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Téa Obreht follows up 'The Tiger's Wife' with 'Inland' a haunted, fantastical Western

Téa Obreht follows up her best-selling, award-winning debut "The Tiger's Wife" with "Inland," a phantasmagorical and dizzyingly beautiful Western.        ...

Téa Obreht follows up 'The Tiger's Wife' with 'Inland' a haunted, fantastical Western

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Inland by Téa Obreht review – a spectacular reinvention of the western This follow-up to the award-winning The Tiger’s Wife is an otherworldly vision of 19th-century Arizona“There are wounds of time and there are wounds of person,” cautions a camel driver in the extraordinary second novel by Téa Obreht. “Sometimes peopl...
07:48, 08/07/2019

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

Téa Obreht Follows Up an Acclaimed Debut With a Visit to the Old West “Inland,” set in the rowdy lands of the Arizona Territory during the 1890s, weaves together the story of a frontierswoman with that of a wanted murderer and his camel....
15:48, 08/09/2019

The Masked Singer set to haunt the U.K. with fantastical visions of music mediocrity Ensuring that soon, no D-list British celebrity with a minor modicum of singing talent will be safe (from the opportunity to pull a paycheck for at least a couple of weeks), THR reports tonight that The Masked Singer will soon be coming to U.K. shore...
23:16, 05/31/2019

Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne Have a Secret Fantastical Affair in Carnival Row Trailer Ready for a neo-noir Victorian fantasy starring Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne? Even if you're not, one has already arrived. Carnival Row is about a month out from premiering on......
20:48, 07/27/2019

‘I Put 1,400 Pages in the Trash.’ The Tiger’s Wife Author Téa Obreht on Killing Two Books to Create Her New Novel For someone convinced that nothing lies beyond the grave, Téa Obreht brings a lot of stuff back from the dead. The living and the unliving mingle in her books like uneasy teens at a party, half recognizing each other, uncertain of what they ha...
15:00, 08/13/2019

Jack Monroe: ‘I’m still haunted by the fear of being hungry’ The food writer and activist, 31, on internet insults, living in a shoebox, teaching at Sunday school and heckling Ed MilibandWhen I was born my parents lived in a flat so small that it now legally can’t be rented out as a dwelling. A bit later, when...
06:48, 06/15/2019

Sussing Out the Most Haunted Wax Figures At Madame Tussaud's It’s 2019 and it’s easy to feel confused as to why wax museums still exist, when it’s never been easier to feel closer to celebrities, who often post as regularly about their lives on social media as any peasant does. You go to the wax museum because...
14:00, 07/25/2019

Disney's Haunted Mansion Is A Terrific Mess The Haunted Mansion is one of Disney’s greatest creations. It’s also an unfixable, thematic mess, which is part of its appeal. Disney has allowed it to remain imperfect for the past half century, a wise exception to the company’s notorious perfection...
14:16, 08/09/2019

The stars of It: Chapter Two are being haunted by red balloons on Instagram Beep beep, Pennywise-heads, the first trailer for It: Chapter Two is coming tomorrow. While you’ll have to wait until then to see a mere fraction of the second installment in Andy Muschetti’s two-part adaptation of It, cool dad Stephen King is over o...
11:16, 05/08/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 55 Map Location: Found Within Haunted Hills Fortbyte 55 of 100 is now live in the Battle Royale game with a clue that reads "Found Within Haunted Hills". Here's the location to help you locate Fortnite's Fortbyte 55 puzzle piece....
07:16, 05/13/2019

Disneyland Haunted Mansion 50th anniversary merchandise — what to buy Sunny Chanel / Business Insider The Haunted Mansion just turned 50. Disney released over 200 items to celebrate this milestone. One of the most beloved amusement park rides in the entire world, the Haunted Mansion has a cult-like following. During ...
03:00, 08/16/2019

Family haunted by avalanche of bills after son’s death: 'It’s continuous' After their seven-month-old son James died in hospice nearly three years ago, the Cavatores face hundreds of thousands in medical bills – despite having insuranceTwins Thomas and James Cavatore were only about a month old in winter 2016, still in the...
01:32, 06/04/2019

'My Baby Monitor Is Haunted': Tales of Parental Fright Catching unexplained movements on your baby monitor? It may just be fodder for paranormal television shows and Hollywood films, but for many parents, the fear is real, even if the spectral beings aren’t....
04:32, 08/13/2019

Luis Alvarez was haunted by 9/11 in his final moments: sister A cancer-stricken retired NYPD detective who spent his final days fighting to restore funding for sick 9/11 responders was haunted by The Pile even hours before his death, kin said at his funeral Wednesday. Luis Alvarez’s sister told the hundre...
12:32, 07/03/2019

AP Interview: Oates haunted by family denial of Jewish roots American author Joyce Carol Oates says her family’s denial of its Jewish roots haunted her for decades and has shaped her into the famously prolific writer she is today...
08:00, 05/12/2019

Caerphilly Castle, Wales - Strategically Brilliant for Its Time and Haunted in Ours Caerphilly Castle in south Wales stands proud amongst the medieval fortifications and strongholds in the United Kingdom and is classed among the finest in Europe. ...
18:16, 05/05/2019

John Gunther Dean, US diplomat haunted by Cambodia, dies WASHINGTON (AP) — A veteran American diplomat who was haunted by his role in the evacuation of the U.S. Embassy in Cambodia during the dying days of the Khmer Republic has died. John Gunther Dean was 93. Dean’s family says he died June 6. Altho...
13:32, 06/11/2019

The haunted hotel: inside the former brothel serving nightmare fetishists The Black Monarch is the newest addition to a thriving haunted hotel industry that has become big business in ColoradoAn enormous growling wolf is the first of many horrors to greet visitors entering the Black Monarch Hotel in Victor, Colorado.Locate...
05:48, 07/18/2019

Bayern Munich haunted by Guardiola's ghost in Bundesliga opener Bayern Munich's title defense wasn't meant to begin with a score draw at home to Hertha Berlin. The performance of Niko Kovac's side might leave Borussia Dortmund feeling very optimistic about their chances this season....
18:00, 08/16/2019

Search for missing 4-year-old girl moves to ‘haunted house’ ROSHARON, Texas (AP) — Searchers for a missing 4-year-old Houston girl are looking in an area around a Halloween haunted house. Texas EquuSearch says its volunteers are searching for Maleah Davis Tuesday around the Creepy Hollow Haunted House on Texa...
16:16, 05/14/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 30 Found somewhere between Haunted Hills and Pleasant Park Location Found somewhere between Haunted Hills and Pleasant Park is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
11:16, 06/17/2019

This Lego Artist Created the Ultimate Horror Movie Haunted House Lego is the perfect medium for playful sculpture, and it’s also great for pop culture pastiche. This haunted house, created by Reddit user @Kreimkoek, is both.Read more......
23:48, 05/05/2019

World’s 8 Most Haunted Castles: The Lost Souls Tormenting Visitors of Famous Bastions The histories of many of the world’s most haunted castles are filled with bloodshed, treason, and treasure. The checkered past and centuries of existence make these locations the perfect choice for specters and shades to find their eternal homes. ...
02:16, 08/07/2019

A Haunted Set, a Star Moonlighting as a DJ and a Soundtrack That Spoiled Everything: 20 Fascinating Facts About The Sixth Sense When The Sixth Sense arrived in theaters twenty years ago, no one knew what to expect. Its writer-director, M. Night Shyamalan, only had two pictures to his name: one, a......
09:16, 08/06/2019

Jimmy Fallon bought that haunted Timothée Chalamet doll and is already putting it to work When we last checked on the creepy ventriloquist rendering of Timothée Chalamet, it was being auctioned at a paltry rate of $122,795.00 on eBay. While we could have made any number of guesses as to the eventual fate of the impressive-yet-dead-eyed tr...
14:00, 07/24/2019

Hey, happy haunts: There's an entirely free Haunted Mansion board game you can print out and play If you’re looking for something to do this week (and have the patience of a saint), fan website The Disney Experience has published Escape From Haunted Mansion, an entire 3D papercraft board game that’s free to download. All you need is an X-ACTO kni...
09:16, 07/22/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 37 Years Later, Atari’s Haunted Ho Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: 37 Years Later, Atari’s Haunted House Still Frightens And Delights • I Totally Called It...Just Six Years Too Early • Spacemon: A Pokémon TRPG - Red Winter: Part 2 • The Switch Is The ...
12:00, 08/14/2019

The maker of Hush Puppies shoes is haunted by a water contamination crisis in its Michigan hometown Wolverine Worldwide is a $2.4 billion global corporation home to the Hush Puppies shoe brand – and a point of contention in its hometown. Decades-old tannery waste leached toxic chemicals in the ground, contaminating some drinking water sources....
11:16, 08/07/2019

The Terror: Infamy's first trailer takes you inside a haunted Japanese-American interment camp AMC’s The Terror anthology weaves the supernatural in with historical tragedies. The first season, for example, riffed on a lost expedition to the Arctic in the 19th century, and the upcoming second season will tackle the internment of Japanese Amer...
10:16, 06/20/2019

Kacey Musgraves goes from Western to couture Country star Kacey Musgraves’ style evolution went from Western wear with fringe and cowboy hats to walking the red carpets in designer gowns, but she says music is what stands the test of time. (July 10)        ...
00:00, 07/11/2019

Brush fire restricts SB I-19 near Western Ave TUCSON – A brush fire has delayed southbound traffic on Interstate 19 near Western Avenue Monday afternoon. According to Arizona Department of Transportation, the brush fire has blcoked the right lane of southbound I-19 near Milepost 5, KM 8. M...
18:00, 06/17/2019

Western Trends to Try for Stagecoach 2019 One thing's for sure: People sure do love their country music. It's no secret that the genre has become significantly more mainstream as of late, so more and more people are......
05:48, 05/02/2019

Putin fires new broadside against Western liberalism Russian President Vladimir Putin has fired a new broadside against Western liberalism, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people’s interests...
06:00, 06/29/2019

Car hits 13 children, 4 seriously injured, in western Japan A car has slammed into a group of 16 mostly kindergarten children who were walking in the lakeside city of Otsu in western Japan, leaving four seriously injured...
22:16, 05/07/2019

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10:32, 05/30/2019

Will U.S. war on Huawei help China end its dependency on Western tech? The geopolitical clash between the United States and China hinges on the tiniest of technologies, chips and other components that are essential to nearly every smartphone, laptop computer and cellular......
16:32, 05/24/2019

Germany's 16 states: Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is home to seaside resorts once nicknamed "Berlin's bathtub," and is ideal for waterside holidays - from the Baltic Sea coast to the Mecklenburg lake district....
09:48, 05/03/2019

Western Iranian province jolted by 2 earthquakes TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state-run news agency says two consecutive earthquakes, magnitude 4.4 and 4.9, have jolted the country’s western province of Kermanshah. IRNA’s report says the first quake was at a depth of 10 kilometers, ...
01:00, 06/05/2019

2-Vehicle Crash Kills 4 In Western Kentucky WHEATCROFT, Ky. (AP) — Police are investigating a crash that killed four people in western Kentucky. State Police in Madisonville say in a news release the accident occurred Saturday when a car slid into the oncoming lane and collided with a pickup t...
11:32, 06/23/2019

Landmine kills at least 15 police in western India Suspected leftist insurgents killed at least 15 police and a civilian driver in a landmine attack on two security vehicles on Wednesday in the western state of Maharashtra, police said, as the state celebrated its foundation day....
04:00, 05/01/2019

Thousands join climate protests in western Germany HOCHNEUKIRCH, Germany (AP) — Thousands have joined climate protests in the western German village of Hochneukirch near one of the country’s biggest lignite coal mines. Saturday’s rally comes two days after European Union leaders failed to...
05:00, 06/22/2019

In western France, a village remembers D-Day's 'secret massacre' The lost U.S. paratrooper tapped on the door of the Rigault family's farmhouse in Normandy in the early hours of June 6, 1944, miles south of his intended drop zone and soaking from his landing in the surrounding marshland....
00:48, 05/23/2019

Putin fires new broadside against western liberalism during G20 summit Russian President Vladimir Putin fired a new broadside against western liberalism on Saturday, saying that policies such as welcoming migrants have hurt people's interests....
09:32, 06/29/2019

Poor nations hosting most refugees worldwide, need more Western help: U.N. Developing countries, not rich Western nations, are bearing the brunt of the world's refugee crisis and are hosting most of the record 70.8 million displaced people who have fled war and persecution, the United Nations said on Wednesday....
01:00, 06/19/2019

Record flooding causes levee breach in western Arkansas DARDANELLE, Ark. (AP) — Officials say a levee along the Arkansas River has breached, prompting a flash flood warning and evacuation of a rural area in western Arkansas. The levee breached early Friday at Dardanelle, about 60 miles (95 kilometers) nor...
07:16, 05/31/2019

Western Spain road trip: Madrid to Seville The Extremadura region offers rolling countryside and Roman, Jewish and Arab history to explore. Plus, cool plazas and great food – when you stopExtremadura takes a little bit more effort to get to than many other parts of Spain. And because there is...
23:48, 06/11/2019

Kansas teen killed in western Kentucky pileup LYON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Officials have released more information about a deadly 12-vehicle pileup on a western Kentucky highway. Authorities said 19-year-old Jace Smothers was killed Friday when the van he was riding in was struck from behi...
06:16, 06/30/2019

Wall collapses on huts in western India, killing 16 NEW DELHI (AP) — A 4.5-meter (15-foot) high wall collapsed on a cluster of tin-roofed huts housing migrant workers and their families in western India early Saturday following heavy rains, killing at least 16 people, an official said. The wall dividi...
09:16, 06/29/2019

Taliban attack kills 14 militiamen in western Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the Taliban have killed at least 14 members of a pro-government militia in an attack on checkpoints in the western Ghor province. Abdul Hai Khateby, the spokesman for the provincial governor, says sev...
03:48, 06/08/2019

In Cannes, a gory Western stands against Bolsonaro’s Brazil Kleber Mendonca Filho’s Cannes entry, ‘Bacurau,’ is a feverish and violent Western about a rural Brazilian community defending itself from a hard-to-comprehend invasion...
13:32, 05/16/2019

The Wild Bunch at 50: the enduring nihilism of Sam Peckinpah's western In 1969, the film’s violent cynicism came as a shock to the system and now, it seems to have aged disturbingly wellPresent day audiences remember Sam Peckinpah’s off-the-wall western The Wild Bunch for its blood, but no less shocking is the film’s mo...
00:32, 06/18/2019

Police defend arrest of 12-year-old in western Michigan GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Police in western Michigan are defending their actions in the arrest of a 12-year-old black boy following online criticism about the officers’ response. Grand Rapids police say they were called Friday about a fight an...
06:00, 06/18/2019

The Zapotecs of Monte Alban - The First Civilization in Western Mexico? In the central valleys of the Mexican state of Oaxaca lie stone ruins centered around an artificially leveled hill. It is now a famous tourist destination as well as a major archaeological site. Although it has cultural significance today, it has ver...
17:48, 06/30/2019

Dangerous, Record-High Temperatures Hit Western Europe, With More to Come Belgium and the Netherlands set national records, and the all-time marks for Germany and Britain could fall on Thursday. Paris will approach 108 degrees....
10:00, 07/24/2019

Western Companies Get Tangled in China's Muslim Clampdown Kraft Heinz, Adidas and Gap are among the companies whose supply chains run through Xinjiang, where China is cracking down on its largely Muslim population. In one tactic, many residents must go through mandatory job-training programs that include po...
11:00, 05/16/2019

UN welcomes momentum on Western Sahara, but parties at odds The U.N. Security Council has approved a resolution welcoming "the new momentum" in efforts to end the decades-old dispute over the mineral-rich Western Sahara, but Morocco and the pro-independence Polisario Front remain at odds over its future....
13:00, 04/30/2019

Western Digital fiscal Q3 clocked by inventory writedown The storage provider said it expects demand for storage to improve a bit for the rest of 2019. In the meantime, Western Digital is restructuring costs....
18:32, 04/29/2019

Curry, Warriors take Game 1 of Western Conference finals Stephen Curry had all kinds of room for a change and capitalized, finding his shooting touch in a hurry to get Golden State on a roll. Portland's defenders were too far back in the paint or a step behind all night....
04:48, 05/15/2019

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

In the Western Conference, Teams Known for Heartbreak Seek Glory The St. Louis Blues are the only “Expansion Six” team left without a Stanley Cup. The San Jose Sharks came later, but have endured similar heartbreak....
14:48, 05/21/2019

Liverpool v Sporting Lisbon: Western Union Cup – live! Liverpool look to end American tour on high note in BronxSevilla player sorry for ‘odious’ foul on Liverpool youngsterTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 1.59am BST 41 min: Oxlade-Chamberlain’s cross from the edge of the box nearly finds the he...
18:16, 07/24/2019

Remains of 34 found at clandestine sites in western Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities have discovered the remains of at least 34 people at two separate properties in the western state of Jalisco. State Attorney General Gerardo Octavio Solis said Saturday that two of the bodies have already been i...
17:48, 05/11/2019

Serena Williams has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Less than an hour before she was scheduled to play on Center Court, Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Western & Southern Open with a back injury        ...
21:32, 08/13/2019

In Algeria, conservatives weigh in against pressure for Western-style democracy While tens of thousands of Algerians have been gathering for four months in the capital to demand sweeping political reforms, former fighters who led the last confrontation with the establishment have been warning people not to rock the boat....
00:32, 06/17/2019

Bruce Springsteen: Western Stars review – quintessentially Boss (Columbia Records)Couched in the orchestral “countrypolitan” style of George Jones and Glen Campbell at the tail-end of the 1960s, Springsteen’s first album in five years delivers a sound like little else in his extensive catalogue, brimming with lus...
02:48, 06/16/2019

Zalando to build Rotterdam warehouse to serve western Europe Zalando , Europe's leading online fashion retailer, said it would build a 140,000 square meter warehouse near the Dutch port of Rotterdam to serve its customers in the Benelux countries, France, Spain and the United Kingdom....
06:48, 07/04/2019

US Geological Survey says magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits western China BEIJING (AP) — US Geological Survey says magnitude 5.9 earthquake hits western China....
11:32, 06/17/2019

Bruce Springsteen ‘Western Stars’ review: Dancing in the stark at 70 Once a power-driving steel cowboy who was born to run, Bruce Springsteen — turning 70 this September — rides off into his golden years on his new album “Western Stars,” out today. On the LP — his first since his “Springsteen on Broadway” show closed ...
21:16, 06/13/2019

Saudi Arabian court takes child from US mother who is ‘too Western’ An American mother was desperately fighting for the custody of her daughter in Saudi Arabia on Sunday — after being ruled “too Western to raise the child” in the strict Islamic country, according to reports. Bethany Vierra, 32, who ...
11:32, 08/18/2019

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the 2019 Western & Southern Open Citing fatigue following his Rogers Cup title in Montreal Sunday, Rafael Nadal, the No. 2-ranked player in the world, has withdrawn from the W&S Open        ...
21:32, 08/12/2019

'Our ticket to Europe': North Macedonia elects pro-western president Stevo Pendarovski wins vote focused on changing country’s name change, consolidating push towards EU and Nato membershipNorth Macedonia’s pro-western candidate, Stevo Pendarovski, won a run-off presidential vote after a campaign dominated by division...
20:16, 05/05/2019

Asian women and the kimono have long been sexualized in western culture It’s no surprise that Kim Kardashian West appropriated kimono to give sex appeal to her shapewear line, writes Akemi JohnsonThe two Asian women painted on the facade of the Irish pub outside the US military base in Okinawa, Japan, wore kimono. They l...
13:48, 07/03/2019

CHEAP: $60 for this 2TB Western Digital portable HD? TIME TO TEAR OFF OUR CLOTHES IN JOY Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! I love a good hard drive. It’s such a wonderful feeling to have a tiny little box filled with an array of digital goodies. I mean, just the idea that this palm-si...
06:00, 06/22/2019

At least 10 dead after fuel truck collision in western Uganda: police At least 10 people were killed when a fuel truck exploded in flames after losing control and ramming into three cars in western Uganda on Sunday, police said in a statement....
01:16, 08/19/2019

Western intelligence hacked 'Russian Google' Yandex to spy on accounts Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018 deploying a rare type of malware in an attempt to spy on user accounts, four people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
13:00, 06/27/2019

Role Of Priests Different In "Western Culture", India: Yogi Adityanath Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday argued there is a difference between the role of priests in "western culture" and in India, explaining to an American delegation how a man of......
17:16, 06/28/2019

Wall collapses on huts in western India, killing 16 workers A fire official says a 23-meter (60-feet) high wall has collapsed on a cluster of tin-roofed huts in western India, killing at least 16 workers living there...
20:00, 06/28/2019

The Family: inside the sinister sect that has infected western democracy A disturbing new Netflix documentary shows how a right-wing Christian organisation has for decades secretly swayed US politics ... all the way to the topA clandestine religious sect secretly controls the US government! In an age when we are all grasp...
13:32, 08/15/2019

Western allies agree 5G security guidelines, warn of outside influence Global security officials agreed a set of proposals on Friday for future 5G networks, highlighting concerns about equipment supplied by vendors that might be subject to state influence....
08:16, 05/03/2019

North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate wins presidential vote North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate, Stevo Pendarovski, won a run-off presidential vote after a campaign dominated by divisions over a change to the country's name that was agreed to mollify Greece and open the way for EU and NATO membership....
17:48, 05/05/2019

San Jose Sharks top St. Louis Blues 6-3 in Game 1 of NHL Western final Timo Meier scored twice and set up one of Logan Couture's two goals with a hard hit to send the San Jose Sharks to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night in Game 1 of the NHL's Western Conference final....
03:16, 05/12/2019

Western Balkans: Merkel 'optimistic' about EU accession despite French doubts German Chancellor Angel Merkel assured Balkan states that negotiations to join the EU are in the bloc's interest, countering concerns by the French president, who insisted EU reforms must come before further enlargement....
10:16, 07/05/2019

Netflix buys 'Power of the Dog' Western starring Moss, Cumberbatch Netflix has bought global rights to The Power of the Dog, a feature film directed by Jane Campion (The Piano, The Portrait of a Lady) and starring Elisabeth Moss and Benedict Cumberbatch. The streaming giant plans to release the film in 2021, both on...
19:48, 05/30/2019

Police raiding homes of Iraqi gang in western Germany Police in western Germany are raiding premises linked to an Iraqi gang suspected of involvement in human trafficking, drug dealing, illegal arms trade and forging identity papers....
03:32, 05/22/2019

Kevin Durant to miss Games 3, 4 of Western Conference finals Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss the upcoming Games 3 and 4 of the Western Conference finals for Golden State in Portland as he continues to recover from a strained right calf        ...
19:48, 05/16/2019

Russia's Covert Tactics Aim to Alienate Ukraine's Western Neighbors Russia’s efforts to keep Ukraine in its orbit have included invasions, targeted assassinations and economic coercion. Less prominently, Moscow has directed a clandestine campaign of vandalism and hate crimes aimed at spoiling Ukraine’s relations with...
06:48, 05/17/2019

At least 1 dead, 12 injured from storms, tornadoes in western Ohio and Dayton At least one person is dead and 12 injured after a severe storm system including tornadoes hit the Dayton, Ohio, area late Monday night, authorities said. About 68,000 households and businesses in the state were without power Tuesday morning. This d...
12:48, 05/28/2019

Trinamool's Women Lawmakers Trolled For "Western Clothes" In Parliament Newly elected Trinamool Congress lawmakers Mimi Chakraborty and Nusrat Jahan were trolled by a number of people on social media for their choice of clothes at the Parliament on Monday. However, the......
06:00, 05/28/2019

At Least 30 Dead, 200 Missing After Boat Sinks in Western Congo, Authorities Say (KINSHASA, Congo) — Authorities in western Congo say at least 30 people are dead and another 200 are missing after a boat sank on a lake. Simon Mboo Wemba, the mayor of Inongo, told The Associated Press on Sunday night that many of those aboard...
18:48, 05/26/2019

Fungi that draws gold from its surroundings discovered in Western Australia Interaction that could signal new gold deposits ‘had to be seen to be believed’, CSIRO researcher says Fungi that draws gold from its surroundings has been discovered in Western Australia, stunning scientists who say it could signal new deposits.Foun...
04:48, 05/24/2019

‘Slaughter the Jews’ painted in Arabic on Western Wall in Jerusalem The chilling phrase was spray-painted in Arabic on the Kotel HaKatan, or "Little Western Wall," on Saturday in the Muslim Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem, according to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency....
18:32, 07/21/2019

Voters approve alcohol sales in western Kentucky city MARION, Ky. (AP) — Voters in a western Kentucky city have opted to allow alcohol sales. WPSD-TV reports 680 residents cast ballots in Marion on the issue Tuesday with 403 in favor and 277 opposed. The city joins a growing number of mu...
09:00, 05/22/2019

Takeda kicks off sale of Western European drugs: sources Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical Co has reached out to prospective bidders for a portfolio of drugs for sale in western Europe as it seeks to trim its debt following the $59 billion purchase of Shire, sources close to the matter told Reuters....
15:00, 07/17/2019

Floods hit western Greece days after deadly storm killed 7 Authorities evacuated dozens of citizens from flooded homes in western Greece on Sunday, a few days after seven people were killed by a violent storm in the north of the country....
06:32, 07/14/2019

Western UN envoys condemn China's Muslim 're-education' camps China is reportedly holding up to 1 million Uighurs in internment camps, described as "concentration camps" by rights groups. Diplomats rarely send open letters to the UN Human Rights Council to slam a country's record....
16:32, 07/10/2019

Russian jets kill at least 25 in north-western Syria: rescuers Aerial strikes on Monday killed at least 25 people, mostly civilians, in northwestern Syria in the sixth week of a Russian-led military offensive that has so far killed hundreds of civilians, according to residents and civil rescuers....
15:16, 06/10/2019

Western officials say new Ukrainian president poses threat to Putin A political newcomer whose anti-corruption pledges won him the presidency of Ukraine in a landslide could weaken Russian President Vladimir Putin, Western officials say....
23:48, 06/05/2019

Storm inundates Southeast, including foot of rain in western N.C. More than 12 inches of rain has triggered major flooding in parts of western North Carolina as the southeastern United States faces more flooding downpours into midweek....
14:16, 06/09/2019

Warriors Durant, Cousins may miss Western Conference Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins won’t necessarily return from injuries in time to play for the Golden State Warriors during the Western Conference Finals against the Portland Trail Blazers. Durant is likely to miss at l...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Bruce Springsteen tries to lose himself under the cinematic scope of Western Stars Bruce Springsteen has spoken repeatedly about the influence of cinema on his music. Throughout the years, in numerous interviews (and his recent autobiography), he conjures impressions and memories of films that imprinted on his mind at a young age, ...
08:48, 06/12/2019

‘Russia’s Google’ Yandex hacked by Western intelligence in 2018: sources Sources told Reuters the hackers appeared to be searching for technical information that could explain how Yandex authenticates user accounts. Such information could help a spy agency impersonate a user and access their private messages....
17:48, 06/27/2019

Roger Federer cruises into third round at the 2019 Western & Southern Open Play was suspended for 61 minutes Tuesday night, which is exactly how long Roger Federer needed to win his 2019 Western & Southern Open debut        ...
21:32, 08/13/2019

Western Naval Command Deploys 8 Flood Rescue Teams For Assistance In the wake of floods caused by incessant rains in Mumbai and adjoining areas and the request received by the Central Railways on Saturday, the Western Naval Command of Indian Navy deployed eight......
19:48, 07/27/2019

Western premiers ‘expecting positive discussions’ as meeting kicks off in Edmonton Canada's western and northern premiers are meeting in Edmonton in a effort to make the "western provinces and territories the source of Canada’s strength and economic growth."...
11:48, 06/27/2019

Top State Dept. Official Steps Down From Post Overseeing Western Hemisphere Kimberly Breier had been assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs for less than a year and helped supervise the restrictions the administration imposed on Cuba in April....
03:16, 08/08/2019

Russia's largest search engine hacked by Western intelligence agencies The search engine Yandex, often referred to as Russia's Google, was the target of a cyberattack that occurred late last year which was orchestrated by hackers working for Western intelligence agencies.The hackers deployed a rare type of malware,...
00:48, 06/28/2019

School closures triple in Central and Western Africa as education comes under fire A surge in “deliberate” attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling in school closures in the last year and left almost two million youngsters “robbed of an education”, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICE...
08:32, 08/23/2019

ISIS urges followers to carry out attacks in major Western cities The terror group ISIS is calling upon its adherents to carry out terrorist attacks in the major Western cities of San Francisco, New York, and London, according to several social media posts monitored by an ISIS watchdog site....
16:16, 07/30/2019

Eastern Libyan forces damaged civilian airport in western Libya: U.N. Eastern Libyan forces have seriously damaged with air strikes a civilian airport in western Libya lacking any military use, the United Nations said on Sunday....
17:16, 08/17/2019

Saudi judge denies mom custody for exposing child to Western culture American Bethany Vierra lives in Saudi Arabia where she was denied custody of her Saudi Arabian daughter Zaina by a judge for fear of exposing the child to Western culture....
17:32, 08/16/2019

Floods kill 16, displace thousands in India's western Maharashtra state At least 16 people have died in India's western state of Maharashtra as heavy rains and overflowing rivers swamped five districts, forcing authorities to move more than 140,000 people to safer places, a government official said on Wednesday....
14:16, 08/07/2019

Western Japan residents warned to evacuate as heavy rain nears Japan warned of further life-threatening heavy rain on Kyushu, the southwesternmost of the country's main islands, after days of downpours and said people must evacuate....
11:32, 07/02/2019

Storms to come calling in western U.S. as record-challenging heat throttles back Following record heat into Tuesday, temperatures are forecast to throttle back over the West but with the risk of thunderstorms that may ignite new wildfires later this week and this weekend....
04:48, 08/07/2019

Trade wars, tweets and western liberalism: G20 summit wraps up in Osaka Shinzo Abe declares Japan’s first G20 a success, but the summit revealed deep dividesJapan’s prime minister, Shinzo Abe, may have described the G20 summit as a success on Saturday afternoon, but the two days that the leaders of the world’s 20 richest...
10:00, 06/29/2019

Cyclone Vayu: Western Railway Cancels Trains, Here's The Full List IRCTC: In addition to this, various safety and security precautions are also being taken by Western Railway for train passengers of these prone areas under its jurisdiction -Veraval, Okha, Porbandar,......
11:00, 06/13/2019

Nine dead as migrant boat sinks off western Turkey: coast guard Nine people, including five children, were killed on Friday after a boat carrying migrants sank off the northwestern coast of Turkey, the Turkish coast guard said, adding that three others were being sought....
08:00, 05/03/2019

Seven dead as migrant boat sinks off western Turkey: coast guard Seven people, including five children, were killed on Friday after a boat carrying migrants sank off the northwestern coast of Turkey, the Turkish coast guard said, adding that five others were being sought....
06:32, 05/03/2019

True Grit at 50: the throwback western that gave John Wayne his only Oscar Released in the same year as The Wild Bunch and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Henry Hathaway’s western was defiantly old-fashioned in comparisonThe year 1969 was a true inflection point for the American western, a once-dominant genre that had b...
01:48, 06/11/2019

Western powers clash at U.N. with Russia, Syria, on Syrian hospital attacks The United Nations said on Friday at least 18 health centers have been attacked in the past three weeks in northwestern Syria, prompting a confrontation between western powers and Russia and Syria at the Security Council over who is to blame....
12:16, 05/17/2019

2019 N.H.L. Playoffs: In the Western Conference, Teams Known for Heartbreak Seek Glory The St. Louis Blues are the only “Expansion Six” team left without a Stanley Cup. The San Jose Sharks came later, but have endured similar heartbreak....
02:00, 05/10/2019

German ex-President Horst Köhler quits UN Western Sahara role Horst Köhler, who was president of Germany for six years, has left his post as UN envoy for the territory of Western Sahara. His departure on health grounds leaves efforts to resolve a decades-long dispute in limbo....
01:00, 05/23/2019

Western Sydney Wanderers v Leeds United: friendly game – live! Mateusz Bogusz scores the first ever goal at Bankwest StadiumAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 12.11pm BST Finally! At long last Leeds score a second. After spending all night doing everything but score or assist Hernandez shows supreme contro...
04:16, 07/20/2019

Guaido cancels western Venezuela rally after 'dictatorship' blocks route The leader of Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly, Juan Guaido, canceled a rally scheduled to be held in the country's fourth-largest city on Sunday and said the "dictatorship" had prevented him from entering....
14:16, 04/28/2019

Pavelski leads Sharks past Avalanche and into Western Conference finals Captain Joe Pavelski made a triumphant return from a gruesome head injury by posting a goal and an assist in the first period that sent the San Jose Sharks into the Western Conference finals with a 3-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7....
06:32, 05/09/2019

Firefighters rescue squirrel stuck in manhole cover in western Germany Police, firefighters and a veterinary clinic had to join forces this week to rescue a red squirrel that got its head stuck in a manhole cover in western Germany....
07:48, 06/21/2019

Poland eyes green energy investments in Western Balkans: minister Polish energy groups could invest in renewable power in Western Balkan countries that eye European Union membership, Jadwiga Emilewicz, minister for entrepreneurship and technology said....
14:16, 06/22/2019

Trail Blazers beat Nuggets to set up NBA Western Conference final with Warriors Portland win Game 7 on road in Denver to take seriesNuggets miss 11 free-throws and blow 17-point leadCJ McCollum scored 37 points and the Portland Trail Blazers overcame a 17-point first-half deficit to beat the Denver Nuggets 100-96 on Sunday to ad...
21:32, 05/12/2019

Warriors thrash 'terrible' Blazers in NBA Western Conference finals opener Portland Trail Blazers 94-116 Golden State WarriorsSteph Curry finds shooting touch and scores 36 pointsWarriors win easily despite continued absence of Kevin DurantStephen Curry had all kinds of room for a change and capitalized, finding his shootin...
05:16, 05/15/2019

Experts forecast wildfire danger increasing in parts of Western Canada This year's fire season forecast is normal across the country for the month of May, but the hazard is expected to increase for much of Western Canada this summer....
16:00, 05/15/2019

North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate appears set to win presidential vote: early results North Macedonia's pro-Western presidential candidate, Stevo Pendarovski, appeared set to win a run-off election on Sunday, according to preliminary results based on 30.6 percent of the votes counted....
15:16, 05/05/2019

No. 1 Novak Djokovic begins Western & Southern Open title defense in win over Sam Querrey Novak Djokovic began his Western & Southern Open title defense with a win over Sam Querrey in straight set Tuesday night on Center Court        ...
21:32, 08/13/2019

U.S., Japan, South Korea, Australia hold first naval drills in Western Pacific U.S. Navy ships conducted joint drills with warships from allies Japan, Australia and South Korea in their first combined exercise in the Western Pacific, the U.S. Navy said on Thursday....
00:48, 05/23/2019

How Nuggets, Blazers can win Game 7, advance to meet Warriors in Western Conference Finals Portland's Damian Lillard and Denver's Nikola Jokic meet again in what could be an epic finale. The winner takes on NBA defending champ Golden State.        ...
10:00, 05/12/2019

New A-League club Western United confirm Mark Rudan as inaugural coach Former Wellington boss signs three-year dealGertjan Verbeek named Adelaide’s new coach Western United have finally unveiled Mark Rudan as their inaugural manager following months of speculation that he would lead the A-League club.Rudan parted ways w...
18:16, 05/22/2019

Babadook director Jennifer Kent returns with a great, harrowing Western, The Nightingale Jennifer Kent’s The Nightingale is a Western revenge yarn of such heightened cruelty and suffering that it basically demands to be read as allegory. Westerns, as a rule, are violent, and that perhaps goes double for the Aussie ones, which tend to be ...
12:48, 08/01/2019

Steph and Seth Curry shared a special moment after the Western Conference finals Stephen Curry and Seth Curry exchanged jerseys and a hug after Steph's Warriors completed the sweep of the Trail Blazers.        ...
23:48, 05/20/2019

CNOOC halts field work at western Uganda project over Ebola fears Oil producer China National Offshore Oil Corp said on Thursday it had halted field work at its western Uganda project over an Ebola scare and would resume operations only after getting the green light from the health ministry....
03:16, 07/25/2019

Exclusive: Western buyers freeze payments for contaminated oil in extended Russian outage Total and Eni have stopped payments for the contaminated oil sold to them by Russian firms and said they will only pay when compensation is agreed, trading sources said, upping the stakes in what the sources say is Russia's worst oil supply disruptio...
06:32, 05/20/2019

NBA playoffs: Rockets outlast Warriors to level Western Conference semi-final Golden State Warriors 108-112 Houston RocketsMilwaukee Bucks take 3-1 series lead against Boston CelticsJames Harden scored 38 points and the Houston Rockets held on for a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night to even their Weste...
21:48, 05/06/2019

St. Louis Blues win Game 2 of Western Conference final, even up series vs. San Jose Sharks Vince Dunn and Robert Bortuzzo scored second-period goals that helped the St. Louis Blues overcome another big game from San Jose’s Logan Couture.        ...
21:16, 05/13/2019

Watch: Pat Maroon sends Blues to Western Conference final with overtime goal St. Louis forward Pat Maroon was the hero again as the Blues advanced to the Western Conference final with a double overtime win over the Dallas Stars....
11:16, 05/08/2019

Work on potential HIV vaccine to accelerate thanks to new cutting-edge Western University facility The facility was funded by Western's Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and a significant grant from the Canada Foundation for Innovation, according to a release....
14:16, 07/29/2019

North Macedonia's pro-Western candidate set to win presidential vote-early results show Early results from North Macedonia's presidential election on Sunday showed pro-Western candidate Stevo Pendarovski on course for victory after a campaign dominated by divisions over a change to the country's name that was agreed to mollify Greece an...
15:16, 05/05/2019

Roger Federer loses in Round of 16 to Andrey Rublev at the Western & Southern Open Roger Federer, a seven-time tournament champion, was eliminated from the Western & Southern Open in straight sets by Russian qualifier Andrey Rublev.        ...
01:00, 08/16/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 3 Location Accessible Using Skull Trooper Emoji At Western Most Point Accessible Using the Skull Trooper Emoji At The Western Most Point is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
12:32, 06/21/2019

Today is the western mobile debut of Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box, a puzzle game that ori Today is the western mobile debut of Professor Layton and the Diabolical Box, a puzzle game that originally came out in the U.S. in August, 2009. ...
08:00, 06/20/2019

Watch: Joe Pavelski guides San Jose Sharks to Western Conference final in return San Jose captain Joe Pavelski returned from a brutal head injury as the Sharks advanced to the Western Conference final with a win over the Colorado Avalanche....
08:16, 05/09/2019

Bruce Springsteen announces new solo album 'Western Stars, his first in five years A new single, “Hello Sunshine,” and a corresponding video will drop at midnight Thursday, April 25.        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Grab some tissues if you're going to watch this trailer for Bruce Springsteen's Western Stars film We wrote that Bruce Springsteen’s Western Stars sounded “for all the world like a soundtrack to a movie that doesn’t exist.” Well, now that movie does exist. It’s also called Western Stars and you can watch a trailer for it right now....
13:48, 08/19/2019

A start-up trying to usurp Western Union and shake up the $689 billion money transfer market Western Union isn't panicked, but the delivery of money around the world is being upended, says CEO of upstart TransferWise. It broke into the market $689 billion market in 2011 and unlike many start-ups is already profitable....
10:16, 05/18/2019

Exclusive: Western intelligence hacked 'Russia's Google' Yandex to spy on accounts - sources Hackers working for Western intelligence agencies broke into Russian internet search company Yandex in late 2018 deploying a rare type of malware in an attempt to spy on user accounts, four people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
11:32, 06/27/2019

Alleged Cyber Attack on Russia's Yandex Used Malware Tied to Western Intelligence Hackers believed to be working for Western intelligence agencies “broke into Russian internet search company Yandex from October to November 2018,” deploying a malware variant called Regin that is “known to be used by the ‘Five Eyes’ intelligence-sha...
12:16, 06/30/2019

American Madison Keys will play for her first Western & Southern Open title Sunday It may have been Madison Keys' first career semifinal match Saturday at the Western & Southern Open, but the 24-year-old wasn't fazed by the moment        ...
08:00, 08/18/2019

Iran says it will breach nuclear deal enrichment limit, drawing Western concern Iran said on Monday it would breach internationally agreed curbs on its stock of low-enriched uranium in 10 days -- a move likely to worsen already high tensions with Washington -- but it added European nations still had time to save a landmark nucle...
05:00, 06/17/2019

Western Digital bulks up IntelliFlash family with more NVMe, high density options Meanwhile, Western Digital's updated IntelliFlash software extends its data management feature set with transparent dataset migration and hybrid-cloud data mobility....
08:32, 07/16/2019

Bruce Springsteen: Western Stars review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week (Columbia Records)Trailed as a break with tradition, the lush orchestrations and swooning vocals of this finely wrought album, in fact, chime beautifully with Springsteen’s historyThe 19th Bruce Springsteen album has been heralded as a dramatic break...
05:00, 06/06/2019

'We haven't seen Russians in Western Hemisphere this strongly since Cuban missile crisis': Rep. McCaul The spiraling political crisis in Venezuela has drawn Russia into the Western Hemisphere on a scale not seen since the Cuban missile crisis, said Rep. Michael McCaul on "America's Newsroom" Wednesday....
17:00, 05/01/2019

Cyclone Vayu: Mumbai's Western Railways Cancels Trains To Coastal Gujarat All the passenger and mail trains to Veraval, Okha, Porbandar, Bhavnagar, Bhuj and Gandhidham stations in Gujarat will be short-terminated or cancelled from 6 pm on Wednesday till Friday morning, the......
05:00, 06/12/2019

World No. 1 Naomi Osaka withdraws mid-match from Western & Southern Open with injury Early in the third set of a quarterfinal match Friday on Center Court, World No. 1 Naomi Osaka injured her left knee and could not continue        ...
22:32, 08/16/2019

Venus Williams upsets defending Western & Southern Open champion No. 5 Kiki Bertens Venus Williams knocked off defending Western & Southern Open champion and the No. 5 player in the world Kiki Bertens Tuesday        ...
21:32, 08/13/2019

Republican Bruce Westerman proposes curbing western wildfires through forest management overhaul Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Ark., introduced legislation Wednesday to expand the pace and scale of forest management projects meant to reduce the risk of wildfires that have become more destructive and common....
13:32, 05/08/2019

Yemen proves it: in western eyes, not all ‘Notre Dames’ are created equal | Lamya Khalidi As an archaeologist, I’ve seen Yemen’s rich heritage. But for too many world leaders, only arms sales really matterLike everyone else the world over, I watched in horror last week as Notre Dame burned and its spire fell. I saw the stunned reactions o...
07:00, 05/01/2019

Watch: Bruce Springsteen narrates new 'Western Stars' trailer based on latest album The trailer to Bruce Springsteen's movie "Western Stars" collects The Boss's latest hits and his wisdom as he narrates the trailer to the film he co-directed with Thom Zimmy....
13:48, 08/19/2019

Defending Western & Southern Open champion Novak Djokovic loses to Daniil Medvedev There will be a new men's Western & Southern Open champion holding the Rookwood Cup on Sunday after Novak Djokovic was upset Saturday night        ...
08:00, 08/18/2019

Dozens killed and injured by new attacks in western Yemen, UN coordinator condemns ‘outrageous’ toll Reports from Yemen’s Hajjah Governorate indicate that scores of civilians have been killed following attacks on residential areas over the past two days. Medical sources suggest that at least 22 have died, with more than 30 injured during the bombard...
15:00, 04/28/2019

Western Union shares drop on fear new Facebook cryptocurrency will take money transfer business Shares of Western Union fell on excitement around the potential of sending money internationally without fees with Facebook's new cryptocurrency....
11:00, 06/18/2019

D-Day 75th anniversary: Theresa May to highlight importance of western alliance as she hosts world leaders Theresa May is to call for continued Western unity in tackling "new and evolving security threats" as she commemorates the 75th anniversary of D-Day....
18:00, 06/04/2019

Sharks vs Blues NHL live stream: how to watch the 2019 Western Conference Finals online So who's it going to be: the San Jose Sharks or the St. Louis Blues that go to the 2019 Stanley Cup? The Western Conference Finals side of the NHL Playoffs has been super tight so far and you can follow our guide to getting a Sharks vs Blues NHL...
15:16, 05/21/2019

Chinese foreign minister claims 'black hand' of Western involvement in Hong Kong Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has accused the "black hand" of Western forces of attempting to use recent mass demonstrations in Hong Kong to "stir up trouble" in the city....
23:16, 06/19/2019

Matteo Salvini, the closest thing Western Europe has to Trump, coming to White House Italy's deputy prime minister — who is visiting Washington this weekend — is proving that perhaps the best way to have decent relations with Trump’s administration is to be a little bit like the president himself....
04:00, 06/15/2019

Turkish TV station refuses to air Western Conference Finals over Trail Blazers' Enes Kanter Portland Trail Blazers center Enes Kanter is by far Turkey’s best basketball player in the NBA and even though he is playing in the Western Conference Finals one TV station will not be airing his games....
10:00, 05/15/2019

Trail Blazers vs Warriors live stream: how to watch 2019 NBA Western Conference Finals online Another year, another NBA Western Conference Finals appearance for the Golden State Warriors. This makes it four in a row, and they haven't failed to reach the Finals in any of those. Could this be the year that their Oregon adversaries - the Po...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Look: Dell, Sonya Curry wear matching Blazers-Warriors jackets to Western Conference Finals Dell and Sonya Curry, the parents of Warriors star Stephen Curry and Portland's Seth Curry, wore matching jackets with both teams' logos to Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals on Saturday night....
21:16, 05/18/2019

2017 Western & Southern Open champ Grigor Dimitrov ousted by Stan Wawrinka in three sets The 2017 Men's Western & Southern Open champion Grigor Dimitrov led off Tuesday's play with a match against Stan Wawrinka        ...
21:32, 08/13/2019

South Western Railway strike: Royal Ascot racegoers face travel chaos as five-day walkout gets under way Thousands of racegoers heading to Royal Ascot face travel chaos this week as a five-day strike in the long-running dispute over guards on trains gets under way....
05:48, 06/17/2019

Britain denies supporting violent Hong Kong protests as China media slam 'Western ideologues' British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said on Thursday that he had not backed violent protests in Hong Kong, after Chinese state media blamed "Western ideologues" for fomenting unrest in the former British colony....
03:48, 07/04/2019

Western Conference Finals Preview: Hungry for Its Own Title, Portland Aims to Dent Golden State’s Dynasty The Trail Blazers have run into the Warriors’ buzz saw in two of the previous three seasons, but led by Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum they believe they can compete....
01:48, 05/14/2019

An American woman who was deemed too Western to raise her 4-year-old daughter in Saudi Arabia has one day left to appeal the kingdom's decision Facebook/Shutterstock In July, Washington state native Bethany Vierra lost custody of her 4-year-old daughter, Zaina, in Saudi Arabia. The family of Vierra's ex-husband, Ghassan al-Haidari, was granted custody of Zaina. A judge had ruled that Vier...
17:01, 08/18/2019

At annual call-in show, Vladimir Putin talks Western sanctions, arrested reporter and $390B infrastructure bill At his annual call-in show, Russian President Vladimir Putin backed a $390 billion spending program to address an array of complaints by callers.        ...
08:00, 06/20/2019

Boris Johnson bashes Vladimir Putin: Tory leadership frontrunner blasts Russian president over his attack on Western values EXCLUSIVE: Tory leadership frontrunner Boris Johnson says Putin will be 'proved wrong by history' over his remarks on the West Grim-faced Theresa May meets Russian leader as they shake hands at start of G20 summit in Japan...
05:00, 06/28/2019

Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of new U.S. homes slumped 7.8% in May, as sales plunged in the pricier Northeastern and Western markets....
09:16, 06/25/2019

Honda Two-Wheeler India Sales Cross 11 Million Mark In Western India Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) announced that the company has added 11 milion customers in Western India. The manufacturer crossed the milestone with sales from the states of Maharashtra,......
07:48, 07/22/2019

Malaysia says it will not become a 'dumping ground' for rich Western nations Malaysia has vowed not to become a "dumping ground" for rich Western nations — as a minister pledged to return thousands of tonnes of plastic waste "smuggled" into the country....
07:00, 05/28/2019

Stagecoach 2019 opens with a celebration of beer, country music, Western heritage and more beer Stagecoach opens three-day festival with a celebration of country music, grub and lots of beer in Day 1        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

120 degrees in the shade?! Record-breaking, 'dangerous' heat wave bakes western U.S. Folks in the western U.S. are sweltering under an unusually intense June heat wave, with temperatures soaring to record highs all the way from Oregon to Arizona.        ...
12:48, 06/11/2019

South Western Railway investigating after driver 'broadcasts porn on train tannoy' South Western Railway is investigating after a driver appeared to broadcast porn on a train's tannoy, much to the bemusement of the passengers on board....
04:48, 05/11/2019

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10:32, 05/30/2019

South Western Railway strike sparks rush-hour misery as commuters forced to form huge 200m queues along Surbiton high street The start of a five-day strike by South Western Railway staff sparked rush hour misery on Tuesday morning as commuters complained of rammed trains and massive queues outside stations....
01:48, 06/18/2019

South Western Railway strike: Thousands of commuters brace for second day of travel chaos as rail strike continues Thousands of commuters are bracing for a second day of travel chaos as South Western Railway (SWR) staff continue a strike over the role of train guards....
23:16, 06/18/2019

'Isis Beatles' apologise for role in holding Western hostages to ransom as they await fate in Syrian prison A suspected member of the Isis terrorism cell nicknamed The Beatles has apologised after admitting a role in holding Western hostages to ransom in Syria....
02:48, 06/10/2019

South Western Railway strike: passengers complain of 'chronic overcrowding' in trains on day three of strike Commuters are facing a fresh bout of travel chaos as the third day of South Western Railway (SWR) staff's strike over the role of train guards gets underway....
01:32, 06/20/2019

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

Where the Couples Stand on Bachelor in Paradise Season 6 Bachelor in Paradise is at its best when it's just a complete disaster. We've said this before, but truly, we're having the best time when we're struggling to keep track......
21:00, 08/20/2019

Ryan Reynolds Has a Perfect Solution for Fans Who Are Mourning Marvel's Loss of Spider-Man Ryan Reynolds is a man with answers! The Deadpool actor is weighing in on the recent news that Spider-Man is reportedly no longer part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. According to......
21:00, 08/20/2019

Head of NYPD Group Is Losing His Mind Over Firing of Cop Who Put Eric Garner in Banned Chokehold The head of the New York Police Department’s Lieutenants Benevolent Association wrote on Tuesday that he is “disgusted” at the recent firing of Daniel Pantaleo, the officer who put Eric Garner in a banned chokehold in 2014, according to an email show...
21:32, 08/20/2019

Former Farc rebels become eco-warriors to stop deforestation in the Amazon Ex-Farc rebels in Colombia, who spent decades fighting the government over land and power, have reinvented themselves as eco-warriors protecting the Amazon from illegal logging....
21:32, 08/20/2019

RNC surpasses $20M for second straight month while online fundraising soars past 2016 level The Republican National Committee (RNC) raked in another record-breaking fundraising haul, easily surpassing the party's other off-year totals and garnering more than $20 million for the second month in a row....
21:32, 08/20/2019

Horrifying Video Shows Alligator Climbing Fence At Military Base A horrifying video that is going viral online shows a huge alligator scaling a fence to enter the military base of Naval Air Station Jacksonville in Florida....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Trump: Jewish people who vote for Democratic show ‘a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty’ WASHINGTON, DC (AP) – Showing a fresh willingness to play politics along religious and racial lines, President Donald Trump said Tuesday that American Jewish people who vote for Democrats show “either a total lack of knowledge or great di...
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

Arizona universities move to extend tuition rate for undocumented immigrants PHOENIX (AP) – Arizona universities are moving to expand access to a tuition rate paid by immigrants living in the country illegally. The Board of Regents is scheduled to decide Thursday whether to eliminate a requirement for students to be enr...
23:00, 08/20/2019

TPD: Community identifies man who allegedly cashed check stolen from elderly woman TUCSON – A man who allegedly cashed a stolen check has been identified, Tucson Police Department announced Tuesday afternoon. On Monday, TPD posted on its social media accounts that they were seeking a man who allegedly cashed a stolen check th...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Marana Texas Roadhouse fundraiser to benefit El Paso shooting victims MARANA, Ariz. – Texas Roadhouse in Marana is inviting the public to their fundraiser in benefit of El Paso shooting victims and their families. The restaurant says they will donate 100 percent of the profits from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday to El P...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Stop washing that chicken! (NBC News) Should you rinse raw poultry? Advice over the years has been conflicting. Even cooking legends Julia Child and Jacques Pepin disagreed, but a new study from the Department of Agriculture has a definitive answer: Don’t do it! “T...
23:00, 08/20/2019

PACC, Kino Sports to host second free vaccine clinic Courtesy: Pima Animal Care Center TUCSON – Pet owners? Did you miss the first free community vaccine and microchip clinic earlier this summer? If so, we got good news for you, Pima Animal Care Center and Kino Sports Complex will hold a second one on ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Vote-by-mail deadline for Tucson primary election is Wednesday TUCSON – The Tucson primary election is around the corner. That means it’s time to mail your voted ballots – the deadline is Wednesday. Mail-in ballots can still be dropped off at voting locations on Election Day which is Aug. 27. For the City of Tuc...
23:00, 08/20/2019

| Percy Tau one step away from realising Champions League dream Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau's Club Brugge moved to the brink of Champions League qualification with an away win over LASK in a first-leg Play-off tie....
23:32, 08/20/2019

| FIFA appoints emergency committee to run Egyptian football With Egyptian football in chaos following the sudden departure of the national federation's leadership, FIFA on Tuesday appointed a temporary committee to take over....
23:32, 08/20/2019

Exclusive: Alibaba postpones up to $15 billion Hong Kong listing amid protests - sources China's biggest e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has delayed its up to $15 billion listing in Hong Kong amid growing political unrest in the Asian financial hub, two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters....
00:00, 08/21/2019

This Is Knot a Drill: Knotted Headbands Are the Trendiest Hair Accessories to Wear Right Now Scrunchies had their moment, but like it or knot, this fall, it’s all about the knotted headband. This hair accessory is by no means new, but as brands release their new arrivals for next season, these headbands keep rising to the top (knot). Anecdot...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Poor People Are Already Financially Literate. They Just Need More Money I don’t remember when exactly I first realized there was such a thing as class. I think I might have been 10 or 11, but I’m not certain. But even before I possessed the language to articulate class distinctions, I understood them. I knew where my fam...
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

Jury acquits Mateen Cleaves of sexual assault Former Michigan State basketball player Mateen Cleaves was acquitted Tuesday of charges alleging that he sexually assaulted a woman in a motel room four years ago. He had faced up to 15 years in prison....
00:32, 08/21/2019

This is the world’s first iPhone-ready security key for 2FA authentication If you’ve been looking for a way to further improve security when it comes to managing all of your online accounts, and you happen to be an iPhone user, then you need to check out this tiny security key. Called the YubiKey 5Ci and made by Yubic...
00:32, 08/21/2019

Ban the detention of pregnant women | Letter Emma Ginn, the director of Medical Justice, warns that women in immigration detention receive inadequate healthcareYou report how a pregnant rape survivor experiencing a miscarriage and barely able to stand was unlawfully held in immigration detentio...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Jay-Z has ‘moved past kneeling.’ Some NFL players have a problem with that. Two of the three NFL players who continue to take a knee -- the Panthers' Eric Reid and the Dolphins' Kenny Stills -- have taken issue with Jay-Z's comments as he discussed his partnership with the league....
01:32, 08/21/2019

How to relieve gum pain fast From tea bags to cold compresses, many home remedies can quickly relieve mild-to-moderate gum pain. Learn about these methods, and when to see a dentist, here....
01:32, 08/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein an ‘evil genius’ for filing will in the Virgin Islands Jeffrey Epstein is still making trouble for his alleged victims from the grave. By filing his will in the US Virgin Islands, the pedophile added another layer of difficulty for his sex-abuse accusers to get a piece of his estate, several lawyers told...
02:32, 08/21/2019

Huawei Finance Chief Argues Canada Abused Her Rights Huawei’s CFO Meng Wanzhou argued in court documents that Canadian efforts to extradite her to the U.S. should be stayed because of misconduct by Canadian and U.S. law enforcement....
02:32, 08/21/2019

The Big Business of Scavenging in Postindustrial America The U.S. produces more garbage than any other nation in the world per capita. Here’s how scrappers are turning that waste into a $32 billion business....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Iran's Zarif warns U.S. that Tehran may also act 'unpredictably' Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday Tehran may act "unpredictably" in response to the United States' "unpredictable" policies under U.S. President Donald Trump....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Asia trades lower as markets look to central banks for guidance Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is set to deliver his annual speech on Friday at the Jackson Hole, Wyoming symposium, where he's expected to provide more clarity on the Fed's future intentions....
03:32, 08/21/2019

Chick-fil-A and Popeyes lead Twitter beef over ‘best chicken’ These two fast-food chicken chains are having a major beef. Chick-fil-A has long held the top spot for America’s favorite chicken sandwich, but recently Southern fried chicken franchise Popeyes has come up with its own delicious version, which ...
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

Amazon, Taking On Walmart in India, Opens Largest Campus In Hyderabad Built in Hyderabad over three years, the new campus is Amazon's first owned building outside of the United States, spans 1.8 million square feet of office space and will accommodate 15,000 workers....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Reports: Ty Lue joining Clippers' coaching staff as Doc Rivers' top assistant Tyronn Lue, former head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers, will be re-joining Doc Rivers on the Los Angeles Clippers' coach staff, per reports.       ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

LEADING OFF: Kluber shut down, Mets making moves LEADING OFF: Kluber rehab shut down, Mets making moves as schedule toughens, Verlander faces Cabrera for first time, Marlins-Braves with hot tempers again       ...
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

Montara oil spill: site's new operator rejects suggestion it couldn't afford second clean-up Jadestone CEO says it could cover the cost of cleaning up a major spill, even though company has never made a profitThe new operator of the site of Australia’s worst ever oil spill has dismissed concerns it might not have the financial capacity to cl...
05:32, 08/21/2019

Phish camp in Denver canceled due to plague-stricken prairie dogs Thousands of people who planned to camp during three days of Phish concerts at a stadium outside Denver will no longer be able to because of concerns that fleas in and around nearby prairie dog burrows could spread the plague....
05:32, 08/21/2019

Hand in glove – fashion archive, 21 August 1936 21 August 1936 Gauntlet gloves of various designs can be a great fashion accessoryA plain, reasonably priced pair of gauntlet gloves can, with little trouble, be made to look exclusive and expensive. Related: The gloves are on: how handwear became mo...
06:00, 08/21/2019

Turkfest: Ireland's little festival with a big heart – a photo essay Every summer, the population of Inishturk, an island off Ireland’s west coast, swells to five times its normal size – when it opens its doors to 200 Turkfest revellersInishturk is an island nine miles off the coast of County Mayo in west Ireland, mid...
06:00, 08/21/2019

'He truly was there': Nebraska photographer helps teen honor fallen Army father in senior photos Photographer Susanne Beckmann shared photos of Julia Yllescas that were edited to include her Army father who was killed in Afghanistan.        ...
06:00, 08/21/2019

Fact-Checked: The Truth Behind Viral 'Instagram Terms-Of-Service' Post Over the last few days, celebrities have been sharing different variations of a viral post that claims Instagram is implementing new rules on photo usage. Is there any truth to this viral post?...
06:32, 08/21/2019

Opinion: More than ever, Eagles need Carson Wentz to find a way to stay on the field With Nick Foles gone and the Eagles' quarterback depth thinning out, Carson Wentz is under more pressure than ever to stay healthy.       ...
06:32, 08/21/2019

Not a 'tattooed guy': Larry Bird wants mural changed Former NBA star Larry Bird wants artist to remove certain tattoos from a painting of him on an Indianapolis building       ...
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

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

Pfizer invests $500 million in expanding gene therapy facility Pfizer Inc is investing $500 million to expand a manufacturing facility in Sanford, North Carolina, that plays a central role in its efforts to become a major player in gene therapy, the company said on Wednesday....
07:32, 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

Sites like Facebook, Google and Twitter allowed white supremacists to flourish. Now what? For years, social media fostered the rise of white nationalism by giving young white males places to freely spew hate. Tech companies have been slow to act.       ...
07:32, 08/21/2019

You Won't See Quantum Internet Coming The quantum internet is coming sooner than you think—even sooner than quantum computing itself. When things change over, you might not even notice. But when they do, new rules will protect your data against attacks from computers that don’t even exi...
07:32, 08/21/2019

Mets kick off critical stretch in style There are now 37 games left in the regular season for the Mets, but they have adjusted their schedules accordingly. “It’s August, but playoffs started today,” J.D. Davis said after the Mets started a critical nine-game homestand in style with a 9-2 w...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Mumbai Pilot First Ever Woman To Fly Solo Across Atlantic, Pacific Ocean Mumbai girl Aarohi Pandit, currently on a global flight in a small plane, on Wednesday created history by becoming the first woman pilot to cross both Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean solo in a Light......
08:00, 08/21/2019

Over Probe Agency Notice To Raj Thackeray, Support From Cousin Uddhav Maharashtra politician Raj Thackeray, who has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with a case linked to the collapse of shadow bank Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services,......
08:00, 08/21/2019

After Seniors Ragged 150 UP Medical Students, Vice Chancellor Said This The Vice-Chancellor of a prestigious Uttar Pradesh university, at which 150 junior medical students were forced to shave their heads and "bow in reverence" to their seniors in an alleged case of......
08:00, 08/21/2019

PM Modi's UAE Visit Will Boost Bilateral Strategic Partnership: Envoy Prime Minister Narendra Modi's third official visit to the UAE on August 23 and 24 is another important milestone in the bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership and the Indian community is......
08:00, 08/21/2019

Maxx Force launch coaster: 0 to 78 mph in less than 2 seconds To achieve maximum speed on most roller coasters, you slowly pull out of the loading station and ascend to the crest of that first hill with the assist of a chain lift -- and then take a dramatic first drop....
08:32, 08/21/2019

NASA to explore Jupiter’s moon Europa, which may hold life NASA has officially confirmed a mission to Jupiter's moon Europa, a trek that could answer whether the icy celestial body could be habitable for humans and support life....
09:00, 08/21/2019

The Summer of Elizabeth Warren GQ’s Julia Ioffe talks with Elizabeth Warren on the campaign trail about Hillary Clinton’s trailblazing, Donald Trump's attention, and Warren’s biggest pitch of all: herself....
09:00, 08/21/2019

Court Documents Tie Huawei to Iran, Syria, Sudan, Describe New Banking Links New details about the U.S. sanctions-busting case against Huawei Technologies emerged in court filings in Canada, including about the Chinese telecom giant’s alleged dealings in Iran, Syria and Sudan....
09:00, 08/21/2019

New Novels and Movies Ask: Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Tech? Fictionalized versions of big tech firms are being cast as the villains in a batch of new books and films, playing on fears about the pervasive reach of technology....
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

U.S. imposes sanctions on three Chinese accused of fentanyl trafficking The U.S. Treasury on Wednesday imposed sanctions on three Chinese men accused of illegally trafficking fentanyl, acting three weeks after President Donald Trump accused Beijing of reneging on pledges to stem a flood of the highly addictive synthetic ...
09:32, 08/21/2019

Pompeo announces 'countdown' clock as Iran weapons embargo ends in 2020 United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned against ending an arms embargo on Iran, likening every day until the deal's October 2020 expiration as a "#CountdownToTerror."...
09:32, 08/21/2019

Is this the new classic engagement ring? Trends are straying well away from tradition when it comes to engagement rings, here jewellery designer and expert Kate Baxter shares the shapes and styles to know in 2019 and beyond...
10:32, 08/21/2019

Why Stoic fortitude is the route to happiness Lessons In Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us About How To Live by Dr John Sellars, a lecturer in philosophy at Royal Holloway, is published next month...
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

Animals eat each other, so why don’t we? Vulnerable spadefoot tadpoles eat their smaller competitors to speed towards toadhood as quickly as possible. Gulls and pelicans are among bird species that eat hatchlings for food or to prevent the spread of disease. In insect species such as the pr...
10:32, 08/21/2019

New architects' report shows how the trade war is hitting commercial real estate A key indicator for the commercial real estate market is showing signs of weakness, and uncertainty in the economy over the trade war and interest rates may be to blame....
10:32, 08/21/2019

Lilly Singh, the first openly bisexual woman of color talk show host, on impact of coming out In an interview, YouTube star-turned-NBC talk show host Lilly Singh discussed the effect her coming out has had on fans.        ...
11:00, 08/21/2019

Colton Underwood slams 'ignorant' remark about 'Bachelor in Paradise' contestant Demi Burnett "Bachelor" star Colton Underwood was having none of it when a Twitter user commented on Demi Burnett's sexuality.        ...
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

Bitter leaves: tobacco's devastating global legacy A new book by Rocco Rorandelli, Bitter Leaves, explores the environmental, health and social impacts of the tobacco cycle, from seed to sale“With a long history of denying the health risks of smoking and second-hand smoke, obscuring the truth about t...
11:00, 08/21/2019

The age of comfort TV: why people are secretly watching Friends and The Office on a loop We are in an era of ‘prestige television’, with unprecedented choice and quality. So why are so many of us streaming endless reruns of 90s sitcoms?In the opening episode of Netflix’s animated Hollywood satire BoJack Horseman, the eponymous steed give...
11:00, 08/21/2019

Houthi rebels down U.S. drone over Yemen, reports say A U.S. surveillance drone was shot out of the skies over Yemen this week by a surface-to-air missile the Pentagon believes was given to Houthi rebels by Iran....
11:00, 08/21/2019

Obscure pink seaweed may help reduce global carbon emissions Marine scientists around the world are seeking a way to mass produce an obscure tropical pink seaweed that can stop cows from burping so much methane gas....
11:00, 08/21/2019

Children in UK living in shipping containers, report finds Children in England are growing up in shipping containers, office blocks, and bed and breakfasts, a report into youth homelessness has found, as authorities around the country struggle to combat the country's crippling housing crisis....
11:32, 08/21/2019

Bunny or bird? New viral video splits the internet TUCSON – Blue and back or white and gold? Yanny or Laurel? These questions may seem a bit odd, but once upon a time, the answers to this question divided the internet. Now in 2019, the newest internet riddle has begun to take its course in work...
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

What Do We Think Happened In Right Field On This Bunt Home Run? Okay, yes, I know the answer to the question posed in this headline, but I’m not going to tell you what it is until you watch this clip from a minor-league baseball game and formulate your own theory:...
11:32, 08/21/2019

Indonesia will implement IMO low-sulfur fuel rule on schedule: ministry Indonesian-flagged ships will comply with new low-sulfur fuel rules that start next year, the country's Ministry of Transportation said on Tuesday, after earlier saying more time was needed to meet the requirement....
11:32, 08/21/2019

Angel Has Fallen review – Gerard Butler's pyrotechnics fizzle out In the latest overblown and underpowered instalment of the Fallen franchise, Butler’s beleaguered secret service agent goes on the run after being framed, seeking out estranged and unintelligible dad Nick Nolte Is Gerard Butler hellbent on remaking e...
11:32, 08/21/2019

Aerial photo shoot turned rescue drama: 2 saved off California The quick response from a nearby pilot helped the Coast Guard's ability to save two lives, Lt. Cmdr. Joshua Murphy 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

'My Word Means Something': Indie Dev Elaborates On His Viral Decision To Reject Epic Store Exclusivity In late July, Wlad Marhulets, the solo developer behind upcoming horror game Darq, received the golden ticket: an email from Epic Games asking if he’d like Darq sold on their hugely popular online store....
12:00, 08/21/2019

Jair Bolsonaro accuses NGOs of setting fires in Amazon rainforest Brazilian president blames environmental groups after he is criticised for rise in blazesThe Brazilian president, Jair Bolsonaro, has accused environmental groups of setting fires in the Amazon as he tries to deflect growing international criticism o...
12:00, 08/21/2019

Boeing to hire 'few hundred' workers to support grounded 737 MAX Boeing needs a “few hundred” temporary employees to help oversee its grounded fleet of 737 MAX jets as the company works to return the planes to the skies....
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

Audi A4 35 TFSI Sport S tronic 2019 UK review Entry-level petrol version of Audi’s refreshed A4 has the maturity, refinement and equipment-driven value to appeal loud and clear, albeit in very rational terms This is expected to be one of the biggest-selling engine and trim derivatives of what ...
12:00, 08/21/2019

These headphones make Apple's AirPods look inhuman A startup called Human Inc. creates wireless over-ear headphones that may look slightly more visually alluring than AirPods. You see, they're just two ear-muffs....
12:32, 08/21/2019

Sean Spicer, Trump’s First White House Press Secretary, Joins the Dancing With the Stars Cast (NEW YORK) — Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of “The Bachelorette” and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the contestants on the next season of “Dancing with the Stars.” ABC announced the celebrity ...
12:32, 08/21/2019

The Best Underwear for Men in 2019 A proper re-up of your underwear drawer requires quality fabrics and flattering fits. Here's the best underwear we've found that you can buy right now....
12:32, 08/21/2019

Australia Captain Tim Paine Expecting "Same Old Steve Smith" Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test at Headingley after being concussed by a Jofra Archer 92 mph bouncer in the drawn second Test at Lord's....
12:32, 08/21/2019

Watch An F1 Car And A Motorcycle Go Head-To-Head On A Slalom Test In case you’ve missed it, motorcycle racer Guy Martin and former Formula One driver David Coulthard have been competing in head-to-head challenges to examine the differences in science and technology between their two sports. It’s been a lot of fun—b...
12:32, 08/21/2019

GM And Ford CEOs Now Say Shareholder Value Is No Longer What Matters Most The CEOs of General Motors and Ford claim the business world needs a shift in priorities, Geely’s hard hits in the home market foretell of more bad things to come, Walmart is suing Tesla and much more on The Morning Shift of Wednesday, August 21, 201...
12:32, 08/21/2019

Trump: 'I am the chosen one' to take on China over trade U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he was "the chosen one" to address trade imbalances with China, even as congressional researchers warned that his tariffs would reduce U.S. economic output by 0.3% in 2020....
12:32, 08/21/2019

Germany for First Time Sells 30-Year Bonds With Negative Yields In an unprecedented move, Germany sold 30-year bonds at a negative yield, as investors desperate for safe assets bet that further falls in yields will boost the value of the bonds in the future....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Strong Demand for Bank Bonds Allays Fears From Sinking Shares The relatively strong performance of bank bonds is sending an encouraging signal at a time when financial stocks are under pressure from recession fears....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Video: How 'outstanding' Raikkonen justified his place in F1 again Kimi Raikkonen is enjoying a strong Formula 1 season with the Alfa Romeo squad previously known as Sauber, with which the 2007 world champion made his '01 grand prix debut...
13:00, 08/21/2019

RLLR defends Sato's actions before massive IndyCar Pocono crash The Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing IndyCar team has defended its driver Takuma Sato over his part in the five-car opening lap crash at Pocono last weekend...
13:00, 08/21/2019

4 Grand Slam champions on 2020 tennis Hall of Fame ballot Goran Ivanisevic, Sergi Bruguera, Conchita Martínez, Jonas Björkman are candidates for International Tennis Hall of Fame's class of 2020; all 4 are Grand Slam champions        ...
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

5 Wars That Would Have Been Much Funnier If Nobody Had Died Between the ridiculous uniforms, the screaming and running, and all stupid-looking old guys making long, weird speeches, wars are often hilarious, but that hilarity is usually marred by the thousands of casualties most wars cause. Here are five wars ...
13:32, 08/21/2019

Farmer's threat prompts USDA to pull staff from crop tour The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Wednesday it had pulled all staff from an annual crop tour after an employee was threatened, and three sources said the threat came over the phone from an angry farmer....
13:32, 08/21/2019

Trump says he is seriously looking at ending birthright citizenship U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that his administration was seriously looking at ending the right of citizenship for U.S.-born children of noncitizens and people who immigrated to the United States illegally....
13:32, 08/21/2019

Scandalized billionaire Steve Wynn pays $43M for Palm Beach mansion Former casino mogul Steve Wynn is the latest billionaire sex pest to make a splash in the scandalous seaside city of Palm Beach, Fla. The former chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts, who was forced to resign after multiple allegations of sexual misconduc...
13:32, 08/21/2019

Trump speech at Shell worksite raises a question: Should bosses mix business and politics? Tying workers pay to attending a Donald Trump speech was legal, but some question if it was the right thing to do.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Trump to grant student loan forgiveness for disabled veterans President Donald Trump signed a memorandum on Wednesday to automatically cancel the student loan debt of disabled veterans. More than 25,000 service members will have their debt wiped away....
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

Detroit Lions' Jordan Lasley gets fresh start after fight, heaving ball into pond New Detroit Lions wideout Jordan Lasley is on his third team this summer after being waived by the Ravens and Raiders earlier in training camp.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Unintended consequence of early signing day has been rise of college football recruiting costs Some believed an early signing period would save college football programs money. Instead, it has been the opposite.       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Dolphins' Grant gets 4-year deal worth up to $24 million Miami Dolphins receiver Jakeem Grant signs 4-year contract extension worth up to $24 million through 2023 season       ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Porn bots are now storming Twitter's trending topics Instagram isn't the only social media app being invaded by porn bots. Now they're on Twitter, too. For the past few days, as I was scrolling through Twitter's trending section, I noticed a number of accounts showing similar behavior as...
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

Color-changing metal may provide early sign of illness Enlarge (credit: Getty) Many of you will know that I mostly write about physics. My knowledge of human biology is limited to being reasonably certain that I have a body. At one point, some of my research could have had a medical application, but it...
14:32, 08/21/2019

Your heatwave could be worse because of a drought somewhere else Enlarge / Temperatures during the third week of July, 2019. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Long-lived heatwaves in the mid-latitudes are typically the result of an atmospheric pattern known as a “blocking high.” In a blocking high, the jet stream...
14:32, 08/21/2019

THX's New Deep Note Trailer Brings Back All the Movie Theater Feels Do you remember how disappointed you were, years ago, when you got to the theater only to find out the THX showing of the movie you came to see was sold out? THX-approved cinemas are few and far between now, but they’re still out there, and will soon...
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

What Myspace Lost As Leonardo da Vinci once said, “Myspace was never finished, only abandoned.” Not those words exactly, but if brainyquotes.com disappeared, and the Louvre burned down, and all libraries were defunded, and a solar flare wiped out all of Earth’s power,...
14:32, 08/21/2019

Victoria's Secret drags down parent company L Brands second-quarter earnings The sexy image that once boosted Victoria's Secret has been haunting L Brands more recently, as women are steering clear of the brand's hot pink, lacy and bejeweled lingerie....
14:32, 08/21/2019

More Than 150 People Have Reported Lung Diseases That May Be Linked to Vaping The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are investigating a growing number of “severe” lung disease cases that appear to be related to vaping. The CDC first announced on Saturda...
15:00, 08/21/2019

July was the hottest month ever on Earth. Now massive wildfires are burning across the globe. Scientists say it's no surprise wildfires have broken out after the warmest July on record globally.        ...
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

Semen may help prevent HIV infection in women: study Repeated exposure to semen can alter the characteristics of vaginal tissue immune cells that are prime targets for HIV, reducing chances of infection, according to a new study out of Philadelphia’s Wistar Institute and the University of Puerto ...
15:00, 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

Netflix's 'Hyperdrive' pushes drivers to insane limits in a 'Ninja Warrior' for cars 'Hyperdrive' features drivers from around the world racing through a series of mind-blowing obstacles in their own cars.        ...
15:32, 08/21/2019

Watch: Police officer rescues skunk from yogurt cup, gets sprayed A Massachusetts police department shared video of an officer rescuing a skunk with a yogurt cup stuck on its head -- and being sprayed as his reward....
15:32, 08/21/2019

Look: Snake left behind at Newark International Airport security A 15-inch snake was left behind at a security checkpoint at New Jersey's Newark Liberty International Airport, the Transportation Security Administration said....
15:32, 08/21/2019

European Central Bank at the heart of German Bund problem, says Financial Times' Tom Stubbington Tommy Stubbington, Financial Times markets reporter, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss Germany's interest rates and Denmark's negative mortgages rates....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Josh Rosen already seems primed for rough Dolphins year Miami ostensibly acquired Josh Rosen to be its quarterback of the future. The present may not be included. With the regular season fast approaching, the woebegone Dolphins seem to be leaning toward starting 36-year-old journeyman Ryan Fitzpatrick ove...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Man posed as Eugenie Bouchard’s brother to defraud her of $42K: cops This alleged impostor is no ace. A man posing as the brother of Canadian tennis star Eugenie Bouchard racked up nearly $42,000 in fraudulent charges at an upscale Miami Beach hotel, police said. Solomon Shlomo Azari, 24, told staffers at 1 Hotel Sout...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Putin says Russia ‘will react accordingly’ after US missile tests Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said the United States’ testing of a new missile – which had been banned under a now-defunct arms treaty – raises new threats for Russia and will warrant a response....
16:32, 08/21/2019

Venice bridge architect fined nearly $90G because design can't handle tourist crowds A Spanish architect has been fined nearly $90,000 because a bridge he built over the famous canals in Venice could not support the number of tourists known to flood the area each year, according to a report. ...
16:32, 08/21/2019

Greece to deny support to Iranian oil tanker under US pressure Greece has told Tehran it will not aid the Iranian flagged vessel by allowing it to dock. The US had suggested anyone cooperating with the tanker's requests was also assisting Iranian and Syrian campaigns of terror....
17:32, 08/21/2019

Saudi Arabia is cracking down on foreign workers, but that may not go over so well inside the kingdom REUTERS/Faisal Nasser Saudi Arabia plans to bar foreign workers from certain jobs as part of an effort to reduce unemployment and the potential for social strife that come with it. It may take a while for Riyadh to realize the "Saudization" of its w...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Our favorite MTV VJs of all time Paul Natkin/WireImage via Getty Images The launch of MTV on August 1, 1981 marked a new era in music, entertainment, and pop culture. MTV originally played 24 hours of nonstop music videos. The VJs were MTV hosts who curated soundtracks, interviewe...
18:00, 08/21/2019

How to use Google Chromecast from your iPad to stream media to a TV or display Shutterstock You can Chromecast from an iPad to turn any TV with a HDMI port into a smart TV that can stream all your favorite content. The Chromecast setup only takes a few minutes from an iPad, but you will need to have the Google Home app and a ...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Fires Destroy Amazon Rainforest, Blanket Brazilian Cities in Smog Vast fires, many of them set by loggers, are ravaging the Amazon at a rate not seen in years, sending plumes of smoke that darken skies over Brazilian cities at a time when there is international pushback against President Bolsonaro’s environmental p...
18:00, 08/21/2019

A huge asteroid hurtling toward Earth will fly by us next month Some astronomers have suggested that Earth is overdue for a large asteroid impact, and that we’re living on borrowed time until we can shore up our planetary defenses to protect us from a true “planet-killer” space rock. With a pote...
18:32, 08/21/2019

Can you get a yeast infection from antibiotics? Taking certain antibiotics can lead to a yeast infection in the vagina. This is because the antibiotics kill bacteria that support vaginal health. Learn more here....
18:32, 08/21/2019

Man Utd vs Crystal Palace lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury updates Crystal Palace must find a way to keep Manchester United at bay on Saturday - but the pressure will also be on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Red Devils to make a statement at Old Trafford....
18:32, 08/21/2019

Fans betting on sentimental favorite Serena to win U.S. Open In the twilight of her remarkable career Serena Williams is more often the sentimental favorite rather than the bettors' choice but the 37-year-old American will be both as she heads to the U.S. Open chasing an elusive 24th record-equaling Grand Slam...
19:32, 08/21/2019

Iceland’s prime minister will skip Pence’s visit. She says it’s not a snub. Iceland Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir said that it was “very difficult” to organize her schedule around the visit, which is planned for Sept. 4, saying she’ll be out of the country on other business....
19:32, 08/21/2019

Both sides in Florida manslaughter trial say video of fatal shooting will prove their case Prosecuting attorney Fred Schaub said convenience store surveillance video showed that Michael Drejka fatally shot Markeis McGlockton as McGlockton was turning away from him....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Microplastics in water not harmful to humans, says WHO report Experts find no proof minuscule particles are a threat to health but say more research is neededMicroplastics 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...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Pro athletes unite to bring wheelchair basketball and healing to those trapped in war Wheelchair basketball is transforming the lives of those caught in the crossfire of conflict, disease and poverty – spurred by the International Committee of the Red Cross and two pro American players....
20:32, 08/21/2019

President Trump Again Claims He Can Abolish Birthright Citizenship – But Legal Precedent Isn’t on His Side (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Wednesday he was looking “very seriously” at ending the right to citizenship for babies born to non-U.S. citizens on American soil. Trump spoke to reporters as he departed the White House f...
20:32, 08/21/2019

Plastic particles in drinking water present 'low' risk: WHO Microplastics contained in drinking water pose a "low" risk to human health at current levels, but more research is needed to reassure consumers, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday....
20:32, 08/21/2019

Man charged with shipping sanctions-controlled machines to Iran Federal authorities have accused a man of scheming to export metal-processing machines to Iran in violation of U.S. non-nuclear proliferation and terrorism sanctions....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Marriott worker had stash of guns and tactical gear, threatened mass shooting: cops A Marriott employee in California allegedly amassed a large arsenal of weapons and tactical gear in hopes of carrying out a mass shooting at his workplace, authorities said Wednesday. Rodolfo Montoya, 37, of Huntington Beach, was planning to take out...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Djokovic and Osaka top seeds for US Open "World number ones and title holders Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka have been named the top seeds for the US Open which starts on Monday in New York."...
21:32, 08/21/2019

Intel’s new chips just fixed the worst thing about ultrathin laptops It was only a few months ago that Intel unveiled a series of brand new 10th-gen processors that can deliver more powerful graphics performance to super slim laptops. The chipmaker isn’t done updating its product line, and we now have a few extr...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Resistance Dog Twitter Is Getting Seriously Out of Hand Zerlina Maxwell, the director of progressive programming at SiriusXM and a political analyst for MSNBC, has been talking about actress Susan Sarandon’s dog for an entire day now....
22:32, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump attacks Ford Motor for not backing fuel economy rollback U.S. President Donald Trump stepped up a series of attacks on automakers on Wednesday for not backing his administration's plan to roll back Obama-era fuel efficiency rules, singling out Ford Motor Co in particular for backing a deal with California ...
23:00, 08/21/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 22 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
23:00, 08/21/2019

Naomi Campbell opens up about her ties to Jeffrey Epstein, says she's 'sickened' by crimes Naomi Campbell is opening up about her alleged association with the late sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.        ...
23:32, 08/21/2019

Recreational cocaine use approved for two people in landmark decision in Mexico An anti-crime group hopes the decision will push authorities to put more resources towards the prevention of violent crimes.        ...
23:32, 08/21/2019

U.S. charges Kansas researcher over ties to Chinese university A researcher at the University of Kansas was indicted on federal fraud charges on Wednesday for allegedly concealing ties to a Chinese university while doing research funded by the U.S. government, the U.S. Justice Department said....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Olympics: Climbers hoping to boost Japan's medal count at 2020 Games Tomoa Narasaki and Akiyo Noguchi have boosted Japan's hopes of a medal when sport climbing makes its Olympic debut next year after winning gold and silver at the Climbing World Championships in Tokyo....
00:00, 08/22/2019

Teen sensation Gauff eyes next act at U.S. Open From the throngs of young fans who idolize her, to the tennis experts desperately seeking the sport's "next big thing", there is no shortage of expectations on the shoulders of 15-year-old Cori "Coco" Gauff....
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

Charlize Theron's Portrayal of Megyn Kelly in Bombshell's Trailer Will Make You Do a Double Take You'll do a double take after seeing Charlize Theron's portrayal of Megyn Kelly in the new Bombshell trailer. Lionsgate released the official teaser for the film on Wednesday. The......
00:00, 08/22/2019

In the flesh: how beauty is luring customers back to the high street The beauty industry is fighting back against the mass exodus to online retailers – with the kind of exclusivity that can only be experienced in-storeFrom plumes of powder to spritzes of perfumes, the department-store beauty hall has remained in many ...
00:32, 08/22/2019

Raging rainforest fires darken skies in Brazil, inspire #prayforamazonia NBC NEWS – A record level of fires in Brazil’s Amazon region has been linked to an increase in deforestation, inspiring a #prayforamazonia social media campaign to bring awareness to the blazes destroying the rainforest. Brazil’s National...
01:00, 08/22/2019

Study: Emoji users go on more dates Researchers think emojis might be the answer to a better dating life. A study published in the journal ‘Plos One’ suggests people who flirt using emoji’s get more dates. Researchers with Indiana University’s Kinsey institute and Illinois ...
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

Dallas Cowboys WR Amari Cooper not concerned about lingering injury Amari Cooper hasn't practiced since pain in his heel sidelined him on Aug. 3, but the Cowboys wide receiver isn't worried about his outlook.       ...
01:32, 08/22/2019

Exclusive: Daimler to make Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China - sources German auto maker Daimler AG plans to build Mercedes Benz-branded heavy trucks in China by revamping truck plants owned by its local joint venture, according to a document seen by Reuters and two sources familiar with the matter....
02:32, 08/22/2019

Fluoridated water during pregnancy may be hurting kids' brains. You still don't need to start drinking bottled water. Shutterstock A new study suggests that mothers who drink fluoridated water during pregnancy (which shows up in their urine) may be giving birth to kids who have slightly lower IQs. The finding held true in boys, but not girls. The American Academy o...
03:00, 08/22/2019

Kia Seltos Launch Live Updates: Prices, Images, Features, Specifications The Kia Seltos is all set to be launched today. It is the first model from Kia to go on sale in India and yes, it is a fully loaded compact SUV too. We bring you all the live updates from the launch......
03:00, 08/22/2019

Lindsey Graham: Horowitz will offer Senate 'chilling testimony' on FISA abuse Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham confirmed Wednesday that Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz will testify in front of the committee....
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

How ‘Sesame Street’ Started a Musical Revolution Fifty years ago, the television show united children’s education, puppetry and songs. Pop stars have been singing the Muppets’ tunes (and vice versa) ever since....
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

Has Coco Gauff Got Next? The 15-Year-Old Tennis Phenom Lands the Cover of Teen Vogue “I just want to win more. I love winning more than I hate losing,” says Cori “Coco” Gauff. And since upsetting her idol, Venus Williams, at Wimbledon—her first Grand Slam event, in which she emerged the youngest female player to win a main-draw Wimbl...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Romelu Lukaku hits out at Man Utd fans: They always blame me, Paul Pogba or Alexis Sanchez Romelu Lukaku has seemingly taken a shot at Manchester United by claiming fans are also looking to blame three players; him, Paul Pogba or Alexis Sanchez....
04:00, 08/22/2019

Juventus eye Asia growth with bid for earlier kickoffs "Serie A should consider having earlier kickoffs to help grow the Asian audience and boost clubs\u0027 finances, Juventus chief revenue officer Giorgio Ricci has said."...
04:00, 08/22/2019

DoorDash acquires autonomous tech company Scotty Labs "Our core belief at Scotty has always been that Autonomy + Remote Assistance will be the future of logistics," Scotty Labs CEO Tobenna Arodiogbu wrote on Medium....
04:32, 08/22/2019

GSK's long acting HIV injection gets boost from study GlaxoSmithKline's experimental HIV injection is as effective when given every other month as monthly, according to a study, a convenience that could help the British drugmaker in its battle against a rival drug from Gilead Sciences.GSK's two-drug inj...
04:32, 08/22/2019

|UPDATE:Moyo'slegalteamarguescontemptofcourtafternewterminationnotice In an open letter published on its website, the financial services provider said it took the step "after legal advice and on careful reflection by directors, with proper regard to their fiduciary duties to the company"....
04:32, 08/22/2019

Kosovo lawmakers dissolve parliament, open way to election Kosovo is headed for a snap election after its lawmakers voted to dissolve the national assembly. Previously, Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj resigned to face an inquiry over war crimes....
04:32, 08/22/2019

Can Trump prevent a US recession in election year? Trump is pressuring the Fed to stave off a sharp economic downturn as he seeks reelection in 2020. The feelgood effects of his $1.5 billion program of tax cuts are due to run out soon, so what can he do?...
04:32, 08/22/2019

Yemen will face severe aid cuts without new funds soon, warns UN The United Nations is facing having to cut 22 aid programs in the impoverished country. Only half of pledged donations for 2019 have been delivered so far....
04:32, 08/22/2019

DFB: presidential candidate Fritz Keller promises 'no more one-man show' The German Football Association is set to elect an unlikely new president as it looks to polish up its damaged image. SC Freiburg President Fritz Keller is to take power, partly because he's prepared to give it up....
04:32, 08/22/2019

Gold Prices Extend Record Setting Spree To Third Straight Day Gold prices rose for the third straight day on Thursday and continued its record-breaking run. Gold price hit a new high of Rs 38,970 per 10 grams, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. The......
04:32, 08/22/2019

Sensex Slumps 587 Points, Nifty Below 10,750 As Markets Hit 6-Month Low The S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty slumped to their lowest levels in around six months on the back of a broad-based selling pressure. Investors are awaiting news on economic stimulus from the government......
04:32, 08/22/2019

Yuan Falls To Fresh 11-Year Lows On Trade War Worries Prior to the market opening, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) set the midpoint rate at 7.049 per dollar prior to market open, weaker than the previous fix of 7.0433....
04:32, 08/22/2019

Economy Doesn't Need Fiscal Stimulus To Tackle Slowdown: Top Official The GDP growth in the fourth quarter of the last fiscal year came in at 5.8 per cent caused by slowdown in key sectors like agriculture, manufacturing and industry....
04:32, 08/22/2019

Tensions Simmer Between Brazil and Europe Over Amazon Deforestation A fight is brewing over the lungs of the planet. Since taking office in January, Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has overseen a surge in logging in the vast Amazon rain forest–and on Aug. 15, Norway suspended a $33 million don...
05:00, 08/22/2019

South Korea's top court to rule on Samsung heir's bribery case on August 29 South Korea's Supreme Court is to rule next Thursday on whether to uphold a reduced sentence given to Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee or ask an appeals court to revisit a case that was part of a graft scandal that brought down the president in 2017....
05:00, 08/22/2019

Fintech firm Pagaya issuing $115 million asset-backed security U.S.-Israeli Pagaya, which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to manage institutional money, said on Thursday it is issuing a $115 million consumer credit asset-backed security (ABS) led by structuring agent Cantor Fitzgerald....
05:00, 08/22/2019

South Korea appointee spurns calls to step down despite growing allegations Justice Minister nominee Cho Kuk on Thursday expressed his firm will not to succumb to growing demand by opposition parties to step down amid snowballing corruption allegations involving his daughter....
05:32, 08/22/2019

North Korea warns of a new ‘cold war’ North Korea continued to rail against South Korea's joint military exercises with the United States and its purchase of U.S. military hardware on Thursday, warning the moves would "trigger a new cold war."...
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

Davis, Mets helped by Indians' mental lapse, win 4-3 in 10 J.D. Davis lined an RBI single with two outs that capped a two-run rally in the 10th inning and the New York helped moments earlier by a huge Cleveland mental lapse, beat the Indians 4-3       ...
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

An African American mother and daughter journey to their family's past in Ghana Halfway across the Atlantic Ocean, the plane carrying Tani Sanchez and her daughter Tani Sylvester on a heritage tour to Ghana crossed paths with a powerful storm....
06:00, 08/22/2019

Experts say wisdom teeth removal is leading to opioid addition 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...
06:00, 08/22/2019

MIDEAST STOCKS-Banks drag Saudi market lower amid uncertainty over Fed policy Saudi Arabian stocks were dragged lower by declining financial stocks on Thursday amid uncertainty over Federal Reserve policy following the release of minutes from the Fed's July meeting, while other Gulf markets were mixed...
07:00, 08/22/2019

CORRECTED-Pound jumps after Germany's Merkel says Brexit backstop solution possible by Oct. 31 The British pound jumped more than half a cent on Thursday to nearly a one-month high after German Chancellor Angela Merkel said a solution to the Irish border issue could be found before the Oct. 31 deadline for Britain to leave the European Union....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Junior Agogo, former Ghana and Bristol Rovers forward, dies aged 40 Striker also played for Nottingham Forest and QPRAgogo suffered a stroke in 2015, two years after retirementThe former Ghana international Junior Agogo has died at the age of 40.Agogo was born in Accra but made his professional debut for Sheffield We...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Michelle Liu, 12, already 'famous' at Canadian Pacific Women’s Open Michelle Liu, a 12-year-old from Vancouver, earned a spot in the Canadian Pacific Women's Open. She's the youngest golfer to compete in the event.        ...
07:00, 08/22/2019

MLB teams fear Juan Soto’s power. Now they also must worry about him stealing bases. The 20-year-old left fielder has 12 steals this season and has been caught just once, turning a deficiency, or a non-skill, into a deceptive strength....
07:00, 08/22/2019

Apple reportedly launching new iPhone Pro and iPads with better cameras, 16-inch MacBook Pro and new AirPods Apple is getting ready for its usual fall iPhone launch event, which is rumored to be happening September 10, though the event hasn’t been officially confirmed this year. A new report from Bloomberg offers a preview of the lineup of hardware pr...
07:32, 08/22/2019

Novak Djokovic: how a kid from war-torn Belgrade beat the odds Novak Djokovic was just 11 years old and asleep in his bed in Belgrade when a loud explosion, followed by the sound of shattering glass and air raid sirens woke him up....
07:32, 08/22/2019

Walker, Turner lead US over Australia 102-86 Kemba Walker scored 23 points and Myles Turner added 15 to give Team USA a 102-86 win over Australia in a World Cup warm-up game       ...
08:00, 08/22/2019

OtterBox announces OtterSpot expandable, portable wireless charging system Apple, Samsung, LG, Google, Huawei, and others continue to launch smartphones with wireless charging technology and to help people keep these devices charged at home and on the go OtterBox just announced its new OtterSpot charging system....
08:00, 08/22/2019

Zomato Proposes Changes To Gold Membership: NRAI Refuses To Bite The standoff between restaurant owners and food dining aggregators is likely to continue even as Zomato proposed some changes to its popular loyalty program, to appease restaurants....
08:00, 08/22/2019

Monsoon Skin Diet: 5 Diet Tips To Get Glowing Skin This Rainy Season If you are fed up with your dry and dull skin this monsoon, we must tell you that there are plenty of natural ways in which you may get your sheen back....
08:00, 08/22/2019

NASA Astronaut Jessica Meir Available for Last Interviews Before Space Mission NASA astronaut Jessica Meir will be available from 7 to 8:15 a.m. EDT Wednesday, Sept. 4, for her final live satellite interviews before launching on a six-month mission aboard the International Space Station....
08:32, 08/22/2019

I Get More Excited About Old Games On Switch Than New Ones I’ve spent much of the last week staring at the Switch eShop page for the Grandia HD Collection willing myself not to buy it. For me, it is probably the most alluring recent release on the system, a collection of two classic RPGs I’ve never played, a...
08:32, 08/22/2019

The Sims 4's New Fashion Photography Pack Is Shockingly Good I would never ordinarily recommend one of The Sims 4’s stuff packs. There usually isn’t much to them. But you know what? The Sims 4's Moschino stuff pack is good....
08:32, 08/22/2019

‘Friedkin Uncut’ Review: An Acclaimed Director Accepts Many Compliments In a new documentary, Quentin Tarantino, Willem Dafoe and others genuflect at the altar of William Friedkin, the director behind “The French Connection” and “The Exorcist.”...
08:32, 08/22/2019

Bethenny Frankel posts mushy Instagram thanks. Reports say she's leaving 'Real Housewives' Bethenny Frankel thanks longtime "Real Housewives of New York" fans on Instagram: "PS: New York City is still my playground"        ...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Documentary examines Sylvie Cachay murder, Oscar winner's 127 rape accusations When police discovered the body of swimwear designer Sylvie Cachay submerged in an overflowing bathtub, their first thought was that she must have taken her own life. But when they found her boyfriend's wet socks by the bed and hotel guests in neighb...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Luis Castillo’s lawyer demands apology after drug trafficking sting A lawyer for ex-Mets infielder Luis Castillo has demanded his client receive an apology from authorities in the Dominican Republic after he was implicated in a massive, international drug-trafficking ring. Darren Heitner has insisted that the former ...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Cubs vs. Giants: Playing at Wrigley makes Chicago the play Enough! Jill Biden wants Democrats to stand behind the best man for the job. “This is about winning back the Oval Office. Maybe you have to swallow a little bit and say ‘OK, I personally like so and so better.’ But your bottom line has to be that we ...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Giants’ Daniel Jones ready to take his show on the road CINCINNATI — There are plenty of new experiences for any rookie going through the preseason for the first time. For Daniel Jones, a charter flight on the team plane for his first NFL game outside the friendly confines of MetLife Stadium is the latest...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Body of missing wealthy Polish film producer is found Polish minister says rescuers have found the body of celebrity businessman who went missing over the weekend after falling from his motorboat into a lake...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Dynamic career women from Africa coming together in Germany Eight female founders from Ghana, Kenya and South Africa are currently in Berlin as part of the Female Tech Business in Africa program. They want to network and push for digitization throughout Africa....
09:00, 08/22/2019

Justin Trudeau: the rise and fall of a political brand Thanks to his clever use of social media, he was dubbed the first prime minister of the Instagram age – but after four years in power, cracks in his image have started to show. By Ashifa KassamOn the last night of March 2012, Justin Trudeau climbed i...
09:32, 08/22/2019

Why Planned Parenthood was right to refuse federal funding | Moira Donegan The Trump administration put Planned Parenthood in an untenable position – and the organization made the moral choice to walk awayThe Trump administration expanded its assault on women’s rights this week, engineering the loss of birth control and oth...
09:32, 08/22/2019

Hong Kong protesters clash with riot police at metro station Peaceful rally descends into skirmishes as objects thrown and makeshift barriers erectedA peaceful rally at a metro station in Hong Kong descended into a clash between protesters and police as the city entered the 11th week of anti-government demonst...
09:32, 08/22/2019

March for Our Lives unveils sweeping gun reform agenda: 'The time is now' Student activists call for 30% reduction in civilian firearms and mandatory buyback programMarch for Our Lives, the organization created by survivors of the February 2018 mass school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Flori...
09:32, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders' new, special carve out for unions undermines the case for his socialized healthcare plan Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' proposal to move all Americans to a single government plan has had an ongoing problem with a constituency that should be among his core supporters: organized labor....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Former Republican lawmaker leaning toward Trump challenge Joe Walsh, a conservative former U.S. congressman turned talk show host, said on Thursday he was leaning toward a Republican primary challenge to President Donald Trump, calling him a liar and a bully who is unfit for office....
10:00, 08/22/2019

Trump says not looking at changing capital gains tax U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he is not looking to index capital gains taxes to the inflation rate, which could slash the taxes that investors pay on profits from asset sales, or to cut payroll taxes....
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

Mate 30 Pro will run Google’s Android at launch, unless the ban forces Huawei to resort to plan B Huawei is widely expected to launch its Mate 30 series this fall, with some rumors saying the press conference may come as soon as September 19th. The phone will run Android right out of the box, and the 90-day reprieve extension that was announced e...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Dale Jr. ready to race next weekend Dale Earnhardt Jr. plans to be back on the track on Aug. 31 in the Darlington XFinity race as planned, despite being involved in a plane crash last week....
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

If You’re Looking for Some Simple Entertainment, Reading Cardi B’s Deposition Will Please You Cardi B doesn’t need to take a BuzzFeed quiz to realize that if she were a Powerpuff Girl, she’d be Buttercup. (By the way, I searched to see if there’s an actual “Which Powerpuff Girl Are You?” BuzzFeed quiz, and you’re damn Skippy peanut butter it ...
11:00, 08/22/2019

Meet Thatcher Wine: the 'celebrity bibliophile' you didn't know you needed He sounds like a Brexit party candidate. In fact, he is the latest mind-body-spirit magnate gifted to us by Gwyneth PaltrowImportant news: we have been gifted a new curator by mind-body-spirit magnate Gwyneth Paltrow. Of course, even that is too limi...
11:32, 08/22/2019

The ten best console racing games of all time Enlarge / It's never a bad time to bust out your wheel—here's the T-GT wheel. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stor...
11:32, 08/22/2019

NASA Seeks BIG Ideas from Universities for Tech to Study Dark Regions on the Moon NASA plans to land humans on the Moon by 2024 with the Artemis program. Before astronauts step on the lunar surface again, new technology instruments will study the surface....
11:32, 08/22/2019

Country singer Drake White opens up about brain condition after near-collapse onstage Country singer Drake White opened up about having a brain condition that disrupts blood flow after he nearly collapsed onstage last week.        ...
12:00, 08/22/2019