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Weatherwatch: the Prussian polymath who founded modern meteorology

Alexander von Humboldt “was one of the last people to hold essentially all scientific knowledge in one head” Happy Birthday, Alexander von Humboldt. Tomorrow marks 250 years since the birth of the Prussian polymath, whose travels ...

Weatherwatch: the Prussian polymath who founded modern meteorology

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Vidyasagar, The 19th Century Polymath Who Fought For Women Emancipation As revered as Swami Vivekananda by Bengalis, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar is the 19th century polymath reformer who modernised and simplified the Bengali alphabet and propagated widow remarriage....
10:16, 05/15/2019

Prussian monarchy heirs seek restitution of artefacts from German state Hohenzollerns want property and artworks lost after two world wars and Soviet occupationThe heirs of the former Prussian monarchy are seeking the return of thousands of artworks, memorabilia and other historical artefacts from the German state, the c...
03:00, 07/13/2019

Weatherwatch: giant whirlpool monitored from space The Great Whirl, off the coast of Somalia, is believed to influence the Indian monsoon. Piracy in the area makes it difficult for scientists to studyEvery spring a giant whirlpool – the size of Colorado – forms off the coast of East Africa. The “Grea...
22:32, 05/10/2019

Weatherwatch: an unsung climate hero comes in from the cold US woman Eunice Foote only now receiving credit for first identifying greenhouse effectThis year marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Eunice Foote, a pioneer in climate research of whom few people have heard. She showed that water vapour and c...
14:48, 09/02/2019

Weatherwatch: perfect conditions for a Spanish plume High temperatures and high moisture levels make for atmospheric instabilityOver the last few days, we have seen the arrival of hot and humid weather, with some thunderstorms. Various media outlets have associated these conditions with the arrival of ...
01:32, 07/24/2019

Weatherwatch: heatwaves test limits of nuclear power Global heating is threatening supplies of water needed in large volumes to cool reactorsEnthusiasts describe nuclear power as an essential tool to combat the climate emergency because, unlike renewables, it is a reliable source of base load power.Thi...
14:32, 07/08/2019

World weatherwatch: Europe's heatwave shatters national temperature records Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany and the Netherlands surpassed previous maximum highsOnly weeks since Europe last endured record-breaking heat, another plume of intense hot air pushed up from north Africa breaking yet more records. High pressure centred ...
17:48, 07/31/2019

Usain Bolt has founded an e-scooter startup Legendary sprinter Usain Bolt explains why he believes his e-scooter company Bolt Mobility will succeed despite intense competition and major regulatory hurdles....
02:00, 05/16/2019

9 incredibly successful companies founded by military veterans Amazon Some of the world's most recognized companies have founders who served overseas. The companies include retail giant Walmart, whose founder Sam Walton served as an Army captain. Here are other successful businessmen with roots in the military...
18:16, 05/27/2019

Female-founded podcast network Earios releases its first shows Right now, there are more than 700,000 active podcasts and more than 29 million podcast episodes, as illustrated by Music Oomph. And although there seems to be a podcast for everyone, nearly all of the networks that host, develop, and promote shows a...
05:32, 07/04/2019

Which philosopher’s sister founded an Aryan colony? The Weekend quiz From the Coppergate Dig to the Bristol Beaufighter, test your knowledge with the Weekend quiz1 Roman defeats at Asculum and Heraclea gave rise to what expression?2 Which rodent was “excessively impertinent in his manners”?3 Which museum is built on t...
23:32, 06/21/2019

Microsoft invests $1 billion in Elon Musk-founded OpenAI Today, Microsoft announced that it's investing $1 billion in the Elon Musk-founded company OpenAI. The two companies will work together to bring supercomputing technologies and AI to Microsoft Azure. And OpenAI will run its services exclusively ...
20:16, 07/22/2019

Microsoft invests $1 billion in artificial intelligence lab co-founded by Elon Musk Microsoft has agreed to invest $1 billion in OpenAI, a lab co-founded by Elon Musk, to develop advanced artificial intelligence technologies.       ...
13:48, 07/22/2019

The Spectacular Fall Of India's 'Dosa King' Who Founded Saravana Bhavan Rajagopal, 71, always dressed in white with a strip of sandalwood paste on his forehead, is the pious son of a low-caste onion trader from a village in Tamil Nadu....
03:00, 07/03/2019

Branson's Virgin Group unveils plan to fund more female-founded start-ups Virgin StartUp — the Virgin Group's non-profit that offers funding and business support to British entrepreneurs — has pledged to fund companies started by men and women equally by 2020....
00:54, 08/12/2019

In bid to stop teen execution, Austria moves to shut Saudi-founded faith center Austria's government plans to shut down a Saudi Arabian-founded center for religious dialogue in Vienna in an attempt to prevent the execution of teenager Murtaja Qureiris....
00:00, 06/14/2019

Group founded to address child sex abuse in Olympic sports struggling to manage its caseload The Colorado-based organization founded to address the issue of sexual abuse in Olympic sports at the youth level is fielding 55 percent more reports of misconduct this year than in 2018....
20:33, 09/17/2019

Exclusive: Space firm founded by billionaire Paul Allen closing operations - sources Stratolaunch Systems Corporation, the space company founded by late billionaire and Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, is closing operations, cutting short ambitious plans to challenge traditional aerospace companies in a new "space race," four pe...
14:48, 05/31/2019

Burger franchise founded in Israel delays opening in Mich. city after backlash, threats A franchise of Israeli burger chain Burgerim will not open since it received backlash from the community in Dearborn.       ...
14:48, 07/23/2019

Nicholas Sparks reportedly tried to ban an LGBTQ club at the private prep school he founded, emails show MediaPunch/Diego Corredor via Associated Press The novelist Nicholas Sparks tried to shut down an LGBTQ club from being formed at the private prep school he co-founded, emails published by The Daily Beast on Thursday show. The former headmaster sued...
14:32, 06/13/2019

Justin Amash, Lone Republican Calling for Trump’s Impeachment, Quits Conservative Group He Founded (WASHINGTON) — Rep. Justin Amash, the lone Republican calling for President Donald Trump’s impeachment, has quit the Freedom Caucus of House conservatives, his spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday. The split comes a few weeks after Amash called ...
12:32, 06/11/2019

The billionaire who founded NYC's biggest grocery chain after immigrating to America as an infant explains his support for Trump — and why he thinks the US should build a wall Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images John Catsimatidis, a Greek immigrant and the founder of New York City grocery chain Gristedes, is a vocal supporter of President Trump. On the topic of Trump's reelection campaign, Catsimatidis told Bloomberg's...
12:48, 08/19/2019

Joan Johnson, Who Co-Founded Johnson Products and Thus Co-Helped Us Live Our Best Black Lives, Has Died at 89 Universal blackness suffered a tremendous loss last week when Joan Johnson—who along with husband, George Johnson, founded Johnson Products—passed away at age 89. Johnson Products, which brought to us such omnipresent hair products as Afro Sheen, Ult...
06:00, 09/10/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 is actually called Call of Duty Modern Warfare, apparently Try not to be confused because apparently the next game in the long-running Modern Warfare series, largely expected to be MW4, is actually called Modern Warfare....
10:00, 05/24/2019

How To Be A Modern Godparent "More than the cash or love you might give to their offspring, choosing godparents remains one of the most reliable ways of saying you want to be friends with someone forever"...
06:32, 07/05/2019

UK's 'biggest modern slavery network' Members of a human trafficking gang were jailed last week in the UK, described by the trial judge as the biggest modern-day slavery network ever identified in the country....
03:32, 07/09/2019

Cloud needs a modern data foundation, modern data needs a cloud foundation Survey shows that cloud helps accelerate data modernization and transformation efforts. But it needs to be undertaken gradually, with an eye to security and performance....
21:00, 08/31/2019

Becoming a modern-day cyborg: Chips with Everything podcast Jordan Erica Webber talks to the co-host of Grindfest, a festival for which dozens of fans of a type of body modification called ‘grinding’ travelled to the Tehachapi mountains in CaliforniaHumans have been using technology to alter their bodies for ...
06:32, 05/13/2019

Algeria’s battle for modern banking A properly functioning financial system has long eluded the country. As it moves on from Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s 20-year leadership, can the financial system finally overcome its many problems?...
17:00, 09/12/2019

Why developers are powering the modern c-suite From Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg to Larry Page and Sergey Brin - some of the world’s most powerful CEOs have cut their teeth as computer developers and coders.However, despite these high-profile examples, developers have often been criticis...
02:00, 05/16/2019

Five Things to Know About the Modern Japanese Monarchy When British Royals Meghan Markle and Prince Harry started an Instagram account last month, they broke a world record by gaining a million followers in less than six hours. This week in Japan, a new set of royals is coming to the world stage. On Wedn...
09:32, 04/29/2019

Wardrobe Staples for the Modern Woman We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
05:48, 05/02/2019

GM Tuner SVE Says It Might Build A Modern Typhoon You may recall back to a few weeks ago when Specialty Vehicle Engineering announced an upgrade package for the GMC Canyon pickup truck to make it a modern Syclone. It’s a neat idea that unfortunately costs a whole truck load of money to make happen. ...
15:32, 05/04/2019

The Dreamcast predicted everything about modern consoles  9/9/99. 20 years ago today, the Dreamcast landed in America. And even though it was ultimately an absolute failure, it changed the face of console gaming forever. It brought the power Sega's arcade hardware into your living room (at a price more...
09:00, 09/09/2019

What It's Really Like To Daily Drive A Modern Supercar Supercars are designed for a very specific type of customer. Picture someone undoubtedly very well off financially, typically living a busy, flamboyant lifestyle, flying in their private jet to their fancy condo in Dubai, and spending exorbitant amou...
23:48, 08/02/2019

Intimate portraits of modern-day witches "I met a woman in a spiritual center in western Massachusetts. It was summer, and there was no one there but us," American photographer Frances F. Denny recounts....
01:32, 07/09/2019

Microsoft hints towards a new ‘modern OS’ with seamless updates Microsoft‘s VP of Consumer and Device Sales, Nick Parker, hinted yesterday towards a new ‘modern OS‘ with seamless updates at the Computex trade show in Taiwan. According to Parker, the OS will have “enablers” and “delighters” like seamless updates, ...
03:00, 05/30/2019

Microsoft teases a 'modern OS' with 'seamless updates' Microsoft made a nod towards a possible new operating system at Computex in Taipei this week, when corporate vice president of consumer and device sales Nick Parker took to the stage to outline the company's future OS ambitions. While the event ...
04:48, 05/29/2019

Teenager Arrested After Boy, 6, Is Thrown From Tate Modern A 17-year-old male suspect was held on suspicion of attempted murder, the police said, after the child was tossed from the 10th-floor viewing platform....
14:16, 08/04/2019

Microsoft's 'Modern OS' vision: A foreshadowing of 'Lite' or more of the same? Is Microsoft's vision for 'a modern OS' something brand-new? Or is it just the next phase of the Microsoft 'Modern Desktop'? 'Modern' is in the eye of the beholder....
06:48, 05/29/2019

Get Modern-Day Myst Successor 'Obduction' for Free Now Get ready for the weekend by picking a cool video game for the low, low price of... nothing. GOG.com, the site formerly known as Good Ol’ Games, is giving away 2016 puzzle game Obduction for free as part of its “Summer Sale Festival.” The game is onl...
16:32, 05/30/2019

Is modern life poisoning me? I took the tests to find out We are exposed to synthetic chemicals in plastics, cosmetics and food every day. Could it be making us toxic? Our environment reporter was tested for over 1,530 chemicals to find out • Help us reach our $150,000 goal to fund this series. Make a contr...
02:16, 05/22/2019

When Twyla Tharp Made Ballet Modern On the occasion of American Ballet Theater’s revival of the game-changing “Deuce Coupe,” Ms. Tharp and Sara Rudner talked with the dancers taking their roles, Isabella Boylston and Misty Copeland. (Yes, it’s O.K. to fall.)...
06:00, 05/22/2019

Andreas Treichl’s prescription for modern banking For 22 years, he has led banking in Austria and across CEE at the helm of Erste Bank. Even as he nears retirement, he is pushing to transform Erste into a ‘financial health company’. Euromoney’s Banker of the Year for 2019 talks about this vision and...
10:16, 07/30/2019

Whitney Cummings—and her sex robot—take on modern womanhood Yes, Whitney Cummings did have a sex robot made in her likeness for the laughs. (credit: David Giesbrecht / Netflix) I never really understood catcalling until Whitney Cummings explained it in front of a live audience. Rather than waxing snarky abo...
06:16, 08/04/2019

Explainer: Five questions about Modern Monetary Theory Like famed economist John Maynard Keynes, Modern Monetary Theory advocates think government has an important role in offsetting what happens when demand falls short of what's needed to keep everyone who wants a job employed. They draw also on the ide...
11:16, 08/07/2019

Wisdom for happy, modern marriages | Letters Men who want to change need to organise themselves, writes Henrietta Cubitt. And one reader reflects on her relationship of 50-plus yearsWhat an interesting article by Hadley Freeman (Marriage isn’t the problem, it’s husbands, 30 May). I agree that f...
12:16, 05/30/2019

Fire breaks out in Frankfurt MMK modern art museum Firefighters in Frankfurt were combating a blaze at the famous MMK modern art museum. The building had been closed for renovations when passers-by reported smoke....
08:16, 07/29/2019

The Next Call of Duty Is Called Modern Warfare (Yep, Really) The first Modern Warfare was called Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, so it’s only natural that the fourth Modern Warfare is called Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. Confused yet? That’s video games for you....
08:48, 05/24/2019

'Modern day hamburglar' arrested South Florida A burglar captured on surveillance cooking a late-night meal at a Wendy's restaurant and then stealing a safe in South Florida has been identified and arrested....
12:00, 06/30/2019

The first Braun speakers in 28 years are unexpectedly modern When the news broke in July that Braun Audio's speaker line was making a comeback, pretty much everyone at Engadget was immediately hooked. Thanks to a deal with Proctor & Gamble, Pure Audio now has the rights to the iconic speaker name. Whi...
07:48, 09/06/2019

Low-Profile Tires Are Ruining Modern Cars The Volkswagen Up GTI I had in France last summer was a dream. It also had 17-inch wheels and low-profile tires. Off the coast, I ran over what seemed to be an innocuous small rock in the road. I knew something was wrong in about the next 10 seconds....
15:16, 07/12/2019

PM Modi A "Modern-Day Aurangzeb", Says Congress Leader Adding another to the season of name-calling, Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam has described Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the "modern-day Aurangzeb" who has destroyed hundreds of temples in Varanasi....
01:16, 05/08/2019

World celebrates 117 years of modern air conditioning KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WBIR) – On any scorching hot day, most of us head indoors to enjoy the air conditioner. It’s a machine that was invented 117 years ago not out of comfort, but necessity. “It’s allowed our society or any socie...
01:48, 07/23/2019

Mercedes' vision of ‘sustainable modern luxury' Mercedes-Benz is introducing an electric luxury sedan concept at the Frankfurt auto show this week. Sketches and renderings hint at what might be the EQS, a flagship four-door EV....
13:16, 09/09/2019

Forget the dress: modern brides wow in jumpsuits More and more women are ditching traditional gowns to make their vows in stylish trousersWhen Game of Thrones actress Sophie Turner married musician Joe Jonas in Las Vegas last week, she wore a pair of white, wide-leg trousers – and she’s not the fir...
09:00, 05/04/2019

Old technology can solve a modern crisis | Letters Dr Peter Hounsell writes that the electric bin lorries currently being trialled are nothing new, while Richard Ellam says that it used to be common for councils to burn rubbish to generate electricityYour report on electric bin lorries powered by ene...
12:48, 09/06/2019

Modern Family botches not one, but two graduation storylines I’ve spent a fair amount of time criticizing how Modern Family treats its tertiary characters. Namely, whatever the likes of Alex, Manny, Luke, and Haley are going through never really seems to matter in the grand scheme of things. Seemingly importan...
03:16, 05/02/2019

UK's 'biggest modern slavery network had 400 victims' Members of a human trafficking gang were jailed last week in the UK, described by the trial judge as the biggest modern-day slavery network ever identified in the country....
02:16, 07/09/2019

Anna Jones’ fig recipes | The Modern Cook A bounty of ripe figs makes a jammy topping for a herby goat’s cheese tart and a squishy treat with caramelised onions and manchego on toastI think my favourite smell is a fig leaf. There are a few heavy-leaved trees in parks and gardens near where I...
12:00, 08/23/2019

The Morning After: 'Modern Warfare' and preparing for WWDC Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. June is almost here, and with it comes Apple's WWDC event. We're preparing for the show to start on Monday, but first we'll find the big winners from Computex and take a look at the future of Call...
05:00, 05/31/2019

Under the skin: Why modern cars need 48V electrical systems A breakthrough in motor and electronics design by Continental AG allows mild hybrids to deliver electric-only driving like a full hybrid for less cost As well as allowing cars to temporarily run on electric power, a 48V system can take care of all ...
19:48, 09/15/2019

Does Call of Duty: Modern Warfare go too far, or is this a better reflection of war? Normally, after a game demo concludes, there’s a brief moment of applause for what was just presented. It’s a small token of appreciation by those in attendance, a thank you for the work that was put into the demo that just played on-sc...
10:32, 08/17/2019

Anna Jones’ strawberry recipes | The Modern Cook Any strawberries not quite the pick of the punnet can be roasted into an intensely sweet dessert or marinated in a jammy sauce for an alternative cream teaOur lone garden strawberry plant has six nearly pink strawberries we are hoping we will beat th...
09:48, 05/31/2019

Anna Jones’ courgette recipes | The Modern Cook Courgettes come into their own at this time of year, and especially sing in this crisp, parmigiana-style bake and Middle-Eastern spicy dipCourgettes will now be keeping us company until the end of summer. Right now, the ones I buy come from Italy, bu...
07:48, 06/07/2019

11 Ancient Remedies that Effectively Treat Modern Ailments With innovations appearing in our lives seemingly every day it seems that new breakthroughs in science are the only ones we trust. New is always considered better. With this prevalent thinking those who espouse the wisdom of the ancients are ignored ...
16:48, 07/06/2019

Anna Jones’ melon recipes | The Modern Cook Two recipes that make inventive use of this seasonal fruit: a herby feta salad and a simple sorbetAll summer long, a melon will sit at the end of the kitchen table next to the fruit bowl, ripening.When the sweet, heady smell fills the kitchen, I cut ...
06:32, 06/21/2019

The Magical Message of Merlin Versus Modern Materialism Approaching a subject such as lore about Merlin the Magician is to engage an old, old story that has been cast in poetry, history, music, art, and literature.  ...
01:48, 06/18/2019

New Call of Duty: Modern Warfare won't have a zombie mode The rebooted Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, set for release on PS4, Xbox One and PC on October 25, is going back to its realistic roots. That means the military shooter will be dropping its popular brain-munching zombie mode.It's been a staple of...
02:48, 06/03/2019

Control pre-E3 hands-on: The modern-day X-Men video game we’ve always wanted Enlarge / One of the game's deformed monsters. (credit: Remedy Entertainment) SANTA MONICA, Calif.—For nearly 20 years, Remedy Entertainment has put out a streak of cinematic, weird, memorable video games. But its Alan Wake series seems to be DOA, ...
16:48, 06/03/2019

Anna Jones’ Californian recipes | The Modern Cook Californian cuisine often champions local veg, fruit and grains and combines them inventively into food that is a treat to eat, such as this rainbow salad and veggie burgerWhen I first started spending time in California, I remember walking into brig...
09:00, 06/14/2019

Modern Formula 1 drivers too fit to be exhausted by faster cars Making Formula 1 cars more physical would not guarantee modern drivers end races exhausted because they are so much fitter than those in previous decades, reckons Franz Tost...
04:32, 06/15/2019

This Death Star presidency is no ally for modern Britain The Kim Darroch affair is final proof that Trump’s America is increasingly at odds with the UK’s multicultural, democratic values and national interestKim Darroch is but the latest victim of Donald Trump’s Death Star presidency, which collides at ran...
08:16, 07/13/2019

Padres, Rockies score modern-era most 92 runs in 4-game set DENVER (AP) — The Padres and Rockies set a modern-era record by combining for 92 runs in a four-game series, with San Diego pitcher Matt Strahm drawing a pinch-hit, bases-loaded walk in the ninth inning to rally past Colorado 14-13 Sunday. It was jus...
20:48, 06/16/2019

Modern Humans Interbred With At Least Five Archaic Human Groups Genetic analysis has revealed that the ancestors of modern humans interbred with at least five different archaic human groups as they moved out of Africa and across Eurasia. ...
20:32, 07/17/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare is about “when you don’t pull the trigger,” not when you do Call of Duty Modern Warfare is released later this October and promises to massively change up how Activision and Infinity Ward are approaching the series....
20:16, 06/19/2019

For Modern Strikeouts, Pitchers Veer Outside the Strike Zone It’s a paradox for today’s big-league pitchers: M.L.B. is on pace for another strikeout record, but fewer pitches than ever are going inside the rule-book zone....
05:48, 07/16/2019

Carl Hagenbeck: The inventor of the modern animal park No bars, no high fences: It's thanks to Carl Hagenbeck that most zoos today look that way. June 10 marks his 175th birthday. But he also had other controversial ideas for his parks: exhibiting humans as well....
03:16, 06/11/2019

The father of modern computing: Alan Turing's legacy Personal life and substantial works of face of new £50 note have only recently been properly appreciatedAlan Turing to feature on new £50 noteAlan Turing, the face of the new £50 note, is recognised as a key figure in Britain’s codebreaking efforts a...
13:16, 07/15/2019

Hitting the Books: Modern surveillance and 'the science of happiness' Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
22:48, 07/27/2019

How Henry Ford paved the way for the modern day road trip In 1918, four men on a road trip across Pennsylvania encountered trouble. A bouncing rock punctured their car’s radiator, breaking the cooling fan. Mechanics at a nearby garage examined the vehicle and declared it “unrepairable.” But then one of the ...
10:32, 07/13/2019

McConnell accuses media outlets of 'modern-day McCarthyism' Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday accused several media outlets of spewing "modern-day McCarthyism” after facing criticism for blocking an election-security bill. McConnell's comments came after MSNBC pundits and The Washington Post’s ...
06:48, 07/30/2019

NATO looks to outer space as modern warfare evolves Since its founding 70 years ago, NATO has primarily focused on the threat posed by conventional warfare. But these days, conflicts are also fought in cyberspace. Could outer space be next?...
17:16, 06/26/2019

This Ferrari 612 Scaglietti Shooting Brake Is a Modern-Day Breadvan The lumpy Ferrari 612 Scaglietti never commanded much of my attention before—until a couple of Dutchmen recently turned one into a shooting brake. It’s the modern-day Ferrari Breadvan, and one that you can actually own. Now it has my attention....
15:32, 06/07/2019

Haider Warraich: ‘We do everything in our modern lifestyle to hurt the heart’ The cardiologist on why we should take heart disease more seriously, advances in treatment and how you really can die from a broken heartHaider Warraich is a cardiologist at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. His medical traini...
17:48, 08/03/2019

El Paso shooting ranks among Top 10 deadliest in modern history The 20 shooting deaths connected to the El Paso Walmart massacre ranked as one of the top 10 deadliest single-day mass shootings in modern U.S. history....
18:48, 08/04/2019

Netflix to run new Rocko's Modern Life and Invader Zim movies Ensuring that streaming day will continue to be a very dangerous day, Nickelodeon announced this morning that it’s just sold two new TV movies reviving beloved “kids” series Rocko’s Modern Life and Invader Zim—the “kids” in quotes there because both ...
13:48, 05/11/2019

The Toyota Avalon Is The Modern Lincoln Town Car And I Love It I’m a big fan of ripping burnouts in a Hellcat or carving canyons in a McLaren. But, when it comes to the vehicles I own, nothing quite soothes me like an old-fashioned luxury barge. Unfortunately, there’s only one left on the market. Fortunately, it...
10:00, 09/01/2019

Video: Five things Gary Anderson would change about modern F1 Former Jordan, Stewart and Jaguar Formula 1 technical chief Gary Anderson is never shy about offering his insight on where modern F1 has room for improvement...
12:32, 08/14/2019

How The New York Times moved an old COBOL app to a modern cloud The NYT IT team chose AWS to run a business-critical app that managed daily home delivery of the newspaper since 1979. Find out why it was worth the bother....
06:48, 05/23/2019

In Camber Sands, a Modern Vacation Home Set Behind the Dunes Suzanne and Neil Stables fell in love with the seaside village south of London and built a three-story duplex with floor-to-ceiling windows and skylights throughout....
11:00, 08/15/2019

Anna Jones’ sweetcorn recipes | The Modern Cook Honey, herbs and chilli is a winning combination with corn, which also pairs deliciously with creamy parmesan rice in risottoOver the past few weeks, my cooking has been sporadic at best.For reasons I will not bore you with, we have been moving from ...
10:32, 08/30/2019

Modern farmers work harder than cavemen did: study Most would consider themselves lucky to have been born in the modern age — unthreatened by food scarcity and saber-toothed tigers. But a new anthropological study based in the Philippines suggests that hunter-gatherers get about 10 hours more l...
16:32, 05/20/2019

Opera Reborn 3: No modern browser is perfect, but this may be as close as it gets When Opera Software unveiled a new look and feel for its browser earlier this year, the company made a big deal of the impending changes. "We put Web content at center stage," the Opera team declared on its blog. And early previews of the design appe...
06:32, 05/19/2019

Money and Modern Strategy: How the Depleted Yankees Kept Winning Despite 17 players spending time on the injured list this year, the Yankees have kept pace in the A.L. East with smart moves rather than splashy ones....
18:16, 05/17/2019

Anna Jones’ aubergine recipes | The modern cook Find new flavours to boost aubergine – with lime- and pistachio-coated wedges or in a curry tangy with tamarindAubergine doesn’t get much attention in my kitchen; my husband, John, doesn’t like it (though I think this is because he has eaten so many ...
16:48, 05/17/2019

Anna Jones’ chickpea recipes | The Modern Cook Buy a jar of good-quality chickpeas and surprise yourself with a zesty turmeric stew and a herby halloumi traybakeNot all chickpeas are created equal. Many people I know say they don’t like them, but I’d argue that perhaps they haven’t tried the righ...
04:16, 05/10/2019

How American Slavery Helped Create Modern-Day Policing This year marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in what we now know as Virginia. Their voyage was, no doubt, filled with unspeakable horror and death, and their presence would forever change the United States—espec...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Sienna Miller shacks up in $11M modern Hamptons mansion New York-born, London-raised actress Sienna Miller — who is also the designer of the Twenty8Twelve fashion brand — is getting rave reviews for her recent roles in the drama “American Woman” and Showtime series “The Loudest Voice....
18:32, 08/22/2019

'Sorry, but I am too busy to talk to you right now': this is our modern life reality | Bob Brody It has nothing to do with you, my being too busy. It’s me. I’m too busy for work-life balance“On an average day, nearly everyone age 15 and over (96%) engaged in some sort of leisure activity, such as watching TV, socializing, or exercising. Men spen...
12:00, 08/26/2019

Modern lifestyles shaped our evolution only a few thousand years ago Two new studies reveal recent evolutionary changes in Europe and East Asia, suggesting that modern living can change our immune systems and metabolism...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Modern Warfare's Alpha Has Me Feeling Good About The Gameplay This weekend, Call of Duty players on PlayStation 4 are getting hands-on with this fall’s Modern Warfare. Activision has launched an early alpha of the new 2v2 “Gunfight” mode, and so far it’s mostly good vibes and fast-paced gameplay for Infinity Wa...
18:32, 08/23/2019

Raqqa is in ruins like a modern Dresden. This is not 'precision bombing' Thousands of Syrians are dead and their city devastated. How dare the US, UK and French militaries speak of ‘surgical strikes’?From Kosovo to Iraq and Syria, the US and its military allies have for years told a tale of “precision bombing” and “surgic...
13:48, 05/24/2019

Dig in! Archaeologists serve up ancient menus for modern tables Porridge, loaves and sauces Egyptians and Romans consumed have become today’s cookbook crazeDuring a 1954 BBC documentary about Tollund Man, the mysterious body of a hanged man discovered in a peat bog in Denmark, the noted archaeologist Sir Mortimer...
19:32, 08/12/2019

6-Year-Old Boy Thrown From London's Tate Modern Is 'Stable' A six-year-old boy thrown from a tenth-floor viewing platform at London's Tate Modern gallery is no longer in a life-threatening condition, the police said today....
08:48, 08/05/2019

Genes from an extinct “ghost ape” live on in modern bonobos Enlarge / Bonobos carrying the footprint of an ancient, extinct species of ape. (credit: flickr user: Reflexiste) Chimpanzee fossils are thin on the ground. After their lineage parted ways with ours, our human ancestors spent millennia kicking abou...
04:48, 05/02/2019

Lasker Awards Honor Advances in Modern Immunology The prizes recognized the discoverers of B and T lymphocytes, pioneers in genetic engineering to fight breast cancer, and a nonprofit that helps get vaccines to the world’s poorest children....
08:32, 09/10/2019

The Secret Behind Pink's Thoroughly Modern Marriage to Carey Hart Seven multiplatinum albums. Three Grammys. MTV Video Music Awards' Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. And yet to Pink none of that......
10:00, 09/08/2019

Boy Thrown From Tate Modern Is Making ‘Amazing’ Progress A 6-year-old boy suffered fractures and a brain hemorrhage after falling about 100 feet at the London museum. A month later, he smiles and sometimes laughs, his family said....
08:00, 09/08/2019

The circle of life closes out another season of Modern Family Nearly every season finale of Modern Family finds a way to bring everyone together for some sort of communal moment. For awhile, due to contract negotiations, it looked like this was going to be the series finale before a rumored spinoff. But things ...
21:16, 05/08/2019

Someone Filmed A Modern IndyCar Race With A Camera From 1968 And It's So Much Better Everyone loves to talk about the glory days of racing, but YouTuber Nick Shirrell is proving to us all that maybe all you need is an old camera, some film to run through it, and the right soundtrack to make a modern IndyCar race feel a huge measure m...
01:48, 08/08/2019

Haley Gives Birth in Modern Family Season Finale Phil (Ty Burrell) and Claire Dunphy (Julie Bowen) are now grandparents! And Jay's (Ed O'Neill) a great grandpa! And if you call Gloria (Sofia Vergara) a great-grandma she will probably......
04:00, 05/09/2019

Anniversary Gifts: From Medieval Wreaths to Modern Getaways It is not entirely clear when the custom of anniversary gifting began. However, early records show that marriage ceremonies and contracts were in existence four millennia ago – as far back as in ancient Mesopotamia.  ...
07:32, 08/25/2019

The Modern Side of Ancient Venice: A Traveler's Guide For those who think they’ve “done” Venice, think again. As the Venice Biennale—the world’s biggest art fair—kicks off this weekend, we highlight the city’s newer, must-see attractions....
13:00, 05/10/2019

A chef of modern Southern cuisine wins top U.S. prize Ashley Christensen, who transformed a luncheonette into a modern diner that serves her unique vision of Southern cuisine, was named the country's top chef by the James Beard Foundation on Monday, the......
20:00, 05/06/2019

| WATCH | 'I came back alive': Escaping modern slavery August marks 400 years since the first African slave arrived in the Americas, but in reality the slave trade hasn't stopped: The UN estimates 40 million are trapped in it across the world. Claudia was one of them....
14:16, 08/08/2019

New Free Steam Demo Is A Modern-Day Superman Game The problem with making a game about a superhero like Superman is figuring out ways to impose limits on the character to make sure he’s not overpowered. Undefeated, a free superhero PC game created by a trio of students from Japan’s Vantan Game Acade...
15:00, 08/12/2019

Quake II Gets A Demo Re-Release For Modern Graphics Hardware Quake II is a dark, flat game, and not the most obvious choice for a company wanting to showcase new graphics tech. But then, maybe that’s the whole point behind Quake II RTX, an updated demo version that’s got a lot of ray-tracing....
22:16, 05/27/2019

Mother of all loft conversions: how Tate Modern became building of the century What was once a gloomy brickshed is now one of the most awe-inspiring art galleries in the world. As Tate Modern tops our chart, its architect reveals his trick: avoid glamour and keep it rawThe best architecture of the 21st century‘It is totally uni...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Here's All The Modern Tech Hiding In A 800 HP 1989 Sauber-Mercedes Le Mans Car The Mercedes-powered Sauber C9 is a legend in endurance racing, taking the 1989 24 Hours of Le Mans overall win and sounding like the Earth being torn apart by two wolverines. These Group C cars still run vintage events today, but they don’t do it ex...
15:32, 08/30/2019

Sarah Hyland Has a New Show After Modern Family Ends...And It's Not a Spinoff Sarah Hyland's TV future after Modern Family ends is already taking shape. The actor, who has played Haley Dunphy for 11 seasons of Modern Family, has signed on to star in and executive......
18:00, 08/27/2019

'Modern Family' star Ariel Winter says she’s 'not really a fame person' Though the beloved sitcom “Modern Family” has arguably propelled Ariel Winter to stardom, the actress — who has long played the character Alex Dunphy on the show — admitted this week that she doesn’t consider herself to be a “fame person.” ...
12:48, 07/13/2019

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 215 CPU brings modern features to budget phones It's high time modern features like dual cameras, longer aspect ratio displays and VoLTE calling to sub-$100 phones and with Qualcomm's latest chipset, they just might real soon. The new Snapdragon 215 is meant to power phones that cost bet...
06:48, 07/09/2019

Modern Family Celebrates Its Final Season With a Salute to the Characters It's the beginning of the end for Modern Family, and to celebrate, ABC is pulling out all the stops, including releasing some very modern art. E! News has your first look at the......
00:32, 08/29/2019

Global private banking debate: PB embraces the modern world Private banks across the world are changing fast, placing greater emphasis than ever on a host of key factors. The best wealth managers are busy boosting inclusivity, emphasising technology and security, and ensuring they are on-point when it comes t...
21:00, 08/28/2019

An artist reimagined famous artists and paintings as modern-day millennials Courtesy of Untitled.Save Portugal-based artist Untitled.Save, who goes by his first name, Tiago, re-imagined iconic artists and their subjects as urban hipsters. In Untitled.Save's pieces, the "Mona Lisa" subject is a social media influencer. The c...
12:00, 07/16/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare multiplayer wants to become the adult Fortnite Update: Our Call of Duty multiplayer feature includes two new trailers, including one that demos gameplay footage of the fresh 2v2 Gunfight mode.Call of Duty Modern Warfare is a remake in every way imaginable, down to making its multiplayer mode extr...
14:48, 08/01/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare's biggest fight is in the studio When Infinity Ward head Patrick Kelly introduced the single-player portion of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare to journalists in May, he sat at the front of a dim, intimate theater in the heart of his studio, and spoke as if he were divulging a delicious...
17:48, 08/01/2019

Oldboy review – a beautifully blood-spattered modern classic Limbs, teeth and live octopuses all come in for unblinkingly brutal treatment in Park Chan-wook’s stunning revenge epicSixteen years ago, Park Chan-wook gave us this gobsmackingly horrible but demonically inspired thriller, based on the Japanese mang...
06:16, 08/02/2019

Ty Burrell Opens Up About the "Genuinely Hard" Goodbye to Modern Family It's the end of the road for Modern Family. The acclaimed comedy will return for an 11th and final season on ABC, and the cast is back at work on their farewell episodes. Series star Ty......
18:48, 08/07/2019

Boy 'thrown' from Tate Modern suffered brain bleed and fractures Extent of six-year-old’s injuries revealed in court as teenager, 17, is remanded in custodyA six-year-old boy allegedly thrown from the viewing platform at Tate Modern suffered a bleed to the brain along with fractures to his spine, legs and arms, a ...
20:16, 08/06/2019

Teenager arrested for attempted murder of child at Tate Modern Six-year-old allegedly thrown from 10th-floor viewing platform at gallery in LondonA teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was thrown from the 10th-floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern, the Metropol...
13:48, 08/04/2019

Teenager charged with attempted murder after boy, six, 'thrown' from Tate Modern Suspect, 17, arrested on Sunday after boy left seriously hurt by fall from viewing platform A 17-year-old boy has been charged with attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was allegedly thrown from the viewing platform at Tate Modern.The teenager w...
19:48, 08/05/2019

Child ‘thrown’ from Tate Modern is French national, police say Teenager arrested as boy, six, remains in hospital in stable but critical conditionThe six-year old boy allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at Tate Modern was a French national visiting London with his family, the Metropolitan police have said.P...
10:48, 08/05/2019

Good to go: Anna Jones' recipes to take on a trip | The Modern Cook If you’re going on a long journey, it’s a good idea to pack something sharp, invigorating and good to eat that will last the trip – such as this crunchy salad and fresh fruit medleyI’m off on holiday and, in between packing, making sure I hit all my ...
10:48, 08/09/2019

Modern OS/2 distribution ArcaOS adds support for booting via UEFI ArcaOS, an updated version of IBM OS/2, is adding experimental support for booting via UEFI as Intel is phasing out the legacy BIOS interface in 2020....
21:32, 08/13/2019

Tech's modern-day 'Yellow Peril' scare is just the same old racism | Frank H Wu Claims by Peter Thiel of a Chinese fifth column within Google stoke paranoia against Asian Americans and threaten to ruin the economy – and our democracyThe billionaire investor Peter Thiel has accused Google of “treason” and called for a law enforce...
00:16, 07/17/2019

Anna Jones’ summer salad recipes | The Modern Cook Two herby summer salads: a party of sweetcorn and tomatoes, with chewy-crisp croutons, and a lentil salad that will put a riot of colours on your tableThis week, two recipes for when you want to spend very little time in the kitchen. There’s one to m...
13:16, 07/19/2019

Why Bill de Blasio is New York’s worst mayor in modern history Dear Bill de Blasio, Everyone knows you’re a terrible mayor — maybe the worst in the past 100 years. But can’t you at least pretend that you love us? Like, by showing your face when we’re scared or in need of solace? There’s a low-cost way to make pe...
12:16, 07/20/2019

Sex, Scandal, and Allure: The Erotic Art of Shun-ga from Edo to Early Modern Japan In the year 1770, within a large village house by the bustling city of Edo, Japan (modern day Tokyo City) ...
15:00, 07/21/2019

'Rocko's Modern Life' is a self-aware Netflix reboot with bite As far as boundary-pushing '90s Nickelodeon cartoons go, Rocko's Modern Life has aged the best. It punched way above the heads of the network's young audience when it aired, and it was far more grounded in real-world issues than the li...
15:00, 08/16/2019

Olympics: Shonan the birthplace of Japan's modern surf culture Surfing makes its Olympic debut next year at Chiba’s Ichinomiya beach but for many Japanese it is the Shonan coast, 50 kilometers south of Tokyo, that is regarded as the birthplace of the country’s modern surf culture....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Sega Genesis at 30: the console that made the modern games industry In 1989, the machine the rest of the world called the Mega Drive was launched in the US with a new name and a bold new idea: that gaming could be coolThe US launch of the Sega Genesis, on 14 August 1989, probably didn’t seem like a huge deal outside ...
10:00, 08/16/2019

Harmful hospital bacteria evolved 'in response to modern diets' New research shows how and why one of the most dangerous species of hospital bacteria has evolved and warns that it continues to adapt to modern factors....
07:00, 08/14/2019

Child 'thrown' from Tate Modern in critical but stable condition Teenager arrested after incident involving six-year-old boy at London galleryThe condition of a six-year-old boy allegedly thrown from a 10th-floor viewing platform at Tate Modern in London has improved slightly but he remains critically ill, the Met...
02:48, 08/05/2019

Man living in 'modern treehouse' arrested on suspicion of burglary, cops say A man living in a “well-disguised” California treehouse was arrested after being accused of stealing several items from a house and garage last month, police said Thursday....
09:16, 05/24/2019

Jarmusch, Gomez, Murray talk modern horrors at Cannes Jim Jarmusch’s “The Dead Don’t Die” includes masses of flesh-eating zombies and an Earth thrown off its axis by “polar fracking.” But the Cannes Film Festival, where the movie premiered Tuesday as the opening-night film, has hordes and horrors of its...
10:00, 05/15/2019

Ancient Peruvian engineering could help solve modern water shortages Enlarge / Diversion canals channel water into earth-bottomed infiltration canals like this one, where water can begin to soak into the ground on its way to a pond or basin. (credit: Musuq Briceño, CONDESAN, 2012.) Rain seldom falls on the desert lo...
09:32, 06/24/2019

Modern Monetary Theory’s Reluctant Poster Child: Japan Despite its huge debt, the country remains an economic powerhouse. Some say it provides a model for the United States, but its leaders disavow the idea....
01:32, 06/05/2019

Not milking it: how vegan cheese finally caught up with modern appetites Like other facets of the mushrooming plant-based foods industry, sales of vegan cheese have skyrocketed in recent yearsAt first glance, Riverdel is more or less indistinguishable from any other gourmet food shop in Brooklyn. Shelves along one side of...
09:48, 05/16/2019

Modern Manufacturing Has Made It Nearly Impossible to Spot a Fake Rolex At one point in time, it was easy to spot a fake Rolex, as most knock-offs used a non-mechanical Quartz movement inside that resulted in a stuttered ticking movement of the watch’s second hand. But as the experts at Watchfinder & Co. discovered, ...
09:00, 06/05/2019

One of the World’s Most Ancient Cities Experienced Surprisingly Modern Problems New archaeological evidence suggests the inhabitants of Çatalhöyük, an ancient city founded over 9,000 years ago in what is now Turkey, were subject to many urban problems we’re familiar with today, including overcrowding, interpersonal violence, and...
17:32, 06/18/2019

Wayfair's modern furniture brand is having a huge sale right now Get that modern look you've always wanted while saving on popular rugs, accent chairs, throw pillows, and more.       ...
15:32, 06/18/2019

Modern microbes found living inside dinosaur bones When scientists went looking for preserved collagen inside dinosaur bones, they struck out. They did, however, find large colonies of modern bacteria....
14:32, 06/18/2019

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare's Developers Are Still Deciding How Disturbing To Get In a hotel suite at E3 2019, Infinity Ward studio art director Joel Emslie and single-player design director Jacob Minkoff showed off two levels from the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare campaign. They showed these same two levels to the press this past ...
21:48, 06/11/2019

Royal doody: What Prince Harry can teach us about modern fatherhood It is possible to read a lot into the media’s handling of ‘news’ that the prince has been on nappy duty. But how does he compare to other famous fathers?Nobody thought it possible, but it has finally happened: a man has changed a nappy. In undeniable...
12:00, 05/13/2019

Microsoft details 'Modern OS,' its vision for a future operating system At Computex 2019, major tech companies are showing off their newest products and  visions for the future of computing. Microsoft is also sharing its vision for the future in a blog post that highlights the path forward for the future of Windows ...
15:48, 05/29/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Multiplayer Screenshots revealed and looking better than ever Activision has revealed some cracking new images for their upcoming Call of Duty Modern Warfare game, this time explicitly looking at the multiplayer mode....
16:32, 06/12/2019

The Boondocks is getting rebooted "for the modern era" by original creator Aaron McGruder Adult Swim’s hilarious, controversial The Boondocks went out with a bit of a whimper in 2014, when its fourth season was developed without creator Aaron McGruder at the helm. In our review, we called it “a copy of McGruder’s baby made from a printer ...
09:48, 06/12/2019

Czech brewers put modern pubs on tap to court hipster crowd For generations, Czechs have consumed world-beating volumes of beer in the smoky, wood-panelled rooms of their local pubs, all but indistinguishable from each other bar the brand of lager flowing......
03:16, 06/05/2019

City with a female face: how modern Vienna was shaped by women The Austrian capital has been pioneering ‘gender mainstreaming’ for nearly 30 years. How did the city come to be so far ahead – and could its gains be lost?At 240 hectares, the neighbourhood of Aspern, Vienna, is one of the largest urban developments...
17:32, 05/14/2019

Anna Jones’ Turkish brunch recipes | The Modern Cook Börek pastries, tahini, vegetable fritters and greens on toast bring back sweet memories of a Turkish holidayI spent last week in Turkey in the pine forests above Göcek, at a simple but perfect place called Hazur Vadisi.We ate like kings: breakfasts ...
06:48, 06/28/2019

Modern romance: turning a grey box into a colourful retro home Bold patterns and splashes of colour bring the 1960s back to life in a perky live-work space in south LondonI am in Mark Hampshire and Keith Stephenson’s bright, plant-filled sitting room, enjoying a crash course in midcentury design. Exhibit A: Robi...
09:16, 06/29/2019

Modern romance: Tinder swipers get matching tattoos before first date It was tat at first sight. “Just looking for a Tinder match to get matching tattoos with,” reads Chris DeSanti’s bio on the dating app. “Match my impulsiveness and spontaneity. On Saturday, he found his match. “I immediately swiped ’cause...
15:00, 05/03/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare reveal: Old name, new campaign, new brutality A familiar face, but Captain John Price returns to Call of Duty in an entirely new timeline and plot. [credit: Infinity Ward / Activision ] ...
13:00, 05/30/2019

'Invader Zim' and 'Rocko's Modern Life' movies are coming to Netflix Netflix has revealed it will release two movies based on beloved Nickelodeon animated shows this summer. Viacom said in its earnings call last week it had sold the rights to Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling and Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus to...
12:00, 05/14/2019

Kennedy on Trump's economy: Anyone else would be considered 'greatest president of the modern era' Fox Business' Kennedy took Democrats to task Monday for not giving President Trump the credit he deserves for the booming economy and explained the commander-inc-chief's stagnant poll numbers....
20:00, 05/06/2019

Revelations From Çatalhöyük: A 9,000-year-old Community With Modern Urban Problems Some 9,000 years ago, residents of one of the world's first large farming communities were also among the first humans to experience some of the perils of modern urban living. ...
06:48, 06/18/2019

Anna Jones’ spring vegetable recipes | The Modern Cook An orange-dressed traybake and a zesty new-season asparagus with peanuts and breadcrumbs I’ve been revelling in some downtime recently, soaking up the spring days in beautiful corners of the country. One trip took me to the Cotswolds, where I ate my ...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Modern forensics solves Stone Age murder mystery after 33,000 years A forensic analysis of a 33,000-year-old skull finds a clear explanation for the mysterious pattern of fractures preserved in the bone: it was murder...
11:16, 07/03/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare has a Tamagotchi that ‘feeds on kills’ in multiplayer Infinity Ward is having some fun with character customisation in 2019's Modern Warfare: as well as new skins and cosmetics for your chosen operator, you can also do pretty interesting things with your wristwatch......
15:16, 08/05/2019

A six-year-old boy was thrown from the 10th floor of London's Tate Modern A teen was arrested Sunday and charged with attempted murder after allegedly throwing a boy from the tenth floor of London's Tate Modern gallery.        ...
07:16, 08/05/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Announced, Will Be A Dark Reboot For The Franchise Following a cryptic tease Tuesday afternoon, Activision announced Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, the latest installment in the long-running series of first-person shooters. In a new trailer released Thursday, we got our first look at the rebooted Mode...
16:32, 05/30/2019

Dr Madhava Menon, Father Of Modern Legal Education In India, Passes Away Considered as the tallest figure in modern legal education NR Madhava Menon passed away early on Wednesday, here at a private hospital, said family sources. He was 84....
01:16, 05/08/2019

Vettel: Modern F1 racing rules make drivers sound like lawyers Sebastian Vettel feels Formula 1 is no longer the sport he grew up enjoying and drivers now sound "like lawyers", following the penalty that cost him Canadian Grand Prix victory...
18:16, 06/09/2019

Modern life is toxic. Here are four tips for how to stay healthy | Katie Wells We are surrounded by harmful chemicals but a few small practical steps can pay dividends for our wellbeingI remember when I first realized how widespread harmful chemicals were in everyday products. I had just given birth to my first baby and was sit...
13:48, 05/24/2019

Roman Pen Inscribed With Precursor to Modern Classic Joke Found in London An expert on inscriptions has deciphered some Roman writing on a pen as a witticism left by its owner, with a sentiment remarkably similar to those found on tongue in cheek souvenirs of today.  ...
19:16, 07/29/2019

Saveur hires Modern Farmer’s Sarah Gray Miller as chief Bonnier Corp. has tapped an editor familiar with the travails of small startups to be the new editor of critically acclaimed but struggling food title Saveur. Sarah Gray Miller, who was most recently heading Modern Farmer from 2015 to 2018, is the ne...
03:00, 08/13/2019

The Rocko's Modern Life movie on Netflix will feature a trans storyline This week, Netflix is going to revive the old Nickelodeon series Rocko’s Modern Life in a one-of special called Static Cling, and according to an Entertainment Weekly report, part of the special will involve a storyline that series creator Joe Murray...
13:16, 08/08/2019

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' multiplayer beta kicks off in September When Call of Duty: Modern Warfare launches on October 25th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, it'll come with a handful of multiplayer modes, including classic options like Team Deathmatch, Domination and Headquarters, plus a 2v2 Gunfight optio...
17:48, 08/01/2019

A New Lawsuit Against a Virginia Apartment Complex Shows How Modern Day Redlining Works The American Civil Liberties Union filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against a Virginia apartment complex Tuesday morning for its policy of banning all housing applications from people with criminal records....
10:16, 06/04/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare returns to tread a moral minefield Activision’s hard-hitting reboot of the most acclaimed miniseries in its Call of Duty franchise looks likely to spark controversyThe rules have changed. So says a gruff voiceover at the start of the new Call of Duty teaser trailer. For the latest tit...
01:00, 06/03/2019

How a 100-Year-Old Family Cheese Company Makes Its Whey in Modern Times Tuesday: The Rumiano family has adapted its cheese making over the course of a century. Also: Legislative updates and a new host at Turner Classic Movies....
08:32, 09/10/2019

A 6-year-old boy was thrown from the 10th floor of London's Tate Modern A teen was arrested and charged with attempted murder after allegedly throwing a boy from the 10th floor of London's Tate Modern gallery.        ...
13:16, 08/06/2019

Researchers discover troubling new security flaw in all modern Intel processors Researchers from BitDefender have uncovered a concerning security vulnerability present in all modern Intel processors. If executed, the flaw could permit an adversary to access the computer’s kernel memory, which could potentially result in them gai...
17:48, 08/06/2019

Family of boy who fell five storeys at Tate Modern talk of 'amazing progress' GoFundMe page for six-year-old boy who suffered brain bleed and fractures to spine, legs and arms gathers more than £54,000The family of a six-year-old French boy who fell five storeys from the Tate Modern in London have said he has made “amazing pro...
20:16, 09/07/2019

Teen arrested after boy thrown from 10th floor of Tate Modern gallery A 6-year-old boy was thrown from the 10th floor of London’s Tate Modern art gallery Sunday — leading to the arrest of a teenager on suspicion of attempted murder, police said. The child landed on the fifth floor of the world-famous art museum a...
16:48, 08/04/2019

Baldur’s Gate and Modern Warfare fans prepare for a 00s game revival Game developers across the industry apparently have spontaneously decided to have a late 90s/new millennium revival all on the same day. Three games revealed today hearken to the childhoods and teen years of millennial gamers everywhere: a new Baldur...
20:32, 05/30/2019

Anna Jones’ summer stone fruit recipes | The Modern Cook Little summer cakes with a nutty crumb, sweet apricots and sharp hits of blackcurrants, and a roast peach compote that will last long enough to remind you of the warmer daysWhen it comes to fruit, these are the best days of the year: peaches, nectari...
14:48, 08/02/2019

'Patience Is Not a Virtue': Ryan Grim on We've Got People and the Modern Democratic Party As a longtime reporter in Washington, Ryan Grim saw the promise of the Obama administration for progressives soon turn to bitter disappointment....
08:16, 06/06/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare impressions — Taking war in a frightening direction I've seen scenes from the single-player campaign of Activision and Infinity Ward's Call of Duty: Modern Warfare game. I'm not sure this game should be made.Read More...
10:32, 05/30/2019

Boeing's travails show what's wrong with modern capitalism | Matt Stoller Deregulation means a company once run by engineers is now in the thrall of financiers and its stock remains high even as its planes fall from the skyThe plight of Boeing shows the perils of modern capitalism. The corporation is a wounded giant. Much ...
04:48, 09/11/2019

Anne Hathaway and Tina Fey look for Modern Love in the trailer for their new Amazon series The news is typically about sadness and misery, which was presumably a factor in The New York Times’ decision to launch “Modern Love,” a weekly series of essays from different writers about love and romance and stuff that’s either happy and heartwarm...
19:48, 07/28/2019

Star Wars Episode 1: Racer and X-Wing will be re-released on modern platforms You’ll soon be able to get some of your favorite childhood Star Wars games like Star Wars: X-Wing, Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast and Star Wars: Podracer, on modern platforms as well as a few on their original consoles. The re-releases of t...
18:16, 06/10/2019

Watch the trailer for Amazon's star-studded 'Modern Love' series The 'Modern Love' section of the New York Times has legions of devoted fans and those who rely on it for a regular hate read. The reader-submitted tales of unlikely love connections, lost loves or love gone wrong can often be hit or miss. A...
17:32, 09/12/2019

Devs restore Modern Warfare’s mini-map after two days of beta backlash Enlarge / How am I supposed to see around that tank like I have X-ray vision without my mini-map? After years of annualized releases, you might think the basic elements of Call of Duty—like the user interface and heads-up display—would be pretty s...
21:32, 09/16/2019

Neanderthals split from modern humans much earlier than thought, study suggests A new study suggests that modern humans and our closest relatives the Neanderthals may have split at least 800,000 years ago, hundreds of thousands of years earlier than had been thought.        ...
14:00, 05/15/2019

Someone Filmed a Modern Car Race With a 1968 Video Camera and the Results are Amazing A YouTuber named Nick Shirrell decided to break out his vintage 1968 video camera and record a modern track day, dubbing over some old-timey racing commentary. The resulting film makes it feel like modern race cars have somehow traveled back in time....
18:32, 06/20/2019

Wild ‘Child’s Play’ reboot thrives on modern tech paranoia Don’t chuck him out just yet! I thought I was sick of the possessed ginger doll named Chucky who appeared in seven films from 1988 to 2017, but the fantastic new movie “Child’s Play” ingeniously reinvents the little nuisance. Gone is the silly voodoo...
13:32, 06/21/2019

Cuba debuts modern Chinese train as rail overhaul begins The first train using new equipment from China has pulled out of Havana, hauling excited passengers on the start of a 915 kilometer (516 mile) journey to the eastern end of the island as the government tries to overhaul the aging and decrepit rail sy...
17:48, 07/13/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare release date, trailer and news Forget the zombies. Forget the WWII battles. Forget the future weaponry – Call of Duty is going back to one of the most beloved series within the franchise with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, a reboot of the highly-lauded 2007 first person shoo...
12:16, 06/07/2019

Podcast: How bank data analysis helps fight modern slavery Since 2014, more than 40 million people have been victimized by human trafficking. To understand how massive that number actually is, look at this map of Europe for a few seconds: The number of human trafficking victims globally is as many as the inh...
12:00, 08/26/2019

Ancient droppings suggest Late Jurassic pterosaurs ate like modern flamingos New analysis of ancient coprolites -- fossilized droppings -- suggest Late Jurassic pterosaurs used a filter-feeding technique similar to modern flamingos....
17:32, 08/26/2019

Miley Cyrus Gets Real About Her "Complex and Modern" Marriage to Liam Hemsworth Like everything else, Miley Cyrus is doing marriage her own way. It was just seven months ago that the 26-year-old confirmed she had tied the knot with Liam Hemsworth, nearly a decade of......
07:32, 07/11/2019

The weather project artist Olafur Eliasson returns to Tate Modern Artist Olafur Eliasson, who brought the sun to Tate Modern's turbine hall in 2003, returns with In Real Life, a new exhibition featuring incredible installations. We quiz him on selfies, short-term thinking and the climate reckoning to come...
05:00, 07/10/2019

Activision reveals details on first-ever crossplay for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Activision unveiled the details on its first-ever crossplay for a Call of Duty game. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will let players fight across platforms.Read More...
23:00, 09/17/2019

Can't wait for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare? CoD: Mobile is coming out October 1 Call of Duty: Mobile has an official release date, and it’s coming out for iOS and Android phones on October 1 for all but a few countries (except China, Vietnam and Belgium).The free-to-play, multiplayer-only title shrinks the typical modern ...
21:16, 09/18/2019

The ‘modern Pompeii’: Mayor wants Italian-Americans to help restore ruined village An Italian politician wants Italian Americans to help him raise the funds to build a new village of Poggioreale, which was virtually destroyed by an earthquake a half-century ago. It’s now a ghost town after most of its residents left for good. The l...
21:48, 07/06/2019

UK's largest ever modern slavery ring smashed after three-year investigation The well-organised criminal gang led by the Brzezinksi family forced more than 400 people to work for a pittance while their masters earned £2 million....
12:16, 07/05/2019

UK ‘modern day slavery’ ring that forced 400 victims to work for under 75 cents a day busted The largest modern-day slavery ring in the United Kingdom that saw more than 400 victims forced to work for less than 75 cents a day and live in squalor while the “masters” made millions was broken up, authorities revealed Friday....
09:00, 07/05/2019

MTA audit blasts antiquated LIRR work rules with ‘no modern justification’ The Long Island Rail Road awards overtime at nearly double the rate of its sister commuter system, Metro-North — in part because of antiquated pay rules that persist despite having “little to no modern justification,” a scorching new report has...
00:32, 08/16/2019

Extra 'Realism' Makes For A Slow-Paced Modern Warfare Beta Activision kicked off Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s multiplayer beta yesterday, letting PlayStation 4 players get hands-on with a softly rebooted Modern Warfare focused more on realism....
04:00, 09/14/2019

The New Menu At Farzi Cafe Aerocity Is All About Modern Indian And Molecular Gastronomy One of the longest bars in town and molecular gastronomy on your plate, Farzi Cafe in Aerocity indeed takes you on a gourmet journey - leaving you 'farzified' (and stuffed)....
06:00, 06/15/2019

Ghana's floating village is trying to balance its ancient traditions in a modern world With stilt structures over water and houses built from branches of raffia palm, Nzulezo in Jomoro district of western Ghana could pass for a less elaborate version of Venice in Italy....
04:48, 05/24/2019

Sonos Port makes any old speaker kit multi-room ready for the modern age Got an old stereo or receiver that you can't bear to part with, even though it lacks the modern conveniences of your newer hi-fi kit? At IFA 2019 Sonos has revealed its new Sonos Port device, a streaming add-on for your existing hi-fi kick to dr...
08:16, 09/05/2019

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 review: less business, more modern design Same Bose magic now sleeker, with better controls, calling and adaptable noise cancellingBose’s new top-of-the range 700 noise-cancelling headphones attempt to be the new gold standard, with a new design, new technology and a shift in focus.Launched ...
23:48, 09/15/2019

‘Catastrophic’ Dorian now strongest hurricane to hit Bahamas region in modern records  BAHAMAS (NBC News) – Hurricane Dorian strengthened to a “catastrophic” Category 5 storm early Sunday as it closed in on the Bahamas, the National Hurricane Center said. As of 11 a.m. ET, Hurricane Dorian had been deemed the R...
10:32, 09/01/2019

Florida company building brand-new classic Mustangs with modern features A company called Revology will make you a modern version of you favorite Ford Mustang or Shelby classic with more powerful engines and new technology.       ...
04:32, 08/14/2019

Modern-day 'Rosie the Riveters' help military spouses stay active in the workplace Using a few scraps of leather and a single sewing machine found in an attic, R. Riveter was born in 2011. Eight years later, the company — named after Rosie the Riveter, a cultural icon of World War II representing the women who worked in factories a...
03:32, 09/02/2019

Donald Trump says merit-based immigration plan will be 'envy of the modern world' President Donald Trump on Thursday unveiled a new merit-based immigration system he described as benefiting American workers and asylum seekers with a "legitimate" claim....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Modern Warfare's Lack Of A Mini-Map Will Change How People Play Call Of Duty Last week, Activision revealed the multiplayer mode for the softly-rebooted Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. 2019’s Duty is dropping the iconic mini-map to add more “realism” to multiplayer, and it’s the design decision that’s caused the most consternat...
02:48, 08/09/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 Reveal Confirmed: Activision announcement is imminent Activison has announced that we will be hearing more about this year's Call of Duty game soon - at least before the end of June. Here's what you need to know....
08:48, 05/05/2019

Tooth Analysis Suggests Neanderthals and Modern Humans Split Apart Far Earlier Than We Thought Dental evidence suggests Neanderthals and modern humans diverged from a common ancestor around 800,000 years ago—hundreds of thousands of years earlier than standard estimates. The finding could finally reveal the provenance of our shared ancestry, b...
15:00, 05/17/2019

Game of Thrones Accidentally Leaves Modern Coffee Cup on Table, Inspires New Meme If you watched Game of Thrones last night you might have spotted something a little out of place. No, there wasn’t an ewok riding a dragon or anything as cool as that. The HBO show aired a modern coffee cup that was definitely not supposed to be in t...
08:16, 05/06/2019

Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling Is About Letting the Past Go and Embracing the Future When Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling was first announced back in 2016, it initially seemed as if it might premiere on Nickelodeon as an hour-long television special—a metaphorical coming home for fans of the original series with nostalgic memories ...
14:16, 08/09/2019

The denizens of Downton Abbey are "modern folk" in film adaptation's first full trailer Adjust thy monocle, for a new trailer for Julian Fellowes’ film adaptation of Downton Abbey has arrived, and, *gasp*, the Crawleys are “modern folk” now. “No maid, no valet, no nanny even!” cries Lord Grantham and we just...we couldn’t be more proud....
11:00, 05/21/2019

Microsoft hints at a new “modern” operating system designed to support different form factors In a week where AMD, Intel and Qualcomm have already made major announcements, Microsoft’s keynote yesterday at Computex in Taipei was relatively lowkey. Instead of revealing new products, the company hinted at what it wants in a modernized operating...
00:48, 05/30/2019

Anna Jones’ recipes for fruit cobbler and corn salad | The Modern Cook Arm yourself with a couple of baskets and stuff them with the season’s bounty to make a fruity crumble cobbler and a charred corn saladMy second-ever job (after being on the popcorn stand at the local cinema) was working at a pick-your-own farm just ...
04:32, 08/16/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare trailer shows us the bleak future of combat – again After laying dormant for close to a decade, Activision has finally announced the next game in the Call of Duty Modern Warfare franchise called… well, Modern Warfare. The game was unveiled in a new trailer posted by Activision that stars o...
12:32, 05/30/2019

DNA of 5,000-Year-Old Woman Links Modern Indians to Ancient Indus Valley Civilization Ancient DNA from India’s Rakhigarhi archaeological site is telling volumes about the destiny of the mysterious Indus Valley Civilization. ...
02:48, 09/07/2019

Tooth Study Has Modern Humans Splitting From Neanderthals 400,000 Years Earlier Than Thought Neanderthals and modern humans diverged at least 800,000 years ago, substantially earlier than indicated by most DNA-based estimates, according to new research by a UCL academic. The research, published in Science Advances, analyzed dental evolutiona...
15:32, 05/16/2019

Hard Pass: Jeremy Saville's Loqueesha Panned as Modern-Day Minstrel 'Comedy' On Friday, social media let out a collective ‘wtf??’ after a trailer for an upcoming movie went viral: a white bartender disguises his voice as a stereotypical black woman’s to get the radio host job he couldn’t as a white man. They named the movie L...
17:16, 05/11/2019

'A modern-day Pharisee': Buttigieg's evangelical brother-in-law urges him to 'repent' of abortion views The evangelical brother-in-law of Pete Buttigieg called on him to "repent" for using the Bible to justify late-term abortion and claimed the presidential candidate is "weaponizing" Christian teachings to promote a false religion....
08:48, 09/07/2019

Mysterious Indus Valley people gave rise to modern-day South Asians Ancient DNA evidence reveals that the people of the mysterious and complex Indus Valley Civilization are genetically linked to modern South Asians today....
18:00, 09/09/2019

Grab the Tissues: The Modern Family Cast Is Back at Work on the Final Season It's the beginning of the end for Modern Family. The Emmy-winning comedy is returning for its 11th and final season this fall, and the cast is back at work. Sofia Vergara, Gloria on......
18:48, 07/31/2019

Why the Guardian is launching a major reader-funded project on the toxicity of modern life From pesticides in our produce to toxic dyes in cosmetics, Toxic America is an ambitious new series to investigate the health risks from exposure to chemicals in our everyday livesHelp us reach our $150,000 goal to fund this series. Make a contributi...
19:00, 06/25/2019

'Nightmare weapon': Sen. King warns hypersonic missiles are the longbows of modern warfare Hypersonic missiles have been a favorite topic of defense officials and legislators in recent years, but Sen. Angus King cautioned Wednesday that the United States is drastically underestimating the threat posed by these "nightmare" weapons....
17:48, 07/31/2019

NYPD Apologizes for 1969 Stonewall Inn Raid That Sparked Modern Gay Pride Movement New York City’s police commissioner apologized Thursday for the “discriminatory and oppressive” police raid 50 years ago on the Stonewall Inn that inspired what became the modern gay pride movement....
18:32, 06/06/2019

William Kentridge retrospective: Africa's largest modern art museum goes beyond identity politics South Africa's leading contemporary art museum is about to show one of the country's most beloved artists, William Kentridge. Should race still matter when it comes to art? DW's Sertan Sanderson reports from Cape Town....
05:48, 07/22/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare hands-on — Multiplayer beta is showing a more realistic sim Activision kicked off the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer beta on the PlayStation 4 today, giving fans their first experience on the PlayStation 4.Read More...
14:32, 09/12/2019

Jawbone Fossil Reveals More About the Denisovans, a Mysterious Species that Mated With Modern Humans In 2010, archaeologists found evidence of a previously unknown hominin, the Denisovans, in a Siberian cave. Researchers are now reporting the discovery of a 160,000-year-old Denisovan jawbone pulled from a cave on the Tibetan Plateau. The fossil is n...
12:00, 05/01/2019

Activision releases 4K multiplayer gameplay for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare — with no minimaps Activision and Infinity Ward released 4K multiplayer footage for the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. And you can see it has no mini-maps.Read More...
17:00, 08/13/2019

Samsung officially unveils new rugged phone with modern software and archaic design If you don't remember Samsung's Galaxy Xcover line of mid-range smartphones with robust designs, respectable specifications, and reasonable price points... we can't say we blame you. The rugged Android handset family never enjoyed the same aggressive...
08:32, 06/10/2019

A scent of summer: Anna Jones’ runner-bean recipes | The Modern Cook Runner beans show their versatility in a dipping dish you can make in a flash at a barbecue, and a Turkish bean stew drenched in tomatoey sauce The smell of runner beans, warm from the pan, competes with barbecues and damp grass for the scent of summ...
05:16, 07/26/2019

Only Die-Hard Retro Gamers Will Want This Box That Lets Modern Consoles Connect to Old-School Tube TVs If there’s one good reason to drop $190 on Analogue’s Mega Sg or Super Nt consoles, it’s that they allow you to play your favorite retro 16-bit games on a modern TV that only supports HDMI. But some nostalgic gamers demand the most authentic retro ex...
13:01, 09/13/2019

Could Jack Have Fit on the Titanic Door? Let’s Examine the Modern Cinema Debate of Our Time Through the Years It’s been more than two decades since James Cameron’s Titanic hit theaters and the love story of Jack Dawson (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Rose DeWitt Bukater (Kate Winslet) took the world by storm. But even 22 years after the movie’s rel...
15:32, 07/16/2019

The inventor of toilet paper rolls hung them in the 'over' position — and a modern homemaking expert says he was right Darren Foreman / Flickr Melissa Maker, author of "Clean My Space," sets the record straight on the over vs. under debate. Toilet paper rolls were invented in 1891 and renderings show the tearable sheets in an "over" position. Maker told INSIDER it's...
14:32, 06/13/2019

New UN data tool shows 'mismatch' between government aid and places modern slavery exists A new interactive data tool created by the UN University Centre for Policy Research, which shows a mismatch between where modern slavery occurs, and where governments are spending resources to address it, could help make a positive impact on policy d...
10:16, 04/28/2019

Toast and tahini: Anna Jones’ summer tomato recipes | The Modern Cook Peak tomato is nearly upon us. Devour them just as they come with only salt and olive oil, on toast with a hit of herbs and spices or with a smooth tahini sauceTomatoes are nearing full glory and I’m eating them with almost every meal. Soft ones get ...
06:00, 07/12/2019

Navy to move four modern guided-missile destroyers, add helicopter squadron in Spain The U.S. Navy plans to replace four guided-missile destroyers forward deployed to Rota, Spain, with Naval Forces-Europe with more modern ships, and add a helicopter maritime strike squadron to support the destroyers....
11:16, 06/06/2019

Modern football kits are stretching credibility – they're not worth the ballyhoo | Simon Burnton Gone are the days when it was enough for a new strip to look good. Designers are obsessed with spinning a complex yarnIn 1976 the groundbreaking choreographer Peter Darrell debuted Mary Queen of Scots, an attempt to tell the story of the doomed monar...
02:48, 08/05/2019

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' arrives October 25th with cross-play The next Call of Duty game is called Modern Warfare. Yes, just like the 2007 game. Yes, it's kind of confusing. Now that's out of the way -- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is scheduled to hit Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC on October 25th, c...
17:32, 05/30/2019

'Modern day hamburglar' arrested South Florida; cooked meal, stole safe A burglar captured on surveillance cooking a late-night meal at a Wendy's restaurant and then stealing a safe in South Florida has been identified and arrested....
23:48, 06/30/2019

'Modern day hamburglar' arrested in South Florida; cooked meal, stole safe A burglar captured on surveillance cooking a late-night meal at a Wendy's restaurant and then stealing a safe in South Florida has been identified and arrested....
02:48, 07/01/2019

London police arrest teen after child falls from Tate Modern balcony A 6-year-old child was seriously injured after police say he was thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern. London police said they arrested a 17-year-old on suspicion of attempted murder....
15:48, 08/04/2019

Ingenious Pre-Incan Hydrologic System Could Stabilize Modern Water Supply in Peru The coastal region of Peru has one of the world’s least reliable water supplies, which dwindles dramatically during its dry season, meaning Lima especially struggles to supply water to its growing population.  ...
07:32, 06/25/2019

Jurassic fossil suggests early mammal ancestors swallowed like modern mammals The discovery of the 165-million-year-old remains of a shrew-like animal, Microdocodon gracilis, suggests some of the earliest ancestors of modern mammals chewed before they swallowed, too....
17:16, 07/18/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Preview: 8 little improvements make CoD 2019 the best in years After getting our hands on the Call of Duty Modern Warfare multiplayer mode out in LA for the game's special preview event, we've listed all the things that make this Infinity Ward's best game in years....
04:16, 08/02/2019

Meet the new adult-oriented Flintstones reboot, a slightly more modern stone-age family Good news, people who grew up watching (already-old reruns of) The Flintstones: The classic Honeymooners homage about a dumb caveman, his cereal-loving friend, and their far-too-patient wives is coming back as a “primetime animated adult comedy serie...
02:32, 07/12/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare to be ‘fully optimized’ for PC with uncapped frame-rate Call of Duty: Modern Warfare will be ‘fully optimized’ for the PC, meaning this won’t be some kind of deprioritized port of the game (as you would hope), and it will be delivered with a raft of PC-specific features and cross-play...
10:16, 08/03/2019

Ariel Winter’s new hairstyle steals the show in 'Modern Family’ cast photo: ‘She looks unbelievable’ When Sarah Hyland shared a picture of herself and her fellow “Modern Family” castmates on Instagram Wednesday, it was her co-star Ariel Winter who stole the show with her new look....
21:16, 05/15/2019

Disney's retro 'Aladdin' and 'Lion King' games reach modern systems this fall If you childhood was defined as much by playing Disney's movie tie-in games as it was watching the movies, you're in for a treat. Nighthawk Interactive and Digital Eclipse are releasing a Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King col...
12:32, 08/28/2019

Ferdinand Piëch, Who Made The Modern Volkswagen And Gave Us Too Many Good Cars To Count, Dies At 82 Ferdinand Piëch, who led Volkswagen from 1993 to 2002 and remained as chairman of its supervisory board from 2002 to 2015 before he quit (or was ousted) amid the company’s giant diesel cheating scandal, has died, according to German media and Automot...
22:00, 08/26/2019

Teen Arrested After Allegedly Throwing 6-Year-Old Off Roof at London’s Tate Modern, Police Say (LONDON) — London police say a teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a child was thrown from the 10th floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern museum. The Metropolitan Police said the injured 6-year-old child was fo...
15:48, 08/04/2019

Fifa 20 review: A nostalgic throwback with a modern twist as EA Sports edges closer to reality The official launch of Fifa 20 is now just days away and football fans are gearing up to shut themselves away from the outside world to get acquainted with the title's latest incarnation....
02:00, 09/19/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Multiplayer Gameplay LIVE - 2v2 gunfight reveal happening now! Activision and Infinity Ward will be debuting some new PvP footage for the new CoD later today - but the method of showing this new content is slightly different to usual....
19:32, 07/11/2019

Love, Loyalty and Studying Law on the Side: Inside the Kardashian Moms' Thoroughly Modern Approach to Parenting Kim Kardashian famously--and quite relatably--did not enjoy being pregnant. "You know, it was really hard for me to get pregnant, so I do feel really blessed that I am pregnant and,......
11:48, 05/12/2019

Jane Lynch and Cyndi Lauper teaming up for some kind of modern Golden Girls on Netflix Last night, after winning a Creative Arts Emmy for her guest appearance on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Jane Lynch revealed that she recently sold a pitch to Netflix that she’s billing as “kind of a Golden Girls for today.” Lynch wouldn’t say much else...
15:32, 09/16/2019

How former Call of Duty studio head Michael Condrey views modern warfare and games Michael Condrey has made violent games in the past, from Dead Space to Call of Duty: WWII, but he said he is torn about the latest Modern Warfare.Read More...
15:16, 06/24/2019

Emily Oster Wrote the Modern Pregnancy Bible. Now She Has Some Advice for Parents of Young Kids It is often said that babies don’t come with instruction manuals, but parenting advice is hardly difficult to come by. On the contrary, there’s so much of it — from John Locke to Dr. Spock, no fewer than 50,000 books for sale on Ama...
12:48, 04/28/2019

Human trafficking victims recount tales of being forced into modern-day slavery: 'It was a living hell' For the past several months, the investigative unit at Fox News has examined the issue of human trafficking in the United States and what was uncovered may be shocking to most -- everyday Americans who are sold into modern-day slavery --  often at a ...
14:48, 05/11/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 News: Confirmed Infinity Ward panel for CoD at E3 2019 Activision and Infinity Ward will be at E3 2019 with a special panel dedicated to the next annual installment of Call of Duty - here's what you need to know....
08:32, 05/06/2019

Teen arrested after child thrown from 10th floor of London's Tate Modern gallery A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a boy was thrown from the 10th floor at the Tate Modern gallery in central London, the city's Metropolitan Police said....
21:16, 08/04/2019

Pro Football Hall of Fame non-modern era 2020 candidates: Robust list of senior hopefuls As many as 10 senior candidates could be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2020. Who are the top contenders for enshrinement?       ...
02:48, 08/04/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare: Release Date, Trailer and PS4, Xbox Crossplay announced Activision and Infinity Ward have revealed the newest Call of Duty game that will come to PS4, Xbox One and PC later this year - here's what you need to know....
12:16, 05/30/2019

Pro Football Hall of Fame modern-era candidates for 2020: Troy Polamalu tops list The Pro Football Hall of Fame will induct eight new members this weekend. There will be 20 enshrinees in 2020. Who are the best modern-era candidates?       ...
14:48, 08/02/2019

Modern Warfare Open Beta date: Get Call of Duty early access on September 12 for PS4 Activision and Infinity Ward have revealed that Call of Duty will be getting an open multiplayer beta on Septemeber 19. Here's what you need to know....
04:16, 08/02/2019

NYPD apologizes for 1969 Stonewall raid that birthed modern LGBT rights movement New York City's police commissioner apologized Thursday for the June 1969 raid on the Stonewall Inn gay bar, an event widely cited as the beginning of the modern LGBT rights movement....
15:00, 06/06/2019

Child thrown from Tate Modern in London critically injured as police seek motive A six-year-old boy who was thrown from the 10th-floor viewing gallery at London's Tate Modern museum is listed as stable but in critical condition at a hospital as authorities on Monday said they were still searching for a motive. ...
12:48, 08/05/2019

Celebrity art curator Jean-David Malat says London is one of top global locations for modern and contemporary art A renowned art curator celebrating the first anniversary of his Mayfair gallery has said London is one of the most important places in the world for modern and contemporary art....
01:32, 05/25/2019

Activision releases 4K multiplayer gameplay for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare — with no mini-maps Activision and Infinity Ward released 4K multiplayer footage for the upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. And you can see it has no mini-maps.Read More...
22:32, 08/12/2019

Jim Mattis on Osama bin Laden, how ancient history guides his modern strategy, and his pithy aphorisms Legendary military commander retired Marine Corps Gen. Jim Mattis is on a whirlwind publicity tour promoting his book Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead, which he co-authored with Bing West. Washington Examiner senior writer Jamie McIntyre covered Mat...
05:00, 09/13/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Beta Leak? Release date news for PS4, Xbox One and PC THE Call of Duty Modern Warfare Beta may become a reality soon after a leak was spotted. Here is everything you need to know about release date news for PS4, Xbox one and PC....
09:16, 07/31/2019

Modern maximalism: chintzy florals and clashing prints are back on the catwalk and heading into our homes We chucked out our chintz to make way for minimalist Scandi neutrals. Now, chintzy homeware is back, with matchy-matchy wallpapers and clashing prints are the big and bold interiors trend of the season...
01:16, 07/27/2019

‘Modern Family' star Ariel Winter poses in just a towel on Instagram, stunning fans: 'So obsessed!' “Modern Family” star Ariel Winter flaunted her body in a new Instagram post on Tuesday, just weeks after the star opened up about her recent weight loss and revealed her slimmer figure was due to a change in her antidepressant medication....
08:48, 05/01/2019

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare multiplayer beta — Infinity Ward reveals more maps and modes On the third day of its multiplayer beta test, Infinity Ward opened up the spigots for more users for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. And it also released new maps and modes.Read More...
23:48, 09/14/2019

Anna Jones’ recipe for ancho chilli and peanut mole with quick tortillas | The Modern Cook A rich and rewarding mole to smother roast vegetables in (with loads left over to use as you please in the week ahead), all mopped up by some super-quick tortillasThe long, easy days of summer are all but behind us; we’re heading quickly into autumn ...
07:16, 09/06/2019

McConnell condemns 'modern-day McCarthyism,' 'feckless' Obama policies, after pundits call him 'Russian asset' In unusually forceful, angry, and personal terms, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday countered what he called "baseless smears" from left-wing media and vowed not to be "intimidated," in the wake of a Washington Post op-ed that declared...
20:48, 07/29/2019

Boris Johnson officially becomes Prime Minister, pledges 'modern Britain' cabinet with pro-Brexit tilt Boris Johnson officially became Britain's Prime Minister after meeting the Queen Elizabeth II and will form a “cabinet for modern Britain” as outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May took a parting shot at opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, urg...
12:00, 07/24/2019

Tate Modern incident: Teenager accused of trying to kill six-year-old boy will undergo psychiatric assessment before trial A teenager accused of trying to kill a six-year-old boy by throwing him off a Tate Modern viewing platform will be psychiatrically assessed ahead of his trial, the Old Bailey heard today....
10:48, 08/08/2019

Hacking security alert issued for small planes, DHS warns modern flight systems are 'exploitable' A security alert was issued by federal officials Tuesday focusing on small planes after authorities voiced concerns that modern flight systems are vulnerable to hacking in the event a malicious actor is able to gain physical access to the aircraft....
13:48, 07/30/2019

Why Infinity Ward chose a mature path for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare after the zany Black Ops 4 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is taking a very different route toward a mature, gritty, and authentic combat experience with its single-player campaign.Read More...
10:32, 05/30/2019

'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland’s fiancé Wells Adams on why he felt 'too much pressure' before proposing Former “Bachelorette” contestant Wells Adams opened up about his proposal to “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland — and why he was feeling the heat before popping the big question.  ...
13:32, 07/17/2019

Activision bets on higher results with dual launch of Modern Warfare and Call of Duty: Mobile Activision Blizzard will drive the Call of Duty franchise higher with the combination of its Modern Warfare core title and Call of Duty: Mobile.Read More...
23:16, 08/08/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 Confirmed: New game info released in Kotaku CoD 2020 report Kotaku reporter Jason Schreier has seemingly rubber stamped the release of Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 in the sites recent expose on the trouble surrounding...
02:00, 05/21/2019

'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland responds to Instagram troll who criticized engagement ring videos “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland, who recently announced her engagement to former “Bachelorette” contestant Wells Adams, has no time for trolls — especially those who criticize her new sparkler. ...
13:48, 07/20/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare Battle Royale? Infinity Ward testing '100+ player’ maps, modes Following on from Call of Duty Black Ops 4's Blackout mode, it looks like Infinity Ward could also be adding a battle royale mode to Modern Warfare 2019....
04:16, 08/02/2019

Anna Jones' summer party recipes: barbecue celeriac buns and rosé spritz | The Modern Cook To feed a summer gathering without missing the fun, prep in advance – celeriac steaks to grill in situ and top with a fiery slaw, and a refreshing rosé spritzI love feeding a crowd, but even as a former chef and full-time food person, I still find la...
06:16, 07/05/2019

Archeological Mystery Solved with Modern Genetics: Y Chromosomes Reveal Population Boom and Bust in Ancient Japan The current thinking on the origins of the Japanese population holds that the original inhabitants, the Jomon people, were met about 2,500 years ago by a separate group coming mainly from the Korean Peninsula, the Yayoi people. However, the archaeolo...
14:00, 06/20/2019

Child thrown from London's Tate Modern sustained fractured spine, bleed on brain, court hears A six-year-old boy who was thrown from the 10th-floor viewing gallery at London's Tate Modern museum sustained serious injuries, including a bleed on the brain and fractures to his spine, legs and arms, a court heard Tuesday. ...
13:48, 08/06/2019

Global TV fall shows 2019: ‘Modern Family’ last season, ‘Little Late With Lilly Singh’ join roster The 12 new series for the broadcast year include eight new primetime series, one new daytime talk show, one new late-night series, and a landmark comedy taking its final bow on Global....
11:16, 05/30/2019

Anna Jones’ recipes for easy carrot and apple flapjacks and rainbow snack platter | The modern cook The kids will be all over these squares sweetened with dried fruit and maple syrup, and fruit and veg crudites with chocolate truffles and caramelUnfortunately, my sweet tooth hasn’t skipped a generation and my son is as keen on ice-cream as I am, bu...
05:32, 05/24/2019

On Women’s Equality Day, Mattel Honors the ‘Mother of the Modern Civil Rights Movement’ With the Rosa Parks Barbie In 1955, Rosa Parks became a symbol of civil disobedience when her refusal to relinquish her seat sparked the Montgomery, Ala., bus boycott, a major turning point in the American civil rights movement. Now, Parks is being honored as the icon she is b...
13:00, 08/26/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 4 release date leaked AND June 4 reveal event teased by merch The latest Call of Duty leaks - yes, leaks plural! - suggest not just a release date bit also potentially a reveal date for the anticipated Activision game....
06:32, 05/09/2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Draws GOP Wrath After Slamming Immigrant Detention Centers as Modern-Day ‘Concentration Camps’ Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is calling out the dire situation for immigrants being held at the United States’ southern border in federal detention centers as being akin to the concentration camps of the Holocaust — and she doesn’t care who may be b...
19:16, 06/18/2019

‘Modern Family’ star Ariel Winter fires back at body-shaming troll over plastic surgery question “Modern Family” star Ariel Winter has no time for the haters. The 21-year-old took to Instagram on Thursday to announce the airing of the final episode of the beloved show’s 10th season. But at least one person took the post as an opportunity to body...
16:32, 05/10/2019

Gaffe-prone Boris Johnson seeks to turbo-charge Britain's departure from EU, prove he's modern-day Winston Churchill Boris Johnson won the Conservative Party’s leadership election on Tuesday and will take the reins of the government tomorrow, fulfilling the decades-old ambition to become Britain’s Prime Minister....
09:00, 07/23/2019

Stunning vintage photos show Tower Bridge through the decades, from its construction in 1894 to a landmark on London's modern skyline Spectacular vintage photographs show how Tower Bridge has endured over the years as its surroundings on the River Thames and its banks have changed through time....
01:00, 06/30/2019

Tate Modern incident: Police say child who was thrown from tenth-floor viewing platform is six-year-old French boy visiting London with family The child who was thrown from the tenth floor viewing platform at London's Tate Modern is a six-year-old French boy who was visiting the UK capital with his family, police have said....
15:48, 08/05/2019

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' 2019: What we know so far about the video game "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare," due Oct. 25, isn't a sequel to the trilogy of releases from Infinity Ward. Instead, it's a rebirth for the franchise.       ...
11:16, 06/11/2019

MLB lifers decry the state of the modern baseball: 'Unwatchable' There’s more information than ever before which is relished in baseball, but critics say it’s sucked the heart and soul out of the modern game.       ...
07:48, 08/19/2019

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2019 Beta Dates: When does MW Beta release for Xbox One, PS4? Infinity Ward and Activision may be set to announce a beta for the newest CoD game sometime this month - here's everything we know about the online test so far....
00:16, 07/21/2019

Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, and Cristin Milioti Find Some Love in Modern Love Teaser Some Modern Love is coming to Amazon. The new anthology series stars Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, John Slattery, Cristin Milioti, Gary Carr, Julia Garner and more, and tells stories based on......
20:48, 07/27/2019

Alcatel GO FLIP V announced: A modern flip phone for those who want long battery life and big buttons Flip phones were a popular form factor for quickly answering and ending phone calls with simply movements while dialing was easy with large physical buttons. Alcatel recently released a new phone with this form factor that has modern internal specs....
07:00, 07/24/2019

A 'never event' in modern medicine: Doctors say they mistakenly operated on wrong kidney The kidney patient, Carla Miller, sued a Tennessee hospital for the botched 2017 surgery. She died in May, but her lawsuit continues.        ...
12:48, 08/07/2019

Drug dealers jailed for 12 years over 'county lines' modern slavery case Three men have been jailed after becoming the first drug dealers to be charged under modern slavery laws for using vulnerable youths to traffic drugs in a "county lines" operation....
13:00, 05/14/2019

The Cwezi: Ancient Race of Mystical People and the Modern-Day Cwezi Cult Accused of Black Magic The Bachwezi people, who are also known as the Ancient Cwezi or Chwezi, were a group of people who legends say ruled the Empire of Kitara (Empire of the Sun) ...
06:16, 07/01/2019

Trump unveils new 'modern' immigration plan President Donald Trump unveiled his new immigration plan Thursday that would give preferential treatment to high-skilled, "totally brilliant" immigrants. It would also require immigrants to speak English and pass a civics exam prior to admission. (Ma...
14:48, 05/16/2019

Tate Modern incident: Fundraising campaign raises nearly £20k for for boy, 6, 'thrown from 10th floor' of gallery A London nurse's fundraising campaign for a six-year-old child allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern has raised almost £20,000 in donations....
19:16, 08/08/2019

Tate Modern incident: Teenager charged with attempted murder after child, 6, 'thrown from viewing platform' A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery....
18:16, 08/05/2019

Tate Modern incident: Teenager charged with attempted murder after child, 6, 'thrown from viewing platform' of London museum A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery....
05:01, 09/02/2019

Tate Modern incident: Boy, six, thrown from 10th floor viewing platform now 'critical but stable' as teenager remains in custody A six-year-old boy who was thrown from a 10th-floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery in London is now in a critical but stable condition, police have said....
00:48, 08/05/2019

Tate Modern incident: Teenager arrested for attempted murder after child, 6, 'thrown from height' at central London gallery A teenager has been arrested for attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was "thrown from a tenth storey viewing platform" at the Tate Modern in London, police said....
10:48, 08/04/2019

Rachel Howzell Hall's 'They All Fall Down' puts a modern spin on a mystery classic The latest from Hall pays homage to both Agatha Christie and the classic "locked-room" mystery while bringing it into the 21st century        ...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Tate Modern victim, six, 'suffered brain injury, broken arms and legs and fractured spine' in fall at London museum, court hears The six-year-old boy who was allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at Tate Modern has suffered brain injuries, broken arms and legs, and a fractured spine, a court heard today....
05:01, 09/02/2019

Tate Modern incident: Boy, six, thrown from London museum's 10th floor viewing platform now 'critical but stable' as teenager remains in custody A six-year-old boy who was thrown from a 10th-floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery in London is now in a critical but stable condition, police have said....
03:16, 08/05/2019

'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland engaged to 'Bachelorette' alum Wells Adams "Modern Family" star Sarah Hyland is engaged. Hyland and her boyfriend, "Bachelorette" alum Wells Adams, announced their engagement on social media.        ...
04:32, 07/18/2019

MLB's efforts to speed up play run into reality of modern game: 'It's not going to happen' The league has taken steps to speed up games, but with home runs and strikeouts way up, the initiatives aren't having as much impact as expected.       ...
09:48, 09/03/2019

'Call of Duty' returns to 'Modern Warfare' with new video game out Oct. 25 The next Call of Duty video game, out Oct. 25, 2019 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PCs, has a familiar name: 'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.'        ...
16:48, 05/30/2019

Love isn't dead: Beth O'Leary's rom-com 'Flatshare' sweetly subverts modern dating tropes Beth O'Leary's debut novel "The Flatshare" is a 21st-century rom-com with a twist that will please hopeless romantics.        ...
18:48, 05/28/2019

Iran's Rouhani says Aramco attacks were a reciprocal response by Yemen An attack on Saudi Arabia's Aramco oil facilities was a reciprocal measure by "Yemeni people" to assaults on this country, said Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday, hours after a Saudi-led coalition said the attacks were carried out with Iran...
11:48, 09/16/2019

NFL 100: Eye-catching images from 100 years of NFL action In celebration of the NFL’s 100th season, we put together a photo gallery of some of the most amazing, eye-catching images in the league’s history.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

Wholesale Inflation Remains Unchanged At 1.08% In August In the previous month, wholesale inflation - determined by the Wholesale Price Index (WPI) - had eased to a 25-month low of 1.08 per cent. Wholesale inflation is the rate of increase in wholesale......
12:16, 09/16/2019

Crude Oil Price Surges, Clocks Biggest Percentage Gain Since 1991 Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for crude oil, rose by as much as 19.5 per cent to $71.95 per barrel, the biggest intraday jump since January 14, 1991....
12:16, 09/16/2019

Watch: Woman undergoes surgery after swallowing ring in her sleep A California woman who dreamed that she had to swallow her engagement ring to protect it from thieves woke up to find she really had ingested the piece of jewelry....
12:48, 09/16/2019

Taiwan pushes hard – and late – into digital banking Despite being a global leader in IT and semiconductors, Taiwan has long been a digital laggard. The regulator has just issued the island’s first digital banking licences, but is it a simple case of ‘too late’ rather than ‘better late than never’?...
13:17, 09/16/2019

Nearly 50,000 General Motors employees go on strike after union talks break down About 49,000 General Motors employees walked off the job at midnight Monday after negotiations between their union and the Detroit car giant unraveled....
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

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

Split emerges in Venezuela opposition over talks with gov’t A group of minority opposition parties is entering negotiations with President Nicolas Maduro’s government without the consent of the U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó...
13:48, 09/16/2019

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

County cricket: Kent's Stevens and Billings share 346 runs – as it happened Aged 43, Darren Stevens hit a double century against Yorkshire at Headinley, while Somerset bowled Hampshire out for 196 8.21pm BST As days go, the double centurion Darren Stevens could hardly have wished for better. Aged 43, he was told in July that...
13:49, 09/16/2019

Dortmund vs Barcelona: Prediction, live stream, TV, team news, tickets - Uefa Champions League 2019-20 preview Barcelona will be hoping to show they can manage without Lionel Messi as they take on Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund in their Champions League opener....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Fikayo Tomori vows to keep living the Chelsea dream alongside Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham Chelsea youngster Fikayo Tomori is living out his dream of breaking into the first team alongside close friends and fellow academy graduates Tammy Abraham and Mason Mount....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Navy Gets Advanced Wargaming Software From Defence Research Body The Defence Research Development Organisation or DRDO on Monday handed over to the Navy a new-generation war-gaming software, aimed at creating an environment that would enable the Maritime Warfare......
15:00, 09/16/2019

Cheapest 4G phones in India for September 2019 There was a time when the availability of 4G support in a phone was worth mentioning, however, these days, almost every smartphone that is launched in the country comes with not only 4G support, but also 4G VoLTE, thanks to Reliance Jio. While 4...
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

Harvey Weinstein told Cara Delevingne to 'get a beard' Actor says the former producer advised her she would never make it in Hollywood as a gay womanCara Delevingne has revealed that she was told by Harvey Weinstein to “get a beard” to cover up her sexuality in order to succeed in the film industry. In a...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Seinfeld is going to Netflix Netflix has taken a side in the stubbornly persistent “Seinfeld or Friends?” debate: According to the Los Angeles Times, all 180 episodes of the sitcom will come to the streaming service in 2021. For those scoring the streaming wars at home, that’s o...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Tiger Woods’ amazing Masters celebration from every angle Tiger Woods celebrated after sinking his putt on the 18th green to win his fifth Masters on April 14, 2019 in Augusta, Ga.        ...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Wiggins podcast: Ski jumping prepared Roglic for Vuelta win, Brailsford changed cycling "Bradley Wiggins has lauded La Vuelta champion Primoz Roglic and also given his reaction to Dave Brailsford\u0027s cancer battle, in his latest Eurosport podcast."...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Man City are the best team in the world, says Klopp "Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp declared Manchester City as the best team in the world even though the Premier League champions have yet to win Europe\u0027s premier club competition."...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Coleman and Lyles head US world championship team "Sprint favorites Christian Coleman and Noah Lyles and women\u0027s 400 metres hurdles world record holder Dalilah Muhammad headline a 141-member U.S."...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Half of tigers rescued from Thai temple have died, officials say Inbreeding blamed as only 61 of 147 big cats survive after removal from tourist attractionMore than half of the 147 tigers confiscated from a Thai temple have died, park officials have said, blaming genetic problems linked to inbreeding at the once m...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Get Ready For Christmas With Target's 15 Days of Socks Advent Calendars Merry (way-too-early) Christmas, folks! It’s me, your resident novelty Advent calendar enthusiast. I’ve already hooked you up with a few deals on Funko and LEGO calendars, and now, I’m here to tell you Target has released some calendars as well. Show...
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

Weight Loss: This 3-Ingredient Protein-Rich Soya Chunk Delight May Help You Shed Extra Kilos Dietary protein not only helps build and repair muscles but also induces a feeling of satiety, which facilitates weight loss by keeping uncontrolled bingeing at bay....
17:32, 09/16/2019

Illinois lawmaker pooped on by pigeon during TV interview — about bird droppings Oh, crap! An Illinois lawmaker was pooped on by a pigeon at a Chicago Transit Authority stop while doing a TV interview about the pigeon droppings problem plaguing the station. Democratic state Rep. Jaime Andrade fell victim to the very problem he ha...
18:00, 09/16/2019

President Trump: Looks like Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack President Trump speaks with the Crown Prince of Bahrain and gives comments on who he believes is responsible for the attack on a Saudi oil facility and says the U.S. does not want war, but is prepared for it....
18:00, 09/16/2019

The Right-Wing Outrage Machine Fires Up to Defend Kavanaugh Yet Again In any sane or just world, Brett Kavanaugh would not be a sitting judge on any court, let alone the highest court in the land. And yet, here we are! There he sits. Over the weekend, the New York Times reported new details about the investigation into...
18:00, 09/16/2019

Dovizioso: No use being "p***** off" by Ducati's Misano MotoGP form Andrea Dovizioso says there is no point in being "pissed off" about the failings of his Ducati after a disappointing run to sixth at the MotoGP San Marino Grand Prix...
19:00, 09/16/2019

Taiwan says Solomon Islands switches recognition to China Taiwan says the Solomon Islands has switched diplomatic recognition to China, which has been increasing pressure on Taiwan’s dwindling number of allies...
19:32, 09/16/2019

Railing against corruption, Democratic White House hopeful Warren rallies thousands in New York Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday delivered a fierce denunciation of the corruption she argues has crippled the country's political and economic systems, speaking to a crowd whose enthusiasm and size testified to her campai...
19:32, 09/16/2019

OxyContin maker files for bankruptcy Purdue Pharma filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York Sunday as part of its framework for settling litigation with multiple states and governments....
20:00, 09/16/2019

Prudential Pays $32.6 Million to Settle Probe of Mutual-Fund Business The company agreed to settle claims that it didn’t disclose how a reorganization of its mutual-fund business would cost the funds millions in lost interest income....
20:00, 09/16/2019

One killed, several injured in Maine propane blast A propane explosion that leveled a newly constructed building after fire crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas morning, left a firefighter dead and several injured in Maine Monday. (September 16)        ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Edward Snowden: Germany a 'primary example' of NSA surveillance cooperation In his new book, Edward Snowden describes how US intelligence agencies collect vast amounts of data around the world. Foreign governments often help facilitate the collection, and Germany is no exception....
21:00, 09/16/2019

Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet did not suggest British cave diver was a 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....
21:32, 09/16/2019

'American Ninja Warrior': A champion will be crowned for the first time in four years In a nail-biter of a finale, an "American Ninja Warrior" champion will win the $1M grand prize for the first time since 2015.        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

| What next after outsiders take the lead in Tunisia polls? Two political outsiders are set to go head-to-head in the race to become Tunisia's next president, according to the latest count after a first round of voting on Sunday....
22:01, 09/16/2019

Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli Wishes PM Modi On His 69th birthday In 3 Languages Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli this morning wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his 69th birthday in three different languages - English, Hindi and Gujarati....
22:32, 09/16/2019

Crash derails Jimmie Johnson's quest for 16th-straight NASCAR playoffs appearance Jimmie Johnson is the only NASCAR driver to make the playoffs every year since the format was created in 2004        ...
23:01, 09/16/2019

Why The Pittsburgh Steelers Should Sign Colin Kaepernick It was revealed late this morning that sentient house arrest anklet stuffed into an empty Iron City bottle Ben Roethlisberger needs surgery on his mysteriously injured elbow and will miss the rest of the NFL season. The Pittsburgh Steelers are dumpst...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Saudi oil attack: 'Looking like' Iran was responsible, says Trump Donald Trump has said it is "looking like" Iran was behind the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, but he has insisted that he does not want war....
00:32, 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

Veoneer wins thermal camera production deal for self-driving car Swedish auto technology group Veoneer said on Tuesday it had won a production contract with an unidentified "world-leading" carmaker to manufacture a thermal camera for an autonomous vehicle....
01:32, 09/17/2019

Trump: New York prosecutors subpoena eight years of tax returns Manhattan district attorney Cyrus Vance sent subpoena to accounting firm Mazars USA, which says it will ‘fully comply’Follow the latest in US politics – live updatesDonald Trump faces a new battle over the release of his tax returns after New York pr...
01:32, 09/17/2019

Unbelievable: the quiet power of Netflix's fact-based rape drama The series, focused on two rape investigations - one gone awry, one dogged and empathetic - shows the refreshing power of depicting hard, sensitive workIn the second episode of the Netflix drama series Unbelievable, detective Karen Duvall, played by ...
01:32, 09/17/2019

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near East of Lesser Antilles A well-defined small low pressure system located about 1200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
02:00, 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

Extremely Unhelpful: This Poster For A Missing Child Features Nothing But A Close-Up Photo Of The Kid’s Eyeball A pretty big emergency is currently unfolding, but unfortunately no one’s really sure how to deal with it due to a frustrating lack of information: This poster for a missing child features nothing but a really close-up photo of the kid’s eyeball....
04:00, 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

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

These Battery-Saving Tricks Don't Work There are some bad battery hacks out there. A lot of them are holdovers from old advice that has been around since the dawn of the smartphone—advice that’s no longer relevant. In the video above, I bust the three most common battery myths that just w...
05:32, 09/17/2019

'Friends' nearly moved to Minnesota, and other things we learned from 'Generation Friends' Saul Austerlitz's "Generation Friends" shares a behind-the-scenes look enjoyable for hardcore and casual "Friends" fans alike. Here's what we learned.        ...
05:32, 09/17/2019

Durbin asked about prospects of Kavanaugh impeachment, says ‘get real’ Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., was asked Monday about the prospects of Democrats taking up an effort to impeach Brett Kavanaugh from the Supreme Court and responded, “Get real,” according to a report....
06:16, 09/17/2019

Pettersen’s path to Solheim captaincy may be blocked by Catriona Matthew • Pettersen keen to lead at next Solheim Cup after retirement• Matthew ‘wouldn’t say no’ if offered leadership for second timeIf the assumption is that Suzann Pettersen’s next Solheim Cup chapter will come in the form of captaincy, Catriona Matthew m...
06:17, 09/17/2019

Bodies of four kids found after mom discovered dead in husband’s van Florida police believe they found the remains of four young children just hours after their mom’s body was found inside her husband’s van. Michael Wayne Jones Jr., 38, the husband of 32-year-old Casei Jones, led detectives to the remains of the four ...
06:48, 09/17/2019

Can you pack Taylor Swift’s London tour into a day? The singer claims it would take three years to complete the itinerary in her new song London Boy. We try it in under 24 hours“I saw the dimples first and then I heard the accent,” trills Taylor Swift on London Boy, taken from her new album, Lover. “S...
07:16, 09/17/2019

Warren: 'Donald Trump is corruption in the flesh' Facing thousands of cheering supporters in New York City, Democratic presidential contender Elizabeth Warren on Monday decried President Donald Trump as "corruption in the flesh" and outlined her plans to root out corruption in government. (Sept. 17)...
07:16, 09/17/2019

2019 People's Choice Awards' Most Nominated Stars, Shows & Movies: Games of Thrones, Ariana Grande & More! The E! People's Choice Awards are all about celebrating the best in movies, television, music and pop culture. So, it should come as no surprise that Game of Thrones, Ariana Grande and......
07:48, 09/17/2019

Tons of sources now say that iPhone 11 preorders are crushing it An insider familiar with Apple’s supply chain said in a note to clients earlier this week that iPhone 11 preorders were off to a good start, just as we noted that most iPhone 11 Pro versions were sold out, as were several of the new iPhone 11 c...
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

NBCUniversal names streaming service 'Peacock,' to launch in 2020 Comcast Corp's NBCUniversal will name its upcoming streaming service "Peacock," offering a broad slate of original content, including "Dr Death" starring Emmy and Golden Globe winner Alec Baldwin, the company said on Tuesday....
08:16, 09/17/2019

Half of the 147 Tigers Rescued From a Thai Temple Have Died BANGKOK (AP) — More than half the tigers rescued three years ago from a Buddhist temple in Thailand where they served as a popular tourist attraction have died of disease, wildlife officials said Monday. The tigers were vulnerable to illness be...
10:17, 09/17/2019

The new shines bright in Brazilian banking Investors expect a radical transformation in Brazilian financial services in the next five years: this enthusiasm is depressing incumbent stocks while driving strong valuations for start-ups....
10:17, 09/17/2019

Jets have no idea how to play with Le’Veon Bell The Jets got beat up on Monday night by the Browns, losing 23-3 to fall to 0-2. Here are some thoughts and observations from the game: 1. After watching the game again, here was my biggest takeaway: there were too many plays were Le’Veon Bell looked ...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Swinson talks up chances of being PM - and would create minister for happiness Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson has talked up their chances of winning a general election - and she would appoint a minister for happiness upon becoming prime minister....
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

A New Central Bank Approach: Pay Banks to Lend If you think negative interest rates are weird, brace yourself: The European Central Bank is about to start lending to some banks at less than it pays them for putting money on deposit....
11:16, 09/17/2019

|RisingpricesfromSaudioilattackboostSasol'smarketcapbyR20bn After attacks on a key Saudi oil facility cut output for one the world's largest producers by half, a subsequent rise in the global oil price has buoyed Sasol shares....
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

List: AFL-CIO's 37 reasons to vote against Trump It was about 53 minutes into a sausage and eggs media breakfast with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka when I decided to ask about his 2020 plans to help Democrats....
11:48, 09/17/2019

Researcher predicts volcano on Jupiter's moon is about to erupt In a presentation this week, planetary scientist Julie Rathbun predicted the largest volcano on Io, Jupiter's fourth biggest moon, is about to erupt....
12:16, 09/17/2019

OnePlus 7T, OnePlus 7T Pro, OnePlus TV: Everything We Know So Far OnePlus has finally confirmed that it is launching the OnePlus 7T and OnePlus 7T Pro smartphones. The company has also revealed the launch date for India and the US....
12:16, 09/17/2019

Afghans entitled to live ‘free from fear, intimidation’, says UN chief, condemning suicide attacks All Afghans have the right to live “free from fear, intimidation and violence”, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said in a statement on Tuesday strongly condemning two suicide attacks, which left dozens dead....
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

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

Remembering the Eli Manning Face in all its glory NFL Twitter won’t have Eli Manning to kick around anymore — but the now-benched quarterback and his pained, perplexed facial expressions have given fans content for countless Sundays to come. Timelines across the country erupted Tuesday as the ...
13:16, 09/17/2019

Veteran TV news journalist, commentator Cokie Roberts dies at 75 Cokie Roberts -- an award-winning journalist, political commentator and author whose career spanned five decades -- died Tuesday of complications from breast cancer. She was 75....
13:16, 09/17/2019

This brilliant app cancels your subscriptions for you before the free trials end It’s increasingly a subscription-based world we live in. Nobody buys music to own anymore; they pay for monthly subscriptions to streaming services. Between Netflix, cable packages, news media — even new offerings like the soon-to-launch ...
13:48, 09/17/2019

Only Labour will give the people a final say on Brexit | Jeremy Corbyn Boris Johnson will crash Britain out of the EU. The Lib Dems will overturn the 2016 referendum. But I’ll deliver a public voteBoris Johnson and the Conservatives are threatening to drive our country over a no-deal cliff edge in six weeks’ time. He ha...
13:48, 09/17/2019

The best Instant Pot ever is down to an all-time low price If you're still in the market for an Instant Pot, right now our absolute favorite model, the Instant Pot Ultra, is down to its lowest price ever on Amazon.       ...
13:48, 09/17/2019

Video: DOD pulls plug on Boeing/Raytheon missile interceptor program SITREP: The RKV has been cancelled, meaning multi-target ballistic missile interceptors are even further off. (video link) With North Korea throwing missiles around again and Iran continuing to depart from the nuclear framework after President Donald...
13:48, 09/17/2019

NY Times editors removed fact that Kavanaugh ‘victim’ doesn’t recall incident New York Times editors removed a key fact that undermined the paper’s weekend article leveling a new sexual misconduct accusation against US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh — that the alleged victim doesn’t remember the incident, its two report...
15:16, 09/17/2019

Israel's Election Too Close to Call After First Exit Polls Neither Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu nor his main rival commanded a majority after Israelis voted Tuesday, exit polls suggested, possibly opening a period of uncertainty over Israel’s next government as conflict flares between Iran and U.S. Mide...
15:17, 09/17/2019

Carjacking suspect arrested on south side TUCSON, Ariz.- Tucson Police Department tracked down a carjacking suspect that fled from officers in 12th Avenue and Nebraska Street. After a brief foot chase, officers apprehended the suspect. Prior to getting caught, the suspect robbed a Footlocker...
15:48, 09/17/2019

Ramsey wants to play vs. Titans 'if I'm still here' Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey said he wants to play against the Titans and continue to support his teammates if he is not traded by Thursday night....
15:48, 09/17/2019

Moms are now packing insanely elaborate school lunches When Meesha Chang makes a bento box lunch for her 2 ½-year-old daughter, Lucia, it isn’t child’s play. Every weeknight, Chang stays up until 11 p.m. rolling tiny rice balls flavored with butter, soy sauce and sesame seeds to appeal to her picky...
15:48, 09/17/2019

Suicide bomber kills at least 26 near Ashraf Ghani speech in Afghanistan Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani was unharmed Tuesday after a suspected suicide bomber set off explosives near a campaign rally in Charikar, killing at least 26 people and injuring 42....
15:48, 09/17/2019

Watch: The aftermath of a cop being shot on Staten Island Dramatic video shows a shot NYPD cop holding her bloody hand aloft and racing into the back of a department vehicle moments after she was hit taking down a violent ex-con Tuesday — as another cop tries in vain to revive the career-criminal. The clip ...
16:16, 09/17/2019

What Happened To The Nissan Pathfinder? I’ll admit I’m not the first person to think about the Nissan Pathfinder all day. I’m more of a “check the used-car sites to see if Lotus Elise prices are holding” type, and the Pathfinder doesn’t necessarily scream “Think about me, you absolute dunc...
16:48, 09/17/2019

4 Times On ‘Friends’ When They Really Made The Laughing Launch Out Of Our Mouths The Friends was the sitcom that always make at least a little bit a laughing slide or fall out of our mouths, but there were four times when the laughter really exited out of there with a big, large launch....
16:48, 09/17/2019

Struggling Kicker Adam Vinatieri Says He Won't Retire Yet, But He Has "Demons" In His Head The Indianapolis Colts’ 46-year-old kicker Adam Vinatieri has looked depressingly mortal through the first two weeks of the NFL season. In two close games, he’s missed a total of two field goals and three extra points. Because Vinatieri’s an NFL all-...
17:33, 09/17/2019

NFL Coaches Need To Stop Kicking Themselves In the 2017 season the Philadelphia Eagles went for it on fourth down 29 times, most in the NFL. Doug Pederson’s decision to go for it a bunch worked, and what’s more, every observer agreed that it worked. The Eagles went 13-3 and won the Super Bowl ...
17:33, 09/17/2019

Millions of Americans' medical images and data left 'unprotected' online, investigation reveals Medical images and health data belonging to millions of Americans -- including X-rays and CT scans -- are unprotected online and able to be seen by anyone with basic computer expertise, a scathing new report found....
17:33, 09/17/2019

Giants cast-off Paul Perkins getting chance with Lions In non-Eli Manning-Daniel Jones news, one former Giants running back is moving on. Paul Perkins was claimed by the Detroit Lions on Tuesday, his new team announced, a day after being waived by Big Blue. The 24-year-old was inactive for the GiantsR...
17:34, 09/17/2019

Brady Skjei, Jacob Trouba give Rangers pairing they’ve craved The American Duo, coming to save the day. At least, that would be the hope for the Rangers, as Minnesotan Brady Skjei has been joined by Michiganite Jacob Trouba to ostensibly create a first defensive pair that the club has been wanting after for yea...
17:34, 09/17/2019

New esports network VENN aims to bring 'gaming as a lens into pop culture' A new, 24/7 esports gaming network called VENN that aims to blend pop culture and gaming was announced on Tuesday, after generating $17 million in seed round funding....
17:34, 09/17/2019

Taylor Swift announces ‘Lover Fest’ tour with just 2 US cities No need to calm down. On Tuesday, Taylor Swift announced what she’s calling Lover Fest, next year’s tour of her August album, “Lover.” Notably, the “festival” includes only two US cities. The rest of the tour stops...
17:34, 09/17/2019