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George R.R. Martin shuts down 'absurd' rumor that he finished last 'Game of Thrones' books

George R.R. Martin adamantly denied speculation that the last two books of his wildly popular series "Song of Ice and Fire" are already finished.     ...

George R.R. Martin shuts down 'absurd' rumor that he finished last 'Game of Thrones' books

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George RR Martin scorns 'absurd' claims he's finished writing Game of Thrones Actor Ian McElhinney, who played Ser Barristan Selmy in HBO’s adaptation, claimed last month that the author had ‘struck an agreement’ with the TV channelGeorge RR Martin has rebuffed the rumour that he has secretly finished the final two books in hi...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Will the Game of Thrones Books End Differently Than the Show? George R.R. Martin Says... It's the end of an era for George R.R. Martin. The author whose books served as the launching pad to HBO's Game of Thrones took to his blog to discuss the end of the acclaimed series--and......
19:17, 05/21/2019

For better or worse, George R.R. Martin says the end of Game Of Thrones isn't influencing his books Presumably because he’s a big fan of search engine optimization, George R.R. Martin spent a lot of time back in May talking about how his A Song Of Ice And Fire books versus the then-upcoming end of HBO’s Game Of Thrones adaptation. First there was a...
21:52, 08/18/2019

George R.R. Martin on if the Game Of Thrones books end differently than the show: "Well ... yes. And no. And yes." Now that the dust has cleared on HBO’s Game Of Thrones series finale, fans unhappy with the ending have very little to look forward to other than bigger, better season 8 remake petitions and the continued hope that author George R.R. Martin will fini...
00:34, 05/22/2019

Game of Thrones Author George R.R. Martin Has a Lot to Say About His Books After the Big Finale Now that Game of Thrones’ series finale has come and gone, even more attention is being paid to author George R.R. Martin. He’s mostly been minding his own business and living his life while the rest of the world harangues him about the final two ent...
23:34, 05/21/2019

Game Of Thrones: George RR Martin hints at ending for books Game Of Thrones creator George RR Martin has given hints about the ending of his books after seeing the hit series come to an end - and also said he suspects we have "not seen the last of Westeros" on TV....
15:00, 05/21/2019

Oh No, George R.R. Martin Feels Less Pressure to Finish His Books Now That Game of Thrones Is Over With Game of Thrones now over, fans of the world George R.R. Martin created can turn their attention to the yet-to-be-published final two books in the series. Not that fans haven’t been doing that for a while now, of course...but it should come as no...
03:00, 07/16/2019

George R.R. Martin denies claim that final ‘Game of Thrones’ books are done Author George R.R. Martin is shooting down “absurd” claims by a “Game of Thrones” actor that he has finished writing the final two novels of the fantasy saga. “All of a sudden this crazy story about my finishing THE WINDS OF W...
20:00, 05/14/2019

Extremely Frustrating: George R.R. Martin Has Pushed Back The Release Of The Last Two ‘GOT’ Books After Getting Stuck Behind Someone Filling Up A Water Bottle At A Drinking Fountain Here’s a piece of news that’s guaranteed to ruin the day of any Song of Ice And Fire fans eagerly awaiting the final installments in the book series: George R.R. Martin has pushed back the release of The Winds of Winter and A Dream of Spring after ge...
16:34, 07/18/2019

Will 'Game of Thrones' books end like series? 'Yes and no,' says author George R.R. Martin Martin said that where "Game of Thrones" had to wrap the "Song of Ice and Fire" saga in six episodes, he will take 3,000 pages to do it himself.        ...
19:51, 05/21/2019

Kensington Palace Shuts Down Kate Middleton Botox Rumor Kensington Palace is setting the record straight on a rumor about Kate Middleton. On Wednesday, Dr. Munir Somji of the Dr. MediSpa clinic in England posted side-by-side photos of the......
18:00, 07/25/2019

George R.R. Martin hints at what’s next for ‘Game of Thrones’ “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin is promising fans that he is working hard on finishing the books on which the just-concluded HBO series was based — and hinted at more spin-offs to come. Calling Sunday night’s series fina...
16:34, 05/21/2019

George R.R. Martin reveals what he’s working on now that ‘Game of Thrones’ is over It has been over twenty years since A Game of Thrones — the first novel in George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series — was published. As Martin notes in his latest blog post, he never dreamed what a phenomenon the HBO adapt...
23:51, 05/21/2019

George R. R. Martin and From Software collaborate on 'Elden Ring' The rumors were true -- George R. R. Martin is involved in a video game, and it's not a Game of Thrones tie-in. The author has partnered with From Software to produce Elden Ring, a fantasy title coming to the Xbox One and PC. There are precious ...
01:34, 06/10/2019

George R.R. Martin Just Set a Very Peculiar Winds of Winter Deadline Threat for Himself Now that Game of Thrones is over for good, the focus is on when George R.R. Martin is finally going to complete his side of the story. Thanks to an airline’s offer to fly Martin out so he can have some peace and quiet to finish The Winds of Winter, h...
18:00, 05/23/2019

George RR Martin: ‘Game of Thrones finishing is freeing, I’m at my own pace’ The TV series may have reached its conclusion, but with two books to finish as well as a host of spinoff projects, the writer of the novel series that spawned it is busier than everIf George RR Martin could be granted one wish, it would be for more t...
17:51, 08/18/2019

George R.R. Martin's next project is a FromSoftware game, report confirms The rumors of a team-up between George R.R. Martin and FromSoftware have been in the air for a little while, and now a massive leak on Bandai Namco's website just before E3 2019 has shown off details of the upcoming project called Elden Ring, as...
10:00, 06/08/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ prequel: George R.R. Martin spills details HBO’s hotly anticipated prequel to “Game of Thrones,” which will star Naomi Watts in an unknown role, is shrouded in mystery. We know its working title is “Bloodmoon” and it’s set thousands of years before the events of the show– so no chance o...
00:34, 07/10/2019

George R.R. Martin has new Game Of Thrones prequel details, if anyone cares It’s only been a couple of months since Game Of Thrones limped off the stage of our collective obsession, to the cries of disappointment from longtime fans and schemes to make the showrunners synonymous with “bad writers” in Google searches. But on t...
18:17, 07/09/2019

George R.R. Martin wants you to remember that there are more Game Of Thrones spin-offs in the works Back in April, HBO canned one of its Game Of Thrones spin-off concepts, with writer Bryan Cogman saying that the network “decided to go a different way” with the future of its Game Of Thrones money factory. The main spin-off is already moving forward...
20:51, 05/05/2019

George R.R. Martin joins Meow Wolf as ‘chief world builder’ SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — George R.R. Martin, author of the novels that fueled “Game of Thrones,” is teaming up with Meow Wolf, a New Mexico-based art collective. Martin’s storytelling skills will be tapped to tie together the Meow Wolf...
04:34, 06/04/2019

Turns Out George R.R. Martin Is Behind the Game of Thrones Ending With Bran Stark Game of Thrones went off book at the end of its run, telling its own stories with just some guidance from source material author George R.R. Martin. Some of that guidance? It included who became......
20:51, 05/30/2019

George R.R. Martin reveals intriguing new details about HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel Filming has begun in Northern Ireland for HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel series. It’s been a bit of a mystery up to this point, with the cable network having confirmed some cast members’ names … and not much else about the sho...
21:51, 07/09/2019

Leak reveals Bandai Namco’s Elden Ring from George R.R. Martin and From Software Thanks to a security leak, gamers have found three new games that Bandai Namco is reportedly planning to reveal at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) game trade show next week.Read More...
04:51, 06/08/2019

George R. R. Martin defends 'Game of Thrones' writers, says it's 'silly' to ask if ending is 'real' Fans wondering if "Game of Thrones'" ending was the "true" ending of George R. R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" novels got an answer from the author himself Monday night. Yes and no....
23:17, 05/21/2019

It's Official: Elden Ring Is A Crossover Between George R.R. Martin And The Developers Of Dark Souls Game of Thrones and Dark Souls are colliding. A trailer for a new From Software game called Elden Ring was shown at E3 2019's Microsoft press conference today. The catch: it’s set in a fictional world designed by Dark Souls creator Hidetaka Miyaz...
00:51, 06/10/2019

Bandai-Namco E3 2019 leak reveals 'Tales,' George R.R. Martin games E3 2019 is almost about to get rolling, but there's time for at least one more pre-show leak. Several games from publisher Bandai-Namco have apparently leaked out due to a flaw on the company's website. Those include a From Software (Dark S...
13:51, 06/08/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ author George R.R. Martin teases book ending, what’s next for series “Game of Thrones” author George R.R. Martin hinted at what’s next for the acclaimed fantasy series following the finale of its HBO television adaptation Sunday night and teased fans with how the books may end differently—or not....
18:17, 05/21/2019

We May Finally Know the Third Shocking Twist That George R. R. Martin Told the Game of Thrones Showrunners Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. After nearly a decade on the air, Game of Thrones has come to an end. And during the show’s series finale, “The Iron Throne,” fans may have finally learned what the ...
00:51, 05/21/2019

'Game of Thrones' author George R.R. Martin talks about the 'toxic' Internet fan backlash As things settle down following the fan-reviled final season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” author Georg R.R. Martin is sharing his thoughts on the backlash the show received....
03:00, 07/02/2019

In 2007 George R.R. Martin Visited Second Life And Talked About The Future Of Game Of Thrones Game Of Thrones recently ended and while not everyone loved the final episodes, no one can deny how huge and popular the show has become. Millions of people around the world watched each episode. But back in 2007, the TV show didn’t exist, George R.R...
21:17, 05/27/2019

George R.R. Martin Only Came To Set When We Were Filming Scenes With Nudity In Them, Didn’t Talk To Anyone, Then Immediately Left After They Were Over As the showrunner of Game Of Thrones, adapting the incredible work of author George R.R. Martin for television was one of the greatest honors of my career. And even though Martin is a famously fickle and detail-oriented author, he was very trusting a...
22:34, 06/14/2019

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

George R.R. Martin just like the rest of us, puts off important projects by messing with video games We can’t imagine it’s easy being George R.R. Martin. It’s bad enough that the complicated backlash surrounding the the final season of Game Of Thrones has been inevitably dripping back on to the book series that inspired it over the last few months; ...
04:17, 06/08/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ author George R.R. Martin says outspoken fans won’t influence book ending "Game of Thrones" author George R.R. Martin won’t let outspoken fans of the acclaimed HBO show dictate how he writes the book ending of his epic fantasy saga....
00:00, 07/16/2019

Elden Ring from George R.R. Martin could be the Dark Souls Game of Thrones fans dream of Gamers are already getting something huge from E3 2019 in the form of Star Wars Jedi: The Fallen Order. But, for gamers that don't want to go to space, Microsoft's E3 keynote also brings with it another game to get hyped for: Elden Ring.Thi...
03:00, 06/10/2019

Massive E3 Leak Reveals From Software Game With George R.R. Martin, New Tales Game, Ni no Kuni Remastered A security flaw on publisher Bandai Namco’s website has led to a major new E3 leak that reveals three new games: the rumored From Software-George R.R. Martin collaboration, a new Tales game, and Ni no Kuni remastered....
06:34, 06/08/2019

'Game of Thrones' author George R.R. Martin says fans won't influence book ending George R.R. Martin says "Game of Thrones" fans won't influence how he ends his book series, even if the Internet can be difficult to ignore.        ...
09:00, 07/18/2019

How will George R.R.Martin's 'Game of Thrones' really end, for readers? The HBO series 'Game of Thrones' kicks off its final season Sunday but fans also wonder how and when will the series of books end        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

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12:17, 05/10/2019

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10:17, 06/23/2019

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22:51, 07/31/2019

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21:34, 05/12/2019

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Liverpool Couldn't Finish, And Now They Are (Probably) Finished Liverpool were the better team. That might feel impossible after a game that saw Lionel Messi ruin the nights of millions of already angry Scousers, but it’s true. Through 90 minutes at a hostile Camp Nou, Liverpool shook off a hesitant start and bro...
23:00, 05/02/2019

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17:51, 05/23/2019

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16:17, 07/07/2019

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22:00, 07/03/2019

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13:00, 05/02/2019

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13:34, 07/03/2019

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15:17, 07/12/2019

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17:17, 06/06/2019

Italy's Matteo Salvini Says Government Is Finished, Wants Elections The leader of Italy's ruling League party, Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, declared the governing coalition to be unworkable on Thursday after months of internal bickering and said the only way......
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20:18, 08/13/2019

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23:17, 07/05/2019

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14:34, 06/17/2019

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04:17, 06/06/2019

Crossrail station at Bond Street may not be finished for two years, MPs warned The Crossrail station at Bond Street may not be finished for two years, while almost £80 million is having to be spent to make the Crossrail station at Canary Wharf safe, MPs have been told....
19:17, 05/16/2019

New iPad rumor suggests a foldable 5G version is on the way Put this on the more speculative end of the scale for now, but one analyst firm has suggested that Apple is already working on a foldable, 5G-ready iPad to shake up its tablet line-up in the near future.The tip comes courtesy of the Economic Daily Ne...
17:18, 07/06/2019

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01:17, 08/24/2019

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16:00, 07/11/2019

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03:00, 06/12/2019

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15:51, 05/02/2019

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02:51, 08/01/2019

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15:51, 05/05/2019

49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo finished his preseason start vs. Broncos with a 0.0 QB rating Jimmy Garoppolo struggled mightily in his limited action Monday night in the San Francisco 49ers' game against the Denver Broncos.       ...
06:51, 08/20/2019

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03:51, 06/09/2019

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00:34, 06/12/2019

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04:51, 06/10/2019

Crazy Galaxy Note 10 rumor suggests Samsung will do the unthinkable The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Pro are shaping up to be nothing short of impressive. In fact, the flagships could potentially become the best smartphones of 2019. But according to a new rumor, Samsung might be about to disappoint its most loy...
05:17, 05/31/2019

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13:34, 05/02/2019

Rumor has it there’s a cunning plan to bring back Blackadder for fifth season Enlarge / Rowan Atkinson is Capt. Edmund Blackadder and Hugh Laurie is the dimwitted Lt. George in Blackadder Goes Forth, the fourth season set during World War I. (credit: BBC) The BBC's quirky-yet-classic 1980s comedy series, Blackadder, might fi...
04:17, 07/02/2019

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05:17, 07/04/2019

It's Rumor Time: Captain Marvel's Lashana Lynch might take over the 007 codename in Bond 25 According to an unverified report from The Daily Mail, Daniel Craig may be getting some competition at MI6 in the upcoming Bond 25. Now, before we get into this, it’s worth reiterating that this is an unverified report from a “movie insider,” and The...
02:51, 07/15/2019

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02:51, 06/29/2019

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19:00, 07/11/2019

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13:34, 05/02/2019

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17:00, 07/04/2019

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00:00, 06/26/2019

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00:00, 06/13/2019

New Samsung Note 10 rumor suggests ‘Zoom Audio’ and stylus gesture control We’re weeks away from the Samsung Note 10 launch on August 7, but the rumor mill is running at full steam. The latest claims the smartphone will get a few radical new features, like gesture controls through the S-Pen audio and video that only ...
02:34, 07/23/2019

Report: Russian intel started the Seth Rich rumor to cover for DNC hack Enlarge / Mary Rich, the mother of slain DNC staffer Seth Rich, gives a press conference in Bloomingdale on August 1, 2016. SVR agents jumped on Seth Rich's death as an opportunity to launch a disinformation campaign, according to a new report. (cre...
00:00, 07/10/2019

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03:00, 07/02/2019

Houston Rockets GM shoots down rumor about Chris Paul, James Harden's fractured relationship Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey shot down rumors that the relationship between two of his star players was “unsalvageable” and that one of them was looking for a way out....
17:34, 06/19/2019

John Mayer isn't dating Kourtney Kardashian – and has a conspiracy theory about the rumor John Mayer doesn't know who is telling people that he's dating Kourtney Kardashian, but he has his suspicions it's coming from the Kardashians.        ...
14:51, 05/14/2019

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15:00, 08/10/2019

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 rumor review: specs, features, price, and release date of the future beast Samsung’s flagship phone reveal for the first half of 2019 is behind us and, oh boy, was it a wild ride. We got to see not two, not three, but four new devices join the Galaxy S family — those being the Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, and Galax...
15:00, 05/13/2019

It's Rumor Time: Tarantino might be planning a Netflix extended cut for Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood Quentin Tarantino has been refreshingly candid about all the material he was forced to cut from his recent Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood, going so far as to include a credit for his old pal Tim Roth (cut) in the film’s closing crawl. That acknowledgm...
06:17, 08/03/2019

Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL rumor review: Design, specs, camera, price and release date Google Pixel 4 mock-up based on leaked informationWe're well into 2019, and the fourth generation of Pixel phones is knocking at the door. There might be a few months until Google's upcoming flagships hit the shelves, but the first wave of rumors abo...
17:17, 05/16/2019

Samsung Galaxy Watch 2 & Watch 2 Active rumor review: Price, release date, specs, features, and design Samsung already has a very healthy lineup of wearable devices. Aside from the flagship Galaxy Watch, which is getting a bit long in the tooth already, Samsung has the relative fresh Galaxy Watch Active and Galaxy Fit/Fit e wearables in the portfolio....
19:17, 07/02/2019

Samsung Galaxy Watch 2 & Watch 2 Active rumor round-up: Price, release date, specs, features, and design Samsung already has a very healthy lineup of wearable devices. Aside from the flagship Galaxy Watch, which is getting a bit long in the tooth already, Samsung has the relative fresh Galaxy Watch Active and Galaxy Fit/Fit e wearables in the portfolio....
13:34, 07/02/2019

NRA shuts down production of NRATV "Many members expressed concern about the messaging on NRATV becoming too far removed from our core mission: defending the Second Amendment," said the NRA's chief executive....
22:51, 06/26/2019

Deepnudes developer shuts it down, but the damage is done There’s no positive use case for developing an app with the sole purpose of using AI to predict what a clothed woman, in an image, would look like nude – full stop. Developing such an app, as did the person(s) responsible for Deepnudes, is an act of ...
02:34, 06/28/2019

USWNT shuts out Netherlands to win another World Cup The Americans are champions of the soccer world — again. Megan Rapinoe and Rose Lavelle each scored in the second half to lift the US Women’s National Soccer Team to a 2-0 win over the Netherlands on Sunday in France. Rapinoe’s wick...
19:00, 07/07/2019

Backer of Well-Known Hedge Funds Shuts Down Boston-based Adamas Partners, a $1.7 billion investment firm that invested in hedge funds including Baupost Group and Farallon Capital Management, is closing its doors....
22:17, 06/26/2019

Germany Shuts Down a Dark Web Marketplace German officials working with U.S. investigators arrested three people accused of operating a large online platform for selling drugs and other illegal goods....
13:17, 05/03/2019

Rob Gronkowski shuts down comeback chatter Rob Gronkowski’s retirement tour may be in full swing, but the comeback chatter has yet to cease. During an appearance at Gillette Stadium on Sunday for One Mission’s “Buzz Off For Kids With Cancer,” the former Patriots tight ...
04:17, 06/03/2019

Kershaw strikes out 10, shuts down Marlins in 9-1 win Clayton Kershaw (12-2) retired the first 14 Miami batters before Harold Ramirez's two-out single to right in the fifth       ...
07:51, 08/15/2019

Samardzija shuts down Padres as Giants hit 3 HRs in 13-2 win Jeff Samardzija threw eight innings of five-hit ball and doubled, and Kevin Pillar, Evan Longoria and Austin Slater homered for the San Francisco Giants in a 13-2 rout of the San Diego Padres       ...
13:51, 07/02/2019

Subprime military lender shuts down Security National Automotive Acceptance Co. began informing employees and auto dealers Wednesday that it would discontinue purchasing auto contracts and liquidate its portfolio....
06:17, 08/09/2019

Larry King's son speaks out amid parents' divorce, slams this rumor as 'completely false' "They both deserve to be happy and that is my biggest wish," Cannon King said, following news that his parents, Larry and Shawn King, are divorcing.        ...
17:17, 08/23/2019

PG&E shuts power to some to lower wildfire risks Pacific Gas & Electric warned Friday it might turn off electricity to thousands of customers in Northern California this weekend to reduce the risk of wildfires like the one sparked by power lines last year that killed 85 people and wiped out nearly ...
07:51, 06/08/2019

Hilaria Baldwin shuts down mom-shamers by inviting them to put and keep a hat on her son Critics were upset that Alec Baldwin's wife let her 1-year-old son in the pool without a sun hat and possibly sunscreen to shield him.        ...
23:51, 05/28/2019

MoviePass temporarily shuts down service to work on its app The monthly movie ticket subscription service MoviePass temporarily shut down today. The company claims it did so to complete work on its mobile app. It's unclear how long the outage will last, but in a tweet MoviePass said the service could be ...
23:17, 07/05/2019

Corbin shuts down Dodgers again in Nationals’ 6-0 victory LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patrick Corbin shut down the Los Angeles Dodgers’ powerful lineup again, pitching the Washington Nationals to a 6-0 victory Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. Corbin fired seven smooth innings and Howie Kendr...
10:17, 05/10/2019

Pérez shuts down Mariners, Twins keep rolling with 7-1 win Martín Pérez rebounded from his first loss of the season to overpower Seattle into the seventh inning, Max Kepler drove in three and the Minnesota Twins beat the Mariners 7-1 for their fourth straight victory     &#...
11:34, 05/18/2019

BlackBerry Messenger shuts down for good today Today, Emtek pulls the plug on BlackBerry Messenger. The company announced last month that it would shut down the consumer service, which has been steadily losing users and failing to attract new ones. As a consolation for diehard fans, BlackBerry op...
19:34, 05/31/2019

Google shuts down its Trips travel planning app Google is killing yet another app, although you might not mind quite as much with this one. The company is shutting down its Trips travel app as of August 5th (that's today, if you're reading in time) in favor of steering users to both its...
07:51, 08/06/2019

Clawdaddy’s Restaurant Shuts Its Doors After 6 Years LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Lexington seafood restaurant has shut its doors after six years in the community. Clawdaddy’s announced Wednesday that they would be shutting down. “THANK YOU LEXINGTON. Clawdaddy’s is closing today after...
16:51, 05/23/2019

Mass strike shuts down city of 2M people The streets of the Sudanese capital were mostly deserted Sunday, the first day of the country's Islamic working week, amid a mass general strike called by opposition groups....
17:00, 06/10/2019

Crash shuts down south side intersection, near TIA TUCSON – A crash has shut down a south side intersection, near Tucson International Airport Monday morning. Tucson Airport officials are working to clear the vehicle accident at the Corona and Country Club roads intersection. The crash involved...
19:00, 06/10/2019

R Madhavan Shuts Down Troll Who Commented On His Family Pic Actor R Madhavan responded to a Twitter user who questioned him over a crucifix in his family photograph with a powerful message. "I respect each religion as my own," he wrote....
18:17, 08/17/2019

Amazon shuts down its restaurant delivery business in the US Amazon Restaurants' closure in London might have just been the beginning of the service's complete shutdown. According to GeekWire, the company's food delivery offering will only be serving customers in the US until later this month. A...
15:34, 06/11/2019

'Tired' chef shuts down Michelin restaurant Two Michelin-starred restaurant Fäviken, located roughly 600 kilometers north of Swedish capital Stockholm, is one of Europe's most in-demand eateries. But chef Magnus Nilsson is closing it to focus on his family, relaxing and getting fit....
21:34, 05/07/2019

Kikuchi shuts out Blue Jays for Mariners Starter Yusei Kikuchi threw a complete-game shutout, and his Seattle Mariners clubbed four home runs in a 7-0 win against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday....
22:17, 08/18/2019

MLB roundup: Yanks' Tanaka shuts out Rays Masahiro Tanaka pitched a two-hitter and was backed by two homers, as the New York Yankees opened a 10-game homestand with a 3-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night....
11:51, 06/18/2019

San Francisco’s 25-year-old FogCam shuts down this month On August 30th, FogCam, the internet's oldest running web camera, will air its final transmission from its perch on top of San Francisco State University. Since 1994, the camera has allowed people from across the world to watch the coming and go...
05:51, 08/20/2019

MLB roundup: Padres' Paddack shuts down Marlins Padres rookie right-hander Chris Paddack had a no-hitter through seven innings before giving up a home run in San Diego's 3-2 win over the host Miami Marlins on Wednesday....
13:17, 07/18/2019

N.R.A. Shuts Down Production of NRATV, and Its No. 2 Official Resigns The N.R.A’s top lobbyist, accused of plotting against its leader, has resigned. The group has also shut down its live broadcasting arm and severed ties with its ad firm....
21:34, 06/26/2019

Amazon Shuts Down Its Instagram Competitor, Spark Amazon Spark, a shopping social network that could be thought to essentially be a competitor to Instagram, has shut down less than two years since after its launch in July 2017....
22:17, 06/15/2019

Google shuts down Daydream VR's Play Movies & TV app Google has pulled Daydream VR's version of the Google Play Movies & TV app. You can still view your rentals or purchases through the YouTube VR app, a Google spokesperson confirmed to Variety, while there aren't any current plans to rem...
06:00, 06/14/2019

Indians hit 3 straight HRs, Plesac shuts down Rangers, 10-3 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cleveland rookie Zach Plesac allowed only two hits pitching into the eighth inning and the Indians had four home runs, including three in a row for the first time in nearly 15 years, to overwhelm the Texas Rangers 10-3 on Tues...
05:34, 06/19/2019

Biden cancer group shuts down operations The Biden Cancer Initiative, a non-profit organization started by former Vice President Joe Biden to support cancer prevention and research, said on Monday it suspended operations last week, two and a half months after Biden and his wife resigned fro...
20:34, 07/15/2019

Tehran shuts hundreds of restaurants for flouting Islam Iranian police raided and shut hundreds of eateries over a 10-day period for not observing "Islamic principles." Tehran's morality police force was recently bolstered in attempt to enforce strict dress codes for women....
16:51, 06/09/2019

Rwanda Shuts Border With Congo Over Ebola Outbreak Rwanda shut its border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, escalating its response to an Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 1,800 people since the first case was discovered a year ago....
15:17, 08/01/2019

Federer eyes Open, shuts out Wimbledon defeat Roger Federer has gotten past the frustration of losing to Novak Djokovic at Wimbledon, and he is looking forward to challenging for a US Open title that has eluded him since 2008....
20:51, 08/23/2019

| Rwanda shuts border with Ebola-hit DRC - Congolese presidency Rwanda has shut its frontier with Ebola-hit Democratic Republic of Congo after a third case of the deadly virus was detected in the border city of Goma, the Congolese presidency said....
03:17, 08/02/2019

Louisville shuts out ECU 12-0 to clinch NCAA super regional LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bobby Miller carried a no-hitter into the bottom of the ninth inning, Justin Lavey had three RBI and the Cardinals beat East Carolina 12-0 on Saturday to win the NCAA super regional and reach its fourth College World Series sin...
22:00, 06/08/2019

Traffic: 3-vehicle collision shuts down 29th St at Freeway TUCSON – A 3-vehicle collision is causing traffic delays near 29th Street and Interstate 10 Monday morning. Minor injuries have been reported. Tucson Police Department says eastbound travel is being diverted south onto I-10 and I-19. Motorists are as...
00:17, 08/13/2019

GoDaddy shuts down 15k subdomains used in massive spam campaign Web hosting provider and domain registrar GoDaddy has taken down over 15,000 subdomains following a two year investigation into a spam operation that tried to sell consumers fake products.First users would receive a spam email promoting a product and...
23:34, 04/29/2019

YouTube shuts down 210 channels posting about Hong Kong Google announced Thursday that it had disabled 210 YouTube channels that were uploading videos "in a coordinated manner" about the ongoing protests in Hong Kong....
11:51, 08/23/2019

GandCrab ransomware shuts down after netting authors billions The operators behind the GandCrab ransomware have announced that they are closing up shop after almost a year and a half in which they claimed to have earned $2bn from ransom payments.GandCrab rose in popularity among cybercriminals after the operato...
22:00, 06/18/2019

Zimbabwe shuts out foreign currency to tighten economy With official inflation up markedly, Zimbabwe abandons the use of foreign money at home. It is intended to strengthen the local currency and ween the country off the US dollar and the South African rand....
15:34, 06/25/2019

Al-Jazeera says Sudan shuts down bureau, blocks journalists KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The satellite news channel Al-Jazeera says authorities in Sudan have shut down its bureau in Khartoum and banned its reporters from working. Al-Jazeera made the announcement early Friday, describing the decision by Sudan’...
06:51, 05/31/2019

Ashley Graham Shuts Down Troll Who Said She ''Struggled'' to Get Pregnant Ashley Graham is putting one critic in their place. It's hard to believe that people would try to put a pregnant woman down, but that's just what happened to Ashley Graham.......
08:51, 08/23/2019

Spieth shuts down grand slam talk at PGA Championship Never mind completing the career grand slam, Jordan Spieth is simply happy to be back on the leaderboard, especially at a major, as he plays his way back from a mini-slump....
04:17, 05/18/2019

Internet, mobile blackout shuts down communication with Kashmir  A day after a critical decision that stripped the state of its autonomy, a government-imposed mobile and Internet blackout is preventing almost all communication with residents....
15:17, 08/06/2019

DeepNude Deepfake App to Undress Women Shuts Down After Furore The creators of "DeepNude" said the software was launched several months ago for "entertainment" and that they "greatly underestimated" demand for the app....
10:51, 06/29/2019

CDC shuts down military virus lab after failed safety inspection When you’re handling some of the world’s most deadly viruses and bacteria, safety should always be a top priority, but apparently the staff of the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases at Fort Detrick in Frederick, M...
02:17, 08/08/2019

Greece briefly shuts the Acropolis as Athens sizzles Greece shut the Acropolis Hill for a few hours on Thursday to protect visitors to one of the world's most popular tourist attractions from a heatwave that has engulfed Athens....
16:34, 07/04/2019

Megan Rapinoe shuts down critics: 'I think I'm extremely American' FRANCK FIFE / Getty Images Megan Rapinoe has been frequently called "un-American" by critics for her political views throughout the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and her past protests of the national anthem. She received backlash after she said, "I'm ...
03:34, 07/04/2019

Semi-truck rollover shuts down NB I-19 near Pima Mine Rd TUCSON – Northbound travelers are experiencing some delays on Interstate 19 after a semi-truck was involved in a rollover crash Monday morning. According to Arizona Department of Public Safety, a semi-truck blew a tire on I-19 just north of Pim...
21:51, 07/29/2019

The Latest: ‘Militia threat’ shuts down Oregon statehouse SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on a walkout by Oregon Senate Republicans to protest legislation to address climate change (all times local): 7:20 p.m. A “possible militia threat” is shutting down the Oregon statehouse amid an ongoing walko...
06:17, 06/22/2019

Anki, Maker of Adorable Robots That Don't Do All That Much, Abruptly Shuts Down Robotics company Anki, the manufacturer of an adorable line of tiny home robots like Cozmo and its bigger brother, the $250 Vector, has unexpectedly and abruptly folded, Recode reported on Monday.Read more......
08:34, 04/30/2019

Corbin shuts down Dodgers again in Nationals' 6-0 victory Patrick Corbin shut down the Los Angeles Dodgers' powerful lineup again, pitching the Washington Nationals to a 6-0 victory in the opener of a four-game series        ...
09:17, 05/10/2019

Cryptocurrency Exchange Koinex Shuts Operations: 10 Things To Know Cryptocurrency exchange Koinex on Thursday announced its decision to shut down all of its digital assets exchange services and operations. In a series of posts on microblogging site Twitter, Koinex......
15:17, 06/27/2019

Gas leak shuts down Earl Drive in Sierra Vista SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A section of Sierra Vista has been blocked off due to a gas leak that was reported Wednesday afternoon. According to Sierra Vista Police Department, Earl Drive near Seventh Street and Highway 90 has been closed off. Motor...
05:00, 05/09/2019

Instagram Expands Explore Tab With Stories, Shuts Down Direct App Instagram is putting an end to Direct, its standalone camera-first messaging app. The app is also doubling down on Stories with revamped Explore section....
01:51, 05/18/2019

Slovakia’s president shuts down reporter questioning her outfit changes Zuzana Čaputová, the country's first female president, was asked by a journalist if she was feeling "nervous" or "stressed" because she had changed her dress three times that day....
23:00, 06/27/2019

USWNT shuts out Chile, trolls critics in another World Cup win They took down Chile — and the critics. Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals for the United States in a somewhat subdued 3-0 victory over Chile that advanced the defending Women’s World Cup champions to the round of 16. The Americans were c...
01:00, 06/17/2019

Traffic backs up on I-95 in Florida as wildfire shuts road JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Traffic is backed up on a section of Interstate 95 in Florida after authorities closed a section of the freeway in response to a nearby wildfire. First Coast News reports that detoured traffic was backing up ...
23:00, 05/23/2019

Greece Briefly Shuts The Acropolis As Over Heatwave In Athens Greece shut the Acropolis Hill for a few hours on Thursday to protect visitors to one of the world's most popular tourist attractions from a heatwave that has engulfed Athens....
16:51, 07/04/2019

Pete Alonso shuts up Mets fans’ biggest fear MINNEAPOLIS — Jinx? Did someone say jinx? Well … there weren’t a lot of people using that word inside the Mets’ clubhouse the past few days. But it has certainly been a subject of conversation in those places where Mets fans gather to ruminate and re...
04:34, 07/18/2019

BlackBerry Messenger shuts down as owners blame lack of users Consumer version of BBM will cease but app aimed at businesses will continueBBM, or BlackBerry Messenger, the encrypted messaging service that introduced many to the joys of mobile chat – and was blamed for the 2011 London riots – is finally shutting...
01:51, 06/01/2019

Typhoon shuts down businesses, schools in Taiwan as it heads for China Two people were injured Saturday when a weakening Typhoon Bailu crossed southern Taiwan. The storm forced the shutdown of businesses and schools, and airlines canceled more than 350 flights as the island braced for landslides, floods and high seas, R...
04:17, 08/25/2019

German police operation shuts down bomb-making website Around 1,000 thousand police officers have seized drugs and explosives in raids across Germany, Lithuania and Croatia. The web portal xplosives.net has been taken offline....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Pelosi shuts down questions on feud with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Speaker Nancy Pelosi refused to address claims by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that she’s singling out women of color for criticism, saying she will not discuss the simmering feud further in public. “I said what I’m going to say in the caucus. Tha...
21:34, 07/11/2019

APNewsBreak: Man ‘mad as hell’ Kansas shuts racial bias case WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A black man who was detained by police while moving into his home says that Kansas regulators investigated his racial bias complaint and closed the case with no further action. Karle Robinson told The Associated Press on Wednesda...
00:17, 06/20/2019

Divorce shuts its doors but opens the window for a revitalized relationship The finale of any episode is challenging—the writers have to say goodbye to these characters (at least until the revival), tie up any loose ends, and hopefully leave the viewer with an overall positive feeling about the series that came before it. So...
14:17, 08/06/2019

Germany shuts down 'Darknet' criminal trading platform, detains 3 German investigators have shut down the world's second largest criminal online trading platform and detained three German men suspected of running it, the Frankfurt public prosecutor's office said on Friday....
12:51, 05/03/2019

Hong Kong airport shuts down amid pro-democracy protest Hong Kong International Airport said in a statement that the demonstration “seriously disrupted” airport operations. It said all check-in services for departing flights had been suspended.        ...
16:51, 08/13/2019

Malaysia shuts schools after chemical pollution sickens kids KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s government has shut more than 100 schools in a southern state after chemical pollution sickened dozens of students for the second time in three months. The education ministry ordered 111 government schoo...
12:17, 06/25/2019

Oregon capitol shuts down after potential threat of militia violence Plans for the Oregon Senate to meet Saturday were scrapped after Oregon State Police identified a potential threat from militia groups.        ...
00:51, 06/23/2019

Kylie Jenner's Ex Tyga Shuts Down Questions About Her: "You Date, You Move On" Tyga has moved on from Kylie Jenner--and it sounds like he wants to from this interview. In a new interview on Good Morning Britain, the Grammy-nominated rapper appeared to have been......
19:00, 07/05/2019

Militia threat shuts down Oregon Statehouse amid walkout SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Capitol will be closed Saturday over a “possible militia threat” from right-wing protesters amid a walkout by Republican lawmakers over landmark climate change legislation. Republican senators fled the Legisl...
06:17, 06/22/2019

Argentina strike shuts down key grain ports, grounds flights A nationwide strike in Argentina protesting austerity measures under President Mauricio Macri brought the country's airports to a standstill and halted work at key grains ports on Wednesday, the latest sign of tension in the recession-hit nation....
15:51, 05/29/2019

Tropical Storm Barry shuts 70% of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil output Nearly 70% or 1.3 million barrels per day (bpd), of crude oil production in the U.S.-regulated areas of the Gulf of Mexico has been cut because of Tropical Storm Barry, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said on Saturday...
21:17, 07/13/2019

Verlander takes share of majors’ wins lead, shuts down A’s OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Justin Verlander struck out eight over eight innings and moved into a share of the major league lead with his ninth win, pitching the Houston Astros past the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Saturday night. Verlander (9-2), who had a f...
13:00, 06/02/2019

Julian Edelman shuts up Jets fan in front of Odell and Saquon Julian Edelman: 1, Gang Green faithful: 0. Following Monday’s Met Gala, the Patriots receiver was seen leaving an afterparty at the Standard Hotel, exiting with Giants running back Saquon Barkley and former New York star Odell Beckham Jr. As a ...
18:51, 05/07/2019

German Theme Park Shuts Swastika-Shaped Ride The park’s owner said he had not noticed the ride’s resemblance to the Nazi symbol. Public display of the swastika is banned in Germany, where anti-Semitic crimes are on the rise....
18:00, 08/21/2019

DCP Midstream shuts pipeline in Grady County, Oklahoma after explosion A natural gas pipeline owned and operated by DCP Midstream in Grady County, Oklahoma, was temporarily shut after an explosion on Tuesday, according to a company spokeswoman....
02:34, 06/19/2019

Karlie Kloss Shuts Down Pregnancy Rumors After Second Wedding Celebration Karlie Kloss is not pregnant. The 26-year-old model shut down the speculation on Tuesday after a social media follower asked if she was expecting. The curiosity started after......
15:34, 06/26/2019

Brush fire shuts down Southern California amusement park SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are battling a brush fire that forced the closure of a huge amusement park in Southern California. Heavy smoke surrounding Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor prompted the park to announce an evacua...
03:17, 06/10/2019

Thornton shuts down former team, Blue Jays rout Astros 12-0 HOUSTON (AP) — Trent Thornton shut down his former team into the seventh inning, Teoscar Hernández hit two of Toronto’s five home runs and the Blue Jays hammered the Houston Astros 12-0 on Sunday. Freddy Galvis and Hernández each hit three-run ...
00:00, 06/17/2019

Facebook Shuts Dozens of Myanmar Accounts Over 'Inauthentic Behaviour' Facebook said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to "manipulate or corrupt public debate"....
11:00, 08/22/2019

BP evacuates staff, shuts in production at four U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms BP Plc on Tuesday began to evacuate and shut in production at four offshore U.S. Gulf of Mexico production platforms as a developing weather disturbance moves across the Gulf of Mexico, a company spokesman said....
03:34, 07/10/2019

Wendy Williams Shuts Down Bow Wow's Body Shaming With Epic Comeback Wendy Williams has a few words for Bow Wow. After the 32-year-old rapper body-shamed the 55-year-old TV star on social media, the talk-show host shut down the hate on Tuesday's......
19:17, 07/30/2019

US routs France, Russia shuts out Austria at hockey worlds KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — The United States rebounded from an upset loss to Slovakia in the opening game at the ice hockey world championship by routing France 7-1 on Sunday. After losing 4-1 to the host, the U.S. was not ready for another upset. Alex ...
16:34, 05/12/2019

D.C. United stays outside action as MLS transfer window shuts, but there’s always summer United was interested but not desperate, so until the marketplace reopens it will carry on with a unit that has looked terrific at times and vulnerable at others....
20:17, 05/08/2019

| Sudan shuts schools as pupils' killing sparks outrage Sudanese authorities Tuesday ordered all schools nationwide to suspend classes indefinitely after crowds of students launched demonstrations against the killing of five pupils at a rally in a central town....
07:17, 07/31/2019

PG&E Shuts Power to California Resort Area to Prevent Wildfires PG&E cut power to customers in a Napa County resort area, the first of what the utility has said will likely be numerous pre-emptive shutdowns this year to help prevent deadly wildfires....
00:00, 06/10/2019

UPDATE 3-DCP Midstream shuts natgas pipeline in Oklahoma after explosion DCP Midstream temporarily shut a natural gas pipeline it owns and operates in Grady County, Oklahoma, after an explosion on Tuesday was caused by work by another company, said a DCP spokeswoman....
07:51, 06/19/2019

Singapore Changi Airport shuts runway over drone sighting Operations on one runway at the Singapore airport was shut down intermittently over 10 hours after an unauthorised drone was spotted, leading to 36 flight delays and a diversion....
22:00, 06/19/2019

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Fatal Crash Shuts Down KY 82 In Estill County ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Emergency crews were responding Wednesday afternoon to a wreck that has closed down Kentucky Highway 82. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials said the road would be closed indefinitely. The road connects Clay ...
19:51, 06/05/2019

Hong Kong braces for protests as government shuts offices Hong Kong braced for another day of anti-government protests on Thursday after scenes of violence and chaos shook the normally peaceful global trade and finance center a day earlier....
02:34, 06/13/2019

This English player may be the one who shuts down Megan Rapinoe in World Cup semifinal Megan Rapinoe has scored every U.S. goal in the knockout round but will be challenged by England's Lucy Bronze in the World Cup semis on Tuesday.       ...
00:00, 07/02/2019

Big Google outage shuts down YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and other services in some of U.S. If you’re having trouble screwing around on the internet today, it could be because of what seems to be a major outage with Google’s Could service. As reported by The Verge, Google products like Gmail and YouTube are being affected, but so are other ...
02:17, 06/03/2019

| Nigeria shuts down private TV, radio stations tied to opposition Nigeria's broadcasting authority shut down private radio and television stations owned by a key opposition figure who hours earlier said his media operations were being targeted in a crackdown....
16:00, 06/07/2019

Southern Calif., brush fire shuts down Six Flags amusement park Ash rained down on Six Flags Magic Mountain visitors Sunday as a fast-moving brush fire spread in Southern California, prompting the amusement park’s evacuation. The blaze erupted at around noon, local time in Santa Clarita and burned 40 acres ...
06:17, 06/10/2019

GrubHub shares jump after Amazon shuts down its restaurant delivery service Shares of online food delivery services GrubHub and Waitr Holdings jumped Tuesday after Amazon said it was shutting down its four-year-old rival service, which delivered restaurant meals to Prime members' doorsteps....
18:34, 06/11/2019

French city shuts down public pools after two women wear burkinis Grenoble authorities say shutdown was requested by lifeguards at the poolDespite the unprecedented heatwave sweeping across western Europe, lifeguards in Grenoble have shut down the city’s two municipal swimming pools after Muslim women went swimming...
21:17, 06/27/2019

Ayesha Curry shuts down commenter who body-shamed her 10-month-old son: ‘Excuse you?’ Ayesha Curry appeared good-natured when questioned about her weight on a Tuesday Instagram post, but drew the line when the comments began body-shaming her 10-month-old son....
09:51, 05/23/2019

Party City shuts down stores, partly blames helium shortages The New Jersey-based party supplies company did not release a list of affected stores but said the closures will take place throughout 2019.        ...
19:00, 05/10/2019

Rory McIlroy shuts down Matt Kuchar with a hilarious jab about his caddie controversy During Tuesday's Wyndham Rewards ceremony, Rory McIlroy had his turn to poke fun at Matt Kuchar for being stingy.        ...
05:17, 08/07/2019

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard shuts down Indians, then burns them on Twitter New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivered six scoreless innings against the Cleveland Indians before owning them on Twitter.       ...
23:17, 08/23/2019

Typhoon shuts businesses, forces flight cancellations in southern Taiwan Taiwan braced for typhoon Bailu on Saturday, shutting businesses and schools as airlines canceled hundreds of flights amid warnings of landslides, floods and high seas on the island....
16:51, 08/24/2019

Report: Shooting On I-75 In Cincinnati Leaves 1 Dead, Shuts Roadway For Hours CINCINNATI (WLWT) — At least one person was dead after a shooting late Monday night along Interstate Highway 75 in Cincinnati. WLWT reports that the shooting occurred about 10:30 p.m. in the southbound lanes near Interstate Highway 74. Investig...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Bye, bye Sinemia: MoviePass competitor calls it quits, abruptly shuts down US operation After months of trying to keep up with the competition, Sinemia has officially shut down. Here's how you can get a refund.        ...
23:51, 04/28/2019

Google kills its Twitch killer—the YouTube Gaming app shuts down this week Enlarge YouTube Gaming is more or less shutting down this week. Google launched the standalone YouTube gaming vertical almost four years ago as a response to Amazon's purchase of Twitch, and on May 30, Google will shut down the standalone YouTube ...
22:34, 05/28/2019

India Imposes a Security Lockdown and Shuts Down the Internet on Parts of Kashmir (SRINAGAR, India) — An indefinite security lockdown was in place in the Indian-controlled portion of divided Kashmir on Monday, stranding millions in their homes as authorities also suspended some internet services and deployed thousands of fre...
07:51, 08/05/2019

India launches mass evacuation, shuts down ports as cyclone bears down India began evacuating hundreds of thousands of villagers on Wednesday and shut down operations at two major ports on its east coast ahead of an impending cyclone expected to make landfall on Friday....
22:00, 05/01/2019

Valero Port Arthur, Texas, refinery shuts HCU, SRU for overhaul: sources Valero Energy Corp shut a hydrocracking unit (HCU) and sulfur recovery unit (SRU) at its 335,000-barrel-per-day (bpd) Port Arthur, Texas, refinery on Monday, said sources familiar with plant operations....
01:51, 08/06/2019

Twitter Shuts Down 200,000 Chinese Accounts Targeting Hong Kong Protests WASHINGTON — Twitter said Monday it has suspended more than 200,000 accounts that it believes were part of a Chinese government influence campaign targeting the protest movement in Hong Kong. The company also said it will ban ads from state-bac...
00:17, 08/20/2019

Italy's Matteo Salvini shuts what was Europe's biggest migrant center The Italian interior minister toured the Sicilian center with politicians and reporters, calling it a haven for drugs, prostitution and violence. Salvini has said he wants to deploy military ships to keep migrants away....
19:34, 07/09/2019

Apple Shuts Hong Kong Stores Early as Fears of Lawlessness Rise Tech giant Apple shut its stores early citywide on Monday, as fears of escalating violence and spiraling lawlessness linked to weekslong protests spurred concern among businesses and the public....
15:51, 07/22/2019

City shuts down Staten Island trash hauler indicted in murder case The Staten Island trash hauling company linked to an alleged murder-coverup will be shut down in the coming weeks after city authorities voted Wednesday to deny its application for a new operating license. The city’s Business Integrity Commission una...
13:51, 06/13/2019

Tana Mongeau Shuts Down Jake Paul Marriage Rumors 2 Weeks After Engagement Tana Mongeau wants to clarify that yes, she and Jake Paul are still engaged, but no, they have not yet wed. Two weeks ago, Mongeau announced on social media that she and the fellow......
22:17, 07/10/2019

TRAFFIC ALERT: serious injury multi-vehicle crash shuts down intersection on eastside TUCSON – A multi-vehicle collision has shut down the intersection at S. Kolb and E. Escalante roads. According to the Tucson Police Department, serious injuries were sustained in the accident. TRAFFIC ALERT The intersection of S. Kolb Rd & E...
10:00, 06/27/2019

Myanmar shuts down internet in conflict areas as UN expert warns of potential abuses A top United Nations official has warned of "serious implications for human rights" in parts of Myanmar after the government shut down mobile data networks....
08:51, 06/25/2019

Nikki Bella Shuts Down Rumors About Wanting Kids and Living With Artem Chigvintsev Nikki Bella wants to set the record straight! As the WWE superstar continues to share parts of her life with the public, rumors continue to surround her personal life. One topic that......
20:17, 05/22/2019

Rocket-shooting drone, controlled by weaponized wet blanket, shuts down street party While drones can be used to do extremely cool things, like allowing you to have a sausage delivered straight to your hot tub, they’re also capable of serving the whims of total dweebs who would rather end a party than enhance it with robot-provided s...
18:51, 07/17/2019

Cargill shuts animal-feed mills in China as fatal hog disease spreads Cargill Inc shuttered animal-feed mills in China in recent months partly because the rapid spread of a fatal hog disease has reduced demand, a company executive said on Friday....
22:17, 07/12/2019

Argentina anti-government strike shuts down key grain ports, grounds flights Thousands marched through Argentina's capital on Wednesday to protest austerity measures under President Mauricio Macri, as a nationwide strike brought the airports of the recession-plagued country to a standstill and halted work at key grains ports....
02:17, 05/30/2019

Sarah Ferguson Shuts Down Princess Eugenie Pregnancy Rumors Like a Royal Boss Hear ye, hear ye: the rumors are not true. Amid ongoing speculation of a pregnancy for Prince Eugenie, the royal's famous mom, Sarah Ferguson, very clearly addressed the claims......
23:51, 07/29/2019

Intensifying storm shuts U.S. coastal refinery, adding to energy production losses Threatened flooding from a tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico that cut nearly a third of the region's oil production has forced the shutdown of a coastal refinery, pushing oil and gasoline prices higher on Thursday....
19:00, 07/11/2019

Kentucky Derby shuts down Maximum Security appeal, owner strikes back LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission didn’t take long to deny the appeal of Maximum Security’s disqualification as Kentucky Derby winner for interference, saying hours after it was filed Monday that the stewards’ ...
02:34, 05/07/2019

Eighth Busiest Airport in the World Shuts Down For Second Day Over Pro-Democracy Protests in Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport has been shut down for the second time in two days after pro-democracy protests disrupted normal operations. The airport, which handles 75 million passengers a year, is the eighth busiest in the world and a major inter...
20:19, 08/13/2019

Twitter shuts down 5,000 pro-Trump bots retweeting anti-Mueller report invective Enlarge / The since-suspended account for the empty "news site" The Globus was at the center of a 5,000 bot Twitter army denouncing the Mueller campaign and posting pro-Trump (and pro-Saudi) messages. (credit: Twitter.com via Internet Archive) Twit...
14:17, 05/02/2019

Facebook shuts dozens of Myanmar social media accounts over 'inauthentic behavior' Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to "manipulate or corrupt public debate"....
09:00, 08/22/2019

Saudi Arabia shuts down pipeline following drone attack by Yemen Houthi rebels Rebels in Yemen on Tuesday said they carried out a coordinated drone strike on one of Saudi Arabia’s oil pipelines. The attack, confirmed by the Saudi energy minister, follows recent reports of sabotage against oil tankers in the Persian Gulf off the...
20:51, 05/14/2019

Top 10 books about Baltimore Anne Tyler is indelibly tied to the city, but authors as contrasting as Frederick Douglass and John Waters have shown some of its different facesWhen I began writing novels set in my home town of Baltimore, the living writer most identified with the ...
16:34, 07/24/2019

5 new books to read in May Every month, a deluge of new books comes flooding out from big publishers, indie houses, and self-publishing platforms. So every month, The A.V. Club narrows down the endless options to five of the books we’re most excited about....
23:34, 05/03/2019

The best books of the week Below the Fold R.G. Belsky (fiction, Oceanview Publishing) When a homeless woman is murdered in New York, Clare, a TV news director, decides to dig deeper into the case that ordinarily wouldn’t get much attention. Soon, uneasy links emerge — one of t...
03:00, 05/05/2019

Here Are the 10 New Books You Should Read in May Many of the best new books coming out in May ask readers to question humankind’s durability in the face of adversity, whether it be troubling changes meant to “rejuvenate” society, as in Ma Jian’s China Dream or more personal,...
00:34, 05/01/2019

Top 10 books about psychotherapy Its tantalising mix of self-exposure and self-discovery is as intriguing in fiction as it is in fact. A therapist-novelist recommends the best of bothThe mystery of what goes on behind the closed door of the consulting room has long intrigued those o...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Top 10 books about Burma Closed off for half a century by the generals, there is a shortage of writing about this richly diverse country available in English – but there are some gemsBurma is such an enigmatic country that the first question for any writer is what to call it...
12:51, 07/10/2019

O.J. Simpson Denies Romance With Kris Jenner, Shuts Down Rumors He's Khloe Kardashian's Real Dad No character limit is going to stop O.J. Simpson from getting his point across. The retired NFL star joined Twitter last week and rather than fire off a series of tweets, he's been......
17:34, 06/17/2019

Trump Bosses Up, Asserts Executive Privilege Over Muller Documents and Shuts Down Talks With Congress Death Row Records President Donald Trump has shut down all inquires into special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative documents by asserting executive privilege, the latest blow in a tussle between Congress and the White House to see how far Trump ...
18:34, 05/08/2019

Mass civil disobedience campaign shuts down Sudanese capital as death toll rises The streets of the Sudanese capital were mostly deserted Sunday, the first day of the country's Islamic working week, amid a mass general strike called by opposition groups....
14:34, 06/10/2019

Bernie Sanders shuts down 2020 opponent's 'Medicare-for-all' criticism with eyebrow-raising retort Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., upped the temperature on the Democratic debate stage on Tuesday as he vehemently defended his plan for reforming health care in the United States....
03:51, 07/31/2019

Paris shuts down streets around Notre Dame to remove lead contamination left by fire Paris is closing streets around the Notre Dame cathedral for the rest of August in order to remove lead contamination caused by the April 15 fire.       ...
18:51, 08/14/2019

Sarah Jessica Parker Epically Shuts Down a "Disgraceful" Report About Her Marriage to Matthew Broderick Sarah Jessica Parker couldn't help but wonder, why do tabloids spin tales? The Sex and the City alum called out The National Enquirer last night after the publication claimed she and......
19:51, 05/16/2019

Fast-moving brush fire shuts down Six Flags Magic Mountain with guests inside Firefighters are working to control a brush fire that closed Six Flags Magic Mountain in Santa Clarita, California. Guests were told to stay inside.        ...
01:51, 06/10/2019

UPDATE 1-Cargill shuts animal-feed mills in China as fatal hog disease spreads Cargill Inc shuttered animal-feed mills in China in recent months partly because the rapid spread of a fatal hog disease has reduced demand, a company executive said on Friday....
02:17, 07/13/2019

Facebook shuts down Israel-based disinformation campaigns as election manipulation increasingly goes global Facebook said it shut down 265 fake accounts run by an Israeli social media company on Thursday for engaging in “coordinated inauthentic behavior” as it sought to affect politics in African, Latin Ame......
00:34, 05/17/2019

Miley Cyrus celebrates 10 year anniversary with Liam Hemsworth and shuts down breakup rumors Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth have now been together (on-and-off) for more than a decade, and the singer took to social media to mark the occasion with a sweet throwback photo....
20:51, 06/11/2019

Top 10 true crime books The Guardian’s former crime correspondent recommends the best writing by and about criminals and cops, villains and victimsIn recent years “true crime”, in the form of television documentaries and podcasts, has become very fashionable. But there has ...
19:51, 08/07/2019

A day in the life: the best books set over 24-hours With Dalloway Day falling on Wednesday, Alex Clark picks books with a time limit – from Ulysses to a novel set over a lunchbreak“Where can we live but days?” asked Philip Larkin. It’s a matter of comprehending how the relentless march of time, portio...
19:00, 06/19/2019

What Do Toni Morrison’s Books Mean to You? Her powerful language, memorable characters, moving dialogue and vivid descriptions have resonated with generations of readers. Share your memories with us....
20:51, 08/06/2019

6 new books to read in June Every month, a deluge of new books comes flooding out from big publishers, indie houses, and self-publishing platforms. So every month, The A.V. Club narrows down the endless options to five (or six) of the books we’re most excited about....
18:00, 06/03/2019

32 Books You Need to Read This Summer Summer reading might be synonymous with relaxing on a beach somewhere, but that doesn’t mean the most anticipated books of the season are limited to certain genres. Alongside the best of this summer’s page-turning thrillers and uplifting ...
18:17, 05/29/2019

Top 10 queer rural books Sexual freedom is most often associated with the city, but a small but growing canon including EM Forster and Sarah Waters tells a different storyIf the countryside appears at all in LGBT+ stories, it is usually only as somewhere to escape from. For ...
18:17, 07/17/2019

The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks-US iBook charts for week ending June 2, 2019: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher iBooks US Bestseller List – Paid Books 1. Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens – 9780735219113 – (Penguin Publishing Group) 2. Queen Bee ...
23:00, 06/04/2019

Top 10 books about angry women Stories of female rage were for centuries often stifled or spun. From Euripides to Jean Rhys, Stephen King to Gillian Flynn, here are some of the exceptionsWe are angry. If the last two years have taught us anything, it’s that. There’s a quiet rage, ...
16:17, 05/22/2019

Here Are the 11 New Books You Should Read in August Both intrinsically timeless and timely, memory shapes who we are and how we think of the world around us. But what happens when catastrophe strikes and remembering becomes difficult? How do we reckon with forgetting, which can come as a welcome relie...
23:51, 07/30/2019

How to Read More Books Without Stalling Out Filmmaker Max Joseph wants to read more than one book a year—he wants to read one a week. So he asked a few voracious readers for advice, in a 38-minute video that includes lengthy tours of European bookstores. Here’s some of the best advice for neve...
16:17, 05/21/2019

The 10 Best Nonfiction Books of 2019 So Far Many of the best nonfiction books of the year so far ask readers to make change. In Charged, Emily Bazelon presses us to stop giving prosecutors so much power in the courtroom. In The Uninhabitable Earth, David Wallace-Wells warns of the grim future ...
19:51, 05/23/2019

The 11 Best Fiction Books of 2019 So Far For the characters in many of the best novels and short-story collections of the year so far, the search to understand oneself is fraught. Teenagers facing the turbulence of first love wrestle with their places in the world as they mature into adults...
19:34, 05/23/2019

The Shortlist: The Future of A.I., According to Three New Books “The Creativity Code,” “Deep Medicine” and “Talk to Me” together reveal the wide range of influence technology does, should and will have on the human condition....
07:34, 05/03/2019

Challenging the record books! TUCSON – We’re challenging the records today and tomorrow but the heat won’t last too long!  Today: Near record warmth and mostly sunny. High: 110° (110° in 1915) Tonight: Mostly clear and warm. Low: 79° Tomorrow: Another scorcher!...
14:34, 08/20/2019

7 Books That Were Better Than Their Movie Adaptations It’s a reader’s rite of passage to walk into a movie theater to see a favorite book come to life and walk out bitterly disappointed. Sometimes, there’s no softening the truth: what you read on the page is so much better than what yo...
06:51, 07/30/2019

How to Decorate a Bookshelf with More than Just Books Sure, bookshelves are for books. There is no denying that. My preferred look for a bookshelf in an office is the simplest design: all books from left to right, top to bottom. But bookshelves in living spaces can serve as both a functional space and a...
19:51, 05/24/2019

George F. Will: By the Book The political columnist and author, most recently, of “The Conservative Sensibility” has no love for Holden Caulfield: “Just what the world does not need: another sullen adolescent.”...
12:51, 05/31/2019

Does George Kittle ever have a bad day? The NFL has a Gronk-sized hole to fill. Enter the 49ers' Pro Bowl tight end and his infectious, tattoo-getting, TD-scoring, Joker-obssessed lust for life....
19:51, 08/19/2019

Red Sox Give Up History's Easiest Inside-The-Park Home Run When Brock Holt's Body Unexpectedly Shuts Down This was an odd moment in Tuesday night’s Rangers-Red Sox game. Red Sox outfielder Brock Holt chased a Hunter Pence opposite-field smash toward Pesky’s Pole in right. Holt misjudged the ball on the fly and failed to haul it in, and the ball caromed o...
06:17, 06/12/2019

As Supreme Court Shuts Down for Summer, It Announces It’ll Review DACA Protections for Young Immigrants Next Term Now that the current Supreme Court term has come to an end with a number of major rulings, the nation’s highest court on Friday announced that in its next term, it will tackle whether Donald Trump can end a program that protects from deportation youn...
06:51, 06/29/2019

Hitting the Books: When better living through technology isn't enough Welcome to Engadget's newest series, Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on sci...
20:34, 04/28/2019

7 books to read for better mental health From eating whatever the hell you want to loving your imperfections, the founder of The Shelf Help Book Club on her favourite confidence-building books...
14:00, 05/17/2019

A is for Activist: why children’s books are getting political Children’s literature is seeing a ‘seismic shift’ in diversity as authors say they want to make sure children of color see themselves representedSeveral years ago, Susan Darraj’s 10-year-old daughter came to her with a question: “How come none of the...
15:17, 05/02/2019

J.D. Salinger’s Books Are Finally Going Digital (NEW YORK) — You’ll finally be able to catch the late J.D. Salinger’s books in digital format. Longtime Salinger publisher Little, Brown and Company said all four of his works, including “The Catcher in the Rye,” will be...
23:51, 08/12/2019

UN celebrates books as ‘bridges across cultures’ The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO has long celebrated the power of International Book and Copyright Day, marked on 23 April, but this year, special attention is being paid to the protection of indigenous languages, many ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Political drama not selling books like it used to The book world has turned upside down when it comes to predicting a best-seller. A year ago, Michael Wolff’s “Fire and Fury” was in the No. 1 spot for the first half, and not far behind was former FBI Director James Comey’s book “A Higher Loyalty” at...
04:00, 07/13/2019

Summer reading guide: 20 hot new books This summer is looking to be a good one for book lovers. Here's a look at the 20 books we can’t wait to read (on the beach or otherwise).        ...
10:51, 05/31/2019

Jia Tolentino Wants You to Read Children’s Books “A really good middle-grade novel,” says the New Yorker essayist, whose debut collection is “Trick Mirror,” “will supersede a lot of contemporary fiction in terms of economy, lucidity and grace.”...
23:17, 08/01/2019

Books of The Times: Impeachment, the First Time Around Andrew Johnson ascended to the presidency after Lincoln’s assassination. Brenda Wineapple’s “The Impeachers” recounts the efforts to remove him from office....
03:17, 05/16/2019

Turkish government destroys more than 300,000 books Regime says it is cracking down on anything linked to Fethullah Gülen, the Muslim cleric it blames for 2016’s attempted coupMore than 300,000 books have been removed from Turkish schools and libraries and destroyed since the attempted coup of 2016, a...
23:51, 08/06/2019

Ahead of the pack: the best books about running A hidden tribe in Mexico, an Olympic hero and the fells’ unsung heroes … Ben Wilkinson picks books that explore our love of runningRunning is in rude health. Two million adults in England alone lace up their running shoes each week. The parkrun initi...
23:51, 08/05/2019

11 Buys To Inspire You To Get Your Books Off The Floor Books are an ongoing storage struggle for readers. They’re a collection that can grow indefinitely, requiring ongoing solutions and strategies to keep them organized. While the ideal solution may “win the lottery and get a giant house with a giant pe...
02:51, 08/20/2019

Here Are the 6 New Fiction Books You Should Read in July A young mother faces her worst fears when an intruder breaks into her home. A Florida teen struggles under the unjust weight of Jim Crow. And a group of women band together to reclaim authority over their bodies. This month’s best new novels pr...
20:51, 06/28/2019

Catch a Buzz With Two New Books About Bugs In “The Mosquito,” Timothy Winegard examines the history of man’s “deadliest predator.” In “Buzz, Sting, Bite,” Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson looks at how insects have shaped human civilization....
01:17, 08/16/2019

Record Yourself Reading Your Kid's Favorite Books The Guardian published a list of advice from children’s laureates on how to raise bookworms. One of my favorite ideas comes from Julia Donaldson, an author I love. (I’ve read The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom to my daughter dozens of times—they are ...
03:34, 06/14/2019

Why are there so many new books about time-travelling lesbians? At a time when historical amnesia is making itself widely felt, these stories show how readily the past can be rewrittenTime-travel stories sit at a nexus of the literal and figurative. All of us are travelling through time – at the ambling pace of a...
11:17, 08/09/2019

There Are So Many New Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books Coming Out in July This list is HUGE. It’s a literary MONSTER. And it is filled with space adventures, supernatural encounters, fantasy quests, dystopian near-futures, folklore beasties, robots, dragons, aliens, time travelers, and so much more. Fair warning: After you...
06:51, 07/02/2019

Picture Books to Perk Up Any Kid’s Summer The story behind sea glass, a walrus who helps you learn to swim, a cat and a dog on the run, and more in books from Cori Doerrfeld, Calef Brown and others....
23:17, 08/01/2019

What is happening in Kashmir? The best books to help understand With Kashmir under lockdown, Preti Taneja chooses books that explore the history of the most militarised region in the worldSeventy years after partition, the annexation of Kashmir by India is the endgame of Devraj, the Hindu nationalist businessman ...
16:17, 08/15/2019

Hitting the Books: How big tech might monopolize AI Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
02:34, 08/18/2019

Pride and prejudice: the best books to help with coming out An exquisite kiss from Virginia Woolf, hot skin from Carol Ann Duffy … Charlotte Mendelson picks books to inspire LGBTQ readersEveryone needs books, particularly the newly gay. Books make us feel less alone, and there is nothing more strengthening th...
08:00, 07/05/2019

The best sci-fi books put humanity at the heart of their writing Science fiction books like ZED and This Is How You Lose the Time War use exhilarating writing to create worlds that seem eerily similar to ours, says Helen Marshall in her monthly sci-fi column...
13:17, 07/08/2019

Two New Books Have Anglophiles and Bibliophiles Covered “Human Relations and Other Difficulties” gathers acute, witty essays and reviews by Mary-Kay Wilmers, and “Faber & Faber,” by Toby Faber, tells the history of the venerable publishing house where Wilmers and others have worked....
22:51, 08/23/2019

Should books include credits like films? Books are generally presented as the work of one person, but almost 60 others worked on mine. But will readers care enough to read about them?We writers lead a necessarily solitary life – at least, that’s what we like to think. Though the act of writ...
15:00, 07/19/2019

Here are some of the goofiest federal laws still on the books Woe unto him who makes an unsanctioned visit to his quarantined llama. He could soon find himself up to his neck in federal charges. In America’s early days, the law was fairly simple. The Constitution specifies just three federal crimes: piracy, cou...
06:51, 06/19/2019

Top 10 books about cults | Claire McGlasson From fiction by Margaret Atwood to Haruki Murakami’s reportage, novelist Claire McGlasson picks favourite accounts of these ambitious, dangerous sectsThe word “cult” is used only by outsiders. There is nothing extreme or ridiculous about the Truth if...
15:17, 06/19/2019

Peugeot opens UK order books for new 208 and e-208 Peugeot's all-new 208 is available from £16,250 with a petrol engine and £25,050 in electric form Orders are now being taken for Peugeot's new 208, in petrol, diesel and electric form, ahead of customer deliveries beginning in early 2020.  The new F...
03:00, 08/23/2019

You Should Own Your Favorite Books in Hard Copy Microsoft is deleting books off of its customers’s devices. It’s a harsh reminder that most ebooks can be remotely wiped by the seller, so you’re forever at their mercy. That’s just one reason you should own your favorite books as hard paper copies....
15:17, 07/11/2019

Four Design Books to Spruce Up Your Home Read these standouts from the season’s crop of volumes about greenery and flora. For example, covering your shelves with golden pothos plants can give a woodsy feel indoors....
13:51, 05/06/2019

George Felton obituary Pioneering computer scientist who became the UK’s foremost software authorityGeorge Felton, who has died aged 98, was the doyen of computer-industry software designers. In the early 1950s the term “software” had not been invented, and for most comput...
21:00, 07/02/2019

About a boy: Boy George biopic in the works Sacha Gervasi, the director of Hitchcock and Anvil!, is attached to write and direct a film about the life of the Culture Club frontmanA movie about the life and career of Culture Club frontman Boy George is in the works at MGM. No cast is yet attach...
18:51, 05/30/2019

By George: Arsenal and the '94 Cup Winners' Cup "As Arsenal contest the semi-finals of the Europa League, Saturday marks the 25th anniversary of their last European trophy. Tom Adams speaks to Arsenal\u0027s captain and goalscorer from a famous 1-0 win in Copenhagen as he remembers a triumphant bu...
18:17, 05/02/2019

Andy Cohen shuts down Twitter troll who implied he didn't send condolences to Lisa Vanderpump Andy Cohen sets the record straight after Twitter critic accuses him of not reaching out to Lisa Vanderpump following her mother's death.        ...
23:00, 06/22/2019

Watch: Jets coach Adam Gase shuts down rumored Mike Maccagnan, Le'Veon Bell rifts New York Jets coach Adam Gase denied having a role in the firing of general manager Mike Maccagnan, while also voicing his excitement to work with Le'Veon Bell during a news conference Thursday....
17:34, 05/23/2019

Torn apart: the vicious war over young adult books Authors who write about marginalised communities are facing abuse, boycotts and even death threats. What is cancel culture doing to young adult fiction?Earlier this month, the author and screenwriter Gareth Roberts announced that his story was being ...
11:51, 06/15/2019

Hitting the Books: Autonomous cars will do more than drive you around Welcome, dear readers, to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technol...
19:51, 05/11/2019

This 13-Year-Old From Uttar Pradesh Has Written Over 100 Books A 12-year-old child prodigy from Uttar Pradesh has written 135 books on subjects like religion and biographies of well known personalities including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath....
16:17, 07/09/2019

Richard Powers: ‘I’ve read more than 120 books about trees’ The Pulitzer-winning author of eco-novel The Overstory on Extinction Rebellion, his many alter egos and the brilliance of Robert MacfarlaneThere was something fitting about hearing the news that Richard Powers’s The Overstory had been awarded the Pul...
02:34, 05/12/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: name confirmed and order books open News 9 May, 2019 Volkswagen ID.3 name confirmed for brand's first ID. model, as order books open and launch edition model is detailed...
14:34, 05/09/2019

Five Actually-Useful Books To Gift to Your Favorite College Grad Stop! Put down that copy of Oh, the Places You’ll Go. Your son/daughter/nephew/cousin probably already has three versions, and you can do better. Here are five books that’ll help any new graduate enter the real world like a confident grown-up....
01:34, 05/08/2019

Delicious New Books for Food-Focused Travelers These cookbooks and culinary guides—to Paris, Tokyo, Rome, southern Italy and the unsung Black Sea region—reveal the quirks and character of each place, dish by dish....
17:51, 08/14/2019

Hitting the Books: Ever wonder how audio sampling works? Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
17:51, 05/04/2019

Great New Picture Books That Teach, Without Preaching Sometimes kids need stories about the stuff they know already: how — and why — to hold hands. How — and why — to read books. How to be a good friend....
12:00, 06/21/2019

Ars To-Be-Read: Our most anticipated books for the second half of 2019 Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Authors, publishers, and book nerds converge on New York City at the end of May each year for Book Expo America, and this year Ars was there to scope out some stories. The convention showcases books of all kind...
15:34, 06/08/2019

CBI Books Rolls Royce For Alleged Corruption London-based Rolls Royce has been booked by the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI for alleged corruption by engaging an agent on commission basis to wing contracts from public sector undertakings......
22:51, 07/30/2019

The Latest: Officials recommend against sex education books SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the California State Board of Education’s vote to revise sex education guidance for public school teachers (all times local): 1:02 p.m. California education officials have recommended against suggesting t...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Read and Return Books to the Airport Bookstore You’re waiting for your flight to board. Maybe you’re on a layover or your flight has been delayed or you’re just trying to kill some time, so you wander into one of those airport bookstores that look and feel the same no matter what city you’re in. ...
23:00, 07/17/2019

Marvel is turning some of its best-known comic books into audiobooks Marvel's interest in digital audio isn't limited to podcasts. The media giant and Dreamscape Media have reached a deal to turn dozens of better-known comic books into audiobooks, including Ultimate Spider-Man, Ultimate X-Men and Daredevil:...
09:51, 06/03/2019

Book clinic: what books can help me to love my enemies? Buddhist wisdom, classic 80s drama and the brilliant Anita Brookner help make sense of those annoying othersQ: What books will help me to love my enemies? A keen reader, 60, UK.A: Julie Myerson, author, writes:Rather depends on how you define an enem...
10:51, 07/30/2019

11 books New Yorkers are reading this summer and where to find them MCNALLY JACKSON After making a splash in the UK, 28-year-old Irish writer Sally Rooney is now a sensation in New York. Her two novels, “Conversations with Friends” and “Normal People” (Hogarth) both explore modern, coming-of-age love affairs, and wer...
01:00, 08/18/2019

Books of The Times: Mental Illness Is All in Your Brain — or Is It? Anne Harrington’s “Mind Fixers” traces the history of attempts to establish the biology of mental illnesses — which have led to repeated frustration....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Recalling a Time When Books Could Give You Indigestion In “What We Talk About When We Talk About Books,” the book historian Leah Price tries to contextualize our current anxieties about books and reading by turning to the past....
19:34, 08/20/2019

Summer reading: 10 books being adapted for film, TV "Little Fires Everywhere," "Nine Perfect Strangers," "Chemical Hearts" and other novels are being adapted for film and television following the success of "Big Little Lies."...
12:00, 07/05/2019

23 health and science books you should read this summer Flickr/Butz.2013 Each year, STAT publishes a list of summer book recommendations for those interested in health and science. This year's list includes "How to Change Your Mind," Michael Pollan's book on the the science of psychedelics, and "Vaccinat...
23:34, 06/25/2019

How to store and sync PDFs with Apple Books Find out how to store, organize, and sync PDFs across multiple iOS and macOS devices in Apple Books for easy access to frequently used documents and books....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Order Books From Around the World With InterLibrary Loan At Lifehacker, it’s no secret that we’re pretty big fans of public libraries. Not only do they give you access to all varieties of media for free (or close to it) but living near one can actually make you happier. And get ready, because it gets bette...
14:51, 08/13/2019

Books to Ease the Transition to Middle School In Pablo Cartaya’s ‘Each Tiny Spark,’ Carolyn Mackler’s ‘Not if I Can Help It’ and Kristin Mahoney’s ‘The 47 People You’ll Meet in Middle School,’ kids navigate the toughest crossing....
20:34, 08/09/2019

Lower May temperatures, rise in record books TUCSON – We can’t make this stuff up; more snow fell on Mt Lemmon this morning, making it the second time this week (yes, this is the end of May). This time, up to 2 inches of snow fell on the mountain top. 6AM this morning. Snow on Mt L...
01:00, 05/24/2019

Columbus Dreamed of a New World. His Son Found One in Books. Edward Wilson-Lee’s “The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books” charts the life of the explorer’s son, obsessed with assembling a great repository of knowledge....
21:34, 05/31/2019

You can now get 100,000s of books for FREE — thanks, confusing copyright law Book lovers, rejoice — hundreds of thousands of works are now online for free! Free! FREE! How? The exciting, rock and roll world of the public domain and US copyright law. Oh dear Oh yes. Basically, before the 1976 US Copyright Act, American works o...
18:51, 08/07/2019

Home designs that dazzle are on display in three new books Add these three new design books to your pile of beach reads for some decoration inspiration. “Interiors: The Greatest Rooms of the Century” Your inner voyeur will love this hefty volume, which showcases lavish, edgy and otherwise notable...
22:51, 06/27/2019

From Schizophrenia to Megalomania, Three New Books on Mental Illness A short list of books includes a personal memoir about a family’s struggle with schizophrenia, a history of psychiatry and an exploration of how tyrants think....
00:00, 06/29/2019

Hitting the Books: An army of temps put a man on the moon Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought-provoking books on science and technology we can find...
00:00, 05/26/2019

Celebrate the moon with the best films, books and festivals The 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing is coming. In honour of that, here is the cream of the cultural highlights celebrating all things lunar...
12:00, 05/26/2019

Vending machine for books at local school TUCSON- Typically in vending machines, you find chips or candy, but how about books? One local school is using a new approach to get students reading. From diving into the adventures of “Captain Underpants” to the chronicles in a “D...
01:00, 08/10/2019

Lisbeth Kaufman, James George The couple met in 2014 at the Tribeca Film Festival, when she turned to her seat mate to rave about the documentary they’d just seen. It was his film....
07:34, 05/26/2019

Grimdark, hopepunk and George Clooney Katie shares the best of the Pinkpop festival, Stevie gets appropriately overexcited about Euphoria and Bethany has a beverage melt-down in the presence of George Clooney....
08:17, 06/14/2019

‘There’s a belief that we can do something special,’ says Jamie George • England hooker’s last defeat was to Wales• Grand slam champions head to TwickenhamJamie George is enjoying one of the most successful periods of his career: a domestic and European double with Saracens complemented by the fact that, since the heart...
02:17, 08/06/2019

NBA MVP finalists: Giannis, George, Harden Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George are among the finalists for the both NBA's Most Valuable Player and Defensive Player of the Year honors....
04:17, 05/18/2019

19 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read Getty Images / Matthew Peyton Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, loves to read. When he began his investing career, he would read 600 to 1,000 pages a day. According to Berkshire Hathaway's shareholder letters and over two decades of interv...
00:51, 05/20/2019

Here Are the 5 Books Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read This Summer Bill Gates isn’t doing much light reading this summer. For his annual list of reading recommendations for the season, he’s picked five books that you can really sink into on vacation. The billionaire philanthropist wants readers to learn ...
02:00, 05/21/2019

Scheer says a Conservative government would balance the books in 5 years Scheer also accused the Liberals of stacking a panel on a media bailout in their favour and celebrated a court ruling blocking British Columbia from restricting oil shipments into the province....
02:51, 05/25/2019

Classic Fiats: taking a look through the history books at FCA's Heritage Hub Features 25 May, 2019 We take a look at some stunning classic Fiats and other Italian treasures as we delve deep inside FCA's new Heritage Hub...
20:00, 05/25/2019

Summer reading: Environment books that changed the world While Fridays for Future protests have spotlighted burning climate crisis issues, books that articulate our pressing environmental ills are also transforming popular consciousness about our precarious planet....
23:34, 07/05/2019

15 books you'll love if you couldn't get enough of the 'Harry Potter' series Joe Raedle/Getty Images The "Harry Potter" books are some of the most beloved in the world, so it can be hard to figure out what to read afterwards. Harry Potter fans might appreciate books that are tangentially related, such as "The Alchemyst" abou...
02:51, 06/18/2019

Women's World Cup: US rewrite the record books with 13-0 win over Thailand Records tumbled as the US opened their World Cup defense with a 13-0 win vs. Thailand. Alex Morgan scored a record-equaling five goals for the Americans, who clocked up the biggest margin of victory in World Cup history....
12:51, 06/12/2019

My 1-year-old daughter is obsessed with these books — they keep her entertained longer than any toy Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
02:17, 06/14/2019

Photos: 16 books about AI, robotics, automation, and how they're affecting the job market With the rise of AI and robotics, more automation in the workplace is inevitable. These books offer insights and suggestions for how to prepare for the next technological revolution....
03:51, 04/30/2019

Praise be: books about Trump benefit from cycle of sycophancy Donald Trump Jr is writing a book and if it’s obsequious enough can expect a sales bump from a glowing tweet by his father The Donald Trump Book Club is about to gain its newest and perhaps most inevitable member.The US president’s eldest son, Don Jr...
13:17, 05/24/2019

Ocean Vuong and the new Great American Novel - books podcast This week, the Vietnamese-born poet Ocean Vuong joins Sian to discuss his prose debut, On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous. Taking the form of a letter written by a Vietnamese migrant to the US to his mother who can’t read English, Vuong’s novel has alre...
11:51, 07/23/2019

Hitting the Books: The slow death of the strategy guide Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
03:51, 06/09/2019

Children’s Books: Y.A. Novels That Let Teenage Boys Be Vulnerable The characters in these novels grew up with strict rules about masculine strength and dominance. But extreme situations force them to let go of all that....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Why the New York Public Library Has 7 Floors of Stacks With No Books In Midtown Manhattan, space is prized. But stacks at the library’s main branch are empty because officials say the space cannot protect irreplaceable books from the elements and theft....
14:00, 05/20/2019

Story time: the five children’s books every adult should read Children’s books explore hope, fear, failure and love. Katherine Rundell on how the best of them can ignite the imagination of all readers, whatever their ageI have been writing children’s fiction for more than 10 years now, and still I would hesitat...
14:34, 07/26/2019

Book clinic: how can I get my teenage daughter back into books? An array of fabulous fiction and nonfiction to tempt a 16-year-old girl away from social mediaQ: Please recommend some books to get my 16-year-old daughter off social media and Love Island and into reading again.A 47-year-old mother, LondonA: Bidisha...
01:00, 07/07/2019

Hitting the Books: We won't colonize space without a Weyland-Yutani Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
20:51, 06/15/2019

CHEAP: Bathe in books with 31% off the waterproof Kindle Paperwhite Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Books are great. Sorry, but that’s indisputable. There’s little as brilliant and magical as losing yourself in a novel. So, when the new, waterproof Kindle paperw...
20:17, 05/12/2019

Amazon's Kindle now supports Traditional Chinese books Amazon been expanding the number of languages and alphabets the Kindle supports over the years. This time, the company has given the Kindle apps and e-readers the capability to support books in Traditional Chinese. In fact, Amazon has launched a port...
10:34, 05/24/2019

Schools 'crowd fund for pencils, glue and books' The prime minister says the government is putting a "record level of funding". into schools, after Jeremy Corbyn asks about some closing early on Fridays....
16:51, 05/22/2019

Hitting the Books: How legendary hackers wound up working for the CIA Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
20:34, 08/10/2019

Pokémon manga e-books are available in schools and libraries worldwide Pokémon manga e-books are now available to public libraries and schools worldwide through OverDrive, Inc. Students and library patrons can visit overdrive.com to find a participating library. From there, you'll be able to download Pok&eac...
21:00, 06/11/2019

The Best Apps for Reading Books, Audiobooks, and Comics in 2019 It’s never been easier to read, thanks to our phones—we’re all carrying entire bookstores around in our pockets. In the video above, I share our favorite apps for reading books, listening to audiobooks, and purchasing comics....
21:00, 06/25/2019

'Rivet' Turns Your Kid's Favorite YouTube Videos Into Books Android/iOS: My six-year-old has started reading YouTube videos, and I’m cool with it. She’s using a free children’s reading app called Rivet, which was just released. Rivet has a digital library of more than 2,000 books, ranging from a mythical tale...
01:51, 05/16/2019

Where to Start If You Haven’t Read Enough of Toni Morrison’s Books Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison died Monday night at 88. Powerfully interrogating some of the most pressing issues in American society, Morrison’s books cover themes including the psychological impacts of slavery and the destructive...
23:51, 08/06/2019

JK Rowling to publish four short books on the history of magic Pottermore Publishing due to release non-fiction ebooks, modelled on the curriculum followed by Harry PotterHarry Potter fans are due to be given new insight into the “rich history” of JK Rowling’s wizarding world in a new series of four short books ...
16:17, 05/30/2019

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

From evil twins to deepfake videos: the best books about doppelgangers The rise of deepfakes has stoked the old fear that our lives can be hijacked by demonic doubles. Laurence Scott shares his favourite books on convincing impostersThe rise of deepfake technology provokes a modern version of a deep-seated fear that our...
08:34, 07/15/2019

‘When They See Us’ sparks call to boycott Linda Fairstein books The explosive Netflix series “When They See Us,” which depicts in excruciating detail the so-called Central Park Five being railroaded by New York state into serving prison time for the rape and assault of the Central Park jogger in 1989,...
21:51, 06/03/2019

Tracy Anderson on the makeup, books — and yes, even wine — she swears by Swimsuit season is nigh, but never fear: Tracy Anderson is here to make you sweat. The celebrity fitness pioneer and creator of the “Tracy Anderson Method” — whose devotees include Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez, Victoria Beckham, as well as acolyte...
18:00, 05/24/2019

J.K. Rowling is releasing four new Harry Potter books online Welcome to another year at Hogwarts! “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling announced Friday that she’s releasing four brand new stories in the magical series These new eBook editions to the mythical tome will be available for $2.99 a p...
16:51, 05/30/2019

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling Baath party. Mohamad, with his family, fed and bathed his father for years. Wary of the typewriter th...
23:51, 05/06/2019

These Prisons Are Banning Books That Teach Inmates How to Code The Oregon Department of Corrections [DOC] has barred inmates from reading dozens of books about technology and programming—many of which teach basic skills for many entry-level jobs. Read more......
04:00, 06/22/2019

The books of Democratic presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson Marianne Williamson, a Democratic presidential hopeful, is also an experienced author. Williamson has written 13 books.        ...
11:00, 07/18/2019

The Warm-Up: Arsenal cook the books* to sign a Chelsea fan "*They definitely didn’t cook the books. Plus, #ImOldEnoughToRememberWhen the transfer window wasn’t a thing, what Gareth Bale has been up to (not much), a shocker of a tweet from Tottenham and some commitment to naked-ish-ness."...
15:17, 08/02/2019

DC Is Working On a Huge Number of New Young Adult and Kid Books DC recently announced that they were consolidating all of their imprints, cancelling a wide variety of separate lines, including the DC Ink and DC Zoom lines aimed at younger readers. In the aftermath of that news, it would be easy to worry about the...
05:00, 06/23/2019

Hitting the Books: Modern surveillance and 'the science of happiness' Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
19:17, 07/27/2019

7 new out-of-this-world moon books to celebrate Apollo 11 anniversary You can't go to the moon in person, but a good book can transport you there on the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing.        ...
11:00, 07/18/2019

6 books highlighted in German literary translation shortlist The shortlist for Germany's top prize for contemporary literature in translation, the Internationaler Literaturpreis, has been revealed. The list includes giants of world literature as well as fresh new voices....
08:51, 05/07/2019

Calculate How Many Books You Could Read If You Quit Social Media A new calculator from Omni Calculator shows you how many books you could read in one year, if you checked them instead of checking social media. Enter how often you check social media (or any time-wasting sites that you’re willing to give up), and ho...
19:34, 08/09/2019

Iris Murdoch at 100: ‘Her books are full of passion and disaster’ Love, sadness, fear, lust, power ... Murdoch’s strange, radical novels seethe with emotion. On her centenary, they are inspiring a new generation of authorsDo Iris Murdoch’s novels still matter to people? Or, after the high-water mark of her Booker-w...
15:17, 07/13/2019

NBA notebook: Clippers roll out duo of Leonard, George Kawhi Leonard and Paul George were rolled out as members of the Los Angeles Clippers at an introductory press conference on Wednesday, with both players beaming that they finally will be wearing the same uniform....
06:34, 07/25/2019

io9 At Least One Big Game of Thrones Finale Twist Came From George R.R. io9 At Least One Big Game of Thrones Finale Twist Came From George R.R. Martin’s Novels | Kotaku The Internet Reacts To Whatever That Death Stranding Trailer Was | Jalopnik Uber Lost Another Billion Dollars, NBD | Lifehacker How to Check for Speed Tr...
01:00, 05/31/2019

Sources: Clippers to land Leonard, George The Clippers are set to acquire Paul George in a blockbuster trade with the Thunder, clearing the path for Kawhi Leonard to sign a four-year max contract, sources tell ESPN....
09:17, 07/06/2019

George Clooney's 'Catch-22' miniseries never quite takes off Joseph Heller's anti-war novel "Catch-22" is set during World War II, but was published just as the US began getting into Vietnam, and the 1970 movie came out in the midst of that conflict. George Clooney brings his considerable star power to bear in...
20:17, 05/17/2019

Giannis, George finalists for NBA MVP and defensive award NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George have a chance to be both the NBA’s MVP and its Defensive Player of the Year. Reigning MVP James Harden is the other finalist for the league’s top award. The NBA announced three finalis...
04:00, 05/18/2019

George Soros to target far-right in eastern Germany George Soros's Open Society Foundation is gearing up to battle hate and the far-right in eastern Germany. The Alternative for Deutschland (AfD) is predicted to perform well in three upcoming state elections....
03:00, 06/22/2019

George Clooney Reveals That His Kids Are Pranksters Just Like Him George Clooney is revealing that his twins are following in his prankster footsteps. The famous actor sat down with Savannah Guthrie of the Today show alongside his Catch-22 co-stars,......
00:51, 05/08/2019

George Clooney returns to television with 'Catch 22' Twenty years after he left medical drama "ER", George Clooney returns to television this month with an adaptation of Joseph Heller's "Catch-22", a novel whose complexity the actor said made it ideal for a six-part series....
15:34, 05/08/2019

Thunder’s Paul George has shoulder procedure OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Thunder All-Star Paul George has had a procedure to repair a small labrum tear in his left shoulder. A Thunder spokesman made the announcement on Tuesday. George had surgery to repair a partially torn tendon in his right shoulder...
05:00, 06/12/2019

Come Sail Away With Seafaring Prince George in a Captain Hat Prince George of Cambridge who has lost some baby teeth is here to supply everyone with some daily cuteness. Never one to be camera-shy, the royal showed off the new gap in the front of his mouth as his parents, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and P...
23:51, 08/08/2019

Sources: George out for camp start after surgery Thunder All-Stars Paul George and Russell Westbrook both underwent surgeries Tuesday, the team announced. While Westbrook's procedure will allow him to train this offseason, George is likely to miss at least the start of training camp, sources said....
15:51, 05/08/2019

George Clooney impersonator arrested in Thailand An Italian man accused of posing as George Clooney to sell clothes online has been arrested with his wife in Thailand after years on the run, police have said....
09:17, 06/17/2019

George Michael's Style Is Totally Fearless The English pop legend left an enduring mark on pop culture—and was a beacon of glamorous light during a dark period in the history of sexual freedom....
14:51, 06/25/2019

With a wide smile for his mom, Prince George turns 6 Prince George is turning 6 and Kensington Palace is marking the occasion by releasing three new photos of the future king taken by mother Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge...
12:17, 07/22/2019

The Conservative Sensibility review: George Will and a right wronged The veteran columnist is no longer a member of the Republican party, which he says has become a personality cultIn America, traditional conservatives are not having a good day. Their amalgam of limited government, patriotism, rule of law and free mar...
08:17, 06/09/2019

Helter Skelter and More Iconic True Crime Books to Read Before You Die We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. We......
17:51, 07/27/2019

The life of Alexander von Humboldt, plus foraging for food – books podcast On this week’s show, we’re talking about two books that encourage us to look anew at nature. Claire sits down in Cartegena with Andrea Wulf, who won the Royal Society prize in 2016 for The Invention of Nature, her biography of Alexander von Humboldt....
17:34, 05/21/2019

Kentucky Softball Run Rules Ole Miss, Books Ticket into SEC Semifinals Photo Courtesy of UK Athletics COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Behind a team-leading 20th home run of the season off the bat of Abbey Cheek and a complete-game shutout in the circle from junior Autumn Humes, the #4 seeded Kentucky Wildcats run-ruled #5 Ole ...
22:17, 05/10/2019

CBI Books Former Samajwadi Party Leader Ateeq Ahmad For Extortion The CBI has booked former lawmaker Ateeq Ahmad and others for allegedly planning the abduction of a Lucknow-based businessman to extort money from him and take over his business, officials said today....
19:17, 06/13/2019

Bucharest Open Books Night aims to get Romanians reading Romanians are among the least avid readers in the European Union, but an Open Books Night to promote reading now in its seventh year has proved a big hit....
18:51, 04/28/2019

US prisons are taking programming books off the shelves over ‘security concerns’ Last week, the Oregon Department of Corrections (DoC) has banned prisoners from reading dozens of books related to technology and programming, citing security concerns. According to records obtained by Salem Reporter, the banned titles — “Windows 10 ...
18:34, 06/24/2019

Mother's Day gift idea: save up to 45% at Mixbook on photo books and more Mother's Day is just around the corner, and if you're still looking for the perfect gift for mom, then you've come to the right place. Mixbook, an online photo design tool, is currently offering up to 45% off their site until May 8. Yo...
16:00, 05/02/2019

South African writer Pumla Gqola on books and liberation Twenty-five years after the first post-apartheid elections took place in South Africa, Pumla Gqola, a prominent feminist author in the country, shares her views on democracy with DW....
18:17, 05/01/2019

Thriller roundup: 20 summer books sure to send chills down your spine “Thirteen” (Flatiron) by Steve Cavanagh, out Aug. 13 “I did a lot of research into serial killers, which was fun,” Cavanagh told Publishers Weekly of his fourth Eddie Flynn novel. “My Internet search history would get me arrested in any jurisdiction....
23:34, 06/29/2019

Amazon is selling two new books supposedly authored by ‘Satoshi Nakamoto’ Everyone in the world of cryptocurrency knows the name Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous creator of Bitcoin and author of its eponymous white paper. If you believe everything you see on the internet, it might seem as if Nakamoto is not yet done with...
18:17, 06/19/2019

Todd Phillips now says Joker doesn't "follow anything from the comic books" About a year ago, before we knew too many specifics about director Todd Phillips Joker movie, we reported on a theory that the movie would adapt some plot points from Alan Moore and Brian Bolland’s legendary The Killing Joke. A portion of that book i...
23:34, 07/08/2019

Best books of the year so far: USA TODAY's best-reviewed titles of 2019 There's no shortage of good books to read, no matter your taste. Literary fiction, YA, rom-coms -- we've got it all in our roundup of the best of 2019.        ...
11:00, 07/18/2019

Hitting the Books: Gravity's mystery may prove our multiverse exists Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
06:00, 07/14/2019

From Ted Hughes to HG Wells: Jeanette Winterson picks the best books about the moon Fifty years since Apollo 11 landed, the novelist shares her favourite books and poems about Earth’s mysterious satelliteThere she is, 239,000 miles from Earth. A lover’s moon, a poet’s moon, a painted moon, made of green cheese, home to the Man in th...
22:00, 07/20/2019

14 great science and tech books to give as presents this Christmas From the true nature of time to the world's most extraordinary brains to why you should ditch social media, Culture picks the best books to give this year...
20:00, 04/28/2019

David Allen's Favorite Productivity Books for Fans of 'Getting Things Done' David Allen, author of the productivity bible Getting Things Done, shares his five favorite books on productivity in a new interview on the site Five Books. GTD fans will recognize titles like Atul Gawande’s Checklist Manifesto and Daniel J Levitin’s...
22:17, 08/23/2019

NYC public schools caught tossing books, unused supplies Upper West Side parents are being asked to pony up nearly $100 for classroom supplies like glue sticks, Crayons and washable markers — staples they could find by looking in the trash outside their kids’ schools. Dunces at PS 166 threw away the very i...
08:00, 08/18/2019

Saturday's Best Deals: Clif Bars, HyperX RAM, Kindle Books, and More A Greenworks tool sale, smart home sale, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Libratone Speakers, and a juicer lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
16:19, 07/06/2019

Hitting the Books: We can engineer the Earth to fight climate change Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
19:51, 08/24/2019

This Sunday's Kindle Sale Is Full Of Cheap Nonfiction Books It’s Sunday, which means it’s time for another big Kindle eBook sale, Today, the focus is all on nonfiction titles, including a biography of Ulysses S. Grant, Andrew Yang’s memoir, a deep dive into North Korea, and a whole lot more.Read more......
00:17, 08/26/2019

Reading to the barber: Youths can earn money, books, mentor LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Get a haircut, read aloud to the barber, earn some cash and a book, make life-impacting connections and put a smile on a young one’s face. That’s what is going on at one Lexington’s Prince Cuts Barber Shop as a...
19:34, 06/22/2019

Sunday's Best Deals: Kingdom Hearts, Mother's Day Books, iPads, and More Kindle downloads for Mother’s Day, handy 1' extension cords, and a TriggerPoint foam roller lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
16:51, 05/12/2019

Five best-selling books to gift dad this Father's Day based on his tastes Looking for just the right book to gift dad this Father's Day? We chose some standouts from our best-selling books list.        ...
16:34, 06/08/2019

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Pollution Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rules for coal plants....
01:51, 05/24/2019

Staffsource: Ars staffers share their favorite books to get lost in this summer Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Summer is the perfect time to catch up on all the things you've been meaning to do—like get your to-be-read (TBR) pile down to a manageable size (if that's even possible). As the longer days with better weather...
14:17, 05/23/2019

How we can learn to stop worrying and love language – books podcast On this week’s podcast, we’re exploring the ways language and punctuation are evolving. Guardian journalist David Shariatmadari comes in to talk about Jacob Rees-Mogg’s much discussed language rules for his staff, and why he banned words such as “ver...
16:51, 08/07/2019

Books about ‘kick-ass’ women might be a pain in one – but we need to hear these wondrous stories Just like men, women want the freedom to be utterly mediocre and then heralded for years to come. But until we have equality, we need as many books on great forgotten women as possibleThe ever-insightful late Toni Morrison once famously said: “If the...
19:51, 08/07/2019

Books of The Times: In Wendell Berry’s Essays, a Little Earnestness Goes a Long Way In “What I Stand On,” a two-volume boxed set, the Kentucky-based farmer, conservationist, pacifist and moral critic offers his fiery dissent about nearly every aspect of modern life....
20:00, 05/20/2019

Nonfiction: How Was Polynesia Populated? Two New Books Explore the Pacific’s Mysteries Christina Thompson’s “Sea People” tells the story of the people of Polynesia and their “discovery,” while Peter Moore’s “Endeavour” looks at the ship that made that encounter possible....
14:51, 05/14/2019

‘Greta effect’ leads to boom in children’s environmental books The 16-year-old climate change activist has galvanised young people to read more about saving the planetSome seek to convey the wonder of endangered animals while others give tips on how to tackle waste or tell tales of inspirational environmental ac...
10:00, 08/11/2019

Summer reading guide: 20 of the season's hottest new books This summer is looking to be a good one for book lovers. Here's a look at the 20 books we can’t wait to read (on the beach or otherwise).        ...
18:17, 05/30/2019

Ariel Winter Books Law & Order: SVU Season 21 Guest Role Ariel Winter has a new TV family, the Special Victims Unit. The Modern Family star will pop up in an early episode of the history-making Law & Order: SVU season 21. Winter teased a......
14:51, 07/31/2019

Access Millions of Free Books Added to the Public Domain Your summer reading list just got more accessible, thanks to a project funded by the New York Public Library. Most books published in America before 1964 are in the public domain because the authors didn’t extend the copyright. And their aversion to ...
19:34, 08/09/2019

Feds to finally examine 2016 NC poll books for hacking RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than two years after voter check-in software failed on Election Day in a North Carolina county, federal authorities will conduct a forensic analysis of electronic poll books for evidence of tampering by Russian military hack...
21:00, 06/06/2019

Battling Zverev books Geneva Open final with Jarry Alexander Zverev continued his preparations for the French Open by sealing a hard-fought 7-5 6-7(6) 6-3 victory on Friday over Argentine Federico Delbonis to reach the Geneva Open final....
13:34, 05/25/2019

How the Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Movie Compares to the Terrifying Books Warning: This post contains spoilers for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. If you grew up in the ’80s or ’90s, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, even if you haven’t read it. The th...
14:51, 08/09/2019

George Clooney is here with an important message about not being a stupid dumbfuck George Clooney, you may have noticed, has it pretty good. At this point in his career he seems content to put out one modestly successful movie per year, sling some luxury instant-coffee on TV, and hang out in Italy with his brilliant civil-rights at...
23:17, 05/08/2019

George Hodgman, Who Wrote of Caring for His Mother, Dies at 60 He was a leading magazine and book editor in New York but found his own measure of fame as an author when he returned to his roots and wrote “Bettyville.”...
01:17, 07/23/2019

Explainer: What next for jailed ex-Vatican treasurer George Pell? An Australian court said on Thursday that it will rule on an appeal by jailed former Vatican treasurer George Pell against child sex offences on Aug 21....
04:17, 08/15/2019

Gobert, George, Giannis headline NBA All-Defensive teams NEW YORK (AP) — Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert and MVP finalists Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George were the leading vote-getters for the All-Defensive first team. Boston’s Marcus Smart and Milwaukee’s Eric Bledsoe rounded ou...
05:17, 05/23/2019

| George Pell, defender of orthodoxy, fighting to get out of jail Former top Vatican insider Cardinal George Pell is fighting to avoid spending possibly the rest of his life in jail after receiving a six-year sentence for child sex offences....
14:00, 06/05/2019