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Current-Account Deficits

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Current-Account Deficits

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Why MTA deficits are likely to be far worse than predicted The MTA’s massive upcoming deficit could be far worse than officials are predicting — because they’re assuming hundreds of millions of dollars in savings that won’t happen under current worker contracts or if the economy goes south,...
18:16, 08/07/2019

Federal Deficits to Grow More Than Expected in Next Decade, CBO Says Federal deficits are projected to grow much more than expected over the next decade thanks to the two-year budget agreement struck last month, the Congressional Budget Office said....
09:00, 08/21/2019

How Washington Learned to Love Debt and Deficits Political support for taming federal debt has melted away, and the U.S. is testing just how much it can borrow as few see evidence of dire economic consequences today....
11:00, 06/13/2019

As U.S. debt, deficits mount, presidential candidates sweep them under the rug In four hours of debate among Democratic contenders for the U.S. presidency, the word "deficit" was never uttered and the government's debt was mentioned only once....
04:16, 07/12/2019

Outgoing White House economist says tariffs and deficits are bad for America Outgoing White House economist Kevin Hassett voiced concern on Monday about the consequences of America's trade wars and rising mountain of debt, two of the legacies of the first two years of the Trump administration....
17:32, 06/03/2019

Even mild brain injuries tied to lasting functional deficits People who have mild traumatic brain injuries may be more likely to have lasting functional deficits that get in the way of daily activities than patients who experience other types of injuries, a U.S. study suggests....
11:48, 06/03/2019

Crippling costs of trillion-dollar deficits will harm future generations CONGRATULATIONS, America! The country managed to cross the $1 trillion annual deficit threshold in just 11 months. And this, along with the massive debt our nation already had, almost guarantees that our kids and grandkids will never see the affluenc...
21:16, 09/11/2019

Recent cannabis use tied to memory deficits, slowed mental processing (Reuters Health) - People who have recently used cannabis may be more likely to experience memory deficits or difficulties with cognitive function than those who don't use the drug, a recent study suggests....
11:00, 07/18/2019

Federal debt and deficits set to rise 'substantially,' budget office warns The Congressional Budget Office projected that the federal budget deficit will grow "substantially" over the next few decades, thanks to rising spending on entitlement programs and interest on the federal debt....
08:48, 06/25/2019

House Republicans, seeking path back to majority, vow to try again on scrapping health-care law, curbing deficits Health care remains an albatross for the GOP, two years after the Affordable Care Act replacement effort sputtered. So does the national debt, which has continued to skyrocket....
22:00, 09/13/2019

'Budget Guy' Stan Collender wrote our 4th most read opinion piece of 2018. On deficits. Stan Collender, a widely published budget expert who entertained readers with witty, conversational analyses of fiscal issues, died Friday at age 68.        ...
14:00, 05/06/2019

| Colombia plane crash | UK Lib Dems blame Cameron for Brexit: WATCH the top world news videos for today Colombia plane crash kills seven | Jo Swinson: David Cameron cannot be forgiven for calling Brexit referendum; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH....
01:16, 09/16/2019

New York Gov. Cuomo Pushes Health Officials to Ban Flavored E-Cigarette Sales in the State (NEW YORK) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed state health officials to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, citing the risk of young people getting addicted to nicotine. The Democrat announced Sunday that the state health commissioner wou...
01:16, 09/16/2019

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen "World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday."...
01:17, 09/16/2019

Google’s bringing its Kormo app for entry-level job searches to India Google is looking to bring its Kormo app to India to capture the job market scene in India. According to the Economic Times, the internet giant has been conducting multiple pilots with special focus on “how entry level hirings were made in various se...
01:48, 09/16/2019

Labor Groups Press New York to Protect App-Based Workers Buoyed by legislative passage of a bill in California, unions in New York are pushing to change state law to extend employment protections for app-based workers....
02:16, 09/16/2019

Mets’ Justin Wilson doomed by cleat mishap in terrible spot It was a costly outing for Mets reliever Justin Wilson on Sunday night. In a must-win series finale against the Dodgers, Wilson couldn’t follow up a strong seven-inning performance from starter Zack Wheeler as the Mets fell 3-2 at Citi Field. When Wi...
02:16, 09/16/2019

What Jets’ shaky offensive line needs right now The Jets’ offensive line played together in a game for the first time last week. It did not go well. It looked like a group that had not played together before … because it hadn’t. Injuries and the late addition of center Ryan Kalil led to the starti...
02:16, 09/16/2019

Hide & Freezes shows hide-and-seek is brilliant for VR Hide & Freeze is the latest project from ImproVive, a fascinatingly experimental VR developer that has little interest in following wave-shooting and beat-slicing trends.Read More...
02:48, 09/16/2019

How to keep your CMO job longer The median tenure for a top 100 CMO is 27 months. And most CMOs spend their tenure trying to paddle a sinking ship. Here's how to course-correct.Read More...
02:48, 09/16/2019

Buy-sell action likely to rebound after falloff The number of transactions in the second quarter fell from a year ago but is expected to rise in the second half of the year, according to two companies that track deals....
02:48, 09/16/2019

Unifor, GM supplier Nemak end 2-week strike in Canada Members of Unifor Local 200 returned to work at Nemak for the 11 p.m. shift Sunday, ending the two-week-long strike. The plant supplies engine blocks to General Motors....
02:48, 09/16/2019

Suppliers carry on with output, wait and watch Suppliers have not yet been instructed by General Motors to slow or stop parts production, said Steven Wybo, senior managing director of turnaround advisory firm Conway MacKenzie....
02:48, 09/16/2019

GM offer said to revive Detroit, Lordstown plants The Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant would build an electric pickup, while Lordstown would make battery cells, according to a person familiar with the offer....
02:48, 09/16/2019

Oil Prices Soar After Saudi Attack Crude prices surged following an attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure and announcement from President Trump that he has authorized the release of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve....
02:48, 09/16/2019

Image shows Ohio day care worker dangling 5-year-old girl upside down An Ohio day care worker charged with child endangerment for not stepping in when a 5-year-old girl was assaulted can be seen in a police-released photo holding the little girl upside-down by her ankles. The disturbing image was shared by the Columbus...
03:16, 09/16/2019

More than 80 tigers die after being removed from Thailand tourist trap More then 80 tigers have died after they were rescued from a Thailand tourist attraction dubbed Tiger Temple, a report said. A total of about 87 felines died from a virus they had contracted after being held at the The Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua Yanasampan...
03:16, 09/16/2019

Woman suffering from PTSD fights to keep emotional support monkeys A Missouri woman is fighting to keep her three emotional support monkeys after her neighbors complained to the city council, a report said. Texanne McBride-Teahan — who suffers from post traumatic stress disorder — owned the monkeys for 20 years but ...
03:16, 09/16/2019

UK PM Johnson stands in support of Saudi allies after oil attack British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stands in support of his Saudi Arabian allies following an attack on its oil facilities which marked a "wanton violation of international law", his spokesman said....
04:16, 09/16/2019

Restore normal life to Kashmir, India's top court tells government India's top court said on Monday the federal government should restore normal life in Kashmir as soon as possible, as a partial shutdown of the disputed region entered its 42nd day....
04:16, 09/16/2019

Fiji PM calls for Australia to 'unite behind the science' of climate change Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama called on Monday on Australia to "unite behind the science" and be far more ambitious in reducing greenhouse gas emissions that cause climate change....
04:16, 09/16/2019

German Finance Minister sees no need yet to abandon balanced budget over climate plan The German government has enough other options to consider for funding a planned climate package before it needs to discuss sacrificing its "black zero" balanced-budget policy, Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Monday....
04:16, 09/16/2019

German petrol prices at pumps stable after Aramco attack: industry group The attacks against oil refineries in Saudi Arabia have so far had no impact on prices at filling stations in Germany, the country's Petroleum Industry Association said on Monday....
04:16, 09/16/2019

Johnson 'cautious' ahead of Brexit talks in Luxembourg British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, asked if he was feeling optimistic ahead of Brexit talks with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Luxembourg on Monday, told reporters he was feeling "cautious"....
04:16, 09/16/2019

Kavanaugh 'must be impeached,' top Dems say, as uncorroborated allegation resurfaces Top 2020 Democratic contenders Kamala Harris and Julian Castro announced on Sunday that Supreme Court Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh "must be impeached," after a new, uncorroborated allegation surfaced in a New York Times piece....
04:48, 09/16/2019

Kremlin warns against 'hasty conclusions' over attacks in Saudi Arabia Russia on Monday urged countries in the Middle East and outside the region not to draw "hasty conclusions" on who staged the attacks on Saudi oil facilities....
05:16, 09/16/2019

Saudi Aramco swaps crude on tanker to heavy from light grade: source Saudi Aramco has changed the type of crude loading onto a tanker due to go to Asia to Arab Heavy from Arab Light, a source familiar with the matter said....
05:16, 09/16/2019

Several dead in Colombia plane crash A small plane crashes in southwestern Colombia.It was headed from Popayan to Lopez de Micay when it crashed at 2:11 pm        ...
05:16, 09/16/2019

Rocker Ric Ocasek, the Frontman of The Cars, Has Died at 75 (NEW YORK) — Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery and lanky, sunglassed look defined a rock era with chart-topping hits like “Just What I Needed,” was discovered dead Sunday afternoon in his Manhattan apartment...
05:16, 09/16/2019

Nazi Satire Jojo Rabbit Wins Toronto International Film Festival’s Audience Award (NEW YORK) — Taika Waititi’s Nazi Germany-set satire “Jojo Rabbit” won the People’s Choice award Sunday at the Toronto International Film Festival, a prize that has historically been one of the most ironclad predicators ...
05:16, 09/16/2019

Supreme Court Says Judges Are Above Politics. It May Hear a Case Testing That View. A new petition asks the court to decide whether Delaware can factor in the political affiliations of judges to try to seek ideological balance on its courts....
05:16, 09/16/2019

How to Watch the 2019 Emmys on TV and Online Ready or not, awards season here we come! Now in its 71st year, the 2019 Emmys honors the year's television shows and performances that made us laugh, cry and shamelessly answer yes......
05:48, 09/16/2019

8 of the Most Hilarious Jokes From Alec Baldwin's Comedy Central Roast Good ole clean fun! On Sunday night, Alec Baldwin was the center of attention for Comedy Central's annual roast. And this year's honoree didn't disappoint when he got up to......
05:48, 09/16/2019

Ireland Baldwin Teases Dad Alec Baldwin Over His Infamous Voicemail Kids say the darndest things, especially when they get to roast their parents. On Sunday night, Ireland Baldwin didn't hold back when it came to teasing and poking fun at her famous......
05:48, 09/16/2019

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

Stablecoins harbor big risks, tough rules needed - Coeure Stablecoins such as Facebook's planned Libra are untested and pose serious risks, the European Central Bank's Benoit Coeure said on Monday, pledging a tough regulatory approach amid global scrutiny of the social media company's project....
05:48, 09/16/2019

MG eZS Teased Ahead Of India Launch MG Motor India had already said that it will launch its all-electric SUV the eZS in India in 2019 and now the company has teased the car on its social media page. The MG eZS will be one of the......
06:16, 09/16/2019

Tata Altroz Spy Shots Reveal New Infotainment System The cabin of the Tata Altroz gets the dual tone treatment, the air-conditioning vent has a chrome surround, while the interior door lock too is also finished in chrome....
06:16, 09/16/2019

| Pliskova closes gap on world No 1 Barty Karolina Pliskova's victory at the Zhengzhou Open means the Czech is now just 86 points behind Ashleigh Barty who remains at the top of the WTA Tour's rankings....
06:17, 09/16/2019

Saudi Oil Attack Is Unlikely to Dent U.S. Economy The strikes on Saudi oil facilities likely would have a limited direct effect on the U.S. economy, but could result in higher gas prices, potentially exerting an additional drag on slowing global growth, economists say....
06:17, 09/16/2019

‘There’s a war for people’: strong jobs market belies a shortage of skilled workers An aging population has left 83% of businesses fighting to find workers with the right skills, a problem that is slated to worsenFor someone who makes “job-killing robots” Tony Nighswander has an ironic problem. The US jobs market has not been this h...
06:48, 09/16/2019

Inside the vaping health crisis that’s gripping New York St. John’s University student Taylor Healey was puffing on an e-cigarette one night in February when she suddenly became violently ill. Healey, 21, said she’d taken between 25 and 35 puffs of a mint-flavored Juul pod while hanging out with frie...
06:48, 09/16/2019

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

Granger Smith shares emotional update 3 months after losing son River: 'Life is a storm' Country singer Granger Smith is back on Instagram, three months after his 3-year-old son River drowned at the family home on June 6.        ...
07:17, 09/16/2019

Woman Dreams Of Swallowing Ring, Wakes Up To Find She Actually Did In a bizarre incident, a woman who swallowed her engagement ring in her dream to keep it safe woke up to find she had actually swallowed it in real life....
07:18, 09/16/2019

Czech billionaire Kellner's PPF Group expands in biotech with Autolus stake Investment group PPF, controlled by the Czech Republic's richest man Petr Kellner, has acquired a 19.2% stake in biopharmaceutical firm Autolus Therapeutics , it said on Monday, making it the company's biggest shareholder....
07:48, 09/16/2019

MOVES-ING appoints Anjali Tull as HR head for UK and Middle East, wholesale banking EMEA ING said on Monday it named Anjali Tull as head of human resources for the company's operations in the UK, Middle East and wholesale banking EMEA countries....
07:48, 09/16/2019

CANADA STOCKS-Energy rally helps TSX hover at record levels Canada's main stock index held at all-time highs on Monday as energy stocks were on track to post their best day in nearly three years after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities sent oil prices soaring....
07:48, 09/16/2019

France's Canal+ pairs up with Netflix in pay-TV shift Vivendi's pay-TV unit Canal+ is set to offer Netflix movies and series to subscribers as the French firm tries to counter pressure from the rise of online streaming services and falling subscriptions....
07:48, 09/16/2019

Saudi officials considering delaying IPO after drone attack - WSJ Saudi Arabia officials are discussing delaying Aramco's initial public offering as attacks on the company's oil facilities have drastically reduced their output, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter....
07:48, 09/16/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as energy shares rally on surging crude prices Canada's main stock index opened higher on Monday as a near 20% surge in oil prices after an attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities lifted shares of oil producers....
07:48, 09/16/2019

Photos of Huawei's Mate 30 range leak online We had been expecting to learn more about Huawei's new flagship Mate 30 phone on September 19th, but as we know, it's hard to keep upcoming devices a secret. Thanks to a recent leak, photos of the entire line-up have now leaked online....
07:48, 09/16/2019

Google may soon let you search with a screenshot Google might be about to do pair up two mobile screen-related features, "Edit & Share screenshots" and the AI-powered "What's on my Screen," according to some APK digging by 9 to 5 Google. A new feature called "Smart Screenshots," tucked int...
07:48, 09/16/2019

Indonesia finance minister defends plan to raise cigarette prices Indonesia's finance minister defended on Monday a plan to raise cigarette prices by more than a third from next year to reduce smoking rates, after some in the tobacco industry said it would encourage illegal manufacturing and threaten jobs....
07:48, 09/16/2019

Tourists Heeding Utah's 'Mighty 5' Campaign Overpower Moab Frustrated Utah residents are dealing with the consequences of the explosive growth in visitors that followed a marketing campaign for the state’s “Mighty 5” national parks: Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands and Arches....
07:48, 09/16/2019

Trump Says We're 'Locked and Loaded' to Bomb the Hell Out of Whoever Saudi Arabia Tells Us to Donald Trump’s reckless, dangerous rhetoric toward Iran escalated yet again on Sunday night, following a strike on Saudi Arabia’s largest oil processing facility early Saturday morning. Trump tweeted that the U.S. was “locked and loaded,” but waiting...
08:32, 09/16/2019

There Are Exactly Two Things Border Patrol Agents Should Be Doing Right Now On Sunday, the New York Times published a story detailing all of the ways that the Trump administration’s all-out war on migrants and undocumented people is affecting the real victims: Border Patrol agents themselves. Apparently, throwing people into...
08:32, 09/16/2019

Purdue Pharma Files for Bankruptcy Purdue Pharma, the company owned by the Sackler family at the center of the prescription opioid crisis, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, according to The New York Times. The company is the subject of more than 2,600 lawsuits at both the state and...
08:32, 09/16/2019

It’s Honestly Great That Dems Are Appealing to Trump’s Love of Photo Ops to Pass Gun Reform It’s great that what seems like a winning strategy for gun reform in this country is appealing to our braindead president’s love of photo ops. On Sunday, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and House Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) offered to appe...
08:32, 09/16/2019

Gold rises 1% on global turmoil — but silver surges more Saudi Arabia on Saturday shut down half its oil production after a series of drone strikes hit the world's largest oil processing facility in an attack claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels....
08:32, 09/16/2019

'A star is born': Ansu Fati announces himself and changes his world | Sid Lowe This wasn’t one of those things that just happens. It wasn’t something you watch; it was something that takes you with itThis story starts in a self-proclaimed communist utopia, a tiny village in the Andalucían countryside where Che Guevara looks out...
08:32, 09/16/2019

Italian football pundit sacked for racist on-air remarks about Romelu Lukaku Luciano Passirani said only way to stop him is ‘give him bananas’Telelombardia says he will not appear on the show againAn Italian TV pundit has been sacked for saying that the only way to stop Romelu Lukaku is to give “him 10 bananas to eat”. Lucian...
08:32, 09/16/2019

Leipzig cling to Bayern juggernaut and show way ahead for Nagelsmann Bundesliga title pretenders were battered by the champions but stole a draw and know now how much they must improveIt had promised so much, and yet had been such hard going. “It was,” said Leipzig’s coach, Julian Nagelsmann, “like a run in the forest...
08:32, 09/16/2019

Scotland strive to avoid World Cup slip-ups with shampoo-soaked balls Thunderstorm forecast for Scotland v Ireland game15,000 people turn up for Wales open training sessionScotland have brushed up their act before Sunday’s wet and wild World Cup opener with Ireland – by practising with balls soaked in shampoo. Gregor T...
08:32, 09/16/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. charges JPMorgan precious metals traders over alleged market manipulation Two current and one former JPMorgan Chase & Co executives were charged over allegedly participating in market manipulation in the trade of precious metals including gold, silver, platinum and palladium between 2008 and 2016, the Department of Justice...
08:33, 09/16/2019

Drew Brees to see hand specialist in Los Angeles after injury during game Drew Brees, the New Orleans Saints longtime quarterback, will be examined by a hand specialist in Los Angeles after suffering an injury during an earlier game against the Rams....
08:33, 09/16/2019

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

Watch: Dak Prescott leads Cowboys over Redskins with 3 TD strikes Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott continued his hot start to the season by throwing three touchdown passes during a win Sunday against the Washington Redskins....
09:18, 09/16/2019

Oil prices see historic surge after drone attacks on Saudi facilities Weekend drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure have effectively wiped out about 5 percent of the global daily production, sending oil prices skyrocketing to historic levels Monday....
09:18, 09/16/2019

Vladimir Putin, Hassan Rouhani, Recep Erdogan meet in Turkey to discuss fighting in Syria Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday hosted Presidents Hassan Rouhani of Iran and Vladimir Putin of Russia to discuss the civil war in Syria, which is now in its eighth year....
09:18, 09/16/2019

1,500 museums to visit for free on Museum Day More than 1,500 museums and cultural institutions around the country will celebrate Smithsonian Magazine's 15th annual Museum Day on Sept. 21 with free admission to anyone who downloads a special ticket....
09:19, 09/16/2019

Sources: Brees surgery likely, could miss 6 weeks Saints QB Drew Brees is expected to undergo thumb surgery as early as Monday that could sideline him about six weeks, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter....
09:19, 09/16/2019

Ronaldo: I felt embarrassed by rape allegations Cristiano Ronaldo, who is still facing a civil rape case in Las Vegas, said in an interview this week that he felt "embarrassed" by the allegations against him....
09:19, 09/16/2019

Fantasy highs and lows from Week 2: Add this Chiefs receiver ASAP Hot starts from Antonio Brown and Mark Andrews lead our biggest Week 2 fantasy football takeaways, all in one place, from Matt Bowen and Tristan H. Cockcroft....
09:19, 09/16/2019

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

Juventus 'ultra' fan leaders arrested in tickets probe Police have arrested 12 hardcore Juventus "ultra" fan leaders for a series of accusations, including making illegal demands to the club in order to obtain more tickets       ...
09:48, 09/16/2019

Country diary: foragers search out the fruits of a fortuitous mistake Cragbank, Scottish Borders: Cherry plum hedges were planted instead of blackthorn, but there are no regrets here A genius, insists Stephen Dedalus in Ulysses, doesn’t make mistakes – his errors are the “portals of discovery”. Here at Cragbank Wood na...
09:48, 09/16/2019

'I wouldn't contour now': women over 50 on their beauty routines After trying out beauty trends in our shoot, four women reveal their go-to products and top tipsRead more from the autumn/winter 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplementWhat’s your usual look? It’s not this dramatic. I don’t usual...
09:48, 09/16/2019

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

Autumn recipes from Nigel Slater's new cookbook Dishes from the plant-based Greenfeast: Autumn, Winter – gnocchi and peas, orecchiette and cheese, chocolate and cantucciDinner is different in winter. The change starts late on a summer’s evening, when you first notice the soft, familiar scent of di...
09:48, 09/16/2019

Cuomo: Buffalo Bills are the only true ‘New York’ football team Don’t rub it in, governor. Gov. Andrew Cuomo boasted that the Buffalo Bills are the only professional football team that actually plays in the state of New York — after they defeated the “NY” Jets and Giants — — i...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Browns give Odell Beckham something he never had with Giants He could have had it all, a legendary career as a New York Giant, best receiver in the franchise’s history, and Odell Beckham Jr. dropped the ball. It is still hard to fathom, such a wondrous young talent who seemed heaven-made for the bright lights ...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Purdue Pharma, maker of painkiller OxyContin, files for bankruptcy as part of settlement Purdue Pharma, the company that made billions selling the prescription painkiller OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy days after reaching a tentative settlement with many of the state and local governments suing it over the toll of opioids. The filing ...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Weekend Recap TUCSON – Southern Arizona picked up some rain over the weekend but our totals for the monsoon so far remain below average. Metro Tucson picked up a little bit of rain early Sunday but areas to the east had the best rain accumulation! Even with...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Police: Rock star Ric Ocasek found dead in NYC apartment FILE – In this Feb. 6, 2015, file photo, Ric Ocasek of the Cars arrives at the MusiCares Person of the Year event at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles. Ocasek, famed frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New Y...
10:16, 09/16/2019

Cheers and honking horns greet first day of UAW strike against GM Willie Elzy has been readying for a possible strike against General Motors Co for months and, pointing to a parking lot full of freshly built pickup trucks, he says it's clear the automaker has been preparing too....
10:17, 09/16/2019

Wall Street drops after Saudi attacks; energy stocks limit losses U.S. stocks fell on Monday on global growth worries after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia's crude facilities hit 5% of the world's supply, but a sharp jump in crude prices lifted beaten-down energy stocks and kept losses in check....
10:17, 09/16/2019

KfW: The quiet giant of German finance With a balance sheet of €486 billion, KfW is Germany’s third-largest bank and a key player in German finance. Does it provide a protective cloak to the country’s financial well-being or cast a shadow over its banking sector?...
10:17, 09/16/2019

Where next for the EBRD? As the role of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development comes under scrutiny in Brussels, president Sir Suma Chakrabarti mounts a vigorous defence of the bank’s unique business model and sets out his vision for its future....
10:17, 09/16/2019

Jaguar Land Rover boss: electric cars won't get cheaper soon Ralf Speth claims battery prices won't reduce for five years; better charging network would allow use of smaller batteries The price of batteries for electric cars won't come down for up to five years, according to Jaguar Land Rover CEO Ralf Speth. ...
10:48, 09/16/2019

Laura Dern Has a Message to PCAs Voters and It's So the Opposite of Renata Klein She will not NOT win at the E! People's Choice Awards! E! News caught up with Laura Dern on Saturday at the L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade event at UCLA to congratulate the star on......
10:48, 09/16/2019

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
10:48, 09/16/2019

Two Lifetime Crooks Wait for a Missing Daughter, With Shades of Beckett In Kevin Barry’s “Last Boat to Tangier,” longlisted for this year’s Booker Prize, a pair of existentialist thugs in a Spanish port city recount their friendship, their fights and their many bad decisions....
10:48, 09/16/2019

Jeering crowd forces UK Prime Minister Johnson to pull out of press conference British Prime Minister Boris Johnson met with the European Union's top executive Jean-Claude Juncker and Xavier Bettel, the Luxembourg premier to discuss Brexit on Monday....
10:48, 09/16/2019

PM Modi Meets New Jersey Governor, Assures Cooperation With Indian States Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met New Jersey Governor Philip D Murphy and assured him of government's support as the US state seeks to pursue meaningful cooperation with states in India....
10:48, 09/16/2019

How to travel to Milan during the Linate Airport closure Milan Linate Airport is temporarily closed -- news travelers need to know, especially during Fashion Week. CNN Travel explains your aviation options so you can enjoy a northern Italian treasure....
11:16, 09/16/2019

U.S. records no new measles cases for first week since January Health officials recorded no new cases of measles in the United States last week, marking the first week without new cases of the disease since January, amid an outbreak largely linked to parents who declined to vaccinate their children....
11:16, 09/16/2019

Mona Sinha on How Women Can Use Their Wealth to Do Good If you are uncomfortable with the word “philanthropist,” deal with the discomfort, says Mona Sinha. She tell host Veronica Dagher how women can share their wealth to change the world today and for generations to come in this Secrets of Wealthy Women ...
11:16, 09/16/2019

World Wrestling C'ships: Gurpreet Loses, Naveen Stays In Medal Contention Gurpreet Singh impressed in defeat at the hands of former world champion Viktor Nemes, while Naveen stayed in medal contention in World Wrestling Championships....
11:16, 09/16/2019

‘Scream’ mask attacker broke into home and stabbed, terrorized woman: prosecutors A deranged attacker wore a mask from the horror movie “Scream” when she broke into a Chicago home — repeatedly stabbing a middle-aged woman after telling her, “God is making me do this,” prosecutors said. The critically ...
11:16, 09/16/2019

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

Indonesia shuts schools as smoke from forest fires takes health toll Indonesia closed more schools on Monday in parts of the islands of Borneo and Sumatra, as well as providing oxygen at health centers to help treat some of the thousands suffering respiratory infections due to choking smoke from forest fires....
11:48, 09/16/2019

Patrick Mahomes Only Needed 15 Minutes To Melt The Raiders Jon Gruden’s merry band of football louts began their game against the flamethrowing Kansas City Chiefs yesterday afternoon by surprising everyone and scoring on their first two drives. Derek Carr’s accuracy (as well as a 43-yard pass interference c...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Italian Soccer Pundit Fired For Saying The Only Way To Stop Romelu Lukaku Is To Feed Him 10 Bananas We’ve always known that Italian soccer has a racism problem, but striker Romelu Lukaku’s arrival in Serie A seems to have encouraged soccer fans and observers in the country to step up and get extra racist. Lukaku first endured monkey chants from Cag...
11:48, 09/16/2019

The Giants Are Inching Closer And Closer To The Daniel Jones Era For the second straight week, Eli Manning was outplayed by the quarterback opposite him, and this time, it felt a whole lot worse. While there’s not much shame in losing in Dallas to Dak Prescott when he throws for over 400 yards and puts up a perfec...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Russia's Putin: foreign troops should be pulled out from Syria eventually Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that all foreign troops should be pulled out from Syria eventually, after peace is reached in the country....
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Elon Musk says 'pedo guy' tweet did not suggest British cave diver was pedophile Elon Musk on Monday said he did not intend to accuse a British diver of pedophilia by branding him a "pedo guy" on Twitter, as the Tesla Inc chief executive sought to dismiss a defamation lawsuit....
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Evidence points to Iranian hand in oil attack, says Saudi alliance, as prices soar An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalition said on Monday, as President Donald Trump said the United States was "locked and loaded" to hit bac...
11:48, 09/16/2019

2020 Democrats ignore Kavanaugh story correction after demanding impeachment The Democrats running for president who quickly called for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s impeachment over the weekend aren’t backing down – despite The New York Times issuing a major revision to its blockbuster story that ignited the demand...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Amazon Web Services Creates 500 Jobs in Germany AWS, which grew out of the technology that runs Amazon's e-commerce platform, is gaining scale in Germany after addressing concerns about privacy that led many manufacturing firms to keep their......
11:48, 09/16/2019

Why is a TV critic writing about Trump's rise? It makes perfect sense to James Poniewozik James Poniewozik, the New York Times TV critic, looks at the evolution of Donald Trump and TV in the excellent book 'Audience of One.'        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

Read With Jenna: All of Jenna Bush Hager's book club picks so far Read With Jenna launched on the "Today" show in March. Here’s a roundup of all of Jenna Bush Hager's book club selections so far.        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

David Koepp's debut thriller 'Cold Storage' unleashes killer fungus (and fun) on humanity Screenwriter David Koepp ("Spider-Man," "Jurassic Park") makes his literary debut with "Cold Storage," a fun thriller about killer fungus form space.        ...
11:48, 09/16/2019

'Nobody knows who we are': These anonymous Oakland Athletics roll towards MLB postseason Lacking any household names, the Oakland Athletics have been hot for months and are primed to earn a spot in the AL wild-card game.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

Voting continues to decide college football's GOAT: Selmon pulls off major upset; Can Marino do it this week? Lee Roy Selmon notched the biggest upset to date. Now help us complete our Sweet 16 in our quest to name the best college football player of all-time.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

ACC power rankings: Half the league falls in Week 3 to cause major shuffling This week's ACC power rankings saw significant changes as half the league lost games with some coming in favorable non-conference matchups.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

Virginia coach Tony Bennett on why he rejected raise in favor of building program Virginia wanted to give basketball coach Tony Bennett a raise after winning the national title. He instead wanted to give money to his assistants.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr rips interference call: 'Blows my mind' Raiders QB Derek Carr vented about one of the worst calls he's ever experienced following his team's 28-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

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

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

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

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

New iPhone? No thanks. These older-model 5S owners don't need or want one Apple stopped supporting the iPhone 5 with updates in September 2018 and this year will discontinue the 5S and 6. But these consumers don't care.       ...
12:16, 09/16/2019

Saving Deposits Of Banks Rose To Rs 39.72 Lakh Crore In 2018-19: RBI The aggregate saving deposits of public and private sector banks (PSBs) stood at Rs 39.72 lakh crore as on March 31, 2019, according to Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data published in Handbook of......
12:16, 09/16/2019

Fuel Rates To Rise If Crude Price Stays High: Hindustan Petroleum Crude oil price today: Fuel prices at outlets might be impacted if crude price continues to go up by 10 per cent, said Hindustan Petroleum Corporation chairman MK Surana. He, however, added that a......
12:16, 09/16/2019

Unit Of Anil Ambani's Reliance Communications Files For Bankruptcy Anil Ambani has been waging a war on debt, and Reliance Group has said that it planned to raise about Rs 21,700 crore by selling assets from roads to radio stations in a bid to cut borrowings....
12:16, 09/16/2019

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

Northrup Grumman wins $42.8M contract to fix B-2 wing panels Northrup Grumman Systems Corp. was awarded a minimum $42.8 million to build trailing edge components of the B-2 stealth bomber, the Defense Department said....
12:48, 09/16/2019

Judiciary chairman throws cold water on Kavanaugh impeachment The House Judiciary Committee is too tied up with "impeaching the president" to take immediate action on a potential investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said ...
12:48, 09/16/2019

Starwatch: equinox marks the changing of the seasons Night and day will be of equal length at the end of this week as the sun crosses the celestial equator from north to southThe September equinox takes place this week. Occurring on 23 September, it marks the end of summer and the beginning of autumn f...
12:49, 09/16/2019

Economists calculate monetary value of 'thoughts and prayers' US study finds Christians are willing to pay for prayers – but atheists will pay to avoid themAll things have a price – and if not, economists will find one. Researchers have calculated the going rate for thoughts and prayers offered in hard times.Ra...
12:49, 09/16/2019

Saudi oil attacks push prices up by highest amount since 1988 Price of Brent crude surges by more than $12 a barrel as 5% of world’s oil supply is wiped outThe Saudi oil attacks have triggered the steepest crude market price surge in 30 years and stoked fears for the global economy.The attacks on Saudi Arabia’s...
12:49, 09/16/2019

Netflix Scores Streaming Rights to Seinfeld (Bloomberg) — Netflix Inc. has scored a key victory in the battle for classic sitcoms. The streaming service announced Monday that it won the rights to all 180 episodes of “Seinfeld,” which will come to Netflix globally in 2021. Son...
12:49, 09/16/2019

Desperately Broke Milo Yiannopoulos Tries to Break Into the World of Furries, Is Brutally Rejected Here is the best news I have personally read today: notorious far-right grifter and overall racist, misogynist, and general white supremacist Milo Yiannopoulos is trying to pivot to being a furry—but the furries don’t want him....
13:16, 09/16/2019

Ghulam Nabi Azad Thanks Supreme Court For Allowing Him To Visit J&K Senior Congress leader and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday thanked the Supreme Court for allowing him to visit Srinagar, Baramulla, Anantnag and Jammu....
13:16, 09/16/2019

"Open Secret Why Mamata Banerjee Is Meeting PM Modi": BJP The BJP leadership on Monday mocked West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for seeking an appointment to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi calling it a "classic example of oppurtunistic......
13:16, 09/16/2019

DK Shivakumar May Influence Case If Granted Bail: Probe Agency To Court The Enforcement Directorate claimed before the Delhi court on Monday that if released on bail, Congress leader D K Shivakumar may influence the persons who are in the knowledge of his "grave offence"......
13:16, 09/16/2019

Amazon Studios, once the anti-Netflix, appears to be turning into it In a move that has vexed traditional Hollywood, Amazon Studios appears to be moving away from a conventional approach involving theaters and television marketing to movies found largely by recommendation on small devices....
13:17, 09/16/2019

How U.S. Presidents Use Strategic Petroleum Reserve U.S. President Donald Trump might tap the nation’s emergency oil stockpile to stabilize pump prices in the wake of a major shock to global supply. The tool at his disposal is the Strategic Petroleum Reserve, set up in the aftermath of the Arab oil em...
13:17, 09/16/2019

U.S. officials knew bomb-sniffing dogs were dying from neglect in Jordan. They sent more. The State Department sent dozens of explosive-detection dogs to Jordan even after the agency in 2016 assessed a high degree of mistreatment and failure to care for the animals, a report found....
13:48, 09/16/2019

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

Noise but no breakthrough as Johnson, Juncker talk Brexit British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have agreed to ramp up talks on securing an elusive Brexit deal, but the two sides gave starkly different assessments of how far apart they are...
13:48, 09/16/2019

Russia, Iran, Turkey say Syrian constitution committee ready The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey announced Monday that an agreement has been reached on a committee that will be tasked with rewriting a constitution for Syria...
13:48, 09/16/2019

Apple Arcade hands-on preview: Five games that will make the service worth $5 a month When Apple first announced Apple Arcade back in March, I was thoroughly confused. It wasn’t quite as baffling of a concept as Apple TV+, but I couldn’t figure out who the intended audience was meant to be. Was Apple targeting core gamers?...
13:48, 09/16/2019

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

DealBook Briefing: The World Reckons With a New Oil Order The weekend’s attacks on plants owned by Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company spooked investors this morning — and may do so for a long time to come....
13:49, 09/16/2019

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

What we know about GM's all-electric pickup truck that could save Detroit plant from closing While the UAW has rejected the offer and sent roughly 48,000 of its workers out on strike, the EV truck is widely expected to remain part of an eventual settlement....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Nike wins an Emmy for 'Dream Crazy' ad featuring Colin Kaepernick A year after Nike's "Dream Crazy" campaign sparked heavy controversy, the company won the "outstanding commercial" award at Sunday's Creative Arts Emmy Awards....
14:32, 09/16/2019

PSG vs Real Madrid: Prediction, live stream, TV channel, team news, tickets - Champions League 2019-20 preview For the first time since 2015, Real Madrid kick off their Champions League campaign knowing they are no longer holders of Europe's most-coveted prize....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Aston Villa vs West Ham: xG stats show Manuel Lanzini is the beating heart of Hammers revival You may or may not be familiar with 'Expected Goals', a relatively new metric that assesses every chance, essentially answering the question of whether a player should have scored from a certain opportunity....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger ruled out of Valencia clash as Blues hold fire on Callum Hudson-Odoi return Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard has confirmed Antonio Rudiger will undergo a scan on a groin injury on Monday afternoon and is out of Tuesday's Champions League clash with Valencia....
14:32, 09/16/2019

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

Watford midfielder Tom Cleverley surprised 'stubborn' Arsenal failed to adapt approach in thrilling draw Watford looked down and out against Arsenal on Sunday before their stirring comeback gave Quique Sanchez Flores plenty of positives on his return to the club as manager....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Arsenal loanee Eddie Nketiah is already a 'complete player', says Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa says on-loan Arsenal forward Eddie Nketiah is a 'complete player' after the youngster sent his side to the top of the Championship....
14:32, 09/16/2019

Walmart car seat trade-in event happening this month TUCSON – Customers can trade in the car seat their child has outgrown for a $30 Walmart giftcard. The store partnered with recycling business, Terracycle, to help keep the car seats out of landfills. There is a two car seat trade-in limit per h...
14:32, 09/16/2019

Yada yada yada: Netflix to air ‘Seinfeld’ starting in 2021 FILE – In this Nov. 17, 2004, file photo Jerry Seinfeld, left, Julia Louis Dreyfus and Michael Richards arrive to celebrate the release of the first three seasons of Seinfeld on DVD in New York. Netflix says it will start streaming all 180 epis...
14:32, 09/16/2019

Activists Ask Japan PM To Scrap Metro Project In Fight Over Aarey Trees A group of activists protesting felling of trees for the upcoming metro car shed in Mumbai's Aarey Colony has written a letter to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe seeking his intervention to scrap......
15:00, 09/16/2019

5 tips on building a successful skincare brand, according to Drunk Elephant founder Tiffany Masterson Drunk Elephant founder Tiffany Masterson went from being a stay-at-home mom to a founder of one of the buzziest skincare companies in the US. Business Insider spoke with Masterson about her experience building a successful brand and how she's worked...
15:00, 09/16/2019

'Seinfeld' is moving to Netflix in 2021 With the likes of Disney+, HBO Max and NBCUniversal yanking shows and movies from Netflix for their own streaming services, there's a good reason why the latter has been investing so heavily in originals over the last several years. It'll s...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Google's Pixel 4 event takes place October 15th After a cornucopia of leaks, Google is finally ready to show what the Pixel 4 is all about. The internet giant has sent out invitations to see "a few new things Made by Google" at an October 15th event in New York City. It's not offering many ...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Why This Scientist Keeps Receiving Packages of Serial Killers’ Hair Getting sufficient DNA out of a rootless hair has long been considered impossible. A scientist, better known for work with ancient fossils, has figured it out. It’s a game-changer for crime and surveillance....
15:00, 09/16/2019

Hatch: all about Google's next rumored Chromebook Google is reportedly working on an all-new Chromebook developed in-house, codenamed ‘Hatch’ in several benchmark listings and other leaks over the past few months. Rumors regarding the laptop’s capabilities have been shared as we...
15:00, 09/16/2019

Pokémon Go sees a host of Gen 5 Unova Pokemon released into the wild Blow the dust off that Pokédex, trainers – Unova region Pokémon are rolling out to Pokémon GO, expanding the roster of creatures available to fight, catch, and play with.As of 1pm PT / 4pm ET / 9pm BST on September 16, players w...
15:00, 09/16/2019

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

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

The best architecture of the 21st century A flying roof, a bamboo airport, a marooned galleon and a park in the sky … continuing our series, we pick the 25 greatest builds of the new ageInterview with the creator of the No 1More of the best Art | Film | Albums | Classical | TV Continue readi...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Rod Stewart given all-clear following secret cancer treatment Stewart says, ‘I’ve just been happy, and the good Lord looked after me’, following prostate cancer diagnosis two years agoRod Stewart has revealed he was diagnosed with prostate cancer two years ago, and has now been given the all-clear, following tr...
15:32, 09/16/2019

When Milton met Shakespeare: poet's notes on Bard appear to have been found Hailed as one of the most significant archival discoveries of modern times, text seems to show the Paradise Lost poet making careful annotations on his edition of Shakespeare’s playsAlmost 400 years after the first folio of Shakespeare was published ...
15:32, 09/16/2019

Oil prices see historic spike; Trump weighing response to Saudi attack Weekend drone strikes on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure have effectively wiped out about 5 percent of the global daily production, sending oil prices skyrocketing to historic levels Monday....
15:32, 09/16/2019

Watching pencils get made is an unsettingly humbling experience One of the few things that makes humanity worthwhile is our dedication as a species to making stuff. We create incredible buildings and beautiful music, sculptures and sophisticated technological products. We also make lots of more disposable, less l...
15:32, 09/16/2019

This App Resurrects Clippy on MacOS Long before we were talking to AI assistants on smart devices, we had Clippy—the cheery, animated paperclip mascot of Microsoft Office, who’s definitely-not-at-all-annoying tips and contextual actions “helped” users navigate Word, Excel, and the rest...
16:00, 09/16/2019

Here Is A Very Practical And Detailed Breakdown Of How To Do Low-Budget Vanlife When you hear the term “vanlife,” what typically comes to mind is a young, attractive couple doing yoga in front of a spotless Sprinter van perfectly customized inside to look like a log cabin. At sunset. On a beach. Believe it or not, you don’t nece...
16:00, 09/16/2019

This Mueller Won't Preserve Democracy, But It Will Preserve Meat Mueller didn’t save us from naked abuses of power and creeping fascism, but this Mueller vacuum sealer can at least save your food. Clip the $10 coupon to get it for $40, and you’ll find that it pays for itself in only a matter of months as meats, ve...
16:00, 09/16/2019

One million facing food shortages, nutrition crisis after Mozambique cyclones: UNICEF Such was the extent of devastation caused by two back-to-back cyclones in Mozambique earlier this year, nearly one million people, including 160,000 children under five, are still facing food shortages and a nutrition crisis, the UN children’s agency...
16:00, 09/16/2019

Army AI Task Force builds new prototypes for armored vehicles Streamlining multiple targeting sensors to destroy long-range targets, arming forward-positioned robots to penetrate enemy defenses and receiving organized weather-specific terrain mapping from nearby drones - are all emerging combat dynamics increas...
16:32, 09/16/2019

Dan Aykroyd confirms return to ‘Ghostbusters’ in 2020 sequel Dan Aykroyd will be back to battle slime-slinging spirits in “Ghostbusters 3” next summer. The “Saturday Night Live” alum confirmed his return to the role of Dr. Raymond Stantz three months after Sigourney Weaver teased the news that she, Aykroyd and...
16:32, 09/16/2019

Order checks for Apple's new iPhone bode well: analysts Pre-orders for Apple Inc's latest iPhones have gotten off to a better start than the last cycle a year ago, several Wall Street analysts said on Monday, citing their own research data....
16:32, 09/16/2019

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

Grenfell Tower fire: London Fire Brigade voluntarily interviewed by Met Police under caution as survivors' group calls for people to be 'brought to account' The Grenfell Tower survivors' group today said it is time people are "brought to account" after the London Fire Brigade gave an interview under caution as part of the Met's probe into the fire....
16:32, 09/16/2019

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

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

Lampard 'proud' to lead Chelsea in CL managerial debut "Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said he was excited ahead of his first Champions League game in charge, calling the competition the \"ultimate in club football\"."...
17:00, 09/16/2019

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

Lyon's Denayer fit to face Zenit St Petersburg "Olympique Lyonnais captain Jason Denayer will be fit to play against Zenit St Petersburg in their Champions League opener on Tuesday and help the French side improve in defence."...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Browns’ Chris Smith to play Jets days after girlfriend Petara Cordero’s death Browns defensive end Chris Smith will be in the lineup for Cleveland’s Monday Night Football tilt against the Jets, just days after the death of his girlfriend. Smith was given the option to take time away from the team when his girlfriend, Pet...
17:00, 09/16/2019

How contentious Yankees offseason became Brian Cashman masterpiece The narrative that loomed over the Yankees last offseason involved denunciations for frugality and missed opportunity. Bryce Harper and Manny Machado were free agents entering their primes, and the Yankees showed no interest in Harper and minimal int...
17:00, 09/16/2019

UFC’s Kevin Lee plays video games while driving in shocking video This is quite the display of reckless driving. UFC fighter Kevin Lee posted a video on his Instagram of him playing video games while driving his car on a highway. He can be seen turning around and adjusting the camera – without his eyes on the road ...
17:00, 09/16/2019

De Gea signs new deal to stay at Manchester United David de Gea has pledged his future to Manchester United after signing a deal that will keep him at the club until 2023 with the option for a further year....
17:00, 09/16/2019

James Murdoch: 'There are views I really disagree with' on Fox News Rupert Murdoch’s younger son gave subtle but pointed criticism of the network in an interview with the New YorkerFor decades the Murdoch name has been synonymous with the type of monolithic conservative thinking broadcast and printed by the family’s ...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Why is everyone talking about Biden confronting a man called 'CornPop'? Biden says he faced off gang leader armed with a razor blade in 1962 – a former state president of the NAACP supports his yarnThe year was 1962, and Joe Biden, a swimming pool security guard in his early 20s, had a problem. A tough guy by the name of...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Trump may have already lost Iowa to the 2020 Democratic candidates – over corn | Art Cullen Trump’s ethanol waivers have Iowa farmer fuming, and the Democrats have come calling with cogent rural agendasYou might think that when President Trump calls in his ambassador to China they would talk about the trade war.Nope. Continue reading......
17:00, 09/16/2019

Repeat after me: vagina is not a dirty word | Nicola Heath Our collective reluctance to say ‘vagina’ shrouds women’s bodies – and their sexuality – in shameWhen Dr Jen Gunter, a US-based gynaecologist, and her publisher, Kensington Books, sought to promote her new book on Twitter, they ran into trouble. The ...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Yemen faces an existential threat, says UN special envoy Martin Griffiths urges parties to come to table and forge political agreement Yemen faces an existential threat, the United Nations special envoy has said, as he prepares to brief the UN security council on the country’s devastating, multi-faceted co...
17:00, 09/16/2019

AfD politician threatens journalist after Hitler comparison Björn Höcke halts interview after German state broadcaster draws parallel to Nazi rhetoricAn Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) politician has walked out of an interview and threatened a journalist after he was confronted with parallels between his rh...
17:00, 09/16/2019

Get Ready For Christmas With Target's 15 Days of Socks Advent Calendars Merry (way-too-early) Christmas, folks! It’s me, your resident novelty Advent calendar enthusiast. I’ve already hooked you up with a few deals on Funko and LEGO calendars, and now, I’m here to tell you Target has released some calendars as well. Show...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Elon Musk: I Was Using the Other Definition of 'Pedo Guy,' You See It’s a common misconception that words have meaning—specifically that “pedo guy,” for all intents and purposes, would refer to a man (guy) who harbors or acts on sexual attraction towards children (pedophile.) In this simple confusion of terms, you w...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Trump Is Either Telling Us We Have Superweapons More Powerful Than Nukes Or He Can't Do Math (Or Both) Twice in the last month, the President of the United States has claimed that the Pentagon has weapons even more powerful than nuclear weapons, with the ability to easily kill millions. He is either bluffing, confused, or is incapable of understanding...
17:32, 09/16/2019

The BMW i3 Might Be The Most Fun You Can Have In An EV For $15,000 There’s a lot of debate as to whether the BMW i3 was a success or not for the Bavarian brand. It was an incredibly interesting experiment, but its range left a lot to be desired, even with the gasoline engine option. But it must have done well enough...
17:32, 09/16/2019

NASCAR Playoffs See Truck Series Regular-Season Champion Eliminated In First Round On Aug. 10, NASCAR Truck Series driver Grant Enfinger won the series’ regular-season championship, awarded to the driver with the highest amount of points accumulated—and thus the most consistent success—over the first 16 races of the year. By Sept. ...
17:32, 09/16/2019

General Motors Workers On Strike: Everything You Need To Know The United Auto Workers’ 46,000 General Motors employees are on strike as contract negotiations continue, and are overshadowed somewhat by a corruption scandal among union leaders. Here’s what you need to know for The Morning Shift of Monday, Sept. 1...
17:32, 09/16/2019

New York City Prosecutors Subpoena 8 Years of President Trump’s Tax Returns (NEW YORK) — New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed President Donald Trump’s tax returns, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press on Monday. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.’s office recently sent a...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Opinion: Don't bet against Kim Clijsters in her tennis comeback at age 36 Seven years after retiring, four-time major tennis champion Kim Clijsters, 36, announces she is making a comeback and will return to the WTA in 2020.        ...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Your Diet May Impact Sensitivity Of Gut Microbiome To Antibiotics: Study The study published in the journal Cell Metabolism revealedthat antibiotics change the composition and metabolism of the gut microbiome in mice. But they also said that the diet may mitigate these......
17:32, 09/16/2019

3 Delightful Smoothie Bowl Recipes For An 'Insta-worthy' Nutritious Meal You can put a smoothie bowl together at home as well. All you need is a grain of creativity and a willingness to make your diet more colourful and healthy. Here are 3 smoothie bowl recipes you can try......
17:32, 09/16/2019

High Protein Diet: This Low Carb Paneer Tikka May Be Ideal For Your Cravings Vegetarians often find themselves in a spot whenever they are looking for good quality protein sources. Paneer could prove to be an incredible protein-rich addition to your vegetarian diet...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Local housing regulations driving New York’s homeless population: White House New York’s homeless population could be slashed by 23 percent if not for restrictive local housing regulations, a study released Monday by the Trump administration’s Council of Economic Advisers claims. “Over-regulation of local hou...
17:32, 09/16/2019

Trump says he reached interim trade deal with Japan, but details remain scarce President Trump said Monday that he had reached a trade deal with Japan, but provided no details of its terms including whether he had agreed to rule out imposing tariffs on Japanese automobiles. “I......
18:00, 09/16/2019

David de Gea signs on at United until 2023 David de Gea has pledged his future to Manchester United after signing a deal that will keep him at the club until 2023 with the option for a further year....
18:00, 09/16/2019

Mitch McConnell defends Brett Kavanaugh amid NY Times misconduct report Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell defended Brett Kavanaugh and trashed the New York Times Monday over the newspaper’s report of alleged sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court justice, a key point of which had to be corrected. The Kent...
18:00, 09/16/2019

Doctors in Zimbabwe protest after union leader goes missing HARARE – Hundreds of Zimbabwean doctors protested in central Harare on Monday over the disappearance of the leader of their union, but riot police blocked them from marching to President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s office. Peter Magombeyi, president o...
18:00, 09/16/2019

Trump will hit pause as geopolitical tensions rise: Fmr. NATO commander Admiral James Stavridis, former supreme allied commander at NATO, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" team to break down the impact of of drone strikes on Saudi Arabian oil facilities and what the next steps will be....
18:00, 09/16/2019

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

Saints seek second opinion on QB Drew Brees' hand injury The New Orleans Saints might have to wait until midseason or later for the return of quarterback Drew Brees, who suffered a thumb injury vs. the Rams.       ...
18:32, 09/16/2019

Panda, Flamingo, Ice Cream, Tree: See the Outrageous New Masked Singer Season 2 Costumes If your front row invites to fashion week’s whirlwind of shows somehow got lost in the mail this season, fear not — you’re guaranteed full access to one of the most flamboyant presentations this fall with the sartorial lineup of The...
18:32, 09/16/2019

Review: Brad Pitt rockets to greatness in spiffy space adventure 'Ad Astra' Brad Pitt follows an outstanding turn in 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood' as the shining star of James Gray's stunning space adventure 'Ad Astra.'        ...
19:00, 09/16/2019

For Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' hair, it wasn't always easy going green Getting into his 'Joker' character proved challenging for Joaquin Phoenix, from making his hair green to keeping the journal of a tortured soul.        ...
19:00, 09/16/2019

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

Autocar confidential: Ferrari's extra-special speedster, Citroen calls for motoring freedom and more Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's gathering of gossip from the meeting rooms of motoring, we hear why Nissan didn't reinvent the Juke, how Mercedes' two very differen...
19:00, 09/16/2019

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

F1 Singapore GP puts measures in place for "unhealthy" air concerns Specific measures will be in place at Formula 1's Singapore Grand Prix in response to health advisories from the national government over "unhealthy" air concerns...
19:00, 09/16/2019

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

U.S. House panel launches investigation of transportation chief Chao A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Monday demanded documents from Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao as part of a new investigation into whether she has used her office to benefit a shipping company owned by her family....
19:32, 09/16/2019

Explainer: U.S. enacts sweeping new asylum bar following Supreme Court decision The U.S. Supreme Court last week allowed a Trump administration rule to temporarily take effect that will radically reduce the number of migrants eligible to seek U.S. asylum. Judges and asylum officers are now being directed to implement it....
19:32, 09/16/2019

Senior U.S. Democrat focused on Trump impeachment, not Kavanaugh The chairman of the U.S. congressional committee responsible for launching any impeachment efforts said on Monday he is focused on investigating President Donald Trump, signaling that calls by some fellow Democrats for impeaching Trump's Supreme Cour...
19:32, 09/16/2019

Working Families Party Endorses Elizabeth Warren. Here’s Why It Matters. The progressive group, whose electoral influence has grown since it backed Bernie Sanders four years ago, is now supporting Ms. Warren for the Democratic presidential nomination....
19:32, 09/16/2019

Epstein accusers can't receive damages over plea deal A federal judge in Florida handed down a loss Monday to Jeffrey Epstein's accusers, who have for years been trying to get payments and undo Epstein's 2007 plea deal in a sex trafficking case....
20:00, 09/16/2019

5 takeaways from the new book about Brett Kavanaugh Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly dropped a political bombshell on Washington when they published an excerpt of their book on Brett Kavanaugh describing an additional incident from the Supreme Court justice's time at Yale in the 1980s that didn't come ou...
20:00, 09/16/2019

3 founding board members of Women's March leaving after allegations of anti-Semitism Founders of the Women's March are leaving the organization's board after facing allegations of anti-Semitism, which they deny, that threatened to overshadow the work of grassroots activists....
20:00, 09/16/2019

The 20 Wildest, Coolest, and Most Unique Films We Can't Wait to See at Fantastic Fest 2019 It’s that time of year when some of the most insane, original, and glorious genre films in the world descend upon Austin, Texas for Fantastic Fest, one of the world’s foremost genre film festivals. Over the past 15 years, some incredible films have p...
20:00, 09/16/2019

Apple Arcade Just Released Early for iOS 13 Beta Users If you’re an iOS 13 beta user who’s been eagerly awaiting the arrival of Arcade, it looks like you may be able to pop the hood on Apple’s subscription gaming service a full three days ahead of its official launch date.Read more......
20:00, 09/16/2019

Musk claims 'pedo guy' slur about Thai cave diver unintended Elon Musk has said he did not intend to accuse a diver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave of being a paedophile - despite calling him a "pedo guy"....
20:00, 09/16/2019

The OnePlus 7T arrives on September 26 Google may be prepping to launch the Pixel 4 in October, but OnePlus is beating it to the punch. The maker of reasonably-priced phones today announced it will officially reveal the OnePlus 7T series on September 26. It appears that in North America, ...
20:00, 09/16/2019

Google will reveal the Pixel 4 on October 15 It’s that time of year. Smartphone companies are preparing their fall launches, and next on the list is Google. The company today sent out invites for its next Made by Google event, taking place in New York City on October 15. In other words, get rea...
20:00, 09/16/2019

Trump says Iran appears to be culprit for Saudi oil attacks U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that it looked like Iran was responsible for attacks over the weekend on Saudi Arabian oil plants, but he was in no rush to respond and was still trying to find out who was behind the strikes....
20:00, 09/16/2019

Daddy lion meets tiny baby cub for first time in heart-melting video Not even the advanced graphics team on Disney’s “The Lion King” remake could stage a big cat birth story this heartwarming. On Sept. 6, the Denver Zoo shared a video of a young cub and his proud papa, Tobias, meeting for the first t...
20:32, 09/16/2019

Andrew Yang set to meet with 'Saturday Night Live' cast member fired for previous racial remarks Tech entrepreneur and 2020 presidential candidate Andrew Yang revealed on Monday that he will be sitting down with comedian Shane Gillis, who was fired from "Saturday Night Live" Monday just days after he had been hired as a new cast member. ...
20:32, 09/16/2019

Lawyer: Antonio Brown denies new sexual misconduct allegation The lawyer of New England Patriots star Antonio Brown said the wide receiver denies a new accusation of sexual misconduct with an unnamed female artist....
20:32, 09/16/2019

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

'Evil needs to pay': Missing Florida mom Casei Jones and her four children all found dead in Georgia Casei Jones, 32, and her four children, were found dead in Georgia and a warrant has been issued for Casei Jones' husband, Michael Wayne Jones Jr.        ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Community offers help to opioid addicts Elk Grove Village, a community of 32,000 outside Chicago has launched a program in which addicted people can ask police officers and other municipal workers for help without fear of arrest, even if they have illegal drugs or paraphernalia. (Sept. 16)...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Amazon deforestation is driven by criminal networks, report finds Criminals threaten and attack government officials, forest defenders and indigenous people, Human Rights Watch findsDeforestation in the Brazilian Amazon is a lucrative business largely driven by criminal networks that threaten and attack government ...
21:00, 09/16/2019

South Korea on highest alert after African swine fever found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after discovering its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, a town near its border with North Korea, the agriculture ministry said on Tuesday....
21:00, 09/16/2019

Factbox: U.S. lawsuits take aim at vaping Several deaths and potentially hundreds of illnesses have been tied to e-cigarettes, which allow users to inhale nicotine vapor, often flavored, without smoking. Lawsuits have been filed against e-cigarette maker Juul and more are expected amid incre...
21:00, 09/16/2019

Solomon Islands switches recognition from Taiwan to China The decision is a major win for China as it seeks to turn a dwindling number of countries that recognize Taiwan. The loss leaves Taiwan recognized by only 16 countries....
21:00, 09/16/2019

Woman, 21, accused in alleged cyber fraud of superannuation and share accounts Melbourne woman is accused of being part of a syndicate which used stolen identity information to drain millions from multiple accountsMillions of dollars have allegedly been siphoned from personal superannuation and share trading accounts as part of...
21:32, 09/16/2019

UFC Fighter Plays Smash While His Tesla Drives Itself Tesla cars have an “Autopilot” feature where the car can, on a long straight drive like a highway, take care of some stuff like lane changes and cruise control. The driver is supposed to still be paying attention, but some people—like UFC fighter Kev...
21:32, 09/16/2019

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

Final Fantasy XIV Director Talks Class Changes, Music, And Role-Playing Final Fantasy XIV’s latest expansion, Shadowbringers, brought a sweeping storyline and tons of job adjustments that streamlined how the game played....
21:32, 09/16/2019

UK Supreme Court hears cases that PM Johnson's parliament suspension was illegal Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government will seek to persuade Britain's top court this week that his decision to suspend parliament until shortly before the date for Brexit was not illegal as Scottish judges concluded last week....
21:32, 09/16/2019

Exclusive: Egypt and Ethiopia at odds as talks over Blue Nile dam resume Egypt says Ethiopia has "summarily rejected" its plan for key aspects of operating a giant dam the East African nation is building on the Nile, while dismissing Ethiopia's own proposal as "unfair and inequitable"....
21:32, 09/16/2019

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

'Dancing With the Stars' recap: Controversial Sean Spicer dazzles with outfit, if not with dance The 'Dancing with the Stars' season premiere featured the day-glo debut of Sean Spicer and a save-the-day performance by Christie Brinkley's daughter.        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

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

Caitlyn Jenner shows she can take some (brutal) jokes at Alec Baldwin's Roast Caitlyn Jenner used her time at the mic for the Alec Baldwin Roast to say, "There's a lot of hate in the world, but we can still laugh at ourselves."        ...
21:32, 09/16/2019

BJP's Chinmayanand, Accused Of Rape, Complains Of "Uneasiness" Chinmayanand, the BJP leader and former union minister accused of rape and blackmail by a law student but yet to be charged, was seen in photos receiving medical treatment on Monday night after he......
22:32, 09/16/2019

Brad Pitt interviews astronaut Nick Hauge from International Space Station "Ad Astra" actor Brad Pitt called the International Space Station for a conversation with NASA astronaut Nick Hauge on Monday ahead of the film's release....
22:32, 09/16/2019

Watch: 'Zombieland 2' cast goes behind-the-scenes in new video: 'I love being back with everyone' The cast of "Zombieland: Double Tap" including Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg and Abigail Breslin, gathered for a special behind-the-scenes video to discuss the upcoming sequel....
22:32, 09/16/2019

Green Beret killed in Afghanistan A U.S. Special Forces member was killed in Afghanistan, NATO Resolute Support Afghanistan announced on Monday, the 17th U.S. servicemember killed there this year....
22:32, 09/16/2019

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

Former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to Unveil New Party Italy’s new government suffered its first setback, as the country’s center-left party split in two, complicating life for an already unwieldy governing coalition....
23:01, 09/16/2019

Canada's 'Queen B' feted by hometown crowd Newly-minted U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu received a hero's welcome on Sunday, arriving back in her hometown of Mississauga, Canada, for a celebratory rally, as Canadians embraced their very own #SheTheNorth....
23:01, 09/16/2019

Oil falls but prices still elevated after attacks on Saudi facilities Oil fell more than 1% on Tuesday as the market hung on tenterhooks over the threat of a military response to attacks on Saudi Arabian crude oil facilities....
23:02, 09/16/2019

Saudi oil attack roils global energy markets; Trump says U.S. 'locked and loaded' Global energy prices rocketed higher after a weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities that disrupted more than 5 percent of the world's daily supply.        ...
23:32, 09/16/2019

Trapped, alone and 'desperate to come home.' American siblings barred from leaving China The State Department has warned Americans about China’s growing use of exit bans, sometimes used to keep Americans in China for years.        ...
23:32, 09/16/2019

Taiwan loses biggest Pacific ally as Solomons embraces China Taiwan loses its largest remaining ally in the Pacific after the Solomon Islands switches diplomatic allegiance to China, and observers say other Pacific nations may soon follow...
23:32, 09/16/2019

Why the 'Great Wave' has mystified art lovers for generations A massive wave threatens to engulf three fishing boats, its foam crown extending like claws, menacing the rowers below. It's an epic scene of human struggle and natural terror that dwarfs the sacred Mount Fuji just behind it....
23:32, 09/16/2019

WSJ: Amazon changed search results to boost profits despite internal dissent Enlarge / Amazon boxes. (credit: Getty Images | Julie Clopper) Amazon changed its search algorithm in ways that boost its own products despite concerns raised by employees who opposed the move, The Wall Street Journal reported today. The change was...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Fantasy Football Week 2 Winners and Losers: Breakout stars, waiver targets Lamar Jackson is proving the doubters wrong, one pass at a time, and the Fantasy ceiling is sky high for this Ravens offense after another dominant showing, Chris Towers says....
00:00, 09/17/2019

London Calling: Naomi Campbell Struts Into London Fashion Week With Fashion For Relief Most of the fashion world (read: this writer) is still recovering from New York Fashion Week, but the die-hards among us subsequently made their way across the pond to see what the British are serving for Spring-Summer 2020, as London Fashion Week ki...
00:00, 09/17/2019

'I Am What I Am': In Concert and Conversation, Audra McDonald Pulls Back the Curtain on a Brilliant Career When you get an opportunity to see Audra McDonald perform, you take it. The record-breaking six-time Tony Award winner, Grammy and Emmy winner and 2015 National Medal of Arts recipient has conquered both stage and screen with her acting and singing a...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Memoir of NYFW: The Best Moments of NYFW Were the Blackest—but Unfortunately, Our Invites Got Lost in the Mail As the most recent New York Fashion Week wound down last week, several members of our team here at The Root found ourselves at perhaps the hottest party of the week. In fact, it was figuratively and literally the hottest, as legendary burlesque venue...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Second Woman Accuses NFL Star Antonio Brown of Sexual Misconduct A week after being accused of sexual assault and rape in a civil lawsuit, NFL star Antonio Brown has been accused of sexual misconduct by a second woman....
00:00, 09/17/2019

Michigan Cop Found With KKK Application in His Home Fired Nearly a month after a framed KKK application was found in his home, the Muskegon Police Department has fired veteran police officer Charles Anderson. The cop had been placed on administrative leave after a black homebuyer came across the KKK memorab...
00:00, 09/17/2019

How will Felicity Huffman's 14-day prison sentence affect Lori Loughlin's case? Now that Felicity Huffman is going to prison, what's next for Lori Loughlin, who pleaded not guilty to similar charges in the college admissions cheating scandal?        ...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Harvey Weinstein told Cara Delevingne she wouldn't make it in Hollywood as a gay woman, she says “One of the first things Harvey Weinstein ever said to me was, ‘You will never make it in this industry as a gay woman,' " Cara Delevingne recalled.        ...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Felicity Huffman: The actress's career in pictures Felicity Huffman is an award-winning actress, playing roles in both movies and television throughout her career. Check out the actress's career in photos.        ...
00:00, 09/17/2019

James Corden rebukes Bill Maher's fat-shaming: Fat people are not 'stupid or lazy' Corden told his fellow talk-show host that his comments about fat-shaming "needing to make a comeback" are unacceptable.        ...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Factbox: Britain's insulin providers prepare for Brexit fallout With Britain sourcing the vast majority of the insulin needed by its 1 million diabetics from overseas, its biggest providers have had to restructure their supply chains in case a chaotic Brexit disrupts the normal arteries of trade....
00:32, 09/17/2019

Iran's Khamenei rejects talks with United States Iran will never hold one-on-one talks with the United States, but could engage in multilateral discussions if Washington returns to the 2015 nuclear deal, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday, according to state TV....
00:32, 09/17/2019

New Zealand PM Ardern to meet U.S. President Trump for first formal talks New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday she plans to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump in New York next week, in what would be the first formal bilateral discussions between the two leaders....
00:32, 09/17/2019

Japan's Abe says he will meet Iran's Rouhani this month in New York: NHK Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday he would meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani at the end of the month, as regional tensions rise in the Middle East after the weekend attacks on Saudi oil facilities, public broadcaster NHK sai...
00:32, 09/17/2019

KTM 790 Duke Launch Date Confirmed The KTM 790 Duke has been a long coming motorcycle from the Austrian bike maker, and the middleweight naked will storm the Indian market on September 23, 2019. KTM India has confirmed the launch......
00:32, 09/17/2019

Netanyahu says if reelected he'll annex parts of Hebron in The West Bank in controversial move: reports Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday he plans to apply Israeli sovereignty on West Bank settlements in Hebron, the largest Palestinian city, if he is reelected in Tuesday’s election....
01:32, 09/17/2019

New Zealand man arrested in ‘witchcraft’ deaths of 5 Fiji family members A New Zealand man described as a “healer” and “witch doctor” has been charged in the mysterious deaths of five family members in Fiji last month, local police said Sunday....
01:32, 09/17/2019

Humberto strengthens into hurricane, may bring heavy rain to Bermuda The third hurricane of the Atlantic hurricane season was strengthening at sea Monday ahead of the potentially dangerous rip currents it's likely to bring to the Southeast coast -- which may be the only direct threat to the U.S. posed by the storm bef...
01:32, 09/17/2019

Top Court Judge Recuses From Hearing Pleas Of Disqualified Karnataka MLAs Supreme Court judge Justice MM Shantanagoudar today recused himself from hearing petitions filed by 17 disqualified MLAs of Karnataka challenging the decision of the then Speaker to disqualify them......
01:32, 09/17/2019

Nadia Comaneci's Tweet As Young Kolkata Gymnasts Get Government Support A simple tweet by five-time Olympic gold medallist Nadia Comaneci catapulted two young gymnasts from Kolkata to viral Internet fame. "If I can change the life of someone, using sports or social media,......
01:32, 09/17/2019

Saradha Scam Case: Former Kolkata Top Cop Rajeev Kumar Avoids CBI Again Former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar failed to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI this morning in connection with the Saradha ponzi scam case, increasing the......
01:32, 09/17/2019

Jacinda Ardern to meet Donald Trump for first formal meeting New Zealand prime minister says relationship with US counterpart is strong despite previous run-insNew Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern will hold her first ever formal meeting with Donald Trump next week, the first time the two leaders have sat ...
01:32, 09/17/2019

New Renault Koleos facelift: prices announced News 16 Sep, 2019 The facelifted Renault Koleos is here with refreshed styling, a reworked interior, a pair of new diesel engines and a base-price of £28,195...
02:00, 09/17/2019

Death of the manual handbrake: 30 per cent of new cars have manual handbrake News 16 Sep, 2019 Fresh research uncovers only three in 10 new cars have a manual handbrake, with JLR, Lexus, Mercedes and Porsche going electric-only...
02:00, 09/17/2019

The places that finance forgot Countries fall off the global financial grid for a host of reasons: political obtuseness, lack of sovereign recognition, the departure of correspondent banking relationships, even Ebola. But we make a mistake if we think of these places as distant an...
02:00, 09/17/2019

NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near East of Lesser Antilles A well-defined small low pressure system located about 1200 miles east of the Lesser Antilles has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday....
02:00, 09/17/2019

Trump after Saudi oil attack: 'I don't want war but we are prepared' Donald Trump has said it is "looking like" Iran was behind the attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, but he has insisted that he does not want war....
02:32, 09/17/2019

The consolidation in oil prices is 'right': Strategist Patrick Bennett of CIBC says he doesn't expect oil prices to "rocket higher" from this point, and the movements in the oil market shouldn't change what the Fed is going to do....
02:32, 09/17/2019

Riyadh has 'great deal of explaining to do' on how its oil assets were attacked: former US diplomat Saudi Arabia's defense spending is the world's third-largest — behind the U.S. and China, says Gary Grappo, former U.S. ambassador to Oman....
02:32, 09/17/2019

Cramer's lightning round: When investors should pull the trigger on Ulta Beauty "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
03:00, 09/17/2019

Nadler: House panel too busy with Trump impeachment issue to investigate Kavanaugh House judiciary committee Chairman Jerry Nadler said the committee has its "hands full" working to impeach President Donald Trump and won't immediately launch an investigation into Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh....
03:32, 09/17/2019

President Donald Trump presents Medal of Freedom to former Yankees ace Mariano Rivera President Donald Trump praised former New York Yankees relief pitcher as "maybe the greatest pitcher of all time" Monday when he presented the 13-time All Star with the Presidential Medal of Freedom....
03:32, 09/17/2019

Trump to host India's Narendra Modi, Australia's Scott Morrison in Texas, Ohio this weekend President Donald Trump will welcome two world leaders to the United States this weekend -- India Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, the White House announced....
03:32, 09/17/2019

Joe Biden’s two-word retort to an array of challenges: Barack Obama On the 2020 campaign trail, former vice president Joe Biden is often quick to remind supporters of two things: Barack Obama was a great president, and he was Obama’s vice president....
03:32, 09/17/2019

Multi-Party Democracy Gets "F" In Amit Shah's Report Card Union Home Minister Amit Shah, whose party secured a thumping majority in this year's Lok Sabha election, stirred controversy today, remarking that 70 years after Independence, multi-party democracy......
04:00, 09/17/2019

The view from China – in pictures Fifty galleries from across China and beyond are heading to Shanghai to showcase the best contemporary photography in this year’s Photofairs Shanghai. Here are our favourites Continue reading......
04:00, 09/17/2019

| Nigerian migrants struggle to reintegrate after Libya ordeal Emerging from her ordeal, Gloria considers herself "privileged". Last year, the 26-year-old left Nigeria with four other women, dreaming of a better life in Europe....
04:32, 09/17/2019

In a 1987 video game, Chernobyl’s nuclear reactor was nearly impossible to blow up As Game Of Thrones concluded earlier this year, not with the bang of long-awaited confrontations, but the protracted whimper of its haphazardly plotted, poorly paced seasons, an unlikely replacement came to dominate our weekly conversations. It was a...
04:32, 09/17/2019

Charlie Hunnam to star in Apple adaptation of Shantaram According to Deadline, Apple has picked up a TV adaptation of Gregory David Roberts’ Shantaram for its Apple TV+ streaming service, with former Son Of Anarchy Charlie Hunnam set to star. This comes after multiple different adaptations have been attem...
04:32, 09/17/2019

The Terror: Infamy reveals the secret of its sinister spirit The people of the Colinas de Oro internment camp have met the enemy, and she is them. Ugh, I feel icky even writing that, but it’s the truth. Drawing its title from the “real” name of a character we already know well by another, “Taizo” reveals the o...
04:32, 09/17/2019

| Israel votes on Netanyahu's political survival Israel voted in its second election in five months that will decide whether to extend Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's term as the country's longest-serving prime minister despite corruption allegations against him....
04:32, 09/17/2019

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

Tin Ingots Reveal Long-Distance Sea Trade Flourished in the Bronze Age Researchers have made an astonishing discovery that is transforming our understanding of the Bronze Age. They have established that ancient tin ingots found in Israel actually came from what is now modern-day Britain.  ...
04:32, 09/17/2019

Evidence indicates Iranian arms used in attack on Saudi, says Riyadh The Saudi-led military coalition battling Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that the attack on Saudi oil plants was carried out by Iranian weapons and did not originate from Yemen according to preliminary findings....
04:32, 09/17/2019

Didn’t Major in Computer Science? This $40 Training Can Get You up to Speed You’ve still got time to get in on the bull rush of data science possibilities with the training from The Complete Computer Science Master Class Bundle. This massive 11-course package, an almost $2,800 value, is available for a limited time for only ...
05:00, 09/17/2019

4 strategic hiring tips for your self-funded startup A startup has to get many things right to be successful. One of the most important ingredients in this recipe for success is hiring. Given the hectic nature of work, which might often not have immediate rewards, hires not only need to be smart but al...
05:00, 09/17/2019

Outsight's 3D camera for autonomous cars can identify clothing and ice Outsight, a new company co-founded by former Withings CEO Cedric Hutchings, has unveiled a self-driving car camera with new types of sensing powers. The company's 3D Semantic Camera uses low-power shortwave infrared (SWIR) lasers that can scan h...
05:00, 09/17/2019

Apple iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max review: Better, but not groundbreaking What does it mean for a phone to earn the name "Pro"? Lots of power, for one. Usually great cameras. And software robust enough to handle arduous tasks with ease. The new iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max certainly tick all these boxes, and — as yo......
05:00, 09/17/2019

Lilly Singh brings energy to NBC's 'A Little Late' date If hosting a late-night show is a marathon, Lilly Singh bounded into her NBC series with plenty of energy, some promising moments and a few easily corrected stumbles....
05:00, 09/17/2019

The Right Way to Argue With an A-Hole The best way to win an argument with an asshole is to ignore them completely. But that’s not always possible. Sometimes you need to convince someone to stop arguing and physically move away, or you need to de-escalate an argument with someone you nee...
05:32, 09/17/2019

Why is it so hard to land on the Moon? Space is hard. That was the takeaway on Sept. 7, when the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) lost contact with its Vikram lunar lander during an attempt to touch down at the moon's south pole. ...
05:32, 09/17/2019

Jacqueline Woodson's 'Red at the Bone' a poignant generational tale of unplanned pregnancy National Book Award-winner Jacqueline Woodson’s new novel, “Red at the Bone,” tells a poignant tale of generational hope, regret, and pain.        ...
05:32, 09/17/2019

Authorities say bodies of four children found after slain mom; husband is being questioned Authorities in central Florida on Monday said they believe a man whose wife and four children went missing several weeks ago were killed in their home before he transported their bodies to Georgia. ...
05:32, 09/17/2019

20 Philippine villagers killed when truck falls off cliff Twenty villagers were killed and 14 others were injured when the truck they were riding in lost control and fell off a cliff Tuesday in a remote mountain village in the southern Philippines, police and the Red Cross said....
05:32, 09/17/2019

Suicide bomber on motorcycle targets President Ghani's campaign rally, killing at least 24 people A hospital director in northern Afghanistan says a bombing that targeted a campaign rally of President Ashraf Ghani killed 24 people. The president was at the scene but was unharmed in the blast and is safe....
05:32, 09/17/2019

Manhattan DA subpoenas Trump tax returns Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.'s office has subpoenaed tax returns belonging to President Trump and the Trump Organization through their accounting firm, Fox News independently confirmed Monday....
06:16, 09/17/2019

Sean Spicer makes Dancing With The Stars debut as he performs salsa in neon green ruffled shirt Donald Trump's former press secretary Sean Spicer has made his Dancing With The Stars debut while performing the salsa wearing a neon green ruffled shirt....
06:16, 09/17/2019

New models show that the earth is warming faster than first thought Scientists have made no secret of the extreme challenges posed by climate change, with the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) repeatedly stressing the importance of keeping global warming below two degrees. But now it seems the situati...
06:16, 09/17/2019

Snapchat makes your selfies more animated with new 3D effects Get ready for your selfies to have a little more pop on Snapchat. Today, the company is introducing 3D Camera Mode, a new feature which lets you take Snaps that can change perspective and appearance as you move your smartphone around. To make this ef...
06:16, 09/17/2019

Banning fans' free speech is not consistent with our vision of sport. Or democracy MLS fans have been banned for displaying flags with the anti-fascist Iron Front symbol. But it is crucial that peaceful political statements are allowed in sports“Push ‘em back, push ‘em back, waaay back!” is a classic American football chant encoura...
06:17, 09/17/2019

Neglect of player welfare is something women’s football must address fast | Suzanne Wrack Basics such as medical care and insurance are being left behind and players are paying with their careers in a growing gameWhen Crystal Palace forward Gemma Bryan took to social media last week out of exasperation at having been left “in limbo” by th...
06:17, 09/17/2019

Juan Mata backs young Man Utd stars to come of age in Europa League Juan Mata is convinced Manchester United are witnessing their next golden generation as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer prepares to unleash his starlets on Europe....
06:17, 09/17/2019

Jets' QB Trevor Siemian suffers gruesome ankle injury Jets quarterback Trevor Siemian suffered a gruesome ankle injury against the Browns on Monday after being hit by Cleveland defensive end Myles Garrett....
06:48, 09/17/2019

Mariano Rivera receives Presidential Medal of Freedom from Trump: 'Maybe the greatest pitcher of all time' Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera -- a five-time World Series champ and the first man unanimously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame – received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a ceremony with President Trump on Monday....
06:48, 09/17/2019

"Dinosaur-Like" Fish With Bulging Eyes Caught In Norway. Pic Is Viral An angler caught a rare, bizarre-looking fish while fishing off the coast of Norway recently. 19-year-old Oscar Lundahl, a guide for the fishing company Nordic Sea Angling, nearly jumped when he saw......
06:48, 09/17/2019

Chinese envoy heads to US to prep for trade talks A Chinese envoy will head to Washington on Wednesday to prepare for trade negotiations. The announcement Tuesday follows conciliatory gestures by both sides ahead of the October talks on their fight over trade and technology, which threatens to dampe...
06:48, 09/17/2019

MIT scientist Richard Stallman resigns over Epstein remarks A renowned Massachusetts Institute of Technology computer scientist who came under fire last week after suggesting in a leaked email that one of Jeffrey Epstein’s victims was “entirely willing” resigned from his post at the school M...
06:48, 09/17/2019

California resident dies of vaping-related illness A California resident died Monday from a lung disease caused by vaping, local reports said. The Tulare County victim, who was not immediately identified, was more than 40 years old and suffered from other illnesses beside the vaping-related afflictio...
06:48, 09/17/2019

Kellen Winslow Jr.’s wife files for divorce as rape retrial nears The wife of former New York Jet and convicted rapist Kellen Winslow Jr. has filed for divorce — about a month before the ex-NFL star’s retrial on other sexual assault charges. Janelle Winslow, who has been married to the ex-NFL tight end ...
06:48, 09/17/2019

Pigeons prohibited from flying in Beijing ahead of China’s 70th birthday China has reportedly banned pigeons from flying in the nation’s capital ahead of the Communist country’s 70th birthday celebration. Beijing’s municipal government warned of the restriction in the city’s seven major districts with a notice on Sunday t...
06:48, 09/17/2019

Trump mulling Iran response: ‘I don't want war with anybody’ BACK FROM THE BRINK: President Trump took a step back from the “locked and loaded” rhetoric of his Sunday night tweet, telling reporters, “I don't want war with anybody,” and declining to name Iran as the country behind the drone and missile attack t...
07:16, 09/17/2019

'This industry has a problem with abuse': dealing with gaming's #MeToo moment Workplace harassment was high on the agenda at the Women in Games European Conference, following a spate of allegationsSome say it is long overdue, some doubted victims would be ready to speak out, but now #MeToo has very much arrived in the video ga...
07:16, 09/17/2019

Apple awards iPhone supplier $250M from manufacturing fund Apple on Tuesday said it would award Corning Inc $250 million from a $5 billion fund dedicated to US advanced manufacturing. Corning supplies glass to Apple for products such as the iPhone and Apple Watch. Since the first iPhones hit the market in 20...
07:16, 09/17/2019

Iran’s supreme leader says there will be no talks with U.S. ‘at any level’ There had been reports about a possible meeting between President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, during the upcoming U.N. General Assembly this month in New York....
07:16, 09/17/2019

AP Top Stories September 17 A Here's the latest for Tuesday September 17th: Israel holds election; Trump says it looks like Iran is behind Saudi Arabia attack; Elizabeth Warren campaigns in NYC, talks about corruption; GM-UAW strike talks.        ...
07:16, 09/17/2019

Jimmy Kimmel's New Twist on the Comedy Central Roast Is Guaranteed to Brighten Your Day There's a new way to roast. On the heels of Comedy Central's roast of Alec Baldwin over the weekend, Jimmy Kimmel announced a new project down the pipeline for the channel.......
07:48, 09/17/2019

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

90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Reveals What Happened When Jenny Met Sumit's Wife Oh, Jenny. Oh, Sumit. Oh, 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way. In the Monday, Sept. 16 episode of the TLC reality series, Jenny retold the story about how she found out Sumit was married. A......
07:48, 09/17/2019

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

German women pensioners receive 26% less than men A new study shows that women pensioners in Germany can expect an average of 26% less in monthly payments than men. Women would need to save up to 2% of their annual salary throughout their careers to be on par with men....
07:48, 09/17/2019

PM saw parliament as 'obstacle' to Brexit plans, court hears Boris Johnson has been accused of silencing MPs to avoid scrutiny over his Brexit plans at the opening of a Supreme Court showdown over the decision to suspend parliament....
07:48, 09/17/2019

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

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

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

Revealed: catastrophic effects of working as a Facebook moderator Exclusive: Job has left some ‘addicted’ to extreme material and pushed others to far rightThe task of moderating Facebook continues to leave psychological scars on the company’s employees, months after efforts to improve conditions for the company’s ...
08:48, 09/17/2019

iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro review roundup: buy the cheapest one Early reviews of Apple’s latest suggest colour, battery and lower price make the iPhone 11 a winner The early reviews of Apple’s iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max are in from publications with early access to the three models.While the iPhone 11 P...
08:48, 09/17/2019

State Supreme Court rules two designers can refuse to make wedding invitations for same-sex couple A 2013 Phoenix law that adds "sexual orientation, gender identity or expression" to the city's nondiscrimination ordinance violated the freedom of speech and religious beliefs of two business owners, the Arizona Supreme Court said in a 4-3 ruling Mon...
08:48, 09/17/2019

Guggenheim downgrades Home Depot, says business investment will prevent margin expansion Guggenheim downgraded shares of Home Depot to neutral as the firm expects the home improvement retailer's business investments to weigh on margins....
08:48, 09/17/2019

New York Giants bench Eli Manning, name rookie Daniel Jones starting QB Giants promote rookie Jones to starting role after 0-2 startManning, 37, won a pair of Super Bowl titles with New YorkNew York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur named Daniel Jones as the team’s starting quarterback for Week 3, sending Eli Manning to the ...
08:48, 09/17/2019

Woman becomes first person to swim Channel four times non-stop – video Sarah Thomas, a 37-year-old cancer survivor, has become the first person to swim the Channel four times without stopping. The American, who arrived in Dover on Tuesday after swimming for just over 54 hours, dedicated her achievement to fellow breast ...
08:48, 09/17/2019

Credit card interest rates at their highest in 13 years Credit card interest rates have reached their highest in at least 13 years, putting shoppers preparing to splash out for Christmas at risk of higher bills....
08:48, 09/17/2019

How To Make UP-Style Matar Or Matra Chaat At Home (Watch Video) A fiery mix of boiled peas mixed with onion, ginger, coriander, lemon juice and roasted Indian spices, Matra Chaat is a sensation across North India....
08:48, 09/17/2019

Indian Cooking Tips: How To Make Preservative-Free Sambar Powder At Home We bring to you an easy way to make sambar powder at home that is devoid of any preservatives. Prepare some delicious sambar masala with this quick and easy recipe....
08:48, 09/17/2019

Baker Mayfield and the new world of expectations in Cleveland The Browns have high hopes, and it's not because of OBJ. It's because of the franchise QB. Is he ready to be a legend? Another Browns legend thinks so....
08:48, 09/17/2019

| Pre-Tests Proteas: A chronic lack of major runs Heavy scoring in the lead-up looks unlikely to be a hallmark of any SA batsman entering the Test series against India in only two weeks’ time, writes Rob Houwing....
08:48, 09/17/2019

UN General Assembly: Here are the 5 big summits to watch out for It’s that time again, when the eyes of the world turn to New York, as world leaders fly into the city to take part in the General Debate that marks the opening of the latest session of the UN General Assembly, or UNGA....
09:16, 09/17/2019

Struggling to Get Back Into a Workout Routine? These 5 Strategies Could Help Between work commitments, family obligations and social events, it may seem daunting — and downright impossible — to add anything else to your plate. As a result, people tend to sacrifice the one thing they might enjoy doing the least &md...
09:16, 09/17/2019

Sean Spicer on Trump's 'Dancing with the Stars' support: 'I just want his vote' Some viewers may be divided over "Dancing with the Stars" contestant Sean Spicer, but the former White House press secretary has one supporter: President Trump....
09:16, 09/17/2019

Roseanne Barr says she was fired for Trump support, talks comedy comeback Roseanne Barr believes she was fired from her eponymous sitcom revival because of a conspiracy against her spawned by her support for President Trump....
09:16, 09/17/2019

Can I still find the car I want? How UAW's GM strike will affect availability of vehicles For people looking to buy a new General Motors car or truck, will showrooms still have enough vehicles with the company's autoworkers on strike?       ...
09:16, 09/17/2019

Tense GM strike talks continue into evening on first day of picketing; health care a key GM and the UAW continued bargaining Monday after a nationwide strike started Sunday. The talks are tense, with health care as a key issue.       ...
09:16, 09/17/2019

General Mills recalls 600,000 pounds of Gold Medal unbleached flour for E. coli risk General Mills is recalling about 600,000 pounds of its Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour for possible E. coli contamination.       ...
09:16, 09/17/2019

New to adulting? Here's what you need to know about credit I just applied to my first apartment, and they want to check my credit. What is credit? Do I have it? A guide to credit for those new to adulting.       ...
09:16, 09/17/2019

FedEx to increase shipping rates for consumers in 2020 Effective Jan. 6, FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight will increase shipping rates and surcharges, the Memphis logistics giant announced.       ...
09:16, 09/17/2019

California, Uber and Lyft can find a way to compromise on drivers' benefits Rideshare companies benefit America but shouldn't cheat drivers and passengers. Calling workers contractors costs taxpayers billions a year: Our view       ...
09:16, 09/17/2019

Saudi's Aramco allows employees to enter Abqaiq compound: Al Arabiya Saudi Arabia's state oil giant Aramco allowed employees to enter Abqaiq compound for the first time since the Saturday attack, State-owned Al Arabiya reported on Tuesday citing its own sources....
09:48, 09/17/2019

Divided Fed set to cut interest rates this week, but then what? Deep disagreements within the Federal Reserve over the economic outlook and how the U.S. central bank should respond will not stop policymakers from cutting interest rates at a two-day meeting that began on Tuesday....
09:48, 09/17/2019

U.S. agency says Walmart likely discriminated against female workers: WSJ Walmart Inc likely discriminated against 178 female workers by paying less or denying promotions or both because of their gender, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission said in memos reviewed by The Wall Street Journal, the newspaper said ...
09:48, 09/17/2019

NBC in talks to reboot ‘The Office’ for its new streaming service Next year will mark the 15th anniversary of the debut of NBC’s beloved workplace comedy The Office, which has been off the air for six years now but remains a cornerstone of pop culture whose popularity and brand remain as strong as ever. When ...
09:48, 09/17/2019

New species of giant salamander is the world's largest amphibian The South China giant salamander, one of two new species of giant salamander, may grow to be almost 2 metres long - making it the worlds largest amphibian...
10:16, 09/17/2019

Jailed In House, Farooq Abdullah Allowed To Meet Sister, Daughter: Report Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, who has been charged with the stringent Public Safety Act, on Tuesday met his sister and daughter at his house....
10:17, 09/17/2019

Patient Records Of Millions Found Online In 50 Nations, Including India Millions of records belonging to patients worldwide, including X-Rays, mammograms and MRI scans, were long freely accessible online without basic security measures, German authorities said Tuesday......
10:17, 09/17/2019

Railways To Shift From Power Cars To Overhead Electricity Supply Trains will go "silent" by December, with the railways deciding to run them on power drawn from an overhead electric supply system, instead of the noisy power cars at either end, officials said on......
10:17, 09/17/2019

Why you should avoid making decisions when you’re hungry A new study suggests that people seek instant gratification when they have an empty stomach – which means they are more likely to settle for lessName: Empty stomach stupidity syndrome.Age: As old as the first missed breakfast. Continue reading......
10:17, 09/17/2019

Trump Tries to Prove He's Not Racist by Being Incredibly Racist Donald Trump thinks he can flip New Mexico, a state he lost by eight percentage points, in 2020. That task will require him to win over a significant portion of the 49.1 percent of New Mexicans who identify as Latinx, a demographic he’s having some t...
10:17, 09/17/2019

80,000-Plus Kaiser Permanente Workers Are Going on Strike More than 80,000 unionized Kaiser Permanente employees plan to strike in October, marking the biggest labor action in the country in over two decades....
10:17, 09/17/2019

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

Striking GM autoworkers seek to undo union deal setting different wage tiers General Motors workers went on strike this week in part to undo an agreement their union, the United Auto Workers, made nearly a decade ago to protect longtime workers at the expense of new ones. New hires at GM make only about half as much as longti...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Now we see if Daniel Jones is ready for this The transfer of power came not with a profane sideline rant, nor in the terrible moment of a broken bone or a blown-out knee or a ruined shoulder, but via gentle whisper, offered to the team website. That’s how one era ends and another begins. A simp...
10:48, 09/17/2019

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

Fantasy football waiver wire pickups for Week 3: Josh Allen, Demarcus Robinson Week 2 of the 2019 NFL season was full of injuries to key players. If you had Drew Brees, Ben Roethlisberger, Damien Williams, James Conner, or Devin Singletary, you may need to check the waiver wire for a Plan B. Except in two-quarterback or superfl...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Taco Charlton desperately pushing for Cowboys exit: ‘Free me’ Taco Charlton can’t stand being on the sideline. The defensive lineman, whom the Dallas Cowboys selected in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, took to Twitter Monday to make his plea for playing time. “Free me,” Charlton, 24, tw...
10:48, 09/17/2019

The harsh theory behind Chris Mortensen’s rat tweets Does Chris Mortensen smell a rat? The ESPN reporter’s curious Twitter activity Monday fueled a storm of speculation online after he tweeted out a series of rat emojis on three separate occasions. Eagle-eyed fans took notice of a pattern, specif...
10:48, 09/17/2019

CC Sabathia’s final season has been so much more than he thought With the end of his career just weeks away, CC Sabathia is trying to make the most of his time left with the Yankees. “Hopefully we’ll win the division and roll into the playoffs,” Sabathia said Monday, a day before the Yankees’ final homestand of th...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Elite Patriots, lowly Dolphins present unique challenges to oddsmakers LAS VEGAS — While veteran quarterbacks are dropping like flies around the NFL, Tom Brady is still going strong at 42. The Patriots are showing no signs of weakness and might be chasing perfection. Just as elite teams present challenges to oddsmakers,...
10:48, 09/17/2019

NFL Power Rankings for Week 2: Surprise 49ers are surging Two weeks into the 2019 NFL season, only 10 of 32 teams remain unbeaten. One of those, the Lions, settled for a tie in their opener. The biggest early surprise at 2-0 has to be Jimmy Garoppolo and the improved 49ers, who zoomed upward a dozen spots t...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Awful Jets luck puts quarterback Luke Falk in chaos Luke Falk arrived at MetLife Stadium on Monday, having never thrown a regular-season NFL pass. He left preparing for a potential showdown with Tom Brady. With franchise quarterback Sam Darnold already sidelined by mono, the Jets lost backup quarterba...
10:48, 09/17/2019

Continental Resources CEO: US has better oil security than Saudi Arabia Harold Hamm also tells "Squawk on the Street" there's no need to tap into the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve due to weekend attacks on Saudi oil production....
10:48, 09/17/2019

Dutch Grand Prix chief Lammers hits back at sceptics over F1 work Dutch Grand Prix boss Jan Lammers is adamant Zandvoort will be ready to host a Formula 1 race next May, despite the huge amount of work still required...
10:49, 09/17/2019

Audi's Rast explains "what the f***" radio message in title finale Two-time DTM champion Rene Rast has explained his "what the f***" outburst at his Audi Rosberg squad during the title-deciding Nurburgring finale in which team-mate Jamie Green took victory...
10:49, 09/17/2019

Amazon Music adds lossless streaming tier to its service Amazon on Tuesday unveiled a new high-quality tier to its music streaming service — making it the first major streamer to dive into CD-quality audio. The upgraded service, called Amazon Music HD, can be tacked onto existing Amazon Music subscriptions...
10:49, 09/17/2019

The Bahamas’ Big Need Is Tourists, It Says The 700-island nation is in mourning after the devastation of Hurricane Dorian. But with the country dependent upon tourism, travel officials say that many hotels and resorts are open and eager for visitors....
11:16, 09/17/2019

Sleep apnea, resistant hypertension pose highest risk for heart attack People with severe forms of sleep apnea also have higher blood pressure. Those with resistant high blood pressure, which can require multiple drugs to control, have the highest risk of suffering a heart attack....
11:16, 09/17/2019

Oil's Swings Reinforce Saudi Arabia's Key Role in Energy Markets The surge in oil prices after the attack on Saudi Arabian production facilities has reminded investors that the market is still largely driven by the world’s largest exporter, despite the flow of U.S. shale output onto the market....
11:16, 09/17/2019

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

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

|SApetrolpricestillexpectedtodecreaseinOctober-AA An attack on a major oil facility in Saudi Arabia means that a predicted drop in the petrol price for October will be lower than anticipated based on mid-month data, according to the Automobile Association....
11:16, 09/17/2019

|RisingpricesfromSaudioilattackboostSasol'smarketcapbyR20bn After attacks on a key Saudi oil facility cut output for one the world's largest producers by half, a subsequent rise in the global oil price has buoyed Sasol shares....
11:16, 09/17/2019

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

Liberal denial of ‘hidden’ capital gains tax hike can’t be trusted, says Scheer The Conservatives have seized on a ``policy proposal'' report written last November by Toronto Liberal MP Adam Vaughan for the Ontario Liberal caucus....
11:17, 09/17/2019

Champions League predictions: 'No third final for Klopp, Man City to blow it again' "The Champions League is back and how we\u0027ve missed it. The only fear is that it might let us down. James Gray on the four Premier League teams and how they might fare in 2019-20…"...
11:17, 09/17/2019

Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez arrested for alleged solicitation of child Pittsburgh Pirates all-star closer Felipe Vázquez has been arrested following an investigation into an alleged inappropriate relationship with a 13-year-old girl, authorities said....
11:48, 09/17/2019

Chris Boardman: Tour gives Brits advantage for Road World Championships "Chris Boardman says the OVO Energy Tour of Britain has given the country\u0027s young riders an extra advantage ahead of the Road World Championships."...
11:48, 09/17/2019

'We are a country, not a county' - Jamie Murray hits out at LTA over funding in Scotland "Jamie Murray has once again vented his frustrations over Britain\u0027s tennis authorities failing to capitalise on the success of his brother Andy with proper funding for Scottish tennis."...
11:48, 09/17/2019

Hammer time: US construction index at record high, more work than workers Optimism in the U.S. construction industry has reached a record high, with builders forced to push off work because finding help is difficult due to the historic unemployment low....
11:48, 09/17/2019

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

Hurricane watch issued for Bermuda - U.S. NHC A hurricane watch has been issued for Bermuda as hurricane Humberto is expected to pass just to the north of the islands on Wednesday night, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
11:48, 09/17/2019

Toyota invests $391 million at its Texas truck assembly plant Toyota Motor Corp said on Tuesday it was investing $391 million at its truck assembly plant in San Antonio, Texas, as part of the Japanese automaker's plan to invest $13 billion in its U.S. operations over five years through 2021....
12:16, 09/17/2019

Higher fuel prices may steal holiday cheer from U.S. retailers U.S. retailers already reeling from the U.S.-China trade war and an uncertain economic picture now have something else to fret about this holiday season - higher fuel prices....
12:16, 09/17/2019

Ethiopian crash victims want 737 MAX documents from Boeing, FAA A lawyer for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 said on Tuesday he wants Boeing Co and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to hand over documents about the decision to keep the Boeing 737 MAX in the air after a deadly Lion Air crash last O...
12:16, 09/17/2019

More banks join LSE bridge loan for Refinitiv buy By Michelle Sierra NEW YORK, Sept 17 (LPC) - The full list of lenders to the multibillion dollar bridge loan backing the London Stock Exchange Group’s acquisition of data company Refinitiv has been revealed after banks received their allocations....
12:16, 09/17/2019

GM, White House deny Politico report of administration involvement in UAW talks The White House and GM denied a report in Politico that said the Trump administration was involved in the automaker's contract negotiations with the United Auto Workers union....
12:16, 09/17/2019