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South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is awaiting responses to his economic policy plan, but so far reaction from the public has been slow, he said....

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Democratic front-runners divided over healthcare The leading candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination have clashed in their first appearance together in the race to take on Donald Trump next year....
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Joe Biden interrupted by ‘Dreamers’ at the end of Democratic debate HOUSTON — Former Vice President Joe Biden was interrupted by a group of DREAMERS at the end of Thursday night’s Democratic debate. Biden was being asked by moderator George Stephanopoulos to talk about any professional setback he’d experienced. “I never counted any professional setback I had a...
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Democratic debate 2019: Joe Biden’s ‘record player’ gaffe draws laughs on Twitter It’s going to take a lot for Joe Biden to scratch this jeer-worthy comment from the record. The former Vice President was teased on Twitter during Thursday night’s democratic debate for answering a question about racial inequality in schools — by bringing up the importance of recor...
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Govt urged to crack down on 'gambling' loot boxes in games like FIFA Loot boxes that have seen players rack up huge bills in popular games like FIFA should be recognised as a form of gambling and banned from being sold to children, according to a damning new report....
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Over 200 Dead Due To Heavy Rains, Floods In Madhya Pradesh The monsoon continues to wreak havoc in Madhya Pradesh, leaving 202 dead and 32 people seriously injured due to rain and floods according to the state government. The monsoon also caused 631 animals,......
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Afghanistan Peace Process Should Have Full Consent Of Its People: Centre Days after US President Donald Trump called off negotiations with the Taliban, the centre on Thursday said any peace process should have "full consent" of the Afghan government and its people....
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500,000 litres of produced salt water leaks from pipeline in northern Alberta A Calgary-based energy company says a pipeline has been shut down after it was found to have leaked an estimated 500,000 litres of produced salt water....
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Facebook Expands the Reach of a Tool That Exposes Users to More Local News (SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook is trying to coax “news deserts” into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the social network confesses that it still has a lot to learn. The social media giant said Thursday it is exp...
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Gionee Smart 'Life' Watch With IPS Touchscreen Launched in India Gionee Smart 'Life' Watch price in India is set at Rs. 2,999, and the smartwatch will go on sale in the country through Flipkart starting Saturday, September 14....
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Realme XT Set to Launch in India Today: How to Watch Live Stream Realme XT price remains unknown, though all of its specifications have been detailed. It will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 712 SoC, and pack a 6.4-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display and a......
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| Buttler strikes back against Australia after England collapse Jos Buttler saved England's blushes by counter-attacking against Australia to lift his side to 271-8 after they collapsed on the opening day of the fifth Ashes Test....
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All Blacks suffer blow on eve of World Cup with Luke Jacobson out with concussion Loose forward has developed delayed symptoms Versatile Shannon Frizell brought into squadAll Blacks loose forward Luke Jacobson has been ruled out of the Rugby World Cup due to a delayed onset of concussion and will be replaced by Shannon Frizell. The 22-year-old Jacobson had played just 20 minutes ...
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Andy Murray hoping again to play and beat tennis’s big three • Murray could play singles at new Davis Cup• Scot wants to be ready for Australian Open in JanuaryAndy Murray says he would love to play Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic again before all of them retire, but only if he thinks he has a chance of winning – and he admits he is some way sh...
09:51, 09/13/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2: Starts, sits, sleepers, and risks for every game on the NFL schedule Make sure you're locking in the right lineup with Dave Richard's look at the Week 2 schedule, featuring start and sit calls plus sleepers and risks for every game....
10:17, 09/13/2019

Vanity Fair editor-in-chief hires exiled Esquire writers The writers who recently embarrassed Esquire for spiking a story about an alleged sexual predator have landed at Vanity Fair as contributing editors. Maximillian Potter and Alex French went from writing the news to being the news earlier this year when their investigative story for Esquire on the al...
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Angry Seal Helps Break Up International Drug Ring A giant seal, angry at being disturbed, has helped the Australian police bust an international drug smuggling ring and seize over a tonne of drugs, including cocaine, ecstasy and methamphetamine,......
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Kenya becomes third African nation to introduce world's first malaria vaccine Kenya on Friday added the world's first malaria vaccine to the routine immunization schedule for children under two, becoming the third country in Africa to roll out the vaccine for the disease that kills one child globally every two minutes....
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BioWare's Anthem Added To EA's Subscription Services Anthem’s ignominious fall from “BioWare’s next big thing” to “oh dear” hasn’t hit rock bottom just yet, as today it was announced that the game is being added to EA’s subscription catalogues....
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Pewdiepie Rescinds $50,000 Pledge To Jewish Charity After Fans Spread Conspiracy Theories After Felix “Pewdiepie” Kjellberg pledged to make a plush donation of $50,000 to the Anti-Defamation League, an advocacy group founded to combat anti-Semitism, hundreds of his fans went into full conspiracy theory mode, questioning whether he had been blackmailed into doing so. Kjellberg, who has be...
10:17, 09/13/2019

Two protesters arrested over Heathrow drone threat Flights operate as normal after climate activists ‘blocked by signal-jamming technology’Two people have been arrested as protesters attempted to fly drones near Heathrow to highlight the role air travel plays in the escalating climate emergency.Activists attempted to launch the first drone at about ...
10:17, 09/13/2019

Jason Momoa apparently thinks his Apple TV+ show ‘See’ is better than ‘Game of Thrones’ When Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced See, one of the original series coming to Apple’s new streaming platform Apple TV+ when it launches on Nov. 1, he described it in glowing terms to attendees of Apple’s annual fall event. He called it “one of the most imaginative, thrilling, and th...
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Cartilage piercing bumps: What to know A bump may form after a person gets a cartilage piercing. In this article, learn about the causes, including scarring and infections, as well as how to treat them....
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Study of foot painters adds to evidence of brain's adaptability The brains of people who use their feet as they would hands — for high precision tasks — have adapted to 'view' toes almost as fingers, a study shows....
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Rangers’ playoff hopes hinge on this foundational formula In order to create a championship around the cadre of talented young men the Rangers have painstakingly assembled since embarking on their rebuild program 20 months ago, the team is going to require more than a paper-mache foundation. The responsibility in forming a sturdy base for contention falls ...
11:17, 09/13/2019

Buccaneers hold off Panthers with late goal-line stand CHARLOTTE, N.C. — When Cam Newton left the shotgun and began creeping toward the line of scrimmage, Buccaneers cornerback Vernon Hargreaves knew exactly what was coming. The Bucs sniffed out a fourth-and-1 play from the 2-yard line with Hargreaves shoving Christian McCaffrey out of bounds with 1:22 ...
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Marcus Stroman’s mechanical adjustments pay off Marcus Stroman saw this kind of confidence with two Blue Jays teams that reached the postseason during his Toronto tenure. “It’s kind of unwavering,” the right-hander said after the Mets stomped the Diamondbacks 11-1 Thursday for a fourth straight victory. “You show up in the clubhouse and we feel l...
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As unrest deepens, Hong Kongers eye exits from Vancouver to Melbourne As protests in Hong Kong stretch from summer into autumn with little sign of resolution, a surge in migration applications suggests more locals are making plans to leave the special administrative region....
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Murray hopes to be fit enough by next year to play Federer, Nadal "Former world number one Andy Murray said he still needs four or five months to play top-level tennis so that he can again take on old rivals Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal after career-saving hip surgery earlier this year."...
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Gone Missing: A Little Boy, a Favorite Uncle, an Old Lady’s Mind The crime novels in Marilyn Stasio’s column take readers from East Texas to West Africa, with stops in Ireland and the memory care unit of a nursing home....
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Jim Mattis on Osama bin Laden, how ancient history guides his modern strategy, and his pithy aphorisms Legendary military commander retired Marine Corps Gen. Jim Mattis is on a whirlwind publicity tour promoting his book Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, which he co-authored with Bing West. Washington Examiner senior writer Jamie McIntyre covered Mattis both when he was in uniform and during his sti...
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Freddie Flintoff 'absolutely fine' after crash on track where Richard Hammond was almost killed Top Gear host Freddie Flintoff has insisted he is "absolutely fine" after an accident on the track where Richard Hammond was involved in a near-fatal crash....
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| JUST IN | Mugabe to be buried in national monument The family of former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe have agreed to bury him in the National Heroes Acre monument in Harare, a family spokesperson says....
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House to vote again to block Trump's border emergency The House plans to vote again to block Donald Trump’s plan to divert billions of Pentagon dollars to his border wall, forcing Republicans to pick sides in a fight over one of the president’s top priorities. Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday the House would vote in the coming weeks on a resolution t...
11:51, 09/13/2019

UGA 'pink out' to honor late wife of Ark. St. coach Georgia has scheduled a "pink out" for Saturday's game to bring awareness to breast cancer research and to honor Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson's late wife, Wendy, who died Aug. 19....
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At the E.U., a New Title and Some Old Concerns About the Far Right Ursula von der Leyen is under pressure to ditch the title “vice president for protecting our European way of life” for the person in charge of migration policy....
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Rihanna Hosts 2019 Diamond Ball: See Cardi B and More Stars As They Arrive Rihanna's Diamond Ball is the place to be tonight in New York City. Now in its fifth year, the annual gala benefits the star's Clara Lionel Foundation, which she founded in 2012......
12:17, 09/13/2019

Protesters shout down Biden in Dem debate disruption Protests erupted late into Thursday night’s Democratic presidential debate, interrupting former Vice President Joe Biden moments before he delivered a heartfelt response about his personal hardships....
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Former Oregon State, Cincinnati Bengals CB Terrell Roberts killed in shooting Former Oregon State Beavers and Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Terrell Roberts was shot and killed at his grandmother's home in Richmond, Calif. He was 38....
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|HowonefitnessstartupwentfromKickstartertocreatingaR6.5bnfortune Peloton Interactive started making its indoor exercise bike after raising R4.4m in a 2013 crowd-funding campaign. It now aims to raise over R16bn in an initial public offering....
12:18, 09/13/2019

Gasps As Saudi Woman, 33, Walks Through Mall Without Customary Abaya Her high heels clacking on marble tiles, a defiant Saudi woman turned heads and drew gasps as she strutted through a Riyadh mall -- without a body-shrouding abaya. The billowy over-garment, usually......
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Plastic alternatives could make marine pollution even worse, report finds Compostable alternatives to plastic could worsen marine pollution and have other serious environmental impacts, a report from a committee of UK MPs has warned....
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Help! My Hotel Doesn’t Exist In a new Travel column, Sarah Firshein aims to help travelers resolve their thorniest and most upsetting travel disasters. This week, she investigates a nonexistent hotel, booked on Expedia....
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P Chidambaram To Stay In Tihar Jail As Court Rejects His Request Former Union Minister P Chidambaram's request to surrender to the Enforcement Directorate in a money laundering case was rejected by a court in Delhi on Friday. The decision means Mr Chidambaram will......
12:51, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: While battling opioid crisis, U.S. government weighed using fentanyl for executions The U.S. Department of Justice examined using fentanyl in lethal injections as it prepared last year to resume executing condemned prisoners, a then untested use of the powerful, addictive opioid that has helped fuel a national crisis of overdose deaths....
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Democratic debate highlights: Healthcare, gun control and party unity take center stage Former Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren and Senator Bernie Sanders – the leading contenders for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination – wasted no time in Thursday's debate sparring over how to best expand healthcare coverage for Americans....
12:51, 09/13/2019

Perfect timing by Jos Buttler with England futures on the line in change up Whether England's players know it or not, as many as half of them are on notice in the final Test of the summer at the Kia Oval. The urn may be gone, but there are futures on the line. Who knows how radical England's changes will be, but changes there will be....
13:17, 09/13/2019

David de Gea contract: Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer delivers latest update Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is hoping that Manchester United and David de Gea can agree a new contract after praising the Spaniard as the world's best goalkeeper....
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How will West Ham line up against Aston Villa? Manuel Lanzini set to start despite 10,000-mile round trip West Ham playing in the Monday night game gives Manuel Lanzini an extra few days to recover after returning from Argentina duty which will be a welcome boost for the Hammers....
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India capital to temporarily restrict cars to curb pollution Indian authorities have announced a plan to restrict the movement of private cars in the capital for nearly two weeks after a major Hindu festival that features fireworks that cloak the area with toxic smog and dust...
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Amy Sherald’s Shining Second Act After her famous portrait of Michelle Obama, the artist is bringing her new works to New York. “Every painting is a kind of communion,” our critic says....
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Hong Kong Tennis Open postponed amid ongoing protests The 2019 Hong Kong Tennis Open (HKTO) has been postponed after organizers claimed they would be unable to guarantee "a smooth running of the tournament" amid ongoing protests in the city....
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Who Won the Debate? Experts Weigh In Elizabeth Warren drew praise for her grasp of policy, and Kamala Harris had some of the night’s best lines. Joe Biden? Strong start, but a stumble over race....
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9 Things To Know About Car/Bike Subscription Who doesn't love a set of shiny new wheels, the smell of a car coming fresh out a dealership? But buying a car is an expensive affair! Fret not! There is an alternative called subscription which is......
13:51, 09/13/2019

Porsche Cayenne Coupe 2019 UK review Porsche’s BMW X6 rival lands in the UK, and we get behind the wheel of the base model to see if cheapest is best The new Porsche Cayenne Coupe is an answer for those who think Porsche’s latest SUV is just too SUV-shaped and too darn practical.Porsche is not beating around the bush with this one - ...
13:51, 09/13/2019

Buy them before we do: second-hand picks for 13 September With S-Class-rivalling luxury and a potent V10 motor, the Phaeton is the accessible continent crusher you've been looking for As we mourn the passing of ex-VW boss Ferdinand Piech, here's a second-hand selection of the company's strangest offerings A Phaeton kicks off our ‘worth buying’ round-up ...
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Billionaire investor Carl Icahn to leave New York for Florida Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is moving his office, more than half of his staff and himself to Florida early next year, people familiar with the plan....
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Zomato Forays Into Originals With Sanjeev Kapoor, Jordindian Duo, More Zomato has announced its foray into original content with 18 shows over the next three months starting September 16. Zomato has roped in celebrity chef Sanjeev Kapoor, comedian Sumukhi Suresh, and......
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Realme XT vs Realme 5 Pro We pit the newly launched Realme XT against the Realme 5 Pro launched last month, to highlight the biggest differences between the two phones launched....
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Volta Fails to Impress in FIFA 20 Demo but Pro Football Feels More Promising FIFA 20 demo released Tuesday on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. We review its offerings, from a peek at Volta street football to the big, new defensive changes coming to pro football....
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I’ve spent 15 years in a job that breaks my heart My workmates don’t want to know me; my boss doesn’t value me. Should I just shut up and take what I’m given?I spend every working day in a cubicle in a bland office. My job is fairly solitary. I have tried to organise events to make work more fun, to develop camaraderie with colleagues. They don’t a...
14:17, 09/13/2019

Science on safety of chlorinated chicken 'misunderstood' Government’s assurances that there are no health problems are misleading, say food policy expertsThe government has misunderstood the science on the safety of chlorinated chicken, a group of senior food policy experts has said.It has also failed to give watertight commitments that it would not be so...
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It’s possible to monetize data while respecting consumer privacy — here’s how Murky policies, tricky wordings, and sneaky assumptions about consent… these are just a few of the shifty tactics being used by companies to learn all about us. With more and more businesses realizing the lucrative power of personal data, there’s no denying that our deeply personal details are being...
14:51, 09/13/2019

MIT scientists accidentally create the blackest material ever Good news for goths -- black somehow just got even blacker. MIT engineers have cooked up a material that's 10 times blacker than anything else previously reported. Capturing more than 99.96 percent of any incoming light, the material is made of verti......
14:51, 09/13/2019

After thousands of delays at one of America's biggest airports, beleaguered travelers ask – how? San Francisco airport says it announced planned construction months ago. Delays raise questions about how airlines preparedRunway construction at one of America’s largest airports led to runaway chaos this week, with travelers stranded and flights around the country going into San Francisco delayed ...
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Vaping deaths in the US: what do you need to know? Despite six confirmed deaths connected to vaping in the US there is no consensus on risksIs it true that e-cigarettes have caused deaths in the United States?There have been six confirmed deaths connected to vaping across the US – in California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota and Oregon – as w...
14:51, 09/13/2019

How Turkish TV is taking over the world Shows such as Magnificent Century have come to rival US TV for international popularity, sweeping through the Middle East, Asia and Latin America. What explains their global success? By Fatima Bhutto‘The first agreement we should make is: don’t call them soap operas,” Dr Arzu Ozturkmen, who teaches ...
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Bad fauxmance: when celebrity couples become PR stunts From Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes to J Lo and Drake, pop is awash with accusations of fake relationships – but who’s for real?Modern Toss on PR-stunt celebrity fauxmancesFar be it for us to stand in the way of young love, but there is something about the romance between new-gen pop stars Shawn Me...
14:51, 09/13/2019

'I'll take the blow for them': the volunteers protecting Hong Kong protesters Informal group including social workers, pastors, lawyers and medics have banded together to support demonstratorsLast Saturday, as Hong Kong braced for another weekend of youth-led mass pro-democracy protests, a group of middle-aged and elderly volunteers prepared for their own rebellion. Gathered ...
14:51, 09/13/2019

US election 2020: highlights from the third Democratic presidential debate – video The candidates gathered in Houston, Texas, for the latest Democratic debate represented the top tier of the large field campaigning for the party’s 2020 nomination. But how did each of them fare during a night of policy cut and thrust, some mutual admiration and also some caustic attacks – on each o...
14:51, 09/13/2019

Eli Young Band on their journey to success and nearly 20-year career: 'We're very blessed to be where we are' What started out as a garage band while attending the University of North Texas, turned out to become an award-winning, storied career in country music for Mike Eli, James Young, Jon Jones and Chris Thompson of the Eli Young Band....
14:51, 09/13/2019

See it: Two men captured pushing dead body on shopping cart through Harlem Here’s one thing you can’t actually get at Target: a dead body rolled up inside a red carpet. Two men used a Target shopping cart to push a corpse through the streets of Harlem early Thursday, as captured in this surveillance video obtained by The Post. The footage shows the two men on e...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Man who found dead body in Harlem describes gruesome scene The man who discovered a dead body rolled in a red carpet in a trash heap in Harlem Thursday morning described the gruesome scene, which he investigated because he saw the man’s feet sticking out of the pile. Israel Savage, 36, spotted two people looking at the pile while he was walking to his...
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Jurors see gruesome photos of two men who died in East Village blast Manhattan jurors on Thursday saw the charred remains of two men who perished in the 2015 East Village gas explosion — as one victim’s devastated mother sobbed in the gallery. The bodies of Nicholas Figueroa, 23, and Moises Locon, 27, were recovered under rubble three days after the March 26 blast th...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Huawei founder offers to "sell" 5G knowledge The founder and chief executive of Huawei has offered to sell on the company's 5G technology to a Western firm.In the latest attempt to prove that his company is not engaging in covert spying or surveillance, Ren Zhengfei has said that he would be willing to pass on the knowledge - for a fee.Hu...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Google Chrome now lets you copy content on one device, and paste it on another A new feature coming to Google Chrome will allow you to copy chunks of text on one device, and paste it on another.As XDA Developers reports, the new shared clipboard is available to try now in Chrome Canary – an early release of the browser intended for developers. To give it a try, start by...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Sonos' IKEA speakers are about to get easier to control If you have one of IKEA's Sonos speakers, you'll be pleased to know that it's about to get easier to control, with the launch of a new accompanying remote that will allow you to adjust the volume and music playback of the Symfonisk lamp or bookshelf speakers. Originally spotted b...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Tokyo snow: Japan's Olympic organizers trial slush machines to beat summer heat Olympic officials used a snow machine to spray a crowd of volunteers with shaved ice and slush on Friday as they tried out ways to keep spectators cool at next year's summer games in Japan....
15:35, 09/13/2019

Rugby: Across the world cyclists begin final leg to deliver World Cup whistle After travelling almost 20,000 km (12,500 miles) across 27 countries since leaving London's Twickenham Stadium 223 days ago, intrepid cyclists Ron Rutland and James Owens have arrived in Japan and are just a week away from completing their mission....
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Rugby: Octopuses predict Japan will beat Ireland but not reach knockouts Two octopuses in Obira, on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, have predicted the hosts of the Rugby World Cup will not progress from their pool when the tournament begins later this month....
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MLB roundup: Brewers sweep Marlins, win seventh straight Ryan Braun, wearing injured teammate Christian Yelich's jersey under his own as a tribute, slugged a go-ahead, two-run homer to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-2 win over the host Miami Marlins on Thursday afternoon....
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Judge’s HR helps Yanks complete sweep of Tigers Aaron Judge hit a two-run homer, Domingo German pitched four innings of scoreless relief and the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 6-4 in the second game of a doubleheader on Thursday....
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Body wrapped in carpet found outside New York City Starbucks, police say The New York City Police Department is investigating after a man's body was found rolled up in a carpet on a Manhattan sidewalk with his feet sticking out....
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UK Brand Trolled For Selling Kurtas As "Vintage Boho Dresses" A British brand has met with unsparing criticism online for selling "vintage, boho dresses". The reason - many people couldn't help but notice that the 'dresses' look a lot like traditional Indian......
16:00, 09/13/2019

Ford recalls some Explorer SUVs after reports of hand injuries on sharp seat edges Ford Motor Co said on Friday it was recalling some 2017 Explorer SUVs after receiving reports of 31 people injuring their hands on sharp edges down the side of the front seat....
16:00, 09/13/2019

PG&E reaches $11 bln settlement relating to wildfire claims Power producer PG&E Corp said on Friday it has reached an $11 billion settlement agreement with entities representing about 85% of insurance subrogation claims relating to 2017 and 2018 wildfires....
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REFILE-UPDATE 2-WeWork curbs CEO's voting power in bid to boost IPO prospects WeWork owner The We Company said on Friday it has curbed the voting power of founder and CEO Adam Neumann, part of changes to its corporate governance aimed at reviving demand for its planned initial public offering....
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UPDATE 3-London Stock Exchange flatly rejects Hong Kong's $39 bln takeover offer The London Stock Exchange emphatically rejected the Hong Kong bourse's $39 billion takeover offer on Friday, opting to stick with its planned purchase of data and analytics group Refinitiv....
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Hibino beats top-seeded Hsieh at Japan Women's Open Nao Hibino advanced to the semifinals of the Japan Women's Open by beating top-seeded Hsieh Su-wei 6-4, 6-3        ...
16:00, 09/13/2019

Can this bull market keep plowing through? The trade war is far from over. Many multinational companies are expected to report weak third quarter earnings. And President Trump continues to feud with the Federal Reserve about interest rates....
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Just Starting Out? Here's Money Advice From the Pros The Wall Street Journal asked five executives what their top financial tips are for young people starting out in their careers. Here’s what they said...
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Nightmare creature had egg-shaped eyes, Swiss Army knife head and a butt shield A spiky, armor-plated "walking tank" with bulging eyes, a shield on its butt and a head like a Swiss army knife scuttled along the seafloor more than 500 million years ago, snapping up prey with a deadly pair of mouth pincers called chelicerae....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Agreement on Robert Mugabe’s Burial Site Calms a Political Spat in Zimbabwe The family of the former strongman, who led his country for over three decades, sought a private ceremony. But the government wanted a public affair....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Boris Johnson Drags the Queen Into the Brexit Quagmire By having the crown suspend Parliament on a potentially misleading justification, the British prime minister threatened long-settled relations with the monarchy....
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Extinction Rebellion plan London "shutdown" from Oct. 7 Climate change activists Extinction Rebellion said on Friday the group would hold demonstrations in London from Oct. 7, with the aim of shutting down major roads near Britain's parliament in Westminster....
16:00, 09/13/2019

Two-thirds of top US execs say Trump will be reelected in 2020, business survey reveals More than two-thirds of chief financial officers at big U.S. corporations think Donald Trump will be reelected President of the United States in 2020. One reason: A similar percentage of CFOs do not think the country will fall into a recession....
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Gucci goes carbon neutral in attempt to tackle climate crisis The planet has gone too far, says CEO Marco Bizzarri, as he outlines greener strategyAs the fashion industry continues to address its role in the climate crisis, Italy’s most valuable luxury brand has said it has become an entirely carbon neutral company.Gucci outlined its strategy on Thursday, whic...
16:34, 09/13/2019

City Council’s effort to ban menthol cigarette sales gains support Menthol-flavored cigarette sales in Big Apple could soon be going up in smoke. A Bronx councilman who sponsored legislation to ban the sale of menthol- and other minty-flavored cigarettes says he’s gotten enough support from colleagues to ultimately have it become law. Only 25 of the 51 members have...
16:34, 09/13/2019

Body of Man Who Went Missing in 1997 Discovered in Pond on Google Maps The body of William Moldt, a 40-year-old Florida man who was reported missing in November of 1997, has been found. And it’s all thanks to Google Maps, strangely enough.Read more......
17:01, 09/13/2019

Seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson favours NASCAR stay beyond 2020 Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson says he is "favouring more years" in the series if he is "forced to make a decision" by Hendrick Motorsports...
17:01, 09/13/2019

Coma to act as Alonso's Dakar Rally co-driver at Toyota in 2020 Dakar Rally icon Marc Coma will serve as Fernando Alonso's co-driver at Toyota Gazoo Racing when the two-time Formula 1 champion takes on the legendary event...
17:01, 09/13/2019

Japanese media call for resolution to Japan, Korea dispute Opinion is growing in Japan that disputes between Tokyo and Seoul need to be settled, citing South Korean boycotts of Japanese goods and a significant decline in Korean tourism to Japan....
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At least 10 held for flying drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow A number of environmental activists were arrested in London Friday for trying to fly drones in restricted airspace at Heathrow Airport -- a protest authorities called a serious safety risk, punishable by life in prison....
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Tropical storm warning issued in Bahamas as potential storm develops Forecasters on Thursday continued to keep a close eye on Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine, a cluster of showers and thunderstorms slowly organizing over the Bahamas....
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European Central Bank cuts deposit rate The European Central Bank announced Thursday it will cut its deposit rate and make new monthly bond purchases in the billions among other steps to help boost the Eurozone economy....
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The Londoner: Momentum turns on its own chief In today's dairy: Momentum turns on its own chief | Rusbridger fury as Banana splits | McEwan unleashes Cockroach on the Brexit fray | Palmerston takes a holiday...
17:34, 09/13/2019

John Bercow: People can't ignore the rules then complain if the referee treads on them EXCLUSIVE: In his first interview since his decision to stand down, Speaker John Bercow tells Joe Murphy and Ayesha Hazarika why he loves the Commons and is unmoved by threats to block him from the Lords...
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Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police....
17:34, 09/13/2019

China adds US agricultural products to tariff exemptions ahead of trade talks China plans to exclude American farm goods including soybeans from tariffs, the latest move to ease trade tensions before the two countries restart trade talks next month....
17:34, 09/13/2019

Attacks on central bankers are 'extremely unjust,' former ECB chief says Former European Central Bank (ECB) chief Jean-Claude Trichet condemned attacks on central banks after current President Mario Draghi faced a backlash over the major stimulus package announced Thursday....
17:34, 09/13/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam markets post mild gains, U.S. Fed meet in focus Latin American markets edged up on Friday as easing Sino-U.S. trade tensions continued to help risk appetite, although gains were capped by investors scaling back expectations of aggressive easing by the U.S. Federal Reserve. Conciliatory trade measures between Washington and Beijing had set up...
17:34, 09/13/2019

HKEX to continue to engage with LSE shareholders after rebuff Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd said it will continue to engage with the shareholders of London Stock Exchange Group after the London bourse emphatically rejected its $39 billion takeover offer on Friday....
17:34, 09/13/2019

Adam Sandler’s sweetness makes The Wedding Singer a rom-com worth growing old with Robbie Hart (Adam Sandler) and Julia Sullivan (Drew Barrymore) make each other laugh. That’s a surprisingly rare occurrence in romantic comedies, where the jokes are usually reserved for the audience’s benefit. And it’s not just Barrymore’s guileless cater waiter laughing at the madcap antics of San...
17:35, 09/13/2019

Bobsleigh- Humphries sues Bobsleigh Canada, wants to compete for U.S.- report Double Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for the United States and has filed a lawsuit against Bobsleigh Canada to obtain her release, according to a CBC report https://www.cbc.ca/sports/kaillie-humphries-bobsleigh-canada-harassment-1.5281722 on Friday....
17:35, 09/13/2019

Study finds the universe might be 2 billion years younger New calculations suggest the universe could be a couple billion years younger than scientists now estimate -- and even younger than suggested by two other calculations published this year that trimmed hundreds of millions of years from the age of the cosmos....
18:00, 09/13/2019

Singer Eddie Money dies at 70, AP says. He was behind ‘Take Me Home Tonight’ and ‘Two Tickets to Paradise.’ The onetime police officer trainee sang his way to pop rock stardom in the late 1970s, then became a self-deprecating staple of MTV while battling drug and alcohol abuse. This is a developing story. It will be updated....
18:01, 09/13/2019

Joe Biden Appears to Be the Last Person to Realize That Joe Biden Will Never Be President Between two and four times a week, I come home from whatever it is I was doing before, I change into gym-appropriate clothes, I stuff a four-year-old Gap Kids baby bag repurposed as a gym bag with a pair of Kyrie 5s, a knee brace, extra socks, and a T-shirt, and I make the drive to one of the places...
18:51, 09/13/2019

Trump Solves the Mystery Behind His Peculiar Orange Hue: 'The Light's No Good. I Always Look Orange' For years, we’ve struggled to comprehend the science behind Donald Trump’s bizarre orange hue; how his epidermis acts as camouflage inside of a bag of Flaming Hot Cheetos or how he’s often mistaken for half-eaten candy corn in the fall. Is his tangerine tone a result of a poor diet or is his body pr...
18:51, 09/13/2019

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change, took her mission to President Donald Trump’s doorstep on Friday with a protest outside the White House....
18:51, 09/13/2019

UK PM Johnson says 'rough shape' exists for Brexit deal British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday there was "the rough shape of a deal to be done" over Brexit, as he prepared to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in a renewed push to reach an agreement....
18:51, 09/13/2019

Gibraltar boosts port preparations in case of no deal Brexit Gibraltar has extended port facilities to be able to handle more ships carrying goods as part of contingency plans if Britain leaves the European Union without an agreement, the British territory's maritime minister said on Friday....
18:51, 09/13/2019

Thousands march in Algeria, say no election before elite quits Tens of thousands of Algerians marched in the capital on Friday to demand that the rest of the ruling elite follow former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika in quitting power before any new election....
18:51, 09/13/2019

Andrew McCabe Asks Justice Dept. Whether Grand Jury Rejected Charges The request was the latest development in the saga of Mr. McCabe, the former deputy F.B.I. director and a frequent target of President Trump who is now under criminal investigation....
18:51, 09/13/2019

Police resume search for missing mom Jennifer Dulos Connecticut police resumed their search for missing mom Jennifer Dulos, scouring a reservoir hours after her estranged husband pleaded not guilty to new charges in the case. On Thursday, cops used cadaver dogs to search the area around the reservoirs in West Hartford, near the Farmington mansion whe...
18:51, 09/13/2019

Luc Longley Mad That Spain Keeps Getting "Kissed On The Dick By The Basketball Gods" Australia just lost a tough game to Spain in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup. The Boomers led most of the way, but lost their lead at the end of regulation, thanks in part to a few dodgy calls that went against them. They eventually lost in double-overtime, 95-88....
18:51, 09/13/2019

Minkah Fitzpatrick Wants Out Of Miami It took only one game for the depth and breadth of Miami’s “tank for Tua” campaign to become apparent, and it was being widely reported even before all the players had finished driving home from the stadium that they were frantically ringing their agents, begging for deliverance from whatever this a...
18:51, 09/13/2019

Washington's Running Back Conflict Resolves Itself In Characteristically Grim, Destructive Fashion Washington running back Derrius Guice missed his entire rookie season after suffering a knee injury during his first career preseason game. This year, Guice injured his other knee in his first career regular season game, and is expected to miss only half the year. If he keeps this pattern up, the th...
18:51, 09/13/2019

TPG put key investor 'over a barrel' The ACCC continues to paint the picture that TPG's network rollout plans were ad hoc management decisions conjured from the mind of its reclusive CEO David Teoh....
18:51, 09/13/2019

Brad Pitt gives one of his best performances as a lonely, James Bond-like astronaut in 'Ad Astra' Warning: There are minor spoilers ahead for "Ad Astra." Brad Pitt stars as a lonely astronaut in the space film where he sets off on a mission to find his long lost father (Tommy Lee Jones) who was previously believed to be dead. Pitt's performance is one fans will be talking about along with the ci...
19:17, 09/13/2019

The iPhone 11 is here — here's how to pre-order it Apple After a year of rumors, renders, and speculation, Apple has finally announced its new lineup of iPhones: the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max. The base iPhone 11 price is $699, the base iPhone 11 Pro price is $999, and the base iPhone 11 Pro Max is $1,099. If you've been itchin...
19:17, 09/13/2019

16 times kids broke world records YouTube/Guinness World Records Breaking records isn't just for adults, or animals. There are plenty of kids out there who have broken world records over the years. Eight-year-old Roxanne Downs is the youngest person to become editor of a magazine. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Have yo...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Macy's VIP sale has top kitchen appliances, clothes for the whole family, and beauty products for up to 50% off — here are the best deals Macy's Macy's is holding its largest non-holiday sale of the year from Friday, September 13 through Sunday, September 22. During the VIP Sale, you can save up of 50% on men's, women's, and kids' clothes; home goods and kitchen appliances; and beauty and skin-care products. Some Macy's sale items qu...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Cloudflare surges in trading debut after raising $525 million in IPO (NET) Anthony Harvey/Getty Images Cloudflare, a web security and content delivery company, raised $525 million on Thursday after pricing its shares higher than expected. The company sold 35 million shares for $15 apiece, after raising its target price range on Wednesday to between $12 and $14, up from $...
19:17, 09/13/2019

The most ridiculous law in every state Darren McCollester/Getty There are plenty of urban legends and fake state laws circulating around the internet. However, these weird or outlandish laws are actually on the books, whether they're enforced or not. Here are the most ridiculous laws from all 50 states — you may be breaking quite ...
19:17, 09/13/2019

People are losing it over a hot dog couch and hamburger chair selling for more than $12,000 combined Bergdorf Goodman Luxury department store Bergdorf Goodman is selling a hot dog couch and a hamburger chair. But these fast food furniture pieces don't come cheap. The couch costs $7,100, while the hamburger chair retails for $4,950. Art and design company Seletti first sold the novelty furniture, w...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple asked to turn over internal documents House judiciary committee wants records in antitrust inquiryMark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos and Tim Cook names in requestsThe US government’s investigations into big tech widened on Friday as lawmakers announced they were seeking internal documents from Google, Facebook, Amazon and Apple. Related: YouTu...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Trump explains his distinctive orange hue: it's the lightbulbs President says energy-efficient bulbs do him no favours‘The light’s no good. I always look orange. And so do you!’It’s been the subject of intense debate among late-night comedians and Donald Trump’s many online critics: why, in certain circumstances, does the president of the United States sometime...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Never mind ‘tax raids’, Labour – just abolish private education | Owen Jones As drivers of inequality, private schools are at the heart of Britain’s problems. Labour must be bold and radical on thisThe British class system is an organised racket. It concentrates wealth and power in the hands of the few, while 14 million Britons languish in poverty.If you are dim but have ric...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Coppola takes revenge for Boris Johnson’s Godfather tribute Director of PM’s favourite film scene denounces ‘foolish’ rush towards no-deal BrexitWestminster trembled in July when Boris Johnson told the Daily Mail his favourite movie scene was “the multiple retribution killings at the end of The Godfather”. But now the film’s director, Francis Ford Coppola, h...
19:17, 09/13/2019

Unbelievable review – grimly credible story of trauma, power and injustice Netflix’s drama about a retracted rape allegation is a fiercely feminist look at the nature of truth and whose stories get heardAccording to the latest figures, convictions for rapes and sexual assaults are at their lowest in the UK for more than a decade. There are just 919 convictions for the 60,...
19:17, 09/13/2019

'Why aren't you in parliament?' Boris Johnson heckled in Rotherham – video A protester was ejected as the prime minister made a speech in Rotherham on Friday. The man said: ‘Why are you not … in parliament sorting out the mess that you have created?’ Johnson replied: ‘I’m very happy to get back to parliament very soon’ Continue reading......
19:17, 09/13/2019

Oil's Weekly Drop Highlights Lingering Oversupply Fears Oil prices were on track for a roughly 2% weekly drop Friday, illustrating how fears of excess supply continue to keep crude prices down even as hopes for coming trade talks boost the outlook for the global economy....
19:17, 09/13/2019

As Bahamians search for missing and try to rebuild, a potential tropical storm approaches The Bahamas, still digging out from the ravages of Hurricane Dorian, could be hit by a tropical storm that could bring damaging winds and heavy rain.        ...
19:51, 09/13/2019

Robert Frank’s Legacy: Nine Photographers Reflect We asked photographers to submit an example of their work that bears the imprint of Mr. Frank, who died on Monday, and discuss his influence on them....
19:51, 09/13/2019

‘Hustlers’: The Story Behind the Headlines In 2014, members of a criminal ring drugged men, brought them to strip clubs and stole their money. The scandal, chronicled in the tabloids, is now a movie starring Jennifer Lopez and Cardi B....
19:51, 09/13/2019

Israel's Netanyahu Faces Tight Re-Election Race Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is locked in a close election contest with his main rival, former Gen. Benny Gantz, with final polls ahead of Tuesday’s vote suggesting that neither has a clear path to governing....
19:51, 09/13/2019

Scientists, students, activists plan global strike ahead of UN climate summit On Sept. 20, millions of people are planning to walk out of their homes, workplaces and classrooms and take to the streets to demand action of climate change, three days before the UN holds an emergency climate summit....
19:51, 09/13/2019

Apple details Overton AI development tool, whose models have processed ‘billions’ of queries In a newly published paper, Apple researchers describe a system -- Overton -- that automates AI and machine learning model creation and deployment.Read More...
19:51, 09/13/2019

AI Weekly: Hurray for boring AI I keep having the same conversation with companies that want to brief me about their latest AI-related news: It's not exciting, but it's smart.Read More...
19:51, 09/13/2019

Ai Weiwei: I'm looking forward to arguing with Brits about Brexit The Chinese dissident artist on his UK move and why no one wants to get on the wrong side of ChinaAi Weiwei has described his recent move to the UK as a step into the unknown and said he was looking forward to getting involved in arguments about Brexit.In an exclusive interview with the Guardian, sp...
19:51, 09/13/2019

Senior Canadian police intelligence officer arrested on suspicion of espionage A senior official of a Royal Canadian Mounted Police intelligence unit has been arrested and charged with multiple charges, including espionage with foreign powers....
20:34, 09/13/2019

Felicity Huffman's sentencing date has arrived in historic college admissions scandal Felicity Huffman will become the first parent sentenced in the nation's college admissions scandal in what could be a precedent-setting decision.        ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello confirm romance, silence haters with bizarre make out After months of playing coy, Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello confirmed their romance with a sloppy make-out session that poked fun of their haters.        ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

IMF has a decision to make in Argentina: rock or hard place? The International Monetary Fund has a tough choice to make in Argentina: Unlock over $5 billion in funds under the country's loan deal as the government strains to stave off default, or hold the money back and risk sparking more market panic....
21:00, 09/13/2019

VW CEO shifts strategy from empire building to efficiency Volkswagen has abandoned its decades-old obsession with empire building and no-expense-spared engineering to free up resources for the development and mass production of electric cars, its CEO Herbert Diess told Reuters....
21:00, 09/13/2019

Check the scope: Pen-testers nabbed, jailed in Iowa courthouse break-in attempt Enlarge / The Dallas County, Iowa courthouse, the site of a penetration test gone spectacularly wrong. (credit: By Iowahwyman - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0) Two security contractors were arrested in Adel, Iowa on September 11 as they attempted to gain access to the Dallas County Courthouse. The two are...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Hackers are exploiting a platform-agnostic flaw to track mobile phone locations Enlarge / Simjacker attack flow. (credit: AdaptiveMobile Security) Hackers are actively exploiting a critical weakness found in most mobile phones to surreptitiously track the location of users and possibly carry out other nefarious actions, researchers warned on Thursday. The so-called Simjacker ...
21:00, 09/13/2019

Lacazette out till October with ankle injury "Arsenal will miss Alexandre Lacazette for a handful of games. The Frenchman - who has two Premier League goals to his name this season - has been suffering with an ankle problem."...
21:34, 09/13/2019

Brailsford recovering from cancer surgery "Sir Dave Brailsford has revealed he underwent surgery for prostate cancer after being diagnosed with the illness just before this year’s Tour de France."...
21:34, 09/13/2019

EU considers energy taxes to counter climate change The European Union is considering new energy taxes, including on the aviation sector, to meet its climate targets, top officials said on Friday, with Germany calling for "drastic steps" to reduce carbon emissions....
21:34, 09/13/2019

Fact check: Singh, Scheer and May slam an absent Trudeau with half-truths at debate Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau skipped the Maclean's/Citytv debate Thursday night, the first of the federal election campaign, but his three main rivals took swings at his record and each other....
21:34, 09/13/2019

What it will take to dominate Ontario during the federal election In 2015, the Liberals captured the majority of the ridings in the diverse battleground region of the Greater Toronto Area. Now, they are fighting to keep them....
21:34, 09/13/2019

Aston Martin Announces Vantage Cup One-Make Championship For 2020 Expanding its international motorsport program, Aston Martin has created a new one-make series championship called the Aston Martin Vantage Cup. The series is set to make its debut in Europe first......
21:34, 09/13/2019

Activist fights for women to be able to enter soccer stadiums Iranian football activist Maryam Shojaei urges FIFA to end the ban on female football fans being allowed to watch games in Iran, following the death of Sahar Khodayari....
22:00, 09/13/2019

The 10 best home and cooking sales you can get this weekend Give your home the refresh it deserves thanks to these great sales happening at Houzz, Anthropologie, Sears, and more.       ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

Biden, fellow Democrats back on campaign trail after third presidential debate Former Vice President Joe Biden returned to the campaign trail on Friday after a Democratic debate that largely reinforced his front-runner status for the party's presidential nomination, leaving his rivals searching for how to wrest away the top spot....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News-U.S. court A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network over its reporting on Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee employee whose unsolved murder sparked uncorroborated right-wing conspiracy theories....
22:01, 09/13/2019

Houston climate protesters charged with violating 'infrastructure law': sheriff Climate protesters, who dangled beneath a bridge on Thursday shutting the channel to the nation's busiest petrochemical port at Houston, were charged on Friday with violating a new Texas law that protects 'critical infrastructure', the Harris County Sheriff's Office said....
22:01, 09/13/2019

UAW and Ford, FCA agree to temporary labor contract extensions The United Auto Workers (UAW) union has agreed to temporary extensions of its collective bargaining agreements with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV to allow more time for talks on new four-year contracts, a union spokesman said....
22:01, 09/13/2019

U.S. hits North Korea, Uganda in new rounds of sanctions The Trump administration set out two new rounds of sanctions Friday -- one against North Korean hackers for targeting money, infrastructure and global businesses, and one against the government in Uganda....
22:02, 09/13/2019

U.S. aquariums try to save Florida corals as disease spreads Aquariums around the United States are helping to preserve coral species from the Florida Reef, saving them from a deadly disease that is killing major portions of the undersea ecosystem....
22:02, 09/13/2019

Reality comes Undone in exquisite new series from BoJack Horseman team It’s no mean feat to craft a show compelling enough to be consumed in one sitting, let alone one that practically demands you do it all over again immediately after finishing it, despite the fact that six other shows have probably premiered in the time it took you complete the first binge watch. But...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Creative Michigan high school kids cosplay like pros for their ID photos Michigan’s North Farmington High School has little competition when it comes to taking ID photos. As part of an annual tradition, its seniors are encouraged to dress non-traditionally for their IDs as their favorite meme, film, TV character, or any other pop culture icon....
22:02, 09/13/2019

Read this: An ode to Tuca & Bertie’s Speckle is a reminder of why it should’ve been renewed We still haven’t forgiven Netflix for canceling Tuca & Bertie, one of its best new shows of the year. Created by Lisa Hanawalt, this unconventional animated comedy set in a world where anthropomorphic birds exist became a witty and surprisingly emotional outlet that tackled female friendships, m...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Air Force deal to refuel near Trump’s Scottish resort reportedly signed under Obama The controversial arrangement by the U.S. Air Force to refuel at a Scottish airport near President Trump’s Turnberry golf resort apparently was signed under the Obama administration, according to multiple reports. ...
22:02, 09/13/2019

Patriots' Antonio Brown trains at TB12 gym, asks for love in 'time of crisis' New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown got in a workout with Tom Brady's personal trainer at the TB12 Sports Therapy Center ahead of his first game with his new team....
22:34, 09/13/2019

High school sports on the decline (NBC News) Every afternoon Maleik Faust is on the field, practicing plays at Harding University High in Charlotte, North Carolina. “It’s fun,” Faust says. Still, like many high schools across the country his team is shrinking. “When I started 30 years ago, the participation, ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Friday Football Fever has big matchups & regional rivalries TUCSON – Get ready for some big matchups in high school football tonight.  The 4th Edition of the 2019 Friday Football Fever kicks off around 10:18 p.m. tonight on News 4 Tucson. The Marana Pumpkin Patch and Farm Festival Game of the Week is a battle for Oro Valley bragging rights: Canyon Del ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Family says Eddie Money, ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ singer, dies at 70 FILE – In this Aug. 6, 2004 file photo, Eddie Money performs during Grandstand Under the Stars at the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque, Iowa. Eddie Money says he has stage 4 esophageal cancer. The singer known for such hits as “Two Tickets to Paradise” and “Take Me Home Tonight” says his fate is i...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Tucson man presumed dead remembered by family TUCSON – A massive manhunt is over. Blane and Susan Barksdale are now back in custody. The Barksdales are being charged with the murder of 72-year-old Frank Bligh who went missing back in April. His body still has not been found. Bligh is being remembered as a loving brother, a good neighbor, ...
22:34, 09/13/2019

N4T Investigators: 911, Please Hold – Update TUCSON – People who call 911 frequently wait several minutes for police to answer the phone, but hold times have drastically fallen since the creation of the Public Safety Communications Department. The city merged police and fire 911 employees into one department at the end of 2017. In April of 201...
22:34, 09/13/2019

E-scooters can now be found around Tucson TUCSON – Razor and Bird electronic scooters were introduced to the downtown Tucson and Fourth Avenue area Thursday. As part of a 6-month pilot program, 1,500 e-scooters will be deployed around the city to see if they are a right fit for Tucson. Razor and Bird are both permitted to have 750 sco...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Giggles and 'joy jumps': rats love games of hide and squeak, scientists find Rodents enjoyed being found by humans and would hide again to keep the game goingThe next time you see a rat darting for cover, consider this: it might just want to have a playful game of hide-and-seek.A group of neuroscientists in Germany spent several weeks hanging out with rodents in a small room...
22:34, 09/13/2019

Majority of Americans trust police to use facial recognition responsibly A majority of Americans trust law enforcement agencies to use facial recognition technology responsibly and say it's okay to use the controversial tool to keep public spaces securel, according to a new survey....
23:00, 09/13/2019

The Hardest Working Woman in Hair: The Glow Up Joins Celebrity Stylist Ursula Stephen on Her NYFW Grind If you think about some of the most innovative, gorgeous hair looks of your favorite celebrities, there’s a solid chance Ursula Stephen’s hands were involved. The star stylist is the talent behind any number of Rihanna’s most iconic and shape-shifting looks, and, in recent years, has helped create t...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Police escort son of fallen officer on first day of school These police officers wanted make sure their fallen brother's little boy had the best first day of school ever.        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

NJ mayor says he was asked whether he met with terrorists upon return from Turkey Mohamed Khairullah, the longtime mayor of Prospect Park, New Jersey, was questioned at JFK Airport, and his phone was seized and held for 12 days.        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Mother accused of killing newborn sentenced to time served, gets to go home Brooke Skylar Richardson was sentenced to seven days after being convicted of gross abuse of a corpse. She had already served seven days in jail.        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Taco Bell tosses out woman buying food for homeless A Taco Bell is under fire for allegedly kicking out a woman who wanted to buy food for a group of homeless people.        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Veteran dies covered in ant bites in a VA nursing home Sen. Johnny Isakson said he was "horrified" after Joel Marrable, a Vietnam War veteran, was covered in ant bites and died days later.        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Paris hit with massive public transport strike The biggest strike to hit Paris public transport in more than a decade disrupted tourists' plans Friday and forced commuters to work from home or find alternative ways to reach the office. (Sept. 13)        ...
23:00, 09/13/2019

Rallying: Lappi leads Ogier in Citroen one-two in Turkey Finland's Esapekka Lappi led world champion team mate Sebastien Ogier by 17.7 seconds in a Citroen one-two after a rocky first full day at Rally Turkey on Friday....
23:34, 09/13/2019

Mugabe to get hero's burial as family settle row over his final resting place Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe will be buried in the country's National Heroes Acre monument as a row over his final resting place is settled....
23:34, 09/13/2019

White House to roll out tax cut plan mid-2020: Kudlow The Trump administration plans to unveil a tax cut plan in mid-2020, a top White House adviser said on Friday, saying it would be targeted to giving significant relief to the middle class....
23:34, 09/13/2019

Liz Cheney throws lighter fluid on feud with Rand Paul BALTIMORE — Republican Rep. Liz Cheney is not backing down from her Twitter feud with fellow Republican Rand Paul.Cheney, the third-ranking House Republican and head of the party’s messaging efforts, told reporters on Friday that she “enjoyed” duking it out with Paul over foreign policy and arguing ...
23:34, 09/13/2019

House lawmakers hit tech giants with wave of document requests House Judiciary lawmakers today unleashed a torrent of document requests on Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google parent company Alphabet aimed at uncovering whether the tech companies have unfairly stifled competitors.In a series of letters to the companies’ CEOs, Judiciary leaders demanded that the f...
23:34, 09/13/2019

'Friends' star Lisa Kudrow reveals how Matt LeBlanc saved her role as Phoebe “Friends” alum Lisa Kudrow credits her former co-star Matt LeBlanc for helping her to connect with her lovable and occasionally ditsy character Phoebe Buffay. ...
00:00, 09/14/2019

Europe holds the lead, US has the momentum in Solheim Cup The United States limited the damage on the opening day of the Solheim Cup by making 18th-hole birdies in the final two matches of the afternoon fourballs to secure half-points and trail Europe 4 1/2-3 1/2.        ...
00:00, 09/14/2019

Reality check: Scheer’s claim about refugees ‘jumping the queue’ is false Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer says asylum seekers who make claims at the border are "jumping the queue." This is false, and experts say there is no queue....
00:34, 09/14/2019

"Careless" Nick Cannon Says He Wanted Christina Milian to Catch Him Cheating Nick Cannon is responding to ex Christina Milian's recent relationship confession. Earlier this week, the Falling Inn Love actress sat down for a candid chat with Justin Sylvester for......
00:34, 09/14/2019

Another Game of Thrones Prequel Could Give Us the Targaryen Glory Days Another Game of Thrones prequel could be on the way. The pilot for the first one, starring Naomi Watts, has already been filmed, and Deadline reports that HBO is about to order another......
00:34, 09/14/2019

Mercedes first to win back-to-back Grand Turismo World Tour finals Mercedes was victorious in the fourth 2019 Gran Turismo World Tour event at Red Bull's Hangar-7 in Austria, becoming the first-ever manufacturer to win back-to-back finals...
00:34, 09/14/2019

"Absolutely nowhere" Crutchlow facing MotoGP qualifying woe at Misano Cal Crutchlow says he doesn't "have the speed to be worrying about" whether he is in Q1 or Q2, after ending MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix practice "absolutely nowhere"...
00:34, 09/14/2019

|IndiawilldoitsownchecksontheBoeing737Max-evenifit'sclearedintheUS India, one of the biggest buyers of the plane, plans to conduct its own checks and demand simulator training for all pilots before Boeing's 737 Max jets can fly in the country again, even if the US Federal Aviation Administration clears the grounded jets, an insider has said....
00:34, 09/14/2019

Cardiologist victim behind Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Hustlers’ breaks silence The bachelor cardiologist who’s the real-life victim behind the new Jennifer Lopez movie “Hustlers” is telling his story for the first time — about being repeatedly drugged and swindled by a greedy pack of strippers. “I was naive and foolish,” Dr. Zyad Kivarkis Yo...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Wife of Peru’s ex-president dragged from court after judge denies his bail SAN FRANCISCO – A former Peruvian first lady was dragged out of a courtroom in San Francisco on Thursday as she cursed a judge’s decision to keep her husband, ex-president Alejandro Toledo, in jail pending extradition proceedings. Toledo, 73, is wanted in Peru to stand trial over accusations t...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Julian Castro under fire for questioning Joe Biden’s memory Julián Castro went too far with his crack about 76-year-old Joe Biden’s memory during Thursday’s debate, several of his fellow 2020 Democratic contenders said, with one calling it “not cool,” and “so personal and so unnecessary.” The former Housing and Urban Development secretary, 44, accused the fo...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Man becomes first to lose guns under New York’s ‘red flag’ law An upstate man busted last week for shooting a car and then threatening to harm himself is the first person to have his guns confiscated under New York’s new “red flag” law. Robert King, 51, was accused of illegally possessing and firing a pistol in Columbia County that struck a parked car in New Le...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Yogi Adityanath Gives Land Documents To Tribals Weeks After UP Massacre Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday handed over land documents to 281 residents of Sonebhadra, where 11 tribals had been killed in a land dispute on July 17....
00:34, 09/14/2019

190 Countries Adopt Delhi Declaration On Climate Change At UN Meet The world needs to consider land-based solutions for climate action and biodiversity to achieve the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement, said the Delhi Declaration adopted by over 190 countries on......
00:34, 09/14/2019

UP Ministers To Start Paying Tax, Four-Decade-Old Practice Ends The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday decided that ministers will start paying their own income tax, ending a four-decade-old practice of the state exchequer shelling out the amount annually for......
00:34, 09/14/2019

Ex-Kolkata Top Cop To Appear Before CBI Tomorrow In Saradha Scam The CBI has summoned former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar to appear for questioning on Saturday in connection with its probe into the Saradha scam, officials said....
00:34, 09/14/2019

Rs 230 Crore Show Cause Notice Slapped Against Accounting Firm PwC The ED has slapped an over Rs 230-crore FEMA violation show cause penalty notice against multi-national accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and others, officials said on Friday....
00:34, 09/14/2019

Tyrone Mings: ‘My best development came from enjoying my football’ The Aston Villa defender believes intensity can destroy the pleasure and has set up two academies based on this principleIt is just before 6.30pm on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after England defeated Kosovo in an eight-goal thriller, and Harry Kane is refusing to give Tyrone Mings a moment’s peace...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Pochettino tells Tottenham players who sought exit to refocus or be dropped • Eriksen, Rose and Aurier among those who tried to move• ’Tottenham have more rumours than other clubs’Mauricio Pochettino has called upon the clutch of Tottenham players who wanted to leave over the summer to refocus or prepare to spend time on the sidelines.Christian Eriksen, Danny Rose, Serge Au...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Jürgen Klopp rues Alisson’s absence and Bobby Duncan’s impatience • First-choice Liverpool goalkeeper out until mid-October• Klopp says Duncan had ‘different idea’ of when he should playLiverpool will be without Alisson for at least another month, as their first-choice goalkeeper works to ensure there is no recurrence of his calf injury later in the season.Alisson...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Rashford and Martial told by Solskjær to raise Manchester United goal rate • Manager lays on the line his standards for forwards• Forty goals between them would still not be ‘top, top-class’Ole Gunnar Solskjær has said that even if Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial were to improve their Premier League goal return to one every two games for Manchester United this would st...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day two – as it happened The majestic Jofra Archer took six wickets and Steve Smith made his lowest score of the series, a mere 80, as England took control of the final Test 9.39pm BST Related: Jofra Archer says flu-ridden Steve Smith ‘didn’t look as nailed on as usual’ And Geoff Lemon on Smith’s neverending run of scores ...
00:34, 09/14/2019

Cloudflare Jumps 20% in Market Debut Shares of Cloudflare surged 20% in its first day of trading, following a streak of technology upstarts’ IPOs to meet investors’ growing appetite for enterprise information-technology companies....
00:34, 09/14/2019

JioFiber Plans Priced At Rs 699-8,499/Month. Compare Features, Speed Here JioFiber plan price, internet speed and other features: In six JioFiber plans priced from Rs 699 to Rs 8,499, Reliance Jio Infocomm offers internet speeds to the tune of 100 Mbps-1 Gbps. The monthly......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Sam Smith wants to be called 'they' instead of 'he' Singer Sam Smith has announced he wants to be referred to as "they" rather than "he", six months after revealing he doesn't identify as male or female....
01:00, 09/14/2019

Amazon-owned Whole Foods cuts medical benefits for part-time workers Not all is well with Whole Foods in the Amazon era. The grocery chain has confirmed to Business Insider that it's cutting medical benefits for part-time staff who work a minimum of 20 hours per week. A spokesperson said Whole Foods was dropping the......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Toyota makes CarPlay and Alexa standard in the 2020 Prius Toyota has revealed Apple CarPlay will come as standard in all of its 2020 Prius models, along with Alexa and its Safety Connect system. Back in May, Toyota said the plug-in Prius Prime would include CarPlay and Alexa in the 2020 model, but it's expa......
01:00, 09/14/2019

Gregg Williams Gradually Turns Into Giant Pile Of Salt When Asked About Odell Beckham Jr. Former bounty program architect and general sourpuss Gregg Williams was asked Friday about recent comments from Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr., accusing Williams of instructing his players to hurt Beckham during a game in 2017, when Beckham was with the Giants and Williams was with the Browns. Wi...
01:34, 09/14/2019

Berman, T.J. back for NFL PrimeTime on ESPN+ From 1987 to 2005, Chris Berman and Tom Jackson helped redefine NFL highlights with their back-and-forth banter on ESPN's NFL PrimeTime. They're back as hosts of the show, beginning Sunday on ESPN+....
02:00, 09/14/2019

Ford Models chairman accused of plunging company into debt with ‘reckless’ spending Josee Neron, a former VP of Operations, says Chairman Gerald Banks spent money in a "frivolous and reckless manner for years" — using company funds to pay for exorbitant executive salaries, redecorate the office with expensive furniture and attend a client's European wedding, according to the a...
02:01, 09/14/2019

Jarvis Landry: Gregg Williams is playing mind games with Browns, Odell BEREA, Ohio — As a former player for Gregg Williams, Jarvis Landry knows the mind games he likes to play. So the Browns wide receiver was not about to fall into that trap himself Friday, when asked about the Jets’ defensive coordinator slighting Odell Beckham Jr. “All of these are tactics to kind of...
02:01, 09/14/2019

Zion Williamson’s power too much for golf: ‘He literally broke the club!’ Zion Williamson’s power has always been evident on the basketball court. But on the golf course the 6-foot-7, 285-pounder was a lot more force than finesse, actually snapping his club in a team outing on Friday. New Orleans had an outing for sponsors and season ticket holders, and some players predi...
02:01, 09/14/2019

Canelo Alvarez moving up two weight classes for Sergey Kovalev fight LAS VEGAS — Canelo Alvarez will move up to light heavyweight to take on Sergey Kovalev for a piece of the 175-pound title on Nov. 2 in Las Vegas. Alvarez, who currently holds titles at 160 pounds, will try to become a champion in his fourth weight class, meeting Kovalev in a scheduled 12-round fight...
02:01, 09/14/2019

Nxivm mastermind Keith Raniere won’t be sentenced this year Raniere appeared for the hearing wearing a tan jail outfit and sporting close-cropped hair and glasses and gave brief answers to a few of Garaufis’ questions....
02:02, 09/14/2019

Ex-prosecutor accused of sex assault sues city for wrongful arrest A former Brooklyn prosecutor who last year beat charges of sexually assaulting a Daily News reporter has filed a $5 million wrongful arrest suit against the city, alleging that he was fired from the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office because he was falsely charged with drunk driving following...
02:02, 09/14/2019

DiNapoli: MTA needs to better maintain, modernize subway system The MTA needs to improve service through system maintenance and modernization for long-term revenue — rather than quick-fix fare hikes and job cuts, a new budget analysis from State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli found. But the agency’s “budget reduction plan” currently takes the opposite approach in the ...
02:02, 09/14/2019

James Corden blasts Bill Maher for calling for return to 'fat-shaming' It appears there's a new late-night TV feud as "The Late Late Show" host James Corden slammed "Real Time" host Bill Maher over recent remarks cheering on "fat-shaming."...
02:02, 09/14/2019

Here’s Why New York City Is Now Trying to Repeal Its Ban on ‘Gay Conversion Therapy’ (NEW YORK) — A New York City law banning so-called gay conversion therapy would be repealed under legislation introduced Thursday over concerns that a pending federal lawsuit could lead to a decision unfavorable to the LGBTQ community if the case were to make it to the Supreme Court. Council S...
02:34, 09/14/2019

| US university head admits he approved Epstein gift The president of the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) admitted he had approved financial support from Jeffrey Epstein after the disgraced financier was convicted of child sex offenses....
02:34, 09/14/2019

| New Hong Kong anthem | Trump on Democrat hopefuls: WATCH the top world news videos for today Hong Kongers gather at mall to sing protest anthem | Trump weighs in as Democrat hopefuls prepare to debate; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
02:34, 09/14/2019

'Hugely depressed': Cameron reflects on Brexit and says second vote can't be ruled out David Cameron said a second Brexit referendum can't be ruled out "because we're stuck" - but admits some people will "never forgive him" for holding the EU vote that took place in 2016....
02:34, 09/14/2019

Virtual reality helps kids getting X-rays (Reuters Health) - A virtual reality program with cartoon characters may reduce children's fear before imaging procedures, a South Korean study suggests....
02:34, 09/14/2019

U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurity in some versions of the medicine....
02:34, 09/14/2019

More evidence links dog ownership to better heart health (Reuters Health) - No one can say if it's the walks or the unconditional love, but there's something about owning a dog that goes hand in hand with better heart health, suggests a study in eastern Europe....
02:34, 09/14/2019

Russia plans excise taxes on e-cigarettes - media Russia's healthcare ministry has drafted a bill to introduce excise taxes on electronic cigarettes, Russian news agencies reported on Friday, citing minister Veronika Skvortsova....
02:34, 09/14/2019

Miami adult-content website announces $10M bid for Miami Heat arena naming rights A Miami-based porn website announced on Thursday a $10 million bid for the naming rights to American Airlines Arena, the home of the Miami Heat NBA franchise. ...
02:34, 09/14/2019

Heathrow expansion would be disastrous for wildlife, campaigners say Noise and pollution would threaten thousands of animals in Richmond Park, group saysThe impact of thousands of newly routed flights over Richmond Park has been almost completely ignored in Heathrow airport’s environmental impact report on its plans for a third runway, campaigners have said.As the co...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Opinion: Turns out the right thing is to let Antonio Brown play … pending further review Antonio Brown will be eligible to play for the Patriots after NFL commissioner Roger Goodell did not put him on exempt list. It was the right call.       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Former Bengals DB Terrell Roberts shot, killed at grandmother's home in California Terrell Roberts, who was with the Bengals for the 2003 and 2004 seasons, was shot and killed this week at his grandmother's California home.       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

After more than 30 years without winner, what is behind Notre Dame's Heisman Trophy drought Notre Dame hasn't won the Heisman Trophy in a long time. Assessing the 30-year drought through the eyes of Paul Hornung and Tim Brown.       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Kobe Bryant not surprised by Team USA's FIBA World Cup losses Kobe Bryant said Team USA's two unexpected losses at this year's FIBA World Cup were no surprise given how the rest of the world has caught up.       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Kevin Chappell shoots 11-under 59 at The Greenbrier Kevin Chappell shot an 11-under 59 in the second round of A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier for the 11th sub-round 60 round in PGA Tour history       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Daughters dispute Pat Bowlen's trust, risking disinheritance Two daughters of late Broncos owner Pat Bowlen are challenging the trust set up to determine the next controlling owner of the team       ...
03:00, 09/14/2019

Exclusive: Turkey's Erdogan says to discuss with Trump buying U.S. Patriot missiles Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said he will discuss buying U.S. Patriot missiles with President Donald Trump this month, saying his personal bond with the U.S. leader could overcome a crisis caused by Ankara buying Russian air defense systems....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Former New Mexico priest gets 30 years for child sexual abuse A former Roman Catholic priest who fled to Morocco before he was returned to the United States and convicted of sexually abusing an altar boy in New Mexico in the 1990s was sentenced on Friday to 30 years in prison, prosecutors said....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Men Hired to Test Iowa Courthouse Security Arrested After They Did the Job Too Well Law enforcement arrested two men who broke into Iowa’s Dallas County Courthouse this week, despite their insistence that they had been hired to do so by the state court administration.Read more......
03:34, 09/14/2019

Scientists Debut Powerful Magnet for Future Particle Collider Physicists at Fermilab have produced and tested a powerful magnet of the sort that could appear in the next generation of particle colliders.Read more......
03:34, 09/14/2019

Apple, Google, Amazon, and Facebook Execs Asked to Hand Over Private Emails in House Antitrust Probe House lawmakers probing Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon for potential antitrust violations have requested the companies turn over internal records, including executives’ own communications.Read more......
03:34, 09/14/2019

All the Friday the 13th Movies, Ranked Happy Friday the 13th! The Jason Voorhees faithful may end up waiting forever for that long-promised 13th Friday the 13th movie, but the good news is that there are 12 other Fridays to watch in the meantime, or at least until the slasher-inspired next season of American Horror Story arrives next wee...
03:34, 09/14/2019

Exclusive: Shudder's Blood Machines Trailer Promises a Musical Cyberpunk Experience Remember the tunnel ride in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory? Imagine a 50-minute journey into that weird and wild beyond, except instead of a chocolate maker it’s an AI who turned herself into a giant ghost and led some hunters on a cyberpunk chase through the galaxy. Blood Machines is here, a...
03:34, 09/14/2019

Top Canadian Intelligence Officer Arrested On Charges Of Spying The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) said on Friday that they had arrested a senior intelligence officer for allegedly stealing sensitive documents....
03:34, 09/14/2019

"Rough Shape" Of A Brexit Deal To Be Done, Says Boris Johnson British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Friday there was the "rough shape" of a Brexit deal to be done and he was cautiously optimistic an agreement could be reached to smooth Britain's exit from......
03:34, 09/14/2019

EXPLAINER-One possible culprit in vaping lung illnesses: 'Dank Vapes' As U.S health officials scramble to identify the root cause of hundreds of severe lung illnesses tied to vaping, one possible culprit identified so far is a line of illicit marijuana vape products sold under the brand names "Dank Vapes" and "Chronic Carts."...
03:34, 09/14/2019

New Jersey brokerage firm to pay $13 million to settle federal allegations -U.S. CFTC A New Jersey-based brokerage will pay $13 million to settle charges that it failed to supervise employee conduct during telephone trades and made false or misleading statements to a regulator, the U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday....
03:34, 09/14/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S and European regulators reviewing safety of heartburn drugs like Zantac U.S. and European drug regulators said on Friday they are reviewing the safety of the widely taken heartburn drug ranitidine, commonly known by the brand name Zantac, after they found traces of a probable cancer-causing impurity in some versions of the medicine....
03:34, 09/14/2019

FOCUS-Citigroup stands by card strategy despite economic clouds Some Wall Street analysts have begun to question whether Citigroup Inc's big bet on credit cards will backfire if the U.S. economy enters a recession, despite the bank saying it is underwriting responsibly....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Shocking video shows mob pummel man outside Minnesota’s Target Field Shocking surveillance footage shows a senseless beatdown outside the Minnesota Twins stadium, where a group of thugs throw a man to the ground, pummel him, take off his pants and, at one point, run over him with a bicycle. The nearly two-minute clip, posted to social media Friday, starts with a man ...
04:00, 09/14/2019

Mercedes-Benz GLE 350de 4Matic 2019 review A competitive electric-only range makes this new diesel-electric plug-in hybrid SUV a smooth operator in urban areas This is the latest model to join the second-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE line-up: the GLE 350de 4Matic. It’s also the latest in what the German car maker says will be up to 20 plug-...
04:34, 09/14/2019

New Aston Martin DBX: interior shown in new spyshots Aston's first SUV is edging towards its reveal, with new ’Ring photos showing the cabin and giving a better glimpse of the exterior Aston Martin's new DBX SUV is moving closer to its reveal, with the latest batch of Nürburgring spyshots showing the interior for the first time. A spy photographer ma...
04:34, 09/14/2019

I Have Several Issues With This Year's Halloween Pokémon Toys Pikachu as Mimikyu. Charmander as Cubone. Lucario and Celebi as live-action role-players. This year’s batch of special Halloween-themed “Pumpkin Parade” plushies from The Pokémon Company are adorable at first glance. But if you look closely, the cute facade begins to crumble. Let’s start with Charma...
04:34, 09/14/2019

Sofia Vergara reminisces about the '90s in youthful throwback bikini photo Sofia Vergara is throwing it back to a sexy summertime shot. The "Modern Family" star, 47, took to Instagram to share a photo of herself in a bikini.        ...
04:34, 09/14/2019

Felicity Huffman: The actress's career in pictures Felicity Huffman is an award-winning actress, playing roles in both movies and television throughout her career. Check out the actress's career in photos.        ...
04:34, 09/14/2019

‘25 Words or Less’ host Meredith Vieira: I’m done with morning TV Former “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” host Meredith Vieira is back in the daytime arena with “25 Words or Less,” premiering Sept. 16 (2 p.m. on WNYW/Ch. 5). If the show sounds familiar, that’s because Vieira hosted a three-week “25 Words” run on nine Fox-owned stations in August 2018 with celebrity...
04:34, 09/14/2019

Zooey Deschanel Is Dating Property Brother Star Jonathan Scott New couple alert--and this one may come out of left field. One week after announcing her separation, Zooey Deschanel is moving on with Property Brothers star Jonathan Scott. She and the......
05:00, 09/14/2019

Brody Jenner and Josie Canseco Make Their Relationship Instagram Official Brody Jenner and Josie Canseco's summer of love is ending on a high note. The 22-year-old model and daughter of baseball pro José Canseco, who was first linked to The Hills: New......
05:00, 09/14/2019

Why Rihanna's Collaboration Wish List Is Full of Girl Power Rumor has it Rihanna is set to release new music in December. So what can fans expect? Well, according to reports, the project is a dancehall inspired album. But, so far, that and the......
05:00, 09/14/2019

Google will now post this list of employee 'rights' at HQ as part of legal settlement After an employee accused Google of stifling free speech, the company settled with the U.S. National Labor Relations board and will post a list of worker rights....
05:34, 09/14/2019

Everything you need to know about the UN's upcoming climate summit The UN climate action summit on 23 September will be the most important event since the Paris climate deal, but a lack of ambition could hold efforts back...
05:34, 09/14/2019

The Creators of Bojack Horseman on Pushing the Limits of Adult Animation Even Further With Undone Over its five seasons, Netflix’s Bojack Horseman has become one of the darkest and saddest shows on television. There are divorces, betrayals, heavy bouts of depression, drug overdoses and dementia; one Emmy-nominated episode features the main character eulogizing his mother for 25 straight ex...
05:34, 09/14/2019

Millie Bobby Brown Explains Why She Appeared Not to Use the Products for in a Skincare Routine Video Millie Bobby Brown has responded to backlash over a video showing her faking a skincare routine. After Brown shared a video on Instagram over the weekend demonstrating how she uses her vegan skincare line for teenage girls, Florence by Mills, comments immediately began flowing in criticizing the Str...
05:34, 09/14/2019

After Fleeing North Korea, Women Get Trapped as Cybersex Slaves in China A growing number of North Korean women are smuggled from their country and trafficked into the sex trade in China, and forced to perform sex acts online for clients....
05:34, 09/14/2019

These Sous-Vide Egg Bites Are Better Than Starbucks Everyone loves a Pumpkin Spice Latte, but the true heroes of Starbucks’ current menu are the sous-vide egg bites. The perfect little pucks of protein are oddly satisfying and delightfully savory but, if you have an immersion circulator, you can make an even more delicious version at home (and enjoy ...
06:00, 09/14/2019

How to Get $12,000 from Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang If watching 10 Democratic candidates debate on a single stage made your head spin last night, you might have missed Andrew Yang’s announcement during his opening statement: He’s expanding his efforts to test a universal basic income (UBI) program....
06:00, 09/14/2019

Congratulations: You just outlived MoviePass Well, it finally happened: MoviePass’ long-running metamorphosis from “viable, popular business” into “cautionary tale about assuming you’ll figure out where the revenue is coming from later, okay?” is now complete, as the company announced today that it was shutting down. No “restructuring,” no “ne...
06:00, 09/14/2019

Iger Departs Board of Apple, Disney’s New Streaming Competitor Robert A. Iger, Disney’s chief executive and chairman, had been on the board since 2011. But both companies will debut streaming services next month....
06:34, 09/14/2019

Tyson Fury and the pursuit of happiness 'Every generation has that character and it's fortunate for me that I'm the unrivalled personality of MY era.' Tyson Fury speaks to Declan Taylor in Las Vegas The post Tyson Fury and the pursuit of happiness appeared first on Boxing News....
06:34, 09/14/2019

Simjacker attack could affect a billion smartphones A new SIM card flaw has been discovered by security researchers who say that more than a billion smartphones could be at risk as threat actors are currently exploiting it in the wild.The vulnerability, called Simjacker, was found in mobile SIM cards by researchers at AdaptiveMobile Security and it i...
06:34, 09/14/2019

Brexit Wreaks Havoc With Britain's Political Traditions As the U.K.’s highest court wades in to settle a tussle between the prime minister and lawmakers, some are questioning whether some conventions need changing....
07:00, 09/14/2019

Hurricane-battered Bahamas braces for tropical storm More than 1,300 people are missing after a recent hurricane, but the Bahamas is now expecting another major storm. The UN has said climate change is responsible....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Greta Thunberg brings climate protests to White House The Swedish climate activist joined protesters in Washington after arriving in the US by yacht. The US president is a known climate skeptic who has been rolling back environmental regulations in the country....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Bundesliga: Wolfsburg are nowt without Wout Weghorst After a standout debut season, Wolfsburg striker Wout Weghorst has not lost his prolific touch in 2019-20. In Düsseldorf, the Dutchman again underlined his importance to the Wolves' realizing their ambitions....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Opinion: Volodymyr Zelenskiy's grace period must end Thus far, the West has been reluctant to criticize the Ukrainian comedian-turned-president. But with some reforms he has instigated appearing anti-democratic, a clear response is now needed, writes Roman Goncharenko....
07:01, 09/14/2019

France, Germany reject Facebook's libra cryptocurrency Facebook announced big plans to revolutionize payments in Europe with the launch of a virtual currency. But EU finance ministers see libra as a risk to monetary stability....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Africa's push to conquer the skies with national airlines Uganda is the latest African country to pour money into a national carrier. But the aviation industry faces some particularly tough conditions on the continent before it can turn a profit....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Why Trump shouldn't run the North Korea playbook on Iran North Korea's ongoing weapons program has shown why an imperfect nuclear deal is better than no deal at all. By applying "maximum pressure," the US has isolated Tehran and failed to stop Pyongyang....
07:01, 09/14/2019

The power woman of classical music: Clara Schumann Two centuries after her birth, the composer, critic, impresario, pianist, celebrity, mother and Robert Schumann's wife — and not necessarily in that order — is recognized as a 19th century power woman....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Paris hit by anti-Macron transport strikes Public transport workers in France's capital, Paris, have walked off the job in protest over a planned pension reform. It is the first major action against President Macron's plan for a "universal" pension system....
07:01, 09/14/2019

International Motor Show 2019: It's all so green here! The International Motor Show in Frankfurt is taking place amid tough economic conditions and a sharpened social debate around the combustion engine. Henrik Böhme reports....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Opinion: End of the road for the International Motor Show German Chancellor Angela Merkel opened Frankfurt's IAA motor show, likely for the last time. Not because her mandate is nearing an end, but because the car industry as we know it is history, says DW's Henrik Böhme....
07:01, 09/14/2019

Lamborghin could revolutionize electric supercars Lamborghini's newest supercar, the $2 million Sián hybrid, will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made. But it also represents a small step toward what Lamborghini hopes will be the future of electric cars....
07:34, 09/14/2019

India's Davis Cup Tie Against Pakistan Subject To Security Review: AITA The tie was earlier scheduled to be held in Islamabad on September 14-15 but was postponed to November after an in-depth security review by the International Tennis Federation last month....
07:34, 09/14/2019

Buy large banks, semis and energy for strong 4th-quarter move: Investing pro CNBC's "Power Lunch" team talks about how markets are trading with Mark Luschini of Janney Montgomery Scott and Jerry Castellini, president and CIO of CastleArk Management....
08:00, 09/14/2019

What’s Driving You Crazy? Construction on Houghton TUCSON – There is a lot of construction on Houghton Road and it is driving viewers crazy. News 4 Tucson viewer Brenda wrote in and said, “What’s going on near Mary Ann Cleveland Way?” A huge widening project is in the works and crews are tackling phases, one at a time. The Ho...
08:00, 09/14/2019

Labrador rescue to hold adoption event TUCSON, Ariz– If you’re looking for a new friend, man’s best friend, you’ve come to the right place. The Southwest Oasis Labrador Rescue (SOLR) is holding a meet and greet event Saturday, September 14. The rescue is dedicated to rescuing labrador dogs and finding them a new h...
08:00, 09/14/2019

Transit strike cripples Paris commute Parisians had to find alternate ways to get to work Friday morning after the city's biggest public transit strike in nearly 13 years crippled subway and bus lines....
08:34, 09/14/2019

Tropical cyclone bears down on Bahamas, U.N. pledges aid A tropical cyclone carrying heavy rain and strong winds neared the already devastated Bahamas on Friday, threatening to complicate Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts as the U.N. secretary-general arrived in the islands in a show of support....
08:34, 09/14/2019

FDA panel recommending approval of first peanut allergy treatment for kids An estimated 1.6 million children and teenagers would be eligible for the medication, to be sold as Palforzia, an intended for ages 4 to 17.       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

A federal appeals court threw out 5-cent 'Forever Stamp' price hike. Will prices now drop? A federal appeals court threw out a 5-cent hike to the price of a first class stamp that went into effect in January.       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

MoviePass is shutting down. Discount service to bring the curtain down this week MoviePass, the service that allowed film buffs to catch flicks at a discount, will stop operating this week, and may not return       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Robert Iger departs Apple's board with video streaming showdown looming Walt Disney Co. CEO Bob Iger has stepped down from Apple's board as the two companies prepare to launch competing video streaming services.       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Federal corruption investigation involves UAW president, former president A source says the criminal complaint against UAW Region 5 Director Vance Pearson refers to UAW President Gary Jones and his predecessor.       ...
08:34, 09/14/2019

Fugitive Couple Captured After Hiding for 16 Days Blane and Susan Barksdale escaped on Aug. 26 after overpowering two private security guards who were transporting them back to Tucson, Ariz., the authorities said....
09:17, 09/14/2019

Biden and Warren Avoid Direct Conflict — But for How Long? They have staked out diverging political paths, but have mostly refrained from attacking each other. Now a more combative phase of the race seems inevitable....
09:17, 09/14/2019

The Reporters Who Exposed Harvey Weinstein In their new book, “She Said,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey take readers inside the investigation that launched a movement....
09:17, 09/14/2019

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey collab on song for new 'Charlie's Angels' reboot Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey collaborated on a song together for the new reboot of 'Charlie's Angels.'        ...
09:17, 09/14/2019

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey are femme fatales in 'Don't Call Me Angel' video One of this fall's biggest musical collaborations brings together Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey for a blockbuster single.        ...
09:17, 09/14/2019

'The poor are punished': Dorian lays bare inequality in the Bahamas The tourist destination relies on a life support system of fishermen, hotel workers and laborers. They’ve been hardest hit Holidaymakers queuing at immigration at the Bahamas’ Nassau airport are still serenaded by three pink-shirted men playing jovial music. They are still sunbathing on the beaches ...
09:18, 09/14/2019

Sacklers used Swiss bank accounts to hide transfers, court papers show New York says it has documented $1bn in transfers, including millions from a Purdue parent company to Mortimer DA SacklerThe family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss bank accounts to conceal the transfer of millions of dollars from the company to themselves, New York state’s attorne...
09:18, 09/14/2019

'We have a once-in-century chance': Naomi Klein on how we can fight the climate crisis In this extract from her latest book On Fire, the No Logo author looks at why capitalism and politics have got in the way of addressing the climate crisis• Interview with Naomi Klein: ‘We are seeing the beginnings of the era of climate barbarism’On a Friday in mid-March, they streamed out of schools...
09:18, 09/14/2019

The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg review: not quite a presidential read The billionaire was a great New York mayor but he was right to decide not to challenge Trump for the White HouseAt the 2016 Democratic national convention in Philadelphia, Michael Bloomberg, former New York mayor and the ninth richest man in the world, savaged Donald Trump with a primetime verbal be...
09:18, 09/14/2019

U.K. Conservatives misrepresented BBC article in Facebook ads: fact-checker UK fact-checking charity Full Fact found that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's party has been funding ads on Facebook that link to a BBC article with an apparently altered headline that reads "£14 billion pound cash boost for schools."...
09:19, 09/14/2019

Pricey real estate means many can’t use Liberals’ homebuying proposals: experts Houses in Toronto, Vancouver and Victoria are too expensive for most families to take advantage of the proposals, said Sal Gualtieri, a senior economist at BMO Capital Markets....
09:19, 09/14/2019

‘I was stupid’: Huffman gets 14 days in college scam “Desperate Housewives” star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT scores in the college admissions scandal...
09:51, 09/14/2019

Beede, 2 relievers combine on 4-hitter, Giants top Marlins Tyler Beede allowed three hits in 6 1/3 innings, Buster Posey drove in the game's only run, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 1-0       ...
09:51, 09/14/2019

Drone attacks strike major Saudi Aramco facility, oilfield Drone attacks targeted a major Saudi Aramco processing facility and oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia Saturday, the Interior Ministry said, sparking a huge fire at one of the sites before dawn....
10:17, 09/14/2019

Big Three' plus Murray confirmed for inaugural ATP Cup The 'Big Three' of Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic have confirmed they will play in the inaugural ATP Cup in a boost for the nation-based event in the leadup to the Australian Open....
10:17, 09/14/2019

Disney CEO Exits Apple Board as Firms Become Streaming Rivals Disney chief Robert Iger resigned from Apple's board of directors as the companies are poised to launch rival online streaming services, according to a filing Friday with US regulators....
10:17, 09/14/2019

Dozens arrested as Extinction Rebellion protesters blockade Melbourne bridge The climate protesters had promised to shut down the Princes Bridge near Flinders Street station from middayClimate protesters have blockaded a bridge in central Melbourne with police moving in and arresting multiple people.Organisers from the Extinction Rebellion movement promised to shut down the ...
10:17, 09/14/2019

Drone attacks set Saudi Aramco oil facilities ablaze Massive fires broke out at two Saudi oil facilities following drone attacks. Online videos showed massive blazes and plumes of smoke, although the Saudi interior ministry said the fires have been "controlled."...
10:51, 09/14/2019

Ai Weiwei thrown out of Munich gallery The Chinese artist was asked to leave the Haus der Kunst (House of Art) after voicing support for staff facing redundancy. Ai fled to Germany after his human rights activism landed him in jail in his native China....
10:51, 09/14/2019

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for pistachio and cherry croissants The smell of baking pastry is one of the world’s favourite aromas, and readymade puff means you can enjoy croissants with far less fuss than usualThe smell of fresh baking is one that deserves to be enjoyed by everyone. It soothes the soul, travels out of windows and into the street, spreading delig...
11:17, 09/14/2019

Woman says two men threw her off CitiBike, brutally beat her in Midtown attack A young Manhattan woman was thrown from her CitiBike and punched until she was black-and-blue by a pair of thugs in Midtown on Tuesday night — and she described the terrifying, random attack to The Post. The two men, who were still at large Friday night, stood side by side, blocking the bike l...
11:51, 09/14/2019

California lawmakers splashed with 'what appeared to be blood' during anti-vaxxing protest at Statehouse A protester was taken into custody at the California Statehouse in Sacramento on Friday evening after she allegedly threw a feminine hygiene device containing "what appeared to be blood" onto the floor of the state Senate from a public viewing area, splashing the liquid onto lawmakers working below....
12:34, 09/14/2019

'Cowards run from fights': GOP challengers to Trump blast state parties for canceling primaries, caucuses Three Republican challengers to President Trump criticized  several states for canceling their presidential primaries and caucuses in a joint Washington Post op-ed published late Thursday....
12:34, 09/14/2019

Schiff subpoenas acting national intelligence director over 'urgent' whistleblower complaint Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, subpoenaed acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire on Friday, claiming Maguire is unlawfully withholding a whistleblower complaint from Congress....
12:34, 09/14/2019

Ashes 2019: England v Australia, fifth Test day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at the OvalThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly emailAny thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam 11.26am BST 9th over: England 24-0 (Denly 7, Burns 12) Cummins bands in short to Burns to begin before going fuller in search of an edge. But the left-hander is all ...
12:34, 09/14/2019

Yemen's Houthis claim drone attacks on Saudi Aramco plants - Masirah TV Yemen's Houthi group claimed responsibility for drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco plants in the kingdom's Eastern Province on Saturday, the group's military spokesman said on Al Masirah TV....
13:34, 09/14/2019

How to eat 1,200 calories a day People can eat 1,200 calories a day to lose weight safely by adding more filling foods, such as protein rich foods, to their diet. Learn more about how to eat 1,200 calories a day and stay healthy here....
13:34, 09/14/2019

What ways are there to measure body fat? There are various ways to measure the percentage of body fat, and some are more high tech than others. In this article, we describe the range of methods, include those that a person can try at home....
13:34, 09/14/2019

As Westminster unravels, can I recommend losing yourself in the worst films of 2019? | Grace Dent As everything becomes incendiary, all news confusing, all social media polarised, I have spent long periods in my local multiplexAt the 11am screening of A Million Little Pieces at the Vue multiplex, which I slunk into to hide from a parliamentary coup, I arrived to find the 272-seat cinema entirely...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Naomi Klein: 'We are seeing the beginnings of the era of climate barbarism' The No Logo author talks about solutions to the climate crisis, Greta Thunberg, birth strikes and how she finds hope• Read an extract from her new book, On Fire: The Burning Case for a Green New Deal hereWhy are you publishing this book now?I still feel that the way that we talk about climate change...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Robert Mugabe's state funeral takes place in Harare Foreign dignitaries and opposition leaders attend service for Zimbabwe’s founding president Thousands of mourners sang the praises of Robert Mugabe on Saturday at the official funeral ceremony for the Zimbabwe’s founding president in Harare.A military brass band led family members, officials from th...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Caitlyn Jenner shows she can take some (brutal) jokes at Alec Baldwin's Roast Caitlyn Jenner used her time at the mic for the Alec Baldwin Roast to say, "There's a lot of hate in the world, but we can still laugh at ourselves."        ...
14:00, 09/14/2019

No One Wants to Hire the Fired Wells Fargo Branch Staffers Wells Fargo & Co. fired thousands of branch employees as it tried to deal with millions of potentially fake accounts—and now many of those former workers say they are effectively blacklisted from the banking industry....
14:00, 09/14/2019

Target 20th Anniversary Collection is live but some items are already selling out online Target shoppers stayed up late to shop the retailer's 20th Anniversary Collection online. More are expected to head to stores Saturday.       ...
14:00, 09/14/2019

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese final in Hiroshima Japan's Misaki Doi upset Russian second seed Veronika Kudermetova 6-4 6-3 on Saturday to set up a final with compatriot and doubles partner Nao Hibino at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open in Hiroshima....
14:00, 09/14/2019

Robert Mugabe: Thousands gather for Zimbabwe's ex-leader African leaders have gathered for the state funeral of Robert Mugabe. After a week of dispute, Mugabe's family and Zimbabwean officials agreed the divisive former leader will be buried at a national heroes cemetery....
14:34, 09/14/2019

Government To Provide Rs 10,000 Crore To Boost Affordable Housing Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government would also relax external commercial borrowing guidelines for projects in the country's affordable housing scheme....
14:34, 09/14/2019

Abortion doctor's family finds remains of more than 2,200 fetuses at his home after his death: reports The remains of more than 2,200 unborn children have been found at the Illinois home of a former Indiana abortion doctor who died earlier this month, according to reports....
14:34, 09/14/2019

Jon Stewart sets his sights on helping burn pit vets with new PSA Now that thousands of those who were made ill due to their exposure to toxins at Ground Zero are finally receiving access to a crucial compensation fund, Jon Stewart has set his sights on helping the hundreds of thousands of veterans who may have become sick due to burn pit exposure. ...
14:34, 09/14/2019

FBI investigates payroll company accused of stiffing $35M from small businesses The FBI and the New York State Department of Labor confirmed this week they are investigating allegations that a widely-used payroll company diverted nearly $35 million in employee pay to its own bank account before abruptly closing up shop, leaving more than 250,000 employees across the country wit...
14:34, 09/14/2019

Men arrested breaking into Iowa courthouse claim they were hired to test alarm system Iowa court officials have denied authorizing an overnight courthouse burglary after the arrest of two cybersecurity experts who said they were hired to break into the building....
14:34, 09/14/2019

Parents of murdered Democratic staffer Seth Rich can sue Fox News: U.S. court A federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit against Fox News Network over its reporting on Seth Rich, a former Democratic National Committee employee whose unsolved murder sparked uncorroborated right-wing conspiracy theories....
15:00, 09/14/2019

|FelicityHuffmangets14daysjailinUScollegescandal 'Desperate Housewives' actress Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to two weeks in jail for paying bribes to help her daughter gain admission to a prestigious American university....
15:34, 09/14/2019

Megan Rapinoe discusses confidence, equal pay at youth soccer panel ahead of Reign FC-Spirit clash Rapinoe, Rose Lavelle, Mallory Pugh, Allie Long and Washington Spirit midfielder Andi Sullivan gathered for a panel discussion the night before the Washington Spirit and Reign FC face off at Audi Field on Saturday....
15:34, 09/14/2019

Galaxy Tab S6 review: Good notepad, bad notebook While the rest of the industry may have given up on making premium Android tablets, Samsung isn't quitting just yet. It still believes Google's software has the potential to power superthin and light 2-in-1s, and so it recently unveiled a new version......
15:34, 09/14/2019

Houthi drones hit two Aramco plants, sources say oil supplies disrupted Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on Saturday attacked two Saudi Aramco plants at the heart of the kingdom's oil industry, including the world's biggest petroleum processing facility, sparking fires in the latest violent flare-up in the Gulf....
16:00, 09/14/2019

Tears and tributes as leaders, supporters bid farewell to Zimbabwe's Mugabe Zimbabwe's founder Robert Mugabe was honored as an icon, principled leader and African intellectual giant at a state funeral on Saturday, after a week of disputes over his burial threatened to embarrass President Emmerson Mnangagwa....
16:00, 09/14/2019

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control: Saudi govt spokesman Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, a spokesman for Saudi Arabia's interior ministry said in a statement....
16:00, 09/14/2019

Russia's World-First Floating Nuclear Plant Arrives In Port Russia's world first floating nuclear power station on Saturday completed a 5,000-kilometre (3,100-mile) Arctic transfer to the country's far east, the Rosatom nuclear agency said....
16:34, 09/14/2019

Zimbabwe Bids Farewell To Ex-President Robert Mugabe With State Funeral Zimbabwe gave former leader Robert Mugabe a state funeral on Saturday with African leaders paying tribute to a man lauded as a liberation hero but whose 37-year rule was defined by repression and......
16:34, 09/14/2019

Fire At Saudi Aramco Facility Amid Tensions Over Attacks On Tankers A fire that broke out before dawn at a Saudi Aramco facility in the eastern city of Abqaiq has been brought under control, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV reported on Saturday, citing its own correspondent....
16:34, 09/14/2019

3 Trainers Rubbed Hot Pepper On Show Dogs For Act. They Face Charges Now Three dog trainers are accused of animal cruelty for allegedly using cayenne pepper to get show dogs to perform a scene while shooting in Pennsylvania for the cable series "Manhunt: Lone Wolf."...
16:34, 09/14/2019

The RetroBeat: The Dreamcast needs its own micro-console I reviewed the Sega Genesis Mini earlier this week, and I love this micro-console homage to the 16-bit masterpiece. But that wasn’t the only Sega-themed retro event of the week. The Dreamcast celebrated its 20th anniversary on September 9. The Dreamcast is one of my favorite systems ever, but ...
16:34, 09/14/2019

At Qualcomm, 5G is headed everywhere and into virtually everything Next-generation 5G cellular technology is about to become ubiquitous. We visited Qualcomm's labs and spoke with key people to see what's about to happen.Read More...
16:34, 09/14/2019

Microsoft improves conference room audio with AI that taps multiple mics In a newly published paper and blog post, Microsoft researchers describe an AI system that taps multiple microphones to improve meeting audio quality.Read More...
16:34, 09/14/2019

Egypt’s el-Sissi defends military against corruption claims Egypt’s president is refuting corruption allegations raised by a businessman about the country’s military in a series of recorded testimonials that went viral on social media...
16:34, 09/14/2019

Saudi Arabia Shuts Down About Half Its Oil Output After Drone Strikes Saudi Arabia is shutting down about half of its oil output after apparently coordinated drone strikes hit production facilities, people familiar with the matter said, in what Yemen’s Houthi rebels described as one of their largest-ever attacks inside the kingdom....
17:01, 09/14/2019

Facing life with dementia and discovering a positive path I thought dementia was all about losing myself, but I have found sides to me I never knew I hadIt was at work where I noticed my first symptoms. I was a non-clinical team leader training matrons and sisters in the art of electronic rostering. My girls called me a workaholic. My brilliant memory, the...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Trump confirms US has killed Osama bin Laden's son Hamza Death of son of the al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, was reported but not confirmed in JulyDonald Trump confirmed on Saturday that the US has killed Hamza bin Laden, a son of the al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, mastermind of the 9/11 attacks. Related: Hamza bin Laden...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Judge blocks attempt to remove Charlottesville Confederate statues Statues of Robert E Lee and Stonewall Jackson will stayLee statue was at heart of deadly far-right violence in 2017Efforts to remove the statue of Robert E Lee which was at the centre of deadly far-right violence in Charlottesville, Virginia in 2017 have been blocked in court. Related: I lost my col...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Sadio Mané double gives Liverpool comeback win after Newcastle scare There are days when you have to admire the ominous power in the opposition ranks and take your punishment. This was one of them for Steve Bruce. His Newcastle team were belligerent, committed and disciplined at Anfield, they even took the lead, and they were still cut apart by the brilliant precisio...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Death toll rises as torrential rain and floods batter Spain More than 1,100 military personnel deployed to Murcia and Valencia regions to help rescue people from flooding A 41-year-old man was found dead in south-east Spain on Saturday, the local government said, bringing the death toll as a result of record-breaking rain over the past two days to at least s...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Ed Davey: Lib Dem election win would be mandate to remain in EU Deputy leader says general election victory is much more likely than it has been in the pastEd Davey, the deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats, has defended his party’s proposal to cancel Brexit if it wins a majority in a general election, saying the party would have a democratic mandate to do so ...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Chicago Architecture biennial reveals the city’s true foundations Inspired by its black mayor and a curator from the UK, Chicago is reviving the social narratives that shaped the cityCrown Hall, at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, is an icon of modern architecture. Designed by Mies van der Rohe and completed in 1956, it is a crystalline glass box f...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Ones to watch: Say Sue Me The four-piece South Korean pop band have lived through tragedy and bounced back with an edgy optimismA sun-slicked highlight of 2019’s Green Man festival were Say Sue Me, a South Korean shoegazey, dream-pop band currently barrelling through a European tour. Three schoolfriends originally formed the...
17:34, 09/14/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto lashes Bahamas, seen becoming hurricane Tropical Storm Humberto lashed already devastated parts of the Bahamas with heavy rain and strong winds on Saturday, and forecasters said it was likely to become a hurricane before the end of the weekend....
17:34, 09/14/2019

Russia's first sea-borne nuclear power plant arrives to its base Russia's first-floating nuclear power plant has arrived to its permanent base near an isolated Russian town across the Bering Strait from Alaska, Russian state nuclear energy company Rosatom said on Saturday....
17:34, 09/14/2019

The top tech IPOs this year have outperformed the S&P 500, despite Uber and Lyft Thanks to the performance of Beyond Meat, investors who focus on venture-backed tech IPOs have done well this year despite some notable disappointments....
17:34, 09/14/2019

Former New Mexico priest, 81, sentenced to 30 years for sex abuse of altar boy A former Roman Catholic priest who fled the country decades ago was sentenced Friday in New Mexico to 30 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of sexually abusing an altar boy at a veterans' cemetery and military base....
18:01, 09/14/2019

University of Alabama tracking students during college football games In an effort to keep the University of Alabama students engaged during college football season, the school has developed an app that records the location of students to prevent them from leaving the team's stadium....
18:01, 09/14/2019

Porsche building Taycans in a tight spot To build one of the most game-changing models of its lineup, Porsche first had to figure out how to fit a factory into a cramped old German neighborhood....
18:34, 09/14/2019

British-Australian woman held in Iran named A British-Australian woman being held in an Iranian jail has been named as a Melbourne academic who published books on the 2011 Arab uprisings and authoritarian governments....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Tropical Storm Humberto forms east of battered Bahamas A strengthening tropical storm has set its sights on the Dorian-battered Bahamas as it churns its way westward, brings with it sustained 40 mph winds....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Drone strikes target world's largest oil processing facility, Saudi oil field; attack claimed by Iranian-backed rebels The world's largest oil processing facility and a nearby oil field in Saudi Arabia were set ablaze early Saturday morning after reported drone attacks by Yemen rebels....
19:34, 09/14/2019

Long Island City tries to move on after Amazon HQ2 debacle If you walk around Long Island City on any given day, you'll see cranes everywhere and new apartment buildings popping up seemingly overnight. Improvements are being made to multiple subway stations. And new businesses are opening, including a liquid nitrogen ice cream shop and a dance studio for ki...
20:17, 09/14/2019

Lamborghini could revolutionize electric supercars Lamborghini's newest supercar, the $2 million Sián hybrid, will be the fastest and most powerful Lamborghini ever made. But it also represents a small step toward what Lamborghini hopes will be the future of electric cars....
20:17, 09/14/2019

Pompeo: China and Russia have ‘morally reprehensible’ hypocrisy on human rights China and Russia have a “morally reprehensible” tactic of cloaking human rights abuses in hypocritical speeches, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....
20:18, 09/14/2019

Samantha Power: Iran deal backers went soft on human rights Supporters of the 2015 Iran nuclear deal wanted to ease pressure on the rogue regime in other areas as soon as the agreement was finalized, according to a former top U.S. diplomat....
20:18, 09/14/2019

Roglic on brink of La Vuelta glory, Pogacar wins Stage 20 "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic will be crowned champion of La Vuelta on Sunday after finishing a solid fifth in the final mountain test, expertly won by his compatriot Tadej Pogacar with a memorable solo charge onto the final podium."...
20:51, 09/14/2019

A novel challenge to Maryland gun laws: Trump supporters are targets A Republican Senate staffer has appealed the state’s strict concealed-carry law, saying he must protect himself against people who don’t like the president....
20:51, 09/14/2019

Kentucky gets SF Clarke, No. 4 prospect in 2021 Small forward Terrence Clarke has announced he is headed to Kentucky. Clarke, the No. 4 prospect in the Class of 2021, is expected to reclassify into the Class of 2020....
20:51, 09/14/2019

Neymar booed before scoring winner in return Neymar suffered a torrent of abuse in his Paris Saint-Germain return against Strasbourg on Saturday but ended the match by scoring the game-winning goal in injury time....
20:51, 09/14/2019

Trump says he discussed a mutual defense treaty with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Trump's call comes only three days before Israel's election. Netanyahu faces a tough re-election bid after a more than 13-year tenure as Israel's prime minister....
20:51, 09/14/2019

Yemen's Houthi rebels launch drones on 2 big Saudi oil sites Drone attacks targeted a major Saudi Aramco processing facility and oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia Saturday, the Interior Ministry said, sparking a huge fire at one of the sites before dawn....
20:51, 09/14/2019

Trump confirms Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza killed in U.S. operation Hamza bin Laden, the son and potential successor of late al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation, President Donald Trump confirmed Saturday. He was killed in an operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region, the White House said in a statement. His death will ...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Dedicating stadium at Pueblo to Coach Curly Santa Cruz TUCSON – Longtime coach, teacher and mentor Saturnino “Curly” Santa Cruz was on hand to see his alma mater Pueblo High School dedicate the stadium to -him-. Here’s more from the all-around atmosphere at the high school football game between Pueblo and Cholla: It’s FRIDAY FOO...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Flowing Wells High has animated crowd vs. Amphi TUCSON – Flowing Wells high school may be winless this young season, but that hasn’t stopped the Caballero studend body to turn out in big numbers and with lots of passion.  Here’s more from the first half at Flowing Well’s game vs. Amphi: Amphi gets the first score as J. Ca...
20:51, 09/14/2019

Marcus Rashford’s early penalty edges blunt Manchester United past Leicester The good news for Manchester United is that they have rediscovered their winning habit. They won this game despite missing a number of key players with injury and, for that alone, Ole Gunnar Solskjær can probably accept the fact their performance never got any higher than six out of 10 – there was l...
21:17, 09/14/2019

European roundup: RB Leipzig stay top after draw with Bayern Munich • Emil Forsberg earns Leipzig point against champions• Juventus held to 0-0 draw by Fiorentina in Serie ARB Leipzig came from a goal down to snatch a 1-1 draw against champions Bayern Munich on Saturday to remain top of the Bundesliga, a point ahead of second-placed Borussia Dortmund.Bayern, who hos...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Birmingham’s Bellingham snatches win as Charlton miss chance to go top As the son of one of the most prolific strikers to have graced the non-league game, Jude Bellingham should have learned a thing or two about scoring goals. The 16-year-old, whose father, Mark, racked up more than 700 in his career while also serving as a sergeant for West Midlands Police, inflicted ...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Manchester United 1-0 Leicester, Wolves 2-5 Chelsea: clockwatch – as it happened Tottenham thrashed Crystal Palace and Chelsea thumped Wolves, while yet another penalty earned Manchester United three points against Leicester 5.35pm BST With action under way at Carrow Road, I’m going to be on my bike. But don’t go away! You can follow Norwich v Manchester City here. Bye! Related:...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Vuelta a España: Primoz Roglic set to triumph after retaining red jersey Ceremonial jaunt into Madrid to conclude raceTadej Pogacar breaks away to win stage 20Slovenian Primoz Roglic is poised to win the Vuelta a España after retaining the leader’s red jersey as his compatriot Tadej Pogacar won a decisive stage 20 in the mountains with a stunning display of solo climbing...
21:17, 09/14/2019

'We want to play better than this' says Solskjær after 1-0 win over Leicester – video 'The performances have been miles better than this' were the words of Ole Gunnar Solksjær after his side snuck a 1-0 victory over Leicester City. An early penalty kick from Marcus Rashford was the difference. In a game that saw a number of key players missing for Manchester United. The manager insis...
21:17, 09/14/2019

'Hustlers': J.Lo spills about Usher's cameo, Lizzo danced with the flu (spoilers!) Did you love 'Hustlers'? Here's how all the best moments with Usher, Lizzo and Cardi B went down on set.        ...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Liverpool 3-1 Newcastle: Four talking points at Anfield - VAR, Klopp's defence, Origi and an unfamiliar test A popular topic in the countless blogs, fanzines and podcasts pertaining to Liverpool this week has been the possibility of Jurgen Klopp making a string of changes for today's meeting Newcastle....
21:17, 09/14/2019

NHL suspends Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov for first three games following positive cocaine test The NHL has suspended Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov for the first three games of the season. He tested positive for cocaine in May.       ...
21:17, 09/14/2019

Asteroid the size of a skyscraper to hurl past Earth: NASA A skyscraper length asteroid will whiz by Earth today. The space rock, Asteroid 2000 QW7, is roughly between 951 and 2,132 feet long according to NASA. The larger estimation would make it the second tallest building on the planet, behind only Dubai’s Burj Khalifa — which reaches 2,717 feet. An...
21:51, 09/14/2019

The secret history behind the world-famous ‘Goldfinch’ painting Business is booming for “The Goldfinch,” and it goes beyond the bestselling novel and much-anticipated movie that opened in theaters Friday. Centuries before author Donna Tartt came up with her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Goldfinch” was already a stunning if little known painting by a forgott...
22:17, 09/14/2019

This man has a BS detector so good it almost drove him nuts In December 2008, Bernie Madoff was arrested for defrauding investors out of $64 billion, shocking Wall Street and the world. But one independent financial investigator, who knew Madoff was fishy as far back as the 1990s, wasn’t surprised. Harry Markopolos had repeatedly told the Securities and Exch...
22:17, 09/14/2019

From MacBooks to Chromebooks, these refurbished laptop deals are an absolute steal It’s hard to survive in the world today without a working computer. Whether you’re a remote worker, a contractor, or a college student – a reliable device (and connection) is a necessity. So if yours is knocking at death’s door and you close your eyes and pray it still works every time you open it,....
22:17, 09/14/2019

2,100-year-old ‘iPhone case’ found in depths of ocean Even ancient societies didn’t want to pay for Apple Care! Archaeologists have pulled what looks like a jewel-studded iPhone case from the depths of the ocean in southern Siberia – a site known by some as Russia’s “Atlantis.” It’s an early belt buckle made of prehistoric...
22:17, 09/14/2019

CHEAP: The Google Pixel 3 for just $489? HECK YES!!! Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! There has been plenty of chatter around Google‘s upcoming Pixel 4 phone. In June, the company teased its design and confirmed it’ll have a dual-camera setup. A recent leak also suggested the device will feature a...
22:17, 09/14/2019

Now that MoviePass is dead, can we please start funding sensible businesses? Ding dong, the completely unsustainable witch is dead. As we reported earlier today, MoviePass is shutting down. It leaves behind a few now-useless cards, and several major VC funds out of pocket to the tune of $68.7M. Make no mistake, this was a completely predictable turn of events. For over a yea...
22:17, 09/14/2019

Danielle Staub Splits From Oliver Maier and Ends Her 21st Engagement Danielle Staub and her latest fiancé have officially called it quits. The 57-year-old Real Housewives of New Jersey star has ended her engagement to Oliver Maier, Duke of Provence,......
22:17, 09/14/2019

Brazilian Pentecostal church unwelcome in Berlin A Brazilian Pentecostal congregation wants to buy the New Nazareth Church in Berlin. The building is for sale, but local politicians don't want the evangelicals to have it, saying they don't belong in the neighborhood....
22:17, 09/14/2019

Big Pharma nixes new drugs despite impending 'antibiotic apocalypse' At a time when health officials are calling for mass demonstrations in favor of new antibiotics, drug companies have stopped making them altogether. Their sole reason, according to a new report: profit....
22:17, 09/14/2019

Berlin Zoo: First German-born pandas 'thriving' The panda twins born two weeks ago are showing first signs of how they'll look once they mature. Berlin Zoo has played down a newspaper poll suggesting they be named "Hong" and "Kong" in solidarity with protests there....
22:17, 09/14/2019

Kim Kardashian's Daughters North and Chicago Embrace the Cowgirl Life on Wyoming Trip When we say 'Ye,' you say, 'Haw!' Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's kids have gone country! The couple and parents of four recently purchased a $14 million ranch in......
23:34, 09/14/2019

Global spare oil capacity in U.S. hands after Saudi outage An attack on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday is believed to have disrupted half the country's production capacity, making the United States the only real holder of the global supply cushion via its ability to raise own output or to soften sanctions against other major oil producers....
23:34, 09/14/2019

BMW engine development expert Duesmann set to become Audi chief in April: report BMW's engine development and purchasing expert, Markus Duesmann, is set to become the CEO of Volkswagen's Audi premium brand, after BMW dropped its opposition to his early departure, a German newspaper reported on Saturday....
23:34, 09/14/2019

Trump says he and Netanyahu discussed possible US-Israeli defense treaty President Trump said he spoke Saturday to Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about the possibility of a “mutual defense treaty” between the two nations—just days before Israeli voters go to the polls to decide the fate of the embattled leader....
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Felicity Huffman Gets 2 Weeks in Jail for Gaming Educational System — Not So Long Ago, a Black Mom Wasn’t So Lucky With tears of misspent white privilege streaming down her face, actress Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying a fixer to change her daughter’s SAT scores in order to secure her a spot in the college of her choice....
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Watch the Never-Made Music Video for Marvin Gaye’s ‘What’s Going On’ Editor’s note: The Root was a media sponsor of this year’s Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference event and panel discussion exploring the marriage of art and activism....
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Pompeo: Iran behind attack on Saudi oil facilities claimed by Houthi rebels US secretary of state says Tehran behind drone attackTrump speaks to Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin SalmanUS secretary of state Mike Pompeo has accused Iran of attacking Saudi oil plants. Donald Trump’s top diplomat also ruled out Yemeni involvement in the Saturday attacks and said Tehran was engag...
00:00, 09/15/2019

Toronto Raptors introduce line of team-branded hijabs in fan outreach NBA champions introduce team-branded Nike Pro hijabsRaptors say they want to send message of inclusion to fansThe Toronto Raptors say a new line of team-branded hijabs is part of an effort to be more inclusive to fans of all cultures.The team’s parent company, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment, un...
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The last rickshaws of Kolkata – in pictures Kolkata, one of Asia’s great melting pots, is the last place on Earth where rickshaw wallahs still haul people and goods through narrow lanes. With just hundreds left, Palani Mohan’s images capture them as they disappear. Almost all of the pullers originate from the state of Bihar, one of India’s po...
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Recommended Reading: The redesigned WWE Network WWE Network 2.0: How WWE rebuilt its streaming service after a split with Disney Chris Welch, The Verge After a flashy reveal at CES a few years ago, the WWE Network is by all accounts a success, amassing well over a million subscribers by early 2......
00:34, 09/15/2019

The Morning After: MoviePass shuts down Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Apple's big iPhone 11 event revealed the biggest news of the week, but that's not all that happened. Tesla went plaid, we celebrated the Dreamcast and Honda put a price tag on its cute EV. Check out those highli......
00:34, 09/15/2019

Arsenal boss Unai Emery reveals he was with Javi Gracia when Watford sacked him Unai Emery knows the precise moment Javi Gracia was sacked as Watford manager – because he was with his fellow Spaniard in Hondarribia when he got the news....
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Barcelona vs Valencia LIVE: LaLiga 2019-20 football as it happened at the Camp Nou Barcelona's 16-year-old forward Ansu Fati continued his explosive start to life in the first team by scoring and providing an assist as the LaLiga champions thrashed Valencia 5-2 on Saturday....
00:34, 09/15/2019

‘My Pronouns Are They/Them.’ Singer Sam Smith Changes Pronouns to Gender-Neutral Grammy-award winning singer-songwriter Sam Smith announced on Instagram on Friday that they’ve decided to start using gender neutral pronouns. The artist, who rose to prominence for the hit song “Latch” and won Academy and Golden Globe awards for the James Bond theme song “Wr...
00:34, 09/15/2019

How California lawmakers are trying to allow college athletes to get paid The ‘Fair Pay to Play Act’ would let student athletes in the state generate income before graduation through endorsements and sponsorships. If signed into law, California will be the first state to do so....
01:00, 09/15/2019

Evgeny Kuznetsov, suspended for positive cocaine test, says, ‘I’m going to learn from this’ The suspension is for "inappropriate conduct," and Kuznetsov won't appeal it. "Growing as a person, I want to get better,” he told reporters in his first public comments about the incident....
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Former Idaho governor candidate under investigation in 1984 slaying Steve Pankey, a former candidate for Idaho governor, recently revealed he is under investigation in the 1984 slaying of a Colorado girl.        ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Judge dismisses suit against ICE filed by immigrant in Detroit church sanctuary ICE declared Ded Rranxburgaj a fugitive from the law, but has not attempted to enter the Detroit church to remove him since he took sanctuary.        ...
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Vikings’ Rudolph: Fantasy football changed sports Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph discusses how fantasy football has changed the way fans approach sports. (Aug. 20)        ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Illinois teen sues top e-cigarette maker An Illinois teenager who fell ill with a lung disease after vaping for more than a year has sued a leading e-cigarette maker. Attorneys filed the lawsuit Friday in Lake County Circuit Court on behalf of 18-year-old Adam Hergenreder. (September 13)        ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

The LG G8X ThinQ has a secret weapon that makes it a gaming beast First, a quick disclaimer: I'm the world's biggest (read: outside of Korea, possibly only) LG smartphone fan. Or at least that's sometimes how it feels in the world of tech. While the masses sing the praises of Apple, Samsung and Huawei handsets, I sit quietly fawning over my LG ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Final Fantasy 7 Remake has a turn-based ‘Classic Mode’ for fans of the original The upcoming Final Fantasy 7 Remake will have a Classic Mode for those that prefer the turn-based combat of the original 1997 release. The news was confirmed on stage at the Tokyo Game Show by producer Yoshinore Kitase and the game’s official Twitter account posted a translated recap of ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Realme XT 730G with 30W VOOC charging teased, launch set for December On the heels of the announcement of Realme XT in India on Friday, Realme Mobiles teased their next smartphone due out in December. Realme XT 730G was introduced as the company's gaming-centric offering and will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G. During the launch event, there wasn't a...
01:34, 09/15/2019

It Was White Claw's Summer. Can It Last Into Fall? Despite social media gags, there’s no pumpkin spice White Claw in the offing—and no “holiday ham,” either. So how will the drink of summer fit into colder months? Meme-makers, drinkers and analysts weigh in...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Woman’s boss harassed her so much it killed her, scathing suit claims Dr. Inna Shuman was so mentally and physically stressed by a campaign of cruelty conducted by her department chairman that her immune system was compromised, making her susceptible to cancer, the suit alleges....
02:01, 09/15/2019

Man charged for brandishing sword on Empire State Building observation deck The unhinged man who swung a sword around the observation deck of the Empire State Building was charged Saturday, police said. Matthew Dixon, 35, of Lorton, Virginia, was charged with criminal possession of a weapon after being caught waving a sword that had been hidden inside a cane on the 79th flo...
02:01, 09/15/2019

Giants: Why We Needed Them Think of any sizeable water gap. It might be that between you and the island many kilometers off the coast, a place like Kangaroo Island ...
02:01, 09/15/2019

Controversial report suggests we're all just going to use Disney+ to re-binge The Simpsons There are any number of reasons to be excited for the advent of Disney+, the entertainment mega-giant’s new streaming service/desperate demand for the last remaining shreds of oxygen in the pop culture biosphere. Maybe you love the idea of Werner Herzog doing a Star Wars. Maybe the possibility of ha...
02:34, 09/15/2019

Terry Bradshaw says he 'can't stand' players like Antonio Brown Former Pittsburgh Steelers great and Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw announced his disdain for players like Antonio Brown during an interview with the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review last week following the wide receivers tumultuous offseason....
02:34, 09/15/2019

President Trump to host Otto Warmbier's parents for dinner at the White House Otto Warmbier died after being imprisoned in North Korea. Fred and Cincy Warmbier have crusaded against Kim Jong Un's regime since their son's death        ...
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UAW says 'significant differences' remain as GM contract deadline looms In a letter to union officers Saturday evening, a UAW official said the contract with GM would not be extended, but no immediate strike was planned.       ...
04:00, 09/15/2019

|AsVictoria'sSecretweighswhat'snext,Rihannamaybeontosomething Victoria's Secret, amid an identity crisis over its antiquated view of female beauty, is taking a step back to re-evaluate what to do with its annual fashion show....
04:02, 09/15/2019

|'Lifeheregoesbackwards':WatercrisismakesthingsevenworseinZimbabwe Trudging home along a dusty street in the Zimbabwean city of Bulawayo, Sikhathele Ndlovu balances a 20-litre bucket of water on her head, a ritual she’s performed daily for almost a decade. Persistent drought on top of existing faulty piping means there’s little prospect of an end to her back-breaki...
04:02, 09/15/2019

Christina Anstead Enjoys First Outing With Son a Week After Giving Birth Christina Anstead is putting a pep in her step. The Flip or Flop star was all smiles on Saturday as she took out her newborn son, Hudson London Anstead, for an afternoon outing. The......
04:34, 09/15/2019

Sources: NFL starts review as Shepard concussed After a breach in the NFL concussion protocol involving Giants receiver Sterling Shepard, the NFL and NFLPA are both trying to figure out how and why, sources told ESPN....
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| Tropical Storm Humberto targets hurricane-hit Bahamas The devastated northern Bahama islands were facing a fresh tropical storm, potentially complicating desperately needed relief efforts to the shattered archipelago in the wake of Hurricane Dorian....
05:01, 09/15/2019

A Telephone Pole Made Me Cry Hello! This week we watch someone get killed by Minecraft creepers, discuss why gingerbread people need a toilet, get puked on, learn more about Apple Arcade, date Colonel Sanders and say goodbye to a telephone pole....
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