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The maddening promise of Diamond DeShields

She has a dazzling first name, a famous last name, otherworldly talent and a head-scratching résumé. Diamond DeShields' career is full of unanswered questions. The biggest one: Can she be the greatest player in the game?...

The maddening promise of Diamond DeShields

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DeShields, Vandersloot lead Sky past Mercury 82-75 CHICAGO (AP) — Diamond DeShields scored 25 points, Courtney Vandersloot added 17 with eight assists and the Chicago Sky held off the Phoenix Mercury 82-75 on Tuesday night. Chicago (3-2) led 43-41 at the half before DeShields had four of the six 3-po...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Maddening Mets’ loss sparked by unlikely source CHICAGO — The Mets’ best reliever this season wilted in a crucial spot Sunday, flushing the Mets’ dreams of a rare road-series victory along with it. Seth Lugo watched Javier Baez blast a slider into the right-field bleachers in the eighth inning at ...
17:00, 06/23/2019

DeShields robs homer, Jurado pitches Rangers past Angels 3-0 Delino DeShields reached over the center field fence to make a spectacular homer-stealing catch in the Texas Rangers' 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Angels       ...
01:00, 08/29/2019

Pricey 2020 Range Rover Evoque SUV nails the look and feel, but has maddening oversight The 2020 Range Rover Evoque SUV is a masterclass in the meaning and value of a strong brand. People will happily pay a premium from the luxury SUV.       ...
03:48, 08/09/2019

First an E-ZPass, Then the Diamond Ring Millicent Cooley was resigned to being single, but her attitude changed after meeting Anthony Duncan, a professional juggler. Their romance soon hit the road....
10:00, 07/19/2019

A Star Diamond Student Speaks Guide Vadim Pokhlebkin calls Paul Hotke “One of the star students” of the Diamond method. Paul took the Dick Diamond "Trade Small, Win Often" course February-May. Hotke is an articulate guy -- he owns his own CPA business and trades part-...
17:32, 05/31/2019

Diamond District robbers tried to get away in a cab, sources say The armed robbers who stole an estimated $4 million in jewelry from a store in Manhattan’s Diamond District tried to get away in a taxi – but several cabbies refused to stop for them, law enforcement sources said Tuesday. Detectives learn...
18:32, 08/27/2019

GB athletes shine once again in Diamond League "Dina Asher-Smith, Laura Muir and Andrew Pozzi led the way for Great Britain\u0027s athletes as they ensured yet another successful Diamond League night with three second-place finishes in Rome."...
04:32, 06/07/2019

A Galaxy Brain Diamond & Silk Take Bright and early Thursday morning, before the start of a House Judiciary Committee hearing made incredibly short by Attorney General William Barr not showing up, Tennessee Democrat Rep. Steve Cohen brought in a bucket of Kentucky Fried Chicken and re...
09:48, 05/03/2019

Costco sold someone a $400,000 diamond ring Warehouse retailer Costco said during its latest quarter ended May 12 it got a sales boost thanks to a customer purchasing one of its rings for $400,000....
11:48, 05/31/2019

Mine versus lab: how green is your diamond? Mined diamonds are less carbon-intensive than man-made, but their producers should use more green energy, according to a study commissioned by the natural diamond industry, highlighting tensions between the mined and lab-grown sectors....
07:48, 05/02/2019

Brexit too complicated for referendum, says Jared Diamond Why did Britain not look to other countries for examples of best practice, asks expertBrexit was too complex to be decided by referendum and should have been left in the hands of elected representatives, not voters, Jared Diamond has said.Speaking at...
10:16, 06/01/2019

NYPD has identified 2 possible Diamond District thieves Two of the three bandits wanted for pulling off a brazen $4 million jewelry heist in Manhattan’s Diamond District are known to the NYPD — and investigators believe they’ve ID’ed them through facial recognition technology, police sources t...
14:00, 08/28/2019

Cops name two bandits in $4M Diamond District heist Cops released the names Tuesday of two of the three bandits who they say stuck up a Diamond District jewelry store in a brazen, broad-daylight heist. Jaysean Sutton, 39, and Pedro Davila, 27, were being hunted by police in connection with the $4 mill...
12:32, 09/10/2019

Brees awarded $6M in diamond fraud lawsuit A jury has awarded more than $6 million to Saints quarterback Drew Brees in a lawsuit that claimed a San Diego County jeweler sold him overpriced diamonds....
04:00, 06/22/2019

Scientists teleport information inside a diamond Scientists have successfully teleported quantum information inside a diamond. The breakthrough could provide a boost to quantum computing technologies....
09:32, 06/28/2019

Diamond-encrusted AirPods with a marble stand can be yours for $20,000 Surprisingly classy given their diamond-and-gold concept, these AirPods promise to light up your ears in multiple ways -- if you can afford them.Read More...
13:32, 07/18/2019

| No Semenya at Stockholm Diamond League after gender ruling Double Olympic champion Caster Semenya, who lost her appeal over a controversial gender ruling, will not race at this month's Diamond League meeting....
12:32, 05/16/2019

NFL QB Drew Brees awarded $6M in diamond fraud lawsuit New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees won more than $6 million in a San Diego court Friday over a lawsuit that claimed he had been sold overpriced diamonds from a jeweler more than a decade ago....
05:16, 06/22/2019

Can Neil Diamond break the Broadway bio-musical curse? Neil Diamond is putting his life story on the line. The singer-songwriter has signed up for the Broadway bio-musical treatment, meaning he’s following in the footsteps of previous disappointments such as Emilio & Gloria Estefan’s “O...
16:48, 07/02/2019

Arun Jaitley, PM's "Precious Diamond", Can't Be In Modi 2.0 Government Health seems to have paused, if not ended, a four-decade-long political career of Arun Jaitley -- regarded by some as Narendra Modi's original "Chanakya", his chief trouble-shooter since 2002 when the......
08:00, 05/29/2019

Sandvik created the world’s first 3D-printed diamond composite Ask most people what words they associate with diamonds, and they’ll say “proposal”, “love”, “down on one knee” or “three months’ salary”. But if you work in the mining indust...
11:16, 06/18/2019

‘GTA: Online’ opens the doors to The Diamond Casino & Resort The wait is over for GTA: Online's long-rumored "Vinewood Casino." The Diamond Casino & Resort opened its doors today. The "sprawling entertainment and luxury living complex" offers plenty to bet on, including roulette, blackjack and three c...
16:48, 07/23/2019

Stocks to Watch: Tyson, Cars.com, Diamond Offshore and Prudential Tyson, Cars.com, Prudential Financial, and Diamond Offshore Drilling are some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Monday’s session....
22:16, 08/05/2019

She Found 3.72 Carat Diamond While Watching Video On How To Find Diamonds A Texas woman on a visit to Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park found a 3.72 carat yellow diamond there - while watching a YouTube video on how to find diamonds....
02:00, 08/22/2019

Teacher finds 2.12-carat diamond in Arkansas state park A 36-year-old school teacher made a sparkling discovery when he found a diamond that weighed more than two carats at an Arkansas State Park. Josh Lanik, from Nebraska, was on a family vacation when he visited Crater of Diamonds State Park on July 24 ...
22:48, 07/29/2019

Woman finds 3.72-carat yellow diamond at Arkansas park A Texas woman found a 3.72-carat yellow diamond in a rock pile at the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas last week Miranda Hollingshead, of Bogata, was planning on picking up a transmission for her car on Aug. 16. But with her siblings in town...
14:32, 08/26/2019

Woman finds large diamond in California state park CALIFORNIA (NBC News) – An Arkansas woman named Miranda Hollingshead found a 3.72 carat diamond while at a state park known as Crater of Diamonds in California....
12:00, 08/25/2019

Wilson makes most of Semenya absence to win Diamond League 800m American Ajee Wilson made the most of the absence of Caster Semenya and Francine Niyonsaba to win the women's 800 meters in Friday's Diamond League meeting on a windy, wet evening in the Swedish capital. ...
18:16, 05/30/2019

Lou Diamond Phillips was ‘scared’ to fail in ‘La Bamba’ breakout role Lou Diamond Phillips wants to keep it real. The 57-year-old has long been drawn to playing true-life characters, whether it’s the doomed rock star Ritchie Valens of 1987’s “La Bamba” or, in the case of his latest film, an abusive stepfather. In “Ques...
18:48, 08/01/2019

Scientists teleported quantum data into the flawed heart of a diamond A team of scientists from Yokohama National University recently became the first researchers to teleport a photon into the vacuous space inside of a flaw within a diamond. In other words: physicists just invented quantum bling. Imagine seeing the lig...
16:32, 06/28/2019

Frenchman jailed for 5 years for Brussels airport diamond heist Marc Bertoldi has been found guilty in "one of the biggest" diamond heists in Belgium. In 2013, a team of armed men disguised as police officers stole diamonds worth €37 million from a plane about to take off....
14:48, 06/27/2019

Athletics: Taylor fears for triple jump as Diamond League changes As athletics' Diamond League prepares to create a trimmer look for 2020, Christian Taylor worries about the future of the event in which he has won five gold medals....
22:48, 07/18/2019

Jury awards $6M in Drew Brees diamond-fraud lawsuit SAN DIEGO (AP) — A jury has awarded more than $6 million to New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees in a lawsuit that claimed a San Diego County jeweler sold him over-priced diamonds. The San Diego Union-Tribune says a Superior Court jury made the ...
21:32, 06/21/2019

Alexa Chung Is A “Diamond In The Ruffle” At London’s Chopard Party Alexa Chung accepted Chopard’s invitation to the metaphorical ribbon cutting of its revamped London flagship boutique, and used the evening as an opportunity to wear a red carpet-worthy confection by another designer...
05:48, 06/18/2019

Rep. Steve King Trots Out Diamond and Silk in Legislative Announcement Rep. Steve King, the Iowa Republican deemed so racist by his own GOP that party leaders removed him from all the House committees on which he sat, has found a new cause: championing vets and homeless people in the name of two of Donald Trump’s most f...
20:48, 06/10/2019

Want to stop climate change? Jared Diamond says nations need therapy In his new book Upheaval, polymath Jared Diamond says nations need a special kind of therapy to solve big problems like climate change, Brexit and nuclear proliferation...
03:16, 06/08/2019

Is The Diamond Moving Or Still? Watch Mind-Boggling Optical Illusion A mind-bending optical illusion has gone viral on Twitter this week. Called the Perpetual Diamond, it features a purple diamond on a grey background....
04:48, 06/07/2019

Armed men tied up employees in ‘massive’ Diamond District heist The Wild West came to Midtown on Sunday when at least three armed bandits — one of whom wore what witnesses described as a cowboy hat — bound workers in a massive jewelry-store heist, according to police. The crooks coolly posed as customers at Avian...
19:32, 08/25/2019

Woman finds large diamond in Arkansas state park ARKANSAS (NBC News) – An Arkansas woman named Miranda Hollingshead found a 3.72 carat diamond while at a state park known as Crater of Diamonds in Arkansas....
20:00, 08/25/2019

BJP's Diamond Harbour Candidate Alleges Assault By Trinamool Workers Nilanjan Roy, the BJP's Lok Sabha election candidate from Diamond Harbour in West Bengal, was attacked by a group of men as he headed out to campaign on Saturday. Mr Roy, who was on an open top car,......
02:16, 05/05/2019

The moment armed thieves strike in Diamond District heist Dramatic new video of the brazen midday holdup of a jewelry store in Midtown’s Diamond District reveals the moment an armed trio takes workers hostage. The nearly half-minute of additional surveillance footage of the heist — released by c...
17:32, 08/26/2019

Russia's Alrosa seeks to brighten up its fluorescent diamond sales Russia's Alrosa is talking to several global jewelery retailers about jointly marketing the miner's jewelery brand that uses fluorescent diamonds, as it strives to create a new niche for the natural stones....
02:32, 09/09/2019

Diamond jewelry linked to Malaysian fund scandal to be handed to U.S. A $1.7 million diamond jewelry set, allegedly bought for the mother of fugitive Malaysian financier Low Taek Jho, will be handed over to the U.S. government, U.S. prosecutors said in a court filing....
00:16, 05/02/2019

How a dapper crook and his pals pulled off a $4M Diamond District heist Dramatic video released by the NYPD on Monday shows the moment a dapper robber pulled out a pistol during a $4 million heist in a Diamond District jewelry store that’s a favorite of rappers — and gang members, police sources said. The bandit, clad in...
21:32, 08/26/2019

Employees tied up in ‘massive’ New York Diamond District heist The Wild West came to Midtown on Sunday when at least three armed bandits — one of whom wore what witnesses described as a cowboy hat — bound workers in a massive jewelry-store heist, according to police....
04:00, 08/26/2019

Asher-Smith posts season's best to win 100m at Diamond League "Dina Asher-Smith posted a season\u0027s best time over 100m to beat Jamaica\u0027s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce at the Diamond League Final in Brussels on Friday."...
07:16, 09/07/2019

Supreme Court Dismisses Plea To Review Decision On Kohinoor Diamond The Supreme Court has given the legal burial to a case which had sought judicial intervention to reclaim the 108-carat Kohinoor diamond from the United Kingdom....
11:48, 04/29/2019

Sierra Leoneans sue government for alleged environmental failings at diamond mine Sierra Leoneans living next to the country's largest diamond mine are taking their government to West Africa's regional court for failing to protect them from alleged environmental lapses by the company that runs it, a subsidiary of Octea Limited...
08:00, 08/29/2019

Athletics-Wilson makes most of Semenya absence to win Diamond League 800m American Ajee Wilson made the most of the absence of Caster Semenya and Francine Niyonsaba to win the women's 800 meters in Thursday's Diamond League meeting on a windy, wet evening in the Swedish capital. ...
03:48, 05/31/2019

NYPD makes show of force in Diamond District days after $4M heist The NYPD made a massive show of force in Manhattan’s Diamond District on Tuesday afternoon – infuriating the owner of a store that was robbed of an estimated $4 million worth of jewelry two days earlier. A caravan of police vehicles pulle...
11:32, 08/27/2019

Rihanna Hosts 2019 Diamond Ball: See Cardi B and More Stars As They Arrive Rihanna's Diamond Ball is the place to be tonight in New York City. Now in its fifth year, the annual gala benefits the star's Clara Lionel Foundation, which she founded in 2012......
23:32, 09/12/2019

A vacationing teacher finds a 2.12-carat diamond at an Arkansas state park Teacher Josh Lanik was vacationing with his family when he found a brandy-colored gem at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas. Learn how he made the discovery....
13:16, 07/30/2019

Dicey online diamond deal costs Michigan couple thousands Consumers are out thousands of dollars after trying to buy diamonds online. A New York-based firm called Enchanted Diamonds filed for bankruptcy .       ...
12:00, 07/04/2019

Fake diamond alert: If yours are simulated or made in a lab, you can't call them mined Diamonds are mined and if they're lab-created or synthetic, you have to say as much, the FTC is warning jewelers.        ...
17:00, 05/28/2019

Woman finds 3.72-carat yellow diamond while learning how to find diamonds A Texas woman was sitting in the shade at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas, watching a YouTube video on how to find diamonds. Then she found one right where she was sitting....
23:00, 08/22/2019

Nanny reunited with lost diamond ring thanks to good Samaritan family A nanny who lost her diamond ring in a Tribeca playground has been reunited with the bling two days later thanks to a family of quick-thinking good Samaritans. Joyce Bermuda, 52, told The Post she was devastated when she realized three pricey bands &...
02:48, 07/25/2019

Rihanna Continues to Shine a Light on Global Activism With Her Diamond Ball The year is 2019, marking the fifth annual Diamond Ball hosted by Robyn “Rihanna” Fenty’s Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF). The CLF foundation was founded by Rihanna in 2012, in honor of her grandparents, Clara and Lionel Braithwaite....
18:00, 08/22/2019

Daisy Ridley's Diamond Ring Sparks Tom Bateman Engagement Rumors The galaxy might be a little brighter because of the rock on Daisy Ridley's finger. Fans are speculating that the Star Wars actress is engaged to her Murder on the Orient Express......
21:48, 06/07/2019

Rihanna Knows How to Throw a Party. One Successful Night at Her Diamond Ball Is Proof The ladies’ bathroom at Cipriani Wall Street in downtown Manhattan is a palatial marble space. But the stalls are small. Rihanna, in a black velvet gown with a dramatic trumpet-flared hem that stuck out several feet, didn’t seem bothered ...
17:32, 09/13/2019

Ohio dad builds baseball diamond in his backyard to help share his son’s love of the game (WKYC) On a normally quiet street in Brookfield, Ohio, Jason Kidd has become the talk of the town. “This is the best thing to happen to this neighborhood in a long time!” yelled a neighbor from his car as he passed by Kidd’s home. R...
01:16, 07/11/2019

Lauren Bushnell Is Engaged! All the Details on Her $80,000 Diamond Ring From Chris Lane Lauren Bushnell is more than a "Take Back Home Girl." She's about to be Chris Lane's wife! Earlier today, The Bachelor star and country music singer revealed on Instagram......
17:48, 06/18/2019

Throw the Most Obnoxious Bachelorette Party With This Giant Diamond Ring Pool Float Do you have countless bachelorette parties to attend this summer? Don’t go empty-handed- bring a giant inflatable diamond ring pool float. Whether you’re the Maid of Honor, a bridesmaid, or just a friend attending, you’ll be the #1 guest if you show ...
16:32, 05/09/2019

Rs 8 Crore Illegal Cash, Gold, Diamond Jewellery Found With Lottery Group Over Rs 8 crore of unaccounted cash along with unaccounted gold and diamond jewellery were found in searches at premises linked to a Coimbatore-based business group which handles lotteries run by some......
12:00, 05/04/2019

This teacher found a 2.12-carat diamond at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas Crater of Diamonds State Park lets you keep any diamond you find, and one man found a big one! Buzz60’s Keri Lumm reports.        ...
09:48, 07/31/2019

All the Details on Sarah Hyland's Massive Diamond Engagement Ring From Wells Adams Wells Adams put a ring on it! The former Bachelorette star shared the exciting news on Tuesday evening that he and Sarah Hyland are officially engaged. "I'll be Johnny, you be......
23:00, 07/16/2019

Video shows trio of robbers during brazen midday Diamond District heist New video shows a trio of armed robbers who held up a jewelry store in the heart of Manhattan’s Diamond District in a brazen stickup on Sunday afternoon. The 14-second footage from surveillance cameras inside Midtown’s Avianne and Co. sho...
05:32, 08/26/2019

Sierra Leone community's suit against diamond miner shows activist trend At the foot of a slag heap some 40 meters high, Adi Kalie Bangura showed the black welts that dot his arms and legs that he says are the result of drinking and bathing in water contaminated by Sierra Leone’s largest diamond mine....
01:48, 08/06/2019

Lucara finds largest uncut diamond in recent history in Botswana mine Lucara Diamond Corp has unearthed the largest uncut diamond in recent history in its Karowe mine in Botswana, the Canadian company said on Thursday, beating its own record discovery from November......
09:48, 04/28/2019

Blue Point wins Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot – live! Tips, news, results and updates from the final day of the meetingEmail Tony here or tweet @tonypaley 5.35pm BST And they’re off ... Younevercall is running wide and solo ... Black Corton leads the main field ... Younevercall has joined the bulk of ru...
09:48, 06/22/2019

Blake blasts back with 100m Diamond League win, eyes world champs Former world champion Yohan Blake of Jamaica edged Britain's Adam Gemili in a photo-finish to win the 100 meters at the Birmingham Diamond League meeting on Sunday....
14:00, 08/18/2019

Trump Sock Puppets Diamond and Silk Come for Steve Cohen: 'He's Racially Insensitive' While the rest of the world was thoroughly amused at Rep. Steve Cohen’s decision to mock Attorney General William Barr’s no call, no show at the House Judiciary Committee on Thursday, Fox News hand puppets Diamond and Silk—professionally known as Shu...
10:00, 05/03/2019

Beastie Boys Adam Horovitz and Mike Diamond reminisce about life since 'Paul's Boutique' They'd like to make clear the Beastie Boys are over as a musical group following the death of Adam Yauch (known as MCA to Beastie fans) from cancer in 2012, but Mike Diamond (Mike D) and Adam Horovitz (Ad-Rock) are still collaborating....
14:48, 07/25/2019

Celine Dion wears blue diamond necklace from 'Titanic' at Paris Fashion Week Celine Dion is continuing her winning streak at Paris Fashion Week. In an appearance in the French capital on Wednesday, Dion was spotted wearing the iconic blue diamond necklace from "Titanic," a movie which spawned her biggest hit, "My Heart Will G...
14:00, 07/03/2019

Is Britney Spears Engaged? Pop Star Rocks Diamond Ring During Rare Red Carpet Appearance Oops, has Britney Spears done it again?! The 37-year-old pop star wore an especially sparkly diamond ring on that finger as she attended the Los Angeles premiere of Once Upon a Time in......
23:00, 07/22/2019

Fake diamond alert: Don't call lab-made, synthetic gems real, FTC warns Diamonds are mined and if they're lab-created or synthetic, you have to say as much, the FTC is warning jewelers.        ...
08:48, 05/28/2019

Rooney Mara's Massive Diamond Ring Sparks Joaquin Phoenix Engagement Rumors Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara might be taking a major step in their relationship! It looks like the 44-year-old Joker star and 34-year-old Girl With the Dragon Tattoo actress could be......
01:32, 05/29/2019

The Promise and Perils of Designer Genes Synthetic biology is expanding on an industrial scale, offering the hope of tailormade microbes—and the threat of global destruction, argues journalist Bryan Walsh...
11:16, 08/01/2019

Chael Sonnen at 42: 'I'm going to keep going until I fulfill my promise' Retirement isn't on the mind of Bellator's Chael Sonnen, who writes that he still intends to become a world champion, fulfilling a promise he made to his father....
07:32, 06/11/2019

To save Social Security’s promise, it can’t be for everyone Every year, we are treated to an annual report by the trustees of our nation’s Social Security fund, and every year, the estimated date of its insolvency shifts. What remains the same is that the money is going to run out....
03:48, 05/02/2019

How the Promise of a $120 Billion Uber I.P.O. Evaporated Uber’s offering was supposed to be a crowning moment for the ride-hailing company. But it suffered setback after setback and ultimately resulted in pointed questions for all involved....
17:32, 05/15/2019

Players Say No Man's Sky Beyond Is Crashing, And Developers Promise A Fix Soon No Man’s Sky players are saying that Beyond is running poorly on console, with frequent crashes. Hello Games says they’re aware of the issue and are working on a fix....
12:00, 08/14/2019

GTA 5 Online Casino Update COUNTDOWN: Diamond DLC Release Date, Start Time, Cars and Leaks GTA Online is set to open the Diamond Casino and Resort. Here's everything you need to know include the release date, download start times and much more ahead of Grand Theft Auto 5's next big multiplayer DLC....
07:16, 07/22/2019

Russian police uncover diamond theft gang inside state mining firm Alrosa Russian police uncovered around $3 million worth of stolen diamonds, and over $2.5 million in cash, at the homes of a criminal ring operating inside state-controlled diamond producer Alrosa, authorities said on Monday....
05:32, 06/10/2019

Tennessee Democrat's fried chicken stunt on Capitol Hill was 'racially insensitive:' Diamond and Silk The Tennessee Democrat who ate Kentucky Fried Chicken as a jab at Attorney General Bill Barr for skipping a Congressional hearing, has been blasted by “Fox Nation” personalities Diamond and Silk as “racially insensitive.”...
09:16, 05/03/2019

Diamond and Silk weigh in after Miami Dolphins' Stephen Ross leaves NFL social justice committee Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross stepped down from the NFL’s social justice committee Tuesday after backlash from the fundraiser he held with President Trump, the team announced....
07:32, 08/22/2019

Chip world tries to come to grips with promise and peril of AI Chip executives gathered in San Francisco to discuss what to do about the explosion in demand for deep learning forms of A.I. that is pushing at the limits of today’s chips. Possibilities include analog computing, optical circuits, and computing in m...
08:00, 07/13/2019

Capitalism used to promise a better future. Can it still do that? | Richard Reeves The greatest challenges to capitalism come when that promise begins to be questionedCapitalism is intrinsically futuristic. The ideas that underpin market economies – growth, accumulation, investment – express an unspoken assumption, that tomorrow wi...
05:16, 05/22/2019

'I promise not to do this': Trump makes Greenland hotel gag Donald Trump has poked fun at his own suggestion of buying Greenland from Denmark, tweeting a doctored photo of Trump Tower looming over a small village in the Arctic territory....
02:48, 08/20/2019

Aaron Judge’s home run was a beautiful promise kept LOS ANGELES — Promise made. Promise kept. The Yankees set a record for home runs in a month, hitting three Sunday to increase their August total to 61 and beat Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers 5-1 at Dodger Stadium to take the series, in what could be...
01:00, 08/26/2019

Kim, Xi promise to build relationship 'whatever the international situation' In a meeting between North Korea's Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, the leaders agreed to build on their good relationship, “whatever the international situation,” according to reports....
06:48, 06/22/2019

Why are countries failing on their promise to stop deforestation? Despite a pledge in 2014 to halve deforestation by 2020, the area of forest destroyed annually has increased by more than 40 per cent globally in the past five years...
08:32, 09/12/2019

Opinion: Hong Kong and the broken promise The Special Administrative Region is in turmoil. For weeks, activists have been protesting against a now withdrawn extradition bill. But the protests are really about Hong Kong’s future, says Alexander Görlach....
04:00, 07/23/2019

Skype didn’t deliver on P2P’s promise, but Estonia has While Skype is now a Microsoft-owned behemoth, its early days were very different. Skype‘s heritage goes back to KaZaa, a P2P (peer-to-peer) file-sharing application that was one of the pillars of the early internet. And while the spirit of those tim...
04:00, 05/15/2019

Glee captured all of its wasted promise in one character One can imagine that a perfect version of Glee would have looked like a gayer, cattier serialized iteration of Alexander Payne’s Election. Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk have confessed as much. But Payne never exerted the kind of sadism and masochism t...
06:00, 05/09/2019

My Night: When Michael Carbajal fulfilled a promise to his dad Michael Carbajal wins his first world title against Muangchai Kittikasem The post My Night: When Michael Carbajal fulfilled a promise to his dad appeared first on Boxing News....
04:48, 07/30/2019

Fed policymakers promise response if U.S. economy slows Signs that the economy is losing momentum hung over a Federal Reserve summit for a second straight day as policymakers hinted they would be ready to cut interest rates if the U.S. trade war threatens a decade-long expansion....
10:16, 06/05/2019

Fed, Congress Promise Scrutiny of Facebook Cryptocurrency The social network began to learn how Washington will check its push into digital currencies, with leaders of the Federal Reserve and an influential Senate committee saying they will scrutinize its rollout....
16:16, 06/19/2019

The Division 2 Developers Promise Some Good Changes For October Ending a month-long hiatus, The Division 2’s otherwise weekly State of the Game stream returned today with promises of a wave of encouraging changes to the game’s loot, and a change in how content will be beta-tested, that should make the game’s seas...
19:16, 09/11/2019

Olympic champion Caster Semenya wins Doha Diamond League 800m after losing testosterone appeal Double Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya has won her final race over the distance before controversial new IAAF testosterone regulations come into place....
12:32, 05/03/2019

Final will be different to 5-0 drubbing against Brazil in group, promise Peru "Peru will produce a far better performance in the Copa America final against Brazil than their 5-0 defeat by the hosts earlier in the tournament, midfielder Yoshimar Yotun said after his side stunned holders Chile 3-0 in the semi-finals."...
00:48, 07/04/2019

New immunotherapy shows promise against brain tumors in mice Scientists have demonstrated a new immunotherapy that can deliver checkpoint inhibitors across the blood-brain barrier to fight glioblastoma in mice....
23:48, 09/02/2019

Teaming with Autoliv, Honda sees promise in next-gen airbag A "next generation" passenger-side airbag — created by Honda and Swedish supplier Autoliv — is intended to lower the probability of injury by securing the passenger's head like a ball in a catcher's mitt and bringing the airbag closer to that passeng...
22:32, 08/25/2019

In Zimbabwe, Promise of Mobile Money Fades When the Power Goes Out Ecocash, the cellphone platform used for eight out of 10 transactions in Zimbabwe, regularly breaks down, making buying milk, filling up a car or settling a utility bill a test of endurance. “This country has gone to the dogs,” complains one man afte...
14:00, 09/01/2019

'Promise me you'll shoot yourself': Nazi Germany's suicide wave With the Allies closing in and capitulation imminent, thousands of ordinary citizens in Nazi Germany killed themselves in a wave of mass suicides. Florian Huber's book on the taboo story is now available in English....
03:32, 07/04/2019

Would-be PM Johnson's Brexit promise trumps gaffes for UK Conservatives With a string of sausages round his neck and holding packs of "Boris bangers", Boris Johnson extolled the virtues of new business in northern England as part of his pitch to become Britain's next prime minister....
02:16, 07/09/2019

Daniel Jones Shows Promise in a Giants Preseason Win The rookie quarterback completed a difficult week with an encouraging performance, leading the Giants to a touchdown during a 25-23 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Promise of Rate Cuts Lifts Range of Assets Stocks and government bonds aren’t the only assets getting a boost from an expected wave of central bank easing. The Swiss franc, gold and emerging markets are strengthening as well....
10:32, 07/23/2019

Taylor Townsend aiming to go all the way and finally fulfil promise • American was identified by Andy Murray as one to watch• Townsend faces Bianca Andreescu in US OpenTaylor Townsend may be the most articulate player in tennis, certainly a poetic one, and she made the most eloquent statement about her rise from the ...
19:32, 08/31/2019

Ram Madhav Tweets PM's Old Photo, Says "Promise Fulfilled" On Article 370 Shortly after Home Minister Amit Shah announced the scrapping of the contentious Article 370 in parliament today, BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav made a dramatic statement on Twitter,......
03:16, 08/05/2019

Biden won't promise Americans they'll keep their doctor under his healthcare plan LAS VEGAS — Joe Biden struggled to answer whether he could promise the American people that they could keep their doctors under his healthcare proposal....
05:16, 07/21/2019

Alphabet shares jump 9% on ad rebound, cloud promise Shares of Alphabet Inc rose nearly 9% in premarket trading on Friday, after the company handily beat Wall Street targets on higher ad sales and touted growth at its cloud unit, a high-margin business it is leaning more on to drive growth....
09:48, 07/26/2019

Luigi’s Mansion 3 Developers Promise Better Bosses And More Puzzles Preventing one of the biggest shortcomings of the second Luigi’s Mansion from making it into the third is a high priority, the game’s top producers from Nintendo told Kotaku during an E3 interview in Los Angeles last week....
11:00, 06/17/2019

Lithuanian presidential hopefuls promise to tackle inequality Lithuanians came out in large numbers to vote in a tightly contested presidential election on Sunday to replace outgoing Dalia Grybauskaite, the Baltic nation's "Iron Lady" who was one of the European Union's most outspoken critics of Russia....
10:00, 05/12/2019

Tyson Fury will finally fulfil his Las Vegas promise Ricky Hatton will join Ben Davison in Tyson Fury's corner for his next fight, writes Declan Warrington The post Tyson Fury will finally fulfil his Las Vegas promise appeared first on Boxing News....
15:00, 05/13/2019

Parkinson's: New gene therapy shows promise for prevention Researchers from Japan have tested a new gene therapy against Parkinson's disease using mouse models. Their results suggest that the approach is effective....
01:48, 06/07/2019

Brewery's 'keg party' promise finds stolen van in 42 minutes A North Carolina brewery's post promising a free keg party in exchange for the return of their stolen van went viral so fast the vehicle was located in 42 minutes....
14:48, 05/16/2019

Fallout 76 updates promise turnaround after “well-deserved criticism” LOS ANGELES—After what Bethesda's Todd Howard admitted on stage was some "well-deserved criticism" at the launch of Fallout 76, Bethesda rolled out the first phase of its turnaround plan for the game at its E3 press conference tonight. That plan sta...
23:16, 06/09/2019

Trump promise of new Mexican tariffs brings protests WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a surprise announcement that could derail a major trade deal. President Donald Trump has announced that he is placing a 5% tariff on all Mexican imports, effective June 10, to pressure the country to do more to crack down on ...
02:00, 05/31/2019

Oculus Connect 6 dates announced along with a promise of a new FPS game Mark your calendars, the future of VR is coming on September 25, 2019. That’s the day Oculus Connect 6 will kick off at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center according to a ‘save the date’ email sent to TechRadar.The big highlig...
19:48, 06/20/2019

NASA is asking for another $1.6 billion to fulfill the Moon 2024 promise Back in March, the Trump administration declared that it was directing NASA to send humans back to the Moon no later than 2024. That’s an incredibly tight deadline for an agency with a budget that is nowhere near what it was (in adjusted dollar...
19:48, 05/15/2019

Mexico's promise to slow migration has yielded results President Trump reached an agreement with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador earlier this month that Mexico would be increasing their efforts to curb the Central American migrant flow to the United States. The deal was made to avoid a Trum...
21:48, 06/18/2019

Retail chiefs dismiss AI job threat, promise more training Executives from major global retailers played down the threat to employment in stores from artificial intelligence and automation on Thursday and pledged more training to help staff adopt more high-value tasks as machines take over their work....
12:16, 05/16/2019

The False Promise of “Lawful Access” to Private Data Opinion: As online extremism migrates to real-world violence, some suggest letting law enforcement intercept encrypted messages. But that’s a dangerous proposition....
08:16, 05/17/2019

Billionaire Surprises 400 Graduates With $10 Million Loan Pay-Off Promise It was a hot, sticky morning in Atlanta on Sunday when billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert Smith stood atop an outdoor stage on the campus of Morehouse College, and started delivering a......
21:32, 05/19/2019

Macron to Trump at D-day ceremony: fulfil the promise of Normandy French president praises multilateralism of Nato and EU while offering gratitude to USFrance’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has appealed directly to Donald Trump to fulfil the “promise of Normandy” by embracing pillars of the postwar peace such as the...
11:00, 06/06/2019

The Latest: Zhang family says no promise body would be found CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the offer by a former U of I student to locate body in exchange for a life sentence (all times local): 3:25 p.m. The family of a scholar from China killed by a former University of Illinois doctoral student says they̵...
15:00, 06/26/2019

Mike Trout delivers on home-run promise to superfan Ask and you shall receive from Mike Trout. The Angels star honored the request of one of his biggest fans, a 7-year-old boy from a Baltimore suburb named Gavin Edelson, by homing in Los Angeles’ game against the Orioles at Camden Yards on Friday. Tro...
21:32, 05/10/2019

Mohamed Morsi: The Arab World’s Lost Promise The Muslim Brotherhood was founded in 1928 to bring Islam into modern politics. For decades the party existed largely underground, but it was ready and waiting when the uprisings known as the Arab Spring abruptly produced free elections. Mohamed Mors...
05:16, 06/20/2019

WRAPUP 1-Fed policymakers promise response if U.S. economy slows Signs that the economy is losing momentum hung over a Federal Reserve summit for a second straight day as policymakers hinted they would be ready to cut interest rates if the U.S. trade war threatens a decade-long expansion....
09:00, 06/05/2019

Trump Says Confident North Korea's Kim Won't "Break Promise" US President Donald Trump voiced confidence Saturday that North Korea's Kim Jong Un would not "break his promise," after South Korea said Pyongyang had launched several unidentified projectiles into......
09:48, 05/04/2019

Chicago's democratic socialists promise change as they take office Democratic socialists now make up more than 10% of Chicago’s city council, potentially wielding considerable influenceOn a recent sunny evening, residents of Chicago’s 33rd ward packed a small office on the city’s north-west side to meet their new al...
05:00, 06/29/2019

US Should Keep Promise To Pay North Korea For Student's Release: Ex-Envoy The former US diplomat who secured the release from North Korea of American Otto Warmbier said on Monday Washington should honour its pledge to pay Pyongyang $2 million for the student's hospital......
23:32, 04/29/2019

GSK's 3-in-1 inhalable drug shows promise in asthma study British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline Plc said on Thursday that its three-in-one drug Trelegy met the main goal of a late-stage asthma study, signalling a possible boost to its lung medicines division that has been hit by generic competition....
12:16, 05/02/2019

Vizio's 2019 4K TVs arrive with promise of AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support Vizio has released its 2019 4K TV lineup to the market and announced that Apple's AirPlay 2 and HomeKit will be coming to current and older models. While the company is best known for budget 4K TVs with impressive image quality, this time it...
02:32, 05/22/2019

British Airways chief's promise to customers if pilots strike The head of British Airways' parent firm has told Sky News the airline will do "everything we can" for customers if pilots strike at the height of the summer holidays....
04:16, 08/02/2019

First chlamydia vaccine tested in humans shows early promise The first chlamydia vaccine to be tested in humans has been shown to be safe, and may protect against the most common sexually transmitted bacterial infection in the world. Research teams in Denmark and the United Kingdom reported findings Monday fro...
21:32, 08/12/2019

A Chlamydia Vaccine Shows Promise in Early Human Trial A vaccine for the most commonly reported sexually transmitted infection in the U.S.—the bacterial disease chlamydia—is now a substantial step closer to reality. On Monday, researchers reported that two of their vaccine candidates were found to be saf...
17:00, 08/13/2019

Samsung chips promise secure 100W USB-C fast charging Samsung released two new USB Type-C power delivery (PD) controller chips for power adapters, SE8A and MM101. The chips included built-in security safeguards and are able to communicate with devices that meet USB-PD 3.0 specifications to deliver the o...
07:48, 05/28/2019

| WATCH | Scientists hail promise of first effective Ebola treatments Scientists have said they are a step closer to finding the first effective treatments for the Ebola virus after two potential drugs showed survival rates of as much as 90% in a clinical trial in the Democratic Republic of Congo. WATCH NOW....
08:32, 08/13/2019

Technology and the cobra effect: why big breakthroughs rarely deliver what they promise New tech is always well-intentioned, but good intentions are no longer good enough. Technology is advancing at an insane rate, often faster than lawmakers and the general public can keep up. Accordingly, by the time we realize the complex ripple-effe...
17:48, 08/08/2019

ARM's latest chip designs promise 60 percent faster AI on phones ARM isn't boasting about PC-crushing performance like it did in 2018, but it still has plenty of swagger going into Computex 2019. The designer has unveiled two new chip architectures that promise giant strides in performance, especially for AI...
23:48, 05/26/2019

O'Sullivan makes intriguing left-handed 147 promise to fans "Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan is in stunning form, as his triumph at the Shanghai Masters on Sunday proved rather emphatically - now he\u0027s made a promise to fans that shows his confidence is at a real high."...
11:48, 09/17/2019

These true wireless earbuds in a fitness watch don't meet their 2-in-1 promise Get you a wearable that does both – why be content with a set of true wireless earbuds, or a wrist-based wearable, when you could get yourself a gadget that combines the two? That’s the idea behind the Aipower Wearbuds, coming out ...
03:48, 08/20/2019

AstraZeneca diabetes drug shows promise in heart failure AstraZeneca made strides on Tuesday toward its goal of adding heart failure to the conditions that can be treated by its diabetes drug Farxiga, putting it ahead of a rival medicine from Eli Lilly....
09:32, 08/20/2019

| Stokes, Archer promise bright England Test future Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer promise a glittering Test future for England, but Joe Root's men have work to do if they are to replicate their World Cup success in the five-day game....
06:17, 09/16/2019

Schumer, Gillibrand promise ‘full court press’ on gun reform ​​Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Sunday said they will ​put on a “full court press” ​to force the GOP-controlled Senate to take up gun safety measures by inviting ​an array of speakers — includin...
16:49, 09/15/2019

Gene-editing shows promise as HIV cure in early tests Scientists are reporting the first use of the gene-editing tool CRISPR to try to cure a patient’s HIV infection by providing blood cells that were altered to resist the AIDS virus....
08:32, 09/12/2019

The W Series Broadcast Had A Bumpy Start But The Racing Shows A Lot Of Promise Saturday marked the first of six races in the FIA’s women-only W Series of open wheel racers from the Hockenheimring sharing the weekend with DTM. The damp racing surface and a muddy hairpin resulted in some exciting crashes, dicey moves, and more pa...
15:32, 05/04/2019

Trade frictions raise questions about China's fentanyl promise China has pledged to stem a flood of the synthetic opioid fentanyl onto America's streets, where it kills thousands of people a month, but U.S. security experts are skeptical about whether Beijing is willing, or even able, to follow through....
17:48, 05/09/2019

AstraZeneca lupus drug shows promise after set-back last year AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday its experimental drug to treat moderate-to-severe lupus met the main goal in a late-stage study, an encouraging sign after it failed to meet its main target in the final stage of another trial last year....
06:00, 08/29/2019

New gene-editing technique shows promise in negating bad mutations We’ve all heard a lot about genetic modification this year, thanks in large part to one Chinese scientist taking it upon himself to edited the genes of human babies. His work was universally decried by fellow scientists and he got himself into ...
02:32, 08/27/2019

Senator Harris to promise ban on U.S. imports of some high-powered guns Expanding on her gun control proposals, U.S. Senator Kamala Harris will announce on Wednesday that if elected president she will prohibit imports of some high-powered guns into the United States....
07:48, 05/15/2019

Democratic states promise to sue Trump for 'eviscerating' Endangered Species Act Democratic states promised Monday to sue the Trump administration for its move to "eviscerate" the Endangered Species Act by modifying how the federal government implements the law in a manner more accommodating to businesses....
16:33, 08/12/2019

New York Yankees' Aaron Judge delivers on home run promise New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge delivered in more ways than one Sunday night in the pivotal rubber game against the National League’s best team – the Los Angeles Dodgers....
14:32, 08/26/2019

Lenders promise savings on student loans, but here's why the reality is different than advertised Student loan refinancing companies say they offer borrowers a way to save thousands of dollars on their debt, by allowing them to pay off their loans at a lower interest rate, in less time....
10:00, 04/28/2019

Apple supplier Japan Display cannot promise return to profit Cash-strapped Japan Display warned it cannot guarantee a return to profit this year as demand for smartphone screens stays weak, and turned in yet another quarterly loss, casting doubt over its proposed bailout deal with a Chinese-Taiwanese group....
00:16, 05/16/2019

Watch: Yankees' Aaron Judge fulfills home run promise Aaron Judge promised a fan he would hit a home run before smacking his 16th bomb of the season in a New York Yankees win against the Los Angeles Dodgers....
17:32, 08/26/2019

For Palestinians, Israel’s elections promise nothing but defeat | Raja Shehadeh After 50 years of occupation, our freedom is shrinking every day. But even if Netanyahu loses, little will changeWhen Boris Johnson announced his plan to suspend parliament, I was visiting Orkney with my wife, Penny. It was the last week of a month-l...
01:32, 09/17/2019

Charter gets final approval to stay in NY despite breaking merger promise Enlarge / A Charter Spectrum vehicle in West Lake Hills, Texas. (credit: Tony Webster) Charter Communications has received final approval to stay in New York State despite violating merger commitments related to its 2016 purchase of Time Warner Cab...
08:48, 07/12/2019

Daily on Energy: The overlooked promise of capturing carbon from gas plants Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
12:48, 07/16/2019

Gold nanoparticles promise safe cancer drugs, better vaccines A new study suggests that targeting B cells with gold nanoparticles could be a safe way to improve vaccines and treatments for cancer and other diseases....
15:48, 07/02/2019

Hunt and Johnson's backstop promise risks 'crash out exit' Both Tory leadership contenders have made a dramatic pivot towards a no-deal Brexit after they ruled out accepting a potential key concession from Brussels....
13:32, 07/16/2019

Boris Johnson emerges from hiding to promise timely Brexit The former foreign secretary has said further delays to Brexit would mean a Tory defeat at the next election. Johnson has been criticized by rivals for failing to face the public until now....
04:16, 06/12/2019

Trump says China broke promise to buy American farm goods President Trump on Thursday accused China of breaking a promise President Xi Jinping made at the G20 to buy more US farm products — ratcheting up the pressure as talks resumed over the trade war between the world’s two largest economies. “Mexico is d...
11:00, 07/11/2019

Hong Kong is in danger. China’s promise of democracy was a lie | Anonymous The extradition bill would bulldoze our legal system and hurt our economy. As a former lawyer, I’m protesting to save themThe ninth of June 2019 was a Sunday. Any other Sunday in summer at Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, old men and women would do their usu...
07:16, 06/13/2019

Europe's Struggling Political Parties Promise a Return to the Pre-Thatcherite Era To fend off populist insurgents, once-dominant parties are overthrowing decades of free-market economies for bigger spending, generous welfare and greater state control of business. It amounts to the biggest shift in economic policy on the continent ...
14:00, 06/26/2019

Blood tests show promise in detecting Alzheimer's Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal _ a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. Half a dozen research groups gave new results at a conference on these experimental tests. (Ju...
13:48, 07/15/2019

Meet the Lawyer Who Didn’t Want to Promise a Toothbrush to Migrant Children Sarah Fabian, an immigration lawyer for the Justice Department, has become famous for her defense of the government’s failure to provide soap and toothbrushes to children in custody....
22:16, 06/25/2019

Canadian economy up a measly 0.4% in Q1, but March data show promise The last three months of 2018 and first three months of 2019 were the weakest six-month stretch since 2015. But economists see signs of a pick-up in March....
10:32, 05/31/2019

Mum sheds dramatic 24st after making a promise to her late parents A MUM celebrated an impressive weight loss transformation after tweaking her diet and joining the gym. Her success follows a promise made to her parents....
04:16, 07/22/2019

Trump lifts curbs on E15 gasoline, delivering on promise to U.S. farmers The Trump administration on Friday lifted restrictions on the sale of higher ethanol blends of gasoline, keeping a campaign promise to farmers suffering from the trade war with China but inviting a legal challenge from the oil industry....
06:32, 05/31/2019

Falcons’ Julio Jones won’t hold out this year with promise of new deal Julio Jones expects a new deal, but has no plans to hold out of Falcons practices this year. Jones, who has 2 years left on a $71 million deal from his 2015 contract, said owner Arthur Blank has promised him a new deal ahead of the 2019 season. “Ever...
12:16, 07/08/2019

Opinion: Artemi Panarin gives Rangers star-power promise The Rangers won big by signing Artemi Panarin to a seven-year contract. He immediately accelerates their rebuild.       ...
16:48, 07/01/2019

These firms promise high-tech ransomware solutions—but typically just pay hackers Enlarge / Cryptolocker was one of the ransomware pioneers, bringing together file encryption and bitcoin payment. (credit: Christiaan Colen / Flickr) This story was originally published by ProPublica. It appears here under a Creative Commons license...
14:00, 05/16/2019

Trump’s wild week of tax ideas continues with new promise if GOP sweeps in 2020 The president said in a tweet that he would pass a “major" middle-class tax cut, the latest in a string of varying tax pledges that he has made in the past week....
18:32, 08/24/2019

Ethiopian city braces for protests as activists promise to declare new region Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government, with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence....
13:00, 07/17/2019

Rajnath Singh Mocks Rahul Gandhi's Promise To Eradicate Poverty Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today mocked Congress president Rahul Gandhi's promise to eradicate poverty through NYAY scheme, saying the party has been "befooling" countrymen in the name of......
18:48, 05/11/2019

UP Government Promise Of Piped Drinking Water Misleading: Akhilesh Yadav Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav Thursday said the state BJP government was misleading people by promising piped drinking water to every rural household within two years....
12:48, 07/04/2019

We'll See How Long Aston Martin's Promise To Limit Crossover Production Lasts Aston Martin is bringing the DBX crossover, and soon Lagonda will also join the luxury crossover market. In a move that surprises no one, this means four-door Astons like the outgoing Rapide will likely cease to exist. But Aston is also being very ca...
10:00, 06/28/2019

Palestinians slam Benjamin Netanyahu's promise to annex territory after election Arab leaders have condemned a pledge by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who said he plans to annex Palestinian territories is he wins re-election next week....
07:16, 09/11/2019

Ford, Volkswagen promise details on electric, autonomous vehicle alliance Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said on Thursday they are expanding their global alliance announced in January with deals that are expected to involve collaboration on electric and autonomous vehicles....
11:48, 07/11/2019

Pompeo won’t promise to consult Congress about potential military intervention in Venezuela The secretary of state said he was sure U.S. military action would be “lawful” but declined to answer a question about whether the administration would seek authorization from Congress....
06:16, 05/06/2019

Scientists hail promise of first effective Ebola treatments in Congo trial Scientists are a step closer to finding the first effective treatments for the deadly Ebola haemorrhagic fever after two potential drugs showed survival rate of as much as 90% in a clinical trial in Congo....
15:00, 08/12/2019

Imran Khan's Promise To Sikhs Amid Outrage Over Teen's Kidnapping In an attempt to reach out to the Sikh community after cases of forced conversion of Sikh girls in Pakistan, Imran Khan on Monday promised that his government would facilitate the visit of pilgrims to......
23:16, 09/02/2019

U.S. Concentration Camp Guards Promise Investigation Into Hateful Facebook Posts U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced on Monday that it will investigate the shocking Facebook posts of some employees, the same employees who oversee the vast network of concentration camps that have been described by independent obser...
07:32, 07/02/2019

Type 1 diabetes: New pancreatic cell transplant system shows promise A new way of preparing insulin-producing implants of donor pancreatic cells promises to improve transplant effectiveness and reduce ensuing complications....
17:16, 05/17/2019

MDMA-Assisted Therapy Shows Promise as Treatment for Alcohol Addiction Supplementing psychotherapy with small doses of MDMA could be an effective strategy to prevent relapses of alcohol addiction in patients, an ongoing small clinical trial suggests. The research is yet another example of how scientists and doctors are ...
12:16, 08/19/2019

Amazon plans to deliver on promise of even faster shipping, calling it a success In earnings announcement, CEO Jeff Bezos says free one-day delivery now available on more than 10 million items and customers are responding in kind.       ...
14:48, 07/25/2019

Veterans, experts say horse therapy shows promise as PTSD treatment For the first time ever, a clinical research study has been funded – not by the government, but by a private citizen – to investigate the potential benefits of pairing patients with PTSD, specifically veterans, and horses. And the early results are p...
11:48, 07/30/2019

Gogo preps for free in-flight wi-fi as Delta trial holds promise Gogo will have to add satellite capacity if airlines follow Delta's lead should it offer complementary in-flight wi-fi service. Here's how Gogo's revenue could grow in a free wi-fi world among carriers....
03:48, 08/09/2019

AstraZeneca-Daiichi Sankyo breast cancer drug shows promise British drugmaker AstraZeneca and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo said on Wednesday their experimental treatment for breast cancer met its key goal in a mid-stage study, bolstering their position in a highly competitive oncology market....
01:16, 05/08/2019

'Lady on Fire' by female promise Sciamma sets Cannes ablaze "Portrait of a Lady on Fire", a tender story of an 18th century painter who falls in love with her muse, has set Cannes ablaze, training the film festival's gaze on the work of women artists as the movie industry grapples with issues of gender equali...
14:32, 05/20/2019

Prosecutors drop Flint water charges, promise fresh investigation DETROIT — Prosecutors dropped all criminal charges Thursday against eight people in the Flint water crisis and pledged to start from scratch the investigation into one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in U.S. history....
14:16, 06/14/2019

A promise unfulfilled: water pipeline stops short for Sioux reservation After 25 years and a half-billion dollars, only half of the project’s water delivered to Pine Ridge Reservation comes from the Missouri River – unlike supplies for white ranchersUp until late last year, Ella Coleman, a diminutive, soft-spoken Oglala ...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Trump administration breaks campaign promise, purges 200,000 VA healthcare applications "The current state of the Department of Veterans Affairs is absolutely unacceptable,” presidential candidate Donald Trump said when speaking at a rally on Oct. 31, 2015, in front of the retired battleship USS Wisconsin in Norfolk, Va....
21:48, 05/12/2019

Netgear Nighthawk AX12: Next-gen wi-fi routers promise greater speed and reliability for the IoT It's still early days for the Wi-Fi 6 standard, but products based on the Draft 3.0 version are now available, including Netgear's Nighthawk AX range....
06:48, 05/29/2019

Uefa promise 82% of Euro 2020 tickets will go to fans and general public Uefa announces its ticket pricing and policy for Euro 2020One million tickets will be priced at €50 or lessUefa has announced its ticket pricing and policy for next summer’s Euro 2020 tournament, which is to be staged in 12 different cities across th...
10:32, 05/19/2019

Rolling Thunder riders hope Trump lives up to promise to continue event Riders at Sunday's Rolling Thunder motorcycle convoy said they're optimistic President Trump follows through on his morning pledge that the imperiled event will carry on after this year....
14:48, 05/26/2019

Broken promise: Philippines Duterte vetoes bill on short-term contracts Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has vetoed a measure that would have ended companies' practice of hiring workers on short-term contracts, his spokesman said on Friday, reneging on a campaign promise that helped put him in office....
01:00, 07/26/2019

OITNB explores the (slim) possibility and (false) promise of hope in a broken system Perhaps the single uniting thesis of each season of Orange Is The New Black is that a system that is supposed to rehabilitate these women has instead systematically broken them. There is no way to be whole as an inmate at Litchfield: whether it’s the...
07:16, 07/27/2019

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu: Europe must keep promise to leave Iran nuclear deal European leaders must exit the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and renew international sanctions on Tehran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, comparing the regime's activities to the Nazi occupation of the Rhineland....
16:48, 07/08/2019

Violence in Afghanistan takes high toll on civilians despite the promise of peace talks A new U.N. report said more civilians were harmed by the Afghan government or foreign forces allied to it than by the insurgents in the first half of 2019....
14:16, 08/03/2019

Michelle Rodriguez calls bullshit on Hobbs & Shaw writer's #JusticeForHan promise Michelle Rodriguez is a complicated person. Sometimes she has Good Takes, like when she refused to do more Fast And Furious movies until they committed to handling the female characters better. Sometimes she has Bad Takes, like when she dismissed tha...
19:48, 08/06/2019

AstraZeneca-Daiichi breast cancer treatment shows promise in latest study An experimental breast cancer drug being developed by British drugmaker AstraZeneca and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo's met its main goal in a mid-stage study, bolstering their position in a highly competitive oncology market....
04:32, 05/08/2019

Dominican authorities promise to reveal motive, mastermind in David Ortiz shooting Dominican authorities say they’ll announce this week who wanted “Big Papi” dead — and why. In a new statement about the botched shooting of revered former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, the Dominican Republic’s Attorney General’s office promised releas...
01:32, 06/16/2019

The Firefly clan promise "a real day of the dead" in gory trailer for Rob Zombie's 3 From Hell Rob Zombie’s 3 From Hell is getting one of those limited, gimmicky theatrical events that don’t quite exude confidence, but, if the flick’s new trailer is any indication, fans of House Of 1,000 Corpses and The Devil’s Rejects should gobble up this re...
13:32, 07/15/2019

GTA Online Casino Diamond Program Rewards: New cars, clothing, mission rewards and more Rockstar has announced a new rewards program that gives more back to you, depending on how much you sink into the game. Here's what you need to know....
15:00, 07/22/2019

Deontay Wilder makes Anthony Joshua PROMISE after brutal Dominic Breazeale knock-out DEONTAY WILDER has promised fans that a long-awaited fight with Anthony Joshua will happen after knocking out Dominic Breazeale in the first round of their WBC heavyweight title fight at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn....
07:16, 05/19/2019

MIT scientists say new skin patch to deliver cancer medication in 60 seconds shows promise in mice Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology developed the patch, which was made to fight melanoma, a deadly but highly treatable form of skin cancer....
07:32, 08/25/2019

Commentary: Novartis CEO says gene therapies promise to upend US health system, pricing structure The current global health system treats chronic diseases with a pay-as-you-go model, spreading costs over months and years. It's unprepared to pay for a surge of new, single-treatment therapies with the potential to provide a lifetime of benefit...
09:00, 05/17/2019

President Trump: North Korea’s Kim Jong-Un Won’t ‘Break His Promise’ Amid Possible Weapons Test President Donald Trump brushed off news of a possible weapons test by North Korea, vowing that leader Kim Jong Un “will do nothing to interfere” and that a denuclearization deal with the U.S. “will happen.” Saturday’s t...
15:16, 05/04/2019

'Fantasy World': Biden knocks Harris promise of Medicare for All without middle-class tax hikes Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden said that it would be impossible to pay for 'Medicare for All' without raising taxes on the middle class, taking aim at Kamala Harris' claim that the plan could be paid for with a Wall Street tax....
18:48, 07/24/2019

LeBron James’ I Promise School Receives a $1 Million Boost from Dick’s Sporting Goods The good news keeps coming for LeBron James’ groundbreaking I Promise School in his native Akron, Ohio. Following April reports that the school was already yielding incredible results in its first year, the NBA star surprised I Promise students by an...
23:00, 05/10/2019

Apple supplier Japan Display cannot promise return to profit, bailout worries stay Cash-strapped Japan Display warned it cannot guarantee a return to profit this year as demand for smartphone screens stays weak, and turned in yet another quarterly loss, casting doubt over its proposed bailout deal with a Chinese-Taiwanese group....
04:32, 05/15/2019

Facebook's tool that lets people delete their browsing history falls short of promise, analysts say SunTrust Robinson Humphrey analysts said the "Off-Facebook Activity" feature "appears to fall somewhat short of the original pledge by CEO Zuckerberg of empowering users to 'flush their history whenever they want,' and delete all the releva...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Dying Light 2 release date news imminent as Techland promise obscene amount of new content Dying Light 2 is well into its production cycle, and now a Techland dev has announced that the game will be much more contact-packed and customisable than the first instalment....
05:16, 05/27/2019

Pfizer gene therapy for rare muscle disease shows promise in small, early study Pfizer Inc on Friday presented promising results from a tiny early study of its experimental gene therapy for a rare muscle disease, but two of the six patients in the trial experienced side effects that landed them in the hospital....
08:00, 06/28/2019

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11:16, 06/17/2019

Lewis Bloor: TOWIE and Celebrity Big Brother star 'plotted to defraud investors in coloured diamond scam' The Only Way Is Essex and Celebrity Big Brother star Lewis Bloor is facing court over claims he plotted to defraud investors in an alleged coloured diamond scam....
04:48, 08/20/2019

Researchers say new drugs show great promise in combating life-threatening drug resistant bacteria known as “superbugs” (WJAR) Researchers are inching closer to the development of a new class of drugs to attack life-threatening superbugs. This has become a major focus as the development of new drugs isn’t keeping pace with the rise of drug-resistant bacteria. &#...
00:16, 08/06/2019

Jared Diamond's 'Upheaval' outlines 12-step program for nations in crisis The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Guns, Germs, and Steel" details how seven countries faced past upheavals by following the 12-step method.        ...
08:00, 05/06/2019

Making Good on Its Promise to Make Change, Gucci Announces a Global Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion—and It’s a Woman of Color Representation matters. It matters at the ballot box, at the box office, and most importantly, in the boardroom. And as Gucci and any number of fashion brands have discovered, it matters when it comes to the bottom line. After weathering a media fire...
14:48, 08/01/2019

Donald Trump's daughter Tiffany bought £500k diamond 'friendship' bracelet from Knightsbridge jewellers during state visit President Trump's daughter Tiffany picked up a £500,000 diamond "friendship" bracelet when she visited a Knightsbridge jewellers during her father's state visit to Britain earlier this month....
09:00, 06/25/2019

Trump tweets promise not to build 'Trump' properties in Greenland In a surprising tweet Monday, President Trump promised not to build his signature large-scale developments in Greenland, one day after he confirmed he was looking into the possibility of purchasing the sparsely populated Arctic island....
19:16, 08/19/2019

Tory leadership race: Hunt 'can't promise Brexit by Christmas' as Johnson vows Halloween deadline 'come what may' The two Tory leadership contenders have differed on their Brexit stances again as the pair were gilled on their departure dates for leaving the European Union....
20:00, 07/12/2019

GTA 5 Online Casino Money: Best way to make money, chips in the GTA Online Diamond Casino? GTA Online just released a new update with the Diamond Casino. So if you're looking to strike it rich, this guide will tell you how to make as much money as possible in the new Grand Theft Auto Diamond Casino & Resort....
09:48, 07/25/2019

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16:00, 09/14/2019

Travel agent scammed Delta out of $1.75M in frequent flyer miles, prosecutors say The managing partner of a small, Chicago-based travel agency is accused of scamming Delta out of nearly $2 million worth of frequent flyer miles. Gennady Podolsky, a 43-year-old dual Ukrainian and American citizen, was arraigned on wire-fraud charges...
16:00, 09/14/2019

A deleted version of Nick Fury's big Iron Man speech namechecked mutants and "radioactive bug bites" Nick Fury’s big theater kid moment at the end of the original Iron Man—we like to imagine him testing out all the various shadows in Tony Stark’s apartment to lurk in, the better to make stepping out of one as dramatic as humanly possible—is one of t...
16:00, 09/14/2019

Global spare oil capacity in U.S. hands after Saudi outage An attack on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday is believed to have disrupted half the country's production capacity, making the United States the only real holder of the global supply cushion via its ability to raise own output or to soften sanctions ...
16:32, 09/14/2019

Motorcycling: Vinales on pole in Misano, sparks between Rossi and Marquez Yamaha's Maverick Vinales took pole position for the San Marino Grand Prix on Saturday after a qualifying flare-up between Honda's championship leader Marc Marquez and Italian great Valentino Rossi....
16:32, 09/14/2019

The Nats’ bullpen will be better in October — if they make it that far What neither GM Mike Rizzo nor ownership provided will be granted by the calendar turning to October, when the rotation’s three aces will be options as relievers....
17:18, 09/14/2019

Georgia fans wear pink in honor of rival team coach’s deceased wife Georgia Bulldog fans traded in their red attire for pink on Sept. 13 in a show of support for Arkansas State Coach Blake Anderson, whose wife, Wendy, died of cancer in August....
17:18, 09/14/2019

Yemeni Rebels Claim Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants Saudi Arabia's Aramco: Yemen's Iran-aligned Huthi rebels on Saturday claimed drone attacks on two Saudi oil facilities, according to the group's Al-Masirah television....
17:48, 09/14/2019

Meet the 9-pound, 11-ounce baby girl born at 9:11 p.m. on 9/11 Sept. 11 was the 18th anniversary of the terror attacks. But that date now holds a dear memory for Christina Malone-Brown’s family.        ...
18:16, 09/14/2019

AP Top Stories September 14 P Here's the latest for Saturday, September 14th: White House: bin Laden son killed in US operation; Yemen rebels claim drone attacks on Saudi oil sites; Clashes during a pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong; Conservationists ship nine black rhinos to S...
18:16, 09/14/2019

Toeless man fired after job refused to let him work from stool: suit A Hudson Valley immigrant missing his lower left leg and part of his right foot was callously canned after 30 years by his factory bosses after they refused to let anyone sit on the production line, a shocking lawsuit alleges....
18:48, 09/14/2019

‘Johnson is a liar who only backed Leave to help his career’ – David Cameron Former PM vents fury in his memoirs at his old colleagues over their stance on Brexit and compares Leave campaign to racist Tory electioneering in 1964Boris Johnson is a liar who only backed the Leave campaign to help his career and Michael Gove was ...
18:48, 09/14/2019

Sam Gyimah: ‘I am an outcast in the Tory party’ The former minister and rising star of Theresa May’s government reveals why he has joined the Liberal DemocratsSam Gyimah, the softly-spoken former Tory minister, admitted he was still adjusting. It was just a few hours before the unassuming MP for E...
18:48, 09/14/2019

The Morning After: MoviePass shuts down Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Apple's big iPhone 11 event revealed the biggest news of the week, but that's not all that happened. Tesla went plaid, we celebrated the Dreamcast and Honda put a price tag on its cute EV. Check out th...
19:16, 09/14/2019

'Killer Queen Black' drops on Switch and PC October 11th Nintendo announced a console and PC version of the competitive five-on-five arcade game Killer Queen at E3 2018, and Liquid Bit and BumbleBear have revealed when you can try to ride a snail to victory from the comfort of your couch. Killer Queen Blac...
19:16, 09/14/2019

‘Well, show it:’ Trudeau challenged by Quebec voters over position on Bill 21 A few people told Trudeau they disagreed with his position on the bill, one even saying in French that he didn't feel Trudeau was standing up for Quebecers. The bill bans public servants in positions of authority from wearing religious gear....
19:16, 09/14/2019

What to know about cataract surgery Cataracts are cloudy areas that develop on the lens of the eye. They can affect a person’s vision. Surgery is currently the only way to remove cataracts and restore vision. Learn about what to expect from the different surgical procedures....
19:48, 09/14/2019

Supergirl's Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood Make Red Carpet Debut as a Married Couple Here come the super newlyweds! Supergirl co-stars Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood walked their first red carpet as a married couple on Friday. The 30-year-old actress and the 31-year-old......
19:49, 09/14/2019

Fearing ‘Spy Trains,’ Congress May Ban a Chinese Maker of Subway Cars A Chinese train maker, the world’s largest, has contracts in Chicago, Los Angeles and Boston, but Congress may block it from securing any new contracts in the United States....
20:16, 09/14/2019

‘We forget they are human’ – Guardiola defends players after Norwich defeat • Manchester City manager says title is a long way from over• ‘Things can go wrong and I must see what I can do to help them’Pep Guardiola could only put his hands up after Norwich pulled off the shock of the season so far to leave Manchester City fi...
20:17, 09/14/2019

Super Son strikes twice as Tottenham demolish Crystal Palace When was the last time Tottenham produced a performance as complete as this in a league game? One would probably have to go back to last season’s Boxing Day demolition of Bournemouth to find one, which goes to show how long it has been since Mauricio...
20:17, 09/14/2019

Sportwatch: Lightning v Swifts in Super Netball grand final – live! Updates from a big day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 4.09am BST The Starting Sevens are in:HERE IT IS! Our starting 7 for the 2019 Grand Final! The countdown is on! #WeStrikeAgain #TogetherWeStrike pic.twitter.com/1Oe1fV...
20:17, 09/14/2019

Joe Denly sets sights on England winter tours after setting new Test best • Denly battles to 94 against Australia at the Oval• ‘This Australian attack make you work hard for every run’Joe Denly hopes he has now booked a place on England’s winter tours after a rollercoaster match during which he has witnessed the birth of h...
20:17, 09/14/2019

Wexit? Why Wales could vote for independence soon In 2013 Plaid Cymru, the Welsh nationalist party said: "Could Wales flourish as an independent nation? We think that Wales can. We have recently celebrated the first 10 years of devolution - but we believe that the next 10 years will be the real...
22:16, 09/14/2019

NYT deletes bizarre Brett Kavanaugh tweet about ‘having a penis thrust in your face’ In a bizarre series of tweets and retractions on @nytopinion on Saturday, The New York Times cringingly opined on its latest Brett Kavanaugh story, then retracted the tweet, then retracted the retraction, then posted an apology. The missteps began at...
22:48, 09/14/2019

Balancing game economies is an art and a science Game economies are a delicate thing. It doesn’t take much to break them. We recently held a breakfast to address how to keep developers and players happy.Read More...
23:48, 09/14/2019

Bell Tolls: Can Lamar Jackson, Ravens ace test? And Big Ben must put Steelers on his back Looking at Week 2 of the NFL, the Ravens' Lamar Jackson will try to ace his next test, and Ben Roethlisberger once again must carry the Steelers.       ...
23:48, 09/14/2019

'We will not surrender': Hongkongers rally for support outside UK consulate Protesters call on London to apply pressure on Beijing to uphold ‘one country, two systems’ agreed in 1997Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters have gathered outside the British consulate in Hong Kong, chanting “we will not surrender” as they called o...
00:16, 09/15/2019

US says man can bring back 'skin, skull, teeth and claws' of hunted Tanzania lion Environmental organizations say ‘very concerning’ move could open floodgates for importing other endangered speciesThe Trump administration has authorized a Florida man to bring back the “skin, skull, teeth and claws” of a lion he hunted in Tanzania,...
00:16, 09/15/2019

Villanelle designer unveils dresses to die for Molly Goddard hit the bullseye when the Killing Eve character wore her creations. Her London Fashion Week show displays her talentMolly Goddard is perhaps the first designer in fashion history to find fame by dressing a psychopath. The frothy, bubble...
00:48, 09/15/2019

Braves clinch, but focus on Culberson after HBP The Braves wrapped up a playoff berth Saturday, but there was no celebrating in the postgame clubhouse, as the team remained concerned about utility man Charlie Culberson, who was struck directly on the right cheekbone by a 91 mph fastball in the sev...
01:16, 09/15/2019

Microsoft's dual-screen Surface device may use liquid-powered hinges Rumors and patent leaks related to Microsoft’s still fabled foldable, dual-screen Surface device have been swirling around since 2018, with one even hinting at a 2020 release of a foldable Microsoft Surface with Android app compatibility. And ...
01:48, 09/15/2019

Final Fantasy 7 Remake has a turn-based ‘Classic Mode’ for fans of the original The upcoming Final Fantasy 7 Remake will have a Classic Mode for those that prefer the turn-based combat of the original 1997 release. The news was confirmed on stage at the Tokyo Game Show by producer Yoshinore Kitase and the game’s offi...
01:48, 09/15/2019

IoT devices still major target for cyberattacks During the first half of 2019, cybercriminals increased the intensity of both IoT and SMB-related attacks according to a new report from F-Secure.The firm's “Attack Landscape H1 2019” report highlighted the threat unsecured IoT dev...
01:48, 09/15/2019

The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: What I Know When I sort through the emails, tweets, direct messages and comments for the mailbag every Friday, I am always surprised at the suggestions The Root’s readers are willing to offer. You have no idea how much invaluable advice I receive from our reade...
03:16, 09/15/2019

Rihanna Says You’d Be a Fool to Ignore Climate Change Our world is changing. Weather consistency is a thing of the past and we are clearly dealing with the repercussions of climate change. Glaciers are melting, sea levels are rising, and it’s not looking too good for mother earth....
03:16, 09/15/2019

Doi, Hibino set up rare all-Japanese WTA final Misaki Doi upset second-seeded Veronika Kudermetova 6-4, 6-3 Saturday to set up a rare all-Japanese final at the Japan Women's Open        ...
03:48, 09/15/2019

Junk Debt Sends Early Warning Signals Warning signals are starting to flash in the market for junk debt, an indicator that investors are worried that companies with high debt loads could be at risk even if the U.S. economy avoids recession....
04:16, 09/15/2019

Resilient U.S. Growth Propels Stocks as Trade Fears Ease Investors are piling back into stocks and unwinding massive bets on haven assets, illustrating renewed faith that a resilient U.S. consumer can continue powering economic growth....
04:16, 09/15/2019

Luxury suits for men: Geoff K. Cooper road-tests the best men's tailoring Geoff K. Cooper, Insider's Men's Style Editor, rocks and recommends a collection of the most covetable designer men's suits that you can stun in now and all the way into the autumn/winter season...
04:16, 09/15/2019

Michelisz storms to WTCR points lead after Priaulx battle at Ningbo Hyundai World Touring Car Cup hopeful Norbert Michelisz moved into the points lead with his third victory of the season in a wild second race at Ningbo...
04:48, 09/15/2019

Iran dismisses U.S. claim it was behind Saudi oil attacks, says ready for war Iran dismissed accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil plants that disrupted world oil production and warned on Sunday that U.S. bases and aircraft carriers in the region were in range of its missiles....
04:48, 09/15/2019

UAE waiting for Saudi Arabia's conclusions from drone attack investigation: official The United Arab Emirates is waiting for the conclusions from Saudi Arabia's investigation into Saturday's drone attacks, an official told reporters on Sunday....
04:48, 09/15/2019

Taliban lifts ban on Red Cross in Afghanistan The Red Cross has fully resumed operations in Afghanistan after the Taliban said it had agreed to "new promises in humanitarian aid." The militants also pledged security guarantees for aid workers....
05:16, 09/15/2019

Trump confirms Osama bin Laden's son Hamza killed in US operation US President Donald Trump has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden nearly six weeks after US media reported it. The son of Osama bin Laden was widely viewed as being groomed to take over the terror group al-Qaida....
05:16, 09/15/2019

12 Drown As Boat Tips Over In Andhra Pradesh River, Several Missing Twelve people have died and several are missing after a tourist boat overturned in the Godavari River in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday afternoon. There were 63 people on board......
06:16, 09/15/2019

DraftKings and FanDuel NFL lineup advice for Week 2: Falcons and Raiders offer value The Falcons got stymied by the Vikings in Week 1 but this week’s home matchup against the Eagles should provide Atlanta an opportunity to bounce back....
06:48, 09/15/2019

Trump suggests 'innocent' Kavanaugh should sue, blasts media for 'lies' President Trump said Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh should sue or get backing from the Department of Justice, after a New York Times piece claimed that new accounts support one claim of alleged sexual misconduct from when Kavanaugh was in coll...
06:48, 09/15/2019

'Americans are waking up': two thirds say climate crisis must be addressed Major CBS News poll released as part of Covering Climate Now, a collaboration of more than 250 news outlets around the world to strengthen coverage of the climate storyTwo-thirds of Americans believe climate change is either a crisis or a serious pro...
06:48, 09/15/2019

Ashes 2019: Australia chasing 399 to beat England, fifth Test day four – live! England all out for 329 on the fourth day at the OvalEmma John: Champagne moments in summer of cricketAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 3.01pm BST 37th over: Australia 130-4 (Wade 45, Marsh 14) The hardest of chances falls, as Marsh has a...
07:16, 09/15/2019

Solheim Cup 2019: Europe 8-8 USA on final day – live! Updates from all 12 singles matches at GleneaglesSolheim Cup – follow the official scoreboardEurope and USA head into final day tied at 8-8Get in touch! Email Scott with your thoughts 2.58pm BST Charley Hull, having finally made a putt on 9, knocks i...
07:16, 09/15/2019

Tottenham v Liverpool: Women's Super League – live! Updates from The Hive, kick-off 2pm (BST)Live scores – follow all Sunday’s goalsFeel free to email Alex or tweet @A_Hess 2.53pm BST It’s the last kick of the half, and it certainly changes things for Liverpool. They’ll need to come out swinging now. ...
07:16, 09/15/2019

Arsenal’s Matteo Guendouzi can thrive if he heeds cautionary tales The young midfielder has a fire, an intensity and a hatred of defeat, qualities that were not so apparent in some of his predecessors in the Emirates engine roomIn May 2011 Denilson, vexed at playing a bit-part role in another of those frustrating, u...
07:16, 09/15/2019

Protest march in downtown Hong Kong erupts into violence A mixed crowd of hardcore protesters in black and wearing masks, along with families with children, spilled into the roads of the Causeway Bay shopping belt and marched for over 2 kilometres to the central business district....
07:49, 09/15/2019

Hibino beats doubles partner Doi to clinch Hiroshima title Japan's Nao Hibino beat compatriot and doubles partner Misaki Doi 6-3 6-2 at the Hana-cupid Japan Women's Open in Hiroshima on Sunday to win her first WTA title since 2015....
08:16, 09/15/2019

A simple guide to getting a good night’s sleep If you struggle to drop off, or wake up for hours in the night, these straightforward steps from a sleep expert should solve the problemPeople who sleep well do not actively try to get to sleep; they get into bed and sleep arrives. So, the main thing...
08:16, 09/15/2019

India Lands On Lunar Surface (Of A Bangalore Street) In an exciting feat this week, Indian actor Poornachandra Mysore was the first Indian to walk on the lunar surface. That surface wasn’t actually on the moon, though; It was in Bangalore....
08:48, 09/15/2019

TfL Tube workers to take industrial action over 'explosion in passenger violence' Workers on parts of London Underground will take industrial action over claims there has been an "explosion" of passenger violence and anti-social behaviour....
09:48, 09/15/2019

The Londoner: Momentum turns on its own chief In today's dairy: Momentum turns on its own chief | Rusbridger fury as Banana splits | McEwan unleashes Cockroach on the Brexit fray | Palmerston takes a holiday...
09:48, 09/15/2019

Heathrow drone protest fails as activists marred by technical breakdowns before police make two arrests Attempts by climate change protesters to disrupt flights at Heathrow this morning failed as technical issues hampered attempts to use drones and police arrested two climate change protesters at the airport....
09:48, 09/15/2019

Saudi princess found guilty of ordering bodyguard to detain Paris plumber A French court has found the sister of Saudi Arabia's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman guilty of complicity in violence for ordering her bodyguard to detain and strike a plumber for taking photos at the Saudi royal family's apartment in Paris....
09:48, 09/15/2019

Former NY Post reporter Ransdell Pierson dead at 66 Former New York Post reporter Ransdell Raphael Pierson died in Louisiana on Wednesday. He was 66. Originally from Alexandria, La., Pierson wrote for The Post from 1983 to 1993, according to his online obituary. Among Pierson’s many claims to fame on ...
10:16, 09/15/2019

President Trump to host Otto Warmbier's parents for dinner at the White House Otto Warmbier died after being imprisoned in North Korea. Fred and Cincy Warmbier have crusaded against Kim Jong Un's regime since their son's death        ...
10:16, 09/15/2019

McCarthy promises accountability as Barr reviews IG’s FISA report: ‘The closest we’ve ever seen to a coup’ House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., promised that guilty parties will be held accountable after Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz releases his report on the FBI's alleged abuse of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance ...
10:16, 09/15/2019

Seahawks without 3 defensive starters vs. Pittsburgh The Seahawks will be without three defensive starters as they try to win in Pittsburgh for the first time since 1999       ...
11:16, 09/15/2019

FIBA will look to ease travel burdens at 2023 World Cup FIBA will look to ease travel burdens at 2023 World Cup, after some teams criticized format at this year's event       ...
11:16, 09/15/2019

Throw away your calendars: The Far Side is finally coming to the internet Nearly 25 years after bringing his iconic The Far Side strip to an end, Gary Larson seems to have come around on this whole “internet” thing. The cartoonist has previously pushed back against any digital reproductions of his work—presumably because h...
11:48, 09/15/2019

Missouri woman fighting to keep her three emotional support monkeys A Missouri woman with post-traumatic stress disorder is in a feud with her neighbors and the city of Creve Coeur who say the three emotional support monkeys living with her pose a safety risk to local residents....
11:48, 09/15/2019

Florida doubles python hunters as over 1,000 apply for hourly wage job with bounty incentives Florida doubled its ranks of python hunters last week as the state steps up efforts to tame the invasive species that has long devastated the balance of the natural food chain in the Everglades....
11:48, 09/15/2019

U.N. chief condemns Saudi attacks, calls for restraint U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday condemned the drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and called on those involved to prevent escalation....
11:48, 09/15/2019

Marc Gasol adds World Cup to NBA title as Spain beat Argentina in final Gasol won NBA title with Toronto Raptors earlier this yearRicky Rubio stars for Spain in 95-75 victory in finalSpain have captured their second Basketball World Cup, defeating Argentina 95-75 on Sunday to give Marc Gasol a rare double-title year.Rick...
12:16, 09/15/2019

Roglic celebrates first Grand Tour triumph as Jakobsen wins in Madrid "Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic opened up his Grand Tour account with victory in the 74th edition of the Vuelta a Espana on Sunday ahead of the Spanish world champion Alejandro Valverde and fellow Slovenian Tadej Pogacar. Dutchman Fabio Jakobsen won the fi...
13:16, 09/15/2019

Drone attack on Saudi oil sites raises risks amid U.S.-Iran tension The attacks Saturday claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels resulted in “the temporary suspension of production operations” at the Abqaiq processing facility and the Khurais oil field, Riyadh said....
13:17, 09/15/2019

TikTok’s Beijing roots fuel censorship suspicion as it builds a huge U.S. audience Social media has been a quintessentially American journey rooted in ideas about creative expression and freedom of speech. But the rise of the Chinese video app TikTok could signal an end to Western dominance of the Internet’s megaphones — and an ide...
14:16, 09/15/2019

How Rich Donors Like Epstein (and Others) Undermine Science MIT’s Media Lab, Harvard, Stanford, hospitals—they all take money from donors. Whether it's to truly help the world, or merely burnish a reputation, the money nevertheless bends the arc of the innovation universe....
15:16, 09/15/2019

Drew Brees injures hand in huge Saints worry The Saints will be holding their breath on this one. Quarterback Drew Brees left Sunday’s game against the Rams during the first quarter after appearing to injure his right hand, which was hit by Rams lineman Aaron Donald as Brees followed thro...
15:17, 09/15/2019

Sam Darnold hoping to play for Jets after bye week Sam Darnold might be back with the Jets sooner than initially anticipated. The quarterback told Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer that he’s feeling a lot better after being diagnosed with mono and said a doctor told him he needs 21 days to recover. ...
15:17, 09/15/2019

O'Rourke claims Trump has 'blood... on his hands' after El Paso mass shooting Beto O'Rourke, who has aimed to rebuild his struggling campaign on a platform of confiscating firearms, declared Sunday at a rally in Plano, Texas, that President Trump has the "blood" of the 22 El Paso mass shooting victims "on his hands."...
15:17, 09/15/2019

Wall St Week Ahead-With rate cut likely, market wonders how low Fed will go With U.S.-China trade tensions roiling markets, investors are counting on support for stocks coming from a Federal Reserve willing to keep cutting interest rates to help the U.S. economy avoid a severe downturn....
15:48, 09/15/2019

Taika Waititi's WWII satire 'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto Film Festival people's choice award Taika Waititi's World War II satire "Jojo Rabbit" won the audience award – an Oscar bellwether – at Toronto International Film Festival.        ...
15:48, 09/15/2019

At least 44 bodies stuffed in over 100 bags discovered buried in well in Mexico Authorities in Mexico have identified at least 44 bodies that were discovered among over 100 black bags that were found earlier this month buried in a well in the western part of the country....
16:16, 09/15/2019

Hong Kong police deploy water cannons amid clashes with protesters in 15th consecutive weekend of unrest The streets of downtown Hong Kong turned into the site of clashes between protesters and police on Sunday as the political turmoil continues in the global financial center for a 15th straight weekend....
16:16, 09/15/2019

Mexico amnesty law eyes reprieve for minor drug offenses, abortions Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has sent a draft law to Congress that aims to grant amnesty to people serving jail time for lesser offenses, including abortion and possession of small amounts of drugs, the government said on Sunday....
17:48, 09/15/2019

Henrikh Mkhitaryan on target for Roma as Sevilla go top in La Liga • Arsenal loanee scored in 4-2 win against Sassuolo• Sevilla still unbeaten after 1-0 win against AlavésHenrikh Mkhitaryan marked his debut with a goal as Roma claimed their first win under Paulo Fonseca by beating Sassuolo 4-2 at the Stadio Olimpico...
18:16, 09/15/2019

Joe Root hails Ashes series draw, urging England on to better things • A 135-run England victory at the Oval ensures a drawn series• Root restates his desire to remain as captain for next Ashes tourJoe Root claimed to have found the blueprint for his Test side and hailed the summer as a success after England followed ...
18:16, 09/15/2019

The iPhone 11 looks pretty green, but it's not the best choice for the environment The new iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro both look pretty green. Not only are they available in an attractive mint shade and a emerald hue respectively, Apple has also made an effort to point out their environmental credentials. But how 'green' ...
18:17, 09/15/2019

Los Angeles Chargers cannot overcome injuries, absences in Week 2 loss to Detroit Lions The Chargers' fate was sealed when Lions cornerback Darius Slay intercepted a Philip Rivers’ pass in the end zone with less than two minutes remaining       ...
18:17, 09/15/2019

Tigers lose 104th game, move closer to first overall pick Edwin Jackson allowed five runs in five innings, and the Detroit Tigers took control of the race for the top pick in next June's amateur draft with an 8-2 loss to the Baltimore Orioles       ...
18:17, 09/15/2019

Opinion: Saints dealt more bad breaks with Drew Brees' injury, another blown call The Saints can't seem to catch a break. New Orleans was dealt a major setback with Drew Brees' injury and had to endure another missed call.       ...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Opinion: Did we just watch the final kicks of Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri? Adam Vinatieri's struggles reached critical mass after a win against the Titans, when Colts owner Jim Irsay said "I'm concerned" about the kicker.       ...
18:48, 09/15/2019

Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder in February now in jeopardy due to cuts, warns Frank Warren Tyson Fury's rematch with Deontay Wilder could be pushed back as a result of the injuries 'The Gypsy King' suffered against Otto Wallin, promoter Frank Warren has warned....
18:48, 09/15/2019

Tyson Fury's father orders son to sack trainer Ben Davison and his team after performance against Otto Wallin Tyson Fury's father slammed his son's team in the aftermath of the victory over Otto Wallin in Las Vegas, urging him to ditch trainer Ben Davison after looking 'weak as a kitten' against the Swede....
18:48, 09/15/2019

Why do we cling to the myth of the evil genius? Because the alternative is worse | Nesrine Malik From Steve Bannon to Dominic Cummings, we like the idea that someone’s pulling the strings, even if they’re awfulAt the peak of the media’s fascination with Steve Bannon, and before it became clear that his route to the White House was less the appli...
18:48, 09/15/2019

'Emotional' Pineiro drills 53-yard FG to lift Bears Kicker Eddy Pineiro's 53-yard FG as time expired lifted the Bears to a 16-14 win over the Broncos on Sunday. Pineiro was 3-for-3 on his field goal attempts vs. Denver....
19:16, 09/15/2019

New York ‘Times’ Report Details New Justice Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Claims A New York Times report, published Saturday evening, alleges that it has corroborated more details in the case of a woman who accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of thrusting his penis at her during a Yale party in the early 1980s. The all...
20:16, 09/15/2019

Trump rebuffs Kavanaugh impeachment calls after new sexual misconduct report U.S. President Donald Trump rejected Democrats' calls for impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday after a new report involving sexual misconduct allegations, encouraging Kavanaugh to sue for libel and suggesting the Justice Departm...
20:16, 09/15/2019

Masked would-be burglars scared off by California woman's shouting: see the video Surveillance video captured two masked men kicking in the front door of a California house in an apparent burglary attempt -- before a woman's shouts sent them running....
20:48, 09/15/2019

Prince William underwent merciless teasing at school after Princess Diana's topless photos were released by tabloids, according to a new tell-all from Vogue publisher Nicholas Coleridge REUTERS/Mark Cardwell Prince William underwent teasing at school when he was 14 after topless photos were released of his mother Princess Diana in the tabloids in 1996, according to a new book from Vogue publisher Nicholas Coleridge. Coleridge reca...
20:48, 09/15/2019

Las Vegas NASCAR: Martin Truex Jr wins as playoffs begin Martin Truex Jr secured his spot in the next stage of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs by winning the first race of the post-season at Las Vegas Motor Speedway...
21:16, 09/15/2019

Suárez homers twice, Bauer fans 9 as Reds edge D-backs Eugenio Suárez homered twice in support of Trevor Bauer, who held his former team to one run on four hits in the Cincinnati Reds' 3-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
21:48, 09/15/2019

On Becoming A God In Central Florida plays a wicked game “What’s winning?! What’s playing?!” Krystal Stubbs demands to know after abandoning Cody at the couples banquet at the Paradise Cay retreat for silver level FAM Washingtons—the setting of the bizzaro and immersive “Many Masters.” Increasingly, it’s c...
22:16, 09/15/2019

Will the drone strikes in Saudi Arabia impact gas prices? Experts say yes. News of the attacks has experts and analysts warning that a long-term decrease in the world's crude oil supply has implications at the pump.       ...
23:16, 09/15/2019

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of opioids settlement OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma filed for bankruptcy protection Sunday, days after reaching a tentative settlement with many state and local governments       ...
23:16, 09/15/2019

'Call of Duty' gamer Casey Viner solicited a fatal 'swatting' call. He was sentenced to 15 months in prison Casey Viner, a 19-year-old gamer who planned a hoax 911 call resulting in an innocent Kansas man's death, was sentenced to 15 months in prison Friday.        ...
23:48, 09/15/2019

AP Top Stories September 15 P Here are the top stories for Sunday, September 15th: GM workers to go on strike; Saudi oil production cut in half by attack; NY governor to order partial e-cigarette ban; Wildfires damage homes in Australia.        ...
23:48, 09/15/2019

Staten Island Ferry Terminal evacuated over suspicious package Authorities evacuated the Staten Island Ferry Terminal in lower Manhattan Sunday afternoon after finding a suspicious package. The unknown package was found at just after 3:30 p.m., cops said. The NYPD said the move was made “out of an abundanc...
00:16, 09/16/2019

Long Island judge pleads guilty to raiding neighbor’s dirty panties A pervy Long Island judge is expected to become a registered sex offender after admitting breaking into a neighbor’s home to steal her dirty panties. Robert Cicale, 50, had several pairs of worn women’s underwear stuffed into his coat whe...
00:16, 09/16/2019

Purdue Pharma Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy The filing is a centerpiece of an agreement to settle thousands of cases against the company for its role in the opioids crises. But it is expected to be vigorously contested by a group of 26 states....
00:17, 09/16/2019

NFL roundup: Brees injured as Rams beat Saints in NFC Championship rematch Todd Gurley, Brandin Cooks and Jared Goff each scored second-half touchdowns as host Los Angeles beat short-handed New Orleans in a rematch of last season's controversial NFC Championship Game....
00:48, 09/16/2019

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

Dearica Hamby Wins Playoff Game With Absurd Steal-And-Heave The Las Vegas Aces and Chicago Sky went back and forth throughout today’s highly entertaining single-elimination playoff game, and as the final seconds were ticking away, it looked like the Sky were on their way to escaping with a 92-90 win. That is ...
00:48, 09/16/2019

The Cardinals Couldn't Keep Lamar Jackson Down For Long First, the good: Lamar Jackson spent the first two quarters of today’s game against the Cardinals looking poised to pick up where he left off in Miami. The first Ravens drive of the game was a seven-play, 96-yard drive that ended with an easy touchdo...
00:48, 09/16/2019

Resident Evil 4 Player Completes Game With 0% Accuracy Straight speedruns and feats of skill are always impressive, but sometimes it’s just as impressive to see a game completed where someone has found an interesting way to make things hard for themselves....
01:16, 09/16/2019

Week 2 fantasy football reaction: Antonio Brown's big start Hot starts from Antonio Brown and Mark Andrews lead our biggest Week 2 fantasy football takeaways, all in one place, from Matt Bowen and Tristan H. Cockcroft....
01:16, 09/16/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo's emotional Piers Morgan interview leaves superstar in tears over dead father Cristiano Ronaldo broke down in tears as he was shown video footage of his dead father that he had never seen before during an interview with Piers Morgan....
02:16, 09/16/2019

Jets chaos subsides for Browns showdown they can’t botch What a week. The Jets had to be shaking their heads after this one. It is hard to even keep track of everything that happened. But here’s a try: They blew a 16-point lead to the Bills and lost their season opener Sunday. They signed a new kicker Tues...
02:16, 09/16/2019

Mets cave to Dodgers in what could be final dagger The Mets were six outs away from surviving the Dodgers and leaving Citi Field on Sunday night with a critical series win. Then the bullpen pulled its old tricks, and the Mets flew to Colorado with their season on life support. In the rubber match of ...
02:16, 09/16/2019

Five Killed In Mexico Bar Hours Before Independence Day Event Five people were shot dead in a bar in the home state of Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador a few hours before he was due to lead his first independence day celebrations on Sunday night....
02:16, 09/16/2019

| WATCH | Ibrahimovic hat-trick propels Galaxy to victory Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored a hat-trick as Los Angeles Galaxy pummelled Sporting Kansas City 7-2 on Sunday to put themselves in the thick of the Major League Soccer playoff race....
02:48, 09/16/2019

Democrats divided on sanctuary city initiative TUCSON — The fall campaign is underway. On Tucson’s sanctuary city initiative, Democrats are divided. “It’s been difficult,” Pima County Democratic Party Chair Alison Jones said. “Ideally we’d like to be on t...
02:49, 09/16/2019

The Warm-Up: Arsenal were *actually* scared of Watford "Plus, Norwich are reaping the rewards of faith, Frank Lampard’s legacy is already set, Roberto Firmino is on another level and Matteo Guendouzi needs to learn about larging it."...
02:49, 09/16/2019

Wyoming's shrinking coal industry leads to job losses The national slowdown for coal is being felt especially hard this summer in Wyoming's Powder River Basin, where four of the state's biggest coal mining companies went through a lockout, bankruptcies and a merger....
03:48, 09/16/2019

Apple takes fight against 13-billion-euro EU tax order to court Apple will launch a legal challenge on Tuesday to a European Commission order to pay 13 billion euros ($14.4 billion) in Irish back taxes in a landmark case in the EU's crackdown on tax avoidance by multinational companies....
05:16, 09/16/2019

Trump pledges to help allies in Middle East after Saudi attacks U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday the United States would help its allies despite U.S. energy independence, after Washington blamed Iran for an attack on Saudi Arabia that has closed 5% of global crude output....
05:16, 09/16/2019

Rare Madagascar dugong is In big trouble Madagascar’s rare dugong is facing extinction. A study found some of the dugongs are so genetically unique that losing them would be like losing a species of elephant.        ...
05:16, 09/16/2019

AstraZeneca diabetes drug granted fast track status for heart failure treatment AstraZeneca's diabetes drug, Farxiga, has been granted fast track designation by U.S. regulators for the treatment of heart failure, boosting prospects of wider use of the drug and putting it ahead of rivals....
05:48, 09/16/2019

Kourtney Kardashian Wanted to Skip Her B-Day Party & "Just Be Alone" After Epic Fight With Kim Milestone birthdays are weird for most of us. So we weren't surprised to see Kourtney Kardashian feeling stressed about hers during Sunday's new and very emotional episode of......
05:48, 09/16/2019

Fantasy Football Week 3 Early Waiver Wire Targets, Injury Replacements Another week, another round of injuries for Fantasy players to deal with. Dave Richard takes a look at the ramifications of Drew Brees' injury before looking ahead to the waiver wire....
06:48, 09/16/2019

New Mexico man accused of leaking ex-girlfriend’s nudes to her friends, family A New Mexico man allegedly sent his ex-girlfriend’s nude photos to her family and friends — and dished out her personal information to complete strangers — in an act of revenge after she broke up with him, according to a new report....
06:48, 09/16/2019

Edward Snowden calls on Emmanuel Macron to grant him asylum in France Edward Snowden, the National Security Agency whistleblower who leaked classified documents detailing secret surveillance programs, is pleading with French President Emmanuel Macron to grant him asylum in France. Snowden, who is currently under politi...
06:48, 09/16/2019

Islamic studies lecturer held for a year in one of Iran’s harshest prisons A British-Australian Islamic studies instructor has been held in Iran for nearly a year — in the same prison as the young travel-blogging couple held for flying a drone without a permit near Tehran, officials revealed. Kylie Moore-Gilbert, who ...
06:48, 09/16/2019

Facing redundancy in New Zealand? Send in the clowns An employee of a New Zealand advertising company hired a professional clown to sit with him as his support person at a redundancy meeting in which he was fired, the Stuff New Zealand reported....
07:16, 09/16/2019

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
07:17, 09/16/2019

Kashmir: Pro-India lawmaker arrested under controversial law The former leader of the Indian-administered part of Kashmir was arrested on Monday under a controversial law that allows authorities to detain people for two years without trial....
07:48, 09/16/2019

Oil Prices Spike After Attack on Saudi Facilities but Lasting Disruption Seen Unlikely Experts say a severe shock to energy markets and the world economy is unlikely. They expect oil and gas prices to rise modestly, if the damage is quickly repaired....
08:34, 09/16/2019

WWE Clash of Champions results: Rollins survives Strowman, but Fiend gets last laugh Seth Rollins defeated Braun Strowman in the main event, but a post-match attack by The Field is what will drive WWE forward and into Survivor Series....
09:19, 09/16/2019

U.S. Soldier Killed in Afghanistan Just Over a Week After Trump Scraps Peace Talks The soldier, who was killed while fighting alongside Afghan commandos in Wardak Province, is the 17th American service member to die during combat operations this year....
09:48, 09/16/2019

Rachel Roddy’s recipe for sausages with red onion and grapes | A Kitchen in Rome Like many Italian recipes, this one calls for few ingredients, but they all count: fat sausages in a sweet-sour sauce of braised red onion and red and white grapesAlastair Little puts it well in the preface to his book Keep it Simple: “Simple food do...
09:48, 09/16/2019

The Raddest Fall Jacket Is Actually the Inside of Another Jacket Liner jackets are exactly what they sound like—an insulated liner designed to button into the interior of an M-65 field jacket. Here are the best from Uniqlo, Visvim, Muji, and more....
09:49, 09/16/2019

Daniel Jones time? Pat Shurmur won’t commit to Eli Manning as Giants’ starter The door is wide open. Speaking Monday a day after the Giants’ loss to the Bills dropped them to 0-2, head coach Pat Shurmur left open the possibility that rookie Daniel Jones could take over for Eli Manning as the team’s starting quarter...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Antonio Brown celebrates Patriots debut with family Antonio Brown celebrated his New England Patriots debut with his family Sunday — after bolting from the media following the Pats’ 43-0 blowout against the Miami Dolphins. The embattled receiver — who is denying rape and sexual misco...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Tiny little drums play tiny little cover of System Of A Down's "Toxicity" System Of A Down’s catalogue lends itself well to goofy internet remixing. In the past, we’ve highlighted a cheery, acoustic version of “Chop Suey” and a bunch of Wolf Of Wall Street clips laboriously matched to the same song. Now, we’ve discovered t...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Two men face charges for getting too close to Old Faithful at Yellowstone National Park Two tourists face criminal charges for taking a dangerously close look at Old Faithful Geyser in Yellowstone National Park, officials said. The men were photographed last week at the edge of Old Faithful, peering down into the natural wonder — appare...
10:16, 09/16/2019

How Long Before These Salmon Are Gone? ‘Maybe 20 Years’ Warming waters and a series of dams are making the grueling migration of the Chinook salmon even more deadly — and threatening dozens of other species....
10:17, 09/16/2019

BMW X2 M35i 2019 UK review The X2 visits BMW M to receive a hot-hatch drivetrain in its crossover-coupé body, with mixed results Cars that try to be all things to all people usually end up feeling as compromised as the brief suggests. That’s what BMW set out to avoid with th...
10:48, 09/16/2019

Kourtney Kardashian Admits She Feels Pressure From Billionaire Sister Kylie Jenner Kourtney Kardashian is surrounded by success! Whether it's her famous friends or closest family members, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star stays close to some hard working......
10:48, 09/16/2019

Rod Stewart Reveals He's "in the Clear" After Private Battle With Prostate Cancer Rod Stewart is a cancer survivor. The 74-year-old singer revealed his private battle with prostate cancer at a fundraiser for the Prostate Project and European Tour Foundation over the......
10:48, 09/16/2019

Carnivàle Actor Brian Turk Dead at 49 After Cancer Battle Hollywood has lost a star. Brian Turk, the star of HBO's 2003 show Carnivàle and many other hit series, has passed away, E! News can confirm. According to TMZ, the famed actor,......
10:48, 09/16/2019

'Hustlers': How do Cardi B and Lizzo fare in their big-screen acting debuts? Chart-toppers Cardi B and Lizzo make their acting debuts in stripper drama "Hustlers," which is earning Oscar buzz for Jennifer Lopez.        ...
10:48, 09/16/2019

She's written hits for Selena Gomez and Shawn Mendes. Now Charli XCX is ready for stardom "Fancy" hitmaker Charli XCX will release her third album, "Charli," on Sept. 13. She opens up about anxiety, commercial success and Lizzo going No. 1.        ...
10:48, 09/16/2019

Trigo raises $22 million to challenge Amazon Go with automated grocery stores Trigo is one of several startups targeting supermarkets with automated cashierless technology that allows customers to shop without stopping to pay.Read More...
10:48, 09/16/2019

Pokemon's Ash finally becomes a master after 22 years When Ash Ketchum first hit our screens in 1997 in the global hit Pokemon, he says in the theme song: "I wanna be, the very best, like no one ever was."...
11:16, 09/16/2019

CBP officers seize nearly 51 pounds of meth at Dennis DeConcini Crossing TUCSON – Federal authorities seized nearly 51 pounds of methamphetamine and arrested a woman who was crossing into Arizona through the Dennis DeConcini Crossing in Nogales on Tuesday. U.S. Customs and Border Protection says officers searched a ...
11:16, 09/16/2019

U.S. to allow drivers to choose 'quiet car' alert sounds The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Monday proposed allowing automakers to offer a variety of sound choices for electric vehicles and other "quiet cars" to choose from to alert pedestrians....
11:16, 09/16/2019

Italy Arrests Leaders Of Juventus Hardline Ultra Fans The arrests were the culmination of a year-long probe centred on the alleged blackmail of ticketing officials by the "ultras", who wanted cut-price blocks of tickets they could sell to fellow fans....
11:16, 09/16/2019

Pakistan Pick Umar Akmal, Shehzad Among Probables For Uncertain SL Series Both Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal have been out of favour with the previous national selection committee and the team management and were not considered for the World Cup earlier this year....
11:16, 09/16/2019

Boris Johnson booed by protesters in Luxembourg British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was loudly booed by protesters shouting “Shame on you!” — forcing him to abandon a planned press briefing with an angry Luxembourg PM Xavier Bettel. “We need written proposals and time is ticking. So stop speaking...
11:16, 09/16/2019

Texas girl dies from brain-eating amoeba she got while swimming in river A young Texas girl who was infected by a brain-eating amoeba from swimming in a river has died from the rare illness, according to reports. Lily Mae Avant, 10, succumbed to the often-fatal amoeba known as Naegleria fowleri early Monday at Cook Childr...
11:16, 09/16/2019

Mental health counsellors fan out across the Bahamas in wake of hurricane Dorian Stories of survival are trickling out across northern Bahamas as the initial shock wears off from Hurricane Dorian, one of the strongest Atlantic hurricanes in history....
11:16, 09/16/2019

Pac-12 Admits Officials Missed Critical Penalty On Last Play In Arizona State's Upset Of Michigan State Things got weird at the end of Arizona State’s ugly 10-7 victory over No. 18 Michigan State in East Lansing last Saturday. The Spartans were in ASU territory and with 11 seconds left in the fourth quarter, MSU kicker Matt Coghlin appeared to connect ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Seattle Sounders Fans Walk Out Of Match Due To MLS Ban Of Protest Signs Following months of ideological clashing and semantic disagreements on the meaning of the word “political,” the largest Seattle Sounders supporter group took a more disruptive approach to its fight against MLS’s ban on protest signs, represented most...
11:48, 09/16/2019

UK's Johnson buffeted in Luxembourg, says Brexit deal emerging Britain's Boris Johnson said on Monday that a Brexit deal was beginning to emerge, but the EU said he offered nothing to break the impasse during a visit to Luxembourg where he was harangued loudly by protesters and rebuked for trying to shift the bl...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Beleaguered U.S. energy shares soar after attacks on Saudi facilities Shares of U.S. energy companies surged on Monday, as a jump in oil prices in the wake of attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities gave new juice to a sector that has been a chronic underperformer....
11:48, 09/16/2019

8 major books being made into movies soon, from 'The Goldfinch' to 'Little Women' Can't wait for 'Cats' and 'Little Women'? Here's a preview of which novels book-lovers can expect to get the Hollywood treatment in the near future.        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Fall reading guide: This autumn's must-read books Elton John, Prince and Demi Moore bare all in autobiographies; while Ann Patchett, Steph Cha and Jami Attenberg stun with powerful literary fiction.        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Ben Westhoff's 'Fentanyl, Inc.' confronts horrible truths about America's opioid epidemic Ben Westhoff's book is a four-year deep-dive into the world of designer drugs, and is an impressive work of investigative journalism.        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

5 books not to miss: ‘Cold Storage,’ ‘Fentanyl, Inc.,’ Salman Rushdie’s ‘Quichotte’ Salman Rushdie puts a modern spin on Don Quixote with "Quichotte," and screenwriter David Koepp pens a thrilling disaster tale.        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

4-year-old sells lemonade to raise money for Florida State coach Willie Taggart's buyout Grayton Grant, 4-year-old son of a Florida State booster, teamed up with his dad to sell lemonade, with money going toward Willie Taggart's buyout.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

Most of the robocalls you get aren't coming from AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile numbers Americans received 200 million unwanted calls per day during the first half of the year, according to the report.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

iPhone 11: Get ready to see 'Slofies' all over the internet Apple's new iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max come with enhancements that include the ability to record slow-motion videos with the selfie camera.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

A full moon will rise Friday the 13th. Here's why it's so rare - and why it'll look small A stunning harvest moon will rise in the eastern sky on Friday the 13th. It's also a micromoon, too, which means it's an unusually small full moon       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

RBI Allows Payment Of All Recurring Bills Via Bharat Bill Payment System As per BBPS website, the facility would be expanded to include other types of repetitive payments like insurance premium, mutual funds, school fees, EMIs, and municipal taxes, among others....
12:16, 09/16/2019

Bank Officer's Union Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four officers' organizations of public sector banks (PSBs) have threatened to go on strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into four. The unions have jointly given a strike call for......
12:16, 09/16/2019

Genocide threat for Myanmar’s Rohingya greater than ever, investigators warn Human Rights Council Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide than ever, amid Government attempts to “erase their identity and remove them from the country”, UN-appointed independent investigators said on Monday...
12:48, 09/16/2019

2006 Mumbai Blast Convict Asked For Books, Court Seeks Centre's Response The Delhi High Court on Monday sought response of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on a plea by a convict in the 2006 Mumbai train bombings case seeking copies of certain publications free......
13:16, 09/16/2019

Why the U.S. is less dependent than ever on Saudi oil Attacks on Saudi oil facilities have roiled global markets, sending petroleum prices higher despite America's oil boom.       ...
13:17, 09/16/2019

Millennials, you've got this all wrong. You need to stop 'saving' for retirement. Target date funds are one way Broke Millennial Takes on Investing author Erin Lowry says millennials can get over fear and invest in a 401(k) or IRA.       ...
13:17, 09/16/2019

World Boxing C'ships: Panghal Among 4 Indian Boxers To Seek Quarters Spot Four Indian boxers will hunt a quarter-final berth as the pre-quarter-final action begins on Tuesday at the Men's World Boxing Championships in Ekaterinburg, Russia....
13:17, 09/16/2019

‘Pokemon Go’ will add Gen 5 Pokemon from the Unova region later today Nearly a year after bringing Generation 4 Pokemon from the Sinnoh region to Pokemon Go, Niantic is expanding the game’s PokeDex once again this week with the addition of creatures from Unova. These were the Pokemon featured in Pokémon Bl...
13:48, 09/16/2019

"Common Insult In South Africa": Elon Musk Explains "Pedo Guy" Tweet Elon Musk on Monday said he did not intend to accuse a British diver of pedophilia by branding him a "pedo guy" on Twitter, as the Tesla Incchief executive sought to dismiss a defamation lawsuit....
13:48, 09/16/2019

GM's first offer called for workers to pay 15% of health care tab The automaker first proposed that UAW members pay 15 percent of health care costs, sources said, well below the national average of 28 percent but far higher than the 3 to 4 percent workers currently pay....
13:49, 09/16/2019

GM strike costing up to $90 million a day as union members hold out for a 'fair deal' GM shares were down nearly 3% Monday as analysts estimated the strike could cost GM tens of millions of dollars per day. The talks resumed at 10 a.m. Monday....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Liverpool looked lost vs Napoli last year... now Jurgen Klopp wants a statement vs the 'cheeky b******s' Not even the relentlessly upbeat Jurgen Klopp would have dared tout Liverpool as potential winners of last season's Champions League after their previous visit to Naples....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Victoria, second-most complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton, set to go on display Victoria, the second most complete skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus rex, has finally gone on display after paleontologists first discovered the remains of massive beast six years ago....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Frontier eliminates change fees for some fliers, ups it for others; what you need to know Frontier passengers will no longer pay a fee for flight changes made at least 60 days ahead. But fees for changes outside that window are going up.       ...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Guarding the Sanctity of Italian Food, One Meal at a Time The SoHo chapter of the Accademia Italiana della Cucina gathers each month to review a restaurant and uphold its ideal of that nation’s cuisine. (No red sauce, please!)...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Tyson Fury to see specialist due to doubts over Deontay Wilder rematch Tyson Fury maintained his unbeaten status by seeing off Otto Wallin, but suffered a huge gash close to his eye which has cast doubt over his future fights...
15:32, 09/16/2019

‘I’d ask my mum: why do you drink?’ Andie MacDowell on childhood and Hollywood She learned responsibility young, caring for her mother – then became a stunningly successful model and screen star. The actor talks about ageing on screen, why she eschews drugs, and her pride in her daughters’ acting careersAndie MacDowell’s career...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Beehives, farewells, and a Wu-Tang surprise made up the best of Riot Fest 2019 The 15th anniversary of Riot Fest had all the hallmarks of the “most intimate, large music festival,” including farewell stops, notable reunions, chanting crowds, and dancing in mud pits (though the Riot Fest pig seemed to have sat this year out). No...
15:32, 09/16/2019

World’s coolest family recreates iconic album covers for family photos Sure, maybe your family tried to get cute with the annual Christmas card picture, putting a Santa hat on the dog or some such whimsy. Sorry, but that doesn’t hold a candle to the Robinson family. Photographer Mike Levad posted on Bored Panda, “Over t...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Illinois teen’s memory resets every two hours after head injury Of all the types of injuries a person can sustain, head injuries tend to be the scariest. Scientists have learned a lot about how the human brain works, but there are still many uncertainties. That’s especially true when it comes to brain injur...
16:00, 09/16/2019

Peter Frampton concert review: Classic rocker bids NYC farewell “I won’t say goodbye,” Peter Frampton said following an emotional, career-spanning concert at Madison Square Garden Friday night, part of his “Frampton Finale Tour.” Over the course of the evening, Frampton paid tribute ...
16:32, 09/16/2019

Facebook's Libra in regulators' sights as ECB's Coeure warns of 'stablecoin' risks Facebook's attempt to drag cryptocurrencies into the mainstream with its Libra digital coin met with further scepticism on Monday when an ECB board member said such "stablecoins" posed serious risks....
16:32, 09/16/2019

VW, Ford in talks to develop second electric car in Europe: Handelsblatt Ford could build more than one model of electric car based on Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform, Ford's Europe Chief Stuart Rowley told German daily Handelsblatt....
16:32, 09/16/2019

Fintech company Plaid discloses investments from Visa, Mastercard Financial technology company Plaid Inc said on Monday that Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc were strategic investors in a $250 million round of Series C financing raised in December....
16:32, 09/16/2019

Mark Ruffalo wants British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to stop using the Hulk to push Brexit It’s pretty cool that superhero stuff has become totally mainstream, but sometimes it seems like the general cultural acceptance of The Justice League and The Avengers might actually be a bad thing. Case in point, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson...
16:32, 09/16/2019

Iran seizes vessel in Gulf 'for smuggling diesel fuel' amid heightened Saudi tensions Iran's Revolutionary Guards have reportedly seized a vessel in the Gulf for allegedly smuggling 250,000 litres of diesel fuel to the United Arab Emirates....
16:32, 09/16/2019

Liberal Democrat conference: The lure of Jo Swinson's yellow brick road The Lib Dems' bounceback continues apace with ex-Tory Sam Gyimah joining the ambitious band of defectors united by opposition to Brexit. As they meet for their conference, Julian Glover asks if they can hold on to their advantage...
16:32, 09/16/2019

New Airbus planes will track when you go to the bathroom The connected home is a pretty mainstream phenomenon at this point, as more and more consumers bring products like smart speakers and displays, connected video doorbells, smart appliances and the like into their lives, making ubiquitous connectivity ...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Trump says US response to oil attack depends on Saudi Arabia's assessment US secretaries of state and energy both explicitly blamed Iran for the attack but Trump suggests US did not have definitive evidenceEverything you need to know about the Saudi Arabia oil attacksDonald Trump has said the US response to the attack on S...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Sanders to attend latest climate forum while Biden and Warren pass Kamala Harris, Beto O’Rourke and Amy Klobuchar to also miss the MSNBC event timed to align with global climate strikesFormer vice-president Joe Biden and the Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren, leading candidates for the Democratic presidential n...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Blingy vaporizers and gold rolling papers: luxury cannabis brands court the affluent As marijuana becomes more acceptable and its consumer base grows, companies are aiming for prestigeDespite being expensive and sometimes rare, cannabis isn’t typically considered a luxury good. It’s too closely associated with slovenly, underperformi...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Arthur Masuaku sees red as West Ham hold out for a point at Aston Villa West Ham arrived here on a quest for the victory that would have lifted them to third in the table but they ended up relieved to take a point. They did not deserve more. Nor did Aston Villa, and that was frustrating for the hosts, who spent the last ...
17:00, 09/16/2019