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'The overall picture is of little change,' the AA said on Wednesday, after reviewing unaudited mid-month fuel price data released by the Central Energy Fund....

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Savanna closes deal for $180M Lexington Avenue space Savanna closed Monday on its planned $180 million purchase of 360 Lexington Ave. from AEW Capital Management. The deal was financed with a $126 million Barclays loan that was arranged by Eastdil Secured. Savanna plans a $20 million capital improvemen...
12:51, 08/20/2019

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 4.99 Lakh The new-generation Hyundai Grand i10 has been launched in India. India is the lead market for the 2019 Grand i10 and it will get the model ahead of Europe....
13:17, 08/20/2019

Feeling the Heat? Blame Concrete If your city was slammed by record-shattering heat this summer, you can partly blame the stuff the city itself is made of. The scorching temperatures across Europe and the U.S. in July were made worse by one of humanity’s most widely used but l...
13:17, 08/20/2019

Norsk Hydro Tests AI in Cyber Defenses After Attack The Norwegian aluminum company’s investigation of a ransomware attack it suffered in March has revealed new vulnerabilities, leading it to test using artificial intelligence to secure its industrial equipment....
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Red Sox shut down Sale for rest of season Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale is receiving treatment for inflammation in his elbow that will shut him down for the rest of the regular season, another blow to the defending World Series champions whose postseason hopes appear all but dashed....
13:17, 08/20/2019

Woods wants US Presidents Cup team playing before Australia Tiger Woods wants the eight players who made his Presidents Cup team and four more under consideration as captain's picks to play tournaments and stay sharp over the next three months leading to the December matches Down Under....
13:17, 08/20/2019

No surprise here: Fields named Ohio State's starting QB Ohio State coach Ryan Day on Monday made official what most people figured was a foregone conclusion: Georgia transfer Justin Fields will be the starting quarterback when the No. 5 Buckeyes open the season Aug. 31 against Florida Atlantic....
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Possible vaping, severe lung illness link sparks CDC probe The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is investigating whether a series of lung illnesses reported across multiple states is linked to vaping....
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Donald Trump Would Absolutely Do This to Greenland Donald Trump would like to buy Greenland, and despite Greenland’s assurance that it is absolutely not for sale, it seems he is not quite ready to drop the dream. And if he did manage to purchase the 57,000-population island—which, again, to be clear,...
13:17, 08/20/2019

Tucker Carlson Returns From His Racism Vacation With Far Fewer Advertisers Earlier this month, Tucker Carlson claimed on air that the dangers of white supremacy are a “hoax,” a move that prompted quite a few of his advertisers to flee and coincidentally coincided with him taking a quick trip “to the wilderness”. On Monday n...
13:17, 08/20/2019

Elton John blasts "relentless" character assassination of Harry and Meghan Elton John has spoken out in support of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, calling them a down-to-earth and hardworking couple who were being unfairly attacked by the media after they took private jets to stay with him in southern France....
13:51, 08/20/2019

Steve Smith: Australia batsman ruled out of third Ashes Test Australia batsman Steve Smith - the leading run scorer in the 2019 Ashes - is out of the third Test after suffering a concussion in last week's second Test....
13:51, 08/20/2019

Jay-Z has ‘moved past kneeling.’ Some NFL players have a problem with that. Two of the three NFL players who continue to take a knee -- the Panthers' Eric Reid and the Dolphins' Kenny Stills -- have taken issue with Jay-Z's comments as he discussed his partnership with the league....
13:51, 08/20/2019

Living in Extreme Isolation: Is It Possible Without Going Mad? Alix Nathan’s novel “The Warlow Experiment” is based on a true story about an 18th-century Englishman’s test of the ability to survive absolute solitude....
13:51, 08/20/2019

HP shows its first AMD-based gaming laptop and Omen X 27-inch monitor HP showed off its latest gaming products for the fall at Gamescom 2019 in Germany. They range from a 27-inch Omen display to a new Pavilion laptop.Read More...
14:34, 08/20/2019

JP Morgan's trading guru says stock rebound to continue, yield decline not based on fundamentals For investors still haunted by last week's monster sell-off, the market's comeback is set to last, according to J.P. Morgan's quant guru....
14:34, 08/20/2019

Kohl's second-quarter profits beat expectations, but sales miss the mark Kohl's said Tuesday that a strong start to the back-to-school season and new partnership with Amazon helped the retailer beat Wall Street earnings expectations during the second quarter....
14:34, 08/20/2019

Man Utd vows to take action after Pogba targeted by racist abuse on social media Manchester United says it is "working to identify" those responsible for the racist abuse aimed at midfielder Paul Pogba on social media following Monday's 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers....
14:34, 08/20/2019

Punchy Jonny Bairstow is hitting back after heated debate over his best role in Ashes scrap The night before this Ashes series began, England cricket's players met with some of their counterparts from 2005. Each was presented with a lapel pin to put on a smart new blazer....
15:00, 08/20/2019

Unlike The Movie, The Blair Witch Game Doesn't Seem So Scary If you’re familiar with its source material, Blair Witch, the upcoming game for PC and consoles, has a lot to live up to. It’s impossible to understate the influence of 1999’s The Blair Witch Project, a found footage film that blurred the line betwee...
15:34, 08/20/2019

I Love Designing My Own Controllers A couple of weeks ago, my go-to Xbox One controller got into an altercation with a 470-pound electric wheelchair and lost. After spending hours browsing online stores for the perfect pre-built replacement, I decided to return to Microsoft’s Xbox Desi...
15:34, 08/20/2019

You Can Finally See Some Gameplay From The Avengers Video Game Aside from a quickly-squashed leak, it hasn’t been possible to see the E3 2019 gameplay demo for Crystal Dynamics’ upcoming Marvels’ Avengers game. That would be the intro level that E3 attendees said was somewhat more encouraging than the game’s mal...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Migrants jump overboard rescue ship stranded off Italian coast in attempt to swim ashore The ship Open Arms, at sea for 19 days with almost 100 migrants onboard, has been waiting just off the port of Lampedusa, asking to bring the mostly African migrants ashore....
15:34, 08/20/2019

Promoted: Experience life on the pitwall with iGP Manager game The season started terribly - you could even say embarrassingly. Then they went downhill in the middle of the year, before a series of flashy qualifying performances that weren't backed up with results thanks to poor strategy calls. In the end, there...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Amazon rainforest fires can be seen from space A chunk of the Amazon rainforest has been ravaged by fires for weeks — and the smoke from the infernos is so intense, it can be seen from space. The blazes, which have engulfed parts of the states of Rondônia, Amazonas, Pará, and Mato Grosso in...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Blazin' Saddles: How to beat Ineos? Sign Dumoulin and build your own empire… "Team Jumbo-Visma have responded to Ineos\u0027 latest Tour de France victory by announcing the capture of Dutchman Tom Dumoulin from Team Sunweb. With the 2017 Giro champion joining the likes of Primoz Roglic, Steven Kruijswijk and George Bennett, D...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Al Qaeda-linked Syrian militants forced to flee key rebel town The main Syrian group linked to Al Qaeda pulled out of a key rebel town following the Syrian government forces’ campaign of bombardment and airstrikes....
16:00, 08/20/2019

Brazil police 'neutralize' armed man holding dozens hostage on bus in Rio de Janeiro A Brazilian police sniper “neutralized” an armed man who held dozens of people hostage on a public bus in Rio de Janeiro after a four-hour standoff, officials said....
16:00, 08/20/2019

Mate X launch delay means you’re getting much better hardware for the same price One of the most anticipated handsets of the year was just delayed for the second time in a matter of just a few months with virtually no explanation. That’s Huawei first foldable phone, the Mate X, that was unveiled all the way back in late Feb...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Jeffrey Epstein coerced ‘sex slave’ into marrying one of his recruiters: suit Jeffrey Epstein forced one of his alleged sex slaves into marrying another woman — by promising to foot a $20,000 bill for the victim’s much-needed medical surgery, according to a new lawsuit. The victim, only identified as Katlyn Doe, wa...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Perv plunges to his death after flashing Atlanta hotel housekeeper A perv flashed a housekeeper at an Atlanta hotel and then plunged to his death as he tried to escape security, police said. The man, whose name was not immediately released, exposed himself to the maid at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta Hotel early Monday,...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Prince Andrew willing to answer police questions about ties to Jeffrey Epstein: report Prince Andrew is willing to be quizzed by cops about his close ties to multimillionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein, it was claimed Tuesday. The Duke of York, 59, called claims he was involved in Epstein’s sex ring with young girls “abhorre...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Migrants are getting ‘desperate’ aboard rescue ship denied entry by Italy MILAN — The Spanish humanitarian rescue ship Open Arms says another man had to be rescued after jumping into the sea as the standoff with Italy, which won’t permit it access to a port, entered its 19th day. Open Arms described the situation on ...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Man busted for threatening ‘slaughter’ at Chicago abortion clinic A Chicago man was arrested for threatening to carry out a “slaughter” at an abortion clinic in the city, authorities said. Farhan Sheikh, 19, allegedly wrote on the social media network iFunny last Friday that he would “slaughter an...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Chicago Teachers Union group under fire for crowdfunding trip to socialist Venezuela A group of members from the Chicago Teachers Union has come under fire for crowdfunding a summer trip to Venezuela where they praised the socialist country and its leadership while denouncing socioeconomic conditions in The Windy City, according to a...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Florida man wildly swings sword at jogger in fight over trash He’s Florida’s garbage guard. An Oakland Park man attacked a jogger with a sword in an attempt to protect a plastic dump cart that had been thrown out in the trash, police said Monday. The big stink started July 15 when the runner stumble...
16:00, 08/20/2019

|ReevaSteenkamp'sfamilytosettherecordstraightinnewdocumentaryseries A new intimate tell-all documentary series will focus on Reeva Steenkamp her story and the impact her murder and trial had on her parents, family and close friends....
16:34, 08/20/2019

EU rejects demand by British PM Boris Johnson to revise exit deal The European Union rejected a demand Tuesday from British leader Boris Johnson to abandon plans for an "Irish backstop," which has so far been a major hurdle in negotiating Britain's departure from the 28-member bloc....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Russia accuses U.S. of escalating tensions with missile test Russian officials on Tuesday accused the United States of stoking tensions with the testing of a ground-launched cruise missile, a weapon previously banned under a nuclear arms treaty that was abandoned this month....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Pc Andrew Harper latest: Accused Jed Foster winks from dock as he appears in court charged with murdering police officer The man accused of murdering newlywed PC Andrew Harper when he was investigating a burglary winked from the dock as he appeared in court for the first time this morning....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Mass Shootings May Be Contagious. Can We Contain Them? Mounting evidence suggests mass shootings could spread like a virus, and the media is a vector. Changing how news outlets report on these tragedies could help....
16:34, 08/20/2019

The ambitious Europa Clipper has cleared an important step toward flight Enlarge / This is an earlier design of the Europa Clipper spacecraft. (credit: NASA) NASA has given its ambitious Europa Clipper mission a green light to proceed into final design and then into construction of the spacecraft. The multibillion-dolla...
16:34, 08/20/2019

Dell launches Alienware Aurora R9, G5 gaming desktops at Gamescom 2019 The Aurora R9 is Alienware's first desktop built around its Legend industrial design aesthetic, while the G5 is the first desktop in Dell's budget gaming G Series....
16:34, 08/20/2019

|Steinhoffshareshitnewlowsevenaftercreditordealreached Steinhoff International Holdings NV slumped to fresh lows on Monday, even after the embattled global retailer secured a long-awaited restructuring agreement on about 9 billion euros ($10 billion) of debt....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Elton John defends Harry and Meghan's use of private jets Singer Elton John has waded into a furor about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's use of private jets, calling on the British media to stop what he called "assassinations" of the couple's characters....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Carrie Lam says Hong Kong economy faces 'risk of downturn' amid protests While Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam painted a bleak picture of the city's economy, she expressed hope that dialogue with protesters could provide "a way out."...
17:00, 08/20/2019

Sony studio boss: PlayStation exclusives may need ‘wider install base’ PlayStation exclusives may no longer release exclusively on PlayStation. Sony studios boss says its games may lean toward wider install bases.Read More...
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| Team SA primed for Sprint World Champs South African contingent of eleven paddlers are preparing for the biggest sprint regatta of the year, this year’s ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships....
17:00, 08/20/2019

| AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open boost for SA pros The AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open will offer South African professionals not already exempt an opportunity to qualify on their home tour for this year’s event....
17:00, 08/20/2019

In her mind, Mallory Martin visualizes herself becoming a UFC fighter Mallory Martin has incorporated visualization and other mental training techniques into her MMA preparation. She'll try and bring her visions to a reality on DWCS....
17:34, 08/20/2019

CBS-Viacom merger leads to big payouts for top execs The merger of Viacom and CBS is shaping up to be lucrative for its top two execs. Acting CBS Chief Executive Joe Ianniello, who will be chairman and CEO of CBS at the combined firm, will bank a hefty payout of $70 million when the deal closes. That p...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Jill Biden urges support for husband even if voters consider their candidates ‘better’ on the issues The wife of the former vice president sought to make the case for her husband’s “electability” during a campaign stop in the nation’s first primary state....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Kamala Harris uses fuzzy math to suggest her tax cut is paid for The 2020 presidential hopeful touts her plan to give middle-class taxpayers $500 a month, but misleadingly suggests that the money to pay for it will come from companies and the top 1 percent....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Sergey Kovalev – Canelo can wait Sergey Kovalev tells Chris Walker that he is focusing only on Anthony Yarde as he plots the final stages of a storied career The post Sergey Kovalev – Canelo can wait appeared first on Boxing News....
17:34, 08/20/2019

10 of the best Sergey Kovalev wins Sergey Kovalev is a WBO world light-heavyweight champion all over again after beating Eleider Alvarez in February. Here are his 10 best career wins The post 10 of the best Sergey Kovalev wins appeared first on Boxing News....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Cybershoes enable VR users to physically walk, run, and jump for $400 Bringing actual physical locomotion to virtual reality isn't easy, but an Austrian company is pairing wireless sandal-like accessories with rotating chairs.Read More...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Kink in porn site exposes the personal data of over 1M users Another day, another data breach. This time, the victim is adult website Luscious, which lets users upload pornographic images and animations behind anonymous usernames. But as it turns out, the promise of anonymity might’ve been misleading, to say t...
18:00, 08/20/2019

Limited-run Hyundai i30 N Project C heading to Frankfurt Set to make its debut next month, the Project C is lighter and harder than the standard i30 N – but not for UK sale Hyundai has released details of a limited-run special i30 N ahead of a public unveiling at the Frankfurt motor show.  The i30 N Proje...
18:00, 08/20/2019

Ssangyong Korando Ultimate 1.6 2019 UK review Fourth-generation mid-sized SUV touches down with a sharp new look, competitive towing capabilities and generous kit The arrival of the fourth-generation Ssangyong Korando finally confirms that the South Korean manufacturer is fully capable of prod...
18:00, 08/20/2019

New Aston Martin DBX: preview video shows front end Aston has taken an initial batch of orders for its first SUV ahead of an official unveil in December Aston Martin has begun the build up to the launch of its new DBX SUV, after the first orders were reportedly taken at the Pebble Beach Concours d'El...
18:00, 08/20/2019

B&H sale cuts up to $350 off Apple's 2019 iMacs B&H is running a sale that might be too good to pass up if you're in the market for an all-in-one desktop. The 9to5Toys team has noticed that the electronics store is offering sizeable discounts on Apple's 2019 iMacs, making a purchase...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Grammarly's keyboard suggests synonyms to make you feel smart If you ever struggle to find the mot juste when texting your friends, Grammarly might just have your back. Its mobile keyboard for Android and iOS now suggests synonyms while you're typing, giving you a handful of words that might be appropriate...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Interactive murder mystery game 'Erica' gets a surprise release Flavourworks' interactive game/movie hybrid Erica flew under the radar for a long time while its developers spent years working on the underlying technology. But following the launch of the new trailer at Gamescom this week, the studio made the ...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Illegal immigrant rape suspect released from Maryland jail, violating detainer policy, ICE says An illegal immigrant accused of rape was released from a Maryland jail three days after being arrested -- despite a request from Immigration and Customs Enforcement to keep the man in custody, according to federal officials. ...
18:01, 08/20/2019

'It's time to speak up': an open letter to Colin Kaepernick | Etan Thomas Your protest started a conversation and inspired an entire generation of athlete activists to find their voices, but the time for silence is over. We need to hear directly from youDear Colin,My son Malcolm and I are big fans of yours. I remember the ...
18:01, 08/20/2019

The Dutch model of developing young footballers: let them sink or swim The best teenagers at Ajax, PSV, AZ and Utrecht do not play in a youth league. They face men in the country’s second divisionBy Gavin Willacy for Playing in the ShadowsDespite Ajax going desperately close to reaching the Champions League final, the E...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Fifa Puskás Award 2019: breakdown of the 10-strong shortlist Fifa has released a 10-goal shortlist, featuring Billie Simpson of Cliftonville Ladies, Lionel Messi and Andros TownsendThe Puskás Award, named after the Hungary legend, is given to the best goal scored in the last 12 months. Notable winners include ...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Chelsea's Davide Zappacosta to join Roma on season’s loan Defender’s move subject to a medical this weekZappacosta has not played under Frank LampardChelsea’s Davide Zappacosta is to join Roma on a season’s loan, subject to a medical this week. The defender has not played since Frank Lampard took over as ma...
18:01, 08/20/2019

County cricket: Kent v Essex, Surrey v Hampshire and more – live! Updates from the latest round of Championship matchesStokes warns Australia to expect more Archer barragesGet in touch with Tanya by email, Twitter or BTL 4.56pm BST And Ravi Bopara turns on his heel after edging Stevens behind to the other Ollie Rob...
18:01, 08/20/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s New Plan Would Make It Harder to Prove Housing Discrimination The Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is run by Ben Carson—aka the Clarence Thomas of the Trump administration—is finishing off Carson’s mission of completely destroying the department before he leaves his post in 2020....
18:34, 08/20/2019

I Saw Janet Jackson Live for the First Time in My Life and Experienced My Own Metamorphosis I believe everyone has a shortlist of people they’ve always wanted to see perform live but never really had the chance to. For me, that list consists of folks like Whitney Houston or Michael Jackson. However, there’s a sub-list of legendary people wh...
18:34, 08/20/2019

Breaking: Something Bad Is Happening in Virginia [Updated] To commemorate the quadricentennial anniversary of the arrival of enslaved Africans in America, we imagined what it would be like to cover that late August day when the first slave ship landed on the shores of the place now known as Hampton, Va....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Georgia Argues the ACLU’s Suit Against Its ‘Heartbeat’ Law Should Be Aborted Georgia is doubling down on its recently signed law virtually outlawing abortion in the state, telling a federal court that it should dismiss an effort by the American Civil Liberties Union to stop the law from taking effect....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Bus hijacking standoff ends after police shoot suspect Police have shot an armed man who was holding an undetermined number of passengers hostage on a bus hijacked on a bridge in Rio de Janeiro ending the standoff....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Tripping on Broadway: A New Musical Explores LSD Use by Cary Grant and More The Lincoln Center Theater show is written by James Lapine, Tom Kitt and Michael Korie, and will star Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton and Tony Yazbeck....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Welcome to McDonald’s. Would You Like a Podcast With Those Fries? With podcasts rising in popularity, it’s no surprise that companies are producing their own. What’s more surprising is that people are actually listening to them....
18:34, 08/20/2019

A Transfer Market Parable Summer moves at Juventus were the latest example of a broken economy in which teams are selling players they should keep, and keeping players they would prefer to sell....
18:34, 08/20/2019

Wife of Arkansas State football coach Blake Anderson dies following cancer battle Wendy Anderson, the wife of Arkansas football head coach Blake Anderson, passed away Monday after a long battle with cancer. She was 49.       ...
18:34, 08/20/2019

Canada beats New Zealand 122-88 in exhibition basketball Canada opened with a 10-0 run and seven three-pointers in the first quarter and went on to beat New Zealand 122-88 in a basketball World Cup warm-up game       ...
18:34, 08/20/2019

Midway Through His Year, Our 52 Places Traveler Answers Readers’ Questions Milestones lend themselves to reflection, so we took the opportunity to slow down and tap you, fellow travelers, for questions you might have about my journey....
19:00, 08/20/2019

McSally to present Purple Heart to WWII Veteran TUCSON – Sen. Martha McSally is set to present a World War II veteran with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster on Tuesday. WWII veteran Walter Ram, 95, is receiving the award after being previously denied. He is a combat veteran and P.O.W. Survivor ...
19:34, 08/20/2019

TRAFFIC: Portion of Broadway Blvd now open after gas leak TUCSON –  The gas line on Broadway Boulevard has been repaired, according to Tucson Department of Transportation. Broadway Boulevard is now open between Camino Seco and Gollob Road. Gas line has been repaired and Broadway has reopened between Camino...
19:34, 08/20/2019

How Should Big Tech Be Reined In? Here Are 4 Prominent Ideas Some critics of the industry want to see the businesses broken up. Others would like to strengthen regulation of Silicon Valley. And there are shades of gray....
19:34, 08/20/2019

An Archaeological Puzzle on the Danube Unique sculptures date from the historical moment when two peoples and two cultures met on the banks of a section of the river, now known as the Iron Gates....
19:34, 08/20/2019

Facebook Users To See, Control Personal Data Taken From Other Websites Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tweaking its policies to allow users to see and control the data that other websites and apps share with the social network to improve targeted advertising....
19:34, 08/20/2019

Hoping to ‘Make Hong Kong People Happy Again,’ This Bakery’s Mooncakes Now Feature Protest Movement Slogans (HONG KONG) — A Hong Kong bakery is doing its part to support the city’s pro-democracy protest movement by making mooncakes with a message. At Wah Yee Tang, the traditional Chinese harvest festival treat comes with a twist: slogans opposi...
19:34, 08/20/2019

U.K. Government ‘Extremely Concerned’ by Reports of China Detaining Hong Kong Consulate Employee (Bloomberg) — The U.K. said it was “extremely concerned” by reports that a Hong Kong consulate worker was detained during a recent trip to mainland China, a case that threatens to add to strains between Beijing and London. The state...
19:34, 08/20/2019

‘I Need the Money But I Feel Guilt.’ How a Drought-Resistant Crop Turned Women in Kenya into Reluctant Drug Lords This story was a collaboration between TIME, The Fuller Project for International Reporting, and Kenya’s The Daily Nation. Hours before dawn at Soko ya Nadhif market in Garissa, Kenya, middle-aged women in neon hijabs shout orders at men. They...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Jets appear ready to break sad game-changing trend It is only the preseason, so you can’t overreact, but the Jets have shown a nice trend in their first two games. Sam Darnold and Co. have marched down the field and scored a touchdown on each of their opening drives against the Giants and Falcons. No...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Canadian manhunt killers recorded 'last will and testament' on phone before killing themselves A video left on a cellphone may hold the last clues as to why two young men triggered a manhunt across Canada after a string of murders. They later they were found dead in a remote area after taking their own lives. ...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Home Depot says suppliers are moving manufacturing out of China to avoid tariffs Home Depot said that tariffs against China will impact about $2 billion, or 2%, of U.S sales, after accounting for all the goods that will be hit. However, costs are mitigated because its suppliers are moving to countries outside of China....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Asia stocks mixed as China debuts new loan prime rates Stocks in Asia were mixed on Tuesday, as the People's Bank of China published its new loan prime rates which would result in cheaper borrowing costs for companies....
20:00, 08/20/2019

The careful strategy behind Aaron Boone’s sudden madness Aaron Boone gives off a lanky surfer vibe before and after games. He is cool, calm and connected to inner peace. His eyes are mischievous, not vicious. His tone reassuring, not reverberating. Before a recent game I went off about something bothering ...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Playing Marvel's Avengers, a living RPG with microtransactions When Engadget's UK Bureau Chief Mat Smith attended the first-ever gameplay demonstration of Marvel's Avengers at E3, he walked away worried. The level he saw was essentially a tutorial, introducing the basic mechanics of each Avenger. It wa...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Mercedes-Benz likely to agree to California's tougher emissions rules Mercedes-Benz may be the next company to agree to California's voluntary emissions rules, The New York Times reports. Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda have already pledged to meet California's standards and make their engines more efficient ...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Google's lightweight Go search app is now available worldwide Google Go is an optimized version of search for emerging markets with some unique features, like the ability to read web pages out loud, which is handy not only for listening to articles on the go but is also invaluable for people with visual impairm...
20:00, 08/20/2019

5 Kate Spade x Keds Shoes That'll Make You Kick Up Your Heels We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
20:00, 08/20/2019

Go See the World With Emirates' Limited Time International Flight Sale Go take a look at your international travel bucket list, because there’s a pretty good chance one of those destinations is included in Emirates’ big International Sale....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Noah Baumbach's Marriage Story divorces perspective in two teasers In a quite clever move, Netflix has released a pair of matching his-and-hers teasers for Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story. The upcoming drama stars Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver as a married couple on the brink of divorce. Of the decision to relea...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Find out how Jimmy Olsen won his Pulitzer Prize in this exclusive preview DC has done exceptional work with its two recent debuts spotlighting Superman’s key supporting players, Lois Lane and Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen, giving each 12-issue miniseries a distinct point of view that shows a different side of the superhero ge...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Can't wait until 70? This is the next best age to claim Social Security benefits Waiting until 70 to claim retirement benefits is generally best. But if you cannot delay that long, there is another option that's almost as good....
20:34, 08/20/2019

Injury update: Luis Severino For the first time this season, Luis Severino threw off a big league mound. Prior to Sunday’s series finale against the Cleveland Indians, Severino faced hitters while pitching off the Yankee Stadium mound. This is a step in the right direc...
20:34, 08/20/2019

House panel says 'time is of the essence' in Trump tax return fight A U.S. House of Representatives committee on Tuesday urged a federal judge to quickly resolve its bid to obtain President Donald Trump's tax returns, which the Trump administration has refused to turn over....
20:34, 08/20/2019

What does it take to become one of Disney World's Jungle Cruise Skippers? Earlier this summer, we were invited to Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando for a special look at what it takes to land one of the park’s most coveted gigs: Skipper of Adventureland’s Jungle Cruise. After a tour of the attraction’s fictional version ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

HBO's investing in a third season of Succession Just two episodes into its second season, HBO’s incredible, timely Succession has been renewed for a third season, Variety reports. The decision is a bit of a no-brainer, what with the ample buzz it built up in the wake of its first season gave way t...
21:00, 08/20/2019

WWE moving NXT to USA Network for third televised show WWE announced on Tuesday that NXT is moving to the USA Network on Sept. 18, giving the company three weekly televised shows alongside Raw and Smackdown....
21:00, 08/20/2019

British govt worker 'detained in China' after telling girlfriend 'pray for me' The Foreign Office has said it is extremely concerned by reports a British consulate official was detained in China after telling his girlfriend "pray for me"....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Jihadi Jack: 'Free me so I can fight against Islamic radicalisation' The Briton who ran away to join Islamic State as a teenager has told Sky News he wants to be released from jail to join the fight against Islamist radicalisation....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Three lions 'shot dead after fatally mauling keeper' Three lions have been shot dead after a 70-year-old game keeper - who reportedly raised the animals as cubs - was fatally mauled in South Africa, according to local media reports....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Judge to rule on tossing lawsuit against Jussie Smollett in October A federal judge says she’ll rule on Jussie Smollett's request to toss the city of Chicago's lawsuit against him in October.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Heidi Klum's topless photo on Instagram has people commenting 'midlife crisis' People are hot and bothered by Heidi Klum's photos on Instagram. The supermodel posted several racy shots of herself in a bikini and going topless.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Eric and Lara Trump welcome second baby, President Trump's 10th grandchild: 'We love you already!' Eric and Lara Trump have welcomed their second child, President Donald Trump's tenth grandchild. The baby girl joins brother Luke, born in 2017.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres and Pink defend Harry & Meghan from 'malicious' media coverage Elton John, Ellen DeGeneres and Pink defend Harry and Meghan on Twitter from "distorted and malicious" media coverage as "eco-hypocrites."        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

New mom Amy Schumer is only woman on Forbes' list of highest-earning stand-up comedians Amy Schumer brought in $21 million last year, landing her among the top 10 highest-earning comedians. She's the only woman and mom on the list.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Barron Trump is taller than his mom, even in her heels, and he's sporting a new haircut Is Barron Trump going to end up as the tallest Trump? Looks that way, and he's got a hip new haircut.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Beginning today, you won't be able to buy plastic bottles of water at San Francisco International Airport Want to hydrate at San Francisco International Airport? Forget plastic water bottles. You must use a water fountain, bring your own reusable bottle or buy an airport-approved glass or aluminum bottle....
21:00, 08/20/2019

These Naruto-Inspired Water Park Moves Are Making an Infectiously Joyous Splash Instead of using a Naruto run to storm Area 51 — an idea that over 2 million people recently latched onto — these water park attendees got inspired to bring the Japanese anime show’s magic to life in a much less dangerous situation....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Negotiating legally-binding agreement to provide future generations with a ‘healthy, resilient and productive ocean’ While the world’s oceans contain some 200,000 identified living species, the actual numbers could reach the millions ­­– all exposed to the dangers of climate change, pollution and over-exploitation. To stem these threats, the United Nations is meeti...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott unhappy with Jerry Jones' 'Zeke who?' comment, agent says Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was apparently unhappy about owner Jerry Jones’ joke after the team’s preseason game against the Los Angeles Rams last weekend, his agent said Monday....
21:34, 08/20/2019

'Storm Area 51' spurs rural Nevada county to draft emergency plan, approve 2 festivals Before the masses descend on the Nevada desert next month as part of the "Storm Area 51" event, local officials are pulling out all stops to ensure they are able to handle whatever crowds may come....
21:34, 08/20/2019

Why the iPad Pro replaced my MacBook Pro for travel After putting his iPad Pro to use as his main work machine, Patrick Gray explains what he does and doesn't like about the mobile device and its accessories....
21:34, 08/20/2019

How This Sim Became A Successful Businessman Despite Having A Dildo For A Head Life is rough when your parents gave you the name “Dildo Face.” But why wallow in self-pity when you can engage in a little nominative determinism instead, and find ways to make the name Dildo Face work for you?...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Is air pollution causing mental health conditions like depression? Evidence is growing that air pollution is linked to mental health conditions. But it's not clear yet how - and if - pollution may be affecting our brains....
21:34, 08/20/2019

Home Depot stock rises on better-than-expected profits even as the company lowers outlook Home Depot's CEO says the retailer cut its outlook partly due to "the potential impacts to the U.S. consumer arising from recently announced tariffs."...
21:34, 08/20/2019

This Old Volkswagen Rabbit Brochure Makes A Couple Of Really Weird Points Recently, a kind reader possibly seeking to avoid the grim self-made prison of a hoarder, sent me about a hundred or so pounds of prime, uncut ’70s and ’80s-era car brochures. There’s so much good stuff in there, and it’ll take me forever to go throu...
21:34, 08/20/2019

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV Beats Tesla And Volkswagen To The Electric Van Game Elon Musk has talked about making an electric Tesla van for a while, Volkswagen has teased the return of its iconic bus as an EV, but Mercedes-Benz beat everybody to the punch in this critical segment with the 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQV—an electric van t...
21:34, 08/20/2019

A young Indian couple married for love. Then the bride’s father hired assassins. India is changing — but not fast enough for couples like Pranay Perumalla and Amrutha Varshini, whose marriage defied the caste system, an age-old social order that is still pervasive....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Cleveland Browns' Odell Beckham Jr. on trade: Giants 'thought they'd send me here to die' Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. had harsh words for his former team, saying the New York Giants "thought they'd send me here to die."       ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Why after failing miserably, Maryland's Mike Locksley may be Nick Saban's best rehab project Mike Locksley failed in his first head coaching job at New Mexico. After spending time with Nick Saban, he is now ready to succeed at Maryland.       ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Watch the first 20 minutes of gameplay footage from ‘Marvel’s Avengers’ While this console generation has begun to wind down, there are still a few massive games slated to release before the PS4 and Xbox One go the way of the dodo next fall. One of those games is Marvel’s Avengers, which has been the subject of con...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Remodeling your basement? Consider waterproofing, vinyl tiles and extra lights Buyers expect more than an unfinished basement when house hunting. Consider installing brighter lights and vinyl plank floors to win them over.       ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

An iPhone is all you need to start, and drive, the 2020 Lincoln Aviator The 2020 Lincoln Aviator's Phone as a Key feature makes carrying a key or fob seem as antiquated as having to hand-crank a car from 1910.       ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Tiger Woods needs alchemy to keep rust-inducing schedule at bay | Ewan Murray The 15-times major winner is missing at East Lake raising questions over his ability to compete next seasonIt was the best of times to precede the best of times. That Tiger Woods had lived through the worst of times merely added to the cacophony of e...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Yakou Méïté: ‘People think they can say what they want, even if it’s racist’ The Reading striker was racially abused on social media after missing a penalty – and decided to publish the messagesEven 24 hours on Yakou Méïté is struggling to comprehend the events of Sunday afternoon. “I was happy because we had won but personal...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Bury on the brink of expulsion after fifth League One match is suspended • Club have until Friday to meet EFL’s financial deadline• Tranmere match off, Sheffield Wednesday awarded cup tieBury have now had five of their League One matches suspended this season after the English Football League postponed Saturday’s game at ...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Trump suggests Dems' Jewish voters lack knowledge or show 'great disloyalty,' amid Omar-Tlaib feud President Trump on Tuesday suggested Jewish Americans who vote for Democrats either lack the requisite knowledge or show “great disloyalty,” amid the escalation of the war of words with Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar over Israel....
22:34, 08/20/2019

OpenAI releases curtailed version of GPT-2 language model OpenAI today said it's releasing a version of GPT-2, but that it's not yet safe for the public release of the original 1.5 billion parameter version.Read More...
22:34, 08/20/2019

CAS to hear Chinese champion Sun's case in public "A case in which China\u0027s multiple world and Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang is accused of anti-doping violations will be held in public in a break from usual procedure, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said in a statement on Tuesday."...
22:34, 08/20/2019

Maruti Suzuki XL6: Price And Specification Expectation The new Maruti Suzuki XL6 is all set to go on sale in India on August 21, 2019, and the car will be positioned as a premium MPV in the company's line-up. Here's what we expect in terms of prices and......
22:34, 08/20/2019

2019 BMW 3 Series: Price And Specification Expectation BMW is all set to bring in its 6th all-new model into the Indian market and this time it's the very popular 3 Series. We've been telling you all this while that BMW now has the youngest fleet amongst......
22:34, 08/20/2019

Antonio Brown ‘all in’ as he shows up to Raiders practice with new helmet Raiders general manager Mike Mayock gave Antonio Brown an ultimatum, and it appears for now the star wide receiver is playing ball. The next chapter of the never-ending Helmetgate saga began Tuesday when Brown showed up for Raiders practice with a ce...
22:34, 08/20/2019

Ex-Mets Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo busted as part of drug trafficking network Ex-Mets Octavio Dotel and Luis Castillo are both reportedly involved in a drug trafficking ring in their native Dominican Republic. The two former Amazin’s standouts have also been linked to a money laundering network, according to DR attorney genera...
22:34, 08/20/2019

Facebook makes small tweaks after anti-conservative-bias report. They’re unlikely to make the issue go away. Facebook has faced repeated criticism from conservatives that it is biased against them. It released an interim report Tuesday with its first findings on the topic....
22:34, 08/20/2019

Facebook’s ‘clear history’ tool arrives with ambiguous data privacy controls Facebook will allow users to see the mass of businesses, apps and other groups that collect data about them across the Web and pass it on to the social media giant — but the data won’t be deleted....
22:34, 08/20/2019

DOJ is working with states on antitrust investigations of tech companies The Justice Department's antitrust leader doesn't see big tech as inherently bad, but he's still content to investigate potential wrongdoing. Division chief Makan Delrahim told guests at a Colorado tech policy conference that the DOJ ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

At one church, dozens of parishioners taken in Mississippi ICE raids, pastor says The Rev. Roberto Mena estimates people from 90 families were detained in raids at food processing plants. His message is "the church is with them."        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Eric Garner's family, fired officer both vow to keep fighting after NYPD decision Both Eric Garner's family and Daniel Pantaleo's legal team said they would keep fighting after the NYPD announced the decision to fire the officer.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Cal State Fullerton University consultant fatally stabbed in campus parking lot, police say A consultant to California State Fullerton was fatally stabbed in a university parking lot Monday, police said, and the suspect is still at-large.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

'They don't respect our security measures': Large alligator scales fence at Florida naval air station A video shared by a Florida television station shows an alligator climbing over a fence at Naval Air Station Jacksonville.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

New California law tightens rules for police use of force to only when necessary California OKs law to raise standard for police use of deadly force, hoping to deter officer-involved shootings like the one that killed Stephon Clark.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Brazil’s spat with Germany, Norway threatens Europe-South America trade deal The agreement between the European Union and the South American trading bloc Mercosur requires Brazil to abide by the Paris climate accord. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who favors development in the Amazon, has threatened to pull out of the Pa...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Two former MLB players implicated in Dominican Republic drug sweep Octavio Dotel, who pitched in the major leagues for 15 years, and three-time all-star infielder Luis Castillo are part of a drug-trafficking operation, said the Dominican Republic’s attorney general....
23:34, 08/20/2019

Albanian PM slams restaurateur after viral video of him punching windshield of Spanish tourists An Albanian restaurant owner was heavily criticized by the country's prime minister as a “barbarian” after a shocking video purportedly showed him clinging to a car and punching through its windshield following a dispute with a group of Spanish touri...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Daniel Craig's next James Bond film finally gets its official (and deadly) title The new James Bond movie has its returning hero in Daniel Craig, a villain (Oscar winner Rami Malek) and now finally a title: "No Time to Die."        ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

‘Mr. Tinder’ finds love offline after 14,600 failed matches The most popular man on Tinder couldn’t find love on the app — instead he found it IRL. Male model and trained pilot Stefan-Pierre Tomlin, 29, earned the title “Mr. Tinder” in 2017 after the app announced he’d gotten a record-...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Holy crap, Lana Wachowski is directing a new Matrix sequel starring Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss As it turns out, those denials of a new Matrix sequel were every bit as much of an illusion as that damned spoon. Variety brings the rather surprising news that Lana Wachowski—one-half of the duo behind the original trilogy—is returning to direct a f...
23:34, 08/20/2019

A New Experiment Narrows Potential Properties of Dark Energy Particle An experiment in the United Kingdom has failed to find evidence of a particle meant to explain most of the universe’s mass. But the search isn’t over.Read more......
23:34, 08/20/2019

Facebook Privately Admitted Failure in Vetting the Author of Its 'Anti-Conservative' Audit Facebook on Tuesday released the initial report prepared by its external auditor concerning the rampant speculation about anti-conservative bias at the company. More than a year ago, however, company officials privately copped to the fact that they’d...
23:34, 08/20/2019

NASA Mission to Visit Jupiter's Moon Europa Moves to Final Construction Phase A mission to sample Jupiter’s moon Europa for signs of life will move into its final design and construction phase, according to a NASA announcement.Read more......
23:34, 08/20/2019

sex, lies and videotape at 30: how Steven Soderbergh changed independent cinema In 1989, the micro-budget drama took the industry by surprise and changed our concept of what an indie film could achieve“I’m still making movies about two people in a room,” Steven Soderbergh told Filmmaker magazine last year, suggesting his cinema ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

The Nightingale review – ambitious, urgent and necessarily brutal. But who is it for? Jennifer Kent is an extraordinary film-maker, but by falsely equivocating two vastly different experiences, she steps – misguidedly – into a minefield Colonisation is a brutal process, one in which everyone involved is debased. That is the clear mess...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Amazon burning: Brazil reports record forest fires Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest have hit a record number this year, with 72,843 fires detected so far by Brazil's space research center INPE, as concerns grow over right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro's environmental policy....
23:34, 08/20/2019

Elections Canada climate advertising guidelines puts chill on green groups' advocacy Canadian environmental groups fear losing their tax-free charity status if they run paid climate change advocacy adverts ahead of the October national election, after a warning from the federal election watchdog....
23:34, 08/20/2019

Conservationists push at CITES conference to ban trophy hunting A group of activists is trying to persuade an international conservation conference to ban trophy hunting, which outrages some animal lovers but has long been tolerated by some environmentalists as a way of protecting wildlife....
23:34, 08/20/2019

‘Maus’ creator axes Marvel essay, says company tried to censor Trump reference In Art Spiegelman's essay, written as an introduction to a new Marvel collection, one particular reference to the U.S. president put the essay on ice for the company....
23:34, 08/20/2019

Pompeo warns of 'new turmoil' if U.N. arms embargo on Iran lifted in 2020 U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pushed the international community on Tuesday to work out how to stop Iran from being "unshackled to create new turmoil" when a United Nations arms embargo on the country and a travel ban on the head of Iran's elit...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Trump says U.S. role in Afghanistan has turned into 'ridiculous' police force U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the U.S. military role in Afghanistan has basically turned into a "ridiculous" police force in a sign that he is open to a U.S. troop drawdown there after 18 years of war....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Kashmir remains tense despite partial easing of restrictions India further eased movement restrictions in Kashmir's main city Srinagar on Tuesday, even as large swathes of the historically-restive old quarter remained locked down to curb protests over New Delhi's move to strip the region of its autonomy....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Southern Somali state shutters main city, airport ahead of election: senior local official The southern Somali state of Jubbaland has blocked access to the capital city Kismayo and its main airport ahead of Thursday's vote to elect a president of the semi-autonomous region, a senior regional official said on Tuesday....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Mario's Iconic 1-1 Level Is Way Harder When It's Vertical Super Mario Maker 2’s many player-created levels can range from intense deathtraps to clever first-person dungeons. There are also a lot of riffs on the very first Mario level ever, World 1-1. It’s a solid template to build on, one of the most iconic...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Yikes! 15-inch-long snake left behind at TSA checkpoint at New Jersey airport The 15-inch-long snake was spotted at Newark airport by a young girl, who the TSA says "heeded the advice 'if you see something, say something.'"       ...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Why the Italian Prime Minister’s Resignation Could Dampen Matteo Salvini’s Ambitions Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced his plan to resign on Tuesday, causing the collapse of the Italian government. Conte’s move is a high-stakes political maneuver intended to stop his right-wing deputy, Matteo Salvini, from gaining...
00:34, 08/21/2019

California building largest wildlife crossing in the world The mountain lion P-22, which has been spotted traveling across Los Angeles freeways and spending time in parks, has become something of a legend in California....
00:34, 08/21/2019

Scientists detect a black hole swallowing a neutron star for first time A team, including the Australian National University, detected ripples in space and time from a violent event that occurred 900 million years ago, and say it's incredibly likely the black hole gobbled up a neutron star, "possibly snuffing out th...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Man arrested after he’s caught on a stranger’s couch and refuses to leave An Ohio man faces charges after he entered a stranger’s home and refused to get up from their couch, the Morning Journal reported. Steven Bermudez-Martinez, 19, was discovered around 6:45 a.m. Sunday in Elyria by the homeowner, who called 911 w...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Look: British police stop 'unusual vehicle' with balsa wood and duct tape body Police in Britain shared photos of an "unusual vehicle" stopped on the highway -- a homemade electric scooter with a shell made from balsa wood and duct tape....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Watch: Iowa family's 26.6-inch-tall bull dubbed world's shortest by Guinness An Iowa family's 5-year-old bovine has been officially recognized by Guinness World Records as the world's shortest bull, standing at only 26.6 inches high....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Urgent need for ‘restraint and genuine dialogue’ in Middle East to avoid major confrontation Briefing the Security Council on the situation in the Middle East, the Chef de Cabinet of the Secretary-General, Maria Luiza Viotti, said on Tuesday that “restraint and genuine dialogue are urgently needed”, in order to avoid a major confrontation, w...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Trump says he had to 'take China on,' regardless of short-term impact on U.S. economy President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the U.S. economy because Beijing had been cheating Washington for decades....
01:00, 08/21/2019

SEC fines Russian firm for failing to disclose paid-for ICO reviews The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Tuesday that it has fined and settled charges against a Russia-based ratings firm for failure to disclose payments it received to publicize digital asset offerings of issuers it had rated....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Who's tracking you? Facebook users to get more control over data Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it was tweaking its policies to allow users to see and control the data that the social network gathers from their browsing habits on other websites and apps....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Boeing hiring as it targets 737 MAX fights resuming 'early fourth quarter' Boeing Co said on Tuesday it plans to add extra staff and hire "a few hundred" temporary employees at an airport in Washington state where it is storing many grounded 737 MAX jetliners, a key step in its best-case plan for resuming deliveries to airl...
01:00, 08/21/2019

China hopes U.S. will come back to the table at Chile climate talks China hopes to welcome the United States 'back to the negotiating table' to discuss global efforts to limit climate change at a United Nations summit to be hosted by Chile in December, its top climate change envoy said on Tuesday....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Migrants disembark Open Arms NGO ship in Italian port of Lampedusa Nearly one hundred migrants who had been stranded on the Open Arms charity ship off the coast of Lampedusa started coming off the boat and onto the Italian island on Tuesday night....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Mercedes reviews van lineup as diesel debate dents sales Daimler is reviewing the product portfolio at its vans division, where sales have been hit hard by doubts about the cleanliness of diesel engines, a top executive said, adding the X-class midsize pickup truck is not delivering sales the company targe...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Delivery robot firm Starship raises $40 million Starship Technologies, a company set up by two founders of video messaging business Skype, has raised another $40 million to expand its delivery robot business, it said on Tuesday....
01:34, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. Justice Department teams up with states on probe of Big Tech firms The U.S. Justice Department is working with a group of more than a dozen state attorneys general as it moves forward with a broad investigation into major technology companies, the department's antitrust chief, Makan Delrahim, said on Tuesday....
01:34, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 2-Walmart sues Tesla over fires at stores fitted with its solar panels Walmart Inc sued Tesla Inc , saying solar panels supplied by the electric car maker were responsible for fires at about seven of its stores, according to a lawsuit filed in a New York court on Tuesday....
01:34, 08/21/2019

JPMorgan metals trader pleads guilty to spoofing, resigns from bank A JPMorgan Chase & Co precious metals trader pleaded guilty to spoofing, or placing bogus trade offers, on Tuesday, when he also resigned as an executive director at the bank....
01:34, 08/21/2019

Cybershoes let you physically walk, run, and jump in VR without leaving your seat If you ask me, VR is the best thing that’s happened to gaming since the invention of the joystick thanks to the platform’s ability to place users inside of a complete alternate reality. Unfortunately, the spell’s instantly broken the moment you’re fo...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Sony boss wants to bring first-party PlayStation titles to PC Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) boss Shawn Layden yesterday alluded to the possibility that first-party PlayStation titles may soon launch on PC. While there’s nothing clear to go on just yet, the move would make perfect sense for the company as...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Review: The Plantronics RIG 700HX is a gaming headset I wouldn’t be embarrassed to use at work Poly isn’t the most likely candidate to make a gaming headset. The company was formed by the merger of Polycom and Plantronics, both of which boast long pedigrees in the corporate communication technology sphere. It’s for that reason why, when I got ...
01:34, 08/21/2019

A bear broke into a house and raided the fridge as terrified teens hid in the next room As two teens watched TV at home late one night, little did they know that the person in the other room opening the refrigerator for a midnight snack wasn't a person at all....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Joe Biden airs first TV ad in Iowa Joe Biden is airing the first TV ad of his 2020 presidential campaign in Iowa Tuesday as part of a six-figure television and digital ad purchase in the first-in-the-nation caucus state....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Private island for sale outside Manhattan is shockingly cheap For $850,000, you could buy a shoebox in Brooklyn. But why not pick up a private island instead? Just 60 miles north of Manhattan, a small island with a wee house has hit the market. Known as Willow Island, the speck of land in Putnam County — ...
02:00, 08/21/2019

From bees to refugees: The German Book Prize releases its longlist One of the most prestigious prizes for literature in German will go to one of 20 books selected for consideration. Bosnian-German author Saša Stanišić is among the listed authors....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Revisit investment strategies as fears of recession grow Just like people shouldn’t try to keep up with spendthrift Joneses, they shouldn’t feel bad if they can’t match the saving prowess of supersaver Joneses....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Nikon updates its SnapBridge app for faster image transfers Nikon has unveiled an updated version of its SnapBridge app with new features aimed at generally making it easier for photographers to share their work online. SnapBridge version 2.6 gives users more options for camera control and faster image transf...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Reputed Lucchese mobster dodges life in prison with guilty plea A reputed Lucchese crime family capo copped to murder conspiracy and other charges on Tuesday — in exchange for just 13 years behind bars. Steven Crea Jr. faced up to life imprisonment for his role in the 2012 rub-out of an unnamed Bonanno family ass...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Arrest made in hate crime that left black woman with collapsed lung Cops have busted the guy who allegedly sucker-punched and stabbed a black woman in November, leaving her with a collapsed lung, officials said Tuesday. Aleksejs Saveljevs, 33, was already cooling his heels on Rikers Island for allegedly attacking a c...
02:00, 08/21/2019

New Jersey man shoots at home invaders after grabbing one of their guns: cops A New Jersey man shot at two masked, armed invaders after managing to wrestle away one of their handguns, according to police. The man fought back, managing to grab one of the guns after a “violent struggle,” shooting at the crooks who fl...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Beloved pooch snatched outside of Williamsburg supermarket A beloved pooch was dognapped from outside a Williamsburg supermarket Monday night — with surveillance cameras capturing the moment a cruel thief snatched him by the collar and dragged him away. Heartbroken film student Bre Kelly, 21, told The Post t...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Boy Scouts of America hit with even more sex abuse lawsuits It’s another bad turn for the Boy Scouts of America. The “Do a good turn daily” group has been hit with more sexual abuse lawsuits thanks to a state law allowing victims to bring new legal claims on old abuses. The nine new suits we...
02:00, 08/21/2019

'Marriage Story' lets Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson offer dual sides to matrimony The film "Marriage Story" wastes no time in encouraging viewers to take sides in a relationship, offering dueling trailers of the drama that stars Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson as a seemingly feuding couple....
02:34, 08/21/2019

Facebook's anti-conservative bias audit sparks backlash A Facebook audit which found the company needs to do "significant work" to satisfy the concerns of conservatives has prompted a backlash from conservatives and liberals alike....
02:34, 08/21/2019

7 back-to-school gadgets to help you focus When school starts, it still feels like summer. These gadgets will combat the transition back to full-day classes in high school or college when the weather is still distracting. Jot down notes on a laptop, avoid cable clutter, and use an endless not...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Ronda Rousey almost lost her finger during a 'freak accident' while filming Fox's '9-1-1' Ronda Rousey said she needed 9-1-1 herself after suffering a gruesome hand injury on set of the Fox drama series, "9-1-1."       ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

U.S. women's soccer legend Carli Lloyd absolutely drilled a 55-yard FG at Eagles practice Carli Lloyd showed NFL kickers how it's done at a Ravens-Eagles joint practice, making a 55-yard field goal attempt look really easy.       ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Green Bay Packers wide receiver J'Mon Moore cited in car accident with pickup truck J'Mon Moore was driving too fast for conditions when his Mercedes spun into the opposite lanes and was hit by a pickup, police said.       ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Major League Soccer announces St. Louis expansion franchise, 28th team in league Major League Soccer announced Tuesday that it will be expanding to St. Louis, the 28th team in league. Miami, Nashville and Austin clubs on the way.       ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Vision Zero Is The Wrong Goal On February 28, 25-year-old bike messenger Aurilla Lawrence was killed by a truck driver in Brooklyn. After killing her, the truck driver did not stop. Following a familiar pattern whenever a cyclist is killed by a driver, the NYPD rushed to make ex...
02:34, 08/21/2019

Cardinal Health warns ongoing opioid-related lawsuits to hit business Drug distributor Cardinal Health Inc warned on Tuesday that its business could be hurt as it defends itself against several opioid-related lawsuits....
02:34, 08/21/2019

Vaping impacts blood vessels, even without nicotine (Reuters Health) - Healthy young people show signs of impaired blood vessel function after just a few puffs of an electronic cigarette, even without nicotine, new research shows....
02:34, 08/21/2019

2 U.S. agencies vote to review Volcker Rule, which bars certain bank investments The U.S. agency that insures banks' cash reserves voted Tuesday to review an Obama-era rule enacted after the financial crisis to dissuade banking institutions from making risky investments that don't benefit customers....
02:34, 08/21/2019

Spider-Man is out of the MCU thanks to Sony/Disney standoff Enlarge / "Mr. Feige, I don't feel so good." Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige will not be producing the next two Spider-Man films with Sony Pictures. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Marvel / Getty) Deadline Hollywood reports that future blockbuster fi...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Al Qaeda member fails to get conviction overturned for subway bomb plot An Al Qaeda member attempted to get a conviction for plotting to bomb city subways overturned on the grounds that he didn’t like his attorney — himself. Abid Naseer — who is serving a 40-year sentence for taking part in a multi-city bombing plo...
03:00, 08/21/2019

A battery-free sensor for underwater exploration To investigate the vastly unexplored oceans covering most our planet, researchers aim to build a submerged network of interconnected sensors that send data to the surface — an underwater “internet of things.” But how to supply constant power to score...
03:00, 08/21/2019

What Planned Parenthood's Funding Change Means for Patients Recently the Trump administration changed the rules for Title X funds, and this week Planned Parenthood decided to stop accepting the money. As a result, free and sliding scale birth control, STD testing, and other services may become harder to acces...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Don't Migrate Your Nest Account to Google if You Love IFTTT Earlier this year, Google announced that its line of Nest smart home devices would be folded into its “helpful home” initiative. A side effect of this move is IFTTT fans would no longer be able to build triggers and automations using their Nest devic...
03:00, 08/21/2019

These Are the 'Optimal' Summer Thermostat Settings In many parts of the country, it’s been a struggle to stay cool this summer. Our air-conditioned homes are an oasis away from the heat and humidity—but if you want to optimize both your cooling and your energy efficiency, you might need to bump up th...
03:00, 08/21/2019

How to Make the Pomodoro Technique Even More Effective Every few months, I try some version of the Pomodoro Technique, the famous productivity system where you take a 5-minute break every half hour, and a half-hour break every two and a half hours. I follow it closely, then I follow it loosely, then I gi...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Give Yourself a Pep Talk in the Second Person Who among us has not experienced that pessimistic nagging inner voice that tells us something is simply too hard. Or, better yet, the task you’re trying to complete is too boring to hold your focus for as long as it needs. Some advice intended to he...
03:00, 08/21/2019

India’s Chandrayaan-2 mission just hit a major milestone India is now poised to become the fourth country on Earth to pull off a soft Moon landing. The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launched the Chandrayaan-2 mission in late July — after a “technical snag” delayed the launch b...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Oil rises slightly as hopes of easing trade tensions lend support Oil prices steadied on Tuesday on optimism U.S.-China trade tensions will ease and hopes major economies will take stimulus measures to ward off a possible economic slowdown, after falling earlier on concerns over future demand....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Supreme Court Seeks Responses Over Aadhaar-Social Media Linking Cases The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a notice to the Centre and others seeking their response on Facebook's plea to transfer four cases from three High Courts to itself....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Australia says it will join U.S.-led defense effort in Strait of Hormuz Australia will join the United States in a coalition of countries protecting oil tankers and cargo ships from threats posed by Iran in the Strait of Hormuz, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Trump cancels Denmark visit over after rebuff over Greenland U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday called off a visit to Denmark scheduled for early September after the country's prime minister rebuffed his idea of purchasing Greenland....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Migrants disembark Open Arms rescue ship on Italian island of Lampedusa Nearly one hundred migrants who had been stranded on the Open Arms rescue ship off the coast of Lampedusa disembarked on the Italian island on Tuesday night, ending a prolonged stand-off between the Spanish charity operating the boat and the governme...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Pakistan to take Kashmir dispute with India to World Court Pakistan said on Tuesday it would take its dispute with India over Kashmir to the International Court of Justice, after New Delhi revoked the special status of its part of the region earlier this month....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Trump nixes meeting with Danish prime minister over Greenland sale dispute President Trump has postponed a planned meeting with the Danish prime minister after the world leader stymied any talks of a possible deal to sell Greenland to the US. “Denmark is a very special country with incredible people, but based on Prime Mini...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Right to bare boobs: Topless advocates take battle to Supreme Court A group of women are taking their mission to “free the nipple” all the way to the US Supreme Court, a report said. The trio of New Hampshire women are asking the nation’s highest court to strike down a ban on women appearing topless...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Walmart sues Tesla over solar panels it says caused multiple fires About seven Walmart stores had fires due to Tesla’s solar systems as of November 2018, according to the lawsuitWalmart has sued Tesla, saying solar panels supplied by the electric carmaker were responsible for fires at about seven of its stores.The f...
04:34, 08/21/2019

Study: Selfie-takers viewed as self-absorbed, less successful People who post more selfies than posed photographs to their social media accounts tend to be viewed more negatively by others, a new study said Tuesday....
04:34, 08/21/2019

PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Aug 21 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
04:34, 08/21/2019

There's a Glaring Flaw With Each of the 2020 Candidates' Rally Playlists The New York Times has a big interactive out today about the playlists the 2020 Democrats (and President Donald Trump) play at their campaign rallies. Immediately, there were several glaring issues, among them being: Where, oh where, is beloved teen ...
04:34, 08/21/2019

Eighth-inning eruption dooms the Nationals, who go cold in Pittsburgh for a 4-1 loss Stephen Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings, but Wander Suero lit the fuse in the eighth and Starling Marte’s three-run homer was the difference....
05:00, 08/21/2019

This 6-foot-8 teen chose soccer over volleyball as a kid. Finally, he listened to his mother. Francesco Sani, one of four players from the East Coast playing for the United States in the Under-19 world championships, learned the game from his mother, a former pro....
05:00, 08/21/2019

Sean Doolittle believes ‘the team deserves better,’ says he needs to earn back closer role Manager Dave Martinez has repeatedly said Doolittle will be his closer upon returning from the injured list, but Doolittle knows he needs to again show what he can do....
05:00, 08/21/2019

State AGs prepare antitrust investigation into tech firms The top law enforcement officers in several states are gearing up to launch an antitrust investigation of Silicon Valley’s biggest firms, according to multiple reports, adding to the scrutiny tech companies are already facing from federal regulators....
05:00, 08/21/2019

Economists question whether a payroll tax cut would be worth ballooning the deficit Trump administration officials are reportedly considering a payroll tax cut. But economists say the modest benefit may not be worth a bigger deficit       ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Walmart suing Tesla after seven fires at stores that were using solar panels In the lawsuit filed in New York, Walmart says fires broke out at seven stores between 2012 and 2018 and caused millions of dollars in damage.       ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

AT&T brings cable TV prices to online streaming with $135 monthly plan Enlarge / An AT&T store in Chicago. (credit: Getty Images | jetcityimage) AT&T is now charging up to $135 a month for the online video service formerly known as DirecTV Now. DirecTV Now launched in 2016 with plans ranging from $35 to $70 a month fo...
05:00, 08/21/2019

An Australian Court Has Upheld Child Sex Convictions Against Cardinal George Pell (MELBOURNE, Australia) — An Australian appeals court by a 2-1 ruling Wednesday upheld convictions against Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic to be found guilty of sexually abusing children. The Victoria state Court of Appeal rejecte...
05:00, 08/21/2019

The L.A. Opera Names the Lawyer who will Lead the Placido Domingo Investigation SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a “thorough and independent investigation” into allegations of sexual harassment against the opera star Placido Domingo, the company’s general direct...
05:34, 08/21/2019

89-year-old civil rights leader Dolores Huerta arrested at California labor protest The 89-year-old civil rights icon Dolores Huerta was taken away in handcuffs at a Fresno protest Tuesday.        ...
05:34, 08/21/2019

'No threat': LSU returns to normal after reporting possible 'armed intruder' on campus A possible 'armed intruder' was reported on the campus of Louisiana State University, and the school tweeted a warning to "run, hide or fight."        ...
05:34, 08/21/2019

Man sentenced to 8 years in prison for smuggling erectile dysfunction drugs from China John Lee pled guilty to conspiracy, smuggling contraband, and filing a false tax return. Lee sold pills with tadalafil, the ingredient found in Cialis.        ...
05:34, 08/21/2019

Hijacker shot dead after taking 37 people hostage on a bus in Brazil A man who took a bus and 37 people hostage on a bridge in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro was shot dead on Tuesday by a police sniper, according to authorities....
05:34, 08/21/2019

Trump postpones Denmark trip after prime minister declines to sell him Greenland The move comes two days after President Trump told reporters that owning Greenland “would be nice” for the United States from a strategic perspective....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Trump decides that Democratic-voting Jewish Americans are either ignorant or ‘disloyal’ A Pew Research Center study found that nearly two-thirds of Jewish Americans identified as Democrats or as independents who generally vote Democratic....
06:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. envoy Biegun says will focus on North Korea denuclearization, not take up Russian post U.S. envoy on North Korea Stephen Biegun said on Wednesday he will not take up the post of ambassador to Russia but will remain focused on making progress on the denuclearization of North Korea amid stalled negotiations....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell loses appeal against sex abuse convictions, returns to prison Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell lost an appeal against his conviction for sexually abusing two 13-year-old choir boys and will remain in prison for at least another three years, an Australian court ruled on Wednesday....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Indonesia sends more police to Papua, curbs internet speed amid tension Indonesia sent 200 more police officers to Papua on Tuesday and reined in internet speeds to "prevent hoaxes from spreading" as civil unrest persisted in some parts of the country's easternmost area, officials said....
06:00, 08/21/2019

What causes eyebrow pain? There are many possible causes of eyebrow pain, including sinusitis, headaches, shingles, and glaucoma. Learn about these and other causes, as well as how to get relief, here....
06:00, 08/21/2019

What to know about HER2-negative breast cancer There are two main types of HER2-negative breast cancer: hormone receptor-positive and triple-negative. Many treatments exist, and prognosis varies. Learn more here....
06:00, 08/21/2019

See Every Piece From Taylor Swift and Stella McCartney's Lover-Inspired Collection Taylor Swift and Stella McCartney have teamed up for a dreamy new clothing collection. The Grammy winner and the fashion designer joined forces on a limited-edition line, inspired by......
06:34, 08/21/2019

Randall Emmett's Ex-Wife Calls Out Lala Kent for Posting Pictures of Her Children Well here's one way to get your message across. Drama appears to be brewing between Lala Kent and Randall Emmett's ex-wife after a social media post began to circulate......
06:34, 08/21/2019

Netflix Casts Christian Serratos As Selena in New Series Netflix has likely found its Selena. Vulture reports that Christian Serratos, who is of Mexican and Italian heritage and currently stars as Rosita on The Walking Dead, will star as......
06:34, 08/21/2019

Italian Prime Minister says he must resign Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told the Italian Senate that he will resign as he launched a scathing attack on the right-wing Interior Minister Matteo Salvini who was sat beside him....
06:34, 08/21/2019

College football notebook: Clemson's Lawrence tops preseason All-America team Clemson sophomore quarterback Trevor Lawrence, a Heisman Trophy favorite entering the 2019 season, headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, which was released Tuesday....
06:34, 08/21/2019

Mukesh Ambani's $4 Billion Investment Hurt By Glut In Natural Gas The 10 synthetic gasifiers that make up the project are now finally commissioned. But the imported LNG they're meant to displace has fallen from about $15 per million British thermal units in 2012 to......
07:00, 08/21/2019

|TheSAliquormarketischanging-thesearethenewfavourites,saysexpert The way South Africans are consuming certain liquors is changing from traditional, heritage brands to modern, urban brands, says a fine liquor merchant....
07:00, 08/21/2019

Medical device cybersecurity will be rubbish for 20 more years Good cybersecurity guidelines are being published, but slow development and approval processes, and long service lives, will guarantee chronic problems....
07:00, 08/21/2019

Experts warn of more ransomware attacks on local governments Experts worry that many local governments are sitting ducks for ransomware attacks, as municipalities often lack the funding to keep their security systems up to date....
07:34, 08/21/2019

Shock! Horror! Do you know how much time you spend on your phone? Writer Adrienne Matei spends two hours and 20 minutes a day on her phone – which might seem fine, until you realize it amounts to 35 full days a year. What’s your number?How much time do you spend on your phone? Share your screen time with us here Be...
07:34, 08/21/2019

'America's Got Talent': Comedian Ryan Niemiller snaps Simon Cowell's brutal mean streak Simon Cowell lived up to his grouchy reputation during Tuesday's episode of "America's Got Talent" by slamming many acts for not upping the ante.        ...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Domingo German struggles as Yankees’ road trip starts with thud OAKLAND, Calif. — Since the Yankees entered Tuesday night’s game against the A’s leading the majors in runs scored, spotting the hosts a three-run advantage after two innings didn’t set off any alarms. There appeared to be plenty of time to score and...
08:00, 08/21/2019

How Daniel Jones can really stick it to Baker Mayfield Baker Mayfield can use a reminder that there were people who couldn’t believe Browns GM John Dorsey made him the first overall pick of the 2018 NFL Draft instead of Sam Darnold. “I cannot believe the Giants took Daniel Jones,” Mayfield told GQ. “Blow...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Californians in Fire-Prone Areas Find It Harder to Buy Insurance Traditional home insurers are backing away from insuring homes in high-risk wildfire areas in California, new data from the state’s insurance regulator shows....
08:34, 08/21/2019

India expect 'positive' verdict on Davis Cup tie against Pakistan The All India Tennis Association (AITA) is hopeful its security concerns for next month's tie against hosts Pakistan will be addressed after the game's global governing body referred the matter to its Davis Cup committee....
08:34, 08/21/2019

Vatican acknowledges Pell abuse decision, says he has right to appeal The Vatican on Wednesday acknowledged the Australian court decision to uphold Cardinal George Pell's conviction on sexual abuse but said he has a right to another appeal....
09:00, 08/21/2019

| Sports Minister seeks solution on PSL broadcasting rights Minister Nathi Mthethwa has met with the PSL and Multichoice to help find a solution to the current impasse on the screening of PSL matches on the public broadcaster....
09:00, 08/21/2019

Strycova upset in first match at WTA's Bronx Open Wimbledon semifinalist Barbora Strycova was knocked out of the Bronx Open with a 3-6, 6-2, 6-1 loss to Bernarda Pera        ...
09:00, 08/21/2019

‘Cocooning’ parents want family to stay the hell away from newborns When Nicolle and Brad Pritchard bring their newborn home from the hospital in a couple of weeks, they’ll arrive to an empty apartment: no friends, no family, not even their own parents. That’s because the Pritchards have imposed a strict ...
09:34, 08/21/2019

Antonio Brown dislikes updated helmet, has heart-to-heart with Jon Gruden on 'Hard Knocks' Antonio Brown remains a "Hard Knocks" focal point, calling his updated regulation helmet "ugly" and having a poignant conversation with Jon Gruden.       ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

New coaches at Kansas, K-State are studies in contrast Kansas tagged the well-known Les Miles to turn around its moribund program, while K-State opted for the uber-successful but largely unknown Chris Klieman to build upon a winner.       ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Google just launched its new lightweight search app Google Go worldwide After getting a limited rollout in Asia more than a year ago and then capturing a bit of the spotlight earlier this year at I/O 2019, Google on Tuesday formally announced the worldwide launch of a new lightweight search app called Google Go that come...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Gmail will soon automatically correct your typos and grammar goof-ups Ever made a typo in an email so bad that your life flashed before your eyes as you sent it? Worry not, Google‘s making sure it doesn’t happen again with a new update for Gmail that’ll point out basic spellings and grammar mistakes as you type. The up...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Man Who Claimed Trump Will Start a ‘Racial War and Crusade’ Is Arrested The arrest was the latest example in a spate of what the authorities say are violent threats of domestic extremism, which have received renewed attention after mass shootings....
10:00, 08/21/2019

PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - Aug 21 The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy....
10:00, 08/21/2019

The death of “Works with Nest” begins now with Google account migrations Enlarge / Coming soon to a Nest near you: Your Google account. (credit: Google Nest) The smart home company Nest is currently in the middle of a rocky transition from standalone Alphabet company to a full-on merger with Google's hardware team, whe...
10:34, 08/21/2019

Ricciardo: Renault needs "bigger steps" for podiums in F1 2020 Daniel Ricciardo believes the Renault Formula 1 team will need to make "bigger steps" with its car if it is to reach its target of challenging for podiums in 2020...
10:34, 08/21/2019

Regulator approves overhaul of ‘Volcker Rule,’ which restricts risky bank moves A US banking regulator announced Tuesday he had approved a final rule simplifying the “Volcker Rule,” which restricts risky profit-seeking trades by banks. Joseph Otting, the comptroller of the currency, said in a statement he approved the rule, whic...
10:34, 08/21/2019

China fights back after Twitter, Facebook suspend state-backed accounts China said on Tuesday it had a right to put out its own views after Twitter and Facebook said they had dismantled a state-backed social media campaign originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong. Twitter said on Monda...
10:34, 08/21/2019

Apollo Global looking to buy $2.4B Hilton time-share operator Apollo Global Management has told time-share operator Hilton Grand Vacations it wants to buy the $2.4 billion outfit, and the company is considering its next steps, The Post has learned. Apollo, co-run by Leon Black, gave the Orlando time-share compa...
10:34, 08/21/2019

Xiaomi launches Mi A3 Android One smartphone with 48MP rear camera in India for $181 Google has found a committed Android One partner in Xiaomi. The Chinese electronics giant today announced the launch of the Mi A3, an Android One smartphone, in India as the company looks to expand its handset offering in its most important market. T...
11:00, 08/21/2019

The title Daniel Craig's next James Bond film is finally revealed The next James Bond movie has Daniel Craig, for the fifth and possibly last time, along with a high-profile villain in Rami Malek.        ...
11:00, 08/21/2019

Pennsylvania school district's typo costing it nearly $900G, report says A typo is saving homeowners in one Pennsylvania county about $32 each in property taxes but is costing the school district about $895,000, according to a report. ...
11:34, 08/21/2019

Playboy's Brian Karem files lawsuit against Trump, Grisham for suspending White House pass Playboy magazine's White House correspondent filed a lawsuit against President Trump and White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham Tuesday in an effort to have his press pass restored....
11:34, 08/21/2019

RLLR defends Sato's actions before massive IndyCar Pocono crash The Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing IndyCar team has defended its driver Takuma Sato over his part in the five-car opening lap crash at Pocono last weekend...
11:34, 08/21/2019

Report: China boosts food aid to North Korea China is to increase the volume of food supply to North Korea and is encouraging Chinese tourism to the country following President Xi Jinping's first state visit to Pyongyang, according to a Japanese press report....
12:00, 08/21/2019

Alyssa Milano says she has no regrets about 2 abortions: 'I would not have my career' Alyssa Milano, 46, revealed in the latest episode of her podcast this week that she made the “devastating” decision to have two abortions while in a serious relationship in 1993....
12:34, 08/21/2019

Netflix's The I-Land Trailer Conjures Up the Scariest Thing of All...the Fyre Festival? Netflix has released the first glimpse at The I-Land with a teaser clearly designed to rip on the announcement trailer for the failed Fyre Festival—even though the limited series doesn’t look to be about that at all. Either way, something tells me th...
13:00, 08/21/2019

Despite Child Flu Deaths, U.S. Government Refuses to Vaccinate Children Detained in Border Camps Families detained along the U.S.-Mexico border in cramped holding centers are being left completely vulnerable to the flu, CNBC reported Thursday. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is currently not vaccinating detainees against the viral disease, n...
13:00, 08/21/2019

D2h Subscribers Get 'Magic' Streaming Stick to Access Digital Content D2h Magic media streaming stick is designed to provide access to streaming services, TV shows, and original Web series at an introductory price of Rs. 399....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Mi A3 Price in India Starts at Rs. 12,999: Launch Event Highlights The Mi A3 price in India starts at Rs. 12,999 for the 4GB RAM base variant. The 6GB RAM variant will retail at Rs. 15,999. Xiaomi will also provide a number of offers for the buyers of the Mi A3....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Google Go, a Lightweight Search App, Expands Worldwide for Android Users After a successful testing in India and other emerging markets, Google has made the lighter version of its Search engine -- Google Go -- available for Android users worldwide where patchy networks are......
13:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. Space Command to start Aug. 29, officials say The U.S. Space Command will begin operations on Aug. 29, Vice President Mike Pence and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford said Tuesday....
13:34, 08/21/2019

The new rules of socks: novelty ones are out – but yes you can wear them with sandals Socks are the new fashion statement, but are white ones in? Is cotton best? And should they always be pulled up? Here is the long and short of itYou may have noticed that socks aren’t what they used to be. Think back: for a long time socks were just ...
13:34, 08/21/2019

Hand in glove – fashion archive, 21 August 1936 21 August 1936 Gauntlet gloves of various designs can be a great fashion accessoryA plain, reasonably priced pair of gauntlet gloves can, with little trouble, be made to look exclusive and expensive. Related: The gloves are on: how handwear became mo...
13:34, 08/21/2019

Oklahoma QB Hurts barely edges out Mordecai, Rattler for job Jalen Hurts' rise to the starting quarterback position at Oklahoma wasn't a foregone conclusion, despite his wealth of championship experience at Alabama....
13:34, 08/21/2019

Report: Beckham stadium site has unsafe arsenic levels An environmental report poses a new problem for the proposed site of David Beckham's Major League Soccer stadium in Miami: Tests show the soil is far more toxic than expected....
13:34, 08/21/2019

Clemson QB Lawrence leads AP preseason All-America team Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence headlines The Associated Press preseason All-America team, and he has two teammates from the top-ranked Tigers with him on the first team....
13:34, 08/21/2019

Pan-Am Games Protesters Each Get 12 Months of Probation A letter to the two athletes from Sarah Hirshland, the chief executive of the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee, seemed to sound an alarm for other competitors considering political stands at the 2020 Olympics....
13:34, 08/21/2019

Now Game Developers Have To Ask Fans Not To Harass Them Over The Epic Store One of the easiest bits of news to miss on Monday’s Gamescom Opening Night Live show was tucked away in an ad for the Epic Games Store. A simple sizzle reel that showcased a number of games exclusive to the controversial digital PC game storefront in...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G review: bigger, faster and lasts longer Company’s S-line king joins the handful of good 5G phones in the UK, but is only for big-phone loversThe Galaxy S10 5G is the largest, most advanced and most expensive smartphone in Samsung’s current lineup, aimed not just at being “the 5G one” but a...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Utah man who survived 5 days lost in Montana wilderness recalls 'promise' he gave wife A 25-year-old Utah man who got lost while hiking in Montana survived off bugs and berries for nourishment before he was finally rescued five days later. ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Revealed: emails raise ethical questions over Trump official's role in gas project Documents obtained by the Guardian suggest interior secretary is promoting effort tied to his former firmThe US interior secretary, David Bernhardt, is promoting a fossil fuel project for which his former employer, a lobbying firm, is a paid advocate...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Venice fines architect $86K for tourist-unfriendly bridge Venice, Italy, has fined Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava €78,000 ($86,000) for what the city deemed as design flaws on the Constitution Bridge that spans the Grand Canal....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Still got your old Nokia? Britons hoarding millions of gadgets It might be time to finally take that Nokia 3310 out of your desk drawer and get the Super Nintendo out of the loft, as UK households have been told they are hoarding too many old and unused gadgets....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Tat's life: Bird wants tattoos taken off Indy mural A lawyer for former NBA star Larry Bird has asked an artist to remove certain tattoos from a large painting of Bird on an Indianapolis multifamily residence....
14:34, 08/21/2019

White House Cancels Trump's Visit to Denmark After Greenland Flap The White House canceled the president’s planned visit to Denmark after the prime minister said she wouldn’t entertain President Trump’s proposal to purchase Greenland from the Scandinavian nation....
14:34, 08/21/2019

DIGGING DEEPER: Federal law enforcement agencies failing to cooperate TUCSON – Right now, the southwest border is ground zero in the fight against illegal immigration. Drugs and human smuggling are just a few of the things law enforcement is dealing with on a daily basis. Now, more than ever, it is critical that ...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Jury deliberates in murder trial of toddler TUCSON- Closing arguments wrapped up Tuesday in the trial of a man charged in the death of his son. The jury is deliberating three separate counts including first-degree murder. Martin Barreras is facing child abuse and first-degree murder charges in...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Arizona rescue dog cast as Tramp in Disney’s live-action ‘Lady and the Tramp’ Monte/ 12 News PHOENIX (KPNX) — Disney discovered its “Tramp” for the live-action remake of “Lady and the Tramp” at a Phoenix rescue shelter. Filmmakers found Monte, a two-year-old terrier mix, at HALO Animal Rescue in Phoenix...
14:34, 08/21/2019

TSA says traveler forgot snake at Newark security checkpoint NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A young girl discovered something slithery at a New Jersey airport security checkpoint: a 15-inch-long snake. Transportation Security Administration officials at Newark Liberty International Airport said in a release that it appea...
14:34, 08/21/2019

CBP will not provide flu vaccines to migrants at border detention camps WASHINGTON (CNBC) – The U.S. won’t be vaccinating migrant families in holding centers ahead of this year’s flu season, despite calls from doctors to boost efforts to fight the infection that’s killed at least three children at detention facilit...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Man arrested in Sahuarita for allegedly molesting, providing drugs to teens TUCSON – A 32-year-old man was taken into custody at a hotel in Sahuarita on Saturday after he allegedly molested, and provided drugs and alcohol to two teenage sisters. According to Sahuarita Police Department, 32-year-old Ricky Legrand of San...
14:34, 08/21/2019

U.S. military drone shot down over Yemen: officials A U.S. military MQ-9 drone was shot down in Yemen's Dhamar governate, southeast of the Houthi-controlled capital Sanaa, two U.S. officials told Reuters on Wednesday....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Military, civilian members of Sudan's new ruling body sworn in Military and civilian members of Sudan's new ruling body, the Sovereign Council, were sworn in on Wednesday at the presidential palace in Khartoum, state news agency SUNA said....
14:34, 08/21/2019

China detains employee of Britain's Hong Kong mission, UK urged to act A Chinese national working at Britain's Hong Kong consulate has been detained in China's border city of Shenzhen for violating the law, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Wednesday, likely worsening already strained ties between Beijing and London....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Germany's BDI: British PM irresponsible to call for Withdrawal Agreement to be reopened Germany's BDI industry association said on Wednesday that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's call to re-open the Withdrawal Agreement was irresponsible and said German firms had no choice but to prepare for a hard Brexit on October 31....
14:34, 08/21/2019

HS2 rail link could be terminated as review announced The future of HS2 has been thrown into doubt after it was revealed that an independent review will consider whether and how the £55bn project should continue....
15:00, 08/21/2019

Pompeo announces 'countdown' clock as Iran weapons embargo ends in 2020 United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has warned against ending an arms embargo on Iran, likening every day until the deal's October 2020 expiration as a "#CountdownToTerror."...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Google, Apple, and Mozilla won’t budge on Kazakhstan’s sneaky plot to spy on citizens Google and Mozilla stepped up their efforts to block Kazakhstan’s government from intercepting web traffic within the country. In a joint announcement made today, the two companies said they are deploying a technical solution to prevent the use of ‘Q...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry fell for an old-school Instagram hoax You know, in many respects, I admire former Texas Governor Rick Perry. He’s accomplished so much, despite clearly being an absolute fucking moron that, in Europe, wouldn’t be trusted with a pair of safety scissors. In the years after landing the top ...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Barcelona fail with first Neymar bid - Paper Round "Barcelona have their first Neymar bid rejected, Jadon Sancho gets a raise, Paul Pogba is off penalties for Manchester United, and the EFL were warned about Bury."...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Record-breaking 20 qubits entangle to make “Schrödinger’s cat” in the lab Enlarge / In quantum computing, a cat state is a quantum state composed of two diametrically opposed conditions simultaneously. Physicists have succeeded in placing 20 entangled quantum bits in such a state of superposition. (credit: Forschungszentru...
15:34, 08/21/2019

How to Share Your Music in macOS Catalina When macOS Catalina finally drops, you’re going to notice a number of big changes. One of the more memorable ones is Apple’s grand transformation of iTunes into standalone Music, Video, and Podcast apps. We love the move, but it does lead to a few qu...
15:34, 08/21/2019

I'm McGill Professor Patricia Faison Hewlin, and This Is How I Work Dr. Patricia Hewlin studies organizational diversity and the organizational participation and treatment of minorities. As with so many How I Work subjects, her work has a personal resonance. Dr. Hewlin pursued her PhD in organizational behavior after...
15:34, 08/21/2019

England star Mako Vunipola not taking second World Cup for granted after cousin Taulupe Faletau ruled out Mako Vunipola is extra appreciative of being able to play at the World Cup after witnessing his cousin, Wales No8 Toby Faletau, go through the pain of missing out....
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Italy's crisis could lead to 3 different scenarios for its volatile bond market Italy's fresh political crisis has left investors contemplating how to trade its sovereign bond market which has seen significant volatility over the last few months....
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Target CEO: The US trade war creates 'uncertainty' and 'complexity' Target CEO Brian Cornell says he's encouraged by Trump's decision to postpone some consumer-oriented tariffs that were supposed to start Sept. 1....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Trump to stop ‘catch-and-release’ of migrants, will hold them during immigration proceedings In a bold move to rob human smugglers of their best sales pitch of a free ride into America, the Trump administration is announcing plans to keep all illegal migrant families together and in U.S. facilities during their immigration proceedings, accor...
15:34, 08/21/2019

iPhone 11 to Be Bundled With Fast Charging USB Type-C Charger: Report iPhone 11 will come bundled with a USB Type-C charger and a USB Type-C to Lightning cable, according to charging peripherals-focussed website ChargerLab....
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MoviePass User Records Said to Have Been Exposed on Public Server MoviePass has reportedly exposed thousands of unencrypted customer card numbers and personal credit cards because a critical server was not protected with a password....
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California county fair employees squandered tax dollars on illegal travel, lavish meals: audit California county fair employees squandered hundreds of thousands of taxpayers’ dollars on unofficial travel, extravagant meals and alcohol, an audit report shows....
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Stocks Open Higher Ahead of Fed Minutes U.S. stocks gained after strong earnings reports from retailers, easing some fears about slowing economic growth, and ahead of the Federal Reserve’s minutes from its latest policy meeting....
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Silver Rally Cools as Investors Await Fresh Fed Signals Prices of silver edged lower, pausing a recent rally as investors looked ahead to the release of Fed minutes and a Friday speech by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell....
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Strong Demand for Bank Bonds Allays Fears From Sinking Shares The relatively strong performance of bank bonds is sending an encouraging signal at a time when financial stocks are under pressure from recession fears....
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Slowing Buybacks Remove Pillar of Stock Market U.S. corporations are repurchasing their own shares at the slowest pace in 18 months, a potential sign of more volatility as the buyback bonanza from the corporate tax overhaul wanes....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Traders Bet on Falling Volatility Stock volatility has receded in recent days, and some investors have bet the tranquility will persist. Leveraged funds like hedge funds recently increased bearish wagers on futures linked to the Cboe Volatility Index, a measure of market turbulence, ...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Ronda Rousey Fucked Up Her Finger While She Filmed A TV Show Let’s issue the warning up front: You’re going to see a pretty gross finger if you keep reading. It looks like a bloody lowercase “Z,” if that helps you sharpen your imagination. Okay, you’ve been warned....
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Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Baltimore Ravens Some people are fans of the Baltimore Ravens. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Baltimore Ravens. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Sebastian Maniscalco: the record-breaking comic who impressed Scorsese The world’s fifth highest-earning comedian talks about going from serving Robert De Niro drinks to co-starring with him on screenIt’s an early Thursday morning in Los Angeles and Sebastian Maniscalco sounds weary, but for good reason. Not only is he ...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Warne Says This About World Cup Final Overthrow Shane Warne, who is also a part of the MCC committee which will review the decision, questioned umpire's decision, saying that the overthrow should have been called a dead ball....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Parkland massacre survivors unveil sweeping U.S. gun-control plan ahead of 2020 election Survivors of the Parkland, Florida, high school massacre on Wednesday released a sweeping gun-control plan that would ban assault-style rifles and take other steps in hopes of halving U.S. firearms deaths and injuries....
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| Benkenstein: Sacking Gibson didn't make sense Former Proteas batting coach Dale Benkenstein says he feels for ousted head coach Ottis Gibson, who was let go after South Africa's failed World Cup campaign....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Trump, Maduro confirm 'secret' Venezuela-US talks amid increased pressure on socialist regime President Donald Trump and Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro both confirmed that there have been “secret” discussions between the two nations for months now even as the U.S. ramped up economic sanctions against the socialist regime....
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Danish royal family 'surprised,' lawmakers fume as Trump cancels Denmark visit over Greenland The Danish Royal family was “surprised” after President Trump scraped the planned visit to Denmark following Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen’s comments that the idea that the U.S. might buy Greenland from Denmark was “absurd.”...
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Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change....
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Amazon Music comes to select Garmin music-enabled sports watches Garmin has been expanding music support on its various sports watches and now is the first wearable company to roll out support for Amazon Music. Amazon Prime subscribers can now enjoy music on their GPS sports watch for no additional cost....
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Black teen 'humiliated' after school colored his hair with marker, parents say Texas lawsuit says school personnel drew on the student’s scalp after it was deemed his haircut violated the dress codeParents of a black teenager in Texas are suing their Houston-area school district after three white middle school personnel used a ...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Bernie Sanders announces plan to double union membership if elected Workplace Democracy Act expansion would restore rights to collectively bargain for better wages, benefits and conditions Bernie Sanders has released plans to double union membership in the US during his first term in office as he campaigns to secure ...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Beatings, murders and prisoners set on fire: inside the prison called 'gangland' Inmates report gangs enforce the rules at South Mississippi Correctional Institution, where violence is surging and ‘horrific’ attacks leave ‘no doubt the prison is unsafe’Jeffery Wilemon clutched his gut, throbbing in pain as he lay on his bed insid...
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How often do Americans change their underwear? The statistics stink | Arwa Mahdawi The latest findings may appear disgusting at first glance (or sniff). But it’s ‘advertistics’ such as this that are the real problemAmericans are disgusting. Actually, let me rephrase that: 45% of Americans are disgusting. According to a study, 45% o...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Ignore the sneering: young people’s rage is an age-old sign of failed politics | Fiona Sturges Like the rockers and ravers before them, this generation treats the choices of their elders with alarmIn the documentary Everybody in the Place, the Turner prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller delivers a talk to a group of sixth-form politics students ...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Italy's Democratic party leader warms to idea of M5S alliance Ex-PM Matteo Renzi’s plan may stave off elections that could lead to fully far-right governmentThe leader of Italy’s centre-left Democratic party (PD) has warmed to a potential alliance with its long-time rival, the anti-establishment Five Star Movem...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Rick Perry, Man Who Could Nuke Entire World, Fell for a Super-Old Facebook Hoax Rick Perry, as head of the Department of Energy, is tasked with overseeing America’s vast nuclear arsenal, one capable of blowing up the earth many times over. He’s also a huge idiot, as evidenced yet again by him sharing one of the oldest anti-Faceb...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Trump Touts Conspiracy Loon Crowning Him 'King of Israel' Fresh off his latest bout of venomous anti-Semitism, President Donald Trump kicked off his Wednesday morning by quoting a deranged conspiracy monger who adoringly referred to the president as both the “king of Israel” and the “second coming of God.”...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Peter Thiel’s Shady Tech Company Keeps Cashing in on Trump’s Cruel Immigration Policies Palantir has a deal with Immigration and Customs Enforcement for up to nearly $50 million over the next 3 years, according to a contract posted Monday. The software company co-founded by possible vampire and all around terrible person Peter Thiel he...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Motorola Razr V4: release date, price, news and leaks Motorola Razr smartphones were iconic devices back when full-featured smartphones weren't ubiquitous tech products – but there's a chance they could become iconic again. We've heard many rumors about a new entry, the Motoro...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 release date, specifications, price and rumors Xiaomi is gearing up to introduce the Redmi Note 8 series on August 29 at an event in China. The new lineup will follow the company's Redmi Note 7 series which was launched early this year on February 28 in India. Redmi followed it with the Note...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Dell boosts XPS 13, Inspiron laptop lines with Intel Comet Lake processors Dell isn't waiting until the holiday season to bring Intel's new 10th-Generation Comet Lake processors (CPUs) to some of its most popular mobile devices. We already knew about the Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 getting 10-nanometer (nm) Ice Lake inside...
17:34, 08/21/2019

How to Encourage Kindness in Kids We teach our kids kindness by modeling kindness ourselves, talking to them about kindness, and praising them when we catch them being kind. We can also teach it with fuzzy pom-pom balls....
17:34, 08/21/2019

Spider-Man: What Disney-Sony split means for his movie future After two successful solo outings and three team-up films in which he stood alongside The Avengers, your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man appears to be swinging out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe....
18:00, 08/21/2019

Who is mystery brunette Prince Andrew waved to from Epstein's mansion? A mystery brunette seen in a video showing Prince Andrew inside convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein's New York mansion is reportedly the socialite daughter of a former Australian prime minister....
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Putin says Finnish part of Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline complete Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that the construction of the Finnish portion of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline had been completed....
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Oklahoma judge to rule on Monday in opioid lawsuit against J&J An Oklahoma judge will rule on Monday on whether Johnson & Johnson should be held liable in a lawsuit by the state's attorney general who argues the drugmaker should be forced to pay $17 billion for fueling the opioid epidemic....
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BofA CEO Moynihan plays down fears of U.S. recession - CNBC Bank of America Corp Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan on Wednesday played down fears of a potential U.S. recession, saying strong consumer spending could keep the economy growing....
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US to face Latvia in Fed Cup, Romania to play Russia The United States will face Latvia for a place in next year's Fed Cup finals, the first time the 'World Cup of Tennis' tournament system will be used        ...
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Amid Her Battle to Run, Caster Semenya Calls Out Her Competitors: 'I've Never Felt Recognized; Mostly by Women' Caster Semenya is a two-time Olympic champion. She is also in the face-off of her career over her ability to compete, due to her naturally elevated testosterone levels. Most recently, the middle-distance runner was sidelined from defending her world ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Nearly 200 US cities are seeing more extremely hot days, analysis finds 198 had an increase in the average number of days each year that felt 90F or hotter and 106 cities had an increase in ‘danger’ days that felt 105F or hotterNearly 200 US cities have seen an increase in the number of days each year that soar beyond a ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

One crazy day on the road becomes a moving portrait of allyship in Give Me Liberty Following a day in the life of a medical transport driver, Kirill Mikhanovsky’s Give Me Liberty is a portrait of chaos—specifically, how small, coinciding crises pile atop each other to create a manic web of stress. Vic (Chris Galust) has to drive a ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Angela Merkel absolutely won't give way on backstop, Boris Johnson told as he flies to Berlin Boris Johnson was today warned that German Chancellor Angela Merkel is "absolutely not giving way" on the Irish border backstop as he prepared for his first talks with the European Union's most powerful leader....
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GCSE results day 2019: Parents can harm students' mental health by bragging about results on Facebook, education experts warn But she added: "Whether you're deliriously happy or completely despondent it's as ever important to remember that your social media post might have an impact on someone else."...
19:00, 08/21/2019

Boeing to hire 'few hundred' workers to support grounded 737 MAX Boeing needs a “few hundred” temporary employees to help oversee its grounded fleet of 737 MAX jets as the company works to return the planes to the skies....
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White House whiplash: Trump says he is considering payroll tax cut after spokesman denied it President Trump said he is mulling a cut to payroll taxes to keep the U.S. economy firing, just hours after White house officials denied the idea was under consideration....
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Tennessee State QB Demry Croft arrested on rape, sexual battery charges Demry Croft, a Tennessee State quarterback who started four games last season, was arrested Monday and charged with six counts of rape and two counts of sexual battery....
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Carli Lloyd kicks 55-yard field goal, Hall of Famer says NFL should give her ‘honest’ tryout Fresh off a Women’s World Cup title, U.S. soccer star Carli Lloyd appeared at a joint practice session between the Philadelphia Eagles and Baltimore Ravens. She wowed them with her kick....
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Portishead’s ‘Dummy’ Is 25. The Band Asks That You Play It Loud. The trip-hop classic was an unexpected success in 1994. Geoff Barrow and Adrian Utley look back at its creation and explain how they think it should be heard....
19:00, 08/21/2019

China confirms it seized UK consulate employee An employee of the United Kingdom’s consulate in Hong Kong was arrested in mainland China, the two governments confirmed, amid tensions over protests in the former British colony....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Norwich City vs Chelsea lineups: Confirmed team news, predicted XIs and injury updates The pressure is already on Frank Lampard to find some tactical answers as the Chelsea coach seeks his first Premier League win of the season this weekend away to Norwich City....
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This creamy, low-calorie butter is made of water I can’t believe it’s not water. Food scientists at Cornell University have whipped up a new low-calorie “butter” that consists almost entirely of H2O. A tablespoon of this aqua spread has only 2.8 grams of fat and 25.2 calorie...
19:34, 08/21/2019

United passenger says he was forced to sit in vomit-covered seat A passenger aboard a United Airlines flight claims he and his wife were forced to sit in a vomit-soaked seat — and given paper towels to clean it up himself, according to a report. Texas resident Sam Trail said that when he and his wife boarded...
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Parkland massacre survivors post sweeping U.S. gun-control plan ahead of 2020 election Survivors of the Parkland, Florida, high school massacre on Wednesday released a sweeping gun-control plan that would ban assault-style rifles and take other steps in hopes of halving U.S. firearms deaths and injuries within a decade....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Florida man bashes elderly woman with mallet, sets her aflame while delivering for Best Buy Jorge Luis Dupre Lachazo, 21, admitted to bashing the victim's head with a mallet and dousing her in a liquid chemical.        ...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Aerial photo shoot turned rescue drama: 2 saved off California The quick response from a nearby pilot helped the Coast Guard's ability to save two lives, Lt. Cmdr. Joshua Murphy said.        ...
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Gunman shoots 4 students near Clark Atlanta University on night before classes start Police were searching for a shooter Wednesday after four college students were wounded when a gunman opened fire near Clark Atlanta University.        ...
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3 migrant children have died from flu in custody, but US won't provide vaccines Customs and Border Protection said it will not provide flu vaccines to detained migrant children, despite three deaths in part because of influenza.        ...
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School officials laughed as they colored in black student's hair with marker, lawsuit says Three administrators at Berry Miller Junior High told the Texas student that his hair violated dress code policy. The teen's parents are suing them.        ...
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AstraZeneca Imfinzi combination fails advanced lung cancer study A combination of AstraZeneca's lung cancer drug Imfinzi and an experimental treatment failed to extend the lives of patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and high levels of gene mutations, the drugmaker said on Wednesday....
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Bombshell: first trailer for star-studded Fox News drama released Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie aim for Oscars in the retelling of how the Fox News boss was brought downThe trailer for Bombshell has revealed our first official look at Charlize Theron as Megyn Kelly and Nicole Kidman as Gretchen C...
20:00, 08/21/2019

FE, FIA working to eleminate tight chicanes after '18/19 incidents Formula E and the FIA are working to eliminate the need for tracks to feature tight chicanes after several high-profile accidents occurred at such corners during 2018/19...
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NASA Administrator to Tour New Colorado Aerospace Complex, Discuss Artemis Program Media are invited to accompany NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine at 10 a.m. MDT Friday, Aug. 23, during his visit to the University of Colorado Boulder, where he will tour a newly-completed aerospace engineering complex....
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Kia Seltos To Launch Tomorrow: What To Expect Kia is all set to launch its first car in India tomorrow and there are a lot of expectations from the car already. We tell you what to expect from the Seltos as a package and here's what it's all......
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U.S. women set for May trial vs. U.S. Soccer All 28 members of the United States Women's National Team will go to trial in May 2020 against the United States Soccer Federation after mediation talks broke down over the players' gender discrimination lawsuit....
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NYPD sergeant loses 20 vacation days over role in Eric Garner’s death An NYPD sergeant will lose 20 vacation days for her role in the deadly arrest of Eric Garner, sources familiar with the matter told The Post on Wednesday. Sgt. Kizzy Adonis agreed to the punishment in a deal to plead guilty to a departmental charge o...
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State trooper charged for ‘catfishing’ woman, threatening to leak naked photos A female New York state trooper was accused of posing as a man on a dating site and threatening to post nude images of a woman if she didn’t buy her a fake driver’s license, according to a report. Jennifer Daignault, 31, of upstate Rome, who had a te...
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Jay Inslee's climate plan adds investments for rural U.S., farmers Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee expanded on his climate change plan Wednesday, outlining goals of cutting greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture and rewarding American farmers for green achievements....
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Manager Ascends To New Level Of Consciousness, Makes Completely Logical Connection Between The Handball Rule And Brexit The modern discourse is a never-ending cascade of Expanding Brain memes. Everyone plays their part, and when Deadspin is doing its job well, we provide takes that belong to one of the latter panels, ones hopefully more sophisticated than this but les...
20:34, 08/21/2019

I Could Watch Bernie Sanders Play Competent Softball on a Loop Until I Die Bernie Sanders put his Brooklyn stickball training to good use on Tuesday by playing a fairly competent game of softball at Iowa’s Field of Dreams. Generally, these kinds of events feel forced, but please tell me if you don’t see a soupçon of fun and...
20:34, 08/21/2019

How the postcard became a hit 150 years ago A new exhibition at Berlin's Museum for Communication celebrates the 150-year history of postcards. Here's how Germans enthusiastically adopted the medium to share important news — and the latest gossip....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Indonesia sends more troops to quell fresh Papua unrest Indonesia has deployed additional troops to the restive province of West Papua amid spreading violence and protests there over the past several days. A separatist movement has simmered in the region for decades....
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Does Germany need a stimulus package to cope with recession? German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has been mulling an economic stimulus package, should Europe's largest economy slide into a full-blown recession. It would mark a departure from a policy of balanced annual budgets....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Canada's Trudeau says won't back down in dispute with China, urges restraint in Hong Kong Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday said he would not escalate a deepening trade and diplomatic dispute with China but added that his government had no intention of backing down as it defended its interests....
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Incarcerated Kashmir separatists urge public march over loss of autonomy Separatist leaders in Indian Kashmir have urged people to defy a ban and join a mass march after Friday prayers this week, the first such call since the federal government revoked the region's autonomy, stirring anger in the region and beyond....
21:00, 08/21/2019

G7 or G5? Trump and Johnson add unpredictability to French summit Brexit Britain's overtures to U.S. President Donald Trump risk further complicating the search for common ground this weekend at a Group of Seven summit already clouded by transatlantic rifts over trade, Iran and climate change....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Ryan Reynolds Had the Most Ryan Reynolds Response to a Fan’s Deadpool-Spider-Man Movie Dreams Tuesday was a difficult day for Marvel Cinematic Universe fans as Variety reported that Sony and Marvel Studios had reached an impasse in negotiations for future rights to the character of Spider-Man, meaning everyone’s favorite web-slinging su...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Badge life: The story behind DEFCON’s hackable crystal electronic badge Enlarge / The unadorned "human" badge from DEFCON 27: hackable jewelry. (credit: Joe Grand/ DEFCON) LAS VEGAS—There are many things that make the DEFCON conference stand above all other hacking conferences. It's the largest, of course, with over 30...
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DC enacts emergency regulations to stop federal shelters for migrant kids WASHINGTON — Washington, DC, has enacted emergency regulations to stop the federal government’s plan to house unaccompanied migrant children there. The Washington Post reports the regulations by Mayor Muriel E. Bowser’s administration were adopted Fr...
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Parkland student activists unveil gun violence prevention plan The student activists who survived the Parkland high school massacre released a sweeping gun-control plan Wednesday aimed at slashing firearm deaths in the US -- including a call to ban assault-type rifles....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Jon Gruden is riding the Nathan Peterman rollercoaster on ‘Hard Knocks’ Jon Gruden is experiencing the highs and lows of the Nathan Peterman experience in front of HBO’s cameras. The Raiders backup quarterback competition is one of the secondary storylines on “Hard Knocks,” when the show is not delving ...
21:00, 08/21/2019

How to wager the NFL’s preseason dress rehearsal Places, people! Dress rehearsals are about to begin in Week 3 of the NFL preseason. That means starters will see their most extensive playing time of the exhibition slate … and many gamblers will be making their biggest bets. Are you ready for ...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Limited options for Tony DeAngelo, Brendan Lemieux in Rangers contract standoffs The scenario hasn’t changed since the July 31 buyout of Kevin Shattenkirk. Indeed, one might argue that the scenario hasn’t changed since the final week of June when the Rangers submitted one-year, $874,125 qualifying offers to Tony DeAngelo and Bren...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Huawei has a secret office in Iran, because there hasn’t been enough bad news about the company As if Huawei didn’t already have enough negative press coverage and headlines to grapple with, it seems that the company’s detained chief financial officer has provided fodder for still more. After she was detained by Canadian officials b...
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Gold, Copper and Oil Go Their Separate Ways Gold, copper and oil rose and fell in tandem as China led emerging economies' voracious appetite for commodities. The trade war helped change that dynamic....
22:00, 08/21/2019

Cupid and Psyche: True Love Conquers All The mythological tale of Cupid and Psyche is one of the few Greek and Roman myths that has not fully become assimilated into modern consciousness. Though adapted somewhat into the better known "Beauty and the Beast"—first written by French author Jea...
22:00, 08/21/2019

The Franks, Charlemagne, and the Forging of Europe The earliest histories of many European nations are firmly rooted in the ancient periods of migrations – when all sorts of tribes traveled from their homes in search of new grounds for settlement.  ...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Maryland man accused of raping, choking woman was in US illegally, report says A 26-year-old man accused of raping and attacking a woman in Maryland last week reportedly has been identified by ICE as a Honduran national who has been in the U.S. illegally....
22:00, 08/21/2019

The Club, an ‘MMO’ from one of the Stanley Parable devs, is bonkers Sometimes I come into work and my European colleagues have had a relatively quiet day. Other days I come in and someone tells me they’ve spotted something so bizarre, so wonderful that I immediately think, “I gotta check this shit out.” In this case,...
22:34, 08/21/2019

3 pivotal Bitcoin figures thought to be Satoshi that you should know about Welcome to Hard Fork Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice to keep you up to date in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world. One of today’s greatest technology mysteries is not how Bitcoin works, but who created it. On October 31,...
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| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian rule, a spokesperson has said....
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Against the current: Femicide in Mexico on the rise and growing more brutal Fifty-six percent of Mexican territory is seen as dangerous for women. Finding a solution to the increasing violence is not easy, because there isn't a clear pattern to it, writes journalist Anabel Hernandez....
22:34, 08/21/2019

The ‘master genius’ behind Anthony Yarde Matt Christie on the unique methods of Anthony Yarde and Tunde Ajayi The post The ‘master genius’ behind Anthony Yarde appeared first on Boxing News....
22:34, 08/21/2019

Saudi Arabia is cracking down on foreign workers, but that may not go over so well inside the kingdom REUTERS/Faisal Nasser Saudi Arabia plans to bar foreign workers from certain jobs as part of an effort to reduce unemployment and the potential for social strife that come with it. It may take a while for Riyadh to realize the "Saudization" of its w...
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NRA head Wayne LaPierre made $1.4 million in 2017. Here's what we know, and don't know, about the finances of America's most public gun rights advocate, who can reportedly change Trump's mind on gun policy with a single phone call. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Wayne LaPierre is the CEO and executive vice president of the National Rifle Association (NRA), an American gun rights advocacy group. While LaPierre's exact net worth is unknown, one estimate has put it at $10 million. He was...
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Get the top stories in your industry delivered to your inbox each week. Sign up here. Getty Hello! Business Insider now has a suite of weekly newsletters designed to get the top stories of the week in key industries directly to you, our readers. These are written by our top editors and reporters in areas ranging from tech to investing...
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Read the pitch deck that business travel startup Lola used to secure $37 million in funding Lola.com CEO Mike Volpe thinks business travel on the whole is just horrible – but he saw that as a big business opportunity. Lola focuses on making it easier for medium-sized companies to manage corporate travel arrangements. Companies use the...
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How to turn an iPhone's 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' mode on or off, or set it to enable automatically Luis Alvarez/Getty Images The iPhone's driving mode is called Do Not Disturb While Driving, and you can turn it on and off automatically, or manually through the Control Center. Driving mode silences notifications and temporarily blocks phone calls ...
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