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Mom with sleep disorder claims she once unknowingly purchased a full-sized basketball court

A mother of three who said her online shopping habits while sleeping have nearly driven her to a life in debt has finally received a diagnosis for the disorder....

Mom with sleep disorder claims she once unknowingly purchased a full-sized basketball court

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A New Study Claims Facebook Is Unknowingly Generating Terror Content A new study released on Thursday shows that terrorist groups are active on Facebook and the social media company may be unwittingly generating terrorist content. A five-month study by the National Whistleblowers Center analyzed the pages of 3,000 mem...
08:00, 05/10/2019

Children run for their lives as gunman opens fire at basketball court Police on Thursday released heart-stopping video of a gunman opening fire on a crowded Bronx basketball court, sending terrified kids and adults running for their lives. A 16-year-old boy was shot in the foot and a 47-year-old man was hit in the arm ...
18:00, 05/16/2019

Antetokounmpo funds basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo has agreed to fund the construction of an indoor basketball court in a fire-ravaged area outside Athens where at least 100 people were killed last year. The mayor of the Rafina area where the...
20:17, 05/20/2019

Good Sleep Quality, Mood Linked To Good Working Memory: 5 Sleep-Inducing Foods According to a recent study published in the Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, a strong link was found between working memory and factors like sleep, age and mood....
15:17, 05/11/2019

Panel On Claims Against Chief Justice "Deliberates On Its Own": Top Court The Supreme Court denied on Sunday a media report that said justices RF Nariman and DY Chandrachud met Justice SA Bobde who is heading an in-house committee inquiring into the sexual harassment......
13:51, 05/05/2019

Fan disorder delays relegation for 27-time Swiss champion LUCERNE, Switzerland (AP) — Fan disorder forced Grasshoppers’ game to be abandoned Sunday when the 27-time Swiss champion was about 20 minutes from being relegated for the first time since 1949. Grasshoppers trailed 4-0 at Lucerne in a game it ...
22:17, 05/12/2019

Former Packers GM Ted Thompson reveals diagnosis of autonomic disorder Ted Thompson, who was inducted into the Packers Hall of Fame on Saturday, released a statement through the Packers addressing his health.        ...
00:51, 05/09/2019

Siblings with rare genetic disorder receive new kidneys on same day from same donor A pair of Texas siblings born with a rare genetic disorder got the call they needed recently when they found out a deceased donor could provide them both with life-changing kidneys....
01:17, 05/08/2019

Carl Beech trial: VIP abuse accuser 'Nick' made 'totally unfounded claims' against military figures and politicians, court hears Police investigating an accuser's claims that a VIP paedophile ring had operated in Westminster found elements of his story were "totally unfounded and irredeemably contradicted", a court heard....
18:17, 05/14/2019

The Evolution of Online Eating Disorder Communities From Tumblr to Twitter Meme Online eating disorder subculture, pockets of the internet where largely young women and girls share inspiration and information on ED behaviors, has always been a black hole of calorie counting and exercising. Little has fundamentally changed since ...
18:34, 05/16/2019

Study suggests Alzheimer's is a double-prion disorder, may lead to new treatments Two proteins central to Alzheimer's disease -- amyloid beta and tau -- act as self-propagating prions, with higher levels linked to early-onset forms of the disease in younger people, researchers say....
00:00, 05/03/2019

California infant diagnosed with incredibly rare, incurable genetic disorder The parents of a nearly 8-month-old California boy are searching high and low for answers after he became one of an estimated 50 people to ever be diagnosed with a genetic disorder that currently has no treatment or cure....
21:34, 05/06/2019

NHS England, Biogen reach deal on pricey drug for deadly disorder England's National Health Service said it had reached a deal to pay for U.S. drugmaker Biogen Inc's expensive spinal muscle atrophy treatment Spinraza....
02:00, 05/15/2019

Apple's iPhone battery life claims are exaggerated, claims UK watchdog According to new tests conducted by UK consumer watchdog Which?, Apple is greatly overestimating the battery life of various iPhone models, with the iPhone XR falling particularly short of the manufacturer's 25-hour talk time claim.The independe...
07:34, 05/06/2019

Ex-‘Bachelor’ finalist says son’s birthmark mistaken for measles after treatment for rare disorder: 'I cried after that comment' A "Bachelor" finalist whose baby was born with a port wine stain covering half of his face was left in tears when strangers mistook his birthmark for measles....
19:00, 05/13/2019

Exclusive: Novartis pitches discounts on pricey gene therapy for deadly muscle disorder Novartis AG is offering price discounts in negotiations with U.S. health insurers on its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a treatment that could cost more than a million dollars, but the gesture comes with strings attached....
20:34, 05/10/2019

Nursing student born with massive birthmark caused by rare disorder undergoes life-changing surgery A 37-year-old nursing student from Iran who spent years of her life in and out of doctors’ offices and enduring callous remarks from strangers is rebuilding her life in New York after undergoing life-changing surgery on a birthmark that was taking ov...
10:17, 05/10/2019

You’re Not Getting Enough Sleep—and It’s Killing You At TED 2019, neuroscientist Matthew Walker argued that sleep deprivation is having a catastrophic effect on our health and safety—here are all the ways....
20:51, 04/28/2019

The dos and don'ts of helping your kid to sleep Getting kids to sleep is tough for any parent. Getting them to sleep in a world with so much to distract them is even tougher. The devices in our homes and pockets are designed to stimulate, excite and command our attention for as long as possible. K...
19:51, 05/09/2019

Melatonin for sleep: What to know Melatonin is a hormone that the body produces when it gets dark to signal that it is time to go to sleep. Melatonin supplements can help people with sleep problems get a good night’s rest. Learn more here....
02:00, 05/16/2019

How tech does (and doesn't) help babies sleep The truth is, technology probably does more to interrupt a child's sleep than help induce it Both exposure to screens and addictive routines can keep a kid awake. That said, certain gadgets, like a sleep clock, could help establish a healthy sle...
20:51, 05/21/2019

This $600 Sleep Robot Is Only Worth it if You're Tired and Alone If you’ve suffered the throes of chronic insomnia, you’ll do almost anything to fall asleep. Pills, guided meditation apps, vigorous exercise, melatonin, screen dimmers, aromatherapy diffusers, sleep tracking via fitness tracker, smart beds, bedtime ...
23:17, 05/22/2019

These $.25 Nasal Strips Did More Good For My Sleep Than Anything Else I Tried It isn’t just about how long you sleep (never long enough); the quality of your sleep is just as important. Does your sleep feel shallow? Barely under the surface of serious Zs? Do you wake up with a dry mouth? Have you been told you snore––or do you...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Sleep in a glass house in Chile At the new Puro Vik, hotel guests sleep in one of 19 isolated, luxurious glass houses. They're situated in the gorgeous Millahue Valley in Chile's wine country....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Why getting less than 7 hours of sleep can lead to heart disease Adults who regularly slept fewer than 7 hours per night have lower levels of certain “microRNAs” — molecules that play a key role in regulating vascular health, according to new research....
19:51, 05/03/2019

Get a Good Night's Sleep With a Set of Casper Sheets, Now 30% Off You shouldn’t skimp out on good sheets, an essential component of a good bed, and right now, some of our favorites from Casper are on sale. For a limited time, take 30% off sheet sets in three difference varieties — Airy Linen, Cool Supima, and Weigh...
20:51, 05/07/2019

Stop Letting Your Baby Sleep in a Car Seat Outside the Car It may seem convenient to let your sleeping baby continue snoozing in their car seat after you’ve reached your destination, but this could be putting them at risk, says a new study published in the American Academy of Pediatrics journal....
16:17, 05/21/2019

We are not gay, but we secretly kiss and sleep in the same bed | Dear Mariella You don’t need to define your sexuality, Mariella Frostrup tells a confused man, but you do need to stop second-guessing your lover’s motives and start working out what you wantThe dilemma I am a 30-year-old man and I had, until last year, identified...
18:00, 05/01/2019

How sleep and mood impact working memory Researchers assess which aspects of working memory are affected by age, sleep quality, and mood and whether these factors work in unison or independently....
17:17, 05/14/2019

Sleep apnea and cancer: Is there a link, and in what cases? New research analyzing a large dataset suggests there may be a link between sleep apnea and the likelihood of developing cancer, especially in women....
22:51, 05/21/2019

Bumblebees lose sleep looking after the young by napping half as much Worker bees tend to their queen’s eggs, feeding and grooming her offspring until they grow into adults – and they lose a significant amount of sleep doing the job...
18:34, 04/28/2019

We may never sleep again after watching this spider shoot itself at prey like a slingshot Spiders might not be the most pleasant creatures to see lurking around your home, but they serve an important purpose in dispatching flies and other pests that would otherwise be left unchecked. Many spiders are passive hunters, weaving webs and simp...
21:00, 05/15/2019

Sleep apnea tied to heart problems after surgery (Reuters Health) - People having surgery may be more likely to experience cardiovascular problems afterward when they have a common nighttime breathing disorder known as sleep apnea, a study suggests....
00:17, 05/15/2019

Mark Zuckerberg Builds Glowing "Sleep Box" For Wife Mark Zuckerberg said he built a glowing wooden box to help his wife Priscilla sleep better through the night without having to check her phone to see if it's time to look over their children....
07:00, 04/29/2019

ART's Nyck de Vries lost sleep over Ghiotto's Barcelona F2 pace ART Grand Prix driver Nyck de Vries admits he lost sleep over Luca Ghiotto's Formula 2 Barcelona feature race pace, before a U-turn in form to win the sprint race...
18:00, 05/13/2019

‘When I Sleep, I Dream Of War’: A View inside Iran As U.S. Escalates Rhetoric Over the past month, the U.S. ramped up pressure on Iran. We spoke with Iranians to see how they feel about the threat of war and U.S.-Iran relations....
01:34, 05/23/2019

Trump Interior chief not losing sleep over record CO2 levels U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt told a panel of U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday that he has not lost sleep over record amounts of carbon dioxide recorded in the Earth's atmosphere, which scientists warn are altering the global climate....
00:34, 05/16/2019

Finally Get a Good Night's Sleep With One of These Discounted Sound Machines Do you feel like you’re struggling to fall asleep every night? It can be hard for our brains to just shut off at the end of a long day. If you’re constantly tossing and turning, you might want to test out a sound machine. Luckily, you can take your p...
21:34, 05/19/2019

Exercise May Help Teens Sleep Longer, Better: Eat These Foods To Boost Stamina According to a recent study, published in Scientific Reports journal, workout and exercise not only helps in promoting endurance and strength, but may also help improve the quality of your sleep at......
18:34, 05/23/2019

Why Can’t We Sleep? by Darian Leader review – understanding our sleepless minds Are you so worried about not sleeping it’s keeping you awake? Why ‘sleep science’ has made insomnia worseThe complaint has become all too familiar: the phones by our bed are Trojan horses, brimming with enemy soldiers (demands, anxieties, distraction...
13:34, 05/23/2019

Prince William welcomes brother to 'sleep deprivation society' Duke and Duchess of Sussex could announce baby son’s name on WednesdayThe Duke of Cambridge has welcomed his younger brother to the “sleep deprivation society” as senior royals spoke publicly of their delight at the latest addition to the family.The ...
19:17, 05/07/2019

Like to nap? Mattress Firm's summer Snoozetern internship lets you sleep on the job Mattress Firm has an unusual summer internship, a Snoozetern position, in which you test mattresses and beds, and perhaps grab some Zs.        ...
16:00, 04/30/2019

Losing just 16 minutes of sleep a night could hurt job performance, study suggests A study published in the journal Sleep Health found losing as little as 16 minutes of shuteye a night can affect how productive you are on the job.        ...
21:51, 05/01/2019

Prince William welcomes Harry to the 'sleep deprivation society' – video The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have said they are thrilled with the arrival of the new royal baby and look forward to meeting him in the coming days. Speaking in Greenwich, south-east London, Prince William joked of welcoming his brother, the Duke...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Trump's interior secretary: I haven't 'lost sleep' over record CO2 levels Last week the Mauna Loa Observatory observed the highest levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere ever documented Donald Trump’s interior secretary hasn’t “lost sleep over”, the record-breaking levels of pollution heating the planet, he told US law...
00:34, 05/16/2019

Sleep Soundly Under the Stars Knowing You Saved 20% on Camping Gear From Backcountry If you’re big into camping, you’ll want to pitch a tent at Backcountry’s sale on camping gear, happening today only. Outdoor adventurers can save an additional 20% on tons of gear, including sleeping bags, packs, tents, and apparel. Many of the items...
01:17, 05/21/2019

Migrants sleep on ground, rig awnings at Texas Border Patrol station Reuters photos taken on Wednesday show adults and children outside the U.S. Border Patrol station for migrants in McAllen, Texas, sleeping on the ground and rigging up makeshift awnings with reflective blankets to shelter from the sun....
00:34, 05/16/2019

Sleep Drugs Like Ambien Will Get a New FDA Warning About Potentially Fatal Side Effects The Food and Drug Administration is forcing certain sleep drugs to carry a deadly serious warning about the rare, frightening side effects they can cause. The side effects, which have reportedly caused serious injuries and even deaths, include sleepw...
03:00, 05/01/2019

Top Court Refuses To Stay Madras High Court Order On Kiran Bedi's Powers The court declined to stay a Madras High Court order restricting Puducherry Lieutanant Governor Kiran Bedi's authority to act independently of an elected government in the Union Territory...
12:00, 05/10/2019

Appeals court allows Trump administration to force asylum seekers to wait out court process in Mexico SAN DIEGO (AP) — Appeals court allows Trump administration to force asylum seekers to wait out court process in Mexico....
06:17, 05/08/2019

Work stress and lack of sleep can make high blood pressure even deadlier People with high blood pressure who suffer from a combination of work stress and impaired sleep are three times as likely as those with no work stress and non-impaired sleep to die from cardiovascular disease, according to new research published in t...
12:00, 05/02/2019

The Uber drivers forced to sleep in parking lots to make a decent living A growing group who commute from places as far as eight hours away spend the night in their cars to pick up fares around San Francisco during the dayEvery Saturday morning before the sun rises, 35-year-old Uber driver Sultan Arifi rolls up the sleepi...
07:34, 05/08/2019

Idaho man quit his high-paying job to build beds for kids who sleep on the floor TWIN FALLS, Idaho (CNN) – A simple project to help a family in need stopped Luke Mickelson in his tracks. In 2012, he and his family were inspired to build and donate a bunk bed after learning there were local children who slept on the floor. C...
21:00, 05/07/2019

Watch Bethenny Frankel Revive "Go to Sleep!" for Sonja Morgan...Who Instead Falls to the Floor There are vacations and then there are The Real Housewives of New York City vacations. When the ladies of Bravo's Big Apple reality series go away, all bets are off. Sometimes men......
17:17, 05/23/2019

Appeals court allows Trump administration to send back asylum seekers to Mexico to wait out court process The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals late Tuesday granted the Trump administration's request to send asylum seekers back to Mexico to wait out court proceedings temporarily....
04:51, 05/08/2019

The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
18:00, 05/22/2019

On Pro Basketball: Draymond Green Has Never Been Better. Or This Quiet. Golden State’s Green is known for his constant stream of chatter, but of late he has redirected it from the referees to the game with results a teammate could only describe as “ridiculous.”...
18:00, 05/19/2019

Third of UK adults 'still sleep with childhood teddy', study shows More than a third of adults still sleep with their childhood teddy, with 15 per cent admitting they cannot sleep without it, according to a new survey....
23:34, 05/20/2019

On Pro Basketball: Losing the Lottery Might Be the Least of the Knicks’ Problems The promise of Zion Williamson was ejected from Madison Square Garden, a reminder of how difficult it will be for the Knicks to return to the center of the N.B.A. universe....
23:34, 05/15/2019

Five college basketball coaches who should consider following John Beilein to the NBA Here are five coaches who should consider going to the NBA -- just like John Beilein has done in leaving Michigan for the Cavaliers.        ...
19:34, 05/13/2019

US crowns men’s, women’s 3-on-3 basketball champs in Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — Before 3-on-3 basketball debuts in the Olympics, USA Basketball took it to Las Vegas. The men’s and women’s national championships went full-blown show time in looking for the four best athletes who hope to represent the ...
17:00, 05/05/2019

2 convicted in college basketball corruption trial A sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach have been convicted of bribery conspiracy at a trial that showed top college coaches were paid off to steer NBA-bound athletes to favored handlers        ...
00:51, 05/09/2019

Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging in stadiums. Then there are the insults and riots....
18:00, 05/22/2019

Johnny Juzang Signs NLI with Kentucky Men’s Basketball UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team added a versatile scorer with length and an ability to make an immediate impact with the signing of reclassified guard Johnny Juzang. The 6-foot-7 guard out of Tarzana, California, sig...
01:34, 05/11/2019

Malone: Game 6 skirmish just 'playoff basketball' Nuggets coach Michael Malone didn't think much of the minor skirmish between his team and the Trail Blazers in Game 6, calling the incident indicative of playoff basketball....
04:00, 05/12/2019

Joe Tsai Is Big in Business. Now He’s Taking On Women’s Basketball. Tsai, the new owner of the Liberty and part owner of the Nets, has made a fortune as a founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group. He’s hoping his skills can produce needed revenue for the W.N.B.A....
18:00, 05/19/2019

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 2020."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Pac-12 tries to boost men’s basketball, loosen transfer rule SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Pac-12 presidents voted to standardize nonconference schedules for men’s basketball and allow athletes to transfer within the conference without losing a season of eligibility. The Pac-12 also announced after its spring...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Clemson fires men’s basketball assistant implicated in trial COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson has fired men’s basketball assistant coach Steve Smith. His voice is heard on a federal wiretap at the ongoing trial into college corruption. University officials said Friday that the school would not renew Smith&#...
19:17, 05/03/2019

On Pro Basketball: Joel Embiid Is Having Fun, Making the Sixers Look Unstoppable A joyous windmill dunk capped a virtuoso performance that has made the Sixers, who lead the Raptors by 2-1 in their series, the most intriguing and entertaining conference contenders....
05:34, 05/04/2019

On Pro Basketball: Warriors Are Rolling and Rockets Are Rocked After Game 2 A series that threatened to devolve into complaints about a referee picked up when Stephen Curry and James Harden fought through injuries to inject some much-needed nobility into the proceedings....
17:17, 05/01/2019

St. John’s Hires Mike Anderson as New Men’s Basketball Coach The former Arkansas coach, taking over for Chris Mullin, said he wanted the Red Storm to be a team that opponents “don’t know what we’re going to do.”...
18:34, 04/28/2019

N.C.A.A. Basketball Trial: Guilty Verdicts on Bribery Conspiracy A prospective agent and a former shoe company consultant were convicted of conspiring to funnel money to coaches in exchange for help signing players to their agency....
00:17, 05/09/2019

Sports of The Times: The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
05:34, 05/04/2019

Baylor moving forward with plans for new basketball facility Baylor moving forward with plans to build new basketball facility on banks of Brazos River after $100 million gift from an anonymous donor        ...
03:00, 05/08/2019

UK Basketball Adds Small Forward Johnny Juzang Johnny Juzang – Photo by Rivals.com Johnny Juzang went on Instagram Friday night and revealed his college choice to be the University of Kentucky. Juzang is a 6’6″ small forward out of Studio City, California who is a four star. Riv...
01:34, 05/11/2019

Dawkins convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach were convicted of bribery conspiracy Wednesday at a trial that showed top college coaches were paid off to steer NBA-bound athletes to favored handlers. The verdict c...
23:17, 05/08/2019

Upstate NY Basketball Hall of Fame honor for Jim Boeheim Longtime Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim and former Orange player Jim Lee are to be inducted Sunday into the Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame        ...
22:00, 05/19/2019

Is North Carolina really committed to returning women's basketball to the top? From the way it handled Sylvia Hatchell's exit to its announcement of Courtney Banghart's hiring, UNC doesn't seem truly invested in women's basketball....
15:17, 05/02/2019

Kenny Blakeney to be named basketball coach at Howard Blakeney, a first-time head coach, has five years of experience coaching in the Ivy League and won two national championships as a player at Duke in the 1990s....
05:34, 05/03/2019

Michigan hires Wilson as women’s basketball assistant ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has hired Toyelle Wilson as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for its women’s basketball team. The school announced the move Monday. Wilson spent the past six seasons as an assistant at Baylor and wa...
00:00, 05/21/2019

Basketball figure denies bribing coaches to get clients NEW YORK (AP) — A former aspiring business manager for NBA players continues to insist he never bribed college basketball coaches to help him get future clients. Christian Dawkins was cross-examined Thursday as the last witness at a college hoops cor...
21:00, 05/02/2019

Iowa hires Billy Taylor as assistant basketball coach Iowa has hired former Lehigh and Ball State head coach Billy Taylor to be an assistant on Fran McCaffery's staff        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

Atlanta clothier pleads guilty in basketball corruption case An Atlanta clothier and former NBA referee has pleaded guilty in a college basketball scandal, admitting teaming up with ex-Auburn basketball assistant coach Chuck Person in a bribery scheme....
03:17, 05/08/2019

Two men convicted of bribery conspiracy in college basketball corruption trial The verdict capped a trial that forced the NCAA to confront corruption affecting basketball players at some of its elite programs.        ...
02:51, 05/09/2019

Basketball: CSKA and Anadolu Efes reach Euroleague final Continental basketball heavyweights CSKA Moscow and first-time finalists Anadolu Efes Istanbul will clash for the Euroleague title on Sunday after beating their respective rivals in contrasting fashion on Friday....
02:34, 05/18/2019

Why Rockets want to turn semifinal series against Warriors into basketball warfare The Rockets want to match what they see as the Warriors’ questionable physical tricks, and to do it with even more assertiveness and venom.        ...
18:00, 05/05/2019

On College Basketball: Players Hold Power Over the N.C.A.A., if They Feel the Hunger College athletes, who have had to settle for hollow victories in court, have the leverage to overhaul a system of sham amateurism and reap their share of the riches they bring....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum hospitalized after stroke Former Louisville coach Denny Crum was hospitalized this week after a stroke. He previously suffered a stroke in 2017.        ...
02:34, 05/22/2019

Eurosport partners EuroLeague Basketball and StubHub join forces "EuroLeague Basketball and StubHub – two key partners of Eurosport – have announced a new partnership that will see StubHub become the official ticketing partner, official fan-to-fan marketplace, and official VIP ticket sales partner of the Turkish A...
18:17, 05/01/2019

On Pro Basketball: ‘This One Hurts’: Rockets Despair After Warriors Eliminate Them From Playoffs The Rockets had a chance to finally vanquish the Warriors, playing without Kevin Durant and — for the first half, it seemed — Stephen Curry. But Golden State found a way....
17:00, 05/11/2019

If John Beilein Is Such A Good Person, Why Was He A College Basketball Coach? Longtime Michigan men’s basketball coach John Beilein announced yesterday that he’s leaving the university to take over as coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. It’s a move plenty of other college coaches have made before, but the departure of Beilein—r...
05:00, 05/15/2019

Shooting hoops: aerial views of basketball courts – in pictures Auckland-based photographer Petra Leary uses drones to capture aerial images of basketball courts across New Zealand. “My idea was to show the variety of styles and colours of the courts, and the geometry of the markings that people who use or pass t...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Kim Jong Un wants American basketball players to visit North Korea At least it’s one way he’s on the ball! North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un begged the US to send a team of “famous basketball players” as an assist to diplomatic relations, according to a report. The quirky dictator —...
18:17, 05/10/2019

U. of Arizona president defends men's basketball coach Sean Miller University of Arizona President Robert Robbins gave head men's basketball coach Sean Miller a vote of confidence as an FBI investigation into college basketball lingers over the program....
21:51, 05/09/2019

AAU basketball coach who sexually exploited more than 400 boys gets 180 years in prison Greg Stephen, who oversaw the elite Iowa Barnstormers program, was said by the judge to have “exploited, manipulated and abused children for almost two decades.”...
15:00, 05/03/2019

Yale basketball coach Jones signs extension through 2025-26 NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Yale men’s basketball coach James Jones has signed a contract extension to keep him at the school through the 2025-26 season. Jones is coming off a 22-8 season and an Ivy League championship. Yale didn’t announce t...
20:17, 05/16/2019

Study finds most sudden deaths in youth sports were in basketball The majority of sudden deaths in youth and middle school sports happen to boys at an average age of 13 on the basketball court, a NATA study found.        ...
01:17, 05/21/2019

College admissions scam mastermind was an ‘aggressive’ basketball coach The mastermind behind the sweeping college admissions scandal was also once an “aggressive” youth basketball coach who ran grueling, four-hour practices and teased kids as “meatpackers,” according to his former players. William “Rick” Singer mysterio...
23:51, 05/17/2019

AP Source: Michigan hires Juwan Howard as basketball coach ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Juwan Howard is coming back to Michigan. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Howard has agreed to a five-year deal to take over as coach of his alma mater. The person spoke on condition of ...
00:51, 05/23/2019

What recruiting experts are saying about Bronny James' basketball talent LeBron James' oldest son, "Bronny," showed off his skills in a big 15U matchup over the weekend. Recruiting experts offered up their thoughts on him.        ...
07:34, 05/15/2019

Ex-NBA referee pleads guilty in NCAA basketball bribery scandal A former NBA ref who went into the bespoke suit business pleaded guilty on Tuesday to paying bribes to former Auburn coach and professional player Chuck “The Rifleman” Person as part of the massive NCAA basketball bribery scandal that has resulted in...
02:17, 05/08/2019

Kansas man shot in head while playing basketball with daughter at park, police say A Kansas man suffered life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the head at a park while he was playing basketball with his daughter Saturday, police said....
14:17, 05/06/2019

Clemson severs ties with assistant basketball coach Steve Smith Steve Smith's future at Clemson began to come into question after his name surfaced during the second college basketball corruption trial.        ...
07:51, 05/04/2019

Basketball: Blazers' Lillard left in limbo by Warriors’ wall of defense Portland leading scorer Damian Lillard has had a difficult time with a hovering Golden State defense and, with his team facing elimination from the NBA Western Conference finals, the Trail Blazer All-Star has a decision to make....
02:00, 05/20/2019

Former Rutgers basketball star Kelvin Troy makes history in Ireland Kelvin Troy became the first American inducted into the Basketball Ireland Hall of Fame. He was a pioneer in more ways than one.        ...
01:17, 05/21/2019

Arizona confirms NCAA investigation into men's basketball program has started Arizona could be forced to vacate wins and/or NCAA tournament appearance in 2017-18 if NCAA proves allegations that players from that team took money.        ...
01:34, 05/05/2019

Spider-Man Interrupts Basketball Game, Runs Around And Crashes Into People Like A Dork The PBA Philippine Cup Finals are happening this week in Quezon City, Philippines, and Game 5 of the championship series between Magnolia and San Miguel was briefly interrupted by an uncoordinated man in a Spider-Man getup....
22:34, 05/10/2019

Former Iowa AAU basketball coach Greg Stephen sentenced to 180 years in prison Ex-Iowa AAU basketball coach Greg Stephen, who solicited explicit photos from more than 400 boys over a 20-year period, was sentenced to 180 years in prison....
16:00, 05/03/2019

Kim Jong Un eyed ‘famous’ basketball players to help smooth denuclearization deal In the lead-up to the February summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, North Korean officials reportedly requested “famous basketball players” be sent to North Korea to help mend relations between the two countries....
05:34, 05/10/2019

Michigan agrees to deal with former player Juwan Howard to become basketball coach Michigan basketball on Wednesday agreed in principle to hire former Fab Five player Juwan Howard as its next head coach. He replaces John Beilein.        ...
23:17, 05/22/2019

Basketball: Simmons, Bogut, Mills head Australia squad for World Cup Ben Simmons, Andrew Bogut and Patty Mills were among nine NBA players included in Australia's the 17-man squad for this year's basketball World Cup on Thursday....
14:34, 05/23/2019

NBA wants to reach more basketball fans in China. Tencent and Bytedance may help provide the answer The National Basketball Association is already reaching out to an audience of more than 600 million people in China — but it's not resting on its laurels....
00:51, 04/29/2019

Florida man tells cops playing basketball naked ‘enhances’ skills This naked Florida man was way out of bounds. Jordon Glen Anderson, 29, faces charges after he was busted without any clothes Sunday while shooting hoops at a public park in Longwood, police said. Officers were called to the scene around 7:30 p.m. wh...
00:00, 05/15/2019

University of Virginia basketball team will not celebrate championship at the White House The University of Virginia men's basketball team will not be celebrating its national championship with President Donald Trump at the White House, per a statement from the head coach released Friday....
19:00, 04/29/2019

College basketball's way-too-early preseason top 25 teams for the 2019-20 season Now that Virginia has won the national title, it's time to look ahead to the 2019-20 college basketball season. Here's an early look at the top 25.        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Baylor basketball is first women's team to accept Trump White House invitation The Baylor women's basketball team has accepted an invitation to visit the White House next week, making them the first women's sports team to have a championship celebration invitation by President Donald Trump....
20:51, 04/28/2019

Virginia declines, Baylor accepts White House visits after basketball titles The Virginia men's basketball team has declined, while the Baylor women's team has accepted a visit to the White House after NCAA tournament title wins....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Coach Tony Bennett says Virginia men’s basketball team will not visit White House The national champions would decline an invitation, Bennett said, because of logistical concerns with several players leaving school to prepare for the NBA draft....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Principal tried to hide stabbing of basketball coach at violence-plagued high school An assistant coach was stabbed after a girls basketball game between two Manhattan high schools — and now one of the principals is trying to hush up the violence at her troubled school, sources told The Post. Edward Reynolds High School had just defe...
06:34, 05/15/2019

The Mastermind Behind The College Admissions Scandal Used To Be A Crazy Middle School Basketball Coach The members of a middle school basketball team that represented a Jewish Community Center in Omaha, Nebraska, were not expecting the 2001 season to be an auspicious one. The previous season had produced mediocre results, and there was no reason to ex...
22:17, 05/16/2019

Mom booted from youth basketball tournament after she appears to trip player from opposing team Stunning video from a California youth basketball game Saturday appeared to show a mother trip a child of the opposing team while the boy was dribbling up the court....
20:00, 05/16/2019

Opinion: Hiring Juwan Howard as Michigan basketball coach is a major risk Juwan Howard returns to Michigan basketball with no head coaching experience and no track record of recruiting, which is a major cause for concern.        ...
01:17, 05/23/2019

Lakers won't replace Magic Johnson as president of basketball operations, per report It's the latest odd wrinkle in the Lakers' front office upheaval. General manager Rob Pelinka will report directly to owner Jeanie Buss.        ...
02:51, 05/18/2019

Trump hosts NCAA women’s college basketball champions at White House President Donald Trump on Monday hosted the Baylor University women’s basketball team in the Oval Office — the team’s third visit to the White House as national champions....
16:17, 05/01/2019

College Basketball Trial Reveals a Shoe Box Full of Cash and Other Recruiting Secrets Still in its first week, the trial has already lifted the veil over the shadowy world of recruiting — offering detail that is rare and, because of video surveillance by the F.B.I., remarkably vivid....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Lamar Odom returns to professional basketball after three years following overdose, health struggles Two-time NBA champion Lamar Odom is returning to basketball more than three years after being found unconscious at a Nevada brothel and nearly dying....
15:51, 05/03/2019

How a Philly basketball legend who helped raise Kobe Bryant keeps Joel Embiid focused Sonny Hill, known as The Mayor of Basketball, and 76ers big man Joel Embiid have struck up a friendship over box scores and life lessons.        ...
18:51, 05/07/2019

Penny Hardaway has Memphis basketball atop recruiting rankings after latest five-star addition Five-star forward Precious Achiuwa committed to Memphis basketball on Friday, giving coach Penny Hardaway the No. 1 recruiting class in the country.        ...
00:17, 05/18/2019

NBA draft: Brian Bowen moving past FBI college basketball scandal after year in Australia After a year in Australia, Brian Bowen is moving past the college basketball scandal that rocked Louisville as he prepares for the NBA draft combine.        ...
14:34, 05/17/2019

North Korea requested US send 'famous basketball players' to normalize relations: report North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un reportedly requested the U.S. send “famous basketball players” to the Hermit Kingdom in an effort to normalize the relationship between the two countries....
15:00, 05/10/2019

NCAA gave high schools a bigger role in basketball recruiting. Most states are abstaining. Only 18 of the 51 state high school associations are planning to put on recruiting showcase events this year, which were added in place of certain AAU tournaments....
22:00, 05/01/2019

Opinion: John Beilein's NBA move not a huge surprise, but is big loss to college basketball John Beilein was one of good guys in college basketball. His decision to leave Michigan for the Cleveland Cavaliers is big loss for sport.        ...
19:34, 05/13/2019

Wish granted: Virginia basketball coach Tony Bennett and his dad to play golf at Augusta National After his Cavaliers won the national championship, Bennett told Jim Nantz that he and his dad had a little bet involving an iconic golf course.        ...
05:34, 04/30/2019

Honoring women's basketball champs has been White House tradition — until President Trump While championship visits have become more sporadic across all sports under Trump, they've become rare for women's teams. Baylor will be first.        ...
12:51, 04/29/2019

Baylor women's basketball star apparently mocks White House's fast food spread President Trump welcomed Baylor University's Lady Bears to the White House on Monday to celebrate their 2019 NCAA Division I Championship win over burgers, fries, pizza and more, and it didn't stop top player Kalani Brown from poking fun at the food....
01:00, 05/01/2019

Basketball, castles and river boats: A look inside Huawei’s sprawling, Europe-inspired campus in China The campus design drew inspiration from around the world, with 12 sections based on architectural traditions from different countries, including France and Italy....
04:51, 05/17/2019

NCAA basketball champion Virginia declines White House invitation, cites logistical issues Virginia’s national basketball team won’t visit the White House to celebrate its national championship won earlier this month against Texas Tech.        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Mark Zuckerberg invents 'sleep box' to help his wife rest because 'being a mom is hard' The 34-year-old entrepreneur created a box that emits a soft light letting his wife know that it's OK to go back to sleep.        ...
20:51, 04/29/2019

Baylor women's basketball team gets fast-food feast at White House meeting with Trump The Baylor women's basketball team is the first female team to be honored by President Trump, but not the first to get fast food.        ...
00:51, 04/30/2019

Honoring women's basketball champs has been an annual White House tradition — until President Trump While championship visits have become more sporadic across all sports under Trump, they've become rare for women's teams. Baylor will be first.        ...
15:00, 04/29/2019

Sharks' OT goal counts, despite illegal hand pass: 'I'm sure they'll lose some sleep' San Jose Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson scored after an illegal hand pass, but on-ice officials didn't see it and the play wasn't reviewable.        ...
12:51, 05/16/2019

Ja Morant eager for NBA future: 'I just want to play basketball at the highest level' “Small market, big market, it doesn’t matter, I’m going to be happy,” Ja Morant, a top NBA draft prospect, said at the draft combine Thursday.        ...
04:51, 05/17/2019

Lebanon Dispatch: Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging in stadiums. Then there are the insults and riots....
12:51, 05/16/2019

US crowns men's, women's 3-on-3 basketball champs in Vegas Former NBA player Robbie Hummel led Ariel Slow & Steady to a 21-12 win over Ariel NYAC to win the men's title, while AP All-American Sabrina Ionescu led Oregon to a 21-20 victory over Drive        ...
10:17, 05/05/2019

North Carolina hires Princeton's Courtney Banghart to replace Syliva Hatchell as women's basketball coach Banghart replaces Sylvia Hatchell, a Hall of Fame coach who resigned April 18 after an external investigation.        ...
00:51, 05/01/2019

Czech spy claims are 'a lie', says Labour MP Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson has branded as "a lie" claims he was a Cold War spy who passed government secrets to communist Czechoslovakia in the 1960s....
21:00, 05/19/2019

Playoff master Kim claims Mediheal win Kim Sei-young birdied the first extra hole to win the LPGA Mediheal Championship in San Francisco on Sunday and improve her perfect playoff record to 4-0....
05:51, 05/06/2019

U.S. Jobless Claims Decreased Last Week The number of Americans filing applications for new unemployment benefits fell last week for the third consecutive week, pointing to a historically tight labor market....
15:51, 05/23/2019

These are the 43 most outrageous product claims of all time Cigarette makers and food companies are among firms responsible for some of the most misleading product claims, based on a 24/7 Wall St. assessment.        ...
13:17, 05/11/2019

Oldest F1 Team Claims Their Car Is Bad Because They're So Young There’s so much pre-season hype in Formula One that one of the best talking points of the year itself is how every single team but Mercedes chalks up their lack of competition. This time around, it happens to be that Ferrari—F1's oldest still-run...
17:34, 05/13/2019

Bucks investigating claims after partygoers become ill As the Milwaukee Bucks prepare for their first appearance in the Eastern Conference Finals since 2001, team officials are investigating claims that drinks were spiked at a party this week outside of their home arena, Fiserv Forum....
20:51, 05/12/2019

Bottas claims pole for Spanish GP "Formula One leader Valtteri Bottas put Mercedes on pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix on Saturday with team mate Lewis Hamilton qualifying alongside in a front row lockout."...
16:17, 05/11/2019

Venezuela: New protests as Maduro claims victory Acting President Nicolas Maduro has praised "loyal and obedient" troops for stopping an uprising orchestrated by the "coup-mongering far-right." He also accused them of trying to create a pretext for a US invasion....
23:51, 05/01/2019

Far-right Sweden Democrats axe MEP amid harassment claims Candidate accused of disloyalty after complaining that another female member was harassedThe far-right Sweden Democrats have removed a female MEP from their list of candidates for this week’s European elections, accusing her of disloyalty after she c...
03:51, 05/21/2019

US war against Iran is impossible, claims Iranian general Revolutionary Guards chief says presence of US aircraft carrier in Gulf poses no threatThe deployment of a US aircraft carrier to Iran’s regional waters is nothing but psychological warfare and part of a plan to intimidate Tehran, the head of the Rev...
00:51, 05/13/2019

Insurance claims from deadly California fires top $12B SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Insurance claims have topped $12 billion for the November wildfires in California, making them the most expensive in state history. The figure released Wednesday by Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara covers the fire that de...
23:00, 05/08/2019

IS claims responsibility for Iraq blast that killed 8 BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Baghdad market the previous day that killed 8 people. The extremist group released a statement early on Friday saying the bomber detonated his explosives ves...
13:00, 05/10/2019

Mom claims her 15-year-old son was targeted in fatal shooting The grieving mother of a 15-year-old who was fatally shot in the head in Harlem insisted Saturday that her son’s shooters “meant to kill him.” “My son was a good boy,” said devastated Dawn Bluford, 47, whose son, Jeremiah Draper, suffered a life-endi...
06:34, 05/19/2019

US weekly jobless claims total 212,000, vs 220,000 expected CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman break down the latest jobless claims, housing starts, building permits and Philadelphia Fed manufacturing numbers. Also at the table are Ken Langone, CEO of Invemed Associates and co-founder of Home Depot, ...
17:34, 05/16/2019

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fall First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 215,000 for the most recent week, up slightly from the 212,000 claims reported for the previous week....
15:51, 05/23/2019

WTA roundup: Kvitova claims title in Stuttgart No. 3 seed Petra Kvitova became the first woman to win multiple titles this season with Sunday's 6-3, 7-6 (2) victory over Anett Kontaveit at the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany....
04:17, 04/29/2019

Polish nationalists protest US over Holocaust claims Thousands of Polish nationalists have marched to the U.S. Embassy in Warsaw, protesting that the U.S. is putting pressure on Poland to compensate Jews whose families lost property during the Holocaust...
18:51, 05/11/2019

EU set to investigate Apple over Spotify's competition claims The European Union might just believe that Spotify's complaint against Apple has some merit. Financial Times sources have claimed that EU competition commissioners have decided to launch an antitrust investigation into allegations that Apple un...
02:00, 05/06/2019

GOP congressman claims Russia has nukes in Venezuela Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart says if the Maduro regime survives, it could be an open door for the Russians and Chinese to affect U.S. national security.        ...
21:00, 05/01/2019

Investor claims FirstGroup board 'destructive' An activist investor in bus and rail operator FirstGroup has claimed its board is "destructive" as it seeks to shake up the company's management team....
21:34, 05/13/2019

The Latest: Russia’s Lavrov says US claims are ‘untrue’ CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 10:55 a.m. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has characterized a phone call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about the crisis in Venezuela as ha...
17:17, 05/02/2019

US weekly jobless claims fall more than expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 220,000 for the most recent week, down from the 228,000 claims reported for the previous week....
17:00, 05/16/2019

Beyoncé Claims Two Top 10 Spots on the Billboard Chart The singer’s “Homecoming” is No. 4 after a full week of sales, and her 2016 album “Lemonade” re-entered at No. 9 after a wide release on major streaming services....
21:17, 04/29/2019

McDonald's investigated over racism and harassment claims in Brazil Federal prosecutors say complaint presents ‘worrying evidence’ of sexual harassment and discriminationIt was a busy day at a McDonald’s branch in São Paulo. Marcelo says he was struggling to keep up with demand while manning the chips and white meat ...
22:34, 05/21/2019

Buyer beware, these are the 43 most outrageous product claims of all time Cigarette makers and food companies are among firms responsible for some of the most misleading product claims, based on a 24/7 Wall St. assessment.        ...
02:34, 05/12/2019

Mayawati Will Join Hands With BJP After Results, Claims Her Ex-Aide Congress leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui, who was with the Bahujan Samaj Party until last year, claimed on Wednesday that Mayawati will be under so much pressure after the election results that she will......
16:00, 05/15/2019

Art dealer claims she was cheated out of commission on $1M Cassatt sale A Manhattan art dealer was iced out of a hefty commission after selling a $1 million Mary Cassatt painting to a fancy Fifth Avenue gallery, a new lawsuit claims. Plaintiff Christine Keefe says in court papers that she brokered the sale of the pastel-...
04:00, 05/11/2019

Woman claims she was shot 4 times in Tennessee gunfire: 'God isn't done with me yet' Two days after an off-campus house party near Tennessee State University erupted in gunfire, one woman who claims to be among the seven people wounded took to Twitter to thank God for her new lease on life.  ...
10:34, 05/01/2019

ISIS Claims 3 Of Its Terrorists Blew Themselves In Sri Lankan Raids The ISIS group has claimed responsibility for three men who blew themselves up in clashes with Sri Lankan police, the militant group said in a statement....
18:17, 04/28/2019

CBOE Claims Three Top Awards From Futures And Options World: CHICAGO, IL -- December 10, 2013 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today was named "U.S. Options Exchange of the Year" for the second consecutive year at an awards ceremony during Futures and Options World magazine's Derivatives World Lo...
11:51, 05/02/2019

Man to stand trial on claims he flushed grandparents’ ashes MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a western Pennsylvania man must stand trial on charges he flushed his grandparents’ ashes down a toilet after his mother kicked him out of her home. Thomas Wells faces two counts of abuse of a corps...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Taliban claims ongoing attack on NGO in Kabul; at least 9 injured The Taliban has claimed responsibility for an attack on the offices of Counterpart International in Afghanistan's capital on Wednesday, which set off a huge explosion and injured at least nine, officials said....
14:51, 05/08/2019

Rosenqvist claims first IndyCar pole at Indianapolis road course Felix Rosenqvist grabbed his first IndyCar pole by edging five-time champion Ganassi team-mate Scott Dixon in a very cold Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course qualifying...
04:34, 05/11/2019

Ebola outbreak claims more than 1,000 lives in eastern Congo The Ebola outbreak raging in eastern Congo has claimed more than 1,000 lives — and violence in the region is impeding official efforts to combat the deadly disease. Treatment centers in the towns of Butembo and Katwa have come under repeated attack f...
19:34, 05/04/2019

Saudi Arabia claims oil pipeline was attacked by drones Saudi Araba said drones attacked one of its oil pipelines as other assaults targeted energy infrastructure elsewhere in the kingdom on Tuesday, shortly after Yemen’s rebels claimed a coordinated drone attack on the Sunni power. The assaults marked th...
14:34, 05/14/2019

Kirchner’s former accountant released from jail after explosive claims Victor Manzanares, the former accountant of the Kirchner family, was released yesterday on his own recognizance yesterday by the judges of the TOF5 court trying suspected money-laundering at the Los Sauces hotel owned by the Kirchners....
16:34, 05/18/2019

#MeToo Movement Takes On the Big Mac of Sexual Harassment Claims A group of 10 women who worked for McDonald’s restaurants in nine different U.S. cities, including four teenagers, on Tuesday filed federal sexual harassment charges against the fast-food behemoth....
02:00, 05/22/2019

ISIS Claims First Attack in the Democratic Republic of Congo Islamic State propagandists said the group was responsible for an assault that left eight Congolese soldiers dead. It was the group’s first Congo attack....
18:51, 04/28/2019

The Word "Hindu" Is Not Indian, Claims Kamal Haasan Facing severe backlash over his recent Hindu extremist remarks, Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan Friday claimed that the very term ''Hindu'' was not a native description, but only a......
01:34, 05/18/2019

International worries grow over US claims of Iranian threat International worries that the Trump administration is sliding toward war with Iran flared into the open amid skepticism about its claims that the Islamic Republic poses a growing threat to the U.S. and its allies in the Persian Gulf and beyond ....
07:34, 05/15/2019

Researcher claims life may still exist on Mars, but it’s probably hiding As far as we know, there’s no life that currently exists on Mars. Missions to the Red Planet have yielded tantalizing clues that life may have existed at some point in the past, but no living organisms have ever been spotted by any rover or oth...
15:17, 05/12/2019

Former Rep. Issa: Schiff knows he's been 'disingenuous' about Trump-Russia claims Former Rep. Darrell Issa said Monday on "Outnumbered Overtime" that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff "knows" that he was "disingenuous" when he claimed he had evidence that President Trump colluded with Russia....
00:34, 05/14/2019

Massachusetts fines Wynn Resorts $35M over sex misconduct claims Massachusetts gaming regulators on Tuesday fined Wynn Resorts Ltd $35 million for not disclosing sexual misconduct allegations against founder and former CEO Steve Wynn but allowed the casino operator to keep the license for its new $2.6 billion casi...
15:00, 05/02/2019

CBOE Claims Two Top Awards from Futures And Options World: CHICAGO, IL -- December 6, 2012 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today was named "Exchange of the Year, North America," and "U.S. Options Exchange of the Year" at an awards ceremony during Futures and Options World magazine's Derivatives ...
15:51, 05/02/2019

| Tragedy as accident claims lives of 7 sani2c staff The organisers of the KAP sani2c race have confirmed that seven of their event crew were killed when the vehicle they were travelling in was involved in a head-on collision....
04:17, 05/20/2019

Hyundai, Kia concealed airbag problem, suit claims Consumers sue over vehicles sold containing airbags manufactured by U.S. supplier TRW and the German technology leader that acquired TRW in 2015, ZF Friedrichshafen....
05:17, 05/03/2019

Some Republicans unsettled by Trump’s sweeping claims of immunity Senior House Republicans are breaking with Donald Trump over the president’s legal claims that Congress can’t investigate whether a commander in chief violated the law. That view, advanced by Trump’s personal attorney and the White House counsel lat...
23:51, 05/20/2019

Exeter alumni demand more from school over sex abuse claims Alumni from a prominent New Hampshire prep school are accusing the administration of failing to deliver promised reforms after a slew of complaints accusing staff members of sexual misconduct that dated back decades....
23:00, 05/22/2019

Trump calls out Pelosi for temper tantrum claims: ‘It’s all such a lie’ President Trump accused House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of lying on Wednesday night after she claimed that he threw a “temper tantrum” at the White House and stormed out of a meeting. Pelosi recounted the alleged incident in a letter to the De...
07:17, 05/23/2019

New report claims PS5 might cost $499, launch in November 2020 The PlayStation 5 isn’t going to be unveiled anytime soon, yet we keep seeing an increased number of reports detailing its features. Sony already confirmed some of them, including backwards compatibility and ultra-fast SSD storage, while AMD we...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Center-right Ciudadanos claims leadership of Spain's opposition The head of Spain's center-right Ciudadanos ('Citizens') said his party would take on the leadership of the country's opposition, after the Socialist Party of Pedro Sanchez claimed victory in Sunday's national election....
03:00, 04/29/2019

Ilhan Omar claims she's Trump's 'biggest nemesis' Rep. Ilhan Omar branded herself as President Trump’s “biggest nemesis” because she’s a “nightmare” for the White House that wants to use her “identity to marginalize our communities.”...
14:17, 05/07/2019

EU belittles U.S. claims as 'frankly childish' at WTO Airbus hearing A European Union trade lawyer fired withering put-downs at U.S. claims for damages due to subsidies for European planemaker Airbus in a recording of a dispute hearing made available by the World Trade Organization (WTO) on Tuesday....
01:00, 05/01/2019

Adata claims crown of world's cheapest 1TB SSD with $86 offer Pioneer’s reign as the cheapest per terabyte SSD didn’t last long as another storage manufacturer, Adata, is now selling the Ultimate SU650, a 0.96TB SSD, for $85.99 at popular online retailer, NewEgg, until Monday 20. Granted it is not...
18:17, 05/16/2019

Large claims dent Swiss Re first-quarter profit Reinsurer Swiss Re's first-quarter net profit fell 6.1% to $429 million as claims from large losses offset a 5.5% rise in net premiums, it said on Friday....
08:51, 05/03/2019

Delhi Man Claims Mismatch Between Vote Cast By Him, VVPAT Slip The Election Commission on Monday asked the Delhi Chief Electoral Office to inquire into the allegations of a man who claimed that he was dissuaded from complaining about a mismatch between the vote......
20:51, 05/14/2019

Report: Marine Corps punished instructors over hazing claims PARRIS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The Marine Corps has punished at least eight drill instructors amid allegations of hazing and abuse at a training center in Parris Island, South Carolina. Marine officials and documents obtained by The Washington Post say i...
16:00, 05/16/2019

U.S. Seizes North Korean Ship It Claims is a Sanction-Buster The United States has seized a North Korean vessel it claims was engaged in sanctions-busting behavior, exporting the country’s coal while importing heavy machinery and other goods. The ship, called M/V Wise Honest, was detained at an unknown locatio...
00:34, 05/10/2019

Sex offender arrested for sword slay claims to be serial killer The tatted sex offender who was recently busted in New York for allegedly murdering an elderly man with a sword is now claiming to be behind a whole series of slayings across the country — dating back to when he was 12, officials said Wednesday...
05:17, 05/09/2019

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

Breakfast cereals: 'Almost zero correlation' between health claims and nutritional content Four recent studies examined claims appearing on the packaging of food items. They compared the claims with reality and found a significant mismatch....
18:51, 05/13/2019

Doping: Report clears WADA of Scott bullying claims Canadian Olympic gold medallist Beckie Scott faced some harsh words but was not bullied during a heated World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) meeting, an independent report concluded on Wednesday....
06:00, 05/16/2019

Tory treasurer cleared of false campaign spending claims Scotland Yard has dropped a case against a former treasurer of the Conservative Party accused of making false declarations about the party's 2015 election campaign in key marginals, the Standard has learned....
14:17, 05/10/2019

House Panel Investigates Obstruction Claims Against Trump Lawyers The House Intelligence Committee has opened an inquiry into Michael D. Cohen’s claims that lawyers for President Trump and his family helped shape false testimony....
00:51, 05/15/2019

Islamic State claims it killed 11 soldiers in northeastern Nigeria Islamic State (IS) killed 11 Nigerian soldiers in an attack on the northeastern town of Gajiganna, the group claimed through its news agency AMAQ on Saturday....
01:34, 05/12/2019

Russian Man Jailed For Buying F-16 Manuals, Claims They Were For Flight Sims A Russian national is currently being held in Weber County, Utah, after being arrested and charged with “conspiring against the United States, smuggling and violating the Arms Export Control Act”. All over what he claims are some manuals he was using...
08:17, 05/14/2019

Pakistani Taliban faction claims responsibility for Lahore blast A Pakistani Taliban faction claimed responsibility for a blast that killed at least nine people in the eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday, the militants said in a statement....
10:00, 05/08/2019

Rookie Rosenqvist claims 1st pole at IndyCar Grand Prix INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Swedish rookie Felix Rosenqvist won the pole for Saturday’s IndyCar Grand Prix by edging teammate Scott Dixon in qualifying Friday. Rosenqvist finished with a fast lap of 1 minute, 8.2785 seconds. Dixon, of New Zealand, made...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Police: Harlem fire claims 6 lives, including 4 children HARLEM, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Fire Department says six people, including four children, were killed in an early morning blaze in a Harlem apartment building. Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro says they received a call reporting the blaze at 1:40 a.m....
13:00, 05/08/2019

Concacaf president Montagliani says Canada abuse claims were treated seriously The former president of Canada Soccer says the women who have come forward with allegations of abuse are ‘courageous as hell’Speaking at length for the first time about abuse allegations within Canada’s elite women’s soccer programs, Concacaf preside...
17:51, 05/07/2019

BJP's Tajinder Bagga Trends As He Claims 2 am Arrest Over Rally Violence Tajinder Bagga, a Delhi BJP leader, alleged today that he was arrested at 2 am in Kolkata hours after the Amit Shah roadshow that ended in clashes, arson and vandalism of a statue of iconic Bengali......
16:00, 05/15/2019

Trump claims China tariffs help US, trade talks ‘congenial’ WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says trade talks between China and the U.S. are continuing in a “very congenial manner” despite new tariffs the U.S. imposed Friday on $200 billion in Chinese imports. Trump tweeted Friday that the...
18:51, 05/10/2019

Here's Drake's Response to Claims He Underwent Plastic Surgery to Get a 6-Pack Drake's physique is all natural... and he's not afraid to make it known. The 32-year-old rapper was most definitely feeling himself on Thursday evening when he took to Instagram......
09:51, 05/17/2019

Skeptical U.S. Allies Resist Trump’s New Claims of Threats From Iran The Trump administration is laying the groundwork for major military action against Iran, but it may have a hard time rallying domestic and international support....
05:17, 05/15/2019

Israel claims its troops didn't kill paraplegic Palestinian The Israeli army has closed a criminal investigation into the death of a paraplegic Palestinian man shot while demonstrating along Gaza's border with Israel in 2017, saying the probe found "no evidence" that its soldiers fired the fatal bullet....
20:34, 05/17/2019

Sex offender busted for Florida murder claims to have killed 32 people The tatted sex offender nabbed on an L train platform for the murder of an elderly Florida man told reporters Friday that he was responsible for 32 slayings. After waiving extradition to Florida in Manhattan Criminal Court, Nicholas Gibson, 32, made ...
22:34, 05/17/2019

Many BJP MLAs Will Join Congress After Poll Results, Claims KC Venugopal Congress General Secretary K C Venugopal Monday claimed that several BJP legislators would join his party after the Lok Sabha poll results are declared and dismissed speculation about the longevity of......
09:17, 05/14/2019

Gautam Gambhir Using Duplicate For Campaigning, Claims AAP; Tweets Photo Gautam Gambhir, the BJP's East Delhi Candidate, has placed his duplicate to campaign for him as he has a problem with the heat, Delhi's Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia alleged today, amid the......
14:17, 05/10/2019

Turkey denies torture claims by journalist Deniz Yücel Turkey's Foreign Ministry has denied claims that the German-Turkish journalist was tortured in prison near Istanbul. It has also rejected a warning from Germany that Turkey should stick to the UN anti-torture convention....
06:00, 05/13/2019

New round of claims against vendors, bondholders on tap in Puerto Rico bankruptcy Puerto Rico’s federally appointed oversight board will file another round of lawsuits against government vendors and bondholders, Luc Despins, a lawyer representing unsecured creditors in the U.S. commonwealth's bankruptcy, said on Thursday....
02:17, 05/17/2019

Islamic State Claims It Killed 10 Soldiers in Northeastern Nigeria Islamic State (IS) killed 10 Nigerian soldiers in an attack on the northeastern town of Magumeri, the group claimed through its news agency AMAQ on Saturday....
01:00, 05/05/2019

Report Claims Google Could Be Pulling Huawei's Android License Google has halted some of its business operations with Huawei, Reuters reported Sunday, in what would be a devasting hit to the Chinese telecommunications company.Read more......
00:00, 05/20/2019

India's Election Commission rejects ballot tampering claims India's Election Commission rejected opposition fears of possible tampering of electronic voting machines ahead of the counting of votes Thursday that will determine the outcome of the country's mammoth national elections....
11:34, 05/22/2019

| Pogacar wins Tour of California as Bol claims final stage Tadej Pogacar won the Tour of California on Saturday, finishing safely in the pack as Cees Bol crossed the line first in a chaotic finish to the seventh and final stage....
10:00, 05/19/2019

Proposal for 'confirmation' Brexit vote as May claims to offer new deal Labour's Brexit spokesman has suggested Theresa May could end parliamentary deadlock by including a "confirmatory" public vote as part of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill (WAB) - as the PM claims to offer a "bold" new deal....
08:17, 05/19/2019

India’s Election Commission rejects ballot tampering claims NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s Election Commission has rejected opposition fears of possible tampering of electronic voting machines ahead of Thursday’s vote-counting to determine the outcome of the country’s mammoth national elections. A...
11:34, 05/22/2019

CNN's Chris Cuomo claims Antifa is a 'good cause,' immediately gets pushback CNN anchor Chris Cuomo went to bat for Antifa on Monday night, arguing that what he called the group's "good cause" was not equivalent to the positions espoused by neo-Nazis and white supremacists -- but his panelists pushed back right away....
02:51, 05/01/2019

IS claims bomb attack targeting US-backed force in Syria A spokesman for a U.S.-backed force in Syria says a suicide bomber from the Islamic State extremist group detonated his explosives on a road in northern Syria, targeting a joint convoy belonging to the force and the U.S.-led anti-IS coalition....
00:00, 05/21/2019

‘Jeopardy!’s James Holzhauer claims 20th straight win with $1.5M tally It’s lucky No. 20 for “Jeopardy” champion James Holzauer. On Wednesday night, the professional gambler notched his 20th straight victory on the popular game show, earning $101,682 and bringing his total to $1,528,012. The 34-year-ol...
15:34, 05/02/2019

Lawmakers Bring Familiar Claims From Michael Cohen Into the Open House investigators appeared to be interested in his testimony that lawyers for President Trump and his family helped shape his false testimony about a Trump Tower proposal in Moscow....
07:51, 05/21/2019

Kellen Winslow Jr. rape accuser claims ‘he threatened to kill me’ VISTA, Calif. — A female hitchhiker who accused former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping her after he picked her up testified Tuesday that she did not flee or defend herself because the muscular football star had threatened to kill her. Winslow...
07:00, 05/22/2019

BJP Candidate In Trouble For Lunch With Trinamool Leader Claims "Plot" A BJP candidate in trouble after meeting with a Trinamool Congress leader has alleged that he was tricked and the media had been called before his arrival to create a false impression. Anupam Hazra,......
21:17, 04/30/2019

BJP Candidate Claims Trinamool Placed Special Mark On Voting Machines Bengal's BJP candidate Anupam Hazra has accused the ruling Trinamool Congress of placing a special mark against its election symbol in the Electronic Voting Machine to draw the voters' eye....
16:00, 05/19/2019

Report: Ky. jail didn’t properly probe sex harassment claims SANDY HOOK, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky state investigator says state prison officials in Elliott County didn’t properly investigate allegations that a prison supervisor was sexually harassing guards. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the Kentucky ...
10:00, 05/20/2019

Indian Army claims it found ‘abominable snowman’ footprint The Indian Army on Monday claimed it had sighted the footprints of Yeti, more commonly known as the “abominable snowman,” earlier this month at a Nepalese base camp....
08:34, 04/30/2019

Gujarat BJP Says Exit Polls "As Expected", Congress Dismisses Claims Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Sunday expressed confidence that the exit poll predictions on the Lok Sabha elections would be reflected in the actual results when they are announced on May 23,......
22:00, 05/19/2019

'Yeti' footprints sighted, claims Indian Army tweet For centuries, humans have been searching for the Yeti -- and now, in an unceremonious tweet, the Indian Army is claiming to have found evidence of the mythical Himalayan monster....
09:34, 04/30/2019

Designer claims £100,000 kitchen sank after neighbours built new basement An interior designer is locked in a court battle with her wealthy neighbours over claims their basement extension has caused her floor to sink and ruined a £100,000 kitchen....
14:34, 05/20/2019

Ben Carson Claims His Humiliating Oreo Gaffe Was All Part of the Game Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson had a rough Tuesday. Now, he’s blaming his gaffe(s) on a radical Democratic conspiracy to make him look like an utter imbecile....
23:17, 05/22/2019

Study Claims US Youth Suicides Up After Netflix Show, Cause Unclear Suicides by young Americans rose by nearly a third in the month following the 2017 debut of popular Netflix television drama series 13 Reasons Why, a study claimed....
13:34, 04/30/2019

Potholes are painful. Buick claims it can ease the pain, so we tested one Buick developed QuietTuning to mitigate the noise, rattle and shock of hitting potholes. We tested it to see if the ride is smooth and quiet.        ...
16:00, 04/30/2019

Fact checking Donald Trump’s claims from the past week The “no-collusion” chorus sang loudly this past week, with President Donald Trump in full-throated roar and even Russian President Vladimir Putin chiming in....
22:34, 05/04/2019

Ex-elevator chief suing NYCHA over claims of improper firing The NYCHA elevator chief who was ousted after an anonymous complaint alleged that he was racist and misogynistic is suing the embattled public-housing agency and two of its executives over his firing. Ivo Nikolic says in his Manhattan Supreme Court l...
04:51, 05/21/2019

David Gaudu claims biggest win of his career at the Tour de Romandie "David Gaudu powers through the pack to take the biggest win of his career to date at the Tour de Romandie and it was the first WorldTour race he triumphed in."...
22:51, 05/03/2019

Brexit Party faces review over foreign donation claims The Electoral Commission today visited Nigel Farage's Brexit Party offices to review its funding systems amid concerns over potential foreign donations....
19:34, 05/21/2019

Chinese State Media Hits Out at 'Fabricated' US Tech Claims The United States has "fabricated" accusations that China forces firms to hand over technology in exchange for market access, China's top Communist Party newspaper said on Saturday....
14:34, 05/18/2019

Campenaerts hits back at Wiggins over claims he should swap teams "Victor Campenaerts has hit back at claims made by Bradley Wiggins that he should swap teams by stating he is very happy to remain with Lotto Soudal."...
17:51, 05/23/2019

Benedetti claims heroic first win on stage 12, Polanc seizes pink "Italy’s Cesare Benedetti denied compatriot Damiano Caruso and Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar in a thrilling five-up sprint to win an explosive stage 12 of the Giro d’Italia as Slovenia’s Jan Polanc took over the race lead from teammate Valerio Conti."...
17:51, 05/23/2019

| Brilliant Rohwer claims Investec Royal Swazi Open Martin Rohwer claimed his first Sunshine Tour title in spectacular fashion as he led from the opening to the closing round of this season’s edition of the Royal Swazi Open....
22:00, 05/04/2019

Facebook could have nearly 5 billion dead users by 2100, research claims Hundreds of millions of "dead profiles" will be added to Facebook's network in the next few decades, a study found, raising questions about how the data of the deceased is being handled....
15:51, 05/01/2019

Chinese state media hits out at 'fabricated' U.S. tech claims The United States has "fabricated" accusations that China forces firms to hand over technology in exchange for market access, China's top Communist Party newspaper said on Saturday, the latest salvo in a bitter trade war....
12:51, 05/18/2019

US weekly jobless claims drop to the lowest level since 1969 First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 211,000 for the most recent week, up from the 202,000 claims reported for the previous week....
18:51, 04/28/2019

Aaron Carter Claims Michael Jackson Did One Thing "That Was a Little Bit Inappropriate" Aaron Carter is speaking up. In a newly released clip of the former child star for his upcoming appearance on Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Family Edition, Carter brought up an......
14:17, 05/21/2019

BJP Will Get Me Killed By Securitymen, Claims Arvind Kejriwal. Cops React Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday claimed the BJP would have him killed by his personal security, setting up a confrontation with the Delhi police that provide security cover to the Aam......
21:34, 05/18/2019

Woman claims botched 'at-home' tattoo landed her in hospital A 20-year-old woman who settled for a cheap tattoo after being told her selected parlor was fully booked said she will always “completely regret it” after she landed in the hospital with a massive infection....
18:34, 05/23/2019

Priests, nuns now required to report sex abuse claims, Vatican says The requirement is part of a sweeping new law aimed at overhauling how the Roman Catholic Church deals with accusations of clerical sex abuse and coverup....
23:34, 05/09/2019

A Week Since Easter Bombings in Sri Lanka, ISIS Claims 3 More Attackers Emotional vigils replaced Sunday Mass as churches remained closed. The Islamic State said that three of its fighters had died in a police raid on Friday....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Rape survivor claims school threatened expulsion if she spoke out: suit A former William Jewell College student has filed a lawsuit claiming administrators threatened expulsion if she broke her silence about being raped by a football player. The Kansas City-area woman identified only as “A.P.” claims official...
23:51, 05/08/2019

Trump Claims Money Hemorrhaging Truck Startup Will 'Buy' GM Lordstown Plant After months of urging General Motors not to close the Lordstown, Ohio plant that until recently made the slow-selling Chevrolet Cruze, President Donald Trump now says the automaker may have have found a buyer of sorts. It’s an electric truck company...
20:34, 05/08/2019

Anita Hill slams Biden in op-ed, claims Dem might have slowed #MeToo by decades Anita Hill took aim at Joe Biden once again Thursday, arguing that the #MeToo movement against sexual misconduct might have begun sooner if the Democratic Party's 2020 front-runner would have done a better job of handling her claims of sexual harassm...
09:17, 05/10/2019

Apple’s iPhone battery life claims are greatly exaggerated, study says Apple is exaggerating the maximum battery life for several of its iPhones, a new consumer advocacy report concludes. According to UK consumer group Which?, in tests of nine iPhone models, all of them fell short of Apple’s battery life claims by...
21:00, 05/07/2019

November wildfires become most expensive in California history as insurance claims top $12 billion. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — November wildfires become most expensive in California history as insurance claims top $12 billion....
23:00, 05/08/2019

Mike Pompeo rejects Canada's claims to Arctic route as 'illegitimate' Speech to Arctic Council delegates prompted frustration and surprise among experts and government officialsThe US secretary of state Mike Pompeo has rejected Canada’s claims to the Northwest Passage as “illegitimate,” in a high-profile foreign policy...
19:17, 05/07/2019

Alabama state senator claims colleagues 'raped women' with abortion ban Democratic State Sen. Bobby Singleton blasted his colleagues in Alabama, suggesting that they "raped women" by passing a ban on nearly all abortions....
21:34, 05/15/2019

Nearly Half of Juul's Followers on Twitter Last Year Were Teens, Report Claims Juul says that it has aggressively attempted to curb the use of its products by teens amid ongoing pressure from the Food and Drug Administration, but youth may have made up a significant percentage of the brand’s social following on Twitter in 2018,...
11:00, 05/21/2019

Bayer to pay $2 billion after losing suit that claims weedkiller Roundup causes cancer Bayer AG on Monday was ordered by a California jury to pay $2 billion to a couple who say they were diagnosed with cancer after using the company's weedkiller Roundup....
01:17, 05/14/2019

New Zealand speaker claims suspected serial rapist working in parliament Claim follows review into bullying and harassment that uncovered three allegations of serious sexual assaultThe deputy leader of New Zealand’s opposition party has called for an investigation after the parliament’s speaker suggested there was a rapis...
06:34, 05/22/2019

Fact Check: Trump’s Inaccurate Tariff and Trade Claims in Florida President Trump, at a rally on Wednesday night, wrongly described the revenue generated from tariffs on China and exaggerated the effect of a trade deal with South Korea....
07:00, 05/09/2019

30 hammerhead sharks died in captivity in France; some ate each other, conservation group claims An aquarium in France is facing legal action over the deaths of 30 scalloped hammerhead sharks, which a marine wildlife conservation group claims were mistreated over an eight-year period in captivity....
22:51, 05/15/2019

Indian Army Claims of ‘Yeti’ Footprints Causes Social Media Frenzy A tweet from the Indian army has unleashed a storm of controversy on social media.  It claimed on the microblogging site that an Indian military expedition found footprints that belong to the fabled Yeti.  ...
14:17, 05/02/2019

U.S. consumers sue Bumble Bee, Chicken of the Sea, StarKist over 'dolphin-safe' tuna claims U.S. consumers sued Bumble Bee, Chicken of the Sea and StarKist, accusing the country's three major packaged-tuna brands of deceiving them into thinking their tuna is caught only through "dolphin-safe" fishing practices....
19:51, 05/14/2019

Adam Gase claims innocence in first words on Mike Maccagnan firing Jets coach Adam Gase denied he won a power struggle when the team fired general manager Mike Maccagnan last week. “I disagree with that, as far as a power struggle, because whoever is getting hired is going to have the same role — control of th...
03:34, 05/21/2019

Kenyan president's office denies claims he is 'missing' after China trip The chief spokesperson for Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta denied claims Kenyatta was absent at public events after speculation went rife about his whereabouts on social media....
16:51, 05/15/2019

Natalie Portman Speaks Out About Moby's ''Disturbing'' Dating Claims: He Was ''Being Creepy'' Natalie Portman is setting the record straight on her rumored relationship with the singer Moby. In his tell-all memoir, the singer claimed to engage in a brief but romantic fling with......
09:00, 05/22/2019

DR Congo: Ebola claims over 1,000 lives, Guterres commits ‘whole’ UN system, to help ‘end the outbreak’ Now in its tenth month, the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has claimed more than a thousand lives, prompting Secretary-General António Guterres to throw the support of “the whole United Nations system” into stemming the ...
22:17, 05/08/2019

Roger Federer beats Gaël Monfils in Madrid and claims 1,200th win • Federer saves match points and wins 6-1, 4-6, 7-6 (3)• Novak Djokovic eases to 6-1, 7-6 (2) victory against ChardyRoger Federer, as only he would dare to do, serve-volleyed on a second serve to save one of two match points and then went on to claim...
21:34, 05/09/2019

Trump slams 2020 Dems as ‘lunatics,’ claims Barr did ‘fantastic’ job President Trump said Wednesday that Attorney General William Barr did a “fantastic” job testifying in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee — and accused the three 2020 Democratic hopefuls who questioned him of acting like “...
11:51, 05/02/2019

Cyprus killings: Police chief apologises amid negligence claims Cyprus' new police chief has apologised over the force's handling of a serial killer case, amid accusations that negligent police work allowed him to murder more people....
02:17, 05/08/2019

Venezuela crisis: Maduro claims victory over 'deranged' coup attempt President blames Trump imperialists and ‘coup-mongering far right’ as rival Juan Guaidó calls for more protestsNicolás Maduro claimed his troops have thwarted a botched attempt to topple him masterminded by Venezuela’s “coup-mongering far right” and ...
16:17, 05/01/2019

Facebook lawsuit claims Zuckerberg is liable in Cambridge Analytica scandal A Delaware lawsuit claims Mark Zuckerberg should be held liable for the scandal surrounding the political consultant Cambridge Analytica.        ...
23:51, 05/02/2019

Chinese state-run paper says US claims of forced tech transfer are 'fabricated' The United States has "fabricated" accusations that China forces firms to hand over technology in exchange for market access, China's top Communist Party newspaper said Saturday....
11:17, 05/18/2019

Stacey Abrams again claims she won Georgia governor’s race: ‘I’m not' a good sport Failed Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams again claimed she won the 2018 contest on Friday, despite losing to now-Gov. Brian Kemp, and telling supporters that “I’m not a good sport.”...
04:34, 05/05/2019

Doris Day’s publicist breaks silence on grandson’s claims that manager blocked him from seeing her Doris Day’s publicist Charley Cullin Walters is coming forward to address allegations made by the late star’s grandson that her longtime manager barred her from seeing him....
18:17, 05/17/2019

BA Province Lower House speaker takes leave over sex abuse claims Female member of PRO has accused the speaker of the Buenos Aires Provincial Legislature, Manuel Mosca, of sexual abuse. Mosca is the husband of national Senator Gladys González....
19:17, 05/10/2019

10-year-old migrant girl died in US custody last September, report claims A 10-year-old migrant girl from El Salvador died while in custody of the US government after crossing the border, a report said on Wednesday. The young girl entered an Office of Refugee Resettlement facility in San Antonio, Texas, on March 4, 2018 wh...
07:17, 05/23/2019

Islamic State group claims Sri Lanka bombings that killed hundreds Terrorist group assumes responsibility for the string of Easter bombings that killed over 320 people in Sri Lanka, targeting churches and luxury hotels....
22:51, 04/28/2019

London Marathon runners taunted about weight, speed, pacer claims Runners competing in the London Marathon allegedly endured taunts about weight and speed while completing their 26.2 miles last Sunday, an official race pacer claims....
05:34, 05/03/2019

Lawsuit Claims School Bus Driver Dragged Biracial Student On Purpose According to a CNN report, Brenda Mayes, a Utah mother, is suing a former driver for dragging her son from a bus approximately 150 feet. The lawsuit cites the driver’s “racial animus” and intent to harm....
09:00, 05/12/2019

Trump claims China will pay for tariffs — but the burden falls on U.S. businesses, consumers Trump has minimized the worth of China's purchases of U.S. goods and services, misstated the trade deficit and ignored the inevitable rise in many costs to consumers when imports are heavily taxed....
23:17, 05/10/2019

Jim Jordan claims vindication after Ohio State sex abuse report released Ohio GOP Rep. Jim Jordan is claiming vindication after the release of a report on a sexual abuse scandal at Ohio State University that showed there is no evidence he or other assistant coaches at the school knew about the allegations.“They talked to ...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Australia's ruling Coalition claims election victory in major upset Scott Morrison’s government set to hang on to power despite polls predicting his demise It was billed as the climate change election, and the climate lost.Despite enduring its hottest year on record and a series of environmental calamities that have ...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Trump calls Rex Tillerson 'dumb as a rock' after claims about Putin meeting President Trump mocked Rex Tillerson as "ill prepared" and “dumb as a rock” as he disputed his former secretary of state's claim that Russian President Vladimir Putin was more prepared than him during a 2017 summit....
15:51, 05/23/2019

Indian Prime Minister Modi’s party claims re-election victory NEW DELHI — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi party claimed it had won re-election with a commanding lead in Thursday’s vote count, while the stock market soared in anticipation of another five-year term for the Hindu nationalist leader. Elec...
16:00, 05/23/2019

India's ruling party claims victory with wide lead in votes Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party claimed it won reelection with a commanding lead in Thursday's vote count, while the head of the main opposition party conceded a personal defeat that signaled the end of an era for modern...
16:51, 05/23/2019

US weekly jobless claims lowest since 1969; unemployment rolls shrink First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 205,000 in the most recent week, up slightly from the 196,000 claims reported for the previous week....
18:51, 04/28/2019

'Transformative changes' are needed to save nature and ourselves, major climate report claims A range of "transformative changes" -- like a revamped food production system and reworked financial sector -- are needed to save nature and humanity, according to the first United Nations assessment on the state of nature in 15 years. ...
19:34, 05/05/2019

Islamic State claims 'province' in India for first time after clash in Kashmir Islamic State (IS) claimed for the first time that it has established a "province" in India, after a clash between militants and security forces in the contested Kashmir region killed a militant with alleged ties to the group....
17:34, 05/11/2019

William Barr doubles down on campaign spying claims, slams Democrats Attorney General William Barr doubled down in a new interview Friday on his claims that President Trump’s 2016 campaign was spied on — and vowed to get to the bottom of “exactly what happened” with counterintelligence activities. In an interview with...
18:00, 05/17/2019

AT&T claims selling user location data wasn't illegal, but stops doing it We reported about two weeks ago that all four major carries in the United States are defendants in class action suits, which claim that they sold user location data to third-party companies. Well, it looks like the issue isn't whether or not they did...
01:51, 05/19/2019

Novartis vows to fight U.S. price-fixing claims against Sandoz unit Novartis on Monday said claims of price fixing against its Sandoz generics unit amid a U.S. probe of 20 drugmakers are without merit, with the Swiss company vowing to fight allegations in a lawsuit filed last week....
11:51, 05/13/2019

Meat Prices Are Set to Climb as Swine Fever Claims China's Hogs U.S. meat suppliers say they expect China’s outbreak of African swine fever to lead to higher prices for pork and bacon, and eventually to push up meat prices globally....
19:17, 05/19/2019

Lawsuit Alleges NFL Directed Insurance Carrier To Deny Disability Claims A medical clinic in Illinois is accusing the NFL of instructing its insurance carrier to deny claims made by former players under the auspices of the league’s disability plan. The allegations are outlined in a lawsuit that also accuses the league of ...
20:17, 05/03/2019

Mayor claims mafia TV show 'Gomorrah' causes rise in violent crime Naples mayor Luigi de Magistris has claimed that episodes of violent crimes skyrocket in the Italian city whenever the popular TV series Gomorrah is shown....
14:17, 05/07/2019

Veganism? His ‘creed.’ Access to vegan food? This firefighter claims it’s his human right. In a complaint to the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, Adam Knauff argues that the government discriminated against him by ignoring his dietary needs....
00:00, 05/23/2019

10,000 bogus claims: Trump’s assault on the truth reaches an unthinkable milestone One of the ways Trump has rewritten the political playbook: He has made a substantial portion of the country believe that, as long as you agree on policy or have a common enemy, the truth doesn't matter....
21:51, 04/29/2019

Susan Sontag was true author of ex-husband's book, biography claims Sontag: Her Life says she wrote Freud: The Mind of the Moralist by Philip Rieff, whom she married at 17A new biography of Susan Sontag is set to claim that the American writer was the true author of her first husband Philip Rieff’s seminal work Freud...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Top Dem claims Mueller report shows Russia ‘artificially’ placed Trump in White House A top Democratic lawmaker claimed Wednesday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia report shows Moscow “artificially” placed President Trump in the White House -- despite the report finding no evidence of Trump-Russia collusion. ...
20:34, 05/08/2019

Tyreek Hill 'categorically denies' child-abuse claims, lawyer says in letter to NFL Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill “categorically denies” child-abuse claims made by his fiancée, his lawyer said in a letter to the NFL on Thursday....
15:51, 05/03/2019

Jim Jordan Claims Vindication, but Inquiry Says Talk of Abuse at Ohio State Was Rampant An investigation into a team doctor’s sexual abuse found no hard evidence that coaches like Mr. Jordan knew, but it said dozens of other coaches acknowledged rumors of the doctor’s predatory behavior....
01:51, 05/18/2019

Intel Agencies Scan Records After Sri Lanka Claims India Link To Blasts Indian intelligence agencies are conducting background checks on all Sri Lankan nationals and tourists who visited India in the last four months. Special focus is being paid to ones who visited......
22:51, 05/04/2019

Navy SEAL War Crimes Trial in Turmoil Over Claims Prosecutors Spied on Defense An email sent by prosecutors contained hidden software that could track if anyone read or forwarded it, lawyers for a Navy SEAL accused of gunning down civilians say....
01:51, 05/18/2019

Southwest Airlines updates family boarding policy after same-sex couple claims discrimination Two men said they were stopped with their three young children and the children's grandmother during family boarding on a flight to Fort Lauderdale.        ...
20:51, 05/08/2019

Natalie Portman denies Moby’s ‘disturbing’ dating claims: It 'felt inappropriate' Natalie Portman is setting the record straight on Moby’s “disturbing” claim that the pair dated nearly two decades ago, accusing the Grammy-nominated musician of being a “creepy” older man....
19:51, 05/22/2019

Canada nixes ‘safe country’ policy from Harper-era as asylum claims rise The policy divided refugee claimants based on where they were from. Refugee rights would be limited if on a list of 42 countries deemed safe - such as the United States and most of Europe....
14:00, 05/18/2019

Venezuela's Maduro claims to have defeated 'coup,' as rival Guaido urges more protests Venezuela's embattled President Nicolas Maduro has claimed his troops have defeated a "coup" attempt amid calls by opposition leader Juan Guaido for protesters to return to the streets Wednesday....
00:00, 05/02/2019

UNAIDS says its top executive is leaving immediately, after claims he mishandled sexual assault allegations GENEVA (AP) — UNAIDS says its top executive is leaving immediately, after claims he mishandled sexual assault allegations....
16:00, 05/08/2019

Kamala Harris claims Democrats Gillum, Abrams would have won in 2018 'without voter suppression' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., claimed Sunday that former Democratic gubernatorial candidates Stacey Abrams and Andrew Gillum would have won in 2018 if not for "voter suppression."...
17:34, 05/07/2019

Biden mistakenly claims Margaret Thatcher, who died in 2013, is worried about Trump Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden reportedly had to correct himself over the weekend after telling donors Margaret Thatcher is concerned about the United States under President Trump....
20:51, 05/06/2019

New NRA President Claims Black Privilege Is the Reason Rep. Lucy McBath Won Her 2018 Election Rep. Lucy McBath (D-Ga.) is the mother of Jordan Davis. In 2012, Davis was mercilessly gunned down after a crazed white man shot into a car full of teens who were playing loud music outside of a gas station and later used the National Rifle Associati...
02:17, 05/07/2019

Google staff share claims of company retaliation in town hall meeting As promised, Google employees who led the large-scale walkouts in November have held a town hall meeting to share more allegations of a retaliatory culture at the company. Bloomberg understands that Claire Stapleton and Meredith Whittaker provided "m...
20:34, 04/28/2019

NYPD mistook relative’s ashes for heroin in Brooklyn raid, family claims A Brooklyn family claims bumbling cops raided their home for drugs and snatched up small capsules they thought contained heroin — but were actually the ashes of their dearly departed patriarch....
00:17, 05/19/2019

Navy SEAL's murder trial delayed over defense claims of prosecutor misconduct A judge in the court-martial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with war crimes in Iraq said on Wednesday the trial would start at least a few days late as lawyers on both sides grappled over allegations that prosecutors illegally snooped on the defens...
06:17, 05/23/2019

BJP Claims Rajiv Gandhi Gave "Instructions To Kill" In 1984, Fact-Checked The BJP on Thursday said it was "on record" that the Nanavati Commission into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots had found "instructions to kill came directly from then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi's office", a......
17:00, 05/09/2019

Lawsuit claims Buffalo Wild Wings would refuse service to black customers A former Buffalo Wild Wings employee is suing the company for creating a “racially hostile work environment,” claiming that their managers allowed employees to discriminate against black customers....
01:34, 05/23/2019

Report claims thousands of North Korean women sold into sex slavery in China Thousands of North Korean women and girls are being trafficked and sold into sexual slavery in China, where many are sold as wives to Chinese men while others are forced into prostitution or to live stream sex acts against their will, a new report cl...
13:00, 05/21/2019

Carl Beech trial: VIP paedophile accuser claims he was abused by Jimmy Savile​ A man accused of lying about a Westminster VIP paedophile ring claimed he was abused by his stepfather and Jimmy Savile in his first recorded police interview, a court has heard....
19:17, 05/16/2019

Scott Morrison claims animal testing bill is 'action' on extinction crisis PM’s claim after landmark UN report turns out to be a law that restricts testing of make-up on animals Scott Morrison has identified a bill that restricts testing make-up on animals as an example of his government “taking action” on the extinction of...
11:34, 05/09/2019

Duterte administration hits back at claims president is involved in drug syndicate Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's administration has strongly denied he has links to a drug syndicate, dismissing explosive allegations made by a man who went by the online pseudonym "Bikoy."...
05:17, 05/08/2019

Super Micro will move chip production out of China to avoid spying claims Server maker Super Micro is moving production out of China in a bid to allay US customer's concerns about spying, even though independent tests have shown no evidence of cyber espionage. The company has also announced its plans to expand its own...
00:17, 05/03/2019

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

Indonesia President Joko Widodo Wins Re-Election Amid Claims Of Cheating Incumbent President Joko Widodo won last month's Indonesian election with 55.5% of votes against 44.5% for his challenger, retired General Prabowo Subianto, the election commission's official count......
03:34, 05/21/2019

US briefing: abortion pills, Syria chemical attack claims, Toxic America Wednesday’s top story: Data shows 21,000 women ordered abortion pills online in six months. Plus, Tarantino delivers a dazzling requiem for HollywoodSubscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s esse...
13:17, 05/22/2019

Fact-checking Trump's claims Obama 'did nothing' to stop Russian election interference As Washington was glued to Attorney General William Barr's public hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, President Donald Trump renewed his allegation that President Barack Obama "did nothing" to stop Russian interference in the ...
20:00, 05/02/2019

Flash Electronics Files Suit Against Royal Enfield For Patent Infringement; RE Refutes Claims Domestic electronic and electric component maker Flash Electronics India Ltd has filed a law suit against motorcycle maker Royal Enfield in the US. The suit has been filed for patent infringement of......
15:00, 05/21/2019

Denise Richards claims husband, Aaron Phypers, is adopting 7-year-old daughter, Eloise Denise Richards revealed this week her husband Aaron Phypers is adopting her youngest child, Eloise, whom Richards adopted herself in 2011 as a single mom. ...
03:51, 05/12/2019

Senator claims Trump may use Iran threat to sell bombs to Saudis without Congress' approval U.S. President Donald Trump's administration plans to use a loophole and rising tensions with Iran to sell bombs to Saudi Arabia, Senator Chris Murphy said on Wednesday....
04:34, 05/23/2019

Woman claims she was separated from newborn after testing positive for opiates because of poppy-seed bagel Less than 24 hours after a mother in New York gave birth, her baby was taken from her after she tested positive for opiates — despite claiming she did not taking any drugs....
18:00, 05/14/2019

Trump defends China tariffs and claims 'great patriot farmers' will reap benefits Trump promises new deal with China can be reached soonChinese retaliation prompted huge stock market sell-offDonald Trump continued to defend his trade war with China on Tuesday, claiming “great patriot farmers” in the US would benefit from tariff in...
23:51, 05/14/2019

Sex offender arrested in 'unusually gory' murder of elderly man claims involvement in six more killings: cops A convicted sex offender who was arrested in New York City in connection with an “unusually gory” killing of an elderly Florida man told authorities he had been involved in at least six other murders....
15:17, 05/09/2019

Johnny Depp Claims Amber Heard ''Painted-On Bruises'' as Defamation Lawsuit Escalates The war of words between Johnny Depp and ex-wife Amber Heard continues to escalate. The Pirates of the Carribean star has submitted a lengthy declaration of support for his defamation......
14:17, 05/21/2019

Boxing News at Five: Wilder claims he still wants a ‘body’ on his record, Pulev prepares for a sexual harassment course Deontay Wilder has some more nasty things to say about Dominic Breazeale ahead of Saturday's fight, and Kubrat Pulev has his wrists slapped The post Boxing News at Five: Wilder claims he still wants a ‘body’ on his record, Pulev prepares for a sexual...
22:34, 05/15/2019

Graham unveils bill to end asylum claims at US border, return minors to home countries Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., on Wednesday unveiled a bill that would end asylum claims from Central America at the border and return unaccompanied minors to their home countries -- a targeted effort to tackle the escalating migration crisis....
18:51, 05/15/2019

Attorney for Ohio State athletes making sexual-abuse claims says many are ex-football players Attorney preparing lawsuit against Ohio State for ex-athletes claiming sexual abuse by team physician says most of his clients were football players.        ...
01:34, 05/19/2019

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow admits to infidelity, claims sex was consensual as rape trial starts Trial starts for former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II, who faces allegations of raping three women and victimizing two others.        ...
01:17, 05/21/2019

Pakistani 'hero' doctor Afridi 'skeletal,' deprived of legal rights, attorney claims It has been more than eight years since U.S. Navy SEALS ceremoniously raided the compound and killed the most wanted man in the world – September 11 mastermind, Usama bin Laden. And while the world’s eyes are now set on eliminating other terrorist ta...
14:00, 05/16/2019

Fact-checking claims Nadler is breaking precedent by allowing staff members to interview Barr House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler is poised to hold a committee vote Wednesday to allow staff members to question Attorney General Bill Barr during a Thursday hearing. Barr has said he will not attend the hearing if the House Judiciary sticks to ...
05:17, 05/01/2019

Trump administration asks for $23M to train Border Patrol agents to decide credible fear claims The Trump administration is requesting $23 million for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services officers to train U.S. Border Patrol agents on how to carry out credible fear screenings of migrants on the southern border, according to a House aide....
05:34, 05/10/2019

Family of UBS banker Scott Hapgood denies claims he killed hotel worker Kenny Mitchell The family of a Connecticut man accused of killing a hotel worker in Anguilla is countering claims about how and when the victim died and maintains the Caribbean worker was alive the last time they saw him.  ...
01:17, 05/11/2019

Creator claims Lenovo stole foldable Moto Razr video it played at a press event Khan's Moto Razr render. [credit: Waqar Khan ] Lenovo's smartphone division has once again been caught misleading the press on its future p...
08:00, 05/18/2019

MSNBC's Chris Matthews slams Barr’s ‘skullduggery,’ claims he lied about Mueller report's findings MSNBC's host Chris Matthews, criticized Attorney General William Barr saying his March 24 memo to Congress that summarized the conclusions of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Trump-Russia collusion had a "soft landing" and was "def...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Mueller's hiring of partisan officials undermined findings, not Barr's summary, Texas lawmaker claims Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe says Robert Mueller himself, not Attorney General Bill Barr, undermined the public’s confidence in the Russia investigation report after hiring biased officials to the Special Counsel’s team....
18:17, 05/01/2019

House Panel Approves Contempt for Barr After Trump Claims Privilege Over Full Mueller Report The House Judiciary Committee voted to hold Attorney General William P. Barr in contempt after President Trump asserted executive privilege over the full Mueller report....
00:51, 05/09/2019

Jose Mourinho claims Man Utd star Paul Pogba is not solely responsible for club's problems Jose Mourinho believes Paul Pogba is not the only one to blame for Manchester United's torrid season - and suggests the club's hierarchy should take responsibility....
15:17, 05/15/2019

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count....
12:51, 05/23/2019

Johnny Depp says Amber Heard painted fake bruises on her face to ‘fabricate’ domestic violence claims Johnny Depp has accused his ex-wife Amber Heard of painting fake bruises on her face in order to “fabricate” claims of domestic violence against him – while claiming he was the true victim of abuse in their turbulent marriage....
14:51, 05/21/2019

Australia federal election 2019: Scott Morrison claims Coalition win for 'the quiet Australians' – politics live Coalition has won Australian election after Bill Shorten concedes Labor defeat. Follow all the updates and analysis, liveLive election results as they come inWhich policies have gained support in today’s vote? The swingometer: see which electorates a...
17:00, 05/18/2019

Trump administration to give Border Patrol agents authority to decide asylum claims on the spot: Sources The Department of Homeland Security is racing to implement a plan that would give federal law enforcement on the border the authority to conduct interviews with asylum seekers who fear returning to their home countries, according to two sources with ...
21:17, 05/02/2019

Attorney In Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Tiger Woods Claims His Restaurant's Management Deleted Video Evidence The family of Nicholas Immesberger filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Florida court yesterday against Tiger Woods, his girlfriend Erica Herman, and Woods’s restaurant The Woods Jupiter, where Herman is a manager, alleging that the staff overserved Imm...
23:34, 05/14/2019

‘Saturday Night Live’ alum Chris Kattan claims he broke his neck during sketch, leading to drug addiction “Saturday Night Live” alum Chris Kattan claimed in his upcoming memoir that he broke his neck while performing a sketch which led to years of drug addiction struggles....
18:00, 05/04/2019

A news report says right-wing activists made false sexual assault claims against Buttigieg. It’s a charge rooted in homophobia. Internet provocateur Jacob Wohl and lobbyist Jack Burkman allegedly tried to convince young gay Republicans to say Buttigieg sexually assaulted them, the Daily Beast reports....
23:00, 04/30/2019

Meghan Markle receives stern message from Queen Elizabeth after scolding staff over eggs, claims royal expert In the days leading up to her wedding to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle received stern words from Queen Elizabeth II over eggs, according to a royal expert....
23:17, 05/03/2019

Michael Cohen claims he helped handle racy 'personal' photos for Trump ally and Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. Joshua Roberts/Reuters Evangelical leader and Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. reportedly asked Trump fixer Michael Cohen for a personal favor in 2015. Falwell said someone had come into possession of "personal" photographs — the...
02:51, 05/08/2019

Gold ship hoax: Executives jailed over 'sunken treasure ship' claims Three executives of a South Korean company, which claimed to have found a sunken Russian treasure ship containing billions of dollars in gold, have been jailed, months after their scam fell apart....
06:17, 05/02/2019

US destroyer sails in disputed South China Sea to ‘challenge excessive’ claims by China For the second time this month, the U.S. destroyer Preble sailed near islands claimed by China in the disputed South China Sea while the two countries engage in a trade fight....
09:51, 05/20/2019

Veteran Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson says claims he was a Cold War spy are a 'complete fabrication' Veteran Labour MP Geoffrey Robinson has strongly denied claims he was a spy for communist Czechoslovakia during the Cold War, calling the accusations "a complete fabrication"....
06:51, 05/20/2019

Cohen Claims Trump’s Lawyer Encouraged Misleading Congress About the Trump Tower Moscow (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump’s former fixer, Michael Cohen, told Congress it was Trump’s personal attorney, Jay Sekulow, who suggested he tell lawmakers that the negotiations for Trump Tower Moscow ended in January 2016, ev...
05:00, 05/21/2019

Emma Bunton claims Spice Girls 'love the drama' of hook up rumors Emma Bunton insisted that the group is amused by the salacious headlines about "Scary Spice" Mel B and "Sporty Spice" Horner hooking up in the 1990s.        ...
01:51, 05/02/2019

Fact Check: Fact Checking Trump’s Inacurrate Tariff and Trade Claims in Florida Rally Speech President Trump, at a rally on Wednesday night, wrongly described the revenue generated from tariffs on China and exaggerated the effect of a trade deal with South Korea....
18:17, 05/09/2019

'They were beautiful kids': Harlem fire at city-owned building claims 6 lives, including 4 children Six people, including four children, were killed Wednesday when an overnight fire ravaged an apartment in a city-owned Harlem building, fire and police officials said.        ...
14:51, 05/08/2019

Virgil Abloh Responds to Claims Off-White Is Too White After facing public backlash from photos showing a too-white staff, Off-White™’s creator Virgil Abloh clarifies that he does, indeed, have plenty of Black Friends....
02:51, 05/05/2019

'Brexit tensions partly to blame,' charity claims, as racist offences double on TfL rail network in space of four years Racist offences on Transport for London's (TfL) rail network have doubled in the space of four years, with a leading anti-hate crime charity saying Brexit tensions could be partly to blame....
14:17, 05/05/2019

Horse Seeks Justice In Court Maximum Security and his entourage of humans are not going to take his controversial Kentucky Derby disqualification lying down, even after those scoundrels down at the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission summarily denied the bay colt’s formal protest e...
04:17, 05/10/2019

R Kelly returns to Chicago court After R Kelly appeared in court for a hearing Tuesday, his attorney told reporters he's still waiting for prosecutors to hand over videotape of what another attorney, Michael Avenatti, says shows the singer having sex with an underage girl. (May...
01:17, 05/08/2019

Man Charged In Fatal Bar Shooting To Appear In Court LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The man accused of killing one person in a shooting at a Lexington bar is set to appear in court for arraignment Friday afternoon. Police say an altercation back in April, between 69-year-old Larry Walters and 68-year-old Jam...
18:17, 05/17/2019

Man pours acid on himself in London court Defendant had just been sentenced for fraud offences at Inner London crown courtA defendant in court was critically injured when he doused himself with a noxious substance while in the dock.A female dock officer was also injured but did not need hosp...
16:17, 05/01/2019

Huawei CFO Meng set to appear in Canada court Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou is set to appear in a Canadian court on Wednesday to begin what is expected to be a long legal battle against the United States' request that she be extradited to face fraud charges....
14:17, 05/08/2019

Court caught in credibility crisis (again) Friends and foes of Cristina Fernández de Kirchner alike immediately interpreted the trial postponement as her virtual acquittal, which it obviously was not – even a punctual trial could not end fast enough to prevent an elected president from potent...
20:00, 05/18/2019

What the Supreme Court is doing behind closed doors Recent late-night orders, an abrupt dismissal of a case after oral arguments, and long-pending appeals that have fallen into a black hole at the Supreme Court have cast fresh scrutiny on the inner workings of America's top tribunal....
19:00, 04/29/2019

Deadly Shooting Suspect In Court LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)- A man accused of murdering a woman in Lexington is due in court for his first appearance. James Ragland, 28, of Ragland is accused of murdering a 27-year-old woman outside the Fox Club on Winchester Road. His arrest citation ...
12:51, 05/23/2019

Abortion ban aims for U.S. Supreme Court, but won’t get there soon Alabama’s virtual ban on abortion is the latest and most far-reaching state law seemingly designed to prod the Supreme Court to reconsider a constitutional right it announced 46 years ago in the landmark Roe v. Wade decision....
11:51, 05/16/2019

Slovak court rejects to ban parliamentary far right party Slovakia's Supreme Court has dismissed a request by the country's prosecutor general to ban a far-right party that has 14 seats in the country's parliament....
13:00, 04/29/2019

Editor looks to top court acquittal over Erdogan 'insult' The editor of a Turkish Cypriot newspaper says he believes the supreme court in the breakaway north of ethnically divided Cyprus will again find him not guilty of insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan should prosecutors appeal a lower cour...
15:51, 05/22/2019

Loophole could keep young terror suspects out of US court The Justice Department's ability to charge minors for supporting terrorist groups has been hampered by a 2018 Supreme Court decision, forcing prosecutors to hand off at least one such case to local authorities in a state without anti-terrorism laws....
11:51, 05/07/2019

EU top court throws out citizens' climate suit The European Court of Justice ruled that individuals cannot sue the EU over inaction in the climate crisis. Lawyers for the "People's Climate Case" have vowed to appeal the decision....
19:00, 05/22/2019

Court rules measles vaccine is still mandatory in NYC New York City can continue to enforce its measles vaccination mandate, a court has ruled. The decision came just a day after city health officials ordered the closure of a Queens Yeshiva in continued attempts to combat the measles outbreak. A group o...
06:34, 05/15/2019

Spanish court to rule if Puigdemont can run in EU election MADRID (AP) — Spain’s Supreme Court will decide whether Carles Puigdemont and two other Catalan separatists who fled abroad to escape arrest will be able to run in next month’s European Parliament elections. A court on Saturday ruled to s...
15:34, 05/04/2019

Elon Musk will go to court over 'pedo guy' comments Elon Musk hasn't had success avoiding a trial over his accusations that cave rescue diver Vernon Unsworth was a "pedo guy." Judge Stephen Wilson has determined that the defamation lawsuit is strong enough to go to trial, with the court battle d...
03:00, 05/11/2019

Nick Kyrgios storms off court: 'Emotions got the better of me' Australia's Nick Kyrgios apologises after forfeiting his second-round match at the Italian Open after walking off court against Norway's Casper Ruud....
02:51, 05/17/2019

NFL notebook: Kraft ordered to appear at next court date Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, was ordered to appear in West Palm Beach, Fla., for a hearing on the admissibility of video evidence in his prostitution and solicitation case....
05:51, 05/04/2019

Armenian ex-president's case sent to higher court An Armenian court has halted proceedings in the trial of former President Robert Kocharian in connection with a deadly police crackdown and transferred the case to the constitutional court....
21:17, 05/20/2019

Court filing seems to show that the DOJ favors Qualcomm Earlier this year, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) opposed Qualcomm in a 10-day nonjury trial that was heard by Judge Lucy Koh. You might recall that she was the judge who heard the original Apple v. Samsung patent infringement case back in 2012. ...
00:00, 05/04/2019

Judge orders Kraft to appear at next court date Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, was ordered to appear in West Palm Beach, Fla., for a hearing on the admissibility of video evidence in his prostitution and solicitation case....
14:51, 05/03/2019

U.S. top court allows App Store antitrust suit against Apple The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead for a lawsuit by consumers accusing Apple Inc of monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and forcing them to overpay, rejecting the company's bid to escape claims that its practices ...
16:51, 05/13/2019

U.S. Supreme Court returns with several key cases on the agenda The U.S. Supreme Court returns to work Monday with a number of significant cases to examine -- particularly a government case in which the Trump administration wants to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census....
14:51, 05/13/2019

Teacher had sex with student in SUV behind hotel: court docs A 16-year-old boy told state police that a gym teacher in upstate New York sent him nude photos before having sex with him in a car behind a hotel, court records show. Lindsey M. Halstead, 29, was arrested Tuesday on charges of sexual misconduct and ...
17:51, 05/17/2019

The Supreme Court Just Outlined How It Might Get Rid of Abortion Rights Abortion rights may be in trouble in the United States, according to a new Supreme Court opinion that outlines how conservatives might overturn Roe v. Wade....
01:34, 05/14/2019

Guatemala court rules out run by ex-dictator's daugher Guatemala's Constitutional Court says the daughter of former dictator José Efraín Rios Montt cannot run for president in the country's June election....
05:34, 05/14/2019

Colorado shooting suspect appears in court The Colorado school shooting suspect identified by law enforcement officials as 18-year-old Devon Erickson made his first court appearance Wednesday. (May 9)        ...
10:51, 05/09/2019

Kanter: 'After I leave the court, the fight begins' Enes Kanter is a devout Muslim observing Ramadan, a center attempting to prevent a three-peat -- and a political activist who sleeps with a panic button next to his bed....
18:00, 05/20/2019

Mnuchin says fight for Trump’s tax returns will likely go to court WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that the fight over President Trump’s tax returns will likely go to court. “There’s a difference in interpretation between Congress and us and the Department of Justice around this law tha...
22:34, 05/15/2019

UN says Tunisian court has decided to release UN expert UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. says it was informed that a Tunisian appeals court has decided to release Mocef Kartas, a U.N. expert monitoring sanctions against Libya, who was arrested following his arrival in Tunis on March 26. U.N. spokesman Steph...
23:17, 05/21/2019

Man accused of throwing boy over mall balcony due in court MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man accused of throwing a 5-year-old boy from a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America is expected to appear in court for a hearing. Twenty-four-year-old Emmanuel Aranda of Minneapolis is charged with attempted premeditated f...
07:17, 05/14/2019

UK's controversial use of face recognition to be challenged in court The first legal battle of the UK's use of face recognition technology begins today, the police today it helps them find suspects but critics say it is unlawful...
12:51, 05/21/2019

How often does the Supreme Court overturn precedents like Roe v. Wade? From the mid-1950s through the mid-1970s, the Supreme Court reversed its own positions in ways that dramatically reshaped the country on civil rights, freedom of speech and protections for criminal defendants. The current court under Chief Justice Jo...
22:34, 05/21/2019

Second U.S. appeals court rules Trump cannot end protections for 'Dreamers' A U.S. appeals court ruled on Friday that President Donald Trump cannot end a program that shielded from deportation immigrants brought into the country illegally as children, the second time the administration has lost an appeal on the issue....
19:00, 05/17/2019

Orioles-Nats dispute set for July 12 court arguments A New York judge has set July 12 for oral arguments in the long-running dispute between the Nationals and Orioles over money from the cable channel they jointly own, Supreme Court Justice Joel M. Cohen accepted the schedule proposed by the teams...
23:51, 05/17/2019

Supreme Court sides with Native American hunter The US Supreme Court sided with a Native American elk hunter on Monday — ruling in favor of tribal rights and the legal hunting of animals on “unoccupied” land. The high court cited an 1868 treaty between Crow Tribe members and the ...
04:17, 05/21/2019

Cancer-stricken ‘Broadway bandit’ looks frail in court The cancer-stricken “Broadway Bandit” looked frail as he appeared in Manhattan federal court Friday for a hearing related to yet another bank-robbery charge. “Yes, your honor,” Jamie Frierson, 49, replied in a soft voice when Magistrate Judge Stewart...
22:34, 05/17/2019

High court says Apple lawsuit can move ahead A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that consumers can pursue an antitrust lawsuit that claims Apple has unfairly monopolized the market for the sale of iPhone apps. (May 13)        ...
14:17, 05/14/2019

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn appears in Tokyo court TOKYO (AP) — Former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn has appeared in a Japanese courtroom for a hearing ahead of his trial on accusations of financial misconduct. Thursday’s session is the first in a series of hearings to iron out logistics for the...
08:51, 05/23/2019

US tribe can hunt in Bighorn National Forest says US top court An 1868 treaty which gave Crow tribe members the right to hunt did not expire after Wyoming became a state, the US Supreme Court has ruled. The decision holds federal government accountable to its obligations....
02:00, 05/21/2019

Guatemalan court rejects candidacy of ex-prosecutor Aldana GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — An official with Guatemala’s Constitutional Court says justices have rejected the presidential candidacy of former top prosecutor Thelma Aldana. The official agreed to reveal the ruling Wednesday only on condition of anony...
02:34, 05/16/2019

EU court: employers must measure working time in detail BERLIN (AP) — The European Union’s top court has ruled that employers in the 28-nation bloc must set up a system to measure the time worked every day by each worker to ensure that labor laws are complied with. Tuesday’s ruling from the Eu...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Missing Texas girl’s mom heckled at court The mother of a missing 4-year-old Texas girl was heckled outside a courtroom by a group of people who questioned if she had done enough to protect her daughter before her disappearance. (May 13)        ...
15:00, 05/14/2019

Democrats and Trump do battle in court over his financial records A federal judge on Tuesday said financial records from U.S. President Donald Trump's long-time accounting firm would be part of a "proper subject of investigation" by Congress, appearing to side with Democratic lawmakers seeking more oversight of the...
13:34, 05/15/2019

Florida school shooting defendant due back in court FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The defendant charged with killing 17 people in last year’s Florida school shooting is due back in court. A status hearing is scheduled Tuesday for 20-year-old Nikolas Cruz in the February 2018 massacre at Marjory S...
10:51, 05/21/2019

French court approves extradition of Iranian engineer to U.S. A French court approved the extradition of an Iranian engineer to the United States to face charges of attempting to illegally import U.S. technology for military purposes on behalf of an Iranian company, a judicial source said on Thursday....
19:34, 05/23/2019

Mississippi’s six-week abortion ban heads to federal court JACKSON, Miss. — A federal judge who struck down Mississippi’s 15-week abortion ban last year is hearing arguments about a new law that puts the ban even earlier. The law would prohibit most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected, at ...
19:00, 05/21/2019

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

Armenian court releases ex-president as trial continues YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — A court in Armenia has freed the country’s former president from jail as his trial continues on charges connected to a deadly police crackdown on a demonstration a decade ago. The decision Saturday to release Robert Koch...
18:00, 05/18/2019

The Latest: Police shooting suspect appears in court AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the Sunday killing of an Alabama police officer (all times local): 2:23 p.m. A man charged with killing one Alabama police officer and wounding two others has made his initial court appearance. Grady Wayne Wilkes was...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Court: University fails to follow open-records law FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An appeals court says the University of Kentucky failed to follow open-records law in a dispute with the campus newspaper over its pursuit of documents in a sexual harassment investigation. A three-judge Court of Appeals panel r...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Defeated Indonesia candidate to challenge vote at top court JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The defeated candidate in Indonesia’s presidential election is expected to file a court challenge to the result as calm returned to the capital Jakarta following a 24-hour spasm of apparently orchestrated violence. The...
06:34, 05/23/2019

No Legal Representation For Defaulters In Banks' Proceedings: Top Court The Supreme Court has held that a person has no "right" to be represented by a lawyer in "in-house" proceedings initiated by banks or financial institutions to declare him willful defaulters for......
22:51, 05/12/2019