and as always, we will be bringing you live updates from the......
13:51, 08/20/2019

Oil edges lower, but hopes on easing trade tensions cap losses Oil prices edged lower on Tuesday on persisting concerns over demand, but optimism U.S.-China trade tensions will ease and hopes major economies will take stimulus measures to ward off a potential economic slowdown capped losses....
14:34, 08/20/2019

How Iran Is Using Currency Reforms to Withstand Trump  U.S. sanctions are battering Iran’s economy. They have all but stopped Western companies from investing in the Islamic Republic, sent oil production crashing to its lowest level in more than three decades and led to a dire scarcity of foreign exchange. Inflation has accelerated to more than 50%, and...
14:34, 08/20/2019

Alyssa Milano reveals she had two abortions in 1993 within months: 'It was my choice' Actress and activist Alyssa Milano is opening up about her past experience with abortion in protest of restrictive laws.        ...
14:34, 08/20/2019

Prince Andrew 'appalled' at Jeffrey Epstein's alleged crimes, palace says Buckingham Palace says Prince Andrew is "appalled" by Jeffrey Epstein's alleged crimes in latest statement repudiating his links to notorious sex offender.        ...
14:34, 08/20/2019

Upcoming Maruti Suzuki XL6 Will Be BS6 Compliant Maruti Suzuki India's today announced that half of its petrol line-up is already Bharat Stage VI or BS6 compliant. Now, the carmaker has confirmed that the upcoming Maruti Suzuki XL6 premium MPV will......
15:00, 08/20/2019

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Launch Highlights: Price, Features, Specifications, Images New Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, the new-gen avatar of the popular compact hatch is all set to be launched in India today, and we'll be bringing you all the highlights from the launch....
15:00, 08/20/2019

Indian Cooking Tips: How To Make Bharwan Mirchi At Home (Watch Video) A very interesting Indian dish you can make out of green chillies is - Bharwa Mirch. This stuffed mirch delicacy goes very well with roti and rice; and guess what, it is not as fiery to taste either....
15:34, 08/20/2019

Prosecutors seek dismissal of Jeffrey Epstein case after death Federal prosecutors in Manhattan have asked the judge in the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking case to drop charges against the multimillionaire more than a week after he killed himself in jail....
15:34, 08/20/2019

Pompeo says Isis is gaining strength, contradicting Trump – live news Secretary of state acknowledged that Islamic State militants are gaining strength, contradicting US president’s claimsSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.45pm BST Joe Biden continues to hold a commanding lead over other 2020 Democratic presidential candidates, according to a new p...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Russia refuses to share data on blast that caused radiation spike Monitoring stations ceased transmitting data two days after the 8 August blastRussia has told international nuclear test ban monitors that it does not have to share information on the blast that caused a brief spike in radiation levels in Arkhangelsk region, bolstering speculation that Russia may ha...
16:00, 08/20/2019

The Dutch model of developing young footballers: let them sink or swim The best teenagers at Ajax, PSV, AZ and Utrecht do not play in a youth league. They face men in the country’s second divisionBy Gavin Willacy for Playing in the ShadowsDespite Ajax going desperately close to reaching the Champions League final, the Eredivisie seems to be out of fashion with Premier ...
16:00, 08/20/2019

sex, lies and videotape at 30: how Steven Soderbergh changed independent cinema In 1989, the micro-budget drama took the industry by surprise and changed our concept of what an indie film could achieve“I’m still making movies about two people in a room,” Steven Soderbergh told Filmmaker magazine last year, suggesting his cinema hadn’t drifted all that far from the sparse setup ...
16:00, 08/20/2019

El Salvador woman acquitted of stillbirth murder charge ‘Resounding victory for rights of women’ after retrial overturns conviction of Evelyn Beatriz HernándezA young woman who was suspected of having an abortion and charged with homicide after having a stillborn child has been acquitted by a judge at a retrial in a case that attracted international atte...
16:00, 08/20/2019

What is it like to report news from other countries? Emma Graham-Harrison tells us about her role The Guardian’s foreign affairs correspondent explains why it is so important that journalists have the freedom to do their job all over the world. Continue reading......
16:00, 08/20/2019

"Social Justice In Danger": Priyanka Gandhi On RSS Chief's Quota Remark Days after Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat called for a debate on reservation in an "atmosphere of harmony", Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today alleged that the BJP government......
16:00, 08/20/2019

Dell's OptiPlex 7070 Ultra fully modular all-in-one can declutter your desk The problem with all-in-one PCs like iMacs is that monitors have a longer shelf life than computers. Dell's new offering bridges the gap in a creative way....
16:00, 08/20/2019

YouTuber PewDiePie Marries Longtime Girlfriend Marzia Bisognin: See the Stunning Pictures It's a match made in heaven...and the Internet! YouTuber PewDiePie, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, married his longtime love and former beauty vlogger Marzia Bisognin on Monday,......
16:00, 08/20/2019

Midway Through His Year, Our 52 Places Traveler Answers Readers’ Questions Milestones lend themselves to reflection, so we took the opportunity to slow down and tap you, fellow travelers, for questions you might have about my journey....
16:00, 08/20/2019

Living in Extreme Isolation: Is It Possible Without Going Mad? Alix Nathan’s novel “The Warlow Experiment” is based on a true story about an 18th-century Englishman’s test of the ability to survive absolute solitude....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Baker Mayfield on the Haters, that Ohio State Flag Apology, and Winning He may not look like the NFL's scariest young quarterback, but that's what Baker Mayfield has become. In this interview with GQ, he talks about his boundless confidence and how his grandma handled one R-rated Mayfield move....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Google Play Store’s blindingly white redesign starts rolling out The new Play Store. It is very white. [credit: Ron Amadeo ] Google seems to be rolling out a major new redesign of the Google Play Store. We've seen this design slowly take shape through li...
17:00, 08/20/2019

Why emoji use could lead to more sex A study claims that adding emojis to communications allowed people to reach a deeper level of intimacy with one anotherName: Sexy emojis.Appearance: Irresistible. Continue reading......
17:00, 08/20/2019

HP Pavilion Gaming 15 Laptop, Pavilion Desktop Launched at Gamescom The new HP Pavilion Gaming 15 laptop price in the US will start at $799.99 (roughly Rs. 57,400), while the Pavilion Desktop price will begin at $699.99 (roughly Rs. 50,100)....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Apple Arcade Game Subscription Service May Cost $4.99 Per Month Apple Arcade may cost $4.99 per month after a free one-month trial, according to a new report. The video game subscription service will include over 100 titles and will be available in 150 countries....
17:00, 08/20/2019

The latest 'Fortnite' weapon lets you drop heavy stuff on opponents’ heads Epic has another way to battle Fortnite's hated newcomer, giant mechs. Sure, the two-player B.R.U.T.E. mechs have 1,000 health, can travel hundreds of in-game meters in a few seconds and can blast you with rockets or stomp on you. But now, regular pl......
17:00, 08/20/2019

'The Witcher 3' comes to the Switch on October 15th We first heard that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt was coming to the Switch back in June, but now, thanks to an announcement at Gamescom, we have an official release date: October 15th....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Netflix gives new and upcoming releases their own tab Netflix has debuted a new tab in its TV app's sidebar that could make it a lot easier to find new things to watch in the coming days. According to Variety, the new "Latest" tab has already started rolling out to subscribers accessing the service thro......
17:00, 08/20/2019

Amazon Now Makes Motor Oil...And It's Really Cheap Today I can’t decide if Amazon selling its own motor oil is dystopian or convenient, but in any event, it’s affordable. Right now, you can save a few bucks off the regular price on five quarts of AmazonBasics conventional, synthetic, or synthetic high mileage motor oil, all of which will set you back less...
17:00, 08/20/2019

C8 Corvette Design Director: 'Design It For A 10-Year-Old Kid' The Chevrolet Corvette, over its many decades, has garnered a reputation for its appeal to older men—an unfortunate stereotype for a vehicle that was pretty freakin’ sweet even before its eighth generation came around, and for the team that needs to market the car to younger folks in order for it to...
17:00, 08/20/2019

Social-Media Sites Delicately Foster Online Life After Death Social-media giants are increasingly grappling with how to handle accounts of users who have died. LinkedIn is designing a plan to accommodate relatives who want to hang on to profiles as tributes to loved ones....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Alibaba Mines for Oscar Gold at China's Box Office The Chinese e-commerce giant has turned several Academy Award winners including “Green Book” into unlikely hits in China, where moviegoers’ exposure to Hollywood fare has generally been limited to action films....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Jeffrey Epstein signed new will just two days before he died The financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein executed a new will just two days before he was found dead in his New York City jail cell this month, according to probate documents obtained by NBC News. @NBCNews has obtained the will that was signed by Jeffrey Epstein shortly before his dea...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Hospital school supply drive helps patients at Banner Children’s TUCSON- Banner Children’s Hospital kicked off its hospital school supply drive Monday, with the partnership from Hughes Federal Credit Union. The hospital school program at Diamond Children’s Medical Center helps bring the classroom to patients so they can keep up with their studies. ...
17:34, 08/20/2019

School safety goes digital (NBC News) A new industry dedicated to keeping kids safe at school is taking off. Securly bills itself as “the student safety company.” The company monitors what students are doing or searching for on school-owned computers and other devices, and report it to school administrators. ̶...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Man gets first haircut in 15 years to join Army CNN – Reynaldo Arroyo has been growing his hair for 15 years, but he decided to have the big chop so he could enlist in the Army. The 23-year-old wanted to enlist as an infantryman. Arroyo says he will be donating his hair to “Locks of Love,” a nonprofit that makes wigs for children experiencing hai...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Starship Technologies raises $40M, crosses 100K deliveries and plans to expand to 100 new universities Starship Technologies invented the category of rolling autonomous sidewalk delivery robots, and to date, the company has made over 100,000 commercial deliveries on behalf of customers. The milestone comes as Starship adds $40 million in Series A funding, bringing its total funding to $85 million. Wh...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Yubico launches its dual USB-C and Lightning two-factor security key Almost two months after it was first announced, Yubico has launched the YubiKey 5Ci, a security key with dual support for both iPhones, Macs and other USB-C compatible devices. Yubico’s latest Yubikey is the latest iteration of its security key built to support a newer range of devices, inclu...
17:34, 08/20/2019

|SasolmetwithfundmanagersasUSplant’scostsclimbed Sasol, South Africa’s biggest company by revenue, said it held meetings with shareholders as dissatisfaction grew over cost overruns at the $13bn Lake Charles chemical project in the US....
17:34, 08/20/2019

| Italy PM Conte to offer resignation Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he will tender his resignation at the end of a Senate debate on his government prompted by far-right leader Matteo Salvini....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Neighbor.com: 'It's like Airbnb for your stuff' CNBC's Diana Olick reports on a new start-up focused on storing belongings with a neighbor. Neighbor.com says its service is like "Airbnb for your stuff."...
17:34, 08/20/2019

British media slams Meghan and Harry’s jet-set lifestyle as celebrities spring to their defense For a couple who have expressed concerns over climate change, many people on social media, along with the tabloid press, have accused them of being hypocritical and called out their luxury lifestyle....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Italian PM Conte to resign after League party pulls backing Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte has told senators he is handing in his resignation because his right-wing coalition partner has decided to yank support for the populist government...
17:34, 08/20/2019

The U.S. Extends a Limited Reprieve on Technology Sales to Huawei by 90 Days The Trump administration has extended a limited reprieve on U.S. technology sales to Huawei, even as questions remain over how much of an effect broader sanctions are having on the Chinese technology giant. Huawei has become enmeshed in the trade war between Washington and Beijing, with President Do...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Climate change could cost the US 10.5% of its GDP by 2100, study warns A new study by the National Bureau of Economic Research warns that "virtually all" nations will all see a significant loss of income due to climate change by 2100 if nothing is done....
17:34, 08/20/2019

NVIDIA's latest GPU drivers pack a speed boost for 'Apex Legends' It's common for graphics card drivers to provide optimizations for games, but the improvements aren't often this conspicuous. NVIDIA has released a Gamescom Game Ready Driver that offers significant speedups for multiple games, most notably Apex Leg......
18:00, 08/20/2019

Noah Baumbach's Marriage Story divorces perspective in two teasers In a quite clever move, Netflix has released a pair of matching his-and-hers teasers for Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story. The upcoming drama stars Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver as a married couple on the brink of divorce. Of the decision to release a teaser for each lead character, Baumbach says...
18:00, 08/20/2019

Because hell is real, David Spade invites Rob Schneider to reprise his worst SNL character David Spade has a new late-night talk show, thanks to Comedy Central, where Spade can essentially do a heavily Kardashian-flavored “Hollywood Minute” and schmooze for 20 minutes a night. An while the cast of Barry (Bill Hader, Henry Winkler, D’Arcy Carden, and—via dismissively funny cell phone call—...
18:00, 08/20/2019

Prem giants circle for 16-year-old who helped stun PSG - Euro Papers "Eduardo Camavinga is atrracting interest from a host of European clubs after the 16-year-old played a starring role in Rennes\u0027 2-1 win over PSG on Sunday."...
18:34, 08/20/2019

Kink in porn site exposes the personal data of over 1M users Another day, another data breach. This time, the victim is adult website Luscious, which lets users upload pornographic images and animations behind anonymous usernames. But as it turns out, the promise of anonymity might’ve been misleading, to say the least. Security researchers from vpnMentor were...
18:34, 08/20/2019

How to Sing the Opening of 'Circle of Life' Growing up, I sang it as “NAHHHHHT-SYLVANIAAAA!” You sang something even sillier. But we’re adults now, and we can learn the actual words to the opening of “Circle of Life” from Disney’s The Lion King. Then we will sound much cooler when we lift something into the air like Simba. Here’s how to sing ...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Book Your Labor Day Flights This Week for the Best Deals If you’re planning to travel on Labor Day weekend, then the time to book your flight is now, as in right now. Data from CheapFlights.com suggests that in order to score the best airfare deals for the weekend you need to book that plane ticket by this Friday, August 23....
19:00, 08/20/2019

Bond 25 finally gets an actual title, and it's all right The movie formerly known as Bond 25 has been blessed with a title and a release date, which means it’s a real, big-boy movie now. No Time To Die will arrive in theaters on April 8, 2020, as evidenced by this tweet and accompanying title teaser:...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Michaela Watkins and Micah Stock on backing out of running a half marathon In Brittany Runs A Marathon, Michaela Watkins and Micah Stock play Jillian Bell’s running buddies. As Catherine, Watkins is the woman who seems to have it all—including an innate talent for running. As Seth, Stock is Bell’s fellow back-of-the-packer, the guy who’s only running because his kids have ...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Robert Shiller says the Fed's rate cut had the opposite intended effect, sparked recession alarm Nobel-winning economist Robert Shiller takes issue with the Federal Reserve's rate cut in July, saying it caused psychological harm to the markets....
19:00, 08/20/2019

Phil Neville calls for social media boycott to combat racist abuse • England women’s manager responds to Pogba abuse on Twitter• ‘Let’s come off social media. Let’s see the effect that it has’Phil Neville has called for the football community to “send a powerful message” and boycott social media for six months in response to the rise in racist abuse of players afte...
19:00, 08/20/2019

County cricket: Kent v Essex, Surrey v Hampshire and more – live! Updates from the latest round of Championship matchesStokes warns Australia to expect more Archer barragesGet in touch with Tanya by email, Twitter or BTL 5.33pm BST I must go and write up but don’t take your eyes off Canterbury, Hove and Scarborough! 5.32pm BST Ah, the old saying :when the sun come...
19:00, 08/20/2019

World Cup-winning coach Noeline Taurua to leave Super Netball Sunshine Coast coach to return to New ZealandLightning assistant Kylee Byrne to step up next yearSuccessful Sunshine Coast Lightning coach Noeline Taurua is to leave the Super Netball club at the end of the season. Taurua has led the Lightning to the past two Super Netball titles and the team is top...
19:00, 08/20/2019

Singapore to begin testing driverless buses Singapore will next week begin a public trial of driverless buses that can be booked with an app, part of ambitions to roll out autonomous vehicles across the city-state.       ...
19:00, 08/20/2019

After frustrating Redskins debut, Paul Richardson Jr. has a simple goal: ‘Run fast and get open’ Washington’s deep-threat wide receiver was injured for most of last season and hopes to bring a different dynamic to the offense in his second year with the team....
19:00, 08/20/2019

How does ESPN’s Karl Ravech make the Little League World Series so much fun? The long-time ESPN baseball host says he wants to blur the lines between the fun had on a Little League broadcast with the serious nature of MLB games....
19:00, 08/20/2019

Tripping on Broadway: A New Musical Explores LSD Use by Cary Grant and More The Lincoln Center Theater show is written by James Lapine, Tom Kitt and Michael Korie, and will star Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck....
19:00, 08/20/2019

Anna Chlumsky on the 'balls-to-the-wall' final season of 'Veep' Sure, most "Veep" fans were likely a little distraught when you learned that its seventh season was going to be its last. And then there's Anna Chlumsky's reaction....
19:34, 08/20/2019

War on drugs win: Opioid and heroin abuse declined last year Heroin and prescription drug abuse declined last year, according to a new government report, a bright signal of hope in the battle against one of the most devastating and politically explosive problems facing the nation....
19:34, 08/20/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Planned Parenthood drops out of Title X 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!...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Playing Marvel's Avengers, a living RPG with microtransactions When Engadget's UK Bureau Chief Mat Smith attended the first-ever gameplay demonstration of Marvel's Avengers at E3, he walked away worried. The level he saw was essentially a tutorial, introducing the basic mechanics of each Avenger. It was unclear......
20:00, 08/20/2019

Microsoft's Chromium Edge browser is ready for beta testing After testing its next-generation Chromium Edge browser for several months, Microsoft announced that it's now ready for a slightly more stable beta release. Windows 10 and MacOS users can now snag the beta, which is more suited to regular users than......
20:00, 08/20/2019

As Wildfires Get Worse, Insurers Pull Back From Riskiest Areas A growing number of Western homeowners are being dropped by their insurance companies, prompting warnings from officials and worries about what comes next....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Steve Carrell’s ‘The Morning Show’ character mirrors disgraced NBC News anchor Matt Lauer A new show on Apple’s forthcoming streaming service might seem familiar to regular viewers of NBC’s “Today” show as a fictional morning show anchor’s career downfall is unmistakably similar to the situation surrounding disgraced NBC News anchor Matt Lauer....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Todd Chrisley's daughter, Lindsie, concerned for her safety after accusing dad of extortion over sex tape Embattled reality star Todd Chrisley’s daughter, Lindsie, is concerned about her safety after accusing her estranged family of extorting her over an alleged sex tape. ...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Stocks have rebounded big in a short time. History shows market momentum should continue Stocks are climbing fast as fears over a U.S. recession appear to be easing. According to market history, this upward momentum could continue for another month....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Cleveland Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. on trade: Giants 'thought they'd send me here to die' Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had harsh words for his former team, saying the New York Giants "thought they'd send me here to die."       ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

American teen Anisimova out of US Open after father's death American teenager Amanda Anisimova's representatives say she will not play at US Open because of recent death of her father       ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

Warren takes aim at crime policies once embraced by Biden, Harris and Booker Elizabeth Warren releases a criminal justice plan that draws clear contrasts with the records of some of her top rivals — Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and Cory Booker....
20:34, 08/20/2019

The world's best restaurants of 2019, according to Food & Wine, Travel + Leisure If you're a travel-for-the-food type of person, Food & Wine and Travel + Leisure's 2019 World's Best Restaurants list is for you.       ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

Grandma and grandson traveling to all national parks Brad Ryan and Grandma Joy of Duncan Falls, Ohio, aren't stopping until they hit all 61 national parks in the U.S.       ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

Police kill armed man who held bus hostage in Rio An armed man who took dozens of hostages on a bus in Brazil was shot dead by police following a four-hour standoff on Tuesday, authorities said.        ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo -- ex-MLB stars -- arrested in Dominican Republic drug trafficking case: reports Former Major League Baseball pitcher Octavio Dotel and infielder Luis Castillo -- each of whom played 15 seasons and won a World Series ring -- were reportedly arrested in the Dominican Republic on Tuesday in connection with a major sweep targeting a drug trafficking and money laundering network....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Tennis star Eugenie Bouchard's 'brother' swindled Miami hotel out of $42G: police A Florida man has been accused of scamming a fancy Miami Beach hotel out of nearly $42,000 by claiming to be female tennis star Eugenie Bouchard’s brother....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Miami Dolphins' Kenny Stills weighs in on Jay-Z's NFL partnership: could have been handled 'in better fashion' Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills said Monday he was willing to take a wait-and-see approach with Jay-Z’s partnership with the NFL but admitted the deal didn’t sit right with him....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Teva launches generic version of EpiPen for young children Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd on Tuesday made its generic version of Mylan's EpiPen for young children available in most retail pharmacies at $300 for a 2-pack....
21:00, 08/20/2019

S Sreesanth's Ban To End In September 2020, Says BCCI Ombudsman The BCCI had banned Sreesanth, who is now 36, for life in August 2013 along with his Rajasthan Royals teammates Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan for alleged spot-fixing in the IPL that year....
21:00, 08/20/2019

|MuchadoaboutnewZimdollarnotes A top business body, the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce, said on Tuesday industry was ready for the new bank notes Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube says will be introduced soon - although a top economist argues that the struggling southern African country is not yet ready for a substantive curre...
21:00, 08/20/2019

|AR25bnhorrorasGhana'sinvestorscan’tgettheirsavings As much as 5 billion cedis is tied up in unlisted bonds, direct private-equity stakes and other deals with small- and medium-sized businesses, according to the SEC....
21:00, 08/20/2019

How to Make the Pomodoro Technique Even More Effective Every few months, I try some version of the Pomodoro Technique, the famous productivity system where you take a 5-minute break every half hour, and a half-hour break every two and a half hours. I follow it closely, then I follow it loosely, then I give up. If this has happened to you, you might need...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Soil at Beckham's MLS stadium site contaminated by arsenic, says report Soil samples found barium and lead levels above legal limitsFindings could hike cleanup costs to $50m at proposed siteAn environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham’s Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected.Accordi...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Kevin MacDonald leaves Aston Villa following bullying investigation • Coach’s behaviour probed after complaint from Gareth Farrelly• Villa issue statement apologising to all former players affectedThe Aston Villa youth coach Kevin MacDonald has left the club “with immediate effect” following an investigation into allegations of bullying made by a number of former yo...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Huawei has built the Disneyland of tech R&D A couple hours outside Huawei’s old headquarters in Shenzhen, China, the company has built a new campus in the city of Dongguan to eventually house 25,000 R&D employees. But this is no sprawling network of glass towers – it’s composed of 12 mini-districts built to look like a di...
21:34, 08/20/2019

U.S. women set for May trial vs. U.S. Soccer All 28 members of the United States Women's National Team will go to trial in May 2020 against the United States Soccer Federation after mediation talks broke down over the players' gender discrimination lawsuit....
21:34, 08/20/2019

Mo Salah says VAR will win him more penalties Mohamed Salah has warned Liverpool's opponents that VAR's introduction will lead to him winning more penalties -- despite insisting he's no fan of the video assistant refereeing system....
21:34, 08/20/2019

Detained immigrants sue over conditions, medical care Immigrants held in US detention facilities filed a lawsuit Monday decrying what they called shoddy medical care and a failure by authorities to provide accommodations for disabilities....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Whistleblower claims Disney inflated revenues for years Is Mickey cooking the books at the Magic Kingdom? A Disney whistleblower is telling the Securities and Exchange Commission that the company has been inflating revenues at its parks and resorts division for years, padding income by as much as $6 billion in one year alone, according to a new report in...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Trump White House tries to assuage farmer unrest over biofuel policy: sources President Donald Trump's administration has been scrambling to stem the tide of rising anger in Farm Belt states after its decision this month to allow numerous oil refiners to mix less ethanol into their gasoline, sources told Reuters on Tuesday....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Kohl's cuts 2019 margin forecast on tariffs, first half promotions cost   Kohl's Corp forecast a steeper decline in full-year profit margin despite better-than-expected quarterly earnings, because of the cost of more aggressive promotions in the first half and potential hit from new tariffs on imports from China....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Qualcomm, LG Reach New Patent-Licensing Deal Qualcomm has reached a new patent-licensing deal with LG Electronics, helping land its technology in a suite of wireless devices while U.S. federal regulators continue to scrutinize its business practices on antitrust grounds....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Struggling to make next debate, Gillibrand warms to VP bid: 'I can serve in any capacity' Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand indicated Tuesday that she’s open to serving as her party’s vice presidential nominee if her White House bid fails....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Shrinking U.S. Crude Discount Threatens Exports The discount of the U.S. crude-oil benchmark to the global Brent price has fallen to its lowest level in more than a year, driven by an expansion in pipelines....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Don't Expect a Meaningful Fiscal Push From Germany The German economy needs new sources of growth. Investors shouldn’t count on fiscal stimulus to be one of them, even if the government loosens the purse strings a bit....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Is James Bond about to die? What the new 007 title might mean The 25th outing for the superspy is called No Time to Die, which brings up a number of different theoriesIt has been a long road to get to the title of Bond 25. For a while the film was variously rumoured to be Eclipse (too generic), A Reason to Die (too much like low-hanging fruit for bored critics...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Russia resumes sharing radiation data following missile explosion, says they're not obliged to do so Russia has resumed sharing data from its radiation monitoring stations in Siberia after some were taken offline following a deadly explosion at a missile range, a nuclear weapons watchdog said Tuesday....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Brazil police sniper kills armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper fatally shot an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
22:00, 08/20/2019

The 'Boy Meets World' cast reunion shows just how much TV can inspire a generation When Cory Matthews began exploring this great big world, a generation of TV viewers were changed forever. And the recent cast reunion of "Boy Meets World" is a reminder of that....
22:34, 08/20/2019

Italian premier resigns, blames deputy for political crisis Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte has told senators he is handing in his resignation because his right-wing coalition partner has decided to yank support for the populist government...
22:34, 08/20/2019

Jim Carrey skewers Donald Trump as 'Charlotte's Web'-style pig See Jim Carrey's latest controversial political drawing: a "Charlotte's Web" inspired rendering of Trump as a "disgusting pig."        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Demi Lovato spent her birthday at an Ariana Grande concert with Taylor Swift nemesis Scooter Braun Demi Lovato celebrated her 27th birthday with fellow singing superstar Ariana Grande – and Scooter Braun, the nemesis of another singer: Taylor Swift.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown hints relationship with Tyler Cameron fizzled: 'He's been so busy' "Bachelorette" fans hoped Hannah Brown and Tyler Cameron could reconcile, but things appear to have fizzled amid rumors he's seeing Gigi Hadid.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres and Pink defend Harry & Meghan from 'malicious' media coverage Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres and Pink defend Harry and Meghan on Twitter from "distorted and malicious" media coverage as "eco-hypocrites."        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Trump impeachment push gets important new ally The push to remove the president from office gained momentum on Monday after the No. 4 House Democrat announced support for an impeachment investigation into Donald Trump.Ben Ray Luján, a close ally of Speaker Nancy Pelosi, is the highest-ranking House Democrat to back impeachment thus far. T...
23:00, 08/20/2019

LB Jaylon Smith, Dallas Cowboys agree to long-term contract extension As questions loom about Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott's contracts, the Cowboys took care of one of their key defenders in Jaylon Smith.       ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

A man walked into a sheriff's office and said he killed his daughter that day, police say A North Carolina father told a dispatcher that he was there to turn himself in for murder. The victim was his 15-year-old daughter.        ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

9-year-old girl fatally mauled by 3 dogs in Detroit; pet owner arrested Police arrested the dogs' owner, a 33-year-old man, following the attack in an alley but were still trying Monday to piece together what happened.        ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Shareholder payouts hit an all-time high for the quarter, but growth is slowing Dividends paid out by global companies to shareholders have reached a new second-quarter record, according to a new report by investment firm Janus Henderson....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Indian spacecraft launched last month is now orbiting moon An unmanned spacecraft India launched last month began orbiting the moon Tuesday as it approaches the lunar south pole to study previously discovered water deposits....
00:00, 08/21/2019

David Beckham stadium site has unsafe arsenic levels: report MIAMI — An environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham’s Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected. According to the Miami Herald, the analysis found arsenic contamination reaching more than twice the legal limit and...
00:00, 08/21/2019

New York is the ‘least friendly state’ — and darn proud of it Surprising no one, New York ranked dead last in a new study of the friendliest states in America. Travel website Big 7 posed the question via its social media channels — which they say reach 1.5 million people total — and respondents put Minnesota in first place. The survey just proves t...
00:00, 08/21/2019

‘Mr. Tinder’ finds love offline after 14,600 failed matches The most popular man on Tinder couldn’t find love on the app — instead he found it IRL. Male model and trained pilot Stefan-Pierre Tomlin, 29, earned the title “Mr. Tinder” in 2017 after the app announced he’d gotten a record-breaking 14,600 matches in two years. But after fi...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Saudi Arabia Could Probably Just Use the Money Per-capita revenue for OPEC members is half of what it was in 2008, and the prospects for immediate improvement aren’t good. Cue the Saudi Aramco IPO....
00:00, 08/21/2019

|Eskom,MiningCharteratheartofsavingmining-unions The committee held a day of engagements with organised labour in the mining and energy sectors on Tuesday. The most topical issues that unions touched on were the Mining Charter, and the role of Eskom in creating a conducive environment for industry....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Italian Prime Minister Conte offers resignation amid political crisis Conte has tendered his resignation and launched a blistering attack on Salvini. The far-right League withdrew its no confidence motion against the prime minister after being taken to task by nearly every other party....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Bundesliga: NADA investigating treatment of Eintracht Frankfurt's Martin Hinteregger Eintracht Frankfurt defender Martin Hinteregger was treated with a needle during his team's Bundesliga opener on Sunday. Now, Germany's National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) is investigating the incident....
00:00, 08/21/2019

German firm sets aside millions for Brazil dam disaster costs TÜV Süd had certified the structure shortly before it collapsed in January, leaving 270 dead. Faced with a number of lawsuits, the company has now put a figure on the extent of its potential liability....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Glencore's closure of Congolese cobalt mine 'could backfire' Plummeting cobalt prices have been blamed for the closure of the giant Mutanda mine, but other factors are at play. Owner Glencore is struggling to get the DRC's new president to overturn a 50% super-profits tax....
00:00, 08/21/2019

After a year of strikes can Fridays For Future maintain momentum? One year after Greta Thunberg conducted a lone vigil outside the Swedish parliament, the school climate strikes she inspired have become a global movement. But is there a fear that protest fatigue might be setting in?...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Spain: Gran Canaria wildfire an 'environmental tragedy' A wildfire on Spain's Gran Canaria has forced thousands of people to evacuate. Some 6,000 hectares have burned so far and the fire has entered the northwestern Tamadaba natural park....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig throw hat into title ring Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have dominated discussion about who might win this season's Bundesliga title. But RB Leipzig's commanding start to the campaign could signal a three-horse race....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Girl, 9, mauled to death by pack of pit bulls A grieving father has spoken of his heartbreak after his nine-year-old daughter was mauled to death by three pit bulls as she rode her bike in an alleyway near her home....
00:34, 08/21/2019

Facebook’s New Privacy Feature Comes With a Loophole "Off-Facebook Activity" will give users more control over their data, but Facebook needs up to 48 hours to aggregate your information into a format it can share with advertisers....
00:34, 08/21/2019

Tucker Carlson’s Fox News Show Loses More Advertisers Mr. Carlson still attracts a large audience, but his statements about women, immigrants and race have prompted calls from activists for advertiser boycotts....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Lakers taking time to replace Cousins DeMarcus Cousins likely will miss the 2019-20 season with a torn ACL, leaving the Lakers with a big hole to fill alongside Anthony Davis and LeBron James....
01:34, 08/21/2019

Team GB lose European dressage silver after Dujardin elimination Britain dropped out of the silver medal position at the Dressage European Championships in Rotterdam on Tuesday after Charlotte Dujardin's score was excluded because blood was found on her horse....
01:34, 08/21/2019

Brazil’s spat with Germany, Norway threatens Europe-South America trade deal The agreement between the European Union and the South American trading bloc Mercosur requires Brazil to abide by the Paris climate accord. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who favors development in the Amazon, has threatened to pull out of the Paris agreement....
01:34, 08/21/2019

| Team SA primed for Sprint World Champs South African contingent of eleven paddlers are preparing for the biggest sprint regatta of the year, this year’s ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships....
01:34, 08/21/2019

LSU: No threat after armed intruder scare Reports of an armed intruder in the central part of the Louisiana State University campus caused panic Tuesday afternoon but university police found no threat present....
01:34, 08/21/2019

British govt worker 'detained in China' after telling girlfriend 'pray for me' The Foreign Office has said it is extremely concerned by reports a British consulate official was detained in China after telling his girlfriend "pray for me"....
01:34, 08/21/2019

More migrants jump ship as over 100 others drown More than 100 migrants are thought to have perished off the Libyan coast, while in a separate incident, a group of others jumped from their rescue ship and tried to swim to the Italian shore....
01:34, 08/21/2019

Mindhunter's golden boy gets put in his place as the FBI runs out of options It’s always tempting, when someone asks how you’ve been, to tell them the truth. It’s something I think about a lot, and it’s what Agent Tench does to Agent Ford when Ford presumes to lecture the older agent during their investigation of the Atlanta Child Murders. To be fair, Tench is popping in and...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Disney finally loses something in 2019, with Sony regaining total control of the Spider-Man movies The world of superhero movies just got a lot less friendly: Not long after Spider-Man: Far From Home became the highest-grossing Sony film of all time, the studio has rejected a plan from Marvel Studios that would’ve made them co-producers on future Spider-Man movies, effectively kicking Disney out ...
01:34, 08/21/2019

The well-meaning Brittany Runs A Marathon can’t quite go the distance In the past decade, there’s been an ever-growing divide in how people think about body issues. The traditional view point associates health and fitness with a thin, trim body. The more radical body-positivity movement (as seen, for example, on Hulu’s Shrill) pushes for acceptance of bodies of all sh...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Midsommar, Scary Stories, and the horror of realizing your fate is sealed The original poster for Tobe Hooper’s The Texas Chain Saw Massacre asked perhaps the definitive question in all of horror: “Who will survive, and what will be left of them?” For the film’s marketing campaign, that was a rhetorical inquiry. For the horror genre on a whole, it’s just part of the agree...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Facebook is hiring journalists to curate its news tab Facebook on Tuesday confirmed it’s hiring a team of veteran journalists to help curate news stories in its soon-to-launch news tab. The company confirmed the plans after The New York Times on Tuesday reported that Facebook is bringing human curators on board, instead of just relying on algorithms to...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Arizona universities move to extend tuition rate for undocumented immigrants PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona universities are moving to expand access to a tuition rate paid by immigrants living in the country illegally. The Board of Regents is scheduled to decide Thursday whether to eliminate a requirement for students to be enrolled in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Marana Texas Roadhouse fundraiser to benefit El Paso shooting victims MARANA, Ariz. – Texas Roadhouse in Marana is inviting the public to their fundraiser in benefit of El Paso shooting victims and their families. The restaurant says they will donate 100 percent of the profits from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday to El Paso Community Foundation. Additional donations wil...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Two sought in connection to armed robbery south side TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is on the lookout for two people in connection to an armed robbery at a cell phone service retailer on the south side of Tucson. TPD announced Tuesday morning that a man and a woman are wanted for allegedly robbing a south side cricket store. Police said they ...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Qualcomm and LG make patent license deal, but 5G market impact is unclear The U.S. mobile chipmaker has reached a deal with one of its key customers to continue supplying smartphones, but the broader impact on 5G chips is unclear.Read More...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Planet Nine launches alternative to in-game advertising and digital currencies Planet Nine is launching a blockchain-based alternative for monetizing games that emphasizes rewards for gamers rather than traditional means.Read More...
02:00, 08/21/2019

2020 Audi RS6 Avant kickstarts new performance product offensive Most of the bodywork is bespoke. Audi says 0-62mph takes 3.6sec Five hot new Audis will follow in the 591bhp wake of the super estate later this year Audi Sport has revealed the fourth-generation RS6 Avant, which features a 591bhp mild-hybrid twin-turbo V8 and will spearhead a major RS range expa...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Ssangyong Korando 1.6 Ultimate 2019 UK review Fourth-generation mid-size SUV touches down with a sharp new look, competitive towing capabilities and generous kit The arrival of the fourth-generation Ssangyong Korando finally confirms that the South Korean manufacturer is fully capable of producing a good-looking car. Writing such a sentence w...
02:00, 08/21/2019

New Aston Martin DBX: preview video shows front end Aston has taken an initial batch of orders for its first SUV ahead of an official unveil in December Aston Martin has begun the build up to the launch of its new DBX SUV, after the first orders were reportedly taken at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. The preview campaign has begun for the Bri...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Sergey Kovalev – Canelo can wait Sergey Kovalev tells Chris Walker that he is focusing only on Anthony Yarde as he plots the final stages of a storied career The post Sergey Kovalev – Canelo can wait appeared first on Boxing News....
02:34, 08/21/2019

Lee Daniels Is Giving Back and Moving Artists Forward With a New Creative Workshop Mentorship is something that’s a rarity for many creatives. Too many people go through their respective fields making mistakes that could have been easily avoided if someone took the time to point them in the right direction. Now, before you start your thumb thuggery, I am not saying mentors do not ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Barack Obama’s High School Jersey Sells for $120,000 at Auction During his senior year at Punahou School in Honolulu, Hawaii, our forever President Barack Obama was a member of the 1979 Hawaii State Champion boys’ varsity basketball team. Now, 40 years later, for the low, low price of $120,000, an unidentified collector is the proud new owner of 44’s game-worn j...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Let a Thousand Sandwiches Bloom In a tiny kiosk in the East Village, Foxface serves a constantly changing menu of sandwiches inspired by dishes around the globe, from eggs to elk. There’s no actual fox, though....
02:34, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 3-Walmart sues Tesla for negligence after repeated solar system fires Walmart Inc on Tuesday sued Tesla Inc, accusing it of "widespread negligence" that led to repeated fires of its solar systems and asking a court to force Tesla to remove solar panels from more than 240 of its U.S. stores....
03:00, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 1-PES layoffs accelerate as Philadelphia refinery closes Refiner Philadelphia Energy Solutions is laying off the majority of its unionized workforce on Tuesday and Wednesday, the union's president said, ahead of an initial layoff deadline....
03:00, 08/21/2019

State Dept. approves possible $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan -Pentagon The U.S. State Department has approved a possible $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said on Tuesday in an official notification to Congress....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Benin Awakens to the Threat of Terrorism After Safari Ends in a Nightmare A safari guide knew every watering hole in Pendjari National Park in Benin. He did not know that terrorists across the border could reach him in his country....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Cities are using walls of moss to tackle air pollution from traffic Expensive moss walls are the latest trend to combat air pollution in major cities, but can a few square metres of plant matter really solve the problem?...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes Take Their PDA-Packed Romance to Canada Camila Mendes and Shawn Mendes are still going strong! The "Señorita" duo enjoyed a date night in Montreal on Monday night, where they were spotted having a bit of a makeout......
03:34, 08/21/2019

Cardinal Health warns ongoing opioid-related lawsuits to hit business Drug distributor Cardinal Health Inc warned on Tuesday that its business could be hurt as it defends itself against several opioid-related lawsuits....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Pregnant women may be exposed to MRI contrast agent (Reuters Health) - Women who don't realize they're pregnant when they undergo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be exposed to a chemical that might not be safe for the fetus, a new report warns....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Sarepta shares sink 14% after shock FDA rejection Shares of Sarepta Therapeutics Inc plunged 14% on Tuesday after the U.S. health regulator, in an unexpected move, declined to approve the drugmaker's newest treatment for a muscle-wasting disorder that mainly affects young boys....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Life Time fitness club inks Front & York deal Maintaining a healthy lifestyle in Brooklyn will soon be easier. Life Time, which runs wellness and fitness clubs around the country, has just leased a new space in Brooklyn — marking its latest NYC location after opening in Manhattan in 2016. The company leased 77,000 square feet in the full-block,...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Trump White House seeks to assuage farmer unrest over biofuel policy: sources President Donald Trump's administration has been scrambling to stem the tide of rising anger in Farm Belt states after its decision this month to allow numerous oil refiners to mix less ethanol into their gasoline, sources told Reuters on Tuesday....
04:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. Justice Department teams up with states on probe of Big Tech firms The U.S. Justice Department is working with a group of more than a dozen state attorneys general as it moves forward with a broad investigation into major technology companies, the department's antitrust chief, Makan Delrahim, said on Tuesday....
04:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. Justice Department sues to block Sabre acquisition of Farelogix The U.S. Justice Department sued on Tuesday to block travel technology firm Sabre Corp's $360 million acquisition of Farelogix Inc, saying in court papers that it was a "dominant firm's attempt to eliminate a disruptive competitor."...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Global engineering firm Aurecon cuts ties with Adani amid pressure from activists Investor action group says Carmichael coalmine project makes Indian giant ‘brand kryptonite’The global engineering and consultancy firm Aurecon has severed a longstanding business relationship with the Adani Group, amid ongoing efforts by anti-coal activists to target firms working for the Indian co...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Trump says White House discussing gun legislation; Democrats say talks low-level President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration was in "meaningful" talks with Democrats about gun legislation after the latest mass shootings, but congressional aides downplayed the discussions as low-level and not very productive....
05:00, 08/21/2019

Florida trucker arrested, charged with plotting church shooting U.S. federal authorities said they have arrested a Florida truck driver who "was thinking about shooting up a church" in Memphis this week, making him at least the fourth person this month charged with plotting a mass shooting....
05:00, 08/21/2019

Ford Finally Brings Its NASCAR Xfinity Series Mustang Out Of 2011 If we think about it, 2011 was a simpler time. Half of the population didn’t yell “Fake news!” at every mention of, oh, climate change or any other existential crisis, NASCAR didn’t have elimination playoffs, and LMFAO was teaching us all how to party rock and exude self-confidence, one song replay ...
05:34, 08/21/2019

Please Lend Me a Quarter-Million Dollars So I Can Build the Ultimate Custom Van Hi, my name is Brent (“Hi, Brent”), and I live in a van. No, not down by a river. No, you’re not the first person to think of that joke. I actually live and work out of a van, zig-zagging the country and documenting much of the stuff that happens. In the beginning, I was going to try to do it for a ...
05:34, 08/21/2019

Why The Toyota Camry Is Still The Gold Standard The Toyota Camry is, for lack of a better term, the gold standard of mid-sized sedans. They are freaking everywhere. If a day goes by where I don’t see a Camry, it’d be a very weird day indeed. So, why are they so popular?...
05:34, 08/21/2019

Pompeo urges fresh thinking on Mideast, warns Iran U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says greater cooperation and “fresh thinking to solve old problems” are needed in the Middle East — but he also warns that Iran and its proxies are continuing “to foment terror and unrest” in the region...
06:00, 08/21/2019

Tidal shares songs as Stories in Facebook and Instagram iHeartRadio isn't the only streaming music service helping you share music as Stories in recent days. Tidal has introduced an option to share tunes directly as Stories in Facebook and Instagram, helping you convey your musical mood to your followers......
06:00, 08/21/2019

Daniel Jones, Giants respond to Baker Mayfield's criticism Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones addresses comments about him from Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield to GQ Magazine.       ...
06:00, 08/21/2019

Larry Bird objects to tattoos on Indianapolis mural of him, asks street artist to remove them Street artist Jules Muck painted a mural of Larry Bird that was full of tattoos; NBA Hall of Famer wants them removed to protect his brand.       ...
06:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. women's soccer legend Carli Lloyd absolutely drilled a 55-yard FG at Eagles practice Carli Lloyd showed NFL kickers how it's done at a Ravens-Eagles joint practice, making a 55-yard field goal attempt look really easy.       ...
06:00, 08/21/2019

American teen Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father's death American teenager Amanda Anisimova, ranked 24th in the world, withdraws from the US Open because of recent death of her father       ...
06:00, 08/21/2019

Cowboys, LB Smith agree on extension amid Elliott holdout The Dallas Cowboys have agreed on a contract extension with young linebacker Jaylon Smith while the holdout by Pro Bowl running back Ezekiel Elliott nears a month since the team reported to training camp.       ...
06:00, 08/21/2019

American teen Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father's sudden death Anisimova, 17, out of US Open after abrupt death of fatherFrench Open semi-finalist would have been seeded playerAmerican teenager Amanda Anisimova withdrew from the US Open on Tuesday because of the recent death of her father and coach, Konstantin.A statement from family members, released by Anisim...
06:00, 08/21/2019

Rupee Extends Slide Against Dollar, Ends At Fresh 6-Month Low: 10 Points The rupee depreciated for second day in a row and fell 28 paise to close at a new six-month low against the US dollar. In the intraday trade rupee fell to a day's low of 71.80 before settling at 71.71......
06:00, 08/21/2019

SBI Removes Processing Fee On Car Loans The announcement by the State Bank of India comes at a time when passenger vehicle sales in the country declined for the ninth month in a row to July....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Steven Matz has been very different pitcher since bullpen stint There is BP and AP — before the pen and after the pen. Steven Matz has been a different pitcher since his brief stint as a reliever before the All-Star break. In 16 starts, he had a 4.95 ERA and was 5-6 before his temporary stint in the bullpen. After, he has a 2.81 ERA......
07:00, 08/21/2019

Brandon Nimmo takes another major step in return to Mets Brandon Nimmo is knocking on the door. The Mets outfielder had his rehab assignment transferred to Triple-A Syracuse Tuesday at Lehigh Valley. He played five innings in center field and went 2-for-3 with an RBI and was hit by pitch. “That makes us feel more optimistic about him coming back and helpi...
07:00, 08/21/2019

New Jersey stays alive in LLWS with major-league final play Sal Garcia motored into second base after his double, stood tall on the bag and did a little shimmy toward his Elmora Youth Little League dugout. His teammates from Elizabeth, N.J., along with pretty much all of their parents, friends and supporters, shimmied right back. Garcia’s moves, in the top o...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Trump cancels Denmark trip after PM says Greenland is not for sale President says he is postponing meeting with Mette Frederiksen because she was not interested in discussing transactionDonald Trump has cancelled his trip to Denmark and postponed his meeting with the Danish prime minister after she said that Greenland was not for sale. Speaking on Sunday during a t...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Practice does not always make perfect, finds study of violinists Research undermines 10,000-hour rule as average players practice more than best onesWith blatant disregard for the public benefits of motivational idioms, researchers have concluded that practice does not, necessarily, make perfect.A study of violinists found that merely good players practised as mu...
07:00, 08/21/2019

'People have had enough': Mexican town that lynched alleged kidnappers Shocking act in Tepexco is just one example of wider malady blighting countries from Bolivia to BrazilSocorro Muñoz fled indoors as the laurel-lined square outside her shop became a public execution ground one sunny afternoon in early August.“I didn’t want to see,” the 62-year-old storekeeper explai...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Donald Trump’s UK trade promises are hot air – his aim is Brexit chaos | Michael H Fuchs If Boris Johnson seriously believes the US will shower rewards on Britain after leaving the EU he is mistakenAs the UK races towards a potential no-deal Brexit, President Donald Trump is cheering it on. But Brexit – especially without a deal in place with the European Union – would be bad for the US...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Thousands are celebrating Palestinian grandmothers – I wish I had more memories of mine | Arwa Mahdawi A tribute by US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib has prompted Twitter users to share stories of their own ‘sitty’. Mine was formidableThere are not many good news stories about Palestine so I was thrilled when, over the weekend, #MyPalestineSitty trended on Twitter. A tribute by congresswoman Rashida Tla...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Brazil's Bolsonaro may drop plans to make son US ambassador amid backlash Far-right president faced possible roadblock in senate after report pointed to nepotismBrazil’s far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, has signalled he may abandon controversial plans to make his son ambassador to the United States, amid a fierce political backlash and growing signs Congress may block...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Brazilian police sniper kills bus hijacker in Rio de Janeiro All 37 hostages onboard hijacked bus on bridge across Guanabara Bay survive ordealBrazilian security forces have shot dead a man who hijacked a bus on a bridge across Guanabara Bay in Rio de Janeiro and took nearly 40 people hostage.The hijacking began at about 5am on Tuesday when a masked man comma...
07:00, 08/21/2019

Israeli government accused of abandoning soldiers with PTSD Up to one in 12 soldiers report symptoms, yet struggle for official recognition and access to helpIsraeli soldiers have accused the government of abandoning them with little support for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) caused by their military service, according to local mental health groups an...
07:00, 08/21/2019

A New Experiment Narrows Potential Properties of Dark Energy Particle An experiment in the United Kingdom has failed to find evidence of a particle meant to explain most of the universe’s mass. But the search isn’t over.Read more......
07:00, 08/21/2019

P Chidambaram Away As CBI Visits Home, Pastes Notice At Midnight P Chidambaram remained away as a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team arrived at his home in Delhi this morning, a day after a court rejected the former Finance Minister's request for protection......
07:34, 08/21/2019

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Backs P Chidambaram, Says He's "Being Hunted" Congress MP P Chidambaram's lawyer has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation under what law his client has been told to appear within two hours in an alleged corruption case....
07:34, 08/21/2019

Will Tackle Pak Wherever It Wants: Top Diplomat On World Court Challenge Hours after Pakistan announced its decision to approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the Narendra Modi government's decision to end special status to Jammu and Kashmir, top......
07:34, 08/21/2019

8000-Year-Old Shipyard Located off English Coast is World’s Oldest Marine archaeologists have published stunning images of what they think is an 8000-year-old shipyard located just off the coast of England.  ...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Revealed: emails raise ethical questions over Trump official's role in gas project Documents obtained by the Guardian suggest interior secretary is promoting effort tied to his former firmThe US interior secretary, David Bernhardt, is promoting a fossil fuel project for which his former employer, a lobbying firm, is a paid advocate, e-mails obtained by the Guardian suggest.Experts...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Cooling goo sidewalks and other strange new weapons in the war on urban heat Los Angeles faces a doubling of its extreme heat days but has fresh ideas to keep residents cool - and tackle the inequality of who suffersLos Angeles can sometimes feel like a sprawling hellscape of heat: in the northern valleys and the southern city, metal playground equipment, car steering wheels...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Ignore the sneering: young people’s rage is an age-old sign of failed politics | Fiona Sturges Like the rockers and ravers before them, this generation treats the choices of their elders with alarmIn the documentary Everybody in the Place, the Turner prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller delivers a talk to a group of sixth-form politics students about late-80s acid house in Britain. As well as d...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Barcelona fail with first Neymar bid - Paper Round "Barcelona have their first Neymar bid rejected, Jadon Sancho gets a raise, Paul Pogba is off penalties for Manchester United, and the EFL were warned about Bury."...
08:00, 08/21/2019

METALS-London copper edges higher on softer dollar, eyes Fed minutes London copper prices inched up on Wednesday after a more than 1% drop in the previous session, as the dollar fell from a three-week peak and investors awaited the minutes of the Federal Reserve's July policy meeting. A weaker greenback makes dollar-denominated metals cheaper for holders of othe...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Huawei’s founder just sent a desperate but brutal memo to workers When he was a younger man, Huawei’s billionaire founder Ren Zhengfei joined China’s People’s Liberation Army as an engineer, at one point heading out with the army for China’s frigid north as part of a crew tasked with building a synthetic fiber factory. That background no do...
08:34, 08/21/2019

White House Cancels Trump's Visit to Denmark After Greenland Flap The White House canceled the president’s planned visit to Denmark after the prime minister said she wouldn’t entertain President Trump’s proposal to purchase Greenland from the Scandinavian nation....
08:34, 08/21/2019

Hammerson names ex-AIG European finance chief as new CFO Shopping centre operator Hammerson Plc on Wednesday appointed AIG executive James Lenton as its new finance chief, months after saying Timon Drakesmith would step down from the role this year....
09:00, 08/21/2019

Actor Shahid Kapoor Rides To A Dinner Date On His Ducati Scrambler 1100 Special While there are a bunch of riders in the world of Bollywood, motorcyclists are far and few and actor Shahid Kapoor just happens to belong to the latter category. The biker has had an eclectic......
09:00, 08/21/2019

Now Game Developers Have To Ask Fans Not To Harass Them Over The Epic Store One of the easiest bits of news to miss on Monday’s Gamescom Opening Night Live show was tucked away in an ad for the Epic Games Store. A simple sizzle reel that showcased a number of games exclusive to the controversial digital PC game storefront included an upcoming indie that previously wasn’t in...
09:00, 08/21/2019

Gun Sellers Sneak Onto Facebook's Online Marketplace Facebook forbids the private sale of firearms on its Marketplace platform. But sellers are getting around that with a simple ruse: They list gun cases or boxes at inflated prices....
09:34, 08/21/2019

Tech Executives Tap Employees for Ideas Technology teams at large companies are moving beyond their traditional role in business support as their bosses encourage them to use their skills to develop marketable products and services....
09:34, 08/21/2019

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo -- ex-MLB stars -- linked to Dominican Republic drug trafficking ring: reports Former Major League Baseball pitcher Octavio Dotel and infielder Luis Castillo -- each of whom played 15 seasons and won a World Series ring -- were implicated in connection with a major drug ring in the Dominican Republic, officials said in a Tuesday news conference announcing a sweep targeting a d...
09:34, 08/21/2019

Cramer's lightning round: Cronos, Aphria have eclipsed Canopy in the cannabis business "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
10:00, 08/21/2019

|ChinesepaperattacksTwitterandFacebookforshuttingaccounts Twitter and Facebook’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Hong Kong drew swift backlash from Chinese state media and internet users....
10:00, 08/21/2019

Russia vows not to be pulled into a ‘costly arms race’ as Pentagon tests cruise missile no longer banned by Cold War treaty THE RACE IS ON: Just two weeks after withdrawing from the Cold War-era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, the United States made good on its promise to develop a new class of ground-based cruise missile to match the threat from Russia and China....
10:34, 08/21/2019

Drivers are killing bears at Yosemite. Park rangers are shooting back -- with radar guns. Traffic stops in national parks are up 4% as rangers crack down on speeding motorists in their mission to protect animals.        ...
10:34, 08/21/2019

A Florida man fed a kinkajou. The next morning, the 'super aggressive' exotic creature attacked him A Florida man was attacked by a kinkajou, a raccoon-like carnivore native to the rain forests of Central and South America.        ...
10:34, 08/21/2019

Babulal Gaur Dies At 89, PM Modi Condoles Death Of The Veteran BJP Leader Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condoled the death of former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Babulal Gaur, saying he continuously worked to strengthen the party....
10:34, 08/21/2019

Elon Musk’s red Roadster just completed its first lap around the Sun It’s now been about a year and a half since Elon Musk’s cherry red Tesla Roadster was sent into space atop a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket. The launch went flawlessly and was a major milestone for SpaceX, marking the first time the Falcon Heavy was shot skyward. Now, many months later, the ...
11:00, 08/21/2019

Demi Burnett Reunites With Her Girlfriend on Bachelor in Paradise: 7 Things to Know About Kristian Haggerty Demi Burnett got the surprise of a lifetime on Tuesday night's episode of Bachelor in Paradise. In the episode, host Chris Harrison told the reality TV personality that he wanted to......
11:00, 08/21/2019

Meghan Markle's Best Friend Slams "Racist Bullies" Over Private Jet Scandal Jessica Mulroney won't stand for the mistreatment of her longtime best friend, Meghan Markle. In the midst of yet another scandal involving the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, the......
11:00, 08/21/2019

Maruti Suzuki XL6 Launch Highlights: Price, Features, Specification, Images Maruti Suzuki XL6, the much-anticipated premium MPV from Indo-Japanese carmaker has gone on sale in India today and we have all the highlights from the launch here....
11:00, 08/21/2019

How to relieve gum pain fast From tea bags to cold compresses, many home remedies can quickly relieve mild-to-moderate gum pain. Learn about these methods, and when to see a dentist, here....
11:00, 08/21/2019

Respect to the Woman Who Allegedly Spent a Staggering Amount of Time Watching Netflix While Working for Robert De Niro While we here at Splinter would never in our lives endorse criminal conduct, you have to hand it to the former employee of Robert De Niro’s who, De Niro alleges in a new lawsuit, spent literal days and days of company time binge-watching Friends and other shows on Netflix....
12:00, 08/21/2019

Inside America’s Dysfunctional Trillion-Dollar Fighter-Jet Program The F-35 was once the Pentagon’s high-profile problem child. Has it finally moved past its reputation of being an overhyped and underperforming warplane?...
12:00, 08/21/2019

Man Who Claimed Trump Would Start a ‘Racial War and Crusade’ Is Arrested The arrest was the latest example in a spate of what the authorities say are violent threats of domestic extremism, which have received renewed attention after mass shootings....
12:00, 08/21/2019

The new rules of socks: novelty ones are out – but yes you can wear them with sandals Socks are the new fashion statement, but are white ones in? Is cotton best? And should they always be pulled up? Here is the long and short of itYou may have noticed that socks aren’t what they used to be. Think back: for a long time socks were just something you used to cover your feet. Possibly bl...
12:00, 08/21/2019

NYPD union urges ‘extreme caution’ in making any arrests NYPD union officials visited precincts across the city on Tuesday to urge that cops use “extreme caution” when busting suspects to avoid the fate of former colleague Daniel Pantaleo — and many took the advice to heart, sources said. The Police Benevolent Association tweeted photos ...
12:34, 08/21/2019

Al Qaeda member fails to get conviction overturned for subway bomb plot An Al Qaeda member attempted to get a conviction for plotting to bomb city subways overturned on the grounds that he didn’t like his attorney — himself. Abid Naseer — who is serving a 40-year sentence for taking part in a multi-city bombing plot — cannot use the fact that he unsuccessfully rep...
12:34, 08/21/2019

Domingo German struggles as Yankees’ road trip starts with thud OAKLAND, Calif. — After giving up four runs in the first two innings, Domingo German provided the Yankees a chance to crawl back into Tuesday night’s game against the A’s. Far from his sharpest, the majors’ leading winner kept the A’s from scoring in the third, fourth and fifth frames and watched hi...
12:34, 08/21/2019

Clemson QB Lawrence leads AP preseason All-America team Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, and he has two teammates from the top-ranked Tigers with him on the first team....
12:34, 08/21/2019

Parle-G Joins 'Sacred Games' Meme Fest. Netflix And Swiggy Respond Since the second season of Sacred Games was released one week ago, people haven't been able to stop talking about it. On Tuesday, Parle-G - one of India's best-selling biscuit brands - took to Twitter......
13:00, 08/21/2019

In Virender Sehwag's Pic With Wife, His Caption Takes The Cake Virender Sehwag has shared a post on Instagram that will make husbands around the world laugh out loud. For the post, he borrowed the words of American comedian Milton Berle. Read it here....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Gone With The Wind: Flying Mattresses Derail Open-Air Cinema Event A strong gust of wind almost derailed an open-air cinema event in Colorado recently. Dozens of air mattresses that had been set up for the event were sent flying into the air as the wind kicked up....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Ronda Rousey Fucked Up Her Finger While She Filmed A TV Show Let’s issue the warning up front: You’re going to see a pretty gross finger if you keep reading. It looks like a bloody lowercase “Z,” if that helps you sharpen your imagination. Okay, you’ve been warned....
13:00, 08/21/2019

This leak might be our first look at the PlayStation 5’s crazy new design Sony has talked a lot about its next-gen console, confirming the main specs of the PlayStation 5 well before its launch. The console is expected to drop in time for next year’s holiday shopping season, with Sony supposed to give it a proper announcement at some point next year. We already saw ...
13:34, 08/21/2019

ISIS replacing Taliban as biggest threat to peace in Afghanistan while rebounding in Iraq and Syria THE VIRULENCE OF ISIS: A pair of congressionally mandated Pentagon reports out this month paint a sobering picture of brutal Islamic State fighters who have been disrupted but not defeated and are on the rise in Iraq, Syria, and Afghanistan....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Target raises profit forecast as online sales power second-quarter beat Target Corp beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit and raised its annual forecast on Wednesday, as higher investments to cater to changing shopping habits lifted online sales and attracted more shoppers, sending shares up 7%....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Exclusive: Humbled Noble Group seeks to rebuild LNG, energy businesses: sources Noble Group Holdings (Noble Holdings) plans to rebuild its liquefied natural gas (LNG) and core energy businesses and develop rare earths as it seeks new life as a niche, Asia-focused commodity trader, sources aware of the matter said....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Exclusive: Alibaba postpones up to $15 billion Hong Kong listing amid protests: sources China's biggest e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has delayed its up to $15 billion listing in Hong Kong amid growing political unrest in the Asian financial hub, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Goldman moves to take majority control of China joint venture Goldman Sachs has applied for majority control of its Chinese joint venture, the bank confirmed on Wednesday, the latest international bank to do so ahead of Chinese plans to eventually allow foreigners full control....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Fall film slate packed with long-awaited sequels, literary adaptations The fall 2019 movie season is packed with long-awaited sequels to beloved films and TV shows, along with meaty literary adaptations and celebrity biopics that are sure to be part of the conversation this Oscar season....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Germany's 16 states: Hamburg People the world over are talking about the Elbphilharmonie concert hall, Hamburg's new landmark, but there's much more to see in the northern German port city....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Syria: Idlib insurgents pull out of key rebel town Jihadists and allied rebels have withdrawn from the last major rebel-held bastion in Syria. Government troops have expanded their presence in the area, according to Syrian state TV....
14:34, 08/21/2019

First look photo: See Johnny Flynn as a young David Bowie in origin story 'Stardust' David Bowie's origin story is heading to the big screen in "Stardust." Bowie's son, Duncan Jones, says the family is not on board.        ...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Remember Frances McDormand's 'stolen' Oscar? Now charges are dropped against accused thief The charges against a man accused of stealing Frances McDormand's Oscar statuette were dropped, but no one is explaining why.        ...
14:34, 08/21/2019

'Saturday Night Live' is coming to UK screens in early 2020 If you want to watch Saturday Night Live in the UK, then you've got one of two options: pirate it, or watch the edited highlights on YouTube. One is illegal, the other's not very satisfying, but it's not going to be that way for very much longer. At......
14:34, 08/21/2019

Crippling unemployment: The 50 counties hit hardest by joblessness None of the counties on the list have a bachelor's degree attainment rate above the U.S. average of 30.9%.       ...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Oklahoma QB Hurts barely edges out Mordecai, Rattler for job Jalen Hurts' rise to the starting quarterback position at Oklahoma wasn't a foregone conclusion, despite his wealth of championship experience at Alabama....
15:00, 08/21/2019

Greenland’s Summer Heat Breaks Records as 440 Billion Tons of Ice Expected to Disappear (HELHEIM GLACIER, Greenland) — This is where Earth’s refrigerator door is left open, where glaciers dwindle and seas begin to rise. New York University air and ocean scientist David Holland, who is tracking what’s happening in Greenland from both above and below, calls it “th...
15:34, 08/21/2019

'You're the guy with the ball to the crotch': The inside story behind the funniest baseball card ever made Thirty years ago, Keith Comstock turned a routine minor league baseball card shoot into an unforgettable baseball-to-the-groin image. This is how the legendary card came to be, in the former pitcher's own words....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Bitter leaves: tobacco's devastating global legacy A new book by Rocco Rorandelli, Bitter Leaves, explores the environmental, health and social impacts of the tobacco cycle, from seed to sale“With a long history of denying the health risks of smoking and second-hand smoke, obscuring the truth about tobacco and deceiving smokers, the tobacco industry...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Top diplomats of S. Korea, Japan hold talks amid high tensions over trade, history The top diplomats of South Korea and Japan held bilateral talks in Beijing on Wednesday as Seoul is considering whether to renew a military information-sharing pact with Tokyo amid badly frayed relations....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Silver Rally Cools as Investors Await Fresh Fed Signals Prices of silver edged lower, pausing a recent rally as investors looked ahead to the release of Fed minutes and a Friday speech by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Traders Bet on Falling Volatility Stock volatility has receded in recent days, and some investors have bet the tranquility will persist. Leveraged funds like hedge funds recently increased bearish wagers on futures linked to the Cboe Volatility Index, a measure of market turbulence, to the highest level since September....
16:00, 08/21/2019

'Storm Area 51' events prompt remote county to make emergency plans Officials in the remote Nevada county which is home to Area 51 have drawn up emergency plans over fears that up to 40,000 alien hunters could gather at the secretive US military base next month....
16:34, 08/21/2019

CHEAP: A 9.7-inch iPad? For $249? You must be lying (I’m not!) Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Often, when I am lying in my bed or lounging on the sofa, I don’t particularly enjoy reading articles or watching videos on my phone’s (relatively) small screen. That’s where a tablet comes in handy. And when it ...
16:34, 08/21/2019

Target CEO: US consumer confidence 'remains strong' Target CEO Brian Cornell still thinks the U.S. consumer is strong and spending. Target's latest quarterly results showed the big-box retailer is benefiting from that....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Remembering the best shareware-era DOS games that time forgot Enlarge / A DOS prompt. Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stories all about gaming from August 19 to August 23. Everyone who plays games a lot has a favorite era that set their expecta...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Inside the 'Wild and Almost Unimaginable' World of Cave Diving If one thing’s clear from Jill Heinerth’s breathtaking new memoir on her life as a professional cave diver, it’s that this unusual career path requires serious mettle.Read more......
17:00, 08/21/2019

| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian rule, a spokesperson has said....
17:00, 08/21/2019

| Zimbabwe bans third opposition protest Zimbabwean police have outlawed anti-government protests that had been scheduled to take place on Tuesday in Gweru, the country's third largest city, the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change has said....
17:00, 08/21/2019

‘Shameful’: US Jews respond to Trump’s apparent use of antisemitic trope Jonathan Greenblatt said Trump’s charges of ‘disloyalty’ have ‘long been used to attack Jews’ while J Street called remarks ‘dangerous’Prominent American Jews have reacted with dismay and disdain to Donald Trump’s renewed adoption of a longstanding antisemitic trope after he described Jewish America...
17:00, 08/21/2019

March for Our Lives unveils sweeping gun reform agenda: 'The time is now' Student activists call for 30% reduction in civilian firearms and mandatory buyback programMarch for Our Lives, the organization created by survivors of the February 2018 mass school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Florida, released an audacious policy agenda calling fo...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Succession's Kieran Culkin on villainy, Home Alone – and Michael Jackson The former child star is having a ball as foul-mouthed Roman Roy in HBO’s compulsive dynasty drama. So why did it take him 29 years to enjoy his job? ‘I’m enjoying the fuck out of my job!” Kieran Culkin announces, with the same foul-mouthed ebullience one might expect from his character in Successio...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Liverpool’s attacking verve will test validity of Arsenal’s positive start | Paul Wilson The only two sides to win both Premier League games so far meet on Saturday at Anfield, where Arsenal have a terrible recent record they can only improve onBurnley should feel flattered. After giving their usual feisty performance at the Emirates last weekend and slipping to the inevitable narrow de...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Chillwave: a momentary microgenre that ushered in the age of nostalgia In a summer riven by financial meltdown, a niche trend for lo-fi retro pop couldn’t have seemed more trivial. Yet it was the first sign of a generation fleeing to the past to escape a bleak futureWhen I think of the so-called “summer of chillwave”, I remember sitting at a desk in a giant office in m...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Sebastian Maniscalco: the record-breaking comic who impressed Scorsese The world’s fifth highest-earning comedian talks about going from serving Robert De Niro drinks to co-starring with him on screenIt’s an early Thursday morning in Los Angeles and Sebastian Maniscalco sounds weary, but for good reason. Not only is he enjoying time with a new baby (his son, Caruso Jac...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Angel Has Fallen review – Gerard Butler's pyrotechnics fizzle out In the latest overblown and underpowered instalment of the Fallen franchise, Butler’s beleaguered secret service agent goes on the run after being framed, seeking out estranged and unintelligible dad Nick Nolte Is Gerard Butler hellbent on remaking every last action movie of the 90s? The thought aro...
17:00, 08/21/2019

'Unelected PM ... gambling with peace' - EU commissioner launches fierce attack on Boris Johnson - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 3.45pm BST Reuters has some more news alerts from the French government briefing also attended by Bloomberg. (See 3.26pm.) They’re capped up, because that’s how Reuters sends them out on the news wires.EU POSITION ON BREXIT WON’T CH...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Kashmir: suspected militant killed in Indian security operation Incident is believed to be first clash with insurgents since revocation of special statusA suspected militant and a police officer have been killed in a gun battle in Indian-administered Kashmir in what is believed to be the first clash with insurgents since the revocation of the territory’s special...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Man arrested in Madrid accused of upskirting more than 500 women Police say they caught him filming on Metro after allegedly uploading videos for a yearPolice in Madrid have arrested a man accused of filming the intimate parts of more than 500 women without their consent while they travelled on the Metro.The accused made the videos, a practice known as upskirting...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Turkfest: Ireland's little festival with a big heart – a photo essay Every summer, the population of Inishturk, an island off Ireland’s west coast, swells to five times its normal size – when it opens its doors to 200 Turkfest revellersInishturk is an island nine miles off the coast of County Mayo in west Ireland, midway between Clare Island and Inishbofin. It is jus...
17:00, 08/21/2019

MIT director resigns over university’s ties to Jeffrey Epstein A director at Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s prestigious Media Lab is resigning — because he’s “ashamed” over the research center’s link to Jeffrey Epstein, according to a new report. Ethan Zuckerman, director of the lab’s Center for Civic Media, an...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Mexican judge approves recreational cocaine use in ‘historic’ ruling Bailiff, get the yayo. A Mexican judge has granted two people the right to “possess, transport and use” cocaine — recreationally — in what’s being praised as a “historic” first step toward ending the country’s “war on drugs.” “We have...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Man jailed in connection to brothers who vanished on business trip faces new charges The Missouri man jailed in connection to the disappearance of two men who visited his family farm on business is facing new charges out of Kansas, according to a report. Garland “Joey” Nelson, 25, was charged with endangering the food supply for allegedly shipping without health papers 35 calves fro...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Smoke from Amazon fires leaves Brazil’s largest city in total darkness Massive fires burning in the Amazon rainforest caused a daytime blackout in Brazil’s largest city this week. Day turned to night at around 3 p.m. Monday in São Paulo and the darkness lasted for about an hour, local paper Folha de S.Paulo reported. Photos and videos posted on social media showe...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Trump is ramping up his economic double-talk to tamp down recession fears As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump warned about the perils of President Barack Obama’s economic management. Now as president, Trump often fails to heed his own advice....
18:00, 08/21/2019

|MkhwebaneheadstoConCourtoverGordhan,saysruling'createsunbearableconditions' Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has filed an application to the Constitutional Court for leave to appeal a High Court ruling which suspended the implementation of remedial action against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan....
18:00, 08/21/2019

|WATCH:BritishPMsetsthestageforaBrexitshowdown British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has demanded the Irish backstop - an insurance policy for the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland - be removed from any Brexit deal in a four-page letter to EU Council President Donald Tusk....
18:00, 08/21/2019

|SARSplaces'protectmefromyourself'ITheadonprecautionarysuspension The tax agency has placed Mmamathe Makheke-Mokhuane on precautionary suspension pending the finalisation of a disciplinary process related to allegations of misconduct....
18:00, 08/21/2019

Kim-Joy’s recipe for camembert turtle brioche Easier to make than it looks, this cheese-filled baked reptile will bring the most diffident of guests out of their shellThis recipe takes some planning as you need to make the dough the night before, but it is definitely worth it. If you own a stand mixer, the process of kneading the dough will be ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Walmart sues Tesla after solar panels start bursting into flames on store roofs In something of a bizarre story, Walmart is suing Tesla after solar panels it purchased from the EV company caught fire on a number of Walmart stores. As it stands now, Tesla solar panels can be found on as many as 240 Walmart stores across the country. Following a few incidents involving seemingly ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Good things come in threes! Tapir gives birth to third baby at Belgian zoo A Malayan tapir gave birth to its third baby at Antwerp Zoo in the north of Belgium last week, marking another success for the zoo which has been breeding the endangered species for 29 years....
18:34, 08/21/2019

Nordic PMs, CEOs sign joint declaration on climate change Nordic prime ministers and business leaders sought on Tuesday to reinforce the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement and the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by signing a joint declaration to promote public-private partnerships....
18:34, 08/21/2019

Indonesian planters see drought hitting palm oil output Leading palm oil players in Indonesia see production growth being hit in the short to medium term, as the world's top grower of the edible oil faces drought across major planting regions that is expected to delay fruit ripening and lower output....
18:34, 08/21/2019

US OPEN '19: Osaka, Djokovic return to defend their titles US OPEN '19: Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic return to Flushing Meadows to try to defend their titles        ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Telling Lies review — Deciphering lies within lies using only a video database With Telling Lies, video game designer Sam Barlow is creating a genre out of the movie video game combination -- but one that still needs some work.Read More...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Drones increasingly used in Africa to save people's lives, deliver blood samples to labs It is understandable that when people think of drones in Africa, their mind immediately goes to the unmanned aerial vehicles used by the U.S. to track down and kill Islamic militants in Somalia, or fighters in Libya. But there is a mushrooming use of drones on the continent that is entirely peaceful...
18:34, 08/21/2019

'My best friend's wedding — and one fat overdraft' Four-figure hen dos and week-long celebrations in long-haul locations... Big Days come with even bigger budgets — and not just for the happy couple. Kate Wills counts the cost of love...
19:00, 08/21/2019

New Audi RS Q8 mule snapped wearing Audi Sport livery News 21 Aug, 2019 Audi Sport’s SUV offensive continues with the RS Q8, which will challenge the Range Rover Sport SVR at the £100,000 price point...
19:00, 08/21/2019

One killed in serious vehicle collision on northwest side TUCSON – A man has died in connection to a serious vehicle collision at a northwest side intersection Wednesday morning. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, the crash occurred at Tangerine Road and La Canada Drive. Oro Valley Police Department said northbound La Canada and westbound Tange...
19:00, 08/21/2019

Norwich City vs Chelsea lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and injury updates The pressure is already on Frank Lampard to find some tactical answers as the Chelsea coach seeks his first Premier League win of the season this weekend away to Norwich City....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Trevor Lawrence leads the USA TODAY Sports preseason college football All-America team This year's USA TODAY Sports preseason college football All-America team is filled with Alabama and Clemson players, led by Trevor Lawrence.       ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

'Weird' injury has Teez Tabor's future with Detroit Lions in question again Detroit Lions cornerback Teez Tabor was taking first-team reps until he suffered a leg injury Aug. 1, leaving his status with the team uncertain.       ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Roger Clemens rules out possible Congress run, 'climate in politics' impacts decision Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens has ruled out a potential run for Congress, citing the current political climate.       ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Browns QB Baker Mayfield reached out to Giants' Daniel Jones to 'clear the air' on remark After the Cleveland Browns QB received criticism for comments he made in a GQ interview, Baker Mayfield said he texted Daniel Jones.       ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

| WATCH | Russian sailor's message in bottle found 50 years later in Alaska A man gathering firewood in Alaska discovered a bottle with a handwritten message inside wishing the finder "happy sailing" more than 50 years after it was dropped into the sea by a Russian sailor....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Best laptops for college and students in 2019 As the new semester rolls around, students will need to secure a laptop for their everyday needs and studies. Here are some of the best laptops on offer....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Their Mothers Chose Donor Sperm. The Doctors Used Their Own. Scores of children born through artificial insemination have learned from DNA tests that their biological fathers were the doctors who performed the procedure....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Latest Interest Rates Charged By SBI On Loans, Other Details State Bank of India (SBI), the country's largest lender, has announced a slew of offers across different loan categories such as car loans, personal loans, education loans and home loans. The bank......
20:00, 08/21/2019

Kids are dying in hot cars at an alarming rate. The NHTSA is tweeting to raise awareness Hot car deaths hit 35 already this year. A push is on for Congress to mandate a technological fix. NHTSA took to Twitter Tuesday to raise awareness.       ...
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23 fashion and beauty retailers having incredible end-of-summer sales this week Now is a fantastic time to save big on back-to-school styles, summer clearance items, and beauty products at all your favorite retailers.       ...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Italy's crisis could lead to 3 different scenarios for its volatile bond market Italy's fresh political crisis has left investors contemplating how to trade its sovereign bond market which has seen significant volatility over the last few months....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Rocky 'Star Wars' exoplanet with three suns discovered A distant rocky exoplanet has gone one better than Tatooine, Luke Skywalker’s home planet on “Star Wars,” which is famously depicted as having two suns in its sky....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Speeding teen driver who ran red light charged in cyclist’s death The teen who allegedly blew through a red light and caused a wreck that killed a 52-year-old cyclist was arrested Wednesday — more than a week after the horrifying incident. Cops collared Mirza Baig, 18, of Queens and threw the book at him — slamming him with manslaughter, criminally negligent homic...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Judge orders hearing over motion to dismiss Jeffrey Epstein case The judge overseeing the criminal case of late convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has ordered a hearing to discuss prosecutors’ motion to dismiss the case. Manhattan federal Judge Richard Berman on Wednesday instructed the parties to appear in court on Aug. 27, following a request from the US...
20:00, 08/21/2019

JetBlue logo added to iconic Queens Pepsi sign — and New Yorkers are pissed Drink it in, New Yorkers. For the first time ever, the iconic Pepsi-Cola sign that sits along the East River in Queens — an official city landmark — has been changed to promote a new partnership that the soda company announced recently. Residents are now graced with an image of an advert...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Video: How 'outstanding' Raikkonen justified his place in F1 again Kimi Raikkonen is enjoying a strong Formula 1 season with the Alfa Romeo squad previously known as Sauber, with which the 2007 world champion made his '01 grand prix debut...
20:34, 08/21/2019

Ricciardo: Renault needs "bigger steps" for podiums in F1 2020 Daniel Ricciardo believes the Renault Formula 1 team will need to make "bigger steps" with its car if it is to reach its target of challenging for podiums in 2020...
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Amazon opens its biggest global campus in India Amazon.com Inc on Wednesday launched its biggest campus in the world in the southern Indian city of Hyderabad, underscoring its expansion plans in the country that has been one of its fastest growing overseas markets....
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Apple plans to tap China's BOE Technology for advanced iPhone screens: Nikkei Apple Inc is in the final stages of certifying advanced screens from Chinese display maker BOE Technology Group Co Ltd for its iPhones, as it attempts to reduce reliance on Samsung Electronics, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Trump critic Kasich to visit New Hampshire in fall, sparking more 2020 speculation of a primary challenge Former Ohio Gov. John Kasich plans a likely visit to the first-in-the-nation presidential primary state of New Hampshire next month or in early October, a top Kasich adviser told Fox News....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Gennady Golovkin and Sergiy Derevyanchenko set for MSG title clash After weeks of bitter negotiations, an agreement is in place for Gennady Golovkin and Sergiy Derevyanchenko to fight on Oct. 5 at the Garden for the vacant IBF middleweight championship, according to ESPN. The deal was officially completed Wednesday, per ESPN, with a news conference set for Thursday...
20:34, 08/21/2019

Jon Gruden is riding the Nathan Peterman rollercoaster on ‘Hard Knocks’ Jon Gruden is experiencing the highs and lows of the Nathan Peterman experience in front of HBO’s cameras. The Raiders backup quarterback competition is one of the secondary storylines on “Hard Knocks,” when the show is not delving into the Antonio Brown foot and helmet drama. R...
20:34, 08/21/2019

'Dancing with the Stars' host Tom Bergeron says he opposed casting Sean Spicer "Dancing with the Stars" host Tom Bergeron says he told producers he didn't want to cast former Trump aide Sean Spicer in the show's upcoming season.        ...
20:34, 08/21/2019

'DWTS' cast includes 'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown, former Trump aide Sean Spicer "Dancing with the Stars" revealed its new cast on "Good Morning America." Former Trump aide Sean Spicer and 'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown are among those competing for the trophy.        ...
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Trump's former aide joins 'Dancing with the Stars;' Here are all the other celebs competing Former presidential press secretary Sean Spicer, supermodel Christie Brinkley and 'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown will appear on 'Dancing with the Stars.'        ...
20:34, 08/21/2019

'Dancing with the Stars': Meet the Season 28 celebrities 'Dancing with the Stars' cast a wide net for Season 28, revealing competitors known for acting, music, sports and politics.        ...
20:34, 08/21/2019

Trump Quotes Conservative Conspiracy Theorist Who Calls Him the ‘King of Israel’ and ‘The Second Coming of God’ Wayne Allyn Root, a conservative Christian radio host who hasn’t met a conspiracy theory that he hasn’t pushed to his batshit crazy audience of listeners, called Trump the “King of Israel” and the “Second coming of God,” and all Trump heard was “King” and “God,” and ran with it....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Farmer's threat prompts USDA to pull staff from crop tour The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Wednesday it had pulled all staff from an annual crop tour after an employee was threatened, and three sources said the threat came over the phone from an angry farmer....
21:00, 08/21/2019

BFI Should Consider Doing Away With Selection Trials: Mary Kom A controversy broke out over Mary Kom's selection for the women's World Boxing Championships in Russia after her competitor in the 51kg category, Nikhat Zareen, was refused a trial bout....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Jeremy Corbyn assembles opposition MPs in bid to block no-deal Brexit as he warns UK is heading for 'political storm' Jeremy Corbyn has invited senior politicians to a meeting to discuss blocking a no-deal Brexit as he warned the country is "heading into a constitutional and political storm"....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Museum Day: More than 1,600 institutions across the country are free Sept. 21 Everything you need to know about Museum Day 2019, when more than 1,600 institutions in all 50 states will offer free admission.       ...
21:00, 08/21/2019

YouTube AI thought robot fighting was animal cruelty In the latest example of the need for further human moderation, YouTube's automated system took down several videos after mistaking robot fighting matches as animal cruelty. Those affected, including some BattleBots contestants, received a message st......
21:34, 08/21/2019

‘Telling Lies’ is bigger, but not better, than 'Her Story' In Her Story, developer Sam Barlow did a rare thing: He created a new video game format. Four years later, he's made Telling Lies, which releases on August 23rd. It's a game with almost identical gameplay -- centered simply on typing search terms in......
21:34, 08/21/2019

Amazon opens its largest campus to date in India Amazon has opened its largest campus to date as it cut the ribbon on a building in Hyderabad, India. The subcontinent is one of the company's fastest-growing markets. Its latest campus spreads over 9.5 acres with 1.8 million sq ft of office space giv......
21:34, 08/21/2019

The Switch needs more Saturn games like ‘Panzer Dragoon’ If you love the Sega Genesis (or the Mega Drive, depending on where you live), there are countless ways to get your 16-bit fix. You can boot up a modern compilation, play them for free on your smartphone, or, soon, buy an adorable microconsole that p......
21:34, 08/21/2019

Tencent's own battle royale game has hackable zombies At first glance, Synced: Off-Planet looks like a battle-royale blend of Left 4 Dead, The Division and World War Z. When Tencent Next Studios debuted the game at NVIDIA's Gamescom 2019 press conference, social media lit up with comparisons to these ex......
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