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| Captain Morgan banned from 4th Pakistan ODI

England will have to find a new captain for the fourth one-day international against Pakistan after skipper Eoin Morgan was banned for a slow over-rate offence....

| Captain Morgan banned from 4th Pakistan ODI

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England captain Eoin Morgan hit with one-game ban after slow over-rate against Pakistan Eoin Morgan will sit out England's fourth ODI against Pakistan at Trent Bridge on Friday after he was banned for one match for England's dismal over-rate on Tuesday....
21:00, 05/15/2019

England’s Eoin Morgan banned for fourth ODI because of slow over-rate • England captain suspended for slow over-rate in third ODI• Bairstow reprimanded for hitting stumps after dismissal Eoin Morgan is set to hand over the England captaincy to Jos Buttler for Friday’s fourth one-day international against Pakistan in No...
18:51, 05/15/2019

This is the first ever deleted scene from ‘Captain Marvel’ It’s nowhere near close to being as incredible as Avengers: Endgame, but Captain Marvel is still a film that you should watch if you haven’t seen it already. First released in early March, the 21st film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe actually prece...
23:51, 05/21/2019

San Jose captain Joe Pavelski out for Game 6 ST. LOUIS (AP) — San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski is a last-minute scratch for Game 6 of the Western Conference final. Pavelski absorbed a big hit by St. Louis Blues captain Alex Pietrangelo in the third period of Game 5. The center has four goal...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Captain Joe Pavelski returns to Sharks for Game 7 SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski will return from a bloody head injury to play Game 7 of a second-round series against the Colorado Avalanche. Pavelski came out of the pregame skate feeling well and will be in the lineup W...
04:34, 05/09/2019

Morgan Stanley: More tariffs will lead to a US recession Morgan Stanley's Michael Wilson says companies will have a tough time offsetting the cost of higher tariffs, which could tip the U.S. economy into a recession....
22:34, 05/13/2019

Kazakhstan picks J.P. Morgan, UBS for Air Astana IPO - official Kazakhstan has appointed J.P. Morgan and UBS as global coordinators for the planned initial public offering of its flag carrier Air Astana , a senior executive at the Samruk-Kazyna sovereign wealth fund said on Friday....
12:34, 05/17/2019

Mark Morgan: What to know about Trump's choice to lead ICE President Trump’s latest choice to lead U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is a former border patrol chief under the Obama administration who has publicly backed the president’s border wall....
04:51, 05/06/2019

Harrington named Europe Ryder Cup captain "Three-time Major champion Padraig Harrington was named Europe\u0027s captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup on Tuesday, less than four months after helping the team to a crushing victory over the United States in Paris."...
14:34, 05/01/2019

Avs captain takes blame for controversial no-goal Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog shouldered the responsibility Wednesday night after a rare offside call erased a Colorado goal and torpedoed the Avs' momentum in a season-ending loss to the Sharks....
08:51, 05/09/2019

Must-see photos of Chris Evans as Captain America Captain America (Chris Evans) survived Thanos' finger snap to return in 'Avengers: Endgame.' Click through for photos of our favorite super-soldier.        ...
23:17, 04/28/2019

Wealth management: Bank of Morgan Stanley Ten years on from the crisis, Morgan Stanley was already a different animal, with a shift to half its revenues generated from wealth management – what will it look like in another 10 years? Maybe more like Bank of America or JPMorgan…...
18:17, 04/28/2019

The US allows 1,300 chemicals banned by Europe to be used in cosmetics. Why? A long list of potentially harmful ingredients banned in the EU are legally allowed in the US due to historically relaxed regulationsHelp us reach our $150,000 goal to fund this series. Make a contributionA brief but telling piece of legislation was ...
12:51, 05/22/2019

Wikipedia Is Now Banned in China in All Languages China has expanded its ban on Wikipedia to block the community-edited online encyclopedia in all available languages, the BBC reports. An earlier enforced ban barred Internet users from viewing the Chinese version, as well as the pages for sensitive ...
08:34, 05/15/2019

| Morgan has 'no regrets' as England go in search of World Cup glory England captain Eoin Morgan believes the tournament hosts have done everything they possibly could to get themselves ready for a tilt at the World Cup....
23:17, 05/21/2019

Why Captain America's Farewell Is So Special to Writers of Endgame Even after writing for everyone from Iron Man to Captain Marvel, Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely remain true to the focus of their first Marvel cinematic project: Captain America....
21:34, 04/28/2019

Equestrian: 'Captain Canada' retires from international showjumping Canadian Ian Millar announced his retirement from international showjumping on Wednesday following an illustrious career during which he set a record by becoming the first athlete in any sport to compete at 10 Olympic Games....
01:00, 05/02/2019

| European 2020 Ryder Cup captain wants showdown for picks Europe's 2020 Ryder Cup skipper Padraig Harrington wants candidates for his three captain's picks to undergo a showdown to prove they deserve his selection....
03:34, 05/15/2019

Roma captain De Rossi to leave club after 18 years ROME (AP) — Roma captain Daniele De Rossi has surprisingly announced he is leaving his hometown club after 18 years. Roma made the announcement on its website, adding De Rossi will hold a news conference later Tuesday. The 35-year-old midfielder is e...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Malta court fines German NGO Lifeline captain VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — A Maltese court has fined the captain of the German humanitarian ship that rescued more than 200 migrants because it entered the Mediterranean island nation’s waters last year with a ship that was not properly registered....
14:00, 05/14/2019

Eoin Morgan says England are ‘as ready as we can be’ for World Cup campaign • Captain desperate to get going with South Africa opener• Jofra Archer believes he is ready to deal with pressureA confident Eoin Morgan declared England to be “in the best possible place” and simply desperate for the World Cup to start after their ...
00:34, 05/22/2019

Captain Messi shows Barcelona the way as he bags goal #600 When his team were struggling, the Argentine superstar delivered two goals in seven minutes, turning turn a disappointing night into a disastrous one for Liverpool....
19:51, 05/02/2019

European captain Harrington gets Ryder Cup wildcards reduced to three European captain Padraig Harrington has opted to reduce the wildcards from four to three for next year's Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits, the European Tour said on Wednesday....
16:17, 05/08/2019

Microsoft teams up with JP Morgan to shill enterprise blockchains Microsoft and American bank JP Morgan are teaming up to make it easier to put enterprise businesses on the blockchain. Yesterday, Microsoft announced, that it’s partnered with the American banking giant to try to spearhead the adoption of JPM’s enter...
16:17, 05/03/2019

The USWNT Has Two Big Question Marks In Morgan Brian And Ali Krieger It’s a good time to be a fan of the U.S. Women’s National Team. We’re in the last stages of pre-World Cup prep, the team has a few key stars peaking at the right time, and there is finally a roster to discuss and, naturally, argue about....
23:34, 05/03/2019

Meet Japan's first female commercial airline captain Originally told she was too short to attend aviation school, Ari Fuj defied doubters to become Japan's first female commercial airline captain. Here's her story....
02:34, 05/07/2019

First Japanese-American NYPD captain cleared of misconduct An NYPD captain accused of intentionally botching a drunken-driving case to help an off-duty detective was cleared of all charges in Bronx Criminal Court on Friday. Prosecutors failed to prove Capt. Naoki Yaguchi, the first Japanese-American to make ...
07:17, 05/18/2019

Corrections captain arrested for beating 10-year-old son with belt A city Department of Correction captain was arrested in Queens for striking his son with a belt, police said Monday. Peter Jean Baptiste, 35, was arrested Saturday for allegedly hitting the 10-year-old boy in the back and legs with a belt Thursday at...
01:00, 05/07/2019

Colombia’s ex-Davis Cup captain suspended for taking payoffs LONDON (AP) — Colombia’s former Davis Cup captain, Miguel Tobon, has been suspended for a year and fined $20,000 by the Tennis Integrity Unit for accepting payoffs in return for tournament wild-card entries. The TIU says Tobon was found guilty ...
20:17, 05/18/2019

Ask the Captain: Is there a speed limit for planes taxiing on the ground? Some airports have speed limits but more often airplanes will have a limitation in the flight manual for maximum taxi speeds.        ...
23:51, 05/17/2019

San Francisco has banned police from using facial recognition San Francisco, often a testing ground for new technologies, has banned local government agencies – including the police – from using facial recognition technology.The San Francisco Police Department doesn't currently use facial rec...
11:34, 05/15/2019

Any Other Business: A new politics podcast where Brexit is banned Does the thought of a facilitated customs arrangement make your eyes glaze over? Are you flummoxed by Norway, Norway Plus and Norway For Now? Are you (dare I say it) bored of Brexit?...
07:17, 05/22/2019

BJP Gujarat Chief Banned From Campaigning For 72 Hours The Election Commission Tuesday barred BJP's Gujarat unit chief Jitu Vaghani from campaigning for 72 hours for using "intemperate and abusive language" at an election meet....
06:34, 05/01/2019

Plastic straws will be banned in the UK from April 2020 The billions of plastic straws consumed in the UK each year will be banned from April 2020. The move will also cover plastic drinks stirrers and cotton buds...
09:34, 05/22/2019

| Ex-Olympic champion Samuel Sanchez banned Spain's Samuel Sanchez, the 2008 Olympic road race champion, has been given a two-years back-dated ban after testing positive for human growth hormones in 2017....
08:51, 05/14/2019

‘Arthur’ episode about same-sex wedding banned in Alabama “Arthur” is one controversial cartoon. Alabama Public Television pulled the Season 22 premiere of the long-running animated series. The episode, titled “Mr. Ratburn and the Special Someone,” revolved around the same-sex weddin...
16:34, 05/21/2019

Zlatan banned: Ibrahimovic suspended 2 games by MLS LOS ANGELES (AP) — LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been suspended two games by Major League Soccer’s disciplinary committee for his conduct during last weekend’s game against New York City FC. The league said Friday that Ibrahimo...
02:00, 05/18/2019

China is pumping tons of banned chemicals into the air Chinese factories are pumping tons of dangerous chemicals into the air despite an international agreement intended to halt the destruction of the ozone layer, a study released on Wednesday said. Two provinces in China have been cited as a source of a...
07:17, 05/23/2019

Brits could be banned from Syrian terror hotspots Hard-hitting new security powers that would ban British citizens from designated terrorist hotspots are set to be introduced across large parts of northern Syria....
03:51, 05/20/2019

'He’s just a loyalist': Trump's ICE pick Mark Morgan blasted by former DHS officials Former officials who served at the top of the Department of Homeland Security are worried Mark Morgan, President Trump’s new pick to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement, is better suited to Fox News than leading the agency....
23:51, 05/06/2019

Colombia's ex-Davis Cup captain suspended for taking payoffs Colombia's former Davis Cup captain Miguel Tobon has been suspended for a year and fined $20,000 by the Tennis Integrity Unit for accepting payoffs in return for tournament wild card entries in 2017        ...
04:34, 05/19/2019

Dickens novel that joined Captain Scott on doomed expedition goes on display Book read by Scott’s men over 60 nights while hiding in an Antarctic ice cave forms part of new Charles Dickens exhibitionA copy of David Copperfield that Captain Scott’s men read aloud every night while they were trapped in an Antarctic ice cave for...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Political risks may be supporting oil prices, but that's likely just short term, JP Morgan says Oil prices jumped on Monday after Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih indicated there was a consensus among OPEC and allied oil producers to continue limiting supply....
08:00, 05/20/2019

Morgan Stanley to shut down its Russian banking business in Q1 2020 Morgan Stanley is planning to send a formal notice to the Russian central bank that it will close down its banking operations in the country in the first quarter of 2020, its Russian unit said in its annual report....
21:17, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 3-Kinder Morgan's $1.75 bln gas pipeline hit with steel tariff -filing U.S. pipeline operator Kinder Morgan Inc will pay a tariff on imported steel used in a $1.75 billion natural gas pipeline project, the U.S. Department of Commerce ruled on Monday, dealing a setback to energy industry efforts to avoid the penalties....
02:17, 05/07/2019

European team to have 3 captain's picks for 2020 Ryder Cup The European team is reducing the number of captain's picks from four to three for next year's Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits        ...
02:00, 05/09/2019

GE is not 'telling the whole story' about its struggling power business, says JP Morgan's Tusa General Electric's power business is still struggling, but the company is sugar coating this in communications with investors, according to a top analyst at J.P. Morgan....
15:51, 05/15/2019

Morgan Stanley is bullish on Japan, says its stocks are 'oversold and unloved' Japan's stock markets are "oversold and unloved" — the opposite of those in the U.S., said Morgan Stanley, predicting that the Topix may jump as much as 15% by June 2020....
06:17, 05/17/2019

Tesla stock worth just $10 in worst case: Morgan Stanley Further falls in Tesla Inc's share price increase its chances of being sold in the years ahead, Morgan Stanley analysts said on Tuesday, as they slashed their worse-case scenario for the electric car producer to just $10....
12:34, 05/21/2019

| Bayern captain Neuer in race to be fit for Bundesliga title decider Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer has admitted that he may not be fit to play in Saturday's Bundesliga title decider against Eintracht Frankfurt....
19:00, 05/14/2019

Malta fines captain of German migrant rescue ship The German captain of a migrant rescue ship was fined 10,000 euros ($11,240) by a Maltese court on Tuesday, after being found guilty of entering national waters 11 months ago without proper registration....
14:17, 05/14/2019

The Latest Test For Smash Bros. Ultimate's Captain Olimar Are the glory days of Captain Olimar the proud, first of his name, numbered? Or are they just beginning? We’ll have a better idea after this weekend’s big Smash tournament....
04:51, 05/18/2019

'I did think I had time': England netball captain Agbeze upset by World Cup axe Gold-medal winning captain left out of Tracey Neville’s squad‘I feel like my netball career has been a rollercoaster’England’s netball captain, Ama Agbeze, has spoken of her frustration and disappointment after being left out of Tracey Neville’s 12-s...
15:00, 05/20/2019

Kinder Morgan Canada to remain independent after strategic review Pipeline company Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd said on Thursday it would continue as a stand-alone entity, following a strategic review that considered options including a sale....
00:51, 05/10/2019

HMS Queen Elizabeth Captain Sacked From Post Over Car ''Misuse'': Reports The captain of HMS Queen Elizabeth, the British Royal Navy's largest and most powerful warship, has been stripped of his command for allegedly misusing an official car on weekends, media reports said......
06:34, 05/18/2019

EU fines Barclays, Citi, JP Morgan, MUFG and RBS $1.2 billion for FX rigging The European Union fined Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland a combined 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) on Thursday for rigging the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market....
16:17, 05/16/2019

Brexit: Nicky Morgan asks Theresa May about next vote date Theresa May says she wants to put the vote to ratify her withdrawal agreement before Parliament "as soon as possible" but declines to name an actual date....
19:51, 05/01/2019

CBOE Holdings to Present at J.P. Morgan SMid Cap Conference on December 11 CHICAGO, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) announced today that Alan J. Dean, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, will present at the 12th Annual J.P. Morgan SMid Cap Conference in Chicago on...
11:51, 05/02/2019

| Bangladesh captain tells fans to ease World Cup 'hype' Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza has called on the country's fans to douse their expectations for the World Cup and avoid putting unwanted pressure on the team....
16:51, 04/29/2019

Trump picks Mark Morgan, former customs chief, as new head of ICE WASHINGTON – President Trump used Twitter Sunday to announce he had selected a new head of Immigration and Customs Enforcement. “I am pleased to inform all of those that believe in a strong, fair and sound Immigration Policy that Mark Morgan wi...
00:17, 05/06/2019

US anti-LGBT pastor banned from visiting Ireland A US preacher who critics call a "Holocaust-denier, Islamophobe and anti-LGBT+ extremist" has become the first person banned from visiting Ireland under exclusion powers....
19:51, 05/13/2019

2 Canadian track figures banned after sex harassment inquiry OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Two fixtures of Canadian track and field have been banned after a sexual harassment investigation. Athletics Canada, the sport’s domestic ruling body, handed out the lifetime bans Monday to Andy McInnis and Ken Porter. Bo...
22:00, 05/06/2019

Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory "LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the neck in their 2-0 MLS win last Saturday."...
15:34, 05/18/2019

Plastic straws will be banned in England from April 2020 The billions of plastic straws consumed in the UK each year will be banned from April 2020. The move will also cover plastic drinks stirrers and cotton buds...
17:34, 05/22/2019

| Leeds striker Bamford banned for referee 'deception' Leeds United forward Patrick Bamford has received an immediate two-match ban after being found guilty of a charge of "successful deception of a match official"...
00:17, 05/03/2019

NFL notebook: Cardinals CB Peterson banned 6 games (PEDs) Eight-time Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals has been suspended for the first six games of 2019 for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy....
03:34, 05/17/2019

Fan could be banned for life after sneaking racist symbol onto TV: Cubs The Chicago Cubs are investigating a fan who appeared to flash a white power sign in back of a black reporter during a live broadcast, team officials said. Doug Glanville, a former outfielder for the Cubs now working as an analyst for NBC Sports Chic...
18:00, 05/08/2019

AC Milan midfielder Paqueta banned for slapping referee "AC Milan midfielder Lucas Paqueta has been banned for three games after slapping a referee during a Serie A match, the league\u0027s disciplinary committee said on Tuesday."...
19:17, 05/07/2019

The lost Louvre of Uzbekistan: the museum that hid art banned by Stalin This museum in a bleak outpost has one of the world’s greatest collections of avant-garde art, rescued from Stalin’s clutches by an electrician. But now it needs a rescue of its ownI am sitting at a huge table at the Ministry of Culture in Tashkent, ...
22:34, 05/21/2019

Margot James: Devices with default passwords could be banned Digital Minister Margot James is prepared to force manufacturers and retailers' hands when it comes to selling insecure internet-connected devices, she told Sky News....
22:51, 05/01/2019

David Beckham banned from driving for using phone behind the wheel A prosecutor said a member of the public spotted the former soccer star holding a phone while driving through central London on Nov. 21.        ...
18:51, 05/09/2019

'Revenge Porn', 'Cyber Flashing' Banned In Singapore Singapore's parliament passed a bill Monday that made distributing or threatening to distribute intimate images a crime, punishable up to five years in jail....
13:00, 05/07/2019

Trump tweets support for far-right figures banned by Facebook President railed against social media companies on Saturday and said he would ‘monitor the censorship’ of US citizens Donald Trump criticized social media companies after Facebook banned a number of far-right figures, declaring that he was “monitorin...
02:17, 05/05/2019

Six Chinese entities banned from exporting sensitive U.S. goods The U.S. Commerce Department said on Monday it banned six Chinese technology entities, one Pakistani firm and five based in the United Arab Emirates from exporting sensitive U.S. technologies and other goods....
18:51, 05/13/2019

Autonomous weapons that kill must be banned, insists UN chief UN Secretary-General António Guterres urged artificial intelligence (AI) experts meeting in Geneva on Monday to push ahead with their work to restrict the development of lethal autonomous weapons systems, or LAWS, as they are also known....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Trump announces Obama-era Border Patrol chief Mark Morgan will take over ICE President Trump announced on Sunday that the former head of the U.S. Border Patrol under President Barack Obama will be his administration’s new chief of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)....
23:51, 05/05/2019

Trump Names Mark Morgan, Former Head of Border Patrol, to Lead ICE Mr. Morgan led the Border Patrol during the last months of the Obama administration, but he has expressed agreement with many of President Trump’s hard-line views....
21:17, 05/05/2019

'Kompany will never top this!' - Fans react to Man City captain's stunning thunderbolt goal "Vincent Kompany was already a Manchester City legend before this season... but he made absolutely sure with his stunning, pivotal goal on Monday night."...
04:17, 05/07/2019

Watch: MIT Great Dome turned into Captain America shield by pranksters A group of Massachusetts Institute of Technology students paid tribute to the latest "Avengers" film by turning the school's Great Dome into Captain America's shield....
21:51, 04/30/2019

JP Morgan: The US-China tariff battle is just the start of a global trade reordering "I think we have to recognize as equity investors, in particular, this is now the new normal," said James Sullivan, head of Asia ex-Japan equity research at J.P. Morgan....
16:17, 05/13/2019

A Player Recreated The Iron Man Vs. Captain America Fight Scene In Dreams The early access Dreams Creator has been out for a few weeks and that seems to have been enough time to let players start creating some really cool stuff. For example, a wonderful recreation of the famous fight scene from Captain America: Civil War....
19:17, 05/05/2019

Captain Marvel Inspires Kree Kids in This Exclusive Deleted Scene “With great power comes great responsibility” doesn’t just apply to Spider-Man, it applies to any superhero who can use their powers to infuse good in the world. That’s the theme of an exclusive deleted scene io9 is excited to share from Marvel Studi...
21:51, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Kinder Morgan Canada to remain independent after strategic review Pipeline company Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd said on Thursday it would continue as a stand-alone entity, following a strategic review that considered options including a sale....
00:51, 05/10/2019

CBS’s Captain Picard-based Star Trek spin-off gets an obvious name and logo Way back in August, we reported that CBS All Access was developing a new Star Trek spin-off show that would follow iconic Enterprise Captain Jean-Luc Picard in whatever adventures he had after the conclusion of Star Trek: The Next Generation, with Pa...
20:51, 05/16/2019

Barclays, Citigroup and JP Morgan among banks fined $1.2 billion for forex rigging Barclays, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland have been fined a total of $1.2 billion by EU regulators for rigging the forex market....
13:34, 05/16/2019

PM Modi's Remark On Rajiv Gandhi Despicable: Captain Amarinder Singh Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his "bhrashtachari (corrupt) no. 1" taunt at Rajiv Gandhi, saying that PM Modi had hit the "nadir of......
15:00, 05/06/2019

Quentin Pongia, former New Zealand rugby league captain, dies aged 48 Pongia played 35 Tests and 137 NRL games ‘An icon of the game,’ says New Zealand Rugby LeagueTributes are flowing in for former Canberra and New Zealand forward Quentin Pongia, who has died from cancer aged 48.Pongia played 137 NRL games and 35 Tests...
08:17, 05/18/2019

JP Morgan helps Canada and Singapore trial bank transfers on the ‘blockchain’ Central banks in Canada and Singapore claim to have successfully completed a cross-border payment using distributed ledger technology. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced earlier today that it has successfully settled an international...
13:34, 05/02/2019

Former ICE Acting Director Tom Homan: I respect Mark Morgan for getting back into the fight Following President Trump's announcement that he's chosen Obama-era Border Patrol Chief Mark Morgan to lead U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), former ICE Acting Director Tom Homan says Trump's newest pick will serve the office honorably....
20:51, 05/06/2019

Morgan Stanley to shut down its Russian banking business in first quarter 2020 Morgan Stanley is planning to send a formal notice to the Russian central bank that it will close down its banking operations in the country in the first quarter of 2020, its Russian unit said in its annual report....
21:17, 05/06/2019

Captain reportedly ignored sailors’ ‘rape list’ made aboard US submarine US sailors aboard a guided missile submarine created a vile “rape list” targeting female crew members — and the captain in charge didn’t bother to investigate, according to a disturbing report on Friday. Capt. Gregory Kercher was alerted that...
23:51, 05/17/2019

NYPD training official: Garner officer used banned chokehold NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department official in charge of training new recruits said Tuesday that the restraint technique an officer used on Eric Garner five years ago, leading to his death, “meets the definition” of a banned c...
01:51, 05/15/2019

Could Mets recoup Yoenis Cespedes’ money? Here’s what’s banned in one contract On a characteristically chaotic day — even a win didn’t make it that much better — the Mets did one thing right: They offered few facts and even fewer opinions on Yoenis Cespedes’ shocking injury at his Port St. Lucie, Fla., ranch. Clearly, they were...
21:34, 05/21/2019

OIympic race walk medalist banned for 4 years for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic race walk silver medalist Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit, which prosecutes cases for the IAAF, says the Mexican walker’s ban for taking anabolic steroids to...
13:00, 05/10/2019

OIympic race walk medalist banned for four years for doping MONACO — Olympic race walk silver medalist Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit, which prosecutes cases for the IAAF, says the Mexican walker’s ban for taking anabolic steroids took ef...
14:51, 05/10/2019

Maximum Security Rider Banned 15 Days For Derby Interference LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Jockey Luis Saez has been suspended for 15 days for failing to control Maximum Security and causing interference that resulted in the horse’s historic disqualification as the Kentucky Derby winner. The decision by the Kent...
19:17, 05/13/2019

American pastor known for hateful views banned from Ireland, report says A controversial anti-gay and anti-Semitic preacher from Arizona who prayed for former President Barack Obama's death has reportedly become the first person banned from Ireland under an exclusion order....
19:34, 05/13/2019

Indiana Pacers’ Tyreke Evans banned from NBA due to drug violation Evans, a 10-year NBA veteran who played last season for the Indiana Pacers and was set to become an unrestricted free agent, is eligible to apply for reinstatement in two years....
10:51, 05/18/2019

‘Beautiful People’ dating site: These ‘ugly’ flaws get you banned Who asked you, Beautiful People? Users on the controversial dating website, which is said to have turned away some 8.5 million would-be members, have revealed their list of “ugly” features preventing folks from being accepted by their sup...
23:51, 05/06/2019

Soccer: Ibrahimovic banned for violent conduct in LA Galaxy victory LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was handed a two-game ban for violent conduct after he grabbed New York City goalkeeper Sean Johnson by the neck in their 2-0 MLS win last Saturday....
14:17, 05/18/2019

Cubs Fan Using "OK" Hand Gesture Behind Doug Glanville Gets Banned Indefinitely At the start of the bottom of the third inning of last night’s Marlins-Cubs game, the NBC Sports Chicago broadcast cut to analyst Doug Glanville for an update. While Glanville was talking, a fan in a hoodie waved hello to the camera, flashed a peace ...
03:17, 05/09/2019

Unvaccinated teen banned from school during chickenpox outbreak now has the illness Jerome Kunkel came down with chickenpox last week, nearly two months after health officials restricted students without immunity at his school        ...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Texas student banned from prom, suspended after racist invitation The student is banned from the prom and will be required to attend "cultural sensitivity counseling," district officials said.        ...
05:51, 05/10/2019

A camera phone that puts Samsung and Apple to shame now has 5G, too – but it’s banned in the US Verizon just launched the Galaxy S10 5G, but Samsung is hardly the only company putting out 5G smartphones this year. International carriers have also started rolling out 5G networks and compatible smartphones, and UK carriers are the latest ones to ...
00:51, 05/18/2019

Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog takes blame for controversial offside Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog took the blame after his controversial offside negated a game-tying goal against the San Jose Sharks in Game 7....
21:51, 05/09/2019

Sharks captain Joe Pavelski opens scoring in Game 7 win in emotional return from injury Joe Pavelski, playing his first game in two weeks, opened the scoring for the San Jose Sharks in their Game 7 win against the Colorado Avalanche.        ...
10:34, 05/09/2019

Stan Lee's former business manager Keya Morgan charged with 5 counts of elder abuse The former manager of late Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee has been charged with multiple counts of elder abuse stemming from an alleged 2018 incident....
20:34, 05/14/2019

Minnie Mouse takes the helm as Disney cruise captain to inspire girls Move over, Mickey, there's a new captain at Disney Cruise Line. Disney hopes Captain Minnie will inspire more female leaders in maritime industry        ...
22:34, 05/03/2019

Eoin Morgan: Dropping David Willey and Joe Denly from World Cup squad was tough but right Eoin Morgan says dropping David Willey and Joe Denly was "the toughest decision I've ever been a part of" but believes England are ready for anything the World Cup can throw at them....
12:34, 05/22/2019

President Trump Appoints Former Obama Administration Official Mark Morgan as ICE Head (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is tapping a former border patrol chief who served in the Obama administration to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Trump tweets that Mark Morgan “will be joining the Trump Administration as t...
00:34, 05/06/2019

Trump picks Morgan, backer of border wall, to head U.S. immigration agency U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he plans to appoint Mark Morgan, a border patrol chief under former President Barack Obama who supports Trump's border wall, to head the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency....
23:51, 05/05/2019

Foreign money has fled Chinese stocks by the billions this month. JP Morgan says it's just a 'blip' Since the beginning of May, foreign money has pulled out from the Shanghai and Shenzhen markets through Hong Kong's Stock Connect platform, reportedly amounting to $7.56 billion....
15:17, 05/16/2019

"Junior Captain" Amarinder Singh Behind Ticket Snub: Navjot Sidhu's Wife Congress leader Navjot Kaur Sidhu, Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu's wife, has said that Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh blocked her attempts to secure a Lok Sabha election nomination from......
20:51, 05/14/2019

Trump names Mark Morgan as new head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Mark Morgan, who was border patrol chief under former President Barack Obama, will head the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency....
18:00, 05/05/2019

Captain Clint Gutherson re-signs as Eels begin to resolve contractual sagas Captain Clint Gutherson follows coach Brad Arthur in re-signing with clubContract uncertainty blamed for abject 64-10 Storm lossParramatta captain Clint Gutherson has finally re-signed with the NRL club after agreeing on a three-year extension. The d...
05:17, 05/16/2019

| Boy or girl? Hong Kong at centre of banned China gender test Shady middle-men are openly advertising on Chinese social media to smuggle blood samples of pregnant women to Hong Kong to skirt the mainland's ban on gender testing, an AFP investigation has found....
05:34, 05/23/2019

Kenya's Olympic track coach banned 10 years for corruption The coach of Kenya's Olympic track team in 2016 has been banned for 10 years for corruption after he asked for $12,000 to give athletes advance notice to help them beat doping tests        ...
15:51, 05/22/2019

Fiorentina coach Montella banned for referee rant & punching advertising "Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella will miss the last match of the season against Genoa, which will determine whether his team will be relegated, following a two-game ban imposed by the league\u0027s disciplinary committee on Tuesday."...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds to be banned from next year Plastic straws, drink stirrers and cotton buds will be banned in England from next year as part of a government plan to tackle pollution and protect the environment....
10:00, 05/22/2019

Maine Just Banned Native American Mascots. It’s a Movement That’s Inching Forward. Professional sports teams and big college sports programs have often resisted calls to rethink their names and logos. But at local levels, lawmakers have had more success....
23:00, 05/22/2019

Disgraced Magic: The Gathering Star Banned, Removed From Hall Of Fame Magic: The Gathering pro Yuuya Watanabe, the star at the centre of cheating allegations following the discovery of marked cards in a tournament earlier this month, has been found guilty and heavily punished by officials at the The Magic Pro League....
04:17, 05/10/2019

Leeds striker Patrick Bamford banned for two games for deceiving referee • Bamford accused of ‘successful deception’ amid mêlée• Aston Villa’s Anwar El Ghazi had red card rescindedPatrick Bamford will miss the first leg of Leeds United’s Championship play-off semi-final after being found guilty of “successful deception of...
02:34, 05/03/2019

Trump taps Mark Morgan, former Obama official who supports border wall, to head ICE Morgan had been the top official at Customs and Border Protection in the Obama administration, but has been outspoken in favor of Trump’s signature proposal for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border....
19:17, 05/05/2019

Brad Marchand draws controversial penalty on Justin Williams, mocks Hurricanes captain Brad Marchand drew a somewhat controversial penalty against Justin Williams, then proceeded to mock the Hurricanes captain in the Bruins' big win.        ...
07:51, 05/13/2019

Criminal sentencing of former JP Morgan Chase metals trader delayed as federal probe continues His sentencing has been postponed twice, suggesting he is continuing to cooperate with prosecutors in their investigation. No one else has been charged....
15:51, 05/03/2019

Fuming Eoin Morgan reveals senior players sealed Hales’ England removal • Morgan blasts Hales over ‘complete disregard’ for team values• Hales only axed after positive drugs test news broke in mediaEngland captain Eoin Morgan has scolded Alex Hales for showing “complete disregard” for team values and revealed a meeting o...
16:51, 05/02/2019

England fine-tuning is complete as Eoin Morgan's side bid to rule the world Even in the smoothest of Cricket World Cup build ups, as the world's top-ranked team and having won 11 series on the spin, England have been unable to avoid making three changes to their provisional squad on the eve of the tournament....
20:00, 05/21/2019

Morgan Stanley executive suggested senator wife's girlfriend be paid through private firm Connecticut state Sen. Alex Bergstein's divorce case with her husband, Morgan Stanley managing director Seth Bergstein, has exposed her romantic relationship with her former campaign manager, Nichola Samponaro....
21:34, 05/21/2019

Tracy Morgan and Glenn Close help John Oliver dig deep into America's botched autopsy system Last week, John Oliver joked about wasting the greatest lead-in in television history by spending the bulk of his Game Of Thrones-following Last Week Tonight on the Green New Deal. (He did have Bill Nye profanely losing it about inaction on climate c...
16:17, 05/20/2019

West Ham captain Mark Noble reveals dressing-room speech which inspired historic win at Tottenham Things happen quickly in football. Look at Tottenham. A week ago they hadn't conceded a goal — let alone suffered a defeat — after four games in their magnificent new stadium....
10:51, 05/03/2019

Don't expect Apple or Amazon to buy Tesla, Morgan Stanley analyst warns investors in private call In a private call with Morgan Stanley clients on Wednesday, research analyst Adam Jones, a long-time Tesla bull, said it's extremely unlikely that big tech firms like Apple or Amazon would ever move to acquire the electric vehicle maker....
01:17, 05/23/2019

MIT pranksters honor 'Avengers: Endgame' by turning campus' Great Dome into Captain America shield Pranksters at Massachusetts Institute of Technology honored the release of “Avengers: Endgame” over the weekend by turning the campus’ Great Dome into Captain America’s shield....
18:34, 04/29/2019

England's Eoin Morgan scolds Alex Hales over 'complete disregard' for team values – video Eoin Morgan has opened up about Alex Hales's removal from the England cricket squad. Morgan said that 'we’ve worked extremely hard on our culture in the last 18 months since the Bristol incident', in reference to the street fight in September 2017 fo...
02:34, 05/03/2019

Trump Admin Creates Web Portal for Supporters to Complain About Getting Banned on Social Media Donald Trump has made absolutely no secret of his feelings on free speech: He hates it when it’s not servile paeans to him and his agenda. He’s called for opening up “libel laws” to make it easier to sue journalistic outfits, issued (empty) threats t...
08:51, 05/16/2019

Drake’s music banned by Milwaukee radio station during Raptors-Bucks series Hosts of morning show Riggs and Alley announced this week they've put a temporary ban on playing the Toronto rapper's music over their airwaves as his hometown team battles the Milwaukee Bucks in the playoffs....
05:17, 05/16/2019

An Arizona Prisoner Was Sent a Book Critical of the Criminal Justice System. Now, the State Has Banned It In one of the most memorable passages of his seminal autobiography, civil rights leader Malcolm X made explicit the impact his in-prison education had on him. Arrested on charges of larceny and sentenced to 10 years in prison, Malcolm read voraciousl...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Study Pinpoints Source of Banned Gas That Saps Ozone Layer: Eastern China An international team of researchers said Wednesday that two provinces in China were the source of most of the emissions of a banned gas that harms the ozone layer....
19:51, 05/22/2019

David Beckham banned from driving for six months for using mobile phone behind wheel of Bentley Football superstar David Beckham was reprimanded today by a judge for putting the public at risk, as he was banned from driving for six months for using his phone while at the wheel....
19:51, 05/09/2019

Eoin Morgan reveals meeting between senior England players ended Alex Hales World Cup hopes England captain Eoin Morgan has said Alex Hales' actions in failing two recreational drugs tests showed "complete disregard" for values his team had built in recent years and "created a lack of trust"....
17:00, 05/02/2019

Pep Guardiola hints Vincent Kompany could return to Man City as manager as captain bids farewell at trophy parade Pep Guardiola opened the door to Vincent Kompany returning as Manchester City manager one day as the Belgian was given an emotional send off by thousands of fans....
21:51, 05/20/2019

JP Morgan buys health-care payments firm InstaMed in bank's biggest deal since financial crisis The $500 million-plus deal shows that the nation's largest bank views the fast-changing world of payments as a battleground worthy of aggressive wagers....
17:51, 05/17/2019

Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris insists talk over Mauricio Pochettino future will not provide final distraction Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris says the players will not be distracted by speculation about Mauricio Pochettino's future ahead of the Champions League Final....
14:17, 05/13/2019

Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos banned from Facebook, Instagram over hate speech rules The company said Thursday that it has also banned Louis Farrakhan, Paul Nehlen, Paul Joseph Watson and Laura Loomer, along with Alex Jones’ site, Infowars....
23:17, 05/02/2019

'Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli moved from prison after claim he ran drug firm with banned cellphone Notorious drug-company fraudster Martin Shkreli has been removed from a federal prison in Fort Dix, New Jersey, after claims that he was running his pharmaceuticals firm Phoenixus while locked up with the help of a contraband cellphone....
21:17, 04/28/2019

Turkey crackdown leaves terminally ill patients banned from seeking health care abroad Since the failed coup attempt in July 2016, hundreds of thousands of Turkish citizens have – often unknowingly – had their passports rescinded and have subsequently been barred from leaving the country for undetermined stretches of time, or have been...
02:00, 05/15/2019

Seth Meyers on Alabama anti-abortion law: Can you imagine how GOP would react if states banned all guns? Late-night host Seth Meyers spent time on Thursday ripping into Alabama's new anti-abortion law, which bans most abortions and does not provide exemptions for cases of rape and incest, saying those praising the law would react differently if it invol...
22:17, 05/17/2019

Matthijs de Ligt goal: Watch Ajax captain score Champions League semi-final opener vs Tottenham Tottenham's hopes of a mounting a comeback in their Champions League semi-final against Ajax got off to the worst possible start when Matthijs de Ligt headed the Dutch side ahead inside five minutes....
01:51, 05/09/2019

John Oliver and Tracy Morgan Make a Plea About Glenn Close’s Spleen and Medical Examiners on Last Week Tonight “In an ideal world, no one would ever die,” said John Oliver on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight. “I’m certainly never going to, and, at the risk of sounding too prescriptive, I don‘t think you should either.” Unfo...
00:51, 05/21/2019

Vincent Kompany awaits Pep Guardiola's move as Man City boss faces growing pressure to offer captain new deal Pep Guardiola is facing growing pressure to hand Vincent Kompany a new contract after the veteran defender pushed Manchester City to within 90 minutes of the Premier League title....
12:00, 05/07/2019

Trump attacks social media sites after James Woods, Alex Jones other extremist conservatives banned President Donald Trump attacked social media websites after a number of conservatives and extremist figures were banned from platforms, saying that he was monitoring the situation.        ...
00:00, 05/05/2019

Why Pakistan Needs Yet Another IMF Bailout Pakistan’s economy is going through a familiar boom-and-bust cycle that sees it back at the door of the International Monetary Fund. Debt is soaring, inflation is rocketing, reserves are falling and the currency has been devalued multiple times. Afte...
11:51, 05/13/2019

Pakistan tries to break the IMF habit Pakistan is a bailout addict, having spent 22 of the last 30 years in the fund’s intensive care, but can Imran Khan’s new government break that dependency? His finance minister says he has the cure....
06:34, 04/29/2019

England v Pakistan: first ODI – live! Updates from the opening match in the seriesThe Spin: boozy cricket nights are putting off childrenYou can email Nick here or tweet him here 12.25pm BST Here’s Andy Bull’s preview for this one, featuring Trevor Bayliss’s sometimes slightly alarming h...
13:34, 05/08/2019

'What Men Want' bloopers feature Tracy Morgan having the worst time with one line Tracy Morgan was incapable of saying "statistical anomaly" in "What Men Want" as the blooper reel featuring Shaq, Grant Hill and Taraji B. Henson shows.        ...
10:00, 05/18/2019

Spoilers! How did 'Avengers: Endgame' get Captain Marvel so wrong? Spoiler alert! Brie Larson's Captain Marvel shows up to help in 'Avengers: Endgame,' but the hero doesn't get the introduction she truly deserves.        ...
04:34, 04/29/2019

Bats Welcomes New J.P. Morgan Asset Management Fund to Bats ETF Marketplace KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – April 7, 2017 Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded fund (ETF) trading globally, today welcomed a new J.P. Morgan Asset Management fund to the Bats ETF Marketplace....
03:34, 05/02/2019

Bats Welcomes New J.P. Morgan Asset Management Fund to the Bats ETF Marketplace KANSAS CITY and NEW YORK – May 19, 2017 – Bats, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company, and a leading market for exchange-traded product (ETP) trading globally, today welcomed a new J.P. Morgan Asset Management fund to the Bats ETF Marketplace....
03:34, 05/02/2019

How did 'Avengers: Endgame' get Captain Marvel so wrong? (Spoilers!) Spoiler alert! Brie Larson's Captain Marvel shows up to help in 'Avengers: Endgame,' but the hero doesn't get the introduction she truly deserves.        ...
23:17, 04/28/2019

Ajax captain Matthijs de Ligt reflects on 'nightmare' Tottenham comeback A distraught Matthijs de Ligt says Ajax are living in a "nightmare" after the Dutch champions let a three-goal lead slip as Tottenham knocked them out of the Champions League semi-finals in Amsterdam....
10:00, 05/09/2019

US women's soccer star Alex Morgan talks fight for pay parity ahead of Women's World Cup Soccer star Alex Morgan is an Olympic gold medalist, Women's World Cup winner, and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people of 2019 but her most challenging battle is for pay parity in the sport she loves to play....
09:34, 05/04/2019

Captain America was just plain old 'Chris' at his 20th high school reunion last weekend As "Avengers: Endgame" crossed the $2 billion mark over the weekend, Chris Evans stopped by his hometown to attend his 20th high school reunion.        ...
01:51, 05/08/2019

England v Pakistan: second one-day international – live! Over-by-over updates from the Ageas BowlOne-Day Cup: Lancs and Somerset into semisEmail Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 10.37am BST Here’s the England team in full:We lose the toss and will bat first! Who are you backing to shine today? https://t.co/6...
11:51, 05/11/2019

Pakistan declared recipient of $6B IMF bailout Pakistan is to receive a bailout from the International Monetary Fund as it increasingly allows China to finance more of its infrastructure projects....
20:17, 05/13/2019

England set Pakistan a target of 352 to win fifth ODI – live! Over-by-over report from the action at HeadingleyAfghanistan World Cup guide: game plan, key player and predictionEmail tanya.aldred.freelance@theguardian.com | Tweet @tjaldred 4.22pm BST 15th over: Pakistan 78-3 (Babar 41, Sarfaraz 30) Pakistan untr...
17:34, 05/19/2019

England v Pakistan: third one-day international – live! Live updates from The Bristol County Ground, 1pm BST startCounty Championship, day one – live with Tanya Aldred!Feel free to email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 3.10pm BST 28th over: Pakistan 165-4 (Imam-ul-Haq 74, Asif 1) Sarfaraz was almost run out...
16:17, 05/14/2019

What it’s like being a transgender refugee sex worker in Pakistan It’s a dark underworld rarely brought to light in discussions of human rights and refugees. But there is a growing pool of refugees in Pakistan – who have fled oppression in neighboring Afghanistan and Bangladesh – who identify as transgender, and ha...
06:34, 05/07/2019

England v Pakistan: T20 international – live! All the action from Sophia Gardens from 2.30pm BSTWomen’s county cricket ready to enjoy day in the spotlightFeel free to email Adam or to tweet: @collinsadam 2.44pm BST What a catch! The skipper Morgan at cover had only enough time to throw up his ri...
16:00, 05/05/2019

| Pakistan pin CWC hopes on rising generation Pakistan are pinning their hopes for Cricket World Cup glory on a crop of youngsters who have the talent to beat anybody but could also pay for their lack of experience....
09:17, 05/21/2019

Pakistan to Accept $6 Billion Bailout From I.M.F. Prime Minister Imran Khan had opposed any bailout before taking office, but has since reluctantly embraced the need for a rescue with Pakistan’s economy facing a crisis....
20:51, 05/12/2019

Pakistan To Get $6 Billion From IMF Over Next Three Years: Official Pakistan will get $6 billion from the IMF over the next three years to meet its foreign debt obligations, the country's advisor on finance said on state television after an signing the agreement....
21:17, 05/12/2019

Blast near shrine in Pakistan, nine dead: police At least nine people were killed by a blast targeting a security checkpoint outside a major Sufi shrine in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Wednesday, officials said....
08:51, 05/08/2019

One killed in attack on five-star hotel in Pakistan At least one person was killed in an attack on a five-star hotel in southwestern Pakistan, officials said. An official told Reuters most guests had been evacuated from the hotel in Gwadar as of Saturday evening. Gwadar is in the country’s poore...
22:00, 05/11/2019

| Imam century powers Pakistan against England Imam-ul-Haq came into form ahead of the World Cup with a career-best 151 as Pakistan made 358 for nine against tournament hosts England in the third ODl at Bristol....
19:00, 05/14/2019

Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan 'for Canada' Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi has left the country, bound for Canada to join her daughters, sources told DW. She was sentenced to death in 2010 for blasphemy but was later acquitted by the country's Supreme Court....
12:34, 05/08/2019

Gunmen attack hotel in Pakistan's Gwadar A gunfight has been reported at a hotel in the Pakistani port city of Gwadar. The port is an important piece of China's Belt and Road infrastructure project in Pakistan....
18:17, 05/11/2019

Pakistan doctor arrested after 400 children diagnosed with HIV Authorities investigating if Muzaffar Ghangharo, who has Aids, knowingly spread virusA doctor has been arrested in Pakistan after more than 400 children and 100 adults tested positive for HIV, with authorities investigating whether he intentionally i...
10:17, 05/17/2019

Polio Vaccinator Is Shot and Killed in Pakistan The woman was part of a vaccination campaign. Another worker in her team was injured. A total of three polio workers have been killed this week as unfounded rumors against vaccines spread....
22:17, 04/28/2019

Exploration at Kekra-1 well off Pakistan abandoned - spokesman Exploration activities at the Kekra-1 well off the coast of southern Pakistan has been abandoned after no reserves of oil or gas were found, the spokesman for Oil and Gas Development Co Ltf, the Pakistani partner in the project said....
14:00, 05/19/2019

Pakistan's currency reaches all-time low against US dollar Pakistan's currency has reached a new all-time low against the dollar after the government last week reached a preliminary agreement with the IMF for $6 billion bailout....
14:00, 05/16/2019

Pervez Musharraf Unlikely To Return To Pakistan: Report The development came a day after his lawyer Salman Safdar told reporters that the 75-year-old former president, despite his deteriorating medical condition, is determined to appear before the court......
18:17, 04/28/2019

Pakistan banking: Aurangzeb brings discipline to HBL The new chief executive of Pakistan’s biggest bank has wasted no time in overhauling it after it was kicked out of the US and fined $225 million in 2017....
06:34, 04/29/2019

England set to ring changes and rest Jos Buttler for third Pakistan ODI • Jonny Bairstow likely to be given outing behind stumps• Eoin Morgan may opt for a single spinner in BristolEngland continue to shuffle their pack during preparations for the World Cup, which have gone well for all but Alex Hales. The team have been...
02:00, 05/14/2019

Pakistan ends offshore drilling after no gas, oil were found Pakistan’s ministry of petroleum says authorities are ending offshore drilling off the Karachi coast in the Arabian Sea after no reservoirs of oil and gas were found...
15:34, 05/20/2019

Pakistan agrees to 13th bailout in 30 years from the IMF Pakistan will receive around $6 billion in a bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) it was announced Sunday, the thirteenth time the South Asian country has received financing from the IMF in 30 years....
09:34, 05/13/2019

Pakistan secures preliminary deal for $6B IMF bailout ISLAMABAD (AP) — The International Monetary Fund says it has reached a preliminary agreement with Pakistan for a $6 billion bailout over the next three years to finance sweeping economic reforms. IMF envoy Ernesto Ramirez Rigo said in a statement Sun...
22:17, 05/12/2019

Pakistan Should End ''Proxy War'' Against India: Indian Envoy Pakistan should end its "proxy war" against India and make efforts to build trust with New Delhi to move forward the bilateral relationship, Indian high commissioner to Islamabad Ajay Bisaria said......
03:00, 05/23/2019

Five Killed In Attack On Five-Star Hotel In Pakistan Pakistan officials said three gunmen dressed as military officers raided the five-star Pearl Continental Hotel on Saturday, killing three hotel security guards, an employee and a navy soldier in the......
21:17, 05/12/2019

Surprise south London gig by banned rapper Tyler, the Creator cancelled for being 'too rowdy' A surprise gig by US rapper Tyler, the Creator, who was banned from the UK for several years over his controversial lyrics, was cancelled today leaving hundreds of fans disappointed....
22:34, 05/18/2019

Mom of bullied daughter banned for giving 'free (expletive) whooping' tickets to students Christian Tinsley was banned from her daughter's school after she was filmed telling a group of middle schoolers to leave her child alone – or else.        ...
20:34, 05/17/2019

Athletics: Former Kenya athletics head Rotich banned for 10 years Michael Rotich, the former head of Kenya's track and field team, has been banned from athletics for 10 years after the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) found him guilty of "dishonest and corrupt" conduct....
21:17, 05/22/2019

Pak Science Minister Says Pakistan Sent Hubble To Space; Gets Trolled Pakistan's Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry was mercilessly trolled by Twitterati after he claimed that the Hubble Space Telescope was sent into space by the country's aeronautics......
12:34, 05/06/2019

Gunmen storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, killing at least one Three gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday, killing at least one guard and battling security forces inside, officials and the army said....
01:34, 05/12/2019

A Popcorn Seller Has Caught The Attention Of Pakistan Air Force The engine is from a roadcutter, the wings are burlap, the wheels are borrowed from a rickshaw: a popcorn seller has caught the attention of the Pakistan Air Force by building his own plane....
09:00, 05/06/2019

Moeen Ali injury could see Joe Denly bowl for England against Pakistan • England coach Trevor Bayliss says Moeen rested as a precaution• Bayliss says Jofra Archer is ‘very skilful … he’s fitted in well’Three weeks out from the start of a World Cup England have spent four years planning for, there are still a couple of o...
19:34, 05/07/2019

Pakistan appoints IMF economist to head central bank Pakistan's Finance Ministry has appointed an IMF economist to head its central bank amid ongoing talks with the international lending agency over a key $8 billion bailout package....
10:34, 05/05/2019

350 Kilograms Narcotics Worth Over Rs 3.45 Billion Seized In Pakistan The Pakistan Coast Guards during a raid in the country's restive Balochistan province recovered 350 kgs narcotics worth over Rs 3.45 billion, officials said....
12:51, 05/01/2019

Pakistan upholds death for 3, acquits 2 in couple’s killing LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani court has upheld death sentences for three Muslims but acquitted two others in the 2014 mob killing of a Christian couple accused of blasphemy in the eastern city of Lahore. Thursday’s ruling comes five years...
16:00, 05/16/2019

Pakistan’s ex-PM Sharif heads to jail after bail expires LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is heading back to prison after six weeks out on bail to receive medical treatment ended. Sharif left his home in Lahore on Tuesday in a convoy of supporters to return to a p...
20:34, 05/07/2019

Pakistan doctor held after more than 400 children test positive for HIV Authorities are investigating whether a doctor in the Pakistani district of Larkana deliberately spread HIV. More than 500 people, including 410 children, have been diagnosed with the virus in the past few weeks....
18:34, 05/18/2019

| Salt replaces Malan in England squad for Pakistan T20 Uncapped Sussex batsman Phil Salt has been added to England's squad for their T20 international against Pakistan following Dawid Malan's withdrawal through injury....
16:17, 05/04/2019

Pakistan doctor accused of infecting more than 400 babies and children with HIV A destitute village in Pakistan’s south has been forced into a mode of panic and fear after more than 500 people – overwhelmingly children – tested positive for HIV, in an epidemic officials are attributing to a single pediatrician....
20:34, 05/17/2019

Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif's Bail Expires Tomorrow Pakistan's ailing former prime minister Nawaz Sharif will return to jail in Lahore in a procession of Pakistani workers on Tuesday to complete the remaining period of his seven years imprisonment in......
16:51, 05/06/2019

Jos Buttler's 50-Ball Ton Sets Up Dramatic Win For England Over Pakistan Jos Buttler's rapid century was the cornerstone of England's 373 for three. But Pakistan stayed in the game before a target of 19 off the last over proved beyond them....
19:34, 05/12/2019

IMF Delegation In Pakistan To Hold Talks On Bailout Package A delegation of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) arrived in Pakistan today to hold technical discussions for a bailout package to the cash-strapped country, days after Prime Minister Imran Khan......
20:51, 04/29/2019

Pakistan Releases 55 Indian Fishermen, 5 Others As ''Goodwill Gesture'' Pakistan on Monday released 55 Indian fishermen and five others as a "goodwill gesture" amidst tension between the two countries after the Pulwama terror attack, according to a media report....
18:00, 04/29/2019

Pakistan to bring religious schools under government control Pakistan's military spokesman says authorities plan to bring over 30,000 religious schools under government control as part of their campaign against extremism....
17:51, 04/29/2019

England beat Pakistan to win fourth ODI and series – as it happened Jason Roy top-scored with 114 before Ben Stokes saw England home with 71 not out as England chased down 340 to winStokes ice-cool to seal England one-day series win over Pakistan 9.52pm BST Ali Martin was at Trent Bridge: enjoy his match report here....
00:17, 05/18/2019

Pakistan plans to bring 30,000 madrasas under government control Pakistan plans to take control of a network of over 30,000 madrasas as part of a drive to "mainstream" the Islamic schools by bringing them under state control, the military's spokesman said on Monday....
17:17, 04/29/2019

Pakistan’s top court rejects bail extension for ex-PM Sharif ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s top court has rejected a plea from former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for an extension of his bail so that he could travel abroad for medical treatment. Friday’s decision by the Supreme Court comes days before ...
13:00, 05/03/2019

Is Pakistan's war-ravaged northwestern region turning against the military? Pakistan's military has accused a Pashtun civil rights movement of destabilizing the country at Afghanistan's behest. Rights groups say that the movement is being targeted for opposing military policy in Pashtun lands....
00:34, 05/08/2019

Pakistan Says It Will Review Re-Opening Airspace For Indian Flights Pakistan will review re-opening of its airspace for Indian flights on May 15 amid heightened Indo-Pak military tensions, a civil aviation official said Sunday, but a senior minister indicated that the......
18:00, 05/12/2019

| England's Archer stars again before rain washes out Pakistan ODI Jofra Archer continued his bid to earn a place in England's World Cup squad with a hostile opening spell against Pakistan before rain intervened at the Oval....
22:17, 05/08/2019

Pakistan Arrests Over 20 Chinese For Trafficking Girls Into Prostitution Over 20 Chinese have been arrested from various Pakistani cities during an ongoing crackdown for their alleged involvement in arranging illegal marriages of young Pakistani girls to Chinese nationals......
02:34, 05/09/2019

Pakistan PM condemns insurgent attack against luxury hotel Five confirmed dead after assault on Pearl Continental hotel in Gwadar on SaturdayAn insurgent attack at a luxury hotel on Pakistan’s south-west coast killed five people, including a special forces soldier, a hotel security guard and three staff memb...
19:17, 05/12/2019

Pakistan's ISI Snoops On Its Own Citizens In Bid To Control Social Media Pakistan's government and its spy agency ISI have started snooping on its own people. Threats, arrests, blocked accounts and restricted posts -- Big Brother is watching more closely than ever across......
08:34, 05/11/2019

Reports: Christian acquitted of blasphemy leaves Pakistan ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani media say Aasia Bibi, a Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after spending eight years on death row, has left Pakistan for Canada to be reunited with her daughters. Wilson Chawdhry of the British Pakistani Christian Asso...
11:17, 05/08/2019

Bombing In Pakistan Kills 4 Cops, Injures 9 Others: Police Four police were killed and nine people wounded when terrorists detonated a bomb hidden under a motorbike in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, police said on Monday....
22:17, 05/13/2019

| Why Afghan refugee women in Pakistan fear repatriation Female refugees in Pakistan have told Al Jazeera that they are reluctant to return to Afghanistan because they fear violence and the forced recruitment of their children as child soldiers....
20:51, 05/09/2019

Pakistan had all but eliminated polio. Then things went badly wrong. Another danger was lurking besides the disease, in the same communities where vaccination efforts had long been underway. It was fear and suspicion, and it was so visceral — and so fast-moving — that a single rumor of vaccinated children falling sick...
11:00, 05/11/2019

Gunmen Attack Pakistan Hotel Used by Chinese and Vow Further Violence The Baluchistan Liberation Army, a separatist group, claimed responsibility. A Pakistani military official said the gunmen had killed a security guard....
21:34, 05/11/2019

Indian PM Modi under fire for comments on Pakistan airstrike NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been skewered by the opposition for going ahead with an airstrike in Pakistan on the mistaken belief that cloudy skies would help India’s air force avoid radar detection over experts̵...
12:00, 05/13/2019

Five dead in attack on luxury Pakistan hotel, military says Five people including a soldier were killed after gunmen stormed a five-star luxury hotel in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province, the military said Sunday....
18:00, 05/12/2019

Christian Woman in Blasphemy Case Leaves Pakistan A Pakistani Christian woman who was wrongfully convicted of blasphemy and jailed for eight years has left the country after months in legal limbo, reuniting with her daughters in Canada....
20:17, 05/08/2019

Asia Bibi arrives in Canada after leaving Pakistan Christian woman freed last year after spending eight years on death row for blasphemy Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who spent eight years on death row in Pakistan for blasphemy before she was freed last year, has flown to Canada where she has reunited...
13:51, 05/08/2019

Iran gas pipeline deal with Pakistan hampered by US sanctions Pakistan has backed out of a joint gas pipeline deal with Iran due to the threat of US sanctions. Pakistan could face a heavy financial penalty, as it promised to complete the project in a bilateral agreement with Iran....
22:00, 05/20/2019

Bombing Outside Revered Sufi Shrine in Pakistan Kills at Least 8 The attack against adherents of a moderate form of Islam took place on the second day of the holy month of Ramadan, when militants often step up violent acts....
08:34, 05/08/2019

Blast near shrine in Pakistan leaves at least 9 dead, officials say At least nine people were killed and many wounded by a blast targeting a security checkpoint outside a major Sufi shrine in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Wednesday, according to officials....
09:00, 05/08/2019

Christian woman who was on death row has left Pakistan, lawyer says A Pakistani Christian woman who spent eight years on death row falsely charged with blasphemy has left the country, her lawyer and media said on Wednesday, more than six months after she was acquitted by Pakistan's top court....
11:00, 05/09/2019

Pakistan, IMF in final round of talks on $8 billion bailout Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund have launched the final round of talks over the $8 billion bailout package for Islamabad, a deal that's expected to be signed next month....
14:51, 04/29/2019

10 killed in suicide bombing outside sacred shrine in Pakistan LAHORE, Pakistan — A suicide bomber attacked security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 20 others, police said. Hizbul Ahrar, an offshoot of the Pakis...
12:17, 05/08/2019

UPDATE 1-Exploration at Kekra-1 well off Pakistan abandoned - spokesman Exploration at the Kekra-1 well off the coast of southern Pakistan has been abandoned after no reserves of oil or gas were found, the spokesman for Oil and Gas Development Co Ltf, the Pakistani partner in the project said....
14:00, 05/19/2019

Pakistan Says Separatists Killed 5 in Attack on Luxury Hotel An assault on a hotel frequented by guests from China, which is investing heavily in the region, was “an effort to sabotage our economic prospects,” Prime Minister Imran Khan said....
02:51, 05/13/2019

Asia Bibi Left Pakistan But Others Remain On Death Row For Blasphemy One prisoner is an illiterate Christian street cleaner who got into an argument with a Muslim friend while they were out drinking. Another is a US-trained university professor whose liberal Facebook......
05:51, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 2-Exploration at Kekra-1 well off Pakistan ends -OGDC spokesman The consortium exploring the Kekra-1 well off the coast of Pakistan is ending drilling operations after no reserves of oil and gas were found, a spokesman for Oil and Gas Development Co Ltd, one of the Pakistani partners, said....
17:00, 05/19/2019

Pakistan’s Asif Ali to join World Cup squad despite death of daughter • Batsman’s 19-month old daughter has died after cancer battle• Mohammed Amir and Wahab Riaz also included in 15-man groupAsif Ali intends to take his place in Pakistan’s squad for the World Cup despite the death of his daughter on Sunday.The batsman...
20:51, 05/20/2019

Pakistan Appoints Moin-ul-Haque As High Commissioner to India Pakistan on Monday appointed career diplomat Moin-ul-Haque as the High Commissioner to India. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday approved appointments of over two dozen ambassadors in......
08:00, 05/21/2019

India Claims Diplomats Were Locked Up, Harassed In Pakistan: Report India has raised concerns with Pakistan over harassment of two of its diplomats by intelligence personnel last month and asked it to conduct an inquiry and prevent recurrence of such incidents,......
04:17, 05/05/2019

Pakistan sacks key member of economic team amid IMF talks ISLAMABAD (AP) — Senior Pakistani officials say the government has removed the head of the country’s central bank, a key member of a team currently in talks with the IMF over an $8 billion bailout package. The officials said Saturday that Tariq...
11:00, 05/04/2019

Armed militants storm luxury hotel in Pakistan attack Security guard and attackers killed in assault at Pearl Continental hotel in Gwadar, Balochistan provinceAt least three armed militants have stormed a luxury hotel in Pakistan and exchanged fire with government forces.Local media said the fighters st...
02:34, 05/12/2019

3 gunmen open fire at hotel in SW Pakistan, killing guard Pakistani officials say three insurgents armed with rifles and grenades have attacked a hotel in the southwestern coastal town of Gwadar, triggering a shootout in which one hotel guard was killed...
18:51, 05/11/2019

Gunmen attack luxury hotel in southwest Pakistan: officials Gunmen attacked a hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday and were battling security forces while helicopters circled overhead, officials said....
16:51, 05/11/2019

Pakistan Should Be On Global Watchdog's Black List, Says Arun Jaitley India on Thursday said that Pakistan should be put on the blacklist for countries who are not cooperating in the global fight against money laundering and terrorist financing....
02:17, 05/03/2019

Pakistan: Deadly bomb blast at Sufi shrine in Lahore Police say a bomb targeting security forces guarding a Sufi shrine has detonated in the city of Lahore. At least eight people are believed to have been killed so far, with many more wounded....
12:34, 05/08/2019

Pakistan Sets Up Committee To Scientifically Fix Religious Festival Dates Pakistan has set up a committee to determine lunar dates of religious festivals through a scientific method and end confusion in dates related to moon-sighting by clerics....
12:00, 05/08/2019

China marriage market targets Pakistan’s Christian minority Hundreds of girls from Pakistan’s tiny, impoverished Christian minority have been trafficked to China as brides as brokers lure parents with promises of cash, helped by priests who receive a cut of the profits, activists and officials say...
19:17, 05/07/2019

Pakistan busts prostitution ring that sent young women to China Pakistani authorities have arrested 12 suspected members of prostitution ring taking young Pakistani women to China, part of a growing human trafficking problem often based on fake marriages, officials said on Monday....
18:51, 05/06/2019

Inside the secret lives of transgender refugee sex workers in Pakistan It’s a dark underworld rarely brought to light in discussions of human rights and refugees. But there is a growing pool of refugees in Pakistan – those who have fled oppression in neighboring Afghanistan and Bangladesh – who identify as transgender, ...
04:17, 05/07/2019

Pakistan Busts Prostitution Ring That Sent Women To China, 12 Arrested Pakistani authorities have arrested 12 suspected members of prostitution ring taking young Pakistani women to China, part of a growing human trafficking problem often based on fake marriages,......
02:34, 05/07/2019

European Parliament's Ultimatum To Pakistan On Alleged Rights Violations In a stern letter to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, 51 members of the European Parliament, have expressed concern and sought and assurance from him that alleged persecution of religious......
09:51, 05/02/2019

Jofra Archer lives up to the hype in England T20 victory over Pakistan Two key wickets, a dead-eye run out, and speeds in the nineties. If Jofra Archer's ODI debut in Dublin on Friday – but for one superb yorker – felt a little low-key, then his T20 bow in Cardiff on Sunday lived up to the hype....
00:00, 05/06/2019

IOA Will Talk To Govt After May 23 To Sort Pakistan Visa Issue: Mehta The International Olympic Committee (IOC) had revoked the Olympic qualification status of a shooting event in New Delhi after India refused to grant visa to two Pakistani athletes....
22:34, 05/16/2019

Fresh IMF deal a 'political blow' to Pakistan PM Imran Khan Pakistan has secured a multibillion-dollar bailout package from the IMF in a desperate attempt to get out of a crippling economic situation. But the road to strengthen the nation's finances is tough....
23:34, 05/13/2019

Doctor With Infected Syringe Allegedly Sparks HIV Outbreak In Pakistan Parents nervously watch as their children wait to be tested for HIV in a village in southern Pakistan, where hundreds of people have been allegedly infected by a doctor using a contaminated syringe....
04:34, 05/17/2019

UN adds leader of outlawed Pakistan group to sanctions list Pakistan's Foreign Ministry says the leader of an outlawed militant group blamed by India for a February suicide attack that killed 40 of its soldiers has been added to a United Nations sanctions blacklist....
18:17, 05/01/2019

India calls for Pakistan's blacklisting by terror finance watchdog India will ask the global money laundering and terror finance watchdog to put Pakistan on a blacklist of countries that fail to meet international standards in stopping financial crime, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday....
13:17, 05/02/2019

Hafiz Saeed's Brother-In-Law Arrested In Pakistan For Hate Speech Jamaat-ud-Dawa leader and Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed's brother-in-law Hafiz Abdur Rehman Makki has been arrested for hate speech and criticising the Pakistan government, police said......
19:17, 05/15/2019

Four police officers killed in bomb explosion in southwest Pakistan A bomb went off in a marketplace in southwest Pakistan, killing at least four police officers and injuring around 10 others, including civilians, Monday night....
04:34, 05/14/2019

BJP Spokesperson Calls Mahatma Gandhi "Father Of Pakistan", Suspended The BJP on Friday suspended party spokesperson from Madhya Pradesh Anil Soumitra from its primary membership for calling Mahatma Gandhi the "father of the nation of Pakistan"....
17:17, 05/17/2019

Pakistan's 'Tyrion Lannister' longs to fight in battle of Winterfell As the north prepared for the battle of Winterfell, people in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi were surprised to see Tyrion Lannister serving flatbread at a local restaurant....
20:51, 04/29/2019

Pakistan opponents of death row Christian's blasphemy acquittal get bail A Pakistani court on Tuesday granted bail to the leader of a ultra-right Islamist group arrested last year after his supporters shut down cities and threatened judges following the acquittal of a Christian woman accused of blasphemy....
04:51, 05/15/2019

Tracy Morgan jokes about near-fatal accident, Kardashians: 'Kanye's on his way' out 'The Last O.G.' star Tracy Morgan commemorated his TBS sitcom's Season 3 renewal in darkly funny fashion.        ...
22:51, 05/15/2019

Pakistan: four dead after blast near major Sufi shrine in Lahore - reports Explosion reportedly targeted van carrying elite police officersAt least four people have been killed in a blast near Lahore’s Data Darbar, the largest Sufi shrine in south Asia, police in the Pakistani city said.The explosion was reported before 10a...
07:34, 05/08/2019

Xi Jinping Meets Imran Khan, Talks Of India-Pakistan Peace Chinese President Xi Jinping met Imran Khan in Beijing today and expressed hope that Pakistan and India could meet each other halfway improving their strained relations following the Pulwama terror......
18:17, 04/28/2019

Monstrous rumors stoke hostility to Pakistan's anti-polio drive His bearded face was half-covered by a shawl, but Hameedullah Khan's fear and ignorance was on full display as he delivered a chilling message for anyone who tries to vaccinate his children against polio....
10:17, 05/03/2019

Pakistan busts prostitution ring sending young women to China PAKISTAN — Pakistani authorities have arrested 12 suspected members of a prostitution ring taking young Pakistani women to China, part of a growing human trafficking problem often based on fake marriages, officials said Monday. Those arrested include...
02:00, 05/07/2019

World Cup door open for Joe Denly with Moeen Ali to miss first ODI against Pakistan with rib injury Moeen Ali will miss the start of England's home one-day summer at the Kia Oval on Wednesday with a rib injury, which could hand Joe Denly a chance to prove he can be a World Cup all-rounder....
18:34, 05/07/2019

China, Pakistan Sign Agreements On Space Exploration, Manned Missions China and Pakistan have signed an agreement on space exploration, marking a new phase in space science cooperation including manned missions between the all-weather allies....
22:00, 04/29/2019

UN places Pakistan-based JeM militant leader Masood Azhar on blacklist India has sought for years to have Masood Azhar placed on a UN list of global terrorists. His group claimed a deadly bombing in Indian-controlled Kashmir that nearly brought the country to war with Pakistan....
22:17, 05/01/2019

Ben Stokes guides England to thrilling victory to seal series win over Pakistan This was very nearly fileable under: another of those occasional England cock-ups. As it was, they averted a crisis and it was fileable under: another successful England chase, and another England series win. They got home by three wickets at Trent B...
03:17, 05/18/2019

Pakistan security forces kill attackers after raid on luxury hotel Pakistani security forces have killed three separatist insurgents who had stormed a luxury hotel in the port city of Gwadar 24 hours earlier, the military said on Sunday....
15:00, 05/12/2019

Pakistan’s War on Polio Falters Amid Attacks on Health Workers and Mistrust Pakistani officials had hoped that 2019 would be the year they declared victory against the disease. But attacks and mistrust of vaccinations make that goal unlikely....
13:51, 04/29/2019

"No Halwa Puri?": Pakistan Airlines Slammed For Serving English Breakfast Pakistan's national carrier learnt a lesson just how seriously airline meals are taken, following a backlash after its latest advert, bearing a photo of a cheese omelette, sausages and beans, promised......
15:51, 05/02/2019

Terrorists Storm 5-Star Hotel In Pakistan's Gwadar, Gunshots Heard At least one person has been killed after three gunmen stormed a five-star hotel in the southwestern Pakistani city of Gwadar, the centrepiece of a multi-billion dollar Chinese infrastructure project,......
17:51, 05/11/2019

Gunmen battle security forces in five-star hotel in Pakistan: officials Three gunmen attacked a luxury hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday, killing at least one guard and battling security forces from inside the building, security officials and the army said....
17:34, 05/11/2019

Asia Bibi in Canada after fleeing Pakistan following blasphemy acquittal, lawyer says The Christian woman who spent years on death row for blasphemy in Pakistan before she was acquitted last year has left for Canada, her lawyer confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday....
15:17, 05/08/2019

‘Aasia Is Out.’ Christian Woman Acquitted of Blasphemy Leaves Pakistan for Canada A Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after spending eight years on death row in Pakistan has left for Canada to be reunited with her daughters, Pakistani officials and others involved in the case said Wednesday. Aasia Bibi was convicted of blasph...
12:51, 05/08/2019

U.N. blacklists founder of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed A U.N. Security Council committee blacklisted the head of the Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) on Wednesday after China dropped its objection to the move, ending a decade-long diplomatic impasse....
22:17, 05/01/2019

Explainer: U.N. blacklists leader of Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad A U.N. Security Council committee blacklisted the head of the Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), Masood Azhar, on Wednesday after China dropped its objection to the move, ending a long diplomatic impasse....
22:17, 05/01/2019

England call up uncapped Sussex batsman Phil Salt for Pakistan T20 game • 22-year-old Salt will replace injured Dawid Malan• Salt spent winter with Islamabad United in PakistanUncapped Sussex batsman Phil Salt has been added to the England squad for Sunday’s Twenty20 international against Pakistan following Dawid Malan’s...
14:34, 05/04/2019

Pakistan: Gunmen target luxury hotel in China-funded port city A hotel in the Pakistani port city of Gwadar has been attacked by gunmen from a Baloch separatist group. The port is an important piece of China's Belt and Road infrastructure project in Pakistan....
08:51, 05/12/2019

Pakistan should focus on 'hawala' transfers to stem corrupt fund flows: report Pakistani authorities should tighten supervision of traditional cash transfer methods as part of a wider overhaul of financial sector regulation to stem outflows of corrupt money, a British think-tank said....
23:34, 05/22/2019

5 civilians, 4 insurgents killed in attack on luxury hotel in southwest Pakistan: official A Pakistani regional police chief increased Sunday the death toll from an attack on a luxury hotel to five people, which he said did not include four gunmen killed by security forces....
13:17, 05/12/2019

UN chief urges India and Pakistan to dial down tensions in wake of Kashmir attack United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday called on India and Pakistan to take steps to defuse tensions in the wake an attack in Kashmir late last week that left dozes of Indian security forces dead....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Pakistan: where the daily slaughter of women barely makes the news | Mohammed Hanif The stories of murdered women are recorded with grim regularity in one and half inches of a single newspaper columnYou can find the news about Pakistan’s war on women buried deep inside the metro pages of Urdu newspapers. I stumbled upon it a few yea...
13:18, 05/09/2019

Pakistan media: Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after years on death row has left the country ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan media: Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after years on death row has left the country....
11:17, 05/08/2019

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan call up Asif Ali, Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz to final squad Pakistan call up Asif Ali, Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz to their final 15-man World Cup squad as they replace Abid Ali, Faheem Ashraf and Junaid Khan....
16:34, 05/20/2019

Asia Bibi latest: Christian who spent years on death row for blasphemy leaves Pakistan for safety of Canada Asia Bibi, the Christian woman who spent years on death row in Pakistan after being convicted of blasphemy, has left the country to take refuge in Canada....
12:34, 05/08/2019

Joko Widodo Wins Indonesian Presidency by a Wide Margin Indonesia’s president won re-election by an 11-point margin in an official vote count released as security was tightened in the capital because his opponent’s supporters were gathering to protest the results....
07:34, 05/21/2019

House Judiciary Chairman Nadler: Trump is making it 'more difficult' not to consider impeachment House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-NY, accused the White House of "intimidating" former WH Counselor Don McGahn from testifying on Capitol Hill and said it was becoming "more and more difficult" to not consider President Trump's imp...
08:00, 05/21/2019

Shelby: Trump ‘pretty positive’ on budget caps deal President Donald Trump seemed “pretty positive” Monday afternoon about the idea of striking a deal with Congress to prevent billions of dollars in sequestration cuts over the next two years, Senate Appropriations Chairman Richard Shelby said tonight....
08:00, 05/21/2019

China selling US treasuries is not hurting US bond market China’s holdings of US government securities are now the lowest they’ve been in two years at just $1.13 trillion. The Chinese have been selling treasuries that they own and not buying. Theoretically that should hurt the US bond market and cause inter...
08:17, 05/21/2019

Iranian official calls Donald Trump "Crazy President" A senior Iranian official called Donald Trump a "crazy President" whose threats against Tehran weren't going to work, adding that if the US President wanted to talk, he'll not only have to show some......
08:51, 05/21/2019

Why This Restaurant Owner Gives Out Free Food Located just blocks away from the White House in Washington DC, Sakina Halal Grill looks like any other high-end restaurant at first glance. But there's one crucial difference - it serves free meals......
09:00, 05/21/2019

HSBC plans more China tech jobs in push for market share HSBC Holdings PLC plans to add more than a 1,000 jobs this year at its technology development centers in China, as the Asia-focused lender seeks to bolster its presence in the world's second largest economy....
09:17, 05/21/2019

Massive 2015 natural gas leak caused by microbial corrosion, report says Aliso Canyon methane leak 6. (credit: Earthworks / Flickr) A massive natural gas leak at a storage facility in Southern California was caused by microbial corrosion of well equipment, according to a new independent report from analysis firm Blade E...
09:17, 05/21/2019

Pro-Trump college GOP activist Charlie Kirk will launch a new group to target Democrats in 2020 The page concludes with a notice that Turning Point Action is a 501(c)(4) entity, which by law can campaign either for or against candidates running for office....
09:17, 05/21/2019

Factbox: Investments by automakers in the U.S. and China since Trump came to power Major automakers have announced a slew of investments in the United States since President Donald Trump took office in January 2017 and exerted pressure on the industry to create more U.S. jobs....
09:51, 05/21/2019

'Mother Of Satan' Bombs Show Foreign Hand In Lanka Attacks: Investigators One month after the Sri Lanka suicide attacks that killed more than 250 people, investigators have told AFP the bombers used "Mother of Satan" explosives favoured by the ISIS group that are a new sign......
10:17, 05/21/2019

'Game of Thrones' is over, and some viewers are ready to cancel HBO. Here's how to do it With 'Game of Thrones' over, some viewers are ready to cancel their subscription to HBO. Here's how to do it.        ...
10:51, 05/21/2019

Best of Late Night: Seth Meyers Says Trump’s Iran Threats Are a Good Case for More Golf It’s a matter of national security to keep President Trump golfing, Meyers said. “Otherwise, he’ll spend his time threatening to start wars on Twitter.”...
10:51, 05/21/2019

Scientists Think They Know How Pluto's Hidden Ocean Stays Liquid Recent results suggest that Pluto has a liquid water ocean buried beneath its icy shell. But how could such a thing be possible at the frigid outer edges of the solar system? Scientists from Japan and the United States might have an answer.Read more....
11:00, 05/21/2019

Gleyber Torres is biggest winner from Yankees’ injuries BALTIMORE — One of the best things that has happened to the Yankees while being crushed by injuries this season is the acceleration factor. No one is accelerating faster than Gleyber Torres. Young players like Torres have had to rise to the occasion....
11:34, 05/21/2019

Dellin Betances finally honing in on Yankees comeback BALTIMORE — Dellin Betances won’t exactly know when he will be off the injured list until he starts throwing off a mound, but the right-handed reliever has an eye on June. “I hope so. I think I can be back [in] June,” Betances said after playing catc...
11:34, 05/21/2019

Mets back up desperate Mickey Callaway in best way possible Here was the ultimate vote of confidence Monday for the Mets: They finally won a game. With Mickey Callaway told by GM Brodie Van Wagenen he would remain the team’s manager for the “foreseeable future,” the Mets got their act together for a night and...
11:34, 05/21/2019

The German Data Diver Who Exposed China's Muslim Crackdown Research by Adrian Zenz, a born-again Christian anthropologist working alone in a German suburb, thrust China and the West into one of their biggest clashes over human rights in decades, after he showed how China built internment camps and surveillan...
12:00, 05/21/2019

Bullish Brits lost $34M to cryptocurrency scams last year British investors lost £27 million ($34.38 million) to cryptocurrency scams over the last financial year, according to one of the UK’s financial regulators. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) reports that between April 1, 2018 and April 1, 2019 th...
12:00, 05/21/2019

| Safe for Catholic schools to reopen - Sri Lanka army Sri Lanka has tightened security ahead of the reopening of some Catholic schools for the first time since the Easter bombings that killed 258 people, the army chief said....
12:17, 05/21/2019

Risks, rewards accompany speedier cleanup of closed nukes PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Federal regulators are reviewing plans to sell retiring nuclear reactors to a nuclear waste management company for accelerated decommissioning. Holtec International says it could finish cleanup and demolition of the plants in e...
12:17, 05/21/2019

Libyan capital, under siege, gets water back after 2 days BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Authorities say the Libyan capital, which has been under attack by commander Khalifa Hifter’s forces since last month, has seen its water supplies resume two days after gunmen shut the pipes down, depriving over 2 million...
12:17, 05/21/2019

Kremlin criticizes new U.S. pledge to sanction Nord Stream 2 pipeline The Kremlin said on Tuesday that U.S. sanctions on Russia's Nord Stream 2 pipeline to Germany would be an act of unfair competition that would be seen as unacceptable in Moscow and some European capitals....
12:34, 05/21/2019

Formula 1 legend Niki Lauda dies aged 70 Three-time F1 world champion and non-executive chairman of Mercedes F1 “passed away peacefully”, his family said Tributes have been paid to three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda, who has died at the age of 70. The Austrian underwent a dou...
13:00, 05/21/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro is now on sale in the UK Just around a week after its announcement the OnePlus 7 Pro is now available to buy in the UK, with prices starting at £649.That will get you the phone in Mirror Gray with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, while for £699 you can get it in Mi...
13:17, 05/21/2019

British Artist Banksy's Home City An Urban Canvas For Elusive Artist Five years ago, British street artist Banksy adorned the side of a once uninspiring white brick building in Bristol with the familiar image of a girl gazing out solemnly. The dank courtyard beneath......
13:51, 05/21/2019

WWE Raw: Seth Rollins and Kofi Kingston team up, Brock Lesnar gloats Universal champion Seth Rollins and WWE Champion Kofi Kingston joined forces on Raw as the threat of Brock Lesnar and his Money in the Bank briefcase loomed overhead....
14:00, 05/21/2019

Here's how to build a hurricane-resistant house — not as expensive as you may think After years of increasingly powerful hurricanes wreaking record destruction, owners and builders are looking intensely at ways to fortify their homes....
14:17, 05/21/2019

Women’s World Cup ticket fiasco shows Fifa’s capacity for chaos Organiser’s reaction when it emerged some tickets booked together are not next to one another left a lot to be desiredFollowing the still simmering fury over Uefa’s choice of Baku for the Europa League final and its corporate-heavy ticket policy for ...
14:17, 05/21/2019

The Meaningful Reason Why Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Named Their Son Psalm What's in a name? Kim Kardashian and Kanye West welcomed their fourth child on May 10 and revealed one week later that they named their baby boy Psalm West. Fans immediately began......
14:17, 05/21/2019

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud would not regret beating former club Arsenal in the Europa League Final Olivier Giroud says he will have no regrets over beating Arsenal in next week's Europa League Final and ending their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League....
14:34, 05/21/2019

AP Top Stories May 21 Here's the latest for Tuesday May 21st: Iran's president says he is seeking wartime executive powers; Severe weather and more        ...
14:51, 05/21/2019

Hyundai Venue vs Rivals: Price Comparison The Hyundai Venue has been finally launched in India bringing more excitement in the hotly contested subcompact SUV segment. Now, this space has some established rivals including the Maruti Suzuki......
15:00, 05/21/2019

Get the popular Moto G6 at only $48 with Verizon activation or installment plans Even though it's certainly not the most powerful smartphone released by Motorola stateside in the last year or so, the mid-range Moto G6 has proven exceptionally popular for the brand's hardcore fans on tight budgets, frequently scoring big discounts...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Huawei: we've been good for Android, our phones will still get app and security updates Fair or not, the new White House administration restrictions on US companies doing business with Huawei all of a sudden took an ominous turn as Google announced it will have to chop access to Android in compliance. Google says that "while" it is revi...
15:00, 05/21/2019

USPS is experimenting with self-driving mail trucks The USPS is thinking of hauling your mail and packages across the country with the help of self-driving trucks. It has awarded San Diego self-driving truck company TuSimple with a contract for a two-week pilot, wherein the firm's vehicles will p...
15:17, 05/21/2019

Sony just laid out everything there is to know about the PS5 Sony's next-generation console isn't due to launch anytime this year, but the tech giant has been surprisingly generous with details. During a corporate strategy presentation, the company has listed all the information it has revealed so fa...
15:17, 05/21/2019

Aston Martin squad R-Motorsport can't count Dennis's Zolder DTM points The R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad was not awarded the eight manufacturer points it earned for its best result of the 2019 DTM season in the Zolder finale...
15:17, 05/21/2019

France to push ahead with 5G launch in 2020 despite Huawei woes France will launch the deployment of its 5G network as planned in 2020 despite current difficulties faced by China's Huawei which could push some telecoms operators to modify their source of supply, the telecoms regulator said Tuesday....
15:34, 05/21/2019

Remember New Coke? It’s Coming Back, and You Can Blame Netflix The creators of “Stranger Things” wrote the failed beverage into the coming season as part of a big marketing push. With memories of a 1985 backlash faded, Coca-Cola dug out the old recipe....
15:51, 05/21/2019

Can green pioneer Costa Rica get citizens on their bikes? Costa Rica gets 98% of its power from renewables, yet has one of the biggest carbon footprints in Central America. Now, it wants to clean up transport, but can cycling improve its image?...
15:51, 05/21/2019

Will faltering EU growth play a role in the European elections? Economic growth is still weak and unevenly spread across the 28-nation European Union, while job creation is only just beginning to improve. Will Europe's lackluster economy have an impact on the upcoming elections?...
15:51, 05/21/2019

TRAI to Focus on Regulatory Imbalance Between OTTs, Telcos: Chairman TRAI has said the scope of its consultation process on over-the-top applications (OTTs) is limited to examine if there are any regulatory imbalances between telecom service providers (TSPs) and OTT......
16:17, 05/21/2019

Why paying with your palm could be the new way to shop Paying for your shopping could be about to get even simpler thanks to new technology from Fujitsu.The Japanese giant has shown off new biometric payment technology that will do away the need not just for cash at the checkout, but possibly debit or cr...
16:17, 05/21/2019

Jamie Oliver’s restaurant empire crumbles, putting 1,300 jobs at risk British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain went into administration — a British version of bankruptcy — on Tuesday, threatening around 1,300 jobs in the latest blow for Britain’s high street. Oliver, 43, a well-known figure in Britain and...
16:34, 05/21/2019

Wendy's worker abducted in Idaho, suspect found in Arizona Authorities say a 17-year-old girl abducted from the Wendy's restaurant where she worked in Idaho has been found in Arizona along with the man accused of taking her....
16:51, 05/21/2019

Iran refuses Trump's offer of talks unless US shows 'respect' Iran's Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has said his country won't negotiate with President Donald Trump unless the US shows Tehran "respect" by honoring its commitments under the disputed nuclear deal....
16:51, 05/21/2019

Retired Belgian King Will Submit to Paternity Test King Albert II will give a DNA sample but will fight to keep the result secret, in a long-running case that has put some rare cracks in the royal family’s privacy....
17:00, 05/21/2019

Veoneer will sell $500 million of bonds, equity to boost working capital Swedish supplier Veoneer plans to shore up its working capital by $500 million through the sale of bonds and shares, as it waits for a strong order book to translate into a pickup in earnings....
17:17, 05/21/2019

Rallies in all 50 states aim to halt anti-abortion movement in U.S. Hundreds of rallies are scheduled nationwide Tuesday to oppose new momentum in recent weeks to overturn the Supreme Court's 46-year-old ruling that makes abortion legal in the United States....
17:34, 05/21/2019

George RR Martin (sort of) reveals whether the end of his 'Game of Thrones' book will match the show George RR Martin has spoken. And like everyone else who loves "Game of Thrones," the author of the "A Song of Ice and Fire" books is in his feelings about the show ending. But he also has lots of news to share!...
17:34, 05/21/2019

Tech's favorite bag brand will sell you a $600 carbon fiber tripod Peak Design is known for its trendy (and pricey) camera bags and straps -- it's the kit du jour for photographers and vloggers. And now it's adding a travel tripod to the fold. It might not be the most exciting product launch ever, but it l...
17:51, 05/21/2019

Ava DuVernay’s When They See Us Is More Than a Vindication of the Central Park Five Nearly an hour into the premiere episode of Ava DuVernay’s Netflix miniseries When They See Us, four of the boys who will soon be known as the Central Park Five are left alone together in a holding cell. (The fifth, Korey Wise, is locked in wit...
18:17, 05/21/2019

Senators urge Volkswagen to end delay in Tennessee union election Three Democratic U.S. senators on Tuesday questioned the decision by Volkswagen AG's U.S. unit to delay a union election for workers at its Tennessee assembly plant....
18:17, 05/21/2019

Teen sheds 10 STONE after finding weight loss inspiration on Instagram THIS teenager was inspired to change her lifestyle when she saw weight loss transformation snaps on Instagram. Here's how the super-slimmer shed 10st....
18:17, 05/21/2019

Brazil coach Tite under pressure ahead of Copa America Having too many players to choose from is a problem most coaches relish, but it's a problem Brazil coach Tite could do without ahead of the Copa America        ...
18:34, 05/21/2019

Lille goalkeeper Mike Maignan earns France call-up France coach Didier Deschamps has called up three new players, including Lille goalkeeper Mike Maignan, for upcoming European Championship qualifiers against Turkey and Andorra and a friendly against Bolivia        ...
18:34, 05/21/2019

Police ID man in Sunday’s fatal motorcycle crash TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department has identified the man who died after being involved in a motorcycle crash on Sunday. Officials say 58-year-old Douglas Knaus was riding his motorcycle northbound on S. Kinney Road, near W. Hal Gras Road with...
18:34, 05/21/2019

Terrorism charge filed against Tarrant in New Zealand mosque shootings that left 51 dead The new charge comes with a maximum penalty of life imprisonment upon conviction and will be a test case for New Zealand's terrorism law.        ...
18:51, 05/21/2019

Balloon 'Tank Man' in Taiwan marks 30 years since Tiananmen crackdown A Taiwanese artist has created giant inflatables of a tank and "tank man" - the lone protester who stood in front of a convoy of tanks on Beijing's Tiananmen Square - to mark 30 years since China's......
18:51, 05/21/2019

Days Gone Update 1.09: PS4 Patch Notes LIVE for Bend Studio's 13GB download Sony and Bend Studio have updated the game once again to add a new patch - and this one is a pretty hefty install, coming in at 13GB! Here's what you need to know....
18:51, 05/21/2019

Subtropical storm Andrea forms, then fizzles out days before 2019 hurricane season begins The 2019 Atlantic Hurricane season got off to an early start when the first named storm formed Monday and quickly fizzled a day later over the Atlantic, southwest of Bermuda....
18:51, 05/21/2019

Polish sextuplets surprise parents and doctors expecting five Poland's first sextuplets on record, two boys and four girls, were born in the southern city of Krakow on Monday to the surprise of parents and doctors who had expected five babies....
19:00, 05/21/2019

Watch trailers for each 'Black Mirror' episode in season five With season five of Black Mirror set to debut on June 5th, Netflix released trailers for each of the season's three episodes. They star Anthony Mackie and Miley Cyrus -- along with Topher Grace, Andrew Scott and Pom Klementieff. The show sticks ...
19:00, 05/21/2019

Seth Rogen Reveals the Important Life Lessons He Learned From Kanye West Seth Rogen is sharing an inspiring story about his pal, Kanye West. The 37-year-old Long Shot star, who once parodied the Grammy winner's "Bound 2" music video, is opening up......
19:17, 05/21/2019

'Autistic children as young as 11 held in isolation for years' Children as young as 11 are being locked in isolation for years on end by NHS hospitals, as a means of caring for those with autism and learning difficulty, watchdogs have found....
19:34, 05/21/2019

DNA test proves care worker is heir to sprawling £50m estate A struggling care worker has inherited one of Britain's finest country estates after he was found to be the illegitimate son of the property's previous aristocratic owner who died last year....
19:34, 05/21/2019

Nigel Farage milkshake attack: Man charged with common assault and criminal damage after drink is thrown at Brexit Party leader A man has been charged with common assault and criminal damage after Nigel Farage had a milkshake thrown at him while on a walkabout in Newcastle city centre....
19:34, 05/21/2019

Website crashes while tracking great white shark in Long Island Sound A crush of fans looking to keep tabs on a great white shark spotted in the Long Island Sound apparently took a bite out of the website used to track the beast — which later re-emerged off the coast of the Hamptons. The shark tracker on OCEARCH, a Nov...
19:51, 05/21/2019

Eagles' Carson Wentz practicing 'without limitations,' but Malcolm Jenkins absent from OTAs Philadelphia QB Carson Wentz is practicing "without limitations" following last year's back injury. However S Malcolm Jenkins is skipping voluntary OTAs.        ...
19:51, 05/21/2019

Tornado season has been wild, and more storms are coming The deadly and destructive 2019 tornado season has been above-average, and shows no signs of letting up.        ...
20:00, 05/21/2019

As Jayme Closs' kidnapper awaits prison, a Wisconsin town reflects on the bewildering tragedy Jake Patterson will be sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to killing James and Denise Closs and kidnapping, Jayme Closs outside Barron, Wisconsin.        ...
20:00, 05/21/2019

UK opposition Labour Party will not back PM May's Brexit deal Britain's main opposition Labour Party said it will not support Prime Minister Theresa's May latest attempt to secure Brexit after she offered sweeteners in her fourth attempt to break the parliamentary impasse and pass her negotiated deal with the E...
20:00, 05/21/2019

UK government wants to settle second Brexit vote, customs issues quickly: spokesman British Prime Minister Theresa May's government wants to resolve swiftly the issues of whether to hold a second Brexit referendum and what type of post-Brexit customs relationship to have, May's political spokesman said on Tuesday ....
20:00, 05/21/2019

Austrian far right crashes out of government as president backs Kurz The far-right Freedom Party (FPO) quit Austria's coalition government on Tuesday after the president sided with Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and sacked the hardline FPO interior minister, paving the way for a caretaker government....
20:00, 05/21/2019

Abortion rights supporters rally across the nation Hundreds of rallies were set across the nation as supporters vented frustrations at actions by several states aimed at restricting access to abortions.        ...
20:34, 05/21/2019

Brad Pitt is shirtless, Leonardo DiCaprio a 'has-been' in 'Once Upon a Time' trailer Leonardo DiCaprio stars as a fading movie star, Brad Pitt as his rugged stuntman in the red-band trailer for "Once Upon the Time in Hollywood."        ...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Apple updates MacBook Pro with 8-core option, revised keyboard design Apple's pro-grade laptop received another set of internal bumps today, designed to improve performance of both chips and the troubled butterfly keyboard.Read More...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Riot Games and State Farm extend League of Legends esports pact to 2021 The extension comes only a year after State Farm first started sponsoring the game's esports tournaments. Other sponsors include Alienware and Mastercard.Read More...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Rising sea levels could flood New York City within next century: study Sea levels could rise more than 6 feet over the next century, flooding major coastal cities such as the Big Apple — and displacing millions of people around the globe in a “catastrophic” disaster, a new study warns. If climate-changing emission...
21:00, 05/21/2019

How to Avoid Gate-Checking Your Luggage Why are there a million categories that decide when you board a plane? The Intelligencer explains: Airlines figured out that random boarding is faster than back-to-front boarding, because it spreads people throughout the plane as they stow their lugg...
21:17, 05/21/2019

OAS calls Nicaragua to release jailed protesters by June 18 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Organization of American States is calling on Nicaragua to unconditionally release all prisoners related to anti-government protests that started last year. Twenty of the 34 member states in the hemispheric body voted in favor o...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Postal Service tests mail shipments on self-driving trucks PHOENIX (AP) — A self-driving truck company has partnered with the U.S. Postal Service to test autonomous technology on the long-haul route between Phoenix and Dallas. San Diego-based TuSimple is planning for two autonomous trucks to carry mail and p...
21:34, 05/21/2019

6 Russian planes intercepted by US off Alaska coast ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — U.S. military officials say four Russian bombers and two fighter jets were intercepted off Alaska’s western coast by U.S. aircraft but had not entered U.S. or Canadian air space. The North American Aerospace Defense Com...
21:34, 05/21/2019

“Big Bang Theory” finale gets galactic ratings to win week LOS ANGELES (AP) — In its last blast, “The Big Bang Theory” topped the TV ratings by a light-year. The finale of the nerdy CBS comedy’s 12-season run drew 18.5 million live viewers Thursday night to easily win the week. Sunday’...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Pelicans lay out ‘next step’ in their Anthony Davis plan Anthony Davis’ status is the elephant in the NBA’s room. New Pelicans boss David Griffin said Davis’ status should be clearer after he meets with his disgruntled star next month in California for a frank face-to-face. “Yeah, we’ll visit together. We’...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Mets vs. Nationals: Eric Fedde will out pitch Zack Wheeler Bold bowl photos of Alex Rodriguez sitting on the can were taken outside a window of his luxury apartment. Seems A-Rod forgot to close the blinds and was blindsided. His lawyers may seek legal action citing privacy laws if they can flush out who capt...
21:34, 05/21/2019

UPDATE 3-Fortum makes progress in talks to resolve Uniper standoff Fortum on Tuesday made progress in talks over cooperation with energy group Uniper , of which it owns 49.99%, shortly after activist funds stepped back from increasing pressure on the Finnish utility to seek full control....
21:34, 05/21/2019

May’s final effort to win backing falls flat as MPs reject ‘new' Brexit deal Politicians from across the House shoot down repackaged offer in major blow to PMFollow the latest political developments - liveTheresa May’s final attempt to patch together a parliamentary majority for Brexit appears to have backfired after her 10-p...
22:34, 05/21/2019

Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood review - Tarantino's dazzling LA redemption song With Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt playing a TV actor and stuntman who cross paths with the Manson cult, Tarantino has created outrageous, disorientating entertainmentQuentin Tarantino’s exploitation black-comedy thriller Once Upon a Time … in Holl...
22:34, 05/21/2019

Tories line up to reject 'convoluted mess' of May's Brexit deal Withdrawal of support suggests deal may be defeated by greater margin than last timeA string of Conservative MPs have said they can no longer back Theresa May’s Brexit deal, in a sign that many could be willing to vote it down in order to hasten her ...
22:34, 05/21/2019

Venezuela's ambassador to Italy resigns, blaming government's lack of money Isaías Rodríguez says US sanctions against Caracas means he cannot afford to carry out his dutiesThe Venezuelan ambassador to Italy has resigned, saying his government’s financial difficulties have made his job impossible.In a letter addressed direct...
22:34, 05/21/2019

U.S. House lawmaker subpoenas Hope Hicks and an ex-staffer to Don McGahn The chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, Jerrold Nadler, on Tuesday announced he has issued subpoenas to former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks and Annie Donaldson, the former chief of staff to then-White ...
22:34, 05/21/2019

| Australia election triggers refugee suicide attempts At least four refugees in Australia's offshore Pacific camps have attempted suicide since the conservative government's shock re-election, according to refugees, advocates and police....
22:34, 05/21/2019

Office worker launches UK's first police facial recognition legal action Ed Bridges, from Cardiff, says ‘intrusive’ technology is used on thousands of peopleAn office worker who believes his image was captured by facial recognition cameras when he popped out for a sandwich in his lunch break has launched a groundbreaking ...
23:00, 05/21/2019

BMW CEO's future in doubt as board tensions emerge, report says Some BMW supervisory board members are raising questions over whether Harald Krueger is the right choice to lead the company and will discuss the CEO’s second-term prospects in the coming weeks, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg....
23:00, 05/21/2019

NY moves to ensure Trump pardons can’t nix state charges ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A presidential pardon won’t be enough to clear a person of similar state charges under legislation approved by New York state lawmakers. The Democrat-led state Assembly passed the measure Tuesday, sending it to Gov. Andrew C...
23:17, 05/21/2019

Microsoft starts rolling out Windows 10 May 2019 Update Microsoft started rolling out the Windows 10 May 2019 Update on May 21, 2019. The company also launched a Windows health dashboard to track its progress.Read More...
23:34, 05/21/2019

Shanahan says after Iran briefing U.S. deployment has deterred attacks Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday after briefing lawmakers on the threat from Iran that the United States had deterred possible attacks by deploying forces to the region....
23:51, 05/21/2019

AP Top Stories May 21 P Here are the top stories for Tuesday, May 21st: McGahn a no-show for testimony, faces contempt vote; Activists protest a new wave of abortion bans; Rough weather hits Southern Plains; New Coke, from 1985, makes a comeback with `Stranger Things.'...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Rally at Supreme Court to stop abortion bans Activists were joined by members of Congress to rally near the Supreme Court on "National Day of Action to Stop the Bans" on abortion. (May 21)        ...
00:00, 05/22/2019

A woman shamed a wedding guest for wearing an 'absurdly short dress,' but a lot of people think her outfit is perfectly fine Shutterstock A woman posted a photo from someone's courthouse wedding in the "That's It I'm Wedding Shaming" Facebook group with a caption that critiqued one guest's "absurdly short dress." "You can totally see all the way up to her underwear," the ...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Celebrity Chef Jamie Oliver Shutters Most UK Restaurants, 1,000 Jobs Go British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's restaurant chain went into administration on Tuesday, leaving 1,000 people without jobs as the majority of branches ceased trading immediately in the latest blow......
00:00, 05/22/2019

New Tales Of The City trailer highlights Mary Ann’s return to Barbary Lane Twenty-six years ago, Armistead Maupin’s Tales Of The City PBS mini-series was a groundbreaking look at gay and straight relationships in San Francisco in the 1970s. It was followed by two more series (More Tales Of The City and Further Tales Of The ...
00:34, 05/22/2019

Here are three new Black Mirror trailers for your eyeballs Three new episodes of Black Mirror are hitting Netflix on June 5—yes, just three, but you will take what Charlie Brooker gives you and you will be satisfied (or complain about it on Twitter, as is your wont). Speaking of which, Netflix has released a...
00:34, 05/22/2019

Senators demand answers over early release of 'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh Senators have told the head of the Federal Bureau of Prisons to explain why 'American Taliban' fighter John Walker Lindh is to be released this week two-and-a-half years before the end of his sentence....
00:34, 05/22/2019

Giroud signs new contract at Chelsea before possible transfer ban for club • Striker gives Chelsea boost by signing a new one-year contract• Club faces a transfer ban for the next two windowsOlivier Giroud has given Chelsea a boost by signing a new one-year contract for next season ahead of next week’s Europa League final. ...
00:34, 05/22/2019

How football helped Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford cope with wife's health scare Having to learn a new offense has helped take Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford's mind off his wife Kelly's recovery from brain surgery.        ...
01:00, 05/22/2019

You can build your own Lightsaber and Droid at Disney’s new Star Wars attractions Disney’s finally lifting the veil on its Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge attraction set to debut at Disneyland on May 31. And while we were all expecting a glut of rides and properly attired characters roaming about, its the souvenirs that have us most exci...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Research reveals surprising relationship between climate change and fertility rate Climate change will shape every aspect of human life – often in complex ways. Take the question of deciding how many children to have, for example. A new analysis suggests that climate change could increase fertility rates in tropical countries, in t...
01:00, 05/22/2019

How the messaging app ‘bthere’ became a sexual assault prevention tool For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. This story explores how the app bthere wants to combat and prevent ...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Fiorentina coach Montella banned for referee rant & punching advertising "Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella will miss the last match of the season against Genoa, which will determine whether his team will be relegated, following a two-game ban imposed by the league\u0027s disciplinary committee on Tuesday."...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Why a T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Would Be Bad for the Public Opinion: FCC chair Ajit Pai says the deal is in the public interest. Except it would raise prices, reduce competition and innovation, and harm low-income Americans....
01:17, 05/22/2019

Students recognized for naming new natural resource park TUCSON – Six students were recognized on Tuesday for their role in naming a county-owned land, “Desert Haven Natural Resources Park.” The 15-acre park, located on 36th Street and Kino Parkway, will feature ramadas, picnic tables, walking trails, secu...
01:17, 05/22/2019

'Dress too tight': Elle Fanning faints at Cannes Film Festival Elle Fanning reassured everyone that she's OK after suffering a medical emergency at the Cannes Film Festival Monday evening due to her tight dress.        ...
01:17, 05/22/2019

Climate change could raise sea levels by 7 feet by 2100, shocking study reveals Ocean levels are rising due to climate change and the long-held view is that sea levels would rise nearly three feet by the year 2100. A startling new study has suggested that view is woefully incorrect. Instead, sea levels could rise more than doubl...
01:17, 05/22/2019

Famous Woodstock 'couple' will return for 50th anniversary event Subjects of famed 'Woodstock' photo will return to Bethel Woods for 50th anniversary of celebration        ...
01:34, 05/22/2019

2019 Vauxhall Corsa prototype: first drive An elite team has created the new Corsa from scratch under new French owners to a scarily tight timetable. So what’s it like to drive? Somewhere there’s a parallel universe in which the new Vauxhall Corsa is already on sale, based on General Motors ...
02:00, 05/22/2019

Trump right to take steps to 'deter' military action by Iran's 'outlaw regime', Cotton says The current Iranian government is an "outlaw regime" that has been waging "a low-level war against the United States for decades," and President Trump is making the right moves to deter Tehran from taking direct military action against the United Sta...
02:00, 05/22/2019

Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio Praise ''Icon'' Luke Perry for Work on Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Believe it or not, even people like Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio get starstruck. This was exactly the case when they walked onto the Once Upon a Time in Hollywood set, and found......
02:00, 05/22/2019

OK, but Who Is Tati Westbrook? Everything You Need to Know About the Influencer Who Turned Beauty YouTube Upside Down A lot can happen in a week. Just ask Tati Westbrook. A little over a week ago, it was very likely that, unless you're a member of Gen Z and spend your free time perusing make-up......
02:00, 05/22/2019

Apple offers free repairs for 2016 MacBook Pros with faulty backlights Apple isn't just trying to fix the MacBook Pro's keyboard. The company has launched a repair program that offers free fixes for 2016 13-inch MacBook Pros affected by an issue with flex cable stress (aka "Flexgate") that produces a stage li...
03:00, 05/22/2019

Update to Google's Messages app adds a very useful feature Google's master plan to dominate the world includes the placement of Google Assistant into as many apps and devices as possible. To that end, several Reddit posters (via XDA) are discovering that updating to version 4.4.070 of Google's Messages app a...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Biden rips Trump for claiming former VP ‘deserted’ Pennsylvania Former Vice President Joe Biden blasted President Trump for shaming him for abandoning Pennsylvania — an attack line the president deployed at his Montoursville, Pennsylvania rally Monday night....
03:17, 05/22/2019

High blood pressure symptoms: Drinking this tea could lower bp HIGH blood pressure symptoms include headaches and blurred vision. Changing what you drink is one way to lower bp naturally – here's what cuppa to enjoy....
03:17, 05/22/2019

Witness: Self-help guru was both a coward and bully NEW YORK (AP) — Self-help guru Keith Raniere was a coward during his arrest last year in Mexico on a U.S. sex-trafficking charge and a bully when dealing with a follower who failed to adhere to his twisted code of ethics, a witness testified Tuesday ...
03:17, 05/22/2019

The Latest: Kentucky AG Beshear wins Democratic gov. primary LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on Kentucky’s primary election (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Attorney General Andy Beshear has won the Democratic nomination for governor in Kentucky, setting up a showdown with his political nemesis — Republica...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Heather French Henry Wins Democratic Nod For Secretary Of State Race (AP/LEX 18) — Heather French Henry  has won the Democratic nomination for Kentucky Secretary of State. An activist, veterans advocate and former Miss America, French Henry emerged victorious Tuesday in a field of Democratic candidates vying to ...
03:17, 05/22/2019

The Latest: Cameron Wins GOP Nomination For Attorney General LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Latest on voting in Kentucky’s primary election Tuesday (all times local): 8:50 Daniel Cameron, a former aide to Sen. Mitch McConnell, has won the Republican nomination for Kentucky Attorney General. Cameron defeated ...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Ex-deputy PM loses Tory whip over Lib Dem support Former deputy prime minister Lord Heseltine has had the Tory whip suspended after saying he would vote Liberal Democrat at the European elections on Thursday....
03:34, 05/22/2019

SoftBank executive sees major Mexican consumer firms as potential partners An executive in Japan's SoftBank Group said on Tuesday that the technology conglomerate is open to partnering with major Mexican consumer companies, such as retailer Femsa and bread-maker Bimbo, along with startups in the country....
03:34, 05/22/2019

Shanahan: US Iran stance for deterrence, not war Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan says the United States stance on Iran is for "deterrence, not for war.' His comments come after he and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo briefed Congress about the situation in Iran. (May 21)  ...
03:51, 05/22/2019

Marquez quiets Pirates as Rockies roll to 5-0 victory PITTSBURGH (AP) — German Márquez struck out seven over eight dominant innings, Trevor Story hit his 11th home run and the Colorado Rockies cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 Tuesday night. Márquez (5-2) gave up three hits, walked one and didn̵...
04:17, 05/22/2019

Austria's far-right FPÖ party under scrutiny for ties to Russia The Austrian government has collapsed over a scandal involving the alleged niece of a Russian oligarch. The far-right FPÖ party's unquestioning proximity to the Kremlin has become their undoing....
04:34, 05/22/2019

UEFA's financial fair play rules: 7 things you need to know Freshly crowned Premier League champions Manchester City could be hit with a ban from next season's Champions League after a potential breach of UEFA's financial fair play rules. But what is FFP and how does it work?...
04:34, 05/22/2019

A pro ‘Fortnite’ player is suing his team and the entire esports world could feel the fallout In a lawsuit that could drastically alter how esports player contracts are structured, Turner "Tfue" Tenney is claiming his team illegally restricted his earnings from sponsorship deals....
05:00, 05/22/2019

NYC initiative registers more than 18,000 high school students to vote A new de Blasio administration initiative successfully registered more than 18,000 city students to vote this year, according to the Department of Education. City Hall’s inaugural Civics for All campaign swept into city schools for a full week ...
05:17, 05/22/2019

Token ethnic friends: how pop culture taught me I was support, not the lead | Zoya Patel The films and TV shows Zoya Patel loved growing up were a consistent reminder that ‘real life only happens to white people’Remember that seminal scene from 1999 film 10 Things I Hate About You, when Cameron first sees Bianca?She’s walking through the...
06:34, 05/22/2019

The first annual FantasyWood Festival aims to enchant and engage Over Memorial Day weekend, Merriweather Park will be filled with fairies, unicorns, mermaids and monsters. Accept The Quest, and you can become part of the story, too....
06:51, 05/22/2019

'Indispensable': More people in big cities live within a 10-minute walk of a park, study shows A new index of U.S. city parks shows more people live within a 10-minute walk of them, but the goal of 100% access remains distant.        ...
06:51, 05/22/2019

Snapchat's first three Snap Games for Android and iOS go live Soon after Chinese giant Tencent bought a big chunk of Snap's shares, the company announced a set of important changes coming to Snapchat. In an attempt to keep its users logged as long as possible, Snapchat introduced Snap Games, a collection of mul...
06:51, 05/22/2019

A man who spent nearly 46 years in prison for a wrongful conviction will get $1.5 million Imprisoned for more than 45 years for a murder he didn't commit, Richard Phillips spent more time behind bars than any other wrongfully imprisoned person in America....
06:51, 05/22/2019

Report: Female-sounding voice assistants fuel gender bias AI-powered voice assistants from Google, Amazon, Apple, and others could be perpetuating harmful gender biases, according to a recent UN report. The report, titled “I’d blush if I could” — Siri’s response to provocative queries or flirtatious stateme...
07:00, 05/22/2019