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07/22/2019

Rain Pryor Vane, Daughter of Legendary Comedian Richard Pryor, Announces Run for Baltimore City Council While most of us spend our birthdays guzzling Ciroc and gyrating on our exes, actress Rain Pryor Vane decided to celebrate her 50th birthday by announcing her decision to run for Baltimore City Council....
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Leonardo DiCaprio flooded with requests to save Siberian lake Russian environmentalists inundate actor’s Instagram with messages urging him to support campaign to ‘Save our Baikal!’As one of Hollywood’s best known environmentalists, Leonardo DiCaprio often uses Instagram to urge others to care about the planet....
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Peter Iredale obituary My father, Peter Iredale, who has died aged 87, was the last director of the UK Atomic Energy Authority’s Harwell laboratory in Oxfordshire, a pioneering institute that housed Europe’s first nuclear reactor.Having joined Harwell in the late 1950s as ...
20:00, 07/22/2019

Facebook vs the feds: The inside story of a multi-billion dollar tech giant’s privacy war with Washington The settlement the FTC brokered marks the most significant privacy punishment ever levied against a tech giant. But the story behind it -- described by 10 people familiar with the matter -- illustrates the challenges facing a 105-year-old agency task...
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Trump Fed nominee Judy Shelton calls for bigger cut to interest rates Wall Street traders anticipate a more modest 25-basis-point cut when the Fed meets to set interest rate policy on July 30 and 31, but Shelton said there is justification for a deeper cut, citing weak economic conditions overseas....
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Tainted alcohol kills at least 19 in Costa Rica, health officials say At least 19 people have died since early June after drinking alcohol tainted with methanol in Costa Rica, prompting a national alert and widening the focus on the problem of bootleg liquor in Latin America....
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North Korea, Iran, Russia among least active in combating human trafficking, report says North Korea, Russia and Iran are among the nations cited in a new report as being among the least active in trying to curb the scourge of human trafficking, the form of "modern slavery" that's ensnared an estimated 40 million victims worldwide....
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Hong Kong protests grow violent as masked assailants attack demonstrators, passengers at subway station Dozens of people were injured at a subway station in Hong Kong on Sunday when a mob of masked assailants attacked protesters and passengers in a dramatic escalation of violence amid ongoing protests in the Chinese territory....
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Pompeo on Iran’s capture of British-flagged tanker: Up to ‘United Kingdom to take care of their ships’ The responsibility to free the British-flagged oil tanker seized last week by Iran “falls to the United Kingdom,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told "Fox & Friends" Monday, while warning the “whole world is waking up to the fact that this [Iranian] ...
20:00, 07/22/2019

Teens now missing in Canada days after Australian man, North Carolina woman killed along remote highway Authorities in Canada are asking the public to "remain vigilant" after two teenagers have been reported in the missing in the same region where a 24-year-old North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were found murdered along a remote stretch...
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Verizon debuts private IP network connected to 115 International Business Exchange data centers Despite enthusiastic enterprise adoption of public cloud services, a need for colocation still exists. Verizon's new tool makes secure colocation and interconnection easier, faster, and cheaper....
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Thomasina Miers’ mackerel and fennel spaghetti with anchovy crumbs | The Simple Fix A crunchy-savoury weeknight pasta dish full of Mediterranean flavoursThis silky pile of spaghetti is heavily inspired by the olive oil-soaked and gutsy cooking of Marseille, a city that captivated me last summer.The fennel cooks down until sweet and ...
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Young, entitled and over there: the rise of the begpacker Authorities in south-east Asia are clamping down on the trend of westerners asking locals for money to fund travellingName: Begpackers.Age: Young. Continue reading......
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5 Monday Must-Reads President Trump and race. The man who would have been the first black astronaut. A Dutch summer rite: abandoning kids in the woods at night. And more....
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Gareth Bale's Unbearably Bleak Situation At Real Madrid Is Close To Its End A prolonged transfer saga can either be endlessly entertaining or relentlessly dreary, depending on your point of view. The Gareth Bale transfer saga was somehow straddling the line between both extremes, but has taken a decidedly taken a gloomy turn...
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Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Arizona Cardinals Some people are fans of the Arizona Cardinals. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Arizona Cardinals. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
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The Packers' Expenses Say A Lot About The NFL This year’s release of the Green Bay Packers’ financials is a bit more revealing than usual. The disclosures include what’s by now become a standard glimpse into the mammoth annual growth of the NFL’s national TV revenues; the NFL has been raking in ...
19:51, 07/22/2019

The Red-Hot Giants Are Ruining Everything For Everybody Plans change. That’s the best thing about them. Inflexible thought is kindling, and only the adroit bully survives. Kawhi Leonard changed the topography of the NBA by winning a championship. Anthony Davis changed it by crushing New Orleans’s hope bef...
19:51, 07/22/2019

Israeli destruction of Palestinian homes in West Bank, ‘not compatible’ with international humanitarian law, UN says Following “with sadness” the Israeli authorities’ destruction of homes in the Palestinian community of Sur Bahir, three top United Nations officials issued a statement on Monday underscoring that the move was “not compatible” with Israel’s “obligatio...
19:51, 07/22/2019

Tour de France: Thomas 'itching to go' as Alaphilippe 'changes plan' to preserve lead – video Geraint Thomas says he is 'relishing the Alps' as the 2019 Tour de France heads across the Rhône valley towards a triptych of decisive mountain stages at the end of this week.Meanwhile, race leader Julian Alaphilippe revealed that his team has 'chang...
19:51, 07/22/2019

Adam Peaty wins 100m breaststroke gold at world championships • Briton takes third gold, with teammate James Wilby second• Peaty had broken 57sec barrier for world record in semi-finalsAdam Peaty claimed the 100m breaststroke title at the world championships on Mondayfor a third time but was unable to break the...
19:51, 07/22/2019

Boyd Rankin says disastrous England Test debut should not have happened • Bowler hurt shoulder days before final Test of Ashes humiliation• Rankin says ‘dream come true’ to play for Ireland at Lord’sAs Boyd Rankin prepares to realise his dream of playing for Ireland against England at Lord’s he admits his Test debut for ...
19:51, 07/22/2019

The Fiver | Showing little or no inclination to eat his dinner at two in the morning Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Having failed to endear himself to his Spanish hosts by making no effort to learn the lingo, refusing to walk around clacking castanets and showing little or no inclination to eat his dinner at two o...
19:51, 07/22/2019

De Gea keen on Manchester United captaincy as he closes on new deal • Goalkeeper says he would be ‘really happy’ to be captain• Mata hopes ‘good influence’ Pogba will stay at UnitedDavid de Gea has said he would love to be named Manchester United captain as the goalkeeper prepares to extend his stay with the club.The...
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Manchester City accused of being ‘disrespectful’ by Chinese state media • Xinhua news agency says tour was ‘commercial obligation’• City played matches in Shanghai and NanjingManchester City have been accused of being “disrespectful” and “arrogant” by China’s state-run press agency after their appearance at the Asia Trop...
19:51, 07/22/2019

Sean Dyche: 'You're constantly looking for the X factor, that mystical ingredient' | Alastair Campbell Burnley’s manager may have a gruff exterior but he also has some unexpected views on football players, family and much elseOne of the best things about taking your non‑sports‑fan daughter to interviews with sports stars is that you end up talking abo...
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How the six main contenders for Tour de France shape up for final stages | Jeremy Whittle Egan Bernal has been a model of consistency in the mountains and should become Colombia’s first Tour winnerCurrent overall standing 1st: 61hr 00min 22sec Continue reading......
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|Amplatsinterimearningssoardespitepowercuts,strikes Anglo American Platinum says Eskom power outages put a damper on production in the first quarter, with output of platinum group products declining 2% year-on-year to 2,146,900 ounces...
19:51, 07/22/2019

|SAallocatesEskomextraR59bnovertwoyears South Africa will give ailing state-owned power utility Eskom an additional R59 billion spread over two years, according to a copy of a special appropriations bill seen by Bloomberg....
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|7thingsyouneedtoknowaboutthescathingConCourtjudgmentagainstMkhwebane The Constitutional Court in a majority judgment on Monday morning upheld the North Gauteng’s High Court order in February 2018 for Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to be personally liable for 15% of the legal fees in the Absa/Bankorp case....
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|RequestforMkhwebanetobestruckoffadvocatesrollfor'lyingunderoath' Public Protector Adv Busisiwe Mkhwebane faces a request for her to be struck off the advocates roll by the Legal Practice Council following Monday morning’s Constitutional Court judgment....
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|Matjila:Therewillalwaysbebadinvestments In his eighth appearance before the PIC commissioner of inquiry, former CEO of the continent's largest asset manager Dan Matjila unpacked details of some of its failed investments....
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|ChinalaunchesSTARmarketasEquitiesretreat Tensions between the United State and China, continue to make the headlines as no firm deal appears to have been made by the two economic giants. The Trump regime continues to utter statements that provide very little confidence to the market....
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|Mkhwebanecouldpay'hundredsofthousands'afterdamningConCourtjudgment Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane could end up paying “hundreds of thousands of rands” in legal fees after the Constitutional Court on Monday agreed with the high court that she should personally pay 15% of the SA Reserve Bank’s legal fees in the A...
19:51, 07/22/2019

|Eskom:Gautengconductauditsareworking,powerbeingrestored Eskom senior manager for operations and Maintenance in the Gauteng Operating Unit, Motlhabane Ramashi, says power has been restored in some parts of Ivory Park, Diepsloot and Braamfischer, following successful audit processes....
19:51, 07/22/2019

Out of shadows of Irish golf, Lowry a major champion No longer in the shadows of Irish golf, Shane Lowry now has his name etched on the base of the silver claret jug        ...
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Shane Lowry wins British Open on home soil Golfweek's Geoff Shackelford braves the elements at Royal Portrush to break down the thrilling victory from Irishman Shane Lowry at the British Open.        ...
19:34, 07/22/2019

Equifax to pay up to $700M to U.S. over 2017 data breach Equifax will pay up to $700 million to settle with the U.S. and states over a 2017 data breach that exposed the personal information of nearly 150 million people....
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Congo health minister resigns over Ebola snub Congo's health minister resigned on Monday after being stripped of responsibility for managing the country's Ebola outbreak, potentially paving the way for the introduction of a second vaccine to contain the spreading epidemic....
19:34, 07/22/2019

U.S. records 25 new measles cases as outbreak spreads to Ohio, Alaska The United States recorded 25 new measles cases last week, raising the total number of cases this year to 1,148 in the country's worst outbreak in a quarter century, federal health officials said on Monday....
19:34, 07/22/2019

The Health 202: This family planning group says it will still reject federal money over abortion referral rule 'We’re done. We’re going to withdraw from the program and rely on local resources for as long as we can,' Maine Family Planning CEO George Hill said....
19:34, 07/22/2019

Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Trump’s racist attacks: ‘Every day, it’s a trap’ The Democratic presidential candidate is seeking to position herself as both a “proven progressive” and a “pragmatist” who can take on Trump in 2020....
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‘They’re rich and ready’: House Democrats outpace GOP in fundraising by nearly $20 million Most moderate Democratic freshmen will have the resources to try to counter the GOP message — money they will need with Trump at the top of the ticket....
19:34, 07/22/2019

Secret donors and Trump allies: Inside the operation to push noncitizen voting laws in Florida and other states A proposed constitutional amendment headed for the 2020 ballot in Florida is being backed by activists with ties to the president’s political operation....
19:34, 07/22/2019

Democrat Wendy Davis announces challenge to freshman Rep. Chip Roy in Texas district Davis garnered national attention in 2013 for a 13-hour-long filibuster in the Texas state Senate on legislation that included restrictive abortion regulations....
19:34, 07/22/2019

Master of the Fan Encounter Keanu Reeves Has Pulled the Most Keanu Reeves Move Imaginable Beloved celebrity mystic and all-around superhuman Keanu Reeves has delighted people again with his latest random act of kindness. He dropped by a fan’s house in Slidell, Louisiana on Wednesday to make a little dream come true. For those famili...
19:34, 07/22/2019

‘Nothing Lasts Forever.’ Quentin Tarantino on Sharon Tate, Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood and Retirement Quentin Tarantino’s ninth film, Once Upon a Time in … Hollywood, covers a lot of territory in three acts, all set in the Los Angeles of 1969 just as Charles Manson was working his sicko spell on a group of slavish followers. Once Upon a ...
19:34, 07/22/2019

This Celebrity Friendship Makes So Much Sense When You Realize It’s Stranger Things Season 3 Come to Life At first glance, David Harbour and Patton Oswalt may seem like your regular old, run-of-the-mill celebrity buddies. But it turns out that their friendship may have a Stranger Things connection that even they didn’t know about. As was pointed ou...
19:34, 07/22/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: The biggest offseason NFL storylines heading into training camp It was a long offseason, but with training camp opening and preseason games on the horizon, the NFL is back. Heath Cummings gets you up to speed on the biggest offseason storylines....
19:34, 07/22/2019

Puerto Rico Protests: Live Updates on March Against Governor Tens of thousands of people have joined what is expected to be one of the largest protests the island has ever seen against Gov. Ricardo A. Rosselló....
19:17, 07/22/2019

James Goddard spared jail over Anny Soubry 'Nazi' jibe Self-styled "Yellow vest" protestor James Goddard fell to his knees as he was spared jail today for calling Anna Soubry MP a "Nazi" during a pro-Brexit protest outside Parliament....
19:17, 07/22/2019

Grenfell community's relationship with council is 'going backwards', says watchdog The relationship between the council and the community affected by the Grenfell Tower fire is "going backwards" in some respects, according to a watchdog....
19:17, 07/22/2019

Apple releases iOS 12.4 with software support for Apple Card While iOS 13 is right around the corner with a ton of new features, it isn’t quite ready just yet. Apple has just released iOS 12.4, a new stable update. There aren’t many radical changes, but this is the first version that supports the Apple C...
19:17, 07/22/2019

New Concept Art Reveals Our First Look at Black Widow's Taskmaster When some concrete info on the Black Widow solo film finally dropped last night at San Diego Comic-Con, all the hints pointed toward Taskmaster, a dude with the power to instantly replicate any physical action he sees, as the villain. Now, with the r...
19:17, 07/22/2019

I Braved A Heat Wave For A Desolate Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Event Harry Potter: Wizards Unite had its first Community Day this past Saturday. There was a heat wave in my area, but I headed out to play the game anyway. Ever since Wizards Unite came out, I haven’t run into anybody else playing it, and I figured the C...
19:17, 07/22/2019

Deforestation in Brazil has rocketed since Bolsonaro became president More than 3700 square kilometres of Brazilian rainforest has been cleared since Jair Bolsonaro became president, but he has dismissed the data as "lies"...
19:17, 07/22/2019

Police use cat filter during news conference on double murder Canadian police have apologised after a cat filter was used during a Facebook live-streaming of a news conference about a double murder, which gave the presiding officer whiskers and ears....
19:17, 07/22/2019

Clearing Things Up: KISS Has Announced That All Of Their Sex Songs Are About Having Sex With Human Women Even Though They’re Dressed Up As Demons And Aliens And A Cat If you’re a KISS fan, you’ll want to stop your scrolling right now and take a look at this, because the band just made a major clarification on a potentially confusing situation: KISS has announced that all of their sex songs are about having sex wit...
19:17, 07/22/2019

FTC's settlement with Google over YouTube kids privacy violations blasted by critics The Federal Trade Commission's reported settlement with Google over YouTube childrens privacy violations was been blasted by tech critics as not going far enough to rein in the search giant....
19:17, 07/22/2019

Highlights from Baseball Hall of Fame induction The 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame inductees include Mariano Rivera, Lee Smith, Edgar Martinez, Mike Mussina, Harold Baines and the late Roy Halladay.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Falcons open camp with questions about hiring of Durkin The Atlanta Falcons have brought in former Maryland coach DJ Durkin to serve as a guest coach during training camp, drawing immediate scrutiny over the wisdom of taking on someone who was fired from his previous job after the death of a player  ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Red Sox pitcher Andrew Cashner said he would have sat out if unhappy with trade destination Newly acquired Red Sox pitcher Andrew Cashner would have sat out the rest of the season if he wasn't happy with his landing spot from the Orioles.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

USWNT star Rose Lavelle meets young fan also named Rose Lavelle U.S. Women's National Team star Rose Lavelle met with fans after the Washington Spirit's game Saturday, including one girl with the same name as her.       ...
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Roy Halladay's wife, Brandy, gives emotional speech at Hall of Fame induction ceremony Brandy Halladay, the wife of the late pitcher Roy Halladay, gave an emotional speech Sunday at her husband's Hall of Fame induction ceremony.       ...
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Seattle Mariners' Edgar Martinez tells classic Randy Johnson anecdote during Hall of Fame induction speech Former Seattle Mariners slugger Edgar Martinez said his former teammate Randy Johnson told him "it will only hurt for a minute."       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Katie Ledecky upset in 400 meters at World Swimming Championships A year out from the Tokyo Olympics, American Katie Ledecky saw her bid for a fourth consecutive world title at 400 meters end abruptly.       ...
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Mariano Rivera closes Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony in style There were tears and there was laughter throughout the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the main attraction Sunday was Mariano Rivera.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Steve Spurrier presented with Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring More than three months since the AAF suspended operations, Steve Spurrier was presented with a custom-made Orlando Apollos AAF championship ring.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Opinion: Greg Hardy can keep winning in UFC, but we can't move on from his past just yet Greg Hardy and the people surrounding him might be ignoring his past, but until he fully addresses it, it will cast a cloud over his time in the UFC.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Gareth Bale's agent calls Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane a 'disgrace' following coach's comments Gareth Bale's agent Jonathan Barnett called Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane a "disgrace" after Zidane said "we hope (Bale) leaves soon."       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Francisco Lindor's one-handed HR should be evidence of MLB's juiced baseballs During Sunday's game, Lindor went down to a knee and essentially swung with one hand, sending a homer 10 rows deep into right field stands.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Dolphins will pay Kendrick Norton, who lost arm, full salary after waiving him The Miami Dolphins will pay the full season salary of Kendrick Norton, who lost his left arm in an automobile accident earlier this month.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Minnesota Vikings rookie to serve military commitment while playing his first two seasons Austin Cutting will get to serve his country and still play on Sundays. The 22-year-old will be used in a recruiting role for the Air Force.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

MLB power rankings: Indians and Giants have surged into summer Cleveland and San Francisco have caught fire over the past month, fighting their way back into postseason contention.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

LSU unveils jaw-dropping renovations to its Football Operations Building LSU's Football Operations Building has received around $28 million worth of renovations and expansions. They unveiled the work on Sunday.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Fan stops play at PNC Park by trying to shake player's hand in batter's box A fan at PNC Park caused a game stoppage as he tried to get a handshake from Philadelphia Phillies infielder Brad Miller.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Australian swimmer Mack Horton refuses to share podium with Chinese rival he called 'drug cheat' Australian swimmer Mack Horton didn't acknowledge Sun Yang, whom he has called a "drug cheat," after their race at the FINA world championships.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

20 years later, Barry Sanders 'not sure' he'd change his retirement Barry Sanders, the greatest player in Detroit Lions history, retired on the eve of training camp in 1999. He has no regrets.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Francisco Lindor hits foul ball that sends 3-year-old to hospital Cleveland Indians star Francisco Lindor hit a foul ball that injured a child in a 5-4 win over the Kansas City Royals       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Dallas Cowboys, New York Yankees top Forbes' annual list of most valuable sports teams The Dallas Cowboys and New York Yankees lead the way on Forbes' annual list of the most valuable sports teams, which was released Monday.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Jon 'Bones' Jones faces battery charge stemming from April strip club incident Jon Jones was arrested in April on a misdemeanor battery charge against a waitress at a strip club, records obtained by USA TODAY Sports show.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Odell Beckham Jr.'s issues with New York Giants continue: 'I felt disrespected' Cleveland Browns wideout Odell Beckham Jr. said he felt disrespected by New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman, who traded him this offseason.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

ESPN's Dan Le Batard skips radio show in wake of President Trump rant, company violation ESPN host Dan Le Batard chose to skip his radio show Monday morning in the wake of last week's on-air rant about President Trump.       ...
19:00, 07/22/2019

Report: New England Patriots receiver Julian Edelman to miss start of training camp with thumb injury New England Patriots wide receiver and Super Bowl MVP Julian Edelman is set to miss three weeks with a left thumb injury, according to ESPN.       ...
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2019 NFL record projections: Can Chargers prevent a Patriots run to Super Bowl LIV? USA TODAY Sports' Nate Davis releases his annual NFL record projections. Will the New England Patriots reach a fourth straight Super Bowl?       ...
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Daily on Energy: GOP-aligned groups make the fiscal case for a carbon tax on Capitol Hill Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
19:00, 07/22/2019

TD Ameritrade inches closer to enabling in-vehicle trading Drivers using Google’s Android Auto or Amazon.com Inc.’s Echo Auto can use voice commands to unlock market performance summaries and sector updates, hear real-time quotes and check account balances and portfolio performance....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Europe would respond to U.S. auto tariffs, top EU official says Retaliatory measures if the United States imposed tariffs on European vehicles would result in a negative situation for both economies, the EU's new trade chief said....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Telemedicine use up 1,400 percent since 2014 The number of patients using computers to receive healthcare from doctors has skyrocketed by nearly 1,400 percent in the last few years, new research shows....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Estonia's Soviet-era housing finds new eco-friendly future Thousands of apartment blocks across Estonia were built in the 1950s as temporary housing. Now an EU project in Tartu is transforming some into sustainable housing as part of a sustainable cities initiative....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Bundesliga: Mario Götze faces yet another crossroads with a move abroad a possibility Five years after his World Cup winner, Mario Götze faces another battle to reestablish himself. New faces at Borussia Dortmund mean a scrap for selection and with his contract expiring, Götze admits he may look abroad....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Brian Eno: 'The Apollo missions to the moon were a piece a art' Brian Eno writes soundtracks for movies that transport people to other galaxies. He shares his memories of the first moon landing in 1969 with DW, as his 1983 "Apollo" album is rereleased....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Tel Aviv museum showcases climate change solutions The "Fridays for Future" protests have reinvigorated the debate on climate change around the world. An exhibition in Tel Aviv now shows how cities can use innovative technologies to limit the effects of global warming....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Double whammy for EU as China slaps anti-dumping tax on stainless steel China plans to impose an anti-dumping tax on some stainless steel imports from the European Union and three Asian countries. For the 28-nation bloc, the move is more than just a key export market for steel being at risk....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Hong Kong protests: Is the government losing control of law and order? After dozens of protesters were beaten by a mob at a train station, experts are warning that the escalating violence between opposing camps could become an ongoing threat to stability and the rule of law in Hong Kong....
19:00, 07/22/2019

German ambassador to Venezuela returns after spat President Maduro's government had removed Daniel Kriener from Caracas in March, accusing him of meddling in domestic affairs. Venezuela is in the center of a political and humanitarian crisis....
19:00, 07/22/2019

2020 Olympic Games: Tokyo's crisis-ridden preparations With just one year to go before the 2020 Summer Olympics, host city Tokyo would like you to believe that preparations are going according to plan. However, a number of crises are causing headaches for the organizers....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Bundesliga: RB Leipzig loan Ethan Ampadu, Gladbach sign Thuram Another young British talent has swapped Premier League for Bundesliga, with Chelsea's Ethan Ampadu joining RB Leipzig on loan. Gladbach have also been busy, signing forward Marcus Thuram. Keep up to date here....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Syria: Russia denies responsibility for deadly air strikes Russia's Defense Ministry dismissed activist reports that it had carried out the strikes in a rebel-held area of Idlib province. The United Nations considers the area one of the most dangerous regions in the world....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Mexico facing a guacamole crisis It has become increasingly common for Mexico City's taquerias to serve fake guacamole in their tacos. The guacamole no longer has any avocado. High demand, measly harvests and US and Mexican drug cartels are to blame....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Kenya's finance minister arrested on corruption charges Although hundreds of Kenyan officials face fraud charges, the detention of a sitting minister still came as a surprise. Henry Rotich is accused of graft in connection with a dam project being overseen by an Italian firm....
19:00, 07/22/2019

EU suspends migration control projects in Sudan amid repression fears The EU has suspended projects targeting illegal migration in Sudan. The move comes amid fears they might have aided security forces responsible for violently repressing peaceful protests in the country, DW has learned....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Saudi Arabia easing male guardianship law: True reform or symbolic PR? Saudi women are treated as legal minors their entire lives — they even need permission from a male guardian to travel. This rule is set to be relaxed, but will it actually help lead to gender equality in the country?...
19:00, 07/22/2019

UK to launch European security mission over Iran row The British government has said it will create a new mission with European allies amid rising tensions with Iran. The UK's outgoing foreign minister said Britain "will always defend" freedom of navigation....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Eastern DRC: Distressed calls for security from Ituri residents According to unverified videos, youths in Bunia carried the severed head of a woman through the streets. The message: They want an end to the violence. The government, however, denies that these videos are real....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Falling Trust in Government Makes It Harder to Solve Problems, Americans Say The report paints a dreary picture of trust in the U.S., particularly around government and the media, though a vast majority think that can improve....
19:00, 07/22/2019

Analysis: Top 5 2020 storylines to watch this week With 197 days until the Iowa caucuses and a record number of Democratic candidates, the 2020 election is already in full swing. Every Sunday, I will deliver outline the 5 BIG storylines you need to know to understand the upcoming week on the campaign...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Trump administration moves to speed up deportations The Trump administration is planning to expand a procedure to speed up deportations to include undocumented immigrants anywhere in the US who cannot prove they've lived in the US continuously for two years or more....
18:51, 07/22/2019

Final details of a budget deal are emerging The key outstanding elements of a sweeping two-year, $1.37 trillion budget agreement -- which would include a two-year suspension of the debt ceiling -- moved toward a resolution late Sunday evening, according to two sources familiar with the talks. ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Miller's laugh-out-loud excuse for Trump's 'send her back' reaction Of all the outlandish explanations of President Donald Trump's 13-second silence as a rowdy North Carolina crowd chanted "send her back" in reference to Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar, Stephen Miller's takes the cake....
18:51, 07/22/2019

2020 iPhone Models May Sport 120Hz Displays, Tipster Claims Apple may add quick and ultra-smooth displays to its 2020 lineup of iPhone handsets, for which the company is said to currently be in discussion with Samsung and LG....
18:51, 07/22/2019

Flipkart Revamps Seller Onboarding Process to Help MSMEs Flipkart on Monday announced it has revamped its seller onboarding process to ease the first-time e-commerce experience for medium and small businesses (MSMEs)....
18:51, 07/22/2019

Italy Drafts 'No-Mobile-Phone Phobia' Law The bill seeks to treat so-called "no-mobile-phone phobia" (also known as "nomophobia") or the fear of not being able to get regular access to social networks or messaging apps....
18:51, 07/22/2019

Asus ROG Phone 2 With 120Hz Display, Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC Unveiled Asus Phone 2 gaming phone has been unveiled with a 120Hz AMOLED display and a Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC. The Asus ROG Phone 2 will be launched in China tomorrow....
18:51, 07/22/2019

Jesse James offers $5,000 reward for the return of his beloved French bulldog "I just want my little sidekick back," reality TV star Jesse James wrote on Instagram, asking for help finding Coco, his missing Frenchie.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Ariel Winter has 'regretted' clapping back at online trolls: 'This is stupid' "Modern Family" actress Ariel Winter is known for her savagery when it comes to dealing with online trolls.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Lenny Kravitz: My ex-wife Lisa Bonet's new husband Jason Momoa is 'like a brother to me' Lenny Kravitz opened up about having a close relationship with ex-wife Lisa Bonet and her new husband, Jason Momoa.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

'Bachelorette' contestants defend Jed Wyatt over cheating allegations: 'Jed was super' Ahead of the infamous "Men Tell All" episode of "The Bachelorette," several contestants weighed in on a controversy involving Jed Wyatt.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Nicole Kidman is embarrassed to be Keith Urban's muse when he writes about their sex life "...At the same time, yes, it’s better than saying, ‘God, I’m so bored..." Nicole Kidman said of husband Keith Urban's racy lyrics.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Best celebrity photos of July 2019: Comic-Con. 'The Lion King,' ESPYs, and more This July, celebrities attended some of the hottest events across the globe including the world premiere of "The Lion King" and Comic-Con.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Meghan McCain felt 'petrified' about revealing miscarriage but decided to 'take the leap' Meghan McCain explained her motivation behind last week's op-ed about her miscarriage in an Instagram post.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Miranda Lambert posts vacation pics with husband amid his leave from the NYPD Amid news that Miranda Lambert's husband Brendan McLoughlin is on leave from his NYPD job, she shared a photo of the couple relaxing on vacation.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Courteney Cox defies gravity in epic poolside video Courteney Cox couldn't look more cool in her recent poolside Instagram video, showing off her amazing body and video skills.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

'I'm actually pansexual': Bella Thorne gets real about her sexuality and struggles Bella Thorne gave a sneak peek of what she dives into in her latest book, from discovering her sexuality to her traumatic childhood.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

'Bachelorette' finalist Tyler Cameron to appear in court after car crash "Bachelorette" contestant Tyler Cameron is still vying for Hannah Brown's heart on TV. Off-screen, he'll soon head to court over a car crash.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

El Salvador’s new president: ‘Tacky’ to ask the US for money El Salvador’s new president wants a good relationship with President Trump and won’t let something like the recent freeze in foreign aid rock the boat....
18:51, 07/22/2019

India to buy Russian rocket engines for its space program: RIA India plans to buy rocket engines from Russia for its national space program, RIA news agency cited Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov as saying during a visit to New Delhi on Monday....
18:51, 07/22/2019

With over 40K blacked out, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo rips Con Edison: 'They should have been better prepared' New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo slammed electricity company Con Edison for blackouts in Brooklyn and Queens on Sunday night amid a heat wave.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

A Utah woman died after blood drained into garbage can after surgery. Her family is suing the hospital Donnamay Brockbank died at a hospital in Utah after heart surgery after her blood drained into a garbage can.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

States with more gun-owners have more murders in the home new study shows A new study shows states with more gun owners have higher numbers of partners and family members killing each other in the home. Veuer’s Chandra Lanier has the story.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

He pioneered a renaissance in Native American literature. Now, a peace prize Novelist, poet and essayist N. Scott Momaday has been selected for the Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award peace prize.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

5 ways to keep your food and drinks cold at the beach Having expensive food and drinks ruined on a hot day can leave you all hot and bothered on the sand. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Rare new shark species squirts glow-in-the-dark liquid from its pockets Scientists from various universities and research groups identified the 5½-inch shark as the American Pocket Shark, or Mollisquama mississippiensis.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Heat wave ends in the East with a bang. Now it's the West's turn to bake. The sweltering misery is coming to an end for the East, but it will come with a noisy bang of thunderstorms later Monday.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Robert Morgenthau, the Manhattan DA who inspired 'Law & Order,' dies at 99 Robert Morgenthau, the Manhattan district attorney who inspired 'Law and Order,' prosecuted cases against organized and white-collar crime.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Thousands in Brooklyn still in dark as New York City deals with another power outage Con Edison said Monday morning that about half of the 33,000 customers in Brooklyn had power restored after a blackout Sunday.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Authorities: Lightning hurts 8 at Florida beach Authorities say a lightning strike at a Gulf Coast beach in Florida has left eight people hurt, one of them critically on Sunday.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Missing Minn. toddler takes joy ride In battery-powered John Deere tractor to county fair A Minnesota toddler on a battery powered John Deere tractor gets pulled over by police after driving to the county fair!        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Hospitals are putting Native American patients at risk for opioid abuse, audit says U.S. government hospitals placed Native American patients at increased risk for opioid abuse and overdoses, according to a federal audit.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Advice: Steer clear of these passé decorating pitfalls They may have looked good at some point, but not anymore. Buzz60’s Tony Spitz has the details.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

Outage leaves 46K New Yorkers in the dark just a week after last blackout Just a week after a massive blackout in New York City, another Con Edison outage left neighborhoods like this one in Brooklyn without power all night.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

'He must resign': Thousands pack Puerto Rico streets again with an urgent message for Gov. Rosselló Thousands of Puerto Ricans took to the streets Monday as Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló clung to his job amid a deepening scandal.        ...
18:51, 07/22/2019

The Most Versatile Summer Salad Not every vegetable needs to be raw. Yotam Ottolenghi chars his vegetables for salads that can be served over pasta, tucked into sandwiches or used as a dip....
18:51, 07/22/2019

French Submarine That Vanished in 1968 Is Found in the Mediterranean The Minerve wreckage was found by the same Norwegian-flagged vessel that last year located a submarine that had disappeared off Argentina’s coast with 44 sailors onboard....
18:51, 07/22/2019

With Guns, Cash and Terrorism, Gulf States Vie for Power in Somalia In a battle for influence, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates have both sent money and weapons to Somalia. A secret recording suggests that militants may be working with the Qataris....
18:51, 07/22/2019

US woman in Syria pleads with Trump to stop civilian deaths An American woman in Syria has released a video appealing to US President Donald Trump to take action against the Syrian regime, after an airstrike Monday in the rebel-held northwestern province of Idlib claimed scores of casualties....
18:51, 07/22/2019

One-winged bald eagle’s snatching from Long Island refuge leads to hefty reward The abduction of an elderly one-winged bald eagle from a Long Island wildlife refuge last week has sparked a desperate search and prompted a $12,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of the bird's captor....
18:34, 07/22/2019

Colon cancer cases rising among adults under 50 The percentage of people under age 50 who have been diagnosed with colon cancer has rose to 12.2 percent in 2015, up from 10 percent in 2004, according to new research....
18:34, 07/22/2019

‘Another Life’ star Katee Sackhoff is cool always playing badasses Former “Battlestar Galactica” star Katee Sackhoff is returning to space after a 10-year absence. “After ‘Battlestar Galactica’ it was really daunting for me to go back into this genre,” says Sackhoff, 39, who played Starbuck on the Sci-Fi (now Syfy) ...
18:34, 07/22/2019

‘Beautiful Day’ trailer: First look at Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers Do you buy “the nicest guy in Hollywood” as Mister Rogers? The first trailer for “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” the new Fred Rogers biopic, premiered Monday, and it features two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks in f...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Brexit: Will New Broom Sweep Clean? UK's new prime minister faces the daunting Brexit deadline on Oct 31. Can highly favored Boris Johnson cut a deal or will his tenure as PM be short-lived?...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Can Unseasoned Food Cause 'the Itis'? Because Trump's Commerce Secretary Can't Stop Falling Asleep Oh shit, who knew that the itis was a real thing? I mean, of course, the black community has been arguing for centuries that falling asleep after a big meal is a medically induced happening, but it apparently has a real medical sounding name....
18:34, 07/22/2019

Man who harassed MP Anna Soubry given suspended sentence Pro-Brexit protester James Goddard, who admitted harassment after calling the MP Anna Soubry a Nazi outside the Houses of Parliament, has been given a suspended sentence....
18:34, 07/22/2019

Top Senate Democrats Have the Naïveté of Babies There have been a ton of reasons to beat up on the House Democrats of late. But for whatever it’s worth, at least there’s a strong contingent in the House that isn’t suffering from a broken brain, which is more than you can say for most of the Senate...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Trump Wants You to Know the Squad Are the Real Racists En route to pay his respects to former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens on Monday, President Donald Trump put himself in the appropriately somber mood by tweeting yet another racist attack on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Oma...
18:34, 07/22/2019

The Rapid Life Cycle of a Conservative Martyr On Friday, Kathy Zhu, Miss Michigan and upcoming Miss World America contestant, was stripped of her rank after a series of truly terrible tweets from the college student resurfaced on social media. Conservative pundits labeled pageant’s actions “Maga...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Footage of uncontacted tribesman in the Amazon rainforest – video Footage shot in the Amazon rainforest shows an uncontacted tribesman, the man is bare-chested and carrying a spear. He is believed to belong to the Awá people. The Awá tribe have been described as the world’s most threatened tribe by the NGO Survival...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Hip-hop horseman: Fab 5 Freddy gallops through Renaissance art The rapper and graffiti art legend is taking a ride through Florence and its masterpieces. He talks about their enlightened depictions of black people – and reveals who was the Renaissance TupacThere’s something of the Renaissance man about Fred Brat...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Revealed: how Carl Beech, the serial child abuse accuser, became the accused The extraordinary story of how the man who said he was the victim of a VIP paedophile ring ended up on the run in SwedenCarl Beech made up VIP paedophile ring claims, jury findsPaedophile Carl Beech gave NSPCC talks to children about abuseOn a snowy ...
18:34, 07/22/2019

‘Like air, I’ll rise': Ilhan Omar and others on words to conquer hate Inspired by Omar, the Guardian and Pen America asked writers to share inspiring lines from poems about overcoming hate – and readers to submit theirsLast week, after a chant of “send her back” broke out at a Trump rally in North Carolina, Congresswom...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Unhatched birds can warn others of danger by vibrating shells Study finds developing chicks communicate with siblings when they hearalarm callsBaby seabirds that have not yet hatched communicate with their siblings in neighbouring eggs by vibrating their shells, scientists have discovered.A study of yellow-legg...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Cameroonian forces in anglophone region accused of killing four people Victims include male civilian, 20, with mental health disability and elderly disabled manCameroonian forces have killed at least four civilians during security operations in one of the country’s anglophone regions in the past month, according to a hu...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Huawei helped North Korea build wireless network – US reports Chinese firm was blacklisted by Donald Trump over national security concernsHuawei Technologies, the Chinese company put on a US blacklist because of national security concerns, secretly helped North Korea build and maintain its commercial wireless n...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Volvo recalls more than 500,000 cars worldwide over fire risk Almost 70,000 vehicles in the UK are affected by problem with plastic part in engineMore than 500,000 Volvo cars are being recalled worldwide, including 70,000 in the UK, because of a fire risk in the engine.The manufacturer said a plastic part in th...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Good for a laugh: canned laughter makes jokes seem funnier Research finds recording of spontaneous laughter is more effective than controlled oneIn research that will ensure the sitcoms of the future are as painful as those broadcast today, scientists have found that canned laughter makes bad jokes seem funn...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Why Marvel’s new leads are the diverse heroes the world needs The studio was slow to feature women and black actors in lead roles, but the latest raft of announcements is a hugely positive stepOver the past few years, Marvel fans have been met by the word “first” a lot. In 2017, Black Panther served up the Marv...
18:34, 07/22/2019

ESPN host Dan Le Batard skips show after attacking Trump's racist comments ESPN has introduced policy of not discussing politics on airLe Batard said president was ‘un-American’ after commentsESPN’s Dan Le Batard did not host his sports radio show on Monday morning, reportedly after talking to the broadcaster’s president, J...
18:34, 07/22/2019

By punishing Iran, Trump risks a full-scale war between our two countries | Mohammad Khatami The US president should resist the pressure from his advisers and de-escalate the explosive tensions in the Persian Gulf• Mohammad Khatami was president of the Islamic Republic of Iran from 1997 to 2005Twenty-one years ago, on my recommendation, the ...
18:34, 07/22/2019

I am a woman in my 60s – that doesn’t make me a granny | Rose Rouse The media too often uses the term as a lazy shorthand for women of a certain age – it’s ageist, negative and unfairI am a 66-year-old woman and I am many things: a writer, poet, editor, dancer, gardener – but one thing I am not, is a grandmother. Des...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Thor! Blade! Picard! The 10 biggest surprises from Comic-Con 2019 San Diego’s annual pop culture gathering saw a big reveal of trailers, stars and release dates, including some major Marvel newsThe inscription on Mjolnir, Marvel’s spin on the weapon of Norse legend, reads: “Whosoever holds this hammer, if he be wor...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Motor neurone disease researchers find link to microbes in gut Study could eventually lead to new treatments for neurodegenerative conditionScientists have found tantalising clues that the devastating condition motor neurone disease may be linked to changes in microbes that live in the gut.Studies in mice reveal...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Video of uncontacted Amazon tribe highlights threat from illegal loggers Clip shows a bare-chested man with a spear, who is believed to belong to the Awá people, the world’s most threatened tribeRemarkable close-up footage that appears to show an uncontacted tribesman in the Amazon rainforest has been released by an indig...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Google pays $11m to jobseekers who alleged age discrimination Tech firm settles class-action lawsuit but denies it is unfair to older applicantsGoogle has settled a lawsuit alleging age discrimination in its hiring practices, paying $11m to more than 200 jobseekers who were over 40 when they applied to join the...
18:34, 07/22/2019

Al Franken: senators say they regret calling for his resignation Seven current and former members say case was mishandledFranken, 68, ‘absolutely’ regrets resigning over groping claimsSeven current and former US senators who called for the resignation of Al Franken in 2017 have said their actions were wrong.The di...
18:34, 07/22/2019

‘Jihad Squad’ meme removed after Illinois GOP shares mock poster on Facebook Leaders of the Illinois Republican Party released a Facebook posting depicting the four House minority freshman Democrats in a movie-type poster as “The Jihad Squad” last week before taking it down over the weekend. ​The meme ​released Fr...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Baltimore’s new deputy police commissioner gets mugged at gunpoint You’re not in Louisiana anymore. A new deputy police commissioner in Baltimore got a firsthand lesson in the city’s crime problems — getting robbed at gunpoint while out with his wife, according to reports. Deputy Commissioner Danie...
18:17, 07/22/2019

French submarine Minerve located after disappearing in 1968 A French submarine that went missing more than a half-century ago with 52 sailors aboard has been located by a search team using a boat belonging to a US company, according to a report. “It’s a success, a relief and a technical feat,̶...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Fans are flipping out over Tom Cruise’s jacket in new ‘Top Gun’ trailer He may feel the need … to appease China. In the Paramount Pictures trailer for “Top Gun: Maverick,” the sequel to the 1986 blockbuster, Tom Cruise’s character is seen wearing his iconic bomber jacket – with two key changes. Two patches that had origi...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Ole Miss student Ally Kostial found dead near lake 20 miles from campus A 21-year-old student at the University of Mississippi was found dead near a lake over the weekend — and foul play is suspected, authorities said. The body of Alexandria “Ally” Kostial was discovered Saturday morning in Harmontown, ...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Couple had ‘heated exchange’ with mystery man before their deaths in British Columbia A bearded mystery man spotted having a “heated exchange” with the young couple found murdered in British Columbia last week could help investigators crack the case, according to a new report. Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, of Charlotte, North C...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Trolls target owner of pet chihuahua Gizmo after it was snatched by seagull A seagull swooped down and grabbed a chihuahua from the garden of a home in England over the weekend, right in front of one of its horrified owners, according to reports. Becca Hill’s 4-year-old pup, Gizmo, was outside her home in the seaside town of...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Tourist blames illness at Dominican Republic resort on ‘soapy’ mojitos A British woman says a resort in the Dominican Republic served her “soapy” mojitos, leaving her bedridden with orange diarrhea, according to a report. Karin Kidd said she came down with a mystery illness at the Luxury Bahia Principe Resor...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Air India To Resume Flights Over Pakistan After Airspace Re-Opens With Pakistan reopening its airspace, national carrier Air India will resume flight operations on the Delhi-Kabul and the Lucknow-Najaf routes from August 5 and October 28, respectively, said Air......
18:17, 07/22/2019

Deregulation explodes under Trump, 13 regulations killed for every new one, $33B saved It was an odd, geeky campaign promise for a populist presidential candidate to make. But when Donald Trump in 2016 pledged to kill two Obama-era regulations for every new one, crowds went wild....
18:17, 07/22/2019

Strange stars that go supernova may be dimming because of dark matter Some stars that go supernova are dimmer than we expect, so something must be filching their energy - it may be a possible dark matter particle called the axion...
18:17, 07/22/2019

India has launched its Chandrayaan 2 mission to the moon India launched its second moon mission on 22 July. The mission will place a lander and rover near the moon’s south pole, a promising site for human exploration...
18:17, 07/22/2019

The Milky Way devoured another galaxy and we've spotted the remains We’ve identified the original stars that were in the Milky Way before it devoured another smaller galaxy called Gaia-Enceladus about 10 billion years ago...
18:17, 07/22/2019

US groundwater shortage is forcing us to dig extremely deep wells Groundwater provides drinking water for 120 million Americans and irrigates farmland - but demand in some places, including in California, is drying up wells...
18:17, 07/22/2019

Lost French Submarine Located In Mediterranean 50 Years Later A private search vessel has located a French submarine that went missing in the western Mediterranean more than 50 years ago, officials said Monday, raising hopes the mystery over the disappearance......
18:00, 07/22/2019

Kenya's Finance Minister, Top Officials Arrested On Corruption Charges Kenya's Finance Minister Henry Rotich and other treasury officials were arrested Monday on corruption and fraud charges over a multi-million dollar project to build two mega dams, police said....
18:00, 07/22/2019

China Says Hong Kong Protests "Absolutely Intolerable" China reacted furiously on Monday to anti-government protesters vandalising the walls of its representative's office in Hong Kong and defacing the national emblem, branding their actions "absolutely......
18:00, 07/22/2019

Russia, Turkey Plan Joint Production Of S-400 Missile Parts: Report Russia and Turkey are in talks about the possibility of jointly manufacturing some components of Russia's S-400 missile defence system in Turkey, the TASS news agency cited Sergei Chemezov, head of......
18:00, 07/22/2019

Iran Says Seizure Of UK-Flagged Tanker Was "Legal Measure" Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz was a "legal measure", the spokesman for the Islamic republic's government said on Monday....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Imran Khan Not Received By Any Top US Official At Airport Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan may have been given a diplomatic snub when he arrived in Washington on his first US trip to reboot bilateral ties that have seen a slump in recent months....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Injured Italian Climber Rescued After 48 hours On Pakistan Peak Pakistani military helicopters have rescued an Italian climber 48 hours after he suffered serious injuries in a fall in the northern Karakoram mountains, officials said on Monday....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Release Tanker And Crew Immediately, Britain Tells Iran Britain called on Iran on Monday to release a British-flagged tanker and its crew immediately, describing the seizure of the Stena Impero in the Strait of Hormuz as illegal....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Russian Air Strikes On Syria Market Kill 23, Moscow Denies: Monitor Russian air strikes on a market in northwestern Syria killed 23 people on Monday, a monitor said, in the latest violence to plague the country's last major opposition bastion....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Italy Drafts "No-Mobile-Phone Phobia" Law To Prevent, Treat Addiction Italy's anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S) has drafted a law aimed at preventing and treating the rising phenomenon of addiction to mobile phones and computers, particularly among the young....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Iran's Claim Of Capturing CIA Spies "Totally False", Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Monday denied Iran's claim that it dismantled a CIA spy ring and arrested 17 suspects with alleged links to the US intelligence agency....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Sri Lanka Extends Emergency For Fourth Month After Easter Bombings Sri Lanka on Monday extended a law granting security forces emergency powers for a fourth month following the Easter Day bomb attacks on hotels and churches that killed more than 250 people....
18:00, 07/22/2019

A New Set Of Pre-Cataclysm Challenges Is Live In Anthem Over the weekend, BioWare’s loot shooter Anthem received a new set of Challenges called “The Oncoming Storm.” They appear to be a precursor to the game’s upcoming Cataclysm event, which will introduce a new limited-time mode, but players have already...
18:00, 07/22/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin C Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin Collection • Video Games Taught Me How To Fail • I Need To Bust Out Some Pen And Paper For Super Mario Maker 2 • Spacemon: A Pokemon TRPG: Frontier - C...
18:00, 07/22/2019

Fans Are Trying To Remake Dino Crisis In Unreal Engine 4 Debuting 20 years ago this month in Japan, Capcom’s short-lived Dino Crisis series asked, “What if dinosaurs instead of zombies?” Now, some fans have taken it upon themselves to remake Dino Crisis using Unreal Engine 4....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Let's settle the Doritos debate: Nacho Cheese vs. Cool Ranch Doritos are arguably the most successful Mexican-American fusion product modern society has witnessed. One doesn’t immediately think Mexico, but of course, Doritos begins with the base product of fried tortilla chips. The American contribution comes ...
18:00, 07/22/2019

Griezmann Says Heart With Barcelona After Ugly Atletico Madrid Exit Antoine Griezmann's 120 million-euro transfer was contested by Atletico Madrid, who insisted Barcelona should have paid a higher price for the World Cup-winning French striker....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Rift Over WAGs' Travel First In History Of BCCI, Says Official: Report The Committee of Administrators' decision to let the captain and coach take calls on travel schedules of the wives and girlfriends of the cricketers has not been received well in all quarters....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Indians Complete Sweep; Harmeet, Ayhika Win In Singles Indian paddlers made most of the home advantage and grabbed all the gold medals -- seven to be precise -- in the 21st Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships....
18:00, 07/22/2019

| 'Never give up': Swimmers send moving message to Japan's Ikee Sarah Sjostrom led a moving tribute to Rikako Ikee at the FINA World Championships, calling the Japanese star a "real fighter" in the face of her leukaemia diagnosis....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Diane von Furstenberg’s dating advice: It’s ‘not cute to be needy’ The fashion designer discussed how to be single in the city — often said to have a shortage of men— as she lent her flagship Manhattan boutique to shoe designer Chloe Gosselin for a CG pop-up shop....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Advances in fintech are helping financial advisors, here's how While financial technology has created competition for traditional financial advisors via automated online platforms, those same digital advances have bolstered advisors' ability to serve clients....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Forget all the Netflix doom and gloom – it’s Apple, Disney, and even HBO that should be worried now If you believe much of the commentary in recent days about Netflix’s unimpressive second-quarter results, you’d be forgiven for assuming the streaming giant’s House of Cards will soon come tumbling down. Netflix lost 126,000 subscri...
18:00, 07/22/2019

‘Deep sadness’ at passing of UN nuclear watchdog agency chief, Yukiya Amano The head of the UN body that oversees nuclear activities across the world has died aged 72, it was announced on Monday. In a statement, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) confirmed the passing of Director General Yukiya Amano, with “deepes...
18:00, 07/22/2019

Equifax deal with FTC closes largest-ever settlement for a data breach Credit-reporting company Equifax will pay up to a record $650 million to settle US federal and state probes into a massive 2017 data breach of personal information, authorities said on Monday. The largest-ever settlement for a data breach draws to a ...
18:00, 07/22/2019

'The signs are so glaring': Psychiatrists to use Mueller report to argue Trump unfitness A group of mental health experts who have concluded that President Trump is dangerous will argue in an online event Tuesday that the Mueller investigation shows the president is mentally unsound and shouldn't have war powers....
18:00, 07/22/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Psychiatrists to use Mueller report to argue Trump is mentally unfit Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
18:00, 07/22/2019

This is how zoo animals across the country are keeping cool during the heat wave As temperatures rose from the East Coast to the West Coast, zoos have had to get creative in keeping their animals safe under the extreme conditions. Elephant showers, wolf pool parties and frozen watermelons have been just a few of the ideas they ca...
17:51, 07/22/2019

Scientists discovered a new species of tiny sharks that glow in the dark Sharks are known to stalk and sniff out prey before they attack. But all this newly discovered shark species has to do is glow in the dark, and the prey comes to them....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Franky Zapata, France's hoverboard hero, to attempt English Channel crossing Thursday Ferry passengers traveling between England and France should keep their eyes peeled for an unusual sight on Thursday as French inventor Franky Zapata attempts to cross the English Channel on his jet-powered hoverboard....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Beyond Bullets And Bombs, Jammu And Kashmir Has A New Enemy: Drugs Jammu and Kashmir has been rocked by an increase in drug abuse and deaths. The challenge comes from across the border, where smuggling also funds terror. Drugs worth hundreds of crores have been......
17:51, 07/22/2019

NASA Tweets Thumbs Up To ISRO After Chandrayaan 2 Launch Hours after India's high-profile moon mission Chandrayaan 2 lifted off from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, NASA congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for the successful launch.......
17:51, 07/22/2019

Amid Water Crisis, India Struggles With Monsoon Below "Normal" Baseline The weather department said today that it was set to cut estimates for average monsoon rainfall after decades of below-normal downpours, with climate change causing greater variations...
17:51, 07/22/2019

Girl Found Dead In Madhya Pradesh School, Parents Reject Suicide Claim An 11-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself on the premises of her school hostel in Madhya Pradesh's Dindori district, police said today. Going by her suicide note, she wasn't......
17:51, 07/22/2019

Proposed Changes In RTI Act Are Regressive: Social Activist Aruna Roy The bill proposing changes in the RTI Act is regressive and aimed at undermining the independence of information commissions, social activist Aruna Roy said....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Equifax Is Said to Be Close to Reaching Deal in Huge ’17 Data Breach The agreement, which calls for the company to pay around $650 million, is meant to resolve federal and state inquiries and consumer claims over the exposure of data of at least 145 million people....
17:51, 07/22/2019

With $1 Billion From Microsoft, an A.I. Lab Wants to Mimic the Brain OpenAI, now managed by start-up guru Sam Altman, wants to create a machine that can do anything the human brain can do. Skeptics wonder if it is possible....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Eagle Scouts to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station Fifty years after NASA astronaut and Eagle Scout Neil Armstrong sent greetings from space to the 1969 Scout Jamboree, scouts will have an opportunity to talk live with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station at 1:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Ju...
17:51, 07/22/2019

Newly identified weird deep-sea shark squirts glowing fluid Scientists have determined that the second pocket shark ever to be captured does, in fact, represent a new species.       ...
17:51, 07/22/2019

London pilates teacher guilty of fraud 'to pay off drug debt' and fund Ibiza holidays A pilates teacher from north-west London has been sentenced for scamming her friend and client out of more than £35,000 to "clear her drug debt" and fund her luxury lifestyle....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Paralympian swimmer Lord Chris Holmes denies sexually assaulting masseuse at luxury London hotel Britain's most successful Paralympic swimmer Lord Chris Holmes has been accused of sexually assaulting a masseuse at a luxury London hotel, a court heard today....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Carl Beech: Ex-nurse found guilty of inventing murderous VIP Westminster paedophile ring An ex-nurse accused of inventing a murderous Westminster VIP paedophile ring has been found guilty of 12 counts of perverting the course of justice and one of fraud....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe moved back to jail from psychiatric ward Jailed British-Iranian mother Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been moved back to Iranian prison from a hospital psychiatric ward, her husband has confirmed....
17:51, 07/22/2019

The Open champion Shane Lowry targets Ryder Cup glory after maiden Major triumph Shane Lowry has targeted making fellow Irishman Padraig Harrington's European Ryder Cup team his No1 goal after claiming a first major title at The Open....
17:51, 07/22/2019

England's wait for Open glory goes on but list of likely lads is growing Late into Sunday night's celebrations, Shane Lowry stated, simply: "Dreams do come true." But for the Englishmen in the field, winning The Open remains no more than a dream, next year at Royal St George's marking three decades since Nick Faldo was th...
17:51, 07/22/2019

England's James Anderson trains in bid to be fit and firing for Ireland Test England assembled at Lord's on Monday ahead of their four-day Test against Ireland with intrigue surrounding the make-up of their six-man bowling attack....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Barcelona vs Chelsea LIVE stream, TV channel info and UK time: How to watch the Rakuten Cup online Chelsea conclude their pre-season trip to Japan on Tuesday with a high-profile clash against Barcelona that will see both sides compete for the Rakuten Cup in Saitama....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Hero MotoCorp Sets A Record For 'Tree Plantation' In India Apart from being the world's largest two-wheeler manufacturer, Hero also believes in being responsible socially. The company recently organised a tree plantation drive with which it set a record of......
17:51, 07/22/2019

Honda Two-Wheeler India Sales Cross 11 Million Mark In Western India Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) announced that the company has added 11 milion customers in Western India. The manufacturer crossed the milestone with sales from the states of Maharashtra,......
17:51, 07/22/2019

TVS Motor Company Q1 Net Profit Slips 3 Per Cent At Rs. 142 Crore TVS Motor Company's revenue grows by 7 per cent at Rs. 4,469 crore in the first quarter of 2018-19, with total two-wheeler sales crossing 8.84 lakh in domestic and international markets....
17:51, 07/22/2019

China's Tencent says to work with The Pokemon Co on new game China's Tencent Games said on Monday that its Timi Studio will work with The Pokemon Company, a firm partially owned by Japan's Nintendo, on developing a new game....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Culture minister to make statement on 5G review on Monday: UK PM spokesman British culture minister Jeremy Wright is due to make a statement on a review of next generation 5G telecommunications networks on Monday, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said, adding it would depend on the parliamentary timetable....
17:51, 07/22/2019

South Korea eases path for quality tests of chip suppliers amid Japan curbs: government South Korean chipmakers such as Samsung Electronics will allow their equipment to be used for conducting quality tests at their domestic suppliers as part of an arrangement brokered by the government to counter Japan's export curbs....
17:51, 07/22/2019

China's ByteDance plans to set up data center in India China's ByteDance said it plans to open a data center in India, where it is facing concerns about consumer privacy and demands for a ban on its hugely popular video app TikTok....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Frenzied debut of China's Nasdaq-style board adds $44 billion in market cap Trading on China's new Nasdaq-style board for homegrown tech firms hit fever pitch on Monday, with shares up as much as 520% in a wild debut that more than doubled the board's combined market capitalization and beat veteran investors' expectations....
17:51, 07/22/2019

Equifax to pay $700 million over 2017 data breach, compensate consumers Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc will pay up to $700 million to settle U.S. federal and state probes into a massive 2017 data breach of personal information that affected around 147 million consumers, authorities said on Monday....
17:51, 07/22/2019

The Ebers Papyrus: Medico-Magical Beliefs and Treatments Revealed in Ancient Egyptian Medical Text The Ebers Papyrus is an ancient medical document that contains over 842 remedies for illnesses and injuries. It specifically focused on the heart, the respiratory system, and diabetes. ...
17:34, 07/22/2019

China Joins the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Life ­­ For many years, space exploration seemed to be largely an American obsession. NASA was the only space agency on the planet with ambitious plans and the consistent financing to carry them out. But after first challenging the United States’ global e...
17:34, 07/22/2019

| Tattoo twins Peaty and Dressel romp to world swim gold Adam Peaty completed a world treble in the 100m breaststroke, while Caeleb Dressel continued to feed his obsession for gold by romping to the 50m butterfly title....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Summertime, and the living is easy for Santas in Copenhagen Being Santa Claus is an all-year job if you ask the 150 Santas from around the world who have left Rudolph and the elves at home to make early Christmas preparations at their annual meet in Denmark....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Engineers restore audio recordings from Apollo 11 mission A team at the University of Texas at Dallas spent years digitizing old tapes of the conversations between mission control and the Apollo 11 astronauts....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Congo health minister resigns over government handling of Ebola Congo's health minister, Oly Ilunga, resigned on Monday in protest at the presidency's announcement last week that it was stripping his team of control over the response to the Ebola outbreak....
17:34, 07/22/2019

U.S. records 25 new measles cases as outbreak spread to Ohio, Alaska The United States recorded 25 new measles cases last week, bringing the total number of cases in the year to 1,148 as the country recorded its worst outbreak of the disease since 1992, federal health officials said on Monday....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Thieves stole $9 from a girl's lemonade stand for charity. Police and neighbors rallied to give her more than $300 In late June, 11-year-old Alizay Kashif set up a lemonade stand in her family's neighborhood in Naperville, Illinois, a suburb on the western outskirts of Chicago....
17:34, 07/22/2019

When a woman's car broke down, these teens pushed it five miles to her home A late-night run to the donut shop turned into a roadside rescue for three teens living near Niagara Falls. It ended with them pushing a stranded stranger's car for hours and inspiring others on Facebook....
17:34, 07/22/2019

‘Project Runway’ may be done for good after ratings dip The Bravo reality show — which aims to find the next big thing in fashion — failed to get an Emmy nod for the first time in its 15-year run as ratings have plunged by half year on year....
17:34, 07/22/2019

100+ IT policies at your fingertips, ready for download From BYOD and social media to ergonomics and encryption, TechRepublic Premium, ZDNet's sibling site, has dozens of ready-made, downloadable IT policy templates....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Forget silicon - SQL on DNA is the next frontier for databases A couple of years back, even researchers would wave off using DNA to store data as something too futuristic to have any practical value. Today, you can extend PostgreSQL with the right software and bio-chemical modules, and run SQL on DNA....
17:34, 07/22/2019

LG Pay launches in US on the G8 ThinQ with MST capability LG Pay launched in Korea in 2017 and a couple years later it is now rolling out in the US. One phone and six banking institutions are supported with expansion to more phones and more banks coming soon....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Microsoft invests $1 billion in OpenAI, which is going all-in on Azure OpenAI, a company working on AI for the public good, is committing to build with Microsoft new Azure AI supercomputing technologies, and getting a $1 billion infusion from Microsoft as part of the arrangement....
17:34, 07/22/2019

SAP data and analytics: in with the new, don't squander the old SAP uses its Enterprise software heritage, buying power and guile to offer a highly-competitive data and analytics platform. Part of SAP's analytics approach is respecting the power of classic technology, even as it continually modernizes its platfor...
17:34, 07/22/2019

Hedging complacency adds to corporate FX risk, Citi finds Citi’s latest global corporate benchmarking survey shows that companies are worryingly complacent about their potential exposure to emerging market currencies and remain reliant on manual processes to manage risk....
17:34, 07/22/2019

Terri Harper sees off South African rival Denaby super-featherweight Terri Harper picks up an IBO title with an eighth-round stoppage of South African Nozipho Bell, writes Ashley Bell The post Terri Harper sees off South African rival appeared first on Boxing News....
17:17, 07/22/2019

Mikael Lawal triumphs in latest instalment of Ultimate Boxxer Mikael Lawal wins cruiserweight tournament in dramatic fashion, knocking out Damian Chambers in just 94 seconds, writes Andy Whittle The post Mikael Lawal triumphs in latest instalment of Ultimate Boxxer appeared first on Boxing News....
17:17, 07/22/2019

Whtye beats Rivas but is no nearer real world title shot Dillian Whyte impresses in a 12-round victory over Oscar Rivas but still has to wait a while to land his WBC heavyweight title shot, writes Ron Lewis The post Whtye beats Rivas but is no nearer real world title shot appeared first on Boxing News....
17:17, 07/22/2019

Dadashev injury overshadows latest Lopez victory An injury to Maxim Dadashev served to put Teofimo Lopez's 12-round win against awkward Masayoshi Nakatani in perspective, writes Jack Hirsch The post Dadashev injury overshadows latest Lopez victory appeared first on Boxing News....
17:17, 07/22/2019

10 boxers who continued fighting well into their 40s Miracle man Manny Pacquiao, the new WBA welterweight champion, isn’t the only boxing great to keep fighting beyond his fortieth birthday The post 10 boxers who continued fighting well into their 40s appeared first on Boxing News....
17:17, 07/22/2019

Pacquiao continues to show the new breed how it’s done Manny Pacquiao became the WBA welterweight champion with an impressive 12-round decision over Keith Thurman in Las Vegas, writes Sean Nam The post Pacquiao continues to show the new breed how it’s done appeared first on Boxing News....
17:17, 07/22/2019

We Regret To Inform You That The Oilers Made A Good Trade Historically, when the Edmonton Oilers and “one for one” appear in the same sentence, bad things happen. Apocalyptic, hysterical, team-crippling things. Punchlines with years and years of mileage. This isn’t that. Peter Chiarelli is gone, and now, mi...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Jon Jones Says No One Told Him He Was Charged With Battery UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones fought against Thiago Santos on July 6 while a bench warrant was out in New Mexico for his arrest on a charge of battery. That’s according to court docs first uncovered by Albuquerque’s KRQE, which show that J...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Report: Dan Le Batard Chose To Stay Off Radio Today After Talks With ESPN President ESPN personality Dan Le Batard is not hosting his daily radio show this morning, a decision that he reportedly made after having spent the weekend talking to ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro about the network’s policy against talking politics. The reasoni...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Thought last week was hot? Here are the 50 hottest cities in America 24/7 Wall St. has identified the country's 50 hottest cities based on the average number of 90-plus degree days per year using climate data.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Traveling to Europe or Asia? Now is the best time of year to book your holiday abroad If you’re planning on spending the winter holidays in Europe or Asia, now is the best time to book your flight.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Equifax settlement 2019: How to protect yourself beyond a credit freeze Putting a deep freeze on your three major credit reports is a good way to block fraudsters from opening loans in your name. But it’s incomplete.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Equifax to pay at least $575 million in FTC settlement over security breach Equifax will pay at least $575 million in a settlement stemming from one of the biggest data security failures ever.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Taking out student loans? You need to know these 27 finance terms If you’re new to the student loan and financial aid process, the terminology can be confusing. Here’s a list of terms that borrowers should know.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

How to freeze your credit: It's free in all states after Equifax data security breach A freeze prevents lenders from pulling a person's credit report, essentially blocking fraudsters from opening a new account in that person's name.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Traffic safety agency says its critics are wrong about its lack of toughness NHTSA is not doing a sufficient job at proactively protecting consumers from unsafe cars, safety advocates say.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Equifax to pay up to $700 million in FTC settlement over security breach Equifax reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission and other agencies over allegations stemming from its data security breach.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Red Bull has extra "confidence" for German GP based on Silverstone form Red Bull says it is heading to this weekend's German Grand Prix with "confidence" after fighting near the front at Silverstone where engine performance is vital...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Marc Marquez: Yamaha riders now main MotoGP rivals, not Ducati's MotoGP championship leader Marc Marquez believes Yamaha riders Maverick Vinales and Fabio Quartararo will be his main competition in the second half of 2019, rather than the Ducati line-up...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Lotterer: Porsche FE move can resolve unfinished business from WEC Andre Lotterer says joining Porsche's new ABB FIA Formula E team gives him a chance to resolve "unfinished business" he has with the manufacturer following their short LMP1 stint together...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Chip Ganassi's Dixon confused by "bizarre" Iowa Indycar handling Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon said the behaviour of his Indycar through the Iowa weekend was bizarre as he fought back from two laps down to finish second in the race...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Video: The new F1 rivalry that can surpass Hamilton/Vettel Some of the most exciting moments from Formula 1's two most recent grands prix have come courtesy of battles between Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Becoming Superman is both a gruesome and mundane portrait of the creator of Babylon 5 You likely know the work, though you might not know the name: J. Michael Straczynski. A writer for hire in the truest sense, Straczynski, or Joe to his friends and JMS to his fans, can seemingly write anything. Maybe you grew up on his cartoons he sc...
17:17, 07/22/2019

The first trailer for A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood is here and we're already a damn mess For those of us who were fortunate enough to watch Fred Rogers during our more formative years, there’s a good possibility that we were totally unaware that we were witnessing something truly rare. Mister Rogers’ Neighorhood was more than visits fro...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Hey, happy haunts: There's an entirely free Haunted Mansion board game you can print out and play If you’re looking for something to do this week (and have the patience of a saint), fan website The Disney Experience has published Escape From Haunted Mansion, an entire 3D papercraft board game that’s free to download. All you need is an X-ACTO kni...
17:17, 07/22/2019

| Government pleads for SA netball backing from corporates The Portfolio Committee on Sports, Arts and Culture has urged sponsors to reward the South African netball team following their performance at the 2019 World Cup....
17:00, 07/22/2019

| Herschel: Best Bok No 9 display in 12 years Rob Houwing feels Herschel Jantjies delivered the top Springbok showing by a scrumhalf since Fourie du Preez’s tormenting of England at RWC 2007 in Paris....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Odell Beckham Jr. on Being Traded by the Giants, The Catch, and His Signature Hair Odell Beckham Jr. has a new team (the Cleveland Browns), a new city, a new car. We sat down with the NFL's electric wide receiver—and he opened up like he never has before....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Tessa Thompson's Valkyrie Is the First Openly LGBTQ Superhero in the Marvel Cinematic Universe When Thor: Ragnarok was released in theaters in November 2017, Tessa Thompson stole the show as the badass Valkyrie. However, criticisms arose when her rich backstory was scrapped and the fascinating character was relegated to a supporting character ...
17:00, 07/22/2019

Angela Davis to be Inducted Into the National Women's Hall of Fame The National Women’s Hall of Fame prides itself on celebrating the achievements of transcendent women throughout the course of American history. And this fall, educator and activist Angela Davis will be recognized for both her courage and accomplishm...
17:00, 07/22/2019

Women Advance in Japan's Parliament Twenty-eight women were elected to the upper house of Japan’s Parliament on Sunday, tying the record set in the previous upper-house election three years ago. A record 28% of candidates were women....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Pay what you want for these AWS eBooks and kickstart a new career Since the average certified AWS architect is earning about $130,000 a year, you can start down the road of this lucrative career path with the training in The Complete Amazon Web Services eBook Bundle, available now at any price you want to pay....
17:00, 07/22/2019

An introvert’s guide to professional networking As a community manager, my daily tasks involve many social interactions with our freelance editors, such as onboarding new community members and bringing the community together for social events. I’ve used the word ‘community’ three times in one sent...
17:00, 07/22/2019

The Analog Motion E-Bike is the alternative to commute hell — and it’s $130 off.  They created the AM1+ ultralight electric bike, a crafty alternative to cars and scooters that keeps the needs of city travel firmly in mind. Right now, you can discover a smarter way to get across town at more than $130 off, just $1,449 from TNW Dea...
17:00, 07/22/2019

Everything you need to know about China’s new Nasdaq-style STAR Market The first batch of companies have begun trading on China’s new STAR Market today. Billed as China‘s version of Nasdaq, it’s overseen by the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE). Previously called the Science and Technology Innovation Board, the STAR Market ...
17:00, 07/22/2019

CHEAP: Bose’s bizarre SoundWear Companion wearable speaker is HALF PRICE! Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Most of us have a pair of headphones and speakers, right? In this day and age it’d be strange not to have some audio equipment for travel and home. Thing is, ther...
17:00, 07/22/2019

The Jour mindfulness app helps you build a daily journaling habit Mental health problems are one of the leading causes of disease burden worldwide, and major depression is the second leading cause of disability globally, according to MentalHealth.org.uk. When it comes to quality of life, we’ve never had it better —...
17:00, 07/22/2019

UK MP on Libra: Facebook’s almost trying to turn itself into its own country Facebook‘s ‘cryptocurrency‘ Libra is ruffling feathers among UK politicians amid concerns that the technology giant’s entry into the world of finance would give it too much power. Similarly to their US counterparts, which questioned Facebook‘s blockc...
17:00, 07/22/2019

Five reasons future space travel should explore asteroids On the same day that the Earth survived an expected near-miss with asteroid 367943 Duende, Russian dashcams unexpectedly captured footage of a different asteroid as it slammed into the atmosphere, exploded, and injured more than 1,000 people. That da...
17:00, 07/22/2019

Fitch cuts outlook for Boeing on 737 MAX issues Fitch Ratings lowered its outlook for Boeing Co to "negative" from "stable" on Monday, citing regulatory uncertainty around the timing of its 737 MAX jets' return to service....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Halliburton profit beats as company cuts cost; shares surge Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit as its Completions and Production unit outperformed expectations, pushing its shares up 6.8 percent in early trading....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Wall Street gains as earnings season gathers steam U.S. stocks rose on Monday, lifted by technology companies, as investors eyed fresh U.S.-China trade developments during a busy week of corporate earnings with results from marquee names including Facebook and Amazon on tap....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Microsoft settles U.S. charges it violated anti-bribery law, accepts criminal fine: SEC Microsoft Corp agreed to pay more than $25 million, including an $8.75 million criminal fine imposed on its Microsoft Hungary unit, to settle U.S. charges it violated a federal anti-bribery law, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Mon...
17:00, 07/22/2019

Toshiba Memory sees 'good chance' of M&A in push for data center business Japan's Toshiba Memory said there was a "good chance" of acquisitions as it pushes to increase its share of the market for advanced storage products used in data centers....
17:00, 07/22/2019

White House and Congress Near Agreement on Spending, Debt Ceiling White House and congressional negotiators are closing in on terms for an agreement to set new spending levels and increase the government’s borrowing limit, though no deal was final Monday morning....
17:00, 07/22/2019

When the Safety Net Pays for Itself A new study finds government programs for adults often lead to more government spending, but programs for low-income children return taxpayer dollars over time....
17:00, 07/22/2019

Ford's Shrinking China Business Is Hurting Its Global Ambitions Ford’s multibillion-dollar push to expand in China this decade has veered off course, leaving it mired in a slump that is weighing on its future in the world’s largest auto market....
17:00, 07/22/2019

HDFC Bank Revises Fixed Deposit Interest Rates HDFC Bank FD interest rates: On fixed deposits of a 1-year maturity period, the private sector bank has lowered its interest rates by 20 basis points...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Government Panel Recommends Ban On Cryptocurrency The panel was set up in 2017 by the then finance minister, Arun Jaitley, after reports of extensive money laundering with the use of digital currencies...
16:51, 07/22/2019

From Next Month, SBI Will Levy No Charges On These Transactions Online SBI internet banking: From July 1, SBI waived its charges on RTGS and NEFT transactions initiated through online banking and YONO. From August 1, the country's largest bank has decided to......
16:51, 07/22/2019

You Can Choose From These Five Recharge Options To Recharge Your JioPhone Jio prepaid plan: All five of the JioPhone prepaid recharge packs come with free local and national voice calls for their respective validity periods, among other benefits such as complimentary......
16:51, 07/22/2019

Rupee Closes Lower At 68.92 Against Dollar Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) remained net sellers in the capital markets, pulling out Rs 1,916.91 crore on Monday, provisional data on the NSE showed...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Iran Claims to Have Arrested and Executed U.S. Spies Tehran often makes similar unverified statements, but the latest announcement comes at a time of rare tension. President Trump said the claims had “zero truth.”...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Brave musical hero speedruns 'GoldenEye' level with a piano The 1997 N64 classic GoldenEye 007 was a game that introduced first-person shooters to millions of new gamers, even if it did cause the occasional family squabble....
16:51, 07/22/2019

Airbnb makes it easier to find a place to stay on business trips Airbnb wants to make it easier to find work-friendly listings, and its solution is fairly simple. Before, the company would ask if you were traveling for business at checkout. Now, it's offering an Airbnb for Work toggle that you can select at t...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Huawei allegedly developed a spy-friendly phone network for North Korea If Huawei was hoping to mend its reputation in the wake of the de facto US ban, it's about to be disappointed. The Washington Post and 38 North have published joint reports indicating that Huawei helped build Koryolink, North Korea's highly...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Acer Predator Triton 900 review: Who needs a crazy swiveling screen? Remember when we said gaming laptops were going to get wild this year? Behold Acer's Predator Triton 900, a massive 17-inch notebook with one of the craziest screens we've ever seen. It can swivel forward and backward to give you something ...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Equifax settlement for data breach will only cost it $4 per person The reports of an impending Equifax settlement were true. The company has agreed to settle with the Federal Trade Commission, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, attorneys general and New York's Department of Financial Services over its m...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Pete Buttigieg's interview on country radio was silenced Blair Garner, host of a nationally syndicated radio program, taped an interview with 2020 Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg in Nashville last week....
16:51, 07/22/2019

'My biggest demon today was going faster than yesterday', says Peaty "Adam Peaty led the way in a British one-two at the World Championships and then warned his rivals that he will be even better in an Olympic year in 2020."...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Vintage Tour de France heading for thrilling finale "With only five days of actual racing left, there is still no clear front runner in this year\u0027s Tour de France, making it the most open and exciting competition in 30 years."...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Thomas 'itching to go' as Tour heads for epic climax "Geraint Thomas believes the worst of his struggles are behind him as he bids to claw in his deficit to Julian Alaphilippe in the final week of the 2019 Tour de France."...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Blazin' Saddles: Will Alaphilippe or Pinot finally win the Tour for France? "Whisper it quietly, but the French are closer than ever to win their first Tour de France in 34 years thanks to the dual exploits of Julian Alaphilippe and Thibaut Pinot. But with five stages remaining until Paris, can one of them go on to emulate B...
16:51, 07/22/2019

10 incredible deals from Madewell's huge summer sale Everybody loves Madewell but they almost never go on sale. This weekend though, you can get huge discounts during their big sale-on-sale event.       ...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Not just FaceApp: 4 popular apps also taking your information Experts say FaceApp isn’t doing anything unusual by harvesting your personal data and there’s probably a bunch apps on your phone doing the same thing!       ...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Why influencers don’t like Instagram’s new change Influencers can’t rely on metrics like follower counts and likes after Instagram’s test of hiding “likes” expanded to more markets.       ...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Facebook has had numerous scandals. So why does user engagement keep growing? Despite Facebook’s numerous scandals, privacy lapses and service outages, user engagement has been on an upswing through the first half of 2019.       ...
16:51, 07/22/2019

'Top Gun' cuts Taiwan flag from Tom Cruise's jacket A new trailer for the sequel of 1986 blockbuster "Top Gun" is stirring up controversy after it shows Tom Cruise putting on the iconic bomber jacket he wore in the original film — but with two key changes....
16:51, 07/22/2019

'The Lion King' sinks its teeth into critic-audience divide As "The Lion King" counts up receipts from a big opening weekend while still licking its wounds from negative reviews, you can almost hear the familiar murmurs -- that critics are "out of step" with the audiences they profess to serve....
16:51, 07/22/2019

Tom Hanks is absolutely perfect as Mister Rogers in new movie trailer Just in time for a Monday, Sony has released the first trailer for the upcoming film about the late Fred Rogers, "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood....
16:51, 07/22/2019

Congress, White House near deal on spending, debt limit: source U.S. congressional and White House negotiators are close to a deal to extend the Treasury Department's borrowing authority until July 31, 2021, a source close to the talks said on Monday....
16:51, 07/22/2019

Equifax to pay up to $700M for 2017 data breach Credit reporting agency Equifax has agreed to pay at least $575 million over a data breach two years ago that affected nearly 150 million people, U.S. regulators said Monday....
16:51, 07/22/2019

What the Hell Happened in New Hampshire, Mike Pence? Earlier this month, Vice President Mike Pence abruptly canceled a planned trip to New Hampshire, backing out of the trip after he had actually boarded Air Force 2 in Maryland but before takeoff. As the New York Times noted at the time, it was an extr...
16:51, 07/22/2019

Wedding Crasher President Drops In on Deranged Trump-Themed Nuptials Very busy businessman President Trump stopped by not one but two events for a MAGA-themed wedding (a cursed phrase if there ever was one) that started at his New Jersey golf club over the weekend....
16:51, 07/22/2019

Get This Man Some Java!!!! The Commerce Department is hardly the first place that comes to mind when you think of capital-D Drama, and yet that seems to be what’s taking place, thanks in no small part to Secretary Wilbur Ross’ apparent total lack of energy and interest in runn...
16:51, 07/22/2019

There's a Mental Health Crisis in ICE Detention Nooses made from bedsheets, suicidal detainees being pepper sprayed, and mentally ill migrants placed in solitary confinement: These are just some of the horrible aspects of the dire state of mental health care in ICE detention facilities, according ...
16:51, 07/22/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Ranking the league's newest offensive coordinators From long-time schemers to first-timers, the outlooks for the league's nine newest offensive coordinators with play-calling duties range from optimistic to nerve-wracking....
16:34, 07/22/2019

Volunteers pack lunches for homeless teens, homebound seniors TUCSON – On Saturday nearly 100 Southwest Gas employees and their family members volunteered to pack food boxes for homeless teens and low-income seniors that are homebound. “This, in my opinion, is just one great example of how generous ...
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Monsoon kicks into high gear today! TUCSON –  The monsoon ramps up this afternoon for all of Southern Arizona including Metro Tucson!  Today: Afternoon thunderstorms expected (50%). High: 103° Tonight: Storms die down, but a few showers possible (30%). Low: 78° Tomorrow: Isolate...
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McSally to hold office hours in Pima County TUCSON – Sen. Martha McSally’s staff is set to hold office hours throughout Pima County this week. The one-on-one meetings are for constituents and staff members to discuss any issues with a federal agency. Here is the schedule: MARANA Monday, July 2...
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Puerto Ricans gather for massive protest to expel governor SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Thousands of Puerto Rican flags fluttered in the morning breeze as demonstrators arrived from across the island Monday for what many expected to be one of the biggest protests ever seen in the U.S. territory, with irate i...
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The Latest: Governor says wildfire near Flagstaff has grown FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on a growing wildfire north of Flagstaff (all times local): 7:40 p.m. Gov. Doug Ducey says a wildfire north of Flagstaff has grown to nearly two-thirds of a square mile (400 acres or 1.6 square kilometers.) U.S. For...
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Congress, White House near deal on Treasury's borrowing authority: source U.S. congressional and White House negotiators are close to a deal to extend the U.S. Treasury Department's borrowing authority until July 31, 2021, a source close to the talks said on Monday....
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San Juan streets packed with protesters demanding Puerto Rico's governor resign Thousands of people poured into the streets of San Juan on Monday in protests aimed at forcing Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello to resign over offensive chat messages, the latest scandal to hit a bankrupt island struggling to recover from deadly...
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What to watch for at PFL 5 Defending champions Natan Schulte and Lance Palmer look to continue their runs to a repeat, but first they and the lightweight and featherweight divisions vie for playoff spots at PFL 5....
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16 MMA thoughts, including what Leon Edwards can do to gain steam Edwards notched his eighth straight win Saturday, but a title shot isn't likely. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on Edwards' next move, as well as what to expect from Monday's show....
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Beards, bunnies and Airbnb: What it's REALLY like to get traded From players and their families to travel directors, real estate agents and clubhouse attendants, here's how trade deadline swaps actually affect people's lives -- both on and off the field....
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Major questions: What's next for Tiger, Phil and the rest of golf Just how much can we expect from Tiger Woods? Has Phil Mickelson's major window closed? Who could be the next breakthrough winner? With the major season over, we answer all the pressing questions....
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Sashi Brown, JTIII join retooled Wiz front office The Wizards have announced that former Cleveland Browns executive Sashi Brown and former Georgetown hoops coach John Thompson III have joined the team's front office....
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GM unveils a radically new Corvette General Motors has unveiled the eighth generation of the Chevrolet Corvette. The model is, arguably, the biggest change for the Corvette since the sports car was first introduced in 1953....
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'RoboFire' Joins Rescue Efforts In Mumbai Blaze A robot has joined the rescue efforts to douse a massive blaze at the Mahamayatal Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) building in Bandra, news agency ANI reported on Monday....
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Eight Kids Among Nine Dead After Truck Collides With Van In Uttar Pradesh Nine people, including eight children, were killed and 15 others were injured when a pickup van collided with a mini truck in Uttar Pradesh's Hapur district, the police said today....
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Rahul Is And Will Remain Captain Of Congress: Ashok Gehlot Denying any leadership crisis in the Congress, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday said that Rahul Gandhi is still the captain of the party and will remain so in future....
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What Is RTI Amendment Bill And Why The Opposition Is Against It: 5 Points The Lok Sabha today passed a bill to amend the Right To Information (RTI) Act amid allegations from opposition parties that it was being diluted. The opposition -- which wants the amendment bill sent......
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Trump wants to meet with Chuck Schumer ‘ASAP’ to discuss senator’s border visit ​President Trump tweeted that he will meet with Sen. Chuck Schumer “ASAP” after the Senate minority leader called out the “inhumane” conditions he witnessed during a trip to the southern border last week. ​”Based on the ...
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Teens go missing, body found near truck in Canada just days after couple murdered Two teens have been reported missing in British Columbia — and a man’s dead body was found just over a mile from their burning truck — stirring “growing concerns” in a region where only days earlier, a young couple was found m...
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'Does it bother me? No it doesn’t' - Rakitic unmoved by transfer rumours "Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic accepts his days at the Nou Camp may be numbered, but for now he is concentrating on preparing for next season with the Spanish champions."...
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Stocks struggle, oil jumps on Middle East tensions European stocks lingered on Monday, hamstrung by dialled-down expectations for a larger U.S. rate cut this month, while escalating tensions in the Middle East boosted oil prices and rising fears for a no-deal Brexit haunted the pound....
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Halliburton profit beats on international demand for oilfield services Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit, as higher international demand for its oilfield services cushioned weakness in North America, its largest market....
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Huawei secretly helped North Korea build, maintain wireless network: Washington Post Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], the Chinese company put on a U.S. black list because of national security concerns, secretly helped North Korea build and maintain its commercial wireless network, the Washington Post reported on Monday, citing so...
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Equifax to pay up to $700 million in U.S. data breach settlement Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc will pay up to $700 million to settle U.S. federal and state probes into a massive 2017 data breach of personal information, authorities said on Monday....
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Wall Street opens higher in crucial earnings week U.S. stocks opened higher on Monday, led by technology stocks, as investors eyed fresh trade developments between the United States and China in a busy week of corporate earnings, which include reports from Facebook and Amazon....
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| One-stop clinics, a rare lifesaver for Zimbabwe's sick Blessing Chingwaru could barely walk without support when he arrived at the specialist Rutsanana clinic in Harare complaining of chest pains and fatigue....
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| DR Congo authorities ban Kinshasa rallies over tensions DR Congo authorities have banned political rallies this week in the capital Kinshasa because of tensions between supporters of President Felix Tshisekedi and those of former leader Joseph Kabila, police have said....
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| At least five dead in Somalia car bomb attack At least five people have been killed and several wounded when a car bomb was detonated outside a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu, a security officer and witnesses have said....
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Rachel Roddy’s recipe for courgette and ricotta fritters | A Kitchen in Rome A moreish antipasto that makes use of new-season courgettes fried in crisp batter – they’ll vanish as quickly as you can make themFor the sake of this column, it would have been convenient if Inspector Montalbano had eaten courgettes in some shape or...
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People just do nothing: is the Dutch concept of niksen the best way to relax? The stress-busting technique is increasingly popular. But, as one writer discovered, doing nothing is harder than it looksDoing nothing is exhausting: mindfulness involves keeping a running tally of every single passing thought and sensation, while t...
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Why childhood sweethearts no longer measure up – and six other ways dating has changed A new study has found that online dating is now the dominant way heterosexual people find romantic partners. What else can we learn?For future generations, the question: “How did you and Grandad meet?”, will be answered with: “Tinder, obviously.” Wit...
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China signs secret deal to station troops at Cambodia naval base Wall Street Journal says US officials have seen written pact but Cambodian prime minister denies reportsChina has signed a secret deal to allow its military troops to be stationed at a naval base in Cambodia, according to reports.The Wall Street Jour...
16:00, 07/22/2019

Three former PMs tell Boris Johnson no-deal Brexit unacceptable - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 2.39pm BST This is from Conor Burns, a Tory MP supporting Boris Johnson’s leadership campaign.How come the PM doesn't refer to him as Deputy Foreign Secretary?! 2.31pm BST This is fr...
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Boris Johnson: 'can-do spirit' can solve problem of Irish border Favourite to be PM compares Brexit to mission to put astronauts on moon in 1969Boris Johnson has put his faith in optimism to find technological solutions to prevent a hard Irish border if he becomes prime minister, as the DUP impressed on him the ne...
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French submarine found 50 years after disappearance La Minerve, which vanished in 1968 with 52 sailors on board, discovered off ToulonThe French navy has located one of its submarines that disappeared more than 50 years ago with 52 crew on board.La Minerve was discovered on the seabed in the Mediterra...
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Iran claims to have arrested 17 CIA spies Tehran says some of the Iranians allegedly spying for US have been sentenced to deathSeventeen Iranian nationals allegedly recruited by the CIA to spy on Iran’s nuclear and military sites have been arrested, Tehran said on Monday, adding that some of...
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Equifax to pay $700m over breach that exposed data of 150m people Credit agency exposed social security numbers and other dataSettlement to provide up to $425m in relief to consumersEquifax will pay up to $700m to settle with the US and states over a 2017 data breach that exposed social security numbers and other p...
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US briefing: Mueller testimony, Iran tanker crisis and Puerto Rico Monday’s top story: House committee chairman says Mueller has evidence of Trump’s ‘high crimes and misdemeanours’. Plus, Why leftist groups are taking up armsSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with tod...
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Former Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau dies aged 99 Morgenthau spent more than 30 years jailing criminals, from mob kingpins and drug-dealing killers to a tax-dodging Harvard deanFormer Manhattan district attorney Robert Morgenthau, who spent more than three decades jailing criminals from mob kingpins...
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Kirill Serebrennikov, director detained in Moscow: 'Complexity is resistance' Once the toast of Russia’s avant garde, Serebennikov now faces a 10-year jail sentence. As his powerful, sexually charged play Outside is staged in Avignon, he vows he won’t be silencedOn the stage of a small theatre outside Avignon, a man paces arou...
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America's red scare is back. And it's racially tinged | Kate Aronoff Condemnation of Democratic congresswomen is xenophobic, dangerous, and flat-out falseThe Republican party has come out swinging against socialism – a strategy sure to be a mainstay of its 2020 campaigns. “Our opposition to our socialist colleagues,” ...
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How we met: ‘He had a reputation for playing the field. He sounded really dodgy’ Amanda Woodard, 56, is a journalist and Clive Hopkins, 60, is a screenwriter and teacher. They have been together for 23 years and live in SydneyAmanda and Clive had been hearing about each other for about 10 years before they met. “We had mutual fri...
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Seagull carries away dog from garden in Devon Owner appeals for information after Gizmo the chihuahua was taken from house in PaigntonA dog owner has asked for help to be reunited with her miniature chihuahua after a seagull took it from a garden in Devon.Becca Hill, 24, from Paignton, has appea...
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Illinois Republican group removes Facebook post calling congresswomen the ‘Jihad Squad’ Republican County Chairman’s Association president condemned what he called an ‘unauthorized’ post and apologizedAn Illinois Republican group has apologized and removed from its Facebook page a post that showed images of four Democratic congresswomen...
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Puerto Rico protesters to block highway as governor remains defiant Mass demonstrations in the US island territory enter their ninth day demanding the resignation of Ricardo RossellóPuerto Rico is braced for more massive protests as the US territory’s governor, Ricardo Rosselló, clings to power despite resigning as p...
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'It's a crisis': Facebook kitchen staff work multiple jobs to get by Workers have spent months negotiating with the food services contractor employed by Facebook over wages and hoursNate Percastre makes $23 an hour working as a line cook at the cafeteria of Facebook’s San Francisco office, a job he loves and looks for...
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US 'not ready' to stop 2020 meddling, says House intelligence chair – live Adam Schiff says tech companies and government unpreparedRepublicans promise tough questions in Mueller testimonySign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.08pm BST Hello and welcome to the Guardian US politics liveblog.Democrat Adam Sch...
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UK must look after its own ships in the Gulf, says Pompeo US secretary of state’s comment reflects tensions with UK over Iran nuclear dealThe UK must be responsible for the safety of its own ships in the Gulf, the US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has said.His remarks reflect unresolved tensions between B...
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India has launched an ambitious mission to the Moon Enlarge / India's GSLV Mark III rocket is seen on the launch pad with its lunar payload. (credit: ISRO) On Monday, an Indian rocket launched a spacecraft bound for the Moon from Sriharikota, a barrier island off the Bay of Bengal coast. This Chandr...
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Democratic candidate Warren sees U.S. economic downturn; urges quick steps Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday warned of "serious" signs that the U.S. economy could skid into a downturn either this year or next, as she proposed a series of steps to minimize the risk....
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Dockless bikes dumped: Firms told to help retrieve them from canals A charity says it is spending "time and effort" removing dockless bikes from canals around Britain - partly because some of the firms hiring them out do nothing to help....
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India launches rocket to far side of moon - just days after aborted take-off India's space agency has launched an unmanned spacecraft to the far side of the moon just a week after aborting the mission due to a technical problem....
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CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise as oil prices gain Canada's main stock index futures rose on Monday, as oil prices gained on concerns of possible supply disruptions in the Gulf region following Iran's seizure of a British tanker last week....
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UPDATE 2-Halliburton profit beats on international demand for oilfield services Halliburton Co on Monday beat analysts' estimates for second-quarter profit, as higher international demand for its oilfield services cushioned weakness in North America, its largest market....
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RPT-COLUMN-Rio Tinto's Mongolia copper problems highlight frontier country risks: Russell Looking for a long-term bullish signal for copper? Then look no further than Rio Tinto's struggles with the Oyu Tolgoi mine and expansion project in Mongolia....
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SNC-Lavalin expects lower results in 2019, withdraws outlook Construction and engineering firm SNC-Lavalin Group Inc on Monday withdrew its forecast for 2019 and said it expected significantly lower results, as it plans to explore options for its resources unit and exit contracts in which a fixed price is agre...
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UPDATE 2-India govt wants antitrust review of Big Four accountants -source The Indian government wants the country's antitrust body to assess whether the so-called "Big Four" auditing firms and their affiliates are hurting competition in any manner, a senior government official told reporters....
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Huawei secretly helped North Korea build, maintain wireless network -Washington Post Huawei Technologies Co Ltd , the Chinese company put on a U.S. black list because of national security concerns, secretly helped North Korea build and maintain its commercial wireless network, the Washington Post reported on Monday, citing sources an...
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UPDATE 1-SNC-Lavalin withdraws 2019 forecast, plans to sell resources unit Struggling construction and engineering firm SNC-Lavalin Group Inc on Monday withdrew its forecast for 2019, citing significantly lower results as it considers options for its resources unit and exits fixed-price contracts....
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Microsoft to invest $1 billion in OpenAI Microsoft Corp said on Monday it was investing $1 billion in San Francisco-based OpenAI and that the two had formed a multi-year partnership to develop artificial intelligence supercomputing technologies on Microsoft's Azure cloud computing service....
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Grupo Mexico says Navy found no environmental damage after sulfuric acid spill Mexican mining and transport firm Grupo Mexico said on Monday that Mexico's Navy Ministry reported it did not find environmental damage from the company's sulfuric acid spill at its Guaymas facility on the Gulf of California....
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MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf tensions weigh on Saudi market, Abu Dhabi extends winning streak Saudi Arabia's stock market dropped on Monday as banks and petrochemical shares weighed on the index against a backdrop of political tensions in the region, while Dubai and Abu Dhabi bourses rose sharply on gain...
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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall Street opens higher in crucial earnings week U.S. stocks opened higher on Monday, led by technology stocks, as investors eyed fresh trade developments between the United States and China in a busy week of corporate earnings, which include reports from Facebook and Amazon....
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