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Margaret Atwood’s new work is full of feminist hope. But don’t dumb it down | Natasha Walter

The Testaments gives a vivid portrait of female resistance. But we should beware seeing women as merely angels or victimsIn these dark and difficult political times, I often find myself craving clarity, looking for explanations an...

Margaret Atwood’s new work is full of feminist hope. But don’t dumb it down | Natasha Walter

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'Natasha's Law' requiring full list of ingredients on pre-packaged food introduced to protect allergy sufferers Food businesses will be required to list full ingredients on pre-packaged food under a new law introduced by Michael Gove following the death of teenager Natasha Ednan-Laperouse....
17:00, 06/24/2019

House judiciary releases full transcript of Hope Hicks interview Former White House communications director Hope Hicks told the House judiciary committee she found President Donald Trump's willingness to accept foreign help during an election to be "troubling."...
05:32, 06/21/2019

Chelsea bring Cech ‘back home’ and hope he will work closely with Lampard • Cech takes role as technical and performance adviser • Chelsea hope for progress in Lampard pursuit next weekPetr Cech has returned to Chelsea as technical and performance adviser with the intention of working closely with the director Marina Grano...
07:16, 06/21/2019

Hardest states to find full-time work 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to determine the states with the highest underemployment rate.       ...
05:16, 07/31/2019

US Open: Frances Tiafoe doesn’t need full-day’s work to advance Sometimes it feels like the U.S. Open was still being played in Forest Hills, when Frances Tiafoe was first pegged as the long-awaited next American star. Soon, however, the future could finally be here. The 21-year-old from Maryland cruised to a fir...
23:32, 08/27/2019

Full-time Women’s Super League a success but top clubs have work to do Standards and sponsorship are up. Now the challenge is to build squads to fight on multiple fronts and boost crowdsWhile the outcome – Arsenal winning the league, City a cup double and Chelsea struggling after a squad shift – was fairly predictable, ...
02:48, 05/14/2019

It Appears That Even a Truck Full of Cash Can't Get Top Talent to Work for Facebook These Days Former Facebook recruiters say the company’s damaged image is driving away potential hires, according to a new report. Facebook, meanwhile, claims it’s doing better than ever, thank you very much.Read more......
13:00, 05/17/2019

Google’s Shadow Work Force: Temps Who Outnumber Full-Time Employees The tech company has long used contractors, but some employees worry that a growing reliance on them represents a shifting, less admirable work culture....
01:16, 05/28/2019

Report: Rockstar offers contractors full-time work after crunch controversy As we hear more and more about a game industry drowning in crunch, we finally get some good news: Rockstar employees who felt the pinch the hardest are being given better positions. It’s a tiny step, but hopefully the first of many — goodness only kn...
12:16, 08/07/2019

Amazon Goes Full Black Mirror by Turning Grueling Warehouse Work Into a Video Game Amazon is currently experimenting with a pilot program that turns warehouse jobs into a sort of video game, a system the company claims is meant to break up the monotony of the day-to-day tasks required of its workers but has, conveniently, led to co...
09:00, 05/22/2019

Colorado corrections officer fired, arrested after allegedly bringing burrito full of drugs to work A Colorado corrections officer was fired after he allegedly brought a burrito — not full of rice or beans, but full of drugs — into a state prison facility....
10:16, 07/10/2019

4 Episodes Of ‘Full House’ Where Uncle Jesse Explained That Most Families Don’t Work Like This, And For Good Reason Too Because This Whole Setup Is Honestly Weird Full House is a beloved family sitcom about two grown men who move into their friend’s house to help raise his three young daughters after his wife passes away. The episodes end with thoughtful life lessons for the characters and viewers alike, and s...
10:16, 06/04/2019

Natasha Lyonne is getting really into directing these days Some people get really into knitting or gardening or crystals as a hobby during these overly long summer days, but Russian Doll’s Natasha Lyonne has apparently decided to get into directing instead. As noted by Deadline, she has just finished directi...
12:48, 08/01/2019

Natasha Lyonne: ‘There’s a fighter in me that wants to survive’ Natasha Lyonne used her starring role in Orange is the New Black to shake off her demons and reinvent herself. The actor and director talks about third chances, crosswords and being the class rebelIn a busy Manhattan restaurant, Natasha Lyonne is eat...
00:16, 07/21/2019

Here's What's Really Going on Between Rob Kardashian and Latin Pop Star Natti Natasha Alexa, play Natti Natasha's "Amantes de Una Noche." It seems Rob Kardashian is single and ready to mingle... with the 32-year-old reggaetón and Latin pop artist. As of......
15:48, 06/17/2019

Natasha Lyonne looks back on American Pie: "I was very confused by this movie" Sometimes celebrities really are just like us: Take Natasha Lyonne, for instance, who recently stopped by PeopleTV to revisit several roles from her decades-long career, including oft-forgotten parts in Pee-wee’s Playhouse and the Dennis The Menace m...
14:32, 07/10/2019

Natasha the Snitch: Black Twitter Savages DC Metro Tattletale Early Friday morning, a brave citizen named Natasha Tynes boarded the Washington, D.C., Metro with her pockets and soul apparently overflowing with an abundance of fucks that she intended on disbursing throughout the day. Upon boarding, our brave Nat...
23:00, 05/10/2019

Storm's Natasha Howard denies abusing her wife Natasha Howard denies allegations she abused her wife in a statement provided by her lawyer. The Seattle Storm All-Star was accused by her wife on social media Saturday of physically threatening and abusing her.       ...
20:16, 07/16/2019

Natasha Lyonne has Conan in stitches dissing her Emmy chances “You’ve said 15 things that make absolutely no sense to me,” said Conan O’Brien appreciatively to his Tuesday guest, Natasha Lyonne. “Thank you!,” was the Russian Doll creator and star’s reply, “My work here is done.” And, indeed, if you’re looking f...
05:00, 08/28/2019

Natasha Lyonne Distracted Herself From the Emmy Noms With Some Curious Prep for Season 2 of Russian Doll Russian Doll is officially an Emmy-nominated series, and that's an understatement. The acclaimed (and awesome) Netflix series, created by and starring Natasha Lyonne, scored a total......
19:32, 07/17/2019

WNBA star Natasha Cloud, Washington Mystics hold media blackout after shooting at DC school WNBA star Natasha Cloud led the Washington Mystics on a media blackout Friday to draw attention to gun violence that occurred at a Washington D.C. elementary school....
12:16, 06/17/2019

The Feminist Dad Checklist In an excerpt from their new book, The Father of All Dad Guides: from A(doring) to Z(addy), Madeleine Davies and Tara Jacoby provide a comprehensive breakdown of the Feminist Dad....
05:16, 06/07/2019

Why automation is a feminist issue Working women are twice as likely as men to lose their jobs to AI, according to a thinktank. Which perhaps isn’t surprising, given that most of that work is menial and badly paidAccording to a new study from the Institute for Public Policy Research (...
13:00, 07/16/2019

The Feminist Imperative to Believe Another World Is Possible It makes a perverse kind of sense that the election of a gleeful, pussy-grabbing misogynist to the highest office in the land would cause a feminist backlash at the grassroots. Since the 2016 presidential election, women have been rising up: marching...
19:16, 05/02/2019

  In China Tech, ‘996’ Means Work, Work and More Work Few issues have proven more divisive of late in Chinese technology circles than the pervasive culture of extreme overtime, known for years by the punchy moniker “996.” The three digits describe a punishing schedule of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., six days a wee...
06:00, 05/12/2019

In China Tech, ‘996’ Means Work, Work and More Work Few issues have proven more divisive of late in Chinese technology circles than the pervasive culture of extreme overtime, known for years by the punchy moniker “996.” The three digits describe a punishing schedule of 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., six days a wee...
20:16, 05/11/2019

Sketchbook: The Agony of Walter Benjamin The artist Frédéric Pajak’s hybrid book “Uncertain Manifesto” is haunted by the philosopher’s encounters with fascism, among much else, as these illustrated panels show....
10:32, 04/28/2019

Former S. Korean first lady, feminist Lee Hee-ho dies at 96 SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Lee Hee-ho, a South Korean feminist activist who fought for democracy against dictatorships alongside her husband and future President Kim Dae-jung, has died. She was 96. Park Han-shik, an official from the Kim Dae Jung Peac...
22:48, 06/10/2019

And the least feminist nation in the world is... Denmark? A poll of more than 25,000 people in 23 major countries found that just one in six Danes consider themselves a feministIt is one of the best places in the world to be a woman, with a narrow gender pay gap, equal employment rights, universal nursery c...
01:00, 05/10/2019

Walter Chandoha's purrfect cats – in pictures In 1949, Walter Chandoha adopted a stray kitten in New York. When he began taking pictures of his new pet, Loco, he was so inspired by the results that he started photographing kittens from a local shelter, thereby kickstarting an extraordinary caree...
00:49, 08/14/2019

We’re in a golden age of feminist TV, and don’t even need the Bechdel test to prove it Killing Eve, Derry Girls, Glow, Big Little Lies, The Bold Type, Claws: with this sort of variety, female-led shows no longer have to speak for every womanAlmost every single show I have watched this year has female protagonists. This isn’t because of...
09:00, 05/09/2019

'What they did to me was so horrific': brutal silencing of a Saudi feminist To the outside world, Loujain al-Hathloul is regarded as one of the most influential women on the planet – but in her own country, she is seen as a threat who must be stoppedLoujain al-Hathloul always likes to ask questions, her brother Walid says. “...
13:48, 05/24/2019

Lauren Duca and the Failure of 'Feminist' Self-Empowerment Earlier this year, Jezebel writer Anna Merlan published a lengthy investigation into Lauren Duca, a minor media celebrity best known for sparring with Tucker Carlson and misdefining the word gaslighting in an essay published shortly after Donald Trum...
05:00, 09/18/2019

Devastating: This Woman’s Workplace Is So Feminist She Will Never Know Whether She Is Incompetent At Her Job Here’s a story about an extremely infuriating situation that no one should ever have to experience: This woman’s workplace is so feminist that she will never know whether she is incompetent at her job....
13:48, 05/07/2019

New arrest in murder of German politician Walter Lübcke Three weeks after the Kassel district president was shot dead, DNA evidence has prompted a new arrest. The 65-year-old was found with a gunshot wound to his head and a political motive has not been ruled out....
09:16, 06/16/2019

Bundesliga club Stuttgart name Tim Walter as new head coach Tim Walter is to take over as coach of Stuttgart at the beginning of the 2019-20. The Swabians are to face second-division side Union Berlin to try to secure their place in the Bundesliga for next season....
06:16, 05/20/2019

Stuttgart appoint Walter as head coach for next season "VfB Stuttgart have appointed Tim Walter as their coach from next season, with the 43-year-old signing a two-year-contract, the Bundesliga club said on Monday."...
11:48, 05/20/2019

We cordially request the Jessica Walter cut of Child’s Play Everyone knows the great Brad Dourif as the raspy, profane voice of killer doll Chucky, but, though he was always cast as Child’s Play’s Charles Lee Ray, he wasn’t initially called upon to provide the toy’s voice. Originally, it was veteran actress J...
13:00, 06/20/2019

Bob Odenkirk's next film role is sounding a little bit Walter White Despite having spent the last 15 or so years merging together the worlds of indie comedy excellence and prestige drama stardom into one uniquely popular package, Bob Odenkirk has never fared particularly well in the world of film. Sure, he’ll pop up ...
20:50, 09/19/2019

How Walter Mosley wound up writing about crack for ‘Snowfall’ Walter Mosley was already a bestselling novelist whose Easy Rawlins mysteries became movies (“Devil in a Blue Dress”) when director John Singleton called him to brainstorm with his co-creator Eric Amadio. Singleton wanted to do a TV series about the ...
18:00, 07/26/2019

Vaping Bad: Were 2 Wisconsin Brothers the Walter Whites of THC Oils? As authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market for vaping supplies....
00:17, 09/15/2019

Boy with a pearl earring: Walter Raleigh is the new style icon for men Harry Styles leads the renaissance of the Renaissance started by model Henry KitcherCould it be the renaissance of the Renaissance? Not since the 1600s when Charles I and Walter Raleigh were seen wearing them has the men’s pearl earring been so popul...
05:16, 07/26/2019

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

This feminist chatbot challenges AI bias in voice assistants The Feminist Internet, a non-profit working to prevent biases creeping into AI, has created F’xa — a feminist voice assistant that teaches users about AI bias and suggests how they can avoid reinforcing harmful stereotypes. Judging by a recent UNESCO...
12:48, 06/04/2019

'Feminist emergency' declared in Spain after summer of violence Demonstrations across the country come after 19 women were killed by their partners Protesters took to the streets of more than 250 towns and cities across Spain on Friday night to declare a “feminist emergency” after a series of high-profile rape ca...
21:01, 09/20/2019

Feminist cyborg scholar Donna Haraway: ‘The disorder of our era isn’t necessary’ Cyborg Manifesto author and philosopher who explores the nature of reality discusses the science wars and climate activismThe history of philosophy is also a story about real estate.Driving into Santa Cruz to visit Donna Haraway, I can’t help feeling...
00:00, 06/20/2019

How Björk Brought Her Sci-Fi, Feminist Fairy Tale to Life “Cornucopia,” the iconoclastic artist’s new live extravaganza at the Shed, features a 50-member choir, seven flutists and music describing a feminine, hopeful future....
15:16, 05/08/2019

Feminist warriors: why wrestling for women is taking hold A famously sexist, ultra-masculine discipline is attracting participants nationwideThe thrill of being thrown around a dusty wrestling ring, flipped over, then sat on isn’t one I’ve ever longed for. But Mercedez Blaze and Rebel Kinney, part-time warr...
04:48, 08/05/2019

Three Lions song gets feminist revamp for Women's World Cup New version of song also known as Football’s Coming Home aims to inspire public support for teamDavid Baddiel and Frank Skinner’s football song Three Lions has been rewritten as a feminist anthem to cheer on England’s women team in next month’s World...
16:32, 05/27/2019

Feminist Harry Styles explaining feminism is a gift Any number of things could be called the most notable parts of Rolling Stone magazine's Harry Styles profile, like his quotes about sex or that time he says he bit off the tip of his tongue while using hallucinogenic mushrooms....
02:32, 08/27/2019

Walter Gropius' daring but doomed 'Bauhaus in the trees' design The Bauhaus mastermind was 85 years old when he agreed to design a new residency for the German ambassador in Buenos Aires. It was one of his last projects and among his best. The only problem — it never got built....
06:00, 07/02/2019

Stuttgart hires Holstein Kiel coach Walter for next season STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Stuttgart has hired Holstein Kiel coach Tim Walter to take over for next season. Stuttgart, which faces a playoff to stay in the Bundesliga, says the 43-year-old Walter signed a contract through June 2021 after agreeing to j...
06:16, 05/20/2019

Walter White look-alike sought for meth charges in Illinois GALESBURG, Ill. (KWQC) – Followers of the Galesburg Police Facebook page have been doing double takes since the booking photo of a wanted Galesburg man was posted last week. “Wow, the resemblance,” Christina Balmer commented, referring to the likenes...
22:32, 09/10/2019

Walter Lübcke murder raises specter of neo-Nazi terrorism A suspected neo-Nazi's arrest in the Kassel politician's murder case has focused concerns on far-right terrorism in Germany. The city is home to an extremist scene and was the location of a notorious NSU murder in 2006....
12:00, 06/17/2019

Arrest in probe of German politician Walter Lübcke's death A probe into the death of a German regional politician has resulted in an arrest, the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper has reported. Walter Lübcke was shot dead on the terrace of his home near Kassel last weekend....
20:32, 06/08/2019

Mexico City assesses damage after violent feminist protest Workers have thrown up a wooden wall around Mexico City’s iconic Angel of Independence monument after feminists defaced it with graffiti during a raucous and violent protest over a string of alleged rapes by police...
19:48, 08/17/2019

Baroque feminist, pope’s lover … the woman behind a lost Velázquez Donna Olimpia Maidalchini Pamphilj rose to the heights in the Vatican. Now a work by Velázquez, unseen since 1724, is set to fetch millions at Sotheby’sFor almost 300 years, it was thought lost or destroyed. But now a portrait of one of history’s mos...
06:00, 06/23/2019

Gulalai Ismail, Feminist Hunted by Pakistan’s Authorities, Escapes to U.S. After months on the run accused of treason, Ms. Ismail made it to New York. Human rights defenders say she is innocent. Senators are ready to help her....
07:32, 09/19/2019

Feminist lawyers of South Asia rally to aid of #MeToo survivors Facing down intimidation, women all over this traditional region are speaking out about sexual harassment and violenceAli Zafar is famed across South Asia for his pop music, romantic comedies and even the occasional toothpaste advert. But last weeken...
09:48, 05/04/2019

Karlie Kloss Cut Ties With Victoria's Secret After Realizing She's a ''Feminist'' Karlie Kloss is standing by her feminist ideals. For years, people have associated the model with the risqué photos pasted across Victoria's Secret advertisements. However, the......
21:00, 07/01/2019

Denmark is the least feminist nation in the world, global survey finds A study of more than 25,000 in 23 countries found that just one in six Danes consider themselves to be a feminist -- and a third of women in the Scandinavian country believe wolf-whistling is acceptable....
20:48, 05/10/2019

Yannick Bellon, French Director With Feminist Bent, Dies at 95 “I have treated several aspects of the feminine reality,” Ms. Bellon, whose films included a feature that graphically depicted a gang rape, once said....
13:16, 06/11/2019

Overlooked No More: Mihri Rassim, Feminist Artist in the Ottoman Empire In conservative Turkey, she sought the same artistic freedoms that men were granted, championed art education for women and ultimately left for the United States to pursue her ambitions....
10:32, 09/12/2019

Chris Pine to play Walter Cronkite in 'Newsflash' depicting JFK assassination Jason Kempin/Getty Images Chris Pine is attached to play iconic CBS newsman Walter Cronkite in "Newsflash," which takes place on November 22, 1963, the day President John F Kennedy was assassinated. Seth Rogen was initially eyed for Cronkite. Mark R...
06:48, 08/02/2019

Chris Pine to play that noted news heartthrob, Walter Cronkite A mild disturbance shook the Chris Force—a.k.a., Hollywood’s loose collective of photogenic white men named Chris, often seen standing next to some very expensive CGI or a person in a cape—today, as THR reports that Chris Pine has signed on to play n...
21:48, 08/01/2019

Meth user’s mugshot is spitting image of Breaking Bad’s Walter White This mugshot has Breaking Bad fans doing a double-take. Police in Illinois put out a poster of a fugitive who looks almost identical to the TV show’s lead character, Walter White — and who was busted for possession of meth, just like his TV loo...
15:00, 09/10/2019

Walter Mosley quit 'Star Trek: Discovery' over N-word backlash Writer Walter Mosley quit “Star Trek: Discovery” in disgust after getting a formal complaint about him using the N-word in the writer’s room, according to new reports....
00:00, 09/09/2019

Reggie Perrin or Walter White: what does a 21st-century midlife crisis look like? For years, the midlife crisis has been no more than a sitcom joke. But now some experts are insisting that’s because we don’t understand how it has changedI was sitting gingerly on the bonnet of a classic Mercedes when I thought: “Hang on a minute. I...
02:16, 05/29/2019

Trump promised to end 'American carnage'. He has woefully failed | Walter Shapiro At each moment of national tragedy, Trump stands on the sidelines smirking – and does little to prevent atrocities from happening in the first place“Summertime and the livin’ is easy” are the opening lyrics of George Gershwin’s 1935 opera, Porgy and ...
12:48, 08/04/2019

Mueller intended to break Democrats' impeachment stalemate | Walter Shapiro In an extreme example of narrowcasting, masked by the careful legalistic language, Mueller was speaking directly to Pelosi in his recent public commentsUnless they are on a secret Washington dinner party circuit, there are no hints that Robert Muelle...
06:00, 05/31/2019

Suspect in politician Walter Lübcke's killing probed over refugee attack Stephan E. is accused of murdering a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party in central Germany. Prosecutors also suspect he was involved in a stabbing attack on an Iraqi refugee in 2016....
11:00, 07/26/2019

'My mother-in-law called me Walter White': how magic mushrooms rescued me from grief After our daughter’s death I was overwhelmed by pain and anxiety. Microdosing home-grown mushrooms helped me copeIt was spring when my wife’s waters broke, three months early. We rushed to hospital, terrified. If our daughter arrived now, she might n...
07:16, 07/13/2019

Illinois police seek Walter White look-alike on probation violation Police in Illinois are looking for a man who bears a startling resemblance to “Breaking Bad” protagonist Walter White — and is wanted for a probation violation related to methamphetamine possession, according to a local report....
19:32, 09/10/2019

‘White, male and brawny feels tired’: is this the age of feminist Marvel movies? The idea of a female Thor and a bisexual Valkyrie have the Marvel fanboys in a state … but the franchise is just reflecting the way the world isCaptain Marvel may have ruled the box office this spring, but Avengers: Endgame was still Iron Man and Cap...
09:48, 07/25/2019

Scene City: Rupert Murdoch Is a ‘Big Feminist,’ Says His Wife, Jerry Hall Social influencers rally for the Equal Rights Amendment. And Ava DuVernay’s series about the Central Park jogger case is celebrated at the Apollo Theater....
23:32, 05/22/2019

Jailed Saudi feminist refuses to deny torture to secure release Loujain al-Hathloul will not retract electric shock and sexual assault claims, family saysThe prominent Saudi women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul has rejected a proposal to secure her release from prison in exchange for a video statement deny...
13:03, 08/13/2019

Everything you need to know about Margaret Atwood's The Testaments London is gripped by The Handmaid's Tale sequel — and it isn't even out until Tuesday. From its dystopian vision to its Booker Prize odds, David Sexton breaks open the cloak of secrecy that makes The Testaments a must-read...
07:16, 09/06/2019

Considering Margaret Atwood and Uneasy Sisterhood In Margaret Atwood’s 1993 novel “The Robber Bride,” three women encounter the glamorous and destructive college friend they thought had died five years earlier. Lorrie Moore reviewed it....
15:02, 09/20/2019

Getting ready for Margaret Atwood's new novel, 'The Testaments' It's the book launch event of the year: "The Testaments" hits bookshelves next week amid a near-total media embargo. But why is there such a hype behind Margaret Atwood's sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale"?...
07:48, 09/06/2019

Margaret Atwood: ‘She’s ahead of everyone in the room’ As excitement mounts for The Testaments, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, we talk to publishers and fellow writers about the great novelistThe hoopla around the launch of Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments is more reminiscent of the unveiling of an i...
02:32, 09/01/2019

Trump in the White House is a national security nightmare – and Mueller knows it | Walter Shapiro Mueller is at his core a moralist and a patriot – and the House intelligence committee knew it as they lured him out of his heavily guarded Fortress of His Own RectitudeA word of belated advice for dejected House Democrats: believe Robert Mueller nex...
18:16, 07/24/2019

Trump's 2020 kick-off proves he lacks the self-awareness to change | Walter Shapiro The president is locked in the politics of nostalgia – and fails to recognize that fearmongering works best for candidates when they’re out of powerDonald Trump’s 2015 announcement speech is now remembered for his descent down the Trump Tower escalat...
06:32, 06/20/2019

Federal prosecutors suspect 'far-right motive' in killing of German politician Walter Lübcke Federal prosecutors have taken over the murder investigation of local German politician Walter Lübcke. They believe there was a far-right motive, but have no evidence the suspect was part of a terror network....
09:00, 06/17/2019

Democrats need to remember: 2020 won’t be decided by 2019's debate responses | Walter Shapiro Under the traditional model for US presidential politics, winning candidates veer left in the primaries and then scamper back for the general electionIt is as inevitable as new temperature records in an era of global warming. Every Democratic debate ...
07:16, 08/04/2019

Report: Suspect arrested over death of German regional politician Walter Lübcke Germany's probe into the death of a regional politician has resulted in an arrest, the Frankfurter Allgemeine newspaper reports. Walter Lübcke was shot dead on the terrace of his home near Kassel last weekend....
14:32, 06/08/2019

Ava Gardner struggled to be taken seriously and Walter Brennan found fame despite accident, says film expert Turner Classic Movie’s (TCM) “Summer Under the Stars” is back, and this time the spotlight is on some of Tinseltown’s seemingly forgotten film icons....
09:16, 08/10/2019

Monsters, men and magic: how Trump awoke a powerful, angry new wave of feminist witches Whether it’s hexing the president, chatting in WhatsApp covens or featuring in TV reboots, radicalised women have been finding strength in the ancient pagan arts‘This is the time for getting scary,” the writer Andi Zeisler told Elle magazine on the e...
07:48, 08/07/2019

Margaret Atwood returns us to Gilead in ‘The Testaments’ Margaret Atwood has written the year’s most anticipated novel, ‘The Testaments,’ the sequel to her classic ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ and a Booker Prize finalist...
16:16, 09/04/2019

Margaret Hamilton: ‘They worried that the men might rebel. They didn’t’ The trailblazing computer scientist talks about being in charge of the software for the 1969 Apollo moon landingComputer pioneer Margaret Hamilton was critical to landing astronauts on the moon for the first time on 20 July 1969 and returning them sa...
09:32, 07/13/2019

Handmaid's sales: Margaret Atwood's The Testaments is immediate hit Novelist’s return to the dystopia of Gilead sold more than 100,000 copies in hardback in its first week on sale in the UKA hardback copy of Margaret Atwood’s follow-up to The Handmaid’s Tale, The Testaments, was sold every four seconds in the UK last...
03:32, 09/18/2019

The Bugatti SUV Will Be Dumb The latest rumors indicate Bugatti may be developing an SUV as a second production model alongside the Chiron. As someone who normally doesn’t give a shit about companies wanting to make money with SUVs, this one makes me feel a little sick....
12:48, 08/05/2019

This Dumb League Does It Again In December, commissioner Gary Bettman announced that the NHL salary cap would rise $3.5 million for the 2019–20 season, to $83 million. In the last couple of days, there have been rumblings that Bettman’s figure was optimistic, and that the figure—w...
10:32, 06/19/2019

Former Victoria's Secret model slams Karlie Kloss' 'feminist' reasons for leaving brand After Karlie Kloss claimed to quit modeling for Victoria's Secret in order to be a better feminist, another of the brand's former stunners is speaking out....
16:00, 07/07/2019

Natasha's Law: Parents of schoolgirl who died after allergic reaction to Pret sandwich hail 'momentous' new food labelling law The parents of a teenage girl who died from a severe allergic reaction after unknowingly eating sesame seeds in a Pret sandwich has hailed a new law in her name as "momentous"....
14:00, 06/25/2019

Margaret Fulton Brought the World to the Australian Table It’s hard to overstate the cultural impact of the prolific Australian author, who propelled nearly an entire generation toward more open-minded cooking....
19:48, 07/25/2019

Let’s Break Down the Most Mysterious Parts of The Testaments, With a Little Help From Margaret Atwood When most people think of The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood’s 1985 classic dystopian novel, they think of the color red. The long red robes and white bonnets worn by women forced into reproductive slavery in the Republic of Gilead have...
18:32, 09/10/2019

Would Margaret Thatcher have taken the US side against Huawei? Not necessarily | Tim Bale The US has invoked the Iron Lady in its beef with China, but she was a pragmatist who would ‘outsource’ to win value for moneyLady Thatcher may be an icon to her most devoted fans but, as far as I know, none of them has ever worn a “What would Maggie...
05:32, 05/10/2019

Margaret Atwood's new novel: A testament to the dangers of totalitarianism today Margaret Atwood's new novel, "The Testaments," takes readers back to the horrors of Gilead. But 34 years after "The Handmaid's Tale" was first published, is that world more fact than fiction today?...
11:48, 09/11/2019

Margaret Atwood among 2019 Center for Fiction honorees Literary agent Lynn Nesbit and Margaret Atwood and some of the forces behind the Hulu adaptation of her novel “The Handmaid’s Tale” will be this year’s honorees at the Center for Fiction’s benefit and awards dinner to be held Dec. 10 in New York...
22:00, 08/27/2019

Serena Williams won't break Margaret Court's record - and that's OK She is the greatest women’s tennis player of all time and deep down even her biggest critics know it. Wanting it to be beyond any plausible argument is merely completismAnyone who’s followed the women’s tennis tour closely over the last year wasn’t t...
04:48, 09/11/2019

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood – read the exclusive first extract Set more than 15 years after The Handmaid’s Tale, Atwood’s Booker prize-shortlisted sequel revisits her dystopian republic Gilead Continue reading......
04:16, 09/04/2019

Look at these dumb, clumsy wasps Wasps look like they should be graceful creatures. Similar to bees, with all the wild, impressive stuff they do to maintain their complex bee societies, you might assume that wasps would be similarly poised. Thanks to a slow motion, close-up video sh...
12:32, 07/23/2019

Grill Marks Are Dumb Parallel strips of golden brown goodness on chops and steaks may scream “summer cooking,” but grill marks are—in fact—quite dumb. I don’t say this because my apartment dwelling ways have left me lacking in the grill department; I say this because Mea...
11:32, 07/22/2019

‘One Woman, and Millions of People to Back Her Up.’ How Elizabeth Warren Made Fighting Corruption A Feminist Rallying Cry If winning the Democratic nomination requires wooing the party’s progressive wing and harnessing the power of activist women, then Senator Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that. At a rally in New York City’s Washington Square Park on Monda...
20:32, 09/17/2019

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood review – hints of a happy ending Atwood’s angry, pacy sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale admits a ray of light into Gilead’s toxic worldThose of us lucky enough to read The Handmaid’s Tale back when it first appeared in 1985 will remember the shock of a novel that felt both claustrophobi...
00:16, 09/15/2019

Margaret Hunter pleads guilty to misuse of campaign funds Margaret Hunter, the wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter, pleaded guilty in a San Diego court Thursday to conspiring to misuse campaign funds on personal expenses....
14:00, 06/13/2019

Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood Are in the Running for the Booker Prize (LONDON) — Booker Prize winners Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood are contenders again for the coveted fiction trophy. Rushdie, who won in 1981 for “Midnight’s Children,” makes the 13-book longlist for his latest novel, &ldqu...
23:32, 07/23/2019

Fans Queue Up As Writer Margaret Atwood Unveils "The Testaments" Margaret Atwood released the much-anticipated sequel to her award-winning 1985 novel "The Handmaid's Tale" on Tuesday, with "The Testaments" set to become a similar smash....
23:00, 09/09/2019

Exclusive: Hulu and MGM Are Developing Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments for the Screen Hulu and MGM will develop Margaret Atwood’s new novel The Testaments for the screen, the partners told TIME exclusively. Bruce Miller, showrunner for the Emmy-winning television adaptation of The Handmaid’s Tale, is involved in discussion...
09:48, 09/04/2019

The Handmaid’s Tale Was a Warning. Three Decades Later, Margaret Atwood Is Back With Another Margaret Atwood wants to know more about The Bachelorette. We’re chatting in her publisher’s office in Toronto when I mention the dating show where 30-some men vie for the affection of a single woman, all on camera. She has questions: ...
19:48, 09/03/2019

Let's try to come to terms with Gillian Anderson playing Margaret Thatcher on The Crown Few Hollywood performers have maintained a protective layer of imperturbable likability better, or for longer, than Gillian Anderson. To see Anderson pop up in something—Hannibal, American Gods, the revived X-Files—is to know that you’re going to see...
23:48, 09/07/2019

Julian Wilson not fazed by shark scares at Margaret River Pro Surfers rushed onto waterskis after sightingFour-foot shark believed to be a juvenile Surfing star Julian Wilson has praised the new safety measures at the Margaret River Pro after being plucked from the water during a shark scare on Tuesday. The Aus...
00:00, 06/04/2019

I Reset the Dumb GE Smart Lightbulb I’ve spent most of my day thinking about the video going around describing the absurd, 12-part process that’s required to reset GE C-Life smart bulbs. So I bought some and performed the Sisyphean ritual myself.Read more......
16:48, 06/20/2019

Sunday Comics: That's Kinda Dumb Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
11:00, 08/25/2019

Soon, Alexa Might Be as Dumb as Your Neighborhood Troll The next time you ask Alexa a question, the answer could come from some rando with an internet connection. Amazon is publicly launching its Alexa Answers program, a way for the company to crowdsource answers for questions Alexa doesn’t have a respons...
11:32, 09/12/2019

I Absolutely Love This Dumb Feud!!! Lots of people say things about the late Arizona Sen. John McCain. Some call the man, who is dead, a loser; others refer to him as “my father.” And many, no matter how bad of a politician McCain was, can’t help but give him an ovation in death for be...
22:32, 05/28/2019

Dumb Starbucks Man: Winter Sets In Welcome again to Dumb Starbucks (Man), the series where we examine the very dumb things that Howard Schultz keeps saying as he pretends to run for president....
09:48, 05/08/2019

Apple's 150 MB App Download Cap Raised To 200 MB, Still Dumb Apple’s annoying 150 megabyte data cap for downloading apps and games over cellular connections is 50 MB less annoying this week but still doesn’t give phone owners the option to ignore it. So, yay, but also boo....
10:32, 05/31/2019

The NBA's Dumb New Tampering Rules Are Rolling Out So, this is silly: The NBA Board of Governors unanimously passed a stricter package of anti-tampering rules. Small-market teams scared of voracious big-market rivals, teams recently burned in free agency, and teams who just want to vote in lockstep s...
17:00, 09/20/2019

Look At This Dumb Shit Brett Gardner Did To Himself Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner has had a pretty rough season so far, so you can’t blame him for being mad about the fact that he had what looked like a sure extra-base hit taken away from him by Indians right fielder Jordan Luplow. What you can bla...
07:00, 06/09/2019

Taylor Swift vs Scooter Braun: Is the singer's latest feud a feminist fightback or power play? The music world has been rocked by Swift's takedown of industry tycoon Braun. Samuel Fishwick and Susannah Butter speak to insiders to unpick the power struggle......
11:32, 07/03/2019

Margaret Atwood's The Testaments' anti-science world is a grim warning Thirty four years after The Handmaid’s Tale and a hit TV show later, Margaret Atwood’s intriguing sequel, The Testaments, highlights the power of narrative...
02:16, 09/11/2019

Margaret Atwood Fans Rejoice as Amazon Completely Screws Other Retailers Amazon, the biggest book vendor in the United States, recently started shipping preorders of Margaret Atwood’s book Testaments. The problem, notably, is that Atwood’s book is not supposed to launch until Tuesday, September 10. Amazon is violating the...
02:48, 09/05/2019

Serena Williams not giving up the fight to equal Margaret Court’s record The American has lost her past four grand slam finals but still has the fire inside to win that elusive 24th majorIf anything can lift Serena Williams to one more slam, it might be the roar of the crowd. It was as loud here on Saturday night in appre...
12:32, 09/08/2019

The Testaments by Margaret Atwood review – a dazzling follow-up to The Handmaid’s Tale Margaret Atwood is at her best in this Booker-shortlisted return, three decades on, to the patriarchal dystopia of GileadMargaret Atwood had a cameo in the television series based on her book The Handmaid’s Tale. She played an Aunt in a scene where a...
02:00, 09/10/2019

'She's a prophet': handmaids gather for Margaret Atwood's midnight launch of The Testaments With cocktails and craftivism, fans and authors including Neil Gaiman and Jeanette Winterson countdown release of sequelThe last time bookshops saw this much action at midnight on a weekday, a certain boy wizard was on the shelves.“There’s not anothe...
23:32, 09/09/2019

Margaret Atwood: ‘For a long time we were moving away from Gilead. Then we started going back towards it’ The bestselling author of The Testaments talks about her unusual upbringing and why it was time to revisit the dystopia of The Handmaid’s Tale“You are in chaos,” Margaret Atwood decrees calmly over tea. “It’s Cavaliers versus Roundheads.” We meet in ...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Sequel to 'The Handmaid's Tale,' Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments,' well worth the wait Gilead finally meets its downfall in "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's much-anticipated sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Gillian Anderson Joins The Crown as Margaret Thatcher: Meet the New Cast It's official: Gillian Anderson will play Margaret Thatcher on the upcoming fourth season of The Crown, which is currently in production. The news comes eight months after it was......
14:16, 09/07/2019

Margaret Trudeau on her JFL42 1-woman show and the struggle of mental illness Margaret Trudeau tackles serious topics in 'Certain Woman of an Age,' most notably the tragic death of her son and her lifelong battle with mental illness....
09:16, 09/18/2019

Profiles in Science: How Do You Find an Alien Ocean? Margaret Kivelson Figured It Out For forty years, the physicist at U.C.L.A. has been uncovering the outer solar system’s secrets. Few scientists know more about the mysteries of Jupiter and its icy moons....
14:16, 04/28/2019

Audible Shows by Margaret Trudeau and Diana Nyad Coming to New York Mrs. Trudeau, the former first lady of Canada, and Ms. Nyad, the endurance swimmer, will perform in three-night limited engagements at the Minetta Lane Theater this fall....
15:32, 08/12/2019

Margaret Williams Promoted to New Role of Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer CHICAGO, April 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that Margaret Williams has been promoted to the new role of Deputy Chief Regulatory Officer of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE). Williams will perform...
21:16, 05/01/2019

'I genuinely felt she was talking to me': readers review Margaret Atwood's The Testaments The sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale has wowed critics and been shortlisted for the Booker prize. But what do our readers make of it?WARNING: Contains spoilersA gripping read, atmospheric and didn’t disappoint! To me it resonates, to some degree, with w...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments' launches in London with handmaids and Pearl Girls Women wearing long silvery dresses and others in red capes and white bonnets set the atmosphere at a bookstore in London for the launch of "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's long-awaited sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."...
21:32, 09/10/2019

Amazon Accidentally Released Margaret Atwood’s Top-Secret ‘Handmaid’s’ Sequel The company says a “technical error” is responsible for a “small number” of copies of “The Testaments” going out early. Independent booksellers are angry....
10:48, 09/06/2019

Republicans Reportedly Stunned by How Dumb Jared Actually Is The bloom may finally be off the rose for White House wunderkind Jared Kushner, who managed to deeply underwhelm a group of GOP lawmakers with his extremely half-baked ideas to overhaul the United States’ immigration policies....
06:48, 05/15/2019

Trump Brain Status: 'Dumb as a Rock' President Donald Trump lashed out at his former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday, calling him “dumb as a rock” after reports Tillerson criticized Trump during a surprise appearance before the House Foreign Affairs Committee earlier this ...
10:32, 05/23/2019

Verizon’s dumb new ‘unlimited’ plans could hobble it in the 5G era Something happened on Verizon's path to becoming the industry leader in 5G, as confusing offerings diluted the strength of its network assets and marketing.Read More...
19:48, 08/03/2019

Konami's Soccer Series Has Had A Very Dumb Name Change Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer (or just PES) is one of the longest-running and most successful sports games on the planet, so sure, change its name to eFootball PES, what harm could it do....
05:00, 06/13/2019

Pelosi: LITERALLY DO NOT ASK ME ABOUT IMPEACHMENT AGAIN YOU DUMB OAFS House Speaker Nancy Pelosi give her weekly press conference on Thursday, where she was eager to speak about all sorts of things: President Donald Trump shifting money away from children to build his wall, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s grot...
13:00, 09/12/2019

Warren Gives a Good Answer to a Really Dumb Question The first Democratic primary debate is underway, and right off the bat, Senator Elizabeth Warren stuck the landing in her response to a particularly stupid question about why she has so many big plans when the American economy is, ostensibly, doing s...
19:00, 06/26/2019

Facebook Pledges to Move Dumb and Eat Shit Slipping-on-a-banana-peel-into-a-pile-of-rakes firm Facebook, a name which is now synonymous with massive, irreparable fuckups, has recommitted itself to mistakes, failures, and harebrained flights of fancy. We know this because they said so, and the...
15:48, 07/09/2019

Yes, You Can Use a Soccer Ball as an Air Suspension but It’s a Dumb Idea Lots of automakers these days offer air suspensions, which basically consist of an airbag at each corner, a reservoir, a compressor, and lines between them. There’s also a damper, control arms, and other suspension-y bits, but the main parts are the...
08:48, 07/24/2019

I miss blind, dumb enthusiasm for new tech Today marks 10 years since Google stoked great excitement in the tech community by unveiling a new product called Wave. I remember it clearly, because that day I sat down on my sofa 5,000 miles away from Google’s developer conference and wrote my fir...
02:16, 05/28/2019

Puerto Ricans Are Furious at Their Dumb Government Only days after several former top officials in Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s administration were arrested on corruption charges, the island’s Center for Investigative Journalism published hundreds of pages of Telegram messages between Rosselló...
18:32, 07/14/2019

Four day work weeks sound too good to be true. These companies make it work With the unemployment rate lingering near a 50-year low, employers are competing hard to recruit and retain talent. Some companies are beefing up their perks by offering four-day workweeks to entice workers seeking a better work-life balance....
10:48, 07/01/2019

"Do Work Hired To Do, Not Spend Time On Non-Work Topics": Google To Staff Google has a message to its workers: heads down and do your job. Google issued new guidelines in a memo Friday for how its roughly 100,000 employees ought to conduct themselves....
23:32, 08/23/2019

Survivors, advocates upset over Teen Vogue’s ‘sex work is real work’ op-ed Sex trade survivors and anti-trafficking advocates are furious over a new Teen Vogue column that argues selling sex is a legitimate job and should be decriminalized — saying it glorifies the trade and ignores its many victims. Dr. Tlaleng Mofok...
04:16, 05/02/2019

Pete Davidson Enjoys a Fun Night Out With Margaret Qualley Amid Dating Rumors Pete Davidson is having some fun while in Italy. After recently sparking romance rumors with actress Margaret Qualley, the Saturday Night Live comedian was spotted hanging out with the......
23:00, 09/01/2019

Biden mistakenly claims Margaret Thatcher, who died in 2013, is worried about Trump Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden reportedly had to correct himself over the weekend after telling donors Margaret Thatcher is concerned about the United States under President Trump....
11:48, 05/06/2019

Graeme Gibson, Canadian Author and Margaret Atwood’s Longtime Partner, Dies at 85 Graeme Gibson, the Canadian author of books including Five Legs and Perpetual Motion and longtime partner of author Margaret Atwood, has died. He was 85. His publisher, Penguin Random House, announced his death in a press release Wednesday. Atwood sa...
16:32, 09/18/2019

Margaret Atwood, Salman Rushdie make Man Booker Prize short list Novels by Margaret Atwood, Lucy Ellmann, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma, Salman Rushdie and Elif Shafak have been shortlisted for the 2019 Booker Prize for Fiction....
05:18, 09/03/2019

High-yield junk market still attractive: top bond manager Margaret Patel The gains in high-yield junk bonds are not over, thanks to the Federal Reserve's supportive stance on monetary policy, Margaret Patel, one of the mutual-fund industry's longest tenured and most......
13:00, 06/11/2019

Google used 107,000 solar panels to create a portrait of Apollo 11 pioneer Margaret Hamilton In celebration of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s historic moon landing mission, Google built a massive portrait of Apollo 11 software lead Margaret Hamilton using only solar panels and the reflection of the moon. The impressive art installation, whic...
11:32, 07/19/2019

Pete Davidson and Margaret Qualley Hold Hands During Romantic Venice Trip Is it too soon to start singing "that's amore?" Just a few short days after Pete Davidson and Margaret Qualley sparked romance rumors, it appears the pair isn't hiding......
04:16, 09/03/2019

Pete Davidson and Margaret Qualley Spotted Together in Italy Amid Dating Rumors Spotted! Hot on the heels of a report claiming Pete Davidson is dating Once Upon a Time in Hollywood actress Margaret Qualley, the possible pair was seen arriving to Venice's Marco......
18:00, 08/29/2019

High-yield junk market still attractive -top bond manager Margaret Patel The gains in high-yield junk bonds are not over, thanks to the Federal Reserve's supportive stance on monetary policy, Margaret Patel, one of the mutual-fund industry's longest tenured and most well-known bond managers, said on Tuesday....
12:00, 06/11/2019

Nokia Reminds Us Dumb Phones Can Still Be Good in 2019 Nokia is keeping the feature phones alive with three new ones announced at IFA 2019. While owning a smartphone often feels like a requirement, feature phones (or dumbphones if we’re being crude) still serve an important role as alternatives to the pr...
10:16, 09/05/2019

Dumb Starbucks Man Makes Smart Decision to Drop Out Welcome to the final edition of Dumb Starbucks Man, the series where we examine the very dumb things that Howard Schultz keeps saying as he pretends to run for president, or in this case drops out of the running for president....
17:48, 09/06/2019

Good Dumb Boy Crashes Mercedes S-Class Into Wall Yesterday morning, an Aptos, California dog managed to find himself behind the wheel of a 2001 Mercedes S-Class that had rolled down the street and into a retaining wall in front of a home....
11:00, 08/31/2019

What Should Andrew Luck Do With His Superpower Of Making Dumb People Mad? I imagine Andrew Luck is thinking about a Senate run today. Nothing, after all, inspires dreams of grandeur quite as quickly as doing something personal and painful that makes America pick a side, twitch like a worker in a meth lab, and then scream a...
19:00, 08/26/2019

Steve Keim Has Built Something Beautifully Dumb In The Desert For a while there was at least Ryan Grigson, and that was enough. A perfectly rectangular former NFL lineman partial to tactical sunglasses and oddly shiny suits, Grigson always projected the sense that he was imagining himself as the lead in a 1990s...
10:48, 05/06/2019

Juul's New E-Cig Sure Is Collecting a Dumb Amount of Data About Its Users As Juul explores ever-more creative means by which to curb what government officials refer to as an “epidemic” of teen vaping, one of its latest stabs at that undertaking involves collecting personally identifying data to verify that a user is legall...
23:16, 08/05/2019

"BJP Wants Only Deaf And Dumb Dalits," Alleges Congress's Udit Raj The BJP wants "deaf and dumb" dalits, Congress'sUdit Raj has alleged; he had recently quit the BJP after he was denied a ticket to contest the national elections....
22:32, 05/07/2019

98% of Bitcoin Satoshi Vision’s activity comes from a dumb weather app The majority of transactions running through the Bitcoin Satoshi Vision (BSV) network haven’t anything to do with cryptocurrency. In fact, pretty much all of its current on-chain activity comes from weathersv.com, an automated weather service that si...
10:32, 06/24/2019

The Cubs Fell Ass Backwards Into A Very Dumb Double Play I don’t know why Javy Baez (or whoever’s giving him signals) would have so much faith that a pitcher making only his third plate appearance in the major leagues would be able to hold up his end of the suicide squeeze, but the overconfidence of Baez a...
19:16, 06/25/2019

We’ll work with cities, even when provinces won’t work with Ottawa: Trudeau He says his government has a plan to deal with climate change and that politicians of all stripes mustn't close their eyes to what is happening around them....
11:32, 05/31/2019

Work Advice: New job means having to make new work friends Usually, finding “our people” at work takes weeks and months of daily proximity and small talk, borrowing staplers and awkwardly sipping sodas at work-sponsored social events....
03:32, 08/17/2019

Opinion: Serena Williams doesn't need to pass Margaret Court to be Slam queen Serena Williams is still short of the career Grand Slam record and running out of time. But Margaret Court's 24 majors are not what they seem.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Ajit Pai Is Working Hard to Make Broadband Users Dumb Again The death of federal net neutrality protections in the United States didn’t just set the stage for broadband providers to start penalizing customers who enjoy services like Netflix instead of those owned by, say, AT&T; a consequence of the repeal...
15:16, 06/28/2019

The WNBA All-Star Game Will Include One Really Dumb Rule Change This is apparently the summer of zany, experimental All-Star games. The WNBA will use its showcase Saturday afternoon to experiment with a couple rule tweaks, one of which is straight out of left field—or, well, straight out of hockey, the most dread...
11:00, 07/26/2019

Kevin Durant gets Canadian apology: ‘Those dumb– Raptors fans’ The Toronto Raptors fan base didn’t bathe itself in glory when some cheered Kevin Durant’s injury during Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night. But one anonymous Raptors fan tried to make it right on Tuesday, sending a floral arrangeme...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Over 140 Holocaust Experts Agreeing With AOC Should Finally Put This Dumb Fight to Rest Last month, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum put out a press release criticizing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for using the term “concentration camps” to refer to the detention of migrants in horrific conditions at the U.S. border. The museum wrot...
20:48, 07/01/2019

YouTube Clarifies Harassment Policy by Flailing Around Like a Big, Dumb Noodle Less than 24 hours after determining that far-right buffoon Steven Crowder’s anti-gay harassment of Vox journalist Carlos Maza was basically fine, YouTube has reversed course—or, more accurately, has continued to fishtail around the road. This aftern...
15:16, 06/05/2019

Ocasio-Cortez blasts ‘misogynist’ trolls who label her as dumb Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez blasted “misogynist” critics on Twitter Wednesday for trying to paint her as dumb, saying they would rip her intelligence whatever she did. “I could win a Nobel Prize in Physics & they’d still call me dumb. That’s why I ...
01:32, 05/30/2019

Pete Davidson Supports Rumored Girlfriend Margaret Qualley at Venice Film Festival Premiere There's no sense in hiding, Pete Davidson! The Saturday Night Live star was spotted supporting rumored girlfriend Margaret Qualley at the premiere of her new film, Seberg, at the 2019......
19:00, 08/30/2019

The Reason Justin Verlander Had A Reporter Barred From The Club House Is So Dumb It seems we finally have an explanation for why Astros pitcher Justin Verlander insisted on having Detroit Free Press reporter Anthony Fenech blocked from entering the Astros’ club house after a game last week. You probably won’t be able to guess whe...
10:00, 08/26/2019

Splinter Over 140 Holocaust Experts Agreeing With AOC Should Finally Put This Dumb Fight to Rest | T Splinter Over 140 Holocaust Experts Agreeing With AOC Should Finally Put This Dumb Fight to Rest | The Root ‘Call Me Tish’: After Trump Goes After Her in Twitter Rant, NY Attorney General Letitia James Says He Better Say Her Name | Jezebel Diana Ross...
07:32, 07/02/2019

Pete Buttigieg's Supreme Court Reform Plan Is Dumb as Hell 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg has a plan to overhaul the Supreme Court, and although it’s probably impossible to get any worse than the system we have now, Mayor Pete sure is giving it the old college try....
17:00, 06/03/2019

Brilliant But Also Dumb Warriors Fan Says He Had A Trick To Get Courtside Seats For About 30 Home Games Golden Warriors fan Trevor Laub had a wonderful grift going at the team’s arena that allowed him to sneak courtside for games. And then last week, he revealed it to all the damn YouTubers....
12:48, 07/22/2019

UEFA Thankfully Won't Uphold The Dumb VAR Rule That Marred The Women's World Cup One of the worst-received aspects of the Women’s World Cup this summer was the VAR-induced penalty kick debacle. The choice to subject goalkeepers’ feet locations to exacting scrutiny with video review, and to let penalty takers try their kicks again...
11:32, 08/15/2019

Pirates Broadcasters Load Up Their Diapers Over Dumb Unwritten Rules Violation The Pirates got pounded to hell by the dreaded Cardinals Wednesday night, eventually losing by the score of 14–8. The score manages to misrepresent just how lopsided the game was—the Cardinals scored nine runs in the second inning and chased two Pira...
22:48, 07/24/2019

Sununu on Nadler, Pelosi: 'You'd have to be really dumb' to think court will force Barr to break law Fomer New Hampshire Gov. John Sununu said Monday on "America's Newsroom" that House Democratic leaders would have to be "dumb" to believe that a federal court would force Attorney General William Barr to break the law....
17:32, 05/13/2019

Draymond Green Has Done Many Dumb Things, But Calling A Non-Existent Timeout Wasn't One Of Them For people who enjoy watching nard-kicker and general loudmouth Draymond Green suck and fail, the 2019 NBA Finals provided few moments of satisfaction. He was mostly brilliant in the series, and made a couple of the best plays in Golden State’s Game ...
02:00, 06/14/2019

It's Impossible To Oversell How Dumb This Adam Eaton–Todd Frazier Beef Has Gotten The 2016 White Sox were historically blighted. That was the team where Chris Sale was suspended for insubordination after literally cutting up throwback uniforms during batting practice before a start so he wouldn’t have to wear one. That was the tea...
14:32, 05/21/2019

Add Baker Mayfield To The List Of People Who Think It Was Dumb To Draft Daniel Jones At this point you are not exactly going out on a limb when you say it was stupid for the New York Giants to draft Daniel Jones. Everybody is already saying this, and will likely continue to say it up until the point Jones throws a bunch of touchdowns...
09:00, 08/20/2019

Trump calls Rex Tillerson 'dumb as a rock' after claims about Putin meeting President Trump mocked Rex Tillerson as "ill prepared" and “dumb as a rock” as he disputed his former secretary of state's claim that Russian President Vladimir Putin was more prepared than him during a 2017 summit....
09:48, 05/23/2019

There's Nothing More Predictable Than Mike Leach Suddenly Having Dumb Thoughts About Homeless People College football coaches tend to be graded on a steep and extremely generous curve when it comes to their personalities. How well they do or don’t do their jobs is easy enough to assess, because it creates a binary win/loss record that reflects the s...
13:48, 09/19/2019

Should Salads Be on Plates or in Bowls? (A Short Debate About a Dumb Thing People Do) I eat salads often now, because I have transitioned to a phase of my life where I’m expected to eat them often, and I don’t want to subvert those expectations. I’m so immersed in salad culture, so attuned to the salad zeitgeist, that my affinity for ...
18:00, 09/20/2019

Apollo 11: How 'dumb luck' saved iconic Moon photos from being destroyed The Apollo 11 Moon landing produced some of the most iconic photographs ever taken. However, a processing glitch in Houston when the films were returned to Earth nearly caused a “photographic catastrophe” of truly epic proportions....
07:16, 07/26/2019

The Feminist Library prepares for fresh chapter at 'loving' new home London's Feminist Library is packed up and ready to relocate to a new home in Peckham, after hundreds of supporters raised more than £65,000 to fund the new move....
00:16, 06/09/2019

Work-knife balance: the joy of eating at work Why feel guilty about eating alone at your desk or sneaking out for a hangover-busting fry-up? Dining during office hours can be one of life’s great pleasuresEating in the office is not usually considered one of life’s great treats. It is hard to see...
06:48, 09/05/2019

The new feminist armpit hair revolution: half-statement, half-ornament Female body hair is becoming more visible in popular culture and, while the issue has been around for decades, the new enthusiasm for hirsuteness has a 21st-century twistI am usually late to catch on to shifts in the zeitgeist; this one came to my at...
22:48, 06/23/2019

Manchester City Face Champions League Ban For Breaking UEFA's Dumb Rules Things are moving quickly against Manchester City. After a report earlier this week that the back-to-back Premier League champions could face a ban from the Champions League, the New York Times reports that a ruling is imminent. All of this because M...
13:32, 05/16/2019

Selena Gomez says Bill Murray was whispering 'dumb' stuff on the Cannes red carpet Selena Gomez is talking about how Bill Murray went viral in a red carpet picture that was reminiscent of Murray's famous "Lost In Translation" ending....
14:00, 06/12/2019

Google Fixes Dumb Screw Up With Promotional Store Credit for Pixel 3a Owners Google tells us it will fix a problem that prevented Pixel 3a owners from using a promotional store credit to pre-order Stadia Founder’s Edition. Read more......
01:32, 08/13/2019

Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert mock no-host Emmys: 'What a dumb idea' Former Emmy hosts Jimmy Kimmel and Stephen Colbert took the stage at the 71st Annual Emmy Awards to mock the Television Academy for its choice to go without a host in 2019....
22:00, 09/22/2019

Bowyer and Jones in post-race spat over "dumb" NASCAR Kansas move Clint Bowyer was involved in a post-race spat with Erik Jones after the Kansas Speedway NASCAR Cup Series round over a "dumb" move that Bowyer felt cost him second place...
07:00, 05/13/2019

Javy Baez Settles Dumb, Escalating Plunk-Off By Socking A Mighty Four-Bagger The Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs wrapped up their season series Wednesday with a good old-fashioned plunk-fest. The Cubs paid back a day-old plunking imbalance by targeting Colorado’s best hitter, and the Rockies buzzed and/or plunked three diff...
23:00, 06/12/2019

Diplo and his dumb cowboy hat are here with footage of Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas’ Vegas wedding Last night after the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, Game Of Thrones star Sophie Turner and her equally famous fiancé Joe Jonas decided to throw caution to the wind and head down to one of the city’s many kitschy little wedding chapels to make t...
09:32, 05/02/2019

Read This: A tribute to the lost, dumb potential of Universal's abandoned Dark Universe Hollywood is, to borrow a term from sports, a copycat industry. Sustained success is so difficult to come by that anytime a studio does something right, others inevitably attempt to do the same thing. Very rarely, however, do those attempts at mimicr...
09:48, 06/19/2019

James Comey defends Strzok, disputes 'treason' accusation in fiery op-ed: 'Dumb lies' Former FBI Director James Comey lambasted the president's claim that he and his committed "treason" during the Russia investigation -- noting that although it was tempting to ignore the president, he was acting as a "liar who doesn’t care what damage...
19:00, 05/28/2019

Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s Met Gala looks inspire ‘White Chicks,’ ‘Dumb and Dumber’ comparisons Kendall and Kylie Jenner’s monochrome feathered dresses had heads turning on the Met Gala red carpet Monday – but the reality show sisters’ looks had the Internet feeling déjà vu....
17:00, 05/07/2019

Jumaane Williams: Admissions test plan sends message ‘your kids are too dumb to pass’ Public Advocate Jumaane Williams on Friday said the city’s push to scrap its single-test admissions system for elite high schools is like “saying your kids are too dumb to pass.” The proposal “makes people believe that their c...
17:00, 05/10/2019

Wilbur Ross Reportedly Threatened to Fire NOAA Officials for Making Trump Look Dumb Remember last week, when the news cycle was dominated by stories about Hurricane Dorian and its potential to do grave damage to the East Coast, and how the president kept insisting that it might hit Alabama because he refused to admit he was wrong? I...
13:48, 09/09/2019

Everything to Know About July’s Full Buck Moon — the First Full Moon of Summer Calling all stargazers! The so-called Full Buck Moon is on the horizon — so get ready to enjoy the show. As astronomy buffs might already know, this month’s full moon is due on July 16, and brings with it a partial lunar eclipse that̵...
04:48, 07/14/2019

Report: MLS Escalates Dumb Fan Feud, Suspends Portland Timbers Supporters For Waving Iron Front Banners MLS has been in a season-long game of chicken with its own fans, and that feud has now entangled one of the more high-profile fanbases in the league. As first reported by ESPN and then confirmed by Portland Timbers supporters group Timbers Army, a “h...
08:48, 09/05/2019

Major Disappointment: These Parents Played Their Baby Classical Music In The Womb And He Was Born With A Long White Beard But Is Still Dumb As Hell All new parents worry about finding ways to give their children every possible advantage in life, but despite the purest of intentions, sometimes things just don’t work out exactly the way you envision: These parents played their baby classical music...
08:48, 06/12/2019

Dame Margaret Beckett: Jeremy Corbyn 'kicking the can' on Brexit while Labour Party loses votes A powerful warning that Jeremy Corbyn is "kicking the can" on Brexit while Labour is losing votes is made by one of the party's most senior figures today....
04:00, 06/26/2019

Back to school, and back to another year of our dumb education funding system The property tax-dependent education funding system creates a massive disconnect between the consumers of education and those providing it, Jake Novak writes....
14:16, 09/04/2019

Meghan Markle's father slams Lifetime's 'Harry & Meghan: Becoming Royal' as 'dumb fiction' "Harry & Meghan: Becoming Royal" wasn't an accurate portrayal of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's dealings with the Duchess of Sussex's father, Thomas Markle claimed in a new report....
08:00, 05/29/2019

Sequel to 'The Handmaid's Tale,' Margaret Atwood's 'The Testaments,' well worth the wait Gilead finally meets its downfall in "The Testaments," Margaret Atwood's much-anticipated sequel to "The Handmaid's Tale."        ...
17:16, 09/04/2019

Margaret Atwood: 'You can't keep the people down' The totalitarian republic she created was uncannily prophetic — now her Handmaid's Tale sequel has gripped London. Margaret Atwood tells Anne McElvoy about resistance, being a 'bad feminist' and the Queen's role in Brexit...
08:48, 09/13/2019

'Dumb' and 'painful to watch': John Travolta, 'The Fanatic' are shredded by critics "It’s probably for the best that 'The Fanatic' is so terrible. If it were made with any actual care, it’d be offensive instead of just dumb," a review read.        ...
10:48, 09/04/2019

A glimmer of hope for Tim Tebow It took awhile, but Tim Tebow may have just gotten his biggest hit of his young Triple-A career. Tebow — who has struggled at this level — belted a pinch-hit RBI double off the base of the wall in right center in the eighth inning to give the visitin...
03:16, 05/10/2019

The kid who turned old backpacks into hope Instead of letting her friends throw away their old backpacks and water bottles, nine-year-old Savannah Moon collected them and turned them into a life-changing donation to the Gateway Center in Atlanta.        ...
05:48, 08/10/2019

Trump says ‘I hope not’ about getting into war with Iran WASHINGTON – President Trump suggested Thursday that he wasn’t gunning for a military conflict with Iran.. “I hope not,” the president responded when asked by a reporter outside the White House if the U.S. was going to war with Iran. That answe...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Walking For A Hope To End Gun Violence LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The color orange is worn in honor of National Gun Violence Awareness Day. A place touched by a deadly shooting five years ago, Duncan Park in Lexington, was the site of Saturday’s peace walk. The victim’s m...
20:48, 06/08/2019

Opinion: 'Let's hope it wasn't a foreigner' Germany is in shock after a child was killed at Frankfurt's central train station. When tragedies like these happen, people in the country with migrant backgrounds are particularly affected, says DW's Erkan Arikan....
02:16, 08/01/2019

The Latest: Australia PM says he never gave up hope he’d win CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Australia’s general election (all times local): 12:30 a.m. Sunday Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has welcomed his surprising election victory by saying he had never given up hope of staying in ...
08:48, 05/18/2019

| Coe on Semenya: I hope she returns to the track IAAF President Sebastian Coe has not spoken directly to Caster Semenya after the rule was implemented forcing female athletes to regulate their testosterone levels....
09:48, 09/18/2019

Let’s hope Last Blood is the last we see of John Rambo Sylvester Stallone’s restless all-American killing machine John J. Rambo is back, though one would be forgiven for not recognizing him. It has, after all, been 11 years since Rambo gave this Reagan-era reactionary superhero a belated return to the sc...
18:32, 09/20/2019

Farmers Welcome Trade Truce, Hope for More Farmers and agricultural groups welcomed the U.S.-China trade truce but are still looking for a comprehensive agreement to restore large-scale exports of U.S. crops and meat and lift the fragile farm economy....
14:32, 06/30/2019

NBA notebook: Lakers hope to add third star The Los Angeles Lakers, with LeBron James in place and Anthony Davis on the way, reportedly are attempting to clear enough salary-cap space to make a run at a third star player this summer....
01:00, 06/19/2019

Raptors hope for one more momentum swing In the wild, unpredictable NBA Eastern Conference semifinal between the Toronto Raptors and Philadelphia 76ers, the team that seems to take control of the series in one game ends up getting humbled in the next....
13:16, 05/10/2019

‘America First’ may be last hope for these cattle ranchers Without ‘made in USA’ labels, independent ranchers fear their livelihoods could be quashed by multinational corporations as a new North American trade deal takes shape....
15:32, 05/03/2019

Gio Urshela did it all, but now Yankees must hope he’s not hurt Not that the Yankees needed any reminding, but Gio Urshela showed again why he has been so valuable this season with his performance in the field and at the plate in Wednesday’s 5-1 win over the Mets at Citi Field. Now, they just have to hope he’s no...
07:48, 07/04/2019

Bills kicker: Will help Lloyd, hope she goes for it Bills place-kicker Stephen Hauschka says he is excited at the potential opportunity for U.S. soccer star Carli Lloyd to pursue a position on an NFL team and wants to help any way he can....
23:32, 08/29/2019

| Elephant Path: A Story of Hope and War in CAR In the rainforests of the Central African Republic is Dzanga Bai, a remote clearing where a tall canopy of trees - full of the hum of insects and calls of wildlife - gives way to soft mud and pools of water....
17:16, 08/09/2019

Jets can look to Eli Manning for Sam Darnold hope ATLANTA — Yep. The dateline isn’t fake. And it isn’t from out in the suburbs, where the Mets are playing the Braves. This is preseason football, and I am here. And there is only one reason to be here. Because Sam Darnold is also here. And, well, we’d...
23:00, 08/15/2019

Markets Hope ECB Easing Package Could Be a Big One Investors are betting a change in Mario Draghi’s language on inflation could indicate an aggressive set of measures to boost the economy are coming in September....
13:48, 07/25/2019

The Agony of Hope Postponed, by a Value Investor Value investors are known for being a hardy bunch, willing to buy into beaten-down stocks that everyone else thinks are a disaster. But cheap stocks have underperformed horribly over the past 12 years and even some who specialize in buying them wonde...
08:16, 07/14/2019

Jane Goodall Keeps Going, With a Lot of Hope (and a Bit of Whiskey) During her girlhood, Tarzan was her role model. When she realized how chimpanzee habitats were being destroyed, she turned into a crusader. At 85, she’s still preaching....
05:32, 09/12/2019

Ars on your lunch break: There’s hope, and we’ll all be fine… probably Enlarge / This robot doesn't want to murder you or give you weaponized SARSbola! It just wants to vaccinate you! (Probably!) (credit: Donald Iain Smith / Getty) Today we’re presenting the fourth and final installment of my conversation with Naval R...
14:48, 06/20/2019

Trump: I ‘hope’ US doesn’t go to war with Iran President Trump on Wednesday said he hopes the US will not go to war with Iran – but that if the two nations end up in military conflict, America’s use of force would be overwhelming. “I hope we don’t, but we’re in a very strong pos...
07:48, 06/26/2019

Sam Darnold continues to look deserving of all the Jets’ hope ATLANTA — Yep. The dateline isn’t fake. And it isn’t from out in the suburbs, where the Mets salvaged one from the Braves. This is preseason football, and this devil went down to Georgia not looking for a soul to steal, but for a future to blossom. B...
23:00, 08/15/2019

Opinion: In Tehran, diplomatic hope dies last German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas' Iran trip made clear that Europe’s role in the Middle East is little more than that of a well-meaning extra. Yet these diplomatic efforts are still important, says Matthias von Hein....
17:48, 06/10/2019

Cochlear implant study offers new hope (WRAL) People with one-sided hearing loss now have the opportunity to hear out of both ears. Four years ago veterinarian Dr. Emily Byers experienced pain that felt like a migraine headache. There was no definite diagnosis, but it was followed by tota...
22:32, 09/09/2019

There’s hope for democracy in Turkey – but it needs help | Umut Özkırımlı The political awakening of the Istanbul mayoral election is like dew: it is beautiful but could easily evaporateI have never been an exile in the strict sense of the word. I left Turkey voluntarily – mostly for professional reasons – in 2011, long be...
01:48, 07/24/2019

Hope Solo is pulling no punches as pundit As Scotland slipped to a second Women's World Cup defeat at France 2019, former US star Hope Solo delivered a typically no holds barred assessment of their performance against Japan on Friday....
16:48, 06/14/2019

Hope Solo thinks the US went 'a little overboard' in their celebrations Even Hope Solo, whose had her fair share of celebrating big wins, thinks the USWNT took their celebrations too far when they crushed Thailand at the World Cup on Tuesday....
02:16, 06/13/2019

'There's still hope' – behind gentrification drama The Last Black Man in San Francisco Director Joe Talbot and star Jimmie Fails discuss their buzzy, award-winning film that looks at a city they love as it falls further from their graspThe Last Black Man in San Francisco, the debut film from director Joe Talbot and star/partner/friend ...
00:00, 06/08/2019

Pope gives hope to Mauritians who want UK to return islands Pope Francis wrapped up his trip to Africa on Monday with a lightning visit to Mauritius, saying Mass for 100,000 people and giving hope to a movement that wants Britain to return a group of islands....
06:01, 09/09/2019

Greens Are the New Hope for Europe’s Center. For the Far Right, They’re Enemy No. 1. As climate change emerges as the latest front in Europe’s culture wars, can Green parties show that environmental policy is compatible with social justice?...
09:32, 07/14/2019

Djokovic still favourite but defeat gives rivals hope "Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favourite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible."...
01:32, 08/22/2019

Dealers worried but used profits offer hope Setting aside price pressures and softening new-vehicle sales, 2019 has been remarkably stable for U.S. auto dealers, Cox Automotive notes in its latest Dealer Sentiment Index survey....
02:48, 09/16/2019

Hope Solo thinks US celebrations went overboard Even Hope Solo, whose had her fair share of celebrating big wins, thinks the USWNT took their celebrations too far when they crushed Thailand at the World Cup on Tuesday....
07:32, 06/13/2019

Gay Penguins, and Their Hope for a Baby, Have Enchanted Berlin Two male penguins at Zoo Berlin have adopted an egg, delighting Germans and raising the prospect of the zoo’s first penguin chick in almost two decades....
02:32, 08/14/2019

If you're not nervous at a World Cup, you don't care enough to win | Hope Solo The pressure of a major tournament can be difficult to handle – and not a lot of players have the ability to deal with that day in and day outBefore every World Cup game I played in, I felt good during the warm up. I was ready to play and wanted to p...
04:16, 06/10/2019

Bale agent: I hope he keeps playing for Madrid "Gareth Bale\u0027s agent has admitted that he is disappointed that his client has been dropped by Real Madrid but hopes he stays at the Santiago Bernabeu."...
01:32, 05/12/2019

Workers on Mugabe’s farms hope his widow will help them At one of Robert Mugabe’s farms, workers said they are pained by the death of their boss and worried about their future -- and some say they are hoping his feisty wife will be their savior....
10:00, 09/10/2019

Hope for Federer if he breaks Rafa's rhythm Short of booting him in the shins at a change of ends, Roger Federer has used just about everything in his vast armory to try and beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open -- so he will need something different when they meet on the Parisian clay for the ...
10:32, 06/05/2019

In Zachary Svajda, U.S. Men See a Glimmer of Hope (Even in Defeat) It was a relatively good opening day for young American men at the U.S. Open, where the 16-year-old Svajda had an oversize crowd for his first round match. But cramps ended his Grand Slam debut....
21:32, 08/26/2019

Climate emergency: New hope, or just empty words? Spurred on by the Fridays for Future movement, more and more cities around the world are declaring a climate emergency — in recent weeks, it's been almost a daily occurrence. Is this a sign of real change?...
11:32, 07/09/2019

The Greek Election Brings Hope for a Country in Need In Greece, the mainstream has returned to power and the populists are in retreat. Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis promised that the country would “proudly raise its head again,” and Greek voters have given him a robust election victory...
04:00, 07/11/2019

The Jets’ one glimmer of hope in this disastrous start Just two weeks ago, excitement surrounded the Jets. They had a new coach, a franchise quarterback, a new star running back and hope that a big season was about to begin. Two weeks later, it feels as if the Gang Green sky is falling. Sam Darnold has m...
21:32, 09/17/2019

For Vitiligo Patients, New Treatments Offer Hope “We now have a much better understanding of the immunological pathways involved in vitiligo, which is providing insight on how to target and treat the disease better,” an expert says....
03:00, 06/24/2019

I Hope Sony Hasn't Given Up On Its PlayStation 2 Classics Sony started porting PlayStation 2 games to the PlayStation 4 in December 2015, beginning with the games like Grand Theft Auto III, Twisted Metal: Black, and Dark Cloud. There are now just over 50 PS2 games playable on the PS4, but the pace of new re...
14:48, 05/03/2019

Charlie Plummer Is Generation Z's Hollywood Hope The Looking for Alaska star spent his youth stanning Hollywood stars. Now that he's being compared to some of them, he's just trying to keep his head on straight....
11:16, 09/03/2019

| No hope for peace between Palestinians, Israel in 'near future' There is no hope of achieving peace between the Palestinian factions and Palestinians with Israel in the near future, chairperson of Qatar’s Gaza Reconstruction Committee, formed to rebuild Gaza's war-destroyed homes and public infrastructure says....
01:32, 09/10/2019

Will Sudan’s military crush hope for democracy? At least 35 people were killed and hundreds more wounded in demonstrations, but protesters have vowed to continue their effort despite security forces’ vicious crackdown....
23:16, 06/04/2019

Djokovic still favorite but defeat gives rivals hope Novak Djokovic was all set to cruise into the U.S. Open as hot favorite but a semi-final defeat at the Cincinnati Masters last week has at least given hope to his challengers that the world number one is not invincible....
00:00, 08/22/2019

7 projects in “development hell” we hope see the light of day Given the decades it spent bouncing around Hollywood, unable to find a studio or a creative team whose vision aligned with the late Jim Henson, it’s a minor miracle that we’re getting a Dark Crystal revival at all. Thankfully, it’s pretty good, and i...
11:32, 08/31/2019

Water on Mars Provides Hope for Human Habitation The first sample of dust and soil analysed by NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover in August 2012 was found to contain a substantial amount of water. This discovery provided new hope that a manned mission to Mars would be able to succeed. Scientists have conf...
16:16, 06/18/2019

Kal Penn’s ‘Sunnyside’ may be NBC’s best hope for fall 2019 After playing doctors (“House”) and presidential aides (“Designated Survivor”) in his most recent TV roles, Kal Penn exercises his comedic chops in the new NBC fall series “Sunnyside” — which the network, in a rare move, has made available for review...
16:48, 07/02/2019

Pandora: Unleashing Hell and Hope Upon Humanity Most people are familiar with the creation of Adam and Eve in the Book of Genesis. But the story of mankind’s creation in Greek mythology is probably less well-known, and is arguably darker in tone when compared to Genesis. To begin with, men and wom...
12:48, 07/31/2019

Sure Hope You Like Swarms Of Wasps In Chevy Malibus Just in case you’ve been going through your week and have, somehow, managed to avoid having any deep, gut-wrenching feelings of abject anxiety and horror to the degree where it feels like you just might terror-shit your pants, allow me to help you ou...
02:48, 08/09/2019

How Kodi Lee's America's Got Talent Win Is Providing New Hope America's Got Talent crowned a new champion on Wednesday, Sept. 18. Season 14 ended with singer Kodi Lee winning the reality competition series. Did he know he was going to win it......
14:16, 09/19/2019

Mets showing all signs of a bad team — but there is some hope SAN DIEGO — Now this historical comparison, I did not see coming as the Mets gathered their belongings to get the heck out of America’s classiest city, their season on the brink. A 3-2 loss to the Padres on Wednesday afternoon at Petco Park gave the ...
19:32, 05/08/2019

North Korea Says Hope of More U.S. Talks Is ‘Disappearing’ The North said it might “re-examine all the measures we have taken so far,” a vague threat that could encompass its moratorium on nuclear and long-range missile tests....
07:32, 08/31/2019

Blow out your knee? Hope your surgeon’s got a VR headset Enlarge (credit: Getty | AFP) With all due respect to games, porn, and lion kings, virtual reality's killer app might just be saving lives. At a Stanford-affiliated children's hospital, pediatric cardiologists use an interactive virtual heart to he...
10:16, 08/10/2019

UN offers hope in the fight against climate change I've only been climate change correspondent at Sky News for a few weeks and already the sand feels like an increasingly tempting place in which to bury my head....
16:16, 07/31/2019

Tim Howard: 'I hope Liverpool never win a title while I'm still breathing' Old habits die hard. Old rivalries run deep. For Tim Howard, the former Manchester United and Everton goalkeeper, this season's Premier League title race has proven to be something of a Sophie's choice....
05:48, 04/30/2019

I’ll keep paying for the gym I never use – it represents hope | Emma Brockes The possibility of self-improvement, no matter how remote, makes us carry on forking out to keep that dream aliveI have been a member of five gyms in my life – the longest unbroken membership lasting three years, the shortest six months, which I quit...
05:32, 05/10/2019

Where are they now? Ostapenko's back with hope but high hurdles When Jelena Ostapenko cracked a backhand down the line to win the French Open in 2017, it flew with a sound that seemed to herald a new star in women's sport....
02:32, 05/24/2019

Drake might be Raptors’ last Kawhi Leonard hope The Raptors will get the last meeting with Kawhi Leonard before he decides his next destination and if they can’t sway him, perhaps one of their biggest fans will. The NBA champions “haven’t backed off one centimeter” in their pursuit of bringing bac...
16:32, 07/02/2019

Zidane: I hope Bale leaves Madrid 'soon' Gareth Bale's agent has called Zinedine Zidane a "disgrace" after the Real Madrid boss said he hoped the Welsh winger would leave the Bernabeu "soon."...
23:16, 07/21/2019

Executive order gives hope to kidney patients The Trump administration’s recent pledge to transform kidney care is cause for hope for late-stage kidney disease patients languishing on transplant lists and in dialysis clinics. However, the administration has not publicized the details of its plan...
20:16, 08/01/2019

Modi Is India’s Best Hope for Economic Reform To win a fresh mandate for himself and his party in India’s upcoming elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made extravagant promises and worrisome threats. He can fairly be accused of fanning flames of hostility toward India’s Musli...
07:00, 05/09/2019

Hope Solo ironically keeps the USWNT celebration controversy going Hope Solo has joined the criticism against the United States Women’s National Team. Solo, who played goalie for the USWNT from 2000-2016 and played every minute of the team’s 2015 World Cup triumph, joined others in ripping the American goal celebrat...
15:32, 06/13/2019

Kavanaugh should never have been appointed. Impeachment is our only hope | Moira Donegan In a just world, this man would never have been appointed to the court. The best we can hope for now is his impeachmentIt seems even more likely than it did before that US supreme court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is indeed a serial sexual assaulter. New...
15:16, 09/18/2019

This leak might be Samsung’s next-gen smartphone design, but I hope not because it’s so stupid The first smartphone that Samsung ever released with a curved display was awful and pointless. It was called the Galaxy Round and it had a screen with concave curvature for absolutely no reason whatsoever. As I’ve had to explain time and time a...
08:32, 08/16/2019

Redskins hope they can off-set their youth at linebacker with some cerebral play Washington is thin at linebacker after releasing two starters and losing another to injury, but its young players have responded by picking up the defensive scheme quickly....
14:48, 08/19/2019

There’s suddenly hope Mets’ Jed Lowrie can play this season ATLANTA — Jed Lowrie is forgotten (almost), but not gone. The veteran infielder — who still hasn’t appeared in a game for the Mets after arriving on a two-year contract worth $20 million last offseason — has increased his workouts to the point he’s r...
03:32, 08/15/2019

Chandrayaan 2 Heartbreak: Communication Lost, PM Says "Don't Lose Hope" Days of anticipation gave way to tense moments and then a heart-breaking announcement. Seconds before it was supposed to touch down on the Moon's surface early on Saturday, communication with the......
17:48, 09/06/2019

Hope Solo peels back the controversies that define her Hope Solo will always remember her wedding day, which will forever be linked to the turbulent hours prior. Discussing her marriage to former NFL player Jerramy Stevens, Solo, 37, told Elle that the pair, who had met in college, got off to a rocky sta...
13:16, 06/12/2019

Arsenal hope to secure Kieran Tierney from Celtic for £18m • London club already had bid of £15m turned down• Celtic value 22-year-old left-back closer to £25mArsenal are preparing to make a second offer to Celtic for Kieran Tierney, and they are hopeful that a figure of around £18m will get the deal done – ...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Leak shoots down hope of early Pixel 4 release Google's decision to tease the Pixel 4 yesterday after several renders were leaked had some Pixel fans excited. After all, the image shared by Google showed a phone that gave a rather high-end appearance. And Google's comment, "Wait 'til you see what...
06:48, 06/14/2019

Giants only hope this is where Corey Ballentine heals from heartbreak He raced fluidly across his field of dreams with the effortless moves of a natural athlete. For Eli Manning, for Daniel Jones, for Saquon Barkley, for every other New York Giant, this was another football day in May, another OTA. For the kid wearing ...
00:00, 05/29/2019

One Day At A Time producers still holding out hope for the show's return “All I can say is that there’s hope—there’s not not hope.” That’s One Day At A Time executive producer Mike Royce, talking to a panel full of fans about the beloved (former?) Netflix series, and the chances of the Alvarez clan scoring some kind of la...
15:48, 06/08/2019

Facing 3-1 deficit, Warriors hope to reverse history A defiant Golden State Warriors team are adamant they can overturn a 3-1 deficit to the Toronto Raptors and erase memories of becoming the first team to fail to win the NBA title after holding the same advantage....
00:32, 06/08/2019

Reilly Opelka is US men’s tennis’ next great hope at Open Reilly Opelka is familiar with the Flushing Meadows grounds, but only when admission is free during the U.S. Open qualifier. The new American man to watch, the 6-foot-11 Opelka, will make his U.S. Open main-draw debut Monday against No. 11 seed Fabio...
01:00, 08/26/2019

"Hope You Go Higher": PM Modi's Takedown Of Gandhis In Parliament In his first speech in parliament after the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi heaped piercing criticism on the Congress, referencing everything from the 1975 emergency to allegations......
10:00, 06/25/2019

Anxiety and hope over church schools reopening after attacks Catholic officials and parents in Sri Lanka are hopeful that church-run schools will begin to reopen soon for the first time since last month's devastating Easter attacks on churches and hotels....
00:16, 05/15/2019

U.S. IPOs hope for stock market volatility reprieve U.S. companies planning to launch initial public offerings (IPOs) in the coming weeks are hoping that August's bout of stock market volatility will subside this month, according to investment bankers and capital markets lawyers advising them....
05:48, 09/03/2019

Hope Hicks to testify before House Judiciary Committee Hope Hicks, a former longtime confidant of President Donald Trump, will testify behind closed doors before the House Judiciary Committee next week, Chairman Jerrold Nadler announced Wednesday.Hicks, who served as a top aide to Trump’s presidential ca...
14:32, 06/12/2019

The US scoring 13 against Thailand was great, the celebrations were not | Hope Solo Carli Lloyd’s sympathy with the Thai goalkeeper was a far better expression of what the US team are about than any choreographed celebrationsShould the US have taken their foot off the pedal against Thailand? Absolutely not. When you respect your opp...
10:48, 06/12/2019

Hope Hicks Agrees to Interview With House Panel The hearing will be the first time that an aide to President Trump has taken the witness stand in the House Judiciary Committee’s investigation into whether Mr. Trump obstructed justice....
17:48, 06/12/2019

Boone’s message on Stanton’s night: ‘I hope they saw his at-bats’ It took longer than anyone could have anticipated for Giancarlo Stanton to make an impact on the Yankees this season, but he delivered — twice — in a 7-5 win over the Astros on Saturday night in The Bronx. Stanton’s year had been defined mostly by in...
01:32, 06/23/2019

'I hope so in the future!' - Ronaldo keen to have Messi dinner "Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to break bread with long-time rival Lionel Messi after the pair were seen enjoying each other\u0027s company during the Champions League draw ceremony."...
11:32, 08/29/2019

Serena remains America's best hope at French Open Serena Williams represents the United States' best chance to hoist the French Open trophy this year but questions loom about her fitness after she was forced to withdraw from the Italian Open last week with a knee injury....
02:32, 05/24/2019

Bayern hope Coutinho arrival will spark season "German champions Bayern Munich are hoping their fans\u0027 enthusiasm with the arrival of Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho this week will spill over onto the pitch when they travel to Schalke 04 on Saturday."...
04:00, 08/22/2019

Taylor Townsend has reason to hope as US Open run continues First came the big win. Now comes the even bigger run. How big? American qualifier Taylor Townsend has come too far to sell herself short, saying she’s going to take it all the way. This coming on the heels of Thursday’s first ever upset of a top-10 ...
15:32, 08/31/2019

Disgruntled PATH riders finally have reason to hope Some relief is on the way for long-suffering PATH train commuters. The Newark-to-New York City system is getting longer trains and more frequent service as part of a $1 billion capital investment, Port Authority officials announced this week. Over th...
16:48, 06/21/2019

'Hope not,' Trump says when asked if the United States will go to war with Iran Members of Congress blasted the Trump administration for being left in the dark about details of the situation with Iran — and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Trump lacks authority to declare war on Iran....
14:00, 05/16/2019

Hope Solo Opens Up About Suffering a Miscarriage of Twins Hope Solo is sharing a very personal story. The Olympic soccer player, who married former NFL player Jerramy Stevens in 2012, is opening up about her devastating miscarriage. In a candid......
11:48, 06/11/2019

Gallup: Hope for education differs among poor Americans Americans who live in impoverished neighborhoods nationwide don't agree on whether their children have access to high-quality public schools, new research said Tuesday....
11:16, 06/04/2019

Knicks summoning Kris Wilkes for new physical in last hope The Knicks have not fully closed the door on signing rookie Kris Wilkes for the start of training camp, according to multiple sources. While it still appears doubtful the UCLA product will be ruled healthy enough, the club has decided to summon Wilke...
18:32, 09/08/2019

Raptors hope for home boost vs. Bucks in Game 3 The Milwaukee Bucks held service at home and won the first two games of the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals, so now the Raptors must reciprocate starting in Game 3 on Sunday night....
15:00, 05/18/2019

Hope misses ton as West Indies post 321-8 against Bangladesh West Indies batsman Shai Hope hit a patient 96 while Evin Lewis and Shimron Hetmyer also made half-centuries to help the former champions post a competitive 321-8 from 50 overs in their World Cup encounter against Bangladesh in Taunton on Monday....
08:00, 06/17/2019

Kemba Walker offers very little hope to Knicks, other suitors CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Good luck to those trying to get Kemba Walker out of Charlotte. The three-time NBA All-Star said he would consider taking less money than he is eligible to make to stay with the Charlotte Hornets if that means helping them build a w...
15:32, 06/13/2019

Hope Solo starting trouble for her old World Cup teammates The US Women’s National Team doesn’t hear Hope Solo’s criticism, and even if they did, what would it matter? “I haven’t been on social media since we left New York,” goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher told reporters in Franc...
09:32, 06/10/2019

After losing her dad to suicide, woman uses a billboard to spread hope By Alyssa Newcomb, TODAY Among the advertisements lining the billboards along a stretch of road in Kansas City, Missouri, is one with a simple yet powerful message: “You are human. You are loveable. You are strong. You are enough.” Nicole...
19:00, 08/13/2019

It may feel like the world's ending – but America has reason to hope Inequality, the climate crisis, and Trump in the White House may cause despair. But the country is poised to bounce backIf stagnant wages, near-record inequality, climate change, nuclear buildups, assault weapons, mass killings, trade wars, opioid de...
00:16, 09/08/2019

Giants’ revamped offensive line is Eli Manning’s last hope No one can accuse the Giants and their general manager, Dave Gettleman, of accepting the status quo with their offensive line. The group Gettleman inherited when he took over late in the 2017 season is resigned to history, or wherever it is bad offen...
20:00, 05/19/2019

NFL and marijuana: Players hope for change in punishing policy Retired football players, who use marijuana to help with injuries suffered on the field, are becoming vocal advocates for legal weed.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Kawhi Leonard goes off in thriller to give Raptors new hope TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard scored 36 points, including eight in the second overtime, and the Toronto Raptors beat Milwaukee 118-112 on Sunday night to cut the Bucks’ lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference finals. Pascal Siakam had 25 points and 11 ...
20:00, 05/19/2019

Kris Kobach: why Democrats hope the GOP won't stop his run for US Senate Tolerance for Kansas’s former secretary of state is waning, with Republican politicians saying the party has become too rightwingIt was only nine months ago that Kansas Democrats were bidding good riddance to Kris Kobach as Donald Trump’s closest pol...
23:48, 08/07/2019

Rick Pitino leaving Greece with hope of one more NBA chance Rick Pitino is eyeing a return to the NBA. The Hall of Fame coach intends to pursue a job in the NBA, according to ESPN, whether it be coaching, player personnel or an advisory role. Pitino released a statement on Twitter Friday morning, announcing t...
11:48, 06/21/2019

Alabama abortion law raised hope for execution reprieve A lawyer for a condemned inmate said he hoped Gov. Kay Ivey might a grant clemency request and block the execution after she talked about her belief that "life is precious" in signing a bill to virtually outlaw abortion in Alabama....
12:16, 05/17/2019

Women's World Cup: Hope Solo says US 'got lucky' in win against Spain Former U.S. women's soccer team goalkeeper Hope Solo has written that her former teammates "got lucky" in Monday's 2-1 victory over Spain in the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup....
16:16, 06/27/2019

Thomas Cook gives up hope of private rescue deal The ailing travel group Thomas Cook was close to abandoning hope of a private sector rescue deal on Friday evening as a City blame game engulfed the UK's oldest travel agent....
21:01, 09/20/2019

Ramaphosa is 'last hope' for South Africa, Chinese diplomat says South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is the "last hope" for Africa's most advanced economy, but his government must turn incentive policies into laws to secure more Chinese investment, a senior Chinese diplomat told Reuters....
11:16, 07/29/2019

SKoreans react with hope, skepticism over Trump-Kim meeting SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Koreans have watched the latest meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with a mixture of hope and skepticism, wondering whether the impromptu summit will be enough to break an impass...
06:16, 06/30/2019

Watch: New 'Queen & Slim' trailer inspires hope Universal Pictures released a new trailer for 'Queen & Slim' Thursday. Issa Rae wrote the film starring Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith, in theaters Wednesday, Nov. 27....
10:00, 09/12/2019

Pro-impeachment Dems hope Mueller's testimony will be a breakthrough Robert Mueller’s blockbuster appearance on Capitol Hill is the moment pro-impeachment Democrats have been waiting for: a chance to put the former special counsel’s explosive findings about President Donald Trump on display for millions of Americans, ...
13:48, 06/26/2019

Gandhis hope to keep seats in 5th phase of India’s elections Polling has opened for the fifth phase of India’s marathon elections including in two constituencies in the vote-rich state of Uttar Pradesh where opposition Congress party president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi hope to retain their seats...
02:00, 05/06/2019

Gandhis hope to keep seats in 5th phase of India's elections Polling has opened for the fifth phase of India's marathon elections including in two constituencies in the vote-rich state of Uttar Pradesh where opposition Congress party president Rahul Gandhi and his mother Sonia Gandhi hope to retain their seats...
01:16, 05/06/2019

Barty's Wimbledon party over but world No.1 looks ahead with hope Ash Barty's surprise fourth-round defeat to unheralded American Alison Riske at Wimbledon was a bitter pill to swallow after her giddy ride to the top of world tennis but the Australian said it would only fortify her for the rest of the year....
22:48, 07/08/2019

Woodstock 50’s Backer Says the Festival Is Off. Its Promoter Is Holding Out Hope. The anniversary event, scheduled to feature Jay-Z, Miley Cyrus and Dead and Company, was supposed to celebrate the most famous rock concert in history....
14:48, 04/29/2019

Artist’s estate wants to stop “LOVE,” “HOPE” reproductions VINALHAVEN, Maine (AP) — The estate of the artist behind the famous “LOVE” and “HOPE” images is attempting to stop reproduction of his works. The effort is the latest development in the complicated case of Robert Indiana’...
12:16, 05/11/2019

‘This Takes Away All Hope’: Rule Bars Most Applicants for Asylum in U.S. The new rule will likely place many more migrants in danger as they debate whether to remain in Mexico as asylum seekers, try their luck in an increasingly hostile United States or return home....
16:32, 09/12/2019

Report: Colts hope to talk Vinatieri out of retiring The Indianapolis Colts are hoping to convince kicker Adam Vinatieri not to retire, NBC's Mike Florio reported Sunday evening, after the 46-year-old missed two more kicks in Sunday's win over the Tennessee Titans....
00:48, 09/16/2019

W.N.B.A. Rookie Han Xu Brings Hope for a Deeper Connection to China Han, a second-round draft pick of the Liberty, is one of the two tallest players in the league. She’s often compared to Yao Ming, the former N.B.A. All-Star, in terms of potential impact....
20:00, 05/10/2019

Tentative infrastructure plan gives hope to tunnel advocates NEW YORK (AP) — The combination of a friendly face on a key House committee and a tentative, large-scale infrastructure agreement between President Donald Trump and Congressional Democrats has some advocates of a delayed, $13 billion rail tunnel proj...
14:32, 05/03/2019

'I hope your children die of cancer': MPs tell of rise in anonymous abuse MPs have told how they have received a fake bomb and messages calling for their children to die of cancer after a sharp rise in the number of crimes reported in parliament....
05:16, 07/01/2019

No amount of hope or optimism will ease Johnson's challenges Today was the last day of term in Westminster - but one where the new headteacher turned up early, a tantalising glimpse of political life in September....
11:16, 07/25/2019

Ted Cruz teases future White House bid: 'I hope to run again' Sen. Ted Cruz, a runner-up in the 2016 Republican primary, said he hopes to launch another White House bid in the future, calling his previous campaign "the most fun I've ever had."...
17:32, 09/13/2019

The piece of hope Knicks’ starless roster overhaul still provides The Knicks didn’t sign every role player on the planet. It only seems that way, creating a roster that may be the league’s deepest but without one proven standout. In a historic signing flurry following Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving marching to Brook...
00:32, 07/02/2019

Yemen: UN Envoy ‘guilty’ of optimistic hope that war is ‘nearing the end’ With Yemen once again at a “crucial moment” the UN Special Envoy trying to facilitate peace there told Security Council members on Thursday that despite the dangers of being over optimistic, he could not help thinking the country could finally be “ne...
10:48, 07/18/2019

A 400-Year-Old ‘Carbon Colossus’ Heralds Hope for Amazonia At a staggering 88 meters tall, a 400-year-old tree found in the Brazilian Amazon has been declared the region’s largest tree. Researchers are now trying to figure out how it grew to such heights. ...
10:32, 09/21/2019

Opinion: Disappointment and hope in Germany's World Cup exit Germany are out of the Women's World Cup. DW's Jonathan Harding thinks that although the defeat was deserved and the manner of the exit was disappointing, this Germany team is right at the start of their development....
22:16, 06/29/2019

Redskins hope they can offset their youth at linebacker with some cerebral play Washington is thin at linebacker after releasing two starters and losing another to injury, but its young players have responded by picking up the scheme quickly....
02:48, 08/20/2019

Hope Finance Minister Heard PM "Loud And Clear", Says P Chidambaram Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his Independence Day speech that drew attention to "population explosion", plastic pollution and the need for not seeing......
05:32, 08/16/2019

The Handmaid's Tale Sacrifices Some of Its Brutal Reality for Hope in Season 3 There’s a moment in The Handmaid’s Tale’s third season when Aunt Lydia comes up to June and issues a stern warning: “Don’t be clever. There are consequences when you’re clever.” That’s no longer true, at least not as much as it used to be.Read more.....
12:00, 05/29/2019

Kevin Durant gives Nets reason to hope for early return Kevin Durant made a loud statement by picking Brooklyn in free agency — and has been quiet since. But the injured superstar sat down — with a Nets logo positioned in the backdrop — to talk about various topics, including his new team and the possibil...
23:16, 09/06/2019

Fibromyalgia sufferers given hope after diabetes drug 'eradicates pain' RESEARCHERS believe they've found the 'missing link' to understanding the mysterious condition and trials of a new treatment have had amazing results....
10:00, 05/09/2019

‘I hope there’s an age limit’: Jimmy Carter questions whether he could have handled the presidency at 80 The former president didn’t mention any current White House contenders, but both Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders would reach that threshold while in office....
06:00, 09/18/2019

India Hope For Improved Show In Do-Or-Die Match Against North Korea India will be desperate for a better show when they take on North Korea in a do-or-die match of Intercontinental Cup football tournament on Saturday....
22:16, 07/12/2019

At Delhi's Slum, Rohingya Pin Hope On Education To Make Life Better Life may be all about slums, cramped lanes and one-room hutments for Rohingya refugees in Delhi's Kalindi Kunj Camp, but the younger generation of the community is setting its sights on becoming......
23:48, 07/13/2019

Sweeping Political Change in Ukraine Heralds Hope for the Future In an era of dark-horse politics, when outsiders or new parties have won power in the United States, France, Italy, Mexico, Brazil, and elsewhere over the past three years, it’s hard to be surprised when voters choose change. But the political ...
05:48, 07/25/2019

This May Day, let’s hope democratic socialism makes a come back | Bhaskar Sunkara For the sake of our planet and our species, we need to remember what was good in the old socialist dreamsIn recent decades, socialism has been challenged from all directions. The influential German sociologist Ralf Dahrendorf was right when he wrote ...
08:32, 05/01/2019

Female directors hope to write a new script for Oscar season As Hollywood’s awards season is kicking off at the Toronto International Film Festival, some hope out this year’s Oscar race plays out differently for female filmmakers...
15:16, 09/06/2019

European mainstream politicians see hope in downfall of Austrian far right leader Politicians from Europe's mainstream parties called on voters to stand against the far right, after a video sting brought down the leader of Austria's Freedom Party, hurting the momentum of nationalists days before a European parliamentary election....
09:16, 05/19/2019

Opinion: Auburn freshman Bo Nix provides reprieve, hope for Gus Malzahn, Tigers Auburn 27, Oregon 21 happened because freshman QB Bo Nix, who had struggled most of his debut, made several critical plays in the final moments.       ...
18:01, 09/01/2019

Sri Lanka stocks gain on hope of rate cut; rupee weaker Sri Lankan shares rose for the third straight session on Thursday on hope of a rate cut by the central bank later this week, while the rupee closed weaker on mild importer dollar demand, market sources said. ** The central bank is widely expected to ...
07:00, 05/30/2019

'We will lose any hope of going home': Rohingya live in fear of resettlement Plans to relocate Rohingya people in Myanmar’s Rakhine state promise to dash their dreams of returning to traditional lifeFor the past seven years, Mohammad has been able to see the beach on the outskirts of Sittwe, and the Indian Ocean beyond, only ...
06:00, 05/02/2019

Exclusive: Where's the beef? Argentine ranchers hope more is headed for China Cattle ranchers in Argentina, which recently edged out neighbor Brazil as the top exporter of beef to China, are hoping to build on that status by getting more local meatpacking plants approved by Beijing, industry officials and other sources told Re...
01:00, 09/18/2019

The Latest: Russia voices hope of improved ties with Ukraine KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — The Latest on Ukrainian politics (all times local): 1.10 p.m. The Kremlin has voiced hope that the newly sworn Ukrainian president will help normalize ties with Russia. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Russian President Vladi...
05:00, 05/20/2019

India And China Seen As Europe's Last Hope To Save Iran Deal The European Union will defend the Iran nuclear accord despite Tehran's decision to backtrack on its commitments in response to U.S. sanctions, diplomats believe, but European powers expect it to......
12:48, 05/09/2019

After Budapest Boat Accident, Fading Hope and a Criminal Inquiry At least seven people were dead and 21 remained missing, most of them South Korean tourists, after Hungary’s worst boating accident in decades. A criminal investigation is underway....
12:00, 05/30/2019

Ex-Trump top aide Hope Hicks to testify before House panel Ex-White House Communications Director Hope Hicks, once a close aide to President Trump, has agreed to give a closed-door interview to the House Judiciary Committee on June 19, the panel’s chairman said on Wednesday. Hicks last week agreed to supply ...
23:48, 06/12/2019

Minimal hope for more survivors in Hungary boat accident: ambulance There is minimal hope to find more survivors in the Danube river after a boat carrying South Korean tourists capsized on the flooding Danube in the Hungarian capital on Wednesday, a spokesman for the national ambulance service said....
07:48, 05/30/2019

Mosquito-killing spider juice offers malaria hope Scientists have genetically modified a fungus to make it produce the same lethal toxin as is found in the funnel web spiderA genetically modified fungus that kills malaria-carrying mosquitoes could provide a breakthrough in the fight against the dise...
09:48, 05/31/2019

Property speculators hope for investment paradise in southwest China A bus came to a halt amid a tropical rainforest not far from China's border with Myanmar, dropping off about 30 investors on a property tour, some with children in tow....
05:32, 07/12/2019

Wall Street extends gains on German stimulus hope U.S. stocks rose on Friday and were on track to end a bruising week on a positive note, bolstered by hopes of more stimulus from central banks to perk up slowing growth....
09:00, 08/16/2019

Zack Britton gives angry Yankees fans reason for hope The Yankees seemed to take a step back in the race to win a championship on Wednesday, as they failed to add anyone at the trade deadline and Houston picked up another potential ace and some solid bullpen arms. But don’t tell that to Zack Britton. “I...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Why do billionaires keep presenting themselves as America's great new hope? | Nathan Robinson From Ross Perot to Tom Steyer, rich megalomaniacs run for president by preying on voters’ disillusionmentThe past week saw both the passing of Ross Perot and the entry of Tom Steyer into the presidential race. It’s fitting that the two events should ...
23:48, 07/12/2019

Hope Solo: U.S. women's soccer celebrations during Thailand win was unnecessary Former U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo didn't approve of the celebrations her former team held during its 13-0 blowout victory over Thailand....
16:00, 06/13/2019

Yankees’ best pitching hope after stunningly quiet trade deadline What the Yankees have now will have to be good enough. The AL East leaders let the trade deadline pass without making any big deals — they did acquire minor league left-hander Alfredo Garcia from the Rockies for Joseph Harvey — despite a ...
13:16, 07/31/2019

Cramer: CEOs who I talk to see the economy slowing down and they hope the Fed sees it too "I think there's a deceleration in the economy to the point where the railroads, the airlines, the companies, the lenders are all admitting that there's deceleration," says CNBC's Jim Cramer...
09:32, 06/20/2019

Toxic Speech Floods Australian Campaign. Here’s Why Some See Signs of Hope. Hateful commentary, mostly dug up from politicians’ social media feeds, has toppled at least six candidates for Parliament. Shameful? A sign of progress? Or both?...
16:00, 05/08/2019

Aunt of toddler burned alive in car: I hope her dad ‘f–king dies’ A monstrous dad allegedly left his 3-year-old daughter to burn alive near a Queens park — strapped to her baby seat inside a chained-shut, gasoline-covered car that was set ablaze Sunday, police sources said. The full horror of Zoey Pereira’s final m...
21:16, 05/06/2019

Verdasco hits back to beat British hope Edmund Six years ago Spain's Fernando Verdasco led Andy Murray by two sets in the Wimbledon quarter-finals only to let the British favorite off the hook and allow him to continue his journey to what would be an historic title....
13:16, 07/03/2019

Players tell themselves the World Cup final is just another game. They're wrong | Hope Solo Everything is magnified on the biggest day possible for a footballer: the pressure, the nerves, the excitement. You don’t want to waste the opportunityThe World Cup final is not just another game. You sometimes hear players say polite things like “I’...
07:17, 07/06/2019

Hope Hicks arrives for closed-door testimony before Congress Former White House communications director Hope Hicks arrived on Capitol Hill on Wednesday to testify behind closed doors before the House Judiciary Committee. Hicks, once a close aide to President Trump, was subpoenaed last month and ordered to prod...
10:16, 06/19/2019

Alyssa Naeher has banished the ghost of Hope Solo from Team USA There was a tense look on United States goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher’s face as she gripped the ball close to her chest, just off the goal line, late Tuesday in Stade de Lyon. England’s Steph Houghton threw her hands up and down in frustration from the pe...
16:48, 07/03/2019

Leading man: QB Baker Mayfield brings hope, hype to Browns The service elevator door slides open and Baker Mayfield politely waits for his wife, Emily, to exit and then follows her down a hallway into the downtown hotel's restaurant....
04:48, 09/04/2019

Dems to grill Hope Hicks on alleged Trump obstruction House Democrats intend to question former White House communications director Hope Hicks on Wednesday about five specific incidents that special counsel Robert Mueller detailed as part of his investigation into whether President Donald Trump tried to...
13:32, 06/18/2019

European Central bankers hold out hope for growth rebound FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Top officials at the European Central Bank at their last meeting held on to their hopes for a return to stronger economic growth in the second half of the year even as they underlined their readiness to deploy more stimulus ...
05:32, 05/23/2019

Artificial skin trial hope to acid attack victims When the burns center at Jinnah Hospital in the Pakistani city of Lahore treats victims of acid attacks, it has to use imported skin that costs at least $900 per square inch -- a prohibitive cost for the victims of this type of attack who are usually...
03:00, 07/04/2019

Taiwan's marriage law brings frustration and hope for LGBT China Public acceptance is improving, but in some cases Chinese authorities are moving in the other directionIt was a landmark moment for LGBT rights. When Taiwan passed a law allowing same-sex couples to marry, crowds in Taipei erupted into cheers, chanti...
00:16, 07/05/2019

Hope Hicks Questioned on Episodes of Potential Obstruction by Trump Asking Ms. Hicks, the former Trump adviser, about the campaign during private testimony could be a fruitful pursuit for Democrats. But they have few others....
07:00, 06/19/2019

In three shaken U.S. cities, Lady Gaga tries to channel 'fury into hope' In El Paso, Texas, there are books for third-grade students, many of whom have none at home. Disabled students in Dayton, Ohio, will get bouncy chairs to help calm them for learning. Science kits will go to fifth graders in Gilroy, California....
10:54, 08/12/2019

Dems get inside Trump inner circle with Hope Hicks interview WASHINGTON (AP) — The closed-door interview that House lawmakers have with Hope Hicks, a former communications director for President Donald Trump, marks the first time they are hearing from someone linked to his inner circle since the release of spe...
04:32, 06/19/2019

Masahiro Tanaka delivered sign of hope Yankees have waited for Masahiro Tanaka was bathed in a noise as he took the mound in the ninth inning Monday night that had greeted Edwin Encarnacion’s first Yankees at-bat. And with each strike and each out, those left from the announced crowd of 39,042 increased the deci...
00:48, 06/18/2019

Maurice Hope – The world champion in a Hackney beer garden In 1981 Maurice Hope lost his world title to Wilfred Benitez after a brutal knockout. The next time they met the circumstances were wildly different The post Maurice Hope – The world champion in a Hackney beer garden appeared first on Boxing Ne...
15:32, 05/24/2019

Dellin Betances Is Back. Yankees Hope His Fastball Returns, Too. The reliever, who made his season debut on Sunday, is trying to regain his lost velocity, but he also knows that secondary pitches have allowed him to thrive....
19:48, 09/15/2019

Trudeau, Once the Bright New Hope, Enters Campaign Tarnished by Scandal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada hope for reelection rests with a small number of uncommitted voters following an ethics watchdog’s findings that he broke the law....
21:00, 08/15/2019

China and India seen as Europe's last hope to save Iran deal The European Union will defend the Iran nuclear accord despite Tehran's decision to backtrack on its commitments in response to U.S. sanctions, diplomats believe, but European powers expect it to collapse without a deal to sell Iranian oil to China o...
09:00, 05/09/2019

See Blake Shelton's Reaction to His PCAs Nomination: "I Hope I Win This Thing!" Yeehaw! Blake Shelton is nominated for an E! People's Choice Award! This morning, E! announced the nominees for the 2019 E! PCAs and among the contenders was none other than......
04:48, 09/05/2019

Hope Hicks rebuffs questions on Trump White House Former top White House adviser Hope Hicks refused to answer House Judiciary Committee questions about her time in the White House, dimming Democrats' chances of obtaining new or substantive information for their obstruction of justice probe. (Ju...
02:48, 06/20/2019

‘Hope never dies’: Venezuela opposition ponders what’s next after failed uprising As protesters returned to the streets on Saturday some voiced optimism while others showed signs of bafflement and angerWhen the tip off came late on Monday night, Jesús Armas could hardly believe what he was hearing.“We’re going to have this situati...
16:32, 05/04/2019

Hawaii hiker tells of being lost for 2 weeks: 'I just had such hope in my heart' The woman who survived for over two weeks in a Hawaii forest before being rescued described the harrowing ordeal in detail to reporters on Tuesday, now that she has been discharged from the hospital....
17:00, 05/28/2019

State Officials Hope Voter Turnout Is Higher Than Expected LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A record 3.4 million people in Kentucky are registered to vote this year. The voter turnout is projected at 12.5%, but state officials hope that the turnout is higher than they expect. “I think a lot of people bru...
14:00, 05/21/2019

U.S. House lawmaker subpoenas Hope Hicks and an ex-staffer to Don McGahn The chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, Jerrold Nadler, on Tuesday announced he has issued subpoenas to former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson, the former chief of staff to then-White ...
14:32, 05/21/2019

2 years after Trump moved to end DACA, Dreamers have hope, anxiety It's been two years since President Donald Trump announced an end to DACA and the program's fate still hasn't been resolved. The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear arguments in the case in November....
15:16, 09/06/2019

Hope Hicks, Don McGahn aide subpoenaed by House panel Rep. Jerrold Nadler, the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, subpoenaed former White House communications director Hope Hicks and an aide to former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify before the panel. The subpoenas direct Hicks to turn ...
15:00, 05/21/2019

| I hope Hazard comes this year: Perez says Madrid want Chelsea star Real Madrid president Florentino Perez confirmed the club are keen to sign Eden Hazard this summer and claimed Sergio Ramos has an offer to move to China....
00:16, 05/28/2019

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx: specs, release date and the laptops we hope use it Qualcomm is hardly giving up on its dreams of powering the laptops of the future, having just announced the Snapdragon 8cx system-on-a-chip (SoC) during a press event held in Hawaii. This new SoC was designed exclusively for computers, particularly l...
15:00, 08/13/2019

Stranger Things Season 3 Ending: New Hope for Life Beyond the Cliffhanger? It's been a few days, and if you made the correct life choices, you have finished Stranger Things season three by now. If you haven't finished, this is your one and only spoiler......
11:16, 07/08/2019

New hope for Mexican Grand Prix to keep its Formula 1 calendar spot Sergio Perez remains pessimistic about the future of his home Formula 1 race, but there are indications that the Mexican Grand Prix will be reprieved...
06:48, 05/26/2019

Democrats Will Grill Hope Hicks Behind Closed Doors on Wednesday After months of futile efforts, House Democrats have finally procured a top witness from President Trump’s inner orbit, but they won’t be grilling her on live television. Hope Hicks, Trump’s 30-year-old former communications directo...
18:32, 06/18/2019

Hope Hicks refused to answer 155 questions during House testimony Hope Hicks refused to answer 155 questions from House Democrats on Wednesday about her tenure as communications director in the Trump White House, according to a transcript of her closed-door testimony released Thursday.The longtime confidante of Pre...
17:32, 06/20/2019

The Handmaid's Tale recap: season three, episode one – is that hope we're feeling? There’s revolution brewing in Gilead as the dystopian drama returns with a surprisingly optimistic opener. It’s almost enough to make you punch the air Spoiler alert: this recap is for people watching The Handmaid’s Tale, series three, on Channel 4 i...
03:00, 06/10/2019

Jeff McNeil pulled from Mets game but there’s reason for hope Just minutes after an MRI exam revealed Robinson Cano tore his hamstring and may miss the rest of the season, star Jeff McNeil exited the second game of the Mets’ doubleheader against the Marlins on Monday with a calf cramp. In the third inning...
05:16, 08/06/2019

In 2019, ‘reasons for hope’ in a world still on ‘red alert’: UN chief Guterres Last year, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres issued “a red alert” over a range of dangers confronting the world, which “still persist” as 2019 looms: “These are anxious times for many, and our world is undergoing a stress test,” the U...
10:00, 04/28/2019

Climate activists hope to bring U.S. capital to standstill on September 23 Environmental groups, including Extinction Rebellion, said on Wednesday they plan to shut down traffic in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 23 and bring daily life to a standstill to demand action by U.S. politicians on tackling climate change....
10:48, 09/11/2019

Eagles hope newcomers spark return to dominance in red zone From adding a physical running back in Jordan Howard to a big target in JJ Arcega-Whiteside, Philly has restocked some firepower for QB Carson Wentz....
11:16, 05/11/2019

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11:48, 08/06/2019

Oil prices mixed as hope lingers for flagging US-China talks Oil was mixed on Tuesday as tensions in the Gulf appeared to stop short of a military showdown and both sides in the U.S.-China trade talks sounded conciliatory notes, signalling that a breakdown might be avoided....
04:00, 05/14/2019

Sri Lanka Look To Keep Semi-Finals Hope Alive With Win Over South Africa Sri Lanka are currently seventh in the World Cup 2019 points table and need to win all of their three remaining matches to harbour hopes of a semi-final berth....
04:00, 06/27/2019

As sanctions bite in Cuba, the U.S. — once a driver of hope — is now a source of pain New Trump administration restrictions, aimed at punishing Havana for supporting Venezuela’s president, are contributing to the island’s worst economic crisis in years....
16:32, 06/23/2019

Mexican officials hope to avert U.S. tariffs in last-ditch talks Mexican officials will seek to persuade the White House in talks hosted by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday that their government has done enough to stem immigration and avoid looming tariffs....
07:16, 06/05/2019

Thanks to My Kids, I Hope to Never Hear ‘Old Town Road’ Again. I’ll Probably Listen to It Again This Afternoon This is just an estimate, but I’d wager that, to date, I’ve heard Lil Nas X’s smash hit, “Old Town Road,” probably 75 million times. Every time we get into the car, any car, my kids ask to hear “their song.” Their song is “Old Town Road.” In the morn...
14:16, 09/11/2019

England’s Jimmy Anderson still has hope of bowling again in first Ashes Test • Paceman managed four overs on day one before reinjuring calf• ‘There’s a chance he may bowl second innings,’ says Stuart Broad• Injured Mark Wood ruled out of rest of Ashes and seasonJimmy Anderson is refusing to throw in the towel on bowling in Au...
04:16, 08/02/2019

Yankees get reason to hope after Gleyber Torres injury scare Gleyber Torres has escaped the injury epidemic that is the 2019 Yankees, staying healthy while almost everyone around him has come down with one malady or another. And while he had to leave Sunday night’s 7-4 victory over the Red Sox in the eighth in...
00:16, 08/05/2019

Pelicans give Lakers hope in pursuit of Anthony Davis The Pelicans may have extended an olive branch to the Lakers in their pursuit of Anthony Davis. After Davis publicly announced his desire to be traded from New Orleans earlier this year, Los Angeles launched an equally public campaign to acquire the ...
16:32, 06/05/2019

French wine-makers hope for G7 detente with Trump over tariffs Trump has threatened high tariffs on French wine in response to Macron’s tech taxFrench wine-makers are increasingly concerned about Donald Trump’s threats to introduce high tariffs on French wine in retaliation for Emmanuel Macron’s tax on global te...
08:00, 08/23/2019

Research hope study reveals secret to longer life (KOB) Researchers at the University of New Mexico are working hard to extend human life by studying yeast and roundworms. “We really want to understand the basic biology of aging, and we start by asking about it in simple organisms in the lab, ...
00:48, 08/03/2019

AG investigating Google: 'We surely hope it does not require decades' to get resolved North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein says he hopes the antitrust investigation into Google doesn't take as long as the DOJ's probe of Microsoft....
22:00, 09/10/2019

Historic Kazakhstan election sparks hope for a taste of democracy There is a sense of excitement about the presidential election — the first without long-term president, Nursultan Nazarbayev. But the opposition fears nothing will change just yet. Emily Sherwin reports from Kazakhstan....
23:48, 06/07/2019

Dems hope for explosive Mueller testimony despite his pledge to not go 'beyond report' Democrats hoping for explosive testimony of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller on July 17 may end up disappointed. Mueller has previously said his report is “my testimony” and that he won’t go “beyond our report.”...
02:16, 06/26/2019

Saudi minister says Kushner's plan could succeed if there is 'hope of peace' Saudi Arabia's minister of state said that an economic plan presented by White House senior adviser Jared Kushner for the Palestinian territories could succeed since it includes private sector and if "there is hope of peace"....
01:00, 06/26/2019

I Hope Joe Biden Finally Realizes How Much Medicare-for-All Would Help Striking GM Workers Workers with the United Auto Workers at General Motors plants and warehouses nationwide have been on strike for a week. It’s the union’s first national strike in 12 years. On Sunday, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and former Vice President Joe Biden jo...
21:32, 09/22/2019

Trump's Army murder pardon gives hope to others convicted of war crimes President Trump's pardon of a former Army lieutenant convicted of murder could open the way for other cases to be reconsidered, according to a military advocate group....
11:48, 05/14/2019

Trump cites Ramadan as time of ‘hope, tolerance and peace’ WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is celebrating the month of Ramadan as a time when people join forces in “pursuit of hope, tolerance and peace.” Trump is holding an iftar dinner for ambassadors and members of the diplomatic corps...
19:16, 05/13/2019

Ivorian cocoa farmers hope for more rain to boost mid-crop Ivory Coast's cocoa mid-crop could be reduced in quality and length if abundant rain fails to arrive this month, farmers said on Monday, as cocoa regions continue to experience atypically dry weather....
18:16, 05/13/2019

Little hope left for missing Ohio couple in year-old case CLEVELAND (AP) — Family members and law enforcement officials agree there’s little hope a mild-mannered couple last seen a year ago in eastern Ohio is still alive and that it’s likely they were killed by someone. Sixty-five-year-old Brian...
07:32, 06/08/2019