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Why Russia’s relationship with the G-7 collapsed President Trump’s hope that Russia will rejoin the Group of Seven is rooted in misunderstandings. But if it did rejoin, it would be another blow to meetings designed to offer a unified front to global problems....
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China ‘will not sit idly by’ over US arms sale to Taiwan A senior Chinese officer says the country “will not sit idly by” if the U.S. proceeds with a sale of advanced F-16V fighter jets to Taiwan, and warned of other potential countermeasures in addition to punishing foreign firms involved in the deal...
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Sudan’s Top General Sworn In as Leader of New Ruling Body Sudan’s top general was sworn in Wednesday as the leader of a joint military-civilian body created to rule Sudan during a three-year transition period toward democratic elections....
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CCSO: Dragoon Fire under control COCHISE COUNTY, Ariz. – The Cochise County Sherrif’s Office announced that a fire burning in Dragoon Mountains is now under control. According to officials, the fire is still burning but crews have a handle on it....
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PCSD identify corrections officer who died at Superior Court TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department has identified the Corrections Officer who was found dead at the Pima County Superior Court building Wednesday morning. Corrections Officer Brian Krumm was confirmed as the deceased. According to ...
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DIGGING DEEPER: City works to combat low-income housing shortage TUCSON – We have an update on a story we told you about on the lack of housing for low-income and senior renters who receive Section 8 benefits. News 4 Tucson has been digger deeper into possible solutions to the problem. We told you about Lill...
11:34, 08/22/2019

Lightning-caused fire burning 40 acres near I-10, Dragoon TUCSON – Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management is battling a fire burning 40 acres of land near Dragoon after the fire ignited sometime Wednesday. According to officials, the fire is located near Interstate 10 and Dragoon Road 12 m...
11:34, 08/22/2019

85-year-old woman, five elderly men arrested on sex charges at Connecticut park FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Six people ranging in age from 62 to 85 face sex charges after being arrested in a conservation area in Connecticut. Police say the six, five men and an 85-year-old woman, were involved in lewd and sexual activity in the Grace...
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TFD responds to west side home fire TUCSON – Crews were dispatched to a west side home fire on Wednesday. Tucson Fire Department units responded to reports of smoke near Stone Avenue and Pastime Road. Fire officials said the fire did not extend into the whole structure. The cause...
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New Trump policy to lift limit on how long it can detain migrant families, children WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) — The Trump administration announced on Wednesday that it intends to hold migrant families in detention for the duration of their immigration proceedings, with no limit on the time they can be detained. The new rule, announced b...
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TPD: Victim of suspicious death identified TUCSON – Detectives continue to investigate the suspicious death of a man on Tucson’s south side. Police identified the victim as 29-year-old Romulo M. Bacarse. Police were able to identify the man by releasing two images of his tattoos to the public...
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Inside India’s Messy Electric Vehicle Revolution A million electric rickshaws sprang up out of nowhere and are now being used by 60 million people a day. The government and vehicle makers are struggling to catch up....
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'Lady and the Tramp': Monte the dog goes from shelter to movie mutt starring role The first look of the live-action "Lady and the Tramp" has dropped. Meet the shelter rescue dog who is now starring as Tramp.        ...
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'A Dog's Journey' bloopers: Watch what happens when a squirrel drives the dog stars nuts Shooting with real pooches in "A Dog's Journey" leads to unexpected moments, such as when a squirrel dropped in. More from the home release bloopers.        ...
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If I protest in Hong Kong and travel to mainland China, will I be able to come home? In late May, two weeks before the first major anti-extradition bill march in Hong Kong, four high school friends and I took a day trip to the Chinese city of Shenzhen for a birthday celebration....
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American-born Israeli woman, 25, detained in Russia for 4 months over 9 grams of cannabis A 25-year-old woman with dual American and Israeli citizenship has been behind bars in Russia since April after authorities allegedly found nine grams of cannabis in her luggage while she was traveling....
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Mexican judge allows recreational cocaine use … for 2 users, reports say In a ruling hailed as a “historic step” for ending the country’s “war on drugs,” a Mexican judge granted two plaintiffs permission to possess, transport and use cocaine recreationally, according to reports Wednesday. ...
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Explainer: Macron's quest for an international tax on digital services French President Emmanuel Macron is pressing ahead with a digital tax in France, a move U.S. President Donald Trump described as "foolishness", and the French leader is keen to reach an international agreement on taxing big tech companies....
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Miami Dolphins player responds to coach playing Jay-Z at practice amid controversy over rapper's NFL deal Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills responded to his head coach playing several songs by Jay-Z during Wednesday's practice by blasting tracks from the Brooklyn rapper's archrival....
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MLB warns players about sex pills blamed for positive PED tests Major League Baseball has warned players of the "very real risk" of over-the-counter sexual enhancement pills which contain banned substances, according to media reports....
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To be beside the seaside: Whitley Bay's daytrippers – in pictures Markéta Luskačová fell in love with and photographed Whitley Bay in the late 1970s. Her warm and intimate images from 40 years ago capture families young and old enjoying the north-east coast – wind, grey skies and rain notwithstandingBy the Sea is a...
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Britain's Cuadrilla pauses gas fracking after earth tremor British shale gas company Cuadrilla has paused fracking at its Preston New Road site in Lancashire, northwest England, due to an earth tremor late on Wednesday....
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Will Probably Cry If Veep Wins At the Emmys Again The series finale of Veep may have come and gone, but the journey for the cast isn't over yet. The show is nominated for nine Emmys this year, including outstanding comedy series,......
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Jamie Foxx Defends Sela Vave From ''Home Wrecker'' Claims After Katie Holmes Split Jamie Foxx is setting the record straight on his rumored romance with singer Sela Vave. On the heels of his split from Katie Holmes, the rapper is addressing the numerous rumors......
13:34, 08/22/2019

Yes, Miley Cyrus and Kaitlynn Carter Really Got Brody Jenner a Weed-Themed Birthday Gift What divorce filing? Mere hours have passed since Liam Hemsworth filed for divorce from Miley Cyrus, but that's already in the past for her and Kaitlynn Carter. Instead, they are......
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Barry’s Anthony Carrigan on being an Emmy nominee, a role model, and a future rom-com lead The world of HBO’s Barry is as absurd as it is brutal, and no character moves through it quite like NoHo Hank. A Chechen mobster by trade, Hank is the kind of guy who would also organize his crime outfit’s Secret Santa gift exchange—he’s equally moti...
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Oklahoma man who installed secret cameras in ‘staggering’ number of homes gets life sentence A man who pleaded guilty to installing secret cameras in a “staggering” number of homes in Oklahoma County while working for a security company over the last five years was given a life sentence Wednesday, according to a report....
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Russian Web Activists Joust With Kremlin to Keep Internet Free A band of Russian techies and lawyers score wins in protecting web freedom, as they face their biggest challenge yet: trying to stop President Vladimir Putin’s plan to firewall the country from the rest of the internet....
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Instagram Doesn't Own Your Photos, But They Can Still Use Them Forever Earlier this week, Judd Apatow, Debra Messing, and Rick Perry⁠—the Secretary of Energy and guy in control of all our nuclear weapons⁠—fell for a lie that’s been circulating on Instagram: that Instagram changed its policies so that they could use all ...
13:34, 08/22/2019

Is Real Estate Crowdfunding a Good Investment? Ask a rich person how they got rich, and there’s a good chance they’ll say they invested in real estate. In fact, real estate is generally accepted as one of the most solid ways to build wealth. That’s why there’s no shortage of people who long to bu...
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EVgo and Electrify America let you charge your EV with just one account EVgo and Electrify America have announced a partnership that will make it less of a hassle for EV owners to find a charge. Drivers will be able to access public chargers on either network without the need to create a new membership or pay additional....
14:00, 08/22/2019

Chicago will test Samsung's DeX in-vehicle solution in cop cars Samsung created an in-vehicle version of its DeX platform in hopes that it can replace the computers cops and first responders have to carry around. Now, the Chicago Police Department has announced that it's taking the system for a spin to see i...
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Apple warns against storing its titanium credit card in leather The titanium Apple Card looks slick (with the sound to match), but you may need to treat it gingerly if you expect it to look as pristine as the day you got it. Apple has posted a cleaning guide for the physical credit card that warns against storin...
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Djokovic and Osaka top seeds for US Open "World number ones and title holders Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka have been named the top seeds for the US Open which starts on Monday in New York."...
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Ronaldo: Messi rivalry has made me a better player "Cristiano Ronaldo says his rivalry with Lionel Messi has propelled them both to new heights – and hopes to have dinner with the Barcelona star in the future."...
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IFAB tell Premier League to get in line on VAR useage "Football\u0027s lawmaking body has urged the Premier League and other competitions to all follow the same rules on the involvement of video review (VAR) technology."...
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Bayern hope Coutinho arrival will spark season "German champions Bayern Munich are hoping their fans\u0027 enthusiasm with the arrival of Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho this week will spill over onto the pitch when they travel to Schalke 04 on Saturday."...
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The best Stephen King movies … ranked! With It Chapter Two out next month, plus the news that an adaptation of The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon is back on track, we count down the finest big-screen versions of King’s terrifying talesCujo arguably has more thrills. Apt Pupil certainly has mor...
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Can Spider-Man survive outside of the Marvel universe? Disney and Sony have split over their web-slinging arrangement which could lead to disaster for Spidey or an intriguing new opportunityIs the Marvel Cinematic Universe going to have to say goodbye to its friendly neighborhood Spider-Man? Marvel and S...
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A new survey shows what really interests 'pro-lifers': controlling women | Jill Filipovic According to their own survey responses, anti-abortion voters are hostile to gender equality in practically every aspectAccording to self-identified “pro-life” advocates, the fundamental divide between those who want to outlaw abortion and those who ...
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The 'Formula One' secret behind Tom Brady's time-cheating dominance The 42-year-old quarterback is among the NFL’s best and he’s shown little sign of slowing down. How does he do it?On 3 August, Tom Brady turned 42. Were there a Newton’s Law of Aging, Brady would be defying it. After all, normal human beings slow dow...
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Ruthless Solskjær cares little for egos or age at Manchester United The manager has fielded young teams and experienced players such as Smalling, Jones, Matic and Fred are the victimsIn Manchester United’s opening two fixtures Ole Gunnar Solskjær has shown the ruthlessness surely required to successfully transform th...
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Titanic explorers' dive reveals 'shocking' state of wreck First venture to the ship in 15 years finds that features have decayed completelyThe first dive to the Titanic in nearly 15 years has revealed “shocking” deterioration in the state of the wreck.An international team of explorers made five dives with ...
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Great parks and green spaces in the UK: readers’ travel tips Sensory playgrounds for children, a second world war airfield converted into a deer park, and an ever-changing stretch of coastline are among your favouritesSkirting the southern edge of Manchester, Turn Moss and Chorlton water meadows offer a huge s...
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US briefing: Greenland spat, child migrant detention and climate debate Thursday’s top story: Danes hit out at ‘narcissistic’ Trump after he cancels visit. Plus, How Tom Brady stays on top form at 42Subscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Continu...
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Donald Trump says he is 'the chosen one' to take on China – video The US president said his life would be easier if he had not mounted a trade war with China but went on to say ‘I am the chosen one’ to take on Beijing. Donald Trump said the US would probably make a deal with ChinaWith boasts and insults, Trump sets...
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Belize's fishers net bounty of trailblazing approach – in pictures A strict conservation programme is helping protect the tiny country’s marine ecosystems, despite the growing threat of steadily warming watersWhy Belize is a world leader in protecting the oceanAll photographs by Tony Rath Continue reading......
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Netflix’s new thriller ‘The I-Land’ is giving us serious ‘Lost’ flashbacks ABC’s hit drama Lost is one of those shows that’s been off the air for almost a decade now (it ended in 2010) and yet it still has such a passionate fanbase with strong feelings about the series, which started off following the survivors ...
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This video of ‘Stranger Things 3’ Easter eggs will blow your mind Stranger Things is one of those rare shows that emerged out of nowhere, with little to no hype, and quickly became a mainstream sensation. Since the series debuted a little more than three years ago, the engaging sci-fi show has long been one of Netf...
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. plans on racing at Darlington Dale Earnhardt Jr. is only mostly retired, so he doesn't plan to miss driving at one of his favorite tracks when NASCAR goes to Darlington Raceway in South Carolina next weekend....
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Miami Dolphins owner steps down from the NFL's social justice committee Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has stepped down from the NFL's social justice committee after he was criticized for hosting a fundraiser for President Donald Trump....
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Russia Sends Its First Humanoid Robot Fedor Into Space Russia on Thursday launched an unmanned rocket carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning to assist astronauts on the International Space Station....
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UK's Hong Kong Mission Worker Detained In China Over Prostitution: Report An employee at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been detained in China for involvement in prostitution, China's state-backed Global Times newspaper said on Thursday....
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Drugged-up man busted after trying to use gauze, Band-Aids to fix flat tires: cops It’s gonna take more than a Band-Aid to patch up this mess. A man under the influence of drugs in California tried to use gauze and Band-Aids to patch up his car’s two flat driver’s side tires, authorities said. Police discovered the crudely at...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Chinese official tells US to mind its own business on Hong Kong One of China’s top diplomats said Wednesday that Americans like Mitch McConnell should heed President Trump’s view that the demonstrations rocking Hong Kong are an internal matter for the Chinese — and that everybody else should butt out. “President ...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Texas executes man for 1998 slaying of college student HUNTSVILLE, Texas — A Texas death row inmate who argued that his conviction was based on junk science was executed Wednesday for the abduction, rape and killing of a suburban Houston community college student more than 20 years ago. Larry Swearingen,...
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Couple charged in boat crash that killed young Alabama schoolteacher An Alabama couple was arrested Wednesday in connection with a tragic boat crash that left a 26-year-old elementary school teacher dead, authorities said. Jodi and Nick Suggs, both 50, were charged with criminally negligent homicide for the Fourth of ...
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What life is like on the Syria-Turkey border, one of the world's most tense and dangerous fault lines AP After threatening military incursions into northeast Syria to keep Kurdish forces at bay, Turkey has negotiated a "safe zone" in northern Syria. Turkey is deporting Syrian refugees back to Syria as its economy continues to spiral. Turkey and Syri...
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The Air Force is testing a new kind of headset that protects the user by transmitting sounds through their bones Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joseph Barron US airmen at RAF Mildenhall are testing a new in-ear headset that uses the wearer's ear bones to transmit sounds. The new device is meant to protect the wearer's hearing while still allowing communic...
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Joe Biden’s campaign plays the electability card: ‘You have to look at who is going to win’ In campaign ads and in comments, the former vice president and his wife are highlighting the idea that he is best positioned to defeat President Trump....
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Blame humans for starting the Amazon fires, environmentalists say Environmental organizations and researchers say the wildfires blazing in the Brazilian rainforest were set by cattle ranchers and loggers who want to clear and utilize the land, emboldened by the country's pro-business president....
15:00, 08/22/2019

Meet the Students Fueling Hong Kong’s Protests: ‘We May Die’ Antigovernment protests have raged all summer, aided by student activists. How will they be heard after they go back to school? Here’s what they told us....
15:34, 08/22/2019

White House wants to end child detention limits The Trump administration is moving to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention, a move that will almost certainly lead to a new court battle over immigration. (Aug. 21)   ...
15:34, 08/22/2019

Dump truck collapses through MA parking garage Aerial footage showed a dump truck through the upper level of parking garage in Quincy, Massachusetts, Wednesday. The weight of the truck is believed to have caused the ground to give way. No injuries were reported. (August 21)    ...
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5 years after Garner death, neighborhood 'lawless' People in the Staten Island neighborhood where Eric Garner died say police have been reluctant to take any action in the area since Garner's death. (Aug. 21)        ...
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AP Top Stories August 21 P Here are the top stories for Wed., August 21st: Trump takes swipe at Danish prime minister; Trump moves to forgive student debt of disabled vets; DHS announces plans to end limits on child detention; Czechs protest, remember 1969 Soviet invasion. &#...
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Immigrant advocates: Keep child detention limits Immigrant advocates are criticizing a Trump administration move to end a long-standing federal court agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention (Aug. 21)        ...
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Jet's Bell eager for teamates to hit him New York Jets running back Le'Veon Bell hasn't played in a game in nearly 20 months and is eager for Week 1 of the regular season when he'll make his debut with his new team. Bell is being held out of preseason games as a precaution. (...
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On This Day: 22 August 2012 The timeslot for 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' was changed to challenge late night shows fronted by David Letterman and Jay Leno (22 Aug.)        ...
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Pelosi heckled by protesters demanding Trump impeachment at San Francisco award dinner Liberal protesters fed up with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s reluctance when it comes to impeaching President Trump disrupted a “Heart of the Resistance” dinner where the California Democrat was receiving a lifetime achievement award, claiming Pelosi ...
15:34, 08/22/2019

Some 2020 Dems' campaigns spent big on Uber, Lyft -- even on day of boycott they backed Democratic presidential candidates spent hundreds of dollars on Uber and Lyft even as they supported the boycott of the ride-hailing services back in May....
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Earn more than $250 an hour with these high paying independent jobs Shifting workplace norms and a tight labor market are giving employees the freedom to strike out on their own while raking in impressive sums, according to a new study from Upwork, which lists the most lucrative independent work in the U.S....
15:34, 08/22/2019

Monsoon Skin Diet: 5 Diet Tips To Get Glowing Skin This Rainy Season If you are fed up with your dry and dull skin this monsoon, we must tell you that there are plenty of natural ways in which you may get your sheen back....
16:00, 08/22/2019

Remediant raises $15 million to help companies manage privileged access Remedient, a San Francisco- and Fort Worth-based provider of privileged account management software, has raised $15 million in venture capital.Read More...
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Facebook admits it’s still being exploited to incite ethnic violence in Myanmar Facebook said it removed 216 social media pages, groups, and accounts in Myanmar, where it continues to be exploited in an ethnic cleansing campaign.Read More...
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Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Reveals His Top Tips for Video Game Domination It’s time to Get Good with Tyler Blevins, a.k.a. Ninja, one of the most famous and highest-paid e-sports athletes around. That’s the title of his new book — subtitled My Ultimate Guide to Gaming — which promises to divulge Nin...
16:00, 08/22/2019

Kawhi Leonard Donates One Million Backpacks to Students in Los Angeles: ‘This Felt Like the Right Way to Get Started’ Since signing with the Los Angeles Clippers in July, NBA superstar Kawhi Leonard has spent his summer acclimating to his new surroundings after crushing the hopes and dreams of Lakers fans throughout the city. But in his efforts to endear himself to ...
16:00, 08/22/2019

Trump Quotes Conservative Conspiracy Theorist Who Calls Him the ‘King of Israel’ and ‘The Second Coming of God’ Wayne Allyn Root, a conservative Christian radio host who hasn’t met a conspiracy theory that he hasn’t pushed to his batshit crazy audience of listeners, called Trump the “King of Israel” and the “Second coming of God,” and all Trump heard was “King...
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China blames Canada for difficulties in relationship, demands Huawei executive be freed China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co Ltd Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou....
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South Korea's top court to rule on Samsung heir's bribery case on August 29 South Korea's Supreme Court is to rule next Thursday on whether to uphold a reduced sentence given to Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee or ask an appeals court to revisit a case that was part of a graft scandal that brought down the president in 2017....
16:34, 08/22/2019

Spotify is offering a three-month free trial to lure you away from Apple Music You can now try Spotify Premium free for three months rather than one, giving you longer to sample the service and decide if it's right for you.The new 90-day trial isn't a limited-time offer – according to Spotify, it's here to...
16:34, 08/22/2019

Amazon Summer Sale sees Fire HD tablets reduced up to 35% The Amazon Summer Sale is here, and if you're looking to pick up a tablet for less than normal, you're in luck – all the Fire HD slates are now reduced.Amazon's Fire HD range, consisting of the Fire HD 7, HD 8, and HD 10 tablets...
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Trump's disastrous trade war won't head off a recession, and it might help cause one We're going to have a recession sooner or later. But Trump's trade war hurts the economy, and his tax cut ideas won't help. Here's what we should do.       ...
16:34, 08/22/2019

'A burger, a coffee, whatever': Food delivery robots may soon roll up to Purdue's campus A company wants to bring cooler-sized robots to deliver food on Purdue's campus. A West Lafayette board had... several questions.       ...
16:34, 08/22/2019

Qantas to Test Human Endurance for a 19-Hour Flight Global airlines are vying to operate ultralong flights made possible by new fuel-efficient aircraft. Airlines want to see what they can do to improve the passenger experience and keep pilots and crew alert....
17:00, 08/22/2019

Bhupinder Singh Hooda Appears Before CBI In Land Allotment Cases The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will file its reply at a Panchkula court on September 18 on the National Herald publisher Associated Journals Limited (AJL) land allotment case and Manesar......
17:34, 08/22/2019

"Based On Case Diary": Arguments In Court As CBI Produces P Chidambaram Approver is a status and not evidence in a case, Congress's Abhishek Manu Singhvi said today while representing former Union minister P Chidambaram. The former finance minister was arrested yesterday......
17:34, 08/22/2019

Accords Under Rajiv Gandhi Strengthened Indian Union: Rahul Gandhi Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday recalled his father and former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi's achievement of concluding the Punjab, Assam and Mizoram accords, saying the pacts "strengthened"......
17:34, 08/22/2019

HP adds AMD Ryzen processor options to Pavilion Gaming Desktop, Gaming 15 Laptop PCs The Pavilion Gaming 15 is HP's first gaming notebook to feature an AMD processor, while the Pavilion Gaming Desktop gets a fresh chassis design that saves space while making user upgrades easier....
17:34, 08/22/2019

Chip Gaines urges fans to spread kindness after 'tough couple of weeks' for the United States Chip Gaines is urging his fans to help spread kindness in an essay titled "We Believe in Human Kindness" on his and wife Joanna Gaines' Magnolia blog.        ...
18:00, 08/22/2019

Demi Burnett reveals she was 'scared' about coming out on 'Bachelor in Paradise' Demi Burnett opened up about being the first Bachelor Nation contestant in a same-sex relationship on "Bachelor in Paradise."        ...
18:00, 08/22/2019

Taylor Swift promises to re-record music 'next year' after losing rights to Scooter Braun In an interview for CBS Sunday Morning, Taylor Swift confirms she plans to re-record her past songs in order to regain control from Scooter Braun.        ...
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Florida teen who was annoyed by a group chat threatens school shooting The 16-year-old girl was annoyed by her younger sister's busy group chat when she threatened to carry out a shooting.        ...
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Vote for the Woman Because She’s a Woman In February, Nevada became the first state in the country with a female-majority legislature. By June, with the help of the state’s Democratic governor, there were stronger laws ensuring equal pay for women, tougher penalties for domestic viole...
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UPDATE 3-CIBC's quarterly Canada retail, U.S. growth offset loan loss provisions Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce on Thursday beat analysts' estimates for third-quarter profit, as gains in U.S. commercial banking and domestic retail offset a jump in loan loss provisions and weakness in its capital markets unit....
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Grandia Has Reignited My Love For Role-Playing Games When I was in my impressionable pre-teen years, I spent vast amounts of my summer tucked away in a musty little basement down the street. My closest friends would visit at their grandma’s house near me every year while school was out, and when we wer...
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Russian high jump world champ calls out own country for handling of doping scandal Russian track and field athlete Maria Lasitskene criticized her country’s athletics federation for slow progress in response to massive doping saga.       ...
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Cardinals release former first-round wide receiver Kevin White, sign Michael Crabtree Kevin White, a wide receiver who was drafted No. 7 overall by the Bears in 2015, was released by the Cardinals, who later signed Michael Crabtree.       ...
18:34, 08/22/2019

Ronda Rousey details gruesome accident that nearly severed her finger on '9-1-1' set "I’m pretty sure everyone thinks I’m nuts," Ronda Rousey said of fellow "9-1-1" cast members after she completed her scene despite her gnarly injury.       ...
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J.D. Davis 'can't imagine' how loud crowd would be if Mets make playoffs USA TODAY Sports' Larry Berger talks to Mets third baseman J.D. Davis about the playoff atmosphere at Citi Field.       ...
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"Let Him Carry On His Good Form": Ganguly Suggests Rohit As Test Opener Rohit Sharma was in sensational form on top of the batting line-up during World Cup 2019 and Sourav Ganguly feels that he should also be used as an opener in Test cricket....
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Sindhu, Saina And Srikanth Advance In Badminton World Championships PV Sindhu, Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth won their respective matches in World Championships on Wednesday to advance to the next stage in the tournament....
18:34, 08/22/2019

PKL 7: Puneri Paltan Thrash Bengaluru Bulls, Jaipur Edge Tamil Thalaivas Puneri Paltan beat defending champions Bengaluru Bulls 31-23 while Jaipur Pink Panthers edged Tamil Thalaivas 28-26 in a closely-contested encounter....
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Australia Captain Tim Paine Expecting "Same Old Steve Smith" Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test at Headingley after being concussed by a Jofra Archer 92 mph bouncer in the drawn second Test at Lord's....
18:34, 08/22/2019

Macron and Merkel offered the PM nothing - apart from a means to fail The cliche "good cop, bad cop" has been used too much about this first episode of shuttle boat diplomacy from Boris Johnson. Merkel, apparently, is the first and Macron the latter....
18:34, 08/22/2019

Get a cheap iPhone bargain with this affordable big data iPhone 7 deal Usually when choosing your phone contract, there is a hard choice you have to make. Do you want a cheap contract or a heap load of data? Well thanks to a tasty offer from Three, you can get both.The offer in question is part of Three's 100GB dat...
18:34, 08/22/2019

Steven Universe: The Movie Is a Mindblowingly Heartfelt, Musical Masterpiece From the moment Steven Universe: The Movie’s sumptuously-produced opening credits begin rolling, you can see how Rebecca Sugar really, really wasn’t being subtle earlier this year. She explained how the Crewniverse had been secretly preparing for the...
18:34, 08/22/2019

The Galaxy Note 10+ Is Damn Near Perfect When a phone retails at $1,100, it can’t just be good, it has to be superb. It needs to deliver features you don’t get on other phones, maintain excellence across all the standard metrics, and be able to handle pretty much any situation, whether it’s...
18:34, 08/22/2019

Updates From Terminator and The Mandalorian, Plus More Spider-Man Murmurs Add another Stephen King adaptation to the pile. John Carpenter will return for Halloween Kills and Halloween Ends. Peter Capaldi gets ghostly in a new BBC drama. Jon Favreau teases how The Mandalorian will get its freak on. Plus, new looks at Raven ...
18:34, 08/22/2019

S Jaishankar To Meet Russian Foreign Minister In Moscow On Tuesday External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is slated to meet his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow on August 27, according to Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Of the NFL’s ‘next Sean McVay’ coaching hires, which will find early success? Packers’ Matt LaFleur has inherited a playoff-ready roster, while fellow offensive coaches like the Bengals’ Zac Taylor and the Cardinals’ Kliff Kingsbury face longer odds....
19:00, 08/22/2019

U.S. figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned for 'sexual misconduct' U.S. Figure Skating and the U.S. Center for SafeSport have permanently banned coach Richard Callaghan after an investigation into accusations he engaged in sexual misconduct with two teenage boys, officials said....
19:00, 08/22/2019

Police: California man planned mass shooting at hotel Police arrested a California man in possession of a cache of weapons, ammunition and tactical gear for threatening to commit a mass shooting at a hotel where he was employed as a cook....
19:00, 08/22/2019

New all-electric Peugeot e-208 on sale now News 22 Aug, 2019 The pure-electric e-208 supermini looks set to upstage the Renault Zoe with a 211-mile range and a starting price of £25,050...
19:00, 08/22/2019

Just Norm MacDonald, having a Pokémon battle on his old sitcom The turn of the millennium was a heady time. There was the Y2K bug and a change in American presidents to worry about, Creed was a legitimate force in pop culture, and, most importantly, those damn kids couldn’t stop talking about their damn Pokémon....
19:34, 08/22/2019

First-round fireworks: Serena, Sharapova to meet at US Open Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will finally meet in the US Open, and they'll do it in their very first match at the final major of the year        ...
19:34, 08/22/2019

Andy Murray to play in Challenger Tour event in Spain Andy Murray will play in a second-tier Challenger Tour tournament hosted by Rafael Nadal's tennis academy        ...
19:34, 08/22/2019

Adam Driver investigates post-911 CIA tactics in 'The Report' trailer It's been nearly five years since the Senate's report on the CIA's use of enhanced interrogation methods made a permanent mark on America's human rights record. Amazon Studios today released the trailer for The Report, a film that...
19:34, 08/22/2019

New Cable Network for A.C.C. Heightens Arms Race in College Sports The ACC Network is owned by ESPN with revenues and costs split with the Atlantic Coast Conference. Its launch comes against a backdrop of changing viewership and big money to air college sports....
19:34, 08/22/2019

Apple Is Planning New iPhones, iPads and MacBooks This Year. Here’s What to Know Apple is readying a clutch of new hardware for the coming weeks and months, including “Pro” iPhones, upgrades to iPads and its largest laptop in years. The Cupertino, California-based technology giant is planning to announce three new iPh...
19:34, 08/22/2019

Large Telecoms, State Enforcers Make Pact to Combat Robocalls Major telecom companies and attorneys general from every state are set to announce Thursday a new pact for combating robocalls, the latest step toward cutting off such calls before they reach a consumer’s phone....
20:00, 08/22/2019

Extinction Rebellion activists convicted of public order offences Three protesters found guilty despite intervention of shadow chancellor in their supportThree Extinction Rebellion activists involved in protests in central London in April have been convicted of public order offences at a trial which heard a message...
20:00, 08/22/2019

New England Patriots' Patrick Chung faces felony cocaine possession charge Safety indicted on drug possession charge in New HampshireChung, 32, has played nine of 10 NFL seasons with PatriotsNew England Patriots strong safety Patrick Chung has been indicted in New Hampshire on a charge of cocaine possession.A Belknap County...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Juventus's star signings mask unease while Inter and Napoli can challenge The champions may have landed De Ligt, Rabiot and Ramsey but all has not run smoothly for Maurizio Sarri this summerItalian football’s summer break began in much the same way as the season had ended: with Juventus way out in front. By 1 July they had...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Bury deadline will shift only if takeover talks are ‘very deep’, warns EFL • Club has until 11.59pm on Friday to avoid threat of expulsion• Bury owner says potential buyer has requested informationThe English Football League’s executive chair, Debbie Jevans, has maintained a firm stance on the threatened expulsion of Bury, ...
20:00, 08/22/2019

The Fiver | A mere 427 matches away from reaching next summer’s final in Gdansk Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Wolves play the first leg of their Euro Vase play-off against Torino this evening. If they win the tie they’ll just have to win a bingo tournament, recite the alphabet backwards for the amusement of ...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Best dual-camera phones in India for August 2019 Two's better than one, and so dual camera phones were born. While they are not new, smartphone makers have been experimenting for years to optimise and find the best combination at different price segments.While Huawei has broken new ground with...
20:00, 08/22/2019

How to Handle Being Bullied as an Adult If you associate bullies with playgrounds and elementary school, that means you probably haven’t experienced one as an adult. Unfortunately, some people never outgrow being a jerk and continue this type of harassing behavior well into adulthood. Here...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Cops search for Bronx pastor accused of kissing 11-year-old girl Cops are searching for a Bronx pastor who is accused of kissing an 11-year-old girl during a music lesson, police and law enforcement sources said Thursday. The clergyman — who police say may have been operating under an alias as he ran a church at 2...
20:00, 08/22/2019

NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill fires back at union boss over Pantaleo firing The NYPD’s top cop spoke publicly Thursday for the first time since announcing his decision to terminate embattled Officer Daniel Pantaleo — firing back at a police union boss who called the department “rudderless and frozen.”...
20:00, 08/22/2019

The war inside Palantir: Data-mining firm’s ties to ICE under attack by employees So far, Palantir has stood firm in its support of the government, even as employees and activist groups say there is growing evidence that Palantir lends support to ICE agents whose work violates the civil liberties of undocumented immigrants. A work...
20:34, 08/22/2019

School uniforms are on the rise — even for toddlers — and it’s changing back-to-school shopping Walmart, Target and Amazon are selling their own brands of polo shirts, pleated skirts and khakis, while Old Navy has “uniform hubs” in all 1,100 of its U.S. stores....
20:34, 08/22/2019

New Zealand House Speaker Feeds Lawmaker’s Baby During Parliament Debate One of New Zealand’s top lawmakers is getting international acclaim after he was filmed cradling a fellow lawmaker’s new baby during a debate in Parliament. Trevor Mallard, the speaker of New Zealand’s House of Representatives, smil...
20:34, 08/22/2019

Catholic Priest Abuse Survivors’ Group Says It’s ‘Cowardly’ That Convicted Cardinal Has Not Been Defrocked An Australian appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Cardinal George Pell, who was found guilty earlier this year of molesting two 13-year-old choir boys in the 1990s. And yet, Pell still retains his title in the Catholic Church. The Vat...
20:34, 08/22/2019

Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino's wife posts sexy snap weeks ahead of husband's prison release Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino still has a few weeks to serve on his tax evasion sentence, and it looks like his recently wed wife's Instagram followers think she's showing him he has something to look forward to....
20:34, 08/22/2019

CDC investigates more than 150 cases of 'severe pulmonary disease' involving vaping Health officials warned Wednesday that “vaping” has led to more than 150 cases of “severe pulmonary disease” in 16 states as use of e-cigarette products continues to grow among adolescents and young adults. ...
20:34, 08/22/2019

Massachusetts resident contracts rare tick-borne illness that can cause brain infection, death A Massachusetts resident has contracted a rare but potentially deadly tick-borne illness, officials in the town of Maynard, where the patient lives, announced this week. ...
20:34, 08/22/2019

This week’s top 15 most-watched shows from Netflix and every other service The Boys, Amazon’s irreverent take on the superhero genre that focuses on superheroes who abuse their powers instead of using them for good, only debuted on the company’s streaming service a few weeks ago — but production is already...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Bernie Sanders’s ‘Green New Deal’: A $16 Trillion Climate Plan Mr. Sanders’s climate change proposal calls for the United States to eliminate fossil fuel use by 2050. “We must be extraordinarily aggressive,” he said in an interview....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Syrian Is Convicted in Stabbing Death That Set Off Riots in Germany An asylum seeker was found guilty of manslaughter in the death of a German man last year in the eastern city of Chemnitz that added fuel to an anti-immigrant backlash....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Planned Parenthood warns of ‘public health crisis’ after forced withdrawal from Title X “We believe there will be a public health crisis created by this denial of care,” said Sarah Stoesz, the Minnesota-based president of Planned Parenthood North Central States. “It’s a very sad day for the country.”...
21:00, 08/22/2019

Hospitals treat patients without admitting them, to avoid penalties (Reuters Health) - Hospitals appear to be treating Medicare patients in emergency departments (EDs) and observation areas to avoid readmissions and the financial penalties associated with them, according to a new U.S. study....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Ocasio-Cortez slammed for calling the Electoral College a racist ‘scam’ Republicans have ripped Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for calling the Electoral College a racist “scam” that favors mostly white and rural states at the expense of those with large minority populations. The 29-year-old freshman lawmaker wants to elim...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Authorities ban single-use plastics from Mount Everest There’s no great future in plastics — at least atop Mount Everest, Nepalese authorities said Thursday. Soft drink bottles and other single-use plastics less than 0.03 millimeters thick won’t be allowed to accompany thrill-seekers on the w...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Luis Castillo’s lawyer demands to know ‘next step’ after drug accusation A lawyer for ex-Mets infielder Luis Castillo has demanded his client receive an apology from authorities in the Dominican Republic after he was implicated in a massive, international drug-trafficking ring. Darren Heitner has insisted that the former ...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Jay Inslee Helped Make Climate Change a Top Campaign Issue. He Says That’s Not Enough During his six-month campaign for president, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee made climate change a focus of the Democratic presidential primary, forcing it onto the debate stage and pushing other candidates to match his ambitious plans. But Inslee believe...
21:34, 08/22/2019

| Sundowns, Pirates face daunting African challenges Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates are among five former CAF Champions League trophy-holders trailing by one goal in fixtures coming up this weekend....
21:34, 08/22/2019

Macron tells Johnson Brexit backstop is indispensable French president tells Boris Johnson he must present concrete proposals for UK exitEmmanuel Macron has described the Irish backstop as “indispensable” to a Brexit deal and urged Boris Johnson to set out his proposed alternatives as soon as possible, ...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Lightning strikes kill five in Poland's Tatra mountains More than 30 people also injured in thunderstorm in popular trekking locationAt least five people, including two children, have died and more than 30 others have been injured during a sudden thunderstorm in Poland and Slovakia’s Tatra mountains, acco...
21:34, 08/22/2019

California police arrest hotel worker allegedly planning mass shooting Long Beach police: suspect had huge arsenal and well-laid plansRodolfo Montoya allegedly plotted revenge attack on MarriottPolice in Long Beach, California, appear to have thwarted a mass shooting by arresting a hotel cook who had amassed an astonish...
21:34, 08/22/2019

'I was shocked': mother of boy whose scalp was coloured by school speaks out ‘It would not have happened to a white kid,’ Angela Washington said after staff used a marker pen on Juelz Trice’s banned haircutJuelz Trice came home from school earlier this year with permanent marker ink scribbled on his scalp, but it was not a pr...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Boris Johnson should call the DUP’s bluff and create a border in the Irish Sea | Simon Jenkins Only a separate, soft-Brexit status for Northern Ireland can resolve the backstop conundrumAs Boris Johnson journeyed back from this week’s desperate trip to Germany and France, he might have reflected on his hero Churchill and those “dreary steeples...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Why we should all head to the park – the greener the better | Alex Clark When a friend came to see me just before she died, we went to the nearest green space. Now a study suggests we’re all happier outsideThe last photograph I have of a friend was taken a few days before her death, when she had mounted a brief escape fro...
21:34, 08/22/2019

White-tailed eagles return to southern Britain after 240 years Conservationists hope release of six eaglets on Isle of Wight will mirror Scotland successWhite-tailed eagles are gracing the skies of southern Britain for the first time in 240 years after six eaglets were released on the Isle of Wight.The huge bird...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Wildlife summit votes down plan to allow sale of huge ivory stockpile Some African nations at Cites conference argue sales would provide much-needed incomeAn audacious attempt to allow a huge sale of stockpiled elephant ivory has been defeated at an international wildlife conference. The rancorous debate exposed deep d...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Frustrated Czechs given chance to topple PM in Prague escape room Players of game hunt evidence to catch character resembling leader Andrej BabišThe Czech Republic is in the grip of a repressive dictatorship. The death penalty has been introduced for minor financial offences. Memorials marking the 1989 Velvet Revol...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Large swathes of the Amazon rainforest are burning – video report There have been more than 72,000 fire outbreaks in Brazil so far this year, up 84% on the same period in 2018, according to the country’s National Institute for Space Research. More than half were in the Amazon. It followed reports that farmers were ...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Panzerotto is the O.G. Hot Pocket Everyone’s heard of calzones, but I’m willing to bet you haven’t met its deep-fried, gooey cousin: the panzerotto. This handheld snack is the forefather of what most Americans recognize as the Hot Pocket—sans cardboard cooking sleeve, scalding-hot i...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Overstock CEO resigns after admitting ties to Clinton probe, Russian spy The CEO of Overstock.com resigned Thursday — a week after saying he was in a romantic relationship with a Russian spy and involved in an FBI probe into Russia and former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. “Though patriotic Americans are writing ...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Murder of crows crash into substation, taking out power The outage, which Manitoba Hydro said affected thousands of customers in St. James and further west toward Headingley, was apparently caused by 'a flock of crows making contact with equipment at a substation.'...
22:00, 08/22/2019

BMW 3 Series: Key Features Explained In Detail The all-new BMW 3 Series is now on sale in India and the executive sedan gets a complete overhaul in styling, engines and features. Here's a look at the key features that stand out on the G20 3......
22:00, 08/22/2019

|RamaphosatobriefParliamentasSAseekstocutspending President Cyril Ramaphosa is to brief Parliament on efforts to boost economic growth and tackle the nation’s crisis-level unemployment rate, just weeks after the National Treasury asked government departments to cut their budgets....
22:00, 08/22/2019

|EFFheadsstraighttoConCourttoclarifyPublicProtector'spowers EFF leader Julius Malema has asked the Constitutional Court to urgently give guidance about the recent interim interdict applications against the public protector's remedial action....
22:00, 08/22/2019

NJ murder victim was stabbed multiple times by co-worker: court docs The New Jersey accountant charged in the lunch-break slaying of his co-worker allegedly stabbed the victim several times — then fretted to colleagues about being arrested, according to new court papers. Employees at marketing firm Engine Group ...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Yuma BP arrests 16 in connection to human smuggling attempts YUMA, Ariz, – Sixteen people were arrested earlier this week after Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents stopped two human smuggling attempts in less than a 24-hour time period. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a white Ford Expeditio...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Tucson Fire Department names new fire chief TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department announced its new fire chief Thursday morning after longtime assistant chief Joe Gulotta served as interim for nearly two years. According to city officials, Charles Ryan was named as the 28th fire chief of TFD a...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Lightning-caused fire near I-10, Dragoon grows to more than 100 acres TUCSON – The fire burning near Dragoon has grown to more than 100 acres after the fire ignited sometime Wednesday. According to Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management, the fire is located near Interstate 10 and Dragoon Road 12 miles...
22:00, 08/22/2019

ADOT: Computer service restored to MVD offices Motor Vehicle Division offices are now open for business after having a statewide computer outage on Wednesday. According to Arizona Department of Transportation, the outage affected all MVD offices across the state, including those in the Tucson are...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Environmental groups sue to block Trump Endangered Species Act rollback More than half a dozen environmental groups filed a lawsuit this week against the Trump administration for its purported attempt to weaken the Endangered Species Act....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Doing housework could substantially lower risk of ‘early death,’ study says Doing light physical activity such as cooking or washing dishes each day is enough to substantially lower the risk of early death, a study suggests. Researchers say people can raise their chances of living a longer life by moving just a little bit mo...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Oh Good, White House Reportedly Considering Dystopian Plan to Try to Detect the Next Mass Shooter As President Donald Trump pays lip service to mental health instead of actually addressing America’s abysmal gun laws, a new report indicates the administration has reacted positively to a proposal to create a new federal agency tasked with identifyi...
22:00, 08/22/2019

Vegan Australian parents spared jail after ‘completely inadequate’ diet left baby malnourished An Australian couple who put their baby on a strict vegan diet that left her malnourished and suffering from long-term medical issues avoided a jail sentence on Thursday....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Iran unveils new long-range missile system in latest show of military force Iran unveiled a new long-range surface-to-air missile system Thursday in its latest demonstration of military power, just two months after its forces shot a U.S. Navy drone out of the sky over the Strait of Hormuz....
22:00, 08/22/2019

Sir Chris Hoy to drive Colin McRae WRC Subaru ahead of Rally GB Olympic legend, and accomplished racer, Sir Chris Hoy will celebrate his childhood hero by driving Colin McRae's 1996 Subaru Impreza during the build-up to the World Rally Championship's Rally GB...
22:34, 08/22/2019

Art Laffer warns on negative rates, saying he'd borrow as much as he could for no interest "If I could borrow without paying any interest, or ever pay the money back, I would borrow as much as I could, too," the "Trumponomics" co-author says....
22:34, 08/22/2019

If You’re Looking for Some Simple Entertainment, Reading Cardi B’s Deposition Will Please You Cardi B doesn’t need to take a BuzzFeed quiz to realize that if she were a Powerpuff Girl, she’d be Buttercup. (By the way, I searched to see if there’s an actual “Which Powerpuff Girl Are You?” BuzzFeed quiz, and you’re damn Skippy peanut butter, th...
22:34, 08/22/2019

"Astonishing": Gavaskar Unhappy With Ashwin's Exclusion From Antigua Test Ravichandran Ashwin's exclusion from the playing XI in the first Test against the West Indies did not go well with former India player Sunil Gavaskar....
23:00, 08/22/2019

Missing Cipriani Dolci head chef Andrea Zamperoni found dead in Queens hostel The missing head chef at the ritzy Cipriani Dolci restaurant has been found dead in a Queens rooming house, police said Thursday. Andrea Zamperoni, 33, was found at the Kamway Lodge & Tavern in Elmhurst at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday by police officers...
23:00, 08/22/2019

Tiny robot finds an asteroid that’s freakishly free of dust Enlarge / Ryugu's rubble-pile surface, taken by MASCOT shortly before it hit and started bouncing. (credit: JAXA) For the last few months, Japan's Hayabusa2 spacecraft has been engaged in various acts of interplanetary aggression, shooting the aste...
23:34, 08/22/2019

Judge hurries U.S. naturalization as pregnant woman gets contractions A judge in California had to speed up the naturalization of a pregnant immigrant on Thursday when the woman, anxious to become a U.S. citizen because of President Donald Trump's immigration policies, started experiencing contractions....
23:34, 08/22/2019

USTA under-reported millions, owes back rent: NYC comptroller The New York City Comptroller said on Thursday that the United States Tennis Association (USTA) had under-reported millions in gross revenue, days before the start of the U.S. Open, the organization's marquee event and final Grand Slam of the year....
23:34, 08/22/2019

Ex-U.S. presidential candidates Hickenlooper, Inslee to run for office in home states Two Democratic governors who recently abandoned their long-shot presidential bids announced their next steps on Thursday, with both opting to run for office in the friendlier political territory of their home states....
23:34, 08/22/2019

'Veep' creator's 'David Copperfield' film finds distributor Fox Searchlight will distribute Armando Iannucci's "The Personal History of David Copperfield" in North America. The film will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival....
23:34, 08/22/2019

Democrats Decide the Total Collapse of the Planet Isn't Worth a Debate The Democratic National Committee voted on Thursday to reject a proposed 2020 debate on climate change, which sure sounds like a great idea just as things get even more terrifying on that front....
23:34, 08/22/2019

Why are celebrities 'trademarking' their Instagram posts and is it a hoax? From Julia Roberts to the US energy secretary, people are sharing a strange copyright message on Instagram. One Guardian Australia staffer asked another to explain what it meant ... quicklyHi Naaman. Perhaps you can help me. I hear that it’s apparent...
23:34, 08/22/2019

Aggrieved Trump steps up attacks on allies and threatens to release ISIS prisoners in Europe WITH FRIENDS LIKE THE US: After insulting Denmark by suggesting it should consider selling Greenland to the United States in what he said was “essentially, it's a large real estate deal,” President Trump declared he was the aggrieved party because of...
23:34, 08/22/2019

Fast-Track Probe, Trial Of Sexual Offences Against Minors: Amit Shah Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday asked state chief secretaries to device a mechanism to ensure that investigation and trial in sexual offences like rape against girls under the age of 12 are......
23:34, 08/22/2019

Amazon to acquire minority stake in an Indian supermarket chain operator Amazon.com Inc is set to snag a minority stake in India's Future Retail Ltd, which operates more than 900 stores in India and owns several supermarket brands, including Big Bazaar....
23:34, 08/22/2019

Canadians' message ahead of the election: make life more affordable Canadians have a message for politicians appearing on their front stoops ahead of Canada's upcoming national election in October: life is getting more expensive....
00:00, 08/23/2019

Trump's message to G7 leaders this weekend: Be more like U.S. President Donald Trump will highlight U.S. economic policies under his stewardship at meetings with other G7 leaders this weekend in France and encourage allies to follow the American model to stave off problems with the global economy, officials sai...
00:00, 08/23/2019

Harvey Weinstein: Grand jury issues new indictment in sex-crimes case There's a new indictment against Harvey Weinstein but it's sealed. He's to be arraigned, again, on Aug. 26.        ...
00:34, 08/23/2019

Sean Spicer responds to 'Dancing with the Stars' backlash, wants a 'politics-free zone' Sean Spicer is responding to backlash from his casting in the upcoming "Dancing with the Stars" season, saying he hopes it's a "politics-free zone."        ...
00:34, 08/23/2019

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights” Enlarge / The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. On Monday, several YouTube users had their videos removed from the service due to YouTube's restrictions on animal fight footage. This was confusing, because the videos in question showed no anima...
00:34, 08/23/2019

Amazon Promises to Stop Taking Delivery Drivers' Tips in DoorDash-Style Scheme [Updated] As we collectively await word from DoorDash that it’s finally made good on a promise to overhaul its tip-skimming operation, Amazon—which had a similar pay model in place for its Flex workers—has decided maybe that wasn’t such a great idea after all....
00:34, 08/23/2019

I Liked Something Online Today It’s hard to shock the staff of Gizmodo dot com. Collectively, we’ve spent millions of hours online, covering everything from fishman dildos to catfish fetishists. Today, however, we discovered something truly surprising: Reddit Public Access Network...
00:34, 08/23/2019

Some Cellphones Reportedly Exceed FCC Radiation Limits—but Don't Flip Out Just Yet A new Chicago Tribune report on cellphone radiation sure sounds alarming: Popular smartphones were found to emit higher-than-allowed levels of radiation. But while some of the findings are definitely worth investigating further, there’s no reason to ...
00:34, 08/23/2019

The Best Underwear for Men in 2019 A proper re-up of your underwear drawer requires quality fabrics and flattering fits. Here's the best underwear we've found that you can buy right now....
00:34, 08/23/2019

News Corp Readies News App to Address Publishers' Concerns About Google and Facebook News Corp is developing a news-aggregation service meant to address concerns that Alphabet’s Google News and other digital platforms don’t reward publishers’ work adequately and play down articles from certain types of sites....
00:34, 08/23/2019

HP CEO steps down, taps veteran insider; flags quarterly profit below Street view HP Inc said on Thursday Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler is stepping down after nearly four years in the role, and forecast fourth quarter profit below Wall Street estimates, sending its shares down 6% in late trade....
00:34, 08/23/2019

U.S. factories show signs of trouble; labor market still firm Activity is contracting in the U.S. manufacturing sector but the number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits fell last week, signs that factories are suffering from a global slowdown even as the broader labor market remains heal...
00:34, 08/23/2019

Exclusive: Biofuels company proposes to buy fire-damaged Philadelphia refinery A biofuels producer said on Thursday it is proposing to acquire the fire-damaged Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery and convert it to make renewable diesel and jet fuels....
00:34, 08/23/2019

Eddie Stobart crisis deals fresh blow to Woodford Eddie Stobart, the logistics group known for its distinctively coloured lorries‎, will deliver a fresh blow to the embattled fund manager Neil Woodford on Friday when its chief executive quits in the wake of a multimillion pound accounting erro...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Sports minister Nigel Adams asks EFL to extend Bury deadline • Club has until 11.59pm on Friday to avoid threat of expulsion• Bury owner says potential buyer has requested informationThe sports minister, Nigel Adams, has agreed to ask the English Football League to extend Friday’s 11:59pm deadline for the expu...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Europa League roundup: Celtic and Linfield win; Rangers draw in Poland • Celtic beat AIK 2-0; Rangers draw 0-0 away at Legia Warsaw• Linfield record stunning 3-2 victory over QarabagOdsonne Edouard’s free-kick gave Celtic a two-goal cushion to take to Sweden in their Europa League play-off against AIK. The Frenchman cur...
01:00, 08/23/2019

Massacred at Home, in Misery Abroad, 730,000 Rohingya Are Mired in Hopelessness Fear of what awaits them has kept the Rohingya from returning to Myanmar, where they were targets of ethnic cleansing. But life in Bangladesh refugee camps is intolerable. There’s no good place to go....
01:34, 08/23/2019

Canada’s climate change plan among worst in G7: report The Climate Action Network, a global association of more than 1,300 climate groups, issued a report card on the climate plans of the G7 nations ahead of the leaders' summit in France this weekend....
01:34, 08/23/2019

Yuan Falls To Fresh 11-Year Lows On Trade War Worries Prior to the market opening, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) set the midpoint rate at 7.049 per dollar prior to market open, weaker than the previous fix of 7.0433....
01:34, 08/23/2019

Fire Emblem Hacker Makes The Gatekeeper Playable, And His Charm Stat Is Huge Greetings, professor! Nothing to report! Well, there is one thing. A Fire Emblem: Three Houses hacker has figured out how to recruit the man, the myth, the character whose voice you’re reading this in right now, the Gatekeeper, into his class. This h...
01:34, 08/23/2019

Anthem: Six Months Later It’s already been six months since the online shooter Anthem came out. A lot has happened during that time, though not as much as players had hoped. The game launched with many bugs and flaws, and both players and the developers have acknowledged tha...
01:34, 08/23/2019

Ask Kotaku's Staff Anything [UPDATE: Over] It is Thursday, August 22, 2019, and there sure is a lot going on. Why not take this opportunity to ask Kotaku’s staff anything you’d like? We’ll be here for an hour or two. Questions go below....
01:34, 08/23/2019

Where's Luke? Who's Keri Russell playing? Every 'Star Wars' question we need answered at D23 D23, Disney's fan convention, arrives this weekend with a new look at 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.' Here's what you need to know.        ...
01:34, 08/23/2019

HP CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November Following four years at the helm of HP, CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November. The Palo Alto-based PC maker today announced that its Australian chief executive will be leaving his role due to "family health" reasons. Enrique Lores, the current....
01:34, 08/23/2019

Phone companies and state attorneys general join forces to fight robocalls US consumers receive as many as 350,000 unwanted calls every three minutes, according to the FCC. Despite multiple efforts to end the onslaught, an estimated 4.7 billion robocalls hit American phones in July alone. Now, attorneys general from all 50....
01:34, 08/23/2019

iFixit teardown takes a look inside the Note 10+ 5G The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will be available online and in stores tomorrow. Just in time, the folks at iFixit are sharing a peek inside the new device. Most notably, the phone borrows one major design queue from the iPhone, and it won't be s...
01:34, 08/23/2019

With Amazon Ablaze, Brazil Faces Global Backlash: ‘Lungs of the Earth Are in Flames’ The fires scorching the Amazon come amid growing concern that Brazil’s weakening environmental policies could jeopardize the country’s trade and foreign relations....
02:00, 08/23/2019

50 Shades of Red Face: College kid accidentally reveals kinky cuffs to mom Her face is fifty shades of red. A California college student was embarrassed beyond belief when she sent her mom a photo of her new bedroom —and forgot to remove a set of kinky handcuffs dangling from the headboard of her bed, she admitted on social...
02:00, 08/23/2019

Los Angeles toddler rescued after parents’ murder-suicide: cops A 2-year-old girl was found unharmed in her Los Angeles home after her parents died in an apparent murder-suicide, police said. The toddler was inside the Sun Valley home Monday when her father, Perry Forman, 63, fatally shot his wife before turning ...
02:00, 08/23/2019

Purple Rolls-Royce hits and kills pedestrian in London A 66-year-old pedestrian reportedly was struck and killed by a purple Rolls-Royce in central London early Thursday. The man was hit around 3 a.m. by the Rolls-Royce Wraith in Westminster and pronounced dead at the scene, the Telegraph reported. His n...
02:00, 08/23/2019

Trump honors Celtics legend Bob Cousy at White House President Trump awarded Boston Celtics legend and native New Yorker Bob Cousy the Presidential Medal of Freedom Thursday afternoon at the White House — the nation’s highest civilian honor. The commander in chief presented the award to the 91-year-old...
02:00, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Budget spat puts Boeing contract for AWACS upgrades at risk -sources A dispute over budgeting processes could delay NATO's efforts to finalize a $1 billion contract to extend the life of 14 aging Boeing E-3A surveillance aircraft, often called NATO's "eyes in the sky," sources familiar with the program said....
02:00, 08/23/2019

Mexican restaurant firm CMR says agreed to buy Grupo Dasi Mexican restaurant operator CMR said on Thursday it has agreed to buy local firm Grupo Dasi and its associated businesses in a cash and stock deal, without disclosing the price....
02:00, 08/23/2019

Deeply Concerned By Fires, Amazon Must Be Protected: UN Chief UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said Thursday he was "deeply concerned" by wildfires that have devoured large sections of the Amazon rainforest, blanketing several Brazilian cities in thick......
02:00, 08/23/2019

Trump administration proposes easing privacy rules for addiction history The change is seen as helpful for providers who could, for example, unknowingly prescribe a potentially harmful drug, such as opioids, to a patient with an addiction history....
02:00, 08/23/2019

The Lost Tennis Art of Returning Up the Middle Hitting the ball right to your opponent may seem counterintuitive, but many in the game say it is underused and can be the most effective service return. Martina Navratilova calls it gold....
02:00, 08/23/2019

Night Tennis Like Nowhere Else When lights came to the U.S. Open in 1975, it moved the game from the dainty periphery to the sizzling center. And the New York attitude certainly helped....
02:00, 08/23/2019

Nature’s Perfect Design: Scientists Believe That Studying Woodpeckers Could Totally Revolutionize The Way We Bash Trees Apart With Our Heads To Find Bugs Studying nature has long provided humanity with insights into how to better adapt to our world, and now experts believe that a secret to improving our everyday lives may very well be perched on a tree in your backyard: Scientists are optimistic that ...
02:00, 08/23/2019

Kashmir communications shutdown a ‘collective punishment’ that must be reversed, say UN experts End the crackdown on freedom of expression, was the strong call to the Government by India from five United Nations independent rights expert on Thursday....
02:34, 08/23/2019

With recession fears rising, here's how to find stability when Wall Street has you on edge Buzz about a recession is building. Wall Street saw an 800-point drop on Aug. 14. So what should savers do if they're trying to protect their money?       ...
02:34, 08/23/2019

Giraffes move closer to endangered species protection The tallest living land animal faces 'silent extinction,' one conservation group has said. Some 106 countries backed a CITES protection, paving the way toward regulating international trade in giraffes....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong crisis — What you need to know The ongoing Hong Kong protests are increasing tensions between the special administrative region and the Chinese central government. There's no solution in sight, but what, exactly, is at stake? DW explains....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Spain: Madrid man accused of upskirting more than 500 women The man used a "strategically placed mobile phone" to secretly film up women's skirts on public transit. He then uploaded hundreds of the videos to a pornographic website....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Charles Manson: This actor plays him in both 'Mindhunter,' 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Aussie actor Damon Herriman had the unique challenge of playing Charles Manson in both "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" and Netflix's "Mindhunter."        ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Volkswagen to reveal new logo at Frankfurt motor show Current logo has "become a bit heavy" according to Volkswagen's marketing boss Redesigned emblem will arrive alongside the pioneering ID 3 electric hatchback as the firm seeks to rejuvenate its image Volkswagen will unveil a redesigned logo as par...
03:00, 08/23/2019

BMW Z4 2019 long-term review BMW's sporting offerings have lost their lustre in recent years. We have three months to find out if the new Z4 can turn that trend around Why we’re running it: The sporting appeal of BMW’s roadster has diminished over generations. We want to find o...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Daimler to build Mercedes-Benz-branded heavy trucks in China, report says Daimler plans to build Mercedes-Benz-branded heavy trucks in China by revamping truck plants owned by its local joint venture with Beiqi Foton, according to Reuters and two sources familiar with the matter. ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Tattooed Larry Bird mural in Indiana has NBA legend crying foul Basketball Hall of Famer Larry Bird is a legend in the state of Indiana and a mural painted on the side of a multi-family residence has the three-time NBA champion crying foul....
03:00, 08/23/2019

Budget spat puts Boeing contract for AWACS upgrades at risk: sources A dispute over budgeting processes could delay NATO's efforts to finalize a $1 billion contract to extend the life of 14 aging Boeing E-3A surveillance aircraft, often called NATO's "eyes in the sky," sources familiar with the program said....
03:00, 08/23/2019

YouTube finds influence campaign tied to Hong Kong protests Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Thursday that its YouTube streaming video service disabled 210 channels appearing to engage in a coordinated influence operation around the Hong Kong protests, days after Twitter and Facebook said they dismantled a ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Spotify matches Apple Music with a three-month free trial of Premium Spotify remains the biggest music streaming service on the planet, but, at least in the United States, Apple Music is hot on its tail. One of the reasons why Apple was able to grow its market share so quickly was undoubtedly the three-month free tria...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Mate 30 Pro will run Google’s Android at launch, unless the ban forces Huawei to resort to plan B Huawei is widely expected to launch its Mate 30 series this fall, with some rumors saying the press conference may come as soon as September 19th. The phone will run Android right out of the box, and the 90-day reprieve extension that was announced e...
03:00, 08/23/2019

Ormsby leads Scandinavian Invitation after opening-round 62 Wade Ormsby holed a 4-iron from 196 yards for eagle on his way to shooting a bogey-free, 8-under 62 at the Scandinavian Invitation, giving him the first-round lead in the European Tour event        ...
03:00, 08/23/2019

NRA shakes up legal team amid intensifying civil war The gun rights group severed ties with prominent Washington attorney Charles Cooper, who said that during his three decades of work for the NRA, he “adhered to the highest standards of professionalism and loyalty.”...
03:34, 08/23/2019

Sen. Cotton says he raised the idea of buying Greenland in conversations with Trump and Danish ambassador The revelation came a day after Trump called off a trip to Denmark, saying in a tweet that he postponed the visit because the country’s leader was not interested in selling Greenland to the United States....
03:34, 08/23/2019

Yellowstone 'supervolcano' eruption would be catastrophic, NYT op-ed says The eruption of a “supervolcano” underneath Yellowstone National Park, would be like nothing humanity has ever seen, according to an op-ed from The New York Times....
03:34, 08/23/2019

Amazon rainforest fires: Macron calls for 'international crisis' to lead G7 discussions Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro lashes out at ‘sensationalist’ comments saying they were for ‘personal political gain’France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said the fires in the Amazon are an “international crisis” and called for them to be the first item...
04:00, 08/23/2019

‘Beyond proud’: Sarah Sanders to join Fox News as contributor The former White House press secretary will make her debut on Trump’s favorite show Fox & Friends next monthThe former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has joined Fox News as a contributor, further bolstering the revolving door between the c...
04:00, 08/23/2019

Single polypill reduces risk of heart attacks and strokes, study finds Large trial held in Iran of inexpensive medication combining four common drugs A cheap, single pill taken once a day that combines four common drugs is safe and reduces the risk of events such as heart attacks, strokes and sudden death in people over...
04:00, 08/23/2019

Real Madrid vs Real Valladolid: Prediction, tickets, live stream, TV, lineup - La Liga 2019-20 preview Real Madrid are looking to make it two wins from their opening two LaLiga games as Los Blancos welcome Real Valladolid to the Bernabeu for for their first home clash of the 2019-20 season....
04:34, 08/23/2019

England pair Owen Farrell and George Ford to start together for first time in over a year Owen Farrell and George Ford will this weekend start a Test together for the first time in over a year after they were both named in England's team to face Ireland....
04:34, 08/23/2019

Get 16% off Adobe's Creative Cloud Photography Plan with this special deal Adobe has slashed 16% off its Creative Cloud Photography Plan, which includes unlimited access to Photoshop and Lightoom, plus 20GB cloud storage for your pictures and projects.The Photography Plan was already the most affordable way to become part o...
04:34, 08/23/2019

Keep calm and trust in free-market democracy: Hong Kong shows how America can defeat China In our globalized economy, highly mobile capital works in favor of investors and consumers who value democratic protections. That dooms China's authoritarian model unless Beijing can force the world to submit to its peculiar form of feudal mercantili...
05:17, 08/23/2019

Overstock CEO resigns after ‘deep state’ comments Patrick Byrne has resigned as the CEO of Overstock following comments he made about the “deep state,” and his relationship with Russian agent Maria Butina....
05:17, 08/23/2019

Silicone 3D printing startup Spectroplast spins out of ETHZ with $1.5M 3D printing has become commonplace in the hardware industry, but because few materials can be used for it easily, the process rarely results in final products. A Swiss startup called Spectroplast hopes to change that with a technique for printing usi...
05:17, 08/23/2019

The Coast HP7R Flashlight Kept Me Safe From Skunks I wouldn’t blame you if you rolled your eyes after I told you that I had found the most fantastic flashlight (the COAST HP7R.) And I certainly wouldn’t blame you if you thought all flashlights were basically the same. In fact, I thought the same thin...
05:17, 08/23/2019

'It was like a red-hot poker': why the extreme pain of vulvodynia is going untreated For 16% of women, using a tampon or even sitting down can be agony – and sex is impossible. Why do so few doctors know how to diagnose and treat it?The first time I tried to have sex I was 16. I knew it might hurt and that perhaps I would bleed. I wa...
05:17, 08/23/2019

Copper Nears Multiyear Low as Economic Worries Grow The price of copper dropped to within striking distance of a fresh multiyear low as weak U.S. manufacturing data added to concern over the health of the global economy....
05:51, 08/23/2019

Can the Fed's chair shake off the wolves of Wall Street and White House? Trump may howl for stimulus but the put-upon Federal Reserve chief Jerome Powell has his hands tiedDonald Trump is not known for his love of 12th-century English history but there are echoes of the clash between Henry II and Thomas Becket in the pres...
05:51, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong businesses fear protests will push economy into recession Amid mass demonstrations and a trade war, financial observers say the city’s slowdown could deepenHong Kong is a free marketer’s dream. The tiny island has a GDP bigger than many industrialised countries, low tax and abundant cheap labour, and is a w...
05:51, 08/23/2019

George Washington Bridge shut down after report of pipe bomb A report of a pipe bomb shut down the upper level of the George Washington Bridge in both directions on Thursday evening, authorities said. The pipe bomb was reported to be on the New Jersey side of the bridge soon after 9 p.m., cops said. Shortly af...
05:51, 08/23/2019

Michael Avenatti’s lawyer plans to subpoena Nike ahead of extortion trial A lawyer for firebrand attorney Michael Avenatti said Thursday that he plans to subpoena Nike ahead of his client’s upcoming extortion trial — but balked when asked if his sights were also set on the company-linked pro athletes. “I’...
05:51, 08/23/2019

NYPD cop tried to collect insurance on ‘stolen’ BMW that was found torched An NYPD cop tried to collect insurance money on a BMW he said was stolen — but was busted for fraud when it turned out the car had gone up in flames two days before the officer claimed it went missing, prosecutors said Thursday. Officer Kirk Pe...
05:51, 08/23/2019

City expands program to get homeless off subways and into shelters The city is expanding a program to get unruly homeless people off the subway and into shelters from Manhattan to all five boroughs, officials announced Thursday. The program, which launched July 1, allows vagrants approached by the NYPD for violating...
05:51, 08/23/2019

Graphic video shows moment man crushed by elevator at Manhattan Promenade building One of every New Yorker’s worst nightmares played out Thursday morning when a Kips Bay man was crushed to death by an elevator in his luxury high-rise as his horrified neighbors looked on, authorities said. Sam Waisbren, 30, clawed desperately to esc...
05:51, 08/23/2019

Pokemon Go: How to complete A Thousand-Year Slumber and catch Jirachi Pokemon Go players have been waiting anxiously for a new Mythical Pokemon to be added to the game, and just a few days ago, their patience finally paid off as the Generation 4 Mythical Pokemon Jirachi was introduced through a brand new Special Resear...
05:51, 08/23/2019

Japan and US negotiators fail to reach agreement on trade, and will extend talks Top negotiators for Japan and the United States on Thursday failed to reach an agreement on a two-way trade deal and decided to extend talks for another day in a last-ditch effort to bring tangibles to a weekend bilateral summit....
06:17, 08/23/2019

Qantas Testing The New World's Longest Flight: 19 Hours In The Air Qantas Airways wants to fly passengers from Sydney to New York and London without stopping. But first, the Australian airline needs to make sure travelers can handle the trip....
06:51, 08/23/2019

Activists target airport as Hong Kong braces for more protests Multiple protests are planned for Friday, including a march by accountants to government headquarters and a "Baltic Chain" event where protesters will join hands across different districts in the Chinese territory....
06:51, 08/23/2019

Older people on medley of medicines risk life-threatening harm Age UK says unintended interactions between different medicines can be dangerousAbout 2 million elderly people in the UK are on at least seven different medications and at risk of potentially life-threatening harm from interactions between the drugs ...
06:51, 08/23/2019

Gently used clothing on sale at the TCC TUCSON – Just Between Friends is holding a Back to School sale at the Tucson Convention Center. It’s an opportunity for families to sell gently used maternity and children’s items. The goal is to give local family’s an opportu...
06:51, 08/23/2019

YouTube takes action on campaigns targeting Hong Kong protests The move follows similar action by Twitter and Facebook, which said China was behind the campaigns. Google, YouTube's parent company, said VPNs and other methods were used to disguise the origin of the accounts....
07:17, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders’ version of the Green New Deal will accomplish the same nothing, but for a mere $16T With the exit this week of Washington Gov. Jay Inslee from the 2020 Democratic primary, there is an opening now for one of the remaining candidates to become the champion of climate change....
07:17, 08/23/2019

DoorDash Announces It's Replacing That Whole Tip-Skimming Scheme Thing Apparently taking Amazon’s lead, DoorDash announced a revised pay model on Thursday that should fetch its couriers “more money on average,” according to DoorDash CEO Tony Xu—that is, compared to the previous tip-skimming operation the company has bee...
07:17, 08/23/2019

Egtved Girl Origins Keep Getting More Complicated The Egtved girl’s remains were found in an oak coffin in a peat bog  at a Bronze Age archaeological site near Egtved, Denmark in 1921. ...
07:17, 08/23/2019

The Wives Who Made Attila the Hun In 448 AD, Priscus, a Roman diplomat and a Greek historian, and Maximus, the head of the Byzantine embassy, were on a mission by Eastern Roman Emperor Theodosius II to meet with the infamous Attila the Hun ...
07:17, 08/23/2019

ESPN's Ariel Helwani Pops A Boner Over Having A Role In Conor McGregor's PR Campaign Conor McGregor is many objectionable things. He’s a massive shithead, an outspoken bigot, a rich showy asshole, a violent rage-monster, a destroyer of other people’s personal property, and a puncher of helpless old men. He was accused of sexual assau...
07:17, 08/23/2019

Top law firm Weil Gotshal botched millions in pay for bankers Two powerful Wall Street investment bankers could be on the hook for millions of dollars in back taxes and penalties after one of the world’s most prestigious law firms botched their pay packages — and then left them in the dark about the error for y...
07:51, 08/23/2019

Manufacturing slowdown, Fed mess stall market rally Wall Street’s recent efforts to rally following last week’s recession scare were thwarted Thursday by a bevy of bad news, including the first signs of a manufacturing slowdown in 10 years. Stocks started the day off strong on growing signs of a confi...
07:51, 08/23/2019

California man with firearms cache pleads not guilty to threatening a workplace shooting A Southern California man with a cache of firearms pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges of threatening to shoot up a hotel, in a case that police described as an averted attack that followed three mass shootings over the past month....
07:51, 08/23/2019

Missing Cipriani head chef's body found at New York hostel, police say The body of a head chef at a popular New York City restaurant was found dead Wednesday at a hostel in Queens after he had been missing for four days, police told Fox News. ...
07:51, 08/23/2019

Judge speeds up citizenship oath for pregnant woman with contractions A judge in Los Angeles sped up the naturalization of a pregnant 31-year-old Armenian woman Thursday when she said she started having contractions before the ceremony....
07:51, 08/23/2019

Michigan priest charged with binding boy in plastic, leaving him in closet A Catholic priest in Michigan wrapped a teen boy in plastic and tape and kept him in a church janitor's closet against his will for more than an hour, investigators said Thursday....
07:51, 08/23/2019

The Team Goodsmile Racing Hatsune Miku Mercedes AMG GT3, which is racing in the 10 hours of Suzuka t The Team Goodsmile Racing Hatsune Miku Mercedes AMG GT3, which is racing in the 10 hours of Suzuka this weekend, continues to have a very good livery. That is all. ...
07:51, 08/23/2019

GMC Packs The Sierra Full Of Cameras To Make Towing So Much Easier The new GMC Sierra has 15 different camera views available to help you see out, behind, above, around, and behind any cargo you might have in the bed, or trailer you might be towing. This afternoon I hopped into the driver’s seat and tested out a few...
07:51, 08/23/2019

We're Really Doing This, Aren't We By now you’ve no doubt seen those Mercedes-Benzes with the illuminated LED three-point stars in the grille. Mercedes describes this accessory as “subtle,” “sophisticated” and “eye-catching.” I think it’s only one of those things, the last one, and wi...
07:51, 08/23/2019

President Trump Is Pissed That Automakers Are Ignoring His Emissions Rollback President Trump is pissed at Ford for siding with California over him, Care by Volvo is in hot water, German automakers team up for autonomous cars, more Tesla turnover, and much more on The Morning Shift of Thursday, August 22, 2019....
07:51, 08/23/2019

Seeking clarity from Fed's Powell? Good luck with that When Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Friday, traders will comb through his remarks for clues on whether the U.S. central bank will deliver more rate cuts this year....
07:51, 08/23/2019

U.S. SEC fines Deutsche Bank $16 million to settle foreign corruption charges Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay more than $16 million to settle charges that it violated U.S. corruption laws by hiring relatives of foreign government officials in order to win or retain business, the U.S. markets regulator said on Thursday....
07:51, 08/23/2019

Leading House Dem calls out Omar and Tlaib amid Trump attack for furthering anti-Semitism with 'vile' cartoon House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., called out members of both parties on Thursday, claiming they helped further anti-Semitism in the nation's "political dialogue."...
08:17, 08/23/2019

Protests erupt after DNC puts kibosh on climate change-focused debate The Democratic National Committee's summer meeting in San Francisco erupted into a hail of protests on Thursday, as unruly environmentalist activists condemned the party's decision not to hold a presidential primary debate focused exclusively on clim...
08:17, 08/23/2019

Bernie Sanders signals his administration would pursue 'criminal' charges against oil executives Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., upped the ante in his progressive agenda on Thursday when he signaled support for criminal charges against executives at oil companies....
08:17, 08/23/2019

Sanders agrees to 'Medicare-for-all' change after union concerns Sen. Bernie Sanders is making changes to his signature policy proposal – "Medicare-for-all" – in order to address union concerns that a shift to single-payer health care could force members to give up hard-fought insurance plans for nothing in return...
08:17, 08/23/2019

Think You Can Stay Sane On a 20-Hour Flight? This Airline Is Testing the Long-Haul Endurance Challenge Qantas Airways will run marathon ghost flights from New York and London to Sydney carrying just a few staff to see how the human body holds up before commercial services start. Qantas said Thursday it will simulate the world’s longest direct fl...
08:17, 08/23/2019

Kia Seltos The new crossover shares its platform with the popular Hyundai Kona subcompact crossover, but has not been confirmed for sale in the U.S. The Seltos is built in Korea and India. U.S. journalists taken to Korea to drive the crossover compared it favor...
08:17, 08/23/2019

Sarah Michelle Gellar Is Playing a Mommy Blogger in a New Show Buffy's got a new gig. Sarah Michelle Gellar is starring in and executive producing a potential new series, and based on the description, we're going to need it in front of our......
08:51, 08/23/2019

Karamo Brown Responds to Dancing With the Stars Backlash Over Sean Spicer Comments Karamo Brown is addressing the Dancing With the Stars backlash. The Queer Eye star was recently named one of the contestants of the next season of Dancing With the Stars, alongside......
08:51, 08/23/2019

Miley Cyrus Gets Support From Madonna and More Stars After Bombshell Statement Members of Miley Cyrus' star-studded inner circle are standing in her corner. After the 26-year-old singer issued a lengthy statement denying reports that her and Liam......
08:51, 08/23/2019

Orlando Bloom Reveals How Past Divorce Has Impacted His and Katy Perry's Relationship When it comes to his relationship with Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom is not looking to repeat history. The actor says so in a new interview with Willie Geist for NBC's Sunday Today,......
08:51, 08/23/2019

Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ Arrives the Old-Fashioned Way, and With Twists The pop star’s 18-track, seventh studio album is out now, featuring the Dixie Chicks, St. Vincent and production by her go-to collaborator Jack Antonoff....
08:51, 08/23/2019

'It's devastating'. End of GM in Ohio town as Trump fails to bring back midwest jobs Closing of Chevrolet plant is latest blow in a slow, painful decline in Lordstown – an area that has suffered more than most from the outsourcing of jobs overseasFor years, the General Motors plant in Lordstown, Ohio, employed 8,000 workers in the Ma...
08:51, 08/23/2019

Dying for a new body: the fatal rise of cheap plastic surgery New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cedeño used to joke with her sister Kendra that she was going to be 23 forever.Cedeño, daughter of Dominican immigrants, wa...
08:51, 08/23/2019

Molotov-Ribbentrop: why is Moscow trying to justify Nazi pact? Exhibition about Soviet-Nazi treaty, signed on 23 August 1939, seeks to turn spotlight on west’s behaviour in 1930s Eighty years after the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany signed a non-aggression treaty dividing Europe into spheres of influence, Russia ...
08:51, 08/23/2019

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked? By Richard SeymourWe are swimming in writing. Our lives have become, in the words of the author and academic Shoshana Zu...
08:51, 08/23/2019

'Go old man, go!' Mobility scooter fugitive evades police in low-speed chase The speeding double amputee in New Zealand says he didn’t have time to stop because he needed to get his tea readyNew Zealand police embarked on what may be the world’s slowest chase while attempting to stop a man fleeing them on a mobility scooter.T...
08:51, 08/23/2019

'There is no silver lining': why Alaska fires are a glimpse of our climate future For residents of Anchorage, July’s wildfire and unprecedented temperatures plus the current McKinley Fire confirm that global heating has changed life foreverMajor fires are burning this week in south-central Alaska, lengthening the state’s wildfire ...
08:51, 08/23/2019

| PICTURE | Koepka goes full birthday suit in ESPN Body Issue shoot Brooks Koepka grabbed a share of the Round 1 lead at the Tour Championship on the same day images from his naked photo-shoot for ESPN's 'The Body Issue' were revealed....
08:51, 08/23/2019

| South America eye clean sweep in absence of star names at Vuelta A swathe of absentees leaves the door open for a first-time winner and a South American clean sweep of Grand Tour victories this season at the Vuelta a Espana....
08:51, 08/23/2019

| PSL TV and radio blackout set to end Minister of Sport and Culture Nathi Mthethwa has announced that the Absa Premiership is close to a return to the SABC following an early season blackout....
08:51, 08/23/2019

How an AI in China helped nab a suspected murderer – with a face scan We’ve read plenty of stories of how AI can be horrible, but it can also be surprisingly useful. According to a report by the South China Morning Post, a person accused of murder was caught by an AI after he tried to scan his dead girlfriend’s face to...
08:51, 08/23/2019

Why Irv Gotti is starring in ‘Growing Up Hip Hop: New York’ The idea for Murder Inc. CEO Irv Gotti to co-star on We TV’s “Growing Up Hip Hop: New York” came from his son, Jonathan “JJ” Wilson Lorenzo — who appears on the upcoming (Aug. 29) season of the series with his father and sister, Angie Pearson. “My fr...
09:51, 08/23/2019

Lenny Kravitz is still ripped, rocking and ‘letting love rule’ It’s been 30 years since Lenny Kravitz first introduced his flower-child rock with “Let Love Rule,” his debut album released on Sept. 6, 1989. But the New York native is still always on the run: After “representing” at the MTV Video Music Awards on M...
09:51, 08/23/2019

Movie theaters are ripping you off as much as greedy airlines Please select your seat. Would you like more degrees of recline? How about a hot meal or early seating? Such choices were once the domain of increasingly greedy airlines, with pricey add-ons making the difference between a bare-bones flight and a bea...
09:51, 08/23/2019

Motorola One Action with ultrawide action camera launched in India at Rs 13,999 Motorola One Action, the latest smartphone in the company's One lineup has been launched in India. The One Action gets its name courtesy of a dedicated ultrawide action camera, one of the three sensors on the back of the phone. With a widescree...
09:51, 08/23/2019

Trump campaign seeks to mobilize women in 2020 battleground states President Donald Trump's re-election campaign hosted events in 2020 battleground states on Thursday to mobilize and train suburban women, an important voting bloc that defected from Republicans during last year's congressional contests....
09:51, 08/23/2019

Should I stay or should I run? Pompeo under pressure over U.S. Senate seat Republican pressure on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to run for the U.S. Senate next year to help keep the party's majority intact is coming up against President Donald Trump's hope of keeping one of his most trusted aides in his administration....
09:51, 08/23/2019

Amazon Sets Release Date for Raghu & Rajiv's Reality Series Skulls & Roses Amazon Prime Video has set an August 30 release date for its next Indian original, Skulls & Roses, a youth-centric reality series created and hosted by Raghu Ram and Rajiv Lakshman....
10:17, 08/23/2019

Redmi Note 8 Teasers Suggest Gaming Accessories, Liquid Cooling Support Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro teasers hint that the phones will come with high frame rates, liquid cooling, network optimisation, smooth touchscreen experience and long battery life....
10:17, 08/23/2019

Android Ditches Dessert-Themed Names as Q Becomes 10 Android Q is now Android 10. Breaking the 10-year history of naming Android releases after desserts, Google on Thursday announced it had officially named the next version as just Android 10....
10:17, 08/23/2019

Verizon and Boingo will bring millimeter wave 5G inside buildings A leading indoor Wi-Fi company will help Verizon bring 5G cellular service indoors, including to stadiums, residential buildings, and other public spaces.Read More...
10:17, 08/23/2019

Salesforce Increases Full-Year Revenue Forecast The business-software provider posted record results in the latest quarter, offering positive signs for enterprise-technology spending as some companies in recent weeks flashed warnings about client sentiment....
10:17, 08/23/2019

Get the gun stocks out! ESG investing can get messy for socially conscious investors Gun stocks snuck into a Vanguard ESG fund by accident, highlighting the pitfalls of the growing trend of investing in socially responsible companies.       ...
10:17, 08/23/2019

GSK drug shown to help blood cancer patients GlaxoSmithKline said its experimental multiple myeloma treatment showed a meaningful response in patients that have run out of three previous treatment options, in a boost for the British drugmaker's cancer drug business....
10:17, 08/23/2019

Migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. face high violence risk (Reuters Health) - Nearly one third of migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. experience physical, psychological and/or sexual violence during their journey, a new study finds....
10:17, 08/23/2019

The Latest: Accountants march to support Hong Kong protests Accountants in Hong Kong have demonstrated in support of the city’s pro-democracy protests, becoming the latest profession to back the movement publicly...
10:51, 08/23/2019

Football transfer rumours: Fernando Llorente to Manchester United? Today’s tell-all is in a dusty black coat with a red right handAre Manchester United interested in signing Fernando Llorente? Well, nobody seems quite sure. A report in pink Italian paper the Gazzetta dello Sport claims the 34-year-old Spanish strike...
10:51, 08/23/2019

A red-hot alien world was found orbiting three stars NASA’s TESS exoplanet-hunting satellite has already made some incredible discoveries in its first couple of years in service, but its latest find will definitely look familiar to sci-fi fans. The planet LTT 1445 A b is a rocky world approximate...
11:17, 08/23/2019

Experts say wisdom teeth removal is leading to opioid addiction If you’ve ever had your wisdom teeth removed you know how painful the days immediately following the surgery can be. Over-the-counter painkillers are often not powerful enough to offset the intense aching, and for decades, dentists have prescri...
11:17, 08/23/2019

Europe’s new Mars rover has alien-hunting eyes NASA’s Mars 2020 mission is inching toward its eventual launch in July of next year, but it’s not the only rover that has an upcoming date with the Red Planet. The ExoMars program, which is a joint venture between the European Space Agenc...
11:17, 08/23/2019

Watch NASA astronauts spacewalk outside the International Space Station live The International Space Station is one seriously high-tech laboratory, but it can only remain useful as long as all of its systems are operating as intended. That means regular maintenance, and right now a pair of NASA astronauts are floating around ...
11:17, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong accountants join protests, but they're 'civilized and calm' Accountants in Hong Kong took to the streets on Friday to call for the government to accept five demands of the people, including the complete withdrawal of a now-suspended extradition bill....
11:17, 08/23/2019

Japan says South Korea fails to grasp North Korea threat with scrapping of pact Japanese Minister of Defence Takeshi Iwaya said on Friday South Korea's decision to end an intelligence-sharing pact was regrettable and showed it failed to appreciate the growing security threat posed by North Korea....
11:17, 08/23/2019

Ireland could try to block Mercosur trade deal on Amazon concerns: Varadkar As wildfires rage through the Brazilian Amazon, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar has said Dublin will vote against a trade deal between the European Union and South American trade bloc Mercosur unless Brazil takes action to protect the rainforest....
11:17, 08/23/2019

Romance scam 'targeted women worldwide' The Japanese woman and a man claiming to be a US Army captain stationed in Syria started communicating in March 2016 on an international social network....
11:51, 08/23/2019

Carlos Ghosn's wife asks Macron for help Carole Ghosn, the wife of embattled auto executive Carlos Ghosn, has for months been blasting Japanese authorities for how they have handled her husband's case. Now she wants French President Emmanuel Macron to step in....
11:51, 08/23/2019

Meet the model whose skin tone made her a social media star She calls herself the 'Melaniin Goddess,' but years before Khoudia Diop came to celebrate her strikingly dark skin, the 19-year-old model struggled with bullying over her complexion....
11:51, 08/23/2019

President Trump Scraps Plan to Cut Foreign Aid Amid Bipartisan Pushback (WASHINGTON) — Facing bipartisan opposition, President Donald Trump has scrapped an effort to cut some $4 billion in foreign aid that lawmakers had already approved. A senior administration official and a Democratic congressional aide confirmed...
11:51, 08/23/2019

|MarketsLIVE:OilheadsforsecondweeklyincreasebeforeFedchair’sspeech Oil headed for a second weekly gain as traders awaited guidance from the Federal Reserve on whether the US will ease monetary policy to shore up economic growth....
11:51, 08/23/2019

Priyanka Gandhi Slams UP Government For Roti-Salt Meal To Schoolchildren After an inquiry, the district authorities called it "a serious lapse" and teacher in charge of the school and the supervisor at the gram panchayat have been suspended....
12:51, 08/23/2019

Full Faith That Centre Will Deal With Economic Slowdown: Arvind Kejriwal Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said today that he has full faith on the central government that it will take concrete steps to deal with the economic slowdown. This is one situation where the......
12:51, 08/23/2019

2 Dead, Over 20 Injured In "Stampede-Like" Situation At Temple In Bengal At least two people have died and over 20 injured in a stampede-like situation near a temple in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district today, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said....
12:51, 08/23/2019

Former PM Manmohan Singh Returns To Rajya Sabha On Seat From Rajasthan Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh took oath today as a member of the Rajya Sabha. The oath was administered by Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu....
12:51, 08/23/2019

From checkpoint to counterpoint: on tour with the Palestine Youth Orchestra Most international musicians would baulk at the notion of a two-day journey to final rehearsals past military checkpoints on alert for weapons smugglers - but for 19-year-old viola player Ibrahim......
12:51, 08/23/2019

Ray Dalio's Beatles-inspired routine for success Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio is widely considered a rock star of the investing world. But the source of his success has a lot to do with superstars of another sort: The Beatles....
13:17, 08/23/2019

Watching Sebastian Maniscalco Surprise Giuliana Rancic Will Have You Pumped for the 2019 MTV VMAs Looking for a few laughs? Giuliana Rancic has just the guy for you! Long before he prepared to host the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards, Sebastian Maniscalco was making audiences across the......
13:17, 08/23/2019

7 Dope Items From Lil Wayne x American Eagle's Young Money Collection 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......
13:17, 08/23/2019

Reclusive Billionaire Pallonji Mistry's Plans To Cut $558 Million Debt The 154-year-old group, controlled by billionaire Pallonji Mistry and his family, expects the deals to be clinched by March next year, a source said....
13:17, 08/23/2019

Toyota plans self-driving escort for Olympic torch and marathon The vehicle is part of the automaker’s wider Olympic transport plans that also include self-driving shuttles and personal mobility devices such as scooters....
13:51, 08/23/2019

CBP seizes 52,000 gun parts at LA port worth $378,000 U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it has seized more than 52,000 firearms parts from China, worth more than $378,000, at a port in Southern California....
13:51, 08/23/2019

Important for Europe to stay united on Iran: French official The three major European powers - Britain, France and Germany - must stay united on Iran, said a French official on Friday, speaking as world powers prepared to discuss relations with that country and other issues at the G7 summit....
13:51, 08/23/2019

Kremlin: Putin held Security Council meeting to discuss U.S. missile test The Kremlin said on Friday that President Vladimir Putin had held a meeting of Russia's Security Council to discuss a recent U.S. cruise missile test....
13:51, 08/23/2019

Erdogan tells Putin that Syrian army offensive causing humanitarian crisis Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told Russia's Vladimir Putin on Friday that Syrian army attacks in northwest Syria are causing a humanitarian crisis and threaten Turkey's national security, the Turkish presidency said....
13:51, 08/23/2019

Scottish university to pay 20 million pounds in slavery reparations Scotland's University of Glasgow said on Friday it would spend 20 million pounds ($24.4 million) to make amends for the historic financial support it received from people who profited from the slave trade....
13:51, 08/23/2019

South Korea to nix intelligence-sharing deal with Japan, alarming US military officials South Korea's move prompted immediate concern from U.S. military officials and comes in the wake of repeated North Korean missile tests.        ...
13:51, 08/23/2019

Porcupines to Penguins hit the scales for the London Zoo annual weigh-in The London Zoo weighs their animals during their annual weigh-in as keepers assess the animals’ general health and wellbeing.        ...
13:51, 08/23/2019

The thud, thud, thud of techno music leaves no space for bad thoughts They say routine is good for mental health, and techno is nothing if not routineI am often asked what sort of things help me with my mental health. I think people expect me to say walking, nature, swimming. And all of those things do help, all of tho...
14:17, 08/23/2019

The best floral pieces for women of all ages – in pictures The ditsy floral has always been a firm favourite with print aficionados, but this summer it has taken over. Style with bold, chunky footwear to balance out the sweetness of the blooms and add graphic sunglasses or a natural-fabric bag Continue read...
14:17, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 1-SoftBank-backed Oyo, known for budget stays, to rebrand Hooters hotel in Vegas SoftBank Group Corp-backed Indian hospitality startup Oyo will rebrand Hooters Casino Hotel in Las Vegas in a deal that a source with knowledge of the matter said was worth $135 million....
14:51, 08/23/2019

As bond e-trading takes off, debt sales business may be ripe for automation With banks' bond trading desks increasingly going electronic, another of the last bastions of old-school banking - the business of helping companies and countries raise capital - may be about to succumb to the tide of technology....
14:51, 08/23/2019

Barcelona snub loan deal for Vidal... because of Neymar - Euro Papers "Arturo Vidal may leave Barcelona before the transfer window shuts, but it won\u0027t be for a loan deal as a Euro giant has just reportedly had their bid rebuffed."...
15:17, 08/23/2019

Serena to face Sharapova in first round of US Open "Serena Williams will face old foe Maria Sharapova in the first round of the US Open as she begins her attempt to win her 24th Grand Slam singles title."...
15:17, 08/23/2019

Williams Formula 1 team has had to 'stop and reconfigure' Williams's behind-the-scenes changes to turn around its Formula 1 fortunes are akin to stopping to "reconfigure the machine" instead of continuing with the same processes...
15:17, 08/23/2019

China to Impose Tariffs on $75 Billion More of U.S. Goods China will impose tariffs on $75 billion worth of additional U.S. products in response to U.S. tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese goods. The country will also resume tariffs of 25% on U.S. vehicles and 5% on U.S. auto parts starting Dec. 15....
15:17, 08/23/2019

Uighurs Use Videos to Draw Attention to Missing Family Members Haunting videos of Uighurs crying silently in front of family portraits of missing loved ones appear to challenge Beijing’s assurances about its mass-internment campaign....
15:17, 08/23/2019

Kia Niro The EV version of the electrified crossover (hybrid, plug-in hybrid) arrived in 2019 with nearly 250 miles of range for electric enthusiasts in a dozen U.S. states....
15:17, 08/23/2019

Huawei Launches AI Chip in Push to Unseat U.S. Makers Huawei trumpeted its first high-end artificial-intelligence processor, the Chinese telecom giant’s latest attempt to challenge Silicon Valley in advanced technology....
15:51, 08/23/2019

Investors Look to Jackson Hole for Clues on Fed Moves With the economic outlook darkening, markets will hang on every word of Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s speech at the Kansas City Fed’s annual symposium....
15:51, 08/23/2019

|UPDATE:NaspersshareholdersvotetosupportseparationofTencentstake Naspers shareholders have voted to support a resolution for the proposed spinoff and Amsterdam listing of the company's international technology interests....
15:51, 08/23/2019

|Northampostsrecordoperatingprofitinfull-yearearnings Northam Platinum has reported a record operating profit of R2.4bn for the full year to the end of June - up from R823m - representing an increase of 192.7% from the previous year....
15:51, 08/23/2019

|StandardBankseesitswestAfricangrowthtakingofffrom2020 Standard Bank expects its investment into French-speaking West African countries to start taking off once its Ivory Coast business becomes established and Senegal becomes operational....
15:51, 08/23/2019

‘Power’ heads toward its finale, but its influence grows ‘Power’ heads toward its final season having transformed the Starz network, a process that executive producer 50 Cent says isn’t over with more shows in the ‘Power’ franchise on their way...
15:51, 08/23/2019

Bake Off judge joins hospital food review after listeria deaths Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith is to advise a government review into hospital food following the deaths of six people due to a listeria outbreak....
15:51, 08/23/2019

Chinese state media claim UK consular worker has been detained for soliciting prostitutes. His family say that's a 'joke' The family of a Hong Kong citizen working for the British consulate, who has not been heard from for more than two weeks, have described reports that he was detained in China for soliciting prostitutes as a "joke."...
15:51, 08/23/2019

Overstock.com CEO resigns after 'deep state' comments The CEO of Overstock.com resigned from his post after revealing he was involved in certain government matters and the Deep State.        ...
15:51, 08/23/2019

Simulation trains front-line child welfare workers An Illinois child welfare agency under fire for some high-profile deaths is giving workers hands-on training. Trainees walk through mock homes and role-play scenarios with actors to prepare for investigating abuse and neglect claims. (Aug. 23)  ...
15:51, 08/23/2019

Veterans get the welcome home they always deserved Many older veterans didn't get the welcome home they deserved. This group is showing them that we care.        ...
15:51, 08/23/2019

Scarf the tracker dog protects animals from poachers A mother's work is never done. This dog raises her seven pups while saving endangered animals from poachers in Kenya's wild. This video was made possible through the International Center for Journalists' Bringing Home the World fe...
15:51, 08/23/2019

Today in History for August 23rd Highlights of this day in history: Nazis and Soviets sign a non-aggression pact on eve of World War II; Sacco and Vanzetti executed; Defrocked priest John Geoghan killed; Movie star Rudolph Valentino and Broadway's Oscar Hammerstein die. (Aug....
15:51, 08/23/2019

Nothing to see here. Nothing to see here. Just a guy in dark clothes driving a Lincoln Continental Mark III coupé parked on the dock by the lake at 6 AM, holding a rag and looking at you like he wants you gone, right fucking now. Maybe we should just go. Right? Let’s jus...
15:51, 08/23/2019

5 Delicious Recipes You Can Prepare With Cumin Jeera Recipes: Cumin isn't just a versatile spice in an Indian home, it also boasts of multiple health benefits. Let's look at few delicious ways to add this wonder spice to your daily diet....
16:17, 08/23/2019

These Crunchy And Cheesy Onion Rings Are Perfect To Pair With Cocktails Onion rings are quite a common fixture in most cafes and restaurants these days. However, the recipe that we're going to sure with you comes with a cheesy twist....
16:17, 08/23/2019

Janmashtami 2019: How To Make Makhana Paag Prasad At Home Janmashtami 2019: One of the most widely celebrated festivals of the Indian subcontinent, Krishna Janmashtami is going to be celebrated on 24th August, 2019....
16:17, 08/23/2019

North Korea foreign minister calls Mike Pompeo a 'diehard toxin' North Korea's Foreign Minister slammed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday, calling him "a diehard toxin" who is derailing denuclearization talks between the two countries....
16:17, 08/23/2019

Josh Hutcherson goes to hell in a gas station: His 5 weirdest 'Burn' moments (spoilers!) 'Hunger Games' was unusual. But in 'Burn,' Josh Hutcherson's Billy has a hellish night at a gas station. He explains the craziest moments. (Spoilers!)        ...
16:17, 08/23/2019

'Brittany Runs a Marathon': Jillian Bell on mental, physical (40 pounds) changes for movie Actress Jillian Bell went through a major physical (40 pounds) and mental change to become Brittany in Sundance breakout "Brittany Runs a Marathon."        ...
16:17, 08/23/2019

Hong Kong protesters link hands in ‘Baltic chain’-inspired demonstration Demonstrators linked hands across different districts as others held up banners thanking overseas nations for supporting "freedom and democracy" in Hong Kong....
16:17, 08/23/2019

G7 advisers discuss 'concrete measures' on Amazon fires: France Advisers to G7 leaders are discussing concrete measures to be decided on during the Group of Seven industrialized countries' summit this weekend in France, a French diplomatic source said on Friday....
16:17, 08/23/2019

Indonesia's plastic recycling exports hit by tougher rules on imported waste Indonesia's exports of recycled plastic have plunged by 70% in the past few months due to a shortage of materials needed for production since Jakarta tightened rules on imported waste, an industry body said on Friday....
16:17, 08/23/2019

Can acupressure relieve headaches? Acupressure is a form of complementary or alternative medicine. Read about research on the efficacy of acupressure for headache, and learn some simple acupressure techniques to try at home....
16:51, 08/23/2019

PM: International action needed to halt 'tragic loss' of Amazon rainforest to wildfires Boris Johnson has said he is "deeply concerned" by wildfires in the Amazon rainforest and has vowed to push for a renewed focus on tackling climate change at the G7 summit this weekend....
16:51, 08/23/2019

Amazon rainforest fires: global leaders urged to divert Brazil from 'suicide' path Experts say international pressure may be only way to sway Bolsonaro governmentInternational pressure may be the only way to stop the Brazilian government from taking a “suicide” path in the Amazon, one of the country’s most respected scientists has ...
16:51, 08/23/2019

David Koch, billionaire industrialist and Republican mega donor, dies aged 79 Koch and brother Charles championed conservative causesDavid Koch was also a major cultural philanthropistDavid Koch, one half of the double act of the billionaire Koch brothers who used their vast wealth as energy tycoons to transform rightwing poli...
16:51, 08/23/2019

Dying for a new body: why so many deaths from plastic surgery tourism? New Yorkers flock to the Dominican Republic for cheaper plastic surgery procedures, but not all of them return home. Sharilene Cedeño used to joke with her sister Kendra that she was going to be 23 forever.Cedeño, daughter of Dominican immigrants, wa...
16:51, 08/23/2019

Will this be the last generation to have bodies that are familiar to us? | Susie Orbach Jawbone shaving, gene therapy cosmetics, robotics ... What will our bodies be like in the future, asks Susie OrbachThere’s a war going on over our bodies. There are unexpected players and uncertain outcomes. As in any war, resources go from one side ...
16:51, 08/23/2019

Stan Lee's daughter condemns Disney over Spider-Man split ‘No one could have treated my father worse than Marvel and Disney’s executives,’ says Joan Lee as she backs Sony in studio bust-upJoan Lee, the daughter of the late comics mogul Stan Lee, has spoken out in the wake of this week’s surprise split betwe...
16:51, 08/23/2019

French wine-makers hope for G7 detente with Trump over tariffs Trump has threatened high tariffs on French wine in response to Macron’s tech taxFrench wine-makers are increasingly concerned about Donald Trump’s threats to introduce high tariffs on French wine in retaliation for Emmanuel Macron’s tax on global te...
16:51, 08/23/2019

New 2020 Porsche Taycan interior revealed News 23 Aug, 2019 The interior of the all-electric Porsche Taycan has been unveiled ahead of the car’s launch at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show...
16:51, 08/23/2019

Marriott and Hilton Sued Over ‘Resort Fees,’ Long a Bane for Travelers The attorneys general of Washington, D.C., and Nebraska accused the hotel chains of deceiving travelers by failing to include the fees in their published room rates....
17:17, 08/23/2019

Take a ride back in time at Kennywood amusement park, a Pittsburgh institution Kennywood just opened a roller coaster with nine inversions but the Pittsburgh park also maintains several classic rides dating back nearly a century.       ...
17:17, 08/23/2019

How Kennywood keeps its classic rides running after a century Kennywood, a Pittsburgh institution, maintains more of its original rides than many other American amusement parks. Here's now it keeps them running.       ...
17:17, 08/23/2019

Rangers handed partial stadium ban for fans' racist behaviour "Rangers have been ordered by UEFA to close a section of their Ibrox Stadium for Thursday\u0027s Europa League meeting with Legia Warsaw due to racist behaviour which includes \"sectarian singing\" by their supporters."...
17:17, 08/23/2019

China Hits Back At U.S. With 25 Percent Duty On American-Made Cars American-made cars are getting slapped with a tariff in China, Porsche mulls bringing entertainment to the Taycan, a Volkswagen recall and more await you in The Morning Shift for Friday, Aug. 23, 2019....
17:17, 08/23/2019

The top 10 House races of 2020 Republicans are intent on taking back seats they think should be rightfully theirs, in districts that Trump won by double digits. It’s those seats that make up the bulk of The Fix’s list of House races most likely to flip parties in 2020....
17:51, 08/23/2019

Worldpay charges, disclosed in fine print, anger small U.S. merchants Mark VenHuizen, the comptroller of a family business which sells parts for boat engines in Florida, says he has complained three times to Worldpay Inc since 2016 for tacking on extra fees to process his customers' credit and debit card payments witho...
17:51, 08/23/2019

Powell says Fed will 'act as appropriate' but offers little more guidance The U.S. economy is in a "favorable place" and the Federal Reserve will "act as appropriate" to keep the current economic expansion on track, Fed chair Jerome Powell said on Friday in remarks that gave few clues about whether the central bank will cu...
17:51, 08/23/2019

Powell: Fed to act as appropriate to keep expansion going The U.S. economy is in a "favorable place" and the Federal Reserve will "act as appropriate" to keep the current economic expansion on track, Fed chair Jerome Powell said on Friday in remarks that gave few clues about whether the central bank will cu...
17:51, 08/23/2019

U.S. new home sales drop sharply, point to more housing weakness Sales of new U.S. single-family homes sank more than expected in July, a sign that the housing market continued in low gear despite lower mortgage rates and a strong labor market....
17:51, 08/23/2019

If Apple Watch adopts Apple Card’s poor titanium coating, look out Apple's track record with titanium hasn't been great, thanks primarily to paint and coating issues. Will the next Apple Watch suffer from similar problems?Read More...
17:51, 08/23/2019

North Korea calls Pompeo ‘diehard toxin’ for promoting sanctions Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho also warned that his country is “ready for both dialogue and standoff,” according to a statement carried by the KCNA news agency....
17:51, 08/23/2019

China will be retaliating with new tariffs as trade war continues China reportedly ramped up the ongoing trade war with the US on Friday, announcing it will impose new tariffs on $75 billion worth of American products. The communist country will also resume duties on American cars, according to CNBC. China’s State ...
17:51, 08/23/2019

California light rail derailment leaves more than 20 injured SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Authorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail train derailment in Northern California. Sacramento Fire Capt. Keith Wade tells news outlets that 27 people were injured, including 13 people who were t...
17:51, 08/23/2019

Volkswagen recalls 679,000 U.S. vehicles that could roll away VW said drivers could remove the key after stopping without placing the car in park, which increases the risk the vehicle could roll away. VW said a build up of silicate on the shift lever micro switch contacts is to blame. ...
18:17, 08/23/2019

Gideon, set a course for sadness: Brandon Routh and Courtney Ford are leaving Legends Of Tomorrow Brandon Routh couldn’t quite cut it as Superman, but he found success with another superhero, Ray “The Atom” Palmer (or, as we so affectionately call him, Poor Sweet Ray Ray), who appeared on The CW’s Arrow before going on to serve as one of the anch...
18:17, 08/23/2019

Holy shit, that’s Christina Hendricks’ hand on the American Beauty poster Although its critical reception has, uh, drifted a bit over the last 20 years—exacerbated by, among other things, a series of sexual-assault allegations against its Oscar-winning leading man—Sam Mendes’ American Beauty undeniably remains a film of st...
18:17, 08/23/2019

Seth Moulton Ends 2020 Presidential Campaign With a Warning Mr. Moulton, a congressman from Massachusetts, had focused his campaign on national security. He hinted at potentially supporting Joseph R. Biden Jr....
18:17, 08/23/2019

The best bank holiday sales and deals at Amazon, John Lewis, Argos, Boohoo and more It's gonna be a bit of a scorcher, so you'll be wanting to get out there and enjoy it this long weekend. But before you get your sun cream on, be sure to check out our roundup of the latest bank holiday sales.There's lots to choose fro...
18:17, 08/23/2019

Google wants Chrome to feed you targeted ads while somehow respecting your privacy A team of Google Chrome developers have proposed an idea for a 'privacy sandbox' that would protect users from invasive tracking technology, but still let the browser show them targeted ads.The plan addresses a major problem for Google: it ...
18:17, 08/23/2019

Sensing vulnerability, China turns up the heat on Trump With its announcement on Friday of new 5-10% tariffs on $75 billion in U.S. goods, China is escalating pressure on President Trump. Xi Jinping senses that Trump is increasingly desperate for a trade deal. He believes he can cajole Trump into making a...
18:51, 08/23/2019

Trump says US businesses are 'ordered' to find alternatives to China trade President Trump on Friday directed all U.S. businesses to immediately find alternative sources for any goods they were importing from China. The comments came in response to China's announcement earlier in the day that it was enacting additional tari...
18:51, 08/23/2019

Work Advice: I applied for a job with my friend’s ex-boss Working for a friend’s ex-boss can be like dating a friend’s ex. It can work, but everyone has to be grown-ups and you need a clear view of the reason(s) why your friend left....
18:51, 08/23/2019

What Is Vegan Leather, and Should You Be Wearing It? Environmentally conscious consumers are fretting about not just what they eat. Some have started to shun clothes and other products made from animal hides, opting instead for synthetic and natural alternatives. Collectively these have become known as...
18:51, 08/23/2019

Wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest As wildfires rage in the Amazon rainforest, global attention has ignited bitter dispute about who is the blame for burning "the lungs of the planet."        ...
19:17, 08/23/2019

Dolphins coach Flores 'applauds' Kaepernick, Reid, Stills for anthem kneeling Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores says he "applauds" Colin Kaepernick and current NFL players Eric Reid and Kenny Stills for kneeling during the national anthem in protest of police brutality and social injustice....
19:17, 08/23/2019

French authorities launch probe into rape charges linked to Jeffrey Epstein case The chief Paris prosecutor has announced he is opening an investigation into the rape of minors and a raft of other charges linked to Jeffrey Epstein....
19:17, 08/23/2019

Amazon fires: Emmanuel Macron calls infernos 'international crisis' ahead of G7 meeting Wildfires raging in the Amazon rainforest were today branded a "crime against humanity" as a war of words erupted between the presidents of Brazil and France over the growing crisis....
19:17, 08/23/2019

Great British Bake Off's Prue Leith to advise on hospital food after Listeria deaths Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith is to advise a Government review into hospital food following the deaths of six people due to a listeria outbreak....
19:17, 08/23/2019

Central Line delays: Chaos as commuters trapped underground 'for over an hour' after Tube breakdown Commuters travelling in east London have faced chaos after a Central Line failure left "babies and elderly people stuck" underground for up to an hour....
19:17, 08/23/2019

Brian Flores Says He Played Jay-Z Songs To "Challenge" Kenny Stills, Supports His Protest One day after Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills called out the NFL’s superficial-seeming social-justice partnership with Jay-Z and Roc Nation, head coach Brian Flores loaded up the practice playlist with a bunch of Shawn Carter’s songs. This appeared to...
19:17, 08/23/2019

‘It’s Gratifying’: Jay Inslee Finally Gets His Moment The Washington governor and self-described climate candidate told us what it was like to achieve national recognition — after leaving the presidential race....
19:17, 08/23/2019

Apple and chip stocks slide after Trump orders US companies to look for alternative to China Semiconductor stocks and shares of Apple slid on Friday after President Donald Trump said U.S. companies should "immediately start looking for an alternative" to their operations in China....
19:51, 08/23/2019

RCB Appoint Mike Hesson As Director Of Cricket, Simon Katich Head Coach Mike Hesson was roped in as director of cricket and Simon Katich as head coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore as they parted ways with Gary Kirsten and Ashish Nehra....
19:51, 08/23/2019

Someone rendered the PlayStation 5 based on earlier leaks, and it looks awesome A Sony patent found recently shows what can only be a gaming rig, and we soon learned the drawing wasn’t just a concept. According to a deleted tweet from a video game developer, it’s the PlayStation 5 dev kit’s actual design. While...
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