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Ancient tribes of Scotland learned to write after contact with Romans

The Picts lived in what is now Scotland 1700 to 1100 years ago – and new evidence suggests the enigmatic carvings they left behind are Roman-inspired writing...

Ancient tribes of Scotland learned to write after contact with Romans

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Study says ancient Romans may have built “invisibility cloaks” into structures Enlarge / The Roman Colosseum is an oval amphitheatre in the center of the city of Rome. French scientists suggest its structure might have helped protect it from earthquake damage. (credit: Alex Livesey/Danehouse/Getty Images)) Scientists are hard...
21:00, 05/03/2019

Romans Had Ancient Tech for Creating Seismic Invisibility Cloak Around Monuments A team of civil engineers in France have revealed that the Romans had ancient technology for building structures that acted like modern-day electromagnetic cloaking devices. The pattern of foundations in some major Roman monuments, like the Colosseum...
02:00, 05/05/2019

Ancient Romans used molten iron to repair streets before Vesuvius erupted Ancient workers used molten iron to repair Pompeii's streets before the historic and devastating eruption of Mount Vesuvius in A.D. 79, a team of archaeologists has discovered....
22:51, 05/15/2019

Complex stone tools in China may re-write our species' ancient history A cache of sophisticated stone tools from a cave in China date back 170,000 years – perhaps a sign that our species arrived in East Asia earlier than we thought...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Ancient skeleton of ‘brutally murdered’ man in Scotland may be a royal An ancient Scot who was subjected to a gruesome death 1,400 years ago might have actually been a royal, according to new research. The Pictish man with a smashed skull was found in a Scottish cave a few years ago but recent analysis has given more cl...
00:00, 07/24/2019

Ancient asteroid crater located off coast of Scotland Space object about a mile wide believed to have crashed into Earth around 1.2bn years agoThe location of an ancient impact crater made by the biggest asteroid ever to hit Britain has been traced to a spot under the sea between mainland Scotland and t...
03:34, 06/10/2019

Ancient asteroid crater found off the coast of Scotland The spot where an ancient asteroid hit the United Kingdom some 1.2 billion years ago has been tracked to a location under the sea between mainland Scotland and the Western Isles. ...
04:17, 06/11/2019

Ancient fossil offers clues as to when mammals learned how to eat We humans tend to take our ability to chew and swallow for granted, but as mammals we actually have a pretty complicated system of bones and muscles helping us tackle our pizza slices and steaks. Determining when mammals developed their unique style ...
21:00, 07/21/2019

Have the Ancient Origins of Scotland’s Loch Ness Monster Been Identified on Film? A Scottish filmmaker has published evidence of the “true nature and origins" of the 1450-year-old mystery of the Loch Ness Monster, which he discovered within a mysterious 7th century text. ...
23:51, 07/07/2019

England vs. Scotland: 'Even if it's the weather we want to beat Scotland' On Sunday, old enemies will go head-to-head as England take on Scotland at the Women's World Cup, continuing a rivalry that is like no other in sport. Neighbors and fierce foes, this is a World Cup opener neither team will want to lose....
08:51, 06/09/2019

What did the Romans do for the Vikings? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWhat did the Romans do for the Vikings?Lesley Richmond, Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries and Gallowa...
18:00, 05/01/2019

Romans critical of Spanish Steps sitting ban Citizens of Rome took to social media to accuse the city of having the wrong priorities. "The Eternal City" has been dealing with the damage, litter, and congestion caused by overtourism for years....
04:17, 08/08/2019

Romans in Pompeii Repaired the Roads with Molten Iron The buried city of Pompeii continues to provide many insights into Roman society, economy, and culture. The ash and pumice, that fell on Pompeii from Mount Vesuvius, froze the city in time. A recent study of its road system, however, has provided ano...
18:00, 05/17/2019

Boudicca: The Celtic Queen Who Unleashed Fury on the Romans Boudicca’s name has been remembered through history as the courageous warrior queen who fought for freedom from oppression, for herself, and all the Celtic tribes of Britain. ...
22:34, 06/17/2019

Xanten Archaeological Park – Step Back and Experience the Romans Open-air archaeological parks or museums are increasingly popular as they bring the past to life.  ...
07:51, 07/21/2019

Rome codifies edicts aimed at messy tourists, rude Romans ROME (AP) — Tired of ad hoc bans on ill behavior by tourists, Rome has converted its temporary crackdowns into one big law. The city announced Friday that the city council had a day earlier approved the all-encompassing law. Most bans, like frolickin...
18:34, 06/07/2019

Meet The New Beauty Tribes The advent of digital media has changed beauty forever: it's made stars out of everyday people, put the spotlight on those behind the scenes and turned enthusiastic punters into bona fide influencers....
15:00, 05/02/2019

400+ Indigenous Tribes Under Threat as Amazon Burns The fires blazing across the Amazon rainforest in Brazil are devastating. They’re making international headlines and sparking sadness and outrage across the globe as people worry about how the planet’s “lungs” are taking a backseat to economic intere...
18:17, 08/25/2019

Majestic portraits of the world's remotest tribes In 2013, the British photographer Jimmy Nelson published his first monograph, a 400-page photo book titled "Before They Pass Away." His subjects were shot in some of the world's most remote wildernesses, showing us, in monumental fashion, the lives a...
12:17, 05/02/2019

Leavers v remainers: how Britain’s tribes compare Survey reveals surprising consensus – but big divisions exist over identity, culture and genderWhatever happens with Brexit, the EU referendum has spawned two political tribes. The identities “leaver” and “remainer” cut across traditional party divid...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Amazon Fires Unite Enemy Tribes Against Bolsonaro The Amazon fires are uniting rival indigenous cultures against Jair Bolsonaro’s administration in Brazil. ...
22:00, 09/05/2019

TV tribes: the style mantras of your 4 favourite TV shows, decoded From Eleven's makeover in Stranger Things, to Big Little Lies blow-dries and Love Island's look-but-don't splash Lycra, summer TV is all about the aesthetic...
23:51, 07/12/2019

Tribes, environmentalists battle copper mine in Arizona SONOITA, Ariz. (AP) — Native American tribes and environmental groups are fighting to stop a Canadian firm from opening a copper mine in southeastern Arizona, arguing it could desecrate sacred, ancestral lands and pollute the air and water. Opponents...
18:17, 05/19/2019

Scheduled Tribes Commission To Visit UP To Probe Death Of Tribals An investigation team of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) will Monday visit Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra district where 10 tribal farmers were killed allegedly over a land dispute....
21:34, 07/19/2019

Trump administration wants tribes’ Keystone XL pipeline lawsuit dismissed An existing TC Energy pipeline, also called Keystone, had a spill last year that released almost 10,000 barrels (407,000 gallons) of oil near Amherst, South Dakota....
21:34, 09/10/2019

Mattis Says U.S. Is Dividing Into ‘Hostile Tribes’ and Defends Importance of Allies In an op-ed, Jim Mattis, the former defense secretary, delivered a harsher rebuke to the president’s leadership style than what he initially penned in his resignation letter....
22:17, 08/28/2019

As fires ravage the Amazon, indigenous tribes pray for protection As thousands of fires ravage the Amazon, the world's largest rainforest, some indigenous tribes are turning to prayer in a bid to halt the destruction and protect their environment for future generations....
10:34, 09/02/2019

Interior secretary, tribes meet amid drilling fight CHACO CANYON NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK, N.M. (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt has met with tribal leaders who are supporting legislation to prevent drilling on land they consider sacred around Chaco Culture National Historical Park. The ...
04:00, 05/29/2019

Brazil's indigenous tribes protest Bolsonaro assimilation plan Thousands of people representing the more than 300 tribes native to Brazil marched to government offices in Brasilia on Friday to protest the policies of right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro that threaten their reservation lands....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Democrat Buttigieg unveils healthcare plan for rural Americans, tribes Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg unveiled a healthcare plan on Friday to provide coverage to all rural Americans and Native American tribes, where mortality and illness rates are higher than in U.S. cities....
19:34, 08/09/2019

'He wants to destroy us': Bolsonaro poses gravest threat in decades, Amazon tribes say Indigenous leaders who say Brazil’s new president is trying to force them from their lands are braced for a new era of ruinAs a blood-orange sunset drifted towards the forest canopy, Raimundo Kanamari sat on the riverbank and pondered the future of h...
10:51, 07/26/2019

Elizabeth Warren's Latest Plan Tackles U.S. Injustices Against Tribes and Their Lands Elizabeth Warren is a woman of many plans, but on Friday the United States senator and Democratic presidential candidate released one of her most detailed ones yet. The plan focuses on what she would do as president to uplift indigenous people and tr...
11:17, 08/17/2019

Amazon fires: the tribes fighting to save their dying rainforest – video Indigenous people in Brazil have vowed to protect their land as large swathes of the Amazon forest continue to burn. The largest rainforest in the world absorbs billions of tonnes of CO2 every year, slowing the pace of global heating. It is also home...
16:51, 08/23/2019

Brazil: fears for isolated Amazon tribes as fires erupt on protected reserves Blazes seen on Araribóia reserve, home to Awá peopleCampaigners say indigenous territories easy targets for loggers Fires have been reported in protected indigenous reserves of the Brazilian Amazon, raising fears that loggers and land grabbers have t...
21:51, 08/29/2019

Defender of Brazil’s Indigenous Tribes Murdered ‘Execution-Style’ in Amazon Town Maxciel Pereira dos Santos, a veteran defender of Brazil’s indigenous people, has reportedly been shot dead in a remote Amazon town while riding his motorcycle.Read more......
04:51, 09/13/2019

Payal Tadvi Suicide: Scheduled Tribes Body To Meet Maharashtra Government A five-member team of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) is in Mumbai to meet top government officials and the management of the BYL Nair Hospital regarding the Payal Tadvi suicide......
13:00, 06/06/2019

Sudanese tribes sign peace deal after deadly clashes in Port Sudan Representatives of the Beni Amer and Nuba tribes in Sudan's Red Sea state signed a reconciliation deal on Sunday under pressure from the country's most prominent military commander after clashes that triggered a state of emergency and left at least 1...
20:51, 09/08/2019

How to Write in Cursive I type all day. I swipe and tap on my phone. I scribble notes to myself on paper. I’m happy with my mostly-digital life. But every now and then I’ll get a handwritten note—from an old lady, usually—and I find myself wishing I practiced cursive more o...
21:17, 06/12/2019

Can AI actually write poetry? Will machine learning ever be able to recreate the creative impulse? Trying to speculate how advanced AI will become can be quite the rabbit hole, but in the meantime there's a poetry-writing AI having a good go.The project, entitled '...
14:51, 05/02/2019

Listen to Our Playlist While You Write Writing is 1% writing, 1% staring into space, and 98% doing little errands to “prepare” for writing. My favorite method of not writing is to compose a very specific playlist to “soundtrack” the thing that I’m writing. If you go hunting for the right ...
20:51, 05/15/2019

How to Write a Professional Twitter Bio Should your Twitter account reflect your personal life, or your professional expertise? Arguably, the answer is “both”—but it isn’t always easy to figure out how to balance the two identities....
21:00, 06/18/2019

Write More Thank-You Notes to Colleagues You Appreciate Professional communication includes a lot of thanks. It’s a go-to closing for emails, even those that don’t require action from the recipient. But when’s the last time you sat down outside of that 37-message-long email thread and wrote a thank you no...
08:17, 09/05/2019

They'll Let Pretty Much Anyone Write a Book, Huh How would you feel if I told you that Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the latest in a long, ignoble line of liars to vacate the role of Trump press secretary, is going to work on a book? Would you be shocked? Excited? Utterly devoid of any feeling whatsoever...
17:34, 07/01/2019

I can’t write about a world without rape – because I don’t live in one Women read and write crime fiction as a way to understand real experience. I was raped – and being told by the Staunch prize that books like mine are preventing justice is outrageousThat rape cases are hard to prosecute is no shocker, but the claim t...
19:17, 07/05/2019

Did Jane Austen write the first seaside novel? The author visited the new resorts of Lyme Regis and Sidmouth, and is rumoured to have had a holiday romance. Did she also create a new genre with Sanditon, her strange final work?Sanditon, abandoned unfinished in March 1817, four months before Jane ...
20:34, 07/22/2019

Coty to restructure, write down $3 bln of assets Coty Inc on Monday announced a sweeping overhaul of its operations and said it would write down about $3 billion of its intangible assets as it looks to turn around its business following challenges in integrating brands acquired from Procter & Gambl...
15:34, 07/01/2019

How to Write a Great Cover Letter A few weeks ago a close friend of mine posted a job on Facebook that was available in her office that just happened to be a perfect match for a different friend of mine that’s looking for a new job. I passed the info along to friend number two and co...
11:34, 07/01/2019

Write Your Kid a Letter Every Year on Their Birthday When my son turned one year old, I sat down to write him a letter. I wanted to talk to him, to tell him how monumentally he had grown over the past year. I wanted to remember how his newborn legs were so skinny, I could wrap my thumb and pinky finger...
21:34, 07/18/2019

Harlan Coben: 'I cry a lot when I write – I need to cry more when I’m reading' The thriller author on the book that explains why writers are ‘plain nuts’, and the William Goldman novel that started him on his career pathThe book I am currently readingTwo at the moment: The Wych Elm by the great Irish crime writer Tana French: l...
17:34, 06/14/2019

MPs write to Facebook over contradictory evidence MPs have written to Facebook after a legal filing by the US government suggested the company may have misled parliament about the Cambridge Analytica scandal....
20:17, 08/01/2019

How to Write a Glassdoor Job Review Without Giving Yourself Away There are some jobs you just want to warn others about. Maybe you had a boss that micromanaged your every move, or your pay remained embarrassingly low despite your stellar work ethic. For any number of reasons, you may feel compelled to write a revi...
19:34, 07/23/2019

How do you write a play about the climate crisis? As part of a new initiative, playwright Bess Wohl was tasked with writing a play about climate crisis, a daunting proposition that’s morphed into the off-Broadway drama ContinuityTime. Comedic timing. The freezing of time. How much time humanity has ...
10:00, 05/24/2019

Kennedys write pro-vaccine op-ed to counter RFK Jr.'s advocacy The debate over vaccines has driven a wedge through the Kennedys, with several prominent family members writing an op-ed blasting Robert Kennedy Jr. for his anti-vaccination views....
04:17, 05/09/2019

Jia Tolentino: ‘I like to write about instincts that are in some way good and in some way dangerous' Hailed as the Joan Didion of our times – informed, funny and fearless – the New Yorker’s Jia Tolentino is making sense of the world one essay at a timeUntil recently, one of New Yorker staff writer Jia Tolentino’s best-kept secrets was that she spent...
02:51, 08/13/2019

Here, My Friends, Is How You Write a Truly Nuclear False Equivalence If I were to ask you: “Who are ‘the new birthers?’” What might you say? I bet you cannot guess what the actual, published answer to this question is!!!!...
23:18, 08/13/2019

Write Notes on Your Kid's Back-To-School Pencils When my son started kindergarten a few years ago, I vowed to myself to draw a cute little picture on his foil-wrapped sandwich every day. Just a little something to remind him of home, to let him know I was thinking of him, to make him smile or feel ...
05:17, 07/31/2019

Here's a language bot just doing its best to write filthy erotica for humans Robots, despite our best efforts, are still not all that hot. Far from the science-fiction fantasies of artificial beings nearly indistinguishable from humans, 21st century AI mostly consists of off-kilter video game smut designed as jokes and the co...
19:00, 09/03/2019

Kennedys write pro-vaccine op-ed to counter RFK's advocacy The debate over vaccines has driven a wedge through the Kennedys, with several prominent family members writing an op-ed blasting Robert Kennedy Jr. for his anti-vaccination views....
01:00, 05/09/2019

Twitter rebuilds website for ‘write once, run everywhere’ philosophy Twitter today began rolling out a new version of Twitter.com, which impacts the front end and the back end, and has been years in the making.Read More...
22:51, 07/15/2019

Will No-Confidence Vote Write Brexit’s Next Chapter?  The nation that gave the world parliamentary democracy is poised to test the system’s safety valve: A vote to oust the government from office. With Britain due to leave the European Union on Oct. 31, and Prime Minister Boris Johnson vowing to go thro...
22:51, 08/07/2019

SoftBank may need to write down its stake in WeWork, Bernstein says SoftBank could be forced to write down its multibillion-dollar investment in WeWork if the company fetches an IPO valuation below $25 billion, analysts at Bernstein said....
02:51, 09/11/2019

How To Securely Contact Jalopnik Jalopnik regularly hears from sterling readers and, on occasion, tipsters by way of tips@jalopnik.com. But perhaps you know something that you want to share with us, but don’t feel comfortable contacting us by way of traditional email. Here’s a few w...
01:51, 08/17/2019

CP3 fined $35K but not suspended for ref contact Rockets guard Chris Paul has been fined $35,000 for "aggressively confronting and recklessly making contact with a game official" during Sunday's Game 1 loss to the Warriors, the NBA announced....
04:34, 04/30/2019

Make Eye Contact With Drivers So They Won't Run You Over The Lifehacker staff works out of Times Square in New York, which means we’re constantly under the threat of being hit by a passing car. Just today, an SUV nearly ran me over, even though it had a red light....
10:00, 06/01/2019

Lawyers Write To Chief Justice Over VK Tahilramani's Transfer Madras High Court lawyers have written a letter to Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Ranjan Gogoi urging him to reconsider transfer of Justice Vijaya Tahilramani to Meghalaya High Court and said that......
03:51, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 2-Mexican president to propose end to tax write-offs Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday that he will propose a constitutional change to Congress to eliminate tax write-offs, as he attempts to strengthen the country's finances without imposing new taxes....
19:17, 07/30/2019

Barry Manilow Just Wanted to Write the Songs. He’s Still Singing Them. Performing, in this case on Broadway, is a big chunk of the 76-year-old musician’s life, but he finds it torture. (Not that anyone would be able to tell.)...
01:17, 08/06/2019

Longtime Hearst CEO scores deal to write memoir A taciturn 86-year-old man seen as the bridge between the world of Hearst founder William Randolph Hearst and the modern multi-media giant it is today has a memoir slated to hit this fall from Simon & Schuster. “Leave Something on the Table: And Othe...
16:51, 06/18/2019

The New York Times doesn’t write headlines anymore – the mob does The editor of the New York Times said an interesting thing the other day: He doesn’t do the front page. “I don’t lay out the page. I don’t pick the front-page stories,” Dean Baquet, lead editor of the paper, told the Columbia Journalism Review after ...
00:51, 08/08/2019

'Of excellent content': Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump still write to each other North Korean leader promises to ‘seriously contemplate the interesting content’ of letter from US penpal who recently received a ‘beautiful’ noteThe North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, has received a personal letter from Donald Trump and will put serio...
07:51, 06/23/2019

Malaysian PM to write to Indonesia's leader as row over haze flares Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad is writing to Indonesia's leader to raise his concern about cross-border haze, Malaysia's environment minister said on Thursday, as a row over smoke from forest fires simmers....
15:51, 09/12/2019

David Nicholls: ‘Could I write a book that had no love story? I don’t know if I’d want to’ One Day made his name – and the nation cry. Now Nicholls is back with Sweet Sorrow, set over the summer of 1997. He talks about his Bafta win and why he’ll never tire of romanceWith the neat timing of one his books, David Nicholls’s new novel Sweet S...
16:34, 07/08/2019

Women's World Cup: US re-write the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americans, who clocked up the biggest margin of victory in World Cup history....
00:34, 06/12/2019

You Can Write Your Grocery List On the Front of This $99 Mini Fridge We’re deep in the heart of mini fridge season at the moment, and if you still haven’t picked one up for your back-to-school needs, this $99 model is one of the coolest we’ve seen....
22:17, 08/23/2019

Battle Pits Native American Tribes Against White Couple Over Adoption of Native Child in Case With Potential Affirmative Action Implications In a case that may have implications for race-based affirmative action and other similar remedies offered to address centuries of racial discrimination in this nation, Native American tribes have banded together against a white couple over who should...
06:51, 06/06/2019

Babies who use eye contact more likely to build up vocabulary Researchers looked at 12-month-olds’ vocalisations, gestures and gazes, and at how caregivers responded Babies who frequently communicate with their caregivers using eye contact and vocalisations at the age of one are more likely to develop greater l...
09:34, 09/12/2019

A flaw in iOS 13 can expose your contact details A flaw in iOS 13, the new iPhone operating system Apple released Thursday, exposes contact details stored in iPhones without requiring a passcode or biometric identification. And Apple has known about the flaw since July, a person who reported the bu...
15:34, 09/20/2019

Discover the right contact lenses for you with Specsavers Whether you're thinking about trying contact lenses or have used them before but failed to be won over, Specsavers​ can help set you on the right track...
23:34, 06/18/2019

Area Man Craves Human Contact Scott Adams, creator of the workplace “humor” comic Dilbert, has many things: money, fame, an unwavering faith in President Trump, and perhaps most importantly, a big dumb castle shaped like his iconic character’s big dumb face....
04:34, 06/01/2019

iOS 13 introduces eye contact simulation to FaceTime Video calls have made long-distance communication a much more intimate experience, but there has been an issue from the get-go when it came to realistic eye contact between participants. Since you're looking at the other person's face on the screen, ...
15:51, 07/03/2019

Cyber insurance is worth the hype — if you let hackers write your policy I read Rami Sass’ recent piece here on Podium about how cyber insurance is overhyped. While he raised great questions about the current pricing models and fear-driven tactics used to sell coverage, I wanted to share a different perspective and addres...
07:34, 05/09/2019

Priyadarshini Mattoo's Killer Gets 3-Week Parole To Write Law Exam The Delhi High Court on Tuesday granted three-week parole to Santosh Kumar Singh, who is serving life term for the 1996 rape and murder of law student Priyadarshini Mattoo, to write his LLM......
13:00, 05/14/2019

Trump Admits to Massive Tax Write Offs, Calling It ‘Sport’ (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday acknowledged taking massive tax write offs for real estate losses topping $1 billion from the mid-1980s to mid-1990s, calling it “sport” among developers like himself during that pe...
18:00, 05/08/2019

Here’s how you punch Keanu Reeves in the face, and then write a song about it In Netflix's 'Always Be My Baby,' Randall Park's Marcus punches the real Keanu Reeves in the face, and then performs an amazing song about it.        ...
08:17, 06/01/2019

Hillary and Chelsea Clinton co-write The Book of Gutsy Women Their book profiles more than 100 path-breaking women down the centuries, from a 17th-century radical nun to Greta ThunbergHillary Clinton is set to publish a new book about the women who have inspired her, from Mary Beard to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie...
16:51, 08/06/2019

Nonfiction: The True-Crime Story That Harper Lee Tried and Failed to Write In “Furious Hours,” Casey Cep investigates the Alabama murder case that was to have been the focus of Lee’s second book — as well as the famously reclusive writer herself, plumbing the mystery of her 50-year silence....
19:17, 05/06/2019

"Serious Threat": Rebel Karnataka Lawmakers Write To Mumbai Police Again Fourteen Karnataka rebel lawmakers, who are staying at a hotel in Mumbai after resigning from the state assembly last week, have written to the Mumbai Police to seek protection from senior Congress......
04:34, 07/15/2019

Female directors hope to write a new script for Oscar season As Hollywood’s awards season is kicking off at the Toronto International Film Festival, some hope out this year’s Oscar race plays out differently for female filmmakers...
01:17, 09/07/2019

The Atlantic editor seems to suggest only white men can write long stories Jeffrey Goldberg later clarified his comment, saying white men ‘dominate’ cover stories ‘because they’ve had all the opportunities’The editor-in-chief of the Atlantic, the prestigious, semi-liberal US literary journal, has come under fire for appeari...
23:51, 06/06/2019

The Little-Known Story of Harper Lee’s Failed Attempt to Write a True Crime Novel One of the great mysteries in American literary history is what happened to Nelle Harper Lee after July 11, 1960, when To Kill a Mockingbird was published. While her novel sold millions of copies, Atticus became a household name and Gregory Peck coll...
13:51, 05/09/2019

Don't Wear Contact Lenses While Showering or Swimming Contact lens technology has improved drastically since the days when your only option was putting hard plastic chips on your eyeball. But even with all the optical advancements, there are still some activities doctors recommend that you avoid while w...
22:17, 08/23/2019

Report: Detective’s contact with USA Gymnastics not a breach INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An internal Indianapolis police investigation has determined that a detective didn’t violate department policies by working with USA Gymnastics’ former chief executive to deflect criticism of the organization’s c...
21:51, 05/24/2019

Learn the steps for turning a contact into a client for just $35 Creating those relationships is more than simple glad-handing. And, it’s more than a command of stats and bullet points. You’ll get the full overview of exactly what it takes to build and maintain a healthy client base for a thriving business with th...
18:00, 08/20/2019

Opioid treatment may reduce contact with law enforcement (Reuters Health) - Opioid users who get treatment for their drug dependency are less likely to have police encounters or to be charged with crimes, an Australian study suggests....
21:00, 07/12/2019

Lillard: 'Lot of contact' by Iguodala on final play Damian Lillard said he felt there was "a lot of contact" when Andre Iguodala stripped him in the final seconds, but he said, "Obviously, the ref is not going to decide the game or jump in at that point."...
08:34, 05/17/2019

Verstappen keeps Austria F1 win after Leclerc contact investigation Max Verstappen has kept his Austrian Grand Prix victory after stewards decided no further action was necessary over his contact with Ferrari Formula 1 driver Charles Leclerc...
21:34, 06/30/2019

The Latest: Operator says it lost contact with oil tanker The operator of oil tanker Stena Impero says it is unable to contact the ship after it was approached by unidentified vessels and a helicopter in the Strait of Hormuz...
21:00, 07/19/2019

India loses contact with lunar spacecraft India's space agency has lost contact with the Chandrayaan-2 lunar lander, just as the probe was due to touch down on the moon. It is currently unclear if the mission has failed....
01:51, 09/07/2019

Venezuela's Maduro says there has been contact with U.S. officials 'for months' Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday he had authorized contact with the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump "for months," in an effort to repair relations with Washington....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Dutch minister: I did not have contact with Uber on tax plan The top Dutch tax politician has denied meeting representatives of Uber Technologies, in answer to questions from parliament about why the company has been allowed to claim a provisional $6.1 billion tax write-off in the Netherlands....
04:51, 09/03/2019

Germany: Israeli ambassador shuns contact with far-right AfD The Israeli ambassador to Germany says he is avoiding any contact with the far-right Alternative for Germany party because their leaders have said things that are “highly insulting for Jews, for Israel and for the entire issue of the Holocaust.”...
12:17, 05/12/2019

Neoliberal pundits want to write-off Bernie Sanders, again. That's no surprise | Kate Aronoff The same media outlets that failed to predict Trump are pushing their status quo-friendly narrative on the Democratic raceBernie Sanders’s presidential campaign is collapsing. Or at least that’s what a passing glimpse at the country’s leading nationa...
12:17, 07/10/2019

Give me a break! How to write the perfect out-of-office email | Arwa Mahdawi If, like me, you want some uninterrupted time off, writing an effective message is essential. Here are a few strategies to tryIt’s summer-holiday season – which means it’s out-of-office (OOO) email season. Chances are your inbox is already filling up...
14:17, 07/03/2019

'I longed for the moment you would write': the gulag penpals whose love lasted 60 years Vladimir was sentenced to 10 years’ hard labour. Ivanna was Prisoner 108, and his secret correspondent. She looks back on a love affair with a man she never metIn 1953, a young Ivanna Maszczak trudged through the Siberian labour camp in which she was...
16:34, 09/07/2019

"Gross Abuse Of Power": Lawmakers Write To PM Against Indira Jaising Raid Over 20 members of parliament on Thursday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, protesting the Central Bureau Investigation's (CBI) raids against senior lawyer Indira Jaising and her husband Anand......
17:34, 07/11/2019

The Great British car insurance write-off scandal: BBC investigation echoes our findings Features 7 May, 2019 Undercover BBC investigation finds written-off cars are being repaired and sold to unsuspecting motorists after passing their history checks...
21:17, 05/07/2019

Dixons Carphone posts annual loss after mobile business write-down Dixons Carphone has reported a pre-tax statutory loss of £259 million for the past 12 months, largely thanks to a write-down in the value of its mobile business last December.Carphone Warehouse is the UK’s largest mobile phone retailer, b...
13:17, 06/20/2019

Judge orders men who lied about being vets to write names of everyone killed overseas Along with jail time, a Montana judge sentenced two men who lied about being vets to do some homework — and eat some humble pie. Cascade County District Judge Greg Pinski ordered the men to handwrite the names of all 6,756 Americans killed in Iraq an...
05:17, 08/28/2019

Gowdy: 'Saint James' Comey thinks he 'gets to write the moral script' Former Rep. Trey Gowdy reacted Friday to former FBI Director James Comey's appearance at a CNN town hall this week, saying that Comey believes he always "gets to write the moral script."...
21:00, 05/11/2019

Stroll "quite upset" with Vettel over early Italian GP contact Racing Point Formula 1 driver Lance Stroll says he was "quite upset" over Sebastian Vettel sending him into a spin after rejoining the track rashly during the Italian Grand Prix...
21:34, 09/08/2019

FaceTime feature in iOS 13 feigns eye contact during video calls Enlarge / The cameras on iPhones are getting (selectively) smarter. (credit: Samuel Axon) Apple introduced several of the headlining features of its upcoming iOS 13 during WWDC, but people playing with the closed beta version have uncovered some ad...
08:17, 07/04/2019

What ISRO Chief Said After Loss Of Contact With Chandrayaan Lander 1.55 am on Saturday came and went. Amid a stunned silence at the ISRO mission control room, India's top space scientist K Sivan first briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and then made the grim......
06:34, 09/07/2019

Reporter Says She Tried To Contact Dead Man For Comment. Video Is Viral An old video of a US news reporter recently resurfaced on Twitter and has gone viral with hilarious reactions, memes and jokes. Sara Welch of KTLA news station, made the gaffe on air saying she......
18:34, 09/20/2019

Ex-teacher pleads guilty to sexual contact with student GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — A former elementary school teacher in the Phoenix area has been convicted of sexually abusing a 13-year-old student. Brittany Zamora pleaded guilty Monday to charges of sexual conduct with a minor, attempted molestation and pub...
21:17, 06/11/2019

Apple’s iOS 13 update will make FaceTime eye contact way easier Apple has added a feature called “FaceTime Attention Correction” to the latest iOS 13 Developer beta, and it looks like it could make a big difference when it comes to actually making FaceTime calls feel even more like talking to someone...
22:51, 07/03/2019

FaceTime will correct your fake eye contact through feature in iOS 13, report says Apple appears to be toying with its FaceTime feature to make video calls feel more personal, automatically adjusting eye contact.       ...
00:00, 07/04/2019

UPDATE 1-Dutch minister: I did not have contact with Uber on tax plan The top Dutch tax politician has denied meeting representatives of Uber Technologies , in answer to questions from parliament about why the company has been allowed to claim a provisional $6.1 billion tax write-off in the Netherlands....
03:34, 09/03/2019

Scientists create contact lenses that zoom on command Nosebleed seats may soon be a thing of the past. Scientists at the University of California San Diego have created a prototype contact lens that is controlled by the eye's movements. Wearers can make the lenses zoom in or out by simply blinking ...
12:17, 07/30/2019

India loses contact with spacecraft on mission to the moon India lost contact with a spacecraft it was attempting to land on the moon on Saturday, the chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said, in a setback to the nation's ambitious plans to become the first country to probe the unexplor...
05:17, 09/07/2019

Constant Contact unveils new WooCommerce and Shopify integrations During this year's Internet Retailer Conference, online marketing company Constant Contact announced new integrations with WooCommerce and Shopify that will make it easier for small businesses to succeed at e-commerce.Small businesses that are u...
02:51, 06/28/2019

Kobe Bryant tried, failed to write an inspirational post about his youth basketball team It’s pretty impressive watching someone become a legend in their chosen profession, only to achieve an equally astounding level of talent in a completely unrelated field. Take, for instance, Tom Waits’ seamless transitions between music and acting, o...
21:51, 09/12/2019

Bristol City write to clubs to explain new policy of not kicking ball out of play ‘We’re going to let the ref manage the game,’ says Lee JohnsonFollows flashpoint against Leeds when City played onBristol City have written to every Championship club to tell them that they will not kick the ball out of play for any opposing player u...
13:51, 08/06/2019

Bristol City write to clubs explaining new policy of not kicking ball out of play ‘We’re going to let the ref manage the game,’ says Lee JohnsonFollows flashpoint against Leeds when City played onBristol City have written to every Championship club to tell them that they will not kick the ball out of play for any opposing player u...
18:51, 08/06/2019

Sarah Huckabee Sanders to write book about her time in White House: report Well, that didn’t take long. Sarah Huckabee Sanders is reportedly planning to write a book about her time in the White House. The former press secretary stepped down Friday after serving nearly two years in the Trump administration. Sources tol...
14:00, 07/01/2019

Jeffrey Lord: NYT ‘Stalinizing’ America, left wants to re-write American history on race Fox News contributor Jeffrey Lord responded to a leaked transcript from New York Times’ emergency town hall meeting Monday, saying that the newspaper wants to stir the narrative on race in the United States against President Donald Trump and in-favor...
08:51, 08/20/2019

We Write the Songs event brings music legends — and tears — to Capitol Hill The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers has spent the past 11 years advocating for songwriters with an annual concert aimed at reminding lawmakers of the importance of music....
21:17, 05/22/2019

'We are patriots': More than 140 African American who worked in the Obama administration write an op-ed calling for end to discrimination in the US AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais The Washington Post published an op-ed on Friday, which was authored and co-signed by more than 140 African Americans who served in the Obama administration, exploring the ways in which racism, sexism, homophobia, a...
11:34, 07/27/2019

Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach to write Margot Robbie's Barbie movie According to The Wrap, Warner Bros. and Mattel have somehow convinced Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach—two legitimately talented and accomplished people—to write that Barbie movie with Margot Robbie. Gerwig is even being “eyed” to direct the film, whic...
03:00, 07/16/2019

United make contact over new Pogba contract - Paper Round "Manchester United are ready to offer Paul Pogba a new deal, Arsene Wenger is set to return to football, Lionel Messi\u0027s transfer clause is revealed and Kyle Walker fears over his England future. It\u0027s Friday\u0027s Paper Round..."...
03:34, 09/06/2019

Euro Papers: Salah 'receives first contact' from Real Madrid "The Mohamed Salah to Real Madrid rumour that sent Liverpool fans into meltdown is back as Zinedine Zidane fancies the Egyptian ace as a \u0027galactico\u0027 summer transfer..."...
16:34, 05/16/2019

Efforts To Contact Chandrayaan 2 Lander To Go On For 14 Days: ISRO Chief Scientists have not given up hope on establishing contact with the Vikram lander yet, Indian Space Research Organisation chairman K Sivan said today, adding that efforts to contact it will continue......
21:17, 09/07/2019

Eye doctor warns against sleeping in contact lenses with graphic images An eye doctor is urging people who wear contacts to think twice before sleeping in their lenses — whether they’re hard or soft. Patrick Vollmer, an optometrist with the Vita Eye Clinic in Shelby, North Carolina, shared graphic images of a patie...
19:51, 05/03/2019

Kyodo: Ghosn loses appeal to contact wife while out on bail TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese court has rejected an appeal from the lawyers of Nissan former Chairman Carlos Ghosn over bail conditions that forbid him to freely contact his wife. The Kyodo News service reported Thursday the Tokyo District Court rejected t...
15:17, 05/09/2019

‘First Contact’ Season 2 continues to shatter Indigenous stereotypes in Canada The TV docuseries takes six Canadians with strong (and mostly negative) opinions about Indigenous people on a journey that challenges their perceptions....
19:51, 09/16/2019

Activist Gautam Navlakha Was In Contact With Hizbul Mujahideen: Police Activist Gautam Navlakha and the Naxal groups he was associated with were in touch with Hizbul Mujahideen and Kashmiri separatist leaders, Pune Police claimed before the Bombay High Court on......
23:34, 07/24/2019

India's Vikram lunar lander lost contact during its descent Today India attempted to become only the fourth nation to successfully soft-land on the surface of the Moon. That mission appears to have failed, when the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) lost contact with its Vikram lander at an altitude of...
05:17, 09/07/2019

Google improves speech recognition for Contact Center tools A series of new and improved features for Google's contact center AI should make it easier for developers to build high-quality voice bots and generate more accurate transcriptions....
00:17, 07/24/2019

Grosjean warns Haas over Magnussen "avoidable" Spain F1 contact Romain Grosjean has warned Haas that it may come to regret not managing the "avoidable situation" with his Formula 1 team-mate Kevin Magnussen at Barcelona in the final championship standings...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Houston Rockets' Chris Paul fined $35K for contact with referee Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul was fined $35,000 for making contact with a referee in Game 1 against the Golden State Warriors, the NBA announced....
08:34, 04/30/2019

Competitive Musical Chairs Is New York's Friendliest Contact Sport While holding up the remains of a wooden chair that had just been smashed to pieces, a woman yelled, “I got a splinter in my butt!” A referee wearing black and white stripes hustled over with a new chair and placed it on the grass, reconstituting the...
17:17, 06/06/2019

Scientist have made a contact lens that lets you zoom in by blinking Scientists from the University of California, San Diego, have created a new robotic soft contact lens that lets you zoom by blinking twice. The lens can be controlled by your eye movements.  Eye movements like blinking carry change potential to signa...
12:51, 07/29/2019

NASA Attempts To Make Contact With ISRO's Moon Lander The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is continuing its attempt to reach out to India's moon lander sending communication signals with its Deep Space Network (DSN), said officials....
14:34, 09/12/2019

India Loses Contact with Probe Just as It Prepares to Land on Moon India may have failed at its attempt to land a probe on the moon: It has lost communication with the lunar lander minutes before it was supposed to reach the lunar surface....
01:51, 09/07/2019

"In-Laws In Kashmir, No Contact In 22 Days": Urmila Matondkar Hits Out Actor-turned-politician Urmila Matondkar on Thursday hit out at the Centre over the security clamp-down in Jammu and Kashmir after the abrogation of Article 370....
09:51, 08/30/2019

Incredible new iOS 13 FaceTime feature fixes your eye contact with augmented reality A new feature found in the third beta version of iOS 13 has begun attracting attention because it promises to bring some augmented reality magic to your FaceTime calls — specifically, to the way many of us on calls are seen by the other party t...
18:51, 07/03/2019

Trump, Maduro confirm 'secret' contact over Venezuela crisis The US and Venezuelan leaders have confirmed for the first time that their governments are talking behind the scenes. No mention of the opposition was made....
21:00, 08/21/2019

School: Videos of unwanted sexual contact aren’t harassment NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Lawyers for metro-Nashville’s public schools say it’s not sexual harassment when students share secretly recorded videos of unwanted sexual encounters and then bully the victims. The Tennessean is reporting on laws...
16:17, 06/13/2019

Contact Lens Start-Up, Big on Social Media, May Be Bad for Eyes, Doctors Say The company, Hubble, offers customers contact lens subscriptions at low monthly prices. Critics say it bypasses eye care professionals, doesn’t properly vet prescriptions and takes advantage of federal regulations to the detriment of consumers....
13:51, 07/27/2019

Pentagon to send more troops to Mexico border, some in contact with migrants The Pentagon said on Friday that it expected to send about 300 additional troops to the border with Mexico including roughly 100 cooks who would hand out meals, breaking with past policy to avoid troops coming in contact with migrants....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Monaco Grand Prix: Hamilton escapes contact with Verstappen to win Lewis Hamilton survived late contact with Max Verstappen to win Formula 1's Monaco Grand Prix, as an incident in the pitlane with Valtteri Bottas ultimately cost Verstappen second place...
20:34, 05/26/2019

Montana men who lied about being veterans sentenced, ordered to write names of Americans who died in wars Two Montana men who wrongly claimed to be military veterans while committing separate crimes were sentenced to prison last week — and they won't be eligible for parole until they complete a writing assignment that includes hand-writing the names of a...
00:51, 08/27/2019

Eva Longoria and other celebrities write letters of support for actress Felicity Huffman ahead of her sentencing Actress Felicity Huffman is asking for a year's probation, 250 hours of community service and a $20,000 fine for her involvement in the college admissions scandal, a new filing from her attorneys says....
12:51, 09/07/2019

Norway in contact with Venezuelan parties on talks after Maduro suspends meeting The Norwegian government said on Thursday it remains in touch with Venezuela's government and opposition about continuing talks to resolve the country's political crisis after President Nicolas Maduro called off this week's round of Oslo-mediated dis...
01:17, 08/09/2019

India loses contact with lunar craft as it nears landing site The Indian space agency lost communcations with its lander just minutes before touchdown was expected at the lunar south pole. India had hoped to be the fourth nation to land on the moon, following Russia, the United States and China....
14:34, 09/07/2019

Buemi criticises FE attack mode zone placements after Paris contact Sebastien Buemi has criticised the attack mode zone placement at certain ABB FIA Formula E races in 2018/19 - particularly those situated on the inside of corner exits...
14:51, 05/09/2019

Chandrayaan Lander Found On Moon, Trying To Establish Contact: ISRO Chief Chandrayaan 2 lander has been located on moon's surface andthe ground station is trying to establish contact with it, ISRO chief K Sivan said today, a day after India lost contact with the lander,......
11:51, 09/08/2019

Woman sentenced to 20 years in prison for having sexual contact with 13-year-old student Editor’s Note: The above video details the entire case from Zamora’s arrest all the way to just before her sentencing hearing Friday, July 12. PHOENIX (KPNX) – In a roughly hour-long sentencing hearing Friday, Brittany Zamora learne...
09:34, 07/13/2019

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman balks at idea of banning head contact The commissioner of the National Hockey League told a parliamentary panel that such a rule would be impossible to enforce and lead to the end of hitting in hockey....
02:00, 05/02/2019

Barcelona say Neymar wants Camp Nou transfer... but club chief denies contact Barcelona vice-president Jordi Cardoner says Neymar has made it known that he wants to return to the Catalan club, but expressed doubts over a possible summer move for the 27-year-old....
20:51, 06/27/2019

Private contact data of millions of Instagram users was reportedly exposed Facebook is investigating a report that claims the private contact data for millions of the influencers, brands, and celebrities who use the company’s Instagram subsidiary has been exposed online. That news comes via TechCrunch, which recounted...
23:00, 05/20/2019

Top Democrat seeks to criminalize unreported foreign contact by political campaigns The bill from Sen. Mark R. Warner, the Intelligence Committee’s vice chairman, would impose penalties for failing to disclose foreign outreach within one week....
04:51, 05/22/2019

Indian space agency locates its moon lander a day after losing contact Vikram, the lunar lander of Chandrayaan-2, which blasted off in July, was scheduled to soft-land on the lunar south pole early Saturday local time. While its descent began as planned, communication with it broke off minutes before touchdown, leading ...
00:18, 09/09/2019

Fotis Dulos ordered not to contact girlfriend as wife remains missing The estranged husband of missing Connecticut mom Jennifer Dulos is to have no contact with his girlfriend-turned-co-defendant, a judge ruled on Friday. Judge Gary White granted Michelle Troconis’ motion to block Fotis Dulos from reaching out to...
18:51, 06/28/2019

Ebola spreads in Uganda—2 deaths, 27 in contact—as WHO calls emergency meeting Enlarge / A health worker puts on protective gear as he prepares to screen travelers at the Mpondwe Health Screening Facility in the Ugandan border town of Mpondwe as they cross over from the Democratic Republic of Congo, on June 13, 2019. (credit: ...
21:17, 06/13/2019

Ring the Bells: Disney Confirms Game of Thrones Creators Will Write a New Star Wars Movie (Bloomberg) — Walt Disney Co. picked quite a week to confirm that the first post-Skywalker Star Wars installment will be scripted by Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. After the last Game of Thrones episode polarized fans w...
02:51, 05/15/2019

What we learned from PFL 1 The first night of PFL Season 2 delivered on several fronts. From four first-round finishes in 10 fights, to Kayla Harrison's surprise decision win, there was a lot to process -- and our MMA panel is here to break down what you need to know about PFL...
19:34, 05/10/2019

"Work Not In Vain": Rahul Gandhi To ISRO After Moon Lander Loses Contact Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday congratulated ISRO, saying the passion and dedication of the scientists is an inspiration to the masses. His remark came after communication with the......
06:34, 09/07/2019

Televangelist Jim Bakker Is Hawking a $45 Trump Prayer Coin, Calls It 'Point of Contact' With God In the continuous effort by the right to bring God down to Trump’s level, televangelist Jim Bakker is selling a $45 gold-plated Trump coin that he calls a “point of contact” with God, showing President Trump alongside Biblical King Cyrus....
04:34, 05/17/2019

Contact Lenses That Can Change Focus and Zoom When You Blink Move Closer to Reality Believe it or not, contact lenses are still an option for those who wear glasses that accommodate multiple prescriptions, but because of the unique approach they take to remedying vision problems, it can sometimes take over a month to get used to usi...
20:17, 07/29/2019

Kevin Durant Leaves Game After Suffering Alarming Non-Contact Leg Injury [Update] Late in the third quarter of Wednesday night’s Game 5 of Rockets-Warriors, Kevin Durant pulled up with a sudden non-contact lower leg injury, and had to leave the game. Reggie Miller, working the TNT broadcast, observed that the sequence of Durant’s ...
12:34, 05/09/2019

Democrats seek to rein in the contact between White House, Justice Department on probes Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) says the traditional limits have been cast aside and more than 800 officials can talk about investigations in the Trump administration....
00:34, 06/20/2019

Russia nuclear monitoring sites lost contact after mystery blast: report A nuclear official said in an email Sunday that two Russian nuclear monitoring stations—specifically designed to detect radiation— “went silent” in the days following an explosion by what many believe was a nuclear-powered missile earlier this month ...
09:51, 08/19/2019

Watch: Kevin Durant hobbles off court with non-contact calf injury, out for Game 6 Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant has been ruled out for Game 6 of a Western Conference semifinals matchup against the Houston Rockets after sustaining a calf injury....
21:51, 05/09/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's jail work release in Florida under investigation after sex contact claims A lawyer said Jeffrey Epstein, a former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, had "improper sexual contact" with at least one woman under the age of 21 in Epstein's business office during his jail work release....
04:00, 07/20/2019

Toddler Dies From E. Coli Linked to Contact With Animals at San Diego County Fair Officials say a 2-year-old boy, who died on June 24, was one of four children who showed symptoms of E. coli after coming in contact with animals at the fair in June....
01:00, 07/01/2019

India’s space agency loses contact with lander during historic trip to moon India’s space agency lost touch with its Vikram lunar lander as it made its final approach to the Moon’s south pole on Saturday. And no one seems to know if it crashed or landed. A successful landing would have made India just the fourth country to l...
19:34, 09/07/2019

Bahrain premier calls Qatar ruler, rare contact amid dispute DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain’s long-serving prime minister has called Qatar’s emir to mark the start of the holy month of Ramadan in a rare contact between Doha and the countries boycotting it. Bahrain’s state-run news...
05:51, 05/07/2019

Woman who wore contact lenses while showering, swimming nearly blinded in one eye from rare infection Heads up, contact lens wearers: A woman in England was nearly blinded in one eye after contracting a serious but rare infection likely caused by wearing her contact lenses in the pool and shower. ...
00:00, 07/19/2019

Scotland’s Independence Scotland claims credit for inventing the telephone, television and penicillin, not to mention modern economics. Its people built ships, bridges and locomotives for the world and, more recently, Grand Theft Auto. Scotland is also home to one of Europe...
13:34, 06/21/2019

They left their corporate jobs to write kids’ books in a barn. But a fairy-tale life is hard work. The creators of the popular “The Real McCoys,” “Everywhere, Wonder” and other books for young readers have built their life piece by piece, story by story, illustration by illustration....
19:51, 08/13/2019

Here’s What We Learned in N.F.L. Week 1 The Cowboys looked sensational, the Patriots and the Chiefs rolled and the Chargers survived. But the big story was Lamar Jackson leading the Ravens to 59 points. “Not bad for a running back,” he said....
07:51, 09/09/2019

What We Learned in N.F.L. Week 2 The Rams (and the refs) beat the Saints, the Patriots, Cowboys and Chiefs romped, and a few young quarterbacks continued to prove their doubters wrong....
12:17, 09/16/2019

What is learned helplessness? In this article, we discuss the psychology behind learned helplessness — a state in which a person feels unable to change a stressful situation, even when change becomes possible. We look at the background of the theory and ways to overcome this stat...
11:00, 06/01/2019

Holland America cruise ship's close contact with humpback whales under investigation A Holland America cruise liner is under investigation after the vessel "may have made contact" with a pod of humpback whales off the coast of Alaska.       ...
00:51, 06/28/2019

Crew member injured at Indy 500 when Jordan King's car makes contact on pit road A crew member for Jordan King was taken off on a stretcher after being hit by King's No. 42 car on pit road.        ...
22:17, 05/26/2019

The best golf courses in Scotland Golf began some 600 years ago on the links lands of Scotland and it is from these rough pastures that a simple game involving a ball and clubs went global....
05:51, 09/13/2019

Efficiency Win: This New Gmail Predictive Text Feature Will Auto-Write Passionate Replies To Ardent Love Letters From Your Suitors No one likes wasting their afternoon replying to email after email, and the clever minds at Google have developed a brilliant way to help their users streamline the process: A brand-new Gmail predictive text feature will now auto-write passionate rep...
06:51, 06/06/2019

A new law requires public schools in South Dakota to write 'In God We Trust' in large type and display the message in 'prominent' locations Francis Dean/Corbis via Getty Images In South Dakota, government officials have passed a bill to bring the saying back to prominence in public schools, The Washington Post reported. Called the "In God We Trust" bill, the law states that any public s...
05:17, 07/31/2019

What Do You Wish You'd Learned About Money in School? When I was in middle school, one of my homework assignments was to follow the price of a single stock for one week. Other than that, I don’t remember having any formal education about money....
02:17, 09/07/2019

Kepa – I learned from Wembley "Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga spoke of how he learned from his experience at Wembley as he helped his club reach the final of the Europa League."...
05:00, 05/10/2019

Everything we learned at D23's Disney+ panel Disney is set to reveal new information about its upcoming streaming service's shows and films during its Disney+ panel at D23 Expo in Anaheim, California....
10:17, 08/24/2019

Everything We Learned Today About Borderlands 3 On Wednesday, Gearbox Software showed off the first Borderlands 3 gameplay, playing through an hour’s worth of tutorial and gunfights in new regions of the series’ long-term setting of Pandora, and a place or two beyond. The gameplay displayed a vaul...
12:34, 05/02/2019

What Samantha Power Learned on the Job “The Education of an Idealist,” by Samantha Power, describes how her years with the Obama administration forced her to alter her thinking on foreign policy....
13:34, 09/10/2019

How I learned to love Rammstein Rammstein's Europe tour had a spectacular downbeat in the city of Gelsenkirchen. What is it like to experience a Rammstein concert for the first time? DW music editor Rick Fulker describes his baptism of fire....
17:00, 05/28/2019

What We Learned from the First Democratic Debate Julián Castro excelled, Elizabeth Warren went from big factor at first to non-factor at times, and Cory Booker and Beto O’Rourke spoke the most but had trouble creating memorable moments....
06:51, 06/27/2019

Everything We Learned About Frozen II From the D23 Footage Disney dropped a sneak peak of Frozen II at its annual D23 convention in Anaheim on Aug. 24. The scenes involved Elsa being drawn out of her castle by a mystery from her past. The creators of the film promised that the film will answer questions like...
03:17, 08/25/2019

What I learned from A-Rod during season of redemption Garrett Jones’ eight-year major-league career, modest yet likely memorable for most Pirates fans, ended as a Yankees bench player, which in turn made him a conversation buddy with one of the game’s all-timers. And really, would there have been a bett...
00:51, 06/29/2019

'Sexual assault crisis': Unwanted contact reports hit all-time high at Coast Guard Academy Reports of unwanted sexual contact by cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy reached an all-time high in 2018, according to a survey released Wednesday by the academy....
00:51, 07/04/2019

Japan back on track with 2-1 win over Scotland Strikers Mana Iwabuchi and Yuika Sugasawa were on the scoresheet as Japan got their women's World Cup campaign back on track with a 2-1 victory over Scotland in Rennes on Friday....
18:51, 06/14/2019

Clarke tipped to land Scotland job "Kilmarnock boss Steve Clarke on Sunday apologised to fans for failing to deliver a title during his tenure at the Scottish Premiership club, as speculation grows about his imminent appointment as Scotland\u0027s next manager."...
22:51, 05/19/2019

The End Of Argentina-Scotland Was A Fucking Mess Scotland just had to defend a 3-0 lead over the final 20 minutes of their match on Wednesday against Argentina in order to make it to the knockout stage of the World Cup. They couldn’t do it, and as a result will exit their first World Cup after just...
00:51, 06/20/2019

Scotland out after Argentina come back from 3-0 down to draw "Scotland were knocked out of the women\u0027s World Cup on Wednesday after Argentina came back from 3-0 down to snatch a 3-3 draw with a last gasp re-taken penalty following a dramatic intervention from the video assistant referee."...
15:51, 06/20/2019

Scotland Can Become Stars In Their First Performance On The Big Stage Most countries making their debut in a tournament like the World Cup are just happy to be there. Implied in a country making it to its first major tournament is that the country in the very recent past was not very good, and its soccer infrastructure...
00:34, 06/10/2019

Coast Guard makes contact with crew members in stricken cargo ship off Georgia, all confirmed alive Rescuers made contact Monday with four crew members stuck inside a cargo ship that overturned and caught fire near a major port in Georgia over the weekend, and officials are now working to free the quartet from the massive vessel, the U.S. Coast Gua...
19:17, 09/09/2019

I learned I could do my job and not feel ashamed of having a baby As a freelancer, I struggled to separate my work from my duties as a parent – until I realised that the two could exist side by sideWas it ethical, I wondered, to put my son down for a nap just so I could make a phone call? Could I hold a voice recor...
11:51, 07/22/2019

What’s Been Learned and Who’s Charged in Abraaj Collapse The startling collapse of Abraaj Group, the once-mighty Middle Eastern private equity firm, continues to reverberate. Regulators in Dubai, where the dealmaker is based, have imposed a record fine, and Abraaj founder Arif Naqvi and a clutch of senior ...
18:17, 08/08/2019

Amazon Prime Day UK - what we learned for 2020 So that's Prime Day wrapped up for another year and what an event it was, lasting 48 hours and featuring more deals than ever before. But before we start looking forwards to Amazon Prime Day 2020, or getting excited about Black Friday 2019, let&...
23:51, 08/02/2019

What We Learned From the 2020 Democratic Debates Joe Biden is a fragile front-runner. Kamala Harris has a big chance to build political momentum. And the competition between Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders is intensifying....
22:34, 06/28/2019

How one woman learned to fly the B-2 stealth bomber When B-2 stealth bombers attacked Serbia on the opening night of Operation Allied Force in 1999, destroyed Iraqi air defenses during 2003’s “Shock and Awe” and eliminated the Libyan fighter force in 2011 -- the attacks were all guided by highly-speci...
22:17, 07/16/2019

At Column No. 500, a Look Back at Lessons Learned The purpose of this column has been to show how we can learn from those who have had financial success (or bigger flops) to improve our own financial lives....
19:51, 07/05/2019

How Elizabeth Warren Learned to Fight She was Betsy to her mother, who expected her to marry. Liz to fellow high school debaters, whom she regularly beat. Now, the lessons of an Oklahoma childhood are center stage in the presidential race....
02:34, 06/25/2019

Tua: Learned many lessons from loss to Clemson Six months after a blowout loss to Clemson in the CFP National Championship, Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is appreciating the lessons offered by the Crimson Tide's rare defeat....
18:51, 07/17/2019

What Charli XCX Learned in the 5 Years Between New Albums The last time Charli XCX released an official studio album, the world was a very different place. The year was 2014. Bachelor in Paradise had only just aired its first season, Andrew......
19:00, 09/14/2019

Eileen Fisher on How She Learned to Invest Investors need to think beyond returns and invest in companies that not only make money but do good, fashion designer Eileen Fisher tells host Veronica Dagher in the latest installment of the WSJ’s “Secrets of Wealthy Women” podcast....
19:51, 06/07/2019

How Washington Learned to Love the Deficit Political support for taming federal debt has melted away, and the U.S. is testing just how much it can borrow as few see evidence of dire economic consequences today....
17:17, 06/13/2019

Five things we learned from parliament's tumultuous last day Two emergency debates, failure to trigger an election, and a protest as parliament was suspendedThe Speaker of the House has been nothing if not divisive but there is no doubt John Bercow has an impeccable sense of drama and timing. Announcing he is ...
19:34, 09/10/2019

Everything We Learned From Marvel's Hall H Panel Marvel’s back in Hall H after a short hiatus and it’s brought an incredible amount of news to celebrate its return. From the cast of The Eternals film, to details on Black Widow’s last (?) hurrah, to some idea of what actual movies will go with all t...
05:00, 07/22/2019

7 Things We Learned From the Third Democratic Debate For the first time in the 2020 Democratic primary, the top 10 candidates took the stage together Thursday night in Houston for a debate that focused on issues ranging from healthcare to gun violence to foreign policy. Here are seven of the top takeaw...
09:17, 09/13/2019

Raspberry Pi 4 and Raspbian: Two months in, here's what I've learned so far The Raspberry Pi 4, and the associated Raspbian GNU/Linux release, have been out for a couple of months now. Here are my latest experiences and thoughts....
15:17, 08/27/2019

Women's World Cup: six things we've learned so far The women's World Cup has been exhilarating and controversial in equal measure; a fortnight of highs and lows, and thrills and spills. Here's what we have learned during the first two weeks of the tournament....
09:17, 06/21/2019

Women's World Cup: 6 things we've learned so far The women's World Cup has been exhilarating and controversial in equal measure; a fortnight of highs and lows, and thrills and spills. Here's what we have learned during the first two weeks of the tournament....
18:34, 06/21/2019

Eat more avocado! What I learned from the study that will change how we eat The Predict study measured thousands of people’s reactions to different foods in an effort to develop truly individualised, preventive medicine. Is this the start of a dietary revolution?I am on a small ward at St Thomas’ hospital in London. There ar...
17:00, 06/23/2019

How I learned to love my $95,000 student debt About 45 million Americans have student loan debt, and it can be crushing – but I don’t regret the program I paid thousands a semester forIf you think about your student loans in the usual manner – “crushing”, “demoralizing”, a “financial tragedy of ...
14:51, 08/15/2019

What We Learned From Trump’s Orlando Rally President Trump’s kickoff of his 2020 campaign showed that his portrait of the country is still bleak — and that he needs an opponent beyond Hillary Clinton....
11:17, 06/19/2019

32 things we learned from the 2019 NFL draft There were plenty of surprises throughout the 2019 NFL draft, which added clarity for several teams throughout the league.        ...
16:17, 04/29/2019

What's the Most Basic-Ass Life Skill You Never Learned? Twitter users recently admitted to the most basic things they never learned to do: blow up a balloon, whistle, wink, snap their fingers. Some people can’t tie their shoes or unscrew a cap without reciting a mnemonic. Some can’t tell time. Some could ...
18:17, 08/06/2019

What I learned as a VC filling in as a startup CEO for 4 months When one of my firm's portfolio companies lost its leader, I was appointed interim CEO for four months. It gave me a whole new respect for the role.Read More...
23:34, 05/19/2019

Scotland's deficit seven times higher than UK as a whole last year SNP says record spending gap of 7% of GDP proves need for independenceScotland ran a deficit seven times higher than the UK as a whole last year, despite again cutting its overspend on public services.The latest Government Expenditure and Revenue Sco...
17:34, 08/21/2019

| Scotland record third highest T20 stand in win over Dutch Scotland recorded the third-highest stand in international T20 history as George Munsey and Kyle Coetzer put on 200 in their side's big win over Netherlands....
22:00, 09/16/2019

Corbyn: Westminster should not block second Scotland poll Labour leader opposes UK breakup but says not parliament’s place to bar independence voteJeremy Corbyn has confirmed he believes Westminster should not block a second referendum on Scottish independence, but said he opposed the breakup of the UK.Corb...
17:17, 08/15/2019

Scotland bounce back to beat France 17-14 "A much-changed Scotland bounced back strongly from last week\u0027s thrashing by France by winning the return fixture 17-14 at Murrayfield on Saturday, though neither team will take much joy from what was a scrappy World Cup warm-up clash."...
18:17, 08/24/2019

Scotland out after VAR drama as Argentina snatch 3-3 draw Scotland were knocked out of the women's World Cup on Wednesday after Argentina came back from 3-0 down to snatch a 3-3 draw with a last gasp re-taken penalty following a dramatic intervention from the video assistant referee....
01:34, 06/20/2019

Scotland's Loch Ness monster 'could be giant eel' An international team of scientists have extracted DNA from the icy waters of the loch. They concluded that the legendary monster could in fact be a giant eel ... or just a bunch of small ones ......
23:00, 09/05/2019

The End is Nigh, Scotland’s Magic Isle of Salvation A curious Old Gaelic prophecy is listed in the Ulster Journal of Archaeology, January 1853, which originated in the west coast of Scotland or Ireland and its meaning has eluded explanation for over 1,000 years. ...
05:51, 08/03/2019

Corsie to skipper Scotland, Mitchell left out "Scotland\u0027s Rachel Corsie will captain the World Cup debutants in next month\u0027s women\u0027s tournament but versatile Arsenal player Emma Mitchell was left out of the 23-member squad named by manager Shelley Kerr on Wednesday."...
19:00, 05/15/2019

‘Once-in-a-Lifetime’ Pictish Stone Discovered In Scotland The rare discovery of a Pictish symbol stone has been uncovered deep in the Scottish Highlands, and it is truly marvelous. ...
19:17, 08/24/2019

'Historic day for Scotland' as beavers get protected status New legislation makes it illegal to kill beavers or destroy dams and lodges without a licenceWildlife campaigners have hailed a “historic day for Scotland” as beavers are granted protected status nearly a decade after their successful reintroduction ...
14:09, 05/01/2019

VAR under fire as Scotland exit after penalty retake Argentina pulled off an unprecedented women's World Cup fightback from 3-0 down to draw 3-3 with Scotland on Wednesday, but it will be the video assistant referee's decision to award a stoppage-time penalty retake that will remain in memory....
01:34, 06/20/2019

| Sri Lanka snap losing streak with Scotland win Sri Lanka snapped an eight-match one-day international losing streak ahead of the World Cup with a 35-run win over Scotland in a rain-affected match in Edinburgh....
23:17, 05/21/2019

| Russell holds key to Scotland's World Cup hopes Scotland coach Gregor Townsend believes he has his strongest squad in his two-year tenure, but if they are to shine at the World Cup then Finn Russell will have to be at his best....
12:51, 09/05/2019

Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaidó seeks contact with U.S. military to pressure President Nicolás Maduro’s exit CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaidó seeks contact with U.S. military to pressure President Nicolás Maduro’s exit....
21:00, 05/11/2019

What we've learned from Formula 1 2021 car windtunnel model Formula 1's 2021 concept car has undergone its first windtunnel tests, and according to series chiefs the results of changes designed to improve the spectacle were "excellent"...
15:17, 08/23/2019

How J.Lo learned to rock a stripper pole for ‘Hustlers’ When Jennifer Lopez took her fiancé Alex Rodriguez to a strip club in Miami this past winter, it wasn’t just her way of bringing some pizazz into the relationship. It was homework, under the tutelage of Johanna Sapakie, the pole-dancing guru who taug...
03:17, 08/13/2019

1,200 Miles in the 2019 Ford Ranger: What I Learned The 2019 Ford Ranger may technically be new, but it’s actually based on a platform that’s been around since 2011. Yet it’s still a rock-solid offering that makes up for its lack of soul with sheer competence in every area that matters to mid-size tru...
22:51, 06/14/2019

10 Things We Learned About 2020 From the Democratic Debates Over two nights in Miami, the top 20 Democratic contenders squared off in the first major tussle of the 2020 presidential campaign, debating everything from health care policy and immigration to climate solutions and geopolitical challenges. Here are...
08:34, 06/28/2019

Opinion: What I learned as acting CEO of Cambridge Analytica Cambridge Analytica made many mistakes on the path to notoriety. But its biggest mistake was believing that complying with government regulations was enough and thereby ignoring broader questions of data ethics and public perception. As the man who s...
18:34, 08/20/2019

New York town learned to live with rattlesnakes A sparse, rattlesnake rich landscape in northeastern New York state where property owners have encountered the large population of snakes in the most mundane of circumstances....
06:17, 06/14/2019

How ‘the Squad’ learned to handle Trump’s attacks The president is trying to make the four congresswomen the face of the Democratic Party. There are benefits — and challenges — that come with the designation....
15:51, 08/04/2019

I learned 3 valuable lessons from this new pesto cookbook You may raise an eyebrow at single-subject cookbooks: “Am I really going to make enough cake pops to justify an entire book on the subject?” (I owned the cake pop cookbook. I made them once and donated the book thereafter.)...
19:00, 07/19/2019

I was an introvert with a grey life – until I learned to let go on stage The more I stayed in, the more scared I became of going out. Signing up for improv classes helped my shyness to melt awayA few years ago I watched a comedy troupe improvise an Uber journey through Nudist Narnia. I studied their joyous, earnest expres...
14:00, 06/17/2019

Does a 'Summer Slide' Cause Kids to Forget What They've Learned? The idea is so engrained we hardly even question it anymore—while our kids spend their summer vacation sleeping in, watching TV, swimming and playing freeze tag at camp, all that precious knowledge they learned throughout the school year is melting ...
18:17, 06/25/2019

The Trailer: What we learned in South Carolina this weekend In this edition: The lessons of a hot South Carolina weekend, the Iran (and ICE) debate that never happened, and the presidential candidate with Pennsylvania roots named "Joe" (not that one)....
05:51, 06/24/2019

Gerry Cooney on the most important lesson he ever learned In his own words Gerry Cooney reflects on the heavyweight division today and in his own time The post Gerry Cooney on the most important lesson he ever learned appeared first on Boxing News....
21:00, 07/02/2019

What We Learned From Mueller’s 7 Hours on Capitol Hill Robert S. Mueller III’s long-anticipated testimony before two House committees broke little new ground, but under questioning, the former special counsel had his moments....
02:17, 07/25/2019

How we met: 'Sometimes couples use sex to make up. We’ve learned to bond in other ways’ Zahraa Scott, 23, and David Jagtman, 24, met at a student conference and kept in touch via Facebook. Years later they fell in love“I saw him in a room of 500 people and fancied him straight away,” says Zahraa, who met David in 2014 at a Model UN conf...
20:00, 06/03/2019

Everything We Learned Today About Google Stadia [UPDATED] The upcoming streaming platform Google Stadia won’t just follow the Netflix model, as many fans had hoped. It will instead have both a subscription and games for sale individually, as Kotaku previously reported. Here’s everything we learned today dur...
19:51, 06/06/2019

How I Learned to Be a Better Doctor From My Wife’s Struggle With Alzheimer’s “Get out! Get out!” My wife, Joan, having just woken up, was screaming, and hitting out wildly at the stranger in her bed. She was in a panic, her body shaking with fright. “Get away from here. Get out!” The man she perceived ...
07:19, 09/20/2019

Trump's UK state visit: Five things we learned US President Donald Trump returned to the UK earlier this week for a full-blown state visit. Here are five things we learned from his three-day stay....
07:51, 06/07/2019

Billy Bush Is Back, and Don't Worry, He's Learned a Lot Billy Bush is back, nearly three years after he was fired from the Today show in 2016 for appearing on the 2005 Access Hollywood tape of now-President Donald Trump bragging about grabbing women “by the pussy.” And boy does he have some things to say!...
22:00, 09/10/2019

32 things we learned from Week 2 of the 2019 NFL season Some of the league's biggest stars are missing in action through two weeks, though others are stepping up in the early going.       ...
14:34, 09/16/2019

What we learned from the Trump family’s London vacation There must have been reasons for Eric, Donnie Jr, Tiffany and the rest to have accompanied the president on his state visit. Does the answer lie in their social media postings?How did the Trump family’s UK state visit look from social media?Charlie, ...
10:51, 06/06/2019

7 things I learned during my first acquisition as a product manager It was 10 minutes to midnight when my phone buzzed with an unusual notification — a meeting request with our CEO and one of our biggest corporate clients.Read More...
02:51, 08/26/2019

32 things we learned from Week 1 of the 2019 NFL season From a surprising upset to several head-turning performances, Week 1 of the NFL season packed in plenty of entertainment.       ...
07:17, 09/09/2019

How I Learned to Embrace Venmo's Ever-Evolving Vernacular Does a shared pizza have the same value, either literal or metaphorical, as a shared mortgage? Not really, but on Venmo they are afforded the same quick tappity tap....
18:34, 04/29/2019

Five things we have learned from election results across Europe Voters reward Greens and far right as centrist groups feel their power diluteEU election live results 2019: across EuropeEuropean elections 2019: news and analysis – liveFive things we learned from the UK resultsIt was a bad night for the centre-left...
13:51, 05/27/2019

Over the course of 5 seasons, The Affair’s Noah Solloway has learned very little Just when you think Noah Solloway can’t get any worse, tonight, he commits one of the most heinous crimes imaginable. He bogarts someone’s turn at karaoke. Just when I forget Noah is the worst, he always comes up with a way to remind me....
19:51, 09/09/2019

Nike learned from their pregnancy mistake, says Williams Serena Williams says Nike has learned from its mistake after the sporstwear giant changed its policy having faced criticism for freezing sponsorship payments to several pregnant athletes....
02:17, 05/28/2019

800 miles in a week in an electric car: 12 things I learned The Kia e-Niro meets a diesel BMW X6 in an electric charging bay Nice people, stupid people, Tesla lovers, strokes of marketing genius and the highs and lows of the charging network Earlier this year, as part of a long-term test review, I had si...
14:51, 09/17/2019

What We've Learned About Target-Date Funds, 10 Years Later A decade after target-date funds were damaged during the financial crisis, they have re-emerged bigger than ever as retirement investments. But they still have vulnerabilities....
04:17, 05/06/2019

10 things we learned from the Democratic candidates’ Instagrams In a crowded pool of candidates, one stacked from top to bottom with political icons and young upstarts hoping to unseat them, it’s time to put up or shut up. The Presidential Election is still more than 18 months away, but we find ourselves quickly ...
20:51, 05/02/2019

Evan Spiegel on the Lessons Learned From Snap's IPO Evan Spiegel, the co-founder and chief executive of Snap, told an audience at The Wall Street Journal’s CEO Council that consumers were starting to understand how the online advertising market works and that understanding is beginning to drive them t...
20:34, 05/14/2019

Donald Trump's UK tour: the key things we learned US president adores the Queen and hopes feeling is mutual – but is clueless on climate crisis Donald Trump has departed, the much-delayed state visit is over, and the British political class can focus again on arguing about Brexit and battling to bec...
18:17, 06/08/2019

Here's what we learned about Disney's upcoming films at the D23 Expo On Saturday, Disney gave fans more to feast on. In addition to providing information about already announced and upcoming releases like "Frozen II," "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" and "Black Widow," Disney shared details about previously unannoun...
01:17, 08/25/2019

One year into legal U.S. sports betting: What have we learned? Pro sports leagues and media companies partnering with casinos, nearly $8 billion wagered and plenty of mistakes. Here's what we've learned in a year of legalized U.S. sports betting....
02:00, 05/15/2019

Madonna was excruciating: what we learned from Eurovision 2019 The Eurovision bandwagon will touch down in the Netherlands in 2020, but what wisdom have we found? And so it is over for another year, and the Eurovision bandwagon heads off to the Netherlands in 2020. But here are a few of the things we learned fro...
17:34, 05/19/2019

Women's World Cup 2019 team guide No 15: Scotland Shelley Kerr has proven winners in her squad and, if they avoid injuries, Scotland could be a surprise package in FranceThis article is part of the Guardian’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Experts’ Network, a cooperation between some of the best media organ...
10:34, 06/03/2019

Evidence Of New Route Into Scotland For Roman Invasion Attempt A school playing field in Ayrshire, in the west of Scotland, has provided archaeologists with multiple layers of archaeology topped with a Roman marching camp used in the Roman conquest of Scotland.  Archaeological excavations undertaken by GUARD Arc...
20:00, 05/28/2019

Medieval Murder Victim in Scotland may have been a Pictish Royal Researchers in Scotland believe that they are closer to understanding a man who was brutally killed 1,400 years ago.  ...
07:17, 07/27/2019

Cindy Sherman's many masks and Romantic Scotland – the week in art The hugely influential artist arrives at the National Portrait Gallery, sculpture invades Yorkshire, and the National Museum of Scotland takes a hike through Highland history – all in your weekly dispatchCindy ShermanMasks, disguises and film fantasy...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Scotland would vote for independence: Ashcroft poll shows Scottish voters would vote for independence from the United Kingdom, according to a poll by Michael Ashcroft, the first major published survey to show a lead for independence since March 2017....
10:17, 08/05/2019

Pentagon Says It Spent $184,000 in 2 Years at Trump’s Scotland Resort The House Oversight and Reform Committee released the figure amid criticism from Democrats about spending taxpayer money at properties owned by the president....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Scotland searching for remains of ‘witch’ who died 315 years ago Officials in Scotland want to locate the remains of a woman accused of witchcraft who died in prison 315 years ago. Lilias Adie, a woman from the village of Torryburn in Eastern Scotland, died in prison in 1704. Adie, who is believed to have been in ...
05:51, 09/05/2019

Scotland faces climate 'apocalypse' without action to cut emissions Natural heritage chief warns of flooded and deserted towns, dead forests and polluted riversThe head of Scotland’s nature conservation agency has warned the country faces an “apocalyse” of flooded towns, dead forests and polluted rivers unless urgent...
13:17, 05/31/2019

Scotland has highest drug-related death rate in EU Scotland had the highest drug-related death rate in the European Union in 2018, with the likes of heroin, methadone and cocaine killing at almost three times the rate of the United Kingdom as a whole....
02:51, 07/17/2019

Scotland v Argentina: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group D finaleJapan v England – live! Follow our MBM report nowAnd feel free to email Barry or tweet him @bglendenning 7.41pm BST Shelley Kerr speaks: “We need a defensive midfielder to allow Kim [Little] and and Er...
20:51, 06/19/2019

England v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates from the 17.00 BST kick-offBronze: ‘I scored a couple of goals and my life changed overnight’Send your emails to Gregg here or tweet him @GreggBakowski 5.25pm BST 23 min: White has the ball in the goal … but she’s ruled offsi...
18:34, 06/09/2019

Women's World Cup set to be biggest ever: England play Scotland England open their Women's World Cup campaign against Scotland today in a tournament which is expected to be the biggest in history, with new audiences, larger crowds and more sponsorship money than ever....
04:51, 06/09/2019

Japan edge battling Scotland as VAR controversy mars win "Japan scored twice in the first half in a 2-1 win over Scotland, a result that leaves Shelley Kerr\u0027s side\u0027 hopes hanging by a thread at the women\u0027s World Cup."...
17:00, 06/14/2019

Scotland can match anyone at Rugby World Cup, says Gregor Townsend • Townsend reveals squad but Rory Hutchinson misses out• ‘We’ve got a stronger squad now than we’ve ever had’A ruined palace that was birthplace to a doomed queen may not be the most auspicious of venues in which to unveil a squad for a global tourna...
22:34, 09/03/2019

Soccer: No more hand-me-downs for Scotland's women, says Jones When Rhonda Jones won the first of her 117 caps, women's football was so neglected in Scotland that the national side were forced to wear cast-off uniforms from the men's team....
11:17, 06/04/2019

Scotland urged to invest in nuclear to hit climate goals Massive increase in low-carbon energy needed to hit goal of net zero by 2045, inquiry saysScotland should consider new nuclear power stations, investing in hydrogen and installing many more windfarms to meet its climate goals, an expert inquiry has c...
05:51, 06/18/2019

Japan v Scotland: Women's World Cup 2019 – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the game in RennesLi’s volley seals vital victory for China against South AfricaAnd feel free to email Niall or tweet him @niallmcveigh 12.52pm BST Scotland’s senior sides, as if you needed reminding, have never reached...
14:17, 06/14/2019

Scotland's Sturgeon hopes court will rule against Johnson Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has told DW she hopes the UK's Supreme Court rules that the prorogation of parliament was unlawful. Judges must choose between Scottish and English interpretations of the law....
18:51, 09/19/2019

Scotland’s Oli McBurnie to keep mouth shut in Belgium buildup Striker rues tainting preparations before Euro 2020 qualifier defeat to Russia: ‘The whole episode was a shock to me’The last thing Oli McBurnie needed was a leading role in another video nasty. As Scotland tumbled to defeat against Russia, the Sheff...
04:17, 09/08/2019

Royal Bank of Scotland appoints Alison Rose as CEO Royal Bank of Scotland has appointed Alison Rose as its new chief executive, becoming the first major British lender to appoint a woman to its top job....
15:34, 09/20/2019

UK PM Johnson booed by some people as he meets Scotland's Sturgeon British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was booed by some members of the public as he arrived to meet Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon in Edinburgh on Monday....
01:17, 07/30/2019

Scotland's HPV vaccine linked to 'near elimination' of cervical cancer The routine vaccination of schoolgirls with the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in Scotland has led to a dramatic reduction in cervical cancer in later life....
19:00, 04/28/2019

England beats neighbor Scotland 2-1 to open World Cup Ellen White got England off to a winning start at the Women's World Cup against Scotland on Sunday, curling in a shot to give the 2015 semifinalists a 2-1 victory against the tournament newcomers       ...
21:34, 06/09/2019

Scotland generated enough wind energy to power its homes twice It's no secret Scotland has a lot of wind farms, but it's now clear just how much electricity those turbines can produce. Data from WeatherEnergy shows that Scottish wind turbines generated just over 9.8 million megawatt-hours of electricit...
20:17, 07/15/2019

How Hearts are tearing up the women’s football template in Scotland As Scotland get set for the World Cup, Hearts are ploughing ahead with plans to replicate their boys’ academy setup for girlsAny notion that Heart of Midlothian could recruit a key member of staff from Manchester City appeared fanciful until recently...
18:17, 06/07/2019

Congress investigating Trump over US military trips to Scotland Conflict of interest concerns over military spending at Prestwick airport and discount offers at president’s resortCongress is investigating Donald Trump over a potential conflict of interest involving increased US military spending at Prestwick airp...
19:34, 09/07/2019

Scotland’s Jane Ross: ‘I had a feeling we were going to draw England’ The striker believes that, despite three tough games, their improving squad can advance out of their groupJane Ross knows only too well how tough qualifying for the World Cup can be for a European nation and, as the striker recalls with obvious relie...
16:17, 06/08/2019

Leader say Brexit shows Scotland must chart a new path BRUSSELS (AP) — Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says Brexit and the “horror show” of the British government leadership contest are signs that Scotland needs to chart a different future path, probably outside the United Kin...
14:51, 06/11/2019

England’s Lucy Bronze: We’ll go far if we can repeat Scotland first half • Bronze and Nikita Parris shone in opening victory• England face Argentina in Le Havre on FridayLucy Bronze swapped a hotel by the Mediterranean for a new luxury base adjacent to the somewhat chillier beaches of the English Channel on Monday but not...
07:00, 06/11/2019

Penalty was harsh but not deciding factor, says Scotland's Kerr A "harsh" early penalty took the wind out of Scotland's sails in their debut at the women's World Cup on Sunday but there were lots of positives to take from their 2-1 loss to England in Nice, coach Shelley Kerr said....
17:17, 06/10/2019

Fowl ref! Scotland bring out the rubber chickens at World Cup Scotland's hopes of reaching the last 16 at their maiden women's World Cup were dented by defeat to England in their opener but they have responded by bringing out their secret weapon for their next game against Japan - rubber chickens....
10:34, 06/13/2019

Rockall dispute: Scotland warns Ireland over fishing Scotland says it plans to take "enforcement action" against Irish vessels operating around the uninhabitable Rockall islet. Dublin doesn't recognize Britain's sovereignty of the rock, but has never claimed it for itself....
07:00, 06/09/2019

Scotland land at World Cup in better shape and in executive style • Judy Murray and Steve Clarke delivered pep talks beforehand• We’ve got a better style of play, says full-back Nicola DochertyIt is safe to assume Nicola Sturgeon has secured Nicola Docherty’s vote. Before the first minister facilitated the funding ...
04:00, 06/07/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen in Scotland and targeting yet another new record The world champion could break his previous high rating of 2903 in rapidplay if he is on form at the Lindores Abbey StarsAnother week, another record attempt. The world champion, Magnus Carlsen, makes his first visit to Scotland this weekend, with se...
14:00, 05/24/2019

The Mystery of Mount Heredom, Masonic Seat of Scotland Every country in the world has a handful of mountains which demand central roles in tales of lost treasures and mysteries of a supernatural nature, but only Scotland can claim to have a mountain so magical that not only was it mentioned in the Bible,...
01:51, 06/29/2019

Scotland v Cyprus: Euro 2020 qualifier – live! Euro 2020 qualifying updates from the 7.45pm BST kick-offPerisic shows no mercy as Croatia put early dent in Welsh hopesAnd feel free to email Scott your thoughts 8.09pm BST 22 min: More of that Cypriot possession. After stroking it around for an age...
21:17, 06/08/2019

Message in a bottle from Maine found 21 years later in Scotland A message in a bottle cast out to sea off the coast of Maine in 1998 was found earlier this month on a Scottish island — completing an epic 21-year, 3,000-mile journey, according to reports. Matt Rhoades was just 13 years old when he delivered ...
06:51, 07/31/2019

What we learned at the Collegiate Esports Championship Overwatch finals The Overwatch tournament at the Collegiate Esports Championship showcased the state of college esports, from the impact of funding to the way teams play....
23:00, 05/13/2019

Romesh Ranganathan: I’ve yet to add my youngest son’s name to my tattoos. And now he’s learned to read He’ll be upset when he discovers that I have both his brothers’ names, along with Richard Pryor and the Albanian flag – that last bagged me a free mealI have, over the last few years, become obsessed with getting tattooed. It started shortly after th...
12:17, 06/29/2019

What I learned writing about climate change and the US south for a year I crisscrossed a region – my own – that is mired in a culture of denial and delay. The conversation on the climate crisis has not changed fast enoughIt’s 96 degrees in downtown Beaufort, North Carolina, a place where I spent much of my childhood. The...
15:17, 08/07/2019

Eight things we learned in the UK government's pre-Johnson info dump Air pollution, plastic packaging, nuclear power plants, genome sequencing: just before Boris Johnson becomes prime minister, the UK government has put out dozens of documents. Here's what you need to know...
15:17, 07/23/2019

How One Father Learned to Live Again After the Death of His 2-Year-Old Daughter In 2015, 2-year-old Greta Greene was sitting on a bench with her grandmother when a brick fell from an eighth-floor windowsill and struck her head. She died the next day. Her father, journalist Jayson Greene, recounts the incident and its aftermath i...
20:51, 05/16/2019

What These Student Debaters Learned From the 2020 Democratic Debates For those who recently attended a debate camp, the Democratic debates were not a chance to undercut rivals or wring donations but something else: a lesson plan....
02:51, 08/05/2019

Opinion: What Ursula von der Leyen learned from Angela Merkel The EU is a game with three summits and, in the end, a German wins? In this case, yes. But Ursula von der Leyen's years in Berlin will prove ideal preparation for the European Commission, says DW's Maximiliane Koschyk....
22:51, 07/03/2019

Tarantino is back! 10 things we learned from Cannes 2019 Elle Fanning wins the style stakes, Quentin Tarantino gets movie nostalgia, film stars watch TV just like us, and everyone’s crazy about The LighthouseGood news from Cannes for anyone who went off Quentin Tarantino when he started making westerns and...
09:51, 05/25/2019

Everything I Learned Driving a Ford Shelby GT350R for 20 Minutes I remember a time when the only type of attention I paid to Ford Mustangs was when they peeled out and crashed from cars and coffee. But then I drove one, which was very good. Then I drove another, which was better. After that, I drove yet another, w...
23:34, 07/22/2019

Lesson learned, Osaka moves on after U.S. Open loss The prospect of a Naomi Osaka-Serena Williams U.S. Open final rematch that hung tantalisingly over the year's final Grand Slam disappeared on Monday with Swiss Belinda Bencic the spoiler by claiming a 7-5 6-4 fourth round win over the Japanese holder...
16:34, 09/03/2019

I learned the hard way: How you can avoid my credit card mistakes My credit card mistakes were easily avoidable and something to learn from. Here are three notable blunders you too can avoid.       ...
17:17, 06/17/2019

Here’s What We Learned From the Game of Thrones Panel at Comic-Con 2019 Game of Thrones may be over, but that doesn’t mean that fans don’t still have some lingering questions about the show’s eighth and final season. And during the highly-anticipated Game of Thrones panel that took place at Comic-Con 20...
01:51, 07/21/2019

Mike Tyson Says He Just Learned About Balrog In Street Fighter II In 1991, Street Fighter II was released. Now, in 2019, Mike Tyson just heard about Balrog, a character who also boxed and originally had a name that rhymed with Tyson’s, for the very first time....
17:00, 07/17/2019

Alligators in Florida have apparently learned to climb fences Run for your lives! Alligators can now climb fences. An alligator was witnessed scaling a chain-link fence at a naval air station in Jacksonville, Florida, over the weekend, a report said. The gator was spotted by resident Christina Stewart, who post...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) Pokémon Sword and Shield, the long awaited new entry in the Pokémon franchise for Nintendo Switch, is coming out November 15th. Now we finally know more about the region of Galor, the Pokémon adventure that awaits you there, and the pocket monsters t...
19:17, 06/05/2019

World-class Go-playing AI has learned to do really hard colouring-in An AI based on DeepMind's AlphaGo Zero AI has learned to solve graph colouring problems, which could ave many applications including allocating aeroplanes to flight routes...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Trey Gowdy: Unless Mueller 'fumbles,' not much will be learned from testimony There's little chance that former Special Counsel Robert Mueller will reveal any significant new information about his Russia investigation when he testifies on Capitol Hill later this month, former U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy said Friday....
06:51, 07/13/2019

Tom Brady learned 'Tom Terrific' lesson, dislikes nickname New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says he learned a lesson when attempting to trademark the nickname "Tom Terrific," drawing the ire of New York Mets fans....
22:17, 06/06/2019

5 Lessons the ‘Downton Abbey’ TV Team Learned About Filmmaking Julian Fellowes, the show’s creator, and the producer Gareth Neame had a lot of characters to work with and a lot of fans to satisfy. Here’s how they navigated the challenge....
18:34, 09/20/2019

Thor: Ragnarok's Taika Waititi Said to Write, Direct Thor 4 Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi has reportedly signed on to write and direct Thor 4, which is expected to feature returning star Chris Hemsworth in the title role....
12:51, 07/17/2019

Scotland crash out of Women’s World Cup after dramatic Argentina comeback Scotland crashed out of the World Cup in dramatic style after throwing away a three-goal lead against Argentina. They looked to be cruising to victory until a five-minute capitulation saw Milagros Menéndez score and goalkeeper Lee Alexander deflect t...
04:34, 06/20/2019

Jim Mallinder leaves England role to become Scotland performance director ‘This was an opportunity that I couldn’t refuse,’ says MallinderMallinder will work across Scotland’s men’s and women’s teamsJim Mallinder will join the Scottish Rugby Union as its new performance director. The 53-year-old had been working with the R...
10:51, 08/23/2019

Steve Clarke appointed Scotland manager on three-year deal • Head coach took Kilmarnock to third in Scottish Premiership• Clarke replaces Alex McLeish after 18 months in the postSteve Clarke has been appointed as the new Scotland head coach on a three-year deal, the Scottish Football Association has announc...
16:34, 05/20/2019

Trump Had Deal With Scotland Airport That Sent Flight Crews to His Resort The president’s business worked with the Scottish airport to promote tourism. The Pentagon had a separate deal for the airport to find lodging for service members stopping to refuel....
09:00, 09/10/2019

Phil Neville calls for bravery in World Cup opener against Scotland England’s manager wants his side to take risks in an intriguing World Cup opener in NicePhil Neville takes his seat at a near-deserted beachside restaurant and surveys the mid-morning scene. “Not bad,” says England’s manager gesturing towards the wav...
02:51, 06/09/2019

Scotland launches 20p deposit scheme for drinks cans and bottles Refundable charge to be added to glass and plastic bottles and drinks cans sold in any shopConsumers in Scotland will have to pay a 20p deposit on every bottle or drinks can they buy from shops under an ambitious new scheme unveiled by the Scottish g...
19:51, 05/08/2019

Shelley Kerr says Scotland ‘devastated’ after cruel World Cup exit • ‘We feel very hard done by,’ says coach after 3-3 Argentina draw• Neville looks forward as England beat Japan to reach last 16Phil Neville looked forward to the “business end” of the World Cup after watching his side defeat Japan 2-0 to reach the k...
06:00, 06/20/2019

At Scotland's beach airport, the runway disappears at high tide Scotland's Barra airport is the only airport in the world where scheduled flights land on a beach. Planes land at low tide, to avoid a watery arrival....
18:00, 07/16/2019

Success with Scotland as important as club glory, says Andy Robertson • Defender seeks to round off ‘incredible week’ with victories• Captain praises positivity under new manager Steve ClarkeIt is to Andy Robertson’s credit that he firmly rejects any suggestion of Champions League glory with Liverpool diminishing his a...
02:34, 06/08/2019

Anger as Church of Scotland decides not to divest from fossil fuels Despite agreeing upon climate emergency, delegates vote to back oil and gas companiesMore than 70 Church of Scotland delegates – including the outgoing moderator the Very Rev Susan Brown – have formally lodged their frustration at the decision of its...
18:34, 05/22/2019

Euro 2020 qualifying: Belgium’s Lukaku and De Bruyne see off Scotland • Lukaku and Kevin De Bruyne earn Group I win for Belgium• Germany beat Estonia 8-0 but Northern Ireland top Group CA goal in each half from Romelu Lukaku and an unerring late drive from Kevin De Bruyne consigned Scotland to a 3-0 Euro 2020 qualiifyi...
23:51, 06/11/2019

Royal Bank of Scotland names Alison Rose as new boss The Royal Bank of Scotland has named Alison Rose as its new chief executive, making her the first woman to head one of Britain's biggest high street lenders....
21:52, 09/20/2019

Buy a classic Guardian photograph: Swans at dusk at Linlithgow, Scotland This week in our Guardian Print Shop series we have an image shot by Murdo MacLeod of swans gathered in the evening lightWith the birds front-lit against a darkening sky, this photograph of swans at Linlithgow in Scotland may look like a glorious nat...
16:00, 09/20/2019

Caledonian Braves break new ground in Scotland by crossing continents More than 800 people from 30 countries are backing a club that is breaking the mould in Scottish footballChris Ewing has heard enough ridicule to last him a lifetime – or until 2025 certainly. That year was pinpointed by him for a position in Scotlan...
15:34, 08/10/2019

| McInally to captain Scotland as Jones, Hutchinson miss out on World Cup Stuart McInally will captain Scotland at the Rugby World Cup as coach Gregor Townsend axed centres Huw Jones and Rory Hutchinson from his 31-man squad....
17:34, 09/03/2019

Huge 1,400-Year-Old Pictish Burial Ground Found in Scotland In Scotland, one of the largest Pictish cemeteries ever found has been uncovered by archaeologists. It is believed to be at least 1400 years old.  ...
21:34, 09/16/2019

Dunes at Trump golf course in Scotland to lose protected status Agency wants to remove golf course area from Forevan Links site of special scientific interestThe spectacular sand dunes at Donald Trump’s golf course in Aberdeenshire are expected to be stripped of their special conservation status.Scottish Natural ...
14:34, 06/28/2019

'We are a country, not a county' - Jamie Murray hits out at LTA over funding in Scotland "Jamie Murray has once again vented his frustrations over Britain\u0027s tennis authorities failing to capitalise on the success of his brother Andy with proper funding for Scottish tennis."...
13:34, 09/17/2019

Scotland's MacIntyre takes halfway lead at European Open Scottish rookie Robert MacIntyre fired a bogey-free seven-under-par 65 to take a four-stroke advantage after the second round of the European Open in Hamburg on Friday....
08:34, 09/07/2019

Scotland drops aviation tax cut plans after declaring climate emergency Cutting passenger duty incompatible with new pledge to cut carbon emissions to net zero by 2045The Scottish government has dropped controversial plans to cut its taxes on aviation after Nicola Sturgeon declared last week the world faces a climate eme...
21:00, 05/07/2019

UK risks Scotland split, more austerity after a no-deal Brexit: Hammond British finance minister Philip Hammond warned contenders in the race to become prime minister that a no-deal Brexit could pull the United Kingdom apart and would deprive Britain's next leader of the money needed to end austerity....
00:00, 06/20/2019

Argentina overcomes late 3-goal deficit, knocks out Scotland PARIS (AP) — Florencia Bonsegundo converted a penalty kick in the fourth minute of second-half stoppage time on her second attempt, and Argentina overcame a three-goal deficit in the final 30 minutes for a 3-3 draw against Scotland on Thursday night ...
00:17, 06/20/2019

Eyeing new independence vote, Scotland sets out referendum rules Scotland's pro-independence government has set out new rules on referendums in the hope of holding another secession vote in the second half of 2020 if Britain's parliament gives the go-ahead....
15:17, 05/29/2019

Steve Clarke says ‘not closing door’ on absentees from Scotland squad • New coach intends to ‘make players know they are wanted’• His first squad has combined tally of 14 international goalsSteve Clarke has said he will not take a hardline approach towards players who have made themselves unavailable for Scotland. A we...
03:34, 05/29/2019

German pensioner quits big tour of Scotland after police 'harassment' An 83-year-old retired German has abandoned a tractor-and-trailer adventure to Scotland after police in England detained him for hours, and accused him of begging and being "too old" to drive....
10:51, 05/28/2019

U.S., NATO allies start Formidable Shield exercise in Scotland Nine nations, led by the U.S. 6th Fleet, on Tuesday began Formidable Shield, a live-fire integrated air and missile defense exercise in Scotland through May 19....
22:51, 05/07/2019

Inside the Military’s 5-Star Layovers at a Trump Resort in Scotland There is little evidence that stays by military personnel at President Trump’s resort in Scotland are part of a scheme to enrich him. But they have raised ethical and political questions....
12:19, 09/13/2019

What I learned about cars watching all 8 Fast & Furious movies in 4 days Enlarge / LOOKS LIKE THEM DUKE BOYS ARE AT IT AGAIN (credit: Universal Pictures) As of last week, I had never seen any movies in the Fast & Furious franchise. I probably missed the first one in 2001 because I was planning my wedding or something el...
22:17, 08/02/2019

5 things we learned from Billie Eilish's interview with Rolling Stone Billie Eilish is perhaps the biggest pop success story of 2019, and in her recent interview with Rolling Stone, the teenage singer opened up about her recent catapult to fame....
06:17, 08/01/2019

Robot version of our distant ancestor hints at how we learned to walk A robotic version of a four-legged animal that lived 290 million years ago suggests it had an efficient walking style despite spending some of its life in water...
18:34, 04/28/2019

How the parents of a toddler killed by a falling brick learned to heal Jayson Greene must have cut a strange figure as he raged into the winds of downtown Manhattan — shouting out his grief and anger on the sidewalk. Howling like a wounded animal was one of the techniques the bereaved dad used to deal with the shocking ...
22:17, 05/18/2019

Three things we learned from royal baby Archie's birth certificate Prince Harry and his wife Meghan kept much under wraps about the birth of their first son, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, in the morning of May 7....
00:51, 05/19/2019

Knicks’ ‘crazy’ Kevin Durant nightmare: When they learned Nets won, and what’s next Knicks owner James Dolan’s worst nightmare has unfolded as the crosstown rival Brooklyn Nets swiped Kevin Durant – and Kyrie Irving – from their paws. While the traded Kristaps Porzingis is expected to sign a long-term deal with the Mavericks, Durant...
03:51, 07/01/2019

Chernobyl is still horrifyingly relevant – the lessons have not been learned | Natalia Antonova Watching the Chernobyl TV drama made me realise that the lies and political expediency that led to the tragedy still occurI was two years old and living in Kyiv when the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster happened. In spite of my grandfather’s fa...
15:17, 06/10/2019

Everything I need to know, I learned from Toy Story: Life lessons from Pixar's most important series Any old piece of children’s entertainment can try to teach lessons. But it’s rare to find pop culture that does it with elegance and heart, and in such a way that the morals and values imparted by the story stick with people through the years, long a...
16:34, 06/24/2019

After being forced to cut prices in China, Apple still hasn't learned its lesson Apple's new iPhone 11 range commands a premium of up to 23% in China. While that's lower than the previous generation, analysts say that could hurt sales in China....
10:51, 09/11/2019

Everything We've Learned About Miranda Lambert's Love Life Based on Her Lyrics You can feel Miranda Lambert's emotional pain, and triumph, through her music. The 35-year-old country singer, who is nominated for three 2019 CMT Music Awards, divorced Blake Shelton......
14:17, 06/04/2019

10,000 Miles Owning a Buick Regal TourX Wagon: What I've Learned General Motors doesn’t want you to know that Buick is building a good car right now. Hidden in among the nondescript “That’s a Buick?” crossovers on lots is a beautiful machine built on the last vestiges of GM’s control of Opel. It’s the only America...
23:51, 07/03/2019

Pedro Munhoz has learned to balance passion for fighting with inner peace Munhoz's first fight wasn't in an Octagon, but a bar in Brazil against his cousins. Fighting is in his blood, and finding a balance hasn't been easy....
18:00, 06/04/2019

‘I’ve Been Told Lies.’ Young Chinese Recall When They First Learned of Tiananmen For 30 years, China’s Communist Party has worked hard to erase the memory of the massacre on June 4, 1989. Much of the world is aware that hundreds, perhaps thousands, of people died as tanks and troops rolled through Tiananmen Square in the he...
18:51, 06/04/2019

Everything I Learned While Getting Kicked out of America's Biggest Anti-Vaccine Conference It seemed virtually inevitable that I would be thrown out of AutismOne, a yearly conference that has been accused of being a hive of anti-vaccine sentiments, bad science, scaremongering and worthless products. The conference has, after all, ejected ...
21:51, 06/20/2019

Nick Nurse: the NBA champion coach who learned his trade in ... Britain? Before he coached the Raptors to an improbable NBA title, Nurse honed his craft in the British Basketball LeagueAs Nick Nurse went through some final preparations on Thursday night, a message came through on his phone from an old friend.“I get in tou...
12:51, 06/16/2019

Outsider or Insider? How Bernie Sanders Learned to Walk the Line Mr. Sanders was met with scorn when he arrived on Capitol Hill in 1990. But in the years since, he has evolved from a gadfly to a reliable team player....
21:00, 07/06/2019

UPDATE 1-Tennis-Nike learned from their pregnancy mistake, says Williams Serena Williams says Nike has learned from its mistake after the sporstwear giant changed its policy having faced criticism for freezing sponsorship payments to several pregnant athletes....
22:51, 05/27/2019

How Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Learned to Play by Washington’s Rules After nearly nine months in office, the progressive firebrand has swapped the combative brand of politics that swept her into Washington for a more careful political calculus....
01:51, 09/19/2019

The White House Learned Four Internet Words and Wants to Teach You How to Say Them Wrong Today, President Trump hosted his big “social media summit,” which coincided almost perfectly with a worldwide Twitter outage. Notably, the White House invited exactly zero social media company representatives to the event, but plenty of online consp...
23:34, 07/11/2019

Bill Walton Learned How To Enjoy Baseball In Real Time On the 50th anniversary of Woodstock, former NBA superstar Bill Walton made his way into the broadcast booth of NBC Sports Chicago to be the color commentator for a White Sox-Angels game. Walton was his usual self whenever he spoke, taking quantum le...
17:51, 08/17/2019

Djokovic rules, Serena falls short: What we learned at Wimbledon The Big Three remains, well, big (especially Novak Djokovic), but is Serena Williams running out of Grand Slam title chances? We look back at an eventful Wimbledon....
18:51, 07/17/2019

The Guardian was right to use a graphic image – but lessons have been learned | Paul Chadwick Readers’ criticisms about the photo of a drowned father and daughter included its placing and ineffective warnings“It is the visual stories that have staying power,” a picture editor once wrote. From time to time an image condenses a public issue int...
17:34, 07/01/2019

Ransomware: The key lesson Maersk learned from battling the NotPetya attack Protection is important - but it's equally as important to ensure your recovery process is strong, says head of cybersecurity compliance at the shipping giant....
15:00, 04/29/2019

Everything We Learned About the New Avengers Game at Marvel Games' Comic-Con Panel Today at San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel Games offered a closer look at what fans can expect from Square-Enix and Crystal Dynamic’s Marvel’s Avengers. Having given us a glimpse at E3 last month, we got to see a little more of just how this take on Earth’...
12:34, 07/19/2019

CBOE TO LIST CBOE S&P 500 BUY WRITE INDEX OPTIONS INTERLAKEN, SWITZERLAND, and CHICAGO, IL, September 4, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced plans to begin trading CBOE S&P 500 BuyWrite Index (1/10th value) options (ticker symbol BXO). The new options contract is expecte...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Officials Defend Military Unit’s Stay at Trump Scotland Hotel (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — Military officials are disputing a report that claims a joint Air Force and Alaska Air National Guard unit on a routine mission to Kuwait went miles out of their way to spend the night at a resort in Scotland owned by Pres...
14:19, 09/09/2019

Toothless Scotland crumble in face of Belgium’s superior attacking class Steve Clarke raised eyebrows with his pre-match assertion that Belgium might prove perfect opponents at the perfect time for Scotland. The manager’s attempts to boost the mood of a beleaguered football nation were undermined by harsh reality. Romelu ...
09:00, 09/10/2019

Scotland Yard Questioned Kevin Spacey Over Sexual Assault Claims LONDON — British police have travelled to the U.S. to interview Kevin Spacey about sexual assault allegations. The Metropolitan Police is investigating six allegations against the former “House of Cards” star, who ran London’s...
19:51, 07/06/2019

Military spent $184,000 at Trump’s Scotland resort, according to documents released by Democrats The House Oversight Committee is investigating whether Trump has violated a constitutional provision that prevents presidents enriching themselves through the office....
23:17, 09/18/2019

Scotland close to naming manager with Kilmarnock’s Steve Clarke favourite • Confirmation of manager likely by Monday at the latest• Aberdeen’s Derek McInnes still in frameThe Scottish FA aims to be in a position to confirm the national team’s manager by Monday at the latest with Kilmarnock’s Steve Clarke the leading candid...
05:17, 05/16/2019

Scotland Yard's Twitter account breached in series of bizarre posts Met police say people should ignore posts ‘until we verify that it is back under official control’ Scotland Yard’s principal Twitter account, which is followed by more than 1.2 million people and is used to provide important alerts in times of crisis...
02:34, 07/20/2019

Women’s World Cup: Arsenal’s Emma Mitchell left out of Scotland squad • Durham’s Zoe Ness also misses out on place for tournament• Captain Rachel Corsie will lead squad at their first World CupArsenal’s Women’s Super League winner Emma Mitchell has missed out on a place in Shelley Kerr’s 23-woman Scotland squad for the...
18:51, 05/15/2019

Rookies will pace Team USA against Europe when 2019 Solheim Cup tees up in Scotland Six American rookies, the most since the inaugural event in 1990, will try to lead Team USA to its 11th Solheim Cup win over Europe.       ...
14:34, 09/12/2019

Top Scotland civil court rules move to suspend Parliament illegal A three-judge panel in Scotland on Wednesday declared British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend Parliament illegal because its chief purpose was to hinder lawmakers....
23:00, 09/11/2019

UK PM Johnson heads to Scotland as local leader attacks no-deal Brexit Britain's Boris Johnson will make his first visit to Scotland as prime minister on Monday, his office said, as his Conservative Party's leader there said she would refuse to support a no-deal Brexit....
03:51, 07/29/2019

Congress Investigates Suspicious Air Force Trips to Trump’s Scotland Resort Violations of the Constitution’s emoluments clause have been an ongoing concern since Donald Trump moved into the White House. But the latest scandals appear to take this administration’s grifting to a new level....
21:51, 09/07/2019

Karen Bardsley questions ‘cruel’ VAR decisions after Scotland penalty drama • Lee Alexander judged to move off line too soon for save• England goalkeeper: ‘It’s strange to crack down on it’England’s goalkeeper Karen Bardsley has expressed misgivings about the use of VAR to judge the movement of goalkeepers, saying it seems “...
18:51, 06/20/2019

Belgium 3-0 Scotland, Hungary 1-0 Wales: Euro 2020 qualifiers – as it happened Romelu Lukaku scored twice for Belgium against Scotland, Gareth Bale missed a guilt-edged chance in Hungary and Northern Ireland made it four wins from four in qualification after a 1-0 win in BelarusRead our Euro 2020 qualifying round-up 10.17pm BST...
03:17, 06/12/2019

Scotland’s World Cup hopes hang by a thread after painful defeat to Japan The hopes of Shelley Kerr’s Scotland are hanging by a thread after a second World Cup defeat within six days of their first against England in Nice.Winners eight years ago and the runners up four years ago, Japan got over their opening match jitters ...
18:51, 06/14/2019

Scotland will build a massive battery to store excess wind power UK energy supplier Scottish Power plans to launch a massive battery-storage system to capture renewable power from its 214 wind turbines. The 50 megawatt lithium-ion battery will allow Scottish Power to store energy when wind speeds are high and rele...
20:00, 06/10/2019

'Lost village' found at site of most infamous clan massacre in Scotland Archaeologists excavating the scene of the most infamous clan massacre in Scottish history have unearthed parts of a "lost village" in the Highlands valley of Glencoe....
21:18, 08/13/2019

Bank of Scotland fined £45m over huge Reading fraud - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as Bank of Scotland is rebuked over its handling of fraud at its Reading branchHBOS fraud: £45m fine over bank’s failingsEarlier:Chipmaker IQE says Huawei ban is hurting global techIQE cuts ...
13:00, 06/21/2019

House panel probes fortunes of airport near Trump resort in Scotland A powerful House of Representatives panel could soon step up pressure on the Pentagon for documents about an airport near a Trump-owned golf course in Scotland that has benefited from U.S. military purchases since President Donald Trump took office, ...
00:34, 09/08/2019

Scotland calling: five areas new head coach Steve Clarke must focus on Steve Clarke has got the job, now he needs to make the setup appealing to players, reconnect with the public and pick a formation and stick to itIt may seem an obvious point but Scotland’s best chances of success lie in their players being available ...
20:51, 05/20/2019

Watch: England's Nikita Parris gets nasty nutmeg vs. Scotland at World Cup England star Nikita Parris pulled off a filthy nutmeg dribble move during her squad's group stage win against Scotland at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup....
18:00, 06/10/2019

Satanic Plaque and Altar Unearthed in The Queen’s Holyrood Park in Scotland In a secluded area of The Queen’s Holyrood Park in Edinburgh, Scotland, archaeologists have unearthed two mysterious objects, including a metal plaque depicting an upside-down pentagram with a horned beast in the center – most likely the demonic enti...
13:51, 06/22/2019

House panel is probing U.S. military use of Trump-owned property in Scotland The Oversight Committee has sought information on Pentagon personnel’s use of a Glasgow airport and visits to the nearby Trump Turnberry golf resort....
22:34, 09/08/2019

Soccer: Parris and White strike to give England victory over Scotland England's Nikita Parris and Ellen White scored first-half goals as the Lionesses defeated neighbors Scotland 2-1 on Sunday to make a strong start to their women's World Cup campaign....
21:34, 06/09/2019

US House Panel Probes Fortunes Of Airport Near Trump Resort In Scotland A powerful House of Representatives panel could soon step up pressure on the Pentagon for documents about an airport near a Trump-owned golf course in Scotland that has benefited from U.S. military......
19:17, 09/08/2019

The Fiver | Scotland manager Steve Clarke suffers his first crushing disappointment Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Finding itself on the back foot in the face of overwhelming global outrage for awarding the 2022 Ethics World Cup to Qatar, Fifa reacted with typically monotonous predictability and quickly hit upon ...
20:17, 05/23/2019

Soccer: Record home crowd as Scotland women beat Jamaica 3-2 Scotland beat fellow World Cup finalists Jamaica 3-2 at Hampden Park in a pre-tournament friendly on Tuesday in front of a record home crowd for their women's team of 18,555....
00:17, 05/29/2019

U.S. and Chinese Trade Teams Are in Contact Ahead of the G-20 Summit, a Chinese Official Says (BEIJING) — Chinese and U.S. trade negotiators are discussing ways to resolve disputes ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit in Japan later this week, a Chinese official said Monday. The sides were...
14:17, 06/25/2019

Elizabeth Warren Apologizes at Native American Forum: ‘I Have Listened and I Have Learned’ The forum in Iowa gave Ms. Warren a chance to showcase her plans to help Native communities — and to address the lingering controversy over her past claims of ancestry....
02:17, 08/20/2019

Thanos Nearly Decapitated 2014 Cap and Other Things We Learned From the Writers of Avengers: Endgame One might think it’s weird that two people with names you maybe never heard of had their own Hall H panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019. But it becomes clearer when one goes over the list of movies they’ve written. Captain America: The First Avenger. C...
04:34, 07/20/2019

Tarek El Moussa didn't 'anticipate' divorce from Christina Anstead: 'I've learned a lot' When Tarek El Moussa and Christina Anstead went their separate ways after 7 years of marriage, it wasn't something the HGTV star ever thought would happen in his life. ...
02:51, 06/15/2019

Editor in Chief of Major News Website Just Learned How the U.S. Government Works Imagine, if you can, becoming the GLOBAL EDITOR IN CHIEF of Business Insider (and INSIDER, a venture I still couldn’t define for you) without knowing one of the most basic facts about how American government works....
17:51, 05/30/2019

Aunties Don’t Sleep, Black Girls Are Not Magic and Other Things I Learned During CBC Week I’ve known about the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference for years, but I have never attended because a very close friend of mine went one year and came back infected with a disease from which she still suffers to th...
23:51, 09/16/2019

Jezebel Everything I Learned While Getting Kicked out of America’s Biggest Anti-Vaccine Conference | Jezebel Everything I Learned While Getting Kicked out of America’s Biggest Anti-Vaccine Conference | Deadspin KawhiWatch: Kawhi Leonard Definitely Packing Up For Los Angeles | The Root Alabama Quietly Passes Law Allowing Church With History of Racism...
02:34, 06/21/2019

After an encounter in an alley, I learned why women always need survival instincts | Emma Brockes Even in a leafy Massachusetts town, a woman can’t forget to be ready to run – it’s enragingI was in Massachusetts, in a leafy college town that seemed entirely made up of bakeries and gift shops selling dresses from the 1980s. The Amtrak railway stat...
11:00, 05/31/2019

Everything We Learned from the Jussie Smollett Case Documents Released by Chicago Police New details about the Jussie Smollett alleged attack case have been made public, following a judge's ruling to unseal legal documents. In late January, the 36-year-old Empire star......
03:34, 05/31/2019

What Leonardo DiCaprio Learned About Brad Pitt From Filming Once Upon a Time in Hollywood It looks like Leonardo DiCaprio is a pretty big fan of Brad Pitt. The 44-year-old actor shared what he's learned about his Once Upon a Time in Hollywood castmate at the film's Los......
02:17, 07/24/2019

"Lesson Learned": Kohli On Tweet That Sparked Dhoni's Retirement Rumours Virat Kohli said that MS Dhoni will "remain valuable" as long as he continues playing the game even as team management grooms youngsters like Rishabh Pant....
17:51, 09/14/2019

Kotaku Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) | Gizmo Kotaku Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) | Gizmodo YouTube: No, We Won’t Remove These Videos of Racist, Anti-Gay Harassment Because It’s Just ‘Debating’ | Jalopnik IndyCar Driver’s Withdrawal from O...
17:34, 06/05/2019

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker – what we learned from the Vanity Fair special JJ Abrams and co have hinted the finale will involve less CGI, more new characters … and screen time for Carrie FisherIn just under seven months’ time, a saga spanning nine films, three generations and 42 years will finally be over, bringing the epic...
20:34, 05/23/2019

I’ve learned to swim but changing in public will take longer to master | Coco Khan Where, I wonder, could I have learned to be comfortably nude?Since my first swimming lessons last year, I’ve made progress. Last week, I went for a country river swim, complete with frozen toes, refreshed lungs and floating condom wrappers.But there ...
19:17, 08/02/2019

Joe Manganiello, Deborah Ann Woll, and more on great storylines and life lessons learned from D&D Earlier this year D&D Live 2019: The Descent, the Dungeons & Dragons community gathered in L.A. for an “immersive entertainment experience” to learn about the latest D&D storyline and watch some of their favorite celebrities play it throu...
18:51, 07/17/2019

We just got an in-depth look at the gorgeous new 'Star Wars' game coming in November — here's everything we learned EA/Respawn Entertainment A major new "Star Wars" game is scheduled to arrive on November 15: "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order." The game is being made by Respawn Entertainment, the same studio that created "Titanfall" and "Apex Legends," and it's comin...
23:17, 06/09/2019

‘Pregnancy is a time bomb’ – what I learned about motherhood working in a women’s prison Pregnant women in jail are revered by other inmates – but the question of what will happen to the child is never far awayPrison is full of mothers. Mothers of adult children, who visit at weekends bringing grandchildren in tow; mothers whose motherho...
14:51, 05/22/2019

6 Bombshells We Learned About Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker from Vanity Fair Don't be afraid, we feel it too. The reluctance to read spoilers about Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. ...You will remove these restraints, because these are gold, and they......
17:00, 05/22/2019

False start to flashes of a star: Has Aaron Pico learned how to fight? Aaron Pico was once considered the best prospect in MMA. Then he lost his debut in 24 seconds. Returning to the site of his first loss, Pico details his plan for getting back on track....
01:51, 06/14/2019

The Tresses and the Tea: Everything We Learned at the 72nd Annual Bronner Brothers Hair Show It’s hard describing what many of us know as the infamous Bronner Brothers Hair Show to those who have never attended. Twice a year in February and August, it goes down—almost always in Atlanta—and the summer show is by far the most popular. Since it...
22:34, 08/20/2019