WORLDD.NEWS: Breaking News, World News, US News 13:00, 09/11/2019

“Weeding Day” bouquets: saying “I Do” with your best bud

(KPNX) There’s something blooming when it comes to wedding planning: brides are using cannabis plants to arrange bridal bouquets. The growing trend in marijuana matrimony has...

“Weeding Day” bouquets: saying “I Do” with your best bud

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Why This Kerala Lawmaker Says He Doesn't Want Bouquets At Events TN Prathapan, newly elected Congress lawmaker from Kerala's Thrissur, is winning praise on social media for asking people to give him books instead of bouquets, shawls and mementoes at all the events......
16:51, 06/23/2019

Cannabis: Miracle Medicine or Dangerous Drug? review – weeding out the truth This documentary on the pleasurable highs and puritanical prejudices around cannabis use was lively and educational – even when its presenter got the munchiesIt is the best and the worst time to have a documentary that requires you to balance two contradictory thoughts in your head; we are out of pr...
13:17, 08/29/2019

North Carolina sheriff indicted in plot to kill former deputy over racially charged recording A North Carolina sheriff was indicted Tuesday in connection with a plot to kill one of his deputies who claimed to have a recording of him using racial slurs. ...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Tiny avocados and baby vegetables are a big hit Top chefs like their wines aged and their veggies young. “People want to have things at their peak freshness,“ chef Adam Bordonaro tells The Post. That’s why, like many chefs right now, he’s all about baby veggies at his West Village restaurant, Ardyn. These teensy eats are harvested ear...
13:34, 09/18/2019

China might have its own Loch Ness-like monster Eat your heart out, Nessie. Fuzzy footage of what appears to be a long, black creature swimming on the surface of the Yangtze River was posted to Chinese blog Sina Weibo on Friday. Locals standing on the riverbank captured what looks like a giant snake slithering through the water near the city of Y...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Beauty blogger who woke up with a headache finds out she has weeks left to live Samantha Last, a popular beauty blogger from Norfolk, woke at 2 a.m. with a migraine last week. Hours later was diagnosed with a rare type of aggressive brain cancer....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Truex: Las Vegas NASCAR victory vindicates form after winless run Martin Truex Jr says his Las Vegas NASCAR Cup win vindicates the direction his Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota squad has been working in, despite an extended run without victories...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Pirelli using secret new indoor test process for 2020 F1 tyres Pirelli is using new secret testing procedures pioneered at its Milan factory to ensure that next year's Formula 1 tyres can produce the wider working range hoped for...
13:34, 09/18/2019

South African firms' foreign operations could be at risk after xenophobic attacks A number of Nigerian-owned businesses and properties were targeted during the attacks, leading Lagos to repatriate hundreds of its citizens back to Nigeria last week....
13:34, 09/18/2019

US citizens warned over traveling to Saudi Arabia The U.S. State Department called on American citizens to "exercise increased caution" while traveling to Saudi Arabia, a travel advisory posted on its website said on Wednesday....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Iran's Rouhani blames US, Saudi for conflict in region President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday Iran did not want conflict in the region while Defence Minister Amir Hatami said Tehran had no involvement in the attacks on Saudi Arabia's Aramco oil installations, media said....
13:34, 09/18/2019

South Korea downgrades Japan trade status as dispute deepens South Korea has gone through with plans to drop Japan from a list of countries receiving fast-track approvals in trade in a reaction to a similar move by Tokyo to downgrade Seoul's trade status amid a tense diplomatic row....
13:34, 09/18/2019

A Gorilla Plays Rugby In This Delightful Video. Watch Looks like Pertinax the gorilla is brushing up on his rugby skills before the upcoming Rugby World Cup. The 37-year-old male gorilla, a resident of the Paignton Zoo in Devon, UK, was spotted playing......
13:34, 09/18/2019

Britain to investigate $5 billion U.S. takeover of defense firm Cobham Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defense company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion deal....
14:00, 09/18/2019

U.S. lawmakers urge Trump administration to restore India's trade privileges Forty-four members of the U.S. Congress have urged President Donald Trump's trade representative to restore trade concessions to India, saying the withdrawal of the privilege had led to retaliatory tariffs from New Delhi which were hurting U.S. industry....
14:00, 09/18/2019

Hong Kong Unrest Leads to Cancellation of Horse Races at Iconic Track The popular horse races — which draw a mix of Cantonese bettors and beer-swilling expats — had until now been largely unhurt by the unrest roiling the city....
14:00, 09/18/2019

Apple Watch Series 5 review: Always on screen lets you tell time without raising your wrist An “always-on” Retina display on Apple Watch Series 5 is the main feature in an otherwise light upgrade. Will the battery life support it?       ...
14:00, 09/18/2019

Nuclear power is 'not a major player' in Japan's energy mix Rintaro Tamaki of the Japan Centre for International Finance discusses the use of nuclear energy in Japan. He also says the issue of using renewable energy is not a matter of ethics, but of profits and losses....
14:00, 09/18/2019

Sankey: A potential response by Saudi Arabia against Iran would be 'horrific' for oil prices Paul Sankey, oil analyst at Mizuho, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" to discuss oil equities as tensions rise in the Middle East after Iran allegedly attacked Saudia Arabia oil facilities....
14:00, 09/18/2019

Mitsubishi previews new plug-in hybrid SUV for Tokyo show Concept car is set to show a new plug-in hybrid drivetrain that Mitsubishi will use on the Eclipse Cross Mitsubishi will reveal a new compact plug-in hybrid SUV concept at next month’s Tokyo motor show. The as-yet-unnamed car, partially shown in an image and confirmed in limited information releas...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Backstreet Boys' Nick Carter serves restraining order on brother Aaron Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter has obtained a restraining order against his younger pop star brother Aaron, alleging he threatened to kill his pregnant wife and unborn child....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Betances partially tore Achilles in Yankees return Yankees reliever Dellin Betances suffered a partial tear of his left Achilles tendon when he landed awkwardly on the mound on Sunday, manager Aaron Boone said Tuesday....
15:00, 09/18/2019

'Material evidence' of Iran's involvement in plant attack - Saudis The Saudi government is preparing to present "material evidence" proving Iranian involvement in the weekend's attack against two major Saudi oil production plants....
15:00, 09/18/2019

Buy American Eagle because of an 'ongoing resurgence in the denim cycle,' analyst says D.A. Davidson initiated coverage of American Eagle with a buy rating and a $21 price target, saying the retailer is the "denim destination" in an up-trending denim market....
16:00, 09/18/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street ticks lower as FedEx warns on profit; Fed on tap U.S. stocks edged lower at open on Wednesday, pressured by FedEx's warning on full-year profit, while investors waited for the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates....
16:00, 09/18/2019

E-cigarettes use not included in India ban, will defend any court challenge-official India's ban on electronic cigarettes will not apply to use of such devices and the government was prepared to defend its decision if it's challenged in a court, a senior health ministry official told Reuters on Wednesday....
16:00, 09/18/2019

Germany gambles on green with carbon cap plan The German government is set to present a new climate-change policy on Friday that will likely include a carbon-pricing initiative to cap the use of fossil fuels in Europe's largest economy, where the Greens party is enjoying a surge in support....
16:00, 09/18/2019

World Catching Up With China on Surveillance Tech China leads the world in facial-recognition and other new surveillance technologies, but other countries are adopting similar tools, according to a new report by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace....
16:01, 09/18/2019

| Chicago Catholic Church paid $80m to sex abuse victims: lawyers A victim of clergy abuse has urged other survivors to come forward as lawyers revealed that the Catholic Church in Chicago had paid out more than $80 million in sexual assault cases....
16:03, 09/18/2019

| HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement have appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that an erosion of the city's special status would embolden China's leaders around the world....
16:03, 09/18/2019

FA looking into claims deaf footballer was abused during Youth Cup match • Stamford’s Will Palmer alleges abuse by Lincoln United player• ‘I was in shock,’ says 17-year-old semi-professional playerThe Football Association is examining claims that a promising deaf footballer was abused and goaded about his disability during an FA Youth Cup game.Will Palmer, who is 17 and ...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Wales attempt to steady ship after Rob Howley bombshell at Rugby World Cup Gatland vows his team will shrug off betting scandal WRU knew about suspected betting breach a week agoWarren Gatland has vowed his Wales team will shrug off Rob Howley’s World Cup departure and thrive once again in the wake of yet more off-the-field controversy.The Welsh Rugby Union has revealed th...
16:34, 09/18/2019

President Trump Names New National Security Adviser (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday he’s naming hostage negotiator Robert O’Brien as his new national security adviser. Trump tweeted the announcement from California, while on the third and final day of a West Coast fundraising swing. “I am pleased to announ...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Nick Carter files restraining order on his brother Aaron Carter Nick Carter filed a restraining order against his brother Aaron Carter over "alarming behavior" and Aaron fired back on Twitter.        ...
16:34, 09/18/2019

How do you make more money when the Fed cuts rates? Savers are looking at lower rates, too, as experts forecast another Fed rate cut in September, and possibly in December.       ...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Indus.ai raises $8 million for construction site management AI Indus.ai raised $8 million to further develop its computer vision that helps construction project managers track progress and safety compliance.Read More...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Facebook’s Portal TV lets you watch shows during video calls Facebook introduced Portal TV, which lets users make video calls and watch videos together, along with Portal Mini and a redesigned Portal smart display.Read More...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Pocket Casts goes freemium, but resists paywalled podcasts Popular podcasting app Pocket Casts is switching to a subscription-based freemium business model, with users able to pay $10 / year for extra features.Read More...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Afton Williamson responds after 'Rookie' investigation concludes 'no inappropriate behavior' occurred Afton Williamson says she's "heartbroken" after her claims of misconduct on the set of "The Rookie" weren't substantiated by an independent investigator....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Frank Sinatra’s attorney warned star not to marry Marilyn Monroe over her suicidal thoughts, podcast claims Frank Sinatra’s romance with Marilyn Monroe reached a screeching halt after he learned of her dark past, entertainment journalist Charles Casillo alleges....
17:00, 09/18/2019

The Best Nonstick Pans of 2018 We put 7 nonstick pans through some heavy duty testing to find the best of the best. Which brand rose to the top: Cuisinart, All-Clad, ScanPan, or Calphalon?       ...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Corinthia Hotel interiors: neighbouring penthouse sells for £10 million — but only after the beds were changed A multi-millionaire has bought the penthouse beside his favourite hotel, the Corinthia in Whitehall, but only after the beds and mattresses were swapped to the hotel's chosen brands....
17:00, 09/18/2019

World Car Free Day 2019: 80,000 homes could be built on London car parking spaces within a mile of a Tube or train station Privately owned parked cars occupy £172 billion-worth of London land on which homes could be built, according to a new report being launched at the World Car Free Day summit....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Homes of the week: a riverside flat in east London, a prime mansion block penthouse and a Med-style holiday retreat Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include an east London flat with river views, a prime mansion block penthouse in Marylebone and a touch of Med style in Torbay....
17:00, 09/18/2019

How TV weathercasters became the unsung heroes of the climate crisis The broadcasters – often among the most trusted voices in their communities – are connecting the dots between extreme weather and climate science, and shifting public opinionLocal TV weather forecasters have become foot soldiers in the war against climate misinformation. Over the past decade, a grow...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Sackler family, your greed nearly killed my son. He will never be himself again | Sherrie Rubin Aaron suffered an accidental OxyContin overdose in 2005, and today he is a quadriplegic who cannot speakDear Sackler family,Your product, OxyContin, has caused untold harm to millions of Americans. Continue reading......
17:00, 09/18/2019

Ad Astra review – Brad Pitt on a thrilling Freudian space odyssey | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week With echoes of Apocalypse Now and 2001, James Gray’s spectacular epic dispatches Pitt on an interplanetary mission to find his missing fatherBrad Pitt never looked more beautiful than in this mesmeric, flawed, superbly photographed and designed space adventure from director and co-writer James Gray....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Saved by the Bell: will the revival be 2020's most depressing show? A new take on the much-loved high school show will see Zack Morris as the governor of California dealing with austerityFirst there was Saved by the Bell. Then there was Saved by the Bell: The New Class. Then there was Saved by the Bell: The College Years. And now, according to the wishes of absolute...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Mormons still oppose equal marriage despite changing rules, leader says President of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints says church can change policies but not God’s lawThe leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has reaffirmed the religion’s opposition to same-sex marriage, saying God’s law dictates that marriage is restricted to unions betwe...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Rise in recruitment of child soldiers raises fresh fears over South Sudan Growing number of young fighters combined with sexual violence and ethnic tensions threatens return to civil war, UN warnsUN investigators have warned that despite the fragile peace in South Sudan, the recruitment of children into the army and militias is on the increase as each side seeks to bolste...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Life after Syria: the migrants' tale – a photo essay More than 3.5 million Syrian refugees now live in Turkey as a result of a conflict that has raged since 2011. Many take to the seas off Turkey to make the short but perilous trip to GreeceWith migrants only allowed one backpack each on the smugglers’ boats that carry them from Turkey to Greece, Ahme...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Stallone explores Rambo's emotions in 'Last Blood' Sylvester Stallone talks about changes to his character in his fifth outing as Vietnam War veteran John Rambo in "Rambo: Last Blood," in theaters Friday....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Here’s Your Shot at Winning a Samsung 65″ QLED 4K Smart TV TLDR: Enter for your chance to win a gorgeous 65” Samsung QLED 4K Smart TV Football season is back! And admit it — watching brightly-colored uniforms clash at high speeds on brilliant green fields are probably amplifying every deficiency of your current television, right? We’ve got the answer…becaus...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Watch live: House seeks answers on mental health of migrant children A House subcommittee will grill a Trump administration official Wednesday morning about the mental health needs of migrant children being held in detention centers....
17:34, 09/18/2019

Humberto strengthens into Category 3 hurricane off East Coast Humberto reached Category 3 major hurricane strength on Tuesday night as it tracked closer to Bermuda. The powerful hurricane is expected to skirt just north of the islands with rain, wind and pounding seas....
17:34, 09/18/2019

What Reconstruction-Era Laws Can Teach Our Democracy “The Second Founding,” by the historian Eric Foner, argues that the radical promise of the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments — all passed after the Civil War — remains unfulfilled today....
17:34, 09/18/2019

A Peek Into the Soviet Computer Revolution One of the largest and coolest collections of Soviet computers in the world resides in an apartment complex in Mariupol, Ukraine. Dmitriy Cherepanov started Club 8-bit with a small collection of computers built when the Soviet bloc was crafting its own personal computers.Read more......
17:34, 09/18/2019

Jamie Lee Curtis Teases Familiar Faces and Traumas for Halloween Kills and Halloween Ends Sony teases that “famous people” want to do a remake of The Princess Bride. No, Rihanna has not been cast as Batman’s Poison Ivy, but she’d like to be. Plus, production wraps on The Invisible Man, what to expect when The Flash and Van Helsing return, and another batch of footage from Maleficent: Mis...
17:34, 09/18/2019

9 Uses for Street View Besides Checking Out Your Old Neighborhood Street View has been with us since 2007, allowing us to spy on our old neighborhoods, see our front door on the internet, and generally travel the globe without getting up from the sofa. This ever-expanding digital library of locations has more uses than you might realize—and here we’ve listed some ...
17:34, 09/18/2019

Shocking Breaking News! Lord of the Rings TV Show to Film in New Zealand Amazon Studios just announced the filming location for its upcoming Lord of the Rings prequel show. And after searching far and wide it settled on...drumroll please...New Zealand!Read more......
17:34, 09/18/2019

Snapchat Is Once Again Pivoting Back to News Snap, parent company of Snapchat, is trying to do the whole social media platform tries to lure journalistic outfits into producing content for them thing again, per a report in the Information on Tuesday.Read more......
17:34, 09/18/2019

With Senate Inquiry Looming, Facebook Scrambles to Look Busy “There’s been a general feeling from the platform companies of kind of playing rope-a-dope with the Congress,” Senator Ed Markey told a small audience gathered in the Federal Election Commission’s headquarters around 9am this morning. Four hours later, Markey’s well-informed inference was proven tru...
17:34, 09/18/2019

Why India is as risky as it ever was Some uncomfortable conclusions arise from a close look at Euromoney’s country risk data for Asia since 1982. India’s opening has been rewarded with a dismal decline in its score, while the overthrow of local dictators doesn’t appear to do much for economies either....
17:34, 09/18/2019

Young Venezuelan ball players 'wanted to stay' in U.S. While playing for Venezuela in baseball's Little League World Series in the United States last month, 12-year-old Adrian Salcedo ate tacos and Chick-fil-A, donned a virtual reality headset to envision himself hitting home runs in big league ballparks and marveled at the lush grass of the fields....
18:00, 09/18/2019

Golf: Harrington names Karlsson first vice-captain for Ryder Cup Europe captain Padraig Harrington has named Sweden's Robert Karlsson as his first vice-captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup, which will be held at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin....
18:00, 09/18/2019

Judo: Iran suspended after pressurizing fighter not to face Israeli Iran was suspended from international competition by the International Judo Federation (IJF) on Wednesday for putting pressure on one of its fighters to withdraw from the world judo championships to avoid having to face an Israeli opponent....
18:00, 09/18/2019

Home favorite Osaka makes winning start at Pan Pacific Open Hometown hero Naomi Osaka recovered from a sluggish start to beat Bulgarian qualifier Viktoriya Tomova 7-5 6-3 and reach the quarter-finals at the Pan Pacific Open in Japan on Wednesday....
18:00, 09/18/2019

MLB roundup: Twins make homer history in wild win Ronald Torreyes was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the 12th inning to drive in the winning run, and Miguel Sano hit his 30th home run of the season to lead the Minnesota Twins to a record-setting 9-8 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday in Minneapolis....
18:00, 09/18/2019

As School Shootings Continue to Terrorize the Nation, a Fashion Label Callously Capitalizes on Tragedy To date, there have been 22 school shootings in the United States in 2019, with 2018 the deadliest on record for school shootings—94 incidences of school gun violence were reported (h/t Vox). In fact, according to the Washington Post, more than 228,000 students have experienced gun violence in their...
18:01, 09/18/2019

Spain to hold fourth election in as many years after coalition talks fail Spain is set to hold its fourth election in as many years after acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez failed to secure enough support in parliament to form a government....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Trump wants a ‘big’ cut from the Federal Reserve. Instead, get ready for a small one. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell risks triggering a sea of red in the markets if he does not at least leave the door open to the possibility of more cuts this year....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Facebook Jumps on the Streaming Bandwagon With New Portal Device Facebook is getting into the streaming game, launching a new set-top version of its Portal device that adds to the company’s bet that the future of smart homes will be social....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Tracee Ellis Ross Wants to Be "Chosen By the People" at the PCAs: See the Star of black-ish React to Her Nomination Tracee Ellis Ross is all smiles over her E! People's Choice Awards nomination! E! News caught up with the star on Tuesday in Los Angeles at the red carpet for black-ish, grown-ish and......
18:34, 09/18/2019

Chrissy Teigen Accidentally Posted Her Email Address and Got Swarmed With FaceTime Calls Whoops! Chrissy Teigen won't make that mistake again. The 33-year-old star accidentally shared her email address on social media and received FaceTime calls from a few strangers......
18:34, 09/18/2019

The Bachelor's Peter Weber Promises to Show "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" About Himself Peter Weber knows one thing: He's never going to escape windmills. The new star of The Bachelor sat down with Good Morning America to talk about his upcoming journey to find love (on camera)......
18:34, 09/18/2019

Khloe Kardashian Calls 911 After Kim's Security Team Tackles Kris Jenner! Wait, what?! Kris Jenner takes a tumble in this exclusive clip from Sunday's new Keeping Up With the Kardashians--apparently, at the hands of her daughter's home security team.......
18:34, 09/18/2019

Nick Kyrgios hints at relationship with rising Russian tennis star Beatrice Bouchard who? Nick Kyrgios, who was most recently linked to the sister of fellow tennis star Eugenie Bouchard, appears to have set his sights on rising Russian pro Anna Kalinskaya. Taking to Instagram, the Australian bad boy recently shared a shot of the two to his story, writing, “My...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Saudi oil attacks an 'act of war' by Iran, not Yemen rebels, Pompeo claims Iran on Wednesday warned that it would immediately retaliate against the United States if Tehran is targeted over a crippling weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities....
19:00, 09/18/2019

Philadelphia Eagles call off full practice due to rash of injuries The Eagles had nine players leave the game Sunday against Atlanta. In turn, the team decided to hold a walkthrough rather than a full practice.       ...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Titans' Derrick Henry says he's tired of seeing his 99-yard touchdown run "It was a great moment. I cherish it. But time to move on," Titans RB Derrick Henry said of his 99-yard run against the Jaguars last December.       ...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Florida man plans to make MLB history — using 53-year-old trumpet When Florida's Jim Doepke performs the national anthem on his trumpet in the Atlanta Braves' SunTrust Park, he will have played at all 30 MLB stadiums.       ...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Top 100 fantasy football performances since 1962 In celebration of the NFL's 100 season, our friends at The Huddle break down the top 100 fantasy football season performances of all time.       ...
19:00, 09/18/2019

The Most Seductive Theater Scene in New York Right Now, a Visitor's Guide Immersive theater productions—where you might be part of the show—are popping up all over New York City. The best ones take place in the oddest spaces, from an abandoned hospital to an old graveyard....
19:00, 09/18/2019

The all-new Apple iPad gets a price cut at Amazon The 2019 iPad was just unveiled last week at the Apple Event, and it's already on sale right now at Amazon. For a limited time, you can pre-order the 10.2-inch Apple iPad with 128GB of storage for $399.99 at Amazon. That's a $30 discount and the best price we've found for the latest i...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Death Stranding will be 'really fun', says Kojima – once you're halfway through It seems like every other day Hideo Kojima is spilling some new, odd details about Death Stranding. The latest? Death Stranding won't get "really fun" until about halfway through.In an interview with Gamereactor at Tokyo Game Show 2019, the auteur likened Death Stranding to the Alien movie, rev...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Trump orders more Iran sanctions as Saudi displays attack evidence U.S. President Donald Trump ordered a major increase in sanctions on Iran on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia displayed remnants of drones and missiles it said were used in a crippling attack on its oil sites "unquestionably sponsored" by Tehran....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Saudi says Iranian sponsorship of attack undeniable, displays arms Saudi Arabia on Wednesday displayed remnants of what it described as Iranian drones and cruise missiles used in an attack on Saudi oil facilities, saying they were "undeniable" evidence of Iranian aggression....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Russia frees jailed protester as teachers, priests demand end to crackdown A Moscow court freed an opposition protester from custody on Wednesday, as school teachers and Orthodox priests told authorities to rein in a crackdown following the biggest anti-Kremlin protests in the capital for years....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Maduro left Norwegian mediators in the dark about side deal: Venezuela opposition negotiator Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro did not inform Norway's foreign ministry, which is mediating a dialogue between his government and opposition leader Juan Guaido, about a side deal with a smaller sector of the opposition before it was announced earlier this week, a member of Guaido's negotiating ...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Far From Home's Night Monkey gets a goofy trailer of his very own There are many delights to be found in Spider-Man: Far From Home: Jake Gyllenhaal’s melodramatic shouting, Jake Gyllenhaal’s charmingly narcissistic sociopathy, Jake Gyllenhaal’s hair... oh, and the other 80 percent of this movie that doesn’t revolve around Jake Gyllenhaal’s immaculate genetics. Tha...
19:34, 09/18/2019

China will release 10,000 tons of pork from its central reserves China will release 10,000 metric tons of pork from its central reserves this week in a bid to stabilize soaring pork prices and cope with a swine fever crisis that has wiped out roughly one third of its pigs....
19:34, 09/18/2019

David Cameron: I feared 'xenophobic' Trump could win after Brexit result Ex-British PM dismayed by Trump’s ‘misogynistic interventions’Criticizes president’s ‘bluster and boasting’ over fighting Isis Donald Trump won the nomination to be the Republican presidential candidate in 2016 because of his “protectionist, xenophobic, misogynistic interventions”, the former Britis...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Israel election: Netanyahu and Gantz both vow to form next government Prime minister cancels speech at UN General Assembly to deal with political crisisBenjamin Netanyahu and opposition leader Benny Gantz have begun what could be a prolonged period of high-stakes political bartering after an inconclusive election showed neither had a clear path to form a coalition.Man...
19:34, 09/18/2019

All hail Tina Fey: the funniest comic of the 21st century From skewering Sarah Palin to handing us Liz Lemon on 30 Rock, here are 10 of the SNL legend’s most hilarious moments The 50 best comediansA nice girl with an anarchic bent and a tongue as sharp as a boning knife, Tina Fey has dominated sketch comedy (as the head writer on Saturday Night Live), netw...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Dear Sackler family, your greed turned my son into a quadriplegic | Sherrie Rubin Aaron suffered an accidental OxyContin overdose in 2005, and today he is a quadriplegic who cannot speakDear Sackler family,Your product, OxyContin, has caused untold harm to millions of Americans. Continue reading......
19:34, 09/18/2019

Jimmy Kimmel: 'Impeachment is a good way to distract Donald Trump' Late-night hosts discussed the ‘impeachment hearing’, Trump’s pitch to Latino voters, and why lightbulbs make him look orangeFor the first time in a while, Jimmy Kimmel broadcast his show from the same city as the president, who was in Los Angeles for a campaign fundraiser. It was weird to think Tru...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Arab turnout in Israel election rises despite racist campaigns Benjamin Netanyahu’s warnings that Arab parties would topple him may have backfiredIt’s become a tired trope of Benjamin Netanyahu’s election campaigns: as the country draws closer to election day the leader ramps up his racist scaremongering suggesting Israel’s Arab minority are preparing to vote e...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Afghanistan: dozens dead as country is rocked by triple attacks – video report At least nine people have been wounded in eastern Afghanistan by a suicide bomber and gunmen in an attack on Wednesday, that came 24 hours after two other attacks in the country left more than 48 people dead. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for Tuesday’s attacks, while no one has yet said t...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Five Ways A Rate Cut By US Central Bank Could Affect Consumers The US central bank is expected to cut its benchmark rate by one quarter of a percentage point to a range of 1.75-2 per cent, the second rate reduction this year. Broader impacts of the Federal......
19:34, 09/18/2019

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked For Second Straight Day. Check Latest Rates Petrol, diesel price today: Currently, domestic prices of petrol and diesel are reviewed by oil marketing companies such as Indian Oil on a daily basis. Any changes, based on international crude oil......
19:34, 09/18/2019

The Deadspin Idiots Identify Yogurt About a week ago, Hamilton invited me to take part in a “yogurt-tasting” video in what I assumed to be a feeble attempt to expand his brand as a guy who consumes and blogs about yogurt. He said it was an “honor” to participate, which was a lie: If you contemplate any food long enough, especially a v...
19:34, 09/18/2019

The Yankees Are Cursed The Yankees, who spent the first week of the season getting everybody hurt, and then a few months later, did it again just to set some all-time IL records, are getting healthy. Just in time for the playoffs, but also just in time to get injured again....
19:34, 09/18/2019

India bans e-cigarettes citing youth health concerns India’s government has announced an immediate ban on e-cigarettes — citing youth-focused public health concerns. In a news statement following a cabinet meeting today finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the ban covers production, manufacturing, import, export, transport, sale, distr...
19:34, 09/18/2019

New Brunswick community hosts major celebration of Hockeyville The community of Renous, N.B., has been struck by a string of tragedies, resulting in the deaths of a number of young people. One of them formed the basis of the community's application to Kraft Hockeyville....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Official: Ineos confirms Bridgend factory for Grenadier 4x4 Ineos Automotive also reveals BMW power sources for new Defender-inspired model that's due to be shown next year Ineos Automotive, founded by British billionaire Sir Jim Ratcliffe to create an “uncompromising 4x4” in the mould of the original Land Rover Defender, has confirmed that its new vehicle ...
20:00, 09/18/2019

New Mexico Gov. New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is unveiling a plan to make college tuition free for in-state residents today, the New York Times reports. If passed by the legislature, it’ll join New York’s Excelsior Scholarship as one of the most progressive state-level college financing plans in the countr...
20:00, 09/18/2019

Trump Is Spreading Dangerous Lies About Ilhan Omar and 9/11 It took just a few hours for President Donald Trump’s latest lie about Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar to fall apart, after the president boosted a patently false smear that Omar had “partied on the anniversary of 9/11.”...
20:00, 09/18/2019

Speedboat racer trying to break record dies in crash, killing 2 others Champion Italian racer Fabio Buzzi hit an artificial reef near the finish line as he was trying to set a record for travel from Monte Carlo to Venice.        ...
20:00, 09/18/2019

HP Elite Dragonfly is a Project Athena laptop that lasts over 24 hours on a charge Intel came up with a neat idea for laptops not too long ago called Project Athena, and we’re finally starting to see the first Athena-ready notebooks come out. These machines are essentially supposed to be light and slim ultrabooks powered by Intel’s latest chips, and they’re ready...
20:00, 09/18/2019

Google Assistant just got a brand new voice Google on Wednesday announced that it’s bringing a second voice for its Google Assistant app in several international markets, allowing users to interact with a digital assistant that sounds more like the way people around them talk. Nine languages are part of the Assistant voice expansion, in...
20:00, 09/18/2019

Is Red Dead Redemption 2 getting its own Undead Nightmare? The evidence so far... Halloween is just around the corner and things are getting rather spooky in Red Dead Redemption 2. Since last week's Frontier Pursuits update for Red Dead Online, players are encountering some rather peculiar "zombies" in the wild west (via Polygon). While it's entirely possible ...
20:00, 09/18/2019

iPadOS release date, features and compatibility details Apple didn't launch iPadOS when we expected it to, but at least it provided us with a release date that's only weeks away.At its September event that saw the launch of the new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, as well as the Apple Watch 5 and new entry-level iPad, but Apple u...
20:00, 09/18/2019

Bermuda braces for approach of major hurricane Humberto Bermuda residents boarded up windows of homes and businesses on Wednesday as Hurricane Humberto became a major storm on route the Atlantic archipelago, although forecasts showed they could be spared a direct hit....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Saudi's have control over oil production after attacks, says strategist Jack Manley, J.P. Morgan Asset Management global market strategist, and R. Burns McKinney, Allianz Global Investors portfolio manager, join "Squawk Alley" to discuss the markets, the impending Fed rate decision and the output of Saudi Arabian oil after an attack on a facility....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Pro Kabaddi: Puneri Paltan, Tamil Thalaivas Play Out Draw Ajith Kumar was the star for the Tamil Thalaivas with a Super 10 (18 raid points), but the Chennai team will have Pune's bad planning to thank for the one point they secured in the night....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Iran Warns US Against Attacks: "Response Will Be Prompt And Strong" Iran warned the United States that it would broadly retaliate against any attacks in the wake of crippling strikes on the Saudi oil industry over the weekend, Iranian news agencies reported Wednesday....
20:34, 09/18/2019

"Sick, Tired": Spaniards Fed Up With Another Election, Fourth In 4 Years Spaniards were frustrated and angry on Wednesday after being called to the polls for a fourth time in four years and some said they would stay away from the ballot box, making it harder to predict how......
20:34, 09/18/2019

Saudi Arabia Attack "Real Test" Of Global Will To Act, Says Crown Prince Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said on Wednesday the attack on the kingdom's oil infrastructure posed a "real test of the global will" to confront subversive acts that threaten......
20:34, 09/18/2019

Queen returns toy monkey to girl, five, in Australia after it was left behind at Buckingham Palace A five-year-old Australian girl who left a toy monkey at Buckingham Palace has been reunited with her cuddly companion after the Queen sent it back to her....
20:34, 09/18/2019

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Brexit news latest Government argues prorogation 'a political judgement' at hearing's second day Boris Johnson's lawyer has argued the suspension of Parliament is "the territory of political judgements not legal standards," during the second day of hearing's at the Supreme Court....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Nick Carter and Aaron Carter: Backstreet Boys singer accuses brother of threatening to kill wife Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter has been granted a restraining order against his pop star brother Aaron, alleging he threatened to kill his pregnant wife Lauren and their unborn child....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Mortgage Rates Decline Ahead of Fed Meeting Consumers’ borrowing costs have drifted lower since the Federal Reserve cut interest rates in July, fueling a wave of mortgage refinancing and helping to support household spending despite deepening economic uncertainty....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Trump: Administration Revoking California Emissions Waiver President Trump said the administration is revoking California’s federal waiver for setting its own tailpipe-emissions rules, escalating a fight that has challenged the auto industry....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Fed forecasts no further rate cuts in 2019 and 2020, but members are divided Ahead of the Fed's 2 p.m. announcement, many economists were forecasting one further cut in 2019, but some investors were hoping for two more this year....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Company offers $1,300 to watch 13 Stephen King horror movies A Utah-based company is celebrating the impending arrival of Halloween by offering up a horror fan's dream job: Watching 13 movies based on Stephen King stories and documenting the experience....
21:02, 09/18/2019

Citi Bike expanding to Bushwick and Ridgewood this fall Citi Bike will begin installing stations in Bushwick in Brooklyn and Ridgewood in Queens next week, the company announced on Wednesday. In total, the two neighborhoods will get 85 new stations of the bulky blue rental bikes, on top of a handful installed earlier this year ahead of the now-canceled L...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Teens recorded attack instead of helping fatally stabbed student: cops A Long Island teen was fatally stabbed at a strip mall near his high school as dozens of other students pulled out their cellphones to record the melee rather than to help him, police said. Khaseen Morris, a 16-year-old senior at Oceanside High School, was stabbed once in the chest Monday afternoon ...
21:34, 09/18/2019

The next recession could crush many with credit card debt The next downturn won't have to be as bad as the Great Recession for credit card delinquencies to become a big problem. Here's what you can do to protect yourself while times are relatively good....
21:34, 09/18/2019

What's Coming and Going From Netflix in October 2019 Welcome to October on Netflix, featuring a lot of splashy originals with massive stars that some executive somewhere is gnashing their teeth to powder over, hoping against hope their multimillion-dollar, big-name gambles will become hits....
21:34, 09/18/2019

How to Fix a Stuck Zipper Zippers are great little things...until they get stuck. And that almost always happens when you’re either getting ready for an important occasion or event, running late, or both. But instead of ruining the fabric and your day, we have a few options for how to fix it using stuff you probably already ...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Clean Your Grimy Windows With a $2 Bottle of Windex, With Prime Shipping If you haven’t given your windows any TLC for awhile, this bottle of ammonia-free Windex is just $2 on Amazon today after you clip the on-page coupon. Even without the coupon, it’s cheaper than usual, and you get Prime shipping too....
21:34, 09/18/2019

How to Find Free Coding Classes for Kids in Your Town When I was a kid, I couldn’t have imagined learning to code, build a website or create an app or a game. (Okay, I still can’t imagine doing those things, but I can’t even properly work my son’s Kindle Fire, so I’m a bit of a mess when it comes to technology.) Our digital native children, however, ea...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Podcast: Did Misano offer a glimpse of MotoGP's future? Fabio Quartararo has made waves in his rookie premier class season with the Petronas SRT Yamaha team, scoring three pole positions and four podiums in his first 13 races in MotoGP...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Fed Cuts Interest Rates by Another Quarter Point The Federal Reserve cut rates for the second time since July as risks to the economic outlook mounted, but the move did little to appease President Trump....
22:00, 09/18/2019

France Didn’t Ban Pesticides Near Towns. So Mayors Are Doing It Themselves. A mayor banned pesticide use on the farms surrounding his village. Even though he was prosecuted for doing so, dozens of other mayors have followed his lead....
22:00, 09/18/2019

'A Latin American Brother-Country': Venezuelans Seek Refuge in Spain The number of Venezuelans in Spain has nearly doubled to 320,000 in four years, part of a growing exodus as their country slides further into poverty and authoritarian rule under President Nicolás Maduro....
22:00, 09/18/2019

Meet the New Head of Planned Parenthood: Alexis McGill Johnson Is a Seasoned Soldier in the War for Women’s Reproductive Health It was mid-August, and just weeks into her new job as acting president/CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of American and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund, Alexis McGill Johnson was out front, defending the organization from attack....
22:00, 09/18/2019

"Howdy Economy Doin', Mr Modi?": Rahul Gandhi, Sister Priyanka Target PM Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra paired up on Wednesday to take aim at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mega event in the United States that will be attended by US President......
22:01, 09/18/2019

Rights Body, Women's Panel Want Probe Into Alleged Torture Of Assam Women A day after Assam police suspended two cops for allegedly stripping and torturing three women inside a police outpost in Darrang district, the National Human Rights Commission and the National......
22:01, 09/18/2019

No Point Keeping Me In "Endless Custody," Says DK Shivakumar Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar told a Delhi court Wednesday that there was no point keeping him in "endless custody" in the money laundering case, since he was not accused of "terrorism" or......
22:01, 09/18/2019

Britney Spears' father won't be charged with child abuse, prosecutor says The mystery about what's going on with Britney Spears' family continues but her father won't be prosecuted for alleged child abuse, says a prosecutor.        ...
22:01, 09/18/2019

Americans somewhat confident in fight against climate change WASHINGTON — Most Americans are at least somewhat confident that the world will step up in its fight against global warming — but there are limits to their optimism. That’s according to a new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research that also shows most think their own ac...
22:34, 09/18/2019

Gun violence costs the United States $229 billion annually WASHINGTON — Gun violence costs the United States $229 billion annually — or 1.4 percent of GDP – according to a new report released Wednesday by the Joint Economic Committee. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, who chairs the committee, said the cost of gun violence is a uniquely American problem and...
22:34, 09/18/2019

Porn star Jessica Jaymes found dead at California home Porn star Jessica Jaymes, who appeared in more than 200 adult films and was once Hustler magazine’s “Honey of the Year,” was found dead at home in California, it was reported Wednesday. Initial reports said she was 43, although online bios also list her as 38 or 40. Jaymes was foun...
22:34, 09/18/2019

HP debuts Elite Dragonfly 2-in-1 with ultra-light chassis, 24-hour battery life The new HP Elite Dragonfly 2-in-1. [credit: Valentina Palladino ] The commercial PC space can be slow to catch up to the consumer space when it comes to design and next-gen features. But HP ...
22:34, 09/18/2019

What Does Alternative Rock Radio Sound Like in the Age of Spotify? At ALT 92.3 FM, where they don’t say “rock,” it’s a mix of millennial oldies and newer, pop-leaning and electronic folk from bands like Bastille and Smith & Thell....
22:34, 09/18/2019

UK's Johnson says EU's Juncker shares determination to avoid no-deal Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have a "shared determination" to reach a deal over Brexit, Johnson's office said in a statement on Wednesday after the two leaders spoke by telephone....
22:34, 09/18/2019

Iran's Rouhani may cancel U.N. visit if U.S. visa not issued soon: state media Iranian President Hassan Rouhani may cancel his trip to New York next week for the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations if the United States fails to issue visas for him and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in the next few hours, state media said on Wednesday....
22:34, 09/18/2019

Scientists came up with a reasonable plan to build an elevator to the Moon It’s not quite a “Stairway to Heaven,” but scientists have come up with what appears to be a perfectly feasible plan to build an elevator to the Moon. Or, more accurately, a Spaceline from the Moon to the Earth. In a paper published in late August, astrophysicists Zephyr Penoyre and Emily Sandson of...
23:00, 09/18/2019

Pentagon Says It Spent $184,000 in 2 Years at Trump’s Scotland Resort The House Oversight and Reform Committee released the figure amid criticism from Democrats about spending taxpayer money at properties owned by the president....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Comcast gives away Xfinity Flex TV device, pounding shares of Roku Comcast Corp said on Wednesday it will offer internet customers a free streaming media set top box that works with other services, stepping up competition with Roku Inc in the market for a device that organizes multiple subscriptions....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Fed does the 'right thing' in supporting repo market: JPMorgan's Dimon JPMorgan Chase & Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon credited the U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday with doing the "right thing" in supporting the overnight funding needs of banks after borrowing costs suddenly spiked on Monday....
23:00, 09/18/2019

New 2021 Ineos Grenadier: name and production site confirmed News 18 Sep, 2019 Ineos Automotive's forthcoming 4x4 will be called the Grenadier – and it’ll be assembled in a new production facility in Bridgend, Wales...
23:00, 09/18/2019

|Cloverslashesexpectedjoblossesbynearlyhalf Clover has cut down the number of jobs which would be lost as a results of its consolidation plan, while the company is pursuing a R4.8bn merger with Milco SA....
23:34, 09/18/2019

|Augustinflationhigherthanexpectedduetobread,pappriceshocks Annual food inflation reached its highest level in 18 months, registering 3.8% in August, Statistics SA reported. This was mostly due to a 8.6% increase in bread and cereal prices....
23:34, 09/18/2019

Facebook still auto-generating Islamic State, al-Qaida pages WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of criticism that Facebook is not doing enough to combat extremist messaging, the company likes to say that its automated systems remove the vast majority of prohibited content glorifying the Islamic State group and al-Qaida before it's reported....
23:34, 09/18/2019

Backpacking Researchers Accidentally Discover Grasshopper-Eating Wolf Some of the most serendipitous discoveries about nature can be prompted by just about anything, like finding the first known venomous frog by accidentally grabbing the business end of one, or revealing a new owl species by eavesdropping on its unplaceable hooting. Or, perhaps, you might stumble upon...
23:34, 09/18/2019

A Google-backed 5G drone took off last week Last week the HAWK30 drone, which has a massive 260 foot wingspan, took to the skies during its inaugural test flight at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC) in California.The HAWK30 is a solar-powered 5G drone also known as a high-altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) that can fly non-sto...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Volkswagen Passat Alltrack 2.0 TDI 190 4Motion DSG 2019 UK review Volkswagen revitalises the eight-generation Passat range, starting with the beefed-up but smart-looking Alltrack estate The eighth-generation Volkswagen Passat has been refreshed, four years after it was launched in 2015. And this particular version – the slightly higher-riding all-wheel-drive est...
23:34, 09/18/2019

The Theater of Politics: Elizabeth Warren cuts a Shakespearean figure in Arizona Campaign politics is theater. Our chief critic, Peter Marks, brings his analytical eye to the trail, reviewing another of the front-runners while braving the heat in the Southwest....
23:34, 09/18/2019

Liz Cheney Wants to Start a War Just Like Her Dad Imagine slipping into a coma sometime around 2003, only to wake up on Wednesday morning to learn that a Cheney in Washington was rattling some extremely loud sabers to push for military action in the Middle East, all for the sake of protecting America’s access to precious, precious oil reserves....
23:34, 09/18/2019

All the times Virtue and Moir have stunned Eurosport’s commentators "Watch all of the moments that Eurosport commentators were left in awe by the brilliance of Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir. This compilation was expertly produced by Sarah, who posts regular excellent Virtue and Moir coverage on her Twitter account, @Lemeonsteaa."...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Emery rests Ozil for Arsenal's Frankfurt trip "Sept 18 (Reuters) - Arsenal manager Unai Emery has decided to rest playmaker Mesut Ozil and centre back Sokratis Papastathopoulos for Thursday\u0027s Europa League group stage opener at Eintracht Frankfurt."...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Curry commits to 2020 Olympics: 'That is the plan' "Sept 18 (Reuters) - USA Basketball suffered a shock exit at the recent World Cup but their hopes of rebounding at the next major international event were given a welcome boost as Stephen Curry declared that he wants to make his Olympic debut."...
23:34, 09/18/2019

‘Listen to the scientists’: Greta Thunberg urges Congress to take action Teen climate activists attend a hearing to address the climate crisis and its traumatic effect on the younger generationClimate campaigner Greta Thunberg has bluntly told members of Congress to heed scientists’ warnings over global heating on a day when the existential anguish of young activists was...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Immigration court backlog exceeds 1 million cases, data group says The immigration court backlog now exceeds 1 million cases, according to Syracuse University's Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, which tracks immigration court data....
23:34, 09/18/2019

Abortions fall to new post-Roe v. Wade low Fewer unintended pregnancies helped drive the abortion rate to a new low in 2017, according to a report published Wednesday by the Guttmatcher Institute....
00:00, 09/19/2019

Gun violence costs U.S. $229B annually, analysis says Gun violence costs the United States $229 billion -- or 1.4 percent of the gross domestic product -- each year, an analysis by Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., released Wednesday indicates....
00:00, 09/19/2019

| French woman 'killed by partner in front of their three children' A French woman was killed by her partner in front of their three children, prosecutors in northern France say, prompting hundreds of protesters to gather nearby calling for an end to deadly domestic violence....
00:34, 09/19/2019

VW upgrades infotainment system to include free remote start Most 2020 Volkswagens will come with a major infotainment upgrade that will let owners use a smartphone app to remotely start the vehicle or use it as a secure place to have packages delivered when parked....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Senate Democrats grill DOJ official over automaker investigation The Senate hearing comes amid a broader conflict between the Trump administration's plan to ease vehicle emission standards and California's compromise agreement with four automakers. ...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Ángel Di María double helps PSG ease to win against Real Madrid This was not a night for Galácticos, old or new. At a balmy, boisterous Parc Des Princes Paris Saint-Germain simply overran Real Madrid, pulling apart the hastily-stitched seams of Zinedine Zidane’s injury-depleted team and producing surely the most thrillingly assured performance under Thomas Tuche...
00:34, 09/19/2019

DA won’t prosecute Antonio Brown on rape accusations because of statute Allegheny DA won’t prosecute NFL star on rape accusationsNFL has interviewed accuser as it conducts own investigationBrown farted in my face and didn’t pay his bill, doctor saysNew England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown won’t be prosecuted on sexual assault accusations because of the statute o...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Ilkay Gündogan lights up Manchester City’s easy win over Shakhtar Donetsk In the context of a defensive crisis caused by injuries to centre-backs Aymeric Laporte and John Stones, this was a particularly fine display from Manchester City.Pep Guardiola’s team might have claimed victory in this opening Group C game by double the score and there was little beyond the usual al...
00:34, 09/19/2019

End of Fernando Ricksen’s suffering brings both heartbreak and relief | Stuart James Death of the former Rangers and Netherlands player brings to a close a brutal six-year battle with motor neurone diseaseThe call came just after 10am. Vincent de Vries, Fernando Ricksen’s ghostwriter and loyal friend, had known for a long time that this dreadful day was coming. It was Veronika, Fern...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Possible terror ties in American Airlines sabotage case? Prosecutor says yes Prosecutors say the American Airlines mechanic has made concerning statements and has a brother who may be tied to the Islamic State extremist group.       ...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument back to elevating tourists over D.C. Closed for 3-years to repair and update the elevator and adding a security facility, The Washington Monument opens for tourists on Sept. 19, 2019.       ...
00:34, 09/19/2019

The Wells Fargo Propel is the best credit card for road trips Anyone who drives, eats, or watches Netflix can earn cash back with this card. We detail the perks and points you can earn at the pump, and elsewhere.       ...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Manufacturer halts distribution of generic Zantac after cancer-causing impurity discovery When the FDA issued a bulletin alerting everyone to the presence of a possible cancer-causing impurity in the popular heartburn drug marketed as Zantac, the administration stopped short of telling people to stop taking the popular drugs. Now, in the wake of that news, shipments of a generic version ...
00:34, 09/19/2019

LaFarge Brookfield cement plant burns scrap tires to reduce emissions and give up coal The LaFarge Brookfield cement plant began burning 20 tonnes of scrap tires a day this summer to fuel its cement-making operations while moving away from burning coal to help reduce the plant’s carbon footprint....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Did Egyptians spur innovation by mysterious biblical kingdom 3,000 years ago? A mysterious kingdom from Biblical times that underwent a major technological transformation almost 3,000 years ago might have been influenced by the Egyptians....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Climate crisis seen as 'most important issue' by public, poll shows Eight-country poll shows people view climate crisis as priority over migration and terrorismA majority of the public recognise the climate crisis as an “emergency” and say politicians are failing to tackle the problem, backing the interests of big oil over the wellbeing of ordinary people, according...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Caesarean babies have different gut bacteria, microbiome study finds C-section babies pick up more hospital bacteria than those born vaginally, research showsBabies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those delivered vaginally, the most comprehensive study to date on the baby microbiome has found.The study showed that babies born vaginally pick u...
00:34, 09/19/2019

How Batman Nearly Died in 1985, Only to Return as The Dark Knight On Batman's 80th anniversary, DC archivist Benjamin LeClear tells us how the Dark Knight cheated death thanks to Frank Miller, the effects of Batman's popularity from Batman: The Animated Series......
01:00, 09/19/2019

Brazil's Petrobras increases gasoline, diesel prices in wake of Saudi attacks Brazilian state-run oil firm Petroleo Brasileiro SA has increased the average price of gasoline at refineries by 2.29% and the price of diesel by 3.8%, consultancy FC Stone said on Wednesday....
01:00, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Parts shortage leads GM to lay off 1,200 temporarily in Canada The strike against General Motors Co's U.S. operations has led to a parts shortage, the automaker said on Wednesday, and as a result it announced the temporary lay-offs of 1,200 workers at its Oshawa assembly plant in Canada....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Fed Sees Three Dissents at Meeting for First Time Since 2016 Three Federal Reserve officials voted against the central bank’s decision to cut interest rates by a quarter percentage point, the largest number of formal dissents since Jerome Powell became chairman....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Why automakers may not change their strategies if Trump ends California emissions waiver President Donald Trump's plan to eliminate California's right to set its own auto emissions standards could enable automakers to make larger vehicles.       ...
01:00, 09/19/2019

The Capital One Quicksilver card can help you save on big purchases—and everything else With a simplified cash back program and solid perks, this card can help you save on big purchases—and everything else.       ...
01:00, 09/19/2019

White House to Pull Nomination of FEMA Pick Amid Claims of Barroom Altercation The F.B.I. determined that the allegations were unsubstantiated, but the White House is expected to nominate the acting administrator of FEMA, Peter T. Gaynor, to lead the agency instead....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Teenage Vaping Rises Sharply Again This Year Preliminary figures from a national survey show that the prevalence of e-cigarette use among minors has doubled from 2017 through this year, despite national campaigns warning of the dangers....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Champions League: Leverkusen shocked at home, PSG outplay Real Madrid Self-inflicted wounds hindered Bayer Leverkusen in their first game of the new Champions League season. In Paris, a host of stars were missing but one side coped better than the other and came out on top....
01:34, 09/19/2019

German medics urge calm over hand birth defects Doctors have warned against jumping to conclusions after three births at one hospital in which children were born with hand deformities. Clinicians are investigating whether the anomalies are linked....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Black carbon particles found in human placentas Damaging particulate pollution has been found on the fetus-side of placentas in pregnant women. However, some researchers question whether this actually means it can cross the placenta barrier....
01:34, 09/19/2019

No end in sight to Nigeria's border closures  Nigerian border crossings with Benin and Niger remain sealed despite a warning from West Africa's regional grouping that the shutdown is harming prosperity....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Germany second-largest destination for migrants: OECD While the United States took the top spot, Germany came in second as the largest single destination for migrants. Although humanitarian migration has significantly dropped, family and labor migration are on the rise....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Risk of no-deal Brexit 'very real,' says EU Commission head Juncker EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker told the European Parliament "time is running out" to secure a Brexit agreement. UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains confident he can get a deal by October 31....
01:34, 09/19/2019

A personal look at some central differences between China and Germany Comparing China and Germany is like comparing apples with oranges, says Megan Chua from Singapore. After living in both countries, she talks about some striking differences between the two nations....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Poland's ruling party pledges pre-election minimum wage spike Poland’s ruling party has pledged to raise the minimum wage by 90% over four years. A month before a general election, such a move is either a stroke of political genius or economic calamity, depending on who you ask....
01:34, 09/19/2019

UN Environment Chief Inger Andersen: 'The solutions are there' In her role as of the new head of the United Nations Environment Program, Danish economist Inger Andersen talks to DW about the need to think big when it comes to climate change – and to learn from our mistakes....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Trump Says Cutting Regulations Is Good for Business. But His New Battle on Car Emission Standards Could Hurt the Auto Industry President Donald Trump says his latest move to roll back California’s state-level car regulations is going to make cars cheaper and help automakers. But car companies say they don’t want lower standards and experts warn that the changes could even harm automakers who have made major inve...
02:00, 09/19/2019

‘Workers Are Tired and Frustrated and Angry.’ Uneven Economic Growth Fuels Walkouts Like the GM Strike The labor movement has long been struggling in the U.S., as fewer workers join unions and as high-profile organizing drives, like a June attempt to unionize Volkswagen employees in Tennessee, fall short. But American workers, feeling left behind as the economy grows around them, are joining together...
02:00, 09/19/2019

Referee who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks before match is suspended two years The viral incident from last December, in which Alan Maloney gave Andrew Johnson the option of cutting his dreadlocks or forfeiting, caused widespread outrage....
02:00, 09/19/2019

Redskins send Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to injured reserve, sign Noah Spence Washington now has 10 players on IR, and major injury issues in its defensive backfield. Spence, an edge rusher, will be called upon to help improve the team's pass rush....
02:00, 09/19/2019

Tropical Storm Lorena will target Mexico with torrential rainfall into this weekend Tropical Storm Lorena developed in the East Pacific Ocean on Tuesday and will track dangerously close to the country's western coastline by Thursday....
02:51, 09/19/2019

EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker open to replacing Irish backstop with 'operable' alternative The EU said Wednesday it's open to a British exit without the key Irish "backstop," as long as Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government presents an alternative in writing before the Oct. 31 deadli...
02:51, 09/19/2019

North Korean propaganda outlets demand return of defecting waitresses North Korean propaganda outlets on Wednesday called for the immediate return of a group of North Korean restaurant workers living in South Korea after a mass defection in 2016....
02:51, 09/19/2019

C-section babies have a different microbiome - but not for long Babies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those born vaginally – but the differences largely disappear after six to nine months...
02:51, 09/19/2019

The school climate strikes this Friday need the support of adults The school strikes for the climate have energised the climate change fight. People of all ages should heed the call to join in on 20 September, says Alice Bell...
02:51, 09/19/2019

Saturn's moon Enceladus is having a snowball fight with other moons Three of Saturn’s icy moons are twice as shiny as we thought they were, and it’s partly because they are covered in a deep layer of snow from Enceladus’ geysers...
02:51, 09/19/2019

The most hotly anticipated Android phone this fall won’t launch in the US or Europe The iPhone 11 series might be the hottest new phone lineup right now, but every other company in the business is trying to shift the conversation toward their own Android flagships. Several of the major smartphone makers out there have already unveiled new high-end devices (Galaxy Note 10, Vivo Nex ...
02:52, 09/19/2019

DOTA 2 Cheats Are Getting Their Asses Banned Until 2038 Valve released a matchmaking update for DOTA 2 yesterday, and as part of that some players breaking the rules have begun receiving comically long bans....
02:52, 09/19/2019

Eight Tips For Using The New Steam Library Yesterday, Steam’s first big library overhaul in eons entered open beta. The fresh coat of paint and (virtual) new shelves make for welcome additions, but it’s going to take some getting used to. Then there’s the new community-centric game page display, which somewhat ironically has the community di...
02:52, 09/19/2019

Speedrunners Are Demolishing Celeste's Difficult New Chapter Celeste’s recently added epilogue, Farewell, is an extremely difficult but charming send-off to a fantastic game. A normal playthrough takes anywhere from four to five hours and is immensely challenging. Skilled speedrunners are completing it in less than 20 minutes....
02:52, 09/19/2019

Mark Zuckerberg To Meet US Senators Months After His Testimony Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg was expected in Washington Thursday for private talks with policymakers as the leading social network faces a myriad of regulatory and legal issues....
02:53, 09/19/2019

US Senators Urge Trump To End Nuclear Talks With Saudi Arabia Two Democratic U.S. senators on Wednesday urged Trump administration officials to halt talks with Saudi Arabia on building nuclear reactors after weekend attacks that halved the country's oil output......
02:53, 09/19/2019

Two-drug combo more effective at lowering blood sugar in diabetes patients Prescribing metformin and vildagliptin to people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes reduced their long-term blood sugar levels more than single-drug therapy in a recent study....
03:17, 09/19/2019

Climate Change is Already Killing Americans and Costing Billions in Medical Bills, Report Finds Climate change will make our lives worse in the years to come, but a new report out this week highlights the stark costs people are already paying in the U.S. In 2012 alone, it found 10 major climate-related events likely led to nearly 1,000 extra deaths, almost 21,000 hospitalizations, and an added...
03:17, 09/19/2019

San Jose Becomes the Largest City in the US to Ban New Natural Gas Lines In California, more and more cities are moving to ban the expansion of natural gas lines in a bid to prevent further climate change. On Tuesday, San Jose became the latest—and also the largest—city to issue a ban, which will go into effect come 2020.Read more......
03:17, 09/19/2019

New flu vaccine skin patch could do away with needles A new study reveals that delivering a flu vaccine using a new type of skin patch can stimulate an appropriate immune response without side effects in mice....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Iron-rich foods may cancel out tomatoes' anticancer benefits New research finds that eating iron-rich foods or taking iron supplements together with tomatoes may counter the cancer fighting properties of the latter....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Jerry to strengthen into hurricane as it nears Caribbean islands The Atlantic basin has become a cauldron of tropical activity in recent weeks, and the latest system to bubble up far out over the Atlantic Ocean is Tropical Storm Jerry, which came alive early Wednesday....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Ivanka Trump visits Boys & Girls Club in workforce meeting President Donald Trump's daughter and adviser, Ivanka Trump, visited the Boys & Girls Club of D.C. on Wednesday as part of a White House American Workforce Policy Advisory Board meeting....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Southwest passengers get no damages for flights canceled by de-icer shortage: U.S. judge Southwest Airlines Co won the dismissal of a proposed class-action lawsuit seeking damages for stranded passengers on hundreds of winter flights it was forced to cancel because it ran out of de-icer fluid....
04:17, 09/19/2019

There’s absolutely no way this ‘space hotel’ will be ready for guests by 2025 NASA is currently planning to finally send humans back to the lunar surface by 2024. It’s an incredibly ambitious and optimistic timeline, and there are plenty of experts who believe NASA may not be able to pull it off. Sending things into space is hard, and safely ferrying humans to a destina...
04:17, 09/19/2019

'Underpaid and undervalued': 10 women claim systemic discrimination at Disney Exclusive: more women join pay inequality case, expanding allegations to ABC Television and Walt Disney PicturesTen women have now accused the Walt Disney Company of gender discrimination as part of a major class-action pay gap case that has expanded to include ABC Television and Disney’s film studi...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Boris Johnson given two-week EU deadline for Irish backstop plan Ultimatum comes as sources say PM was ‘surprised’ by levels of checks on the borderBoris Johnson has been set a two-week deadline to table a plan for replacing the Irish backstop as further embarrassing details emerged of the prime minister’s chaotic visit to Luxembourg.France’s president, Emmanuel ...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Why is New York's most famous library getting into bed with the Saudi crown prince? | Annia Ciezadlo and Matthew Zadrozny Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is going to be sponsoring an event at the iconic New York Public Library. This reputation-laundering shouldn’t be allowed to happenUpdate: on Wednesday at 16:31, the New York Public Library tweeted a statement saying it would no longer be hosting the event, citing “p...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Pelosi steams ahead with drug pricing plan amid liberal angst Speaker Nancy Pelosi is making a hard sell to her caucus this week on a signature drug pricing bill. But it’s not yet clear whether she can win over skeptical progressives. The California Democrat has won initial praise from key moderate factions in her drive to push the legislation through by Thank...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Britain's Charles Taylor agrees purchase deal to go private British insurance services firm Charles Taylor Plc said on Thursday it agreed to a 261 million pounds($325.15 million)takeover by a firm backed by private equity firm Lovell Minnick Partners....
04:17, 09/19/2019

Pep Guardiola hails 'incredible' Fernandinho as Man City centre-back stint begins Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has heaped praise on Brazilian star Fernandinho after the midfielder made a successful start to his stint as a makeshift centre-half....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Shakhtar 0-3 Man City: Pep Guardiola's side ease to Champions League away win Manchester City put a bad few days behind them to begin their latest Champions League challenge with a comfortable 3-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Atletico Madrid 2-2 Juventus: Juve blow two-goal lead in Champions League opener Maurizio Sarri very nearly got the better of Diego Simeone as Juventus were pegged back by Atletico Madrid in the Spanish capital in their opening Champions League group clash....
05:34, 09/19/2019

PSG 3-0 Real Madrid: Angel Di Maria stars in Paris to ruin Zinedine Zidane's Champions League return Angel Di Maria struck twice to lead Paris Saint-Germain to a 3-0 victory over Real Madrid to hand the French giants an early advantage in Champions League Group A....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Olympiacos vs Tottenham lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury updates Tottenham have left full-backs Danny Rose and Serge Aurier at home as they travel to face Olympiacos in their Champions League opener on Wednesday night....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Eintracht Frankfurt vs Arsenal: Unai Emery defends decision to rest Mesut Ozil after just one appearance Unai Emery insists Mesut Ozil will miss tomorrow night's Europa League clash against Eintracht Frankfurt because he needs a rest – despite playing just once this season....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Matt Wallace column: I'm feeling refreshed and ready for PGA Championship challenge at Wentworth On Sunday, at the KLM Open I probably played some of the best golf of my life from tee to green and I feel like I'm getting closer to the perfect make-up of me as a golfer....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Wales shocked by Rob Howley betting allegations, says Warren Gatland Warren Gatland says the Wales squad have been left in shock after his assistant Rob Howley was sent home from the World Cup for an alleged breach of World Rugby's betting and anti-corruption regulations....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp blames referee and VAR as penalty costs side dearly at Napoli Jurgen Klopp blamed referee Felix Brych and VAR for Liverpool's failure to earn what he felt would have been a merited point from their Champions League visit to Napoli....
05:34, 09/19/2019

WeWork's Neumann wants to live forever, be king of the world and first trillionaire, says WSJ According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann has floated the idea of becoming Israel's prime minister or leader of the world....
05:37, 09/19/2019

NBCU shared details about its upcoming Netflix competitor, Peacock, which will become the streaming home of 'The Office' NBC NBCUniversal's upcoming streaming service and Netflix competitor is called Peacock, the company announced Tuesday. The service, which will have ad-free and ad-supported versions, will launch in April 2020 and include popular NBC shows like "The Office" and "Parks and Recreation," in addition to...
06:00, 09/19/2019

A North Carolina sheriff allegedly plotted the death of his own deputy because the officer had a tape of him making 'racially offensive' comments Granville County A North Carolina sheriff plotted to murder his own deputy in 2014 for threatening to publicly reveal a tape of the sheriff using "racially offensive language," prosecutors say. Granville County Sheriff Brindell Wilkins was charged by a grand jury with two counts of felony obstructi...
06:00, 09/19/2019

Raw dough is dangerous not just because of eggs, but because of the threat of E. coli-contaminated flour AP/Larry Crowe Raw flour can be a dangerous ingredient when contaminated with E. coli. General Mills, Pillsbury, Aldi, and King Arthur Flour have all recalled flour due to E. coli concerns in 2019. While many people are aware of the health risks linked to eating raw eggs, fewer may be aware of th...
06:00, 09/19/2019

There is growing buzz about the Patriots pulling off a perfect season Chuck Burton/AP The New England Patriots are off to another dominant start, and their roster looks better than ever. With the best point-differential in the NFL, some are wondering if the Patriots could go 16-0 again. The Patriots have a relatively easy schedule to begin the year. The second half o...
06:00, 09/19/2019

Ox-drawn plows to blame for increased inequality in Eurasia beginning in 4,000 BC The adoption of the ox-drawn plow, not the advent of agriculture, triggered an accelerating increase in inequality among Eurasian societies beginning around 4000 B.C....
06:00, 09/19/2019

Central Saint Martins: a breeding ground for visionaries Celebrating the art school at the height of fashionIn the spring of 1939, St Martins School of Art moved into new premises at 107-109 Charing Cross Road. “Now the school is properly housed,” London county council leader Herbert Morrison declared, “we hope the students will take full advantage of the...
06:00, 09/19/2019

One in five of us do it, but is ‘wardrobing’ ever acceptable? Wearing new clothes and then returning them to the retailer is now so common that sellers are clamping down. So what do shoppers think of the practice?Step into your local post office during your lunch break and you will see them: queues of shoppers, packages in hand, waiting to return items they ha...
06:00, 09/19/2019

Australian unemployment at one-year high in August, rate cut expected Data showed 34,700 jobs were created in July, more than three times what the market had expected, although full-time employment fell by 15,500 and measures of underemployment and under-utilization edged up....
06:00, 09/19/2019

Asia stocks mostly edge higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy steady The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
06:00, 09/19/2019

"PM Modi, Donald Trump To Meet Twice Next Week," Confirms Indian Envoy Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump are scheduled to meet twice in less than a week this month, India's Ambassador to the United States has confirmed, asserting that the......
06:00, 09/19/2019

Beijing's new mega-airport ready to open China is poised to open a new mega-airport to the south of Beijing ahead of the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic. Find out what Beijing Daxing International Airport is all about....
06:52, 09/19/2019

Gold Reverses Gains as Investors Turn to Fed Gold prices turned lower in aftermarket trading Wednesday, after the Federal Reserve trimmed interest rates but signaled that officials were divided on how much to ease policy in coming months....
06:52, 09/19/2019

Repo Spike Signals Wrong Kind of Volatility Banks can suffer or benefit from volatility, but the recent spike in repo or short-term funding costs signals more of the wrong kind for Wall Street trading revenue....
06:52, 09/19/2019

Here’s Who Will Win—And Who Should—at the 2019 Emmys The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards are upon us, and with them the time-honored tradition of guessing what the Television Academy will deem the past year’s greatest contributions to the medium of television. If you’re placing bets, I urge you to consult an oddsmaker—or at least an award...
06:52, 09/19/2019

American Horror Story: 1984 Sets Up an Absolutely Terrifying '80s Extravaganza American Horror Story: 1984 is here and now we're wondering how on earth this show is only now giving us 80s slasher movie. The first few minutes of the new season (after the murder......
07:51, 09/19/2019

Who Will Win In the America's Got Talent Season 14 Finale? The time has come to name the next person in America with talent! Tonight is the season 14 finale of America's Got Talent, and just 10 finalists remain in the competition. They all......
07:51, 09/19/2019

Tap water contaminants linked with 100,000 cancer cases, US study finds Most of the risk is from naturally occurring arsenic, the byproducts of chemicals used to disinfect water and contaminantsContaminated tap water causes 100,000 cancer cases in the US over a lifetime, according to a new study from scientists with the Environmental Working Group.Most of the cancer ris...
07:51, 09/19/2019

Australia could produce 200% of energy needs from renewables by 2050, researchers say New report shows roadmap for Australia to be global green energy export leaderAustralia could run entirely on renewable electricity and produce double what it needs to create a massive green export industry by 2050, leading experts say.A report from scientists working under the Australian-German Ene...
07:51, 09/19/2019

Wind power: crown estate opens new bids for seabed rights Offshore leasing auction starts for 7GW capacity project that could supply 6m UK homesThe crown estate has opened the first leasing round for offshore windfarms in a decade to usher in a new generation of wind projects expected to eventually generate an investment of £20bn.The business intends to au...
07:51, 09/19/2019

Scientists set out how to halve greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 Strong civil society movements are needed to ramp up pace of change, says studyGreenhouse gas emissions could be halved in the next decade if a small number of current technologies and behavioural trends are ramped up and adopted more widely, researchers have found, saying strong civil society movem...
07:51, 09/19/2019

San Francisco to Get Environmental Violation for Homelessness, Trump Says President Trump said that San Francisco was in “total violation” of environmental rules because needles used by homeless people were ending up in the ocean....
07:52, 09/19/2019

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau apologizes for 2001 brownface photo Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo surfaced that morning of the former teacher dressed in brownface during a 2001 school event....
07:52, 09/19/2019

Gears of War Fans Who Love Multiplayer Are Going to Love Gears 5 I’m looking for answers in the frozen landscape near Mount Kadar when the ice storm hits. It’s cold this far north, and sometimes the sky drops hail the size of a van. As I make my way through the snowy wastes, running and dodging the giant blocks of ice, the attack comes — the Swa...
07:52, 09/19/2019

The fragile edifice of sovereign debt Systemic, contagious sovereign crises seem to have been consigned to history. Governments can raise funds more cheaply than ever and investor demand seems insatiable. But the banking sector remains a source of instability and new threats are emerging, such as trade wars. Is complacency the biggest t...
07:52, 09/19/2019

KfW: Germany’s source of cheap capital Germany is famous for its engineering and infamous for its banks – but how does a $4 trillion economy get by with only one battered global systemically important bank? And is the answer also the problem or an example to follow?...
07:52, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year closure for repairs WASHINGTON — After a three-year closure, the Washington Monument is reopening to the public. The 555-foot stone obelisk was closed in September 2016 in order to replace the aging elevator and upgrade security systems. The monument will reopen to the public at noon Thursday, and first lady Melania Tr...
08:18, 09/19/2019

Obama says presidents should avoid social media in apparent jab at Trump Former President Barack Obama appeared to take a rare shot at his White House successor on Wednesday, advising against “watching TV or reading social media” when running the country, according to reports. Obama made the remarks at the private event in San Francisco for data company Splunk. The 44th ...
08:18, 09/19/2019

Iran’s supreme leader approved Saudi oil attacks: report Iran’s supreme leader personally approved devastating airstrikes on Saudi oil facilities – but insisted that Iran be able to plausibly deny the attacks, according to a new report Wednesday evening. The alleged sign-off by Ayatollah Ali Khameni was revealed by a US official, CBS News said...
08:18, 09/19/2019

HUD official Lynne Patton slapped with violation over red USA cap in office Government watchdogs bared their fangs at HUD official Lynne Patton Wednesday, slapping the Trump family friend with ethics violations — for the outrage of stashing a red “USA” cap being sold by the Trump campaign on a shelf in her office. Patton, a regular on social media, was also dinged for using...
08:18, 09/19/2019

John Bolton unloads on Trump’s ‘disrespectful’ foreign policy Bolton, speaking at a private luncheon, also said that negotiations with North Korea and Iran were “doomed to failure” on the president’s watch, two people who were there told Politico....
08:18, 09/19/2019

John Bolton trashes Trump a week after ouster Former White House national security adviser John Bolton slammed President Trump in front of a private audience, roughly eight days since being ousted from the White House....
08:51, 09/19/2019

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologizes after 2001 photo surfaces of him in brownface The Canadian prime minister apologized for dressing up in an Aladdin costume for an "Arabian Nights" themed gala at a school where he taught nearly 20 years ago. He also told reporters about another incident where he wore similar makeup during a high school talent show. He's up for re-election soon....
09:17, 09/19/2019

No reason for France to change mind over Snowden asylum: minister There's no reason for France to change its mind over a 2013 decision to deny former U.S spy agency contractor Edward Snowden asylum, French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said on Thursday....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Tokyo court clears former Tepco executives of negligence over Fukushima disaster A Tokyo court cleared on Thursday three former Tokyo Electric Power executives of negligence for the 2011 Fukushima disaster, the only criminal case to arise out of the world's worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl in 1986....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Taliban truck bomb kills at least 20 in southern Afghanistan A Taliban truck bomb killed at least 20 people and wounded 95 when it exploded near a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, a provincial official said, with casualties expected to rise as rescuers sift the rubble....
09:51, 09/19/2019

UK Supreme Court to finish hearing case against PM Johnson Britain's Supreme Court will hear a third and final day of legal arguments on Thursday over whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully when he suspended parliament in the run-up to Brexit....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Tuvalu changes PM, adds to concerns over backing for Taiwan in Pacific Parliament in the tiny South Pacific country of Tuvalu elected a new prime minister on Thursday, making a change that analysts say could give China a chance to further undermine Taiwan in a region that has been a pillar of support....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Reactions to Canadian PM Trudeau's brown face 2001 picture Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized on Wednesday for wearing brown face make-up in 2001 after an embarrassing picture emerged less than five weeks out from a tightly contested general election....
09:51, 09/19/2019

In Stunning Reversal, Reds Pitcher Amir Garrett Runs From Fight Reds pitcher Amir Garrett, who led a valiant if poorly planned solo charge of the entire Pittsburgh Pirates organization back in July, seems to have put those salad days behind him....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Best Sports To Read To, Ranked The thing about reading a book is that it is absolutely, undeniably a sport. Not only does reading a book require endurance, concentration, and a good amount of practice, it is also occasionally competitive. For sure, working so hard to get AR points for reading The Golden Compass or some long doors...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Another Dead Horse At Santa Anita A 4-year-old gelding was euthanized at Santa Anita after breaking its pelvis during training, according to a statement released by the track’s owner, the Stronach Group. The horse, named Zeke, pulled up on the training track on Monday and was put down Tuesday. Per the statement:...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Show Us Your Best Sam Darnold Memes, Using This Generator Our old pal Tim Burke went and made a generator for that wonderfully incongruent graphic of Jets quarterback Sam Darnold that aired this week during ESPN’s Monday Night Football. Try it for yourself!...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The rise of Cash and Elvis, and Patsy Cline's tragic death Episode 4 of Ken Burns' "Country Music," is fueled by the origin stories of giants, including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn.        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Shane Gillis jokes about 'SNL' firing, Asians and 'funny' Trump assassination at NYC show Fired 'Saturday Night Live' cast member Shane Gillis insisted that he didn't vote for President Donald Trump at his first show since Monday's exit.        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Netflix in October 2019: Meryl Streep, Eddie Murphy, Paul Rudd, Cardi B, more 'Kominsky' For October, Netflix has more "Kominsky Method," Paul Rudd series "Living With Myself," and a Steven Soderbergh film starring Meryl Streep.        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Today in History for September 19th Highlights of this day in history: A pivotal battle in the American Revolution; President James Garfield dies; Bruno Hauptmann arrested in the Lindbergh baby case; Unabomber's manifesto published; 'Mary Tyler Moore Show' premieres. (Sept. 19)        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Jet's QB Darnold working way back to health Sam Darnold is back at the New York Jets facility and is feeling healthier. Patience and caution are the two biggest parts of his game plan right now but the second-year quarterback is looking forward to when he can get back under center. (Sept. 18)        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Trump bars California from setting fuel standards President Donald Trump announced his administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators, a move opposed by state leaders and environmental advocates. (Sept. 18)        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Trisha Yearwood’s new song is an anthem for girls Trisha Yearwood said her new song, “Every Girl in this Town,” is a “female anthem without being a soapbox song.” Adding to her girl power theme, Yearwood found plenty of great songs from female writers for her new album.  (Sept. 18)        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

AMD has another monster 64-core Rome chip, but the big business is in smaller machines AMD on Wednesday unveiled yet another monster 64-core part, but it's in the smaller-scale machines that it hopes to sell in high volume and take share from Intel....
10:17, 09/19/2019

AI can't offer protection from 'deepfakes,' new report says Artificial intelligence-based solutions may not be able to save us from deceptively altered videos, known as deepfakes, according to a new report from Data and Society....
10:17, 09/19/2019

Queens activist to challenge AOC in Democratic primary A Democratic activist from Queens has announced she’ll challenge Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in a primary for her congressional seat. Badrun Khan, who officially filed her candidacy in July, announced her campaign on Wednesday, according to The Hill. When asked about the new challenger, Ocasio-Cor...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Rangers’ power play already looks drastically different Watching the Rangers power play operate — even after just a short amount of practice and one measly preseason camp — is a smack in the face, revealing how much more offensive skill exists on the roster compared to a year ago. The cross-ice saucer passes from Artemi Panarin to Kaapo Kakko are a thing...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Jamal Adams rips NFL for fining him: ‘League is a damn joke’ Jamal Adams blasted the NFL for fining him for a late hit on Baker Mayfield during the Jets’ 23-3 loss to the Browns on Monday night at MetLife Stadium. Adams was called for roughing the passer on the play, which came on a third-and-8 from midfield on Cleveland’s second possession of the game. The B...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Trumaine Johnson needs to save his $72.5 million job The Jets may have a $72.5 million cheerleader on their hands. On the heels of high-priced cornerback Trumaine Johnson getting benched Monday night, Adam Gase was effusive in his praise of the cornerbacks who did play and declined to say Johnson would start Sunday against the Patriots. “It just hasn’...
10:51, 09/19/2019

The Mets saved Mickey Callaway from himself again DENVER — Either it’s better to be lucky than good, or Mickey Callaway is playing intergalactic chess while the rest of us are stranded in Candy Land. Been away this entire roller coaster of a Mets season? You could’ve just watched Wednesday’s game and grasped their primary theme: Don’t count them ou...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Firm advertised huge returns. It won an award in Monaco. The SEC calls it a fraud Mediatrix Capital said its clients went five years without a single monthly loss. It said it won an award as top global asset manager for its returns over that time. A group in Monaco declared......
10:51, 09/19/2019

US and Chinese trade deputies face off in Washington amid deep differences U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world's two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and protracted trade war....
10:51, 09/19/2019

AT&T and Dish are reportedly not in talks over DirecTV deal "So there's been some stories out there about the industrial logic about putting 2 satellite providers. It hasn't been successful and I don't know that there's any change in that regulatory perspective," AT&T's chief financial officer said....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Vaping devices still available on Amazon, Flipkart after India ban Some vaping products were still listed on the Indian websites of Amazon.com Inc and Walmart's Flipkart on Thursday, while several other websites discontinued their sales a day after the government's nationwide ban....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Survey logs big one-year jump in nicotine vaping among 8th-graders The rate of nicotine vaping among 8th-graders in the U.S. nearly doubled in the past year and the rate among 12th-graders jumped by 22%, according to a new survey released Wednesday...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Vegetarians have higher risk for stroke, lower heart disease risk (Reuters Health) - People who follow vegetarian or vegan diets may have lower odds for heart disease but higher chances of having a stroke, compared to meat eaters, a large UK study suggests....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Factbox: India becomes latest country to ban sale of e-cigarettes India became the latest country after Brazil and Thailand to ban the sale of e-cigarettes in what could potentially be the biggest move against vaping globally over growing health concerns....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Zimbabwe doctors say receiving death threats over strike Striking Zimbabwean doctors said on Wednesday they were being threatened with death and suspected state security agents were pressuring them after police blocked their second protest march over the disappearance of their union leader....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Maruti Suzuki Exports One Millionth Car From Gujarat's Mundra Port India's largest carmaker, Maruti Suzuki, has exported its one millionth car from the Mundra Port in Gujarat. The Mundra port serves as gateway to exporting its products to Latin America, Far East and......
10:51, 09/19/2019

Bugatti Celebrates 110th Anniversary With Baby 2 This one is not going to go transcending and set any earth-shattering speed record, yet it's a Bugatti. It's definitely something which rich kids with developing taste in cars would love to have, more......
10:51, 09/19/2019

Cartoonist Stan Mack is selling his West Village co-op Cartoonist Stan Mack and his writer/editor wife Susan Champlin have just listed their West Village home for $1.72 million. Mack, who’s owned this unit for some 30 years, is best known for his “Stan Mack’s Real Life Funnies” series that appeared in the Village Voice for more t...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Robert Quinn itching to make impact for Cowboys in return from suspension, injury Robert Quinn could have a significant role for the Cowboys' pass rush after the DE missed the first two games due to suspension.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

DEA investigating where Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs obtained lethal drugs, per report Drug enforcement officials tell ESPN they're looking into where Tyler Skaggs obtained the drugs that were in his system at the time of his death.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Grosjean retains Haas F1 seat for 2020, Hulkenberg future uncertain The Haas Formula 1 team will field an unchanged driver line-up in 2020, having opted to retain Romain Grosjean alongside Kevin Magnussen rather than taking Nico Hulkenberg...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Trump says EPA to issue notice to San Francisco on homeless U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will issue a notice in less than a week to the city of San Francisco over its homelessness problem and attendant pollution....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Trump expresses dismay over cost of keeping Guantanamo prison open President Donald Trump expressed unhappiness on Wednesday with the cost of keeping open a controversial prison at the U.S. military base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and said his administration was studying the issue....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Trump to meet with U.S. senators Thursday over biofuels policy President Donald Trump will meet on Thursday with U.S. senators to discuss biofuels policy, Senator Bill Cassidy's office said, as Trump attempts to find a compromise between Big Oil and Big Corn on an issue that pits two constituencies that are important to Trump's quest for a second term against e...
11:17, 09/19/2019

More evidence points to Iranian cruise missiles, drones in attack on Saudi oilfield Drone wreck and cruise missile wreckage from the attack on the Aramco Abqaiq oil refinery is displayed during a Saudi Arabian Ministry of Defense news conference in Riyadh on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019. [credit: Vivian Nereim/Bloomberg via Getty Images ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Shocking Ad Showing Children Fleeing Evokes US School Shooting Horror An association formed by victims' relatives after the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook school in the United States has posted a shocking ad featuring children fleeing at the sound of gunfire....
11:18, 09/19/2019

Welcome to Orcland: Lord of the Rings to film in New Zealand Amazon has announced it will film its upcoming television series “The Lord of the Rings” in New Zealand, marking a return of the orcs, elves and hobbits to the country they became synonymous with over the course of six movies directed by Peter Jackson....
11:51, 09/19/2019

Saudis have control over oil production after attacks, says strategist Jack Manley, J.P. Morgan Asset Management global market strategist, and R. Burns McKinney, Allianz Global Investors portfolio manager, join "Squawk Alley" to discuss the markets, the impending Fed rate decision and the output of Saudi Arabian oil after an attack on a facility....
11:51, 09/19/2019

Tesla's Model 3 joins Audi's E-Tron in claiming top safety award The Tesla Model 3 has joined the Audi E-Tron as one of the safest cars on the road, earning a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The organization said that the Model 3 earned "good" ratings across the board......
12:18, 09/19/2019

Zero's 2020 electric motorcycles include one that's loaded for adventures Imagine how people use Zero's electric motorbikes and you'll probably picture a commute to work or a quick blast through the countryside. Now, however, it's encouraging you to make longer-lasting journeys. The company has introduce a 2020 bike line......
12:18, 09/19/2019

Jonah Hill tackles bullying in new Instagram TV series IGTV may not be capturing hearts and minds but at least Instagram is leveraging the platform to talk about important issues. Starting today, Instagram users can watch a new four-part series from the Facebook-owned company and 22 Jump Street actor Jon......
12:18, 09/19/2019

HBO Max will revive 'The Boondocks' for a two-season run HBO Max is bringing back animated series The Boondocks for two more seasons next year. The 24 planned episodes, along with the previous 55, will be available on WarnerMedia's streaming service in fall 2020....
12:18, 09/19/2019

'Apex Legends' teases its newest playable character with in-game cameo In one of the more elaborate and novel teasers for a new playable character in an online game, you can already see Apex Legends' newest star. You just can't play him. Over the last few days, players have spotted Crypto, Apex's long-rumored hacker cha......
12:18, 09/19/2019

New UN report launched to help ratchet up action to combat climate crisis Ahead of global leaders’ arrival in New York for the Climate Action Summit on 23 September, the United Nations deputy chief has launched a comprehensive report on how the world can take swift and meaningful action to slow down climate change....
12:18, 09/19/2019

Google launches AI lab in Bangalore, India Google is opening an AI lab in Bangalore, India that will focus in part on the creation of systems to improve education, agriculture, and health care.Read More...
12:51, 09/19/2019

Trump administration to tell California: You can't make clean car rules The Trump administration on Thursday is expected to revoke California's authority to set its own greenhouse gas and vehicle fuel efficiency standards, a move with high stakes for the auto industry, consumers and the environment....
12:51, 09/19/2019

Fast facts about the smoky haze smothering Southeast Asia During Southeast Asia's dry season, farmers in Indonesia and other countries clear land using fire, often for palm and wood pulp plantations, with flames frequently raging out of control to produce a choking haze that spreads across the region....
12:51, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg to U.S. Congress on climate change: 'Wake up' Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a strong message to U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday: "Wake up."...
12:51, 09/19/2019

Asteroid dust may have triggered massive explosion of life on Earth 466 million years ago Nearly half a billion years ago, there was a huge explosion of species development on Earth, causing the biodiversity of animals to increase dramatically -- but the true cause of that event has remained a mystery....
12:51, 09/19/2019

De Blasio admits wife’s $1B ThriveNYC program is ailing Mayor de Blasio on Wednesday admitted his wife’s $1 billion mental health plan is ailing — even as he discounted his own office’s report that found the agency lacking. “I think it’s a mix,” Hizzoner told reporters when asked if he was concerned about ThriveNYCR...
12:51, 09/19/2019

Key part of De Blasio’s NYCHA rescue plan ‘appears stalled’: watchdog A key portion of Mayor de Blasio’s $24 billion public housing rescue plan has stalled, according to the Citizens Budget Commission — blocked by fellow liberals who oppose private development on publicly owned land. City Hall hoped to score as much as $2 billion in repair money through deals that wou...
12:51, 09/19/2019

Gay activist Charles Leslie molested kid in penis-filled apartment: suit A Los Angeles man is suing Manhattan gay-rights icon Charles Leslie for $10 million claiming Leslie sexually abused him as a child inside his notorious “phallus palace” Soho apartment filled with art and sculptures of penises, according to a new lawsuit. Thor Gold says the abuse happened in the 1970...
12:51, 09/19/2019

1 of Brown's accusers has met with NFL Two people with knowledge of the investigation into Antonio Brown being accused of sexual assault tell The Associated Press that one of the accusers has met with NFL investigators and that there is no timetable for concluding the probe....
12:51, 09/19/2019

Kovalev eager to take on Canelo Alvarez at light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev was considered by some to be washed up after he lost two straight fights to Andre Ward, the second by knockout. He got stopped again a few fights later, then had to rally in his native Russia to stop Anthony Yarde and retain his 175-pound title just last month....
12:51, 09/19/2019

CBS, WarnerMedia, Viacom to stop running e-cigarettes ads after vaping illnesses, deaths CBS, Viacom and WarnerMedia will stop running ads for e-cigarettes and products like Juul following concerns over vaping illnesses and deaths.       ...
12:51, 09/19/2019

Crew member who survived California dive boat fire files lawsuit against owner: report A crew member who was on the dive boat that caught fire off the Southern California coast earlier this month reportedly sued the boat’s owner and the dive charter company, claiming the boat was not properly maintained and employees lacked proper training....
13:17, 09/19/2019

A stargazer's guide to the equinox and how Earth moves around the sun As the September equinox falls, we begin a new astronomy series with all you need to know about how Earth's orbit affects what we see in the night sky...
13:18, 09/19/2019

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn mustn't risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers Follow our live politics updates HERE...
13:19, 09/19/2019

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Sir John Major to challenge Boris Johnson suspending Parliament in row over Brexit The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament....
13:19, 09/19/2019

Blow to Old Oak Common plan as 6,000 homes have to be cut The ambitious blueprint for transforming sprawling railway and industrial lands at Old Oak Common into a gleaming "Canary Wharf of the West" has been dealt another setback....
13:19, 09/19/2019

John Major to tell Supreme Court Boris Johnson's Parliament shutdown motivated by 'political interest' Sir John Major is today set to tell the UK's highest court that Boris Johnson's decision to prorogue Parliament was motivated by the Prime Minister's "political interest"....
13:19, 09/19/2019

Source: Delle Donne to win second WNBA MVP Elena Delle Donne, who led the Mystics to a 26-8 regular season and became the first WNBA player to have a 50/40/90 season, has been voted the WNBA's MVP for the second time in her career, a source told ESPN....
13:20, 09/19/2019

"Keep Entertaining Cricket Fans": Afridi To Kohli After ICC Tweets Stats Shahid Afridi appreciated India captain Virat Kohli as a "great player" after he scored an unbeaten 72 in the second T20I against South Africa and reclaimed averages of 50 in all formats of cricket....
13:20, 09/19/2019

US Treasury yields lower after Fed cuts rates U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, after the Fed failed to signal further rate cuts this year, disappointing market expectations....
13:20, 09/19/2019

Tata Nexon EV And Altroz EV To Be Launched With The Ziptron Powertrain Technology Tata Motors is all-set to take its EV game ahead with its latest EV powertrain technology. The Ziptron will power a range of Tata's future EVs and carandbike can confirm that the first two models will......
13:20, 09/19/2019

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Trial Ends With Acquittals of 3 Executives The verdict makes it likely that no one will be held criminally responsible for the 2011 meltdown in Japan, which caused damage that could linger for generations....
13:51, 09/19/2019

Chinese parent charged in college admissions scandal arrested in Spain, to be extradited to US A woman accused of paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit has become the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery scheme, according to an indictment unsealed Tuesday....
13:51, 09/19/2019

Exclusive: Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran In an exclusive interview with CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, Zarif raised the specter of 'all-out war' in case of a US or Saudi military strike on the country....
13:51, 09/19/2019

Watch Huawei's Mate 30 event right here After all those Huawei product photos leaked over the past weeks, the company might have no surprises left in store for its Mate 30 event in Munich, Germany. Still, you can confirm all the rumored information that came out yourself by watching a live......
14:18, 09/19/2019

Foodie Monsters Eat Their Way to Friendship in This Adorable Stop-Motion Tale Nothing brings friends together like a shared meal—but what happens when one friend does all the cooking, and then the other proceeds to gobble everything down without sharing? Tsuneo Goda’s wonderful stop-motion tale Mogu & Perol digs into this dicey situation.Read more......
14:51, 09/19/2019

North Korea Has Reportedly Caught the Blockchain Fever North Korea is developing its own cryptocurrency—at least according to Alejandro Cao de Benos, a Spanish aristocrat and IT consultant who serves as a sort of international liaison for the country’s totalitarian, militaristic government.Read more......
14:51, 09/19/2019

Man sees the world in miniature after a stroke damages his brain A man perceives all objects and people as 30 per cent smaller after having a stroke, making it difficult to navigate doorways and judge his clothing size...
14:51, 09/19/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's fate uncertain after no clear winner in Israel vote After Israel's do-over election indicated no clear winner, the fate of Israel's longest-serving leader, Benjamin Netanyahu, looks uncertain.        ...
14:51, 09/19/2019

Israel election: Donald Trump proves he's the 'King of Israel' Every U.S. president, citing shared values and security commitments, has been staunchly pro-Israel; President Donald Trump more than most.        ...
14:51, 09/19/2019

Interpol detected foreign terrorist fighters in the Mediterranean Interpol said on Thursday it has detected more than a dozen suspected foreign terrorist fighters traveling across the Mediterranean during one of its coordinated maritime border operations....
14:51, 09/19/2019

What is the Mercury Prize? Who won last year? 2019 predictions The Mercury Prize 2019 takes place tonight – but what is it? And who won last year? Here we explain all, including the 2019 predictions...
14:51, 09/19/2019

The Rise and Demise of the Seleucid Empire The Seleucid Empire was a Hellenistic state that existed between the 4th and 1st centuries BC. It was established by Seleucus I Nicator ...
14:52, 09/19/2019

Indian Man Removes His Devil’s Horn A sebaceous horn, popularly known as Devil’s Horn, grew from an old Indian man’s head after an injury. ...
14:52, 09/19/2019

Mokele-mbembe: The Monster of the Congo River Mokèlé-mbèmbé is the name given to a creature believed to inhabit the upper reaches of the Congo River basin, i.e. Congo, Zambia, and Cameroon, as well as in Lake Tele (in the Republic of Congo) and its surrounding regions. This name originates from the Lingala language, and is commonly translated t...
14:52, 09/19/2019

Carving Believed to be Rare Depiction of Eleanor of Aquitaine Found in Abbey A potentially historic discovery has been made in a medieval abbey in England. During a conservation project, the head of one of England’s most powerful queens was discovered, it has been announced. ...
14:52, 09/19/2019

Germany: Far-right murder suspect linked to stabbing Iraqi Authorities said the main suspect in the murder of Walter Lübcke had likely stabbed an Iraqi refugee two years prior. Prosecutors said the far-right militant had tried to kill the refugee in a "sneak attack."...
15:17, 09/19/2019

Serbia's gig jobs gagging for a rejig Post-communist countries in Eastern Europe are part of global supply chains and the gig economy may offer a way to keep the best from leaving. But regulations are slowing efforts to slow the brain-drain. ...
15:17, 09/19/2019

Government Issues Ordinance To Ban E-Cigarettes, Vaping Devices The Government today issued an ordinance to ban e-cigarettes, making the production, import, export, transport, sale or advertisements of such "alternative" smoking devices a cognizable offence......
15:18, 09/19/2019

PM Modi To Meet Energy Majors In US To Discuss Investment Opportunities Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet executives from energy majors BP PLC and Exxon Mobil Corp in the United States next week to discuss investment opportunities, the foreign ministry said on......
15:18, 09/19/2019

PM Modi To Meet Trump On US Visit, Address UN General Assembly Session Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the United States from September 21 to September 27, during which he will meet President Donald Trump and address the annual United Nations General Assembly......
15:18, 09/19/2019

In diverse Toronto, the Raptors’ sports hijab is hailed as a win for inclusivity The head coverings, worn in public by some Muslim women, have not always been accepted by major sports organizations. Now, they are being marketed and sold by the Raptors and Nike as part of an inclusive initiative inspired by Muslim women basketball players in Toronto....
15:18, 09/19/2019

Barca join Man Utd in race for striking sensation Haaland - Euro Papers "Erling Haaland scored a hat-trick for Red Bull Salzburg this week and one Spanish newspaper revealed today that Barcelona are one of a whole host of clubs watching his progress - but that they have been tracking him for some time."...
15:51, 09/19/2019

‘3 Musketeers’ or ‘3 Stooges’? Republicans Challenging Trump May Fall in Between The three candidates, coupled with a softening economy and the president’s falling poll numbers against almost any Democrat, may offer reluctant Trump voters a way out....
15:51, 09/19/2019

Country singer Josh Turner's crew members involved in bus accident that left 1 dead, 7 injured Crew members for country singer Josh Turner were involved in a crash late Wednesday night after a show, leaving one dead and seven injured.        ...
15:51, 09/19/2019

The Downton Abbey Movie Is Exactly What It Should Be As a person who has seen barely a flicker of Downton Abbey on television, I can’t predict whether the movie spin-off–directed by Michael Engler and written by the show’s creator, Julian Fellowes–will be everything longtime fans have hoped for. But as a one-off, it’s a f...
16:17, 09/19/2019

Producer Brian Grazer Wants You to Be More Curious About Other People Brian Grazer likes to tell the story about the time he didn’t meet Vladimir Putin. Not meeting Putin is a story nearly all of us could tell, but Grazer came closer than most, right into the ante-room of the Russian President’s office, in fact. Grazer–producer and founding partner, ...
16:17, 09/19/2019

Secrets, All-Seeing Secretaries and a CIA Mission to Publish an Infamous Love Story In 1957, Boris Pasternak’s Doctor Zhivago, an epic love story set against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution, was published in Italy. The book, which chronicled a forbidden romance between a physician and his mistress, was banned in the Soviet Union for its anti-communist messages. But in ...
16:17, 09/19/2019

Automated vehicles won’t be taking truckers’ jobs anytime soon: study Truck drivers can put the brakes on their worst automation fears. Robots are not getting behind the wheel and stealing the jobs of long-haul drivers anytime soon, according to two government experts, offering a contrarian view to some of the biggest names in tech and a presidential candidate. In a s...
16:17, 09/19/2019

The Bauhaus in the Middle East: 'Tel Aviv was an oasis' Tel Aviv celebrates 100 years of homegrown Bauhaus-inspired architecture with the opening of the White City Center. Designed for White City residents and visitors, it will help preserve the area's storied architecture....
16:17, 09/19/2019

Gretchen Carlson talks 'surreal' onscreen portrayals, 'moments of protest' at Fox News Gretchen Carlson can't quite believe how life has turned out, which includes screen portrayals by Naomi Watts and Nicole Kidman.        ...
16:18, 09/19/2019

Philippines declares new polio outbreak after 19 years The Philippine health department has declared a polio outbreak in the country nearly two decades after the World Health Organization declared it to be free of the highly contagious and potentially deadly disease...
16:18, 09/19/2019

Bus crashes carrying country singer Josh Turner’s road crew Authorities in central California say a passenger bus has crashed while carrying the road crew for country and gospel singer Josh Turner, leaving one dead and seven injured. Turner and his band were not on the bus...
16:51, 09/19/2019

US Treasury yields fall after Fed cuts rates U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, after the Fed failed to signal further rate cuts this year, disappointing market expectations....
16:51, 09/19/2019

Showdown preview: The 2019 BSB season so far "Ahead of the final three rounds and The Showdown, we take a look back at what has been an action-packed 2019 season in Bennetts British Superbikes."...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Cooking Tips: Follow This Quick And Easy Tip To Refresh Soggy Chips And Make Them Crisp Again If you're looking to restore your chips' crunchiness, then we have got your back. The idea here is to evaporate the humidity in the chips by escaping the moisture content in it....
16:51, 09/19/2019

Eating Cheese May Avoid Blood Vessel Damage From High-Sodium Diet: Study A new study has now pointed at potential benefits of consuming cheese. The study has said that consuming cheese may help protect blood vessels from damage caused by a diet rich in salt....
16:51, 09/19/2019

US takes back $100 million from Afghan govt over corruption U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Washington is taking back $100 million intended for an Afghan energy infrastructure project, citing unacceptably high levels of corruption in the Afghan government...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Huawei announces Huawei Vision 4K TV with pop-up camera Who isn't making TV these days? Alongside hype for the upcoming OnePlus TV, phone-maker Huawei has also been getting in on the action with a HarmonyOS TV, the Honor Vision – and it looks like another set called the Huawei Vision is on its way too.The Huawei Vision is a 4K Ultra HD televi...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30 Pro release date, price and features The Huawei Mate 30 Pro has been officially announced, and it's arrived alongside the Huawei Mate 30.It's the Mate 30 Pro which is the more interesting of the duo, boasting a higher-resolution display, bigger battery and more advanced camera features.In total Huawei announced four new smart...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Best broadband and TV deals to get you sorted for the Champions League Our favourite time of the year has rolled back around - the return of the UEFA Champions League. You've cleared your Tuesday and Wednesday evenings for the foreseeable future, placed your bets and now you just need a way of watching it.And for those faced with the coincidence of needing new int...
16:51, 09/19/2019

The Terrible Money Advice You Should Ignore Even though many of us were taught as kids that it’s not polite to talk about money, the world is overflowing with people who want to tell you exactly what you should do with yours. From the gurus who seem to think the coffee is the root of all money problems to your neighbor who just loves to hand ...
17:34, 09/19/2019

Bond Dealers Show Little Interest in Treasury Ultra Bonds The Treasury Department wants to take advantage of falling interest rates to borrow long term, selling bonds that don’t mature for a half-century. Wall Street may not want them....
17:35, 09/19/2019

2019 India Bike Week Dates Announced One of the largest motorcycle gatherings in Asia, the sixth edition of the India Bike Week has been announced and the biker festival will take place on December 6-7, 2019 at Vagator, Goa. The Great......
17:35, 09/19/2019

Fired Senate aide claims boss demanded that he wear leprechaun outfit A former aide to an upstate legislator has filed a human rights complaint accusing his boss of ordering him to wear a leprechaun costume and pull a candy wagon in a parade, according to a report. Kris Thompson also claimed that state Sen. Daphne Jordan fired him as her chief of staff after he declin...
17:35, 09/19/2019

Study: Even short-lived solar panels can be economically viable A new study shows that, contrary to widespread belief within the solar power industry, new kinds of solar cells and panels don’t necessarily have to last for 25 to 30 years in order to be economically viable in today’s market. Rather, solar panels with initial lifetimes of as little as 10 years c...
18:00, 09/19/2019

Amazon orders 100,000 delivery vehicles from Rivian The electric vehicle startup said the first Amazon delivery vehicles are expected to be on the road in 2021. The order is part of Amazon's goal to become net carbon neutral by 2040....
18:34, 09/19/2019

'Jeopardy' fans can play this game while they drive. Experts aren't sure that's safe A Google and Amazon-backed startup believes its Jeopardy trivia app is safe for drivers to play while behind the wheel, but experts on distracted driving aren't convinced....
18:34, 09/19/2019

Fans rejoice over Beyonce's absolutely flawless new wax figure: 'PERIODT. Y'all did THAT' "Finally a Beyoncé wax figure that doesn’t look like Shakira or Scarlett Johansson," a person wrote of the new addition to Madame Tussauds London.        ...
18:34, 09/19/2019

The winner of 'America's Got Talent' Season 14 is... Judge Simon Cowell called it one of the best seasons ever and on Wednesday night, "America's Got Talent" crowned one of its most popular contestants....
18:34, 09/19/2019

How I Learned to Be a Better Doctor From My Wife’s Struggle With Alzheimer’s “Get out! Get out!” My wife, Joan, having just woken up, was screaming, and hitting out wildly at the stranger in her bed. She was in a panic, her body shaking with fright. “Get away from here. Get out!” The man she perceived as a stranger was me, her husband of more than for...
19:00, 09/19/2019

'Unidentified aerial phenomena': Leaked UFO footage genuine, Navy confirms The U.S. Navy confirmed this week that three leaked videos of unidentified flying objects were the real deal, calling them "unidentified aerial phenomena."...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Trump leans away from striking Iran: ‘How did going in Iraq work out?’ ‘ACT OF WAR,’ NOW WHAT?: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated the obvious yesterday, referring to last week’s drone and cruise missile attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure as “an act of war.” Generally speaking, any time one country deliberately targets and bombs another, it is considered an...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Buick Name Is Erased From Buicks as Sales Slip for Century-Old Marque Since 2010, Buick dealers’ lots have been filled with a mélange of G.M.-owned vehicles borrowed from Opel, Holden, Daewoo and others, with a Buick badge affixed....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Cloud company Datadog surges 50% in U.S. market debut Shares of Datadog Inc, a data analytics and cloud monitoring company, surged nearly 50% in their market debut, after pricing its initial public offering above expectations....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Huawei talks up own apps with Mate 30 challenge to Apple, Samsung Huawei [HWT.UL] unveiled its new smartphones to challenge Apple's iPhone 11 on Thursday, talking up slick design and best-in-class features while playing down concerns about the lack of access to Google's popular apps....
19:34, 09/19/2019

India's Eros Now ties up with Microsoft's Azure platform India's Eros Now said on Thursday it is tying up with Microsoft's Azure cloud platform to host and stream its digital video offerings, in a boost to the U.S. software giant's push to expand in the Indian market....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Huawei seeks to upstage Apple with Mate 30 smartphone launch Huawei [HWT.UL] launched its Mate 30 range of smartphones on Thursday, saying its cameras were superior, its wraparound screen brighter and its dimensions more compact than Apple's iPhone 11 Pro Max launched last week....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Sweden's SKF to shift automation into higher gear as markets flag Swedish engineering company SKF aims to use a demand slowdown to its advantage, its chief executive said, stepping up an automation program that has already sent capital expenditure soaring....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Boris Johnson’s Brexit Gamble Might Take the U.K. Back to Square One Newly selected British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stormed into 10 Downing Street this past summer vowing to do the impossible: secure a better deal from Brussels than the one offered to his predecessor Theresa May. Johnson threatened to pull the U.K. out of the E.U. on Oct. 31 should that deal not...
19:34, 09/19/2019

Tips For Playing The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening Link’s Awakening is not a challenging game, but it can be a little abstruse. Originally released for the Game Boy in 1993 and overhauled for Switch in a delightful remake that’s out this week, the fourth Zelda is full of secrets, mysteries, and weird quirks to discover. Here are some tips to help yo...
19:34, 09/19/2019

Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awake Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening. Join us in the chat for this brief stream!...
19:34, 09/19/2019

I Have Had It With Games That Always Send Me On Detours I don’t trust waypoints anymore. You know, those little icons on video game maps that show you where your goal is? They’re filthy liars, and I wouldn’t trust them with my coffee money....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite: The Kotaku Review The Nintendo Switch Lite is one of the finest handheld gaming devices I’ve ever used. It’s sturdy, stylish, and comfortable. It launches with a library that’s already over 2,500 games strong. If all you’re looking for from the Nintendo Switch is personal, portable play, it’s perfect. But is that all...
19:34, 09/19/2019

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening: The Kotaku Review The best feeling you can possibly feel while playing a video game is the act of swinging a sword in Zelda. I came to this conclusion recently, while playing the new remake of Link’s Awakening and trying to pinpoint exactly what it is that makes me love Zelda games so much. The answer, I think, is th...
19:34, 09/19/2019

Taiwan just lost its biggest ally in the Pacific to China, and the US may retaliate Associated Press The Solomon Islands switched diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to Beijing this week, leaving Taiwan with just 16 official allies. The Solomons was Taiwan's largest remaining ally in the Pacific, and the change may draw a response from the US. Visit Business Insider's homepage for ...
19:34, 09/19/2019

The 10 most popular hair brushes—and which one is right for you — Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s...       ...
20:01, 09/19/2019

Prince Harry receives an apology from BBC for publishing ‘race traitor’ image that depicted his assassination The BBC has apologized to Prince Harry after the British network published an image from a neo-Nazi social media group that labeled the royal a “race traitor” for his marriage to Meghan Markle....
20:01, 09/19/2019

Here’s an easy way to find out how much money you’ve wasted on Amazon Amazon, our favorite online shopping mall, has slowly but surely turned us into a meticulously controlled herd of online shopping addicts. So much so, that we’re even willing to pay the behemoth $119 per year for the ‘full’ shopping experience. These Prime members, over 100 million in total in the U...
20:35, 09/19/2019

Google supercharges its mobile payment app in India with WeChat-style mini apps Google is officially embracing the super-app strategy popularized by WeChat and Go-Jek, with its Google Pay app in India. The internet giant is launching its new Spot platform, powered by its popular digital payments service. It allows businesses and merchants to create branded experiences that are ...
20:35, 09/19/2019

Huawei launches Mate 30 Pro with quad-camera system and waterfall display Huawei launched its new flagship, the Mate 30 Pro, today in Munich. The device features a waterfall display and quad-camera setup on the back with a huge 40-megapixel primary sensor. The Chinese manufacturer’s latest offering has a 6.53-inch full HD+ flex OLED ‘horizon’ display with curves at an 88-...
20:35, 09/19/2019

What does Purdue Pharma's bankruptcy filing actually mean? What cases is Purdue caught up in and who else is involved and what happens next? Here’s what you need to knowPurdue Pharma, the maker of the controversial prescription painkiller OxyContin, has filed for bankruptcy in federal court. The move is part of a tentative agreement it says will provide $10...
20:35, 09/19/2019

Jeffrey Dean Morgan to star in adaptation of James Herbert's Shrine Everyone’s favorite foul-mouthed head-smasher from The Walking Dead is signing on to another spooky story, with Deadline saying that Jeffrey Dean Morgan will be starring in an adaptation of James Herbert’s Shrine. The original book is about a disgraced journalist who thinks he can save his career af...
20:35, 09/19/2019

WeWork umbrella locks office door in apparent protest move It’s been a hell of a week for workspace-sharing business WeWork. Yesterday, amidst ongoing financial worries, the Wall Street Journal ran a profile of CEO Adam Neumann that included unflattering highlights like a 2016 meeting in which a discussion of cost-cutting lay-offs was capped off with a spec...
20:35, 09/19/2019

American Horror Story is fun again with 1984 Maybe it’s a sign of our dark times that a show that involves so much s’more-side bloodshed can seem like light TV. Or maybe it’s just the fact that after the last two seasons of American Horror Story reminded its viewers, with increasingly less subtlety, that they were already living in the darkest...
20:35, 09/19/2019

How to Tell Someone to Get Off Their Phone Smartphone addiction is real. According to a log of my screen time, in the last seven days, I spent three hours and 15 minutes a day on my iPhone (and over 22 hours in total last week—almost an entire day). And I’m not alone. Our social media producer, Tim, spent three hours and 36 minutes a day on ...
20:35, 09/19/2019

Accent Your Home With 10 Feet of Philips Hue Lightstrips For $52 The great thing about Philips Hue is that your fancy lighting profiles aren’t limited to standard bulbs; the Hue LighStrip Plus lets you to stick a rope of color-changing, Wi-Fi connected lights anywhere in your house....
20:35, 09/19/2019

Marina Abramovic in Belgrade: A long-awaited homecoming With her retrospective show "The Cleaner" having its symbolic climax in the city where her career began, the celebrated performance artist is exhibiting in her hometown for the first time in nearly 50 years....
20:35, 09/19/2019

Rambo: Last Blood review – Stallone storms Mexico in a laughable Trumpian fantasy The grizzled warrior dusts off his crossbow to take revenge on sex traffickers in a creaking, cringeworthy fifth instalment This massively enlarged prostate of a film can only make you wince with its badly acted geronto-ultraviolence, its Trumpian fantasies of Mexican rapists and hilariously insecur...
21:00, 09/19/2019

'It's one big earworm': readers' picks of the best albums this century After we published our list of the greatest albums this century, we asked for your own suggestions – from dark R&B to revolutionary drum’n’bassRead what the Guardian’s music critics opted forAlexis Petridis on why our No 1 is our No 1‘The score to the best film noir never made’: dylan37 Continue rea...
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Prague to resurrect forgotten land in the shadow of its spires Known as the city of a hundred spires, Prague's gothic cathedrals, cobblestone streets and hilltop castle towering over the river create a picture-perfect tourist dream....
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Eric Garner's Mother Shares Heart-Wrenching Testimony on Police Brutality Speaking before the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, Gwen Carr, the mother of Eric Garner, spoke passionately about her late son and the officer who killed him with a chokehold in 2014. In her statement, Carr emphasized how the lack accountability of the officer and NYPD tore through her fami...
21:00, 09/19/2019

NASA couldn’t find India’s crashed Moon lander, and hope is fading fast It’s now been nearly two full weeks since India’s lunar lander, Chandrayaan-2, went quiet moments before what was supposed to be a soft landing on the Moon. Rather than gracefully gliding to a halt, the spacecraft crashed, and its handlers back on Earth haven’t been able to establi...
22:17, 09/19/2019

Apple launches iOS 13, watchOS 6, and Apple Arcade Apple's Craig Federighi unveils iOS 13 at WWDC 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica) Apple has begun pushing iOS 13 and watchOS 6 to supported iPhones and Apple Watches. Both updates bring substantial changes—especially iOS 13—and mark the beginning of a new annual update cycle. While it may t...
22:18, 09/19/2019

Gary Lineker says he is 'negotiating pay' with the BBC amid salary cut speculation Former footballer and BBC host Gary Lineker has confirmed he is in "negotiations" with the broadcaster amid reports he has volunteered to take a pay cut....
22:18, 09/19/2019

Samantha Cameron speaks out on impact of Brexit on friendship with Michael Gove and Sarah Vine Samantha Cameron has spoken out on national television about the impact Brexit had on her and husband David's now-fractured friendship with Michael Gove and Sarah Vine....
22:18, 09/19/2019

Jodie Chesney murder trial: Girl scout stabbed to death by dealers after friend bought cannabis from rival suppliers, court told Girl Scout Jodie Chesney was stabbed to death by dealers after her friend bought cannabis from a rival rather than their new batch of the drug, a court has heard....
22:18, 09/19/2019

Herod the Great: A Biblical Tyrant But An Able Protector of Judaea Herod the Great was a Roman client king of Judaea (known also as the Herodian kingdom) who lived during the 1st century BC. He was also the founder of the Herodian dynasty, whose members, like Herod himself, served as Roman client kings.  ...
22:20, 09/19/2019

Macanese driver Leong joins Sochi F3 finale with Jenzer team Jenzer's tally of FIA Formula 3 drivers has reached six as Hon Chio 'Charles' Leong has joined Red Bull, Honda Formula 1 junior Yuki Tsunoda and Andreas Estner at Sochi...
22:20, 09/19/2019

Ricciardo: Vettel only needs one F1 race to rebound from slump Daniel Ricciardo says his former Red Bull Formula 1 team-mate Sebastian Vettel will only need one strong race to bounce back from his difficult 2019 season with Ferrari...
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Ferrari unveils new Formula 1 nose design for Singapore GP Ferrari has unveiled a new nosecone design for the Singapore Grand Prix, as the team chases low-speed performance in its endeavour to continue its streak of Formula 1 victories....
22:20, 09/19/2019

Ferrari backs Giovinazzi as Hulkenberg is linked with Alfa Romeo Mattia Binotto says Alfa Romeo driver Antonio Giovinazzi needs to feel the "confidence" of Ferrari, amid speculation over his Formula 1 future and Nico Hulkenberg's emergence as a free agent...
22:20, 09/19/2019

Tropical moisture late this weekend! TUCSON – Isolated to scattered storms this afternoon east and southeast of Tucson with a better opportunity by the end of the weekend as moisture from Hurricane Lorena moves into the Southwest! Today: Warm with some isolated storms possible. High: 97° Tonight: Mostly clear and comfortable. Lo...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Southwestern Communities Coalition forms, receives mixed response BENSON, Ariz. – Residents, community leaders and businesses announced the formation of the Southwestern Communities Coalition. The group is made up of ranchers, farmers, residents, and others. Washington, D.C. based attorney Lanny Davis, speaking on behalf of the coalition, said that the group...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Memorable class of 2019 for Pima County Sports Hall of Fame TUCSON – The Pima County Sports Hall of Fame has introduced its class of 2019: -Sean Harris (U of A and Tucson High Football) -Marcus Titus (U of A and Flowing Wells High swimming) -Abdi Abdirahman (Pima College, U of A & Olympic runner) -Ian Kinsler (CDO grad and Major League Baseball player)...
22:21, 09/19/2019

A common numbing medication turned a woman’s blood blue NBC — A 25-year-old woman in Rhode Island gave new meaning to the phrase “feeling blue” when she developed a rare and sometimes fatal condition called methemoglobinemia that turned her blood a deep shade of navy blue. The woman, whose case was described Wednesday in the New England Journal of ...
22:21, 09/19/2019

City of Tucson: Recycling switching to every other week starting Sept. 30 TUCSON – The City of Tucson will change residential recycling collection form every week to every other week beginning Sept. 30. The day of the week for collection will not change. There will be no changes to trash collection. According to the city,  the market for recycling commodities has dropped ...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Special PJs for special kids (WBIR) For the past year, Martha Sileno has watched her 4-year-old son receive treatment in a diaper. Noah was diagnosed with B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital last summer. He’s a fighter, but cannot stand the hospital gowns. “The gowns were ...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Trump names Robert O’Brien as new national security adviser President Donald Trump on Wednesday named Robert O’Brien, a State Department official who has specialized in hostage issues, as his new national security adviser. “I have worked long & hard with Robert,” Trump tweeted. “He will do a great job!” O’Brien will replace John Bolton, whom Tru...
22:21, 09/19/2019

You can get paid $1,300 if you watch 13 Stephen King movies by Halloween This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Bill Skarsgard as Pennywise in New Line Cinema’s horror thriller “It: Chapter 2.” (Warner Bros. Pictures via AP) Do you like Stephen King’s movies? If so, then this challenge is for you. USDish.com is paying one lucky person $1,300 to wa...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Vaping Illnesses Increase to 530 Probable Cases, C.D.C. Says More than three-fourths of those sickened are male, health officials said, and half are under 25. Some of the illnesses are so severe that the C.D.C. says it expects more deaths....
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The Fed may have just extended the bull market What Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell described this week is a fairly ideal environment for stock investors.       ...
23:00, 09/19/2019

GM promises UAW 5,400 jobs, $7B in US investment: What it means GM's offer to the UAW for $7 billion in U.S. investments and 5,400 jobs has some nuance that the union might not like.       ...
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Kobe Bryant talks investing Ex-NBA star Kobe Bryant, now a business executive, and Jeff Stibel, both co founders of Bryant Stibel, talk investing.       ...
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‘Pastafarian’ pastor leads opening prayer before Alaska government meeting A “Pastafarian” pastor on Tuesday gave an opening prayer on behalf of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster before a local government meeting in Alaska while wearing a colander on his head.  ...
23:00, 09/19/2019

Troy Aikman says NFL officiating issues are ‘maddening’ and ‘nauseating’ "At a time when the league and sport is trying to do all that it can to get the calls right, there’s more controversy than there’s ever been before," the Hall of Famer said....
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Bus carrying singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashes, 1 dead A tour bus carrying members of the road crew for country singer Josh Turner plunged off a cliff in central California, killing one person and injuring seven others, authorities said Thursday....
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