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Boosted's next electric ride is the Rev scooter

When Boosted launched a new series of boards in 2018, including the Stealth and Mini options, it claimed its mission was to redefine transportation -- at least from the e...

Boosted's next electric ride is the Rev scooter

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Bird's monthly scooter rentals let you ride as much as you like Bird isn't staying out of San Francisco just because it doesn't have a permit for its usual scooter service. It's launching a personal rental service in both San Francisco and Barcelona that gives you a scooter of your own for $25 per...
15:51, 04/30/2019

Milwaukee reaches settlement with electric scooter company MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee has reached an agreement with Bird Rides Inc. over the electric scooters the company released on the city’s streets last summer. The California-based company removed its scooters from Milwaukee streets last August in ...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Woman beaten to death with electric scooter in California: cops A California woman was beaten to death with an electric scooter during an apparent random attack in broad daylight, police said. Rosa Elena Hernandez, 63, of Long Beach was assaulted by a hoodie-wearing man while she was in the area around 12:30 p.m....
17:51, 05/14/2019

Elderly woman dragged by purse thief on electric scooter Shocking video shows an elderly woman being dragged along an Upper East Side sidewalk by a purse thief on an electric scooter in one of a pair of incidents reported in Manhattan, authorities said Monday. The 86-year-old was standing at the corner of ...
17:51, 05/13/2019

VOI makes European push in crowded electric scooter-sharing market Sweden's VOI Technology plans to put a new fleet of thousands of electric scooters on European streets this summer to fend off competition in an increasingly crowded market....
19:51, 05/14/2019

Ride the Wav: An electric watercraft with a touchscreen display that you can reserve now After building battery powered semi trucks and ATVs, Nikola is bringing its all-electric knowledge to the water with the Wav (pronounced “wave”).        ...
13:34, 05/01/2019

Usain Bolt has founded an e-scooter startup Legendary sprinter Usain Bolt explains why he believes his e-scooter company Bolt Mobility will succeed despite intense competition and major regulatory hurdles....
21:34, 05/16/2019

Elderly woman mugged by man on scooter: cops An elderly woman was mugged by a man on a scooter on the Upper East Side, cops said Sunday. The 86-year-old woman was walking on East 64th Street near First Avenue around 3 p.m. Saturday when the man rode up to her on a scooter, grabbed her purse and...
04:17, 05/06/2019

Man, 92, spotted driving mobility scooter on Australian freeway It wasn't quite "hot wheels," but a 92-year-old man in Australia was captured on video Friday taking his motorized scooter onto a busy freeway as a concerned motorist tried to prevent other cars from crashing into him....
19:34, 05/13/2019

Honda Dio Scooter Crosses 30 Lakh Sales Milestone Scooters continue to remain top sellers for Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) bringing in the chunk of volumes. While it is the Activa leading the sales charts always, the Dio isn't too bad......
13:51, 05/06/2019

NYPD cop loses control of patrol scooter in Manhattan This cop may need a refresher course on riding a scooter if he’s ever going to chase down criminals on it. A video making the rounds on social media Sunday captures an unknown NYPD officer in Midtown East struggle to get a police scooter moving...
04:17, 05/06/2019

Disability rights group alarmed by Portland e-scooter rules PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A disability rights nonprofit in Oregon has filed a letter of complaint with the city of Portland over new rules for its electric scooter pilot program, which just began its second phase. Disability Rights Oregon says in the let...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Man used motorized scooter as a weapon in killing of California woman, police say Rosa Elena Hernandez, 63, of Long Beach was identified as the woman killed in the attack, police said. Police haven't given an indication of a motive.        ...
19:51, 05/14/2019

| Sprint superstar Bolt jumps into Paris scooter mania His ambition for a career as a footballer may not have worked out but Usain Bolt has an unlikely new outlet for his energies -- the Paris scooter market....
20:34, 05/15/2019

Amputee who says United Airlines took his scooter battery takes battle to court Stearn Hodge, a 68-year-old amputee who lost his arm and leg in an accident, says United and airport employees took a battery needed for his scooter.        ...
17:00, 05/02/2019

CDC to E-Scooter Riders: Please, for the Love of God, Do the Absolute Bare Minimum Safety Thing Amidst a rise in reports that emergency rooms are seeing a spike in visits from people who have seriously messed themselves up while riding electric scooters, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decided to assess the threat of the increasi...
20:17, 05/01/2019

Head injuries, broken bones plague e-scooter users as more data rolls in Enlarge (credit: Tom Williams| Getty Images) If you're going to ride an e-scooter, you really ought to wear a helmet. That's the main take-home message from a study conducted by the Austin Public Health Department and the CDC, published this week. ...
18:34, 05/03/2019

The secret to getting a ride in the Kentucky Derby The world's best jockeys will lead the way in this week's Kentucky Derby, but getting there takes some luck and a plugged-in agent.        ...
00:51, 05/01/2019

Parents, would you let your kid ride an Uber or Lyft by themselves? Uber and Lyft state that kids under 18 can't ride without being accompanied by an adult. Some do anyway, even with parental permission.        ...
13:34, 05/01/2019

Hero XPulse 200 First Ride Review It has been over a year and a half in coming! But we have finally ridden the Hero XPulse 200, which is India's only 200 cc adventure bike. We ride it on regular city roads, highways and even take it......
17:51, 05/02/2019

Fallen cyclists honored at Ride of Silence TUCSON – Hundreds of cyclists gathered at Reid Park for the annual Ride of Silence, on Wednesday. The ten-mile ride paid tribute to those who were killed or seriously injured while cycling on local roads. The ride encouraged motorists and cycli...
08:17, 05/16/2019

2019 Hero Pleasure Plus 110 First Ride Review It's light, nimble, easy to handle, and it's one of the most affordable scooters in its segment. We spend some time with the new Hero Pleasure Plus, the newest 110 cc scooter from Hero MotoCorp....
20:51, 05/15/2019

Cardinals vs. Cubs: Ride the red-hot Jose Quintana With El Chapo doing life and his brother El Guano in hiding, El Stitcho would like to wish one and all a happy Cinco de Mayo! … Home is where the heart isn’t. Barclay’s Center is quiet after the Nets and “home sick” Islanders failed to win a si...
22:00, 05/05/2019

Hero Maestro Edge 125 First Ride Review The new Hero Maestro Edge 125 is the sportier, or rather, edgier offering from the Indian two-wheeler maker and intends to cater to a younger and more vibrant customer base. Does it hold to the......
20:51, 05/15/2019

Disney (DIS): How to Catch and Ride Price Breakouts Disney (NYSE: DIS) has likely finished a contracting triangle Elliott wave pattern recently -- and prices should break out, higher or lower (subscribers know which it is). In this free 12-minute video, our long-time Trader's Classroom editor, Jeffrey...
20:00, 05/02/2019

Cat accidentally hitches ride from Utah to Florida A pet cat from Utah went on a real-life “Incredible Journey.” An animal rescue group in Marianna, Fla., posted a picture of the lost feline on its Facebook page, along with the animal’s incredible story. According to the post, the cat acc...
22:17, 05/07/2019

The U.S. Women’s World Cup roster in three words: Ride or die Coach Jill Ellis, in naming the 23 players who will defend the team's world title next month in France, made clear she believes experience and trust are the pathway to the trophy....
00:34, 05/03/2019

First ride: Mercedes-Benz GLB 2019 prototype New seven-seat compact SUV will go on sale this year priced from around £30,000 The baby G: that’s how Mercedes-Benz describes its latest model, the GLB. The reference to the G-Class suggests the new SUV model has, in some way, a direct link with th...
00:34, 05/09/2019

Hero XPulse 200T First Ride Review While the Hero XPulse 200 ADV has an off-road bent of mind, the XPulse 200T is more suited for riding in the city and possibly go touring as well. Between the two, along with a few changes, there are......
17:51, 05/02/2019

Brompton seeks new chair for expansion ride Britain’s biggest folding bicycle-maker is hunting a heavyweight chairman to take the saddle as it seeks to double in size during the next five years....
15:00, 05/13/2019

Raiders' Mayock: 'We're ready to ride' with Carr Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock doubled down on Derek Carr as the team's franchise quarterback after not selecting a signal-caller during the 2019 NFL Draft....
02:00, 04/30/2019

Uber's first investors open up about their wild ride Mike Walsh was busy trying to manage his doomed software company in 2009 when he agreed to take a 15 minute meeting with a little-known figure in the tech industry named Ryan Graves....
18:17, 05/10/2019

Why China’s Wild Stock Swings May Get Easier to Ride China’s $7.6 trillion stock market is the world’s second largest but is far from the most sophisticated. Global investors have long clamored for improvements in one area in particular: the ability to hedge their investments. As index compilers begin ...
20:34, 04/28/2019

Country risk: Argentina is on a bumpy ride to better fortunes The borrower should be benefiting from the pause in US monetary policy tightening, but it hasn’t turned out that way as economic decline takes time to correct....
06:34, 04/29/2019

Hero Xtreme 200S Track Ride Review Along with the Hero XPulse 200 and the XPulse 200T, Hero MotoCorp also launched the Xtreme 200S, which is essentially an Xtreme 200R with a fairing. We had an opportunity to ride it briefly at Buddh......
23:00, 05/03/2019

Nuggets ride home court to Game 7 win vs. Spurs With the Pepsi Center crowd roaring, the Nuggets nearly blew a 17-point lead but hung on to beat the Spurs 90-86 in Game 7 and advance to the second round against Portland....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Japan's New Emperor Picks His Ride---an Old-School Toyota Crown Prince Naruhito will get more than a new title when he ascends the Japanese throne on May 1. He will also get a new set of wheels—an exclusive, superluxury, handmade Toyota....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Ride of Silence to honor cyclists killed on the road Bicycle traffic signal, green light, road bike, free bike zone or area, bike sharing / Getty Images TUCSON – Hundreds of silent cyclists are expected to gather Wednesday night to honor and mourn those who were killed by motorists on the road. Partici...
19:34, 05/15/2019

This Patent Sketch of the Dyson Car Has Three Rows and a Lot of Ride Height Dyson, the design-heavy upmarket appliance brand best known for its high-performance vacuums, has been working on an electric car concept (actually a few cars) for some time. This week, patent drawings came out that reveal some ideas the company’s ki...
06:17, 05/09/2019

U.S. Ride Share Drivers Will Strike On May 8th Ahead of Uber IPO Uber and Lyft drivers in major U.S. cities have united to strike during peak hours on Wednesday May 8th for two hours from 7AM to 9AM local time, according to a report from Autoblog. Cities which may see rush hour even more rush-y include New York, S...
20:00, 05/04/2019

Ride-hailing firm Uber steps on the gas as IPO looms Ride-hailing service Uber is going public on Friday, and it's been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchange. But the company's high losses have many questioning the move....
15:00, 05/09/2019

NASA To Get A Free Ride To The Moon On India's Chandrayaan-2 NASA will get a free ride to the Moon on-board India's second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 that is expected to lift off in July. India has accommodated an instrument from American space agency NASA and......
20:17, 05/15/2019

For Texas Tech Fans, N.C.A.A. Men’s Final Is Emotional Ride After the Red Raiders lost to Virginia, many who had shared the ride were looking ahead. “We’re going to get it done by the time I graduate,” one freshman said....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Russia's Yandex says it's learning lessons from Lyft for its own ride-hailing IPO Russian tech giant Yandex is still planning an initial public offering for its ride-hailing business, and it's not been deterred by Lyft's struggling stock, according to a top exec....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Ride-hailing drivers in New York to strike ahead of Uber IPO Uber Technologies Inc's drivers in New York will go on strike next week shortly before the ride-hailing company goes public to protest what they view as unfair employment conditions, a taxi union said on Friday....
23:17, 05/03/2019

French ride-hailing app Kapten to launch in London, take on Uber French ride-hailing app Kapten, formerly called "Chauffeur Prive", has won approval from Transport for London to launch its services in the British capital and take on the likes of Uber as well as the city's historic black cabs....
14:17, 05/16/2019

Pope gives migrant kids a ride in his popemobile in Vatican City Pope Francis gave a joyride in his popemobile to eight migrant children who recently arrived in Italy from Libya, as he clashes with Italy’s hard-line government on immigration....
20:00, 05/16/2019

A deer leaped into the ocean, and tried to ride waves. Then, surfers had to rescue it A deer leaped into the ocean at a New Jersey beach and swam nearly 25 yards from shore. A video shows the epic rescue.        ...
14:51, 05/09/2019

Ride-hailing drivers expose financial unrest before Uber IPO NEW YORK (AP) — As Uber prepares for its stock market debut Friday, its long-term success or failure will largely depend on the nearly 4 million drivers who serve as the backbone of the company’s network. The ride-hailing company will need to c...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Ride-hailing firm Uber sees rocky start in IPO Ride-hailing service Uber went public on Friday, and the event had been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchange. The shares did not start the day well....
21:17, 05/10/2019

This map shows how SoftBank dominates the global ride-sharing industry Softbank is Uber's biggest shareholder, and has spent over $20 billion to collected stakes in the biggest ridesharing players around the world from India's Ola to Singapore's Grab to China's Didi Chuxing....
17:34, 05/09/2019

Cart ride ends: John Daly will miss the cut at PGA Championship John Daly's ride at the PGA Championship is officially over. The event's 1991 champion shot a 6-over 76 on Friday to cap an 11-over total.        ...
22:17, 05/17/2019

Watch: Sea lion found on highway takes a ride in police car A wayward sea lion spotted on the highway near San Francisco International Airport voluntarily hopped into the back of a police cruiser, the California Highway Patrol said....
03:34, 05/02/2019

Lyft results underscore importance to Uber of life beyond ride-hailing Investor disappointment at Lyft Inc's growth outlook underscores the pressure for rival Uber Technologies Inc to show potential backers of its initial public offering that it can expand services such as food delivery even as its core ride-hailing sl...
14:17, 05/08/2019

'Veep' cast bids farewell after series finale: 'This has been the ride of a lifetime' The stars of HBO's "Veep," including Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Tony Hale, bid farewell to the series on social media following the airing of its final episode....
16:34, 05/13/2019

Watch: Universal Orlando gives first look at Hagrid from new 'Harry Potter' thrill ride Universal Orlando Resort has released the first footage of its Hagrid animated figure that will be a part of the theme park's new Wizarding World of Harry Potter thrill ride....
12:51, 05/08/2019

Triple Crown winner Mike Smith gets Kentucky Derby ride LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Triple Crown-winning jockey Mike Smith will ride in the Kentucky Derby after all. He picked up the mount on 30-1 shot Cutting Humor, trained by Todd Pletcher, race officials said Friday. The 53-year-old rider had been on the ea...
19:17, 05/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Ride-hailing drivers in New York to strike ahead of Uber IPO Uber Technologies Inc's drivers in New York will go on strike next week shortly before the ride-hailing company goes public to protest what they view as unfair employment conditions, a taxi union said on Friday....
04:17, 05/04/2019

Republican Leaders Are ‘Ride or Die’ With President Trump on ‘Saturday Night Live’ There’s literally nothing the President could do to lose the support of of the GOP in Congress, at least according to this week’s Saturday Night Live cold open. The sketch, which aired Saturday night, took the form of an episode of MSNBC&...
20:00, 05/12/2019

Golf: Faldo not thrilled Daly will be allowed to ride cart at PGA Championship Six-times major champion Nick Faldo questioned the decision to grant John Daly special dispensation to ride a cart at next week's PGA Championship in New York because the American suffers from arthritis in his right knee....
01:00, 05/09/2019

REFILE-Ride-hailing drivers in New York to strike ahead of Uber IPO Uber Technologies Inc's drivers in New York will go on strike next week shortly before the ride-hailing company goes public to protest what they view as unfair employment conditions, a taxi union said on Friday....
04:17, 05/04/2019

Even Robot Drivers Won't Make Ride-Hailing Cheaper Than Owning a Car: Study Robots and the future of ride-hailing, Tesla’s plans for expenses and cost cutting, potential spikes in gas prices on U.S. coasts, emissions wars, and more Nissan-Renault drama. All of this and more in The Morning Shift for Friday, May 17, 2019....
19:34, 05/17/2019

Harley-Davidson Offers Students An Opportunity To Ride For College Credit If you’re a student at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, you have the option of taking an elective course with the objective of learning to ride a motorcycle, specifically a Harley-Davidson Street 500. This class would have had way more practica...
20:00, 05/04/2019

RHONY Star Luann de Lesseps Will Ride her Cabaret High Horse All the Way Thank You Very Much Oh Countess Luann, please never change. The Real Housewives of New York star sat down with E! News to talk a bit about the current fights and disagreements and "a lot of emotions and......
06:17, 05/09/2019

Fortnite Season 9 Week 1 Challenges revealed: Visit all Sky Platforms, Ride the Slipstream Epic has revealed the first set of Challenges for Week 1 of Season 9 of Fortnite - it's an impressive list that makes use of all the new mechanics. Here's what you need to know....
12:00, 05/09/2019

Ride along on Yukon Striker, the tallest, fastest and longest dive coaster in the world Yukon Striker, the new dive coaster at Canada's Wonderland, takes the element of anticipation to an absurd extreme.        ...
01:17, 05/14/2019

Lyft sees 'peak losses' this year, says ride hailing has path to profit Ride services company Lyft Inc forecast that its losses would peak this year as it controlled expenses and got more revenue from each customer, posting a $1.1 billion quarterly loss on Tuesday, days ahead of rival Uber's IPO....
04:00, 05/08/2019

Ride-hailing firm Uber sees rocky start in stock launch Ride-hailing service Uber went public on Friday, and the event had been billed as one of the largest IPOs in the history of the New York Stock Exchange. The shares did not start the day well....
02:34, 05/11/2019

Commuters urged to support Uber, Lyft strike by not using ride-sharing apps As drivers of Uber and Lyft protest Wednesday, users on social media are urging customers to stop using the ride-sharing apps in solidarity.        ...
15:34, 05/08/2019

Delaware accused of raping woman after posing as ride-share driver, police say Roberto Rodriguez, 41, of Newark.has been arrested in the rape of a 21-year-old woman by knifepoint near University of Delaware.        ...
08:17, 05/06/2019

Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled is a ridiculously fun ride down memory lane Crash Team Racing first sped onto the PlayStation in 1999, giving Crash Bandicoot fans the chance to experience the zaniness of Naughty Dog’s characters on the racetrack. Now 20 years later, and following the success of the Crash Bandicoot N.S...
21:17, 05/16/2019

Global tightening cycle over, slower ride for growth ahead: Reuters Poll Major central banks are done tightening policy, according to a majority of economists polled by Reuters, with the growth outlook wilting across developed and emerging economies along with scant prospects for a surge in inflation....
15:34, 04/29/2019

Delaware man accused of raping woman after posing as ride-share driver, police say Roberto Rodriguez, 41, of Newark.has been arrested in the rape of a 21-year-old woman by knifepoint near University of Delaware.        ...
14:34, 05/06/2019

Dolomites Bike Day: ‘Europe’s biggest traffic-free cycle ride’ | Martin Love Twisting roads, mountain scenery, great atmosphere – and not a car in sight. This is the best time of year to see the Dolomites by bikeDolomites Bike DayWhen 16 June, 9am to 3pmWhere Alta Badia, ItalyPrice Free, open to allDetails dolomitesbikeday.it...
10:00, 05/19/2019

UPDATE 5-Lyft sees 'peak losses' this year, says ride hailing has path to profit Ride services company Lyft Inc forecast that its losses would peak this year as it controlled expenses and got more revenue from each customer, posting a $1.1 billion quarterly loss on Tuesday, days ahead of rival Uber's IPO....
04:00, 05/08/2019

Suspect at center of NYPD cop’s death proclaims innocence, asks judge for a ‘ride home’ A career criminal who’s accused of causing the friendly fire death of an NYPD cop — by robbing a cellphone store with a fake gun — stunned a packed courtroom on Wednesday when he asked the judge for a “ride home.” ”I had nothing to do with any of the...
02:17, 05/16/2019

Liverpool ride their luck but game of fine margins remains wide open | Louise Taylor Rafa Benítez stood in the way of Jürgen Klopp’s title challengers but fate had other plans on a topsy-turvy night at St James’ ParkLunchtime was fast approaching when Liverpool’s morning charter flight taxied towards the private terminal adjacent to ...
12:17, 05/05/2019

No One Else Wants This: Dad Is Facing Backlash After Making The Executive Decision That The Family Will Ride Out The 45-Minute Wait For A Table At TGI Fridays Everyone knows that Dad is a man of unwavering resolve, and right now, it’s putting him at odds with the rest of the family in a big way: Dad is facing backlash after making the executive decision that the family will ride out the full 45-minute wait...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Fake ride-share driver arrested in rape of woman near University of Delaware campus, police say A man who claimed to be a ride-share driver was arrested Saturday after he raped a woman at knifepoint near the campus of the University of Delaware, according to police....
20:34, 05/05/2019

Lyft forecasts 2019 peak year for losses, sees path to profit with ride sharing Lyft Inc on Tuesday forecast that 2019 would be the peak year for losses after the ride service company lost $1.1 billion in its first quarter, just days ahead of rival Uber's IPO....
00:17, 05/08/2019

Can an electric Porsche win over loyalists? Executives are adamant that the Taycan, the brand's first full-electric vehicle and the vanguard of a broader push into EVs, will be as much a Porsche as everything that came before it....
17:17, 05/03/2019

Here Come Electric Highways (Eventually) Hybrid trucks in Germany can now charge as they drive down a six-mile stretch of the autobahn near Frankfurt, thanks to the country’s first installation of Siemens’ “eHighway,” Bloomberg reports....
17:34, 05/13/2019

The Mercedes all-electric EQC is luxury first, EV second The interior of the EQC is quiet. Well, it would be if the rain would let up. But the whir of electric motors has all but been eliminated from the cabin. Mercedes actually created subframes to detach the powerplants from the main body of the car. The...
03:00, 05/15/2019

VW is creating an electric future. This is what it looks like At the Paris Motor Show in 2016, Volkswagen unveiled a concept car called the ID, a small electric-powered hatchback with big white wheels, all white body panels and a glowing VW logo on its nose. It looked clean, bright and futuristic....
13:34, 05/01/2019

Top 10 Best Electric Cars 2019 We run down the very best affordable electric city cars, superminis and famliy hatchbacks on sale in Britain today Electric cars are more popular today than they have ever been. And why wouldn’t they be? An electric vehicle (EV) lets you travel in s...
14:00, 05/13/2019

Back-seat passengers in Uber, Lyft, ride-hailing vehicles face germs, safety risks Rising awareness about the dangers of sitting in the back seat could give you pause the next time your Uber or Lyft rolls up to the curb.        ...
19:00, 05/10/2019

Uber prices long-awaited IPO at $45 per share, valuing world’s largest ride-hailing company at $82 billion SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Uber prices long-awaited IPO at $45 per share, valuing world’s largest ride-hailing company at $82 billion....
23:51, 05/09/2019

Enough with the 'Actually, Electric Cars Pollute More' Bullshit Already I know, I know, dunking on the Wall Street Journal editorial board is a bit like smacking your four-year-old nephew’s would-be jumper out of the air before it even leaves his hands. But in an Op-Ed last week it peddled the tired and disingenuous noti...
21:34, 04/29/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: 10,000 pre-orders for all-electric hatch News 9 May, 2019 Volkswagen nets more than 10,000 pre-bookings for the all-electric ID.3, just 24 hours after the limited edition model's reveal...
19:00, 05/09/2019

MG ZS EV electric SUV to make UK debut this month Battery-powered version of MG's small SUV will be on display at the London motor show from 16-19 May MG's first ever electric car, the ZS EV, will be on display for the first time in the UK this month ahead of sales beginning in September. The brand...
21:17, 05/09/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: 10,000 pre-orders for electric hatch VW receives more than 10,000 pre-orders in 24 hours for limited-edition sub-£34,000 launch version of EV Volkswagen says the pre-orders for the launch edition of its ID 3 electric hatchback have "significantly" exceeded expectations – with more than...
21:17, 05/09/2019

James Dyson: why we’re building an electric car James Dyson first came up with the idea of an electric car in the '90s Britain’s best-known inventor speaks to Autocar about the thinking behind his firm’s electric car project Sir James Dyson came up with his electric car idea in the 1990s, whil...
21:17, 05/09/2019

Volkswagen's sub-£18,000 electric car set for Frankfurt reveal The affordable electric crossover will sit alongside models like the Crozz An electric 'people's car' concept is touted for Frankfurt motor show in September alongside the ID 3 hatch Volkswagen is set to unveil the concept version of its entry-lev...
16:17, 05/08/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: 15,000 pre-orders for all-electric hatch News 14 May, 2019 More than 15,000 pre-bookings have been taken for the all-electric Volkswagen ID.3, just one week after the limited edition model's reveal...
14:35, 05/14/2019

Analysis: Just how green are electric vehicles? EVs are greener than petrol cars – ‘after driving 435k miles’ CO2-intensive battery production means emissions-free travel remains a mirage The legislative push towards battery-powered electric vehicles has taken hold across most of the world. Ind...
02:34, 05/10/2019

The Mack Electric LR Is The Future Of Trash Americans consume at a massive rate and produce a lot of garbage as a result. Much of that trash is transported to a landfill to be piled up somewhere, and once it’s out of sight it’s out of mind. We don’t spend much time thinking about trash collect...
16:17, 05/12/2019

Electric dreams? What you need to know about Tesla's Model 3 The electric car will be available in the UK soon. We look at costs and how it compares with rivalsLaunched with the intention of being Tesla’s first mass-market electric car, the new Model 3 is smaller and simpler than the other vehicles in the Cali...
17:00, 05/18/2019

Dyson's electric-car plans shown in patents Dyson's electric car may have a long wheelbase, an interior cabin with reclining seats and an aerodynamic design, according to patents awarded to the company....
14:34, 05/09/2019

GM Confirms It's Making an Electric Pickup Truck Pickup trucks are the blood that runs through Detroit automakers veins, and it’s nearly impossible to see a future without them. With Ford and Rivian recently making all this noise about preparing to introduce electric trucks in the near future, Gene...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Nissan Leaf electric car price increased in UK Increase of nearly £2000 is a reaction to shifts in market demand and inflation; 62kWh e+ model put into full production Nissan has raised the price of its Leaf electric hatchback in the UK by nearly 7%. The Volkswagen e-Golf rival is now available ...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: pre-orders for electric hatch reach 15,000 VW has received orders for more than half of limited-edition launch version of sub-£34,000 EV Volkswagen says it has received pre-orders for more than half of the launch edition versions of its ID 3 electric hatchback. Customers in 29 European count...
15:00, 05/14/2019

A Stagnant General Electric Will Replace the C.E.O. Who Transformed It The industrial giant, whose jet engines propel air travelers and whose generators light millions of households, declared that it would be installing its first new leader in 16 years....
20:17, 04/28/2019

Mack's new electric truck hauls trash By John Beltz Snyder There's nothing quite like being woken up at the crack of dawn by a giant, slow moving truck that — while it may take your trash and recycling from your curb — leaves behind a big plume of exhaust smoke. Thankfu...
15:34, 05/11/2019

All-electric VW ID estate on the cards for future launch Volkswagen is prioritising electric hatchbacks and crossovers in its ID family, but a load-lugging variant is being considered An estate variant of the Volkswagen battery electric ID family is one of the models under consideration for the second wav...
05:34, 05/15/2019

Germany tests its first 'electric highway' for trucks Germany is joining the ranks of those countries betting on "electric highways" to foster eco-friendly trucking. The country has started real-world tests of an eHighway system on a 3.1-mile stretch of the Autobahn between Frankfurt and Darmstadt, wit...
13:34, 05/12/2019

Save $28 On Our Favorite Electric Beard Trimmer The Philips OneBlade is the shaver of choice for most of the men on our staff, and one of the most popular products we’ve ever listed. But whether you already love yours or are curious to try it out, Amazon’s running a great deal on the upgraded Pro ...
14:34, 05/02/2019

RAC launches ‘journey-saving’ electric car charger News 30 Apr, 2019 The RAC has developed a lightweight mobile EV charger, designed to provide stranded electric motorists with a boost to the nearest charger...
14:34, 05/02/2019

Honda Efficiently Names Its New Electric Car with Just One Letter We’ve been covering Honda’s charming little battery-electric city car since they first showed it in 2017, and even if we’re saddened there are no plans to bring it to America, it’s exciting to know that the production version is actually happening, a...
21:51, 05/08/2019

Study: More electric cars could help us breathe easier Electric vehicles have a small but fast-growing share of the car market. This switch from the gas-powered internal combustion engine to battery-powered electric propulsion is expected to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. But how will it affect other e...
13:17, 05/05/2019

Volkswagen ID 3: pre-orders begin for electric hatch A Volkswagen image of the ID 3, with colours edited by Autocar to better show the car's shape Limited-edition launch version of first production car on MEB platform to have 261-mile range and cost less than £34,000 Volkswagen has opened registrati...
16:17, 05/08/2019

Volkswagen ID: new images of electric hatch leak Volkswagen ID hatch Volkswagen will introduce its first purpose-built electric car early next year; prototypes show design is closely linked to the concept Fresh images of the all-electric Volkswagen ID hatch, showing the car in a bold camouflage ...
22:34, 05/07/2019

At $5,495, Would You Give This 2011 Think City Electric Some Serious Thought? The best place for a small electric car is in the city, and with a reasonable day range and put-it-in-your pocket parkability, today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Think is about as City as they come. Let’s see if its price however, has you avoiding it ...
16:17, 05/06/2019

Ratan Tata Invests in Ola Electric Mobility Ola Electric Mobility Pvt Ltd raised a sum of Rs. 400 crores led by several of Ola's early investors, Tiger Global and Matrix India and others, as part of its first round of investment....
13:51, 05/06/2019

VW reveals name, pricing of electric hatchback in Europe Volkswagen revealed the name, pricing and driving ranges for its first mass-market EV, which will be called the ID3. The Golf-sized hatchback is part of VW Group's 30 billion-euro ($34 billion) strategy to topple Tesla as the electric-car leader....
18:51, 05/08/2019

Dyson electric car: patents hint at new EV's design News 16 May, 2019 Patents suggest the new Dyson electric car could arrive as a seven-seat crossover, and our exclusive image previews how it could look...
11:51, 05/16/2019

'Tesla needs to cement its place as THE electric car maker' Opinion 8 May, 2019 Tesla needs to prove that it is the definitive electric car maker and stay ahead of its mainstream rivals, says John McIlroy...
17:51, 05/08/2019

Mercedes launches EQC electric crossover output The compact crossover, the first of a fleet of 10 EVs Mercedes plans to launch by 2025, is expected to arrive at U.S. dealerships in the first quarter of 2020, according to forecaster LMC Automotive....
19:00, 05/06/2019

Honda e confirmed as name for maker's electric city car Honda’s e prototype is taller than a Mini, shorter than a Jazz Honda four-seat car, previewed by early Urban EV concept, to command added-value appeal, like an Apple product Honda has confirmed that its upcoming electric city car wlll be called th...
16:17, 05/08/2019

VW starts taking deposits for its ID.3 electric hatchback VW is finally ready to take €1,000 deposits for the production version of its I.D. electric hatchback in 29 European countries. Now called the ID.3, the finished car (which won't come with the colorful camouflage above) is initially availab...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Forget A to B, electric cars can now get you from London to Paris In the past, when people thought about electric cars they probably envisaged being stranded at the side of the road, an empty battery and not a charging point in sight....
00:17, 05/09/2019

New Volkswagen ID: new images of electric hatch leak Volkswagen will introduce its first purpose-built electric car early next year; prototypes show design is closely linked to the concept Fresh images of the all-electric Volkswagen ID hatch, showing the car in a bold camouflage livery, have leaked on...
13:00, 05/07/2019

MG ZS EV: electric SUV lands in UK at London motor show Kia Soul EV rival to go on sale in September, and brand boss promises "value for money" MG's first fully electric model, the ZS EV, has made its UK public debut at the 2019 London motor show.  On display for interested punters to examine until 19 Ma...
23:17, 05/16/2019

Cobalt for 500,000 electric cars could be harvested from the oceans Enough cobalt for hundreds of thousands of electric car batteries could be collected by dangling plastic balls from disused oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico...
14:51, 05/03/2019

Asia In Charge Of Electric Car Battery Production Europe is looking catch up with the Asian Markets, with France and Germany saying on Thursday they would form an alliance to develop next-generation batteries in a bid to counteract Asia's dominance....
17:34, 05/03/2019

Germany is opening its first electric highway for trucks Trucks are guzzling ever more diesel, polluting towns and cities and fueling climate change. Germany thinks it may have found the answer by using overhead lines to power big rigs....
17:51, 05/07/2019

Tesla Posts Big Quarterly Loss as Its Electric-Car Sales Lag The $702 million loss exceeded expectations, but the company reaffirmed its guidance on the year’s deliveries. It said it was open to raising capital....
19:00, 04/28/2019

General Electric agrees to pay $1.5 billion civil penalty CNBC's Dom Chu reports on the settlement reached between General Electric and the Department of Justice. General Electric agreed to pay a $1.5 billion penalty for allegations related to subprime lending unit...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Rivian designed a camp stove add-on for its electric truck Rivian has shown off its upcoming electric truck at the Overland Expo West, and it certainly looks different -- and a lot more extra -- from the previous times we've seen it. The automaker has debuted a camp kitchen for the R1T, and it's ev...
03:34, 05/19/2019

Hyundai and Rimac team-up for new 2020 electric sports car News 14 May, 2019 Hyundai Group invests £70m in Croatian electric sports car firm with view to developing fully-electric and fuel cell sports cars by 2020...
14:35, 05/14/2019

You'll Have No Excuse to Not Brush Your Teeth 2x a Day With This Oral-B Electric Toothbrush Look, we’re not here to judge you if you haven’t been brushing your teeth twice a day. If you need to step up your dental hygiene habits, an electric toothbrush is the way to go. The Oral-B Pro 1000 Power Electric Toothbrush will do all of the hard w...
21:17, 05/15/2019

Illinois proposes $1K annual registration fee for electric cars Owners of all-electric vehicles in Illinois may get a huge shock to the wallet — thanks to a proposed $1,000 annual registration fee. The proposed hike is more than 57 times the current yearly fee of $17.50 for electric vehicle owners in the state. I...
04:00, 05/11/2019

The Morning After: Germany starts testing its 'electric highway' Hey, good morning! We're back. SpaceX's internet satellites are ready for launch, Germany starts testing its electric highway and the best coding kits for little ones. Phew. Let's get this week started....
16:51, 05/13/2019

Skoda electric models to stand out with unique lightstrip Production version of Skoda’s Vision iV arrives next year Company boss Bernhard Maier gives Autocar an insight into Skoda's plans for an electrified line-up Skoda’s forthcoming range of electric vehicles will retain a front grille but be distingui...
16:17, 05/08/2019

Piech announces plans for upcoming all-electric four-seater GT-4 and GT-X SUV News 9 May, 2019 Swiss start-up brand Piech has released some early design sketches and performance specifications for its upcoming all-electric models...
14:34, 05/09/2019

Electric car incentives in Canada — what to know about the rebate that includes Tesla 3 When the Liberals released the 2019 federal budget, it included an incentive program for drivers to switch to an electric car. Here's what you need to know....
21:34, 05/01/2019

Hyundai, Kia buy stake in electric supercar company Rimac Hyundai and sister company Kia have bought a stake in the Croatian electric supercar maker Rimac, whose EV technology has already attracted investment from Porsche....
14:17, 05/15/2019

VW adds electric-car plants in China that will overtake Tesla Volkswagen is building two plants in China to produce 600,000 vehicles on its MEB battery-car platform in a level of scale that will likely leave Tesla trailing behind....
14:17, 05/15/2019

This Camaro Became Formula Drift's Groundbreaking First Electric Car After Getting Hit by a Train “This technology is completely untapped,” Joe Napoleon said of the eerily quiet all-electric but blindingly quick Chevrolet Camaro EL1. “Everybody talks about it. Nobody does shit about it. We’re going to go debunk all the myths.”...
20:17, 05/03/2019

No electric Range Rover Evoque planned, PHEV instead Firm believes plug-in hybrid powertrains are the way forward, and Evoque platform not ready for full-EV An electric Range Rover Evoque won’t arrive to the line-up before 2025, as the brand focuses its efforts on hybrid technology in the mid-term. Ja...
02:51, 05/07/2019

Government increases investment in UK electric battery centre A further £28 million will be invested in UK Battery Industralisation Centre near Coventry, as a step towards a British Gigafactory The Government will invest a further £28 million in the new UK Battery Industrialisation Centre, which will be tasked...
03:17, 05/16/2019

Why electric cars are a hot topic in Australia's forthcoming election Most parties in Australia's upcoming election want more electric cars, but providing enough charging points across such a vast country has proven difficult...
18:51, 04/28/2019

ChargePoint sounds alarm on electric vehicle charging standards A leading operator of charging stations has sounded the alarm on a proposed technical standard that it says could hamper mass adoption of electric vehicles by making it harder to charge them at home or at work....
20:00, 05/14/2019

Labour’s plans for cheap green energy are no more than electric dreams Proposals for renationalising gas and electricity are based on hopes of buying companies on the cheapLabour’s plans to renationalise water, energy and rail companies have widespread support and with good reason: these industries are failing to meet t...
11:34, 05/19/2019

Hyundai says electric sports car developed with Rimac will be 'game changer' Two models will result from Hyundai's $89 million investment in Rimac: a sports car for Hyundai's N performance subbrand and a fuel cell car, likely for Kia....
13:34, 05/17/2019

Tesla is hurting but electric and self-driving cars are still a good investment Tesla is having a brutal year. But the company's missed sales forecasts and weakening demand shouldn't scare investors away from the electric vehicle business....
03:51, 05/17/2019

Hyundai's Working With Rimac to Build a Mid-Motor Electric Supercar Hyundai is the latest automaker investing in Croatian electric supercar company Rimac in exchange for EV expertise, with the latter saying the plan is for it to help Hyundai develop a mid-motor electric sports car. Boy, has Hyundai come a long way....
18:00, 05/14/2019

Electric 'flying taxi' prototype unveiled by German start-up Lilium says electric jet-powered five-seater aircraft could be in service by 2025A new “flying taxi” has been unveiled by German start-up Lilium, which claims the vertical take-off craft could be the basis for an on-demand air service within six year...
06:51, 05/16/2019

Jaguar Land Rover hesitant to strike up electric car partnerships News 15 May, 2019 JLR boss suggests that going it alone over EVs is the firm’s preferred option, while other industry players seek partnerships...
16:00, 05/15/2019

New all-electric Skoda Citigo-e teased ahead of 2019 release News 17 May, 2019 The Skoda Citigo-e will debut in Bratislava on 23 May ahead of its launch later this year, and is set to offer a 186-mile range...
15:51, 05/17/2019

‘World first’ driverless electric truck makes deliveries in Sweden Resembling the helmet of a Star Wars stormtrooper, a driverless electric truck began daily freight deliveries on a public road in Sweden on Wednesday in what has been described as a world first....
01:00, 05/16/2019

Rivian debuts a pull-out kitchen for its electric pickup truck Sometimes you need scrambled eggs. And with that thought, today at the Overland Expo in Flagstaff, AZ, Rivian announced a major accessory for its electric pickup: A camp kitchen. The unit slides out from the Rivian R1T’s so-called gear tunnel t...
00:51, 05/18/2019

Hyundai and Rimac confirm 'midship' electric sports car for 2020 News 14 May, 2019 Hyundai group invests £70m in Croatian electric sports car firm with view to developing fully-electric and fuel cell sports cars by 2020...
13:00, 05/14/2019

Hyundai and Rimac team up to develop electric performance cars Rimac Hyundai and Kia invest £60 million in Croatian firm as part of a collaboration on electric and fuel cell machines The Hyundai Motor Group has invested €80 million (£60m) in Croatian electric hypercar firm Rimac, as part of a new technical pa...
12:51, 05/14/2019

Dyson patents reveal plans for electric car with off-road potential Innovative vehicle, which is being designed in England, is due to go on sale in 2021The first drafts of Dyson’s closely guarded electric car designs have emerged, showing a vehicle with unusual proportions that could be used off-road.The patent filin...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Charging electric unicycle sparks Greenwich Village fire It was one wheely bad fire. A two-alarm fire that broke out in a Greenwich Village building Wednesday was caused by an electric unicycle that was charging at the scene, officials revealed Thursday. The blaze broke out at 4:37 p.m on the fourth floor ...
22:51, 05/09/2019

Statkraft to expand electric vehicle charging in Germany and Britain Norwegian utility Statkraft plans to expand its electric vehicle charging business in Germany and Britain, its chief executive told Reuters on Thursday, and also expects to snap up some more power plants by the end of 2019....
15:34, 05/09/2019

UK moves closer to major battery plant for electric cars Report claims Britain is "well-placed" to supply materials for mass battery production The challenge to equip a new-generation of British-built electric cars with high-tech batteries also made in the UK has received a £4.8 billion boost from the che...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Fast Chargers For Electric Vehicles Installed At Parliament House Electric Vehicles have been on Government's agenda for long and all possible measures are being taken for its adoption. AC and DC fast chargers for electric vehicles have been installed at the......
18:17, 05/05/2019

Ferrari 'Leaning Toward' Keeping Electric Propulsion Tech In-House Ferrari Chairman and CEO Louis Camilleri addressed analysts this week in the company’s quarterly results conference call, confirming Ferrari’s plans to go forward with hybrid electric cars and stating that the company’s “leaning toward” making key EV...
10:00, 05/10/2019

Dyson electric car: new patents show mould-breaking design Newly revealed details provide insight into Dyson's unique take on the EV Sir James Dyson’s eagerly anticipated electric car is likely to be a long, sleek crossover-style premium saloon that occupies roughly the same road space as a Range Rover but ...
00:34, 05/09/2019

G.M. Says It Will Sell Lordstown Factory to Workhorse, a Maker of Electric Vehicles General Motors, which stopped production at the plant recently, confirmed a statement by President Trump that it was selling the factory and investing elsewhere in Ohio....
19:17, 05/08/2019

Trump says GM will sell Lordstown plant to electric truck maker President Donald Trump, tweeting that he "just spoke" to General Motors CEO Mary Barra, said the automaker will sell its Lordstown plant in Ohio to a little known electric truck maker called Workhorse. The president said the deal would be "subject to...
18:51, 05/08/2019

US legislation aims to thwart China's electric vehicle dominance Senator Lisa Murkowski will introduce legislation to streamline regulation and permitting requirements for the development of electric-vehicle supply chain minerals, part of a plan to offset China's dominance in the space....
18:34, 05/02/2019

Illinois residents could be charged $1,000 a year to own an electric vehicle under new legislation Electric car owners in Illinois could take a large hit to their bank accounts after lawmakers proposed an extreme hike in registration fees for electronic vehicles in the state. ...
20:34, 05/11/2019

UK climate panel sets big goals: less meat, drive electric An independent committee that advises Britain on climate change says the country should target net-zero emissions of greenhouse gases by 2050, rapidly adopting policies to change everything from how people heat their homes to what they eat....
06:17, 05/02/2019

Hyundai Kona Electric gets new charging and interior tech for 2019 News 10 May, 2019 Updated specification for all-electric Hyundai Kona crossover includes infotainment changes and a new on-board charging cable...
14:34, 05/10/2019

GM plans to sell Lordstown plant to electric truck maker President Donald Trump broke the news in a tweet saying the automaker will sell its Lordstown plant in Ohio to a little known electric truck maker called Workhorse. GM confirmed the discussions, with CEO Mary Barra calling it a potential "win-win for...
19:17, 05/08/2019

Ola Aims To Deploy 10,000 Electric Two And Three-Wheelers In India By March 2020 India's Ride-hailing service provider Ola is reportedly betting big on two and three-wheelers for its electric mobility drive. In fact, the company is expected on deploying 10,000 electric vehicles......
16:17, 05/13/2019

'Days Gone' is a thrilling and scary ride through the post-apocalypse In development for three years, 'Days Gone,' the new Playstation 4 video game, was released Friday. It's a thrilling tale of survival.        ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Toyota and Honda Are Cutting Costs Racing to Catch Up on Electric Cars Merely getting to the future will be painful, Trump tariffs mean jobs could be moved to Mexico, and unions could save some GM jobs. This is the Morning Shift for May 8, 2019....
18:17, 05/08/2019

Audi, Volvo and Aston Martin are all expected to reveal electric cars Over half a million people will descend on the Geneva Motor Show this week to glimpse their future car, which increasingly looks likely to be electric...
19:00, 04/28/2019

BP Chargemaster’s 150kW network to allow 30min electric car charging at 50 sites this year News 8 May, 2019 UK’s largest EV charger supplier confirms it will install network of superfast 150kW chargers at BP forecourts; 100 fitted by end of year...
17:51, 05/08/2019

Tesla expects global shortage of electric vehicle battery minerals Tesla expects global shortages of nickel, copper and other electric-vehicle battery minerals in the near future due to underinvestment in the mining sector....
20:17, 05/02/2019

China electric car firm Faraday Future says obtains $225 mln in bridge financing Chinese electric vehicle developer Faraday Future said on Tuesday that it had obtained up to $225 million in bridge financing from a U.S. merchant bank to allow it to complete the development of its flagship FF91 model....
09:00, 04/30/2019

Citroen's 19_19 Concept Is An Aviation Inspired Electric Vehicle With A Range Of 800 km As for power, Citroen says the dual motors generate 340 kilowatts of power which is over 450 horses and there's 800 Nm of torque on offer. 0-100 kmph is done in 5 seconds flat while the top speed is......
11:17, 05/14/2019

Electric SUV racing series Extreme E abandons secret winner plan The Extreme E electric off-road SUV championship has abandoned plans to keep its title winner a secret for months after the action concludes and will now produce live TV coverage...
19:00, 05/03/2019

Driverless electric truck starts deliveries on Swedish public road Resembling the helmet of a Star Wars stormtrooper, a driverless electric truck began daily freight deliveries on a public road in Sweden on Wednesday, in what developer Einride and logistics customer DB Schenker described as a world first....
10:51, 05/15/2019

U.S. faces hurdles in push to build electric vehicle supply chain The United States faces stiff challenges as it moves to create its own electric vehicle supply chain, industry analysts say, with the extent of the country's metal reserves largely unknown and only a few facilities to process minerals and produce bat...
10:17, 05/14/2019

Exclusive: U.S. seeks to challenge China's electric-vehicle supply chain dominance A U.S. senator plans to introduce legislation on Thursday to streamline regulation and permitting requirements for the development of mines for lithium, graphite and other electric-vehicle supply chain minerals, part of a plan to offset China's domin...
00:17, 05/03/2019

U.S. Senate moves forward on plan to develop electric vehicle supply chain U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday moved closer to developing a national electric vehicle supply chain policy, with senators voicing bipartisan support for legislation designed to parry China's dominance in metals production and battery manufacturing....
23:17, 05/14/2019

Ferrari has an 'open invitation' to join electric motor racing, Formula E chief says The Italian luxury car brand is set to unleash its debut range of hybrid supercar models by the end of 2019, prompting speculation that it might decide to showcase its electric technology on the race track....
13:00, 05/09/2019

VW's $2 billion penalty for diesel scam, Electrify America, builds electric chargers across US Funded by $2 billion from Volkswagen's diesel emissions settlement, Electrify America wants to have hundreds of stations and nearly 2,000 chargers in place the end of this year....
19:00, 05/10/2019

Nature Is Incredible: Researchers Have Observed Chimpanzees Using An Electric Chair To Execute Each Other For Murder An exciting new discovery has once again proven just how capable and intelligent animals truly are: A group of scientists studying primates just observed chimpanzees using electric chairs to execute one another for murder....
20:51, 05/10/2019

Trump says GM will sell Lordstown, Ohio, plant to Workhorse for electric truck production President Donald Trump on Wednesday praised General Motors CEO Mary Barra after he says she informed him GM will sell its shuttered Lordstown, Ohio, manufacturing plant to auto manufacturer Workhorse....
19:17, 05/08/2019

Wheels: Tesla Got an Early Lead, but Luxury Electric Rivals Are Racing to Catch Up Several months ago, Jaguar introduced the I-Pace sport utility vehicle, and more rival electrics will soon be available from Audi, Mercedes, Porsche and Volvo....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Ford CEO reassures investors of EV plans as it pours money into electric F-150, Mustang-inspired car As millions of Americans begin to signal interest in electric vehicles, Ford Motor says innovating in the EV industry is one of the automaker's top priorities as it prepares to roll out 16 battery-electric vehicles by 2022....
23:34, 05/09/2019

Vacuum-maker Dyson releases patents for new electric vehicle line set to debut in 2021 The patent images, among other things, show what looks like a three-row crossover-utility vehicle that follows the latest industry approach to electric vehicle design, with its battery pack and motors mounted below the floorboards....
21:00, 05/11/2019

Exclusive: Tesla expects global shortage of electric vehicle battery minerals - sources Tesla Inc expects global shortages of nickel, copper and other electric-vehicle battery minerals in the near future due to underinvestment in the mining sector, the company's head of minerals procurement told an industry conference on Thursday, accor...
20:00, 05/02/2019

Pacific Gas & Electric power lines caused California's 'deadliest and most destructive wildfire': officials California authorities said Wednesday that power lines owned and operated by the Pacific Gas & Electric Corp. caused the most destructive wildfire – which killed 85 and destroyed an entire city -- in the state’s history....
02:00, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. Senate moves forward on plan to develop electric vehicle supply chain U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday moved closer to developing a national electric vehicle supply chain policy, with senators voicing bipartisan support for legislation designed to parry China's dominance in metals production and battery manufacturing....
19:51, 05/14/2019

Exclusive: Tesla expects global shortage of electric vehicle battery minerals -sources Tesla Inc expects global shortages of nickel, copper and other electric-vehicle battery minerals down the road due to underinvestment in the mining sector, the company's global supply manager for battery metals told an industry conference on Thursday...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Trump says GM will sell shuttered Lordstown, Ohio plant to electric truck maker Workhorse General Motors is poised to sell a northeast Ohio factory that it's closing to an electric pickup maker, President Trump said Wednesday on Twitter.        ...
01:51, 05/09/2019

Maserati Promises to Be a Bastion of Hope and Combustion Amid Future Wave of Electric Cars The only new Maserati model we know to be in the works at all is an upcoming hybrid version of the Alfieri concept from all the way back in 2014, but the brand now wants to get out ahead of itself and promise that its future isn’t only electric....
04:34, 05/08/2019

Hyundai Announces New Smart Mobility Plan India With Focus On Electric, Clean & Connected Cars Hyundai Motor made its way in India two decades ago and has been one of the most aggressively expanding manufacturers with the second largest market share. While the company has been largely known for......
19:17, 05/08/2019

War of Will trainer sounds off: Maximum Security's Derby ride was like 'a drunk driver' Mark Casse's War of Will was affected during interference in the 2019 Kentucky Derby, and he says Gary West was all wrong to blame his horse.        ...
00:51, 05/09/2019

Here's why transportation leaders including Daimler and Volkswagen are pouring billions into R&D for electric trucks (UPS, DMLRY, BUD, OTC, TSLA, FDX, VWAPY, PEP) This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. Trucking, which can be perceived as the lifeblood of global economies, has experienced healthy growth in recent years due in part...
16:34, 05/01/2019

BRIEF-Eczacibasi Yatirim Holding To Divest 15.9% Shares In Unit Kaynak Teknigi Sanayi To Lincoln Electric At Estimated Amount Of $11.3 Mln * SAID ON WEDNESDAY ECZACIBASI YATIRIM HOLDING AND ECZACIBASI HOLDING A.S. SIGN DEAL TO SELL 49.5% SHARES IN UNIT KAYNAK TEKNIGI SANAYI (33.7% FOR ECZACIBASI HOLDING A.S. AND 15.9% FOR ECZACIBASI YATIRIM HOLDING) TO LINCOLN ELECTRIC FRANCE...
10:51, 05/16/2019

Usain Bolt-backed firm reveals two-seat electric Bolt Nano The Bolt Nano is intended for inner city journeys from two to 15 miles, and uses swappable batteries A firm named Bolt, aptly backed by runner extraordinaire Usain Bolt, has revealed a two-seater electric car called the Bolt Nano designed for short, ...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Chinese electric car maker BYD's first-quarter profit up 632 percent, sees first-half profit up Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD Co Ltd, backed by U.S. investor Warren Buffett, reported on Sunday a 632 percent jump in its first-quarter net profit, buoyed by strong demand for its new energy vehicles....
18:34, 04/28/2019

A Lincoln exec explains why the automaker wasn't surprised by the success of its new Navigator SUV — and promises a fully electric Lincoln is in the works (F) Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Business Insider spoke to Lincoln president Joy Falotico about the brand's resurgence. She said Lincoln wasn't completely surprised by how successful its new Navigator SUV has been. She also said that electrified Linc...
22:34, 05/15/2019

Roborock S6 robot vacuum review: Faster, quieter, and more efficient than its predecessor The most reliable and best performing robot vacuum I have ever tested was the Roborock S5. That title now passes to its successor, the Roborock S6, that improves in a couple of key areas along with continued smartphone app updates....
16:51, 05/16/2019

‘I want to tilt the lens’ – Sinéad Burke's fight to make fashion more diverse She has accosted Anna Wintour, been hired by Vogue and has a custom Burberry wardrobe made especially for her small stature. Meet the woman who insists design should be for everyoneOne of the rumours that swirls around the disabled activist, advocate...
17:00, 05/16/2019

From Agatha Christie to Gillian Flynn: 50 great thrillers by women In response to a list of the 100 best crime novels that had only 28 female authors, Ann Cleeves, Val McDermid and Dreda Say Mitchell and other leading writers nominate some alternativesWhen the Sunday Times picked its 100 favourite crime and spy nove...
17:00, 05/16/2019

The Galaxy Note 10 could be sold in these six colors Samsung Galaxy Note 10 concept renderThe Galaxy Note 10 will arrive this summer packed full of flagship features and specs, and according to MySmartPrice, Samsung hopes to pair all of this with an extensive range of colors.Both old and new colors plu...
17:17, 05/16/2019

The Best Free Apps and Software You're Not Already Using There’s a wealth of free software and apps available to help you get the most out of your computer or smartphone (or both)—so much, in fact, that it’s hard to get around to trying most of them. That’s where this list comes in. It’s freshly curated to...
17:17, 05/16/2019

Sources: Wings trade Cambage to Aces The Dallas Wings have traded Liz Cambage to Las Vegas for Moriah Jefferson, Isabelle Harrison and the Aces' first two picks in 2020, according to ESPN and multiple reports....
17:34, 05/16/2019

'John Wick 3' goes to war, but runs out of ammunition The John Wick movies are essentially aimed at people who find the "Taken" franchise too intellectually demanding, dispensing with the pretense of a plot in order to get right into the action. "John Wick: Chapter 3 -- Parabellum" certainly follows tha...
17:34, 05/16/2019

Stocks, U.S. yields rise after strong economic data World stock markets and U.S. benchmark bond yields gained on Thursday following strong economic data as investors assessed the latest developments in global trade relations....
17:34, 05/16/2019

VOTE: Who's going to win 2019 French Open women's singles title? "Can Serena Williams win her first Grand Slam since her comeback at the 2019 French Open, or will Simona Halep defend her first major title from Roland Garros last year?"...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Opioids crisis has spread beyond United States: OECD Opioid use has reached crisis proportions not only in the United States but also in Canada and some European countries, as prescription opioid painkillers have become much more common, the OECD club of wealthy nations said on Thursday....
18:00, 05/16/2019

De Blasio under fire for using Gracie Mansion in 2020 announcement video Critics are raising ethical and legal concerns over Bill de Blasio’s use of Gracie Mansion to film his presidential announcement video. In making his 2020 run official on Thursday, de Blasio released a three-minute video featuring shots of him ...
18:00, 05/16/2019

North West 200: Irwin smashes lap record to seal Superbike pole Three-time North West 200 race winner Glen Irwin smashed the lap record to claim Superbike pole, beating Tuesday SBK pacesetter Dean Harrison by 0.206 seconds...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Traveling as a trans person: It's complicated Have you ever felt nervous while raising your arms above your head in the body scanner at the security checkpoint at the airport? Or felt a pang of anxiety as you took the first step out of the airport and into a new country where you don't know a so...
18:17, 05/16/2019

Men's big three and Osaka through to last 16 in Rome Former world number one Roger Federer marked his return to the Italian Open for the first time since 2016 with a 6-4 6-3 second round win over Joao Sousa on Thursday as top seed Novak Djokovic and holder Rafael Nadal also reached the last 16....
18:17, 05/16/2019

Shock poll: 16% would give Trump 2 extra years, 7% would let him stay if defeated Nearly 2 of 10 Americans believe President Trump should be given two extra years in office because his agenda was stalled by the Russia election probe, and another 7 percent said he should stay in office if defeated, according to a new survey....
18:17, 05/16/2019

Trade war: China blasts US over Huawei blacklisting – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as America hits Huawei with a double-whammyLatest: Chinese foreign ministry hits backUS companies blocked from selling kit to HuaweiHuawei also banned from US networksAsian shares near four ...
18:34, 05/16/2019

New 2019 Bentley Flying Spur: official teaser images released News 16 May, 2019 Official teasers of the upcoming Bentley Flying Spur have been revealed, previewing the new luxury limousine inside and out...
18:51, 05/16/2019

New Hennessey Venom F5 Roadster considered News 16 May, 2019 A Hennessey Venom F5 roadster is currently under consideration as the firm starts building the first Venom F5 prototype...
18:51, 05/16/2019

Galaxy S10 5G now available at Verizon, starting at $1,299 We are another step closer to the future of wireless technology today, as Verizon has officially launched Samsung’s Galaxy S10 5G smartphone. Although the Moto Z3 and its 5G Moto Mod technically beat Samsung to the punch, the Galaxy S10 5G is t...
18:51, 05/16/2019

New Galaxy Note 10 details revealed in latest leak from top Samsung insider The closer we get to the Galaxy Note 10 launch, the more leaks we’re bound to see. Some of them are more interesting, teasing potential design changes that we might not see coming, while others only tell us what the rumored launch colors of the...
18:51, 05/16/2019

SanDisk’s 1TB microSD card is finally here, and it costs more than a Pixel 3a Announced back at MWC 2019, SanDisk’s 1TB microSD card is finally available for purchase, in case you’ve been looking for the largest capacity microSD card there is to add to your smartphone or other compatible devices (Nintendo Switch an...
18:51, 05/16/2019

Foreign-Born Workers Make Up Highest Percentage of U.S. Employment Since 1996 The share of U.S. workers born outside the country rose again last year, hitting the highest level in decades, boosted by steady immigration and a drop in the native-born birthrate....
18:51, 05/16/2019

Fed's Brainard Says Central Bank Should Welcome Modest Rise in Inflation Fed governor Lael Brainard said the central bank’s commitment to maintaining stable prices would benefit from a modest rise in inflation over the coming years, an indication the central bank wouldn’t need to raise interest rates should price pressure...
18:51, 05/16/2019

Some Things Presidential Candidates Could Do Instead of Running for President New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is running for president, joining 22 other people who are running as Democrats. The majority of those people are white men. There are seven senators, three governors, and two Johns....
18:51, 05/16/2019

Missouri Governor After Seeing Alabama’s Abortion Ban: Hold My Moonshine The clearly not-so-great-state of Alabama just enacted the most extreme abortion ban since abortion was made legal by Roe v. Wade some 46 years ago. Gov. Kay Ivey, a Republican, signed the bill that could punish doctors who perform abortions with lif...
19:00, 05/16/2019

Kyrgios defaulted for throwing chair onto court in Rome Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay at the Italian Open and was defaulted from his second-round match        ...
19:17, 05/16/2019

Asos billionaire thanks well-wishers after death of three children in Sri Lanka terror attacks Billionaire fashion tycoon Anders Holch Povlsen has thanked the public for their condolences following the deaths of their three "beloved" children in the Sri Lanka terror attacks....
19:17, 05/16/2019

Driverless cars are years away, but self-driving forklifts have arrived For several years, executives of tech and automobile companies have been promising that fully autonomous vehicles will soon become a common sights in streets and roads. But we’re well into 2019, and self-driving cars are still making stupid mistakes....
19:34, 05/16/2019

Maddie Poppe on new album, 'American Idol' finale drama: 'The situation speaks for itself' Last year's "American Idol" winner Maddie Poppe opens up about her debut album "Whirlwind," boyfriend Caleb Lee Hutchinson and complicated feelings about this Sunday's finale.        ...
19:34, 05/16/2019

Britney Spears' manager clarifies comments, says pop star may work again Meanwhile, the judge overseeing Britney Spears' conservatorship has also ordered a investigation into the team managing the singer's affairs.        ...
19:34, 05/16/2019

Huawei vows to challenge U.S. export sanction which it says will harm U.S. Huawei Technologies said on Thursday it will challenge a decision by the U.S. Commerce Department to add the Chinese company and 70 affiliates to a export blacklist, warning the decision "will do significant economic harm to the American companies wi...
19:34, 05/16/2019

W. Africa Crude-Angolan crude exports to edge up in July, diffs to stay high Angola's preliminary loading programme for July emerged on Thursday, indicating a rise of one cargo compared to June, for which a few cargoes still remain. High price offers are expected, given global tightness in physical markets and a broad gap in ...
19:34, 05/16/2019

Michael Jackson's Sons Blanket and Prince Launch New YouTube Series Fans are about to see a lot more of Prince Jackson and Blanket Jackson. Michael Jackson's eldest son took to Instagram on Wednesday to announce the launch of their brand-new YouTube......
19:51, 05/16/2019

A Boss Gig, a New Home and Starting a Family: Inside Kaley Cuoco's Big Next Steps As endings go, it was equal parts sad and satisfying. As reluctant as Kaley Cuoco was to say goodbye to Penny, the waitress/aspiring actress turned pharmaceutical rep she inhabited for......
19:51, 05/16/2019

What's Next for The Big Bang Theory Cast Now That the Record-Breaking Sitcom Is Officially Over It may have all started with a big bang, but, after a record-breaking 276 episodes, it's about to be all over. The Big Bang Theory signs off for good on Thursday, May 16, meaning that......
19:51, 05/16/2019

Jumaane Williams joins chorus of critics after de Blasio announces 2020 run Public Advocate Jumaane Williams ripped Mayor de Blasio’s job performance Thursday — and declared that he was “ready, willing and able” to take over should Hizzoner skip town for his quixotic presidential run. “I ran to be Public Advocate, I didn’t r...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Michigan state Senator says abortions ‘should be painful’ A Michigan state legislator said abortions “should be painful” as she called for an end to certain procedures this week, according to a report. Republican state Senator Kim LaSata made the comments Tuesday as she argued for a proposed ban...
20:00, 05/16/2019

China warns U.S. move against Huawei could hurt trade talks The Trump administration's decision to sanction and potentially cripple Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd garnered a sharp rebuke on Thursday from Beijing, which warned that the move could damage trade talks....
20:00, 05/16/2019

Clear Up Your Skin With This Retinol Cream For Just $17 In case you haven’t heard, retinol should be a go-to for those looking to rid their skin of acne, dark spots, wrinkles, and other imperfections. But because retinol is such a skincare superstar, it doesn’t usually come cheap — that is, until now, bec...
20:00, 05/16/2019

If New Yorkers won't back Bill de Blasio, nobody else will | Clio Chang The presidential aspirations of New York’s mayor seem doomed alreadyIn recent history, no other potential presidential candidate has had a more humiliating run of press coverage before even announcing their decision to run than the New York City mayo...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Corporations profit off racism. It's time for us to stand up to them | Rashad Robinson We must prevent corporations from writing the exploitation of black and brown labor into the law in permanent inkI am often asked to name the civil rights issue of our time. As the head of one of the country’s largest racial justice organizations, I ...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Milwaukee radio station bans Drake’s music during Bucks-Raptors series A Wisconsin radio station announced Tuesday that it will push the mute button on Canadian rapper Drake during the NBA playoffs series between the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors....
20:00, 05/16/2019

Obama spymasters point fingers amid Russia probe review: ‘Throwing each other under the bus’ The launch of a formal inquiry into the origins of the Russia investigation -- being led by one of the Justice Department’s toughest prosecutors -- has touched off a new round of behind-the-scenes finger-pointing among Obama administration officials ...
20:17, 05/16/2019

BC-KY–Kentucky News Digest 1:41 pm, KY Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville(at)ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the ...
20:17, 05/16/2019

Daily on Energy: Industry to broach the topic of carbon pricing with Congress SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving the Washington Examiner's Daily on Energy newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer.com/newsletter/daily-on-energy/...
20:17, 05/16/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 17 Found Inside a Wooden Fish Building Location: Season 9 Guide Fortbyte 17 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Found Inside a Wooden Fish Building". Here's the location to help you locate this latest Fortbyte challenge puzzle piece....
20:17, 05/16/2019

Watch our headbanging earbuds test: Sammy Hagar vs. AirPods, Powerbeats Pro, Bose SoundSport Free Geoffrey Fowler gets help from rocker Sammy Hagar to test how well the wireless Apple AirPods, Powerbeats Pro and Bose SoundSport Free fit and stay in our ears....
20:34, 05/16/2019

Investors renew calls for Deutsche Bank to trim investment bank Deutsche Bank investors are renewing calls for it to scale back its investment bank division ahead of what promises to be a challenging annual shareholder meeting next week....
20:34, 05/16/2019

Kevin Feige says the "real" Mandarin will show up in the MCU at some point Iron Man 3 is a very underrated entry in the MCU, at least going off of some otherwise solid rankings, and one of the reasons for that is the controversial use of classic Iron Man villain The Mandarin. In the movie, The Mandarin—leader of the Ten Rin...
20:51, 05/16/2019

Japan tests new Shinkansen bullet train prototype The next-generation ALFA-X train is on course to become the fastest in the world. Testing will continue for three years, and the train is scheduled to go into use in 2030....
20:51, 05/16/2019

The Souvenir Is a Haunting Portrait of Young Love People who want to tell the story of their youth usually write memoirs; seldom do they make movies. With The Souvenir, English filmmaker Joanna Hogg re-creates some version of her own experience as a film student in early 1980s London. Yet the movie ...
20:51, 05/16/2019

Report: Cardinals CB Peterson gets six-game PED ban Eight-time Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals has been suspended for the first six games of 2019 for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, ESPN reported....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Zarco accepts KTM boss's criticism of "unacceptable" MotoGP form Johann Zarco says he accepts KTM MotoGP boss Stefan Pierer's criticism of him following the Spanish Grand Prix earlier this month, admitting he "lost some control" at Jerez...
21:00, 05/16/2019

Rolling Stones to hit the road as Jagger regains swagger The Rolling Stones will hit the road again this summer after rescheduling their North American "No Filter" tour, which was postponed when lead singer Mick Jagger needed medical treatment....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Treasury Official Hired to Fix Fannie and Freddie Is Leaving Craig Phillips, a former Wall Street executive who joined the Treasury Department to try to reshape the country’s mortgage market, will depart next month....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Longtime investor Lampert boosts stake in AutoNation Former Sears CEO Eddie Lampert is accumulating AutoNation shares while Microsoft founder Bill Gates remains the dealer group's largest shareholder -- even after selling more than a million shares....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Jaguar Land Rover in uphill battle to revive China operations Jaguar Land Rover is overhauling its Chinese dealer network because it provides insufficient exposure to the country's biggest cities. JLR's $4 billion writedown in February pushed owner Tata Motors to a record loss....
21:00, 05/16/2019

Mega Man, Street Fighter II Coming To Genesis Mini Sega has revealed the next batch of 10 games coming to its Genesis Mini console, including Capcom classics like Mega Man: The Wily Wars, Street Fighter II: Special Champion Edition, and Ghouls ‘n Ghosts....
21:17, 05/16/2019

Nick Kyrgios Is Disqualified After Tantrum at the Italian Open Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage after throwing a chair onto the red clay and was defaulted from his second-round match against Casper Ruud....
21:17, 05/16/2019

Witness accuses doctor of branding Nxivm ‘sex slaves’ This is the doctor accused of branding Nxivm’s alleged sex slaves — and she’s a member of the cult’s twisted master-slave group, a witness said Thursday. Mark Vicente identified a picture of a bikini-clad Dr. Danielle Roberts for ju...
21:34, 05/16/2019

Strange odor slows Dallas-Fort Worth Airport to a crawl At least 100 flights at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport were delayed Thursday after some employees were evacuated from an air traffic control facility due to a strange odor, according to reports. “We are continuing to provide air traffic serv...
21:34, 05/16/2019

Saudi newspaper calls for US to launch ‘surgical strikes’ on Iran A state-aligned Saudi newspaper on Thursday called for the US to launch “surgical” strikes on Iran, which Riyadh is blaming for a drone attack by Yemeni rebels. In an editorial published in English, the Arab News argued that after incidents this week...
21:34, 05/16/2019

76ers co-owner jokes about 'hatred' for rapper Drake who used his 'curse' against Philly Rubin says the Canadian rapper used his curse against the Sixers in Sunday's Game 7 against the Toronto Raptors and in this week's NBA draft lottery....
21:34, 05/16/2019

Thousands attend funeral of Lebanon's war-era Maronite patriarch Lebanese political leaders and thousands of other people gathered on Thursday for the funeral of the former Maronite patriarch, Cardinal Nasrallah Sfeir, who pushed for Syrian forces to leave Lebanon after its civil war....
21:51, 05/16/2019

Open up U.S. market, EU says in riposte to Pentagon threat U.S. fears about losing European defense contracts are unfounded, Brussels told Washington on Thursday after the Pentagon demanded the European Union curtail a new military pact that it sees as a potential threat to NATO....
21:51, 05/16/2019

Lebanese bid farewell to ex-cardinal at state funeral Lebanon is bidding farewell to the former patriarch of Lebanon's Maronite Christian church at a state funeral attended by the country's top political and spiritual leaders....
22:00, 05/16/2019

Alabama’s Abortion Ban Isn’t Only About Abortion. Opponents Are Afraid it May Drive Doctors Out of the State Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey on May 15 signed into law the strictest abortion ban in the country, sparking fears not only about abortion access, but also about how the policy could worsen disparities that already endanger the health of women living in the s...
22:00, 05/16/2019

West Point's class of 2019 includes historic number of African-American women West Point also projects a record number of hispanic female graduates in the Class of 2019, which is set to include the academy's 5,000 female grad.        ...
22:00, 05/16/2019

Trump meets with Swiss leader amid Iran tensions President Donald Trump welcomed Swiss president Ueli Maurer to the White House Thursday, amid rising tensions with Iran. Asked by reporters if the U.S. is going to war with Tehran, Trump responded, "I hope not." (May 16)     ...
22:00, 05/16/2019

Matthew Stafford gives update on wife Kelly’s progress after brain surgery Matthew Stafford is appreciative for the unyielding support he and wife Kelly have received as she continues to recover from brain surgery. Appearing on “The Mitch Albom Show” Wednesday, the Lions quarterback said Kelly is doing well sinc...
22:17, 05/16/2019

This Lady Running Like A Horse Is Really, Really Good At Running Like A Horse This is Ayla Kirstine, a Norwegian woman who went viral on German Twitter this week for running like a horse. You may have questions—“Why is she running like a horse?” would be a good one—though you cannot deny that this pferdmädchen is extremely goo...
22:17, 05/16/2019

School district fires woman accused of duct-taping student The three adults present in a special education classroom in western New York when a 12-year-old had his wrists duct taped together have all resigned or been fired....
22:17, 05/16/2019

Iran Slams U.S. Sanctions as ‘Unacceptable’ as Tensions Mount (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Iran’s foreign minister on Thursday slammed mounting U.S. sanctions imposed on Tehran by the Trump administration as “unacceptable,” even as he insisted that his country is committed to an inter...
22:51, 05/16/2019

Japanese man prepares for landmark case against dolphin hunts Taiji resident will testify in attempt to ban activity as part of charity’s legal challenge A man from Taiji, the Japanese fishing town whose annual slaughter of dolphins has drawn widespread condemnation, will appear in court on Friday in an unprece...
22:51, 05/16/2019

US, UK teams share $10-million XPRIZE award for child literacy Elon Musk announced the winners at an event honoring the finalists. The total XPRIZE Each finalist got $1 million just for making the final round.        ...
22:51, 05/16/2019

Cory Booker fundraises on back of Bill de Blasio’s 2020 launch Cory Booker is making a hard push for donations on the back of Bill de Blasio’s 2020 announcement on Thursday — in a bid to not get squeezed out of the Democratic primary debates. In order to qualify for the debate stage, candidates must either...
22:51, 05/16/2019

Loftus-Cheek has surgery on ruptured achilles "Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek has had surgery after suffering a ruptured achilles after a friendly in the United States, the club has confirmed."...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Pinterest forecasts 2019 revenue in line with estimates, shares fall Pinterest Inc forecast full-year revenue mostly in line with analysts' estimates even after reporting a 54% jump in sales in its first quarterly earnings since going public, as the online scrapbook company added more users globally....
23:00, 05/16/2019

U.S. Commerce Department publishes Huawei export blacklist order The U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday formally placed Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and 68 affiliates in more than two dozen countries on its so-called “Entity List” - a move that bans the telecom giant from buying parts and components from American ...
23:00, 05/16/2019

In nod to 2020, Trump pitches U.S. immigration overhaul President Donald Trump on Thursday proposed overhauling the U.S. immigration system to favor young, educated, English-speaking applicants instead of people with family ties to Americans, a plan that faces an uphill battle in Congress but gives Trump ...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Brexit campaigner Boris Johnson to stand as next UK Conservative leader Boris Johnson, the face of the campaign for Britain to leave the European Union, said on Thursday he will be standing as a candidate to replace Prime Minister Theresa May as Conservative leader....
23:00, 05/16/2019

Britain's cross-party Brexit talks due to end soon: BBC's Watt Brexit talks between Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives and the opposition Labour Party will soon draw to a close after the ruling party gave up on finding a compromise to break the Brexit impasse, a BBC reporter said on Thursday....
23:00, 05/16/2019

'The world still has not done anything,' says slain Saudi journalist's fiancee Hatice Cengiz, the fiancee of Jamal Khashoggi, the journalist murdered at a Saudi Arabian consulate in Turkey last year, said on Thursday she could not believe that no one has yet faced serious consequences for the crime....
23:00, 05/16/2019

Republicans’ Messaging on Abortion Puts Democrats on the Defensive The unusually forceful campaign has created challenges that Democrats did not expect as they struggle to combat misinformation and thwart further efforts to undercut access to abortion....
23:17, 05/16/2019

10 indicted in multinational cyber plot to steal $100 million Europol announced Thursday a multinational law enforcement operation that dismantled an effort by cybercriminals to steal $100 million from more than 41,000 victims....
23:17, 05/16/2019

Jeff Coons' 'Rabbit' sculpture sells for record $91M; most ever for work by living artist A rabbit sculpture by Jeff Koons sold for $91 million on Wednesday night at Christie's in New York City, the most paid for any artwork by a living artist....
23:17, 05/16/2019

How cops used a photo of Woody Harrelson to catch a beer thief An NYPD detective used photos of Woody Harrelson to track down a look-a-like thief when security footage of the actual crook didn’t turn up any results in the department’s facial recognition system, according to a new report. The cop was ...
23:34, 05/16/2019

Baidu forecasts quarterly revenue below estimates, shares fall Chinese search engine operator Baidu Inc on Thursday reported lower-than-expected first-quarter earnings and forecast quarterly revenue below estimates, sending its shares down 8% in extended trading....
23:34, 05/16/2019

U.S.-based equity funds post $12.27 billion outflows amid U.S.-China trade tensions Investors rattled by lingering trade tensions between the United States and China pulled $12.27 billion from U.S.-based equity funds in the week ended Wednesday, according to data released by......
23:51, 05/16/2019

The CIA Has a Flying Knife Missile That Is as Awful as It Sounds The U.S. government has a new, unusual tool in its toolbox of death: a missile designed to kill people not with high explosives but with large, sword-like blades that kill by literally slicing them to pieces. The weapon, nicknamed “The Flying Ginsu” ...
23:51, 05/16/2019

Tennessee Volunteers’ 325-pound football recruit dunks, sinks full-court shot in wild video A nearly 325-pound Tennessee Volunteers football recruit showed off his athleticism in a video of him dunking a basketball followed by draining a full-court shot....
00:17, 05/17/2019

Tickets to watch Tigers Woods, PGA Championship selling for as low as $6 PGA Championship tickets have a face value of $110 but they are going for as little as $6 on StubHub.        ...
00:17, 05/17/2019

Madonna to perform at Eurovision in Israel despite boycott calls Madonna will perform during the final of the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel, it has been confirmed, despite calls for her and other stars to boycott the event....
00:17, 05/17/2019

In photos: Moments from the PGA Championship Professional golfers compete in the PGA Championship at The Black Course at Bethpage State Park in Farmingdale, N.Y., from May 16 through May 19, 2019....
00:17, 05/17/2019

Epic Games Store’s first mega sale gives Steam a run for its money The Epic Games Store just unveiled its newest assault on rival Valve’s PC games storefront Stream, using the same big discount strategy that’s come to be associated with the latter. On Thursday, Epic touted the launch of its first big sa...
00:17, 05/17/2019

Brewery's 'keg party' promise finds stolen van in 42 minutes A North Carolina brewery's post promising a free keg party in exchange for the return of their stolen van went viral so fast the vehicle was located in 42 minutes....
00:34, 05/17/2019

2,000-year-old remains of nomadic 'royal' unearthed by Russian farmer includes 'laughing man,' haul of jewels and weapons A farmer digging on his land in Russia discovered something unexpected: a 2,000-year-old burial mound containing the remains and artifacts of a nomadic royal -- including a strange "laughing" man skull. ...
00:34, 05/17/2019

Facebook Bans Israeli Firm Over Fake Political Activity Facebook removed hundreds of fake accounts, pages and groups linked to a commercial entity based in Israel, the social-media giant’s latest move to curb abusive content, including efforts to influence elections....
00:51, 05/17/2019

Nvidia's Profit Plunges, But Gaming Revenue Shows Signs of Revival Nvidia’s profit fell 68% in the latest period, but the decline wasn’t as steep as Wall Street had expected, and the company said its gaming graphics business returned to growth....
00:51, 05/17/2019

‘Burn This’ actor Brandon Uranowitz: ‘I am not a porn star!’ When you want to be an actor and your last name’s Uranowitz, well — you might want to change it. Brandon Uranowitz’s father thought so. Just before he left for college, his dad suggested he go by “Brandon Steel.” “Excuse me,” he recalls replying, “I’...
01:00, 05/17/2019

LG's V50 ThinQ 5G is up for pre-order tomorrow from Sprint Starting tomorrow, customers in select cities can preorder Sprint's first two 5G devices -- the LG V50 ThinQ 5G and HTC 5G Hub. They'll be available in Sprint's first four expected 5G markets -- Atlanta, Dallas, Houston and Kansas City...
01:17, 05/17/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Mackie CR3 computer speakers drop to $67 This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals h...
01:17, 05/17/2019

Robert Downey, Jr. shifts his smartphone allegiance to OnePlus Apparently, lifting a 49-pound block of cement by the OnePlus 7 Pro's pop-up camera wasn't the only publicity stunt the company has planned for its new phones. Today, Robert Downey, Jr. shared a photo of himself holding a 7 Pro and standing...
01:17, 05/17/2019

Book Clubs Get Especially Clubby Every age begets its era-specific book clubs. Perhaps it’s unsurprising that ours features more and more niche, insider gatherings. One for Political Junkies? Check. Thriller writers? Check. Proust lovers? Check....
01:17, 05/17/2019

WWE Legend Ric Flair Hospitalized for Health Complications Ric Flair has been hospitalized after suffering a medical emergency again. The 70-year-old WWE Hall of Famer, one of the most popular wrestlers of all time and also known as the......
01:34, 05/17/2019

Lizzo Leads List of 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards Performers Get ready, because Lizzo is performing at the 2019 Movie & TV Awards! This will mark the first time the 31-year-old hip-hop star, known for singles like "Boys,"......
01:34, 05/17/2019

ObjectiveEd is building a better digital curriculum for vision-impaired kids Children with vision impairments struggle to get a solid K-12 education for a lot of reasons — so the more tools their teachers have to impart basic skills and concepts, the better. ObjectiveEd is a startup that aims to empower teachers and kids with...
01:51, 05/17/2019

Verizon CEO touts 1.5Gbps peak 5G speed as S10 reviewers hit approved sites Verizon just set the top bar for its 5G service in two cities at 1.5Gbps, but realistically, few users are going to see that sort of speed with the S10 5G.Read More...
01:51, 05/17/2019

NTSB: Tesla’s Autopilot was enabled during fatal Model 3 crash A report by the NTSB shows that Tesla's Autopilot system was engaged in the minutes leading up to a fatal Model 3 crash in Florida last March.Read More...
01:51, 05/17/2019

How to Slide Into Someone's DMs Without Being a Creep The internet has given us unprecedented access to everyone. Not only can we see what our exes are up to on multiple social networking platforms, but we are now (for better or worse) privy to the passing thoughts, candid photos, and incoherent ramblin...
02:00, 05/17/2019

The Latest: House Democrats OK bill boosting health care law WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on House health care legislation (all times local): 6 p.m. Democrats have pushed legislation through the House that would buttress the 2010 health care law and curb prescription drug prices. But the bill has no chance of ...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Teacher Has Two Students Receive Prestigious Scholarship LEE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Lee County school teacher feels like she shot a hole in one, now that two of her students have received a prestigious national scholarship that empowers women on the golf course and in the boardroom. In the mountains...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Cheek, Schaper, Martens and Reed Voted to NFCA All-Region Team LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky Softball team placed four of its members on the National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association All-Region Team, it was announced by the organization on Thursday morning. Abbey Cheek was named first team, Jenny Schaper and Alex ...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Democrats hold marathon reading of Mueller report at Capitol WASHINGTON (AP) — Live, from a tiny parlor in the Capitol, Democratic lawmakers read aloud Thursday from nearly 400 pages of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report in a marathon expected to stretch into the next day. More than two dozen lawmak...
02:17, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Friends visit condemned Alabama inmate ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on an execution set for Thursday in Alabama (all times local): 4:50 p.m. An Alabama inmate awaiting lethal injection for a quadruple murder is visiting with friends and a spiritual adviser. Prison spokesman Bob Horton s...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Frustrated House Democrats Pin Their Hopes on Mueller Democrats, hitting a presidential stonewall in their efforts to stoke public anger, believe that testimony from Robert S. Mueller III is the only way to clear up certain ambiguities in his report....
02:51, 05/17/2019

The Samsung Galaxy S10 5G is the US’ first 5G phone To-scale pictures of the S10 lineup. The 5G version is huge! [credit: Phone Arena ] Samsung and Verizon are introducing the first 5G smartp...
02:51, 05/17/2019

Boxing News at Five: Taylor uses cannabis oil to relax ahead of Baranchyk test, Horn says Tszyu might one day beat him but not today Josh Taylor calls upon CBD oil to help calm down between training sessions, and Jeff Horn says Tim Tszyu needs to calm down before making a big mistake The post Boxing News at Five: Taylor uses cannabis oil to relax ahead of Baranchyk test, Horn says...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Is California ready to ban gas-powered cars? Not yet. But they're thinking about it A top regulator came close Thursday, but ultimately backed away from directly raising the notion of giving the boot to exhaust-belching automobiles.        ...
03:17, 05/17/2019

NBA notebook: Durant reportedly 'not close' to return Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is "not close" to recovering from his right calf strain, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported Thursday afternoon....
03:34, 05/17/2019

Koepka makes flying start with 63 to lead PGA Championship Defending champion Brooks Koepka made a flying start at the PGA Championship with a dominant display that appeared set to give him a big lead until inspired New Zealander Danny Lee made a late charge in the first round on Thursday....
03:34, 05/17/2019

Koepka leads PGA by 1 after course-record 63 Brooks Koepka said before the start of the 101st PGA Championship that he believes majors are easier to win because perhaps only 35-40 players begin the tournament with a legitimate shot of beating him....
03:34, 05/17/2019

$1 million All-Star Race motivates NASCAR drivers With $1 million on the line, no championship points to worry about, only 85 laps to negotiate, and the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series' all-stars on the starting grid, Saturday's Monster Energy All-Star Race (8 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR R...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Report: Durant 'not close' to returning Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is "not close" to recovering from his right calf strain, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported Thursday afternoon....
03:34, 05/17/2019

Opinion: As he carts around Bethpage Black, John Daly shows how tired his act has become In latest PGA Championship showing most notable for his riding a cart, John Daly remains proof that growing old and growing up are mutually exclusive.        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Fleetwood shoots 67, finishes 1st round of PGA in 3rd place US Open runner-up Tommy Fleetwood back on Long Island for another major, once again looking up at Brooks Koepka on leaderboard        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson suspended six games for PED violation The Cardinals' star cornerback has started all 16 regular-season games since he's been drafted in 2011.        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Nick Kyrgios throws chair at Italian Open; players debate punishment Nick Kyrgios walked off the court in a fit of rage and was defaulted from his second-round match at the Italian Open.        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Maximum Security jockey appeals 'unduly harsh' Kentucky Derby suspension Jockey Luis Saez's appeal says the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission's decision in the 2019 Kentucky Derby was not supported by "substantial evidence."        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

The legends of 1969: Mario Andretti’s unlikely Indy 500 victory filled with racing lore Mario Andretti shares the stories of his strange path to victory in 1969 Indy 500 as the 50th anniversary approaches.        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

LEADING OFF: Greinke exam, Turner tagged, CC faces Rays LEADING OFF: Greinke gets MRI after leaving early, Turner plunked 4 games in a row, Sabathia faces Rays after two testy outings        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

New documentary puts a youthful face on suicide and mental health; aim is to combat stigma There are many causes behind these tragedies. Academic, social and economic pressures weigh on students. Social media can compound anxiety.        ...
03:51, 05/17/2019

2019 hurricane names: Is your name on the list? The Atlantic hurricane season is June 1-Nov. 30. Is your name Andrea, Fernand or Sebastien? If so, there's a storm with your moniker.        ...
03:51, 05/17/2019

Tesla is hurting but electric and self-driving cars are still a good investment Tesla is having a brutal year. But the company's missed sales forecasts and weakening demand shouldn't scare investors away from the electric vehicle business....
03:51, 05/17/2019

Dooku: Jedi Lost Makes Me Wish There Were More Prequels to The Phantom Menace The Phantom Menace is on the precipice of turning 20 years old. The lasting legacy of what it added (for better and worse) to Star Wars’ rich tapestry is still being debated today, but the recent release of another bit of prequel storytelling has had...
03:51, 05/17/2019

'Rocketman' first reactions: Elton John musical called 'triumph,' 'fantastic' in Cannes "Rocketman" has been unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival, earning major kudos for Taron's Egerton's performance as Elton John.        ...
04:17, 05/17/2019

A Bill de Blasio presidency would make America like the groundhog the NYC mayor 'killed': Mark Steyn Bill de Blasio's 2020 presidential prospects are slim, but America would not fare well under the newest Democratic candidate's presidency if he defeated President Trump....
04:17, 05/17/2019

PGA Championship: Tiger Woods gets up-close look at Brooks Koepka’s dominance What Tiger Woods watched for the better part of five hours Thursday is what he helped create. Woods is as much the reason for Brooks Koepka’s existence on the PGA Tour as anyone. So it had to be a sobering sight for the 43-year-old Woods, watching th...
04:17, 05/17/2019

Audi Field will have French accent with four-team tournament this summer Olympique Marseille, Bordeaux, Montpellier and Saint-Etienne will participate in a preseason tournament, and Marseille will also face D.C. United in a friendly....
04:34, 05/17/2019

Happy Talk review – Susan Sarandon can't save Jesse Eisenberg's trite play The Pershing Square Signature Center, New YorkA reliably accomplished performance from the Oscar winner isn’t enough to add weight to an uneven tale with a thudding twistThere are a number of nagging questions that arise during Happy Talk, the latest...
04:51, 05/17/2019

Saudi Arabia is Blaming Iran for a Drone Attack Amid Calls for U.S. Strikes (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Saudi Arabia accused Tehran of being behind a drone strike that shut down a key oil pipeline in the kingdom, and a newspaper close to the palace called for Washington to launch “surgical” strikes on I...
04:51, 05/17/2019

Lawyer requests Moroccan state compensation for families of murdered Scandinavian women A lawyer for the family of a Danish tourist who was found killed last year along with a Norwegian hiker, on Thursday asked the Moroccan state to guarantee compensation payments for the families of the Scandinavian victims....
05:17, 05/17/2019

Modi proclaims a cleaner India, but the reality may be more murky Every morning around dawn, dozens of people gather by the dusty banks of a stream snaking through Shikrawa village, two hours south of India's capital, New Delhi, to do the same thing: defecate in the open....
05:17, 05/17/2019

China tells Turkey to support its fight against Uighur militants China has called on Turkey to support its fight against militants operating in China's restive far western region of Xinjiang, following criticism from Turkey about rights in a part of China heavily populated by a Turkic, mostly Muslim people....
05:17, 05/17/2019

U.S. federal agents arrest protesters occupying Venezuelan Embassy U.S. law enforcement officers raided the Venezuelan Embassy on Thursday to oust a small group protesting U.S. policy toward the oil-rich country, paving the way for the diplomatic compound to be handed to the U.S. envoy of opposition leader Juan Guai...
05:17, 05/17/2019

In pictures – IM Pei's finest works IM Pei, one of the most celebrated and prolific architects of the 20th century, has died aged 102. The son of a prominent Chinese banker, he favoured stone, steel and glass in his creations that bore his hallmark geometry and reverence for light Cont...
05:34, 05/17/2019

Man who stabbed Petra Kvitova gets 8-year prison term A court in the Czech Republic convicted a man of knifing two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in her home and sentenced him to eight years in prison        ...
05:51, 05/17/2019

Intelligence Suggests U.S., Iran Misread Each Other, Stoking Tensions Intelligence collected by the U.S. government shows Iran’s leaders believe the U.S. planned to attack them, prompting preparation by Tehran for possible counterstrikes, according to one interpretation of the information, people familiar with the matt...
06:00, 05/17/2019

Last word of man executed in Alabama was ‘amen’ A man convicted of murder for helping his pal kill four people in 1997 was executed in Alabama Thursday night and uttered the last word “amen” before his death. Michael Brandon Samra, 41, was pronounced dead at 7:30 p.m., following his le...
06:34, 05/17/2019

Nxivm slave master to take stand against accused cult leader Keith Raniere Well, this should be awkward. Nxivm slave master Lauren Salzman will take the stand against her onetime “Grandmaster,” Keith Raniere. Salzman’s imminent testimony was revealed Thursday in Brooklyn federal court by Judge Nicholas Garaufis. Garaufis to...
06:51, 05/17/2019

Bruins Sweep Away Hurricanes, Win 7th Straight Playoff Game With their longest playoff winning streak in nearly half a century, the Boston Bruins return to the Stanley Cup finals after winning them in 2011 and losing to Chicago two years later....
06:51, 05/17/2019

Free-to-use cash machines disappearing in deprived communities Deprived and remote communities could be left "shattered" as a report shows access to free-to-use cash machines is declining in the poorest communities....
06:51, 05/17/2019

Elizabeth Warren hits defense contractors at Northern Virginia rally: 'How about just a little transparency?' FAIRFAX, Va. — Elizabeth Warren came out swinging against defense contractors Thursday at a rally in Northern Virginia, a stone's throw from some of the industry's major players....
07:17, 05/17/2019

Air taxi startup Lilium stages test 'hover' of five-seater prototype Air taxi startup Lilium has staged a successful maiden flight of a five-seater prototype that it hopes to bring into service by 2025 to whisk passengers between cities without the hassle of an airport check-in....
07:17, 05/17/2019

Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers The Golden State Warriors rallied from a 15-point halftime deficit before holding off Portland on the final possession for a 114-111 win Thursday night and a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals....
07:51, 05/17/2019

Argentine filmmaker shines light on country's abortion battle at Cannes An Argentine documentary, set for its premiere at Cannes on Saturday, is taking on the highly-charged topic of abortion, an issue that has polarized the South American nation and sparked mass protests by people on both sides of the debate....
07:51, 05/17/2019

Trail Blazers vs Warriors live stream: how to watch 2019 NBA Western Conference Finals online Another year, another NBA Western Conference Finals appearance for the Golden State Warriors. This makes it four in a row, and they haven't failed to reach the Finals in any of those. Could this be the year that their Oregon adversaries - the Po...
08:00, 05/17/2019

French doctor suspected in poisoning cases A French anesthetist has been charged with 17 instances of poisoning patients, seeking to heroically bring them back from the brink of death. Frederic Pechier was already being investigated for nine deaths....
08:17, 05/17/2019

NBA notebook: Durant to miss at least one more week Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is not yet ready to resume on-court work and will be re-evaluated in a week, the team announced Thursday, shortly before hosting Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
08:17, 05/17/2019

Hungary PM: discussed missiles, natural gas with U.S. President Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Friday said he had discussed the purchase of mid-range air defense missiles at his Monday meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump to prop up the now-spotty defense of critical infrastructure....
08:17, 05/17/2019

| Anglo American opens Zimbabwe's first platinum smelter Mining giant Anglo American has opened a $62-million platinum smelter in Zimbabwe, the country's first such refinery, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed to boost the country's valuable platinum sector....
08:51, 05/17/2019

Courts weigh Trump's plan to tap Pentagon for border wall President Donald Trump is moving fast to spend billions of dollars to build a wall on the Mexican border with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency, but he first must get past the courts....
09:17, 05/17/2019

Trump playing down threat of war with Iran President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic....
09:17, 05/17/2019

"Build America" Visa Replaces Green Card In Trump's New US Entry Plan Donald Trump has said he will replace the existing green cards with 'Build America' visa, as the US President unveiled a new merit and points-based immigration policy that seeks to increase the quota......
09:34, 05/17/2019

MLB roundup: Yelich homers twice as Brewers pound Phillies Christian Yelich homered twice, and Yasmani Grandal added a homer and four RBIs as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers won their third in a row with an 11-3 victory Thursday over the Philadelphia Phillies....
09:34, 05/17/2019

Goldman Sachs makes biggest acquisition in 20 years Goldman Sachs just made its first M&A splash of the David Solomon era, scooping up United Capital in a bid to beef up its wealth-management business....
09:51, 05/17/2019

The Big Bang Theory Series Finale: A Pregnancy, a Slap, a Surprise Guest, and One Emotional Sheldon Cooper "You won a Nobel Prize. I slapped Sheldon. A lot of dreams came true today!" The Big Bang Theory has come to an end, and not since Grey's Anatomy trapped half its characters......
09:51, 05/17/2019

Italy's Di Maio not worried over possible European sanctions Italian Deputy Prime Minister Luigi Di Maio said on Friday he was not worried over possible EU sanctions in case of violation of fiscal rules, as he was confident European leadership would change after May 26 European elections....
09:51, 05/17/2019

Charlton have everything in place for Premier League return, says Lee Bowyer The protests have been put on hold at Charlton. Negativity towards unpopular owner Roland Duchatelet has, for now, been replaced by hope at The Valley as Lee Bowyer has given fans something to celebrate after years of turmoil....
09:51, 05/17/2019

Robert Pattinson is now Batman, which we swear is not a Twilight joke Robert Pattinson has spent the last several years shedding the shadow of (semi-) nocturnal predators, moving away from his career-making role in the Twilight movies—a franchise he reportedly viewed with a not-inconsiderable amount of eye-rolling amus...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Pound falls below $1.28 as collapse of Brexit talks looms – business live Theresa May on brink as she struggles to reach deal with Labour and agrees to set her own departure timetable 9.02am BST Staffline has had a tough few months. Shares in the company, which supplies major supermarkets including Marks & Spencer and Tesc...
10:17, 05/17/2019

Europe's far-right divided over Russia as Salvini stages pre-election rally in Milan Italy’s deputy leader gathers nationalists in Milan but pro-Russia stance leaves allies splitOn Saturday, Italy’s interior minister, Matteo Salvini, will gather nationalists from across Europe for a rally in Milan’s Piazza Duomo, in an attempt to sho...
10:17, 05/17/2019

|Richemontprofitmissesestimatesasonlineacquisitionsweigh Richemont reported full-year operating profit that trailed analysts’ estimates as the company consolidated its acquisitions of online platforms YNAP and Watchfinder....
11:00, 05/17/2019

TRAFFIC ALERT: Eastbound lanes of I-10 closed tonight TUCSON- The Arizona Department of Transportation is closing part of Interstate 10 tonight. The Eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 between Ina Road and Orange Grove Road will be closed tonight starting at 10 p.m. and will reopen at 5 a.m. Friday morning...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Man arrested for murder after wife found dead in midtown home TUCSON – Tucson Police Department identified the people involved in a homicide that occurred at a home in central Tucson Wednesday. According to officials, TPD responded to a home in the 2600 block of N. Palo Verde Ave. near Grant Road and Dodg...
11:00, 05/17/2019

SAT to add ‘adversity score’ that will factor student hardships into college admissions The SAT exam, used by a majority of colleges to grant entrance, will be adding an “adversity score” to the test that will take into account a student’s socioeconomic background in an effort to help colleges take a more rounded approach in the admissi...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Temporary IDs can now be ordered online TUCSON- Arizona motorists who have had their driver license suspended may now order a six-month temporary ID online. A customer with a suspended Arizona driver license can get a six-month temporary ID online at ServiceArizona.com under the following ...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Good samaritan describes Alaska crash scene (KTUU/NBC News) Chuck Hanas was the first person to arrive at the scene of Monday’s fatal plane collision in Ketchikan, Alaska. He and his wife Colleen Nesbitt were aboard their boat, the “Hotel California,” when they saw a plane go...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Slams Trump’s Immigration Proposal “Donald Trump doesn’t want to allow foreigners in based on family ties, even though foreigners literally make his family ties,” Kimmel said. “They are all made in China.”...
11:17, 05/17/2019

Are Surfer Cafes and Green Markets What a Working-Class Beach Neighborhood Needs? Sleepy Arverne is attracting entrepreneurs from its neighbor to the west, Rockaway Beach. As gentrification there continues, the community adjusts to the spotlight....
11:34, 05/17/2019

International labor organization criticizes 2020 Olympics working conditions Construction workers are living in a 'culture of fear' and work for long hours in perilous conditions building Tokyo 2020 Olympic venues, according to a report from a leading international labor organization....
11:51, 05/17/2019

| WATCH: Pregnant US teen killed, baby taken from womb: police Police in Chicago were questioning three people in connection with the murder of a pregnant teenager whose unborn baby was taken from her womb after her death....
12:00, 05/17/2019

N.L. voters re-elect Dwight Ball’s Liberals to form minority government With most of the polls reporting, the Liberals were elected or leading in 21 ridings, the Tories were at 14, the New Democrats had three and there were two Independents....
12:00, 05/17/2019

Publishers Pull Their Games From Epic's Store During Its Big Sale Earlier today, Epic once again took a page from Steam’s book and announced a “mega sale” that includes both percentage discounts and an additional $10 off every game priced $14.99 or higher on the Epic Games Store. It seemed to be smooth sailing for ...
12:00, 05/17/2019

Melania Trump’s parents would have struggled to come to the U.S. under Trump’s immigration plan The first lady, who immigrated from Slovenia in 1996 for modeling, likely brought her parents over through a family unification process that Trump wants to limit....
12:17, 05/17/2019

'Miracle' there was no blast as F-16 fighter jet crashes into warehouse A fire official has said it is a "miracle" there was no explosion after an F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse near a Southern California air base....
12:17, 05/17/2019

Get 50% off your TNW2020 tickets Last week, we celebrated the 14th edition of TNW Conference. 17,500 people visited from across the globe to discuss the future of tech. Without a doubt, it was the greatest edition we’ve organized. We had a stronger lineup than ever before, including...
12:34, 05/17/2019

Raven chicks in the Tower ward off prophecy of doom for Brexit Britain Britain's political establishment is in chaos over Brexit and Prime Minister Theresa May's days in office are numbered but the kingdom and the Tower of London appear safe from legendary doom after the birth of four raven chicks at the famous fortress...
12:34, 05/17/2019

Take or pay: Belgian ex-king faces paternity fines A Belgian court has ordered the country's former king to pay 5,000 euros ($5,600) a day until he takes a DNA paternity test to resolve a long-running case brought by a woman who says she is his daughter....
12:34, 05/17/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Currencies at 2019 lows on trade jitters, stocks slide Emerging market currencies hit their lowest level in 2019 on Friday as trade friction between the United States and China continued to take its toll on riskier assets....
12:34, 05/17/2019

Poland raises jail terms for child abuse after church documentary MPs change criminal code after film about abuse by priests caused outragePoland has raised jail terms for convicted paedophiles to a maximum of 30 years after a groundbreaking documentary on child sexual abuse among Polish priests prompted public out...
12:34, 05/17/2019

China says always wants to resolve disputes through talks China's foreign ministry said on Friday Beijing has always wanted to resolve all disputes through talks amid an escalating trade conflict with the United States....
13:00, 05/17/2019

| WATCH: Rugby Australia chief sacks Folau In confirming the termination of Israel Folau’s contract, Rugby Australia chief executive Raelene Castle reiterated that the Wallabies star had ‘left us with no choice’....
13:00, 05/17/2019

Iran's top general tells Iraqi militias to prep for 'proxy war' amid US-Iran tensions A top Iranian general has told Iran-backed militias in Iraq to “prepare for proxy war” in the wake of heightened tensions between Iran and the U.S., which accused the militias of moving missiles toward American forces....
13:00, 05/17/2019

India's ruling party takes election battle to West Bengal India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken his ruling party's fight to the state of West Bengal, where it hopes to retain a majority in staggered general elections concluding this week....
13:00, 05/17/2019

This daily trick can help keep your brain sharp The secret to a healthier brain is a puzzling one. A new study of 19,000 adults over 50 years old finds that older people who do daily number and word puzzles have sharper brains, according to the findings published in the International Journal of Ge...
13:17, 05/17/2019

Smog spikes in North China in first four months of 2019: ministry Air pollution in major regions of northern China increased during the first four months of 2019, the environment ministry said on Friday, raising fears that regions have eased curbs on industry to halt the smog amid concerns about a slowing economy....
14:00, 05/17/2019

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

No Gorilla Glass on the Pixel 3a. What is Asahi Dragontrail and will my phone scratch up easily? When Google announced the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, it really shattered expectations. We were getting rumors about light editions of the tech giant's latest flagships, but their price point was so aggressive, many predict they will truly shake up the...
14:34, 05/17/2019

At Preakness, they're playing 'musical chairs' with jockeys Preakness game of 'musical chairs' with jockeys begins with Smith bumping Ortiz on favorite Improbable        ...
14:34, 05/17/2019

Dribble no more: Physics can help combat that pesky “teapot effect” Enlarge Tea drinkers know all too well that annoying dribble from the kettle spout that so often occurs as one pours a nice refreshing cuppa. It's even known as the "teapot effect," and it usually happens when the tea is poured too slowly. Potters...
14:34, 05/17/2019

Add These Two Ingredients To Your Morning Coffee To Lose Weight For weight loss, avoid adding milk and sugar to your coffee as it may reverse the action and encourage weight gain. In fact, add a few healthy ingredients to your black coffee to make even healthier......
14:34, 05/17/2019

Reef wipeout: surfers fight China-linked mega resort in Fiji Jona Ratu and his friends wanted to build an eco-lodge in their corner of paradise – then the diggers arrived‘That’s where the dream ends’: Jona, Navrin and Woody on the fight to save their land – podcastIt was one of the most surreal days of Jona Ra...
14:51, 05/17/2019

Stephen Shore's Los Angeles – in pictures Photo London has named Stephen Shore as its master of photography for 2019. New work will be shown at Somerset House alongside this classic series Los Angeles, which features 60 photographs taken in one day in 1969 Continue reading......
14:51, 05/17/2019

Man who sang about woman’s slaying sentenced to prison SOMERVILLE, N.J. — A New Jersey man who ordered pizza and posted a video of himself singing after killing a woman is going to prison. A judge on Thursday sentenced 20-year-old Tamar Reaves of Franklin Township to 27 years behind bars. He must serve 2...
14:51, 05/17/2019

Deontay Wilder vs Dominic Breazeale betting preview Read the Fansbet Deontay Wilder vs Dominic Breazeale betting preview The post Deontay Wilder vs Dominic Breazeale betting preview appeared first on Boxing News....
14:51, 05/17/2019

Sajid Javid and Boris Johnson get a grassroots boost in race to succeed May Sajid Javid and Boris Johnson have improved their ratings among Conservative supporters in the past month in the race to succeed Theresa May, the Standard reveals today....
14:51, 05/17/2019

Garmin's latest GPS is designed for off-road explorers With GPS now a basic cell phone feature, and more vehicles rolling off the production lines with built-in satnav systems, the role of standalone satellite-navigation devices is diminishing. Why have an extra bit of kit in your car that needs addition...
14:51, 05/17/2019

JTED student overcomes obstacles to graduate TUCSON – JTED is a program in Pima County that offers tuition-free career and technical education (CTE) programs to high school students. Students can take Pima JTED classes on the career they want to be in and when they graduate, they are a st...
15:17, 05/17/2019

Two-Wheeler Riders Without Helmet Will Not Be Able To Buy Petrol In Noida Two-wheeler riders without a helmet will not be able to buy petrol in Noida and Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh, after the Noida District Administration has taken an initiative by announcing the move.......
15:17, 05/17/2019

Elizabeth Warren announces plan to protect abortion rights – live Massachusetts senator and 2020 candidate unveiled plan after Alabama’s near-total abortion ban passed Tuesday nightSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.24pm BST Courts remain the main avenue for pro-choice groups to challenge anti-...
16:34, 05/17/2019

Eurovision: the ones to watch in grand final of 2019 song contest The must-see moments of the show, which will be broadcast from Tel Aviv on SaturdayThe Eurovision song contest is upon us once again, but with the grand final scheduled for three hours and 40 minutes non-stop, it’s not for the faint-hearted. To help ...
16:34, 05/17/2019

Grumpy Cat: internet’s most famous cat dies aged seven – video obituary Grumpy Cat has died aged seven. She became an internet sensation in 2012 when images of her downturned mouth and unimpressed expression emerged on Reddit. She soon became the universal digital shorthand for displeasure, with thousands of memes and gi...
16:34, 05/17/2019

2019 PGA Championship: Brooks Koepka soars into lead, Tiger Woods shoots 72 Brooks Koepka sat atop the leaderboard at the 101st PGA Championship, coasting through a bogey-free round of 63 that set the course record at Bethpage Black....
16:51, 05/17/2019

Grumpy Cat, internet celebrity feline, dies age 7 Online sensation Grumpy Cat "passed away peacefully" in the hands of her owner after suffering an infection, the feline's human family has announced. The 7-year-old cat's frown earned her millions of fans worldwide....
16:51, 05/17/2019

Why 'shaking things up' is more important than playing at Women's World Cup for Hegerberg She's one of the globe's best players but the world won't be able to watch Ada Hegerberg this summer for what is being described as the mother of all women's tournaments....
17:17, 05/17/2019

Meet the dog thespians of 'A Dog's Journey,' a canine method-acting masterclass 'A Dog's Journey' follows one dog's spirit as it is reincarnated through many precious pooches. Meet the stars of this animal acting tour de force.        ...
17:34, 05/17/2019

City are innocent until proven guilty over FFP probe, insists Guardiola "Pep Guardiola said he would accept any punishment UEFA may hand down to Manchester City for alleged breaches of financial fair play regulations but reiterated his trust in the club’s hierarchy."...
17:51, 05/17/2019

Redskins star Josh Norman begs Giants to keep Dave Gettleman Dave Gettleman has become a league-wide laughingstock, but the cackles appear to be loudest in Washington DC. Josh Norman was a victim of Gettleman’s decision-making with the Panthers and has been critical of him since. The former Carolina GM o...
17:51, 05/17/2019

Fantasy Football Offseason Questions: How will Adam Gase handle Le'Veon Bell? Reports after the ousting of Jets GM Mike Maccagnan suggest Adam Gase didn't want to sign Le'Veon Bell. Does that impact Bell's Fantasy Football outlook?...
17:51, 05/17/2019

Grumpy Cat dies at the age of seven Grumpy Cat, the adorably grouchy-looking meme machine kitty, has passed away. The family of the dearly departed cat said she suffered complications from a urinary tract infection. She died on Tuesday at the age of seven....
17:51, 05/17/2019

F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes Into California Warehouse, Worker Captures Aftermath on Video On Thursday, an F-16 fighter jet crashed into a warehouse near the March Air Reserve Base in southern California. The pilot ejected and survived, but roughly a dozen people inside the warehouse were sent to the hospital for minor injuries related to ...
18:00, 05/17/2019

The First Details on the CW's Epic Crisis on Infinite Earths Crossover The Goon movie lives. The Tick is searching for a new home. AMC is exploring a new sci-fi anthology series about true love. Akiva Goldsman sets his sights on another comic book universe. Plus, new details on Disenchantment’s return, a creepy new look...
18:00, 05/17/2019

How to Choose the Right Platform to Run Your Smart Home Maybe you’re taking your first tentative steps into the smart home market, or maybe you’re expanding what you’ve already got, but at some point you’re going to want to get everything working together—or else be faced with using dozens of different ap...
18:00, 05/17/2019

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

Self-help guru Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct Self-help guru Tony Robbins is accused of sexually harassing fans and staffers — when he’s not berating victims of rape and violence in expletive-filled rants, according to a scathing new report....
18:17, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Kaiser crash leaves Juncos Racing in dire shape INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on Indianapolis 500 practice (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Kyle Kaiser nearly went airborne in a crash during Indianapolis 500 practice. Kaiser has been in a tough spot all week because two of his major sponsors pulled ...
18:17, 05/17/2019

Teen finds prehistoric mastodon jaw in southern Iowa IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A teen searching for arrowheads in southern Iowa found something much bigger: the prehistoric jawbone of a mastodon. The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports that the 30-inch bone belonged to a juvenile mastodon, an elephant-like an...
18:17, 05/17/2019

‘Winds of War’ author Herman Wouk has died at 103, according to his agent NEW YORK (AP) — ‘Winds of War’ author Herman Wouk has died at 103, according to his agent....
18:17, 05/17/2019

Egypt's President Sisi pardons 560 prisoners Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has pardoned 560 prisoners, the majority of whom were accused of supporting the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, two judicial sources said on Friday....
18:17, 05/17/2019