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From Years and Years to Bird Box: why we turn to dystopian dramas in a crisis | Fiona Sturges

The vogue for bleak TV seems to reflect our anxiety over troubled times – yet we keep watchingIn Years and Years, the six-part BBC drama series from the writer Russell T Davies that starts this week, Daniel (Russell Tovey) cradles...

From Years and Years to Bird Box: why we turn to dystopian dramas in a crisis | Fiona Sturges

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Years and Years: Dystopian sci-fi that makes Black Mirror feel bubbly Years and Years is a miniseries that examines the near future of Britain as experienced by the Lyons family. [credit: HBO/BBC ] I don't know...
17:16, 08/08/2019

HBO’s Quasi-Dystopian Years and Years Is the Future Liberals Fear The future ain’t what it used to be—and TV creators have noticed. Faced with the quadruple threat of right-wing populism, climate change, Putin and the increasingly dark realities of cyberspace, their visions of the world to come have beg...
19:00, 06/22/2019

We need to talk about women’s bodies – without shame | Fiona Sturges I’m delighted that, in a slew of cultural projects, discussion of vulvas takes centre stageAre vulvas having a moment? It’s a ridiculous question, I know, given that more than half of us have them. It’s like asking if bicycles are finally fashionable...
04:32, 06/27/2019

Was Leonard Cohen’s Marianne the last artist’s ‘muse’? Let’s hope so | Fiona Sturges Nick Broomfield’s film underlines the downside of a life spent providing comfort and inspiration for a male artistWhat are the life skills appropriate to an artist’s muse? Hotness is a given; and sexual availability, while not compulsory, has general...
01:48, 07/23/2019

5 years later, Flappy Bird is still the best mobile game Flappy Bird is back thanks to Flappy Royale, which is available to play for free online right now. Somehow this is still the best mobile gaming has.Read More...
21:32, 07/15/2019

Ten years after long-shot Kentucky Derby win, Mine That Bird still seems like a UFO The gelding came out of nowhere to win the Run for the Roses at 50-1 odds before fading into retirement, not on a verdant Kentucky farm but in a land of unexplained phenomena: Roswell, N.M....
14:00, 05/01/2019

Adaptation isn’t enough. We’ve got to throw everything at the climate crisis | Fiona Harvey Jonathan Franzen is the latest figure to preach the gospel of adaptation. But without cutting emissions, it won’t workWhen we’re faced with threats of inundation, our reaction has traditionally been to build walls. Sea-level rises, storms and floods ...
12:00, 09/12/2019

Canopy Growth needs another 3-5 years to turn profit Canopy Growth Corp said on Thursday it expects another three to five years to turn in a profit as Canada's largest cannabis company invests heavily to diversify and expand....
15:00, 08/15/2019

For 30 Years, Jeffrey Epstein Evaded Prosecutors, Survivors At Every Turn At the beginning, middle and end of his career, Jeffrey Epstein faced a reckoning with his misdeeds. At every stage, he managed to avoid the efforts of prosecutors and victims to confront him with his......
21:48, 08/10/2019

Author of dystopian climate crisis novel is 'deeply optimistic' John Lanchester tells Hay audience that we have ‘a moral obligation’ not to despairPeople have “a moral obligation” to be optimistic about the climate crisis because the alternative would be to despair and allow the worst to happen, the novelist John...
12:00, 05/27/2019

Two years on, a look at the Rohingya crisis This month marks the second anniversary of the fleeing of more than 730,000 Rohingya from Myanmar's northwest Rakhine State to Bangladesh after a military-led crackdown in response to an attack by Muslim militants on Myanmar police posts....
00:00, 08/23/2019

How Bad Is Maharashtra Farmer Crisis? 8 Suicides Every Day For 4 Years As many as 12,021 farmers committed suicide in Maharashtra from 2015 to 2018 for reasons that included bank loans and crop failure, averaging eight deaths a day. This number is over double that of the......
07:00, 06/23/2019

How Controversy Over the Census and Immigration Caused a Crisis 100 Years Ago After months of headlines, presidential tweets and a Supreme Court decision, the 2020 Census will not ask people about their citizenship status. President Donald Trump and his advisers tried to add the question, claiming it was necessary to help en...
11:48, 07/23/2019

The Children of Philadelphia Have Been Attending Toxic Schools for Years. This Is a National Crisis The children of Philadelphia are in dire need of our help. They are at the mercy of a man-made, ticking time bomb that is nearly inescapable. I’m talking about toxic schools....
14:48, 06/21/2019

Ten years on, crisis in Nigeria ‘far from over’; UN and humanitarian partners urge support for millions still affected Ten years after the start of a violent insurgency in north-east Nigeria plunged the country into a humanitarian crisis that is “still far from over”, the United Nations and its aid partners have underscored the need to “collectively redouble efforts”...
13:16, 08/01/2019

Hong Kong faces worst crisis in 20 years, senior Chinese official says A senior Chinese official said Wednesday that Hong Kong is facing its worst crisis in more than 20 years after months of frequently violent protests that started over a now-suspended controversial extradition law....
05:16, 08/07/2019

UN ‘financial crisis,’ years in the making, Guterres tells budget body, proposes solutions The UN’s financial crisis has been years in the making and is undermining the organization’s mandates and reform efforts, Secretary-General António Guterres told the Fifth Committee  ¬̶  the body responsible for the United Nations budget  ¬̶  on Tues...
11:32, 06/05/2019

Rory Kinnear on Years And Years, the power of male pattern baldness, and fucking a pig The actor: Rory Kinnear has acting in his blood. His dad, the late Roy Kinnear, is best known to American audiences as Henry Salt (father of Veruca) in Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, while his mom, Carmel Cryan, has been a familiar face on ...
05:32, 06/27/2019

50 Years After Apollo, NASA Celebrates 25 Years of Student Rover Competition As NASA marks 50 years of lunar discovery, nearly 100 student teams from around the world will converge April 12-13 on Huntsville, Alabama, to compete in the NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge -- which is celebrating its own 25th landmark year....
09:16, 04/28/2019

Revolutionary iPhone tech that took 5 years to develop was just abandoned by Apple after only 4 years There’s no question whatsoever that 3D Touch is the most underappreciated technologies Apple has introduced in the past decade, but that’s no one’s fault but Apple’s. It’s a complex and compelling technology that uses sp...
20:32, 09/16/2019

Teeth ‘Time Capsule’ Reveals That 2 million Years Ago, Early Humans Breastfed For Up To 6 years! Humans’ distant ancestor Australopithecus africanus had a unique approach to raising their young, as shown in our new research published today in Nature.  ...
20:32, 07/17/2019

Thomas Ulsrud's Norwegian Team Is Disbanding After 12 Years Of Curling, 10 Years Of Outrageous Pants The curling team with the pants. That’s all you have to say. The imagery is instant: four grown Scandinavian men and their provocative trousers. It’s quite an accomplishment, especially for a niche Olympic sport....
11:00, 05/08/2019

What Congress Couldn't In 55 Years, PM Modi Did It In Five Years, Says Amit Shah Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to attend a mega poll rally at the Ramleela Ground today in support of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates in the seven Lok Sabha seats of the......
01:16, 05/08/2019

Remember how the “new Supra” was rumored to be a mid-engine hybrid for like, years and years? Remember how the “new Supra” was rumored to be a mid-engine hybrid for like, years and years? Concepts like the Toyota Alessandro Volta from 2004 certainly made us feel like that could be the case. The Italdesign-Giugiaro body packed a hybrid 3.3-lit...
07:32, 05/24/2019

Russell Tovey on Years and Years, podcasting and having children After a standout role in this year's smash TV drama Years and Years, there's no stopping Russell Tovey. The actor talks to Nick Curtis about his bright future — and his plans to have 10 children...
07:32, 08/27/2019

The real science behind Years and Years’ vision of the near future TV writer Russell T. Davies has taken inspiration from cutting-edge research to imagine the technologies that will influence our lives over the next 15 years...
11:48, 06/04/2019

'Years and Years' charts chaotic future through one family Writer Russell T Davies has seamlessly moved between science fiction ("Doctor Who," "Torchwood") and character-driven dramas ("Queer as Folk"), but he's found a doozy of a way to wed those genres in "Years and Years," a BBC series whose near-future d...
10:32, 06/24/2019

HBO’s summer of drama bummers continues for Years And Years The most talked-about HBO series of the season each provide their own unique reasons to feel uneasy about the world beyond our screens, and the premium-cable channel concludes the summer bummer trilogy that started with Chernobyl and Euphoria with a ...
21:48, 06/24/2019

North Korean families facing deep ‘hunger crisis’ after worst harvest in 10 years, UN food assessment shows More than 10 million North Koreans are suffering “severe food shortages” after the worst harvest in a decade, according to a United Nations food security assessment released on Friday....
10:00, 05/03/2019

HBO's 'Years and Years' Unlocks Sci-Fi's Ultimate Potential At its core, science fiction is a tool for building thought experiment machines. That's the game Russell T Davies' new show is playing so beautifully....
08:00, 07/11/2019

What Years and Years gets right about the future TV writer Russell T. Davies has taken inspiration from cutting-edge research to imagine the technologies that will influence our lives over the next 15 years...
05:48, 06/17/2019

Every wild prediction in HBO's 'Years and Years' premiere, explained HBO's 'Years and Years' follows a British family as they cope with shocking world turns, from nuclear war to artificial intelligence.        ...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Italy's 'unnecessary' political crisis could turn out to be a positive for Rome, analyst says Markets pay particular attention to Italy's spending, given its public debt pile. This stands at above 130% of its growth rate, one of the highest in the world....
08:32, 08/22/2019

'Truth is funnier than anything': the life of Preston Sturges told by his son In a revealing new biography, Tom Sturges looks back on the life of his writer-director father despite barely knowing him“If ever a plot needed a twist, this one does.” That’s one of the most arch, and celebrated lines in Preston Sturges’ Sullivan’s ...
01:00, 09/18/2019

CBS Renews Six Dramas--See What TV Shows Are Still on the Bubble Despite controversy, despite some slumping ratings, CBS is bringing back many of its dramas. Michael Weatherly's Bull, Hawaii Five-0 starring Alex O'Loughlin and Scott Caan,......
17:32, 05/09/2019

Five teen dramas to follow 'Euphoria' "Euphoria" fans can look forward to the "Gossip Girl" reboot, "Riverdale" spinoff "Katy Keene," "Looking for Alaska" and new seasons of "13 Reasons Why" and "Elite."...
05:48, 08/07/2019

Fiona Kolbinger, 24, becomes first female cyclist to win grueling Transcontinental Race Cancer researcher Fiona Kolbinger became the first woman to win the Transcontinental Race (TCR) on Tuesday, cycling a grueling 2,485 miles across Europe in her first-ever bike race....
18:16, 08/06/2019

It is absurd to question whether we can afford to keep our planet liveable | Fiona Harvey The chancellor has warned against cutting UK emissions to net zero. But failing to act will have dire consequencesThe chancellor, Philip Hammond, has written to the prime minister to warn against adopting the strict targets on greenhouse gas emission...
14:48, 06/06/2019

China bans historical dramas ahead of important anniversary BEIJING – China’s television regulator has banned “entertainment-driven” historical dramas, it said in a notice on Thursday, the latest clampdown on media in a sensitive year for the ruling Communist Party. The regulator said the ban also appli...
01:16, 08/02/2019

Chernobyl and The Terror docu-dramas expose horror's many faces Stories of Chernobyl's nuclear meltdown and the doomed Franklin hunt for a North-West Passage terrify for very different reasons, says Chelsea Whyte in her latest column...
05:16, 06/24/2019

China bans historical TV dramas ahead of important anniversary China's television regulator has banned "entertainment-driven" historical dramas, it said in a notice on Thursday, the latest clampdown on media in a sensitive year for the ruling Communist Party...
03:16, 08/01/2019

CBS renews a whole bunch of dramas, including SWAT, MacGuyver and Bull—wait, really? Proving yet again that Hollywood always looks after its people—provided said “people” are male TV stars with successful franchise track records who’ve been accused of repeatedly harassing their female co-stars—CBS issued a whole passel of drama serie...
16:48, 05/09/2019

Chinese vertical dramas made for phone viewing show the future of mobile video Mobile video is a big deal, but you don’t need me to tell you that. Big Tech has been fast-moving into the mobile video space for a few years now, and recently a slew of mobile-specific content has arrived. Instagram launched IGTV in 2018, and is pus...
05:00, 07/17/2019

Historical dramas finally show black and LGBTQ characters thrive. Here's why that matters Historical dramas "Les Miserables," "Gentleman Jack" and "The Spanish Princess" highlight the importance of representing powerful diverse characters.        ...
11:00, 04/28/2019

Netflix's Leila Is What Dystopian Future Art Is Meant to Be Leila, Netflix's next original series from India, is set in a dystopian world called Aryavarta, where a mother (Huma Qureshi) is looking for her daughter who was taken from her. Deepa Mehta is one......
23:00, 06/13/2019

A Dystopian Cocktail, Served Chilled With a Twist In Juli Zeh’s “Empty Hearts,” a German businesswoman runs a start-up that matches despondent people with terrorist organizations in need of suicide bombers....
03:16, 07/26/2019

German sci-fi fans lap up dystopian tales of Brexit Britain Novelists compete with reality to describe how life in the UK could be about to changeThe scene is Europe, about 40 years from now. Climate change has turned the Netherlands into a swamp and Portugal into an economic powerhouse, thanks to wave-energy...
04:48, 06/30/2019

Ah, the Taco Bell hotel: a dystopian resort destination Next month, reservations will open for The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel & Resort in Palm Springs. The destination, which a press release describes as a “Tacoasis resort,” will run for a limited time, as the restaurant transforms an existing hotel into...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Watch the Trailer for Dystopian Series Leila, Out June 14 on Netflix Netflix has released a full-length trailer for Leila, its next Indian original series based on Prayaag Akbar's 2017 dystopian book of the same name. Huma Qureshi and Siddhart are part of the cast on......
01:00, 05/17/2019

Watch Dogs Legion's dystopian post-Brexit London In Ubisoft’s forthcoming game, London has become a surveillance state run by authoritarian populists – and its citizens must come together to fight backThe virtual London of Watch Dogs Legion, the forthcoming sci-fi open world adventure by Ubisoft Mo...
11:48, 06/26/2019

How the NFL took over America in 100 years History has a long lens, but as empires go, the NFL's 100-year conquest was record time. The Roman Empire needed twice that to reach its peak. From humble beginnings, the league's growth mirrored America and spread to every corner of the country....
05:32, 08/14/2019

Where will Starbucks be in 5 years? This coffee-fueled growth story is far from over as digital initiatives and expansion in China keep the good times going.       ...
23:48, 08/08/2019

The six must-see MLB games of the next 5,000 years What if you had a baseball time machine? One that could only go forward, not backward? Which games would you attend? Sam Miller has a suggested itinerary....
13:00, 08/28/2019

How the postcard became a hit 150 years ago A new exhibition at Berlin's Museum for Communication celebrates the 150-year history of postcards. Here's how Germans enthusiastically adopted the medium to share important news — and the latest gossip....
17:32, 08/21/2019

Jim Bouton through the years Jim Bouton was born in Newark, NJ and grew up in North Jersey, later pitching for the New York Yankees and then authoring a book on baseball.       ...
23:00, 07/10/2019

8 Years Later, AMD Still Getting Bulldozed Don’t you hate it when you do like one major, nearly catastrophic screw-up and no one lets you forget it? For AMD that colossal fuckery was the launch of the Bulldozer chipset in 2011. 8 years later AMD has been hit with a $12 million fine related to...
18:00, 08/29/2019

Spike Lee through the years Filmmaker Spike Lee has been challenging audiences and Hollywood since making his debut in 1986 with "She's Gotta Have It."        ...
11:48, 07/22/2019

R. Kelly through the years Grammy winner R. Kelly is facing growing backlash over shocking allegations of sexual assault revived by Lifetime's "Surviving R. Kelly" docu-series.        ...
06:32, 05/31/2019

75 years at the fair (WHO/NBC News) John Rasmussen is marking an incredible milestone. Rasmussen has never missed the Iowa State Fair. First attending as a baby, 2019 is his 75th year. He’s camped at the fair each time. “I came here as a three or 4-month-old baby...
19:00, 08/14/2019

Before You Buy a Home, Think About What You'll Need Five Years From Now The standard homebuying advice is “only buy as much home as you need.” Makes sense, right? If a newly married couple is shopping for their first home, for example, a two-bedroom bungalow might be a smarter choice than a four-bedroom ranch house....
13:32, 05/08/2019

Eli Manning through the years New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has been benched in favor of rookie Daniel Jones. A look back at Manning's football career.       ...
16:48, 09/17/2019

Top 10 IT trends of the last 20 years Two decades ago some people still used dial-up modems, and now the world is at our fingertips. Read on to get a sense of how much has changed in the IT office since 2000....
02:37, 08/12/2019

Where Does Joe Alwyn See Himself in 10 Years? Joe Alwyn is living his dream. While promoting A Christmas Carol, his new FX miniseries about the Charles Dickens classic, Alwyn was asked where he sees himself in 10 years. The......
14:48, 08/06/2019

Mayor Larry Bird 'literally rooted against Larry Bird his whole career' There is a mayor in Hesperia, California named Larry Bird and he has rooted against Larry Bird — and for Magic Johnson — his entire life.        ...
07:00, 06/04/2019

How Watch Dogs Legion and Cyberpunk 2077 probe our dystopian fears At last week’s games mecca, E3, titles like Watch Dogs Legion and Cyperpunk 2077 played on our uneasiness about tech, channelling the darkness of Netflix’s Black Mirror...
19:00, 06/19/2019

Justice Department Replaces Interpreters With Videos, Making Immigration Even More Dystopian The Trump administration announced today that they will end the practice of allowing in-person interpreters at initial court hearings for migrants and asylum seekers and instead will use recorded videos to inform immigrants of their rights, according...
17:16, 07/03/2019

Man exonerated after 45 years will get $1.5M from Michigan A Michigan man who spent 45 years in prison before he was exonerated of murder will receive $1.5 million from the state, the attorney general's office said Friday....
16:00, 05/17/2019

This Is The Most Entertaining The Lakers Have Been In Years Now THIS is the kind of story fantasists are asking for, and there isn’t as much as a matchbook in sight. There is an attempt here by several people of power and influence to seize the Los Angeles Lakers, and though you may wish this kind of plot tur...
20:00, 05/20/2019

Why This Pot Of Soup Has Been Cooking For 45 Years A family-run restaurant in Bangkok is famous for serving soup with the same broth for 45 years. Wattana Panich in Bangkok preserves broth left over at the end of theday and uses it in next day's soup....
10:48, 07/30/2019

The 50 Best Memoirs of the Past 50 Years Our critics Dwight Garner, Parul Sehgal and Jennifer Szalai explain their choices; and Daniel Okrent discusses “The Guarded Gate,” his history of America’s immigration policy....
13:48, 07/05/2019

18 years later, America remembers 9/11 Hundreds assembled at ground zero in New York on Wednesday to mark the 18th anniversary of the terrorist attack on the country. (Sept. 11)        ...
11:48, 09/11/2019

Zion Williamson through the years Flip through the gallery to see Zion Williamson through the years, from his high school days to the beginning of his NBA career.       ...
17:00, 07/23/2019

THEN AND NOW: The cast of 'The Matrix' 20 years later Warner Bros./Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP It's been 20 years since "The Matrix" first debuted in 1999. Earlier this year, Warner Bros. announced that there will be a fourth installment of the science-fiction series — and Keanu Reeves and Carrie...
13:48, 09/07/2019

Larry King through the years The former CNN talk-show host (and USA TODAY columnist) has been married eight times, to seven women, and faced several health scares.        ...
16:00, 04/29/2019

USWNT highlights through the years Take a look at images through the years of the U.S. women's national soccer team, winners of three World Cups and four Olympic gold medals.        ...
17:00, 06/03/2019

1,550 years ago, someone ate a rattlesnake whole—and we have poo to prove it An example of Crotalus atrox, aka western diamondback rattlesnake. (credit: Wikipedia) Sometime around 450 CE in the Chihuahuan Desert, one brave soul ate a whole rattlesnake raw. If you think that takes guts, imagine passing an 11mm (0.43 inch) fa...
04:48, 05/02/2019

'Everyone is welcome to the party!': the B-52s on 40 years of hits The new wave band’s singer Kate Pierson talks about the joy and tragedy behind her favourite songs of their back catalogue, from Rock Lobster to Love Shack‘We never thought of ourselves as pop stars,” says Kate Pierson, reflecting on the B-52s’ 40 ye...
02:48, 07/16/2019

Woodstock’s Contradictions, 50 Years Later The 1969 festival was an epiphany and an indulgence. With five decades of hindsight, it still poses questions about the utopian ideals that surrounded it and our relationship to them today....
02:16, 08/05/2019

'Four more years': Morgan in for '23 World Cup Alex Morgan won't be on the field when the United States women's national team plays Ireland on Saturday in its first game since winning the World Cup. But the American co-captain plans to be there in 2023, chasing an unprecedented third title....
06:16, 08/03/2019

We’re 24 years apart and crazy in love After city planner Lorena Matarrita started a new job a few years ago, her boss casually asked about a photograph she had on her desk. “That’s your dad, right?” he said. Matarrita, now 33, blushed with embarrassment. The man in the picture was her bo...
07:32, 05/02/2019

Would You Lend YOUR Money for 98 Years at 1.2%? Something's happening in the global credit markets that has never happened before. For starters, the amount of negative-yield bonds has just hit an all-time high. Yes, bonds that you buy -- and pay the LENDER for the privilege -- have never been more...
16:00, 07/11/2019

Justin Bieber through the years At only 25, Justin Bieber has already been a major star in the entertainment industry for more than a decade. Look back at his life through the years.        ...
10:16, 07/11/2019

Celebrating 244 years of Tucson TUCSON – Tucson celebrated turning 244 on Tuesday, August 20. The birthday celebration was held at The Presidio San Agustin Museum. The Presidio is considered the place where modern-day Tucson was created. “It reminds us that we are all T...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Ex-ETA leader arrested after 16 years on run The former political leader of the Basque separatist group ETA has been arrested in France after more than 16 years on the run, Spanish officials said Thursday....
04:48, 05/16/2019

How Wacken keeps renewing itself after 30 years Wacken Open Air founder Thomas Jensen couldn't have imagined 30 years ago that his festival would turn into a heavy metal mecca. DW talked to him about bands from war-torn countries, new "Made in Wacken" fans, and more....
09:16, 08/02/2019

ETA former leader arrested after 16 years on the run The former political leader of the Basque separatist group ETA has been arrested in France after more than 16 years on the run, officials said Thursday....
10:48, 05/16/2019

Nissan searching for third CEO in 3 years Following the resignation of Hiroto Saikawa after a scandal over pay, the Japanese automaker’s board needs to find a leader who can guide the company through decade-low profits and job cuts as car sales slow globally....
05:01, 09/10/2019

Six Years Later, Warframe Gets A Big New Intro Warframe, a game which was first released in 2013, did not launch with an expensive cinematic intro. Six years later it’s got one, courtesy of director Dan Trachtenberg, who if the name doesn’t ring a bell is the man currently trying to get the Uncha...
21:00, 07/07/2019

Seventy-five years on, what can D-Day map reveal? Seventy-five years ago, at Southwick House on Britain's southern coast, Allied commanders stood in front of a floor-to-ceiling wall map, planning the largest seaborne invasion in history: the D-Day landings in Normandy....
10:32, 06/04/2019

I saw my father kill himself when I was nine years old Traumatic memories can condemn you to reliving the past over and over. It may be useful, says Annalisa Barbieri, to seek professional helpI am a 17-year-old orphan. When I was growing up, my father was my rock, a gentle, caring single parent. He stru...
09:48, 05/31/2019

Would You Lend YOUR Money... for 98 Years, at 1.2%? Something's happening in the global credit markets that has never happened before. For starters, the amount of negative-yield bonds has just hit an all-time high. Yes, bonds that you buy -- and pay the ISSUER for the privilege -- have never been more...
12:00, 07/12/2019

I was taken into care at two years old – what really happened? The aftershocks of growing up poor affect me every day. I set out to solve the puzzle of my early yearsWhen I was a few months old, my father came to see me. We met up in a cafe in Aberdeen. It was winter. My mum often described the scene, how I was ...
09:00, 05/04/2019

40 Years Later, Lessons From the First 'Killer App' VisiCalc, the world’s first spreadsheet, took the nascent personal computing world by storm, and just as suddenly ceased to exist—in the process, writes Christopher Mims, it transformed how companies are built and how all of us make decisions...
04:00, 07/13/2019

Cloud computing could look quite different in a few years In five or 10 years, almost all businesses could operate primarily from the cloud. But the cloud itself will have changed from what we see today.Read More...
23:32, 06/02/2019

Memorable Met Gala looks through the years The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City has hosted a gala every year since 1948 to premiere the Costume Institute's annual exhibit. Here's a look back at memorable Met Gala looks through the years....
08:48, 05/03/2019

Dr. Ruth Westheimer through the years Dr. Ruth Westheimer gets the celebrity documentary treatment in "Ask Dr. Ruth." Click through for more photos of America's most celebrated sex guru.        ...
07:16, 05/08/2019

‘Shaft’ style 48 years later: Can you dig it? He’s been shot at and knifed, but the way to really get on John Shaft’s bad side is to dress like crap. The legendary private eye personifies street cool with an impressive array of hard-boiled jackets, tightfitting trousers and fly headgear. I...
21:16, 06/13/2019

Cuba Gooding Jr. through the years Cuba Gooding Jr. was charged June 13 with "forcible touching" involving an accusation he groped a woman in a bar. The actor through the years.        ...
22:00, 06/13/2019

NHL avoids another lockout for at least three more years If there’s going to be another NHL lockout, it won’t come until at least 2022. The NHL Players’ Association declined to reopen the CBA, it announced on a Monday, in a move that guarantees labor peace for three more years. The decisi...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Sony Walkman through the years If you wanted to listen to music a generation ago, you likely did so with a Sony Walkman. The original cassette model debuted July 1, 1979.       ...
06:32, 07/01/2019

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

THEN AND NOW: The cast of 'Breaking Bad' 11 years later AMC AMC's hit drama "Breaking Bad" aired on the network from 2008 to 2013. The show starred Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul as Walter White and Jesse Pinkman, respectively. The actors from "Breaking Bad" have gone on to win Tony Awards, star on other...
13:32, 08/31/2019

My 24 years without eating (nearly) any vegetables I grew up in Texas, where food is fast and portions are vast. It’s time to ditch the chicken and waffles and embrace the greensSeptember marks the end of summer and the start of a new school year. Parents and caregivers will soon begin packing school...
06:48, 09/05/2019

S&P 500 Posts Best First Half in 22 Years Stocks notched solid gains during a second quarter defined by an escalation in the U.S.-China trade fight and a perceived shift in the Federal Reserve’s appetite for interest-rate cuts....
21:16, 06/28/2019

Top 11 storage trends of the last 20 years Stop and think about where we came from and where we're going in the data storage industry. These are the top 11 new mainstream movements in storage since 2000....
06:36, 08/12/2019

What Will Smart Homes Look Like 10 Years From Now? It’s 6 A.M., and the alarm clock is buzzing earlier than usual. It’s not a malfunction: the smart clock scanned your schedule and adjusted because you’ve got that big presentation first thing in the morning. Your shower automaticall...
04:16, 07/25/2019

'The Eagle has landed,' 50 years later On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to land and walk on the Moon. Through most of human history, such a feat represented the unattainable. Yet attain it we did. Therefore, it is appropriate on the 50th anniversary of...
23:00, 07/18/2019

Anthony Davis through the years A look at the career of NBA superstar Anthony Davis, from Kentucky to the New Orleans Pelicans to the Los Angeles Lakers.       ...
06:32, 06/16/2019

How the Galaxy S has changed through the years From the first 4-inch Galaxy S in 2010 to 2019's 6.7-inch Galaxy S10 5G, Samsung's flagship has changed a lot over the years.        ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Why we won’t shut up about ‘Friends,’ 25 years later "Friends" celebrates its 25th anniversary this week. The sitcom has endured in popularity far longer than any other TV series. Here's why.        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

CBS and Viacom to merge after 13 years apart After much speculation, Viacom and CBS are back together once again after 13 years apart. Early this afternoon, the two media companies officially announced plans to merge into a new company dubbed ViacomCBS. Once the merger becomes official, current...
13:00, 08/13/2019

CDC: Measles cases in U.S. the most in 25 years There have been more than 700 reported measles cases in the United States this year -- the highest mark in a quarter-century, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday....
10:16, 04/29/2019

| Herschel: Best Bok No 9 display in 12 years Rob Houwing feels Herschel Jantjies delivered the top Springbok showing by a scrumhalf since Fourie du Preez’s tormenting of England at RWC 2007 in Paris....
10:00, 07/22/2019

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

Russia's Ozon may consider IPO in two years - CEO Russian online retailer Ozon may consider an initial public offering (IPO) in two years once it has increased its share of the Russian e-commerce market, boosted sales growth and improved infrastructure, its chief executive said....
12:00, 06/06/2019

Flight MH17, five years on: What happens next? In early 2020, following a long international investigation, a Dutch court will seek to prosecute four individuals over the 2014 air disaster that claimed 289 lives. None of the accused are expected at the trial....
15:32, 07/16/2019

‘Oh! Calcutta!’ at 50: Still Naked After All These Years John Lennon and Sam Shepard wrote sketches. The cast was unclothed. And it went on to a two-decade Broadway run. An oral history of one of theater’s unlikeliest hits....
12:32, 06/17/2019

12-year-old boy still missing after 28 years TUCSON – It has been 28 years since 12-year-old Jimmy Hendrickson disappeared. Every year since he went missing, his sister Tammy Tacho, releases balloons on June 12, the day he vanished. Authorities said on June 11, 1991, Hendrickson spent the...
01:48, 06/13/2019

Transcontinental Race: Germany's Fiona Kolbinger becomes first female winner of endurance race Germany's Fiona Kolbinger beats more than 200 men to become the first woman to win the Transcontinental Race, riding more than 2,485 miles across Europe....
06:48, 08/06/2019

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the administration has reacted positively to a proposal to create a new federal agency tasked with identifyi...
11:32, 08/22/2019

Embrace the Cloud: Rob Hart chills with dystopian thriller ‘The Warehouse’ In Rob Hart's terrifying near-future dystopia "The Warehouse," a spy named Zinnia tries to bring down a massive tech company called "Cloud."        ...
13:00, 08/23/2019

Fiona Onasanya: disgraced former MP 'will not seek to stand in by-election' after being ousted in recall petition A disgraced former MP has said she will not be seeking to stand in a by-election in Peterborough after she became the first MP to be ousted in a recall petition....
07:48, 05/03/2019

Climate is warming faster than it has in the last 2,000 years A new study says the warming we've seen in the past 100 years is unprecedented, when compared to the past 2,000 years.        ...
12:48, 07/24/2019

20 years later, the Blair Witch is still scaring the **** out of me In 1999 The Blair Witch Project was released in cinemas and immediately became a cult horror classic, causing film goers to vomit and creating an urban myth that still lives on today. I vividly remember the first time I watched The Blair Witch P...
06:00, 08/24/2019

F1: Silverstone Circuit Renewed For Next Five Years The British Grand Prix will continue to be a part of the Formula 1 calendar for the next five years. The F1 bosses, the Silverstone circuit and the BRDC signed an agreement in London earlier this week......
04:32, 07/11/2019

Germany's 'gay' Paragraph 175 abolished 25 years ago When Paragraph 175 of the German Penal Code was abolished 25 years ago, homosexuality ceased to be separately regulated. DW takes a look back at a history of persecution in West and East Germany....
18:16, 06/11/2019

Airline relaunches nearly 20 years after it vanished After a delay to flights that lasted nearly 20 years, Uganda Airlines has once again taken to the skies above Africa, restoring its status as the country's national carrier....
20:00, 08/30/2019

Trump says his UK visit was the most fun Queen had in 25 years President Trump insisted Friday that Queen Elizabeth II had more yucks with him during his state visit to the UK than she’s had in more than two decades. “I have such a great relationship, and we were laughing and having fun. And her people said she ...
14:48, 06/14/2019

Dad sentenced to 3 to 9 years for suffocating son with blankets A Bronx father was sentenced Tuesday to three to nine years in prison after pleading guilty to suffocating his 8-month-old son with blankets. Last month, Claude Tinnin, 21, took a plea deal and copped to one count of second-degree manslaughter in Man...
00:48, 09/11/2019

Airline reappears 20 years after vanishing After a delay to flights that lasted nearly 20 years, Uganda Airlines has once again taken to the skies above Africa, restoring its status as the country's national carrier....
01:32, 08/28/2019

Eiichiro Oda Wants To Finish One Piece In Five Years YouTube comedy group Fischer’s recently visited Eiichiro Oda’s home studio. While there, they asked the famed manga creator how much longer One Piece was going to run....
05:17, 09/03/2019

The Russian spy who posed as a Canadian for more than 20 years Elena Vavilova’s book offers rare insight into the Soviet deep-cover ‘illegals’ programme“A spy has to be an actor, but an actor that doesn’t need a public or a stage, and doesn’t require the approval of others,” says Elena Vavilova, as she sips a ca...
13:00, 08/23/2019

Aciiiiid! Rave's first 30 years – in pictures From warehouse parties to the acid house explosion, new exhibition Sweet Harmony: Rave Today captures a dancefloor revolution. Warning: contains knitwear Continue reading......
03:16, 07/12/2019

DDAY prisoner of war looks back 75 years later 75 years have passed since Dennis Trudeau was taken prisoner by German soldiers after parachuting into France, but the memories are as clear as ever. (May 23)        ...
02:16, 05/23/2019

Tests at 3 years old could predict how well your brain will age Cognitive testing at the age of 3 can predict how healthy a person’s brain will be in their mid 40s, and may indicate whether they are likely to develop dementia...
13:32, 08/25/2019

BMW launches limited-run M5 Edition 35 Years BMW M5 Edition 35 Years Anniversary version of 616bhp M5 Competition super saloon gets exclusive trim and design features BMW will celebrate 35 years of its M5 super saloon with a limited-run reworking of the 616bhp M5 Competition. The BMW M5 Edit...
06:00, 05/17/2019

JLR to launch 30 new vehicles in China over next two years Luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) plans to launch 30 new or revamped vehicles in China in the next two years, it said on Wednesday, seeking to build on a recent recovery in sales in the world's biggest auto market....
09:48, 09/04/2019

Lewis Hamilton can "definitely" race another five years in F1 Lewis Hamilton believes he can "definitely" race for another five years in Formula 1, as he fears he would "squander" the opportunity to improve his record if he stopped earlier...
09:00, 06/02/2019

Ron Goldman’s dad says pain ‘never goes away’ 25 years after murder The father of Ron Goldman, who was killed along with his friend Nicole Brown Simpson 25 years ago, said in a new interview that “the pain is always there, the loss is always there.” “It never goes away,” Fred Goldman told “Good Morning America” on We...
08:48, 06/12/2019

Remembering the 49: 3 years after Pulse massacre Floridians and others around the world on Wednesday remembered the three-year anniversary of a massacre at a gay nightclub on Latin night that left 49 people dead and scores more wounded. (June 12)        ...
12:16, 06/12/2019

Woman gets 7 years for trying to lure 14-year boy for sex Court paperwork details an extensive online sexual relationship between 33-year-old Lisa Corn and a 14-year-old Fountain Hills boy. (Photo: MCSO) via 12 News PHOENIX (AP) — A 34-year-old Phoenix woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison for t...
14:16, 06/13/2019

Remembering 9/11 after 18 years: 'That day made us stronger' New York City, Washington, D.C., and the rest of the United States remembered the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks Wednesday, the 18th anniversary of the brazen al-Qaida plot that killed 3,000 people....
16:48, 09/11/2019

"Took Just 72 Hours For PM To End 72 Years Of Agony": Ram Madhav On J&K Praising the abrogation of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav said it took only 72 hours for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to end 72 years of agony in......
19:32, 09/01/2019

Tom Brady's top fashion looks through the years To celebrate Tom Brady's 42nd birthday on Aug. 3, we look back at his top fashion looks through the years.       ...
21:16, 08/03/2019

Infectious cancer hasn’t done much over the last 4,000 years Enlarge / Does this dog look concerned because he realizes he can catch an infectious cancer? (credit: Martin Astley) Cancer is a horrific disease, with its damage only limited by the fact that it only harms the individual in which it arises—except...
08:16, 08/03/2019

Marvel just announced all of its movies for the next 2 years — here they all are Marvel Studios Marvel Studios announced its movies for the next two years at San Diego Comic-Con Saturday night. "Black Widow" is the next Marvel movie. "Doctor Strange" and "Thor: Love and Thunder" are also among the upcoming movies. Visit INSIDER'...
16:48, 07/21/2019

After Math: How long is that in moon years? It's been half an Earth century since humanity first made landfall on its nearest celestial neighbor, and there's plenty of reason to celebrate, but that doesn't mean the news of the world has frozen in place like the flag Apollo 11�...
13:48, 07/21/2019

The 2020 electoral map could be the smallest in years. Here’s why. Four states — Florida, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin — are likely to decide who wins. Both sides say they can expand the 2016 map, but only a few states appear possible to flip....
05:00, 09/01/2019

Humans may have reached Europe by 210,000 years ago Enlarge / A view of the Apidima 1 skull from behind (left), above (center), and below (right). The scale bar represents 5 cm. (credit: Harvati et al. 2019) A few fossilized bones from the back of a skull may prove that our species spread into Euras...
16:00, 07/10/2019

50 years later, the moon is still great for business NEW YORK (AP) — Brands from the luxury watchmaker Omega to Budweiser and Stouffer’s are paying tribute the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Lego is celebrating with an Apollo 11 lunar lander set. Nabisco is trying to entice space...
00:00, 06/24/2019

Overstock’s ex-CEO should’ve been fired years ago: consultant A retail consultant who once worked with Patrick Byrne says the unorthodox CEO should have been fired from Overstock long before he started claiming he had been an FBI operative romantically entwined with a Russian spy. In fact, logistics consultant ...
17:32, 08/24/2019

Palantir Co-Founder Says IPO for Company Likely Years Away “I’d love for them to go public, but my guess is it’s going to be a few years,” said Mr. Lonsdale, also a founding partner at venture firm 8VC, speaking on stage at the CB Insights Future of Fintech conference in New York on Wednesday....
01:00, 06/13/2019

Nigeria's Buhari signals four more years like the last Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari promised on Wednesday to repeat in his second term successes from his first four years including an improved economy and new infrastructure....
09:00, 06/12/2019

Mickelson awarded for 25 straight years in top 50 British Open notes: Mickelson, Johnson get world ranking honors; Rose not happy with majors stacked close together        ...
11:48, 07/16/2019

Judge sentences would-be bar bomber to 16 years A federal judge handed an Illinois man a 16-year prison sentence for trying to kill hundreds of people by detonating what he thought was a car bomb outside a Chicago bar in 2012, saying she factored in his mental health in imposing the sentence. (May...
18:00, 05/06/2019

High Line celebrates 10 years with new art The popular elevated High Line park in Manhattan is expanding with a new section, called the Spur, which includes an open plaza with space for large artwork. (June 5)        ...
10:32, 06/05/2019

Man wins $167,407 after following same lotto routine for 30 years A Michigan man who has stuck to the same lottery playing routine for the past 30 years had his habits finally pay off when he won a $167,407 jackpot....
14:48, 05/14/2019

This Past Flu Season Was the Longest in 10 Years, the CDC Says The 2018-2019 flu season may not have been as severe as the one that came before it, but it set a record of its own, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say. It was the longest in a decade, lasting 21 weeks. Fewer illnesses, hospital...
10:48, 06/20/2019

50 years after Apollo 11: What really rocketed us to the moon While many of the proud Americans who were involved in the Apollo project are no longer with us 50 years later, the technologies they built live on, will be further refined, and will return us to that lonely world and beyond....
13:16, 07/17/2019

Four Years Ago Trump Was Seen as a Sideshow. Now He Is the Show. The 2020 election will be a test — not just of the man but of his country. Was President Trump’s victory the last time around a historical fluke or a genuine reflection of America in the modern age?...
17:48, 06/17/2019

How movies got (kinda) less sexist over 129 years It wasn’t until 1985 when people finally started talking about how Hollywood represented women in film. Usually whenever there was a woman character in a movie, and the writers had actually bothered to give her a name, chances are she rarely spoke to...
09:16, 07/30/2019

Get Disney+ for $4 per month, if you buy three years upfront For a limited time, Disney is offering a steep discount on its Disney+ streaming service. When it launches on November 12th, Disney+ is set to cost $6.99 per month, with an option to pay $69.99 for the year. But if users are willing to sign up for th...
16:32, 08/28/2019

Berlin to freeze rents for five years Renters are increasingly unable to afford housing in Berlin. An influential property-owners' association has called for landlords to raise rents before the bill can go into effect....
09:00, 06/18/2019

10 years of radicalization: Boko Haram The death of the founder of Boko Haram 10 years ago was a turning point for Nigeria. The organization went from being an Islamist sect to a terror organization, and in the process it lost some of the support it had....
08:16, 07/29/2019

Airline reappears nearly 20 years after it vanished After a delay to flights that lasted nearly 20 years, Uganda Airlines has once again taken to the skies above Africa, restoring its status as the country's national carrier....
05:32, 08/29/2019

On D-Day beach, 75 years on, awed son follows in dad's steps Exactly 75 years — almost to the minute — after his dad battled his way through the carnage that was Omaha Beach on the morning of June 6, 1944, Randall Atanay kicked off his shoes and waded into the chill waters, so cleansing and still, that had run...
09:16, 06/06/2019

Nearly Six Years Later, GTA Online's Casino Has Been Updated If you head down to the casino in Grand Theft Auto Online today, you’ll see that some changes have been made. After nearly six years, it seems the vacant and unused casino is being updated, and, according to data miners, more changes are coming....
11:00, 06/06/2019

Jim Moir: ‘I’ve been trying to shake Vic Reeves off for about 20 years’ The comedian, 60, on his passion for painting, being accident-prone, and learning cool dances to surprise his twinsI came up with the Vic Reeves character for a stage project and people presume that’s my name, even when I do other acting jobs. I’ve b...
13:48, 09/07/2019

Air quality in the US is getting worse after years of improvement After decades of improvement, America’s air may not be getting any cleaner. Over the last two years, the nation had more polluted air days than just a few years earlier, federal data shows. While it remains unclear whether this is the beginning of a ...
09:16, 06/19/2019

World War II vet parachutes into Normandy 75 years after D-Day ASSOCIATED PRESS – A 97-year-old U.S. veteran has parachuted into Normandy — 75 years after he made the same journey on D-Day. Tom Rice of San Diego was among some 200 parachutists who filled the Normandy skies for the 75th anniversary of D-Day...
19:48, 06/05/2019

60 years on, 'Catch-22' lands on TV in new age of absurdity Joseph Heller's 1961 novel "Catch-22" was set in World War Two, but the makers of the first television adaptation believe its satirical take on the insanity of war is just as relevant in today's age of anxiety....
06:32, 05/14/2019

Plants vs Zombies Is Ten Years Old, So Here's A Look At Where It All Began One of the main reasons I run Fine Art every night is that I’m fascinated by the earliest origins of the characters and worlds that we love. And it doesn’t get much earlier than these sketches laying down the foundations of classic tower defence game...
17:48, 05/05/2019

Florida man gets 10 years for knowingly spreading HIV PENSACOLA, Fla. — A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for knowingly spreading HIV. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 27-year-old Rasheem Ikey Bodiford was sentenced Friday. He was previously convicted of having sex with anoth...
04:48, 07/31/2019

NBC bets on comedy next year, ‘This Is Us” for years to come NEW YORK (AP) — NBC is betting big on comedies for its upcoming fall television schedule. The network announced Sunday that it is adding four new sitcoms to its lineup for 2019-20, with stars including Kenan Thompson of “Saturday Night LiveR...
04:32, 05/13/2019

For 10 years, I have avoided penetration because of pain Vulvodynia and vulvar vestibulitis mean I have a lot of difficulties getting aroused. Will I ever find a man who understands?I am a 32-year-old woman and for 10 years I have been struggling with vulvodynia and vulvar vestibulitis, which means I feel ...
00:32, 09/10/2019

The PIS2 is a portable PS2 years in the making The PlayStation 2 has been in the grave for over a decade, but that hasn't kept gamers from tinkering with Sony's iconic console. Reddit user darkwingmod has been working on and off for several years to perfect his vision of a portable PS2,...
11:16, 09/05/2019

9/11 victim identified nearly 18 years after attacks The remains of another victim of the 9/11 attacks has been identified, the city’s Medical Examiner’s Office said on Thursday. The woman is the 1,644th person identified among the 2,753 reported missing in the terror attacks, officials sai...
07:48, 07/19/2019

What Tiananmen Square protests mean 30 years later The enduring symbol of the Tiananmen Square protests for Chinese democracy, whose bloodiest stretch began 30 years ago Tuesday, remains the photo of a lone man defiantly blocking a column of tanks. But a recently unearthed shot illustrates the grim r...
20:48, 06/03/2019

‘Merrily’ This Film Will Roll Along. For the Next 20 Years. Richard Linklater will direct a screen adaptation of the short-lived Stephen Sondheim musical, starring Ben Platt, Beanie Feldstein and Blake Jenner....
11:32, 08/30/2019

50 years ago man landed on the moon with the help of UA scientists Tucson- 50 years ago the Apollo 11 spacecraft was orbiting the moon on the eve of one of the greatest events in human history. The next day, July 20, 1969, man would step on the lunar surface for the first time. Among the millions watching around the...
10:16, 07/19/2019

5 Takeaways From 10 Years of Trump Tax Figures The Times obtained details from a decade of the president’s tax returns, revealing $1.17 billion in business losses. Here’s what else the numbers show....
22:48, 05/07/2019

I've Been Married For 5 Years and I Still Don't Know What to Call My Mother-In-Law Later this month, my wife and I will celebrate our five year anniversary. Which feels like an accomplishment. Not because getting and staying married makes you any specialer than those who ain’t either of those things, but because I think we know eac...
15:16, 07/11/2019

20 years for man who tried to fight for Islamic State CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina man who pleaded guilty to trying to fight for the Islamic State group has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. Outlets report a federal judge on Monday handed down that sentence for 20-year-old Zakaryia Abdin...
10:16, 06/10/2019

In Meeting With Top Bureaucrats, PM Gives Out A Goal For Next 5 Years Thanking bureaucrats for their work which helped his government win a second term, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that improving the "ease of living" of people in the country will be the main......
15:32, 06/10/2019

U.S. unemployment in April lowest in 50 years The United States added 263,000 jobs in April, while the unemployment rate declined to 3.6 percent, the lowest since 1969, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported....
12:00, 05/03/2019

Oklahoma mayor has seen eight tornadoes in 20 years Moore, Okla., Mayor Glenn Lewis is resigned to his area of expertise. He has been the city's mayor for 25 years, a span during which his city has experienced eight tornadoes, including four rated EF4 or higher....
12:00, 05/03/2019

I’ve discovered my husband has been cheating on me for 25 years I still love him and he says he still loves me, but he thinks he has sex addiction. Is this something he could recover from?I have been with my husband for 32 years and thought our marriage was happy and solid. Ten weeks ago, a woman contacted me and...
10:32, 08/30/2019

Pakistan To Get $6 Billion From IMF Over Next Three Years: Official Pakistan will get $6 billion from the IMF over the next three years to meet its foreign debt obligations, the country's advisor on finance said on state television after an signing the agreement....
12:32, 05/12/2019

One of UK's most wanted men arrested in Malta after 16 years on the run Christopher Guest More Jr left the country shortly after the murder of Brian Waters in 2003One of Britain’s most wanted fugitives has been arrested in Malta over the brutal killing of a man at a remote Cheshire farmhouse after 16 years on the run. Co...
14:48, 06/08/2019

Here's To Five Years Of Not Knowing How I Feel About Destiny Five years ago, I thought we were all a bunch of suckers. Destiny, the new game from the makers of Halo, was an absolute mess, and I didn’t understand why anyone would play it. But people did, and what’s more, they found something compelling in the i...
07:00, 09/10/2019

Sen. Lee willing to fund 9/11 victim program for only 10 years GOP Sen. Mike ​Lee, who blocked a vote on a bill for 9/11 victims in the Senate, on Thursday suggested funding the program for 10 years instead of through 2092 as advocates have sought. “Last night Jon Stewart said he believed a billion dollars a yea...
12:00, 07/18/2019

Chicago-area man gets more than 27 years for sex trafficking CHICAGO — A federal judge has sentenced a suburban Chicago man to more than 27 years in prison in a sex trafficking case. Federal prosecutors in Chicago said Monday that 32-year-old Deronarte Norwood of North Chicago sent a 15-year-old girl to have s...
04:00, 06/04/2019

Airline reappears 20 years after it vanished After a delay to flights that lasted nearly 20 years, Uganda Airlines has once again taken to the skies above Africa, restoring its status as the country's national carrier....
11:32, 08/27/2019

No climate event of the last 2,000 years looks like humanity’s Enlarge (credit: dvdbramhall) Some people who reject climate science seem to think climate scientists have never heard that the climate has changed in the past—as if scientists weren’t the ones who discovered those events in the first place. In rea...
11:00, 07/25/2019

The Jack Johnson interview – 109 years on Ian Parsons unearths a jewel from the Boxing News archives as Jack Johnson recalls the 'Fight of the Century' against Jim Jeffries The post The Jack Johnson interview – 109 years on appeared first on Boxing News....
02:48, 06/10/2019

50 years later, NASA headed to the moon again Nearly 50 years after Neil Armstrong stepped foot on the moon, part of the storied Apollo program, NASA officials announce they’re going back to the moon, permanently. (July 11)        ...
00:00, 07/11/2019

21 years ago, this was the smartphone of the future – and I just bought one It was 1998: a time when boy bands and GameBoy dominated popular culture. The Pokemon invasion was around the corner, renting VHS was still a thing, laptops were prohibitively expensive, and the Y2K bug was about to start sending satellites crashing ...
19:16, 05/23/2019

Lost cat found 3 1/2 years later in Florida A Florida man who feared his cat had been eaten by coyotes was reunited with the feline three and a half years later thanks to a stranger, a microchip and an animal hospital....
00:32, 08/21/2019

An Andretti Is Still Driving for Another Indy 500 Win, 50 Years Later Mario Andretti’s Indianapolis 500 win in 1969 remains the only one for three generations of Andrettis. Marco Andretti, who nearly won his debut, is the family’s last active driver....
16:32, 05/24/2019

Spain Is Going to the Polls for the Third Time in Four Years. Here’s What to Know Spain goes to the polls Sunday for its third general election in four years, as socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez tries to break the political deadlock that has gripped his country and left him unable to govern. Over the last five years,...
10:16, 04/28/2019

What Joe Biden Has Said About Anita Hill Over the Years Mr. Biden said this week that he takes “responsibility” for the way Ms. Hill was treated when she testified in the 1991 hearings for Justice Clarence Thomas....
16:00, 04/30/2019

D'Antoni has sights on 3 more years minimum Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni, who told ESPN he has let the team's GM and owner know he is "energized to keep coaching," has had preliminary discussions on a contract extension that would keep him from entering the final year of his current deal....
03:48, 05/20/2019

Google Shows First Cracks in Years Google’s once-untouchable online-advertising operation took a body blow, hurt by mounting competition and struggles within its increasingly high-profile YouTube unit....
16:48, 04/29/2019

Joey King's Best Red Carpet Looks Over the Years Joey King's style is on point! The 20-year-old actress is nominated for her first Emmy, for her Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role of Gypsy Rose......
07:48, 09/17/2019

Seven years of Syria’s health tragedy After seven years of conflict in Syria, WHO has renewed its call for the protection of health workers and for immediate access to besieged populations. Attacks on the health sector have continued at an alarming level in the past year. The 67 verifie...
14:32, 04/28/2019

Former Microsoft employee gets 2 years for embezzlement SEATTLE (AP) — A former Microsoft sports marketing director has been sentenced to more than two years in prison after admitting he tried to embezzle $1.5 million — including $240,000 worth of Super Bowl tickets. U.S. District Judge Ricardo Martinez s...
16:00, 06/28/2019

| 20 000 migrants rescued from Sahara in three years - IOM Nearly 20 000 migrants have been rescued from the Sahara desert in Niger over the past three years, the International Organisation for Migration said....
04:48, 06/26/2019

The End Comes for MoviePass, 2 Years After Millions Signed Up A low subscription fee in 2017 attracted subscribers but resulted in huge losses. It continued to burn through cash while struggling to find a business model that worked....
18:01, 09/13/2019

The Best Moisturizers with SPF Will Preserve Your Good Looks for Years to Come Sun protection is crucial and a moisturizer that contains SPF is an easy way to make it a daily habit. GQ’s Best Stuff has the best for every skin type and budget....
17:16, 05/30/2019

N Carolina man released after serving more than 40 years RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who served more than 40 years in prison for a shopkeeper’s slaying in a failed robbery attempt is heading home. Attorney Theresa Newman of the Duke Wrongful Convictions Clinic says 81-year-old Charles R...
19:32, 05/23/2019

Study: Almost 25% of U.S. homes will cut pay TV cord within 3 years Nearly a quarter of all American homes will have cut the cord on a cable or satellite television service within the next three years, a new study said Tuesday....
10:48, 08/06/2019

100 years of greatness: The best players ever in NFL history It's an all-star team 100 years in the making. The history of the NFL is full of stars, but how do you build a starting lineup of the best of the best?...
12:32, 08/21/2019

'Kai the Hitchhiker' gets 57 years for beating man to death A man who gained internet fame as "Kai the Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker" has been sentenced to 57 years in prison for the beating death of a New Jersey man....
15:16, 05/30/2019

Of more than 600 guns stolen 2 years ago, only 73 recovered SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A federal prosecutor says authorities have recovered only 73 of the 654 guns stolen in 2017 in Springfield, Missouri. Prosecutors say six men from Texas stole the guns by maneuvering several trailers into a United Parcel Servi...
06:16, 05/21/2019

Sorry, but some 'Seinfeld' classics feel every bit of 30 years old I was always more of a "Friends" person. In the World Series of series known all over the world, "Friends" would be my Most Valuable Player every single time....
09:48, 07/05/2019

Best selling country albums of the last 10 years 24/7 Tempo identified the best selling country albums of the last 10 years based on the albums that have at least 1 million in certified sales.        ...
10:32, 05/30/2019

Morgan Plus Six is marque's first all-new model in 19 years New 110-year anniversary car takes to the Goodwood hill climb, makes the switch from V8 power to a BMW turbo six Morgan has unveiled a new £80,000 roadster, called Plus Six, as the first of a planned series of models to use the company’s brand-new ‘...
09:16, 07/04/2019

This musical theater wunderkind is only 12 years old Joshua Turchin’s gotten around. He sang as Flounder in a live performance of “The Little Mermaid” at the Hollywood Bowl, toured with the musical “A Christmas Story” and lent his voice to several animated films. It was only a matter of time before the...
18:48, 08/08/2019

Living off-grid for 77 years – in pictures A wind-up radio, a smattering of colour photos and a stack of glossy books: these are the only signs that Margaret Gallagher lives in the modern world. For all of her 77 years, she has lived in a 200-year-old thatched cottage in Northern Ireland with...
04:00, 08/16/2019

Mexico staying on F1 calendar for three more years Mexico will stay on the Formula One calendar for three more years after a new contract was signed on Thursday, with the sport set to expand to a record 22 races next season....
14:16, 08/08/2019

The tech that changed us: 50 years of breakthroughs Technology can transform us, in good ways and bad. Do you recall the single most influential tech innovation from the year you graduated high school? We do....
06:16, 06/29/2019

Lee Cattermole: ‘There were two years when I shouldn’t have been on the pitch’ After playing for years with a torn hip, the Sunderland midfielder is back to full fitness and ready for a League One play-off final date with CharltonIt is a cool March night at the Stadio Olimpico in 2006, Middlesbrough have just eliminated Roma fr...
03:16, 05/25/2019

The most iconic quotes of 'Friends' from 25 years ago In honor of the 25th anniversary of "Friends," take a look back at some of the funniest and most classic moments of the iconic show.        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

Tom Brady's top fashion looks over the years To celebrate Tom Brady's 42nd birthday on Aug. 3, we look back at his top fashion looks through the years.       ...
06:01, 08/11/2019

How To Detail A Car That Hasn't Been Washed In 37 Years As you probably already know, I’m a bit obsessive when it comes to keeping my car clean. The way I see it is that it just cuts down on the amount of work I’d have to do later if I never cleaned it at all. But what about a car that hasn’t been cleaned...
13:16, 08/19/2019

Citroen to launch three new saloons in the next two years Autocar's image of what the next C6 could look like The first of the trio to arrive will be a reinvented C6; due at the 2020 Paris motor show Citroën will launch three new saloon cars in the next two years, starting with a reinvented C6, marketing ...
04:33, 07/06/2019

My professor became my stalker — and a secret I kept for years A package sat unopened on Donna Freitas’ table for weeks. She refused to read it. Inside, she knew, was something from her professor; once her mentor, now her stalker. He was away for a month and insisted she read it during that time. He wanted to di...
18:48, 08/10/2019

Citroen to launch three saloons in the next two years Autocar's image of what the next C6 could look like The first of the trio to arrive will be a reinvented C6; due at the 2020 Paris motor show Citroën will launch three new saloon cars in the next two years, starting with a reinvented C6, marketing ...
14:32, 07/05/2019

What Charli XCX Learned in the 5 Years Between New Albums The last time Charli XCX released an official studio album, the world was a very different place. The year was 2014. Bachelor in Paradise had only just aired its first season, Andrew......
19:49, 09/14/2019

Why New York harbor is the cleanest it’s been in 110 years Paul Sieswerda was supposed to be retired by now. The 77-year-old, who has worked as a curator for the New England and New York aquariums since the late 1960s, was ready to call it quits in 2009. “But then the humpback whales started showing up,” he ...
13:48, 08/10/2019

Can I buy a future-proof laptop to last 10 years? Ed wants to buy a Windows laptop that will last as long as possible, and is willing to pay up to £2,000I want to buy a Windows laptop that is as future-proof as possible. I have been looking at ones with at least a Core i7 processor, 16GB of memory, ...
00:16, 05/30/2019

Man gets first haircut in 15 years to join Army CNN – Reynaldo Arroyo has been growing his hair for 15 years, but he decided to have the big chop so he could enlist in the Army. The 23-year-old wanted to enlist as an infantryman. Arroyo says he will be donating his hair to “Locks of Love,” a nonpr...
09:48, 08/19/2019

In honor of the 19 firefighters who died 6 years ago _____ TUCSON – It’s been six years to the day since 19 brave firefighters died while fighting the flames of a wildfire here in Arizona. It was June 30th, 2013 when 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots died while fighting the Yarnel...
13:16, 06/30/2019

US academic given two weeks to pack up after eight years Visa system for researchers is hostile and costly and risks jamming a pipeline of talent, universities warnAfter eight years researching music history at Glasgow University, Elizabeth Ford hoped her request for a visa extension would sail through thi...
01:32, 09/17/2019

Out of prison after 23 years, thanks to his mother and a documentary Kevin Ott released after getting a life sentence under Oklahoma’s three strikes law for non-violent drug-related convictions, which was partially repealedIt’s a Tuesday morning in August, but Betty Chism wraps 23 Christmas presents on her day off. He...
12:16, 08/07/2019

Pig to human heart transplants 'possible within three years' Pioneer UK surgeon Sir Terence English says adapted organs could transform treatmentAdapted pig hearts could be transplanted into patients within three years, according to a report citing the surgeon who pioneered heart transplantation in the UK.On t...
21:48, 08/19/2019

SIM-based attack has been used to spy on people for two years In a few cases,your SIM card may pose more of a security risk than your phone's software. AdaptiveMobile Security researchers say they've discovered a new vulnerability, nicknamed Simjacker, that's being used to surveil people's ...
19:16, 09/14/2019

30-plus years of HyperCard, the missing link to the Web The Computer Lab's Beyond Cyberpunk Hypercard stack (credit: Beyond Cyberpunk!) Update: It's Memorial Day weekend here in the US, and the Ars staff has a long weekend accordingly. Many will spend that time relaxing or traveling with family, but mayb...
07:48, 05/25/2019

They visited the Titanic for the first time in 14 years and saw this The RMS Titanic was visited by divers for the first time in 14 years, and the ship that was once a picture of luxury was found in the process of being swallowed up by the ocean floor and ravaged by metal-eating bacteria....
22:32, 08/22/2019

100 years of greatness: The best players in NFL history It's an all-star team 100 years in the making. The history of the NFL is full of stars, but how do you build a starting lineup of the best of the best?...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Foragers may have settled in the Amazon 10,000 years ago Human burial sites and evidence of hunting, foraging and a cooking hearth reveal that foragers lived in the Amazon thousands of years earlier than we thought...
09:48, 04/28/2019

Storm could be India's strongest in 5 years India is preparing for the strongest landfalling tropical cyclone in nearly five years, as Tropical Cyclone Fani moves up the east coast of the subcontinent....
02:16, 05/02/2019

Porsche Celebrates 10 Years Of The Panamera Of course, there was a second generation to be made that it made its world debut on June 28, 2016. The development involved multiple streams: in addition to the Gran Turismo with a standard and......
06:48, 04/29/2019

Vaiko Set To Return To Parliament After 15 Years, With Help From DMK MDMK Chief V Gopalasamy or Vaiko, one of the is all set to return to parliament after 15 years. His party today nominated him as its candidate for upcoming elections to the Rajya Sabha....
03:48, 07/02/2019

The First New Lotus in 11 Years Will Be Unveiled next Month The 71-year-old British sports car maker has a new electric hypercar coming next month. We already know that it is called the Type 130, as it was made official at the Shanghai Auto Show a couple of months ago. When the new car is unveiled on July 16t...
12:16, 06/01/2019

Experience: I lived in a tree for two years Guests climbed up and abseiled down. I finished my degree on a laptop and watched ravens raise their youngI’ve always felt a deep connection with trees and have often turned to them in challenging times. In October 1998, I was 25 and living in Humbol...
06:48, 06/28/2019

Europe: 10 Years After Lehman: What’s Changed? European Financial Forecast editor Brian Whitmer touches on why today’s European financial markets are “180 degrees different” than they were 10 years ago, before the financial crisis....
10:48, 05/01/2019

FDI Inflows Down 1% In 2018-19, First Decline In Six Years Last time it was in 2012-13 when foreign inflows had registered a contraction of 36 per cent to $22.42 billion compared to $35.12 billion in 2011-12....
07:16, 05/28/2019

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

Washington Monument to Reopen After Three Years One of the city’s most recognizable landmarks, and its second-tallest structure at 555 feet, will reopen with improved security measures and a modernized elevator system....
15:00, 09/16/2019

Limited-run BMW M5 Edition 35 Years announced News 17 May, 2019 To celebrate the 35th anniversary of the BMW M5, the German brand has released a new special edition model, limited to just 350 units...
12:00, 05/17/2019

Fifty years of HIV: how close are we to a cure? It’s half a century since the first known HIV-related death and two patients appear to have been cured of the virus. What does this mean for the 37 million still living with it?Nobody knew what killed Robert Rayford. The African American boy was just...
02:16, 07/02/2019

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

EU election: Turnout highest in 20 years Voter turnout is on track to rise for the first time since European Parliament elections began in 1979. Stakes are high as far-right groups and euroskeptic populist parties aim to gain ground....
23:16, 05/26/2019

Active MLB players to die in recent years Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs passed away Monday, becoming the most recent active Major League Baseball player to die.       ...
05:48, 07/02/2019

The $280,000 lab-grown burger could be a more palatable $10 in two years Lab-grown meat, first introduced to the world six years ago in the form of a $280,000 hamburger, could hit supermarket shelves at $10 a patty within two years, European start-ups told Reuters....
11:48, 07/09/2019

Apple designer Jony Ive through the years Jonathan "Jony" Ive the designer of numerous Macs, the iPod, iPhone and other products computer is leaving Apple after nearly 30 years to form LoveFrom, his own company.       ...
20:00, 06/27/2019

US academic given two weeks to leave UK after eight years Visa system for researchers is hostile and costly and risks jamming a pipeline of talent, universities warnAfter eight years researching music history at Glasgow University, Elizabeth Ford hoped her request for a visa extension would sail through thi...
13:48, 09/17/2019

60 years ago the first spacecraft landed on the Moon Before Neil Armstrong, the Soviet Union’s Luna 2 spacecraft deliberately crash-landed on the surface of the moon. Soft landings had not been invented yet.       ...
07:48, 09/13/2019

Neanderthals may have breastfed their young for more than two years An analysis of 250,000-year-old Neanderthal teeth suggests that these ancient humans nursed their young for two and a half years - about the same time as modern humans in traditional societies...
09:48, 04/28/2019

IL&FS May Not Have Disclosed Bad Loans For Years: RBI Report The government took control of IL&FS late last year after it defaulted on some of its debt, triggering wider concerns about risk in the rest of the country's financial system....
13:00, 08/14/2019

I’ve spent 15 years in a job that breaks my heart My workmates don’t want to know me; my boss doesn’t value me. Should I just shut up and take what I’m given?I spend every working day in a cubicle in a bland office. My job is fairly solitary. I have tried to organise events to make work more fun, to...
07:16, 09/13/2019

When Tottenham won their last European trophy – 35 years ago Football has a funny way of creating heroes for a day. Just ask stand-in Spurs keeper Tony ParksBy Steven Pye for That 1980s Sports BlogSport has a habit of creating heroes from the ranks of the previously unknown. In 1982, the young goalkeeper Nigel...
02:48, 05/31/2019

Magellan and the world's first circumnavigation, 500 years ago Five centuries ago, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan discovered a passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans — today's Strait of Magellan. He paid dearly for his expedition in search of the East Indies....
12:16, 08/09/2019

30 years of capital market progress Asia Pacific used to be an afterthought for global banks, but thanks to China, it is now one of the world’s most important financial regions. Where once bond and loan bankers might do 20 deals a year, now that’s a week’s work. And billion-dollar IPOs...
14:32, 06/28/2019

There's Only One Reason to Buy the 2020 BMW M5 Edition 35 Years Brands throw themselves anniversary celebrations all the time. BMW just happens to do it a lot. For the 2015 model year, BMW celebrated 30 years of the M5 with the “30 Jahre M5” edition. Now, the M5 is another five years older and you know what that ...
08:16, 05/17/2019

Facebook Is Getting Its Biggest Redesign in Years. Here’s What to Know (Bloomberg) — Facebook Inc. unveiled updates to the Groups feature of its main social network, doubling down on a successful but controversial part of the big blue app — and another sign that Facebook is moving toward more private, intima...
12:48, 04/30/2019

L.A. Museum Opens New Exhibit of Dystopian Vehicles From Movies Like Blade Runner and Mad Max: Fury Road If you’ve never been to the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, you have to go. And there’s no better time than this year, as the museum opens up a new exhibit of vehicles from TV and movies that looks cool as hell.Read more......
10:16, 05/03/2019

Elisabeth Moss says it's apt' to compare anti-abortion laws to her 'Handmaid's Tale's dystopian society "Handmaid's Tale" star Elisabeth Moss praised those who donned her show's costumes during protests and suggested that it was fair to compare the United States to the show's dystopian world where women are property....
13:48, 06/05/2019

History of the ATM: The cash-giving machines throughout the years The ATM celebrates its 50th anniversary on September 2. Check out pictures of the machine's life and impact.       ...
14:32, 08/29/2019

Hackers have been 'monitoring iPhones for years,' says Google Hackers have been using malicious software to harvest photos and contacts from iPhones for years, researchers at Google have claimed, potentially affecting millions of people....
07:00, 08/30/2019

The Fiver | The right to not win their first major piece of silverware in 54 years Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!With the draw for Big Cup not due to take place until shortly after today’s thrilling instalment of the world’s most tea-timely football email is detonated, it behoves the Fiver to bring you news of ...
12:32, 08/29/2019

Jose Pedraza scores first stoppage win in five years Former lightweight world titleholder Jose Pedraza, in his first fight since losing his belt to Vasiliy Lomachenko, dominated Antonio Lozada for a TKO victory....
01:48, 05/26/2019

Cop who shot 911 caller gets 12½ years; apologizes in court Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman who had called 911 are asking a judge not to send him to prison, proposing instead that he report to jail each year on the woman's birthday and the anniver...
14:32, 06/07/2019

Law lets Australian govt ban extremists for up to 2 years The Australian Parliament has passed laws that enable the government to prevent suspected extremists from returning home for up to two years despite concerns it could be unconstitutional...
04:16, 07/25/2019

Poll: Two in Five Americans Still Believe God Created Humans 10,000 Years Ago A new Gallup poll shows that 40 percent of American adults comply to a strict view of creationism, in which God brought humans into existence within the last 10,000 years. More encouragingly, a record number of Americans now say God had absolutely no...
15:16, 07/26/2019

UN labor organization celebrates 100 years of unity The U.N.’s labor organization is touting its 100-year anniversary as a symbol of multilateral cooperation, which has been under recent strain, as key world leaders like German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron prepare to j...
04:32, 06/10/2019

THEN AND NOW: How college dorm rooms have evolved over the years Blend Images/Shutterstock It's officially back-to-school season, with many colleges beginning classes in a couple of weeks. Thousands of freshmen will pack up their belongings and move into a dorm room. But dorms of today come equipped with many ame...
16:48, 08/10/2019

Legroom on Planes Has Been Shrinking for Years. It’s About to Get Much, Much Worse Air travel is becoming a test of physical endurance. Seats have shrunk, legroom has vanished — and the airlines aren’t done with you yet. Cebu Air, the Philippines’ biggest budget carrier, last month said it was moving kitchens and ...
07:00, 07/26/2019

Pakistan agrees to 13th bailout in 30 years from the IMF Pakistan will receive around $6 billion in a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) it was announced Sunday, the thirteenth time the South Asian country has received financing from the IMF in 30 years....
01:32, 05/13/2019

What would we do without them? Labor Day marks 50 years since the ATM made its U.S. debut This Labor Day will mark the 50th anniversary of the ATM in the U.S. It debuted at a Chemical Bank in Long Island on Sept. 2, 1969.       ...
04:32, 08/30/2019

75 years later, a soccer match remembered in Normandy In the small village of Saint-Pierre-Eglise in July 1944, a group of American servicemen played soccer against a team of French amateurs after the Nazi occupation of France had ended. The match was commemorated as part of the 75th anniversary of D-Da...
09:16, 06/09/2019

The Lada Niva Refuses To Die, 42 Years And Counting If there was even a shred of hope for my objectivity, it was gone as soon as I climbed inside the 2019 Lada Niva, slammed its startlingly thin door shut, and felt the 84 horsepower engine rumble to life. Releasing the clutch, I heard the familiar gho...
14:00, 08/16/2019

Nearly 80% of parents think their school days were the best years of their life From eating unidentifiable cafeteria food, struggling to open a locker for the first time and getting lost the first day of high school, some school experiences are universal. A new survey of 2,000 parents of school-aged children (aged 6–18) compiled...
20:32, 08/29/2019

First American settlers may have been in Idaho 16,500 years ago, study says Scientists claim they've discovered artifacts in Idaho indicating that humans were living there about 16,500 years ago, providing new evidence that early settlers found their way inland by traveling along North America's Pacific Coast....
19:32, 08/29/2019

EA Access is finally on PS4, five years after it launched on Xbox One Despite being a games subscription service all about accessibility, EA Access has only now launched on PlayStation 4 consoles – a whole five years after the service came to the rival Xbox One platform.EA Access contains a huge number of high-p...
05:48, 07/26/2019

Meet the poor guy who's been asked “Is a hot dog a sandwich?” every day for the last 4 years Did you know there’s a National Hot Dog and Sausage Council? Did you know it’s not intended to be a joke, that it’s a division of the trade group North American Meat Institute, and that they’ve been around for a quarter century?...
13:00, 07/26/2019

Bentley centenary concept previews next 30 years The centenary concept will take a different direction to the 2017 EXP12 Speed 6 e concept The concept, to be unveiled on 11 July, promises major technological and design advances Bentley will unveil a centenary concept on 10 July which will showca...
04:32, 05/27/2019

EU elections: Turnout estimate highest in 20 years Voter turnout is on track to rise for the first time since European Parliament elections began in 1979. Stakes are high as far-right groups and euroskeptic populist parties aim to gain ground....
19:48, 05/26/2019

This is the coolest new Google Search feature we’ve seen in years Google often adds useful tools and productivity features to its various apps and services, but some of the best are more fun than they are useful. Such is the case for the latest addition to Google Search: AR animals. As the company announced at its ...
02:16, 06/08/2019

My husband of 48 years is ogling women online We are both in our 70s, but after years of feeling adored I discovered he watches porn and looks at women in their underwear. Now I feel betrayed and hurtI used to feel adored. My husband used to say that when he thought of sex, it was always with me...
13:32, 08/16/2019

Hawaii man sentences himself to 5 years in prison for burglary A man facing six months behind bars in a burglary case in Hawaii asked for -- and received -- a sentence that will keep him locked up for five years....
13:48, 08/09/2019

100 years on: the picture that changed our view of the universe Arthur Eddington’s photograph of the 1919 solar eclipse proved Einstein right and ushered in a century where gravity was kingA hundred years ago this month, the British astronomer Arthur Eddington arrived at the remote west African island of Príncipe...
02:32, 05/12/2019

'I was wrong': Officer who shot 911 caller gets 12½ years Attorneys for a Minneapolis police officer convicted in the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman who had called 911 are asking a judge not to send him to prison, proposing instead that he report to jail each year on the woman's birthday and the anniver...
17:32, 06/07/2019

'Shop Contest: Happy 10 Years Stephen This month marks Editor-in-Chief Stephen Totilo’s 10th anniversary at Kotaku. A whole decade! Wow! In honor of this milestone, let’s take a look back at one of his most famous photos and see what fun we can have with it!...
12:32, 05/12/2019

| Ex-cop sentenced to 12.5 years for killing of Australian woman A former Minneapolis police officer has been sentenced to 12 years and six months in prison for the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman who had been trying to report a crime....
04:00, 06/08/2019

Vodafone Idea Slumps To Lowest In 12 Years. Here Is Why Shares of the country's largest wireless telecom services provider by subscriber base - Vodafone Idea - slumped as much as 28.64 per cent to Rs 6.60....
07:48, 07/29/2019

'American Taliban' Lindh being released after 17 years The California man who became known as the "American Taliban" after his battlefield capture in Afghanistan battlefield in November 2001 is being released from prison....
08:32, 05/23/2019

Woodstock iconic photo couple still together, 50 years later Nick and Bobbi are still together and still living near the farm at Bethel Woods, in New York’s Catskills mountains, where the festival was held in 1969, on Aug. 15-18....
16:00, 08/13/2019

| The other D-Day: France marks 75 years since 'its' WWII landing It's the lesser-known D-Day, one launched two months after the Normandy landings on the other side of France, with French forces this time playing a premier role....
22:00, 08/14/2019

60 years of Skoda Octavia - the car that defined a brand Features 23 Jul, 2019 As the Skoda Octavia hits its 60th birthday, we take a drive in all four generations to see how much has changed over the decades...
16:32, 07/23/2019

Earth’s water came from a collision 4 billion years ago Water arrived on Earth at exactly the same time that the moon was created over 4 billion years ago, according to a new study. This phenomenon is thought to have happened when an “ancient planet” called Theia smashed into Earth. Planetolog...
11:48, 05/23/2019

‘American Taliban’ Lindh being released after 17 years FILE – American John Walker Lindh is seen in this undated file photo obtained Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, from a religious school where he studied for five months in Bannu, 304 kilometers (190 miles) southwest of Islamabad, Pakistan. Lindh, the you...
12:48, 05/23/2019

Man who was exonerated of murder after 16 years in prison will soon be a lawyer He was convicted at 17 of a rape and murder he didn't commit. He was exonerated at 32. Now, at 45, Jeffrey Deskovic is graduating law school.        ...
17:32, 05/09/2019

FiDi is seeing its best midyear lease numbers in nearly 20 years FiDi landlords are celebrating the area’s biggest midyear office leasing total since 2000 — about 3.8 million square feet, according to new data from CBRE reported by the New York City Downtown Alliance. Among the highlights: Relocations to FiDi from...
22:00, 08/12/2019

20 numbers that explain Dan Snyder’s 20 years with the Redskins On May 25, 1999, NFL owners unanimously approved the $800 million sale of the team to a group led by a rich 34-year-old who was a lifelong Redskins fan. What could go wrong?...
17:32, 05/23/2019

Former youth coach sentenced to 24 years for sex abuse WINCHESTER, England (AP) — A former youth team soccer coach has been sentenced to 24 years for sexually abusing teenage boys over a 25-year period. Bob Higgins, who ran the youth training programs at English clubs Southampton and Peterborough, was fo...
06:00, 06/12/2019

Apple wants you to use your iPhone for three years… then 'do one last great thing with it' Apple's latest ad encourages users to do their part for the planet and trade in their old iPhone after they are done with it. But how much of this is related to the environment, and how much is Apple crassly tugging at user's heartstrings in order to...
16:16, 05/09/2019

Fake German heiress gets 4-12 years behind bars A judge has sentenced the fake German heiress Anna Sorokin to four to 12 years behind bars for defrauding New York banks and hotels. Judge Diane Kiesel says she was "stunned by the depth of the defendant's deception." (May 9)    ...
16:00, 05/09/2019

DDT still affecting lake ecosystems 50 years after it was banned The highly potent pesticide DDT was banned more than a half-century ago, but the toxic chemical persists in lake ecosystems and continues to impact freshwater food chains, according to a new study....
09:32, 06/12/2019

Cat missing for 11 years gets reunited with upstate NY owner For the last three years, the lost kitty, a tabby named Tiger, had been roaming around outside of Dutchess County SPCA employee Carol O'Connell's house, the shelter wrote on Facebook....
19:32, 08/25/2019

Homeless man who kidnapped good Samaritan gets 18 years GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A homeless man who pleaded guilty to kidnapping and assaulting a good Samaritan in Mississippi has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. News outlets report a judge sentenced 47-year-old Ernest Eugene Leffew on Tuesday. Harriso...
19:48, 06/12/2019

He Gave a Bike to a Refugee Girl. 24 Years Later, She Got to Thank Him. Mevan Babakar was a 5-year-old refugee in the Netherlands when she received a present that changed her life. Social media helped her find the man who gave it....
11:00, 08/14/2019

Woman sentenced to 20 years in fatal DUI crash TUCSON – The woman who was convicted for 21 charges in a 2017 fatal DUI crash was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday afternoon. On July 27, 2017, 32-year-old Erin Elizabeth Eman was taken into custody after she reportedly was involved in a ...
01:48, 07/23/2019

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

18 Years Later, We've Got The Perfect Halo Action Figure There have been a lot of Halo figures over the years, but this new one by 1000toys is easily my favourite. Based on Master Chief’s original Halo 1 design, but also tweaked by Japanese mech designer Izmojuki, it’s 1/12 scale and costs....USD$125....
22:32, 09/01/2019

Why this Polish village hasn’t seen a boy born in 10 years The tiny Polish village of Miejsce Odrzanskie has become the unlikely source of international media attention over the past fortnight as a result of what the New York Times called “a strange population anomaly”. It has now been almost a decade since ...
22:00, 09/01/2019

MS-13 member gets 55 years in prison in quadruple slaying CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — An MS-13 street gang member has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for his role in the brutal massacre of four young men on New York’s Long Island. Prosecutors say 18-year-old Josue Portillo was sentenced on Wednesd...
14:00, 06/12/2019

Telcos to make 30-35% of revenues from 5G only over a period of five to six years For telecom operators to make revenues from day one of 5G investment is not practically realistic despite numerous arguments within the industry pointing to the notion that benefits of 5G could outweigh the costs by nearly 3:1.Bocar A. Ba, chief exec...
06:00, 08/14/2019

For the first time in 47 years, Darrell Waltrip doesn't know what's next As the NASCAR Hall of Famer and longtime broadcaster heads into retirement next month, he's still wondering what he'll do. And he's still leaning on Rick Hendrick for advice....
07:16, 05/23/2019

Cards sign No. 1 pick Murray to 4 years, $35M Saying this is "just the beginning," No. 1 overall pick Kyler Murray signed a four-year deal with the Cardinals worth about $35 million, the team announced....
18:16, 05/09/2019

Chick-fil-A's first new menu item in 3 years: Mac and cheese On the same day one of its rivals also launched a new item, Chick-fil-A on Monday introduced something new, but decidedly un-poultry -- macaroni and cheese....
15:32, 08/12/2019

With “Years, Continents, Bloodshed,” it's the end of Veronica Mars as we know it Well, this episode certainly explains what Veronica meant in her season premiere voiceover about this particular spring break being “the beginning of the end.” Veronica Mars’ fourth season finale is the end of Neptune as we know it, the end of Veroni...
20:32, 07/23/2019

400 years since slavery: a timeline of American history In 1619, a ship with 20 captives landed at Point Comfort in Virginia, ushering in the era of American slaveryMany Americans’ introduction to US history is the arrival of 102 passengers on the Mayflower in 1620. But a year earlier, 20 enslaved African...
04:00, 08/16/2019

Study: Almost 600 plant species have gone extinct in last 250 years Almost 600 plant species have gone extinct in the last 250 years, which is twice the number of birds, mammals and amphibians to have disappeared from the Earth in the same period combined, according to a new study....
04:48, 06/11/2019

Source: Vikes extend Rudolph for 4 years, $36M Veteran tight end Kyle Rudolph has agreed to terms on a four-year, $36 million contract extension with the Vikings, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter....
21:48, 06/10/2019

Sagrada Familia gets building permit after 137 years For 137 years, the construction of Barcelona's Sagrada Familia had been carried out illegally. But now the Roman Catholic church finally received its building permit....
15:48, 06/10/2019

Man who served 36 years in prison for stealing $50 to be released An Alabama man who spent 36 years behind bars for stealing $50.75 from a bakery will soon be a free man — and apologized to a judge this week for his crime, according to a new report. “I’m sorry for what I did,” Alvin Kennard told Jefferson Cou...
15:32, 08/30/2019

The last magnetic pole flip saw 22,000 years of weirdness Enlarge (credit: m kasahara / Flickr) On their face, this facts are simple: our planet's magnetic poles have traded places with some frequency over Earth's history. At points in the past, compass needles would point south instead of north. But look...
08:50, 08/11/2019

AP Exclusive: 25 Years After Murders, OJ Says ‘Life Is fine’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — O.J. Simpson says his life now is fine after 25 years living under the shadow of one of the United States’ most notorious murder cases. The nearly 72-year-old ex-football star told The Associated Press in a phone interview he...
10:16, 06/10/2019

'We knew we had something extraordinary': looking back on Woodstock, 50 years on In new documentary Woodstock: Three Days That Defined a Generation, the defining festival gets a closer look with never-before-heard insightEarly in the planning of Woodstock, 50 years ago this year, co-founder Joel Rosenmann had a hunch that he and ...
04:00, 05/25/2019

Incidents of fly-tipping in England jump by almost 40% in six years LGA says councils struggling to tackle problem amid budget cuts and lenient sentencingThe illegal dumping of waste across England has increased by nearly 40% in six years.Local councils are struggling to tackle escalating fly-tipping as their budgets...
01:00, 05/11/2019

This Man Quit His Job As Engineer 4 Years Ago To Cycle Across The World It was four years ago when Jacky Chen embarked upon a challenge after quitting his job as an electronics engineer: riding his bicycle across the world....
05:00, 06/10/2019

This Kentucky distillery will release its first bourbon in 102 years Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company announced Tuesday morning that it will be releasing its first bourbon in 102 years on June 22, 2019.       ...
14:00, 06/12/2019

U.S. Resident Detained in Iran for Years Has Been Released (BEIRUT) — A U.S. permanent resident and Lebanese businessman who was released in Iran following years of imprisonment arrived in his native Lebanon on Tuesday, a development that comes amid heightened tensions between Iran and the U.S. after P...
08:48, 06/11/2019

All the Baby Names Kim Kardashian Has Nixed Over the Years Kim Kardashian and Kanye West recently welcomed their fourth child, and have yet to reveal the name of their newborn son. The couple's baby was born via surrogate, like his 1-year-old......
12:48, 05/10/2019

150 years ago, the day America started a grand party — too soon Americans were on pins and needles exactly 150 years ago. They gathered at train stations and outside newspaper offices eagerly awaiting word that a modern marvel was now a reality. They’d followed developments closely as two railroads raced each oth...
21:48, 05/09/2019

Former Long Island man exonerated after 33 years in prison A former Long Island man who spent 33 years in prison for the attempted rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl was exonerated during an emotional court hearing on Wednesday. Keith Bush, 62, stared as if in shock as Suffolk County Judge Anthony Senft g...
11:16, 05/22/2019

JPMorgan Years Away From Seeing Quantum-Computing Dividends The bank sees potential in using quantum computing as a way to significantly speed up financial calculations, but it is still years away from deploying the technology....
02:32, 06/12/2019

KKR says investment pact with Springer valid for 5 years U.S. private equity investor KKR said on Wednesday its investment agreement with the main shareholders in German publisher Axel Springer, under which it is making an offer to buy out minorities, was valid for five years....
02:16, 06/12/2019

Sardinia hit by worst locust invasion for 70 years Swarms of locusts have destroyed crops and infested houses on the Italian island of Sardinia in the worst such invasion in 70 years, agricultural association Coldiretti said on Tuesday....
23:00, 06/11/2019

How Two TV Writers Scored Two Series After Years of Struggle This month brings the debut of two very different shows by Bashir Salahuddin and Diallo Riddle: “South Side” on Comedy Central and “Sherman’s Showcase” on IFC....
04:48, 07/24/2019

125 years of Mercedes motorsport: the cars and the stars Features 24 Jul, 2019 From supplying engines in the first motor race, to its current F1 domination, Mercedes has had plenty to celebrate in its 125-year history...
08:00, 07/24/2019

O.J. Simpson’s No. 32 given to Bills player for first time in 42 years Simpson, who last played for Buffalo in 1977, said he was "fine" with his number being worn by running back Senorise Perry, who plays mostly on special teams and was signed in the offseason....
08:48, 05/22/2019

Google Photos hit a billion users in just over four years Google has confirmed Google Photos now has more than a billion users. It surpassed the milestone earlier this summer, a little over four years after it unveiled Photos, Google told Fast Company in a profile of the service....
10:48, 07/24/2019

Wrongfully convicted man who served 45 years in prison to get $1.5M A Michigan man who spent 45 years behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit — the longest a wrongfully convicted person has ever served in America — will get a $1.5 million payout from the state. Richard Phillips was 27 years old when he w...
08:00, 05/22/2019

Mount Everest on track for one of its deadliest years A narrow window of good weather has led to deadly overcrowding on Mount Everest. Most of the 10 deaths this month occurred after climbers spent too much time in the "death zone."...
12:32, 05/25/2019

Coffee Prices Have Worst Month in More Than Two Years Coffee traders endured the market’s worst month in more than two years in July, as prices fell victim to benign growing conditions in Brazil and scorching temperatures in the U.S. and Europe....
13:16, 08/01/2019

4 Your Health: Birth rates lowest in U.S. in 32 years New government data shows there were roughly 3.7 million births in 2018. According to the Centers For Disease Control, that is the lowest total in 32 years. This year’s total is down two percent from last year. The number of teen births continu...
00:48, 05/16/2019

| Iranian satirist gets 11 years for 'cooperation with US' - report An Iranian court has sentenced writer and satirist Kioomars Marzban to 11 years in prison after convicting him of charges including cooperation with the United States, state media has reported....
20:00, 08/26/2019

How Wow! Momo Grew From 1 Table To 274 Stores In 11 Years Headquartered at Jadavpur, where it all started in 2008 with a kitchen, two cooks and a table, Wow Momo Foods today fully owns and operates 271 outlets....
01:32, 08/21/2019

Airlines should eliminate single-use plastics in five years: Hi Fly CEO Airlines should get ahead of regulators by voluntarily eliminating single-use plastic within five years, the chief executive of Portuguese charter Hi Fly said, ahead of a Thursday forum on replacements for plastics on commercial flights....
03:32, 05/16/2019

DEA to expand marijuana research after years of delay The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said on Monday that it will move ahead with a long-delayed expansion of its marijuana research program, in a sign that the Trump administration's hostility to the drug may be waning as a growing number of stat...
16:00, 08/26/2019

Tyler, the Creator forced to cancel first UK gig in four years The rapper, banned from entering the country in 2015, said impromptu London show got ‘too rowdy’The US rapper Tyler, the Creator, returned to the UK on Saturday, four years after he was banned from entering the country, only to see his impromptu gig ...
17:48, 05/18/2019

Goal for Seahawks QB Wilson: Play 15 more years Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has played seven seasons in the NFL and figures he's only not quite one-third of the way through his career....
14:48, 06/03/2019

‘Kai the Hitchhiker’ gets 57 years for New Jersey lawyer’s murder One-time Internet sensation “Kai the Hatchet-Wielding Hitchhiker” was sentenced Thursday to 57 years in prison for beating a prominent New Jersey lawyer to death in 2013. Caleb “Kai” McGillivary, 30, was found guilty last month of first-d...
17:48, 05/30/2019

Tool-use became widespread 10,000 years earlier than we thought The discovery of an ancient collection of tools suggests that our ancient ancestors began using stone tools on a regular basis about 2.6 million years ago...
14:32, 06/03/2019

Man who sent pipe bombs to Democrats is sentenced to 20 years Cesar Sayoc, who plead guilty to sending pipe bombs to prominent Democrats and CNN, was sentenced Monday to 20 years in prison followed by five years of supervised release....
06:48, 08/06/2019

Japanese Koga's suspension reduced to two years: CAS Japanese swimmer Junya Koga's four-year suspension for an anti-doping rule violation has been reduced to two years after it was found that his supplements may have been contaminated, the Court Of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Friday....
06:48, 08/02/2019

Fights over lampposts could delay 5G rollout in the U.K. by two years In the U.K., 5G transmitters must be placed on a group of structures that are taller than a double-decker bus. According to The Guardian, this has turned lampposts into hot properties in the region because they are lined up close to each other and ar...
14:48, 05/19/2019

Medical device cybersecurity will be rubbish for 20 more years Good cybersecurity guidelines are being published, but slow development and approval processes, and long service lives, will guarantee chronic problems....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Uganda Airlines relaunches nearly 20 years after it vanished After a delay to flights that lasted nearly 20 years, Uganda Airlines has once again taken to the skies above Africa, restoring its status as the country's national carrier....
08:00, 08/27/2019

Manet’s Last Years: A Radical Embrace of Beauty The Art Institute of Chicago explores the great paradox of the 19th century’s greatest painter: from a scandalous youth of frank nudes to flowers, fruit bowls and fashionable women....
14:16, 08/01/2019

Rupee Set For Worst Monthly Loss In 6 Years Weak fundamentals aside, the currency is also in a seasonally weak month. The rupee has slid an average 2.3 per cent in August over the past nine years, data compiled by Bloomberg show. Yet this time,......
20:32, 08/27/2019

Alabama abortion bill: What happens next for most restrictive ban in US in 40 years? The Alabama Senate has passed a near-total ban on abortions. Here's everything you need to about the bill and where it's headed next.        ...
11:32, 05/15/2019

Florida man gets 40 years for fatally shooting wife WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A Florida man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing his wife, whose death was filmed by a security camera at the couple’s home. The Palm Beach Post reports 34-year-old Dwight Luton was sentenced Tuesday af...
01:32, 05/30/2019

Did we split from Neanderthals 400,000 years earlier than we thought? An analysis of fossil teeth suggests that the shared ancestor of modern humans and our Neanderthal cousins may have lived more than 800,000 years ago...
12:00, 05/15/2019

Beltre missing baseball less than he thought after 21 years DALLAS (AP) — Adrian Beltre isn’t missing baseball as much as he thought he would when he retired after 21 seasons and 3,166 hits. The former Texas Rangers third baseman says he’s still at peace with the announcement he made last November...
12:48, 05/15/2019

Bury expelled from EFL after 125 years as takeover collapses • C&N Sporting Risk cites mortgage problem and ‘overall state’• EFL board run out of patience with club owner Steve DaleBury have been expelled from the English Football League after 125 years of continued membership after the EFL board finally ran o...
17:00, 08/27/2019

US, China trade conflict was 20 years in the making WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S.-China trade blowup was a long time coming. And it won’t be easily resolved, not even if U.S. and Chinese negotiators reach a truce in the next few weeks. The Trump administration raised tariffs on $200 billion in Chin...
13:16, 05/15/2019

Switch Outsells PS4 In Japan Despite Launching Three Years Later In just over two years, the Nintendo Switch has sold 8,125,637 units in Japan, according to the latest sales figures reported by Famitsu. That puts it above the current lifetime total of 8,077,756‬ for the PS4....
14:16, 05/15/2019

D-Day still takes an emotional toll on vets, 75 years on SOUTHWICK, England (AP) — The night before the D-Day landings, Leonard “Ted” Emmings and his shipmates on a Royal Navy landing craft learned their mission was to ferry 36 Canadian troops to Juno Beach, a stretch of Normandy coast fortifie...
03:48, 05/30/2019

Former El Chapo associate sentenced to 28 years in prison CHICAGO — A federal judge in Chicago sentenced a former lieutenant to Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo ” Guzman to 28 years in prison on Tuesday, imposing the long sentence even after rejecting claims by prosecutors that the trafficker...
05:16, 08/07/2019

Mall of America attacker gets 19 years in prison A man who threw a 5-year-old boy from a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America in Minnesota has been sentenced to 19 years in prison. (June 3)        ...
12:32, 06/03/2019

What thinker Theodor Adorno understood about the far right 50 years ago The philosopher's lecture from 1967 on right-wing radicalism has become a bestseller. The German thinker, who died 50 years ago, saw how far-right movements were intertwined with capitalism and nontransparent democracy....
06:48, 08/06/2019

John Daly Is Still Driving, at the Tee and Wheel, After All These Years Daly, granted a waiver to be the second golfer ever to use a cart to get around at a major championship, got a hero’s welcome at the P.G.A. Championship....
18:48, 05/16/2019

New medical procedure could delay menopause by 20 years Operation could benefit thousands of women who experience serious health issuesA medical procedure that aims to allow women to delay the menopause for up to 20 years has been launched by IVF specialists in Britain.Doctors claim the operation could be...
12:48, 08/04/2019

Former CIA officer jailed for 20 years for spying for China A former spy for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency was sentenced on Friday to 20 years in prison after being convicted on charges of conspiring to transmit U.S. defense secrets to China, the Justice Department said....
15:48, 05/17/2019

Tsitsipas 1st Greek in 83 years to reach last 16 at French Stefanos Tsitsipas overcomes a "psychological" challenge and lethargic legs to become the first Greek player _ man or woman _ to reach the fourth round of the French Open in more than 80 years        ...
07:16, 06/01/2019

Apple expected to close iTunes after 18 years Tim Cook will announce separate apps for music, TV and podcasts, according to reportsIt was once heralded as a possible saviour of the music industry in the digital age, famously annoyed fans by forcing a U2 album on them, and its 20,699-word terms a...
10:00, 06/02/2019

Man who impersonated Saudi prince to steal gets 18 years MIAMI (AP) — A man who impersonated a Saudi prince to con investors and live a lavish lifestyle has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. Anthony Gignac received the sentence Friday in Miami for stealing at least $8 million while impersonating Sultan...
11:00, 06/01/2019

Man's lost class ring returned to him 43 years later A man who created from a Tennessee high school in 1976 was reunited with the class ring he lost while skiing 43 years ago thanks to an employee at the school....
22:00, 08/23/2019

60 years of the Notting Hill carnival – in pictures From the first indoor celebration in 1959 to the international event of the present day, carnival has been bringing music, dancing and Caribbean culture to the streets of west London for six decades Continue reading......
08:00, 08/23/2019

15 Years Later, I Was Finally Brave Enough To Finish Doom 3 After the recent surprise release of Doom 3 on PS4, Xbox One, and Switch I felt I needed to finally accomplish something I had been putting off for too long. It was time to load up Doom 3, start a new game and finish this thing. I tried before when I...
13:16, 08/04/2019

IIHF suspends Kuznetsov 4 years for cocaine Evgeny Kuznetsov will not face a suspension by the NHL after the International Ice Hockey Federation suspended the Capitals player four years after he tested positive for cocaine....
08:32, 08/23/2019

30 years ago: Voyager 2 made the first-ever Neptune flyby Voyager 2 made its closest approach to Neptune on August 25, 1989, becoming the first (and only) spacecraft to observe the planet up close. The jaw-dropping encounter lifted the curtain on a mysterious world, and marked Voyager 2’s final visit ...
10:00, 08/23/2019

US manufacturing sector contracts for first time in nearly 10 years U.S. manufacturing contracted in August for the first time in nearly a decade, the most recent indicator of the effect President Trump’s protracted trade war with China is having on the economy....
18:32, 08/22/2019

Ten years on, questions remain over response to Air France 447 As Air France pilots fought for control, an Airbus A330 passenger jet plummeted from 38,000 feet for four minutes, its engines running but its wings unable to seize enough air to fly....
04:16, 06/01/2019

WPLJ enters radio silence after 48 years Imagine there’s no WPLJ. After 48 years, beloved radio station WPLJ/95.5 FM entered radio silence Friday. The last song broadcast from the top of Madison Square Garden was John Lennon’s “Imagine,” released in 1971, the same year the station went on t...
00:48, 06/01/2019

Chronic depression: Form of CBT may fail after 2 years A study compares the benefits of the cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy with those of supportive psychotherapy for chronic depression....
20:16, 08/05/2019

2 men charged in years of sex abuses at German campsite BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say they have charged two men for allegedly being involved in sexually abusing children at a campsite for years. Detmold prosecutors said Friday that a 56-year-old suspect identified only as AV was charged with nearly...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Kentucky Woman Reunited With Dog Missing For 4 years ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky woman who lost her two Jack Russell terriers four years ago has been reunited with one of them. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that Janece Parsons got a call Tuesday that said her dog Army had been found safe...
07:16, 05/31/2019

Rammstein releases first studio album in 10 years The German band Rammstein has finally put out a new album. If the songs on the self-titled album are any indication, the musicians seem to have become political, though no less controversial. Not all fans are pleased....
01:16, 05/18/2019

Japanese Koga's doping ban reduced to two years: CAS Japanese Junya Koga's four-year suspension for an anti-doping rule violation has been reduced to two years after it was found that his supplements may have been contaminated, the Court Of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Friday....
10:48, 08/02/2019

Environmental activist murders double in 15 years Death toll almost half that of US troops killed in Afghanistan and Iraq since 2001, data showsKillings of environmental defenders have doubled over the past 15 years to reach levels usually associated with war zones, according to a study that reveals...
17:16, 08/05/2019

'We are hostages': Two years on, Rohingya still in Myanmar trapped by new war When Myanmar officials toured refugee camps in Bangladesh last month, inviting Rohingya Muslims who fled the country to return, they brought with them pamphlets adorned with cartoons showing hijab-wearing women passing through checkpoints and happily...
20:32, 08/24/2019

Services-Sector Growth is Slowest in Three Years The U.S. service sector expanded at the slowest pace in nearly three years in July—with the Institute for Supply Management’s nonmanufacturing purchasing managers index falling to 53.7 from 55.1 in June—in a sign that a key segment of the economy con...
15:48, 08/05/2019

Man uses same lottery numbers for 10 years, finally wins $100,000 A Michigan man who has been playing the same set of lottery numbers for 10 years said he finally won a $100,000 jackpot -- while he was out of the country....
14:48, 05/16/2019

The Latest: Phoenix man get 20 years in girlfriend’s death PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a Phoenix man in killing of his girlfriend (all times local): 12:15 p.m. A Phoenix has been sentenced to 20 years in state prison for killing his girlfriend, and another seven years for an unrelated conv...
16:16, 05/31/2019

Mitsubishi Shogun production ends after 37 years The final Shogun to be sold in the UK has joined a second-generation example (right) on Mitsubishi's heritage fleet Future of venerable off-roader remains uncertain as final Mk4 example brought to the UK is added to firm's heritage fleet The Mitsu...
13:16, 08/05/2019

Thirty years after Tiananmen, protesters' goals further away than ever Three decades after China's bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in and around Beijing's Tiananmen Square, increased government suppression of rights activism has pushed the demonstrators' original goals further away than ever....
21:48, 06/01/2019

After 15 years behind bars, Cyntoia Brown is free NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cyntoia Brown was released early Wednesday from the Tennessee Prison for Women, where she was serving a life sentence for killing a man when she was a 16-year-old prostitute. Kim Kardashian West, Rihanna and other celebrities ...
09:48, 08/07/2019

Guatemala document says U.S. migration deal to last two years A migration agreement signed between the United States and Guatemala on Friday will last for two years and its implementation will be reviewed every three months, the Guatemalan government said....
17:02, 07/26/2019

Meet The Canadian Who's Driven The Same Model T For 70 Years How many of you still have your first car? Canada’s 87-year-old Randall Pitman does, and it’s honestly one of the cutest stories I’ve heard....
03:00, 08/29/2019

Ayesha Curry through the years: Her life in photos Ayesha Curry recently made waves on "Red Table Talk," where she told Jada Pinkett Smith how it makes her feel when women fawn over her famous husband.        ...
07:16, 05/21/2019

| WATCH: D-Day veterans parachute into Normandy 75 years later D-Day veterans Harry Read, 95, and Jock Hatton, 94, recreate their parachute landing in Sonneville, France 75 years after their WW2 arrival. WATCH NOW....
07:32, 06/06/2019

Freddie's Layton: Privatization likely to take several years to complete It could take four to five years to raise the capital needed to privatize mortgage giant Freddie Mac using a combination of retained earnings and a public offering of stock, Freddie Mac chief executive Donald Layton said on Tuesday....
06:48, 05/21/2019

Veterans mark exactly 75 years since D-Day in solemn observances OMAHA BEACH, France — D-Day veterans and other people are marking exactly 75 years since the invasion of Normandy that helped change the course of World War II. The sea of mercury blue couldn’t have been more peaceful as the sun rose Thursday over Om...
05:48, 06/06/2019

Patient who ordered THC chocolates gets four years in prison GENEVA, Ill. — A suburban Chicago cancer patient who ordered a 42-pound (19-kilogram) package of THC-infused chocolates from a California dispensary to self-medicate has been sentenced to four years in prison. Thomas J. Franzen of Montgomery pleaded ...
05:48, 06/06/2019

Facebook’s FTC settlement could include 20 years of oversight Facebook is headed toward an agreement with the U.S. government over its privacy policies and practices that would put it under 20 years of oversight.Read More...
01:32, 05/14/2019

| New York policeman tried five years after black man's death Five years after an African American father of six died after being apparently held in an illegal police chokehold, a video of which triggered the Black Lives Matter Movement, a disciplinary trial of the policeman accused of killing him got under way...
02:32, 05/14/2019

RPT-Freddie's Layton: Privatization likely to take several years to complete It could take four to five years to raise the capital needed to privatize mortgage giant Freddie Mac using a combination of retained earnings and a public offering of stock, Freddie Mac chief executive Donald Layton said on Tuesday....
06:48, 05/21/2019

D-Day veteran, 97, parachutes into Normandy again – 75 years later Tom Rice, 97, parachuted into Normandy in 1944 during the original D-Day operation. In 2019, 75 years later, he recreated the jump alongside others.        ...
05:00, 06/06/2019

World marks 75 years since D-Day in solemn observances Veterans' descendants spoke about family members who fought on the beach and laid red roses at the feet of a statue of an infantryman clutching a rifle and hauling a fallen comrade....
03:48, 06/06/2019

Civano Coffee closes after eight years in business TUCSON – An eastside coffee house has closed down after eight years in business. The owner of Civano Coffee, Mario Mastrosimone said the decision wasn’t easy. “It was one of the hardest things I had to do, to come in and the employe...
13:16, 08/17/2019

Tennessee woman reunited with dog ‘Oreo’ after 8 years apart An animal control officer and some good Samaritans were able to reunite Oreo with her owner after cops scanned the dog's microchip and discovered the woman's identity, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office....
22:48, 07/29/2019

Arizona family granted US residency after 25 years PHOENIX, Ariz. – Veronica Carrillo was speechless when she saw what she and her husband got in the mail. After 25 years in the United States, four children that are US citizens and thousands of dollars in legal costs, Veronica and Alex Carrillo...
23:16, 08/08/2019

Woman cleared of murder after 35 years in jail gets $3m A woman who spent 35 years in jail for murder before being cleared by DNA evidence on a cigarette stub is to receive $3m (£2.5m) in compensation....
12:32, 08/29/2019

Chinese tourism to US drops for 1st time in 15 years Chinese travel to the U.S. is falling after more than a decade of rapid growth. And that has cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend. Travel from China to the U.S. fell 5.7% in 2018 to 2.9 million visitors, according to ...
23:16, 05/27/2019

50% of businesses fail in their first 5 years. What’s the secret for those that survive? An entrepreneur's technology infrastructure is now vital, especially at launch, when the technology foundation needs to be laid with an eye on the future.Read More...
11:48, 05/13/2019

From the coolest seasonal weather in over 100 years to 100 degrees It was a close call for triple digits on Thursday in Tucson. The top temp recorded at the airport was 99 degrees. That’s the hottest day we’ve seen in Tucson since September 27th, 2018 when we also reached this value. This is just the beg...
01:00, 06/07/2019

Vladimir Putin: 20 years in power - in pictures Twenty years ago the Russian president Boris Yeltsin appointed his fourth prime minister in less than 18 months: Vladimir Putin, then a relatively unknown security services chief with scant experience of politics. Few could have predicted that two de...
06:16, 08/09/2019

| WATCH | Russians reflect on 20 years of Putin Vladimir Putin has held power for 20 years but he is still well behind the record terms of Cuba's late Fidel Castro and North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung....
02:48, 08/09/2019

Chinese tourism to U.S. drops for 1st time in 15 years Chinese travel to the U.S. is falling after more than a decade of rapid growth as cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend....
05:48, 05/28/2019

Ex-Autonomy CFO sentenced in US to 5 years prison over HP fraud The former chief financial officer of British software company Autonomy was sentenced on Monday to five years in prison, after a U.S. jury found him guilty of fraud over the $11.1 billion sale of the company in 2011 to Hewlett-Packard....
15:16, 05/13/2019

NYPD Apologizes for Stonewall 50 Years Too Late On Thursday, New York Police Department Commissioner James O’Neill offered the department’s first official apology for the violence the force infamously inflicted on LGBTQ New Yorkers at the Stonewall Inn 50 years ago....
14:00, 06/06/2019

Chinese tourism to US drops for first time in 15 years After more than a decade of rapid growth, Chinese travel to the US is falling. And that has cities, malls and other tourist spots scrambling to reverse the trend. Travel from China to the US fell 5.7 percent in 2018 to 2.9 million visitors, according...
09:32, 05/28/2019

Venezuela announces end to exchange controls after 16 years CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela has announced the lifting of foreign exchange controls on banks for the first time in 16 years, but some observers are skeptical the measure will do much to lift the shrinking economy. Few people lined up at money ...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Brookfield-backed NTS sees almost $240 mln in investments over five years Brazilian gas pipeline firm Nova Transportadora do Sudeste SA (NTS) is planning investments of almost 900 million reais ($237 million) over the next five years, the group's chief executive, Wong Loon, said at an event in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday....
17:16, 07/30/2019

Apple releases first new iPod Touch in 4 years It's the first new model since 2015, featuring larger storage options, group FaceTime and Augmented Reality apps. The new Touch starts at $199.        ...
17:00, 05/28/2019