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Cycling: Ackermann sprints to second Giro stage win in heavy rain

German champion Pascal Ackermann took his second stage win of the Giro d'Italia in a sprint finish through torrential rain on Wednesday while injured former race winner Tom Dumoulin pulled out....

Cycling: Ackermann sprints to second Giro stage win in heavy rain

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Cycling: Ackermann wins Giro stage two, Roglic keeps overall lead German champion Pascal Ackermann made a dream Giro d'Italia debut when he timed his sprint to perfection to win the second stage, a 205-km ride from Bologna, on Sunday....
10:32, 05/12/2019

Ackermann sprints to 1st Giro win, Roglic in overall lead FUCECCHIO, Italy (AP) — Pascal Ackermann of Germany sprinted to victory at the end of the second stage of the Giro d’Italia on Sunday, while Slovenian cyclist Primoz Roglic remained overall leader. It was the first win in his first Grand Tour f...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Giro d’Italia: Caleb Ewan sprints to victory on stage eight • Australian rider clinched second Giro career win• Valerio Conti retains leader’s pink jerseyAustralia’s Caleb Ewan claimed a second career stage win on the Giro d’Italia when he prevailed in the eighth stage, a 239km ride from Tortoreto Lido to Pes...
15:16, 05/18/2019

Cycling: Colombian Gaviria handed controversial Giro stage victory Fernando Gaviria of Colombia claimed a hollow victory on the Giro d'Italia after his former team mate, Italian champion Elia Viviani, was disqualified from the third stage on Monday....
11:32, 05/13/2019

Cycling: Italy celebrates as Masnada wins stage, Conti leads Giro Italian Fausto Masnada won the sixth stage of the Giro d'Italia as Primoz Roglic lost the overall leader's pink jersey to UAE Team Emirates rider Valerio Conti on Thursday....
11:16, 05/16/2019

Cycling: Ewan wins Giro d'Italia eighth stage, Conti stays in pink Australian Caleb Ewan claimed a second career win on the Giro d'Italia when he prevailed in the eighth stage, a 239-km ride from Tortorelo Lido on Saturday....
15:00, 05/18/2019

Ackermann beats Gaviria in torrential rain on day that Dumoulin abandons "Germany\u0027s Pascal Ackermann timed his finish to perfection to edge Colombia\u0027s Fernando Gaviria on the line and win a sodden stage 5 of the Giro d’Italia."...
08:00, 05/16/2019

Debutant Ackermann clinches stage 2 victory, Roglic stays in pink "German champion Pascal Ackermann roared to victory in stage 2 of the Giro d’Italia ahead of Italy’s Elia Viviani and Australia’s Caleb Ewan as Slovenian Primoz Roglic retained the pink jersey."...
09:16, 05/12/2019

How to watch the 2019 Giro d'Italia: live stream the cycling wherever you are Don't worry cycling fans...you don't have to wait until the Tour de France to get your fix of top level cycling on the roads and hills of Europe. The Giro d'Italia is here having become one of the most widely anticipated riding events ...
01:00, 05/11/2019

Cycling: Nibali will peak in final week of Giro, warns coach Primoz Roglic may have made a strong impression in the opening time trial of the Giro d'Italia but the overall race favorites will need to peak during the final week when the peloton tackles the biggest climbs, Vincenzo Nibali's coach said on Sunday....
11:16, 05/12/2019

Cycling: Roglic takes Giro d'Italia lead with opening time trial win Primoz Roglic lived up to the hype as he smashed the competition to win the opening time trial of the Giro d'Italia and take the overall leader's pink jersey on Saturday....
20:32, 05/11/2019

Cycling: Dumoulin to start fifth stage despite knee injury Tom Dumoulin will start the fifth stage of the Giro d'Italia despite an injury to his left knee sustained in a crash on Tuesday, Team Sunweb said on Wednesday....
05:16, 05/15/2019

Heavy rain floods Houston streets The Houston area braced for more serious flooding as heavy rain and hail pelted the nation's fourth largest city for the second time this week, threatening to send some streams over their banks. Many vehicles have gotten stuck on flooded streets...
08:00, 05/10/2019

The Latest: Heavy rain causes Texas road closings, rescues The Latest on heavy rain reported across much of Texas (all times local): 6 p.m. Heavy rain reported across much of northern, western and central Texas caused widespread road closings and scattered reports of high-water rescues....
18:16, 05/08/2019

Giro d'Italia: Tom Dumoulin abandons on stage five following crash Dutch rider came down in heavy crash on stage fourStart of fifth stage met by foul weather conditionsFormer Giro d’Italia winner Tom Dumoulin abandoned the race shortly after the start of the fifth stage, amid foul weather conditions on Wednesday.The...
08:48, 05/15/2019

Cyclone Fani: Heavy Rain In Coastal Andhra, Red Alert in Srikakulam Cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha coast near Puri today morning, triggered heavy rains in parts of north coastal Andhra Pradesh, while gusty winds uprooted trees and electricity poles, officials said....
01:00, 05/03/2019

Heavy rain and widespread power outages hit southeast Texas, Louisiana Hailstones the size of golf balls along with fast, heavy rains pelted the Texas' Gulf coast from Houston up into Louisiana, bringing as much as 4 inches of rain, flooded highways and downed power lines, officials said....
04:32, 05/10/2019

Ewan wins Stage 8; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro PESARO, Italy (AP) — Caleb Ewan of Australia sprinted to victory on the eighth and longest stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti remained the overall leader. Ewan, who rides for Lotto-Soudal, edged Elia Viv...
08:48, 05/18/2019

Roglic fastest in time trial to win opening Giro stage BOLOGNA, Italy (AP) — Primoz Roglic of Slovenia won the opening stage of the Giro d’Italia on Saturday, finishing the individual time trial just ahead of two of the other pre-race favorites. Roglic, who rides for Jumbo-Visma, was the only cycli...
12:16, 05/11/2019

Roglic wins Stage 9; Conti keeps pink jersey in Giro SAN MARINO (AP) — Primoz Roglic of Slovenia won the ninth stage of the Giro d’Italia on Sunday, while Italian cyclist Valerio Conti extended his overall lead after the individual time trial. Roglic, who also won the opening individual time tria...
12:32, 05/19/2019

Masnada wins stage 6 of Giro, Conti takes overall lead Fausto Masnada of Italy claimed his first victory in a Grand Tour by winning the sixth stage of the Giro d'Italia as compatriot Valerio Conti replaced Slovenian cyclist Primoz Roglic in the overall lead        ...
09:00, 05/16/2019

Heavy rain to threaten parts central U.S. with river flooding, travel disruptions The risk for severe weather will continue this weekend and again next week across the southern and central Plains while at the same time, heavy rain will threaten an area farther north....
13:16, 05/18/2019

Elia Viviani stripped of Giro d’Italia stage win after sprint chaos • Italian relegated over blocking; Fernando Gaviria awarded stage• Britain’s Simon Yates second overall behind Primoz RoglicElia Viviani was stripped of victory as stage three of the Giro d’Italia ended in a chaotic sprint in Orbetello.Deceuninck-Qui...
18:32, 05/13/2019

Cyclone Fani Hits Bengal, Triggers Heavy Rain, Uproots Trees: 10 Points Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the subcontinent in 20 years, uprooted trees and triggered rain as it entered West Bengal this morning, a day after it made landfall in Odisha,......
19:00, 05/03/2019

Giro d’Italia: Pello Bilbao breaks clear on final climb to win stage seven • Spanish rider attacks 1.5km from finish in L’Aquila• Valerio Conti in pink after uneventful day in pelotonSpain’s Pello Bilbao claimed the seventh stage of the Giro d’Italia on Friday, an undulating 185km ride from Vasto to L’Aquila.The Astana ride...
11:32, 05/17/2019

Giro d'Italia: Fausto Masnada wins stage six as Valerio Conti takes pink jersey Italian rider led breakaway with Valerio ContiConti takes leader’s jersey from Primoz RoglicUAE Team Emirates’ Valerio Conti took over the leader’s pink jersey as Fausto Masnada triumphed from the breakaway and stage six of the Giro d’Italia ended wi...
09:48, 05/16/2019

| Ackermann wants more as Gloucester reach playoffs Gloucester coach Johan Ackermann called on his side to raise their game after a they secured place in the title-deciding play-offs of the English Premiership on Sunday....
14:00, 04/28/2019

Sculpture from the saddle: a cycling and art tour of Belgium Only in bike-mad Flanders could they create an installation like Limburg’s Cycling Through Water, part of an art trail designed to regenerate the region – and be seen from a bicycleA ring-necked duck swam by at eye level, the water rippling beside me...
04:00, 05/07/2019

Best cycling tech 2019: great gadgets to help you be a better cyclist The best cycling gadgets will help make you a faster, smarter, safer cyclist. Even the lightest carbon bike will benefit from a few well chosen cycling gadgets, and if you choose the right ones, they're easily worth the extra weight,Cycling gadg...
04:16, 05/01/2019

Why the vitriol about my bike expenses won't stop me cycling to work – MP Media criticism has actually kickstarted my drive to get commuters on to two wheelsOver the last few weeks, our schoolchildren have staged climate change strikes, while Extinction Rebellion locked down central London. Nearby, MPs (including myself) l...
00:16, 05/16/2019

Cycling: UCI suspends four for potential anti-doping breach Four European cyclists, including two retired riders, have been provisionally suspended for potential doping violations following information from the Austrian law enforcement authorities, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said on Wednesday....
06:00, 05/15/2019

British Cycling launches new mental health strategy British Cycling, criticized in the past for a 'culture of fear', announced on Wednesday a new mental health strategy that includes screening elite riders every six months....
05:16, 05/15/2019

Olympic cycling champ Sanchez accepts doping sanction AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — Former Olympic road race champion Samuel Sanchez has accepted a two-year doping ban from cycling. The International Cycling Union says it reached a deal with the Spanish rider, who presented evidence that his failed drug tes...
04:48, 05/14/2019

Cycling: Switzerland coach Hondo sacked after doping confession Switzerland coach Danilo Hondo has been sacked with immediate effect after the German said he was involved in blood doping, the Swiss Cycling federation said in a statement on Sunday....
22:48, 05/12/2019

The UK's feral roads deter cycling – we need enforcement, not calls for respect Our public space is increasingly out of reach for all but the fit, the brave, and those in motor vehiclesAlmost 90% of cyclists experience a “close pass” – an overtake within 1.5m – at least weekly, and 70% say conditions on Britain’s roads haven’t i...
01:16, 05/09/2019

Average Man vs Time Trial: Just how hard is cycling’s race against the clock? "Just how hard is it to ride a professional cycling Individual Time Trial course? Eurosport’s Tom Bennett investigates, tackling the 32km Stage 16 route at the 2018 La Vuelta and looking to use advice from Sir Bradley Wiggins."...
10:00, 05/19/2019

Cycling: Nibali makes good start, asks Yates for more respect Vincenzo Nibali got a little scare on Saturday, but his form was not in question as the local darling rode through hordes of tifosi in the Giro d'Italia opening time trial before reminding Simon Yates that he should show his rivals some respect....
20:32, 05/11/2019

Trek's CEO John Burke talks e-bikes and the benefits of cycling The CEO of Trek Bicycle Corp. sits down with USA TODAY to discuss the benefits of biking, the nation's rise in electric bikes sales and the company's newest Super Commuter+ 8S.        ...
15:16, 05/13/2019

Wiggins, Chennaoui join Eurosport presentation team for Cycling's Grand Tours "The 2012 winner of the Tour de France, Sir Bradley Wiggins, joins the Eurosport team for all three Grand Tours this season whilst also continuing to work on his podcast, The Bradley Wiggins Show by Eurosport."...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Brailsford's 'babies' ready to have fun on the Giro "Dave Brailsford\u0027s Team INEOS, well known for the ruthless approach that in their former incarnation helped them win eight grand tour titles since 2012, start the Giro d\u0027Italia looking to have fun for a change with two ambitious youngsters ...
10:32, 05/09/2019

'I'm back to try and win' - Yates returns to the Giro "After coming so close last year, Simon Yates is back at the Giro d\u0027Italia and this time he wants the title. Watch every stage live on Eurosport and Eurosport Player."...
01:48, 05/11/2019

Versatility is Nibali's best bet in Giro d'Italia "Vincenzo Nibali\u0027s flamboyance and versatility have earned him titles in all grand tours and the Sicilian is quietly confident of a third Giro d\u0027Italia ahead of top favourites Primoz Roglic and Tom Dumoulin."...
07:32, 05/10/2019

Wiggins podcast: 'Roglic is too hot to win the Giro - Yates is right in there' "Primoz Roglic has come into the Giro d’Italia “too hot”, leaving Simon Yates as the GC favourite, according to Simon Gerrans on the latest episode of The Bradley Wiggins Show."...
02:32, 05/13/2019

Blazin' Saddles: The Big Five who can win the 2019 Giro d'Italia "The first Grand Tour of the season gets under way on Saturday with an intriguing 8km time trial in Bologna which concludes with a savage ramp to the line. Felix Lowe previews the 102nd edition of the Giro d\u0027Italia and looks at the big five favo...
07:32, 05/10/2019

Wiggins: ‘Giro startlist better than Tour de France’ "Worried about the absence of Team Ineos duo Chris Froome and Geraint Thomas? Don’t be. Bradley Wiggins says the 2019 Giro d’Italia is “going to have everything”."...
11:00, 05/11/2019

| Dumoulin the big loser in Giro mass fall Giro d'Italia contender Richard Carapaz won stage four as a mass fall in the peloton seven kilometres from the finishing post put Tom Dumoulin four minutes behind the leaders....
09:48, 05/14/2019

Wiggins: It's Simon Yates' year for the Giro "Bradley Wiggins says Simon Yates can make up for his heartbreak last year and claim a second Grand Tour in succession at the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia - with every stage live on Eurosport and Eurosport Player."...
07:32, 05/08/2019

Roglic 'too hot without support', Yates to win Giro d'Italia "Primoz Roglic is \"too hot\" without enough support to win the Giro d\u0027Italia with Simon Yates tipped to triumph instead. Subscribe to The Bradley Wiggins Show podcast!"...
02:32, 05/13/2019

Heavy flooding hits eastern Canada Thousands of people were told to evacuate their homes near Montreal in eastern Canada early on Sunday after rising floodwaters breached a dyke following heavy rain....
05:16, 04/29/2019

Navarro out of Giro after suffering multiple fractures in crash "Dani Navarro is out of the Giro d’Italia after suffering a broken collarbone, three broken ribs and a lung contusion in a huge crash during Stage 4."...
12:00, 05/14/2019

| Roglic smashes rivals with Giro time-trial win Slovenian ace Primoz Roglic set a serious marker on the Giro d'Italia, not only winning the stage nine individual time-trial, but damaging several key title rivals in the process....
10:00, 05/19/2019

GM recalls 368,000 heavy-duty trucks for fire risks General Motors Co said Friday it is recalling 368,000 medium- and heavy-duty diesel trucks equipped with engine-block heaters for fire risks after 19 reports of fires....
07:32, 05/03/2019

Heavy rains threaten river flooding in central U.S. A swath of heavy rainfall and possible severe weather moving across the central United States on Thursday is threatening to flood several areas where rivers are already swollen from previous rains, the National Weather Service said....
14:16, 05/02/2019

Heavy rains disrupt aid for survivors of Mozambique cyclones The death toll in northern Mozambique from Cyclone Kenneth has risen to 41 and the United Nations says aid workers are facing difficulties in reaching thousands of survivors...
13:16, 04/30/2019

Detroit area streets flooded from heavy rainfall A suburban Detroit community has asked the state for an emergency declaration after flooding that followed heavy rainfall left streets covered with water and stranded some residents in their homes. (May 1)        ...
12:48, 05/01/2019

Nadal keeps heavy Australian loss to Djokovic in perspective Lesser experienced players than Rafael Nadal have felt destroyed by the kind of defeat Novak Djokovic inflicted on him in the Australian Open final, but that's now how the 17-time major winner thinks.        ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

The Rain is Just Getting Started It’s been a close call so far today at Churchill Downs. Spotty showers and drizzle have popped up, but nothing has been too heavy or long lasting. That’s about to change. Steady rain files in throughout the afternoon, not just in Louisvil...
13:32, 05/04/2019

Giro d'Italia: Tom Dumoulin the big loser after crash splits peloton Richard Carapaz holds on to take stage four winPrimoz Roglic leads Simon Yates by 35 secondsMovistar’s Richard Carapaz held on for victory on stage four of the Giro d’Italia in Frascati, but Primoz Roglic was the big winner as a late crash hit his ri...
09:48, 05/14/2019

Yates returns to complete unfinished Giro d'Italia business "Simon Yates has an unfinished business at the Giro d\u0027Italia after a spectacular collapse in the finale last year and the Briton is oozing confidence on his return for this year\u0027s race."...
12:00, 05/14/2019

Molano removed from Giro d'Italia for 'unusual physiological results' "Colombian Juan Sebastian Molano was withdrawn from the Giro d’Italia by his Team UAE on Tuesday after internal tests gave “unusual physiological results”."...
12:00, 05/14/2019

New swagger has Simon Yates looking to Giro d’Italia with total confidence • Yates lost out badly to Chris Froome in last year’s Giro• ‘If I was in my rivals’ position, I would be scared’A supremely confident Simon Yates, the winner of cycling’s last Grand Tour, the Vuelta a España, starts the Giro d’Italia in Bologna on Sa...
11:48, 05/10/2019

Nibali will peak in final week of Giro, warns coach "Primoz Roglic may have made a strong impression in the opening time trial of the Giro d\u0027Italia but the overall race favourites will need to peak during the final week when the peloton tackles the biggest climbs, Vincenzo Nibali\u0027s coach sai...
15:48, 05/12/2019

Koren sent home from Giro over potential anti-doping violation "Bahrain-Merida rider Kristijan Koren will miss the remainder of the Giro d’Italia after being provisionally suspended over anti-doping rules violations."...
09:16, 05/15/2019

Dumoulin targets second Giro success after gruelling altitude camp "Team Sunweb rider Tom Dumoulin believes his experience of past success will not set him apart from a competitive field when the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia gets underway in Bologna on Saturday."...
07:32, 05/08/2019

Colombian cyclist Bernal to miss Giro with broken collarbone Colombian cyclist Egan Bernal has broken his collarbone in a training accident, ruling him out of the upcoming Giro d'Italia        ...
04:00, 05/05/2019

Canadian capital Ottawa, Montreal brace for heavy flooding Canada's capital city of Ottawa readied on Friday for heavy flooding as rains were set to further engorge the swollen Ottawa River, while Montreal declared a state of emergency as it too braced for an inundation of flood waters....
11:32, 04/28/2019

RPT-U.S. refiners' 2020 plans could shift as heavy fuel becomes expensive U.S. refiners had a plan for 2020: use their complex operations to maximize profits by making products that would comply with new international laws capping sulfur content in shipping fuels....
06:32, 05/11/2019

How Barca and Messi were rocked by Liverpool's heavy metal football Liverpool's stunning comeback against Barcelona in the Champions League semifinals has been described as the greatest in European history. But how did the English Premier League side overcome a 3-0 deficit to win 4-3 on aggregate and stun the La Liga...
08:00, 05/08/2019

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket has flown its first commercial flight The Falcon Heavy rocket’s maiden flight was last February, but now it has launched a satellite for a paying customer for the first time, which is a big step for SpaceX...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Water-soaked Houston braces for more serious flooding from heavy rains The Houston fire department urged motorists Friday to stay off the roads to avoid more flash flooding from a storm system lingering in the western Gulf of Mexico.        ...
08:00, 05/10/2019

Microsoft is prepping a new Surface Pro 6 variant for heavy multitaskers on a budget After Microsoft waited almost two years to upgrade the 2015-released Surface Pro 4 and another 16 months to revise the 2017 generation of the popular 2-in-1 tablet, it's hard to predict when a Surface Pro 7 might see daylight. That could happen in ju...
23:16, 05/17/2019

U.S. refiners' 2020 plans could shift as heavy fuel becomes expensive U.S. refiners had a plan for 2020: use their complex operations to maximize profits by making products that would comply with new international laws capping sulfur content in shipping fuels....
00:32, 05/10/2019

After data scandals, Australia faces an election under heavy profiling Australian political parties are using voter email addresses to find matching social media profiles then combining them with the country's compulsory electoral roll data, illustrating how privacy scandals have done little to slow the march of data-dr...
19:32, 05/04/2019

Warriors vs. Rockets: Why Golden State is a heavy favorite to advance Though there haven’t been any service breaks heading into Saturday night’s Game 3 of the “virtual” Western Conference championship series featuring the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets (ABC, 8:30 p.m.), Stephen Curry and crew are still prohi...
19:00, 05/04/2019

Heavy practice crash for Kaiser threatens Juncos's Indianapolis 500 Juncos Racing's already questionable entry for the 2019 Indianapolis 500 suffered a huge blow early in 'Fast Friday' practice when Kyle Kaiser crashed...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Venice Biennale invites heavy thinking on political issues VENICE, Italy (AP) — Political issues that excite newsprint, airwaves and social media are getting a very open airing at the 58th Venice Biennale contemporary art fair. They include fake news, migration, poverty, global warming and armed conflict. Am...
04:16, 05/10/2019

Heavy metals and harmful chemicals 'poison Europe's seas' Three-quarters of areas tested show contamination, European Environment Agency saysHeavy metals and a cocktail of dangerous chemicals continue to poison Europe’s seas, with more than three-quarters of areas assessed showing contamination, according t...
14:16, 05/15/2019

Cycling: Fuglsang rides solo to win Liege-Bastogne-Liege Denmark's Jakob Fuglsang of Astana beat the pre-race favorites to ride solo to victory in the 105th Liege-Bastogne-Liege 'Monument' classic on Sunday....
10:32, 04/28/2019

Wiggins: Froome's 'amazing' 2018 attack showed why Giro is special "Bradley Wiggins says the 2018 Giro-winning attack by Chris Froome shows why the race is so special. Watch every stage of the 2019 Giro on Eurosport and Eurosport Player."...
07:32, 05/08/2019

Yates gambles on weather in Giro d'Italia opening time trial "Simon Yates will be one of the last riders to start Saturday\u0027s Giro d\u0027Italia opening time trial, gambling on the Bologna weather as his rivals set off early to avoid expected rainfall."...
01:48, 05/11/2019

Primoz Roglic strong favourite for Giro after crushing time trial win • Slovenian makes light of rainy conditions to take ninth stage• Simon Yates loses 3min 11sec to the stage winnerPrimoz Roglic emerged as the overwhelming favourite for the Giro d’Italia when the Slovenian won the ninth stage, a 34.8km individual tim...
10:32, 05/19/2019

Dave Brailsford ‘buzzing’ to unleash Geoghegan Hart and Sivakov on Giro • Team Ineos chief revels in youth policy for 2019 race• Marcel Kittel announces indefinite break from cyclingThere were no fracking worries for Dave Brailsford as he unveiled Team Ineos’s youth policy for the 2019 Giro d’Italia in Bologna on Thursda...
13:16, 05/09/2019

Scrooge gets afflicted with "gold fever" in a reference-heavy but very enjoyable DuckTales Back when David Tennant was the Doctor on Doctor Who, there were two animated Doctor Who stories in which he also voiced his titular role. Don’t bother to look them up, they’re pretty horrible. But what did stick out was Tennant’s vocal talents; he w...
16:48, 05/09/2019

Opinion: Guaido-Maduro standoff exacting heavy toll on Venezuelans Juan Guaido's attempt to force regime change with military backing has failed, and the protracted political deadlock is placing a heavy burden on the people. A new approach is needed, writes Günther Maihold....
11:16, 05/02/2019

Louis Vuitton pays homage to New York in embellishment-heavy JFK show The collection featured strong silhouettes, skyline imprints and shield-like headpiecesNo sooner had the feathers been swept off the steps of the Met following the glittering gala opening to the Camp: Notes on Fashion exhibition on Monday night in Ma...
10:00, 05/09/2019

How all this rain will affect a relieved PGA Championship The good news is the timing. The bad news is Bethpage Black can’t seem to play host to a major championship without rain coming to spoil the party at least a little. The hulking course on Long Island took a pelting Monday morning and afternoon, limit...
16:16, 05/13/2019

Saturday Forecast: Rain for Mother’s Day TUCSON – It is going to be a wet Mother’s Day starting on Saturday night. Shower and thunderstorm chances will increase into the evening hours across much of the area. Sunday will see a 60 percent chance of thunderstorms between 11 a.m. a...
22:16, 05/11/2019

More Rounds of Rain over Derby Weekend A batch of strong and severe thunderstorms kicked start a stretch of active weather. After a brief break in the action, more rain will arrive through the night. Again, heavy rain will be possible into Friday morning. While showers will be fairly stea...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Only Tariffs Can Rain on Walmart's Party Walmart’s string of strong sales continues unabated in 2019, with its first-quarter earnings topping expectations and setting up a strong outlook for the rest of the year....
10:48, 05/16/2019

Rain way up, temps way down, heat in the forecast but just for now? TUCSON – And just like that May 2019 has turned into the wettest month we’ve seen since records have been kept at Tucson International Airport. What a wet weekend across Tucson. May records shattered. #AZwx #KVOAwx pic.twitter.com/4FNav8...
18:48, 05/13/2019

#AskMattAnything - Is the Giro the best Grand Tour and why doesn't Basil Brush wear trousers? "Matt Stephens will be answering your questions throughout the Giro. Get in touch on Twitter by asking your question with the hashtag #AskMattAnything. And yes, you can ask literally anything."...
15:00, 05/13/2019

Simon Yates second to Primoz Roglic after opening time trial at Giro d’Italia • Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic has 19-second lead after time trial• Briton four seconds clear of third-placed Vincenzo NibaliPrimoz Roglic, the former ski jumper that has taken professional cycling by storm, blew away all his rivals yesterday with a reso...
11:48, 05/11/2019

Heavy rains, 'incredible' flooding blamed for 2 deaths across Southeast from storm system Heavy rains from a storm system sparked flash flooding that turned deadly across portions of the Southeast on Sunday and may have also contributed to a freight train derailment....
12:48, 05/12/2019

Libya: Heavy shelling and civilian deaths ‘blatant violation’ of international law - UN envoy  Heavy shelling overnight on Tuesday which hit a densely-populated neighbourhood of Libya’s capital, Tripoli, was condemned “in the strongest terms” by the head of the UN Mission there, after “scores” of civilians were reportedly killed and injured....
09:32, 04/28/2019

Bhubaneswar Airport Suffers Heavy Damage As Cyclone Fani Batters Odisha The Biju Patnaik International Airport in Odisha capital Bhubaneswar became a victim of the monster winds of Cyclone Fani which battered Odisha today....
12:48, 05/03/2019

Suncor Energy Q1 profit soars 86.3 pct on improved Canadian heavy crude pricing Suncor Energy Inc reported a 86.3 percent rise in first quarter profit on Wednesday, benefiting from improved Canadian heavy crude pricing on the back of Alberta's mandated output cuts....
16:32, 05/01/2019

In Love and War: Jiréh Breon Holder's Too Heavy for Your Pocket Weighs the Price of Freedom It’s funny how the more things change, the more they say the same. Friday, May 17 marked 65 years to the day that the Brown vs. the Board of Education ruling—a bittersweet anniversary, as civil and human rights continue to be rolled back across Ameri...
14:00, 05/18/2019

Top Border Patrol official: Facilities not 'designed to handle' heavy flow of immigrants A top border patrol official said Monday on “Fox & Friends” that facilities intended to house migrants and illegal immigrant detainees were “not designed to handle [the] type of flow” being seen along the Mexican border....
15:16, 05/06/2019

Israel strikes Gaza targets in response to Palestinian heavy rocket fire Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired scores of rockets into southern Israel Saturday, prompting an Israeli response with airstrikes and tank fire....
12:48, 05/04/2019

Idai disaster: Stranded victims still need rescue from heavy rains as UN scales up response Dire conditions persist in vast areas of southern Africa affected by Cyclone Idai as heavy rain continues to cause “massive destruction”, the UN said on Thursday, while aid teams scale up efforts to reach those most in need....
10:00, 04/28/2019

Ottawa and Montreal brace for rain and more flooding Canadians already deluged by floodwaters in recent days braced for more rain over the weekend as federal and local authorities marshaled resources to help beleaguered residents....
12:00, 04/28/2019

Rain grounds aid flights in cyclone-hit Mozambique Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, leaving communities in remote areas cut off with few supplies in the aftermath of Cyclone Kenneth....
06:16, 04/29/2019

Giants-Rockies game postponed by rain DENVER (AP) — Rain has forced the postponement of Wednesday night’s game between the San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies. The teams are scheduled to make up the game on July 15 as part of a split doubleheader. The Giants and Rockies are s...
18:32, 05/08/2019

Golf: Rain par for the course during major week at Bethpage Rain and the Bethpage Black Course go hand in hand when the world's best players visit so it was perhaps appropriate that the PGA Championship week started cold and soggy on a dreary Long Island Monday....
17:00, 05/13/2019

UN committed ‘to support the Libyan people’ as Guterres departs ‘with deep concern and a heavy heart’ The United Nations Secretary-General left Libya on Friday voicing his hope that the divided country can “avoid a bloody confrontation” in and around the capital Tripoli....
11:16, 04/28/2019

Cyclone Fani Hits West Bengal Triggering Heavy Rainfall, Uprooting Trees Cyclone Fani, one of the strongest storms to batter the Indian subcontinent in decades, uprooted trees and triggered rains as it entered West Bengal post midnight on Saturday, hours after making......
19:00, 05/03/2019

| Federer kept waiting as rain delays Rome start Light rain forced a delay to the start of play at the Italian Open, with Roger Federer waiting to make an appearance in Rome for the first time in three years....
06:32, 05/15/2019

Tiger practices at Bethpage Black in cold, rain As he prepares for his first tournament since winning the Masters, Tiger Woods got an early start with a practice round before 8 a.m. on Monday at Bethpage Black....
10:16, 05/13/2019

Lawmaker calls on MLB to change rain delay rules After a rash of rain delays and postponements in the early part of the season, a Brooklyn councilman sent a proposal to MLB's commissioner.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

2 injured as stormy winds, rain pound Balkans Stormy winds have uprooted trees, knocked over traffic lights and disrupted traffic in Croatia, injuring two people and prompting authorities to advise people to stay indoors....
02:32, 05/13/2019

Rain postpones Marlins-Mets game; Aug. 5 doubleheader set NEW YORK (AP) — The Miami Marlins’ game at the New York Mets on Sunday was postponed because of rain, and the teams will make it up as part of a doubleheader on Aug. 5. With heavy rain falling all morning and more forecast all afternoon, the ga...
09:32, 05/12/2019

Cyclone Fani To Hit Odisha, Rain Likely In Several Parts: Met Department Cyclonic storm 'Fani' that has become "extremely severe" is set to make landfall in Odisha on Friday morning with speed of gusting 180-200 kmph, affecting about 10,000 villages, even as the government......
21:00, 05/02/2019

| Every seizes lead at rain-delayed Byron Nelson Every pounced on the rain-softened Trinity Forest course to take a one-shot lead midway through the delayed third round of the US PGA Tour's Byron Nelson event....
23:00, 05/11/2019

Tennis: Rain washes out entire day's play in Rome Heavy rain washed out the entire day's play at the Italian Open in Rome on Wednesday, leaving organizers of the ATP and WTA claycourt events facing a backlog of matches....
15:16, 05/15/2019

Mets and Yankees’ rain-delay ripoffs couldn’t be more different It’s the normalization of the preposterous. Who would you prefer to be ripped off by, the Yankees or the Mets? I’d take the Yanks. They’re more blunt, take-a-hike direct. The Yanks don’t pretend they’ve done right by their customers — who, oddly enou...
19:00, 05/04/2019

North Macedonia goes to the polls amid rain and rancour Ethnic and political divisions may affect turnout in former Yugoslav republic’s presidential electionVoters in North Macedonia braving heavy rain have begun casting ballots in the second round of a race that will not only decide the country’s new pre...
10:32, 05/05/2019

Gorillas hilariously try to avoid rain at South Carolina zoo A viral video from a South Carolina zoo showed a group of gorillas behaving just like humans as they tried to take shelter from the rain. The primates at the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia were seen huddling beneath an overhang. Each of two fe...
13:16, 05/13/2019

| England's Archer stars again before rain washes out Pakistan ODI Jofra Archer continued his bid to earn a place in England's World Cup squad with a hostile opening spell against Pakistan before rain intervened at the Oval....
12:16, 05/08/2019

Indians blank White Sox 5-0 in rain-shortened game CLEVELAND (AP) — Knowing a heavy rainstorm was on its way, Carlos Carrasco wanted to get through five innings as quickly as possible Thursday. Even if it meant giving his teammates a nudge. Carrasco held Chicago to two hits, Jordan Luplow hit his fir...
17:00, 05/09/2019

A major return to Bethpage Black brings more rain FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Major championship golf returned to Bethpage State Park and found the Black course just how it left it 10 years ago: wet. More than one-half inch of rain fell Sunday as some players began to arrive for the PGA Championship. A...
18:32, 05/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Suncor Energy Q1 profit beats estimates on improved Canadian heavy crude pricing Canada's Suncor Energy Inc reported a profit on Wednesday that beat analysts' estimates as the integrated oil producer reaped the benefits of improved Canadian heavy crude pricing due to Alberta's production curtailments....
00:00, 05/02/2019

Israel-Hamas cease fire reported Monday after heavy weekend Gaza battle killed 27 The escalation had killed 23 on the Gaza side, both militants and civilians, while on the Israeli side four civilians were killed from incoming fire.        ...
14:00, 05/06/2019

Torrential rain and floods hit Bosnia; Balkan neighbours on alert Torrential rain and floods in some parts of Bosnia forced authorities to declare an emergency on Tuesday, while neighbouring countries were on alert and taking protective measures as downpours continued....
06:16, 05/14/2019

Stallings-Mullinax lead rain-delayed Zurich Classic Scott Stallings and Trey Mullinax shot a best-ball 11-under 61 to top the Zurich Classic leaderboard after a weather delay longer than seven hours prevented half of the 80 teams from even teeing off        ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Ivorian cocoa farmers hope for more rain to boost mid-crop Ivory Coast's cocoa mid-crop could be reduced in quality and length if abundant rain fails to arrive this month, farmers said on Monday, as cocoa regions continue to experience atypically dry weather....
18:16, 05/13/2019

India's monsoon to arrive late, deliver less rain - Skymet India's monsoon rains will arrive on its southern coast on June 4 and deliver less rain than average this year, a private weather forecaster said on Tuesday, lowering prospects of higher farm and economic growth in the $2.6 trillion economy....
06:16, 05/14/2019

White Sox beat Blue Jays 4-1, game halted by rain in 5th Lucas Giolito threw five solid innings, Leury Garcia homered and the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 Saturday in a game stopped after 4 1/2 innings because of rain....
18:00, 05/18/2019

Rays-Royals game postponed due to rain; doubleheader on deck The Tampa Bay Rays' game against the Kansas City Royals was washed out Tuesday night, and the teams will make it up at part of a doubleheader Wednesday with the first game starting at 12:15 p.m.        ...
14:32, 04/30/2019

A group of gorillas tried to avoid getting caught in the rain at a zoo in South Carolina Brooke Hunsinger/Facebook A group of gorillas at the Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbus, South Carolina, appear to dislike getting caught in the rain just as much as humans do. A viral video shows the gorillas trying to avoid the rain as they ma...
20:16, 05/13/2019

Dover NASCAR Cup Series race delayed until Monday due to rain The NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover has been postponed to Monday after persistent rain in Delaware left cars unable to run more than a handful of formation laps...
06:48, 05/06/2019

Set Fire to the Rain & Celebrate Adele's Birthday By Voting for Her Best Song Ever Send our love to your new lover...and Adele, because today is her birthday! The British singer, and all around musical genius, turns 31 years old today and we are so happy that we now......
10:48, 05/05/2019

Rain postpones Federer, Nadal and Djokovic matches in Rome ROME (AP) — Play at the Italian Open has been wiped out by rain, meaning Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will have to wait until Thursday to play their opening matches at the clay-court tournament. Federer was slated to meet Joao Sousa...
12:48, 05/15/2019

Domingo German leads Yankees’ other guys to rain-shortened win Gio Urshela reached base two more times Sunday and the Yankees got a big, two-run homer by Mike Tauchman. Neither was in the plans when the team was being built. Still, no one was more important to their 4-1 rain-shortened win over the Twins than Dom...
18:32, 05/05/2019

Mexican villagers beseech volcano goddess for rain, safety Villagers living in the shadow of major volcanoes near Mexico City journey to the volcano known as The Sleeping Woman to bring offerings of food, incense, flowers and booze to beseech for rains, a strong harvest and protection from ash...
09:48, 05/05/2019

Postponed: NASCAR Cup race at Dover rescheduled for Monday because of rain Persistent rain blanketed Dover International Speedway, forcing NASCAR to move the Gander RV 400 to Monday.        ...
13:32, 05/05/2019

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred slams New York pol’s rain-delay pitch Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred on Wednesday brushed back a Brooklyn’s lawmaker’s pitch for MLB to revise its rain-delay rules , saying the proposal would be “impractical” to enforce. Manfred fired off a response letter a day after Cou...
23:16, 05/15/2019

German wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game NEW YORK (AP) — Domingo German kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth win as the New York Yankees stopped the Minnesota Twins 4-1 Sunday in a game called in the bottom of the eighth inning because of r...
19:00, 05/05/2019

EU wheat in good shape after rain eases concerns over dry spring Welcome rain in the four largest European Union wheat producers raised hopes for a good harvest this summer after a dry spring sparked fears of a repeat of last year's drought-damaged crop, experts said on Friday....
07:00, 05/17/2019

Councilman wants MLB to make rain delay rules more fair to fans A Brooklyn lawmaker says Major League Baseball’s rain-delay rules are soaking fans’ wallets — so he’s called on MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred to fix it. Councilman Justin Brannan fired off a letter to Manfred on Tuesday, urging him to implement a new ...
20:16, 05/14/2019

Asteroids hitting Mars could have made hot rain fall for decades Asteroids hitting the surface of Mars billions of years ago would have produced enough energy to vaporise ice, creating clouds of hot rain that took decades to clear...
11:32, 04/28/2019

Fulham 0 Newcastle 4: Scott Parker's side say farewell to Premier League with heavy home defeat Newcastle United finished their season with a flurry of goals as Scott Parker's first game as permanent Fulham manager ended in a 4-0 rout at Craven Cottage....
15:48, 05/12/2019

Monsoon To Arrive Late, Deliver Less Rain: Weather Forecaster Skymet Rains usually lash Kerala state around June 1 and cover the whole country by mid-July. Timely rains trigger planting of crops such as rice, soybeans and cotton....
05:48, 05/14/2019

Rain grounds Mozambique aid flights as cyclone death toll hits 38 Rains grounded aid flights in northern Mozambique for a second day on Monday, hampering efforts to reach survivors of Cyclone Kenneth as the death toll there jumped to 38....
07:00, 04/29/2019

Cyclone Fani To Intensify, Rain Likely In Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh Cyclone Fani, that has been gaining strength in the south-east Bay of Bengal, is likely to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm in the next 24 hours, the weather department said on Sunday. It......
15:16, 04/28/2019

Germán wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game Domingo Germán kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth win as the New York Yankees stopped the Minnesota Twins 4-1 in a game called in the bottom of the eighth inning     ...
22:00, 05/05/2019

How augmented reality put five Madonnas on stage at once At Wednesday's Billboard Music Awards, Madonna performed her latest single, "Medellín", with Latin singer Maluma. However, they (and their flesh-and-blood dancers) weren't alone on the Las Vegas stage. Several virtual versions of the...
08:32, 05/02/2019

For Some Coders, Reskilling Involves a Mic and a Stage Tech workers are turning to improv to get better at their day jobs, saying that performing unscripted scenes in front of an audience teaches them teamwork, empathy and confidence....
21:16, 05/17/2019

New Mozambique storm rips off roofs, brings lashing rain as aid response kicks in Tropical Cyclone Kenneth swept into northern Mozambique on Thursday evening bringing heavy rain and winds in excess of 225 kilometres per hour (140 miles per hour) after lashing the Comoros islands, where it claimed at least three lives, UN agencies ...
09:16, 04/28/2019

As flooded Muskoka sees more rain, transport minister implements navigation restrictions A new interim order is prohibiting navigation on Lake Muskoka, the Moon River, and the north and south branches of the Muskoka River as flooding continues in the region....
12:16, 05/01/2019

The Latest: Logano wins 1st stage at Dover DOVER, Del. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup race at Dover International Speedway (all times local): 1:10 p.m. Joey Logano, the reigning NASCAR champion, has won the first stage of the race at Dover International Speedway. Logano won his fifth sta...
10:48, 05/06/2019

Students stage walkout over blackface videos About 1,000 students walked out of their Illinois high school on Tuesday after four male pupils wore blackface and made derogatory comments in videos posted to social media, school officials said....
17:32, 05/01/2019

| Zabel wins Stage 2 of Tour de Yorkshire Germany's Rick Zabel won the second stage of the Tour de Yorkshire in a sprint finish after the peloton reeled in the early breakaway in the last few kilometres....
04:00, 05/04/2019

'What a wonderful victory!' Bilbao storms to Stage 7 win "Spain’s Pello Bilbao won stage 7 of the Giro d’Italia from a select break in L’Aquila after a fast and frenetic day in the Abruzzo region of central Italy."...
12:48, 05/17/2019

Iran Oil Sanctions Set Stage for U.S.-Saudi Showdown Riyadh and Washington face a potentially weekslong showdown over the number of extra barrels the kingdom would supply to global markets to keep crude prices stable....
02:48, 05/02/2019

Risk of Rain 2 storms to over 1 million copies sold after 1 month in Steam Early Access Risk of Rain 2 has seen over 1 million copies in sales since hitting Steam Early Access on March 28 for $20. It's Hopoo Games' third title. Read More...
08:32, 05/03/2019

Darling river farmers celebrate first real rain in a year as 28mm falls at Menindee Darling and Warrego rivers flowing upstream after small falls on multiple daysFarmers along the Darling river are celebrating their first real rain in a year after they received a small fall on Tuesday and more on Wednesday and Thursday.As of 9am on ...
22:32, 05/01/2019

Expect soggy Kentucky Derby as Saturday's forecast calls for rain, thunderstorms Race fans might want to bet on mudders for the Kentucky Derby, as the forecast calls for rain and chance of thunderstorms Saturday at Churchill Downs.        ...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Steve King Tells Iowans Hit By Flooding Not to Worry Because Maybe All That Rain Will Make Deserts Green On Tuesday, parts of downtown Davenport, Iowa dramatically flooded after temporary flood barriers failed to stave off the gushing Mississippi River—which has crested to near record-setting levels in parts of Iowa and Illinois after hard-hitting snowf...
21:48, 05/01/2019

| Jakobsen holds off Sagan to win Tour of California Stage 4 Fabio Jakobsen sprinted to victory on the fourth stage of the Tour of California as overnight leader Tejay van Garderen clung onto the yellow jersey....
01:32, 05/16/2019

How UN cultural treasures helped set the stage for Game of Thrones From King’s Landing to the Iron Bank, so many of the breath-taking backdrops seen on the smash hit Game of Thrones television series are available for future generations to enjoy,  thanks to a key, but little-known role played by the United Nations c...
11:48, 04/28/2019

New street stage in Colwyn Bay for WRC event Wales Rally GB Britain's round of the World Rally Championship, Wales Rally GB, will include a new Saturday night spectator stage up and down the Colwyn Bay promenade on the North Wales coast...
09:32, 05/07/2019

UK Drivers to Stage Massive Strike Coinciding With Uber's IPO Rideshare drivers across the Atlantic have plans to sign off the Uber app and spend their time protesting in four major metro areas. The message, coordinated around Uber’s plans to go public, is a clear rebuke of the company’s IPO plan, which will ma...
10:16, 05/03/2019

Google workers stage sit-in to protest alleged retaliation Google employees worldwide are staging a sit-in to protest retaliation at the tech giant on the six-month anniversary of the #GoogleWalkout that saw 20,000 workers leave their offices to demonstrate against sexual harassment and pay inequity....
09:16, 05/01/2019

Pinch yourself: Aurélia Thierrée perfects the art of the steal on stage Bells and Spells casts the French star as a kleptomaniac in a performance that leaves the audience guessingIn her mystifying shows, Aurélia Thierrée has crossed the stage in an upside-down sedan, blown cigarette smoke through her ears and poured wine...
06:00, 05/01/2019

Britney Spears' manager says she may never return to the stage "It's clear to me she should not be going back to do this Vegas residency – not in the near future and possibly never again," Spears' manager said.        ...
07:48, 05/15/2019

Van Garderen takes over Tour of California lead on Stage 2 Kasper Asgreen held back as Tejay van Garderen shredded the remnants of the breakaway on the final climb, then swung past him to win the second stage of the Tour of California        ...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Pogacar wins Stage 6 of Tour of California to take lead Tadej Pogacar reeled in several top contenders on the final climb to Mt. Baldy, then matched every attack thrown down by Sergio Higuita        ...
19:00, 05/17/2019

| Algeria protesters stage first mass rally of Ramadan Protesters thronged Algeria's capital for the first Friday mass rally of Ramadan, pressing their demands for reforms and the departure of key figures from ousted president Abdelaziz Bouteflika's regime....
10:16, 05/10/2019

Toni Duggan determined to help Barcelona win on the biggest stage The former Manchester City forward is ready to face favourites Lyon and two England teammates in the Champions League finalWhen Toni Duggan swapped Manchester City for Barcelona the news transcended women’s football. As the first English player to jo...
12:00, 05/16/2019

When Warren Buffett Takes the Stage, Try Your Hand at Berkshire Bingo Optimism about America. Criticism of hedge funds. Disparagement of vegetables. Play along as the Berkshire Hathaway chairman hits on his favorite topics at his company’s annual meeting....
07:00, 05/03/2019

Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson diagnosed with stage two pancreatic cancer Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson has been diagnosed with stage two pancreatic cancer, but will continue to lead the company while he undergoes treatment.        ...
06:32, 05/03/2019

Peter Sagan wins opening stage of the Tour of California SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Peter Sagan has had trouble finding his way to the front at the finish this season. Turns out he just needed to get back to the Tour of California. The three-time road cycling world champion, and the winningest rider in race...
18:32, 05/12/2019

Poles stage banana protest over removal of 'indecent' artwork Around 1,000 people, many eating bananas to make their point, protested in front of Warsaw's National Museum on Monday over a decision last week to remove artworks deemed "indecent" by the museum's director....
12:00, 04/29/2019

'Almost Famous' stage musical from Cameron Crowe heading to San Diego Director Cameron Crowe is developing a stage musical based on his 2000 film "Almost Famous" that will premiere at San Diego's Old Globe theater in September....
10:16, 04/28/2019

Indians vote in final stage of gruelling election campaign Constituencies going to polls include Narendra Modi’s, where he won large majority in 2014Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of national elections, wrapping up a gruelling six-week campaign.Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party is se...
07:16, 05/19/2019

| Pogacar wins Tour of California as Bol claims final stage Tadej Pogacar won the Tour of California on Saturday, finishing safely in the pack as Cees Bol crossed the line first in a chaotic finish to the seventh and final stage....
01:48, 05/19/2019

Firefly has successfully tested the upper stage of its Alpha rocket Last Thursday Firefly Aerospace tested the second stage of its Alpha rocket. [credit: Edwards Media ] Last Thursday, on a green expanse at t...
04:48, 05/02/2019

Gaviria handed Stage 3 win after Viviani relegated for dangerous sprinting "Colombia’s Fernando Gaviria was awarded stage 3 of the Giro d’Italia following the relegation of initial winner Elia Viviani as Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic retained the pink jersey and Britain’s Tao Geoghegan Hart plunged out of the top 10."...
10:00, 05/13/2019

San Francisco Shock Complete Overwatch League's First-Ever Perfect Stage Whether you’re a professional basketball player or whoever left that Starbucks cup on the Game of Thrones set, everybody has off nights. Well, everybody except the rejuvenated San Francisco Shock. After a messy first season, they’ve spent season two ...
17:00, 05/06/2019

Climate change takes centre stage in Australia's election Two contenders for PM have very different messages about how to address environmental emergencyAs political leaders travel across Australia to deliver their election talking points in farms, factories and sports fields, they are criss-crossing a coun...
04:32, 05/07/2019

Poles stage protest rally in support of LGBT activist Hundreds of Polish gay rights activists staged a protest rally on Tuesday evening over the brief detention of a woman who posted images near a church of the Virgin Mary with her halo painted to resemble the rainbow flag of the LGBT community....
14:00, 05/07/2019

Kris Jenner Says She Loves Being an ''Obnoxious Stage Mom'' at the 2019 Met Gala Kris Jenner is loving the stage mom life. As the matriarch and boss of the Kardashian-Jenner family, Kris has a lot to be proud of. Not only are her kids majorly successful, they're......
18:00, 05/07/2019

Three-year-olds take center stage on international racing front The Kentucky Derby and Oaks contenders weren't the only 3-year-olds starring on the weekend racing scene with Guineas weekend in England and a top-level clash in Tokyo....
22:16, 05/06/2019

Politics takes center stage as Israel hosts Eurovision As host of this year’s Eurovision, Israel has tried to use the hugely popular song contest to flaunt itself as a tolerant and cosmopolitan country that is winning increased acceptance on the world stage...
11:48, 05/12/2019

Roglic retains Romandie title with time-trial stage win Defending champion Primoz Roglic retained the Tour de Romandie title by winning the final-day time trial Sunday to extend his decisive lead        ...
08:00, 05/05/2019

Key role of Venezuelan military in crisis takes center stage The critical role of the Venezuelan military in the country's crisis is on display this weekend as President Nicolás Maduro seeks to maintain its support and opposition leader Juan Guaidó tries to woo it to his side....
08:32, 05/04/2019

'Up to my kneecaps in water': New Orleans slammed with heavy rains, flooding streets Heavy rains swamped New Orleans on Sunday, inundating streets, stranding cars and shutting down all public streetcar and bus service.        ...
16:32, 05/12/2019

Spring thunderstorms, rain, dampen weekend weather outlook for Kentucky Derby and meteor shower viewing Thunderstorm forecast targets southern Plains, wet weather threat dampens outlook for Eta Aquarid meteor shower viewing.        ...
10:48, 05/03/2019

Jan Vertonghen injury: Head-injury experts demand protocol changes after Tottenham defender suffers heavy knock Leading head-injury experts have called for an overhaul of football's concussion protocols following the treatment of Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen on Tuesday....
06:48, 05/01/2019

Liverpool stage sensational comeback to beat Barcelona and reach final Of all the incredible nights at Anfield, where does this one count? It has to be at the very top, presumably, given who they were playing, the importance of the occasion and the overwhelming feeling, despite everything this stadium has witnessed over...
17:16, 05/07/2019

Bilbao bosses breakaway to win stage 7 as Conti retains maglia rosa "Spain’s Pello Bilbao won stage 7 of the Giro d’Italia from a select break in L’Aquila as Italian Valerio Conti retained his maglia rosa after a fast and frenetic day in the Abruzzo region of central Italy."...
08:32, 05/17/2019

Opinion: Bucks, Warriors sweeps would set stage for ultimate NBA Finals battle Both NBA conference finals have the potential to turn into blowouts, with the possibility of a pair of sweeps still on the table.        ...
11:48, 05/18/2019

| Cuban migrants stage mass escape from centre in south Mexico At least 1 300 mainly Cuban migrants escaped on foot from an immigration detention centre on Mexico's southern border in the largest mass escape in recent memory....
09:48, 04/28/2019

‘Wow’ factor puts Trent Alexander-Arnold centre stage for Liverpool Defender’s quick thinking sealed victory over Barcelona and his defining display was capped by a sporting gestureTwenty years old, on the same pitch as Lionel Messi, and it is your “genius moment” that Jürgen Klopp and the football world salute, afte...
22:32, 05/08/2019

Rush For Selfie With Trinamool's Nusrat Jahan Causes Stage Crash At Rally The rush for selfies caused a stage collapse at a rally of the ruling Trinamool Congress in Bengal's Jhargram today. Popular Bengali actor Nusrat Jahan had gone to the area to campaign for the......
04:32, 05/08/2019

Uli Hoeness takes center stage at football discussion lacking diversity Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness and Schalke's Clemens Tönnies were part of a panel at Bonn's academy for research and teaching talking about the role of football in Germany....
16:32, 05/16/2019

Protesters stage 'eat-in' after gallery removes video of woman eating banana Polish politicians and artists have taken to social media to protest a decision to remove an artwork depicting a woman eating a banana from a leading national gallery....
04:48, 05/01/2019

After Asansol Violence, Babul Supriyo Says Officer Stage-Managed Voting BJP leader and Union Minister Babul Supriyo on Tuesday denied allegations of threatening election officials at a voting booth in West Bengal during the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha election, and......
17:32, 04/30/2019

Masnada wins stage and Conti takes overall lead after brilliant breakaway "Valerio Conti moved into the overall lead of the Giro d’Italia and Fausto Masnada won the stage as a long breakaway day lit up the race on Thursday."...
09:16, 05/16/2019

New 2020 Land Rover Defender entering final stage of testing News 30 Apr, 2019 The final stage of the new Land Rover Defender’s development programme will be a field test based in Kenya with Tusk Trust...
03:00, 05/02/2019

Ami Horowitz hopes to 'bring some sanity' to Dem debate stage as he launches 2020 bid Documentary filmmaker Ami Horowitz officially threw his hat in the ring on Wednesday in the ever-expanding 2020 Democratic primary, hoping he'll "bring some sanity" to the Democratic debate stage as he seeks to qualify with 65,000 individual donors. ...
18:48, 05/10/2019

Carrie Underwood will let fans perform on stage with her – but there's a catch Want to perform with Carrie Underwood? The superstar is giving fans a chance to join her on stage. But they'll need to show off their rapping skills.        ...
12:32, 04/28/2019

Gun control takes center stage in 2020 Democratic presidential race U.S. Senator Cory Booker on Monday released a sweeping plan to curb gun violence by creating a national licensing program and repealing a law that gives gun manufacturers legal immunity, becoming the latest Democrat in the 2020 presidential race to m...
11:16, 05/06/2019

Pour Heavy Cream on Fruit Instead of Whipped Cream My dad lived in Washington state when I was a teen, which meant I spent many summers picking cherries and berries with my stepmom and sisters. Most of the fruit would be baked into pies and cobblers, but there was always a post-pick bowl of berries a...
12:32, 05/14/2019

Bristol-Myers' Opdivo fails late-stage brain cancer trial Bristol-Myers Squibb Co said on Thursday its immunotherapy Opdivo failed to meet the main goal of a late-stage trial testing it in patients with an aggressive form of tumor that affects the brain or the spine....
05:00, 05/09/2019

Jimi Famurewa reviews 144 On The Hill: A pretty stage set for cooking as high slapstick I am trying to remember the precise point during lunch at 144 On The Hill when my complex brew of feelings — pity, confusion, fascination at the sheer hapless horror of it — finally emerged as a sort of helpless, nervous laughter....
14:16, 05/02/2019

GW Pharma's epilepsy drug meets main goal in late-stage trial GW Pharmaceuticals Plc said on Monday its drug Epidiolex was successful in treating seizures in patients with a rare form of childhood epilepsy called tuberous sclerosis complex during a late-stage trial....
13:48, 05/06/2019

Pfizer's atopic dermatitis treatment meets goals in late-stage study Pfizer Inc's new atopic dermatitis treatment met the main goals in a late-stage study that tested the drug in patients aged 12 and older with moderate to severe forms of the disease, the drugmaker said on Wednesday....
07:00, 05/15/2019

Oregon Teachers Stage Mass Walkout as Teacher Revolt Continues to Spread Teachers strikes and walkouts continued to sweep the country this week, as Oregon teachers took personal days off school on Wednesday to protest at six sites across the state, according to CNN. Though the walkout was not technically a strike, 600 sch...
07:32, 05/09/2019

First Comes Marriage and Mental Health, Then Comes Music: How Justin Bieber Is Returning to the Stage on His Own Terms Justin Bieber is ready. The 25-year-old singer partnered with longtime friend Ed Sheeran to release a new single on Friday that is already a contender to be the song of summer 2019, a......
12:48, 05/10/2019

Drunk stripper hit boss with billiard ball after she was fired for falling off stage: cops She’ll break. A sloshed stripper chucked two pool balls at her boss’ face — busting the woman’s nose — because she was fired from an Oklahoma City jiggle joint, according to cops who arrested her. Pole dancer Ashley Priola, 26, is accused of going ba...
12:16, 05/17/2019

Liverpool Stage Utterly Sensational 4-0 Comeback Over Barcelona To Reach Champions League Final Liverpool have shocked the world. Heading back to Anfield after losing a dispiriting 3-0 first leg in Barcelona, Liverpool needed something resembling a miracle to reach their second straight Champions League final. And they found one, somehow, winni...
15:48, 05/07/2019

Roglic extends lead as Carapaz wins stage 4 after crash chaos derails Dumoulin "A massive crash with five kilometres remaining tore through the peloton and ended Dutchman Tom Dumoulin’s chances of Giro glory as Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic extended his lead in stage 4, won by the Ecuadorian Richard Carapaz."...
12:00, 05/14/2019

Britney Spears' manager says she may never return to the stage; judge orders conservatorship probe The judge overseeing Britney Spears' conservatorship has ordered a investigation into the team managing the singer's affairs.        ...
14:00, 05/15/2019

Pompeo slams Kerry over meeting with Iranians, undermining Trump administration: 'It's time to get off the stage' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo slammed his predecessor John Kerry, telling him “it's time to get off the stage” and stop inappropriately engaging with foreign leaders while undermining the Trump administration’s foreign policy....
09:48, 05/17/2019

Caster Semenya, Hero in South Africa, Fights Hormone Testing on a Global Stage The 28-year-old runner, who holds two Olympic gold medals, has been lauded for her resistance to international sports officials’ limits on female athletes....
15:48, 05/01/2019

Tottenham inspired by Liverpool heroics as they stage thrilling fightback at Ajax, reveals Danny Rose Danny Rose has revealed the Tottenham squad watched Liverpool's incredible Champions League victory on Tuesday and drew inspiration to stage a miraculous fightback of their own....
01:48, 05/09/2019

Who is that guy? Andrew Yang’s presidential campaign draws crowds, money and an expected spot on the Democratic debate stage. The tech entrepreneur is pushing a $12,000 annual income for adult U.S. citizens and lamenting a coming “crisis” as robots take jobs now held by humans....
03:16, 05/10/2019

A Concert To Remember: Kacey Musgraves Invited Cap’n Crunch To Sing With Her On Stage Last Night Just As A Ruse To Dump Pig Blood On Him And Make The Crowd Laugh Kacey Musgraves has established herself as one of the most amazing performers working today, and last night at a concert in Knoxville, TN, she wowed thousands of fans with a show they’ll remember forever: The country artist invited Cap’n Crunch to si...
10:16, 05/08/2019

Mariah Carey Throwing Her Used Tissue on Stage While Accepting an Award Is Peak Mariah What becomes an icon most? In Mariah Carey‘s case, it’s giving fans a very on-brand moment (and we all know how much she loves a “moment”) while accepting an award for being an icon. Mimi was in peak form as the Elusive Chante...
11:16, 05/02/2019

Trump on Mayor Pete on stage with husband: ‘I think it’s great’ Though critical of Mayor Pete, Trump decided on a softer tone in a sit down interview with the Fox News show, “The Next Revolution with Steve Hilton.”        ...
13:00, 05/17/2019

Shocking poll: 16% would give Trump 2 extra years, 7% would let him stay if defeated Nearly 2 of 10 Americans believe President Trump should be given two extra years in office because his agenda was stalled by the Russia election probe, and another 7% said he should stay in office if defeated, according to a new survey....
10:48, 05/16/2019

Stripped of women’s records, transgender powerlifter asks, ‘Where do we draw the line?’ Mary Gregory received the trophies, posed for photos and four days later was erased from the record books because organizers classified her as a man....
10:48, 05/16/2019

Giveaway! The awesome Kodak Printomatic camera will print your photos instantly This giveaway event is open to United States residents only.It's usually all phones all the time for us here at PhoneArena, but every once in a while, a cool gadget comes along that we just can't help but share with our beautiful readers.The latest o...
10:48, 05/16/2019

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

Ask Dr. NerdLove: Should I Trade Up For A 'Better' Girlfriend? Hello all you orgasm manatees of damnation, and welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column to help you navigate the lootboxes of love....
11:00, 05/16/2019

Paradise lost: 400 million pieces of trash discovered on beaches of remote tropical islands We know trash is everywhere on Earth, all the way from the top of Mount Everest to the very bottom of the ocean. Now, giant mounds of it are even washing up on the shores of otherwise pristine tropical islands in the Indian Ocean.   &#...
11:00, 05/16/2019

California officials reveal the cause of wildfire that killed 85 people and razed homes California’s most destructive wildfire killed 85 people and basically destroyed an entire city in 2018. The fire burned more than 150,000 acres.        ...
11:00, 05/16/2019

Toddler missing for 3 days found alive on 50-foot cliffside near strip mine Kenneth Howard, the missing Kentucky boy, was found just before 2 p.m. Wednesday in Floyd County in the area of a stripe mine.        ...
11:00, 05/16/2019

Missouri Senate passes bill to ban abortions at 8 weeks Missouri’s Republican-led Senate has now passed a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy.        ...
11:00, 05/16/2019

Small used cars are the most dangerous, study finds A new study suggests bigger is better when it comes to car safety. Online automotive marketplace and research outfit iseecars.com took fatal accident reports from NHTSA covering 2013 to 2017 models and combined them with information from its used car...
11:32, 05/16/2019

China criticizes US ‘abuse of export control’ against Huawei BEIJING — China’s government has criticized Washington for imposing export controls on technology sales to tech giant Huawei, saying it will “resolutely safeguard” Chinese companies. A foreign ministry spokesman, Lu Kang, criticized...
11:32, 05/16/2019

5G phones finally here: Verizon now selling Samsung Galaxy S10 5G; Sprint phones to follow Sprint announced that its first 5G smartphone from LG will go on sale May 31. Meanwhile, Verizon has started selling the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G.        ...
11:48, 05/16/2019

John Wick: Chapter 3: Parabellum review – franchise bloat for Keanu Reeves' hitman Third chunk of the ultraviolent series has its customary of balletic violence and delusional grandeur, but its no longer so light on its feetParabellum. That’s Latin, innit? And like everything about Keanu Reeves and stuntman turned director Chad Sta...
12:16, 05/16/2019

Could gut bacteria explain the link between stress and autoimmune disease? A mouse study shows that persistent social stress alters gut bacteria in ways that raise the likelihood of immune system attacks on the body's own tissues....
12:16, 05/16/2019

America needs to 'be the adult in the room' with Iran, says House Democrat Houlahan As rising tensions between the United States and Iran have prompted American officials to order non-emergency personnel out of Iraq, Rep. Chrissy Houlahan, D, Pa., argued that the safety of Americans a top priority, but it's crucial not to provoke Ir...
12:16, 05/16/2019

Belgium court: King Albert II must take paternity test, or pay $5K a day A Belgium court ruled Thursday that former King Albert must pay more than $5,500 every day until he agrees to submit to a paternity test, to see if he's the father of a well-known Belgian artist....
12:32, 05/16/2019

Europe Fines 5 Banks $1.2 Billion for Their Roles in Foreign Exchange Cartels Traders at Barclays, Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group and the Royal Bank of Scotland engaged in anti-competitive behavior, the European Commission found....
12:32, 05/16/2019

Cardinals star CB Patrick Peterson given 6-game PED suspension Arizona Cardinals star cornerback Patrick Peterson is being suspended for six games in 2019 after violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy....
12:48, 05/16/2019

During terrorist attacks, too many rules are stopping British first responders from saving lives An alarming trend has developed in recent British terrorist attacks: With the exception of the police, first responders are kept away from where they are needed....
12:48, 05/16/2019

Marvel’s boss just settled a big debate from ‘Avengers: Endgame’ With $2.5 billion under its belt as we approach the film’s fourth weekend at the box office, Avengers: Endgame isn’t just the biggest MCU movie to date, it’s about to become the highest-grossing movie of all time. It’s also pr...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Mets have a Jeff McNeil scare they really can’t afford WASHINGTON — Opposing pitchers have been unable to slow down Jeff McNeil, but an injury did Thursday against the Nationals. The Mets’ best hitter left the game after the top of the third with abdominal tightness, the team announced, addin...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Jets’ Maccagnan fallout: How Adam Gase fixes first mess on his hands Here are some thoughts and observations after digesting the news of the Jets firing general manager Mike Maccagnan and looking ahead to what’s next: 1. One area of fallout from Wednesday’s news that the Jets may have not anticipated was the reporting...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Bryce Harper is getting desperate You cannot get Bryce Harper out of the lineup. Knee goes into the wall? No problem. Batting average nears the Mendoza line? Uh, no problem? Harper was in the starting lineup Wednesday, going 1-for-4 with a strikeout in Philadelphia’s 5-2 loss t...
12:48, 05/16/2019

U.S. cancels $929 million in California high speed rail funds after appeal rejected The Trump administration said Thursday it was formally cancelling $929 million in previously awarded funding for California's high-speed rail program after rejecting an appeal by the state....
13:00, 05/16/2019

Sri Lanka Army Denies Colluding With Anti-Muslim Rioters Sri Lanka's army today denied allegations that its troops colluded with anti-Muslim mobs and failed to contain widespread riots that killed one man in a backlash against the Easter terror attacks....
13:00, 05/16/2019

The CW's Crisis On Infinite Earths will include every Arrowverse show and go for 5 hours Last year, just as Avengers: Infinity War fever was sweeping the nation, DC’s Legends Of Tomorrow threw in a familiar plot about collecting a series of magical stones that each have a particular super power. Unlike Infinity War, that ended with the h...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Allow Pam Grier to tell you about the time she saved Richard Pryor's horse Perhaps you’ve been wondering if at any point in the 1970s did film and television icon Pam Grier drive down a busy Los Angeles freeway in a luxury sports car with Richard Pryor’s injured horse, Ginger, in tow? Well, wonder no more, friends....
13:00, 05/16/2019

Production designer Scott Chambliss on how Godzilla: King Of The Monsters is like a Rembrandt painting Does anyone watch a monster movie for the human drama? With all due respect to the cast of Godzilla: King Of The Monsters, the thing we’re most curious about in Legendary’s upcoming monster-mash sequel is the creatures: What will they look like? Wher...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Keanu Reeves makes a welcome cameo in Netflix’s Always Be My Maybe trailer The best friends-who-fall-in-love rom-com theme goes back even farther than 1989’s When Harry Met Sally (for example, 1982’s Best Friends). But the premise is about to get a welcome upgrade in the cleverly titled Netflix production Always Be My Maybe...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Frank Miller and John Romita Jr. reunite in this Superman: Year One exclusive DC’s Black Label was announced as an imprint where premier superhero creators would get the opportunity to tell out-of-continuity stories featuring the publisher’s biggest heroes. Of the first books announced, Superman: Year One easily had the most d...
13:00, 05/16/2019

In a satisfying season finale, the Riverdale teens becomes pawns in a villainous revenge fantasy Who saw that one coming? In its season three finale, Riverdale finally unveils the true identity of its Gargoyle King, the puppet master behind two years worth of serial killers, addictive role-playing games, and intergenerational family trauma. Was ...
13:00, 05/16/2019

What Man United chief Ed Woodward thinks about Uefa's Champions League proposals With Manchester United missing out on Champions League football next season, Ed Woodward believes the radical changes being explored to the format of continental club competitions are "partly driven by domestic leagues across Europe not necessarily t...
13:16, 05/16/2019

A bunny sculpture by Jeff Koons just sold for $91.1 million — another sign that the art world is untethered from reality Koons effected in art what President Trump effected in politics: He choreographed a total collapse of the distinctions between achievement, fame, wealth, taste and success....
13:32, 05/16/2019

Neighbor from hell blasts theme from ‘The Addams Family’ at family A creepy, kooky British man blasted the theme of “The Addams Family” at his next-door neighbors — turning their lives into a “living hell” during a six-year campaign of harassment, according to a report. Neil Speight, 47, would turn up the volume of ...
13:32, 05/16/2019

Jumaane Williams joins chorus of critics after de Blasio announces 2020 run Public Advocate Jumaane Williams ripped Mayor Bill de Blasio’s job performance Thursday — and declared that he was “ready, willing and able” to take over should Hizzoner skip town for his quixotic presidential run. “I ran to be public advocate, I did...
13:32, 05/16/2019

Alabama governor denies reprieve for condemned killer Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey refused a reprieve for an inmate set for execution Thursday night, the prisoner’s lawyer said. Samra was convicted for a quadruple killing that occurred after a dispute over a pickup truck....
13:32, 05/16/2019

Asus ZenFone 6 has a flippable camera so it doesn't need a notch The Asus ZenFone 6 is the latest flagship phone from the brand, and it's bringing a full front screen thanks to a flippable camera that avoids the necessity of a notch.Instead of having separate front and rear cameras, you can just flip the came...
13:48, 05/16/2019

CW Unmasks Batwoman's Powerful Trailer and First Details Batwoman is here and she’s ready to fight. The CW has released the first trailer for Ruby Rose’s turn as the new Caped Crusader, as well as released info about when she and fellow super-heroine Nancy Drew are going to make their major debuts this fal...
14:00, 05/16/2019

RBI Asks Non-Banking Lending Companies To Appoint Risk Officers Reserve Bank of India said on Thursday that non-banking finance firms with asset size of more than Rs 5,000 crore should appoint a chief risk officer....
14:16, 05/16/2019

"Advance Alibi" For Poll Defeat: Arun Jaitley On Opposition Attacks Calling the attack on Election Commission by opposition parties an advance alibi for defeat, Union minister Arun Jaitley Thursday said India wants a better tomorrow and will not make suicidal choices......
14:16, 05/16/2019

"Namaz In Amethi, Temple In Ujjain": Smriti Irani Attacks Priyanka Gandhi In a bitter attack on Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday said the Congress general secretary offered ''namaz'' in Amethi and then also visited the Mahakaleshwar Temple in......
14:16, 05/16/2019

Verizon CEO touts 1.5Gbps peak 5G speed as S10 reviewers hit approved sites Verizon just set the top bar for its 5G service in two cities at 1.5Gbps, but realistically, few users are going to see that sort of speed with the S10 5G.Read More...
14:16, 05/16/2019

U.S. Congress to get classified Iran briefings next week: sources Officials from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration will conduct classified briefings on the situation with Iran next week, congressional sources said on Thursday, after both Democratic and Republican lawmakers asked for more information....
14:16, 05/16/2019

Vale tells prosecutors there is the risk of rupturing of new dam in Minas Brazilian iron ore miner Vale SA told prosecutors in the state of Minas Gerais that a dam is at risk of rupturing at its Gongo Soco mine, about 40 miles (65 kilometers) from where its Brumadiho dam collapsed, leaving more than 230 people dead....
14:16, 05/16/2019

Vita Coco is getting downright pissy with internet trolls Don’t piss off Vita Coco… The coconut water brand will apparently go to any lengths to get people to try its new product — even if it means sending a jar of one of its employee’s pee to a Twitter troll. Coconut water is a divisive flavor. Its p...
14:32, 05/16/2019

MG ZS EV: electric SUV lands in UK at London motor show Kia Soul EV rival to go on sale in September, and brand boss promises "value for money" MG's first fully electric model, the ZS EV, has made its UK public debut at the 2019 London motor show.  On display for interested punters to examine until 19 Ma...
14:32, 05/16/2019

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

Lost Your Passport? For Americans in Austria, Any McDonald’s Can Help Under a new partnership announced by the United States Embassy in Vienna, American citizens can go to any of the 194 fast-food restaurants to seek help....
14:48, 05/16/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Cannes Film Festival: It’s Apocalypse Now, Thanks to Jim Jarmusch The start of this year’s festival has all the customary stars and glamour as well as flesh-eating American zombies and a Brazilian fight to the death....
14:48, 05/16/2019

Republicans, Men and Christians Aren't Trying to Ban Abortions. White People Are News outlets across the country have characterized two recent bills that effectively banned abortions in Georgia and Alabama in a number of ways. Some media outlets have painted the laws as Republican measures while others have painted it as the bypr...
14:48, 05/16/2019

Pot legalization increases car crashes, injuries, but little effect on hospitalization In Colorado, motor vehicle accidents went up by 10 percent, and alcohol abuse and overdoses that resulted in injury or death climbed by 5 percent, after marijuana was legalized in the state....
14:48, 05/16/2019

'Big Bang Theory' star Jim Parsons revealed why he didn't want to keep playing Sheldon Cooper CBS’ smash-hit “The Big Bang Theory” will air its final episode tonight, and the star that ultimately decided to stop doing the show is opening up about his decision. ...
15:00, 05/16/2019

Metro banks on discount share placing to cover blunder Embattled lender Metro Bank has moved to end concerns over its finances by selling new shares, at a discounted price, and raising more than the £350m targeted....
15:16, 05/16/2019

Money from Nipsey Hussle and DJ Khaled's new song, "Higher," will go to slain rapper's kids The marathon continues, DJ Khaled says, announcing on Instagram that his upcoming album will include a track with Nipsey Hussle and that all the money from the song will go to the slain rapper's children....
15:32, 05/16/2019

More than 485,000 'Game of Thrones' fans sign petition calling for a redo of Season 8 "This series deserves a final season that makes sense," the Change.org petition read, echoing fans who are angry about the rushed final season.        ...
15:32, 05/16/2019

AMC orders episodic anthology series from Black Mirror and Stranger Things writer AMC already has a season-long anthology series in the form of The Terror, but now it’s getting the other kind of anthology show from writer Will Bridges (a veteran of Black Mirror and Stranger Things). According to a press release, the untitled six-e...
15:32, 05/16/2019

That time Keanu Reeves rode a horse through Brooklyn Hi ho, Keanu! In the third chapter in the John Wick film franchise, “Parabellum,” out Friday, the resourceful title hitman (Keanu Reeves) steals a horse and gallops down 86th street and 19th Avenue in Bensonhurst beneath the elevated D train tracks, ...
15:48, 05/16/2019

Trump says ‘I hope not’ about getting into war with Iran WASHINGTON – President Trump suggested Thursday that he wasn’t gunning for a military conflict with Iran.. “I hope not,” the president responded when asked by a reporter outside the White House if the U.S. was going to war with Iran. That answe...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Trump announces sweeping immigration plan to favor educated, skilled workers President Trump on Thursday unveiled a sweeping immigration reform plan that would favor people with top educations and skills and sharply limit those admitted at random or solely because they have family in the US. “We’re here on this very beautiful...
16:00, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 2-Chip gear maker Applied Materials results beat estimates, shares rise Applied Materials Inc forecast third-quarter profit and revenue above estimates and reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Thursday, allaying investor concerns about slowing semiconductor demand....
16:16, 05/16/2019

Musk to review all of Tesla's expenses in new cost cutting plan Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk told employees on Thursday that he, along with new finance head, will review all future expenses as part of an initiative to cut costs, according to an email seen by Reuters....
16:16, 05/16/2019

| 'See you again - maybe': Kyrgios disqualified in Rome Nick Kyrgios was disqualified from the Italian Open after throwing a chair across court in a foul-mouthed tantrum before storming off during his match....
16:16, 05/16/2019

Japan tests new Shinkansen bullet train prototype The next-generation ALFA-X train is on course to become the fastest in the world. Testing will continue for three years, and the train is scheduled to go into use in 2030....
16:32, 05/16/2019

Lucky the lynx killed in car accident The male lynx was killed on a state road along with the deer he was hunting. Lucky was one of the first lynx to be resettled in the wilderness of the western German state of Rhineland-Palatinate....
16:32, 05/16/2019

Looking beyond streaming services: What comes next? Streaming services are still viewed as the future of the music industry. But experience tells us that new things can take over more quickly than expected. What could come after streaming, DW's Dina Slanjankic wonders....
16:32, 05/16/2019

Cuba says Boeing 737 plane crash last year likely due to crew errors Cuba said on Thursday an investigation into the crash a year ago of a Boeing 737 in Havana that killed all but one of the 113 people aboard suggests the most probable cause was errors by the crew that died in the tragedy....
16:32, 05/16/2019

Flynn gave info on attempts to obstruct Mueller probe: court filing Former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn gave Special Counsel Robert Mueller information about multiple attempts by people to obstruct the Russia investigation, according to court documents made public on Thursday....
16:32, 05/16/2019

Facebook Bans Israeli Firm Over Fake Political Activity Facebook removed hundreds of fake accounts, pages and groups linked to a commercial entity based in Israel, the social-media giant’s latest move to curb abusive content, including efforts to influence elections....
16:32, 05/16/2019

Bayer bets on 'silver bullet' defense in Roundup litigation; experts see hurdles Bayer AG plans to argue that a $2 billion jury award and thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming its glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup causes cancer should be tossed because a U.S. regulatory agency said the herbicide is not a public health risk....
16:48, 05/16/2019

Andy Murray receives knighthood from Prince Charles Two-time Wimbledon champion Andy Murray received his knighthood from Prince Charles on Thursday, more than two years after he was awarded the honor by Queen Elizabeth II....
17:00, 05/16/2019

Mexican consulates to perform same-sex marriages Mexico's foreign affairs secretary has instructed the country's consulates throughout the world to allow all citizens, regardless of gender, to marry in their offices....
17:00, 05/16/2019

The Latest: Trump immigration plan includes public donations WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s immigration plan (all times local): 7:55 p.m. The immigration plan unveiled by President Donald Trump includes a proposal to allow public donations to pay for his long-promised southern b...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Profar slam, A’s romp 17-3 for 13th straight win over Tigers DETROIT (AP) — Jurickson Profar hit his first career grand slam and the Oakland Athletics routed Detroit 17-3 Thursday for their 13th straight victory over the Tigers. Josh Phegley had four hits, including one of Oakland’s five home runs, as th...
17:00, 05/16/2019

New Yorker convicted of giving material support to Hezbollah NEW YORK (AP) — A New Yorker has been convicted of providing material support to Hezbollah. A jury returned its verdict Thursday against Ali Kourani in Manhattan federal court. Kourani could face life in prison at a sentencing scheduled for September...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Yelich goes deep twice, Brewers beat Phillies 11-3 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Christian Yelich took advantage of the few pitches he saw in the zone. Yelich hit his major league-leading 17th and 18th homers to help Zach Davies and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-3 Thursday. Yasmani Gr...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Boeing Faces More FAA Requests as It Completes 737 MAX Fix Boeing completed a software fix for its 737 MAX jets but faces additional information requests from U.S. aviation regulators, another hurdle in returning the troubled aircraft to passenger service, the company said....
17:00, 05/16/2019

A Broken System: Massachusetts’ Courts Are Still Working Through A Massive Backlog Of Pending Witch Trials It’s no secret that America’s judicial system is in desperate need of an overhaul, and a mounting crisis in the Bay State shows just how bad things have gotten: According to newly uncovered documents, Massachusetts’ courts are still working through a...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Amazon Finally Updated Its Dirt Cheap Fire 7 Tablet Amazon’s Fire 7 tablet—you know, the one you bought two Black Fridays ago because it was like thirty dollars—just got its first upgrade in years, while maintaining the same bargain basement $50 MSRP....
17:16, 05/16/2019

The world is ending in The Good Fight's season three finale In its third season, The Good Fight pushed the boundaries of its own universe. Characters broke the fourth wall; random musical interludes interrupted scenes; the story’s Big Bad was literally...Donald Trump. In its finale, the world is ending—from c...
17:16, 05/16/2019

Opinion: Trail Blazers need to get nasty vs. Warriors to avoid humiliation It's time for the Portland Trail Blazers to get nasty because, hey – if not in the Western Conference finals vs. the Golden State Warriors, when?        ...
17:16, 05/16/2019

Rangers belt 5 home runs in 16-1 rout of Royals Rougned Odor homered twice, Willie Calhoun went deep for the second straight day, and the Texas Rangers routed the Kansas City Royals 16-1 on Thursday        ...
17:16, 05/16/2019

Beyond the runway: six Australian fashion labels doing things differently Fashion’s business model is neither sustainable nor ethical in a world of depleted resources. So designers are thinking againAustralian fashion week is in full swing in Sydney. Models stomping down the Carriageworks runways in bikinis and tiny dresse...
17:32, 05/16/2019

Rep. Dan Kildee on Trump's tax returns: Responsibilities to the Constitution trump his own privacy interests President Trump, as a public officer, had responsibilites that superseded his own interests in privacy over his taxes.Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Mich., suggested as much while defending his party's decision to demand Trump's tax returns....
17:48, 05/16/2019

In Alabama, Opposition to Abortion Runs Deep Even before the near-total ban that Alabama’s governor signed late Wednesday, only three clinics remained in the state. The state is aiming for zero....
17:48, 05/16/2019

Dooku: Jedi Lost Makes Me Wish There Were More Prequels to The Phantom Menace The Phantom Menace is on the precipice of turning 20 years old. The lasting legacy of what it added (for better and worse) to Star Wars’ rich tapestry is still being debated today, but the recent release of another bit of prequel storytelling has had...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Renowned Biohacker Is Being Investigated for Practicing Medicine Without a License A NASA scientist-turned-biohacker celebrity and entrepreneur—who has won over mad scientists around the world for his anti-establishment science advocacy—is reportedly being investigated for practicing medicine without a license. Read more......
18:00, 05/16/2019

Android's Live Transcribe gets sound alerts and transcript saving Google is making Live Transcribe, its Android app for easy voice transcription, a lot more useful. Now, in addition to jotting down spoken words, it'll also make you aware of things like a dog barking or audience clapping. It'll give deaf a...
18:48, 05/16/2019

Google promises it won't cut off Works With Nest prematurely Google angered more than a few smart home enthusiasts when it announced that it was shutting down Works With Nest, but it at least has some news to reassure fans of the Nest ecosystem. The company has shared an updated plan that explains what happen...
18:48, 05/16/2019

Gannett defeats newspaper rival MNG’s hostile takeover attempt Newspaper giant Gannett won all eight board seats in a hotly contested shareholder vote on Thursday, winning a bitter proxy war with its cost-cutting rival MNG Enterprises. MNG, reviled by journalists for slashing staff at papers like the Denver Post...
18:48, 05/16/2019

Is California ready to ban gas-powered cars? Not yet. But they're thinking about it A top regulator came close Thursday, but ultimately backed away from directly raising the notion of giving the boot to exhaust-belching automobiles.        ...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Hurricane director looks ahead to 2019 season National Hurricane Center director Ken Graham says a warmer atmosphere could lead to more frequent, heavy storms in a preview of the official hurricane outlook forecast to be released at the end of the month. (May 17)       ...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Death row inmate forgoes last meal, asks supporters to feed homeless Condemned inmates in Tennessee can spend up to $20 on a last meal before they are executed. Donnie Edward Johnson declined to pick one.        ...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Here's Why Fans Think Trey Songz Just Became a Dad Congratulations may be in order for Trey Songz. The "Slow Motion" and "Chi Chi" singer certainly got fans talking Thursday morning when he took to Instagram and shared a......
19:16, 05/16/2019

Khloe Kardashian Gets Candid About Caitlyn Jenner's Relationship With Sophia Hutchins Khloe Kardashian says Caitlyn Jenner's partner Sophia Hutchins is "really sweet." The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star made her comments to Laura Wasser on an episode of......
19:16, 05/16/2019

Using cart 'almost embarrassing', says Daly after riding Bethpage John Daly said it had been almost embarrassing riding a cart in the PGA Championship first round at Bethpage Black, where he limped and puffed his way around the long and hilly course on Thursday....
19:16, 05/16/2019

Elton John biopic 'Rocketman' blows Cannes away Maradona isn't the only star in town – the Elton John biopic Rocketman blew the Cannes film festival away Thursday, with a warts-and-all movie about his wild rock 'n' roll years....
19:16, 05/16/2019

Taboos fall away as far-right EU candidates breach red line Virulent language castigating immigration and Islam is creeping from extremist fringe groups on social media and the dark web into politics, gaining new visibility ahead of this month's European Parliament elections....
19:16, 05/16/2019

Viacom betting big that Pluto TV will rival Netflix, Amazon Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney+ and…Pluto TV? Viacom boss Bob Bakish is betting big on a little-known startup to compete among a fast-growing crop of video-streaming titans — but media insiders wonder whether the millennial viewers he’s targetin...
19:32, 05/16/2019

She Served $8 School Lunch To Teen Who Couldn't Pay. Then She Was Fired A cafeteria worker in Canaan, New Hampshire, was fired after a supervisor caught her violating her employer's policy. Her offense? Giving food worth $8 to a student with no money in his account....
19:32, 05/16/2019

Police station mocked for photo of knife haul – that includes a spoon A British police station this week lauded themselves with a picture on Twitter designed to showcase their efforts at tackling knife crime -- but didn't quite scoop up the coverage they were hoping for....
19:32, 05/16/2019

More than half of Americans believe their salary is ‘unfairly low’ A new survey found that while 87 percent of Americans like their jobs, 41 percent would leave them to do something they hate. The average desired salary for a despised job? $77,000....
19:32, 05/16/2019

This daily trick can help keep your brain sharp The secret to a healthier brain is a puzzling one. A new study of 19,000 adults over 50 years old finds that older people who do daily number and word puzzles have sharper brains, according to the findings published in the International Journal of Ge...
19:32, 05/16/2019

Bad news, journalists: Robots are writing really good headlines now Journalism is hard. Hours of research and writing culminate with publishing a piece with little more than blind faith that it’ll be well-received. Most aren’t. And for those that flop, it’s typically the headline we start with when trying to diagnose...
19:48, 05/16/2019

Cardinals' Peterson suspended 6 games for PED violation Arizona Cardinals All-Pro cornerback Patrick Peterson has been suspended for the first six games of the 2019 season for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy        ...
19:48, 05/16/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold edges lower as improved risk sentiment dents safe-haven demand Gold extended its losses on Friday, following its biggest one-day percentage loss in a month in the previous session on a firmer dollar and as a strong U.S. data, corporate results boosted investor appetite for riskier assets....
20:16, 05/16/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - May 17 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
20:16, 05/16/2019

LATAM Airlines posts loss pressured by strong dollar, Argentina's recession Chile's LATAM Airlines, the largest airline in the region, posted on Thursday a $60 million loss in the first quarter, compared with a $92 million profit in the same period last year, due to a strong U.S. dollar and weak demand from Argentina....
20:16, 05/16/2019

Total CEO says planned buy of Anadarko's Africa assets 'perfectly fitting' French energy giant Total SA's planned acquisition of U.S. firm Anadarko's African assets is "perfectly fitting" with the company's overall strategy and helps play to its strengths, Chief Executive Patrick Pouyanne said on Thursday....
20:16, 05/16/2019

‘Not a big deal’ NYPD Lt. texted after Eric Garner’s death An NYPD lieutenant assured an underling shortly after Eric Garner’s fatal arrest that the situation was “not a big deal,” it was revealed on the fourth day of Officer Daniel Pantaleo’s departmental trial, drawing gasps from Ga...
20:16, 05/16/2019

Scott Pruitt Did Even More Corruption Than Previously Thought Former EPA head Scott Pruitt and his staff spent $124,000 on unnecessary first and business class travel during his time in the Trump administration, according to new information unearthed by the EPA’s Office of the Inspector General and reported by ...
20:32, 05/16/2019

Australia's former prime minister Bob Hawke dies at 89 Bob Hawke, a transformative and charismatic left-wing lawmaker with a "larrikin' streak who served as Australian prime minister from 1983 to 1991, died on Thursday aged 89, his family said....
21:16, 05/16/2019

U.S. House panel threatens action to get Mueller report documents U.S. House Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff said on Thursday the committee plans to take "enforcement action" to compel the Department of Justice to provide it with documents after Attorney General William Barr disregarded its subpoena....
21:32, 05/16/2019

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

Air taxi startup Lilium stages test 'hover' of five-seater prototype Air taxi startup Lilium has staged a successful maiden flight of a five-seater prototype that it hopes to bring into service by 2025 to whisk passengers between cities without the hassle of an airport check-in....
21:48, 05/16/2019

A surprisingly warm RuPaul’s Drag Race bids a last farewell before heading to the finale Sometimes performers have a particularly good day. All the hard work comes together and they’re able to get into the flow and execute at their peak. Everything that can go right, that should go right, does. And sometimes, they don’t. An issue or inse...
22:00, 05/16/2019

Colbert thinks Alabama's new viral marketing campaign for The Handmaid's Tale is going a little far It’s been a bad week in America—which is to say, it’s been a bad couple of years in America, and this week saw that badness manifest in one of its most obviously upsetting forms—as a number of states, including Alabama, Mississippi, Ohio, and Georgia...
22:00, 05/16/2019

Warriors' Durant out at least another week Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is not yet ready to resume on-court work and will be re-evaluated in a week, the team announced Thursday, shortly before Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
22:16, 05/16/2019

Watch: Trail Blazers' Seth Curry steals ball from Warriors' Stephen Curry Portland Trail Blazers guard Seth Curry one-upped his brother and Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry in the second quarter of Game 2 on Thursday night....
23:00, 05/16/2019

Add ‘Surprise Billing’ to U.S. Health Care Worries A rare point of potential common ground for U.S. President Donald Trump and members of Congress from both parties has emerged on the topic of medical bills. Much of the debate over health care in America -- which unlike most rich nations doesn’t prov...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Factbox: Selected works of architect I.M. Pei I.M. Pei, whose modern designs and high-profile projects made him one of the best-known and most prolific architects of the 20th century, has died, the New York Times reported on Thursday. He was 102....
23:32, 05/16/2019

Flight Sim Developer Arrested For Selling F-16 Manuals [Update] A Russian national is currently being held in Weber County, Utah, after being arrested and charged with “conspiring against the United States, smuggling and violating the Arms Export Control Act”. All over what he claims are some manuals he was using...
00:32, 05/17/2019

African Markets - Factors to watch on May 17 The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Friday. - - - - - GLOBAL MARKETS Asian shares were struggling to end a bleak we...
00:32, 05/17/2019

Charlton have everything in place for Premier League return, says Lee Bowyer The protests have been put on hold at Charlton. Negativity towards unpopular owner Roland Duchatelet has, for now, been replaced by hope at The Valley as Lee Bowyer has given fans something to celebrate after years of turmoil....
00:48, 05/17/2019

WhatsApp, Security and Spyware: What Happened WhatsApp's revelation of a security flaw allowing hackers to inject spyware on smartphones raised fresh concerns about the security of the mobile ecosystem....
01:00, 05/17/2019

Flipkart Big Shopping Days Sale: Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale is currently underway with discounts and bundled offers on a large selection of mobile phones. We've handpicked some of the best offers on mobile phones that are......
01:00, 05/17/2019

Networking is pointless — unless you follow this important rule, relationship expert says To be an effective networker, it's important to view relationships as "capital," says Zvi Band, relationship strategist and author of "Success Is in Your Sphere."...
01:32, 05/17/2019

Curry soars as Warriors rally from 15-point deficit to Trail Blazers in Game 2 Curry pours in 37 points as Warriors take 2-0 series leadCJ McCollum misses driving jumper with 32 seconds leftThese Golden State Warriors have long been able to score in fabulous, jaw-dropping flurries. Down by eight to the Portland Trail Blazers at...
01:32, 05/17/2019

Italy's Di Maio not worried over possible European sanctions Italian Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Friday he was not worried over possible EU sanctions in case of violation of fiscal rules, as he was confident European leadership would change after May 26 European elections....
01:32, 05/17/2019

U.S. citizen arrested during protests in Nicaragua killed in prison shooting The Nicaraguan government said on Thursday a man arrested in May last year during months of anti-government protests was killed in a shooting at the prison near Managua where he was being held....
01:32, 05/17/2019

Trump wants his border barrier to be painted black with spikes. He has other ideas, too. Pointed tops. Fewer gates. Resistance to climbing. The president’s frequently changing design requests have frustrated Homeland Security officials and military engineers....
01:48, 05/17/2019

Pakistan doctor arrested after 400 children diagnosed with HIV Authorities investigating if Muzaffar Ghangharo, who has Aids, knowingly spread virusA doctor has been arrested in Pakistan after more than 400 children and 100 adults tested positive for HIV, with authorities investigating whether he intentionally i...
01:48, 05/17/2019

Google's Translatotron AI could translate languages into your own voice If you've ever visited a foreign country, you'll know how difficult it can be to get by when you don't speak the language – and even with apps like Google Translate readily available on most smartphones, using translation tools ...
02:32, 05/17/2019

Man City vs Watford live stream: how to watch the FA Cup final 2019 from anywhere So who do you fancy for the 2019 FA Cup Final? The treble-seeking Manchester City or the plucky underdogs Watford? Whoever you're cheering on, you can get an FA Cup Final live stream of Man City vs Watford wherever you are. No matter how big a H...
02:32, 05/17/2019

On This Day: The great Sugar Ray Leonard was born He was born on 17 May 1956, he was perfectly proportioned, graceful, quick and ruthless, Sugar Ray Leonard had it all, writes our former editor Claude Abrams The post On This Day: The great Sugar Ray Leonard was born appeared first on Boxing News....
02:48, 05/17/2019

Doris Day ‘didn’t want to audition for Hollywood,’ biographer claims: ‘She fell into it’ Doris Day, the sunny blonde who became America’s ultimate girl next day and one of the biggest stars in the ‘50s and ‘60s, almost never made it to Hollywood....
02:48, 05/17/2019

Roy Moore weighs AL Senate re-run despite GOP opposition Conservative lightning rod Roy Moore of Alabama, narrow loser of a turbulent special election for Senate in 2017, is considering a fresh run next year....
03:32, 05/17/2019

Deportee tried to re-enter US with boy not his son, ICE says amid child-smuggling crackdown A Honduran man who had been deported in 2013 was charged with alien smuggling in Texas last week for trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border with a 6-month-old child he falsely claimed was his son, U.S. immigration officials said....
03:32, 05/17/2019

CDC: Salmonella Outbreaks Could Be Linked To Backyard Poultry (LEX 18)– Health officials are investigating an outbreak of salmonella infections linked to contact with backyard poultry. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting that 52 people have been infected with the outbreak. Strains ...
03:48, 05/17/2019

Morocco says it’s cutting illegal migrant crossings to Spain RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Morocco’s border security chief says the North African kingdom is using new tactics to cut into the surge of migrants seeking to reach Europe, stopping about 25,000 attempts to reach Spain so far this year. Khalid Zerouali...
03:48, 05/17/2019

An emotional send-off for lovable geeks of ‘Big Bang Theory’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Big Bang Theory” has ended its 12-season run with some big changes for its band of lovable geeks. The CBS sitcom aired its final two episodes Thursday in an hour-long finale that drew the series to a close after 27...
03:48, 05/17/2019

Air strike kill eight police in southern Afghanistan, says official An air strike killed at least eight policeman in Afghanistan's Helmand province, a government official said on Friday, the latest casualties from a rise in air and ground operations against the Afghan Taliban....
04:00, 05/17/2019

The Tiger Boom That Never Materialized Tiger Woods has reclaimed golf’s spotlight heading into the P.G.A. Championship, but his stardom has not produced a diverse array of stars, which some had predicted....
04:16, 05/17/2019

| England's Vunipola faces race against time for RWC England prop Mako Vunipola is in danger of missing the World Cup later this year after being ruled out of action for at least three months due to a hamstring injury....
04:32, 05/17/2019

Mom Bod: 3 ways moms can embrace their postpartum beauty Bryttany Hyde of Woodstock, Georgia, encourages moms to celebrate their bodies by turning the camera on themselves once in a while.        ...
04:32, 05/17/2019

Galaxy S10 5G speed tests show Verizon’s 5G network is getting faster and faster The Galaxy S10 5G smartphone is now available from Verizon, which means you’ll soon be able to test out the carrier’s 5G network assuming you reside in one of the first Verizon 5G markets. We’ve already seen early tests performed on...
04:32, 05/17/2019

Poland's church head says film on sex abuse not an attack The head of Poland's Catholic church says that recent revelations of abuse of minors by priests do not amount to an attack on the church but will help its cleansing....
04:32, 05/17/2019

India's ruling party takes election battle to West Bengal India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken his ruling party's fight to the state of West Bengal, where it hopes to retain a majority in staggered general elections concluding this week....
04:32, 05/17/2019

Morocco says it's cutting illegal migrant crossings to Spain The North African kingdom of Morocco is using new tactics to cut into the surge of migrants seeking to use it as a springboard to get to Europe, stopping about 25,000 attempts to reach Spain so far this year, mainly via the Strait of Gibraltar....
04:32, 05/17/2019

Taiwan becomes first in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage Taiwan’s parliament voted to legalize same-sex marriage Friday, becoming the first in Asia with a comprehensive law that both allows and lays out the terms for couples from the same sex to get married....
04:32, 05/17/2019

Futures dip after China's tough stance on trade U.S. stock index futures dipped on Friday, following three consecutive sessions of gains, as trade worries returned after a Chinese newspaper took a hard stance on the tariff dispute between the United States and China....
04:48, 05/17/2019

"Will Never Forgive Pragya Thakur For Insulting Bapu": PM On Godse Remark In the huge controversy over comments by BJP leaders glorifying Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse, including by Pragya Singh Thakur who called him a "deshbhakt (patriot)", Prime Minister......
04:48, 05/17/2019

Congress Candidate Declares Rs 7 Crore Deposits In Swiss Bank Congress's Lok Sabha candidate from here Sunil Kumar Jakhar has declared movable assets worth Rs 1.53 crore, besides an over Rs 7 crore deposit in a Swiss bank in his wife's name, according to an......
04:48, 05/17/2019

Madhya Pradesh Poll Officer Files Report On Pragya Thakur's Godse Remark The Madhya Pradesh chief electoral officer has submitted a report to the Election Commission over BJP's Bhopal Lok Sabha candidate Pragya Singh Thakur calling Mahatma Gandhi's killer Nathuram Godse a......
04:48, 05/17/2019

England will not walk off pitch for racist abuse, says Southgate "England manager Gareth Southgate has said his players will not walk off the pitch in protest if they are racially abused by supporters following discussions with his squad and staff."...
05:00, 05/17/2019

University backtracks on disputed Voynich manuscript theory Bristol distances itself from academic who claims to have solved century-old mysteryA university that breathlessly declared one of its academics had cracked the code of the celebrated Voynich manuscript has been forced into an embarrassing climbdown ...
05:32, 05/17/2019

FIFA 19 TOTS Watch: Premier League Team of The Season Countdown and potential FUT updates FIFA 19 Premier League players will today be honoured as part of EA Sports Team of the Season squad. But before that, the developer is once again hosting TOTSWATCH around the UK....
06:16, 05/17/2019

Trump delays tariffs on imported autos for six months President Trump faced a Saturday deadline to make a decision on recommendations by the Commerce Department to protect the U.S. auto industry from imports on national security grounds. ...
06:32, 05/17/2019

Masuko to step down as Mitsubishi Motors CEO; Kato to succeed him Mitsubishi Motors said Osamu Masuko will step down as its CEO on June 21 and be replaced by Takao Kato, who is president of its operations in Indonesia. Masuko, 70, will retain his role as chairman of the board, Mitsubishi said in a statement....
06:32, 05/17/2019

Croatia's WWII divisions in the open as Merkel visits Croatia's divisions over its World War II legacy will be out in the open when German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits the country to drum up support for moderate, conservative candidates in the upcoming elections to the European Parliament....
06:32, 05/17/2019

7 Best East Indian Foods: Regional Recipes From West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar, Assam And More East Indian Foods: Find here the best of East Indian Foods that you can try at home. From dalma, litti chokha, fish curries to momos and thukpa, we've got it all with key ingredients and a step by......
06:48, 05/17/2019

Iran Foreign Minister Asks China to Help Save Nuclear Deal Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif asked China to help save the nuclear deal, seeking to bolster ties as the U.S. intensifies its campaign to isolate Iran....
06:48, 05/17/2019

Carly Rae Jepsen: Dedicated review – dusky disco glories (Schoolboy/Interscope)With less of the belt-it-out bombast, Jepsen presents her more confident, seductive and cheeky sides – all are welcomeShe’ll forever be synonymous with Call Me Maybe. But Carly Rae Jepsen’s real trademark contrasts innocence – a...
06:48, 05/17/2019

Le Mans MotoGP: Maverick Vinales leads crash-filled practice Maverick Vinales topped a crash-filled Friday afternoon MotoGP practice for the French Grand Prix at Le Mans as Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi was left facing a possible Q1 appearance again...
07:00, 05/17/2019

Roger Federer and Naomi Osaka Withdraw From Italian Open With Injuries Federer reported a right leg injury before his match against Stefanos Tsitsipas, while Osaka said her right hand was injured before she was to play Kiki Bertens....
07:16, 05/17/2019

Inside the relationship that unleashed Steph Curry's greatness Before the Warriors guard could inspire a generation to believe that no shot was impossible, he had to believe it himself. This is the story of the coach who instilled that belief....
07:32, 05/17/2019

Brooks Koepka is the monster Tiger Woods created Tiger inspired a generation of golfers. Now one is out to stop him. Say hello to Brooks Koepka, the man standing in Tiger's -- and everyone else's -- way....
07:32, 05/17/2019

How the Nationals won a series for the first time in a month It has been a grim start for Washington, but with Gerardo Parra providing a spark Thursday, the Nats and their fans finally have something to shout about....
07:32, 05/17/2019

Supporters Celebrate Taiwan’s Same-Sex Marriage Law Taiwan’s legislature approved Asia’s first same-sex marriage law on Friday. Same-sex marriage supporters gathered outside Parliament in Taipei while the vote was in process....
07:32, 05/17/2019

Tom Daley on how fatherhood helped him fight back from injury and illness to brink of world No1 Concussion, pneumonia, a glandular fever-esque illness and a shin problem; last season was a never-ending catalogue of physical setbacks for Tom Daley....
07:48, 05/17/2019

Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek says he feels 'more confusion than sadness' after rupturing Achilles Ruben Loftus-Cheek has spoken for the first time since suffering a season-ending injury, with the Chelsea midfielder confirming that his surgery was a success....
07:48, 05/17/2019

EU citizens in UK to use EU vote to have a say on Brexit An election for the European Parliament this month is giving the 3 million Europeans who are living in Britain a chance to pass judgment on the Brexit decision that has left their lives in limbo...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Grumpy Cat, who entertained millions online, dies at age 7 MORRISTOWN, Ariz. (AP) — Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss expression entertained millions on the internet, has died at age 7. Her owners wrote on social media Friday that she experienced complications from a urinary tract infection and “passed away p...
08:00, 05/17/2019

EU extends sanctions against Assad’s Syria regime for a year BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is prolonging sanctions against the Syrian regime of President Bashar Assad for a year due to its continued crackdown against civilians in the war-ravaged country. EU headquarters said Friday that the 28-nation bloc...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Michael Bloomberg announces St. Louis climate conference ST. LOUIS (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has announced that his philanthropic foundation will fund a conference at Washington University in St. Louis that will focus on mitigating the effects of climate change. The St. Louis Post...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Samsung phones have a clever new hidden feature you won’t find on any iPhone Samsung’s Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10, and Galaxy S10+ are easily the company’s most exciting new flagship smartphones in years. Samsung’s devastating decline in sales last year was due in large part to the release of three of the most ...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Violent weather: Hail, damaging winds, tornadoes expected to hammer swath from Texas to Nebraska Severe storms, with large hail, damaging winds and ground-hugging tornadoes, are expected to hammer major parts of Tornado Alley from Texas to South Dakota Friday in the first round of violent, unsettled weather expected to last into next week. ...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Wrongful death lawsuit against Tiger Woods faces stiff challenge because of 'habitual drunkard' law A Florida law requiring proof that a "habitual drunkard'' was knowingly served alcohol is at the heart of the lawsuit against Tiger Woods and his bar.        ...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Taiwan votes to legalize same-sex marriage Taiwan’s legislature voted Friday to legalize same-sex marriage, a first in Asia and a boost for LGBT rights activists who had championed the cause for two decades. (May 17)        ...
08:00, 05/17/2019

R.I.P. Grumpy Cat, a movie star, meme staple, and very good kitty Grumpy Cat, the always-frowning, ever-memeable kitty, has died. The passing of the teensy grump, perhaps the world’s most famous feline, was confirmed by her owners on social media. She was 7....
08:00, 05/17/2019

More zombies, and a new downer from a past Cannes winner, at this apocalyptic festival by the sea “This isn’t going to end well,” Adam Driver remarks a few times in The Dead Don’t Die. Three days after opening Cannes, Jim Jarmusch’s underwhelming zom-com has itself stubbornly refused to die, its general philosophy—a consuming pessimism about our ...
08:00, 05/17/2019

Iran says 'concrete action' needed to save nuclear deal Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Friday that China, Russia and other countries must take "concrete action" to save the 2015 nuclear agreement....
08:16, 05/17/2019

Low-Income College Students Are Being Taxed Like Trust-Fund Babies Higher education officials are calling on Congress to fix a provision in the Trump administration’s tax overhaul that has caused unintended tax increases....
08:32, 05/17/2019

Trump unveils new immigration plan, Dreamers left out TUCSON – Dreamer Jaime Tadeo has called Southern Arizona home for 17 years, coming over when he was 9-years-old with his parents and little brother from Guadalajara, Mexico. “I feel like DACA might be canceled and that’s just going ...
08:32, 05/17/2019

Doris Day’s publicist breaks silence on grandson’s claims that manager blocked him from seeing her Doris Day’s publicist Charley Cullin Walters is coming forward to address allegations made by the late star’s grandson that her longtime manager barred her from seeing him....
09:00, 05/17/2019

2019 BET Awards: Cardi B! She Bad, She Bad, She Bad—Leads With 7 Nominations The blackest night in entertainment is returning for another round this summer! You hear that? It’s the sound of Bardi Gang rolling their tongues to scream a rousing, “Okurrt!”...
09:16, 05/17/2019

Beyond the PC: Lenovo's ambitious plan for the future of computing Lenovo is a leading PC manufacturer, a top-five player in the server market and has recently returned its smartphone group to profit. Here's where the company is going next....
09:48, 05/17/2019

Lara Trump unconcerned by new 2020 election poll showing Biden, Sanders and Warren ahead of President Trump Lara Trump, a senior campaign adviser for her father-in-law President Trump, told "America's Newsroom" hosts she's unbothered by a new poll showing Sens. Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and former vice president Joe Biden ahead of Trump....
09:48, 05/17/2019

Juan Williams on Barr’s new comments on Russia probe review: Now it's not about 'spying'? Juan Williams said he doesn’t understand what’s going on with the investigation into the origins of the Russia probe following Attorney General William Barr’s exclusive interview with Fox News’ Bill Hemmer....
09:48, 05/17/2019

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard warns war with Iran would make Iraq War 'look like a cakewalk' Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D, HI, said she looks forward to a briefing next week that will provide more clarity on the rising tensions between the United States and Iran, and warned that a war with the country would dwarf the challenges we faced during our ...
09:48, 05/17/2019

Amazon granted patent for Bitcoin-style system to fight DDoS attacks Cryptocurrency rumor mongers are likely to be dancing today as Amazon has successfully filed a patent for a Bitcoin-styled Proof-of-Work system. But don’t get ahead of yourself, it doesn’t look like the Seattle-based ecommerce giant will be accepting...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Heavy practice crash for Kaiser threatens Juncos's Indianapolis 500 Juncos Racing's already questionable entry for the 2019 Indianapolis 500 suffered a huge blow early in 'Fast Friday' practice when Kyle Kaiser crashed...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Few veterans use weight loss medicine despite great need, study says Fewer than 1 percent of veterans who need of weight loss management medication actually use them, despite the growing weight problem among that group....
10:32, 05/17/2019

Ex-WWE star Ashley Massaro died of apparent suicide: report Former WWE superstar Ashley Massaro reportedly died in an apparent suicide at her Long Island home after years battling depression. Massaro, 39, was discovered unconscious Thursday morning at her Smithtown home after she failed to show up to her job ...
10:48, 05/17/2019

Million Disgruntled "Game Of Thrones" Fans Want To "Dracarays" Season 8 If more than three-quarter of a million disgruntled "Game of Thrones" fans had their way, dragons would unmercifully torch the eighth season of the HBO hit, screaming an endless stream of firestorm......
10:48, 05/17/2019

Times editor defends paper's coverage of transgender issues Former journalist tells tribunal she faced discrimination at paper because she is transJohn Witherow, editor of the Times, has rejected allegations his newspaper publishes inaccurate, biased articles that are hostile to trans men and women.Witherow w...
11:16, 05/17/2019

Tyler, the Creator: Igor review – impulsive artist takes the rapping off This strange smorgasbord of sound is shrewd, smooth and heartfelt – but has Tyler ditched what made him great?Tyler, the Creator always said he didn’t want to be a rapper. Leading the generation-defining rap group Odd Future didn’t stop the young Los...
11:16, 05/17/2019

Children’s Museum Executive Director announces resignation Courtesy: Children’s Museum TUCSON – Children’s Museum Executive Director announced his resignations after 10 years with the museum on Friday. Michael J. Luria will be leaving the Museum this summer and take a position at the University of Ariz...
11:16, 05/17/2019

Robert Pattinson the new Batman? Casting report is a dark night for some CNN – Gotham is shook. A report Thursday that Robert Pattinson could take on the role of Batman has some crying, “Holy miscast!” According to Variety, the actor is close to sealing a deal to play “The Batman” in ...
11:16, 05/17/2019

Obama wades into 2020 election, announces ‘unity’ fund to support eventual Dem nominee Former President Barack Obama on Friday waded into the burgeoning presidential race by announcing the formation of a Democratic National Committee “unity” fund that will support the party’s eventual nominee against President Trump in 2020....
11:16, 05/17/2019

CBS made informal offer to buy Starz - The Information CBS Corp has expressed interest in acquiring cable channel Starz from Lions Gate Entertainment , the Information reported https://www.theinformation.com/articles/cbs-made-informal-offer-to-acquire-starz?shared=0f0be1052a2c7ed3 on Friday, citing four ...
11:32, 05/17/2019

Pep Guardiola responds to criticism of Manchester City plane song – video Pep Guardiola has apologised to anyone offended by the chant sung on the plane carrying his Manchester City side back from their title win in Brighton. In the song it mentions Liverpool fans being 'battered on the streets' and being 'victims of it al...
11:32, 05/17/2019

| WATCH: WWII British shipwreck leaking oil off New York The US Coast Guard says a World War II-era shipwreck off Long Island is leaking oil through two pinpoint leaks. It is conducting an assessment of the remaining oil aboard the British tanker Coimbra, which was sank by a Nazi U-boat in 1942....
11:48, 05/17/2019

UN aid chief fears northwest Syria 'humanitarian nightmare' The U.N. humanitarian chief says his worst fears that a full-scale military onslaught in northwestern Syria would "unleash a humanitarian nightmare unlike any we have seen" in Syria are now coming true....
12:00, 05/17/2019

Upscaled: How do you build a foldable screen? In our show Upscaled we try and dig into the science and engineering behind our favorite bits of tech. In this episode, we're taking a close look at foldable OLEDs. Despite Samsung's Galaxy Fold being delayed, the Huawei Mate X is expected ...
12:00, 05/17/2019

Scientists create a four-winged robot insect that flies with grace It's difficult to make an insect-like flying robot -- realistic four-winged bots are typically too heavy, while lighter two-winged models tend to fly erratically. USC researchers have edged one step closer to the dream machine, however. They&#...
12:00, 05/17/2019

Lenovo stole a fan's video to promote the foldable Motorola RAZR Yesterday, Lenovo shared a promotional video for the rumored foldable Motorola RAZR. While the 30-second teaser was shared with members of the media during a group interview and was accompanied by the Lenovo logo, it appears that the company used vid...
12:00, 05/17/2019

UN chief warns nuclear waste could be leaking into the Pacific A UN chief is concerned that a Cold War-era nuclear 'coffin' could be leaking radioactive material into the Pacific. The concerns are both alarming and oddly similar to the plot of Shin Godzilla -- including the part about it being the US&#...
12:00, 05/17/2019

HP Enterprise is acquiring supercomputing giant Cray Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has a shiny new toy. The information technology firm announced today that is spending $1.3 billion to acquire supercomputer manufacturer Cray. HPE, which is a business-facing spin-off of the Hewlett Packard company, w...
12:00, 05/17/2019

Grumpy Cat dies at the age of seven Grumpy Cat, the adorably grouchy-looking meme machine kitty, has passed away. The family of the dearly departed cat said she suffered complications from a urinary tract infection. She died on Tuesday at the age of seven....
12:00, 05/17/2019