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HUD official Lynne Patton slapped with violation over red USA cap in office Government watchdogs bared their fangs at HUD official Lynne Patton Wednesday, slapping the Trump family friend with ethics violations — for the outrage of stashing a red “USA” cap being sold by the Trump campaign on a shelf in her office. Patton, a ...
05:01, 09/19/2019

Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot make short film on climate crisis – video Environmental activists Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot have helped produce a short film highlighting the need to protect, restore and use nature to tackle the climate crisis.Living ecosystems like forests, mangroves, swamps and seabeds can pull en...
05:02, 09/19/2019

Labor lashes drought envoy Barnaby Joyce for failing to produce report Opposition says the lack of a final report from Scott Morrison’s special envoy shows the process has been a ‘joke’Labor has lashed Barnaby Joyce for failing to produce a report on the drought after he was made special envoy for assistance and recover...
05:02, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year project to upgrade elevator, security For the first time in three years, the Washington Monument -- one of the most popular and recognizable landmarks in the District of Columbia -- will open to the public on Thursday after extensive renovations....
05:02, 09/19/2019

Scientists claim key advance in battle against citrus greening Scientists have discovered how to grow the bacteria that causes citrus greening disease, which has blighted orange trees in Florida and Texas and threatens commercial groves in California....
05:02, 09/19/2019

Snapchat Must Hit More Angles with Advertisers A recent RBC survey showed that while future advertising spending intentions on Snapchat have improved, Snapchat spending remained the weakest of all surveyed social-media platforms....
05:03, 09/19/2019

Bond Dealers Show Little Interest in Treasury Ultra Bonds The Treasury Department wants to take advantage of falling interest rates to borrow long term, selling bonds that don’t mature for a half-century. Wall Street may not want them....
05:03, 09/19/2019

Combination therapy shows promise against fast-growing lung cancer A trio of mTOR, IGF1R, and MEK inhibiting compounds shrunk lung tumors in mice and cancer cells in humans caused by a mutation in the KRAS gene, suggesting a new treatment method for adenocarcinomas....
05:32, 09/19/2019

On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez 10 years ago today Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez. Here's how Boxing News saw it The post On this day Floyd Mayweather fought Juan Manuel Marquez appeared first on Boxing News....
05:32, 09/19/2019

On This Day: Azumah Nelson was born in 1958 Azumah Nelson was perhaps the greatest African fighter of all-time, writes Daniel Herbert The post On This Day: Azumah Nelson was born in 1958 appeared first on Boxing News....
05:32, 09/19/2019

Beto O'Rourke's plan to legalize marijuana includes clemency Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke on Thursday morning released a marijuana legalization plan that calls for clemency for everyone currently serving sentences for possession....
05:32, 09/19/2019

Trevor Noah Is Skeptical About War in Iran, Even if Saudis Are Good Customers Presidential praise for the Saudis had Noah imagining a “Braveheart” scene: “Why do we fight? Not for our wives, not for our children. No, because they pay cash!”...
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Healthy Diet: 3 Delicious Apple Salad Recipes For A Light Nutritious Meal Healthy Diet: Apple is said to help lower levels of cholesterol and also reduce risk of type-2 diabetes. Here are 3 delicious apple salad recipes to try!...
06:01, 09/19/2019

Bertens, Stephens bow out of Pan Pacific Open Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova stunned second seed Kiki Bertens 6-1 7-5 to reach the Pan Pacific Open quarter-finals in Osaka on Thursday, while American Sloane Stephens suffered another early exit....
06:01, 09/19/2019

GM's South Korean workers to stage partial strike, report says An internal note from the union representing GM workers in South Korea said partial strikes would be launched Friday and next week, Reuters reported....
06:02, 09/19/2019

Elizabeth Warren has a plan that could crash the market Presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren likes to tell everyone that she "has a plan" for virtually every issue facing the country. Most of her plans (tax the rich schemes to pay for massive new government spending) are untested campaign proposal...
06:02, 09/19/2019

The best cheap phones you can buy right now: Flagship features for any budget Are you balking at the prices of the latest Apple and Samsung flagships? Consider one of these affordable alternatives. From $400 right down to free, our picks even include an iPhone. Sorry, no 5G....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Rail firms should not be paid when trains run late, says Grant Shapps Rail firms "should not be paid when they don't run trains on time", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said today as new figures showed more than a third of services are late....
06:32, 09/19/2019

American Airlines Mechanic Accused of Plane Sabotage May Have Ties to Terrorists, U.S. Says A judge denied bail to the employee, who the authorities said told federal agents he had tampered with the plane because he was upset about an impasse over a union contract....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Newsmaker: The anti-Netanyahu? Ex-general Gantz poised for top office Benny Gantz has little of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's worldly polish or flair as a showy ideologue - and that may be exactly why so many weary Israelis want the ex-general in top office....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Iranian military official says enemies will regret aggression against Tehran Iran's adversaries will regret any aggression against it, a senior Iranian military officer said a day after Riyadh and Washington blamed Iran for attacks on oil installations in Saudi Arabia....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Consumer Bureau’s Complaints Database Is ‘Here to Stay,’ Director Says Consumer advocates and industry groups had a rare moment of alignment over the future of the publicly available record of complaints brought to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau....
06:32, 09/19/2019

DealBook Briefing: The Debate Over Profits vs. Public Interest Continues Many C.E.O.s say they’ll focus on helping their communities. Others say they’re sticking with profits. It shows that Corporate America has more thinking to do....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Country singer Josh Turner's crew members involved in bus accident that left 1 dead, 7 injured Crew members for country singer Josh Turner were involved in a crash late Wednesday night after a show, leaving one dead and seven injured.        ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Bernie Sanders is still leading a revolution Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he can lead a revolution. He also says that some of his ideas that seemed radical in 2016 have been adopted by other Democratic candidates. (Sept. 19)        ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Trudeau apology: brownface unacceptable and racist Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau' apologized following the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. Opposition leader Andrew Scheer called Trudeau "not fit to govern this country." (Sept. 19) ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Trump bars California from setting fuel standards President Donald Trump announced his administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators, a move opposed by state leaders and environmental advocates. (Sept. 18)   ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Lawmaker facing child porn charges resigns from Pennsylvania Senate Calls for Pennsylvania state Sen. Mike Folmer to resign after the charges were announced late Tuesday were swift and far-reaching.        ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

5-year-old girl was abducted from playground, NJ police say The FBI is now involved in a search for a man who may have taken the girl to a van and driven away from the park in Bridgeton, New Jersey.        ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Analyst: DC/market pressure put Fed into corner Stocks mostly rebounded at the close of trading after the Federal Reserve delivered an expected cut in interest rates. Some analysts see the rate cut as the Fed responding to pressures from the Trump administration and equity markets. (Sept. 18) ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Lawyer in Dutch organized crime trial shot dead in Amsterdam A lawyer who represented a key witness in a major Dutch organized crime trial was shot dead in Amsterdam early Wednesday, sparking outrage and calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs....
07:00, 09/19/2019

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau admits wearing brownface in 2001 school photo, apologizes Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wore brownface makeup to an “Arabian Nights” party at the private school where he was teaching, according to a Time Magazine report. ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

The new New Relic: Past BI and the dashboard, towards AI and AIOps When applications and data change, what should a platform built to monitor them do? It should also change to keep with the times, and that's what New Relic is doing....
07:00, 09/19/2019

Netflix will release 67 new original movies and shows in October 2019 – here’s the full list Ho… ly… smokes! After a somewhat slow month in September with only 41 new original movies and shows set to be released, Netflix is really cranking up the volume in October. Before we get to the whopping 67 new Netflix original movies, s...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Prague to resurrect forgotten land in the shadow of its spires Known as the city of a hundred spires, Prague's gothic cathedrals, cobblestone streets and hilltop castle towering over the river create a picture-perfect tourist dream....
07:32, 09/19/2019

Houston Texans' Kenny Stills receives praise for 'patriotism' after meeting with police chief Houston Texans wide receiver Kenny Stills received high praise from Houston police Chief Art Acevedo on Tuesday after the two met to discuss policing within the community....
07:32, 09/19/2019

'American Horror Story: 1984' frightens fans with portrayal of real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez "American Horror Story: 1984" is turning up the fright level by featuring a plot line that includes real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez, also known as "the Night Stalker," in the new season....
07:32, 09/19/2019

U.S. keeps No. 1 spot in FIBA rankings after loss USA Basketball, which has held the top spot in the FIBA world rankings since winning the 2010 world championship, is still No. 1, followed by Spain, Australia, Argentina and France....
07:32, 09/19/2019

The biggest surprises and disappointments of the 2019 MLB season We knew the Yankees would hit a lot of home runs, but not DJ LeMahieu and Gio Urshela. The Phillies spent big but didn't cash in. Here are the top overachievers and the worst flops....
07:32, 09/19/2019

'I love it here, but it's still a business': Mookie Betts' future looms large in Boston Boston's title defense is over and its front office is in flux. And with their biggest star approaching his walk year, the Red Sox have a ton of work to do this winter and beyond....
07:32, 09/19/2019

Total War Saga: Troy will debut in 2020 Sega Europe confirmed leaked news that Total War Saga: Troy is Creative Assembly‘s next Total War game coming in 2020. After the debut of Total War: Three Kingdoms, the team is due to launch a smaller Total War game, as the Saga series has come...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Google launches AI lab in Bangalore, India Google is opening an AI lab in Bangalore, India that will focus in part on the creation of systems to improve education, agriculture, and health care.Read More...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Trump says there is still a national emergency over border security U.S. President Donald Trump, visiting a wall on the border with Mexico in California, said on Wednesday there was still a national emergency with regard to border security....
07:32, 09/19/2019

| Abbott shows Proteas have shed a costly ‘generation’ Kyle Abbott’s superlative county bowling feat served as a disconcerting reminder of the flight of high-calibre cricketers from SA soil, says Rob Houwing....
08:00, 09/19/2019

North Korea’s cryptocurrency is most likely bullshit — just like its conference North Korea is supposedly preparing to develop its own cryptocurrency to dodge the strict international sanctions crippling its economy, VICE News reports. The project was announced by Alejandro Cao de Benos, the head of “Korean Friendship Associatio...
08:00, 09/19/2019

Ethereum ‘ICO architect’ arrested over alleged $12M cryptocurrency extortion Two individuals in the US, including a former advisor to various blockchain projects including Ethereum, have been arrested for their alleged role in a series of multi-million dollar cryptocurrency extortion. According to a Department of Justice stat...
08:00, 09/19/2019

The Keurig of cocktails is expanding sales to California What if whipping up a Moscow Mule or an Old Fashioned was as easy as popping a coffee pod into a Keurig machine? Cocktail bartenders and other libations experts would likely turn up their nose at such an idea. Still, Keurig Dr. Pepper and Anheuser-Bu...
08:00, 09/19/2019

Tesla's Model 3 joins Audi's E-Tron in claiming top safety award The Tesla Model 3 has joined the Audi E-Tron as one of the safest cars on the road, earning a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The organization said that the Model 3 earned "good" ratings across the board...
08:00, 09/19/2019

Democrats' drug pricing proposal 'dead on arrival' in Senate: leading Republican The second most powerful Republican in the U.S. Senate on Thursday said that a Democratic plan on drug pricing would not survive in the Republican-dominated chamber, calling it "heavy-handed."...
08:48, 09/19/2019

Trump caps California swing with visit to border wall President Donald Trump showed off a section of wall along the U.S. border with Mexico on Wednesday in a bid to illustrate his commitment to crack down on illegal border crossings as he raises money in California for his re-election campaign....
08:48, 09/19/2019

60 second interview: Sam Horsfall Paul Wheeler talks to Sam Horsfall, a man who likes everything to be just perfect The post 60 second interview: Sam Horsfall appeared first on Boxing News....
08:48, 09/19/2019

Ricky Burns: ‘Maybe when I retire, I’ll step back and think I done alright’ But former three weight world champion Ricky Burns has no plan to stop any time soon. He speaks to John Dennen ahead of his clash with Lee Selby The post Ricky Burns: ‘Maybe when I retire, I’ll step back and think I done alright’ ap...
08:48, 09/19/2019

Tucson Premium Outlets to hold job fair Thursday TUCSON – Holiday season is approaching and retailers will start hiring additional help. Tucson Premium Outlets will hold a job fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday at 6401 W. Marana Center Blvd. Attendees are asked to dress in professional attire a...
09:16, 09/19/2019

Crying Suns Is Like FTL But With A Better Story After raising over €72,000 in crowdfunded donations last year, Crying Suns is set to arrive on Steam tomorrow, September 19. Its art style and core mechanics both draw obvious inspiration from similar, years-old releases, with a narrative that consta...
09:16, 09/19/2019

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino not concerned about Christian Eriksen after disappointing display Mauricio Pochettino insists he is not concerned about Christian Eriksen's commitment since the uncertainty around his Tottenham future over the summer....
09:16, 09/19/2019

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

Soho tenant claims roaches swarmed her bagel: lawsuit Now that’s an everything bagel. A woman is suing her former Soho landlord, claiming her apartment was a filthy hellhole where a pack of roaches swarmed her bagel and turned up everywhere, even inside the refrigerator. Julia Perry said the Broom...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Watch: Tourist slaps gum on sign from double-decker bus in Manhattan The confectionery vandal was seen slyly reaching up and adding a new piece to the mess of old chewy candy on the sign outside City Hall along Broadway at Park Place as the open-roof TopView coach drove slowly below....
09:17, 09/19/2019

10 notebooks and planners to help hack your productivity Productivity hacks are all over the place. Between apps and noise-canceling headphones to yoga sequences and vitamins that promise to make you a superhero, there are all kinds of solutions designed specifically to help you focus. But here’s the thing...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Huawei's 2010 Concept Video About the Year 2020 Is Super Awkward When I was a kid, the year 2020 seemed so far away. But now that “the future” is almost here, it’s fun to look back at what we thought 2020 might look like. Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications company and a lightning rod for controversy in...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Huawei's Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro Pack Big Cams and Blazing 5G Support Now that Apple has announced its latest batch of iPhones, it’s time for Huawei to hit back with some high-end phones of its own, the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro. Read more......
09:17, 09/19/2019

Trump Says Homeless Americans Are Polluting Ocean With 'Needles' and EPA Will Take Action President Donald Trump claims the homeless population in San Francisco is polluting the ocean and says the Environmental Protection Agency will issue some kind of notice to the city within a week, according to reporters traveling with the president o...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Dyson vacuum sale: the Dyson V8 Absolute gets a $120 price cut If you're in the market for a new vacuum cleaner, then you've come to the right place. Dyson, a brand known for top-of-the-line vacuums, has slashed the price on some of their most popular models. The Dyson Vacuum sale includes the best-sel...
09:17, 09/19/2019

How To Transfer PF Balance With Previous Employer To New Employer Employees' Provident Fund Organization or EPFO, the nodal agency that monitors Employees' Provident Fund contributions, allows the subscriber - or employees of an organisation of 20 or more......
09:17, 09/19/2019

SBI Now Pays These Interest Rates On Fixed Deposits Up To Rs 2 Crore State Bank of India (SBI) interest rates: The country's largest bank currently pays interest at the rates of 4.50-6.50 per cent on fixed deposits up to Rs 2 crore to the public, and 5-7 per cent to......
09:17, 09/19/2019

What Lindsay Lohan Does To Avoid Long Bathroom Queues At Nightclubs Nobody likes waiting in queues, especially not Lindsay Lohan. In fact, the American singer-songwriter dislikes it so much, she reserves her own private toilet at nightclubs to avoid standing in long......
09:48, 09/19/2019

What Makes Someone a Fan? It’s more than just ticket sales. Rich Luker, a social psychologist, studies fandom and why, for example, someone might get a tattoo of their favorite team....
09:48, 09/19/2019

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg, under fire, seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations....
09:48, 09/19/2019

Microsoft plans to rearchitect Azure Stack by making it container-based Microsoft's 'Project Saturn' is an effort to rearchitect its Azure Stack hybrid computing platform and, possibly one day, to allow key Azure services and APIs to run anywhere....
09:48, 09/19/2019

Ticktum gets first race outing since Red Bull exit in F3 level series Two-time Macau Grand Prix winner Dan Ticktum is to return to racing this weekend for the first time since he was dropped by the Red Bull Junior programme...
09:48, 09/19/2019

Ferrari backs Giovinazzi as Hulkenberg is linked with Alfa Romeo Mattia Binotto says Alfa Romeo driver Antonio Giovinazzi needs to feel the "confidence" of Ferrari, amid speculation over his Formula 1 future and Nico Hulkenberg's emergence as a free agent...
09:48, 09/19/2019

Zelda: Link’s Awakening review: This beach adventure looks 2019, feels 1993 Enlarge / Welcome back to Koholint Island, the world of Link's Awakening, newly reborn as a lively, plasticky world of toys. (credit: Nintendo) What can you expect from an official remake of a Nintendo classic? For nearly three decades, the answer ...
10:16, 09/19/2019

Kobe Bryant isn't surprised by Nike's support of former NFL player Kaepernick NBA All-Star Kobe Bryant said he's not surprised by Nike's support of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has been blackballed by the league following his public protest of police brutality against African Americans....
10:17, 09/19/2019

Will electric cars be able to save Volkswagen from its diesel emissions scandal? Reeling from the worst scandal in its long history, Volkswagen is making a bold, multi-billion dollar bet on electric vehicles. The move looks both like a bid to redeem itself and a bet on securing a place at the top of the future automotive world....
10:17, 09/19/2019

Tony Blair: Jeremy Corbyn must not risk mixing Brexit with general election EXCLUSIVE: Former PM warns of big 'gamble' on Brexit election Says Boris Johnson advised 'by gang of adventurers' Follow our live politics updates HERE...
10:48, 09/19/2019

‘3 Musketeers’ or ‘3 Stooges’? Republicans Running Against Trump May Fall in Between The three candidates, coupled with a softening economy and the president’s falling poll numbers against almost any Democrat, may offer reluctant Trump voters a way out....
10:49, 09/19/2019

Buttigieg speaks after days of silence on 2,000 fetuses in home of South Bend abortionist Following days of silence, 2020 Democrat Pete Buttigieg Wednesday addressed the discovery of thousands of fetal remains in the home of late abortionist Ulrich Klopfer, who worked in the mayor’s hometown of South Bend, Indiana, for decades....
10:49, 09/19/2019

An Unplanned Teen Pregnancy Ripples Through Generations in Jacqueline Woodson’s Red at the Bone A treasure awaits readers who encounter Red at the Bone, who descend the staircase with a loose step as 16-year-old Melody does in her coming-of-age party at the start of the novel. Jacqueline Woodson’s latest book for adults looks at a middle-...
10:49, 09/19/2019

‘Trump Is Having His Own Brexit’: The Race to Prepare for a Potential U.S. Exit From the World’s Mail System As an American, Jeanne Glenz prizes her right to vote. But, because she lives near Munich with her German husband, exercising that right isn’t always easy. This year, it could get even harder, depending on the results of an obscure internationa...
10:49, 09/19/2019

Amazon orders 100,000 electric vans from start-up Rivian Amazon Rivian van Fledging electric firm gets major boost with huge order from internet giant Internet shopping giant Amazon has given a further boost to EV start-up Rivian by placing an order with the company for 100,000 electric delivery vehicle...
10:49, 09/19/2019

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus reveals hypercar for WEC The SCG007 will race the likes of the Aston Martin Valkyrie at Le Mans... New SCG007 Le Mans racer is powered by 3.0-litre twin-turbo V6; up to 30 roadgoing are examples set to be built American manufacturer Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus has reveal...
10:49, 09/19/2019

Mazda developing ‘RX-9’ sports car, new patent suggests 2015 RX-Vision concept could be readied for production Recently acquired patent shows off lightweight chassis design, with a front-mid engine layout likely A chassis design patent filed last week by Mazda suggests the company is developing a succ...
10:49, 09/19/2019

PM to meet military chiefs on unofficial campaign trail Boris Johnson is continuing his unofficial general election campaign with talks with military chiefs and meeting troops on a visit to an army training ground....
11:16, 09/19/2019

CannTrust says cannabis goods returned by Alberta government worth $1.3M About $1.3 million worth of CannTrust products will be returned by the AGLC after Health Canada suspended the company's licences to produce and sell pot....
11:17, 09/19/2019

What's The Best Cupholder Mod For Cars That Don't Have Beverage Space? Now that I’ve got the wheels, tires, and suspension on my Mitsubishi Montero build right where I want them, the car’s edging closer to becoming the ultimate long hauler. But it’s missing a key component: it needs cupholders....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Saudi attacks rattle shippers' plan to switch fuels Refinery outages in Saudi Arabia following weekend attacks on its oil facilities could deal a blow to the shipping industry's preparations for the biggest switch in fuel standards in decades....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Shares of Ping Identity jump 25% in U.S. market debut Shares of Ping Identity Holding Corp jumped 25% in their market debut on Thursday, giving the identity software company a market value of about $1.46 billion....
11:17, 09/19/2019

'Show me the money'; dollar-hungry businesses squeezed in Lebanon Cars line up to fill their tanks but the worker at the gas station in Lebanon's capital city waves them off, standing by the 'Strike!' signs. "No fuel today," he shouts....
11:17, 09/19/2019

When are the Emmys? Everything you need to know before TV's biggest night When are the Emmys? Who are the main nominees? Will 'Game of Thrones' and 'Veep' win big? Here's everything you need to know.        ...
11:48, 09/19/2019

U.S. investigates reports of deadly airstrikes in Afghanistan The U.S. military carried out drone strikes against a suspected Islamic State hideout in eastern Afghanistan Thursday, but local authorities said the attack also killed multiple civilians....
11:48, 09/19/2019

Iran says 'all out war' could result from U.S. military action Iran's foreign minister promised Thursday that any military action by the United States or Saudi Arabia in response to oil attacks last weekend would cause "all out war."...
11:48, 09/19/2019

Woman burning love letters from ex accidentally starts apartment fire Authorities in Nebraska said firefighters responded to the third floor of an apartment building to put out a blaze caused by a woman burning love letters from a former lover....
11:48, 09/19/2019

McConnell backs election security funding after Dem criticism A key Senate panel is approving $250 million to help states beef up their election systems, freeing up the money after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell came under criticism from Democrats for impeding separate election security legislation. The...
11:48, 09/19/2019

Beloved ‘gentle’ bear Yepani dies at North Carolina Zoo A grizzly bear that went from stealing coolers and backpacks at Yellowstone to spending 25 years at the North Carolina Zoo has been euthanized by workers there, officials announced Wednesday. Yepani, known in his final years for his “gentle and patie...
11:48, 09/19/2019

Valero Port Arthur, Texas refinery cuts production due to storm: sources Valero Energy Corp's 335,000 barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery cut production on Thursday because of flooding around the refinery, said sources familiar with plant operations....
11:48, 09/19/2019

iOS 13 is now available to the public, so everyone can download it We’re just a day out from the launch of the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max, but you don’t need one of the new phones to enjoy Apple’s latest operating system. On Thursday, following a rather tumultuous series of bet...
12:16, 09/19/2019

30 Pine Nut Farm Workers Killed In US Drone Strike In Afghanistan A US drone strike intended to hit an Islamic State (ISIS) hideout in Afghanistan killed at least 30 civilians resting after a day's labour in the fields, officials said on Thursday....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Jeff Bezos Pledges Amazon To Meet Paris Climate Goals 10 Years Early Amazon chief Jeff Bezos pledged Thursday the retail giant will meet its emissions targets taken under the Paris climate accord 10 years ahead of schedule....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Dog Saves Family By Alerting Them To Fire, Dies In Blaze A Jack Russell Terrier, Zippy, started barking as the fire alarm went off shortly when a fire broke out in the attic of Butler family house, located in Bradenton in Florida....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Superbug hotspots emerging in farms across globe – study Global outbreak of antibiotic-resistant superbugs linked to overconsumption of meatHotspots of antibiotic-resistant superbugs are springing up in farms around the world, the direct result of our overconsumption of meat, with potentially disastrous co...
12:16, 09/19/2019

Climate crisis seen as 'most important issue' by public, poll shows Eight-country poll shows people view climate crisis as priority over migration and terrorismA majority of the public recognise the climate crisis as an “emergency” and say politicians are failing to tackle the problem, backing the interests of big oi...
12:16, 09/19/2019

'We declare our support for Extinction Rebellion': an open letter from Australia's academics Leading academics from around the country say it is their moral duty to rebel to ‘defend life itself’ We the undersigned represent diverse academic disciplines, and the views expressed here are those of the signatories and not their universities. Whi...
12:16, 09/19/2019

Neurotoxin may have caused diplomats’ illness in Cuba: study Fumigation against mosquitoes in Cuba and not "sonic attacks" may have caused some 40 U.S. and Canadian diplomats and family members in Havana to fall ill, according to a new study commissioned by the Canadian government....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Alberta to return C$1.3 million worth of pot products to CannTrust CannTrust Holdings Inc said on Thursday that Alberta government has decided to return C$1.3 million worth of sold pot products, days after the Canadian health regulator cancelled the company's licence to produce and sell cannabis....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Accessorize Any Apple Watch With a $7 Sport Band, In the Color Of Your Choice One of the nice things about Apple Watches is that whether you bought an original model years ago, or have a Series 5 arriving tomorrow, the same bands will fit on all of them....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Haas stick with known quantity Grosjean for 2020 The Haas Formula One team decided to retain Romain Grosjean for 2020 rather than opt for Nico Hulkenberg because the Frenchman was a known quantity, team boss Guenther Steiner said on Thursday....
12:48, 09/19/2019

Motor racing: Kubica to leave Williams at end of F1 season Robert Kubica will leave former champions Williams at the end of the season, a move likely to bring the curtain down on the Polish driver's extraordinary Formula One racing comeback following a rally crash eight years ago....
12:48, 09/19/2019

WTA roundup: Kenin rallies to reach Guangzhou semifinals No. 3 seed Sofia Kenin survived a 5-2 deficit in the first set to take down Italian qualifier Jasmine Paolini in the quarterfinals of the Guangzhou International Women's Open on Thursday in Guangzhou, China....
12:48, 09/19/2019

Take 5: Ravens' rematch vs. Mahomes highlights Week 3 In a scheduling oddity, Week 3's slate only has one game featuring two 2-0 teams - the Baltimore Ravens at the Kansas City Chiefs -- but that game shouldn't disappoint....
12:48, 09/19/2019

American Airlines turns attention to 2020 after summer cancellations mount American Airlines struggled with flight delays and cancellations this summer, hamstrung by the grounded Boeing 737 Max and mired in a bitter labor dispute with its mechanics....
12:48, 09/19/2019

Airbnb intends to become a public company in 2020 CNBC's Deirdre Bosa reports on a press release from Airbnb stating its intentions to go public in 2020, making it one of the highest-profile IPOs for the coming year....
12:48, 09/19/2019

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Visits Lawmakers To Discuss Tech Industry Regulation (WASHINGTON) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg visited lawmakers Thursday to discuss potential regulation of the tech industry, particularly when it comes to the collection of users’ personal data on their platforms. Zuckerberg is discussing...
12:48, 09/19/2019

City hospitals struggle as spending skyrockets: report Mayor de Blasio has boasted about the city’s “universal health care” system on the campaign trail — but a new report by his own administration shows the Big Apple’s public health system is unwell. The number of people visiting city hospitals is down,...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Luckiest man in New Jersey wins another lottery jackpot Freddie Robinson, 64, became a millionaire in 2017 with the top prize in the Platinum Diamond Spectacular scratch-off game bought from a liquor store close to his home in Newark....
12:48, 09/19/2019

Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán placed on leave amid domestic violence probe Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán has been sidelined amid a domestic violence investigation, the team announced on Thursday. “We fully support all measures being undertaken by the Commissioner’s Office pursuant to the Policy on Domestic Viol...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Mike Pence to meet with NYPD officials, ‘Finest’ football team Vice President Mike Pence is expected to condemn recent acts of disrespect toward NYPD cops – including the rash of water-bucket attacks – during remarks at One Police Plaza on Thursday afternoon, law-enforcement sources told The Post. Pe...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Parents of Queens woman fatally struck by cab file wrongful death suit The parents of a 26-year-old woman who was fatally struck in February by a green cab as she walked home in Rego Park have filed a wrongful death suit against the cab driver and several others — alleging that unsafe traffic conditions played a r...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Teachers left boy with Down syndrome outside naked and soaking wet: mom Three teachers were suspended from a British school after an 11-year-old boy with Down syndrome was left naked and soaking wet on a playground for half an hour, according to a report on Thursday. Levi Blackshaw was recorded on CCTV cameras “cur...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Romney, Merkley introduce bill that would tax vaping industry and ban flavored e-cigarettes The bill would ban e-cigarette flavors other than tobacco and apply existing cigarette taxes to e-cigarettes, among other measures aimed at curbing teen vaping....
13:16, 09/19/2019

Walgreens to test drone delivery service with Alphabet's Wing The pilot program will deliver food and beverage, over-the-counter medications and other items within minutes, the company said. Prescription deliveries will not be available....
13:16, 09/19/2019

U.S. Senate panel embraces $250 million in election security grants A U.S. Senate panel on Thursday approved $250 million in additional federal grants to states and local jurisdictions to improve the security of their voting systems in the run-up to 2020 elections and following Russia's meddling in the 2016 president...
13:16, 09/19/2019

A stargazer's guide to the equinox and how Earth moves around the sun As the September equinox falls, we begin a new astronomy series with all you need to know about how Earth's orbit affects what we see in the night sky...
13:16, 09/19/2019

10 things to know about Supreme Court case against government If you have been too busy to follow the proceedings of the Supreme Court, where it is being decided whether Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament was legal, here are 10 things worth knowing:...
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Whatever Happened To The Other Wall Street Millionaire Accused Of Sexual Assault? Since 2017, eight women have gone to civil court and said they were sexually assaulted by the Wall Street financier Howard Rubin. One woman has since dropped her claim, but seven remain—six are suing as plaintiffs in one lawsuit in federal court, whi...
13:48, 09/19/2019

MLB Is Investigating Domingo Germán Under League's Domestic Violence Policy [Updates] New York Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán has been placed on paid administrative leave, MLB said in a statement this afternoon, as the league investigates the 27-year-old starter under their domestic violence policy. Germán’s leave could last up to sev...
13:48, 09/19/2019

Stop Celebrating Bruce Bochy's 2,000th Victory Bruce Bochy nailed down his iconic 2,044th victory as a major-league manager Wednesday in Boston, because let’s face it, nothing says greatness quite like a large round number. And if 2,044 isn’t round enough for you, then your entire life has been a...
13:48, 09/19/2019

How Two Kentucky Farmers Became Kings Of Croquet, The Sport That Never Wanted Them On a sunny September Sunday in 1982, Mark Burchfield, a 20-year-old tobacco farmer from rural Kentucky, stood in Manhattan’s Central Park, getting ready to take the most important croquet shot of his life....
13:48, 09/19/2019

MLS Coach Sues Former Club For Firing Him Over Homophobic Tirade Following his firing by Real Salt Lake over a homophobic tirade during a match in Mexico last month, former coach Mike Petke is now suing the club for $687,500 of lost salary (a season and a half’s worth). The lawsuit, filed in the Third Judicial Dis...
13:48, 09/19/2019

'Hogan's Heroes' reboot in the works featuring descendants of original characters “Hogan’s Heroes” is reportedly getting the reboot treatment with a new series that will pick up several years after the adventures of the original sitcom left off....
13:48, 09/19/2019

Why Jennifer Lawrence Was Always Going to End Up With an Unfamous Guy "I think that people think that we already are friends because I am famous and they feel like they already know me--but I don't know them. I have to protect my bubble, like, 'I have a......
14:16, 09/19/2019

Swoon! Brad Pitt Has the Perfect Movie Star Reaction to His PCAs Nomination Brad Pitt summed up his excitement over his E! People's Choice Awards nomination in a single word: "woo-hoo!" E! News exclusively caught up with the 55-year-old actor on the......
14:16, 09/19/2019

Grey's Anatomy Has a Big Question to Ask On Stunning Season 16 Poster Big changes are afoot on Grey's Anatomy. E! News has your first look at the key art for season 16 (which premieres in one week!), and it shows Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) looking......
14:16, 09/19/2019

Blake Lively Is Out for Revenge in The Rhythm Section's Trailer The trailer for Blake Lively's new movie, The Rhythm Section, is finally here! Paramount Pictures dropped a teaser for the action-packed drama on Thursday. According to the......
14:16, 09/19/2019

| Vukusic confident of turning things around at AmaZulu Having penned a three-year deal with the club on Wednesday, new AmaZulu head coach Jozef Vukusic is confident of improving the players at his disposal....
14:16, 09/19/2019

Hector Bellerin and Kieran Tierney to play for Arsenal Under-23s vs Wolves Arsenal coach Unai Emery has revealed Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin will play for the Under-23 side on Friday as they continue their recovery from injury....
14:16, 09/19/2019

Man Utd vs Astana highlights in pictures: Europa League goals and action at Old Trafford Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named a mixture of youth and fringe players in Manchester United's starting lineup for their Europa League opener against Astana at Old Trafford....
14:16, 09/19/2019

The question Elizabeth Warren won’t answer She keeps being asked whether she would raise middle-class taxes to pay for Medicare-for-all and declines to answer. It's true the question ignores the broader issue of cost and savings, but why not just level with people — as Bernie Sanders has done...
14:16, 09/19/2019

McConnell warns Pelosi's drug-pricing plan is DOA Senate Republicans are warning Speaker Nancy Pelosi that her much-anticipated drug pricing plan is dead and will not be considered in the Senate.In an interview, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) ruled out any action on the bill, which w...
14:48, 09/19/2019

"First Time Ever" in 40 Years of Investing History An increasing number of investors view index funds as an easy way to participate in financial markets. But, in EWI's view, such an approach will offer ultimate disappointment. Here’s why…...
14:48, 09/19/2019

iOS 13 is here: 13 hidden ways Apple's software can breathe life into your older iPhone New iPhones arrive on Friday. But even if you're skipping the current buying cycle, you can still improve your iPhone through iOS 13.       ...
14:49, 09/19/2019

5 hidden benefits of an essential oil diffuser Everyone's raving about essential oil diffusers but what do they actually do? Here's 5 hidden benefits from using an essential oil diffuser.       ...
14:49, 09/19/2019

Netanyahu's chief rival, Gantz, rejects PM's appeal for unity government in Israel Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's direct rival, Benny Gantz, rejected the leader’s appeal to form a unity government on Thursday as the country’s two main political parties remained deadlocked at the end of an unprecedented second election...
15:17, 09/19/2019

In Nashik, PM Modi Sets The Tone For Maharashtra Poll Campaign Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a massive rally in Nashik on the concluding day of the Maha Jan Aadesh Yatra, the outreach programme launched by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis last month to......
15:17, 09/19/2019

Junior Home Minister Goes Homeless, Operating From Andhra Bhavan Union minister GK Reddy, Amit Shah's junior at the home ministry, has been operating from Andhra Bhavan for the last four months, owing to the practice of former ministers hanging onto their official......
15:17, 09/19/2019

Court Asks UP About Steps Taken By State To Protect Inter-Caste Couples The Allahabad High Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to apprise it about the steps being taken to provide protection to those who entered into inter-caste or interfaith marriages....
15:17, 09/19/2019

RSS, BJP Misleading Nation Using Mahatma Gandhi's Name: Ashok Gehlot Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday said the state will celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary next year by educating the new generation about him at a time when Prime......
15:17, 09/19/2019

Pak Behind Fake Accounts Of Top Officers On Twitter, Says Army: Report The Indian Army and other security agencies are taking strict action against the fake Twitter handles of senior Indian military leadership created by Pakistani agencies to spread misinformation about......
15:17, 09/19/2019

For a Truly Indulgent Vacation, Fly Solo Once, only intrepid travelers vacationed alone. Now, all sorts—and not just single people—are traveling solo. And hotels, cruises and tour operators are easing the way....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Wine Grapes Oenophiles Should Know: A Guide Do you hear ‘Pecorino’ and think cheese? It’s also the name of a grape that makes some terrific wines. Our wine columnist shares some intel on obscure varieties winemakers love....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Democratic presidential candidate Buttigieg unveils health plan Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg on Thursday unveiled his plan to reform the U.S. healthcare system by offering everyone coverage under the federal Medicare program, but not forcing people to give up private health insurance plans....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Russian artist duo creates optical illusions with psychedelic color-changing portraits Fraktality, a married Russian couple, use lenticular printing to make digital images change color depending on where they are viewed from.        ...
15:48, 09/19/2019

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faces a tough re-election campaign Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized after a 2001 brownface photo from a school yearbook surfaced taken when he was a 29-year-old teacher        ...
15:48, 09/19/2019

Rivian lands Amazon order for 100,000 delivery vehicles The electric vehicle startup said the first Amazon delivery vehicles are expected to be on the road in 2021. The order is part of Amazon's goal to become net carbon neutral by 2040....
15:48, 09/19/2019

Trudeau Apologizes Again as Another Blackface Image Emerges Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried to contain the fallout from a growing firestorm after a series of images emerged of him wearing blackface and brownface, damaging his reputation as a progressive champion of diversity amid a tough bid for ...
15:48, 09/19/2019

US and Chinese trade deputies face off in Washington amid deep differences U.S. and Chinese deputy trade negotiators were set to resume face-to-face talks on Thursday for the first time in nearly two months as the world's two largest economies try to bridge deep policy differences and find a way out of a bitter and pro...
16:16, 09/19/2019

Apple's latest iPhone update is out now — here's how to get iOS 13 Apple's big iOS 13 update for iPhones is out now and includes lots of new features. Here's how to install it on your phone and what devices are supported....
16:48, 09/19/2019

Ron Rivera walks out of press conference after Cam Newton injury questions Ron Rivera was fed up. The Carolina Panthers head coach walked out of his press conference Thursday after roughly two and a half minutes of being peppered with questions about injured quarterback Cam Newton’s status for Sunday’s game agai...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Cowboys castoff Taco Charlton won’t have to wait for a revenge game The Cowboys are expected to blow out the Dolphins on Sunday, but suddenly there’s reason to tune in. Miami claimed defensive end Taco Charlton off waivers on Thursday, a day after Dallas released him, mocking him on his way out of the organizat...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Purdue Says Sacklers May Walk From Opioid Deal if Judge Does Not Block Cases The company said the cost of fighting lawsuits brought by states could jeopardize its owners’ ability to contribute $3 billion to a national opioids settlement....
16:48, 09/19/2019

Apple seeks patent on retinal hologram projectors for AR glasses Lasers beamed directly into your eyes might enable you to experience augmented reality with multi-layered 3D depth, if Apple's latest patent is practical.Read More...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Thousands of Patients Have Been Sued by Nonprofit Hospitals Over Unpaid Bills. Now They Are Fighting Back Over the past few months, several hospitals have announced major changes to their financial assistance policies, including curtailing the number of lawsuits they file against low-income patients unable to pay their medical bills. Investigative repor...
17:16, 09/19/2019

India could be a winner in the US-China trade war India could benefit from the fallout in the U.S.-China trade war, experts told CNBC — but much-needed reforms on land and labor could prove to be a challenge for companies trying to do business there....
17:16, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year upgrade to elevator, security For the first time in three years, the Washington Monument -- one of the nation's most popular and recognizable landmarks -- reopened to the public Thursday after extensive renovations....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Exclusive: Zarif threatens 'all-out war' in case of military strike on Iran In an exclusive interview with CNN's Nick Paton Walsh, Zarif raised the specter of 'all-out war' in case of a US or Saudi military strike on the country....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Age not an obstacle in Serena Williams' pursuit of 24th major, Mouratoglou says ‘Time is working for her,’ Williams’ coach tells Sky SportsAmerican has lost four straight major finals in bid for recordSerena Williams is getting faster and fitter in her hunt for an elusive 24th Grand Slam title and the 37-year-old still has time ...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Peter Beardsley barred from football for seven months over racist language • Coach guilty on three charges of racist and abusive language• Former Newcastle and England player denied all charges The former England striker Peter Beardsley has been banned from football for 32 weeks after being found guilty of three charges of ...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Former El Salvador president given two-year jail term for bribery A court handed down a two-year prison sentence for bribery to former Salvadoran President Elias Antonio Saca, the attorney general's office said on Thursday....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Peru deports 150 Venezuelans in crackdown on illegal crossings Peru deported 150 Venezuelans for entering the country illegally as authorities sought to enforce stricter policies for migrants from the crisis-stricken nation, Peru's immigration office said on Thursday....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Grubhub stock falls after Jim Chanos says he’s shorting Shares of Grubhub dropped nearly 6 percent on Thursday after a prominent short-seller revealed he was betting against the food delivery giant. Investor Jim Chanos said Grubhub is facing a perfect storm of bad news as its drivers push for higher pay, ...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Missouri Man Becomes 8th Person to Die of Vaping-Related Illness in the U.S. (NEW YORK) — More than 500 people have been diagnosed with vaping-related breathing illnesses, but the cause remains unknown, U.S. health officials said Thursday. An eighth death was also reported. Meanwhile, the Food and Drug Administration re...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Rivers: Clips knew OKC wanted to break team up Doc Rivers says Kawhi Leonard was provided a list of players including Paul George in their free agency meeting, "which was a mistake. ... We did know that Oklahoma City wanted to break their team up, so that helped."...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announces ‘Climate Pledge’ ahead of employee protests It would require companies to implement decarbonization strategies in line with the Paris agreement and calls on signatories to be at net zero carbon across their businesses by 2040....
18:16, 09/19/2019

Ruth Lehmann elected as director of Whitehead Institute The Whitehead Institute board of directors today announced the selection of Ruth Lehmann, a world-renowned developmental and cell biology researcher, as the institute’s fifth director. Lehmann will succeed current Director David Page on July 1, 2020....
18:16, 09/19/2019

Study finds hub linking movement and motivation in the brain Our everyday lives rely on planned movement through the environment to achieve goals. A new study by MIT neuroscientists at the Picower Institute for Learning and Memory at MIT identifies a well-connected brain region as a crucial link between circui...
18:16, 09/19/2019

A FedEx pilot was held in Chinese custody for a week in the latest dustup amid Trump's trade war (FDX) Airman 1st Class Kirby Turbak/Altus Air Force Base A FedEx pilot was detained in China for a week, according to a new Wall Street Journal report. FedEx told Business Insider the pilot has since been released. Todd A. Hohn, the FedEx pilot, reportedl...
18:16, 09/19/2019

17 science 'facts' you might have learned in school that aren't true Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Science is an ongoing process, which means new discoveries often upend old theories. Contrary to what many people learned in school, Pluto is not a planet (well, sort of), dinosaurs didn't look like the pictures in y...
18:16, 09/19/2019

14 rescuers created a human chain to save 4 dolphins in Florida Clearwater Marine Aquarium/YouTube On Tuesday, rescuers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission and Clearwater Marine Aquarium created a human chain to transport dolphins from a canal back to Tampa Bay. It worked. The dolphins were first repor...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Will Finally Face Federal Charges For His Role in the Death of Gemmel Moore Yesterday, The Root reported that Ed Buck, a prominent white Democratic donor, was being charged with battery causing serious injury, administering methamphetamine, and maintaining a drug house—all felonies—after a third black man suffered a drug ove...
18:16, 09/19/2019

'We Shall Over-WHOMST?' White Anti-Vaxxers Colonize Civil Rights Rhetoric in California Protests The protestors came out in droves at the California State Capitol, furious over new legislation that, if passed, would hack away at the remaining medical exemptions for vaccination in California. But their rage—one protestor reportedly threw a menstr...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau Shown in 3 Separate Instances Wearing Black and Brownface Makeup Over the past 12 hours, three separate images revealed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had a penchant for wearing black and brownface from the time he was a teenager and well into adulthood....
18:16, 09/19/2019

'I'm About to Die': Tekashi 6ix9ine Chokes Up As He Recalls Being Beaten, Kidnapped By His Former Crew Disgraced rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine, also known as cooperating witness Daniel Hernandez, has spent the last two days pointing fingers and telling on me and you, your momma, and your cousin too as he testifies against his former friends Anthony “Harv” El...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Yankees and Their Patchwork Roster Are A.L. East Champions Despite setting a major league record for players on the injured list, the Yankees used both their payroll and modern baseball acumen to win the division for the first time since 2012....
19:00, 09/19/2019

This hidden iOS 13 feature is so useful, so why has it taken Apple so long to add it? Having spent a long time poring through the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro Max recently, I've been on the hunt for new features that actually bring something different.As Apple's grand new platform, iOS 13 has some neat little upgrades that I&...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Exclusive: OnePlus 7T will have 23% faster charging with Warp Charge 30T The all-but-fully-announced OnePlus 7T is coming – we've not only seen leaks about the specs, but OnePlus founder and CEO Pete Lau showed off the design this week.We have a bit more information today about the tech behind that blue matte-...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Weighing in: Physicists cut upper limit on neutrino’s mass in half Enlarge / The spectrometer for the KATRIN experiment, as it works its way through the German town of Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen in 2006 en route to the nearby Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. (credit: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology) Isaac Asimov...
19:00, 09/19/2019

For Trump, a Time of Indecision In discussions with his staff, Mr. Trump has made clear he wants to accomplish something big, but seems stymied as to what it might be, according to interviews with a half-dozen aides and advisers....
19:00, 09/19/2019

Purdue Pharma Warns That Sackler Family May Walk From Opioid Deal The company said the cost of fighting lawsuits brought by states could jeopardize its owners’ ability to contribute $3 billion to a national opioids settlement....
19:00, 09/19/2019

Attacks Expose Flaws in Saudi Arabia’s Expensive Military The Saudi military could not protect a prized asset — oil installations — from an attack by low-flying cruise missiles that caused a significant spike in crude oil prices....
19:00, 09/19/2019

House Approves Short-Term Spending Bill That Would Stave Off Shutdown The bill, which the Senate is also expected to pass before funding lapses on Oct. 1, would extend funding for all federal government departments and agencies through Nov. 21....
19:00, 09/19/2019

Whistle-Blower Complaint Sets Off a Battle Involving Trump The complaint, from a member of the intelligence community, remained opaque but involved at least one of the president’s communications with a foreign leader....
19:00, 09/19/2019

Reports: Dolphins reverse course, Rosen to start Sunday A day after head coach Brian Flores affirmed veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick, the Miami Dolphins reversed course and made Josh Rosen the starting quarterback for Sunday's game at the Dallas Cowboys, according to multiple reports Thursday....
19:00, 09/19/2019

Everything Jim Cramer said on 'Mad Money,' including Costco downgrade, Expedia CEO, Chipotle, oil Jim Cramer explains why he disagrees with Bernstein's downgrade of Costco, why Chipotle's stock will win 2019 and what investors should do with oil stocks....
19:48, 09/19/2019

Feeling blue: US woman treated by doctors after blood turned navy Woman, 25, diagnosed with methemoglobinemiaDoctors say numbing agent for toothache to blameIt turns out that “feeling blue” is not a figure of speech after all.A 25-year-old woman has given new meaning to the expression after she turned up at a Rhode...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Tropical Storm Imelda: more than 1,000 rescued as floodwaters swamp Texas Governor Greg Abbott has declared 13 counties disaster areas after ‘life-threatening amounts of rainfall’ douses stateCrews have rescued more than 1,000 people in the Houston area because of rising waters caused by the remnants of Tropical Depression...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Judges urged to back MPs' recall if they rule against prorogation Final arguments at supreme court raise question of who has power to bring parliament backParliament should be allowed to reassemble next week, the supreme court has been urged, as the legal battle over Boris Johnson’s five-week suspension threatened ...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Trump claims homeless people hurt the environment. Here's why that's wrong The president threatened to issue San Francisco a violation after claiming the city allowed needles and waste to flow into the oceanDonald Trump has targeted San Francisco and its homeless crisis once again, saying his administration will issue the c...
19:48, 09/19/2019

How will Justin Trudeau's blackface photos affect Canada's election? Incident has landed the prime minister in hot water as his Liberal party fights to secure another term in a tightly contested electionCanadians have long been aware that Justin Trudeau likes to dress up.His tendency to appropriate dress and customs f...
19:48, 09/19/2019

The climate crisis isn’t just causing extreme weather. It’s fuelling extreme politics, too | Nick Lowles The far right is exploiting divisions created by climate breakdown. This must be challengedIn the past three weeks, we took the pulse of citizens in eight countries in the Americas and western Europe whose governments will prove critically important ...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Sackler family members 'may be unwilling' to contribute to opioids settlement Oxycontin-maker Purdue Pharma claims family may be unable to contribute billions to settlement if lawsuits are allowed to proceedOxyContin-maker Purdue Pharma has warned a bankruptcy court that the Sackler family members who own the company “may be u...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Mysterious outbreak of vaping-related illnesses jumps to 530 cases US officials say there have been seven deaths from lung-related illnesses tied to the devices, with no sign outbreak is easingUS health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-relate...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Malta urged to drop libel lawsuits against Daphne Caruana Galizia Council of Europe warns cases transferred to late journalist’s family jeopardise sourcesThe Council of Europe’s human rights commissioner has urged Malta to drop libel lawsuits against murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, according to a letter...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Trump admin blocks ‘urgent’ whistleblower complaint from Congress The Trump administration is keeping Congress from even learning what exactly the whistleblower is alleging, but the intelligence community’s inspector general said the matter involves the “most significant” responsibilities of intelligence leadership...
19:49, 09/19/2019

Troy Aikman heard from Fox Sports bosses about Doug Gottlieb tweet: 'I responded honestly' Former Dallas Cowboys QB Troy Aikman eviscerated his colleague, Doug Gottlieb, on Twitter. He heard about it from their Fox Sports bosses afterward.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Alabama coach Nick Saban says absent DE Antonio Alfano has 'basically quit' Alabama five-star freshman Antonio Alfano has been absent from the team for the last two weeks, and coach Nick Saban says the DE has 'basically quit.'       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Opinion: Brian Flores’ short-term pain with Miami Dolphins includes long-term ramifications Miami will have seven picks in the first three rounds in April and more extra picks the year after to go with fat salary cap room. Talent is coming.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Nike cuts ties with Patriots WR Antonio Brown amid sexual assault lawsuit Nike said that Antonio Brown was no longer affiliated with the company, though it did not elaborate on why it no longer sponsors the Patriots WR.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Florida police: No Antonio Brown sexual assault investigation until accuser files formal complaint Police in Hollywood, Florida, say Antonio Brown's accuser will need to file a formal complaint for the Patriots WR to be investigated.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Big Ten, SEC tops among college football in performance in non-conference games September in college football is a time for conferences to play against each other. The Big Ten and SEC have been the top performers in those games.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Trump, Facebook CEO Zuckerberg had 'good, constructive' meeting: Facebook U.S. President Donald Trump and Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg had a "good, constructive" meeting at the White House on Thursday, the social media company said in a statement....
19:51, 09/19/2019

Jurassic Adventure hits Tucson this weekend Embark on a prehistoric journey and see the largest most realistic dinosaur ever. The Dino Expedition will be on  Sept. 21 and 22 at the Tucson Expo Center, 3750 E. Irvington Rd. To help our viewers enjoy a weekend full-on adventure, News 4 Tucson wi...
19:51, 09/19/2019

Pizza hero comes to aid of accident victim (WBBH) Now for your daily slice of heroism! A Florida woman is recovering today after getting rear-ended. It wasn’t police or firefighters who were first on scene to help her. It was a pizza shop owner whose now hailed a hero. It all happened a...
19:51, 09/19/2019

Google to invest record-breaking amount in renewable energy Google today announced its intention to spend more than $2 billion in new renewable energy infrastructure across the US, South America and Europe. The 1,600-megawatt package of wind and solar agreements includes 18 new energy deals and will increase....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Airbnb plans to go public in 2020 Airbnb has put to rest speculation about the timing of its IPO. The vacation rental company today took the rare step of announcing in a press release that it plans to go public next year, in 2020. The startup, which first launched in 2008, has grown....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Anton Corbijn's unseen portraits of Arcade Fire – in pictures Arcade Fire released their classic album Funeral 15 years ago this month. These photos, unpublished until now, were taken by Anton Corbijn just as the band broke through Continue reading......
20:49, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30, Mate 30 Pro With Kirin 990 SoC Launched Huawei Mate 30 price starts at EUR 799 (roughly Rs. 63,000) for the 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option, while Mate 30 Pro price begins at EUR 1,099 (roughly Rs. 86,700) for the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage......
20:49, 09/19/2019

Suspected Hezbollah spy scouted targets in New York, other major cities: prosecutors A New Jersey man is accused of being a Hezbollah operative in the United States who scouted various locations for a potential attack, including famous New York City landmarks such as the Statue of Liberty and Times Square, as well as spots in Boston ...
20:49, 09/19/2019

North Carolina university shooting suspect pleads guilty, avoids possible death penalty A man accused of killing two students and wounding four more when he allegedly open fired in a North Carolina university classroom earlier this year pleaded guilty to two first-degree murder charges on Thursday. ...
20:49, 09/19/2019

Bezos and Zuckerberg Take Their Pitches to Washington The Amazon and Facebook leaders were there for different reasons, but the appearances highlighted their companies’ need to reshape the public debate about their practices....
20:50, 09/19/2019

The Avengers discover a new superhero team in this Strikeforce #1 exclusive One of the big rites of passage for superhero writers is the First Team Book, giving them the opportunity to build an ensemble that shows what kinds of characters they gravitate toward. Tini Howard became a Marvel exclusive earlier this year, and nex...
20:50, 09/19/2019

Here's Glenn Close and magician Derren Brown slapping the hell out of each other Glenn Close is really good at social media. In the past, she’s delighted her followers by posting a photo of her face transformed into an eerie replica of Woody Harrelson’s, shown off her demonic-looking pet troll, and uploaded a magnificently botche...
20:50, 09/19/2019

The Goldfinch's Aneurin Barnard on the internet's love affair with Finn Wolfhard In The Goldfinch, Aneurin Barnard and Finn Wolfhard play the same guy—Boris, a Ukrainian kid who’s moved around a lot and befriends Theo while living in a desolate subdivision outside Las Vegas. Wolfhard plays the teenage version, while Barnard plays...
20:50, 09/19/2019

Comment Of The Day: Crash Test Brothers Edition So here’s an anecdote from my father’s youth. When he was in his teens he had an early 1970s Ford Mustang Mach 1. He had been working on the car in between shifts baling hay out in the family fields. When it came time for dinner, my grandmother told ...
21:32, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau says he does not know how many times he's worn blackface in his life Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday after a photo emerged of him wearing brownface during a school event in 2001. He said it was a racist photo but he didn't consider it racist at the time....
21:33, 09/19/2019

Google expands Wi-Fi and adds toll-free Google Assistant line in India Announcements from Google event in India include giving villages in India access to Wi-Fi connectivity for the first time and a chance to call Google Assistant on a toll-free number....
21:33, 09/19/2019

Is Microsoft getting closer to launching its expected Microsoft 365 Consumer subscription? Some Microsoft users are reporting they are seeing their Office 365 subscriptions and products being quietly rebranded as 'Microsoft 365.' Could a potential branding change be coming?...
21:33, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30 Pro confirmed for Australia – sans Google apps With no end in sight to the US's ongoing Huawei ban, which has forced the Chinese smartphone manufacturer to soldier on without access to Google apps and services, many assumed that buying the company's new Mate 30 flagship would be a strug...
21:33, 09/19/2019

"We Will Soar High When Pak Stoops Low At UN General Assembly": India India will soar high if Pakistan "stoops low" by raising the Kashmir issue at a high-level UN General Assembly session next week, India's top envoy to the United Nations has asserted, warning that......
22:00, 09/19/2019

J&K Move Creating Obstacles For Pak's Sponsorship Of Terrorism: India India slammed Pakistan during the ongoing 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council for repeatedly misusing international forums to peddle its narrative on the Kashmir issue....
22:00, 09/19/2019

"Don't Criticise, Give Suggestions": Sachin Pilot On State Of Economy Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Thursday called for accepting the reality of the economic condition and said that it was more important to give positive suggestions at the time of such......
22:00, 09/19/2019

Milton’s Shakespeare Was Just a Trans-Atlantic Tweet Away A scholar in England suspected annotations in a First Folio at the Free Library of Philadelphia were John Milton’s, so he connected the dots with someone who had studied the work for a decade....
22:00, 09/19/2019

The New York Restaurant That Feels Like an Italian Farmhouse For 25 years, Il Buco has served perfect pasta and Umbrian charm to the loyal customers who have returned again and again to its small cobblestoned block....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Antonio Brown accuser claims he sent harassing texts after she went public: report The artist who accused Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown of sexually harassing her in his Pittsburgh home in 2017 claims he sent her harassing text messages after she went public with the allegation this week, a report said Thursday. The woman, wh...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Arizona family searching for missing Camp Pendleton Marine PHOENIX — An Arizona family is searching for a U.S. Marine who left for Camp Pendleton on Monday but never arrived at the base outside San Diego. Lance Cpl. Job Wallace, 20, was last seen leaving a friend’s house in Surprise, Arizona, between 8:30 an...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Missing Texas teen Ryder Cambron ‘orchestrated’ her own disappearance Police in Texas spent two days searching for a missing 15-year-old girl — only to find out she “orchestrated” her own disappearance with the help of a teenage boy, and even left clues to suggest she’d been kidnapped. Ryder Cambron l...
22:32, 09/19/2019

AOC calls for DC to become a state, claims ‘right to vote is denied’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., called on Thursday for Washington, D.C. to receive statehood, indicating that residents didn’t have the “right to vote.” “DC was the 1st territory in the United States to free the enslave...
22:32, 09/19/2019

NYPD cop who ‘protected’ El Chapo’s wife needs GoFundMe for bail The cop who moonlighted as bodyguard for Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s wife, and now faces cocaine-slinging charges, apparently didn’t save the proceeds from his alleged crimes. Pals of Ishmael Bailey, 36, are trying to scrape together $25,000 for the ...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Washington to Lincoln to Trump: Presidents like cold, hard cash The bucks stop here! After being spotted boarding Air Force One with a bunch of crisp Andrew Jacksons spilling out of his pocket, President Trump explained that he generally keeps a wad of $20 bills with him — so he can leave a nice tip. “I do like...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Tata Tigor EV With Extended Range Could Be Launched Next Week Tata Motors has confirmed that it will launch the Tigor EV with extended range next week and it could be available for private buyers as well. There are no details available on pricing as yet....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Bugatti Celebrates 110th Anniversary With Baby 2 This one is not going to go transcending and set any earth-shattering speed record, yet it's a Bugatti. It's definitely something which rich kids with developing taste in cars would love to have, more......
22:32, 09/19/2019

'Reagan showed that you can do it' The 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, signed by President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, was a landmark Cold War agreement that banned nuclear and conventional ground-launched ballistic and cruise missiles with ranges...
23:00, 09/19/2019

Imelda leaves 2 dead in Texas, others stranded and trapped CHINA, Texas — The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people dead and rescue crews with boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in homes. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turne...
23:49, 09/19/2019

The Best Podcast Apps for Your iPhone and iPad (2019) Almost everyone loves listening to podcasts, but finding a decent podcast app to manage your subscriptions can be tricky. Podcasts continue to grow in popularity and, as a result, there are more podcast managers on the App Store than ever before. But...
00:17, 09/20/2019

Ask Dr. NerdLove: I Still Hate My Ex Hello, you hideous and shimmering sexbeasts, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column to guide you through the Metroidvania of love....
00:17, 09/20/2019

BMW should buy Jaguar Land Rover, Bernstein analysts say Jaguar Land Rover could lower operating and other costs substantially under the wing of a cash-rich bigger partner such as BMW, a Bernstein research note said....
00:17, 09/20/2019

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environmentRead more about the Covering Climate Now collaborationHow y...
00:48, 09/20/2019

Northern Territory banks on solar to meet new 2050 zero emissions target NT’s Labor government says the territory’s vast solar resources can help it transition to zero net carbon emissions The Northern Territory government has set a target of reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2050 in a plan that says responding to cli...
00:48, 09/20/2019

"Looks Like Diwali Has Come Early": India Inc. Cheers Corporate Tax Cut The centre's decision to reduce corporate tax for domestic companies was welcomed across the industry, with Biocon chairman Kiran Mazumdar Shaw saying that the move signals government's commitment to......
01:16, 09/20/2019

On Allegations Of J&K Child Detentions, Top Court Seeks Report From Panel The Supreme Court today asked the Jammu and Kashmir administration to look into the allegations of illegal detention of children in the state. The top court was hearing a petition challenging the......
01:16, 09/20/2019

Unlock Qi's Aesthetic Potential With These Disguised Wireless Charging Pads Wireless charging is one of those features that only seems moderately cool...until you start using it, become addicted, and can’t ever go back to old-fashioned cables. Trouble is, wireless chargers aren’t exactly pretty, and they take up valuable spa...
01:16, 09/20/2019

Gender gap in science and tech could be down to girls' academic strengths, say researchers New research suggests fewer girls pursue careers in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — because they're better than boys at reading....
01:16, 09/20/2019

How will Tottenham line up vs Leicester? Heung-min Son in line to start With a little over two days to recover from their draining Uefa Champions League trip to Olympiakos on Wednesday night, Mauricio Pochettino is likely to freshen things up against Leicester....
01:16, 09/20/2019

How will Liverpool line up vs Chelsea? Georginio Wijnaldum set to replace James Milner With a midweek League Cup tie that will offer the chance to make changes on the horizon, Jurgen Klopp is likely to ask for one more game from a similar XI to that which has featured in Liverpool's last two outings....
01:16, 09/20/2019

How will Arsenal line up vs Aston Villa? Reiss Nelson set to start After resting several players for Thursday's Europa League win over Eintracht Frankfurt, you would suspect Unai Emery will recall many of his big guns for Sunday's match with Aston Villa....
02:00, 09/20/2019

| Molefi Ntseki chats to Sport24 In an exclusive interview, newly-appointed Bafana Bafana coach Molefi Ntseki talks about the state of SA football and preparing for AFCON 2021 qualifiers....
02:52, 09/20/2019

South Korea's health ministry advises public to refrain from vaping South Korea has advised the public to refrain from using liquid e-cigarettes, also known as vaping, due to vaping-related illnesses emerging in the United States, its health ministry said on Friday....
02:52, 09/20/2019

Philippines to vaccinate millions as polio virus resurfaces The Philippines is preparing to vaccinate millions of children against polio to halt an outbreak of a disease it believed to have been eradicated two decades ago, a top official said on Friday....
02:52, 09/20/2019

Alien enthusiasts descend on Nevada desert near secretive U.S. base Scores of UFO enthusiasts converged on rural Nevada on Thursday for a pilgrimage of sorts to the U.S. installation known as Area 51, long rumored to house government secrets about alien life, as law enforcement officials beefed up security around the...
03:16, 09/20/2019

'I’m tired and desperate' – a disabled victim of domestic violence on her struggle to survive Disabled women are at higher risk of domestic violence than others, so why are there so few accessible refuges? As Sarah’s story shows, they are faced with an impossible systemTo survive in the refuge, Sarah (not her real name) stores fruit and cerea...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Israel Vote Deadlock Confirmed After Near-Complete Official Poll Results Near-complete official results Friday confirmed a deadlock in Israel's general election this week, putting Benny Gantz's party as the largest but without an obvious path to form a majority coalition....
03:16, 09/20/2019

Tropical Storm Kills Two In Houston, Halts Flights, Floods Roads Authorities reported the first death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda, which dumped torrential rains over the Houston-area, while rescuers in boats pulled hundreds of people from flooded cars, the......
03:16, 09/20/2019

Stranger's Text Leads Man To Raise Money For Boy With Cerebral Palsy Somebody had the wrong number. That was obvious to Bill Clayten when he received a text from a "Sister Fink," asking him what time he'd like her to stop by with dinner....
03:16, 09/20/2019

Ray-Ban smart glasses could solve Facebook's design issues Would you buy Facebook smart glasses? The social media giant seems to be banking on it, with a new report by CNBC pointing to ambitious plans around AR wearables in the coming years.Codenamed "Orion", the smart glasses are reportedly being poised as ...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Leaked Samsung Android 10 update list lacks some big names Android 10 is only available for a few phones right now, and none of Samsung’s are among them, but a whole bunch of the brand's handsets look set to get it sooner or later.AndroidPure has obtained a screenshot of what's purported to ...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Ford Focus ST Expectations are high for Ford’s latest family-sized hot hatch. Can it live up to them? The recent European market fortunes of the Ford Motor Company can be read in the generational development story of one of its great emblems of success: the everg...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Analysis: will car sharing replace vehicle ownership? MPs and manufacturers believe car sharing will cut CO2 and its popularity is rising If car ownership levels stay as they are now, the UK isn’t going to fulfil its climate change promises. That was the conclusion reached by MPs from the Science and T...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Bernie Sanders Says He’s the First Democratic Presidential Candidate to Reach 1 Million Individual Donors (WASHINGTON) — Bernie Sanders’ campaign says that it has received contributions from more than 1 million individual donors and that it’s the first in the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential field to do so. In a statement Thursday, ...
04:32, 09/20/2019

Rep. Ayanna Pressley Declines to Weigh in on Kennedy vs. Markey Primary Battle. ‘The Electorate Will Decide’ Massachusetts Rep. Ayanna Pressley has no plans to make an endorsement in the contested Senate primary in her home state, she said on Thursday. The Boston Globe reported Wednesday that Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III will formally announce this ...
04:32, 09/20/2019

Donald and Melania Trump Prepare to Host Their Second-Ever State Dinner (WASHINGTON) — It’ll be an alfresco Rose Garden soirée for Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison as the White House throws its first state dinner in more than a year. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump are hosti...
04:32, 09/20/2019

How to use iOS 13’s dark mode like a boss Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Apple just released iOS 13 for iPhones (till iPhone 6) and iPods (till 7th gen). One of the most talked-about fe...
04:33, 09/20/2019

The messy iOS 13 rollout shows Apple needs a revised release schedule iOS 13 is finally here. The big addition this time around is the system-wide dark mode, and much-needed refinements to apps like Maps, Photos, and Reminders. Then there are the new security and privacy features that alerts you about the apps that use...
04:33, 09/20/2019

Score Arkham Knight and 5 more fantastic Batman PC games for free To celebrate 80 years of Batman – the iconic superhero character created by Bob Kane and Bill Finger waaaay back in 1939 – Epic Games is giving away six PC games starring the Caped Crusader until September 26. And you’d be a fool to skip out on them....
04:33, 09/20/2019

Ahead of playing Dolphins, Cowboys assistant Rod Marinelli reflects on 0-16 Lions of 2008 Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli, who coached the 0-16 Lions of 2008, expects the winless Miami Dolphins to compete.       ...
04:33, 09/20/2019

Polarity Smart Bikes Unveils Electric Bike Range; Prices Start At Rs. 38,000 Pune-based Polarity Smart Bikes has unveiled its new range of electric bikes. The start-up has introduced its offerings across two categories - Sport and Executive....
04:33, 09/20/2019

Man killed after fire tears through Queens home A man died on Thursday night when a fire tore through his Queens home, cops said. The 59-year-old victim was inside a home at 163-53 Mathias Avenue in Jamaica when the blaze broke out at around 8:30 p.m., according to police. Firefighters discovered ...
04:33, 09/20/2019

New Jersey pols apologize after using, defending anti-Semitic phrase Three politicians from New Jersey have apologized after they used and defended the phrase “Jew ’em down” in connection to a legal settlement that the state’s capital city paid out, reports said. The saga kicked off when a reco...
04:33, 09/20/2019

NYC’s free condom distribution efforts going flaccid The city’s cache of free condoms is shriveling up, according to a new report. The Health Department distributed roughly 19 million male condoms in the fiscal year that ended June 30 — down from 20.9 million the year before and more than 36.6 mi...
04:33, 09/20/2019

Bow hunters target invasive Asian carp for sport on the Illinois River A firefighter and archery enthusiast is making some extra cash with a novel if modest contribution to the ecosystem of the Great Lakes - taking paying customers out for boat rides on the Illinois River to hunt invasive Asian carp fish with bows and a...
05:00, 09/20/2019

College mass shooter spared death penalty in North Carolina A gunman who killed two university students and wounded four in a mass shooting in North Carolina in April pleaded guilty to murder in a Charlotte court on Thursday, in a deal sparing him the death penalty, the Charlotte Observer and ABC News reporte...
05:00, 09/20/2019

Federal judge blocks California from enforcing tax return law aimed at Trump: report A federal judge on Thursday barred California from enforcing, at least for now, a new state law aimed at U.S. President Donald Trump that would require all candidates in state nominating contests for the presidency to release their tax returns, the L...
05:00, 09/20/2019

Nintendo Seeks to Sustain Switch Sales With Stripped-Down Console Nintendo introduced a stripped-down Switch console, meant to keep up the line’s momentum in its third holiday season, as the videogame maker seeks to widen the Nintendo brand’s global presence....
05:01, 09/20/2019

Facebook admits new smart devices allow people to listen in Facebook had admitted people will be allowed to listen in to audio captured by its new smart devices, despite stopping the controversial practice in its Messenger app....
05:02, 09/20/2019

| Zimbabwe chiefs demand Mugabe be buried according to traditions As public wakes for late Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe have drawn to a close, traditional chiefs are demanding the body be buried according to spiritual traditions....
05:02, 09/20/2019

| Rebel-controlled town in Mali concerns African leaders As West African leaders try to find ways to stop jihadist violence in the Sahel region, attention is turning to a rebel-held town in Mali's north accused of being a base for militants to launch attacks....
05:02, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | Nigeria becomes Africa's staging ground for illegal pangolin trade with Asia Porous borders, lax law enforcement, corruption and one of Africa's biggest ports has helped criminal networks in Nigeria corner most of the African trade in pangolins, considered to be the world's most trafficked mammal....
05:02, 09/20/2019

What are the benefits of Epsom salt foot soaks? Epsom salt foot soaks may help improve foot health, though the research is limited. In this article, we look at the benefits, risks, and evidence behind Epsom salt soaks and other types of foot soak....
05:32, 09/20/2019

Could this mechanism explain why sleepless nights affect gut health? A new study in mice reveals that the brain's 24-hour clock regulates the activity of a type of immune cell that has a strong influence on gut health....
05:32, 09/20/2019

Todo lo que necesita saber acerca de los fibromas Los fibromas son tumores no cancerosos que crecen en el útero. Pueden afectar al 80% de las mujeres de más de 50 años. Existen cuatro tipos principales cuyos síntomas varían, desde ciclos menstruales abundantes hasta abortos espontáneos. Sin embargo,...
05:32, 09/20/2019

Disney Plus and Apple streaming services won't change Netflix strategy, says CEO Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has spoken out about the incoming threat of Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus – with both competing TV streaming services set to launch in November 2019.Speaking at a conference hosted by the Royal Television Society ...
05:32, 09/20/2019

Amazon Echo vs Echo Plus: which Alexa speaker is the one for you? So you’ve decided that you want a smart speaker. You’ve ruled out the Apple HomePod and its sometimes-sketchy Siri voice companion, and have decided Google already knows enough about you before inviting a Google Home Hub into your castl...
05:32, 09/20/2019

Book helps honor 96-year-old WWII vet as Bronze Star hero A Sherman tank will be on full display on Sixth Avenue in Manhattan on Saturday morning to honor 96-year-old Clarence Smoyer, who is the country’s newest Bronze Star hero for his role as a gunner in a 1945 tank battle. His exploits were chronicled by...
05:33, 09/20/2019

Bus carrying singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashes, 1 dead A tour bus carrying members of the road crew for country singer Josh Turner plunged off a cliff in central California, killing one person and injuring seven others, authorities said Thursday....
05:33, 09/20/2019

Poland’s top filmmakers protest festival admission rules Academy Award-winning Pawel Pawlikowski and other top Polish filmmakers are demanding artistic independence for the nation’s most prestigious film festival after a politically charged movie was withdrawn...
05:33, 09/20/2019

Benefit concert to feature “Supergirl” co-stars, newlyweds “Supergirl” co-stars and real-life newlyweds Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood will join fellow performers Jane Lynch, Wayne Brady and Laurie Metcalf for a concert being livestreamed Saturday to benefit low-income migrants....
05:33, 09/20/2019

A Top Defector Says the U.S. Must Levy Tougher Sanctions on North Korea to Prevent a New Nuclear State The U.S. needs to wake up to the reality that its policy on North Korea is not working and quickly impose harsher sanctions if the world is going to avert the birth of a new nuclear state, a former North Korean diplomat says. Thae Yong-ho, one of the...
05:33, 09/20/2019

What's Your Weirdest Video Game Ritual? Do you have any bizarre rituals that you always perform in a video game, no matter what? This week on Kotaku Splitscreen, we discuss that question and much more....
05:33, 09/20/2019

Devil May Cry 2 Is Out On The Switch So Here's The Deal Devil May Cry games kick ass. The stylish and over-the-top antics of demon hunter Dante and his cohorts helped define the action game genre. This year’s Devil May Cry 5 made everything sleeker, sexier, and energetic. Dante’s had great games over the ...
05:33, 09/20/2019

Apple Arcade Is Mobile Gaming Without All The Bullshit Entering into the busiest video game season of the year, we didn’t exactly need Apple Arcade, nor did we really want it, given Apple’s mediocre stewardship of video games for the past decade. What a shock, then, that Apple Arcade is one of the best g...
05:33, 09/20/2019

Europe's China telecoms gear ban will cost $3.5 billion: report Replacing Chinese telecoms equipment will cost about $3.5 billion or $7.17 per subscriber for European telecom operators, a report by industry research firm Strand Consult showed on Friday....
06:00, 09/20/2019

US STOCKS-Wall Street futures rise on global stimulus efforts U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as China became the third country to trim interest rates in the past few days, raising hopes that major central banks stand ready to blunt the impact of a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war on global growth....
06:00, 09/20/2019

This free Windows 10 upgrade offer still works. Here's why -- and how to get it More than three years after Microsoft’s free upgrade offer officially ended, people are still reporting successful Windows 10 upgrades from older machines. Here’s the latest extremely unofficial report....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Powell's Subtle Messaging to Trump on Trade Fight Fed Chairman Jerome Powell’s press conference this week carried a subtle message for President Trump: If you’re worried about an economic slowdown, find a way to cool down the trade war....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Fed officials explain 'no' votes: Recession fears vs. bubble worries James Bullard said he dissented on this week's Fed decision to lower rates by a quarter point because he didn't think the cut was big enough....
06:00, 09/20/2019

DC floats Lamar-Mahomes as next Peyton-Brady Ravens defensive coordinator Don "Wink" Martindale is looking forward to Sunday's showdown between Lamar Jackson and Patrick Mahomes, saying it could be sports' next great rivalry, a la Tom Brady and Peyton Manning or Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier....
06:00, 09/20/2019

PM Modi, Mongolian President Unveil Lord Buddha Statue Via Video Link Amid the chanting of Buddhist prayers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Mongolian President Khaltmaagiin Battulga today jointly unveiled a statue of Lord Buddha at the Gandan Monastery in Mongolia via......
06:00, 09/20/2019

Centre Must Desist From Corporatisation Of Railway Units: Veerappa Moily Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily today hit out at the government over the proposed "corporatisation" of railway units, saying such a move would be "ill-advised" as they have been performing......
06:00, 09/20/2019

Indian Markets To Become "Much More Exciting" After Tax Cut: Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday said the Narendra Modi government was committed in making India a big manufacturing hub and the slashing of corporate tax rates would make the country's markets......
06:00, 09/20/2019

CBI Allowed To Probe Christian Michel In Tihar Jail In Chopper Scam Case A Delhi court on Friday allowed the CBI to interrogate Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper scam, in Tihar Central Jail where he is lodged....
06:00, 09/20/2019

"Shall Rehabilitate You Mentally": Babul Supriyo, Assaulted In University Those who manhandled Babul Supriyo at Kolkata's Jadavpur University on Thursday will be rehabilitated "mentally", the Union Minister tweeted today as a number of BJP leaders condemned the incident and......
06:00, 09/20/2019

Saka revels in dream Arsenal debut as young guns shine in Europe "Teenage forward Bukayo Saka said it was a \"dream come true\" to score his first Arsenal goal as he helped inspire them to a convincing 3-0 on Thursday."...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Power won't "play games" with Penske team-mates' IndyCar title bids One-time IndyCar champion Will Power says he "won't play games" and influence the title fight between his Penske team-mates Josef Newgarden and Simon Pagenaud, as well as Andretti's Alexander Rossi...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Happy 85th birthday, Sophia Loren! Italian actress Sophia Loren turns 85 on Sept. 20, 2019. She is the only one of the American Film Institute's 25 female greatest screen legends who is still alive.        ...
06:32, 09/20/2019

SailGP's 'wizards of Aus' fly high in million dollar final Whoever wins SailGP's inaugural $1 million prize, one thing is certain for Australian friends and rivals Tom Slingsby and Nathan Outteridge, they've agreed to stand each other a drink....
06:32, 09/20/2019

'A strike for the little guy': auto workers hope a deal will change the industry In their first strike in over a decade, union members are prepared to settle in for the long haul: ‘If we win, everyone wins’“This is a strike for the little guy,” D’Andre Jackson said, as he held a banner that read “UAW ON STRIKE” outside General Mo...
06:32, 09/20/2019

Stars that eat planets can start spinning so fast they rip apart When a star engulfs a planet it can end up spinning so fast that it rips apart. The resulting debris could help us learn about exoplanets that were consumed...
06:32, 09/20/2019

Inside Area 51 Raid That Morphed Into Pre-Dawn Celebration At Secret Base A call to "storm" the secretive U.S. military base in the Nevada desert known as Area 51 attracted several dozen revelers to a heavily guarded entrance early Friday, but most did not attempt to enter......
07:35, 09/20/2019

Two Dead, 7 Injured In Shooting On Streets Of Washington, D.C.: Police Two shootings in Washington, D.C. left two people dead and seven injured late on Thursday, reports by police and several media outlets said, as authorities on Friday hunted for a pair of suspects from......
07:35, 09/20/2019

Humidity meets hedonism during Asia's most punishing F1 race Imagine driving at speeds so fast that it feels like a 45 kilogram dumbbell is pressing against your head, and you're wearing so much heavy gear that you're quickly drenched in sweat....
07:35, 09/20/2019

Funny or Die Finds New Life in the Streaming Era The company, which began as a comedy website, has branched out to podcasts and feature films, including “Between Two Ferns: The Movie,” which debuts on Netflix on Friday....
07:35, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio ends his campaign for president "I feel like I've contributed all I can to this primary election," he told MSNBC's "Morning Joe." "And it's clearly not my time. So I'm going to end my presidential campaign."...
07:35, 09/20/2019

Physics shows criminals are more likely to find accomplices in big cities Why do big cities generate disproportionately large amounts of crime? A new mathematical model helped scientists show that it is easier for criminals to partner-up in major metropolitan areas....
07:36, 09/20/2019

Citroen SpaceTourer receives new drivetrain option News 20 Sep, 2019 The Citroen SpaceTourer’s least powerful 2.0-litre diesel engine can now be specced with an eight-speed automatic gearbox...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Tesla Model S “Plaid” posts preliminary 7.20s Nurburgring lap time News 20 Sep, 2019 Tesla claims a Model S mule, fitted with its latest “Plaid” powertrain, can achieve a seven-minute 20-second Nurburgring lap time...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Volkswagen Golf gains three plush run-out editions News 19 Sep, 2019 VW has launched Match Edition, GT Edition and R-Line Edition versions of the current Golf, ahead of the Mk8 model’s arrival next year...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Vision Mercedes Simplex concept is a retro go-kart of the future News 19 Sep, 2019 Mercedes has unwrapped its latest design exercise – a two-seat, open wheel concept, which blends yesteryear styling with modern technology...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Adam Gase hasn’t lost cool despite Jets losing games Adam Gase could have snapped. Who would blame him if he did? The Jets head coach could have looked like a dead coach walking as he stood before his players last week and explained to them that their franchise quarterback, Sam Darnold, was going to be...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Giants CB DeAndre Baker focuses on challenging receivers DeAndre Baker insists his confidence has not been lacking, even if his coverage has been. The Giants’ rookie cornerback has taken his licks through the first two games of the season and is allowing opposing quarterbacks to record a perfect 158.3 pass...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Pregnant bride dies after suffering stroke moments before wedding, baby saved The 30-year-old nurse, was six months pregnant and apparently healthy when she fell ill in the limo on the way to the church last Sunday in São Paulo....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Centre Investing LIC Money In Loss-Making Firms: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today alleged that the Modi government was "shattering" people's trust in LIC by investing the state-run insurance firm's money in loss-making companies....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Trump welcomes Australia's PM, cementing strong trade, security ties U.S. President Donald Trump welcomed Australia's prime minister on Friday for only the second state visit of his administration, signaling the close bond between the two allies as Washington takes on Beijing and Tehran....
08:16, 09/20/2019

U.N. urged by own staff to look at its climate footprint More than 1,000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomatic perks like business-class flights and travel handouts, a letter obtained by Reuters showed....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Fighting climate change, one quip at a time For thousands of student protesters around the world, the fate of the planet is a serious business, but some couldn't resist a bit of fun to press home the point to judge from their placards....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Trump says U.S. has sanctioned Iran's central bank The United States has imposed sanctions on Iran's central bank, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Friday, nearly a week after attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia that some U.S. officials have pinned on Tehran....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Harry Winks and Nico Rosberg join Alex Thomson for HUGO BOSS boat launch ahead of Vendée Globe challenge Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks and former Formula One champion Nico Rosberg joined sailing star Alex Thomson at the launch of his new boat ahead of his gruelling Vendée Globe campaign next year....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Awkward! Watch Gareth Bale in tense exchange with Raphael Varane before Real Madrid's loss at PSG Gareth Bale was at the centre of a tense incident ahead of Real Madrid's 3-0 defeat to Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday night which appears to give some insight into his current situation at the Spanish side....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy: Refinancing of debt will have no impact on our transfer ambitions Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has insisted there will be no impact on the club's transfer activity after refinancing the £637million debt on their new stadium....
08:48, 09/20/2019

How will Crystal Palace line up against Wolves? James McArthur set to return Crystal Palace's bright start to the season was brought firmly to a halt at Tottenham last weekend, but manager Roy Hodgson is never one to rip up his plans when things go awry....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Kiribati cuts diplomatic ties with Taiwan, second Pacific island nation in a week The Pacific island nation of Kiribati cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan on Friday, becoming the second country to do so this week and strengthening Beijing's hand....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Gail Simmons on Setting Boundaries with Your Money and Time Gail Simmons, the cookbook author and “Top Chef” judge tells host Veronica Dagher in WSJ’s “Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast,” she generally doesn’t invest in people she knows really well....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Japan's Mitsubishi Says Rogue Oil Trader Lost $320 Million Japan’s Mitsubishi said a subsidiary has lost about $320 million on energy derivatives, after a rogue employee in Singapore entered into secret unauthorized trades and then lost money as crude prices fell....
08:48, 09/20/2019

The Unexpected Consequences of Being Too Optimistic About Growth In a slow economy, investors appear to be setting a high bar for improvements in corporate earnings. Bad things can happen when companies try to hit unrealistic targets....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Old Friendships, New Costumes and Timeless Royal Fever on the Set of the Downton Abbey Movie The day on which the royal visit is being filmed is the perfect day to drop in on the set of a movie that hinges entirely on said visit. On this particular October afternoon in Hampshire, southern England, Highclere Castle—the grand country hou...
08:48, 09/20/2019

You Should Wait to Upgrade to iOS 13 We normally say it’s probably a good idea to update to the latest version of iOS whenever possible—for the extra features you get to play with, the potentially improved performance, and any bug patches or security fixes you might get. Though iOS 13 j...
08:48, 09/20/2019

I.R.S. Offers Deal to Small Insurance Companies Under Scrutiny The offer pertains to captive insurance, a way to insure against risks not covered by traditional means. But it has created an incentive for tax avoidance....
09:16, 09/20/2019

Trump whistleblower complaint: focus shifts to Ukraine amid Giuliani claims Speculation over reported promise to foreign leader mounts as Giuliani seems to admit to pressing Ukraine to investigate BidenSpeculation in Washington is at fever pitch over the reports that Donald Trump’s promise to a foreign leader so troubled a U...
09:16, 09/20/2019

'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

Trump is a walking, talking national security liability | Michael H Fuchs A toddler leads the most powerful country in the world. And when he fixates on a national security problem, you can be sure it will get worseAs the Trump administration cycles through officials and policies at a whiplash-inducing speed, the one const...
09:16, 09/20/2019

It’s no surprise that a woman was the first to swim the Channel four times | Alexandra Heminsley Sarah Thomas’s incredible feat points to a uniquely female resilience – and the healing capacity of wild swimmingOn Tuesday morning, 37-year-old Sarah Thomas from Colorado, US, became the first person to swim the Channel four times without stopping. ...
09:16, 09/20/2019

'We've come so far': how black quarterbacks defied a racist past to become the NFL's future As the NFL celebrates its centennial season, a rising vanguard of African American quarterbacks is shattering stereotypes at a position once considered off-limits to black playersFrom his seat at M&T Bank Stadium during last weekend’s NFL game betwee...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Reconstructing a killing: exhibit challenges police narrative of Chicago man's death New art exhibit uncovers what appear to be missteps by police that led to shooting of Harith AugustusIn the video that Chicago police released to calm outrage over another killing of a black man by a white police officer, Harith Augustus appears to b...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Argentina police arrest gang accused of smuggling cocaine in plastic penises Police say they seized the cocaine-loaded penises at the home of a couple who managed a Peruvian restaurantPolice in Argentina have arrested members of a gang of drug dealers accused of smuggling cocaine hidden inside plastic penises.The cocaine-load...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong protests: tech war opens up with doxxing of protesters and police Campaigns to expose personal details of those on both sides of protests skyrocket, with nearly 1,000 cases being investigatedHong Kong has seen an unprecedented wave of doxxing – the malicious spread of private information online – since anti-governm...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Nigerian army orders closure of aid agency for 'aiding terrorism' Action Against Hunger urges authorities to allow ‘life-saving’ work to continue after sanction imposed without ‘notice or explanation’ The Nigerian army has ordered Action Against Hunger to close its main office in Maiduguri, in Nigeria’s north-easte...
09:16, 09/20/2019

iOS 13: The Ars Technica review Enlarge / iOS 13 on an iPhone 11 Pro. (credit: Samuel Axon) Last year, Apple set users’ expectations with iOS 12, saying it would be focused on improving performance and fixing bugs and stability issues instead of adding a bunch of new features. An...
09:17, 09/20/2019

The best signs from the Global Climate Strike Hundreds of thousands of protesters joined Global Climate Strike. Here are some of the best signs from the rallies.        ...
09:17, 09/20/2019

Elton and the Jet - 'Rocketman' crew recall meeting Elton John "Rocketman" director Dexter Fletcher and music producer Giles Martin talk about being flown to Las Vegas for a "whirlwind" lunch with Sir Elton John. (Sept. 20)        ...
09:17, 09/20/2019

'They're forming like roaches.' The 6 tropical storms whirling at once have tied a record It's hurricane season, but this is ridiculous. The six storms whirling this week in the Atlantic and Pacific set a record, forecasters reported.        ...
09:17, 09/20/2019

'Teetering on a public health crisis.' New Title X policy forces Ohio Planned Parenthood clinics to close A new Trump administration policy that blocks Title X grantees from referring patients to abortion providers has left Planned Parenthood struggling to find funding        ...
09:17, 09/20/2019

AP Top Stories September 20 Trump and Congress locked in whistle-blower dispute; Trudeau again addresses racial controversy; Flooding in Texas; more.        ...
09:17, 09/20/2019

Vivo V17 Pro vs Oppo Reno 2Z vs Redmi K20 Pro Vivo V17 Pro price in India is set at Rs. 29,990 for the lone 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, while Oppo Reno 2Z price in India is set at Rs. 29,990 for the sole 8GB RAM + 256GB storage option and......
09:18, 09/20/2019

iPhone 11 Series Hits Stores in China to No Crowds Apple's latest iPhone 11 range hit stores in China on Friday, with short queues of die-hard fans contrasting with the hundreds who camped out ahead of some previous launches....
09:18, 09/20/2019

Jose Mourinho rules out Real Madrid return while 'they have a coach' as pressure mounts on Zinedine Zidane Jose Mourinho has played down talk of a possible return to Real Madrid, for now at least, because Los Blancos currently have a coach in Zinedine Zidane....
09:18, 09/20/2019

US and Canada have lost three billion birds since 1970 More than one in four birds have been lost across diverse groups and habitats, in what researchers describe as a ‘wake-up call’The US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds – a total of three billion – since 1970, culminating in what scient...
09:19, 09/20/2019

New windfarms will not cost billpayers after subsidies hit record low Cost of supporting offshore turbines drops to less than market price for electricityThe UK’s next wave of offshore windfarms will generate clean electricity at no extra cost to consumers after record low-subsidy deals fell below the market price for ...
09:19, 09/20/2019

8 Must-See Moments From Rihanna's Savage X Fenty Show "Technically, it's a fashion show, but Rihanna doesn't do anything that's already out there so it's elevating that concept." And elevate it she did. Such was how......
10:00, 09/20/2019

Chris Brown Is Thirsting Over Rihanna's Sexy Lingerie Photo Chris Brown is raising eyebrows with his recent social media activity. The "No Guidance" singer has sparked a bit of a social media frenzy after leaving a series of comments on......
10:00, 09/20/2019

Botched Season 6 Gets a Premiere Date & Mind-Boggling New Promo You Won't Be Able to Unsee Can't look away? The Botched doctors can't either. "I've never seen that before," notes Dr. Terry Dubrow in this very memorable promo clip from the transformation......
10:00, 09/20/2019

Beyoncé Shares Intimate Photos of Jay-Z and Her Kids as She Says Goodbye to 37 Beyonce is saying goodbye to year 37. The singer, who turned 38 years old earlier this month, looked back on her past year in a heartfelt noted posted to her website on......
10:00, 09/20/2019

Carson Daly's Wife Siri Is Pregnant With Fourth Child Carson Daly's "Pop Start" segment on Today had a little bump in excitement this Friday. While reading off the morning's must-know entertainment news, the host revealed he......
10:00, 09/20/2019

Why Bachelor in Paradise's Demi Burnett Is Worried About Chris Bukowski and Katie Morton Bachelor in Paradise season six is officially over. While viewers watched three couples walk away engaged, Demi Burnett has concerns about one pair's future. The reality star......
10:00, 09/20/2019

As Narendra Modi Heads to U.S., Controversy Follows Him Activists urged the Gates Foundation not to recognize India’s prime minister with a prestigious award. They accuse him of leading India into “deadly chaos.”...
10:01, 09/20/2019

David Cameron Is Sorry. Really, Really Sorry. The former British prime minister, David Cameron, a self-described “doubter and worrier and niggler,” is sorry about a lot of things, but most of all about Brexit....
10:01, 09/20/2019

North Korean Envoy Hails Bolton’s Ouster and Trump’s Talk of a New Approach Kim Myong-gil praised the U.S. president’s “wise political decision” to take a fresh tack in nuclear talks after dismissing his national security adviser....
10:01, 09/20/2019

Husband misreads markings on wife's BLT with CHeese sandwich Robert Wilson Barnes bought a sandwich at a Jimmy John’s restaurant recently for himself and his s wife and just before they were about to dig in, he noticed black writing on the wrapper: 'B**CH." ...
10:01, 09/20/2019

Fed's Rosengren Says Cutting Rates Now Boosts Risk of Instability Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren said cutting rates now may boost the risk of financial instability, which in turn could make the next downturn more severe when it comes....
10:01, 09/20/2019

Europe's China telecoms gear ban would cost industry $3.5 billion: report Replacing Chinese telecoms equipment would cost European telecom operators about $3.5 billion, a report by industry research firm Strand Consult predicted on Friday, far lower than the figure a lobby group came up with....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Ramp walks, dancing: Indian watchdog clamps down on flight crew TikTok videos India's aviation regulator has told airlines to crack down on the behavior of flight crew after several videos on popular Chinese video app TikTok showed crew members singing and dancing while on duty, a senior official told Reuters....
10:32, 09/20/2019

7 Moments From F.R.I.E.N.D.S That Will Always Be There For You Twenty-five years ago, on September 22, 1994, the first episode of F.R.I.E.N.D.S aired. Here are seven unforgettable moments from the show that every fan loves to watch over and over again....
10:32, 09/20/2019

N.F.L. Week 3 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread The Ravens will try to prove themselves against the Chiefs, the Rams will try to win in Cleveland and the Cowboys and Patriots will try to stay awake in likely blowouts....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Judge tells German politician to put up with derogatory online comments A court decision that degrading, misogynistic online posts targeting a Greens lawmaker were "allowable" has met with widespread outrage. Renate Künast called the ruling a "catastrophic signal."...
10:32, 09/20/2019

Conspiracies are 'always theories of power' Whether it's Area 51, the moon landing or the 9/11 attacks, it feels like a disproportionate amount of conspiracy theories have something to do with the US. Expert Michael Butter says that's not quite true....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Saudi blogger Raif Badawi goes on prison hunger strike Saudi dissident Raif Badawi has started a hunger strike as the conditions of his imprisonment have reportedly worsened. On Friday, Ensaf Haidar spoke with DW about her husband's situation....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Young entrepreneurs in Palestine: Business without borders Wall, fences and checkpoints have become a way of life in the West Bank. But now innovative startups are overcoming borders and connecting people throughout the area with the help of digitization....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Fewer German women are taking the pill A survey published on Thursday showed that fewer German women were taking the birth control pill than before, with condoms becoming more popular. The pill has been associated with health risks in recent years....
10:32, 09/20/2019

New York Mayor de Blasio ends 2020 presidential bid New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio dropped out of the 2020 presidential campaign on Friday, ending a campaign he waged in the shadow of better-known progressive candidates....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Trump administration to sign asylum agreement with El Salvador The Trump administration will announce Friday that the U.S. intends to sign an "asylum cooperative agreement" with El Salvador, a senior Department of Homeland Security official confirmed to Fox News -- the latest in a rapid-fire series of moves by t...
10:32, 09/20/2019

Taxes are the least of Elizabeth Warren's 'Medicare for All' problems Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has been given more than one opportunity over the past two weeks to clarify her response to a key question about her "Medicare for All" plan… and she's fumbled it each time, writes Jake Novak....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook surprises customers at reopening of Fifth Avenue store Apple diehards who lined up outside the revamped Fifth Avenue Apple Store for the iPhone 11 launch got more than they bargained for when chief executive Tim Cook stopped by for a surprise appearance. The CEO flew in from the company’s Cupertino, Cali...
10:32, 09/20/2019

More Than 200 Young Climate Strikers "Drop Dead" At Thai Ministry More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with......
10:32, 09/20/2019

Whistle-Blower Complaint Is Said to Involve Trump and Ukraine The complaint, from a member of the intelligence community, remained opaque but involved at least one of the president’s communications with a foreign leader....
12:00, 09/20/2019

Program to Prevent Veterans Suicide Earns Bipartisan Support More than 6,000 veterans took their own lives each year between 2008 and 2017, and roughly 20 a day since 2014, according to statistics released Friday....
12:00, 09/20/2019

Ukraine Pressured on U.S. Political Investigations Pressure on the Ukrainian government by President Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudolph W. Giuliani, has been an open secret in Kiev, the Ukrainian capital, for months....
12:00, 09/20/2019

Bill Belichick Did Not Want To Talk About Antonio Brown, Okay? Friday press conferences for NFL head coaches tend to be fast affairs. A lot of the regular beat reporters typically take the day off, and most of the salient questions usually get asked earlier in the week. Bill Belichick’s presser today—the day aft...
12:01, 09/20/2019

Mets vs. Reds: This won’t be Jacob deGrom’s night Justin Trudeau, Canadian Prime Minister and multi-talented teacher, snowboarder and makeup artist, will soon be releasing his cover of the Beatles classic, “I Should Have Known Better.” Amazin’, no? That the Mets are still in the hunt? Their playoff ...
12:01, 09/20/2019

Fire-damaged rooster from Notre-Dame's spire goes on display A battered copper rooster that used to sit atop the spire of Notre-Dame Cathedral is to go on public display more than five months after the massive fire that almost burnt the iconic building to the ground....
12:01, 09/20/2019

|WorldBankintalkswithNigeriaforfreshR37bnloan The World Bank and Nigeria are in talks for as much as $2.5bn (R37bn) in a new tranche of concessionary lending to Africa’s most populous country, Vice President for Africa Hafez Ghanem said....
12:03, 09/20/2019

Diyanet: The Turkish religious authority that makes millions Turkey's highest religious authority brings in huge profits, say analysts. But as a historic brewery in Istanbul faces demolition for a dormitory, critics argue that such profiteering is not in line with Islam....
12:05, 09/20/2019

Rafale Jet To Be Handed Over To India On Dussehra: Report The Indian Air Force (IAF) received the first multi-role combat aircraft Rafale from its manufacturer Dassault Aviation in France on Thursday, defence sources said on Friday....
13:01, 09/20/2019

Punjab Firm's Assets Worth Rs 234 Crore Attached By Probe Agency Assets worth over Rs 234 crore of a Punjab-based company and its promoters have been attached in connection with a money laundering case linked to an alleged loan fraud at the Punjab National Bank......
13:01, 09/20/2019

Trump Calls China a ‘Threat to the World’ as Trade Talks Approach The president says he will not accept an interim trade deal and accused China of building up its military with funds earned through unfair trade practices....
13:01, 09/20/2019

Secret F.B.I. Subpoenas Scoop Up Personal Data From Scores of Companies The practice, which the bureau says is vital to counterterrorism efforts, casts a much wider net than previously disclosed, newly released documents show....
13:01, 09/20/2019

Fed Officials Explain Dissents From Rate Cut Two Federal Reserve officials explained why they opposed this week’s interest-rate cut, and a third defended the move, as central bankers remained split amid an uncertain outlook for the economy....
13:02, 09/20/2019

Twitter Suspends Former Saudi Official Linked to Khashoggi Killing The social-media company revealed a fresh round of account suspensions, including one used by a former top Saudi official, as Twitter continued its efforts to curb coordinated disinformation on its platform....
13:02, 09/20/2019

Pant Possesses Immense Talent, We Need To Be Patient With Him: Prasad MSK Prasad said the selection committee is keeping an eye on the likes of Ishan Kishan, Sanju Samson and a few others as backup wicket-keepers to take the workload off Rishabh Pant....
13:03, 09/20/2019

Master the Chunky-Chain Necklace Trend As actress and model Marisa Berenson illustrated in 1969, weighty gold chains can make an impressive statement, especially when layered. Jewelry brands including Hermès are tackling the style....
13:03, 09/20/2019

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel dismisses concerns over mental state as errors begin to pile up Sebastian Vettel has hit back at suggestions mental demons are to blame for the Formula One four-time world champion's slump this season ahead of Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix....
13:03, 09/20/2019

Walmart Bans e-Cigs, Continues to Sell Things That Definitely Kill People At Walmart, you can buy alcohol, guns, and regular old tobacco. But as of today, you won’t find the mega-retailer stocking e-cigarettes on its shelves.Read more......
13:05, 09/20/2019

The World Is Installing a Ton of Renewables, but Coal Could Screw Things Up The International Energy Agency (IEA) expects the capacity for renewable energy to grow by almost 12 percent this year. Gotta love us some solar and wind energy! The problem is, the world is still having a dirty love affair with coal.Read more......
13:05, 09/20/2019

We're at the New York Climate Strike Today is one of those history book moments. An unprecedented youth-led coalition is in the midst of a global climate strike, telling global leaders that the time for climate talk is over. The teens are mad as hell, and they’re telling the world the t...
13:05, 09/20/2019

Heavy rain early next week TUCSON – Most stay dry today but as early as tomorrow night, moisture will begin to spread northward into the far Southwest from Hurricane Lorena. Widespread heavy rainfall by early next week! Today: Dry, sunny and warm. High: 96° Tonight: Mos...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Annual “Cooking with the Stars” event to benefit Easterseals Blake Foundation TUCSON – The Annual “Cooking with the Stars” event benefiting the Easterseals Blake Foundation was held on Thursday, September 19. The event invited eighteen celebrities to cook up meals at Mr. An’s with proceeds going to help...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Sandy Hook mom teaching skills to create a safer classroom TUCSON – The mother of a child who was killed during the Sandy Hook Massacre was in Tucson on Thursday. Scarlett Lewis spoke about her non-profit charitable organization “The Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement.” Lewis founded the move...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Tucson youth football team mourns the loss of beloved cheerleader TUCSON – A 7-year-old girl has passed away after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday evening on the southwest side. Pima County Sheriff’s Department responded to reports of a traffic collision at the intersection of Valencia Road and Camino de ...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Digging Deeper: Cartels look to saints of the underworld for protection TUCSON – It’s a world filled with violence and criminal activity. The drug cartels operate in both the U.S. and Mexico. Some look to the underworld saints for protection. A former U.S. Marshal and narcotics officer now travels the country...
13:32, 09/20/2019

World’s first ‘Vagina Museum’ set to open in London London already has the British Museum, but it’s about to get another hallowed cultural institution — The Vagina Museum. The new exhibit hall, which is the first in the world dedicated to women’s genitalia, is set to open in a temporary sp...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Exclusive: Fitbit considers whether it should explore a sale - sources Wearable device maker Fitbit Inc has been in talks with an investment bank about the possibility of exploring a sale amid challenges in successfully pivoting from fitness trackers to smartwatches, people familiar with the matter said on Friday....
13:32, 09/20/2019

Facebook suspends tens of thousands of apps in response to Cambridge Analytica row Facebook Inc said on Friday it has suspended tens of thousands of apps on the social networking platform, as part of the company's ongoing app developer investigation it began in March 2018 in response to the Cambridge Analytica row....
13:32, 09/20/2019

Facebook's Zuckerberg pledges cooperation with U.S. antitrust probe: congressman Congressman David Cicilline, chair of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel, said on Friday that Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg pledged cooperation with the panel's probe into online markets during a meeting on Capitol Hill....
13:32, 09/20/2019

'I'm done': Bill Belichick shuts down presser over Antonio Brown questions Patriots coach cuts presser short amid repeated Brown queriesBrown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekSecond accuser comes forward with sexual misconduct claimsNike has cut ties with Antonio Brown and New England Patriots coach ...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Tottenham refinance £637m stadium debt but purse strings will not loosen • ‘It will have no bearing on how we run the club,’ says Daniel Levy• Chairman defends his policy and says there is no quick fixDaniel Levy has insisted he will continue to run Tottenham on the balanced and relatively frugal business plan that has ch...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Death of Blue Girl shines light on women's rights in Iran The Open Stadiums movement in Iran is hoping its work to improve women’s rights in Iran will mean the death of Sahar Khodayari, nicknamed Blue Girl, will not be in vain.On September 9, Iranian football fan Sahar Khodayari, nicknamed Blue Girl, died i...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Premier League team news, injury updates and more - as it happened News, previews and Friday press conference updates before the sixth week of action in the 2019-20 Premier League 5.49pm BST And finally, I’ll leave you with a piece from Barney Ronay about Eden Hazard and Real Madrid. Thanks for reading everyone. Rel...
13:32, 09/20/2019

Eddie Jones says England are ready for 'rollercoaster' Rugby World Cup ride – video Eddie Jones says that his England side are ready for whatever the World Cup throws at them in Japan. The head coach insists he has not seen his side in better physical shape than before their opening game against Tonga on Sunday. The Rugby World Cup ...
13:32, 09/20/2019

U.S. State Dept's top arms control official leaving post U.S. Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Andrea Thompson is leaving her post, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday....
14:16, 09/20/2019

Political battle escalates over whistleblower complaint about Trump A political battle over a classified whistleblower complaint about U.S. President Donald Trump escalated on Friday, with Democrats warning of a national security threat and Republicans turning it into an attack on Joe Biden, one of Trump's chief poli...
14:16, 09/20/2019

Explainer: How might the Trump whistleblower mystery unfold? U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is in a standoff with leaders of the Democratic-controlled U.S. House of Representatives over a whistleblower complaint from within the intelligence community....
14:16, 09/20/2019

'Veep,' 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' stars confirmed as Emmy Award presenters The casts of the comedy "Veep" and the docu-series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" have been announced as presenters for Sunday's Emmy Awards gala in Los Angeles....
14:17, 09/20/2019

Germany agrees 'art of the possible' climate action plan without blowing budget Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition agreed a package of budget-neutral measures on Friday to protect the climate and restore its green credentials, but drew criticism from environmental groups which had hoped it would go further....
14:17, 09/20/2019

East Texas refineries shut key units, cut production after Imelda East Texas refineries shut key units and cut production after Tropical Storm Imelda brought days of heavy rain over the region, rivaling the inundation from 2017's Hurricane Harvey....
14:17, 09/20/2019

UK hits back at Brussels over leaked memo on backstop issues A leaked European Commission memo has said the latest draft proposals for a new Brexit deal "fall short of satisfying all the objectives of the Irish backstop"....
14:18, 09/20/2019

Cameron says he doesn't want to make Queen row 'worse' David Cameron has told Sky News he does not want to further inflame a row over him trying to get the Queen's support in the run up to the Scottish independence referendum. ...
14:18, 09/20/2019