WORLDD.NEWS: Breaking News, World News, US News 08:34, 08/16/2019

ExxonMobil charters Singapore's first LNG-fuelled bunker barge

ExxonMobil Asia Pacific has signed a two-year time charter agreement with Singapore-based Sinanju Tankers Holdings Pte Ltd to lease Singapore's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) po...

ExxonMobil charters Singapore's first LNG-fuelled bunker barge

Source: reuters.com

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Baku F1 considering charters for 2020 after soccer problems Azerbaijan Grand Prix promoters are considering laying on charter flights for next year's Formula One race after soccer fans struggled to reach Baku for Wednesday's Europa League final between Chelsea and Arsenal....
15:17, 05/28/2019

China charters first US crude cargo since newest Trump tariff threat Chinese oil trader Unipec chartered a supertanker to ship U.S. crude to China in September, trading sources said, the first such cargo since U.S. President Donald Trump announced additional tariffs on Chinese import, ending a monthlong trade truce....
23:51, 08/10/2019

DeVos, charters, & ‘school choice’ hurt African American children Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and charter school operators have denounced the NAACP’s opposition to charter school expansion, arguing that charters provide the best path to improve educational opportunities for African Americans. Charter operators cite what they claim are charters’ higher test sco...
08:34, 07/13/2019

Iraq pursuing $53B megaproject with ExxonMobil, PetroChina BAGHDAD (AP) — The prime minister of Iraq says he has instructed his country’s Oil Ministry to finalize an agreement with global energy giants ExxonMobil and PetroChina to lead a $53 billion megaproject to boost oil production. Speaking at a press conference Tuesday, Adel Abdul-Mahdi said Iraq...
18:17, 05/07/2019

China charters first U.S. crude cargo since newest Trump tariff threat - sources Chinese oil trader Unipec chartered a supertanker to ship U.S. crude to China in September, trading sources said, the first such cargo since U.S. President Donald Trump announced additional tariffs on Chinese import, ending a monthlong trade truce....
20:51, 08/09/2019

ExxonMobil evacuates foreign staff from Iraqi oilfield Oil firm’s decision comes as regional fears grow of potential US-Iran conflictThe US oil company ExxonMobil has reportedly evacuated all of its foreign staff from an oilfield west of Basra, in Iraq, and is flying them to Dubai.The move came after the US pulled non-emergency staff from its embassy in...
16:34, 05/18/2019

ExxonMobil employees evacuating oil field in southern Iraq Employees of Energy giant ExxonMobil have begun evacuating from an oil field in the southern Iraqi province of Basra but work at the field is still ongoing, Iraqi officials said Saturday....
23:34, 05/18/2019

Investor LGIM dumps ExxonMobil from its Future World funds Britain's biggest asset manager has removed ExxonMobil and four more companies from its 5 billion pounds ($6.3 billion) Future World Funds, and said it would vote against their chairs for failing to confront the threats posed by climate change....
02:51, 06/21/2019

US briefing: Trump's 'secret' Mexico plan, Hong Kong and ExxonMobil Wednesday’s top story: President’s agreement already largely revealed by Mexican officials. And Team USA’s perfect World Cup openerSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continue reading......
16:00, 06/12/2019

ExxonMobil Employees Begin Evacuating an Iraqi Oil Field Amid U.S.-Iran Tensions (BAGHDAD) — Employees of energy giant ExxonMobil have begun evacuating from an oil field in the southern Iraqi province of Basra but work at the field is still ongoing, Iraqi officials said Saturday. The evacuation comes amid rising tensions between the United States and Iran. The U.S. has alr...
00:17, 05/19/2019

Texas barge collision: no air quality concerns Officials monitor health concerns while cleanup continues following a collision at a busy commercial waterway near Houston involving four vessels.        ...
14:17, 05/13/2019

The second annual By The People festival aims to be bigger, better and barge-ier An art barge on the Anacostia and a highbrow video installation in a hotel are just two examples of how Halcyon's festival is bringing art and civic dialogue to every corner of D.C....
21:51, 06/12/2019

No air quality concerns detected after Texas barge collision BAYPORT, Texas (AP) — Officials say air monitoring hasn’t raised health concerns as the cleanup continues following a collision at a busy commercial waterway near Houston involving four vessels that caused a toxic gasoline product to leak into the water. Authorities said at a Sunday news confe...
00:00, 05/13/2019

Wrecked plane moved by barge after runway mishap A barge and a crane are moving the Miami Air International plane that ran off a runway and into a river at a Florida military base on Saturday. (May 8)        ...
04:34, 05/09/2019

A sunken barge might have saved these Louisiana towns from major flooding While officials worked to restore power and remove fallen trees in Assumption Parish on Sunday, one hazard was notably absent in its towns as a major storm pushed north: flooding....
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NTSB: Ineffective maintenance led to deadly 2017 barge blast PORT ARANSAS, Texas (AP) — Federal investigators have concluded that a deadly 2017 barge blast in Port Aransas resulted from the lack of effective maintenance and safety management of the barge. The National Transportation Safety Board issued its findings in a recent report on the Oct. 10, 2017, bla...
23:51, 05/09/2019

Barge and tanker collide, leaking gas product into the Houston Channel A tugboat carrying two barges collided with a 755-foot oil tanker in the Houston Ship Channel on Friday, causing one of the barges to sink and spilling chemicals used to make gasoline....
06:00, 05/12/2019

Barge collision spills gasoline in Houston Ship Channel BAYPORT, Texas (AP) — Multiple vessels have collided in the Houston Ship Channel, spilling an unknown volume of a toxic gasoline product and forcing the partial closure of the commercial waterway. The U.S. Coast Guard says a 755-foot tanker collided with a tugboat pushing two barges near Bayport, Te...
06:00, 05/11/2019

Mississippi River barge shipping resumes after floods, but rains to return The upper Mississippi River fully reopened to boat and barge traffic this week for the first time since November as shippers scrambled to move a backlog of overdue fertilizer barges to farmers racing to sow corn before the end of the month....
20:00, 05/17/2019

Woman Killed As Terrorists Barge Into Home, Open Fire In J&K's Pulwama A woman was shot dead by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama this morning, the police said. Another civilian identified as Mohd Sultan was injured in the attack, the police said....
08:00, 06/05/2019

Barge leaks gasoline product in Houston Ship Channel after collision A tanker ship collided with two barges in the Houston Ship Channel on Friday afternoon, causing at least one of the vessels to leak a chemical used in the creation of gasoline, officials said....
03:34, 05/11/2019

Who’s ready for a new Archie Bunker, live on your TV? Woody Harrelson is stepping into the iconic role of Archie Bunker as part of a 90-minute ABC special celebrating writer, director and producer Norman Lear...
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Norman Lear on Why Archie Bunker Is More Relevant Than Ever Norman Lear, father of modern sitcoms, discusses comedy and human nature on the eve of ABC’s live re-creation of ‘All in the Family’ and ‘The Jeffersons.’...
15:51, 05/19/2019

Technology: From Bunker Ramo to Interlaser – what the future used to look like Few things age as ungracefully as technology, and the pages of Euromoney’s archives are a treasure trove of the weird and wonderful gizmos that banking has embraced....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Millionaire seeks new trial over man's death in bunker fire A wealthy stock trader is seeking a new trial after his murder conviction in the fiery death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for an underground nuclear bunker beneath a Maryland home....
20:34, 05/09/2019

Tunnels, the ball bunker and The List: Wimbledon curiosities not seen on TV It’s not all about strawberries and Pimm’s if you work at Wimbledon, where knowledge of subterranean passageways and complicated rulebooks is essentialWhile spectators are out watching tennis, eating strawberries and drinking Pimm’s, workers – more than 1,800 of them – pass through underground tunne...
12:34, 06/29/2019

Millionaire seeks new trial over man’s death in bunker fire ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — A wealthy stock trader is seeking a new trial after his murder conviction in the fiery death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for an underground nuclear bunker beneath a Maryland home. Daniel Beckwitt’s attorneys asked a Montgomery County judge on Monday ...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Greek man detained in US scientist's murder in Nazi bunker on Crete Police on the Greek island of Crete have detained a man in the killing of an American scientist who was reported missing and later was found dead in an abandoned bunker used by the Nazis during World War II, it was reported Monday....
23:17, 07/15/2019

Wolf's Lair: Hitler's infamous bunker faces its past A complex of crumbling former Nazi bunkers in a northeast Poland forest became a Disneyland for selfie-stick wielding tourists. Also the site of an assassination attempt on Hitler, it's now getting a facelift....
16:17, 05/01/2019

Wisconsin child porn fugitive hid out in makeshift bunker for over 3 years A Wisconsin fugitive wanted on child sexual assault and pornography charges hid out for more than three years in a makeshift bunker that he outfitted with solar panels, a generator and a DIY water filtration system, according to a new report. Jeremiah Button, 44, vanished in February 2016 just weeks...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Bunker Built At Government School Near J&K Border For Children's Safety As part of the government's initiative to provide bunkers for civilians near border areas, a government school in Kalsian area of the district has got a bunker which can be used for running classes......
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Times Insider: In a Secret Bunker in the Andes, a Wall That Was Really a Window Before a video interview with an Ecuadorean intelligence chief, I thought I was adjusting a dimmer switch. What I inadvertently revealed broke our story open....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Corbyn sacks shadow Brexit minister for ‘Hitler in the bunker’ comment Lady Hayter loses job after comparing those around Labour leader to film about Hitler’s last days Labour’s shadow Brexit ­minister, Dianne Hayter, has been sacked after she likened the “bunker mentality” around Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership to the “last days of Hitler”.Lady Hayter, Labour’s deputy lead...
16:00, 07/18/2019

Fortnite New Skin Styles LEAKED: New Fishstick, Bunker Jonesy, Stratus, Wonder and more! FORTNITE hasn't just released a boatload of new skins this morning, they've also added some new styles to some of your favourite skins from past seasons....
17:34, 07/17/2019

US Scientist Raped, Murdered In Greece; Body Dumped In Abandoned Bunker A 27-year-old farmer on the Greek island on Crete has confessed to raping and murdering an American scientist before dumping her body in an abandoned World War II bunker, police said Tuesday....
15:00, 07/16/2019

Fugitive lived in isolated bunker for 3 years to evade arrest in Wisconsin Jeremiah Button was sleeping in a homemade bunker in the woods on the morning of Aug. 9 when his three-year run from the law came to an end.        ...
07:51, 08/18/2019

Wisconsin fugitive vanished before trial, hid for more than 3 years in cramped and cluttered makeshift bunker A Wisconsin man who vanished two weeks before he was supposed to stand trial on child sexual assault and child pornography charges was hiding out for more than three years in a makeshift bunker in a wooded area in the northern part of the state, according to officials. ...
18:00, 08/15/2019

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16:51, 06/02/2019

US scientist was suffocated in Greece, body found covered with burlap in Nazi-era bunker An American scientist who went missing last week in Greece before she was found dead in an abandoned World War II bunker was suffocated, authorities said Wednesday as new details were revealed about where her body was discovered....
17:00, 07/11/2019

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17:00, 07/08/2019

Deadly fire above secret nuclear bunker under Maryland house leads to prison sentence An eccentric computer hacker was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison for the fiery death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for a nuclear bunker beneath a Maryland home....
17:00, 06/18/2019

Baroness Hayter: Shadow Brexit minister sacked for comparing Jeremy Corbyn 'bunker mentality' to Nazi regime Labour's deputy leader in the Lords has been sacked from her post as a shadow Brexit minister for comparing Jeremy Corbyn's leadership to the Nazi regime....
01:51, 07/18/2019

Indians' Yasiel Puig uses his suspension time to go to US citizenship ceremony Cleveland Indians outfielder Yasiel Puig, who began serving his three-game suspension for his role in a brawl, became an American citizen Wednesday.       ...
06:35, 08/15/2019

Hittin' season: Harper, Phils pound Cubs in Manuel's return J.T. Realmuto hit a grand slam, Bryce Harper went deep twice and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1 in Charlie Manuel's first game as hitting coach, ruining Cole Hamels' return home       ...
06:35, 08/15/2019

Trump seeks meeting with Xi Jinping amid Hong Kong and market unrest President Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday to request a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping amid growing unrest in Hong Kong. “I know President Xi of China very well,” the president tweeted. “He is a great leader who very much has the respect of his people. He is also a good man ...
07:00, 08/15/2019

As many as 100 chicken plant workers reportedly fired after Mississippi ICE raid There are unconfirmed reports that as many as 100 employees have been fired at a chicken processing plant in Morton.        ...
07:00, 08/15/2019

Carolina Panthers' Eric Reid criticizes the NFL's partnership with Jay-Z, Roc Nation Carolina Panthers defensive back Eric Reid criticized the NFL over its partnership with rapper and business mogul Jay Z and his agency Roc Nation to "strengthen community through music and the NFL's Inspire Change initiative.”...
07:00, 08/15/2019

Team USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises Colin Kaepernick's patriotism Legendary NBA head coach Gregg Popovich expressed his support for Colin Kaepernick at Team USA basketball practice when he was asked about divisiveness in the country and showing patriotism....
07:00, 08/15/2019

San Francisco 49ers' Katie Sowers reveals what NFL executive told her when seeking job San Francisco 49ers offensive assistant coach Katie Sowers said in an interview Tuesday that an NFL executive told her a team she was interested in wasn’t ready to hire a female coach just yet....
07:00, 08/15/2019

New York Giants' John Mara hopes Daniel Jones stays on the bench this season New York Giants owner John Mara spoke about the team’s quarterbacks Tuesday and said he hopes rookie Daniel Jones does not see any time on the field this season....
07:00, 08/15/2019

Brooklyn Nets' Joseph Tsai to buy remaining stake in team from Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov for $2.3B: report Brooklyn Nets minority owner Joseph Tsai is reportedly set to the remaining 51 percent of the team he does not own from majority owner, and Russian billionaire, Mikhail Prokhorov....
07:00, 08/15/2019

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07:00, 08/15/2019

NFL notebook: Jay-Z defends NFL deal, talks Kaepernick Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter defended the entertainment deal his company, Roc Nation, made with the NFL this week during a press conference with commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday in New York amid criticism that the deal contradicts Carter's support of Colin Kaepernick....
07:00, 08/15/2019

People Unhappy With The Plan Of Station, Want Vande Bharat Express: PM People of India are no longer happy with merely the proposal for a new railway station, they want to know when the state-of-the-art Vande Bharat Express will come to their area, Prime Minister......
07:00, 08/15/2019

PM 'Mobbed' By Young Fans As He Leaves After 90-Minute Speech At Red Fort Prime Minister Narendra Modi today found himself mobbed by young schoolchildren at the historic Red Fort in Delhi, where he addressed the nation on its 73rd Independence Day....
07:00, 08/15/2019

PM Urges People To Visit 15 Domestic Tourist Destinations By 2022 Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged people to visit at least 15 tourist destinations within India by 2022, saying there is a "huge" scope to improve India's tourism sector....
07:00, 08/15/2019

Bam Margera arrested for trespassing days after social media plea for Dr. Phil's help About a week after reportedly pleading for help from Dr. Phil on Instagram, "Jackass" star Bam Margera was arrested for trespassing.        ...
07:34, 08/15/2019

Julianne Hough gushes over 'supportive' Brooks Laich after revealing she's 'not straight' "The reason why our relationship works is because we're completely raw and open and exposed," Julianne Hough said of her marriage to Brooks Laich.        ...
07:34, 08/15/2019

Don Lemon sued, accused of assaulting New York bartender CNN anchor Don Lemon is being sued for allegedly assaulting a bartender. The network told USA TODAY that the anchor "categorically denies" the claims.        ...
07:34, 08/15/2019

Napier Port to go public in New Zealand's biggest listing in 2 years Napier Port Holdings, the operator of New Zealand's fourth largest port by container volume, filed for an initial public offering (IPO) that would be the country's first major float in two years....
07:34, 08/15/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug. 15 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
07:34, 08/15/2019

Alan Jones says Scott Morrison should 'shove a sock down the throat' of Jacinda Ardern Radio presenter accuses New Zealand PM of ‘preaching’ on global warming at the Pacific Islands ForumThe radio presenter Alan Jones has said Scott Morrison should “shove a sock down the throat” of New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern, in abusive remarks on Thursday.The radio host – who previousl...
08:34, 08/15/2019

Audi e-tron crossover first EV to receive IIHS' highest safety rating The e-tron received "good" ratings in six "crashworthiness evaluations," a "superior" rating for front crash prevention and a "good" headlight rating, earning an overall Top Safety Pick Plus rating, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety said....
08:34, 08/15/2019

FCA extends 3rd shift at Ontario minivan plant until end of year FCA in March said it would end the third shift at the Windsor plant on Sept. 30 amid sluggish North American sales for the Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans it builds. The automaker has now extended the shift's life two times since that announcement....
08:34, 08/15/2019

Henry Cavill Is Now Geralt In The Witcher 3, Too We have come full circle. No longer is Henry Cavill just playing Geralt in Netflix’s Witcher adaptation, but he is now replacing Geralt in The Witcher 3 itself thanks to a mod that I’m honestly surprised took this long to turn up....
09:00, 08/15/2019

You Can Now Go Fishing In Black Ops 4's Battle Royale Mode, But It's Dangerous Thanks to an update last week Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 now lets you fish in its Blackout battle royale mode. You fish for items, not fish, and, if you’re lucky you can reel in some powerful guns....
09:00, 08/15/2019

Chinese paramilitary forces are gathered near Hong Kong border China has deployed large numbers of paramilitary personnel close to the border with Hong Kong, in what observers say is intended to send a message to protesters in the Asian financial hub....
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CORRECTED-K+S lifts Q2 revenues, core profit on higher prices, volumes German minerals miner K+S reported on Thursday a rise in second-quarter revenues and core earnings, citing good fertilizer prices as higher production volumes at its Werra plant in Germany and the Bethune plant in Canada....
09:00, 08/15/2019

Strategist: Yield curves predict 'absolutely nothing,' and central banks 'never run out of bullets' Amid fears of a looming recession after an indicator flashed a warning signal, one strategist told CNBC that the inverted yield curve "predicts absolutely nothing."...
09:34, 08/15/2019

South Korean Moon calls for dialogue with Japan amid trade fight and hopes for 'One Korea' by 2045 South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Seoul will "gladly join hands" if Tokyo chooses dialogue as the two nations deal with an escalating trade row....
09:34, 08/15/2019

What's Real? What's Not? Separating BH90210 Fact From Fiction When Fox announced BH90210, no one really quite understood what it would be. Sure, we knew that it would reunite the original, beloved stars of Beverly Hills, 90210 for a limited series......
09:34, 08/15/2019

BH90210 Season 2 Would Be a "Show Within a Show" We're barely a week into BH90210 and yet we already know what the future of the show could look like. Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth sat down with E! News' Erin Lim to talk about......
09:34, 08/15/2019

There’s suddenly hope Mets’ Jed Lowrie can play this season ATLANTA — Jed Lowrie is forgotten (almost), but not gone. The veteran infielder — who still hasn’t appeared in a game for the Mets after arriving on a two-year contract worth $20 million last offseason — has increased his workouts to the point he’s running, fielding and hitting in simulated games, a...
10:00, 08/15/2019

Jets’ Rontez Miles reunited with brother, who’s now free after 6 years in prison Through it all, through all the heartache and loneliness, separated by distance and prison walls, two brothers refused to let go of their lifelong bond. Rontez Miles and Vondre Griffin had shared an NFL dream since they were 9 years old. In 2013, Miles made the Jets as an undrafted free agent and em...
10:00, 08/15/2019

Man dead after taco-eating contest at minor league game RESNO, Calif. — A man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game in California, authorities said Wednesday. Dana Hutchings, 41, of Fresno, died Tuesday night shortly after arriving at a hospital, Fresno Sheriff spokesman Tony Botti said. An autopsy on...
10:00, 08/15/2019

Nick Kyrgios in hot water again after latest clash with umpire in Cincinnati Australian calls Fergus Murphy a ‘fucking tool, bro’Karen Khachanov keeps cool to win second-round clashNick Kyrgios’s feud with umpire Fergus Murphy boiled over during an explosive outing at the Cincinnati Masters that leaves the Australian player facing heavy sanctions from the ATP.Kyrgios flared ...
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ATM Transactions Failed Due To Technical Reasons Won't Be Counted: RBI ATM rules: The RBI said it has come to its notice that transactions that have failed due to technical reasons or non-availability of cash in the ATM are also included in the free ATM transactions in a......
11:00, 08/15/2019

No Compromise On "Crime, Corruption And Communalism": Nitish Kumar Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar this morning asserted that there would be no compromise on "crime, corruption and communalism" under his rule, which has been characterized by "nyay ke saath vikas"......
11:34, 08/15/2019

"Grandstanding": Congress Scoffs At PM's Remarks On Economy In Speech The Congress today launched a point-by-point broadside against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his speech on Independence Day that praised the centre's economic policies. The Congress claimed it has......
11:34, 08/15/2019

Watch: Ladakh MP, Praised By Prime Minister, Dances On Independence Day Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, the BJP MP from Ladakh who spoke out in support of the government's move to end special status for Jammu and Kashmir, celebrated 73rd Independence Day with a short dance that......
11:34, 08/15/2019

PM Makes Fresh Pitch For Simultaneous Elections Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday made a fresh pitch for holding Lok Sabha and assembly polls together, saying the concept of ''one nation, one election'' is imperative to make the country......
11:34, 08/15/2019

Cut Usage Of Chemical Fertilsers, Pesticides, PM Modi Tells Farmers Prime Minister Narendra Modi this morning gave a clarion call to farmers to gradually reduce use of chemical fertilisers and eventually stop their usage to protect soil health....
11:34, 08/15/2019

Jeremy Corbyn threatens no-confidence vote to stop no-deal Brexit UK opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn has set out his plan to stop Boris Johnson from leading the country into what many fear could be a catastrophic 'no-deal' Brexit....
11:34, 08/15/2019

Officer appears to draw weapon after protesters beat him Video taken by the Wall Street Journal's Mike Bird appears to show an officer pull a weapon on protesters who were assaulting him during demonstrations at Hong Kong's international airport....
11:34, 08/15/2019

What to know about bleeding hemorrhoids A person can sometimes treat bleeding hemorrhoids at home. At other times, hemorrhoids may require specialist treatment or surgery. Learn more about the symptoms, home remedies, and treatments here....
12:00, 08/15/2019

How long Viagra lasts Viagra lasts for up to 4 hours. The average time of onset is 60 minutes. The effects vary for each individual. Learn more about how long Viagra lasts here....
12:00, 08/15/2019

Would Colbert invite Trump on his show again? 'The quick answer would be no' "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert said during an interview on Wednesday night that he would not invite President Trump back onto his show, saying it'd be hard for him to be "properly respectful of the office."...
12:00, 08/15/2019

Ohio AG Yanks Access to State Facial Recognition System for Over 4,500 Officers The attorney general of Ohio, Andrew Yost, has suspended facial recognition database access for approximately 4,500 law enforcement personnel after the release of a Washington Post report in July indicating that federal agencies, including the FBI and Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE), had...
12:00, 08/15/2019

Pop! Goes the Uber Things haven’t been going so hot for Uber, which is burning through billions of dollars a year with no fleet of driverless taxis in sight to stop it. Now, the party is really over: According to a report in Crunchbase News, Uber has decided to stop buying hundreds of thousands of dollars in celebrato...
12:00, 08/15/2019

Google Is Doing Something Good With Its Money This Hurricane Season After natural disasters strike, families are forced to cobble their lives back together. However, federal aid may take months to reach the hands of those who need it. In the interim, organizations usually rally to send items such as food and water into hard-hit communities, but what if groups gave s...
12:00, 08/15/2019

Malaysian police say no foul play in Irish girl's death Malaysian police on Thursday ruled out abduction as a motive in the disappearance of an Irish girl found dead near a jungle stream after a 10-day search, saying they had found no signs pointing to foul play....
12:34, 08/15/2019

Kremlin hails emergency landing pilots as heroes The Kremlin will bestow state awards on two pilots who made a successful emergency landing of a passenger plane with 233 people on board near Moscow on Thursday....
12:34, 08/15/2019

UCF again heads list of Group of Five standouts Central Florida again shapes up as the nation's top Group of Five program heading into the season. Just not by nearly as wide a margin as the last couple of years....
12:34, 08/15/2019

Atlanta United coach de Boer regrets choice of words Atlanta United coach Frank de Boer said he regrets his choice of words — one word, especially — in a British newspaper interview about gender equity in soccer and stressed that he's a big supporter of the women's game....
12:34, 08/15/2019

Can the American West Be Saved? Two new books — Anthony McCann’s “Shadowlands” and Christopher Ketcham’s “This Land” — explore the forces shrinking the open expanse and destroying unbridled nature out West....
13:00, 08/15/2019

Hong Kong unveils $2.4 billion support package as protests add to economic strains Hong Kong's government announced an economic support package worth HK$19.1 billion ($2.44 billion) on Thursday as escalating political protests and the prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war weigh heavily on the Asian financial center....
13:34, 08/15/2019

Trump Says Beijing Should Resolve the Hong Kong Crisis ‘Humanely’ if It Wants a Trade Deal President Donald Trump on Wednesday appeared to tie a peaceful resolution of the unrest gripping Hong Kong to a trade deal with the Chinese government, the same day the State Department raised concerns about a possible armed intervention in Hong Kong by Beijing. A State Department spokeswoman cited ...
13:34, 08/15/2019

Drillisch shares slump as earnings guidance trimmed, 5G costs loom Shares in telecoms firm 1&1 Drillisch and its parent United Internet slumped to six-year lows on Thursday after they trimmed profit guidance due to initial 5G network costs and higher line connection charges....
14:00, 08/15/2019

Tariffs, China sales weigh on Cisco outlook, shares slide Cisco Systems Inc said on Wednesday that impending U.S. tariffs and Chinese customers shunning the networking company's gear were weighing on its business, and it forecast sales and profit below Wall Street targets....
14:00, 08/15/2019

Walmart Continues Run of Sales Growth, Raises Forecasts Walmart said sales rose in the second quarter due to some price increases, strong grocery sales and more visitors to its stores and websites. The retailer raised its profit forecasts for the year....
14:00, 08/15/2019

Chip Maker Nvidia Faces Demand Pressure Nvidia’s results, expected to be reported after the market closes, come as the chip maker tries to branch out from being a dominant seller of graphics chips used by computer gamers to furnishing equipment to huge data centers....
14:00, 08/15/2019

Sweden holds man on suspicion of conspiracy to commit 'terrorist crime' Sweden's Prosecution Authority said on Thursday police had detained a man in central Sweden on suspicion of conspiracy to commit "a terrorist crime"....
14:00, 08/15/2019

‘Aquarela’ Review: The Shapes of Water In this dazzling survey of man against water, mysteries and revelations are as integral to its impact as our certainty of the dangers faced by its makers....
14:00, 08/15/2019

Man hated brother so much he cut down tree featured on ‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not’ A man said his hatred for his brother led him to chop down an iconic Connecticut tree that was featured on “Ripley’s Believe It or Not,” according to a report. Curtis Pardee, 63, confessed to hacking the 200-year-old Hamden, Conn., “Door Tree” — aptly named because its lower part g...
14:00, 08/15/2019

Why Alison Brie Has Trouble Calling Husband Dave Franco By His Actual Name Warning: Sappiness ahead! When Alison Brie signed on to husband Dave Franco's upcoming thriller The Rental, she knew she was in a for a wonderful experience. And, you know, she was......
14:34, 08/15/2019

Sperm banks: is there a dark side to their rising popularity? A growing number of women in the capital are turning to sperm banks to fulfil their dream of having a baby. But with a burgeoning black market, is there a darker side to sperm donation? Sophia Money-Coutts investigates...
14:34, 08/15/2019

Why Parents Are Turning to a Controversial Treatment for Food Allergies For families with food allergies, micro-managing daily life to avoid accidentally consuming the wrong food can be a huge burden. They scour labels. They avoid restaurants. They ban their kids from birthday parties, or refuse to enter sports stadiums, worrying that peanut shells littering the ground ...
15:00, 08/15/2019

The Dodge Viper in its final form sits next to a Chevrolet Corvette C8 development car in the parkin The Dodge Viper in its final form sits next to a Chevrolet Corvette C8 development car in the parking lot of the Concours d’Elegance of America in Plymouth, Michigan. The snake may seem primitive compared to the dual-clutch, mid-engine ’vette, but there’s something alluring about its simplicity. ...
15:00, 08/15/2019

The 2020 Chevy C8 Corvette Will Start At $59,995 Chevy said the mid-engine C8 Corvette would cost under $60,000 when the car launched, but didn’t reveal specifics. Now we know for sure. The 1LT base model will start at $59,995, Chevy said Thursday, with two other, more leather-y trims tacking on several thousand more....
15:00, 08/15/2019

At $13,500, Could This 2012 BMW X5 xDrive 35d Get You To Lean Its Way? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe X5 sports a rare diesel six but also comes with a lien against its title. That’s an annoying complication to its purchase, but its price be the ultimate driving factor....
15:00, 08/15/2019

Italian court allows migrant ship to dock. But Salvini says he will 'deny the landing.' An Italian court ruled Wednesday that a ship carrying 147 rescued migrants should be allowed to dock in Italy -- in defiance of a ban by Italy's far right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini....
15:01, 08/15/2019

| WATCH | Tears as Italy marks bridge disaster in shadow of political crisis Relatives and emergency workers wept at a ceremony marking a year since the Genoa motorway bridge collapse that killed 43 people, as Italy grapples with a political crisis sparked by far-right leader Matteo Salvini....
15:02, 08/15/2019

Traveling to Hong Kong? Here's what you need to know Over the past 10 weeks, shocking images have emerged from Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests: tear gas has been fired outside shops, protesters and police have clashed in dramatic face-offs, and thousands of demonstrators occupied the city's airport....
15:02, 08/15/2019

Campaigners are urging tourists to boycott Sri Lanka's elephant attractions after these photos emerged Animal rights campaigners have called on tourists in Sri Lanka to boycott elephant attractions after photographs of a malnourished female used in a festival were circulated online....
15:02, 08/15/2019

Donald Trump suggests one-to-one with Xi Jinping to resolve Hong Kong crisis President Donald Trump today suggested holding a "personal meeting" with his Chinese counterpart to discuss mass protests in Hong Kong and urged him to "quickly and humanely" end the crisis....
15:34, 08/15/2019

Sadiq Khan says Holocaust memorial in Victoria Tower Gardens would be 'powerful statement against hatred' The row over a proposed Holocaust Memorial beside Parliament intensified today as Sadiq Khan said it should be built to make a "powerful national statement" about fighting intolerance....
15:34, 08/15/2019

Pirates' Jameson Taillon has second Tommy John surgery, to miss 2020 season Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Jameson Taillon is expected to miss next season after undergoing Tommy John surgery on his right elbow for a second time....
15:34, 08/15/2019

Oil deepens slide toward $58 on recession fears, US supply Oil fell 2% toward $58 a barrel on Thursday, extending the previous session's 3% drop, pressured by mounting recession concerns and a surprise boost in U.S. crude inventories....
15:34, 08/15/2019

How to Recycle Household Cleaning Products and Hazardous Chemicals It should come as no surprise that when hazardous chemicals are dumped into landfills or waterways, it’s pretty damaging to the environment and our health. Just last week, six states sued the EPA for allowing continued use of a pesticide linked to serious effects—such as brain damage—in humans....
15:34, 08/15/2019

Dealers Dangle Deals to Move Outgoing Models Dealership lots remain crowded with aging vehicles at a time when car companies typically focus on selling newer models, posing a threat to dealers’ profits while promising bigger discounts for shoppers....
15:34, 08/15/2019

Best beaches to visit on a cruise Islands and coasts around the world offer clear waters and clean sands. Check out the 12 best beaches to visit on a cruise, according to Cruise Critic.       ...
16:00, 08/15/2019

Joni Mitchell's albums – ranked! On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, we celebrate the supernatural folk and bold jazz experimentation of the groundbreaking artist whose famous song captured the spirit of the festival – even though she didn’t goJoni Mitchell is a non-conformer – which is why this is such an uncomfortable listen. S...
16:00, 08/15/2019

Metal Wolf Chaos XD review – unreconstructed mad mech trash PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One; FromSoftware/Devolver DigitalIn this slightly upgraded 2004 game, you rampage as a robot President – discharging your bazookas, missile launchers and railguns in the name of freedomIn 2004, when Metal Wolf Chaos was first released on the original Xbox, it didn’t have a s...
16:00, 08/15/2019

Maya Sacrificial Victims Were Likely Young, Foreign and Skinned Alive Scientists in Mexico have been studying tooth enamel from the skulls of 1,000-year-old Maya human sacrificial victims from the gloomy depths of a sacred cenote (sink hole). ...
16:00, 08/15/2019

Judge dismisses order of protection against Giants’ Kamrin Moore in assault case A New Jersey judge dismissed an order of protection in favor of a woman who accused New York Giants player Kam Moore of cold-cocking her, then stomping on her neck — a sign that the case against the safety may be in trouble. Superior Court Judge Frederic McDaniel on Wednesday dropped the prote...
16:34, 08/15/2019

Heavy metal band Metallica donates 250,000 euros for Romanian pediatric hospital American heavy metal band Metallica has donated 250,000 euros to a Romanian association building the country's first pediatric oncology hospital, they said....
17:00, 08/15/2019

Over 1 million fingerprints leaked at one of world’s biggest biometric firms, researchers say Researchers at a cybersecurity firm said fingerprint and facial recognition data was exposed at a major biometric company, saying the potential for “fraud is massive.”...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Philadelphia shootout: Suspect live-streamed gun battle with cops that left 6 officers wounded, report says The suspected gunman who wounded six police officers in Philadelphia during an hourslong standoff was live-streaming the gun battle, according to FOX 29....
17:00, 08/15/2019

CEO of Cisco, which saw a huge drop in China sales, says state-owned enterprises shunned them Chinese government-controlled enterprises are opting to work with local vendors rather than American-owned companies, says Cisco Systems CEO Chuck Robbins....
17:00, 08/15/2019

Trump Presses Israel to Block Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib He said on Twitter while Israeli officials were deliberating the matter that “it would show great weakness if Israel allowed Rep. Omar and Rep. Tlaib to visit.”...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Grains: Midsummer Rallies Turn to Fall Nightmares Rallies due to inclement weather during spring planting go bust in the summer as fears of severe crop damage prove overblown. Other factors at play, too?...
17:00, 08/15/2019

Chelsea big guns provide a timely reminder that it's not all about kids With all the talk of a transfer ban and the club's resultant reliance on youth, it is perhaps easy to forget Chelsea have a new £58million signing and a raft of battle-hardened pros with a point to prove....
17:34, 08/15/2019

Chelsea Women vs Tottenham Women: London derby will build on World Cup effect, says England star Fran Kirby England Lioness Lioness Fran Kirby says a showcase clash between Chelsea and Tottenham is a "massive opportunity to build on the World Cup effect" and get more girls involved in grassroots football....
17:34, 08/15/2019

Ex-Tottenham player Renee Hector 'sank into depression' and was bedridden from online abuse after racism case Former Tottenham defender Renee Hector has revealed her battle with depression after suffering racial abuse from another player during a match in January, and has called on The FA to further increase the punishment for those found guilty....
17:34, 08/15/2019

The Latest: Israeli official: Tlaib, Omar barred from entry Israel’s deputy foreign minister says the government has decided to bar two U.S. Democratic congresswomen who support the international boycott movement from entering the country...
17:34, 08/15/2019

Still mourning Silent Hill: P.T.? Trademark teases more Konami horror is on the way It's been a while since we've seen a new Silent Hill game. While we got a taste of Konami horror back in 2014, with Silent Hill: P.T., there hasn't been a core Silent Hill game released since 2012 – but it looks like that could be about to change.Back in July, Konami Entertainm...
17:34, 08/15/2019

Jupiter may have had a head-on collision with a massive protoplanet Enlarge (credit: K. Suda & Y. Akimoto/Mabuchi Design Office) Planet-forming disks start out as a mix of dust and gas, but the gas doesn't stick around for long. As the star at their center ignites, the radiation it emits starts driving off the gas, eventually leaving a disk with nothing but dust b...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Wisconsin fugitive vanished before trial, hid for more than 3 years in cramped and cluttered makeshift bunker A Wisconsin man who vanished two weeks before he was supposed to stand trial on child sexual assault and child pornography charges was hiding out for more than three years in a makeshift bunker in a wooded area in the northern part of the state, according to officials. ...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Minnesota man whose wife died after meth-fueled 'death party' is sentenced The Minnesota man who held a meth-fueled "death party" with his dying wife — during which officials say she died of an overdose — was sentenced on Monday....
18:00, 08/15/2019

California man, 18, turns self in after shooting death of 13-year-old sister An 18-year-old suspect accused of fatally shooting his 13-year-old sister reportedly turned himself in to Southern California authorities Wednesday afternoon....
18:00, 08/15/2019

Abortion group announces prepaid gas card program to help cover travel for women seeking procedure An abortion trade group on Thursday announced the launch of a prepaid gas card pilot program for women who need to travel increased distances to get the procedure as more states continue to impose high-restrictive laws in an effort to ban the practice and close clinics. ...
18:00, 08/15/2019

Alabama law to crack down on false service-animal claims: report Alabama residents who falsely claim their pet is a service animal will face criminal charges under a new law set to take effect next month, according to a report....
18:00, 08/15/2019

Kraft, Mondelez to pay $16 million in wheat price manipulation case The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Thursday Kraft Heinz Co and Mondelez International Inc will pay $16 million in penalty regarding a wheat manipulation case that dates back to 2015....
18:34, 08/15/2019

Team USA Routed In Bleak Scrimmage Against D-League Crew Team USA still needs to winnow its pool of 15 finalists down to 12 before the FIBA World Cup begins on September 1. No one else is getting added to this team, but perhaps they should burn down the roster and start all over....
18:34, 08/15/2019

Report: MLS Will Expand To St. Louis, Might Not Completely Fleece The City For A Stadium Congratulations, St. Louis! According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the city has successfully thrown enough money around and greased the right wheels to win economic promotion to MLS!...
18:34, 08/15/2019

Whitney Cummings reveals the important lesson working on 'Roseanne' taught her Whitney Cummings served as executive producer for ABC's 2018 "Roseanne" reboot during the show's first season before making the decision to walk away.        ...
18:34, 08/15/2019

Kaley Cuoco and Karl Cook have 'a very unconventional marriage,' don't live together yet "Big Bang Theory" star Kaley Cuoco and Karl Cook celebrated their first year of marriage in June, and will "eventually" move in together.        ...
18:34, 08/15/2019

Andy Murray one win away from meeting with Jamie Murray "Andy Murray and his doubles partner Feliciano Lopez could play the Scot\u0027s brother Jamie in the quarter-finals at Cincinnati - if they win one more match."...
18:34, 08/15/2019

GB duo disqualified for finishing hand-in-hand in Tokyo triathlon "British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor Brown were both disqualified after they crossed the line together following the heat-affected test event for next year\u0027s Tokyo Olympics on Thursday."...
18:34, 08/15/2019

Mars, Nestle and others were supplied by a Malaysian company using forced labor. Such imports should stop, groups say. Petitions filed with U.S. Customs and Border Protection ask for a ban on the Malaysian palm oil and any products containing it. Company officials say they have taken steps to eradicate labor abuses....
19:00, 08/15/2019

More states are banning questions about salary history in job interviews. What to say if you’re asked about it anyway. Employment lawyers, salary negotiation experts and employee rights advocates say the question is probably still getting asked — whether by naive or rogue hiring managers — and that violations of salary history questions posed behind closed doors could prove difficult to police....
19:00, 08/15/2019

| Hazlewood in the wickets on Ashes return Australia's Josh Hazlewood marked his entry into this season's Ashes with three wickets as England were reduced to 201-6 at tea on day two of the second Test....
19:34, 08/15/2019

| Eddie names England side for Wales warm-up clash Ruaridh McConnochie will make his England debut after overcoming a hip problem in time to start against Wales in their 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifier in Cardiff....
19:34, 08/15/2019

6 Items We're Loving From the Mantsho x H&M Collab We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
20:00, 08/15/2019

She dumped 7 newborn puppies in the garbage. Now she'll go to jail California woman Deborah Sue Culwell was recorded tossing seven newborn puppies into a recycling bin. She pleaded guilty in court Wednesday.        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

NASA scientists flew over Greenland to track melting ice. They took some sobering photos NASA scientists are crisscrossing Greenland on a mission to track melting ice. It has seen two of the biggest melts on record since 2012.        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

'Nothing short of a miracle': Dramatic standoff with Philadelphia gunman ends with no loss of life Throughout a seven-hour gun battle that turned a Philadelphia neighborhood into a war zone, the goal was 'preservation of life.'        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

A sheriff's department staged a child sex sting. They caught one of their own officers A former South Carolina deputy, Derek Vandenham, was arrested by his own sheriff's department in Richland County under "Operation Relentless Guardian."        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Philadelphia gunman in custody after standoff A gunman who opened fire on police Wednesday as they were serving a drug warrant in Philadelphia, wounding six officers is in police custody, after a long standoff.        ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Beto O’Rourke Says Running for Senate Would ‘Not Be Good Enough for This Country’ Former Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke returned to the campaign trail on Thursday morning with a major address from his hometown of El Paso for the first time since the shooting that left at least 22 dead and dozens of victims injured earlier this month. His return to campaigning comes amid calls for...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Wildlife viewing in Africa: Big cats, elephants and monkeys Africa's various wildlife habitats and vast landscapes provide a home to many species and spectacular visuals for photography fans.       ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Cops share children’s adorable stick-figure sketches of crash suspect Armed with nothing but crayons and their imaginations, a trio of crime-fighting tots have joined the efforts to catch a Connecticut biker who fled an accident scene. The Berlin Police Department on Wednesday released a series of colorful stick-figure suspect sketches drawn by children who witnessed ...
20:34, 08/15/2019

What’s the best laptop for a student for under £500? Ruqayyah needs a laptop costing up to £500 for her teacher training course. What are her best options?I’m due to start my teacher training in September. Which laptop should I buy on a £500 budget? RuqayyahThis question comes up every year. Obviously, the answers change as technology moves on. What d...
20:34, 08/15/2019

Canopy Growth needs another 3-5 years to turn profit Canopy Growth Corp said on Thursday it expects another three to five years to turn in a profit as Canada's largest cannabis company invests heavily to diversify and expand....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Strong U.S. retail sales ease gloom over economy U.S. retail sales surged in July as consumers bought a range of goods even as they cut back on motor vehicle purchases, helping to assuage financial market fears that the economy was heading into recession....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Ryanair expects minimal disruption from planned strikes Ryanair expects minimal cancellations with affected passengers flying out at different times if pilots in Britain and Ireland go ahead with a two-day strike next week, the airline's chief people officer said on Thursday....
20:34, 08/15/2019

UPS buys stake in TuSimple, testing self-driving trucks in Arizona UPS said on Thursday it has bought a minority stake in self-driving company TuSimple, and the world's largest package delivery company has been testing the startup's autonomous trucks since May on a busy freight route in Arizona....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Honda: Kvyat Germany podium was reward for Toro Rosso's '18 efforts Honda thinks Daniil Kvyat's shock German Grand Prix podium rewarded the Toro Rosso Formula 1 team's willingness last year to help the engine manufacturer prepare for its Red Bull switch...
20:34, 08/15/2019

Butcher credits BTCC racer-turned engineer Bushell for form British Touring Car Championship race winner Rory Butcher says his relationship with engineer Mike Bushell is "made in heaven", after the two partnered when Bushell's 2019 drive collapsed...
20:34, 08/15/2019

ORECA in talks with multiple manufacturers to build hypercar for WEC French constructor ORECA has revealed that it is talking to multiple manufacturers about developing a prototype for the World Endurance Championship's new hypercar category...
20:34, 08/15/2019

Stocks Bounce but Fear Remains Near-dated futures contracts tracking the Cboe Volatility Index, or VIX, continue to hover above those expiring later, a sign that investors are still girding for turbulence in stocks ahead in the near-term....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Earnings Outlook for S&P 500 Companies Looks Bleak Wall Street analysts have cut third-quarter profit estimates, painting a bleak picture for investors already grappling with a trade war, economic weakness and ominous signs from the bond market....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Walmart Set to Surge Past Amazon Walmart shares advanced 4.3% in early trading, continuing a winning streak this year that has lifted it about 19% and put it neck-in-neck with shares of a highflying tech favorite: Amazon.com....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Navy requests proposals for Large Unmanned Surface Vehicle The U.S. Navy continues to build up its unmanned vehicle programs, issuing a request for proposals for the corvette-sized Large Unmanned Surface Vehicle on Wednesday....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Rockwell Collins tapped for E-2D Hawkeye trainer systems The U.S. Navy awarded a $31 million contract to Rockwell Collins for an E-2D Hawkeye Integrated Training System III Weapons System Trainer and an aircrew procedures trainer....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Ilhan Omar blasts decision to bar her from entering Israel Rep. Ilhan Omar on Thursday slammed Israel’s decision to ban her and Rep. Rashida Tlaib from entering the country — calling it an implementation of President Trump’s “Muslim ban.” “It is an affront that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, under pressure from President Trump, would deny entry to repre...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Wisconsin child porn fugitive hid out in makeshift bunker for over 3 years A Wisconsin fugitive wanted on child sexual assault and pornography charges hid out for more than three years in a makeshift bunker that he outfitted with solar panels, a generator and a DIY water filtration system, according to a new report. Jeremiah Button, 44, vanished in February 2016 just weeks...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Hong Kong officials unaware if China is preparing to send in military ​T​op Hong Kong police officials on Thursday said they were not aware of any plan to use Chinese troops to crush mass protests that have paralyzed the city for months as photos captured paramilitary forces gathering just miles from the border. The three senior police officers, who asked to remain an...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Disturbing video shows crowd harassing cops during Philadelphia shooting As Philadelphia cops responded to the chaotic scene where a gunman allegedly shot some of their own, a crowd of neighbors jeered, shoved and even appeared to hurl objects at them, disturbing new video shows. Video originally posted by Twitter user @BrookelynnML shows a group of officers converging o...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Philadelphia shooting suspect has a long criminal history The Philadelphia shooting suspect who fired at cops in a tense, nearly eight-hour-long standoff has a lengthy criminal record that includes gun and drug charges, according to a new report. Public records obtained by the Philadelphia Inquirer reveal that Maurice Hill, 36, has been arrested at least a...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Freeland calls on ‘all Canadian officials’ to discuss detainees with Chinese counterparts At a stop in Musquodoboit Harbour, N.S., on Thursday, Chrystia Freeland told reporters government officials should be advocating for two detained Canadians with Chinese officials....
21:00, 08/15/2019

La Liga back on TV in UK & Ireland: ITV to show Athletic vs Barcelona on Friday Fans of LaLiga in the UK and Ireland will be able to watch the competition after all as ITV announced plans to show one game per week, starting with Barcelona's trip to Athletic Club on Friday night....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Super-fan sought to make $1,000 watching 25 hours of 'Friends' A provider of Internet, phone and TV services posted a "dream job" opening for a "Friends" fan willing to binge 25 straight hours of the classic NBC sitcom and get paid $1,000....
21:00, 08/15/2019

Wall Street struggles for direction as bond yields slide Wall Street seesawed from red to black and back on Thursday as recessionary fears and simmering U.S.-China trade tensions offset upbeat retail sales data....
21:00, 08/15/2019

New York fashion week show pulled in protest over venue link to Trump donor Rag & Bone relocating show from The Shed after amid backlash against Hudson Yards developer Stephen RossThe backlash against Trump re-election fundraiser and New York’s Hudson Yards developer, Stephen Ross, is intensifying as two fashion houses move their upcoming catwalk shows from the development....
21:00, 08/15/2019

'When I started selling eyebrow products, people thought I was crazy': how to make a billion in beauty At this year’s BeautyCon festival in LA, makeup moguls Huda Kattan and Anastasia Soare reveal what it takes to hit $1bnLast weekend, more than 200 brands and 20,000 beauty fans flocked to the Los Angeles Convention Center for BeautyCon, an annual festival that gives celebrities and brands the chance...
21:00, 08/15/2019

Maybe Steny Hoyer Should Keep Ilhan Omar's Name Out of His Mouth House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is one of Israel’s most fervid allies in the Democratic Party, if not all of D.C. Despite being the second-most-powerful Democrat in the House, for example, Hoyer gleefully threw progressive freshman members—including Ilhan Omar—under the bus earlier this year at AI...
21:34, 08/15/2019

World in Opposite of Mourning as John Hickenlooper Ends 2020 Run Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s weird, sad, and embarrassing campaign for the Democratic nomination for president is finally, thankfully, kaput. Hickenlooper announced in a video on Thursday that he’s dropping out of the election and is considering running for a U.S. Senate seat in Colorado...
21:34, 08/15/2019

Israel Bars Omar and Tlaib From Entering Country Under Pressure From Trump Israel has decided to deny Democratic Congresswomen Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib entry to the country for an upcoming trip, Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely confirmed to local radio on Thursday. Reuters first reported the news....
21:34, 08/15/2019

Clujless Celtic, Super Cup heroes and big Euro previews – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jacob Steinberg and Marcus Bean discuss the Champions League, Super Cup, Carabao Cup, racism in youth football, the aftermath of a playing career and some European league previewsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last few days of...
21:34, 08/15/2019

How Hungary’s stars left their football mark with Olympic success | Jonathan Wilson In an extract from a new book Jonathan Wilson recalls the journey of Hungary’s Golden Squad, inspired by Ferenc Puskás, to glory in 1952It would be wrong to assume that Ferenc Puskás, just because he was cheery and relaxed, did not think about the game or was merely a turner of tricks blessed with a...
21:34, 08/15/2019

Todd Chrisley "Getting Back to Work" on Chrisley Knows Best Amid Tax Evasion Case It's business as usual for Todd Chrisley, as he and his wife face a federal indictment for tax evasion and other financial offenses, charges that could lead to jail time. The......
21:34, 08/15/2019

Wait, Is Scott Disick's Contractor Miki "Living" at the Team's Unsold Malibu House? Miki Mor feels right at home in this Malibu mansion! Only problem? He doesn't actually live here. Or at least he shouldn't be, though there isn't much room for backpedaling......
21:34, 08/15/2019

Jennifer Lopez Somehow Just Outdid Everyone With This Present to Alex Rodriguez We didn't think it was possible for anyone to top Alex Rodriguez's epic birthday gift to Jennifer Lopez. But, then again, J.Lo is one to defy the impossible. For her......
21:34, 08/15/2019

Trump Thinks Corey Lewandowski Would Be a ‘Fantastic’ Senator From New Hampshire President Trump all but endorsed his former campaign manager, who is weighing a Senate bid. “He’s terrific on television,” Mr. Trump said. “I like everything about him.”...
21:34, 08/15/2019

The F.D.A.’s New Cigarette Warnings Are Disturbing. See for Yourself. Weakened by court battles with major tobacco companies, the F.D.A. has softened its depictions of smoking-related illnesses required for cigarette packs....
21:34, 08/15/2019

John Hickenlooper, Ending Presidential Bid, Will Give Senate ‘Serious Thought’ Mr. Hickenlooper’s presidential campaign failed to gain traction. He is eyeing the Republican-held Senate seat in Colorado, a major target for Democrats....
21:34, 08/15/2019

Political talks sweeten Argentina markets after grim rout Argentine markets on Thursday reacted positively to signs that political leaders from both parties were determined to control an economic crisis sparked by a shock primary-election result that wiped out around a quarter of the peso's value....
21:34, 08/15/2019

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette': The biggest differences between the book and the movie There are key differences in Maria Semple's 2012 best-seller "Where'd You Go, Bernadette" and the new film adaptation starring Cate Blanchett.        ...
21:34, 08/15/2019

Daily on Energy: Where that 12-year climate change deadline came from, and what it really means 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!...
21:34, 08/15/2019

The Nihilist's Guide To DeMarcus Cousins's Injury If karma exists, DeMarcus Cousins did some ethereal being mighty wrong. If this is just bad luck, Cousins not only has his own but several other people’s as well....
22:00, 08/15/2019

2019 Independence Day: Best Two-Wheeler Ad Slogans On the occasion of India's 73rd Independence Day, we take a look at some of the most well-known two-wheeler advertisements which make for some iconic moments in Indian automotive advertising....
22:00, 08/15/2019

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's shares....
22:00, 08/15/2019

Group protesting ICE outside prison says guard drove truck into protesters, injuring 2 The group of protesters was outside a Rhode Island prison demonstrating against ICE and immigration policy when the incident occurred.        ...
22:00, 08/15/2019

When I Grow Up, I Want To Be A McLaren GT The McLaren GT, to me, is like a rich person’s Toyota Avalon except with a lot less practicality and a lot more style. (Also, more speed.) It’s the grand tourer of the lineup, with softer facial features and an identity that screams, “Take me on your next road trip, not your next track day”—you know...
22:00, 08/15/2019

Even The Base C8 Corvette Has A Claimed Top Speed Of 194 MPH Not only can you buy the base mid-engine 2020 C8 Chevy Corvette for under $60,000, but that shockingly good-sounding deal also comes with a claimed top speed of nearly 200 mph....
22:00, 08/15/2019

Humble's Latest Bundle Features 16 Different Jackbox Party Games Jackbox Party Packs are a great addition to any party, and now you can get a bunch of them for not that much money with Humble’s latest bundle....
22:00, 08/15/2019

Senator challenges Zuckerberg testimony as 'at best, incomplete' after Facebook audio report Sen. Gary Peters asked Facebook's CEO to respond to questions about the company's audio collection practices and cast doubt on his testimony....
22:34, 08/15/2019

50-Year Chemistry Mystery Solved by Wild New Carbon Ring Some precision chemistry performed atop a slice of table salt has given researchers unprecedented views of a controversial form of carbon.Read more......
22:34, 08/15/2019

Everything You Need to Know Before Watching The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Another world, another time, in the age of wonder. The Dark Crystal finally returns with a prequel series, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. The Jim Henson Company has been cautious about expanding the lore of ‘80s classic The Dark Crystal, only authorizing a couple of books, some graphic novels,...
22:34, 08/15/2019

Google Does Good Privacy Thing, Users Revolt If you own a Google Nest cam, you recently got an email from corporate explaining that you’ll no longer be able to turn off the status light on your camera. The status light is that little green glow that lets you as well as strangers know that a camera (and possibly a human) is watching (and possib...
22:34, 08/15/2019

Accused Capital One Hacker May Have Breached Over 30 Other Organizations The Capital One data breach is believed to have exposed the personally identifiable information of more than 100 million customers in both the U.S. and Canada. But a new court filing claims the alleged hacker behind the breach, Paige Thompson, may have stolen data from more than 30 other organizatio...
22:34, 08/15/2019

Hong Kong protests continue, despite airport setback Hong Kong demonstrators marked an annual festival by gathering at local police stations to denounce the heavy-handed tactics officers used against protesters at the city's international airport over the weekend....
22:34, 08/15/2019

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’s lack of accessibility is turning us into muggles Here’s the good news: there is a Wizarding World after all. Hogwarts, hippogriffs, flying broomsticks, the Ministry of Magic, it’s all real! A most whimsical, freeing, empowering, and inspiring reality exists for wizards and witches, and it’s closely within reach, accessible with a flick of the wand...
22:34, 08/15/2019

For $20, you can do video green screening without the Hollywood budget The process of green screening cleans up your background, but green screens take up space and can cost time, money and energy to get right. XSplit VCam is an app that makes creating a seamless video background almost effortless -- and right now, it’s on sale for just $19.99, almost 60 percent off fr...
22:34, 08/15/2019

Russia wants to boost transparency with blockchain – are you kidding me? Russia, ruled by Vladimir Putin‘s arguably authoritarian regime, wants to leverage blockchain technology to host Moscow‘s administrative services and boost transparency. Essentially, the government is looking for a contractor to build an Ethereum-based system to host the issuance of property ownersh...
22:34, 08/15/2019

ECB transgender policy: England and Wales Cricket Board not expecting to make significant changes The England and Wales Cricket Board will conduct a "business as usual" review into its transgender policy but the governing body is not expecting to announce significant changes....
22:34, 08/15/2019

Use These 11 Tips to Get (Even More) Productive in Google Docs Nearly everyone needs a place to do some serious writing, whether it’s the notebook in your bag or the text editor on your computer. For the millions of people with a normal Google account or work-related G-Suite account, that place is Google Docs, where you can create, share, and store docume...
23:00, 08/15/2019

Dave Chappelle Netflix 2019: Will ‘Sticks & Stones’ tickle funny bones? He’s back — and in the middle of nowhere. “This is Dave,” says Morgan Freeman in the one-minute trailer released Thursday to hype Dave Chappelle’s new Netflix stand-up “comedy event.” As the comedian trudges through the desert in an extremely long T-shirt, everybo...
23:34, 08/15/2019

The 1975’s Matty Healy kisses male fan to protest anti-gay laws in Dubai The 1975’s first gig in Dubai may be their last after the British pop band’s singer Matty Healy planted a kiss on a male fan who wanted to marry him — violating UAE’s strict anti-LGBTQ laws. “Thank you Dubai you were so amazing,” Healey tweeted under the handle @T...
23:34, 08/15/2019

‘Good Boys’ review: R-rated kid flick is a raunchy laugh riot As the aunt of a 12-year-old boy, I constantly stress over what’s appropriate: a carelessly dropped F-bomb can have me feeling guilty for days. But after “Good Boys,” I’m wondering if I’ve been overcautious. From the writing-directing team of Gene Stupnitsky and Lee Eisenberg (co-writers on “Bad Tea...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Meet Jennifer Marshall, the actress who’s also a private eye If you ask Jennifer Marshall about her day job, you’ll likely get a few different answers. In addition to hosting The CW’s new docuseries “Mysteries Decoded,” Marshall, an LA-based private eye, is also a part-time actress with credits including roles on “Stranger Things” (as the mom of Max, played b...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Modi praises India's actions in Kashmir on independence day Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi defended his government's decision to revoke the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir state, saying he was proud that "'one nation, one constitution' has become a reality."...
23:34, 08/15/2019

One of the Galaxy Note 10’s best new features has already been hacked to run on other Samsung phones When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 10 at its Unpacked event last week, the company confirmed all the rumors that preceded the press conference, including reports that said the phone would feature deeper integration with Microsoft’s Windows 10. It turned out that Microsoft was indeed a very ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Overwatch's Latest Update Redeems The Game's Competitive Mode Earlier this week, publisher Blizzard instituted a new rule of law in the game’s competitive mode: Teams shall be comprised of two tanks, two supports and two damage-dealers, and each role shall be ranked separately. It’s a rule I long-hoped Overwatch would implement, and right now, it is breathing ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

This Collection of Marvel's Earliest Comics Is Absolutely, Well, Marvelous This year, Marvel Comics turns 80, and the company is already doing all sorts of things to celebrate its big anniversary. But one of the latest is a collaboration with high-end book publisher the Folio Society that’s giving us a gorgeous recreation of one of the comics that started it all....
23:34, 08/15/2019

Getting Drunk In GTA Online's Casino Unlocks A New Secret Mission The recently added casino in Grand Theft Auto Online has become a popular spot for players and has led to GTA Online reaching its highest number of active players since launch. But while the slot machines and card games are a big draw, there is a secret hidden in the casino for those willing to get ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Blistering audit blames MTA overtime crisis on poor time-keeping, cushy contracts MTA brass turned a blind eye to the agency’s out-of-control overtime spending for nearly a decade — failing to tackle cushy union contracts that fuel costs or upgrade archaic paper time-keeping systems, a blistering new audit found. “For years, MTA leadership at all levels has been...
23:34, 08/15/2019

NFL players Josh Norman, Demario Davis help post bail for imprisoned immigrant NFL players Josh Norman, Demario Davis help California farmworker, jailed for three months after reciting poem criticizing ICE, pay $50,000 bail.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Celebrity chef files lawsuit against Raiders' Antonio Brown over unpaid $38,000 bill Celebrity chef Stefano Tedeschi filed a lawsuit against Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown on July 29 in a Florida court for a breach of contract.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Alabama's potential run to national title will hinge on health of quarterback Tua Tagovailoa The health of Tua Tagovailoa health is key as the Alabama Crimson Tide try to win another national title and erase last year's loss to Clemson.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

EA Sports NCAA football game is long gone, but college players want it back EA Sports NCAA Football has been gone for more than six years but college football players across Tennessee are still clamoring for its return.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Draymond Green gave a hilarious answer on how he heard of Kevin Durant's decision to leave Draymond Green gave ESPN's Rachel Nichols a hilarious answer when asked about how he found out how Kevin Durant was leaving for Nets.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Tennessee dealing with uncertainty on both sides of line Tennessee still has plenty of questions to answer on offensive and defensive lines with season opener approaching       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Newton expected to make preseason debut against Bills Cam Newton is expected to see his first game action since Dec. 17 when the Panthers host the Bills. Newton, the league MVP in 2015, missed the final two games of last season and underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder in January.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Green in C-USA: North Texas and Marshall league favorites North Texas is preseason favorite again in Conference USA after being so close last season in West Division; Marshall is East favorite       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Planet 10 times Earth's mass may have smacked Jupiter long ago Jupiter, the solar system's largest planet, may have been smacked head-on by an embryonic planet 10 times Earth's mass not long after being formed, a monumental crash with apparent lasting effects on the Jovian core, scientists said on Thursday....
23:34, 08/15/2019

Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody's The O.C. Reunion Is the Closest Thing Fans Will Ever Get to a Revival Seth and Summer forever! At least until they have to catch their flights! Rachel Bilson and Adam Brody had a little The O.C. reunion at the airport, and that's likely the only O.C.......
23:34, 08/15/2019

Canada's Intact Financial to buy Guarantee Co, Frank Cowan for C$1 billion Canadian property and casualty insurer Intact Financial Corp said on Thursday it agreed to buy The Guarantee Co of North America and Frank Cowan Co for C$1 billion ($750.6 million) in cash from......
23:34, 08/15/2019

Man City vs Tottenham lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury news Pep Guardiola and Mauricio Pochettino face a big test in just the second game of their Premier League seasons as Manchester City host Tottenham on Saturday....
00:00, 08/16/2019

Chip gear maker Applied Materials' revenue beats estimates U.S. chip gear maker Applied Materials Inc's quarterly revenue beat Wall Street estimates on Thursday, benefiting from higher demand in its semiconductor business....
00:00, 08/16/2019

UPDATE 1-Major League Baseball and FanDuel strike sports betting deal Major League Baseball and FanDuel on Thursday announced a multi-year agreement that makes the sportsbook operator an official gaming partner of the U.S. professional league....
00:00, 08/16/2019

New ethics guidelines coming for retired judges after role in SNC-Lavalin scandal The Canadian Judicial Council and the Federation of Law Societies have been working together on updating the ethical principles for judges, including a look at their careers after retirement....
00:00, 08/16/2019

Over 1,200 health experts say pharmacare should be in federal election platforms They say comprehensive public medication programs have improved access and reduced costs everywhere they've been implemented and want to keep national pharmacare in Canada from becoming a partisan issue....
00:00, 08/16/2019

Trump rule targeting poor immigrants could harm children, health: advocates A Trump administration plan to cut legal immigration by poor people will likely result in sicker children, more communicable diseases and greater homelessness in the United States, according to immigrant advocates and the federal government's own analysis....
00:34, 08/16/2019

Democratic former Colorado Governor Hickenlooper drops 2020 White House bid Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper dropped his bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on Thursday after his centrist campaign failed to catch fire amid two dozen hopefuls seeking to challenge Republican President Donald Trump....
00:34, 08/16/2019

Factbox: Two Republicans, 23 Democrats vie for presidential nomination The largest Democratic field in the modern U.S. political era is competing for the party's 2020 presidential nomination, although another Democrat dropped out of the race on Thursday....
00:34, 08/16/2019

Learn Your Destination's Emergency Number Before You Travel What happens when you dial 911 abroad? Depending on where you are, it’ll either put you in touch with a local emergency response team or remain unanswered, which is the last thing you need in a crisis....
01:00, 08/16/2019

Equinox responds to Trump fundraiser backlash Equinox is further distancing itself from Stephen Ross, an investor in the luxury gym chain who sparked backlash from some members after hosting a fundraiser for President Donald Trump....
01:00, 08/16/2019

American unions have been decimated. No wonder inequality is booming | Steven Greenhouse Something urgent needs to be done to give America’s workers more say in our politics so that their voices are not dwarfed by billionaires, writes Steve GreenhouseCongress hasn’t raised the minimum wage in a decade, the longest stretch without such an increase since the federal minimum wage was first...
01:00, 08/16/2019

If Jo Swinson is serious about stopping a no-deal Brexit, she must support Corbyn | Jonathan Lis The Labour leader’s solution may not be perfect, but for the Lib Dems it could be the most viableJeremy Corbyn has always been more of a politician than either his most fervent supporters or detractors have wanted to admit. Last night he again demonstrated why. In a move unprecedented in modern time...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Woodstock at 50: separate events struggle to maintain the original festival's spirit ... and site Two concerts, two miles apart offer visitors a dilemma that has endured since the sixties: establishment or anti-establishment?The efforts by Woodstock’s original promoter, Michael Lang, to mount a 50th anniversary concert may have ended in disarray, but there are still two upcoming concerts for peo...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Nora Quoirin died of starvation after week in jungle, investigators believe Police say no evidence of kidnapping in case of London teenager who disappeared from eco-resort on 3 AugustThe autopsy of Nora Quoirin, the 15-year-old who went missing in the Malaysian jungle, has concluded that she likely died of starvation and stress after spending seven days in the jungle.Speaki...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Barcelona announces 'drastic' rickshaw cutback Estimates put total around 2,000 but vehicles remain in regulatory vacuumBarcelona city council has announced it is to take action against the mostly unlicensed rickshaws that have proliferated on the city’s streets in recent years, which some estimates put as high as 2,000.“Barcelona isn’t Bombay,”...
01:00, 08/16/2019

What is the 'salmon cannon' and how do the fish feel about it? A video showing a cannon shooting fish over a dam went viral – but how does it work? CEO and inventor of cannon has answers Earlier this week, a video shot through the Twitter feed fray with the velocity of a fish hurtling through a pneumatic tube.The short video (set to house music, strangely) is a...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Why it’s time to stop worrying about the decline of the English language People often complain that English is deteriorating under the influence of new technology, adolescent fads and loose grammar. Why does this nonsensical belief persist? By David ShariatmadariThe 21st century seems to present us with an ever-lengthening list of perils: climate crisis, financial meltdo...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Kashmir Seethes Under Indian Security Clampdown As Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised peace and prosperity for the disputed region of Kashmir in an Independence Day speech, Indian paramilitary forces blocked off streets in its largest city....
01:34, 08/16/2019

China's Paramilitary Police Flex Muscles Opposite Hong Kong In recent days, thousands of young paramilitary recruits have moved into a sports stadium in a residential district of Chinese border city Shenzhen—a show of force to a restive Hong Kong less than five miles away....
01:34, 08/16/2019

Dota 2 Fans' Reactions To Hong Kong Protests Take Over Twitch Chat Of $33 Million Tournament We’re just days away from the biggest Dota 2 event of the year, the annual International tournament with its $33 million prize pool. Normally, this would be a time of celebration, but throughout the group stages leading into the August 20 main event, hardly anybody in Twitch chat has been talking ab...
01:34, 08/16/2019

Jet crash-lands in field after striking flock of gulls A Russian passenger jet flew into a flock of birds then crash-landed in a cornfield just outside a Moscow airport, according to Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency....
02:00, 08/16/2019

Anna Wintour on fur and the climate crisis Anna Wintour's omnipresent status, crafted over a three-decade-long career at the helm of Vogue, is unrivaled in the fashion industry. Her reputation has transcended that of the magazine she edits, her image -- immaculately sliced bob, sunglasses -- now instantly recognizable in silhouette or line s...
02:00, 08/16/2019

Gibraltar releases Iranian supertanker despite U.S. plea Gibraltar’s chief minister said that he had requested the ship’s release after receiving assurances from Iranian authorities on the vessel’s destination....
02:00, 08/16/2019

Neanderthals had to deal with an ear problem we still struggle with today You might not think we have much in common with a race of ancient people that died out tens of thousands of years ago, but modern humans actually share a number of similarities with neanderthals. The latest example of this comes from a new study published in PLOS ONE, and it reveals that Neanderthal...
02:34, 08/16/2019

CVS, Pill Club wage public feud over birth control rates; some shoppers boycott Some CVS shoppers and Pill Club members are calling for a boycott of the drugstore chain, causing hashtags #BoycottCVS and #CVSDeniesCare to trend.       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Dow, stocks end higher on bumpy trading day Stocks ended another roller-coaster day mostly higher on Wall Street, making up just a fraction of the ground lost in a huge plunge the day before.       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

J.C. Penney looks to reinvent itself with 'The Styling Room' and thredUP partnership J.C. Penney officials announced new pilot programs the company is testing as it looks to reinvent itself, including a partnership with thredUP.       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Women sewing blue jeans at Levi's, Wrangler, Lee were abused, new report says Women sewing blue jeans for Levi's, Wrangler, Lee and The Children's Place faced sexual harassment and gender-based violence, labor rights groups say.       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Feds say 30 other companies may have been breached by suspected Capital One hacker Investigators say they’ve found a server from the accused Capital One hacker with information from several other companies.       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Recession fears sink global stocks lower Global stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after Wall Street fell on mounting fears of a possible recession.       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Walmart says assault weapons ban should be discussed in the wake of mass shootings Walmart says there should be debate around reviving an assault weapons ban. Its comments come as it touts strong earnings in the second quarter       ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Daniel Jones’ encore comes with big expectations The first glimpse of the future was a tiny yet exhilarating one for Giants fans who will be starving for more when Daniel Jones relieves Eli Manning on Friday night against the Bears at MetLife Stadium. There is nothing like an organization’s chosen young franchise quarterback to get a fan base’s co...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Andrey Rublev stuns Roger Federer in straight sets at Cincinnati Masters MASON, Ohio — Seven-time champion Roger Federer was ousted from one of his favorite tournaments in only 61 minutes Thursday, falling in straight sets to a 21-year-old qualifier he’d never faced. Andre Rublev — with only one career win over a top-five player to his credit — took advantages of F...
02:34, 08/16/2019

USWNT preparing to take equal-pay fight to court after mediation breakdown Players for the US women’s national soccer team appear ready to take their quest for equal pay to court after Wednesday mediation talks with the US Soccer Federation broke down. “We are very confident that if this needs to go to litigation that we have a great case,” Christen Press...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Is Trump Trying Deport Melania? Trevor Noah Thinks So Maybe we’ve been viewing this thing all wrong. Maybe this whole time, while most of us who didn’t vote for Donald Trump—you know, the group of us that still believe that Jamie Foxx is more talented than Donald Glover (this is not debatable); the lot of us that believe that sugar only belongs on cere...
02:34, 08/16/2019

R. Kelly a no-show in Chicago court after 'refusing transport' Singer R. Kelly, who faces charges of sex trafficking in New York and Illinois, was a no-show in Chicago court Thursday after prosecutors said he "refused transport" from jail....
03:00, 08/16/2019

World's 1st 'Porsche'-badged car expected to fetch $20M at auction An 80-year-old German sports car -- said to be the first car ever to carry the "Porsche" nameplate -- is on the auction block this weekend, where it's expected to fetch at least $20 million....
03:00, 08/16/2019

ICO opens investigation into use of facial recognition in King's Cross Privacy watchdog is seeking details of how technology is used at central London siteThe UK’s privacy watchdog has opened an investigation into the use of facial recognition cameras in a busy part of central London.The information commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, announced she would look into the tech...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Here’s how to find ‘Ignored’ games in your Steam collection Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Steam recently rolled out a new option on its store to help sort recommendations. Up to now, the only way to stop seeing a game pop up in your recommendations was...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Why Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth's Marriage Isn't Over Just Yet Miley Cyrus can't stop and won't stop thinking about her future with Liam Hemsworth. Less than a week after news broke that the couple was splitting up after less than a year of......
03:00, 08/16/2019

Halsey's boyfriend Yungblud: 'I'm very fluid' about my sexuality The 22-year-old British singer described his disinterest in following more traditional norms concerning gender and sexuality.        ...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Christian hip hop is having a moment: 6 rappers you should know, including chart-topper NF With Christian rap dominating the headlines this summer, we rounded up six faith-based artists you should know, including chart-topper NF.        ...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Democrat John Delaney 'certainly' plans to stay in 2020 race even if he misses fall debates Delaney, a millionaire businessman, has the financial resources to stay in the hunt. "Unlike other candidates, we have the finances to support ourselves," a spokesman says....
04:00, 08/16/2019

Baby Jupiter was likely slammed by planet 4.5 billion years ago Jupiter has long been hailed as the mighty “king of planets” thanks to its massive size compared to most of the other planets in our solar system. It’s huge and it’s mostly made of gas, making it difficult for scientists to know what lies deep beneath its thick cloud cover. NASA’s Juno spacecraft ha...
04:00, 08/16/2019

49ers rookie Deebo Samuel stuck with $3,700 dinner bill San Francisco 49ers receiver Deebo Samuel took part in an expensive tradition foisted upon rookies Wednesday night when he shelled out $3,700 for the team's dinner at a steakhouse. ...
04:00, 08/16/2019

Amid fresh meltdown, Argentine film gives last laugh to victims of 2001 crisis With Argentina once again reeling from a financial crisis, a film released on Thursday shows residents from a village outside Buenos Aires pursuing the dream of many of those left penniless by the country's 2001 debt default: getting their money back....
04:34, 08/16/2019

Robert De Niro and Nobu Matsuhisa Want You to Go to Their Beach Club The actor and chef, cofounders of the growing Nobu Hotels brand, on great food cities, a stolen bathrobe and the “very special place” they’re building in the Caribbean....
04:34, 08/16/2019

How Sony's Walkman Created Headphone Culture As the Sony Walkman turns 40, we scrutinize the iconic tape deck’s impact on popular culture: the way we imbibe our chosen audio, discover music and shut out the world....
04:34, 08/16/2019

8 natural supplements to help fight inflammation Inflammation is the body’s defense mechanism, but it can be painful and damaging when chronic. As well as medication, people can try natural supplements to relieve inflammation. Learn more here....
04:34, 08/16/2019

Everything you need to know about chest infections There are several types of chest infections, including bronchitis, pneumonia, and tuberculosis. Learn more about the symptoms and treatment options in this article....
04:34, 08/16/2019

FDA proposes health warnings images for cigarette packs, ads A new rule proposed by the FDA would require images to cover the top half of the front and back of a cigarette pack, as well as cover the top 20 percent of an advertisement, in an effort to warn smokers of health risks....
04:34, 08/16/2019

Efficiency Win! All The Major Fried Chicken Chains Have Collectively Agreed To Start Selling Fried Pelican Instead Of Chicken Because They Can Just Find Pelicans For Free Outside Some of the biggest names in fast food just announced a brilliant new plan aimed at maintaining profitability while keeping prices low: All the major fried chicken chains in the U.S. have collectively agreed to start selling fried pelican instead of chicken because they can just find pelicans for fr...
05:00, 08/16/2019

President, PM Modi Pay Tributes To Vajpayee On His 1st Death Anniversary President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and several cabinet ministers paid tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his first death......
05:00, 08/16/2019

Interrogated For More Than 600 Hours By Probe Agencies: Christian Michel British national Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal case, has been interrogated for more than 600 hours to date by the Enforcement......
05:00, 08/16/2019

Army Rejects Pak Military's Claim Of Killing 5 Indian Soldiers In J&K The Indian Army on Thursday called as "fictitious" the Pakistan military's claim of killing five Indian soldiers during a cross-border firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir....
05:00, 08/16/2019

Larry Krasner Isn't Sweating Attacks From Trump's Goons Following Police Shooting Not even 24 hours after 34-year-old Maurice Hill allegedly shot six Philadelphia cops, U.S. Attorney William McSwain took a cue from his boss and his boss’s boss and let out a long screed against a local official who’s supposedly to blame. His target was Philly’s reformist district attorney, Larry K...
05:00, 08/16/2019

Dodgers' Kristopher Negrón Faceplants Attempting Diving Catch, Comes Up With Nose Full Of Blood Things were already going poorly for the Dodgers going into the bottom of the fifth on Thursday, as the team had only just broken up a no-hitter against the Marlins(!) and had allowed the National League bottom-feeder to build a 6-1 lead. But things soon got decidedly worse when Miami’s Lewis Brinso...
05:00, 08/16/2019

Bruce Springsteen Holds the Key to Salvation for a British Teen in Blinded By the Light Bruce Springsteen has been a worldwide, stadium-filling superstar for so long now that it’s easy to forget that many of us first heard his music in far more intimate settings, spinning on a record player late at night or rushing through a set of earphones like a private, secret symphony. Blind...
05:00, 08/16/2019

iOS 13 beta images point to Apple media event on September 10 Newly discovered images appear to confirm a rumored date for Apple's annual iPhone and Apple Watch event, but will new iPads and Macs be there, too?Read More...
05:34, 08/16/2019

Comics Bobcat Goldthwait, Dana Gould injured in Atlanta car crash Standup comedians Dana Gould and Bobcat Goldthwait were injured in a two-vehicle crash as they were pulling up to a gig at an Atlanta theater on Thursday....
05:34, 08/16/2019

Facebook failed to warn users of known risks before 2018 breach: court filing Facebook users suing the world's largest social media network over a 2018 data breach say it failed to warn them about risks tied to its single sign-on tool, even though it protected its employees, a court filing on Thursday showed....
06:00, 08/16/2019

Apple says it supports 2.4 million U.S. jobs Apple Inc said on Wednesday it was either directly or indirectly responsible for 2.4 million U.S. jobs, up 20% from the 2 million the technology company estimated in 2017....
06:00, 08/16/2019

GE shares fall on Madoff whistleblower calling its finances a fraud General Electric Co shares fell as much as 15% on Thursday after fraud investigator Harry Markopolos, who blew the whistle on Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, said GE was concealing deep financial problems, prompting a sharp rebuke from GE's new CEO....
06:00, 08/16/2019

Deputy wounds 'active shooter' inside Pensacola grocery store Officials said the suspect was firing a handgun at people but did not hit anyone. When deputies approached the man, he confronted them with the gun.        ...
06:00, 08/16/2019

Confused About Who Should Get the HPV Vaccine, and When? The CDC Has New Recommendations For its first few years on the market, the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine was approved only for young girls. Over time, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has broadened its approval to include boys, as well as adults up to age 45—allowing more people to get the cancer-preventing v...
06:34, 08/16/2019

Illegal immigrants arrested in Michigan include thrice-deported drug dealer Ten illegal immigrants, including a man previously convicted of drug charges, were arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan on Monday, according to reports.  ...
06:34, 08/16/2019

After Epstein death, glaring loopholes in national sex offender registry raise concerns The fallout from Jeffrey Epstein's death includes sharp questions as to why he was able to live such a lavish and unencumbered life despite being a registered sex offender....
06:34, 08/16/2019

US Attorney slams Philadelphia DA, says he'll give 'adult supervision' after police shootout The U.S. attorney in Philadelphia, William McSwain, slammed city District Attorney Larry Krasner Thursday, imploring him to "stop making excuses for criminals" and to give strong consideration to attempted murder charges for the suspect who wounded six police officers during a nearly eight-hour-long...
06:34, 08/16/2019

1,300 pounds of marijuana found floating off California: Coast Guard Numerous plastic-wrapped bales of marijuana – weighing a total of 1,300 pounds – were found floating in the ocean off the coast of Southern California, authorities said....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Washington ICE detention center attack seen in video, ex-acting director says 'hundreds' could have died A burning vehicle sending flames raging along a fence can be seen in a new surveillance video obtained by Fox News that shows an attack last month at a local Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center in Washington state that the former acting director of the agency said Thursday cou...
06:34, 08/16/2019

Central African Republic peace deal – violated and fragile Six months after armed CAR rebels signed a peace deal with the government, some have flagrantly violated it, experts say, as citizens wonder why the warlords even have seats at the top table....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Families fear for their relatives in India-administered Kashmir The Kashmir conflict has split families apart for decades. Now as tensions have been reignited, families in Pakistan-administered Kashmir are worried about their relatives on the Indian side of the border....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Germany most popular non-English-speaking country for students Germany has become the most popular country in the world for foreign students in the non-English-speaking world. A new study released by two academic services found that students were attracted by better prospects....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Russia: Plane crash-lands after hitting flock of birds A Ural Airlines plane carrying over 200 people managed to land in a cornfield near a Moscow airport after a flock of birds hit the plane's engines. The pilot and crew have been hailed as heroes for saving the passengers....
06:34, 08/16/2019

US asks Gibraltar to halt release of Iranian tanker Media in Gibraltar report that the US Department of Justice has requested a halt to the release of Grace 1, an Iranian tanker held on suspicion of shipping oil to Syria. The United States submitted a list of allegations....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Wildfires wreak havoc from France to Greece With EU air support, nearly 400 firefighters are working to extinguish a blaze on the Greek island of Evia. In France, more than 500 firefighters are battling a blaze that has destroyed 900 hectares of pine forest....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist is set to sail across the Atlantic in a climate-neutral yacht....
06:34, 08/16/2019

Microsoft Confirms Your Cortana and Skype Recordings Aren't Private Either, Surprising No One At this point, if you don’t want strangers to listen to recordings from your devices, it’s looking like you may just have to go off the grid. On Thursday, Microsoft became the latest tech giant to admit it uses human contractors to review its users’ audio. So in case you’ve lost track by now, that l...
07:00, 08/16/2019

The companies disrupting the payments industry in major markets through digital This is a preview of the Global Payments Landscape report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Noncash payments are on the rise worldwide. As new players emerge to capitalize on consumer appetite for digital payment methods, three mature markets &mdash...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez laid out all the problems and weaknesses she sees in the Democratic Party YouTube Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told "Pod Save America" that congressional Democrats suffer from weak "internal communication." Ocasio-Cortez also said Democrats could benefit from having a more unified message moving forward as she spoke about some of the party's shortcomings ahea...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Murray to play singles in Winston-Salem next week Andy Murray will play in the singles at next week's Winston-Salem Open as he continues his comeback from hip surgery, tournament officials told Reuters on Thursday....
07:34, 08/16/2019

Data-mining for dark matter When Tracy Slatyer faced a crisis of confidence early in her educational career, Stephen Hawking’s “A Brief History of Time” and a certain fictional janitor at MIT helped to bolster her resolve. Slatyer was 11 when her family moved from Canberra, Australia, to the island nation of Fiji. It was a ...
07:34, 08/16/2019

Indians Score Early and Often in Shellacking of Yankees A seven-run first inning set the tone in a game in which the Yankees’ only real highlight was Mike Ford, a position player, pitching a 1-2-3 ninth inning....
07:34, 08/16/2019

Whitney Port says she 'regrets' turning down 'one-night stand' with Leonardo DiCaprio While many suitors dream of a late-night rendezvous with Leonardo DiCaprio, Whitney Port said she had a chance but regrettably passed.        ...
08:00, 08/16/2019

Lauren London, Beyoncé and more honor Nipsey Hussle on his birthday: 'True kings don't die' Lauren London is paying tribute to her "other half," boyfriend Nipsey Hussle, on what would have been his 34th birthday.        ...
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Todd Chrisley's estranged daughter Lindsie Chrisley speaks out on family's legal drama “It was reported that Lindsie was the source of the information that led to her father’s arrest. That is untrue,” Todd Chrisley's daughter said in a statement.        ...
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Oil rises as US retail sales ease recession fears Crude oil prices rose on Friday following two days of declines, buoyed after data showing an increase in retail sales in the U.S. helped dampen concerns about a recession in the world's biggest economy....
08:34, 08/16/2019

Mexico central bank governor says core inflation a 'challenge' Mexican central bank Governor Alejandro Diaz de Leon sees core inflation as a 'challenge' and said the bank will consider new information over the coming weeks before taking further monetary policy actions, he told Reuters in an interview on Thursday....
08:34, 08/16/2019

Facebook failed to warn users of known risks before 2018 breach -court filing Facebook users suing the world's largest social media network over a 2018 data breach say it failed to warn them about risks tied to its single sign-on tool, even though it protected its employees, a court filing on Thursday showed....
08:34, 08/16/2019

U.S. migrant holding centres clearing up with fewer detentions: official With fewer immigrants and more detention space, people apprehended along the U.S.-Mexico border won't be subject to the squalid, overcrowded conditions criticized earlier this year, said the acting secretary of homeland security....
08:34, 08/16/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Eleven career-year breakouts What good is a breakout player unless he puts up career-best numbers? Dave Richard found 11 players he wants on his Fantasy team in Round 4 of your draft or later....
09:34, 08/16/2019

Seadrill venture in $656 mln Qatar rig contract Seadrill and Gulf Drilling International (GDI) have formed a jointly owned rig firm to conduct exploration on behalf of Qatar Petroleum from 2020 to 2024, Seadrill said late on Thursday....
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'Hollywood Ripper' found guilty of killing Ashton Kutcher's girlfriend A man dubbed the "Hollywood Ripper" has been found guilty of murdering two women, including the girlfriend of actor Ashton Kutcher, and attempting to kill another....
10:00, 08/16/2019

Ewan McGregor is in talks to bring back Obi-Wan for one of Disney+'s Star Wars shows Disney has proven, repeatedly, at this point that it’s not fucking around when it comes to giving potential subscribers a series of “Fiiiiiiine, we’ll try it” reasons to check out its upcoming streaming service Disney+; today, said obvious bribery has just been updated to include news that Ewan McGr...
10:00, 08/16/2019

Your old pal Drew Barrymore is trying to get into the daytime talk show game After three years living on the blood-rich buffet of Netflix’s Santa Clarita Diet, Drew Barrymore is apparently ready for some somewhat lighter fare (indeed, possibly the lightest fare there is): Daytime talk. Deadline reports that Barrymore—who’s worked extensively as a TV and film producer over th...
10:00, 08/16/2019

The criminally underseen Mr. Mercedes gets a suspenseful third season trailer If you’re not watching the Audience Network’s Mr. Mercedes, it’s probably because you have no idea what the hell the Audience Network is. It’s worth sussing out, though, as David E. Kelley’s adaptation of Stephen King’s not-so-great Mr. Mercedes trilogy is worth a watch, if only for the ways it’s im...
10:00, 08/16/2019

Gibraltar defies US and releases seized Iranian tanker Grace 1 Gibraltar's Supreme Court on Thursday approved the immediate release of Grace 1, an Iranian oil tanker seized off the country's coast last month, despite 11th-hour efforts by the United States to block it....
10:00, 08/16/2019

Treasury to Sell $94 Billion in Debt The U.S. Treasury Department next week will auction $94 billion in securities, ranging from 13-week bills to 30-year Treasury inflation-protected securities....
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Harper: Walk-off GS one of my 'coolest moments' Bryce Harper blasted a grand slam with one out in the ninth inning, capping a six-run rally that sent the Philadelphia Phillies over the Chicago Cubs 7-5 Thursday night for a three-game sweep....
10:34, 08/16/2019

Experts caution against recession indicator A geeky recession indicator that blared red on Wednesday — freaking out Wall Street and Main Street alike — might be broken, economists say. On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 800 points — marking its worst dip all year — after a rare inversion of Treasury market yields sounded a...
10:34, 08/16/2019

Former Disney Channel actress Bella Thorne to direct Pornhub film about star-crossed lovers Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images Actress, author and musician Bella Thorne joined Pornhub's Visionaries Director's Series with "Her & Him," which tells the Romeo and Juliet-like story of two star-crossed lovers. The film will also be shown at The Odenburg Film Festival in Germany from Sept. 11 to Sept. 1...
11:00, 08/16/2019

Ferrari 488 Pista Maranello’s fourth-gen track-special supercar bursts through the 700bhp barrier - but is the 488 Pista better than the McLaren 720S or Porsche 911 GT3? The track-ready ‘special series’ V8 supercar, delivered as the sun sets on another mid-engined Modenese model generation, has become a go-to piece ...
11:00, 08/16/2019

Living off-grid for 77 years – in pictures A wind-up radio, a smattering of colour photos and a stack of glossy books: these are the only signs that Margaret Gallagher lives in the modern world. For all of her 77 years, she has lived in a 200-year-old thatched cottage in Northern Ireland without running water, electricity or an indoor toilet...
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Scott Morrison's betrayal of the Pacific was immoral – and completely unnecessary | Nicky Ison Australia’s regional and global influence will not grow unless we are fair dinkum about acting on climate changeAs the Pacific Islands Forum comes to an end, Australia has yet again been shamed on a global stage for our inaction on climate change. The forum was held in Tuvalu, one of the lowest lyin...
12:00, 08/16/2019

STAR Market tech board offers hope to Chinese venture capitalists When Chinese venture capital firm New Vision Capital invested in two startups focusing on cloud computing and micro-optics, the plan was to eventually take them public on the Nasdaq exchange....
12:00, 08/16/2019

Malaika Arora's Tricolour Lunch Is Sure To Make The 'Desi' In You Drool (See Pics) Malaika Arora indulged in a delectable lunch on the occasion of Independence Day. With her dosa, Malaika paired chutneys of three colours inspired by our national flag-saffron, white and green....
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What your sleeping position says about your personality Odds are if you like “Modern Family” and call yourself an early bird — you sleep on your back, according to new research. The study examined the way respondents sleep and split respondents into three groups: those who sleep on their back, side sleepers and those who sleep predominantly on their bell...
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Man interested in committing mass shooting arrested in Connecticut NORWALK, Conn. — Authorities say they’ve arrested a Connecticut man interested in committing a mass shooting and seized weapons and ammunition from his home. Norwalk and FBI officials say 22-year-old Brandon Wagshol was charged Thursday with illegal possession of large capacity ammunition magazines....
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2 killed, 3 injured in shooting near Alabama State University Two people were killed and three others wounded during a shooting near Alabama State University on Thursday night, cops said. Police found one man fatally wounded when they responded to the scene of gunshots in Montgomery, Alabama at about 7:15 p.m., according to Montgomery County Police. A second m...
13:00, 08/16/2019

Hero 12-year-old recuses toddler locked in hot car A 12-year-old boy in Oklahoma is being hailed a hero for rescuing a 2-year-old boy locked in a hot car on a hot summer day. Ben Theriot, the Good Samaritan, came to the rescue with a ratchet strap from his mother’s car. “I started hitting the side window, didn’t bust, bent it pretty badly,” he......
13:00, 08/16/2019

Russian jet flies into flock of birds, crash-lands in cornfield A Russian passenger jet crash-landed in a cornfield outside of Moscow’s Zhukovsky airport on Thursday — injuring more than 70 people, including 10 children and a pregnant woman — following a mid-air collision with a flock of birds, officials said. The Airbus A321 aircraft was carry...
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Philly gunman made highly unusual conference call during standoff Philadelphia gunman Maurice Hill spoke to the city’s police commissioner and district attorney by phone on Wednesday night while he was barricaded inside his house after shooting six cops with an AK-15 military-style rifle, a report said. “He was concerned he was going to be killed if he came out,” ...
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Dayton shooter Connor Betts had cocaine in his system during massacre: cops Dayton mass shooter Connor Betts had cocaine, Xanax and alcohol in his system when he killed nine people with an assault rifle, police revealed Thursday. Dayton police said Betts had “a pipe device and a baggie of cocaine” on him after he was shot dead by cops during the Aug. 4 massacre ...
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Georgia girl, 5, receives 'medal of bravery' for fending off mother's knife-wielding attacker A 5-year-old Georgia girl received a “medal of bravery” from the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday after jumping on the back of a family member who allegedly was stabbing her mother....
13:00, 08/16/2019

The Scene of the Crime: A Jury Box? Marilyn Stasio’s Crime column features a serial killer who murders his way onto a jury, a wife creeped out by a robotic double and a nasty mental asylum....
13:00, 08/16/2019

Hero MotoCorp Manufacturing Plants To Remain Shut Till August 18 Auto sector is one of the worst hit sectors in India due to the lack of consumption. The sectors has seen massive loss of jobs in just the last few quarters....
13:00, 08/16/2019

IDBI Bank Hits 52-Week Low After Earnings Announcement On the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the IDBI Bank stock price declined as much as 11.94 per cent to quote at Rs 23.95 apiece at the day's weakest point, compared to its previous close of Rs 27.20....
13:00, 08/16/2019

Trump cites report Biden may scale back campaign schedule: 'If I ever did that it would be over' President Trump told New Hampshire rally-goers Thursday that the campaign of Joe Biden was a "disaster" following a report that the 2020 Democratic frontrunner may scale back his scheduled appearances following weeks of verbal gaffes....
13:34, 08/16/2019

Paley Center to honor comedy legends Lily Tomlin, Carol Burnett, Bob Newhart Carol Burnett, Norman Lear, Bob Newhart, Carl Reiner and Lily Tomlin will be celebrated at The Paley Honors: A Special Tribute to Television's Comedy Legends on Nov. 21....
13:34, 08/16/2019

Equinox chief to members: 'I'm sorry for the impact' of Trump fundraiser 'on our community' Equinox's executive chairman Harvey Spevak issued a statement apologizing for the backlash generated by Stephen Ross' association with President Donald Trump....
14:00, 08/16/2019

Huawei Plans to Triple R&D Staff in Russia by 2025 According to Russian State Media Huawei plans to triple its research and development (R&D) staff in Russia within the next six years, according to a new report from Russian state media outlet Sputnik. The Chinese tech giant, which is currently the largest telecom company in the world, will reportedly hire about 500 new staff by...
14:00, 08/16/2019

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns, Airline Releases Cryptic Statement About Hong Kong Rupert Hogg, the CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways, has resigned following conflict between the Hong Kong-based airline and the Chinese government in Beijing. The new CEO will be Augustus Tang Kin-wing, according to the South China Morning Post, and the airline released a bizarre statement about the fut...
14:00, 08/16/2019

We Out: Planned Parenthood Says Trump ‘Gag Rule’ Will Force It to Abandon Low-Income Reproductive Health Program Unless a federal appeals court gives it a hard pass when it comes to a “gag rule” imposed by the Trump administration regarding abortion, Planned Parenthood says it’ll be forced to abandon the low-income family planning program funded by federal dollars....
14:00, 08/16/2019

A Video Reminder That NASCAR Drivers Are Good As Hell Giant ovals seem to have a way of robbing our eyes of any sensation of just how fast Cup cars are going, and it’s easy to forget just how good NASCAR drivers are at, well, driving. Here is a good bit of a throwback to fix your mind....
14:00, 08/16/2019

The Tesla Semi-Truck Is Getting Put To Work Thes photos of a prototype Tesla semi-truck, posted on Facebook by a California Highway Patrol office, making the rounds today have got me more fired up than any of the Tesla parties or press releases I’ve seen. The truck’s finally definitely doing work and it’s very exciting to see....
14:00, 08/16/2019

Cathay Pacific CEO Resigns Amid Pressure From Beijing Over Hong Kong Protests (HONG KONG) — The CEO of Cathay Pacific Airways has resigned following pressure by Beijing on the Hong Kong carrier over participation by some of its employees in anti-government protests. Cathay Pacific said Rupert Hogg resigned Friday “to take responsibility” following “rec...
14:34, 08/16/2019

After a decade of discourse, (500) Days Of Summer is basically the Fight Club of rom-coms The most memorable sequence of (500) Days Of Summer plays out in split screen, with one side capturing the romanticized expectations of how a party will go and the other side depicting the disappointing reality. It’s an aching gut punch of a scene that uses the language of cinema to encapsulate a fe...
14:34, 08/16/2019

"He Has Gone Mad": Danish MPs On Trump's Reported Plan To Buy Greenland Danish politicians on Friday poured scorn on the notion of selling Greenland to the United States following reports that President Donald Trump had privately discussed the idea of buying the world's......
14:34, 08/16/2019

Sydney's Water Supply Falling At Record Rate Due To Drought Australia's biggest city Sydney is running down its water supply at the fastest rate on record with dams expected to fall below half maximum capacity due to the worst drought on record, the government......
14:34, 08/16/2019

Iran Tanker Detained In Gibraltar Could Leave; US Legal Block Still Looms An Iranian tanker detained in Gibraltar for breaching EU sanctions could be allowed to leave on Friday, though a last minute US legal bid to halt it could yet end up back in court, the territory's......
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Now Trump Wants US To Buy Greenland, Reports Wall Street Journal President Donald Trump has pushed top aides to investigate whether the U.S. government can purchase the giant, ice-smothered island of Greenland, two people with direct knowledge of the directive......
14:34, 08/16/2019

Ram prices 2020 EcoDiesel truck from $38,585 The third-generation EcoDiesel engine, available for the first time across all Ram trims for 2020 , including the off-road Rebel, produces 480 pound-feet of torque, a 14 percent increase from the previous engine. Horsepower increases 8 percent to 260 hp....
14:34, 08/16/2019

NASA went to Iceland and pretended it was Mars The scheduled launch date of NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is rapidly approaching, and with less than a year to go, it’s truly crunch time for NASA and its partners. Testing strategies for Mars exploration might seem impossible here on Earth, but our planet does indeed have some terrain that ...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Cathay Pacific’s C.E.O. Resigns Amid Criticism From China The departure of the executive, Rupert Hogg, illustrates Beijing’s power over global companies whose bottom lines depend upon access to the mainland....
15:00, 08/16/2019

With game-winning grand slam, Bryce Harper comes through in clutch — again — for Phillies The massive blast capped a comeback against the Cubs and also served as a reminder that Harper is doing more to justify his massive contract than may be initially apparent....
15:00, 08/16/2019

Microsoft isn’t working on a streaming-only Xbox right now Rumors may have pointed to Microsoft working on a cloud-centric Xbox console, but Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer, has confirmed that is not that the case. In an interview, the executive told Gamespot that his team is "not working on a streaming-only cons......
15:00, 08/16/2019

Segway-Ninebot's new e-scooter can drive itself to a charger Beijing-based e-scooter manufacturer Segway-Ninebot has launched a semi-autonomous model that can drive itself to charging stations. According to Reuters, the company already has customers lined up for the vehicle, including Uber and Lyft. Ninebot ch......
15:00, 08/16/2019

Facebook pivots privacy failings into pop-up cafes Facebook is fighting back against the perception that it doesn't care about protecting user data, confirming that it will open a number of pop-up cafes where visitors can get privacy check-ups....
15:00, 08/16/2019

Amazon is trying to make Alexa-enabled gadgets more fun A variety of new Alexa-enabled gadgets, games and smart toys could soon flood the market thanks to Amazon's latest developer tool. On Thursday, the company detailed "Custom Interfaces," a new API within its Alexa Gadgets Toolkit SDK that allows devel......
15:00, 08/16/2019

There’s something fishy about Amazon’s FC Ambassadors Amazon's really been on a roll lately. Well, in terms of becoming an actual supervillain organization. They've already got multiple HQs, can bully (most) local governments into acquiescing to their various whims, are making deals with law enforcement......
15:00, 08/16/2019

BMW revives 'lost' concept car Concept cars -- after making the auto show rounds -- typically end up in an automaker's museum. But in 1970, BMW lost a concept car -- it just disappeared. But with today's technology and a whole lot of will, the lost car is back....
15:00, 08/16/2019

Bluetooth inspection app sniffs out card skimmers at gas pumps Gas stations are prime targets for credit card skimmers. A new app developed by scientists at the University of California San Diego can help law enforcement catch thieves before they take off with your card data. Known as Bluetana, the app works by......
15:00, 08/16/2019

Latest trends in medical monitoring devices and wearable health technology (FIT, AAPL, OMRNY, PHG) This is a preview of Wearables in US Healthcare research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Business Insider Intelligence offers even more healthcare coverage with Digital Health Pro. Subscribe today to receive industry-changing digital health news and analysis to your inbox. Wearable fitne...
15:00, 08/16/2019

People are flocking to a Los Angeles In-N-Out taking photos at the table where Jeffrey Epstein's alleged madam Ghislaine Maxwell was last spotted Ghislaine Maxwell, the British-born socialite and alleged madam of convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, was spotted at an In-N-Out in Los Angeles eating a burger and reading a book, the New York Post reported. This public appearance occurred less than a week after Epstein was found dead in his fe...
15:00, 08/16/2019

'Trump isn't racist. He's worse:' Anthony Scaramucci rips into Trump as their feud escalates Mark Wilson/Getty Images Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, who worked for the Trump administration for less than two weeks in 2017, escalated his feud with President Donald Trump on Friday, calling him a "jackass," "narcissistic," and "crazy" in a newly published interv...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Couple gets combined 70 years in prison for making porn with baby girl ALBANY, N.Y. — A 38-year-old man and his girlfriend have been sentenced to federal prison for making child pornography using a 1-year-old baby girl. The U.S. Attorney’s Office says Joshua Carey of Stamford in Delaware County and 28-year-old Ariel Machia of Middleburgh in Schoharie County were ...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Jeffrey Epstein had creepy taxidermied tiger, poodle in UES mansion: photos Bill Clinton in a blue dress was the least of it. Jeffrey Epstein kept a creepy home office in his Upper East Side townhouse that was decorated with a $5.9 million painting of a woman cupping her bare breast – along with a taxidermied tiger and poodle, photos obtained by The Post revealed Thur...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Serious Bluetooth flaw leaves devices open to attack A group of researchers has discovered a critical Bluetooth vulnerability that leaves tons of wireless devices exposed to digital intrusions. The Bluetooth SIG, an organization that oversees the technology's standards, has issued a security notice for......
15:34, 08/16/2019

Florida man Qiu Ke sentenced to life for killing neighbor over noise NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. — A Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally shooting his neighbor. The Tampa Bay Times reports that 62-year-old Qiu Ke was sentenced Wednesday after Pasco County jurors convicted him of first-degree murder. Qiu testified that he killed 37-year-old Edward Tu...
15:34, 08/16/2019

Couple accused of faking baby’s birth, death in charity scam FRIEDENS, Pa. — A Pennsylvania couple is accused of faking the birth and death of a baby to obtain more than $600 in donations and gifts from friends and family. State police on Thursday charged Geoffrey and Kaycee Lang with theft by deception, theft by unlawful taking or disposition and receiving s...
15:34, 08/16/2019

UPDATE 1-Novo Nordisk contests Danish lawsuit claiming $1.75 bln Danish insulin-maker Novo Nordisk said it would fight a lawsuit filed in a Danish court on Friday which alleges the company made misleading statements about its insulin business in the United States, the company said in a statement....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Mexican government will keep investing in Pemex - president Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday that his government would keep investing in troubled state oil company Pemex, which is on the verge of losing its investment grade rating....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Brazil's government considers intervention in Oi -report The Brazilian government is considering intervention in telecommunications carrier Oi SA , as the company struggles to recover since it filed for bankruptcy protection in June 2016, newspaper O Estado de S. Paulo reported on Friday....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Novo Nordisk sued in Denmark for alleged market manipulation - media Danish insulin-maker Novo Nordisk has been sued by investors demanding 11.8 billion Danish crowns ($1.8 billion) in compensation for the company's alleged market manipulation, Danish daily Borsen reported on Friday....
16:00, 08/16/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures gain on higher oil prices Futures for Canada's main stock index were up on Friday as crude oil prices rebounded after positive U.S. retail sales data helped ease concerns of a recession in the world's largest economy. September futures on the S&P/TSX index were up 0.63%, as of 7:15 a.m. ET. Canadian investm...
16:00, 08/16/2019

Brother of Afghan Taliban leader killed in blast at Pakistan mosque: sources The brother of Afghan Taliban leader Haibatullah Akhundzada was among at least four people killed in a blast on Friday at a mosque in southwest Pakistan, according to two Taliban sources....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Putin-Macron held talks before Russian bank's French executive released from custody A Russian court's decision to release Baring Vostok executive Phillipe Delpal from custody and put him under house arrest followed talks between Russian president Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, the Kremlin said on Friday....
16:00, 08/16/2019

German finance minister Scholz ready to seek SPD leadership: spokeswoman German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has told interim leaders of his Social Democrats (SPD) that he would be ready to run for the leadership of the center-left party, a party spokeswoman told Reuters on Friday....
16:00, 08/16/2019

The Londoner:Hedgehogs lose spikiest saviour Stanley Johnson stops HS2 fight | Replacement news on John Humphrys | No Balliol portrait for Bojo | CCHQ hires suggest election fever | Barack Obama's holiday reading list...
16:00, 08/16/2019

French 'Spiderman' Alain Robert travels to Hong Kong and climbs tower to unfurl banner pleading for peace French "Spiderman" freeclimber Alain Robert, who stunned London by scaling the Heron Tower bare-handed, has climbed a 68-storey Hong Kong skyscraper to plead for peace in the region....
16:00, 08/16/2019

Suspicious packages cause havoc for NYC commuters before being deemed harmless Suspicious packages resembling pressure cookers were left in two Manhattan locations on Friday, disrupting traffic and prompting the evacuation of one of the city's busiest transit hubs during the morning rush hour before police deemed them harmless....
16:00, 08/16/2019

NFL preseason: The Eagles are running out of quarterbacks It’s becoming dangerous to be an Eagles quarterback. With franchise QB Carson Wentz sitting out and backup Nate Sudfeld out for six weeks after breaking his wrist in the preseason opener, the Eagles turned to Cody Kessler for Thursday’s tilt with the Jaguars. Kessler’s start lasted...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Bryce Harper: Walk-off grand slam ‘is what you live for’ It still doesn’t get tired for the Nationals’ $330 million man. Bryce Harper’s walk-off grand slam, the sixth of his career, lifted the Phillies to a 7-5 win over the Cubs on Thursday, and it was a moment the slugger will remember. “That was one of the coolest moments I’...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Marcus Stroman believes Mets will see his best soon ATLANTA — Marcus Stroman was just good enough to earn his first Mets win Thursday night. The veteran right-hander labored through the first inning of the Mets’ 10-8 victory over the Braves at SunTrust Park, needing 33 pitches, but was more efficient as the game progressed. He lasted 5 ¹/₃ innings an...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Indians are the playoff nightmare Yankees should want to avoid The formula is basic and stands the test of time: If the Twins are in the playoff hunt, then the Yankees should desire to play them. Or do you think they’d rather take their chances against these Indians? These Indians who treated Yankee Stadium like their personal Xanadu on Thursday night? By thras...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Deere trims earnings forecast on trade war effects Deere & Co. on Friday cut its earnings forecast and announced a review of costs after quarterly profits yet again missed Wall Street's estimates, hurt by bad weather and the U.S.-China trade war that have depressed sales of its farm machines....
16:34, 08/16/2019

U.S. 30-year yields drop to record low; 10-year yields sink U.S. 30-year Treasury yields fell to a record low below 2% and benchmark 10-year notes dropped to a three-year trough on Thursday amid persistent worries about global trade tensions and economic slowdowns around the world....
16:34, 08/16/2019

U.S. Stocks Rise but Remain on Track for Weekly Losses U.S. stocks climbed for a second straight session but remain on track for modest weekly declines as investors parse signs of slowing economic growth....
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‘We Will Not Be Broken.’ America Ferrera and Other Latino Stars Release Poignant Letter After El Paso Shooting More than 200 Latino activists, entertainers and community leaders — including actresses America Ferrera and Eva Longoria — have written a public letter to their “Familia Latina,” consoling them in the wake of targeted mass shootings and ICE raids, and urging allies to &ldquo...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Rashida Tlaib Says She Won’t Visit West Bank Under Israel’s Conditions Israel said on Friday that Ms. Tlaib could visit her grandmother in the West Bank if she agreed not to “promote boycotts.” Ms. Tlaib canceled her trip....
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More than 150 Latino actors, writers pen 'letter of solidarity' amid fears America Ferrera and Eva Longoria have written a "letter of solidarity" to Latinos after the shooting in El Paso and a Mississippi immigration raid.        ...
16:34, 08/16/2019

A year after Aretha Franklin's death, the Queen of Soul remains larger than life The accolades, tributes and celebrations have continued to flow in the 12 months since the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, died in Detroit.        ...
16:34, 08/16/2019

Apple software hints at September 10 announcement for the next iPhone An image in Apple's iOS 13 beta release to developers could offer a clue to its fall event date where it is expected to announce its newest iPhones....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Watch: Dodgers' Cody Bellinger belts MLB-best 40th homer vs. Marlins The Dodgers' Cody Bellinger continued his brilliant season by belting his Major League Baseball-best 40th home run of 2019 during a loss to the Miami Marlins....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Fan injures Liverpool goalie Adrian during celebration Goalkeeper Adrian's status is uncertain ahead of Liverpool's Premier League clash against Southampton after the Reds star was injured during a celebration during the club's previous victory....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Car-hailing giants face risk of suspensions in Shanghai as regulatory scrutiny rises Two of the country’s major car-hailing services providers, Didi Chuxing and Meituan Dianping, have been fined 5.5 million yuan and 1.47 million yuan, respectively, by regulators in Shanghai....
17:00, 08/16/2019

Tiny magnets could help rid the ocean of harmful microplastics Tiny magnetic coils can turn microplastics into carbon dioxide and water. The reaction could catch plastic in wastewater streams and stop it entering the ocean...
17:00, 08/16/2019

The Latest: Tlaib says she won’t visit West Bank relatives Democratic congresswoman Rashida Tlaib says she won’t visit her relatives in the West Bank after Israel issued a permit on humanitarian grounds, cites “oppressive conditions meant to humiliate me”...
17:00, 08/16/2019

Girl’s Quest to Sing With Berlin’s Boys’ Choir Is Dashed The 9-year-old’s lawsuit had said that rejecting girls denied them access to a high-quality educational opportunity. The choir said the problem was her voice, not her gender....
17:34, 08/16/2019

Bronze age meals in the marshes – seasoned with parasitic worms Human faeces from 900BC Must Farm reveal widespread intestinal worm infectionThe clutch of homes that stood on stilts in the wetland fens of East Anglia were the envy of the local peasantry 3,000 years ago. But amid the remains of the grand wooden huts and the belongings of the well-to-do residents ...
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NYPD hunts for suspect behind subway station rice cooker scare Police are hunting for a person of interest seen leaving at least two rice cookers in a subway station and sparking an evacuation in Lower Manhattan Friday morning. A white male in his 20s or 30s with dark hair was seen on video taking the two cookers out of a shopping cart and placing them......
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Pedestrian dies after she was struck by pickup truck in Manhattan A 67-year-old woman has died after being hit by a truck in Chelsea, police said Friday. The woman, Melissa McClure, died Tuesday after spending two days at Bellevue Hospital with critical injuries from being hit while crossing West 15 Street Saturday evening, according to police. McClure, along with...
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The Quail gathering rivals Pebble Beach Concours as premier luxury event at Monterey car week While smaller, "The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering" on Friday has become one of the Pebble Beach car week's hottest tickets – and the most expensive....
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25 Ancient Gold-Filled Warrior Tombs Discovered in Spain Archaeologists excavating in Spain have discovered 25 tombs of suspected warrior aristocrats containing hoards of artifacts and gold.  ...
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Farmers to Scale Back Machinery Purchases, Deere Says Deere provided fresh evidence of weakening conditions in the U.S. manufacturing sector, saying lower demand for U.S. farm commodities is discouraging farmers from buying its machinery....
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'Hodeg makes it stick!' Colombian sprints to victory in Stage 5 as Bennett falls short "Alvaro Hodeg (Deceuninck–Quick-Step) grabbed the fifth stage of the BinckBank Tour as the Colombian held off Sam Bennett (Bora–Hansgrohe) in a tight sprint finish in Venray on Friday."...
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AMC and ITV's 3-part Quiz to explore infamous Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? scandal And now for something completely British: AMC and ITV have ordered a three-part, Michael Sheen-starring drama from the producers of The Crown that will be directed by Stephen Frears, who also helmed A Very English Scandal. Called Quiz, it explores another very English scandal in its story of Charles...
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Go behind the scenes of Universal's newly updated Jurassic World ride Last year, Universal Studios Hollywood announced that it would be closing its 1996 theme park attraction, Jurassic Park: The Ride, to recolor its guts and reopen it once again as Jurassic World: The Ride. The news of the ride’s reboot echoed the same thought of park-goers and Universal Studios Holly...
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How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their weekly Spotify Discover playlist. But if you need more ways to find music, here are some ideas, taken from Twitter users, my colleagues at Lifehacker’s pu...
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Do Not Install Your Microsoft Surface's August Firmware Updates (for Now) If you own one of Microsoft’s latest Surface devices—the Surface Book 2 or Surface Pro 6—you’ll want to pause Windows Updates for a little while, because Microsoft’s latest firmware could absolutely tank your system’s performance. If your laptop is already hosed, however, we have a few ideas for how...
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Ex-Lions star Calvin Johnson announces partnership with Harvard to study marijuana Former Detroit Lions players Calvin Johnson and Robert Sims are teaming up with Harvard University for medical marijuana research on pot and cancer.       ...
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Trump meeting advisers on Afghan peace plan U.S. President Donald Trump was to meet top advisers on Friday to review negotiations with the Taliban on a U.S. troop pullout from Afghanistan and the potential for a political settlement between the warring sides, a senior administration official said....
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House panel to return September 4 to consider gun measures The Democratic-led U.S. House Judiciary Committee said on Friday it will cut short its summer recess and meet on Sept. 4 to consider new gun control legislation in response to back-to-back mass shootings in Texas and Ohio....
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British authorities arrest 10 after officer killed British authorities arrested 10 people, including a 13-year-old boy, in Berkshire after a police officer was killed while investigating a burglary late Thursday....
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China vows countermeasures after new U.S. tariffs The government in Beijing said Thursday it will retaliate for a new round of U.S. tariffs for Chinese exports to the United States, even though President Donald Trump withdrew some and delayed others....
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Gibraltar releases Iranian Grace 1 oil tanker over U.S. objections Officials in Gibraltar have released a captive oil tanker that was seized by British authorities last month -- over objections from the United States, which lobbied to block the vessel from returning to Iranian control....
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Chinese military buildup near Hong Kong stokes fears of intrusion U.S. President Donald Trump has suggested meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping to find a solution to ongoing unrest in Hong Kong, amid fears Beijing is preparing for a possible military intervention....
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Hundreds Protest in Indian-Controlled Kashmir After Crackdown (NEW DELHI) — Hundreds of people have held a street protest in Indian-controlled Kashmir as India’s government assured the Supreme Court that the situation in the disputed region is being reviewed daily and unprecedented security restrictions will be removed over the next few days. Carry...
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Myanmar Announces Plan to Repatriate 3,450 of the 700,000 Rohingya Who Fled to Bangladesh (BANGKOK) — Myanmar and Bangladesh will soon make a second attempt to start repatriating Rohingya Muslims, 700,000 of whom fled a security crackdown in Myanmar almost two years ago, officials from the two countries and the United Nations said Friday. Myanmar government spokesman Zaw Htay, spea...
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A Gentler Way to Gentrify? Gentrifier, interloper, developer: A new breed of builders is attempting to reclaim the “D” word and make development a little kinder and friendlier....
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Super display offers positives for Frank Lampard and Chelsea It's not often you can lose a showpiece final and still feel relieved, but I don't think Frank Lampard would have been overly upset about losing to Liverpool on penalties in the Super Cup....
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Mousa Sissoko says it is time for Tottenham to win trophies: 'I want to lift something with this club' Moussa Sissoko says it is time for Tottenham to deliver a trophy this season and insists they can challenge Manchester City and Liverpool for the title....
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How will Man Utd line up vs Wolves? The players who could end United's Molineux losing streak Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is busy working out how to prevent Manchester United from losing their third game in a row at Molineux when the Red Devils face Wolves on Monday night....
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How will Arsenal line up vs Burnley? Alexandre Lacazette set to return as Nicolas Pepe and David Luiz wait After keeping a clean sheet at Newcastle in their opening game of the season you would expect head coach Unai Emery to keep faith with the same back four against Burnley, although David Luiz is someone who could be drafted in for his Arsenal debut....
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Top coasters that make the rush worth the fright Is it the speed, the angle, the height or the view? These roller coaster drops around the world have a high fear factor but are definitely worth the fright....
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Detained Kashmir-Based Journalist Released On Bond A Kashmir-based journalist, who was picked up from his home in Pulwama by security forces Thursday night, has been released on a bond, officials said on Friday....
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Supreme Court Clears Chardham Highway Project The Supreme Court has cleared the decks for the Chardham highway project, which will connect four holy places in the hills of Uttarakhand through 900-km all-weather roads, by modifying an NGT order to......
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This Enormous Supernova Was Unlike Anything Seen Before Astronomers have observed a supernova unlike any ever observed before, and it might be strong evidence of an important kind of stellar death that would have shaped early galaxies.Read more......
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How many likes for Da Vinci? Why it's fine to take pictures in an art gallery Photographs used to be banned in exhibitions – now they’re encouraged. So why do some people get so snobby about them? While I was studying art history, my tutor once advised the class that when you want to take photos in a gallery, it’s better to ask for forgiveness than permission. Later, when I s...
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From The Terror to Event Horizon, TV horror is a screaming success There is no shortage of small-screen scares at the moment, with the upcoming remake of sci-fi gorefest Event Horizon set to push the genre to gruesome new heightsIt is the 21st century’s most influential multinational, an omnipresent Tyrell Corporation pushing AI assistants and drone deliveries. So ...
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