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What it's like to own a superyacht

Spanish businessman Joaquín Folch-Rusiñol Corachán, owner of the Buka, tells CNN Travel about life on board his vessel. This is closest you may come to knowing what it's like to ow...

What it's like to own a superyacht

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World's best superyacht revealed Hybrid sailing ship Black Pearl and 90-meter DAR are among the winners at the 2019 World Superyacht Awards held in London. Find out what other luxury vessels received honors....
02:17, 05/21/2019

iPad-controlled superyacht up for $15m sale In the market for a $15 million superyacht? You're in luck: Adastra, which won a string of design awards in 2013 and can be controlled with an iPad, has gone up for sale....
23:17, 07/15/2019

Superyacht lost at sea after falling off cargo ship The superyacht My Song, owned by an Italian billionaire Pier Luigi Loro Piana, is lost at sea after it slips from a cargo ship into the Mediterranean...
17:17, 05/30/2019

The world’s most expensive painting is on a Saudi superyacht This Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece may be riding da waves. “Salvator Mundi” — the rare painting whose whereabouts have been shrouded in secrecy since it sold for a record-busting $450 million in 2017 — is being kept on the superyacht of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Art...
03:51, 06/11/2019

Microsoft tycoon's superyacht on sale for $325M If you've ever wanted to own a 414-foot luxury superyacht that once belonged to late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, now you can -- for $325 million....
17:00, 09/09/2019

Kylie Jenner celebrates birthday on £1m-a-week superyacht Cosmetics billionaire and reality TV star boarded vessel in Italy for 22nd birthdayKylie Jenner, the Keeping up with the Kardashians reality TV star whose eponymous cosmetics empire has turned her into the world’s youngest billionaire, will this weekend spend more than £1m on a party to celebrate he...
22:17, 08/09/2019

Billionaire's luxury superyacht slips from cargo ship, gets lost at sea The billionaire owner of a 130-foot yacht, named MY Song, is singing the blues – so to speak – now that it’s gone missing after it fell off a cargo ship. It seems the superyacht, which was on the last leg of a journey that began in the Caribbean, was not secured correctly by the crew....
21:34, 06/01/2019

Superyacht blocking Statue of Liberty views for sale for $106M If you don’t like that superyacht obstructing your perfect view of Lady Liberty, there’s a solution — buy it. You just need $106 million. The 240-foot, custom-built superyacht, owned by Aussie home loan king John Symond, went up for sale last month and has been floating in and out of the harbor sinc...
14:00, 09/04/2019

Attacks on Saudi oil facilities put energy supply at risk: Pompeo U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday weekend attacks on Saudi oil facilities have put the global energy supply at risk, a pool report said....
19:34, 09/18/2019

UK parliament suspension not a matter for judges, PM Johnson's lawyer tells Supreme Court Boris Johnson's decision to suspend parliament is not a matter for judges and was not done for improper reasons, a lawyer for the prime minister said on Wednesday as he sought to persuade the British Supreme Court the five-week shutdown was lawful....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Yemen's Houthis threaten to attack United Arab Emirates targets Yemen's Houthi group said on Wednesday it had identified dozens of sites in the United Arab Emirates as possible targets, in an attempt to underscore its military clout following a weekend attack it claims to have carried out on Saudi oil facilities....
19:34, 09/18/2019

UK's Johnson and U.S.'s Trump discuss need for united diplomatic response to Saudi attack British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and U.S. President Donald Trump condemned last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and discussed the need for a united diplomatic response in a telephone call on Wednesday, Johnson's office said....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Sri Lanka to hold presidential vote on Nov. 16 Sri Lanka will hold a presidential election on Nov. 16, the head of the island nation's election body told Reuters on Wednesday, as its $87 billion economy struggles to recover from a political crisis and the aftermath of deadly Islamist bombings....
19:34, 09/18/2019

U.S. senators urge Trump administration to end nuclear talks with Saudis Two Democratic U.S. senators on Wednesday urged Trump administration officials to halt talks with Saudi Arabia on building nuclear reactors after weekend attacks that halved the country's oil output and increased instability in the Middle East....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Hong Kong horse races, fireworks called off amid protest threat Hong Kong's Jockey Club canceled all races planned for Wednesday after pro-democracy protesters said they would target the Happy Valley racecourse where a horse part-owned by a pro-China lawmaker was due to run....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Trump says he has ordered 'substantial increase' of Iran sanctions U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had ordered his Treasury Secretary to "substantially increase sanctions" imposed on Iran, in the wake of an attack on Saudi oil facilities that some U.S. officials have blamed on Tehran....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Experience the final moments of the Jeremy Renner app via this pseudo-app Jeremy Renner has tried to give the people what he apparently thinks they want. He gave them some original tunes about what heaven may or may not be called, and that didn’t really hit. He also tried to give the masses an app nobody really asked for, and it shuttered a few weeks ago, unsurprisingly. ...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Pizza Hut’s Stuffed Cheez-It Pizza tests the limits of snack food fusion There was great curiosity in Takeout land when we learned that Pizza Hut was planning to release a Stuffed Cheez-It pizza. Would the Cheez-Its be scattered across the top, like Doritos on a Quad Cities pizza? Or would they be pulverized and pressed together to form the base, like a graham cracker pi...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Stargazing has just as much heart as Jen Wang’s 2018 hit, The Prince And The Dressmaker Jen Wang’s The Prince And the Dressmaker was unquestionably one of the big hits of 2018, beloved by fans and celebrated by critics. A story of identity and love, the book resonated with a lot of readers and made a showing in a slew of best-of lists at the end of the year. That kind of success can pu...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Everyone's a suspect in the newest Knives Out trailer The newest trailer for Rian Johnson’s Knives Out is riddled with lies, conjecture, and heavy-duty familial dysfunction. Thanksgiving cannot come soon enough....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Elizabeth Warren offers a confident, “No thanks, I got this” to Stephen Colbert’s campaign advice It’s campaign season everybody, in that it’s still more than an entire goddamned year until Election Day. That means that the ever-so-slowly narrowing field of Democrats jostling to be the one to hurl Donald Trump into the Potomac (politically speaking) will be on every television show with a workin...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Hurricanes rarely get close to Bermuda, but Category 3 Humberto may swipe the island tonight The year's second major Atlantic hurricane is expected to deliver strong winds and large swells to Bermuda as it makes a rare pass Wednesday night just north of the Atlantic island territory....
19:34, 09/18/2019

Robert O'Brien replaces John Bolton as Trump's national security adviser Elevation of the state department’s chief hostage negotiator seen as a win for US secretary of state Mike PompeoDonald Trump has appointed the state department’s chief hostage negotiator – whose most prominent international role until now was monitoring the Swedish trial of the US rapper A$AP Rocky ...
19:34, 09/18/2019

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

Saudi offers 'proof' of Iran's role in oil attack and urges US response Defence spokesman calls on ‘international community to hold Iran responsible’Saudi Arabia has ramped up the pressure on Donald Trump to respond to a devastating strike on two major oil installations, by displaying drone and missile technology it insisted showed the attack was “unquestionably sponsor...
19:34, 09/18/2019

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

Finance Minister To Review State-Run Banks' Merger Preparedness: Report Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet the heads of PSU banks on Thursday to discuss merger-related issues and review their preparedness to execute the process...
19:34, 09/18/2019

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

Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid Are Already Teetering On The Brink Zinedine Zidane must have known this time would be harder. The once-former, now-current Real Madrid manager stepped away from the club after winning the 2018 Champions League final—his and the club’s third in a row, and the team’s fourth in five years—just as Cristiano Ronaldo, the key to all that s...
19:34, 09/18/2019

North now offers Focals smart glasses fittings and purchases via app North’s Focals smart glasses are the first in the category to even approach mainstream appeal, but to date, the only way to get a pair has been to go into a physical North showroom and get a custom fitting, and then return once they’re ready for a pick-up and final adjustment. Now, North...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Trump Defends Plan to Kill California’s Authority to Set Its Own Auto-Emissions Rules The administration's plan has been assailed by California officials and environmental advocates as an attack on states’ rights and on a major policy to fight climate change....
20:00, 09/18/2019

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

Trump picks Robert O’Brien, U.S. hostage negotiator, as national security adviser O'Brien, currently a presidential envoy for hostage affairs at the U.S. Department of State, has a long history in Republican foreign policy circles....
20:00, 09/18/2019

This iPhone 11 Night mode photo sample is going to blow your mind Well, the early reviews are in and it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that bloggers and tech journalists love Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max. Early reviewers rarely say otherwise, of course, but this time around they also have a fairly major upgrade to work ...
20:00, 09/18/2019

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

German carbon pricing plan may cost DAX companies billions: report Germany's blue-chip companies could face billions of euros in costs to cut carbon emissions under a climate protection plan due to be unveiled by the government on Friday, according to a study by asset manager Union Investment....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu Fails To Win Majority In Close Election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to win a ruling majority in an election that produced a virtual tie between his right-wing bloc and a centre-left grouping that would be led by former......
20:34, 09/18/2019

UK Parliament Panel Slams "Flawed" Reaction To Visa Row Affecting Indians An influential UK Parliament committee on Wednesday issued a harsh rebuke of the UK government's "flawed" reaction to a visa row involving compulsory English tests that affected hundreds of overseas......
20:34, 09/18/2019

Iran Denies Role In Saudi Attacks In Diplomatic Note To US: State Media Iran has sent the United States a diplomatic note denying any role in attacks on Saudi oil installations and warning it would respond to any action, state media said Wednesday....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Brexit news latest: Labour MPs warn Jeremy Corbyn must not stay neutral in new referendum Jeremy Corbyn sparked a fresh row with his party today by promising a new Brexit referendum after the next general election while refusing to say if he would back Leave or Remain....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Want to save on a home? Buy it with some strangers While looking for a home in Los Angeles, Dan Nufer saw a house in the Glassell Park neighborhood that was better than anything else he'd seen -- newly renovated and larger than the properties he'd already been outbid on....
21:00, 09/18/2019

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

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21:01, 09/18/2019

Trump says Powell and the Fed 'Fail Again' — 'No guts, no sense, no vision!' The decision to cut rates followed a monthslong pressure campaign by Trump, who often criticized Chairman Jerome Powell by name as he called for lower interest rates....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Fan gets Odell Beckham Jr. autograph tattooed after Monday Night Football Odell Beckham Jr.'s homecoming at MetLife Stadium on Monday night wasn't just memorable for the Cleveland Brown's star. One lucky fan is the proud owner of one-of-a-kind OBJ autograph ink. Yep, dreams do come true....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Watch: Man deters porch pirates with loud bangs from decoy package A West Virginia man tired of having packages stolen from the porch of a home he is renovating rigged up a decoy package to scare away the so-called "porch pirates" with a loud noise....
21:02, 09/18/2019

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

Man busted after allegedly stabbing Taco Bell patron in the face A knife-wielding man slashed another man in the face at a Midtown Taco Bell Wednesday morning — but was caught by cops nearby, authorities said. The brouhaha started around 8:45 a.m. when the man with the knife slashed a 42-year-old man at the restaurant near West 35th Street and 8th Avenue. “He was...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Don't expect Mom and Dad to clue you in on your inheritance Not even charitable giving is immune to family bickering and conflict. Children and grandchildren tend to be left out of older investors' philanthropic planning, according to Key Private Bank....
21:34, 09/18/2019

What Was Your Most Ridiculous Medical Bill? It’s no secret that the U.S. medical system is completely fucked up. We seek medical care without knowing how much it will cost; prices are negotiated between hospitals and insurance companies, and we have little to no choice but to pay our premiums, deductibles, and whatever bills might come our wa...
21:34, 09/18/2019

College Students With Kids May Be Eligible to Receive Childcare Subsidies If you’re a college student who is also a parent, you might not be aware that there are federal grants designed to help assist you with the cost of childcare....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Find the Best Fall Foliage With These Crowdsourced Maps Fall foliage is gorgeous, but tricky. In some areas, you might wait all year for the leaves to change—only to wake up one morning and they’re all on the ground. Or if you live somewhere that doesn’t have four seasons, maybe you used prediction maps to plan when and where you’re going to go. Those ar...
21:34, 09/18/2019

The Formula 1 question marks over Hamilton vs Verstappen in Singapore Red Bull's Formula 1 form usually improves dramatically at the Singapore Grand Prix, but the prospect of another fight between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen rests on two unknown factors...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Britain’s Supreme Court Is Thrust Into Center of Brexit Debate A case against Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament is testing Britain’s Supreme Court and its tradition of steering clear of political disputes....
22:00, 09/18/2019

Taylor Swift slams Kanye West in Rolling Stone interview: 'He is so two-faced' Taylor Swift dug into one of the most fraught relationships of her career – not with one of her celebrity exes, but with Kanye West.        ...
22:00, 09/18/2019

4 Oat Recipes That You Could Add To Your High Blood Pressure Diet Did you know that 100 grams of oats contain close to 486 mg of potassium? Here are some oat recipes you could include in your high blood pressure diet....
22:01, 09/18/2019

Proceedings Against Agusta Accused Gautam Khaitan To Continue: Top Court The Supreme Court said Wednesday it would "prima facie" set aside the Delhi High Court order restraining the Income Tax Department from taking any action against VVIP chopper scam accused Gautam......
22:01, 09/18/2019

Supreme Court Gets 4 New Judges, Oath Ceremony On Monday Four new judges have been appointed to the Supreme Court, taking its strength to 34 -- the highest ever. The new judges are Justice Krishna Murari, Justice S Ravindra Bhat, Justice V Ramasubramanian......
22:01, 09/18/2019

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

All the best looks from Milan Fashion Week, Spring 2020 Milan Fashion Week! Fashion shows continued Wednesday with designs from Prada and more. Scroll through for more eye-popping looks.        ...
22:01, 09/18/2019

'I was crushed': Shawn King surprised to learn from reporter Larry King filed for divorce Shawn King said in an interview that she learned about Larry King filing for divorce from an unexpected source: a journalist.        ...
22:01, 09/18/2019

Britain aims to make sure women's sports air on free TV The biggest events in women's sport should be "listed" to guarantee they are broadcast on British free-to-air television so mass audiences can watch and be inspired, Culture Secretary Nicky Morgan said on Wednesday....
22:34, 09/18/2019

Nepal’s sexual minorities say progress in rights has stalled KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal seized the lead in equal rights for sexual minorities in South Asia four years ago with a new constitution that forbids all discrimination based on sexual orientation. Even citizenship certificates and passports now allow a “non-male, non-female” category. But same-sex coupl...
22:34, 09/18/2019

University of California to dump fossil fuel investments “Our job is to make money for the University of California and we’re betting we can do that without fossil fuels investments,” said an opinion article in the Los Angeles Times written by two UC executives....
22:34, 09/18/2019

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

Ex-minister accused of mismanaging Ebola funds Former Democratic Republic of Congo health minister Oly Ilunga has been detained over allegations of mismanaging public funds worth $4.3 million that were allocated to fighting the Ebola outbreak in the country, one of his lawyers told CNN on Monday....
22:34, 09/18/2019

Rhode Island girl, 6, nearly dies after contracting rare mosquito-borne EEE virus: 'We could have lost her' A young Rhode Island girl narrowly escaped death after contracting the rare and potentially deadly  Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, her family says. ...
22:34, 09/18/2019

U.S. reassessing aid to Solomon Islands after Taiwan ties cut The United States is reassessing its assistance to the Solomon Islands after the Pacific nation cut ties with Taiwan in favor of China this week, a senior official in the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) said on Wednesday....
22:34, 09/18/2019

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

Navy awards contracts for work on Stethem, Decatur, Stockdale guided-missile destroyers The U.S. Navy awarded contracts to BAE Systems and General Dynamics for dry-dock maintenance, modernization and repairs on the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Stethem, USS Decatur and USS Stockdale....
22:34, 09/18/2019

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

Seann William Scott is a long way from Stifler in the psycho parenthood thriller Bloodline Pregnancy as body horror is a familiar subgenre, but the new Blumhouse thriller Bloodline takes that idea a step further by presenting parenthood as a corruptively violent force, transforming a new mother or father from the inside out. The need to protect isn’t that far off from the need to destroy,...
23:00, 09/18/2019

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

Trump Defends Plan to Kill California’s Auto-Emissions Authority The administration's plan has been assailed by California officials and environmental advocates as an attack on states’ rights and on a major policy to fight climate change....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Trump Names Robert O’Brien, a Hostage Negotiator, as National Security Adviser The president announced on Twitter that Mr. O’Brien, the State Department’s chief hostage negotiator, will replace John R. Bolton, who left the White House last week....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Fed makes small changes in bid to better control policy rate The Federal Reserve on Wednesday tweaked two key rates used to manage its main policy lever, but stopped short of additional bond purchases some investors anticipated....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Trump on Fed: 'No "guts," no sense, no vision!' President Donald Trump blasted the Federal Reserve for delivering only a quarter-percentage point interest rate cut on Wednesday, saying the U.S. central bank and its chair, Jerome Powell, had "No 'guts,' no sense, no vision!"...
23:00, 09/18/2019

U.S. housing starts, building permits scale 12-year high U.S. homebuilding surged to more than a 12-year high in August as both single- and multi-family housing construction accelerated, suggesting that lower mortgage rates were finally providing a boost to the struggling housing market....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Five ways the Fed's rate cut could affect consumers The Federal Reserve's decision to cut interest rates on Wednesday for the second time this year could have wide-ranging implications for consumers' wallets....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Air Force four-star general: We need 225 bombers Senior Air Force leaders believe that current shortages in the U.S. bomber fleet are putting the service, and the nation, at tremendous risk of enemy attack....
23:34, 09/18/2019

Exposed Files Leak Details on SORM, Russia's Pervasive Domestic Surveillance System A California-based security company on Wednesday revealed its researchers had discovered more than 1.7 terabytes of proprietary telecommunications data left publicly online, including hardware specifications for a lawful surveillance device used throughout the Russian Federation.Read more......
23:34, 09/18/2019

AB5, Landmark Bill Protecting Gig Workers in California, Becomes Law The hard-fought bill that may one day give full employee status to workers engaged in the gig economy spearheaded by companies like Uber, Lyft, and DoorDash has finally been signed into law by the office of California Governor Gavin Newsom. Read more......
23:34, 09/18/2019

Walmart's Game Day TV sale includes deals from Samsung, Vizio, LG and more Football season is officially here, and that means it's an excellent time to find Black-Friday like deals on a wide range of 4K TVs. Walmart's Game Day TV sale includes discounts on top brands like Samsung, Vizio, Sony, and more. Our favorite game-day TV deal is the Hisense 58-inch 4K Smar...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Avira and TP-Link team up on Wi-Fi routers with IoT security Avira and TP-Link have announced a new partnership which will see the security firm embed its SafeThings security solution in the networking company's Wi-Fi routers.Smart device adoption has increased significantly in recent years and experts predict that it will jump from 7bn in 2018 to 21.5bn...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Surprise: Jonathan Chait Is Peddling Nonsense Again If you’re a centrist pundit who came of age during the Third Way era of the Democratic Party, and have spent your entire career being a megaphone for that wing of the party, how do you process an event like the 2016 presidential election? If New York writer Jonathan Chait is any indication, you just...
23:34, 09/18/2019

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

Obama makes apparent dig at Trump with advice presidents avoid TV and Twitter – live ‘Not watching TV or reading social media. Those are two things I’d advise, if you’re a good president, not to do,’ Obama saidThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate crisis ahead of the UN summit. Read more about Covering Climate Now. 10.03...
23:34, 09/18/2019

CNN announces details for LGBTQ town hall Nine Democratic presidential candidates have accepted the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's invitation to participate in a CNN town hall next month focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer issues. HRC is billing the October 10 town hall in Los Angeles, "Power of our Pride," and it c...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Chip stocks brush off trade war and rally to near record highs as investors bet on 5G Semiconductor companies, especially those that sell heavily to China, have faced major headwinds this year. But investors are betting on a big payoff in 2020....
23:34, 09/18/2019

Simon Cowell calls 'AGT' finals the best he's ever seen "America's Got Talent" kicked off the show's live finals on Tuesday night and typically reserved judge Simon Cowell had nothing but praise for the performers....
23:34, 09/18/2019

White House circulates possible gun background-check proposal on Capitol Hill The White House is circulating a one-page document on Capitol Hill detailing a possible gun background-check proposal – though Attorney General Bill Barr said President Trump has not yet made a “firm decision” on what he ultimately will support....
00:00, 09/19/2019

Sanders unveils $2.5T 'Housing for All' plan in latest program funded by wealth taxes Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders says he wants to spend a whopping $2.5 trillion over a decade to guarantee all Americans – regardless of income – safe and affordable housing....
00:00, 09/19/2019

New U.S. home construction at strongest level in 12 years New housing construction in the United States grew by 12 percent in August -- the strongest showing in more than a decade, the Commerce Department said Wednesday....
00:00, 09/19/2019

Ilhan Omar urges Twitter to take down Trump's false tweet Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) today called on Twitter to take action against President Donald Trump’s account and remove a tweet in which he shared a false claim that Omar had “partied” on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.“They have a responsibility and they set community standards and ...
00:00, 09/19/2019

| Trump says 'many options' on Iran response US President Donald Trump says he has "many options" in addition to military strikes against Iran and that details of newly announced sanctions would come within 48 hours....
00:34, 09/19/2019

| Trump, UK PM discuss 'united diplomatic response' to Saudi attack: London zak/bp US President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have spoken of a "united diplomatic response" to the attack on Saudi oil installations, Downing Street said without mentioning a military option....
00:34, 09/19/2019

| Netanyahu cancels UN visit over post-poll 'political context' Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has cancelled his planned visit to the United Nations General Assembly due to the "political context" in Israel, sources in his office say....
00:34, 09/19/2019

| WATCH | Man tries snatching sleeping 4-year-old girl A man caught on CCTV trying to kidnap a 4-year-old child when she was sleeping with her mother outside their home in Punjab's Ludhiana has been arrested....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Brexiteer Ratcliffe promises UK jobs from Land Rover rival The petrochemicals company Ineos is betting that its back-to-basics Grenadier off-roader will appeal to the iconic Land Rover's original core market....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Honda CR-V Hybrid coming to U.S. next year The automaker is investing $4.2 million and adding 34 jobs to support production of the CR-V Hybrid at its Greensburg, Ind., plant. It will be the first electrified crossover offered by the Honda brand in America....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk tells team not to panic after Napoli defeat • Loss in Italy ‘shouldn’t be a wake-up call’• Defender turns his focus to Chelsea gameVirgil van Dijk has said a Champions League defeat at Napoli is no reason for Liverpool to panic given the outstanding form they have shown before Sunday’s trip to Chelsea.On Tuesday Liverpool suffered their first...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Manchester City: Champions League – as it happened Manchester City overran an outclassed Shakhtar Donetsk to get their Champions League campaign off to a winning start 10.25pm BST And with that, I’m done. Here once again is our match report. Bye! Related: Ilkay Gündogan lights up Manchester City’s easy win over Shakhtar Donetsk Related: Ángel Di Ma...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Bride-to-be turned Bahamas bachelorette party into a mission trip after Hurricane Dorian Rikki Kahley arrived at the Atlanta airport with nine women and 40 extra suitcases in tow. They were leaving for her bachelorette weekend.       ...
00:34, 09/19/2019

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

Shock tactics: can electric dog collars ever be ethical? Last year, the government announced plans to ban remote-control collars – but even a dog-owning minister is using one. So what is the truth about these training aids?Is it cruel to give your pet electric shocks? Just little ones? The work and pensions secretary, Thérèse Coffey, has come under fire f...
00:34, 09/19/2019

New York Jets' Jamal Adams appears to be upset over benching New York Jets safety Jamal Adams appeared to express subtle frustration with his team after he was benched during their loss to the Cleveland Browns on Monday night....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Eli Manning's former teammates come to his defense following benching for Daniel Jones Two members of the Super Bowl-winning 2007 New York Giants took exception to the way the organization handled making rookie Daniel Jones the starting quarterback over Eli Manning....
00:34, 09/19/2019

Fantasy Football Week 3: Upgrade your roster with our Trade Values Chart Whether you're 2-0 or 0-2 or somewhere in between, now is the perfect time to swing a trade. Dave Richard's updated Trade Values Chart can help you find the right deal....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Facebook Oversight Board Won't Have Mandate to Change Policy Facebook will allow a new outside oversight board to make final decisions on whether individual pieces of content can be displayed on the social media site....
01:00, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 4-Trump and California go to war over clean cars U.S. President Donald Trump and the state of California went to war on Wednesday over who should set the standards in the United States for vehicle emissions and electric cars, foreshadowing a legal battle over environmental policy issues that will affect the auto industry and consumers....
01:00, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-GSK's over-the-counter nicotine oral spray gets FDA panel backing An independent expert panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday recommended approval of GlaxoSmithKline Plc's over-the-counter nicotine oral spray that aims to help smokers quit their addiction....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Deadline for Bogota metro proposals extended Five consortiums now have until Oct. 3 to present their proposals for the first line of Bogota's metro system, whose value is estimated at 14 trillion pesos ($4.1 billion), the city's metro company said on Wednesday....
01:00, 09/19/2019

GM Workers---Some With No Strike Experience---Gird for Longer Walkout The first strike called by the United Auto Workers against General Motors Co. in more than a decade lasted a third day, and many on the picket line Wednesday—including some hired since the last stoppage—said they are prepared to stay away longer....
01:00, 09/19/2019

CBS, WarnerMedia to stop running ads for e-cigarettes CBS and WarnerMedia said they will stop running ads for e-cigarettes and products like Juul following concerns over vaping illnesses and deaths.       ...
01:00, 09/19/2019

Fed lowers rates again to stave off recession, leaves door open to another cut this year The Fed lowered interest rates by a quarter point for the second time this summer to head off a potential recession. Another cut could be on the way.       ...
01:00, 09/19/2019

Vegan oxtail? Twitter says the fake meat movement may have gone too far After a picture of the vegan meat product by Absolute Vegetarian began making the rounds, there were howls of outrage from Facebook to Twitter.       ...
01:00, 09/19/2019

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

UCI keen on mixed team time trial for Paris Olympics A mixed-team time-trial relay could be part of the Paris 2024 Olympic road cycling programme if the event proves popular at this year's world championships, the UCI said on Wednesday....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Pirates' Vazquez faces additional sex-related charges Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez told police he made sexual contact with a 13-year-old girl and now faces additional charges in Pennsylvania, authorities said....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Trump says there are many options short of war with Iran after attacks on Saudis U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday there were many options short of war with Iran after U.S. ally Saudi Arabia displayed remnants of drones and missiles it said were used in a crippling attack on its oil sites that was "unquestionably sponsored" by Tehran....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Auto Crisis: Maruti Suzuki's August Market Share Lowest In Last 2 Years The slowdown in the auto sector has affected every aspect of the industry. In fact, almost every manufactures has been hit but this auto crises, some more than the others, but the biggest hit so far......
01:34, 09/19/2019

Weil Gotshal quits Wall Street suit over potential multimillion-dollar mistake White-shoe law firm Weil Gotshal & Manges is bowing out of a long-running Wall Street employment lawsuit amid revelations of botched legal work, The Post has learned. Lawyers for Weil Gotshal have asked a New York Supreme Court judge to be removed as the lawyers for investment bank Perella Weinberg ...
01:34, 09/19/2019

California signs new law fighting Uber labor practices So-called independent contractors may have to be reclassified as employees under a new law. Lawmakers in other states are looking to California as a possible example to emulate....
01:34, 09/19/2019

US Syria envoy: President Trump was 'misunderstood' Conflict Zone confronts Donald Trump's envoy to Syria, James Jeffrey, on the president's decision to withdraw troops from the country. The move shocked allies, Congress and even members of his own administration....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Saudi Arabia displays recovered drones and missiles, points to Iran Saudi Arabia has displayed recovered evidence from the oil attack that it says points to Iran. It showed the wreckage of what it said were cruise missiles and drones....
01:34, 09/19/2019

DR Congo says Hutu militia commander shot dead The Democratic Republic of Congo's military says it has shot dead Rwandan Hutu rebel leader Sylvestre Mudacumura. The International Criminal Court had sought his arrest on war crime charges....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Asia stocks set to trade mixed as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan rate decision ahead The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
01:35, 09/19/2019

U2 to perform in Mumbai for first time, will end 'Joshua Tree' tour U2 has announced that they will be performing in Mumbai, India, for the first time in their careers with the concert set to end their long-running "Joshua Tree" tour....
02:00, 09/19/2019

Ben Olsen’s choice for D.C. United: Wayne Rooney or Ola Kamara The coach prefers to start one striker but will have two proven scorers when both are healthy. It’s Rooney’s job to lose, though he has gone two months and five matches without a goal....
02:00, 09/19/2019

Huawei promises smartest 5G phone, but who will be brave enough to buy? Huawei [HWT.UL] launches what could be the world's most powerful and feature-packed 5G smartphone on Thursday, but the fate of the device in Europe will hang on whether it can overcome a U.S. ban to give customers the Google software they expect....
02:51, 09/19/2019

U.S. social media firms say they are removing violent content faster Major U.S. social media firms told a Senate panel Wednesday they are doing more to prevent to remove violent or extremist content from online platforms in the wake of several high-profile incidents, focusing on using more technological tools to act faster....
02:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Jets DBs Adams, Johnson upset with benching Jets coach Adam Gase said he pulled Jamal Adams from Monday's game to "calm him down." Addressing Trumaine Johnson's situation, he said "it hasn't worked out as well as we need it to."...
02:52, 09/19/2019

Bama DL Ray out at least 6 weeks after surgery Alabama will be without defensive lineman LaBryan Ray for at least six weeks while he recovers from foot surgery. Freshman DL Antonio Alfano also is out, with Nick Saban saying he "basically quit" the team....
02:52, 09/19/2019

Robert O’Brien ‘Looks the Part,’ but Has Spent Little Time Playing It Mr. O’Brien, President Trump’s new national security adviser, is said to bring milder views and a sunnier personality to the job than John R. Bolton....
02:52, 09/19/2019

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

As homebuilding hits 12-year high, experts warn construction stocks may lose steam Matt Maley, chief market strategist at Miller Tabak, and Michael Bapis, managing director of Vios Advisors at Rockefeller Capital Management, break down the homebuilders' recent rally with CNBC's Mike Santoli....
02:52, 09/19/2019

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

Greta Thunberg Calls Out "Biggest Carbon Polluter" US In Powerful Speech Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a pointed message before a U.S. congressional hearing on Wednesday: "I don't want you to listen to me.......
02:53, 09/19/2019

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

TripAdvisor CEO on the Fed and Consumer Health CNBC's Seema Mody sat down with TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer at the Skift Global Forum in New York City. He discussed the Fed, the health of the consumer and where he's seeing weakness in the global economy....
03:17, 09/19/2019

| Nigerian police hold suspect after 8 women killed in hotels Nigerian police investigating the murders of at least eight women lured to hotels in the southern city of Port Harcourt say they have arrested a suspect....
03:17, 09/19/2019

| Mugabe's funeral fuels tensions due to traditional beliefs, rituals As public wakes for late Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe have drawn to a close, traditional chiefs are demanding the body be buried according to spiritual traditions....
03:17, 09/19/2019

How to use tea tree oil for skin Using tea tree oil for the skin has a number of benefits, including treating acne and dry skin. In this article, we look at how to use tea tree oil on the skin safely....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Causes and treatments for burning legs Muscle soreness, injuries, sunburns, and nerve damage can all cause a burning sensation in the legs. Learn more about the causes and how to treat them here....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Are Only Black American Descendants of US Slaves Deserving of Reparations? With the nation’s renewed focus on whether or how to compensate black Americans for the evils of generations of chattel slavery in the U.S. and its systemically racist aftermath, some have questioned who should qualify for reparations should such reparative justice come to pass....
03:51, 09/19/2019

Wet Weather Is No Match For Allbirds' New Water-Resistant Sneakers Stormy days ruin a lot of outdoor activities, but now, wearing Allbirds isn’t one of them! The maker of the most comfortable wool shoe is revamping their original sneaker with the men’s and women’s Mizzle Collection, made to withstand misty drizzles (hence the name) and other wet weather that may ha...
03:51, 09/19/2019

The new ‘Bachelor’ is Peter Weber. Here’s why some viewers are upset. Fans voiced disappointment that viewer favorite Mike Johnson, who also could have been the first black star of "The Bachelor," was overlooked by producers....
03:51, 09/19/2019

Trudeau Apologizes for Posing in 2001 Photo in Brownface Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after the publication of a photo from nearly two decades ago in which he appeared at a costume party wearing brownface, saying he is disappointed in himself....
03:51, 09/19/2019

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

AT&T, Dish not in talks over DirecTV deal: source AT&T Inc and Dish Network Corp are not in discussions over a deal due to regulatory issues, a source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday, after the Wall Street Journal reported https://on.wsj.com/2kS2Hbs the wireless carrier was considering parting ways with its satellite TV division DirecT...
04:17, 09/19/2019

5 Affordable Ways to Get on Tom Holland's Coat Level Can't afford the truly breathtaking Celine overcoat Tom Holland is the cover of GQ Style? We’ve found five reasonably priced, almost-as-handsome alternatives....
04:17, 09/19/2019

The Dad Bod Is Dead What happens when rippling abs and daddies are splashed across our screens, and people start to view "normal" as below average? A deep dive on the "dad bod."...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Obama says presidents should avoid social media in apparent Trump jab Former president also said TV should be avoided: ‘Those are two things I’d advise, if you’re a good president, not to do’Barack Obama appeared to take a swipe at Donald Trump on Wednesday, saying he would “advise, if you’re president” to avoid social media and cable news.The former US president was ...
04:17, 09/19/2019

The Guardian view on Israel’s elections: it could be worse | Editorial Netanyahu is unfit for his office, as some voters are acknowledging, but the problems are bigger than himBenjamin Netanyahu’s political magic has broken, his biographer declared. The longest-serving prime minister in Israel’s history gambled that a second election in six months would win him a manda...
04:17, 09/19/2019

County lines: how drugs gangs are recruiting children - podcast Aamna Mohdin tells Anushka Asthana how county lines gangs are stepping up their operations by using short-term holiday flats and recruiting local teens to sell drugs in small towns around Britain. Plus Owen Jones on Jeremy Corbyn’s ‘neutral’ stance on Brexit Drug gangs in major cities such as London...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Murder of lawyer in gangster case shocks the Netherlands Derk Wiersum, 44, was gunned down in an Amsterdam street in broad daylightThe murder of a lawyer for a key witness in a major Dutch organised crime trial has sparked outrage and calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs.Derk Wiersum, a 44-year-old father of two, was gunned down in th...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Pelosi says Corey Lewandowski deserves to be held in contempt Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that Corey Lewandowski deserved to be held in contempt of Congress for his combative performance before the House Judiciary Committee, where the former Trump campaign manager repeatedly refused to answer questions about his testimony to special counsel Robert M...
04:17, 09/19/2019

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

Bayer Leverkusen vs Lokomotiv Moscow LIVE stream and channel: How to watch Champions League on TV and online Bayer Leverkusen and Lokomotiv Moscow meet in Germany tonight knowing that neither of them are expected to make a realistic play for the Champions League knockout stages....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Atletico Madrid vs Juventus LIVE stream: How to watch Champions League online plus which channel on TV Two of Europe's heavyweights go head-to-head tonight in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League....
05:34, 09/19/2019

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

Hugo Lloris eager to consign pain to past as Tottenham begin road to Champions League redemption The Champions League Final was ­supposed to be the final act in the last chapter for this particular Tottenham team but they return to the competition against Olympiacos tonight for an ­unexpected epilogue....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Chelsea showed why they are so reliant on Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham in Valencia loss It is a measure of the impact Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham have made at Chelsea that when one gets injured and the other has an off night, this is the end result....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Fernando Ricksen: The Rangers cult hero who lived life in the fast lane Fernando Ricksen's body may have failed him in the end, but the fighting spirit that marked the former Rangers captain's playing career never faltered....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Chelsea star Ross Barkley denies penalty row with Willian and Tammy Abraham in Valencia defeat Ross Barkley has played down suggestions of a row with Willian and Tammy Abraham over Chelsea's penalty-taking duties and insisted he is ready to step up again if asked....
05:34, 09/19/2019

We compared the new Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus to the Note 9 to see if it's worth upgrading, and the answer is yes Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 Plus and Galaxy Note 10 have finally arrived. We've compared the Galaxy Note 10 Plus to the Galaxy Note 9 to help you decide which Samsung phablet you should buy — and whether Note 9 owners should upgrade. The Note 10 Plus and Note 9 a...
06:00, 09/19/2019

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

Prada relegates fashion in favour of clothes Decision to serve the season without a big splash showed in the finish and finer detailingIf fashion is currently getting a bad rap for being trend-led and disposable, Miuccia Prada – the ridiculously influential fashion designer responsible for the most-imitated trends – is only too aware of the co...
06:00, 09/19/2019

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

How to make summer pudding – recipe | Felicity Cloake Snap up bargain berries and snaffle the last of the crop from the hedgerows and make this seasonal filling, fruity classicSummer pudding is an old-fashioned and peculiarly British pleasure – a solid lump of stodge designed to be enjoyed when our berries are at their world-class peak. Well chilled, h...
06:00, 09/19/2019

Ballot Papers Are History; EVMs Can't Be Tampered With: Poll Body Chief The Election Commission on Wednesday ruled out the use of ballot paper in next month's Maharashtra Assembly elections, terming them "history" and defended the use of Electronic Voting Machines or......
06:00, 09/19/2019

2.7 Lakh Prohibition Cases Pending, High Court Asks Bihar For Plan More than three years after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar rolled out an ambitious prohibition policy, its success remains a matter of debate. But one thing it has achieved is an alarmingly high......
06:00, 09/19/2019

Fed Injects More Into Money Markets After Banks Bid Heavily for Funds The Federal Reserve Bank of New York saw huge demand from banks as they rushed to bid on the $75 billion on offer in a second day of intervention to ease a crunch in overnight funding markets....
06:52, 09/19/2019

Need a Loan? Equifax Plans to Sell More Utility, Phone Records Equifax will soon give consumers the option to let lenders review their electric, phone and cable payment information, a move aimed at providing lenders more data to determine whether to approve loan applicants....
06:52, 09/19/2019

The cheat hackers ‘ruining’ gaming for others The use of cheats is a major problem in video games and it’s becoming increasingly lucrative as esports take off. We meet a teenage hacker’s making thousands....
06:53, 09/19/2019

Shay Mitchell Leaves Her Boyfriend on Read While Celebrating Her Baby Shower With Strippers Big mom energy! Shay Mitchell is ready to welcome her first child... but first, she had to have a bomb baby shower. "I know I said that I wasn't gonna have a baby shower......
07:51, 09/19/2019

Mark-Paul Gosselaar Hasn't Been Asked to Do Saved By the Bell Revival Despite Zack Morris' Key Role in It Saved By the Bell is coming back with a revival/reboot and Zack Morris' actions at the center of the new series. Now, somebody just needs to call the man who brought Zack to life for all those......
07:51, 09/19/2019

Charlie Duncan From Disney's Good Luck Charlie Is So Grown-Up Remember that show Good Luck Charlie? Well, little baby Charlie isn't so little anymore. In fact, the actress who played the tiny tot, Mia Talerico, celebrated her 11th birthday......
07:51, 09/19/2019

'Wake up and face facts' : Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – as it happened The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate crisis ahead of the UN summit. Read more about Covering Climate Now. 1.28am BST That’s it from the Liv...
07:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Torres Strait islanders invite Scott Morrison to see climate crisis first hand Islanders, whose homes already face inundation, have complained to the UN over Australia’s lack of action on climate changeTorres Strait islanders “embarrassed” by Scott Morrison’s appearance at last month’s Pacific Islands Forum will request he visit their region to view the impacts of climate chan...
07:51, 09/19/2019

Tiny penguin released back into wild after swimming from New Zealand to Australia Fiordland penguin found 170km west of Melbourne recuperates for eight weeks after 2,500km swim A New Zealand penguin that washed up on a beach in Victoria has been released back to the wild to complete a 2,500km swim home.The emaciated Fiordland penguin was found struggling against rocks in the shal...
07:51, 09/19/2019

SickKids highlights crowded ICU conditions amid massive redevelopment project A partnership between SickKids and Airbnb saw a conference room converted into a four-bed room. It was meant to show what it's like to give care currently within its ICU....
07:52, 09/19/2019

First known Canadian case of vaping-related illness reported in London, Ont. A release from the MLHU says the youth "has been diagnosed with severe respiratory illness that has been linked to the individual’s use of vaping products."...
07:52, 09/19/2019

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

Borderlands 3 Is Just Fun Enough To Ignore its Mediocre Story It was at some point after Katagawa destroyed the frogurt stand with a Death Star-style laser blast that I decided I didn’t like any of these people. I was on Promethea, a planet of long highways and tower blocks made of concrete and steel. This was the home of Atlas and Maliwan, two mega-corp...
07:52, 09/19/2019

Inclusive Language: Merriam-Webster Gives New — and Nonbinary — Meaning to the Word ‘They’ To paraphrase an LGBTQ activist catchphrase, “‘They’ are here, ‘they’ are queer and ‘they’ aren’t going anywhere” — at least when it comes to a new, nonbinary definition of the word “they,” as announced by the editors at Merriam-Webster....
08:17, 09/19/2019

Milan fashion week 2019: Who wears short shorts? Men Men in shorts is an age-old discussion — can they or can’t they get away with them? There are so many questions around such a small amount of fabric, and whatever your stance is, one thing is for sure: You better get ready to see even more men’s legs come spring. Today, Milan designers opened......
08:17, 09/19/2019

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

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

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei Approved Saudi Attack: Report Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei approved last weekend's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure, CBS News reported on Wednesday, citing an unnamed US official....
08:51, 09/19/2019

"Wish I Had Known Better": Justin Trudeau Says Sorry For Brownface Makeup Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a fervent advocate of the multiculturalism integral to Canadian identity, apologized Wednesday for wearing brownface makeup to a party at a school where he......
08:51, 09/19/2019

What do I need to make YouTube videos? Ed wonders if you need a computer to make YouTube videos, as he doesn’t own oneI’m a newbie. When people shoot YouTube videos, do they need a computer or laptop to do so? I don’t have either. EdPeople shoot videos with all kinds of equipment, from simple smartphones to professional movie cameras. Pr...
09:18, 09/19/2019

At least 30 civilians killed in air strike in eastern Afghanistan: government officials At least 30 civilians were killed and 40 injured in an air strike conducted by the Afghan security forces, backed by U.S. air support, in eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Thursday....
09:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Felipe Vázquez Charged With Statutory Sexual Assault Of 13-Year-Old Hours after Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested yesterday in Pittsburgh on behalf of Lee County (Florida) authorities for a pair of child solicitation charges, he was also charged in Pennsylvania’s Westmoreland County with a slew of felonies that includes statutory sexual assault....
09:51, 09/19/2019

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

Kobe Bryant Clarifies Rob Pelinka's Story About Meeting With Heath Ledger, Who Had Already Died An ESPN article published this past May recounted a strange story: Lakers GM Rob Pelinka bizarrely claimed that Kobe Bryant was inspired by the depiction of the Joker in The Dark Knight, sought out and enjoyed dinner with Heath Ledger (who was dead), and then channeled that inspiration to drop 61 po...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Reef protection laws pass despite industry attacks on their scientific basis Queensland’s government will limit the agricultural pollution harming the Great Barrier ReefThe Queensland government has passed new regulations to limit agricultural pollution damaging the Great Barrier Reef in the face of a hostile campaign that has sought to discredit consensus science.On Tuesday...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Scientists claim key advance in battle against citrus greening Scientists have discovered how to grow the bacteria that causes citrus greening disease, which has blighted orange trees in Florida and Texas and threatens commercial groves in California....
09:51, 09/19/2019

City of Calgary hiring climate change planner; councillor questions timing Calgary’s mayor is defending a decision to hire a city planner specializing in climate change policy as one councilor is criticizing the move in light of deep cuts to the budget....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Video games to get ESPN, MTV treatment in new VENN Network The Video Game Entertainment & News Network (VENN), aims to be the ESPN and E! for game culture and give Twitch and YouTube some competition.       ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Teachers removing religious symbols proves Bill 21 is a ‘good law’: education minister Quebec's education minister says the fact that at least three teachers have agreed to remove their religious symbols at work is proof that his religious neutrality law is "a good law."...
10:17, 09/19/2019

"Exceptional" Angel Di Maria Stars As PSG Tear Apart Sorry Real Madrid Angel Di Maria scored twice against his former club as Paris Saint-Germain thrashed Real Madrid 3-0 to get off to the perfect start in the UEFA Champions League....
10:17, 09/19/2019

'America's Got Talent' finale: Soulful singer Kodi Lee wins Season 14 Kodi Lee was crowned the Season 14 winner of "America's Got Talent" following what Simon Cowell dubbed "the best final I have ever sat in on my life."        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Rachel Lindsay says she's 'bored' with ABC's choice for the next 'Bachelor' Former "Bachelorette" Rachel Lindsay says she's "bored" with ABC's choice for the next "Bachelor." The franchise named Peter Weber as the new leading man.        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

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

Israel’s Arab Politicians Emerge With New Political Heft A higher voter turnout translated into power for Israel’s Arab alliance, opening up possibilities for a more influential role in the political arena....
10:17, 09/19/2019

High-Protein, Low-Carb Sprouted Moong Dal Snack For Weight Loss Weight Loss: This snack makes for a delicious and weight-loss-friendly small meal. It is also perfect to be served as an appetiser at a party you host....
10:17, 09/19/2019

Trudeau apology: brownface unacceptable and racist Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau' apologized following the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. Opposition leader Andrew Scheer called Trudeau "not fit to govern this country." (Sept. 19)        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Brenda L. Jacobs has been missing since 2003. Philadelphia police may have found her remains Remains found by Philadelphia police may close the case of Brenda L. Jacobs, who has been missing since 2003.        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

Regulatory requirements behind Western Union's multi-cloud push The company's VP head of technology transformation detailed the global regulatory requirements that impact a cloud strategy at an organisation like Western Union....
10:17, 09/19/2019

Getting a new iPhone 11 on Friday? Here's how to ensure a smooth upgrade Getting a new iPhone 11 this Friday? Here's what you need to do to make the switch as painless as possible, whether you use the iPhone for business or leisure....
10:17, 09/19/2019

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

The Yankees’ expected celebration never came The workers did what seemed sensible, lugging the plastic from a golf cart into the Yankees clubhouse. Soon, in the privacy of their own clubhouse, the Yankees would be able to celebrate a first-place finish for the first time since 2012. All they needed was three outs from Kenley Jansen, pitching 3...
10:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Daniel Jones’ presence brings one change to Giants’ offense Pat Shurmur doesn’t expect too much to change schematically with his offense this week as Daniel Jones replaces Eli Manning at quarterback. But the head coach and several players expect the 22-year-old rookie to infuse the ability to create time for himself with his legs — hardly a strength of Manni...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Trump communication reportedly at center of whistle blower complaint The complaint the administration is withholding from Congress was filed by an intelligence officer who was troubled by a phone call the president had, according to a former official....
10:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Asia stocks mostly higher as Fed cuts rate; Bank of Japan keeps monetary policy steady The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut its overnight rate by 25 basis points to a range of 1.75% to 2%, a move that was widely expected. The central bank, however, appeared divided on further action for the year....
10:51, 09/19/2019

British baby's death not due to SMA gene therapy: Novartis A British baby's death this year after getting Novartis's gene therapy Zolgensma was not caused by a toxic drug reaction, the Swiss drugmaker said, allaying concerns over the $2.1 million-per-patient treatment's risks....
10:51, 09/19/2019

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

Roche bid to recycle Gazyva for lupus nephritis wins FDA breakthrough tag Roche has won the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy tag for its drug Gazyva in lupus nephritis, the Swiss drugmaker said on Wednesday, boosting its efforts to recycle the 2013-approved lymphoma medicine for new indications....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Nate Berkus, Jeremiah Brent buy Montauk house at huge discount Photographer Raphael Mazzucco’s Montauk estate has sold to married celebrity interior designers Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent. The three-bedroom, three-bathroom home at 53 Kettle Hole Road went on the market in 2017 for $4.35 million. After several price chops, per Realtor.com, it was last as...
10:51, 09/19/2019

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

As Lamar Jackson rises in second season, Ravens QB prepares to take on Chiefs team that handed him first loss Lamar Jackson's first true test of the 2019 season comes against a Chiefs team that handed him his first loss as a starter last year.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Referee who made high school wrestler cut dreadlocks is suspended for two years New Jersey referee Alan Maloney, now suspended, made HS wrestler Andrew Johnson cut his dreadlocks before he could participate in a 2018 match.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

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

California governor signs gig economy labor bill into law California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed into law a controversial labor bill, AB 5, which spells out when companies must treat "gig economy" contract workers as employees....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Democrats seek details on U.S. military use of Trump resort hotel Documents from the Pentagon show that "far more taxpayer funds" were spent by the U.S. military on overnight stays at a Trump resort in Scotland than previously known, two Democratic lawmakers said on Wednesday, as they demanded more evidence from the Defense Department as part of their investigatio...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Oil prices edge up after turbulent week as Saudi Arabia reassures on output Oil prices edged higher in Asian trade on Thursday after days of turbulence, with markets soothed by Saudi Arabia's pledge to restore full production by end-September at facilities knocked out in drone and missile attacks last weekend....
11:51, 09/19/2019

Global Growth to Hit Decade Low Amid U.S.-China Trade War The global economy is set to grow at the slowest pace since the financial crisis, with business investment and trade hampered by an escalating dispute between the U.S. and China, the OECD said....
11:51, 09/19/2019

Netanyahu Calls for Unity Government After Election Deadlock Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said there was no choice but to form a unity government with his rival, former military chief Benny Gantz, after the country's election ended in a deadlock....
11:51, 09/19/2019

PM to meet military chiefs on unofficial campaign trail Boris Johnson is continuing his unofficial general election campaign with talks with military chiefs and meeting troops on a visit to an army training ground....
11:51, 09/19/2019

Arcimoto is finally shipping its three-wheeled EV to customers After more than a decade of working on its "Fun Utility Vehicle," or FUV, Arcimoto is finally shipping the three-wheeled EVs to customers. The company announced today that it's entered production mode, which means you could see the FUV cruising aroun......
12:18, 09/19/2019

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

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

Young children getting their hands on marijuana-infused brownies, gummies in legal states, poison control centers say Calls to poison control centers in states where recreational marijuana is legal have skyrocketed. The reason: sweet treats like candies or brownies infused with the drug have been falling into the wrong hands....
12:18, 09/19/2019

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

Singapore F1 organizers stock up on anti-smog masks Singapore Grand Prix organizers are stocking up on disposable face masks to sell to spectators if the worst air pollution in three years threatens to taint the city-state's marquee sports event....
12:51, 09/19/2019

South Korean police identify prime suspect in infamous serial killer cold case Advancements in DNA analysis technology helped South Korean police identify the prime suspect in the nation's most infamous serial killer case that went unsolved for some 30 years....
12:51, 09/19/2019

GM's South Korean workers to stage partial strike, report says An internal note from the union representing GM workers in South Korea said partial strikes would be launched Friday and next week, Reuters reported....
12:51, 09/19/2019

NJ ref who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks barred for 2 seasons TRENTON, N.J. — A referee who told a New Jersey high school wrestler to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit a match last year was suspended by the state for two seasons Wednesday, and officials also announced mandatory bias training for all referees and coaches involved in high school athletics. Referee A...
12:51, 09/19/2019

Soho tenant claims roaches swarmed her bagel: lawsuit Now that’s an everything bagel. A woman is suing her former Soho landlord, claiming her apartment was a filthy hellhole where a pack of roaches swarmed her bagel and turned up everywhere, even inside the refrigerator. Julia Perry said the Broome Street pad was a mess when she first toured it o...
12:51, 09/19/2019

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

Smartphone bogged down? A little maintenance can go a long way Smartphone maintenance can be as simple as cleaning out your apps, installing updates and watching your battery use. Follow these seven steps.       ...
12:51, 09/19/2019

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

2 California middle school students arrested after 'sucker punch' leaves third in critical condition: reports Two California middle school students had been arrested and a third was left in critical condition after he was allegedly sucker punched during a fight that broke out on-campus Monday, according to reports....
13:17, 09/19/2019

Trump says EPA to slap San Francisco with violations related to homeless population President Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One Wednesday evening that his administration will slap San Francisco with a notice of environmental violations related to the city’s homelessness problem within a week....
13:17, 09/19/2019

ICE arrests thrice-deported Mexican man wanted for homicide A three-time deported Mexican man wanted for homicide in Anaheim, Calif., was arrested this week in Houston, Texas, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced....
13:17, 09/19/2019

9/11 first responder Luis Alvarez gets posthumous key to New York City The former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund was honored with a key to his city posthumously....
13:17, 09/19/2019

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

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

Rail firms should not be paid when trains run late, says Grant Shapps Rail firms "should not be paid when they don't run trains on time", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said today as new figures showed more than a third of services are late....
13:19, 09/19/2019

Cole 18th in MLB history with 300 K's in season Astros right-hander Gerrit Cole struck out Shin-Soo Choo in the sixth inning Wednesday night for his 300th strikeout of the season. He's the 18th major leaguer since 1900 to strike out at least 300 in a season....
13:20, 09/19/2019

S.F.'s Bochy 11th to 2,000 wins: 'I've been lucky' Stephen Vogt hit a two-run homer and the Giants beat the Red Sox 11-3 on Wednesday night, giving Bruce Bochy his 2,000th career victory as a manager in the majors....
13:20, 09/19/2019

Vinesh Wants To Convert World Wrestling Championships Bronze Into Gold Vinesh Phogat defeated Greece's Maria Prevolaraki to win the bronze medal match in the World Wrestling Championships on Wednesday. She had already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after her win......
13:20, 09/19/2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg fires back against critics who say she should have retired under Obama Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fired back on Wednesday against critics who say the liberal justice should have retired while President Barack Obama was in office....
13:20, 09/19/2019

Factbox: Animal health sector aims to emulate Zoetis biotech leap A commercial breakthrough in the field of complex therapeutic proteins for dogs by sector leader Zoetis has roused rivals to action in a hunt for biotechnology medicines to treat pets....
13:51, 09/19/2019

Anyway, Here's Justin Trudeau Wearing Brownface Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was photographed wearing brownface at a gala at his place of employment in 2001. Trudeau was 29 at the time and working as a teacher at a private school, according to a report from TIME Magazine published Wednesday....
13:51, 09/19/2019

Where twins are worshiped -- and murdered About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population....
13:51, 09/19/2019

Bob Iger: Disney might have merged with Apple if Steve Jobs were alive A few days ago, Disney chief Bob Iger resigned from Apple's board of directors ahead of TV+'s launch in November -- the House of Mouse, after all, is launching its own streaming service in the same month. Things may have been much different if Steve......
14:18, 09/19/2019

Turns out smartphones aren't making millennials grow horns after all Demonizing smartphones and millennials is a favorite past time among certain segments of the population, and earlier this year there was an excellent opportunity for both when a science journal published a dubious article claiming that using smartpho......
14:18, 09/19/2019

Google makes Assistant available via a free phone call in India Getting fast and accurate answers to queries is still a big challenge in places where people don't have reliable access to the internet. To help the hundreds of millions of people in India who have a mobile phone but limited or no internet access, Go......
14:18, 09/19/2019

Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashes in France; pilot trapped hanging from power line A Belgian F-16 fighter jet crashed in France on Thursday — and authorities say one of its pilots hit a high-voltage power line, leaving him hanging in the air....
14:18, 09/19/2019

Bank of England leaves interest rates alone amid Brexit volatility The Bank of England on Thursday voted to hold interest rates steady, and warned that prolonged instability over Britain's planned departure from the European Union will significantly harm the domestic economy....
14:18, 09/19/2019

The Portugese road-trip perfect for seeing off the summer months From the beachside bars of Comporta to ceramic hunting in Lisbon's Alfama district, consider an end-of-summer Portuguese road trip, says Dipal Acharya...
14:18, 09/19/2019

As Trump weighs options, Iranian official warns of 'all-out war' if US or Saudi Arabia attacks Javad Zarif's remarks come as the Trump administration weighs options to respond to drone and missile strikes on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure.        ...
14:51, 09/19/2019

Ex-Tepco bosses cleared over Fukushima nuclear disaster A Tokyo court cleared on Thursday three former Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) executives of negligence for the 2011 Fukushima disaster, the only criminal case to arise out of the world's worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl in 1986....
14:51, 09/19/2019

U.S. drone strike kills 30 pine nut farm workers in Afghanistan A U.S. drone strike intended to hit an Islamic State (IS) hideout in Afghanistan killed at least 30 civilians resting after a day's labor in the fields, officials said on Thursday....
14:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

The Biblical Witch of Endor: Contacting the Spirit of a Prophet The Witch of Endor is also known as the biblical Medium of Endor. According to legend, she was a medium who apparently summoned the Prophet Samuel's spirit. She is known from the Old Testament but became a part of other traditions too. A Legend in Ancient Books The Witch of Endor became an important...
14:52, 09/19/2019

Project Miroslava reveals web of organized crime and political corruption behind journalist's murder Project Miroslava reveals new background on a murdered Mexican journalist's investigations into corruption and organized crime — and sends the message that even if a journalist is killed, these stories will not die. ...
15:17, 09/19/2019

Sunny Deol, Karisma Kapoor Charged By Railways For Pulling Chain In 1997 A railway court has framed charges against Bollywood actor-turned-politician Sunny Deol and actress Karisma Kapoor more than 20 years after they allegedly pulled the emergency chain of a train while......
15:18, 09/19/2019

Uddhav Thackeray, Devendra Fadnavis Firm On Alliance: Shiv Sena Leader Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut today said their party president Uddhav Thackeray and Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis are firm on the alliance for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls and are......
15:18, 09/19/2019

Some NASA contractors appear to be trying to kill the Lunar Gateway Enlarge / NASA conceptional artwork for the Exploration Upper Stage carrying the Orion spacecraft. (credit: NASA) During a hearing of the House space subcommittee on Wednesday, the outlines of a battle over the future of NASA's Artemis Moon program emerged. Yet it was not a partisan fight over whe...
15:51, 09/19/2019

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

Texas Hit by ‘Catastrophic Flooding’ From Imelda; Hundreds in Need of Rescue Areas that were battered by Hurricane Harvey in 2017 were again being pounded by up to 35 inches of rain, shutting highways, forcing chaotic evacuations and leaving residents stranded....
15:51, 09/19/2019

Kelly Clarkson reminisces about 'American Idol' with Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson Kelly Clarkson, now the host of her own "The Kelly Clarkson Show," caught up with "American Idol" judges SImon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Randy Jackson.        ...
15:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Antonio Banderas says ex-wife Melanie Griffith is 'one of my best friends' During an interview with Vulture, Antonio Banderas, 59, gushed about ex-wife Melanie Griffith, 62, who he was married to from 1996 to 2015.        ...
16:18, 09/19/2019

Michelin-starred chef Peter Fiori launches Coutts bank's first ever cookbook A Michelin-starred chef last night launched Coutts bank's first ever cookbook, with recipes including ingredients grown from its very own rooftop garden....
16:18, 09/19/2019

Buckingham Palace 'displeased' at David Cameron saying he sought Queen's help during Scottish referendum David Cameron has caused "an amount of displeasure" in Buckingham Palace after admitting to seeking the Queen's support during the Scottish independence referendum....
16:18, 09/19/2019

Panda autopsy preparations at Thai zoo as Chinese experts arrive Chinese panda experts and Thai officials on Thursday began preparing for an autopsy of beloved giant panda Chuang Chuang, who died unexpectedly this week at the Chiang Mai Zoo in northern Thailand while on loan from Beijing....
16:51, 09/19/2019

Palm oil to blame for 39% of forest loss in Borneo since 2000 : study The palm oil industry was responsible for at least 39% of forest loss on the biodiversity-rich island of Borneo between 2000 and 2018, data from a research firm based in Indonesia shows....
16:51, 09/19/2019

Books on border wall, Tribe Called Quest on awards longlist A memoir by chef Iliana Regan and Hanif Abdurraqib’s best-selling chronicle of A Tribe Called Quest are among the works on the nonfiction longlist for the National Book Awards...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Benefit concert to feature “Supergirl” co-stars, newlyweds “Supergirl” co-stars and real-life newlyweds Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood will join fellow performers Jane Lynch, Wayne Brady and Laurie Metcalf for a concert being livestreamed Saturday to benefit low-income migrants....
16:51, 09/19/2019

Poland’s top filmmakers protest festival admission rules Academy Award-winning Pawel Pawlikowski and other top Polish filmmakers are demanding artistic independence for the nation’s most prestigious film festival after a politically charged movie was withdrawn...
16:51, 09/19/2019

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

GM workers who picketed in 2007 say that strike was political. This time it's 'serious' GM's usage of temporary workers, potential closure of plants and health care contributions remain major sticking points, according to people familiar with the talks....
16:51, 09/19/2019

Will electric cars be able to save Volkswagen from its diesel emissions scandal? Reeling from the worst scandal in its long history, Volkswagen is making a bold, multi-billion dollar bet on electric vehicles. The move looks both like a bid to redeem itself and a bet on securing a place at the top of the future automotive world....
16:51, 09/19/2019

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

33 new drivers a day have their licences revoked News 19 Sep, 2019 Nearly 12,000 motorists with under two years of experience had their licences revoked under the New Drivers Act in 2018...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Skullcandy's Crusher ANC headphones take bass to the extreme Skullcandy has announced a new version of its popular wireless Crusher headphones, which have been updated to include active noise cancelation and Skullcandy's patented Sensory Bass technology. According to the company, the Skullcandy Crusher ANC headphones provide "bass you can measure in...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Are Flavored Vapes Safe? Just because a flavoring is safe to eat doesn’t mean it’s safe to inhale. But flavored vapes have become common, thanks to a loophole in regulations....
17:34, 09/19/2019

Get Paid $1300 to Watch 13 Stephen King Movies Before Halloween Like scary movies? Dish might have the perfect job for you. The company is looking to hire someone to watch 13 movies based on Stephen King novels before Halloween. The salary? $1300....
17:34, 09/19/2019

Bank Reserves: What Are They and Why a Shortage Is Roiling a Key Rate Bank reserves are normally obscure, even to bankers and professional investors. But this week, they hit the news when a shortage of them caused a key measure of borrowing costs—known as the overnight repo rate—to spike....
17:35, 09/19/2019

Miami Dolphins' Raekwon McMillan says ref told him to 'Stay off Tom' Brady during Patriots game A Miami Dolphins linebacker said Wednesday a referee told him to be careful with his hits on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during their matchup over the weekend....
17:35, 09/19/2019

25 years on, Collective Soul stays true to roots live and on new album “Blood,” the 10th studio album by Atlanta rock band Collective Soul, is chock full of crunching guitar riffs, thought-provoking lyrics and just enough production quirks to blur the line between classic rock and new wave. In other words, it sounds like Collective Soul. “Once you bec...
17:35, 09/19/2019

‘Breaking Bad’ film ‘El Camino’ will hit big screen with secret cameo “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie” won’t tread lightly. Already set with an Oct. 11 release date on Netflix, the top-secret sequel to the Emmy-winning meth drama will also hit theaters for fans who prefer the big screen over streaming. The forthcoming film will have a three-day run ...
17:35, 09/19/2019

‘Mixed-ish’ is about ‘finding your voice,’ says showrunner Karin Gist The universe of “Black-ish” has become as expansive as “Game of Thrones.” The ABC sitcom — soon entering its sixth season following the fictional Johnson family —has spawned two spinoffs: Freeform’s “Grown-ish,” which follows Johnson daughter Zoey (Yara Shahidi) through college, and now ABC’s “Mixed...
17:35, 09/19/2019

Score $1,300 to watch 13 of Stephen King’s scariest movies Horror buffs, get ready to binge. Dish Network is offering one Stephen King fan $1,300 to screen 13 of his scariest film adaptations by Halloween and document the eerie experience. “Halloween is just around the corner, so it’s fitting you get cozy with ‘Carrie’ or play fetch with ‘Cujo,’” the site s...
17:35, 09/19/2019

‘Ad Astra’ is a major comeback for Brad Pitt When somebody asks Brad Pitt what he did this summer, here’s how he should respond: “Resuscitated my acting career!” Although the movie star’s best days seemed well behind him, he has, out of nowhere, delivered a pair of stellar performances these past few months: as a devilishly funny stuntman in “...
17:35, 09/19/2019

Senate eyes e-cigarette crackdown The White House has its knives out for the e-cigarette industry — and so does Capitol Hill.Sens. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) have penned a bill that largely tracks with President Donald Trump’s crackdown on vaping, according to a draft obtained by POLITICO. The response from Con...
18:00, 09/19/2019

September aviation photos: Plane spotting around the world Check out airplanes and airports from around the world in this collection of September's greatest airline and plane photos.       ...
18:00, 09/19/2019

Mike Johnson breaks silence on not becoming the first black 'Bachelor,' date with Demi Lovato "Bachelorette" alum Mike Johnson opened up about Rachel Lindsay wanting him to be the first black "Bachelor" star, plus his date with Demi Lovato.        ...
18:34, 09/19/2019

Labour rubbishes claims it wants to restore 1917 party constitution Labour has tried to head off a bitter battle over its constitution by rubbishing claims it wants to re-write the totemic section that marked the party's split from socialism under Tony Blair....
18:34, 09/19/2019

Accused American Airlines saboteur denied bail as judge cites evidence of terrorist sympathies A federal judge cited new evidence of potential terrorism sympathies Wednesday in denying bail for a longtime mechanic charged with sabotaging an American Airlines jetliner that prosecutors say could have caused it to crash with 150 people aboard....
18:34, 09/19/2019

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

Super 30 Founder Anand Kumar Honoured With Prestigious Award In The US Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar has been felicitated in the US with a prestigious teaching award for his contributions towards imparting education to the country''s needy......
19:00, 09/19/2019

What Lindsay Lohan Does To Avoid Long Bathroom Queues At Nightclubs Nobody likes waiting in queues, especially not Lindsay Lohan. In fact, the American singer-songwriter dislikes it so much, she reserves her own private toilet at nightclubs to avoid standing in long......
19:34, 09/19/2019

FedEx pilot detained by police in South China - WSJ Chinese authorities have detained a FedEx Corp pilot in the southern city of Guangzhou, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing a lawyer for the pilot's family....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Malaysia, choked by smog of forest fires in Indonesia, issues 2 million face masks to students As smog from Indonesia's sprawling forest fires chokes neighboring Malaysia, authorities there have distributed 2 million face masks to students in affected areas, state news agency Bernama reported Thursday....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Indonesia is about to pass a law that would criminalize sex outside of marriage Indonesia is set to pass a highly controversial new penal code that would criminalize consensual sex outside of marriage and effectively outlaw same-sex relations, in a move human rights groups have criticized as a violation of basic freedoms....
19:34, 09/19/2019

India's Tata Motors to launch new EV in 2020 Indian automaker Tata Motors will launch an electric vehicle (EV) early next year based on a new powertrain technology it has developed to grow its portfolio of clean energy cars, the company's chief executive said on Thursday....
19:34, 09/19/2019

‘Trump Is Having His Own Brexit’: The Race to Prepare for a Potential U.S. Exit From the World’s Mail System As an American, Jeanne Glenz prizes her right to vote. But, because she lives near Munich with her German husband, exercising that right isn’t always easy. This year, it could get even harder, depending on the results of an obscure international meeting scheduled to take place in Geneva on Sep...
19:34, 09/19/2019

The Art of Writing JRPGs If there’s one thing Yoshitaka Murayama knows better than most people in the world, it’s how to bring Japanese role-playing games to life. While at Konami, he created the Suikoden series, and more recently did the scenario for The Alliance Alive. During the Tokyo Game Show, I sat down with Murayama ...
19:34, 09/19/2019

A FedEx pilot was held in Chinese custody for a week in the latest dustup amid Trump's trade war (FDX) Airman 1st Class Kirby Turbak/Altus Air Force Base A FedEx pilot was detained in China for a week, according to a new Wall Street Journal report. FedEx told Business Insider the pilot has since been released. Todd A. Hohn, the FedEx pilot, reportedly had in his checked bag "nonmetallic pellets used...
19:34, 09/19/2019

Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked For Third Straight Day. Check Rates Here Petrol, diesel prices today: Oil marketing companies such as state-run Indian Oil Corporation currently review the fuel prices on a daily basis, and any revisions are implemented at the fuel stations......
20:01, 09/19/2019

US Central Bank Cuts Interest Rates, Signals Holding Pattern For Now Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the rate cut was designed "to provide insurance against ongoing risks" including weak global growth and resurgent trade tensions. The Fed also cut rates in......
20:01, 09/19/2019

Amazon commits to 100% renewable energy, 100,000 electric vans to fight climate change Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said Thursday that the company has committed to meet the terms of the Paris climate agreement 10 years ahead of schedule.       ...
20:01, 09/19/2019

Dyson's award-winning vacuums are at incredible low prices today Dyson vacuums normally cost quite the chunk of change, but for today only on Woot you can save big on some of their most popular models.       ...
20:01, 09/19/2019

'Hogan's Heroes' reboot in the works featuring descendants of original characters “Hogan’s Heroes” is reportedly getting the reboot treatment with a new series that will pick up several years after the adventures of the original sitcom left off....
20:01, 09/19/2019

What Makes Someone a Fan? It’s more than just ticket sales. Rich Luker, a social psychologist, studies fandom and why, for example, someone might get a tattoo of their favorite team....
20:34, 09/19/2019

CHEAP: Save big on ASUS’ powerful new ROG Phone 2 gaming handset with $180 off What’s better than one CHEAP deal? Two CHEAP deals, plus a freebie. I’ll start off with the first deal: Looking for a new phone? Like games? Then you’ll love the ASUS ROG Phone 2, which boasts Qualcomm’s gaming-focused Snapdragon 855 Plus platform. This promises 15 percent faster graphics performanc...
20:35, 09/19/2019

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

You watch TV; it watches back: How smart TVs track what’s on our screens In our latest privacy experiment, we examined how four of the most popular TV brands record what we watch. And they’re doing it because, legally speaking, tens of millions of us gave our permission....
20:35, 09/19/2019

Why It’s Another Bad Year for Indonesia Forest Fires An annual nuisance, stinging smoke from massive wildfires is blanketing parts of Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore this year on a greater than usual scale. Most of the blazes result from illegal slash-and-burn methods used to clear farmland for cash crops such as palm oil, a technique that persists ...
20:35, 09/19/2019

No-deal Brexit will cut 3% off UK economic growth, says OECD Group forecasts 2020 recession just as global economy starts downward trend A no-deal Brexit will slice almost 3% from the UK economic growth over the next three years compared with just 0.6% from the rest of the EU, according to the latest health check of the global economy by the Organisation for ...
20:35, 09/19/2019

The Avengers discover a new superhero team in this Strikeforce #1 exclusive One of the big rites of passage for superhero writers is the First Team Book, giving them the opportunity to build an ensemble that shows what kinds of characters they gravitate toward. Tini Howard became a Marvel exclusive earlier this year, and next week, she reaches the First Team Book milestone ...
20:35, 09/19/2019

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

Zendaya is not Meechee in Abominable, but this is still the better animated yeti movie DreamWorks Animation made its feature debut with a famous attempt at scooping its competition: The studio’s animated comedy about ants (Antz) beat Disney and Pixar’s animated comedy about ants (A Bug’s Life) to theaters by six weeks. This was followed by other selected instances of supposed parallel...
20:35, 09/19/2019

Sam Bee tells journalists to stop euphemizing dick Brett Kavanaugh's dick Late in her Wednesday Full Frontal piece on the newest allegations that the GOP’s favorite Supreme Court justice was/is the slurring, lurching, lecherous embodiment of misogynist white privilege that’d be too on-the-nose for a direct-to-steaming National Lampoon movie, Sam Bee showed a clip of Ted C...
20:35, 09/19/2019

This Is the Only Way to Throw Away Dirty Tissues The bad news is, I’ve been disposing of my son’s dirty, germy tissues wrong for the whole first half of his childhood. The good news is, some things are about to change around here....
20:35, 09/19/2019

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

Germany to make Down syndrome blood test free under 'strict' conditions Prenatal blood tests to diagnose Down syndrome will soon be covered by public health insurance in Germany. The issue has sparked an ethical debate, with some critics saying the change could lead to more abortions....
20:35, 09/19/2019

Pop's need for speed: 'You have to drop new stuff constantly' Pop stars are under pressure to produce a continuous stream of new music, with many releasing two albums a year. What’s behind the explosive pace?The music industry in 2019, says Foals frontman Yannis Philippakis, could be compared to a Pez dispenser. He is not talking about big heads – rather, the ...
21:00, 09/19/2019

'We Shall Over-WHOMST?' White Anti-Vaxxers Colonize Civil Rights Rhetoric in California Protests The protestors came out in droves at the California State Capitol, furious over new legislation that, if passed, would hack away at the remaining medical exemptions for vaccination in California. But their rage—one protestor reportedly threw a menstrual cup of what appeared to be blood at state legi...
21:00, 09/19/2019

‘Fendi Prints On’: Not-So-Retired Rapper Nicki Minaj Reveals 127-Piece Collaboration With Fendi She may be retiring from music—or maybe (likely) not—but Nicki Minaj is still at work, giving first looks at a new collection with Fendi. She initially teased the collaboration in July, and now tells Elle that her fans “are going to be really surprised when they see that I did think of things for th...
21:00, 09/19/2019

Gulalai Ismail, Feminist Hunted by Pakistan’s Authorities, Escapes to U.S. After months on the run accused of treason, Ms. Ismail made it to New York. Human rights defenders say she is innocent. Senators are ready to help her....
21:00, 09/19/2019

Eric Garner's Mother Shares Heart-Wrenching Testimony on Police Brutality Speaking before the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, Gwen Carr, the mother of Eric Garner, spoke passionately about her late son and the officer who killed him with a chokehold in 2014. In her statement, Carr emphasized how the lack accountability of the officer and NYPD tore through her fami...
21:00, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau's Blackface Scandal Is Spiraling Out of Control Perhaps you’ve heard about Justin Trudeau’s recent racism scandal? No, not that one. And no, not that one, either. I’m talking about a third instance that’s surfaced in the past 12 hours of the Canadian prime minister getting busted for having covered himself in dark makeup....
21:00, 09/19/2019

Amazon Orders 100,000 Electric Delivery Vans as Part of Efforts To Reduce Emissions (NEW YORK) — Amazon, which delivers more than 10 billion items a year on fuel-guzzling planes, vans and trucks, vowed Thursday to cut the amount of damage it does to the environment and report its greenhouse gas emissions regularly. The online shopping giant has been facing pressure from its o...
21:00, 09/19/2019

Rivian lands Amazon order for 100,000 delivery vehicles The electric vehicle startup said the first Amazon delivery vehicles are expected to be on the road in 2021. The order is part of Amazon's goal to become net carbon neutral by 2040....
21:00, 09/19/2019

New taser alternative will let police pretend to be Spider-Man Police shootings tend to dominate headlines wherever and whenever they happen, and rightfully so, but sometimes “less-than-lethal” weapons like tasers end up being equally deadly. The powerful jolt meant to subdue a suspect can often prove lethal, and police trying to defuse a situation ...
22:17, 09/19/2019

Premier League star jumped from hotel window wearing just his boxers amid blackmail plot, court told A Premier League star jumped from a window in only his boxers after being was filmed in a hotel room with a woman amid a blackmail plot, a court has been told....
22:18, 09/19/2019

Office supplies get fancy with Tiffany’s elegant desk collection Tiffany is leaping into the men’s space with a sterling silver-trimmed splash. Come October, the storied luxury house will debut Tiffany Men’s, a comprehensive collection (ranging from $200 to $15,000) of everything from jewelry and watches to barware and a one-of-a-kind chess set, made from sterlin...
22:20, 09/19/2019

Zarco: KTM “ripped out my heart” by dropping him from MotoGP ride Ousted KTM MotoGP rider Johann Zarco says it felt like his "heart was ripped out" by the Austrian manufacturer's decision to drop him with immediate effect this week...
22:20, 09/19/2019

Pizza hero comes to aid of accident victim (WBBH) Now for your daily slice of heroism! A Florida woman is recovering today after getting rear-ended. It wasn’t police or firefighters who were first on scene to help her. It was a pizza shop owner whose now hailed a hero. It all happened at the intersection of Nicholas and Santa Barbara, ...
22:21, 09/19/2019

FHR, StuLo offer local student loan debt relief program According to the Federal Reserve and New York Federal Reserve, more than 44 million borrowers across the U.S. collectively owe $1.5 trillion in student loan debt. / Getty Images TUCSON – Family Housing Resources, Inc. (FHR) announced Wednesday a new Student Loan Debt Relief Program. The program is o...
22:21, 09/19/2019

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

Sun Tran unveils electric bus, set to hit streets next year TUCSON — Officials with the City of Tucson, Sun Tran and Tucson Electric Power gathered Wednesday to unveil a new battery-electric bus that will hit local streets next year. “They’re a smooth, quiet ride. The air conditioning system works perfectly, despite the fact that you don’t ...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Fitness With A Sultry Flare A dark basement studio is pretty much all Kelli Gilzow could find in an old mill town like Lewiston, but it’s kind of the perfect place for her teaching which she jokes, are the “after 5 o’clock workouts.” Her studio is called SPRQ, pronounced “spark” – some...
22:21, 09/19/2019

4 Your Health: Young children can show early signs of adulthood diabetes (NBC News)- People in certain occupations have a higher risk of type two diabetes, according to a new study. Scientists looked at data from 4-and-a-half million working adults living in Sweden. They found drivers, manufacturing workers and cleaners were three times more likely to develop diabetes c...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Teen vaping of nicotine jumped again this year, survey finds NEW YORK (AP) — A greater share of U.S. teens are vaping nicotine e-cigarettes. About 25% of high school seniors surveyed this year said they vaped nicotine in the previous month, up from about 21% the year before. The University of Michigan study was published online Wednesday by the New England Jo...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Teen fatally stabbed as dozens watched, some rolling video rather than helping, police say By David K. Li A teenager near New York City was stabbed to death in an attack witnessed by dozens of onlookers — some who rolled video of the slaying rather than help stop it, police said Tuesday. Khaseen Morris, 16, and a friend were set upon by as many as a half-dozen people Monday in an after-sc...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Supervisors reject proposed tobacco ordinance TUCSON – The Pima County Board of Supervisors voted against moving forward with passing an initiative to raise the tobacco buying age from 18 to 21 on Tuesday. The proposal, known as “Tabacco 21,” is still alive in the city. The Tucson City Council voted to move forward with raising the smoking age ...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Trump says California can’t set fuel standards President Donald Trump arrives at Moffett Federal Airfield to attend a fundraiser, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, in Mountain View, Calif. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and California’s fuel emissions standards (all times local): 11:30 a.m. President Do...
22:21, 09/19/2019

Give a gift today to support our family farmers (QUINCY MEDIA) — The ongoing crisis in farm country is directly impacting family farmers throughout the Midwest. To help, Quincy Media TV stations are partnering with Farm Aid to raise money to support family farmers in the  Midwest ahead of the annual Farm Aid Festival that will be held this year a...
22:21, 09/19/2019

GM promises UAW 5,400 jobs, $7B in US investment: What it means GM's offer to the UAW for $7 billion in U.S. investments and 5,400 jobs has some nuance that the union might not like.       ...
23:00, 09/19/2019

He Captured a Clandestine Gay Culture Amid the Derelict Piers Alvin Baltrop’s photographs of the abandoned Hudson River piers and the people who populated them in the 1970s and ’80s have been all but ignored. Until now....
23:00, 09/19/2019

Gun shock: Majority support ‘mandatory buybacks’ of AR-15s A new survey appears to support Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke’s push for a mandatory buyback of semi-automatic weapons such as AR-15s and AK-47s, the most popular guns in the world....
23:34, 09/19/2019

Loretta Lynn was 'so tickled' Metallica covered her song Metallica busted out a Loretta Lynn classic at its Nashville concert earlier this year. The country singer said she may have to cover the band now.        ...
23:34, 09/19/2019

Crude Oil Surges Most Since 1991 Gulf War: Was the Drone Attack Really to Blame? On Friday, September 13 -- before the attack on Saudi oil processing -- Commodity Junctures editor Jeffrey Kennedy forecast the move higher in crude prices. See the chart and forecast for yourself....
23:34, 09/19/2019

Nancy Pelosi's plan to lower drug costs calls for more gov't authority, fiscal penalties House Speaker Nancy Pelosi unveiled a plan Thursday designed to lower the cost of prescription drugs by giving U.S. health officials more power to negotiate prices and financial penalties for companies that don't....
23:34, 09/19/2019

How Dr. Benjamin Spock Changed American Parenting The book ignited a revolution, breaking free from conventional wisdom that said children required schedules, discipline and little affection. Instead, The Common Sense Book of Baby and Childcare, written by Dr. Benjamin Spock and published in 1946, encouraged parents to think for themselves and to t...
23:34, 09/19/2019

Jurassic Adventure hits Tucson this weekend Embark on a prehistoric journey and see the largest most realistic dinosaur ever. The Dino Expedition will be on  Sept. 21 and 22 at the Tucson Expo Center, 3750 E. Irvington Rd. To help our viewers enjoy a weekend full-on adventure, News 4 Tucson will be giving out five family 4-pack tickets Friday...
23:34, 09/19/2019

EXPLAINER-U.S.-China trade talks: where they are and what's at stake Senior U.S. and Chinese officials are meeting in Washington on Thursday and Friday in an attempt to settle their ongoing trade war, but a lasting peace seems elusive....
23:34, 09/19/2019

Xilinx CFO Lorenzo Flores to step down Chipmaker Xilinx Inc said on Thursday Chief Financial Officer Lorenzo Flores is stepping down, sending the company's shares down nearly 4% in extended trading....
23:34, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 4-Amazon vows to be carbon neutral by 2040, buying 100,000 electric vans Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday pledged to make the largest U.S. e-commerce company net carbon neutral by 2040 and to buy 100,000 electric delivery vans from a start-up, as employees and consumers around the world plan protests to address climate change....
23:34, 09/19/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street ends mixed as Microsoft, Apple offset Wall Street ended mixed on Thursday, with a dip in Apple Inc shares offsetting a gain in Microsoft Corp shares a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected and left the door open for further monetary easing....
23:34, 09/19/2019

Amazon orders 100,000 electric vans from start-up Rivian Amazon Rivian van Fledging electric firm gets major boost with huge order from internet giant Internet shopping giant Amazon has given a further boost to EV start-up Rivian by placing an order with the company for 100,000 electric delivery vehicles. The fledging manufacturer is aiming to produce ...
23:34, 09/19/2019

Analysis: How car production will become CO2-neutral Roughly 0.55 tonnes of CO2 is emitted for each car produced Amid the push towards clean EVs, car makers target emission-free manufacturing The automotive industry is fully committed to the development of zero-emission cars, but pressure is growing to achieve CO2-neutrality across the entire prod...
23:34, 09/19/2019

Laws are needed when technological change ends up squeezing workers California’s Assembly Bill 5 will let gig workers have benefits, unions and legal protection. It was needed to prevent a return to Dickensian working conditions, argues Annalee Newitz...
23:34, 09/19/2019

10 things to know about Supreme Court case against government If you have been too busy to follow the proceedings of the Supreme Court, where it is being decided whether Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament was legal, here are 10 things worth knowing:...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Ron Rivera walks out of press conference after Cam Newton injury questions Ron Rivera was fed up. The Carolina Panthers head coach walked out of his press conference Thursday after roughly two and a half minutes of being peppered with questions about injured quarterback Cam Newton’s status for Sunday’s game against the Arizona Cardinals. When Rivera tried to ch...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Pair stole Patrick Mahomes cutout from McDonald’s, crashed getaway car: police LAWRENCE, Kan. — Two suspects are being penalized after they allegedly stole a life-sized cutout of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, then crashed their getaway car. Lawrence police spokesman Patrick Compton says a man and woman grabbed the cutout at a McDonald’s restaurant Monda...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Junior hockey player gets 25-game suspension for brutal hit What a goon! A member of the Saskatchewan (Canada) Junior Hockey League was suspended 25 games for running over an opposing goaltender last week. Yorkton Terriers forward Greg Mulhall was skating full speed when he cross-checked helpless Melville Millionaires netminder Berk Berkeliev, who had left h...
00:00, 09/20/2019

Ex-Atlanta Falcon Justin Crawford pleads guilty to child molestation Former Atlanta Falcons player Justin Kenyuno Crawford will face at least 12 years behind bars after he pleaded guilty to child molestation and sodomy charges as part of a plea deal, according to a new report. Crawford, a 23-year-old father of three, agreed to a deal Tuesday in which prosecutors drop...
00:00, 09/20/2019

'Piled with garbage': Abortion doctor with thousands of fetuses in cardboard boxes was a hoarder The abortion doctor who stashed more than 2,245 fetal remains in his garage also hoarded personal property throughout his home in Crete, Illinois, leading to a weeklong investigation by police who remain bewildered about his motives....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Stark childbirth survival figures, Security Council split on Syria, nature-based climate initiatives A recap of Thursday’s top stories: One pregnant woman or child dies every 11 seconds; No ceasefire agreement for Syria’s Idlib; Latest Taliban attack in Afghanistan; Dozens of countries rely on food assistance; Nature’s role in climate-change mitigation....
00:00, 09/20/2019

Pennsylvania man survives after shooting himself in head with crossbow A Pennsylvania man tried to commit suicide Thursday by shooting himself in the head with a crossbow, according to reports. The 29-year-old man survived the attempt on his life as the small bolt did not penetrate far, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported, citing an Ambridge police official. He is exp...
00:34, 09/20/2019

Plane crash on roof of California shopping center leaves 1 dead A small plane crashed into the roof of a California shopping center Thursday, killing at least one person and leaving a second in critical condition, according to news reports. It is unclear if the victims were both aboard the plane when it crashed. The small Cessna plane, which hit the Crenshaw Bou...
00:34, 09/20/2019

Hearings begin for California synagogue shooting suspect Prosecutors began presenting evidence Thursday against the maniac who opened fire on a California synagogue in April. John T. Earnest, 20, allegedly carried out the fatal shooting at Chabad of Poway near San Diego during a morning Passover service on April 27. The attack killed Lori Gilbert-Kaye, 60...
00:34, 09/20/2019

Mexican authorities find dozens of bodies in plastic bags dumped in mass grave Mexican authorities said on Tuesday they had found 29 bodies, packed in more than a hundred plastic bags, dumped in a clandestine grave in the violent western state of Jalisco....
00:34, 09/20/2019

Ady Barkan Won’t Let Dying Stop His Activism Democratic presidential candidates are flocking to California to meet Mr. Barkan, who is dying of A.L.S. But the sicker he gets, the more famous he becomes....
00:34, 09/20/2019

He’s the President Democratic Voters Don’t Want to Hear Criticized In the Democratic primary, there have been clashes over the Obama administration’s policies. But even liberal voters who admire the former president prefer to look to the future....
00:34, 09/20/2019

Wind power windfall: crown estate to sell offshore windfarm rights Treasury in line for millions as auction starts for seabed leases on sites able to supply 6m homesThe crown estate has opened the first leasing round for offshore windfarms in a decade to usher in a new generation of wind projects expected to eventually generate an investment of £20bn.The business i...
00:34, 09/20/2019

Labour plans 'NHS forest' of a million trees at hospitals Shadow minister to tell conference he will make health service the world’s greenestAn “NHS forest” of a million trees would be planted at hospitals across the UK under a Labour government as part of the party’s plans for a green revolution.Under proposals due to be outlined at the party’s autumn con...
00:34, 09/20/2019

Sheyi Ojo gives Rangers win against Feyenoord on emotional night Sheyi Ojo produced a moment of magic as Rangers beat Feyenoord 1-0 in a pulsating Europa League Group G opener at Ibrox. The death of the hosts’ former captain Fernando Ricksen on Wednesday at the age of 43 following a six-year battle with motor neurone disease made it an emotional night.The Light B...
01:00, 09/20/2019

Ryan Christie penalty secures draw for Celtic at Rennes despite late red card Neil Lennon said his Celtic side were well worthy of their point against Rennes and that they could have had three if VAR was available in the Europa League.Lennon was surprised video assistance was unavailable, unlike in the Champions League, and felt his side were denied a clear penalty in a game ...
01:00, 09/20/2019

PG&E Bondholders Ally With Wildfire Victims to Propose New Bankruptcy Exit Plan Court papers filed by a group of PG&E bondholders, including Elliott Management Corp. and by the official committee representing fire victims, asked for the green light to put a chapter 11 plan on the table that would compete with the company’s own restructuring framework....
01:01, 09/20/2019

Bank of Japan Hints at Possible Action in October The Bank of Japan left policy unchanged but hinted at possible action at its next meeting, saying it believes momentum toward achieving its inflation target may be falling short....
01:01, 09/20/2019

Surging Ethane Demand to Trigger Big Gas-Carrier Orders Ship owners are likely to order up to 40 large ethane carriers over the next 12 months as demand for the gas widely used in the petrochemical industry to make plastics and detergents steadily rises....
01:01, 09/20/2019

Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. partners with Swedish watchmaker Daniel Wellington After wearing an expensive Richard Mille watch during an NFL game, Cleveland Browns star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is partnering with Swedish watchmaker Daniel Wellington....
01:01, 09/20/2019

Judge dismisses ex-coach's lawsuit against tennis star Naomi Osaka A Florida judge dismissed a youth coach's lawsuit against women's tennis star Naomi Osaka, saying the coach has no right to any of her career earnings....
01:01, 09/20/2019

Watch: Giants' Mike Yastrzemski homers in front of legendary grandpa at Fenway Park San Francisco Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski's 20th home run of the season was a special one, coming in front of his legendary grandfather, Carl Yastrzemski, in a win against the Boston Red Sox Tuesday night....
01:01, 09/20/2019

Republican, Democratic lawmakers launch caucus to 'End the Youth Vaping Epidemic' A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday they are forming a caucus to combat the "epidemic" of youth vaping, as cases of lung illness tied to vaping have risen and President Donald Trump has pushed for a ban on flavored e-cigarettes....
01:34, 09/20/2019

U.S. House approves short-term funding measure The U.S. House of Representatives approved a stopgap funding measure on Thursday that would avoid a government shutdown by maintaining current spending levels through Nov. 21....
01:34, 09/20/2019

U.S. House speaker: Drug pricing plan should be priority for White House House Democrats' plan to help lower the cost of medicines should be a priority for the White House, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters on Thursday at an event unveiling their prescription drug pricing plan....
01:34, 09/20/2019

Wildfire victims in PG&E bankruptcy to present $24 bln reorganization plan The committee for wildfire victims in the bankruptcy of PG&E Corp said in a court filing on Thursday it is prepared to present a $24 billion reorganization plan for the power provider....
01:34, 09/20/2019

Trump signs order aimed at development of better flu vaccines U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order aimed at spurring the development of better vaccines to protect against seasonal influenza as well as a potential pandemic flu outbreak....
01:34, 09/20/2019

Three boosts 4G network with 1400MHz L-band spectrum Three has started rolling out L-band spectrum across its infrastructure in a move that will improve the performance of its 4G network.The frequencies, acquired from Qualcomm in 2015, will be deployed at 6,000 of Three’s busiest sites, which charry 80 per cent of the traffic sent over its netw...
01:34, 09/20/2019

Get an extra £50 off the Galaxy Tab S6 with Currys tablet trade-in deal Samsung has released the Galaxy Tab S6 and many tech critics are already calling it the best Android tablet ever. We think it’s the top alternative to an iPad Pro. It's more affordable too. The latest Currys deal makes the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 even easier on your bank balance. Trad...
01:34, 09/20/2019

PR Genius Tony Wyllie Takes His Talents Away From Dan Snyder Sports radio station WJFK in D.C. reported today that Tony Wyllie has quit as Dan Snyder’s communications director to take a job with the Special Olympics. If any good PR came Snyder’s way during Wyllie’s nine-year run with Washington’s NFL team, it doesn’t come to mind. As for the gaffes on Wyllie’...
01:34, 09/20/2019

Whatever Happened To The Other Wall Street Millionaire Accused Of Sexual Assault? Since 2017, eight women have gone to civil court and said they were sexually assaulted by the Wall Street financier Howard Rubin. One woman has since dropped her claim, but seven remain—six are suing as plaintiffs in one lawsuit in federal court, while another woman is suing on her own in state cour...
01:34, 09/20/2019

MLB Is Investigating Domingo Germán Under League's Domestic Violence Policy [Updates] New York Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán has been placed on paid administrative leave, MLB said in a statement this afternoon, as the league investigates the 27-year-old starter under their domestic violence policy. Germán’s leave could last up to seven days, after which, barring an extension, the co...
01:34, 09/20/2019

If Mikhail Maltsev Deking Alexandar Georgiev Into Oblivion Doesn't Get You Excited For Hockey, I Don't Know What Will Thirteen days, kiddos! That’s how long we have until the NHL season finally, finally kicks off with a heart-stopping season opener where the mighty Toronto Maple Leafs play host to ... *checks schedule* oh, um .... the Ottawa Senators. *Nervously maintains smile*...
01:34, 09/20/2019

Life-sized cutout of Kansas City Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes stolen from McDonald's, cops say Two suspects reportedly stole a life-sized cutout of popular Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes from a McDonald's on Monday and then got into a car crash after speeding away from the fast-food restaurant....
01:35, 09/20/2019

Teen battling brain cancer who went viral for touchdown during Nebraska spring game back on football field A teen battling brain cancer who went viral several years ago for scoring a touchdown during a Nebraska Cornhuskers spring football game is now making more meaningful plays on the field....
01:35, 09/20/2019

Washington Redskins players rip New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman ahead of matchup New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman appeared to have left a mark on at least two Washington Redskins players during their time working for him....
01:35, 09/20/2019

Retirees are spending nearly $1,000 on this medical cost — and Medicare doesn't cover it About 2 out of 3 people on Medicare don't have any dental coverage at all, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. Here's what that means for your wallet....
02:00, 09/20/2019

Fetal remains found in Ill. nearly 2 decades old Illinois authorities say the more than 2,200 fetal remains found at the Illinois home of an abortion doctor who died this month were from abortions conducted between 2000 and 2002. (Sept. 19)        ...
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Trudeau asks for forgiveness for brownface photos Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized and asked for forgiveness for dressing up in brown and blackface in the past. At a news conference Thursday, Trudeau said it is something he deeply regrets. (Sept. 19)        ...
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'I’m going to do it until I’m 100': At 98, D-Day vet Tom Rice parachutes again Tom Rice, a 98-year-old World War II veteran, landed a tandem jump commemorating the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden in the Netherlands.        ...
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First lady Melania Trump cuts ribbon at Washington Monument First lady Melania Trump participated in a ribbon-cutting to mark the reopening of the Washington Monument after a three-year closure. (Sept. 19)        ...
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Canada Proud spent more than $100k boosting online posts: Elections Canada docs Elections Canada documents say Canada Proud has spent more than $100,000 this campaign season boosting its online anti-Trudeau message, funded in part by several key big-ticket donors....
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Were Neanderthals driven to extinction by a common childhood illness? There have been many theories about one of the biggest unsolved mysteries of anthropology -- what killed off Neanderthals -- but a new study puts a unique twist on the topic....
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Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami Returns To Srinagar After 10 Days In Delhi CPI-M leader Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami returned to Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday after a 10-day visit to New Delhi, allowed by the Supreme Court, to get treatment at the AIIMS....
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In Nashik, PM Modi Sets The Tone For Maharashtra Poll Campaign Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a massive rally in Nashik on the concluding day of the Maha Jan Aadesh Yatra, the outreach programme launched by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis last month to......
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India Won't Discuss Jammu And Kashmir Issue At UN Says Foreign Secretary India will not dwell upon the Kashmir issue at the United Nations General Assembly and instead discuss its contribution on the development, peace, and security fronts as a responsible member of the......
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India Not Invited By Pak For Cultural Event Under Shanghai Summit India was not invited for the cultural event organised by Pakistan on Thursday under the aegis of a Shanghai Cooperation Organisation military drill in Russia, Army sources said....
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Congress Appoints 5 Election In-Charges For Maharashtra Assembly Polls The Congress party appointed five election in-charges, including general secretary Mukul Wasnik, on Thursday for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls....
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It's Time to Listen to the Teens Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg landed in the U.S. earlier this month and has since injected a much-needed sense of urgency into the climate conversation. Her climate strike movement is gearing up for a huge global climate strike on Friday. Thunberg will be in New York, but she’s taken to Washi...
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Facial Reconstruction Shows What the Enigmatic Denisovans Might Have Looked Like A pinky finger bone, some teeth, and a lower jaw. That’s all the physical evidence we have of the mysterious Denisovans, an extinct group of hominins closely related to the Neanderthals. Remarkable new research offers a physical reconstruction of the Denisovans based on genetic evidence, providing o...
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Pilot Dangles From Power Line For 2 Hours After Crash In France, Saved An F-16 fighter jet of the Belgian air force crashed Thursday in western France, with both pilots successfully ejecting but one spent two hours hanging from a power line before being cut down,......
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"No Press Here": UK PM Caught Lying To Sick Child's Father In Hospital British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he was not embarrassed after being filmed lying to the father of a sick child angrily confronting him during a hospital visit on Wednesday....
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Missouri Man Becomes 8th Person to Die of Vaping-Related Illness in the U.S. (NEW YORK) — More than 500 people have been diagnosed with vaping-related breathing illnesses, but the cause remains unknown, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An eight death was also reported. Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration revealed that its criminal investigations unit starte...
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Sanders touts fundraising milestone, hitting 1 million individual donors Sen. Bernie Sanders is spotlighting that his presidential campaign has received contributions from one million individual donors. The independent senator from Vermont’s campaign – in announcing the news on Thursday – touted that Sanders is the fastest presidential candidate in history to reach that ...
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Military strike against Iran would result in 'all-out war': Zarif Any U.S. or Saudi military strike against Iran would bring "all-out war", Tehran said on Thursday, keeping up a drumbeat of warnings to its adversaries after they accused the Islamic Republic of a strike on Saudi oil facilities....
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Lamborghini Sian doesn't preview Aventador, says design boss Lamborghini's petrol-electric model was designed to stand on its own, design boss claims cues won't be taken for next series production hypercar The 808bhp Sián FKP 37 unveiled at the Frankfurt motor show won’t continue Lamborghini’s tradition of previewing the design of its future models with limi...
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Ed Buck Faces Federal Drug Charge in Gemmel Moore’s Death Mr. Moore was one of two men who died in Mr. Buck’s apartment of an overdose in less than two years. The authorities outlined a pattern in which they say Mr. Buck traded drugs and money for sex....
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Purdue Pharma Warns That Sackler Family May Walk From Opioid Deal The company said the cost of fighting lawsuits brought by states could jeopardize its owners’ ability to contribute $3 billion to a national opioids settlement....
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Queen Elizabeth once served tea to a Buckingham Palace contractor One worker at Buckingham Palace found out first hand what it’s like to get the royal treatment. A builder who was refurbishing a desk at the legendary residence had a bizarre in encounter, when he paused to order a spot of tea and suddenly realized Queen Elizabeth had delivered the drink herse...
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Over 50 horses saved at flooded Texas ranch after historic storms Farmhands and volunteers fought to rescue more than 50 horses trapped in chest-deep water at a horse ranch north of Houston, Texas on Thursday, as heavy thunderstorms caused “catastrophic” flooding in the region. Video of the soggy rescue, posted on Twitter and aired on news outlets in T...
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Funko Is Taking Over Everything and Now Sells Disney Villians Makeup at Ulta Okay, I know I overwhelm the Inventory and Kinja Deals audience with Funko products every week, but I have more. You clicked on this link, so clearly you like it! The newest items from Funko aren’t a series of vinyl pop figures or Advent calendars, it is makeup....
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U.S. Navy admits those UFO videos Blink-182’s Tom Delonge helped release are real Today in news that, perhaps less than five years ago, we’d have had trouble processing and accepting as a normal headline, the United States Navy admitted the UFO videos the Blink-182 guy helped publish over the past couple years are both real and (formerly) classified information....
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Replace Your Pencil Cup With a Deal On Yamazaki's Versatile Desk Bar Pencil cups are great and all, but how many writing utensils do you really keep out on your desk? Instead, get this Yamazaki Desk Bar while it’s on sale for $26-$27 (depending on the color). It features a tray for jewelry and such, a shelf for hanging a watch (or displaying a Funko), and holes to pr...
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Trump administration exempts hundreds of Chinese products from tariffs The Trump administration has excluded hundreds of Chinese goods from tariffs on $250 billion worth of goods, three notices set to be published Friday show....
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Japanese politician accuses historical Korean emissaries of murder, looting A Tokyo-based Japanese politician's derogatory remarks about premodern Korean missions to Japan are being condemned as inflammatory and discriminatory....
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British leaders give EU possible alternatives to unsettled 'backstop' The British government detailed Thursday a possible alternative to the Irish "backstop" provision that's been at the heart of dissent among lawmakers and leaders who are trying to agree on a deal to leave the EU....
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U.S. investigates reports of deadly airstrikes in Afghanistan The U.S. military carried out drone strikes against a suspected Islamic State hideout in eastern Afghanistan Thursday, but local authorities said the attack also killed multiple civilians....
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