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Please Call Me inventor Nkosana Makate wants the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria to review and set aside Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub’s decision in January to award him R47m...

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Leading burger supplier sourced from Amazon farmer using deforested land Brazilian meat company which has supplied McDonald’s and Burger King bought cattle from farm using deforested land earlier this year, investigation showsThe world’s biggest supplier of burgers sourced meat from a farmer in the Amazon who had been fou...
00:00, 09/18/2019

Red Sox-Giants pick: Take the Under with Nathan Eovaldi dealing The Boston Red Sox have played 11 of their last 13 games to the Under and have been doing so without a heck of a lot of starting pitching. But Tuesday’s starter, Nathan Eovaldi, has been getting extended with his innings. Over his last four starts, h...
00:01, 09/18/2019

America Firsters aim to scrub Brian Hook off national security adviser list President Trump’s “America First” allies are waging a campaign to force Brian Hook out of consideration to replace John Bolton as national security adviser....
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NYC says 1.1M students can attend climate strike protest without punishment School districts across the country are debating whether to follow New York City’s lead after it allowed its students to participate in Friday’s global youth climate strikes without punishment....
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MS-13 member accused of kidnapping Tennessee high school student after refusing to join gang An MS-13 member has been accused of kidnapping a Tennessee high school student and beating him because he allegedly refused to join the violent gang....
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| Atletico's Simeone wary of 'beast in front of goal' Ronaldo Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has hailed Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo as a "beast in front of goal" ahead of the two sides' Champions League matchup....
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Georgia Hall calls on Ladies European Tour to capitalise on Solheim Cup success like Women's World Cup Solheim Cup star Georgia Hall has called on the Ladies European Tour to harness the success of Gleneagles just as women's football did after England's run at the World Cup in France....
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Watch: Mountain lion breaks into home, gets trapped in bathroom Authorities summoned to a California home on "reports of a break-in" discovered the culprit, a mountain lion, was locked inside the bathroom of the house....
00:03, 09/18/2019

Gas prices rose 3 cents in a day after attacks on Saudi oil. Here's where they could head A feared rise in U.S. gasoline prices after drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities could ease up as the kingdom brings crude production back quickly.       ...
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18 things you need to watch all your favorite TV shows this fall Grab everything you need to watch your favorite shows, from a popcorn maker to the best streaming device and more.       ...
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Chipotle adds carne asada to menu starting Thursday, but loyalty members can try early Chipotle is adding carne asada, a second steak option, to restaurants starting Sept. 19. Chipotle Rewards loyalty members can try early.       ...
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National Cheeseburger Day 2019: Where to get free cheeseburgers and deals Wednesday National Cheeseburger Day is Sept. 18 and restaurants including Applebee's, Burger King and Wendy's are celebrating with deals.       ...
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Andrew Yang's campaign cash giveaway raising legal concerns, despite Dem's claims Andrew Yang insisted to Fox News this week that his “small army of very, very, smart lawyers” assures him his pitch to give 10 random families $1,000 per month -- to spotlight his plan for a universal basic income for all adult Americans -- “is perfe...
00:34, 09/18/2019

Ecuador Investigates Data Breach of Up to 20 Million People The trove of personal details was found on an unsecured server in Florida, though it was unclear whether anyone had gained access to the information....
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VSCC forced into rare event cancellation due to lack of entries The Vintage Sports-Car Club has been forced to cancel a race meeting due to a lack of entries for what is believed to be the first time in its 85-year history...
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F2's Luca Ghiotto gets Fuji Ginetta drive, eyes more WEC outings Formula 2 frontrunner Luca Ghiotto wants more World Endurance Championship outings, following the announcement he will make his debut with the factory Team LNT Ginetta squad at Fuji next month...
00:34, 09/18/2019

Channel 4 extends live British Grand Prix TV deal The British Grand Prix will continue to be broadcast live on Channel 4 in a "multi-year" deal with Sky that secures Formula 1's free-to-air presence in the UK...
00:34, 09/18/2019

Betty Corwin, Who Preserved Theater’s Legacy, Dies at 98 By definition, live theater vanishes in the moment; Ms. Corwin pushed to have shows videotaped and deposited in a library collection, which she ran for decades....
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Trump Administration Set to End California’s Ability to Regulate Auto Emission Standards WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is poised to revoke California’s authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the federal government has the power to regulate greenhouse gas emissions and fuel economy. Conservative a...
00:34, 09/18/2019

The High-Risk Strategy That Could Hand Democrats the White House Over many years of following our beloved Philadelphia Phillies, my dad and I have often wistfully imagined that, in games where the Phils dissemble their opponent by a lopsided margin, the team could store some of that surplus in a “run bank...
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See Why This Key Stock Is at a "Very Precarious Juncture" Since the start of this bull market in 2009, the London Stock Exchange Group's stock has done very well: It's up 20x, thank you very much. It's also up almost 100% over the past year. So, why worry? Watch this free video for an eye-opening answer....
01:00, 09/18/2019

Tourists on double-decker buses are sticking gum all over street signs Visitors to the Big Apple are really sticking it to the city. Gum-chewing tourists on top of double-decker buses have been slapping their salivated wads onto Manhattan street signs as they pass underneath — turning them into a mess of masticate...
01:00, 09/18/2019

NY Times editors removed fact that Kavanaugh ‘victim’ doesn’t recall incident New York Times editors removed a key fact that undermined the paper’s weekend article leveling a new sexual misconduct accusation against US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh — that the alleged victim doesn’t remember the incident, its two report...
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9/11 responder Luis Alvarez’ widow gets Big Apple key to the city The family of late Ground Zero responder and 9/11 victims advocate Luis Alvarez received a symbolic key to the city Tuesday — and a moving eulogy from fellow victims activist Jon Stewart. “Luis Alvarez represented the quiet heroism of acting compassi...
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Most parents say their kids have ridden with a risky teen driver Nearly two-thirds of parents worry that their children have been in unsafe situations as passengers traveling with a teen driver, a new survey finds....
01:00, 09/18/2019

Merriam Webster adds 'dad joke,' 'red flag law' to dictionary Merriam-Webster took some notice of recent hot topics in the news -- "red flag laws," "fatbergs" and the "deep state" -- when it announced Tuesday that it added 530 new words and meanings to its dictionary....
01:00, 09/18/2019

Report: Federal spending per child falls, further decreases projected Federal government spending on children fell in 2018, driven by cuts to education and nutrition programs and reductions in child-related tax credits, a new report released Tuesday revealed....
01:00, 09/18/2019

Reports: Manhattan district attorney issues subpoena for Donald Trump's tax returns The Manhattan district attorney's office issued a subpoena for eight years of President Donald Trump's personal and corporate tax returns, his accounting firm confirmed Monday....
01:00, 09/18/2019

Jodie Chesney: Schoolgirl stabbed to death in park was 'entirely blameless victim' caught up suspected drug feud, court hears Schoolgirl Jodie Chesney was an "entirely blameless" victim caught up in a suspected drug feud when she was stabbed to death in a park ambush while listening to music with friends, the Old Bailey heard....
01:00, 09/18/2019

Does the iPhone 11 have a hidden feature waiting to be activated? Over the past few months rumors pointed to the iPhone 11 ‘borrowing’ a feature from Samsung. But that feature was a no-show at the official unveiling....
01:00, 09/18/2019

Extinction Rebellion stage funeral at London fashion week finale The activist group focused on fast fashion as a major factor in the climate crisis and called for drastic reformThe end of London fashion week was somewhat sombre on Tuesday evening. It culminated in Extinction Rebellion’s funeral march calling for t...
01:34, 09/18/2019

Tiny avocados and baby vegetables are a big hit Top chefs like their wines aged and their veggies young. “People want to have things at their peak freshness,“ chef Adam Bordonaro tells The Post. That’s why, like many chefs right now, he’s all about baby veggies at his West Village rest...
01:34, 09/18/2019

Kale-flavored candy canes are not the reason for the season Forget a lump of coal. This Christmas, naughty kids get kale. Kale-flavored candy canes have arrived to ruin the holidays, thanks to Archie McPhee, a Seattle-based novelty-toys and -candy producer. The company, which has been selling “impractic...
01:34, 09/18/2019

Trump lists familiar White House faces as possible Bolton successors U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday listed five possible replacements for recently fired national security adviser John Bolton, most of whom are already familiar faces from within his administration....
01:34, 09/18/2019

Massive U.S. geothermal lease sale draws few bids A massive government sale on Tuesday of geothermal energy leases in Nevada generated bids on just 26% of the land parcels offered, with most selling at the minimum price of $2 an acre....
01:34, 09/18/2019

UK's BAE Systems wins $318 million contract from U.S. Army Britain's BAE Systems said on Tuesday it has won a $318 million contract from the United States Army in order to upgrade M88 recovery vehicles to the M88A3 configuration....
01:34, 09/18/2019

Russian volcano eruption has caused rare purple sunsets all over the world Volcanic eruptions can often be devastating to nearby regions, but a remote volcano in Russia is responsible for some beautiful sunsets, according to researchers....
02:00, 09/18/2019

Reggie Bush set to return to USC as broadcaster, his first time back since NCAA fallout Former USC Heisman Trophy winner Reggie Bush will be back at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Friday as a broadcaster for Fox Sports.       ...
02:01, 09/18/2019

Not one MLB manager has been fired this season, but there could be 10 new openings come October There hasn’t been a single managerial firing yet, but just wait. There could be as many as 10 managerial opening when the regular season ends.       ...
02:01, 09/18/2019

Utah man named Lucas Falk once received part of Titans playbook because they thought he was Luke Falk Luke Falk is a quarterback for the New York Jets who made his NFL debut Monday night. Lucas Falk is a 28-year-old with a similar email address.       ...
02:01, 09/18/2019

Eli Manning through the years New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has been benched in favor of rookie Daniel Jones. A look back at Manning's football career.       ...
02:01, 09/18/2019

Iran’s Supreme Leader Says ‘No Talks’ With the U.S. Amid Tensions (TEHRAN, Iran) — Iran’s supreme leader announced on Tuesday that “there will be no talks with the U.S. at any level” — remarks apparently meant to end all speculation about a possible U.S.-Iran meeting between the two co...
02:02, 09/18/2019

U.K. Supreme Court Hears Case Arguing Prime Minister Boris Johnson Illegally Shut Down Parliament Ahead of Brexit (LONDON) — The British government and its opponents faced off Tuesday at Britain’s Supreme Court, arguing in a high-stakes legal drama over whether new Prime Minister Boris Johnson broke the law by suspending Parliament at a crucial time ...
02:02, 09/18/2019

Israel Votes in Repeat Election That Will Decide If Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Remains in Power (JERUSALEM) — Israelis voted Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power, despite a likely indictment on corruption charges. Netanyahu, the longest serving leade...
02:02, 09/18/2019

Trump Says It ‘Looks’ Like Iran Hit the Saudis, But Military Retaliation Isn’t Being Considered Yet WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump declared Monday it “looks” like Iran was behind the explosive attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities. But he stressed that military retaliation was not yet on the table in response to the str...
02:02, 09/18/2019

A Split Has Emerged in Venezuela’s Opposition Over Talks With Maduro CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A minority group of opposition parties in Venezuela agreed Monday to enter negotiations with President Nicolas Maduro’s government without the participation of U.S.-backed opposition leader Juan Guaidó, er...
02:02, 09/18/2019

Hurricane watch issued for Bermuda: NHC A hurricane watch has been issued for Bermuda as hurricane Humberto is expected to pass just to the north of the islands on Wednesday night, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
02:02, 09/18/2019

Brazil clears new pesticides as government aims to speed approvals Brazil's Agriculture Ministry on Tuesday approved 63 pesticides for commercial use as the government seeks to reduce a backlog of applications for new agricultural chemicals....
02:02, 09/18/2019

Tropical Storm Imelda forms near Texas: NHC Tropical storm Imelda, the ninth of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, has formed about 40 miles (65 km) southwest of Galveston, Texas, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday....
02:02, 09/18/2019

Andre 3000 May Have a New Album With Dr. Dre on the Way It’s been 13 years since Andre 3000's last studio album—long enough that many casual and devout fans of the rapper had squared up with the reality that Andre may never do one again. In fact, Mr. Three Stacks has seemed perfectly content acting, m...
02:02, 09/18/2019

1 in 16 Women Say Their First Sexual Experience Was Rape—and They Are Likely the 'Tip of the Iceberg' One in 16 American women considers her first sexual experience a forced one, according to a new study published by the Journal of the American Medical Association. The study, titled “Association Between Forced Sexual Initiation and Health Outcomes Am...
02:02, 09/18/2019

'I have no obligation to be honest to the media,' Corey Lewandowski says Lewandowski testified for roughly five hours before the Judiciary Committee on Tuesday afternoon, as the Democrat-led panel weighs whether to recommend that Trump be impeached....
02:51, 09/18/2019

Trump administration weighing retaliatory action against Iran after Saudi oil attack The Trump administration is weighing a range of options for a retaliatory action against Iran, including a cyberattack or physical strike on Iranian oil facilities or Revolutionary Guard assets, NBC reports....
02:51, 09/18/2019

Facebook working on smart glasses with Ray-Ban, code-named 'Orion' Facebook has partnered with Luxottica to develop augmented-reality Ray-Ban glasses code-named 'Orion', people familiar with the matter told CNBC....
02:51, 09/18/2019

Eli Manning’s reaction, and where Giants go from this mess Eli Manning did what he always does Tuesday — listed on the schedule as a day off for the players. He went to work. He was summoned upstairs to meet with coach Pat Shurmur and informed he was no longer the Giants’ starting quarterback. Manning then w...
02:51, 09/18/2019

Ross Barkley’s penalty miss costs Chelsea as Valencia win opener It was a night when Chelsea discovered that no competition is as unforgiving as the Champions League. This was a chastening defeat for Frank Lampard’s young side, who struggled creatively before paying the price for one lapse in concentration near th...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Frank Lampard says Chelsea defeat was harsh Champions League lesson • Chelsea lose 1-0 to Valencia in Group H opener• Manager defends Ross Barkley after late penalty missFrank Lampard admitted that his young Chelsea side were given a harsh lesson after opening their Champions League campaign with a 1-0 defeat against...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Napoli 2-0 Liverpool: Champions League – as it happened Dries Mertens and Fernando Llorente got the goals as Napoli capitalised on rare errors from Andy Robertson and Virgil van DijkRead Andy Hunters report from the Stadio San Paolo Round-up: Defeat for Chelsea, while Barcą and Inter are held 12.36am BST ...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Only Masters win could come close to Open triumph, says Shane Lowry • Lowry playing in Europe this week for first time since Portrush• Open champion is in the field for the BMW PGA ChampionshipTwo months have passed since Shane Lowry took delivery of the Claret Jug and with it, all manner of life-changing add-ons. Th...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Donald Trump Trump’s Cabinet has had more ex-lobbyists than Obama or Bush WASHINGTON (AP) — In less than three years, President Donald Trump has named more former lobbyists to Cabinet-level posts than his most recent predecessors did in eight, putting a substantial amount of oversight in the hands of people with ties to th...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Justice Department sues Edward Snowden over publication of new memoir The Department of Justice has sued Edward Snowden over the publication of his new memoir, arguing the book violates the non-disclosure agreements they say he signed with the CIA and National Security Agency. Snowden is a former NSA contractor who lea...
02:52, 09/18/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek reveals setback in cancer battle FILE – In this April 30, 2017 file photo, Alex Trebek speaks at the 44th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Longtime “Jeopardy” host Trebek had surgery for blood clots on the brain, but says he’ll be bac...
02:52, 09/18/2019

24-hour rainfall totals TUCSON – Here’s a list of the rainfall totals from the last 24 hours! ...PRECIPITATION TOTALS OVER PAST 24 HOURS... LOCATION 24-HOUR RAINFALL COCHISE COUNTY WEST TURKEY CREEK ...
02:52, 09/18/2019

Park Service Says Archaeological Sites Are Imperiled by Border Wall The National Park Service has warned that President Trump’s border wall will significantly damage or destroy more than 20 archaeological sites in the Arizona desert....
02:53, 09/18/2019

Trump Slams Homeless People for Ruining All Our 'Best' Doorways If President Donald Trump had even trace amounts of empathy in his wobbly pancake body, he might view homelessness as a moral stain on our society, and vow to address the fact that there are people without a place to live as an urgent human rights is...
02:53, 09/18/2019

These Uber and Lyft Drivers Can Tell You in Great Detail How They're Getting Screwed Thousands of Uber and Lyft drivers drove in a slow protest caravan in New York City today asking for stronger legal protections, just a week after California passed a bill that could reclassify those “independent contractor” drivers as real employees...
02:53, 09/18/2019

|RisingpricesfromSaudioilattackboostSasol'smarketcapbyR20bn After attacks on a key Saudi oil facility cut output for one the world's largest producers by half, a subsequent rise in the global oil price has buoyed Sasol shares....
03:17, 09/18/2019

iPhone 11 preorders start strong as consumers flock to the Pro models There’s no getting around the fact that iPhone sales over the past few years have been somewhat stagnant at best. This, though, shouldn’t come as much of a surprise given that iPhone users are holding onto their devices for much longer th...
03:17, 09/18/2019

You can’t even buy the Galaxy Fold yet and Samsung is already teasing a better foldable phone The Galaxy Fold failed to give Samsung the triumph in wanted this year. Making foldable phones is no easy feat and Samsung has been teasing these devices for years, to the point where everyone following the business was expecting the Korean giant to ...
03:17, 09/18/2019

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine 2019 UK review Want a fast executive saloon but don't want to shout about it? Volvo's new S60 T8 could be for you. We try it in the UK for the first time. Volvo’s very modernist approach to the performance saloon format. And it will be a direction that the establ...
03:51, 09/18/2019

US, Venezuela opposition majority renew support for Guaidó Venezuela’s opposition-led congress has again thrown its support behind Juan Guaidó, saying he’ll serve as the crisis-wracked nation’s interim president until they’ve ended Nicolás Maduro’s grip on power...
03:51, 09/18/2019

FedEx, smarting from Amazon breakup and trade war, warns on profit FedEx Corp warned on Tuesday that full-year earnings would miss analysts' estimates, as the U.S.-China trade war exacerbates a global economic cooling and the company manages fallout from its split with customer-turned-competitor Amazon.com Inc ....
03:51, 09/18/2019

After Tight Israeli Election, Netanyahu’s Tenure Appears in Peril The winner of Israel’s do-over election was too close to call early Wednesday, but exit polls pointed to serious obstacles for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu....
03:51, 09/18/2019

The robot that cleans floors and tells jokes More than 100 fully autonomous cleaning robots are coming to Singapore this year, made by local manufacturer Lionsbot. Ella's job is cleaning the floors at the National Gallery....
04:34, 09/18/2019

Europe's banks may be at risk of failing if negative rates continue: EIU Large banking institutions face the risk of failure if interest rates in Europe continue to stay negative, warns the global chief economist of the Economist Intelligence Unit....
05:00, 09/18/2019

Juul sales halted on Chinese websites just days after launch E-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc.'s sales have been halted on two websites in China, just days after it launched in the world's biggest tobacco market....
05:00, 09/18/2019

Tokyo transformed: Global sporting events put spotlight on Japan's capital Tokyo will host two of the world's biggest sporting events: The Rugby World Cup in 2019 and the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Check out some of the changes to the city that tourists will notice....
05:00, 09/18/2019

Anger over blue shark 'paraded,' cooked and eaten at British seafood festival Marine conservationists have expressed their anger after a rare blue shark was presented at a seafood festival in a British coastal city, before being cooked and served to the public....
05:00, 09/18/2019

Netanyahu's main election rival, Gantz, says it appears prime minister lost Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was in a battle for political survival after exit polls following Tuesday's election showed the race too close to call and the Israeli leader's decade-long grip on power weakened....
05:00, 09/18/2019

In Tight Israeli Election, Netanyahu’s Tenure Appears in Peril The winner of Israel’s do-over election was too close to call early Wednesday, but exit polls pointed to serious obstacles for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu....
05:00, 09/18/2019

Arles Amphitheatre – A Roman Treasure in the Soul of Provence Arles Amphitheatre (known in French as Les Arènes d'Arles) is a Roman amphitheatre located in the southern French city of Arles.  ...
05:51, 09/18/2019

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS OF HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY Event Category: Ancient CivilizationsEvent Date(s): 02/04/2020 - 10:15 to 04/04/2020 - 10:15“Interpreting identities in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea” The postgraduate students of the MA in the Classical Archaeology and the Ancient Hist...
05:51, 09/18/2019

350 Year Old Code Found In Milton’s ‘Paradise Lost’ Has an undergraduate student discovered a secret message in John Milton's epic poem Paradise Lost? ...
05:51, 09/18/2019

New York Jets lose QB Trevor Siemian for season following ankle injury New York Jets backup quarterback Trevor Siemian will miss the remainder of the season after sustaining significant ligament damage in his left ankle....
05:52, 09/18/2019

Reds' Trevor Bauer thinks team can contend beyond 2019 Star pitcher Trevor Bauer, who only signs one-year contracts because he wants to play for a winning team, told UPI he thinks the Cincinnati Reds can contend beyond the 2019 season....
05:52, 09/18/2019

PSG's Neymar gets Champions League ban reduced Paris Saint-Germain soccer star Neymar had his three-game match ban for the UEFA Champions League reduced to two games after partially winning an appeal to the punishment....
05:52, 09/18/2019

Chiefs' LeSean McCoy has no significant ankle damage Kansas City Chiefs running back LeSean McCoy had an MRI Monday after injuring his ankle in a game against the Oakland Raiders. The scan revealed no significant damage....
05:52, 09/18/2019

Nationals manager Dave Martinez has heart procedure Washington Nationals manager Dave Martinez did not travel with the team for their series opener against the St. Louis Cardinals due to his need for a heart procedure....
05:52, 09/18/2019

U.S. women's soccer star Alex Morgan injured, out for NWSL season United States Women's National Team soccer star Alex Morgan will miss the rest of the season for the NWSL's Orlando Pride after sustaining a knee injury....
05:52, 09/18/2019

Guggenheim's Minerd says aggressive Fed moves can delay recession, but not avoid it Guggenheim Partners global chief investment officer Scott Minerd warned on Tuesday the firm's recession forecast model showed a 58% chance of the economy being in a recession by mid-2020, and a 77%......
05:52, 09/18/2019

Raymond James to pay $15 million for improperly charging investors: SEC Financial services firm Raymond James & Associates, a unit of Raymond James Financial Inc , has agreed to pay $15 million to settle charges it improperly charged advisory fees on inactive retail......
05:52, 09/18/2019

Oracle rolls out Analytics for Fusion ERP The first Oracle Analytics for Applications service is here. The ERP analytics offering will eventually be joined by counterparts for human capital management, customer experience and supply chain management....
05:53, 09/18/2019

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads to Saudi Arabia to discuss Iran response President Donald Trump and top aides are sending mixed messages on how to respond to Iran over an attack on Saudi Arabia oil facilities.        ...
06:35, 09/18/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's fate uncertain after exit polls show no clear winner in Israel vote Exit polls in Israel's do-over election indicate no clear winner. The fate of Israel's longest-serving leader, Benjamin Netanyahu, looks uncertain.        ...
06:35, 09/18/2019

US government sues Edward Snowden over his new memoir 'Permanent Record' The suit claims Edward Snowden, living in exile in Moscow, violated the agreements by publishing the book without submitting for review        ...
06:35, 09/18/2019

GM dropped workers’ health care during the strike. The company says it’s standard procedure. "While on strike, some benefits shift to being funded by the union’s strike fund, and in this case hourly employees are eligible for union-paid COBRA so their health care benefits can continue,” GM said in a statement....
06:36, 09/18/2019

Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ series will shoot in New Zealand Amazon Studios' Lord of the Ring series will be filmed in the lush green forests of none other than New Zealand. The streaming platform announced today that production on the series will begin in Auckland in the coming months. Few details have b...
06:36, 09/18/2019

Facebook may be creating AR glasses with Ray-Ban's owner (updated) Apple might not be the only big tech company working on an augmented reality headset. CNBC sources maintain that Facebook is partnering with Luxottica (owner of Ray-Ban, Oakley and other brands) on AR glasses nicknamed Orion. The eyewear would be a f...
06:36, 09/18/2019

Millions of Americans' medical records are out in the open on the internet If you've ever visited a private medical clinic, your records could be at risk. A new joint investigation published by ProPublica and German broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk found that the medical data of some 5 million patients in the US is eas...
06:36, 09/18/2019

Corbyn reveals Brexit compromise in bid to head off row Jeremy Corbyn has attempted to head off a bitter Brexit row at Labour's conference in Brighton this weekend by spelling out a compromise policy which he hopes his party will support....
06:36, 09/18/2019

You Can Eat This Game's Box If You Want The physical copies of this year’s Football Manager game are made almost entirely from recyclable materials, from the case to the shrink-wrap to the ink that’s printed on it. You could even eat the cardboard, if that was something you ever felt the n...
07:18, 09/18/2019

Deloitte is testing Bitcoin in its canteen — but staff could get pretty hangry “Big four” accountancy firm Deloitte is allowing staff to buy lunch with Bitcoin as a means of testing its usefulness, Luxembourg Times reports. “We think it’s good to have our employees assess this new technology,” a partner at Deloitte’s advisory a...
07:18, 09/18/2019

Veteran American Journalist Cokie Roberts Dies At 75 U.S. journalist Cokie Roberts, regarded by National Public Radio as one of its "founding mothers" and a prominent political commentator on ABC News, died on Tuesday at 75 at her Washington home from......
07:19, 09/18/2019

Ex-Trump Aide Dodges Questions, Defends Him At Impeachment Hearing Donald Trump's ex-campaign director Cory Lewandowski offered a fierce defense of his former boss Monday in a contentious congressional hearing, the first under new Democratic guidelines governing a......
07:19, 09/18/2019

US 'In Denial' Over Saudi Attacks: Iran Foreign Minister The US is "in denial" over attacks on oil installations in Saudi Arabia, Iran's top diplomat said Tuesday, after Washington blamed weekend strikes on Tehran despite Yemeni rebels claiming......
07:19, 09/18/2019

5 Sofia Richie x Missguided Pieces to Up Your Flex Game We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
07:19, 09/18/2019

Saudi Arabia joins maritime protection mission: state news agency Saudi Arabia has joined an international maritime mission to protect commercial shipping in the Strait of Hormuz and other areas, Saudi state media reported on Wednesday, citing an official source in the defense ministry....
07:51, 09/18/2019

Preferably dead: Philippines' Duterte seeks freed inmates' capture Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has renewed an offer of big bounties for hundreds of convicted murderers and rapists set free in a corrections bureau blunder, and said he would be happier if they were caught dead rather than alive....
07:51, 09/18/2019

Mexico seeks to halt 'illegal' auction of pre-Columbian art in Paris Mexico's Foreign Ministry on Tuesday urged French elite auction house Millon to halt what it called an "illegal" auction of 120 pieces of pre-Columbian artifacts at an event scheduled for Wednesday in Paris....
07:51, 09/18/2019

Rockstar Games Launcher: We install it on Windows so you don’t have to [Updated] Enlarge / Right now, Rockstar is giving out a free copy of a 2004 game to entice you to install their new Rockstar Games Launcher on Windows PCs. We imagine more fare—including exclusives—will come to this storefront before long. But for now, Rocksta...
07:51, 09/18/2019

NBC Peacock is Comcast’s dive into the crazy streaming-video fray Enlarge / An artist's approximation of what today's newly announced Saved by the Bell reboot might look like, since it will include at least some original series actors. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) The streaming fragmentation war continues apac...
07:51, 09/18/2019

Amid the Renaissance Architecture of Florence, an Unexpected Villa For their debut project in the city, Dimore Studio managed to transform a neglected 1960s-era house into a deeply contemporary take on Italian Modernism....
07:51, 09/18/2019

| One in 16 American women forced into first sexual encounter: study One in 16 American women were either forced or coerced into their first sexual encounter, according to a study investigating the long-term negative impacts of such "trauma" on women's health....
07:51, 09/18/2019

| No-deal Brexit like 'burning your house down': UK Lib Dem leader Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson has warned in her party conference speech that a no-deal Brexit would be like "burning your house down" as she pledged to cancel Britain's departure from the EU altogether....
07:51, 09/18/2019

| Israel votes on Netanyahu's political survival Israelis have voted in their second election in five months that will decide whether to keep Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, in office despite corruption allegations against him....
07:51, 09/18/2019

| WATCH | Shock after Maine propane blast leaves one dead A propane explosion that levelled a newly constructed building after fire crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas morning, left a firefighter dead and several injured in Maine. WATCH NOW....
07:51, 09/18/2019

| WATCH | First swine fever outbreak confirmed in South Korea South Korea has reported its first cases of African swine fever, becoming the latest country hit by the disease that has killed pigs from China to North Korea, pushing up pork prices worldwide....
07:51, 09/18/2019

| Artists refusing to make gay wedding invitations win US legal battle Two Arizona artists who refused to create invitations to same-sex weddings due to their Christian beliefs were within their legal rights, the US state's top court has ruled....
07:51, 09/18/2019

'Silicon Valley' star Thomas Middleditch reveals swinging 'saved' his marriage Thomas Middleditch opened up to 'Playboy' about how his wife and he have an open relationship. "Mollie and I have created our own rules," he says.        ...
07:51, 09/18/2019

Greta Thunberg tells Congress: Save your praise... we don't want it if you don't do anything about climate change Greta Thunberg has told members of Congress to "save your praise" after she was hailed for her "superpower" in sparking a youth-driven fight against climate change....
08:17, 09/18/2019

‘You Can’t Tell Nobody’: Sheriff Plotted Murder of Deputy, Prosecutors Say A North Carolina sheriff is accused of not only failing to stop a plan to kill one of his deputies, but also giving tips to a plotter on how to get away with the crime....
08:19, 09/18/2019

Trump Others ‘the Hispanics’ During Appeal for Latinx Support at New Mexico Rally Never one to say die, Donald Trump was out on the campaign trail, presiding over a rally in New Mexico, in a bid to win over a state he lost by 8 points to Hillary Clinton in 2016 while also making an appeal to “the Hispanics.”...
08:51, 09/18/2019

Program lends hand to low-income animal owners A nationwide program is providing aid to pet owners in low-income neighborhoods to reduce the number of animals sent to shelters; Pets for Life provides free or low-cost animal medical services, supplies and food to clients. (Sept. 18)   &#...
08:51, 09/18/2019

Migrants: Danger faced before court in Texas tents Tent courts are the latest attempt to clear a massive backlog of asylum cases in the United States, but many migrants say they face violence and crime while they wait in Mexico. (September 17)        ...
08:51, 09/18/2019

Facebook oversight board won’t have mandate to change policy Facebook Inc will allow a new outside oversight board to make final decisions on whether individual pieces of content can be displayed on the social media site, but the group won't be able to make policy changes, the company said on Tuesday....
08:51, 09/18/2019

Facebook's Libra will be disruptive, says ECB's Coeure Digital currencies such as Facebook's Libra will disrupt the financial system, either by forcing central banks to innovate or by grabbing a global role that could challenge the dominance of the dollar, ECB board member Benoit Coeure said on Tuesday....
08:51, 09/18/2019

Germany's Scholz: We cannot accept parallel currencies such as Facebook's Libra German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Tuesday policymakers could not accept the emergence of parallel currencies such as Facebook's planned Libra, adding that Berlin would reject any such plans....
08:51, 09/18/2019

Jim Cramer: 'Stand pat,' even if the Fed doesn't satisfy the bullish investors "It's just not worth trying to game this market when you know that, eventually, we're likely to get lower interest rates" and potentially a NAFTA replacement, Jim Cramer says....
08:51, 09/18/2019

Pelosi explains what role business could play in bringing about social change In an interview with CNBC's Jim Cramer, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the country must address income disparity, create new jobs and lead in green technologies....
08:51, 09/18/2019

Pelosi to Cramer: There's no need to reinvent health care — just improve Obamacare "I believe the path to 'health care for all' is a path following the lead of the Affordable Care Act," House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tells Jim Cramer....
08:51, 09/18/2019

'Seinfeld' could be the last 'white whale' TV show for Netflix to snag As Netflix's rivals prep for their own streaming service launches, and snatch up content belonging to their own networks, Netflix could soon face a dry well when it comes to massively popular, 100+ episode shows....
08:51, 09/18/2019

Amazon tribe in Brazil patrols territory, braces for fight Deep in the Amazon rainforest, there is talk of a looming conflict over land as the Tembe indigenous group patrol the forest bracing for run-ins with illegal loggers...
08:52, 09/18/2019

What is the ideal heart rate when running? Keeping track of heart rate while running can help people maximize their fitness or weight loss goals. Learn about heart rate zones, safe levels, and how to measure heart rate here....
08:52, 09/18/2019

Human bodies can move on their own after death, study finds Dead bodies move on their own after death — likely due to processes of decomposition, researchers suspect, pointing to implications for forensic science....
08:52, 09/18/2019

Location-based VR is hot — but is it right for you? GUEST: In 2018 virtual reality hit the trough of disillusionment. Home use hadn’t proven itself in terms of payback for most of the developers despite a few well-received releases like Beat Saber. But this wasn’t a bad thing — dumb money stoppe...
09:19, 09/18/2019

3 sales tax issues that impact YOUR investments — and they’re serious By the end of 2019, 43 states will have completely changed the rules around collecting/remitting taxes for out-of-state sellers. Learn where the risks are.Read More...
09:19, 09/18/2019

Struggling Kicker Adam Vinatieri Says He Won't Retire Yet, But He Has "Demons" In His Head The Indianapolis Colts’ 46-year-old kicker Adam Vinatieri has looked depressingly mortal through the first two weeks of the NFL season. In two close games, he’s missed a total of two field goals and three extra points. Because Vinatieri’s an NFL all-...
09:19, 09/18/2019

Pirates Closer Felipe Vazquez Arrested On Child Solicitation Charges [Update] The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced Tuesday that Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested in Pittsburgh and booked in Allegheny County Jail, where he will await extradition to Lee County (Florida) to face one count of computer porno...
09:19, 09/18/2019

Australian carried his leg for two days after creek fall Neil Parker survived on a diet of nuts, a protein bar and candies for 48 hours after a tumble down a waterfall. The 54-year-old cited experience as a hiker and the thought of his family as essential to his survival....
09:51, 09/18/2019

Venezuelan opposition lawmaker Zambrano released from jail Edgar Zambrano had been detained on charges of treason following a failure to seize control in April. His allies have said his liberation was a result of global pressure and not one of goodwill from President Maduro....
09:51, 09/18/2019

Spain to hold a general election in November, PM Sanchez says Spaniards are set to head to the polls for the fourth time in four years. Although there is still time to form a coalition government, Prime Minister Sanchez has said there will be a "repeat election on November 10."...
09:51, 09/18/2019

Sensitive medical data for 13,000 Germans was available online for years Unsecured servers made it possible to access patient names, birth dates, treatment plans, even high-resolution x-rays and MRIs. Globally, millions of patients are affected....
09:51, 09/18/2019

Israel election too close to call: exit polls Exit polls show Netanyahu's Likud and the centrist Blue and White in a tie. Neither party has enough seats with their allies to form a majority, raising the prospect of tough negotiations for a unity government....
09:51, 09/18/2019

The way Netflix recommends shows and movies might surprise you It’s practically impossible to keep up with the sheer volume of new titles that hit Netflix every single month. From original programming to a revolving door of popular TV shows and movies, Netflix in September alone will introduce nearly 100 n...
09:51, 09/18/2019

Astronomers snap photo of second known interstellar object The astronomy world received a rare treat last week when an object presumed to be from outside our own solar system was spotted for only the second time ever. At the time, very little was known about the interstellar visitor, but in the days since it...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Number of migrants now growing faster than world population, new UN figures show The growing number of international migrants has now reached 272 million, outpacing the growth rate of the world’s population, according to new data from the UN’s Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), released on Tuesday....
10:17, 09/18/2019

Pornographer accused of lying to women skips town amid civil suit The owner of a California porn website who is being sued for allegedly lying to women to get them to have sex on camera has reportedly skipped town — despite being under subpoena to testify in the case. The lawyer for the 22 women suing Michael Pratt...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Teen admits to serving teacher semen-tainted crepe in cooking class An Ohio teen was sentenced to jail time after he admitted to serving a teacher a semen-tainted crepe as part of a sick joke during a cooking competition at his middle school, a report said this week. The 15-year-old admitted to bringing in a bag of h...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Russia releases Staten Island teen jailed for weed possession The Staten Island teenager who was arrested for marijuana possession in Russia while on a vacation with her mother and held in jail since late July has been released, authorities said this week. Audrey Lorber, 19, was sentenced to time served and fin...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Car plows into lobby of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle A car plowed into the lobby of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle Tuesday night, injuring two pedestrians, police said. The wild incident unfolded at around 8:50 a.m. when the out-of-control black Mercedes-Benz slammed through the glass-door entrance of the...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Creep busted for breaking into woman’s home and watching her sleep A Utah woman was arrested for allegedly breaking into another woman’s home and watching her sleep, according to a report. Tyra Jones, 27, was charged with burglary and criminal mischief for the awkward intrusion that took place about 2 a.m. Sunday, a...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Ex-Jaguar executive explains shock move to Chinese start-up Stanton left Jaguar Land Rover for new Chinese company Human Horizons Challenge of Human Horizons' autonomy-rich HiPhi 1 lured top engineer to China Mark Stanton was one of the big beasts in the British car industry. He built his career at Ford an...
10:17, 09/18/2019

Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona receives significant donation TUCSON, Ariz.- Arby’s is marking Hunger Action Month with a donation to the community food bank. The restaurant chain donated $3,500 to the food bank’s childhood nutrition programs, which was raised through Arby’s annual fundraiser that assists youth...
10:51, 09/18/2019

America’s aging population is leading to a doctor shortage crisis (CNBC) As America’s population ages and demand outpaces supply, a physician shortage is intensifying. Projections from the Association of American Medical Colleges say the U.S. will see a shortage of 46,900 to 121,900 physicians by 2032 in primary an...
10:51, 09/18/2019

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘VanEck and SolidX withdraw ETF proposal again — lol’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Rousseau used to say: Let’s add t...
11:17, 09/18/2019

3 dead as speedboat trying to set record crashes off Venice Italian firefighters say three people aboard a speedboat have been killed in Venice when their vessel crashed into a dike offshore of the lagoon city...
11:17, 09/18/2019

The hysteria surrounding Rob McCracken, Anthony Joshua and ‘concussion’ The criticism directed at Rob McCracken from certain quarters was completely unnecessary The post The hysteria surrounding Rob McCracken, Anthony Joshua and ‘concussion’ appeared first on Boxing News....
11:17, 09/18/2019

Anthony Crolla sets farewell fight Former champ Anthony Crolla on big Manchester bill with Taylor, writes Daniel Herbert The post Anthony Crolla sets farewell fight appeared first on Boxing News....
11:17, 09/18/2019

Two exciting Welsh title fights produce contested verdicts With arguments raging, both title scraps would be worth repeating. Gareth Jones reports from ringside The post Two exciting Welsh title fights produce contested verdicts appeared first on Boxing News....
11:17, 09/18/2019

China to tackle climate change with 'nature-based solutions' China said it will try to persuade other countries to support "nature-based solutions" to tackle the root causes of climate change, the country said in a position paper published ahead of a United Nations summit in New York....
11:17, 09/18/2019

The Fed Is Poised to Cut Rates Again. Here’s What to Watch. The central bank is set to announce its decision at 2 p.m. There will be a lot of moving parts, but policymakers are unlikely to do enough to satisfy President Trump....
11:51, 09/18/2019

3 Georgia Teenagers Fatally Shot in Attempted Robbery, Authorities Say The killing of the three teenagers, one of whom is said to have opened fire on three people in a Conyers, Ga., front yard, could represent a “Stand Your Ground” case if charges are filed....
11:51, 09/18/2019

CC Sabathia’s likely last start as a Yankee could clinch AL East The first one in pinstripes came in 2009 to open the new building. The last one, at least in the regular season and perhaps altogether, will come Wednesday night. CC Sabathia will make his final regular-season start at Yankee Stadium, facing the Ange...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Yankees piling up wins and injuries while defying logic We are well past the point of reason. The Yankees keep falling, keep getting back up and keep falling back down again. That’s the way it happened with Giancarlo Stanton and Gary Sanchez. With Luke Voit and Aaron Hicks. With CC Sabathia and Edwin Enca...
11:51, 09/18/2019

‘Utterly insane’ Jets-Patriots line could go higher The Jets are 23-point underdogs against the Patriots at William Hill sportsbooks for Sunday’s game in Foxborough, Mass., and that number could climb. “It’s utterly insane,” said Nick Bogdanovich, William Hill’s director of trading. “The Jets looked h...
11:51, 09/18/2019

Google Pixel Vs iPhone X Cameras, As Reviewed By Anand Mahindra Businessman Anand Mahindra, who is currently in New York, has triggered a spirited debate on Twitter about which phone camera - Google Pixel or iPhone X - takes better pictures....
11:51, 09/18/2019

The iPhone 11 has the same amount of RAM as the iPhone Xs and you shouldn’t give a shit Apple revealed its new series of iPhones last week. While the company released almost all specifications of these devices such as processor, camera sensors, and screen resolution, their RAM capacity and battery sizes were unknown. Now, thanks to the ...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Sara Gilbert steps up on 'The Conners,' lets go of 'The Talk': 'You get a bit of your life back' Sara Gilbert says she still has "warm feelings" about Roseanne Barr, and that Julie Chen's exit from "The Talk" was "tough."        ...
13:00, 09/18/2019

Samoa's tattooed rugby players to cover up at times in Japan Samoan rugby players will wear skin suits to cover their traditional tattoos during some training sessions at the World Cup in order not to offend their Japanese hosts....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Uncertainty over South Korea's World Cup visit to Pyongyang South Korea's soccer association is unsure whether its World Cup qualifier against North Korea next month will take place in Pyongyang or on a neutral ground....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Oil-Thirsty Asia Feels the Strain After Saudi Attack Effects from an attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil infrastructure this past weekend threatened to ripple across Asia, which has spent much of the past year increasing its reliance on crude exports from the kingdom....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Oil-Market Turbulence Whipsaws Junk Bonds Volatility in oil prices is whipsawing the U.S. high-yield bond market, with investors focusing on junk bonds of oil-and-natural gas companies. California Resources and Chesapeake Energy were the top-traded high-yield bond issuers....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Oil's Swings Reinforce Saudi Arabia's Key Role in Energy Markets The swings in oil prices after the attack on Saudi Arabian production facilities have reminded investors that the cost is still largely driven by the world’s largest exporter, despite the flow of U.S. shale output onto the market....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Raymond James Entities Settle With SEC for $15 Million Raymond James Financial has settled an order with the Securities and Exchange Commission over improperly charging fees and excess commissions and has agreed to pay the regulator $15 million....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Diego Simeone: 'If I want something I go after it ad nauseam' Simeone reflects on his life as a manager: from working in Argentina to winning trophies with Atlético MadridBy The Coaches’ Voice for the Guardian Sport NetworkMy youngest son, Giuliano, dipped his croissant in his milk, took a bite and looked up at...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Liverpool might be the best but the rest have done their homework | Barney Ronay Napoli showed how to play against Jürgen Klopp’s side by looking to exploit the space behind Liverpool’s full-backsIls sont les meilleurs! In the buildup to this game Jürgen Klopp had been at pains to play down any suggestion Liverpool came to Naples...
13:34, 09/18/2019

England mobile phone ban imposed for Rugby World Cup matchdays • England party briefed following Wales betting scandal• Six suspicious incidents of approaches in 2015 tournamentEngland players and staff have been told not to use their mobile phones on World Cup matchdays amid the Wales betting scandal that has r...
13:34, 09/18/2019

South Africa stick to winning formula for World Cup opener against All Blacks Springboks unchanged from last outing against JapanRassie Erasmus expects tight encounter in YokohamaSouth Africa’s head coach Rassie Erasmus has picked his strongest, most settled team to tackle New Zealand in the highest-profile fixture of the Worl...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Warren Gatland speaks after Howley sent home for suspected betting breach – video Wales head coach Warren Gatland has revealed he was 'shocked' by the news that his assistant coach Rob Howley had been sent home from their World Cup training camp in Japan due to a suspected betting breach. Gatland admited the news had sent shockwav...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Ranking NFL's 0-2 teams: Who should hit panic button and who's still alive? Starting off 0-2 doesn't have to be a death knell, but only 12.6% of NFL teams that dropped consecutive games to open the season made it the playoffs.       ...
13:34, 09/18/2019

Marc-Andre ter Stegen denies Marco Reus and sends message to Manuel Neuer Marc-Andre ter Stegen sent a powerful message upon his return to Germany. The Barcelona goalkeeper pulled off a series of top-class saves against Dortmund in a performance that will spark more national team debate....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Clear Skies In Mohali Ahead Of 2nd India vs South Africa T20I The Mohali match is being looked forward to after the first India-South Africa T20I at Dharamsala was rained out without even the toss being completed....
13:34, 09/18/2019

Microsoft's Bill Gates regrets Jeffrey Epstein meeting: 'I wish I hadn't' Microsoft founder Bill Gates says he regrets ever meeting with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein to discuss philanthropy, according to a new report....
14:01, 09/18/2019

Millions of Americans' medical images and data left 'unprotected' online, investigation reveals Medical images and health data belonging to millions of Americans -- including X-rays and CT scans -- are unprotected online and able to be seen by anyone with basic computer expertise, a scathing new report found....
14:01, 09/18/2019

Whether or not Roundup is safe, the gardener has better options Pesticides in general aren’t good for beneficial insects, birds and other animals, or for the rich soil biology that is the underpinning of any healthy garden....
14:02, 09/18/2019

Probe Launched As Computer Hardware Goes Missing From Aircraft Carrier In a suspected case of theft, some computer hardware has gone missing from the country's first indigenous aircraft carrier being built in the Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) in Kochi, police said....
14:02, 09/18/2019

Shivpal Singh Yadav Will Re-Contest From His UP Seat If Disqualified Shivpal Singh Yadav, president of the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSPL), has said that he is ready to seek re-election from his Jaswantnagar assembly seat in Uttar Pradesh if he is......
14:02, 09/18/2019

E-Cigarettes Banned; Health Risk To Youth, Children, Says Government E-cigarettes will be banned in India with immediate effect, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced on Wednesday. Envisioned as a tool to combat tobacco addiction, electronic cigarettes and......
14:02, 09/18/2019

Oil prices slip on Saudi pledge, financial markets look to Fed Oil prices cooled on Wednesday as Saudi Arabia's pledge to quickly restore production eased supply worries, while caution ahead of an expected U.S. interest rate cut kept wider financial markets in tight ranges....
14:34, 09/18/2019

ECB weighs investigating Deutsche Bank over alleged unauthorized bond purchases: sources The European Central Bank is examining whether to open a formal investigation into Deutsche Bank for allegedly buying some of its own securities without authorization, two people familiar with the matter said on Wednesday....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Futures on back foot before Fed policy decision U.S. stock index futures dipped on Wednesday as investors waited for the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates in what has been a rocky week for global markets....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Explainer: Why Asia's biggest economies are backing hydrogen fuel cell cars China, Japan and South Korea have set ambitious targets to put millions of hydrogen-powered vehicles on their roads by the end of the next decade at a cost of billions of dollars....
14:34, 09/18/2019

U.S. lawmakers urge Trump administration to restore India's trade privileges Forty-four members of the U.S. Congress have urged President Donald Trump's trade representative to restore trade concessions to India, saying the withdrawal of the privilege had led to retaliatory tariffs from New Delhi which were hurting U.S. indus...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Gujarat Extends Deadline To Implement New Fines For Traffic Violations In a partial relief to people, the Gujarat government on Wednesday said the new penalties for traffic offences related to helmet and pollution-under-control (PUC) certificates would come into force......
14:34, 09/18/2019

Netflix releases trailer for Living Undocumented series produced by Selena Gomez Today, Netflix released a trailer for Living Undocumented, a new documentary series about eight undocumented immigrant families living in the United States. According to a press release, the idea is to use their stories—which range from “harrowing to...
14:34, 09/18/2019

"Old Town Road" video director Calmatic is remaking House Party Fresh off of making the award-winning music video for “Old Town Road”—the greatest and most popular song of all time—director Calmatic is getting ready to make his feature directing debut. According to Deadline, New Line has tapped him to make a rema...
14:34, 09/18/2019

There was a flaming semen explosion at the bull fuck factory today We tried to think of another way to phrase it. We stared at the computer screen for a good and long while, hoping to think up a properly tactful, objective, mature way to cover this morning’s headline. But this is the best we could do, because appare...
14:34, 09/18/2019

End of the Netanyahu era? Worn-out Israel wakes up to political turmoil After an unprecedented repeat election, partial results show that Israel's two main political rivals have failed to secure a majority once again. This has left voters more exhausted and skeptical than ever....
14:34, 09/18/2019

'We're losing the race': UN secretary general calls climate change an 'emergency' António Guterres cites ‘fantastic leadership’ of young activists and is counting on public pressure to compel governments to honor the 2015 Paris AgreementThe UN secretary general says that he is counting on public pressure to compel governments to t...
14:34, 09/18/2019

US briefing: Israel election, climate strikes and Edward Snowden Wednesday’s top story: Netanyahu fights for his political life after inconclusive vote. Plus, Why TV weathercasters are the unsung heroes of the climate crisisSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with to...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Facebook to launch new Portal smart displays in Europe WhatsApp joins Messenger on camera-equipped photo frame-like device tied in with AlexaJust 10 months after launching its first voice-controlled, video-calling smart displays in the US, Facebook is trying again with new Portal, Portal Mini and Portal ...
14:34, 09/18/2019

The tiny algae at ground zero of Greenland's melting glaciers | Dan McDougall Greenland’s ice melt has been adopted by the world as a bellwether for climate crisis, but the impact on biodiversity has been overlooked. At an ice station on a remote Arctic glacier, scientists are looking to the smallest of life forms to predict t...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Tetris challenge: emergency services worldwide go flat-out in viral meme From Switzerland to Singapore, police, fire and ambulance departments are laying down their tools, and their bodies, to take part in a new craze“If you’ve always wanted to know what’s in a traffic patrol car, here you go.” On 1 September, the police ...
14:34, 09/18/2019

If the world ran on sun, it wouldn’t fight over oil | Bill McKibben The climate crisis isn’t the only reason to kick fossil fuels – the prospect of a war to protect Saudi crude reminds us of thatWe are sadly accustomed by now to the idea that our reliance on oil and gas causes random but predictable outbreaks of floo...
14:34, 09/18/2019

To decarbonize we must decomputerize: why we need a Luddite revolution Big tech claims AI and digitization will bring a better future. But putting computers everywhere is bad for people and the planetOur built environment is becoming one big computer. “Smartness” is coming to saturate our stores, workplaces, homes, citi...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Amazon's Lord of the Rings TV show to be filmed in New Zealand Auckland beats Scotland to NZ$1.3bn contract for what is expected to be the most expensive TV series ever madeNew Zealand will reprise its starring role as Middle Earth with confirmation Amazon Studios will film its new Lord of the Rings television s...
14:34, 09/18/2019

The homeless death of Aimee Teese: 'I didn't think it would come to this at 30' Aimee Teese 1988-2019: She was a much-loved mum with a ‘massive, infectious laugh’. So why did Aimee die in a tent in Liverpool city centre? We’re telling the stories of those who died homeless – here’s whyAimee Teese’s final words to her friend and...
14:34, 09/18/2019

Beto O'Rourke's stance on assault weapons buyback roils Texas politics Beto O'Rourke's aggressive push for mandatory buybacks for assault weapons has upended the gun debate nationwide, but perhaps nowhere more dramatically than in Texas....
14:34, 09/18/2019

Special report: How climate change is melting France’s largest glacier As the UN prepares its report on the fate of the world’s ice, Adam Vaughan visits the dramatically changing landscape of Mer de Glace near Mont Blanc...
15:00, 09/18/2019

Radio waves from electric devices may affect the body clock of insects Radio frequency fields appear to have an effect on cockroaches. If confirmed, the finding could mean that radio waves affect us too - but scientists are sceptical...
15:00, 09/18/2019

Monsoon Rains Above-Average For Third Straight Week: Weather Department Monsoon rains are crucial to farm output and economic growth because the agricultural sector accounts for about 15 per cent of India's $2.5 trillion economy....
15:00, 09/18/2019

Reliance Jio To Be Among Top 100 Global Brands In 3 Years: Report Reliance Jio now has a subscription base of over 340 million. Jio's current brand value is $4.1 billion, according to the report, titled "BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brand for 2019". The......
15:00, 09/18/2019

Sensex Ends 83 Points Higher As Markets Break Two-Day Losing Streak Stock market updates: Both benchmark indices gave up most of those gains by the end of the session, as gains in metal, energy and state-run banking shares were offset by automobile, pharmaceutical and......
15:00, 09/18/2019

'Racism rot is deep' in Italian football, says anti-discriminatory body Fare Italian football authorities and their disciplinary systems to combat racism are "not fit for purpose", says the chief of anti-discriminatory body Fare....
15:01, 09/18/2019

Streaming War Spurs Classic TV Arms Race Entertainment heavyweights have spent over $2 billion on classic television shows in recent weeks, in an effort to win over streaming customers who soon will have many more options to choose from....
15:01, 09/18/2019

Fed Prepares Second Rate Cut to Cushion Against Global Risks The Federal Reserve is likely to cut its short-term benchmark rate at the conclusion of its two-day meeting on Wednesday. The big question is what kind of clues the central bank offers about any more rate reductions....
15:01, 09/18/2019

Thief settles for doughnuts in botched East Village Dunkin’ Donuts robbery A bumbling thief settled for about a half-dozen doughnuts when he couldn’t pop open the register at an East Village Dunkin’ Donuts, cops said Tuesday. The sweet-toothed robber jumped over the counter at the shop on East 14th Street near A...
15:01, 09/18/2019

On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya fought several key battles But it was mixed fortunes for 'The Golden Boy' Oscar De La Hoya The post On This Day: Oscar De La Hoya fought several key battles appeared first on Boxing News....
16:01, 09/18/2019

On This Day: Felix Trinidad edged Oscar De La Hoya in disappointing superfight Matt Christie tells the story behind the September 18, 1999 Oscar De La Hoya vs Felix Trinidad showdown, one of the richest in boxing history The post On This Day: Felix Trinidad edged Oscar De La Hoya in disappointing superfight appeared first on Bo...
16:01, 09/18/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Vape shops push back at flavored e-cigarette ban Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
16:01, 09/18/2019

UK falls behind G7 rivals on work automation planning The UK is falling behind its G7 rivals when it comes to preparing for mass automation of the workplace and the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution, MPs have warned....
16:02, 09/18/2019

Huawei Gets Its Day in Court Huawei, which is at the centre of a titanic struggle over whether Chinese companies can be trusted with US data, will defend itself for the first time in a US courtroom this week....
16:02, 09/18/2019

Home favorite Osaka makes winning start at Pan Pacific Open Hometown hero Naomi Osaka recovered from a sluggish start to beat Bulgarian qualifier Viktoriya Tomova 7-5 6-3 and reach the quarter-finals at the Pan Pacific Open in Japan on Wednesday....
16:02, 09/18/2019

AELTC to invest in pre-Wimbledon grass court tournaments The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) said on Wednesday it would invest in grass court tournaments in Europe to improve player preparation ahead of the Wimbledon championships in 2020....
16:02, 09/18/2019

Stanton close to rejoining Yankees' lineup Outfielder Giancarlo Stanton, who has appeared in just nine games this season due to multiple injuries, figures to be back in the New York Yankees' lineup within the next two days....
16:02, 09/18/2019

Australian hiker had to ‘carry’ snapped leg while crawling for 2 days in search of help An Australian hiker described Wednesday how he had to “carry” his leg as he crawled for two days to get help after it “clean snapped in half” as he fell down a waterfall. Neil Parker, 54, told reporters from his hospital bed t...
16:51, 09/18/2019

Saudi Arabia vows to prove Iran backed ‘terrorist attack’ on oil facilities Saudi Arabia on Wednesday said it would reveal evidence showing Iran was behind the attack on its oil facilities as Tehran threatened to retaliate “immediately” if any action is taken against it. The Saudi Defense Ministry said it would p...
16:51, 09/18/2019

Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf calls on state Sen. Mike Folmer to resign over child porn bust Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf called for the immediate resignation of state Sen. Mike Folmer on Wednesday, a day after the Republican was charged with possession of child pornography. “We elect leaders to serve as a voice for those who do not have...
16:51, 09/18/2019

Politics is theater, so our critic is reviewing the performances of Democratic candidates. First up, Kamala Harris and the aura of authority. Peter Marks brings an analytical eye to the retail styles of a few Democratic candidates, starting with one of the front-runners as she makes a two-day swing through South Carolina....
16:51, 09/18/2019

The Philippines central bank: Is Duterte’s outsider a governor for the people? When the Philippines needed a new central bank governor earlier this year, no one expected the president to pick an outsider for the job. During his first months in office, Benjamin Diokno has promised – and started – to deliver measures to spur expa...
16:51, 09/18/2019

Okinawa PraisePro Electric Scooter Review Okinawa launched its new electric scooter, the PraisePro, in India and we get an opportunity to ride the new electric scooter and see how it fares as a daily ride....
16:51, 09/18/2019

Formula E: Mahindra Racing Announces New Team Manager & Chief Mechanic For 2019-20 Season With the 2019-20 Formula E season set to begin later this year, Mahindra Racing has appointed David Clarke as the new Team Manager and Paul Willett as the Chief Mechanic....
16:51, 09/18/2019

Lawsuit: AT&T signed customers up for DirecTV Now without their knowledge Enlarge / AT&T logo. (credit: Mike Mozart / Flickr) AT&T supervisors encouraged sales reps to create fake DirecTV Now accounts to make the online video service seem more successful than it really was, a class-action complaint alleges. AT&T "promot[...
16:51, 09/18/2019

Why Health Care Is Central To The UAW Vs. GM Strike Battle Updates on the UAW vs. GM strike battle, who’s going electric, and bad news for European auto sales. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, September 18, 2019....
17:17, 09/18/2019

Fed's job gets more complex as fed funds rate moves out of bounds Stress in U.S. money markets loomed over a Federal Reserve policy meeting on Wednesday with new data showing that the central bank's target interest rate had drifted outside the level set by the central bank for the first time since the 2007-2009 fin...
17:17, 09/18/2019

U.S. housing starts, building permits hit 12-year high U.S. homebuilding surged to more than a 12-year high in August as both single- and multi-family housing construction increased, suggesting that lower mortgage rates were finally providing a boost to the struggling housing market....
17:17, 09/18/2019

Anon Democratic Senators: Biden Good! Warren and Sanders Bad and Scary :( It’s tough for a Democratic senator this primary election cycle: six of your colleagues are all fighting to be the party’s next presidential nominee. The unspoken rule for most of the Senate seems to be that they won’t take sides this early, but the ...
17:17, 09/18/2019

Ohio deputies pull over Amish buggy with stereo system inside Police in Ohio had a curious encounter with two Amish men over the weekend, pulling over their buggy to discover it had been rigged with a massive stereo system....
17:17, 09/18/2019

Apple AirPod alternatives: These are the best true wireless earbuds around If you haven't noticed, headphone cables are no longer in fashion. That's because wireless audio sounds better than ever, compression formats for Bluetooth 5.0 are more reliable, flagship smartphones are shipping without headphone jacks, an...
17:51, 09/18/2019

Salesforce improves CRM searches with Einstein Search Providing a strong enterprise search experience is challenging for a variety of reasons, but Salesforce says its new search bar will help users be more productive....
17:51, 09/18/2019

Facebook still auto-generating Islamic State, al-Qaida pages WASHINGTON (AP) — In the face of criticism that Facebook is not doing enough to combat extremist messaging, the company likes to say that its automated systems remove the vast majority of prohibited content glorifying the Islamic State group and al-Q...
17:51, 09/18/2019

UKIP leader boycotts own party conference over low ticket sales UKIP's latest leader has boycotted his own party conference because of low ticket sales, drawing accusations that his behaviour was a "complete insult" to party members....
17:51, 09/18/2019

Chelsea showed why they are so reliant on Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham in Valencia loss It is a measure of the impact Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham have made at Chelsea that when one gets injured and the other has an off night, this is the end result....
17:51, 09/18/2019

Shakhtar vs Man City lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and latest injury updates Pep Guardiola insists he will find a solution to Manchester City's defensive crisis after John Stones was ruled out for up to five weeks with a thigh injury....
17:51, 09/18/2019

How to Fix a Stuck Zipper Zippers are great little things...until they get stuck. And that almost always happens when you’re either getting ready for an important occasion or event, running late, or both. But instead of ruining the fabric and your day, we have a few options f...
18:34, 09/18/2019

Find the Best Fall Foliage With These Crowdsourced Maps Fall foliage is gorgeous, but tricky. In some areas, you might wait all year for the leaves to change—only to wake up one morning and they’re all on the ground. Or if you live somewhere that doesn’t have four seasons, maybe you used prediction maps t...
18:34, 09/18/2019

DR Congo says Hutu militia commander shot dead The Democratic Republic of Congo's military says it has shot dead Rwandan Hutu rebel leader Sylvestre Mudacumura. The International Criminal Court had sought his arrest on war crime charges....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Deaths in custody — the culture of police torture in Pakistan Recent cases of custodial deaths have angered the Pakistani people, who are demanding immediate justice for the victims. But reforming the "police torture culture" would be a mammoth task. Haroon Janjua reports....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Ballroom meets the beach as Peter Pilotto opens Milan Fashion Week Peter Pilotto opened Milan Fashion Week with "a dose of solar optimism" on Wednesday, presenting a vibrant and colourful spring collection merging beach and ballroom inspirations....
18:34, 09/18/2019

Tropical Depression Imelda Hits Houston Area With Heavy Rain and Threatens to Bring More The storm is expected to drop 5 to 10 inches of rain, though some places could see up to 25 inches, and spur “life-threatening” flash flooding. Several school districts canceled classes on Wednesday....
19:18, 09/18/2019

Jalen Ramsey’s messy Jaguars exit: Trade offers, Tom Coughlin doubters Jalen Ramsey’s exit appears imminent and awkward. Without saying why or providing much insight, the star cornerback confirmed Tuesday that he wants out of Jacksonville and said he doesn’t want to be a distraction as Jacksonville prepares ...
19:18, 09/18/2019

Labor watchdog agency could gain all-GOP board in December The National Labor Relations Board, the main labor law enforcement agency, is on track to be completely controlled by Republicans in December. The five-seat board currently only has four members, and the term for its lone Democrat, Lauren McFerran, e...
19:19, 09/18/2019

The next recession could crush many with credit card debt The next downturn won't have to be as bad as the Great Recession for credit card delinquencies to become a big problem. Here's what you can do to protect yourself while times are relatively good....
19:51, 09/18/2019

South African firms' foreign operations could be at risk after xenophobic attacks A number of Nigerian-owned businesses and properties were targeted during the attacks, leading Lagos to repatriate hundreds of its citizens back to Nigeria last week....
19:51, 09/18/2019

GM drops workers’ health care during strike, a sign UAW impasse could drag on "While on strike, some benefits shift to being funded by the union’s strike fund, and in this case hourly employees are eligible for union-paid COBRA so their health care benefits can continue,” GM said in a statement....
19:51, 09/18/2019

Yes, There's a Sexy Halloween Costume for That We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. If......
19:51, 09/18/2019

CHEAP: Experience earbuds falling off your ear with $29 off AirPods with wireless charging case Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Imagine you’re listening to music on your AirPods, and just as you enter the subway, they fall down onto the tracks and you lose them forever. Don’t worry, you’re...
20:34, 09/18/2019

DxOMark announces new ‘Night’ and ‘Wide’ scores for phone cameras DxOMark, the site that reviews phone and digital cameras, has added ‘Night‘ and ‘Wide’ scores to its review rear cameras of phones. While the Wide score is a new addition, Night is a revamped score to include low-light photography (similarly to its n...
20:34, 09/18/2019

Comcast to provide free Xfinity Flex TV device for U.S. internet customers Comcast Corp said on Wednesday it will offer Xfinity Flex, its streaming media set top box, and a voice remote for free to its U.S. internet-only customers. It had previously charged those customers $5 per month for the service and remote....
20:34, 09/18/2019

France to host pilot plant for Franco-German battery consortium: source France will host a pilot plant to make electric car batteries, a French Finance Ministry source said, part of a pan-European project to rival Asia's dominance of the battery market....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Watch: Alex Bregman, Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back homers in Astros' 99th win Alex Bregman and Yordan Alvarez hit back-to-back home runs in the sixth inning of a win against the Texas Rangers, helping the Houston Astros clinch their 99th victory of 2019....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Anthony Bourdain's personal possessions, including prized meteorite chef's knife, to go up for auction The late chef's possessions include artwork, albums, apparel and a special knife, which is going straight from the chopping block to the auction block....
20:34, 09/18/2019

U2 to perform in Mumbai for first time, will end 'Joshua Tree' tour U2 has announced that they will be performing in Mumbai, India, for the first time in their careers with the concert set to end their long-running "Joshua Tree" tour....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Black carbon particles found in human placentas Damaging particulate pollution has been found on the fetus-side of placentas in pregnant women. However, some researchers question whether this actually means it can cross the placenta barrier....
20:34, 09/18/2019

Spain to hold fourth election in as many years after coalition talks fail Spain is set to hold its fourth election in as many years after acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez failed to secure enough support in parliament to form a government....
21:00, 09/18/2019

GM to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers in Canada due to slowdown at US plants during UAW strike General Motors announced on Wednesday that it plans to temporarily lay off 1,200 workers at its final assembly plant in Oshawa, Canada due to a slowdown at U.S. plants during a Union Auto Workers strike....
21:01, 09/18/2019

Kobe Bryant Clarifies Rob Pelinka's Story About Meeting With Heath Ledger, Who Had Already Died An ESPN article published this past May recounted a strange story: Lakers GM Rob Pelinka bizarrely claimed that Kobe Bryant was inspired by the depiction of the Joker in The Dark Knight, sought out and enjoyed dinner with Heath Ledger (who was dead),...
21:01, 09/18/2019

The Deadspin Idiots Identify Yogurt About a week ago, Hamilton invited me to take part in a “yogurt-tasting” video in what I assumed to be a feeble attempt to expand his brand as a guy who consumes and blogs about yogurt. He said it was an “honor” to participate, which was a lie: If yo...
21:01, 09/18/2019

Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid Are Already Teetering On The Brink Zinedine Zidane must have known this time would be harder. The once-former, now-current Real Madrid manager stepped away from the club after winning the 2018 Champions League final—his and the club’s third in a row, and the team’s fourth in five year...
21:01, 09/18/2019

Google Docs’ New ‘Live Word Count’ Is Weird and Exists Google has officially rolled out the most useful addition to Docs we’ve seen in years: a word count. Or, to be more specific, a feature that allows you to get the live word count for whatever document you’re working on. It’s a lot more convenient tha...
21:02, 09/18/2019

How Eli Manning is dealing with first day as Giants backup Eli Manning is handling his benching like Eli Manning. The Giants’ new backup quarterback spoke for the first time Wednesday, since coach Pat Shurmur announced rookie Daniel Jones would start Sunday’s game against the Buccaneers. The 16-y...
21:02, 09/18/2019

Adam Gase: Removing Jamal Adams from game wasn’t a benching Jamal Adams wasn’t benched. He was being protected — from himself — after committing consecutive penalties. That’s according to Jets coach Adam Gase. “I thought he was getting fired up pretty good. I said, ‘Hey, we need to be careful here...
21:02, 09/18/2019

Corinthia Hotel interiors: neighbouring penthouse sells for £10 million — but only after the beds were changed A multi-millionaire has bought the penthouse beside his favourite hotel, the Corinthia in Whitehall, but only after the beds and mattresses were swapped to the hotel's chosen brands....
21:02, 09/18/2019

A company will pay a Stephen King fan $1,300 to watch 13 of his scariest films by Halloween Much like his character It, Stephen King fever has roared back to life after a period of dormancy. But as remakes of the author's most popular works flood theaters and streaming services, it's increasingly difficult to discern casual viewers from dev...
21:03, 09/18/2019

Small businesses underestimate financial damage of cyberattacks The average breach causes an average of $149,000 in damages, yet most small-to-medium-sized businesses thought cyberattacks would cost them under $10,000, survey reports....
21:34, 09/18/2019

U.S. charges 58 in Texas with healthcare fraud, illegal opioid distribution Fifty-eight people have been charged with engaging in healthcare fraud schemes that centered on the illegal distribution of more than 6 million opioid pills across Texas, U.S. prosecutors said on Wednesday....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Baby gut study finds bacteria different after C-section births A huge study of babies' stool samples has found key differences between infants born vaginally and via Caesarean section, offering clues about the development of the human immune system, researchers said on Wednesday....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Novartis halts distribution of its Zantac versions amid probe into impurities Novartis AG's Sandoz unit said on Wednesday it was halting distribution of its versions of the drug commonly known as Zantac in all its markets, including the United States and Canada, after contaminants were found in the heartburn drug....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Roche bid to recycle Gazyva for lupus nephritis wins FDA breakthrough tag Roche has won the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's breakthrough therapy tag for its drug Gazyva in lupus nephritis, the Swiss drugmaker said on Wednesday, boosting its efforts to recycle the 2013-approved lymphoma medicine for new indications....
21:34, 09/18/2019

TriBeCa, the New Art Stroll With the decline of retail, storefronts in the Triangle Below Canal Street are filling with galleries — it’s New York City’s most unlikely new art scene....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Massive Bylong valley coalmine in NSW blocked on environmental grounds Independent planning commission refuses South Korean company Kepco’s $290m proposalThe New South Wales Independent Planning Commission has rejected the development of a coalmine near Mudgee because of significant concerns about environmental impacts,...
21:34, 09/18/2019

WeWork's Parent Postpones IPO WeWork’s parent postponed its initial public offering after investors questioned how much the company is worth and raised concerns about its corporate governance....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Powell says a 'sequence' of rate cuts could be needed if economy turns, but doesn't see that now Jerome Powell pledged that the central bank would engage in a "sequence" of interest rate cuts if conditions warrant, but he doesn't see that as necessary now....
21:34, 09/18/2019

Trump says Powell and the Fed 'Fail Again' — 'No guts, no sense, no vision!' The decision to cut rates followed a monthslong pressure campaign by Trump, who often criticized Chairman Jerome Powell by name as he called for lower interest rates....
21:34, 09/18/2019

YouTube’s fine and child safety online | Letters Fining YouTube for targeting adverts at children as if they were adults shows progress is being made on both sides of the Atlantic, writes Steve Wood of the Information Commissioner’s OfficeThe conclusion of the Federal Trade Commission investigation...
21:34, 09/18/2019

Chrissy Teigen accidentally posts email address, FaceTime hilarity ensues Chrissy Teigen accidentally publicly shared her email address. "oh my god people are FaceTiming me," she tweeted.        ...
22:17, 09/18/2019

How a hard-charging lawyer helped fuel a civil war inside the NRA After helping jettison his rivals, William Brewer III now counsels NRA chief executive Wayne LaPierre on some of the group’s most important decisions....
22:18, 09/18/2019

Loch Ness Monster ‘giant eel’ theory supported by new video The theory that the fabled Loch Ness Monster could be a giant eel has been given a boost, thanks to a video posted to social media showing a long, slender creature swimming in the River Ness. The Ness Fishery Board tweeted the video on Sept. 1, just ...
22:19, 09/18/2019

Stream unlimited documentaries for $1.25/month with CuriosityStream Whether you want to travel through Europe, explore the depths of our glorious oceans, or travel back in time to witness the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD, you can do so from your own couch. All you need is a subscription to CuriosityStream. This...
22:19, 09/18/2019

Porn star Jessica Jaymes found dead at California home Porn star Jessica Jaymes, who appeared in more than 200 adult films and was once Hustler magazine’s “Honey of the Year,” was found dead at home in California, it was reported Wednesday. Initial reports said she was 43, although onli...
22:19, 09/18/2019

Rare spotted zebra spotted at Kenyan wildlife reserve A tiger might never change his stripes — but it appears that a zebra can. A rare polka-dot zebra foal has created a stir online after pictures appeared across social media this past week. The equine oddity was spotted at Maasai Mara National Reserve ...
22:19, 09/18/2019

People like the idea of a carbon tax - if the money is put to good use Survey of people in the US suggests the public will support carbon taxes high enough to produce big emissions cuts - if they approve of how the revenue is used...
22:19, 09/18/2019

Climate change will boost risk of extreme flooding in northern Europe Climate change will increase the risk of heavy rainfall and storm surges combining to cause extreme flooding around the UK, Germany and other parts of northern Europe...
22:19, 09/18/2019

C-section babies have a different microbiome - but not for long Babies born by caesarean section have different gut bacteria to those born vaginally – but the differences largely disappear after six to nine months...
22:19, 09/18/2019

Lee Salem, Champion of Quirky Cartoonists, Is Dead at 73 He nurtured an empire of influential comic strips, including “Cathy,” “Doonesbury,” “Calvin and Hobbes,” “The Boondocks” and “For Better or for Worse.”...
22:51, 09/18/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500 ends near flat after Fed's mixed signals on future policy The benchmark S&P 500 index ended almost flat on Wednesday as Federal Reserve policymakers gave mixed signals about their next move after cutting interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point in a widely expected move....
22:51, 09/18/2019

UPDATE 1-Newmont Goldcorp offers $25 mln in projects to resolve Mexican mine conflict The world's top gold producer, Newmont Goldcorp, said on Wednesday it has offered $25 million in community investments and land rental fees to resolve a conflict at its Penasquito gold mine in Mexico's northern Zacatecas state....
22:51, 09/18/2019

Gun violence costs the US $229 billion annually, report finds The report, published by Rep. Carolyn Maloney, used data from the Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence and the Centers for Disease Control to estimate the cost of gun violence in all 50 states....
22:51, 09/18/2019

Backpacking Researchers Accidentally Discover Grasshopper-Eating Wolf Some of the most serendipitous discoveries about nature can be prompted by just about anything, like finding the first known venomous frog by accidentally grabbing the business end of one, or revealing a new owl species by eavesdropping on its unplac...
23:17, 09/18/2019

A Black Lady Sketch Show's Post-Apocalyptic Backdrop Is Its Best Joke HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show is exactly what its title tells you it is: a sketch comedy show centering and spotlighting a group of black, women comedians as they and a ridiculously impressive cast of guest stars act a damned fool in a variety of wi...
23:17, 09/18/2019

A Peek Into the Soviet Computer Revolution One of the largest and coolest collections of Soviet computers in the world resides in an apartment complex in Mariupol, Ukraine. Dmitriy Cherepanov started Club 8-bit with a small collection of computers built when the Soviet bloc was crafting its o...
23:17, 09/18/2019

A Filmmaker Set Out to Understand the Japanese Right. Now He’s Being Sued. A documentary concludes that conservatives who deny the sexual enslavement of “comfort women” are “revisionists.” Conservatives interviewed in the film say they were defamed....
23:17, 09/18/2019

Britain’s Supreme Court Is Thrust Into Center of Brexit Debate A case against Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament is testing Britain’s Supreme Court and its tradition of steering clear of political disputes....
23:17, 09/18/2019

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

Marcus Stroman knows the arduous road Luis Severino faces DENVER — Luis Severino took the Yankee Stadium mound Tuesday night, his first start of the season after battling multiple injuries, with the hopes of helping his team in October… which is only weeks away. Not many pitchers can relate to t...
23:51, 09/18/2019

Netflix in October 2019: Every new movie and TV series coming next month, and everything leaving With just a couple weeks left in the month of September, we’re finally closing in on the launches of Disney+ and Apple TV+. Both video streaming services are expected to launch in November, and once they do (especially Disney’s), the stre...
23:51, 09/18/2019

Iran Judo Federation suspended for ordering fighter to withdraw The Iran Judo Federation has been suspended from all competitions for trying to make judoka Saeid Mollaei withdraw from the World Judo Championships....
23:51, 09/18/2019

Congressional Democrats threaten to subpoena vaping company Juul over documents Congressional Democrats on Wednesday threatened to subpoena Juul Labs if the e-cigarette maker does not provide documents relating to its products and marketing practices, as a House panel looks into whether the company deliberately targeted children...
23:51, 09/18/2019

European and Asian chemical producers will benefit from reduced Saudi supply, analyst says David Begleiter, managing director of chemicals and agriculture at Deutsche Bank, discusses the potential long-term impact of the attacks on Saudi Arabia's crucial oil production facilities....
23:51, 09/18/2019

Pittsburgh-area DA won't prosecute Antonio Brown because of statute of limitations New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown won’t be prosecuted on a Pennsylvania sexual assault accusation because a statue of limitations has expired in the case, according to Pittsburgh-area law enforcement. ...
01:17, 09/19/2019

Yankees OF Stanton set to return to starting lineup New York Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was activated from the 60-day injured list Wednesday and is in the starting lineup for their home game against the Los Angeles Angels....
01:18, 09/19/2019

Pirates closer Vazquez charged with solicitation of a child Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star closer Felipe Vazquez is in police custody on multiple charges, including solicitation of a child, authorities said Tuesday....
01:18, 09/19/2019

The Fed and markets are on a collision course over interest rates, Blackstone's Joe Zidle warns Blackstone's Joseph Zidle predicts the Fed will cut rates but says Wall Street won't get what it wants, and stocks could fall as much as 20%....
01:18, 09/19/2019

Ilhan Omar urges Twitter to take down Trump's false tweet Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) today called on Twitter to take action against President Donald Trump’s account and remove a tweet in which he shared a false claim that Omar had “partied” on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.“They have a re...
01:19, 09/19/2019

Trump says the Fed should have acted faster but today’s action is fine President Donald Trump said the Federal Reserve's decision on Wednesday to lower interest rates was "fine" but the central bank should have acted sooner....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Stocks reverse losses, Treasury yields dip following remarks by Fed's Powell The S&P 500 and the Dow reversed losses to close higher on Wednesday and U.S. Treasury yields slipped after remarks by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell tempered the market's initial reaction to the U.S. central bank's policy statement....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Android 10 beta for Galaxy S10 and Galaxy Note 10 is almost here Unless you own a Pixel, waiting for the latest Android release to hit your device can be excruciating, but anyone who picked up one of the latest flagship phones from Samsung this year won’t have to wait too much longer. On Tuesday, SamMobile r...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Saudi Arabia oil attacks: Trump warns US could 'do some dastardly things' as he steps up retaliation threat Donald Trump has warned that the US could "do some dastardly things" as he stepped up his treat of retaliation over the recent attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Jodie Chesney trial: Drug dealer accused of murdering girl scout 'saddened at death but refused to help police' A drug dealer accused of murdering teenager Jodie Chesney claimed to be "deeply saddened" by her death yet he refused to help police, a court has heard....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo reveals price of fame in emotional Piers Morgan interview: 'I can't take kids to park... I want to be free' Christiano Ronaldo has opened up about his personal life in an interview with Piers Morgan, lamenting not being able to take his children to the park because of his fame....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Israel election: PM Benjamin Netanyahu refuses to concede defeat but faces fight for political life Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing lengthy coalition talks as he fights for his political life after he tied with rival Benny Gantz in early results....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Senate Democrats grill DOJ official over automaker investigation The Senate hearing comes amid a broader conflict between the Trump administration's plan to ease vehicle emission standards and California's compromise agreement with four automakers. ...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Italy and France agree migrants must be distributed around the EU The European Union must introduce a new, automatic system of taking in migrants saved from the Mediterranean, the leaders of Italy and France said on Wednesday, as they sought to patch up bruised bilateral relations....
01:51, 09/19/2019

U.S. reassessing aid to Solomon Islands after Taiwan ties cut The United States is reassessing its assistance to the Solomon Islands after the Pacific nation cut ties with Taiwan in favor of China this week, a senior official in the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) said on Wednesday....
01:51, 09/19/2019

U.S. Congress to advance 'Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy' bill U.S. congressional committees are due to start voting next week on legislation supporting human rights in Hong Kong, with measures under consideration including annual reviews of the Chinese territory's special economic status and the imposition of s...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Iran to hold annual Gulf drills with 200 frigates, speedboats Iran will hold its annual military parade on Sept. 22 in the Gulf with 200 frigates and speedboats, the semi-official Iran Front Page website reported on Wednesday, at a time of soaring tension between Tehran and Washington....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Teenage Vaping Rises Sharply Again This Year Preliminary figures from a national survey show that the prevalence of e-cigarette use among minors has doubled from 2017 through this year, despite national campaigns warning of the dangers....
01:51, 09/19/2019

The Best Way to Play Shooters on The Nintendo Switch Is With a One-Handed Keyboard and Mouse If you’re going to play shooters on the Nintendo Switch, like Warframe or the upcoming Overwatch port, you’ll want to use a keyboard and mouse....
01:51, 09/19/2019

DOTA 2 Cheats Are Getting Their Asses Banned Until 2038 Valve released a matchmaking update for DOTA 2 yesterday, and as part of that some players breaking the rules have begun receiving comically long bans....
01:51, 09/19/2019

Crying Suns Is Like FTL But With A Better Story After raising over €72,000 in crowdfunded donations last year, Crying Suns is set to arrive on Steam tomorrow, September 19. Its art style and core mechanics both draw obvious inspiration from similar, years-old releases, with a narrative that consta...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Pizza Hut’s Stuffed Cheez-It Pizza tests the limits of snack food fusion There was great curiosity in Takeout land when we learned that Pizza Hut was planning to release a Stuffed Cheez-It pizza. Would the Cheez-Its be scattered across the top, like Doritos on a Quad Cities pizza? Or would they be pulverized and pressed t...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Stunned onlookers watch man set himself on fire inside Iowa library A man walked into the busy atrium of an Iowa public library, doused himself with flammable liquid and set himself on fire before the eyes of horrified onlookers, police said Wednesday. “I will never un-see what I saw,” Mallory Young, 35, of Des Moine...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Trump warns he may do ‘dastardly things’ to Iran President Trump on Wednesday said he had no update on possible US retaliation against Iran for an attack on Saudi Arabia — but warned that there was “plenty of time to do some dastardly things.” “Nothing to report yet. We’ll probably be speaking to y...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Driver says he ‘blacked out’ before crashing Mercedes into Trump Plaza The driver who crashed his Mercedes-Benz into the lobby of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, hitting a concierge, told cops he “blacked out” before the mishap, according to a report. The 63-year-old from Larchmont was driving north on LeCount Place about ...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Over 50 US mayors endorse Pete Buttigeig for president More than 50 mayors from across America on Wednesday endorsed Pete Buttigeig for president, calling the young Indiana leader “a role model” for other mayors. “As we face unprecedented challenges, America needs leadership in Washington that gets thing...
01:51, 09/19/2019

Curry commits to 2020 Olympics: 'That is the plan' "Sept 18 (Reuters) - USA Basketball suffered a shock exit at the recent World Cup but their hopes of rebounding at the next major international event were given a welcome boost as Stephen Curry declared that he wants to make his Olympic debut."...
02:17, 09/19/2019

Viking berserkers may have used henbane to induce trance-like state Enlarge / Sixth century Viking matrix used in the manufacture of helmet plaques, depicting Odin accompanied by a Berserker. (credit: Werner Forman/Universal Images Group/Getty Images) The legendary Viking warriors known as berserkers were renowned ...
02:17, 09/19/2019

Bride-to-be turned Bahamas bachelorette party into a mission trip after Hurricane Dorian Rikki Kahley arrived at the Atlanta airport with nine women and 40 extra suitcases in tow. They were leaving for her bachelorette weekend.       ...
02:18, 09/19/2019

How Do You Fix … All of It? A group of leaders in business, politics and academia gathered to try to solve problems from student debt to carbon emissions. Here are their recommendations....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Conservation groups want U.S. to pressure Canada to protect right whales Nine U.S.-based organizations have sent an 11-page letter to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration expressing "deep concern" over the continued entanglement of right whales in Canadian waters....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Ilkay Gündogan lights up Manchester City’s easy win over Shakhtar Donetsk In the context of a defensive crisis caused by injuries to centre-backs Aymeric Laporte and John Stones, this was a particularly fine display from Manchester City.Pep Guardiola’s team could have claimed victory in this opening Group C game by double ...
03:00, 09/19/2019

Unai Emery rests Mesut Özil for Europa League opener to manage workload • Arsenal away to Eintracht Frankfurt in first group stage game• Manager wants playmaker fresh for Aston Villa game on SundayMesut Özil has been spared a potentially stormy return to Germany after Unai Emery opted to rest him for Arsenal’s opening Eu...
03:00, 09/19/2019

Shakhtar Donetsk 0-3 Manchester City: Champions League – as it happened Manchester City overran an outclassed Shakhtar Donetsk to get their Champions League campaign off to a winning start 10.25pm BST And with that, I’m done. Here once again is our match report. Bye! Related: Ilkay Gündogan lights up Manchester City’s ea...
03:00, 09/19/2019

Borderlands 3 Is Just Fun Enough To Ignore its Mediocre Story It was at some point after Katagawa destroyed the frogurt stand with a Death Star-style laser blast that I decided I didn’t like any of these people. I was on Promethea, a planet of long highways and tower blocks made of concrete and steel. Thi...
03:00, 09/19/2019

AT&T Considering Split With DirecTV AT&T is exploring parting with its DirecTV unit, people familiar with the matter said, a move that would mark a mark a sharp course correction in strategy for the phone giant....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Missing Paychecks Leave Small Firms Scrambling The FBI is investigating a payroll processor after about $30 million destined for paychecks and related tax payments went missing this month. Roughly 8,000 employees and nearly 400 companies have been affected....
03:00, 09/19/2019

2001 Photo of Trudeau in Brownface Makeup Roils Canada Election Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s campaign was thrown into turmoil when a photograph surfaced of him in brownface makeup at a 2001 private school party....
03:00, 09/19/2019

Israel’s Election Has Ended in Deadlock. Here’s What Could Happen Next Israel’s second election in fewer than six months has ended in political deadlock, leaving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu facing an uncertain future and paving the way for protracted coalition negotiations. As the official count filtered in ...
03:34, 09/19/2019

‘Unique and Exquisite’ 2022 Olympic Mascots Revealed (BEIJING) — A smiling panda and a walking Chinese lantern will be the mascots for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Beijing. The mascots were revealed Tuesday at a ceremony at the Shougang Ice Hockey Arena in the Chinese capital. Beij...
03:34, 09/19/2019

Atletico Madrid vs Juventus LIVE stream: How to watch Champions League online plus which channel on TV Two of Europe's heavyweights go head-to-head tonight in one of the ties of the round as Atletico Madrid welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one in the Champions League....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Grieving fans give music of Eddie Money, The Cars sales bumps In the days since Eddie Money and Ric Ocasek's deaths, the men's music has seen a bump in sales from grieving fans.        ...
03:34, 09/19/2019

Atletico late show stuns Juventus "Champions League Group D, Wanda Metropolitano Stadium - Atletico Madrid (Savic 70\u0027, Herrera 90\u0027) 2 Juventus 2 (Cuadrado 48\u0027, Matuidi 65\u0027)"...
03:34, 09/19/2019

Rachel Lindsay says she's 'bored' with ABC's choice for the next 'Bachelor' Former "Bachelorette" Rachel Lindsay says she's "bored" with ABC's choice for the next "Bachelor." The franchise named Peter Weber as the new leading man.        ...
03:34, 09/19/2019

WeWork's Neumann wants to live forever, be king of the world and first trillionaire, says WSJ According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann has floated the idea of becoming Israel's prime minister or leader of the world....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Trudeau Apologizes for Posing in 2001 Photo in Brownface Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday night after the publication of a photo from nearly two decades ago in which he appears at a costume party wearing brownface....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau's campaign hit with 'brownface' photo The photo depicts Canadian leader Justin Trudeau wearing a turban and robe, with dark makeup on his hands, face and neck. Liberal Party spokesman confirms the photo is of Trudeau....
03:34, 09/19/2019

Watch: Tourist slaps gum on sign from double-decker bus in Manhattan The confectionery vandal was seen slyly reaching up and adding a new piece to the mess of old chewy candy on the sign outside City Hall along Broadway at Park Place as the open-roof TopView coach drove slowly below....
04:18, 09/19/2019

Brooklyn man rescues sick dog, finds himself in ‘pretentious Park Slope BS’ A Brooklyn man saved a sick puppy and then launched an online campaign to help pay its vet bills — only to be slammed as a “scammer” by barking-mad neighbors, he said Wednesday. “The whole thing went off the rails … I was accused of trying to commit ...
04:18, 09/19/2019

Australia complete clean sweep with third T20 win in West Indies West Indies 81; Australia 83-1 (7.3 overs)Jess Jonassen stars with figures of 4-7 Australia’s utter dominance of the Twenty20 series against West Indies was confirmed with another comfortable victory in the Caribbean to seal a 3-0 series whitewash an...
04:19, 09/19/2019

Felipe Vazquez Admitted to Sex Acts With a 13-Year-Old, Police Say The Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher, who was arrested on Tuesday, said he drove to the house of the girl in 2017 and engaged in sexual activity in his car, according to the Pennsylvania State Police....
05:35, 09/19/2019

U.S. House Democrats introduce bill to fund government until Nov. 21 Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a stopgap government funding bill on Wednesday that would maintain current spending levels until Nov. 21 and avoid a government shutdown when funding expires at the end of this month....
05:35, 09/19/2019

Milan fashion week 2019: Who wears short shorts? Men Men in shorts is an age-old discussion — can they or can’t they get away with them? There are so many questions around such a small amount of fabric, and whatever your stance is, one thing is for sure: You better get ready to see even more men’s legs...
05:36, 09/19/2019

New round of DDoS attacks powered by WSD protocol By abusing an improperly implemented tool present in almost 1m network-connected cameras, DVRs and other IoT devices, hackers have discovered a new technique to amplify the effects of denial-of-service attacks.The new technique abuses the WS-Discover...
06:17, 09/19/2019

Data leak reveals how Russia uses telecoms for surveillance Documents found on an unprotected backup drive have given new insight into both the scope and scale of Russia's system for operative investigative activities or SORM that is used for state surveillance of citizens' calls, messages and data....
06:17, 09/19/2019

Attacks on Saudi oilfields show the world needs to move past oil: Former New Zealand prime minister Last weekend's attacks on oil facilities — and the spike in crude prices that followed — should show that the world needs to stop relying on oil, says Helen Clark....
06:18, 09/19/2019

Trump communication with foreign leader prompted whistleblower complaint: Washington Post President Donald Trump's promise to a foreign leader so troubled an official in the U.S. intelligence community that it prompted them to file a whistleblower complaint, the Washington Post reported on Wednesday....
06:51, 09/19/2019

America's Got Talent Season 14 Crowns a Winner Well this feels right. Kodi Lee has been named the winner of America's Got Talent season 14, which felt inevitable all season long. The 22 year-old singer and pianist is blind and......
06:51, 09/19/2019

Here's Why Tamar Braxton and The Real Ladies Are Still Feuding The ladies in daytime are keeping it real! It's been more than three years since news broke that Tamar Braxton would not be reprising her role as a co-host on The Real. In......
06:51, 09/19/2019

All the Details on Demi Lovato and Mike Johnson's Budding Romance and ''Instant Connection'' If this was an episode of The Bachelorette, Demi Lovato would definitely be giving Mike Johnson the first impression rose. But alas, this is not a reality TV show. Unlike The......
06:51, 09/19/2019

What's The Best Cupholder Mod For Cars That Don't Have Beverage Space? Now that I’ve got the wheels, tires, and suspension on my Mitsubishi Montero build right where I want them, the car’s edging closer to becoming the ultimate long hauler. But it’s missing a key component: it needs cupholders....
06:51, 09/19/2019

The FIA WEC Is About To Get A Big Dose Of Beautiful Race Car Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus is back at it again. This time the team has a plan to build this gorgeous race car—dubbed SCG007—to tackle the 2020/2021 FIA WEC season. It will compete in the “Hypercar” class against entries from Toyota, Aston Martin, a...
06:51, 09/19/2019

More Stickers, Thanks Today, Fiat debuted a resounding update of the 124 Abarth (already a good car) consisting of... absolutely no mechanical changes. Just some new decals. And you know what? I have no problem with this. Decals? Stickers? That’s the good stuff....
06:51, 09/19/2019

CC Sabathia’s emotional moment in likely Yankee Stadium goodbye If this was the end for CC Sabathia, it didn’t quite go as scripted, but the lefty walked off the mound to a standing ovation in The Bronx and a receiving line from his teammates in front of the Yankees’ dugout. Sabathia showed flashes of excellence ...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Daniel Jones’ presence brings one change to Giants’ offense Pat Shurmur doesn’t expect too much to change schematically with his offense this week as Daniel Jones replaces Eli Manning at quarterback. But the head coach and several players expect the 22-year-old rookie to infuse the ability to create time for ...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Anyway, Here's Justin Trudeau Wearing Brownface Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was photographed wearing brownface at a gala at his place of employment in 2001. Trudeau was 29 at the time and working as a teacher at a private school, according to a report from TIME Magazine published Wednes...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Just Days Ahead of Employee Climate Strike, Microsoft Announces Partnership with Chevron to Accelerate Oil Extraction Mere days before Microsoft workers are set to walk out of their jobs and publicly call on their employer to reduce carbon emissions and sever its ties with fossil fuel companies, the tech giant has announced a major partnership with two of the bigges...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Here's a Good Abominable Towering Hell Cage to Buy, for Billionaires The 131-story Central Park Tower on 57th Street in Manhattan—the tallest residential building in the world—has officially topped out. Step right up, ye wealthy, and purchase a piece of this cursed and doomed Tower of Babel!...
06:51, 09/19/2019

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Politely Hands Bad-Faith Republican His Ass Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg is in Congress today testifying about the disastrous, impending effects of global climate change—and guess what! Shitty Republicans are not taking her seriously....
06:51, 09/19/2019

Trump Is Spreading Dangerous Lies About Ilhan Omar and 9/11 It took just a few hours for President Donald Trump’s latest lie about Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar to fall apart, after the president boosted a patently false smear that Omar had “partied on the anniversary of 9/11.”...
06:51, 09/19/2019

'Mad Max,' Canada's populist candidate, has a score to settle and it could shape the election Maxime "Mad Max" Bernier, one of the most right-wing figures ever seen in Canadian federal politics, has a score to settle and nothing to lose - a potent mix that could shape the outcome of next month's national election....
07:52, 09/19/2019

Russia frees jailed protester as teachers, priests demand end to crackdown A Moscow court freed an opposition protester from custody on Wednesday, as school teachers and Orthodox priests told authorities to rein in a crackdown following the biggest anti-Kremlin protests in the capital for years....
07:52, 09/19/2019

| Trump says 'many options' on Iran response US President Donald Trump says he has "many options" in addition to military strikes against Iran and that details of newly announced sanctions would come within 48 hours....
07:52, 09/19/2019

| French woman 'killed by partner in front of their three children' A French woman was killed by her partner in front of their three children, prosecutors in northern France say, prompting hundreds of protesters to gather nearby calling for an end to deadly domestic violence....
07:52, 09/19/2019

Get Paid $1300 to Watch 13 Stephen King Movies Before Halloween Like scary movies? Dish might have the perfect job for you. The company is looking to hire someone to watch 13 movies based on Stephen King novels before Halloween. The salary? $1300....
07:52, 09/19/2019

How to Get a Bartender's Attention Without Being a Jerk People like drinking in bars, because that’s where the alcohol is. But, in the case of good bars, that’s also where the people are, which means you may not always get your drink as quickly as you think you should....
07:52, 09/19/2019

Israel election: Netanyahu and Gantz both vow to form next government Prime minister cancels trip to UN general assembly to deal with political crisisBenjamin Netanyahu and the opposition leader, Benny Gantz, have begun what could be a prolonged period of high-stakes political bartering after an inconclusive election i...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Kavanaugh should never have been appointed. Impeachment is our only hope | Moira Donegan In a just world, this man would never have been appointed to the court. The best we can hope for now is his impeachmentIt seems even more likely than it did before that US supreme court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is indeed a serial sexual assaulter. New...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Tom Hiddleston: why his Broadway play has one very satisfied customer A female audience member is reported to have had an orgasm during a saucy scene in Betrayal. The ultimate endorsement – or highly inappropriate behaviour?Name: Tom Hiddleston.Age: 38. Continue reading......
07:53, 09/19/2019

Ilhan Omar condemns Trump for spreading 'lies that put my life at risk' Democrat denounces president’s lies after he retweeted post that falsely claimed Omar was shown partying on 9/11 anniversaryCongresswoman Ilhan Omar has accused Donald Trump of putting her life at risk after the president retweeted a post that falsel...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Fans of China's own 'Loch Ness monster' deflated as beast turns out to be airbag Pictures and video of a huge snake-like object in the Yangtze river viewed tens of millions of times online A mysterious long, black object that was captured on video in the Yangtze river, and ended up captivating China with theories of its own Loch ...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Murder of lawyer in gangster case shocks the Netherlands Derk Wiersum, 44, was gunned down in an Amsterdam street in broad daylightThe murder of a lawyer for a key witness in a major Dutch organised crime trial has sparked outrage and calls for a tougher crackdown on violent underworld gangs.Derk Wiersum, ...
07:53, 09/19/2019

'We're a team': Greta Thunberg visits Barack Obama – video After crossing the Atlantic on a solar-powered boat, the climate activist Greta Thunberg visited Barack Obama in Washington. The former US president later shared a photo of the pair and praised Thunberg as 'one of our planet's greatest advocates'. Th...
07:53, 09/19/2019

Killer robots: why do so many people think they are a good idea? | Stuart Heritage According to a recent survey, 39% of us aren’t against machines capable of destroying humanity. Surely there are some things we can all agree onLaura Nolan is a modern hero. A former Google software engineer, Nolan resigned from her job last year aft...
09:17, 09/19/2019

Antonio Banderas calls ex-wife, Melanie Griffith, one of his 'best friends' It's been nearly four years since Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith saw their 18-year marriage come to an end, but the actor says he still has a soft spot for his ex. ...
09:18, 09/19/2019

Score $1,300 to watch 13 of Stephen King’s scariest movies Horror buffs, get ready to binge. Dish Network is offering one Stephen King fan $1,300 to screen 13 of his scariest film adaptations by Halloween and document the eerie experience. “Halloween is just around the corner, so it’s fitting you get cozy wi...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Madonna kicks off tour with intimate BAM concert Madonna was like a virgin — shiny and new all over again. In the first full concert of her sixth decade, the 61-year-old Queen of Pop ventured into unknown terrain, launching her “Madame X” theater tour at the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Howard Gilma...
09:51, 09/19/2019

‘The Devil Wears Prada’ musical sets Chicago premiere Gird your loins, Chicago — Miranda Priestly is heading your way. A highly anticipated musical based on Lauren Weisberger’s bestselling 2003 novel “The Devil Wears Prada” — and the subsequent 2006 hit movie starring Meryl Streep and Anne H...
09:51, 09/19/2019

How do you make more money when the Fed cuts rates? Savers are looking at lower rates, too, as experts forecast another Fed rate cut in September, and possibly in December.       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

GM dumped health care for striking workers. That poured gas on fire, expert says UAW members working in everything from scientific research to counter-terrorism pay union dues that help subsidize strike pay for autoworkers.       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Why another Fed rate cut is good news for your wallet ... mostly The Fed's rate cut Wednesday affects credit card, home equity line, savings rates. It's the Fed second cut in less than 2 months       ...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Combination therapy shows promise against fast-growing lung cancer A trio of mTOR, IGF1R, and MEK inhibiting compounds shrunk lung tumors in mice and cancer cells in humans caused by a mutation in the KRAS gene, suggesting a new treatment method for adenocarcinomas....
09:51, 09/19/2019

Torres Strait islanders invite Scott Morrison to see climate crisis first hand Islanders, whose homes already face inundation, have complained to the UN over Australia’s lack of action on climate changeTorres Strait islanders “embarrassed” by Scott Morrison’s appearance at last month’s Pacific Islands Forum will request he visi...
09:51, 09/19/2019

Yankees hoping Aaron Judge’s jammed shoulder isn’t a big deal Aaron Judge tried to make a diving catch on Albert Pujols’ single to right in the fifth inning of the Yankees’ 3-2 loss to the Angels on Wednesday night and ended up landing hard and perhaps jamming his right shoulder. The right fielder spent the res...
10:34, 09/19/2019

A good first step for Yankees’ Giancarlo Stanton As far as opportune timing goes, Giancarlo Stanton’s return to the Yankees’ lineup is right on schedule. Shortly after the Yankees reinstated the slugger from the 60-day injured list, Stanton hit fifth and started in left field during Wednesday night...
10:34, 09/19/2019

The Yankees’ expected celebration never came The workers did what seemed sensible, lugging the plastic from a golf cart into the Yankees clubhouse. Soon, in the privacy of their own clubhouse, the Yankees would be able to celebrate a first-place finish for the first time since 2012. All they ne...
10:34, 09/19/2019

Yankees’ long night lacks champagne party It was nearly 1 a.m. when the Yankees finally left their clubhouse in The Bronx, knowing they had to wait at least one more day to clinch their first AL East title since 2012. They had their chances Wednesday night/Thursday morning, first in a 3-2 lo...
10:34, 09/19/2019

Trump's new national security adviser Robert O'Brien was hailed by Mitt Romney in 2016 Incoming White House national security adviser Robert O’Brien was pushed by Mitt Romney, a Trump critic and failed 2012 Republican nominee, as an ideal person for the role in 2016....
11:00, 09/19/2019

Time is running out to send your name to Mars on the 2020 rover If there’s one thing you can say about NASA it’s that the space agency really does do its best to make its projects accessible to even the most casual space fans. In recent years, NASA has made a habit out of sending the names of everyday...
11:00, 09/19/2019

| Israel elections: Netanyahu's rule threatened by deadlocked Israeli polls Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's long grip on power appears in jeopardy after elections have left him tied with his main challenger Benny Gantz, raising the prospect of tough negotiations to build a unity government or even the end of the Israeli ...
11:00, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Britain's Barclay urges EU to be flexible, creative over Brexit Britain's Brexit minister Stephen Barclay urged the European Union to show flexibility and creativity over Brexit on Thursday, saying the Irish backstop arrangement "has to go" and that Britain was prepared to leave without a deal if needed....
11:34, 09/19/2019

CORRECTED-UTC technology chief Eremenko steps down The chief technology officer of United Technologies Corp, Paul Eremenko, has stepped down, just under two years after moving to the U.S. conglomerate from Europe's Airbus....
11:34, 09/19/2019

SNB cuts banks a break on sight deposits by lifting threshold The Swiss National Bank eased the burden on banks on Thursday by raising the exemption threshold for negative interest rates on sight deposits to 25 times minimum reserves from Nov.1, versus the previous threshold of 20 times....
11:34, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Swiss National Bank bucks easing trend by freezing rates The Swiss National Bank kept its ultra-expansive monetary policy in place on Thursday, declining to match the European Central Bank and the U.S. Federal Reserve in cutting interest rates to tackle a global economic slowdown....
11:34, 09/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Diageo keeps organic sales forecast, says not immune to trade policy changes Spirits maker Diageo Plc said on Thursday it was "not immune" to changes in global trade policies, but based on the current environment expects to meet its full-year organic sales targets....
11:34, 09/19/2019

Jose Mourinho: 'Eto'o deserved to win a Ballon d'Or' Former Chelsea and Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho believes Cameroon's Samuel Eto'o should have been crowned the world's best player at least once....
11:34, 09/19/2019

Malaysia to push Southeast Asian nations for long-term solution to smog Malaysia will push its Southeast Asian neighbors to strengthen cooperation in finding a long-term solution for smog wafted across the region from forest fires in Indonesia, its environment minister said on Thursday....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Banks rallied on a Fed cut, and that's a 'very positive' sign, Jim Cramer says Investors bought bank stocks because there's a chance the Federal Reserve's interest rate cut may "put an end to this artificially inverted yield curve," Jim Cramer says....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Buffett protégé Tracy Britt Cool leaving Berkshire Hathaway One of Warren Buffett’s youngest protégés is parting ways with Berkshire Hathaway — to start a rival company. Tracy Britt Cool — who started at Berkshire in 2009 when she was just 25 — is launching an investment firm that will own smaller companies —...
12:34, 09/19/2019

Female engineer sues Google for sex-discrimination A former Wall Street executive jumped ship to Google only to be stiffed out of hundreds of thousands of dollars after the search engine giant passed her over for promotion in favor of less qualified men, a lawsuit says. Ulku Rowe — who had 22 years o...
12:34, 09/19/2019

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates amid fears of global slowdown A divided Federal Reserve eased interest rates on Wednesday amid mixed signals over the direction of the economy and growing pressure from President Trump. Just seven of 10 Fed officials under Chairman Jerome “Jay” Powell backed the second reduction,...
12:34, 09/19/2019

How To Transfer PF Balance With Previous Employer To New Employer Employees' Provident Fund Organization or EPFO, the nodal agency that monitors Employees' Provident Fund contributions, allows the subscriber - or employees of an organisation of 20 or more......
12:34, 09/19/2019

Reliance Jio Tops Subscription Race In July; Airtel, Vodafone Idea Lose Jio added 85.39 lakh customers in July to take its total subscriber base to 33.97 crore, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) showed on Wednesday....
12:34, 09/19/2019

These Famous Actors Have Never Won an Emmy Award On Sunday night, the 71st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will air on Fox. Long considered television’s biggest night, Emmy competition has become increasingly stiff as high-quality shows have proliferated, thanks in part to the continued expansio...
12:34, 09/19/2019

Here’s Who Will Win—And Who Should—at the 2019 Emmys The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards are upon us, and with them the time-honored tradition of guessing what the Television Academy will deem the past year’s greatest contributions to the medium of television. If you’re placing bets, I urge you ...
12:34, 09/19/2019

PM to meet military chiefs on unofficial campaign trail Boris Johnson is continuing his unofficial general election campaign with talks with military chiefs and meeting troops on a visit to an army training ground....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Toyota to expand plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state, joining Volkswagen, GM Toyota Motor Corp on Thursday announced a 1 billion reais ($243.29 million) expansion at a plant in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo, joining Volkswagen and General Motors in new investments in the region....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Pennsylvania joins states opposed to merger of T-Mobile, Sprint Pennsylvania is joining more than a dozen states that have filed a lawsuit aimed at stopping T-Mobile US's $26 billion purchase of Sprint, New York Attorney General Letitia James said in a statement on Wednesday....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Global Growth to Hit Decade Low Amid U.S.-China Trade War The global economy is set to grow at the slowest pace since the financial crisis, with business investment and trade hampered by an escalating dispute between the U.S. and China, the OECD said....
12:34, 09/19/2019

Alleged ‘madame’ of Chicago sex ‘dungeon’ facing federal prostitution and financial charges: report A 31-year-old woman pleaded not guilty Wednesday after federal prosecutors in Chicago charged her with operating a sex “dungeon” and multistate prostitution business that allegedly brought in millions of dollars from clients across the nation....
13:00, 09/19/2019

2 California middle school students arrested after 'sucker punch' leaves third in critical condition: reports Two California middle school students had been arrested and a third was left in critical condition after he was allegedly sucker punched during a fight that broke out on-campus Monday, according to reports....
13:00, 09/19/2019