WORLDD.NEWS: Breaking News, World News, US News 13:34, 09/11/2019

The Obamas Want ‘Higher Ground.’ Someone Got There First.

Hanisya Massey’s computer training firm is coming up against the former first couple’s similarly named production company. Sorting it out could take years....

The Obamas Want ‘Higher Ground.’ Someone Got There First.

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Dow, stocks edge higher Tuesday, regaining some lost ground The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq regained some ground in morning trading Tuesday following Monday's decline from the escalating U.S.-China trade war.        ...
19:34, 05/14/2019

Fiji PM rebuffs 'move to higher ground' advice as Australia frets over climate Fiji's prime minister hit back on Wednesday at remarks by an Australian politician that Fijians should seek higher ground in response to rising seas, backed up by a poll showing Australian voters see global warming as their top threat....
12:34, 05/08/2019

This Louisiana town is moving to higher ground as taxpayers foot the bill for growing climate crisis Residents of Pecan Acres are some of America's first climate refugees. The plan to move them could become a blueprint for other endangered towns....
18:34, 04/28/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks hold ground, FX gains ground against tepid dollar A Latin American stocks benchmark held ground on Friday, while currencies in Latin America broadly firmed against a tepid dollar, as investors' exposure towards riskier assets ticked up amid rising hopes of a U.S.-China trade deal. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said there had been "const...
06:34, 05/11/2019

Why You Should Add Ground Pork to Lean Ground Beef Besides stubbing my toe, nothing enrages me quite like accidentally buying a low-fat version of a product I love. I still haven’t forgiven myself for the Low-Fat Sour Cream Incident of 2016, and I don’t know that I ever will. A similar rage almost overtook me recently when I grabbed a package of ext...
22:00, 04/29/2019

The Obamas must have something to say about bad movies, because they're getting into podcasting Having already conquered Netflix and the Hot R&B Billboard chart, Barack and Michelle Obama are taking their considerable amount of cultural cachet over to the podcast business. This comes from Billboard, which says the Obamas have signed an exclusive multi-year deal with Spotify through their H...
01:51, 06/07/2019

Here are the projects the Obamas are working on for Netflix Michelle and Barack Obama's Higher Ground Productions has unveiled its initial slate of projects for Netflix, and they are as wide-ranging as had been promised....
21:17, 04/30/2019

Obamas announce first slate of Netflix projects The Netflix-based production company founded by former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday announced a slate of new projects to be released over the next several years....
21:00, 04/30/2019

Streaming: Netflix and the Obamas raise the stakes Netflix gears up for awards season with a Sundance winner backed by Michelle and Barack Obama’s production companyAs if it weren’t aiming to subsume the cinema market in other ways, Netflix now seems to be mirroring its seasonal release patterns as well. As in the blockbuster-crammed multiplexes, th...
16:00, 08/17/2019

Obamas Strike Podcasting Deal With Spotify Spotify struck a deal for Higher Ground, the entertainment-production company started by Barack and Michelle Obama, to develop and produce podcasts that will be available only on the streaming service....
23:34, 06/06/2019

Obamas unveil slate of series, documentaries for Netflix Barack and Michelle Obama have unveiled a slate of projects in development for Netflix, a year after the former president and first lady signed a deal with the streaming platform...
18:51, 04/30/2019

American Factory review – a sobering documentary by the Obamas This first film in their post-White House careers is an absorbing study of the culture clash in a Chinese-run Ohio car plant‘There is no magic wand to bring back jobs,” said US president Barack Obama in 2016. Now he has returned to this sombre realist theme with the first documentary feature in his ...
16:00, 08/15/2019

The Obamas and Netflix Just Revealed the Shows and Films They’re Working On Former President Barack Obama has a multiyear deal with Netflix in which he and the former first lady, Michelle Obama, will produce shows and films for the streaming service....
21:17, 04/30/2019

The Obamas' production company unveils its first Netflix projects The production company from President and Mrs. Obama, Higher Ground, has unveiled its first lineup of Netflix shows roughly a year after forging a deal with the streaming giant. The initial seven-show catalog will take "several years" to arrive, but......
00:17, 05/01/2019

Spotify signs the Obamas to an exclusive podcast deal If it wasn't already clear by now, Spotify is betting big on podcasting and it's landed another huge catch with its latest deal. Higher Ground, President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama's production company, will create exclusive podcasts for the str......
22:51, 06/06/2019

Obamas producing Netflix project critical of Trump As former US president Barack and his wife Michelle Obama unveil plans for a Netflix series critical of the country's current government, here's a look at other on-screen portrayals of American politics....
14:51, 05/02/2019

Obamas jump into booming podcast business with Spotify partnership Former U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle entered the booming podcast business on Thursday, announcing a multi-year partnership with streaming service Spotify to produce a series of exclusive podcasts....
21:00, 06/06/2019

Trump's pick for Fed board says he regrets joke about Obamas: 'I shouldn't have said it' President Trump Federal Reserve Board pick Stephen Moore on Tuesday expressed regret for comments he made in 2016 regarding the Obamas leaving the White House, as doubt lingers over his nomination....
11:00, 05/02/2019

The Obamas' first film: will American Factory be the biggest documentary of 2019? Produced for Netflix, this moving film reveals what happened when a Chinese company rescued a US factory – and ignited a fight for workers’ rights. We meet its makersAt the end of 2014, a Chinese billionaire named Cao Dewang bought the General Motors factory in Dayton, Ohio. His plan was to turn the...
17:34, 08/16/2019

Obamas make their Hollywood movie debut with 'American Factory' Barack and Michelle Obama made their Hollywood debut on Wednesday with a documentary set in industrial Ohio that film reviewers are calling compelling and timely....
22:34, 08/21/2019

Marijuana usage among Americans getting higher and higher: study America’s gone to pot, with the number of marijuana smokers spiking dramatically— even in states where it’s illegal — in recent years, a new study shows. The number of folks who admitted to monthly weed use in states where the drug isn’t allowed recreationally has soared 33 percent since...
00:34, 08/06/2019

Obamas placed an offer on 'mega-expensive' estate in Martha's Vineyard: report Former President Obama and his wife, Michelle, reportedly made an offer on a 29-acre estate in Martha's Vineyard after renting it from Boston Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck over the summer....
22:34, 08/22/2019

The Obamas announce their Netflix slate: Documentaries, historical series and veggies President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama's production company announced a long list of projects that will be hitting Netflix over the next few years including films, TV series, documentaries and children's programming.        ...
00:51, 05/01/2019

Power couple who sold DC home to Obamas buys $9M Brooklyn townhouse Political power couple Joe Lockhart and Giovanna Gray Lockhart have presidential taste when it comes to homes. After selling their Washington, DC, home to the Obamas for $8.1 million in 2017 — the couple had previously rented it to the ex-White House residents — they’ve closed on a...
20:00, 06/18/2019

The first film from the Obamas’ production company is fantastic; here's what to expect next 'American Factory,' an outstanding first film from Barack and Michelle Obama's Higher Ground Productions, has hit Netflix.        ...
06:34, 08/22/2019

The Obamas' Friendship With the Clooneys Goes Way Back: All the Fundraising, Bonding and Basketball That Led to Lake Como "Clooney is my freebie," Michelle Obama said on Jimmy Kimmel Live last year, echoing the result of many heartfelt conversations that have occurred between spouses all over the world.......
12:34, 06/27/2019

Obamas' Netflix slate features period drama, family show about vegetables Barack and Michelle Obama's production company on Tuesday unveiled a wide-ranging slate of programming it will supply to Netflix Inc, including a period drama set in the fashion world and a biopic about Frederick Douglass....
21:00, 04/30/2019

Obamas Tackle Trump’s Promises to the Rust Belt in Their 1st Netflix Offering, American Factory Shots fired. That’s the take among reviewers of the Obamas’ first foray into TV production, which looks at the promise to America’s Rust Belt unfulfilled by the Trump administration....
02:34, 08/21/2019

Post-Presidential Flex: New Netflix Producers the Obamas Unsuccessfully Woo Will Smith, but May Have Sealed a Deal With Denzel You win some, you lose some; that’s the lesson the Obamas are learning as newly minted producers for Netflix. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the dynamic duo has been moving full-throttle into their Hollywood hustle via their Higher Ground productions, already set to release the documentary Ame...
03:00, 08/09/2019

Joe Biden tells Stephen Colbert the Obamas would make great running mates, Supreme Court justices For a lot of voters, the question of which Democratic candidate to vote for instead of Donald Trump will be an academic one. In the sense that at least he or she will not have been behind a fraudulent academic institution scam, nor will he or she appoint a discriminatory dilettante grifter to overse...
18:51, 09/05/2019

WHO says it could use more U.S. help on the ground in Ebola fight The United States could bolster the battle against the Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo by allowing more of its experts to travel to the outbreak zone, a senior World Health Organization (WHO) official said on Friday....
02:34, 07/27/2019

Eyes in the Sky Help Farmers on the Ground Aerial imaging companies using high-resolution cameras and artificial intelligence data analysis are giving the agricultural community a high-tech boost....
11:35, 09/18/2019

Can a Kung Fu Musical Get (Way) Off the Ground? “Dragon Spring Phoenix Rise,” the unlikely offspring of a Chinese-American opera impresario and the writers of “Kung Fu Panda” — with songs by Sia — aims to show just how high the Shed can fly....
12:00, 06/19/2019

9-11 first responders finally get their own tribute at Ground Zero About 17 and a half years after the 9/11 terror attack on the World Trade Center, first responders are finally getting their own tribute at the Memorial Plaza on the Ground Zero site....
18:00, 05/31/2019

AOC actually sees ‘common ground’ with GOP on these 3 issues Alexandria Ocasio-Compromise? AOC offered an olive branch late Friday night to Republicans, saying she’d work with them on reducing US involvement in military conflicts and other issues. “Common ground I find with (some) GOP,” tweeted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. “Ending ne...
21:51, 08/03/2019

These Two S&P E-mini Recommendations Covered a LOT of Ground The first half of May 2019 saw a large dip in the S&P 500 – watch this Chart of the Day to see exactly how our recommendations had Flash subscribers prepared....
21:17, 05/15/2019

Lumber Liquidators: Get in on the Ground Floor Flooring retailer Lumber Liquidators suffers from negative sentiment four years after a scandal and is being pinched by tariffs on Chinese imports, but its shares are too cheap to ignore....
20:34, 08/15/2019

Ground Zero homeless man moved away by cops The homeless man who set up camp in a cardboard shanty near Ground Zero was ordered to move Wednesday by police officers, who also gave him some cash “to get something nice to eat.” About eight cops evicted homeless man James Eve, 43, from his spot in the shadow of the World Trade Center...
06:34, 05/23/2019

FedEx to End Ground Deliveries for Amazon FedEx said it was ending its contract to deliver Amazon.com packages through its ground network, essentially severing ties with one of the world’s biggest shippers....
15:34, 08/07/2019

Anthony Joshua is on dangerous ground The lessons of heavyweight history tell Matt Christie that Anthony Joshua has got a mountain to climb in the rematch with Andy Ruiz Jnr The post Anthony Joshua is on dangerous ground appeared first on Boxing News....
20:34, 08/05/2019

| Woman umpire breaks new ground in men's ODI Australia's Claire Polosak said it was a "special day" as she made history in becoming the first female umpire to stand in a men's one-day international....
07:51, 04/29/2019

Tornado on ground in Kansas City area The National Weather Service office in Kansas City says a large and dangerous tornado is on the ground on the western edge of Kansas City, Kansas, and the NWS is telling residents to take shelter now. (May 28)        ...
04:34, 05/29/2019

Yankees, Red Sox ready to take rivalry to new ground in London The next chapter in one of the most heated rivalries in professional sport will be written next week in London when the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox play the first two Major League Baseball games in Europe....
03:00, 06/18/2019

Why Some Trucks Have Those Extra Wheels That Don't Always Touch The Ground Ever notice that some big trucks sometimes have random-looking extra tires attached to them that seem to be pointlessly floating? Those aren’t spares and they’re not for decoration, even when they’re mounted on the top of the truck....
03:17, 09/10/2019

| From Kylemore to Springboks: Jantjies keeps feet on the ground Herschel Jantjies has rocketed into the South African spotlight, but his father believes he has his feet firmly on the ground. Lloyd Burnard reports....
17:17, 08/01/2019

CDU, AfD find common ground in 18 towns, report says Members of Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU have been found cooperating with the far-right AfD in at least 18 cases. Merkel has promised serious consequences should members of her party work the far-right populists....
01:34, 09/12/2019

FedEx to end ground-delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
17:00, 08/07/2019

Ex-Nazi rally ground to be renovated in Nuremberg More funding has been pledged for repairs to the site where Hitler propagated his murderous ideology and paraded his forces. Each year, 300,000 people visit the site's adjacent Documentation Center on Nazi crimes....
18:00, 05/06/2019

De Blasio blasted over homeless man living near Ground Zero Tourists and New Yorkers around Ground Zero are getting a fresh look at how Mayor de Blasio is handling the homelessness crisis — and they don't like what they see....
23:51, 05/22/2019

Hurricane Dorian: Nobody knows how many lived - and died - at Ground Zero Our helicopter pilot banked sharply to the right so that I could see the ground beneath us, but I couldn't see any ground - just a mass of splintered wood and rubble, huge piles of it....
12:00, 09/09/2019

AOC says she finds 'common ground' with some in GOP -- then slams Liz Cheney Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Friday that she finds “common ground” with some members of the Republican Party -- but criticized the GOP for becoming a “political mob.”...
01:51, 08/04/2019

Jury finds Fla. man guilty who used 'stand your ground' A jury has found a Florida man guilty of manslaughter after he initially used the state's "stand your ground' law as his defense for fatal shooting last summer....
20:00, 08/25/2019

U.S. Stocks Regain Ground, Yuan Stabilizes Major indexes closed higher, recouping some of their losses after China’s central bank signaled it wouldn’t let the yuan fall much further. That steadied a stock market that has been slammed by escalating trade tensions....
23:00, 08/06/2019

Keeping your head in the cloud, but your feet on the ground We are all more than familiar with the benefits that the cloud brings to our lives outside of work – we no longer have hundreds of CDs filling our bookshelves, we use on demand streaming services to listen to music, which means we can be a fickle with our music tastes without worrying about w...
13:17, 05/10/2019

Joe Biden won last night. He just has to stand his ground tonight You'll probably never see John Delaney on a presidential debate stage ever again. He doesn't have a single qualifying poll for the September debates or even half of the unique donor count requirement. But in effect, he sacrificed himself for the future of the Democratic Party last night with his lin...
02:51, 08/01/2019

Beyond Meat will start making 'ground beef' Beyond Meat is taking a new shape. The alternative meat maker is debuting a plant-based "ground beef," which marbleizes and tenderizes just like the real thing....
05:17, 06/18/2019

Seven Great Camp Chairs to Get Your Butt Off the Ground Let’s get something straight: gone are the days when a camp chair was a cheap $10 item you snagged from the bargain bin at the grocery store before heading to the mountains for your camping trip. Now, camp chairs have personality and flare, offering up unique features at a variety of prices. Sure, y...
05:34, 08/21/2019

6 ground rules for health tech startups Strict regulation, complex systems, and long times to market all make health tech a challenging field for startups. Here's how you can you beat the odds.Read More...
19:51, 07/07/2019

Delta says the next big battle between airlines will take place on the ground Delta says the next big area of competition in air travel is not in the passenger cabin but in the airport experience. Biometric screening at security, remodeling of terminals and the addition of tiered lounges are remaking the ground experience....
16:17, 07/22/2019

US calls for German ground troops in Syria A top US diplomat has formally asked Germany to send troops to Syria to help fight the terrorist militia Islamic State. James Jeffrey said allies needed to provide technical support for the Kurdish-led opposition....
07:00, 07/07/2019

No "Boots On The Ground" In Iran Dispute, Says Trump U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he was "not talking boots on the ground" should he take military action against Iran and that he had "unlimited time" to try to forge an agreement......
02:00, 06/27/2019

FROM THE FIELD: Rebuilding Yemen’s future from the ground up The ongoing conflict in Yemen has had a devastating impact on the Gulf country and while UN agencies continue to meet the immediate humanitarian needs of the Yemeni people, at least one UN agency has already begun planning for a future without war....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Pompeo finds little common ground in discussions in Sochi Mike Pompeo’s first trip to Russia as U.S. secretary of state represented a remarkable new attempt by the Trump administration to find fresh footing in its most politically treacherous international relationship....
02:34, 05/15/2019

FedEx won't renew its deal for Amazon ground deliveries FedEx is still busy cutting its ties with Amazon. The courier company has declined to renew its contract for Amazon ground deliveries when it expires at the end of August, leaving just an international delivery contract between the two. FedEx isn't s......
17:00, 08/07/2019

'Move to high ground!': Devastating floods to hit Mozambique People are being told to move to higher ground as flooding rages in northern Mozambique, which has been battered by Cyclone Kenneth over the last three days....
00:34, 04/29/2019

Emu takes flight on California freeway before officers run it to ground Bird apprehended after brief chase on US 99 near FresnoOfficers unsure if escapee came from farm or moving vehicleAuthorities in California captured an emu which led officers on a chase down a highway.The Fresno Bee reported on Friday that the bird was apprehended following a brief pursuit by office...
00:00, 09/15/2019

Mourners remember 9/11 victims at Ground Zero on 18th anniversary Family members of the nearly 3,000 victims of 9/11 once again gathered Wednesday at the Ground Zero memorial site to mark the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. Hundreds, including uniformed members of the NYPD, FDNY and Port Authority, turned out for the somber annual ceremony ...
16:00, 09/11/2019

Stubborn dog who lay on ground and refused to walk becomes internet sensation A dog who lay in the middle of a New York pavement and refused to keep walking has become an overnight sensation after an onlooker shared a video of the stubborn pooch....
19:00, 08/06/2019

‘Large and dangerous tornado’ on ground near Trotwood, Ohio TROTWOOD, Ohio (AP) — National Weather Service confirms that a “large and dangerous tornado” is on the ground near Trotwood, Ohio. The service tweeted late Sunday that the situation was extremely dangerous and for residents in northern Montgomery County to take cover. It later tweeted th...
10:34, 05/28/2019

Ground Zero responder: Luis Alvarez deserves a key to the city A Ground Zero worker on Monday called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to honor the late Luis Alvarez with a key to the city for his emotional plea on Capitol Hill to replenish the fund for 9/11 victims. “In 2015, when we got (the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund legislation) passed and two year...
21:17, 07/01/2019

Lyft exec riffs on ground-breaking research in AI At Transform 2019, Gil Arditi ripped through example after example of recent research that's propelled head-turning advances in AI and machine learning.Read More...
03:17, 08/05/2019

Syrian ground troops capture rebel enclave Syrian troops have pushed their way into a northwestern rebel-held enclave, clashing with insurgents and capturing a strategically located village at the southern edge...
19:51, 05/08/2019

Oil prices regain ground after plunge on Trump's tariff vow Oil prices rose around 2% on Friday, regaining ground after their biggest falls in years on U.S. President Donald Trump's vow to impose more tariffs on Chinese imports....
14:17, 08/02/2019

EU holds ground on Brexit after PM May announces resignation: Commission The European Union's position on the terms of Britain's exit from the bloc has not changed despite British Prime Minister Theresa May announcing her June 7 resignation earlier on Friday, Commission spokeswoman Mina Andreeva said....
15:00, 05/24/2019

FedEx ends ground delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
21:34, 08/07/2019

Florida man using ‘stand your ground’ defense convicted of manslaughter A white Florida man who told detectives he had a “pet peeve” about illegal parking in handicapped spots was convicted late Friday of manslaughter for the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man outside a convenience store. Six jurors deliberated for six hours before convicting Michael Drejka for the ...
10:34, 08/24/2019

The unlikely congresswoman: Debbie Lesko hits the ground running If you had asked Rep. Debbie Lesko of Arizona 20 years ago if she would ever serve in the House of Representatives, when she was just starting out as a volunteer for the GOP in Glendale, she would have said no....
05:18, 09/13/2019

US Man Guilty Of Manslaughter In Test Of 'Stand Your Ground' Law: Reports A Florida man has been convicted of manslaughter for a fatal shooting during an argument about a parking spot, local media reported on Saturday, in a case that made headlines when police initially......
02:00, 08/25/2019

Historic 125-year-old church mysteriously burns to the ground A Roman Catholic church that stood in Texas for more than century mysteriously burned to the ground this week — with insurance adjusters placing the damages at $3 to $4 million, according to a report. The 125-year-old Church of Visitation in Westphalia caught fire on Monday morning, just as co...
07:51, 07/31/2019

Ask the Captain: Is there a speed limit for planes taxiing on the ground? Some airports have speed limits but more often airplanes will have a limitation in the flight manual for maximum taxi speeds.        ...
08:00, 05/18/2019

Nursing Homes Are a Breeding Ground for a Fatal Fungus Drug-resistant germs, including Candida auris, prey on severely ill patients in skilled nursing facilities, a problem sometimes amplified by poor care and low staffing....
14:34, 09/12/2019

Kyriakos Mitsotakis: the new Greek PM hits the ground running New Democracy leader appoints cabinet of established politicians, technocrats and reformers to lead first post-bailout government It’s been barely a week but Greece’s new prime minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, has hit the ground running. Assuming power on Monday, the New Democracy leader announced pa...
06:34, 07/13/2019

New Navy air-to-ground missile destroys air defenses from 120 miles The Navy is fast-tracking a new air-to-ground missile engineered to destroy enemy air defenses from farther distances than existing weapons and succeed in hitting radar systems after they are shut down by adversaries....
15:34, 07/11/2019

Trump said he was 'down there' at Ground Zero after the 9/11 attacks, but there's no evidence he was ever closer than a few blocks away Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP President Donald Trump signed the bipartisan 9/11 Victim Compensation bill into law at a White House ceremony on Monday morning, permanently replenishing the fund that aids first responders and their families who suffered in the September 11, 2001 attacks and the years after....
20:17, 07/30/2019

How hard would it be to correct the slope of Lord’s cricket ground? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsDuring the incredible Cricket World Cup final on Sunday, TV commentators repeatedly referred to the slope of the Lord’s ground. Why don’t they jus...
13:51, 07/16/2019

Lyon lose ground on leaders PSG after draw with Bordeaux "Olympique Lyonnais fell two points behind Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to Girondins de Bordeaux on Saturday."...
03:51, 09/01/2019

India's Modi will need to hit the ground running with economy, Pakistan From a shortage of job opportunities and a stuttering economy to tense ties with old foe Pakistan, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will face a host of challenges after winning a big majority on Thursday....
13:51, 05/23/2019

A Breeding Ground for a Fatal Scourge: Nursing Homes Drug-resistant germs, including Candida auris, prey on severely ill patients in skilled nursing facilities, a problem sometimes amplified by poor care and low staffing....
02:34, 09/12/2019

Syria: Germany rejects US demand for ground troops US representatives had requested Germany increase their military presence in Syria as the US plans to move its own troops out of Syria in the near future....
16:34, 07/08/2019

FedEx Ground to deliver on Sundays starting in 2020 FedEx Ground will begin delivering seven days a week for most of the U.S. starting in January 2020, the company announced Thursday.        ...
02:51, 05/31/2019

Oil prices regain little ground lost in previous session Oil prices on Wednesday regained little ground lost in the previous session, weighed down by industry data suggesting U.S. crude inventories fell less than expected....
11:17, 07/17/2019

'I agree with AOC': Ted Cruz and congresswoman find common ground The lawmakers tweeted their support for a potential lifetime ban on former Congress members becoming lobbyistsA conversation on Twitter has led to an unlikely collaboration between the Republican senator Ted Cruz and the Democratic representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to pass legislation targetin...
07:17, 05/31/2019

Renard own goal a reminder France need to keep feet on the ground Wendie Renard's own goal in a 2-1 win over Norway on Wednesday came as reminder that France need to keep their feet on the ground if they are to claim their first women's World Cup title....
02:51, 06/13/2019

Congress threatens to ground funding if the Pentagon can't get more F-35 parts Congress is threatening to restrict funding for the Pentagon's acquisition office unless it comes up with a new plan to address the chronic shortage of spare parts for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter....
06:17, 06/06/2019

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs; dollar gains ground The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed at record levels and the dollar reached a two-month high on Friday as strong economic data and a string of upbeat earnings reports brought buyers back to the market....
01:00, 07/27/2019

Gun Nuts and Vulture Capitalists Unite to Run Company Into the Ground The election of Barack Obama was a huge boon to the firearms business, with gun sales in 2008 shooting (get it) through the roof in anticipation of jackbooted lib thugs taking them away....
20:34, 06/11/2019

Indian ground team looking for climbers’ bodies in Himalayas India’s mountaineering foundation has launched a ground expedition on a dangerous Himalayan mountain to retrieve the bodies of 5 believed to be from a missing team of international climbers...
09:00, 06/10/2019

U.S. stocks gain ground on trade optimism; oil climbs U.S. stocks advanced on Monday at the start of a heavy earnings week, while European shares overall were little changed, as investors took heart from potential progress in U.S.-China trade talks and escalating geopolitical tensions sent oil prices higher....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Italy emerges as ground zero for European extremist populism MILAN (AP) — Italy’s populist interior minister is uniting Europe’s right-wing parties under an anti-migrant, anti-Islam, anti-bureaucracy banner for this month’s European Union elections, pledging to reshape the continent. The latest target of Matteo Salvini’s wooing: Hungar...
13:17, 05/03/2019

Stony Brook dominates with 35-10 win, strong ground game Isaiah White scored his first and second career touchdowns, leading Stony Brook's potent ground game in a 35-10 season-opening victory over Bryant       ...
06:17, 08/30/2019

Ask the Captain: What airline dispatchers do; plus, how ground crews know when to move in Captain John Cox explains why the dispatcher is the most important team member after the pilot and how ground crew members know when to move in.       ...
03:51, 08/30/2019

Russia Says Won't Ground Sukhoi Jet Despite Crash-Landing That Killed 41 Russia sees no reason to ground its domestically-produced Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft despite one of the planes bursting into flames during a crash-landing and killing 41 people, the country's......
23:34, 05/06/2019

Indian ground team looking for climbers' bodies in Himalayas India's mountaineering foundation has launched a ground expedition on a notoriously dangerous Himalayan mountain to retrieve the bodies of five climbers believed to be from a missing team of international climbers....
08:00, 06/10/2019

Portugal wildfire under control, firefighters remain on the ground More than 1,000 firefighters managed to bring a major wildfire in central Portugal under control on Tuesday, and the operation will carry on to avoid reignitions, officials said....
20:17, 07/23/2019

Bernie and Warren Team Up to Own John Delaney Into the Ground It didn’t take long tonight for the more right-wing 2020 Democratic candidates on Tuesday’s debate stage to attack Bernie Sanders and Elizbeth Warren over Medicare for All....
16:51, 07/31/2019

Trump says war with Iran would not involve ground troops and not last long During a television interview, the president also referenced his decision to call off a planned military strike, saying, “I’ve been very nice to them.”...
18:34, 06/26/2019

U.S. military tests ground-based cruise missile A ground-launched cruise missile was successfully fired in a test Sunday, the Pentagon said. The test is the first since the U.S. pulled out of the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty earlier this month....
23:17, 08/19/2019

Lufthansa will hold its ground in short-haul price war: CEO German carrier Lufthansa will continue to fight for market share in the hotly contested market for short-haul flights, where it is determined to compete with budget airlines such as Ryanair , its chief executive said....
14:34, 08/20/2019

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

Syrian ground troops push into rebel enclave Syrian pro-government media say troops have pushed their way into a rebel-held enclave in the northwest, clashing with insurgents and widening an offensive that until now had mainly involved aerial bombings and shelling....
15:00, 05/08/2019

‘Ground Zero’: Report from the former Semipalatinsk Test Site in Kazakhstan Every year on August 29, at the initiative of Kazakhstan, the UN and its Member States mark the International Day against Nuclear Tests. This year, the Day coincides with the 70th anniversary of the first atomic bomb test at the Semipalatinsk test site in Kazakhstan. UN News travelled to the remote,...
21:51, 08/29/2019

Barefoot walkers have tough feet but sense the ground just as well People who often go barefoot develop thicker skin on the soles of their feet for protection – but unlike cushioned shoes, thick skin can still sense vibrations...
01:17, 06/27/2019

Aung San Suu Kyi finds common ground with Orbán over Islam On a rare trip to Europe, Myanmar leader and Hungary PM discuss issue of ‘growing Muslim populations’From her failure to speak out against ethnic cleansing to imprisoning journalists, the reputation of Aung San Suu Kyi in the west has taken a battering in recent months.But the leader of Myanmar has ...
09:00, 06/06/2019

Japan's Hawks confirm ground-breaking Stewart signing Nippon Professional Baseball side Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks confirmed on Saturday they had signed 19-year-old American pitcher Carter Stewart in a move that could potentially impact Major League Baseball in the United States....
12:00, 05/25/2019

Whipsawed by trade war fears, the Dow regains some lost ground on Tuesday U.S. stocks moved higher Tuesday and clawed back much of their losses from Monday’s rout. Investors weigh how much the U.S.-China trade war will hurt.        ...
21:34, 05/14/2019

Cycling: Pinot's team keep their feet on the ground after dream start Thibaut Pinot is heading into the second week of the Tour de France as the best placed of the pre-race favorites but his Groupama-FDJ team manager knows there is still a long way to go....
00:00, 07/15/2019

Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground "Sebastian Vettel returns to the scene of his last Formula One win at this weekend\u0027s Belgian Grand Prix and the German four-time champion will hope the Spa-Francorchamps circuit can hand him the break he needs to end a victory drought."...
12:51, 08/28/2019

Diamondbacks top Phils, gain ground in wild-card race Zac Gallen threw five scoreless innings and helped himself with a run-scoring sacrifice bunt in his Arizona Diamondbacks debut, leading them to a 6-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies       ...
13:00, 08/08/2019

Shocking video shows NJ cops punching, choking man on the ground Shocking video shows New Jersey cops pinning a teenager down to the ground as they repeatedly punch and choke him during an arrest. Cellphone footage shared on social media shows the violent arrest of 19-year-old Cyprian Luke on an outstanding warrant for aggravated assault charges in Dover at about...
06:00, 05/21/2019

British Airways set to ground hundreds of flights as pilots go on strike The first ever strike by British Airways pilots is expected to be the biggest walkout in the airline's history, causing disruption for tens of thousands of travellers....
07:00, 09/09/2019

Pentagon ground tests fighter-jet launched hypersonic weapon Traveling at 5-times the speed of sound, skipping off the boundary of the upper atmosphere and descending upon enemy targets with unprecedented speed, emerging hypersonic weapons promise to massively reshape offensive combat tactics....
20:00, 06/13/2019

Montana boy, 13, slammed to ground at rodeo after keeping hat on during national anthem A 13-year-old was seriously injured when a man at a Montana rodeo slammed him to the ground after the boy did not remove his hat during a playing of the national anthem, authorities said Tuesday. Curt James Brockway, 39, was arrested on suspicion of felony assault on a minor following the alleged at...
03:17, 08/13/2019

Florida man guilty of manslaughter in test of 'stand your ground' law: reports A Florida man has been convicted of manslaughter for a fatal shooting during an argument about a parking spot, local media reported on Saturday, in a case that made headlines when police initially declined to arrest the suspect due to the state's "stand your ground" self-defense law....
02:00, 08/25/2019

British Airways pilots ground planes in first-ever global strike BA pilots have begun a global strike over a nine-month pay dispute. The two-day strike will ground most of the British carrier's 850 daily flights and cost the airline €44.5 million per day....
06:34, 09/09/2019

Wrecker truck slides into ocean in Maine after ground beneath it gives way A wrecker truck was pulled from the Atlantic Ocean after plunging into the water when the ground beneath it collapsed Tuesday morning in Harpsell, Maine. The wrecker was in the process of delivering a dock system to the property waterfront, according to a Facebook post by the Cumberland County Sheri...
04:34, 05/16/2019

American Airlines to Ground Boeing 737 Max for Two Months Longer Than Planned (WASHINGTON) — American Airlines said Sunday that it will keep the Boeing 737 Max plane off its schedule until Nov. 3, which is two months longer than it had planned. In a statement, American said the action will result in the cancellation of about 115 flights per day. It said it “remain...
03:34, 07/15/2019

West Ham ground gets baseball makeover ahead of MLB London Series West Ham's London Stadium has undergone a transformation like no other as it prepares to host Europe's first-ever regular-season Major League Baseball (MLB) game in late June....
14:17, 06/18/2019

Kashmir Situation "Completely Contrary" On Ground, Says Sitaram Yechury CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury, who returned from Srinagar on Friday after the Supreme Court allowed him to go there, said the situation on the ground was "completely contrary" to what the......
19:17, 08/30/2019

Jay Gruden was already on shaky ground. Benching Adrian Peterson didn’t help. In his sixth year, the Redskins’ coach may have finally found the trick to getting his players on the same page — keeping a respected veteran on the sideline for the opener....
15:01, 09/12/2019

Video: How F1's 2021 ground effect differs from fearsome predecessor A commitment to reintroducing ground effect aerodynamics was an eye-catching standout in Formula's 2021 proposals and is evocative of the championship's late '70s and early '80s era...
17:17, 08/01/2019

New Jersey woman falls asleep in car, wakes up on the ground in possible carjacking You snooze, you lose — your car! An elderly New Jersey woman claimed she was catching some z’s in her car this week and woke up lying in her driveway — with her ride nowhere to be found, according to a new report. The unidentified 80-year-old woman, of Fairlawn Avenue in Hamilton Township, tol...
17:51, 08/30/2019

Hawaii woman fell to ground bawling when found in forest HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii woman says she fell to the ground and started bawling when a rescue helicopter spotted her in a forest where she had survived by eating plants and drinking stream water for two weeks. Amanda Eller told a news conference Tuesday on Maui that other helicopters had failed to se...
01:34, 05/29/2019

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

Bernie Sanders says there's no middle ground on eliminating private insurance As Kamala Harris equivocates on her position on healthcare, Bernie Sanders has thrown down the gauntlet: Either you support the elimination of private insurance, or you aren't really for "Medicare for all."...
00:00, 06/29/2019

Air Force Chief Wants Preparation To Ensure Ground Defence Of Air Bases Air Force Chief BS Dhanoa has emphasised on the need to maintain a very high level of operational preparedness to ensure ground defence of air bases against the backdrop of the existing security......
21:34, 09/06/2019

9/11 victim’s son blasts Ilhan Omar at Ground Zero memorial service A man whose mother is a 9/11 victim ripped Rep. Ilhan Omar for describing the terror attacks as “some people did something” during the annual anniversary ceremony at Ground Zero on Wednesday. Nicholas Haros Jr., wearing a black T-shirt with the words “Some people did something?,” singled out the con...
19:01, 09/11/2019

‘Vida’ creator: We break ‘new ground’ for Latinx and family shows “Vida” creator Tanya Saracho made sure that her series about Mexican American women was also reflected behind the scenes. Now in its second season (9 p.m. Sundays on Starz), the half-hour drama, which follows two sisters, has one of the most unique productions on TV — with a writers room that’...
14:34, 05/25/2019

Papers, please! Don't let travel document problems ground your next vacation Requirements for travel documents can be confusing. Here's what you need to know about visa and passport requirements before heading to the airport.       ...
01:34, 06/08/2019

New York City teacher arrested for slamming student to ground Cops arrested a city schoolteacher for slamming a West Village middle school student to the ground during a fight, authorities said Friday. Andrew Adler, 47, was busted Thursday on charges of assault, harassment, and acting in a manner injurious to a child for allegedly throwing the 12-year-old boy ...
21:17, 06/21/2019

F1 commits to reintroducing ground effect aero concept with '21 rules Formula 1 is committed to reintroducing "ground effect" with its 2021 rules package, with senior figures convinced the aerodynamic concept's return is key to helping cars race closer together...
05:34, 07/17/2019

Man's Life Peaks After Getting The Ball From DJ LeMahieu’s Ground-Rule Double Given the grey on this baseball attendee’s beard, it’s safe to assume that he’s got a fair bit of experience living life. Yet, none of those moments could have possibly prepared him for the joy that holding the ball from DJ LeMahieu’s ground-rule double would give him on Sunday....
07:00, 07/01/2019

Real Madrid dismiss Pochettino’s training ground claims "Real Madrid have rejected claims by Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino that the north London club were denied permission to stay at their training ground ahead of the Champions League final."...
20:00, 05/24/2019

Germany rejects Trump's call for ground troops in Syria Germany on Monday rejected demands by the United States to deploy ground troops in Syria, a stance likely to anger President Donald Trump who wants Chancellor Angela Merkel to commit to a bigger military role in the Middle East....
12:17, 07/08/2019

Bengal Governor Briefs PM, Amit Shah On "Ground Situation" Bengal Governor Kesari Nath Tripathi discussed the ground situation in Bengal with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and home minister Amit Shah in Delhi today. The Centre has expressed deep concern over......
12:00, 06/10/2019

Warring Maya kingdoms razed enemy cities to the ground Enlarge / This is all that remains of Naranjo, the city-state that attacked and destroyed neighboring Bahlam Jol in 697 CE as part of a campaign to subdue several former vassal states that had rebelled. (credit: By Rudy Canales - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curi...
21:34, 08/06/2019

Gunshots, Man Falls To Ground, Attacked With Sticks In UP Firing Videos Nearly a week after 10 people were shot dead in a dispute over land at Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh, two videos that have surfaced reveal the sheer horror of what went down on July 17 at a village just......
14:34, 07/22/2019

Trump says deal with China will happen ‘when the time is right, US needs to 'make up' ground first President Trump on Tuesday said that a deal with China will happen “when the time is right,” and only after the U.S. is allowed to “make up” ground he says was lost after the formation of the World Trade Organization....
17:51, 05/14/2019

Huge 1,400-Year-Old Pictish Burial Ground Found in Scotland In Scotland, one of the largest Pictish cemeteries ever found has been uncovered by archaeologists. It is believed to be at least 1400 years old.  ...
10:34, 09/17/2019

After INF treaty exit, U.S. tests ground-launched cruise missile The Pentagon said on Monday that it had tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pulled out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF)....
19:51, 08/19/2019

School janitor lays on the ground to comfort girl who has autism By Rachel Paula Abrahamson, TODAY Every morning, students at Melba Passmore Elementary School in Alvin, Texas, file into the cafeteria for breakfast. For fourth grader Kenlee Bellew-Shaw, who has autism, it can be a bit overwhelming. “She really struggles with being in the cafeteria,” Kenlee’s mom, ...
01:00, 09/18/2019

The Latest: Pope seeks common ground with Bulgarian Orthodox SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — The Latest on Pope Francis’ trip to Bulgaria (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Pope Francis is seeking to build new paths of dialogue with the Bulgarian Orthodox Church, noting Christianity’s shared history of martyrdom and mission. Francis met Sunday with Patriarch Neo...
13:17, 05/05/2019

Presidential hopeful Biden looking for ‘middle ground’ climate policy Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden is crafting a climate change policy he hopes will appeal to both environmentalists and the blue-collar voters who elected Donald Trump, according to two sources, carving out a middle ground approach that will likely face heavy resistance from green activists...
20:34, 05/10/2019

The pressure is on as Mindhunter uncovers a serial killer's dumping ground The 1970s and ‘80s are sometimes referred to as “the golden age of serial killers,” a period that produced some of the most infamous names the world has ever known: Ted Bundy. John Wayne Gacy. Son of Sam. The Hillside Strangler. And part of the reason those names became so infamous is that law enfor...
03:17, 08/20/2019

Afghanistan and Iraq veterans were the 'ground zero' of the opioid crisis: Study Veterans who were stationed in Afghan and Iraqi war zones after the 9/11 terror attacks have been hit hardest by the opioid crisis, according to new research....
23:34, 09/17/2019

US Tests First Ground-Launched Cruise Missile After INF Treaty Exit The Pentagon said on Monday it tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pulled out of......
05:17, 08/20/2019

U.S. tests first ground-launched cruise missile after INF treaty exit The Pentagon said on Monday it tested a conventionally configured ground-launched cruise missile with a range of more than 500 km (310 miles), the first such test since the United States pulled out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF)....
05:17, 08/20/2019

Muller loses ground to Rast in DTM title race at Nurburgring Nico Muller conceded significant ground in the 2019 DTM title race after a nightmare showing at the Nurburgring, while Audi stablemate Rene Rast won his sixth race of the season...
16:00, 09/14/2019

AOC and Bernie Sanders rally against 'middle ground' on Green New Deal Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., rallied Monday night against “middle ground” policies in combating climate change....
05:51, 05/14/2019

Russia says it won't ground Sukhoi plane despite fatal crash-landing Russia sees no reason to ground its domestically-produced Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft despite one of the planes bursting into flames during a crash-landing and killing 41 people, the country's transport minister said on Monday....
15:51, 05/06/2019

4,500-Year-Old Burial Ground Discovered Near Egypt's Great Pyramids Egypt's antiquities ministry on Saturday unveiled a 4,500-year-old burial ground near the Giza pyramids containing colourful wooden coffins and limestone statues dating back to the Old Kingdom....
08:34, 05/05/2019

Fenced In: UK Pitchers Ground Indiana’s Heavy-Hitting Offense RYAN SHINNUK baseball beat Indiana 5-2.Photo by Britney Howard | UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky scored a pair of early runs and kept the nation’s leading home run team in the ballpark, defeating Indiana 5-2 on Tuesday night at Kentucky Proud Park. It is the fourth straight win over the past ...
08:00, 05/08/2019

Equities, yields regain some ground on trade deal hopes Stock indexes around the world fell for a fourth day in a row on Thursday, but Wall Street pared its losses after comments from President Donald Trump about U.S.-China trade talks a day before the United States was due to raise tariffs on Chinese goods....
21:34, 05/09/2019

Wildlife experts warn against moving birds found on ground Spring time is a busy time for baby wildlife. But when it comes to animals that appear injured or orphaned, good intentions can have bad consequences. ‘Baby birds are found down on the ground. And it’s just a natural thing, we wear our heart on our sleeve we want to rescue it,” said Marc Hammo...
05:00, 05/14/2019

Rihanna's Next Era: How She Built Her Multi-Million Dollar Empire From the Ground Up "big day for the culture," Rihanna wrote on social media last week, after announcing she partnered with LVMH to create a new luxury fashion line called Fenty. It was a "big......
05:34, 05/14/2019

Russian teacher who told infant to kiss ground to be fired A Russian kindergarten teacher who forced a boy to his knees and ordered him to kiss the ground is being fired and police have opened an investigation into the matter...
19:34, 05/03/2019

The Holocaust survivor, 87, facing eviction in California: 'Will they throw me to the ground?' Exclusive: Musiy Rishin speaks out about landlord who wants wealthier tenants and has fought to evict him and his dying sonMusiy Rishin knows how to survive.He narrowly escaped the Nazis’ massacre of Jews in the Ukraine in 1941. His family lived through wartime famine, and an earthquake in Uzbekista...
14:34, 08/18/2019

The tiny algae at ground zero of Greenland's melting glaciers | Dan McDougall Greenland’s ice melt has been adopted by the world as a bellwether for climate crisis, but the impact on biodiversity has been overlooked. At an ice station on a remote Arctic glacier, scientists are looking to the smallest of life forms to predict the pace of species extinctionBehind the remote res...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Navy pilot confirmed dead in California crash that injured 7 on the ground The pilot of a U.S. Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet jet was killed when the plane crashed in California’s Mojave Desert during a training mission, officials confirmed Thursday....
10:17, 08/02/2019

Mnuchin on solid ground in withholding Trump tax returns: Justice Department U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin did not violate the law by refusing to provide President Donald Trump's tax returns to Congress because the confidentiality of returns is protected under the law, the Justice Department said in a legal opinion released on Friday....
03:51, 06/15/2019

Ground Team Trekking To AN-32 Crash Site To Recover Bodies: Air Force The operation to retrieve the bodies of the 13 Air Force personnel, on board the ill-fated AN-32 aircraft that crashed in Arunachal Pradesh, remained suspended today, even as a ground team comprising......
20:17, 06/18/2019

Ants march out of carry-on, ground United Airlines flight at Newark A United flight arriving at Newark Liberty International Airport from Italy had to be taken out of service after ants from a carry-on bag appeared in part of the cabin....
10:00, 06/18/2019

Russia's emergency ministry does not plan to ground its Sukhoi planes after crash - RIA Russia's emergency ministry does not plan to ground its Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft after the passenger plane crash-landed on Sunday, killing 41, the RIA news agency cited the ministry as saying on Monday....
10:17, 05/06/2019

British Airways pilots ground planes in unprecedented 48-hour strike British Airways pilots began a 48-hour strike on Monday, grounding most of the airline's flights and disrupting thousands of travelers' plans in unprecedented industrial action over a pay dispute....
04:00, 09/09/2019

These European regions haven't recovered from the crisis, and are now a populist breeding ground Certain regions of Europe have not recovered from the financial crisis and face prolonged economic stagnation, rendering them hunting grounds for populists....
12:00, 05/09/2019

DeepMind’s AI uses aerial and ground-view data to navigate unseen areas Scientists at Alphabet's DeepMind are investigating AI navigational approaches that leverage both aerial and ground data to improve precision.Read More...
18:17, 06/17/2019

Shocking video shows angry driver shoving elderly man to ground Surveillance video captured the horrific moment a London driver shoved an 80-year-old man to the ground after nearly hitting him with his car, during what police called a “nonsensical attack.” The incident — which happened April 21 in the southeast London district of Penge — left the elderly victim ...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Russia says it won’t ground Sukhoi Superjet plane despite fatal crash-landing Russia sees no reason to ground its domestically-produced Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft despite one of the planes bursting into flames during a crash-landing...
18:34, 05/06/2019

Sarri on shaky ground as Chelsea challenge Arsenal for European glory "When Chelsea meet Arsenal in the Europa League final on the shores of the Caspian Sea on Wednesday, it might be coach Maurizio Sarri\u0027s last match in charge despite what appears as a solid first year at Stamford Bridge."...
12:00, 05/27/2019

Elizabeth Warren Gains Ground in 2020 Field, One Plan at a Time Declining to hold big-dollar fund-raisers and rolling out one policy proposal after another, Ms. Warren has strengthened her candidacy, though financial questions remain....
11:34, 05/28/2019

European Union Elections Split the Center as Far-Right and Greens Both Gain Ground (BRUSSELS) — The European Union’s traditional center splintered in the hardest-fought European Parliament elections in decades, with the far right and pro-environment Greens gaining ground on Sunday after four days of a polarized vote. Turnout was at a two-decade high over the balloting ...
09:34, 05/27/2019

Casey Hayward Thrown To Ground By Kenny Golladay, Makes Interception Anyway Lions receiver Kenny Golladay has shown in the past that he has the skillset to be a solid hard-hitting safety, so perhaps that’s why Matthew Stafford felt comfortable throwing his target a pass so close to Chargers corner Casey Hayward. Golladay’s defense was technically worse this time around, bu...
22:51, 09/15/2019

Cycling: Carapaz holds off Nibali as Roglic loses more ground in Giro Ecuador's Richard Carapaz took a big step towards a Giro d'Italia title by holding off two-time champion Vincenzo Nibali and increasing his lead over Primoz Roglic in Tuesday's 16th stage....
19:51, 05/28/2019

Stéphanie Frappart to break new ground by refereeing Liverpool v Chelsea in Super Cup Frappart officiated the Women’s World Cup finalThe 35-year-old refereed a Ligue 1 match in AprilStéphanie Frappart will become the first woman to referee a major European men’s game when she takes charge of the Uefa Super Cup between Liverpool and Chelsea in Istanbul on 14 August.The French official...
12:51, 08/02/2019

Daily on Energy: Under attack, Biden may have staked out new ground on fossil fuels Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
06:51, 08/02/2019

Facebook Scrambles for a Middle Ground on Misleading Video of Nancy Pelosi Nancy Pelosi, the 79-year-old speaker of the House of Representatives, has been a frequent target for President Donald Trump and his political allies. This week, she became the subject of an unusual viral video intentionally slowed down to create the impression of slurred speech, which proliferated ...
21:00, 05/24/2019

Bengal Governor Briefs PM, Amit Shah On "Ground Situation": 10 Points Bengal Governor Kesari Nath Tripathi met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss the ground situation in the state after political violence flared up in Bengal over the......
12:00, 06/10/2019

Exclusive: Presidential hopeful Biden looking for ‘middle ground’ climate policy Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden is crafting a climate change policy he hopes will appeal to both environmentalists and the blue-collar voters that elected Donald Trump, according to two sources, carving out a middle ground approach that will likely face heavy resistance from green activist...
16:17, 05/10/2019

Wally Backman, a Throwback in Baseball’s Testing Ground, Waits for Another Chance Backman, a former minor-league manager who fell out of favor with the Mets in 2016, is working in the independent Atlantic League and hoping to return to The Show....
19:34, 05/07/2019

Amazon’s AWS Ground Station for satellite data hits general availability Amazon has announced that AWS Ground Station, a service designed for AWS customers to access data from satellites, is now in general availability.Read More...
20:00, 05/23/2019

Huawei smartphone sales surge 31% in China as Apple loses ground Huawei's Q2 smartphone sales in China rose 31% compared to the same three months last year, extending its local dominance over rivals such as Apple.Read More...
15:51, 07/30/2019

USWNT and US soccer fight for moral high ground on equal pay battle A fight for the moral high ground is publicly playing out over the US Women's National Team's gender discrimination lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation....
15:17, 07/30/2019

Joe Biden stands his ground and resists rivals' attacks in testy second debate Former vice-president targeted in second Democratic debateBiden rejects criticism of healthcare and immigration plansJoe Biden was the central target as 10 Democratic presidential candidates took the stage for the second debate in Detroit on Wednesday, with rivals attempting to knock the former vice...
09:51, 08/01/2019

Roglic loses ground after crash as Cataldo wins thrilling finale "A crash for Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic on the twisting descent of the Civiglio climb saw Ecuador’s Richard Carapaz extend his lead in the Giro d’Italia after Italian veteran Dario Cataldo held on to win a dramatic Stage 15 in Como."...
12:17, 05/27/2019

How US-built Abrams tanks could help Taiwan stop a Chinese ground attack The Trump administration’s plan to sell tanks, missiles and ground-launched air defenses to Taiwan embodies what might be called a strategic paradigm shift to empower the small island’s deterrence posture against an often-threatened Chinese invasion....
21:00, 06/18/2019

Oil loses ground on jitters over economy, hint of MidEast tensions easing Oil prices fell on Monday as investors fretted over the outlook for global economic growth, while weekend talks between Iran and major powers ended on a generally positive note, suggesting an easing of tensions in the Middle East....
11:17, 07/29/2019

Syrian rebels say Moscow deploys ground forces in Idlib campaign Russia has sent special forces in recent days to fight alongside Syrian army troops struggling to make gains in a more than two month assault in northwestern Syria to seize the last opposition bastion, senior rebel commanders said....
03:17, 07/18/2019

Canada union stands its ground against Nemak, Ontario labor board Nemak couldn’t resume parts production at its plant in Windsor, Canada, on Wednesday night even though the Ontario Labour Relations Board earlier in the day ruled in favor of the Mexican company, saying a union blockade at the plant’s front gate was against the law....
17:51, 09/05/2019

Pastors stand ground on conditions of border facility after AOC claps back Several pastors who toured the same overrun border facility where Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y.  claimed "abuses" of sexism and women drinking water out of the toilet told Fox News her claims are  "totally absurd."...
18:00, 07/03/2019

Rupee Unlikely To Regain Lost Ground Against Dollar In Coming Year: Poll Slowing growth concerns pushed central banks across a group of 37 developing economies to deliver a net fourteen interest rate cuts last month - the largest since the financial crisis....
06:00, 09/05/2019

E. coli outbreak linked to ground beef sickens nearly 180 people across 10 states, CDC says The E.coli outbreak linked to raw ground beef products has now sickened 177 people across 10 states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Friday....
20:34, 04/28/2019

Tucson and Mesa help Arizona pick up on ground on Florida for recruiting retirees TUCSON – Older Americans are on the move. According to Census Bureau data, there are more than 71 million people in the U.S.are 60 and older. And many Americans who reach retirement age are moving to warmer climates that offer a lower cost of living. SmartAsset.com ran data from the Census Bur...
19:34, 05/15/2019

Svrluga: Jay Gruden was already on shaky ground. Benching Adrian Peterson didn’t help. In his sixth year, the Redskins’ coach may have finally found the trick to getting his players on the same page — keeping a respected veteran on the sideline for the opener....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Delays expected at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport as KLM ground staff strike Ground staff for the Dutch arm of Air France KLM SA are set to strike on Monday morning at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport, likely causing delays and canceled flights, the Dutch union FNV said Saturday....
22:51, 08/31/2019

Florida gun owner who claimed self-defense convicted in 'Stand Your Ground' case In a case that brought national attention to Florida’s  "Stahnd Your Ground" gun law, a jury on Friday night convicted a licensed gun owner on manslaughter charges after deliberating for six hours folowing a weeklong trial....
15:34, 08/24/2019

SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule lost after 'anomaly' during ground test The Crew Dragon capsule is intended to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station, but a possible explosion during a ground test may set launches back...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Earth's largest uninhabited island is a training ground for Mars Nicknamed ‘Mars on Earth,’ Devon Island’s barren, rocky landscape and harsh climate sends researchers flocking there every summer to study how humans might live on the Red Planet. Its Haughton impact crater is said to have one of the most Mars-like terrains on Earth.   &...
03:00, 09/03/2019

Inside China's Exclusive Training Ground For Communist Party Cadres The lecturer stood in an airy hall, clicking through slides showing examples of how governments around the world improve their "environmental civilization" - a concept espoused by Chinese leader Xi......
12:51, 07/16/2019

Ben Stokes wanted the ground to swallow him up three years ago... now he's a real hero I'm a bloke who loves watching Game Of Thrones or parking myself in front of a box set. But I don't believe that anyone can write drama, or manufacture any story that is as brilliant as the cricket we saw on Sunday at Lord's. Sport does not get any closer than that, and nothing else can deliver the ...
22:00, 07/15/2019

NASA chief Bridenstine: 'Moon is the proving ground, Mars is the destination' During a press conference on Monday, Bridenstine said he and President Donald Trump are on the same page in regards NASA's primary objectives: Establish a permanent presence on the Moon, and then head to Mars....
08:17, 07/16/2019

Migrants sleep on ground, rig awnings at Texas Border Patrol station Reuters photos taken on Wednesday show adults and children outside the U.S. Border Patrol station for migrants in McAllen, Texas, sleeping on the ground and rigging up makeshift awnings with reflective blankets to shelter from the sun....
01:34, 05/16/2019

No ‘Middle Ground’ on Fighting Climate Change, Says Ocasio-Cortez and Sanders (WASHINGTON) — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders rallied support for the Green New Deal on Monday night, with the New York congresswoman saying there should be “no middle ground” when it comes to climate change and the Vermont senator calling for a political rev...
21:17, 05/14/2019

Border patrol official gives Fox News first-hand look at ‘ground zero’ for illegal crossings Migrants who cross the U.S.-Mexico border are being spotted on a daily basis casually walking down a dirt road in an area immigration officials call “ground zero” for illegal entries....
22:34, 05/16/2019

‘Biodegradable' Bags Can Still Carry Groceries After Three Years in the Ground, Study Finds I’m a cat owner, so cleaning up poop is a near daily occurrence. I buy special bags for my feline son, Mellow: the biodegradable type. If I’m going to dump his poop and pine litter into the trash, might as well use do so in something that decomposes, right?Read more......
22:00, 04/29/2019

Lindsey Graham tells Europe: We will sanction you 'to the ground' if you do business with Iran If European countries continue to support Iran's uranium enrichment, the United States should "grind them into the ground" with sanctions, Sen. Lindsey Graham said....
00:34, 07/16/2019

E. coli outbreak: 196 people in 10 states now sick, linked to ground beef The E. coli outbreak linked to ground beef has now sickened 196 people in 10 states, the CDC said Monday. Twenty-eight of them had to be hospitalized.        ...
03:00, 05/14/2019

| Guardiola relentless as Man City's financial muscle pounds rivals into the ground Pep Guardiola looked on almost embarrassed as Manchester City put Watford to the sword with the biggest winning margin in a FA Cup final for 116 years....
14:17, 05/19/2019

E. coli outbreak grows with 177 people now reported sick from ground beef Since the beginning of March, 177 people in 10 states have been infected with the strain of Escherichia coli O103.        ...
18:34, 04/28/2019

McIlroy celebrates 30th birthday at happy Quail hunting ground Rory McIlroy is back in North Carolina at the site of his first PGA Tour victory, focused on winning the Wells Fargo Championship again, though with one eye turned towards the next two majors which are looming quickly in view....
00:00, 05/02/2019

Old Boys' Club Gives Ground as More Women Join Real-Estate Boards Public real-estate companies are adding slightly more women than men as directors to their boards, a sign that this male-dominated industry may be starting to heed a call for gender diversity....
20:51, 07/09/2019

Ground squirrel makes full recovery after severely injured by door TUCSON – A round-tailed ground squirrel has been released back into the wild after he was severely injured when he was caught in a door,  Tucson Wildlife Center announced Friday. According to the center, the squirrel was brought into their care after a door was closed on the rodent. TWC said ...
05:17, 07/13/2019

Farrah Abraham confuses 9/11 with '7-Eleven' convenience store as she visits Ground Zero Former "Teen Mom" star Farrah Abraham commemorated the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with a trip to Ground Zero — but the visit didn't come without a massive gaffe that's floored social media users....
18:00, 09/12/2019

Highlights: Pinot, Alaphilippe seal French one-two as Thomas loses ground "Thibaut Pinot led a French one-two ahead of overall leader Julian Alaphilippe to win the 14th stage of the Tour de France, a 117.5-km mountain trek from Tarbes on Saturday."...
04:51, 07/21/2019

Cycling: Pinot transforms rage into iconic win as Thomas loses ground An enraged Thibaut Pinot put the hammer down on the first major mountain test of the Tour de France, leading a French one-two ahead of overall leader Julian Alaphilippe to triumph at the top of the iconic Col du Tourmalet on Saturday....
19:17, 07/20/2019

Burkina Faso minister warns terrorists gain ground in Sahel The foreign minister of Burkina Faso is warning that terrorist activity in Africa's volatile Sahel region is gaining ground and there is "a very real risk" of destabilizing the whole region....
04:51, 05/17/2019

NASA Awards Contract for Exploration Ground Systems Program Services NASA has selected ARES Technical Services Corporation in Burlingame, California, to provide support services to the Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) Program at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida....
02:51, 08/14/2019

Whipsawed by trade fears, the Dow ends the day up 207 points, regaining lost ground U.S. stocks rose Tuesday and reclaimed a chunk of their losses from Monday’s rout. Investors mulled how much the trade war with China would hurt.        ...
00:34, 05/15/2019

Congressional testimony, Ground Zero flag featured at wake for fallen 9/11 hero The wake for the former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund featured many highlights of his life....
07:17, 07/03/2019

Watch Alita: Battle Angel's Iron City Get Built From the Ground Up When the actors in Alita: Battle Angel walk through Iron City, they really are walking through Iron City. Director Robert Rodriguez and his team physically built a nearly 10,000 square foot set for the futuristic city in under two months. That may sound impossible, but in the exclusive video above, ...
23:17, 07/02/2019

Jeffrey Epstein wants out of jail before trial; offers to ground jet, hire security Attorneys for Jeffrey Epstein asked a Manhattan federal judge Thursday to allow the financier to await trial on sex trafficking and conspiracy charges from the comforts and confines of his own home....
05:17, 07/12/2019

Life-size robo-dinosaur and ostrich backpack hint at how first birds got off the ground Everyone knows birds descended from dinosaurs, but exactly how that happened is the subject of much study and debate. To help clear things up, these researchers went all out and just straight up built a robotic dinosaur to test their theory: that these proto-birds flapped their “wings” w...
07:00, 05/03/2019

Georgia man fatally shoots masked teen robbers in possible ‘stand your ground’ case A homeowner in Georgia turned the tables on three masked suspects early Monday morning, shooting and killing all of them when they tried to rob him on his front lawn, reports said. The melee kicked off at about 4 a.m. when the suspects — two 16-year-olds and one 15-year-old — approached the man and ...
04:51, 09/17/2019

Stephen King's new novel 'The Institute' mines familiar ground with psychic kids in duress Hardcore Stephen King fans will find a lot of familiarity in his new novel, "The Institute," which follows a bunch of kidnapped psychic kids in duress.        ...
21:51, 09/16/2019

Betsy DeVos Sued for Running Student Debt Relief Program Into the Ground Education Secretary Betsy DeVos oversees something called the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, which was created in 2007 and aims to incentivize public service by discharging the enrollee’s student loans after 10 years....
00:34, 07/12/2019

UPDATE 1-CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures gain ground after U.S. Fed chief Powell's remarks Futures in Canada's main stock index reversed course to trade higher on Wednesday as hopes of an interest rate cut rose after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the central bank would "act as appropriate" to sustain a decade-long expansion....
16:17, 07/10/2019

Welsh clubs breaking new ground after stirring European triumphs | Michael Butler The New Saints and Connah’s Quay Nomads are reaping the rewards in a resurgence of Welsh club footballSomething is happening in Welsh football. The domestic league has long been seen as something of a wilderness by some but, slowly, things are changing. Last week, the country’s top two sides, The Ne...
13:34, 07/23/2019

Thursday's Best Deals: Free Ground Beef, Simplehuman Dish Rack, PUMA, and More A Butcher Box Ground Beef Welcome Offer, a simplehuman Kitchen Steel Frame Dish Rack, and a 50% off sale at PUMA lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
19:34, 08/22/2019

Motor racing: Vettel seeking Belgian break at happy hunting ground Sebastian Vettel returns to the scene of his last Formula One win at this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix and the German four-time champion will hope the Spa-Francorchamps circuit can hand him the break he needs to end a victory drought....
17:17, 08/28/2019

No 'boots on the ground' in Iran dispute, Trump says; cites 'unlimited time' for new deal U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he was "not talking boots on the ground" should he take military action against Iran and that he had "unlimited time" to try to forge an agreement with Tehran....
22:00, 06/26/2019

US and Turkish troops conduct first joint ground patrol of Syrian 'safe zone' US and Turkish troops conducted their first ever joint ground patrol within what Turkey has called the "safe zone" that runs along the Syria-Turkish border and extends into the northeast....
10:00, 09/09/2019

Yep, That SpaceX Crew Capsule Was Definitely Destroyed During Failed Ground Test, Company Confirms After weeks of speculation, SpaceX has finally admitted that a Crew Dragon capsule was destroyed during a test of system’s abort thrusters on April 20. No cause was given for the anomaly, nor were any new details disclosed about possible delays to NASA’s languishing Commercial Crew Program.Read more...
21:00, 05/03/2019

Justin Trudeau 'running out of time' to make up ground ahead of Canadian elections As one major national pollster recently put it, with just 18 weeks until Canadians cast their ballots in a hotly-contested parliamentary vote, Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party is “running out of time” to recover their deficit in the polls to the opposition Conservative Party. ...
22:00, 06/18/2019

Georgia homeowner kills three teens wearing masks in possible 'stand your ground' case The fatal shooting of three teens by a Georgia homeowner this week could be a 'stand your ground' case, the Rockdale County Sheriff says.        ...
22:34, 09/17/2019

Southeast Asia Doesn’t Want to Be the World’s Dumping Ground. Here’s How Some Countries Are Pushing Back The global trash trade has reached a turning point; wealthier nations have long shipped their plastic waste to the developing world to be processed, but in recent months, some nations in Southeast Asia have begun sending the exports — much of it contaminated plastic and trash that is unrecycla...
16:00, 06/03/2019

‘Not Great News.’ SpaceX Confirms Its Crew Capsule Was Destroyed in Ground Testing (CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — SpaceX finally confirmed Thursday its crew capsule was destroyed in ground testing two weeks ago and conceded that the accident is “not great news” for the company’s effort to launch astronauts this year. Hans Koenigsmann, a company vice president, to...
22:51, 05/02/2019

Gondola cable cut in Canada, sending cars crashing to the ground in 'deliberate act,' police say Several gondola cars came crashing to the ground early Saturday in British Columbia after someone apparently cut the cable, according to Canadian officials. ...
19:35, 08/11/2019

Wild winds ground flights in Australia, falling tree kills woman Major airports at Australia's two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, canceled flights on Friday as damaging winds swept southeastern states, killing one woman, destroying roofs and causing power outages....
11:00, 08/09/2019

Global stocks regain ground from two-month lows as U.S.-China fears ease Global stocks rebounded on Tuesday from two-month lows as investors took heart from comments of U.S. and Chinese officials a day after a spike in tensions between the world's two largest economies rattled financial markets....
17:51, 05/14/2019

Air Force to deploy ground-based lasers in first field test of ‘directed energy’ weapon On Friday, the Air Force announced a $23 million sole-source contract for two of Raytheon’s High Energy Laser Weapons Systems, through which the systems are to be tested for 12 months in an undisclosed “contested environment” outside the continental United States....
13:17, 08/03/2019

Chris Kraft, whose work on the ground helped NASA launch humans into space, dies Chris Kraft developed NASA's Mission Control system and was a key figure in the Apollo program. NASA described his "legendary" work as critical to advancing crewed space flight....
14:51, 07/23/2019

Check your freezer: Kroger recalls ground beef and ribeye due to potential health hazard Kroger recalled certain beef products due to a potential E. coli contamination on June 7. This bacteria can cause severe, life-threatening illnesses.       ...
02:00, 06/11/2019

Shocking images show Australian cows being dragged to the ground by ropes and slaughtered in car park A government probe has been launched after distressing photos emerged allegedly showing cattle being pulled to the ground with ropes and slaughtered, without being stunned first....
01:00, 09/13/2019

Italy's ruling League tops EU vote as 5-Star loses ground: exit polls The far-right League emerged as Italy's largest party in Sunday's European parliamentary election, overtaking its coalition partner the 5-Star Movement, which lost a third of its voters in a year, exit polls said....
01:00, 05/27/2019

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.       ...
00:17, 08/13/2019

Russian Efforts to Exploit Racial Divisions in 2016 Found Firm Ground in U.S., Report Says The report, by the National Urban League, underlined the Russian interference but said that black voting rights were under attack from many actors, including domestic politicians....
00:34, 05/07/2019

National Weather Service confirms “large and dangerous tornado” on the ground near Trotwood, Ohio TROTWOOD, Ohio (AP) — National Weather Service confirms “large and dangerous tornado” on the ground near Trotwood, Ohio....
10:34, 05/28/2019

Ocasio-Cortez assails Biden's 'middle ground' climate change plan, says it's 'dealbreaker' Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed former Vice President Joe Biden’s “middle ground” climate change plan that is yet to be released, saying it’s a “dealbreaker” for the progressives....
15:34, 05/11/2019

Emperor Penguin Population Sees Steep Decline in Antarctica’s Second-Largest Breeding Ground (WASHINGTON) — For the past three years, virtually nothing has hatched at Antarctica’s second biggest breeding grounds for emperor penguins and the start of this year is looking just as bleak, a new study found. Usually 15,000 to 24,000 breeding pairs of emperor penguins flock yearly to ...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Romelu Lukaku scores on Inter Milan debut: Former Man Utd striker hits the ground running in Serie A The last thing Manchester United fans needed a reminder of this Bank Holiday weekend were any reminders of potential transfer blunders - so step forward Romelu Lukaku....
23:34, 08/26/2019

Sydney stabbing suspect yelling 'Allahu akbar' pinned to ground by bystanders with milk crate Three British men are being hailed as heroes after confronting a knife-wielding man who killed one woman and wounded another in downtown Sydney before trying to attack others Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar," according to police and witnesses....
16:51, 08/13/2019

Tour Championship: Xander Schauffele makes up ground to catch Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka Xander Schauffele began the Tour Championship six shots off the lead; now he's tied for first with Justin Thomas and Brooks Koepka after one round.        ...
12:00, 08/23/2019

Watford hoping to work with local council to resolve issue over inflatable training ground dome Watford are hoping to work with Hertsmere Borough Council to find a positive resolution after they were refused permission to use an inflatable dome at their training ground all year round....
18:17, 06/12/2019

Police medic dragged to ground and kicked in head during attack at Free Tommy Robinson protest Police are hunting for suspects after a police medic was dragged to the ground and kicked in the head during a violent assault Free Tommy Robinson protest in central London....
19:00, 08/06/2019

The Soviet MD-160 “Caspian Sea Monster” ground effect vehicle aquatic plane/boat [called an ekranopl The Soviet MD-160 “Caspian Sea Monster” ground effect vehicle aquatic plane/boat [called an ekranoplan in local parlance] is a little like the combination Pizza Hut and Taco Bell that some small midwest towns have. It’s not particularly good at flying, as it stays just a few feet off the water with ...
07:34, 06/11/2019

‘Ground-breaking innovation’ needed in cities, where battle for sustainable development will be won or lost, says UN agency chief If the battle to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is to be won or lost in cities, then they need to “achieve a lasting impact on communities and to ensure that no one is left behind,” the head of the UN agency dealing with sustainable urban development said on Wednesday....
04:34, 05/30/2019

8Chan, Breeding Ground for White Supremacist Shooters Goes Dark; Founder Says Pull the Plug Permanently In a move that is deeply decent and sensical, a technology company has announced that it will no longer be complicit in white supremacist hatred by pulling the plug on services for 8chan, a website that has become the stomping grounds for mass murderers....
02:00, 08/06/2019

Watford refused permission to keep inflatable training ground dome up all year round despite Arsenal blessing Watford have been refused permission to keep an inflatable dome covering an artificial pitch at their training ground operational all year round - despite neighbours Arsenal being onboard with plans....
01:17, 06/12/2019

Democratic rivals attack Joe Biden over report he prefers 'middle ground' climate change policy Fellow 2020 Democratic presidential candidates and activist groups attacked former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday for being insufficiently devoted to combating climate change after a news report said Biden prefers a “middle ground” policy....
22:51, 05/10/2019

Brexit news latest: Theresa May told to abandon talks with Labour and not give ground on customs union Theresa May is under pressure to abandon Brexit talks with Labour amid warnings she risks losing the "loyal middle" of the Tory Party if she gives ground on a customs union....
10:51, 05/14/2019

Finding Common Ground: 5 Times Harry Potter And Voldemort Agreed That For The Sorting Hat, Being Put On A Kid’s Head Probably Felt Like Using A Bidet The Boy Who Lived and He Who Shall Not Be Named were certainly at odds in most respects, but that doesn’t mean they disagreed on everything. Here are five times Harry Potter and Voldemort agreed that for the Sorting Hat, being put on a kid’s head probably felt like using a bidet....
21:00, 05/10/2019

Suspending major military exercises with South Korea was 'prudent,' and pundits 'simply do not know the ground truth,' the top US commander there says Associated Press The Pentagon said earlier this year that it would replace major exercises done with South Korea with smaller, more specific training. Despite pundits decrying this move, the top US commander on the peninsula said it was a prudent decision to support diplomatic efforts. Visit INSIDE...
00:51, 05/24/2019

Woman files lawsuit amid E. coli outbreak linked to ground beef, says she suffered kidney failure, seizures Melissa Carmicle is seeking damages in excess of $75,000 from K2D Foods, alleging that her kidneys began to fail, and that she began having seizures, as a result of E. coli infection....
20:34, 04/28/2019

Amid Trump diplomacy, US intel official recently questioned North Korea's intent, emphasized 'ground truth' President Trump has called his historic handshake summit with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un “a great day for the world," but days before the meeting Sunday, a senior U.S. intelligence official assessed that Kim was not prepared to give up his stockpile of nuclear weapons, and that North Korea's military...
03:00, 07/02/2019

‘Huge’ stakes, ‘daunting’ job to tackle gender-based violence, UNICEF chief tells ground-breaking conference One-in-three girls or women will experience physical or sexual violence in her lifetime, and “the risk multiplies” during a conflict or natural disaster, the Executive Director of UNICEF told delegates attending the first-ever “Ending Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) in Humanitarian Crises Co...
22:34, 05/24/2019

Didcot power station demolition: Dramatic footage of cooling towers being razed to the ground three years after workers killed on site This is the dramatic moment the remaining towers of disused Didcot power station came crashing down, three years after four workers were killed on the Oxfordshire site....
16:34, 08/18/2019

Dollar Ticks Higher Against Yen The dollar rebounded against the Japanese yen while declining relative to emerging-market currencies, as investors regained some of their appetite for riskier assets....
19:17, 05/14/2019

Trump: Dow could be 10,000 points higher if not for the Fed President Trump again wagged his finger at the Federal Reserve Sunday, telling reporters that the Dow could be “5,000 to 10,000 points higher” if those at the central bank knew what they were doing. “If the Fed knew what it was doing, they would lower rates and they would stop quantitative tightenin...
00:34, 07/08/2019

Rupee Ends Higher At 70.02 Against Dollar Forex traders said the greenback's weakness against key rivals overseas, sustained foreign fund inflows and heavy buying in domestic equities also supported the rupee upmove....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Futures power higher on Fed effect U.S. stock index futures jumped on Thursday after the Federal Reserve indicated that it was ready to cut interest rates as soon as next month to counter growing risks to global and domestic growth....
14:17, 06/20/2019

Rupee Edges Higher To 70.25 Against Dollar Rupee dollar exchange rate: The rupee opened at 70.26 at the interbank forex market, and touched a high of 70.25, marking a gain of 9 paise over its last close. The rupee had on Wednesday appreciated......
13:00, 05/16/2019

Is Higher Volatility Making a Comeback? After being in a state of dormancy over the past eight years, high volatility is showing signs of making a comeback across a wide range of asset classes....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Drugmakers Push Their Prices Higher Drugmakers initiated a new round of price increases on their products, with some of them affecting generic hospital-administered injectable drugs that are in short supply....
03:00, 07/02/2019

How do I negotiate a higher salary for my dream job? I received an offer for a job I really want from a company I really want to work for. However, the compensation is lower than I was hoping for. I’m afraid to negotiate too hard and risk losing the offer, because I will take the job even if they don’t increase the compensation. How do......
22:34, 05/12/2019

Don't Get Too Used to Higher Bank Deposit Rates The “good times” for bank depositors may not last much longer. Investors increasingly think the Federal Reserve is on course to cut interest rates at least once this year. That makes it likely banks could start to reverse course on deposit rates....
11:51, 05/20/2019

U.S. Consumer Prices Edged Higher in May U.S. consumer prices inched up in May, held down by a decline in energy prices. Gasoline prices post a decline, after three months of strong increases....
19:34, 06/12/2019

Honeywell Posts Higher Profit Honeywell reported stronger demand and higher organic sales in its commercial aerospace, defense, process automation and business-technologies businesses....
18:00, 07/18/2019

Rupee Edges Higher To 68.81 Against Dollar The dollar index was down 0.2 per cent against a basket of major currencies on Thursday. It climbed to a one-week peak in the previous session on robust US retail sales, but nudged lower as Treasury......
11:00, 07/18/2019

Rupee Moves Higher To 68.32 Against Dollar Rupee strengthened in tandem with other emerging market currencies after Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell bolstered expectations of a rate cut later this month, forex traders were cited as saying......
14:51, 07/11/2019

Companies Brace for Higher Tariffs Many big U.S. firms say they are prepared for the U.S. to impose higher tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports and have anticipated the trade friction in their annual forecasts....
12:51, 05/09/2019

Why is unemployment for blacks 86% higher than US average? The unemployment rate for black Americans was 6.7% in April, which is 86% above the national rate. The reason for the disparity is not a simple one.        ...
21:34, 05/06/2019

Fund Manager Says Oil Is Going Higher, Buy Oil Drillers James Brilliant, chief investment officer at CM Advisors, thinks the oil market has been fundamentally misunderstood and that oil is going to $100. He expects the entire industry to benefit, but he especially likes oil drillers Transocean and Ensco....
19:00, 05/01/2019

Rupee Edges Higher Against Dollar At the interbank foreign exchange, the domestic unit opened almost flat at 69.70 against the dollar and moved 5 paise higher to 69.67 in early trade....
12:17, 05/22/2019

Rupee Edges Higher To 69.20 Against US Dollar Steadiness in the dollar overseas along with a recovery in the domestic equity markets supported the rupee, according to analysts. However, gains of more than 1 per cent in global oil prices limited......
11:34, 06/07/2019

Stocks Set to End a Volatile Quarter Higher Stocks are on track to notch solid gains in a second quarter defined by an escalation in the U.S.-China trade fight and a perceived shift in the Federal Reserve’s appetite for interest-rate cuts....
20:51, 06/28/2019

Fed may not be able to engineer higher inflation: Kashkari The Federal Reserve should not cut interest rates unless there is hard data signaling economic weakness ahead, Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari said on Thursday, and should not rely on a rate cut to try to kickstart a healthier level of inflation....
23:17, 05/16/2019

Rupee Edges Higher To 69.39 Against Dollar Rupee vs dollar today: Weakening of the dollar overseas along with strength in the domestic equity markets supported the currency. However, a rise in global oil prices kept the upside in the rupee in......
08:17, 06/10/2019

See the Chart from the Day the Dow Industrials Turned Higher Subscribers to our monthly and 3x per week services were ready for the Dow's June rally. Yet check out this chart from our intraday service, which forecast the turn on the day it happened....
23:17, 06/24/2019

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

US futures point to higher open At around 02:30 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 156 points, indicating a positive open of more than 164 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were both higher....
11:00, 08/16/2019

Didcot power station demolition video: Dramatic footage shows cooling towers being razed to ground three years after workers killed on site This is the dramatic moment the remaining towers of disused Didcot power station came crashing down, three years after four workers were killed on the Oxfordshire site....
16:51, 08/19/2019

Elderly Trump supporter pushed to ground during London anti-Trump protest Video taken during an anti-Trump protest in central London on Tuesday captured a group of men assaulting and knocking an elderly fan of President Trump to the ground....
01:00, 06/06/2019

Cable cut, sending cable cars crashing to the ground in Canada's Howe Sound The Sea to Sky Gondola, located in Squamish, British Columbia, wasn't in operation at the time of the incident, which occurred at approximately 4:30 a.m. No one was injured....
07:51, 08/11/2019

Malaysia says it will not become a 'dumping ground' for rich Western nations Malaysia has vowed not to become a "dumping ground" for rich Western nations — as a minister pledged to return thousands of tonnes of plastic waste "smuggled" into the country....
12:00, 05/28/2019

'Game of Thrones' recap: The series just burned itself to the ground Spoiler alert! "Game of Thrones" offered up fire and ash for its penultimate episode, but, once more, chose spectacle over character and logic.        ...
06:00, 05/13/2019

E. coli ground beef outbreak 'appears to be over' after sickening 209 people in 10 states The CDC says the E. coli outbreak tied to ground beef that sickened 209 people in 10 states "appears to be over."       ...
02:00, 06/21/2019

'Insane, stabbing, burning pain': Ground zero workers still battling 9/11 health problems The headaches forced Joe McKay, now 52, to retire early from the New York City Fire Department. The New Jeresey resident fills the void with advocacy.        ...
16:34, 09/12/2019

'The View' co-hosts find some common ground in apologizing to Brits about President Trump Hosts of "The View" rarely share the same stance, but all four panelists Monday agreed: they're embarassed about Trump's visit to the United Kingdom.        ...
17:17, 06/04/2019

Apple's ground game versus Google's long game As Android has failed to expand far beyond smartphones, Apple has fortified a device ecosystem around pillars of related operating systems. Google sees AI as its wrecking ball....
22:17, 06/17/2019

Faith in the Fed nudges Wall Street higher Wall Street edged higher on Monday, supported by Facebook, Amazon and Apple, as investors awaited a key Federal Reserve meeting that is expected to lay the groundwork for an interest rate cut later this year....
02:17, 06/18/2019

U.S. stocks open higher on Huawei reprieve U.S. stocks opened higher on Tuesday, with the Dow rising more than 100 points, as technology stocks rebounded after Washington temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on China's Huawei....
16:00, 05/21/2019

Underlying U.S. producer inflation pushing higher U.S. producer prices increased solidly for a second straight month in May, boosted by a surge in the cost of hotel accommodation and gains in a range of other services, pointing to a steady pickup in underlying inflation pressures....
17:34, 06/11/2019

Oil edges higher ahead of G20, OPEC meeting Oil prices edged higher on Thursday on expectations that OPEC will extend an output cut agreement, while investors awaited a meeting between the United States and China that could produce a breakthrough on trade talks....
23:00, 06/27/2019

Scotland's deficit seven times higher than UK as a whole last year SNP says record spending gap of 7% of GDP proves need for independenceScotland ran a deficit seven times higher than the UK as a whole last year, despite again cutting its overspend on public services.The latest Government Expenditure and Revenue Scotland (Gers) figures showed there was a record gap...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Rupee Moves Higher To 70.44 Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee rose as much as 25 paise - or 0.35 per cent - against the dollar on Friday. Analysts say gains in domestic equities amid reports of a meeting between foreign investors and finance ministry......
11:00, 08/09/2019

Meat tax: Will Germans swallow higher prices? As piles of inexpensive steaks and sausages fill German supermarkets, some politicians want meat's environmental cost reflected on the price tag. But a tax hike might not change much at all....
12:00, 08/09/2019

Armenian ex-president's case sent to higher court An Armenian court has halted proceedings in the trial of former President Robert Kocharian in connection with a deadly police crackdown and transferred the case to the constitutional court....
21:17, 05/20/2019

Stocks Open Higher Ahead of Fed Minutes U.S. stocks gained after strong earnings reports from retailers, easing some fears about slowing economic growth, and ahead of the Federal Reserve’s minutes from its latest policy meeting....
16:00, 08/21/2019

US futures higher as traders look ahead to GDP data U.S. stock index futures moved higher on Friday morning as traders digested corporate earnings, looked ahead to fresh data and weighed the possibility of a less dovish tone from the Federal Reserve next week....
09:34, 07/26/2019

Rupee Ends Higher At 69.56 Against Dollar: 5 Things To Know The rupee appreciated for the second straight session on Tuesday to close higher by 46 paise at 69.56 against the US dollar, reported news agency Press Trust of India (PTI). The gain came as crude oil......
18:51, 04/30/2019

Chevron CEO: A higher Anadarko bid 'would have eroded shareholder value' Chevron CEO Michael Wirth sits down with CNBC's Brian Sullivan to discuss big topics in the oil sector such as prices, Chevron's business outlook, the Anadarko Bid and the lag in oil stocks....
19:00, 06/19/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures up on higher oil prices Canada's main stock index futures rose on Wednesday as oil prices jumped after data showed a decline in U.S. crude inventories and an outage at a major refinery on the U.S. East Coast....
14:00, 06/26/2019

Smokers have higher risk for multiple strokes (Reuters Health) - Smokers who have a stroke are much more likely to have another one if they don't quit or at least cut back, a Chinese study suggests....
23:17, 05/17/2019

S&P 500 ends slightly higher after Fed gives mixed signals The S&P 500 ended marginally higher on Wednesday after Federal Reserve policymakers cut interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point, as expected, but gave mixed signals about their next move....
23:00, 09/18/2019

U.S. Treasury Yields Edge Higher After Fed Decision Treasury yields initially fell after the Federal Reserve held rates steady and highlighted slowing inflation, but then moved higher amid comments from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell....
22:00, 05/01/2019

Oil producing countries would like to see higher prices from where they are now, expert says Jason Bordoff, professor and director at Columbia University's Center on Global Energy Policy and former adviser to President Obama, discusses oil prices and the global energy industry....
14:34, 09/06/2019

Rupee Moves Higher To 71.67 Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee rose by as much as 17 paise - or 0.24 per cent - against the US dollar on Friday. After opening marginally lower against the greenback at 71.87 against the greenback, the rupee turned......
11:00, 09/06/2019

Merck revenue up 8 pct on higher Keytruda sales U.S. drugmaker Merck & Co Inc reported an 8 percent increase in quarterly sales on Tuesday, as sales of its blockbuster lung cancer immunotherapy Keytruda rose....
13:51, 04/30/2019

U.S. Says Trump Regrets Not Raising Tariffs Higher The White House doubled down on President Trump’s commitment to the U.S. trade war with China after the president appeared to show a glimmer of regret about escalating trade tensions at the Group of Seven summit....
17:34, 08/25/2019

Revenue from pot could grow higher than that of the NFL by 2020: Report As the budding marijuana industry continues to flourish, total revenue generated from it could surpass that of the NFL by 2020 and America’s total spending on gym memberships by 2023....
00:00, 06/12/2019

End of Oil Waivers Pushes Price Forecasts Higher Investment banks in April raised their forecasts for this year’s oil prices, driven by a U.S. decision to tighten sanctions on Iran’s oil industry, as well as OPEC-led production cuts....
22:34, 04/29/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends higher U.S. stocks closed modestly higher on Tuesday, led by gains in utilities and real estate, while enthusiasm over the U.S.-China trade truce faded as the United States threatened tariffs on additional European goods....
23:17, 07/02/2019

Rupee Closes Higher At 69.26 Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know Rupee rose for second day in a row against the US dollar on hopes of rate cut from the Reserve Bank of India. The home unit climbed 44 paise or 0.6 per cent to end at 69.26 against the greenback, news......
15:51, 06/03/2019

The Latest: US says higher tariffs on China to hit on Friday WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S.-China trade talks (all times local): ___ 5:15 p.m. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer says the higher tariffs on China that President Donald Trump threatened over the weekend will take effect at 12:01 a.m. Eastern time Friday. Lighthizer adds that tr...
08:17, 05/07/2019

Chevron profit rises 26.3% on higher output Chevron reported a 26.3% rise in quarterly profit, as higher production more than offset lower crude oil and natural gas prices and a rise in expenses....
16:17, 08/02/2019

UK costs to cut greenhouse emissions 40% higher than thought: FT Britain's government has estimated that the cost of eliminating greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 could be 40% higher than one given by official climate advisers, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, citing a finance ministry letter....
18:00, 06/06/2019

Dow Milestone Nudges Global Stocks Higher U.S. futures and European and Asian stocks rose at the end of a week that saw central banks in the U.S. and Europe setting the stage for looser monetary policy....
13:17, 07/12/2019

As Fed Prepares to Cut Rates, Some See Path to Higher Yields A reduction by the central bank could actually lead to higher long-term Treasury yields if such a cut helps spur inflation—or at least the fear of inflation among investors....
15:17, 07/31/2019

Global Stocks Follow U.S. Markets Higher European stocks opened higher on Friday after a European Central Bank official on Thursday said a package of stimulus measures was forthcoming at its next meeting....
10:34, 08/16/2019

Stocks Push Higher as Fed Hints at Possible Rate Cut Major indexes rose, with the Dow climbing more than 400 points, as Fed officials hinted the central bank could lower interest rates if the economy slows....
20:00, 06/04/2019

Wall Street ticks higher at open Wall Street opened slightly higher on Thursday, taking a breather from a trade tension-driven selloff that has knocked more than 5% off the value of major stock indexes since the start of May....
15:51, 05/30/2019

Iran will enrich uranium at higher levels Iran will begin enriching uranium at a higher level than what is allowed under the 2015 nuclear deal within days, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday....
12:51, 07/04/2019

The GM Strike Isn’t Just About Higher Wages. It’s Also a Protest Against the Gig Economy Union members at General Motors have joined a national uptick in strikes, with Americans increasingly turning to collective action in the face of unstable employment practices. Unions have faced serious setbacks in recent decades, including a Supreme Court decision that crippled their fundraising ab...
04:51, 09/17/2019

Fed's balance sheet could end up higher than $4 trillion: projections The U.S. Federal Reserve's balance sheet could end up between $3.8 trillion and $4.7 trillion by 2025, according to projections collected by the New York Fed....
04:00, 09/04/2019

Labor Militancy In Higher Education Is On the Rise Last year saw the highest number of strikes in America in more than 30 years. The strikes by public teachers got the most attention. But a new study shows that workers in higher education are getting scrappy as well....
08:00, 09/04/2019

Gold Price Moves Higher By Rs 180 Per 10 Grams Traders said the sentiment turned bullish on the back of pick-up in buying support from local jewellers amid positive overseas trend as rising US-China trade tensions boosted gold's safe-haven appeal....
15:34, 05/08/2019

Cellphone Tower Companies Race Higher As the biggest wireless companies in the U.S. prepare to bring 5G to more customers, cellphone-tower operators are shaping up to be big winners in the stock market....
17:00, 07/15/2019

U.S. Stocks Open Higher on New Trade Talks U.S. stocks rose shortly after the opening bell on hopes for trade progress after the U.S. and China said they would hold talks in Washington in October. The Dow industrials jumped more than 300 points....
15:51, 09/05/2019

Rupee Moves Higher To 71.29 Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee rose by as much as 37 paise against the US dollar on Thursday. After opening higher at 71.43 against the greenback, the rupee climbed to as much as 71.29 at one point by morning deals.......
08:01, 09/12/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks slightly higher around midday NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 12:15 p.m. Investors appear to have turned cautious Tuesday after stocks opened with solid gains. Around midday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 25 points, or 0.1%. The Dow gained as much as 131 points earlier...
20:00, 05/28/2019

New Zealand Teachers Have Gone on a ‘Mega-Strike’ for Higher Pay More than 50,000 teachers across New Zealand took to the streets on strike Wednesday to demand pay rises and better working conditions following fruitless negotiations with the government, the Guardian reports. The “mega-strike” is the largest education walkout the country has seen, join...
21:17, 05/29/2019

Higher Costs Hold Down Profit at Heineken Higher costs held down profit in the first half of the year for Heineken, despite the world’s second biggest brewer selling more beer globally and launching its nonalcoholic Heineken variant in the U.S....
08:51, 07/30/2019

Higher Tariffs Ripple Through American Business The increased tariffs enacted by the U.S. on products coming from China raise the costs for many American companies. Here’s a look at the affected industries....
23:51, 05/10/2019

Rupee Edges Higher From 5-Month Low: 10 Things To Know Clocking some recovery from a five-month low registered the previous session, the rupee appreciated by as much as 26 paise against the US dollar on Tuesday. The rupee opened lower at 70.80 against the......
11:34, 08/06/2019

Readerlink works towards higher bid for Barnes & Noble - WSJ Book distribution company Readerlink LLC is working towards making a bid for Barnes & Nobles Inc that would top hedge fund Elliott Management Corp's agreed price to buy the U.S bookseller, the Wall Street Journal reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/readerlink-works-toward-higher-offer-for-barnes-n...
22:51, 06/10/2019

Gold Edges Higher After Tariff Threat Gold prices inched higher Monday, boosted by declines in stocks and other risk assets after President Trump threatened to escalate the U.S.-China trade fight....
02:17, 05/07/2019

Florida 'stand your ground' trial begins for deadly dispute over handicapped parking spot The manslaughter trial for Michael Drejka, the man involved in a deadly dispute over a handicapped parking spot in Florida, was set to begin Monday.        ...
04:17, 08/20/2019

Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right BERLIN (AP) — Exit poll: German governing parties lose ground in EU election, big gains for Greens, small gains for far-right....
19:00, 05/26/2019

343 NYC firefighters died on 9/11. Since then, 200 have died from Ground Zero-related illnesses Richard Driscoll died a day after fellow firefighter Kevin Nolan. They rushed to the World Trade Center on 9/11 and since suffered related illnesses.        ...
23:51, 07/19/2019

What are the most unusual non-football events at a football ground? | The Knowledge Plus: passmasters, players to score in the top four divisions and a deaf footballerMail us your questions or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“What is the most unusual non-football event to be staged at a football ground?” asks Zara Wildoom.The answer to this is as strange as you’d expect. In 1970, and just be...
13:17, 08/28/2019

Euro stocks inch higher as Italy steadies European shares were flat to marginally higher in early trading on Monday, with Italian shares recovering some ground after a bout of selling driven by political nerves as all eyes moved to this week's meeting of the European Central Bank....
10:51, 07/22/2019

Lowe's Reports Higher Profit, Beating Estimates Lowe’s reported higher earnings in its latest quarter that topped expectations, in a sign the home-improvement retailer’s aggressive cost-cutting strategy could be paying off....
03:34, 08/22/2019

“Aussie PayPal” Explodes Higher: These Were the Warning Signs The guidelines that are laid out in the Wall Street classic book, Elliott Wave Principle, are there for a reason: They work. Of course, no forecasting method is perfect, but see how applying the Elliott wave model helped one of our global analysts spot an interesting opportunity....
15:00, 05/01/2019

Common: 'I wanted to be the dopest. Then I found a higher purpose' He got his start in the era of gangsta rap and admits to a ‘bros before hoes’ attitude early in his career. So how did the Chicagoan become one of conscious rap’s strongest voices?It’s apt that Common and I meet in Philadelphia, the US city of brotherly love. The rapper, who is also an activist and ...
04:34, 09/04/2019

Stocks Set to Open Higher Ahead of Busy Week U.S. stock futures ticked higher ahead of the opening bell, as investors prepared for a week filled with fresh economic data and more corporate earnings reports....
15:00, 07/22/2019

VW shrugs off $1.12 billion legal hit with higher quarterly SUV sales Volkswagen Group said its first-quarter earnings before interest and taxes fell to 3.9 billion euros ($4.37 billion) from 4.2 billion a year earlier....
14:17, 05/02/2019

Global shares turn higher as investors look to G-20 meeting Global shares have turned higher as investors await developments in the trade war between the U.S. and China, whose presidents will meet at the Group of 20 summit in Japan this week...
14:17, 06/26/2019

Catastrophes set to drive 2020 reinsurance rates higher Big insurance losses from hurricanes, wildfires and other natural disasters over the past two years are set to push reinsurance renewal rates higher in January, ratings agencies said....
05:00, 09/04/2019

9/11 first responders have higher risk of heart disease: study Firefighters who arrived early or spent more time at the World Trade Center site after the 9/11 attacks have a higher risk of developing heart problems than those who came later or stayed less, doctors reported Friday....
00:00, 09/07/2019

"Hope You Go Higher": PM Modi's Takedown Of Gandhis In Parliament In his first speech in parliament after the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi heaped piercing criticism on the Congress, referencing everything from the 1975 emergency to allegations......
16:34, 06/25/2019

Having too many sugary drinks linked to higher cancer risk Sugary drinks aren’t just bad for your waistline — they may also lead to an increase risk of cancer, a new study has found. Researchers in France found that downing a small glass of 100 percent fruit juice or soda — about 3.3 ounces worth — a day was linked to an 18 percent increas...
17:17, 07/11/2019

Sleepy athletes may face higher concussion risk (Reuters Health) - College athletes may face a higher risk for sport-related concussions if they have insomnia or even if they're just chronically sleepy, a new study suggests....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Technology stocks lead Wall Street higher Wall Street's main indexes rose on Tuesday, led by technology stocks, on the back of easing trade tensions with Mexico and signs of more fiscal stimulus in China....
17:34, 06/11/2019

Futures higher after rally on Powell's dovish remarks U.S. stock futures advanced on Thursday, a day after Wall Street's main indexes touched new highs after dovish comments from Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell cemented the case for an interest rate cut this month....
14:17, 07/11/2019

Delta Air quarterly profit surges 39% on higher fares Delta Air Lines Inc reported a 39.3% rise in quarterly profit on Thursday, as the second-largest U.S. carrier benefited from higher fares and flying fuller planes....
14:17, 07/11/2019

After a Strong First Half, Stocks Tend to Stay Higher After U.S. stocks notched the strongest first half of a year since 1998, history suggests they are likely to finish off 2019 higher than they started....
00:51, 07/09/2019

Rupee Surges For Seventh Day In A Row, Ends 22 Paise Higher The rupee surged for a seventh straight session on Friday to close at 70.92 per US dollar, up 22 paise, as softening crude oil prices and easing US-China trade tensions bolstered investor sentiment,......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Sensex Slumps 793 Points On Higher Tax For Foreign Investors The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 Indexes posted their worst single-day fall of 2019 as investor sentiment was spooked by the Budget proposals. The Finance Bill which was tabled in the parliament by......
14:34, 07/08/2019

What Has Boris Johnson Sacrificed For Good Of UK? "Higher Wage", He Says Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to become Britain's next prime minister, stumbled on Friday when asked if he had ever set his own self-interest aside in his career, saying he had sacrificed a bigger......
18:00, 07/05/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open higher as oil prices rebound Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Wednesday, as oil prices rebounded after a steep fall in the previous session....
15:34, 07/03/2019

Review: ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ remake should have aimed higher As an exploration of post-traumatic stress disorder in US war veterans, the psychological thriller “Jacob’s Ladder” was ripe for an update. As a piece of enjoyable ’90s shock schlock, it maybe should have just stayed where it was. The 1990 original, from director Adrian Lyne,...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Asian shares edge higher after Fed, investors await BOJ Asian shares edged higher on Thursday, tracking some modest Wall Street gains after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but offered mixed signals on the next easing, keeping investors cautious....
04:17, 09/19/2019

Study: Postmenopausal women have higher bad cholesterol levels Post-menopausal women, on average, have higher levels of bad cholesterol than premenopausal women, putting them at a higher risk for heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases...
03:17, 09/19/2019

Chick-fil-A says it has ‘much higher calling’ amid charity backlash Chick-fil-A is taking the high road in response to a handful of liberal critics alleging the popular fast food restaurant is hostile to LGBTQ individuals. The executive director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation and Chick-fil-A’s vice president of corporate social responsibility, Rodney Bullard, t...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Spotify revenue jumps 33 pct on higher subscriber addition Spotify Technology SA reported a better-than-expected 33 percent rise in first-quarter revenue, as the music streaming company racked up 100 million paid subscribers for its premium service....
12:34, 04/29/2019

Stocks edge higher as trade enthusiasm wanes U.S. stocks managed modest gains on Tuesday after holding near the unchanged mark for much of the session as enthusiasm over the U.S.-China trade truce faded after the United States threatened tariffs on additional European goods....
22:51, 07/02/2019

After tax hike, gas in California is now a dollar higher than the national average California's average gas price per gallon bumped up to a nation high of $3.755 per gallon when a new 5.6 cent gas tax increase went into effect July 1....
00:17, 07/02/2019

ConocoPhillips profit rises marginally due to higher expenses U.S. oil producer ConocoPhillips said on Tuesday its first-quarter adjusted profit was marginally higher, as expenses ate into gains from higher production....
13:51, 04/30/2019

Wall St. ends higher as trade worries ease U.S. stocks ended higher on Wednesday as reports that U.S. President Donald Trump would hold off on imposing tariffs on imported cars and parts eased growth concerns, even as economic data disappointed investors....
23:00, 05/15/2019

Do ‘night owls’ have a higher risk of breast cancer? There are a few known risk factors associated with breast cancer, including alcohol consumption and obesity. Now, say researchers, we may need to add being a “night owl” to that list. The new study, published this week in the BMJ, finds that women who considered themselves “morning...
00:17, 06/28/2019

Futures higher with G20 summit, inflation data in focus U.S. equity futures rose on Friday amid growing caution ahead of a crucial meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping and the release of inflation data that could feed into the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates next month....
14:17, 06/28/2019

Democratic candidates call for more higher education funding LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ahead of next week’s primary election, Democrats running for Kentucky governor promised during a debate Wednesday to push for increased state funding for higher education. During the hourlong televised debate — their second one this week — candidates called for expanding...
01:51, 05/16/2019

U.S. Stocks Open Higher Amid Global Rally Shares and benchmark indexes rose following strong gains for global stocks amid political developments around the world that countered a set of weak economic data....
16:00, 09/04/2019

Whitney Houston has a new song out: Listen to ‘Higher Love’ Whitney Houston’s new jam is about to soundtrack your weekend. Yes, more than seven years after her death, pop music’s iconic “Voice” has a new single dropping Friday. Houston recorded a live rendition of Steve Winwood’s 1986 chart-topper “Higher Love,” performed at a s...
22:51, 06/28/2019

Older millennials are driving home prices higher again They may have waited longer than previous generations, but millennials are showing a strong desire to become homeowners, especially older millennials. That is strengthening demand for the limited supply of homes for sale....
18:00, 09/03/2019

U.S. Takes Aim at $300 Billion in Chinese Imports for Higher Tariffs (BEIJING) — U.S. officials are targeting a $300 billion list of additional Chinese imports including laptop computers for tariff hikes, ratcheting up a trade fight that is shaking financial markets and fueling fears about global economic growth. The release followed Beijing’s announcemen...
12:35, 05/14/2019

RBS warns of £900m hit as PPI claims 'significantly higher than expected' Royal Bank of Scotland has warned it will take a hit of up to £900m after the number of last-minute PPI claims was "significantly higher than expected"....
16:34, 09/04/2019

Sensex Ends 279 Points Higher, Nifty Reclaims 11,250 Thirty nine stocks on the50-scrip index finished higher. Top gainers on the index were Zee Entertainment, Bharat Petroleum, Bajaj Finance, Indian Oil and UltraTech Cement, finishing between 3.86 per......
13:00, 05/16/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks climb again, turn higher for week NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Stocks rose on Wall Street for the third day in a row, erasing the big plunge they took on Monday on worries about the worsening trade fight between China and the U.S. Banks reversed course Thursday and hel...
18:34, 05/16/2019

Deutsche Bank leads European shares higher European shares rose on Monday, extending gains from the previous session, as German stocks, led by Deutsche Bank, rallied and investors cheered plans from Germany and China to counter slowing growth....
10:51, 08/19/2019

UK Lyme disease cases may be three times higher than estimated Researchers say tick-borne disease ‘is everywhere’ with 8,000 diagnoses likely in 2019Cases of Lyme disease in the UK may be three times higher than previous estimates, according to new research.After analysing the anonymous medical records of 8.4 million people from across the UK, scientists foreca...
12:51, 07/31/2019

Asian markets move higher and yuan strengthens Asian markets broadly rose Thursday as investors digested several signs that policymakers across the region are taking steps to protect their economies from slowing global growth....
06:00, 08/08/2019

Kentucky school board wants Ark Encounter to pay higher taxes The Grant County Board of Education says the county is undervaluing the life-size replica of Noah's Ark in Northern Kentucky.        ...
08:34, 08/28/2019

Lowe's Posts Higher Profit, Trims Outlook Lowe’s lowered its full-year earnings targets as the home-improvement retailer continues to work through operational challenges, such as managing costs and improving inventory. Shares fell about 10%....
17:51, 05/22/2019

Readerlink Works Toward Higher Offer for Barnes & Noble Book distributor Readerlink is working toward making a bid for Barnes & Noble that would top the price hedge fund Elliott Management agreed to pay for the book retailer....
01:51, 06/11/2019

Target Posts Higher Comparable Sales, Profit Target posted an increase in comparable sales that was more than expected and reaffirmed that guidance for the fiscal year, sending shares higher in premarket trading....
14:17, 05/22/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures propped up by higher oil prices Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Tuesday as oil prices rose on expectations OPEC and its allies will keep withholding supply....
14:17, 06/11/2019

Exchanges Face Higher Hurdles in Boosting Fees New guidelines from the Securities and Exchange Commission will make it tougher for stock exchanges to boost data fees by requiring them to provide detailed disclosures....
03:34, 05/22/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX higher as energy companies rise Canada's main stock index gained on Friday, driven by a rise in the energy sector as oil companies hoped to reach an agreement with the Alberta government to boost production....
17:17, 07/26/2019

VW targets higher profit as EV costs, uncertainty weigh VW's diesel-emission scandal caused a fundamental crisis but it also became a catalyst for the transformation of the automaker, VW COO Ralf Brandstaetter said -- setting the stage for the company's bold plans to pass Tesla as the electric car leader....
09:34, 08/23/2019

Report: U.S. opioid prescribing rates higher than other countries About 79 percent of patients who felt pain during hospital visits in the United States received opioid prescriptions, which is nearly 30 percent higher than in other countries, a new study shows....
18:34, 07/25/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on energy boost Gains in the energy sector pushed Canada's main stock index higher on Thursday after crude prices jumped more than 4% following a suspected tanker attack near Iran....
15:51, 06/13/2019

Amazon's Push Into Higher-Margin Services to Be Scrutinized While Amazon’s legacy consumer business’s growth is slowing, Amazon Web Services and the burgeoning advertising arm are expected to deliver strong revenue growth and high margins....
17:51, 07/25/2019

‘Utterly insane’ Jets-Patriots line could go higher The Jets are 23-point underdogs against the Patriots at William Hill sportsbooks for Sunday’s game in Foxborough, Mass., and that number could climb. “It’s utterly insane,” said Nick Bogdanovich, William Hill’s director of trading. “The Jets looked helpless without [Sam] Darnold and New England look...
08:34, 09/18/2019

Singaporean IT employees more keen on skills upgrade than higher pay More IT professionals in the city-state are prioritising companies that offer opportunities to enhance their skills over higher salaries, with 82% willing to do so, compared to 80% of marketers and 73% of their peers in finance....
14:17, 07/31/2019

Futures edge higher on hopes of monetary stimulus U.S. stock index futures ticked higher on Monday, as mixed global economic data drove expectations of monetary stimulus from central banks, including the U.S. Federal Reserve....
15:00, 09/09/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX set to open higher as oil prices rise Futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Monday as crude prices rose after an attack on a Saudi oil facility by Yemeni separatists during the weekend....
13:51, 08/19/2019

Oil prices could go much higher if there is a military escalation after Saudi attack The price of oil could go sharply higher, depending on the duration of the disruption at Saudi oil facilities and whether there is a military response....
20:51, 09/16/2019

Expect oil prices to go even higher, says Again Capital's John Kilduff Amy Jaffe, Council on Foreign Relations, and John Kilduff, Again Capital, join "The Exchange" to discuss the price of oil soaring following attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
20:51, 09/16/2019

How Deadwood found a higher power in a godless territory “St. Paul tells us from one spirit are we all baptized into one body, whether we be Jew or Gentile, bond or free, and have all been made to drink into one spirit. For the body is not one member but many. He tells us: ‘The eye cannot say unto the hand, I have no need of thee; nor again the head to th...
18:51, 05/29/2019

UPDATE 1-Readerlink works towards higher bid for Barnes & Noble - WSJ Book distribution company Readerlink LLC is working towards making a bid for Barnes & Nobles Inc that would top hedge fund Elliott Management Corp's agreed price to buy the U.S bookseller, the Wall Street Journal reported https://www.wsj.com/articles/readerlink-works-toward-higher-offer-for-barnes-n...
23:51, 06/10/2019

Trump says China deal is possible, but higher tariffs are still an option President Trump said Thursday he still wants to go to the negotiating table with China amid growing fears of a trade war — but that he’s willing to wield higher tariffs if he doesn’t like what he hears. “I did get, last night, a very beautiful letter from President Xi [Jinping], [s...
02:34, 05/10/2019

Wall St. moves higher; Fed policy meeting on the horizon U.S. stocks ticked higher on Monday, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq powering ahead, as investors awaited a pivotal Federal Reserve meeting for clues on the path ahead for interest rates....
17:51, 06/17/2019

Smart meter delays could mean higher bills for millions Four million homes on prepay gas and electricity meters could see higher bills due to delays in the rollout of smart meters, says the competition watchdog....
14:00, 06/07/2019

Oil edges higher but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed 1 percent on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but were on track for their biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
20:51, 05/24/2019

U.S. Consumers Poised to Take the Hit From Higher Tariffs on Imports From China The round of tariffs that went into effect at midnight will likely hit Americans in the pocketbook, making $40 billion of consumer goods on retailers’ shelves more expensive....
16:17, 05/10/2019

Major automakers post U.S. higher May new vehicle sales Major automakers on Monday reported better-than-expected U.S. new vehicle sales for May, posting the first monthly increase for 2019 as a strong economy and upbeat consumer sentiment boosted demand....
23:34, 06/03/2019

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

European markets close higher as autos climb 3.2% European stocks rebounded toward the end of the session Tuesday amid recovering investor sentiment worldwide, with autos emerging as the leading performer....
19:34, 06/04/2019

Midwestern Floods Pit Communities Against One Another as Levees Rise Ever Higher Residents of Grafton, Ill., which has no levee, are being pummeled by flooding from the Mississippi River, again and again. “It’s frightening,” the mayor said....
19:51, 05/07/2019

Trump's Only Regret On China Is "Not Raising Tariffs Higher" US President Donald Trump on Sunday rowed back from a suggestion made just hours earlier that he regrets his trade war with China, saying instead he's only sorry not to have raised tariffs even......
19:34, 08/25/2019

Atlantic hurricane forecast revised higher - U.S. agency U.S. weather forecasters expect "above normal" activity in the current Atlantic hurricane season, revising an earlier forecast of "near normal" activity, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said on Thursday....
01:34, 08/09/2019

Retail's Latest Challenge: Higher Trade Tariffs Shares of retailers, buffeted by rising trade tensions in recent sessions, face a key test this week when Macy’s, Walmart and others begin reporting quarterly earnings....
14:34, 05/13/2019

Visa Beats Projections on Higher Card Spending Visa reported strong financial results on the back of higher card spending, as the company touted its push into the financial-technology sector, including its possible role in Facebook’s Libra project....
04:17, 07/24/2019

Under Armour Sales Inch Higher as It Pushes Abroad Under Armour reported revenue rose slightly in the first quarter, despite declines on its home turf, as the sportswear maker continued to shrink its inventory and expand abroad....
19:00, 05/02/2019

Global measles cases three times higher than last year: WHO Every region in the world, expect the Americas, is experiencing an increase in the number of cases of measles, a vaccine-preventable disease that can kill or disable children, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday....
08:17, 08/29/2019

Shares claw higher before U.S. jobs data, oil sinks again World stocks were battling to avoid their first weekly fall in six weeks on Friday, as investors waited to see whether key U.S. jobs data would give the Federal Reserve another reason to dismiss rate cut calls....
15:00, 05/03/2019

Migrants in the Gulf see dreams of higher wages ruined More than a million foreign workers have been sent packing as Gulf leaders face pressure to hire more locals. Despite the region's reputation for exploitation and rigidity, many foreigners still dream of Arabia....
14:51, 06/18/2019

Copa America organizers say attendances higher than in 2015 RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — South America’s soccer governing body CONMEBOL says the average attendance at Copa America games in Brazil is 15% higher than four years ago in Chile. CONMEBOL was reacting to concern over the number of empty seats at games in five host cities of the tournament. Organizer...
00:51, 06/21/2019

Tesla's Sales of Higher-End Cars Erode in Key Market Sales of Tesla’s high-end Model S sedan have taken a big hit in the company’s most important U.S. market, California, as the electric auto maker is leaning more heavily on selling the lower-priced Model 3 compact car....
01:34, 07/24/2019

EU lawmakers see higher risk of no-deal Brexit with PM Johnson The European Union lawmakers dealing with Brexit said on Wednesday there was an increased risk of a disorderly British exit from the bloc after Boris Johnson becomes prime minister....
14:17, 07/24/2019

India Imposes Higher Customs Duty On 28 US Products India on Saturday announced a hike in customs duties on as many as 28 US products, including almond, pulses and walnut, in response to higher tariffs imposed by Washington on Indian products like......
02:00, 06/16/2019

Wall Street inches higher with earnings in spotlight U.S. stocks edged higher on Thursday as a handful of positive earnings reports helped investors look past the Federal Reserve's policy decision that dented hopes of interest rate cuts....
17:00, 05/02/2019

Oil Edges Higher on OPEC Cuts, Iran Tensions Oil prices rose slightly on continued U.S.-Iran tensions and as major crude producers including Saudi Arabia signaled they may maintain production cuts until the end of this year....
17:34, 05/20/2019

Visa earnings beat on higher customer spending Visa beat analysts' estimates for quarterly earnings on Tuesday, as a robust economy encouraged customers to spend more and boosted fees for the world's largest payment processor....
17:00, 07/24/2019

Futures edge higher with trade talks in focus U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Monday, with investors hoping that the upcoming U.S.-China trade talks will help de-escalate a trade war that is damaging the global economy....
14:51, 06/24/2019

Commerzbank first-quarter net profit falls on higher tax burden Germany's Commerzbank on Wednesday posted a 54 percent drop in net profit in the first quarter, just weeks after merger talks with rival Deutsche Bank fell apart. It attributed the decline to a higher tax burden....
09:51, 05/08/2019

Jeremy Kyle audience member says Steve Dymond 'collapsed to the ground' after hearing he failed lie detector result A woman who was in the audience for the filming of Jeremy Kyle guest Steve Dymond's unaired episode said he "collapsed to the ground" after hearing his lie detector result....
10:00, 05/15/2019

Real Madrid deny Mauricio Pochettino's claim that Tottenham's request to sleep at training ground was rejected Real Madrid have dismissed Mauricio Pochettino's claim that Tottenham's request to stay at their Valdebebas training complex for the Champions League Final was rejected as 'completely false'....
16:00, 05/24/2019

Opinion: India's Hedge Funds Threatened by Higher Taxes The Securities and Exchange Board of India, or SEBI, has always been suspicious of the source of capital for hedge funds investing in India from Singapore or Hong Kong....
15:17, 07/16/2019

US stocks finish higher Tuesday after a tough start to the week A day after the S&P 500 endured its largest decline of the year, stocks bounced back to end higher, helped in part by China stabilizing its currency.       ...
03:00, 08/07/2019

As Federal Reserve Cuts Rates, Some See Path to Higher Yields A reduction by the central bank could actually lead to higher long-term Treasury yields if such a cut helps spur inflation—or at least the fear of inflation among investors....
04:17, 08/01/2019