UBERABANEWS.COM: Latest News of The Day 16:32, 09/13/2019

AI Weekly: Hurray for boring AI

I keep having the same conversation with companies that want to brief me about their latest AI-related news: It's not exciting, but it's smart.Read More...

AI Weekly: Hurray for boring AI

Source: google.com

CBOE Expands Weekly Options By One Day Allows Traders to More Easily "Roll" from One Weekly Expiration to Another CHICAGO, IL, June 30, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that as of Thursday, July 1, all new Weekly options series listed at CBOE will begin trading on Thursdays and expire the following Friday. Prior to this change, ne...
23:32, 05/01/2019

This Is How You Do a Boring Car Right I think my most fervently-held political belief may be my fierce allegiance to the Antiboca movement, the grassroots organization of people very much against boring cars. That’s why I’m so baffled about my fascination with this car, the Daihatsu Appl...
10:16, 06/30/2019

How to Tell If You're Boring Boring people are everywhere—at work, at your kid’s school, maybe even at home. But perhaps the only thing worse than be trapped in a dull conversation with Mr. Monotonous is discovering that, actually, the boring one is you....
13:16, 06/19/2019

What to Do About Your Incredibly Boring Job You’re wasting half your work day goofing off because there just isn’t enough to do— and it’s driving you crazy. Here’s how to make a change so you’re not just killing time on Facebook waiting for the clock to strike five....
08:48, 06/27/2019

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

"Boring Start" in Commodities: Will It Last? Softs and grains have not been very exciting this year, so far. Jeffrey Kennedy, editor of our Commodity Junctures, tells ElliottWave TV if he thinks the lack of volatility should persist....
05:16, 05/01/2019

Boring Cars Are Eyesores That story about a man’s fight with his homeowner’s association over his patina’d truck was hardly the first time we’ve reported on a draconian HOA hating a cool car. These stories always play out the same way: someone lives in a neighborhood, someon...
10:32, 05/10/2019

White People Are Boring Soggy toilet paper sheet repurposed as a mesh romper for bougie chipmunks David Brooks emerged from his seltzer waterbed today to warn us that the Democrats will definitely lose the Presidential election if we don’t remember to be as damp as he is. H...
13:00, 06/28/2019

Trump on Democratic debate: 'BORING' President Donald Trump dismissed the first Democratic debate as "BORING" on Wednesday night as he flew off to Japan, predicting that the 10 rivals on stage seeking to toss him from office in the 2020 election would do poorly....
19:32, 06/26/2019

The NHL Offseason Is Off To A Roaring, Boring Start This right here is why the National Hockey League doesn’t get it. Erik Karlsson just signed a record-setting eight-year deal worth more than $11 million per year with the San Jose Sharks without any fuss or muss. Deal framed, talked about, signed. Co...
18:00, 06/17/2019

The Robots Want to Steal (the Boring Parts of) Your Job MIT's Erik Brynjolfsson on why the Westworld dystopia is (hopefully) far off and why you should never use a telepresence robot to tell someone they’re dying....
09:32, 04/28/2019

| Don't blame me for boring races - Hamilton Lewis Hamilton told his and F1's critics not to blame the drivers for "boring" processional races, but instead to turn their focus on the rule-makers....
21:16, 06/23/2019

Mercedes F1 Dominance 'Boring,' Says One of Few Humans Able to Do Something About That Recently, Ferrari Formula One driver and four-time champion Sebastian Vettel made a bold claim, sending shockwaves through an unsuspecting community: That the Mercedes F1 team’s dominance is “boring.” Vettel also happens to be one of the few people ...
08:16, 05/02/2019

I Need a Replacement For My Honda Element and it Can't Be Boring! What Car Should I Buy? George and his wife have a ten-year-old Honda Element that they love, but it’s time to move on to something newer. They have a healthy budget for a nice AWD/4WD vehicle, but she is adamant that it can’t be the “typical crossover” or have a boring col...
10:48, 05/16/2019

Boring or Not, ThinkPads Are Still the Laptops of My Dreams As a tech writer, I’ve used a lot of laptops. I’ve reviewed laptops, shopped for laptops with my friends, and painstakingly tested laptops for myself every time I’m in the market for a new one. And these days, despite all the great, portable, innovat...
20:16, 09/05/2019

The Most Boring Thing About A Vector W8 Is Its Exhaust Note The Vector W8 Twin Turbo was the king of the automotive world’s collective imagination in the 1980s. It was all excess all the time, and it vroom vroomed around in the day dreams of many young and easily influenced automotive enthusiasts. Everything ...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Here's Why All of F1's Newest Circuits Feel So Damn Boring Are you really a Formula One fan if you haven’t cursed a Tilkedrome at least once in your life? It’s pretty commonplace to lambast the series for the hellishly boring, cookie-cutter approach to track construction since Hermann Tilke joined the racing...
11:16, 06/05/2019

How will Kris Bryant be greeted in 'boring' St. Louis? The Cubs star fanned the Cubs-Cardinals flames with his winter comments about Chicago's rival city. Now he's making his first trip of the season to town?...
04:48, 05/31/2019

Ditching 672 Pounds Can Turn the Most Boring Car Into a Fun Time Even the most boring little commuter daily driver hatchback can be turned into a riot of a good time by removing the weight of a particularly large Grizzly Bear. When your tiny four cylinder economy car only has to haul around 2/3rds of the car’s ori...
20:32, 07/19/2019

Deontay Wilder: ‘Tyson Fury is the most boring one out of all of us’ 'I come with a whole different mindset. And we already know that I come with the right hand from hell.' Deontay Wilder in his own words The post Deontay Wilder: ‘Tyson Fury is the most boring one out of all of us’ appeared first on Boxing...
15:00, 05/13/2019

The 90210 Revival Is Weird as Hell—But At Least It’s Not Boring BH90210 knows what you’re expecting from a revival of the defining teen drama of the 1990s. And in its first few minutes, the show delivers. There’s that iconic credits sequence, with the now-middle-aged original cast posing against a sta...
20:16, 08/06/2019

Las Vegas is about to take a gamble on Musk’s Boring Company Contract for Tesla-powered underground system reveals lofty goals for a company whose founder is known for missing deadlinesLas Vegas is set to give Elon Musk’s Boring Company its first payout: a $44m contract to build a high-speed underground transi...
01:16, 05/18/2019

If Harry and Meghan want a quieter life, they need to be more boring. Here’s how Less public pontificating; more afternoons spent flower arranging. If generous Uncle Elton wants to see you, let him make the journey to youThose angered by what feels like nigh-constant nitpicking at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are not imagining ...
11:00, 08/31/2019

Will Watch It Because "I Have To": Trump On "Boring" Democratic Debate President Donald Trump said he will watch the first Democratic debate on television on Wednesday night, even though he will be flying to Japan and considers the event "boring."...
16:00, 06/26/2019

‘BORING!’ Trump yawns at Democratic debate NBC NEWS – President Donald Trump’s initial reaction to the first 2020 Democratic presidential debate: “BORING!” The presidential tweet landed as candidates on the debate stage in Miami were asked about the crisis at the south...
15:00, 06/27/2019

Don't blame drivers if races are boring, says Hamilton "Lewis Hamilton said Formula One\u0027s rule makers should take the blame for boring races, rather than drivers, after Sunday\u0027s French Grand Prix served up a strong contender for most soporific of the season."...
18:48, 06/23/2019

Elon Musk’s Boring Co. raises $120 million in outside funding Elon Musk's plan to connect major cities with Hyperloop tunnels is raising the interest of investors. Boring Co. authorized the sale of $120 million in stock today, reported Bloomberg. It's the first outside investment for Musk's infra...
21:16, 07/25/2019

The First And Only King Of The Hill Video Game Came Out 19 Years Ago And It's Boring King of The Hill was on for from 1997 to 2010, aired over 250 episodes, won two Emmy awards and has been called one of the best-animated shows of all time. Yet unlike The Simpsons, which received many games across multiple platforms, the world was on...
18:00, 06/29/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Co. Raises $120 Million In First Outside Investment The investment values the company at about $920 million after the new cash injection, according to a Boring Co. spokesman. The chief investors in the round were 8VC, Vy Capital, Craft Ventures, Valor......
02:32, 07/27/2019

Trump says he’ll watch ‘boring’ Democratic presidential debates ​Count President Trump among the viewers​ who will tune in to the first Democratic presidential debates that begin Wednesday evening in Miami. “It just seems very boring, but I’m going to watch it because I have to,” ​Trump said in ...
09:00, 06/26/2019

'Oh no, I have the world's most boring name!' The show of artists called Smith A new exhibition unites artist with a common surname. We sent a Smith of our own along – to see what else Patti, Paul, Bob and Roberta have in commonCan you spot a Smith? Would you like to see one? Maybe you are one – I am. Having the most common sur...
08:00, 07/03/2019

ThinkPad X1 Carbon review (2019): Sometimes it’s good to be boring The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the most established laptops around, and this year's model marks the 7th iteration of the series. Just like every one before it, this X1 Carbon is thinner and lighter than ever. What else is new? Well, there'...
08:32, 08/20/2019

Why Ostensibly Boring Cars Like This $2,700 Ford LTD Are the Ultimate Bargains I’ve been surfing Craigslist pretty much nonstop over the past decade, and in that time, there’s been one group of vehicles that has tempted me more than any other: “boring cars” in beautiful condition. Vehicles like the spotless, affordable Ford LTD...
13:00, 05/21/2019

Boring Company will expand to China in late August The Boring Company's tunnel projects haven't had the warmest reception in the US, but that might not matter as much in the near future. Elon Musk has revealed that he'll be launching the company in China while visiting Shanghai for th...
20:48, 08/03/2019

Hamilton: "Bad decisions" by F1's rulemakers lead to boring races Lewis Hamilton says boring Formula 1 races are not the drivers' fault and instead the blame lies at the rulemakers for a "constant cycle" of making bad decisions...
14:32, 06/23/2019

Supercars champion McLaughlin denies claims he's become "boring" Scott McLaughlin has hit back at comments from Supercars rival David Reynolds that he has become "boring", claiming that he's simply "grown up" since moving to DJR Team Penske...
00:00, 08/24/2019

Stranger Things 3 Game Is A Boring Rehash Of The Show In season three of Netflix’s Stranger Things, the idyllic small-town peace of Hawkins, Indiana is once again shattered by from another dimension. Only this time, there’s a licensed tie-in video game to document all of the show’s pop culture reference...
16:16, 07/08/2019

Here are the mostly boring contenders for 2019's song of the summer Below-average releases from normally reliable superstars means listeners are still waiting for this season’s “Despacito.”        ...
20:32, 06/12/2019

The Boring Company gets the go-ahead to build Las Vegas transport tunnel Elon Musk's Boring Company has officially landed its first commercial contract: A $48.7 million project to build an underground transportation system around the Las Vegas Convention Center. The initiative has been dubbed the Campus Wide People M...
04:48, 05/23/2019

Nintendo Labo VR review: Cute, cardboard and kinda boring Virtual reality devotees scoffed at the introduction of Google Cardboard five years ago: Why would anyone settle for such a limited, feeble-looking piece of paper when "real" headsets were on the horizon? But Cardboard was never about competing......
10:48, 05/02/2019

Star Wars' Captain Phasma Has Become So Much More Than a Boring Masked Badass Captain Phasma is essentially the Boba Fett of the Star Wars sequels. She exists to be a very cool character design that can sell a lot of toys and can never live up to the hype of that design, narratively speaking. She, also like Boba Fett, has gone...
10:48, 08/01/2019

Perfect Character Balance Is 'Boring,' Says Samurai Shodown Director During Evo 2019, I sat down with Samurai Shodown director Nobuyuki Kuroki to discuss his work on the new game. Since the game’s release in June, players have noticed some character balance issues in Samurai Shodown. In our interview, Kuroki admitted ...
19:48, 08/07/2019

Video: Chain Bear on why the Spanish Grand Prix is boring The 2019 Spanish Grand Prix proved to be a tame affair, with Lewis Hamilton effectively sealing victory after passing his polesitting Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the start...
09:16, 05/15/2019

The Democratic debate was boring. And centrists were to blame | Bhaskar Sunkara Thursday’s debate was a reminder that the equivocating core of the party has not yet been vanquishedThursday’s debate was difficult to get through, kind of like watching season five of a sitcom you used to like. Scenes are dragging on, characters you...
05:01, 09/13/2019

Unsweetened: Android swaps sugary codenames for boring numbers [credit: Google ] We usually get a fun codename to go along with each big new Android release. The names are based on sugary snacks that started with the letter ...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Game of groans: how boring historical accuracy ruined Vikings The show was every bit Game of Thrones’s equal, until its linchpin character died and the plotting became wildly illogicalWhen Ian McShane pithily remarked that Game of Thrones was “just tits and dragons”, you had to concede he had a point. Yes, it’s...
10:16, 07/15/2019

Trump slams Democratic debate in one-word tweet: ‘BORING!’ President Trump sent his first tweet a little more than half an hour into the Democratic presidential primary debate on Wednesday, and made clear what he thought of the proceeding. “BORING!” Trump tweeted at 9:35 p.m. as Democratic hopefuls — includi...
05:00, 06/27/2019

Boring and lifeless: Cricket NSW slams plans for drop-in pitch at the SCG SCG Trust is considering a drop-in pitch at the behest of the AFLCricket NSW is strongly opposed to the changeCricket NSW is opposing moves to use drop-in pitches at the SCG, fearing it will result in boring cricket which will turn off spectators.The...
19:16, 07/01/2019

My partner is boring and I’ve fallen for an older, married guy at work | Dear Mariella Don’t let yourself be a diversion for an ageing, unhappily married man – or waste your time with an unexciting boyfriend, says Mariella FrostrupThe dilemma I’m 21 and have been with my partner for three years. We moved in together last summer, but si...
22:16, 07/06/2019

Some F1 races are 'incredibly boring' admits driver Sergio Pérez – video Racing Point driver Sergio Pérez claimed Formula 1 has become ‘boring’ at the front of the grid ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix. Mercedes have won all eight races of the 2019 season, with Lewis Hamilton securing pole position in the last four. ‘Defi...
05:48, 06/28/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Co. lands first 'people mover' deal in Las Vegas Elon Musk's The Boring Co. has signed up its first paying customer -- the Las Vegas Convention Center, where the company will begin building a "people mover" this summer....
11:16, 05/24/2019

Apple and Samsung smartwatches look utterly boring next to this company’s crazy new design Smartwatch designs from companies that aren’t Apple or Samsung are starting to get pretty trippy these days, with new concepts emerging that seem to have more of a science fiction provenance than a desire to simply combine the functionality of ...
15:00, 07/22/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Co raises about $117 million in latest funding round Elon Musk's Boring Co raised about $117 million in its latest round of funding from 20 unnamed investors after offering to sell about $120 million in equity, the company disclosed in a regulatory filing on Friday....
16:00, 07/26/2019

I've Finally Gotten Tired Of Making My Video Game Characters Look Like Boring Slobs I recently got my hands on Daemon X Machina, the new mech action game for the Nintendo Switch, and I was immediately dazzled—not by the power and might of my giant robot armor, or the weighty action of sci-fi combat—but by how much fun it was to styl...
11:16, 09/18/2019

Draymond Green fires back at Mike Greenberg and ‘boring ass show’ Draymond Green was trying to play nice by downplaying the criticism of referees during the Warriors-Rockets playoff series, but once somebody criticized him for that, the gloves came off. ESPN’s Mike Greenberg became the target after leaving an...
09:00, 05/02/2019

'I didn't know it was so boring': Tedium ends Matosas's reign as Costa Rica coach 52-year-old steps down after less than a year in the roleCoach cites lack of work with players as reason behind decisionThe Costa Rica coach, Gustavo Matosas, has resigned after less than a year in the job, blaming the frequent down times between gam...
06:48, 09/05/2019

Trump pans Biden speech as ‘Sooo Boring!’ between visits with shooting victims ​President Trump tuned in to Joe Biden’s speech in Iowa on Wednesday afternoon as he ​traveled between​ mass shooting sites in Dayton, Ohio, and El Paso, Texas, panning the Democratic frontrunner’s remarks as “Sooo Boring!”​ &...
15:16, 08/07/2019

'So boring': Vettel on Mercedes' form after Bottas and Hamilton dominate in Azerbaijan – video Valtteri Bottas held off teammate Lewis Hamilton and cruised to victory in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku and retook the lead over the reigning Formula One world champion in the points standings.After the race, Sebastian Vettel - who finished thir...
07:32, 05/01/2019

Ruin the magic of Marvel by watching Iron Man's climactic snap against a boring green screen Movie magic’s one thing, but the MCU’s a whole other beast. That much is evident in the climactic battle of Avengers: Endgame, when the film gathers just about every single character, from The Hulk to Captain Marvel, for a massive, franchise-rattling...
14:48, 06/21/2019

Elon Musk's Boring Company Secures $48.6 Million Contract in Las Vegas Despite Embarrassing Demonstration in L.A. The city of Las Vegas has approved a $48.6 million contract for Elon Musk’s Boring Company to build an underground transit line that’s scheduled to be completed by January 2021, just in time for the Consumer Electronics Show. But it remains to be see...
12:48, 05/23/2019

Make Your Boring Vegetables Yummy: 3 Tasty Yet Healthy Turai (Ridge Gourd) Dishes To Try In order to lead a healthy lifestyle, it is essential to load up on green vegetables. There is no dearth of green vegetables that are rich in essential vitamins and minerals, but a lot of us don't......
10:16, 05/01/2019

Trump slams ‘boring’ John Legend, ‘filthy mouthed’ Chrissy Teigen for not crediting his criminal justice reform President Trump lashed out over an MSNBC town hall event on criminal justice reform that didn't discuss the White House's efforts that passed earlier this year....
07:32, 09/09/2019

The Guardian Weekly is 100 years old Our seven-day print edition was first published on this day in 1919The Guardian Weekly at 100: the Wall Street crash to SuezPart two: Apollo 11 to Rwanda’s genocidePart three: 9/11 to TrumpAround 10 million people across the world read the Guardian’s...
09:48, 07/04/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: On a high (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 advances 0.8% as Fed chief Powell sends strong signal of an interest rate cut later this month ** All three major averages close at record highs, though there still may be trouble ahead ** ...
05:32, 07/15/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Saddle up (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 edges up 0.2% on the week. Strong jobs report spurs broad-based rally on Fri ** Indeed, even though the SPX has finally set a new record intraday high, a longer-term divergence remains a risk ...
05:32, 05/06/2019

AI Weekly: California is trying to control big tech Tech giants are facing threats of regulation on many fronts, but California is poised to become ground zero, as a new feature for Amazon's Alexa suggests.Read More...
10:48, 05/31/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Mayhem ** S&P 500 drops 2.6%, extends losing streak to 4 weeks. SPX sheds 6.6% in May as U.S.-China trade war intensifies and President Trump opens new front with Mexico ** Indeed, the SPX appeared heavy handed, ultimately leading to multi-month lows ...
17:48, 05/31/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Saddle up ** S&P 500 edges up 0.2% on the week. Strong jobs report spurs broad-based rally on Fri ** Indeed, even though the SPX has finally set a new record intraday high, a longer-term divergence remains a risk ** And an overheated Nasdaq may lead...
15:16, 05/03/2019

Oil Is Steady, Headed for Second Weekly Decline in a Row Oil prices were little changed but on track for a second consecutive weekly loss as bulging oil inventories in the U.S. reduce concerns of a global supply squeeze from sanctions on Iran and Venezuela....
09:16, 05/03/2019

Entertainment Weekly will become a monthly publication It’s been rumored for years, and on Thursday it finally became a reality: Meredith said Entertainment Weekly magazine will publish its last “weekly” issue on June 25 and become a monthly as of August. JD Heyman, deputy editor of People, will replace ...
22:48, 06/06/2019

Oil prices dip but set for solid weekly gains Oil took a breather on Friday after three days of solid gains, but was set for its strongest week since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S inventories and a looming hurricane in Florida, while new signs of trade talks emerged....
00:00, 08/30/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Pivot ** S&P 500 snaps 4-week losing streak, surges 4.4%. Wall Street rallies Fri on rate cut hopes, trade optimism ** Fed Chair Powell remarks Tues that Fed will act "as appropriate" in face of trade war, other risks; pivot seemingly opens door to pos...
13:48, 06/07/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Not half bad ** S&P 500 snaps 3-week winning streak, slips 0.3% as all eyes are on G20 Summit. Though index finishes first half up 17.3%, the best start to a year since 1997 ** That said, charts suggest risk the SPX may have a bumpy ride ahead ** And whi...
15:48, 06/28/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: On edge (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 up for second straight week, but adds just 0.5%. Trade tensions and Gulf tanker attacks weigh ** At first, the DJI was rolling sixes, and the SPX was streaking higher ** However, the SPX hi...
04:16, 06/17/2019

The fight against HIV: then and now – Science Weekly podcast Earlier this year, the UK government announced it wanted to end new HIV transmissions in England by 2030. Hannah Devlin looks at the history of the epidemic, including its impact on the gay community, recent promising drug trials and whether Britain ...
02:48, 06/14/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: On the defensive (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 drops for 3rd straight week as trade tensions, global growth worries mount. SPX loses 1.2% ** Indeed, SPX levels bear watching, especially in contested territory ** And timid Nasdaq troops p...
05:00, 05/28/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: On the defensive ** S&P 500 drops for 3rd straight week as trade tensions, global growth worries mount. SPX loses 1.2% ** Indeed, SPX levels bear watching, especially in contested territory ** And timid Nasdaq troops preceded a general retreat. This with a te...
16:32, 05/24/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Standoff (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 drops 0.8% on the week as China's aggressive stance in trade war with U.S. weighs ** At first support came under fire, but then oversold levels led to a bounce ** That bounce extended, but ...
04:48, 05/20/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Standoff ** S&P 500 drops 0.8% on the week as China's aggressive stance in trade war with U.S. weighs ** At first support came under fire, but then oversold levels led to a bounce ** That bounce extended, but it may have been built on sand, and may s...
13:48, 05/17/2019

AEW debuting weekly TNT show on October 2 There is a new day to watch professional wrestling on cable in primetime. TNT announced Wednesday that All Elite Wrestling’s yet-to-be-named two-hour weekly television show will begin on October 2. By putting the show on Wednesdays, it avoids any con...
09:48, 07/24/2019

The problem with sex – Science Weekly podcast Access to help for sexual problems is patchy and many fear the consequences of cuts to sexual health services could be profound. Nicola Davis investigatesPlease note: this podcast contains discussion of sexual abuseIn the UK, sexual dysfunction is fa...
07:00, 05/10/2019

How to stop MS in its tracks – Science Weekly podcast Ian Sample visits Professor Richard Reynolds at the MS Society tissue bank to hear how research on brains of patients who died with multiple sclerosis is leading to novel insights and new treatments Continue reading......
04:48, 09/06/2019

AI Weekly: Google focused on privacy at I/O 2019 At I/O 2019, Google made an effort to bring privacy to the fore -- particularly in the area of artificial intelligence and machine learning.Read More...
16:48, 05/10/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Trade barbs (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 falters 2.2% as U.S.-China trade tensions escalate ** Indeed, an evil twin may have struck, leading to trench warfare on the charts ** This as the DJI found itself dragged back into its chan...
05:16, 05/13/2019

| UK, EU Brexit teams to meet twice-weekly in September Britain's Brexit negotiators are to meet their EU counterparts twice a week throughout September, London said, in a bid to strike a new divorce deal....
08:32, 08/30/2019

US weekly jobless claims fall to a 3-month low The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to continued strong labor market conditions....
23:48, 07/27/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Love 'em or hate 'em (Repeats from Friday, adds missing word "bid" in 10th bullet. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 rallies 1.2%. That said, emotions ran high as the market had some pretty sharp reactions to a number of qtrly reports ** Indeed, calm can only last so lon...
04:32, 04/29/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Asset grab ** S&P 500 extends win streak to three weeks, adds 2.2%. Rate-cut euphoria and trade optimism spur index to record highs. Bonds and commodities also catch bids ** Indeed, studies suggested sudden quiet could end with a bang ** And as the SPX...
14:48, 06/21/2019

US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 220,000 for the most recent week, down from the 228,000 claims reported for the previous week....
08:48, 05/16/2019

A Weekly Report From Afghanistan That Takes a Toll President Trump has dominated headlines in the U.S. over a canceled Camp David peace summit. In Afghanistan, civilians and security officers keep dying. Our two reporters explain how they keep track....
15:32, 09/10/2019

Oil Inches Higher, on Track for Weekly Gain Oil prices were on track for a fourth consecutive advance, boosted by geopolitical uncertainty surrounding supply from Iran and Venezuela despite some cautious sentiment about continuing trade talks....
10:32, 05/17/2019

US weekly jobless claims increase marginally First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 in the most recent week, in line with the prior week's number of claims....
10:48, 09/05/2019

US weekly jobless claims rise more than expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 214,000 for the most recent week, up slightly from the 209,000 claims reported for the previous week....
07:32, 08/15/2019

Stocks Extend Weekly Winning Streak U.S. stocks clinched a third consecutive week of gains and are sitting within a hair of their records, as moderating tensions between the U.S. and China eased fears about a potential recession....
08:00, 09/14/2019

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 for the most recent week, up slightly from the 212,000 claims reported for the previous week....
12:00, 05/23/2019

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly During our summer break, we’re revisiting the archives. Today, Wildlife recordist Chris Watson concludes this three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean, celebrating the sounds and songs of marine life and investigating the threat of ...
01:32, 08/23/2019

US weekly jobless claims total 212,000, vs 220,000 expected CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman break down the latest jobless claims, housing starts, building permits and Philadelphia Fed manufacturing numbers. Also at the table are Ken Langone, CEO of Invemed Associates and co-founder of Home Depot, ...
11:00, 05/16/2019

US weekly jobless claims increase slightly First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 in the most recent week, following the 211,000 claims reported for the prior week....
09:32, 05/30/2019

AI Weekly: Highlights from VentureBeat’s AI conference Transform VentureBeat held its largest AI conference to date this week, bringing together startups and the biggest AI companies in the world. Here are the highlights.Read More...
20:16, 07/12/2019

US weekly jobless claims fall to 3-month low First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 223,000 in the most recent week, up marginally from the 221,000 claims reported for the previous week....
10:16, 07/11/2019

U.S. weekly jobless claims increase slightly The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits rose moderately, pointing to sustained labor market strength despite slowing economic growth....
06:32, 08/29/2019

Oil steady but set for 2019's biggest weekly loss Oil prices were steady on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but were on track for its biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and concern over an economic slowdown....
09:48, 05/24/2019

Director's Cut: Weekly Beauty Desk Drops From the latest hair and skincare launches to some epic summer scent favourites, see the product edit of the favourites that have landed on the desk of Vogue beauty & lifestyle, Jessica Diner, this week...
07:16, 07/17/2019

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly decline The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to continued strong labor market conditions....
07:48, 07/25/2019

Oil rises towards $69 but set for 2019's biggest weekly loss Oil rose towards $69 a barrel on Friday after two sessions of losses, but remained on track for its biggest weekly drop this year due to rising inventories and concerns about an economic slowdown....
05:16, 05/24/2019

BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Trade barbs ** S&P 500 falters 2.2% as U.S.-China trade tensions escalate ** Indeed, an evil twin may have struck, leading to trench warfare on the charts ** This as the DJI found itself dragged back into its channel ** Every sector falls: Tech, indu...
15:16, 05/10/2019

Oil rises toward $69, but set for 2019's biggest weekly loss Oil rose toward $69 a barrel on Friday after two sessions of losses, but remained on track for its biggest weekly drop this year due to rising inventories and concerns of an economic slowdown....
02:32, 05/24/2019

RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: New highs fireworks (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart) ** S&P 500 gains 1.7%, closes near record highs even after hot payrolls print on Fri cools bets for an aggressive Fed rate cut ** Indeed, the DJI finally popped above its October 2018 highs. However, actio...
04:16, 07/08/2019

Weekly releases vs. the binge model: Here’s why Netflix’s approach is better If you paid attention at all to any of the Netflix headlines this week, you were no doubt confronted with the revelation — including from us — that Netflix is experimenting with a different release schedule for some new TV seasons. The sh...
08:32, 09/08/2019

Oil's Weekly Drop Highlights Lingering Oversupply Fears Oil prices were on track for a roughly 2% weekly drop Friday, illustrating how fears of excess supply continue to keep crude prices down even as hopes for coming trade talks boost the outlook for the global economy....
10:16, 09/13/2019

How to find life beyond Earth - Science Weekly podcast As scientists at University College London announce the discovery of water in the atmosphere of a potentially habitable ‘super Earth’, Ian Sample explores our prospects for finding life beyond our own planet Continue reading......
20:00, 09/13/2019

What happens when we can't test scientific theories? – Science Weekly podcast String theory gained traction 35 years ago but scientists have not found any evidence to suggest it is correct. Does this matter? And should it be tested? Ian Sample debates this with Eleanor Knox, David Berman and Peter Woit Continue reading......
03:32, 06/28/2019

AI Weekly: Protecting the powerful underpins debates at Stanford and MIT AI ethics debates focus on petitions supporting MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito and opposing former Google CEO Eric Schmidt at Stanford University.Read More...
04:48, 09/07/2019

U.S. Stocks Rise but Notch Modest Weekly Loss The Dow Jones Industrial Average bounced back from Wednesday’s 800-point selloff with two consecutive sessions of gains and a modest weekly loss. But investors’ lingering fears about a potential recession remain unresolved....
01:00, 08/17/2019

Oil on track for weekly gain as Iran tensions support Oil prices rose on Friday and were on track for a weekly increase as geopolitical tensions over Iran remained unresolved, although flagging prospects for global economic growth amid the U.S.-China trade war capped gains....
02:16, 07/26/2019

Oil falls 2.8% ahead of hurricane, but still notches weekly gain Oil futures fell on Friday ahead of a hurricane near the Florida coast that could dampen demand, but prices still posted the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by an easing of U.S.-China trade rhetoric....
12:00, 08/30/2019

Oceans of Noise: Episode One – Science Weekly podcast Wildlife recordist Chris Watson begins a three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean, celebrating the sounds and songs of marine life and investigating the threat of noise pollutionContrary to popular belief, and the writings of Jacque...
00:00, 05/03/2019

World’s most frequent flyer has an insane weekly itinerary Tom Stuker loves going the extra mile. Give or take a few million. The world’s most frequent flier just racked up a record-setting 21 million miles flown. That’s nearly 844 times around the equator. “I’m a flying junkie,” the 65-year-old Nutley, New ...
13:16, 07/27/2019

Cross Section: Giles Yeo – Science Weekly podcast Why do some of us pile on the pounds, while others seem to get away with it? Hannah Devlin speaks to Dr Giles Yeo about some of the latest findings from the field of obesity research – from the role of our genes and how heritable our weight is, to ho...
23:32, 07/04/2019

15Five raises $30.7 million for weekly employee evaluations 15Five, a San Francisco-based startup developing a suite of employee performance evaluation tools, has raised $30.7 million in venture capital.Read More...
10:48, 07/08/2019

Oil rises more than 1% but sets biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed more than 1% on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but posted the biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
15:00, 05/24/2019

Brilliant Liverpool are kings of Europe once again – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Gregg Bakowski and Lars Sivertsen discuss Liverpool’s Champions League win, next steps for those involved, England women’s misstep in their final friendly before the World Cup and water pistolsJoin the conversation on ...
04:48, 06/03/2019

Oil set for weekly gain on threat of Mideast supply disruptions Oil prices steadied on Friday, with both benchmarks on track for a weekly gain on rising concerns over potential further supply disruptions in Middle East shipments due to U.S.-Iran political tensions....
09:32, 05/17/2019

New Weekly Events Add More Variety To Magic: The Gathering Arena If you play Magic: The Gathering Arena and you’re anything like me, you probably burn through earning your weekly allotment of new card packs and gold on the first day. Fortunately for us, Wizards is adding a new set of free weekly events, each with ...
00:32, 05/17/2019

Oceans of Noise: Episode Two – Science Weekly podcast Wildlife recordist Chris Watson is joined by award-winning sound artist Jana Winderen on a voyage around Norway’s Austevoll islands, aboard a research vessel recording the grunting of spawning codContrary to popular belief, or the writings of Jacques...
00:00, 05/03/2019

Here's how The New York Times turned their stories into television with The Weekly The New York Times’ new weekly, half-hour narrative documentary series The Weekly marks the newspaper’s first major foray into TV news. Before its premiere on FX this Sunday, we sat down with three New York Times reporters—Caitlin Dickerson, Brian Ro...
13:00, 05/29/2019

Oceans of Noise: Episode Three – Science Weekly podcast Wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson concludes a three-part journey into the sonic environment of the ocean examining the possible threats caused to marine life by noise pollution. In this final episode he looks at solutions and discovers an unlikel...
00:00, 05/03/2019

New Study On Weekly, Monthly S&P 500 PutWrite Indexes Released CHICAGO, IL -- January 27, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced the release of a new study that examines both the monthly CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Index (PUTSM Index) and the CBOE S&P 500 One-Week PutWrite Index (WPUTSM In...
13:32, 05/01/2019

UPDATE 7-Oil steady but set for 2019's biggest weekly loss * Coming Up: Weekly U.S. oil rig count data at 1 p.m. (1700 GMT) (New throughout, adds comments, updates prices, changes dateline to NEW YORK; previous LONDON)...
10:00, 05/24/2019

Ken Druckerman and Sam Dolnick on The Weekly, and the evolution of The New York Times The New York Times’ new weekly, half-hour narrative documentary series The Weekly marks the newspaper’s first major foray into TV news. Before its premiere on FX this Sunday, we sat down with show producer Ken Druckerman and assistant managing editor...
10:32, 05/31/2019

Why fast fashion should slow down – Science Weekly podcast Science Weekly teams up with the Chips with Everything podcast to examine the environmental price tag of our throwaway culture and explore how technology could help the clothing industry follow a more sustainable model. Graihagh Jackson and Jordan Er...
07:00, 05/01/2019

Black holes: seeing 'the unseeable' – Science Weekly podcast Using a global network of telescopes, scientists have managed to capture an image of a black hole for the first time. Hannah Devlin investigates why it’s more than just a pretty pictureBlack holes have long featured in science fiction movies as dark ...
07:00, 05/01/2019

150 years of the periodic table – Science Weekly podcast Nicola Davis invites Prof Brigitte Van Tiggelen and Dr Peter Wothers on to the podcast to look at how the periodic table took shape and asks whether it might now be in jeopardy Continue reading......
00:48, 06/21/2019

U.S. fuel pumps see first weekly price rise since October Fuel prices in the United States on average were just a penny higher at $2.25 per gallon, ending consecutive price declines that had occurred since October....
11:00, 04/28/2019

Oil edges higher but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed 1 percent on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but were on track for their biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
13:00, 05/24/2019

METALS-Copper rebounds but on track for 6th straight weekly fall Copper rebounded on Friday from its lowest since Jan. 14 hit in the previous session, as the U.S. dollar eased, but was heading for its sixth straight week of losses on a prolonged U.S.-China trade war....
23:00, 05/23/2019

FOREX-Dollar retreats from 2-yr high overnight, set for weekly loss The dollar was on track on Friday to post a small weekly loss after coming off two-year highs on lower U.S. yields as investors feared the Sino-U.S. trade dispute will hurt the U.S. economy more than previously thought....
23:00, 05/23/2019

METALS-Copper heads for weekly drop as ECB holds off easing Copper prices declined on Friday, with London copper on track for its first weekly decline in three, as comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi were less dovish than expected and the bank held rates steady at its latest meeting....
01:00, 07/26/2019

Oil rises as Middle East tensions mounts, set for weekly gains Oil prices rose again on Friday and were on track for the first weekly gains this month, as rising tensions in the Middle East stoked fears of supply disruptions....
21:48, 05/16/2019

Cross Section: Hiranya Peiris – Science Weekly podcast What happened before the Big Bang? This is one of the hardest questions scientists are trying to answer, but Prof Hiranya Peiris is not daunted by the challenge. Hannah Devlin invited Peiris on the podcast to discuss the origins of our universe Conti...
04:48, 05/24/2019

Rupee Set For Weekly Gain After PM Modi's Landslide Election Win: Report The currency ended 0.5 per cent lower on Thursday after scaling a session peak of 69.38 when initial leads suggested a facile victory for PM Modi's coalition, in line with most of the exit polls....
05:48, 05/24/2019

Dominance and difficult questions for Manchester City – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, John Brewin and Mark Langdon discuss Manchester City 6-0 Watford, the price of supremacy, the Women’s Champions League, a rare crestfallen goalscoring keeper and botched PanenkasJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitt...
15:32, 05/20/2019

The big kick-off, English centre-backs and Crusty – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Mark Langdon discuss the Community Shield, Harry Maguire and the centre-back daisy chain, Nicolas Pépé, the return of the Football League and Crusty the PieJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter...
13:16, 08/05/2019

US weekly jobless claims drop to the lowest level since 1969 First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 211,000 for the most recent week, up from the 202,000 claims reported for the previous week....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Cross Section: David Spiegelhalter – Science Weekly podcast Prof Sir David Spiegelhalter has a passion for statistics but some argue this type of number crunching is losing its influence and its ability to objectively depict reality. Nicola Davis and Ian Sample investigate how significant statistics are in to...
07:00, 05/01/2019

Oil prices fall but set for weekly gain as trade row rhetoric eases Oil took a breather on Friday after three days of solid gains, but was set for its strongest week since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S inventories and a looming hurricane in Florida, while new signs of trade talks emerged....
08:00, 08/30/2019

Soundscape ecology with Bernie Krause - Science Weekly podcast Do you know what noise a hungry sea anemone makes? Soundscape ecologist Bernie Krause does. Armed with over 5,000 hours of recordings, he takes Ian Sample on a journey through the natural world and demonstrates why sound is a powerful tool for conser...
06:00, 08/30/2019

Oil prices fall but set for big weekly gain on trade dispute hopes Oil gave back some of its recent gains on Friday, but was still headed for the biggest weekly increase since early July, boosted by a decline in U.S stocks, a looming hurricane in Florida and an easing of Sino-U.S. trade rhetoric....
05:00, 08/30/2019

AI Weekly: Microsoft, machine learning framework interoperability, and ONNX Microsoft and Facebook made the Open Neural Network Exchange (ONNX) for interoperability between frameworks and hardware optimized for machine learning.Read More...
17:32, 05/03/2019

Premier League title race goes to the wire – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Mark Langdon and Archie Rhind-Tutt discuss Liverpool forcing the title race to the final weekend, Chelsea stumbling over the line, Manchester United unable to cliché their way out of trouble, an emotional Aaron Ramsey an...
08:32, 05/06/2019

METALS-Aluminium set for strong weekly gain on supply concern Aluminium prices in London and Shanghai are set for solid weekly gains on Friday, as alumina refinery shutdowns in China raises production costs for the metal, but a gloomy global growth outlook put pressure on base metals prices....
00:32, 05/17/2019

U.S. weekly jobless claims fall; labor market strong The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market remains strong even as the economy is slowing....
08:48, 08/08/2019

Oil slips but set for weekly gain on Mideast supply disruption fears Oil prices edged lower on Friday, but both benchmarks were on track for a weekly gain on rising concerns over potential further supply disruptions in Middle East shipments due to U.S.-Iran political tensions....
12:32, 05/17/2019

Manchester City and the perils of playing out from the back – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Sean Ingle and John Brewin discuss a shock at Carrow Road, more Arsenal defensive woes, a Seedorf scores in Scotland, a 16-year-old scores for Barcelona and Daniel Farke lookalikesJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twi...
13:49, 09/16/2019

Dark Patterns: the art of online deception – Science Weekly podcast Have you ever been caught out online and subscribed to something you didn’t mean to? Ian Sample has and so he tasked Jordan Erica Webber with finding out how companies play on our psyches to pinch our pennies and what we can do about it Continue read...
22:16, 07/11/2019

Nations League, the Women's World Cup and more – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Philippe Auclair discuss the Nations League with familiar themes on and off the pitch for England, a 2019 World Cup preview, transfers, Fifa and box-office VARJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitt...
12:16, 06/07/2019

METALS-Copper stumbles towards eighth consecutive weekly loss Copper prices were set for their eighth straight weekly fall after trade disputes, signs of slowing global economic growth and disappointing U.S. jobs data weakened the demand outlook for metals....
11:00, 06/07/2019

AI Weekly: China, the United States, and the struggle for global leadership No matter who wins the 2020 presidential election, a better world with AI in business and society may depend on adherence to our own values.Read More...
19:16, 06/28/2019

METALS-Copper tumbles to eighth consecutive weekly loss Copper prices slumped towards an eighth consecutive weekly fall after trade disputes, signs of slowing global economic growth and disappointing U.S. jobs data weakened the demand outlook for metals....
08:32, 06/07/2019

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; imported inflation weak The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, which could add to concerns that the labor market was losing steam after job growth slowed sharply in May....
06:16, 06/13/2019

All eyes on Women's World Cup, plus the Nations League and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Jonathan Wilson, Lars Sivertsen, Mark Langdon and Suzy Wrack discuss the opening weekend of France 2019, the conclusion of the Nations League, disrespect via kitchen utensils and an Ultrasling 3Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter ...
14:00, 06/10/2019

England v USA, the Copa América and Afcon 2019 – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss England’s inexorable march to World Cup glory, the USA ‘spygate’ episode, Luis Suárez’s tears, the back streets of Alexandria and Elton JohnJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twi...
09:00, 07/01/2019

Cross Section: Barry Smith - Science Weekly podcast Coffee is a drink adored the world over. But have you ever wondered why a fresh brew smells better than it tastes? Prof Barry Smith has spent his career pondering how the senses work together to produce flavour perception and so Graihagh Jackson invi...
07:00, 05/01/2019

Cross Section: Frans de Waal – Science Weekly podcast What can we learn from chimps when it comes to politics and power? Ian Sample meets the leading primatologist Prof Frans de Waal of Emory University to discuss good leadership and what we can learn from our closest living relatives. Continue reading....
01:00, 06/07/2019

U.S. weekly jobless claims rise; imported inflation subdued The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, which could add to concerns that the labor market was losing steam after job growth slowed sharply in May....
11:00, 06/13/2019

AI Weekly: Amazon’s robots could cut delivery times, but eliminate jobs Amazon's increasing investment in robotics and automation got a lot of attention at its re:MARS conference. What impact might it have on its workforce?Read More...
17:48, 06/07/2019

Oil rises after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone; set for weekly fall Oil prices rose on Friday as tensions brewed again in the Middle East after a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
02:00, 07/19/2019

Reagan’s famous weekly radio address was Nixon’s idea Former President Richard Nixon had a widely influential role on former President Ronald Reagan and his key staff, and even dreamed up one of the Gipper’s most famous practices — the weekly radio address — according to a treasure trove of post-preside...
18:32, 07/16/2019

'Apex Legends' will keep players busy with daily and weekly challenges Respawn has a straightforward way to keep its hordes of Apex Legends players coming back: it's borrowing a page from other battle royale shooters. The studio has teased Season 2 Battle Pass plans that will include daily and weekly challenges to...
17:32, 05/30/2019

Play-off madness, Manchester City and Italy – Football Weekly Extra Elis James, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and George Elek discuss Frank Lampard’s Derby County, John Terry’s Aston Villa, Mike Dean’s Tranmere Rovers and Manchester City’s public misstepsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look...
12:00, 05/16/2019

The interplay between gender and autism spectrum disorder – Science Weekly podcast The Science Weekly team are taking a bit of a break so we’ll be revisiting some of our favourite shows from the archive. Including this one from 2017, when Nicola Davis looked at why so many women with autism are misdiagnosed and how this issue reson...
23:16, 07/25/2019

England's heartache, USA v Netherlands and Frank Lampard – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Chris Paouros discuss the Women’s World Cup semi-finals, the Copa América, Gold Cup, Afcon, Frank Lampard returning to Chelsea and BatmanJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look ...
12:32, 07/04/2019

Tucking in to a full English and ludicrous drama – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Gregg Bakowski and Eliot Rothwell discuss a comeback, a comeback, a ridiculous goal, another ridiculous goal, Sid’s ham garage breaking AirBnB records and lots more besidesJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and...
10:16, 05/09/2019

Liverpool lord it, Spurs shocked and Barnes bangers – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Tim Stillman discuss defeats for Tottenham and Manchester United, Ashley and Harvey Barnes on target, goals galore on the continent and a new crime novel seeking publishersJoin the conversation on F...
21:32, 08/26/2019

AI Weekly: Detroit’s facial recognition battle is about the ends justifying the means The Detroit Police Department hopes to convince Rep. Rashida Tlaib that in its use of facial recognition software, the ends justify the means.Read More...
16:00, 08/23/2019

Ajax, Messi, Bolton and a weekend preview – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paul Doyle and Paolo Bandini discuss Ajax’s whirlwind win at Spurs, Liverpool’s defeat to a Messi masterclass, Football League permutations, Bolton and detectives at the snookerJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitte...
14:16, 05/02/2019

Oil prices dip, still set for weekly gains amid Mideast tensions, rate cut hopes Oil prices reversed earlier gains on Friday but benchmark Brent crude was still set for its first weekly gain in five weeks amid rising tensions in the Middle East and on hopes for a drop in U.S. interest rates that may stimulate global growth....
23:48, 06/20/2019

Weekly Recap: New Launches by Realme and Xiaomi, OnePlus 7 Launch Date, More Realme 3 Pro launch, Redmi 7 and Redmi Y3 price in India announced, OnePlus 7 Pro launch on May 14, new Airtel and Vodafone prepaid plans, and other big tech news this week....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Cboe to List Mini-SPX Index (XSP) Wednesday-Expiring Weekly Options CHICAGO – January 26, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to list Wednesday-expiring weekly options on the Cboe Mini-SPX Index (XSP),...
06:32, 05/01/2019

Cameroon chaos, England's under-21 exit and Buffon to Leeds? – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Tim Stillman discuss England’s win over a fuming Cameroon side, the Under-21s’ early exit, Copa América and the Africa Cup of NationsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We start wit...
12:16, 06/24/2019

Oil prices fall, but post weekly gain ahead of G20 talks, OPEC Oil prices fell on Friday but posted their second straight week of gains ahead of trade talks between the U.S. and Chinese presidents this weekend, and on widely expected production cuts from OPEC on Monday....
18:16, 06/28/2019

Weekly mortgage applications rise as buyer's market takes hold Homebuyers are taking advantage of lower mortgage rates and a slow summer for sellers, and that is driving mortgage applications higher. Total mortgage application volume rose 2.0 % last week compared with the previous week....
04:48, 09/11/2019

Arsenal v Spurs analysis, dives, Bakery Jatta and more – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Barney Ronay discuss a scrappy, shambling north London derby, top six stumbles, the difference between two English dives, a curious case of dubious identity in Germany and The Wilson ScenarioJoin th...
10:16, 09/02/2019

AI Weekly: Cutting-edge research promises to imbue AI with contextual knowledge Researchers at IBM, MIT, Salesforce, and elsewhere are developing techniques that promise to imbue AI with greater contextual knowledge than before.Read More...
15:32, 08/30/2019

Handballs, the Pukki Party and La Liga starts with a bang – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Faye Carruthers and Paul MacInnes discuss the late VAR drama at the Etihad, Teemu Pukki being in contention for the Golden Boot and dramatic opening weekends in La Liga and the BundesligaJoin the conversation on Facebo...
08:48, 08/19/2019

No Pre-Reading, No Rehearsing: How ‘The Weekly’ Kept Its Recreation of Historic Opioid Testimony Authentic The Times TV show’s producer/director shares the challenges and rewards of bringing to life witness testimony against Purdue Pharma in a way that stayed true to our journalistic principles....
15:00, 08/18/2019

UPDATE 3-Oil rises after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone; set for weekly fall Oil prices rose on Friday as tensions brewed again in the Middle East after a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
02:32, 07/19/2019

US Treasury yields continue surge following biggest weekly climb in three months U.S. Treasury yields continued to rise Monday after the 10-year note posted its biggest weekly climb since April following better-than-expected inflation data....
06:32, 07/15/2019

Joy for Rapinoe and co, a 'nonsense' loss for England and Lionel Messi – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Tim Stillman discuss the USA’s World Cup final glory and White House hopes, England ‘nonsense’ loss against Sweden (according to Phil Neville), and Lionel Messi’s claims of “corruption’ at the Copa A...
12:32, 07/08/2019

US weekly jobless claims lowest since 1969; unemployment rolls shrink First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 205,000 in the most recent week, up slightly from the 196,000 claims reported for the previous week....
09:16, 04/28/2019

METALS-Copper set for 1st weekly gain in 8 weeks amid easing dollar Copper prices on the London Metal Exchange (LME) rose on Friday as the U.S. dollar weakened, while the metal looked set for a weekly gain for the first time in eight weeks....
22:16, 06/06/2019

Mercury 13: the forgotten women of the space race - Science Weekly podcast As the space race heated up in the 1960s, 13 aviators passed the same tests as Nasa’s first astronauts, later going on to be called the Mercury 13. But because they were women, Nasa wouldn’t even consider them. One of those women was Wally Funk, who ...
00:16, 07/19/2019

Are alternative meats the key to a healthier life and planet? – Science Weekly podcast How do protein substitutes compare with the real deal? Graihagh Jackson investigates by speaking to dietician Priya Tew, the Guardian’s Fiona Harvey and author Isabella Tree. Continue reading......
05:16, 05/17/2019

CORRECTED-UPDATE 4-Oil rises after U.S. Navy downs Iranian drone; set for weekly fall Oil prices rose on Friday as tensions spiked again in the Middle East after the United States said it had destroyed an Iranian drone in the Strait of Hormuz, a major chokepoint for global crude flows....
07:32, 07/19/2019

Netflix assures fans its most binge-able shows won’t switch to weekly release schedules Disney’s streaming service will launch in a couple of months and it’s probably the streaming service to get this fall. It’s got a great price that’s cheaper than its main competitors, including Netflix, HBO, and probably Apple...
21:48, 09/04/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold prices edge up ahead of U.S. jobs data, set for 7th weekly gain Gold prices inched up on Friday and were heading for their seventh consecutive weekly gain, with investors waiting for U.S. non-farm payrolls data later in the day for clues on the outlook for interest rate cuts....
23:16, 07/04/2019

Pope Francis Arrives Late for Weekly Appearance After Getting Stuck in Vatican Elevator (VATICAN CITY) — Where’s the pope? He’s stuck in a Vatican elevator. Thousands of people who were gathered in St. Peter’s Square for the traditional Sunday on-the-dot-of-noon appearance by Pope Francis were watching for the wi...
18:00, 09/01/2019

Chelsea swagger, Villans become heroes and Spurs v Liverpool – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Philippe Auclair discuss the Europa League final, the Championship play-off final, the Champions League final, Newcastle and a duck-sized Sepp BlatterJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and ema...
19:16, 05/30/2019

Spending minimum two hours weekly in nature tied to good health, wellbeing (Reuters Health) - People who experience nature for at least 120 minutes per week are more likely to report good health and psychological wellbeing, a large UK study suggests....
15:00, 06/20/2019

AI Weekly: Proposed ban on facial recognition in public housing points to regulation appetite Facial recognition made headlines again this week after three Congressional lawmakers introduced legislation that would bar it from public housing.Read More...
12:48, 07/26/2019

Tyson to rebuild plant after fire, assures weekly pay for full-time workers U.S. meat processor Tyson Foods Inc said on Monday it will rebuild a Kansas beef plant after a fire heavily damaged the facility last week and that full-time, active employees would be paid weekly until production resumes....
16:00, 08/12/2019

Manchester City clinch the title to dash Liverpool dreams – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Jonathan Wilson and Simon Burnton discuss the end of the Premier League title race, a Baku reality check, Hughton gone, excessive punishment and fashion trendsJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We loo...
10:00, 05/13/2019

Bury, Carabao upsets and the Alexis Sánchez mystery – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paul MacInnes and Michael Butler discuss the expulsion of Bury from the Football League, midweek fun between second XIs, Chris Smalling and innovative Carabao Cup draw ideasWe look back at the last few days in football...
12:32, 08/29/2019

AI Weekly: Facial recognition policy makers debate temporary moratorium vs. permanent ban While some say facial recognition software can be made to work for everyone, others say it's a "uniquely dangerous and oppressive technology."Read More...
14:32, 05/17/2019

Scotland collapse, England move on and Totti hits out – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Flo Lloyd-Hughes discuss the latest Women’s World Cup drama, VAR’s increasing prominence, Copa América and a Totti meltdownJoin the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email.We look back at the last...
17:00, 06/20/2019

England and Kosovo thrill, Scotland slump and Marvin Sordell – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Marvin Sordell discuss England’s 5-3 win, trouble north of the border, Northern Ireland’s stoicism in defeat and Marvin’s decision to retire at the age of 28We look back at the last few days in footb...
11:32, 09/12/2019

Cboe Global Markets to List SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) Monday-Expiring Weekly Options CHICAGO – February 15, 2018 - Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today announced that it plans to list SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (ticker symbol: SPY) options that expire on Monda...
06:32, 05/01/2019

U.S.-based investment-grade bond funds extend 2019's weekly inflow streak Investors put money to work in corporate credit markets in the latest week, with U.S.-based investment-grade corporate bond funds attracting about $3.47 billion in the week ended on Wednesday, the......
13:00, 04/28/2019

Admin special, play-off previews and life as a released player – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Marcus Bean and Ali Maxwell discuss Uefa’s Europa League final problems, Fifa’s World Cup ticketing problems, life after being released by your club and Batistuta’s red and white armyJoin the conversation on Facebook, ...
14:32, 05/23/2019

Euro 2020 qualifiers, Inter Ultras and Phil Neville – Football Weekly Extra Faye Carruthers, Barry Glendenning, Lars Sivertsen and Will Unwin discuss the international break, Giggs in trouble, the return of women’s club football, Inter’s Ultras tell Romelu Lukaku what is and isn’t racism and Phil Neville’s confusing public i...
16:16, 09/05/2019

Tomorrow's weather forecast: fair with a good chance of improvement – Science Weekly podcast Science Weekly joins forces with our sister technology podcast, Chips with Everything, to look at the future of weather forecasting. Graihagh Jackson finds out how accurate predictions currently are, while Jordan Erica Webber discusses how street cam...
22:48, 05/30/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S.-based investment-grade bond funds end weekly inflows streak -Lipper U.S.-based investment-grade corporate bond funds posted their first weekly outflow since mid-January as the United States and China continued to clash over trade, souring sentiment across financial markets. According to Refinitiv's Lipper researc...
15:48, 05/23/2019

REFILE-UPDATE 1-South Africa's rand set for weekly losses on central bank row, stocks up South Africa's rand firmed in afternoon trade on Friday thanks to a weakening U.S. dollar, but the local currency was on track to end the week on a weaker footing after a row over the central bank's mandate rattled investors, while stocks also gained...
11:00, 06/07/2019

U.S.-based investment-grade bond funds end weekly 2019 inflow streak -Lipper Investors' appetite for risk took a break in the latest week as various asset classes saw net cash withdrawals, against the backdrop of the lingering U.S.-China trade war....
15:48, 05/23/2019

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise, sparking fears the labor market is losing steam First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 216,000, down slightly from the 218,000 claims reported for the previous week....
21:16, 06/13/2019

U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds post largest weekly outflow since October U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds posted more than $4 billion of outflows in the week ended Wednesday, the largest weekly cash withdrawals since October 2018, according to Refinitiv's Lipper......
18:16, 08/08/2019

Disturbing Teen Trend: Adolescents Across The Country Are Getting Together WEEKLY to Worship A Dead Man Named Jesus Christ Parents, beware: A terrifying new trend is sweeping the nation, and your child could be the next to participate. Adolescents across the country are getting together WEEKLY to worship a dead man known as “Jesus Christ.”...
13:32, 08/30/2019

U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds post largest weekly outflow since Oct. 2018 U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds posted more than $4 billion of outflows in the week ended Wednesday, the largest weekly cash withdrawals since October 2018, according to Refinitiv's Lipper data....
13:48, 08/08/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds post largest weekly outflow since October U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds posted more than $4 billion of outflows in the week ended Wednesday, the largest weekly cash withdrawals since October 2018, according to Refinitiv's Lipper data, triggered by an escalating trade war between Chin...
14:48, 08/08/2019

Precious metal funds reap fourth biggest weekly inflows as investors play safe: BAML Precious metal funds recorded the fourth-largest inflows ever in the week to Wednesday and investment-grade funds sucked in money, Bank of America Merrill Lynch said on Friday, as rising trade......
04:48, 08/10/2019

Donald Trump vs Chrissy Teigen: Model blasts US President as 'p**** a** b****' after he hits out at 'boring' John Legend and 'filthy mouthed wife' Donald Trump has become embroiled in another late-night Twitter war — this time with "boring" John Legend and his "filthy mouthed wife" Chrissy Teigen....
04:32, 09/09/2019

Late play-off drama, a treble treble and joy for Valencia – Football Weekly Max Rushden, Faye Carruthers, Jonathan Wilson and Ben Fisher discuss play-off wins for Charlton and Tranmere, Celtic’s treble treble, Valencia’s Copa del Rey victory, a laboured win for England Women and much moreJoin the conversation on Facebook, Tw...
06:48, 05/27/2019

Former Disney Channel actor alleges manager sexually assaulted him 'almost weekly' Former Disney Channel actor Ricky Garcia has come forward with allegations of sexual abuse against manager Joby Harte.        ...
19:48, 09/11/2019

CBOE Announces April 10 Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Options With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO and BOCA RATON, Fla., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced that it plans to launch trading of options with weekly expirations on the CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) ...
16:16, 05/01/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Posts Weekly Record Trading Volume in VIX Futures for Third Time This Month CHICAGO, November 22, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced that the week of November 15 was the busiest week on record for the trading of futures on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX). The three most active weeks in CFE history for the ...
23:32, 05/01/2019

The psychology of climate science denial – Science Weekly podcast We revisit the archive as Ian Sample looks at why some people continue to deny anthropogenic global heating, despite the scientific evidence. Could better communication be the key? And what tips can scientists and journalists take from political camp...
13:48, 08/02/2019

CITADEL SECURITIES SELECTED AS DESIGNATED PRIMARY MARKET MAKER FOR CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE (CFE) WEEKLY OPTIONS ON VIX FUTURES Chicago, IL, September 23, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) today announced that when Weekly options on VIX futures (ticker symbol - VOW) are introduced for trading on Tuesday, September 28, Citadel Securities, LLC will be the Designated Primar...
23:32, 05/01/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Announces Launch Date For CBOE Short-Term VIX Futures With Weekly Expirations CHICAGO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that  it plans to launch trading of futures with weekly expirations on the new CBOE Short-Term Volatility IndexSM (ticker symbol: VXSTSM) on Thursday, February 1...
16:16, 05/01/2019

Russia's Putin: foreign troops should be pulled out from Syria eventually Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that all foreign troops should be pulled out from Syria eventually, after peace is reached in the country....
11:48, 09/16/2019

Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet did not suggest British cave diver was pedophile 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 Inc chief executive sought to dismiss a defamation lawsuit....
11:48, 09/16/2019

United Nations sees increase in child soldiers recruited in South Sudan Forced recruitment of child soldiers is increasing in South Sudan despite a peace deal last year, the head of a United Nations investigating body said on Monday, adding that a return to full-blown conflict remained a possibility....
11:48, 09/16/2019

Islamic State leader says 'daily operations' underway in purported message Islamic State's media network on Monday issued an audio message purporting to come from its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi saying operations were taking place daily and urging freedom for women jailed in Iraq and Syria over their alleged links to the gr...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Demi Moore, 56, strips down on Harper's Bazaar cover, talks sobriety, miscarriage in her 40s Demi Moore appears nude on the cover of Harper's Bazaar. Inside, the magazine discusses a miscarriage she experienced in her 40s.        ...
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

Big 12 Power Rankings, Week 4: Chris Klieman creating quick believers at Kansas State Kansas State went into SEC Country and left Mississippi State with an upset victory. That led to the Wildcats surging in the Big 12 power rankings.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

Opinion: Antonio Brown's featured role in debut reveals Patriots' shamelessness The Patriots decided not to wait to make Antonio Brown a featured part of their offense despite the receiver facing a lawsuit alleging sexual assault.       ...
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

Government's 70,000-Crore Stimulus No "Game Changer", Say Some Economists On Saturday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the tax refund program for exporters from January 1 will cost the government Rs 50,000 crore ($7 billion) in revenue annually....
12:16, 09/16/2019

Sensex, Nifty Suffer Biggest Single-Day Fall In Two Weeks: Highlights Stock Market LIVE: After a gap-down opening at 37,204.56 for the S&P BSE Sensex index, down 180.43 points from the previous close, the index extended losses dragged lower by energy, financial and......
12:16, 09/16/2019

|Eskomlookingforadviserstohelpimplementgovernmentbailout State-owned power utility sought advisers on how to implement a government bailout seven months after President Cyril Ramaphosa said the company would be reorganised....
12:16, 09/16/2019

|BMFslamsOldMutual’s'disregard'forcourtsinMoyosaga The Black Management Forum has accused Old Mutual and its chair Trevor Manuel of disregarding the courts and the rule of law during its legal battle with axed CEO Peter Moyo....
12:16, 09/16/2019

EU creates directorate for European defense industry A new agency established within the European Commission to deal with Europe's fragmented defense industry will have France's former defense minister in charge....
12:48, 09/16/2019

Those Who Fail To Get Ticket Based On Work Play Caste Card: Nitin Gadkari Union minister and BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Monday said reservation is necessary for progress of members of a socially and economically backward community, but the quota system alone cannot ensure......
13:16, 09/16/2019

"Farooq Abdullah Stood By India Through Thick And Thin": Sitaram Yechury Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPIM) leader Sitaram Yechury on Monday slammed the centre for charging National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah under the strict Public Safety Act (PSA), saying the......
13:16, 09/16/2019

Dow falls as oil prices jump after Saudi oil attack, raising specter of higher gas prices Stocks opened lower Monday as the attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities pushed oil prices and raised the prospect of more expensive gasoline.       ...
13:17, 09/16/2019

46,000 GM autoworkers walk out Thousands of GM autoworkers from dozens of U.S. facilities are picketing in the midst of contract negotiations.       ...
13:17, 09/16/2019

Low and slow: These Lowriders celebrate the culture of custom cars Lowriding culture has a Mexican-American heritage and emerged in the '40s and '50s. It was later popularized in music.       ...
13:17, 09/16/2019

India detains prominent Kashmiri leader under law critics call draconian Authorities charged Farooq Abdullah, the most senior mainstream politician in Kashmir and a member of the Indian Parliament, under a law that allows detentions of up to two years without trial....
13:48, 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

Trump Slams New York Times After Clarification On Kavanaugh Story US President Donald Trump blasted The New York Times Monday after the newspaper updated a story that detailed a previously unreported accusation of sexual misconduct by Supreme Court Justice Brett......
13:48, 09/16/2019

ISIS Leader Says "Daily Operations" Underway In Purported Audio Message Islamic State's media network on Monday published an audio message purporting to come from its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi warning that "daily operations" were underway....
13:48, 09/16/2019

Manchester United 0-1 Arsenal: Women's Super League – live! WSL updates from Leigh Sports Village, kick-0ff 7.30pm BSTWomen’s Super League: talking points from the weekend’s actionFeel free to email Niall or tweet @NiallMcVeigh 9.41pm BST Here’s Casey Stoney: “I’m gutted, I thought we deserved more. To conced...
13:49, 09/16/2019

Ben Stokes backs Jofra Archer to help England regain Ashes in Australia • ‘I don’t think I’ve seen a more talented bowler,’ says Stokes• Archer hit 96mph and took 22 wickets in his first four TestsBen Stokes believes Jofra Archer to be the most talented fast bowler he has seen and one who can help regain the Ashes in Aus...
13:49, 09/16/2019

How will Liverpool line up vs Napoli? Jurgen Klopp must make Champions League changes Andy Robertson will need to pass a late fitness test if he is to feature for Liverpool when they begin their Champions League group-stage campaign at Napoli....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Liverpool full-back Andy Robertson facing late fitness test ahead of Champions League opener against Napoli Liverpool full-back Andy Robertson will have a late fitness test to assess whether he will be available to play in Tuesday night's Champions League opener against Napoli....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Napoli vs Liverpool: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, team news, tickets - Champions League 2019-20 preview Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp will be hoping to avoid a feeling of déjà vu when he takes his side to face Napoli in their Champions League group stage opener....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Shipwreck of Captain James Cook's 'Endeavour' possibly discovered off Rhode Island, researchers believe A mysterious shipwreck at the bottom of Newport Harbor is believed to be the famous HMS Endeavour, which Capt. James Cook sailed on when he discovered Australia. Marine archaeologists are ramping up their efforts to confirm that the wreck is indeed C...
14:32, 09/16/2019

How boxers deal with cuts Doctor Mike Loosemoore explains how to deal with lacerations. Information of interest to Tyson Fury now The post How boxers deal with cuts appeared first on Boxing News....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Trump just set a new standard for himself on bogus media criticisms It wasn't just that Trump and his aides have contradicted what he just said about Iran and preconditions; it's that it was clearly a talking point for them less than a week ago....
15:00, 09/16/2019

In the event of a killer asteroid, volcanic apocalypse, or nuclear holocaust, mushrooms could save humanity from extinction Vincent Kessler/Reuters In a new book, writer Bryan Walsh describes strategies that might keep people alive after a disaster like an asteroid impact, supervolcano eruption, or nuclear war. Walsh suggests that because mushrooms, rats, and some insect...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Iowa Wanted to Test Court Records Security. Now 2 Men Face Burglary Charges. Two men who said they were hired to test a central Iowa courthouse’s security were arrested after alarms went off, according to documents. The state said it “did not intend, or anticipate, those efforts to include the forced entry into a building.”...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Save 10% on a range of brilliant phone deals from eBay - cheap iPhones included Like most other phone launches, the introduction of the brand new iPhone 11 brought two thoughts to mind. First, that this phone is amazing, packed with so many features and a great new camera set up. That thought is quickly followed by a realisation...
15:00, 09/16/2019

SNL drops Shane Gillis from cast over racist comments Move comes after podcast footage surfaced of comedian making racist, homophobic and misogynistic commentsThe comedian Shane Gillis will not join the cast of Saturday Night Live, the show announced on Monday. Related: Andrew Yang: racist comment by SN...
15:32, 09/16/2019

British PM Johnson cancels Luxembourg news conference amid anti-Brexit protests British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, after both sides disputed how much progress has been made for a deal to leave the EU....
15:32, 09/16/2019

Let's check out this year's Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards contenders Even at their most stoic, at any given moment there’s roughly a 60% percent chance that animals are mere seconds away from doing something absolutely ridiculous looking. It is part of why we love them; it is definitely why we mock them. And it’s that...
15:32, 09/16/2019

The Legion Of Superheroes arrives in this Superman #15 exclusive DC Comics’ revival of the Legion of Superheroes kicked off last month with the first appearance of the new Legion in Superman #14, sending the future heroes back in time to witness the creation of the United Planets at the core of their 31st Century ...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Don't Ask Kids 'Why' When They're Upset Your kid has been muttering under his breath for the past five minutes as he works through his math homework; finally, he slams his pencil down in obvious frustration. “Why are you getting so frustrated?” you might ask. Or your preschooler comes rush...
16:00, 09/16/2019

Dan Aykroyd confirms return to ‘Ghostbusters’ in 2020 sequel Dan Aykroyd will be back to battle slime-slinging spirits in “Ghostbusters 3” next summer. The “Saturday Night Live” alum confirmed his return to the role of Dr. Raymond Stantz three months after Sigourney Weaver teased the news that she, Aykroyd and...
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

EU leader lays into Johnson after he pulls out of news conference Boris Johnson has pulled out of a joint event with the prime minister of Luxembourg due to loud anti-Brexit protests, leaving his counterpart to point to an empty podium....
17:00, 09/16/2019

Wiggins: Brailsford single-handedly made Britain a great cycling nation "Bradley Wiggins talks about the impact Dave Brailsford has had on cycling in Britain after it was revealed that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer."...
17:00, 09/16/2019

This shrewd bet shows just how far Dolphins have fallen One shrewd football gambler is betting a small fortune that the Miami Dolphins will be the NFL’s biggest loser this season. An unidentified bettor put down $3,400 on Thursday at 30-1 odds for Miami to go 0-16 in the regular season, a hapless feat las...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Antonio Brown farted in my face and still owes me $11,000: doctor Antonio Brown’s former doctor says the football star repeatedly farted in his face and laughed about it during a consultation where he showed up three hours late — and claims the receiver still owes him $11,000 in unpaid fees, according t...
17:00, 09/16/2019

$1m a minute: the farming subsidies destroying the world - report ‘Perverse’ payments must be redirected to measures such as capturing carbon, report saysThe public is providing more than $1m per minute in global farm subsidies, much of which is driving the climate crisis and destruction of wildlife, according to a...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Why You Really Shouldn’t Kill the Spiders in Your Home, According to an Entomologist I know it may be hard to convince you, but let me try: Don’t kill the next spider you see in your home. Why? Because spiders are an important part of nature and our indoor ecosystem – as well as being fellow organisms in their own right. ...
17:01, 09/16/2019

The McLaren GT's Suspension Predicts The Future To Give You A Glossy Smooth Ride The 2020 McLaren GT is a showcase of impressive automotive technology, one of the most immediately-appreciable of which is its “proactive” suspension setup that effectively predicts road conditions. In the 720S, this tech is used to maximize grip. He...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Elizabeth Warren Picks Up Key Progressive 2020 Endorsement (WASHINGTON) — The progressive Working Families Party is endorsing Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren‘s presidential bid. The party endorsed Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders‘s last presidential cycle. The decision by the labor-aligned p...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, cheers friend Serena Williams in US Open women's final Meghan Markle, who met Serena Williams at the 2010 Super Bowl, flew in to New York City on Friday and attended a yoga class before the US Open match.        ...
17:32, 09/16/2019

DOE shelled out for GPS units — in Africa and California: report The city Education Department shelled out taxpayer money for scores of GPS units clearly unrelated to DOE vehicles — including one off the coast of Africa and about 30 in California, a scathing new report shows. The global glitch is just the ti...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Yonkers mom found passed out on stroller with PCP-laced cigar A Yonkers mom was arrested after cops allegedly found her passed out and slumped over a double stroller with her 6-month-old twin daughters inside – and a cigar laced with PCP in her hand, police said. Jessica Reyes, 30, was busted shortly after 2 p....
17:32, 09/16/2019

Walmart shoplifter stopped by motorized shopping cart: cops A shoplifter trying to speed away from a New Jersey Walmart hit the same motorized shopping cart twice — before finally crashing head-on with a police car, police said Monday. Siedah Smith, 34, fled the Bayonne store on Sunday afternoon, racing to he...
17:32, 09/16/2019

MTA unveils $51.5B plan to fix NYC’s decrepit subway and bus systems The MTA on Monday revealed details of its hotly anticipated five-year capital plan — with a $51.5 billion price tag, more than $40 billion of which will go to fixing the city’s decrepit subway and bus systems. Much of that cash will be used to ...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Dramatic video shows toddler climbing outside 13th-floor Bronx apartment window Dramatic video captures the moment a toddler boy climbed on an air-conditioning unit outside the open window of the family’s 13th-story Bronx apartment — to the horror of bystanders more than 100 feet below. The video, taken on Saturday, opens ...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Florida couple busted for DUI had sex in back of cop car: report A couple busted on DUI charges couldn’t wait to jump each other’s bones — so they had sex in the back of a police car, according to reports. Ex-cons Aaron Thomas, 31, and Megan Mondanaro, 35, were initially stopped by a deputy after they were spotted...
18:00, 09/16/2019

Ayanna Pressley Will Officially Call for a Kavanaugh Impeachment Inquiry Politicians have been calling for an impeachment inquiry into Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh since the New York Times reported on new sexual assault allegations against him. On Tuesday, Rep. Ayanna Pressley will take it a step further: she pla...
18:00, 09/16/2019

What Do You Mean They Almost Called It the 'Tropical Moist Forest' I have never considered myself someone who, without exception, finds the word “moist” gross. I don’t object to the use of the word—if something is moist, there’s nothing wrong with calling it moist—but I think I’ve finally come across one use of the ...
18:00, 09/16/2019

Trump’s dual instincts on Iran: Big threats and an eagerness to deal Trump is caught between a political imperative to confront Iran — pleasing hawkish Republican supporters and allies Israel and Saudi Arabia — and his own political instincts against foreign intervention and toward cutting a deal....
18:32, 09/16/2019

As Martin Truex Jr. celebrates NASCAR playoff win, Gibbs teammates leave Las Vegas frustrated Of the four Joe Gibbs Racing teams that visited Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past weekend for the NASCAR playoff opener, only one left happy.       ...
18:32, 09/16/2019

The Dad Bod Is Dead What happens when rippling abs and daddies are splashed across our screens, and people start to view "normal" as below average? A deep dive on the "dad bod."...
19:00, 09/16/2019

Jennifer Lopez defends 'Hustlers' co-star Constance Wu: She's no diva As Jennifer Lopez heads into this weekend’s opening of “Hustlers” buoyed by Oscar buzz, she’s sticking by co-star Constance Wu.        ...
19:00, 09/16/2019

McLaren GT 2019 review Woking’s most user-friendly car to date is still a McLaren first and foremost, and a GT more in name than behaviour McLaren says this is a new kind of grand tourer. A lighter, more dynamic, more, er, McLaren-y kind of grand tourer. It exists becau...
19:00, 09/16/2019

Ogier wants more from Citroen despite WRC victory in Turkey Rally Turkey winner Sebastien Ogier has urged his Citroen Racing team to push for further developments and not be distracted by its first World Rally Championship one-two in four years...
19:00, 09/16/2019

Toyota's first success handicap under new WEC system set for Fuji The World Endurance Championship's new system of success handicaps will slow the Silverstone-winning Toyota by 1.4 seconds a lap for round two at Fuji next month...
19:00, 09/16/2019

WeWork parent pulls IPO following pushback: sources WeWork owner The We Company took a last-minute decision on Monday to suspend preparations for an initial public offering (IPO), concerned that its stock market debut would be snubbed by many investors, people familiar with the matter said....
19:32, 09/16/2019

Electric pickup, batteries included in GM's $7 billion pledge An all-electric pickup truck and an advanced battery system will be part of the $7 billion that General Motors Co has pledged to invest in the United States as parts of contract talks with the United Auto Workers....
19:32, 09/16/2019

Oil jumps nearly 15% in record trading after attack on Saudi facilities Oil ended nearly 15% higher on Monday, with Brent logging its biggest jump in over 30 years amid record trading volumes, after an attack on Saudi Arabian crude facilities cut the kingdom's production in half and fanned fears of retaliation in the Mid...
19:32, 09/16/2019

California governor acts to stem 'epidemic' of youth vaping California's governor on Monday ordered a public awareness campaign on health risks posed by a "youth epidemic" of vaping, but said he lacked authority to unilaterally ban flavored e-cigarettes that he said were deliberately marketed to children....
19:32, 09/16/2019

Detroit mayor wants to wipe out residential blight with bonds Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan unveiled a plan on Monday to sell up to $250 million of bonds to tackle the city's remaining blighted and abandoned houses over the next five years....
19:32, 09/16/2019

The Point: Can Donald Trump change the electoral map, again? Donald Trump is in New Mexico tonight for a campaign rally, the latest sign his 2020 reelection team believes he can carry the Land of Enchantment in 2020....
20:00, 09/16/2019

Tourist headbutts Venetian gondolier over boat selfie It’s rough out there for a gondolier. Venetian boatmen often have to contend with crowded waterways and rude tourists who spend the whole ride distracted by their phones, shout or dangerously stand up and cause boats to capsize. And apparently, rowdy...
20:32, 09/16/2019

Trump says Iran appears to be behind Saudi strike President Donald Trump says it appears that Iran was responsible for the attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia, but he says he doesn't want war. (Sept. 16)        ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Jessica Hecht searches for the perfect red carpet look Jessica Hecht, the "Special" actress and Emmy nominee, takes us inside her search for the perfect dress to wear to the creative arts Emmys. The telecast will air on FX Sept. 21, the day before the Primetime awards are handed out live on TV. (Sept. 16...
21:00, 09/16/2019

The Hong Kong Protester's Toolkit for a Cat-and-Mouse Game With Authorities Protesters in Hong Kong fear they are being monitored by the local government and potentially by China, a country at the cutting edge of mass surveillance. So demonstrators have developed hacks to avoid arrest and hide their digital tracks....
21:00, 09/16/2019

The Next Castlevania Game Is Coming To Phones Konami quietly announced a new Castlevania game at the Tokyo Game Show last week, called Grimoire of Souls. Before you get too excited, you might want to check out the trailer first....
21:32, 09/16/2019

Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Chris and Riley are streaming the early access roguelike Noita over on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat and subscribe to us for more streams as they happen....
21:32, 09/16/2019

Player Catalogues List Of Games That Still Have Poorly Implemented Subtitles Just from playing games, I know that the subtitles they offer are often too small, have weird line breaks, or don’t show up properly against the background of the game. This handy Reddit post offers a more detailed look at just how bad the situation ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

‘Ninja Warrior’ champ isn’t satisfied: ‘I want to win two times, back to back’ It's official! 'American Ninja Warrior' has crowned its second winner ever. Here's what he's planning to do with the grand prize.        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

'SNL' fires Shane Gillis over racist comments just four days after hiring him Shane Gillis was one of three new additions to 'Saturday Night Live" and had described himself as "fat" and from a "white trash town."        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The cultural 'Rub' that sparked an American sound "Country Music" begins with a cultural rub, the rise of the Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers, and the launch of Nashville's own Grand Ole Opry.        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

Creative Arts Emmys 2019: Sterling K. Brown, Angela Bassett go glam on the red carpet Celebrities such as Sterling K. Brown, Kim Kardashian, Angela Bassett turned out for the Creative Arts Emmys, which award technical excellence in TV.        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

Mamata Banerjee's Birthday Wish For PM Modi In Early Morning Tweet West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 69th birthday in a tweet this morning, a day before she is scheduled to meet him in Delhi....
22:32, 09/16/2019

UAW Strike Could Cost GM $100 Million a Day With no vehicles being built, the walkout involving roughly 46,000 full-time workers could dent GM’s profit by $50 million to $100 million daily, analysts say....
23:01, 09/16/2019

Spangenberg sparks Brewers to win over Padres Cory Spangenberg had his second straight big game Monday night, when he hit a go-ahead, two-run triple and finished with three RBIs as the red-hot Milwaukee Brewers beat the visiting San Diego Padres 5-1 in the opener of a four-game series....
23:01, 09/16/2019

NFL notebook: Roethlisberger lost for season A painful Sunday led to a sobering Monday for some of the NFL's biggest names, and nowhere was the news more sobering than in Pittsburgh, where the Steelers learned starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will miss the remainder of the season....
23:01, 09/16/2019

Magic retain options on Bamba, Fultz, Isaac The Orlando Magic announced Monday that center Mo Bamba, guard Markelle Fultz and forward Jonathan Isaac have been signed through the 2020-21 season....
23:01, 09/16/2019

As Israel votes, Donald Trump proves he's the 'King of Israel' Every U.S. president, citing shared values and security commitments, has been staunchly pro-Israel; President Donald Trump more than most.        ...
23:32, 09/16/2019

Teen died from birthday meal even after he told restaurant of allergy, coroner rules Owen Carey collapsed about an hour after he ate the grilled chicken in April 2017. A corner ruled that he died from a "severe anaphylactic reaction."        ...
23:32, 09/16/2019

Iran denies attacking Saudi oil sites but prepared for 'full-fledged war' Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels said they launched drones that struck the Saudi Arabian oil installations Saturday, disrupting crude oil output.        ...
23:32, 09/16/2019

It's official: Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott are dating after meeting in August Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott are dating. Deschanel and husband film producer Jacob Pechenik revealed they were splitting earlier this month.        ...
00:00, 09/17/2019

New life coming to West Chelsea’s Terminal Stores building From 19th century freight warehouse, to 20th century disco, to 21st century cutting-edge office mecca — that’s the colorful past and prospective future of West Chelsea’s massive Terminal Stores building. Joint-venture partners L&L Holding Co., Norman...
00:32, 09/17/2019

NBN kills 'Netflix tax' idea and unveils basic unlimited plan Proposal put to internet service providers earlier this year would have targeted high-volume users of video streaming servicesNBN Co has shot down an idea for a “Netflix tax” for high-volume users of video streaming services, as the company also look...
01:00, 09/17/2019

'Downton Abbey' premiere: Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville lead red carpet in New York The stars were out in New York's Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center Monday for the premiere of the new "Downton Abbey" film.        ...
01:32, 09/17/2019

Brad Pitt Phones Astronaut, Asks "Did You Spot Indian Moon Lander"? When Brad Pitt called the International Space Station (ISS) Monday to talk to American astronaut Nick Hague, the conversation turned to the unexpected consequences of weightless life....
01:32, 09/17/2019

Hollow boom: why black Americans feel left out of US’s robust economy Unemployment rate tells a different story about the economy when race is considered, even when job numbers are strong“What I’ve done for African Americans in two and a half years, no president has been able to do anything like it,” Donald Trump boast...
01:32, 09/17/2019

Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool land in Italy intent on defending their crown Napoli handed Liverpool a late defeat in last year’s group stage but manager insists a triumphant campaign has only made his squad hungry for moreOne might expect Liverpool to return to the Champions League stage with an air of superiority 108 days a...
01:32, 09/17/2019

Attacks on Saudi were a 'rude awakening' for the oil market The plant in Abqaiq is the "crown jewel" of Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, and Bob McNally of Rapidan Energy Group says he is "disappointed, but not surprised" that attackers got through the oilfireld's defenses....
02:32, 09/17/2019

Oil price spike will be 'quite harmful' to some countries: Investor Frank Tsui of Value Partners says the situation in the oil market seems "manageable" unless there is more military action in Saudi Arabia. He also weighs in on the Chinese property market....
02:32, 09/17/2019

Jim Cramer explains how the market was able to virtually shrug off a major oil shock "In the old days, the averages would've plunged on this kind of oil shock. I know because I've lived through a bunch of them, starting in 1973," Jim Cramer says....
03:00, 09/17/2019

UAW labor strike: Picketers block Michigan GM plant Striking employees of General Motors used their bodies and vehicles to block all entrances to the automaker's Flint Assembly Plant Monday, several hours into a United Auto Workers labor walkout....
03:32, 09/17/2019

Confronting Grief, Mental Illness and Marginalization, in Verse Four poetry collections — “Be Recorder,” by Carmen Giménez Smith; “Odes to Lithium,” by Shira Erlichman; “Grief Sequence,” by Prageeta Sharma; and “Eyes Bottle Dark With a Mouthful of Flowers,” by Jake Skeets — explore narratives of belonging and ide...
03:32, 09/17/2019

Love Among the Ruins In Stella Tillyard’s novel “Call Upon the Water,” a 17th-century Dutch engineer sets out to drain the English fenlands, but finds his spirit drained instead....
03:32, 09/17/2019

Not Suicide, Ex-Speaker Was Mudrered: Chandrababu Naidu Demands CBI Probe Terming the death of former Speaker of Andhra Pradesh, Kodela Siva Prasada Rao, who allegedly committed suicide, as "murder," Telugu Desam Party or TDP Chief N Chandrababu Naidu has demanded a CBI......
04:00, 09/17/2019

| 10-year-old dies 8 years after supermarket burger poisoning A French boy aged 10, who fell gravely ill in 2011 after consuming a beef burger from supermarket discounter Lidl that was infected with E.coli bacteria, has died of complications stemming from his poisoning, say the family's lawyer....
04:32, 09/17/2019

Pithekoussai: Ancient Greek Colony of Nestor’s Cup Celebrated for its thermal springs and verdant landscapes, the volcanic island of Ischia, called Pithekoussai during its ancient Greek days —located in the Bay of Naples—harkens back to the Mycenaean era when it was part of a wide network of Tyrrheni...
04:32, 09/17/2019

Israel's Netanyahu fights to hang on to power in second general election this year The ballot comes at a precarious time for the country's longest serving prime minister, with the right-wing incumbent facing formidable challenges....
04:32, 09/17/2019

Huge blow as Yorkshire mine fails to secure £400m for next phase The future of a huge fertiliser mine in Yorkshire has been thrown into doubt after the company responsible for its development failed to secure the $500m (£402.8m) needed to move ahead with the project....
05:00, 09/17/2019

Aldi suffers 26% profit drop but promises growth Discount supermarket chain Aldi has announced that its operating profits fell by 26% to £197.9m last year, as the company invested heavily in the face of fierce competition....
05:00, 09/17/2019

California bill may fill data gaps in the criminal justice system Inconsistent data isn't just a headache in the criminal justice system -- it could make the difference between someone going free or serving time. California might do something about that soon, though. The state legislature has passed a bill, ...
05:00, 09/17/2019

Nintendo's SNES-style Switch controllers are now available Been pining for Nintendo's SNES-styled Switch controller ever since it was announced alongside the arrival of SNES games on the platform? You now have the chance to get them. Nintendo has started taking orders for the retro $30 gamepad, with t...
05:00, 09/17/2019

Māori tribe bans replica of Captain Cook's Endeavour ship from docking A Māori tribe has banned a replica of Captain James Cook's ship the Endeavour from docking at its village next month, during a national commemoration of the British explorer's first encounter with indigenous New Zealanders....
05:32, 09/17/2019

Alabama police officer shot and killed in shootout with suspect: cops A veteran police officer in Tuscaloosa, Ala., was shot and killed Monday after a shootout with a suspect who authorities said ran into a home and opened fire....
05:32, 09/17/2019

NYPD school safety agent who worked as plus-size model fatally shot by boyfriend on his birthday: police A New York school safety officer who worked on the side as a plus-size model was fatally shot by her boyfriend who then turned the gun on himself as the couple was celebrating his birthday, police said Monday....
05:32, 09/17/2019

Connecticut woman, 79, accused of drifting onto shoulder, killing man with her Volkswagen Beetle A 79-year-old Connecticut woman was charged Monday in the death of a trucker who was struck by her Volkswagen Beetle when it drifted onto the shoulder of a roadway, police and local media reported....
05:32, 09/17/2019

County cricket: Hampshire v Somerset, Essex v Surrey, and more – live! Live updates from around the county groundsCounty Championship: day one roundupThe Ashes: Guardian writers pick their highs and lowsAnd you can email Tanya here, tweet her here or comment BTL 2.10pm BST And with a pull through midwicket, Simpson goes...
06:17, 09/17/2019

RAF serviceman dies after sustaining injury in rugby league match • Scott Stevenson hurt in inter-services game against the army• ‘This is tragic and heartbreaking news,’ says RFL chiefAn RAF senior aircraftman has died after being injured playing in an inter-services rugby league match against the army.Scott Steve...
06:17, 09/17/2019

Miami swingers club ordered to pay models nearly $1M for swiping photos A Miami swingers club has been ordered to pay nearly $1 million to a group of models after the sex joint used photos of them in advertisements without their permission, a report said Monday. Miami Velvet — the “most famous swingers club” ...
06:48, 09/17/2019

Oregon man who beat cancer twice wins $4.6M lotto jackpot He’s on a winning streak. An Oregon man who beat cancer twice has hit a $4.6 million lottery jackpot, officials said. Stu MacDonald, from the city of Bend, said he buys a Megabucks ticket every week and before each purchase his wife tells him, “Get t...
06:48, 09/17/2019

A Music Video by Marvin Gaye's Son Resurfaced On Twitter and... WTF Is Going On? The late, great Marvin Gaye once sung that he “heard it through the grapevine.” Little did I know that I’d be expressing the same sentiment … about his son’s music video from 6 years ago....
07:16, 09/17/2019

Here’s what to know about the renewed allegations against Brett Kavanaugh The new allegation has elicited calls from some Democratic presidential contenders for Kavanaugh’s impeachment and strong defenses of Kavanaugh from leading Republicans, including the man who appointed him to the high court, President Donald Trump....
07:16, 09/17/2019

Taliban claim attacks at president's rally, Kabul The Taliban have claimed a deadly attack in northern Afghanistan that targeted President Ashraf Ghani's campaign rally, killing 24 people, and another attack, a Kabul explosion near the U.S. Embassy. (Sept. 17)        ...
07:16, 09/17/2019

Tom Hiddleston Asked Chris Hemsworth to Hit Him in the Face And, Uh, It Didn't End Well Frozen peas need to assemble to Tom Hiddleston's face ASAP. Though you may know him best as Loki--brother to Chris Hemsworth's Thor, of course--in the Marvel franchise, the Brit......
07:48, 09/17/2019

Turkey: Censorship fogging up pollution researchers' work In Turkey, rapid urbanization and poor pollution control are impacting public health, according to researchers. They say the government is fully aware, and is punishing experts who've tried to warn the public....
07:48, 09/17/2019

Whale emerges off New Jersey coast just feet from father, son fishing They’ve got a whale of a story to tell. A Pennsylvania father and son captured the moment a whale emerged from the sea right before their eyes as they fished off the South Jersey coast. Mark Beverino and his son Frank, of Malvern, were fishing ...
07:48, 09/17/2019

SoftBank reportedly accelerates Japan’s 5G network plans by 2 years Japan's top carriers appear to be moving up their 5G rollout timetables, with an eye to more quickly increasing coverage throughout the island nation.Read More...
08:16, 09/17/2019

This crazy new slider design with a waterfall display might be Samsung’s Galaxy S11 Assuming Samsung still moves ahead with S-series handsets early next year, it’s likely that we’ll get a trio of Galaxy S11 variants topping out with a Plus-branded size at the high end — and maybe even wowing fans of the brand with ...
08:16, 09/17/2019

iPhone 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max Review: The Battery Life We've Been Dying For With the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro models, Apple finally addressed the biggest user concern: battery life. Personal technology columnist Joanna Stern reviews the new lineup....
08:16, 09/17/2019

Amazon Music to Keep on Rockin' With High-Definition Streaming Amazon is introducing a high-resolution version of its music service, making it the first major subscription-streaming player to offer digital sound quality at CD quality or better....
08:16, 09/17/2019

Netflix co-founder tells us why we’ll probably never see ads on Netflix One of the big what-ifs that’s the subject of frequent analysts reports and generates so much breathless chatter when it comes to the future of Netflix has to do with whether the leading streamer will ever dip its toe into the lucrative (but su...
08:16, 09/17/2019

Sara Gilbert steps up on 'The Conners,' lets go of 'The Talk': 'You get a bit of your life back' Sara Gilbert says she still has "warm feelings" about Roseanne Barr, and that Julie Chen's exit from "The Talk" was "tough."        ...
09:16, 09/17/2019

Senators push for U.S. to expand mining for electric vehicle supply chain U.S. senators voiced bipartisan support on Tuesday for the expansion of domestic mining and minerals recycling, part of a push to jumpstart the country's electric vehicle supply chain and offset China's rising dominance in the fast-growing space....
09:48, 09/17/2019

Iran’s Supreme Leader Says ‘No Talks’ With the U.S. Amid Tensions (TEHRAN, Iran) — Iran’s supreme leader announced on Tuesday that “there will be no talks with the U.S. at any level” — remarks apparently meant to end all speculation about a possible U.S.-Iran meeting between the two co...
10:17, 09/17/2019

Israel Votes in Repeat Election That Will Decide If Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Remains in Power (JERUSALEM) — Israelis voted Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power, despite a likely indictment on corruption charges. Netanyahu, the longest serving leade...
10:17, 09/17/2019

700 Kg Cannabis Seized In Varanasi, Inter-State Drug Gang Caught: Cops Nearly 700 kg of cannabis was seized in Varanasi and two members of an inter-state drug trafficking gang were arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) of the Uttar Pradesh police, officials said on......
10:17, 09/17/2019

Apple iPhone 11 review roundup: Should you buy one? Apple iPhone 11 reviews hit the web early Tuesday morning, with most of the reviews focused on the upgrades to the iPhone's internals, including its much-discussed camera system....
10:17, 09/17/2019

Tuesday's Best Deals: 44-Drawer Organizer, Flash Storage Blowout, Taco Holder, and More An Akro-Mils 44 Drawer Hardware Cabinet, a PNY Gold Box, and an American Metalcraft Taco Holder lead off Tuesday’s best deals from around the web....
10:17, 09/17/2019

Trump's Silicon Valley Fundraiser Sounds Like a Mystery Treasure Hunt for the Absolute Worst People If you’re the sort of person who is willing to drop tens of thousands of bucks to help President Donald Trump get re-elected, my guess is you’re probably also the sort of person who loves mystery and intrigue (and racism)! Luckily for them, the presi...
10:17, 09/17/2019

Train Delayed? Relax With a Bolivian Pastry and Bubble Tea New York is seeking to replace the discount-clothing stores and doughnut chains that line its subway corridors with trendy food halls and upscale shops....
10:18, 09/17/2019

Russian volcano eruption has caused rare purple sunsets all over the world Volcanic eruptions can often be devastating to nearby regions, but a remote volcano in Russia is responsible for some beautiful sunsets, according to researchers....
10:18, 09/17/2019

Modi, Trump, and a rally to make foreign policy great again We should welcome President Trump's attendance at an upcoming Houston rally by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It might seem silly, but this rally will serve real foreign policy interests....
10:48, 09/17/2019

Where the Knicks have upside in their free-agent haul Walt Frazier likes bold fashion and flashy suits. But he knows the only way to win in the NBA is with lunch-pail defense. After a Knicks spending spree that netted seven free agents, none of them an All-Star, Frazier says the only way the club will b...
10:48, 09/17/2019

The best Twitter reactions to Giants benching Eli Manning for Daniel Jones The news broke and the reactions came flooding in. The Eli Manning era, which produced two memorable Super Bowl runs, is over. The Giants announced the news themselves that Manning would be replaced as the starter by rookie Daniel Jones Sunday agains...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Jamal Adams makes social media statement as Jets losses mount Jamal Adams is appearing to take out his Jets frustration on social media. The star safety has removed the Jets from his Twitter and Instagram bios and stopped following them on Instagram, SNY first noted. There is still hope, though, as Adams contin...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Kelvin Beachum has embarrassing showing in growing Jets mess Kelvin Beachum may want to burn the film of Monday night’s loss to the Browns. The Jets left tackle had a terrible game. He was beaten by Myles Garrett for three sacks and committed three penalties. “We didn’t win,” Beachum said. “I didn’t play well ...
10:48, 09/17/2019

10 of boxing’s best road warriors DeMarcus Corley, featured in this week's Boxing News, is without doubt boxing’s premier road warrior in 2019, but many others have walked a similar path The post 10 of boxing’s best road warriors appeared first on Boxing News....
10:48, 09/17/2019

Netflix Pays for Serenity Now The media company has acquired five years of global streaming rights to NBC’s hit series “Seinfeld.” Is Netflix crazy, or is it so sane that you just blew your mind?...
11:16, 09/17/2019

Oil-Thirsty Asia Feels the Strain After Saudi Attack Effects from an attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure this past weekend threatened to ripple across Asia, which has spent much of the past year increasing its reliance on crude exports from the kingdom....
11:16, 09/17/2019

NBC Peacock is Comcast’s dive into the crazy streaming-video fray Enlarge / An artist's approximation of what today's newly announced Saved by the Bell reboot might look like, since it will include at least some original series actors. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) The streaming fragmentation war continues apac...
11:16, 09/17/2019

Oh, frak: There’s another Battlestar Galactica reboot coming Enlarge / The Battlestar Galactica cast as "The Last Supper" from 2007. (credit: SyFy) Battlestar Galactica is coming back. Again. The reboot of the series was announced today for Comcast's upcoming NBCUniversal streaming service, Peacock, The Holl...
11:16, 09/17/2019

Former USC star Reggie Bush joining Matt Leinart on Trojans broadcast Former USC football stars Reggie Bush and Matt Leinart will team up for a Fox Sports broadcast for the Trojans' game against Utah Friday in Los Angeles....
11:17, 09/17/2019

'Laver Cup is my favourite week' - Kyrgios excited for team tennis action "Nick Kyrgios has expressed his excitement for the Laver Cup and is one of the headline names playing for Team World this weekend - live on Eurosport."...
11:48, 09/17/2019

Tropical Storm Imelda forms near Texas: NHC Tropical storm Imelda, the ninth of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, has formed about 40 miles (65 km) southwest of Galveston, Texas, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
11:48, 09/17/2019

French-owned STAR group commits to maize audit in Madagascar French-owned beverage company STAR said on Tuesday it has requested an independent audit of its supply chain in Madagascar following media reports linking maize production to deforestation in the west of the country....
11:48, 09/17/2019

NHC: 50% chance of cyclone over northwestern Gulf of Mexico A low pressure system located over the northwestern Gulf of Mexico, near the Texas coast, has a 50% chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
11:48, 09/17/2019

GM strike costing up to $100 million a day isn't worrying investors — at least not yet General Motors stands to lose hundreds of millions of dollars in lost production as a United Auto Workers union strike against the automaker enters its second day, but Wall Street isn't panicking or downgrading the automaker just yet....
12:16, 09/17/2019

Doctor shortage (CNBC) As America’s population ages and demand outpaces supply, a physician shortage is intensifying. Projections from the Association of American Medical Colleges say the U.S. will see a shortage of 46,900 to 121,900 physicians by 2032 in primary an...
12:16, 09/17/2019

Serious injury sustained in bicycle-involved crash LIVE: Serious injury sustained in bicycle collision on Grant Road near Estrella, according to Tucson Police Department. Posted by News 4 Tucson – KVOA on Monday, September 16, 2019 TUCSON – A serious injury was sustained after a bicycle ...
12:16, 09/17/2019

Masa Son and Adam Neumann relationship not seen as reason for IPO delay: Sources CNBC's David Faber reports that trouble between WeWork and its largest shareholder was not the key reason for delaying an initial public offering....
12:16, 09/17/2019

|MysteriousZuma-infusedrealityseriesfilmsatNkandla A mysterious new 13-episode reality series involving some of the Zuma family and partly filmed at the Nkandla presidential homestead is coming to screens in 2020....
12:16, 09/17/2019

The Corey Lewandowski Hearing Is Already an Absolute Disaster On Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing on what it dryly termed “Presidential Obstruction of Justice and Abuse of Power,” but which is in essence the start of a long-awaited congressional impeachment proceeding against Donald Trump....
12:16, 09/17/2019

Splitting water to make cement could clean up a dirty industry Enlarge (credit: Harley Mac) Action on climate change has been focused on the electrical grid and our transportation systems, but there are other hurdles between here and a zero-greenhouse-gas-emissions world. Agriculture and deforestation are majo...
12:16, 09/17/2019

Oil-Market Turbulence Whipsaws Junk Bonds Volatility in oil prices is whipsawing the U.S. high-yield bond market, with investors focusing on junk bonds of oil-and-natural gas companies. California Resources and Chesapeake Energy were the top-traded high-yield bond issuers....
12:48, 09/17/2019

The Repo Market: What It Is, and Why Everyone Is Talking About It Again Traders are scrambling to discern what caused an unexpected rate spike in a vital but murky part of the financial system—the market for repurchase agreements, known as repo. Here’s an explainer....
12:48, 09/17/2019

Sensex Slumps 642 Points, Nifty Turns Negative For 2019: 10 Points Indian share markets suffered sharp losses on Tuesday amid heavy selling pressure as fears of rising crude oil prices and weakness in the rupee against the US dollar rattled investor sentiment. The......
12:48, 09/17/2019

Bank Officers' Unions Threaten To Go On Strike: 10 Things To Know Four unions of public sector bank officers have threatened to go on a strike opposing the consolidation of 10 state-run lenders into four. The unions have jointly given a strike call for forty-eight......
12:48, 09/17/2019

Scientists discover the structure of cancer molecule New research from the United Kingdom has now revealed the structure and function of a molecule that may help cancer develop and become treatment resistant....
12:48, 09/17/2019

Blast Away Your Regrets, Negative Thoughts, and Accumulated Dirt With This Pressure Washer Gold Box You might not think you need a pressure washer, but after spending 10 minutes on r/pressurewashingporn, you’ll have your credit card out. Amazon’s marked down a powerful Sun Joe washer down to $145 in today’s Amazon Gold Box, way below its usual ~$27...
12:48, 09/17/2019

Spain breaks up huge drug ring but 'Messi of hashish' still on the run Spanish police said Sunday they've broken up a dangerous Moroccan drug ring but say it’s notorious leader, nicknamed the “Messi of hashish,” is still on the run....
13:16, 09/17/2019

Canadian man who killed wife, then daughters after taking them to church, sentenced to life A Canadian man has been sentenced to 35 years-to-life in prison after a court was told that he killed his wife and then took his two young daughters to church before killing them with a children's toy....
13:16, 09/17/2019

Iran confirms holding 3 Australians on spying charges Iran has confirmed that three Australian citizens were being held in the Islamic Republic on suspicion of spying amid the ratcheting up of tensions between the Tehran and the West....
13:16, 09/17/2019

Mercedes-Maybach luxury SUV to be revealed in November The Mercedes-Maybach SUV as imagined by Autocar Bentley Bentayga and Rolls-Royce Cullinan rival set to cost around £150,000 Mercedes-Benz will crown its SUV line-up in November with the reveal of a plush new Maybach-badged GLS model conceived to a...
13:16, 09/17/2019

Madewell Diverges From J. Crew as a Darling of Casual America The fashion brand filed for an I.P.O. last week, a move signifying how much better positioned it is than its parent company for the current retail environment....
13:16, 09/17/2019

Why does England's smallest county have beef with McDonald's? There are two things that Rutland residents are especially proud of: being England's smallest county, and being the only county that doesn't have a McDonald's....
13:16, 09/17/2019

Report: Federal spending per child falls, further decreases projected Federal government spending on children fell in 2018, driven by cuts to education and nutrition programs and reductions in child-related tax credits, a new report released Tuesday revealed....
13:16, 09/17/2019

In Georgia, Democrat Sarah Riggs Amico launches faith-based campaign No one is combining faith -- however broadly defined -- and politics as acutely as Sarah Riggs Amico, a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Georgia, running to oppose incumbent Republican Sen. David Perdue....
13:16, 09/17/2019

Pirates' All-Star closer Felipe Vázquez jailed for solicitation of a child Two-time All-Star closer arrested on Tuesday in PittsburghVázquez, 28, could face more charges after search of devicesFelipe Vázquez, the Pittsburgh Pirates’ two-time All-Star closer, has been arrested and charged with one count of computer pornograp...
13:48, 09/17/2019

How a thrilling eight-minute short might save the Jurassic franchise In new short film Battle at Big Rock, a seat-edge set piece surpasses the two full-length dino-thrillers that came before itI bring you good news and bad news. The good news is that the new Jurassic World film Battle at Big Rock is by far the best in...
13:48, 09/17/2019

Taliban suicide attacks in Afghanistan leave dozens dead Explosions at election rally and in central Kabul follow collapse of US-Taliban peace talksTaliban suicide bombers killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens more in two blasts Tuesday – one at a campaign rally for the president and the other in Ka...
13:48, 09/17/2019

'He's a barbarian': Māori tribe bans replica of Captain Cook's ship from port New Zealand village complains to ministry of culture and heritage over planned visit by a replica of the EndeavourA village in New Zealand has banned a replica of Captain Cook’s ship from docking there to mark 250 years since the explorer’s arrival a...
13:48, 09/17/2019

Pizza Hut blesses junk food fans with ‘Cheez-It Pizza’ Ever wonder what you’d get if a Cheez-It cracker mated with a Hot Pocket? The answer is Pizza Hut’s new Stuffed Cheez-It Pizza. It’s the latest high-octane snack hybrid that nobody ever asked for but will probably taste good enough ...
13:48, 09/17/2019

France to give iodine to more people living close to nuclear plants France will offer free iodine tablets to around 2.2 million people living close to nuclear plants to help protect them from radiation in case of an accident....
14:16, 09/17/2019

It's Kind Of Creepy How Obsessed Professor Byleth Is With Her Students Fire Emblem: Three Houses protagonist Professor Byleth is very good at spying. Three Houses isn’t a stealth game; Byleth doesn’t use her impressive sneaking skills in combat. Instead, she uses them to listen in on dozens of private conversations that...
14:17, 09/17/2019

ThermoWorks Billows and Signals will Turn Almost Any Grill, Smoker, Or Metal Bin Into a Precision Cooker Using ThermoWorks’ Billows and Signals makes me rue the hours I’ve lost and the energy I’ve spent manually maintaining charcoal-fueled temperatures in my smoker....
14:17, 09/17/2019

Rabbi at Bronx private school tricked student into sending him nude photos: FBI An associate principal at a top Jewish private school in the Bronx was busted for allegedly manipulating a 14-year-old student into sending nude photos of himself, feds said. Rabbi Jonathan Skolnick, who worked at Salanter Akiba Riverdale Academy in ...
15:16, 09/17/2019

Tehran Tries to Show High Costs of U.S.'s 'Maximum Pressure' Campaign As the Trump administration has worked to choke off Iran’s oil exports and strangle its economy, Tehran has sought to remind America and its allies of the risks a Persian Gulf conflict poses to global energy markets....
15:17, 09/17/2019

Spanish court calls U.S. extradition request for Venezuela ex-spymaster politically motivated Spain's High Court rejected a U.S. request to extradite Venezuela's former spy chief on drug trafficking charges this week after determining the U.S. action was politically motivated, according to a court document released on Tuesday....
15:17, 09/17/2019

U.S. believes attack on Saudi Arabia came from southwest Iran The United States believes Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities were launched from Iran, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Tuesday, with one of them saying it originated in Iran's southwest....
15:17, 09/17/2019

At least 3 teachers remove religious symbols at work under Quebec’s secularism law Bill 21 prohibits public-sector employees in positions of authority — including teachers, police officers and judges — from wearing religious symbols while at work....
15:18, 09/17/2019

A key witness in the Brett Kavanaugh saga comes down on his side Leland Keyser described trying to put the pieces together and deciding they didn't fit. She also said she thinks Christine Blasey Ford is the victim of some kind of "trauma."...
15:48, 09/17/2019

Oklahoma teen accused of threatening school shooting, wanting to shoot ‘400 people for fun’ By Elisha Fieldstadt An 18-year-old Oklahoma woman was arrested Monday with an AK-47 after she allegedly threatened to shoot “400 people for fun,” including some at her former high school, officials said. Alexis Wilson told her coworker a...
15:48, 09/17/2019

Cardinal George Pell makes appeal to Australia's High Court over sex abuse conviction Disgraced former papal advisor Cardinal George Pell launched a final bid Tuesday to have Australia's High Court overturn his convictions of child sex abuse....
15:48, 09/17/2019

Saturday Night Live sacks new comedian over racial slurs A new Saturday Night Live comedian has been axed from the show before his first appearance after a video emerged of him making "offensive, hurtful and unacceptable" slurs about Chinese people....
15:48, 09/17/2019

Archdiocese warns of scammer posing as Cardinal Dolan on social media An unholy actor has been impersonating the Archbishop of New York on social media. Timothy Cardinal Dolan on Monday warned about a rogue account using his likeness to ask for donations on Facebook and Twitter. “Please know I will never reach ou...
16:16, 09/17/2019

Miami Dolphins trade defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick to Pittsburgh Steelers, per reports The Dolphins' rebuild continues, as the team has traded defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick to the Steelers for a first-round pick, per reports.       ...
16:48, 09/17/2019

Heisman Watch: First poll has Oklahoma's Jalen Hurts ahead of Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa Oklahoma quarterbacks have won the last two Heisman Trophy. Jalen Hurts is in position to make it three as he leads Tua Tagovailoa in our network poll.       ...
16:48, 09/17/2019

Rockstar rolls out its own PC games launcher Following other publishers such as EA and Ubisoft, Rockstar Games is rolling out a games launcher for Windows PC. It'll pull your Rockstar titles together in one place, including those you've bought through other stores such as Steam (thoug...
16:48, 09/17/2019

The US is suing Edward Snowden over his memoir The United States is suing whistleblower Edward Snowden over his memoir, Permanent Record. It claims the former Central Intelligence Agency employee and National Security Agency contractor violated non-disclosure agreements with both agencies because...
16:48, 09/17/2019

Israeli exit polls show Netanyahu short of majority in year's second election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's political future was in doubt late Tuesday, as exit polls showed his conservative Likud party and its hard-line allies falling well short of securing a parliamentary majority in the Jewish state's second ge...
16:48, 09/17/2019

New General Assembly President brings ‘valuable insights’ into key UN challenges The new President of the 74th session of the General Assembly brings to his role “years of United Nations experience”, the UN chief said on Tuesday, as Tijjani Muhammad-Bande banged the gavel to open his year in office....
16:48, 09/17/2019

Tom Burke, Holliday Grainger return for another Cormoran Strike miniseries Tom Burke and Holliday Grainger have begun filming a fourth miniseries based on the crime novels J.K. Rowling penned under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith....
17:33, 09/17/2019

VENN Network aims to do for video games what MTV, ESPN has done for music and sports The Video Game Entertainment & News Network (VENN), aims to be the ESPN and E! for game culture and give Twitch and YouTube some competition.       ...
17:33, 09/17/2019