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From flashy cars to expensive consultants to splashing out on expensive overnight accommodation, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has unpacked National Treasury's latest local government expenditure guidelines that aims to curb munic...

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Fukushima trial ends in not guilty verdict, but nuclear disaster will haunt Japan for decades to come The only criminal prosecution stemming from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster has ended in not guilty verdicts, in a blow to families displaced by the meltdown, as the fallout promises to haunt northern Japan for decades to come....
02:32, 09/19/2019

Emery rests Ozil for Arsenal's Frankfurt trip "Sept 18 (Reuters) - Arsenal manager Unai Emery has decided to rest playmaker Mesut Ozil and centre back Sokratis Papastathopoulos for Thursday\u0027s Europa League group stage opener at Eintracht Frankfurt."...
02:32, 09/19/2019

UK Supreme Court LIVE: Sir John Major to challenge PM suspending Parliament The Supreme Court will today hear from a host of supporters of a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's controversial decision to suspend Parliament....
02:32, 09/19/2019

Sandy Hook parents release harrowing video showing children use back to school 'essentials' to escape gunman A harrowing video put together by family members of children killed in the Sandy Hook mass shooting shows pupils using back to school "essentials" to help them escape a gunman....
02:32, 09/19/2019

John Humphrys pays touching tribute to listeners as he bows out of Today programme after three decades John Humphrys today bowed out of presenting the Today programme after 32 years, thanking his listeners who "gave him a pat on the back and often a kick up the backside"....
02:32, 09/19/2019

'Death knows no privilege': David Cameron hits back at controversial Guardian editorial on death of son Ivan David Cameron has spoken out for the first time about a controversial editorial published by the Guardian which claimed he only felt privileged pain over the death of his son....
02:32, 09/19/2019

'America's Got Talent' finale: Soulful singer Kodi Lee wins Season 14 Kodi Lee was crowned the Season 14 winner of "America's Got Talent" following what Simon Cowell dubbed "the best final I have ever sat in on my life."        ...
02:32, 09/19/2019

Honda's first hybrid SUV for the US is the 2020 CR-V Honda hasn't exactly been quick to electrify (the Honda E won't even reach Europe until mid-2020), but it is making up for lost time in a significant way. The automaker is finally bringing a hybrid SUV to the US in the form of the 2020 CR-...
02:32, 09/19/2019

Grichuk slam negates Buchholz dud as Jays beat Orioles 11-10 After Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Clay Buchholz left the game under radically different circumstances, Randal Grichuk delivered the decisive blow in an improbable Toronto victory....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Biggio’s cycle brings back memories for Frye Jeff Frye woke up Wednesday morning to a flood of tweets about Blue Jays rookie Cavan Biggio hitting for the cycle against the Baltimore Orioles the night before....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Singapore F1 organizers stock up on anti-smog masks Singapore Grand Prix organizers are stocking up on disposable face masks to sell to spectators if the worst air pollution in three years threatens to taint the city-state's marquee sports event....
03:00, 09/19/2019

The war on (unwanted) dick pics has begun A web developer asked men to send her pictures of their genitals in order to build a filter that ‘recognises’ a penis and blurs it. Which raises the question: why haven’t tech companies taken this on yet?Earlier this month, after waking up to find an...
03:00, 09/19/2019

Football transfer rumours: Thomas Tuchel to take over at Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is scraping the bottom of the barrel Underwhelmed by Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s stint at the wheel, Manchester United are hoping to replace him with Thomas Tuchel. Reports from France suggest both United and Barcelona are interested in lu...
03:00, 09/19/2019

The Madness of Crowds by Douglas Murray review – a rightwing diatribe Do racism and sexism really exist, or are they just the creation of angry lefties? The bizarre fantasies of a rightwing provocateur, blind to oppressionBeing stuck in a culture war is a bit like being a driver stuck in a traffic jam. From within one’...
03:00, 09/19/2019

French fancy: Parisienne chic from the city of lights – in pictures Tweed skirts and proper blouses. Take a tip from across the pond: a little bit je ne sais quoi will make you stand out from the crowd this autumnRead more from the spring/summer 2019 edition of The Fashion, our biannual fashion supplement Continue re...
03:00, 09/19/2019

American Horror Story: 1984 Sets Up an Absolutely Terrifying '80s Extravaganza American Horror Story: 1984 is here and now we're wondering how on earth this show is only now giving us 80s slasher movie. The first few minutes of the new season (after the murder......
03:00, 09/19/2019

Married at First Sight Couple ''Hotter Than Ever'' After Brief Split Reunited and it feels so dramatic?! On tonight's all-new Married at First Sight, all four couples from season nine came together to discuss life after decision day. While......
03:00, 09/19/2019

Shay Mitchell Leaves Her Boyfriend on Read While Celebrating Her Baby Shower With Strippers Big mom energy! Shay Mitchell is ready to welcome her first child... but first, she had to have a bomb baby shower. "I know I said that I wasn't gonna have a baby shower......
03:00, 09/19/2019

Watch What Really Went Down Between Clay and Nicole at the Bachelor in Paradise Finale The Bachelor in Paradise finale was three hours long and yet there still was not enough time to cover everything that went down between Clay Harbor and Nicole Lopez-Alvar. Luckily, the......
03:00, 09/19/2019

Nikki Bella Puts Artem Chigvintsev in the Hot Seat When Talking Baby Plans Nothing like putting your significant other on the hot spot! On today's brand-new episode of The Bellas Podcast, Nikki Bella was joined by her boyfriend Artem Chigvintsev in......
03:00, 09/19/2019

The Portugese road-trip perfect for seeing off the summer months From the beachside bars of Comporta to ceramic hunting in Lisbon's Alfama district, consider an end-of-summer Portuguese road trip, says Dipal Acharya...
03:00, 09/19/2019

UK Supreme Court to finish hearing case against PM Johnson Britain's Supreme Court will hear a third and final day of legal arguments on Thursday over whether Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted unlawfully when he suspended parliament in the run-up to Brexit....
03:32, 09/19/2019

Afghanistan braces for deadly attacks as Taliban vow to disrupt presidential election A deadly suicide bombing this week near an election rally in central Afghanistan where President Ashraf Ghani was due to speak came as a sharp reminder of the risks to a ballot set for the end of next week in the shadow of failed peace talks....
03:32, 09/19/2019

Israel's president welcomes Netanyahu call for national unity government Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, who is tasked with approving a government that emerges from this week's election, welcomed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's call for a broad coalition with his centrist rival....
03:32, 09/19/2019

Taliban takes responsibility for deadly Afghanistan hospital bombing A suicide truck bomber devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan, leaving 20 dead and up to 100 injured. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack....
03:32, 09/19/2019

Serbia's gig jobs gagging for a rejig Post-communist countries in Eastern Europe are part of global supply chains and the gig economy may offer a way to keep the best from leaving. But regulations are slowing efforts to slow the brain-drain. ...
03:32, 09/19/2019

US backs Saudi 'right to defend itself' after 'act of war,' secretary of state says The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described attacks on Saudi oil facilities as an "act of war" by Iran. Tehran has denied a role in the attacks and said it would retaliate if targeted....
03:32, 09/19/2019

When worlds of sound merge: Listen to the Campus Concert 2019 South Africa was in focus at this year's Campus Project of DW and the Beethovenfest. You can hear the hear the strongly applauded program right here....
03:32, 09/19/2019

VW, Porsche to recall around 227,000 cars over airbag, seatbelt issues: report Volkswagen and Porsche have to recall around 227,000 cars due to problems with airbags and seatbelt pre-tensioners, Germany's Stuttgarter Zeitung said on Thursday....
03:32, 09/19/2019

Shares inch higher after Fed cut, BOJ keeps powder dry A positive start in Europe nudged the main world share indexes and bond yields higher on Thursday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve's second interest rate cut of the year while Japan and others kept their limited remaining powder dry....
03:32, 09/19/2019

Exclusive: Deutsche Bank has discussed adding assets to bad bank if sales go well - sources Some senior Deutsche Bank AG officials have discussed the possibility of putting additional problematic assets worth billions of euros into a unit it created earlier this year, if the bank is able to sell assets already held within that "bad bank," ...
03:32, 09/19/2019

Booking.com 'still duping consumers' despite regulator demands Booking.com is "continuing to mislead consumers" with false claims about the availability of hotel rooms months after regulators demanded the website improve its standards, according to a report....
04:00, 09/19/2019

All the best looks from Milan Fashion Week, Spring 2020 Milan Fashion Week! Fashion shows continued Wednesday with designs from Prada and more. Scroll through for more eye-popping looks.        ...
04:00, 09/19/2019

Sam Bee tells journalists to stop euphemising dick Brett Kavanaugh's dick Late in her Wednesday Full Frontal piece on the newest allegations that the GOP’s favorite Supreme Court justice was/is the slurring, lurching, lecherous embodiment of misogynist white privilege that’d be too on-the-nose for a direct-to-steaming Nati...
04:00, 09/19/2019

Things have gotten extremely ugly between the Carter brothers Once upon a time, the Carter brothers—Nick, from the Backstreet Boys, and Aaron, slayer of Shaq—were at the top of what could have been a minor musical dynasty. (They even had their own single-season reality show, the brass ring of American musical s...
04:00, 09/19/2019

American Horror Story is fun again with 1984 Maybe it’s a sign of our dark times that a show that involves so much s’more-side bloodshed can seem like light TV. Or maybe it’s just the fact that after the last two seasons of American Horror Story reminded its viewers, with increasingly less subt...
04:00, 09/19/2019

Mark-Paul Gosselaar thinks it's a little weird he wasn't approached about the Saved By The Bell revival Wherever you fall on the ethics of Saved By The Bell’s Zack Morris—Well-meaning doofus? Total scumbag? Malevolent time traveler?—it’s hard to deny that he’s a central part of the show’s structure. As played by Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Zack was the smugly...
04:00, 09/19/2019

Seann William Scott is a long way from Stifler in the psycho parenthood thriller Bloodline Pregnancy as body horror is a familiar subgenre, but the new Blumhouse thriller Bloodline takes that idea a step further by presenting parenthood as a corruptively violent force, transforming a new mother or father from the inside out. The need to pr...
04:00, 09/19/2019

Vinesh Wants To Convert World Wrestling Championships Bronze Into Gold Vinesh Phogat defeated Greece's Maria Prevolaraki to win the bronze medal match in the World Wrestling Championships on Wednesday. She had already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics after her win......
04:00, 09/19/2019

Google Assistant's New Phone Line Feature Brings No-Internet Voice Search Google Assistant has integrated several local third-party apps like Ola Cabs, HealthifyMe, Faasos, FreshMenu, and more to enable quick app-based actions....
04:32, 09/19/2019

Nokia 7.2 With Triple Rear Cameras Launched in India Nokia 7.2 price in India is set at Rs. 18,599 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant, whereas its 6GB RAM + 64GB storage option carries a price tag of Rs. 19,599....
04:32, 09/19/2019

Amazon's Next Big Sale to Offer 'Lowest' Prices on Over 100 Smartphones Amazon's Great Indian Festival sale will kick off from September 29. In the days leading up to the sale, the online retail giant has started offering a glimpse into what kind of mobile phone offers......
04:32, 09/19/2019

"Loudmouths": PM Rebukes Leaders For Remarks On Ayodhya Prime Minister Narendra Modi today took to task leaders for their comments on the Ayodhya Ram Mandir issue, asking them to have respect for the legal process. Launching the election campaign in......
04:32, 09/19/2019

UP Chief Minister Completes 30 Months, Releases Achievement Booklet Marking the completion of 30 months in office, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday released a booklet on the achievements of his government and asserted that the perception of the......
04:32, 09/19/2019

Jack Conte, Patreon, and the Plight of the Creative Class The DIY musician's crowdfunding platform set out to provide a livelihood for artists on the internet. Is it more than just a band-aid for a broken system?...
04:32, 09/19/2019

Washington Monument reopens after 3-year closure for repairs WASHINGTON — After a three-year closure, the Washington Monument is reopening to the public. The 555-foot stone obelisk was closed in September 2016 in order to replace the aging elevator and upgrade security systems. The monument will reopen to the ...
05:01, 09/19/2019

Anti-vaxxers are comparing themselves to civil rights activists White moms in California are protesting against the state’s vaccine mandates — and comparing themselves to civil rights activists, according to a new report. During a recent sit-in at the California State Capitol, a group of anti-vaxxer w...
05:01, 09/19/2019

HUD official Lynne Patton slapped with violation over red USA cap in office Government watchdogs bared their fangs at HUD official Lynne Patton Wednesday, slapping the Trump family friend with ethics violations — for the outrage of stashing a red “USA” cap being sold by the Trump campaign on a shelf in her office. Patton, a ...
05:01, 09/19/2019

No, you can't move into that empty extra legroom seat on your flight. They cost extra American, Delta and United sell economy seats with extra legroom and other perks. Passengers who don't pay aren't allowed to move there if seats are open.       ...
05:01, 09/19/2019

Jerry to strengthen into hurricane as it nears Caribbean islands The Atlantic basin has become a cauldron of tropical activity in recent weeks, and the latest system to bubble up far out over the Atlantic Ocean is Tropical Storm Jerry, which came alive early Wednesday....
05:02, 09/19/2019

Gun violence costs U.S. $229B annually, analysis says Gun violence costs the United States $229 billion -- or 1.4 percent of the gross domestic product -- each year, an analysis by Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., released Wednesday indicates....
05:02, 09/19/2019

President Donald Trump 'revokes' waiver for California to set tougher emissions standards President Donald Trump on Wednesday said his administration will revoke a federal waiver, granted a decade ago, that allows California to mandate some of the strictest emissions standards for automobiles in the U.S....
05:02, 09/19/2019

On This Day: Azumah Nelson was born in 1958 Azumah Nelson was perhaps the greatest African fighter of all-time, writes Daniel Herbert The post On This Day: Azumah Nelson was born in 1958 appeared first on Boxing News....
05:32, 09/19/2019

Frazer Clarke result overturned in World championships In a shock ruling Frazer Clarke has been denied a place in the semi-finals and a World championships medal The post Frazer Clarke result overturned in World championships appeared first on Boxing News....
05:32, 09/19/2019

NY Times reporters claim Kavanaugh offered interview if they said it never happened Two New York Times reporters​ claim Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed to be interviewed for their book under the condition that they say he didn’t speak with him. Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly, the authors of “The Education of ...
05:32, 09/19/2019

Trevor Noah Is Skeptical About War in Iran, Even if Saudis Are Good Customers Presidential praise for the Saudis had Noah imagining a “Braveheart” scene: “Why do we fight? Not for our wives, not for our children. No, because they pay cash!”...
05:32, 09/19/2019

Cooking Tips: Follow This Quick And Easy Tip To Refresh Soggy Chips And Make Them Crisp Again If you're looking to restore your chips' crunchiness, then we have got your back. The idea here is to evaporate the humidity in the chips by escaping the moisture content in it....
06:01, 09/19/2019

Eating Cheese May Avoid Blood Vessel Damage From High-Sodium Diet: Study A new study has now pointed at potential benefits of consuming cheese. The study has said that consuming cheese may help protect blood vessels from damage caused by a diet rich in salt....
06:01, 09/19/2019

Healthy Diet: 3 Delicious Apple Salad Recipes For A Light Nutritious Meal Healthy Diet: Apple is said to help lower levels of cholesterol and also reduce risk of type-2 diabetes. Here are 3 delicious apple salad recipes to try!...
06:01, 09/19/2019

Germany: Far-right murder suspect linked to stabbing Iraqi Authorities said the main suspect in the murder of Walter Lübcke had likely stabbed an Iraqi refugee two years prior. Prosecutors said the far-right militant had tried to kill the refugee in a "sneak attack."...
06:01, 09/19/2019

GM's South Korean workers to stage partial strike, report says An internal note from the union representing GM workers in South Korea said partial strikes would be launched Friday and next week, Reuters reported....
06:02, 09/19/2019

Tesla Model 3, Audi e-tron earn top IIHS safety award Tesla Inc. earned its first award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety as two electric vehicles and one fuel cell vehicle earned top honors in crash tests....
06:02, 09/19/2019

An encounter outside Area 51 is imminent. This rural Nevada sheriff is ready. Lincoln County Sheriff Kerry Lee talks with the USA TODAY Network about how police are preparing for the Area 51 seekers in Rachel this week.       ...
06:03, 09/19/2019

UK Supreme Court LIVE news: Sir John Major claims Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension was motivated by 'political interest' Former prime minister Sir John Major has slammed Boris Johnson's Parliament suspension, saying he believed the move was motivated by his "political interest"....
06:32, 09/19/2019

"Smokescreen" or solutions? Britain lays out Brexit ideas Britain said on Thursday it had shared documents with Brussels setting out ideas for a Brexit deal, but an EU diplomat described them as a "smokescreen" that would not prevent a disorderly exit on the Oct. 31 divorce date....
06:32, 09/19/2019

If he loses in court, PM Johnson could suspend parliament again - document British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could suspend parliament again even if the Supreme Court rules that his original suspension, or prorogation, was unlawful, a court document tweeted by an opposition lawyer showed on Thursday....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Weakened Netanyah's offer for unity government rebuffed by rival Gantz Israel's weakened Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saw his offer on Thursday for a coalition with his strongest political rival, Benny Gantz, swiftly rebuffed after failing to secure a governing majority in a tight election....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Taliban truck bomb kills at least 20 in southern Afghanistan A Taliban truck bomb killed at least 20 people and wounded 95 when it exploded near a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, a provincial official said, with casualties expected to rise as rescuers sift the rubble....
06:32, 09/19/2019

EU sees no Brexit proposal deadline, but sees summit "milestone" The European Commission has no firm deadline for when Britain should make a formal proposal to break the deadlock over Brexit, but says it should be presented before a "milestone" EU summit on Oct. 17-18....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Trial Ends With Acquittals of 3 Executives The verdict makes it likely that no one will be held criminally responsible for the 2011 meltdown in Japan, which caused damage that could linger for generations....
06:32, 09/19/2019

Buick Name Is Erased From Buicks as Sales Slip for Century-Old Marque Since 2010, Buick dealers’ lots have been filled with a mélange of G.M.-owned vehicles borrowed from Opel, Holden, Daewoo and others, with a Buick badge affixed....
06:32, 09/19/2019

|Themarketispresentingrareopportunitiesforthosewhocanridethestorm-PSG Given the uncertainty investors are currently facing, it's useful to take a step back and re-evaluate the rare opportunity current conditions are presenting, says the CEO at PSG Asset Management....
06:33, 09/19/2019

|Globalhouseholdwealthdropsforfirsttimesince2008crisis-study Household wealth excluding property in the world's 53 largest countries fell slightly last year, in a first since the financial crisis of 2008, German insurance giant Allianz has said....
06:33, 09/19/2019

Attacks on Saudi oilfields show the world needs to move past oil: Former New Zealand prime minister Last weekend's attacks on oil facilities — and the spike in crude prices that followed — should show that the world needs to stop relying on oil, says Helen Clark....
06:33, 09/19/2019

Country singer Josh Turner's crew members involved in bus accident that left 1 dead, 7 injured Crew members for country singer Josh Turner were involved in a crash late Wednesday night after a show, leaving one dead and seven injured.        ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

'It's our future that's at stake': US students plan to skip school Friday to fight climate 'emergency' Tens of thousands of high school students in cities nationwide plan to skip class Friday to attend Global Climate Strike marches.        ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Trudeau apology: brownface unacceptable and racist Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau' apologized following the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. Opposition leader Andrew Scheer called Trudeau "not fit to govern this country." (Sept. 19) ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

'Get it together': False emergency sirens spark déjà vu on Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Maui Emergency sirens accidentally went off on Oahu and Maui Wednesday, rattling nerves as Hawaii residents recalled surviving a false missile alarm.        ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Trump says EPA to slap San Francisco with violations related to homeless population President Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One Wednesday evening that his administration will slap San Francisco with a notice of environmental violations related to the city’s homelessness problem within a week....
07:00, 09/19/2019

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau admits wearing brownface in 2001 school photo, apologizes Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wore brownface makeup to an “Arabian Nights” party at the private school where he was teaching, according to a Time Magazine report. ...
07:00, 09/19/2019

Carl Yastrzemski throws out first pitch to Giants outfielder grandson Mike Yastrzemski Fans at Fenway Park got to witness a special moment Wednesday night before the Boston Red Sox took on the San Francisco Giants in their series finale....
07:32, 09/19/2019

Here's where you'll get the best returns on your savings even as the Fed cuts rates As the Federal Reserve lowers rates, some banks are pulling back their offerings on their savings accounts and certificates of deposit. Here are the best current offers....
07:32, 09/19/2019

The winner of 'America's Got Talent' Season 14 is... Judge Simon Cowell called it one of the best seasons ever and on Wednesday night, "America's Got Talent" crowned one of its most popular contestants....
07:32, 09/19/2019

'Ad Astra' launches Brad Pitt into cerebral sci-fi realm Add "Ad Astra" to the shrinking ranks of cerebral science fiction, a movie that explores the great mysteries against an epic interstellar backdrop. Yet the movie works as well as it does thanks largely to its human component -- specifically, Brad Pit...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Cardinals-Cubs with a division title on the line: Breaking down the high-stakes showdown It doesn't get much better than two of baseball's bitter rivals squaring off with a playoff spot up for grabs. We look at the matchup from both sides....
07:32, 09/19/2019

Singapore GP diary: 'Unhealthy' haze hangs over Singapore, then disappears The Formula One paddock is a busy place that hosts a lot of serious business over a race weekend, but here we try to bring you some of the news stories you might otherwise miss ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix....
07:32, 09/19/2019

NTT Docomo moves up Japan-wide 5G to June 2020, offers early access Japan's top carrier will offer trial 5G service on September 20 before bringing base stations to all of the country's prefectures next year.Read More...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Wunder Mobility closes $60 million round to expand its urban transport platform in the U.S. Wunder Mobility, which helps companies and cities create their own urban mobility services, has closed a series B round of funding at $60 million.Read More...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Google launches AI lab in Bangalore, India Google is opening an AI lab in Bangalore, India that will focus in part on the creation of systems to improve education, agriculture, and health care.Read More...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Trump expresses dismay over cost of keeping Guantanamo prison open President Donald Trump expressed unhappiness on Wednesday with the cost of keeping open a controversial prison at the U.S. military base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and said his administration was studying the issue....
07:32, 09/19/2019

Trump to meet with U.S. senators Thursday over biofuels policy President Donald Trump will meet on Thursday with U.S. senators to discuss biofuels policy, Senator Bill Cassidy's office said, as Trump attempts to find a compromise between Big Oil and Big Corn on an issue that pits two constituencies that are impo...
07:32, 09/19/2019

Trump says there is still a national emergency over border security U.S. President Donald Trump, visiting a wall on the border with Mexico in California, said on Wednesday there was still a national emergency with regard to border security....
07:32, 09/19/2019

U.S. House Democrats introduce bill to fund government until Nov. 21 Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a stopgap government funding bill on Wednesday that would maintain current spending levels until Nov. 21 and avoid a government shutdown when funding expires at the end of this month....
07:32, 09/19/2019

| SA lifesavers ready for International Surf Rescue Challenge International surf lifesaving competition returns to Durban for the first time in a decade when the eleventh edition of the International Surf Rescue Challenge....
08:00, 09/19/2019

CHEAP: Save big on ASUS’ powerful new ROG Phone 2 gaming handset with $180 off What’s better than one CHEAP deal? Two CHEAP deals, plus a freebie. I’ll start off with the first deal: Looking for a new phone? Like games? Then you’ll love the ASUS ROG Phone 2, which boasts Qualcomm’s gaming-focused Snapdragon 855 Plus platform. T...
08:00, 09/19/2019

Google Pay will let you use your cards in India without actually carrying them Along with Google‘s announcement of an AI research center, its local language translation with Google Lens, and a phone number for Google Assistant, today the search giant announced Tokenized payment cards in the Google Pay app in India. With this fe...
08:00, 09/19/2019

Watch Huawei's Mate 30 event right here After all those Huawei product photos leaked over the past weeks, the company might have no surprises left in store for its Mate 30 event in Munich, Germany. Still, you can confirm all the rumored information that came out yourself by watching a live...
08:00, 09/19/2019

15 Best Coffee Places In Delhi You Just Can't Miss The growing number of coffee places around town get us to one point- Delhi loves coffee. So we'v got a list of some of the best coffee places in town that you must visit for your refill of caffeine....
08:00, 09/19/2019

| Ex-England forward Beardsley suspended over racist comments Former Newcastle Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been suspended from all football-related activity after he was found guilty of making racist comments....
08:48, 09/19/2019

Democrats' drug pricing proposal 'dead on arrival' in Senate: leading Republican The second most powerful Republican in the U.S. Senate on Thursday said that a Democratic plan on drug pricing would not survive in the Republican-dominated chamber, calling it "heavy-handed."...
08:48, 09/19/2019

Senate postpones consideration of Trump nominee Issa for trade role U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Senator Jim Risch said on Thursday he had postponed consideration of Darrell Issa, a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives, to be director of the U.S. Trade and Development Agency....
08:48, 09/19/2019

Trump communication with foreign leader prompted whistleblower complaint: Washington Post President Donald Trump's promise to a foreign leader so troubled an official in the U.S. intelligence community that it prompted them to file a whistleblower complaint, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday....
08:48, 09/19/2019

Trump on Fed: 'No "guts," no sense, no vision!' President Donald Trump blasted the Federal Reserve for delivering only a quarter-percentage point interest rate cut on Wednesday, saying the U.S. central bank and its chair, Jerome Powell, had "No 'guts,' no sense, no vision!"...
08:48, 09/19/2019

Imelda Hits Texas With ‘Catastrophic Flooding’; Hundreds in Need of Rescue Places that were battered by Hurricane Harvey in 2017 were again being pounded. The Beaumont area was drenched with up to 35 inches of water, forcing chaotic evacuations and leaving residents stranded....
08:48, 09/19/2019

WeWork umbrella locks office door in apparent protest move It’s been a hell of a week for workspace-sharing business WeWork. Yesterday, amidst ongoing financial worries, the Wall Street Journal ran a profile of CEO Adam Neumann that included unflattering highlights like a 2016 meeting in which a discussion o...
08:48, 09/19/2019

Champions League soccer: Zidane rips Real Madrid after loss to PSG Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane ripped his squad for a lack of intensity after a loss to Paris Saint-German in the group stage of the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League....
08:48, 09/19/2019

The importance of social media when it comes to LGBTQ kids feeling seen It is imperative to monitor kids’ safety while using the Internet, but parents should be careful not to disregard the potential positive impacts of social media apps. For LGBTQ youth in particular, the Internet can be a refuge....
09:16, 09/19/2019

Thomas Cook plots emergency fire-sale to avert collapse Thomas Cook Group is scrambling to stitch together a last-ditch fire-sale in a bid to stave off collapse and avert the biggest-ever peacetime repatriation of British citizens....
09:16, 09/19/2019

I Have Had It With Games That Always Send Me On Detours I don’t trust waypoints anymore. You know, those little icons on video game maps that show you where your goal is? They’re filthy liars, and I wouldn’t trust them with my coffee money....
09:16, 09/19/2019

The Tankiest Of Tanks Bruno Gauthier Leblanc is an art director at Eidos Montreal, the studio behind Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Thief and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided....
09:16, 09/19/2019

Crying Suns Is Like FTL But With A Better Story After raising over €72,000 in crowdfunded donations last year, Crying Suns is set to arrive on Steam tomorrow, September 19. Its art style and core mechanics both draw obvious inspiration from similar, years-old releases, with a narrative that consta...
09:16, 09/19/2019

Brutes robbed elderly widow of money for late husband’s tombstone: cops An 89-year-old widow was robbed of money she’d been saving to buy her late husband’s tombstone in a violent attack at her Manhattan apartment, police said Thursday. Sources said two brutes followed Maximina Osorio to her home in the Jacob...
09:17, 09/19/2019

De Blasio admits wife’s $1B ThriveNYC program is ailing Mayor de Blasio on Wednesday admitted his wife’s $1 billion mental health plan is ailing — even as he discounted his own office’s report that found the agency lacking. “I think it’s a mix,” Hizzoner told reporters ...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Soho tenant claims roaches swarmed her bagel: lawsuit Now that’s an everything bagel. A woman is suing her former Soho landlord, claiming her apartment was a filthy hellhole where a pack of roaches swarmed her bagel and turned up everywhere, even inside the refrigerator. Julia Perry said the Broom...
09:17, 09/19/2019

10 notebooks and planners to help hack your productivity Productivity hacks are all over the place. Between apps and noise-canceling headphones to yoga sequences and vitamins that promise to make you a superhero, there are all kinds of solutions designed specifically to help you focus. But here’s the thing...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Beardsley suspended until April 2020 over racist insults "Former Newcastle United Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been suspended for 32 weeks by the Football Association (FA) after he was found guilty on three counts of offensive language towards the club\u0027s U23 players, the FA said on Thursday."...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Huawei's 2010 Concept Video About the Year 2020 Is Super Awkward When I was a kid, the year 2020 seemed so far away. But now that “the future” is almost here, it’s fun to look back at what we thought 2020 might look like. Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications company and a lightning rod for controversy in...
09:17, 09/19/2019

McConnell backs election security amendment after facing criticism Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Thursday he is backing a measure to improve election security after Senate Democrats slammed him for blocking bipartisan election security legislation. The amendment to an appropriations package would prov...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30 launch: as it happened The Huawei Mate 30 Pro launch event gave us more than just a single smartphone. In fact we got four smartphones, the Huawei Watch GT 2 and even a TV.It was the Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro which were the headline announcements though, with the latt...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Huawei Mate 30 Pro release date, price and features The Huawei Mate 30 Pro has been officially announced, and it's arrived alongside the Huawei Mate 30.It's the Mate 30 Pro which is the more interesting of the duo, boasting a higher-resolution display, bigger battery and more advanced camera...
09:17, 09/19/2019

New Roku Express and Roku Ultra players to load videos 20% faster Roku is announcing that two of its most popular players are both getting a hardware refresh for 2019 that should make videos load up to 20% faster. The players up for a refresh are the 4K HDR-capable Roku Ultra that’s getting more me...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Rupee Moves Lower To 71.34 Against Dollar: 5 Things To Know The rupee settled 10 paise lower against the dollar on Thursday. The local currency opened on a strong note at 71.36 and shuttled between a high of 71.06 and a low of 71.37. It finally settled at......
09:17, 09/19/2019

Michigan Warns Residents About Mosquito-Borne Illness After a Death Health authorities are investigating other cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis, which is transmitted through a mosquito bite, after one man died and two people were confirmed infected....
09:48, 09/19/2019

What Makes Someone a Fan? It’s more than just ticket sales. Rich Luker, a social psychologist, studies fandom and why, for example, someone might get a tattoo of their favorite team....
09:48, 09/19/2019

Ferrari unveils new Formula 1 nose design for Singapore GP Ferrari has unveiled a new nosecone design for the Singapore Grand Prix, as the team chases low-speed performance in its endeavour to continue its streak of Formula 1 victories....
09:48, 09/19/2019

Trade unions around the world support global climate strike Adults, businesses and trade unions asked to join youth climate campaignTrade unions representing hundreds of millions of people around the world have come out in support of what is expected to be the biggest climate mobilisation the world has ever s...
10:16, 09/19/2019

GM workers who picketed in 2007 say that strike was political. This time it's 'serious' GM's usage of temporary workers, potential closure of plants and health care contributions remain major sticking points, according to people familiar with the talks....
10:17, 09/19/2019

Max Mara's spring/ summer 2020 show devised a wardrobe for a female 007 This was a collection designed to provide its wearer with an armour against everyday life, whether she's battling her commute or kicking ass in the boardroom....
10:17, 09/19/2019

James Maddison to Man Utd: Brendan Rodgers concedes every Leicester City player has a price Leicester City would be powerless to keep James Maddison if the likes of Manchester United meet their valuation for the midfielder, according to Brendan Rodgers....
10:18, 09/19/2019

Jodie Chesney murder trial: Girl scout stabbed to death by dealers after friend bought cannabis from rival suppliers, court told Girl Scout Jodie Chesney was stabbed to death by dealers after her friend bought cannabis from a rival rather than their new batch of the drug, a court has heard....
10:48, 09/19/2019

Buttigieg speaks after days of silence on 2,000 fetuses in home of South Bend abortionist Following days of silence, 2020 Democrat Pete Buttigieg Wednesday addressed the discovery of thousands of fetal remains in the home of late abortionist Ulrich Klopfer, who worked in the mayor’s hometown of South Bend, Indiana, for decades....
10:49, 09/19/2019

‘Trump Is Having His Own Brexit’: The Race to Prepare for a Potential U.S. Exit From the World’s Mail System As an American, Jeanne Glenz prizes her right to vote. But, because she lives near Munich with her German husband, exercising that right isn’t always easy. This year, it could get even harder, depending on the results of an obscure internationa...
10:49, 09/19/2019

Three Executives Have Been Absolved of Negligence in the 2011 Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court on Thursday ruled that three former executives for Tokyo Electric Power Company were not guilty of professional negligence in the 2011 Fukushima meltdown. The ruling by the Tokyo District Court ended the only crimi...
10:49, 09/19/2019

The U.N. Secretary-General Says He Has Taken a Forceful Stance on China’s Treatment of Muslims UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has strongly rejected claims by five human rights groups that he hasn’t condemned the Chinese government’s detention of more than a million Muslims in the Xinjiang region, say...
10:49, 09/19/2019

The U.S. Says the Attack on a Saudi Oil Site Was an Iranian ‘Act of War’ RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil installations an “act of war” against the kingdom by Iran, as the Saudis displayed missile and drone wreckage...
10:49, 09/19/2019

Mazda developing ‘RX-9’ sports car, new patent suggests 2015 RX-Vision concept could be readied for production Recently acquired patent shows off lightweight chassis design, with a front-mid engine layout likely A chassis design patent filed last week by Mazda suggests the company is developing a succ...
10:49, 09/19/2019

Volkswagen Golf gets three new value-adding trim levels Best-selling Volkswagen receives new Match Edition, GT Edition and R-Line Edition, adding £1900-worth of standard kit Volkswagen is seeing out the current Golf ahead of the Mk8 model's unveiling by replacing three current trim levels – Match, GT, R-...
10:49, 09/19/2019

How Google Fi's Unlimited Plan Stacks Up to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon Google’s mobile service, Google Fi, finally has an unlimited data plan. Though the previous sliding-scale “Flexible plan” that defined Fi’s service still remains available, the new unlimited plan offers a more traditional pricing structure, reduced ...
11:16, 09/19/2019

'They're forming like roaches.' The 6 tropical storms whirling at once have set a record It's hurricane season, but this is ridiculous. The six storms whirling this week in the Atlantic and Pacific set a record, forecasters reported.        ...
11:16, 09/19/2019

IndyCar's Aeroscreen Testing May Give Top Teams An Advantage Back in May, IndyCar debuted its aeroscreen concept as a sleek form of head protection in response to many other series’ adoption of the halo. That was pretty much the last update we’d heard of it—until now. And the best part is, we’ll get to see it ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Saudi attacks rattle shippers' plan to switch fuels Refinery outages in Saudi Arabia following weekend attacks on its oil facilities could deal a blow to the shipping industry's preparations for the biggest switch in fuel standards in decades....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Tech investors: No broad lessons seen in WeWork valuation drama Two top technology investors cautioned against drawing broadconclusions about the valuation of private companies from questions swirling around U.S. office-sharing startup WeWork....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Embattled Facebook CEO Zuckerberg seeks to mend fences in Washington Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill for a second day on Thursday as part of an effort by the social media giant to mend its reputation as it faces a slew of government investigations....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Shares of Ping Identity jump 25% in U.S. market debut Shares of Ping Identity Holding Corp jumped 25% in their market debut on Thursday, giving the identity software company a market value of about $1.46 billion....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Huawei talks up own apps with Mate 30 challenge to Apple, Samsung Huawei [HWT.UL] unveiled its new smartphones to challenge Apple's iPhone 11 on Thursday, talking up slick design and best-in-class features while playing down concerns about the lack of access to Google's popular apps....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Shares rise after Fed cut, oil prices jump A gauge of global equity performance rose Thursday within 1% of a record high a day after the Federal Reserve cut interest rates but crude prices jumped on concerns the weekend attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities pose supply risks....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Airbnb plans stock market splash in 2020 In a short statement posted on its website on Thursday, Airbnb did not give any details on how it plans to list its shares, although it is widely expected to take a direct-listing route....
11:17, 09/19/2019

SEC's Clayton worries about private markets, negative rates U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission chair Jay Clayton said on Thursday he was concerned about the growth of private markets and negative interest rates as policymakers try to stimulate growth....
11:17, 09/19/2019

India's Eros Now ties up with Microsoft's Azure platform India's Eros Now said on Thursday it is tying up with Microsoft's Azure cloud platform to host and stream its digital video offerings, in a boost to the U.S. software giant's push to expand in the Indian market....
11:17, 09/19/2019

Amish men escape after being pulled over for drinking and driving in horse and buggy Picture this: Two Amish men drinking alcoholic beverages while operating a horse and buggy carrying a 12-pack of Michelob Ultra and outfitted with a giant stereo system....
11:48, 09/19/2019

OECD projects slowest economic growth since the recession The global economy is expected to grow by 2.9 percent in 2019 and 3 percent in 2020, the weakest growth in a decade, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development reported Thursday....
11:48, 09/19/2019

Woman burning love letters from ex accidentally starts apartment fire Authorities in Nebraska said firefighters responded to the third floor of an apartment building to put out a blaze caused by a woman burning love letters from a former lover....
11:48, 09/19/2019

Fighter jet crash leaves pilot dangling from power line A Belgian F-16 pilot turned an ejection into a hair-raising, high-wire act Thursday after his fighter jet crashed in western France, according to reports. The pilot and his fellow aviator were on a training flight from Florennes in the Belgian provin...
11:48, 09/19/2019

Eva Braun’s used panties sold at auction There will be a Führer over this one! A pair of Eva Braun’s pink panties, a stained nightgown and a piece of Nazi jewelry have been sold by a British auction house. Humbert & Ellis Auctioneers offloaded the silk briefs for $4,619 to an unknown ...
11:48, 09/19/2019

Exxon shutting Beaumont, Texas refinery due to flooding: sources Exxon Mobil Corp began shutting its 369,024 barrel-per-day (bpd) crude oil refinery in Beaumont, Texas, on Thursday morning because of flooding from Tropical Storm Imelda, sources familiar with plant operations said....
11:48, 09/19/2019

Storm halts flights into Houston, city braces for torrential Imelda rains All flights into Houston's international airport, one of the busiest in the United States, were halted on Tuesday as Tropical Depression Imelda inundated southeastern Texas with heavy rains and triggered flash flood warnings....
11:48, 09/19/2019

U.S. settles with machinery and engineering companies over Clean Air Act violations The U.S. Justice Department and the Environmental Protection Agency reached a $47 million settlement with Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Inc and Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd to resolve Clear Air Act violations....
11:48, 09/19/2019

Montenegro scraps plan for new coal power plant on environment worries Montenegro has scrapped plans to add a 254 megawatt (MW) unit at the Pljevlja coal-fired power plant, becoming the first Western Balkan nation to take tougher stance on air pollution from coal, a government official said on Thursday....
11:48, 09/19/2019

This in-depth review of the iPhone 11 Pro’s best new feature is jaw-dropping I’m more excited about the iPhone 11 than I’ve been for a new iPhone release in quite some time. Sure, the introduction of Face ID and a larger OLED display on the iPhone X was cool, but it’s not as if Touch ID was much of an inconv...
12:16, 09/19/2019

Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Inger Andersen. ...
12:16, 09/19/2019

New Images Show Justin Trudeau Wearing 'Blackface' Makeup: Report New damning images of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wearing blackface makeup emerged on Canadian television Thursday, throwing his floundering re-election bid into further disarray....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Favour "Peaceful Resolution" To Crisis After Saudi Attack: Mike Pompeo US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said he preferred a "peaceful resolution" to a crisis sparked by attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure, as Iran warned against "all-out war"....
12:16, 09/19/2019

Superbug hotspots emerging in farms across globe – study Global outbreak of antibiotic-resistant superbugs linked to overconsumption of meatHotspots of antibiotic-resistant superbugs are springing up in farms around the world, the direct result of our overconsumption of meat, with potentially disastrous co...
12:16, 09/19/2019

Neurotoxin may have caused diplomats’ illness in Cuba: study Fumigation against mosquitoes in Cuba and not "sonic attacks" may have caused some 40 U.S. and Canadian diplomats and family members in Havana to fall ill, according to a new study commissioned by the Canadian government....
12:16, 09/19/2019

|TECHNICALANALYSIS:Wooliesstockbreaksoutaboveimportantresistancelevels Woolworths has been the leading retail stock in recent months on the JSE, and it’s now gone on to break out above important resistance levels. This is bullish and the stock has two higher price targets....
12:48, 09/19/2019

De Blasio donors agree to settle lobbying violation for $70K Three city developers agreed to pay $70,000 to settle claims that they violated a state lobbying law by donating to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s since-shuttered Campaign for One New York. The New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics announced...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Inside the MTA’s questionable plan to improve bus service The MTA will run fewer, bigger buses on Brooklyn’s busiest route this January in a bid to improve service, officials announced on Thursday. The plan — which is expected to add a few minutes to wait times but while giving riders more room on crowded b...
12:48, 09/19/2019

City hospitals struggle as spending skyrockets: report Mayor de Blasio has boasted about the city’s “universal health care” system on the campaign trail — but a new report by his own administration shows the Big Apple’s public health system is unwell. The number of people visiting city hospitals is down,...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Luckiest man in New Jersey wins another lottery jackpot Freddie Robinson, 64, became a millionaire in 2017 with the top prize in the Platinum Diamond Spectacular scratch-off game bought from a liquor store close to his home in Newark....
12:48, 09/19/2019

Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán placed on leave amid domestic violence probe Yankees pitcher Domingo Germán has been sidelined amid a domestic violence investigation, the team announced on Thursday. “We fully support all measures being undertaken by the Commissioner’s Office pursuant to the Policy on Domestic Viol...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Mike Pence to meet with NYPD officials, ‘Finest’ football team Vice President Mike Pence is expected to condemn recent acts of disrespect toward NYPD cops – including the rash of water-bucket attacks – during remarks at One Police Plaza on Thursday afternoon, law-enforcement sources told The Post. Pe...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Copper Smelting Shows Edomites Could Have Rivalled Israelites In the Hebrew Bible, the Edomites were the descendants of Jacob's brother Esau, but did an ancient Egyptian invasion trigger technological innovations within this biblical kingdom? ...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Herod the Great: A Biblical Tyrant But An Able Protector of Judaea Herod the Great was a Roman client king of Judaea (known also as the Herodian kingdom) who lived during the 1st century BC. He was also the founder of the Herodian dynasty, whose members, like Herod himself, served as Roman client kings.  ...
12:48, 09/19/2019

Fed Cuts Rates by Quarter Point but Faces Growing Split The Fed voted to cut interest rates by a quarter-percentage point for the second time in as many months to cushion the economy against a global slowdown amplified by the U.S.-China trade war. But the central bankers were divided over the decision and...
13:16, 09/19/2019

Home Sales Inch Up, Raising Hopes That Slump is Easing August was the strongest month for sales of U.S. homes in nearly a year and a half, sparking fresh hope that a protracted slump in the housing market may finally be starting to reverse....
13:16, 09/19/2019

Huawei Launches First Smartphone Without Google's Key Apps Huawei unveiled its first smartphone devoid of Google’s most popular apps, a byproduct of the U.S.-China trade dispute that could complicate the Chinese tech giant’s efforts to stoke demand for its products....
13:16, 09/19/2019

Forget the marshmallow test; this could be the real secret to kids’ future success Enlarge / For decades, Walter Mischel's "marshmallow test" was viewed as a key predictor for children's future success, but reality is a bit more nuanced. (credit: Igniter Media) Kindergarten children whose teachers rate them as being highly inatte...
13:48, 09/19/2019

New York Giants Get Tired Of Mike Francesa Telling Them They Stink, Cut Ties With His Show Mike Francesa has really stepped in it this time. The sleepy goofus had a standing weekly interview with New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur every Monday on WFAN, but the relationship between grouchy radio host and grouchy organization has reached...
13:48, 09/19/2019

Fantasy Football Week 3: Trade Values Chart and Rest of Season Rankings Whether you're 2-0 or 0-2 or somewhere in between, now is the perfect time to swing a trade. Dave Richard's updated Trade Values Chart can help you find the right deal....
14:16, 09/19/2019

Man Utd 1-0 Astana: Mason Greenwood takes his Europa League chance at Old Trafford Mason Greenwood scored a timely first senior goal as Manchester United squeezed past Kazakhstani side Astana in their Europa League group stage opener....
14:16, 09/19/2019

Arsenal vs Aston Villa: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV channel, team news - Premier League 2019-20 preview The air of optimism around the Emirates that accompanied Arsenal's summer transfer activity has begun to fade after a tumultuous start to the campaign....
14:16, 09/19/2019

Top Democrat threatens legal action if intelligence chief doesn’t share whistleblower complaint The Post has reported that the complaint was prompted by President Trump’s interactions with a foreign leader. Trump has denied doing anything improper....
14:16, 09/19/2019

House approves bill to avoid shutdown — but wall fight looms The House on Thursday easily passed a stopgap spending measure to avert a shutdown at month’s end. But the hard part is just beginning. Democratic and Republican leaders will spend the next two months attempting to forge a lasting deal to fund the g...
14:48, 09/19/2019

Justin Trudeau Says He Didn’t Remember Blackface and Brownface Photos and Admits There Could Be More Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted Thursday that he’s unsure whether there are more images of him in blackface or brownface beyond the ones that have already been released. Trudeau has been under fire since Wednesday, when TIME pub...
14:48, 09/19/2019

‘Worse Than Anyone Expected’: Air Travel Emissions Vastly Outpace Predictions The findings put pressure on airline executives and regulators to take stronger action to fight climate change as they prepare for a summit next week....
14:48, 09/19/2019

Loretta Lynn was 'so tickled' Metallica covered her song Metallica busted out a Loretta Lynn classic at its Nashville concert earlier this year. The country singer said she may have to cover the band now.        ...
14:49, 09/19/2019

Birds are disappearing from North America Billions of birds have vanished from North American skies over the past five decades, a new study has found — and scientists say it is a sign of a major ecological crisis. The bird population in the United States and Canada has plummeted by nea...
14:49, 09/19/2019

Why teens shoot video of violence instead of helping A recent spate of deadly incidents captured and shared on social media has raised the question: Why isn’t anyone helping? On Long Island on Monday, a group of teens filmed 16-year-old Khaseen Morris being beaten in a strip-mall parking lot. Kha...
14:49, 09/19/2019

Trump adviser says tariffs could go to 50% or 100% if China doesn't agree to deal Michael Pillsbury, an outsider adviser to the White House on China policy, said that President Trump would likely escalate the trade war if no deal is reached, including by dramatically raising existing tariffs....
15:17, 09/19/2019

'Secretary of corporate interests': Democrats portray labor nominee Eugene Scalia as against workers Senate Democrats tried hard at the nomination hearing for President Trump's labor secretary nominee, private sector management-side attorney Eugene Scalia, to portray him as too beholden to corporations to effectively represent workers' interests....
15:17, 09/19/2019

A huge list of Samsung Galaxy phones set to be updated to Android 10 just leaked A leak earlier this week claimed that Samsung will soon release Android 10 betas for its 2019 flagships, including the Galaxy S10 series and the Note 10 series. That’s hardly surprising, considering that Samsung usually updates its latest flags...
15:17, 09/19/2019

Sarah Hyland Thanks Brother for Giving Her Kidney on 2 Year Anniversary of Transplant Sarah Hyland is celebrating another two years of life thanks to her brother Ian Hyland. In a heartfelt Instagram post, the Modern Family star shares, "2 years ago today my precious......
15:17, 09/19/2019

Clean Chit To Mani Shankar Aiyar In Complaint For Remark Against PM Modi The Delhi police on Thursday gave a clean chit to Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar in two complaints over his alleged derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his meeting with......
15:17, 09/19/2019

"We Are Not In Any Crisis": Prakash Javadekar On Economic Slowdown There is no financial crisis in India, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Thursday, adding that the central government was taking all necessary steps to strengthen the economy....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Two New Court Rooms Created In Supreme Court For New Judges A day after President Ram Nath Kovind appointed four new judges to the top court, the Supreme Court on Thursday announced the creation of two new court rooms in the premises....
15:17, 09/19/2019

No Need For Its Arrest Warrant Against Rajeev Kumar: Court Tells CBI A city court today said the CBI does not need its arrest warrant against former Kolkata police commissioner Rajeev Kumar, as the Supreme Court and the Calcutta High Court had already lifted bar on his......
15:17, 09/19/2019

India Won't Discuss Jammu And Kashmir Issue At UN Says Foreign Secretary India will not dwell upon the Kashmir issue at the United Nations General Assembly and instead discuss its contribution on the development, peace, and security fronts as a responsible member of the......
15:17, 09/19/2019

Jammu And Kashmir Investor Summit Postponed To 2020 The State Administrative Council (SAC) on Thursday postponed the Jammu and Kashmir Investor Summit, which was earlier scheduled to take place from October 12-14, to 2020....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Trinamool Vs Governor As Babul Supriyo Targeted At Jadavpur University Union minister Babul Supriyo was targetted by students when he went to the Jadavpur University this evening to attend a programme being held by the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, the students'......
15:17, 09/19/2019

For a Truly Indulgent Vacation, Fly Solo Once, only intrepid travelers vacationed alone. Now, all sorts—and not just single people—are traveling solo. And hotels, cruises and tour operators are easing the way....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Trump signs order aimed at development of better flu vaccines U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order aimed at spurring the development of better vaccines to protect against seasonal influenza as well as a potential pandemic flu outbreak....
15:17, 09/19/2019

E-sniffer predicts non-responders to lung cancer immunotherapy An electronic "nose" that detects chemicals in the breath of lung cancer patients may help distinguish between those who will and will not respond to immunotherapy, a new study suggests....
15:17, 09/19/2019

FX market bounces back on swaps, forwards growth While spot volumes remain below 2013 levels, the latest BIS triennial central bank survey notes that FX markets have recovered from the decline recorded in 2016 on the back of strong growth in swap and forward transactions....
15:17, 09/19/2019

Huawei seeks to upstage Apple with Mate 30 smartphone launch Huawei [HWT.UL] launched its Mate 30 range of smartphones on Thursday, saying its cameras were superior, its wraparound screen brighter and its dimensions more compact than Apple's iPhone 11 Pro Max launched last week....
15:17, 09/19/2019

As Trump weighs options, Iranian official warns of 'all-out war' if US or Saudi Arabia attacks Javad Zarif's remarks come as the Trump administration weighs options to respond to drone and missile strikes on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure.        ...
15:48, 09/19/2019

Trudeau Apologizes Again as Another Blackface Image Emerges Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried to contain the fallout from a growing firestorm after a series of images emerged of him wearing blackface and brownface, damaging his reputation as a progressive champion of diversity amid a tough bid for ...
15:48, 09/19/2019

Gantz Declares Win, Rejects Netanyahu's Call for Negotiations Former military chief Benny Gantz declared victory in Israel’s election and rebuffed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s calls for power sharing, as the country braced for weeks of political uncertainty....
15:48, 09/19/2019

House Passes Short Term Spending Bill to Postpone Possible Government Shutdown (WASHINGTON) — The House has passed a short-term ending bill to prevent a federal shutdown when the budget year ends Sept. 30. The bipartisan measure, approved by a 301-123 vote, would give lawmakers until the Thanksgiving break to negotiate an...
16:16, 09/19/2019

Joe Kennedy III Is Mounting a Democratic Primary Challenge to Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey (BOSTON) — Massachusetts U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, a scion of one of America’s most storied political families, is set to announce he will challenge U.S. Sen. Edward Markey in the state’s Democratic primary in 2020. A person with k...
16:16, 09/19/2019

Apple launches iOS 13, watchOS 6, and Apple Arcade Apple's Craig Federighi unveils iOS 13 at WWDC 2019. (credit: Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica) Apple has begun pushing iOS 13 and watchOS 6 to supported iPhones and Apple Watches. Both updates bring substantial changes—especially iOS 13—and mark the begi...
16:16, 09/19/2019

Roku updates $29 Express and $99 Ultra players, adds new discovery tools to OS The new Roku Express with its remote. [credit: Roku ] Ahead of the holiday season, Roku made some minor updates to its media-streamer lineu...
16:16, 09/19/2019

U.S. Speaker Pelosi unveils drug price plan, Trump welcomes it U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat, proposed legislation on Thursday to let the federal government negotiate lower prices for costly prescription drugs, drawing praise from Republican President Donald Trump, who urged a bipartisan solution....
16:16, 09/19/2019

Labour plans 'NHS forest' of a million trees at hospitals Shadow minister to tell conference he will make health service the world’s greenestAn “NHS forest” of a million trees would be planted at hospitals across the UK under a Labour government as part of the party’s plans for a green revolution.Under prop...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Facebook's Zuckerberg met with President Trump at the White House Trump has criticized Facebook numerous times since becoming president, most recently posting on Twitter that the company's proposed digital currency, libra, will "have little standing or dependability."...
16:48, 09/19/2019

House passes bill to avoid a government shutdown for two months, sends it to Senate The measure to keep the government running through Nov. 21 now heads to the Senate, where McConnell has signaled he will back a temporary spending plan....
16:48, 09/19/2019

Houston vs. Tulane prediction: D’Eriq King will keep Cougars in game The Post’s Howie Kussoy, aka The Pigskin Profit, takes a shot on Thursday night’s college football game between the Houston Cougars and Tulane Green Wave: Houston (+5) over TULANE: A lot has changed since the Cougars’ 48-17 win last seaso...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Pair stole Patrick Mahomes cutout from McDonald’s, crashed getaway car: police LAWRENCE, Kan. — Two suspects are being penalized after they allegedly stole a life-sized cutout of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, then crashed their getaway car. Lawrence police spokesman Patrick Compton says a man and woman grabbed...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Bing Maps team contributes Uganda and Tanzania building datasets to OpenStreetMap The Bing Maps team will contribute building corpora for Uganda and Tanzania to OpenStreetMap, as a part of Microsoft's AI for Humanitarian Action plan.Read More...
16:48, 09/19/2019

Miami Dolphins to start QB Josh Rosen over Ryan Fitzpatrick The Miami Dolphins are planning to start former first-round pick Josh Rosen over journeyman quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys....
17:16, 09/19/2019

Asia Pacific stocks set to trade mixed amid US-China trade jitters Stocks in Asia Pacific were set to trade mixed at the open on Friday following a series of developments overnight on the U.S.-China trade front that dampened hopes of a deal being struck soon....
17:16, 09/19/2019

Australia’s Toughest Question: How Close Is Too Close to China? A furor involving the country’s first Chinese-born member of Parliament highlights the country’s struggle over where to draw the line on links to Beijing....
17:17, 09/19/2019

Nike ends deal with Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Company spokesperson: ‘Antonio Brown is not a Nike athlete’Brown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekStar wideout scored touchdown in Patriots debut on SundayAntonio Brown continues to lose endorsement deals from head to toe as N...
17:48, 09/19/2019

PGA Championship: Matt Wallace takes first-day lead as Rory McIlroy struggles • Englishman’s 65 is one ahead of Henrik Stenson• Rory McIlroy in danger of missing cut after late errorsThe BMW PGA Championship has been good to English golfers since the arrival of the current sponsors in 2005. David Howell, Paul Casey, Simon Khan...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Wolves make poor start to group stage as Braga exploit sloppy defending Rúben Neves mentioned in the buildup that one of his Braga midfield counterparts, Ricardo Horta, happens to be his best friend. Well, sometimes good pals have to tell harsh truths. On Thursday night, Horta scored a goal that informed Wolves they cann...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Giants 'stunned' as Toby Greene fails to overturn AFL ban Greene to miss preliminary final after appeal fails‘In over 20 years, I’ve never seen a worse decision’Greater Western Sydney might be bitterly disappointed Toby Greene’s contentious one-match ban wasn’t overturned on appeal, but leading player manag...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Lewis Hamilton ‘down for some hard racing’ in Singapore after Leclerc clash • Briton says he will adapt his driving after incident in Italy• Verstappen believes drivers ‘should be able to defend yourself’Lewis Hamilton reiterated his intent to give no quarter when he returns to the track for the Singapore Grand Prix this wee...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Former El Salvador president given two-year jail term for bribery A court handed down a two-year prison sentence for bribery to former Salvadoran President Elias Antonio Saca, the attorney general's office said on Thursday....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Albanian ex-minister cleared on drug charges, guilty of abuse of office An Albanian court found former interior minister Saimir Tahiri guilty on Thursday of abuse of office but innocent of trafficking drugs, and sentenced him to three years probation....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Trudeau vows to continue campaign amid blackface scandal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed to continue his re-election campaign and asked for forgiveness on Thursday after pictures of him in blackface emerged less than five weeks before the national vote....
17:48, 09/19/2019

U.S. expels two of Cuba's U.N. diplomats, citing 'influence operations' The Trump administration on Thursday ordered the expulsion from the United States of two members of Cuba's delegation to the United Nations and restricted travel of the remaining mission members to Manhattan, drawing strong condemnation from Havana....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Airbnb announces plans to go public in 2020 “Airbnb, Inc. announced today that it expects to become a publicly-traded company during 2020,” the San Francisco-based company said in a press release, posted on its website....
17:48, 09/19/2019

Grubhub stock falls after Jim Chanos says he’s shorting Shares of Grubhub dropped nearly 6 percent on Thursday after a prominent short-seller revealed he was betting against the food delivery giant. Investor Jim Chanos said Grubhub is facing a perfect storm of bad news as its drivers push for higher pay, ...
17:48, 09/19/2019

Tesla’s Model 3 earns insurance industry’s top safety rating Tesla’s Model 3 electric sedan has earned the top safety rating from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS), becoming the first Tesla to do so. The IIHS has given the Model 3 its highest rating, top safety pick+. It said the Model 3 e...
17:48, 09/19/2019

An ex-lobbyist is Trump’s pick for labor secretary. Democrats found anti-gay op-eds he wrote in college. At his confirmation hearing, Eugene Scalia, son of the late Supreme Court justice, faced harsh questioning over his record defending corporations in legal matters against workers and regulators. He was also asked about his past claim that gay parents...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Counting the Toll of U.K.’s Costliest Banking Scandal It was the costliest scandal in the history of British banking: the mis-selling of payment protection insurance, or PPI, to tens of millions of borrowers who didn’t want it, didn’t understand what they were buying or whose policies didn’t cover what ...
18:16, 09/19/2019

A FedEx pilot was held in Chinese custody for a week in the latest dustup amid Trump's trade war (FDX) Airman 1st Class Kirby Turbak/Altus Air Force Base A FedEx pilot was detained in China for a week, according to a new Wall Street Journal report. FedEx told Business Insider the pilot has since been released. Todd A. Hohn, the FedEx pilot, reportedl...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Target's 20 Years of Design for All anniversary collection celebrates collaborations with 20 of its iconic design partners Target/Facebook In 1999, Target acknowledged that great clothing, accessories, and home goods from iconic and well-known designers should be attainable by everyone, regardless of their budget. Since then, Target has collaborated with over 175 design...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Officials just confirmed 7 deaths and 530 cases of serious lung disease tied to vaping. Here are all the health risks you should know about. AP Photo/Craig Mitchelldyer The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating a spate of lung illnesses tied to vaping, or using e-cigarettes. According to new numbers released on Thursday, there h...
18:16, 09/19/2019

A mobile home in one of America's most exclusive trailer parks is on the market for $2.4 million. Here's a look inside the luxurious Malibu house. Suzy Poling, courtesy of Compass Paradise Cove, which is located in Malibu, California, is often referred to as one of America's most expensive trailer parks. The trailer park has been called home by celebrities including actors Minnie Driver, Pamel...
18:16, 09/19/2019

The Queen was replaced by Beyoncé in Madame Tussauds' royal display because she's 'music royalty' Madame Tussauds London Beyoncé has taken the place of Queen Elizabeth in the royal exhibition at Madame Tussauds in London. For one day only, the singer's waxwork figure has been placed alongside the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and the rest of...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Will the Savage x Fenty Show Be the Rihanna Musical Extravaganza We've Been Thirsting For? Pulsating beats. Undulating bodies. Scantily-clad swag under a spectrum of colorful lights. Is it a music video? A concert appearance? Rihanna’s recent text-filled (and highly controversial) trip to see Slave Play on Broadway?...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Wrestling Ref Gets 2-Year Suspension for Forcing Black Student to Cut ‘Unnatural’ Dreadlocks The racial slur-spewing New Jersey high school wrestling referee who forced a black student to cut his dreadlocks has been suspended for at least two years after a civil rights investigation resulted in implicit bias training, a legal warning from th...
18:16, 09/19/2019

Surfshark launches free Trust DNS app To help users protect their privacy online and bypass censorship, the privacy protection company Surfshark has launched a new secure DNS resolver for Android called Trust DNS.The new app allows users to browse the internet securely without being trac...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Gigabyte’s AERO 17 is a powerhouse for gaming, streaming and everyday use For a long time, buying a laptop has been about making compromises. If they’re big and powerful then they’re often heavy, noisy and have poor battery life. If they’re thin and light, then they’re often lacking in power. Bu...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Get £50 off your next holiday with Now Broadband's affordable broadband deals Sorting your internet plan, its a stressful experience by all accounts and one that should be rewarded with a break...a holiday in fact. Luckily, to help support your post-internet purchase vacation plans, Now Broadband will help you pay for your tri...
19:00, 09/19/2019

Trump leans away from striking Iran: ‘How did going in Iraq work out?’ ‘ACT OF WAR,’ NOW WHAT?: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated the obvious yesterday, referring to last week’s drone and cruise missile attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure as “an act of war.” Generally speaking, any time one country deliberat...
19:00, 09/19/2019

F.B.I. Agent Testifies That He Sent Questions for C.I.A. Detainees In a pretrial hearing for the accused 9/11 plotters at Guantánamo Bay, the agent acknowledged previously unconfirmed collaboration with the interrogation program....
19:00, 09/19/2019

Reports: Dolphins reverse course, Rosen to start Sunday A day after head coach Brian Flores affirmed veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick, the Miami Dolphins reversed course and made Josh Rosen the starting quarterback for Sunday's game at the Dallas Cowboys, according to multiple reports Thursday....
19:00, 09/19/2019

Trudeau scrambles to halt damage as third blackface incident emerges Video of Canadian PM with his face, arms and legs painted black surfaced less than five weeks before federal election • How will Justin Trudeau’s blackface photos affect Canada’s election?Justin Trudeau is scrambling to halt further damage to his re-...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Ben Carson warned of 'hairy men' in transphobic comments – report Staffers tell Washington Post the housing secretary raised fears about men infiltrating women’s homeless shelters during meetingBen Carson, Donald Trump’s secretary of Housing and Urban Development (Hud), made a transphobic comment this week during a...
19:48, 09/19/2019

US gunmaker Colt to stop making rifles – including AR-15 – for civilians Chief executive says there are enough sporting rifles on marketCompany to focus on making guns for military and policeGunmaker Colt says it is suspending its production of rifles for the civilian market, including the popular AR-15. Related: Trump su...
19:48, 09/19/2019

The climate crisis isn’t just causing extreme weather. It’s fuelling extreme politics, too | Nick Lowles The far right is exploiting divisions created by climate breakdown. This must be challengedIn the past three weeks, we took the pulse of citizens in eight countries in the Americas and western Europe whose governments will prove critically important ...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Taylor Swift: 'White supremacy is repulsive. There is nothing worse' The singer has used a Rolling Stone interview to explain her pro-Democratic politics and disavow her adoption by the far rightAfter years of keeping herself at a largely indifferent remove, Taylor Swift has elaborated on her political ideology in a n...
19:48, 09/19/2019

Mysterious outbreak of vaping-related illnesses jumps to 530 cases US officials say there have been seven deaths from lung-related illnesses tied to the devices, with no sign outbreak is easingUS health officials said on Thursday there are now 530 confirmed and probable cases and seven deaths from severe lung-relate...
19:48, 09/19/2019

There are 3 billion fewer wild birds than in 1970, study shows The bird population in the United States and Canada was probably around 10.1 billion nearly half a century ago and has fallen 29 per cent to about 7.2 billion birds, according to a study in Thursday’s journal Science....
19:49, 09/19/2019

Ryanair boss could get €99m bonus despite shareholder revolt Michael O’Leary may benefit from fixed-price shares after 50.5% remuneration approval Almost half of Ryanair shareholders have voted against a controversial new pay package for the chief executive, Michael O’Leary, that could result in the airline ha...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Miami Dolphins to start Josh Rosen at QB vs. Cowboys, bench Ryan Fitzpatrick The Miami Dolphins, after two inept performances to open their season, have benched Ryan Fitzpatrick in favor of Josh Rosen.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Barry Zito admits to rooting against San Francisco Giants in 2010 World Series Former San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito says he rooted against his team when he was left off the playoff roster.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 4 of the season Week 4 of the college football season bring a matchup between Notre Dame and Georgia plus two other showdowns. USA TODAY staff pick the Top 25 games.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Amir Garrett sprints to dugout after Kyle Schwarber takes offense to strikeout celebration Amir Garrett had a humorous reaction when Kyle Schwarber took offense to Garrett celebrating an inning-ending strikeout.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Domestic violence red flags are easy to find in coaches’ pasts, but did NFL teams spot them? The NFL says addressing domestic violence is a priority, but a USA TODAY investigation found issues in backgrounds of coaches that teams hired.       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

Kentucky LB Kash Daniel fires back at allegations he tried to hurt Florida QB Kyle Trask Kentucky LB Kash Daniel vehemently denies allegations made by Florida fans on Twitter that he intentionally tried to injure Gators QB Kyle Trask       ...
19:50, 09/19/2019

'Very engaged' Trump talks biofuels policy with U.S. oil-state senators President Donald Trump on Thursday discussed biofuels policy with senators from U.S. oil states, including Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy, who said the president was engaged on the issue that has pitted Big Oil and Big Corn against each other....
19:51, 09/19/2019

Border wall, Iran, Space Force among hurdles for $700 billion U.S. defense bill Disputes between U.S. Republicans and Democrats over President Donald Trump's proposed border wall, Space Force and his ability to launch a war with Iran are among the biggest obstacles Congress faces in passing a massive annual defense policy bill....
19:51, 09/19/2019

TRIWA Turned Illegal Guns Into Beautiful Watches The Humanium Metal that forms TRIWA’s latest watch collection cases is more than a painstakingly crafted blend of fine Swiss steel. It carries ghosts of humanity’s past. It contributes to righting humanity’s future....
19:51, 09/19/2019

4 Your Health: Cancer cases may stem from drinking tap water (NBC News)- Federal health officials say they are leaving no stone unturned while investigating the cause of the recent vaping-related illnesses. According to the CDC, there are at least 530 confirmed and highly probably cases in 38 states. Eight dea...
19:51, 09/19/2019

Researchers will conduct drought study at Biosphere 2 A drought will descend on Biosphere 2. It’s a new project conducted by researchers to analyze how a rainforest responds to drought conditions. Researcher Christiane Werner said studying the tropical rainforest is especially important because rainfor...
19:51, 09/19/2019

$20K reward offered for information about missing 5-year-old Dulce Alavez NBC — Police in New Jersey are offering a $20,000 reward for information about the disappearance of a 5-year-old girl who vanished from a playground Monday afternoon. Dulce Maria Alavez disappeared from City Park in Bridgeton. Authorities said ...
19:51, 09/19/2019

University of Arizona to build integrative medicine center TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — The University of Arizona in Tucson has announced plans to build a $20 million facility for its integrative medicine center. The Arizona Daily Star reported the new Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine building looks to pr...
19:51, 09/19/2019

Texas man killed by Imelda while rescuing horse The remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda claimed a life as the system dumped heavy rain and caused widespread flooding across Southeast Texas and southwestern Louisiana....
19:51, 09/19/2019

Google to invest record-breaking amount in renewable energy Google today announced its intention to spend more than $2 billion in new renewable energy infrastructure across the US, South America and Europe. The 1,600-megawatt package of wind and solar agreements includes 18 new energy deals and will increase....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Airbnb plans to go public in 2020 Airbnb has put to rest speculation about the timing of its IPO. The vacation rental company today took the rare step of announcing in a press release that it plans to go public next year, in 2020. The startup, which first launched in 2008, has grown....
20:48, 09/19/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $130 on Beats Solo3 Bluetooth headphones This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals h...
20:48, 09/19/2019

Alphabet’s Wing drones will soon deliver FedEx and Walgreens packages This fall, Alphabet's drone delivery arm Wing will begin delivering goods for FedEx Express, Walgreens and a small retailer. The pilot program will be based in Christiansburg, Virginia, and it's meant to prove that Wing's drones are re...
20:48, 09/19/2019

Apple introduces real-time lyrics to Music With the release of iOS13, Apple's added a fun new feature to Music: time-synced lyrics. The updated lyrics experience presents real-time synced song words that animate along with the music as they're being sung, rapped or spoken, no matter...
20:48, 09/19/2019

Big tobacco keeps starting 'grassroots' Facebook campaigns This article was produced in partnership with Point, a YouTube channel for investigative journalism. Facebook groups like 'Oregonians Against Tax Hikes' and 'No Blank Checks for Colorado' look like citizen groups concerned abou...
20:48, 09/19/2019

Netflix considering paying out bonuses for successful films The streaming giant is weighing up incentives for hitting viewing targets, as well as payments for winning major awardsNetflix is planning an incentive scheme for film-makers whose work is a success on the streaming platform, it has been reported.Acc...
20:49, 09/19/2019

Shola Amoo: the man behind the British Moonlight A period movie with a twist, The Last Tree is the coming-of-age story of a boy struggling to find his identity in both the English countryside in which he’s raised and the Nigerian shantytown of his birthShola Amoo sits outside a cafe on a sun-blazed...
20:49, 09/19/2019

Big Tech Execs Says They're Acting Faster on Extremist Content Executives said they are spending money on technology to improve their ability to flag extremist content and taking the initiative to reach out to law enforcement authorities to try to head off......
20:49, 09/19/2019

FedEx pilot detained in China before commercial flight A FedEx pilot was detained in China last week after items found in his checked bag before he boarded a commercial flight, the company confirmed Thursday.   ...
20:49, 09/19/2019

Let us all be envious of this toddler being taught Hamlet's soliloquy by Brian Cox For close to 60 years, Brian Cox has consistently delivered some of the best stage and screen performances by any living actor—from his numerous Shakespearean roles to his criminally under-appreciated meta-performance in Deadwood’s third season to hi...
20:50, 09/19/2019

How Your Car Gets Crash Tested You’ve seen the annual “Top Safety Pick” car ads and the crash-test videos, with cars slammed into objects as their own debris pours down around them like a snowstorm. Perhaps the latter even convinced you not to buy a car you so desperately wanted....
21:32, 09/19/2019

Google, Amazon make sweeping renewable energy commitments The new investments and promises come a day before employees from Google, Amazon and other tech companies stage a walkout to protest the industry's role in the climate crisis....
21:33, 09/19/2019

United States expels 2 Cuban U.N. diplomats for conducting 'influence operations' The United States on Thursday ordered the explosion of two Cuban diplomats assigned to the United Nations while restricting all other members of the delegation to the island of Manhattan....
21:34, 09/19/2019

'Between Two Ferns': Zack Galifianakis reveals celeb questions that (maybe) went too far Ahead of Netflix's release of "Between Two Ferns: The Movie," Zach Galifianakis drops his absurdist shtick to get real about Hollywood and comedy.        ...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Man Accused Of Sexually Harassing Ex-Actor Wants To Bring Witnesses A man accused of molesting a former Bollywood actor on board a flight on Thursday told a Mumbai court that be wanted to bring two defence witnesses to record their testimonies in connection with the......
22:00, 09/19/2019

Milton’s Shakespeare Was Just a Trans-Atlantic Tweet Away A scholar in England suspected annotations in a First Folio at the Free Library of Philadelphia were John Milton’s, so he connected the dots with someone who had studied the work for a decade....
22:00, 09/19/2019

Warren gets caught in Senate primary crossfire BOSTON — When Elizabeth Warren needed a glowing introduction to her speech at the 2016 Democratic National Convention, her former law school student, Rep. Joe Kennedy III, was there to provide it. When she needed someone to introduce her to the teemi...
22:00, 09/19/2019

Possibly rabid raccoon terrorizes NJ town, doesn’t stop after getting tased A raccoon terrorized a New Jersey town on Thursday, biting at least two people and charging at police officers — after they had tased it. The masked bandit started spreading mayhem in Maywood around 1:30 p.m., when it lunged at an 82-year-old m...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Queen Elizabeth once served tea to a Buckingham Palace contractor One worker at Buckingham Palace found out first hand what it’s like to get the royal treatment. A builder who was refurbishing a desk at the legendary residence had a bizarre encounter, when he paused to order a spot of tea and suddenly realize...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Trump to get broad range of military options to respond to Saudi oil attacks: report President Trump will be given a broad range of military options on Friday for responding to the recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, according to a new report. The Pentagon will present Trump with a list of targets for airstrikes inside Ir...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Ed Buck hit with federal charge in man’s 2017 overdose death Democratic donor Ed Buck was hit Thursday with a federal charge in connection to the 2017 overdose death of a man at his West Hollywood home — and newly released court documents detail allegations that painted Buck as a sex fiend with an underw...
22:32, 09/19/2019

Ex-NBA superstar Kobe Bryant scores points as an investor by preaching patience Retired NBA superstar Kobe Bryant is now a partner at Bryant Stibel, an investment firm with more than $2 billion under management.       ...
22:32, 09/19/2019

2019 India Bike Week Dates Announced One of the largest motorcycle gatherings in Asia, the sixth edition of the India Bike Week has been announced and the biker festival will take place on December 6-7, 2019 at Vagator, Goa. The Great......
22:32, 09/19/2019

Tata Tigor EV With Extended Range Could Be Launched Next Week Tata Motors has confirmed that it will launch the Tigor EV with extended range next week and it could be available for private buyers as well. There are no details available on pricing as yet....
22:32, 09/19/2019

Vivo V17 Pro Launching in India Today: Live Updates Vivo V17 Pro is the company's first smartphone with a dual pop-up selfie camera setup. As always, we will bring you live updates from Vivo V17 Pro launch event right here....
23:00, 09/19/2019

Airbnb Says It Will Go Public in 2020 Airbnb said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020, a long-awaited move by the home-sharing company that is both loved and reviled for its disruption of the hotel business....
23:00, 09/19/2019

2020 Honda CR-V Facelift Unveiled Globally; Gets A New Hybrid Version Honda has finally pulled the wraps off the 2020 Honda CR-V facelift. This particular model is the US-spec version, and in addition to refreshed styling, new features and upgraded engine options, the......
23:00, 09/19/2019

Yanks' Betances told he won't need surgery Yankees reliever Dellin Betances, whose Achilles tendon injury on Sunday finished him for 2019, at least has reason to believe he won't need surgery to repair the partial tear....
00:48, 09/20/2019

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environmentRead more about the Covering Climate Now collaborationHow y...
00:48, 09/20/2019

The climate crisis explained in 10 charts From the rise and rise of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere to possible solutionsGlobal climate strike: Greta Thunberg and students march to protest climate change – live updatesThe level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is n...
00:48, 09/20/2019

MPs Nusrat Jahan And Mimi Chakraborty's Dance Tribute To Maa Durga Is Viral First-time parliamentarians Nusrat Jahan and Mimi Chakraborty are seen in a video dancing to a song as a tribute to Goddess Durga as West Bengal gets ready to celebrate Durga Puja next month....
01:16, 09/20/2019

PM Modi To Inaugurate Gandhi Solar Park At UN - India's Gift To The World In a first of its kind symbolic effort by India at the UN, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a 50KW 'Gandhi Solar Park' next week during his visit to the United Nations, a gesture that......
01:16, 09/20/2019

Top Court Notice To Centre Over Pleas In Rohith Vemula, Payal Tadvi Cases The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a plea filed by mothers of Rohith Vemula and Payal Tadvi, who had allegedly committed suicide following alleged caste-based discrimination, seeking to end such......
01:16, 09/20/2019

BJP's Chinmayanand, Accused Of Rape, Arrested, Sent To Jail For 14 Days BJP's Chinmayanand, accused of rape by a law student, was arrested on Friday, five days after the woman detailed what she said was a year of sexual assault and blackmail before a court and close to a......
01:16, 09/20/2019

Unlock Qi's Aesthetic Potential With These Disguised Wireless Charging Pads Wireless charging is one of those features that only seems moderately cool...until you start using it, become addicted, and can’t ever go back to old-fashioned cables. Trouble is, wireless chargers aren’t exactly pretty, and they take up valuable spa...
01:16, 09/20/2019

Airbnb Sure Is Going Public Airbnb announced that it expects to become a publicly traded company next year, in a press release made in accordance with Rule 135 of the Securities Act of 1933. Read more......
01:16, 09/20/2019

Tropical Depression Imelda Has Dumped More Than 40 Inches of Rain on the Texas Gulf Coast Tropical Depression Imelda might not have the same ring as Hurricane Imelda, but the impacts of the storm are for real. The National Weather Service has issued a civil emergency warning as a flooding crisis unfolds in the region rocked by Harvey’s hi...
01:16, 09/20/2019

A bank scandal, an oligarch and the IMF: Ukraine's president has a lot to deal with right now Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is under pressure over how he will resolve a long-running dispute regarding a nationalized bank and its former oligarch owner....
01:16, 09/20/2019

Watford fans must be patient with Ismaila Sarr, insists Quique Sanchez Flores Quique Sanchez Flores has told Watford supporters they must be patient with club-record signing Ismaila Sarr as he continues to adapt to life in England....
01:16, 09/20/2019

Middle East tensions push oil prices toward biggest weekly gain in months Oil prices were on track to jump more than 7% this week, their biggest weekly rise in months, as early trading on Friday saw gains extended on fresh Middle East tensions after a key Saudi Arabian supply hub was knocked out in an attack last weekend....
02:00, 09/20/2019

The VR Groundhog Day sequel is better than every single word in that description might suggest Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
02:51, 09/20/2019

Russia reports African swine fever outbreak near China border A new outbreak of African swine fever has been found at a privately-held farm in a village in Russia's Primorsk region near the border with China, Russia's agriculture watchdog said on Friday....
02:52, 09/20/2019

9.7 Million Views For Cop's Video On How To Lower Hefty Traffic Challans A cop's video on what drivers can do in case they are issued a hefty traffic challan has gone massively viral online. Under the amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019, traffic challans have increased by up......
03:16, 09/20/2019

Israel Vote Deadlock Confirmed After Near-Complete Official Poll Results Near-complete official results Friday confirmed a deadlock in Israel's general election this week, putting Benny Gantz's party as the largest but without an obvious path to form a majority coalition....
03:16, 09/20/2019

One Dead, 5 Injured In Shooting On Streets Of Washington, D.C.: Police Washington DC Shooting: One person was killed and five others wounded on Thursday in a shooting on the streets of Washington, D.C., not far from the White House, police said....
03:16, 09/20/2019

Letter Fails To Save 30 Afghan Farmers Killed By US In Drone Strike Twelve days ahead of the pine-nut harvest season, the governor of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province received a letter from village elders in the Wazir Tangi area about their plans to recruit......
03:16, 09/20/2019

Who Is Benny Gantz? Israel's Ex-Military Chief, Front-Runner For PM Post With a parliamentary election producing a deadlock, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing the prospect of an electoral defeat for the first time in more than a decade. In an effort to......
03:16, 09/20/2019

Rugby World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every match free online and from anywhere Excited? You should be...the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan has finally arrived and your next six weeks is going to be a rugby union-fuelled extravaganza of action. The first match of the tournament kicks off today, with hosts Japan taking on Russia. ...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Is Nikon's 60MP full-frame mirrorless camera nigh? Are we about to see a Nikon Z8 or Z9 mirrorless camera? A high-end companion to the Nikon Z6 and Z7 has been mooted for the best part of the last year – and it may well be more likely now.Nikon Rumors claims a leaked screenshot from a Nikon ma...
03:16, 09/20/2019

iOS 13 release date, features and review Apple's iOS 13 update is determined to change your old iPhone, so even if you don't upgrade to the new iPhone, you'll have plenty of new features to play with today.Among the best iOS 13 features is Dark Mode, to tamp down on all of th...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Ford Focus ST Expectations are high for Ford’s latest family-sized hot hatch. Can it live up to them? The recent European market fortunes of the Ford Motor Company can be read in the generational development story of one of its great emblems of success: the everg...
03:16, 09/20/2019

Brad Pitt's space epic 'Ad Astra' sets 'new standard' for science fiction films, ex-NASA engineer says The Brad Pitt-helmed space epic "Ad Astra" sets a new standard for science fiction films, a former NASA engineer who served as a technical consultant for the movie told Fox News....
04:32, 09/20/2019

The messy iOS 13 rollout shows Apple needs a revised release schedule iOS 13 is finally here. The big addition this time around is the system-wide dark mode, and much-needed refinements to apps like Maps, Photos, and Reminders. Then there are the new security and privacy features that alerts you about the apps that use...
04:33, 09/20/2019

Opinion: Jalen Ramsey's landing spots, Lamar Jackson's growth and Kirk Cousins' struggles Jalen Ramsey could be a key piece for a contender ... if one is willing to pay up to obtain the Jaguars' star cornerback.       ...
04:33, 09/20/2019

Jacksonville Jaguars defeat listless Tennessee Titans for win on 'Thursday Night Football' Gardner Minshew and the Jacksonville Jaguars took advantage of a sloppy performance by the Tennessee Titans to get their first win of the season.       ...
04:33, 09/20/2019

Toyota To Expand Sao Paulo Plant Toyota said the funding would allow the Sorocaba plant, which builds the Etios and Yaris sedan models, to produce a new vehicle model. It did not provide details on the new model....
04:33, 09/20/2019

LI college student arraigned in fatal stabbing of high schooler A Long Island college student was arraigned Thursday in the stabbing death of an Oceanside high school student whose vicious attack was caught on video by do-nothing bystanders. Murder suspect Tyler Flach, 18, of Lido Beach, pleaded not guilty to sec...
04:33, 09/20/2019

College mass shooter spared death penalty in North Carolina A gunman who killed two university students and wounded four in a mass shooting in North Carolina in April pleaded guilty to murder in a Charlotte court on Thursday, in a deal sparing him the death penalty, the Charlotte Observer and ABC News reporte...
05:00, 09/20/2019

On This Day: Muhammad Ali defeats Floyd Patterson again Nathan Fogg recounts the story of two heavyweight greats – Muhammad Ali and Floyd Patterson – meeting in the ring for a rematch on September 20, 1972. The post On This Day: Muhammad Ali defeats Floyd Patterson again appeared first on Boxing News....
05:01, 09/20/2019

The cost of subsidising UK wind farms has dropped to an all-time low Results of a UK government auction on Friday show windfarms will be built in 2025 for as little as £39.65 per megawatt hour, a drop of almost a third since 2017...
05:01, 09/20/2019

Nintendo Seeks to Sustain Switch Sales With Stripped-Down Console Nintendo introduced a stripped-down Switch console, meant to keep up the line’s momentum in its third holiday season, as the videogame maker seeks to widen the Nintendo brand’s global presence....
05:01, 09/20/2019

Verizon and NFL give 2 game devs $400,000 each to launch 5G games Super Bowl Verizon and the NFL have named two winners in the Verizon 5G NFL Mobile Gaming Challenge. They will get $400,000 each to create 5G-enabled games.Read More...
05:02, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | 'Notorious serial killer' arrested in Nigeria after 8 women killed Nigerian police investigating the murders of at least eight women lured to hotels in the southern city of Port Harcourt have arrested a man they described as a 'serial killer'....
05:02, 09/20/2019

| WATCH | Tunisia's ex-president Ben Ali dies in exile Former Tunisian president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, the first leader to be toppled by the Arab Spring revolts, has died in Saudi Arabia, Tunisia's foreign ministry says....
05:02, 09/20/2019

Opioid-maker Purdue Pharma is allowed bonus payout in bankruptcy case The judge overseeing the bankruptcy case for opioid-maker Purdue Pharma issued an interim order late Wednesday allowing the company and its subsidiaries to continue paying its employees, former employees and retirees....
05:02, 09/20/2019

A crew member who survived California dive boat fire claims the staff were not properly trained A crew member who survived the deadly Conception diving boat fire off the coast of California is suing the vessel's owners, saying the staff had not been properly trained....
05:02, 09/20/2019

A flaw in iOS 13 can expose your contact details A flaw in iOS 13, the new iPhone operating system Apple released Thursday, exposes contact details stored in iPhones without requiring a passcode or biometric identification. And Apple has known about the flaw since July, a person who reported the bu...
05:02, 09/20/2019

What are nootropics (smart drugs)? Nootropics, or smart drugs, aim to enhance cognitive performance. Prescription stimulants and nonprescription substances, including caffeine, are considered nootropic. Here, we discuss research into the effects and risks....
05:32, 09/20/2019

Minecraft is finally getting a character creator - with over 100 free items Minecraft is finally getting a character creator that allows players to customize their avatar.The new feature, which was shown off by developer Mojang in a recent livestream, allows players to customize various aspects of their character including b...
05:32, 09/20/2019

Unbeatable Nintendo Switch Lite bundle adds Zelda: Link's Awakening for free in UK Wait..what? The Nintendo Switch Lite has just gone on sale today in the UK for the first time and costs £199 on its own. However, one other retailer is throwing in a free game too. We're not talking about an older cheap title either, but th...
05:32, 09/20/2019

Amazon Echo vs Apple HomePod vs Google Home: the battle of the smart speakers You want to make your home smarter, but where do you begin? Well, if you want to try out some smart home products but you're worried they might not be for you - or might cost a small fortune - then the best way to try out the latest connected te...
05:32, 09/20/2019

Disney Plus and Apple streaming services won't change Netflix strategy, says CEO Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has spoken out about the incoming threat of Disney Plus and Apple TV Plus – with both competing TV streaming services set to launch in November 2019.Speaking at a conference hosted by the Royal Television Society ...
05:32, 09/20/2019

Bus carrying singer Josh Turner’s road crew crashes, 1 dead A tour bus carrying members of the road crew for country singer Josh Turner plunged off a cliff in central California, killing one person and injuring seven others, authorities said Thursday....
05:33, 09/20/2019

Poland’s top filmmakers protest festival admission rules Academy Award-winning Pawel Pawlikowski and other top Polish filmmakers are demanding artistic independence for the nation’s most prestigious film festival after a politically charged movie was withdrawn...
05:33, 09/20/2019

Amnesty International Says Hong Kong Police Using ‘Reckless and Indiscriminate Tactics’ Amnesty International on Friday accused Hong Kong police of employing “reckless and indiscriminate tactics” against protesters in what amounts to an alarming pattern of abuse, and called for an independent investigation. In a new report, ...
05:33, 09/20/2019

There's An XCOMish Narcos Game, Which Just Might Work There’s already one game based on Netflix’s excellent Narcos, and it sucks. The second game, though, is looking a lot more promising, as it’s a turn-based tactical combat experience similar to XCOM....
05:33, 09/20/2019

French Court Says Valve Must Allow Steam Users To Resell Games Back in 2015, Valve got sued by a French consumer organization called UFC-Que Choisir (not to be confused with non-French, non-consumer organization the Ultimate Fighting Championship). UFC-Que Choisir had a multitude of bones to pick with the longti...
05:33, 09/20/2019

Europe's China telecoms gear ban will cost $3.5 billion: report Replacing Chinese telecoms equipment will cost about $3.5 billion or $7.17 per subscriber for European telecom operators, a report by industry research firm Strand Consult showed on Friday....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Germany to raise incentives for buying electric cars: climate policy document The German government will raise incentives for buying electric cars under its new climate plan, as well as raising road tolls for trucks from 2023 and pumping money into rail operator Deutsche Bahn, a climate policy document seen by Reuters showed....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Germany to raise incentives for buying electric cars - climate policy document The German government will raise incentives for buying electric cars under its new climate plan, as well as raising road tolls for trucks from 2023 and pumping money into rail operator Deutsche Bahn, a climate policy document seen by Reuters showed....
06:00, 09/20/2019

US STOCKS-Wall Street futures rise on global stimulus efforts U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as China became the third country to trim interest rates in the past few days, raising hopes that major central banks stand ready to blunt the impact of a prolonged Sino-U.S. trade war on global growth....
06:00, 09/20/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on higher oil prices Futures for Canada's main stock index rose on Friday, as oil prices gained on rising Middle East tensions after a key Saudi Arabian supply hub was knocked out in an attack last weekend....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Fed's Bullard Explains His Dissent on Rate Cut He Calls Too Small St. Louis Fed leader James Bullard said the central bank should have lowered rates by more than it did to further ensure the economy can navigate a climate of rising risk....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Los Angeles Dodgers Add Two Entrepreneurs to Ownership Team The Los Angeles Dodgers added Alan Smolinisky and Robert Plummer to the team’s ownership group, whose members include financial-management executive Mark Walter and basketball legend Magic Johnson, people familiar with the matter said....
06:00, 09/20/2019

Population Control Is "Congress Brainchild": Party Leader Jitin Prasada Anticipating the BJP's move on population control, the Congress jumped into the debate, with Congress Working Committee member Jitin Prasada saying that for all-around development of the country......
06:00, 09/20/2019

Indian Markets To Become "Much More Exciting" After Tax Cut: Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday said the Narendra Modi government was committed in making India a big manufacturing hub and the slashing of corporate tax rates would make the country's markets......
06:00, 09/20/2019

Nitish Kumar Targets Over 200 Seats In Bihar Polls, Says No Rift In NDA Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has claimed the NDA will register a landslide win in Assembly polls due next year and win more than the 206 seats it claimed in 2010. The Chief Minister, whose......
06:00, 09/20/2019

"Shall Rehabilitate You Mentally": Babul Supriyo, Assaulted In University Those who manhandled Babul Supriyo at Kolkata's Jadavpur University on Thursday will be rehabilitated "mentally", the Union Minister tweeted today as a number of BJP leaders condemned the incident and......
06:00, 09/20/2019

The Warm-Up: The teenage saviours of the Europa League "Bukayo Saka and Mason Greenwood lit up an unloved competition last night. Plus: Loris Karius has been at it again and was Dimitar Berbatov actually cool?"...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Power won't "play games" with Penske team-mates' IndyCar title bids One-time IndyCar champion Will Power says he "won't play games" and influence the title fight between his Penske team-mates Josef Newgarden and Simon Pagenaud, as well as Andretti's Alexander Rossi...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Barrier issue forces WTCR to short Suzuka course, not F1 layout The World Touring Car Cup will switch from Suzuka's full Formula 1 layout to the shorter East Course for its 2019 round due to complications with the track's barrier set-up...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Singapore F1 practice: Verstappen top; Bottas, Leclerc hit trouble Red Bull driver Max Verstappen topped the opening Formula 1 free practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix, while Valtteri Bottas caused a red flag by crashing his Mercedes...
06:00, 09/20/2019

Everyone Hates You When You're Selfish in a Crowd Reddit must know it’s Jerk Week. The top post on r/AskReddit last night asked, “What is something we can all agree on being a ‘dick move’?” The top answers, agreed upon by thousands of Reddit users, shared a theme: the most universal dick move is bei...
06:32, 09/20/2019

Antonio Banderas says ex-wife Melanie Griffith is 'one of my best friends' During an interview with Vulture, Antonio Banderas, 59, gushed about ex-wife Melanie Griffith, 62, who he was married to from 1996 to 2015.        ...
06:32, 09/20/2019

Report: Accuser tells NFL that WR Brown sent 'threatening' texts The female artist who leveled claims earlier this week that New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown made unwanted sexual advances before firing her contacted the NFL Thursday saying that Brown sent her "intimidating and threatening" texts, S...
06:32, 09/20/2019

When Dictionaries Wade Into the Gender (Non)Binary Merriam-Webster announced an additional definition for “they”: a third-person, singular pronoun for nonbinary people. And Oxford has been criticized for its entry under “woman.”...
06:32, 09/20/2019

Ohio child sex trafficking sting nabs more than 100, including church leader, ER doctor: report More than 100 people, including a medical doctor and a church youth director, were arrested as part of a massive human-trafficking and child-sex sting operation based in central Ohio, according to a report....
06:32, 09/20/2019

Stars that eat planets can start spinning so fast they rip apart When a star engulfs a planet it can end up spinning so fast that it rips apart. The resulting debris could help us learn about exoplanets that were consumed...
06:32, 09/20/2019

VPN apps with 500M+ installs caught serving disruptive ads to Android users Google Play Store has a malware problem. And it doesn’t seem to go away despite the company’s best efforts to rein in sketchy apps. In a yet another instance of Android adware, New Zealand-based independent security researcher Andy Michael found four...
06:32, 09/20/2019

Ralph Lauren launches Rachel Green Friends collection Twenty-five years ago, Rachel Karen Green burst into the Central Perk coffee house in a soaking wet, off-the-shoulder wedding dress, and Friends was born....
07:35, 09/20/2019

Treasury yields inch higher as US-China trade talks enter second day U.S. government debt yields fell Friday morning as traders digested a rate move from the Federal Reserve and monitored trade talks between Washington and Beijing....
07:35, 09/20/2019

Citroen SpaceTourer receives new drivetrain option News 20 Sep, 2019 The Citroen SpaceTourer’s least powerful 2.0-litre diesel engine can now be specced with an eight-speed automatic gearbox...
07:36, 09/20/2019

The broken dreams and promises of LaVar Ball’s failed basketball league “Where’s our money?” It was early August 2018 and the Junior Basketball Association (JBA) — the college-alternative pro league that LaVar Ball created — was holding its first-ever playoffs at tiny Eagle’s Nest Arena, the home of Cal...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Luke Falk isn’t getting eased into Jets’ QB job Luke Falk realized the coincidence when he looked at his phone during the draft in 2018 and saw the Titans were calling him. Tennessee took him in the sixth round, pick No. 199 overall, out of Washington State. That, of course, is the round and pick ...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Jets’ Jamal Adams remains indignant over ‘crazy’ $21K fine Jamal Adams keeps delivering hits. On Thursday, the Jets safety continued to blast the NFL for fining him over the unnecessary roughness penalty called for his hit on Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield in Monday night’s loss to Cleveland. “It’s crazy....
07:36, 09/20/2019

Ex-Giants QB Dave Brown has been in Daniel Jones’ shoes before If there’s one person floating out there in the football universe who can understand what Daniel Jones is going through, it’s Dave Brown. The similarities between the two are uncanny: Giants first-round draft picks out of Duke, tasked with replacing ...
07:36, 09/20/2019

Autonomous killer drones set to be used by Turkey in Syria Turkey is to become the first nation to use drones able to find, track and kill people without human intervention, when it deploys them in Syria in a few months...
08:16, 09/20/2019

Alien enthusiasts descend on Area 51 for an event that started as a joke Small Nevada towns near Area 51 could be full of people who heeded an internet joke to head out to "storm" the secret US military base and "see them aliens" conspiracy theorists claim it holds....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Sena-BJP Maharashtra Alliance Announcement In 2 Days: Uddhav Thackeray Shiv Sena and BJP will contest the next month's Maharashtra Assembly elections jointly and an announcement on the seat sharing formula will be made in the next two days, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray......
08:16, 09/20/2019

U.N. urged by own staff to look at its climate footprint More than 1,000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomatic perks like business-class flights and travel handouts, a letter obtained by Reuters showed....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Facebook employee jumps to death from headquarters in Northern California: reports A Facebook employee reportedly jumped to his death from the fourth floor of a building at the Facebook campus in Northern California Thursday, according to reports....
08:16, 09/20/2019

UN human rights report shows rise in reprisals against activists, victims Cases of intimidation and retaliation against victims, civil society and activists who cooperate with the United Nations are on the rise, a new report from the UN Human Rights Office reveals....
08:16, 09/20/2019

Harry Winks and Nico Rosberg join Alex Thomson for HUGO BOSS boat launch ahead of Vendée Globe challenge Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks and former Formula One champion Nico Rosberg joined sailing star Alex Thomson at the launch of his new boat ahead of his gruelling Vendée Globe campaign next year....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Bukayo Saka: Freddie Ljungberg bridging the communication gap between Arsenal youngsters and Unai Emery Bukayo Saka has hailed Freddie Ljungberg's work in helping Arsenal's youngsters acclimatise to first-team football after a youthful Gunners side earned an impressive win at Eintracht Frankfurt....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy: Refinancing of debt will have no impact on our transfer ambitions Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has insisted there will be no impact on the club's transfer activity after refinancing the £637million debt on their new stadium....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Watch: Indiana students' paper mache sculpture surpasses Guinness record An Indiana University club created a 14-foot-tall paper mache sculpture that is being submitted to Guinness World Records for recognition as the world's tallest....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Man undergoes surgery to deflate painful 36-hour erection A 41-year-old United Kingdom man is getting very candid about an experience that nearly cost him his manhood. Elliott Rossiter, of Bristol, England, told South West News Service (SWNS), a British news agency, that he was visiting friends in France wh...
08:48, 09/20/2019

Fed Adds $75 Billion to Financial System The Federal Reserve Bank of New York added $75 billion to the financial system Friday, using the market for overnight repurchase agreements to relieve funding pressure in money markets....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Gail Simmons on Setting Boundaries with Your Money and Time Gail Simmons, the cookbook author and “Top Chef” judge tells host Veronica Dagher in WSJ’s “Secrets of Wealthy Women podcast,” she generally doesn’t invest in people she knows really well....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Apple's Triple Shot May Add Some Kick By all accounts, Apple is expected to have another dud year of iPhone sales. Ironically, that may work out well for the company as its three new phones hit stores on Friday....
08:48, 09/20/2019

Chelsea's Mount has a chance of playing Liverpool, says Lampard "Chelsea will make a late call on midfielder Mason Mount\u0027s participation in Sunday\u0027s Premier League clash against leaders Liverpool as he continues to recover from an ankle injury, manager Frank Lampard said on Friday."...
08:48, 09/20/2019

Ireland’s deputy PM says gaps remain as EU, U.K. seek Brexit deal British and European Union negotiators were meeting Friday in search of an elusive Brexit deal, as Ireland’s deputy leader warned that the two sides remain far apart despite an improvement in the “mood music.”...
08:48, 09/20/2019

What Exactly Is the National Debt? Among the near-constant discussion of an impending recession, you may have noticed some rumbling about our worsening national deficit. But you may be confused about how that national debt happens, and what it means for how the country’s finances are ...
08:48, 09/20/2019

Teach Your Kids to 'Find a Parent' If They Get Lost When my son was four, my husband and I took him and his then two-year-old sister to spend the day on a Florida beach. The scene was picture perfect: The sun was shining, we’d managed to remember sunscreen and beach toys, and both kids were content to...
08:48, 09/20/2019

Scott Morrison applauds America's 'moral purpose' while meeting Donald Trump Prime minister says Australia will take a ‘stronger stand against the biased and unfair targeting of Israel in the UN General Assembly’Scott Morrison was set to use his opening speeches in the United States to emphasise the shared values between Aust...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Yes, I'm striking over the climate crisis. And suing the US government, too | Vic Barrett As one of the 21 young plaintiffs in the Juliana v United States lawsuit, I am inspired by my people’s past to fight for the futureI was born into a world in which my future and my past are uncertain. Born into a world where my inheritance is slippin...
09:16, 09/20/2019

'We've come so far': how black quarterbacks defied a racist past to become the NFL's future As the NFL celebrates its centennial season, a rising vanguard of African American quarterbacks is shattering stereotypes at a position once considered off-limits to black playersFrom his seat at M&T Bank Stadium during last weekend’s NFL game betwee...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Emmys 2019: Game of Thrones leads the race but can it rule for the last time? A host-less ceremony pits the divisive final season of the awards juggernaut against fresher contendersThe divisive final season of Game of Thrones is set to do battle for one last time this weekend as it heads into the Emmys with a record 32 nominat...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Reconstructing a killing: exhibit challenges police narrative of Chicago man's death New art exhibit uncovers what appear to be missteps by police that led to shooting of Harith AugustusIn the video that Chicago police released to calm outrage over another killing of a black man by a white police officer, Harith Augustus appears to b...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Pepsi v Coke: Palestinians indifferent about Israel's election People in the West Bank and Gaza say Netanyahu and Gantz are two sides of the same coinAn inconclusive election in Israel, in which many feel the soul of the nation is at stake, has mesmerised the country with its almost-hourly twists and turns as po...
09:16, 09/20/2019

History of free African strongholds fires Brazilian resistance to Bolsonaro Quilombo dos Palmares – founded by Africans who escaped slavery – maintained its independence for 100 years and has become a touchstone for a new generationA palm-fringed ridge rises above the plains of Alagoas in north-east Brazil. Just a few replic...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Argentina police arrest gang accused of smuggling cocaine in plastic penises Police say they seized the cocaine-loaded penises at the home of a couple who managed a Peruvian restaurantPolice in Argentina have arrested members of a gang of drug dealers accused of smuggling cocaine hidden inside plastic penises.The cocaine-load...
09:16, 09/20/2019

Hong Kong protests: tech war opens up with doxxing of protesters and police Campaigns to expose personal details of those on both sides of protests skyrocket, with nearly 1,000 cases being investigatedHong Kong has seen an unprecedented wave of doxxing – the malicious spread of private information online – since anti-governm...
09:16, 09/20/2019

'Teetering on a public health crisis.' New Title X policy forces Ohio Planned Parenthood clinics to close A new Trump administration policy that blocks Title X grantees from referring patients to abortion providers has left Planned Parenthood struggling to find funding        ...
09:17, 09/20/2019

Vivo V17 Pro vs Oppo Reno 2Z vs Redmi K20 Pro Vivo V17 Pro price in India is set at Rs. 29,990 for the lone 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, while Oppo Reno 2Z price in India is set at Rs. 29,990 for the sole 8GB RAM + 256GB storage option and......
09:18, 09/20/2019

WhatsApp Now Lets You Share Your Status Updates to Facebook Stories WhatsApp for Android version 2.19.258 and WhatsApp for iPhone version 2.19.92 both are getting the 'Share to Facebook Story' feature to let you share your WhatsApp Status updates to Facebook Stories....
09:18, 09/20/2019

Two Malicious Apps With 1.5 Million Downloads Removed From Google Play These apps ask for a whole set of permissions, including the ability to record audio without user confirmation, and served intrusive adware that earned money for developers in an unethical manner....
09:18, 09/20/2019

US Navy confirms recent UFO videos are, in fact, real UFO sightings are a dime a dozen, but some are definitely more credible than others. Your neighbor two doors down that swears he saw a glowing triangle on the horizon probably didn’t see aliens, but when US Navy pilots spot something that, in t...
09:19, 09/20/2019

NASA couldn’t find India’s crashed Moon lander, and hope is fading fast It’s now been nearly two full weeks since India’s lunar lander, Chandrayaan-2, went quiet moments before what was supposed to be a soft landing on the Moon. Rather than gracefully gliding to a halt, the spacecraft crashed, and its handler...
09:19, 09/20/2019

Brad Pitt Will Make You Love Him Even More After This Charming Interview With a Viral Kid Reporter Get ready for cuteness overload! Brad Pitt participated in what is, arguably, his most adorable interview yet for Friday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The......
10:00, 09/20/2019

Carson Daly's Wife Siri Is Pregnant With Fourth Child Carson Daly's "Pop Start" segment on Today had a little bump in excitement this Friday. While reading off the morning's must-know entertainment news, the host revealed he......
10:00, 09/20/2019

From Sunnyside to The Office, Your Guide to Michael Schur's TV Universe Everybody has a distinct style, and TV shows and the people behind them are no different. You know when you're watching a show that counts Michael Schur as an executive producer. From......
10:00, 09/20/2019

Indonesia’s President Halts Bill That Would Ban Sex Outside Marriage Parliament had been expected to pass a sweeping overhaul of the penal code, much of which mirrored Shariah. President Joko Widodo said it needed “further study.”...
10:01, 09/20/2019

North Korean Envoy Hails Bolton’s Ouster and Trump’s Talk of a New Approach Kim Myong-gil praised the U.S. president’s “wise political decision” to take a fresh tack in nuclear talks after dismissing his national security adviser....
10:01, 09/20/2019

How do you manage software and saves on a second Switch? It’s complicated I do... With the launch of the Switch Lite this week, a lot of families are going to be adding a second, more portable Switch to their household. This is definitely doable, but there are some important caveats...
10:01, 09/20/2019

U.S. dollar to be main currency underpinning Facebook's Libra: Spiegel The U.S. dollar will make up 50% of the basket of currencies backing Facebook's planned digital coin Libra, with the euro, yen, sterling and Singapore dollar comprising the rest, Der Spiegel reported, referring to a letter from Facebook....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Europe's China telecoms gear ban would cost industry $3.5 billion: report Replacing Chinese telecoms equipment would cost European telecom operators about $3.5 billion, a report by industry research firm Strand Consult predicted on Friday, far lower than the figure a lobby group came up with....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Austria to give citizenship to descendants of Nazi victims Austrian lawmakers have voted to provide path to Austrian citizenship for descendants of people who were forced out of the country by the Nazis. Great-grandchildren of Nazi victims would also be eligible....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Pierre Cardin: Iconic fashion designer honored in 'Fashion Futurist' show The French designer shaped fashion in the 1960s and '70s with bold colors, futuristic shapes and a daring mix of fabrics. This revolutionary fashion moment is being celebrated in a new exhibition in Düsseldorf....
10:32, 09/20/2019

+++ Fridays for Future global climate strike — live updates +++ More than 5,000 protests are planned around the world, culminating in a New York City march led by Greta Thunberg. From Australia to Thailand to Germany, young people challenged politicians to act. Read the latest here....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Black panther spotted prowling French rooftops A black panther that was seen roaming rooftops near the French city of Lille has been captured. The juvenile big cat appeared to have escaped from a private home....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Fewer German women are taking the pill A survey published on Thursday showed that fewer German women were taking the birth control pill than before, with condoms becoming more popular. The pill has been associated with health risks in recent years....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Soccer at the Edge of the World Greenland crowns its national champion in the shortest season on earth, a year’s worth of matches, injuries, controversies and celebrations crammed into a single week....
10:32, 09/20/2019

Two killed, seven wounded in two Washington, DC shootings; police seek suspects: reports Two shootings in Washington, D.C. left two people dead and seven injured late on Thursday, reports by police and several media outlets said, as authorities on Friday hunted for a pair of suspects from one of the attacks likely armed with an assault r...
10:32, 09/20/2019

Trump slaps sanctions on Iran's national bank after Saudi attack, says Tehran is ‘broke’ President Trump announced Friday that the U.S. is slapping sanctions on Iran’s national bank, after the administration blamed Tehran for a recent attack on Saudi oil facilities -- with Trump declaring the regime “broke.”...
10:32, 09/20/2019

Mark Sanford claims Trump’s reelection team is ‘scared’ about his primary challenge President Trump may be up by more than 80 percentage points over his three GOP presidential primary challengers in a new Fox News poll, but the way Mark Sanford sees it, someone in Trump’s re-election team is “scared.”...
10:32, 09/20/2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook surprises customers at reopening of Fifth Avenue store Apple diehards who lined up outside the revamped Fifth Avenue Apple Store for the iPhone 11 launch got more than they bargained for when chief executive Tim Cook stopped by for a surprise appearance. The CEO flew in from the company’s Cupertino, Cali...
10:32, 09/20/2019

Inside Saudi Arabia's Response To Raid On The Heart Of The Oil Kingdom Saudi Arabia's newly appointed energy minister was in London when he learned in the middle of the night of the largest-ever attack on the kingdom's oil infrastructure....
10:32, 09/20/2019

More Than 200 Young Climate Strikers "Drop Dead" At Thai Ministry More than 200 young people in Thailand stormed into the environment ministry on Friday and dropped to the ground feigning death as they demanded government action on climate change along with......
10:32, 09/20/2019