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President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that the government would not ask foreign investors to put money into SA and then 'tomorrow take your land away', saying this was 'not ...

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Beware The Greenwood Corvette Take caution! Take care! Do not get too close to the raucous beast that is this 1976 IMSA-spec Greenwood-built C3 Corvette race car. With giant bulging fender flares, tires like steam rollers, and a roar that could wake the dead, this slice of 1970s ...
09:17, 08/20/2019

How China Built Some Of The World’s Most Versatile Vehicles Around A $150 Engine Back in 2015, I visited China and found myself enamored by a vehicle so simple that it didn’t even have a hood to cover its single-cylinder diesel engine. That basic motor, which can be cranked by hand, is a part of what I later found to be one of th...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Here's What The 2021 Formula One Rule Changes Will Look Like The Powers That Be at Formula One have come together to decide how, exactly, they can make the world’s most elite racing series actually more enjoyable to watch. We’ve talked a little bit about this announcement before, but now we’re getting a glimps...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Finnish Economist Delivers Economic Outlook Report In The Most Finnish Way Possible: From Inside A Rally Car The Finnish bank S-Bank, like many banks, employs economists to evaluate the current economic situation and try their best to extrapolate what may be coming next. They do this three times a year, when they release their Economic Outlook. Normally, th...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Was a man wrongly identified after police digitally altered his mugshot? ACLU says case ‘raises big questions’ after Oregon authorities removed facial tattoos before showing image to witnessesThe difference between Tyrone Lamont Allen’s booking photo and the photo seen by bank robbery witnesses is striking, and the image ...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Manchester United held to draw at Wolves after Paul Pogba fails from spot For a while it looked like Manchester United would enjoy the rare feeling of leaving Molineux with a victory and renewed optimism. In the end they departed with a solitary point, some encouragement and some regrets, most obviously a missed penalty by...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Brexit: EU unconvinced by Johnson's fresh bid to remove backstop PM says new commitments to stop hard Irish border should be considered by the blocBoris Johnson has written to the EU suggesting the backstop could be replaced by some form of commitment to prevent a hard Irish border in his first major move to expla...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Why NYC is staring down a West Nile epidemic You thought the germs on the subway pole were NYC’s biggest health threat? Nope — turns out the entire design of the city can affect your well-being, for better or worse. That’s according to Sara Jensen Carr, an assistant professor in arc...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Motorcycle rider sets headstand record at 76 mph And he wasn’t even looking where he was going. Stunt rider Marco George set the unofficial world record for fastest headstand on a motorcycle on Saturday when he hit 76 mph on an airstrip in England. The 30-year-old more than doubled the existing mar...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Wildlife flourishing at former weapons testing sites DENVER — From a tiny Pacific island to a leafy Indiana forest, a handful of sites where the United States manufactured and tested some of the most lethal weapons known to humankind are now peaceful havens for wildlife. An astonishing array of animals...
09:17, 08/20/2019

Sunnyside Little Leaguers honored by County Board of Supervisors TUCSON – The Sunnyside Little League team that came within a victory of making it to the Little League World Series received a special honor from the Pima County Board of Supervisors.  Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
09:51, 08/20/2019

Samsung's 32-inch Space Gaming Monitor makes room for your PC Giant gaming monitors have a conspicuous problem: all that visual real estate usually swallows up desk space, leaving limited room for your speakers, elaborate peripherals or the PC itself. Samsung might have a simple fix. Its newly unveiled Space....
10:17, 08/20/2019

China could overwhelm US military in Asia in hours, Australian report says The US military is no longer the primary force in Asia, and missiles from China's rapidly improving military could overwhelm its bases in hours, according to a new report....
10:51, 08/20/2019

Rebellion adds extra LMP1 entry for WEC opener at Silverstone Rebellion Racing has made a late entry of a second privateer LMP1 car for the opening round of the 2019/20 World Endurance Championship at Silverstone next month...
10:51, 08/20/2019

Judge dismisses turnaround guru's racketeering case vs McKinsey A federal judge dismissed claims on Monday by turnaround pioneer Jay Alix that McKinsey & Co violated racketeering laws when the consulting firm expanded into advising bankrupt U.S. companies....
11:17, 08/20/2019

General Electric fortifies defense against charges of bogus accounting General Electric Co reinforced its defense of its accounting practices on Monday after investors asked more questions about an unusual research report last week that accused the jet engine and power plant maker of financial fraud....
11:17, 08/20/2019

Factbox: Disney to take on Netflix as streaming war heats up The crowded market for video streaming, currently dominated by Netflix Inc, is expected to heat up further as Walt Disney Co rolls out its Disney+ service on Nov. 12 in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands....
11:17, 08/20/2019

Planned Parenthood opts out of U.S. subsidies in fight over abortion referrals Planned Parenthood said on Monday it was withdrawing from a federal program subsidizing reproductive healthcare for low-income women after the Trump administration banned participants in the program from referring women to abortion providers....
11:17, 08/20/2019

FDA declines to approve Sarepta's second Duchenne treatment Sarepta Therapeutics Inc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its newest treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), citing safety concerns including the risk of infection and kidney toxicity....
11:17, 08/20/2019

Palestinian Authority Bans Activities by Gay Rights Group The Palestinian group, Al Qaws, vowed to continue its work. A police spokesman said its activities violated the “ideals and values of Palestinian society.”...
11:17, 08/20/2019

OnePlus 7T: what we want to see The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro haven’t been out long, but OnePlus typically refreshes the range with a ‘T’ model later in the year and we’re expecting the same to happen this year.That might surprise you – after al...
11:51, 08/20/2019

Huawei Mate 30 leak says it will have a bigger battery than the Mate 20 A new leak suggests the Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro may sport even better battery life than last year's Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro as the batteries are apparently set to be bigger on the upcoming devices.According to a leak from Weibo (a Chinese...
11:51, 08/20/2019

Pentagon sends message to Russia after conducting first missile test since Trump left Cold War-era arms treaty The Department of Defense test-launched a ground-based cruise missile Sunday, the first test of its kind since President Trump removed the U.S. from a Cold War-era treaty banning them earlier this month....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Italy's Di Maio signals imminent end of government, thanks Conte Luigi Di Maio, head of the ruling 5-Star Movement, signaled the imminent demise of Italy's coalition government on Tuesday with a Facebook post thanking Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte....
11:51, 08/20/2019

South Africa to take 'affordable' approach to nuclear: minister South Africa will not adopt a "big bang" approach to building new nuclear power capacity but instead add capacity in an affordable way, Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe said on Tuesday....
11:51, 08/20/2019

Philippines warns of 'unfriendly' greeting for uninvited warships Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of "unfriendly" treatment for foreign ships traveling in the country's territorial waters without permission, in a rare swipe at China's use of warships just a few miles off Manila's coast....
11:51, 08/20/2019

U.K. consular official in Hong Kong disappears while returning from mainland China Simon Cheng, a 28-year-old trade and investment officer at the British consulate, vanished Aug. 8 as he tried to pass through Chinese immigration, his girlfriend told local media. The disappearance threatens to further strain China’s already tense re...
12:17, 08/20/2019

Jennifer Aniston and Steve Carell fight it out in new trailer for Apple TV+ exclusive The Morning Show Apple has finally released a full trailer for its flagship Apple TV Plus series, The Morning Show – and the drama looks to be a lot darker than we imagined.Starring Jennifer Aniston, Steve Carell and Reese Witherspoon, The Morning Show examine...
12:17, 08/20/2019

U.S. Bank Regulator Pitches Low-Income Lending Rule Changes A Trump-appointed bank regulator is touring the country trying to sell his plans to modify lower-income lending requirements and overcome resistance from other regulators, banks and community advocates....
12:17, 08/20/2019

Things Can Get Worse for Japan's Struggling Regional Banks Ultralow interest rates are making it a miserable year for Japanese banks, with many stocks hitting historic lows. The bad news is that things can still get worse....
12:17, 08/20/2019

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez Are Investing in Fintech Firm Acorns Acorns Grow wants to go viral–and it has enlisted A-Rod and J.Lo to help. The influencer strategy is the brainchild of Acorns CEO Noah Kerner, who is trying to transform the company from a niche savings app into a bank alternative....
12:17, 08/20/2019

Disney+ will support each of these platforms and devices at launch We’re just a few months out from the launch of the Disney+ streaming service, which might be the most dangerous threat to Netflix’s supremacy to date. In addition to featuring every Disney and Pixar animated movie ever made, the service w...
12:51, 08/20/2019

On First Day Of School, Retired Official Stabbed To Death In California A retired administrator was fatally stabbed Monday on the first day of the school year at California State University at Fullerton, with the assailant seen fleeing the scene, police said....
12:51, 08/20/2019

States to Move Forward With Antitrust Probe of Big Tech Firms A group of state attorneys general is preparing to move forward with a joint antitrust investigation of big technology companies, according to people familiar with the situation, adding another layer of scrutiny to an industry already under a federal...
13:17, 08/20/2019

Los Angeles Dodgers' Julio Urias suspended 20 games for domestic violence allegation Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias on Saturday was issued a 20-game suspension for an alleged domestic violence incident and is expected to return to the club in September and be eligible to play in the postseason....
13:17, 08/20/2019

Colin Kaepernick sends message to players still kneeling during anthem: 'Stay strong brothers' Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who sparked a firestorm three years ago when he decided to kneel during the national anthem, showed support Sunday to those NFL players who are still employed and still protesting perceived...
13:17, 08/20/2019

Kohl's reports better-than-expected earnings and sales on strong start to back-to-school season Kohl's said Tuesday that a strong start to the back-to-school season and new partnership with Amazon helped the retailer beat Wall Street earnings and sales expectations during the second quarter....
13:17, 08/20/2019

India's Chandrayaan-2 enters moon's orbit Some 30 days after liftoff, India's Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft successfully entered the moon's orbit on Tuesday after performing one of the mission's most difficult maneuvres, the nation's space agency said....
13:51, 08/20/2019

After concussions ended her soccer career, a former star is helping girls avoid a similar fate Girls’ soccer players are suffering brain injuries at nearly the same rate as football players. For one, the sport brought her six concussions and severe lasting effects....
13:51, 08/20/2019

Bloomberg: Apple TV+ will cost $9.99 per month and launch in November Apple's video streaming strategy may be getting clearer with a report that its subscription TV service will go live in November and cost $9.99 per month.Read More...
14:34, 08/20/2019

WD Black storage is for gamers who are running out of space as games get huge Western Digital is launching five storage solutions for gamers under its WD Black label, with as much as 12 terabytes of storage, or 300 games.Read More...
14:34, 08/20/2019

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

Miranda Lambert gets candid about new song 'Bluebird': 'It makes me feel hopeful' Miranda Lambert recently dropped her newest single "Bluebird" -- and now the Grammy award-winning superstar is getting candid about the inspiration behind the track. ...
14:34, 08/20/2019

Katharine McPhee gushes over 'easy' marriage to husband David Foster: 'That's how it should be' It’s been nearly 3 months since Katharine McPhee married David Foster and took his last name, but the “Smash” star is still getting used to her new moniker....
14:34, 08/20/2019

Andy Murray considers ATP Challenger Tour stint after another singles defeat Andy Murray is considering playing "a level down" and competing on the ATP Challenger Tour as he continues his comeback from career-saving hip surgery....
15:00, 08/20/2019

Josh Kroenke: Arsenal's Europa League final thrashing was catalyst for summer transfer splurge Josh Kroenke has revealed how Arsenal's second-half collapse against Chelsea in May's Europa League final was the catalyst for the club's recruitment drive this summer....
15:00, 08/20/2019

New Chelsea signing Christian Pulisic 'rejected Man Utd because of Jose Mourinho' Chelsea starlet Christian Pulisic rejected the chance to join Manchester United because his father disliked Jose Mourinho, according to his former coach....
15:00, 08/20/2019

Yubico launches its dual USB-C and Lightning two-factor security key Almost two months after it was first announced, Yubico has launched the YubiKey 5Ci, a security key with dual support for both iPhones, Macs and other USB-C compatible devices. Yubico’s latest Yubikey is the latest iteration of its security ke...
15:00, 08/20/2019

WP Standard’s Weekender leather duffel is built for life Have you heard? It’s Bag Week! It’s the most wonderful week of the year at TechCrunch. Just in time for back to school, we’re bringing you reviews of bags of all varieties: from backpacks to rollers to messengers to fanny packs. WP Standard mak...
15:00, 08/20/2019

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

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

S Sreesanth's Ban To End In September 2020, Says BCCI Ombudsman The BCCI had banned Sreesanth, who is now 36, for life in August 2013 along with his Rajasthan Royals teammates Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan for alleged spot-fixing in the IPL that year....
15:34, 08/20/2019

Ferrari pushing against standard parts element of 2021 F1 rules Ferrari is "not happy yet" with the proposed 2021 Formula 1 regulations and is pushing back against standardisation, according to team boss Mattia Binotto...
15:34, 08/20/2019

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

Highlights: Murray beaten by Sandgren in latest match of comeback "Andy Murray lost his second singles match since undergoing hip surgery earlier this year at the Winston-Salem Open tournament in North Carolina, USA on Monday night, losing 7-6(8) 7-5 to American Tennys Sandgren."...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Tokyo 2020 can overcome heat, water quality issues - National Olympic Committees "Delegates to a Chef de Mission seminar on Tuesday said they are confident their hosts will find heat and water quality solutions ahead of next year\u0027s Summer Olympics."...
15:34, 08/20/2019

NASA needs your help to deliver cargo to its lunar Gateway NASA is inching closer to its return to the Moon, but its push to send crewed missions to the lunar surface is really just the start of a much larger initiative. A space station orbiting the Moon, which NASA calls the Gateway, will ultimately serve a...
16:00, 08/20/2019

One of the most exciting new iPhone 11 rumors is almost definitely wrong Apple’s next-generation iPhone 11 lineup is set to be announced just three weeks from now. No, seriously, the Cupertino company’s big iPhone event date has already leaked, and it’ll take place on September 10th which is exactly thre...
16:00, 08/20/2019

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

British Consulate staffer in Hong Kong detained in China A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in mainland China for more than 10 days, according to his girlfriend, who claims her beau urged her to pray for him when he crossed the border. Simon Cheng Man-kit, a trade and...
16:00, 08/20/2019

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

Woman breaks into bar, drinks until employees show up in the morning: cops It’s 5 o’clock somewhere. A Kentucky woman was arrested for allegedly breaking into a closed bar and drinking there until employees showed up to open the watering hole in the morning, according to a report. Donna Martin is accused to busting into the...
16:00, 08/20/2019

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

Bank Holiday getaway: Rail passengers told 'not travel' due to engineering work at King's Cross Train operator London North Eastern Railway (LNER) issued a "do not travel" warning for the route between London and Scotland via York on Saturday and Sunday....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Elon Musk lauds Newt Gingrich's $2B moon competition prize SpaceX CEO Elon Musk gave his approval for a plan put forth by former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich to give a $2 billion prize to the first private company to establish and run the first base on the moon....
16:34, 08/20/2019

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

These robot snakes designed by AI could be the next big thing in the operating theatre Researchers at the Australian Centre for Robotic Vision have developed snakebots that are designed to be as individual as the patient they're used on....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Shareholder payouts hit an all-time high for the quarter, but growth is slowing Dividends paid out by global companies to shareholders have reached a new second-quarter record, according to a new report by investment firm Janus Henderson....
17:00, 08/20/2019

| Team SA primed for Sprint World Champs South African contingent of eleven paddlers are preparing for the biggest sprint regatta of the year, this year’s ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships....
17:00, 08/20/2019

The Sterling Affairs: Listen to the 30 for 30 five-part podcast series When an audio recording of a racist rant by former Clippers owner Donald Sterling was leaked online in 2014, it caused an uproar that changed the NBA forever....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Little Leaguers love Javy Baez, Stranger Things and ... sushi? Yankees or Cubs? Fortnite or MLB The Show? Which "Stranger Things" character would make the best baseball player? Little League World Series players take a swing at the tough questions....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Alibaba Mines for Oscar Gold at China's Box Office The Chinese e-commerce giant has turned several Academy Award winners including “Green Book” into unlikely hits in China, where moviegoers’ exposure to Hollywood fare has generally been limited to action films....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Warren takes aim at crime policies once embraced by Biden, Harris and Booker Elizabeth Warren releases a criminal justice plan that draws clear contrasts with the records of some of her top rivals — Joe Biden, Kamala Harris and Cory Booker....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Juan Francisco Estrada defends Juan Francisco Estrada puts the WBC super-flyweight title on the line against North Carolina’s Dewayne Beamon in Hermosillo, writes Daniel Herbert The post Juan Francisco Estrada defends appeared first on Boxing News....
17:34, 08/20/2019

EBA newsletter – August 20 Reflections on Dick McTaggart, the only Briton to win the Val Barker trophy. Simon Euan Smith rounds up the EBA news this week The post EBA newsletter – August 20 appeared first on Boxing News....
17:34, 08/20/2019

Conan O'Brien to visit Greenland after Trump's comments about wanting to buy the country Conan O'Brien's latest "Conan Without Borders" will take him to Greenland, where he wants to help President Trump negotiate a major purchase.        ...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Latest Faketoshi says he conveniently ‘lost the hard drive’ containing billions in Bitcoin Just yesterday we told you how there was a new Faketoshi in town, staking a questionable claim to the Bitcoin throne in a three-part blog series.  Last night saw the release of parts two and three, where Faketoshi deep dives into his alleged creation...
18:00, 08/20/2019

ThinkPad X1 Carbon review (2019): Sometimes it’s good to be boring The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is one of the most established laptops around, and this year's model marks the 7th iteration of the series. Just like every one before it, this X1 Carbon is thinner and lighter than ever. What else is new? Well, there'...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Watch the first 'Disintegration' trailer from the co-creator of 'Halo' Halo co-creator Marcus Lehto's new project Disintegration was announced in July, but there wasn't a lot of information about it available. Some plot details have since been shared, but now we have the first gameplay trailer to get our teeth...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Britain To End Free Movement For People From EU Immediately After Brexit Britain said Monday it will immediately end freedom of movement for people from the European Union after Brexit on October 31, in a policy shift under Prime Minister Boris Johnson....
18:01, 08/20/2019

Brazil Bus Hijacker, Armed With Toy Gun, Shot Dead By Police A hijacker armed with what turned out to be a toy gun was shot dead by police in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday after he held a busload of passengers hostage for several hours on a major bridge in......
18:01, 08/20/2019

Mysterious French modeling agent, accused Epstein 'procurer' whereabouts unknown as probe continues Criminal charges against Jeffrey Epstein are set to be tossed after the disgraced financier's shocking suicide behind bars earlier this month, but far from closing up shop, investigators worldwide are now switching the focus of the underage sex traff...
18:01, 08/20/2019

Jim Dunne, father of the automotive spy photo, dies There may have been a few surreptitious images of future cars that appeared in a few newspapers before Jim Dunne came along, but it was Dunne, a widely admired journalist, who made a business out of it....
18:01, 08/20/2019

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

World Cup-winning coach Noeline Taurua to leave Super Netball Sunshine Coast coach to return to New ZealandLightning assistant Kylee Byrne to step up next yearSuccessful Sunshine Coast Lightning coach Noeline Taurua is to leave the Super Netball club at the end of the season. Taurua has led the Lightning to the...
18:01, 08/20/2019

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

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

AP Top 25 Podcast: How Rece Davis votes in preseason poll Voting in the AP Top 25 is a mix of art, science and hunch, and it's especially tricky when it comes to the preseason poll       ...
18:34, 08/20/2019

Wendy Anderson, wife of Arkansas State coach, dies Wendy Anderson, the wife of Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, has died after a two-year fight with breast cancer       ...
18:34, 08/20/2019

Department-Store Woes Catch Up to Kohl's Kohl’s reported its third consecutive decline in quarterly sales, though it said business improved toward the end of the period and it maintained its guidance for the year....
19:00, 08/20/2019

Phil Neville: Players should boycott social media to combat racist abuse "England women\u0027s coach Phil Neville has urged the football community to boycott social media for six months and \"send a powerful message\" in response to a significant rise in online racist abuse of players."...
19:00, 08/20/2019

UPDATE: 75-year-old Chandler man found Thomas Michael Finley/ DPS Duty Office Department of Public Safety says Mr. Finley was located Tuesday morning. He was located at 2200 W. Fairview St. in Chandler and is receiving medical attention. CHANDLER, Ariz. – A Silver Alert has been issued f...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Rupee Extends Slide Against Dollar, Hits Fresh 6-Month Low: 10 Points The rupee depreciated for second day in a row and fell 28 paise to close at a new six-month low against the US dollar. In the intraday trade rupee fell to a day's low of 71.80 before settling at 71.71......
19:34, 08/20/2019

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte Resigning After Right-Wing Coalition Party Pulls Support (ROME) — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation Tuesday, blaming his decision to end his 14-month-old populist government on his rebellious and politically ambitious deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini. Conte told the Senate...
19:34, 08/20/2019

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

Oregon QB Justin Herbert’s love of science kept him away from NFL Draft Justin Herbert could’ve been a top pick in this year’s NFL Draft and made millions of dollars. But the quarterback’s science nerdiness kept him in school. The Oregon Heisman hopeful is close to graduating with a 4.01 GPA in biology ...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Bettors may quickly sour on Kyler Murray and Cardinals LAS VEGAS — As the No. 1 pick in the draft, Kyler Murray is a case of intrigue and mystery. While some say he’s too small to excel in the NFL, others are hyping Murray as The Next Big Thing. Optimism surrounded the Arizona Cardinals offense this summ...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Jon Jones says he’d ‘embarrass’ Brock Lesnar if he returned to UFC After Kurt Angle said Monday on Ariel Helwani’s MMA podcast that the one UFC fight Brock Lesnar would come back for is with Jon Jones, Jones stirred the pot on social media. “He knows that’s what his friends want to hear, but he doe...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father’s death Rising American teenager Amanda Anisimova has withdrawn from the U.S. Open following the death of her father and longtime coach Konstantin Anisimova, ESPN reported on Monday. The cause of death was unknown. Anisimova, 17, has charged up the rankings ...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Carlos Carrasco’s pitching return from leukemia went perfectly AKRON, Ohio — Carlos Carrasco shook off some nerves and returned to the mound. Two months after being diagnosed with leukemia, everything felt mostly normal for the Indians right-hander. “It was really special today,” Carrasco said. ̶...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Giants hopeful DeAndre Baker returns amid knee injury scare Eight days later, DeAndre Baker was back on the practice field. The rookie cornerback, who survived an ACL scare, returned to take part in individual drills, though he was held out of team drills. “I feel good,” he said Monday. “It was very important...
19:34, 08/20/2019

Russia resumes sharing radiation data following missile explosion, says they're not obliged to do so Russia has resumed sharing data from its radiation monitoring stations in Siberia after some were taken offline following a deadly explosion at a missile range, a nuclear weapons watchdog said Tuesday....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Italian prime minister resigns as populist leader Salvini demands snap election Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced his resignation on Tuesday amid the populist League party’s calls for a no-confidence vote and a snap election....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Ex-Mets Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo arrested as part of drug trafficking network Ex-Mets Octavio Dotel and Luis Castillo were both reportedly arrested on drug trafficking charges in their native Dominican Republic. The two former Amazin’s standouts have also been linked to a money laundering network, according to DR attorney gene...
20:00, 08/20/2019

The next 'Mario & Sonic Olympics' game has a retro 2D mode Over the past 12 years, Nintendo and Sega have faithfully published their mashup, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, to correspond with the iconic sporting event. The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo will be a homecoming of sorts for the two mascots, who....
20:00, 08/20/2019

Technology alone won't make your kids smarter Ever plop your kids in front of some purportedly educational screen-based thing because you need 15 minutes of peace? Maybe, like me, you say to yourself, "It's 15 minutes. It's an educational app. It's not so bad. I just need to start...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Canvas is a big-ass speaker stand for LG OLED TVs If you've picked up an OLED TV, you're left with two choices for high quality sound: A soundbar, or large speakers for a home theater setup. Canvas, a new project from a group of audio veterans, is something in between. It's a huge spe...
20:00, 08/20/2019

Yeah, okay, we'd like to hear David Hasselhoff and Ministry's cover of "Sweet Caroline" David Hasselhoff, the impossibly handsome star of Knight Rider and Baywatch, will release his first album since 2012's This Time Around. This time around, however, he’s focusing (almost) exclusively on covers, and bringing in a surprising group o...
20:00, 08/20/2019

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

30 years on, Saved By The Bell’s grotesque nerds are a relic unto themselves It’s embarrassing how much I loved Zack Morris when I was a kid. I watched Saved By The Bell obsessively in elementary school. I wrote my own episodes. I acted them out with friends at school. Zack and Kelly fell in love in all of them. I played Zack...
20:00, 08/20/2019

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

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

The well-meaning Brittany Runs A Marathon can’t quite go the distance In the past decade, there’s been an ever-growing divide in how people think about body issues. The traditional view point associates health and fitness with a thin, trim body. The more radical body-positivity movement (as seen, for example, on Hulu’s...
21:00, 08/20/2019

'Inconvenient Truth' director launches Bill Gates docuseries on Netflix Netflix announced the new docuseries "Inside Bill's Brain" on Twitter Tuesday. The three-part series explores Bill Gates from director Davis Guggenheim....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Watch: 'Antlers' trailer reveals Keri Russell's first role after 'The Americans' Keri Russell stars in "Antlers," a new thriller from "Hostiles" director Scott Cooper, "Channel Zero" writer Nick Antosca and producer Guillermo del Toro....
21:00, 08/20/2019

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

WWE Raw: Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman become Tag Team Champions Universal Champion Seth Rollins and Braun Strowman formed an unlikely team on Raw in order to battle Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson of The O.C. for the Raw Tag Team Championships....
21:00, 08/20/2019

More migrants jump ship as over 100 others drown More than 100 migrants are thought to have perished off the Libyan coast, while in a separate incident, a group of others jumped from their rescue ship and tried to swim to the Italian shore....
21:00, 08/20/2019

Bret Baier fires back at Trump's Fox News-bashing, challenges him to an interview The 49-year-old "Special Report' host was responding to a recent clip of Trump telling reporters that "Fox is a lot different than it used to be."        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Alyssa Milano reveals she had 2 abortions in 1993, 'wasn't equipped to be a mother' Alyssa Milano revealed she had two abortions in 1993. Milano said she was taking birth control at the time and "not ready to be a parent."        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown hints relationship with Tyler Cameron fizzled: 'He's been so busy' "Bachelorette" fans hoped Hannah Brown and Tyler Cameron could reconcile, but things appear to have fizzled amid rumors he's seeing Gigi Hadid.        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Jon Voight attacks 'radical left,' hails Trump as 'the greatest president of this century' The actor described President Trump as 'a man of truths, love and justice for the American people.'        ...
21:00, 08/20/2019

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

Norris: I’ll learn more "on the limit" at McLaren in rookie F1 year McLaren Formula 1 rookie Lando Norris believes he will gain more by being "on the limit" this season than being conservative because he still has "a lot" to learn...
21:00, 08/20/2019

On Becoming a God in Central Florida Is a Delightful Summer Dramedy About Sunshine-State Strivers It’s hard to live up to a title like On Becoming a God in Central Florida—and at first the new Showtime dramedy seems doomed to disappoint. Set in an Orlando suburb in 1992, it opens with a crisis in the marriage of Travis (Alexander Skar...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Drugmakers Endo, Allergan agree to $15 million in settlements in major opioid case Endo International Plc and Allergan Plc have agreed to pay $15 million to avoid going to trial in October in a landmark case by two Ohio counties accusing various drug manufacturers and distributors of fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic....
21:34, 08/20/2019

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo -- ex-MLB stars -- arrested in Dominican Republic drug trafficking case: reports Former Major League Baseball pitcher Octavio Dotel and infielder Luis Castillo -- each of whom played 15 seasons and won a World Series ring -- were reportedly arrested in the Dominican Republic on Tuesday in connection with a major sweep targeting a...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Miami Dolphins' Kenny Stills weighs in on Jay-Z's NFL partnership: could have been handled 'in better fashion' Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills said Monday he was willing to take a wait-and-see approach with Jay-Z’s partnership with the NFL but admitted the deal didn’t sit right with him....
21:34, 08/20/2019

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

Former Chelsea defender Gary Cahill jokes 'it's a shame' Frank Lampard wasn't in charge last season Gary Cahill has revealed he would have relished the chance to work under Frank Lampard at Chelsea and joked "it's a shame" he wasn't in charge last season....
21:34, 08/20/2019

The Planet Needs a New Internet When climate change comes for our coffee and our wine, we’ll moan about it on Twitter, read about it on our favorite websites, and watch diverting videos on YouTube to fill the icy hole in our hearts. We’ll do all this until the websites go dark and ...
21:34, 08/20/2019

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

The 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Is a Torquier Version Of An Already Great Truck Ram started the half-ton diesel craze back in 2013 when it announced the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel. Since then, the brand lost ground to legal issues related to emissions and stiff competition from Ford and Chevy. But now Ram is back in the game with a new ...
21:34, 08/20/2019

This Hyundai Aims To Be The World's Most Capable Electric Rally Car While the World Rally Championship is switching to hybrid engines for the 2022 season, rally driver Hayden Paddon and a team of researchers are about to do WRC one better. They’re coming out with a Hyundai Kona EV rally car in 2020, a vehicle that wi...
21:34, 08/20/2019

Explaining The Internet's Loudest BMW If you’ve ever fallen into an automotive YouTube hole, there’s a good chance you know this car: Georg Plasa’s Judd V8-powered BMW E36. It has ripped through the consciousness of all of us at least once, guaranteed. Now, you can get underneath the ho...
21:34, 08/20/2019

She was raped, had a stillbirth and almost died. Then she was charged with the murder of her fetus. A judge’s decision to acquit 21-year-old Evelyn Hernández marks the culmination of a tragic saga that began when she was raped at the age of 18, her lawyers said....
22:00, 08/20/2019

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

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

How To Make A Cheap Steering Wheel Cover Look Not-Terrible If your steering wheel’s ratty from years in the sun, not to mention grease from your fast-food-loving hands, one of those slip-on steering wheel covers you can pick up wherever is a convenient solution. It’s also grossly inelegant. But there are way...
22:00, 08/20/2019

Union Berlin remembers deceased fans in moving tribute There's a special bond between German football club Union Berlin and its fans and the closeness of that relationship was honored in a poignant way over the weekend as the team made its Bundesliga debut....
22:00, 08/20/2019

Trump derides Scaramucci as 'another disgruntled employee' in latest Twitter attack President Trump took another shot at his former communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, on Tuesday, claiming that he was fired for "gross incompetence."...
22:34, 08/20/2019

Kirsten Gillibrand says she is 'still angry' about her uncles voting for Trump Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., said on Monday that she was "still angry" about her uncles voting for Trump but touted the relationship as evidence that she understood how Trump Republicans saw the world....
22:34, 08/20/2019

State Department official John Sullivan to be nominated as next ambassador to Russia: source Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan will be nominated by President Trump to take over as ambassador to Russia following the announcement that former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman will be leaving the ambassador’s residence in October, an administration o...
22:34, 08/20/2019

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

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

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

Yamaha Working On Dual-Purpose Motorcycle 'WR155' Based On YZF-R15 The YZF-R15 platform has turned out to be extremely successful for Yamaha Motor and the bike maker has churned out a number of motorcycles that use the same underpinnings. Following up the likes of......
22:34, 08/20/2019

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Launch Highlights: Price, Features, Specifications, Images New Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, the new-gen avatar of the popular compact hatch is all set to be launched in India today, and we'll be bringing you all the highlights from the launch....
22:34, 08/20/2019

Huawei business ban leaves rural wireless companies with few alternatives The Trump administration added several dozen more Huawei affiliates to a trade blacklist Monday, but also extended a temporary reprieve that will allow some U.S. companies to continue doing business with the Chinese tech company for at least the next...
22:34, 08/20/2019

The Volcker Rule When Paul Volcker, the former U.S. Federal Reserve chairman, in 2009 proposed banning many forms of short-term trading by federally insured banks to reduce risk to taxpayers and the world economy, he did it in one paragraph. Four years later, regulat...
22:34, 08/20/2019

A fourth 'Matrix' movie is happening Yes, you read that correctly. About 16 years after the last movie in the series, Warner Bros. has confirmed work on a fourth movie in The Matrix universe. And it doesn't appear to be a spinoff -- Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss will star in...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Spotify is getting its own TV mini-series The music business has been through a turbulent decade, with dwindling sales, record labels pushing "360 deals" on artists and concert venues beginning to take cuts of merchandise sales. The debates around the ethics of streaming apps are a high-prof...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Sega’s remastered ‘Yakuza’ bundle for PS4 comes to the US With western interest in the Yakuza series the most passionate it's ever been, Sega is bringing remastered PlayStation 4 versions of its PlayStation 3 open-world Yakuza 3, Yakuza 4 and Yakuza 5 games to the West. Fans can purchase The Yakuza Rem...
23:00, 08/20/2019

The dream of flying taxis may not be too far off "Mark my words. A combination of airplane and motorcar is coming. You may smile. But it will come," Henry Ford quipped in 1940. Our dreams of cars capable of taking flight at the whim of their driver have been around nearly as long as we've had ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Disney’s composer-focused podcast debuts this week This Friday, Disney Music Group will launch a podcast that delves into some of its most beloved scores and the people behind them. For Scores includes interviews with composers who've worked across Disney's various enterprises: Disney, Marv...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Watch Dan Aykroyd hype up the 'Ghostbusters' remaster for Switch When it was first announced earlier this year, it had seemed Ghostbusters: The Video Game Remastered was set to be a PlayStation 4 exclusive. In August, developer Saber Interactive said the game is also coming out on Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch....
23:00, 08/20/2019

Suspect in Utah student Mackenzie Lueck's death is charged in a second case The man suspected of killing University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck was charged Tuesday with sexual abuse and kidnapping of another woman.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Sharks have multiplied off Cape Cod beaches, devouring gray seals and putting swimmers on edge Great white sharks have become a new part of the daily beach life at Cape Cod. Some are now feeding off the resurgent gray seals in the area.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

$700K for an apartment? The cost to solve the homeless crisis is soaring in Los Angeles With thousands living on the streets, Los Angeles is spending lavishly to try to solve the problem. But, $320,000 a year for a toilet?        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

9-year-old girl fatally mauled by 3 dogs in Detroit; pet owner arrested Police arrested the dogs' owner, a 33-year-old man, following the attack in an alley but were still trying Monday to piece together what happened.        ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

NASA monitoring 2,100-foot asteroid on track to ‘skim Earth’ A huge asteroid that’s more than twice as big as the Empire State Building is set to skim past Earth in three weeks. The monster space rock is called 467317 (2000 QW7) and it will be whizzing past us at 14,361 miles per hour on Sept. 14. There ...
23:00, 08/20/2019

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

Trump says he's 'thinking about' a payroll tax cut — a day after the White House denies it Trump said he has "been thinking about payroll taxes for a long time" — and he cautioned that "whether or not we do something now, it's not being done because of recession."...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Neighbor is out to disrupt self-storage: It's like Airbnb for your stuff Got extra stuff? Got extra space? A new company is ready to make a match. Neighbor is a barely 2-year-old company that connects homeowners online with people who need storage space....
23:34, 08/20/2019

One dead, over 100 sickened in Spain’s pork listeria outbreak A 90-year-old woman in Spain has died, marking the first fatality linked to an outbreak of listeria that has sickened over 100 others. About half of those remain hospitalized, with authorities tracing the outbreak to a pork meat supplier in the south...
23:34, 08/20/2019

German theme park forced to shut down ride that looked like ‘flying swastikas’ A theme park in Germany was forced to close their new ride Eagle Fly after people said it looked like “flying swastikas”. Park guests reported the resemblance to Tatzmania theme park in Löffingen after it debuted. The ride, which opened a...
23:34, 08/20/2019

California freeway crossing to give wildlife room to roam LOS ANGELES — Like many urban singles, the mountain lion P-22 lives a solitary life in a too-small habitat. And he has a hard time finding a mate in the big city. Famous for traveling across two freeways and making a huge Los Angeles park his home, t...
23:34, 08/20/2019

New York is the ‘least friendly state’ — and darn proud of it Surprising no one, New York ranked dead last in a new study of the friendliest states in America. Travel website Big 7 posed the question via its social media channels — which they say reach 1.5 million people total — and respondents put ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend The trade group Airlines for America forecast Tuesday that 17.5 million passengers will fly on US carriers between Aug. 28 and Sept. 3. That would be 2.5 million passengers a day and a 4 percent increase over the same week last year....
23:34, 08/20/2019

Disney finally loses something in 2019, with Sony regaining total control of the Spider-Man movies The world of superhero movies just got a lot less friendly: Not long after Spider-Man: Far From Home became the highest-grossing Sony film of all time, the studio has rejected a plan from Marvel Studios that would’ve made them co-producers on future ...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Shit Show at the Fuck Factory Security breaches on widely used anonymous communities online threaten to out some of our most personal past-times, especially when those data leaks occur on platforms dedicated to user-created porn. Read more......
23:34, 08/20/2019

Report: Spider-Man Will No Longer Be Shared by Marvel and Sony Huge news in the world of superheroes. Deadline reports that Disney and Sony have come to a stalemate in regards to Spider-Man and that Marvel Studios, along with its president Kevin Feige, will no longer be producing Spider-Man films.Read more......
23:34, 08/20/2019

G7 summit seen ending without communique due to gaps on trade: source A Group of Seven summit to be held this weekend in France will likely end without a joint communique due to gaps between member nations on trade, a Japanese government official with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday....
23:34, 08/20/2019

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

Syrian army poised to take key town after rebel withdrawals Syrian government forces look set to recover a strategic town that has been in rebel hands since 2014 in a major Russian-backed offensive into the opposition's last major stronghold....
00:00, 08/21/2019

More than a hundred migrants feared dead off Libya coast Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Tuesday it fears that a boat packed with migrants sunk off the Libyan coast with more than a hundred people dead....
00:00, 08/21/2019

'Grey's Anatomy' star Patrick Dempsey's kids 'make fun' of him for heartthrob reputation According to "Grey's Anatomy" star Patrick Dempsey, being a Hollywood Hunk doesn't make you cool to your kids.        ...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Dotel arrested, Castillo cited for link to drug ring Authorities in the Dominican Republic have arrested Octavio Dotel and have cited Luis Castillo for alleged links to a drug-trafficking and money-laundering ring....
00:00, 08/21/2019

Two Of Steam's Top Games Last Month Were Anime Sex Games It’s no great secret that Steam is overflowing with anime games intended to titillate portions of its vast user base. But how many people pay attention to these seemingly niche games, really? Turns out, enough people do that two of these games ended ...
00:00, 08/21/2019

Apple TV+ will reportedly cost $9.99 per month and launch in November Apple's video streaming strategy may be getting clearer with a report that its subscription TV service will go live in November and cost $9.99 per month.Read More...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Facebook to allow users to view what data other sites share Facebook said it will introduce a feature called Off-Facebook Activity to view what data third-party sites share with the social media platform.       ...
00:34, 08/21/2019

Trump wants Russia back in the G7, says Putin ‘outsmarted’ Obama “It was the G8 for a long time, and now it’s the G7,” the president said during a White House meeting with meeting with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis....
00:34, 08/21/2019

FBI busts trucker for threatening to shoot up Memphis church A Florida truck driver was busted by the FBI for threatening to shoot up a church in Memphis — telling a friend he wanted “to take his knife and slit the pastor’s throat,” according to court papers. Thomas Matthew McVicker, 38, made “cred...
00:34, 08/21/2019

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

Suggestively-named town seeks to stop adult toy company from using signs Residents of a Newfoundland and Labrador town with a famously suggestive name are petitioning to stop a sex toy company from using their sign for advertisements....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Sean Spicer steps out front in GOP fundraising, fight for House Sean Spicer, the former White House spokesman who has remained an active surrogate for President Trump, has broadened his role in the Republican Party by taking a lead in 2020 fundraising efforts and helping House Republicans edge back into the major...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Spy 101: China 'encourages' its students in US to steal defense and trade secrets Several foreign nations, notably China, push students flooded into U.S. colleges and universities to steal trade and defense secrets “whenever the opportunity presents itself,” according to a new report that highlights the threat to national security...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Trump White House seeks to assuage farmer unrest over biofuel policy: sources President Donald Trump's administration has been scrambling to stem the tide of rising anger in Farm Belt states after its decision this month to allow numerous oil refiners to mix less ethanol into their gasoline, sources told Reuters on Tuesday....
01:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. Steel plans to lay off hundreds of workers in Michigan United States Steel Corp will temporarily lay off hundreds of workers at its Great Lakes facility in Michigan in coming weeks, according to a filing the steelmaker made with the State of Michigan....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Wall Street rally ends as financial shares slide Financial shares led U.S. stocks lower on Tuesday to end a three-day rally as investors awaited comments from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell at the end of the week....
01:00, 08/21/2019

Safe havens rise as recession concerns trigger easing bets Investors on Tuesday sought traditional safe havens, including the Japanese yen and U.S. Treasuries, even as there were signs that more economic stimulus was on its way, as markets focused on concerns over a global deceleration....
01:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. Justice Department sues to block Sabre acquisition of Farelogix The U.S. Justice Department sued on Tuesday to block travel technology firm Sabre Corp's $360 million acquisition of Farelogix Inc, saying in court papers that it was a "dominant firm's attempt to eliminate a disruptive competitor."...
01:00, 08/21/2019

Italy president begins talks to seek way out of government crisis Italian President Sergio Mattarella begins two days of talks with parties on Wednesday to seek a way out of a political crisis that will lead to formation of the country's 67th government since World War Two or early elections....
01:00, 08/21/2019

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

Goldman CEO memo calls Apple Card 'a beginning' on launch day Goldman Sachs Group Inc officially became a credit-card lender on Tuesday by rolling out its first product with Apple Inc , but the bank has aspirations to grow much bigger in consumer lending, its chief executive said in an internal memo viewed by ...
01:34, 08/21/2019

Swiss watchdog expects details on Facebook's Libra by end of month Switzerland's privacy watchdog expects to receive details on Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency by the end of this month, a spokeswoman for the agency said on Tuesday....
01:34, 08/21/2019

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

GLOBAL MARKETS-Safe havens rise as recession concerns trigger easing bets Investors on Tuesday sought traditional safe havens, including the Japanese yen and U.S. Treasuries, even as there were signs that more economic stimulus was on its way, as markets focused on concerns over a global deceleration....
01:34, 08/21/2019

Cardinal Health says opioid-related lawsuits to hurt business Drug distributor Cardinal Health Inc warned on Tuesday that its business could take a hit as it defends itself against a host of opioid-related lawsuits....
01:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

US Olympic officials reprimand but don't punish Pan-Am Games protesters Gwen Berry, Race Imboden each get 12 months of probationBoth athletes will be eligible for next summer’s Tokyo GamesThe letter went to the two protesters. The message was meant for a much wider audience.The CEO of the US Olympic and Paralympic Commit...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Water Pollution Can Reduce Economic Growth By A Third, Says World Bank Heavily polluted water is reducing economic growth by up to a third in some countries, a World Bank report said Tuesday, calling for action to address human and environmental harm....
02:00, 08/21/2019

China Resists Charge by Twitter, Facebook of Disinformation Effort China’s government pushed back against moves by Twitter and Facebook to curb accounts the companies said were part of a state-sponsored disinformation campaign against Hong Kong protesters....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Government Cryptocurrency Cop Heads to Law Firm The former government lawyer who managed Washington’s crackdown on cryptocurrency fraud is joining Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, a white-shoe law firm whose clients include some of Wall Street’s biggest banks and stock exchanges....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Neymar to Barcelona: How will Philippe Coutinho loan and Ousmane Dembele affect the possible transfer? p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 18.0px Times} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 18.0px Times; min-height: 23.0px} Not long ago, Barcelona's plan to bring back Neymar appeared a luxury. Suddenly, signing the Brazilian seems mor...
02:00, 08/21/2019

'Swastika' ride shut down by German amusement park An amusement park in southwestern Germany has had to shut down a new ride after people quickly noticed that it looked like a big spinning swastika. The "Adlerflug," German for "eagle's flight," will now be redesigned....
02:00, 08/21/2019

German firm sets aside millions for Brazil dam disaster costs TÜV Süd had certified the structure shortly before it collapsed in January, leaving 270 dead. Faced with a number of lawsuits, the company has now put a figure on the extent of its potential liability....
02:00, 08/21/2019

After a year of strikes can Fridays For Future maintain momentum? One year after Greta Thunberg conducted a lone vigil outside the Swedish parliament, the school climate strikes she inspired have become a global movement. But is there a fear that protest fatigue might be setting in?...
02:00, 08/21/2019

The female Maasai community rangers protecting Kenya's wildlife The first female Maasai community ranger unit in Kenya is teaming up with male colleagues to protect wildlife on their traditional land. The women are also receiving a sustainable income for the first time....
02:00, 08/21/2019

UK: Hong Kong staff member missing after visiting China's Shenzhen A Hong Kong British Consulate employee remains missing after a trip to mainland China, according to Britain's Foreign Office. It says it's "extremely concerned" and is seeking information from China's Guangdong province....
02:00, 08/21/2019

Ransomware attacks on local governments won’t ebb anytime soon, experts say Many city agencies targeted by hackers have had to scramble to get police, 911 systems and fire departments back online. Experts worry that many local governments are sitting ducks, as municipalities often lack the funding to keep their security syst...
02:00, 08/21/2019

YouTube sues user who extorted others through fake takedown requests A lawsuit filed by YouTube yesterday claims that a user abused its copyright infringement reporting system to extort fellow YouTubers and carry out a swatting attack. YouTube alleges that Christopher Brady, of Omaha, Nebraska, filed dozens of Digital...
02:00, 08/21/2019

NYPD sergeant in charge of Eric Garner scene to face administrative trial by end of year The NYPD sergeant who was in charge of the scene when Eric Garner died will be put on administrative trial by the end of the year, according to officials. “At this point, there’s one more trial, and it will also again be a public trial held by the NY...
02:00, 08/21/2019

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

Brute dragged woman under Queens train trestle, raped her: cops A stranger dragged a woman under a train trestle in Queens, where he hit her in the head and raped her, authorities said Tuesday. The 22-year-old victim was in the area of Tuskegee Airmen Way and 157th Street in Jamaica shortly before 2:45 a.m. Sunda...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Seven Great Camp Chairs to Get Your Butt Off the Ground Let’s get something straight: gone are the days when a camp chair was a cheap $10 item you snagged from the bargain bin at the grocery store before heading to the mountains for your camping trip. Now, camp chairs have personality and flare, offering ...
02:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

Chicago man charged with making death threats against women's health clinic Police arrested a Chicago man who allegedly made threats on online to "slaughter and murder" people at a women's reproductive clinic, federal prosecutors said....
02:34, 08/21/2019

'Saved by the Bell' turns 30: Where the cast is now It's been 30 years since we fell in love with the cast of "Saved by the Bell' – including Mario Lopez, Tiffani Thiessen and Mark-Paul Gosselaar.        ...
03:00, 08/21/2019

How to Delete Multiple Android Messages at the Same Time Android Messages version 4.7 rolled out this morning, and the new update adds the long-awaited ability to delete multiple messages in a conversation thread. It’s a great, convenient addition, and it’s also strange that it took this long for Android M...
03:00, 08/21/2019

How to Record Your Phone Screen for Free You don’t need a pricey app or fancy hardware. In the video above, I explain how to record high quality footage of your phone screen for free....
03:00, 08/21/2019

Scientists found stardust in the most unlikely of places Earth has managed to avoid any truly catastrophic impacts from objects in space for quite some time, but that doesn’t mean material from the cosmos doesn’t regularly rain down on our world. Scientists regularly observe rocks of varying si...
03:00, 08/21/2019

NASA confirms plans to send spacecraft to Jupiter’s frozen ocean moon Astronomers dedicate their careers to unlocking the mysteries of space, and while not all of them are constantly searching for evidence of extraterrestrial life, finding it would likely be the biggest discovery in the history of science. There aren&r...
03:00, 08/21/2019

Cramer's lightning round: Cronos, Aphria have eclipsed Canopy in the cannabis business "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer rings the lightning round bell, which means he's giving his answers to callers' stock questions at rapid speed....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Ousted Novartis scientist 'categorically denies' wrongdoing in data manipulation scandal The FDA's recent report that Novartis knowingly relied on manipulated data in a drug's application has put pressure on its CEO Vas Narasimhan....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Cigna seeks sale of group benefits insurance business, Reuters reports U.S. health insurer Cigna is exploring a sale of its group benefits insurance business, which could be valued at as much as $6 billion, four people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday....
03:34, 08/21/2019

Sao Paulo shrouded in darkness as Amazon rainforest continues to burn According to Global News meteorologist Ross Hull, a few factors came together at "just the right moment" to place Sao Paulo under a shroud of darkness....
04:00, 08/21/2019

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

Apple Said to Target November Launch for Apple TV+, Weigh $9.99 Price Apple plans to roll out the Apple TV+ movie and TV subscription service by November, part of a drive to reach $50 billion in service sales by 2020, Bloomberg reports....
04:00, 08/21/2019

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 Launched in India The Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 is the latest pair of flagship headphones from Bose, which is widely considered to be the world's best when it comes to active noise cancellation....
04:00, 08/21/2019

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

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

Dolly Parton's iconic fashion celebrated in new exhibit at Opry House Dubbed “Dolly: My Opry Memories,” the exhibit runs Sept. 3 – Oct. 31 in the Opry House’s historic Studio A.        ...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Chinese woman accused of Mar-a-Lago trespass angers judge FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Chinese woman accused of trespassing at President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club and lying to Secret Service agents is frustrating the federal judge hearing her case as she ignores his questions and leaves him bewildered wit...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Bill Clinton was hitter-friendly ump at charity softball game Former President Bill Clinton’s surprise appearance as a celebrity umpire at the annual Artists and Writers softball game in East Hampton almost played a decisive role in the game’s outcome. The Artists snapped a three-game losing streak and defeated...
04:00, 08/21/2019

Watch dramatic moment as fishermen are rescued from high waters The Indian Air Force defied the odds with this astounding rescue. Teams jumped to action after fishermen became stranded.        ...
04:34, 08/21/2019

Here are 13 real-life heroes you should know In acknowledgment of World Humanitarian Day on Aug. 19, 24/7 Tempo has compiled a list of 13 hero humanitarian workers you should know about.        ...
04:34, 08/21/2019

The Football Team In Euphoria Is Complete Trash It has been two weeks since the finale of HBO’s R-rated Riverdale knock-off, Euphoria, aired to glowing reviews. Everyone wants to talk about how the show found its earnest heart, and whether Jules will come back, and how all the teens may be doomed ...
04:34, 08/21/2019

Normal People Experiencing Human Emotions The Trump family is never more deranged than when it tries to mimic the human emotions that non-sociopaths display every day. Case in point: these tweets from Papa Trump about some of his favorite sickos....
04:34, 08/21/2019

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

Trump is pushing the Fed for a big rate cut. But would it help or hurt the economy? President Trump is calling on the Fed to cut interest rates by a full percentage point. But such a step carries risks for the economy and markets.       ...
05:00, 08/21/2019

Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass sees 'shallow recession' potentially in 2020: CNBC Hedge fund manager Kyle Bass told CNBC on Tuesday that he sees a "shallow recession" potentially in 2020, also adding that he thinks U.S. interest rates will follow the global interest rates all the......
05:00, 08/21/2019

‘Baywatch’ alum Pamela Anderson reveals she still fits in iconic swimsuit, wears it to surprise her dates Pamela Anderson has been the cover girl for the high-waist red swimsuit ever since her character immortalized the look on the set of the hit ‘90s coming-of-age series....
05:00, 08/21/2019

Don't Expect a Meaningful Fiscal Push From Germany The German economy needs new sources of growth. Investors shouldn’t count on fiscal stimulus to be one of them, even if the government loosens the purse strings a bit....
05:34, 08/21/2019

Trump says White House discussing gun legislation; Democrats say talks low-level President Donald Trump said on Tuesday his administration was in "meaningful" talks with Democrats about gun legislation after the latest mass shootings, but congressional aides downplayed the discussions as low-level and not very productive....
05:34, 08/21/2019

Trump says he will decide on foreign aid spending cuts within week U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he was looking at various options for a budget package that could cut billions of dollars in foreign aid and that he would decide on the issue "sooner than a week."...
05:34, 08/21/2019

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

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 7: The Way to a Vegan's Heart Is Through Her Stomach A wise commenter once said, “Girl, never go on a date hungry. Also, never decline date continuation suggestions after he’s seen your makeup drip and your hair swell up like Donna Summer!”...
05:34, 08/21/2019

Trump admits his trade war could lead to recession but says ‘I have to do it’ Trump has spent days arguing that the possibility of recession is a media creation. But Tuesday, he suggested it might be the price of doing the much-needed business of his trade war....
06:00, 08/21/2019

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

Britain extremely concerned by reports HK consulate worker held in China Britain said on Tuesday it was "extremely concerned" by reports that a staff member at the consulate in its former colony of Hong Kong had been detained in mainland China....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Alibaba is said to have postponed a Hong Kong listing amid protests Alibaba held a board meeting before its latest quarterly earnings release last week, during which the board decided to postpone the Hong Kong listing, Reuters reported....
06:00, 08/21/2019

What is the best diet for leaky gut syndrome? Leaky gut syndrome causes uncomfortable digestive symptoms. Making certain dietary changes may help people manage these symptoms. Find out which foods to eat, and which to avoid, here....
06:00, 08/21/2019

Fleabag review: Guilt, sexual liberalism and laughs all the way When Phoebe Waller-Bridge first performed Fleabag in 2013, one critic wrote: "I doubt if this material will spin off into a long-running radio or television series." ...
06:34, 08/21/2019

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

Dems accuse DOJ of trying to hobble Congress’ oversight to protect Trump The Justice Department is ignoring centuries of investigations into presidents in an attempt to dramatically curtail Congress’ power to probe President Donald Trump, House Democrats argued Tuesday.In a court filing, House lawyers said the Justice D...
06:34, 08/21/2019

California's new police use-of-force law marks a 'significant' change in law enforcement. Here's why What are the practical applications of California's new law raising the standard for police use of force? Here are answers to five questions.        ...
06:34, 08/21/2019

Amazon's Ring barred police from using 'surveillance' to describe its products Amazon's home security company Ring deleted the term "surveillance" from a statement that law enforcement officials gave to local news outlets, public records obtained by Gizmodo reveal....
06:34, 08/21/2019

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

American teen Amanda Anisimova out of US Open after father's death American teenager Amanda Anisimova, ranked 24th in the world, withdraws from the US Open because of recent death of her father       ...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Cowboys, LB Smith agree on extension amid Elliott holdout The Dallas Cowboys have agreed on a contract extension with young linebacker Jaylon Smith while the holdout by Pro Bowl running back Ezekiel Elliott nears a month since the team reported to training camp.       ...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Royce White says Carmelo Anthony 'is absolutely being blackballed' by NBA, also slams LeBron James Royce White says he believes Carmelo Anthony’s absence from the NBA is not caused by bad luck on the veteran’s part, but is intentional.       ...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Alberto HR gives Orioles 4-1 win over Royals, ending skid Hanser Alberto hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles ended an eight-game losing streak by beating the Kansas City Royals 4-1       ...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Nola sharp over 7, Phillies pounce early to beat Red Sox 3-2 Aaron Nola pitched seven innings of four-hit ball to win for the sixth time in his last seven decisions, getting three runs of support in the first inning and cruising to lift the Philadelphia Phillies over the Boston Red Sox 3-2    &...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Chinese car maker Geely says first-half profit drops 40% Geely, China's highest profile car maker globally, posted a net profit of 4.01 billion yuan, compared to the 6.67 billion yuan it made in the same period a year earlier....
07:34, 08/21/2019

US State Department approves possible $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan The U.S. State Department has approved a possible $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said on Tuesday in an official notification to Congress....
07:34, 08/21/2019

Where these injured Yankees stars stand now OAKLAND, Calif. — The Yankees received good news Tuesday concerning injured right-handers Luis Severino and Dellin Betances, who are rehabbing in Tampa. Severino threw a short side session and is scheduled to face hitters on Thursday. Betances will t...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Indians ace Corey Kluber suffers another setback CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber’s comeback has been sidetracked. The Cleveland Indians ace will be shut down for two weeks with an abdominal strain, an injury he sustained as he was rehabbing from a broken arm. Kluber was pulled from a minor league ou...
08:00, 08/21/2019

The two competing goals for Yankees on this West Coast trip OAKLAND, Calif. — Almost 3,000 miles away from Yankee Stadium the Yankees opened a nine-game West Coast trip Tuesday night that could determine whether they will have home-field advantage throughout the postseason. Three games in the dilapidated Coli...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Carli Lloyd hits absurd field goal as Eagles, Ravens watch Perhaps NFL teams in desperate need of a kicker should give Carli Lloyd a call. The two-time US Women’s World Cup Champion nailed a no-doubter 55-yarder field goal Tuesday at a joint practice between the Philadelphia Eagles and Baltimore Ravens...
08:00, 08/21/2019

Moderate Islamists make new power quest in Tunisia Tunisia's moderate Islamists are hoping the genial Beethoven fan they have nominated to run in next month's presidential elections will break the mould in the Arab world by turning success at the ballot box into uncontested rule....
08:34, 08/21/2019

Iranian news agency says Adrian Darya 1 tanker leased to Revolutionary Guards Iran's semi-official ILNA news agency said on Wednesday the tanker Adrian Darya 1, which was released after being detained in Gibraltar, is currently leased to the country's elite Revolutionary Guards....
09:00, 08/21/2019

| Percy Tau one step away from realising Champions League dream Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau's Club Brugge moved to the brink of Champions League qualification with an away win over LASK in a first-leg Play-off tie....
09:00, 08/21/2019

| Aussie skipper Paine plays down Archer fear, backs Warner Australia captain Tim Paine says the tourists will not be intimidated by England fast bowler Jofra Archer and has backed misfiring batsman David Warner....
09:00, 08/21/2019

Life Time fitness club inks Front & York deal Maintaining a healthy lifestyle in Brooklyn will soon be easier. Life Time, which runs wellness and fitness clubs around the country, has just leased a new space in Brooklyn — marking its latest NYC location after opening in Manhattan in 2016. The co...
09:34, 08/21/2019

Havas and McCubbin split massive lease on Madison Avenue Havas PR Worldwide and McCubbin Hosiery have now split the former Rose Associates fifth floor digs through subleases at the 26-story 200 Madison Ave. which takes up the full blockfront between East 35th and 36th streets....
09:34, 08/21/2019

|ChinesepaperattacksTwitterandFacebookforshuttingaccounts Twitter and Facebook’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Hong Kong drew swift backlash from Chinese state media and internet users....
09:34, 08/21/2019

LEADING OFF: Kluber shut down, Mets making moves LEADING OFF: Kluber rehab shut down, Mets making moves as schedule toughens, Verlander faces Cabrera for first time, Marlins-Braves with hot tempers again       ...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Ban the detention of pregnant women | Letter Emma Ginn, the director of Medical Justice, warns that women in immigration detention receive inadequate healthcareYou report how a pregnant rape survivor experiencing a miscarriage and barely able to stand was unlawfully held in immigration detentio...
10:00, 08/21/2019

Goldman moves to take majority control of China joint venture Goldman Sachs has applied for majority control of its Chinese joint venture, the bank confirmed on Wednesday, the latest international bank to do so ahead of Chinese plans to eventually allow foreigners full control....
10:00, 08/21/2019

India's ONGC sells 3rd Oct-loading Sokol crude cargo at steady premium -sources * Indian oil explorer ONGC Videsh has sold a cargo of Russian Sokol crude at a premium of about $5.75 a barrel to Dubai quotes via a tender, two trade sources told Reuters on Wednesday...
10:00, 08/21/2019

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

Facebook to Let Users Control Their Data From Other Companies Facebook will start letting users control the data it receives about them from other apps and websites off the platform, a step toward a pledge of enhanced privacy CEO Mark Zuckerberg made last year....
10:34, 08/21/2019

Singapore lets firms apply for trademarks via mobile app Businesses can file for trademark protection with the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore via a new mobile app, which aims to speed up the application process to 10 minutes from the current 60 minutes....
11:34, 08/21/2019

White House expected to replace illegal-immigrant family ‘loophole’: reports The Trump administration on Wednesday plans to end a legal “loophole” that has allowed illegal-immigrant families to enter the U.S., according to reports....
11:34, 08/21/2019

Trump cancels visit with Denmark PM after she rebuffs 'absurd' idea of US buying Greenland President Trump on Tuesday abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, saying there was no point to the trip after Frederiksen called the idea that the U.S. might buy Greenland from Denmark "absurd" -- and said t...
11:34, 08/21/2019

Man charged with shipping sanctions-controlled machines to Iran Federal authorities have accused a man of scheming to export metal-processing machines to Iran in violation of U.S. non-nuclear proliferation and terrorism sanctions....
11:34, 08/21/2019

US will not provide flu shots to all detained migrants at southern border U.S. Customs and Border Protection confirmed Tuesday that they would not be providing flu shots to migrants and refugees at the southern border despite the flu-related deaths of three children....
12:00, 08/21/2019

Italian PM Giuseppe Conte slams deputy, says he'll resign over political crisis Amid a political crisis and another election, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Tuesday he'll resign -- as the nation is being driven into chaos by a deputy who's only interested in advancing his own prospects....
12:00, 08/21/2019

From Rihanna To Miley Cyrus, See The 11 Women Who Have Won Summer It’s been a #HotGirlSummer of Barbie-pink feathers, crop tops and kaftans, but amidst the fashion highlights, these 11 females have bossed the summer months in ways that aren’t related to Instagram content...
12:00, 08/21/2019

Israel holds back on Trump's Democrat Jews 'disloyalty' remark Israeli officials on Wednesday offered a muted response to remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump who said American Jews who vote for the democratic Party were 'disloyal.'...
12:00, 08/21/2019

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

Netflix Adds a New Section to Showcase Upcoming Titles Netflix is rolling out a new section in its app for TV-based devices, giving users trailers of content that is set to release soon, as well as letting users set reminders....
13:00, 08/21/2019

Apple TV+ May Offer Netflix-Like Limited Offline Viewing Apple TV+ is found to support limited offline viewing and restrict streaming on multiple devices. The new revelations come just after the paid streaming service was reported to debut in November at a......
13:00, 08/21/2019

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

Turkfest: Ireland's little festival with a big heart – a photo essay Every summer, the population of Inishturk, an island off Ireland’s west coast, swells to five times its normal size – when it opens its doors to 200 Turkfest revellersInishturk is an island nine miles off the coast of County Mayo in west Ireland, mid...
13:34, 08/21/2019

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

Preorder and Save on the Multitool of Carabiners On an infinite timescale, there will eventually be a multitool variant of every conceivable consumer product released on Kickstarter, but this versatile carabiner from the folks who brought us a pretty incredible pen in 2017 makes more sense than mos...
14:00, 08/21/2019

First, Players Destroyed Their Guitar Controllers, Then Developers Destroyed The Game Who among us hasn’t dreamed of standing on a stage and smashing a guitar? Last weekend, a new Guitar Hero-style game let a few lucky players do just that, turning a real guitar into splinters and shards after they finished their song. Then, in one fi...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Former Epstein cellmate requests prison transfer, claiming 'deplorable' conditions, threats from guards An ex-cop facing the death penalty who briefly shared a cell with disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein asked a judge Tuesday to move him to a new facility, claiming guards threatened him inside a New York federal lockup.  ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

California gang members laugh in court while receiving life sentences for attempted murder of cop: report Two California gang members, convicted of attempted murder in the 2015 shooting of a police officer, smiled and laughed as a judge handed them life sentences on Monday, according to a report.  ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Teen honors father killed in Afghanistan with special graduation photos A Nebraska teen who was just a kid when her father died from an IED explosion in Afghanistan more than a decade ago found a way to honor him in her high school graduation pictures. ...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Cooling goo sidewalks and other strange new weapons in the war on urban heat Los Angeles faces a doubling of its extreme heat days but has fresh ideas to keep residents cool - and tackle the inequality of who suffersHow US cities are scrambling to protect people from extreme heatLos Angeles can sometimes feel like a sprawling...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Montara oil spill: site's new operator rejects suggestion it couldn't afford second clean-up Jadestone CEO says it could cover the cost of cleaning up a major spill, even though company has never made a profitThe new operator of the site of Australia’s worst ever oil spill has dismissed concerns it might not have the financial capacity to cl...
14:00, 08/21/2019

Kaepernick reveals what led him to risk his career It was ultimately a means of taking on police brutality and systemic racial injustice, but former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick says his decision to kneel in protest during the pregame National Anthem began with one man....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Fearing tobacco's fate, palm oil industry fights back On the morning of Feb. 26, executives from a Washington consultancy presented a strategy paper to some of the most powerful officials in the Malaysian palm oil industry....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Adversity in Contender Series doesn't halt Phil Rowe's move into UFC Rowe survived a rough start to his fight on Dana White's Contender Series, but the welterweight came on strong and ended up getting the show's only contract on Tuesday....
14:34, 08/21/2019

19 MMA thoughts, including how Stipe Miocic's persistence paid off in gold Stipe Miocic insisted on sitting out until he received a UFC title rematch with Daniel Cormier. He got it and again became the champ. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts, as well as what to expect from Monday's show....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Almost done with the excessive heat! TUCSON – One more excessively hot afternoon and then we cool down this weekend!  Today: Another scorcher! Highs near record (10%)! High: 109° (108° 1930) Tonight: Partly cloudy and warm. Low: 79° Tomorrow: Mix of sun and clouds with isolated s...
14:34, 08/21/2019

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

UA students carjacked at gunpoint, speak out TUCSON – A boyfriend and girlfriend just moved into their University of Arizona apartments. A date night that was supposed to be fun, turned into a nightmare at gunpoint. “I normally park my car across the street because there is free par...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Harvey Weinstein wants to move trial out of NYC NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein has asked that the disgraced movie mogul’s upcoming criminal trial be moved out of New York City, saying he can’t get a fair trial. In a longshot motion filed with the state appellate court on...
14:34, 08/21/2019

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

12-year-old wins Tucson Birthday Stamp Design contest TUCSON – The Tucson Birthday Stamp Design Contest winner was announced Tuesday morning. Nola Gelling, 12, a seventh-grader at Khalsa Montessori School is the grand prize winner this year. The 12-year-old grew up drawing in her mother’s studio. She lo...
14:34, 08/21/2019

Florida woman’s dog dyed green and pink in bizarre grooming debacle LAKE WORTH BEACH, Fla. (WPTV) — A Lake Worth Beach woman is still in shock after taking her dog to a recent groomer for a visit. Graziella Puleo intended for her dog Lola, a Golden Retriever and poodle mix, to get a buzz cut, teeth cleaned, nails tri...
14:34, 08/21/2019

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

South African court rules display of apartheid flag constitutes hate speech A South African court on Wednesday ruled that displaying the country's apartheid-era flag in public constituted hate speech that discriminated against black people and violated equality laws....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Germany readies for possible realities, such as disorderly Brexit Germany is preparing for a no-deal Brexit although Berlin would still prefer an orderly British divorce from the European Union, a German government spokesman said on Wednesday before Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets Chancellor Angela Merkel....
14:34, 08/21/2019

Iran president: international waterways won't be as safe if Iran oil exports cut to zero If Iran's oil exports are cut to zero, international waterways will not have the same security as before, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday at a meeting with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, according to Khamenei's official web...
14:34, 08/21/2019

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

CHEAP: A 9.7-inch iPad? For $249? You must be lying (I’m not!) Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Often, when I am lying in my bed or lounging on the sofa, I don’t particularly enjoy reading articles or watching videos on my phone’s (relatively) small screen. ...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin now holds 70% of the total crypto market share’ Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Kierkegaard used to say: Money ma...
15:00, 08/21/2019

Here's how flattening interest rates are affecting the housing market George Ratiu, senior economist for realtor.com, and Bess Freedman, and CEO of Brown Harris Stevens, join "Squawk Box" to discuss the latest mortgage app data and the health of the housing market....
15:00, 08/21/2019

History Will Remember the Trade War's Economic Impact, Not the Fed's Economists see recessions as complex phenomena with multiple causes. Historians and the public prefer simple narratives. So while a recession remains more risk than reality, the fight over the narrative is well under way....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Why football needs a united front to tackle online abuse of players Social media regulation is a societal problem which far transcends football. Those who view Twitter, Facebook and the like as frivolous digital hobbies ignore the central and formative place they occupy in the modern world....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Ian Holloway demands Brexit to stop 'European Union changing football' after new handball rules Ian Holloway has bizarrely claimed that Brexit must be pushed through to stop the European Union "telling us what to do" over new handball rules in the Premier League....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Alibaba postpones up to $15 billion Hong Kong listing amid protests, Reuters reports Alibaba held a board meeting before its latest quarterly earnings release last week, during which the board decided to postpone the Hong Kong listing, Reuters reported....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Sweeping tax reform plan unveiled to help Americans ‘keep more’ Plans by President Trump and conservative governors to cut taxes are getting a big push in a new report that urges sweeping reforms in personal and business taxes to let Americans keep more of what they earn and spark wider job creation....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Mi A3 vs Redmi Note 7 Pro Mi A3 price in India is set at Rs. 12,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant, while Redmi Note 7 Pro price starts at Rs. 13,999 for the same 4GB RAM + 64GB storage configuration....
16:00, 08/21/2019

MoviePass User Records Said to Have Been Exposed on Public Server MoviePass has reportedly exposed thousands of unencrypted customer card numbers and personal credit cards because a critical server was not protected with a password....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Sen. Markey apologizes to Rep. Kennedy for 'insensitivity' of aide's mental-health retweet Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., found himself apologizing Tuesday after a top campaign aide retweeted a message about "mental health issues" in the family of Rep. Joe Kennedy, a potenial challenger for Markey's Senate seat....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Silver Rally Cools as Investors Await Fresh Fed Signals Prices of silver edged lower, pausing a recent rally as investors looked ahead to the release of Fed minutes and a Friday speech by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Mortgage Market Reopens to Risky Borrowers More than a decade after the financial crisis, home buyers with low credit scores or high debt levels as well as those lacking traditional employment are finding it easier to obtain credit....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Kim-Joy’s recipe for camembert turtle brioche Easier to make than it looks, this cheese-filled baked reptile will bring the most diffident of guests out of their shellThis recipe takes some planning as you need to make the dough the night before, but it is definitely worth it. If you own a stand...
16:00, 08/21/2019

20 best egg recipes: part 1 Elizabeth David’s simple yet delicious omelette Molière and Simon Hokpinson’s guide to boiling the perfect egg – our favourite recipes using that most essential of kitchen staplesOFM’s 20 best egg recipes: part 2OFM’s 20 best egg recipes: part 3OFM’s...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Brian Flores Loads Practice Playlist With Jay-Z Tracks One Day After Kenny Stills Criticizes NFL's Roc Nation Partnership Dolphins head coach Brian Flores and wide receiver Kenny Stills have not been on the same page when it comes to Stills speaking out about systemic racism. A couple weeks back, Flores delivered a weak-sauce admonishment when Stills criticized owner St...
16:00, 08/21/2019

The Lakers Already Have A Center Hey, remember back in mid-July, when the Lakers traded the moon and stars for one of the most talented young players in the NBA? Remember that? Remember when the team and the player did their big introductory press conference? Remember during that pr...
16:00, 08/21/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Baltimore Ravens Some people are fans of the Baltimore Ravens. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Baltimore Ravens. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Report: Inter Miami's Proposed Stadium Site Is An Arsenic-Filled Poison Pit The long wait to watch David Beckham’s Miami MLS franchise play in all the promised glitziness has hit yet another unfortunate snag: the ground where Inter Miami’s ritzy new stadium is to be built is literally poisoned....
16:00, 08/21/2019

Walmart sues Tesla after solar panels start bursting into flames on store roofs In something of a bizarre story, Walmart is suing Tesla after solar panels it purchased from the EV company caught fire on a number of Walmart stores. As it stands now, Tesla solar panels can be found on as many as 240 Walmart stores across the count...
16:34, 08/21/2019

| Italy's PM Conte: 'Mr Nobody' who found his voice Dubbed "Mr Nobody" when he was named Italy's prime minister, Giuseppe Conte became increasingly assertive in a political crisis that has ripped apart the governing coalition....
16:34, 08/21/2019

| Italy in limbo after PM Conte attacks Salvini and resigns Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said Tuesday he would resign, lashing out at far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini for pursuing his own interests by pulling the plug on the government coalition....
16:34, 08/21/2019

Sainz: Simulators will reduce impact of F1 testing cut McLaren driver Carlos Sainz Jr believes simulators are now advanced enough to mitigate the impact of any testing cuts as Formula 1 moves towards a record 22-race calendar for 2020...
16:34, 08/21/2019

Employers Try New Language to Lure Job Seekers Companies are revamping how they write job descriptions, adding a greater level of detail and tweaking language to entice a broader range of applicants in a tight job market....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Radiation Sensors Went Out in Russia. Official Explanations Changed. Sensors that might have shed light on a mysterious nuclear accident stopped sending data in the days afterward. Technical problems were blamed. Then an official said Russia did not have to share data....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Trump, Maduro confirm 'secret' Venezuela-US talks amid increased pressure on socialist regime President Donald Trump and Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro both confirmed that there have been “secret” discussions between the two nations for months now even as the U.S. ramped up economic sanctions against the socialist regime....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Amazon rainforest burning at a record rate Fires are raging at a record rate in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, and scientists warn it could strike a devastating blow to the fight against climate change....
17:00, 08/21/2019

Trump rule would allow for indefinite detention of immigrant families – live New rule would effectively replace the Flores agreement, which sets 20-day limit for families held in custodySign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 4.13pm BST The federal deficit is expected to balloon to a higher than expected level ov...
17:34, 08/21/2019

March for Our Lives unveils sweeping gun reform agenda: 'The time is now' Student activists call for 30% reduction in civilian firearms and mandatory buyback programMarch for Our Lives, the organization created by survivors of the February 2018 mass school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Parkland, Flori...
17:34, 08/21/2019

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

Liverpool’s attacking verve will test validity of Arsenal’s positive start | Paul Wilson The only two sides to win both Premier League games so far meet on Saturday at Anfield, where Arsenal have a terrible recent record they can only improve onBurnley should feel flattered. After giving their usual feisty performance at the Emirates las...
17:34, 08/21/2019

US briefing: Trump's antisemitic trope, mass shootings and Venezuela Wednesday’s top story: president accuses Jewish Democrats of ‘disloyalty’. Plus, inside the Mississippi prison known as ‘gangland’Subscribe now to receive the morning briefing by email.Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories. Cont...
17:34, 08/21/2019

US military drone shot down over Yemen Two US officials say drone was brought down on Tuesday south-east of the capital Sana’aA US military MQ-9 drone has been shot down in Yemen’s Dhamar governate, south-east of the Houthi-controlled capital Sana’a, two US officials have said.A Houthi mi...
17:34, 08/21/2019

The best photography from Cortona on the Move festival 2019 – in pictures The relationship between humans and the landscape is the theme of Italy’s leading contemporary photography festival. Now in its ninth year, Cortona on the Move brings together photographers from around the world with a program of exhibitions, lecture...
17:34, 08/21/2019

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

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

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

What's Coming and Going From Netflix in September 2019 This month, Netflix gets the movies American Psycho, Mystic River, Superbad, 300, The Taking of Pelham 123, and the second and third Lord of the Rings films. (You can’t get Fellowship on Netflix. Weird!) In TV, there’s season 9 of The Walking Dead, s...
17:34, 08/21/2019

How to Calm Rowdy Kids, According to Teachers The idea of throwing a party for a gaggle of your kid’s friends sounds great in theory, but dealing with an additional five (six? Eight? A dozen?) children requires a special set of skills—the very kind a teacher has, in spades....
17:34, 08/21/2019

You Won't See Quantum Internet Coming The quantum internet is coming sooner than you think—even sooner than quantum computing itself. When things change over, you might not even notice. But when they do, new rules will protect your data against attacks from computers that don’t even exi...
17:34, 08/21/2019

Guidemaster: The best gaming headsets for your console or gaming rig Enlarge / Just an armful of the gaming headsets we tested. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stories all about g...
17:34, 08/21/2019

No-deal Brexit likely to reduce Britain's power trading liquidity by 10-20% The liquidity of Britain's short-term power markets is likely to fall by 10-20% if the country leaves the European Union without a deal at the end of October, a senior executive at the EPEX SPOT power exchange told Reuters....
18:00, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Fitbit eyes 1 mln new users in Singapore health scheme Fitbit Inc has won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October....
18:00, 08/21/2019

BofA CEO Moynihan plays down fears of U.S. recession - CNBC Bank of America Corp Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan on Wednesday played down fears of a potential U.S. recession, saying strong consumer spending could keep the economy growing....
18:00, 08/21/2019

US OPEN '19: Williams-Osaka reverberations felt, year later The chaotic 2018 U.S. Open final between Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka still reverberates as this year's last Grand Slam tennis tournament is about to start in Flushing Meadows        ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Phoenix Police Now Required to Self-Report Every Time They Point a Gun at Someone: ‘That’s a Traumatic Event’ Phoenix is well known for its oppressive heat and obnoxious Republicans. But with police misconduct rapidly working its way up the power rankings, city officials have announced that Phoenix officers will now be required to document every instance in ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Morrisons moves to end killing of male calves at birth UK supermarket guarantees market for unwanted offspring of dairy cows on suppliers’ farms that might otherwise be slaughtered immediatelyMorrisons is guaranteeing a market for all male calves born on its dairy suppliers’ farms in a bid to stop them b...
18:34, 08/21/2019

McCain’s family fights to define legacy of civility, service Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks at a rally in Davenport, Iowa, on Oct. 11, 2008. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File) WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain’s family is asking Americans to reach out to one another and agre...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Gerard Butler knows his Angel Has Fallen character should probably be dead by now As Secret Service agent Mike Banning, Gerard Butler has taken his share of spills—and bullets—in the Has Fallen franchise. Now, Banning and Butler are back for the third movie, Angel Has Fallen, which features the usual explosions and gunfights, but ...
18:34, 08/21/2019

The White Trees takes three war buddies on a kink-infused fantasy journey There isn’t a lot of room for erotica in superhero comics. It’s a genre tailored for mass market appeal, and while there are plenty of sexualized characters, explicit sexual content has a ceiling at publishers like Marvel and DC. Chip Zdarsky and Kri...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Outer space is endless in Ad Astra's vivid new IMAX trailer In advance of James Gray’s anticipated Ad Astra blasting off at TIFF next week, a new trailer has been dropped teasing its eventual IMAX release. Well, it gets the job done, because now we can’t imagine not seeing it in a way engulfs every single one...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Remember the good times with 4 extra minutes of Spider-Man: Far From Home footage Sony and Marvel Studios may be breaking up, with Sony taking full custody of the Spider-Man movies and all of the money they’ve been bringing in, but we’ll always have the memories. Remember when Spider-Man took Captain America’s shield, and he was l...
18:34, 08/21/2019

Royal Bank of Canada's Profit Increases Royal Bank of Canada’s profit increased in its fiscal third quarter as net interest income rose by almost 10%, but the bank’s chief executive said the lender would conserve capital and avoid acquisitions due to global economic uncertainty....
19:00, 08/21/2019

Some Firms Say to Hold Out for an Emerging-Market Rebound Shares of stocks from India to Russia to South Africa have slid, pulling the MSCI Emerging Markets Index down 5.5% for the month. Some investors though say a rally may be near....
19:00, 08/21/2019

Trump ramps up criticism of Federal Reserve amid White House fears of a slowdown In a series of tweets, Trump blamed Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell for the slowdown in economic growth, saying that he is “doing great” with China and other trade deals....
19:00, 08/21/2019

Los Angeles Dodgers' Cody Bellinger loses his pants sliding into third base The Los Angeles Dodgers have been one of the hottest teams in baseball in 2019 -- but a mishap against the Toronto Blue Jays involving Dodgers centerfielder Cody Bellinger nearly made the team too hot for TV....
19:00, 08/21/2019

E-cigarettes damage blood vessels even if devices don’t contain nicotine, study finds Often touted as a safer alternative to cigarettes, e-cigarettes can have negative effects on a user’s blood vessels, damaging them after just one use, a new study says. ...
19:00, 08/21/2019

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19:34, 08/21/2019

Normani’s insane ‘Motivation’ dance move launches viral butt challenge Can you bounce a basketball off your booty after also bouncing it on your knee, doing a ballet twirl and looking fly as hell? Didn’t think so. Nevertheless, hoards of fans are trying to recreate the physics-defying basketball twerk in Normani&#...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Thousands RSVP to ‘Brexit beach party’ Facebook event in the Netherlands Nearly 10,000 people have already signed up on Facebook to attend the proposed event that would allow people to look out to sea as “Great Britain wakes up as a closed institution.”...
19:34, 08/21/2019

Trump says not looking at changing capital gains tax U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he is not looking to index capital gains taxes to the inflation rate, which could slash the taxes that investors pay on profits from asset sales, or to cut payroll taxes....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Trump: A vote for a Democrat is a vote against Israel President Donald Trump beat back criticism of his comments accusing American Jews who vote for Democrats of "great disloyalty" and went a step further on Wednesday, saying any vote for a Democrat is a vote against Israel....
19:34, 08/21/2019

Spain issues international alert as listeria cases hit 150 Spain's health ministry issued an international alert over the country's biggest ever listeriosis outbreak on Wednesday as the number of people affected rose to 150, including one fatality....
20:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. imposes sanctions on three Chinese accused of fentanyl trafficking The U.S. Treasury on Wednesday imposed sanctions on three Chinese men accused of illegally trafficking fentanyl, acting three weeks after President Donald Trump accused Beijing of reneging on pledges to stem a flood of the highly addictive synthetic ...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Woody Allen's Rainy Day in New York to open Deauville film festival Romance whose release was cancelled by Amazon set to enjoy highest-profile platform to date, ahead of distribution in France, Italy and elsewhere A Rainy Day in New York, Woody Allen’s romantic comedy dropped by distributor Amazon in the wake of the ...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Massachusetts State Police union's ex-boss embezzled funds to buy meals, flowers for lover, prosecutors say A former president of the Massachusetts State Police union was arrested Wednesday after he “embezzled and misused” the organization’s funds by purchasing more than $4,000 in flowers for his lover and bankrolling a trip to Miami Beach -- among other l...
20:00, 08/21/2019

California dog rescued after collapsing from heatstroke on trail, prompting warning to pet owners A dog who suffered heatstroke while accompanying his owner on a hike in California during the weekend triggered an urgent rescue mission and a warning to pet owners to think twice about exercising their animals in hot weather....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Ohio man charged with kidnapping after woman escapes from freezer with frostbite, police say An Ohio man faces kidnapping charges after a woman told police she escaped from a freezer at a Cleveland-area home where she may have been held for days, according to police. ...
20:00, 08/21/2019

UK miscounted EU, other immigrants before Brexit vote Britain has undercounted its long-term immigrants from the European Union by almost a quarter of a million and overestimated how many non-EU students stayed in the country after their studies, statisticians said on Wednesday....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Israel, South Korea forge free trade deal Israel and South Korea concluded three years of negotiations on a free trade agreement on Wednesday, hoping to build on a more than 15% jump in bilateral trade last year to $2.5 billion....
20:34, 08/21/2019

BMW 3 Series India First Drive Review The latest seventh generation BMW 3 Series is here to thrill. A capable, mature sedan, the 3 Series retains its sports sedan appeal, and yet offers more by way of luxury, comfort and tech. Enough to......
20:34, 08/21/2019

Watch: George Springer sets Astros' leadoff homer record vs. Tigers Center fielder George Springer set the franchise record for leadoff homers in a single season by belting his 10th game-opening bomb of the year in a win against the Detroit Tigers....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Derogatory student loan debt is growing at 'stunning' pace, Fed report says The total amount of household debt in the United States has grown for the 20th consecutive quarter and student loans have become the most prevalent type of "severely derogatory" debt, new statistics show....
20:34, 08/21/2019

Sudan: Civilian-majority ruling council sworn in General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan has been announced as the head of the new council. While many citizens welcome the progress towards democracy, a group of lawyers has petitioned for reunification with South Sudan....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Italian politicians launch bid to keep new elections, Salvini at bay Worried about the possibility of far-right leader Matteo Salvini taking power, Italy's main opposition party opened the door on talks to form a new government, but it warned that "loyal membership" to the EU is a must....
21:00, 08/21/2019

British consulate staff member detained after visiting China's Shenzhen China confirmed that it detained a Hong Kong British Consulate employee who went missing on a business trip to mainland China. Britain's Foreign Office said it is "extremely concerned" about the case....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Does Germany need a stimulus package to cope with recession? German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz has been mulling an economic stimulus package, should Europe's largest economy slide into a full-blown recession. It would mark a departure from a policy of balanced annual budgets....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Sean Spicer, Trump’s First White House Press Secretary, Joins the Dancing With the Stars Cast (NEW YORK) — Christie Brinkley, Hannah Brown of “The Bachelorette” and former White House press secretary Sean Spicer are among the contestants on the next season of “Dancing with the Stars.” ABC announced the celebrity ...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Badge life: The story behind DEFCON’s hackable crystal electronic badge Enlarge / The unadorned "human" badge from DEFCON 27: hackable jewelry. (credit: Joe Grand/ DEFCON) LAS VEGAS—There are many things that make the DEFCON conference stand above all other hacking conferences. It's the largest, of course, with over 30...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Former Colorado school custodian becomes elementary school principal A former Colorado custodian is skyrocketing up the educational ladder, landing a gig as elementary school principal this year, according to a new report....
21:00, 08/21/2019

Trump calls Denmark leader’s comment on his bid to buy Greenland ‘nasty’ WASHINGTON — President Trump ratcheted up his dispute with Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen, calling comments she made about his bid to buy Greenland “nasty.” “I thought the prime minister’s statement that it was an absurd idea was nasty...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Man arrested after botched castration surgery in Florida That’s nuts. An elderly Florida man with a bizarre castration obsession was busted by cops for allegedly performing a botched, at-home surgery on another man whom he met through a site on the dark web for those with eunuch fetishes, police said. Offi...
21:00, 08/21/2019

China says it detained British Consulate staffer for violating public order A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in the Chinese border city of Shenzhen for violating a law on public order, Beijing acknowledged Wednesday. Simon Cheng was slapped with 15 days of administrative detention for...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Gennady Golovkin and Sergiy Derevyanchenko set for MSG title clash After weeks of bitter negotiations, an agreement is in place for Gennady Golovkin and Sergiy Derevyanchenko to fight on Oct. 5 at the Garden for the vacant IBF middleweight championship, according to ESPN. The deal was officially completed Wednesday,...
21:00, 08/21/2019

Dave Dombrowski ‘surprised’ Red Sox hot seat is warming up After a stretch of time when the Red Sox won three consecutive AL East titles — culminating in a franchise-record 108 wins and a World Series championship last season — Boston general manager Dave Dombrowski is quickly learning how forget...
21:00, 08/21/2019

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

Coco Gauff’s final US Open tune-up a sold-out affair Coco Gauff, the 15-year-old sensation, says she wants to “change the world.” First she will look to win her first U.S. Open match. Gauff has one last date Wednesday night in North Carolina before storming into Flushing Meadows for her fir...
21:34, 08/21/2019

Mexican Tomato Growers Reach Agreement to End U.S. Duties Mexican tomato growers reached a last-minute deal with the U.S. Commerce Department that will suspend an antidumping investigation and remove duties on U.S. imports of Mexican tomatoes in exchange for Mexico raising prices and submitting to inspectio...
21:34, 08/21/2019

In Northern Ireland, Young People Worry Bloody History Could Return After Brexit As the prospect of Britain abruptly leaving the European Union with no deal becomes more likely, a younger generation that escaped the violence in Northern Ireland see a physical border as divisive and risky....
21:34, 08/21/2019

Tiny Nevada town near secretive Area 51 braces for alien hunters Connie West, co-owner of an alien-themed motel in the tiny U.S. desert outpost of Rachel, Nevada, believes they are coming no matter what. Not aliens, but alien hunters....
21:34, 08/21/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Jamey Eisenberg's Busts 3.0 Jamey Eisenberg reshapes his final version of Busts to help you avoid potential hazards in your draft based on current ADP, but he starts with an apology for Chris Carson....
21:34, 08/21/2019

Audi to slot high-powered RS 6 Avant wagon in U.S. lineup The redesigned wagon, on sale in North America next year, boasts a 591 hp twin-turbo powered V-8 engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel-drive, producing 590 pounds-feet of torque....
22:00, 08/21/2019

Surprise Discovery of 45,000-Year-Old Tools in Mongolia Indicates Early Human Migration Stone tools uncovered in Mongolia by an international team of archaeologists indicate that modern humans traveled across the Eurasian steppe about 45,000 years ago, about 10,000 years earlier than archaeologists previously believed. ...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Christ in the Labyrinth, Pointing to a Sacred Pilgrimage of the Knights’ Templar In 1996 during restoration work on a medieval cloister in the ancient city of Alatri, in the southern district of Lazio in Italy, a fresco was discovered with the image of Christ in the centre of an enormous labyrinth.  ...
22:00, 08/21/2019

3800-Year-Old Carvings Show Starving City’s Pleas To Water God Were Answered 3,800 years ago, the people living in what is now called Vichama, Peru carved snakes and human heads into their walls alongside depictions of emaciated people. They were starving and dying and hoped a water deity would finally be lenient and send the...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Brexit: Angela Merkel gives Boris Johnson 30 days to come up with solution to backstop - live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen 6.54pm BST Here are the main points from the press conference.If one is able to solve this conundrum, if one finds this solution, we said we would probably find it in the next two ye...
22:00, 08/21/2019

Scientists at an aquarium just figured out how to save Florida’s ‘Great Barrier Reef’ Scientists in Florida may have just saved the the third largest coral reef on the planet. Florida Aquarium Senior Coral Scientist Keri O’Neil, aka “The Coral Whisperer,” and her team of researchers today announced they’d successfully spawned Atlantic...
22:34, 08/21/2019

Liquidators of dead shitcoin factory Cryptopia must reconcile 900,000 user accounts one-by-one The liquidator overseeing the slow death of New Zealand-based shitcoin factory Cryptopia has issued its latest update and states progress is “pleasing.” However, it’s not all been plain sailing for liquidators Grant Thornton. It took several months f...
22:34, 08/21/2019

| Sudan forms sovereign council to lead transition: spokesperson Sudan's generals and opposition alliance on have formed a sovereign council that will head the country during its three-year transition to civilian rule, a spokesperson has said....
22:34, 08/21/2019

Boxing News at Five: Kubrat Pulev says “scared” Tyson Fury is using his name to get some PR, Tim Tszyu wants Kell Brook fight Kubrat Pulev denies he is running scared of Tyson Fury, and Tim Tszyu likes the idea of fighting either Kell Brook or Dennis Hogan next The post Boxing News at Five: Kubrat Pulev says “scared” Tyson Fury is using his name to get some PR, Tim Tszyu wa...
22:34, 08/21/2019

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

The co-founder of Google's controversial AI unit DeepMind has reportedly been 'placed' on leave, but it's not clear why (GOOG, GOOGL) DeepMind The co-founder of DeepMind, Mustafa Suleyman, has been placed on leave of absence, according to a Bloomberg report on Wednesday. "Mustafa is taking time out right now after 10 hectic years," a DeepMind spokesperson told Bloomberg. At the U...
22:34, 08/21/2019

BofA CEO Moynihan plays down fears of U.S. recession: CNBC Bank of America Corp Chief Executive Officer Brian Moynihan on Wednesday played down fears of a potential U.S. recession, saying strong consumer spending could keep the economy growing....
23:00, 08/21/2019

State Department approves Taiwan's $8B deal for 66 F-16s The State Department has approved the $8 billion sale of 66 F-16 fighter planes to Taiwan, amid stalled U.S.-China trade talks, strife in Hong Kong and a military build-up by nations in the region....
23:00, 08/21/2019

MLB teams fear Juan Soto’s power. Now they also must worry about him stealing bases. The 20-year-old left fielder has 12 steals this season and has been caught just once, turning a deficiency, or a non-skill, into a deceptive strength....
23:00, 08/21/2019

AUD/USD: Has Aussie Dollar Found a Bottom? The question in the title is an important one for a lot of forex traders today who are watching AUD/USD. Besides, any major move in this pair will have implications for other U.S. dollar pairs, too. You can get answers now in this new 2-min. video ...
23:00, 08/21/2019

AMS clear to make takeover bid for Osram in potential bidding war Austrian sensor maker AMS will go ahead with a takeover bid for Osram that values the German lighting group at 4.3 billion euros ($4.8 billion), it said on Wednesday, setting the stage for a potential bidding war....
23:00, 08/21/2019

India needs to reduce ecommerce restrictions to revive economy: Amazon executive India needs to encourage ecommerce and reduce red tape to help small businesses sell online and export goods to help revive sagging domestic economic growth, a senior Amazon.com executive said on Wednesday....
23:00, 08/21/2019