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Everything you need to know in a still-volatile FedEx Cup

The points system means everything is still up for grabs. We run through who has a chance (still almost anybody), who needs a big week (Tiger, if he plays) and more....

Everything you need to know in a still-volatile FedEx Cup

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UPDATE 2-FedEx to end Amazon contract for FedEx Express plane service FedEx Corp said on Friday it has decided to not renew its contract with Amazon.com Inc for U.S. cargo delivery through FedEx Express, the unit that delivers packages on planes....
13:16, 06/07/2019

UPDATE 4-FedEx to end Amazon contract for FedEx Express plane service FedEx Corp on Friday decided to not renew its contract with Amazon.com Inc for U.S. cargo delivery through FedEx Express, the unit that delivers packages on planes, a move that reflects the broader trend of the e-commerce company moving services in-h...
18:32, 06/07/2019

FedEx to end Amazon contract for FedEx Express plane service FedEx Corp said on Friday it has decided to not renew its contract with Amazon.com Inc for U.S. cargo delivery through FedEx Express, the unit that delivers packages on planes....
15:00, 06/07/2019

Why FedEx Dumped Amazon FedEx last week said it would stop shipping packages for Amazon. Paul Ziobro and Dana Mattioli talk about why FedEx essentially cut ties with a company that would seem to be its perfect customer....
04:32, 08/13/2019

China is investigating FedEx The Chinese government is investigating FedEx after Huawei said the delivery company diverted to the United States two packages intended for the company's offices in China....
23:32, 06/02/2019

Everything you need to know about the revamped FedEx Cup Playoffs This year brings the biggest changes yet to the playoffs, with an earlier start, one fewer event and more money at stake -- and an intriguing and controversial way to end the competition....
18:16, 08/06/2019

All the reasons why the FedEx Cup means so much this weekend Tiger is still hoping for a spot at East Lake. Everybody is still chasing Brooks Koepka. And why next year's majors are on some players' minds this weekend....
20:32, 08/16/2019

FedEx to End U.S. Express Business With Amazon FedEx is ending its air-shipping contract with Amazon in the U.S., signaling the delivery company no longer wants to fly packages for an online retailer that is developing its own delivery network....
19:32, 06/07/2019

FedEx to end ground deliveries for Amazon FedEx said it will be ending its contract to make ground deliveries for Amazon — effectively dumping the e-commerce giant. The delivery company Wednesday said it would not renew its ground delivery contract with Amazon when it expires in August. The ...
10:16, 08/07/2019

FedEx Caught in U.S.-China Tensions Chinese authorities were reported to be investigating FedEx over allegations it damaged the interest of customers, in the first action against a U.S. company amid heightening tensions over trade and technology....
22:32, 06/01/2019

FedEx severs ties with Amazon FedEx is severing ties with Amazon as the online retailer builds out its own delivery fleet and becomes more of a threat.       ...
12:48, 08/07/2019

FedEx to end delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx says it will not renew its ground-delivery contract with Amazon at the end of the month...Veuer’s Chandra Lanier has the story.       ...
20:16, 08/07/2019

UPS will not join FedEx lawsuit against U.S. government United Parcel Service Inc said on Tuesday it would not join a lawsuit FedEx Corp filed against the U.S. government that argues FedEx should not be held liable if it inadvertently shipped products in violation of an export ban....
16:48, 06/25/2019

Is the new FedEx Cup scoring format good, bad or just different? The FedEx Cup ends with the Tour Championship, a staggered scoring start and one winner. The change has received a lot of attention. Now we'll find out if it was all worth it....
07:01, 08/21/2019

Are the FedEx Cup Playoffs Rewarding the Wrong Players? Neither Tiger Woods, the Masters winner, nor Shane Lowry, the British Open champ, made the 30-man field of the playoff finale, the Tour Championship. Some players in the field are questioning the rules....
04:32, 08/22/2019

China's FedEx probe should not be seen as retaliation - Xinhua China's investigation into FedEx Corp over misdirected mail should not be regarded as retaliation against the U.S. company, state news agency Xinhua said on Sunday, amid worsening relations between China and the United States....
04:16, 06/16/2019

China's FedEx probe should not be seen as retaliation: Xinhua China's investigation into FedEx Corp over misdirected mail should not be regarded as retaliation against the U.S. company, state news agency Xinhua said on Sunday, amid worsening relations between China and the United States....
07:48, 06/16/2019

FedEx CIO Looks to Industry Collaboration to Scale Blockchain Blockchain is expected within a few years to become an “inevitable and essential” tool in tracking goods and reducing fraud in the supply chain, said FedEx’s CIO—but collaboration will be needed for the technology to really take off....
18:32, 04/29/2019

Traffickers sentenced for shipping drugs through FedEx KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Two men who used Federal Express to ship heroin and methamphetamine from Arizona to Kansas have been sentenced to federal prison. U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said 34-year-old David Thomas, of Kansas City, Missouri, was s...
00:48, 08/03/2019

Amazon Threat to FedEx Is No Longer ‘Fantastical’ Reports that FedEx is offering discounts to bolster demand for its air-delivery network shows how much the e-commerce giant has already disrupted the logistics industry....
12:00, 06/24/2019

Lowry bows out of WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational Shane Lowry, coming off his first major victory at the Open Championship, withdrew Tuesday from this week's World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational in Memphis....
10:00, 07/23/2019

FedEx drops Amazon (at least for Express shipments in the US) FedEx announced today that it won't renew its FedEx Express US contract with Amazon. Instead it will "focus on serving the broader e-commerce market." While Amazon relies on other carriers, usually UPS and the United States Postal Service, FedEx...
20:00, 06/07/2019

FedEx Slashes Prices to Fill Its Planes FedEx is offering big discounts to woo online merchants to its air network as it seeks to refashion a delivery system ill-equipped for the rise of e-commerce....
18:32, 06/23/2019

FedEx to end Amazon’s contract for plane service FedEx said on Friday it has decided to not renew its contract with Amazon for US cargo delivery through FedEx Express, the unit that delivers packages on planes. The move comes as Amazon builds out its own delivery network of planes, trucks and vans,...
19:00, 06/07/2019

The Latest: Huawei says not right for FedEx to divert cargo SHENZHEN, China (AP) — The Latest on Huawei’s motion challenging the constitutionality of a law that limits U.S. sales of its telecom equipment (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Huawei says it is in communication with FedEx and will mount a legal de...
23:32, 05/28/2019

Huawei accuses FedEx of diverting documents to the US Huawei's rapidly escalating fight with the US has taken a rather unusual direction. The company has accused FedEx of diverting two of its packages meant for China, and trying to reroute two other packages sent from Vietnam to other Asian offices...
21:32, 05/27/2019

FedEx to end ground-delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
08:16, 08/07/2019

Why Justin Rose is already talking FedEx Cup repeat Justin Rose believes he’s ready to win again. He won the Farmers Insurance Open in the winter and has contended in some big tournaments since, the Englishman has not added to his trophy case. On Friday in the second round of The Northern Trust, Rose ...
04:16, 08/10/2019

UPDATE 1-UPS will not join FedEx lawsuit against U.S. government United Parcel Service Inc said on Tuesday it would not join a lawsuit FedEx Corp filed against the U.S. government that argues FedEx should not be held liable if it inadvertently shipped products in violation of an export ban....
18:00, 06/25/2019

Need a passport fast? FedEx Office speeds it up with new service FedEx Office says its new service with RushMyPassport helps travelers who need to renew or rush their passports before a fast-approaching trip abroad.       ...
20:50, 07/05/2019

Xander Schauffele’s anger makes him intriguing FedEx St. bet After the wild ride of the condensed major championship season, the players must regroup quickly for the FedEx St. Jude in Memphis, the third of the four annual World Golf Championship events. Notable no-shows include Open champion Shane Lowry, Ricki...
13:32, 07/24/2019

FedEx to end ground-delivery deal with Amazon -Bloomberg U.S. package delivery company FedEx Corp will terminate its contract at the end of this month for small-package ground deliveries with Amazon.com Inc, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday....
05:48, 08/07/2019

Amazon is going to deliver a blow to FedEx, which just lost $2 billion FedEx Corp. is bracing for impact as it deals with the death of an Amazon partnership and slowing growth in the world economy.       ...
20:00, 06/25/2019

FedEx Profit Pressured by Express Unit's Woes FedEx’s profit was squeezed in its most recent quarter due to lower revenue at its Express air network and higher costs at its Ground business, as the delivery giant navigates turbulence in global trade....
15:16, 06/25/2019

Goldman says buy UPS, Fedex because concern Amazon is cutting them out is overblown Goldman Sachs is recommending buying FedEx and UPS, seeing more than 20% gains for both stocks, as the logistics companies are seen as competitive against new entrants like Amazon....
09:16, 07/10/2019

Some big names among notable golfers to miss the FedEx Cup Playoffs The list of golfers to miss the playoffs includes two who won PGA Tour events this season and two who have each won two majors.        ...
10:48, 08/05/2019

Woods aims to get back on track for FedEx Cup Playoffs Golfweek's Steve DiMeglio discusses Tiger Woods' recent struggles and how he can get back on track for the FedEx Cup Playoffs.        ...
16:48, 08/05/2019

UPDATE 1-FedEx to end ground-delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
08:16, 08/07/2019

FedEx ends ground delivery partnership with Amazon FedEx Corp confirmed on Wednesday it would terminate its contract with Amazon.com Inc for small-package ground deliveries, as the online retailer focuses on building out its own delivery network....
09:48, 08/07/2019

Chinese police investigate FedEx package containing handgun Police in Southeast China's Fujian province have launched an investigation after a FedEx parcel sent from the United States was found to contain a handgun, the latest Chinese-related problem to affect the U.S. package delivery firm....
16:32, 08/18/2019

| Thomas eyes FedEx Cup jackpot at Tour Championship Justin Thomas will start with a two-shot cushion as he aims to crown his season with victory at the Tour Championship and a $15 million FedEx Cup payday...
21:00, 08/21/2019

FedEx sues US over mandate to monitor Huawei shipments FedEx has already been accused of diverting Huawei's shipments, and it's not keen on dealing with more complaints. The courier has sued the US Commerce Department (including Secretary Wilbur Ross and Assistant Secretary Nazak Nikakhtar) to...
14:32, 06/25/2019

The Morning After: FedEx Express kicks Amazon to the curb Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Take a breath. That's about all of the time you have to recover from Apple's WWDC 2019 event -- really, a $999 monitor stand? -- and get ready for E3. Things will kick off with EA's Play event tha...
10:16, 06/08/2019

Huawei Says Reviewing FedEx Relationship After Packages 'Diverted' to US Huawei says FedEx diverted two packages sent from Japan and addressed to Huawei in China to the United States, and attempted to divert two more packages, all without authorisation....
22:16, 05/27/2019

Chinese authorities to file case for Fedex investigation Bejing authorities have moved to file a case to probe Fedex over allegedly violating Chinese clients rights, the state-run news agency Xinhua reported Saturday....
11:32, 06/01/2019

FedEx Sues Commerce Department Over Restrictions on Huawei FedEx, after botching some deliveries for Huawei, filed a lawsuit to stop the U.S. government from requiring the package giant to enforce a crackdown on the Chinese telecommunications-gear maker....
19:32, 06/24/2019

FedEx Ground to deliver on Sundays starting in 2020 FedEx Ground will begin delivering seven days a week for most of the U.S. starting in January 2020, the company announced Thursday.        ...
13:00, 05/30/2019

FedEx, in another error, misses delivery of Huawei package to U.S. FedEx Corp said on Sunday an operational error prevented a Huawei Technologies package from being delivered to the United States, just weeks after the U.S. delivery company said an error led to the Chinese firm's packages being misdirected....
07:32, 06/23/2019

FedEx Misrouted Huawei Packages After Changes to Internal Protocols Changes to FedEx’s internal protocols to comply with the Trump administration’s crackdown on Huawei Technologies caused the delivery giant to misroute two of the Chinese company’s packages to the U.S....
13:16, 06/03/2019

FedEx Says It’s Ending Express Shipping Service for Amazon The decision, while not financially significant for either company, shows how the online retailer has gone from a sought-after customer to a direct competitor of FedEx....
16:00, 06/07/2019

FedEx declines to renew Amazon’s U.S. air-delivery contract The shipping giant's decision reflects long-simmering tension with the online retailer, which has its own logistics operation that's taken the most lucrative delivery routes for itself....
18:32, 06/07/2019

China to probe FedEx after Huawei says parcels diverted China will investigate whether FedEx Corp damaged the legal rights and interests of its clients, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, after Chinese telecoms giant Huawei said parcels intended for it were diverted....
11:00, 06/01/2019

FedEx aims to boost service, profit more from online shopping FedEx Corp said on Thursday it will begin offering Sunday residential delivery and handoff fewer e-commerce packages to the U.S. Postal Service, as it works to bolster service and wring more profits out of the online shopping boom....
15:16, 05/30/2019

Exclusive: FedEx to hire 700 flexible rural and residential drivers FedEx Corp said it plans to hire about 700 flexible, part-time Express drivers in 160 U.S. residential and rural markets as customer-turned-competitor Amazon.com Inc puts pressure on established delivery firms....
18:00, 06/06/2019

China launches investigation into FedEx after Huawei packages diverted Four packages containing paperwork sent out by Huawei were found to have been diverted to FedEx headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee, instead of being delivered to Huawei offices in Asia....
15:16, 06/01/2019

UPDATE 2-China to probe FedEx after Huawei says parcels diverted China will investigate whether FedEx Corp damaged the legal rights and interests of its clients, the official Xinhua news agency said on Saturday, after Chinese telecoms giant Huawei said parcels intended for it were diverted....
18:00, 06/01/2019

UPS adding Sunday delivery next year, joining rival FedEx United Parcel Service Inc next year will join rival FedEx Corp in adding Sunday delivery services, efforts viewed as bids to fend off customer-turned-competitor Amazon.com Inc ....
19:00, 07/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Chinese police investigate FedEx package containing handgun Police in southeast China's Fujian province have launched an investigation after a FedEx parcel sent from the United States was found to contain a handgun, the latest Chinese-related problem to affect the U.S. package delivery firm....
20:48, 08/18/2019

FedEx CEO says US lawsuit is 'separate and distinct' from Huawei package mishaps FedEx CEO and Chairman Frederick Smith said the recent lawsuit against the Commerce Department is "separate and distinct" from the shipping incidents involving Huawei. FedEx has said those incidents were mistakes....
16:16, 06/25/2019

Responding to Trump, UPS, FedEx say they already fight illegal drug shipments United Parcel Service Inc and FedEx Corp on Friday said they already work closely with law enforcement to stop illegal shipments from entering the country, after U.S. President Donald Trump called on delivery firms to refuse packages of synthetic o...
11:32, 08/23/2019

FedEx confirms Huawei mail ban as new 'mistake' reignites Chinese ire FedEx Corp has apologized for another Huawei delivery "mistake," reigniting Chinese ire and drawing the fire of state media which suggested the U.S. delivery firm could end up on China's upcoming list of companies that harm national interests....
10:32, 06/24/2019

Here's how Amazon could dethrone UPS and FedEx in the US last-mile delivery market (AMZN) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. Business Insider In...
03:48, 07/04/2019

Exclusive: Huawei reviewing FedEx relationship, says packages 'diverted' Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei is reviewing its relationship with FedEx Corp after it claimed the U.S. package delivery company, without detailed explanation, diverted two parcels destined for Huawei addresses in Asia to the United States an...
13:48, 05/27/2019

Justin Thomas faces ‘weird’ test of leading from front at FedEx Cup • American begins on 10-under in tournament’s new format• Rory McIlroy in contention but has mixed views on set-upIt is quite a feat for a $15m prize, hiked by $5m from previous years, not to be the main topic of discussion at the Tour Championship. ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

China’s Probe of FedEx Demonstrates Beijing’s Ability to Hit Back at U.S. Companies Chinese regulators say they have launched an investigation into the U.S. delivery company FedEx after receiving “complaints from users,” Hong Kong’s South China Morning post reports. In a televised interview with state broadcaster C...
05:00, 06/03/2019

FedEx Express buys Israel's Flying Cargo international division * FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp, has acquired the business and assets of the international express division of Israel's FC (Flying Cargo) Express Ltd, the companies said on Wednesday....
03:16, 05/01/2019

Justin Thomas starts with big lead as scoring system shakes up FedEx Cup Justin Thomas holds a two-shot lead at the Tour Championship after a staggered scoring measure was created to stifle confusion at the season finale.       ...
01:32, 08/22/2019

FedEx sues U.S. government over 'impossible' task of policing exports to China U.S. parcel delivery firm FedEx Corp on Monday sued the U.S. government, saying it should not be held liable if it inadvertently shipped products that violated a Trump administration ban on exports to some Chinese companies....
18:16, 06/24/2019

Huawei's ties with partners FedEx, Flex fray on U.S.-China tensions American delivery firm FedEx Corp likely withheld more than 100 packages of Huawei, a report said, while the Chinese tech giant also blamed U.S.-listed Flex for seizing its goods, as Sino-U.S. tensions further strain business ties....
05:00, 07/26/2019

Justin Thomas in great position to win FedEx Cup after capturing BMW Championship title After winning the BMW Championship, Justin Thomas will start the Tour Championship finale with a two-shot lead at 10 under.        ...
23:16, 08/18/2019

UPDATE 2-Responding to Trump, UPS and FedEx say they already fight illegal drug shipments FedEx Corp and United Parcel Service Inc said on Friday they already work closely with law enforcement to stop illegal shipments from entering the country after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered delivery firms to refuse packages of the powerful pai...
13:00, 08/23/2019

China launches inquiry into FedEx parcel delivery errors: Xinhua Chinese authorities have launched an investigation into FedEx Corp over parcels delivered to the wrong addresses, China's official Xinhua news agency reported on Friday....
14:32, 06/14/2019

Report: Ian Poulter has heckling fan removed during first round of FedEx St. Jude Invitational Ian Poulter reportedly had another confrontation with a spectator Thursday at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational in Memphis.       ...
15:32, 07/26/2019

FedEx Sues US Government Over 'Impossible' Task of Policing Exports to China FedEx on Monday sued the US government, saying it should not be held liable if it inadvertently shipped products that violated a Trump administration ban....
13:00, 06/25/2019

FedEx profit beats estimates, warns of pain in 2020 from trade war Package delivery company FedEx Corp beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, but warned that U.S.-China trade tensions and the non-renewal of its contract with Amazon.com Inc would hurt its fiscal 2020 performance....
16:48, 06/25/2019

FedEx sues U.S. government over export restrictions after Huawei shipment issues The lawsuit challenges changes to export rules designed to keep technology out of the hands of entities or people that the U.S. government considers potential risks to national security....
17:00, 06/25/2019

U.S.-China tensions weigh on Huawei's ties with partners FedEx, Flex U.S. FedEx Corp on Friday again apologized and blamed Washington's ban on Huawei for being "unclear" as Beijing deepened an investigation into why the delivery firm was holding up packages meant for the telecoms equipment maker....
09:48, 07/26/2019

John Hickenlooper is right: Sanders socialism will ‘FedEx the election’ to President Trump Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper isn’t exactly a household name, but he just made a point that will resonate with Americans across the country. In a heated exchange with Sen. Bernie Sanders during Tuesday night’s Democratic presidential debate, Hicken...
02:16, 07/31/2019

UPDATE 3-Answering Trump, UPS, FedEx and USPS say they already fight illegal drug shipments FedEx Corp, United Parcel Service Inc and the U.S. Postal Service said on Friday they are already working to stop traffickers from using their services after U.S. President Donald Trump ordered delivery firms to refuse packages of the powerful painki...
15:32, 08/23/2019

FedEx apologises for not delivering Huawei phone to U.S., cites operational error-report FedEx Corp said an "operational error" caused a Huawei Technologies Co Ltd phone to not be delivered to the United States and the package delivery company apologised for the error, the Global Times reported on Sunday....
01:48, 06/23/2019

FedEx misses delivery of Huawei package to U.S.; China paper says retaliation threatened FedEx Corp said on Sunday an operational error prevented a Huawei Technologies package from being delivered to the United States, just weeks after the U.S. delivery company said an error led to the Chinese firm's packages being misdirected....
16:48, 06/23/2019

How the rise in e-commerce is presenting opportunities for new entrants to challenge UPS and FedEx in last-mile deliveries This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Current subscribers can read the report here. Outside of the US Po...
03:48, 07/04/2019

FedEx Sues U.S. Government Over Huawei Confusion, Says It Can't Inspect Every Package for Export Violations FedEx filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Commerce on Monday over restrictions that the Trump regime has put in place against the Chinese telecom giant Huawei. FedEx, which has gotten into trouble with Huawei for misdirecting some of the t...
06:48, 06/25/2019

Trump calls on UPS, FedEx and Amazon to 'search for & refuse' fentanyl deliveries from China In a series of tweets in which he called on American companies to look for "an alternative to China" on Friday, Trump singled out FedEx, UPS, Amazon and the United States Postal Service specifically....
14:32, 08/23/2019

China probe finds FedEx may have held back over 100 Huawei packages: report Chinese authorities investigating FedEx Corp suspect the U.S. delivery company illegally withheld more than 100 packages of Huawei Technologies and that it also violated other laws, state news agency Xinhua reported on Friday....
23:32, 07/25/2019

FedEx, UPS Find Formula for Delivering Seven Days a Week: Discount Sunday Drivers Drivers who will be working Sundays for FedEx and UPS under a new seven-days-a-week regime will be paid at a much lower rate than those that the companies use during the week....
12:16, 08/04/2019

Rory McIlroy, Brooks Koepka dazzle in third round WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational Buckle up. We've got a Brooks Koepka-Rory McIlroy final pairing in the FedEx St. Jude. What we learned from an eventful moving day in Memphis.       ...
18:16, 07/27/2019

FedEx apologizes for not delivering Huawei phone to U.S., cites operational error: report FedEx Corp said an "operational error" caused a Huawei Technologies Co Ltd phone to not be delivered to the United States and the package delivery company apologized for the error, the Global Times reported on Sunday....
00:16, 06/23/2019

Tiger Woods will play first two events of FedEx Playoffs, starting next week at Northern Trust Beginning at next week’s Northern Trust in New Jersey, Tiger Woods tweeted Wednesday that he’ll play the first two FedEx Cup Playoff events.       ...
18:16, 07/31/2019

Chinese state media says Beijing suspects FedEx broke law with failed Huawei shipments Chinese authorities suspect U.S. package delivery company FedEx violated the law by not making shipments of goods from the tech company Huawei to their recipients, the Xinhua state news agency reported on Friday....
21:48, 07/25/2019

Patrick Reed finishes strong for victory at FedEx Cup playoff-opening Northern Trust Patrick Reed scored his first victory since winning the 2018 Masters with a one-shot victory in the FedEx Cup playoff-opening Northern Trust.        ...
21:00, 08/12/2019

Hickenlooper scolds 2020 Dems: 'Medicare-for-all,' Green New Deal would 'FedEx' election to Trump Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper warned during Tuesday night's Democratic primary debate that "you might as well FedEx the election to Donald Trump” if the party adopts Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for All" plan, the so-called Green New Deal and o...
21:16, 07/30/2019

Tech news roundup: FedEx sues DOC, skilled workers are in demand, and how companies stay relevant This week’s TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include a Verizon error leads to massive outages, Apple’s plan to hire 2,000 employees, and five ways robots impact our lives....
10:16, 06/26/2019

Tech news roundup: FedEx sues the DOC, skilled workers are in demand, and how companies stay relevant This week's TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include a Verizon error leads to massive outages, Apple's plan to hire 2,000 employees, and five ways robots impact our lives....
11:32, 06/26/2019

FedEx Cup Playoffs: Brooks Koepka, Tiger Woods top the story lines to watch at The Northern Trust The two biggest names in golf right now -- Brooks Koepka and Tiger Woods -- will be in action, and both are in very different places.       ...
10:16, 08/06/2019

FedEx is suing the U.S. government over the 'impossible' task of policing exports FedEx is suing the United States government over export rules it says are impossible to follow because it handles millions of packages a day.       ...
11:32, 06/25/2019

FedEx Is Ending a Major Amazon Deal As Amazon Builds a Rival Shipping Network FedEx is snipping another tie with Amazon as the e-commerce giant emerges as a competitor by building its own shipping network. The ground-delivery contract with Amazon won’t be renewed when it expires at the end of this month, FedEx said in an...
07:16, 08/07/2019

After 'difficult' few months, Phil Mickelson looks to get on track at FedEx St. Jude Invitational Phil Mickelson arrived in Memphis for this week’s FedEx St. Jude Invitational after striking an uncertain tone following a rough British Open.       ...
17:48, 07/23/2019

NASA's new 'green' satellite fuel is so safe, you can FedEx it The first-ever test of the 'green' fuel is set to launch on SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket on June 24th. It's a partnership between NASA, Ball Aerospace, Aerojet Rocketdyne and the Air Force Research Laboratory.  &...
05:32, 06/18/2019

The Amazon is burning and smoke from the fires can be seen from space Smoke from record wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest blanketed São Paulo on Monday and could be seen from space.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Keanu Reeves set for ‘Matrix’ reboot with Lana Wachowski, original cast This is not a simulation. Like a cherry on top of this year’s “Keanussance,” Warner Bros. announced Tuesday that it’s reviving “The Matrix” franchise with a fourth installment — starring, of course, Keanu Reeves as his iconic character &...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Sign language interpreter’s ‘rap’ with Twista steals show Amber Galloway Gallego lets her fingers do the rapping. Sure, Twista was declared the “fastest rapper of all time” back in the day when he clocked in at 280 words per minute — but certified American Sign Language interpreter Galloway Gall...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Trump Reportedly Tells NRA Head: 'I'll Give You Cover' President Donald Trump has dropped any pretenses of moving to regulate guns more following another recent wave of mass shootings. Instead, he decided to have a nice phone call with the leader of the gun group that reportedly spent $31 million on his ...
21:32, 08/20/2019

U.S. Not Providing Flu Vaccines in Immigration Jails Even After Kids Have Died The U.S. won’t be providing vaccinations for migrant families held in government custody ahead of the next flu season, CNBC reported on Tuesday, despite the infection playing a role in the deaths of at least three children....
21:32, 08/20/2019

'The Matrix' reloads with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will again reenter "The Matrix," starring in a third sequel to the 1999 science fiction film that's expected to begin production next year....
21:32, 08/20/2019

White House Cancels Trump's Visit to Denmark After Greenland Flap The White House canceled the president’s planned visit to Denmark after the prime minister said she wouldn’t entertain President Trump’s proposal to purchase Greenland from the Scandinavian nation....
21:32, 08/20/2019

Trump cancels visit with Denmark PM after she rebuffs 'absurd' idea of US buying Greenland President Trump on Tuesday abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, saying there was no point to the trip after Frederiksen called the idea that the U.S. might buy Greenland from Denmark "absurd" -- and said t...
21:32, 08/20/2019

Cas to hear Chinese swimmer Sun Yang's doping case in public Only second case in Cas history to be held in public Sun faces allegations of wrongdoing during drug testA case in which China’s multiple world and Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang is accused of anti-doping violations will be held in public in a br...
21:32, 08/20/2019

US State Department approves possible $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan The U.S. State Department has approved a possible $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said on Tuesday in an official notification to Congress....
22:32, 08/20/2019

Central banks in Asia are cutting rates to prop up their economies — but that may not be enough "I think (rate cuts) will help, but whether they're going to be sufficient to counter the negative trade pressures and global growth slowdown and impact is debatable," one strategist told CNBC....
22:32, 08/20/2019

A Florida man is recovering after he was bitten by a kinkajou, an exotic animal native to Central and South America (WPTV)  A Florida man is recovering after he was bitten by a kinkajou, an exotic animal usually found in Central and South America. Michael Litersky said the animal showed up on his doorstep on July 24th, so he left some watermelon out for the kinkaj...
23:00, 08/20/2019

UA students carjacked at gunpoint, speak out TUCSON – A boyfriend and girlfriend just moved into their University of Arizona apartments. A date night that was supposed to be fun, turned into a nightmare at gunpoint. “I normally park my car across the street because there is free par...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Planned Parenthood withdraws from Title X family planning program Planned Parenthood announced on Monday that it was withdrawing from Title X, the federal family planning program that provides affordable birth control, over a new Trump administration rule that bars clinics in the program from giving abortion provid...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Rural Metro: Five-acre fire in Pantano Wash most likely human caused TUCSON – A fire acre brush fire in the Pantano Wash is under investigation after it ignited near Grant and Wilmot roads Tuesday afternoon. According to Rural Metro Fire Department, the blaze grew to five acres. While the fire is currently out, ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Jeffrey Epstein signed new will just two days before he died The financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein executed a new will just two days before he was found dead in his New York City jail cell this month, according to probate documents obtained by NBC News. @NBCNews has obtained the will that wa...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Lana Wachowski Return for The Matrix 4 The Matrix saga continues. Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will return as Neo and Trinity in the fourth chapter of The Matrix franchise, Warner Bros. announced Tuesday, which will be directed by......
23:32, 08/20/2019

Apple Debuts Credit Card as It Readies TV+ Launch Apple on Tuesday launched a smartphone-generation credit card in the US and moved closer to hitting the hot streaming television market with a new subscription service....
23:32, 08/20/2019

Exclusive: Philips, under investigation in U.S. and Brazil, fired whistleblower who warned of graft Healthcare giant Philips was warned of suspicious sales of its medical equipment to the Brazilian government, and failed to halt them, nearly a decade before an alleged bribery racket was exposed in the company's Brazil operations last year, Reuters ...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Dropping global bond yields, recession fears put BOJ in a bind Downward-spiraling bond yields and other potential signs of global recession have strung a tightrope for the Bank of Japan: it must keep pumping money aggressively to spur growth, but also prevent borrowing costs from sliding too far below the target...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Best Buy deliveryman sets elderly woman on fire; beats her to death: cops A Best Buy delivery man allegedly doused a woman with a liquid chemical and beat her to death after installing her washer and dryer in Florida, cops said. Jorge Luis Depre Lachazo, 21, arrived at the Boca Raton home with his coworker to install the a...
00:00, 08/21/2019

China's Geely posts 40% slump in first-half profit, sees uncertain demand outlook China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday first-half net profit skid 40% amid a sustained downturn in the world's biggest auto market, and it forecast an uncertain outlook for vehicle demand for the rest of the year....
00:32, 08/21/2019

Dotel arrested, Castillo cited for link to drug ring Authorities in the Dominican Republic have arrested Octavio Dotel and have cited Luis Castillo for alleged links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering ring....
00:32, 08/21/2019

| Dutch plan big Brexit beach party Thousands of people have signed up on Facebook to a Dutch beach party for Brexit, featuring food from across the European Union to mark Britain's departure....
01:00, 08/21/2019

US fencer punished for kneeling on podium at Pan Am Games, other athletes warned Two American athletes were given one-year of probation by the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) for taking a knee while on the podium at the Pan American Games, letters sent Tuesday revealed. ...
01:00, 08/21/2019

India expect 'positive' verdict on Davis Cup tie against Pakistan The All India Tennis Association (AITA) is hopeful its security concerns for next month's tie against hosts Pakistan will be addressed after the game's global governing body referred the matter to its Davis Cup committee....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Barcelona fail with first Neymar bid - Paper Round "Barcelona have their first Neymar bid rejected, Jadon Sancho gets a raise, Paul Pogba is off penalties for Manchester United, and the EFL were warned about Bury."...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Spy 101: China 'encourages' its students in US to steal defense and trade secrets Several foreign nations, notably China, push students flooded into U.S. colleges and universities to steal trade and defense secrets “whenever the opportunity presents itself,” according to a new report that highlights the threat to national security...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Football transfer rumours: Juventus to sign Ivan Rakitic from Barcelona? Today’s fluff is slowly gathering paceIs this the endgame for Alexis Sánchez at Old Trafford? Manchester United have been trying to offload the striker almost ever since he joined from Arsenal in January last year and, although the idea of the Stretf...
01:32, 08/21/2019

How Wow! Momo Grew From 1 Table To 274 Stores In 11 Years Headquartered at Jadavpur, where it all started in 2008 with a kitchen, two cooks and a table, Wow Momo Foods today fully owns and operates 271 outlets....
01:32, 08/21/2019

BTCC to trial reversed pit garage set-up for fans at Silverstone The British Touring Car Championship will trial reversed pit garage access next month at Silverstone to increase fan access ahead of a possible part-time 2020 introduction...
01:32, 08/21/2019

This 6-foot-8 teen chose soccer over volleyball as a kid. Finally, he listened to his mother. Francesco Sani, one of four players from the East Coast playing for the United States in the Under-19 world championships, learned the game from his mother, a former pro....
01:32, 08/21/2019

What is the best diet for leaky gut syndrome? Leaky gut syndrome causes uncomfortable digestive symptoms. Making certain dietary changes may help people manage these symptoms. Find out which foods to eat, and which to avoid, here....
01:32, 08/21/2019

Yeast infection after sex: What to know While sexual activity does not cause a yeast infection, it can increase the risk of one developing by introducing new bacteria to the vagina. Learn more in this article....
01:32, 08/21/2019

Crystal Palace defender Gary Cahill ready for debut as tough Man Utd trip looms Gary Cahill is 'more than ready' to make his Crystal Palace debut at Manchester United as the Eagles head to Old Trafford looking for their first win of the season....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Trump Acknowledges That His China Policies May Mean Economic Pain for the U.S. (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday his aggressive China trade policies may mean economic pain for Americans but insisted they’re needed for more important long-term benefits. He contended he does not fear a recessi...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Walmart Is Suing Tesla for Solar Panels That Went up in Flames NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart sued Tesla for “gross negligence” on Tuesday, saying that the electric car company’s energy division installed solar panels that went up in flames on its store rooftops. The retailer said fires broke ou...
02:00, 08/21/2019

High blood pressure in your 40s linked to smaller brain size at 70 People with high blood pressure in their 40s seem to have smaller brains at age 70, suggesting that looking after your health may help prevent some forms of dementia...
02:32, 08/21/2019

Former V.A. Doctor Charged in Deaths of 3 Veterans Prosecutors said that Robert Morris Levy was responsible for the deaths through incorrect and misleading diagnoses and that he had used a mind-altering substance while working....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Death toll from Afghan wedding blast rises to 80: officials The death toll from a suicide bomb attack on a wedding reception in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, has risen to 80, two senior officials said on Wednesday....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Japan, South Korea agree on need for dialogue to repair frayed ties Japan and South Korea agreed on Wednesday on the need for dialogue to resolve a feud over compensating Korean wartime workers that has spilled over into trade, and put a deep chill on ties between Washington's two Asian allies....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Brazil’s environmental changes under a far-right climate skeptic RIO DE JANEIRO — Pressure is rising around the administration of President Jair Bolsonaro to comply with Brazil’s pledge to fight global warming, as the international community gathers in the northern state of Bahia for a week-long UN workshop on cli...
03:32, 08/21/2019

The first hard seltzer festival has been announced Something big is bubbling up. America’s thirst for spiked seltzer has only just begun — at least, that’s what the creators of Fizz Fight, a brand new festival and tasting competition celebrating the official drink of summer 2019, ar...
03:32, 08/21/2019

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend The trade group Airlines for America forecast Tuesday that 17.5 million passengers will fly on US carriers between Aug. 28 and Sept. 3. That would be 2.5 million passengers a day and a 4% increase over the same week last year....
03:32, 08/21/2019

‘Mr. Tinder’ finds love offline after 14,600 failed matches The most popular man on Tinder couldn’t find love on the app — instead he found it IRL. Male model and trained pilot Stefan-Pierre Tomlin, 29, earned the title “Mr. Tinder” in 2017 after the app announced he’d gotten a record-...
03:32, 08/21/2019

| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian rule, a spokesperson has said....
03:32, 08/21/2019

| Zimbabwe bans third opposition protest Zimbabwean police have outlawed anti-government protests that had been scheduled to take place on Tuesday in Gweru, the country's third largest city, the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change has said....
03:32, 08/21/2019

Latest Interest Rates Charged By SBI On Loans, Other Details State Bank of India or SBI, the country's largest lender, has announced a slew of offers across different product categories such as car loan, personal loan, education loan and home loan. The bank......
04:00, 08/21/2019

Texas shale towns grapple with growth as oil-bust fears fade In west Texas, the center of the U.S. oil boom, about 3,800 students at Permian High School are crammed into a campus designed for 2,500, with 20 portable buildings to help with the overflow....
04:32, 08/21/2019

Antonio Brown dislikes updated helmet, has heart-to-heart with Jon Gruden on 'Hard Knocks' Antonio Brown remains a "Hard Knocks" focal point, calling his updated regulation helmet "ugly" and having a poignant conversation with Jon Gruden.       ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Daniel Jones, Giants respond to Baker Mayfield's criticism Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones addresses comments about him from Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield to GQ Magazine.       ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Russ Conway dies; writer's articles led to jail for NHL Players Association boss Alan Eagleson Longtime Boston hockey writer Russ Conway, a 1992 Pulitzer Prize finalist whose writing led to NHLPA boss Alan Eagleson's ouster, dies at 70.       ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

County cricket: Yorkshire v Notts, Warwickshire v Somerset – live! Follow the final day of play in latest county gamesEssex scrape win despite bowling Kent out for 40Email Graham, tweet or comment below the line 12.23pm BST Plenty more action in Division One ...Wickets at Edgbaston and here at Scarborough, and a dec...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Maruti Suzuki XL6: Key Features Explained In Detail The Maruti Suzuki XL6 has finally gone on sale in India, and it's the first three-row model to be introduced by the Nexa brand. Priced between Rs. 9.79 lakh and Rs. 11.46 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) the......
05:00, 08/21/2019

Maruti Suzuki XL6 Launch Highlights: Price, Features, Specification, Images Maruti Suzuki XL6, the much-anticipated premium MPV from Indo-Japanese carmaker has gone on sale in India today and we have all the highlights from the launch here....
05:00, 08/21/2019

Private island for sale outside Manhattan is shockingly cheap For $850,000, you could buy a shoebox in Brooklyn. But why not pick up a private island instead? Just 60 miles north of Manhattan, a small island with a wee house has hit the market. Known as Willow Island, the speck of land in Putnam County — ...
05:32, 08/21/2019

Glencore to expand controversial mining operations at McArthur River in Northern Territory Mine has been subject to allegations of contaminating environment and mismanagement of toxic waste Glencore has been given the green light to start work on its plans to vastly extend its controversial mining operations at McArthur River in the Northe...
05:32, 08/21/2019

First look photo: See Johnny Flynn as a young David Bowie in origin story 'Stardust' David Bowie's origin story is heading to the big screen in "Stardust." Bowie's son, Duncan Jones, says the family is not on board.        ...
05:32, 08/21/2019

Kim Kardashian slammed for Photoshop fail on her foot Kim Kardashian has been accused of a photoshopping blunder as a new promo pic for her perfume collaboration with sister Kylie Jenner seems to show her with six toes....
05:32, 08/21/2019

European stocks recover before Fed minutes, Jackson Hole gathering European stocks rallied on Wednesday as hopes for more monetary and fiscal stimulus helped assuage worries about global recession, political turmoil in Italy and endless trade wars....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Apple plans to tap China's BOE Technology for advanced iPhone screens: Nikkei Apple Inc is in the final stages of certifying advanced screens from Chinese display maker BOE Technology Group Co Ltd for its iPhones, as it attempts to reduce reliance on Samsung Electronics, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Analysis: Why sales are sliding for non-premium SUVs Mainstream SUVs such as the Skoda Kodiaq face premium-rival challenges Boom time is over for family-spec SUVs and crossovers as the market ‘normalises' When it comes to large crossovers, there are two trends that have been universally acknowledged...
06:00, 08/21/2019

Alcatel GO Flip V hands-on: Good call quality, average battery, and basic build It's very satisfying to end a call by flipping the top down on a phone while a large numeric keypad is great for aging eyes. I expected longer battery life and a bit more substantial flip hinge though....
06:32, 08/21/2019

Parle-G Joins 'Sacred Games' Meme Fest. Netflix And Swiggy Respond Since the second season of Sacred Games was released one week ago, people haven't been able to stop talking about it. On Tuesday, Parle-G - one of India's best-selling biscuit brands - took to Twitter......
06:32, 08/21/2019

Franck Ribery signs for Fiorentina on free transfer Franck Ribery has joined Italian club Fiorentina in another big signing for a team under new American ownership       ...
06:32, 08/21/2019

Analysis: Arizona State, North Carolina to rely on frosh QBs Analysis: College coaches aren't so hesitant anymore about relying on freshman quarterbacks early in season       ...
06:32, 08/21/2019

Record-breaking 20 qubits entangle to make “Schrödinger’s cat” in the lab Enlarge / In quantum computing, a cat state is a quantum state composed of two diametrically opposed conditions simultaneously. Physicists have succeeded in placing 20 entangled quantum bits in such a state of superposition. (credit: Forschungszentru...
06:32, 08/21/2019

Johnson courts Merkel after EU snubs backstop alternatives Boris Johnson will meet the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin this afternoon, just a day after she added her voice to EU scepticism about his "alternative arrangements" to the Irish backstop....
07:00, 08/21/2019

Tat's life: Bird wants tattoos taken off Indy mural A lawyer for former NBA star Larry Bird has asked an artist to remove certain tattoos from a large painting of Bird on an Indianapolis multifamily residence....
07:01, 08/21/2019

'You're the guy with the ball to the crotch': The inside story behind the funniest baseball card ever made Thirty years ago, Keith Comstock turned a routine minor league baseball card shoot into an unforgettable baseball-to-the-groin image. This is how the legendary card came to be, in the former pitcher's own words....
07:01, 08/21/2019

Amazon tests water in Israel with website to attract local sellers E-commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday launched a Hebrew-language website to recruit local Israeli companies to sell their products via Amazon.com, the latest step toward launching a local business in the country....
07:01, 08/21/2019

Fitbit to partner with Singapore government on health initiative Fitbit Inc will collaborate with the Singapore government on a health initiative that involves the use of its fitness trackers, the company said on Wednesday....
07:32, 08/21/2019

Going 'nude': UK supermarkets test plastic-free zones British supermarkets are starting to go "nude". Bowing to pressure from environmentally conscious consumers, big brand shops have begun taking steps to strip their shelves of plastic wrapping over concerns about saving the oceans from waste.  &...
07:32, 08/21/2019

Thank millennials for this: smaller restaurants in your future Future restaurants will be smaller, and "ghost" kitchens will be more common, to handle the onslaught of online orders from mobile apps, say experts.       ...
07:32, 08/21/2019

New Jersey stays alive in LLWS with major-league final play Sal Garcia motored into second base after his double, stood tall on the bag and did a little shimmy toward his Elmora Youth Little League dugout. His teammates from Elizabeth, N.J., along with pretty much all of their parents, friends and supporters,...
08:00, 08/21/2019

"Shame": BJP Hits Out At Congress Over P Chidambaram case The Congress should be ashamed that its senior leader P Chidambaram has turned into an "absconder", the BJP said today after daylong attack from leaders of the opposition party over what it called......
08:00, 08/21/2019

Cricket Board Says Will Grow Richer With New Paytm Deal India's cricket board (BCCI) said on Wednesday it will earn 58% more per match for the next four years as Paytm retained the title sponsorship rights for international and domestic matches,......
08:00, 08/21/2019

| Twitter agree to meet with Manchester United over Pogba abuse Twitter have reacted to calls for more to be done in preventing racist abuse of footballers on social media platforms and will meet with officials from Manchester United....
09:00, 08/21/2019

What the Future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Looks Like Without Spider-Man Spider-Man is swinging out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Sony and Marvel Studios, which previously worked together to create the last two solo Spider-Man films starring Tom Holland, have reached an impasse in negotiations for future rights ...
09:00, 08/21/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Justus Sheffield, Nick Solak arrive and Andrew Heaney dominates A couple of prospect call-ups might be of interest to Fantasy players, according to Scott White. Meanwhile, Andrew Heaney twirls a gem, and Tom Murphy continues to slug away....
09:00, 08/21/2019

|MkhwebaneheadstoConCourtoverGordhan,saysruling'createsunbearableconditions' Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has filed an application to the Constitutional Court for leave to appeal a High Court ruling which suspended the implementation of remedial action against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan....
09:00, 08/21/2019

|WATCH:BritishPMsetsthestageforaBrexitshowdown British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has demanded the Irish backstop - an insurance policy for the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland - be removed from any Brexit deal in a four-page letter to EU Council President Donald Tusk....
09:00, 08/21/2019

|ChinesepaperattacksTwitterandFacebookforshuttingaccounts Twitter and Facebook’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Hong Kong drew swift backlash from Chinese state media and internet users....
09:00, 08/21/2019

Giant hand sculpture in New Zealand draws mixed reviews: What 'nightmares are made of'? There's now a sculpture of a giant hand — with a face on it — in Wellington, New Zealand, and people are having all kinds of feelings about it.       ...
09:32, 08/21/2019

'Walking Dead' actress Christian Serratos in talks for 'Selena' role Christian Serratos, who plays Rosita on "The Walking Dead," is in talks to portray Selena Quintanilla in Netflix's upcoming series about the slain Tejano music star....
09:32, 08/21/2019

Liquidators of dead shitcoin factory Cryptopia must reconcile 900,000 user accounts one-by-one The liquidator overseeing the slow death of New Zealand-based shitcoin factory Cryptopia has issued its latest update and states progress is “pleasing.” However, it’s not all been plain sailing for liquidators Grant Thornton. It took several months f...
10:32, 08/21/2019

Google, Apple, and Mozilla won’t budge on Kazakhstan’s sneaky plot to spy on citizens Google and Mozilla stepped up their efforts to block Kazakhstan’s government from intercepting web traffic within the country. In a joint announcement made today, the two companies said they are deploying a technical solution to prevent the use of ‘Q...
10:32, 08/21/2019

Trump Says Danish Prime Minister Was ‘Nasty’ in Rejecting Greenland Offer Mr. Trump is interested in Greenland for military purposes, and because of its natural resources. But aides said he was already losing interest in the trip....
10:32, 08/21/2019

Access to naloxone reduces opioid overdose deaths, saves money, study says When police, firefighters, emergency service workers or laypeople had access to naloxone, deaths from opioid overdoses fell by 21 percent, according to a new study....
11:00, 08/21/2019

Yankees sign RHP Trevor Rosenthal to minor league deal The Yankees are adding a veteran arm who could potentially help down the stretch. Former All-Star reliever Trevor Rosenthal was signed on Tuesday to a minor-league deal. #Yankees have a minor lge deal with Trevor Rosenthal @JonHeyman @andersenreport...
11:00, 08/21/2019

US federal deficit to reach $1tn next year, report says CBO says debt is growing faster than expected as Trump explores tax cuts and giveaways that is only likely to increase the deficitUS federal debt will top $1tn next year even as Donald Trump explores tax cuts and other giveaways that are only likely ...
11:00, 08/21/2019

Greece pledges no help for Iranian tanker after U.S. warning Greece said Wednesday it won't allow a controversial Iranian oil tanker to pass through territorial waters on its way to Syria, following a stern warning from the United States....
11:00, 08/21/2019

Fitbit wins deal for 1 million new users in Singapore health plan Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October....
11:00, 08/21/2019

Nine teams vie for football on roller skates World Cup in Belgium Rollersoccer World Cup kicked off in Brussels on Monday as nine teams from the United States and Europe compete for the honors during the five-day biennial event....
11:32, 08/21/2019

A California high school found students’ cellphones too distracting, so they’re locking the devices up It wasn’t enough to just tell students at San Mateo High School to put their phones away during class, now, officials at the California school have told them to lock them away. And while their familiar companions may still be near, the high-schoolers...
11:32, 08/21/2019

Wednesday's Best Deals: Blink Security Cameras, AirPods, Clarks Private Sale, and More A Clarks Private Sale, a Blink XT2 Outdoor/Indoor Smart Security Cam, and $10 off your preorder of Dragon Quest 11 S for Switch lead off Wednesday’s best deals from around the web....
11:32, 08/21/2019

The Antonio Brown Helmet Saga Ends With A Wet Thud I suppose the only way the Antonio Brown Body Issue could wrap up was with him turning into a penitent and eager company man. He fought the law, the law yawned, took its feet off the desk, mixed itself a drink and hammered him flat, and he went “all-...
11:32, 08/21/2019

Good things come in threes! Tapir gives birth to third baby at Belgian zoo A Malayan tapir gave birth to its third baby at Antwerp Zoo in the north of Belgium last week, marking another success for the zoo which has been breeding the endangered species for 29 years....
11:32, 08/21/2019

Trump EPA says 'zero evidence' of biofuel waivers hurting ethanol producers U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday dismissed the biofuel industry's argument that waivers granted to small oil refineries were destroying demand and that were damaging for the ethanol producers....
11:32, 08/21/2019

Ford supplier touts engine shroud's noise reduction in Explorer Continental Structural Plastics, the Japanese-owned composites supplier, is manufacturing the Ford Explorer's engine shroud at its plant near the Ohio-Pennsylvania border....
11:32, 08/21/2019

Trump criticizes automakers cool on his mileage plan Last month, Ford, Honda, BMW and Volkswagen reached a voluntary agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules, defying Trump and his administration's effort to strip the state of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards....
11:32, 08/21/2019

Sebastian Maniscalco: the record-breaking comic who impressed Scorsese The world’s fifth highest-earning comedian talks about going from serving Robert De Niro drinks to co-starring with him on screenIt’s an early Thursday morning in Los Angeles and Sebastian Maniscalco sounds weary, but for good reason. Not only is he ...
11:32, 08/21/2019

Homeless Children Are Being Housed in Shipping Containers, English Report Finds A lack of affordable housing and changes to welfare benefits crisis have resulted in tens of thousands of children being forced to live in temporary facilities....
11:32, 08/21/2019

Boris Johnson Needs Help From Trump, but Not Too Much As he undertakes his first foreign trip, Mr. Johnson needs American support for Brexit. But he also needs help from Berlin and Paris, where the president is regarded with suspicion....
11:32, 08/21/2019

After Desperate Migrants Jump Ship, Italy Allows Rescue Vessel to Dock A ship carrying more than 80 migrants stranded at sea for nearly three weeks must be allowed to dock in Italy, a prosecutor ordered on Tuesday, ending a crisis that had grown more dire by the day....
11:32, 08/21/2019

'Not seen anything like this': Stumbling panthers may have been poisoned. It's stumping Florida officials Both cat species have been observed walking with a strange gait and may be suffering from some type of poisoning, Florida wildlife officials said.        ...
11:32, 08/21/2019

School officials laughed as they colored in black student's hair with marker, lawsuit says Three administrators at Berry Miller Junior High told the Texas student that his hair violated dress code policy. The teen's parents are suing them.        ...
11:32, 08/21/2019

Save $100 On Apple's Excellent New Mac Mini After years of neglect, Apple finally revived the Mac Mini late last year with a brand new model, featuring four Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports, a speedier quad core processor, and all-SSD storage. You’ll still need to provide your own monitor and periphe...
12:00, 08/21/2019

Review: A Nose by Any Other Name in a Hudson Valley ‘Cyrano’ Jason O’Connell and Brenda Withers’s adaptation of “Cyrano de Bergerac” at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival asks us not to take anything at face value....
12:00, 08/21/2019

Updated 2020 Bentley Bentayga to receive tech overhaul Bentley will bring its SUV up to date with the Continental GT and Flying Spur next year, and first prototypes have emerged Bentley will update its best-selling model - the Bentayga SUV - next year to bring it up to scratch with its latest models, an...
12:00, 08/21/2019

Drops app: Learn a language during your five-minute break If you have five minutes to spare, how to best can you use that time? Do you go for another coffee, run, or play a game? You could learn a new language instead...
12:32, 08/21/2019

Still got your old Nokia? Britons hoarding millions of gadgets It might be time to finally take that Nokia 3310 out of your desk drawer and get the Super Nintendo out of the loft, as UK households have been told they are hoarding too many old and unused gadgets....
12:32, 08/21/2019

New stegosaurus discovered by British team in Morocco The makers of the next Jurassic Park film could have a new dinosaur to play with after scientists discovered a never-before-seen species of stegosaurus that could also be the oldest of its kind....
12:32, 08/21/2019

Virat Kohli Hints At Four-Bowler Strategy For First Test vs West Indies A total of 120 points will be up for grabs in the two-match series beginning in Antigua on Thursday, marking the start of India's World Test Championship campaign....
12:32, 08/21/2019

My Favorite Estonian EV Maker Is Up To Some Fun Stuff I’ve written about Nobe, the scrappy little Estonian electric car startup that’s designed what I think is the most disarmingly charming EV—hell, maybe any modern car, EV or not—before. It’s been a little while since we checked in with them, so I reac...
12:32, 08/21/2019

The British Builder Of This Homemade Electric Motorcycle Is Okay In My Book A police officer pulled over a driver on London’s M25 motorway—the busiest motorway in the UK—not because the vehicle was obstructing traffic or causing any sort of issue, but more because the officer was so confused about what the vehicle was. It tu...
12:32, 08/21/2019

U.S. judge confirms Citgo directors appointed by Venezuelan congress The Citgo Petroleum board of directors appointed by Venezuela's opposition congress chief was confirmed by a U.S. judge on Wednesday, ending a challenge by former directors loyal to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
12:32, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Canada's Trans Mountain restarts construction on contentious pipeline expansion Trans Mountain Corp has restarted construction on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, the company said on Wednesday, a year after the contentious project stalled because of regulatory delays....
12:32, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. regulator votes to propose new guidelines on shareholder advisers The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday issued new guidance that aims to clarify how investors and advisory firms that cast ballots on their behalf should vote in corporate elections on issues like pay and diversity....
12:32, 08/21/2019

Gold Prices At An All-Time High On Increased Demand: 10 Points Rising for second day in a row, gold prices registered a new record high on Wednesday. Gold prices rose by Rs 50 to hit an all-time high of Rs 38,820 per 10 gram in Delhi, news agency Press Trust of......
12:32, 08/21/2019

As the Fed Frets, Retailers Rake in Sales Before Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell puts the finishing touches on a speech he is delivering this week, maybe he should take some time to listen to a playback of Target’s earnings conference call....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Royal Bank of Canada's Profit Increases Royal Bank of Canada’s profit increased in its fiscal third quarter as net interest income rose by almost 10%, but the bank’s chief executive said the lender would conserve capital and avoid acquisitions due to global economic uncertainty....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Goldman Pursues Majority Stake in Chinese Venture Goldman Sachs has applied with Chinese regulators to take a majority stake in an investment-banking joint venture, the most recent move by a foreign company to tap the nation’s vast financial sector....
13:00, 08/21/2019

'Struggles in turbulent air' caused BMW's BTCC form dip - Jordan British Touring Car Championship driver Andrew Jordan has blamed 'struggles in turbulent air' for his and points-leading team-mate Colin Turkington's sudden drop off in results at Thruxton last weekend...
13:00, 08/21/2019

Citroen targets Rally Germany win for Ogier with engine upgrade Citroen is hopeful that an engine upgrade and a better understanding of its asphalt performance will give Sebastien Ogier the chance to fight for victory on Rally Germany...
13:00, 08/21/2019

CNN Wonders If Smartphones Are Why The Tennis Youth Can't Beat Roger Federer An article over at CNN today formally advances a claim dropped casually by commentators, coaches, fans, and any crank with a taste for caricaturing a whole generation. Here goes: Smartphones are hampering tennis’s young players, which is why they ca...
13:00, 08/21/2019

Trump imposes rule allowing U.S. to detain migrant families indefinitely The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled a rule that allows officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States, eliminating a previous 20-day limit....
13:32, 08/21/2019

Trump says he will push to close background check loopholes for gun buys U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his administration would seek to close background check loopholes for gun purchases after Democrats accused him of reversing course on gun control measures....
13:32, 08/21/2019

The winners and losers of the retail apocalypse The winners and losers of America's great retail shakeout are becoming clear. Target and Walmart are definitely winners. Just about every traditional department store is losing....
13:32, 08/21/2019

Apple downgrade not because of China tariff risk, says analyst An analyst from Rosenblatt Securities told CNBC on Wednesday that the firm downgraded Apple not because of China tariffs but for reasons relating to Apple's slow growth in production sales and 5G networks....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Google's giant leap into video game streaming aims to disrupt a $135 billion industry Google's shift into the video game business with its new streaming service, Stadia, is a major move for the tech giant. The video game industry generated sales of about $135B in 2018, a figure that is predicted to hit $300 billion by 2025....
14:00, 08/21/2019

US has half a million fewer jobs than believed after big government revision There were 501,000 fewer jobs created from April 2018 to March 2019. Jobs in retail, hospitality and professional services were revised down sharply.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Renting your vacation home in these cities will make you the most money Looking to buy a vacation home to rent? It’s not always the big cities that will pull-off the most profit! Here's more on recent findings on the best cities to rent your vacation home.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Museum Day: More than 1,600 institutions across the country are free Sept. 21 Everything you need to know about Museum Day 2019, when more than 1,600 institutions in all 50 states will offer free admission.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

What a Trump payroll tax cut would actually mean for your wallet President Trump is considering reducing payroll taxes as a way to stimulate the economy. Here's a rundown of what you pay, and how it would affect your wallet....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Report: MLB sends memo to players warning about performance-enhancing drugs in sex pills According to ESPN, MLB issued a memo warning players that over-the-counter sexhual-enhancement pills could contain performance-enhancing       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Nationals' Hunter Strickland breaks nose in weight room, not expected to miss any time Washington Nationals pitcher Hunter Strickland posted on Instagram that he broke his nose following an incident in the weight room.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Roger Clemens rules out possible Congress run, 'climate in politics' impacts decision Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roger Clemens has ruled out a potential run for Congress, citing the current political climate.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Messi back in training, could be fit for weekend's game Lionel Messi was back in full training again on Wednesday and may be fit to face Real Betis in the Spanish league on Sunday       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

New wristband could predict aggressive outbursts in people with autism Researchers are hoping a new wearable wristband will help predict aggressive outbursts in people with autism. The device monitors heart rate, sweat production, skin surface temperature and arm movements. It can predict outbursts 60 seconds ahead of t...
14:00, 08/21/2019

SiriusXM's student plan only costs $4 per month SiriusXM thinks it has a simple way to get the back-to-school crowd listening to radio: offer it at an extremely steep discount. The satellite radio pioneer has introduced a Student Premier subscription that offers all the 200-plus music channels (pl...
14:00, 08/21/2019

An old Instagram hoax is back, and it's duping celebrities An Instagram hoax that first circulated in 2012 is back, and celebrities from Usher to Waka Flocka Flame, Julianne Moore, Julia Roberts and Rob Lowe have allegedly fallen for it. The post claims Instagram is changing its rules and everything you'...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Waze adds easy access to YouTube Music while you drive You'd think Google would have raced to make YouTube Music controls available inside Waze, but not so -- numerous third-party services got there first. At last, though, there's some harmony. Waze has added YouTube Music integration that br...
14:00, 08/21/2019

The Switch needs more Saturn games like ‘Panzer Dragoon’ If you love the Sega Genesis (or the Mega Drive, depending on where you live), there are countless ways to get your 16-bit fix. You can boot up a modern compilation, play them for free on your smartphone, or, soon, buy an adorable microconsole that p...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Without judgment or awe, Jawline traces the rise and fall of a teen internet celebrity There is a surprisingly humbling element to Liza Mandelup’s documentary Jawline, a bristling look at social media fame from the perspective of 16-year-old Austyn Tester. At first, Tester’s plan to use the power of positivity to become famous (a goal...
14:32, 08/21/2019

The Mindhunter season finale is frustrating as hell—and that's a good thing Wayne Williams, to use a phrase I’ve heard detectives say on TV, looks good. His stories are inconsistent, his movements suspicious—seriously, who goes out at 3 AM to “scout out” a vague address of someone you’ve never met, or even talked to on the p...
14:32, 08/21/2019

Exclusive: Here's the release date and track list for the Steven Universe: The Movie soundtrack With the arrival of the highly anticipated Steven Universe: The Movie just around the corner, fans will soon have the answers to some of their burning questions—mainly, “Who is this new gem messing up Steven’s whole retirement plan?” The trailer does...
14:32, 08/21/2019

Celebrities post old chain letter hoax en masse, proving they're as bad at the internet as your parents All of us ordinary people living in our hovels, collecting dirt into our hands, and spitting on it to sculpt model houses of the kind we’ll never be able to afford, often feel as if we’re impossibly far beneath the rich and powerful celebrities who d...
14:32, 08/21/2019

Instagram Chief Debunks Copyright Apocalypse Hoax as Spread Reaches Top Levels of Government If you follow a boomer on Instagram you’ve probably seen the latest viral hoax going around warning about the incoming copyright apocalypse.Read more......
14:32, 08/21/2019

Aerial photo shoot turned rescue drama: 2 saved along California coast The quick response from a nearby pilot helped the Coast Guard's ability to save two lives, Lt. Cmdr. Joshua Murphy said.        ...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Pope lets sick girl clap, dance on stage during speech A young girl, who slipped away from her mother at the Vatican's audience hall, clapped and danced on the stage during Pope Francis' speech on Wednesday. But Francis signaled to security to let her be....
15:00, 08/21/2019

Teen’s haunting senior photos honor dad killed in Afghanistan He’s gone but far from forgotten. High school senior Julia Yllescas lost her father when she was just 9 years old. Her dad, US Army Capt. Robert J. Yllescas, was wounded in 2008 by an improvised explosive device while deployed in Afghanistan. T...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Former VA doctor, who reportedly was impaired on duty charged with involuntary manslaughter, prosecutors say A former Veteran’s Affairs doctor in Arkansas, who was reportedly caught under the influence of an intoxicating substance during his tenure, was charged Tuesday with three counts of involuntary manslaughter after prosecutors say he misdiagnosed three...
15:32, 08/21/2019

Ohio man charged with kidnapping after woman escapes from freezer with frostbite, police say An Ohio man faces kidnapping charges after a woman told police she escaped from a freezer at a Cleveland-area home where she may have been held for days, according to police. ...
15:32, 08/21/2019

Escaped Georgia inmate wanted in Florida murder case kills himself, police say An armed, escaped Georgia inmate who was named as the prime suspect in the killing of a Florida man earlier this week turned his gun on himself after officers closed in on him, police said Wednesday....
15:32, 08/21/2019

North Carolina man used Honduran woman as sex slave, held her and her baby against will for months, cops say A North Carolina man was arrested after allegedly using the woman as a sex slave and holding her — and her 8-month-old baby — against her will for months, police said....
15:32, 08/21/2019

Florida mom insists her son who allegedly threatened mass shooting is 'just a little kid' making jokes A Florida mother defended her son as "just a little kid playing a video game" after authorities accused the teen of threatening a mass shooting at his school — a felony in the Sunshine State....
15:32, 08/21/2019

Watch: California 'emoji house' for sale after neighborhood feud A California home dubbed the "emoji house" after being painted with giant emoji images -- purportedly as an act of revenge against neighbors -- is being listed for sale....
15:32, 08/21/2019

Nikki Haley denies 'false rumors' she will replace Pence on GOP ticket in 2020 Nikki Haley, the former U.S. ambassador to United Nations, on Wednesday denied the “false rumors” that she could replace Mike Pence as the Republican Party’s vice presidential nominee in 2020....
16:00, 08/21/2019

What to do if your fantasy football draft is going terribly Here’s a fun story about being denied what you want: Some family, friends and I go to a chain restaurant we all normally enjoy. Turns out, they are out of one of the appetizers we wanted. Then we’re informed they are out of one of the main courses mu...
16:00, 08/21/2019

The Post’s theater critic is reviewing the performances of the Democratic candidates. In this installment, Elizabeth Warren cuts a Shakespearean figure in Arizona. Campaign politics is theater. Our chief critic, Peter Marks, brings his analytical eye to the trail, reviewing another of the front-runners while braving the heat in the Southwest....
16:00, 08/21/2019

| 14 injured after Airbus plane to Mauritius drops 100 metres over turbulence Fourteen people were lightly injured when a flight operated by Spanish charter airline Evelop from Mauritius to Madrid hit severe turbulence, the company says....
16:32, 08/21/2019

Singer Drake White: I’m battling the rare brain disorder AVM Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, Va., has revealed he was diagnosed with with a debilitating brain disease. About 15 minutes into his set last Friday, the “Livin’ the Dream”...
16:32, 08/21/2019

Plague-ridden prairie dogs force cancellation of Phish camping event This is probably not what Phish had in mind when they wrote their 1994 single, “Down with Disease.” Self-proclaimed “Phans” of the legendary jam band are singing the blues after being informed that a three-day camping event ti...
16:32, 08/21/2019

Jeremy Corbyn assembles opposition MPs in bid to block no-deal Brexit as he warns UK is heading for 'political storm' Jeremy Corbyn has invited senior politicians to a meeting to discuss blocking a no-deal Brexit as he warned the country is "heading into a constitutional and political storm"....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Donald Trump Greenland row: Danish PM Mette Frederiksen 'disappointed and surprised' at president's cancelled visit The Danish prime minister has said she is "disappointed and surprised" that Donald Trump cancelled his planned visit to the country over Copenhagen's refusal to sell Greenland to the US....
17:00, 08/21/2019

The Londoner: Parliament given poetry in motions In today's Londoner: Parliament given poetry in motions | Unity is brewing in the Commons | Lena Dunham's has Grand Designs | Jon Sopel floored by Trump...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Case Against P Chidambaram Built On Indrani Mukerjea's Statement: Sources The case against former Union minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti Chidambaram has been built on the statement of Indrani Mukerjea, the wife of former media baron Peter Mukerjea, sources have told......
17:00, 08/21/2019

Centre Gives Approval For Restructuring Of Army Headquarters Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the first batch of reforms in the Army including relocation of 206 officers from the Army headquarters, setting up of a separate vigilance cell and forming......
17:00, 08/21/2019

Ex-PNB Executive Declines To Undergo Polygraph, Narco-Analysis Tests Gokulnath Shetty, a former banker and key conspirator in the multi-crore PNB scam in which diamond merchants Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi are prime accused, on Wednesday declined to give his consent......
17:00, 08/21/2019

Overlooked No More: Lau Sing Kee, War Hero Jailed for Helping Immigrants Kee was awarded for his bravery in World War I, but later became a convicted criminal when he skirted discriminatory laws to help immigrants move to America from China....
17:00, 08/21/2019

China Acknowledges Holding an Employee of U.K.’s Hong Kong Consulate The detention of a trade officer has raised fears that the police in mainland China are arresting people to dampen support for protests in Hong Kong....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Amazon’s strategy to win over congressional critics: Tours of its giant warehouses Amazon woos members of Congress to its warehouses even as President Trump and his would-be Democratic rivals rip the retailer for its treatment of the people who work there....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Google's next Nest Mini speaker could be wall-mountable Google's Home Mini may receive a sizeable upgrade when its Nest-branded sequel arrives. Sources for 9to5Google claim an upcoming Nest Mini will represent a "substantial" improvement. For one, it wouldn't be confined to desks and tables --...
17:00, 08/21/2019

Opinion: Another Tiananmen Square in Hong Kong? The protests in Hong Kong are increasingly becoming a thorn in Beijing's side. How much longer will the Communist Party leadership sit back and watch? Don't count out China making a rash decision, says Alexander Görlach....
17:32, 08/21/2019

German captain of migrant rescue ship turns down Paris award Pia Klemp has rejected Paris' most prestigious civilian award, the Grand Vermeil Medal. She and compatriot Carola Rackete were offered the prize for their efforts in rescuing migrants in the Mediterranean....
17:32, 08/21/2019

Repatriation plans stir fear among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh Nearly 3,500 Rohingya living in Bangladesh fear for their lives after being told they would be sent back to Myanmar. DW's Naomi Conrad and Arafatul Islam spoke to them at their shelters in Cox's Bazar....
17:32, 08/21/2019

8 vegetables Germans love that you might never have tasted German supermarkets and farmer's markets can be a challenge for newcomers to the country. If Germans are fans of black salsify or kohlrabi, foreigners might not have a clue what are — or how to prepare them....
17:32, 08/21/2019

'King of Israel' Donald Trump: I am the chosen one Donald Trump has exposed himself to accusations of a messiah complex after self-referencing as "the King of Israel", "the second coming of God" and "the chosen one" in the space of a few hours....
17:32, 08/21/2019

Horse-Trading Begins for Italy’s Next Government. Who Will Outsmart the Other? The hard-right leader Matteo Salvini may have underestimated his rivals’ determination to stop him. Then again, anything can happen in Italian politics....
17:32, 08/21/2019

Get the top stories in your industry delivered to your inbox each week. Sign up here. Getty Hello! Business Insider now has a suite of weekly newsletters designed to get the top stories of the week in key industries directly to you, our readers. These are written by our top editors and reporters in areas ranging from tech to investing...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Read the pitch deck that business travel startup Lola used to secure $37 million in funding Lola.com CEO Mike Volpe thinks business travel on the whole is just horrible – but he saw that as a big business opportunity. Lola focuses on making it easier for medium-sized companies to manage corporate travel arrangements. Companies use the...
18:00, 08/21/2019

A 25-year-old model is suing billionaire financier Chinh Chu after breaking her pelvis on a zip line at his estate Noam Galai/Stringer Model Simona Andrejic is suing billionaire investor Chinh Chu for several million dollars after she crashed while riding his a zip line at his estate, Page Six reported. The Serbian model fractured her pelvis in multiple areas an...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Critics are already loving the horror-comedy 'Ready or Not.' Here's what they're saying about the surprise hit. Fox Searchlight Pictures The bride-centric horror-comedy "Ready or Not" hit theaters on Wednesday and it has already been receiving rave reviews from critics. It stars Samara Weaving, Adam Brody, and Andie MacDowell and currently sits at 89% on the ...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Scars of terrorism ‘run deep’, UN chief says, paying tribute to victims  The scars of terrorism “run deep”, and while they may fade with time, “they never disappear”, the United Nations chief said on Wednesday, in his message for the second International Day of Remembrance and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism. ...
18:00, 08/21/2019

What to know about a pimple on the finger Many things can cause a pimple-like bump to develop on the finger, such as a wart or atopic dermatitis. Treatment depends on the cause. Learn more about finger pimples here....
18:32, 08/21/2019

How do nicotine-free e-cigarettes affect blood vessels? New research looks into the short term effects of vaping on blood vessels. Nicotine-free e-cigarettes may be more harmful than experts previously believed....
18:32, 08/21/2019

Fulham 4 Millwall 0: Scott Parker's pass masters maul Lions in London derby drubbing Millwall manager Neil Harris had said in the build-up to this match that Fulham were the best side in the Championship - and on this evidence he might be right....
18:32, 08/21/2019

Steam disables payments in local Argentinian currency Steam is no longer accepting the Argentinian peso currency as the country deals with economic uncertainity and potential default on its IMF debt.Read More...
19:00, 08/21/2019

Why financial services companies need to invest in voice and chat (VB Live) Financial services companies are using conversational assistants to drive digital engagement, streamline customer communications, build revenue. and more. Read More...
19:00, 08/21/2019

Dave Chappelle to host free Dayton block party after mass shooting Comedian Dave Chappelle will host a free block party for the people of Dayton, Ohio, on Saturday, less than three weeks after a mass shooting killed nine people....
19:00, 08/21/2019

No panic stations as Barty heads to New York to do some damage "No worries" is one of Australia's more notable contributions to the English language but Ash Barty has preferred the mantra "no panic stations" over the last few weeks as she hit the American hardcourts to prepare for the U.S. Open....
19:32, 08/21/2019

Uber trying to put brakes on Florida salon app’s trademark A single mother from Florida is gearing up for battle with ride-hailing behemoth Uber over an app she is building. Carolina Vengoechea, 45, tells The Post that Uber has demanded she give up the name of her beauty salon app, called “BeauBer.” But she ...
19:32, 08/21/2019

Walmart to reopen store where El Paso massacre took place with memorial for victims When the El Paso Walmart where 22 people were killed reopens in three to four months, the renovated property will have a memorial to the shooting victims, a company spokesman said Wednesday....
20:00, 08/21/2019

'Dinosaur bosses' averse to hire pregnant women More than 10% of employers would hesitate to hire a woman who they think might get pregnant, showing that "dinosaur bosses" are still found in workplaces, a new study suggests....
20:32, 08/21/2019

Interserve lines up Aggreko's Hanna for board role One of Britain's most experienced boardroom figures is being lined up to join the board of Interserve, the outsourcing giant which was briefly forced into administration earlier this year....
20:32, 08/21/2019

White House steps up fight against foreign-made fentanyl, synthetic opioids The White House announced new steps Wednesday to fight the arrival of synthetic opioids on U.S. soil, identifying several Chinese nationals as "significant narcotics traffickers."...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Watchdog: Child migrant shelters failed to meet safety, cleanliness standards A Texas-based nonprofit organization contracted by the U.S. government to care and house unaccompanied migrant children failed to meet safety and cleanliness standards, according to a government watchdog report....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Police release sketch, video of suspect in Cal State Fullerton death Police on Tuesday released a sketch and surveillance video of the suspect who fatally stabbed a retired California State University Fullerton administrator....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Raphael Saadiq Finally Put His Past on the Record From his days with the ’90s R&B band Tony! Toni! Toné! through his work for Solange and Mary J. Blige, he’s hesitated to bring his personal history into his music. That’s changing now....
21:00, 08/21/2019

These May Be The Most Superfluous-Seeming Pop-Up Headlights In All Motoring History I think most red-blooded people enjoy pop-up headlights on some level. Even if you’re not crazy about the oddly eye-less look of many cars with them, you have to appreciate that little extra bit of kinetic fun that comes when your lights don’t just s...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Cleveland cop allegedly filmed himself urinating on girl at school bus stop A Cleveland police officer was arrested for allegedly recording himself urinating on a 12-year-old girl while she was waiting for her school bus, according to a report. Officer Solomon Nhiwatiwa, 34, drove up to the minor last Friday in Euclid, Ohio ...
21:00, 08/21/2019

New images of the Titanic show ‘shocking’ decay Rose would be so disappointed. For the first time in nearly 15 years, footage has been captured by humans showing the wreck of the Titanic — and things aren’t looking good for the legendary ship. “Titanic is returning to nature,” said Par...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Trump says he’s the ‘chosen one’ to confront China over trade President Trump on Wednesday proclaimed that he was the “chosen one” to end China’s unfair trade practices — and again blamed his predecessors for not dealing with the issue during their own time in office. “I am the chosen one,” the president, looki...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Catholic Priest Abuse Survivors’ Group Says It’s ‘Cowardly’ That Convicted Cardinal Has Not Been Defrocked An Australian appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Cardinal George Pell, who was found guilty earlier this year of molesting two 13-year-old choir boys in the 1990s. And yet, Pell still retains his title in the Catholic Church. The Vat...
21:32, 08/21/2019

Astros stunned in historic upset at sportsbooks Despite closing as +435 underdogs at Caesars Sportsbook and only managing two hits off Justin Verlander, the Tigers pulled off the largest upset in the majors in the last 15 years....
21:32, 08/21/2019

First Lexus EV will be urban-focused hatch New EV will have a more futuristic look than other Lexus cars Luxury brand's first electric car will be unveiled in concept form in October Lexus will make a long-awaited transition into fully electric propulsion with a forward-thinking small EV t...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Jay Inslee, governor centered on climate change, drops out of presidential race Washington state governor Jay Inslee, who entered the presidential race with an argument that climate change is the central issue of our time, dropped out of the race for Democratic nominee for president on Wednesday....
22:00, 08/21/2019

More evidence that Apple will bring Apple Pencil support to iPhone 11 If it indeed turns out that iPhones in Apple’s next-generation lineup will include support for Apple Pencil, there will almost certainly be tons of replaying of Steve Jobs’ introduction of the iPhone back in 2007 — and rehashes, spe...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Microsoft contractors listened to conversations from Xbox One users In a story that shouldn’t surprise anyone at this point, Vice is reporting that contractors working for Microsoft were able to listen to voice commands and full-on conversations spoken by Xbox One users. Similar to stories we’ve seen invo...
22:00, 08/21/2019

iPhone 11 tipped to ship with bigger batteries and a faster charger Apple is widely expected to unveil the iPhone 11 series on September 10th, with the three new iPhones expected to hit stores some 10 day later. As much as Apple wants to keep its next smartphone secret, we inevitably find out several details about th...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announces end of presidential bid Inslee announced his decision on MSNBC, saying it's become clear that he won't win. He has kept the option of running for a third term as governor open throughout his presidential campaign....
22:00, 08/21/2019

AFL-CIO's Trumka warns Democratic union endorsement not automatic AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka warned Democrats on Wednesday that they could not take union endorsements for granted and would have to meet a higher bar this election cycle to get them. The leader of the nation's largest labor federation also urged...
22:32, 08/21/2019

HTC Wildfire X to Go on Sale in India Today: All You Need to Know HTC Wildfire X price in India starts at Rs. 10,999 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage option, while its 4GB RAM + 128GB storage variant carries a price tag of at Rs. 13,999....
22:32, 08/21/2019

This Unwatchable Trump 'Satire' Could be the Worst Thing The Simpsons Has Ever Done I have a deep love for The Simpsons, despite its flaws, which is why it gives me no pleasure to say this: what the fuck is this piece of trash Trump video they just put out?...
22:32, 08/21/2019

Boston's Straight Pride Parade Decides It's a Cosplay Contest Now The best thing just happened to the upcoming Boston “Straight Pride” Parade (second to this dumbassevent being cancelled): It’s been turned into a cosplay contest!...
22:32, 08/21/2019

South Africa's Exxaro half-year earnings surge 42%, EBITDA drops South African miner Exxaro Resources said on Thursday its half-year earnings surged 42%, as solid income from its equity investments offset lower EBITDA....
23:00, 08/21/2019

Japan's Yokohama says to join race to host newly legalised casino Yokohama, Japan's second-largest city, raised its hand on Thursday to host a casino resort, a newly legalised industry the government hopes will stimulate the economy and tourism....
23:00, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 2-Profit slumps at Australia's South32 as trade war hits aluminium prices * Shares drop to their lowest in over 2 years (Recasts to add details from statement, analyst comments, background on trade war and coal, and share performance)...
23:00, 08/21/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares sit still, await clarity on Fed policy Asian shares went flat on Thursday as uncertainty over the outlook for both U.S. interest rates and the chance of global fiscal stimulus sucked the life out of markets....
23:00, 08/21/2019

METALS-Base metals fall after Fed minutes Most industrial metals on the London Metal Exchange (LME) slipped on Thursday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled that it was not on a preset path to more monetary policy easing....
23:00, 08/21/2019

Paramount Pictures' biggest titles coming to Aussie streaming service Stan With Disney Plus launching in Australia this November, there's been a lot of speculation about what happens to Stan's current library. If its short-term deal with the Walt Disney Company does expire once Disney Plus arrives Down Under, subs...
23:00, 08/21/2019

'Bombshell': How much do Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman resemble their Fox News figures? Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman take on Fox News personalities in "Bombshell." See how closely the actors resemble their real-life counterparts:        ...
23:32, 08/21/2019

Taylor Swift says she will 'absolutely' re-record music after losing rights to Scooter Braun In an interview for CBS Sunday Morning, Taylor Swift confirms she plans to re-record her past songs in order to regain control from Scooter Braun.        ...
23:32, 08/21/2019

Now's the Best Time to Try Microsoft's Chromium-Based Edge Browser Microsoft’s speedy Chromium-based Edge browser has been available in both developer and canary builds (not mention leaked versions) for months. Now that the company has officially launched a more stable “beta” channel of the browser, you might want t...
23:32, 08/21/2019

Amazon Prime Student Members: Get 40% Off an Echo Device Right Now If you’re an Amazon Prime Student member, Amazon is running a pretty solid Back to School deal right now on Echo devices that allows you to get 40% off a device for your dorm room....
23:32, 08/21/2019

Police search for sniper who shot Los Angeles County deputy sheriff A sniper opened fire at a Los Angeles County sheriff's station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding a deputy and sending police SWAT teams hunting for a gunman on the loose in buildings nearby....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Anti-vaccine activist charged for assault of California senator The man behind a petition drive to recall a California state senator and physician pushing for tougher vaccine requirements was charged on Wednesday with assault after livestreaming himself shoving the lawmaker in a sidewalk confrontation in Sacramen...
00:00, 08/22/2019

Paralympics chief wants Tokyo 2020 to help change perceptions Andrew Parsons, president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), hopes Tokyo 2020 will spark a change in perceptions of people with disabilities in Japan....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Sixteen years after U.S. Open glory, Roddick searches for American successor When Andy Roddick hoisted his first -- and last -- U.S. Open trophy in 2003, few could have imagined America's men were in for a more than 15-year Grand Slam title drought....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Japan speculates over identity of final Olympic torchbearer With the Tokyo Olympics less than a year away, speculation is growing in Japan over who will be the final torchbearer to light the cauldron in the new Olympic Stadium, in the traditional ritual that begins every Games....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Is Andreescu the next big thing? Not so fast When Bianca Andreescu became the first homegrown winner of the Canadian Open in 50 years, the tennis world declared the teenager as the sport's next big thing....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Todd Chrisley Has ''Forgiven'' Daughter Lindsie But Stands By His Parenting Amid Extortion Claim Todd Chrisley knows what's best right now... and that's forgiveness. Last week, the 50-year-old reality TV personality and his wife Julie Chrisley were indicted for tax evasion......
00:00, 08/22/2019

Yes, Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter Really Got Brody Jenner a Weed-Themed Birthday Gift What divorce filing? Mere hours have passed since Liam Hemsworth filed for divorce from Miley Cyrus, but that's already in the past for her and Kaitlynn Carter. Instead, they are......
00:00, 08/22/2019

Grey's Anatomy Season 16: What We Know So Far Grey's Anatomy's got some major problems to deal with when it comes back for season 16. In the only real good news, Teddy just had a baby and finally seems to be on the right......
00:00, 08/22/2019

Tarek El Moussa Is the "Luckiest Guy" During Birthday Celebration With Heather Rae Young It's about to be a flipping good year for Tarek El Moussa. While celebrating his 38th birthday today, the Flip or Flop star was able to enjoy the day with his new girlfriend Heather......
00:00, 08/22/2019

Angelina Jolie Beams With Pride as She Drops Son Maddox Off at College She's not a regular mom, she's a cool mom! Angelina Jolie dropped son Maddox Jolie-Pitt off at college on Wednesday. That's right, the Oscar winner was there to get her eldest......
00:00, 08/22/2019

Prince George's Homework Assignments Will Make You Thrilled to Be Out of School Prince George's school doesn't mess around! As Prince William and Kate Middleton's eldest child prepares for a new school year in early September, he better be prepared for an......
00:00, 08/22/2019

Group rallies outside Tucson VA TUCSON — A group gathered across from the VA Wednesday morning to rally against the privatization of veteran healthcare and union-busting practices. The Department of Veterans Affairs proposed new guidelines earlier this year that would make it...
01:00, 08/22/2019

DIGGING DEEPER: City works to combat low-income housing shortage TUCSON – We have an update on a story we told you about on the lack of housing for low-income and senior renters who receive Section 8 benefits. News 4 Tucson has been digger deeper into possible solutions to the problem. We told you about Lill...
01:00, 08/22/2019

Police identify victim in Tuesday’s fatal motorcycle collision Police say 34-year-old Christopher M. Wright succumbed to his injuries after a serious injury-collision at the intersection of Golf Links and Kolb roads. TUCSON –Tucson Police Department has identified the motorcyclist in Tuesday’s fatal collision. P...
01:00, 08/22/2019

Digital parenting tips for back-to-school season (NBC News) It’s back-to-school season, which is the perfect time for parents to take extra steps to make sure their kids are being safe online. The Family Online Safety Institute is hosting workshops in partnership with Verizon this month to help fam...
01:00, 08/22/2019

Two killed in serious vehicle collision on northwest side TUCSON – A man has died in connection to a serious vehicle collision at a northwest side intersection Wednesday morning. According to Golder Ranch Fire District, the three-vehicle crash occurred at Tangerine Road and La Canada Drive. Tangerine ...
01:00, 08/22/2019

Russian state media celebrates Trump's comments President Donald Trump's comments that he would like to see Russia join the G8 are being lauded on state TV in Russia. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen reports....
01:00, 08/22/2019

UPDATE 1-GSK long-acting HIV injection succeeds in study GlaxoSmithKline's prospective two-monthly two-drug injection to treat HIV was as effective as a monthly dose of the same regimen in maintaining viral suppression at 48 weeks in a late-stage study, the British drugmaker said on Thursday....
01:00, 08/22/2019

Spacewalking NASA astronauts add parking spot to space station CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Spacewalking astronauts added another parking spot to the International Space Station on Wednesday. NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Andrew Morgan successfully installed a docking port delivered by SpaceX last month. It will be u...
01:32, 08/22/2019

It's still a 'two-horse race' for Project Sunrise planes: Qantas Alan Joyce, CEO of Qantas, says ultra-long haul trial flights from New York or London to Sydney will help the company to test out fatigue risk management and develop the case for Project Sunrise....
01:32, 08/22/2019

Opinion: As Loyola's Sister Jean turns 100, she continues to be example of life well lived The incredible life of Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, Loyola-Chicago's biggest fan, was celebrated Wednesday as she turned 100 years old.       ...
01:32, 08/22/2019

Nordstrom beats profit estimates as it clears inventory faster and sells more online Upscale U.S. retailer Nordstrom Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as it said it had cut costs and cleared more inventory, sending its shares up 10% in extended trading....
02:32, 08/22/2019

Facebook shuts dozens of Myanmar social media accounts over 'inauthentic behavior' Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to "manipulate or corrupt public debate"....
02:32, 08/22/2019

Experts Scramble to Study Ancient Fort Before It’s Lost to the Sea Archaeologists working on the 2,500-year-old Dinas Dinlle hill fort on the Gwynedd coastline in Wales are racing a climate change clock to uncover the site’s secrets before they are lost to the sea.  ...
03:00, 08/22/2019

'Last act of manipulation': Epstein put assets in secret trust before death The will Jeffrey Epstein signed two days before he killed himself in his New York prison cell put more than $577m (£476m) of his assets into a secret trust fund, it has emerged....
03:00, 08/22/2019

Verstappen "very important" to Honda's F1 plans says Yamamoto Honda's Formula 1 managing director Masashi Yamamoto says it is "very important" for the manufacturer to have a driver like Red Bull's Max Verstappen as part of its project...
03:32, 08/22/2019

Automakers snub Trump to side with climate crisis, says Obama-era official Companies are considering years of regulatory uncertainty when aligning with California’s mileage standards dealAutomakers pushing back against Donald Trump’s rollbacks to mileage standards want to avoid drawn-out court battles and be seen as on the ...
03:32, 08/22/2019

Protesters defend sacred 800-year-old Djap Wurrung trees as police deadline looms Victoria police circle ahead of slated bulldozing of more than 260 trees that are significant to Aboriginal women A standoff between authorities and hundreds of protestors trying to protect sacred trees in western Victoria could come to a head on Thu...
03:32, 08/22/2019

Brittany Runs a Marathon Is a Heartfelt Comedy About the Strides We Take Toward Self-Improvement A movie about a woman who is, medically speaking, overweight and who changes both her body and her life by running is a dangerous proposition in our era. The knee-jerk Internet response is already primed and ready to go: “Healthy bodies come in...
03:32, 08/22/2019

Nah, Jigga: Jay-Z Reportedly Has No Chance of Getting His Hands on an NFL Team After a controversial announcement that he was making a deal with the devil the oft-criticized NFL, word on the street (h/t TMZ) was that Jay-Z was in line to become part owner of some unnamed football team....
04:00, 08/22/2019

Cyntoia Brown Releases Debut Book Cover, Says She's 'Loving Every Single Thing' About Her Freedom Two weeks after her release in prison, Cyntoia Brown is sharing what’s she’s been enjoying the most about her freedom: the simple things....
04:00, 08/22/2019

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment, Discrimination Allegations With the integrity of the Philadelphia police department crippled by allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination, commissioner Richard Ross made the abrupt decision to resign on Tuesday....
04:00, 08/22/2019

Arsenal optimism faces first major test at Liverpool "The two remaining teams with 100 percent Premier League records this season go head-to-head on Saturday when Liverpool host a new-look Arsenal at Anfield in an encounter that will act as a barometer to measure the London club\u0027s progress."...
04:32, 08/22/2019

South Korea Cancels Intelligence Sharing With Japan Over Trade Dispute (SEOUL, South Korea) — South Korea said Thursday it is canceling an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan amid a bitter trade dispute, a surprise announcement that is likely to set back U.S. efforts to bolster mutual security cooperation with tw...
05:00, 08/22/2019

How Toyota got so big and why it wants to be less 'boring' Toyota's revolutionary approach to manufacturing turned it from a tiny Japanese automotive latecomer into one of the biggest car companies in the world. But its designs have often played it safe. Now it wants to build exciting cars....
05:00, 08/22/2019

China telcos weigh sharing 5G network to cut costs, potentially hurting Huawei China Telecom said on Thursday it is ready to build a 5G mobile network with its rivals in order to reduce costs, a proposal that is likely to cut multi-billion dollar equipment orders for vendors such as Huawei Technologies....
05:00, 08/22/2019

Hollywood actor Tim Roth says rise of populism hurt British politics Hollywood star Tim Roth, who launched his acting career playing a racist skinhead in 1980s Britain, said on Wednesday that the "odium of populism" had led to a deterioration in British politics and beyond....
05:00, 08/22/2019

| Schmidt gives Byrne chance to book World Cup ticket Ross Byrne has the chance to book his place on the plane to Japan for the Rugby World Cup as he starts at flyhalf for Ireland in their warm-up Test against England....
05:32, 08/22/2019

Japan's Digital Pop Stars Blur Line Between Virtual and Reality Known as VTubers, and animated by real people, they have become embedded in Japanese culture, acting as live performers, corporate PR officials and surrogate children....
05:32, 08/22/2019

August Data Could Prove Ominous for Lagging Industrial Stocks One of the hardest-hit areas of the stock market in recent months faces a fresh test Thursday when a series of reports on the manufacturing industry are released....
05:32, 08/22/2019

Volkswagen CEO interested in Tesla stake: Manager Magazin Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess is interested in acquiring a stake in Tesla , German business publication Manager Magazin reported on Thursday, citing company sources....
05:32, 08/22/2019

Mira Sorvino western 'Badland' finds distributor Cinedigm picked up North American distribution rights to "Badland," a western starring Mira Sorvino, Kevin Makely, Trace Adkins, Bruce Dern, Tony Todd, Wes Studi and Jeff Fahey....
06:32, 08/22/2019

Blazin' Saddles: La Vuelta - 7 key stages of the 2019 race "Starting with a team time trial in Torrevieja and finishing in Madrid with a showpiece circuit race in the Spanish capital, the 2019 Vuelta a Espana is a tough, persistently hill affair. Here\u0027s a closer look at seven of the key stages where the...
06:32, 08/22/2019

Chile's SQM profits plummet on falling lithium prices Chile's SQM, the world's No. 2 producer of lithium, saw its quarterly earnings plummet by nearly half amid a slump in prices for the ultralight battery metal, even as sales volumes grew....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Equinor gets government funding for wind turbines at North Sea oilfields Equinor will get a 2.33 billion Norwegian crowns ($260 million) subsidy for its planned construction of floating wind turbines that will supply power to North Sea oil platforms, Norwegian state investment agency Enova said on Thursday....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Walter Tull: football's hidden pioneer whose story everyone should know One of the first black professional players is too little celebrated and a trip to his ancestral home in Barbados was eye-openingWalter Tull. It’s a name every player and football fan should know. But in reality, few know the story of this incredible...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Bolton accept resignations of manager Phil Parkinson and his assistant • Academy manager Jimmy Phillips takes interim charge• Club statement: both men ‘leave with their heads held high’Bolton Wanderers are without a manager after the beleaguered club accepted the resignations of Phil Parkinson and his assistant, Steve P...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Andy Murray confirms Challenger Tour return at Rafa Nadal Open • Scot drops down a level to build up match fitness• Murray has lost both singles matches since return from injuryAndy Murray will play on the Challenger Tour for the first time in 14 years next week. The Scot’s entry into the Rafa Nadal Open at the ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Goal start: Sporting under-17s score opener without touching the ball – video A bizarre moment from a Portuguese under-17s match saw hosts Sporting go 1-0 up after just 13 seconds – without even touching the ball. Opponents União Almeirim played the ball back from kick-off and it eventually found their goalkeeper, who failed t...
07:00, 08/22/2019

England's Joe Root on Jofra Archer, Steve Smith and the third Ashes Test – video The England captain expects his side to 'go up another level' in the third Ashes test at Headingley. Batsman Jason Roy has passed a concussion test after being struck during a nets session, but Australia are without their star man, Steve Smith. The b...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Brooks Koepka's ESPN Body Issue photo surfaces: How long before the spoofs drop? Brooks Koepka posted an image from his long-rumored ESPN Body Issue photo shoot that prompted him to go on a strange, golf-game affecting diet.        ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Of the NFL’s ‘next Sean McVay’ coaching hires, which will find early success? Packers’ Matt LaFleur has inherited a playoff-ready roster, while fellow offensive coaches like the Bengals’ Zac Taylor and the Cardinals’ Kliff Kingsbury face longer odds....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Odell Beckham Jr. and Cleveland are an unlikely fit but might be exactly what each other needs The superstar wide receiver was spectacular but dramatic in New York. After this offseason’s blockbuster trade, he appears right at home with a contender in the Browns....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Coco Gauff, 15, says overnight fame led to scare after family car was followed Coco Gauff was thrust into the national spotlight when she not only qualified for Wimbledon but made a deep run into the tournament, defeating Venus Williams....
07:32, 08/22/2019

Rupee Ends At Over 8-Month Low Against Dollar: 10 Things To Know The rupee on Thursday plunged by 26 paise and closed at an over eight-month low. The rupee opened weaker at 71.65 a dollar and touched an intraday low of 71.97 before closing at 71.81 against the......
07:32, 08/22/2019

Claims data points to high-end electric car risks - AXA Electric luxury cars and sport utility vehicles (SUVs) may be 40% more likely to cause accidents than their standard engine counterparts, possibly because drivers are still getting used to their quick acceleration, French insurer AXA said....
08:00, 08/22/2019

Rosneft becomes top Venezuelan oil trader, helping offset U.S. pressure Russian state oil major Rosneft has become the main trader of Venezuelan crude, shipping oil to buyers in China and India and helping Caracas offset the loss of traditional dealers who are avoiding it for fear of breaching U.S. sanctions....
08:00, 08/22/2019

Big favorites at sportsbooks for second time in 10 days, Houston Astros let down bettors again The Houston Astros closed as high as -600 at some sportsbooks, but the Detroit Tigers used two solo homers to beat them, 2-1, on Wednesday.       ...
08:00, 08/22/2019

Tennis sensation Coco Gauff embraces Michelle Obama's advice for the U.S. Open and beyond The 15-year-old heads to New York for the U.S. Open as the hottest talent in tennis. And the fearless phenom has the former First Lady in her court.       ...
08:00, 08/22/2019

Angel Has Fallen: is Gerard Butler Hollywood's weirdest action hero? Inane, profane and wholly humourless, the Fallen trilogy would be beyond redemption were it not for the thirsty work of its starThe many-worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics states that every possible outcome to every decision ever made will ea...
08:00, 08/22/2019

High Protein Diet: This Banana And Flaxseed Smoothie May Be Ideal For Weight Loss Diet Protein-Rich Diet: If you are on a weight-loss diet or are planning to start with one soon, you should supplement your diet with enough protein as it helps induce satiety....
08:00, 08/22/2019

Microplastics in water: no proof yet they are harmful, says WHO Report calls for more research and warns against complacency over the issueMicroplastics are increasingly found in drinking water, but there is no evidence so far that this poses a risk to humans, according to a new assessment by the World Health Org...
08:00, 08/22/2019

Huawei has a secret office in Iran, because there hasn’t been enough bad news about the company As if Huawei didn’t already have enough negative press coverage and headlines to grapple with, it seems that the company’s detained chief financial officer has provided fodder for still more. After she was detained by Canadian officials b...
08:32, 08/22/2019

Look At This Gosh-Darn Pretty Gaming PC If I wanted to, I could put together a gaming PC with many of the same parts as this desktop by boutique system builder CLX, but I could never make it look as good. From the striking patterned pink outer shell to the gleefully glowing innards, CLX kn...
08:32, 08/22/2019

The position battles to watch in Giants-Bengals game Three things to watch when the Giants take on the Bengals in their third preseason game Thursday night: Running with a purpose Running backs Paul Perkins and Rod Smith are vying for one roster spot and are staging a competitive battle this summer. Pe...
09:00, 08/22/2019

J.A. Happ not leaving the Yankees with many options “I haven’t seen anything like this since the Anita Bryant concert.” — Dr. Rumack, “Airplane!” OAKLAND, Calif. — What to do now with J.A. Happ, in the wake of his latest poor effort? The brutal truth for these Yankees, who still possess the American L...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Where Mets’ Jeff McNeil stands regarding hamstring injury Jeff McNeil had another active day Wednesday, taking batting practice with the first group of hitters, fielding ground balls at second base and shagging fly balls in center field. “It feels good,” McNeil said as he left the field to get further treat...
09:00, 08/22/2019

How Chinese money is changing Cambodia Cambodia has seen a huge influx of Chinese investment, workers and tourists in recent years. Many in Cambodia are increasingly worried about the negative impact it is having....
09:00, 08/22/2019

Why is Donald Trump ignoring Germany? With Trump due to attend the G-7 in France and later visit Poland, many are wondering why a stop-over with Angela Merkel in Berlin isn't on the list. Experts say the cold shoulder move is part of a wider strategy....
09:00, 08/22/2019

Bundesliga: Build around Philipe Coutinho and Bayern can excel Bayern Munich have been crying out for a new playmaker to excel in the No.10 role. In recent years, Mario Götze and James Rodriguez have failed to truly find their feet but Philippe Coutinho may prove to be the answer....
09:00, 08/22/2019

Macron dampens Johnson's plan to renegotiate Brexit The details of the Irish backstop continued to split European leaders as British PM Johnson met French President Macron. Macron called the backstop "indispensable" to a Brexit deal. Johnson said a new deal is possible....
09:00, 08/22/2019

McConnell offers fresh defense of Senate filibuster, warns Democrats could pass ‘socialist policies’ if they take control In an op-ed, the Senate majority leader touted the rights of the minority party in his chamber and said, “America needs the Senate to be the Senate.”...
09:32, 08/22/2019

Joe Biden’s campaign plays the electability card: ‘You have to look at who is going to win’ In campaign ads and in comments, the former vice president and his wife are highlighting the idea that he is best positioned to defeat President Trump....
09:32, 08/22/2019

California police arrest hotel worker allegedly planning mass shooting Long Beach police: suspect had huge arsenal and well-laid plansRodolfo Montoya allegedly plotted revenge attack on MarriottPolice in Long Beach, California, appear to have thwarted a mass shooting by arresting a hotel cook who had amassed an astonish...
09:32, 08/22/2019

Frustrated Czechs given chance to topple PM in Prague escape room Players of game hunt evidence to catch character resembling leader Andrej BabišThe Czech Republic is in the grip of a repressive dictatorship. The death penalty has been introduced for minor financial offences. Memorials marking the 1989 Velvet Revol...
09:32, 08/22/2019

Italian president meets party leaders to explore coalition options Most credible option for new majority is alliance between M5S and Democratic partyItaly’s president is meeting party leaders to see if an alternative government can be formed after the collapse of an alliance between the League and the Five Star Move...
09:32, 08/22/2019

Danish PM reacts to cancelled Trump visit: 'preparations were in full swing' – video The Danish prime minister, Mette Frederiksen, told journalists she was surprised and disappointed to learn that Donald Trump had cancelled his visit to Denmark after she rejected suggestions of selling Greenland to the US. The US president tweeted hi...
09:32, 08/22/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Running Back Tiers 6.0 and updated strategies How many running backs are too many? Where is the best value? Should running backs be ignored in Rounds 1 and 2? Dave Richard updates his strategy and tiers to help you build the best backfield possible....
09:32, 08/22/2019

Brexit: Did Merkel set a 30-day Irish backstop deadline? German Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that Britain and the EU could find a solution to the Irish backstop in the next 30 days has "emboldened" British PM Boris Johnson. But should he really be feeling encouraged?...
09:32, 08/22/2019

New Zealand House Speaker Feeds Lawmaker’s Baby During Parliament Debate One of New Zealand’s top lawmakers is getting international acclaim after he was filmed cradling a fellow lawmaker’s new baby during a debate in Parliament. Trevor Mallard, the speaker of New Zealand’s House of Representatives, smil...
10:00, 08/22/2019

How We Chose the 2019 World’s Greatest Places How does one measure the greatness of a place—in miles covered, dollars spent, or visitors captivated? Such metrics can play a part, but also important is something that many travelers aspire to experience: the sense that one has stumbled upon ...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Come on Apple, make it easier to browse artists in the Music app I loved the iPod. Hell, I think it’s the greatest gadget ever. And while I’d love for Apple to release a new version, it’s never going to happen. So, I’m stuck listening to my MP3s on my iPhone‘s Music app. Generally, this isn’t too bad. The thing is...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Google, Intel, and Microsoft partner to improve cloud security Some of the biggest names in tech have banded together in an effort to promote industry-wide security standards for protecting data in use. The initiative — dubbed Confidential Computing Consortium (CCC) — has Alibaba Cloud, Arm, Baidu, Google Cloud,...
10:00, 08/22/2019

A Yellowstone supervolcano eruption could ‘lead to human extinction’ The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The New York Times. There are 20 supervolcanoes on Earth that represent that greatest natural threat to hum...
10:00, 08/22/2019

The best design events for day trips: craft and fine arts exhibitions within easy reach of London From William Morris prints in West Sussex to a celebration of craftsmanship and design in the Cotswolds, here are the best design events outside of London you can visit in a day....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Florida to execute serial killer Gary Ray Bowles Thursday The state of Florida plans to carry out Thursday its second execution of 2019 -- by lethal injection for a man who killed at least six people along the East Coast 25 years ago....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Galaxy Note 10 review: Samsung managed to improve upon its best phone to date There will never be a perfect smartphone design, and as long as the smartphone is our primary communication device, vendors will continue to iterate each and every generation. Therefore, no one is ever going to truly “get it right,” becau...
10:00, 08/22/2019

It looks like the crazy PlayStation 5 design that just leaked is real The PlayStation 5 won’t be announced officially for several more months, and we’re more than a year away from the expected release window for the console. Sony has confirmed some of the specs of the device on more than one occasion though...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Russia's world high jump champion calls out suspended federation Russian high jumper Maria Lasitskene has taken the rare step of publicly criticizing her country's suspended athletics federation for what she says is a lack of progress toward reinstatement four years into a doping scandal....
10:32, 08/22/2019

Pro iPhones, new iPads expected at Apple event, report says Apple is planning to unveil pro iPhones as well as a new iPad during its annual product event in September, says a report from Bloomberg.       ...
10:32, 08/22/2019

As students head back to school, streaming services offer discounts to keep them entertained Streaming services from Apple, Amazon, Hulu, Spotify, SiriusXM and others have discounts for students, handy as they head back to school.       ...
10:32, 08/22/2019

New Edition of Monopoly Is All About the Horrors of Socialism Socialism! It’s not just a school of political thought predicated on the equitable division of labor, resources, and benefits. It’s also, for some inexplicable reason, the theme of a new spin-off of the classic board game Monopoly....
11:32, 08/22/2019

My Idea: Replace Sean Spicer With Me on Dancing With the Stars Former paid liar Sean Spicer is going to be on Dancing With the Stars, and a lot of people—including the show’s host and ABC staffers—are understandably unhappy about it....
11:32, 08/22/2019

| MIT professor quits in protest over lab links to Epstein The head of a research centre at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has said he will quit in protest after the revelation of financial ties between the institution and disgraced hedge fund manager Jeffrey Epstein....
11:32, 08/22/2019

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights” Enlarge / The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. On Monday, several YouTube users had their videos removed from the service due to YouTube's restrictions on animal fight footage. This was confusing, because the videos in question showed no anima...
11:32, 08/22/2019

Cardinal George Pell’s Sexual Abuse Conviction Is Upheld The cardinal, 78, who was once an adviser to Pope Francis, is the highest-ranking Roman Catholic leader ever found guilty in a criminal court in the church’s child sex abuse crisis....
12:00, 08/22/2019

A picture of Sergey Kovalev Terry Dooley considers the intangible factors that could favour Anthony Yarde against Sergey Kovalev The post A picture of Sergey Kovalev appeared first on Boxing News....
12:00, 08/22/2019

The People Behind Teamfight Tactics Talk Player Expectations And 'Garbage' Characters Teamfight Tactics has been out for just over a month, and already Riot games’ entry into the auto-battler genre has become one of the top 10 most popular games on Twitch, with a wide-ranging player base and a vibrant community of creators on its hand...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Lightning strikes kill five in Poland's Tatra mountains More than 30 people also injured in thunderstorm in popular trekking locationAt least five people, including two children, have died and more than 30 others have been injured during a sudden thunderstorm in Poland and Slovakia’s Tatra mountains, acco...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Serena Williams to face Maria Sharapova in US Open first round Serena opens bid for record-tying 24th major against SharapovaTop-seeded Djokovic drawn into same half as No 3 seed FedererBreakout star Cori Gauff could face Naomi Osaka in round threeSerena Williams has been paired with Maria Sharapova in an eye-ca...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Experts say wisdom teeth removal is leading to opioid addiction If you’ve ever had your wisdom teeth removed you know how painful the days immediately following the surgery can be. Over-the-counter painkillers are often not powerful enough to offset the intense aching, and for decades, dentists have prescri...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Pats' Chung faces cocaine possession charge Veteran safety Patrick Chung, who has been a key cog in the Patriots' defense as part of three Super Bowl championship teams, was indicted on a cocaine possession charge Aug. 8 and will be arraigned next Wednesday....
12:00, 08/22/2019

Babe Laufenberg's son Luke dies of cancer at 21 Luke Laufenberg, the son of former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Babe Laufenberg and a tight end at UTEP, has died after a nearly two-year battle with cancer. He was 21....
12:00, 08/22/2019

Ronda Rousey reveals grisly details of how she nearly lost her finger No one should ever doubt Ronda Rousey’s toughness. The UFC and WWE star revealed the details of how she nearly lost her left middle finger in a crazy accident while filming a scene for the television show “9-1-1” in Mexico. “F...
12:00, 08/22/2019