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9/11 memorials and remembrances around the US

From New York and Washington to Tampa and Honolulu, here are some of the places in the US holding 2019 memorials, observances and events on the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terror ...

9/11 memorials and remembrances around the US

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There Are Too Many War Memorials and Not Enough Money to Keep Them Going Memorial Day gives us a lot to reflect on: the thousands of Americans killed in useless wars, the hundreds of thousands of people those service members themselves killed, and the enormous amounts of money thrown away on fighter jets that don’t work while veterans are left mentally and physically dis...
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PM To Pay Respects At Memorials Of Gandhi, Vajpayee Before Oath Ceremony Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take oath for the second consecutive term this evening, exactly a week after he stormed back to power on May 23, but his day begins at the crack of dawn....
21:51, 05/29/2019

Mexico opening memorials to 'dirty war' torture, killings The first in a series of memorials to victims of Mexico's "dirty war" against dissidents and guerrillas during nearly 20 years of violence was opened Monday....
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At Site of Bali Bombings, a Fight Brews Over Money and Memorials In 2002, Islamic extremists killed 202 locals and tourists on Indonesia’s main resort island. A local family wants to revamp the site for business, but survivors are opposed....
12:51, 05/06/2019

PM Modi Pays Tribute At Memorials Of Mahatma Gandhi, Atal Bihari Vajpayee Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited the memorials of Mahatma Gandhi and Atal Bihari Vajpayee, where he paid tributes to the late leaders ahead of a glittering swearing-in ceremony, which will......
07:51, 05/30/2019

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

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

Apple spars with EU as $14 billion Irish tax dispute drags on Apple accused the European Commission of misunderstanding its business on day two of the iPhone maker's appeal against a $14 billion tax order, in a dispute that is key to the EU's drive to collect more taxes but which could also run for years....
14:00, 09/18/2019

Lone 737 MAX criss-crossed Canada for pilot checks during grounding While the world's Boeing 737 MAX fleet remains grounded after two fatal crashes, a solitary Air Canada plane has been spotted in the skies, shuttling between Quebec and Ontario....
14:00, 09/18/2019

Navy Says Yes, Those ‘Unidentified Aerial Phenomena’ Videos Are Real Over a year after videos were released showing the public what appeared to be footage of UFOs captured by Navy pilots who exchanged astonished commentary, a Navy official has reportedly released a statement confirming that the videos do in fact depict “unexplained aerial phenomena.”...
14:00, 09/18/2019

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

Futures Now: Oil takes hit after soaring yesterday, here's where it could be headed next Brian Stutland, Equity Armor Investments, and Anthony Grisanti, Tickertocker, discusses where oil futures could be headed with CNBC's Seema Mody....
14:00, 09/18/2019

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ATS Automobili announces 592bhp, 780kg RR Turbo Italian firm developed supercar specifically for racing; it's eligible to compete in most FIA-sanctioned events in Europe Little-known Italian car maker ATS Automobili has unveiled a model called the RR Turbo, developed in-house specifically for racing. ATS stood out as one of the first companies t...
14:34, 09/18/2019

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14:34, 09/18/2019

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

Make smartphones last longer to cut emissions in EU: activists' report Extending the lifespan of smartphones by just one year would significantly reduce carbon emissions in the European Union, a report from environmental groups said on Wednesday, urging new EU rules to make electronics last longer....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Police across Europe raid illegal streaming service platforms Police forces across Europe are carrying out raids against illegal video streaming service platforms, the Italian postal police said in a statement on Wednesday....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Oil prices slip on Saudi pledge, financial markets look to Fed Oil prices cooled on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia's pledge to quickly restore production eased supply worries, while caution ahead of an expected U.S. interest rate cut kept wider financial markets in tight ranges....
15:00, 09/18/2019

Curry commits to Olympics: 'That is the plan' In an interview with ESPN's Rachel Nichols, Warriors guard Stephen Curry said he's committed to playing for Team USA in his first Olympic Games next summer in Tokyo....
15:00, 09/18/2019

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

WNBA mock draft: Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu is projected No. 1 pick Sabrina Ionescu looks headed to the Big Apple after New York got the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft lottery. But two more Ducks are expected first-rounders....
15:00, 09/18/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia in talks with Lebanon about financial aid-Saudi finmin Saudi Arabia is in discussions with the Lebanese government about providing financial support, Saudi Finance Minister Mohammed al-Jadaan said on Wednesday....
16:00, 09/18/2019

Congressional Democrats threaten to subpoena vaping company Juul over documents Congressional Democrats on Wednesday threatened to subpoena Juul Labs if the e-cigarette maker does not provide documents relating to its products and marketing practices, as a House panel looks into whether the company deliberately targeted children....
16:00, 09/18/2019

UPDATE 3-Britain to investigate $5 bln U.S. takeover of defence firm Cobham Britain will investigate the national security impact of the purchase of defence company Cobham by U.S. private equity firm Advent International, potentially delaying or even blocking the $5 billion deal....
16:00, 09/18/2019

Scientists struggling to figure out age of Saturn’s rings Saturn’s rings may be shining as bright as ever, but the debate over how old they are has rekindled following a new study. The research, published in Nature Astronomy, suggests that even though the rings might appear young in a cosmic sense, data from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft shows that...
16:01, 09/18/2019

Spanish Court Calls U.S. Extradition Request Politically Motivated A Spanish court said that the United States’ request was politically motivated, and that drug trafficking charges leveled against the former intelligence chief lacked sufficient detail....
16:03, 09/18/2019

| WATCH | With a 'handful of nuts, a protein bar' and snapped leg Australian hiker crawls to safety An Australian bushwalker who tumbled down a waterfall, snapping his leg in two, tells how he managed to crawl for two arduous days though scrub and forest to safety....
16:03, 09/18/2019

| Israel votes on Netanyahu's political survival Israelis have voted in their second election in five months that will decide whether to keep Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, in office despite corruption allegations against him....
16:03, 09/18/2019

Erling Braut Haaland, the Norwegian ‘beast’ ripping up the record books | Marcus Christenson The 19-year-old son of Alfie Håland scored a hat-trick on his Champions League debut on Tuesday and has 17 goals in nine games for Red Bull Salzburg this season“This year I’ve only grown five centimetres,” Erling Braut Haaland said in an interview in November 2017, a statement which, understandably,...
16:34, 09/18/2019

'I'm bored': Former 'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay weighs in on new 'Bachelor' Peter Weber Peter Weber, a fan-favorite from Hannah Brown's season of "The Bachelorette," will star on the upcoming "Bachelor" season. But not everyone is happy.        ...
16:34, 09/18/2019

PlayVS raises $50 million more for high school esports platform PlayVS has raised $50 million for its platform for high school esports. The round means that the Los Angeles company has raised $96 million in 15 months.Read More...
16:34, 09/18/2019

Aaron Carter says brother Nick's restraining order was retaliation for siding with alleged sexual assault victims Aaron Carter claimed in a lengthy series of tweets early Wednesday morning that the real reason his brother Nick Carter filed a restraining order against him was not because he had mental health problems, but was really a form of retaliation against him for siding with women who accused the former B...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Warren gets stumped by Colbert when pressed on middle-class tax hikes to fund Medicare-for-all Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., faced an unexpected grilling from "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert on whether or not the middle class will face a tax hike to fund Medicare-for-all. ...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Homes of the week: a riverside flat in east London, a prime mansion block penthouse and a Med-style holiday retreat Homes for sale in the spotlight this week include an east London flat with river views, a prime mansion block penthouse in Marylebone and a touch of Med style in Torbay....
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Israeli election: lengthy coalition talks loom as early results point to deadlock Rivals Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz both pledge to form coalition as counting continuesBenjamin Netanyahu and his main rival, Benny Gantz, have both vowed to lead Israel’s next government, despite early results and exit polls appearing to show neither had a clear path to form a coalition.An in...
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Sackler family, your greed nearly killed my son. He will never be himself again | Sherrie Rubin Aaron suffered an accidental OxyContin overdose in 2005, and today he is a quadriplegic who cannot speakDear Sackler family,Your product, OxyContin, has caused untold harm to millions of Americans. Continue reading......
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Saved by the Bell: will the revival be 2020's most depressing show? A new take on the much-loved high school show will see Zack Morris as the governor of California dealing with austerityFirst there was Saved by the Bell. Then there was Saved by the Bell: The New Class. Then there was Saved by the Bell: The College Years. And now, according to the wishes of absolute...
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Merriam-Webster dictionary adds 'they' as nonbinary pronoun America’s oldest dictionary claps back at grammar snobs as it embraces more inclusive definitionAttention grammar snobs: ”they” can officially be used as a singular, nonbinary pronoun. Merriam-Webster, the oldest dictionary publisher in America, officially recognized the usage today, when it added 5...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Trump administration exploring police crackdown on homeless people New report suggests law enforcement as ‘tool’ to deal with crisis, as Trump laments people sleeping in ‘best entrances to buildings’The White House has said it is exploring using police to remove homeless people from the streets, a vague threat that has escalated concerns about Trump pushing a law e...
17:00, 09/18/2019

China to auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from state reserves Release of food staple comes amid soaring prices and African swine flu epidemicChina will auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from its state reserves as surging prices threaten to mar an important political holiday.The sale on Thursday will be limited to 300 tonnes a bidder, according to the China Merchan...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Outrage in China as giant panda on loan to Thailand zoo dies Chuang Chuang reportedly collapsed after eating bamboo in Chiang Mai ZooThe sudden death of a giant panda on loan to a zoo in Thailand has sparked outrage in China and calls for no more of the bears to be lent to the country.Chuang Chuang, a 19-year-old male, reportedly collapsed on Monday afternoon...
17:00, 09/18/2019

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

Iran will not hold talks with the US 'at any level', says Ayatollah Ali Khamenei – video The supreme leader of Iran has said that the US must return to the 2015 nuclear deal or 'there will be no talks at any level between Iranian officials and Americans'.Ayatollah Ali Khamenei also dispelled any possibility of a meeting between Donald Trump and the Iranian president, Hassan Rouhani, dur...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Taylor Swift sympathizes with Drake as she slams Kanye West in Rolling Stone interview Taylor Swift dug into one of the most fraught relationships of her career – not with one of her celebrity exes, but with Kanye West.        ...
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Chrissy Teigen accidentally posts email address, FaceTime hilarity ensues Chrissy Teigen accidentally publicly shared her email address. "oh my god people are FaceTiming me," she tweeted.        ...
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Celine Dion reveals three songs from new album 'Courage' "Courage" is Dion's first English-language album in six years, following her 2013 release, "Love Me Back to Life."        ...
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Meet Panda, an illicit cryptocurrency mining crew terrorizing organizations worldwide Cybersecurity researchers have profiled a hacking crew named “Panda” believed to have amassed roughly $90,000 worth of cryptocurrency via remote access tools (RATs) and illicit mining malware. The Cisco Talos Intelligence Group noted that while Panda isn’t exactly sophisticated, it has persisted as ...
17:00, 09/18/2019

The excellent Pocket Casts podcast app is now free on Android and iOS I’ve been using Pocket Casts to listen to podcasts on my phone for several years now, and in all that time, I’ve been glad I paid for it. It’s thoughtfully designed, and makes light work of managing my listening sessions across a boatload of podcasts. And now, dear reader, it’s available for free on...
17:00, 09/18/2019

Instant view: U.S. fed funds rate breaks above Fed's target range A key interest rates the Federal Reserve aims to influence to control monetary policy broke above the top-end of the central bank's target range for the first time since the global credit crisis more than a decade ago....
17:00, 09/18/2019

FedEx tumbles 13% on weak 2020 outlook, brokers cut price targets Shares of FedEx Corp fell about 13% on Wednesday after the package delivery company slashed its 2020 profit outlook, blaming trade tensions and its split with client-turned-competitor Amazon.com ....
17:00, 09/18/2019

Study: U.S. abortion rate lowest since 1973 legalization Abortions in the United States have dropped to their lowest level since the practice was legalized 45 years ago amid recent increases in laws preventing access to the procedure, said a new study published Wednesday....
17:34, 09/18/2019

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HP Is Trying to Reinvent the Business Laptop With the Elite Dragonfly While the typical business laptops often get the job done, they’re usually heavy, ugly, and generally hard to love, which exactly what HP is trying to address with the new Elite Dragonfly. Read more......
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Facebook Launches Three New Portal Devices No One Asked For Last year, Facebook launched Portal, its first hardware device, to tepid reviews. Today, Facebook is proving it can’t take a hint and is announcing three new Portal products: the Portal Mini, Portal TV, and a redesigned Portal. Read more......
17:34, 09/18/2019

Vaping Flavorpocalypse Comes to New York as State Health Authorities Order Emergency Ban The New York state Department of Health’s Public Health and Health Planning Council approved an emergency ban of all vaping products with flavors other than tobacco or menthol—and have doubtless started a mad rush on mint, mango, creme, and countless other types of vape juice—amid skyrocketing teen ...
17:34, 09/18/2019

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

Yet Another Person Has Died From Mystery Vaping Illness, Bringing Reported Death Toll to 7 As people continue to debate the causes of an acute lung illness linked to vaping—and the actions needed to stop it—victims are still dying. On Monday, health officials in Tulare County, California reported that a resident died after developing lung injuries linked to vaping. The death marks the sev...
17:34, 09/18/2019

The Philippines central bank: Is Duterte’s outsider a governor for the people? When the Philippines needed a new central bank governor earlier this year, no one expected the president to pick an outsider for the job. During his first months in office, Benjamin Diokno has promised – and started – to deliver measures to spur expansion....
17:34, 09/18/2019

AELTC to invest in pre-Wimbledon grass court tournaments The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) plans to invest in grass court tournaments in Europe to help players prepare for the Wimbledon championships in 2020, it announced on Wednesday....
18:00, 09/18/2019

I deserve more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi, says Ronaldo Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo said he deserves to end his soccer career with more Ballon d'Or awards than Barcelona counterpart Lionel Messi and hopes to establish himself as the greatest player of all time....
18:00, 09/18/2019

MLB notebook: Pirates' Vazquez jailed on lurid charges Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star closer Felipe Vazquez is in police custody on multiple charges, including solicitation of a child, authorities said Tuesday....
18:00, 09/18/2019

NFL notebook: Giants turn to rookie QB Jones, bench Manning New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur named Daniel Jones as the team's starting quarterback for Week 3, sending Eli Manning to the backup role after an 0-2 start to the 2019 season....
18:00, 09/18/2019

Caregivers of seriously ill spouses find life improves more when the partner dies (Reuters Health) - For caregivers tending to a seriously ill spouse, quality of life may improve to a greater extent if the partner dies than if the partner recovers, a German study suggests....
18:00, 09/18/2019

Peter Quillin still competing at 168, but fighting for something different One day a champion, the next, down on the canvas. How former middleweight world titleholder Peter Quillin reinvented himself after a tough decision in his career....
18:00, 09/18/2019

How democracy benefits Africa’s debt In Africa, the more democratic a country is, the higher its Euromoney Country Risk score, but as the continent’s ECR grade stalls, African countries are diverging – politically and economically....
18:00, 09/18/2019

Don't Expect Jessica Lange on American Horror Story Again If you rejoiced when Jessica Lange returned to American Horror Story season eight, AHS: Apocalypse, and thought that meant she was back in the fold for good, well, you better sit down. In......
18:34, 09/18/2019

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

Bachelor in Paradise's Katie Morton and Chris Bukowski Confirm They're Still Together After Rocky Reunion Katie Morton and Chris Bukowski's relationship hasn't always been paradise. The couple, who got engaged on the season finale of Bachelor in Paradise on Tuesday night, had a rocky......
18:34, 09/18/2019

This Is Us Star Chris Sullivan Says He Was ''Blissfully Unaware'' of His 2019 Emmys Nomination Would you believe us if we said Chris Sullivan had no idea he was nominated for a 2019 Emmy when announcements were first made? It's surprisingly true. The 39-year-old actor actually......
18:34, 09/18/2019

Democratic Party donor Ed Buck charged with running drug den: officials A prominent California Democratic Party donor, Edward Buck, was arrested on Tuesday night and charged with operating a drug den after a man overdosed in his West Hollywood home, officials said....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Why Daniel Jones won’t make Giants any more bettable In the NFL, making occasional big plays doesn’t do much for offenses that can’t consistently move the chains and find the end zone. Through two games of the 2019 season, the New York Giants provided a great example for stat handicappers and bettors. Eli Manning, Saquon Barkley and company looked fin...
18:34, 09/18/2019

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

Yankees piling up wins and injuries while defying logic We are well past the point of reason. The Yankees keep falling, keep getting back up and keep falling back down again. That’s the way it happened with Giancarlo Stanton and Gary Sanchez. With Luke Voit and Aaron Hicks. With CC Sabathia and Edwin Encarnacion. And that’s the way it happened with Luis ...
18:34, 09/18/2019

UN and Red Cross chiefs appeal for end to use of explosive weapons in cities With some 50 million people in urban areas suffering from the impact of armed conflict, war in cities “cannot be back page news”, the UN Secretary-General and the President of the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Wednesday....
19:00, 09/18/2019

In photos: Highlights from the week in Washington, D.C., for September 16, 2019 Ivanka Trump leads a workforce advisory board meeting at the Boys & Girls Club; Vice President Mike Pence greets newly naturalized U.S. citizens; and President Donald Trump's former campaign manager testifies in Congress, among the highlights of the week in Washington, D.C., for September 16, 2019....
19:00, 09/18/2019

Category 3 Hurricane Humberto set to make close pass off Bermuda as busy Atlantic season continues Bermuda is warning its residents to make their final storm preparations Wednesday as Hurricane Humberto is set to make a close pass off the island, bringing maximum sustained winds of 120 mph....
19:00, 09/18/2019

Australian hiker says he crawled ‘inch-by-inch’ to survive after his leg ‘snapped in half’ An Australian hiker who says his leg “snapped in half” after tumbling down a waterfall revealed Wednesday that he crawled “inch-by-inch” for two days to get to a clearing where he was rescued by a helicopter....
19:00, 09/18/2019

9 Uses for Google Maps Street View Besides Checking Out Your Old Neighborhood Street View has been with us since 2007, allowing us to spy on our old neighborhoods, see our front door on the internet, and generally travel the globe without getting up from the sofa. This ever-expanding digital library of locations has more uses than you might realize—and here we’ve listed some ...
19:00, 09/18/2019

A Filmmaker Set Out to Understand the Japanese Right. Now He’s Being Sued. A documentary concludes that conservatives who deny the sexual enslavement of “comfort women” are “revisionists.” Conservatives interviewed in the film say they were defamed....
19:00, 09/18/2019

Netanyahu Is in Trouble, and Other Takeaways From the Israeli Election Israeli voters went to the polls on Tuesday for the second time in five months. The results aren’t certain, but Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to gain the support he had hoped for....
19:00, 09/18/2019

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

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

Georgia grocery store removes Irish Spring soap ahead of Notre Dame-Georgia clash Georgia store Dill's Food City posted a sign that noted its Irish Spring soap was "temporarily out of stock" ahead of Notre Dame-Georgia clash.       ...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Severino Makes a Strong Return to the Yankees, but Betances Is Hurt Again After fighting injuries throughout the season, Luis Severino made his first appearance of 2019 and looked every bit the ace. Then came news of an injury to Dellin Betances....
19:00, 09/18/2019

This ace iPhone XS Max deal will convince you to skip the huge cost of 11 Pro Max There are a few things Apple is known for with its snartphones. Innovation, style, easy-to-use IOS. But perhaps above all, it's the massive price tags. And nothing resembles that eye-watering price range more than the new iPhone 11 Pro Max deals.With that in mind, for those that want Apple in o...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Vodafone to open 24 new stores in franchise expansion Vodafone plans to expand its retail presence with the opening of 24 new high street stores in premises that were previously vacant.The Newbury-based operator is expanding its franchise programme, inviting local entrepreneurs to manage stores with no up-front costs involved. Franchisees will be provi...
19:00, 09/18/2019

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

Comcast is giving away a free 4K HDR streaming player to cord-cutters Comcast is trying to repair its reputation with cord-cutters and cord-nevers by offering a free Infinity Flex 4K HDR streaming box to its internet-only subscribers. While the offer is brand-new as of this week, the box itself was announced back in March and originally cost subscribers $5 per mo...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Apple AirPod alternatives: These are the best true wireless earbuds around If you haven't noticed, headphone cables are no longer in fashion. That's because wireless audio sounds better than ever, compression formats for Bluetooth 5.0 are more reliable, flagship smartphones are shipping without headphone jacks, and listeners of all kinds are starting to see the b...
19:00, 09/18/2019

Exposed RDP servers see 150K brute-force attempts per week: Here's how to protect them BlueKeep and DejaBlue renewed interest in brute-force scanning for vulnerable systems, which negatively impacts Windows Server performance. Cameyo has solutions to protect your Virtual Desktop server....
19:34, 09/18/2019

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

Millions may risk jail as Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage Indonesia is poised to pass a new penal code that criminalizes consensual sex outside marriage and introduces stiff penalties for insulting the president's dignity - a move rights groups criticized as an intrusive assault on basic freedoms....
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

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

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

Kid, you oughta be in pictures: 9 onscreen stars who got their start behind the scenes Some people are born knowing that their only dream in this life is to be on camera, and pursue that dream with razor-sharp focus. Others are born into the acting profession, or are otherwise fortunate enough that they don’t have to get a day job to pay the bills during those lean years. And then th...
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

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

Designers loved by Beyonce and Priyanka Chopra show new creations With loud digital prints, feminine silhouettes and sharp tailoring, London fashion label Peter Pilotto has been putting a bold spin on British style since its inception in 2007. Fittingly, the brand's co-founders Peter Pilotto and Christopher de Vos have long used London Fashion Week to launch their...
19:34, 09/18/2019

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

Rate of US abortions drops to lowest level since 1973 The US experienced an 8% decline in the abortion rate in three years, to the lowest recorded level since abortion was legalizedThe overall rate of abortions has dropped in the US to the lowest level since 1973, according to a new study, continuing a downward trend.The US experienced an 8% decline in...
19:34, 09/18/2019

'We're a team': Greta Thunberg visits Barack Obama – video After crossing the Atlantic on a solar-powered boat, the climate activist Greta Thunberg visited Barack Obama in Washington. The former US president later shared a photo of the pair and praised Thunberg as 'one of our planet's greatest advocates'. The Swedish teenager is in the US to speak at the UN...
19:34, 09/18/2019

Monsoon Rains Above-Average For Third Straight Week: Weather Department Monsoon rains are crucial to farm output and economic growth because the agricultural sector accounts for about 15 per cent of India's $2.5 trillion economy....
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

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

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

NY Times reporter who co-wrote Kavanaugh book cops to penning ‘penis’ tweet A New York Times reporter who co-wrote a controversial new book on US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh admitted Tuesday that she also penned the paper’s widely panned “penis” tweet published to promote the tome. The newspaper’s culture reporter and “The Education o...
20:00, 09/18/2019

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Politely Hands Bad-Faith Republican His Ass Teen climate activist Greta Thunburg is in Congress today testifying about the disastrous, impending effects of global climate change—and guess what! Shitty Republicans are not taking her seriously....
20:00, 09/18/2019

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

Official documents reveal exactly how much bigger Apple’s iPhone 11 and 11 Pro batteries are Battery life is easily one of the highlights of Apple’s new iPhone 11 models. Early reviewers confirmed Apple’s claims for all three devices, which is great news for buyers who’ve been asking for better battery life from their iPhones. We’ve already explained that it’s ...
20:00, 09/18/2019

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

Houston-area refineries see only minor problems from storm : sources Refineries in the Houston area suffered only minor problems in the first night of Tropical Storm Imelda's passage across the southeast Texas, sources familiar with plant operations said on Wednesday....
20:34, 09/18/2019

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

Saudi Oil Attacks An Act Of War: Mike Pompeo US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Wednesday described strikes on key Saudi oil installations as an "act of war", reiterating that it was an "Iranian attack"....
20:34, 09/18/2019

British Airways Pilots Call Off Strike After 2 Walkouts Cost Firm Dear British Airways pilots on Wednesday cancelled a strike that had been due September 27, the British Airline Pilots Association union said after two walkouts last week that cost the company dear....
20:34, 09/18/2019

"Save Your Praise": Teen Climate Activist Asks US Congress For Action Swedish teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday called for action, not praise, from U.S. lawmakers as she joined other youth leaders in kicking off two days of meetings and speeches......
20:34, 09/18/2019

Donald Trump Orders Government To 'Substantially Increase' Iran Sanctions President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced what he said would be substantial new sanctions against Iran in the first response to what US officials say was likely Iranian involvement in an attack on......
20:34, 09/18/2019

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

A Hiker's Leg "Clean Snapped In Half." He Crawled For 2 Days To Survive Neil Parker was about 20 feet up a waterfall when suddenly he wasn't climbing anymore. The same rocks he had scaled many times before were no longer supporting his weight. He was falling, tumbling......
20:34, 09/18/2019

French Woman Stabbed 14 Times In Front Of Her 3 Children By Partner, Dies A young French woman was killed after being stabbed 14 times by her male partner in front of their three children, prosecutors in northern France said, amid a growing campaign to halt the deaths of......
20:34, 09/18/2019

US Teen Wanted To "Shoot 400 People For Fun", Cops Find AK-47 In Bedroom Alexis Wilson was working an afternoon shift at the local Pizza Inn in McAlester, Oklahoma, on Sunday, when she pulled a co-worker aside to boast about her new gun....
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

Influential London restaurateur returns with 'Chinese River Cafe' for Canary Wharf One of London's most influential restaurateurs, Alan Yau, is to make a spectacular return to the capital next year with a Docklands restaurant he likens to a "Chinese River Cafe"....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Jodie Chesney trial: Drug dealer accused of murdering girl scout 'saddened at death but refused to help police' A drug dealer accused of murdering teenager Jodie Chesney claimed to be "deeply saddened" by her death yet he refused to help police, a court has heard....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo reveals price of fame in emotional Piers Morgan interview: 'I can't take kids to park... I want to be free' Christiano Ronaldo has opened up about his personal life in an interview with Piers Morgan, lamenting not being able to take his children to the park because of his fame....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Israel election: PM Benjamin Netanyahu refuses to concede defeat but faces fight for political life Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing lengthy coalition talks as he fights for his political life after he tied with rival Benny Gantz in early results....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Kevin Spacey accuser dies before sexual assault lawsuit proceeds The late and undisclosed plaintiff had accused the 'Baby Driver' actor of forcing him to grope his genitals during a massage therapy appointment in 2016....
21:00, 09/18/2019

Margaret Trudeau on her JFL42 1-woman show and the struggle of mental illness Margaret Trudeau tackles serious topics in 'Certain Woman of an Age,' most notably the tragic death of her son and her lifelong battle with mental illness....
21:00, 09/18/2019

MLB star accused of soliciting a child for unlawful sexual conduct Pittsburgh Pirates' all-star closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested Tuesday on a felony count of soliciting a child for unlawful sexual conduct using computer services or devices, and also faces serious charges in Pennsylvania, according to statements from authorities and court documents....
21:00, 09/18/2019

'This Is Not the Way Everybody Behaves.' How Adam Neumann's Over-the-Top Style Built WeWork. His entrepreneurial vision and risk-taking, plus tequila and marijuana, helped fuel We Co.’s breakneck growth. Those qualities are piling up as potential liabilities as the company prepares to go public....
21:01, 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

A Casper executive's sleep issues leads billion-dollar bed start-up into CBD gummies market Bed-in-a-box start-up Casper has reached a $1 billion valuation by shaking up the online sales of the mattress industry. But its push into sleep health and a deal with edibles company Plus and John Legend for CBD gummies is no gimmick....
21:01, 09/18/2019

There's at least one movie that fans and celebrities don't want remade: 'The Princess Bride' Fans of "The Princess Bride" are screaming "Inconceivable!" after Sony Pictures' CEO said "very famous people" want to remake the beloved 1987 film....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Shark Tank's Daymond John reveals 3 strategies for running a recession-proof business Shark Tank's Daymond John reveals 3 tips for running a recession-proof small business. He says make sure to have cash on hand to cover three to six months of expenses, build buzz in your local market and invest in new talent....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Jim Cramer: 'Stand pat,' even if the Fed doesn't satisfy the bullish investors "It's just not worth trying to game this market when you know that, eventually, we're likely to get lower interest rates" and potentially a NAFTA replacement, Jim Cramer says....
21:01, 09/18/2019

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

Netanyahu faces uncertain future as he trails in Israeli election re-run Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's grip on power was hanging in the balance Wednesday after local TV channels projected him trailing his centrist rival Benny Gantz by just one seat, following a re-run general election....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Brooklyn man rescues sick dog, finds himself in ‘pretentious Park Slope BS’ A Brooklyn man saved a sick puppy and then launched an online campaign to help pay its vet bills — only to be slammed as a “scammer” by barking-mad neighbors, he said Wednesday. “The whole thing went off the rails … I was accused of trying to commit fraud,” Luke Perrin, 38, of Carrol Gardens,......
21:34, 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

NYPD cops save marathon trainee’s life in Central Park It was a race to save his life. A marathon trainee dodged death on the running course over the weekend, thanks to a pair of fast-acting NYPD police officers who were hailed as heroes on Wednesday. The 44-year-old man, who didn’t want to be identified, was nearing the end of an 18-mile loop in ...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Jennifer Dulos’ husband’s ‘lying lover’ in court on new charges The woman charged in the case of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos — and later slammed as a “lying lover” — appeared in court Wednesday on new charges. Michelle Troconis briefly appeared in Norwalk Superior Court but didn’t enter a plea to an additional charge of t...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Why Uber and Lyft drivers caused rush-hour chaos Hundreds of angry Uber and Lyft drivers created a rush-hour nightmare on two of the city’s busiest highways — the FDR and BQE — Tuesday to protest a new policy they say is taking money out of their pockets. The hacks are furious that their bosses have enacted a measure that will deactivate their app...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Old Glory-hating arsonist ignites American flag at Manhattan store An Old Glory-hating arsonist ignited a flag hanging on an exterior gate of a Manhattan storefront in an incident captured on surveillance video, police said. The suspect, riding a white bicycle, pedaled up to the security gate on the outside of the store on Seventh Avenue near West 14th Street in th...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Long Island cops fatally shoot samurai sword-wielding man A man was shot and killed by cops in Nassau County Tuesday evening when he lunged at the officers with a samurai sword, police said. Officers responded to a house on Columbus Avenue in Oceanside soon after 6 p.m., when they were confronted by the man who has a history of mental illness, according to...
21:34, 09/18/2019

E.U. Chief Says the Risk of a No-Deal Brexit ‘Remains Very Real’ (STRASBOURG, France) — The risk of Britain leaving the European Union without a divorce deal remains “very real,” European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker declared Wednesday as EU lawmakers debated the ramifications of a no-deal Brexit. Speaking at the European Parliament in S...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Will Outline Increased Iran Sanctions Within 48 Hours, Says Trump U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday told reporters that he would provide more details about increased U.S. sanctions on Iran within 48 hours, after announcing them earlier on Twitter....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Here's where you'll get the best returns on your savings even as the Fed cuts rates As the Federal Reserve lowers rates, some banks are pulling back their offerings on their savings accounts and certificates of deposit. Here are the best current offers....
21:34, 09/18/2019

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

How to Respond to a Bullshit Apology In the span of five days, Saturday Night Live hired and fired comedian Shane Gillis after his use of sexist, homophobic, racist language—including comments that incorporated racial slurs and mocking a Chinese accent—all came to light on social media. In an initial statement, Gillis sort of tried to ...
21:34, 09/18/2019

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

The rule change that could end the Mustang's Supercars dominance Supercars will re-homologate the aero packages on all cars at the end of 2019, taking away downforce which is expected to reduce the dominance of the Ford Mustang...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Allegheny DA won't prosecute AB due to statute Antonio Brown will not be prosecuted by Pittsburgh-area law enforcement for a June 2017 sexual assault allegation due to the expiration of the statute of limitations....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Journalist John Solomon leaves the Hill to start own media outlet Journalist John Solomon has rocked the Washington media world by announcing his departure from the Hill newspaper and the Hill.TV brand he created to start is own media firm....
21:35, 09/18/2019

Jim Croce: The night the music died in Louisiana on Sept. 20, 1973 Rock star Jim Croce and five others died in a plane crash in Natchitoches, Louisiana after a concert on Sept. 20, 1973.        ...
22:00, 09/18/2019

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

Report Finds Media More Likely to Cite Video Games as Factor in Shootings When Suspect Is White Researchers have long discredited the link between video games and gun violence—more specifically, mass shootings. But not only is the narrative false, like many other facets of American life, it’s also touched by race....
22:00, 09/18/2019

People In PoK Will Join Us Seeing Development In Kashmir: Satya Pal Malik Presenting his "roadmap" for India for Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday said India can wrest this territory back from Pakistan without using any......
22:01, 09/18/2019

Citizens' List To Be Introduced Throughout The Country, Says Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday asserted that the NRC will be introduced throughout India and all illegal immigrants will be thrown out of the country through legal means....
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

A Challenge to Big Tech and Antitrust Thinking in a Surprising Place The University of Chicago has long been associated with the idea that antitrust decisions should be based on prices for consumers, not market dominance. That’s starting to change....
22:01, 09/18/2019

Allegheny DA won’t prosecute Brown because of statute New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown won't be prosecuted on sexual assault accusations because of the statute of limitations, according to Pittsburgh-area law enforcement....
22:34, 09/18/2019

Report: Olesen stays suspended by European Tour amid court case Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen will remain suspended from the European Tour after a brief appearance in court Wednesday on charges of sexual assault, assault by beating and being drunk on an aircraft....
22:34, 09/18/2019

Payton not naming Saints' starting QB Saints head coach Sean Payton is not tipping his hand at quarterback, refusing to name backup Teddy Bridgewater as the starter Sunday when New Orleans visits the Seattle Seahawks....
22:34, 09/18/2019

How much the average homeowner spends to fix weather-related damage More than four in 10 homeowners have experienced damage to their home from drastic weather changes in the fall and winter, according to new research....
22:34, 09/18/2019

‘Furball’ turns out to be hundreds of creepy-crawling spiders Trigger alert: Arachnophobes turn away now. A skin-crawling video has surfaced on social media of a man reaching for what looks like a hairball, only to have it splinter into hundreds of spiders. Posted by Texas-based Instagram user datcowboykidd, the vid shows the user reaching into the furry mass,...
22:34, 09/18/2019

Dead shark ‘paraded’ through seafood festival sparks outcry An image of a dead blue shark recently being “paraded” before a crowd at a British seafood festival has sparked great debate, as the species is nearly threatened on a global scale. Some critics of the photo declared the incident a “disgusting” disgrace to the local community, seeing as the species&#...
22:34, 09/18/2019

Merriam-Webster adds 530 new terms from ‘deep state’ to ‘dad joke’ The dictionary's editors announced that they have added more than 530 words to its pages in September, as well as 4,000 definitions, etymology and pronunciation revisions....
22:34, 09/18/2019

RF Chirp tech: Long distance, incredible penetration, low bandwidth The first pitch I saw for Sure-Fi pegged the meter pretty hard. (credit: Wikimedia Commons) At Ars, we get daily product pitches that range on a scale from "must review" through "no thanks" to "WTF." So when a representative for a small company's PR firm reached out with a pitch for a "radio signa...
22:34, 09/18/2019

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

FAA chief says he won't certify the Boeing 737 Max until he flies the plane himself The FAA administrator's comments come on the eve of his visit to Boeing facilities outside Seattle, Washington. While there, he's scheduled to meet with Boeing executives and be briefed on software updates to the 737 Max flight control system....
22:34, 09/18/2019

Independent Cuban journalists petition against increased government repression A group of 55 independent journalists, bloggers and activists in Communist-run Cuba launched a petition this week denouncing increased media repression and calling for guarantees for press freedom....
22:34, 09/18/2019

U.S. Transportation Command holds 28-ship sealift readiness exercise The U.S. Transportation Command began an activation of its Ready Reserve Force to test its ability to quickly deploy cargo ships used in troop movement....
22:34, 09/18/2019

The Boondocks is making a comeback on HBO Max Almost 15 years after the original series premiere, grade school freedom fighter Huey Freeman, his hot take-heavy younger brother Riley, and their perpetually tired grandfather Robert are returning to television. HBO Max announced today that Aaron McGruder’s essential comic-to-cable series The Boond...
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

Stocks reverse losses, Treasury yields dip following remarks by Fed's Powell The S&P 500 and the Dow reversed losses to close higher on Wednesday and U.S. Treasury yields slipped after remarks by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell tempered the market's initial reaction to the U.S. central bank's policy statement....
23:00, 09/18/2019

Fed cuts rates on 7-3 vote, gives mixed signals on next move The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday delivered a widely expected interest rate cut aimed at sustaining a record-long economic expansion, but gave few hints of whether or when it could reduce borrowing costs further....
23:00, 09/18/2019

FOMC statement from Sept 17-18 meeting Following is the full text of the statement released by the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday following a two-day meeting:...
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

France to scrap breathalyser laws News 18 Sep, 2019 Motorists will soon no longer be required to carry breathalysers in their car when driving through France following law change...
23:00, 09/18/2019

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....
23:34, 09/18/2019

Factbox: Trump's new national security adviser, in his own words U.S. President Donald Trump named Robert O'Brien on Wednesday as his latest White House national security adviser, picking a lawyer who has worked to secure the release of hostages to replace John Bolton, with whom Trump parted acrimoniously....
23:34, 09/18/2019

U.S. Democratic Party donor Ed Buck charged with running drug den Prominent California Democratic Party donor Edward Buck has been charged with operating a drug den after injecting a man with methamphetamine in his West Hollywood home where two other men previously died of apparent overdoses, prosecutors said....
23:34, 09/18/2019

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

All the ways you can get Microsoft Office for free The Microsoft Office Suite — Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access and Publisher — has long been the standard when it comes to digital office software. Microsoft has moved the Office programs from discs and downloads to a subscription service called Office 365 that costs $69.99 a year fo...
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

Mathematicians No Longer Stumped by the Number 3 Just on the heels of finding three cubed numbers that sum to 42, scientists have passed another important milestone by finding three enormous cubes that sum to 3.Read more......
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

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

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

Pochettino slams Tottenham players after Olympiacos capitulation "Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has taken aim at his players after they let a two-goal lead slip in the 2-2 Champions League draw with Olympiacos."...
23:34, 09/18/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Tennessee inches closer to ‘block granting’ Medicaid Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
00:00, 09/19/2019

Fox News Poll: High interest in election, Democrats top Trump in matchups Fifty-nine percent of voters are extremely interested in the 2020 presidential election. That’s a number typically only seen right before an election....
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

Imelda triggers widespread flooding across southeastern Texas Flood watches remained in effect Wednesday across southeastern Texas as Tropical Depression Imelda's heavy rain threatened to cause hazardous flooding and travel disruptions....
00:00, 09/19/2019

Humberto strengthens into a Category 3 major hurricane as it tracks toward Bermuda Already at Category 3 strength, Hurricane Humberto is expanding off the U.S. East Coast and is projected to threaten Bermuda as it passes later Wednesday, forecasters said....
00:00, 09/19/2019

Is this China's 'Loch Ness monster'? Footage goes viral Grainy footage of something moving in China’s Yangtze River has been dubbed the country’s “Loch Ness Monster,” sending ripples through Chinese social media....
00:00, 09/19/2019

Free Taco: Cowboys cut former first-rounder Defensive end Taco Charlton, one of the rare first-round draft busts by the Cowboys over the past decade, has been cut by the team after making just 46 total tackles and four sacks in 27 games....
00:34, 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

U.S. DOT announces $60 million in AV research grants The department's Automated Driving System Demonstration Grants will fund eight projects in seven states to test the integration of autonomous driving systems....
00:34, 09/19/2019

GM to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers at Canadian plant The factory in Oshawa, Ontario, which performs final assembly of the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks, ran out of parts due to the UAW's strike against GM....
00:34, 09/19/2019

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

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

Referee who forced wrestler to cut dreadlocks banned for two years Alan Maloney given two-year ban for December 2018 incidentNew Jersey referee is suing for defamation, emotional distressA 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 ann...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Mathieu Valbuena penalty crowns Olympiakos recovery to deny Spurs Tottenham have picked up where they left off last season, where high Champions League drama came as standard and they appeared to have an addiction to doing things the hard way.After half an hour in the Athenian port of Piraeus they had twice enjoyed what visiting teams here crave – the brief sound ...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Paris Saint-Germain 3-0 Real Madrid: Champions League – as it happened Angel Di Maria scored twice against his former team as PSG outplayed Real at the Parc des Princes. 10.43pm BST Related: Ángel Di María double helps PSG ease to win against Real Madrid And the others in tonight’s Champions League … Related: Héctor Herrera completes Atlético Madrid comeback against J...
00:34, 09/19/2019

Barca defender Alba sidelined with hamstring injury "Barcelona defender Jordi Alba injured his hamstring in the 0-0 draw at Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League, his team said in a statement on Wednesday, with Spanish media reporting that the Spain international will be out for around two weeks."...
00:34, 09/19/2019

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

A colossal volcano on Jupiter’s Moon Io is about to blow its top Volcanic eruptions happen regularly here on Earth, and for the most part, we’ve learned to deal with them. But volcanism isn’t something that’s unique to Earth, and scientists know that volcanos on other planets in our solar system may be equally active. Now, researchers say that o...
00:34, 09/19/2019

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

Fantasy Football Week 3 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Wide Receivers You've got a ton of options to sort through at wide receiver every week. Get some help with your lineup calls from Jamey Eisenberg's Week 3 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em....
01:00, 09/19/2019

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

Facebook Says Central Banks Have Nothing to Fear From Libra Facebook is once again defending Libra -- this time against fears that the envisioned cryptocurrency could replace sovereign currencies from the US dollar to the Euro and threaten central banks'......
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

‘Sexy Mr. Rogers’ costume drops just in time for Halloween 2019 Could it be the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse? Or is it sexy retailer Yandy’s 2019 line of Halloween costumes? Either way, we’re all going to hell. This year’s tantalizing cultural interpretations include a sexy version of the otherwise extremely wholesome and nice Mr. Rogers. Th...
01:00, 09/19/2019

Woman dying of cervical cancer at 25: ‘Pap smear could have saved me’ Her youth has cut her life short. After experiencing constant, severe bleeding and back pain, Paige Hart, 25, was diagnosed in November with cervical cancer. Following chemotherapy, she was told she was cured, but then the pain returned, and doctors discovered the cancer had, too. It had spread to h...
01:00, 09/19/2019

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

Gavilon lands ADM director as new Brazil general manager -sources An executive director at Archer Daniels Midland Co in São Paulo has left the firm to take over as Brazil general manager at rival grain trading house Gavilon do Brasil, two sources told Reuters on Wednesday....
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

Italy and France agree migrants must be distributed around the EU The European Union must introduce a new, automatic system of taking in migrants saved from the Mediterranean, the leaders of Italy and France said on Wednesday, as they sought to patch up bruised bilateral relations....
01:00, 09/19/2019

Large Groups Investing To Expand Ethanol Capacity In Brazil: Report Large companies operating in the sugar and ethanol sector in Brazil are investing to expand capacity to produce the biofuel, due to the continuing strong local demand and low global sugar prices, said......
01:34, 09/19/2019

Okinawa PraisePro Electric Scooter Review Okinawa launched its new electric scooter, the PraisePro, in India and we get an opportunity to ride the new electric scooter and see how it fares as a daily ride....
01:34, 09/19/2019

The Everest Climber Whose Traffic Jam Photo Went Viral Nirmal Purja snapped the photograph of an overcrowded Mount Everest summit while on a quest to climb the 14 tallest mountains in the world in record time....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Business leaders wary of spending and hiring in current economy: survey Chief executives and chief financial officers are increasingly worrying about the economy, two separate surveys found. The CEO Economic Outlook Index, released by the Business Roundtable, found that plans for capital spending, hiring and sales expectations over the next six months “waned” this quart...
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

Champions League: Philippe Coutinho finding his feet as Bayern defeat Red Star It wasn’t a vintage performance from Philippe Coutinho as Bayern Munich saw off Red Star Belgrade in their Champions League opener, but the Brazilian showed moments of magic to suggest his best is on its way....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Russian celebrities and priests show support for jailed actor Celebrities, teachers and even priests have called for Russian actor Pavel Ustinov to be freed. Many of them have sided with the recent anti-government protests in Moscow and are calling for an independent judiciary....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Scotland's Sturgeon hopes court will rule against Johnson Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has told DW she hopes the UK's Supreme Court rules that the prorogation of parliament was unlawful. Judges must choose between Scottish and English interpretations of the law....
01:34, 09/19/2019

Mexico's children and youths face monstrous violence For more than a decade, Mexico has been grappling with an extraordinarily high number of murders and disappearances. What's particularly alarming is how many victims are children and youths, writes Anabel Hernandez....
01:34, 09/19/2019

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

Dramatic rise in Germans relying on food banks The number of people visiting food banks in Germany has increased by 10%. The non-profit Tafel organization is taking Germany to task for neglecting its most vulnerable and wasting massive amounts of food....
01:34, 09/19/2019

German spy agency must be more transparent with press, rules court The BND must now publicly disclose its off-the-record briefing sessions and the journalists taking part. Although the decision calls for wider transparency, the ruling could mean even fewer talks with reporters....
01:34, 09/19/2019

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

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

Researchers are performing integer factorization using modified MRAM Ease of scaling could make probabilistic computing competitive with current-day quantum computers, though limitations of the design prompt researchers to dub it the "poor man's qubit."...
01:35, 09/19/2019

College football is better with Les Miles coaching. He could be ... running for president? The always entertaining ‘Hat’ is fresh off his first big win at downtrodden Kansas after a time away from coaching in which he did some acting and considered entering politics....
02:00, 09/19/2019

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

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

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

Google canceled the Pixel Watch years ago and never looked back We’ve come across rumors detailing Google’s so-called Pixel Watch with some regularity, but the company never made a Wear OS gadget of its own that could compete against the Apple Watch. Meanwhile, the Apple Watch kept growing, having virtually no rival in the market that stands a chance...
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

Mutazione Is A Super Chill Game About Raising Plants And Talking To Mutants Mutazione, an indie game from Die Gute Fabrik out tomorrow on Steam, Apple Arcade and PlayStation 4, does a lot of things well, but what really caught my attention was how it captured the magic of growing plants. To see a plant grow from a cutting into a fully formed plant, to see the sprouts of ne...
02:52, 09/19/2019

I've Finally Gotten Tired Of Making My Video Game Characters Look Like Boring Slobs I recently got my hands on Daemon X Machina, the new mech action game for the Nintendo Switch, and I was immediately dazzled—not by the power and might of my giant robot armor, or the weighty action of sci-fi combat—but by how much fun it was to style my mech and its pilot in some fly as hell fits....
02:52, 09/19/2019

The First Puzzle Quest Is Still The Best 2007's Puzzle Quest: Challenge of the Warlords combined tile-matching puzzles and role-playing game mechanics to create an incredibly compelling hybrid game that was near impossible to put down. One sequel, several spin-offs, and countless copycats later, the Switch version of the original Puzzl...
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

New research gives clues to link between obesity, abnormal bowel habits People with obesity or severe obesity are 60 percent more likely to have chronic diarrhea than those with normal BMI, according to a study that suggests BMI is important to consider when treating abnormal bowel habits....
03:17, 09/19/2019

Just Days Ahead of Employee Climate Strike, Microsoft Announces Partnership with Chevron to Accelerate Oil Extraction Mere days before Microsoft workers are set to walk out of their jobs and publicly call on their employer to reduce carbon emissions and sever its ties with fossil fuel companies, the tech giant has announced a major partnership with two of the biggest corporations in the oil industry. Microsoft empl...
03:17, 09/19/2019

Booking Holdings CEO on US-China trade war and the state of the consumer Glenn Fogel, Booking Holdings CEO, sits down with CNBC's Seema Mody to discuss the headwinds the travel industry is facing. They discuss consumer sentiment, China investments, U.S.-China trade war and the impact on tourism....
03:17, 09/19/2019

| Congo minister sacked after row with opposition leader Congo-Brazzaville's president Denis Sassou Nguesso has sacked his women's minister after a row over a recording in which she questioned the integrity of the opposition leader....
03:17, 09/19/2019

Nielsen Takes Minority Stake in Brand-Safety Firm OpenSlate Executives declined to disclose the size of Nielsen’s investment in OpenSlate. The deal values OpenSlate at more than $100 million, according to a person familiar with the matter....
03:17, 09/19/2019

Italian champion speedboat racer, 2 crew members killed near Venice trying to break record An Italian champion speedboat racer and two crew members died near Venice after their boat crashed Tuesday during a bid to set a new speed record from Monte Carlo....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Cancer: Why drug testing needs to improve A new study finds that many new cancer drugs may not work in the way their developers think they do, which could have implications for their effectiveness....
03:18, 09/19/2019

Causes of high blood pressure and a low pulse High blood pressure with a low pulse has causes that include problems with heart circulation and some medicines. Treatment will depend on the reasons for this rare condition. Learn more here....
03:18, 09/19/2019

NASA Awards $2.3 Million in Fellowships to US Universities for Aviation, Planetary, Space Research NASA has awarded fellowships to 14 minority-serving institutions through its Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) and five majority institutions through its Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD), all totaling $2.3 million, to support graduate student research....
04:17, 09/19/2019

Small businesses underestimate financial damage of cyberattacks The average breach causes an average of $149,000 in damages, yet most small-to-medium-sized businesses thought cyberattacks would cost them under $10,000, survey reports....
04:17, 09/19/2019

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

Democratic donor charged with running 'drug den' after two overdose deaths Prosecutors say Ed Buck preyed on men struggling with addiction and homelessness and gave dangerous doses of drugs to victimsEd Buck, a prominent Democratic donor and LGBT activist in Los Angeles, has been arrested and charged with running a “drug den”, with prosecutors saying he was a “violent, dan...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Documentary follows Pastafarians as they strain for recognition Film-maker has spent three years showing how the colander-wearing religion is more than a jokeSome time next year, the European court of human rights will decide on the case of a Dutch woman who feels unfairly treated because her country’s highest court has told her she cannot wear a plastic colande...
04:17, 09/19/2019

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

'No guts, no vision!' Trump unhappy after Fed announces modest rate cut Central bank approves quarter-point interest rate reductionTrump tweets: ‘Jay Powell and the Federal Reserve fail again!’ Under pressure from Wall Street and the White House, the Federal Reserve lowered interest rates on Wednesday for a second straight meeting, but declined to signal if it would con...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Clashes erupt after Ecuador fails to decriminalize abortion for rape victims Pro-choice activists say decision is a death sentence, after illegal abortions resulted in 15.6% of maternal deaths in 2014Clashes have erupted between pro-choice demonstrators and police outside Ecuador’s national assembly after lawmakers rejected a bill which would decriminalize abortion in cases ...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Why do one in five home health aides live in poverty? Employment in the healthcare industry is projected to grow, but women – particularly women of color – are being left behind“One of the biggest challenges is explaining that you are not a maid. That your job is not to clean up after everyone,” said Marisol Rivera, who has been caring for elderly and ...
04:17, 09/19/2019

Amnesty says migrant workers still being exploited in Qatar Amnesty investigated three Qatari companies1,620 workers submitted complaints after wages stoppedThousands of migrant workers in Qatar are still being exploited despite repeated promises to improve workers’ rights in the lead-up to the 2022 World Cup, according to a new report by Amnesty Internation...
04:17, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Gavilon lands ADM director as new Brazil general manager -sources An executive director at Archer Daniels Midland Co in São Paulo has left the firm to take over as Brazil general manager at rival grain trading house Gavilon do Brasil, two sources told Reuters on Wednesday....
04:17, 09/19/2019

Unai Emery considering naming Rob Holding in Arsenal squad for Frankfurt trip Unai Emery is deciding whether to include Rob Holding in the Arsenal squad for their trip to Eintracht Frankfurt as the defender closes in on a return after 10 months out....
05:34, 09/19/2019

Bernie Sanders’ Iowa political director has left campaign, reports say Just days after a shakeup in the New Hampshire leadership of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ 2020 presidential campaign comes word that the candidate’s Iowa political director has departed as well....
05:36, 09/19/2019

Clinton, Obama silent on Ed Buck donations after Dem megadonor's arrest Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama still aren't saying what they'll do with money they received from Democratic megadonor Ed Buck, even after he was charged Tuesday with running a drug house where two men died of overdoses -- and months after other top Democrats have already tossed aside Buck's contri...
05:36, 09/19/2019

American Airlines Mechanic Accused of Plane Sabotage May Have Ties to Terrorists, U.S. Says A judge denied bail to the employee, who the authorities said told federal agents he had tampered with the plane because he was upset about an impasse over a union contract....
05:37, 09/19/2019

Visiting Wall, Trump Points to Barrier to Burnish His Campaign President Trump’s photo op at the border was his only public appearance during two days in California, a state that has been a hotbed of opposition to his presidency and policies....
05:37, 09/19/2019

Audi created an autonomous quattro off-roader that uses flying drones to illuminate the road instead of headlights Audi Audi has released the concept AI:TRAIL quattro, an emissions-free autonomous off-roader. The AI:TRAIL includes features such as removable hammock-like backseats and LED drones that fly ahead of the vehicle and illuminate the road, instead of headlights. This is the fourth release in the automa...
06:00, 09/19/2019

25 fun gifts even the most devoted Marvel fans will love Williams Sonoma Marvel celebrated its 80th anniversary on August 31, and you should too! There really is something for every kind of Marvel fan from those who like to cook to those who enjoy to taking a deep dive into the history of the franchise. If you love Iron Man, Spider-Man, Thor, Captain ...
06:00, 09/19/2019

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

"Didn't Give Written Resignation," Alka Lamba Says After Quitting AAP The clash between Alka Lamba and the Aam Aadmi Party erupted again on Wednesday with her claim that the Delhi Assembly Speaker refused to consider her resignation on Twitter, while the party claimed......
06:00, 09/19/2019

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

No McFunerals Please A study concludes that descriptive logos outperform simpler ones for companies trying to gain traction, except when it comes to describing something unpleasant....
06:52, 09/19/2019

These Famous Actors Have Never Won an Emmy Award On Sunday night, the 71st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will air on Fox. Long considered television’s biggest night, Emmy competition has become increasingly stiff as high-quality shows have proliferated, thanks in part to the continued expansion of streaming services like Netflix and Amazon. F...
06:52, 09/19/2019

I Watched All 16 New Network Shows. Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Something unusual happened at this summer’s Television Critics Association press tour, an event where networks hype their upcoming slates to the media. During Fox’s presentation, journalists voiced concerns about Almost Family, a new drama that recalls several real cases of fertility fra...
06:52, 09/19/2019

America's Got Talent Season 14 Crowns a Winner Well this feels right. Kodi Lee has been named the winner of America's Got Talent season 14, which felt inevitable all season long. The 22 year-old singer and pianist is blind and......
07:51, 09/19/2019

Kieran Culkin and Wife Jazz Charton Welcome Their First Child Together The Roy family has added another member to its line of Succession. Kieran Culkin, who plays Romulus "Roman" Roy in the HBO series, recently welcomed his first child with wife......
07:51, 09/19/2019

Year of the Monkey by Patti Smith review – memories of the magic and the mundane From looming political crisis to a leaky flat – a troubled year in the life of a great American punk poetAt the start of 2016, Patti Smith’s friend the producer, manager and rock critic Sandy Pearlman was hospitalised after suffering a brain haemorrhage. She first met him in 1971 when he attended on...
07:51, 09/19/2019

Tyler, the Creator review – hero's welcome for rap's heartbroken dandy Brixton Academy, LondonAt his first UK show since a travel ban from Theresa May was overturned, Tyler, the Creator’s lovely, submissive neo-soul tracks segue into pyro and moshpits‘Fuck Theresa May!” The chants from the crowd begin after just one track of Tyler, the Creator’s first London show since...
07:51, 09/19/2019

Wednesday's Daily Brief: 'Ambition and action', key to UNGA, South Sudan, Cameroon peace process updates A recap of Wednesday's top stories: Guterres previews next week's summit agenda; UN and Red Cross appeal to eliminate urban warfare; South Sudan's one-year peace progress report; Cameroon renews call for 'durable peace'; Cities both helping and hurting, when it comes to climate change action. ...
08:17, 09/19/2019

Trump HUD appointee’s Twitter ‘likes’ violated federal law. She will not be punished. The special counsel’s office concluded that while Patton violated the law by “unwittingly displaying a campaign hat in her office and ‘liking’ partisan political tweets on her official Twitter account,” it would not pursue any disciplinary action....
08:18, 09/19/2019

Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy plan includes special protection for the Sackler family fortune Purdue asked the bankruptcy judge to take the unusual step of halting more than two dozen lawsuits by state attorneys general against the Sackler family, which Forbes estimates is worth $13 billion. If the lawsuits aren't halted, the drugmaker said, the family may not contribute to a settlement agre...
08:18, 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

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pictured wearing ‘brownface’ at 2001 party Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wore “brownface” makeup and a turban to a costume party while teaching at a private school in 2001, according to a photo obtained by Time Magazine. Trudeau, who was 29-years-old at the time, wore the skin-darkening makeup to an “Arabian Nights...
08:18, 09/19/2019

Manchester United to offer Pogba new deal - Paper Round "Manchester United will offer Paul Pogba a new contract, Inter Milan want Olivier Giroud, Arsenal scout Dominik Szoboszlai, and Qatar 2022 is under scrutiny."...
08:51, 09/19/2019

Fukushima Disaster: Japan Court Acquits 3 Ex-Tokyo Power Firm Executives A Japanese court on Thursday acquitted three former officials from the firm that operated the Fukushima nuclear plant, in the only criminal trial to stem from the 2011 disaster....
08:51, 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

US Teen Fatally Stabbed As Peers Filmed, Police Say The final bell rang Monday at Oceanside High School, and before long more than 50 teenagers had gathered in a strip mall parking lot a few blocks away....
08:51, 09/19/2019

"Those Videos Are Real," US Navy Says, But Does Not Prefer Term "UFO" In December 2017, two videos emerged that showed Navy pilots encountering mysterious spherical objects that appeared, at first glance, to move through the air in ways that baffled experts. A third,......
08:51, 09/19/2019

ISIS video found on phone of airline mechanic accused of sabotaging airplane in Miami An American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotaging an airplane in Miami this July reportedly had Islamic State-sponsored video content on his personal phone....
08:51, 09/19/2019

Powerful Humberto, a Category 3 hurricane, delivers glancing blow to Bermuda Hurricane Humberto buffeted Bermuda with strong winds Wednesday, knocking out power for thousands as the storm's center moved away from the island.        ...
09:17, 09/19/2019

'It's a violation': the war on (unwanted) dick pics has begun A web developer asked men to send her pictures of their genitals in order to build a filter that ‘recognises’ a penis and blurs it. Which raises the question: why haven’t tech companies taken this on yet?Earlier this month, after waking up to find an unwelcome dick pic in her Twitter account’s DMs, ...
09:18, 09/19/2019

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

UK's Labour starts to reverse Blair's changes to nationalization policy Britain's opposition Labour Party has started a process that could reverse former leader Tony Blair's move away from a commitment for common ownership of the means of production, distribution and exchange, The Times reported....
09:51, 09/19/2019

'Mad Max,' Canada's populist candidate, has a score to settle and it could shape the election Maxime "Mad Max" Bernier, one of the most right-wing figures ever seen in Canadian federal politics, has a score to settle and nothing to lose - a potent mix that could shape the outcome of next month's national election....
09:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Tessa Virtue And Scott Moir Retire From Skating, Hopefully To Spend More Time Makin' Out On Tuesday, Canadian ice dancers and two-time Olympic gold medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir officially announced their intentions to “step away” from ice dancing after their cross-Canada tour in October. Though they leave the sport perhaps the greatest ice dancing team of all time, their career...
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

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

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

Tesla Model 3 earns top safety honor from IIHS: It's 'a very safe car' The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded its highest safety honor to Tesla for the first time, as the Model 3 was named Top Safety Pick+.       ...
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

25 'Friends' quotes that have been stuck in our heads for 25 years In honor of the 25th anniversary of the "Friends" we reminisce about the show's funniest moments — and the most appropriate times to quote them.        ...
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

Bernie Sanders is still leading a revolution Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he can lead a revolution. He also says that some of his ideas that seemed radical in 2016 have been adopted by other Democratic candidates. (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

Derrick Henry tired of seeing 99-yard run Titans running back Derrick Henry is tired of seeing his NFL record-tying 99-yard rum and says he’s pretty sure the Jaguars are, too. Henry tied Tony Dorsett’s record against Jacksonville last December. (Sept. 18)        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

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

Dozens of teens witnessed boy's fatal stabbing. Some took video; none helped, police say Khaseen Morris, 16, died after he was stabbed during a brawl Monday. Police say a group of teens gathered to watch and record the fight.        ...
10:17, 09/19/2019

A good first step for Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton As far as opportune timing goes, Giancarlo Stanton’s return to the Yankees’ lineup is right on schedule. Shortly after the Yankees reinstated the slugger from the 60-day injured list, Stanton hit fifth and started in left field during Wednesday night’s 3-2 loss to the Angels at Yankee Stadium. The 2...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Seth Lugo gets it done for Mets in first at-bat of 2019 DENVER — Seth Lugo figured extended duty was almost a certainty for him Wednesday given the Mets’ schedule. But Lugo couldn’t have anticipated it unfolding in quite this manner. In addition to recording the final six outs in the 7-4 victory over the Rockies, the right-hander batted in the ninth inni...
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

One pill with four drugs may lower heart risks in poor population A single daily pill containing low doses of common medications might provide a simple, inexpensive way to reduce risks for heart attacks and stroke in underprivileged communities, researchers say....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Thailand culls 200 pigs amid heightened fears over African swine fever Thailand has culled more than 200 pigs this week, authorities said on Tuesday, in the first such action amid heightened fears of a potential outbreak of African swine fever....
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

South Korea confirms second case of deadly African swine fever, pledges vigilance South Korea has confirmed a second case of African swine fever at a pig farm near the border with North Korea, a day after reporting its first-ever outbreak of the virus, deadly to pigs but not harmful to humans....
10:51, 09/19/2019

Trump Fight On California Auto Emissions Could Outlast Presidency The Trump administration plans to announce in the coming months a weakening of federal vehicle emissions standards, one of numerous steps reversing environmental initiatives pursued by Democratic......
10:51, 09/19/2019

It now costs just $4.5M to be top chef David Bouley’s neighbor Some hungry buyer could be top chef David Bouley’s new Tribeca neighbor. A three-bedroom, three-bathroom, 2,175-square-foot home at 161 Duane St., where he owns a condo, has returned to market for $4.45 million, down from its original $5.1 million asking price last year. It’s located two...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Investor keeps making bank selling Soho townhouses Real estate investor and former tech investor Arthur Becker’s savvy $20 million stake in architect Cary Tamarkin’s 10 Sullivan St. keeps paying off. In 2016, Becker (who was married to Vera Wang from 1989 to 2012) traded that stake in the Soho building for three adjacent townhouses that ...
10:51, 09/19/2019

Cowboys waive former first-round pick Taco Charlton after 2-plus years Taco Charlton struggled to find his way with the Cowboys after the team used a first-round pick on him in the 2017 NFL draft.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Braylon Edwards: Michigan football is 'light years behind Ohio State' Braylon Edwards, the former Michigan All-American receiver, hasn't masked his frustration with his alma mater, particularly in the Jim Harbaugh era.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

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

Buffett protégé Tracy Britt Cool leaving Berkshire Hathaway One of Warren Buffett’s youngest protégés is parting ways with Berkshire Hathaway — to start a rival company. Tracy Britt Cool — who started at Berkshire in 2009 when she was just 25 — is launching an investment firm that will own smaller companies — just like the one she has helped the Oracle of......
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

Trump says there is still a national emergency over border security U.S. President Donald Trump, visiting a wall on the border with Mexico in California, said on Wednesday there was still a national emergency with regard to border security....
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

Sandy Hook shooting victims' advocacy group airs chilling anti-school violence ad Sandy Hook Promise, a non-profit organization led by family members of children massacred at a Connecticut elementary school in 2012, released a chilling public awareness advertisement for its violence prevention campaign on Wednesday....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Actors who've played astronauts, from Brad Pitt and George Clooney to Sigourney Weaver Buckle your seat belts and get ready to blast off with some of Hollywood's most famous on-screen astronauts.        ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Los Angeles partnership launches platform to help people catch phishes Enlarge / The City of Los Angeles is getting some help from a DHS-funded nonprofit in the fight against phishing. (credit: Getty Images) The relentless march of ransomware, business email compromises, and other attacks against small private and public organizations over the past few years has demo...
11:17, 09/19/2019

|PICS:Ohbaby!EltonJantjiesandhisgrowingfamilyarethecutest South African rugby player Elton Jantjies recently popped the question to his long-term girlfriend Iva Ristic 3 months after the couple welcomed their third child....
11:17, 09/19/2019

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

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

Cameron asked for Queen's help to stop Scottish independence David Cameron asked the Queen for help in heading off Scottish independence after a poll before the 2014 referendum suggested a lead for those wanting to leave the union....
11:51, 09/19/2019

Biggio’s cycle brings back memories for Frye Jeff Frye woke up Wednesday morning to a flood of tweets about Blue Jays rookie Cavan Biggio hitting for the cycle against the Baltimore Orioles the night before....
12:18, 09/19/2019

Volta Football is exactly what 'FIFA 20' needs I still remember it like it was yesterday. Back in 2008, I would spend hours and hours playing FIFA Street 3 on the Xbox 360, mostly because I loved being on the sticks pretending to be Brazilian superstar Ronaldinho. His dribbling skills, flair and......
12:18, 09/19/2019

Skullcandy's Crusher ANC block noise while you feel the bass Skullcandy's Crusher headphones have offered thumping bass tones that rumble your dome (literally) since 2013. In 2016, the company introduced a wireless version and followed up with "an ultra-realistic sensory bass experience" on the Crusher 360 las......
12:18, 09/19/2019

AT&T reportedly considers offloading its DirecTV satellite unit AT&T made much ado of its $48.5 billion acquisition of DirecTV, but it's apparently having second thoughts just a few years later. Wall Street Journal sources claim the telecom is considering "parting" the DirecTV satellite unit through a number......
12:18, 09/19/2019

Cities: a 'cause of and solution to' climate change Cities around the world are the “main cause of climate change” but can also offer a part of the solution to reducing the harmful greenhouses gases that are causing global temperatures to rise according to UN-Habitat Executive Director Maimunah Mohd Sharif....
12:18, 09/19/2019

Alexa users can soon donate to U.S. presidential candidates Amazon rolled out a new feature that lets Alexa users to donate to U.S. presidential candidates, and that enables campaigns to register as merchants.Read More...
12:51, 09/19/2019

As Amazon burns, 230 big investors call on firms to protect world's rainforests With widespread fires wreaking havoc on the Amazon, over 200 investors representing some $16.2 trillion under management on Wednesday called on companies to do their part in halting the destruction of the world's largest tropical rainforest....
12:51, 09/19/2019

Indonesia to push back palm replanting target beyond 2025 Indonesia could take at least 12 years to complete a program of replanting palm-growing areas after a farm ministry official said it was revising down annual targets, due to difficulties smallholders faced in proving they were eligible for the scheme....
12:51, 09/19/2019

Lorena strengthens into hurricane off coast of Colima, Mexico Storm Lorena became a category one hurricane on Wednesday off Mexico's Pacific coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said, as heavy rains and high winds were making their way inland....
12:51, 09/19/2019

Houston-area refineries run through tropical storm: sources Refineries in the Houston area remained in operation through the first night of Tropical Storm Imelda's passage across southeast Texas, sources familiar with plant operations said on Wednesday....
12:51, 09/19/2019

20 killed, dozens wounded in Afghanistan car bomb blast The Taliban claimed responsibility for an early Thursday suicide attack that killed at least 20 people and wounded dozens more in Afghanistan's Zabul province....
12:51, 09/19/2019

De Blasio backs off claim that anti-Semitism is a ‘right-wing movement’ "I think we see a difference in New York City than in the country as a whole," de Blasio said, admitting that bias incidents against Jews in the city are largely committed by youth and mentally ill people....
12:51, 09/19/2019

Gun used in Staten Island shootout was a stolen police-issued gun The handgun that a career criminal used in a Staten Island shootout Tuesday that left one officer injured was a police-issued handgun stolen from a car in 2016, law enforcement sources told The Post Wednesday. Gunman Gregory Edwards, 39 — a domestic violence suspect who was killed in the gunfire — f...
12:51, 09/19/2019

Watch: Tourist slaps gum on sign from double-decker bus in Manhattan The confectionery vandal was seen slyly reaching up and adding a new piece to the mess of old chewy candy on the sign outside City Hall along Broadway at Park Place as the open-roof TopView coach drove slowly below....
12:51, 09/19/2019

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

Lynx boss Cheryl Reeve chosen WNBA Executive of the Year Minnesota Lynx general manager and coach Cheryl Reeve has been chosen WNBA basketball executive of the year after steering the team to a ninth straight appearance in the playoffs despite losing several longtime stars....
12:51, 09/19/2019

The Group Trip for People Who Hate Group Trips As independent-minded Gen Xers and baby boomers take more guided trips, tour companies are trying to make the experiences feel less like group travel....
13:17, 09/19/2019

Intruder climbs 400-foot Orlando TV station tower, stays for eight hours A man who authorities in Florida believe has a history of mental illness scaled a 400-foot Orlando television station tower and stayed there for nearly eight hours Wednesday....
13:17, 09/19/2019

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

John Humphrys pays touching tribute to listeners as he bows out of Today programme after three decades John Humphrys today bowed out of presenting the Today programme after 32 years, thanking his listeners who "gave him a pat on the back and often a kick up the backside"....
13:19, 09/19/2019

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

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

Biotech is going to the dogs - and big profits await For Jessica Lescault there is no question that her 6-year old English bulldog "Moose" deserves cutting-edge biotechnology cancer treatment as much as any human patient....
13:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Harry Kane doesn't know why Tottenham keep making the same mistakes Harry Kane is demanding more maturity from Tottenham and cannot understand why they continue to make the same mistakes as they did in Mauricio Pochettino's first season in charge after they threw away a two-goal lead at Olympiacos....
13:51, 09/19/2019

Buttigieg speaks after days of silence on 2,000 fetuses in home of South Bend abortionist Following days of silence, 2020 Democrat Pete Buttigieg Wednesday addressed the discovery of thousands of fetal remains in the home of late abortionist Ulrich Klopfer, who worked in the mayor’s hometown of South Bend, Indiana, for decades....
14:18, 09/19/2019

Trump Says Homeless Americans Are Polluting Ocean With 'Needles' and EPA Will Take Action President Donald Trump claims the homeless population in San Francisco is polluting the ocean and says the Environmental Protection Agency will issue some kind of notice to the city within a week, according to reporters traveling with the president on Air Force One last night. Trump said that “needl...
14:51, 09/19/2019

Report: FBI Tried to Get Encrypted Phone Firm to Build Backdoor So They Could Spy on Sinaloa Cartel The FBI tried to get the CEO of encrypted phone company Phantom Secure, Vincent Ramos, to install a backdoor in his service so that the agency could spy on Sinaloa Cartel members, Motherboard reported on Wednesday.Read more......
14:51, 09/19/2019

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

NY Times reporters claim Kavanaugh offered interview if they said it never happened Two New York Times reporters​ claim Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed to be interviewed for their book under the condition that they say he didn’t speak with him. Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, the authors of “The Education of Brett Kavanaugh: An Investigation,” speaking...
14:51, 09/19/2019

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

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

Sword in the Stones: 3,200-Year-Old Weapon Unearthed Near Spanish Megalith Archaeologists working on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca (Mallorca) have made a surprising discovery. They came across a 3,200-year-old sword, completely by accident at a Bronze Age site. It is one of the few weapons from that era found on the island.  ...
14:52, 09/19/2019

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

Champions League: What the German clubs can learn from matchday 1 The opening matchday of the 2019-20 Champions League saw a mixed bag of performances and results for the German clubs. Bayern Munich's new signings caught the eye while an old hand impressed for Borussia Dortmund....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Fed cuts interest rates, discord continues The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates twice in the last decade, both coming in the last seven weeks. Yet for Donald Trump and some dissenting voices, it's nowhere near enough....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Japan clears executives in Fukushima disaster case Prosecutors had accused the executives of negligence, saying they were aware of the dangers posed by tsunamis. But the executives argued that although they knew, they were not responsible for day-to-day operations....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Process Of Cancelling Land Right Of Robert Vadra's Firm Started: Official The Haryana government has begun the process of cancelling the licence given to Robert Vadra's Skylight Hospitality to develop land that was later transferred to realty major DLF for Rs 58 crore, a......
15:18, 09/19/2019

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

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

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

Harnessing machine learning to make managing your storage less of a chore Enlarge / As far as we know, none of the storage vendors using AI have gone neuromorphic yet—let alone biological. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) While the words "artificial intelligence" generally conjure up visions of Skynet, HAL 9000, and the Demon Seed, machine learning and other types of AI ...
15:51, 09/19/2019

Iran warns of ‘all-out war’ if US retaliates in wake of Saudi oil facility bombings Iran is warning Thursday that an "all-out war” could break out if any country attacks it following weekend bombings of Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities that the U.S. believes Tehran orchestrated....
15:51, 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

Third incident of Canadian PM Justin Trudeau in racist makeup emerges The photograph, taken while Trudeau was a teacher at the private West Point Grey Academy in Vancouver, shows him smiling while wearing a feathered turban, his face darkened in a practice with racist roots that has gotten other politicians in hot water....
16:18, 09/19/2019

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

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi unveils proposal to lower drug prices U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released proposed legislation on Thursday that would allow the federal government to negotiate the prices of hundreds of prescription drugs for Medicare healthcare beneficiaries as well as other consumers....
16:51, 09/19/2019

Factbox: Merkel's coalition finalizes German landmark climate plan German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition parties start marathon talks on Thursday to agree a landmark climate action plan designed to help Europe's biggest economy meet its CO2 emission reduction targets by 2030. [L5N26A2V0]...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Hurricane Lorena dumps heavy rain on Mexico's Pacific coast Hurricane Lorena lashed parts of Mexico's Pacific coast with heavy rain and strong winds early on Thursday, as it barreled towards the popular beach resorts of Los Cabos on the Baja California peninsula....
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

Healthy Diet: 3 Delicious Apple Salad Recipes For A Light Nutritious Meal Healthy Diet: Apple is said to help lower levels of cholesterol and also reduce risk of type-2 diabetes. Here are 3 delicious apple salad recipes to try!...
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

Vision Mercedes Simplex concept is a retro go-kart of the future News 19 Sep, 2019 Mercedes has unwrapped its latest design exercise – a two-seat, open wheel concept, which blends yesteryear styling with modern technology...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Roku Premiere makes its UK debut, along with new streaming stick designs TV streamers, rejoice: Roku is bringing its Roku Premiere streaming device to the UK.Sitting between the budget Roku Express and premium Roku Streaming Stick+, the mid-range Roku Premiere (£39) offers a compromise of price and features, packing in the 4K and HDR support of the higher-end model ...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Hurry! Today is the last day to get cheap fibre broadband deals from Vodafone For a while now, Vodafone has been running a deal you really can't say no to, its fastest fibre broadband deal for the same price as its regular package. But now its looking like that incredible offer will finally be coming to an end.Vodafone has stated on its site that prices will be changing ...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019) release date, trailer and news Call of Duty Modern Warfare (2019) is something of a reset for the bestselling FPS franchise – removing the frills of zombies, jetpacks, double-jumps and futuristic gadgetry for a grounded take on what military engagement actually looks like in the 21st century.The name is no coincidence, eit...
16:51, 09/19/2019

Virat Kohli "Leads By Real Spirit And Passion": Mike Hesson Virat Kohli also received praise from RCB head coach Simon Katich who lauded him after his yet another match-winning performance against South Africa in 2nd T20I....
17:34, 09/19/2019

U.S. biofuel credits fall more than 10% ahead of Trump meeting with U.S. senators: traders U.S. biofuel credits on Thursday fell more than 10% ahead of a meeting between President Donald Trump and senators to discuss biofuels policy, traders said....
17:34, 09/19/2019

How to Reveal Your Saved Wifi Passwords in Windows or macOS Riddle me this: You’re out somewhere and you need to hop on a wifi network with a new device. You realize you have the wifi password saved on your laptop, but not on whatever device you’re looking to connect. And you’re either too lazy to ask for the password again, or you have no way to acquire it ...
17:34, 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

Fed Adds $75 Billion to Financial System in Third Repo Transaction This Week The Federal Reserve Bank of New York added $75 billion to the financial system, using the market for overnight repurchase agreements, or repo, to relieve funding pressure in money markets....
17:35, 09/19/2019

NYPD school crossing guard threatened to ‘beat the s–t’ out of neighbor: cops An NYPD school crossing guard was busted in Queens for sending her neighbor threatening text messages promising to “beat the s–t” out of her, police said Thursday. Danyaal McClendon, 33, was arrested at 10 p.m. Wednesday at her Far Rockaway apartment for a series of threatening tex...
17:35, 09/19/2019

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

Houston Texans' Kenny Stills receives praise for 'patriotism' after meeting with police chief Houston Texans wide receiver Kenny Stills received high praise from Houston police Chief Art Acevedo on Tuesday after the two met to discuss policing within the community....
17:35, 09/19/2019

Eli Manning's 'simple' advice to Daniel Jones as he takes reins as New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was asked Wednesday if he had any advice for rookie Daniel Jones who will be making his first start as New York Giants quarterback Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers....
17:35, 09/19/2019

Hollywood’s latest obsession is aging action stars When the trailer for Friday’s “Rambo: Last Blood” dropped, doubters predictably began sharpening their knives for its now-73-year-old star. What was the plot for this fifth installment, they wondered on social media? Sylvester Stallone yells at clouds and tells youngsters to get off his lawn? Comedi...
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

‘Where’s My Roy Cohn?’ review: Roy Cohn was more entertaining than this Roy Cohn was way more entertaining than the new documentary about Roy Cohn. He was a driving force in Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s hearings searching for communists in the government in the 1950s, the lawyer for both the Gambino and Genovese crime families and he was briefly engaged to Barbara Walte...
17:35, 09/19/2019

Leslie Jamison on the Best Book She Ever Got as a Present The author, whose new essay collection is “Make It Scream, Make It Burn,” says that a boyfriend gave her a “Choose Your Own Adventure” novel with a secret message inside. “I don’t think I fully appreciated this gesture at the time; now I do!”...
18:00, 09/19/2019

EU's New Boss, Invoking 'European Way of Life,' Sparks Partisan Brawl Partisan bickering between Europe’s left and right is threatening to engulf the once-insulated technocratic institutions of the European Commission as new leaders take charge....
18:00, 09/19/2019

Trump dismisses report of 'promise' to foreign leader as 'fake news' Donald Trump has refuted reports that he said "something inappropriate" in a phone call with a foreign leader amid claims the conversation prompted an official in the intelligence community to raise the alarm....
18:00, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens with first lady Melania Trump cutting ribbon The Washington Monument reopened after a three-year closure for repairs on the aging obelisk. FLOTUS Melania Trump was there to help cut the ribbon.        ...
18:34, 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

Buckingham Palace 'displeased' at David Cameron's Queen comments David Cameron's admission that he tried to get the Queen to help him head off Scottish independence has caused "an amount of displeasure" in Buckingham Palace....
18:34, 09/19/2019

Stock of Olive Garden's parent tumbles 3% after revenue miss Shares of Darden Restaurants fell as much as 5% Thursday morning after the parent company of Olive Garden reported slower-than-expected sales growth....
18:34, 09/19/2019

New York Enacts Ban on Sale of Flavored E-cigarettes, the First State in the U.S. to Do So NEW YORK — New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials investigate a mysterious surge of severe breathing illnesses linked to vaping. The vote by the state Public Health and Health Planning Council means the ba...
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

Could Mark Francois, Brexit bellower, be TV's next explosive star? Three years ago, no one had heard of him. Now he’s a celebrity in a stab vest and probably the new Steven SeagalLike all Britons, without exception, I am incapable of looking at Mark Francois and not thinking about Dorian Gray. Attic picture jokes will of course be returned to sender, unopened. What...
19:00, 09/19/2019

The wearable LEX chair lets you sit where you want – but will it catch on? A pair of aluminium legs that you strap to your bum could be the solution for people who find there are not enough chairs in the world. As long as they don’t mind looking ridiculousOn Wednesday night, the Tech Insider Twitter account made a simple statement: “This wearable chair could change how we ...
19:00, 09/19/2019

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

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

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

Shares of Ping Identity jump 25% in U.S. market debut Shares of Ping Identity Holding Corp jumped 25% in their market debut on Thursday, giving the identity software company a market value of about $1.46 billion....
19:34, 09/19/2019

Huawei talks up own apps with Mate 30 challenge to Apple, Samsung Huawei [HWT.UL] unveiled its new smartphones to challenge Apple's iPhone 11 on Thursday, talking up slick design and best-in-class features while playing down concerns about the lack of access to Google's popular apps....
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Fiat Chrysler to test vehicle-to-grid technology with 700-car fleet Fiat Chrysler will set up an experimental fleet of up to 700 electric cars to test vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology, which allows power grids to use energy stored in car batteries to face demand during peak hours....
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‘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...
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Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awake Chris and Jason are playing (for exactly 15 minutes) the remake of The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening. Join us in the chat for this brief stream!...
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The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening: The Kotaku Review The best feeling you can possibly feel while playing a video game is the act of swinging a sword in Zelda. I came to this conclusion recently, while playing the new remake of Link’s Awakening and trying to pinpoint exactly what it is that makes me love Zelda games so much. The answer, I think, is th...
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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 ...
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Global growth is set to hit a 10-year low as Trump's trade war drags down economy Reuters/Carlos Barria Global growth is expected to slow this year to a pace not seen since the financial crisis, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Thursday. The US-China trade dispute has increasingly threatened the outlook in the largest economies and elsewhere. "The ...
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A fake interview with Vladimir Putin demonstrates how convincing deepfakes could be created in real-time in just a matter of years AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko; MIT Technology Review Deepfakes — videos manipulated with AI to make someone appear to say or do something they haven't actually said or done — have become a real concern, especially when it comes to spreading misinformation ahead of the 2020 president...
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Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung illnesses tied to vaping, or using e-cigarettes. According to new numbers released on Thursday, there have been 530 confirmed and probable cases of illne...
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A mobile home in one of America's most exclusive trailer parks is on the market for $2.4 million. Here's a look inside the luxurious Malibu house. Suzy Poling, courtesy of Compass Paradise Cove, which is located in Malibu, California, is often referred to as one of America's most expensive trailer parks. The trailer park has been called home by celebrities including actors Minnie Driver, Pamela Anderson, and Matthew McConaughey. Currently, th...
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Tech investors: No broad lessons seen in WeWork valuation drama Two top technology investors cautioned against drawing broad conclusions about the valuation of private companies from questions swirling around U.S. office-sharing startup WeWork....
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SBI Now Pays These Interest Rates On Fixed Deposits Up To Rs 2 Crore State Bank of India (SBI) interest rates: The country's largest bank currently pays interest at the rates of 4.50-6.50 per cent on fixed deposits up to Rs 2 crore to the public, and 5-7 per cent to......
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Prince Harry receives an apology from BBC for publishing ‘race traitor’ image that depicted his assassination The BBC has apologized to Prince Harry after the British network published an image from a neo-Nazi social media group that labeled the royal a “race traitor” for his marriage to Meghan Markle....
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Shane Gillis jokes Trump would be 'funniest' president to 'see get shot' in first stand-up after 'SNL' axing Shane Gillis joked that Donald Trump would be "the funniest" president "to see get shot" in his first return to stand-up after the comic was fired from "Saturday Night Live" earlier this week....
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New esports network VENN aims to bring 'gaming as a lens into pop culture' A new, 24/7 esports gaming network called VENN that aims to blend pop culture and gaming was announced on Tuesday, after generating $17 million in seed round funding....
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The Huawei Mate 30 Pro will ship without Google Play. That might not be a bad thing The Huawei Mate 30 Pro will ship without the Google Play store. This, of course, is no surprise. The Chinese tech giant is currently on a US entity list, which prohibits US-based companies from doing business with it. Fortunately for Huawei, the company had its own app distribution ecosystem to lean...
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An ex-lobbyist is Trump’s pick for labor secretary. Democrats found anti-gay op-eds he wrote in college. Eugene Scalia defended the theme park SeaWorld as it contested federal violations stemming from the death of a trainer after an orca whale thrashed her around a pool, a focal point of the documentary “Blackfish.”...
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The Repo Market’s a Mess. (What’s the Repo Market?) When plumbing works well, you don’t need to think about it. That’s usually the case with a vital but obscure part of the financial system known as the repo market, where vast amounts of cash and collateral are swapped every day. But when it springs a leak, as it did this week, it rivets the attentio...
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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...
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Mark-Paul Gosselaar thinks it's a little weird he wasn't approached about the Saved By The Bell revival Wherever you fall on the ethics of Saved By The Bell’s Zack Morris—Well-meaning doofus? Total scumbag? Malevolent time traveler?—it’s hard to deny that he’s a central part of the show’s structure. As played by Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Zack was the smugly smiling face of Bayside High, having presumably m...
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Accent Your Home With 10 Feet of Philips Hue Lightstrips For $52 The great thing about Philips Hue is that your fancy lighting profiles aren’t limited to standard bulbs; the Hue LighStrip Plus lets you to stick a rope of color-changing, Wi-Fi connected lights anywhere in your house....
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Europa League live: Eintracht Frankfurt vs. Arsenal The Bundesliga side is back in the competition they took by storm last season. Tonight, in their opening group game, they host a Premier League team not in top form but with a strong attack. All the latest updates here!...
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India builds detention camps for Assam 'foreigners' After excluding 2 million people from a citizenship list, Indian authorities in Assam are now building detention centers to incarcerate "stateless" people. DW reporter Murali Krishnan visited an under-construction camp....
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